Brian Elbel

Summary

Affiliation: New York University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Calorie labeling and consumer estimation of calories purchased
    Glen B Taksler
    Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, G1 40F, Cleveland 44195, OH, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:91. 2014
  2. pmc Telephone care coordination for smokers in VA mental health clinics: protocol for a hybrid type-2 effectiveness-implementation trial
    Erin Rogers
    VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, 423 East 23rd Street 15N, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 8:7. 2013
  3. pmc Promotion of healthy eating through public policy: a controlled experiment
    Brian Elbel
    Department of Population Health, School of Medicine, New York University, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:49-55. 2013
  4. pmc Consumer purchasing patterns in response to calorie labeling legislation in New York City
    Maya K Vadiveloo
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, New York University, 35 West 4th St, NY, NY 10012 USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:51. 2011
  5. pmc An intervention to improve care and reduce costs for high-risk patients with frequent hospital admissions: a pilot study
    Maria C Raven
    Department of Emergency Medicine, NYU School of Medicine, 462 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:270. 2011
  6. doi Calorie labeling and food choices: a first look at the effects on low-income people in New York City
    Brian Elbel
    Division of General Internal Medicine at New York University School of Medicine and NYU Wagner School of Public Service, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w1110-21. 2009
  7. pmc Consumer estimation of recommended and actual calories at fast food restaurants
    Brian Elbel
    NYU School of Medicine, NYU Wagner School of Public Service, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1971-8. 2011
  8. pmc Child and adolescent fast-food choice and the influence of calorie labeling: a natural experiment
    B Elbel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, 423 East 23rd Street, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:493-500. 2011
  9. doi Assessment of a government-subsidized supermarket in a high-need area on household food availability and children's dietary intakes
    Brian Elbel
    1New York University School of Medicine, Department of Population Health, 227 E 30th Street, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Public Health Nutr 18:2881-90. 2015
  10. pmc Corner Store Purchases in a Low-Income Urban Community in NYC
    Kamila Kiszko
    Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, VZ30 6th Floor, New York, NY, 10016, USA
    J Community Health 40:1084-90. 2015

