Xiaozhong Wen

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Maternal smoking, breastfeeding, and risk of childhood overweight: findings from a national cohort
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:746-55. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Improving Public Acceptability of Using Financial Incentives for Smoking Cessation During Pregnancy: A Randomized Controlled Experiment
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
    Nicotine Tob Res 18:913-8. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Sociodemographic differences and infant dietary patterns
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
    Pediatrics 134:e1387-98. 2014
  4. pmc Childhood body mass index trajectories: modeling, characterizing, pairwise correlations and socio-demographic predictors of trajectory characteristics
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:38. 2012
  5. pmc Decreasing prevalence of obesity among young children in Massachusetts from 2004 to 2008
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 129:823-31. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Differences in students' smoking-related knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors among public, factory, and private secondary schools in Guangzhou, China
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510080, China
    J Sch Health 78:46-53. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Birth weight and adult hypercholesterolemia: subgroups of small-for-gestational-age based on maternal smoking status during pregnancy
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Epidemiology 21:786-90. 2010
  8. pmc Association between placental morphology and childhood systolic blood pressure
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Community Health, Brown University, Second Floor, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Hypertension 57:48-55. 2011
  9. pmc Prenatal factors for childhood blood pressure mediated by intrauterine and/or childhood growth?
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Community Health, Brown University, 121 South Main St, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e713-21. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Modifiable family and school environmental factors associated with smoking status among adolescents in Guangzhou, China
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510080, China
    Prev Med 45:189-97. 2007

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Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Maternal smoking, breastfeeding, and risk of childhood overweight: findings from a national cohort
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:746-55. 2013
    ..More aggressive intervention is needed to help pregnant and breastfeeding women to quit smoking...
  2. doi request reprint Improving Public Acceptability of Using Financial Incentives for Smoking Cessation During Pregnancy: A Randomized Controlled Experiment
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
    Nicotine Tob Res 18:913-8. 2016
    ..Public opinion is important for successful dissemination of this approach from research into clinical practice. We developed a brief information-based intervention to improve public acceptability...
  3. doi request reprint Sociodemographic differences and infant dietary patterns
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
    Pediatrics 134:e1387-98. 2014
    ..To identify dietary patterns in US infants at age 6 and 12 months, sociodemographic differences in these patterns, and their associations with infant growth from age 6 to 12 months...
  4. pmc Childhood body mass index trajectories: modeling, characterizing, pairwise correlations and socio-demographic predictors of trajectory characteristics
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:38. 2012
    ..Prior studies of BMI trajectories are limited by restricted age periods and insufficient use of trajectory information...
  5. pmc Decreasing prevalence of obesity among young children in Massachusetts from 2004 to 2008
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 129:823-31. 2012
    ..To examine whether the obesity prevalence is increasing, level, or decreasing among young US children (aged <6 years) in the past decade; and to compare regional data to those of 2 national databases...
  6. doi request reprint Differences in students' smoking-related knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors among public, factory, and private secondary schools in Guangzhou, China
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510080, China
    J Sch Health 78:46-53. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the differences in smoking-related knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors among Chinese students in 3 types of secondary schools...
  7. doi request reprint Birth weight and adult hypercholesterolemia: subgroups of small-for-gestational-age based on maternal smoking status during pregnancy
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Epidemiology 21:786-90. 2010
    ..It is possible that only certain subgroups of SGA are at elevated risk for hypercholesterolemia. We examined the associations between SGA subgroups based on levels of maternal smoking during pregnancy and adult hypercholesterolemia...
  8. pmc Association between placental morphology and childhood systolic blood pressure
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Community Health, Brown University, Second Floor, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Hypertension 57:48-55. 2011
    ..We conclude that placental inefficiency, reflected by disproportionately large weight and size, predicts long-term blood pressure, whereas vascular resistance and lesions may only influence short-term blood pressure...
  9. pmc Prenatal factors for childhood blood pressure mediated by intrauterine and/or childhood growth?
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Community Health, Brown University, 121 South Main St, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e713-21. 2011
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  10. ncbi request reprint Modifiable family and school environmental factors associated with smoking status among adolescents in Guangzhou, China
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510080, China
    Prev Med 45:189-97. 2007
    ..To identify modifiable family and school environmental factors associated with Chinese adolescent smoking behaviors including never-smoking, experimental smoking, regular smoking, and attempting to quit...
  11. doi request reprint Combinations of CYP2A6*4 and Glutathione S-Transferases Gene Polymorphisms Modify the Association Between Maternal Secondhand Smoke Exposure During Pregnancy and Small-for-Gestational-Age
    Chuanbo Xie
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, China
    Nicotine Tob Res 17:1421-7. 2015
    ..We examined whether this variation was explained by mothers' one Phase I (CYP2A6*4, activation of tobacco toxics) and two Phase II (GSTM1 and GSTT1, detoxification) metabolic genotypes...
