Isabel G Jacobson

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Affiliation: Naval Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Bodybuilding, energy, and weight-loss supplements are associated with deployment and physical activity in U.S. military personnel
    Isabel G Jacobson
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:318-30. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and depression among U.S. military health care professionals deployed in support of operations in Iraq and Afghanistan
    Isabel G Jacobson
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106 3521, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:616-23. 2012
  3. pmc Assessing nonresponse bias at follow-up in a large prospective cohort of relatively young and mobile military service members
    Alyson J Littman
    Seattle Epidemiologic Research and Information Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:99. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Self-reported health symptoms and conditions among complementary and alternative medicine users in a large military cohort
    Isabel G Jacobson
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:613-22. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Disordered eating and weight changes after deployment: longitudinal assessment of a large US military cohort
    Isabel G Jacobson
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:415-27. 2009
  6. doi request reprint US military service members vaccinated against smallpox in 2003 and 2004 experience a slightly higher risk of hospitalization postvaccination
    Isabel G Jacobson
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research at the Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    Vaccine 26:4048-56. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Smallpox vaccination is not associated with infertility in a healthy young adult population
    Isabel G Jacobson
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106 3521, USA
    Hum Vaccin 4:224-8. 2008
  8. pmc Alcohol use and alcohol-related problems before and after military combat deployment
    Isabel G Jacobson
    DoD Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    JAMA 300:663-75. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The impact of prior deployment experience on civilian employment after military service
    Jaime L Horton
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106 5122, USA
    Occup Environ Med 70:408-17. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of mental health and deployment experience among women in the US military
    Amber D Seelig
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106 3521, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:135-45. 2012

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Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Bodybuilding, energy, and weight-loss supplements are associated with deployment and physical activity in U.S. military personnel
    Isabel G Jacobson
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:318-30. 2012
    ..This study aimed to determine whether deployment experience and physical activity were associated with the use of bodybuilding, energy, or weight-loss supplement among U.S. military personnel...
  2. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and depression among U.S. military health care professionals deployed in support of operations in Iraq and Afghanistan
    Isabel G Jacobson
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106 3521, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:616-23. 2012
    ..06, 3.83] for new-onset PTSD or depression. These results suggest that combat experience, not features specific to being a health care professional, was the key exposure explaining the development of these outcomes...
  3. pmc Assessing nonresponse bias at follow-up in a large prospective cohort of relatively young and mobile military service members
    Alyson J Littman
    Seattle Epidemiologic Research and Information Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:99. 2010
    ..We identified sociodemographic, behavioral, military, and health-related predictors of response to the first follow-up questionnaire in a large military cohort and assessed the extent to which nonresponse biased measures of association...
  4. doi request reprint Self-reported health symptoms and conditions among complementary and alternative medicine users in a large military cohort
    Isabel G Jacobson
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:613-22. 2009
    ..To describe medical symptom and condition reporting in relation to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among members of the US military...
  5. doi request reprint Disordered eating and weight changes after deployment: longitudinal assessment of a large US military cohort
    Isabel G Jacobson
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:415-27. 2009
    ..70). Despite no significant overall association between deployment and disordered eating and weight changes, deployed women reporting combat exposures represent a subgroup at higher risk for developing eating problems and weight loss...
  6. doi request reprint US military service members vaccinated against smallpox in 2003 and 2004 experience a slightly higher risk of hospitalization postvaccination
    Isabel G Jacobson
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research at the Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    Vaccine 26:4048-56. 2008
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  7. ncbi request reprint Smallpox vaccination is not associated with infertility in a healthy young adult population
    Isabel G Jacobson
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106 3521, USA
    Hum Vaccin 4:224-8. 2008
    ..Therefore, no association was found between smallpox vaccination and subsequent infertility diagnoses in either men or women. This study represents the first large epidemiologic investigation of infertility after the smallpox vaccine...
  8. pmc Alcohol use and alcohol-related problems before and after military combat deployment
    Isabel G Jacobson
    DoD Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    JAMA 300:663-75. 2008
    ..High rates of alcohol misuse after deployment have been reported among personnel returning from past conflicts, yet investigations of alcohol misuse after return from the current wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are lacking...
  9. doi request reprint The impact of prior deployment experience on civilian employment after military service
    Jaime L Horton
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106 5122, USA
    Occup Environ Med 70:408-17. 2013
    ..To determine if deployment to recent military operations or other health, demographic, or military-related characteristics were associated with employment after military service...
  10. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of mental health and deployment experience among women in the US military
    Amber D Seelig
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106 3521, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:135-45. 2012
    ..01). As the roles and responsibilities of women in the military expand and deployments continue, designing better prevention and recovery strategies specifically for women are critical for overall force health protection and readiness...
