Ning Zhang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of obesity in new york nursing homes: associations with facility characteristics
    Ning Zhang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 265 Crittenden Blvd, CU 420644, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Gerontologist 53:567-81. 2013
  2. pmc Alcohol taxes and birth outcomes
    Ning Zhang
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:1901-12. 2010
  3. pmc Does early school entry prevent obesity among adolescent girls?
    Ning Zhang
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:644-6. 2011
  4. pmc Alcohol policy, social context, and infant health: the impact of minimum legal drinking age
    Ning Zhang
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 265 Crittenden Blvd, CU 420644, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3796-809. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of obesity in new york nursing homes: associations with facility characteristics
    Ning Zhang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 265 Crittenden Blvd, CU 420644, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Gerontologist 53:567-81. 2013
    ..Little is known about the characteristics of facilities that serve obese residents. We identified facility characteristics associated with risk-adjusted obesity prevalence, based on resource dependence theory...
  2. pmc Alcohol taxes and birth outcomes
    Ning Zhang
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:1901-12. 2010
    ..The binge drinking participation tax elasticity is -2.5 for beer and wine taxes and -9 for liquor taxes. These results demonstrate the potential intergenerational impact of increasing alcohol taxes...
  3. pmc Does early school entry prevent obesity among adolescent girls?
    Ning Zhang
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:644-6. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between early school entry and body weight status among adolescent girls...
  4. pmc Alcohol policy, social context, and infant health: the impact of minimum legal drinking age
    Ning Zhang
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 265 Crittenden Blvd, CU 420644, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3796-809. 2011
    ..This paper explores distal (secondary) effects of changing MLDA on indices of infant health, and whether changes in drinking behaviors or birth composition contributed to these effects...