K E Pickett

Summary

Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Defining preterm delivery--the epidemiology of clinical presentation
    K E Pickett
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 14:305-8. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Fluctuations of maternal smoking during pregnancy
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:140-7. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The working-class context of pregnancy smoking
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Ave, IL 60637, USA
    Health Place 8:167-75. 2002
  4. pmc Multilevel analyses of neighbourhood socioeconomic context and health outcomes: a critical review
    K E Pickett
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:111-22. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint The management of ASCUS cervical cytologic abnormalities and HPV testing: a cautionary note
    A L Herbst
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:849-51. 2001
  6. pmc Child wellbeing and income inequality in rich societies: ecological cross sectional study
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 335:1080. 2007
  7. pmc Income inequality and socioeconomic gradients in mortality
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Am J Public Health 98:699-704. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood economic disadvantage, violent crime, group density, and pregnancy outcomes in a diverse, urban population
    Christopher M Masi
    University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:2440-57. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The problems of relative deprivation: why some societies do better than others
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:1965-78. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Is prenatal smoking associated with a developmental pattern of conduct problems in young boys?
    Lauren S Wakschlag
    Institute for Juvenile Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:461-7. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Patterns of Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy
    KATE PICKETT; Fiscal Year: 2002

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Defining preterm delivery--the epidemiology of clinical presentation
    K E Pickett
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 14:305-8. 2000
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Fluctuations of maternal smoking during pregnancy
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:140-7. 2003
    ..Simple measures of smoking may lead to under-estimation of the impact of smoking on the fetus, and brief smoking cessation interventions early in pregnancy are likely to be inadequate for many smokers during pregnancy...
  3. ncbi request reprint The working-class context of pregnancy smoking
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Ave, IL 60637, USA
    Health Place 8:167-75. 2002
    ..Individual and family characteristics alone may be insufficient to explain smoking during pregnancy; the social class context of the places in which pregnant women live may also influence this behavior...
  4. pmc Multilevel analyses of neighbourhood socioeconomic context and health outcomes: a critical review
    K E Pickett
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:111-22. 2001
    ..Multilevel or contextual analyses of social factors and health represent a possible reconciliation between two divergent epidemiological paradigms-individual risk factor epidemiology and an ecological approach...
  5. ncbi request reprint The management of ASCUS cervical cytologic abnormalities and HPV testing: a cautionary note
    A L Herbst
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:849-51. 2001
    ..We conclude that, based on published data, HPV testing for routine clinical management of low-grade cytologic abnormalities (ASCUS smears) is not warranted, and that HPV testing is currently an investigational tool...
  6. pmc Child wellbeing and income inequality in rich societies: ecological cross sectional study
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 335:1080. 2007
    ....
  7. pmc Income inequality and socioeconomic gradients in mortality
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Am J Public Health 98:699-704. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood economic disadvantage, violent crime, group density, and pregnancy outcomes in a diverse, urban population
    Christopher M Masi
    University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:2440-57. 2007
    ..These results suggest that group density and violent crime may impact birth weight via different mechanisms...
  9. ncbi request reprint The problems of relative deprivation: why some societies do better than others
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:1965-78. 2007
    ..Instead, the picture suggests that their frequency in a population is affected by the scale of social stratification that differs substantially from one society to another...
  10. ncbi request reprint Is prenatal smoking associated with a developmental pattern of conduct problems in young boys?
    Lauren S Wakschlag
    Institute for Juvenile Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:461-7. 2006
    ....
  11. doi request reprint People like us: ethnic group density effects on health
    Kate E Pickett
    Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Ethn Health 13:321-34. 2008
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  12. pmc Adolescent birth rates, total homicides, and income inequality in rich countries
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building Room A TB 220, Heslington, York YO10 5DD UK
    Am J Public Health 95:1181-3. 2005
    ..These results, coupled with no association with absolute income, suggested that violence and births to adolescents may reflect gender-differentiated responses to low social status and could be reduced by reducing income inequality...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effects of racial density and income incongruity on pregnancy outcomes
