Shumei Yun

Summary

Affiliation: Office of Epidemiology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A comparison of national estimates of obesity prevalence from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system and the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    S Yun
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, 65102, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:164-70. 2006
  2. pmc Modifiable risk factors for developing diabetes among women with previous gestational diabetes
    Shumei Yun
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Community and Public Health, PO Box 570, 920 Wildwood Dr, Jefferson City, MO 65102 0570, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A07. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the health status and behavioral risk factors among English-speaking Hispanics and non-Hispanic Blacks and Whites in Missouri
    Shumei Yun
    Division of Community and Public Health, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, Missouri, 65102 0570, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:291-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The burden of chronic diseases in Missouri: progress and challenges
    Shumei Yun
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Community and Public Health, Office of Epidemiology, Jefferson City, USA
    Mo Med 110:505-11. 2013
  5. pmc Economic effect of smoke-free ordinances on 11 Missouri cities
    Noaman Kayani
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, Missouri 65109, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E106. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use among Missouri middle and high school students, 2003-2009
    Janet S Wilson
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Office of Epidemiology, MO, USA
    Mo Med 108:199-202. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of the Missouri WIC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children) breast-feeding peer counselling programme
    Shumei Yun
    Division of Community and Public Health, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:229-37. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint The health and economic burden of smoking in Missouri, 2000-2004
    Noaman A Kayani
    Missouri Department of Health, USA
    Mo Med 104:265-9. 2007
  9. pmc Geographic variation and effect of area-level poverty rate on colorectal cancer screening
    Min Lian
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, St, Louis, Missouri, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:358. 2008
  10. pmc Health and economic burden of traumatic brain injury: Missouri, 2001-2005
    Noaman A Kayani
    Division of Community and Public Health, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO 65102 0570, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:551-60. 2009

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint A comparison of national estimates of obesity prevalence from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system and the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    S Yun
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, 65102, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:164-70. 2006
    ..However, whether this underestimation is consistent across different demographic groups has not been fully investigated...
  2. pmc Modifiable risk factors for developing diabetes among women with previous gestational diabetes
    Shumei Yun
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Community and Public Health, PO Box 570, 920 Wildwood Dr, Jefferson City, MO 65102 0570, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A07. 2007
    ..Women who have had GDM are at high risk for developing nongestational diabetes. The objective of this study was to assess the prevalence of modifiable risk factors for developing diabetes among women with previous GDM only...
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the health status and behavioral risk factors among English-speaking Hispanics and non-Hispanic Blacks and Whites in Missouri
    Shumei Yun
    Division of Community and Public Health, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, Missouri, 65102 0570, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:291-7. 2007
    ..Data were post-stratified with Hispanic ethnicity as a separate group...
  4. ncbi request reprint The burden of chronic diseases in Missouri: progress and challenges
    Shumei Yun
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Community and Public Health, Office of Epidemiology, Jefferson City, USA
    Mo Med 110:505-11. 2013
    ..S. The medical costs for treating chronic diseases are a burden on the state's economy and will increase as the population ages. Prevention and control of chronic diseases is essential to the physical and economic health of Missourians...
  5. pmc Economic effect of smoke-free ordinances on 11 Missouri cities
    Noaman Kayani
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, Missouri 65109, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E106. 2012
    ..We used an objective measure of economic activity, the taxable sales revenues of eating and drinking establishments, to empirically examine the economic effect of smoke-free ordinances...
  6. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use among Missouri middle and high school students, 2003-2009
    Janet S Wilson
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Office of Epidemiology, MO, USA
    Mo Med 108:199-202. 2011
    ..Downward trends in initiation of tobacco use and current cigarette smoking occurred during this period. However, increased implementation of evidence-based interventions is needed to continue the progress seen during this period...
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of the Missouri WIC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children) breast-feeding peer counselling programme
    Shumei Yun
    Division of Community and Public Health, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:229-37. 2010
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  8. ncbi request reprint The health and economic burden of smoking in Missouri, 2000-2004
    Noaman A Kayani
    Missouri Department of Health, USA
    Mo Med 104:265-9. 2007
    ..5% of all deaths), 132,103 Years of Potential Life Lost, and $2.4 billion in productivity loss annually in Missouri. These data show that Missouri suffers enormous human and financial losses from smoking...
  9. pmc Geographic variation and effect of area-level poverty rate on colorectal cancer screening
    Min Lian
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, St, Louis, Missouri, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:358. 2008
    ..It is unclear if CRC screening varies geographically, if area-level poverty rate affects CRC screening, and if individual-level characteristics mediate the area-level effects on CRC screening...
  10. pmc Health and economic burden of traumatic brain injury: Missouri, 2001-2005
    Noaman A Kayani
    Division of Community and Public Health, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO 65102 0570, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:551-60. 2009
    ..We examined the financial and social costs resulting from traumatic brain injury (TBI) in Missouri...
  11. pmc The Effect of the Missouri WISEWOMAN Program on Control of Hypertension, Hypercholesterolemia, and Elevated Blood Glucose Among Low-Income Women
    Sherri G Homan
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, Missouri
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:E74. 2014
    ..We assessed the effect of the Missouri WISEWOMAN program on the control of high blood pressure, total cholesterol, and blood glucose levels...
  12. ncbi request reprint Active and passive smoking among asthmatic Missourians: implications for health education
    Shumei Yun
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Community and Public Health, Jefferson City, MO 65102 0570, USA
    Prev Med 42:286-90. 2006
    ..To estimate the prevalence of smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke among asthmatic Missourians and to describe associated predisposing factors...
  13. ncbi request reprint Health risk factors for Hispanics in Missouri
    Shumei Yun
    Ethn Dis 17:419-20. 2007