Mahbubur Rahman

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Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Well-woman visit of mothers and human papillomavirus vaccine intent and uptake among their 9-17 year old children
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, United States Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:5544-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Geographic variation in human papillomavirus vaccination uptake among young adult women in the United States during 2008-2010
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:5495-9. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in obesity risk knowledge among low-income reproductive-age women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 31:397-400. 2012
  4. pmc Pregnancy test taking is a correlate of unsafe sex, contraceptive nonadherence, pregnancy, and sexually transmitted infections in adolescent and young adult women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:339-43. 2013
  5. pmc Perceived susceptibility to pregnancy and its association with safer sex, contraceptive adherence and subsequent pregnancy among adolescent and young adult women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Contraception 87:437-42. 2013
  6. pmc Self-perception of weight gain among multiethnic reproductive-age women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0587, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:340-6. 2012
  7. pmc Racial difference in lean mass distribution among reproductive-aged women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston TX 77555 0587, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:346-52. 2010
  8. pmc Self-perception of weight and its association with weight-related behaviors in young, reproductive-aged women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1274-80. 2010
  9. pmc Accuracy of current body mass index obesity classification for white, black, and Hispanic reproductive-age women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:982-8. 2010
  10. pmc Predictors of higher bone mineral density loss and use of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0587, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:35-40. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Well-woman visit of mothers and human papillomavirus vaccine intent and uptake among their 9-17 year old children
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, United States Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:5544-8. 2013
    ..To examine the association between attending a well-woman clinic in the prior 2 years and obtaining the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine for their 9-17-year-old child...
  2. doi request reprint Geographic variation in human papillomavirus vaccination uptake among young adult women in the United States during 2008-2010
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:5495-9. 2013
    ..60-0.83) or complete (aPR 0.61, 95% CI, 0.53-0.71) the HPV vaccine series compared to women living in the Northeast. Interventions programs to improve HPV vaccine uptake in the Southern states are warranted. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in obesity risk knowledge among low-income reproductive-age women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 31:397-400. 2012
    ..To examine the level of obesity risk knowledge (ORK) among reproductive-age women and racial differences associated with it...
  4. pmc Pregnancy test taking is a correlate of unsafe sex, contraceptive nonadherence, pregnancy, and sexually transmitted infections in adolescent and young adult women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:339-43. 2013
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  5. pmc Perceived susceptibility to pregnancy and its association with safer sex, contraceptive adherence and subsequent pregnancy among adolescent and young adult women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Contraception 87:437-42. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Self-perception of weight gain among multiethnic reproductive-age women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0587, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:340-6. 2012
    ..To examine the accuracy of self-perception of weight gain and its correlates in a multiethnic reproductive-age population of women...
  7. pmc Racial difference in lean mass distribution among reproductive-aged women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston TX 77555 0587, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:346-52. 2010
    ..We examined the influence of age, race/ethnicity, and lifestyle variables on total and regional lean mass distribution in this population...
  8. pmc Self-perception of weight and its association with weight-related behaviors in young, reproductive-aged women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1274-80. 2010
    ..To examine weight misperceptions and their predictors and association with weight-related behaviors among low-income, multiethnic, reproductive-age women...
  9. pmc Accuracy of current body mass index obesity classification for white, black, and Hispanic reproductive-age women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:982-8. 2010
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  10. pmc Predictors of higher bone mineral density loss and use of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0587, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:35-40. 2010
    ..To identify possible predictive factors of higher bone loss, defined as at least 5%, at the spine or femoral neck, over time in depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) users...
  11. pmc Racial differences in body fat distribution among reproductive-aged women
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston TX 77555 0587, USA
    Metabolism 58:1329-37. 2009
    ..These findings raise questions regarding universally applied BMI-based guidelines for obesity and have implications for patient education regarding individual risk factors for cardiovascular disease and metabolic complications...
  12. ncbi request reprint Performance of Binax NOW Flu A and B and direct fluorescent assay in comparison with a composite of viral culture or reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction for detection of influenza infection during the 2006 to 2007 season
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 62:162-6. 2008
    ..During the 2006 to 2007 influenza season, DFA and Binax NOW demonstrated high specificity but failed to identify a substantial proportion of influenza infections...
  13. pmc Perceived weight gain as a correlate of physical activity and energy intake among white, black, and Hispanic reproductive-aged women
    Yen Chi L Le
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1987-93. 2010
    ..To estimate the effects of perception of weight gain on women's physical activity and eating behaviors over time...
  14. pmc Natural and social disasters: racial inequality in access to contraceptives after Hurricane Ike
    Ophra Leyser-Whalen
    Center of Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1861-6. 2011
    ....
  15. pmc Effect of hormonal contraceptives on vitamin B12 level and the association of the latter with bone mineral density
    Abbey B Berenson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Contraception 86:481-7. 2012
    ..The study was conducted to estimate the effect of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) and oral contraceptives (OC) containing 20 mcg ethinyl estradiol on serum B12 and whether observed changes impact bone mineral density (BMD)...
  16. pmc Early weight gain predicting later weight gain among depot medroxyprogesterone acetate users
    Yen Chi L Le
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:279-84. 2009
    ..To examine if early weight gain in depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) users predicts continued excessive weight gain and to identify risk factors of early weight gain in DMPA users...
  17. pmc Human papillomavirus vaccine uptake among 18- to 26-year-old women in the United States: National Health Interview Survey, 2010
    Tabassum H Laz
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Cancer 119:1386-92. 2013
    ..Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine uptake among young adult women has been reported to be very low. The authors conducted this study to provide an update on HPV vaccine uptake among 18- to 26-year-old women...
  18. pmc Changes in weight, total fat, percent body fat, and central-to-peripheral fat ratio associated with injectable and oral contraceptive use
    Abbey B Berenson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:329.e1-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine changes in bodyweight and composition that result from hormonal contraception...
