- Secular trends in incidence of atrial fibrillation in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1980 to 2000, and implications on the projections for future prevalence
Division of Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Circulation 114:119-25. 2006
..Limited data exist on trends in incidence of atrial fibrillation (AF). We assessed the community-based trends in AF incidence for 1980 to 2000 and provided prevalence projections to 2050...
- Age- and sex-associated trends in bloodstream infection: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
Daniel Z Uslan
Divisions of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn, USA
Arch Intern Med 167:834-9. 2007
..Despite increasing concerns about antimicrobial resistance and emerging pathogens among blood culture isolates, contemporary population-based data on the age- and sex-specific incidence of bloodstream infections (BSIs) are limited...
- Validation of the Minnesota Leisure Time Physical Activity Questionnaire In Spanish Women. Investigators of the MARATDON Group
Unitat de Lipids i Epidemiologia Cardiovascular, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:1431-7. 2000
..It is important to validate PA measurement instruments in different populations. The objective was to validate the Minnesota leisure time PA questionnaire among Spanish women.
- Agreement between self-reported and administrative race and ethnicity data among Medicaid enrollees in Minnesota
Donna D McAlpine
School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Health Serv Res 42:2373-88. 2007
..Level of agreement and the demographic and health-related characteristics associated with misclassification on the administrative measure are examined...
- Fifteen-year trends in cardiovascular risk factors (1980-1982 through 1995-1997): the Minnesota Heart Survey
Donna K Arnett
Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
Am J Epidemiol 156:929-35. 2002
..Paul, Minnesota. Four population-based surveys of 4,000-6,000 adults aged 25-74 years were conducted in 1980-1982, 1985-1987, ..
- Survival and cause specific mortality in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: a long term outcome study in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1940-2004
Department of Medical Gastroenterology C, Herlev University Hospital, Denmark
Gut 55:1248-54. 2006
We followed a population based cohort of patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) from Olmsted County, Minnesota, in order to analyse long term survival and cause specific mortality. Material and
- Intravesical prostatic protrusion in men in Olmsted County, Minnesota
Michael M Lieber
Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
J Urol 182:2819-24. 2009
- Seasonality and daily weather conditions in relation to myocardial infarction and sudden cardiac death in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1979 to 2002
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 48:287-92. 2006
- Epidemiology of sporadic inclusion body myositis and polymyositis in Olmsted County, Minnesota
Floranne C Wilson
Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
J Rheumatol 35:445-7. 2008
..To determine the incidence and prevalence of sporadic inclusion body myositis (sIBM) and polymyositis (PM) in a population-based study...
- Serological and molecular prevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi, Anaplasma phagocytophilum, and Ehrlichia species in dogs from Minnesota
Melissa J Beall
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc, Westbrook, Maine, USA
Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:455-64. 2008
A population of 731 naturally exposed pet dogs examined at a private practice in Baxter, Minnesota, an area endemic for Lyme disease and anaplasmosis, was tested by serological and molecular methods for evidence of exposure to or ..
- Temporal trends in the incidence of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1998 to 2005: a population-based study
Wissam I El Atrouni
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
Clin Infect Dis 49:e130-8. 2009
There is a paucity of population-based studies on Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (SAB) in the United States. We determined the incidence of and trends in SAB in Olmsted County, Minnesota, over an 8-year period.
- Helical tomotherapy targeting total bone marrow - first clinical experience at the University of Minnesota
Susanta K Hui
Acta Oncol 46:250-5. 2007
- The incidence, prevalence, and outcomes of patients with gastroparesis in Olmsted County, Minnesota, from 1996 to 2006
Hye Kyung Jung
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Gastroenterology 136:1225-33. 2009
..The epidemiology of gastroparesis is unknown. We aimed to determine the incidence, prevalence, and outcome of gastroparesis in the community...
- Antibiotic use and upper respiratory infections: a survey of knowledge, attitudes, and experience in Wisconsin and Minnesota
Edward A Belongia
Marshfield Medical Research Foundation and Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
Prev Med 34:346-52. 2002
..Public attitudes and expectations contribute to inappropriate antibiotic prescribing and antibiotic resistance. This study assessed knowledge, attitudes, and experiences regarding antibiotic use for respiratory infection or illness...
