Xinzhi Zhang

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Vision health disparities in the United States by race/ethnicity, education, and economic status: findings from two nationally representative surveys
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S53-62.e1. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Unmet eye care needs among U.S. 5th-grade students
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:55-8. 2012
  3. pmc Economic impact of Lyme disease
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:653-60. 2006
  4. pmc Smoking and visual impairment among older adults with age-related eye diseases
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A84. 2011
  5. pmc Prevalence of diabetic retinopathy in the United States, 2005-2008
    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, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    JAMA 304:649-56. 2010
  6. pmc Obesity prevention and diabetes screening at local health departments
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1434-41. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Trends in the prevalence and comorbidities of diabetes mellitus in nursing home residents in the United States: 1995-2004
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Divisions of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:724-30. 2010
  8. 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
  9. doi request reprint Measuring access to eye care: a public health perspective
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:418-25. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Health insurance coverage and use of eye care services
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailbox K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1121-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Vision health disparities in the United States by race/ethnicity, education, and economic status: findings from two nationally representative surveys
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S53-62.e1. 2012
    ..To assess vision health disparities in the United States by race/ethnicity, education, and economic status...
  2. doi request reprint Unmet eye care needs among U.S. 5th-grade students
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:55-8. 2012
    ..There is substantial evidence of a disparity in access to eye care services among adults in the U.S.; however, little is known about health disparities for children's eye care...
  3. pmc Economic impact of Lyme disease
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:653-60. 2006
    ..These findings will help assess the economics of current and future prevention and control efforts...
  4. pmc Smoking and visual impairment among older adults with age-related eye diseases
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A84. 2011
    ..The relationship between smoking and visual impairment is not clearly understood. We assessed the association between smoking and visual impairment among older adults with age-related eye diseases...
  5. pmc Prevalence of diabetic retinopathy in the United States, 2005-2008
    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, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    JAMA 304:649-56. 2010
    ..The prevalence of diabetes in the United States has increased. People with diabetes are at risk for diabetic retinopathy. No recent national population-based estimate of the prevalence and severity of diabetic retinopathy exists...
  6. pmc Obesity prevention and diabetes screening at local health departments
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1434-41. 2010
    ..We assessed whether local health departments (LHDs) were conducting obesity prevention programs and diabetes screening programs, and we examined associations between LHD characteristics and whether they conducted these programs...
  7. doi request reprint Trends in the prevalence and comorbidities of diabetes mellitus in nursing home residents in the United States: 1995-2004
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Divisions of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:724-30. 2010
    ..To estimate trends in the prevalence and comorbidities of diabetes mellitus (DM) in U.S. nursing homes from 1995 to 2004...
  8. 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...
  9. doi request reprint Measuring access to eye care: a public health perspective
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:418-25. 2008
    ..To examine the different dimensions of access to eye care from a public health perspective...
  10. doi request reprint Health insurance coverage and use of eye care services
    Xinzhi Zhang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailbox K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341 3727, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1121-6. 2008
    ..To compare realized access or use of eye care services in adults with self-reported vision problems in Canada and the United States...
  11. doi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and visual impairment: national health and nutrition examination survey, 1999-2004
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1421-7. 2008
    ..To examine the prevalence and correlates of visual impairment (VI) among US adults with and without diabetes mellitus...
  12. ncbi request reprint FluSurge--a tool to estimate demand for hospital services during the next pandemic influenza
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Office of Surveillance, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Med Decis Making 26:617-23. 2006
    ..To assess the impact of pandemic influenza on hospital services...
  13. ncbi request reprint Eye care in the United States: do we deliver to high-risk people who can benefit most from it?
    Xinzhi Zhang
    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
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:411-8. 2007
    ..To estimate the levels of self-reported access of eye care services in the nation...
  14. doi request reprint Disparities in eye care utilization among the United States adults with visual impairment: findings from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system 2006-2009
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S45-52.e1. 2012
    ..To estimate the prevalence of annual eye care among visually impaired United States residents aged 40 years or older, by state, race/ethnicity, education, and annual income...
  15. doi request reprint Three decade change in the prevalence of hearing impairment and its association with diabetes in the United States
    Yiling J Cheng
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 49:360-4. 2009
    ..To examine the secular change of the prevalence of hearing impairment over three decades in U.S. adults with and without diabetes...
  16. 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...
  17. doi request reprint Visual impairment and health-related quality of life among elderly adults with age-related eye diseases
    Yan Li
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mailstop E 65, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Qual Life Res 20:845-52. 2011
    ..To examine the association between age-related eye disease (ARED), visual impairment, and health-related quality of life (HRQOL)...
