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Paula A. Alio, Ph.D.

Publications

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Journal Articles

2013
Alio AO, Lewis CA, Scarborough K, Harris K, Fiscella K. "A community perspective on the role of fathers during pregnancy: a qualitative study". BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2013; 13: 60 PMCID: PMC3606253.

2013
Salihu HM, Mogos MF, August EM, Dejoy S, de la Cruz C, Alio AP, Marty PJ. "HIV infection and its impact on fetal outcomes among women of advanced maternal age: a propensity score weighted matching approach". AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2013; 29(3): 581-7.

12/2012
Salihu HM, August EM, Salemi JL, Weldeselasse H, Sarro YS, Alio AP. "The association between female genital mutilation and intimate partner violence". BJOG. 2012; 119(13): 1597-1605 Epub 2012 Aug 24.

11/2012
Salihu HM, August EM, Mbah AK, Alio AP, de Cuba RJ, Jaward FM, Berry EL. "Effectiveness of a federal healthy start program in reducing the impact of particulate air pollutants on feto-infant morbidity outcomes". Matern Child Health J. 2012; 16(8): 1602-11.

11/2012
Salihu HM, Ghaji N, Mbah AK, Alio AP, August EM, Boubakari I. "Particulate pollutants and racial/ethnic disparity in feto-infant morbidity outcomes". Matern Child Health J. 2012; 16(8): 1679-87.

9/2012
Alio AP, Salihu HM, McIntosh C, August EM, Weldeselasse H, Sanchez E, Mbah AK. "The effect of paternal age on fetal birth outcomes". Am J Mens Health. 2012; 6(5): 427-35.

8/2012
Belogolovkin V, Crisan L, Lynch O, Weldeselasse H, August EM, Ali AP, Salihu HM. "Neonatal outcomes of successful VBAC among obese and super-obese mothers". J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2012; 25(6): 714-8.

7/2012
Whiteman VE, Salihu HM, Weldeselasse HE, August EM, Alio AP, Marty PJ. "Temporal trends in cardiomyopathy in pregnancy and association with feto-infant morbidity outcomes". J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2012; 25(6): 627-31.

7/2012
Aliyu MH, Salihu HM, Lynch O, Alio AP, Marty PJ. "Fetal sex and differential survival in preeclampsia and eclampsia". Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2012; 285(2): 361-5.

5/2012
Mbah AK, Sharma PP, Alio AP, Fombo DW, Bruder K, Salihu HM. "Previous caesarean section, gestational age at first delivery and subsequent risk of pre-eclampsia in obese mothers". Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2012; 285(5): 1375-81 Epub 2011 Dec 9.

5/2012
Belogolovkin V, Salihu HM, Weldeselasse H, Biroscak BJ, August EM, Mbah AK, Alio AP. "Impact of prior bariatric surgery on maternal and fetal outcomes among abese and non-obese mothers". Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2012; 285(5): 1211-8.

3/2012
Aliyu MH, Salihu HM, Lynch O, Alio AP, Marty PJ. "Palcental abruption, offspring sex, and birth outcomes in a large cohort of mothers". J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2012; 25(3): 248-52 Epub 2011 Jun 30.

1/2012
Salihu HM, Connell L, Salemi JL, August EM, Weldeselasse HE, & Alio AP. "Prevalence and temporal trends of hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and HIV/AIDS co-infection during pregnancy across the decade 1998-2007". J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2012; 21(1): 66-72.

2012
Salihu HM, August EM, Mbah AK, de Cuba RJ 2nd, Alio AP, Rowland-Mishkit B, Berry EL. "The Impact of birth spacing on subsequent feto-infant outcomes among community enrollees of a federal healthy start project". J Community Health. 2012; 37(1): 137-42.

2012
Salihi HM, August EM, de la Cruz C, Mogos MF, Weldeselasse H, Alio AP. "Infant Mortality and the Risk of Small Size for Gestational Age in the Subsequent Pregnancy: A Retrospective Cohort Study". Matern Child Health J. 2012; : 26 PMCID PMC36122146.

