D M Mannino

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Involuntary smoking and asthma severity in children: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    David M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Chest 122:409-15. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Obstructive and restrictive lung disease and functional limitation: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination
    D M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Intern Med 254:540-7. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: definition and epidemiology
    David M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respitatory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Respir Care 48:1185-91; discussion 1191-3. 2003
  4. pmc Urinary cadmium levels predict lower lung function in current and former smokers: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    D M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Thorax 59:194-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoke exposure and decreased serum and red blood cell folate levels: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    David M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta GA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:357-62. 2003
  6. pmc Lung function and mortality in the United States: data from the First National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey follow up study
    D M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Thorax 58:388-93. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Obstructive and restrictive lung disease and markers of inflammation: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination
    David M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Med 114:758-62. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Second-hand smoke exposure and blood lead levels in U.S. children
    David M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiology 14:719-27. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cotinine levels in US children: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    D M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Chest 120:718-24. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Health effects related to environmental tobacco smoke exposure in children in the United States: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    D M Mannino
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E 17, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:36-41. 2001

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Publications73

  1. ncbi request reprint Involuntary smoking and asthma severity in children: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    David M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Chest 122:409-15. 2002
    ..We sought to determine the indicators of asthma severity among children in the United States with high and low levels of tobacco smoke exposure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Obstructive and restrictive lung disease and functional limitation: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination
    D M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Intern Med 254:540-7. 2003
    ..To determine functional limitations in adults with obstructive or restrictive lung disease or respiratory symptoms...
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: definition and epidemiology
    David M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respitatory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Respir Care 48:1185-91; discussion 1191-3. 2003
    ..Resources aimed at smoking cessation and prevention, COPD education, early detection, and better treatment will be of the most benefit in our continuing efforts against this important cause of morbidity and mortality...
  4. pmc Urinary cadmium levels predict lower lung function in current and former smokers: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    D M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Thorax 59:194-8. 2004
    ..Urinary cadmium levels reflect the total body burden of cadmium...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoke exposure and decreased serum and red blood cell folate levels: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    David M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta GA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:357-62. 2003
    ..Tobacco smoke exposure is associated with decreased folate levels, which may be a mechanism for some of the health effects of active and passive smoking...
  6. pmc Lung function and mortality in the United States: data from the First National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey follow up study
    D M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Thorax 58:388-93. 2003
    ..A study was undertaken to define the risk of death among a national cohort of US adults both with and without lung disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Obstructive and restrictive lung disease and markers of inflammation: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination
    David M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Med 114:758-62. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Second-hand smoke exposure and blood lead levels in U.S. children
    David M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiology 14:719-27. 2003
    ..Lead is a component of tobacco and tobacco smoke, and smokers have higher blood lead levels than do nonsmokers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cotinine levels in US children: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    D M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Chest 120:718-24. 2001
    ..To determine what factors predict cotinine levels in US children...
  10. ncbi request reprint Health effects related to environmental tobacco smoke exposure in children in the United States: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    D M Mannino
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E 17, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:36-41. 2001
    ..To determine the effects of prenatal and postnatal smoke exposure on the respiratory health of children in the United States...
  11. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke exposure in the home and worksite and health effects in adults: results from the 1991 National Health Interview Survey
    D M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Tob Control 6:296-305. 1997
    ..To determine the effect of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure in the home and worksite on the health of adults in the United States...
  12. ncbi request reprint Obstructive lung disease and low lung function in adults in the United States: data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994
    D M Mannino
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:1683-9. 2000
    ..Potentially treatable mild cases of OLD often go undetected. This analysis determines the national estimates of reported OLD and low lung function in the US adult population...
  13. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein concentration and concentrations of blood vitamins, carotenoids, and selenium among United States adults
    E S Ford
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:1157-63. 2003
    ..To examine the relationships between circulating concentrations of C-reactive protein and concentrations of retinol, retinyl esters, vitamin C, vitamin E, carotenoids, and selenium...
