Margaret Shih

Summary

Affiliation: Olive View-UCLA Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in men and women with arthritis National Health Interview Survey, 2002
    Margaret Shih
    Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, CA 90012, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:385-93. 2006
  2. pmc Serious psychological distress in U.S. adults with arthritis
    Margaret Shih
    Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1160-6. 2006
  3. pmc Declines in sugar-sweetened beverage consumption among children in Los Angeles County, 2007 and 2011
    Paul A Simon
    Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, 3530 Wilshire Blvd, 8th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90010, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E131. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Asians and Pacific Islanders and the growing childhood obesity epidemic
    Sanaa Shabbir
    Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:129-35. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Stemming the tide: rising diabetes prevalence and ethnic subgroup variation among Asians in Los Angeles County
    Margaret Shih
    Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, 313 N Figueroa St, Rm 127, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 63:90-5. 2014
  6. pmc Small area estimates reveal high cigarette smoking prevalence in low-income cities of Los Angeles county
    Yan Cui
    Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 89:397-406. 2012
  7. pmc Public opinion on nutrition-related policies to combat child obesity, Los Angeles County, 2011
    Paul A Simon
    Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, 3530 Wilshire Blvd, 8th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90010 E mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:E96. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life among adults with serious psychological distress and chronic medical conditions
    Margaret Shih
    Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
    Qual Life Res 17:521-8. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Proximity of fast food restaurants to schools: do neighborhood income and type of school matter?
    Paul A Simon
    Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, 3530 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 800, Los Angeles, CA, 90010, USA
    Prev Med 47:284-8. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in men and women with arthritis National Health Interview Survey, 2002
    Margaret Shih
    Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, CA 90012, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:385-93. 2006
    ..This study estimates the national prevalence of leisure-time physical activity and identifies factors associated with physical inactivity in adults with arthritis...
  2. pmc Serious psychological distress in U.S. adults with arthritis
    Margaret Shih
    Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1160-6. 2006
    ..Several studies demonstrate a higher prevalence of anxiety and depression in persons with arthritis versus those without arthritis...
  3. pmc Declines in sugar-sweetened beverage consumption among children in Los Angeles County, 2007 and 2011
    Paul A Simon
    Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, 3530 Wilshire Blvd, 8th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90010, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E131. 2013
    ..Despite measurable progress in reducing SSB consumption among children in Los Angeles County, consumption remains high, highlighting the need for additional policy and programmatic interventions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Asians and Pacific Islanders and the growing childhood obesity epidemic
    Sanaa Shabbir
    Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:129-35. 2010
    ..To investigate differences in childhood overweight and obesity prevalence among Asian/Pacific Islander (API) subgroups...
  5. ncbi request reprint Stemming the tide: rising diabetes prevalence and ethnic subgroup variation among Asians in Los Angeles County
    Margaret Shih
    Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, 313 N Figueroa St, Rm 127, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 63:90-5. 2014
    ..The primary objective of this analysis was to examine the burden of diabetes among Asians and Asian subgroups in Los Angeles County, which has the largest county population of Asians in the U.S...
  6. pmc Small area estimates reveal high cigarette smoking prevalence in low-income cities of Los Angeles county
    Yan Cui
    Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 89:397-406. 2012
    ..Our study also demonstrates the feasibility of providing credible local estimates of smoking prevalence using the model-based small area estimation method...
  7. pmc Public opinion on nutrition-related policies to combat child obesity, Los Angeles County, 2011
    Paul A Simon
    Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, 3530 Wilshire Blvd, 8th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90010 E mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:E96. 2014
    ..Support for food and beverage advertising restrictions and soda taxation is promising for future policy efforts to address child obesity. ..
  8. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life among adults with serious psychological distress and chronic medical conditions
    Margaret Shih
    Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
    Qual Life Res 17:521-8. 2008
    ..Determine the prevalence of serious psychological distress (SPD) among adults with and without chronic medical conditions and examine the association between SPD and health-related quality of life (HRQOL)...
  9. doi request reprint Proximity of fast food restaurants to schools: do neighborhood income and type of school matter?
    Paul A Simon
    Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, 3530 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 800, Los Angeles, CA, 90010, USA
    Prev Med 47:284-8. 2008
    ..To investigate the proximity of fast food restaurants to public schools and examine proximity by neighborhood income and school level (elementary, middle, or high school)...