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Publications18

  1. pmc Calorie labeling and consumer estimation of calories purchased
    Glen B Taksler
    Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, G1 40F, Cleveland 44195, OH, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:91. 2014
    ..Studies rarely find fewer calories purchased following calorie labeling implementation. However, few studies consider whether estimates of the number of calories purchased improved following calorie labeling legislation...
  2. pmc Telephone care coordination for smokers in VA mental health clinics: protocol for a hybrid type-2 effectiveness-implementation trial
    Erin Rogers
    VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, 423 East 23rd Street 15N, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 8:7. 2013
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  3. pmc Promotion of healthy eating through public policy: a controlled experiment
    Brian Elbel
    Department of Population Health, School of Medicine, New York University, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:49-55. 2013
    ..To induce consumers to purchase healthier foods and beverages, some policymakers have suggested special taxes or labels on unhealthy products. The potential of such policies is unknown...
  4. pmc Consumer purchasing patterns in response to calorie labeling legislation in New York City
    Maya K Vadiveloo
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, New York University, 35 West 4th St, NY, NY 10012 USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:51. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether point-of-purchase calorie labels in New York City (NYC) chain restaurants affected food purchasing patterns in a sample of lower income adults in NYC and Newark, NJ...
  5. pmc An intervention to improve care and reduce costs for high-risk patients with frequent hospital admissions: a pilot study
    Maria C Raven
    Department of Emergency Medicine, NYU School of Medicine, 462 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:270. 2011
    ..Our objective was to pilot a novel patient-centered intervention for high-risk patients with frequent hospital admissions to determine its potential to improve care and reduce costs...
  6. doi Calorie labeling and food choices: a first look at the effects on low-income people in New York City
    Brian Elbel
    Division of General Internal Medicine at New York University School of Medicine and NYU Wagner School of Public Service, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w1110-21. 2009
    ..However, we did not detect a change in calories purchased after the introduction of calorie labeling. We encourage more research on menu labeling and greater attention to evaluating and implementing other obesity-related policies...
  7. pmc Consumer estimation of recommended and actual calories at fast food restaurants
    Brian Elbel
    NYU School of Medicine, NYU Wagner School of Public Service, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1971-8. 2011
    ..Overall knowledge remains low even with labeling. Additional public policies likely need to be considered to influence obesity on a large scale...
  8. pmc Child and adolescent fast-food choice and the influence of calorie labeling: a natural experiment
    B Elbel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, 423 East 23rd Street, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:493-500. 2011
    ..We examined children's and adolescents' fast-food choice and the influence of calorie labels in low-income communities in New York City (NYC) and in a comparison city (Newark, NJ)...
  9. doi Assessment of a government-subsidized supermarket in a high-need area on household food availability and children's dietary intakes
    Brian Elbel
    1New York University School of Medicine, Department of Population Health, 227 E 30th Street, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Public Health Nutr 18:2881-90. 2015
    ..To assess the impact of a new government-subsidized supermarket in a high-need area on household food availability and dietary habits in children...
  10. pmc Corner Store Purchases in a Low-Income Urban Community in NYC
    Kamila Kiszko
    Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, VZ30 6th Floor, New York, NY, 10016, USA
    J Community Health 40:1084-90. 2015
    ..Most of the participants shopped at the bodega frequently, valued its convenient location, and purchased unhealthy items. Work is needed to discover ways to encourage healthier choices at these stores...
  11. pmc Calorie labeling, fast food purchasing and restaurant visits
    Brian Elbel
    Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York Wagner School of Public Service, New York University, New York, New York
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:2172-9. 2013
    ..Researchers sought to determine whether a city-mandated policy requiring calorie labeling at fast food restaurants was associated with consumer awareness of labels, calories purchased and fast food restaurant visits...
  12. pmc Spending at mobile fruit and vegetable carts and using SNAP benefits to pay, Bronx, New York, 2013 and 2014
    Andrew Breck
    New York University Robert F Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York
    Prev Chronic Dis 12:E87. 2015
    ..86 more than customers who paid with cash. This finding suggests that there may be benefits to increasing the availability of electronic benefit transfer machines at Green Carts. ..
  13. pmc A water availability intervention in New York City public schools: influence on youths' water and milk behaviors
    Brian Elbel
    Brian Elbel and Jonathan Cantor are with the Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, and the Robert F Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York Tod Mijanovich is with the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences in the Professions, New York University s Steinhardt School, New York Courtney Abrams is with Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York At the time of the study, Lillian Dunn, Kristin Cappola, and Cathy Nonas were with New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York Stephen Onufrak and Sohyun Park are with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
    Am J Public Health 105:365-72. 2015
    ..We determined the influence of "water jets" on observed water and milk taking and self-reported fluid consumption in New York City public schools...
  14. pmc Same strategy different industry: corporate influence on public policy
    Donna Shelley
    Donna Shelley is with the Department of Population Health, Division of Comparative Effectiveness and Decision Science, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Gbenga Ogedegbe is with the Division of Health Behavior, Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine Brian Elbel is with the Division of Health Behavior, Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine
    Am J Public Health 104:e9-e11. 2014
    ..We offer recommendations that draw on the tobacco control movement's success in thwarting industry influence and promoting public health policies that hold promise to improve population health...
  15. doi Telephone Smoking-Cessation Counseling for Smokers in Mental Health Clinics: A Patient-Randomized Controlled Trial
    Erin S Rogers
    VA NY Harbor Healthcare System, New York, New York Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 50:518-27. 2016
    ..This study compared the effectiveness of a specialized telephone smoking-cessation intervention developed for mental health patients with standard state quit-line counseling...
  16. pmc Application of global positioning system methods for the study of obesity and hypertension risk among low-income housing residents in New York City: a spatial feasibility study
    Dustin T Duncan
    Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Geospat Health 9:57-70. 2014
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  17. pmc The influence of calorie labeling on food orders and consumption: a review of the literature
    Kamila M Kiszko
    Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, VZ30 6th Floor, New York, NY, 10016, USA
    J Community Health 39:1248-69. 2014
    ..Moving forward, researchers should consider novel, more effective ways of presenting nutrition information, while keeping a focus on particular subgroups that may be differentially affected by nutrition policies. ..
  18. doi Vulnerable patients' perceptions of health care quality and quality data
    Maria Catherine Raven
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Med Decis Making 32:311-26. 2012
    ..Little is known about how patients served by safety-net hospitals utilize and respond to hospital quality data...