Bonnie D Kerker

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in medical history taking: detecting substance use among low-income pregnant women
    Bonnie D Kerker
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:28-34. 2006
  2. pmc Health care access and utilization among women who have sex with women: sexual behavior and identity
    Bonnie D Kerker
    NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Division of Epidemiology, Bureau of Epidemiology Services, New York, NY 10013, USA
    J Urban Health 83:970-9. 2006
  3. pmc Mental health disorders among individuals with mental retardation: challenges to accurate prevalence estimates
    Bonnie D Kerker
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:409-17. 2004
  4. pmc A population-based assessment of the health of homeless families in New York City, 2001-2003
    Bonnie D Kerker
    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:546-53. 2011
  5. pmc Adult tobacco use levels after intensive tobacco control measures: New York City, 2002-2003
    Thomas R Frieden
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York 10013, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1016-23. 2005
  6. pmc Use of pharmacy data to evaluate smoking regulations' impact on sales of nicotine replacement therapies in New York City
    Kristina B Metzger
    Bureau of Epidemiology Services, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 125 Worth St, Room 315, CN 6, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1050-5. 2005
  7. pmc Obesity and diabetes in New York City, 2002 and 2004
    Gretchen Van Wye
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Division of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, 158 East 115th Street, Room 300, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A48. 2008
  8. pmc Contributions of a local health examination survey to the surveillance of chronic and infectious diseases in New York City
    R Charon Gwynn
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th St, 13th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:152-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Victimization and health risk factors among weapon-carrying youth
    Catherine Stayton
    Injury Surveillance and Prevention Program, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Bureau of Environmental Disease Prevention, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Health Behav 35:654-63. 2011
  10. pmc Smoking practices in New York City: the use of a population-based survey to guide policy-making and programming
    Farzad Mostashari
    Bureau of Epidemiology Services, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10013, USA
    J Urban Health 82:58-70. 2005

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in medical history taking: detecting substance use among low-income pregnant women
    Bonnie D Kerker
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:28-34. 2006
    ..To determine whether providers' medical history-taking of substance use varies with their patients' race or ethnicity...
  2. pmc Health care access and utilization among women who have sex with women: sexual behavior and identity
    Bonnie D Kerker
    NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Division of Epidemiology, Bureau of Epidemiology Services, New York, NY 10013, USA
    J Urban Health 83:970-9. 2006
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  3. pmc Mental health disorders among individuals with mental retardation: challenges to accurate prevalence estimates
    Bonnie D Kerker
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:409-17. 2004
    ....
  4. pmc A population-based assessment of the health of homeless families in New York City, 2001-2003
    Bonnie D Kerker
    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:546-53. 2011
    ..We compared estimated population-based health outcomes for New York City (NYC) homeless families with NYC residents overall and in low-income neighborhoods...
  5. pmc Adult tobacco use levels after intensive tobacco control measures: New York City, 2002-2003
    Thomas R Frieden
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York 10013, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1016-23. 2005
    ..We sought to determine the impact of comprehensive tobacco control measures in New York City...
  6. pmc Use of pharmacy data to evaluate smoking regulations' impact on sales of nicotine replacement therapies in New York City
    Kristina B Metzger
    Bureau of Epidemiology Services, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 125 Worth St, Room 315, CN 6, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1050-5. 2005
    ..To assess the impact of these policies on smoking cessation in New York City, we examined over-the-counter sales of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) products...
  7. pmc Obesity and diabetes in New York City, 2002 and 2004
    Gretchen Van Wye
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Division of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, 158 East 115th Street, Room 300, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A48. 2008
    ..We undertook this study to characterize trends in obesity and diagnosed diabetes from 2002 to 2004 among white, black, and Hispanic adult residents of New York City...
  8. pmc Contributions of a local health examination survey to the surveillance of chronic and infectious diseases in New York City
    R Charon Gwynn
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th St, 13th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:152-9. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate the contribution of the New York City Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NYC-HANES) to local public health surveillance...
  9. ncbi request reprint Victimization and health risk factors among weapon-carrying youth
    Catherine Stayton
    Injury Surveillance and Prevention Program, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Bureau of Environmental Disease Prevention, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Health Behav 35:654-63. 2011
    ..To compare health risks of 2 subgroups of weapon carriers: victimized and nonvictimized youth...
  10. pmc Smoking practices in New York City: the use of a population-based survey to guide policy-making and programming
    Farzad Mostashari
    Bureau of Epidemiology Services, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10013, USA
    J Urban Health 82:58-70. 2005
    ..In conclusion, large, local surveys can provide essential data to effectively advocate for, plan, implement, and evaluate a comprehensive tobacco control program...
  11. ncbi request reprint Patients' characteristics and providers' attitudes: predictors of screening pregnant women for illicit substance use
    Bonnie D Kerker
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 28:209-23. 2004
    ..This study's aim was to determine how patients' and providers' characteristics affect hospital providers' decisions to screen pregnant and postpartum women for illicit substances...
  12. doi request reprint Increased screening colonoscopy rates and reduced racial disparities in the New York Citywide campaign: an urban model
    Catherine A Richards
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:1880-6. 2011
    ..We evaluated colonoscopy trends among adult New Yorkers aged 50 years and older between 2003 and 2007, the first five years of this campaign...
  13. doi request reprint Fatalities associated with the 2009 H1N1 influenza A virus in New York city
    Ellen H Lee
    Bureau of Communicable Disease, Division of Disease Control, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:1498-504. 2010
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  14. doi request reprint Risks of drug-related death, suicide, and homicide during the immediate post-release period among people released from New York City jails, 2001-2005
    Sungwoo Lim
    Bureau of Epidemiology Services, Division of Epidemiology, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Queens, NY, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:519-26. 2012
    ..These results suggest that jail- and community-based interventions are needed to reduce the excess mortality risk among formerly incarcerated people...
  15. pmc Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of high LDL cholesterol in New York City, 2004
    Ushma D Upadhyay
    Bureau of Epidemiology Services, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 125 Worth St, Room 315, CN No 6, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A61. 2010
    ..Substantial disparities in cholesterol control exist nationally, but it is unclear how these patterns vary locally...
  16. doi request reprint Profiling risk of fear of an intimate partner among men and women
    E Carolyn Olson
    Division of Epidemiology, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 125 Worth Street, Room 315, CN 6, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Prev Med 47:559-64. 2008
    ..Fear of a partner, a component of intimate partner violence (IPV), can be used in clinical IPV assessment. This study examines correlates of fear in a population-based, urban sample to inform a gender-specific health care response to IPV...
  17. ncbi request reprint Differences in younger, middle, and older children admitted to child psychiatric inpatient services
    Bronce J Rice
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 32:241-61. 2002
    ..Implications of the findings for future research and practice are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mental health needs and treatment of foster youth: barriers and opportunities
    Bonnie D Kerker
    Bureau of Epidemiology, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 76:138-47. 2006
    ..Barriers to needed care are explored, practice and policy implications of lack of care are discussed, and alternative, evidence-based treatment options for foster youth are examined and proposed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Vision and oral health needs of individuals with intellectual disability
    Pamela L Owens
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 12:28-40. 2006
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