RDC User Publications
The authors of the following publications accessed restricted data through the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) Research Data Center. These publications are listed by NCHS survey. For more information on NCHS surveys and restricted variables accessible through the Research Data Center, see our Restricted NCHS Variables page.
Oster AM, Sternberg M, Nebenzahl S, et al. Prevalence of HIV, sexually transmitted infections, and viral hepatitis by Urbanicity, among men who have sex with men, injection drug users, and heterosexuals in the United States. Sexually transmitted diseases 2014;41(4):272-9.
Salo PM, Arbes SJ, Jr., Jaramillo R, et al. Prevalence of allergic sensitization in the United States: Results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2005-2006. The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology 2014.
Smith-Gagen J, Hollen R, Walker M, et al. Breastfeeding laws and breastfeeding practices by race and ethnicity. Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health 2014;24(1):e11-9.
Meng Q, Richmond-Bryant J, Davis JA, et al. Contribution of Particle-Size-Fractionated Airborne Lead to Blood Lead during the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2008. Environmental science & technology 2013.
Shea KM, Kammerer JS, Winston CA, et al. Estimated rate of reactivation of latent tuberculosis infection in the United States, overall and by population subgroup. American journal of epidemiology 2014;179(2):216-25.
Au LE, Rogers GT, Harris SS, et al. Associations of Vitamin D Intake with 25-Hydroxyvitamin D in Overweight and Racially/Ethnically Diverse US Children. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2013;113(11):1511-6.
Kershaw KN, Albrecht SS, Carnethon MR. Racial and ethnic residential segregation, the neighborhood socioeconomic environment, and obesity among blacks and mexican americans. Am J Epidemiol 2013;177(4):299-309.
Byrd HC, Curtin C, Anderson SE. Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and obesity in US males and females, age 8-15 years: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2001-2004. Pediatric obesity 2013.
Jerschow E, McGinn AP, de Vos G, et al. Dichlorophenol-containing pesticides and allergies: results from the US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2005-2006. Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology 2012;109(6):420-5.
Kahn HS, Bullard KM, Barker LE, et al. Differences between Adiposity Indicators for Predicting All-Cause Mortality in a Representative Sample of United States Non-Elderly Adults. PloS one 2012;7(11):e50428.
Baernholdt M, Yan G, Hinton I, et al. Quality of Life in Rural and Urban Adults 65 Years and Older: Findings From the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. The Journal of Rural Health 2012.
Dao CN, Patel P, Overton ET, et al. Low vitamin D among HIV-infected adults: prevalence of and risk factors for low vitamin D Levels in a cohort of HIV-infected adults and comparison to prevalence among adults in the US general population. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 2011;52(3):396-405.
Bird CE, Seeman T, Escarce JJ, et al. Neighbourhood socioeconomic status and biological 'wear and tear' in a nationally representative sample of US adults. Journal of epidemiology and community health 2010;64(10):860-5.
Do DP, Dubowitz T, Bird CE, et al. Neighborhood context and ethnicity differences in body mass index: a multilevel analysis using the NHANES III survey (1988-1994). Economics and human biology 2007;5(2):179-203.
Koopman RJ, Mainous AG, 3rd, Geesey ME. Rural residence and Hispanic ethnicity: doubly disadvantaged for diabetes? The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association 2006;22(1):63-8.
Goodloe R, Brown-Gentry K, Gillani NB, et al. Lipid trait-associated genetic variation is associated with gallstone disease in the diverse Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III). BMC medical genetics 2013;14(1):120.
Hernaez R, McLean J, Lazo M, et al. Association Between Variants in or Near PNPLA3, GCKR, and PPP1R3B with Ultrasound-Defined Steatosis Based on Data from the NHANES III. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2013.
Pendergrass SA, Brown-Gentry K, Dudek S, et al. Phenome-wide association study (PheWAS) for detection of pleiotropy within the Population Architecture using Genomics and Epidemiology (PAGE) Network. PLoS genetics 2013;9(1):e1003087.
Needham BL, Adler N, Gregorich S, et al. Socioeconomic status, health behavior, and leukocyte telomere length in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2002. Social science & medicine 2013;85:1-8.
Dumitrescu L, Goodloe R, Brown-Gentry K, et al. Serum vitamins A and E as modifiers of lipid trait genetics in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys as part of the Population Architecture using Genomics and Epidemiology (PAGE) study. Human genetics 2012:1-10.