  14. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and asthma incidence among USA adults
    E S Ford
    Divison of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Eur Respir J 24:740-4. 2004
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  15. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer mortality rates in birth cohorts in the United States from 1960 to 1994
    D M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health NCEH, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, M S E 17, 30333, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Lung Cancer 31:91-9. 2001
    ..Changes in cigarette design that have greatly reduced tar yields have a relatively small effect compared with that of people's smoking status and duration of smoking...
  16. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for asthma incidence. A review of recent prospective evidence
    M E King
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Panminerva Med 46:97-110. 2004
    ..The aim of this study is to determine what factors have been shown, in prospective studies, to predict the incidence of asthma...
  17. ncbi request reprint Asthma mortality in U.S. Hispanics of Mexican, Puerto Rican, and Cuban heritage, 1990-1995
    D M Homa
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:504-9. 2000
    ..These results further support that Hispanics do not represent a uniform, discrete group in terms of health outcomes, and that further public health research and interventions should take Hispanic national origin into account...
  18. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for ARDS in the United States: analysis of the 1993 National Mortality Followback Study
    T TenHoor
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Departments of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine and Crawford Long Hospital of Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30365-2225, USA
    Chest 119:1179-84. 2001
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  19. ncbi request reprint Increasing U.S. asthma mortality rates: who is really dying?
    J E Moorman
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Asthma 38:65-71. 2001
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  20. ncbi request reprint The effect of age on the development and outcome of adult sepsis
    Greg S Martin
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Emory University, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:15-21. 2006
    ..The influence of age on sepsis risk and outcome is incompletely understood. We sought to determine the independent effect of age on the incidence, severity, and outcome of adult sepsis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Alcohol intake is associated with altered pulmonary function
    Joseph H Sisson
    Pulmonary and Critical Medicine Section, Internal Medicine Department, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 5300, USA
    Alcohol 36:19-30. 2005
    ..Our analyses indicate that alcohol consumption, even at very modest intake levels, is associated with less lung restriction...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory hospitalizations associated with smoke exposure during the 1997, Southeast Asian forest fires
    Joshua A Mott
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 208:75-85. 2005
    ..When an air quality emergency is anticipated, persons over age 65 with histories of respiratory hospitalizations should be preidentified from existing hospitalization records and given priority access to interventions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity and mortality in COPD-related hospitalizations in the United States, 1979 to 2001
    Fernando Holguin
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Chest 128:2005-11. 2005
    ..COPD is one of the leading causes of mortality and morbidity in the United States, yet little is known about the prevalence of comorbid conditions and mortality in hospitalized patients with COPD...
  24. ncbi request reprint Does insomnia kill?
    Barbara Phillips
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY, USA
    Sleep 28:965-71. 2005
    ..We investigated the prevalence and hazard ratios for insomnia complaints in a large cohort of middle-aged men and women...
  25. ncbi request reprint "Haeso cheonsik" and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Korea
    David M Mannino
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:795-6. 2005
  26. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and global impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    David M Mannino
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Kentucky School of Medicine, 800 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 26:204-10. 2005
    ..Resources aimed at smoking cessation and prevention, COPD education and early detection, and better treatment will be of the most benefit in our continuing efforts against this important cause of morbidity and mortality...
  27. ncbi request reprint Active and passive smoking and blood lead levels in U.S. adults: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    David M Mannino
    University of Kentucky School of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:557-64. 2005
    ..Active and passive smoking is associated with increased blood lead levels in U.S. adults...
  28. ncbi request reprint Global Initiative on Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) classification of lung disease and mortality: findings from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    David M Mannino
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Kentucky Medicial Center, 800 Rose Street, MN 614, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Respir Med 100:115-22. 2006
    ..To determine whether a modified Global Initiative on Obstructive Lung Diseases (GOLD) classification of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) predicts mortality in a cohort of subjects followed for up to 11 years...
