K M Venkat Narayan

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc CARRS Surveillance study: design and methods to assess burdens from multiple perspectives
    Manisha Nair
    Public Health Foundation of India PHFI, New Delhi and CoE CARRS, PHFI, New Delhi, India
    BMC Public Health 12:701. 2012
  2. pmc Baseline comparison of three health utility measures and the feeling thermometer among participants in the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes trial
    Dennis W Raisch
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:35. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Analysis & commentary: Global prevention and control of type 2 diabetes will require paradigm shifts in policies within and among countries
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:84-92. 2012
  4. pmc Analysis of the Indian Council of Medical Research-India Diabetes (ICMR-INDIAB) study
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 5:915-7. 2011
  5. pmc Prevention of type 2 diabetes: risk status, clinic, and community
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Hubert Department of Global Health, The Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:154-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Report of a National Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute Workshop: heterogeneity in cardiometabolic risk in Asian Americans In the U.S. Opportunities for research
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:966-73. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Glucose-independent, black-white differences in hemoglobin A1c levels: a cross-sectional analysis of 2 studies
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Ann Intern Med 152:770-7. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Thirty-year trends in cardiovascular risk factor levels among US adults with diabetes: National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 1971-2000
    Giuseppina Imperatore
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:531-9. 2004
  9. pmc Random plasma glucose in serendipitous screening for glucose intolerance: screening for impaired glucose tolerance study 2
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:528-35. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Improvements in diabetes processes of care and intermediate outcomes: United States, 1988-2002
    Jinan B Saaddine
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:465-74. 2006

Detail Information

Publications78

  1. pmc CARRS Surveillance study: design and methods to assess burdens from multiple perspectives
    Manisha Nair
    Public Health Foundation of India PHFI, New Delhi and CoE CARRS, PHFI, New Delhi, India
    BMC Public Health 12:701. 2012
    ..Aims: To develop a model surveillance system for CMDs and risk factors that could be adopted for continued assessment of burdens from multiple perspectives in South-Asian countries...
  2. pmc Baseline comparison of three health utility measures and the feeling thermometer among participants in the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes trial
    Dennis W Raisch
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:35. 2012
    ..We assessed relationships between HU and FT values and patient demographics and clinical variables...
  3. doi request reprint Analysis & commentary: Global prevention and control of type 2 diabetes will require paradigm shifts in policies within and among countries
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:84-92. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Analysis of the Indian Council of Medical Research-India Diabetes (ICMR-INDIAB) study
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 5:915-7. 2011
    ..The ICMR-INDIAB survey lays the foundation for effective NCD prevention and control and for applied public health research...
  5. pmc Prevention of type 2 diabetes: risk status, clinic, and community
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Hubert Department of Global Health, The Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:154-7. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Report of a National Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute Workshop: heterogeneity in cardiometabolic risk in Asian Americans In the U.S. Opportunities for research
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:966-73. 2010
    ..S. offers a unique model to study the interaction and relationships between visceral adiposity and adipose tissue distribution and beta cell function, insulin resistance, and atherosclerosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Glucose-independent, black-white differences in hemoglobin A1c levels: a cross-sectional analysis of 2 studies
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Ann Intern Med 152:770-7. 2010
    ..A previous study of participants with prediabetes found that hemoglobin A(1c) (HbA(1c)) levels differed between black and white participants with no differences in glucose concentration...
  8. ncbi request reprint Thirty-year trends in cardiovascular risk factor levels among US adults with diabetes: National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 1971-2000
    Giuseppina Imperatore
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:531-9. 2004
    ..Although these trends are encouraging, still one of two people with diabetes has high cholesterol, one of three has high blood pressure, and one of six is a smoker...
  9. pmc Random plasma glucose in serendipitous screening for glucose intolerance: screening for impaired glucose tolerance study 2
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:528-35. 2008
    ..With positive results from diabetes prevention studies, there is interest in convenient ways to incorporate screening for glucose intolerance into routine care and to limit the need for fasting diagnostic tests...
  10. ncbi request reprint Improvements in diabetes processes of care and intermediate outcomes: United States, 1988-2002
    Jinan B Saaddine
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:465-74. 2006
    ..Progress of diabetes care is a subject of public health concern...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of impaired fasting glucose and its relationship with cardiovascular disease risk factors in US adolescents, 1999-2000
    Desmond E Williams
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1122-6. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the prevalence of IFG and its relationship with overweight and CVD risk factors in a nationally representative sample of US adolescents who were aged 12 to 19 years...
