Yongwen Jiang

Summary

Affiliation: Rhode Island
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Suicide patterns and association with predictors among Rhode Island public high school students: a latent class analysis
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, 3 Capitol Hill, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1701-7. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Burden of Violent Death on Years of Life Lost in Rhode Island, 2006-2013
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, Rhode Island Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 51:S251-S259. 2016
  3. doi request reprint A latent class model to identify city/town chronic disease patterns
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, RI, USA Brown University School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Providence, RI, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 73:139-44. 2015
  4. pmc Weight misperception and health risk behaviors in youth: the 2011 US YRBS
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:765-80. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Burden of hospital-onset Clostridium difficile infection in patients discharged from Rhode Island hospitals, 2010-2011: application of present on admission indicators
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, Rhode Island 02908, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:700-8. 2013
  6. pmc Using disability-adjusted life years to assess the burden of disease and injury in Rhode Island
    Yongwen Jiang
    Rhode Island Department of Health, Center for Health Data and Analysis, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Public Health Rep 127:293-303. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Adolescent suicide and health risk behaviors: Rhode Island's 2007 Youth Risk Behavior Survey
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:551-5. 2010
  8. pmc A comparison of depression and mental distress indicators, Rhode Island Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2006
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A37. 2011
  9. pmc A latent class modeling approach to evaluate behavioral risk factors and health-related quality of life
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, 3 Capitol Hill, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A137. 2011
  10. pmc Using item response theory to analyze the relationship between health-related quality of life and health risk factors
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, 3 Capitol Hill, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A30. 2009

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Publications23

  1. pmc Suicide patterns and association with predictors among Rhode Island public high school students: a latent class analysis
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, 3 Capitol Hill, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1701-7. 2010
    ..We analyzed Rhode Island's 2007 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) data to investigate suicide patterns and their association with suicide risk predictors among public high school students...
  2. doi request reprint Burden of Violent Death on Years of Life Lost in Rhode Island, 2006-2013
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, Rhode Island Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 51:S251-S259. 2016
    ..To the authors' knowledge, there has been no examination of YLLs using the Rhode Island Violent Death Reporting System data. This study's objective was to assess the burden of violent death in Rhode Island in terms of YLLs...
  3. doi request reprint A latent class model to identify city/town chronic disease patterns
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, RI, USA Brown University School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Providence, RI, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 73:139-44. 2015
    ..We adapted a model created by Massachusetts to create customized city/town profiles in order to identify the patterns of chronic disease among 39 cities/towns in Rhode Island...
  4. pmc Weight misperception and health risk behaviors in youth: the 2011 US YRBS
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:765-80. 2014
    ..To evaluate dose-response associations between misperceived weight and 32 health risk behaviors in a nationally representative sample of US adolescents...
  5. doi request reprint Burden of hospital-onset Clostridium difficile infection in patients discharged from Rhode Island hospitals, 2010-2011: application of present on admission indicators
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, Rhode Island 02908, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:700-8. 2013
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  6. pmc Using disability-adjusted life years to assess the burden of disease and injury in Rhode Island
    Yongwen Jiang
    Rhode Island Department of Health, Center for Health Data and Analysis, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Public Health Rep 127:293-303. 2012
    ..Disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) measure the burden of disease and injury in a population. We tested the feasibility of calculating DALYs to assess the burden of disease and injury in Rhode Island (RI)...
  7. doi request reprint Adolescent suicide and health risk behaviors: Rhode Island's 2007 Youth Risk Behavior Survey
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:551-5. 2010
    ..Suicide is the third-leading cause of death among high school students in the U.S...
  8. pmc A comparison of depression and mental distress indicators, Rhode Island Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2006
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A37. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc A latent class modeling approach to evaluate behavioral risk factors and health-related quality of life
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, 3 Capitol Hill, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A137. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Using item response theory to analyze the relationship between health-related quality of life and health risk factors
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, 3 Capitol Hill, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A30. 2009
    ..IRT may serve as a solution for modeling multiple correlated outcomes in epidemiology. Application of IRT to epidemiologic data can help identify at-risk subgroups for targeted interventions...
  11. pmc Patterns of health-related quality of life and patterns associated with health risks among Rhode Island adults
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:49. 2008
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  12. pmc Associations between health-related quality of life and demographics and health risks. Results from Rhode Island's 2002 behavioral risk factor survey
    Yongwen Jiang
    Rhode Island Department of Health, 3 Capitol Hill, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:14. 2006
    ..This paper examines multiple indicators of HRQOL by demographic characteristics and selected health behaviors for Rhode Island adults...
  13. pmc Sociodemographic and health-related risk factors associated with tooth loss among adults in Rhode Island
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, 3 Capitol Hill, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E45. 2013
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  14. ncbi request reprint Healthy life expectancy in Rhode Island
    Yongwen Jiang
    Office of Health Statistics, Rhode Island Department of Health, USA
    Med Health R I 88:282-3. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint Smoking and tooth loss in Rhode Island adults, 2004
    Jana Earl Hesser
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Phode Island Department of Health, USA
    Med Health R I 91:119-20. 2008
  16. ncbi request reprint Patterns of health-related quality of life and associated health risks among Rhode Island adults in 2004
    Jana Hesser
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, USA
    Med Health R I 91:259-61. 2008
  17. ncbi request reprint Depression and associated health risks and conditions among Rhode Island adults in 2006
    Jana Hesser
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, USA
    Med Health R I 91:27-8. 2008
  18. ncbi request reprint Quality of life indicators in relation to income and physical activity for Rhode Island adults, 2002
    Jana E Hesser
    Office of Health Statistics, Rhode Island Department of Health, USA
    Med Health R I 88:196-7. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Health risks and access to care among Rhode Island adults, 2002
    Yongwen Jiang
    Office of Health Statistics, Rhode Island Department of Health, USA
    Med Health R I 87:183-5. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Trends in tobacco use (1990-2006) and patterns of tobacco use among Rhode Island adults in 2006
    Jana Hesser
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, USA
    Med Health R I 90:189-90. 2007
  21. ncbi request reprint Arthritis and associated health conditions and risks among Rhode Island adults in 2005
    Jana Hesser
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, USA
    Med Health R I 90:129-31. 2007
  22. doi request reprint Can Emergency Department, Hospital Discharge, and Death Data Be Used to Monitor Burden of Drug Overdose in Rhode Island?
    Yongwen Jiang
    Center for Health Data and Analysis, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, Rhode Island Dr Jiang and Ms Viner Brown Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Dr Jiang Board of Medical Licensure and Discipline, Board Certified Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, Rhode Island Dr McDonald Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention Program, Center for Health Promotion, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, Rhode Island Mss Koziol and McCormick Department of Health, Providence, Rhode Island Dr Alexander Scott Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Dr Alexander Scott
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2016
    ..Drug overdoses are a growing public health problem in the United States. Rhode Island is also confronted with a serious epidemic of drug overdose deaths and ranks sixth worst in the United States for age-adjusted drug overdose death rate...
  23. ncbi request reprint Life style and cancer: effect of divorce
    Kari Hemminki
    Int J Cancer 98:316-9. 2002