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McKnight-Eily LR, Okoro CA, Strine TW, et al. Racial and ethnic disparities in the prevalence of stress and worry, mental health conditions, and increased substance use among adults during the COVID-19 pandemic—United States, April and May 2020. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70(5):162–166. doi:10.15585/mmwr.mm7005a3.

Okoro CA, Strine TW, McKnight-Eily L, Verlenden J, Hollis ND. Indicators of poor mental health and stressors during the COVID-19 pandemic, by disability status: a cross-sectional analysis. Disabil Health J. 2021:101110. doi:10.1016/j.dhjo.2021.101110.


Miyawaki CE, Bouldin ED, Taylor CA, McGuire LC. Baby boomers as caregivers: results from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System in 44 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico, 2015–2017. Prev Chronic Dis. 2020;17:E80. doi:10.5888/pcd17.200010.

Cree RA, Okoro CA, Zack MM, Carbone E. Frequent mental distress among adults, by disability status, disability type, and selected characteristics—United States, 2018. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020;69(36):1238–1243. doi:10.15585/mmwr.mm6936a2.


Jia H, Lubetkin EI, DeMichele K, Stark DS, Zack MM, Thompson WW. Quality-adjusted life years (QALYs) associated with limitations in activities of daily living (ADL) in a large longitudinal sample of the US community-dwelling older population. Disabil Health J. 2019;12(4):699–705. doi:10.1016/j.dhjo.2019.05.003.

Jia H, Lubetkin EI, DeMichele K, Stark DS, Zack MM, Thompson WW. Prevalence, risk factors, and burden of disease for falls and balance or walking problems among older adults in the United States. Prev Med. 2019; 126:105737. doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.05.025.


Jia H, Zack MM, Gottesman II, Thompson WW. Associations of smoking, physical inactivity, heavy drinking, and obesity with quality-adjusted life expectancy among US adults with depression. Value Health. 2018;21(3):364–371. doi:10.1016/j.jval.2017.08.002.

Jia H, Lubetkin EI, Barile JP, et al. Quality-adjusted life years (QALY) for 15 chronic conditions and combinations of conditions among US adults aged 65 and older. Med Care. 2018;56(8):740–746. doi:10.1097/MLR.0000000000000943.

Jia H, Lubetkin EI, DeMichele K, Stark DS, Zack MM, Thompson WW. Comparing the performance of 2 health utility measures in the Medicare Health Outcome Survey (HOS). Med Decis Making. 2018;38(8):983–993. doi:10.1177/0272989X18808494.


Havens E, Slabaugh SL, Helmick CG, et al. Comorbid arthritis is associated with lower health-related quality of life in older adults with other chronic conditions, United States, 2013-2014. Prev Chronic Dis. 2017;14:E60. doi: 10.5888/pcd14.160495.

Shockey TM, Zack M, Sussell A. Health-related quality of life among US workers: variability across occupation groups. Am J Public Health. 2017;107(8):1316-1323. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2017.303840.

Slabaugh SL, Shah M, Zack M, et al. Leveraging health-related quality of life in population health management: the case for Healthy Days. Popul Health Manag. 2017 Feb;20(1):13-22. doi: 10.1089/pop.2015.0162.


Armstrong TW, Surya S, Elliott TR, Brossart DF, Burdine JN. Depression and health-related quality of life among persons with sensory disabilities in a health professional shortage area. Rehabil Psychol. 2016 Aug;61(3):240-50. doi: 10.1037/rep0000083.

Brown DS, Trogdon JG, Ekwueme DU, et al. Health state utility impact of breast cancer in US women aged 18-44 years. Am J Prev Med. 2016;50(2):255-261.

Dankel SJ, Loenneke JP, Loprinzi PD. The WATCH (Weight Activity and Time Contributes to Health) paradigm and quality of life: the impact of overweight/obesity duration on the association between physical activity and health-related quality of life. Int J Clin Pract. 2016;70(5):409-415.

Dong WL, Li YC, Wang ZQ, et al. Self-rated health and health-related quality of life among Chinese residents, China, 2010. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2016;14(1):5.

Golabi P, Otgonsuren M, Cable R, et al. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is associated with impairment of health related quality of life (HRQOL). Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2016;14(1):18.

Greenlund KJ, Liu Y, Deokar AJ, Wheaton AG, Croft JB. Association of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with increased confusion or memory loss and functional limitations among adults in 21 States, 2011 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. Prev Chronic Dis. 2016;13:E02.

