Ashley Pedigo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tennessee
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Neighborhood disparities in stroke and myocardial infarction mortality: a GIS and spatial scan statistics approach
    Ashley Pedigo
    The University of Tennessee, Department of Comparative Medicine, 2407 River Drive Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 4543, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:644. 2011
  2. pmc Identifying unique neighborhood characteristics to guide health planning for stroke and heart attack: fuzzy cluster and discriminant analyses approaches
    Ashley Pedigo
    Department of Comparative Medicine, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e22693. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Temporal changes in geographic disparities in access to emergency heart attack and stroke care: are we any better today?
    Doreen Busingye
    The University of Tennessee, Department of Comparative Medicine, 2407 River Dr, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 2:247-63. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Neighborhood disparities in stroke and myocardial infarction mortality: a GIS and spatial scan statistics approach
    Ashley Pedigo
    The University of Tennessee, Department of Comparative Medicine, 2407 River Drive Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 4543, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:644. 2011
    ..Therefore, the objective of this study was to investigate spatial patterns of stroke and MI mortality risks in the East Tennessee Appalachian Region so as to identify neighborhoods with the highest risks...
  2. pmc Identifying unique neighborhood characteristics to guide health planning for stroke and heart attack: fuzzy cluster and discriminant analyses approaches
    Ashley Pedigo
    Department of Comparative Medicine, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e22693. 2011
    ..Therefore, this study used a robust multivariate approach to classify neighborhoods and identify their socio-demographic characteristics so as to provide information for evidence-based neighborhood health planning for stroke and MI...
  3. doi request reprint Temporal changes in geographic disparities in access to emergency heart attack and stroke care: are we any better today?
    Doreen Busingye
    The University of Tennessee, Department of Comparative Medicine, 2407 River Dr, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 2:247-63. 2011
    ..4% (2004) to 46.1% (2010). Most (96%) of the population had access to an ER within 30 min from 1999 to 2010. Access to care has improved in the last decade but more still needs to be done to address disparities in rural communities...