Edward W Gregg

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Implications of risk stratification for diabetes prevention: the case of hemoglobin A1c
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:S375-80. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Association of an intensive lifestyle intervention with remission of type 2 diabetes
    Edward W Gregg
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    JAMA 308:2489-96. 2012
  3. pmc Trends in death rates among U.S. adults with and without diabetes between 1997 and 2006: findings from the National Health Interview Survey
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1252-7. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of lower-extremity disease in the US adult population >=40 years of age with and without diabetes: 1999-2000 national health and nutrition examination survey
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:1591-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Trends in the prevalence and ratio of diagnosed to undiagnosed diabetes according to obesity levels in the U.S
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, N E, Mailstop K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2806-12. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Characteristics of insured patients with persistent gaps in diabetes care services: the Translating Research into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD) study
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Med Care 48:31-7. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in cardiovascular disease risk factors according to body mass index in US adults
    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
    JAMA 293:1868-74. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The relative contributions of different levels of overweight and obesity to the increased prevalence of diabetes in the United States: 1976-2004
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, N E Mailstop K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 45:348-52. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Correlates of quantitative ultrasound in the Women's Healthy Lifestyle Project
    E W Gregg
    University of Vermont, Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Burlington, VT, USA
    Osteoporos Int 10:416-24. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Trying to lose weight, losing weight, and 9-year mortality in overweight U.S. adults with diabetes
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:657-62. 2004

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  1. doi request reprint Implications of risk stratification for diabetes prevention: the case of hemoglobin A1c
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:S375-80. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Association of an intensive lifestyle intervention with remission of type 2 diabetes
    Edward W Gregg
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    JAMA 308:2489-96. 2012
    ..The frequency of remission of type 2 diabetes achievable with lifestyle intervention is unclear...
  3. pmc Trends in death rates among U.S. adults with and without diabetes between 1997 and 2006: findings from the National Health Interview Survey
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1252-7. 2012
    ..To determine whether all-cause and cardiovascular disease (CVD) death rates declined between 1997 and 2006, a period of continued advances in treatment approaches and risk factor control, among U.S. adults with and without diabetes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of lower-extremity disease in the US adult population >=40 years of age with and without diabetes: 1999-2000 national health and nutrition examination survey
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:1591-7. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the prevalence of lower-extremity PAD, PN, and overall LED in the overall U.S. population and among those with and without diagnosed diabetes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Trends in the prevalence and ratio of diagnosed to undiagnosed diabetes according to obesity levels in the U.S
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, N E, Mailstop K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2806-12. 2004
    ..To examine trends in the prevalence of diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes and the proportion of total cases previously diagnosed, according to obesity status in the U.S. over the past 40 years...
  6. doi request reprint Characteristics of insured patients with persistent gaps in diabetes care services: the Translating Research into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD) study
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Med Care 48:31-7. 2010
    ..Although preventing diabetes complications requires long-term management, little is known about which patients persistently fail to get recommended care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in cardiovascular disease risk factors according to body mass index in US adults
    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
    JAMA 293:1868-74. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint The relative contributions of different levels of overweight and obesity to the increased prevalence of diabetes in the United States: 1976-2004
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, N E Mailstop K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 45:348-52. 2007
    ..We examined the extent to which increases in the prevalence of overweight, obesity, and severe obesity have contributed to the increase in diabetes prevalence among U.S. adults between 1976-1980 and 1999-2004...
  9. ncbi request reprint Correlates of quantitative ultrasound in the Women's Healthy Lifestyle Project
    E W Gregg
    University of Vermont, Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Burlington, VT, USA
    Osteoporos Int 10:416-24. 1999
    ..The spectrum and magnitude of risk factors for SOS and BUA, including lean body mass, physical activity, race, protein and calcium intake, parallel previously observed predictors of BMD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Trying to lose weight, losing weight, and 9-year mortality in overweight U.S. adults with diabetes
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:657-62. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationships between intention to lose weight, actual weight loss, and all-cause mortality among overweight individuals with diabetes...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and physical disability among older U.S. adults
    E W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 23:1272-7. 2000
    ..To estimate the prevalence of physical disability associated with diabetes among U.S. adults > or =60 years of age...
