Jihong Liu

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Breastfeeding duration and perinatal cigarette smoking in a population-based cohort
    Jihong Liu
    Div of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:309-14. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Disparities in dental insurance coverage and dental care among US children: the National Survey of Children's Health
    Jihong Liu
    Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Pediatrics 119:S12-21. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Urban-rural differences in overweight status and physical inactivity among US children aged 10-17 years
    Jihong Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Rural Health 24:407-15. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Acculturation, physical activity, and obesity among Hispanic adolescents
    Jihong Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina USC, Columbia, SC, USA
    Ethn Health 14:509-25. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The metabolic syndrome: are rural residents at increased risk?
    Tushar Trivedi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Rural Health 29:188-97. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Maternal obesity and gestational weight gain in rural versus urban dwelling women in South Carolina
    Alexa Gallagher
    South Carolina Rural Health Research Center, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Rural Health 29:1-11. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Balancing work and family: effect of employment characteristics on breastfeeding
    Chinelo Ogbuanu
    Georgia Department of Community Health, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Hum Lact 27:225-38; quiz 293-5. 2011
  8. doi request reprint A qualitative study of factors affecting pregnancy weight gain in African American women
    Kara Goodrich
    University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly St, Suite 318, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:432-40. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Maternal obesity, folate intake, and neural tube defects in offspring
    Daria M McMahon
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 97:115-22. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Postpartum screening for diabetes among Medicaid-eligible South Carolina women with gestational diabetes
    Nathan L Hale
    Department of Health Services Policy and Management, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e163-9. 2012

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. pmc Breastfeeding duration and perinatal cigarette smoking in a population-based cohort
    Jihong Liu
    Div of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:309-14. 2006
    ..We examined the association between breastfeeding duration and maternal smoking before, during, and after pregnancy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Disparities in dental insurance coverage and dental care among US children: the National Survey of Children's Health
    Jihong Liu
    Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Pediatrics 119:S12-21. 2007
    ..We sought to understand disparities in dental insurance coverage and dental care among US children by race/ethnicity, urban/rural residence, and socioeconomic status...
  3. doi request reprint Urban-rural differences in overweight status and physical inactivity among US children aged 10-17 years
    Jihong Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Rural Health 24:407-15. 2008
    ..Few studies have examined the prevalence of overweight status and physical inactivity among children and adolescents living in rural America...
  4. doi request reprint Acculturation, physical activity, and obesity among Hispanic adolescents
    Jihong Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina USC, Columbia, SC, USA
    Ethn Health 14:509-25. 2009
    ..Little is known about how acculturation may influence participation in leisure-time physical activity and obesity among adolescents. The objective of this study was to examine these associations among Hispanic adolescents...
  5. doi request reprint The metabolic syndrome: are rural residents at increased risk?
    Tushar Trivedi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Rural Health 29:188-97. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Maternal obesity and gestational weight gain in rural versus urban dwelling women in South Carolina
    Alexa Gallagher
    South Carolina Rural Health Research Center, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Rural Health 29:1-11. 2013
    ..To our knowledge, no studies to date have examined differences in prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) and gestational weight gain (GWG) patterns by rurality...
  7. doi request reprint Balancing work and family: effect of employment characteristics on breastfeeding
    Chinelo Ogbuanu
    Georgia Department of Community Health, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Hum Lact 27:225-38; quiz 293-5. 2011
    ..81; 95% CI, 0.65-0.99). To improve breastfeeding initiation and duration in the United States, part-time options may be an effective solution for working mothers...
  8. doi request reprint A qualitative study of factors affecting pregnancy weight gain in African American women
    Kara Goodrich
    University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly St, Suite 318, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:432-40. 2013
    ..The majority of women were motivated to engage in healthy behaviors during pregnancy. However, the interviews also uncovered a number of misconceptions and barriers that can serve as future intervention messages and strategies...
  9. doi request reprint Maternal obesity, folate intake, and neural tube defects in offspring
    Daria M McMahon
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 97:115-22. 2013
    ..We also studied relationships between perinatal folate intake from food and the NTD risk by maternal BMI...
  10. doi request reprint Postpartum screening for diabetes among Medicaid-eligible South Carolina women with gestational diabetes
    Nathan L Hale
    Department of Health Services Policy and Management, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e163-9. 2012
    ..To examine the rate of timely postpartum screening for diabetes among Medicaid-eligible women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  11. doi request reprint Maternal obesity and breast-feeding practices among white and black women
    Jihong Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold J Norman School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:175-82. 2010
    ..Lower rates of breast-feeding among black women suggest that they should continue to be the focus of the programs and policies aimed at breast-feeding promotion in the United States...
  12. doi request reprint Variation in Excessive Fetal Growth across Levels of Prenatal Care among Women with Gestational Diabetes
    Nathan L Hale
    Department of Health Services Policy and Management, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Prim Care Community Health 2:225-8. 2011
    ..Examine the association between prenatal care and excessive fetal growth outcomes among mothers with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  13. doi request reprint Child- and state-level characteristics associated with preventive dental care access among U.S. children 5-17 years of age
    Mei Lin
    Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:320-9. 2012
    ..S. children aged 5-17 years. State-level factors contribute to variation in dental care access across states and need to be considered in state-level planning...
  14. pmc The effect of maternity leave length and time of return to work on breastfeeding
    Chinelo Ogbuanu
    Maternal and Child Health Program, Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Community Health, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e1414-27. 2011
    ..We investigated the effect of maternity leave length and time of first return to work on breastfeeding...
  15. ncbi request reprint Assessing natural groupings of common leisure-time physical activities and its correlates among US adolescents
    Jihong Liu
    Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Phys Act Health 10:470-9. 2013
    ..We examined the natural groupings of leisure-time physical activities (LTPA) among US adolescents and their correlates...