  11. pmc Health care utilization among complementary and alternative medicine users in a large military cohort
    Martin R White
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:27. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine if CAM users are requiring more physician-based medical services than users of conventional medicine...
  12. doi request reprint A comparison of mental health outcomes in persons entering U.S. military service before and after September 11, 2001
    Timothy S Wells
    Department of Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106 5122, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:17-24. 2012
    ..Findings support the concept that the experience of war, and resulting psychological morbidity, is not a function of incongruent expectations...
  13. pmc Sleep patterns before, during, and after deployment to Iraq and Afghanistan
    Amber D Seelig
    Department of Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    Sleep 33:1615-22. 2010
    ..To determine the associations between deployment in support of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and sleep quantity and quality...
  14. pmc Health impact of US military service in a large population-based military cohort: findings of the Millennium Cohort Study, 2001-2008
    Tyler C Smith
    Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Rd, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:69. 2011
    ..This report outlines how findings from the first 7 years of the Millennium Cohort Study have helped to address health concerns related to military service including deployments...
  15. doi request reprint Prospective assessment of chronic multisymptom illness reporting possibly associated with open-air burn pit smoke exposure in Iraq
    Teresa M Powell
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego CA 92106, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:682-8. 2012
    ..To investigate the relationship between chronic multisymptom illness (CMI) and possible exposure to an open-air burn pit at three selected bases among those deployed to operations in Iraq and Afghanistan...
  16. doi request reprint Postdeployment hospitalizations among service members deployed in support of the operations in Iraq and Afghanistan
    Tyler C Smith
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:603-12. 2009
    ..This study investigates morbidity among deployers by uniquely comparing after-deployment hospitalizations to before-deployment hospitalizations and hospitalizations among nondeployers...
  17. ncbi request reprint The occupational role of women in military service: validation of occupation and prevalence of exposures in the Millennium Cohort Study
    Tyler C Smith
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92186, USA
    Int J Environ Health Res 17:271-84. 2007
    ..Occupational groups with higher odds of reporting military exposures of concern will be followed longitudinally through 2022 and prospectively compared using baseline and follow-up evaluations...
  18. doi request reprint Evaluation of preterm births and birth defects in liveborn infants of US military women who received smallpox vaccine
    Margaret A K Ryan
    US Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 82:533-9. 2008
    ..These analyses address health outcomes, particularly preterm births and birth defects, among infants who appear to have been exposed to maternal smallpox vaccination in pregnancy...
  19. pmc Application of latent semantic analysis for open-ended responses in a large, epidemiologic study
    Travis D Leleu
    Deployment Health Research Department at Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:136. 2011
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to examine characteristics of Millennium Cohort Study participants who responded to the open-ended question, and to identify and investigate the most commonly reported areas of concern...
  20. ncbi request reprint Reliability of standard health assessment instruments in a large, population-based cohort study
    Tyler C Smith
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research at the Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92186 5122, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:525-32. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate internal consistency of standardized instruments and concordance of responses in a test-retest setting...
  21. pmc The impact of deployment experience and prior healthcare utilization on enrollment in a large military cohort study
    Jaime L Horton
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Rd, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:90. 2013
    ..A major challenge in cohort studies is recruiting individuals representative of the targeted sample population to ensure the generalizability of the study's findings...
  22. doi request reprint Combat deployment is associated with sexual harassment or sexual assault in a large, female military cohort
    Cynthia A LeardMann
    Department of Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106 3521, USA
    Womens Health Issues 23:e215-23. 2013
    ..Furthermore, little is known about sexual stressors' occurrence and their correlates in relation to female troops deployed to the current operations in Iraq and Afghanistan...
  23. doi request reprint A comparison of the PRIME-MD PHQ-9 and PHQ-8 in a large military prospective study, the Millennium Cohort Study
    Timothy S Wells
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Affect Disord 148:77-83. 2013
    ..This study compares the performance of the PHQ-8 with the PHQ-9 in a population-based sample of military or nonmilitary subjects...
  24. doi request reprint Prior health care utilization as a potential determinant of enrollment in a 21-year prospective study, the Millennium Cohort Study
    Timothy S Wells
    Biomechanics Branch, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Building 824, Dayton, OH, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:79-87. 2008
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Self-reported adverse health events following smallpox vaccination in a large prospective study of US military service members
    Timothy S Wells
    Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio 45433, USA
    Hum Vaccin 4:127-33. 2008
    ..These findings complement studies that utilize other data sources, such as electronic hospitalization records, and may be reassuring to health care providers and those who receive the smallpox vaccination...