Timothy S Naimi

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors and confounders among nondrinking and moderate-drinking U.S. adults
    Timothy S Naimi
    Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:369-73. 2005
  2. pmc Health care access among U.S. adults who drink alcohol excessively: missed opportunities for prevention
    Machell Town
    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
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A53. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and clonality of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Minnesota, 1996-1998
    T S Naimi
    Acute Disease Epidemiology Section and the Division of Public Health Laboratories, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:990-6. 2001
  4. doi request reprint The intensity of binge alcohol consumption among U.S. adults
    Timothy S Naimi
    Alcohol Team, Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:201-7. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint What do binge drinkers drink? Implications for alcohol control policy
    Timothy S Naimi
    Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods 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
    Am J Prev Med 33:188-93. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of community- and health care-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
    Timothy S Naimi
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, USA
    JAMA 290:2976-84. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus with phenotypic susceptibility to methicillin in a patient with recurrent bacteremia
    Timothy S Naimi
    Acute Disease Epidemiology Section and Division of Public Health Laboratories, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 36:1609-12. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Binge drinking among US adults
    Timothy S Naimi
    Alcohol Team, Emerging Investigations, and Analytic Methods Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    JAMA 289:70-5. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Binge drinking in the preconception period and the risk of unintended pregnancy: implications for women and their children
    Timothy S Naimi
    Alcohol Team, Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 111:1136-41. 2003
  10. pmc Effectiveness of policies restricting hours of alcohol sales in preventing excessive alcohol consumption and related harms
    Robert A Hahn
    Community Guide Branch of the Epidemiology and Analysis Program Office, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:590-604. 2010

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors and confounders among nondrinking and moderate-drinking U.S. adults
    Timothy S Naimi
    Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:369-73. 2005
    ..Although most observational studies control for major cardiac risk factors, CVD is independently associated with other factors that could explain the CVD benefits ascribed to moderate drinking...
  2. pmc Health care access among U.S. adults who drink alcohol excessively: missed opportunities for prevention
    Machell Town
    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
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A53. 2006
    ..S. Preventive Services Task Force, it is rarely performed. It is unclear whether low screening rates are due to limited access to health care, missed screening opportunities during patient visits, or both...
  3. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and clonality of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Minnesota, 1996-1998
    T S Naimi
    Acute Disease Epidemiology Section and the Division of Public Health Laboratories, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:990-6. 2001
    ..CAMRSA infections were identified throughout Minnesota; although most isolates were genetically related and susceptible to multiple antimicrobials, they were generally nonsusceptible to initial empirical therapy...
  4. doi request reprint The intensity of binge alcohol consumption among U.S. adults
    Timothy S Naimi
    Alcohol Team, Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:201-7. 2010
    ..Although studies show a strong dose-response relationship between the intensity of binge drinking (i.e., the number of drinks consumed per binge episode) and adverse outcomes, there are no population-based studies assessing this measure...
  5. ncbi request reprint What do binge drinkers drink? Implications for alcohol control policy
    Timothy S Naimi
    Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods 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
    Am J Prev Med 33:188-93. 2007
    ..This knowledge could guide prevention efforts because beer, wine, and liquor are taxed, marketed, and distributed differently...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of community- and health care-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
    Timothy S Naimi
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, USA
    JAMA 290:2976-84. 2003
    ..However, MRSA has emerged in patients without established risk factors (community-associated MRSA)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus with phenotypic susceptibility to methicillin in a patient with recurrent bacteremia
    Timothy S Naimi
    Acute Disease Epidemiology Section and Division of Public Health Laboratories, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 36:1609-12. 2003
    ..All isolates were mecA positive and were indistinguishable by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis. The evolving susceptibility patterns of this strain highlight the challenges of detecting and treating VISA infections...
  8. ncbi request reprint Binge drinking among US adults
    Timothy S Naimi
    Alcohol Team, Emerging Investigations, and Analytic Methods Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    JAMA 289:70-5. 2003
    ..Binge drinking (consuming > or =5 alcoholic drinks on 1 occasion) generally results in acute impairment and has numerous adverse health consequences. Reports indicate that binge drinking may be increasing in the United States...
  9. ncbi request reprint Binge drinking in the preconception period and the risk of unintended pregnancy: implications for women and their children
    Timothy S Naimi
    Alcohol Team, Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 111:1136-41. 2003
    ....
  10. pmc Effectiveness of policies restricting hours of alcohol sales in preventing excessive alcohol consumption and related harms
    Robert A Hahn
    Community Guide Branch of the Epidemiology and Analysis Program Office, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:590-604. 2010
    ..The evidence from six qualifying studies was insufficient to determine whether increasing hours of sale by less than 2 hours increases excessive alcohol consumption and related harms...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of alcohol retail privatization on excessive alcohol consumption and related harms: a community guide systematic review
    Robert A Hahn
    Community Guide Branch, Epidemiology and Analysis Program Office, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 42:418-27. 2012
    ..Excessive alcohol consumption is the third-leading cause of preventable death in the U.S. This systematic review is one in a series exploring effectiveness of interventions to reduce alcohol-related harms...
  12. pmc Effectiveness of policies maintaining or restricting days of alcohol sales on excessive alcohol consumption and related harms
    Jennifer Cook Middleton
    Community Guide Branch, Epidemiology and Analysis Program Office, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:575-89. 2010
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  13. pmc Metropolitan-area estimates of binge drinking in the United States
    David E Nelson
    Office on Smoking and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:663-71. 2004
    ..We estimated adult binge drinking prevalence in US metropolitan areas...