  12. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in cardiovascular disease risk factors according to body mass index in US adults
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    JAMA 293:1868-74. 2005
    ....
  13. pmc The "metabolic syndrome" is less useful than random plasma glucose to screen for glucose intolerance
    Eman A El Bassuoni
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prim Care Diabetes 2:147-53. 2008
    ..To compare the utility of metabolic syndrome (MetS) to random plasma glucose (RPG) in identifying people with diabetes or prediabetes...
  14. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of overweight, obesity, and type 2 diabetes among Asian American subgroups
    Lisa R Staimez
    Emory University, Laney Graduate School, Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Curr Diabetes Rev 9:312-31. 2013
    ..Future efforts should adopt standardized methods to understand overweight, obesity and diabetes in this growing U.S. ethnic population...
  15. pmc Evidence of reduced β-cell function in Asian Indians with mild dysglycemia
    Lisa R Staimez
    Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Laney Graduate School, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:2772-8. 2013
    ..To examine β-cell function across a spectrum of glycemia among Asian Indians, a population experiencing type 2 diabetes development at young ages despite low BMI...
  16. pmc Many Americans have pre-diabetes and should be considered for metformin therapy
    Mary K Rhee
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Lipids, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:49-54. 2010
    ..To determine the proportion of the American population who would merit metformin treatment, according to recent American Diabetes Association (ADA) consensus panel recommendations to prevent or delay the development of diabetes...
  17. pmc Diabetes care in black and white veterans in the southeastern U.S
    Jennifer G Twombly
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:958-63. 2010
    ..We investigated whether there were differences in diabetes care in the Veterans Administration (VA), where health care access should be relatively uniform...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of recent increase in incidence on future diabetes burden: U.S., 2005-2050
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, MS K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2114-6. 2006
  19. pmc How should developing countries manage diabetes?
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Hubert Department of Global Health, The Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    CMAJ 175:733. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Efficient cutoff points for three screening tests for detecting undiagnosed diabetes and pre-diabetes: an economic analysis
    Ping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop K 10, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1321-5. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine efficient cutoff points for three screening tests for detecting undiagnosed diabetes alone or both undiagnosed diabetes and pre-diabetes...
  21. pmc Screening adults for pre-diabetes and diabetes may be cost-saving
    Ranee Chatterjee
    Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:1484-90. 2010
    ..Early detection would allow management to prevent or delay development of diabetes and diabetes-related complications. We investigated the economic justification for screening for pre-diabetes/diabetes...
  22. doi request reprint Rural diabetes prevalence quintuples over twenty-five years in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Christopher K Hwang
    Department of Ophthalmology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 96:271-85. 2012
    ..To verify the assertions that diabetes pandemic may be spreading across rural parts of low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), we performed a systematic review of published studies reporting diabetes prevalence in rural parts of LMICs...
  23. ncbi 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...
  24. pmc Overweight and diabetes prevalence among US immigrants
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:661-8. 2010
    ..We estimated the prevalence of overweight and diabetes among US immigrants by region of birth...
  25. doi request reprint Effect of length of residence on overweight by region of birth and age at arrival among US immigrants
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:868-75. 2010
    ..To estimate associations between the length of residence and overweight among US immigrants by region of birth and age at arrival...
  26. ncbi request reprint Trends in nutrient intake among adults with diabetes in the United States: 1988-2004
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:1173-8. 2009
    ..Weight loss through dietary modification is key to type 2 diabetes self-management, yet few nationally representative data exist on dietary trends among people with diabetes...
  27. pmc Serum total adiponectin is associated with impaired glucose tolerance in Asian Indian females but not in males
    Menghua Luo
    Nutrition and Health Science Program, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 4:645-51. 2010
    ..We investigated the association between adiponectin and IGT and between adiponectin and cardiovascular risk factors among subjects with IGT...
  28. ncbi request reprint Application of economic analysis to diabetes and diabetes care
    Ping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:972-7. 2004
    ..The need for economic studies will continue to grow because of increasing demand for limited resources from the growing number of interventions available. Future studies should be of better quality and broadened in areas of research...
