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Alcohol Use and Other Drugs

Associations of Body Mass Index with Sexual Risk-Taking and Injection Drug Use among US High School Students
Lowry R, Robin L, Kann L, Galuska DA
Journal of Obesity 2014; Article ID 816071, 10 pages

Substance Use and Sexual Risk Behaviors Among American Indian and Alaska Native High School Students
De Ravello L, Everett Jones S, Tulloch S, Taylor M, Doshi S
Journal of School Health 2014;84(1):25-32

Methamphetamine Use Is Independently Associated with Recent Risky Sexual Behaviors and Adolescent Pregnancy
Zapata LB, Hillis SD, Marchbanks PA, Curtis KM, Lowry R
Journal of School Health 2008;78:641–8

Binge drinking and associated health risk behaviors among high school students.
Miller JW, Naimi TS, Brewer RD, Everett Jones S.
Pediatrics 2007;119(1):76–85

Tobacco and Other Drug Use Among High School Students with Asthma
Everett Jones S, Merkel S, Wheeler L, Mannino DM, Crossett L
Journal of Adolescent Health 2006;39:291–294

Population Density and Alcohol-Related Risk Behaviors Among US High School Students
Greggo J, Everett Jones S, Kann L
American Journal of Health Education 2005;36:148–154

Binge Drinking Among Undergraduate College Students in the United States: Implications for Other Substance Use
Everett Jones S, Oeltmann J, Wilson TW, Brener ND, Hill CV
Journal of American College Health 2001;50(1):33–8

Substance Use on School Property Among Students Attending Alternative High Schools in the United States
Brener ND, Wilson TW
Journal of Drug Education 2001;31(4):329–342

Timing of Alcohol and Other Drug Use and Sexual Risk Behaviors Among Unmarried Adolescents and Young Adults
Santelli JS, Robin L, Brener ND, Lowry R
Family Planning Perspectives 2001;33:200–205

School Violence, Substance Use, and Availability of Illegal Drugs on School Property Among US High School Students
Lowry R, Cohen LR, Modzeleski W, Kann L, Collins J, Kolbe LJ
Journal of School Health 1999;69(9):347–355

Other Substance Use Among High School Students Who Use Tobacco
Everett SA, Giovino GA, Warren CW, Crossett L, Kann L
Journal of Adolescent Health 1998;23:289–296

Unsafe Motor Vehicle Practices Among Substance-Using College Students
Everett SA, Lowry R, Cohen LR, Dellinger AM
Accident Analysis and Prevention 1999;31(6):667–673

Substance use and HIV-related sexual behaviors among US high school students: are they related?
Lowry, R; Holtzman, D; Truman, BI; Kann, L; Collins, JL; Kolbe, LJ
American Journal of Public Health 1994;84(7):1116–1120

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Asthma

Regular-Soda Intake Independent of Weight Status Is Associated with Asthma among US High School Students
Park S; Blanck HM; Sherry B; Everett Jones S; Pan L
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2013;113:106-111

Relationship Between Asthma, Overweight, and Physical Activity Among US High School Students
Everett Jones S, Merkle SL, Fulton JE, Wheeler LS, Mannino DM 
Journal of Community Health 2006;31(6):469-478

Tobacco and Other Drug Use Among High School Students with Asthma
Everett Jones S, Merkel S, Wheeler L, Mannino DM, Crossett L
Journal of Adolescent Health 2006;39:291–294

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Dietary Behavior, Physical Activity, and Obesity

Associations of Body Mass Index with Sexual Risk-Taking and Injection Drug Use among US High School Students
Lowry R, Robin L, Kann L, Galuska DA
Journal of Obesity 2014; Article ID 816071, 10 pages

A Comparison of Fruit and Vegetable Intake Estimates from Three Survey Question Sets to Estimates from 24-Hour Dietary Recall Interviews
Eaton DK, Olsen E, Brener ND, Scanlon, KS, Kim SA, Demissie Z, Yaroch A
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2013;113:1165-1174

