Publications listed below use PedNSS data for analyses and are in chronological order.
Sherry B. Mei Z. Scanlon KS. Mokdad AH. Grummer-Strawn LM. Trends in
state-specific prevalence of overweight and underweight in 2- through 4-year-old
children from low-income families from 1989 through 2000.
Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine 2004; 158(12):1116–24.
Grummer-Strawn LM. Mei Z. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System. Does breastfeeding protect against pediatric overweight? Analysis of longitudinal data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System. Pediatrics 2004; 113(2):e81–6.
Mei Z, Grummer-Strawn LM, Scanlon KS. Does overweight in infancy persist through the preschool years? Analysis of the CDC Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance Data. Social and Preventive Medicine 2003; 48:161-167.
Sherry B, Mei Z, Yip R. Continuation of the decline in prevalence of anemia in low-income infants and children in five states. Pediatrics 2001; 107(4):677-82.
Scanlon KS, Dalenius K, Parvanta I, Grummer-Strawn L. Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance 1997 Full Report. Atlanta: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1998.
Mei Z, Yip R, Trowbridge FL. Improving trend of growth of Asian refugee children in the United States: evidence to support the importance of environmental factors on growth. Asian Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition 1998; 7(2):111-16.
Mei Z, Scanlon KS, Grummer-Strawn LM, Freedman DS, Yip R, Trowbridge FL. Increasing prevalence of overweight among US low-income preschool children: the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention pediatric nutrition surveillance, 1983 to 1995. Pediatrics 1998; 101(1):E12.
Mei Z, Yip R, Grummer-Strawn LM, Trowbridge FL. Development of a research child growth reference and its comparison with the current international growth reference. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine 1998; 152(5):471-9.
Sherry B, Bister D, Yip R. Continuation of decline in prevalence of anemia in low-income children: the Vermont experience. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine 1997; 151(9):928-30.
Grummer-Strawn LM, Rice SP, Dugas K, Clark LD, Benton-Davis S. An evaluation of breastfeeding promotion through peer counseling in Mississippi WIC clinics. Maternal & Child Health Journal 1997; 1(1):35-42.
Yip R, Mei Z. Variation of infant and childhood growth: observations from the US nutrition surveillance systems. In the book Maternal and Extrauterine Nutritional Factors: Their Influence on Fetal and Infant Growth 1996; Ergon, Spain; 77-84.
Harsham J, Keller JH, Disbrow D. Growth patterns of infants exposed to cocaine and other drugs in utero. Journal of the American Dietetic Association 1994; 94(9):999-1007.
Dodds JM, Melnik TA. Development of the New York state nutrition surveillance program. Public Health Reports 1993;108(2):230-40.
Yip R, Scanlon K, Trowbridge F. Trends and patterns in height and weight status of low-income U.S. children. Critical Reviews in Food Science & Nutrition 1993; 33(4-5):409-21.
Yip R, Parvanta I, Scanlon K, Borland EW, Russell CM, Trowbridge FL. Pediatric nutrition surveillance system-United States, 1980-1991. Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report. CDC Surveillance Summaries 1992; 41(7):1-24.
Yip R, Scanlon K, Trowbridge F. Improving growth status of Asian refugee children in the United States. JAMA 1992; 267(7):937-40.
Yip R, Binkin NJ, Trowbridge FL. Altitude and childhood growth. Journal of Pediatrics 1988; 113(3):486-9.
Yip R, Binkin NJ, Fleshood L, Trowbridge FL. Declining prevalence of anemia among low-income children in the United States. JAMA 1987; 258(12):1619-23.
Gayle HD, Dibley MJ, Marks JS, Trowbridge FL. Malnutrition in the first two years of life. The contribution of low birth weight to population estimates in the United States. American Journal of Diseases of Children 1987; 141(5):531-4.
Trowbridge FL. Prevalence of growth stunting and obesity: Pediatric Nutrition
Surveillance System, 1982. Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report. CDC
Surveillance Summaries 1983; 32(4):23SS-26SS.
Publications listed below use PNSS data for analyses and are in chronological order.
Cogswell ME, Perry G, Schieve LA, Dietz W. Obesity prevention in women of childbearing age. Primary Care Update for OB/GYNS 2001; 8:89-105.
Bodnar LM, Scanlon KS, Cogswell ME, Freedman DS, Siega-Riz AM. High prevalence of postpartum anemia among low-income women in the United States. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2001; 185:438-443.
Scanlon KS, Yip R, Schieve LA, Cogswell ME. High and low hemoglobin levels during pregnancy: Differential risks for preterm birth and small for gestational age. Obstetrics and Gynecology 2000; 96:741-8.
Ahluwalia IB, Tessaro I, Grummer-Strawn LM, MacGowan C, Benton-Davis S. Georgia's breastfeeding promotion program for low-income women. Pediatrics 2000; 105(6):E85.
Schieve LA, Cogswell ME, Scanlon KS. Trends in pregnancy weight gain within and outside ranges recommended by the Institute of Medicine in a women, infants, children population. Maternal Child Health Journal 1998; 2:111-6.
Schieve LA, Cogswell ME, Scanlon KS. An empirical evaluation of Institute of Medicine's pregnancy weight gain guidelines by race. Obstetrics and Gynecology 1998; 91:878-84.
Ahluwalia IB, Grummer-Strawn L, Scanlon KS. Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and birth outcome: increased effects on pregnant women aged 30 years or older. American Journal of Epidemiology 1997; 146(1):42-7.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Pregnancy-related behaviors among migrant farm workers-four states, 1989-1993. Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report 1997; 46(13):283-6.
Perry GS, Yip R, Zyrkowski C. Nutritional risk factors among low-income pregnant US women: the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Pregnancy Nutrition Surveillance System, 1979 through 1993. Seminars in Perinatology 1995; 19(3):211-21.
Cogswell ME, Yip R. The influence of fetal and maternal factors on the distribution of birthweight. Seminars in Perinatology 1995; 19:222-40.
Cogswell, ME, Serdula MK, Hungerford DW, Yip R. Gestational weight gain among average and overweight women--what is excessive? American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 1994; 172:705-12.
Kim I, Hungerford DW, Yip R, Kuester SA, Zyrkowski C, Trowbridge FL. Pregnancy nutrition surveillance system--United States, 1979-1990. Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report. CDC Surveillance Summaries 1992; 41(7):25-41.
Kim I, Hungerford DW, Yip R, Kuester SA, Zyrkowski C, Trowbridge FL. Pregnancy
nutrition surveillance system--United States, 1979-1990. Morbidity & Mortality
Weekly Report. CDC Surveillance Summaries 1992; 41(7):25-41.
Li R, Jewell S, Grummer-Strawn L. Maternal obesity and breastfeeding practices. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2003; 77:931-936.
Sherry B, Mei Z, Grummer-Strawn LM, Dietz WH. Evaluation of and recommendations for growth references for very low birth weight infants (<1500 gm) in the United States. Pediatrics 2003; 111(4): 750-758.
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