E D Shenassa

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Lethality of firearms relative to other suicide methods: a population based study
    E D Shenassa
    Brown Medical School, Department of Community Health, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:120-4. 2003
  2. pmc Dampness and mold in the home and depression: an examination of mold-related illness and perceived control of one's home as possible depression pathways
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community Health, Brown School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1893-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Perceived safety of area of residence and exercise: a pan-European study
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Department of Community Health, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:1012-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking and infantile gastrointestinal dysregulation: the case of colic
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Department of Community Health and Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, One Hoppin St, Suite 500, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e497-505. 2004
  5. pmc Safer storage of firearms at home and risk of suicide: a study of protective factors in a nationally representative sample
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Department of Community Health and Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, One Hoppin Street, Suite 500, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:841-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Smoking prevention: implications of study design, research setting, and goals
    Edmond Shenassa
    Brown Medical School, Department of Community Health, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:321-5. 2004
  7. pmc Social disparities in housing and related pediatric injury: a multilevel study
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Department of Community Health and the Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:633-9. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Intergenerational transmission of tobacco use and dependence: a transdisciplinary perspective
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Brown Medical School, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:S55-69. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Routine stair climbing in place of residence and body mass index: a pan-European population based study
    E D Shenassa
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Community Health, Brown School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:490-4. 2008
  10. pmc Utility of indices of gun availability in the community
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Department of Community Health and Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:44-9. 2006

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Lethality of firearms relative to other suicide methods: a population based study
    E D Shenassa
    Brown Medical School, Department of Community Health, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:120-4. 2003
    ..1) To quantify lethality of firearms relative to other suicide methods, (2) to quantify the extent to which suicide mortality may be reduced by limiting access to firearms...
  2. pmc Dampness and mold in the home and depression: an examination of mold-related illness and perceived control of one's home as possible depression pathways
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community Health, Brown School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1893-9. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Perceived safety of area of residence and exercise: a pan-European study
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Department of Community Health, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:1012-7. 2006
    ..If these findings were replicated, they would suggest that health promotion efforts could target residential areas without the need to identify specific persons...
  4. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking and infantile gastrointestinal dysregulation: the case of colic
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Department of Community Health and Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, One Hoppin St, Suite 500, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e497-505. 2004
    ....
  5. pmc Safer storage of firearms at home and risk of suicide: a study of protective factors in a nationally representative sample
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Department of Community Health and Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, One Hoppin Street, Suite 500, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:841-8. 2004
    ..To estimate the protective effect of storing firearms locked or unloaded, or both, on the risk of suicide by firearms among people with relatively low intention to die...
  6. ncbi request reprint Smoking prevention: implications of study design, research setting, and goals
    Edmond Shenassa
    Brown Medical School, Department of Community Health, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:321-5. 2004
    ..In this article, we demonstrate how simple indices, such as the risk ratio, attributable fraction, or R(2), may have different implications for causal inference and interventions, depending on study setting and research goals...
  7. pmc Social disparities in housing and related pediatric injury: a multilevel study
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Department of Community Health and the Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:633-9. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Intergenerational transmission of tobacco use and dependence: a transdisciplinary perspective
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Brown Medical School, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:S55-69. 2003
    ..Research gaps that exist between scientific disciplines are highlighted, and some directions for future research are suggested...
  9. ncbi request reprint Routine stair climbing in place of residence and body mass index: a pan-European population based study
    E D Shenassa
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Community Health, Brown School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:490-4. 2008
    ..This study examined the association between daily stair climbing, as measured by floor of residence in buildings without elevators, and body mass index (BMI)...
  10. pmc Utility of indices of gun availability in the community
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Department of Community Health and Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:44-9. 2006
    ..To estimate the degree to which the proportion of homicides and suicides committed with a gun is associated with reported availability of firearms across Chicago neighbourhoods...
  11. pmc The environmental "riskscape" and social inequality: implications for explaining maternal and child health disparities
    Rachel Morello-Frosch
    Center for Environmental Studies and Department of Community Health, School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1150-3. 2006
    ..Research indicates that the double jeopardy of exposure to environmental hazards combined with place-based stressors is associated with maternal and child health (MCH) disparities...
  12. pmc Inadequate prenatal care and elevated blood lead levels among children born in Providence, Rhode Island: a population-based study
    Anna Greene
    Center for Environmental Studies, Brown University, 135 Angell St, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:729-36. 2006
    ..This study was conducted to determine whether children born to mothers receiving inadequate prenatal care are at an increased risk for having an elevated blood lead level during early childhood...
  13. ncbi request reprint Elevated risk of tobacco dependence among offspring of mothers who smoked during pregnancy: a 30-year prospective study
    Stephen L Buka
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1978-84. 2003
    ..The authors' goal was to investigate whether maternal smoking during pregnancy is associated with an increased risk of nicotine dependence among adult offspring...
  14. ncbi request reprint Ethnic/racial disparities in hospital procedure volume for lung resection for lung cancer
    Charles J Neighbors
    National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University, 633 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10017, USA
    Med Care 45:655-63. 2007
    ..Ethnic/racial minorities experience poorer outcomes from lung cancer than non-Hispanic whites. Higher hospital procedure volume is associated with better survival from lung resection for lung cancer...
  15. ncbi request reprint Changing trends of HIV-related hospitalizations: a small area analysis in Illinois, 1994-2000
    Mary Jean Brown
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Community Health 28:247-55. 2003
    ..These results indicate that evaluation of data at several geographic levels can provide healthcare policy makers with essential information at each level of analysis...