Emily W Harville

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Affiliation: Tulane University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Multigenerational Cardiometabolic Risk as a Predictor of Birth Outcomes: The Bogalusa Heart Study
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA Electronic address
    J Pediatr 181:154-162.e1. 2017
  2. pmc Birth Outcomes in a Disaster Recovery Environment: New Orleans Women After Katrina
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal St, New Orleans, LA, 70112 2715, USA
    Matern Child Health J 19:2512-22. 2015
  3. pmc Parent-child relationships, parental attitudes towards sex, and birth outcomes among adolescents
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine Electronic address
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 27:287-93. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Population changes, racial/ethnic disparities, and birth outcomes in Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 4:S39-45. 2010
  5. pmc Is the metabolic syndrome a "small baby" syndrome?: the bogalusa heart study
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 10:413-21. 2012
  6. pmc Predictors of birth weight and gestational age among adolescents
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane School of Public Health, New Orleans, LA 70114, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:S150-63. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Patterns of salivary cortisol secretion in pregnancy and implications for assessment protocols
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Biol Psychol 74:85-91. 2007
  8. pmc Combined effects of Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Gustav on the mental health of mothers of small children
    E W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:288-96. 2011
  9. pmc Pre-pregnancy stress reactivity and pregnancy outcome
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:564-71. 2010
  10. pmc Childhood hardship, maternal smoking, and birth outcomes: a prospective cohort study
    Emily W Harville
    Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:533-9. 2010

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  1. pmc Multigenerational Cardiometabolic Risk as a Predictor of Birth Outcomes: The Bogalusa Heart Study
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA Electronic address
    J Pediatr 181:154-162.e1. 2017
    ..To examine the relationship between generation 1 (grandmaternal) cardiometabolic risk factors and generation 3 (grandchild's) birthweight and gestational age...
  2. pmc Birth Outcomes in a Disaster Recovery Environment: New Orleans Women After Katrina
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal St, New Orleans, LA, 70112 2715, USA
    Matern Child Health J 19:2512-22. 2015
    ..To examine how the recovery following Hurricane Katrina affected pregnancy outcomes...
  3. pmc Parent-child relationships, parental attitudes towards sex, and birth outcomes among adolescents
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine Electronic address
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 27:287-93. 2014
    ..To examine how parent-child relationships, parental control, and parental attitudes towards sex were related to pregnancy outcomes among adolescent mothers...
  4. doi request reprint Population changes, racial/ethnic disparities, and birth outcomes in Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 4:S39-45. 2010
    ..To examine how the demographic and other population changes affected birth and obstetric outcomes in Louisiana, and the effect of the hurricane on racial disparities in these outcomes...
  5. pmc Is the metabolic syndrome a "small baby" syndrome?: the bogalusa heart study
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 10:413-21. 2012
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  6. pmc Predictors of birth weight and gestational age among adolescents
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane School of Public Health, New Orleans, LA 70114, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:S150-63. 2012
    ..In nonblack adolescents, lower body mass index was associated with lower birth weight, whereas being unmarried was associated with lower gestational age. Predictors of birth outcomes may differ by age group and social context...
  7. ncbi request reprint Patterns of salivary cortisol secretion in pregnancy and implications for assessment protocols
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Biol Psychol 74:85-91. 2007
    ..82 to 0.88). Standardizing the clinic measurement to a single time of day did not substantially improve correlations with mean AUC. Correlations with measures of reported stress were also not strong...
  8. pmc Combined effects of Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Gustav on the mental health of mothers of small children
    E W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:288-96. 2011
    ..Multiple disaster experiences are associated with worse mental health overall, although many women are resilient. Perceiving benefit after the first disaster was not protective...
  9. pmc Pre-pregnancy stress reactivity and pregnancy outcome
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:564-71. 2010
    ..No strong associations were found between higher pre-pregnancy stress reactivity and SGA or PTB, and stress reactivity did not have a stronger association with birth outcomes in blacks than whites...
  10. pmc Childhood hardship, maternal smoking, and birth outcomes: a prospective cohort study
    Emily W Harville
    Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:533-9. 2010
    ..To determine the association between type, chronicity, and severity of childhood hardships and smoking status during pregnancy, preterm birth (PTB), and low birth weight (LBW)...
  11. pmc Resilience after hurricane Katrina among pregnant and postpartum women
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Womens Health Issues 20:20-7. 2010
    ..Others report benefits after traumatic experiences (posttraumatic growth). The objective of this study was to examine demographic and hurricane-related predictors of resilience and posttraumatic growth...
  12. ncbi request reprint Psychological and biological markers of stress and bacterial vaginosis in pregnant women
    E W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BJOG 114:216-23. 2007
    ..To determine whether stress is associated with risk of bacterial vaginosis (BV) in pregnant women...
  13. doi request reprint Stress and placental resistance measured by Doppler ultrasound in early and mid-pregnancy
    E W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 32:23-30. 2008
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  14. pmc Stress questionnaires and stress biomarkers during pregnancy
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1425-33. 2009
    ..Although these hormones have been interpreted as biomarkers of stress, it is unclear whether psychosocial measures are empirically associated with biomarkers of stress in pregnant women...
