Chiu Fang Chou

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Barriers to eye care among people aged 40 years and older with diagnosed diabetes, 2006-2010
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Corresponding author Chiu Fang Chou
    Diabetes Care 37:180-8. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Age-related eye diseases and visual impairment among U.S. adults
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:29-35. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Impact of geographic density of eye care professionals on eye care among adults with diabetes
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 19:340-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Disparities in eye care utilization among the United States adults with visual impairment: findings from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system 2006-2009
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S45-52.e1. 2012
  5. pmc Health care coverage and the health care industry
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Division of Health Policy and Management, State Health Access Data Assistance Center, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 2221 University Ave SE, Suite 345, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:2282-8. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Vision health disparities in the United States by race/ethnicity, education, and economic status: findings from two nationally representative surveys
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S53-62.e1. 2012
  7. pmc Prevalence of diabetic retinopathy in the United States, 2005-2008
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    JAMA 304:649-56. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The variability of vision loss assessment in federally sponsored surveys: seeking conceptual clarity and comparability
    John E Crews
    Vision Health Initiative, Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S31-44.e1. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Use of electronic health records and administrative data for public health surveillance of eye health and vision-related conditions in the United States
    Amanda F Elliott
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S63-70. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Immigration and selected indicators of health status and healthcare utilization among the Chinese
    Chiu Fang Chou
    State Health Access Data Assistance Center, Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, 2221 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:470-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Barriers to eye care among people aged 40 years and older with diagnosed diabetes, 2006-2010
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Corresponding author Chiu Fang Chou
    Diabetes Care 37:180-8. 2014
    ..CONCLUSIONS Addressing concerns about "cost or lack of insurance" for adults under 65 years and "no perceived need" among those 65 years and older could help improve eye care service utilization among people with diabetes. ..
  2. doi request reprint Age-related eye diseases and visual impairment among U.S. adults
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:29-35. 2013
    ..Visual impairment is a common health-related disability in the U.S. The association between clinical measurements of age-related eye diseases and visual impairment in data from a national survey has not been reported...
  3. doi request reprint Impact of geographic density of eye care professionals on eye care among adults with diabetes
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 19:340-9. 2012
    ..To examine the impact of the geographic density of eye care professionals (ECPs) on the receipt of annual dilated eye examinations among adults in the United States with diabetes...
  4. doi request reprint Disparities in eye care utilization among the United States adults with visual impairment: findings from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system 2006-2009
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S45-52.e1. 2012
    ..To estimate the prevalence of annual eye care among visually impaired United States residents aged 40 years or older, by state, race/ethnicity, education, and annual income...
  5. pmc Health care coverage and the health care industry
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Division of Health Policy and Management, State Health Access Data Assistance Center, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 2221 University Ave SE, Suite 345, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:2282-8. 2009
    ..We examined rates of uninsurance among workers in the US health care workforce by health care industry subtype and workforce category...
  6. doi request reprint Vision health disparities in the United States by race/ethnicity, education, and economic status: findings from two nationally representative surveys
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S53-62.e1. 2012
    ..To assess vision health disparities in the United States by race/ethnicity, education, and economic status...
  7. pmc Prevalence of diabetic retinopathy in the United States, 2005-2008
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    JAMA 304:649-56. 2010
    ..The prevalence of diabetes in the United States has increased. People with diabetes are at risk for diabetic retinopathy. No recent national population-based estimate of the prevalence and severity of diabetic retinopathy exists...
  8. doi request reprint The variability of vision loss assessment in federally sponsored surveys: seeking conceptual clarity and comparability
    John E Crews
    Vision Health Initiative, Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S31-44.e1. 2012
    ..To review U.S. national population-based surveys to evaluate comparability and conceptual clarity of vision measures...
  9. doi request reprint Use of electronic health records and administrative data for public health surveillance of eye health and vision-related conditions in the United States
    Amanda F Elliott
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S63-70. 2012
    ..To discuss the current trend toward greater use of electronic health records and how these records could enhance public health surveillance of eye health and vision-related conditions...
  10. doi request reprint Immigration and selected indicators of health status and healthcare utilization among the Chinese
    Chiu Fang Chou
    State Health Access Data Assistance Center, Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, 2221 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:470-9. 2010
    ..6; 95% CI = 1.1-2.5). Our results suggest that those who migrate have better health profiles than those who do not migrate. However, recent Chinese immigrants were not significantly different than U.S.-born Chinese...
  11. pmc Health disparities among America's health care providers: evidence from the Integrated Health Interview Series, 1982 to 2004
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:696-704. 2008
    ..To examine whether health status and obesity prevalence differ by race or ethnicity and health care workforce category...
  12. pmc Persistent disparities in pap test use: assessments and predictions for Asian women in the U.S., 1982-2010
    Tzy Chyi Yu
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 2221 University Avenue SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:445-53. 2010
    ..S. None of the races and ethnicities are predicted to reach the Pap test targets of Healthy People 2010. To reduce or eliminate continuing disparities in Pap test use requires targeted policy interventions...
  13. doi request reprint The $16,819 pay gap for newly trained physicians: the unexplained trend of men earning more than women
    Anthony T Lo Sasso
    Health Policy and Administration Division, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:193-201. 2011
    ..In 2008, male physicians newly trained in New York State made on average $16,819 more than newly trained female physicians, compared to a $3,600 difference in 1999...