Gretchen Van Wye

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Obesity and diabetes in New York City, 2002 and 2004
    Gretchen Van Wye
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Division of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, 158 East 115th Street, Room 300, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A48. 2008
  2. pmc An overview of 9/11 experiences and respiratory and mental health conditions among World Trade Center Health Registry enrollees
    Mark Farfel
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY, USA
    J Urban Health 85:880-909. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Secondhand smoke exposure among nonsmokers nationally and in New York City
    Jennifer A Ellis
    Bureau of Tobacco Control, Division of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:362-70. 2009
  4. pmc Benefits and barriers to electronic laboratory results reporting for notifiable diseases: the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene experience
    Trang Quyen Nguyen
    EIS Field Assignments Branch of the Office of Workforce and Career Development at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:S142-5. 2007
  5. pmc Case fatality rates based on population estimates of influenza-like illness due to novel H1N1 influenza: New York City, May-June 2009
    James L Hadler
    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, City of New York, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e11677. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Profiling risk of fear of an intimate partner among men and women
    E Carolyn Olson
    Division of Epidemiology, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 125 Worth Street, Room 315, CN 6, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Prev Med 47:559-64. 2008
  7. pmc Health care access and utilization among women who have sex with women: sexual behavior and identity
    Bonnie D Kerker
    NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Division of Epidemiology, Bureau of Epidemiology Services, New York, NY 10013, USA
    J Urban Health 83:970-9. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus type 2 and characteristics associated with undiagnosed infection: New York City, 2004
    Julia A Schillinger
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:599-606. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Mortality risk among recent-onset injection drug users in five U.S. cities
    David Vlahov
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:413-28. 2008
  10. pmc Asthma diagnosed after 11 September 2001 among rescue and recovery workers: findings from the World Trade Center Health Registry
    Katherine Wheeler
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1584-90. 2007

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Publications13

  1. pmc Obesity and diabetes in New York City, 2002 and 2004
    Gretchen Van Wye
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Division of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, 158 East 115th Street, Room 300, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A48. 2008
    ..We undertook this study to characterize trends in obesity and diagnosed diabetes from 2002 to 2004 among white, black, and Hispanic adult residents of New York City...
  2. pmc An overview of 9/11 experiences and respiratory and mental health conditions among World Trade Center Health Registry enrollees
    Mark Farfel
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY, USA
    J Urban Health 85:880-909. 2008
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Secondhand smoke exposure among nonsmokers nationally and in New York City
    Jennifer A Ellis
    Bureau of Tobacco Control, Division of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:362-70. 2009
    ..We describe smoking prevalence and secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure among adult nonsmokers in New York City (NYC) across key demographic strata and compare exposure estimates with those found nationally...
  4. pmc Benefits and barriers to electronic laboratory results reporting for notifiable diseases: the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene experience
    Trang Quyen Nguyen
    EIS Field Assignments Branch of the Office of Workforce and Career Development at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:S142-5. 2007
    ..We assessed the ELR experience of New York City's surveillance programs to identify barriers to ELR implementation and generalizable lessons about automated electronic notifiable disease surveillance...
  5. pmc Case fatality rates based on population estimates of influenza-like illness due to novel H1N1 influenza: New York City, May-June 2009
    James L Hadler
    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, City of New York, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e11677. 2010
    ..New York City (NYC) experienced an intensive initial outbreak that peaked in late May, providing the need and opportunity to rapidly quantify the severity of nH1N1...
  6. doi request reprint Profiling risk of fear of an intimate partner among men and women
    E Carolyn Olson
    Division of Epidemiology, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 125 Worth Street, Room 315, CN 6, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Prev Med 47:559-64. 2008
    ..Fear of a partner, a component of intimate partner violence (IPV), can be used in clinical IPV assessment. This study examines correlates of fear in a population-based, urban sample to inform a gender-specific health care response to IPV...
  7. pmc Health care access and utilization among women who have sex with women: sexual behavior and identity
    Bonnie D Kerker
    NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Division of Epidemiology, Bureau of Epidemiology Services, New York, NY 10013, USA
    J Urban Health 83:970-9. 2006
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus type 2 and characteristics associated with undiagnosed infection: New York City, 2004
    Julia A Schillinger
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:599-606. 2008
    ..We describe HSV-2 seroprevalence in adult New Yorkers, and examine the relationship between select characteristics, infection, and diagnosis...
  9. doi request reprint Mortality risk among recent-onset injection drug users in five U.S. cities
    David Vlahov
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:413-28. 2008
    ....
  10. pmc Asthma diagnosed after 11 September 2001 among rescue and recovery workers: findings from the World Trade Center Health Registry
    Katherine Wheeler
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1584-90. 2007
    ..Studies have consistently documented declines in respiratory health after 11 September 2001 (9/11) among surviving first responders and other World Trade Center (WTC) rescue, recovery, and clean-up workers...
  11. doi request reprint Increased screening colonoscopy rates and reduced racial disparities in the New York Citywide campaign: an urban model
    Catherine A Richards
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:1880-6. 2011
    ..We evaluated colonoscopy trends among adult New Yorkers aged 50 years and older between 2003 and 2007, the first five years of this campaign...
  12. pmc Respiratory and other health effects reported in children exposed to the World Trade Center disaster of 11 September 2001
    Pauline A Thomas
    New Jersey Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1383-90. 2008
    ..Effects of the World Trade Center (WTC) disaster on children's respiratory health have not been definitively established...
  13. ncbi request reprint Differences in PTSD prevalence and associated risk factors among World Trade Center disaster rescue and recovery workers
    Megan A Perrin
    Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory, Nathan S Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research, Bldg 35, 140 Old Orangeburg Rd, Orangeburg, NY 10962, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1385-94. 2007
    ..This study compared the prevalence and risk factors of current probable posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) across different occupations involved in rescue/recovery work at the World Trade Center site...