- The distribution of Mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis in the environment surrounding Minnesota dairy farms
E A Raizman
Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, MN 55455, USA
J Dairy Sci 87:2959-66. 2004
..the distribution of Mycobacterium paratuberculosis (Map) in the environment of infected and uninfected Minnesota dairy farms...
- Rural food deserts: low-income perspectives on food access in Minnesota and Iowa
Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108 6099, USA
J Nutr Educ Behav 41:176-87. 2009
..To investigate how low-income rural residents living in food deserts access the normal food system and food safety net services within their communities, and explore how social, personal, and environment drives food access and food choice...
- Levodopa-associated dyskinesia risk among Parkinson disease patients in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1976-1990
Jay A Van Gerpen
Department of Neurology, Ochsner Clinic, New Orleans, LA, USA
Arch Neurol 63:205-9. 2006
..The threat of levodopa-induced dyskinesias often influences early treatment decisions in those with Parkinson disease...
- Risk of intestinal cancer in inflammatory bowel disease: a population-based study from olmsted county, Minnesota
Department of Medical Gastroenterology, Herlev University Hospital, Herlev, Denmark
Gastroenterology 130:1039-46. 2006
..We estimated the risk for small-bowel and colorectal cancer in a population-based cohort of 692 inflammatory bowel disease patients from Olmsted County, Minnesota, from 1940 to 2001.
- The Irvine-Minnesota inventory to measure built environments: reliability tests
Marlon G Boarnet
Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
Am J Prev Med 30:153-159. 2006
..This paper presents results of reliability tests of the Irvine-Minnesota Inventory, an extensive audit tool aimed at measuring a broad range of built environment features that may be ..
- Contamination of retail foods, particularly turkey, from community markets (Minnesota, 1999-2000) with antimicrobial-resistant and extraintestinal pathogenic Escherichia coli
James R Johnson
Mucosal and Vaccine Research Center, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
Foodborne Pathog Dis 2:38-49. 2005
- Clinical and economic outcomes of medication therapy management services: the Minnesota experience
Brian J Isetts
College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 48:203-11; 3 p following 211. 2008
- Minnesota Highway Maintenance Worker Study: cancer mortality
A P Bender
Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis 55440
Am J Ind Med 15:545-56. 1989
..To fill this void and to respond to the public perception that Minnesota HMWs were at high risk of developing leukemia, an occupational cohort mortality study was conducted of Minnesota ..
- First collection records of Aedes japonicus in Minnesota
David F Neitzel
Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention and Control, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, MN 55164 0975, USA
J Am Mosq Control Assoc 25:367-9. 2009
..This species was found in Minnesota for the first time during 2007 at a tire recycling facility in Scott County and was identified during 2008 at 43 ..
- The enrichment study of the Minnesota twin family study: increasing the yield of twin families at high risk for externalizing psychopathology
Margaret A Keyes
Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455United States of America
Twin Res Hum Genet 12:489-501. 2009
The Enrichment Study (ES) was designed to extend the Minnesota Twin Family Study (MTFS) by oversampling 11-year-old twins at especially high risk for substance use disorders by virtue of having a childhood disruptive disorder...
- Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis among Somalis in Minnesota
R Bryan Rock
University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 12:1434-6. 2006
To analyze extrapulmonary tuberculosis in Somalis living in Minnesota, we reviewed surveillance and public health case management data on tuberculosis cases in ethnic Somalis in Minnesota from 1993 through 2003...
- Decrease of Johne's disease prevalence and incidence in six Minnesota, USA, dairy cattle herds on a long-term management program
Center for Animal Health and Food Safety, University of Minnesota, 136 Andrew Boss Laboratory, 1354 Eckles Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55108, USA
Prev Vet Med 88:128-37. 2009
..of seroconversion, fecal shedding and culling of milk cows for clinical signs of Johne's disease (JD) in six Minnesota (USA) herds participating to the JD Demonstration Herd Project (JDDHP) from 2000 to December 2005...
