M A Schiff

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes following hospitalisation for a fall in Washington State from 1987 to 2004
    M A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    BJOG 115:1648-54. 2008
  2. doi request reprint The effect of air bags on pregnancy outcomes in Washington State: 2002-2005
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:85-92. 2010
  3. pmc Soccer injuries in female youth players: comparison of injury surveillance by certified athletic trainers and internet
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Athl Train 45:238-42. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes following hospitalization for motor vehicle crashes in Washington State from 1989 to 2001
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359960, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:503-10. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of reporting of seat belt use by police and crash investigators: variation in agreement by injury severity
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359960, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:961-5. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Soccer injuries in female youth players
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, Washingtonn 98104, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:369-71. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The injury severity score in pregnant trauma patients: predicting placental abruption and fetal death
    Melissa A Schiff
    School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Trauma 53:946-9. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Maternal and infant outcomes after injury during pregnancy in Washington State from 1989 to 1997
    Melissa A Schiff
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, School of Public Health, USA
    J Trauma 53:939-45. 2002
  9. doi request reprint Risk factors for pelvic fractures in lateral impact motor vehicle crashes
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359960, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 40:387-91. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive and reproductive risk factors for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in American Indian women
    M Schiff
    University of New Mexico School of Medicine, 2211 Lomas, NE Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 29:983-90. 2000

