Liang Wang

Summary

Affiliation: East Tennessee State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of maternal depression during the first three years of child rearing
    Liang Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:711-8. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Association of HS6ST3 gene polymorphisms with obesity and triglycerides: gene x gender interaction
    Ke Sheng Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, P O Box 70259, Lamb Hall, Johnson City, TN 37614 1700, USA
    J Genet 92:395-402. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Microalbuminuria, macroalbuminuria and uncontrolled blood pressure among diagnosed hypertensive patients: the aspect of racial disparity in the NHANES study
    Xuefeng Liu
    1 Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN, USA 2 Institute for Quantitative Biology, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN, USA
    Hypertens Res 36:1100-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Polymorphisms within ASTN2 gene are associated with age at onset of Alzheimer's disease
    Ke Sheng Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson, TN, USA
    J Neural Transm 122:701-8. 2015
  5. pmc Self-reported versus actual weight and height data contribute to different weight misperception classifications
    William T Dalton
    From the Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences, the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology and the Department of Community and Behavioral Health, College of Public Health, and the Department of Pediatrics, Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City
    South Med J 107:348-55. 2014
  6. pmc Genome-wide association studies of maximum number of drinks
    Yue Pan
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN, USA Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 47:1717-24. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Home food environment, dietary intake, and weight among overweight and obese children in Southern Appalachia
    Liang Wang
    From the Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Psychology, Pediatrics, and Family Medicine, James H Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City
    South Med J 106:550-7. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Maternal depressive symptoms and the risk of overweight in their children
    Liang Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, PO Box 70259, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:940-8. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Associations of alcohol consumption and mental health with the prevalence of arthritis among US adults: data from the 2012 National Health Interview Survey
    Ke Sheng Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, PO Box 70259, Lamb Hall, Johnson City, TN, 37614 1700, USA
    Rheumatol Int 34:1241-9. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Independent and joint effects of prenatal maternal smoking and maternal exposure to second-hand smoke on the development of adolescent obesity: a longitudinal study
    Liang Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee, United States
    J Paediatr Child Health 50:908-15. 2014

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of maternal depression during the first three years of child rearing
    Liang Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:711-8. 2011
    ..This longitudinal study examined maternal depression status from birth of a child to 36 months of age using data from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Study of Early Child Care and Youth Development...
  2. ncbi request reprint Association of HS6ST3 gene polymorphisms with obesity and triglycerides: gene x gender interaction
    Ke Sheng Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, P O Box 70259, Lamb Hall, Johnson City, TN 37614 1700, USA
    J Genet 92:395-402. 2013
    ..000625) for triglycerides in the Marshfield sample. These findings contribute new insights into the pathogenesis of obesity and triglycerides and demonstrate the importance of gender differences in the aetiology. ..
  3. doi request reprint Microalbuminuria, macroalbuminuria and uncontrolled blood pressure among diagnosed hypertensive patients: the aspect of racial disparity in the NHANES study
    Xuefeng Liu
    1 Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN, USA 2 Institute for Quantitative Biology, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN, USA
    Hypertens Res 36:1100-6. 2013
    ..Health providers need to improve care for mildly elevated albumin excretion rates in non-Hispanic white hypertensive patients while maintaining the quality of care in non-Hispanic blacks and Mexicans...
  4. doi request reprint Polymorphisms within ASTN2 gene are associated with age at onset of Alzheimer's disease
    Ke Sheng Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson, TN, USA
    J Neural Transm 122:701-8. 2015
    ..Future functional studies of this gene may help to characterize the genetic architecture of the AAO of AD. Genetic factors in AAO may be a critical factor for early AD intervention and prevention efforts. ..
  5. pmc Self-reported versus actual weight and height data contribute to different weight misperception classifications
    William T Dalton
    From the Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences, the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology and the Department of Community and Behavioral Health, College of Public Health, and the Department of Pediatrics, Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City
    South Med J 107:348-55. 2014
    ..Furthermore, the accuracy of assigning weight status based on body mass index percentiles calculated from self-reported weights and heights was assessed by comparing them with actual weight status...
  6. pmc Genome-wide association studies of maximum number of drinks
    Yue Pan
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN, USA Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 47:1717-24. 2013
    ..In conclusions, we identified several genes/regions associated with MaxDrinks. These findings can improve the understanding about the pathogenesis of alcohol consumption phenotypes and alcohol-related disorders...
  7. doi request reprint Home food environment, dietary intake, and weight among overweight and obese children in Southern Appalachia
    Liang Wang
    From the Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Psychology, Pediatrics, and Family Medicine, James H Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City
    South Med J 106:550-7. 2013
    ..This study examined the relation of multiple aspects of the home food environment to dietary intake and body weight among overweight and obese children in southern Appalachia...
  8. doi request reprint Maternal depressive symptoms and the risk of overweight in their children
    Liang Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, PO Box 70259, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:940-8. 2013
    ..05-4.31). Persistent maternal depressive symptoms may be associated with an increased risk of childhood overweight in their offspring. Children of mothers with depression may benefit from special attention in terms of obesity prevention...
  9. doi request reprint Associations of alcohol consumption and mental health with the prevalence of arthritis among US adults: data from the 2012 National Health Interview Survey
    Ke Sheng Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, PO Box 70259, Lamb Hall, Johnson City, TN, 37614 1700, USA
    Rheumatol Int 34:1241-9. 2014
    ..Using a large nationally representative sample in the USA, alcohol consumption, smoking, SPD, anxiety, and depression were associated with arthritis, and the associations varied across different age groups...
  10. doi request reprint Independent and joint effects of prenatal maternal smoking and maternal exposure to second-hand smoke on the development of adolescent obesity: a longitudinal study
    Liang Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee, United States
    J Paediatr Child Health 50:908-15. 2014
    ..To examine associations of prenatal maternal smoking and second-hand smoke (SHS) exposure with the development of adolescent obesity...
  11. pmc Prevalence of and risk factors for adolescent obesity in Southern Appalachia, 2012
    Liang Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, East Tennessee State University, PO Box 70259, Johnson City, TN 37614 E mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:E222. 2014
    ..131, 0.160, and 0.043, respectively, P < .05). Parental education could be used to identify adolescents with a higher likelihood of obesity. ..
  12. doi request reprint NRG3 gene is associated with the risk and age at onset of Alzheimer disease
    Ke Sheng Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, PO Box 70259, Lamb Hall, Johnson City, TN, 37614 1700, USA
    J Neural Transm (Vienna) 121:183-92. 2014
    ..05). This is the first study demonstrating that genetic variants in the NRG3 gene play a role in AD. Our results also revealed that SNPs in the NRG3 genes were more strongly associated with AAO of AD. ..
  13. doi request reprint Cesarean section and the risk of overweight in grade 6 children
    Liang Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, P O Box 70259, Johnson City, TN, 37614, USA
    Eur J Pediatr 172:1341-7. 2013
    ..78, 95 % CI = 1.01-3.12) and obese (OR = 2.58, 95 % CI = 1.36-4.88), while females had an increased risk only for being overweight (OR = 1.99, 95 % CI = 1.17-3.39)...
  14. doi request reprint Genetic variants in the fat mass- and obesity-associated (FTO) gene are associated with alcohol dependence
    Liang Wang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, Lamb Hall, Johnson City, TN, PO Box 70259, 37614 1700, USA
    J Mol Neurosci 51:416-24. 2013
    ..In addition, we found association of rs17817449 (which has a strong linkage disequilibrium with rs9939609) with AD in the SAGE sample (p = 0.00339). The findings provide evidence of joint intervention and prevention of AD and obesity...