Martha M Werler

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of over-the-counter medications during pregnancy
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:771-7. 2005
  2. pmc Use of topiramate in pregnancy and risk of oral clefts
    Andrea V Margulis
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:405.e1-7. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint First-trimester use of selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitors and the risk of birth defects
    Carol Louik
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:2675-83. 2007
  4. pmc Drug certainty-response in interview-based studies
    Wai Ping Yau
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 20:1210-6. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Demographic and reproductive factors associated with hemifacial microsomia
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, 1010 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 41:494-50. 2004
  6. pmc Antidepressant use during pregnancy and the risk of preterm delivery and fetal growth restriction
    Sengwee Toh
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, 133 Brookline Ave 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 29:555-60. 2009
  7. pmc The impact of folic acid intake on the association among diabetes mellitus, obesity, and spina bifida
    Samantha E Parker
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:239.e1-8. 2013
  8. pmc Is there epidemiologic evidence to support vascular disruption as a pathogenesis of gastroschisis?
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 149:1399-406. 2009
  9. pmc Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor use and risk of gestational hypertension
    Sengwee Toh
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:320-8. 2009
  10. pmc Asthma in pregnancy and its pharmacologic treatment
    Carol Louik
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 105:110-7. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Use of over-the-counter medications during pregnancy
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:771-7. 2005
    ..We describe the patterns of over-the-counter medication use among pregnant women...
  2. pmc Use of topiramate in pregnancy and risk of oral clefts
    Andrea V Margulis
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:405.e1-7. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the association between the use of monotherapy topiramate in pregnancy and cleft lip with or without cleft palate (CL/P) in the offspring...
  3. ncbi request reprint First-trimester use of selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitors and the risk of birth defects
    Carol Louik
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:2675-83. 2007
    ..The risk of birth defects after antenatal exposure to selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) remains controversial...
  4. pmc Drug certainty-response in interview-based studies
    Wai Ping Yau
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 20:1210-6. 2011
    ..Imperfect recall of exposure timing challenges the ascertainment of medications in interview-based studies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Demographic and reproductive factors associated with hemifacial microsomia
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, 1010 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 41:494-50. 2004
    ..To identify demographic and reproductive risk factors for hemifacial microsomia in offspring...
  6. pmc Antidepressant use during pregnancy and the risk of preterm delivery and fetal growth restriction
    Sengwee Toh
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, 133 Brookline Ave 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 29:555-60. 2009
    ..The associations between prenatal exposure to antidepressants and preterm delivery and fetal growth restriction are controversial and poorly understood. We studied the relation between antidepressant use and these outcomes...
  7. pmc The impact of folic acid intake on the association among diabetes mellitus, obesity, and spina bifida
    Samantha E Parker
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:239.e1-8. 2013
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  8. pmc Is there epidemiologic evidence to support vascular disruption as a pathogenesis of gastroschisis?
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 149:1399-406. 2009
    ..However, the observation that increased ORs for some vasoactive exposures were confined to older women raises the question of whether inherent maternal factors might influence risk...
  9. pmc Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor use and risk of gestational hypertension
    Sengwee Toh
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:320-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effects of treatment with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) on the risks of gestational hypertension and preeclampsia...
  10. pmc Asthma in pregnancy and its pharmacologic treatment
    Carol Louik
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 105:110-7. 2010
    ..Asthma is among the most common serious medical problems in pregnancy, and its prevalence may be increasing. Management is problematic because asthma may harm the fetus, yet little is known about fetal risks of asthma medications...
  11. pmc Use of decongestants during pregnancy and the risk of birth defects
    Wai Ping Yau
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 178:198-208. 2013
    ..Accumulating evidence supports associations between first-trimester use of specific oral and possibly intranasal decongestants and the risk of some infrequent specific birth defects. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Periconceptional use of opioids and the risk of neural tube defects
    Mahsa M Yazdy
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts and the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Obstet Gynecol 122:838-44. 2013
    ..However, the consequences of opioid exposure to the developing human offspring are not known. We assessed whether maternal opioid use in the periconceptional period was associated with the risk of neural tube defects in the offspring...
