C L M Joseph

Summary

Affiliation: Henry Ford Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Influences on childhood asthma in low-income communities in China and the United States
    Noreen M Clark
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Asthma 42:493-7. 2005
  2. pmc Evaluation of a web-based asthma management intervention program for urban teenagers: reaching the hard to reach
    Christine L M Joseph
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:419-26. 2013
  3. pmc Agreement between teenager and caregiver responses to questions about teenager's asthma
    Christine L M Joseph
    Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Detroit, Michigan 48202 USA
    J Asthma 43:119-24. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Does low birth weight help to explain the increased prevalence of asthma among African-Americans?
    Christine L M Joseph
    Henry Ford Health System, Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 88:507-12. 2002
  5. pmc Identifying students with self-report of asthma and respiratory symptoms in an urban, high school setting
    Christine L M Joseph
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Urban Health 84:60-9. 2007
  6. pmc A web-based, tailored asthma management program for urban African-American high school students
    Christine L M Joseph
    Senior Staff Epidemiologist, Henry Ford Health System, Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:888-95. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Gender differences in the association of overweight and asthma morbidity among urban adolescents with asthma
    C L M Joseph
    Henry Ford Health System, Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 20:362-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Factors associated with nonresponse to a computer-tailored asthma management program for urban adolescents with asthma
    C L M Joseph
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    J Asthma 47:667-73. 2010
  9. pmc Early complementary feeding and risk of food sensitization in a birth cohort
    Christine L M Joseph
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 127:1203-10.e5. 2011
  10. pmc Comparison of early-, late-, and non-participants in a school-based asthma management program for urban high school students
    Christine L M Joseph
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Trials 12:141. 2011