Regular-Soda Intake Independent of Weight Status Is Associated with Asthma among US High School Students
Park S; Blanck HM; Sherry B; Everett Jones S; Pan L
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2013;113:106-111

Association of Sleep Duration with Obesity among US High School Students
Lowry R, Eaton DK, Foti K, McKnight-Eily L, Perry G, Galuska DA
Journal of Obesity 2012;2012

Trends in Perceived Overweight Status Among Overweight and Non-Overweight Adolescents
Foti K, Lowry R
Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine 2010;164:636–642

Associations of Trying To Lose Weight, Weight Control Behaviors, and Current Cigarette Use Among US High School Students
Johnson J, Eaton DK, Pederson LL, Lowry R
Journal of School Health 2009;79(8):355–360

Healthy People 2010 Objectives for Physical Activity, Physical Education, and Television Viewing Among Adolescents: National Trends from the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System, 1999–2007
Lowry R, Lee SM, Fulton JE, Kann L
Journal of Physical Activity and Health 2009;6(Suppl 1):S36–S45

Weight Management and Fruit and Vegetable Intake Among US High School Students
Lowry R, Lee SM, McKenna M, Galuska DA, Kann L
Journal of School Health 2008;78(8):417–24

Physical Activity-Related Injury and Body Mass Index Among US High School Students
Lowry R, Lee SM, Galuska DA, Fulton JE, Barrios LC, Kann L
Journal of Physical Activity and Health 2007;4:325–342

Physical Activity, Sport Participation, and Suicidal Behavior: US High School Students
Brown DR, Galuska DA, Zhang J, Eaton DK, Fulton JE, Lowry R, Maynard LM
Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 2007;39(12):2248–57

Relationship Between Asthma, Overweight, and Physical Activity Among US High School Students
Everett Jones S, Merkle SL, Fulton JE, Wheeler LS, Mannino DM 
Journal of Community Health 2006;31(6):469–478

Associations of Body Mass Index and Perceived Weight with Suicide Ideation and Suicide Attempts Among High School Students [pdf 115K]
Eaton DK, Lowry R, Brener ND, Galuska DA, Crosby AE
Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine 2005;159:513–519

Weight Management Goals and Use of Exercise for Weight control Among US High School Students, 1991–2001
Lowry R, Galuska DA, Fulton JE, Burgeson CR, Kann L
Journal of Adolescent Health 2005;36:320–326

The Association Between Weight Perception and BMI Among High School Students
Brener ND, Eaton DK, Lowry R, McManus T
Obesity Research 2004;12(11):1866–1874

Television Viewing and Its Associations with Overweight, Sedentary Lifestyle, and Insufficient Consumption of Fruits and Vegetables Among US High School Students
Lowry R, Wechsler H, Galuska DA, Fulton JE, Kann L
Journal of School Health 2002;72(10):413–421

Weight Management Goals and Practices Among US High School Students: Associations with Physical Activity, Diet, and Smoking
Lowry R, Galuska DA, Fulton JE, Wechsler H, Kann L
Journal of Adolescent Health 2002;31:133–144

Recent Trends in Participation in Physical Education Among US High School Students
Lowry R, Wechsler H, Kann L, Collins JL
Journal of School Health 2001;71(4):145–152

Physical Activity, Food Choice, and Weight Management Goals and Practices Among US College Students
Lowry R, Galuska DA, Fulton JE, Wechsler H, Kann L, Collins JL
American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2000;18(1):18–27

Physical activity and body mass index among US adolescents: Youth Risk Behavior Survey, 1999.
Levin, Sarah; Lowry, Richard; Brown, David R.; Dietz, William H.
Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine 2003;157(8):816–820

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Disabilities and Chronic Health Conditions

Relationship Between Physical Disabilities or Long-Term Health Problems and Health Risk Behaviors or Conditions Among US High School Students
Everett Jones S, Lollar DJ
Journal of School Health 2008;78(5):252–257

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Health Risk Behavior, General

Risks to Health Among American Indian/Alaska Native High School Students in the United States
Everett Jones S, Anderson K, Lowry R, Conner H
Preventing Chronic Disease 2011;8(4):A76