- They starved so that others be better fed: remembering Ancel Keys and the Minnesota experiment
Leah M Kalm
The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Nutr 135:1347-52. 2005
..participated in a study of human starvation conducted by Ancel Keys and his colleagues at the University of Minnesota. The Minnesota Starvation Experiment, as it was later known, was a grueling study meant to gain insight into the ..
- Reactive arthritis following culture-confirmed infections with bacterial enteric pathogens in Minnesota and Oregon: a population-based study
J M Townes
Oregon Health and Science University, Mailcode L457, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
Ann Rheum Dis 67:1689-96. 2008
..To describe the epidemiology and clinical spectrum of reactive arthritis (ReA) following culture-confirmed infection with bacterial enteric pathogens in a population-based study in the USA...
- Physical inactivity and short-term all-cause mortality in adults with chronic disease
B C Martinson
HealthPartners Research Foundation, 8100 34th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
Arch Intern Med 161:1173-80. 2001
..To ascertain the relationship of physical inactivity and short-term all-cause mortality in a prospective cohort of randomly selected managed care organization members aged 40 years and older who have multiple chronic diseases...
- The relationship between local clean indoor air policies and smoking behaviours in Minnesota youth
E G Klein
Health Behavior Health Promotion Division, Ohio State University College of Public Health, 456 Cunz Hall, 1841 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Tob Control 18:132-7. 2009
..There is growing evidence from cross-sectional and ecological studies, but limited evidence from longitudinal studies that this is so...
- Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis from free-ranging deer and rabbits surrounding Minnesota dairy herds
Eran A Raizman
Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
Can J Vet Res 69:32-8. 2005
..paratuberculosis (MAP) among deer and rabbits surrounding infected and noninfected Minnesota dairy farms using fecal culture, and to describe the frequency that farm management practices were used that ..
- Incidence of erythromelalgia: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
K B Reed
Mayo Medical School, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 23:13-5. 2009
..To estimate the population-based incidence of erythromelalgia. Background Only one report describing the incidence of erythromelalgia has been published previously...
- Public health foundations and the tobacco industry: lessons from Minnesota
J K Ibrahim
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
Tob Control 13:228-36. 2004
To investigate whether private foundations can be created in a way that will insulate them from attacks by the tobacco industry, using the Minnesota Partnership for Action Against Tobacco (MPAAT) as a case study.
- Long-term fracture risk in patients with celiac disease: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
Mohammed R Jafri
Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
Dig Dis Sci 53:964-71. 2008
..0-10.5) after the index date. These observations support a rationale for earlier detection of celiac disease, and active management of bone disease before bone effects have occurred, to reduce the persistent risk of fractures...
- Reappraisal of the epidemiology of giant cell arteritis in Olmsted County, Minnesota, over a fifty-year period
Arcispedale S Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
Arthritis Rheum 51:264-8. 2004
To investigate time trends in the incidence and survival of giant cell arteritis (GCA) over a 50-year period in Olmsted County, Minnesota.
- Incidence of dermatomyositis and clinically amyopathic dermatomyositis: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
Margo J Bendewald
Mayo Medical School, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Arch Dermatol 146:26-30. 2010
To identify new and existing cases of dermatomyositis and its subtypes in Olmsted County, Minnesota, from 1976 through 2007, and to establish a population-based estimate of the incidence and prevalence of dermatomyositis and amyopathic ..
- The incidence of central serous chorioretinopathy in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1980-2002
Anna S Kitzmann
Department of Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Ophthalmology 115:169-73. 2008
To determine the incidence of central serous chorioretinopathy (CSC) in Olmsted County, Minnesota from 1980 to 2002, determine the associated risk factors for CSC based on previously reported risk factors, investigate for any new risk ..
- Association between serum gamma-glutamyltransferase and cardiovascular mortality varies by age: the Minnesota Heart Survey
Duk Hee Lee
Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Kyungpook National University, Jung Gu, Daegu, South Korea
Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 16:16-20. 2009
..Although serum gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT) predicted cardiovascular diseases (CVD) in prospective studies and may be useful in risk assessment, prediction in older adults was weaker in several studies...