  15. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of cleft palate alone and cleft palate with accompanying defects
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:389-95. 2007
    ..Risk factors differ between cases of cleft palate with and without accompanying defects...
  16. pmc Allostatic load and birth outcomes among white and black women in New Orleans
    Maeve E Wallace
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal St, Suite 2000, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:1025-9. 2013
    ..These findings represent possible evidence of the effect of stress age on gestational age. As a measure of cumulative disadvantage, allostatic load may prove to be a contributor to the racial disparities in birth outcomes...
  17. doi request reprint Hurricane Katrina and perinatal health
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Birth 36:325-31. 2009
    ..Although additional physical and mental health care needs to be provided for the most severely exposed women and their babies, many women are capable of surviving and thriving in postdisaster environments...
  18. pmc Postpartum mental health after Hurricane Katrina: a cohort study
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:21. 2009
    ..Depression is also common after a woman gives birth. However, no research has addressed postpartum women's mental health after natural disaster...
  19. pmc Exposure to Hurricane Katrina, post-traumatic stress disorder and birth outcomes
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2715, USA
    Am J Med Sci 336:111-5. 2008
    ..Little is known about the effects of natural disasters on pregnancy outcomes. We studied mental health and birth outcomes among women exposed to Hurricane Katrina...
  20. pmc Hurricane Katrina experience and the risk of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression among pregnant women
    Xu Xiong
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 5:181-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effect of exposure to Hurricane Katrina on mental health in pregnant women...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cleft lip and palate versus cleft lip only: are they distinct defects?
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:448-53. 2005
    ..7 vs. 0.7, p=0.07). Although cleft lip with cleft palate may simply represent a more severe form of the defect, epidemiologic assessments of cleft lip should, when possible, include separate analyses of these two groups...
  22. pmc Hurricane Katrina-related maternal stress, maternal mental health, and early infant temperament
    Michael T Tees
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:511-8. 2010
    ..Further research is needed to determine the effects of maternal exposure to disasters on child temperament, but in order to help babies born in the aftermath of disaster, the focus may need to be on the mother's mental health...
  23. pmc Preconception cardiovascular risk factors and pregnancy outcome
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Epidemiology 22:724-30. 2011
    ..Little is known about the relationship between preconception cardiovascular risk factor levels and pregnancy complications...
  24. pmc Experience of Hurricane Katrina and reported intimate partner violence
    Emily W Harville
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:833-45. 2011
    ..Relief and medical workers may need to be aware of the possibility of increased IPV after disaster...
  25. ncbi request reprint Perceived life stress and bacterial vaginosis
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:627-33. 2005
    ..Because stress can suppress immune function, increased stress might increase the risk of BV. Our objective was to determine whether life stress was associated with risk of bacterial vaginosis in a cohort of nonpregnant women...
  26. doi request reprint Postural hand tremor and incident hypertension in young to middle-aged adults: the Bogalusa heart study
    Tian Hu
    aDepartment of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana bDepartment of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland cDivision of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota dDepartment of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Hypertens 34:1273-8. 2016
    ..Hand tremor and blood pressure (BP) are both increased by adrenergic stimulation and reduced by β-blockade, indicating that they may share a common underlying pathophysiology...
  27. pmc The association between prepregnancy parental support and control and adolescent girls' pregnancy resolution decisions
    Aubrey Spriggs Madkour
    Department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Adolesc Health 53:413-9. 2013
    ..To examine the influence of prepregnancy parental support and control on adolescent girls' pregnancy resolution decisions...
  28. pmc Predictors of healthy birth outcome in adolescents: a positive deviance approach
    Maeve E Wallace
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 25:314-21. 2012
    ..The purpose of our study was to utilize a positive deviance framework to identify sociodemographic and behavioral characteristics associated with a healthy birth outcome among adolescents...
  29. pmc Telomere length, pre-eclampsia, and gestational diabetes
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    BMC Res Notes 3:113. 2010
    ..Telomere length is a marker of cumulative damage to the cell, and has been associated with cardiovascular disease, hypertension, and diabetes...
  30. doi request reprint Associations between Hunter Type A/B Personality and Cardiovascular Risk Factors from Adolescence through Young Adulthood
    Benjamin D Pollock
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, Suite 2000, New Orleans, LA, 70112, USA
    Int J Behav Med . 2017
    ..This study is the first to assess personality type A/B on a continuous spectrum with regard to its relationship with cardiovascular disease risk, as well as the first to examine this association in a biracial, adolescent population...
  31. ncbi request reprint Vascular ultrasound measures before pregnancy and pregnancy complications: A prospective cohort study
    Emily W Harville
    a Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Hypertens Pregnancy . 2016
    ..Supplemental data for this article can be accessed at Objectives: To examine the relationship between pre-pregnancy indicators of cardiovascular risk and pregnancy complications and outcomes...