Prevalence of Health-Risk Behaviors Among Asian American and Pacific Islander High School Students in the US, 20012007
Lowry R, Eaton DK, Brener ND, Kann L
Public Health Reports 2011; 126(1):39–49

Associations of Selected Health Risk Behaviors With Self-Rated Health Status Among US High School Students
Foti K, Eaton DK 
Public Health Reports 2010;125:771–781

Associations of Health Risk Behaviors With School Absenteeism Does Having Permission for the Absence Make a Difference?
Eaton DK, Brener N, Kann L
Journal of School Health 2008;78(4):223–229

Selected Health Status Indicators and Behaviors of Young Adults—United States, 2003
Eaton DK, Kann L, Okoro CA, Collins J
American Journal of Health Education 2007;38(2):66–75

Prevalence of Health-Related Behaviors Among Alternative High School Students As Compared to Students Attending Regular High School
Grunbaum JA, Lowry R, Kann L
Journal of Adolescent Health 2001;29(5):337–343

US College Students’ Reports of Receiving Health Information on College Campuses
Brener ND, Gowda VR
Journal of American College Health 2001;49:223–228

Co-Occurrence of Health-Risk Behaviors Among Adolescents in the United States
Brener ND, Collins JL
Journal of Adolescent Health 1998;22:209–213

Age of Initiating Selected Health-Risk Behaviors Among High School Students in the United States
Warren CW, Kann L, Small ML, Santelli JS, Collins JL, Kolbe LJ
Journal of Adolescent Health 1997;21:225–231

Results from the 1995 National College Health Risk Behavior Survey
Douglas K, Collins JL, Warren C, et al.
Journal of the American College Health Association 1997;46(2):55–66

The Effect of Socioeconomic Status on Chronic Disease Risk Behaviors Among US Adolescents
Lowry R, Kann L, Collins JL, Kolbe LJ
Journal of the American Medical Association 1996;276(10):792–797

Health Risk Behaviors Among Our Nation's Youth: United States, 1992
Adams PF, Schoenborn CA, Warren, CW, Kann L
Vital and Health Statistics 1995;10(192):1–51

Changes in HIV-related information sources, instruction, knowledge, and behaviors among US high school students, 1989-1990.
Holtzman, Deborah; Lowry, Richard; Kann, Laura; Collins, Janet L.; Kolbe, Lloyd J.
American Journal of Public Health 1994;84(3):388–393

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Race/Ethnicity

Substance Use and Sexual Risk Behaviors Among American Indian and Alaska Native High School Students
De Ravello L, Everett Jones S, Tulloch S, Taylor M, Doshi S
Journal of School Health 2014;84(1):25-32

Risks to Health Among American Indian/Alaska Native High School Students in the United States
Everett Jones S, Anderson K, Lowry R, Conner H
Preventing Chronic Disease 2011;8(4):A76

Prevalence of Health-Risk Behaviors Among Asian American and Pacific Islander High School Students in the US, 2001–2007
Lowry R, Eaton DK, Brener ND, Kann L
Public Health Reports 2011; 126(1):39-49

Attempted Suicide and Associated Health Risk Behaviors Among Native American High School Students
Shaughnessy L, Doshi SR, Everett Jones S
Journal of School Health 2004;74:177–182

Prevalence of Health Risk Behaviors Among Asian American/Pacific Islander High School Students
Grunbaum JA, Lowry R, Kann L, Pateman B
Journal of Adolescent Health 2000;27(5):322–330

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Sexual Behavior

Associations of Body Mass Index with Sexual Risk-Taking and Injection Drug Use among US High School Students
Lowry R, Robin L, Kann L, Galuska DA
Journal of Obesity 2014; Article ID 816071, 10 pages

Substance Use and Sexual Risk Behaviors Among American Indian and Alaska Native High School Students
De Ravello L, Everett Jones S, Tulloch S, Taylor M, Doshi S
Journal of School Health 2014;84(1):25-32

