Dwayne E Porter

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Considerations for using a geographic information system to assess environmental supports for physical activity
    Dwayne E Porter
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 1:A20. 2004
  2. pmc Associations of built food environment with body mass index and waist circumference among youth with diabetes
    Archana P Lamichhane
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:81. 2012
  3. pmc Neighborhood level risk factors for type 1 diabetes in youth: the SEARCH case-control study
    Angela D Liese
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 11:1. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Environmental measures of physical activity supports: perception versus reality
    Karen A Kirtland
    Prevention Research Center, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 730 Devine Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:323-31. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The development of a spatially explicit model to estimate radiocaesium body burdens in raccoons (Procyon lotor) for ecological risk assessment
    Karen F Gaines
    University of South Carolina, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Sci Total Environ 341:15-31. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Spatial patterning of supermarkets and fast food outlets with respect to neighborhood characteristics
    Archana P Lamichhane
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC, USA Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Place 23:157-64. 2013
  7. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness and proximity to commercial physical activity facilities among 12th grade girls
    Marsha Dowda
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Adolesc Health 50:497-502. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Associations of built food environment with dietary intake among youth with diabetes
    Archana P Lamichhane
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:217-24. 2012
  9. pmc Do physical activity facilities near schools affect physical activity in high school girls?
    Jennifer L Trilk
    Public Health Research Center, University of South Carolina, Suite 212, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Health Place 17:651-7. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Using Multiple Antibiotic Resistance and land use characteristics to determine sources of fecal coliform bacterial pollution
    R Heath Kelsey
    Belle W Baruch Institute for Marine Biology and Coastal Research, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 81:337-48. 2003

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Considerations for using a geographic information system to assess environmental supports for physical activity
    Dwayne E Porter
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 1:A20. 2004
    ..This article shares information about data-related issues that we encountered when using GIS to validate responses to a questionnaire about environmental supports for physical activity...
  2. pmc Associations of built food environment with body mass index and waist circumference among youth with diabetes
    Archana P Lamichhane
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:81. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the associations of accessibility and availability of supermarkets and fast food outlets with Body Mass Index (BMI) z-score and waist circumference among youth with diabetes...
  3. pmc Neighborhood level risk factors for type 1 diabetes in youth: the SEARCH case-control study
    Angela D Liese
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 11:1. 2012
    ..Home addresses were used to identify Census tracts of residence. Neighborhood-level variables were obtained from 2000 U.S. Census. Multivariate generalized linear mixed models were applied...
  4. ncbi request reprint Environmental measures of physical activity supports: perception versus reality
    Karen A Kirtland
    Prevention Research Center, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 730 Devine Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:323-31. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The development of a spatially explicit model to estimate radiocaesium body burdens in raccoons (Procyon lotor) for ecological risk assessment
    Karen F Gaines
    University of South Carolina, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Sci Total Environ 341:15-31. 2005
    ..This modelling effort provides a template for DOE managed lands and other large government facilities to establish a framework for site-specific ecological assessments that use wildlife species as endpoints...
  6. doi request reprint Spatial patterning of supermarkets and fast food outlets with respect to neighborhood characteristics
    Archana P Lamichhane
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC, USA Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Place 23:157-64. 2013
    ..Hence, future studies exploring the associations of food environment with diet or diet-related health outcome should concurrently examine all aspects of food environment (healthy and unhealthy). ..
  7. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness and proximity to commercial physical activity facilities among 12th grade girls
    Marsha Dowda
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Adolesc Health 50:497-502. 2012
    ..To investigate the relationship between proximity to commercial physical activity (PA) facilities and cardiorespiratory fitness of 12th grade girls...
  8. doi request reprint Associations of built food environment with dietary intake among youth with diabetes
    Archana P Lamichhane
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:217-24. 2012
    ..To evaluate the associations of supermarket and fast-food outlet accessibility and availability with dietary intake among youth with diabetes...
  9. pmc Do physical activity facilities near schools affect physical activity in high school girls?
    Jennifer L Trilk
    Public Health Research Center, University of South Carolina, Suite 212, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Health Place 17:651-7. 2011
    ..To investigate associations between the number of physical activity facilities within walking distance of school and physical activity behavior in 12th grade girls during after-school hours...
  10. ncbi request reprint Using Multiple Antibiotic Resistance and land use characteristics to determine sources of fecal coliform bacterial pollution
    R Heath Kelsey
    Belle W Baruch Institute for Marine Biology and Coastal Research, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 81:337-48. 2003
    ..The results of the regression analysis also suggest that sewage sources and rainfall runoff from urbanized areas may contribute to fecal pollution in the estuary...
  11. pmc Evaluating geographic variation in type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus incidence in youth in four US regions
    Angela D Liese
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Health Place 16:547-56. 2010
    ..02; r(CO)=-0.02; r(OH)=0.03; and r(WA=)0.09). Our study provides evidence for the presence of both regional and small area, localized variation in type 1 and type 2 incidence among youth aged 10-19 years in the United States...
  12. ncbi request reprint Using wildlife as receptor species: a landscape approach to ecological risk assessment
    Karen F Gaines
    University of South Carolina, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Environ Manage 34:528-45. 2004
    ..This approach is a template for other large federal facilities to establish a framework for site-specific risk assessments that use wildlife species as endpoints...
  13. pmc Validation of 3 food outlet databases: completeness and geospatial accuracy in rural and urban food environments
    Angela D Liese
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1324-33. 2010
    ..The marked undercount of food outlets and the geospatial inaccuracies observed have the potential to introduce bias into studies evaluating the impact of the built food environment...
  14. pmc Evaluating geographic imputation approaches for zip code level data: an application to a study of pediatric diabetes
    James D Hibbert
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 8:54. 2009
    ..Several geographic imputation methods have been suggested to overcome this limitation. Accuracy evaluation of these methods can be focused at the level of individuals and at higher group-levels (e.g., spatial distribution)...