Molly E Waring

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pregnancy intention, receipt of pre-conception care, and pre-conception weight counseling reported by overweight and obese women in late pregnancy
    Molly E Waring
    Division of Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases and Vulnerable Populations, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Massachusetts Medical School University of Massachusetts Memorial Health Care, Worcester, MA, USA Electronic address
    Sex Reprod Healthc 6:110-1. 2015
  2. pmc Pregnant women's interest in a website or mobile application for healthy gestational weight gain
    Molly E Waring
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 368 Plantation Street, Worcester, MA 01605, USA Electronic address
    Sex Reprod Healthc 5:182-4. 2014
  3. pmc The home environment and childhood obesity in low-income households: indirect effects via sleep duration and screen time
    Bradley M Appelhans
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1700 W, Van Buren St, Suite 470, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:1160. 2014
  4. pmc Early-treatment weight loss predicts 6-month weight loss in women with obesity and depression: implications for stepped care
    Molly E Waring
    Division of Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases and Vulnerable Populations, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, United States Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 76:394-9. 2014
  5. pmc Gestational weight gain within recommended ranges in consecutive pregnancies: a retrospective cohort study
    Molly E Waring
    Division of Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases and Vulnerable Populations, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Midwifery 29:550-6. 2013
  6. pmc Transitions, Risks, and Actions in Coronary Events--Center for Outcomes Research and Education (TRACE-CORE): design and rationale
    Molly E Waring
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:e44-50. 2012
  7. pmc Weight and mortality following heart failure hospitalization among diabetic patients
    Molly E Waring
    Division of Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases and Vulnerable Populations, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Med 124:834-40. 2011
  8. pmc Incident diabetes in relation to weight patterns during middle age
    Molly E Waring
    Department of Community Health, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:550-6. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Correlates of weight patterns during middle age characterized by functional principal components analysis
    Molly E Waring
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:201-9. 2010
  10. pmc Institute of medicine 2009 gestational weight gain guideline knowledge: survey of obstetrics/gynecology and family medicine residents of the United States
    Tiffany A Moore Simas
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of Massachusetts Medical School UMass Memorial Health Care, Worcester, MA, USA
    Birth 40:237-46. 2013

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. doi request reprint Pregnancy intention, receipt of pre-conception care, and pre-conception weight counseling reported by overweight and obese women in late pregnancy
    Molly E Waring
    Division of Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases and Vulnerable Populations, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Massachusetts Medical School University of Massachusetts Memorial Health Care, Worcester, MA, USA Electronic address
    Sex Reprod Healthc 6:110-1. 2015
    ..Of these, 29% reported pre-conception weight counseling (5% of sample). Unrealized opportunities exist in the clinical setting for promoting weight management during the childbearing years. ..
  2. pmc Pregnant women's interest in a website or mobile application for healthy gestational weight gain
    Molly E Waring
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 368 Plantation Street, Worcester, MA 01605, USA Electronic address
    Sex Reprod Healthc 5:182-4. 2014
    ..The Internet is a promising modality for delivering interventions to prevent excessive gestational weight gain and associated maternal and child health consequences. ..
  3. pmc The home environment and childhood obesity in low-income households: indirect effects via sleep duration and screen time
    Bradley M Appelhans
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1700 W, Van Buren St, Suite 470, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:1160. 2014
    ..With the aim of informing interventions, this study examined pathways through which the physical and social home environment may promote childhood overweight/obesity in low-income households...
  4. pmc Early-treatment weight loss predicts 6-month weight loss in women with obesity and depression: implications for stepped care
    Molly E Waring
    Division of Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases and Vulnerable Populations, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, United States Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 76:394-9. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate whether early-treatment weight loss progress predicts clinically significant 6-month weight loss among women with obesity and depression...
  5. pmc Gestational weight gain within recommended ranges in consecutive pregnancies: a retrospective cohort study
    Molly E Waring
    Division of Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases and Vulnerable Populations, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Midwifery 29:550-6. 2013
    ..to examine whether, among parous women, adherence to gestational weight gain (GWG) recommendations in the most recent previous pregnancy is associated with adherence to GWG recommendations in the current pregnancy...
  6. pmc Transitions, Risks, and Actions in Coronary Events--Center for Outcomes Research and Education (TRACE-CORE): design and rationale
    Molly E Waring
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:e44-50. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Weight and mortality following heart failure hospitalization among diabetic patients
    Molly E Waring
    Division of Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases and Vulnerable Populations, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Med 124:834-40. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to examine all-cause mortality in relation to weight status among patients with type 2 diabetes hospitalized for decompensated heart failure...