Research Grants

  1. A Tailored Asthma Education Program for Urban Teens II
    Christine Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. A Tailored Asthma Education Program for Urban Teens
    Christine Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. Blood lead levels and development of asthma
    Christine Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2002
  4. A Tailored Asthma Education Program for Urban Teens II
    Christine Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Influences on childhood asthma in low-income communities in China and the United States
    Noreen M Clark
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Asthma 42:493-7. 2005
    ..This may be partially associated with less use of anti-inflammatory medicine and lower levels of parental asthma management in China...
  2. pmc Evaluation of a web-based asthma management intervention program for urban teenagers: reaching the hard to reach
    Christine L M Joseph
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:419-26. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Agreement between teenager and caregiver responses to questions about teenager's asthma
    Christine L M Joseph
    Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Detroit, Michigan 48202 USA
    J Asthma 43:119-24. 2006
    ..Agreement was weak for perceived asthma control and severity. Teen-caregiver agreement on asthma depends on the type of information being sought...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does low birth weight help to explain the increased prevalence of asthma among African-Americans?
    Christine L M Joseph
    Henry Ford Health System, Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 88:507-12. 2002
    ..Racial disparities in asthma prevalence are not fully explained. Previous studies have reported an association between low birth weight (LBW) and asthma. African-Americans are at a heightened risk for both conditions...
  5. pmc Identifying students with self-report of asthma and respiratory symptoms in an urban, high school setting
    Christine L M Joseph
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Urban Health 84:60-9. 2007
    ..Itemized expenses are presented to facilitate modifications to reduce costs. This information may benefit providers, researchers, or administrators targeting similar populations...
  6. pmc A web-based, tailored asthma management program for urban African-American high school students
    Christine L M Joseph
    Senior Staff Epidemiologist, Henry Ford Health System, Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:888-95. 2007
    ..Traditionally, urban youth are believed to be difficult to engage in health-related programs, both in terms of connecting and convincing...
  7. doi request reprint Gender differences in the association of overweight and asthma morbidity among urban adolescents with asthma
    C L M Joseph
    Henry Ford Health System, Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 20:362-9. 2009
    ..These associations were not observed in females. Gender modifies the association between BMI and asthma-related morbidity among adolescents with asthma. Results have implications for clinical management as well as future research...
  8. doi request reprint Factors associated with nonresponse to a computer-tailored asthma management program for urban adolescents with asthma
    C L M Joseph
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    J Asthma 47:667-73. 2010
    ..The ability to identify potentially resistant participants early in the course of an intervention could inform development of strategies for behavior change and improve program effectiveness...
  9. pmc Early complementary feeding and risk of food sensitization in a birth cohort
    Christine L M Joseph
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 127:1203-10.e5. 2011
    ..Exposure to solid food or cow's milk (complementary food) before age 4 months may confer immune protection (tolerance) or detriment (allergy)...
  10. pmc Comparison of early-, late-, and non-participants in a school-based asthma management program for urban high school students
    Christine L M Joseph
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Trials 12:141. 2011
    ..In this paper, we describe characteristics by participant status of urban teens eligible to participate in a RCT of a school-based, web-based asthma management program...
  11. pmc Applying epidemiologic concepts of primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention to the elimination of racial disparities in asthma
    Christine L M Joseph
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:233-40; quiz 241-2. 2006
    ..Once causative factors at each level of disease prevention are understood, this knowledge can be translated into clinical practice and public health policy...
  12. pmc Blood lead level and risk of asthma
    Christine L M Joseph
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:900-4. 2005
    ..These results demonstrate the need for further exploration of the complex interrelationships between race, asthma phenotype, genetic susceptibilities, and socioenvironmental exposures, including lead...
  13. pmc Racial disparities in allergic outcomes in African Americans emerge as early as age 2 years
    G Wegienka
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
    Clin Exp Allergy 42:909-17. 2012
    ..Racial disparities in allergic disease outcomes have been reported with African Americans suffering disproportionately compared to White individuals...
  14. ncbi request reprint Environmental epidemiology of pediatric asthma and allergy
    Christine Cole Johnson
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 24:154-75. 2002
  15. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic exposure in early infancy and risk for childhood atopy
    Christine Cole Johnson
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, 1 Ford Place 5C, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:1218-24. 2005
    ..The increase in pediatric allergy and asthma parallels the increase in use of antibiotics. Antibiotics disturb the flora of the gastrointestinal tract, possibly perturbing the developing immune system...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of asthma intervention on children with undiagnosed asthma
    Christine L M Joseph
    Henry Ford Health System, Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Pediatr 146:96-104. 2005
    ..To measure the effect of an asthma intervention on the functional status and morbidity of children with undiagnosed asthma...
  17. pmc Exemplary data set sample size calculation for Wilcoxon-Mann-Whitney tests
    George Divine
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48202 3450, USA
    Stat Med 29:108-15. 2010
    ..Finally, we note the general utility of the exemplary data set approach for sample size estimation, even in other situations where closed-form sample size formulae exist...
  18. ncbi request reprint Visiting multiple sites for immunization and vaccine coverage levels of preschool children in 3 urban clinics: potential indicator of record scatter?
    Christine L M Joseph
    Henry Ford Health System, Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 41:249-56. 2002
    ..7 (1.2-6.5). An interruption in health insurance showed a trend toward association with visiting > or = 2 sites. Our results support the need for working registries, clinic outreach, and continued evaluation of both...
  19. ncbi request reprint Issues in identifying asthma and estimating prevalence in an urban school population
    Noreen M Clark
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 S Observatory Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:870-81. 2002
    ..Further, 23% of children with asthma-like symptoms had no prescription for asthma medicine of any type...
  20. ncbi request reprint The relationship between seroatopy and symptoms of either allergic rhinitis or asthma
    Christina M Abraham
    Section of Allergy and Immunology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:1099-104. 2007
    ..Epidemiologic data on allergic rhinitis and asthma are frequently based on self-reported symptoms...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of a comprehensive school-based asthma program on symptoms, parent management, grades, and absenteeism
    Noreen M Clark
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Chest 125:1674-9. 2004
    ..This study assessed the impact of a comprehensive school-based asthma program on symptoms, grades, and school absences in children, and parents' asthma management practices...
  22. pmc Identification of gaps in the diagnosis and treatment of childhood asthma using a community-based participatory research approach
    Toby C Lewis
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Urban Health 81:472-88. 2004
    ..These children are likely to benefit from interventions to reduce morbidity and improve quality of life...
  23. pmc Allergens in school settings: results of environmental assessments in 3 city school systems
    Stuart L Abramson
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77037, USA
    J Sch Health 76:246-9. 2006
    ..Further studies are needed to carefully examine the environmental allergen load in schools and its effect on children...
  24. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in allergen sensitivity
    Christine L M Joseph
    Chest 126:1004-5; author reply 1005. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Trends in use of inhaled corticosteroids for asthma management: 1994-1998
    Felicia C Allen-Ramey
    US Human Health, Outcomes Research and Management, Merck and Co, Inc, West Point, PA 19486 0004, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:161-7. 2004
    ..To evaluate trends in prescribing of inhaled corticosteroids for asthma between 1994 and 1998 and patterns of prescribing in relation to selected physician characteristics...
  26. ncbi request reprint Should nonatopic asthma get equal attention?
    Dennis R Ownby
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:1018-20. 2007
  27. ncbi request reprint An official ATS workshop report: issues in screening for asthma in children
    Lynn B Gerald
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 4:133-41. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint Collaborative design and implementation of a multisite community coalition evaluation
    Laurie L Lachance
    Allies Against Asthma, Center for Managing Chronic Disease, University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Health Promot Pract 7:44S-55S. 2006
    ..Evaluation has been an integral part of the planning and implementation phases of the Allies coalition work, with a priority of involving all of the partners in conceiving of and deciding upon the elements of assessment...

Research Grants13

  1. A Tailored Asthma Education Program for Urban Teens II
    Christine Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The result of this proposal will be a powerful tool for changing negative behaviors related to asthma management in a traditionally hard-to-reach population that experiences high asthma morbidity and mortality. ..
  2. A Tailored Asthma Education Program for Urban Teens
    Christine Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The result of this research will be an evaluated, computerized asthma management program that tailors an intervention to the specific needs, motives and barriers of teens with asthma. ..
  3. Blood lead levels and development of asthma
    Christine Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  4. A Tailored Asthma Education Program for Urban Teens II
    Christine Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The result of this proposal will be a powerful tool for changing negative behaviors related to asthma management in a traditionally hard-to-reach population that experiences high asthma morbidity and mortality. ..