Linda S Geiss

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Elevated blood pressure among U.S. adults with diabetes, 1988-1994
    Linda S Geiss
    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 Prev Med 22:42-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint A national progress report on diabetes: successes and challenges
    Linda Geiss
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 7:198-203. 2005
  3. pmc Association of A1C and fasting plasma glucose levels with diabetic retinopathy prevalence in the U.S. population: Implications for diabetes diagnostic thresholds
    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 32:2027-32. 2009
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Elevated blood pressure among U.S. adults with diabetes, 1988-1994
    Linda S Geiss
    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 Prev Med 22:42-8. 2002
    ..We estimated the prevalence of elevated blood pressure among U.S. adults with diagnosed diabetes, and examined the extent to which elevated blood pressure is being treated and controlled...
  2. ncbi request reprint A national progress report on diabetes: successes and challenges
    Linda Geiss
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 7:198-203. 2005
    ..Although progress has been made against diabetes complications, the current epidemic of diabetes increases the urgency of primary prevention efforts...
  3. pmc Association of A1C and fasting plasma glucose levels with diabetic retinopathy prevalence in the U.S. population: Implications for diabetes diagnostic thresholds
    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 32:2027-32. 2009
    ..To examine the association of A1C levels and fasting plasma glucose (FPG) with diabetic retinopathy in the U.S. population and to compare the ability of the two glycemic measures to discriminate between people with and without retinopathy...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. doi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and visual impairment: national health and nutrition examination survey, 1999-2004
    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
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1421-7. 2008
    ..To examine the prevalence and correlates of visual impairment (VI) among US adults with and without diabetes mellitus...
  12. pmc The missed patient with diabetes: how access to health care affects the detection of diabetes
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Xuanping Zhang
    Diabetes Care 31:1748-53. 2008
    ..This study examined the association between access to health care and three classifications of diabetes status: diagnosed, undiagnosed, and no diabetes...
  13. pmc Decreases in diabetes-free life expectancy in the U.S. and the role of obesity
    Solveig A Cunningham
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:2225-30. 2011
    ..This study examines changes in lifetime without diabetes, a leading cause of morbidity in later life...
  14. pmc Long-term and recent progress in blood pressure levels among U.S. adults with diagnosed diabetes, 1988-2008
    Jing Wang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Diabetes Translation, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:1579-81. 2011
    ..To examine whether there were long-term (between 1988-1994 and 2001-2008) and recent (between 2001-2004 and 2005-2008) changes in blood pressure (BP) levels among U.S. adults with diagnosed diabetes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Impact of recent increase in incidence on future diabetes burden: U.S., 2005-2050
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, MS K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2114-6. 2006
  16. 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint The evolving diabetes burden in the United States
    Michael M Engelgau
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:945-50. 2004
    ..Trend data suggest that the burden will continue to increase. Efforts to pre- vent or delay the complications of diabetes or, better yet, to prevent or delay the development of diabetes itself are urgently needed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Changes in incidence of diabetes in U.S. adults, 1997-2003
    Linda S Geiss
    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 30:371-7. 2006
    ..Therefore, we examined recent trends in the incidence of diagnosed diabetes, changes to the characteristics of incident cases, and factors associated with incidence...
  19. doi request reprint Geographic distribution of diagnosed diabetes in the U.S.: a diabetes belt
    Lawrence E Barker
    CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:434-9. 2011
    ..The American "stroke belt" has contributed to the study of stroke. However, U.S. geographic patterns of diabetes have not been as specifically characterized...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of impaired fasting glucose and its relationship with cardiovascular disease risk factors in US adolescents, 1999-2000
    Desmond E Williams
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1122-6. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the prevalence of IFG and its relationship with overweight and CVD risk factors in a nationally representative sample of US adolescents who were aged 12 to 19 years...
  21. pmc Secular trends in diabetes-related preventable hospitalizations in the United States, 1998-2006
    Jing Wang
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Diabetes Translation, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1213-7. 2009
    ..To examine secular trends in diabetes-related preventable hospitalizations among adults with diabetes in the U.S. from 1998 to 2006...
  22. doi request reprint Health insurance coverage and use of eye care services
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailbox K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1121-6. 2008
    ..To compare realized access or use of eye care services in adults with self-reported vision problems in Canada and the United States...