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of diabetes preventive care and complications risk in two African-American communities
    E W Gregg
    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 21:197-202. 2001
    ..We examined levels of diabetes preventive care services and glycemic and lipid control among African Americans with diabetes in two North Carolina communities...
  14. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and incidence of functional disability in older women
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:61-7. 2002
    ..To examine the relationship between diabetes and the incidence of functional disability and to determine the predictors of functional disability among older women with diabetes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Intentional weight loss and death in overweight and obese U.S. adults 35 years of age and older
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 10, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:383-9. 2003
    ..Although weight loss improves risk factors for cardiovascular and metabolic disease, it is unclear whether intentional weight loss reduces mortality rates...
  16. ncbi request reprint Relationship of changes in physical activity and mortality among older women
    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
    JAMA 289:2379-86. 2003
    ..Physical activity has been related to reduced mortality, but it is not clear whether changes in physical activity affect mortality among older women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of lower extremity diseases associated with normal glucose levels, impaired fasting glucose, and diabetes among U.S. adults aged 40 or older
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 77:485-8. 2007
    ..The degree to which PAD and PN develop before diabetes diagnosis has not been established among a representative sample of U.S. adults...
  18. pmc Educational disparities in health behaviors among patients with diabetes: the Translating Research Into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD) Study
    Andrew J Karter
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:308. 2007
    ..Our understanding of social disparities in diabetes-related health behaviors is incomplete. The purpose of this study was to determine if having less education is associated with poorer diabetes-related health behaviors...
  19. ncbi request reprint Thirty-year trends in cardiovascular risk factor levels among US adults with diabetes: National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 1971-2000
    Giuseppina Imperatore
    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 Epidemiol 160:531-9. 2004
    ..Although these trends are encouraging, still one of two people with diabetes has high cholesterol, one of three has high blood pressure, and one of six is a smoker...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. doi request reprint Three decade change in the prevalence of hearing impairment and its association with diabetes in the United States
    Yiling J Cheng
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 49:360-4. 2009
    ..To examine the secular change of the prevalence of hearing impairment over three decades in U.S. adults with and without diabetes...
  28. pmc Access to health care and control of ABCs of diabetes
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1566-71. 2012
    ..To examine the relationship between access to health care and diabetes control...
  29. 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...
  30. ncbi request reprint Improvements in diabetes processes of care and intermediate outcomes: United States, 1988-2002
    Jinan B Saaddine
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:465-74. 2006
    ..Progress of diabetes care is a subject of public health concern...
  31. 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...
  32. ncbi request reprint Agreement between self-reports and medical records was only fair in a cross-sectional study of performance of annual eye examinations among adults with diabetes in managed care
    Gloria L A Beckles
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Med Care 45:876-83. 2007
    ..Despite consensus about the importance of measuring quality of diabetes care and the widespread use of self-reports and medical records to assess quality, little is known about the degree of agreement between these data sources...
  33. ncbi request reprint Peripheral insensate neuropathy--a tall problem for US adults?
    Yiling J Cheng
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:873-80. 2006
    ..This association largely accounts for the difference in peripheral insensate neuropathy prevalence between men and women. Height may help health-care providers to identify persons at high risk of peripheral insensate neuropathy...
  34. doi request reprint Achievement of goals in U.S. diabetes care, 1999-2010
    Mohammed K Ali
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    N Engl J Med 368:1613-24. 2013
    ..Tracking national progress in diabetes care may aid in the evaluation of past efforts and identify residual gaps in care...
  35. 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...
  36. pmc Secular changes in the age-specific prevalence of diabetes among U.S. adults: 1988-2010
    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 36:2690-6. 2013
    ..To examine the age-specific changes of prevalence of diabetes among U.S. adults during the past 2 decades...
