C D Zick

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Genetic testing for Alzheimer's disease and its impact on insurance purchasing behavior
    Cathleen D Zick
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:483-90. 2005
  2. pmc Harvesting more than vegetables: the potential weight control benefits of community gardening
    Cathleen D Zick
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1110-5. 2013
  3. pmc Re-visiting the relationship between neighbourhood environment and BMI: an instrumental variables approach to correcting for residential selection bias
    Cathleen D Zick
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, 225 South 1400 East, Room 220, 84112, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:27. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the wealth holdings of recent widows
    C D Zick
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 55:S90-7. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic testing, adverse selection, and the demand for life insurance
    C D Zick
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Am J Med Genet 93:29-39. 2000
  6. pmc Time use choices and healthy body weight: a multivariate analysis of data from the American Time Use Survey
    Cathleen D Zick
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:84. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Trends in Americans' food-related time use: 1975-2006
    Cathleen D Zick
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, Institute of Public and International Affairs, University of Utah, 225 South 1400 East, Room 228, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:1064-72. 2010
  8. pmc Running to the store? The relationship between neighborhood environments and the risk of obesity
    Cathleen D Zick
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Soc Sci Med 69:1493-500. 2009
  9. pmc Mixed land use and walkability: Variations in land use measures and relationships with BMI, overweight, and obesity
    Barbara B Brown
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, 225 S 1400 E RM 228, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0080, USA
    Health Place 15:1130-41. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Are you what your mother weighs? Evaluating the impact of maternal weight trajectories on youth overweight
    Lori Kowaleski-Jones
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 84112 0080, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:680-6. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Genetic testing for Alzheimer's disease and its impact on insurance purchasing behavior
    Cathleen D Zick
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:483-90. 2005
    ..If genetic testing for Alzheimer's risk assessment becomes common, it could trigger adverse selection in long-term care insurance...
  2. pmc Harvesting more than vegetables: the potential weight control benefits of community gardening
    Cathleen D Zick
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1110-5. 2013
    ..We examined the association of participation in community gardening with healthy body weight...
  3. pmc Re-visiting the relationship between neighbourhood environment and BMI: an instrumental variables approach to correcting for residential selection bias
    Cathleen D Zick
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, 225 South 1400 East, Room 220, 84112, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:27. 2013
    ..In cross-sectional studies, non-random residential selection impedes researchers' ability to conclude that neighbourhood environments cause these outcomes...
  4. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the wealth holdings of recent widows
    C D Zick
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 55:S90-7. 2000
    ..This study examines the wealth holdings of recent widows, how they compare to those of married couple households, and the potential to use this wealth to augment the incomes of widowed women...
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic testing, adverse selection, and the demand for life insurance
    C D Zick
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Am J Med Genet 93:29-39. 2000
    ..Our analyses show that women who test positive for the BRCA1 gene mutation do not capitalize on their informational advantage by purchasing more life insurance than those women who have not undergone genetic testing...
  6. pmc Time use choices and healthy body weight: a multivariate analysis of data from the American Time Use Survey
    Cathleen D Zick
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:84. 2011
    ..We also estimate three alternative models that relate time use to BMI...
  7. ncbi request reprint Trends in Americans' food-related time use: 1975-2006
    Cathleen D Zick
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, Institute of Public and International Affairs, University of Utah, 225 South 1400 East, Room 228, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:1064-72. 2010
    ..To describe how the time spent in food-related activities by Americans has changed over the past 30 years...
  8. pmc Running to the store? The relationship between neighborhood environments and the risk of obesity
    Cathleen D Zick
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Soc Sci Med 69:1493-500. 2009
    ..Finally, multiple food options within a neighborhood reduce BMI/obesity risk, relative to no food options, for individuals living in either low-income or non-low neighborhoods...
  9. pmc Mixed land use and walkability: Variations in land use measures and relationships with BMI, overweight, and obesity
    Barbara B Brown
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, 225 S 1400 E RM 228, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0080, USA
    Health Place 15:1130-41. 2009
    ..Thus the presence of walkable land uses, rather than their equal mixture, relates to healthy weight...
  10. doi request reprint Are you what your mother weighs? Evaluating the impact of maternal weight trajectories on youth overweight
    Lori Kowaleski-Jones
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 84112 0080, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:680-6. 2010
    ..Maternal weight histories offer additional insights about the youth's home environment that are associated with the risk of a youth being overweight...
  11. doi request reprint Walkability and body mass index density, design, and new diversity measures
    Ken R Smith
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, 225 S 1400 E RM 228, University of Utah, Salt Lake City UT 84112 0080, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:237-44. 2008
    ..S. have increased interest in community designs that encourage healthy weight. This study relates neighborhood walkability-density, pedestrian-friendly design, and two novel measures of land-use diversity-to residents' excess weight...
  12. ncbi request reprint Physical activity during the transition from adolescence to adulthood
    Cathleen D Zick
    Dept of Family and Consumer Studies and Institute for Public and International Affairs, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    J Phys Act Health 4:125-37. 2007
    ..We examine how age, life course roles, and contextual variables relate to both the composition and the overall level of physical activity in late adolescence and early adulthood...
  13. ncbi request reprint Voluntary disclosure of BRCA1 mutation test results
    Ken R Smith
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Genet Test 6:89-92. 2002
    ..High rates of disclosure to family members should promote awareness of hereditary cancer risk. Selective disclosure to co-workers and insurers may promote information asymmetries that could affect employment and insurance markets...
  14. ncbi request reprint Risk of mortality following widowhood: age and sex differences by mode of death
    K R Smith
    Department of Family and Consumer Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112, USA
    Soc Biol 43:59-71. 1996
    ..These gender, age, and mode-of-death differences are consistent with role theory and theories of social support...