- Comparison of types and antimicrobial susceptibility of Staphylococcus from conventional and organic dairies in west-central Minnesota, USA
R A M Bombyk
Division of Science and Mathematics, University of Minnesota, Morris, MN 56267, USA
J Appl Microbiol 104:1726-31. 2008
..To assess whether conventional and organic dairy management practices are associated with differences in the susceptibility of Staphylococcus to antimicrobial agents...
- Maintaining physical activity among older adults: six-month outcomes of the Keep Active Minnesota randomized controlled trial
Brian C Martinson
HealthPartners Research Foundation, Mail Stop 21111R, P O Box 1524, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
Prev Med 46:111-9. 2008
We evaluate the 6-month efficacy of Keep Active Minnesota, a phone- and mail-based physical activity maintenance intervention designed for use with adults age 50 to 70 years who have increased their physical activity within the past year.
- Comparison of community- and health care-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
Timothy S Naimi
Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, USA
JAMA 290:2976-84. 2003
..However, MRSA has emerged in patients without established risk factors (community-associated MRSA)...
- The Minnesota Living With Heart Failure Questionnaire: sensitivity to differences and responsiveness to intervention intensity in a clinical population
School of Nursing, San Diego State University, California 92182 4158, USA
Nurs Res 51:209-18. 2002
The Minnesota Living With Heart Failure Questionnaire (LHFQ) is a commonly used measure of health-related quality of life in persons with heart failure...
- Seizures in a 20-month-old native of Minnesota: a case of neurocysticercosis
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 21:860-2. 2005
A 20-month-old child, native of Minnesota, was diagnosed with neurocysticercosis. He had no history of international travel or pork consumption...
- Estimated incidence of pseudoexfoliation syndrome and pseudoexfoliation glaucoma in Olmsted County, Minnesota
Randy A Karger
Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Glaucoma 12:193-7. 2003
To determine the incidence of newly diagnosed pseudoexfoliation syndrome and pseudoexfoliation glaucoma in residents of Olmsted County, Minnesota from 1976 to 1991.
- Investigation of exposures to commercial asbestos in northeastern Minnesota iron miners who developed mesothelioma
Wendy M Brunner
Chronic Disease and Environmental Epidemiology, Minnesota Department of Health, 85 East 7th Place, P O Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 52:S116-20. 2008
A 70% excess of mesothelioma, an asbestos-related cancer, has been reported among men in northeastern Minnesota, where iron mining has been the major industry...
- Temporal trends in infective endocarditis: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
Imad M Tleyjeh
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, USA
JAMA 293:3022-8. 2005
..Limited data exist regarding population-based epidemiologic changes in incidence of infective endocarditis (IE)...
- Cardiac structure and ventricular-vascular function in persons with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction from Olmsted County, Minnesota
Carolyn S P Lam
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Circulation 115:1982-90. 2007
- A comparison of self-reported use of behavioral health services with Medicaid agency records in Minnesota
Timothy J Beebe
Survey Research Center, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street S W, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:1652-4. 2006
..This study examined how well recipients of psychiatric or substance abuse services self-report their care...
- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1925 to 1998
Eric J Sorenson
Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Neurology 59:280-2. 2002
..02). Mean time from symptom onset to diagnosis was 13 months. Neither survival nor time to diagnosis changed significantly over time...
- Changing incidence of glomerular disease in Olmsted County, Minnesota: a 30-year renal biopsy study
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:483-7. 2006
..1, 1.8, and 1.0 per 100,000/yr, respectively. This study confirms that the incidence of GN is growing overall, particularly for FSGS, which is the leading cause of nephrotic syndrome in white adults...
- Prevalence of the chronic sinusitis diagnosis in Olmsted County, Minnesota
Ron G Shashy
Department of Otolaryngology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:320-3. 2004
..These data rely on patient self-reporting of the disease. However, chronic sinusitis is difficult to diagnose because its symptoms overlap those of many other disease processes. As such, these prevalence data may be unreliable...