  37. ncbi request reprint Characteristics associated with poor glycemic control among adults with self-reported diagnosed diabetes--National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, United States, 2007-2010
    Mohammed K Ali
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 61:32-7. 2012
    ..Accordingly, the Healthy People 2020 objectives include a 10% reduction in the proportion of the diabetes population that has poor glycemic control (A1c >9%) as a target...
  38. 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...
  39. ncbi request reprint Effect of BMI on lifetime risk for diabetes in the U.S
    K M V Narayan
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1562-6. 2007
    ..At birth, the lifetime risk of developing diabetes is one in three, but lifetime risks across BMI categories are unknown. We estimated BMI-specific lifetime diabetes risk in the U.S. for age-, sex-, and ethnicity-specific subgroups...
  40. ncbi request reprint Race, ethnicity, socioeconomic position, and quality of care for adults with diabetes enrolled in managed care: the Translating Research Into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD) study
    Arleen F Brown
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1736, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:2864-70. 2005
    ..To examine racial/ethnic and socioeconomic variation in diabetes care in managed-care settings...
  41. 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...
  42. doi request reprint The association of BMI with functional status and self-rated health in US adults
    Kumiko Imai
    1Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:402-8. 2008
    ..To examine the association of BMI with functional status and self-rated health among US adults and how the association differs by age and sex...
  43. ncbi request reprint Trends in nutrient intake among adults with diabetes in the United States: 1988-2004
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:1173-8. 2009
    ..Weight loss through dietary modification is key to type 2 diabetes self-management, yet few nationally representative data exist on dietary trends among people with diabetes...
  44. ncbi request reprint Two risk-scoring systems for predicting incident diabetes mellitus in U.S. adults age 45 to 64 years
    Henry S Kahn
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 150:741-51. 2009
    ..Simple prediction scores could help identify adults at high risk for diabetes...
  45. pmc A1C level and future risk of diabetes: a systematic review
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and HealthPromotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Xuanping Zhang
    Diabetes Care 33:1665-73. 2010
    ..Our systematic review demonstrated that A1C values between 5.5 and 6.5% were associated with a substantially increased risk for developing diabetes...
  46. ncbi request reprint Mortality trends in men and women with diabetes, 1971 to 2000
    Edward W Gregg
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:149-55. 2007
    ..Whether mortality rates among diabetic adults or excess mortality associated with diabetes in the United States has declined in recent decades is not known...
  47. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and trends in disparities in 4 major risk factors for cardiovascular disease among US adults, 1971-2002
    Sanjat Kanjilal
    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 166:2348-55. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to examine 31-year trends in CVD risk factors by annual income and educational levels among US adults...
  48. ncbi request reprint Diabetic retinopathy, dilated eye examination, and eye care education among African Americans, 1997 and 2004
    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 K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:1015-21. 2009
    ..To examine diabetic retinopathy, dilated eye examination, and eye care education among African Americans before and after a community-level public health intervention...
  49. ncbi request reprint Access to health care and undiagnosed diabetes along the United States-Mexico border
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 28:182-9. 2010
    ..To examine the relationship between access to health care and undiagnosed diabetes among the high-risk, vulnerable population in the border region between the United States of America and Mexico...
  50. pmc Relationship between quality of diabetes care and patient satisfaction
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 95:64-70. 2003
    ..Patient satisfaction is regarded as a component of the quality of medical care. We examined the association between quality of care and patient satisfaction...
  51. doi request reprint Medicare Part D is associated with reducing the financial burden of health care services in Medicare beneficiaries with diagnosed diabetes
    Rui Li
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA
    Med Care 51:888-93. 2013
    ..Medicare Part D, implemented in 2006, provided coverage for prescription drugs to all Medicare beneficiaries...
  52. doi request reprint Cardiometabolic risk factors among US adolescents and young adults and risk of early mortality
    Sharon Saydah
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Diabetes Translation, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e679-86. 2013
    ..To determine the risk of mortality associated with cardiometabolic risk factors in a national sample of adolescents and young adults...
