Charles G Helmick

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Estimates of the prevalence of arthritis and other rheumatic conditions in the United States. Part I
    Charles G Helmick
    CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 58:15-25. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Arthritis burden and impact are greater among U.S. women than men: intervention opportunities
    Kristina A Theis
    Arthritis Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:441-53. 2007
  3. pmc Monitoring healthy people 2010 arthritis management objectives: education and clinician counseling for weight loss and exercise
    Barbara T Do
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:136-41. 2011
  4. pmc A public health approach to addressing arthritis in older adults: the most common cause of disability
    Jennifer M Hootman
    Arthritis Program, 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
    Am J Public Health 102:426-33. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Arthritis restricts volunteer participation: prevalence and correlates of volunteer status among adults with arthritis
    Kristina A Theis
    Arthritis Program, Division of Adult and Community Health, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:907-16. 2010
  6. pmc Prevalence and correlates of arthritis-attributable work limitation in the US population among persons ages 18-64: 2002 National Health Interview Survey Data
    Kristina A Theis
    Arthritis Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:355-63. 2007
  7. 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
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and annual ambulatory health care visits for pediatric arthritis and other rheumatologic conditions in the United States in 2001-2004
    Jeffrey J Sacks
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1439-45. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of specific types of arthritis and other rheumatic conditions in the ambulatory health care system in the United States, 2001-2005
    Jeffrey J Sacks
    Sue Binder Consulting, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:460-4. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Women and arthritis: burden, impact and prevention programs
    Jennifer M Hootman
    Arthritis Program, Health Care and Aging Studies 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, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:407-16. 2002

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. doi request reprint Estimates of the prevalence of arthritis and other rheumatic conditions in the United States. Part I
    Charles G Helmick
    CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 58:15-25. 2008
    ..A companion article (part II) addresses additional conditions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Arthritis burden and impact are greater among U.S. women than men: intervention opportunities
    Kristina A Theis
    Arthritis Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:441-53. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc Monitoring healthy people 2010 arthritis management objectives: education and clinician counseling for weight loss and exercise
    Barbara T Do
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:136-41. 2011
    ..Our goal was to monitor the progress of 3 Healthy People 2010 (HP2010) objectives encouraging self-management education and clinician counseling for weight loss and physical activity among adults with doctor-diagnosed arthritis...
  4. pmc A public health approach to addressing arthritis in older adults: the most common cause of disability
    Jennifer M Hootman
    Arthritis Program, 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
    Am J Public Health 102:426-33. 2012
    ..We have emphasized the role of the public health system in reducing the impact of this large and growing public health problem, and we have presented priority public health actions...
  5. doi request reprint Arthritis restricts volunteer participation: prevalence and correlates of volunteer status among adults with arthritis
    Kristina A Theis
    Arthritis Program, Division of Adult and Community Health, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:907-16. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc Prevalence and correlates of arthritis-attributable work limitation in the US population among persons ages 18-64: 2002 National Health Interview Survey Data
    Kristina A Theis
    Arthritis Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:355-63. 2007
    ..To estimate the national prevalence of arthritis-attributable work limitation (AAWL) among persons ages 18-64 with doctor-diagnosed arthritis and examine correlates of AAWL...
  7. 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and annual ambulatory health care visits for pediatric arthritis and other rheumatologic conditions in the United States in 2001-2004
    Jeffrey J Sacks
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1439-45. 2007
    ..To estimate the prevalence of and the annual number of ambulatory health care visits for pediatric arthritis and other rheumatologic conditions...
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of specific types of arthritis and other rheumatic conditions in the ambulatory health care system in the United States, 2001-2005
    Jeffrey J Sacks
    Sue Binder Consulting, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:460-4. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Women and arthritis: burden, impact and prevention programs
    Jennifer M Hootman
    Arthritis Program, Health Care and Aging Studies 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, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:407-16. 2002
    ....