  12. doi request reprint Comparison of secondhand smoke exposure measures during pregnancy in the development of a clinical prediction model for small-for-gestational-age among non-smoking Chinese pregnant women
    Chuanbo Xie
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, China
    Tob Control 24:e179-87. 2015
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  13. pmc Two-year effects of a school-based prevention programme on adolescent cigarette smoking in Guangzhou, China: a cluster randomized trial
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, China
    Int J Epidemiol 39:860-76. 2010
    ..The prevalence of adolescent smoking has been increasing rapidly in China. Theory-based smoking prevention programmes in schools may be an effective approach in preventing smoking among Chinese adolescents...
  14. doi request reprint Parenting and cognitive and psychomotor delay due to small-for-gestational-age birth
    Xiuhong Li
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 58:169-179. 2017
    ..To examine whether different dimensions of parenting at different ages help small-for-gestational-age (SGA) children 'catch-up' the normal children in cognition and psychomotor...
  15. pmc Etiological Subgroups of Small-for-Gestational-Age: Differential Neurodevelopmental Outcomes
    Xiuhong Li
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510080, China
    PLoS ONE 11:e0160677. 2016
    ..It remains unclear why substantial variations in neurodevelopmental outcomes exist within small-for-gestational-age (SGA) children. We prospectively compared 5-y neurodevelopmental outcomes across SGA etiological subgroups...
  16. pmc Potential pathways by which maternal second-hand smoke exposure during pregnancy causes full-term low birth weight
    Zhongzheng Niu
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, China
    Sci Rep 6:24987. 2016
    ..In conclusion, maternal exposure to SHS during pregnancy may lead to LBW through the potential pathways of maternal inflammation and lower placental weight. ..
  17. doi request reprint Stunting at 5 Years Among SGA Newborns
    Chuanbo Xie
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, and Department of Cancer Prevention Research, State Key Laboratory of Oncology in South China, Collaborative Innovation Center for Cancer Medicine, Sun Yat sen University Cancer Center, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
    Pediatrics 137:e20152636. 2016
    ..To compare risk of stunting at 5 years across etiological subgroups of small for gestational age (SGA) newborns...
  18. pmc Mid-childhood fruit and vegetable consumption: The roles of early liking, early consumption, and maternal consumption
    Kai Ling Kong
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA Electronic address
    Appetite 105:306-11. 2016
    ..21 (95% CI: 0.16, 0.26) times/d for vegetables, adjusted for confounders plus the other 2 exposures. In conclusion, children's early F&V consumption has the most significant influence on children's later consumption. ..
  19. doi request reprint Interaction between parenting and neighborhood quality on the risk of adolescent regular smoking
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Department of Epidemiology, Public Health Program, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:313-22. 2012
    ..To conduct the first study to examine potential interaction between parenting style and neighborhood quality on the risk of adolescent regular smoking...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Analysis on the influence factors of parental participation in prevention and control of smoking among secondary school students]
    Xiaozhong Wen
    School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510080, China
    Wei Sheng Yan Jiu 36:323-6. 2007
    ..To identify the influence factors of parental participation in tobacco control among adolescents...
  21. doi request reprint Childhood Growth Trajectories of Etiological Subgroups of Large for Gestational Age Newborns
    Chuanbo Xie
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY Department of Cancer Prevention Research, State Key Laboratory of Oncology in South China, Collaborative Innovation Center for Cancer Medicine, Sun Yat sen University Cancer Center, Guangdong, China Electronic address
    J Pediatr 170:60-6.e1-5. 2016
    ..To evaluate whether large for gestational age (LGA) etiological subgroups have differential growth trajectories during early childhood...
  22. pmc Repeat mammography screening among unmarried women with and without a disability
    Melissa A Clark
    Departmentsof Community Health, Brown University Warren Alpert School of Medicine and Program in Public Health, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Womens Health Issues 19:415-24. 2009
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  23. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation on the application of the mouse nicotine toxicity experiment in tobacco control among adolescents]
    Xiaozhong Wen
    Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510080, China
    Wei Sheng Yan Jiu 36:502-5. 2007
    ..To explore the application of the mouse nicotine toxicity experiment in tobacco control among adolescents...
  24. doi request reprint Exposure to Tobacco Metabolites via Breast Milk and Infant Weight Gain: A Population-Based Study
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Maternal and Child Health Program, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Epidemiology, Brown University School of Public Health, Providence, RI, USA
    J Hum Lact 32:462-71. 2016
    ..Although the immutable benefits of breastfeeding are well documented, information on the potential consequences of exposure to tobacco metabolites specifically via breastfeeding is sparse...
  25. doi request reprint Influence of CYP2A6*4 genotypes on maternal serum cotinine among Chinese nonsmoking pregnant women
    Chuanbo Xie
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, China
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:406-12. 2014
    ..This study investigated the influence of CYP2A6*4 genotypes on serum cotinine among nonsmoking pregnant women...
  26. doi request reprint Opinion networks among long-term care specialists
    Melissa A Clark
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, 121 South Main Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 67:102S-25S. 2010
    ..Academic and research-based policy experts were most likely to be classified as prominent network members. Network structure was associated with attitudes toward LTC financing but not the regulation of nursing homes...