Trends in Human Immunodeficiency Virus- and Sexually Transmitted Disease-Related Risk Behaviors Among US High School Students, 19912009
Eaton DK, Lowry R, Brener ND, Kann L, Romero L, Wechsler H 
American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2011;40(4):427–433

Association between HIV-related risk behaviors and HIV testing among high school students in the United States, 2009.
Balaji AE, Eaton Dk, Voetsch AC, Weigand RE, Miller KS, Doshi SR
Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine 2012;166(4):331–336

Dimensions of Sexual Orientation and HIV-Related Risk Among Adolescent Females: Evidence from a Statewide Survey
Goodenow C, Szalacha LA, Robin LE, Westheimer K
American Journal of Public Health 2008;98(6):1051–1058

Methamphetamine Use Is Independently Associated with Recent Risky Sexual Behaviors and Adolescent Pregnancy
Zapata LB, Hillis SD, Marchbanks PA, Curtis KM, Lowry R 
Journal of School Health 2008;78:641–8

Missed Opportunities for Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Human Immunodeficiency Virus, and Pregnancy Prevention Services During Adolescent Health Supervision Visits [pdf 256K]
Burstein GR, Lowry R, Klein JD, Santelli JS
Pediatrics 2003;111(5 Pt 1):996–1001

Sexual Activity and Substance Use Among Adolescents by Category of Physical Activity Plus Team Sports Participation [pdf 99K]
Kulig K, Brener ND, McManus T
Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine 2003;157:905–912

Timing of Alcohol and Other Drug Use and Sexual Risk Behaviors Among Unmarried Adolescents and Young Adults
Santelli JS, Robin L, Brener ND, Lowry R
Family Planning Perspectives 2001;33:200–205

The association of sexual behaviors with socioeconomic status, family structure, and race/ethnicity among US adolescents.
Santelli, John S.; Lowry, Richard; Brener, Nancy D.; Robin, Leah
American Journal of Public Health 2000;90(10):1582–1588

Use of Birth Control Pills, Condoms, and Withdrawal Among US High School Students
Everett SA, Warren CW, Santelli JS, Kann L, Collins JL, Kolbe LJ
Journal of Adolescent Health 2000;27(2):112–118

The Impact of Condom Availability in Seattle Schools on Sexual Behavior and Condom Use
Kirby D, Brener N, Brown N, Peterfreund N, Hillard P, Harrist R
American Journal of Public Health 1999;89:182–187

Multiple Sexual Partners Among US Adolescents and Young Adults [pdf 85K]
Santelli JS, Brener ND, Lowry R, Bhatt A, Zabin LS
Family Planning Perspectives 1998;30:271–275

Sexual Behavior Among US High School Students [pdf 94K]
Warren CW, Santelli JS, Everett SA, et al
Family Planning Perspectives 1998;30(4):170–172, 200

The Use of Condoms With Other Contraceptive Methods Among Young Men and Women
Santelli, John S.; Warren, Charles W.; Wowry, Richard; Sogolow, Ellen; Collins, Janet; Kann, Laura; Kaufmann, Rachel B.; Celentano, D.D.
Family Planning Perspectives 1997;29(6):261–267

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Sexual Minority Youth

School Violence and Bullying Among Sexual Minority High School Students, 2009–2011 Olsen E, Kann L, Vivolo-Kantor A, Kinchen S, McManus T
Journal of Adolescent Health, 2014

Associations Between Health Risk Behaviors and Opposite-, Same-, and Both-Sex Sexual Partners In Representative Samples of Vermont and Massachusetts High School Students [pdf 104K]
Robin L, Brener N, Donahue SF, Hack T, Hale K, Goodenow C
Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine 2002;156(4):349–355

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Sleep

Association of Sleep Duration with Obesity among US High School Students
Lowry R, Eaton DK, Foti K, McKnight-Eily L, Perry G, Galuska DA
Journal of Obesity (2012), doi:10.1155/2012/476914. Published online february 13, 2012.

