Eric B Loucks

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Socioeconomic disparities in metabolic syndrome differ by gender: evidence from NHANES III
    Eric B Loucks
    Department of Psychiatry and Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Epidemiol 17:19-26. 2007
  2. pmc Quality of parental emotional care and calculated risk for coronary heart disease
    Nisha D Almeida
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A2
    Psychosom Med 72:148-55. 2010
  3. pmc Individual-level socioeconomic status is associated with worse asthma morbidity in patients with asthma
    Simon L Bacon
    Montreal Behavioural Medicine Centre, Division of Chest Medicine, Research Center, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal University of Montréal affiliated hospital, 5400 Gouin West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Respir Res 10:125. 2009
  4. ncbi Socioeconomic position and the metabolic syndrome in early, middle, and late life: evidence from NHANES 1999-2002
    Eric B Loucks
    Douglas Hospital Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Epidemiol 17:782-90. 2007
  5. pmc Associations between childhood socioeconomic position and adulthood obesity
    Laura C Senese
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Epidemiol Rev 31:21-51. 2009
  6. pmc Life-course socioeconomic position and incidence of coronary heart disease: the Framingham Offspring Study
    Eric B Loucks
    Douglas Mental Health Institute, McGill University, 6875 LaSalle Blvd, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 169:829-36. 2009
  7. ncbi Relation of social integration to inflammatory marker concentrations in men and women 70 to 79 years
    Eric B Loucks
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:1010-6. 2006
  8. ncbi Association of educational level with inflammatory markers in the Framingham Offspring Study
    Eric B Loucks
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:622-8. 2006
  9. ncbi Social integration and concentrations of C-reactive protein among US adults
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:78-84. 2006
  10. doi Educational attainment and cigarette smoking: a causal association?
    Stephen E Gilman
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 37:615-24. 2008

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi Socioeconomic disparities in metabolic syndrome differ by gender: evidence from NHANES III
    Eric B Loucks
    Department of Psychiatry and Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Epidemiol 17:19-26. 2007
    ..The aim of the study is to examine whether socioeconomic position (SEP) is associated with metabolic syndrome and whether the association differs by gender and race/ethnicity...
  2. pmc Quality of parental emotional care and calculated risk for coronary heart disease
    Nisha D Almeida
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A2
    Psychosom Med 72:148-55. 2010
    ..To evaluate associations between perceived quality of parental emotional care and calculated 10-year risk for coronary heart disease (CHD). Little is understood about the role of parental emotional care in contributing to the risk for CHD...
  3. pmc Individual-level socioeconomic status is associated with worse asthma morbidity in patients with asthma
    Simon L Bacon
    Montreal Behavioural Medicine Centre, Division of Chest Medicine, Research Center, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal University of Montréal affiliated hospital, 5400 Gouin West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Respir Res 10:125. 2009
    ..g., cockroaches, tobacco smoke) and outdoor (e.g., urban pollution) allergens, thus increasing risk for exacerbations...
  4. ncbi Socioeconomic position and the metabolic syndrome in early, middle, and late life: evidence from NHANES 1999-2002
    Eric B Loucks
    Douglas Hospital Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Epidemiol 17:782-90. 2007
    ..To evaluate whether there is an association between socioeconomic position (SEP) and the metabolic syndrome at various ages, including adolescent, middle-aged and older participants in gender-specific analyses...
  5. pmc Associations between childhood socioeconomic position and adulthood obesity
    Laura C Senese
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Epidemiol Rev 31:21-51. 2009
    ..Adulthood SEP and other obesity risk factors may be the mechanisms responsible for the observed associations between childhood SEP and adulthood obesity...
  6. pmc Life-course socioeconomic position and incidence of coronary heart disease: the Framingham Offspring Study
    Eric B Loucks
    Douglas Mental Health Institute, McGill University, 6875 LaSalle Blvd, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 169:829-36. 2009
    ..29, 95% confidence interval: 0.78, 2.13). These findings underscore the potential importance of CHD prevention and treatment efforts for those whose backgrounds include low SEP throughout life...
  7. ncbi Relation of social integration to inflammatory marker concentrations in men and women 70 to 79 years
    Eric B Loucks
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:1010-6. 2006
    ..Differences may exist between women and men in the biologic pathways associated with social integration...
  8. ncbi Association of educational level with inflammatory markers in the Framingham Offspring Study
    Eric B Loucks
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:622-8. 2006
    ..The association provides evidence suggestive of a biologic pathway by which socioeconomic position may predispose to coronary heart disease...
  9. ncbi Social integration and concentrations of C-reactive protein among US adults
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:78-84. 2006
    ..This study tests whether social integration is associated with C-reactive protein (CRP) level, a biologic risk factor for cardiovascular disease...
  10. doi Educational attainment and cigarette smoking: a causal association?
    Stephen E Gilman
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 37:615-24. 2008
    ..Despite abundant evidence that lower education is associated with a higher risk of smoking, whether the association is causal has not been convincingly established...
  11. ncbi Social integration is associated with fibrinogen concentration in elderly men
    Eric B Loucks
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:353-8. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether social integration is associated with plasma concentrations of fibrinogen in an elderly population...
  12. ncbi What the Cuban context provides health researchers: the feasibility of a longitudinal multi-method study of the impact of housing improvements on health in Havana, Cuba
    Jerry Spiegel
    Liu Institute for Global Issues, University of British Columbia, 6476 N W Marine Drive, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z2
    J Public Health (Oxf) 26:95-100. 2004
    ..The objective of this study, therefore, was to ascertain the feasibility of conducting a multi-method longitudinal evaluation of the impact of housing improvements on health...