Mary T Bassett

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Consumer awareness of fast-food calorie information in New York City after implementation of a menu labeling regulation
    Tamara Dumanovsky
    Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10007, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2520-5. 2010
  2. pmc Purchasing behavior and calorie information at fast-food chains in New York City, 2007
    Mary T Bassett
    Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, 125 Worth Street, Room 345, CN 24, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1457-9. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Do medical students know enough about smoking to help their future patients? Assessment of New York City fourth-year medical students' knowledge of tobacco cessation and treatment for nicotine addiction
    Carolyn M Springer
    Adelphi University, Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies, Garden City, New York, USA
    Acad Med 83:982-9. 2008
  4. pmc Calories from beverages purchased at 2 major coffee chains in New York City, 2007
    Christina Huang
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10007, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A118. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol control beyond the clinic: New York City's trans fat restriction
    Sonia Y Angell
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10007, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:129-34. 2009
  6. doi request reprint What people buy from fast-food restaurants: caloric content and menu item selection, New York City 2007
    Tamara Dumanovsky
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1369-74. 2009
  7. doi request reprint New York City's fight over calorie labeling
    Thomas A Farley
    New York City Health Department, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w1098-109. 2009
  8. pmc Neighbourhood mortality inequalities in New York City, 1989-1991 and 1999-2001
    Adam M Karpati
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Brooklyn District Public Health Office, 485 Throop Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11221, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:1060-4. 2006
  9. pmc Tracking diabetes: New York City's A1C Registry
    Shadi Chamany
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, NY, USA
    Milbank Q 87:547-70. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Public health in New York City, 2002-2007: confronting epidemics of the modern era
    Thomas R Frieden
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 37:966-77. 2008

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Publications16

  1. pmc Consumer awareness of fast-food calorie information in New York City after implementation of a menu labeling regulation
    Tamara Dumanovsky
    Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10007, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2520-5. 2010
    ..We assessed consumer awareness of menu calorie information at fast-food chains after the introduction of New York City's health code regulation requiring these chains to display food-item calories on menus and menu boards...
  2. pmc Purchasing behavior and calorie information at fast-food chains in New York City, 2007
    Mary T Bassett
    Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, 125 Worth Street, Room 345, CN 24, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1457-9. 2008
    ..01). Fast-food chains should display calorie information prominently at point of purchase, where it can be seen and used to inform purchases...
  3. doi request reprint Do medical students know enough about smoking to help their future patients? Assessment of New York City fourth-year medical students' knowledge of tobacco cessation and treatment for nicotine addiction
    Carolyn M Springer
    Adelphi University, Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies, Garden City, New York, USA
    Acad Med 83:982-9. 2008
    ..Few studies have assessed medical student knowledge in this area. This study examined New York City fourth-year medical students' knowledge of tobacco cessation and treatment of nicotine addiction...
  4. pmc Calories from beverages purchased at 2 major coffee chains in New York City, 2007
    Christina Huang
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10007, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A118. 2009
    ..We examined afternoon beverage purchases in New York City at 2 major coffee chains and estimated the mean calorie content of these beverages...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol control beyond the clinic: New York City's trans fat restriction
    Sonia Y Angell
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10007, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:129-34. 2009
    ..Public health efforts that change food content to make default choices healthier enable consumers to more successfully meet dietary recommendations and reduce their cardiovascular risk...
  6. doi request reprint What people buy from fast-food restaurants: caloric content and menu item selection, New York City 2007
    Tamara Dumanovsky
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1369-74. 2009
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  7. doi request reprint New York City's fight over calorie labeling
    Thomas A Farley
    New York City Health Department, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w1098-109. 2009
    ..The experience shows that state and local health departments can use their existing authority over restaurants to combat obesity and, indirectly, chronic diseases...
  8. pmc Neighbourhood mortality inequalities in New York City, 1989-1991 and 1999-2001
    Adam M Karpati
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Brooklyn District Public Health Office, 485 Throop Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11221, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:1060-4. 2006
    ..To examine whether inequalities in mortality across socioeconomically diverse neighbourhoods changed alongside the decline in mortality observed in New York City between 1990 and 2000...
  9. pmc Tracking diabetes: New York City's A1C Registry
    Shadi Chamany
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, NY, USA
    Milbank Q 87:547-70. 2009
    ..But mandatory A1C reporting has provoked debate regarding the role of public health agencies in the control of noncommunicable diseases and, more specifically, both privacy and the doctor-patient relationship...
  10. doi request reprint Public health in New York City, 2002-2007: confronting epidemics of the modern era
    Thomas R Frieden
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 37:966-77. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a large-scale distribution programme of free nicotine patches: a prospective evaluation
    Nancy Miller
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Lancet 365:1849-54. 2005
    ..We did a 6 month follow-up survey to assess the success of this programme in improving smoking cessation on a population basis...
  12. pmc Lack of oral health care for adults in Harlem: a hidden crisis
    Georgina P Zabos
    School of Dental and Oral Surgery, Division of Community Health, Columbia University, 154 Haven Ave, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:49-52. 2002
    ..We sought here to determine the prevalence of oral health complaints among Harlem adults by measures of social class, as well as their access to oral health care...
  13. pmc Smoking among deprived populations: not just a matter of choice
    Mary T Bassett
    Am J Public Health 93:1035; author reply 1035-6. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint Childhood obesity on the front lines
    Susan B Foerster
    Cancer Prevention and Nutrition Section, California Department of Public Health, Sacramento, California 95899 7413, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S175-7. 2007
  15. pmc Obesity: the public health challenge of our time
    Mary T Bassett
    Am J Public Health 94:1477. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Screening for colorectal cancer
    Gabriel E Feldman
    JAMA 290:191; author reply 192. 2003