Tim A Bruckner

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Economic antecedents of prone infant sleep placement among black mothers
    Tim A Bruckner
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:678-81. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Economic antecedents of sudden infant death syndrome
    Tim Bruckner
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, 322 Warren Hall, Box 7360, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:415-22. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The sex ratio and age-specific male mortality: evidence for culling in utero
    Tim Bruckner
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 19:763-73. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Neonatal mortality among low birth weight infants during the initial months of the academic year
    T A Bruckner
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    J Perinatol 28:691-5. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Increased neonatal mortality among normal-weight births beyond 41 weeks of gestation in California
    Tim A Bruckner
    Division of Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:421.e1-7. 2008
  6. pmc Metropolitan economic decline and infant mortality due to unintentional injury
    Tim A Bruckner
    University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health, 50 University Hall, 7360, Berkeley, CA 94704 7360, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1797-803. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Infant mortality and diminished entelechy in three European countries
    Tim A Bruckner
    UC Berkeley School of Public Health, 322 Warren Hall, Box 7360, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:1617-24. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Perinatal outcomes in low-risk term pregnancies: do they differ by week of gestation?
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:370.e1-7. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Transient cultural influences on infant mortality: Fire-Horse daughters in Japan
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 23:586-91. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Racial/Ethnic Differences in the Role of Childhood Adversities for Mental Disorders Among a Nationally Representative Sample of Adolescents
    Jennifer Ahern
    From the aDivision of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, bDivision of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, cDepartment of Statistics, University of California, Berkeley, CA and dPublic Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA
    Epidemiology 27:697-704. 2016

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Economic antecedents of prone infant sleep placement among black mothers
    Tim A Bruckner
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:678-81. 2008
    ..e., stomach) infant sleep placement among black caregivers. I test the hypothesis that the contraction of state economies may contribute to this disparity by increasing the risk of prone infant sleep placement among black mothers...
  2. ncbi request reprint Economic antecedents of sudden infant death syndrome
    Tim Bruckner
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, 322 Warren Hall, Box 7360, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:415-22. 2006
    ..To test the hypothesis that labor market contraction is associated with an elevated number of deaths due to sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)...
  3. ncbi request reprint The sex ratio and age-specific male mortality: evidence for culling in utero
    Tim Bruckner
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 19:763-73. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that exogenous shocks to gestation, as measured by a lower than expected sex ratio, may cull males in utero, leaving behind a less frail cohort over the entire life course...
  4. doi request reprint Neonatal mortality among low birth weight infants during the initial months of the academic year
    T A Bruckner
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    J Perinatol 28:691-5. 2008
    ..We test the hypothesis that low weight births in teaching hospitals exhibit increased neonatal mortality during the initial training months...
  5. doi request reprint Increased neonatal mortality among normal-weight births beyond 41 weeks of gestation in California
    Tim A Bruckner
    Division of Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:421.e1-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether postterm gestational age increases the risk of neonatal mortality...
  6. pmc Metropolitan economic decline and infant mortality due to unintentional injury
    Tim A Bruckner
    University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health, 50 University Hall, 7360, Berkeley, CA 94704 7360, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1797-803. 2008
    ..I discuss my findings in relation to the literature concerned with parental distraction, describe other mechanisms through which the economy may affect IMUI, and recommend further investigation...
  7. doi request reprint Infant mortality and diminished entelechy in three European countries
    Tim A Bruckner
    UC Berkeley School of Public Health, 322 Warren Hall, Box 7360, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:1617-24. 2009
    ..These findings conflict with the notion that improved conditions during infancy shaped the historical decline of old-age mortality...
  8. doi request reprint Perinatal outcomes in low-risk term pregnancies: do they differ by week of gestation?
    Yvonne W Cheng
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:370.e1-7. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to examine whether the risk of perinatal complications increases with increasing gestational age among term pregnancies...
  9. doi request reprint Transient cultural influences on infant mortality: Fire-Horse daughters in Japan
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 23:586-91. 2011
    ..We test this hypothesis in industrialized Japan in 1966 when cultural aversion to females born in the astrological year of the Fire-Horse may have jeopardized the life of female infants...
  10. doi request reprint Racial/Ethnic Differences in the Role of Childhood Adversities for Mental Disorders Among a Nationally Representative Sample of Adolescents
    Jennifer Ahern
    From the aDivision of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, bDivision of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, cDepartment of Statistics, University of California, Berkeley, CA and dPublic Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA
    Epidemiology 27:697-704. 2016
    ..We examined the relations between childhood adversities and mental disorders by race/ethnicity in the National Comorbidity Survey-Adolescent Supplement...
  11. pmc Economic downturns and male cesarean deliveries: a time-series test of the economic stress hypothesis
    Tim A Bruckner
    Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, 202 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697 7075, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:198. 2014
    ..We focus on male CD since the literature reports that male more than female fetuses appear sensitive to stressors in utero...
  12. pmc Male fetal loss in the U.S. following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001
    Tim A Bruckner
    Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:273. 2010
    ..We test the communal bereavement hypothesis among gravid women by examining whether male fetal deaths rose above expected levels in the US following September 11, 2001...
  13. doi request reprint Shared risk aversion in spontaneous and induced abortion
    Ralph Catalano
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Hum Reprod 31:1113-9. 2016
    ..Does the incidence of spontaneous abortion correlate positively over conception cohorts with the incidence of non-clinically indicated induced abortion as predicted by shared risk aversion?..
  14. doi request reprint Emergency Mental Health Services for Children After the Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California, Irvine, 300 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA, 92697 7075, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 43:44-51. 2016
    ..Findings in California indicate an 8.7% increase of children's emergency mental health visits statistically attributable to 9/11. Non-Hispanic white more than African American children account for this acute rise in emergency services...
  15. doi request reprint Health care supply and county-level variation in attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder prescription medications
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Planning, Policy and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7075, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:442-9. 2012
    ..We examine, across counties in the USA, whether the use of prescription medications to treat ADHD varies positively with supply-side healthcare characteristics...
  16. pmc Positive income shocks and accidental deaths among Cherokee Indians: a natural experiment
    Tim A Bruckner
    Program in Public Health and Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1083-90. 2011
    ..We test this hypothesis directly by capitalizing on a natural experiment in which Cherokee Indians in rural North Carolina received discrete lump sum payments from a new casino...