Jennifer Melville

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Women's perceptions about the etiology of urinary incontinence
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104 2499, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:1093-8. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Health care discussions and treatment for urinary incontinence in U.S. women
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:729-37. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Fecal incontinence in US women: a population-based study
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:2071-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Incontinence severity and major depression in incontinent women
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6460, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:585-92. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence in US women: a population-based study
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 356460, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195 6460, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:537-42. 2005
  6. pmc Psychosocial impact of serological diagnosis of herpes simplex virus type 2: a qualitative assessment
    J Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6460, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 79:280-5. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of comorbid psychiatric illness and its impact on symptom perception, quality of life, and functional status in women with urinary incontinence
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, 98195 6460, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:80-7. 2002
  8. pmc A meta-analysis of depression during pregnancy and the risk of preterm birth, low birth weight, and intrauterine growth restriction
    Nancy K Grote
    University of Washington, Seattle, 98105, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:1012-24. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency and clinical associations among veiled East African women in Washington State
    Susan D L Reed
    Public Health Services Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:206-13. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Fecal incontinence in primary care: prevalence, diagnosis, and health care utilization
    Gena C Dunivan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7080, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:493.e1-6. 2010

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Women's perceptions about the etiology of urinary incontinence
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104 2499, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:1093-8. 2008
    ..As little is known about these beliefs, our aim was to qualitatively assess what women perceive as the etiology of their urinary incontinence (UI)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Health care discussions and treatment for urinary incontinence in U.S. women
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:729-37. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the proportions of women with urinary incontinence who had discussed their condition with a health care provider or received treatment and to identify factors associated with seeking health care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Fecal incontinence in US women: a population-based study
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:2071-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of fecal incontinence (FI) and associated risk factors in a broad age range of community-dwelling women...
  4. ncbi request reprint Incontinence severity and major depression in incontinent women
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6460, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:585-92. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence of and factors associated with major depression in women with urinary incontinence...
  5. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence in US women: a population-based study
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 356460, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195 6460, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:537-42. 2005
    ..Less is known about UI in younger women, and few large surveys have been able to determine risk factors by linking their data to patients' medical findings...
  6. pmc Psychosocial impact of serological diagnosis of herpes simplex virus type 2: a qualitative assessment
    J Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6460, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 79:280-5. 2003
    ..To assess the emotional and psychosocial responses to a serological diagnosis of HSV-2 infection in individuals without previous history of genital herpes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of comorbid psychiatric illness and its impact on symptom perception, quality of life, and functional status in women with urinary incontinence
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, 98195 6460, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:80-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence and impact of major depression and panic disorder in women with urinary incontinence...
  8. pmc A meta-analysis of depression during pregnancy and the risk of preterm birth, low birth weight, and intrauterine growth restriction
    Nancy K Grote
    University of Washington, Seattle, 98105, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:1012-24. 2010
    ..Maternal depressive symptoms during pregnancy have been reported in some, but not all, studies to be associated with an increased risk of preterm birth (PTB), low birth weight (LBW), and intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency and clinical associations among veiled East African women in Washington State
    Susan D L Reed
    Public Health Services Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:206-13. 2007
    ..This could in part explain the high prevalence of fatigue, musculoskeletal complaints, and depressive symptoms in this population...
  10. doi request reprint Fecal incontinence in primary care: prevalence, diagnosis, and health care utilization
    Gena C Dunivan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7080, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:493.e1-6. 2010
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  11. pmc Depressive disorders during pregnancy: prevalence and risk factors in a large urban sample
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Schools of Social Work and Nursing, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98104 2499, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1064-70. 2010
    ..To estimate the prevalence of major and minor depression, panic disorder, and suicidal ideation during pregnancy while also identifying factors independently associated with antenatal depressive disorders...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relationship between patient report and physician assessment of urinary incontinence severity
    Jennifer L Melville
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 6460, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:76-80. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between patient report and physician assessment of urinary incontinence severity and to compare these assessments to a validated severity instrument...
  13. pmc Psychosocial stress during pregnancy
    Sarah M Woods
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:61.e1-7. 2010
    ..We sought to identify factors associated with high antenatal psychosocial stress and describe the course of psychosocial stress during pregnancy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Implementing a clinical and research registry in obstetrics: overcoming the barriers
    Susan M Bentley
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:192-8. 2007
    ..CONCLUSION: A mental health registry that merges clinical and research needs can be successfully integrated into the obstetric clinic setting...
  15. pmc Depressive symptoms, bone loss, and fractures in postmenopausal women
    Leslie Spangler
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:567-74. 2008
    ..Osteoporosis and depression may be associated through common physiologic systems or risk factors...
  16. doi request reprint Major depression and urinary incontinence in women: temporal associations in an epidemiologic sample
    Jennifer L Melville
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:490.e1-7. 2009
    ..To determine whether: (1) major depression is associated with increased risk for onset of urinary incontinence, and (2) urinary incontinence is associated with increased risk for onset of depression...
  17. doi request reprint Can mentors prevent and reduce burnout in new chairs of departments of obstetrics and gynecology: results from a prospective, randomized pilot study
    Steven G Gabbe
    Office of Dean, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:653.e1-7. 2008
    ..This study assessed burnout in new chairs of obstetrics and gynecology and whether mentoring by experienced chairs would prevent or reduce burnout...

Research Grants3

  1. Depression in OBGYN: Epidemiology/Services Interventions
    Jennifer Melville; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The award will provide crucial support for the applicant's ongoing development as an investigator in the area of depression in women. ..
  2. Reducing Disparities and Improving Care for Depression in OB-GYN Clinics
    Jennifer Melville; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The potential improvements in depression treatment outcomes and quality of life for the large proportion of women who receive their care in this setting will be substantial. ..