Relationships between hours of sleep and health-risk behaviors in US adolescent students.
McKnight-Eily LR, Eaton DK, Lowry R, Croft JB, Presley-Cantrella L, Perry GS
Preventive Medicine 2011;53(4-5):271–273

Sufficient sleep, physical activity, and sedentary behaviors
Foti KE, Eaton DK, Lowry R, McKnight-Eily LR
American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2011;41(6):596–602

Prevalence of Insufficient, Borderline, and Optimal Hours of Sleep Among High School Students—United States, 2007
Eaton DK, McKinight-Eily LR, Lowry R, Perry GS, Presley-Cantrell L, Croft JB
Journal of Adolescent Health 2010;46:399-401

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Suicidal Behaviors

Suicidal Thoughts and Attempts Among U.S. High School Students: Trends and Associated Health-Risk Behaviors, 1991–2011
Lowry R, Crosby AE, Brener ND, Kann L
Journal of Adolescent School Health, 2013, 1-9

Associations between risk behaviors and suicidal ideation and suicide attempts: Do racial/ethnic variations in associations account for increased risk of suicidal behavirs among Hispanic/Latina 9th- to 12th-grade female students?
Eaton DK, Foti K, Brener ND, Crosby AE, Flores G, Kann L
Archives of Suicide Research 2011;15(2):113–126

Associations of Body Mass Index and Perceived Weight with Suicide Ideation and Suicide Attempts Among High School Students [pdf 115K]
Eaton DK, Lowry R, Brener ND, Galuska DA, Crosby AE
Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine 2005;159:513–519

Suicide Ideation Among US College Students: Associations with Other Injury Risk Behaviors
Barrios LC, Everett SA, Simon TR, Brener ND
Journal of American College Health 2000;48(5):229–233

Trends in Suicide Ideation and Suicidal Behavior Among High School Students in the United States, 1991–1997
Brener ND, Krug EG, Simon TR
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior 2000;30(4):304–312

Suicidal Ideation Among College Students in the United States
Brener ND, Hassan SS, Barrios LC
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 1999;67(6):1004–1008

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Sun Safety

Indoor Tanning Among High School Students in the United States, 2009 and 2011
Guy G, Berkowitz Z, Tai E, Holman DM, Jones SE, Richardson LC
JAMA Dermatology 2014; doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2013.7124

Association of UV Index and Sunscreen Use Among White High School Students in the United States
Everett SE, Olsen E, Michael SL, Saraiya M
Journal of School Health 2013, 83: 750-756

Trends in sunscreen use among US high school students: 1999-2009
Everett Jones S, Saraiya, M, Miyamoto J, Berkowitz Z
Journal of Adolescent Health 2012;50(3):304-307

Indoor tanning device use among male high school students in the US
Miyamoto J, Berkowitz J, Everett Jones S, Saraiya M
Journal of Adolescent Health 2012;50(3):308-310

Sunscreen Use Among US High School Students, 1999–2003
Everett Jones S, Saraiya M
Journal of School Health 2006;76(4):150–153

Prevalence and Correlates of Sunscreen Use Among US High School Students
Hall HI, Everett Jones S, Saraiya M
Journal of School Health 2001;71(9):453–457

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Tobacco

Cigarettes smoked per day among high school students in the United States, 1991-2009
Everett Jones S, Kann L, Pechacek TF
American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2011;41(3):297–299

Associations of Trying To Lose Weight, Weight Control Behaviors, and Current Cigarette Use Among US High School Students
Johnson J, Eaton DK, Pederson LL, Lowry R
Journal of School Health 2009;79(8):355–360

Tobacco and Other Drug Use Among High School Students with Asthma
Everett Jones S, Merkel S, Wheeler L, Mannino DM, Crossett L
Journal of Adolescent Health 2006;39:291–294

Cigarette Acquisition and Proof of Age Among US High School Students Who Smoke
Everett Jones S, Sharp DJ, Husten CG, Crossett LS
Tobacco Control 2002;11(1):20–25

Trends and Subgroup Differences in Tobacco Use Among High School Students in the United States, 1991-1997 [pdf 501K]
Everett SA, Warren CW
In: Changing Adolescent Smoking Prevalence Smoking and Tobacco Control Monograph No 14. Bethesda, MD: US Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, NIH Pub No 02–5086;2001