  32. pmc Experiences of Intimate Partner and Neighborhood Violence and Their Association With Mental Health in Pregnant Women
    Veronica Barcelona de Mendoza
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Interpers Violence . 2015
    ..Weighed high cumulative violence was also associated with increased odds of PTSD. This study provides additional evidence that cumulative exposure to violence is associated with poorer mental health in pregnant women...
  33. pmc Healthy start: description of a safety net for perinatal support during disaster recovery
    Gloria Giarratano
    School of Nursing, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 1900 Gravier St, New Orleans, LA, 70112, USA
    Matern Child Health J 19:819-27. 2015
    ..This study underscores the necessity for community and governmental programs to develop disaster response plans that address needs of vulnerable populations during prolonged recovery. ..
  34. ncbi request reprint Calcium intake during pregnancy among white and African-American pregnant women in the United States
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 23:43-50. 2004
    ..To characterize the calcium intake in a racially mixed cohort of pregnant women, including the contribution of supplementation and antacids...
  35. doi request reprint Reproductive and Birth Outcomes in Haiti Before and After the 2010 Earthquake
    Emily W Harville
    1Department of Epidemiology, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 10:59-66. 2016
    ..We aimed to examine the relationship between exposure to the 2010 Haiti earthquake and pregnancy wantedness, interpregnancy interval, and birth weight...
  36. pmc Pre-Pregnancy Dating Violence and Birth Outcomes Among Adolescent Mothers in a National Sample
    Aubrey Spriggs Madkour
    Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Interpers Violence 29:1894-913. 2014
    ..Reducing physical dating violence in adolescent relationships prior to pregnancy may improve Black adolescent mothers' birth outcomes. Intervening on long-term violence may be particularly important. ..
  37. pmc Preterm Delivery and Metabolic Syndrome in Women Followed From Prepregnancy Through 25 Years Later
    Janet M Catov
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, The Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, and the Heart and Vascular Institute, Clinical Biostatistics Core, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania the Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama the Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana and the Department of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, California
    Obstet Gynecol 127:1127-34. 2016
    ..To investigate whether women who deliver preterm have excess risk for metabolic dysregulation independent of prepregnancy factors...
  38. pmc Utility of existing diabetes risk prediction tools for young black and white adults: Evidence from the Bogalusa Heart Study
    Benjamin D Pollock
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 Electronic address
    J Diabetes Complications 31:86-93. 2017
    ..To evaluate several adult diabetes risk calculation tools for predicting the development of incident diabetes and pre-diabetes in a bi-racial, young adult population...
  39. pmc Measurement of Perceived Stress Among Pregnant Women: A Comparison of Two Different Instruments
    Amber E Solivan
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1400 Canal St SL 18, New Orleans, LA, 70112 2715, USA
    Matern Child Health J 19:1910-5. 2015
    ..01 for each), respectively. Given the similarities between the PSS and PPP, researchers are encouraged to choose and administer one instrument to participants, or to use the instruments in combination as an external reliability check...
  40. pmc Disaster research: a nursing opportunity
    Gloria Giarratano
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, School of Nursing, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Nurs Inq 21:259-68. 2014
    ..After catastrophic events, nurses need to step forward to conduct disaster research that informs and improves future disaster planning and healthcare responses. ..
  41. doi request reprint Preconception metabolic indicators predict gestational diabetes and offspring birthweight
    Emily W Harville
    Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA
    Gynecol Endocrinol 30:840-4. 2014
    ..01). This analysis suggests that pregnancy and even offspring health is affected by risk factors outside the immediate time period of pregnancy...
  42. pmc Adverse childhood event experiences, fertility difficulties and menstrual cycle characteristics
    Marni B Jacobs
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA and
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 36:46-57. 2015
    ..Here, we assess whether adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are associated with fertility difficulties and menstrual cycle dysregulation, offering a plausible mechanism for the link between lifetime stress and fertility...
  43. pmc Availability of Reproductive Health Care Services at Schools and Subsequent Birth Outcomes Among Adolescent Mothers
    Aubrey S Madkour
    Department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, Suite 2200, New Orleans, LA 70112
    J Sch Health 86:488-94. 2016
    ..Adverse birth outcomes are more common among adolescent versus adult mothers, but little is known about school-based services that may improve birth outcomes in this group...
  44. pmc Personality and adolescent pregnancy outcomes
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Adv Nurs 71:148-59. 2015
    ..To examine the relationship between personality, pregnancy and birth outcomes in adolescents...
  45. pmc When is exposure to a natural disaster traumatic? Comparison of a trauma questionnaire and disaster exposure inventory
    Emily W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0123632. 2015
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  46. pmc Symptomatic Dengue infection during pregnancy and infant outcomes: a retrospective cohort study
    Eleanor E Friedman
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e3226. 2014
    ..Few large scale studies have been conducted to determine the risk of preterm birth (PTB) and low birthweight (LBW) for infants born to women who had symptomatic dengue infection during pregnancy...
  47. ncbi request reprint Vaginal bleeding in very early pregnancy
    E W Harville
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Hum Reprod 18:1944-7. 2003
    ..Little is known about the occurrence and patterns of vaginal bleeding during the earliest stages of pregnancy. We explore this in a prospective study of early pregnancy...