  8. pmc Incident diabetes in relation to weight patterns during middle age
    Molly E Waring
    Department of Community Health, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:550-6. 2010
    ..This study underscores the importance of obesity in diabetes risk and the importance of preventing the development of overweight and obesity earlier in life...
  9. doi request reprint Correlates of weight patterns during middle age characterized by functional principal components analysis
    Molly E Waring
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:201-9. 2010
    ..Describing weight trajectories using functional methods may further our understanding of how weight impacts health. We characterize weight patterns and describe correlates of these patterns...
  10. pmc Institute of medicine 2009 gestational weight gain guideline knowledge: survey of obstetrics/gynecology and family medicine residents of the United States
    Tiffany A Moore Simas
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of Massachusetts Medical School UMass Memorial Health Care, Worcester, MA, USA
    Birth 40:237-46. 2013
    ..Our objective was to examine resident prenatal caregivers' knowledge of revised guidelines...
  11. pmc Reliable change in depression during behavioral weight loss treatment among women with major depression
    Andrew M Busch
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E211-8. 2013
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  12. doi request reprint Implications of new hypertension guidelines in the United States
    Monica L Bertoia
    Department of Epidemiology, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Hypertension 60:639-44. 2012
    ..Additional efforts are needed in the treatment of elevated BP, especially among individuals with an increased risk of coronary artery disease...
  13. doi request reprint Reliability of Predicting Early Hospital Readmission After Discharge for an Acute Coronary Syndrome Using Claims-Based Data
    David D McManus
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts Department of Medicine, Meyers Primary Care Institute, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 117:501-7. 2016
    ..Incorporating additional factors into risk-adjusted readmission models may improve their accuracy and validity for use as indicators of hospital quality. ..
  14. pmc Self-reported pre-pregnancy weight versus weight measured at first prenatal visit: effects on categorization of pre-pregnancy body mass index
    Erica Holland
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Massachusetts Medical School University of Massachusetts Memorial Health Care, 119 Belmont Street, Jaquith Building, Worcester, MA, 01605, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:1872-8. 2013
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  15. doi request reprint Prepregnancy weight, gestational weight gain, and risk of growth affected neonates
    Tiffany A Moore Simas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:410-7. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate associations between maternal BMI-specific GWG adherence in the context of these new guidelines and risk of small for gestational age (SGA) and large for gestational age (LGA) neonates...
  16. doi request reprint Characteristics of contemporary patients discharged from the hospital after an acute coronary syndrome
    Robert J Goldberg
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester Electronic address
    Am J Med 128:1087-93. 2015
    ..We describe these factors in a cohort of patients recruited from 6 hospitals in Massachusetts and Georgia after an acute coronary syndrome...
  17. pmc Assessing depression in obese women: an examination of two commonly-used measures
    Kristin L Schneider
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, United States Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 75:425-30. 2013
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  18. pmc Diet quality and history of gestational diabetes mellitus among childbearing women, United States, 2007-2010
    Rui S Xiao
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 368 Plantation St, The Albert Sherman Center, ASC7 1063, Worcester, MA 01605 Email
    Prev Chronic Dis 12:E25. 2015
    ..Diet quality plays an important role in the prevention of type 2 diabetes. We compared diet quality among childbearing women with a history of GDM with the diet quality of childbearing women without a history of GDM...
  19. pmc Self-rated cardiovascular risk and 15-year cardiovascular mortality
    Robert Gramling
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, Rhode Island, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:302-6. 2008
    ..We evaluated whether lower self-ratings of CVD risk are associated with lower rates of CVD death after addressing potential confounding by an extensive set of social and biologic CVD risk factors...
  20. doi request reprint Patient report of guideline-congruent gestational weight gain advice from prenatal care providers: differences by prepregnancy BMI
    Molly E Waring
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Birth 41:353-9. 2014
    ..We examined pregnant women's recall of prenatal care provider GWG advice in relation to prepregnancy body mass index (BMI)...
  21. pmc The impact of sleep, stress, and depression on postpartum weight retention: a systematic review
    Rui S Xiao
    Clinical and Population Health Research Program, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, United States Division of Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases and Vulnerable Populations, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, United States Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 77:351-8. 2014
    ..To review the impact of sleep, stress, and/or depression on postpartum weight retention...
