Carl J Caspersen

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Aging, diabetes, and the public health system in the United States
    Carl J Caspersen
    Epidemiology and Statistics Branch, Office of the Director of the Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1482-97. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of walking and type 2 diabetes
    Carl J Caspersen
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:S519-28. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Physical activity levels and differences in the prevalence of diabetes between the United States and Canada
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 50:241-5. 2010
  4. pmc Secular changes in U.S. Prediabetes prevalence defined by hemoglobin A1c and fasting plasma glucose: National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 1999-2010
    Kai McKeever Bullard
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:2286-93. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Sedentary behaviour and cardiovascular disease: a review of prospective studies
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Population Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1338-53. 2012
  6. pmc Prevalence of diagnosed arthritis and arthritis-attributable activity limitation among adults with and without diagnosed diabetes: United States, 2008-2010
    Yiling J Cheng
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1686-91. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Television viewing, computer use, and BMI among U.S. children and adolescents
    Janet E Fulton
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:S28-35. 2009
  8. pmc A novel use of structural equation models to examine factors associated with prediabetes among adults aged 50 years and older: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2001-2006
    Barbara H Bardenheier
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:2655-62. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Active transportation to school: findings from a national survey
    Janet E Fulton
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 76:352-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Public health and clinical recommendations for physical activity and physical fitness: special focus on overweight youth
    Janet E Fulton
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Sports Med 34:581-99. 2004

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Aging, diabetes, and the public health system in the United States
    Carl J Caspersen
    Epidemiology and Statistics Branch, Office of the Director of the Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1482-97. 2012
    ..Broad public health programs help, but effective, targeted interventions and expanded surveillance and research and better policies are needed to address the rapidly growing diabetes burden among older adults...
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of walking and type 2 diabetes
    Carl J Caspersen
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:S519-28. 2008
    ..As such, we reviewed the limited epidemiologic data of walking and incident diabetes (two studies) and walking and mortality outcomes among diabetic persons (three studies)...
  3. doi request reprint Physical activity levels and differences in the prevalence of diabetes between the United States and Canada
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 50:241-5. 2010
    ..To examine the American-Canadian difference in physical activity and its association with diabetes prevalence...
  4. pmc Secular changes in U.S. Prediabetes prevalence defined by hemoglobin A1c and fasting plasma glucose: National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 1999-2010
    Kai McKeever Bullard
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:2286-93. 2013
    ..Using a nationally representative sample of the civilian noninstitutionalized U.S. population, we estimated prediabetes prevalence and its changes during 1999-2010...
  5. doi request reprint Sedentary behaviour and cardiovascular disease: a review of prospective studies
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Population Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1338-53. 2012
    ..7 h/day. Historically, sedentary behaviour was conceptualized as one end of the physical activity spectrum but is increasingly being viewed as a behaviour distinct from physical activity...
  6. pmc Prevalence of diagnosed arthritis and arthritis-attributable activity limitation among adults with and without diagnosed diabetes: United States, 2008-2010
    Yiling J Cheng
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1686-91. 2012
    ..To estimate the prevalence of diagnosed arthritis among U.S. adults and the proportion of arthritis-attributable activity limitation (AAAL) among those with arthritis by diagnosed diabetes mellitus (DM) status...
  7. ncbi request reprint Television viewing, computer use, and BMI among U.S. children and adolescents
    Janet E Fulton
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:S28-35. 2009
    ..To examine the prevalence of television (TV) viewing, computer use, and their combination and associations with demographic characteristics and body mass index (BMI) among U.S. youth...
  8. pmc A novel use of structural equation models to examine factors associated with prediabetes among adults aged 50 years and older: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2001-2006
    Barbara H Bardenheier
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:2655-62. 2013
    ..To use structural modeling to test a hypothesized model of causal pathways related with prediabetes among older adults in the U.S...
  9. ncbi request reprint Active transportation to school: findings from a national survey
    Janet E Fulton
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 76:352-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Public health and clinical recommendations for physical activity and physical fitness: special focus on overweight youth
    Janet E Fulton
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Sports Med 34:581-99. 2004
    ..In cases where mutual goals exist, public health and clinical communities should consider collaborating across agencies to develop joint recommendations...
  11. ncbi request reprint Muscle-strengthening activity and its association with insulin sensitivity
    Yiling J Cheng
    Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:2264-70. 2007
    ..Muscle-strengthening activities (MSAs) may increase insulin sensitivity, thereby reducing the risk of diabetes. The purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between MSAs and insulin sensitivity among American adults...
  12. ncbi request reprint Community-based lifestyle interventions to prevent type 2 diabetes
    Dawn W Satterfield
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Westat, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 4002, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2643-52. 2003
    ..To conduct a literature review of community-based interventions intended to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes...
  13. pmc State-specific synthetic estimates of health status groups among inactive older adults with self-reported diabetes, 2000-2009
    Karen A Kirtland
    Northrop Grumman, 3375 Northeast Expressway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E89. 2012
    ..To enable state planners to select physical activity programs for these adults, we calculated synthetic state-specific estimates of inactive older adults with diabetes, categorized by defined health status groups...
  14. ncbi request reprint Relationship of walking to mortality among US adults with diabetes
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1440-7. 2003
    ..Walking is associated with reduced diabetes incidence, but few studies have examined whether it reduces mortality among those who already have diabetes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Increasing diabetes self-management education in community settings. A systematic review
    Susan L Norris
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:39-66. 2002
    ..Evidence is also insufficient to assess the effectiveness of educating coworkers and school personnel about diabetes...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of disease and case management for people with diabetes. A systematic review
    Susan L Norris
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:15-38. 2002
    ..managed care setting for adults with type 2 diabetes. Case management is effective both when delivered in conjunction with disease management and when delivered with one or more additional educational, reminder, or support interventions...
  17. doi request reprint Age and sex differences in physical activity of Portuguese adolescents
    André Filipe Teixeira e Seabra
    Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:65-70. 2008
    ..This study sought to examine sex- and age-associated variations in physical activity (PA) among Portuguese adolescents aged 10-18 yr...