Karen A Ertel
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Maternal depression in the United States: nationally representative rates and risksKaren 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...
- Perceived neighborhood safety and incident mobility disability among elders: the hazards of povertyCHERYL 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...
- Incorporating home demands into models of job strain: findings from the work, family, and health networkKaren 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...
- Antenatal and postpartum depressive symptoms are differentially associated with early childhood weight and adiposityKaren 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...
- Maternal depressive symptoms not associated with reduced height in young children in a US prospective cohort studyKaren 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...
- Socioeconomic status, occupational characteristics, and sleep duration in African/Caribbean immigrants and US White health care workersKaren 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....
- Depressive symptoms in extended-care employees: children, social support, and work-family conditionsEmily 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...
- Maternal perinatal depression is not independently associated with child body mass index in the Generation R Study: methods and missing data matterKaren 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....
- Effects of social integration on preserving memory function in a nationally representative US elderly populationKaren 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....