  14. doi request reprint Driving after binge drinking
    Timothy S Naimi
    Alcohol Team, Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Centers for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:314-20. 2009
    ..Although binge drinking is strongly associated with alcohol-impaired driving, little is known about the prevalence of or risk factors for driving after binge drinking...
  15. doi request reprint Effects of dram shop liability and enhanced overservice law enforcement initiatives on excessive alcohol consumption and related harms: Two community guide systematic reviews
    Veda Rammohan
    Community Guide Branch of the Epidemiology and Analysis Program Office, Centers forDisease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:334-43. 2011
    ..This review assesses the effectiveness of dram shop liability and the enhanced enforcement of overservice laws for preventing excessive alcohol consumption and related harms...
  16. pmc The effectiveness of tax policy interventions for reducing excessive alcohol consumption and related harms
    Randy W Elder
    National Center for Health Marketing, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:217-29. 2010
    ..The impact of a potential tax increase is expected to be proportional to its magnitude and to be modified by such factors as disposable income and the demand elasticity for alcohol among various population groups...
  17. doi request reprint State alcohol-use estimates among youth and adults, 1993-2005
    David E Nelson
    Alcohol Team, Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:218-24. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the correlation of alcohol-use behaviors among youth with those of adults at a population level...
  18. doi request reprint Binge drinking among U.S. active-duty military personnel
    Mandy A Stahre
    Alcohol Team, Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:208-17. 2009
    ..The objectives of this study were to quantify episodes of binge drinking, to characterize ADMP who binge-drink, and to examine the relationship between binge drinking and related harms...
  19. 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...
  20. doi request reprint Patterns of alcohol consumption and alcohol-impaired driving in the United States
    Nicole T Flowers
    Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, 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
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:639-44. 2008
    ..Relatively little is known about the drinking patterns of alcohol-impaired (AI) drivers in the United States...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of adult binge drinking: a comparison of two national surveys
    Jacqueline W Miller
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:197-204. 2004
    ..Evaluating the concordance of binge drinking estimates from the BRFSS and the NSDUH is important for surveillance and for planning prevention programs...
  22. ncbi request reprint Binge drinking and associated health risk behaviors among high school students
    Jacqueline W Miller
    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, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 119:76-85. 2007
    ....
  23. pmc Impact of a new gender-specific definition for binge drinking on prevalence estimates for women
    Pollyanna R Chavez
    Alcohol Program, Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:468-71. 2011
    ..S. each year. In 2006, the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) lowered the threshold for defining binge drinking among women from ≥5 drinks to ≥4 drinks per occasion, in accordance with national recommendations...
  24. doi request reprint Binge drinking intensity: a comparison of two measures
    Marissa B Esser
    Alcohol Program, Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Division of Population Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 42:625-9. 2012
    ..Risk of binge drinking-related harm increases with intensity, and thus it is important to monitor. The largest number of drinks consumed is assessed in health surveys, but its usefulness for assessing binge intensity is unknown...
  25. doi request reprint The effectiveness of limiting alcohol outlet density as a means of reducing excessive alcohol consumption and alcohol-related harms
    Carla Alexia Campbell
    Community Guide Branch of the National Center for Health Marketing, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:556-69. 2009
    ..Primary evidence was supported by secondary evidence from correlational studies. The regulation of alcohol outlet density may be a useful public health tool for the reduction of excessive alcohol consumption and related harms...
  26. pmc Trends in total knee replacement surgeries and implications for public health, 1990-2000
    Chetna Mehrotra
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:278-82. 2005
    ..The goals of this study were to assess the trend in rate of TKR in Wisconsin and to describe the economic impact of these surgical procedures on the health care system...
  27. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of Pontiac fever with respiratory distress among workers performing high-pressure cleaning at a sugar-beet processing plant
    Mei Lin Castor
    Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:1530-7. 2005
    ..In August 2000, the Minnesota Department of Health was notified of and investigated an outbreak of febrile respiratory illness among workers at a sugar-beet processing plant...
  28. doi request reprint Prevention of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    R Louise Floyd
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Prevention Research Branch, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Prevention Team, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Dev Disabil Res Rev 15:193-9. 2009
    ..Utilizing evidence-based alcohol screening tools and brief counseling for women at risk for an AEP and other effective population-based strategies can help achieve future alcohol-free pregnancies...
  29. pmc Binge drinking and occupation, North Dakota, 2004-2005
    Dwayne W Jarman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A94. 2007
    ..Binge drinking is a leading cause of preventable death and results in employee absenteeism and lost productivity. Knowledge about the prevalence of binge drinking among employees of different occupations is limited...
  30. ncbi request reprint Population-based study of trends, costs, and complications of weight loss surgeries from 1990 to 2002
    Chetna Mehrotra
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Obes Res 13:2029-34. 2005
    ..To describe the trends, costs, and complications associated with weight loss surgery (WLS)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Concurrent outbreaks of Shigella sonnei and enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli infections associated with parsley: implications for surveillance and control of foodborne illness
    Timothy S Naimi
    Acute Disease Epidemiology Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Food Prot 66:535-41. 2003
    ....
  32. pmc Trends in fruit and vegetable consumption among adults in the United States: behavioral risk factor surveillance system, 1994-2000
    Mary K Serdula
    Chronic Disease Prevention Branch, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mail Stop K 26, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1014-8. 2004
    ..We examined trends in fruit and vegetable consumption in the United States...