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Room A TB 220, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Soc Sci Med 60:2229-38. 2005
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of menopause on grip and pinch strength: results from the Chicago, Illinois, site of the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Lianne M Kurina
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637 1470, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:484-91. 2004
    ..05). Greater physical activity was the strongest predictor of grip and pinch strength (p < 0.0001). Results indicate that transition through menopause is associated with a decline in grip and pinch strength...
  15. pmc Maternal smoking during pregnancy and severe antisocial behavior in offspring: a review
    Lauren S Wakschlag
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:966-74. 2002
    ..Recent research suggests that in utero exposure to maternal smoking is a risk factor for conduct disorder and delinquency. We review evidence of causality, a controversial but important public health question...
  16. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood socioeconomic status, maternal race and preterm delivery: a case-control study
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:410-8. 2002
    ..To explore associations between neighborhood socioeconomic context and preterm delivery, independent of maternal and family socioeconomic status, in African-American and white women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pregnant smokers who quit, pregnant smokers who don't: does history of problem behavior make a difference?
    Lauren S Wakschlag
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue MC 3077, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:2449-60. 2003
    ..Examining pregnancy smoking as part of a broader matrix of problem behavior may help to identify pregnant women most at risk for persistent smoking and inform the development of targeted interventions...
  18. pmc Impact of social ties on self reported health in France: is everyone affected equally?
    Zoe Heritage
    Dept of Epidemiology and Public Health, Nottingham University, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:243. 2008
    ..To examine the association of social ties and income with self reported health, in order to investigate if social ties have a greater impact on the health of people on low incomes compared to those financially better off...
  19. ncbi request reprint Psychosexual characteristics of men and women exposed prenatally to diethylstilbestrol
    Linda Titus-Ernstoff
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Dartmouth Medical School, and the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Epidemiology 14:155-60. 2003
    ..The adverse effects of prenatal exposure on the genitourinary tract in men and the reproductive tract in women are well established, but the possible effects on psychosexual characteristics remain largely unknown...
  20. ncbi request reprint Economic development and inequality affect IQ. A response to Kanazawa
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 12:161-6. 2007
  21. ncbi request reprint Elucidating early mechanisms of developmental psychopathology: the case of prenatal smoking and disruptive behavior
    Lauren S Wakschlag
    Institute for Juvenile Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Child Dev 77:893-906. 2006
    ....
  22. pmc Income inequality and the prevalence of mental illness: a preliminary international analysis
    Kate E Pickett
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:646-7. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Health inequalities and the UK Presidency of the EU
    Richard Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Lancet 367:1126-8. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Is patient travel distance associated with survival on phase II clinical trials in oncology?
    Elizabeth B Lamont
    Department of Medicine and Cancer Research Center, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:1370-5. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that this phenomenon, often called "referral bias" or "distance bias," may also be evident in curative-intent cancer trials at specialized cancer centers...
  25. ncbi request reprint Marital status disparities in maternal smoking during pregnancy, breastfeeding and maternal depression
    Kathleen Kiernan
    Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of York Heslington, UK
    Soc Sci Med 63:335-46. 2006
    ..There was also an increased risk of maternal depression with looser parental bonding, and among non-married groups this increased risk was most noticeable among cohabiting mothers when compared with solo mothers...
  26. pmc Widening social inequalities in risk for sudden infant death syndrome
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 3, University of York, Heslington, York, Y010 5DD, England
    Am J Public Health 95:1976-81. 2005
    ..Our objective was to see whether the "Back to Sleep" campaign, which involves an effective, easy, and free intervention, has reduced social class inequalities in SIDS...
  27. ncbi request reprint Income inequality and population health: a review and explanation of the evidence
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:1768-84. 2006
    ..We finish by discussing possible objections to our interpretation of the findings...
  28. pmc Wider income gaps, wider waistbands? An ecological study of obesity and income inequality
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 3, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:670-4. 2005
    ..To see if obesity, deaths from diabetes, and daily calorie intake are associated with income inequality among developed countries...
  29. ncbi request reprint Self-reported smoking, cotinine levels, and patterns of smoking in pregnancy
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:368-76. 2005
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Research Grants1

  1. Patterns of Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy
    KATE PICKETT; Fiscal Year: 2002
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