  29. ncbi request reprint Lung disease and asthma severity in adults with asthma: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination
    Amanda Savage-Brown
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Asthma 42:519-23. 2005
    ..To further examine the role of these factors in predicting poor lung function among adults with asthma, additional information is needed on these patients' asthma therapy, natural history, and environmental exposures...
  30. ncbi request reprint Lung function decline and outcomes in an adult population
    David M Mannino
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, 800 Rose Street, MN 614, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:985-90. 2006
    ..Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an important cause of morbidity and mortality...
  31. pmc Asthma prevalence among US adults, 1998-2000: role of Puerto Rican ethnicity and behavioral and geographic factors
    Deborah Rose
    Data Analysis and Quality Assurance Branch, Division of Health Interview Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 2320, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:880-8. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that high prevalences would be observed among Puerto Ricans and in the Northeast census region...
  32. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology and economics of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    David M Mannino
    University of Kentucky School of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, 740 South Limestone, K 528 Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 4:502-6. 2007
    ..Better public health and medical interventions that target both the risk factors for COPD and look toward earlier intervention may decrease the growing public health impact of COPD...
  33. pmc Do insomnia complaints cause hypertension or cardiovascular disease?
    Barbara Phillips
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 50636 0284, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:489-94. 2007
    ..We prospectively investigated odds ratios (ORs) for development of hypertension or cardiovascular disease by endorsement of sleep complaints...
  34. ncbi request reprint Global burden of COPD: risk factors, prevalence, and future trends
    David M Mannino
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Environmental Health, University of Kentucky College of Public Health, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Lancet 370:765-73. 2007
    ..The challenge we will all face in the next few years will be implementation of cost-effective prevention and management strategies to stem the tide of this disease and its cost...
  35. ncbi request reprint International variation in the prevalence of COPD (the BOLD Study): a population-based prevalence study
    A Sonia Buist
    Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Lancet 370:741-50. 2007
    ..We aimed to measure the prevalence of COPD and its risk factors and investigate variation across countries by age, sex, and smoking status...
  36. pmc Gender and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: why it matters
    MeiLan K Han
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:1179-84. 2007
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint What is the cost to employers of direct medical care for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?
    Tursynbek Nurmagambetov
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    COPD 3:203-9. 2006
    ..The cost of COPD to employers is high, but the cost could be reduced by programs aimed at preventing new cases of COPD, reducing hospitalizations, and providing more outpatient services to COPD patients...
  38. ncbi request reprint Relationship between asthma, overweight, and physical activity among U.S. high school students
    Sherry Everett Jones
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, MS K33, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Community Health 31:469-78. 2006
    ..School and community policies and programs can play an important role in asthma management, including promoting the maintenance of an appropriate weight and encouraging continued physical activity...
  39. pmc Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the older adult: what defines abnormal lung function?
    David M Mannino
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, 740 S Limestone, K 528, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Thorax 62:237-41. 2007
    ..70 as a threshold. Since the FEV(1)/FVC ratio declines with age, using the fixed ratio to define COPD may "overdiagnose" COPD in older populations...
  40. pmc The role of body mass index and diabetes in the development of acute organ failure and subsequent mortality in an observational cohort
    Katarina Slynkova
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Crit Care 10:R137. 2006
    ..The goal of our study was to examine this relationship prospectively with particular attention to the influence of concomitant diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  41. ncbi request reprint The role of infection and comorbidity: Factors that influence disparities in sepsis
    Annette M Esper
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:2576-82. 2006
    ..We sought to determine factors that may influence the occurrence of these healthcare disparities, with respect to the source of infection, causal organisms, and chronic comorbid medical conditions...
  42. ncbi request reprint Respiratory symptoms: a reason to obtain spirometry
    David M Mannino
    Respir Care 51:1116-7. 2006
  43. ncbi request reprint GOLD stage 0 COPD: is it real? Does it matter?
