Y Claire Wang

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Estimating the energy gap among US children: a counterfactual approach
    Y 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
  2. doi request reprint Reaching the healthy people goals for reducing childhood obesity: closing the energy gap
    Y 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
  3. pmc Effect of school district policy change on consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages among high school students, Boston, Massachusetts, 2004-2006
    Angie 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
  4. doi request reprint Impact of change in sweetened caloric beverage consumption on energy intake among children and adolescents
    Y 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
  5. pmc Derivation of background mortality by smoking and obesity in cancer simulation models
    Y Claire Wang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Med Decis Making 33:176-97. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Increasing consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages among US adults: 1988-1994 to 1999-2004
    Sara 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
  7. doi request reprint Disparities in youth physical activity in the United States: 2003-2006
    Steven 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
  8. pmc Consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages among adults with type 2 diabetes
    Sara N Bleich
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:551-5. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Disclosure of medical injury to patients: an improbable risk management strategy
    David M Studdert
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:215-26. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Health and economic burden of the projected obesity trends in the USA and the UK
    Y 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

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Estimating the energy gap among US children: a counterfactual approach
    Y 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...
  2. doi request reprint Reaching the healthy people goals for reducing childhood obesity: closing the energy gap
    Y 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...
  3. pmc Effect of school district policy change on consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages among high school students, Boston, Massachusetts, 2004-2006
    Angie 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...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of change in sweetened caloric beverage consumption on energy intake among children and adolescents
    Y 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...
  5. pmc Derivation of background mortality by smoking and obesity in cancer simulation models
    Y Claire Wang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Med Decis Making 33:176-97. 2013
    ..However, this can lead to bias because common risk factors such as smoking and obesity also predispose individuals for deaths from other causes such as cardiovascular disease...
  6. doi request reprint Increasing consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages among US adults: 1988-1994 to 1999-2004
    Sara 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...
  7. doi request reprint Disparities in youth physical activity in the United States: 2003-2006
    Steven 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...
  8. pmc Consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages among adults with type 2 diabetes
    Sara 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Disclosure of medical injury to patients: an improbable risk management strategy
    David 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...
  10. doi request reprint Health and economic burden of the projected obesity trends in the USA and the UK
    Y 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...
  11. doi request reprint The caloric calculator: average caloric impact of childhood obesity interventions
    Y Claire Wang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:e3-13. 2013
    ..Population-level interventions to reverse the epidemic can be assessed by the degree to which they increase energy expenditure and/or reduce caloric intake. However, no common metric exists for such comparative assessment...
  12. pmc Using stress testing to guide primary prevention of coronary heart disease among intermediate-risk patients: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Benjamin 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...
  13. pmc The impact of obesity on the rise in esophageal adenocarcinoma incidence: estimates from a disease simulation model
    Chung 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...
  14. doi request reprint Increasing caloric contribution from sugar-sweetened beverages and 100% fruit juices among US children and adolescents, 1988-2004
    Y 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...