  11. pmc Differences in the prevalence and severity of arthritis among racial/ethnic groups in the United States, National Health Interview Survey, 2002, 2003, and 2006
    Julie Bolen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Adult and Community Health, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailstop K 51, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A64. 2010
    ..Our finding that arthritis disproportionately affects certain racial/ethnic minorities may be useful for planning interventions...
  12. doi request reprint The impact of osteoarthritis in the United States: a population-health perspective
    Louise Murphy
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Nurs 112:S13-9. 2012
    ..Nurses can improve the quality of life of people with OA by raising awareness among their patients and peers of the substantial OA burden and the strategies, such as physical activity, that can reduce it...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations for arthritis and other rheumatic conditions: data from the 1997 National Hospital Discharge Survey
    Margaret Lethbridge-Cejku
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Med Care 41:1367-73. 2003
    ..To describe the impact of arthritis and other rheumatic conditions on hospitals by describing the magnitude and characteristics of these hospitalizations...
  14. doi request reprint Lifetime risk of symptomatic knee osteoarthritis
    Louise Murphy
    Business Computer Applications, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1207-13. 2008
    ..To estimate the lifetime risk of symptomatic knee osteoarthritis (OA), overall and stratified by sex, race, education, history of knee injury, and body mass index (BMI)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Intervention programs for arthritis and other rheumatic diseases
    Teresa J Brady
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Health Educ Behav 30:44-63. 2003
    ..Other packaged interventions show promise in reducing pain, disability, and depression and in increasing self-care behaviors, but they need to be evaluated more extensively...
  16. doi request reprint Should people who have joint symptoms, but no diagnosis of arthritis from a doctor, be included in surveillance efforts?
    Julie Bolen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:150-4. 2011
    ..e., possible arthritis). We evaluate the value of including persons classified as having possible arthritis in surveillance of arthritis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Health related quality of life among adults reporting arthritis: analysis of data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, US, 1996-99
    Fatima Mili
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Rheumatol 30:160-6. 2003
    ..To characterize health related quality of life (HRQOL) among people with and without self-reported arthritis in the general population by selected demographic and behavior characteristics...
  18. ncbi request reprint Projections of US prevalence of arthritis and associated activity limitations
    Jennifer M Hootman
    Arthritis Program, Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 51, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 54:226-9. 2006
    ..To update the projected prevalence of self-reported, doctor-diagnosed arthritis and arthritis-attributable activity limitations among US adults ages 18 years and older from 2005 through 2030...
  19. ncbi request reprint Deaths from arthritis and other rheumatic conditions, United States, 1979-1998
    Jeffrey J Sacks
    Arthritis Program, Health Care and Aging Studies Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Rheumatol 31:1823-8. 2004
    ..To analyze US trends in deaths from arthritis and other rheumatic conditions (AORC)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Validation of a surveillance case definition for arthritis
    Jeffrey J Sacks
    Division of Adult and Community Health DACH, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion NCCDPHP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Rheumatol 32:340-7. 2005
    ..To assess whether self-reports of chronic joint symptoms or doctor-diagnosed arthritis can validly identify persons with clinically verifiable arthritis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Physical activity levels among the general US adult population and in adults with and without arthritis
    Jennifer M Hootman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 49:129-35. 2003
  22. ncbi request reprint Influence of physical activity-related joint stress on the risk of self-reported hip/knee osteoarthritis: a new method to quantify physical activity
    Jennifer M Hootman
    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 36:636-44. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a method to quantify PA-related joint stress and to assess its influence on the risk of hip/knee OA...
  23. ncbi request reprint Magnitude and characteristics of arthritis and other rheumatic conditions on ambulatory medical care visits, United States, 1997
    Jennifer M Hootman
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 47:571-81. 2002
    ..To describe ambulatory medical care utilization, defined to exclude injury-related visits, for persons with arthritis and other rheumatic conditions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Validity and reliability of self-reported arthritis: Georgia senior centers, 2000-2001
    Jennifer M Bombard
    Arthritis Foundation, Georgia Chapter, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:251-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the validity and reliability of the 1996-2001 BRFSS arthritis case definition in a senior center population...
