J B Croft

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The mediating sex-specific effect of psychological distress on the relationship between adverse childhood experiences and current smoking among adults
    Tara W Strine
    Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, Office of Science and Public Health Practice, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30345, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:30. 2012
  2. pmc Association between perceived insufficient sleep, frequent mental distress, obesity and chronic diseases among US adults, 2009 behavioral risk factor surveillance system
    Yong Liu
    Division of Population Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mail Stop K 67, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:84. 2013
  3. pmc Adverse childhood experiences and frequent insufficient sleep in 5 U.S. States, 2009: a retrospective cohort study
    Daniel P Chapman
    Division of Population Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 67, Atlanta, GA 30041, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:3. 2013
  4. pmc Relationship between body mass index and perceived insufficient sleep among U.S. adults: an analysis of 2008 BRFSS data
    Anne G Wheaton
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 67, Atlanta, GA 30041, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:295. 2011
  5. pmc Adverse childhood experiences are associated with the risk of lung cancer: a prospective cohort study
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:20. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Heart failure survival among older adults in the United States: a poor prognosis for an emerging epidemic in the Medicare population
    J B Croft
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:505-10. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Association between total homocyst(e)ine and the likelihood for a history of acute myocardial infarction by race and ethnicity: Results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    W H Giles
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am Heart J 139:446-53. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Total homocyst(e)ine concentration and the likelihood of nonfatal stroke: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994
    W H Giles
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Stroke 29:2473-7. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of nonfatal coronary heart disease among American adults
    E S Ford
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity and the Division of Adult Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am Heart J 139:371-7. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death in the United States, 1989 to 1998
    Z J Zheng
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Circulation 104:2158-63. 2001

Collaborators

  • S J Kittner
  • R F Anda
  • E S Ford
  • B E Ainsworth
  • Z J Zheng
  • R J Wityk
  • C A Macera
  • S Rith-Najarian
  • G A Mensah
  • Donald K Hayes
  • Marcella A Wozniak
  • W H Giles
  • Daniel P Chapman
  • Anne G Wheaton
  • D W Brown
  • K J Greenlund
  • Yong Liu
  • Tara W Strine
  • Geraldine S Perry
  • Valerie J Edwards
  • Lela R McKnight-Eily
  • Letitia R Presley-Cantrell
  • David W Brown
  • Letitia Presley-Cantrell
  • Satvinder Dhingra
  • C Ayala
  • Angela Witt Prehn
  • Lela McKnight-Eily
  • Sandra Rasmussen
  • Morton Wagenfeld
  • Shanta R Dube
  • S R Dube
  • A M Malarcher
  • Wayne H Giles
  • Vincent J Felitti
  • R Valdez
  • Ann Marie Malarcher
  • D A Jones
  • B J Stern
  • T R Price
  • C J Johnson
  • J S Marks
  • V J Edwards
  • R F Macko
  • V J Felitti
  • R S Donehoo
  • N L Keenan
  • P D Stolley
  • R Sherwin
  • C J Earley
  • M A Sloan
  • D W Buchholz
  • M L Casper
  • E E Lloyd
  • H R Yusuf