  13. ncbi request reprint Short interpregnancy interval and gastroschisis risk in the National Birth Defects Prevention Study
    Kelly D Getz
    Massachusetts Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02108, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 94:714-20. 2012
    ..Short interpregnancy intervals (IPI) have been associated with an increased risk for several adverse pregnancy outcomes, but an association with gastroschisis risk has not been previously explored...
  14. doi request reprint Vasoactive exposures during pregnancy and risk of microtia
    Carla M Van Bennekom
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 97:53-9. 2013
    ..Little is known about the etiology of nonsyndromic microtia. This study investigated the hypothesis that microtia is caused by vascular disruption...
  15. pmc Correcting for exposure misclassification using survival analysis with a time-varying exposure
    Katherine Ahrens
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, MA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:799-806. 2012
    ..Here we show how quantitative correction for exposure misclassification can be applied to a Cox regression model with a time-varying dichotomous exposure...
  16. ncbi request reprint Can folic acid protect against congenital heart defects in Down syndrome?
    Willemijn M Meijer
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215 1201, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 76:714-7. 2006
    ..Our objectives were to investigate whether first-trimester FA use protects against heart anomalies among DS children...
  17. ncbi request reprint Trends and predictors of folic acid awareness and periconceptional use in pregnant women
    Lolkje T W de Jong-van den Berg
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:121-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe recent trends in folic acid awareness and use in the periconceptional period among pregnant women in relation to maternal sociodemographic and other relevant factors...
  18. pmc Risk of spina bifida and maternal cigarette, alcohol, and coffee use during the first month of pregnancy
    Corey M Benedum
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, 1010 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:3263-81. 2013
    ..Further, results were similar among women who ingested less than the recommended amount of folic acid (400 μg/day). ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase polymorphisms and the risk of gestational hypertension
    Sonia Hernandez-Diaz
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Epidemiology 16:628-34. 2005
    ..It is also unknown whether the fetal genotype is relevant, or whether folic acid supplementation modifies this association...
  20. pmc Medications used to treat nausea and vomiting of pregnancy and the risk of selected birth defects
    Marlene Anderka
    Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02108, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 94:22-30. 2012
    ..Several medications are used for the treatment of NVP; however, data are limited on their possible associations with birth defects...
  21. doi request reprint U.S. provider reported folic acid or multivitamin ordering for non-pregnant women of childbearing age: NAMCS and NHAMCS, 2005-2006
    Heather H Burris
    Department of Neonatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:352-9. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that annually there may be over 29 million missed opportunities to recommend folic acid to non-pregnant women seeking preventive care...
  22. doi request reprint Periconceptional multivitamin use and infant birth weight disparities
    Heather H Burris
    Department of Neonatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:233-40. 2010
    ..Our objective was to determine whether maternal periconceptional multivitamin (MVI) use is associated with this disparity...
  23. pmc Maternal dietary glycemic intake and the risk of neural tube defects
    Mahsa M Yazdy
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, MA02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:407-14. 2010
    ..0); for high DGL, it was 1.8 (95% confidence interval: 0.8, 4.0). Diets with proportionally high DGI or DGL may put the developing fetus at risk of an NTD, adding further evidence that hyperglycemia lies within the pathogenic pathway...
  24. pmc Fruit and vegetable intake and risk of upper respiratory tract infection in pregnant women
    Lin Li
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:276-82. 2010
    ..The present study evaluated the association between fruit and vegetable intake and the incidence of upper respiratory tract infection (URTI) during pregnancy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Association of vasoconstrictive exposures with risks of gastroschisis and small intestinal atresia
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, 1010 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Epidemiology 14:349-54. 2003
    ..The present study examined risks of gastroschisis and small intestinal atresia associated with combined exposure to vasoconstrictive drugs and cigarette smoking...
  26. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of idiopathic clubfoot
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 161:1569-78. 2013
    ..Pathogenetic factors associated with obesity may be in the causal pathway for clubfoot...
  27. ncbi request reprint Case-crossover and case-time-control designs in birth defects epidemiology
    Sonia Hernandez-Diaz
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University School of Public Health, 1010 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:385-91. 2003
    ..9 (95% CI: 1.2, 7.2), but it requires controls. In the presence of gestational time trends of exposure, the new designs do not offer clear advantages over the case-control design...