Relationship Between Cigarette, Smokeless Tobacco, And Cigar Use, And Other Health Risk Behaviors Among US High School Students
Everett SA, Malarcher AM, Sharp DJ, Husten CG, Giovino GA
Journal of School Health 2000;70(6):234–240

Initiation of Cigarette Smoking and Subsequent Smoking Behavior Among US High School Students
Everett SA, Warren CW, Sharp D, Kann L, Husten CG, Crossett LS
Preventive Medicine 1999;29(5):327–333

Smoking initiation and smoking patterns among US college students
Everett SA, Husten CG, Kann L, Warren CW, Sharp D, Crossett L
Journal of American College Health 1999;48:55–60

Other Substance Use Among High School Students Who Use Tobacco
Everett SA, Giovino GA, Warren CW, Crossett L, Kann L
Journal of Adolescent Health 1998;23:289–296

Trends in Tobacco Use Among Adolescents in the United States, 19911995
Everett SA, Husten CG, Warren CW, Crossett L, Sharp D
Journal of School Health 1998;68(4):137–140

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Unintentional Injury and Violence

School Violence and Bullying Among Sexual Minority High School Students, 2009–2011 Olsen E, Kann L, Vivolo-Kantor A, Kinchen S, McManus T
Journal of Adolescent Health, 2014

Healthy People 2010 objectives for unintentional injury and violence among adolescents
Olsen EO, Hertz MF, Shults RA, Hamburger ME, Lowry R
Am J Preventive Med 41 (2011), pp. 551-558

Trends and Subgroup Differences in Transportation-Related Injury Risk and Safety Behaviors Among US High School Students, 1991-2007
Everett Jones S, Shults RA
Journal of School Health 2009;79(4):169-176

Associations of Dating Violence Victimization with Lifetime Participation, Co-Occurrence, and Early Initiation of Risk Behaviors Among US High School Students
Eaton DK, Davis KS, Barrios L, Brener N, Noonan RK 
Journal of Interpersonal Violence 2007;22:585–602

Physical Activity-Related Injury and Body Mass Index Among US High School Students
Lowry R, Lee SM, Galuska DA, Fulton JE, Barrios LC, and Kann L
Journal of Physical Activity and Health 2007;4:325–342

The Association Between Self-Reported Lifetime History of Forced Sexual Intercourse and Recent Health-Risk Behaviors:  Findings from the 2003 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey
Basile KC, Black MC, Simon TR, Arias I, Brener ND, Saltzman LE
Journal of Adolescent Health 2006;39:752e1–752e7

Effect of the Incident at Columbine on Students’ Violence- and Suicide-related Behaviors
Brener ND, Simon TR, Anderson M, Barrios LC, Small ML
American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2002;22(3):146–150

Trends and Subgroup Differences in Transportation-Related Injury Risk and Safety Behaviors Among High School Students, 1991–1997
Everett SA, Shults R, Barrios LC, Sacks JJ, Lowry R, Oeltmann J
Journal of Adolescent Health 2001;28(3):228–234

Forced Sexual Intercourse and Associated Health-Risk Behaviors Among Female College Students in the United States
Brener ND, McMahon PM, Warren CW, Douglas KA
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 1999;67(2):252–259

Recent Trends in Violence-Related Behaviors Among High School Students in the United States
Brener ND, Simon TR, Krug EG, Lowry R
JAMA 1999;282(5):440–446

School Violence, Substance Use, and Availability of Illegal Drugs on School Property Among US High School Students
Lowry R, Cohen LR, Modzeleski W, Kann L, Collins J, Kolbe LJ
Journal of School Health 1999;69(9):347–355

Unsafe Motor Vehicle Practices Among Substance-Using College Students
Everett SA, Lowry R, Cohen LR, Dellinger AM
Accident Analysis and Prevention 1999;31(6):667–673

Weapon-Carrying, Physical Fighting, and Fight-Related Injury Among US Adolescents
Lowry R, Powell KE, Kann L, Collins JL, Kolbe LJ
American Journal of Preventive Medicine 1998;14(2):122–129

