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PCD : GIS Snapshots

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are powerful tools for enhancing the surveillance, prevention, and treatment of chronic diseases. PCD GIS Snapshots enable public health professionals to demonstrate the diverse uses of GIS to efficiently and innovatively improve chronic disease prevention and health promotion.
 

Volume 12 (2015)

 

GIS SNAPSHOT 14 May 2015

PEER REVIEWED

E75: The Most Distinctive Causes of Death by State, 2001-2010

Boscoe FP, Pradhan E. The Most Distinctive Causes of Death by State, 2001–2010. Prev Chronic Dis 2015;12:140395. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd12.140395

GIS SNAPSHOTS 22 Jan 2015

PEER REVIEWED

E07:  County-Level Variation in Prevalence of Multiple Chronic Conditions Among Medicare Beneficiaries, 2012

Lochner KA, Shoff CM. County-Level Variation in Prevalence of Multiple Chronic Conditions Among Medicare Beneficiaries, 2012. Prev Chronic Dis 2015;12:140442. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd12.140442

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Volume 11 (2014)

 

GIS SNAPSHOTS 13 Nov 2014

PEER REVIEWED

E197: Tracking Youth Self-Inflicted Injury Hospitalizations to Target High-Risk Communities, Leverage Resources, and Unify Stakeholder Efforts: Illinois Department of Public Health

Arbise BS, Amerson NL. Tracking Youth Self-Inflicted Injury Hospitalizations to Target High-Risk Communities, Leverage Resources, and Unify Stakeholder Efforts: Illinois Department of Public Health. Prev Chronic Dis 2014;11:140276. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd11.140276

GIS SNAPSHOTS 23 Oct 2014

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E185: Geographic Disparities in Declining Rates of Heart Disease Mortality in the Southern United States, 1973–2010

Vaughan AS, Kramer MR, Casper M. Geographic Disparities in Declining Rates of Heart Disease Mortality in the Southern United States, 1973–2010. Prev Chronic Dis 2014;11:140203. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd11.140203

GIS SNAPSHOTS 14 Aug 2014

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E137: Comparing Apples to Oranges: Comparative Case Study of 2 Produce Carts in Chicago

Wright K, Anderson L. Comparing Apples to Oranges: Comparative Case Study of 2 Produce Carts in Chicago. Prev Chronic Dis 2014;11:140170. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd11.140170

GIS SNAPSHOTS 24 Jul 2014

PEER REVIEWED

E126: Planning for the Strategic Recruitment of Barbershops for Blood Pressure Screening and Referral in the Mississippi Delta Region

Mendy VL, Perryman B, Hawkins J, Dove C. Planning for the Strategic Recruitment of Barbershops for Blood Pressure Screening and Referral in the Mississippi Delta Region. Prev Chronic Dis 2014;11:140179. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd11.140179

GIS SNAPSHOTS 27 Feb 2014

E27: Geographic Access to Diabetes Prevention Program Sites: New York State Department of Health

Ruberto RA, Brissette IF. Geographic Access to Diabetes Prevention Program Sites: New York State Department of Health. Prev Chronic Dis 2014;11:130400. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd11.130400

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Volume 10 (2013)

 

GIS SNAPSHOTS 31 Oct 2013

E126: Tracking Clinic Performance to Improve Vascular Care: Minnesota Department of Health

Peacock JM. Tracking Clinic Performance to Improve Vascular Care: Minnesota Department of Health. Prev Chronic Dis 2013;10:130301. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd10.130301

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