Ning Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Health plan administrative records versus birth certificate records: quality of race and ethnicity information in children
    Ning Smith
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:316. 2010
  2. doi Extreme childhood obesity is associated with increased risk for gastroesophageal reflux disease in a large population-based study
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e257-63. 2011
  3. doi Prevalence of extreme obesity in a multiethnic cohort of children and adolescents
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    J Pediatr 157:26-31.e2. 2010
  4. doi Low prevalence of psoriasis among children and adolescents in a large multiethnic cohort in southern California
    Jashin J Wu
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 65:957-64. 2011
  5. pmc Higher prevalence of obesity among children with asthma
    Mary Helen Black
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1041-7. 2012
  6. pmc Pediatric obesity and gallstone disease
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 55:328-33. 2012
  7. pmc Associations between childhood obesity and upper and lower extremity injuries
    Annette L Adams
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California, USA
    Inj Prev 19:191-7. 2013
  8. pmc The association of psoriasis and elevated blood lipids in overweight and obese children
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 159:577-83. 2011
  9. pmc Prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents
    Shawna B Christensen
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California 91101, USA
    Fertil Steril 100:470-7. 2013
  10. doi Herpes zoster vaccine and the incidence of recurrent herpes zoster in an immunocompetent elderly population
    Hung Fu Tseng
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Southern California Kaiser Permanente, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    J Infect Dis 206:190-6. 2012

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Health plan administrative records versus birth certificate records: quality of race and ethnicity information in children
    Ning Smith
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:316. 2010
    ..However, the validity of pediatric race and ethnicity information in administrative records from large integrated health care systems using electronic medical records is largely unknown...
  2. doi Extreme childhood obesity is associated with increased risk for gastroesophageal reflux disease in a large population-based study
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e257-63. 2011
    ..Although obesity and GERD are associated in adults, data in children are scarce and inconclusive. The aim of this study is to investigate whether, similar to adults, obesity is associated with GERD in youth...
  3. doi Prevalence of extreme obesity in a multiethnic cohort of children and adolescents
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    J Pediatr 157:26-31.e2. 2010
    ..To estimate the prevalence of extreme obesity in a large, multiethnic contemporary cohort of children and adolescents...
  4. doi Low prevalence of psoriasis among children and adolescents in a large multiethnic cohort in southern California
    Jashin J Wu
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 65:957-64. 2011
    ..Little information is available on the prevalence of psoriasis in children and adolescents...
  5. pmc Higher prevalence of obesity among children with asthma
    Mary Helen Black
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1041-7. 2012
    ..Increasing BMI among youth with asthma is associated with higher consumption of corticosteroids and emergency department visits...
  6. pmc Pediatric obesity and gallstone disease
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 55:328-33. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the association between childhood and adolescent obesity, the risk of gallstones, and the potential effect modification by oral contraceptive use in girls...
  7. pmc Associations between childhood obesity and upper and lower extremity injuries
    Annette L Adams
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California, USA
    Inj Prev 19:191-7. 2013
    ..To estimate the overall and age-specific associations between obesity and extremity musculoskeletal injuries and pain in children...
  8. pmc The association of psoriasis and elevated blood lipids in overweight and obese children
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 159:577-83. 2011
    ..To investigate whether obesity and cardiovascular risk factors are associated with psoriasis in children and adolescents...
  9. pmc Prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents
    Shawna B Christensen
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California 91101, USA
    Fertil Steril 100:470-7. 2013
    ..To investigate the prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in adolescents and its association with obesity...
  10. doi Herpes zoster vaccine and the incidence of recurrent herpes zoster in an immunocompetent elderly population
    Hung Fu Tseng
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Southern California Kaiser Permanente, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    J Infect Dis 206:190-6. 2012
    ..The study assessed the association between vaccination and the incidence of herpes zoster recurrence among persons with a recent episode of clinically diagnosed herpes zoster...
  11. pmc Sociodemographic characteristics of members of a large, integrated health care system: comparison with US Census Bureau data
    Corinna Koebnick
    Kaiser Permanente Research and Evaluation, Pasadena, CA
    Perm J 16:37-41. 2012
    ..Data from the memberships of large, integrated health care systems can be valuable for clinical, epidemiologic, and health services research, but a potential selection bias may threaten the inference to the population of interest...
  12. doi Incidence of herpes zoster among children vaccinated with varicella vaccine in a prepaid health care plan in the United States, 2002-2008
    Hung Fu Tseng
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Permanente, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:1069-72. 2009
    ..Since then, few population-based data about the incidence of childhood HZ are available...
  13. pmc Implementation of clinical practice guidelines for pediatric weight management
    Karen J Coleman
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Department of Research and Evaluation, Pasadena, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 160:918-22.e1. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effect of computer-assisted decision tools that standardize pediatric weight management in a large, integrated health care system for the diagnosis and management of child and adolescent obesity...
  14. pmc High blood pressure in overweight and obese youth: implications for screening
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 15:793-805. 2013
    ..08-2.47), 4.43 (4.10-4.79), and 10.76 (9.99-11.59), respectively. The prevalence of hypertension was best predicted by a BMI-for-age ≥94th percentile. These results suggest that all obese youth should be screened for hypertension. ..
  15. pmc The prevalence of primary pediatric prehypertension and hypertension in a real-world managed care system
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 15:784-92. 2013
    ..9%) has hypertension or nearly meets the definition of hypertension with 2 documented BPs in the hypertensive range. ..
  16. pmc OBAYA (obesity and adverse health outcomes in young adults): feasibility of a population-based multiethnic cohort study using electronic medical records
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 Los Robles, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA, 91101, USA
    Popul Health Metr 10:15. 2012
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  17. doi Herpes zoster vaccine in older adults and the risk of subsequent herpes zoster disease
    Hung Fu Tseng
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente, Southern California Medical Group, 100 S Los Robles Ave, Second Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    JAMA 305:160-6. 2011
    ..Although prelicensure data provided evidence that herpes zoster vaccine works in a select study population under idealized circumstances, the vaccine needs to be evaluated in field conditions...
  18. doi Evaluation of the incidence of herpes zoster after concomitant administration of zoster vaccine and polysaccharide pneumococcal vaccine
    Hung Fu Tseng
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Southern California Kaiser Permanente, Pasadena, CA 91101, United States
    Vaccine 29:3628-32. 2011
    ..The revision of the product information needs to be carefully assessed to avoid introducing barriers to patients and providers who are interested in these two important vaccines...
  19. doi Trends and disparity in zoster vaccine uptake in a managed care population
    Rulin C Hechter
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, United States
    Vaccine 31:4564-8. 2013
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  20. pmc The prevalence of obesity and obesity-related health conditions in a large, multiethnic cohort of young adults in California
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:609-16. 2012
    ..To identify population groups that are most susceptible to obesity-related health conditions at young age...
  21. doi Body weight and height data in electronic medical records of children
    Ning Smith
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 5:237-42. 2010
    ..To address this issue, we evaluated the quality of body weight and height measures for children based on sequential health care encounters...
  22. doi Risk factors of herpes zoster among children immunized with varicella vaccine: results from a nested case-control study
    Hung Fu Tseng
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Permanente, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:205-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of race, chronic medical conditions and treatments, and recent vaccination, on the risk of herpes zoster (HZ) in children vaccinated with one dose of varicella vaccine...