- Open doorway to truth: legacy of the Minnesota tobacco trial
Richard D Hurt
Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Nicotine Dependence Center, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 84:446-56. 2009
More than a decade has passed since the conclusion of the Minnesota tobacco trial and the signing of the Master Settlement Agreement (MSA) by 46 US State Attorneys General and the US tobacco industry...
- The etiology and incidence of anaphylaxis in Rochester, Minnesota: a report from the Rochester Epidemiology Project
Wyatt W Decker
Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:1161-5. 2008
..2 to 20 per 100,000 population. The incidence and trend over time has meaningful public health implications but has not been well characterized because of a lack of a standard definition and deficiencies in reporting of events...
- Age-specific trends in mammographic density: the Minnesota Breast Cancer Family Study
Linda E Kelemen
Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Am J Epidemiol 167:1027-36. 2008
..and digitized mammograms (> or =1 per woman) imaged in 1990-2003 to evaluate percent density (PD) in the Minnesota Breast Cancer Family cohort...
- Mortality in schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder: an Olmsted County, Minnesota cohort: 1950-2005
Rebecca M Capasso
Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Schizophr Res 98:287-94. 2008
..Recent studies have shown an increase in natural causes of death. Our objective is to compare the mortality of schizophrenic and schizoaffective subjects to the general US population...
- Incidence of primary hyperparathyroidism in Rochester, Minnesota, 1993-2001: an update on the changing epidemiology of the disease
Robert A Wermers
Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
J Bone Miner Res 21:171-7. 2006
We updated the incidence of primary hyperparathyroidism in Rochester, Minnesota. The lower rates previously noted persisted, whereas parathyroidectomies at our institution remained high...
- Smoking-related attitudes and clinical practices of medical personnel in Minnesota
Barbara L Braun
Health Research Center, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55416, USA
Am J Prev Med 27:316-22. 2004
..Effective clinic-based, smoking-cessation activities are not widely implemented...
- Characteristics of O157 versus non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli infections in Minnesota, 2000-2006
Erin B Hedican
Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section and 2Public Health Laboratory, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul
Clin Infect Dis 49:358-64. 2009
..Non-O157 STEC serotypes can also cause serious illness, but their impact as pathogens remains undefined. We compared characteristics of non-O157 and O157 STEC infections identified through sentinel surveillance...
- Transmission of imported vaccine-derived poliovirus in an undervaccinated community in Minnesota
James P Alexander
National Center for Immunizations and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
J Infect Dis 199:391-7. 2009
..poliovirus (VDPV) was identified in September 2005, from an unvaccinated Amish infant hospitalized in Minnesota with severe combined immunodeficiency...
- The economic impact of exposure to secondhand smoke in Minnesota
Hugh R Waters
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Am J Public Health 99:754-9. 2009
Using the risk categories established by the 2006 US surgeon general's report, we estimated medical treatment costs related to exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke (SHS) in the state of Minnesota.
- Factors associated with errors in self-reports of stature, weight, and body mass index in Minnesota adolescents
John H Himes
Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
Ann Epidemiol 15:272-8. 2005
..Because self-reports are based on self perceptions, personal characteristics of youth may be related to errors in reporting...
- The incidence of frontotemporal lobar degeneration in Rochester, Minnesota, 1990 through 1994
D S Knopman
Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Neurology 62:506-8. 2004
..The incidence rates (new cases per 100,000 person-years) were 2.2 for ages 40 to 49, 3.3 for ages 50 to 59, and 8.9 for ages 60 to 69. For comparison, the corresponding rates for Alzheimer disease were 0.0, 3.3, and 88.9...
- Epidemiological trends of infective endocarditis: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
Daniel D Correa de Sa
Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 85:422-6. 2010
To provide a contemporary profile of epidemiological trends of infective endocarditis (IE) in Olmsted County, Minnesota.
- Influenza vaccine effectiveness in preventing hospitalizations and deaths in persons 65 years or older in Minnesota, New York, and Oregon: data from 3 health plans
HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440-1524, USA
J Infect Dis 184:665-70. 2001
..These results show that all elderly persons should be immunized annually for influenza. The methods used in this study are an efficient cost-effective way to study vaccine impact and similar questions...