  22. pmc Tweeting it off: characteristics of adults who tweet about a weight loss attempt
    Sherry Pagoto
    Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:1032-7. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe adults who use Twitter during a weight loss attempt and to compare the positive and negative social influences they experience from their offline friends, online friends, and family members...
  23. doi request reprint Overweight, obesity, and weight change among incarcerated women
    Jennifer G Clarke
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Warren Alpert Brown University Medical School at Memorial Hospital, Pawtucket, RI, USA
    J Correct Health Care 18:285-92. 2012
    ..3 to +9.2 lbs) with 71% of women gaining weight. Women incarcerated for 2 weeks or less at time of study enrollment experienced higher average weight weekly gains than those incarcerated longer than 2 weeks (1.7 lbs vs. 0.8 lbs)...
  24. pmc Six-month mortality and cardiac catheterization in non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction patients with anemia
    Wen Chih Wu
    Research Enhancement Award Program, Providence, Massachusetts, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 22:317-23. 2011
    ..We investigated whether receipt of cardiac catheterization relates to 6-month death rates among patients with different severity of anemia...
  25. doi request reprint Association of Objectively Measured Physical Activity and Metabolic Syndrome Among US Adults With Osteoarthritis
    Shao Hsien Liu
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 67:1371-8. 2015
    ..To investigate the association between objectively measured physical activity and metabolic syndrome among adults with osteoarthritis (OA)...
  26. doi request reprint Adapting Behavioral Interventions for Social Media Delivery
    Sherry Pagoto
    Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, United States
    J Med Internet Res 18:e24. 2016
    ..We also discuss issues pertinent to social media-delivered interventions, including cost, scalability, and privacy. Finally, we identify areas of research that are needed to optimize this emerging behavioral intervention modality. ..
  27. doi request reprint Implications of new hypertension guidelines in the United States
    Monica L Bertoia
    Department of Community Health, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 121 S Main St, Box G S121, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Hypertension 58:361-6. 2011
    ..Additional efforts are needed in the treatment of elevated BP, especially among individuals with an increased risk of CAD...
  28. doi request reprint Testing item response theory invariance of the standardized Quality-of-life Disease Impact Scale (QDIS(®)) in acute coronary syndrome patients: differential functioning of items and test
    Nina Deng
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, 01655, USA
    Qual Life Res 24:1809-22. 2015
    ..This study examined the IRT invariance of the QDIS-standardized IRT parameters in an independent sample...
  29. doi request reprint Mental health care use in relation to depressive symptoms among pregnant women in the USA
    Nancy Byatt
    Departments of Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Massachusetts Medical School UMass Memorial Health Care, Worcester, MA, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 19:187-91. 2016
    ..While 8.2 % (95 % CI 4.6-11.8) of pregnant women were depressed, only 12 % (95 % CI 1.8-22.1) of these women reported mental health care use in the past year. ..
  30. pmc Tobacco counseling experience prior to starting medical school, tobacco treatment self-efficacy and knowledge among first-year medical students in the United States
    Rui S Xiao
    Clinical and Population Health Research Program, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 368 Plantation Street, Worcester, MA 01605, USA Division of Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases and Vulnerable Populations, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 368 Plantation Street, Worcester, MA 01605, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 73:119-24. 2015
    ....
  31. pmc Mediterranean and Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension dietary patterns and risk of sudden cardiac death in postmenopausal women
    Monica L Bertoia
    Department of Epidemiology MLB, EWT, DSM, and CBE and Biostatistics JWH, School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, RI Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI AB Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA MLN and LFT Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL LVH Departments of Quantitative Health Sciences MEW and Medicine WL, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL JMS and the Memorial Hospital of RI Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Pawtucket, RI CBE
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:344-51. 2014
    ..All of these foods and nutrients may affect cholesterol, inflammation, the development of atherosclerosis, and, therefore, risk of cardiac death...
  32. pmc Change in physical activity after a diabetes diagnosis: opportunity for intervention
    Kristin L Schneider
    1Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 2Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 3Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 4Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 5Department of Aging and Geriatric Research, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 6HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, Minneapolis, MN 7Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 8Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA 9Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA and 10Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:84-91. 2014
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  33. doi request reprint Overweight in children and adolescents in relation to attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: results from a national sample
    Molly E Waring
    Department of Community Health, Brown Medical School, Box G S121, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e1-6. 2008
    ..The current study estimated the prevalence of overweight in children and adolescents in relation to attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and medication use...