  29. ncbi request reprint The relative contributions of different levels of overweight and obesity to the increased prevalence of diabetes in the United States: 1976-2004
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, N E Mailstop K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 45:348-52. 2007
    ..We examined the extent to which increases in the prevalence of overweight, obesity, and severe obesity have contributed to the increase in diabetes prevalence among U.S. adults between 1976-1980 and 1999-2004...
  30. doi request reprint Screening for type 2 diabetes and dysglycemia
    Justin B Echouffo-Tcheugui
    Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 33:63-87. 2011
    ..Addressing these gaps will inform the development of a screening policy for T2DM and dysglycemia within a holistic diabetes prevention and control framework combining secondary and high-risk primary prevention strategies...
  31. doi request reprint Type 2 diabetes in Asians: prevalence, risk factors, and effectiveness of behavioral intervention at individual and population levels
    Mary Beth Weber
    Nutrition and Health Sciences Department, Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Annu Rev Nutr 32:417-39. 2012
    ..Large epidemiologic studies of diabetes prevalence and risk factor profiles and translational trials identifying sustainable and culturally acceptable lifestyle programs for Asian subgroups are needed...
  32. doi request reprint Innovative research for equitable diabetes care in India
    Mohammed K Ali
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 86:155-67. 2009
    ..Expanding the scope of and contextualizing NCD health research in India may also have tremendous benefits for resource allocation and planning in other developing countries...
  33. ncbi request reprint Combination pharmacotherapy for cardiovascular disease prevention: threat or opportunity for public health?
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:134-8. 2005
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Obesity, metabolic syndrome, and type 2 diabetes: emerging epidemics and their cardiovascular implications
    George A Mensah
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop K 47, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Cardiol Clin 22:485-504. 2004
    ..The prevention and control of overweight, obesity, metabolic syndrome, and diabetes pose special challenges for clinical and public heath practice as well as for basic, clinical, and population science research...
  35. ncbi request reprint Peripheral insensate neuropathy--a tall problem for US adults?
    Yiling J Cheng
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:873-80. 2006
    ..This association largely accounts for the difference in peripheral insensate neuropathy prevalence between men and women. Height may help health-care providers to identify persons at high risk of peripheral insensate neuropathy...
  36. ncbi request reprint Mortality trends in men and women with diabetes, 1971 to 2000
    Edward W Gregg
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3727, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:149-55. 2007
    ..Whether mortality rates among diabetic adults or excess mortality associated with diabetes in the United States has declined in recent decades is not known...
  37. ncbi request reprint The evolving diabetes burden in the United States
    Michael M Engelgau
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:945-50. 2004
    ..Trend data suggest that the burden will continue to increase. Efforts to pre- vent or delay the complications of diabetes or, better yet, to prevent or delay the development of diabetes itself are urgently needed...
  38. pmc Type 2 diabetes in South Asians: similarities and differences with white Caucasian and other populations
    Unjali P Gujral
    Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Laney Graduate School, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1281:51-63. 2013
    ..In this review, we outline the biological and environmental factors that place South Asians at elevated risk for T2DM, compared with Caucasian and other ethnic groups...
  39. pmc Household income and cardiovascular disease risks in U.S. children and young adults: analyses from NHANES 1999-2008
    Mohammed K Ali
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:1998-2004. 2011
    ..To assess the cardiovascular risk profile of youths across socioeconomic groups in the U.S...
  40. pmc Asian Americans: diabetes prevalence across U.S. and World Health Organization weight classifications
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1644-6. 2009
    ..To compare diabetes prevalence among Asian Americans by World Health Organization and U.S. BMI classifications...
  41. ncbi request reprint Relationship of walking to mortality among US adults with diabetes
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1440-7. 2003
    ..Walking is associated with reduced diabetes incidence, but few studies have examined whether it reduces mortality among those who already have diabetes...
  42. pmc Age, BMI, and race are less important than random plasma glucose in identifying risk of glucose intolerance: the Screening for Impaired Glucose Tolerance Study (SIGT 5)
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:884-6. 2008
    ....
  43. pmc Prevalence of self-reported diabetes and exposure to organochlorine pesticides among Mexican Americans: Hispanic health and nutrition examination survey, 1982-1984
    Shanna Cox
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1747-52. 2007
    ..Higher serum levels of organochlorine pesticides in Mexican Americans have been reported. Few studies have explored the association between pesticide exposure and diabetes...
