Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
- Data quality and adjusted Hispanic mortality in the United States, 1989-1991Karen Swallen
Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
Ethn Dis 13:126-33. 2003..Our main objective was to determine whether data quality biases mortality statistics. We calculated the impact of misclassification of ethnicity on death certificates in order to create adjusted mortality estimates...
- Overweight, obesity, and health-related quality of life among adolescents: the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent HealthKaren C Swallen
Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
Pediatrics 115:340-7. 2005..We investigated the association between obesity and health-related quality of life in a nationally representative sample of adolescents...
- Race and genomicsKaren C Swallen
N Engl J Med 348:2581-2; author reply 2581-2. 2003