12/2011
Alio A, Mbah AK, Grunsten RA, Salihu HM. "Teenage pregnancy and the influence of paternal involvement on fetal outcomes". J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2011; 24(6): 404-9.

12/2011
Garba M, Nayama M, Alio AP, Holloway ML, Salihu HM. "Maternal mortality in Niger: a retrospective study in a high risk maternity". Afr J Med Med Sci. 2011; 40(4): 393-7.

12/2011
August EM, Salihu HM, Weldeselasse H, Biroscak BJ, Mbah AK, & Alio AP. "Infant mortality and subsequent risk of stillbirth: a retrospective cohort study". BJOG. 2011; 118(3): 1636-45.

12/2011
Alio AP, Mbah AK, Grunsten RA, Salihu HM. "Teenage pregnancy and the influence of paternal involvement on fetal outcomes". J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2011; 24(6): 404-9.

11/2011
Saidu R, Bolaji BO, Olatinwo AW, McIntosh CM, Alio AP, Salihu HM. "Repeat caesarean delivery as a risk factor for abnormal blood loss, blood transfusion and perinatal mortality". J Obstet Gynaecol. 2011; 31(8): 728-31.

8/2011
Alio AP, Merrell L, Roxbury K. Clayton HB, Bomboka L, Marty PJ, Traore S. Salihu HM. "The psychosocial impact of vesico-vaginal fistula in Niger". Arch Obstet Gynecol. 2011; 284(2): 371-8 Epub 2010 Aug 29.

8/2011
Whiteman VE, Crisan L, McIntosh C, Alio AP, Duan J. Marty PJ, Salihu HM. "Interpregnancy body mass index changes and risk of stillbirth". Gynecol Obstet Invest. 2011; 72(3): 192-5.

7/2011
Aliyu MH, Lynch O, Nana PN, Alio AP, Wilson RE, Zoorob R, Salihy HM. "Alcohol consumption during pregnancy and risk of placental abruption and placenta previa". Matern Child Health J. 2011; 15(5): 670-676.

5/2011
Alio AP, Bond MJ, Padilla YC, Heidelbaugh JJ, Lu M, Parker WJ. "Addressing policy barriers to paternal involvement during pregnancy". Matern Child Health. 2011; 15(4): 425-430.

5/2011
Mbah AK. Alio AP, Marty PJ, Bruder K, Wilson R, Salihu HM. "Recurrent versus isolated pre-eclampsia and risk of feto-infant morbidity outcomes: racial/ethnic disparity". Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2011; 156(1): 23-28 Epub 2011 Feb 11.

4/2011
Aliyu MH, Lynch O, Wilson RE, Alio AP, Kristensen S, Marty PJ, Whiteman VE, Salihu HM. "Association between tobacco use in pregnancy and placenta-associated syndromes: a population-based study". Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2011; 283(4): 729-734 Epub 2010 Mar 31.

2/2011
Alio PA, Mbah AK, Kornosky JL, Wathington D, Marty PJ, Salihu HM. "Assessing the impact of paternal iinvolvement on racial/ethnic disparities in infant mortality rates". J Community Health. 2011; 36(1): 63-68.

2/2011
Alio AP, Salihu HM, Nana PN, Clayton HB, Mbah AK, Marty PJ. "Association beween intimate partner violence and induced abortion in Cameroon". Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2011; 112(2): 83-87 Epub 2010 Dec 4.

2/2011
Daley E, Alio A, Anstey EH, Chandler R, Dyer K, Helmy H. "Examining barriers to cervical cancer screening and treatment in Florida through a socio-ecological lens". J Community Health. 2011; 36(1): 121-131.

2/2011
Salihu HM, Kornosky JL, Lynch O, Alio AP, August EM, Marty PJ. "Impact of prenatal alcohol consumption on placenta-associated syndromes". Alcohol. 2011; 45(1): 73-79 Epub 2010 Jul 2.

2/2011
Alio AP, Mbah AK, Kornosky JL, Wathington D, Marty PJ, Salihu HM. "Assessing the impact of paternal involvement on racial/ethinic disparities in infant mortality rates". J Community Health. 2011; 36(1): 63-68.