  19. pmc Contribution of fat-free mass and fat mass to bone mineral density among reproductive-aged women of white, black, and Hispanic race/ethnicity
    Abbey B Berenson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    J Clin Densitom 12:200-6. 2009
    ..043) than Hispanics, whereas the effect of FM on spinal BMD was less (p<0.047). Both FM and FFM are important contributors to bone density although the balance of importance is slightly different between BMD and BMAD...
  20. pmc Effect of injectable and oral contraceptives on serum lipids
    Abbey B Berenson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0587, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:786-94. 2009
    ..To estimate the effects of using depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) or oral contraceptives (OCs) containing 20 micrograms ethinyl estradiol and 0.15 mg desogestrel on serum lipid levels...
  21. pmc A randomized controlled study of two educational interventions on adherence with oral contraceptives and condoms
    Abbey B Berenson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Contraception 86:716-24. 2012
    ..The study was conducted to examine the effectiveness of two different interventions on oral contraception (OC) adherence and condom use...
  22. pmc An update on human papillomavirus vaccine uptake among 11-17 year old girls in the United States: National Health Interview Survey, 2010
    Tabassum H Laz
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Vaccine 30:3534-40. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to provide an update on HPV vaccine uptake among 11-17 year old girls residing in the US...
  23. pmc The association of posttraumatic stress disorder with fast food and soda consumption and unhealthy weight loss behaviors among young women
    Jacqueline M Hirth
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1141-9. 2011
    ..This study examines the association of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms with fast food and soda consumption, unhealthy dieting behaviors, and body mass index (BMI) in a group of young women...
  24. pmc Physiologic and psychologic symptoms associated with use of injectable contraception and 20 microg oral contraceptive pills
    Abbey B Berenson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:351.e1-12. 2008
    ....
  25. pmc Gender differences among low income women in their intent to vaccinate their sons and daughters against human papillomavirus infection
    Abbey B Berenson
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 25:218-20. 2012
    ..The HPV vaccine was approved for use in males in 2009. The purpose of our study was to examine current intentions to vaccinate sons and daughters among low income women...
  26. pmc Prevalence and correlates of prescription drug misuse among young, low-income women receiving public healthcare
    Abbey B Berenson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    J Addict Dis 30:203-15. 2011
    ..This study adds to limited data available on medication misuse by young women who have few resources and demonstrates needs for prevention efforts in public clinics...
  27. pmc Health locus of control, acculturation, and health-related Internet use among Latinas
    Angelica M Roncancio
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    J Health Commun 17:631-40. 2012
    ..These findings can inform the design of Internet-based health information dissemination studies targeting Latinas...
  28. pmc Association of prescription drug misuse with risky motor vehicle behaviors among low-income young women
    Tabassum H Laz
    a Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Subst Abus 34:405-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between prescription drug misuse and risky motor vehicle behaviors among 16-24-year-old women...
  29. pmc Trends in serum lipids and hypertension prevalence among non-pregnant reproductive-age women: United States National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2008
    Tabassum H Laz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX, 77555 0587, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:1424-31. 2013
    ..Use of antihypertensive medication has also increased among reproductive-age women in the US. ..
  30. pmc Tubal risk markers for failure to place transcervical sterilization coils
    Ophra Leyser-Whalen
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Contraception 85:384-8. 2012
    ..The current study examines risk markers associated with the inability to deploy the EssureĀ® coils into the tubal lumen using the new ESS305 design...
  31. doi request reprint Assessing the need for and acceptability of a free-of-charge postpartum HPV vaccination program
    Abbey B Berenson
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 210:213.e1-7. 2014
    ..One way to improve this low rate is to administer the vaccine postpartum. We examined whether this population requires vaccination and whether they would be agreeable to receiving it free of charge after delivery...
  32. pmc Effect of injectable and oral contraceptives on glucose and insulin levels
    Abbey B Berenson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:41-7. 2011
    ..15 mg desogestrel) on serum glucose and insulin levels, as well as predictors of any observed changes...
  33. ncbi request reprint Performance of Directigen flu A+B enzyme immunoassay and direct fluorescent assay for detection of influenza infection during the 2004-2005 season
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 58:413-8. 2007
    ..Compared with culture, specificity of both EIA and DFA was 96%. During the 2004-2005 influenza season, both the EIA and DFA had low sensitivity and failed to detect influenza in many patients...
  34. pmc Adamantane-resistant influenza infection during the 2004-05 season
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Epidemiology Research Center ML2, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, 1000 N Oak Avenue, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:173-6. 2008
    ..Resistant and susceptible viruses caused similar symptoms and illness duration. The prevalence of resistance was highest in children...
  35. pmc A population-based study of hospital admission incidence rate and bacterial aetiology of acute lower respiratory infections in children aged less than five years in Bangladesh
    Abdullah H Baqui
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Heath, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 25:179-88. 2007
    ..Future studies should use more sensitive methods and more systematically look for resistance patterns of other pathogens in addition to Hib and Spn...
  36. ncbi request reprint Calculation of population attributable risk for bidi smoking and oral cancer in south Asia
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Clinical Practice Evaluation and Research Center, St Luke s International Hospital and St Luke s Life Science Institute, Akashi cho 9 1, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 8560, Japan
    Prev Med 40:510-4. 2005
    ..However, population attributable risk percent (PAR%) has not been determined yet...
  37. ncbi request reprint Bidi smoking and oral cancer: a meta-analysis
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Yoshidakonoe cho, Sakyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Int J Cancer 106:600-4. 2003
    ..It is important that this information be incorporated into smoking prevention and cessation efforts, particularly among the urban poor and rural mass in South Asian countries where bidi smoking is widely prevalent...