AUDREY FRIEDA SAFTLAS

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Work, leisure-time physical activity, and risk of preeclampsia and gestational hypertension
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:758-65. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Motivational interviewing and intimate partner violence: a randomized trial
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 24:144-50. 2014
  3. pmc Genome-wide association study identifies a maternal copy-number deletion in PSG11 enriched among preeclampsia patients
    Linlu Zhao
    Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:61. 2012
  4. pmc Growth in VLBW infants fed predominantly fortified maternal and donor human milk diets: a retrospective cohort study
    Tarah T Colaizy
    Department of Pediatrics, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    BMC Pediatr 12:124. 2012
  5. pmc A probabilistic sampling method (PSM) for estimating geographic distance to health services when only the region of residence is known
    Kirsten M M Beyer
    Institute for Health and Society, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 53226, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 10:4. 2011
  6. pmc Prevalence of intimate partner violence among an abortion clinic population
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1412-5. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Immunogenetic determinants of preeclampsia and related pregnancy disorders: a systematic review
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:162-72. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Optimizing buccal cell DNA yields in mothers and infants for human leukocyte antigen genotyping
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa College of Public Health, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:77-84. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Abortion, changed paternity, and risk of preeclampsia in nulliparous women
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa College of Public Health, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:1108-14. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Racial disparity in pregnancy-related mortality associated with livebirth: can established risk factors explain it?
    A F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 152:413-9. 2000

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Work, leisure-time physical activity, and risk of preeclampsia and gestational hypertension
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:758-65. 2004
    ..Consistent with other studies, these data suggest that regular physical activity during pregnancy may reduce preeclampsia risk...
  2. doi request reprint Motivational interviewing and intimate partner violence: a randomized trial
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 24:144-50. 2014
    ..To determine if motivational interviewing (MI) improves self-efficacy (primary outcome), depressive symptoms (secondary outcome), and stage-of-readiness-to-change (secondary outcome) among women in abusive relationships...
  3. pmc Genome-wide association study identifies a maternal copy-number deletion in PSG11 enriched among preeclampsia patients
    Linlu Zhao
    Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:61. 2012
    ..This genome-wide association study (GWAS) aims to identify maternal single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) and copy-number variants (CNVs) involved in the etiology of PE...
  4. pmc Growth in VLBW infants fed predominantly fortified maternal and donor human milk diets: a retrospective cohort study
    Tarah T Colaizy
    Department of Pediatrics, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    BMC Pediatr 12:124. 2012
    ..Primary outcome was change in weight z-score from birth to hospital discharge...
  5. pmc A probabilistic sampling method (PSM) for estimating geographic distance to health services when only the region of residence is known
    Kirsten M M Beyer
    Institute for Health and Society, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 53226, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 10:4. 2011
    ..However, estimated distances are often imprecise and, we suspect, biased due to a lack of specific residential location data. In many cases, to protect subject confidentiality, data sets contain only a ZIP Code or a county...
  6. pmc Prevalence of intimate partner violence among an abortion clinic population
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1412-5. 2010
    ..Violence severity increased with frequency. Abortion patients experience high intimate partner violence rates, indicating the need for targeted screening and community-based referral...
  7. ncbi request reprint Immunogenetic determinants of preeclampsia and related pregnancy disorders: a systematic review
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:162-72. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Optimizing buccal cell DNA yields in mothers and infants for human leukocyte antigen genotyping
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa College of Public Health, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:77-84. 2004
    ..Cytobrush sampling of the mouth's gutter areas can enhance DNA yield in mothers but not in young infants. DNA yields can be further optimized by controlling mailing and storage conditions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Abortion, changed paternity, and risk of preeclampsia in nulliparous women
    Audrey F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa College of Public Health, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:1108-14. 2003
    ..An immune-based etiologic mechanism is proposed, whereby prolonged exposure to fetal antigens from a previous pregnancy protects against preeclampsia in a subsequent pregnancy with the same father...
  10. ncbi request reprint Racial disparity in pregnancy-related mortality associated with livebirth: can established risk factors explain it?
    A F Saftlas
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 152:413-9. 2000
    ..These findings indicate that reproductive health care professionals need to develop strategies to reduce pregnancy-related deaths among both high- and low-risk Black women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Association of human leucocyte antigen sharing with recurrent spontaneous abortions
    H Beydoun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Tissue Antigens 65:123-35. 2005
    ..Therefore, adequately powered studies are needed, which employ standard case definitions and reproducible methodologies to directly assess the role of maternal-foetal HLA sharing on the risk of RSA...

Research Grants11

  1. DOMESTIC ABUSE IN PREGNANCY AND ADVERSE BIRTH OUTCOMES
    Audrey Saftlas; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  2. Impact of LEEP on cervical length and secretions
    Audrey Saftlas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Paired statistical techniques, simple and multivariate linear regression, ANOVA, two-way repeated measures ANOVA, and ANCOVA will be used. ..
  3. Intimate Partner Violence in a Women's Health Clinic Population
    Audrey Saftlas; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. DOMESTIC ABUSE IN PREGNANCY AND ADVERSE BIRTH OUTCOMES
    Audrey Saftlas; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Maternal-Fetal HLA Sharing and Risk of Preeclampsia
    Audrey Saftlas; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..05. The proposed study may be the first to examine the effects of maternal-fetal HLA sharing in an adequately powered epidemiological framework. ..
  6. DOMESTIC ABUSE IN PREGNANCY AND ADVERSE BIRTH OUTCOMES
    Audrey Saftlas; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Maternal-Fetal HLA Sharing and Risk of Preeclampsia
    Audrey Saftlas; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..05. The proposed study may be the first to examine the effects of maternal-fetal HLA sharing in an adequately powered epidemiological framework. ..
  8. DOMESTIC ABUSE IN PREGNANCY AND ADVERSE BIRTH OUTCOMES
    Audrey Saftlas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Maternal-Fetal HLA Sharing and Risk of Preeclampsia
    Audrey Saftlas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..05. The proposed study may be the first to examine the effects of maternal-fetal HLA sharing in an adequately powered epidemiological framework. ..
  10. Maternal-Fetal HLA Sharing and Risk of Preeclampsia
    Audrey Saftlas; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..05. The proposed study may be the first to examine the effects of maternal-fetal HLA sharing in an adequately powered epidemiological framework. ..