Amy H Auchincloss

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Neighborhood resources for physical activity and healthy foods and their association with insulin resistance
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Epidemiology 19:146-57. 2008
  2. doi A new tool for epidemiology: the usefulness of dynamic-agent models in understanding place effects on health
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:1-8. 2008
  3. ncbi Association of insulin resistance with distance to wealthy areas: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:389-97. 2007
  4. pmc Filling the gaps: spatial interpolation of residential survey data in the estimation of neighborhood characteristics
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104, USA
    Epidemiology 18:469-78. 2007
  5. pmc Associations between recent exposure to ambient fine particulate matter and blood pressure in the Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory St, SPH Tower Room 3655, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:486-91. 2008
  6. pmc Neighborhood resources for physical activity and healthy foods and incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus: the Multi-Ethnic study of Atherosclerosis
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1698-704. 2009
  7. pmc Long-term exposure to airborne particles and arterial stiffness: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Marie S O'Neill
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:844-51. 2011
  8. pmc Exploring walking differences by socioeconomic status using a spatial agent-based model
    Yong Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Health Place 18:96-9. 2012
  9. pmc Particulate air pollution, metabolic syndrome, and heart rate variability: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Sung Kyun Park
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1406-11. 2010
  10. pmc A spatial agent-based model for the simulation of adults' daily walking within a city
    Yong Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:353-61. 2011

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi Neighborhood resources for physical activity and healthy foods and their association with insulin resistance
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Epidemiology 19:146-57. 2008
    ..Little is known about the influence of the built environment, and in particular neighborhood resources, on health. We hypothesized that neighborhood resources for physical activity and healthy foods are associated with insulin resistance...
  2. doi A new tool for epidemiology: the usefulness of dynamic-agent models in understanding place effects on health
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:1-8. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, use of these dynamic models may complement traditional epidemiologic analyses and yield additional insights into the processes involved and the interventions that may be most useful...
  3. ncbi Association of insulin resistance with distance to wealthy areas: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:389-97. 2007
    ..This study shows that proximity to resources in high-income areas is related to insulin resistance...
  4. pmc Filling the gaps: spatial interpolation of residential survey data in the estimation of neighborhood characteristics
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104, USA
    Epidemiology 18:469-78. 2007
    ..The most appropriate method will vary depending on the construct of interest, availability of relevant supplementary data, and types of observed spatial patterns...
  5. pmc Associations between recent exposure to ambient fine particulate matter and blood pressure in the Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory St, SPH Tower Room 3655, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:486-91. 2008
    ..5 microm in aerodynamic diameter; PM(2.5)) and BP: systolic (SBP), diastolic (DBP), mean arterial (MAP), and pulse pressure (PP)...
  6. pmc Neighborhood resources for physical activity and healthy foods and incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus: the Multi-Ethnic study of Atherosclerosis
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1698-704. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that neighborhood resources supporting physical activity and healthy diets are associated with a lower incidence of type 2 diabetes...
  7. pmc Long-term exposure to airborne particles and arterial stiffness: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Marie S O'Neill
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:844-51. 2011
    ..Increased arterial stiffness could represent an intermediate subclinical outcome in the mechanistic pathway underlying associations between average long-term pollution exposure and cardiovascular events...
  8. pmc Exploring walking differences by socioeconomic status using a spatial agent-based model
    Yong Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Health Place 18:96-9. 2012
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  9. pmc Particulate air pollution, metabolic syndrome, and heart rate variability: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Sung Kyun Park
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1406-11. 2010
    ..5 ┬Ám in diameter (PM2.5) and cardiovascular disease (CVD). We examined the associations of PM2.5 with heart rate variability, a marker of autonomic function, and whether metabolic syndrome (MetS) modified these associations...
  10. pmc A spatial agent-based model for the simulation of adults' daily walking within a city
    Yong Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:353-61. 2011
    ..With further refinement and validation, ABMs may help to better understand the determinants of walking and identify the most promising interventions to increase walking...
  11. doi Long-term exposure to ambient particulate matter and prevalence of subclinical atherosclerosis in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Ana V Diez Roux
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:667-75. 2008
    ..Results are compatible with some effect of particulate matter exposures on development of carotid atherosclerosis...
  12. pmc Improving retrospective characterization of the food environment for a large region in the United States during a historic time period
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Health Place 18:1341-7. 2012
    ..These methods are particularly useful to retrospectively characterize access to supermarkets during a historic period and when field observations are not feasible and business databases are used...
  13. ncbi The health effects of rural-urban residence and concentrated poverty
    Amy H Auchincloss
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyttsville, MD 20782, USA
    J Rural Health 18:319-36. 2002
    ..The results of this study suggest that special attention should be paid to improving education in disadvantaged places and to better understanding the ways in which economic growth and its benefits are distributed...
  14. pmc Immigration and risk of childhood lead poisoning: findings from a case control study of New York City children
    Parisa Tehranifar
    Environmental Health Division of the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:92-7. 2008
    ..We investigated whether foreign birthplace and residence were associated with an increased risk of childhood lead poisoning...