Margot Shields

Summary

Affiliation: Statistics Canada
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Use of wheelchairs and other mobility support devices
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 15:37-41. 2004
  2. ncbi Stress and depression in the employed population
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 17:11-29. 2006
  3. ncbi Smoking-prevalence, bans and exposure to second-hand smoke
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Health Rep 18:67-85. 2007
  4. ncbi Community belonging and self-perceived health
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada
    Health Rep 19:51-60. 2008
  5. ncbi Health-promoting factors and good health among Canadians in mid- to late life
    Pamela L Ramage-Morin
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 21:45-53. 2010
  6. ncbi Stress, health and the benefit of social support
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 15:9-38. 2004
  7. ncbi Unhappy on the job
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T8
    Health Rep 17:33-7. 2006
  8. ncbi Smoking bans: influence on smoking prevalence
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 18:9-24. 2007
  9. ncbi Sedentary behaviour and obesity
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Rep 19:19-30. 2008
  10. ncbi Screen time among Canadian adults: a profile
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Rep 19:31-43. 2008

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. ncbi Use of wheelchairs and other mobility support devices
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 15:37-41. 2004
  2. ncbi Stress and depression in the employed population
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 17:11-29. 2006
    ..This article describes stress levels among the employed population aged 18 to 75 and examines associations between stress and depression...
  3. ncbi Smoking-prevalence, bans and exposure to second-hand smoke
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Health Rep 18:67-85. 2007
  4. ncbi Community belonging and self-perceived health
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada
    Health Rep 19:51-60. 2008
  5. ncbi Health-promoting factors and good health among Canadians in mid- to late life
    Pamela L Ramage-Morin
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 21:45-53. 2010
    ..Eighty-four percent of the younger age group and 91% of seniors reported positive tendencies on four or more of these factors. The more factors on which positive tendencies were reported, the greater the likelihood of having good health...
  6. ncbi Stress, health and the benefit of social support
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 15:9-38. 2004
    ..This article describes stress exposure among Canadians aged 18 or older and analyzes short- and long-term associations with psychological distress and chronic conditions. The buffering role of emotional support is also explored...
  7. ncbi Unhappy on the job
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T8
    Health Rep 17:33-7. 2006
  8. ncbi Smoking bans: influence on smoking prevalence
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 18:9-24. 2007
    ..This article reports trends in smoking prevalence and smoking restrictions in Canada since 2000, and examines associations between home and workplace restrictions and smoking cessation...
  9. ncbi Sedentary behaviour and obesity
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Rep 19:19-30. 2008
    ..This article examines sedentary behaviours (television viewing, computer use and reading) in relation to obesity among Canadian adults aged 20 to 64 years...
  10. ncbi Screen time among Canadian adults: a profile
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Rep 19:31-43. 2008
  11. ncbi Estimates of obesity based on self-report versus direct measures
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Rep 19:61-76. 2008
    ..Based on a representative sample of the Canadian population, this article quantifies the bias resulting from the use of self-reported rather than directly measured height, weight and body mass index (BMI)...
  12. ncbi Effects of measurement on obesity and morbidity
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Rep 19:77-84. 2008
    ..The goal is to see if the misclassifications resulting from the use of self-reported data alters associations between excess body weight and these health conditions...
  13. ncbi Regional differences in obesity
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 17:61-7. 2006
  14. ncbi Trends in adult obesity
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 17:53-9. 2006
  15. ncbi Proxy reporting of health information
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 15:21-33. 2004
    ..This article documents the extent of proxy reporting in Statistics Canada's National Population Health Survey (NPHS) and explores associations between reporting status and the prevalence and incidence of selected health problems...
  16. ncbi Social anxiety disorder--beyond shyness
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 15:45-61. 2004
    ..The relationship between this mental disorder and others is examined. Selected aspects of functional impairment are compared for people with current, past, and no history of the condition...
  17. ncbi The journey to quitting smoking
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division at Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Health Rep 16:19-36. 2005
    ..Factors associated with smoking cessation and relapse are examined, as well as factors associated with having no intention of quitting in the next 6 months...
  18. ncbi Youth smoking
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics, Statistics, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Rep 16:53-7. 2005
  19. ncbi Healthy living among seniors
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Health Rep 16:7-20. 2006
    ..This article investigates good health among Canadian seniors in relation to health behaviours and psychosocial factors...
  20. ncbi Overweight and obesity among children and youth
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division at Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 17:27-42. 2006
    ..Data from 1978/79 and 2004 are compared, and trends by sex and age groups are presented...
  21. ncbi The feasibility of establishing correction factors to adjust self-reported estimates of obesity
    Sarah Connor Gorber
