Paula W Yoon

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Using family history information to promote healthy lifestyles and prevent diseases; a discussion of the evidence
    Liesbeth Claassen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:248. 2010
  2. pmc Clinical preventive services for patients at risk for cardiovascular disease, National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2005-2006
    Paula W Yoon
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A43. 2011
  3. pmc Developing Family Healthware, a family history screening tool to prevent common chronic diseases
    Paula W Yoon
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mailstop K47, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A33. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Family history in public health practice: a genomic tool for disease prevention and health promotion
    Rodolfo Valdez
    Office of Public Health Genomics, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 31:69-87 1 p following 87. 2010
  5. doi request reprint The association between family history of asthma and the prevalence of asthma among US adults: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2004
    Tiebin Liu
    Coordinating Center for Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Genet Med 11:323-8. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Is family history a useful tool for detecting children at risk for diabetes and cardiovascular diseases? A public health perspective
    Rodolfo Valdez
    National Office of Public Health Genomics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mail Stop K 89, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 120:S78-86. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Conclusions and future directions for periodic reporting on the use of adult clinical preventive services of public health priority--United States
    Ralph J Coates
    Public Health Surveillance and Informatics Program Office, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, CDC, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 61:73-8. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Control of hypertension among adults--National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, United States, 2005-2008
    Paula W Yoon
    Epidemiology and Analysis Program Office, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, CDC, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 61:19-25. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of family history as a risk factor and screening tool for detecting undiagnosed diabetes in a nationally representative survey population
    Susan Hariri
    Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Genet Med 8:752-9. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Family history as a risk factor for early-onset stroke/transient ischemic attack among adults in the United States
    Mercy Mvundura
    Office of Public Health Genomics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Public Health Genomics 13:13-20. 2010

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc Using family history information to promote healthy lifestyles and prevent diseases; a discussion of the evidence
    Liesbeth Claassen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:248. 2010
    ....
  2. pmc Clinical preventive services for patients at risk for cardiovascular disease, National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2005-2006
    Paula W Yoon
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A43. 2011
    ..Assessing the provision of services to patients at risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD) could help identify disparities and areas for improvement...
  3. pmc Developing Family Healthware, a family history screening tool to prevent common chronic diseases
    Paula W Yoon
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mailstop K47, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A33. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Family history in public health practice: a genomic tool for disease prevention and health promotion
    Rodolfo Valdez
    Office of Public Health Genomics, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 31:69-87 1 p following 87. 2010
    ..Their goal is to create family history tools that have decision support capabilities and are compatible with electronic health records. These advances will help realize the potential of family history as a public health tool...
  5. doi request reprint The association between family history of asthma and the prevalence of asthma among US adults: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2004
    Tiebin Liu
    Coordinating Center for Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Genet Med 11:323-8. 2009
    ..To assess the overall prevalence of asthma and the association between family history of asthma and the prevalence of asthma among US adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint Is family history a useful tool for detecting children at risk for diabetes and cardiovascular diseases? A public health perspective
    Rodolfo Valdez
    National Office of Public Health Genomics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mail Stop K 89, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 120:S78-86. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Conclusions and future directions for periodic reporting on the use of adult clinical preventive services of public health priority--United States
    Ralph J Coates
    Public Health Surveillance and Informatics Program Office, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, CDC, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 61:73-8. 2012
    ..Therefore, having health insurance coverage might not itself be sufficient to optimize use of clinical preventive services, and additional measures to improve use are likely to be necessary...
  8. ncbi request reprint Control of hypertension among adults--National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, United States, 2005-2008
    Paula W Yoon
    Epidemiology and Analysis Program Office, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, CDC, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 61:19-25. 2012
    ..The estimated annual direct costs of hypertension are approximately $69.9 billion, and the estimated annual indirect costs are $23.6 billion...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of family history as a risk factor and screening tool for detecting undiagnosed diabetes in a nationally representative survey population
    Susan Hariri
    Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Genet Med 8:752-9. 2006
    ..We examined the utility of a three-level familial risk stratification system as a screening tool for diabetes in a nationally representative sample of the U.S. adult population...
  10. doi request reprint Family history as a risk factor for early-onset stroke/transient ischemic attack among adults in the United States
    Mercy Mvundura
    Office of Public Health Genomics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Public Health Genomics 13:13-20. 2010
    ..We tested the association between familial risk for stroke and prevalence of the disease among US adults and assessed the use of family history of stroke as a risk assessment tool for the disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lexicon, definitions, and conceptual framework for public health surveillance
    H Irene Hall
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30329 1902, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 61:10-4. 2012
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  12. doi request reprint Prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk factors among US adolescents, 1999-2008
    Ashleigh L May
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mailstop K 26, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 129:1035-41. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the recent trends in the prevalence of selected biological CVD risk factors and the prevalence of these risk factors by overweight/obesity status among US adolescents...
  13. doi request reprint Physical activity advice to manage chronic conditions for adults with arthritis or hypertension, 2007
    Susan A Carlson
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop K 46, Atlanta, GA 30345, USA
    Prev Med 49:209-12. 2009
    ..To describe the prevalence and characteristics of persons with arthritis or hypertension who received advice from their health-care professional to manage their condition...
  14. pmc Prevalence of coronary heart disease risk factors and screening for high cholesterol levels among young adults, United States, 1999-2006
    Elena V Kuklina
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:327-33. 2010
    ..This study examined national prevalence of CHD risk factors and compliance with the cholesterol screening guidelines among young adults...
