Mahasin S Mujahid

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Relation between neighborhood environments and obesity in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Mahasin S Mujahid
    Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Program, Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1349-57. 2008
  2. doi request reprint The impact of sociodemographic, treatment, and work support on missed work after breast cancer diagnosis
    Mahasin S Mujahid
    Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 119:213-20. 2010
  3. pmc Psychosocial stressors and cigarette smoking among African American adults in midlife
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, 50 Church Street, 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:1161-9. 2012
  4. pmc Early life adversity and inflammation in African Americans and whites in the midlife in the United States survey
    Natalie Slopen
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:694-701. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional and longitudinal associations of BMI with socioeconomic characteristics
    Mahasin S Mujahid
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    Obes Res 13:1412-21. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessing the measurement properties of neighborhood scales: from psychometrics to ecometrics
    Mahasin S Mujahid
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:858-67. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Neighborhood characteristics and hypertension
    Mahasin S Mujahid
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Epidemiology 19:590-8. 2008
  8. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in adequacy of information and support for women with breast cancer
    Nancy K Janz
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Cancer 113:1058-67. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Relation between neighborhood environments and obesity in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Mahasin S Mujahid
    Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Program, Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1349-57. 2008
    ..52 (95% CI: 0.07, 0.97) kg/m(2)). Improvement in the neighborhood physical environment should be considered for its contribution to reducing obesity...
  2. doi request reprint The impact of sociodemographic, treatment, and work support on missed work after breast cancer diagnosis
    Mahasin S Mujahid
    Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 119:213-20. 2010
    ..Health care providers need to be aware of these adverse consequences of breast cancer diagnosis and initial treatment...
  3. pmc Psychosocial stressors and cigarette smoking among African American adults in midlife
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, 50 Church Street, 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:1161-9. 2012
    ..Limited research has comprehensively examined psychosocial stressors in relation to smoking among Blacks...
  4. pmc Early life adversity and inflammation in African Americans and whites in the midlife in the United States survey
    Natalie Slopen
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:694-701. 2010
    ..To determine whether early life adversity (ELA) was predictive of inflammatory markers and to determine the consistency of these associations across racial groups...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional and longitudinal associations of BMI with socioeconomic characteristics
    Mahasin S Mujahid
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    Obes Res 13:1412-21. 2005
    ..To examine cross sectional and longitudinal associations of socioeconomic position and neighborhood environments with BMI in a middle-aged and bi-ethnic cohort...
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessing the measurement properties of neighborhood scales: from psychometrics to ecometrics
    Mahasin S Mujahid
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:858-67. 2007
    ..These results illustrate a methodological approach for assessing the measurement properties of neighborhood-level constructs and show that these constructs can be measured reliably...
  7. doi request reprint Neighborhood characteristics and hypertension
    Mahasin S Mujahid
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Epidemiology 19:590-8. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate cross-sectional associations between features of neighborhoods and hypertension and to examine the sensitivity of results to various methods of estimating neighborhood conditions...
  8. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in adequacy of information and support for women with breast cancer
    Nancy K Janz
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Cancer 113:1058-67. 2008
    ..Providing breast cancer patients with needed information and support is an essential component of quality care. This study investigated racial/ethnic variations in the information received and in the availability of peer support...