1/2011
Salihu HM, Duan J, Nabukera SK, Mbah AK, Alio AP. "Younger maternal age (at initiation of childbearing) and recurrent perinatal mortality". Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Bio. 2011; 154(1): 31-36.

2011
Whiteman VE, Aliyu MH. August EM, McIntosh C, Alio AP, Salihu HM. "Changes in prepregnancy body mass index between pregnancies and risk of gestational and type 2 diabetes". Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2011; 284(1): 235-240 Epub 2011 May 5.

2011
Hamisu M, Salihu HM, August EM, Jeffers DF, Mbah AK, Alio AP, Berry E. "Effectiveness of a federal healthy start program in reducing primary and repeat teen pregnancies: our experience over the decade". J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2011; 24(3): 153-160 Epub 2011 Mar 12.

2011
Alio AP, Clayton HB, Garba M, Mbah AK, Daley E, Salihu HM. "Spousal concordance in attitudes toward violence and reported physical abuse in African couples". J Interpers Violence. 2011; 26(14): 2790-810 Epub 2010 Dec 13.

2011
Salihu HM, August EM, Alio AP, Jeffers D, Austin D, Berry E. "Community-academic partnerships to reduce black-white disparities in infant mortality in Florida". Prog Community Health Partnersh. 2011; 5(1): 53-66.

12/2010
Salihu HM, Mbah AK, Alio AP, Whiteman V, Kornosky J, Rubin L. "Nulliparity and preterm birth in the era of obesity epidemic". J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2010; 23(12): 1444-50.

12/2010
Bond MJ, Heidelbaugh JJ, Robertson A, Alio PA, Parker WJ. "Improving research, policy and practice to promote paternal involvement in pregnancy outcomes: the roles of obstetricians-gynecologists". Curr Opin Obster Gynecol. 2010; 22(6): 525-529.

11/2010
Salihu HM, Stanley KM, Mbah AK, August EM, Alio AP, Marty PJ. "Disparities in rates and trends of HIV/AIDS during pregnancy across the decade, 1998-2007". J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2010; 55(3): 391-396.

11/2010
Alio AP, Salihu HM, Kornosky JL, Richman AM, Marty PJ. "Feto-infant health and survival: does paternal involvement matter?". Matern Child Health. 2010; 14(6): 931-937.

10/2010
Aliyu MH, Alio P, Salihu HM. "To breastfeed or not to breastfeed: a review of the impact of lactational exposure to polyclorinated biphenyls (PCBs) on infants". J Environ Health. 2010; 73(3): 8-14.

8/2010
Salihu HM, Luke S, Alio AP, Deutsch A, Marty PJ. "The impact of obesity on spontaneous and medically indicated preterm birth among adolescent mothers". Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2010; 282(2): 127-134 Epub 2009 Aug 26.

7/2010
Mbah AK, Kornosky JL, Kristensen S, August EM, Alio AP, Marty PJ. "Super-obesity and risk for early and late pre-eclampsia". BJOG. 2010; 117(8): 997-1004 Epub 2010 May 19.

6/2010
Aliyu MH, Salihu HM, Alio AP, Wilson RE, Chakrabarty S, Clayton HB. "Prenatal smoking among adolescents and risk of fetal demise before and during labor". J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2010; 23(3): 129-135 Epub 2010 Feb 11.

5/2010
Aliyu MH, Lynch O, Saidu R, Alio AP, Marty PJ, Salihu HM. "Intrauterine exposure to tobacco and risk of medically indicated and spontaneous preterm birth". Am J Perinatol. 2010; 27(5): 405-410.

5/2010
Aliyu MH, Luke S, Wilson RE, Saidu R, Alio AP, Salihu HM, Belogolovkin V. "Obesity in older mothers, gestational weight gain, and risk estimates for preterm phenotypes". Maturitas. 2010; 66(1): 88-93 Epub 2010 Mar 21.

