Ali H Mokdad

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The Behavioral Risk Factors Surveillance System: past, present, and future
    Ali H Mokdad
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98121, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 30:43-54. 2009
  2. pmc Weight control behaviors in overweight/obese U.S. adults with diagnosed hypertension and diabetes
    Guixiang Zhao
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 8:13. 2009
  3. pmc The impact of obesity on time spent with the provider and number of medications managed during office-based physician visits using a cross-sectional, national health survey
    William S Pearson
    Division of Adult and Communty Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:436. 2009
  4. pmc Gene polymorphisms in association with emerging cardiovascular risk markers in adult women
    Amy Z Fan
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMC Med Genet 11:6. 2010
  5. doi request reprint In denial: misperceptions of weight change among adults in the United States
    Catherine M Wetmore
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Prev Med 55:93-100. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Characteristics associated with the uptake of influenza vaccination among adults in the United States
    Mayuko Takayama
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Prev Med 54:358-62. 2012
  7. pmc Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in United States counties, 2001-2009
    Casey Olives
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e60308. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Results of the Global Youth Tobacco Survey and implementation of WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in former Soviet Union countries
    Gulnoza Usmanova
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, 2301 5th Avenue, Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Int J Public Health 58:217-26. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Results of the Global Youth Tobacco Survey and implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR) countries
    Gulnoza Usmanova
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, 2301 5th Avenue, Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98121, United States Electronic address
    J Epidemiol Glob Health 3:217-34. 2013
  10. pmc Measuring health behaviors in populations
    Ali H Mokdad
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, 2301 Fifth Ave, Ste 600, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A75. 2010

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint The Behavioral Risk Factors Surveillance System: past, present, and future
    Ali H Mokdad
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98121, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 30:43-54. 2009
    ..This article provides an overview of the issues faced by BRFSS and the strategies in place to address them...
  2. pmc Weight control behaviors in overweight/obese U.S. adults with diagnosed hypertension and diabetes
    Guixiang Zhao
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 8:13. 2009
    ..Losing weight by means of energy restriction and physical activity has been effective in preventing and managing these diseases. However, weight control behaviors among overweight/obese adults with these conditions are poorly understood...
  3. pmc The impact of obesity on time spent with the provider and number of medications managed during office-based physician visits using a cross-sectional, national health survey
    William S Pearson
    Division of Adult and Communty Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:436. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if outpatient visits by obese persons required more time with the provider and more prescription medication management compared to visits made by non-obese persons...
  4. pmc Gene polymorphisms in association with emerging cardiovascular risk markers in adult women
    Amy Z Fan
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMC Med Genet 11:6. 2010
    ..This population-based study is aimed to determine the presence of associations between a wide array of genetic variants and emerging cardiovascular risk markers among adult US women...
  5. doi request reprint In denial: misperceptions of weight change among adults in the United States
    Catherine M Wetmore
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Prev Med 55:93-100. 2012
    ..We used data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System to explore how adults in the United States recall their weight change and to identify characteristics associated with weight changes...
  6. doi request reprint Characteristics associated with the uptake of influenza vaccination among adults in the United States
    Mayuko Takayama
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Prev Med 54:358-62. 2012
    ..We identified characteristics associated with influenza vaccination that might inform strategies for increasing coverage...
  7. pmc Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in United States counties, 2001-2009
    Casey Olives
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e60308. 2013
    ..Concurrent increases in treatment and control of hypertension are promising, but efforts to decrease the prevalence of hypertension are needed...
  8. doi request reprint Results of the Global Youth Tobacco Survey and implementation of WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in former Soviet Union countries
    Gulnoza Usmanova
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, 2301 5th Avenue, Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Int J Public Health 58:217-26. 2013
    ..We used data from the Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS) to monitor articles of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in Former Soviet Union (FSU) countries...
  9. doi request reprint Results of the Global Youth Tobacco Survey and implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR) countries
    Gulnoza Usmanova
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, 2301 5th Avenue, Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98121, United States Electronic address
    J Epidemiol Glob Health 3:217-34. 2013
    ..We used Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS) data collected over time to monitor articles of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) in WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR)...
  10. pmc Measuring health behaviors in populations
    Ali H Mokdad
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, 2301 Fifth Ave, Ste 600, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A75. 2010
    ..With changes in telephone use (eg, rapid decline in the ownership of landlines), innovative methods to collect data on health behaviors, such as in health care settings or through Internet-based surveys, need to be developed...
  11. pmc High total serum cholesterol, medication coverage and therapeutic control: an analysis of national health examination survey data from eight countries
    Gregory A Roth
    Division of Cardiology, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Street room AA522, Seattle, WA 98195 6422, United States of America
    Bull World Health Organ 89:92-101. 2011
    ..To determine the fraction of individuals with high total serum cholesterol who get diagnosed and effectively treated in eight high- and middle-income countries...