    David M Mannino
    Chest 130:309-10. 2006
  44. ncbi request reprint Tobacco and other drug use among high school students with asthma
    Sherry Everett Jones
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:291-4. 2006
    ..High school students with current asthma used cigarettes, cigars, marijuana, and inhalants (huffing) at rates equal to or greater than high school students without current asthma...
  45. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of sepsis in patients with malignancy
    Pajman A Danai
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Chest 129:1432-40. 2006
    ..To evaluate the longitudinal epidemiology of sepsis in patients with a history of cancer and to specifically examine sepsis-related disparities in risk or outcome...
  46. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization for patients with sarcoidosis: 1979-2000
    Marilyn G Foreman
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 23:124-9. 2006
    ..The National Hospital Discharge Survey (NHDS) was analyzed over a 22-year period to determine trends in hospitalization and the impact of concurrent comorbidities...
  47. ncbi request reprint Time trends in obesity among adults with asthma in the United States: findings from three national surveys
    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, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Asthma 42:91-5. 2005
    ..Because excess weight may adversely affect the respiratory health of people with asthma, weight management for overweight and obese patients with asthma may be an important component in the medical care of these patients...
  48. ncbi request reprint Low lung function and incident lung cancer in the United States: data From the First National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey follow-up
    David M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1475-80. 2003
    ..We sought to define the risk for incident lung cancer among a national cohort of US adults with and without obstructive lung disease...
  49. ncbi request reprint Population distribution of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein among US men: findings from National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2000
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Clin Chem 49:686-90. 2003
  50. ncbi request reprint Weight-loss practices and asthma: findings from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Obes Res 11:81-6. 2003
    ..To describe weight-control practices and receipt of weight-loss advice among obese people with asthma...
  51. ncbi request reprint Self-reported asthma and health-related quality of life: findings from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E17, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Chest 123:119-27. 2003
    ..Few population-based data regarding the impact of asthma on health-related quality of life in the US adult population are available...
  52. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of adults dying with COPD
    Pamela A Meyer
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS E 17, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Chest 122:2003-8. 2002
    ..To describe factors associated with COPD deaths in the United States...
  53. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for asthma--United States, 1980-1999
    David M Mannino
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 51:1-13. 2002
    ..In addition, CDC has outlined a strategy to improve the timeliness and geographic specificity of asthma surveillance as part of a comprehensive public health approach to asthma surveillance...
  54. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease surveillance--United States, 1971-2000
    David M Mannino
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop E 17, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Respir Care 47:1184-99. 2002
    ..This surveillance summary reports trends in different measures of COPD during 1971-2000...
  55. ncbi request reprint Serum carotenoid concentrations in US children and adolescents
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:818-27. 2002
    ..Carotenoids, a class of phytochemicals, may affect the risk of several chronic conditions...
  56. ncbi request reprint Regional differences in hospitalizations for asthma in the United States, 1988-1996
    David M Homa
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Asthma 39:449-55. 2002
    ..3% decline in the age-adjusted rate for all hospitalizations in the region. These results indicate a greater rate of hospitalization for asthma in the Northeast than in other regions, suggesting that asthma there may be more severe...
  57. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease surveillance--United States, 1971-2000
    David M Mannino
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health
    MMWR Surveill Summ 51:1-16. 2002
    ..This surveillance summary reports trends in different measures of COPD during 1971-2000...
  58. ncbi request reprint National vehicle emissions policies and practices and declining US carbon monoxide-related mortality
    Joshua A Mott
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS E 17, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 288:988-95. 2002
    ..Carbon monoxide (CO) has been reported to contribute to more than 2000 poisoning deaths per year in the United States...
  59. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein concentration distribution among US children and young adults: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2000
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS K66, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Chem 49:1353-7. 2003
    ..The distribution of C-reactive protein (CRP) concentrations among children and young adults in the US is not known at present...
