Lilah M Besser

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Commute time and social capital in the U.S
    Lilah M Besser
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:207-11. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Walking to public transit: steps to help meet physical activity recommendations
    Lilah M Besser
    Division of Emergency and Environmental Health Services, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:273-80. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of Down syndrome among children and adolescents in 10 regions of the United States
    Mikyong Shin
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1565-71. 2009

Collaborators

  • Howard Frumkin
  • Mikyong Shin
  • Csaba Siffel
  • James E Kucik
  • Adolfo Correa
  • Chengxing Lu

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Commute time and social capital in the U.S
    Lilah M Besser
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:207-11. 2008
    ..The suggested declining trend in social capital among Americans could be due, in part, to long commute times associated with urban sprawl...
  2. ncbi request reprint Walking to public transit: steps to help meet physical activity recommendations
    Lilah M Besser
    Division of Emergency and Environmental Health Services, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:273-80. 2005
    ..This study estimates the total daily time spent walking to and from transit and the predictors of achieving 30 minutes of physical activity daily by doing so...
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of Down syndrome among children and adolescents in 10 regions of the United States
    Mikyong Shin
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1565-71. 2009
    ..We aimed to estimate the prevalence of Down syndrome (DS) among children and adolescents aged 0 to 19 years in 10 regions of the United States...