Karen A Ertel

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Maternal depression in the United States: nationally representative rates and risks
    Karen A Ertel
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1609-17. 2011
  2. pmc Perceived neighborhood safety and incident mobility disability among elders: the hazards of poverty
    CHERYL R CLARK
    Center for Community Health and Health Equity, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Faulkner Hospitalist Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:162. 2009
  3. pmc Incorporating home demands into models of job strain: findings from the work, family, and health network
    Karen A Ertel
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston MA 02115, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1244-52. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Antenatal and postpartum depressive symptoms are differentially associated with early childhood weight and adiposity
    Karen A Ertel
    Departments of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:179-89. 2010
  5. pmc Maternal depressive symptoms not associated with reduced height in young children in a US prospective cohort study
    Karen A Ertel
    Department of Society, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e13656. 2010
  6. pmc Socioeconomic status, occupational characteristics, and sleep duration in African/Caribbean immigrants and US White health care workers
    Karen A Ertel
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, MA 02115, USA
    Sleep 34:509-18. 2011
  7. pmc Depressive symptoms in extended-care employees: children, social support, and work-family conditions
    Emily M O'Donnell
    Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 32:752-65. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Maternal perinatal depression is not independently associated with child body mass index in the Generation R Study: methods and missing data matter
    Karen A Ertel
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Arnold House, 715 N Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01003, USA Kellogg Health Scholars Program, Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:1300-9. 2012
  9. pmc Effects of social integration on preserving memory function in a nationally representative US elderly population
    Karen A Ertel
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1215-20. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Maternal depression in the United States: nationally representative rates and risks
    Karen A Ertel
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1609-17. 2011
    ..To examine the public health burden of major depressive disorder (MDD) among mothers: its prevalence and sociodemographic patterns; associated functioning, comorbidities, and adversities; and racial/ethnic disparities...
  2. pmc Perceived neighborhood safety and incident mobility disability among elders: the hazards of poverty
    CHERYL R CLARK
    Center for Community Health and Health Equity, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Faulkner Hospitalist Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:162. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that low-income elders and elders at retirement age (65 - 74) would be at greatest risk of mobility disability onset in the face of perceived or measured crime-related safety hazards...
  3. pmc Incorporating home demands into models of job strain: findings from the work, family, and health network
    Karen A Ertel
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston MA 02115, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1244-52. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article was to integrate home demands with the demand-control-support model to test if home demands interact with job strain to increase depressive symptoms...
  4. doi request reprint Antenatal and postpartum depressive symptoms are differentially associated with early childhood weight and adiposity
    Karen A Ertel
    Departments of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:179-89. 2010
    ..14 [0.11, 2.18]). In conclusion, whereas antenatal depression was associated with smaller size and central adiposity at age 3 years, postpartum depression was associated with higher overall adiposity...
  5. pmc Maternal depressive symptoms not associated with reduced height in young children in a US prospective cohort study
    Karen A Ertel
    Department of Society, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e13656. 2010
    ..We examined the relationships between antenatal and postpartum depressive symptoms and child height and linear growth from birth to age 3 years in a U.S. sample...
  6. pmc Socioeconomic status, occupational characteristics, and sleep duration in African/Caribbean immigrants and US White health care workers
    Karen A Ertel
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, MA 02115, USA
    Sleep 34:509-18. 2011
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  7. pmc Depressive symptoms in extended-care employees: children, social support, and work-family conditions
    Emily M O'Donnell
    Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 32:752-65. 2011
    ..08 and β = 0.85, with and without support, respectively) and may differ by gender. We recommend that future research examine the role of parenting and social support in predicting employee mental health...
  8. doi request reprint Maternal perinatal depression is not independently associated with child body mass index in the Generation R Study: methods and missing data matter
    Karen A Ertel
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Arnold House, 715 N Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01003, USA Kellogg Health Scholars Program, Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:1300-9. 2012
    ....
  9. pmc Effects of social integration on preserving memory function in a nationally representative US elderly population
    Karen A Ertel
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1215-20. 2008
    ....