David A Shoham

Summary

Affiliation: Loyola University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Blacks and Whites in the Cuba have equal prevalence of hypertension: confirmation from a new population survey
    Pedro Ordunez
    Project for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:169. 2013
  2. pmc An actor-based model of social network influence on adolescent body size, screen time, and playing sports
    David A Shoham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e39795. 2012
  3. pmc Protocol for the modeling the epidemiologic transition study: a longitudinal observational study of energy balance and change in body weight, diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk
    Amy Luke
    Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:927. 2011
  4. pmc Kidney disease and the cumulative burden of life course socioeconomic conditions: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    David A Shoham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153, United States
    Soc Sci Med 67:1311-20. 2008
  5. pmc Sugary soda consumption and albuminuria: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2004
    David A Shoham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e3431. 2008
  6. pmc Association of car ownership and physical activity across the spectrum of human development: Modeling the Epidemiologic Transition Study (METS)
    David A Shoham
    Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL, USA
    BMC Public Health 15:173. 2015
  7. pmc Elevated hypertension risk for African-origin populations in biracial societies: modeling the Epidemiologic Transition Study
    Richard S Cooper
    aDepartment of Public Health Sciences, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, Illinois, USA bSolutions for Developing Countries, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica cKwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana dInstitute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland and Ministry of Health, Republic of Seychelles eResearch Unit for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Hypertens 33:473-80; discussion 480-1. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Association of car ownership and physical activity across the spectrum of human development: Modeling the Epidemiologic Transition Study (METS)
    David A Shoham
    Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL, USA
    BMC Public Health 15:1435. 2015
  9. pmc 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in African American and Nigerian women
    Ramon A Durazo-Arvizu
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 25:560-2. 2013
  10. pmc A mixed ecologic-cohort comparison of physical activity & weight among young adults from five populations of African origin
    Amy Luke
    Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:397. 2014

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Publications12

  1. pmc Blacks and Whites in the Cuba have equal prevalence of hypertension: confirmation from a new population survey
    Pedro Ordunez
    Project for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:169. 2013
    ..While such conditions of racial equality remain uncommon, they may be approximated in Cuba, a country with a persistent policy of social inclusion over the last 5 decades...
  2. pmc An actor-based model of social network influence on adolescent body size, screen time, and playing sports
    David A Shoham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e39795. 2012
    ..Intervention efforts should take into consideration peers' influence on one another, rather than treating "high risk" adolescents in isolation...
  3. pmc Protocol for the modeling the epidemiologic transition study: a longitudinal observational study of energy balance and change in body weight, diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk
    Amy Luke
    Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:927. 2011
    ..However there are few empirical data to support the assertion that low levels of energy expenditure in activity is a causal factor in the current obesity epidemic are very limited...
  4. pmc Kidney disease and the cumulative burden of life course socioeconomic conditions: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    David A Shoham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153, United States
    Soc Sci Med 67:1311-20. 2008
    ..As such, life course social class and neighborhood conditions deserve further attention in accounting for socioeconomic disparities in kidney disease...
  5. pmc Sugary soda consumption and albuminuria: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2004
    David A Shoham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e3431. 2008
    ..Sugar-sweetened soda is a primary source of fructose. We therefore hypothesized that sugary soda consumption was associated with albuminuria, a sensitive marker for kidney disease...
  6. pmc Association of car ownership and physical activity across the spectrum of human development: Modeling the Epidemiologic Transition Study (METS)
    David A Shoham
    Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL, USA
    BMC Public Health 15:173. 2015
    ....
  7. pmc Elevated hypertension risk for African-origin populations in biracial societies: modeling the Epidemiologic Transition Study
    Richard S Cooper
    aDepartment of Public Health Sciences, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, Illinois, USA bSolutions for Developing Countries, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica cKwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana dInstitute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland and Ministry of Health, Republic of Seychelles eResearch Unit for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Hypertens 33:473-80; discussion 480-1. 2015
    ..To study this question, we conducted a multisite comparative study of communities in the African diaspora, drawn from metropolitan Chicago, Kingston, Jamaica, rural Ghana, Cape Town, South Africa, and the Seychelles...
  8. doi request reprint Association of car ownership and physical activity across the spectrum of human development: Modeling the Epidemiologic Transition Study (METS)
    David A Shoham
    Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL, USA
    BMC Public Health 15:1435. 2015
    ....
  9. pmc 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in African American and Nigerian women
    Ramon A Durazo-Arvizu
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 25:560-2. 2013
    ..African Americans (AA) have substantially lower levels of circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) than whites. We compared population-based samples of 25(OH)D in women of African descent from Nigeria and metropolitan Chicago...
  10. pmc A mixed ecologic-cohort comparison of physical activity & weight among young adults from five populations of African origin
    Amy Luke
    Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:397. 2014
    ..The primary hypothesis being addressed is whether low levels of PA are associated with excess weight and adiposity...
  11. doi request reprint Dietary sugar and artificial sweetener intake and chronic kidney disease: a review
    Vytas P Karalius
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 20:157-64. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, the hypothesis that sugar causes kidney disease remains plausible, and alternative research designs may be needed...
  12. pmc Energy expenditure in adults living in developing compared with industrialized countries: a meta-analysis of doubly labeled water studies
    Lara R Dugas
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:427-41. 2011
    ..There is an assumption that people in developing countries have a higher total energy expenditure (TEE) and physical activity level (PAL) than do people in developed nations, but few objective data for this assertion exist...