James B Holt

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Use of BRFSS data and GIS technology for rapid public health response during natural disasters
    James B Holt
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, MS K 67, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A97. 2008
  2. pmc The topography of poverty in the United States: a spatial analysis using county-level data from the Community Health Status Indicators project
    James B Holt
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop K 67, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A111. 2007
  3. pmc Geographic disparities in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) hospitalization among Medicare beneficiaries in the United States
    James B Holt
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 6:321-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Mapping US pediatric hospitals and subspecialty critical care for public health preparedness and disaster response, 2008
    Mary D Brantley
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 6:117-25. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Geographic variations in heart failure hospitalizations among medicare beneficiaries in the Tennessee catchment area
    Modele O Ogunniyi
    Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Med Sci 343:71-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint State and local area estimates of depression and anxiety among adults with disabilities in 2006
    Catherine A Okoro
    U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Disabil Health J 4:78-90. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Geographic patterns of frequent mental distress: U.S. adults, 1993-2001 and 2003-2006
    David G Moriarty
    CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:497-505. 2009
  8. pmc State and metropolitan-area estimates of disability in the United States, 2001
    Catherine A Okoro
    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 J Public Health 95:1964-9. 2005
  9. pmc Modeling spatial accessibility to parks: a national study
    Xingyou Zhang
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 10:31. 2011
  10. pmc Community health status indicators: adding a geospatial component
    Janet L Heitgerd
    Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop F 09, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A96. 2008

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Use of BRFSS data and GIS technology for rapid public health response during natural disasters
    James B Holt
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, MS K 67, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A97. 2008
    ..To illustrate the flexible nature of planning made possible through the interactive use of a GIS, we use a hypothetical scenario of a hurricane making landfall in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina...
  2. pmc The topography of poverty in the United States: a spatial analysis using county-level data from the Community Health Status Indicators project
    James B Holt
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop K 67, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A111. 2007
    ..The spatial analytic techniques are broadly applicable to socioeconomic and health-related data and can provide important information about the spatial structure of datasets, which is important for choosing appropriate analysis methods...
  3. pmc Geographic disparities in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) hospitalization among Medicare beneficiaries in the United States
    James B Holt
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 6:321-8. 2011
    ..Despite well-documented sociodemographic disparities in COPD outcomes, no study has characterized geographic variations in COPD hospitalization across the US...
  4. doi request reprint Mapping US pediatric hospitals and subspecialty critical care for public health preparedness and disaster response, 2008
    Mary D Brantley
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 6:117-25. 2012
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  5. doi request reprint Geographic variations in heart failure hospitalizations among medicare beneficiaries in the Tennessee catchment area
    Modele O Ogunniyi
    Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Med Sci 343:71-7. 2012
    ..Although differences in heart failure (HF) hospitalization rates by race and sex are well documented, little is known about geographic variations in hospitalizations for HF, the most common discharge diagnosis for Medicare beneficiaries...
  6. doi request reprint State and local area estimates of depression and anxiety among adults with disabilities in 2006
    Catherine A Okoro
    U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Disabil Health J 4:78-90. 2011
    ..Depression and anxiety are prevalent among adults with disabilities. However, little is known regarding the geographic variability of depression and anxiety among adults with disabilities in the United States...
  7. doi request reprint Geographic patterns of frequent mental distress: U.S. adults, 1993-2001 and 2003-2006
    David G Moriarty
    CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:497-505. 2009
    ..Mental illnesses and other mental health problems often lead to prolonged, disabling, and costly mental distress. Yet little is known about the geographic distribution of such mental distress in the U.S...
  8. pmc State and metropolitan-area estimates of disability in the United States, 2001
    Catherine A Okoro
    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 J Public Health 95:1964-9. 2005
    ..We sought to provide estimates of disability prevalence for states and metropolitan areas in the United States...
  9. pmc Modeling spatial accessibility to parks: a national study
    Xingyou Zhang
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 10:31. 2011
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  10. pmc Community health status indicators: adding a geospatial component
    Janet L Heitgerd
    Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop F 09, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A96. 2008
    ..The Web site is accessible from a link on the CHSI Report Web site or directly from an Internet Web browser. In this paper, we discuss the conceptualization and implementation of this public health mapping application...
  11. pmc A multilevel approach to estimating small area childhood obesity prevalence at the census block-group level
    Xingyou Zhang
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, MS K67, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E68. 2013
    ..This study applied a geocoded national health survey in a multilevel modeling framework to estimate prevalence of childhood obesity at the census block-group level...
  12. doi request reprint Rural-urban variations in psychological distress: findings from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2007
    Satvinder S Dhingra
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway N E, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Int J Public Health 54:16-22. 2009
    ..To describe rural and urban differences in the prevalence and correlates of psychological distress in the United States...
  13. ncbi request reprint Road traffic noise: annoyance, sleep disturbance, and public health implications
    Minho Kim
    Epidemiology and SurveillanceBranch, Division of Population Health, National Center for Chronic DiseasePrevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:353-60. 2012
    ..e., annoyance and sleep disturbance) on human health. In Europe, noise-related health studies have been actively conducted, but the U.S. has lagged behind in this research field...