  15. ncbi request reprint Family history and prevalence of diabetes in the U.S. population: the 6-year results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (1999-2004)
    Rodolfo Valdez
    National Office of Public Health Genomics, Coordinating Center for Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mailstop K 89, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:2517-22. 2007
    ..We sought to test the association between stratified levels of familial risk of diabetes and the prevalence of the disease in the U.S. population...
  16. ncbi request reprint Research priorities for evaluating family history in the prevention of common chronic diseases
    Paula W Yoon
    Office of Genomics and Disease Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 39341 3724, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:128-35. 2003
  17. pmc Preventable hospitalizations for hypertension: establishing a baseline for monitoring racial differences in rates
    Julie C Will
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mailstop F 72, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:120165. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze pre-PPACA baseline rates of preventable hypertension hospitalizations in the United States and racial differences over time...
  18. doi request reprint Age-specific gender differences in in-hospital mortality by type of acute myocardial infarction
    Zefeng Zhang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:1097-103. 2012
    ..In conclusion, higher risk of in-hospital mortality in younger women compared to younger men is more evident in patients with STEMI...
  19. doi request reprint Associations between sleep disorders, sleep duration, quality of sleep, and hypertension: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2005 to 2008
    Pooja Bansil
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 13:739-43. 2011
    ..84; 95% CI, 1.13-2.98). These findings indicate an association between a combination of sleep problems and hypertension, but prospective studies are needed to understand the complex interplay between them...
  20. doi request reprint Trends in high levels of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in the United States, 1999-2006
    Elena V Kuklina
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailstop K 37, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    JAMA 302:2104-10. 2009
    ..Studies show that a large proportion of adults with high levels of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) remain untreated or undertreated despite growing use of lipid-lowering medications...
  21. ncbi request reprint Family history of type 2 diabetes: a population-based screening tool for prevention?
    Susan Hariri
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Genet Med 8:102-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the use of self-reported family medical history as a potential screening tool to identify people at-risk for diabetes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Expanding the definition of a positive family history for early-onset coronary heart disease
    Maren T Scheuner
    Office of Genomics and Disease Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Genet Med 8:491-501. 2006
    ..To evaluate the impact of additional family history, we examined the associations between various family history definitions and early-onset CHD...
  23. doi request reprint Barriers to antihypertensive medication adherence among adults--United States, 2005
    Lemuel Vawter
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:922-9. 2008
    ..Control of hypertension is a significant public health issue, and alleviating barriers to medication adherence should be a major goal toward hypertension management...
  24. doi request reprint Prevalence, family history, and prevention of reported osteoporosis in U.S. women
    Julie Robitaille
    CDC, The National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:47-54. 2008
    ..S. women, examine whether osteoporosis risk factors account for this relationship, and evaluate the likelihood that women at high risk of osteoporosis due to family history report preventive behaviors...
  25. doi request reprint Prevalence, management, and control of hypertension among US workers: does occupation matter?
    Evelyn P Davila
    Division of Public Health Systems and Workforce Development, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1150-6. 2012
    ..The role of occupation in the management of cardiovascular risk factors including hypertension is not well known...
  26. ncbi request reprint Role of family medical history information in pediatric primary care and public health: introduction
    Richard S Olney
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, Mail Stop E 86, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 120:S57-9. 2007
    ..In this introduction we highlight each article and preview existing efforts in preconception health care and birth defects prevention that use family history...
  27. ncbi request reprint Rationale for periodic reporting on the use of adult clinical preventive services of public health priority--United States
    Ralph J Coates
    Public Health Surveillance and Informatics Program Office, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, CDC, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 61:3-10. 2012
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint The continuum of translation research in genomic medicine: how can we accelerate the appropriate integration of human genome discoveries into health care and disease prevention?
    Muin J Khoury
    National Office of Public Health Genomics Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Genet Med 9:665-74. 2007
    ..With continued advances in genomic applications, however, the full continuum of translation research needs adequate support to realize the promise of genomics for human health...
  29. pmc Preventable hospitalizations and emergency department visits for angina, United States, 1995-2010
    Julie C Will
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E126. 2013
    ..We asked whether this national decline has continued and whether preventable emergency department visits for angina show a similar decline...
  30. pmc Preventable hospitalizations for congestive heart failure: establishing a baseline to monitor trends and disparities
    Julie C Will
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailstop F 72, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E85. 2012
    ..In anticipation of changes in the national health care system, we report baseline rates of these hospitalizations and describe trends by race over 15 years...
  31. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest surveillance --- Cardiac Arrest Registry to Enhance Survival (CARES), United States, October 1, 2005--December 31, 2010
    Bryan McNally
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 60:1-19. 2011
    ..This is the first report to provide summary data from an OHCA surveillance registry in the United States...
  32. ncbi request reprint Intent to become pregnant as a predictor of exposures during pregnancy: is there a relation?
    Lara C Than
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, and Office of Genomics and Disease Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Reprod Med 50:389-96. 2005
    ..To evaluate the relationship between intent to be pregnant and selected maternal exposures during pregnancy...
  33. ncbi request reprint Can family history be used as a tool for public health and preventive medicine?
    Paula W Yoon
    Office of Genomics and Disease Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Genet Med 4:304-10. 2002