  23. ncbi request reprint Declining death rates from hyperglycemic crisis among adults with diabetes, U.S., 1985-2002
    Jing Wang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway N E, Mailstop K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2018-22. 2006
    ..To examine trends in death rates for hyperglycemic crisis (diabetic ketoacidosis or hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state) among adults with diabetes in the U.S. from 1985 to 2002...
  24. pmc Incidence of treatment for end-stage renal disease among individuals with diabetes in the U.S. continues to decline
    Nilka Rios Burrows
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:73-7. 2010
    ..We examined trends in incidence of treatment for diabetes-related end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in the U.S...
  25. ncbi request reprint Review of the performance of methods to identify diabetes cases among vital statistics, administrative, and survey data
    Sharon H Saydah
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:507-16. 2004
    ..The ability to identify prevalent cases of diagnosed diabetes is crucial to monitoring preventative care practices and health outcomes among persons with diagnosed diabetes...
  26. 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint Estimated number of adults with prediabetes in the US in 2000: opportunities for prevention
    Stephanie M Benjamin
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:645-9. 2003
    ..To estimate the percent and number of overweight adults in the U.S. with prediabetes who would be potential candidates for diabetes prevention as per the American Diabetes Association Position Statement (12)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Excess physical limitations among adults with diabetes in the U.S. population, 1997-1999
    Blythe Ryerson
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Diabetes Translation, Atlanta, Georgia
    Diabetes Care 26:206-10. 2003
    ..To estimate the prevalence of physical limitations associated with diabetes among U.S. adults > or =18 years of age...
  29. ncbi request reprint Declining mortality rate among people with diabetes in North Dakota, 1997-2002
    Edward F Tierney
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS K 10, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2723-5. 2004
  30. pmc Variation in prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus among hospital discharges for obstetric delivery across 23 states in the United States
    Barbara H Bardenheier
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and HealthPromotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:1209-14. 2013
    ..To examine variability in diagnosed gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) prevalence at delivery by race/ethnicity and state...
  31. ncbi request reprint End-stage renal disease due to diabetes among southwestern American Indians, 1990-2001
    Nilka Rios Burrows
    Epidemiology and Statistics Branch, Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailstop K10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1041-4. 2005
    ..This study assesses trends in the incidence of diabetes-related end-stage renal disease (ESRD) among southwestern American Indians (SWAIs)...
  32. pmc Diabetes prevalence among Puerto Rican adults in New York City, NY, 2000
    Thomas A Melnik
    Bureau of Chronic Disease Epidemiology and Surveillance, New York State Department of Health, Albany, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:434-7. 2004
    ..This study showed the ability to obtain critically needed diabetes information from ethnic minorities at the local level...
  33. ncbi request reprint A dynamic Markov model for forecasting diabetes prevalence in the United States through 2050
    Amanda A Honeycutt
    Research Triangle Institute, USA
    Health Care Manag Sci 6:155-64. 2003
    ..The projected number of people with diagnosed diabetes rises from 12.0 million in 2000 to 39.0 million in 2050, implying an increase in diagnosed diabetes prevalence from 4.4% in 2000 to 9.7% in 2050...
  34. ncbi request reprint A change in definition results in an increased number of adults with prediabetes in the United States
    Stephanie M Benjamin
    Arch Intern Med 164:2386. 2004
  35. pmc Using survey data for diabetes surveillance among minority populations: a report of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's expert panel meeting
    Nilka Rios Burrows
    Prev Chronic Dis 1:A02. 2004
    ..This paper summarizes the discussions and recommendations of an expert panel to address the use of survey data for diabetes surveillance among minority populations...
  36. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of diabetes and impaired fasting glucose in adults in the U.S. population: National Health And Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2002
    Catherine C Cowie
    Diabetes Epidemiology Program, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases NIH, 6707 Democracy Blvd, Rm 691, MSC 5460, Bethesda, MD 20892 5460, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1263-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalences of diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes, and impaired fasting glucose (IFG) in U.S. adults during 1999-2002, and compare prevalences to those in 1988-1994...
  37. pmc Trends in diabetes prevalence among American Indian and Alaska native children, adolescents, and young adults
    Kelly J Acton
    Indian Health Service, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1485-90. 2002
    ..This study determined trends in diabetes prevalence among young American Indians and Alaska Natives...
  38. ncbi request reprint Trends in care practices and outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries with diabetes
    Sylvia Kuo
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:396-403. 2005
    ..Using the Medicare Quality Monitoring System (MQMS), this 2004 study describes these trends from 1992 to 2001 and how these rates vary across demographic subgroups...