3/2010
Deutsch AB, Lynch O, Alio AP, Salihu HM, Spellacy WN. "Increased risk of placental abruption in underweight women". Am J Perinatol. 2010; 27(3): 235-240 Epub 2009 Sep 26.

1/2010
Aliyu MH, Luke S, Kristensen S, Alio AP, Salihu HM. "Joint effect of obesity and teenage pregnancy on the risk of pre-eclampsia: a population-based study". J Adolesc Health. 2010; 46(1): 77-82 Epub 2009 Aug 13.

1/2010
Russell Z, Salihu HM, Lynch O, Alio AP. Belogolovkin V. "The association of prepregnancy body mass index with pregnancy outcomes in triplet gestations". Am J Perinatol. 2010; 27(1): 41-46 Epub 2009 Sep 26.

2010
Alio A, Richman AR, Clayton HB, Jeffers DF, Wathington DJ, Salihu HM. "An ecological approach to understanding Black-White disparities in perinatal mortality". Matern Child Health J. 2010; 14(4): 557-566.

2010
Alio AP, Mbah AK, Kornosky JL, Marty PJ Salihu HM. "The impact of paternal involvement on feto-infant morbidity among Whites, Blacks, and Hispanics". Matern Child Health J. 2010; 14(5): 735-41.

2010
Mbah AK, Alio AP, Marty PJ, Bruder K, Whiteman VE, Salihu HM. "Pre-eclampsia in the first pregnancy and subsequent risk of stillbirth in black and white gravidas". Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2010; 149(2): 165-169.

2010
Salihu HM, Alio AP. Belogolovkin V, Aliyu MH, Wilson RE, Reddy UM, Bruder K, Whiteman VE. "Prepregnancy obesity and risk of stillbirth in viable twin gestations". Obesity. 2010; 18(9): 1795-1800.

10/2009
Alio AP, Daley EM, Nana PN, Duan J, Salihu HM. "Initimate partner violence and contraception use among women in Sub-Saharan Africa". Int J Gynecol Obstet. 2009; 107(1): 35-38.

10/2009
Belogolovkin V, Alio AP, Mbah AK, Clayton HB, Wathington D, Salihu HM. "Patterns and success of fetal programming among women with low and extremely low pre-pregnancy BMI". Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2009; 280(4): 579-584.

9/2009
Aliyu MH, Alio AP, Lynch O, Mbah A, Salihu HM. "Maternal pre-gravid body weight and risk for placental abruption among twin pregnancies". J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2009; 22(9): 745-750.

8/2009
Salihu HM, Mbah AK. Alio AP, Kornoshy JL, Bruder K. "Success of programming fetal growth phenotypes among obese women". Obstet Gynecol. 2009; 114(2 Pt 1): 333-339.

6/2009
Salihu HM, Mbah AK, Alio AP, Clayton HB, Lynch O. "Low pre-pregnancy body mass index and risk of medically indicated versus spontaneous preterm singleton birth". Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2009; 144(2): 119-123.

6/2009
Salihu HM, Mbah AK, Alio AP, Lynch O, Wathington D, Kornosky JL. "Maternal prepregnancy underweight and risk of early and late stillbirth in black and white gravidas". J Natl Med Assoc. 2009; 101(6): 582-587.

5/2009
Salihu HM, Lynch O, Alio AP, Mbah AK, Kornosky JL, Marty PJ. "Extreme maternal underweight and feto-infant morbidity outcomes: a population study". J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2009; 22(5): 428-434.

5/2009
Salihu HM, Koronosky JL, Alio AP, Druschel CM. "Racial disparities in mortality among infants with Dandy-Walker syndrome". J Natl Med Assoc. 2009; 101(5): 456-461.

5/2009
Salihu HM, Bonnema SM, Alio AP. "Obesity: What is an elderly population growing into?". Maturitas. 2009; 63(1): 7-12.

2/2009
Salihu HM, Lynch O, Alio AP, Kornosky JL, Clayton HB, Mbah AK. "Extreme obesity and risk of placental abruption". Hum Reprod. 2009; 24(2): 438-444.

