Sharon Stein Merkin

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Neighborhoods and cumulative biological risk profiles by race/ethnicity in a national sample of U.S. adults: NHANES III
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    Division of Geriatrics, UCLA Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:194-201. 2009
  2. pmc Socioeconomic status and polycystic ovary syndrome
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California Los Angeles, 10945 Le Conte Avenue, CA 90095, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:413-9. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Area socioeconomic status and progressive CKD: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 46:203-13. 2005
  4. pmc Education differentials by race and ethnicity in the diagnosis and management of hypercholesterolemia: a national sample of U.S. adults (NHANES 1999-2002)
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    Division of Geriatrics, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10945 Le Conte Avenue, Suite 2339, Los Angeles, California, 90095 1687, USA
    Int J Public Health 54:166-74. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Individual and neighborhood socioeconomic status and progressive chronic kidney disease in an elderly population: The Cardiovascular Health Study
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Blatimore, MD 21205, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:809-21. 2007
  6. pmc Neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage and mortality after stroke
    Arleen F Brown
    From the Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research A F B, L J L, J J E, Department of Neurology S D V, B O, T Y, and Division of Geriatrics S S M, University of California, Los Angeles Departments of Neurology and Epidemiology W T L, University of Washington, Seattle Department of Neurosciences B O, University of California, San Diego SCAN Healthplan T Y, Long Beach, CA and RAND J J E, Santa Monica, CA
    Neurology 80:520-7. 2013
  7. pmc Socioeconomic status over the life-course and adult bone mineral density: the Midlife in the U.S. Study
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Division of General Internal Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Bone 51:107-13. 2012
  8. pmc Agreement of self-reported comorbid conditions with medical and physician reports varied by disease among end-stage renal disease patients
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:634-42. 2007
  9. pmc Socioeconomic and ethnic disparities in cardiovascular risk in the United States, 2001-2006
    Arun S Karlamangla
    Division of Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:617-28. 2010
  10. pmc Exploring psychosocial pathways between neighbourhood characteristics and stroke in older adults: the cardiovascular health study
    Tingjian Yan
    Department of Resource and Outcomes Management, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Age Ageing 42:391-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Neighborhoods and cumulative biological risk profiles by race/ethnicity in a national sample of U.S. adults: NHANES III
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    Division of Geriatrics, UCLA Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:194-201. 2009
    ..To examine race/ethnic-specific patterns of association between neighborhood socioeconomic status (NSES) and a cumulative biological risk index in a nationally representative population...
  2. pmc Socioeconomic status and polycystic ovary syndrome
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California Los Angeles, 10945 Le Conte Avenue, CA 90095, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:413-9. 2011
    ..We examined the association of PCOS and its components with socioeconomic status (SES) over the life course to explore the role of the environment on the development of PCOS...
  3. ncbi request reprint Area socioeconomic status and progressive CKD: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 46:203-13. 2005
    ..We conducted a cohort study of 12,856 Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study participants to examine the independent risk for progressive CKD associated with living in a low SES area...
  4. pmc Education differentials by race and ethnicity in the diagnosis and management of hypercholesterolemia: a national sample of U.S. adults (NHANES 1999-2002)
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    Division of Geriatrics, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10945 Le Conte Avenue, Suite 2339, Los Angeles, California, 90095 1687, USA
    Int J Public Health 54:166-74. 2009
    ..To examine education differentials in screening, awareness, treatment and control of hypercholesterolemia overall and in 3 race/ethnic groups...
  5. ncbi request reprint Individual and neighborhood socioeconomic status and progressive chronic kidney disease in an elderly population: The Cardiovascular Health Study
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Blatimore, MD 21205, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:809-21. 2007
    ..As such, living in a low SES area is associated with greater risk of pCKD in an elderly US population...
  6. pmc Neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage and mortality after stroke
    Arleen F Brown
    From the Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research A F B, L J L, J J E, Department of Neurology S D V, B O, T Y, and Division of Geriatrics S S M, University of California, Los Angeles Departments of Neurology and Epidemiology W T L, University of Washington, Seattle Department of Neurosciences B O, University of California, San Diego SCAN Healthplan T Y, Long Beach, CA and RAND J J E, Santa Monica, CA
    Neurology 80:520-7. 2013
    ..We examined whether socioeconomic features of the residential neighborhood contribute to poststroke mortality and whether neighborhood influences are mediated by traditional behavioral and biologic risk factors...
  7. pmc Socioeconomic status over the life-course and adult bone mineral density: the Midlife in the U.S. Study
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Division of General Internal Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Bone 51:107-13. 2012
    ..Adult bone mass depends on acquisition in childhood and decline in adulthood, and may be influenced by socioeconomic conditions over the entire life course...
  8. pmc Agreement of self-reported comorbid conditions with medical and physician reports varied by disease among end-stage renal disease patients
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:634-42. 2007
    ..To compare self-report of eight diseases with review of medical records and physician reports...
  9. pmc Socioeconomic and ethnic disparities in cardiovascular risk in the United States, 2001-2006
    Arun S Karlamangla
    Division of Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:617-28. 2010
    ..To quantify socioeconomic status and ethnic differences in risk for coronary heart disease (CHD) accrued from major risk factors in the United States...
  10. pmc Exploring psychosocial pathways between neighbourhood characteristics and stroke in older adults: the cardiovascular health study
    Tingjian Yan
    Department of Resource and Outcomes Management, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Age Ageing 42:391-7. 2013
    ..to investigate whether psychosocial pathways mediate the association between neighbourhood socioeconomic disadvantage and stroke...
  11. pmc Accuracy of patients' reports of comorbid disease and their association with mortality in ESRD
    Kerri L Cavanaugh
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 2372, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:118-27. 2008
    ..Patient awareness of chronic diseases is low. Unawareness may represent poor understanding of chronic illness and may be associated with poor outcomes in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic disadvantage and change in blood pressure associated with aging
    Ana V Diez Roux
    Division of General Medicine, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 106:703-10. 2002
    ..Few studies have examined how the longitudinal change in blood pressure associated with aging differs across social groups within industrialized countries...
  13. doi request reprint Exploring the pathways between socioeconomic status and ESRD
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:539-41. 2008
  14. pmc Geographic socioeconomic status, race, and advanced-stage breast cancer in New York City
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    New York City Department of Health, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:64-70. 2002
    ..This study examined the association between a residential area' socioeconomic status (SES), race, and advanced-stage breast cancer in New York City...