Kenneth E Powell

Summary

Affiliation: Division of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Land use, the built environment, and physical activity: a public health mixture; a public health solution
    Kenneth E Powell
    Georgia Department of Human Resources, Division of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:216-7. 2005
  2. pmc Places to walk: convenience and regular physical activity
    Kenneth E Powell
    Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Human Resources, 2 Peachtree Street, Room 14 392, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1519-21. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Cost effectiveness of community-based physical activity interventions
    Larissa Roux
    Physical Activity and Health Branch, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:578-88. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Validity and reliability of self-reported arthritis: Georgia senior centers, 2000-2001
    Jennifer M Bombard
    Arthritis Foundation, Georgia Chapter, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:251-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Asthma management practices among children in Georgia
    Angela D Blackwell
    Health Outcomes Unit, Chronic Disease, Injury, and Environmental Epidemiology Section, Epidemiology Branch, Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Human Resources, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 12:395-401. 2006
  6. pmc Characteristics of black and white suicide decedents in Fulton County, Georgia, 1988-2002
    Karon Abe
    Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Human Resources, Atlanta, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1794-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-reported injury and physical activity levels: United States 2000 to 2002
    Susan A Carlson
    National Centers for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30345, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:712-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Sensitivities of three county health department surveillance systems for child-related dog bites: 261 cases (2000)
    Regina L Tan
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, CDC, 1600 Clifton Rd SE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 225:1680-3. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimating the proportion of children who can walk to school
    Matthew D Falb
    Chronic Disease, Injury, and Environmental Epidemiology Section, Epidemiology Branch, Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Human Resources, 2 Peachtree Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:269-75. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Administrative data as a tool for arthritis surveillance: estimating prevalence and utilization of services
    Kenneth E Powell
    Chronic Disease, Injury, and Environmental Epidemiology Section, Epidemiology Branch, Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Human Resources, 2 Peachtree Street, Room 14 392, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 9:291-8. 2003

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Land use, the built environment, and physical activity: a public health mixture; a public health solution
    Kenneth E Powell
    Georgia Department of Human Resources, Division of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:216-7. 2005
  2. pmc Places to walk: convenience and regular physical activity
    Kenneth E Powell
    Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Human Resources, 2 Peachtree Street, Room 14 392, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1519-21. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Cost effectiveness of community-based physical activity interventions
    Larissa Roux
    Physical Activity and Health Branch, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:578-88. 2008
    ..Such risks decrease with increases in physical activity. This study assessed the cost-effectiveness of population-wide strategies to promote physical activity in adults and followed disease incidence over a lifetime...
  4. ncbi request reprint Validity and reliability of self-reported arthritis: Georgia senior centers, 2000-2001
    Jennifer M Bombard
    Arthritis Foundation, Georgia Chapter, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:251-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the validity and reliability of the 1996-2001 BRFSS arthritis case definition in a senior center population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Asthma management practices among children in Georgia
    Angela D Blackwell
    Health Outcomes Unit, Chronic Disease, Injury, and Environmental Epidemiology Section, Epidemiology Branch, Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Human Resources, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 12:395-401. 2006
    ..We assessed selected asthma self-management practices among a representative sample of children in Georgia to guide statewide asthma control programs...
  6. pmc Characteristics of black and white suicide decedents in Fulton County, Georgia, 1988-2002
    Karon Abe
    Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Human Resources, Atlanta, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1794-8. 2006
    ..We compared the prevalence of risk factors for Black and White suicide decedents in Fulton County, Georgia, from 1988-2002...
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-reported injury and physical activity levels: United States 2000 to 2002
    Susan A Carlson
    National Centers for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30345, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:712-9. 2006
    ..The aim of the study is to compare national estimates of the incidence of self-reported all-cause and activity-specific injuries in adults with differing leisure-time physical activity levels...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sensitivities of three county health department surveillance systems for child-related dog bites: 261 cases (2000)
    Regina L Tan
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, CDC, 1600 Clifton Rd SE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 225:1680-3. 2004
    ..To determine incidence of child-related dog bites and sensitivities of 3 county health department dog-bite surveillance systems...
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimating the proportion of children who can walk to school
    Matthew D Falb
    Chronic Disease, Injury, and Environmental Epidemiology Section, Epidemiology Branch, Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Human Resources, 2 Peachtree Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:269-75. 2007
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  10. ncbi request reprint Administrative data as a tool for arthritis surveillance: estimating prevalence and utilization of services
    Kenneth E Powell
    Chronic Disease, Injury, and Environmental Epidemiology Section, Epidemiology Branch, Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Human Resources, 2 Peachtree Street, Room 14 392, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 9:291-8. 2003
    ..The demographics of the population covered by administrative data also influence the prevalence estimate. Administrative data may usefully supplement routine public health surveillance systems but must be used with caution...
  11. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of interventions to increase physical activity. A systematic review
    Emily B Kahn
    Division of Prevention Research and Analytic Methods, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:73-107. 2002
    ..These recommendations should serve the needs of researchers, planners, and other public health decision makers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Why population attributable fractions can sum to more than one
    Alexander K Rowe
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:243-9. 2004
    ..For diseases with multiple risk factors, PAFs of individual risk factors can sum to more than 1, a result suggesting the impossible situation in which more than 100% of cases are preventable...
  13. ncbi request reprint Involvement in physical activity and risk for nearly lethal suicide attempts
    Thomas R Simon
    Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:310-5. 2004
    ..This study compared reports of recent physical activity among those surviving a nearly lethal suicide attempt to reports from community controls...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pediatrician counseling about preventive health topics: results from the Physicians' Practices Survey, 1998-1999
    Deborah A Galuska
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E83-3. 2002
    ..Using data from a national survey, we describe the counseling patterns of pediatricians in regard to 9 recommended preventive health topics...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and impact of asthma in children, Georgia, 2000
    Anne K Mellinger-Birdsong
    Georgia Department of Human Resources, Division of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:242-8. 2003
    ..Asthma is a common chronic condition with significant impact on those who have it. Information about children with asthma was sought to guide state program planning...
  16. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of hospitalizations for Kawasaki syndrome in Georgia
    Robert V Gibbons
    Division for Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop A 39, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:492-6. 2002
    ..To evaluate and describe the epidemiologic characteristics of Kawasaki syndrome (KS) hospitalizations in Georgia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and public health: updated recommendation for adults from the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Heart Association
    William L Haskell
    Stanford University, USA
    Circulation 116:1081-93. 2007
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  18. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and public health: updated recommendation for adults from the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Heart Association
    William L Haskell
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1423-34. 2007
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