Research Grants

  1. Feasibility Study of Soccer Injuries
    Melissa Schiff; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Soccer Injuries in Girls
    Melissa Schiff; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Soccer Injuries in Girls
    Melissa Schiff; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. Soccer Injuries in Girls
    Melissa A Schiff; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes following hospitalisation for a fall in Washington State from 1987 to 2004
    M A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    BJOG 115:1648-54. 2008
    ..To evaluate the risk of adverse maternal and perinatal outcomes among pregnant women hospitalised following falls...
  2. doi request reprint The effect of air bags on pregnancy outcomes in Washington State: 2002-2005
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:85-92. 2010
    ..To estimate whether air-bag deployment is associated with an increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes...
  3. pmc Soccer injuries in female youth players: comparison of injury surveillance by certified athletic trainers and internet
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Athl Train 45:238-42. 2010
    ..Few authors have evaluated sports injury-surveillance systems that use parental, Internet-based surveys for data collection...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes following hospitalization for motor vehicle crashes in Washington State from 1989 to 2001
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359960, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:503-10. 2005
    ..9, 11.2) compared with women not in motor vehicle crashes. Pregnant women hospitalized following motor vehicle crashes are at increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes, regardless of the presence or severity of injuries...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of reporting of seat belt use by police and crash investigators: variation in agreement by injury severity
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359960, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:961-5. 2004
    ..To evaluate agreement between police and trained investigators regarding seat belt use by crash victims, according to injury severity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Soccer injuries in female youth players
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, Washingtonn 98104, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:369-71. 2007
    ..8%) had ever been injured. The injury incidence rate for the current season was 2.2/1000 soccer exposure hours (95% CI 1.5-3.1). Future studies should evaluate modifiable risk factors in youth to identify injury prevention strategies...
  7. ncbi request reprint The injury severity score in pregnant trauma patients: predicting placental abruption and fetal death
    Melissa A Schiff
    School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Trauma 53:946-9. 2002
    ..The Injury Severity Score (ISS) is the national standard for injury severity assessment but has been rarely validated in the pregnant population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Maternal and infant outcomes after injury during pregnancy in Washington State from 1989 to 1997
    Melissa A Schiff
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, School of Public Health, USA
    J Trauma 53:939-45. 2002
    ..Few population-based studies have assessed maternal and infant outcomes after nonfatal injuries occurring during pregnancy...
  9. doi request reprint Risk factors for pelvic fractures in lateral impact motor vehicle crashes
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359960, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 40:387-91. 2008
    ..Injury prevention strategies should focus on decreasing the magnitude of side or door panel intrusion to decrease the risk of pelvic fracture in the event of a lateral impact crash...
  10. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive and reproductive risk factors for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in American Indian women
    M Schiff
    University of New Mexico School of Medicine, 2211 Lomas, NE Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 29:983-90. 2000
    ..To evaluate contraceptive and reproductive risk factors for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) in southwestern American Indian women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in southwestern American Indian women
    M Schiff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 152:716-26. 2000
    ..3; 95% CI: 1.7, 6.2), and history of any sexually transmitted disease (OR = 2.0; 95% CI: 1.1, 3.5). Unlike previous research, this study found no strong associations between CIN and sexual activity or cigarette smoking...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adverse perinatal outcomes and risk for postpartum suicide attempt in Washington state, 1987-2001
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e669-75. 2006
    ..Our objectives were to determine the temporal risk period for these events and to assess whether maternal complications and adverse infant outcomes are associated with risk for postpartum suicide attempt...
  13. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for cervical intraepithelial neoplasm in Alaska Native women: a pilot study
    R F MacLehose
    Health Care Financing Administration, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Alaska Med 41:76-85. 1999
    ..0, 95% CI: 1.1-8.5). A larger investigation would be necessary to allow adequate evaluation of these, and other, risk factors for CIN among Alaska Native women...
  14. ncbi request reprint Serum carotenoids and risk of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in Southwestern American Indian women
    M A Schiff
    University of Washington, Department of Epidemiology, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:1219-22. 2001
    ..17-0.95) were associated with the lowest risk of CIN. In conclusion, specially targeted intervention efforts to increase consumption of fruits and vegetables may protect Southwestern American Indian women from developing CIN...
  15. pmc High uptake of postpartum hormonal contraception among HIV-1-seropositive women in Kenya
    Jennifer Balkus
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:25-9. 2007
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine patterns of contraceptive utilization among sexually active HIV-1-seropositive women postpartum and to identify correlates of hormonal contraception uptake...
  16. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption and the risk of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Kathryn L Adeney
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:161-6. 2007
    ..Coffee consumption has been associated with a decreased risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus. We examined the relationship between coffee consumption and the risk of gestational diabetes mellitus [GDM]...
  17. pmc Factors associated with peripartum hysterectomy
    Clara Bodelon
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:115-23. 2009
    ..To identify factors associated with peripartum hysterectomy performed within 30 days postpartum...
  18. doi request reprint Factors associated with contraceptive nonuse among US women ages 35-44 years at risk of unwanted pregnancy
    Kristen Upson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Contraception 81:427-34. 2010
    ..Women ages 35 years and older have the greatest proportion of contraceptive nonuse and unintended pregnancies ending in abortion...
  19. ncbi request reprint The sex ratio of pregnancies complicated by hospitalisation for hyperemesis gravidarum
    Melissa A Schiff
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    BJOG 111:27-30. 2004
    ..To evaluate the sex ratio among pregnancies complicated by first trimester hyperemesis gravidarum and extend previous findings to include a measure of severity...
  20. doi request reprint Psychiatric risk factors associated with postpartum suicide attempt in Washington State, 1992-2001
    Katherine A Comtois
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:120.e1-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate preexisting psychiatric risk factors for postpartum suicide attempts resulting in hospitalization...
  21. doi request reprint Risk factors for recurrent shoulder dystocia, Washington state, 1987-2004
    Hillary M Moore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:e16-24. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to identify recurrent shoulder dystocia risk factors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of preseason conditioning among high school athletes in two spring sports
    M Alison Brooks
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:241-7. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence and predictors of preseason conditioning among high school athletes...
  23. ncbi request reprint HLA alleles and risk of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia among southwestern American Indian women
    Melissa A Schiff
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Hum Immunol 66:1050-6. 2005
    ..7, 95% CI 0.9-7.3). Additionally, DQA1*0102 was associated with increased risk (OR 4.5, 95% CI 1.3-5.3) and HLA-A*02 with decreased risk (OR 0.4, CI 0.2-0.9). Our findings are discussed along with studies in other populations...
  24. doi request reprint Physician consultation, multidisciplinary care, and 1-year mortality in Medicare recipients hospitalized with hip and lower extremity injuries
    Annette L Adams
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1835-42. 2010
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  25. ncbi request reprint The identification of criteria to evaluate prehospital trauma care using the Delphi technique
    Matthew R Rosengart
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Trauma 62:708-13. 2007
    ..This study identifies the most important filters for auditing prehospital trauma care using a Delphi technique to achieve consensus of expert opinion...
  26. ncbi request reprint Childhood soccer injuries treated in U.S. emergency departments
    Annette L Adams
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:571-4. 2006
    ..The authors estimated the number of children treated in EDs for soccer-related injuries and described the nature of these injuries...

Research Grants5

  1. Feasibility Study of Soccer Injuries
    Melissa Schiff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings from this research will be used to for the development of a large, prospective cohort study to evaluate potentially modifiable risk factors for injury among female youth soccer players. ..
  2. Soccer Injuries in Girls
    Melissa Schiff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Little research has evaluated risk factors among female youth players. This project will evaluate lower extremity muscle strength and jump biomechanics as potential risk factors for soccer injuries in this vulnerable population. ..
  3. Soccer Injuries in Girls
    Melissa Schiff; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Little research has evaluated risk factors among female youth players. This project will evaluate lower extremity muscle strength and jump biomechanics as potential risk factors for soccer injuries in this vulnerable population. ..
  4. Soccer Injuries in Girls
    Melissa A Schiff; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Little research has evaluated risk factors among female youth players. This project will evaluate lower extremity muscle strength and jump biomechanics as potential risk factors for soccer injuries in this vulnerable population. ..