Ali H Mokdad

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint The state of health in the Arab world, 1990-2010: an analysis of the burden of diseases, injuries, and risk factors
    Ali H Mokdad
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 383:309-20. 2014
  2. pmc A novel framework for validating and applying standardized small area measurement strategies
    Tanja Srebotnjak
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, 2301 5th Ave, Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Popul Health Metr 8:26. 2010
  3. pmc Measuring health behaviors in populations
    Ali H Mokdad
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, 2301 Fifth Ave, Ste 600, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A75. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Get a license, buckle up, and slow down: risky driving patterns among saudis
    Charbel El Bcheraoui
    a Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    Traffic Inj Prev 16:587-92. 2015
  5. doi request reprint In denial: misperceptions of weight change among adults in the United States
    Catherine M Wetmore
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Prev Med 55:93-100. 2012
  6. pmc Breast cancer screening in saudi arabia: free but almost no takers
    Charbel El Bcheraoui
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, 2301 Fifth Ave, Suite 600, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0119051. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Results of the Global Youth Tobacco Survey and implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR) countries
    Gulnoza Usmanova
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, 2301 5th Avenue, Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98121, United States Electronic address
    J Epidemiol Glob Health 3:217-34. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Characteristics associated with the uptake of influenza vaccination among adults in the United States
    Mayuko Takayama
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Prev Med 54:358-62. 2012
  9. pmc Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in United States counties, 2001-2009
    Casey Olives
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e60308. 2013
  10. pmc Aspirin use and knowledge in the community: a population- and health facility based survey for measuring local health system performance
    Gregory A Roth
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 14:16. 2014

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint The state of health in the Arab world, 1990-2010: an analysis of the burden of diseases, injuries, and risk factors
    Ali H Mokdad
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 383:309-20. 2014
    ..We aimed to examine the burden of diseases and injuries in the Arab world for 1990, 2005, and 2010 using data from the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study 2010 (GBD 2010)...
  2. pmc A novel framework for validating and applying standardized small area measurement strategies
    Tanja Srebotnjak
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, 2301 5th Ave, Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Popul Health Metr 8:26. 2010
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  3. pmc Measuring health behaviors in populations
    Ali H Mokdad
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, 2301 Fifth Ave, Ste 600, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A75. 2010
    ..With changes in telephone use (eg, rapid decline in the ownership of landlines), innovative methods to collect data on health behaviors, such as in health care settings or through Internet-based surveys, need to be developed...
  4. doi request reprint Get a license, buckle up, and slow down: risky driving patterns among saudis
    Charbel El Bcheraoui
    a Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    Traffic Inj Prev 16:587-92. 2015
    ..To inform policymakers on drivers' abilities and driving habits, we analyzed data from the Saudi Health Interview Survey 2013...
  5. doi request reprint In denial: misperceptions of weight change among adults in the United States
    Catherine M Wetmore
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Prev Med 55:93-100. 2012
    ..We used data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System to explore how adults in the United States recall their weight change and to identify characteristics associated with weight changes...
  6. pmc Breast cancer screening in saudi arabia: free but almost no takers
    Charbel El Bcheraoui
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, 2301 Fifth Ave, Suite 600, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0119051. 2015
    ..We conducted a national survey to investigate knowledge and practices of breast cancer screening among Saudi women aged 50 years or older in order to inform the breast cancer national health programs...
  7. doi request reprint Results of the Global Youth Tobacco Survey and implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR) countries
    Gulnoza Usmanova
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, 2301 5th Avenue, Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98121, United States Electronic address
    J Epidemiol Glob Health 3:217-34. 2013
    ..We used Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS) data collected over time to monitor articles of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) in WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR)...
  8. doi request reprint Characteristics associated with the uptake of influenza vaccination among adults in the United States
    Mayuko Takayama
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Prev Med 54:358-62. 2012
    ..We identified characteristics associated with influenza vaccination that might inform strategies for increasing coverage...
  9. pmc Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in United States counties, 2001-2009
    Casey Olives
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e60308. 2013
    ..Concurrent increases in treatment and control of hypertension are promising, but efforts to decrease the prevalence of hypertension are needed...
  10. pmc Aspirin use and knowledge in the community: a population- and health facility based survey for measuring local health system performance
    Gregory A Roth
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 14:16. 2014
    ..Little is known about the relationship between cardiovascular risk, disease and actual use of aspirin in the community...
  11. pmc High total serum cholesterol, medication coverage and therapeutic control: an analysis of national health examination survey data from eight countries
    Gregory A Roth
    Division of Cardiology, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Street room AA522, Seattle, WA 98195 6422, United States of America
    Bull World Health Organ 89:92-101. 2011
    ..To determine the fraction of individuals with high total serum cholesterol who get diagnosed and effectively treated in eight high- and middle-income countries...
  12. doi request reprint Results of the Global Youth Tobacco Survey and implementation of WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in former Soviet Union countries
    Gulnoza Usmanova
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, 2301 5th Avenue, Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Int J Public Health 58:217-26. 2013
    ..We used data from the Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS) to monitor articles of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in Former Soviet Union (FSU) countries...
  13. doi request reprint Status of the diabetes epidemic in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 2013
    Charbel El Bcheraoui
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, 2301 Fifth Ave, Suite 600, Seattle, WA, 98121, USA
    Int J Public Health 59:1011-21. 2014
    ..To inform public health authorities on the current status of the diabetes epidemic, we analyzed data from the Saudi Health Interview Survey (SHIS)...
  14. pmc Global, regional, and national incidence and mortality for HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria during 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013
    Christopher J L Murray
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle, WA, USA
    Lancet 384:1005-70. 2014
    ....
  15. pmc Drinking Patterns in US Counties From 2002 to 2012
    Laura Dwyer-Lindgren
    All authors are with the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle
    Am J Public Health 105:1120-7. 2015
    ..We estimated the prevalence of any drinking and binge drinking from 2002 to 2012 and heavy drinking from 2005 to 2012 in every US county...
  16. doi request reprint The Behavioral Risk Factors Surveillance System: past, present, and future
    Ali H Mokdad
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98121, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 30:43-54. 2009
    ..This article provides an overview of the issues faced by BRFSS and the strategies in place to address them...