- The effectiveness of the Minnesota Model approach in the treatment of adolescent drug abusers
K C Winters
Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis 55454, USA
Addiction 95:601-12. 2000
..The treatment outcome of drug-abusing adolescents treated with a 12-Step approach...
- The epidemiology of microscopic colitis: a population based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
Darrell S Pardi
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Gut 56:504-8. 2007
..Although the epidemiology of microscopic colitis has been described in Europe, no such data exist from North America. We studied the incidence, prevalence and temporal trends of microscopic colitis in a geographically defined US population...
- Outbreaks of salmonellosis in Minnesota (1998 through 2006) associated with frozen, microwaveable, breaded, stuffed chicken products
Kirk E Smith
Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, P O Box 64975, St Paul, Minnesota 55164 0975, USA
J Food Prot 71:2153-60. 2008
..associated with raw, frozen, microwaveable, breaded, prebrowned, stuffed chicken products were identified in Minnesota. In 1998, 33 Salmonella Typhimurium cases were associated with a single brand of Chicken Kiev...
- PREDICT: A simple risk score for clinical severity and long-term prognosis after hospitalization for acute myocardial infarction or unstable angina: the Minnesota heart survey
D R Jacobs
Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
Circulation 100:599-607. 1999
..We evaluated short- and long-term mortality risks in 30- to 74-year-old patients hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction or unstable angina and developed a new score called PREDICT...
- The prevalence of atrial fibrillation in incident stroke cases and matched population controls in Rochester, Minnesota: changes over three decades
Teresa S M Tsang
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 42:93-100. 2003
We sought evidence of a change in the prevalence of atrial fibrillation (AF) over a 30-year period among residents of Rochester, Minnesota.
- Organizational characteristics of small metal-fabricating businesses in Minnesota
Norwegian Authority of Labor Inspection, Trondheim, Norway
Int J Occup Environ Health 13:160-6. 2007
..Financial capability had no bearing on ability of a small business to mount an OHS programs. Non-unionized small businesses may be more vulnerable to occupational injuries...
- Healthful eating: perceptions, motivations, barriers, and promoters in low-income Minnesota communities
Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Minnesota, St Paul, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 104:1158-61. 2004
..of low-income subjects (n=796)recruited at food programs, grocery stores, and other public places in four Minnesota study communities were designed to examine definitions of healthful food and to identify motivations, barriers, ..
- Cross-cultural adaptation of the Minnesota Living with Heart Failure Questionnaire for German-speaking patients
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Vienna, Vienna General Hospital, Austria
J Rehabil Med 33:182-6. 2001
We performed a cross-cultural adaptation of the "Minnesota Living with Heart Failure Questionnaire" (LHFQ) for use in German-speaking chronic heart failure patients...
- Prevalence and characterization of Escherichia coli O157 isolates from Minnesota dairy farms and county fairs
Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, University of Minnesota, St Paul 55108, USA
J Food Prot 69:252-9. 2006
Samples were collected from 26 organic and conventional farms and 12 county fairs in Minnesota during 2001 and 2002 to identify the presence of Escherichia coli O157. Immunomagnetic separation was used for isolation of E. coli O157...
- Association between smoking and erectile dysfunction: a population-based study
Naomi M Gades
Department of Health Sciences Research, Division of Epidemiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Am J Epidemiol 161:346-51. 2005
..was evaluated in a cohort of 2,115 Caucasian men, aged 40-79 years, randomly selected from Olmsted County, Minnesota. Smoking status was assessed by questionnaire; during the fourth biennial examination, erectile dysfunction was ..
- Impact of case ascertainment on recent trends in diabetes incidence in Rochester, Minnesota
James P Burke
Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Am J Epidemiol 155:859-65. 2002
The authors previously reported an increase in the incidence of diabetes mellitus among Rochester, Minnesota, residents during the period 1970-1989. This study provides updated rates from data collected through 1994...
