Affiliation: University of Massachusetts
- Why not routinely use best linear unbiased predictors (BLUPs) as estimates of cholesterol, per cent fat from kcal and physical activity?E J Stanek
404 Arnold House, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, MA 01002, USA
Stat Med 18:2943-59. 1999..We use the simulations to describe criteria for estimator choice, to identify parameter ranges where BLUE or BLUP estimates are superior, and discuss key ideas that underlie the results...
- Daily soil ingestion estimates for children at a Superfund siteE J Stanek
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst 01002, USA
Risk Anal 20:627-35. 2000..They also provide basic distributions that serve as a starting point for use in Monte Carlo risk assessments...
- Bioavailability of arsenic in soil: pilot study results and design considerationsEdward J Stanek
Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, Arnold House, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
Hum Exp Toxicol 29:945-60. 2010..7% (95% CI [36.2%, 61.3%]). Relative to bioavailability of As from food/beverage sources, soil-As is estimated to be 54.3% (95% CI [40.3%, 68.4%]) as bioavailable...
- The impact of an exercise intervention on C - reactive protein during pregnancy: a randomized controlled trialMarquis Hawkins
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 15:139. 2015..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of an individually-tailored motivationally-matched exercise intervention on CRP in pregnant women...
- A randomized controlled trial of prenatal physical activity to prevent gestational diabetes: design and methodsLisa Chasan-Taber
Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, 405 Arnold House, University of Massachusetts, 715 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01003 9304, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:851-9. 2009..To date, however, primary prevention trials have not been conducted to test whether an increase in physical activity reduces risk of developing GDM among women at high risk of this disorder...
- Impact of an exercise intervention on physical activity during pregnancy: the behaviors affecting baby and you studyMarquis Hawkins
Marquis Hawkins, Lisa Chasan Taber, and Edward Stanek are with the Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst Bess Marcus is with the Department Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine Barry Braun is with the Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Joe Ciccolo is with Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY Glenn Markenson is with the Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA
Am J Public Health 104:e74-81. 2014..We examined the impact of a prenatal exercise intervention on physical activity in 260 women at risk for gestational diabetes mellitus...
- Feasibility and efficacy of a physical activity intervention among pregnant women: the behaviors affecting baby and you (B.A.B.Y.) studyLisa Chasan-Taber
Dept of Public Health, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA
J Phys Act Health 8:S228-38. 2011..We evaluated the feasibility and preliminary efficacy of an exercise intervention among a diverse sample of pregnant women...
- Hormesis outperforms threshold model in National Cancer Institute antitumor drug screening databaseEdward J Calabrese
Department of Public Health, Environmental Health Sciences Program, Morrill I, N344, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
Toxicol Sci 94:368-78. 2006..The data call for the rejection of the threshold model for low-dose prediction, and they support the hormetic model as the default model for scientific interpretation of low-dose toxicological responses...
- Drug development and hormesis: changing conceptual understanding of the dose response creates new challenges and opportunities for more effective drugsEdward J Calabrese
Department of Public Health, Environmental Health Sciences Program, Morrill I, N344, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
Curr Opin Drug Discov Devel 9:117-23. 2006....
- Association between dietary fiber and serum C-reactive proteinYunsheng Ma
Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine and the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 83:760-6. 2006..Data on longitudinal associations between dietary fiber intake and CRP are currently lacking...
- Mixed Models for Finite PopulationsEdward Stanek; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..