David G Moriarty

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. pmc The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Healthy Days Measures - population tracking of perceived physical and mental health over time
    David G Moriarty
    US Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Division of Adult and Community Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:37. 2003
  3. pmc Tracking Healthy Days -- a window on the health of older adults
    David G Moriarty
    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, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 2:A16. 2005
  4. pmc Sad, blue, or depressed days, health behaviors and health-related quality of life, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 1995-2000
    Rosemarie Kobau
    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
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:40. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint The associations between life satisfaction and health-related quality of life, chronic illness, and health behaviors among U.S. community-dwelling adults
    Tara W Strine
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 66, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Community Health 33:40-50. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life surveillance--United States, 1993-2002
    Hatice S Zahran
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC
    MMWR Surveill Summ 54:1-35. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Frequent mental distress status among adults with arthritis age 45 years and older, 2001
    Tara W Strine
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 51:533-7. 2004
  8. pmc Worsening trends in adult health-related quality of life and self-rated health-United States, 1993-2001
    Matthew M Zack
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:493-505. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and health-related quality of life among older adults. Findings from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system (BRFSS)
    David W Brown
    Behavioral Surveillance Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 65:105-15. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Binge drinking and health-related quality of life: do popular perceptions match reality?
    Catherine A Okoro
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:230-3. 2004

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. 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...
  2. pmc The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Healthy Days Measures - population tracking of perceived physical and mental health over time
    David G Moriarty
    US Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Division of Adult and Community Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:37. 2003
    ..The brief standard CDC HRQOL-4 is now often used in surveys, surveillance systems, prevention research, and population health report cards...
  3. pmc Tracking Healthy Days -- a window on the health of older adults
    David G Moriarty
    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, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 2:A16. 2005
    ..The CDC HRQOL measures are recommended to public health and social service professionals as a feasible way to assess perceived physical and mental health needs of older adults and to document the effects of policies and interventions...
  4. pmc Sad, blue, or depressed days, health behaviors and health-related quality of life, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 1995-2000
    Rosemarie Kobau
    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
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:40. 2004
    ..Less information exists however, about the health burden resulting from subsyndromal levels of depressive symptomatology, such as feeling sad, blue or depressed, among the general U.S. population...
  5. ncbi request reprint The associations between life satisfaction and health-related quality of life, chronic illness, and health behaviors among U.S. community-dwelling adults
    Tara W Strine
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 66, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Community Health 33:40-50. 2008
    ..Our findings showed that HRQOL and health risk behaviors varied with level of life satisfaction. As life satisfaction appears to encompass many individual life domains, it may be an important concept for public health research...
  6. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life surveillance--United States, 1993-2002
    Hatice S Zahran
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC
    MMWR Surveill Summ 54:1-35. 2005
    ..In addition, population health assessment professionals should continue to refine and validate HRQOL, functional status, and self-reported health measures...
  7. ncbi request reprint Frequent mental distress status among adults with arthritis age 45 years and older, 2001
    Tara W Strine
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 51:533-7. 2004
    ..To identify characteristics and behaviors among persons with arthritis through evaluation of self-perceived mental health status...
  8. pmc Worsening trends in adult health-related quality of life and self-rated health-United States, 1993-2001
    Matthew M Zack
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:493-505. 2004
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine whether and how health-related quality of life and self-rated health changed overall in U.S. adults and in specific sociodemographic and geographic groups from 1993 through 2001...
  9. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and health-related quality of life among older adults. Findings from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system (BRFSS)
    David W Brown
    Behavioral Surveillance Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 65:105-15. 2004
    ..These results reinforce the importance of preventing diabetes and its complications through health education messages stressing a balanced diet and increased physical activity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Binge drinking and health-related quality of life: do popular perceptions match reality?
    Catherine A Okoro
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:230-3. 2004
    ..This study examined the association between binge drinking (consuming five or more alcoholic drinks on one occasion) and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) among U.S. adults...
  11. ncbi request reprint Associations between short- and long-term unemployment and frequent mental distress among a national sample of men and women
    David W Brown
    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 Occup Environ Med 45:1159-66. 2003
    ..Public health officials should work with government officials to incorporate the health consequences of unemployment into economic policymaking...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk behaviors and healthcare coverage among adults by frequent mental distress status, 2001
    Tara W Strine
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prenvetion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:213-6. 2004
    ..Studies indicate that these measures can be more powerful predictors of chronic disease-related morbidity and mortality than objective measures...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Associations between recommended levels of physical activity and health-related quality of life. Findings from the 2001 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) survey
    David W Brown
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 37:520-8. 2003
    ..The authors examined whether recommended levels of physical activity were associated with better HRQOL and perceived health status...
  17. ncbi request reprint Inequalities in self-reported physical health in the United States, 1993-1999
    Saloua Sehili
    Us centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, USA
    Health Econ 14:377-89. 2005
    ..The American Indians/Alaska Natives experienced the highest inequalities whereas Asians/Pacific-Islanders exhibited the lowest inequalities. More attention should be given to within-group inequalities...
  18. ncbi request reprint Black-white differences in health-related quality of life among older adults
    Kimberly A Skarupski
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, 1645 W Jackson, Suite 675, Chicago, IL 60612 3227, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:287-96. 2007
    ..06; 95% CI: 0.89-1.27). Our results suggest that racial differences in HRQOL are associated with the combined effects of social disadvantage, poor physical health, and lower cognitive function...