Affiliation: New York University School of Medicine
- Calorie labeling and consumer estimation of calories purchasedGlen B Taksler
Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, G1 40F, Cleveland 44195, OH, USA
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:91. 2014..Studies rarely find fewer calories purchased following calorie labeling implementation. However, few studies consider whether estimates of the number of calories purchased improved following calorie labeling legislation...
- Telephone care coordination for smokers in VA mental health clinics: protocol for a hybrid type-2 effectiveness-implementation trialErin Rogers
VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, 423 East 23rd Street 15N, New York, NY 10010, USA
Addict Sci Clin Pract 8:7. 2013....
- Promotion of healthy eating through public policy: a controlled experimentBrian Elbel
Department of Population Health, School of Medicine, New York University, New York, NY 10016, USA
Am J Prev Med 45:49-55. 2013..To induce consumers to purchase healthier foods and beverages, some policymakers have suggested special taxes or labels on unhealthy products. The potential of such policies is unknown...
- Consumer purchasing patterns in response to calorie labeling legislation in New York CityMaya K Vadiveloo
Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, New York University, 35 West 4th St, NY, NY 10012 USA
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:51. 2011..The purpose of this study was to examine whether point-of-purchase calorie labels in New York City (NYC) chain restaurants affected food purchasing patterns in a sample of lower income adults in NYC and Newark, NJ...
- An intervention to improve care and reduce costs for high-risk patients with frequent hospital admissions: a pilot studyMaria C Raven
Department of Emergency Medicine, NYU School of Medicine, 462 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
BMC Health Serv Res 11:270. 2011..Our objective was to pilot a novel patient-centered intervention for high-risk patients with frequent hospital admissions to determine its potential to improve care and reduce costs...
- Calorie labeling and food choices: a first look at the effects on low-income people in New York CityBrian Elbel
Division of General Internal Medicine at New York University School of Medicine and NYU Wagner School of Public Service, New York City, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w1110-21. 2009..However, we did not detect a change in calories purchased after the introduction of calorie labeling. We encourage more research on menu labeling and greater attention to evaluating and implementing other obesity-related policies...
- Consumer estimation of recommended and actual calories at fast food restaurantsBrian Elbel
NYU School of Medicine, NYU Wagner School of Public Service, New York, New York, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1971-8. 2011..Overall knowledge remains low even with labeling. Additional public policies likely need to be considered to influence obesity on a large scale...
- Child and adolescent fast-food choice and the influence of calorie labeling: a natural experimentB Elbel
Division of General Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, 423 East 23rd Street, New York, NY 10010, USA
Int J Obes (Lond) 35:493-500. 2011..We examined children's and adolescents' fast-food choice and the influence of calorie labels in low-income communities in New York City (NYC) and in a comparison city (Newark, NJ)...
- Calorie labeling, fast food purchasing and restaurant visitsBrian Elbel
Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York Wagner School of Public Service, New York University, New York, New York
Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:2172-9. 2013..Researchers sought to determine whether a city-mandated policy requiring calorie labeling at fast food restaurants was associated with consumer awareness of labels, calories purchased and fast food restaurant visits...
- Same strategy different industry: corporate influence on public policyDonna Shelley
Donna Shelley is with the Department of Population Health, Division of Comparative Effectiveness and Decision Science, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Gbenga Ogedegbe is with the Division of Health Behavior, Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine Brian Elbel is with the Division of Health Behavior, Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine
Am J Public Health 104:e9-e11. 2014..We offer recommendations that draw on the tobacco control movement's success in thwarting industry influence and promoting public health policies that hold promise to improve population health...
- Vulnerable patients' perceptions of health care quality and quality dataMaria Catherine Raven
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Med Decis Making 32:311-26. 2012..Little is known about how patients served by safety-net hospitals utilize and respond to hospital quality data...