Y Claire Wang
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Estimating the energy gap among US children: a counterfactual approachY Claire Wang
Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, 718 Huntington Ave, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Pediatrics 118:e1721-33. 2006..Our goal was to quantify the magnitude of energy imbalance responsible for the increase in body weight among US children during the periods 1988-1994 and 1999-2002...
- Reaching the healthy people goals for reducing childhood obesity: closing the energy gapY Claire Wang
Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York 10032, USA
Am J Prev Med 42:437-44. 2012..However, population-level estimates of the changes in daily energy balance needed to reach these goals are lacking...
- Effect of school district policy change on consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages among high school students, Boston, Massachusetts, 2004-2006Angie L Cradock
Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 8:A74. 2011..The objective of this study was to determine whether high school students' consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages declined after this new policy was implemented...
- Impact of change in sweetened caloric beverage consumption on energy intake among children and adolescentsY Claire Wang
Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia Mailman School of Public Health, 600 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:336-43. 2009..To estimate the net caloric impact from replacing sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) with alternatives in children and adolescents in naturalistic settings...
- Increasing consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages among US adults: 1988-1994 to 1999-2004Sara N Bleich
Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 89:372-81. 2009..Consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) has been linked to obesity and type 2 diabetes...
- Disparities in youth physical activity in the United States: 2003-2006Steven L Gortmaker
Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:888-93. 2012..This study aimed to examine changes in physical activity among children and adolescents, by race/ethnicity, in the United States from 2003-2004 to 2005-2006...
- Consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages among adults with type 2 diabetesSara N Bleich
Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Diabetes Care 34:551-5. 2011..To examine patterns of sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) consumption among U.S. adults with type 2 diabetes in 2003-2006...
- Disclosure of medical injury to patients: an improbable risk management strategyDavid M Studdert
Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 26:215-26. 2007..A policy question more pressing than whether moving toward routine disclosure will expand litigation is the question of how large such an expansion might be...
- Health and economic burden of the projected obesity trends in the USA and the UKY Claire Wang
Department of Health Policy and Management, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Lancet 378:815-25. 2011..Hence, effective policies to promote healthier weight also have economic benefits...
- Using stress testing to guide primary prevention of coronary heart disease among intermediate-risk patients: a cost-effectiveness analysisBenjamin Z Galper
Brigham and Women s Hospital, Cardiovascular Division, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Circulation 125:260-70. 2012..Noninvasive stress testing might guide the use of aspirin and statins for primary prevention of coronary heart disease, but it is unclear if such a strategy would be cost effective...
- The impact of obesity on the rise in esophageal adenocarcinoma incidence: estimates from a disease simulation modelChung Yin Kong
Institute for Technology Assessment, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:2450-6. 2011..A concurrent increase in obesity has led some to suggest a relationship between the two trends. We explore the extent of this relationship...
- Increasing caloric contribution from sugar-sweetened beverages and 100% fruit juices among US children and adolescents, 1988-2004Y Claire Wang
Columbia Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, 600 West 168th St, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
Pediatrics 121:e1604-14. 2008..We sought to document increases in caloric contributions from sugar-sweetened beverages and 100% fruit juice among US youth during 1988-2004...