- Prehospital and emergency department capacity for acute stroke care in Minnesota
Albert Wu Tsai
Minnesota Department of Health, P O Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 5:A55. 2008
Stroke is the third leading cause of death in Minnesota. One strategy to reduce the burden of stroke is to implement systems-level improvements in the prehospital and acute care settings...
- Attitudes and practices regarding varicella vaccination among physicians in Minnesota: implications for public health and provider education
K R Ehresmann
Acute Disease Epidemiology Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis 55414, USA
Am J Public Health 90:1917-20. 2000
..This study sought to determine physicians' attitudes and practices regarding varicella vaccine...
- Invasive group B streptococcal disease in the elderly, Minnesota, USA, 2003-2007
Neelay J Kothari
Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 15:1279-81. 2009
In Minnesota, incidence of invasive group B streptococcal disease was 3 times greater in older adults in long-term care facilities than in older adults in community settings (67.7/100,000 vs. 21.4/100,000) during 2003-2007...
- Do all components of the chronic care model contribute equally to quality improvement?
JoAnn M Sperl-Hillen
HealthPartners Medical Group and HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:303-9. 2004
- Epidemiology and clonality of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Minnesota, 1996-1998
T S Naimi
Acute Disease Epidemiology Section and the Division of Public Health Laboratories, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, USA
Clin Infect Dis 33:990-6. 2001
..Records from 10 Minnesota health facilities were reviewed to identify cases of MRSA infection that occurred during 1996-1998 and to ..
- Population trends in leisure-time physical activity: Minnesota Heart Survey, 1980-2000
Lyn M Steffen
University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1716-23. 2006
..and transportation related) physical activity and leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) were evaluated in the Minnesota Heart Survey (MHS), a population-based surveillance study to monitor trends in cardiovascular risk factor levels ..
- Photochemical characterization of water samples from Minnesota and Vermont sites with malformed frogs: potential influence of photosensitization by singlet molecular oxygen (1O(2)) and free radicals on aquatic toxicity
Laboratory of Pharmacology and Chemistry and Laboratory of Toxicology, ETP, NIEHS, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
Aquat Toxicol 65:229-41. 2003
..We have examined water from selected sites in Minnesota and Vermont using singlet molecular oxygen (1O(2)), detected by its phosphorescence and free radicals detected ..
- Update on the incidence and prevalence of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1940-2000
Conor G Loftus
Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinic, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Inflamm Bowel Dis 13:254-61. 2007
We previously reported that the prevalence of Crohn's disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC) in Olmsted County, Minnesota, had risen significantly between 1940 and 1993...
- Incidence of invasive pneumococcal disease among children after introduction of a 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 84:871-5. 2009
..the effect of the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in a well-characterized population in Olmsted County, Minnesota, with a combination of urban and rural residents likely to have a relatively low risk of invasive pneumococcal ..
- Trends in diet quality for coronary heart disease prevention between 1980-1982 and 2000-2002: The Minnesota Heart Survey
Human Genomic Research Center, Korea University, Seoul, Korea
J Am Diet Assoc 107:213-22. 2007
..Describe secular trends in overall diet quality for coronary heart disease (CHD) prevention during the past two decades (1980-1982 through 2000-2002)...
- The Minnesota Grading System of eye bank eyes for age-related macular degeneration
Timothy W Olsen
University of Minnesota, Department of Ophthalmology, MMC Box 493, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0501, USA
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:4484-90. 2004
The Minnesota Grading System (MGS) is a method to evaluate human eye bank eyes and determine the level of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), by using criteria and definitions from the Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS).
- Trends in acute coronary heart disease mortality, morbidity, and medical care from 1985 through 1997: the Minnesota heart survey
P G McGovern
Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
Circulation 104:19-24. 2001
..Coronary heart disease (CHD) mortality continued to decline from 1985 to 1997...
- Trends and disparities among diabetes-complicated births in Minnesota, 1993-2003
Heather M Devlin
Minnesota Diabetes Program, Minnesota Department of Health, PO Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
Am J Public Health 98:59-62. 2008
We used Minnesota birth certificate data from 1993-2003 to test 2 hypotheses: rates of diabetes-complicated pregnancy are increasing, and disparities between more and less socially advantaged groups are widening...
