WayWay M Hlaing

Summary

Affiliation: Florida International University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Race/ethnic disparity in hypertension-related hospitalization in Florida
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Florida International University, Stempel School of Public Health, Miami, Florida, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:453-60. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Body mass index growth in a sample of U.S. children: repeated measures data analysis of the Minneapolis Children's Blood Pressure Study
    W M Hlaing
    Department of Public Health, Florida International University, North Miami, Florida 33181, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 13:821-31. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Differences in arterial stiffness and its correlates in tri-ethnic young men and women
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:837-43. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint HIV risk reduction among young minority adults in Broward County
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Robert R Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:159-73. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and substance use risk behaviors among tri-ethnic adolescents of Florida
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, 12000 SW 8th Street HLS II 584, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:239-51. 2007
  6. pmc Arterial stiffness variations by gender in African-American and Caucasian children
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Florida International University, Stempel School of Pubtic Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostotistics, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:181-9. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Differences in HIV-related hospitalization among white, black, and Hispanic men and women of Florida
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Robert R Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Women Health 47:1-18. 2008
  8. doi request reprint BMI, waist circumference, and selected cardiovascular disease risk factors among preschool-age children
    Sarah E Messiah
    Division of Pediatric Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1942-9. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in hospital utilization and mortality for HIV infection: 2000-2005
    Diana Maria Dávalos
    Florida International University, Miami, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:1131-8. 2010
  10. pmc Lessons from the fields: a migrant HIV prevention project
    H Virginia McCoy
    Florida International University, Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Department of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Miami 33199, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:790-6. 2009

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Race/ethnic disparity in hypertension-related hospitalization in Florida
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Florida International University, Stempel School of Public Health, Miami, Florida, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:453-60. 2007
    ..Our objective was to compare the characteristics among Black, White, and Hispanic patients hospitalized for hypertension...
  2. ncbi request reprint Body mass index growth in a sample of U.S. children: repeated measures data analysis of the Minneapolis Children's Blood Pressure Study
    W M Hlaing
    Department of Public Health, Florida International University, North Miami, Florida 33181, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 13:821-31. 2001
    ..4 +/- 0.3). For PGA, only sex differences were significant: Black females reached the peak at the earliest age at (11.5 +/- 0.1) years, followed by White females (11.7 +/- 0.1), Black males (12.6 +/- 0.1), and White males (12.8 +/- 0.1)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Differences in arterial stiffness and its correlates in tri-ethnic young men and women
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:837-43. 2006
    ..Early identification of an increase in arterial stiffness in young persons may improve cardiovascular health outcomes. The objectives were to evaluate the sex and ethnic differences in arterial stiffness levels among young adults...
  4. ncbi request reprint HIV risk reduction among young minority adults in Broward County
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Robert R Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:159-73. 2006
    ..7% in 2002 and 71.6% in 2003. HIV-prevention programs should (1) consider locally collected data; (2) take into account cultural, living situation, and other significant differences; and (3) be evaluated to assess differentiated impact...
  5. ncbi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and substance use risk behaviors among tri-ethnic adolescents of Florida
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, 12000 SW 8th Street HLS II 584, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:239-51. 2007
    ..Future research should seek to identify sources and consequences of such variations in risk behavior and design culturally appropriate prevention programs for adolescents...
  6. pmc Arterial stiffness variations by gender in African-American and Caucasian children
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Florida International University, Stempel School of Pubtic Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostotistics, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:181-9. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the gender and ethnic differences in the arterial stiffness levels among children and adolescents...
  7. doi request reprint Differences in HIV-related hospitalization among white, black, and Hispanic men and women of Florida
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Robert R Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Women Health 47:1-18. 2008
    ..The insurance status, LOS, and age were significant correlates of HIV-related deaths. The potential causes of disparities between sex-ethnic groups of patients should be further explored...
  8. doi request reprint BMI, waist circumference, and selected cardiovascular disease risk factors among preschool-age children
    Sarah E Messiah
    Division of Pediatric Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1942-9. 2012
    ..Child health providers should consider using both BMI and WC to identify young children who may be at risk for elevated CVD biomarkers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in hospital utilization and mortality for HIV infection: 2000-2005
    Diana Maria Dávalos
    Florida International University, Miami, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:1131-8. 2010
    ..The objective of this report was to assess the prevalence and trend of HIV-related hospitalization and mortality in Florida in 2000 through 2005 by 6 sex- race/ethnic groups...
  10. pmc Lessons from the fields: a migrant HIV prevention project
    H Virginia McCoy
    Florida International University, Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Department of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Miami 33199, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:790-6. 2009
    ..As one of the first intervention studies in this population to use an experimental design and to focus on the social and contextual factors that contribute to risky behaviors, these lessons may provide guidance for future researchers...
  11. ncbi request reprint Trajectory of systolic blood pressure in children and adolescents
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Florida International University, Stempel School of Public Health, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:11-8. 2006
    ..This article evaluates the differences in systolic blood pressure (SBP) growth or changes between four gender-ethnic groups: African American males (AM), Caucasian males (CM), African American females (AF), and Caucasian females (CF)...
  12. pmc Emerging issues for our nation's health: the intersection of marijuana use and cardiometabolic disease risk
    Denise C Vidot
    a Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Addict Dis 33:1-8. 2014
    ..This topic has potential important implications for our nation's health as we relax our approach to marijuana but continue to have unacceptable rates of cardiometabolic illnesses. ..
  13. pmc Blood lead levels in children and environmental lead contamination in Miami inner city, Florida
    Janvier Gasana
    Stempel School of Public Health, College of Health and Urban Affairs, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th St HLS 595, Miami, Florida, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 3:228-34. 2006
    ..Parental education on proper housecleaning techniques may also benefit those living in the high lead-exposed communities of inner city Miami...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hypothesis: cadmium explains, in part, why smoking increases the risk of cardiovascular disease
    Eric M Hecht
    1Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 18:550-4. 2013
    ..To contribute to the formulation of this hypothesis, we performed a meta-analysis of the available data that consisted of cross-sectional studies useful to formulate but not test hypotheses...