  53. doi request reprint Alternative HbA1c cutoffs to identify high-risk adults for diabetes prevention: a cost-effectiveness perspective
    Xiaohui Zhuo
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 42:374-81. 2012
    ..New recommendations about the use of hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) for diagnosing diabetes have stimulated a debate about the optimal HbA1c cutoff to identify prediabetes for preventive intervention...
  54. 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...
  55. pmc Investing time in health: do socioeconomically disadvantaged patients spend more or less extra time on diabetes self-care?
    Susan L Ettner
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 911 Broxton Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Health Econ 18:645-63. 2009
    ..Research on self-care for chronic disease has not examined time requirements. Translating Research into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD), a multi-site study of managed care patients with diabetes, is among the first to assess self-care time...
  56. 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...
  57. 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...
  58. 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...
  59. ncbi request reprint Social support and mortality among older persons with diabetes
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Atlanta, GA 30341 4002, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:273-81. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between social support and mortality among older persons with diabetes and the pathways by which social support affects diabetes survival...
  60. 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...
  61. ncbi request reprint A diabetes report card for the United States: quality of care in the 1990s
    Jinan B Saaddine
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 136:565-74. 2002
    ..Improving diabetes care in the United States is a topic of concern...
  62. ncbi request reprint Application of economic analysis to diabetes and diabetes care
    Ping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:972-7. 2004
    ..The need for economic studies will continue to grow because of increasing demand for limited resources from the growing number of interventions available. Future studies should be of better quality and broadened in areas of research...
  63. ncbi request reprint Trends in cigarette smoking among US adults with diabetes: findings from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 39:1238-42. 2004
    ..We sought to examine temporal trends in the prevalence of smoking among people with diabetes since 1990...
  64. 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...
  65. 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...
  66. 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...
  67. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and mortality among persons with and without diabetes
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 4002, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:652-60. 2005
    ..This analysis indicates that diabetes modifies the effect of depression on mortality. It also demonstrates the importance of observing subgroups, rather than aggregated populations, when examining the effect of depression on mortality...
  68. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, cardiovascular fitness, and insulin sensitivity among U.S. adolescents: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2002
    Giuseppina Imperatore
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE MS K10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1567-72. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association of physical activity and cardiovascular fitness (CVF) with insulin sensitivity in a nationally representative sample of U.S. youth...
  69. ncbi request reprint The effects of interventions on health-related quality of life among persons with diabetes: a systematic review
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Med Care 45:820-34. 2007
    ..Health-related quality of life (HRQL) is increasingly used to measure the outcomes of interventions among people with chronic diseases...
  70. ncbi request reprint Prostate-specific antigen values in diabetic and nondiabetic US men, 2001-2002
    David M Werny
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:978-83. 2006
    ..Better understanding of the determinants of PSA level is needed to make the distinction between factors affecting the PSA test's accuracy and those altering the risk of prostate cancer...
  71. ncbi request reprint Distribution of 7-year risk of diabetes mellitus among United States adults
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 89:e19-21. 2010
    ..Similar age-adjusted percentages of men and women were at high risk (> or =21%). A larger age-adjusted percentage of Mexican Americans than whites and African Americans were at high risk...
  72. doi request reprint Identifying adults at high risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease using hemoglobin A1c National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2005-2006
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, 46202, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:11-7. 2011
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  73. ncbi request reprint Diabetes translation research: where are we and where do we want to be?
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:958-63. 2004
    ..Translation research also needs to incorporate ways of studying complex systems of care. The challenges and opportunities offered by translation research are tremendous...
  74. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle intervention for the prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus: putting theory to practice
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Treat Endocrinol 2:315-20. 2003
    ..Delivery of lifestyle interventions in practice is fraught with challenges, but there are several tools and practical strategies available for the implementation of trial findings...
  75. pmc Projection of the year 2050 burden of diabetes in the US adult population: dynamic modeling of incidence, mortality, and prediabetes prevalence
    James P Boyle
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop K10, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta GA 30341 USA
    Popul Health Metr 8:29. 2010
    ..Accurate projections of diabetes burden are essential to policymakers planning for future health care needs and costs...