Highlighted Publications

NCCDPHP authors’ names are boldfaced.

Division of Cancer Prevention and Control

Skin Cancer Prevention Behaviors among Agricultural and Construction Workers – United States, 2015: Preventing Chronic Disease (PCD). Ragan KR, Buchanan Lunsford N, Thomas CC, Tai EW, Sussell A, Holman DM.

Sunburn prevalence among US Adults, National Health Interview 2005, 2010, 2015: Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology (JAAD).External Holman DM, Ding H, Berkowitz Z, Hartman AM; Perna FM.

Preventive Care Service Use Among Cancer Survivors with Serious Psychological Distress: An Analysis of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Data: Preventive MedicineExternal. Rim SH, Yabroff KR, Dasari S, Han X, Litzelman K; Ekwueme DU.

Division of Diabetes Translation

Trends and Disparities in Cardiovascular Mortality among US Adults with and without Self-Reported Diabetes Mellitus, 1988 – 2015External. Cheng YJ, Imperatore G, Geiss LS, Saydah HS, Albright AL, Ali MK, Gregg EW.

Trends in cause-specific mortality among adults with and without diagnosed diabetes in the USA: an epidemiological analysis of linked national survey and vital statistics dataExternal. Gregg EW, Cheng YJ, Srinivasan M, Lin J, Geiss LS, Albright A, Imperatore G.

Impact of Intensive Lifestyle Intervention on Disability-Free Life Expectancy: The Look AHEAD StudyExternal. Gregg EW, Lin J, Bardenheier B, Chen H, Rejeski WJ, Zhuo X, Hergenroeder AL, Kritchevsky SB, Peters AL, Wagenknecht LE, Ip EH, Espeland MA; Look AHEAD Study Group.

Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity

Screening and Referral for Childhood Obesity: Adherence to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force RecommendationExternal. Imoisili OE, Goodman AB, Dooyema CA, Harrison MR, Belay B, Park S.

Daily Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Intake Among U.S. Adults Varies by States and Sociodemographic and Behavioral Characteristics: Findings from 9 States ― BRFSS, 2016. Lundeen EA, Park S, Pan L, Blanck HM.

Vital Signs: Prevalence of Key Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors for Million Hearts 2022 — United States, 2011–2016. Wall HK, Ritchey MD, Gillespie C, Omura JD, Jamal A, George MG.

Division of Oral Health

Use of Toothpaste and Toothbrushing Patterns Among Children and Adolescents — United States, 2013–2016. Thornton-Evans G, Junger M, Lin M, Wei L, Espinoza L, Beltran-Aguilar E.

Awareness Among US Adults of Dental Sealants for Caries Prevention. Junger ML, Griffin SO, Lesaja S, Espinoza L.

Division of Population Health

Characteristics of Self-Reported Sleep and the Risk of Falls and Fractures: The Women’s Health Initiative (WHI).External Cauley JA, Hovey KM, Stone KL, Andrews CA, Barbour KE, Hale L, et al.

Erectile Dysfunction Is Highly Prevalent in Men With Newly Diagnosed Inflammatory Bowel Disease.External Shmidt E, Suárez-Fariñas M, Mallette M, Moniz H, Bright R, Shah SA, Merrick M, Shapiro J, Xu F, et al.

Examining differences in the implementation of school water-quality practices and water-access policies by school demographic characteristics.External Cradock AL, Everett Jones S, Merlo C.

Geospatial distribution of periodontists and US adults with severe periodontitisExternal. Eke PI, Lu H, Zhang X, Thornton-Evans G, Borgnakke WS, Holt JB, Croft JB.

Using spatially adaptive floating catchments to measure the geographic availability of a health care service: Pulmonary rehabilitation in the southeastern United States.External Matthews KA, Gaglioti AH, Holt JB, Wheaton AG, Croft JB.

Walking and the 2-year risk of functional decline: An observational study of US adults with arthritis.External Cisternas MG, Murphy LB, Carlson SA.

Office on Smoking and Health

Vital Signs: Tobacco Product Use Among Middle and High School Students – United States, 2011-2018External. Gentzke AS, Creamer M, Cullen KA, Ambrose BK, Willis G, Jamal A, King BA.

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