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Health Rep 19:71-82. 2008
    ..This study examines the feasibility of developing correction factors to adjust self-reported measures of body mass index (BMI) to more closely approximate measured values...
  22. ncbi Obesity estimates for children based on parent-reported versus direct measures
    Margot Shields
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 22:47-58. 2011
    ..Relatively few studies have examined the bias resulting from the use of parent-reported height and weight for children, and the findings have been inconsistent...
  23. ncbi Fitness of Canadian adults: results from the 2007-2009 Canadian Health Measures Survey
    Margot Shields
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 21:21-35. 2010
    ..However, a comprehensive assessment of fitness requires additional measures. This article provides up-to-date estimates of fitness levels of Canadians aged 20 to 69 years. Results are compared with estimates from 1981...
  24. ncbi Bias in self-reported estimates of obesity in Canadian health surveys: an update on correction equations for adults
    Margot Shields
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 22:35-45. 2011
    ..The feasibility of using correction equations to adjust self-reported 2008 Canadian Community Health Survey values to more closely approximate measured values is assessed...
  25. ncbi Shift work and health
    Margot Shields
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 13:11-33. 2002
    ..Based on an analysis of people followed over four years, associations between the incidence of chronic conditions and changes in psychological distress levels are explored in relation to working shift...
  26. doi Employer-provided support services and job dissatisfaction in Canadian registered nurses
    Kathryn Wilkins
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Res 58:255-63. 2009
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  27. ncbi Smokers' use of acute care hospitals--a prospective study
    Kathryn Wilkins
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Health Rep 20:75-83. 2009
    ..For this analysis, health survey data were linked to hospitalization data at an individual level, permitting prospective measures of hospital use by smoking status and age...
  28. doi Employer-provided support services and job dissatisfaction in Canadian registered nurses
    Kathryn Wilkins
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Adm 41:S45-53. 2011
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  29. ncbi Factors related to on-the-job abuse of nurses by patients
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 20:7-19. 2009
    ..This article examines physical and emotional abuse from patients in nurses working in hospitals or long-term care facilities...
  30. ncbi Abdominal obesity and cardiovascular disease risk factors within body mass index categories
    Margot Shields
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 23:7-15. 2012
    ..Recent evidence suggests that waist circumference (WC), waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) and waist-to-height ratio (WHtR) are increasing within BMI categories. This shift may have affected the usefulness of abdominal obesity measures...
  31. ncbi Measures of abdominal obesity within body mass index categories, 1981 and 2007-2009
    Margot Shields
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 23:33-8. 2012
    ..Although substantial percentages of men and women in obese class I were at increased/high health risk based on abdominal obesity measures in 1981, by 2007-2009, almost everyone in this BMI category was at increased/high risk...
  32. doi Trends in aerobic fitness among Canadians, 1981 to 2007-2009
    Cora L Craig
    Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute, Ottawa, ON K2P 0J2, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:511-9. 2012
    ..Future work is required to validate prediction equations of aerobic fitness for young people to make it possible to compare fitness levels over the lifespan and across time...
  33. ncbi Correlates of medication error in hospitals
    Kathryn Wilkins
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Rep 19:7-18. 2008
    ..This article examines associations between medication error and selected factors in the workplace of hospital-employed registered nurses (RNs) in Canada...
  34. ncbi Comparison of waist circumference using the World Health Organization and National Institutes of Health protocols
    Jennifer Patry-Parisien
    Health Statistics Division at Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 23:53-60. 2012
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  35. doi Changes in the obesity phenotype within Canadian children and adults, 1981 to 2007-2009
    Ian Janssen
    School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:916-9. 2012
    ..10 mm in SFS; these values increased to 2.22 cm and 7.60 mm, respectively, in 2007-2009. In conclusion, present day Canadians have higher WC and skinfold thickness values for a given BMI than Canadians did 30 years ago...
  36. doi Canadian childhood obesity estimates based on WHO, IOTF and CDC cut-points
    Margot Shields
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Pediatr Obes 5:265-73. 2010
    ..A secondary objective is to compare estimates by method of data collection...
  37. ncbi An update on mammography use in Canada
    Margot Shields
    Health Analysis Division at Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 20:7-19. 2009
    ..This article updates mammography use by Canadian women aged 50 to 69, and reports trends from 1990 to 2008 among the provinces. Characteristics of non-users are examined...
  38. ncbi Colorectal cancer testing in Canada--2008
    Kathryn Wilkins
    Health Analysis Division at Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 20:21-30. 2009
    ..This article provides estimates of the report level of colorectal cancer (CRC) testing in the Canadian population aged 50 or older in 2008...
  39. ncbi Employer-provided support services and job dissatisfaction in Canadian registered nurses
    Kathryn Wilkins
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Adm 42:S50-8. 2012
    ....
  40. ncbi Assessment of validity of self-reported smoking status
    Suzy L Wong
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 23:47-53. 2012
    ..National data on smoking prevalence often rely on self-reports. This study assesses the validity of self-reported cigarette smoking status among Canadians...