- Incidence of lower-extremity cellulitis: a population-based study in Olmsted county, Minnesota
David R McNamara
Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 82:817-21. 2007
..To determine the population-based incidence of lower-extremity cellulitis...
- Continuing medical education. What do Minnesota physicians want?
Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, USA
Minn Med 84:58-61. 2001
..Continuing medical education (CME) is necessary for ongoing licensure and is critical in maintaining professional expertise. However, educators may not always consider their students preferences when developing new programs...
- An after-school obesity prevention program for African-American girls: the Minnesota GEMS pilot study
Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
Ethn Dis 13:S54-64. 2003
..for African-American girls, and presents findings from a 12-week pilot trial conducted by the University of Minnesota. This study was part of the GEMS project, created to test interventions designed to reduce excess weight gain in ..
- Examining quality improvement programs: the case of Minnesota hospitals
John R Olson
Department of Decision Sciences, Opus College of Business, University of St Thomas, Minneapolis, MN 55403, USA
Health Serv Res 43:1787-806. 2008
..To determine if there is a hierarchy of improvement program adoption by hospitals and outline that hierarchy...
- Decreasing incidence of cluster headache: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
David F Black
Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Headache 45:220-3. 2005
The incidence of medically recognized cluster headache within Olmsted County, Minnesota, from 1989 through 1990, was determined by using modified International Headache Society criteria...
- Parental and infant characteristics and childhood leukemia in Minnesota
Kimberly J Johnson
Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
BMC Pediatr 8:7. 2008
..Translocations present in neonatal blood spots and the young age peak of diagnosis suggest that early-life factors are involved in childhood leukemia etiology...
- Stroke rates: 1980-2000: the Minnesota Stroke Survey
Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Am J Epidemiol 169:1070-8. 2009
In this paper, the authors report trends in hospitalized stroke rates among Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota (population 2.6 million) metropolitan area residents aged 30-74 years from 1980 to 2000...
- The incidence of clinically diagnosed versus research-identified autism in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1976-1997: results from a retrospective, population-based study
William J Barbaresi
Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Autism Dev Disord 39:464-70. 2009
..of autism spectrum disorders (ASD), versus research-identified autism among residents of Olmsted County, Minnesota, age < or =21 years, from 1976-1997. The incidence of clinically diagnosed ASD (with 95% CI) was 1...
- Selenium status and antibodies to selected pathogens in white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in Southern Minnesota
Karen N Wolf
Environmental Medicine Consortium, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
J Wildl Dis 44:181-7. 2008
..virginianus) were collected during January 2000-03 from multiple locations in southeast (SE) and southwest (SW) Minnesota. Antibody prevalence was determined for the following pathogens: Mycobacterium avium subsp...
- Tobacco use and cessation among Somalis in Minnesota
Kristin K W Giuliani
Minnesota International Health Volunteers, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404, USA
Am J Prev Med 35:S457-62. 2008
..S., with more than 10,330 primary arrivals in fiscal year 2006 alone. Half of all Somalis in the U.S. live in Minnesota. Although tobacco use is a considerable problem among Somalis, especially among men, little research has ..
- Toxoplasmosis prevention knowledge among pregnant women in Minnesota
Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, USA
Minn Med 88:32-4. 2005
..This article describes the results of a 2003 survey of pregnant Minnesota women through which we determined their knowledge of toxoplasmosis and ways to prevent it during pregnancy...
- Measuring clinical performance: comparison and validity of telephone survey and administrative data
B L Thompson
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Adult and Community Health, Health Care and Aging Studies Branch, USA
Health Serv Res 36:813-25. 2001
..To compare and validate self-reported telephone survey and administrative data for two Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set (HEDIS) performance measures: mammography and diabetic retinal exams...
- Food use in middle and high school fundraising: does policy support healthful practice? Results from a survey of Minnesota school principals
Martha Y Kubik
School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, 308 Harvard St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 109:1215-9. 2009
..However, use of foods high in fat and added sugars remains a prevalent fundraising practice, especially in high schools and for club/sports teams, and requires additional attention...