  44. ncbi request reprint Costs of screening for pre-diabetes among US adults: a comparison of different screening strategies
    Ping Zhang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2536-42. 2003
    ..We evaluated various strategies to identify individuals aged 45-74 years with pre-diabetes (either impaired glucose tolerance or impaired fasting glucose)...
  45. ncbi request reprint Addressing the burden of diabetes in the 21st century: better care and primary prevention
    Michael M Engelgau
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:S88-91. 2003
    ..New interventions that prevent diabetes among those at high risk also now hold much promise and need to be implemented...
  46. ncbi request reprint Diabetes translation research: where are we and where do we want to be?
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:958-63. 2004
    ..Translation research also needs to incorporate ways of studying complex systems of care. The challenges and opportunities offered by translation research are tremendous...
  47. ncbi request reprint Estimated number of adults with prediabetes in the US in 2000: opportunities for prevention
    Stephanie M Benjamin
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:645-9. 2003
    ..To estimate the percent and number of overweight adults in the U.S. with prediabetes who would be potential candidates for diabetes prevention as per the American Diabetes Association Position Statement (12)...
  48. 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...
  49. doi request reprint Systems and capacity to address noncommunicable diseases in low- and middle-income countries
    Mohammed K Ali
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Sci Transl Med 5:181cm4. 2013
    ..We discuss realistic strategies to understand and develop capacity needs (workforce, finances, and infrastructure) and systems (institutions and processes) to sustainably optimize NCD prevention and care in LMICs...
  50. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle intervention for the prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus: putting theory to practice
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Treat Endocrinol 2:315-20. 2003
    ..Delivery of lifestyle interventions in practice is fraught with challenges, but there are several tools and practical strategies available for the implementation of trial findings...
  51. ncbi request reprint How generally applicable is a simple diabetes detection questionnaire?
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Epidemiology and Statistics Branch, Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab 2:196-7. 2006
  52. ncbi request reprint Declining death rates from hyperglycemic crisis among adults with diabetes, U.S., 1985-2002
    Jing Wang
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway N E, Mailstop K 10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2018-22. 2006
    ..To examine trends in death rates for hyperglycemic crisis (diabetic ketoacidosis or hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state) among adults with diabetes in the U.S. from 1985 to 2002...
  53. pmc Relationship between quality of diabetes care and patient satisfaction
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 95:64-70. 2003
    ..Patient satisfaction is regarded as a component of the quality of medical care. We examined the association between quality of care and patient satisfaction...
  54. doi request reprint Health of foreign-born people in the United States: a review
    Solveig Argeseanu Cunningham
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Place 14:623-35. 2008
    ..Prospective studies are needed to better understand migrant health and inform interventions for migrant health maintenance...
  55. ncbi request reprint Reconsidering the history of type 2 diabetes in India: emerging or re-emerging disease?
    Lesley Jo Weaver
    Department of Anthropology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia GA 30322, USA
    Natl Med J India 21:288-91. 2008
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Global rural diabetes prevalence: a systematic review and meta-analysis covering 1990-2012
    Azadeh Zabetian
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA Electronic address
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 104:206-13. 2014
    ..To investigate diabetes prevalence in rural areas globally and how it has changed over time in high-income countries (HIC) and low-middle income countries (LMIC)...
  57. doi request reprint Evidence for interventions to prevent and control obesity among children and adolescents: its applicability to India
    Meghana Sreevatsava
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health and Laney Graduate School, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S115-22. 2013
    ..Existing gaps in knowledge about obesity should be addressed by conducting research in India and carrying out interventions to determine what strategies will be successful and sustainable locally...
  58. doi request reprint Diabetes in the Middle East and North Africa
    Azadeh Zabetian
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, United States
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 101:106-22. 2013
    ..To provide a comprehensive overview, we reviewed the literature on diabetes in the MENA region...
  59. doi request reprint A model of translational research for diabetes prevention in low and middle-income countries: The Diabetes Community Lifestyle Improvement Program (D-CLIP) trial
    Mary Beth Weber
    Emory University, Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, 1462 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States
    Prim Care Diabetes 6:3-9. 2012
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Lifetime risk for diabetes mellitus in the United States
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Diabetes Translation, Atlanta, GA, USA
    JAMA 290:1884-90. 2003
    ..Although diabetes mellitus is one of the most prevalent and costly chronic diseases in the United States, no estimates have been published of individuals' average lifetime risk of developing diabetes...