1/2009
Aliyu MH, Wilson RE, Zoorob R, Alio AP, Clayton H, Salihu HM. "Prenatal alcohol consumption and fetal growth restriction: potentiation effect by concomitant smoking". Nicotine Tob Res. 2009; 11(1): 36-43.

1/2009
Salihu HM, Mbah AK, Jeffers D, Alio AP, Berry L. "Healthy Start program and feto-infant mordibity ourcomes: evaluation of program effectiveness". Matern Child Health J. 2009; 13(1): 56-65.

2009
Alio AP, Nana PN, Salihu HM. "Spousal violence and magnitude of potentially preventable single and recurrent spontaneous fetal loss in an African setting". Lancet. 2009; 373(9660): 318-324.

2009
Luke S, Salihu HM, Alio AP. Mbah AK. Jeffers D, Berry EL. Mishkit,VR. "Risk Factors for Major Antenatal Depression among Low-income African American Women". J Women's Health (Larchmt). 2009; 18(11): 1841-6.

2009
Salihu HM, Luke S, Alio AP, Wathington D, Mbah AK, Marty PJ, Whiteman V. "The superobese mother and ethnic disparities in preterm birth". J Natl Med Assoc. 2009; 101(11): 1125-1131.

10/2008
Salihu HM, Wilson RE, Alio AP, Kirby RS. "Advanced maternal age and risk of antepartum and intrapartum stillbirth". J Obstet Gynecol Res. 2008; 34(5): 843-850.

2008
Aliyu MH, Wilson RE, Zoorob R, Chakravarty S, Alio AP, Lirby RS, Salihu HM. "Alcohol consumption during pregnancy and the risk of early stillbirth among singletons". Alcohol. 2008; 42(5): 369-374.

2008
Salihu HM, Alio AP, Wilson RE, Sharma PP, Kirby RS, Alexander GR. "Obesity and extreme obesity: new insights into the black-white disparity in neonatal mortality". Obstet Gynecol. 2008; 111(6): 1410-1416.

2008
Salihu HM, Lynch O, Alio AP, Liu J. "Obesity subtypes and risk of spontaneous versus medically indicated preterm births in singletons and twins". Am J Epidemiol. 2008; 168(1): 13-20.

2008
Salihu HM, Mbah AK. Alio AP, Kirby RS. "AGA-primed uteri compared with SGA-primed uteri and the success of subsequent in utero fetal programming". Obstet Gynecol. 2008; 111(4): 935-943.

2008
Aliyu MH, Salihu HM, Wilson RE, Alio AP, Kirby RS. "The risk of intrapartum stillbirth among smokers of advanced maternal age". Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2008; 278(1): 39-45.

2008
Wilson RE, Alio AP, Kirby RS, Salihu HM. "Young maternal age and risk of intrapartum stillbirth". Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2008; 278(3): 231-236.

9/2007
Salihu HM, Dunlop AL, Hedayatzadeh A. Alio AP, Kirby RS Alexander GR. "Extreme obesity and risk of stillbirth among black and white gravidas". Obstet Gynecol. 2007; 110(3): 552-557.

2/2006
Alio AP, Salihu HM, Berrings TJ, Gramling MD, Burton JA, Gayles TA,Jackson TR. "Obesity research and the forgotten African American child". Ethn Dis. 2006; 16(2): 569-575.

2/2006
Salihu HM, Sharma PP, Kristensen S, Blot C, Alio AP, Anath CV. Kirby RS. "Risk of stillbirth following a cesarean delivery: black-white disparity". Obstet Gynecol. 2006; 107(2 Pt 1): 383-390.

2005
Alio A, Salihu HM. "Maternal determinants of pediatric preventive care utilization among blacks and whites". J Natl Med Assoc. 2005; 97(6): 792-797 PMCID: PMC 2569499.

12/2004
Salihu HM, Chatman LM, Alio AP, Aliyu MH, Kirby RS, Alexander GR. "Single motherhood and neonatal survival of twins among blacks and whites". J Natl Med Assoc. 2004; 96(12): 1618-1625.