  28. doi request reprint Folic acid intake and spina bifida in the era of dietary folic acid fortification
    Katherine Ahrens
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Epidemiology 22:731-7. 2011
    ..We evaluated whether intake of folic acid from supplements and diet was associated with a reduction in spina bifida in the setting of folic acid fortification...
  29. pmc Maternal dietary glycaemic intake during pregnancy and the risk of birth defects
    Mahsa M Yazdy
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 25:340-6. 2011
    ..0; 95% CI: 1.1, 8.1]. Because this is the first paper (to our knowledge) to explore dGI and dGL in relation to a spectrum of birth defects, additional studies are needed...
  30. pmc Medication use during pregnancy, with particular focus on prescription drugs: 1976-2008
    Allen A Mitchell
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:51.e1-8. 2011
    ..The objective of the study was to provide information on overall medication use throughout pregnancy, with particular focus on the first trimester and specific prescription medications...
  31. ncbi request reprint Vasoactive exposures, vascular events, and hemifacial microsomia
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 70:389-95. 2004
    ..We collected data in a case-control study to identify whether vasoactive exposures or vascular events during early pregnancy affect the risk of HFM...
  32. ncbi request reprint Is it worthwhile to routinely ultrasound screen children with idiopathic clubfoot for hip dysplasia?
    Susan T Mahan
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, MA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:847-51. 2013
    ..We also evaluated if the clubfoot patients found to have DDH would have been discovered by standard DDH screening...
  33. pmc Gestational hypertension in pregnancies supported by infertility treatments: role of infertility, treatments, and multiple gestations
    Sonia Hernandez-Diaz
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Fertil Steril 88:438-45. 2007
    ..To investigate the association between infertility treatments and gestational hypertension and preeclampsia...
  34. pmc Dietary glycemic index and the risk of birth defects
    Samantha E Parker
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, 1010 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:1110-20. 2012
    ..High DGI is associated with an increased risk of a number of birth defects under study. Obesity coupled with high DGI appears to increase the risk further for some birth defects...
  35. doi request reprint Decongestant use during pregnancy and its association with preterm delivery
    Rohini K Hernandez
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 88:715-21. 2010
    ..Despite the frequent intake of decongestants during pregnancy, only one study to date has evaluated the association of decongestants with preterm delivery, and it identified a reduced risk. We examined this association in more detail...
  36. ncbi request reprint Gulf War veterans and hemifacial microsomia
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 73:50-2. 2005
    ..We used data collected from a case-control study of HFM to estimate risk in relation to parental military service and, in particular, Gulf War service...
  37. doi request reprint A description of spina bifida cases and co-occurring malformations, 1976-2011
    Samantha E Parker
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts
    Am J Med Genet A 164:432-40. 2014
    ..These findings highlight the importance of separating isolated and non-isolated cases in etiologic research of SB...
  38. doi request reprint Sensitivity and specificity of computerized algorithms to classify gestational periods in the absence of information on date of conception
    Sengwee Toh
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:633-40. 2008
    ..However, the sensitivity of this algorithm is lower for preterm deliveries, suggesting limited validity to assess drug safety for pregnancy outcomes associated with prematurity...
  39. doi request reprint Maternal tea consumption during early pregnancy and the risk of spina bifida
    Mahsa M Yazdy
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 94:756-61. 2012
    ..13; 95% CI, 0.87-11.33). Our data do not support an overall association between tea consumption and spina bifida, but there is a suggestion of a possible interaction between higher levels of folic acid intake and tea consumption...
  40. pmc Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs in late pregnancy and persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn
    Linda J Van Marter
    Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 131:79-87. 2013
    ..This study was designed to test the hypothesis that risk for PPHN is increased after antenatal exposure to nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), with particular emphasis on late gestational exposures...
  41. pmc Predictors of recall certainty of dates of analgesic medication use in pregnancy
    Rose G Radin
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:25-32. 2013
    ..Recalled dates of medication use are difficult to validate, particularly for over-the-counter (OTC) medications. We evaluated mothers' recall certainty as an approximation of the accuracy of their recalled exposures...
  42. doi request reprint Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug use among women and the risk of birth defects
    Rohini K Hernandez
    Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:228.e1-8. 2012
    ..We examined whether the use of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in early pregnancy was associated with a range of structural birth defects...