  25. ncbi request reprint The impact of osteoarthritis in the United States: a population-health perspective: A population-based review of the fourth most common cause of hospitalization in U.S. adults
    Louise Murphy
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    Orthop Nurs 31:85-91. 2012
    ..Nurses can improve the quality of life of people with OA by raising awareness among their patients and peers of the substantial OA burden and the strategies, such as physical activity, that can reduce it...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of arthritis: analysis of data from the US Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 1996-99
    Fatima Mili
    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 Rheumatol 29:1981-8. 2002
    ..Because many people with arthritis do not see a doctor for it, this study uses community surveys to estimate the prevalence of arthritis among adults and to identify subgroups with high prevalence rates of arthritis...
  27. ncbi request reprint Medical care expenditures and earnings losses of persons with arthritis and other rheumatic conditions in the United States in 1997: total and incremental estimates
    Edward Yelin
    Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 50:2317-26. 2004
    ....
  28. pmc Racial differences in sleep medication use: a cross-sectional study of the Johnston County Osteoarthritis Project
    Kelli D Allen
    Department of Medicine, Health Services Research and Development Service, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 42:1239-46. 2008
    ..Little is known about racial differences in the use of sleep medications...
  29. ncbi request reprint Serum hyaluronan levels and radiographic knee and hip osteoarthritis in African Americans and Caucasians in the Johnston County Osteoarthritis Project
    Alan L Elliott
    Division of Rheumatology, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Thurston Arthritis Research Center, 3330 Thurston Building, CB 7280, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:105-11. 2005
    ..Serum hyaluronan (HA) has been proposed as a potential biomarker of osteoarthritis (OA). We examined associations between serum HA and radiographic OA in an ethnically diverse, population-based sample...
  30. pmc Physical activity and health related quality of life among people with arthritis
    Jill E Abell
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:380-5. 2005
    ..To assess the association between physical activity and health related quality of life (HRQOL) among persons with arthritis or chronic joint symptoms (CJS)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in men and women with arthritis National Health Interview Survey, 2002
    Margaret Shih
    Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, CA 90012, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:385-93. 2006
    ..This study estimates the national prevalence of leisure-time physical activity and identifies factors associated with physical inactivity in adults with arthritis...
  32. ncbi request reprint A case-control study of serum tocopherol levels and the alpha- to gamma-tocopherol ratio in radiographic knee osteoarthritis: the Johnston County Osteoarthritis Project
    Joanne M Jordan
    Thurston Arthritis Research Center, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, 27599 7330, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:968-77. 2004
    ..Associations between radiographic knee osteoarthritis and tocopherol isoforms are complex and may vary by ethnicity and sex...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of knee symptoms and radiographic and symptomatic knee osteoarthritis in African Americans and Caucasians: the Johnston County Osteoarthritis Project
    Joanne M Jordan
    Thurston Arthritis Research Center and Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7280, USA
    J Rheumatol 34:172-80. 2007
    ..To report contemporary estimates of the prevalence of knee-related osteoarthritis (OA) outcomes in African Americans and Caucasians aged > or = 45 years...
  34. pmc Medical care expenditures and earnings losses among persons with arthritis and other rheumatic conditions in 2003, and comparisons with 1997
    Edward Yelin
    University of California, San Francisco 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 56:1397-407. 2007
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Ethnic and sex differences in serum levels of cartilage oligomeric matrix protein: the Johnston County Osteoarthritis Project
    Joanne M Jordan
    Thurston Arthritis Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27599 7330, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 48:675-81. 2003
    ....
  36. pmc Estimates of the prevalence of arthritis and other rheumatic conditions in the United States. Part II
    Reva C Lawrence
    NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 58:26-35. 2008
    ..A companion article (part I) addresses additional conditions...
  37. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric measures, body composition, body fat distribution, and knee osteoarthritis in women
    Lauren M Abbate
    Thurston Arthritis Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7280, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1274-81. 2006
    ..Increased BMI is a well-recognized risk factor for radiographic knee osteoarthritis (rKOA); however, the contributions of the components of body composition, body fat distribution, and height to this association are not clear...