  60. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary embolism mortality in the United States, 1979-1998: an analysis using multiple-cause mortality data
    Kenneth T Horlander
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1711-7. 2003
    ..The analysis of pulmonary embolism mortality trends and comorbidities may elucidate how well we treat and prevent the disease as well as identify additional risk factors...
  61. ncbi request reprint Leisure-time physical activity patterns among US adults with asthma
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Chest 124:432-7. 2003
    ..Little is known about the physical activity patterns among US adults who have asthma...
  62. ncbi request reprint Asthma phenotypes, risk factors, and measures of severity in a national sample of US children
    Colleen F Kelley
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 115:726-31. 2005
    ..To examine a nationally representative sample of US children aged 6 to 16 years old and determine whether there are differences in risk factors and measures of severity between children with different asthma phenotypes...
  63. ncbi request reprint Prospective association between lung function and the incidence of diabetes: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Epidemiologic Follow-up Study
    Earl S Ford
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, MS K66, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2966-70. 2004
    ..To determine whether impaired pulmonary function is a significant predictor of the incidence of diabetes...
  64. ncbi request reprint Country of birth as a risk factor for asthma among Mexican Americans
    Fernando Holguin
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:103-8. 2005
    ..6-5.5). In conclusion, the prevalence of asthma was higher in U.S.-born than in Mexican-born Mexican Americans. This finding highlights the importance of environmental exposures in developing asthma in a migratory population...
  65. ncbi request reprint Forced expiratory volume in 1 second and physical activity in the general population
    Don D Sin
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Med 117:270-3. 2004
  66. ncbi request reprint Determinants of quality of life among people with asthma: findings from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Adult Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Asthma 41:327-36. 2004
    ..Furthermore, among people with asthma, the elderly, women, poorly educated, and low-income participants are especially likely to experience impaired quality of life...
  67. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake, physical activity, body mass index, and childhood asthma in the Third National Health And Nutrition Survey (NHANES III)
    Isabelle Romieu
    National Institute of Public Health, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
    Pediatr Pulmonol 38:31-42. 2004
    ..Low vitamin C intake was marginally related to self-reported current wheezing in children aged 6-16 years. Our results show that increased BMI may influence asthma prevalence in children, but further investigation is needed...
  68. ncbi request reprint Serum antioxidant concentrations among U.S. adults with self-reported asthma
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Asthma 41:179-87. 2004
    ..However, lower vitamin C concentrations were observed among people with current or former asthma than among people who never had asthma (p = 0.014). In the United States, people with asthma do not have manifest antioxidant deficiencies...
  69. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccination coverage among adults with asthma: findings from the 2000 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, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Med 116:555-8. 2004
  70. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in COPD and lung cancer mortality trends--United States, 1968-1999
    Neely Kazerouni
    Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:17-23. 2004
    ..To determine the magnitude of these increases, we compared the mortality trends for males and females in the United States for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and lung cancer for 1968-1999...
  71. ncbi request reprint Cirrhosis as a risk factor for sepsis and death: analysis of the National Hospital Discharge Survey
    Marilyn G Foreman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Morehouse School of Medicine, 720 Westview Drive SW, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
    Chest 124:1016-20. 2003
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  72. ncbi request reprint Asthma and influenza vaccination: findings from the 1999-2001 National Health Interview Surveys
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K66, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Chest 124:783-9. 2003
    ..Because little is known about such vaccination rates among adults, especially those aged 18 to 49 years and 50 to 64 years, we sought to estimate influenza vaccination rates among US adults...
  73. ncbi request reprint COPD: epidemiology, prevalence, morbidity and mortality, and disease heterogeneity
    David M Mannino
    Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 17, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Chest 121:121S-126S. 2002
    ..Resources aimed at smoking cessation and prevention, COPD education and early detection, and better treatment will be of the most benefit in our continuing efforts against this important cause of morbidity and mortality...