  61. ncbi request reprint Prevention of type 2 diabetes: issues and strategies for identifying persons for interventions
    Michael M Engelgau
    Division of Diabetes Plantation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 6:874-82. 2004
    ..However, groups that will be targeted for prevention efforts can be identified through several reasonable strategies...
  62. doi request reprint Identification of persons with dysglycemia: terminology and practical significance
    David F Williamson
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prim Care Diabetes 3:211-7. 2009
    ..With ample budgets, lowering the test's cut-off score may be appropriate. Screening tests are most efficient in populations with high prevalence of dysglycemia...
  63. ncbi request reprint Low-cost strategies to predict cardiovascular disease
    Peter W F Wilson
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 5:518-9. 2008
    ..Strategies such as these might enhance screening and prevention programs but require validation. Testing the usefulness of low-cost prediction models in developing regions is the next logical step in carrying this concept forward...
  64. pmc Self-monitoring of blood glucose before and after Medicare expansion among Medicare beneficiaries with diabetes who do not use insulin
    Rui Li
    Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:358-64. 2008
    ..We examined the impact of this expansion on self-monitoring of blood glucose among Medicare beneficiaries who were not using insulin to treat their diabetes...
  65. ncbi request reprint A diabetes report card for the United States: quality of care in the 1990s
    Jinan B Saaddine
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 136:565-74. 2002
    ..Improving diabetes care in the United States is a topic of concern...
  66. doi request reprint Are recommended standards for diabetes care met in Central and South America? A systematic review
    Uma Mudaliar
    School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 100:306-29. 2013
    ..We also identified barriers to achieving goals of treatment and characteristics of successful programs...
  67. pmc Improving diabetes care: multi-component cardiovascular disease risk reduction strategies for people with diabetes in South Asia--the CARRS multi-center translation trial
    Seema Shah
    Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 98:285-94. 2012
    ..The CARRS Translation Trial tests the effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, and sustainability of a clinic-based multi-component CVD risk reduction intervention among people with diabetes in India and Pakistan...
  68. doi request reprint Challenges in real-life diabetes translation research: early lessons from BRIDGES projects
    Isabel Garcia de Quevedo
    Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 95:317-25. 2012
    ..The purpose of this project is to qualitatively assess the early lessons learnt from implementing translational research from eleven projects supported by BRIDGES, an International Diabetes Federation program...
  69. 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...
  70. doi request reprint Prospects for a cardiovascular disease prevention polypill
    Kaustubh C Dabhadkar
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30306, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 32:23-38. 2011
    ..In this article, we review and interpret the existing evidence as well as explore the potential of a polypill for primary and secondary prevention of CVD...
  71. doi request reprint Gestational diabetes mellitus: taking it to heart
    Jessica A Marcinkevage
    Program in Nutrition and Health Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Prim Care Diabetes 5:81-8. 2011
    ..Finally, it discusses the research and clinical ramifications of identifying GDM as a CVD risk factor, highlighting the need for more rigorous research on this topic...
  72. ncbi request reprint Distribution of HbA(1c) levels for children and young adults in the U.S.: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Jinan B Saaddine
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1326-30. 2002
    ..S. and to evaluate the effects of age, sex, race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status, parental history of diabetes, overweight, and serum glucose on HbA(1c) levels...
  73. doi request reprint Diabetes prevalence by length of residence among US immigrants
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, NE, Atlanta, GA, 30322, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:1-8. 2011
    ..Diabetes prevalence reaches a plateau at 10+ years of residence and diabetes prevention efforts should, therefore, start soon after migration...
  74. doi request reprint Epidemiology of invasive pneumococcal disease among high-risk adults since the introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine for children
    Riyadh D Muhammad
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 56:e59-67. 2013
    ..The relative magnitude of these indirect effects among persons with and without PPV23 indications is unknown...
  75. pmc Is there evidence that friends influence body weight? A systematic review of empirical research
    Solveig A Cunningham
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States
    Soc Sci Med 75:1175-83. 2012
    ..Many of the studies best designed to examine influence were the ones that did not explore mechanisms of influence. A priority for future research is to understand how, when, and how much friends affect the risk of obesity...
  76. pmc Diabetes & coronary heart disease: current perspectives
    Mohammed K Ali
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Indian J Med Res 132:584-97. 2010
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