Ann Albright

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Preventing type 2 diabetes in communities across the U.S.: the National Diabetes Prevention Program
    Ann L Albright
    Division of Diabetes Translation, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:S346-51. 2013
  2. doi request reprint What is public health practice telling us about diabetes?
    Ann Albright
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:S12-8. 2008
  3. pmc Obesity prevention and diabetes screening at local health departments
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1434-41. 2010
  4. pmc Implications of alternative definitions of prediabetes for prevalence in U.S. adults
    Cherie James
    RTI International, Atlanta Regional Office, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:387-91. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Trends in the prevalence and comorbidities of diabetes mellitus in nursing home residents in the United States: 1995-2004
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Divisions of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:724-30. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Diabetes risk reduction behaviors among U.S. adults with prediabetes
    Linda S Geiss
    CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:403-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint A nationwide community-based lifestyle program could delay or prevent type 2 diabetes cases and save $5.7 billion in 25 years
    Xiaohui Zhuo
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:50-60. 2012
  8. pmc Declining rates of hospitalization for nontraumatic lower-extremity amputation in the diabetic population aged 40 years or older: U.S., 1988-2008
    Yanfeng Li
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:273-7. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Recommended community strategies and measurements to prevent obesity in the United States
    Laura Kettel Khan
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 58:1-26. 2009
  10. doi request reprint The Kidney Disease Initiative and the Division of Diabetes Translation at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Ann Albright
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:S121-5. 2009

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Preventing type 2 diabetes in communities across the U.S.: the National Diabetes Prevention Program
    Ann L Albright
    Division of Diabetes Translation, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:S346-51. 2013
    ..Several aspects of the etiology of type 2 diabetes suggest that strategies addressing both those at high risk and the general population are necessary to make a major impact on the diabetes epidemic...
  2. doi request reprint What is public health practice telling us about diabetes?
    Ann Albright
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:S12-8. 2008
    ..This review examines selected components of a framework that provides a useful way to examine what the public health community is doing to combat this growing epidemic...
  3. pmc Obesity prevention and diabetes screening at local health departments
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1434-41. 2010
    ..We assessed whether local health departments (LHDs) were conducting obesity prevention programs and diabetes screening programs, and we examined associations between LHD characteristics and whether they conducted these programs...
  4. pmc Implications of alternative definitions of prediabetes for prevalence in U.S. adults
    Cherie James
    RTI International, Atlanta Regional Office, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:387-91. 2011
    ..To compare the prevalence of prediabetes using A1C, fasting plasma glucose (FPG), and oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) criteria, and to examine the degree of agreement between the measures...
  5. doi request reprint Trends in the prevalence and comorbidities of diabetes mellitus in nursing home residents in the United States: 1995-2004
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Divisions of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:724-30. 2010
    ..To estimate trends in the prevalence and comorbidities of diabetes mellitus (DM) in U.S. nursing homes from 1995 to 2004...
  6. doi request reprint Diabetes risk reduction behaviors among U.S. adults with prediabetes
    Linda S Geiss
    CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:403-9. 2010
    ..However, the extent to which U.S. adults with prediabetes are making lifestyle changes consistent with reducing risk is unknown...
  7. doi request reprint A nationwide community-based lifestyle program could delay or prevent type 2 diabetes cases and save $5.7 billion in 25 years
    Xiaohui Zhuo
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:50-60. 2012
    ..Our results also indicate that although a prevention program would lead to cost savings in both younger and older people, it would achieve greater health and economic gains if it were directed at people under age sixty-five...
  8. pmc Declining rates of hospitalization for nontraumatic lower-extremity amputation in the diabetic population aged 40 years or older: U.S., 1988-2008
    Yanfeng Li
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:273-7. 2012
    ..To assess trends in rates of hospitalization for nontraumatic lower-extremity amputation (NLEA) in U.S. diabetic and nondiabetic populations and disparities in NLEA rates within the diabetic population...
  9. ncbi request reprint Recommended community strategies and measurements to prevent obesity in the United States
    Laura Kettel Khan
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 58:1-26. 2009
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  10. doi request reprint The Kidney Disease Initiative and the Division of Diabetes Translation at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Ann Albright
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:S121-5. 2009
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  11. ncbi request reprint The Diabetes Detection Initiative: a pilot program of selective screening
    Andrew Lanza
    McKing Consulting Corporation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Partnerships and Strategic Alliances, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:632-42. 2007
    ..To identify adults who might have undiagnosed type 2 diabetes...
  12. pmc Medical expenditures associated with diabetes among privately insured U.S. youth in 2007
    Sundar S Shrestha
    Division of Diabetes Translation, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:1097-101. 2011
    ..To estimate, among privately insured youth in the U.S., medical expenditures associated with diabetes and the difference in medical expenditures between individuals with insulin-treated diabetes mellitus (ITDM) and with non-ITDM (NITDM)...
  13. ncbi request reprint The public health approach to diabetes
    Ann Albright
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:39-42; quiz 42. 2007
  14. ncbi request reprint Reducing risks in diabetes self-management: a systematic review of the literature
    Suzanne Austin Boren
    Health Services Research and Development, Harry S Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital, 800 Hospital Drive, Columbia, MO 6520, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:1053-77; discussion 1078-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this systematic review was to review published literature on risk-reducing interventions as part of diabetes self-management...
  15. ncbi request reprint Winning at losing: a guide to healthy weight loss. Best and worst exercises for weight loss. What works and what does not for shedding pounds through physical activity
    Ann Albright
    Diabetes Forecast 55:69-70, 72, 74. 2002