Michael R Kramer

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Noncontracepting behavior in women at risk for unintended pregnancy: what's religion got to do with it?
    Michael R Kramer
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:327-34. 2007
  2. pmc Place matters: variation in the black/white very preterm birth rate across U.S. metropolitan areas, 2002-2004
    Michael R Kramer
    Women and Children s Center, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Room 257 C, 1518 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:576-85. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Is segregation bad for your health?
    Michael R Kramer
    Women s and Children s Center, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 31:178-94. 2009
  4. doi request reprint What causes racial disparities in very preterm birth? A biosocial perspective
    Michael R Kramer
    Women s and Children s Center, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 31:84-98. 2009
  5. pmc Do measures matter? Comparing surface-density-derived and census-tract-derived measures of racial residential segregation
    Michael R Kramer
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 9:29. 2010
  6. pmc Metropolitan isolation segregation and Black-White disparities in very preterm birth: a test of mediating pathways and variance explained
    Michael R Kramer
    Emory University, Epidemiology, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:2108-16. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Racial disparities in preterm birth: an overview of the potential role of nutrient deficiencies
    Anne L Dunlop
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:1332-41. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Racial disparities in contraceptive use between student and nonstudent populations
    Laura M Gaydos
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:589-95. 2010
  9. pmc Housing transitions and low birth weight among low-income women: longitudinal study of the perinatal consequences of changing public housing policy
    Michael R Kramer
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2255-61. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Preconceptional stress and racial disparities in preterm birth: an overview
    Michael R Kramer
    Women s and Children s Center, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:1307-16. 2011

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Noncontracepting behavior in women at risk for unintended pregnancy: what's religion got to do with it?
    Michael R Kramer
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:327-34. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc Place matters: variation in the black/white very preterm birth rate across U.S. metropolitan areas, 2002-2004
    Michael R Kramer
    Women and Children s Center, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Room 257 C, 1518 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:576-85. 2008
    ..We reported on the distribution of very preterm (VPT) birth rates by race across metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs)...
  3. doi request reprint Is segregation bad for your health?
    Michael R Kramer
    Women s and Children s Center, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 31:178-94. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint What causes racial disparities in very preterm birth? A biosocial perspective
    Michael R Kramer
    Women s and Children s Center, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 31:84-98. 2009
    ..Improved etiologic understanding and the potential for effective intervention may come with better integration of these research approaches...
  5. pmc Do measures matter? Comparing surface-density-derived and census-tract-derived measures of racial residential segregation
    Michael R Kramer
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 9:29. 2010
    ..Separate analyses focus on metropolitan segregation and on neighborhood segregation...
  6. pmc Metropolitan isolation segregation and Black-White disparities in very preterm birth: a test of mediating pathways and variance explained
    Michael R Kramer
    Emory University, Epidemiology, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:2108-16. 2010
    ..Our findings highlight the importance of isolation segregation for the high-burden outcome of very preterm birth, but unexplained excess risk for prematurity among Black women is substantial...
  7. doi request reprint Racial disparities in preterm birth: an overview of the potential role of nutrient deficiencies
    Anne L Dunlop
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:1332-41. 2011
    ..To give an overview of the literature for evidence of nutrient deficiencies as contributors to the disparity in preterm birth (PTB) between African-American and Caucasian women...
  8. doi request reprint Racial disparities in contraceptive use between student and nonstudent populations
    Laura M Gaydos
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:589-95. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Housing transitions and low birth weight among low-income women: longitudinal study of the perinatal consequences of changing public housing policy
    Michael R Kramer
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2255-61. 2012
    ..We assessed the longitudinal association between housing transitions and pregnancy outcomes in a sample of public housing residents...
  10. doi request reprint Preconceptional stress and racial disparities in preterm birth: an overview
    Michael R Kramer
    Women s and Children s Center, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:1307-16. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint An overview of racial disparities in preterm birth rates: caused by infection or inflammatory response?
    Ramkumar Menon
    Department of Epidemiology, Women and Children s Center, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:1325-31. 2011
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Multivariate Bayesian spatial model of preterm birth and cardiovascular disease among Georgia women: Evidence for life course social determinants of health
    Michael R Kramer
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 6:25-35. 2013
    ..Each outcome independently has noted spatial and socioeconomic gradients; we test for spatial structure in the population correlation of the two...
  13. pmc Incidence of childhood obesity in the United States
    Solveig A Cunningham
    From the Hubert Department of Global Health S A C, K M V N and the Department of Epidemiology M R K, Emory University, Atlanta
    N Engl J Med 370:403-11. 2014
    ..Although the increased prevalence of childhood obesity in the United States has been documented, little is known about its incidence. We report here on the national incidence of obesity among elementary-school children...
  14. doi request reprint Metropolitan area racial residential segregation, neighborhood racial composition, and breast cancer mortality
    Emily F Russell
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1519-27. 2012
    ..This study explores the contribution of metropolitan area RRS, census tract racial composition and breast cancer and all-cause mortality among black and white breast cancer patients...
  15. doi request reprint Racial disparities in preterm birth rates and short inter-pregnancy interval: an overview
    Carol J Hogue
    Women s and Children s Center, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:1317-24. 2011
    ..We seek to expand on a biopsychosocial framework underlying the etiology of excess preterm birth experienced by African-American women by exploring short inter-pregnancy intervals as a partial explanatory factor...
  16. doi request reprint Maternal smoking during pregnancy and failure of the georgia first grade criterion-referenced competency test
    Jia Feng
    School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:275-82. 2013
    ..We examined the association between MSDP and failure of the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) among Georgia first grade students...
  17. doi request reprint Inter-state variation in human papilloma virus vaccine coverage among adolescent girls in the 50 US states, 2007
    Michael R Kramer
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:S102-10. 2012
    ..Strategies aimed at increasing clinicians' counseling for HPV vaccination could substantially reduce disparities in HPV vaccine coverage...
  18. pmc Residential racial composition, spatial access to care, and breast cancer mortality among women in Georgia
    Emily Russell
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Urban Health 88:1117-29. 2011
    ..However, there is a lack of evidence that spatial access to oncology care mediates these processes...
  19. pmc Condoms for dual protection: patterns of use with highly effective contraceptive methods
    Karen Pazol
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:208-17. 2010
    ..Because oral contracep tives (OCs) have been the predominant form of highly effective contraceptio in the U.S., it is unknown whether condom use is similarly low with increasingly promoted user-independent methods...
  20. ncbi request reprint Provision of private, piped water and sewerage connections and directly observed handwashing of mothers in a peri-urban community of Lima, Peru
    William E Oswald
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 19:388-97. 2014
    ..To estimate the association between improved water and sanitation access and handwashing of mothers living in a peri-urban community of Lima, Peru...
  21. ncbi request reprint Measuring women's cumulative neighborhood deprivation exposure using longitudinally linked vital records: a method for life course MCH research
    Michael R Kramer
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Room 3043, Atlanta, GA, 30322, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:478-87. 2014
    ..We discuss approaches for investigating the impact of truncation of the life course, selection bias from migration, and misclassification of cumulative exposure. ..
  22. pmc Riskier than we thought: revised estimates of noncontracepting women risking unintended pregnancy
    Laura Gaydos
    Rollins School of Public Health, Women s and Children s Center, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd NE, Rm 256, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:155-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to obtain realistic estimates, of risk-taking behavior to identify groups at special need for improved services...