Karin B Yeatts

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Conducting environmental health research in the Arabian Middle East: lessons learned and opportunities
    Karin B Yeatts
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:632-6. 2012
  2. pmc Construction of the Pediatric Asthma Impact Scale (PAIS) for the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS)
    Karin B Yeatts
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27510, USA Karin
    J Asthma 47:295-302. 2010
  3. pmc PROMIS Pediatric Anger Scale: an item response theory analysis
    Debra E Irwin
    Department of Epidemiology, CB 7295, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Qual Life Res 21:697-706. 2012
  4. pmc Indoor air pollutants and health in the United Arab Emirates
    Karin B Yeatts
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:687-94. 2012
  5. pmc Parent perceptions of neighborhood stressors are associated with general health and child respiratory health among low-income, urban families
    Kelly Quinn
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Asthma 47:281-9. 2010
  6. pmc Associations between ozone and morbidity using the Spatial Synoptic Classification system
    Adel F Hanna
    Institute for the Environment, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Environ Health 10:49. 2011
  7. pmc Stress and the city: housing stressors are associated with respiratory health among low socioeconomic status Chicago children
    Kelly Quinn
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Urban Health 87:688-702. 2010
  8. doi The relationship between patient-provider communication and quality of life for children with asthma and their caregivers
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Asthma 50:791-8. 2013
  9. doi Hazard assessment of United Arab Emirates (UAE) incense smoke
    Rebecca Cohen
    Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7431, USA
    Sci Total Environ 458:176-86. 2013
  10. pmc Association of childhood obesity with atopic and nonatopic asthma: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2006
    Cynthia M Visness
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27517, U S A
    J Asthma 47:822-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Conducting environmental health research in the Arabian Middle East: lessons learned and opportunities
    Karin B Yeatts
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:632-6. 2012
    ..Although the pace of change is brisk, there is a dearth of environmental health research in this region...
  2. pmc Construction of the Pediatric Asthma Impact Scale (PAIS) for the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS)
    Karin B Yeatts
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27510, USA Karin
    J Asthma 47:295-302. 2010
    ..PROMIS's main goal was to develop a set of item banks and computerized adaptive tests for the clinical research community. Asthma, as the most common chronic childhood disease, was chosen for a disease-specific pediatric item bank...
  3. pmc PROMIS Pediatric Anger Scale: an item response theory analysis
    Debra E Irwin
    Department of Epidemiology, CB 7295, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Qual Life Res 21:697-706. 2012
    ..The objective of the present study was to report on the psychometric properties of the PROMIS Pediatric Anger Scale...
  4. pmc Indoor air pollutants and health in the United Arab Emirates
    Karin B Yeatts
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:687-94. 2012
    ..Multipollutant exposure and health assessments in cohort studies are needed to better characterize health effects of indoor air pollutants...
  5. pmc Parent perceptions of neighborhood stressors are associated with general health and child respiratory health among low-income, urban families
    Kelly Quinn
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Asthma 47:281-9. 2010
    ..Identifying factors that covary with lower SES and minority-group status-e.g., stress-is important for understanding asthma's social patterning...
  6. pmc Associations between ozone and morbidity using the Spatial Synoptic Classification system
    Adel F Hanna
    Institute for the Environment, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Environ Health 10:49. 2011
    ..We evaluated the effect of synoptic circulation patterns (air masses) on the association between ozone and hospital admissions for asthma and myocardial infarction (MI) among adults in North Carolina...
  7. pmc Stress and the city: housing stressors are associated with respiratory health among low socioeconomic status Chicago children
    Kelly Quinn
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Urban Health 87:688-702. 2010
    ..Interventions to improve asthma outcomes must address individuals' reactions to stress while we seek structural solutions to residential stressors and health inequities...
  8. doi The relationship between patient-provider communication and quality of life for children with asthma and their caregivers
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Asthma 50:791-8. 2013
    ..This study examined whether patient-provider communication is associated with asthma-related quality of life (QOL) and asthma outcomes among children with asthma and their caregivers...
  9. doi Hazard assessment of United Arab Emirates (UAE) incense smoke
    Rebecca Cohen
    Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7431, USA
    Sci Total Environ 458:176-86. 2013
    ..Our hazard evaluation suggests that incense burning contributes to indoor air pollution and could be harmful to human health...
  10. pmc Association of childhood obesity with atopic and nonatopic asthma: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2006
    Cynthia M Visness
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27517, U S A
    J Asthma 47:822-9. 2010
    ..Some, but not all, studies have shown that the effect of obesity on asthma is stronger among nonatopic individuals than among those with atopy. Systemic inflammation may be a factor in this relationship...