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Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System, General

Uses of Youth Risk Behavior Survey and School Health Profiles Data: Applications for Improving Adolescent and School Health
Foti K, Balaji A, Shanklin S
Journal of School Health 2011;81(6):345–354

The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System: Measuring Health-Risk Behaviors
Kann L
American Journal of Health Behavior 2001;25(3):272–277

The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System: Policy and Program Applications
Everett SA, Kann L, McReynolds L
Journal of School Health 1997;67(8):333–335

The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System: Policy and Program Applications—An Update
Sussman MP, Everett Jones S, Wilson TW, Kann L
Journal of School Health 2002;72(1):13–17

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Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System Methodology

A Comparison of Fruit and Vegetable Intake Estimates from Three Survey Question Sets to Estimates from 24-Hour Dietary Recall Interviews
Eaton DK, Olsen E, Brener ND, Scanlon, KS, Kim SA, Demissie Z, Yaroch A
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2013;113:1165-1174

Computer Availability and Principals’ Perceptions of Online Surveys
Eaton DK, Brener N, Kann, L, et al
Journal of School Health 2011;81(7):365-373

Comparison of Paper-and-Pencil Versus Web Administration of the Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS): Health-Risk Behavior Prevalence Estimates
Eaton DK, Brener N, Kann L, et al
Evaluation Review 2010;34(2):137–153

Comparison of Web-Based Versus Paper-And-Pencil Administration of the Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS): Participation, Data Quality, and Perceived Privacy and Anonymity by Mode of Data Collection
Denniston MM, Brener N, Kann L, Eaton DK, et al
Computers in Human Behavior 2010; 26:1054–1060

High School Student Responses to Different Question Formats Assessing Race/Ethnicity
Eaton DK, Brener ND, Kann L, Pittman V 
Journal of Adolescent Health 2007;41:488–494

The Association of Survey Setting and Mode with Self-Reported Health Risk Behaviors Among High School Students [pdf 121K]
Brener ND; Eaton DK, Kann L, et al.
Public Opinion Quarterly 2006;70:354–374

Assessing Health Risk Behaviors Among Adolescents: The Effect of Question Wording and appeals for Honesty
Brener ND, Grunbaum JA, Kann L, McManus T, Ross J
Journal of Adolescent Health 2004;35:91–100

Passive Versus Active Parental Permission in School-Based Survey Research: Does the type of Permission Affect Prevalence Estimates of Risk Behaviors?
Eaton DK, Lowry R, Brener ND, Grunbaum JA, Kann L
Evaluation Review 2004;28(6):564–577

A Comparison of Two Survey Questions on Race and Ethnicity Among High School Students
Brener ND, Kann L, McManus T
Public Opinion Quarterly 2003;67:227–236

Assessment of Factors Affecting the Validity of Self-Reported Health-Risk Behavior Among Adolescents: Evidence from the Scientific Literature [pdf 319K]
Brener ND, Billy JOG, Grady WR
Journal of Adolescent Health 2003;33:436–457

Letter to the Editor
Brener ND, McManus T, Galuska DA, Lowry R, Wechsler H 
Journal of Adolescent Health 2003;33:141–142

Reliability and Validity of Self-Reported Height and Weight Among High School Students
Brener ND, McManus T, Galuska DA, Lowry R, Wechsler H
Journal of Adolescent Health 2003;32:281–287

An Assessment of the Effect of Data Collection Setting on the Prevalence Of Health Risk Behaviors Among Adolescents
Kann L, Brener ND, Warren CW, Collins JL, Giovino GA
Journal of Adolescent Health 2002;31(4):327–335

Reliability of the 1999 Youth Risk Behavior Survey Questionnaire [pdf 195K]
Brener ND, Kann L, McManus TL, Kinchen S, Sundberg EC, Ross JG
Journal of Adolescent Health 2002;31:336–342

Reliability of the Youth Risk Behavior Survey Questionnaire
Brener ND, Collins JL, Kann L, Warren CW, Williams BI
American Journal of Epidemiology 1995;141(6):575–580

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