Margaret Kersey

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Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Breast-feeding history and overweight in Latino preschoolers
    Margaret Kersey
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:355-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Hunger in young children of Mexican immigrant families
    Margaret Kersey
    Department of Pediatrics, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Public Health Nutr 10:390-5. 2007
  3. pmc Overweight in Latino preschoolers: do parental health beliefs matter?
    Margaret Kersey
    Department of Pediatrics, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Health Behav 34:340-8. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Anaemia, lead poisoning and vitamin D deficiency in low-income children: do current screening recommendations match the burden of illness?
    Margaret Kersey
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Public Health Nutr 14:1424-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Household food insecurity is a risk factor for iron-deficiency anaemia in a multi-ethnic, low-income sample of infants and toddlers
    Kyong Park
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Public Health Nutr 12:2120-8. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Assuring the health of immigrants: what the leading health indicators tell us
    Namratha R Kandula
    University of Chicago, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 25:357-76. 2004

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Breast-feeding history and overweight in Latino preschoolers
    Margaret Kersey
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:355-8. 2005
    ..Describe the relationship between breast-feeding history and risk of overweight in the preschool years in a sample of primarily Mexican-origin Latinos...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hunger in young children of Mexican immigrant families
    Margaret Kersey
    Department of Pediatrics, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Public Health Nutr 10:390-5. 2007
    ..To measure rates of hunger and food insecurity among young US-born Latino children with Mexican immigrant parents (Latinos) compared with a non-immigrant non-Latino population (non-Latinos) in a low-income clinic population...
  3. pmc Overweight in Latino preschoolers: do parental health beliefs matter?
    Margaret Kersey
    Department of Pediatrics, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Health Behav 34:340-8. 2010
    ..To characterize the knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs (KAB) regarding childhood obesity among parents of Latino preschoolers...
  4. doi request reprint Anaemia, lead poisoning and vitamin D deficiency in low-income children: do current screening recommendations match the burden of illness?
    Margaret Kersey
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Public Health Nutr 14:1424-8. 2011
    ..We sought to determine the relative prevalence of and the relationship among vitamin D deficiency, anaemia and EBLL among healthy low-income paediatric clinic patients...
  5. doi request reprint Household food insecurity is a risk factor for iron-deficiency anaemia in a multi-ethnic, low-income sample of infants and toddlers
    Kyong Park
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Public Health Nutr 12:2120-8. 2009
    ..The present study examines the relationships of household food security status with Fe deficiency (ID) and Fe-deficiency anaemia (IDA) among children less than 3 years of age, and associated factors that contribute to ID and IDA...
  6. ncbi request reprint Assuring the health of immigrants: what the leading health indicators tell us
    Namratha R Kandula
    University of Chicago, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 25:357-76. 2004
    ..In this paper, we discuss the health of immigrants from the perspective of these LHIs, as they provide a framework for anticipating some of the future health needs of immigrants and help define priority areas for research and action...