Desmond E Williams

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of impaired fasting glucose and its relationship with cardiovascular disease risk factors in US adolescents, 1999-2000
    Desmond E Williams
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1122-6. 2005
  2. pmc Secular changes in U.S. Prediabetes prevalence defined by hemoglobin A1c and fasting plasma glucose: National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 1999-2010
    Kai McKeever Bullard
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:2286-93. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in cardiovascular disease risk factors according to body mass index in US adults
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    JAMA 293:1868-74. 2005
  4. pmc Association of A1C and fasting plasma glucose levels with diabetic retinopathy prevalence in the U.S. population: Implications for diabetes diagnostic thresholds
    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 32:2027-32. 2009
  5. pmc Implications of alternative definitions of prediabetes for prevalence in U.S. adults
    Cherie James
    RTI International, Atlanta Regional Office, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:387-91. 2011
  6. pmc Access to health care and control of ABCs of diabetes
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1566-71. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Trends in the prevalence and ratio of diagnosed to undiagnosed diabetes according to obesity levels in the U.S
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, N E, Mailstop K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2806-12. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Muscle-strengthening activity and its association with insulin sensitivity
    Yiling J Cheng
    Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:2264-70. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Peripheral insensate neuropathy--a tall problem for US adults?
    Yiling J Cheng
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:873-80. 2006
  10. pmc A1C level and future risk of diabetes: a systematic review
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and HealthPromotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Xuanping Zhang
    Diabetes Care 33:1665-73. 2010

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of impaired fasting glucose and its relationship with cardiovascular disease risk factors in US adolescents, 1999-2000
    Desmond E Williams
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1122-6. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the prevalence of IFG and its relationship with overweight and CVD risk factors in a nationally representative sample of US adolescents who were aged 12 to 19 years...
  2. pmc Secular changes in U.S. Prediabetes prevalence defined by hemoglobin A1c and fasting plasma glucose: National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 1999-2010
    Kai McKeever Bullard
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:2286-93. 2013
    ..Using a nationally representative sample of the civilian noninstitutionalized U.S. population, we estimated prediabetes prevalence and its changes during 1999-2010...
  3. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in cardiovascular disease risk factors according to body mass index in US adults
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    JAMA 293:1868-74. 2005
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  4. pmc Association of A1C and fasting plasma glucose levels with diabetic retinopathy prevalence in the U.S. population: Implications for diabetes diagnostic thresholds
    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 32:2027-32. 2009
    ..To examine the association of A1C levels and fasting plasma glucose (FPG) with diabetic retinopathy in the U.S. population and to compare the ability of the two glycemic measures to discriminate between people with and without retinopathy...
  5. pmc Implications of alternative definitions of prediabetes for prevalence in U.S. adults
    Cherie James
    RTI International, Atlanta Regional Office, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:387-91. 2011
    ..To compare the prevalence of prediabetes using A1C, fasting plasma glucose (FPG), and oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) criteria, and to examine the degree of agreement between the measures...
  6. pmc Access to health care and control of ABCs of diabetes
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1566-71. 2012
    ..To examine the relationship between access to health care and diabetes control...
  7. ncbi request reprint Trends in the prevalence and ratio of diagnosed to undiagnosed diabetes according to obesity levels in the U.S
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, N E, Mailstop K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2806-12. 2004
    ..To examine trends in the prevalence of diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes and the proportion of total cases previously diagnosed, according to obesity status in the U.S. over the past 40 years...
  8. ncbi request reprint Muscle-strengthening activity and its association with insulin sensitivity
    Yiling J Cheng
    Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:2264-70. 2007
    ..Muscle-strengthening activities (MSAs) may increase insulin sensitivity, thereby reducing the risk of diabetes. The purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between MSAs and insulin sensitivity among American adults...
  9. ncbi request reprint Peripheral insensate neuropathy--a tall problem for US adults?
    Yiling J Cheng
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:873-80. 2006
    ..This association largely accounts for the difference in peripheral insensate neuropathy prevalence between men and women. Height may help health-care providers to identify persons at high risk of peripheral insensate neuropathy...
  10. pmc A1C level and future risk of diabetes: a systematic review
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and HealthPromotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Xuanping Zhang
    Diabetes Care 33:1665-73. 2010
    ..Our systematic review demonstrated that A1C values between 5.5 and 6.5% were associated with a substantially increased risk for developing diabetes...
  11. doi request reprint Medicare Part D is associated with reducing the financial burden of health care services in Medicare beneficiaries with diagnosed diabetes
    Rui Li
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA
    Med Care 51:888-93. 2013
    ..Medicare Part D, implemented in 2006, provided coverage for prescription drugs to all Medicare beneficiaries...
  12. ncbi request reprint Thirty-year trends in cardiovascular risk factor levels among US adults with diabetes: National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 1971-2000
    Giuseppina Imperatore
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:531-9. 2004
    ..Although these trends are encouraging, still one of two people with diabetes has high cholesterol, one of three has high blood pressure, and one of six is a smoker...
  13. pmc Comparison of serum cystatin C, serum creatinine, measured GFR, and estimated GFR to assess the risk of kidney failure in American Indians with diabetic nephropathy
    Meda E Pavkov
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 62:33-41. 2013
    ..We compared values of baseline serum cystatin C (SCysC), serum creatinine (SCr), and measured glomerular filtration rate (mGFR) for predicting end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in patients with type 2 diabetes and elevated albuminuria...
