Lara J Akinbami

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Availability of adolescent health services and confidentiality in primary care practices
    Lara J Akinbami
    Infant and Child Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Pediatrics 111:394-401. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends in childhood asthma: prevalence, health care utilization, and mortality
    Lara J Akinbami
    Infant and Child Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 110:315-22. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Childhood overweight prevalence in the United States: the impact of parent-reported height and weight
    Lara J Akinbami
    Infant, Child and Women s Health Statistics Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1574-80. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Status of childhood asthma in the United States, 1980-2007
    Lara J Akinbami
    National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Rd, Hyattsville, MD 20895, USA
    Pediatrics 123:S131-45. 2009
  5. doi request reprint US prevalence and trends in tobacco smoke exposure among children and adolescents with asthma
    Brian K Kit
    Division of Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    Pediatrics 131:407-14. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint US childhood asthma prevalence estimates: the Impact of the 1997 National Health Interview Survey redesign
    Lara J Akinbami
    Infant and Child Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:99-104. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Receipt of systemic corticosteroids during asthma visits to US emergency departments, 2007-2009
    Alan E Simon
    Infant, Child, and Women s Health Statistics Branch, Office of Analysis and Epidemiology, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    J Asthma 50:419-26. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Linkage of the US National Health Interview Survey to air monitoring data: an evaluation of different strategies
    Jennifer D Parker
    National Center for Health Statistics, CDC, 3311 Toledo Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Environ Res 106:384-92. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint National surveillance for asthma--United States, 1980-2004
    Jeanne E Moorman
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 56:1-54. 2007
  10. pmc Air pollution and childhood respiratory allergies in the United States
    Jennifer D Parker
    National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:140-7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Availability of adolescent health services and confidentiality in primary care practices
    Lara J Akinbami
    Infant and Child Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Pediatrics 111:394-401. 2003
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  2. ncbi request reprint Trends in childhood asthma: prevalence, health care utilization, and mortality
    Lara J Akinbami
    Infant and Child Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 110:315-22. 2002
    ..Our objective was to use national data to produce a comprehensive description of trends in childhood asthma prevalence, health care utilization, and mortality to assess changes in the disease burden among US children...
  3. doi request reprint Childhood overweight prevalence in the United States: the impact of parent-reported height and weight
    Lara J Akinbami
    Infant, Child and Women s Health Statistics Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1574-80. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Status of childhood asthma in the United States, 1980-2007
    Lara J Akinbami
    National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Rd, Hyattsville, MD 20895, USA
    Pediatrics 123:S131-45. 2009
    ..Potentially avoidable adverse outcomes and racial disparities continue to present challenges. These findings suggest the need for sustained asthma prevention and control efforts for children...
  5. doi request reprint US prevalence and trends in tobacco smoke exposure among children and adolescents with asthma
    Brian K Kit
    Division of Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    Pediatrics 131:407-14. 2013
    ..To examine exposure to tobacco smoke products (TSPs), environmental tobacco smoke (ETS), and in-home smoke among youth with asthma in the United States...
  6. ncbi request reprint US childhood asthma prevalence estimates: the Impact of the 1997 National Health Interview Survey redesign
    Lara J Akinbami
    Infant and Child Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:99-104. 2003
    ..5% (95% confidence interval: 5.6%, 7.5%) to 7.3% (95% confidence interval: 6.4%, 8.2%). The change in the 1997 NHIS asthma questions likely explains much of the difference in asthma prevalence estimates between 1995 and 1997...
  7. doi request reprint Receipt of systemic corticosteroids during asthma visits to US emergency departments, 2007-2009
    Alan E Simon
    Infant, Child, and Women s Health Statistics Branch, Office of Analysis and Epidemiology, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    J Asthma 50:419-26. 2013
    ..National Asthma Education and Prevention Program recommended emergency department (ED) asthma treatment includes both providing systemic corticosteroids in the ED and a steroid prescription at discharge...
  8. ncbi request reprint Linkage of the US National Health Interview Survey to air monitoring data: an evaluation of different strategies
    Jennifer D Parker
    National Center for Health Statistics, CDC, 3311 Toledo Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Environ Res 106:384-92. 2008
    ..With the current monitoring data system, the study sample is substantially reduced when linkage to multiple pollutants is performed...
  9. ncbi request reprint National surveillance for asthma--United States, 1980-2004
    Jeanne E Moorman
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 56:1-54. 2007
    ....
  10. pmc Air pollution and childhood respiratory allergies in the United States
    Jennifer D Parker
    National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:140-7. 2009
    ..Childhood respiratory allergies, which contribute to missed school days and other activity limitations, have increased in recent years, possibly due to environmental factors...
  11. doi request reprint Trends in preventive asthma medication use among children and adolescents, 1988-2008
    Brian K Kit
    Division of Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 129:62-9. 2012
    ..To examine trends in preventive asthma medication (PAM) use among children with current asthma in the United States from 1988 to 2008...
  12. doi request reprint Asthma outcomes: healthcare utilization and costs
    Lara J Akinbami
    National Center for Health Statistics, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:S49-64. 2012
    ..Measures of healthcare utilization and indirect impact of asthma morbidity are used to assess clinical interventions and estimate cost...
  13. ncbi request reprint Racial and income disparities in childhood asthma in the United States
    Lara J Akinbami
    Infant and Child Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 6525 Belcrest Road, Room 790, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:382-7. 2002
    ..To examine racial and income disparities in asthma prevalence in US children, and disparities in morbidity and ambulatory health care use among children with asthma...
  14. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease surveillance--United States, 1971-2000
    David M Mannino
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop E 17, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Respir Care 47:1184-99. 2002
    ..This surveillance summary reports trends in different measures of COPD during 1971-2000...
  15. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in asthma diagnosis among children who wheeze
    Lara J Akinbami
    Infant, Child, and Women s Health Studies Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1254-60. 2005
    ..Concern has been raised that asthma may be underdiagnosed, particularly among minority children who have more restricted access to high-quality health care...
  16. doi request reprint The association between childhood asthma prevalence and monitored air pollutants in metropolitan areas, United States, 2001-2004
    Lara J Akinbami
    National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Environ Res 110:294-301. 2010
    ..We sought to assess the association between chronic outdoor air pollution exposure, as measured by 12-month averages by county, and asthma among children in metropolitan areas across the nation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for asthma--United States, 1980-1999
    David M Mannino
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 51:1-13. 2002
    ..In addition, CDC has outlined a strategy to improve the timeliness and geographic specificity of asthma surveillance as part of a comprehensive public health approach to asthma surveillance...
  18. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease surveillance--United States, 1971-2000
    David M Mannino
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health
    MMWR Surveill Summ 51:1-16. 2002
    ..This surveillance summary reports trends in different measures of COPD during 1971-2000...