Karen A Ertel
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Maternal depression in the United States: nationally representative rates and risksKaren A Ertel
Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02116, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1609-17. 2011..To examine the public health burden of major depressive disorder (MDD) among mothers: its prevalence and sociodemographic patterns; associated functioning, comorbidities, and adversities; and racial/ethnic disparities...
- Perceived neighborhood safety and incident mobility disability among elders: the hazards of povertyCHERYL R CLARK
Center for Community Health and Health Equity, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Faulkner Hospitalist Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
BMC Public Health 9:162. 2009..We hypothesized that low-income elders and elders at retirement age (65 - 74) would be at greatest risk of mobility disability onset in the face of perceived or measured crime-related safety hazards...
- Incorporating home demands into models of job strain: findings from the work, family, and health networkKaren A Ertel
Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston MA 02115, USA
J Occup Environ Med 50:1244-52. 2008..The purpose of this article was to integrate home demands with the demand-control-support model to test if home demands interact with job strain to increase depressive symptoms...
- Antenatal and postpartum depressive symptoms are differentially associated with early childhood weight and adiposityKaren A Ertel
Departments of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:179-89. 2010..14 [0.11, 2.18]). In conclusion, whereas antenatal depression was associated with smaller size and central adiposity at age 3 years, postpartum depression was associated with higher overall adiposity...
- Maternal depressive symptoms not associated with reduced height in young children in a US prospective cohort studyKaren A Ertel
Department of Society, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
PLoS ONE 5:e13656. 2010..We examined the relationships between antenatal and postpartum depressive symptoms and child height and linear growth from birth to age 3 years in a U.S. sample...
- Socioeconomic status, occupational characteristics, and sleep duration in African/Caribbean immigrants and US White health care workersKaren A Ertel
Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, MA 02115, USA
Sleep 34:509-18. 2011....
- Depressive symptoms in extended-care employees: children, social support, and work-family conditionsEmily M O'Donnell
Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
Issues Ment Health Nurs 32:752-65. 2011..08 and β = 0.85, with and without support, respectively) and may differ by gender. We recommend that future research examine the role of parenting and social support in predicting employee mental health...
- Maternal perinatal depression is not independently associated with child body mass index in the Generation R Study: methods and missing data matterKaren A Ertel
Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Arnold House, 715 N Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
J Clin Epidemiol 65:1300-9. 2012....
- Effects of social integration on preserving memory function in a nationally representative US elderly populationKaren A Ertel
Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Public Health 98:1215-20. 2008....