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc The mediating sex-specific effect of psychological distress on the relationship between adverse childhood experiences and current smoking among adults
    Tara W Strine
    Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, Office of Science and Public Health Practice, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30345, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:30. 2012
    ..The present study sought to examine psychological distress as a potential mediator of sex-specific associations between adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and adult smoking...
  2. pmc Association between perceived insufficient sleep, frequent mental distress, obesity and chronic diseases among US adults, 2009 behavioral risk factor surveillance system
    Yong Liu
    Division of Population Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mail Stop K 67, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:84. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Adverse childhood experiences and frequent insufficient sleep in 5 U.S. States, 2009: a retrospective cohort study
    Daniel P Chapman
    Division of Population Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 67, Atlanta, GA 30041, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:3. 2013
    ..To better address this issue, this study examines the relationship between eight self-reported ACEs and frequent insufficient sleep among community-dwelling adults residing in 5 U.S. states in 2009...
  4. pmc Relationship between body mass index and perceived insufficient sleep among U.S. adults: an analysis of 2008 BRFSS data
    Anne G Wheaton
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 67, Atlanta, GA 30041, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:295. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether perceived insufficient sleep was associated with body mass index (BMI) in a national sample...
  5. pmc Adverse childhood experiences are associated with the risk of lung cancer: a prospective cohort study
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:20. 2010
    ..Strong relationships between exposure to childhood traumatic stressors and smoking behaviours inspire the question whether these adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are associated with an increased risk of lung cancer during adulthood...
  6. ncbi request reprint Heart failure survival among older adults in the United States: a poor prognosis for an emerging epidemic in the Medicare population
    J B Croft
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:505-10. 1999
    ..To describe the 6-year probability of survival for older adults after their first hospitalization for heart failure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Association between total homocyst(e)ine and the likelihood for a history of acute myocardial infarction by race and ethnicity: Results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    W H Giles
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am Heart J 139:446-53. 2000
    ..Few studies examining the association between total homocyst(e)ine and coronary heart disease have included blacks or Hispanics...
  8. ncbi request reprint Total homocyst(e)ine concentration and the likelihood of nonfatal stroke: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994
    W H Giles
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Stroke 29:2473-7. 1998
    ..BACKGROUND and..
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of nonfatal coronary heart disease among American adults
    E S Ford
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity and the Division of Adult Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am Heart J 139:371-7. 2000
    ..Few national estimates of the prevalence of coronary heart disease in the United States are available...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death in the United States, 1989 to 1998
    Z J Zheng
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Circulation 104:2158-63. 2001
    ..Sudden cardiac death (SCD) is a major clinical and public health problem...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of the insulin resistance syndrome among Native Americans. The Inter-Tribal Heart Project
    K J Greenlund
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 22:441-7. 1999
    ..We examined the distribution and correlates of the insulin resistance syndrome among individuals in three Chippewa and Menominee communities in Wisconsin and Minnesota...
  12. ncbi request reprint Abused boys, battered mothers, and male involvement in teen pregnancy
    R F Anda
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Pediatrics 107:E19. 2001
    ..The relationship between boyhood exposure to physical abuse, sexual abuse, or to a battered mother and subsequent risk of impregnating a teenage girl has not previously been examined...
  13. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in mortality by stroke subtype in the United States, 1995-1998
    C Ayala
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:1057-63. 2001
    ..Increased public health attention is needed to reduce incidence and mortality for stroke, the third leading cause of death. Particular attention should be given to increasing awareness of stroke symptoms among young minority groups...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hematocrit and the risk of coronary heart disease mortality
    D W Brown
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341-3717, USA
    Am Heart J 142:657-63. 2001
    ..Further research is needed to gain a better understanding of these age and sex differences...
  15. ncbi request reprint White blood cell count: an independent predictor of coronary heart disease mortality among a national cohort
    D W Brown
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Atlanta, GA 30341-3717, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 54:316-22. 2001
    ..Additional studies are needed to determine whether interventions to decrease inflammation can reduce the risk for CHD associated with elevated WBC...
  16. ncbi request reprint Racial/Ethnic and socioeconomic differences in multiple risk factors for heart disease and stroke in women: behavioral risk factor surveillance system, 2003
    D K Hayes
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Centers for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:1000-8. 2006
    ..To examine racial/ethnic and socioeconomic disparities in multiple risk factors for heart disease and stroke among women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Impaired fasting glucose, diabetes mellitus, and cardiovascular disease risk factors are associated with prolonged QTc duration. Results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    D W Brown
    Cardiovascualar Health Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, 30341, USA
    J Cardiovasc Risk 8:227-33. 2001
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  18. ncbi request reprint Disparities in cholesterol screening: falling short of a national health objective
    D W Brown
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Prev Med 33:517-22. 2001
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Alcohol intake, type of beverage, and the risk of cerebral infarction in young women
    A M Malarcher
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Stroke 32:77-83. 2001
    ..We examined the relationship between alcohol consumption, beverage type, and ischemic stroke in the Stroke Prevention in Young Women Study...
  20. ncbi request reprint Moderate leisure-time physical activity: who is meeting the public health recommendations? A national cross-sectional study
    D A Jones
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Arch Fam Med 7:285-9. 1998
    ..Public health efforts are needed to address the issues related to physical inactivity and to provide organized programs to increase moderate physical activity levels in US adults...
  21. ncbi request reprint Growing up with parental alcohol abuse: exposure to childhood abuse, neglect, and household dysfunction
    S R Dube
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341-3717, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 25:1627-40. 2001
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