  43. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and time to recognition of pregnancy
    Erika M Edwards
    Data Coordinating Center, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St, 580, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:467-72. 2006
    ..This study evaluates whether women who consume alcohol are at an increased risk of recognizing pregnancy later than women who do not, adjusting for confounding factors that have been associated with alcohol consumption during pregnancy...
  44. pmc Hemifacial microsomia: from gestation to childhood
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 20:664-9. 2009
    ..When data on the full study sample are available, further analyses will determine whether the preliminary findings remain and if they vary by HFM phenotype, parenting style, or indicators of social risk...
  45. pmc Maternal vasoactive exposures, amniotic bands, and terminal transverse limb defects
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA mwerler slone bu edu
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 85:52-7. 2009
    ..If amniotic bands are secondary to vascular disruption, then a shared pathogenesis for each case group might be exhibited by similar risk factors...
  46. doi request reprint Hypothesis: could Epstein-Barr virus play a role in the development of gastroschisis?
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 88:71-5. 2010
    ..There is both anecdotal and published evidence showing that gastroschisis sometimes (but not always) occurs in clusters, raising the possibility that an infectious agent might be involved in its pathogenesis...
  47. ncbi request reprint Maternal medication use and risks of gastroschisis and small intestinal atresia
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Unit, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:26-31. 2002
    ..Although pseudoephedrine has previously been shown to increase gastroschisis risk, findings of this study raise questions about interactions between medications and possible confounding by underlying illness...
  48. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn
    Sonia Hernandez-Diaz
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, 1010 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e272-82. 2007
    ..We performed a case-control study to determine possible antenatal and perinatal predictors of persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn...
  49. ncbi request reprint Folic acid-containing supplement consumption during pregnancy and risk for oral clefts: a meta-analysis
    Rachel L Badovinac
    Department of Developmental Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 79:8-15. 2007
    ..We undertook this meta-analysis to test the hypothesis that nonsyndromic oral cleft birth prevalences are different for those whose mothers took folic acid-containing supplements and for those whose mothers did not...
  50. pmc Prenatal screening for clubfoot: what factors predict prenatal detection?
    Susan T Mahan
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Prenat Diagn 34:389-93. 2014
    ..Routine prenatal ultrasound has often resulted in the early detection of musculoskeletal disorders. The purpose of this study was to determine which socioeconomic factors are associated with prenatal detection of clubfoot...
  51. pmc Case-control studies for identifying novel teratogens
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, 1010 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 157:201-8. 2011
    ..Examples of case-control studies and their contributions to the field are presented. © 2011 Wiley-Liss, Inc...
  52. doi request reprint Use of antiepileptic medications in pregnancy in relation to risks of birth defects
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:842-50. 2011
    ..To evaluate use of specific antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) in pregnancy in relation to specific birth defects...
  53. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic analysis of maternal factors and amniotic band defects
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 67:68-72. 2003
    ..Little is known about risk factors for either ARS or BWC, except that maternal age has been shown to affect risk inversely...
  54. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status as a modifier of the relationship between antibiotic use during pregnancy and birthweight
    Jessica W Nelson
    Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Birth 35:196-203. 2008
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  55. ncbi request reprint Causal knowledge as a prerequisite for confounding evaluation: an application to birth defects epidemiology
    Miguel A Hernán
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:176-84. 2002
    ..65 (95% confidence interval: 0.46, 0.94) should be used because the adjusted odds ratio is invalid. Causal diagrams are used to encode qualitative a priori subject matter knowledge...
  56. doi request reprint Gender differences in the professional and private lives of plastic surgeons
    Terri J Halperin
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:775-9. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, female plastic surgeons appear to have similar career satisfaction and are no more likely to retire earlier or more frequently than male plastic surgeons...
  57. ncbi request reprint Teratogen update: pseudoephedrine
    Martha M Werler
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 76:445-52. 2006
    ..In addition, the majority of decongestant use is in oral form and the question of whether intranasal formulations carry risk has not been adequately addressed...
  58. ncbi request reprint Maternal use of acetaminophen and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), and muscular ventricular septal defects
    Mario A Cleves
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Arkansas Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, 11219 Financial Centre Parkway, Little Rock, AR 72211, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 70:107-13. 2004
    ..We evaluated the association between mVSDs and maternal use of acetaminophen or NSAIDs adjusting for fever...