Keely Cheslack-Postava

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Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Short and long interpregnancy intervals: correlates and variations by pregnancy timing among U.S. women
    Keely Cheslack Postava
    adjunct associate research scientist, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 47:19-26. 2015
  2. pmc Oral contraceptive use and psychiatric disorders in a nationally representative sample of women
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 18:103-11. 2015
  3. pmc Increased risk of autism spectrum disorders at short and long interpregnancy intervals in Finland
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York Electronic address
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 53:1074-81.e4. 2014
  4. pmc The risk of childhood autism among second-generation migrants in Finland: a case-control study
    Venla Lehti
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Turku, Lemminkäisenkatu 3 Teutori, Turku 20014, Finland
    BMC Pediatr 13:171. 2013
  5. pmc Maternal serum persistent organic pollutants in the Finnish Prenatal Study of Autism: A pilot study
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, United States
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 38:1-5. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders: toward a gendered embodiment model
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Paul F Lazarsfeld Center for the Social Sciences, Columbia University, 420 W, 118th Street, Mail Code 3355, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Soc Sci Med 74:1667-74. 2012
  7. pmc Closely spaced pregnancies are associated with increased odds of autism in California sibling births
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholars, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 127:246-53. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Prenatal Nicotine Exposure and Risk of Schizophrenia Among Offspring in a National Birth Cohort
    Solja Niemela
    From the Research Unit of Clinical Neuroscience, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland, and the Department of Psychiatry, Lapland Hospital District, Rovaniemi, Finland the Department of Child Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Turku, and Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland The National Institute for Health and Welfare, Oulu, Finland the Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York and the Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York
    Am J Psychiatry 173:799-806. 2016
  9. pmc Variation by diagnostic subtype in risk for autism spectrum disorders associated with maternal parity among Finnish births
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 28:58-66. 2014
  10. pmc Maternal exposure to sexually transmitted infections and schizophrenia among offspring
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, United States
    Schizophr Res 166:255-60. 2015

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Short and long interpregnancy intervals: correlates and variations by pregnancy timing among U.S. women
    Keely Cheslack Postava
    adjunct associate research scientist, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 47:19-26. 2015
    ..Little is known about the correlates of short and long interpregnancy intervals in the general population, and whether correlates vary by pregnancy intention...
  2. pmc Oral contraceptive use and psychiatric disorders in a nationally representative sample of women
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 18:103-11. 2015
    ..A potential mental health benefit of hormonal contraceptives has substantial public health implications; prospective longitudinal studies are needed to confirm whether hormonal contraceptive use improves mental health...
  3. pmc Increased risk of autism spectrum disorders at short and long interpregnancy intervals in Finland
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York Electronic address
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 53:1074-81.e4. 2014
    ..We investigated the association between short and long IPI in a Finnish population-based study...
  4. pmc The risk of childhood autism among second-generation migrants in Finland: a case-control study
    Venla Lehti
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Turku, Lemminkäisenkatu 3 Teutori, Turku 20014, Finland
    BMC Pediatr 13:171. 2013
    ..Most previous studies have focused on maternal region of birth and showed inconsistent results. No previous study has been conducted in Finland...
  5. pmc Maternal serum persistent organic pollutants in the Finnish Prenatal Study of Autism: A pilot study
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, United States
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 38:1-5. 2013
    ..Further study in a larger sample will be required to fully determine whether exposure to high POP levels is associated with autism diagnosis in the population. ..
  6. doi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders: toward a gendered embodiment model
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Paul F Lazarsfeld Center for the Social Sciences, Columbia University, 420 W, 118th Street, Mail Code 3355, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Soc Sci Med 74:1667-74. 2012
    ..Finally, we suggest research strategies to further investigate this issue...
  7. pmc Closely spaced pregnancies are associated with increased odds of autism in California sibling births
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholars, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 127:246-53. 2011
    ..To determine whether the interpregnancy interval (IPI) is associated with the risk of autism in subsequent births...
  8. doi request reprint Prenatal Nicotine Exposure and Risk of Schizophrenia Among Offspring in a National Birth Cohort
    Solja Niemela
    From the Research Unit of Clinical Neuroscience, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland, and the Department of Psychiatry, Lapland Hospital District, Rovaniemi, Finland the Department of Child Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Turku, and Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland The National Institute for Health and Welfare, Oulu, Finland the Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York and the Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York
    Am J Psychiatry 173:799-806. 2016
    ..Its prevalence in the United States and Europe is 12%-25%. This study examined the relationship between prenatal nicotine exposure (cotinine level) in archived maternal sera and schizophrenia in offspring from a national birth cohort...
  9. pmc Variation by diagnostic subtype in risk for autism spectrum disorders associated with maternal parity among Finnish births
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 28:58-66. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether risk for autism spectrum disorders (ASD) is associated with maternal parity...
  10. pmc Maternal exposure to sexually transmitted infections and schizophrenia among offspring
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, United States
    Schizophr Res 166:255-60. 2015
    ..This study does not support a strong association of HSV-2 or C. trachomatis IgG antibodies in maternal serum during early to mid-gestation with the development of schizophrenia in the offspring...
  11. pmc Maternal thyroid autoantibody and elevated risk of autism in a national birth cohort
    Alan S Brown
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, United States Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, 722 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, United States Electronic address
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 57:86-92. 2015
    ..We aimed to test the a priori hypothesis that positivity to maternal serum TPO-Ab (TPO-Ab+) (defined as >156 IU/ml) during pregnancy is related to childhood autism...
  12. doi request reprint Association of Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Exposure During Pregnancy With Speech, Scholastic, and Motor Disorders in Offspring
    Alan S Brown
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York2Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York3Division of Epidemiology, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York4Sackler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York5New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York
    JAMA Psychiatry 73:1163-1170. 2016
    ..Speech/language, scholastic, and motor disorders are common in children. It is unknown whether exposure to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) during pregnancy influences susceptibility to these disorders...
  13. pmc Can Sibling Sex Ratios Be Used as a Valid Test for the Prenatal Androgen Hypothesis of Autism Spectrum Disorders?
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0141338. 2015
    ..We then conducted such a test using a large, population-based sample of children...
  14. pmc Cohort effects explain the increase in autism diagnosis among children born from 1992 to 2003 in California
    Katherine M Keyes
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 41:495-503. 2012
    ..We estimate an age-period-cohort effect model for autism diagnostic incidence overall and by level of functioning...
  15. pmc Maternal serum cytokine levels and risk of bipolar disorder
    Keely Cheslack-Postava
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, United States Electronic address
    Brain Behav Immun . 2016
    ..64 (0.42, 0.98); p=0.04). In conclusion, higher levels of prenatal maternal cytokines were not associated with increased risk for BD. Further studies with larger samples are necessary to confirm the finding...
  16. pmc Independent review of social and population variation in mental health could improve diagnosis in DSM revisions
    Helena B Hansen
    New York University, New York City, NY, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:984-93. 2013
    ..Drawing on the best available knowledge, the review body would make possible more precise and equitable psychiatric diagnoses and interventions...