  16. pmc Maternal immune markers in serum during gestation and in breast milk and the risk of asthma-like symptoms at ages 6 and 12 months: a longitudinal study
    Nelís Soto-Ramírez
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC, 29208, USA
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 8:11. 2012
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  17. pmc Effects of cardiorespiratory fitness on aging: glucose trajectory in a cohort of healthy men
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:617-22. 2012
    ..We modeled the age-related trajectory of glucose and determined whether cardiorespiratory fitness altered the trajectory in a cohort of men from the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study...
  18. ncbi request reprint Co-varying patterns of physical activity and sedentary behaviors and their long-term maintenance among adolescents
    Jihong Liu
    Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:465-74. 2010
    ..We examined the covarying patterns of physical activity and sedentary behaviors among adolescents and their long-term maintenance...
  19. pmc Racial disparities in colorectal cancer incidence by type 2 diabetes mellitus status
    Philip P Cavicchia
    South Carolina Statewide Cancer Prevention and Control Program, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:277-85. 2013
    ..Though T2DM is known to be associated with colorectal cancer (CRC), information on racial differences in the relationship between T2DM and CRC is limited...
  20. ncbi request reprint Assessing Natural Groupings of Common Leisure-Time Physical Activities and Its Correlates Among US Adolescents
    Jihong Liu
    Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
    J Phys Act Health 10:470-9. 2013
    ..Better understanding of common LTPAs and their natural groupings is useful in the design of effective PA interventions...
  21. doi request reprint Neonatal outcomes for immigrant vs. native-born mothers in Taiwan: an epidemiological paradox
    Sudha Xirasagar
    Department of Health Services Policy and Management, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:269-79. 2011
    ..Findings can be used to initiate public education to reverse the widespread negative perceptions and attitudes towards immigrant spouses in Taiwan...
  22. pmc Reasons why women do not initiate breastfeeding: A southeastern state study
    Chinelo A Ogbuanu
    Department of Health Services Policy and Management, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Womens Health Issues 19:268-78. 2009
    ..Our objectives are to study women's self-reported reasons for not initiating breastfeeding and to determine whether these reasons vary by race/ethnicity, and other maternal and hospital support characteristics...
  23. pmc Physical activity during pregnancy in a prospective cohort of British women: results from the Avon longitudinal study of parents and children
    Jihong Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, HESC 208B, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:237-47. 2011
    ..Our findings provide insights that are relevant to the design of future observational and intervention studies concerned with the effects of physical activity during pregnancy on health outcomes for mothers and offspring...
  24. pmc Racial differences in gestational weight gain and pregnancy-related hypertension
    Jihong Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 24:441-7. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to examine racial differences in gestational weight gain (GWG) and pregnancy-related hypertension...
  25. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and electronic media use in the SEARCH for diabetes in youth case-control study
    Felipe Lobelo
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e1364-71. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the physical activity (PA) and electronic media (EM) use habits of a population-based, ascertained sample of youths with diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  26. doi request reprint Does physical activity during pregnancy reduce the risk of gestational diabetes among previously inactive women?
    Jihong Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Birth 35:188-95. 2008
    ..Our study examined whether physical activity during pregnancy reduced the risk of gestational diabetes among women who were physically inactive before pregnancy...
  27. ncbi request reprint Obesity subtypes and risk of spontaneous versus medically indicated preterm births in singletons and twins
    Hamisu M Salihu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:13-20. 2008
    ..Similar findings were observed in twins. These data suggest that obesity increases the risk for medically indicated but not spontaneous preterm birth in both singletons and twins...
  28. ncbi request reprint Differences in food environment perceptions and spatial attributes of food shopping between residents of low and high food access areas
    Inderbir Sohi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
    J Nutr Educ Behav 46:241-9. 2014
    ..To explore potential differences in food shopping behaviors and healthy food availability perceptions between residents living in areas with low and high food access...
  29. doi request reprint Fatty acids in breast milk associated with asthma-like symptoms and atopy in infancy: a longitudinal study
    Nelís Soto-Ramírez
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, USA
    J Asthma 49:926-34. 2012
    ..We prospectively investigated the relationship between FAs in colostrum and breast milk and asthma-like symptoms (AS) and atopy in infancy...
  30. pmc Emergency contraception in emergency departments in Oregon, 2003
    Kenneth D Rosenberg
    Office of Family Health, Oregon Department of Human Services, 800 NE Oregon Street, Suite 850, Portland, OR 97212, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1453-7. 2005
    ..We sought to learn about access to emergency contraception (EC) in Oregon emergency departments, both for women who are rape patients and for women who have had consensual unprotected sexual intercourse ("nonrape patients")...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of primary infertility in China: in-depth analysis of infertility differentials in three minority province/autonomous regions
    Jihong Liu
    Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 37:55-74. 2005
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  32. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of characteristics of women with cervical cancer in high- versus low-incidence regions
    Jihong Liu
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 94:803-10. 2004
    ..To identify particular characteristics that might help explain the markedly higher rate of invasive cervical cancer in southern China as compared with Australia...
  33. ncbi request reprint Physical well-being and school enrollment: a comparison of adopted and biological children in one-child families in China
    Jihong Liu
    Oregon Office of Family Health, 800 NE Oregon Street, Suite 370, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:609-23. 2004
    ..These results suggest that adopted children were as healthy and well-fed as biological children, but adopted children aged 7-14 years were less likely to be enrolled in school than biological children...
  34. ncbi request reprint Immunizations in children with special health care needs in a medical home model of care
    Ronald C Samuels
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Matern Child Health J 12:357-62. 2008
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  35. ncbi request reprint The Pediatric Alliance for Coordinated Care: evaluation of a medical home model
    Judith S Palfrey
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1507-16. 2004
    ....