Walker Poston

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of surveillance on weight change and predictors of change in a population-based firefighter cohort
    Walker S C Poston
    Center for Fire Rescue and EMS Health Research, Institute for Biobehavioral Health Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, Leawood, KS 66224, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:961-8. 2012
  2. pmc An examination of the benefits of health promotion programs for the national fire service
    Walker S C Poston
    Center for Fire, Rescue and EMS Health Research, Institute for Biobehavioral Health Research, NDRI MA, NDRI National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 1920 West 143rd Street Suite 120, Leawood, KS 66224, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:805. 2013
  3. pmc The health of women in the US fire service
    Sara A Jahnke
    Center for Fire Rescue and EMS Health Research, Institute for Biobehavioral Health Research, National Development and Research Institutes, 1920 W 143rd St, Ste 120, Leawood, KS 66224, 913 681 0300, USA
    BMC Womens Health 12:39. 2012
  4. pmc Menthol cigarette pricing at military and community retail outlets in the United States
    Walker S C Poston
    Institute for Biobehavioral Health Research, NDRI MA, NDRI, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 1920 West 143rd Street, Suite 120, Leawood, KS 66224, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:731. 2012

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of surveillance on weight change and predictors of change in a population-based firefighter cohort
    Walker S C Poston
    Center for Fire Rescue and EMS Health Research, Institute for Biobehavioral Health Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, Leawood, KS 66224, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:961-8. 2012
    ..To document weight changes in a population-based cohort of male career firefighters and evaluate the impact of health surveillance on subsequent participant behavior and body composition...
  2. pmc An examination of the benefits of health promotion programs for the national fire service
    Walker S C Poston
    Center for Fire, Rescue and EMS Health Research, Institute for Biobehavioral Health Research, NDRI MA, NDRI National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 1920 West 143rd Street Suite 120, Leawood, KS 66224, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:805. 2013
    ..g., body composition, physical activity, and general and behavioral health) consistent with national fire service goals and addressed significant statistical limitations unaccounted for in previous studies...
  3. pmc The health of women in the US fire service
    Sara A Jahnke
    Center for Fire Rescue and EMS Health Research, Institute for Biobehavioral Health Research, National Development and Research Institutes, 1920 W 143rd St, Ste 120, Leawood, KS 66224, 913 681 0300, USA
    BMC Womens Health 12:39. 2012
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  4. pmc Menthol cigarette pricing at military and community retail outlets in the United States
    Walker S C Poston
    Institute for Biobehavioral Health Research, NDRI MA, NDRI, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 1920 West 143rd Street, Suite 120, Leawood, KS 66224, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:731. 2012
    ..Because minorities are highly represented in the military, we determined whether menthol cigarette prices, the leading choice of African Americans, were compliant with the instruction...

Research Grants1

  1. An analysis of environmental risk factors for obesity
    Walker Poston; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It is critical to note that such basic data are lacking in the literature. ..