Jeff JM, Brown-Gentry K, Crawford DC. Replication and characterisation of genetic variants in the fibrinogen gene cluster with plasma fibrinogen levels and haematological traits in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Thrombosis and haemostasis 2012;107(3):458-67.
Chang MH, Yesupriya A, Ned RM, et al. Genetic variants associated with fasting blood lipids in the U.S. population: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. BMC medical genetics 2010;11:62.
Scinicariello F, Yesupriya A, Chang MH, et al. Modification by ALAD of the association between blood lead and blood pressure in the U.S. population: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Environmental health perspectives 2010;118(2):259-64.
Keebler ME, Sanders CL, Surti A, et al. Association of blood lipids with common DNA sequence variants at 19 genetic loci in the multiethnic United States National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III. Circulation Cardiovascular genetics 2009;2(3):238-43.
Hung AM, Crawford DC, Griffin MR, et al. CRP polymorphisms and progression of chronic kidney disease in African Americans. Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology: CJASN 2010;5(1):24-33.
Chu AY, Parekh RS, Astor BC, et al. Association of APOE polymorphism with chronic kidney disease in a nationally representative sample: a Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III) Genetic Study. BMC medical genetics 2009;10:108.
Krieg EF, Jr., Butler MA, Chang MH, et al. Lead and cognitive function in ALAD genotypes in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Neurotoxicology and teratology 2009;31(6):364-71.
Chang MH, Lindegren ML, Butler MA, et al. Prevalence in the United States of selected candidate gene variants: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1991-1994. American journal of epidemiology 2009;169(1):54-66.
Yang QH, Botto LD, Gallagher M, et al. Prevalence and effects of gene-gene and gene-nutrient interactions on serum folate and serum total homocysteine concentrations in the United States: findings from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey DNA Bank. The American journal of clinical nutrition 2008;88(1):232-46.
Han K, Trinkoff AM, Storr CL, et al. Associations between state regulations, training length, perceived quality and job satisfaction among certified nursing assistants: Cross-sectional secondary data analysis. International journal of nursing studies 2014.
Chang J, Freed GL, Prosser LA, et al. Associations between physician financial incentives and the prescribing of anti-asthmatic medications in children in US outpatient settings. J Child Health Care 2013.
Tillman B, Hardin-Young J, Shannon W, et al. Meeting the Need for Regenerative Therapies: Translation-Focused Analysis of U.S. Regenerative Medicine Opportunities in Cardiovascular and Peripheral Vascular Medicine Using Detailed Incidence Data. Tissue engineering Part B, Reviews 2012.
Tsai J, Grosse SD, Grant AM, et al. Correlates of in-hospital deaths among hospitalizations with pulmonary embolism: findings from the 2001-2008 National Hospital Discharge Survey. PloS one 2012;7(7):e34048.
Smith LM, Lapane KL, Fennell ML, et al. Home health agency profit orientation and risk for hospitalization: a propensity score analysis of population weighted data. Home health care services quarterly 2008;27(3):240-57.
Lu PJ, Santibanez TA, Williams WW, et al. Surveillance of influenza vaccination coverage--United States, 2007-08 through 2011-12 influenza seasons. Morbidity and mortality weekly report Surveillance summaries 2013;62(4):1-28.
Palmer NR, Geiger AM, Lu L, et al. Impact of rural residence on forgoing healthcare after cancer because of cost. Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology 2013;22(10):1668-76.
Coughlin TA, Long SK, Graves JA. Does managed care improve access to care for Medicaid beneficiaries with disabilities? A national study. Inquiry : a journal of medical care organization, provision and financing 2008;45(4):395-407.
Parker JD, Woodruff TJ, Akinbami LJ, et al. Linkage of the US National Health Interview Survey to air monitoring data: an evaluation of different strategies. Environmental research 2008;106(3):384-92.
Ogbuanu C, Goodman D, Kahn K, et al. Factors associated with parent report of access to care and the quality of care received by children 4 to 17 years of age in Georgia. Maternal and child health journal 2012;16 Suppl 1:S129-42.
National Center for Health Statistics Data Linkage Activities (NHANES or NHIS linked with Mortality, Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security or Air Quality Data)
Breslow RA, Graubard BI. Prospective study of alcohol consumption in the United States: quantity, frequency, and cause-specific mortality. Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research 2008;32(3):513-21.
Reiter PL, Katz ML, Paskett ED. HPV Vaccination among Adolescent Females from Appalachia: Implications for Cervical Cancer Disparities. Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology 2012.
The findings and conclusions in any of the papers listed above are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the views of the Research Data Center, the National Center for Health Statistics, or the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.