  14. ncbi request reprint Declining death rates from hyperglycemic crisis among adults with diabetes, U.S., 1985-2002
    Jing Wang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway N E, Mailstop K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2018-22. 2006
    ..To examine trends in death rates for hyperglycemic crisis (diabetic ketoacidosis or hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state) among adults with diabetes in the U.S. from 1985 to 2002...
  15. ncbi request reprint Diabetic retinopathy, dilated eye examination, and eye care education among African Americans, 1997 and 2004
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:1015-21. 2009
    ..To examine diabetic retinopathy, dilated eye examination, and eye care education among African Americans before and after a community-level public health intervention...
  16. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, cardiovascular fitness, and insulin sensitivity among U.S. adolescents: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2002
    Giuseppina Imperatore
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE MS K10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1567-72. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association of physical activity and cardiovascular fitness (CVF) with insulin sensitivity in a nationally representative sample of U.S. youth...
  17. doi request reprint Albuminuria prevalence in first morning void compared with previous random urine from adults in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2009-2010
    Sharon H Saydah
    Division of Diabetes Translation, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Chem 59:675-83. 2013
    ..Although 2 urine samples or a first morning void are known to produce different estimates of ACR, the impact of differing urine sampling schemes on nationally estimated rates of CKD is unknown...
  18. doi request reprint The Kidney Disease Initiative and the Division of Diabetes Translation at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Ann Albright
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:S121-5. 2009
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in trends of end-stage renal disease: United States, 1995 to 2005
    Nilka Rios Burrows
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 15:147-52. 2008
    ..The disparity gap in ESRD incidence between minority populations and whites narrowed during 1995 to 2005. Continued interventions to reduce the prevalence of ESRD risk factors are needed to decrease ESRD incidence...
  20. ncbi request reprint Translating the science of primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention to inform the public health response to diabetes
    Barbara A Bowman
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, MS K10, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2003
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption predicts hypertension but not diabetes
    Aramesh Saremi
    Diabetes and Arthritis Epidemiology Section, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:184-90. 2004
    ..This study examines the associations between alcohol consumption, Type 2 diabetes and hypertension in a native American population...
  22. ncbi request reprint Hematocrit and the incidence of type 2 diabetes in the pima indians
    Marshall K Tulloch-Reid
    Diabetes and Arthritis Epidemiology Section, Phoenix Epidemiology and Clinical Research Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, 1550 East Indian School Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85014, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2245-6. 2004
  23. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, obesity, and the incidence of type 2 diabetes in a high-risk population
    Andrea M Kriska
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:669-75. 2003
    ..05 in women only). These results suggest that the adoption and maintenance of a physically active lifestyle can play a significant role in preventing type 2 diabetes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Trends in heart disease death rates in diabetic and nondiabetic Pima Indians
    Christine M Hoehner
    Phoenix Epidemiology and Clinical Research Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    J Diabetes Complications 20:8-13. 2006
    ..Secular trends over 34 years (1965-1998) in overall and cause-specific mortality were examined in 4,623 Pima Indians >or=35 years old...
  25. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life of children and adolescents with type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus: SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study
    Michelle J Naughton
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2000 W First St, Winston Salem, NC 27104, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:649-57. 2008
    ..To examine the associations between demographic and diabetes management variables and the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of youths with type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  26. ncbi request reprint The burden of diabetes mellitus among US youth: prevalence estimates from the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study
    Angela D Liese
    Pediatrics 118:1510-8. 2006
    ..Our goal was to estimate the prevalence of diabetes mellitus in youth <20 years of age in 2001 in the United States, according to age, gender, race/ethnicity, and diabetes type...
  27. pmc Predominant effect of kidney disease on mortality in Pima Indians with or without type 2 diabetes
    Meda E Pavkov
    Phoenix Epidemiology and Clinical Research Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Phoenix, Arizona 85014 4972, USA
    Kidney Int 68:1267-74. 2005
    ..We examined the effect of kidney disease (KD) on mortality in nondiabetic and diabetic Pima Indians aged > or = 45 years old...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk factors in U.S. children and adolescents with diabetes: the SEARCH for diabetes in youth study
    Beatriz L Rodriguez
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Pacific Health Research Institute, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1891-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence and correlates of selected cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors among youth aged <20 years with diabetes...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of diabetes and impaired fasting glucose in adults in the U.S. population: National Health And Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2002
    Catherine C Cowie
    Diabetes Epidemiology Program, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases NIH, 6707 Democracy Blvd, Rm 691, MSC 5460, Bethesda, MD 20892 5460, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1263-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalences of diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes, and impaired fasting glucose (IFG) in U.S. adults during 1999-2002, and compare prevalences to those in 1988-1994...
  30. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of depressed mood among youth with diabetes: the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth study
    Jean M Lawrence
    Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1348-58. 2006
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Do measures of body fat distribution provide information on the risk of type 2 diabetes in addition to measures of general obesity? Comparison of anthropometric predictors of type 2 diabetes in Pima Indians
    Marshall K Tulloch-Reid
    Diabetes and Arthritis Epidemiology Section, Phoenix Epidemiology and Clinical Research Branch, NIDDK National Institutes of Health, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2556-61. 2003
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Family history of diabetes, autoimmunity, and risk factors for cardiovascular disease among children with diabetes in the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study
    Lisa K Gilliam
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7710, USA
    Pediatr Diabetes 8:354-61. 2007
    ....
  33. pmc Fruit, vegetable and fat intake in a population-based sample of African Americans
    Tiffany L Gary
    Departments of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:1599-605. 2004
    ..African Americans experience high rates of obesity and other chronic diseases, which may be related, in part, to diet. However, little is known about dietary patterns in this population, particularly from population-based data sources...