Matthew M Zack

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. doi request reprint Gender differences in coronary heart disease and health-related quality of life: findings from 10 states from the 2004 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
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:757-68. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Psychological distress severity of adults reporting receipt of treatment for mental health problems in the BRFSS
    Satvinder S Dhingra
    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
    Psychiatr Serv 62:396-403. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Satisfaction with life domains in people with epilepsy
    Rosemarie Kobau
    Arthritis, Epilepsy and Well Being Branch, Division of Population Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 25:546-51. 2012
  5. 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life and behaviors risky to health among adults aged 18-24 years in secondary or higher education--United States, 2003-2005
    Hatice S Zahran
    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, Georgia 30345, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:389-97. 2007
  7. pmc Change in health insurance coverage in Massachusetts and other New England States by perceived health status: potential impact of health reform
    Satvinder S Dhingra
    Northrop Grumman, and the Division of Behavior Surveillance, Public Health Surveillance and Informatics Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e107-14. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Activity limitation, chronic disease, and comorbid serious psychological distress in U.S. adults--BRFSS 2007
    Lela R McKnight-Eily
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway N E, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Int J Public Health 54:111-9. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in cancer survivors between ages 20 and 64 years: population-based estimates from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
    Lisa C Richardson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Cancer 112:1380-9. 2008
  10. doi request reprint State-based differences in the prevalence and characteristics of untreated persons with serious psychological distress
    Tara W Strine
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway N E, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Int J Public Health 54:9-15. 2009

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. 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...
  2. doi request reprint Gender differences in coronary heart disease and health-related quality of life: findings from 10 states from the 2004 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
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:757-68. 2008
    ..S. adults and to examine the interaction between CHD and diabetes on HRQOL...
  3. doi request reprint Psychological distress severity of adults reporting receipt of treatment for mental health problems in the BRFSS
    Satvinder S Dhingra
    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
    Psychiatr Serv 62:396-403. 2011
    ..This study aimed to understand the association between symptoms and treatment receipt with data from the U.S Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) survey...
  4. doi request reprint Satisfaction with life domains in people with epilepsy
    Rosemarie Kobau
    Arthritis, Epilepsy and Well Being Branch, Division of Population Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 25:546-51. 2012
    ..Life satisfaction and other well-being domains can supplement health indicators to guide treatment and program services for people with epilepsy to maximize their well-being...
  5. 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life and behaviors risky to health among adults aged 18-24 years in secondary or higher education--United States, 2003-2005
    Hatice S Zahran
    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, Georgia 30345, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:389-97. 2007
    ..To identify the demographic characteristics and behaviors risky to health contributing to health-related quality of life (HRQOL), defined as the perceived physical or mental health over time...
  7. pmc Change in health insurance coverage in Massachusetts and other New England States by perceived health status: potential impact of health reform
    Satvinder S Dhingra
    Northrop Grumman, and the Division of Behavior Surveillance, Public Health Surveillance and Informatics Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e107-14. 2013
    ..We examined the impact of Massachusetts health reform and its public health component (enacted in 2006) on change in health insurance coverage by perceived health...
  8. doi request reprint Activity limitation, chronic disease, and comorbid serious psychological distress in U.S. adults--BRFSS 2007
    Lela R McKnight-Eily
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway N E, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Int J Public Health 54:111-9. 2009
    ..S. adults. The associations between frequent activity limitation, chronic diseases, and comorbid serious psychological distress (SPD) were also examined...
  9. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in cancer survivors between ages 20 and 64 years: population-based estimates from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
    Lisa C Richardson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Cancer 112:1380-9. 2008
    ..The authors examined the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of cancer survivors between ages 20 and 64 years by using a population-based survey of individuals who had activity limitations caused by cancer...
  10. doi request reprint State-based differences in the prevalence and characteristics of untreated persons with serious psychological distress
    Tara W Strine
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway N E, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Int J Public Health 54:9-15. 2009
    ..To examine the state-based prevalence of serious psychological distress (SPD) and its treatment using the Kessler-6 scale...
  11. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy surveillance among adults--19 States, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2005
    Rosemarie Kobau
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, 4770 Buford Hwy, N E, MS K 51, Atlanta, GA 30347, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 57:1-20. 2008
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of active epilepsy and health-related quality of life among adults with self-reported epilepsy in California: California Health Interview Survey, 2003
    Rosemarie Kobau
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Adult and Community Health, Epilepsy Program, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Epilepsia 48:1904-13. 2007
    ....
  13. pmc Health-related quality of life among older adults with and without functional limitations
    William W Thompson
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:496-502. 2012
    ..We examined factors that influence health-related quality of life (HRQOL) among individuals aged 50 years and older with and without functional limitations...
  14. 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of arthritis: analysis of data from the US Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 1996-99
    Fatima Mili
    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 Rheumatol 29:1981-8. 2002
    ..Because many people with arthritis do not see a doctor for it, this study uses community surveys to estimate the prevalence of arthritis among adults and to identify subgroups with high prevalence rates of arthritis...
  16. 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...
  17. doi request reprint Smoking and health-related quality of life among U.S. Adolescents
    Shanta R Dube
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Office on Smoking and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:492-500. 2013
    ..While studies have documented associations between smoking and poor health related quality of life (HRQOL) among adults, little is known about the association among adolescents...
  18. pmc Mental health promotion in public health: perspectives and strategies from positive psychology
    Rosemarie Kobau
    Division of Adult and Community Health Arthritis, Epilepsy, and Quality of Life Branch, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:e1-9. 2011
    ..Ultimately, greater synergy between positive psychology and public health might help promote mental health in innovative ways...
  19. pmc PHQ-8 Days: a measurement option for DSM-5 Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) severity
    Satvinder S Dhingra
    Northrop Grumman Information Systems, CDC Programs, University Office Park Harvard Building, 3375 Northwest Expressway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Popul Health Metr 9:11. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  20. pmc State-specific synthetic estimates of health status groups among inactive older adults with self-reported diabetes, 2000-2009
    Karen A Kirtland
    Northrop Grumman, 3375 Northeast Expressway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E89. 2012
    ..To enable state planners to select physical activity programs for these adults, we calculated synthetic state-specific estimates of inactive older adults with diabetes, categorized by defined health status groups...
  21. 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...
  22. pmc Physical activity and health related quality of life among people with arthritis
    Jill E Abell
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:380-5. 2005
    ..To assess the association between physical activity and health related quality of life (HRQOL) among persons with arthritis or chronic joint symptoms (CJS)...
  23. 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint Measuring health-related quality of life in patients with irritable bowel syndrome: can less be more?
    Jeffrey M Lackner
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:312-20. 2006
    ..S. community-living adults...
  25. 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...
  26. ncbi request reprint Regional differences in breast cancer survival despite common guidelines
    Sonja Eaker
    Department of Surgery, Regional Oncologic Centre, University Hospital of Uppsala, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2914-8. 2005
    ..We therefore examined breast cancer survival in relation to differences in diagnostic activity, tumor characteristics, and treatment in seven Swedish counties within a single health care region...