  18. doi request reprint Impact of geographic density of eye care professionals on eye care among adults with diabetes
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 19:340-9. 2012
    ..To examine the impact of the geographic density of eye care professionals (ECPs) on the receipt of annual dilated eye examinations among adults in the United States with diabetes...
  19. doi request reprint Projection of diabetic retinopathy and other major eye diseases among people with diabetes mellitus: United States, 2005-2050
    Jinan B Saaddine
    Division of Diabetes Translation Vision Health Initiative, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1740-7. 2008
    ..To estimate the number of people with diabetic retinopathy (DR), vision-threatening DR (VTDR), glaucoma, and cataracts among Americans 40 years or older with diagnosed diabetes mellitus for the years 2005-2050...
  20. ncbi request reprint Access to health care and undiagnosed diabetes along the United States-Mexico border
    Xuanping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 28:182-9. 2010
    ..To examine the relationship between access to health care and undiagnosed diabetes among the high-risk, vulnerable population in the border region between the United States of America and Mexico...
  21. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption, drinking pattern, and self-reported visual impairment
    Amy Z Fan
    Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology and Laboratory Services OSELS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 19:8-15. 2012
    ..To examine whether alcohol drinking status and drinking pattern are associated with self-reported visual impairment...
  22. pmc The cost-effectiveness of three screening alternatives for people with diabetes with no or early diabetic retinopathy
    David B Rein
    RTI International, 2951 Flowers Road, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:1534-61. 2011
    ..To determine whether biennial eye evaluation or telemedicine screening are cost-effective alternatives to current recommendations for the estimated 10 million people aged 30-84 with diabetes but no or minimal diabetic retinopathy...
  23. doi request reprint The variability of vision loss assessment in federally sponsored surveys: seeking conceptual clarity and comparability
    John E Crews
    Vision Health Initiative, Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S31-44.e1. 2012
    ..To review U.S. national population-based surveys to evaluate comparability and conceptual clarity of vision measures...
  24. doi request reprint Use of electronic health records and administrative data for public health surveillance of eye health and vision-related conditions in the United States
    Amanda F Elliott
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:S63-70. 2012
    ..To discuss the current trend toward greater use of electronic health records and how these records could enhance public health surveillance of eye health and vision-related conditions...
  25. doi request reprint The methodology of visual field testing with frequency doubling technology in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2005-2006
    Ana L Terry
    Division of Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 17:411-21. 2010
    ..To describe the frequency doubling technology (FDT) methodology to measure visual field loss in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey and to evaluate data reliability...
  26. ncbi request reprint Asian American/Pacific Islander paradox in diabetic retinopathy: findings from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2006-2008
    Yan Li
    Division of Adults and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:111-7. 2010
    ..To compare the self-reported prevalence of diabetic retinopathy (DR) between Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) and Whites in the United States...
  27. doi request reprint Age-related eye diseases and visual impairment among U.S. adults
    Chiu Fang Chou
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:29-35. 2013
    ..Visual impairment is a common health-related disability in the U.S. The association between clinical measurements of age-related eye diseases and visual impairment in data from a national survey has not been reported...
  28. doi request reprint Economics of an adolescent meningococcal conjugate vaccination catch-up campaign in the United States
    Ismael R Ortega-Sanchez
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1-13. 2008
    ..The objective of our study was to analyze the cost-effectiveness of a catch-up vaccination campaign with quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine for children and adolescents aged 11-17 years...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness and potential impact of rotavirus vaccination in the United States
    Marc Alain Widdowson
    Respiratory and Enteric Virus Branch, Mailstop A34, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 119:684-97. 2007
    ..We assessed the health and economic impacts of a national rotavirus immunization program in the United States...
  30. doi request reprint Projected cost-effectiveness of new vaccines for adolescents in the United States
    Ismael R Ortega-Sanchez
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mail Stop A 47, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 121:S63-78. 2008
    ..However, important considerations that limit the utility of these assessments, such as the diversity of approaches used, are often overlooked and should be better understood...
  31. doi request reprint Global healthcare expenditure on diabetes for 2010 and 2030
    Ping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 87:293-301. 2010
    ..To estimate the global health expenditure on diabetes among people aged 20-79 years for the years 2010 and 2030...
  32. doi request reprint Variation in delivery of the 10 essential public health services by local health departments for obesity control in 2005 and 2008
    Huabin Luo
    Department of Health Care Management, Tillman School of Business, Mount Olive College, 634 Henderson St, Mount Olive, NC 28365, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:53-61. 2013
    ..To describe and compare the capacity of local health departments (LHDs) to perform 10 essential public health services (EPHS) for obesity control in 2005 and 2008, and explore factors associated with provision of these services...