Jia H, Zack MM, Thompson WW. Population-based estimates of decreases in quality-adjusted life expectancy associated with unhealthy body mass index. Public Health Rep. 2016; 131(1):177-184.

Kent EE, Malinoff R, Rozjabek HM, et al. Revisiting the Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results Cancer Registry and Medicare Health Outcomes Survey (SEER-MHOS) linked data resource for patient-reported outcomes research in older adults with cancer. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016;64(1):186-192.

Liu Y, Wheaton AG, Chapman DP, Cunningham TJ, Lu H, Croft JB. Prevalence of healthy sleep duration among adults – United States, 2014. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016; 65(6):137-141.

Mcbean AL, Schlosnagle L. Sleep, health and memory: comparing parents of typically developing children and parents of children with special health-care needs. J Sleep Res. 2016;25:78-87.

Menon V, Breyer B, Copp HL, Baskin L, Disandro M, Schlomer BJ. Do adult men with untreated ventral penile curvature have adverse outcomes? J Pediatr Urol. 2016; 12(1):31.e1-e7. Epub 2015 Oct 23.

Mielenz TJ, Callahan LF, Edwards MC. Item response theory analysis of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention health-related quality of life (CDC HRQOL) items in adults with arthritis. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2016;14(1):43.

Mitra M, Clements KM, Zhang J, Smith LD. Disparities in adverse preconception risk factors between women with and without disabilities. Matern Child Health J. 2016; 20(3):507-515.

Smith ND, Prasad SM, Patel AR, et al. Bladder cancer mortality in the United States: A geographic and temporal analysis of socioeconomic and environmental factors. J Urol. 2016;195(2):290-296. Epub 2015 Jul 30.

Trogdon JG, Ekwueme DU, Chamiec-Case L, Guy GP Jr. Breast cancer in young women: health state utility impacts by race/ethnicity. Am J Prev Med. 2016; 50(2):262-269.

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Allen NB, Badon S, Greenlund KJ, Huffman M, Hong Y, Lloyd-Jones DM. The association between cardiovascular health and health-related quality of life and health status measures among US adults: a cross-sectional study of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 2001-2010. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2015;13(1):152.

Bakas T, Austin JK, Habermann B, et al. Telephone assessment and skill-building kit for stroke caregivers: a randomized controlled clinical trial. Stroke. 2015; 46(12):3478-3487. Epub 2015 Nov 8.

Bjelović M, Babić T, Dragicević I, Corac A, Goran Trajković. The burden of gastroesophageal reflux disease on patients’ daily lives: a cross-sectional study conducted in a primary care setting in Serbia. Srp Arh Celok Lek. 2015; 143(11-12):676-680.

Brown DS, Thompson WW, Zack MM, Arnold SE, Barile JP. Associations between health-related quality of life and mortality in older adults. Prev Sci. 2015;16(1):21-30.

Buttery AK, Mensink GB, Busch MA. Healthy behaviours and mental health: findings from the German Health Update (GEDA). Eur J Public Health. 2015;25(2):219-225. Epub 2014 Jul 23.

Chao MT, Abercrombie PD, Santana T, Duncan LG. Applying the RE-AIM framework to evaluate integrative medicine group visits among diverse women with chronic pelvic pain. Pain Manag Nurs. 2015;16(6):920-929. Epub 2015 Sep 10.

Chapman DP, Liu Y, McKnight-Eily LR, et al. Daily insufficient sleep and active duty status. Mil Med. 2015;180(1):68-76.

Cui W, Zack MM, Zahran HS. Health-related quality of life and asthma among United States adolescents. J Pediatr. 2015;166(2):358-364. Epub 2014 Nov 12.

de Castro AB, Gee G, Fujishiro K, Rue T. Examining pre-migration health among Filipino nurses. J Immigr Minor Health. 2015;17(6):1670-1678.

Gandhi PK, Gentry WM, Kibert JL 2nd, et al. The relationship between four health-related quality-of-life indicators and use of mammography and Pap test screening in US women. Qual Life Res. 2015;24(9):2113-2128. Epub 2015 Mar 25.

Gilbert LK, Breiding MJ, Merrick MT, et al. Childhood adversity and adult chronic disease: an update from ten states and the District of Columbia, 2010. Am J Prev Med. 2015;48(3):345-349. Epub 2014 Oct 6.

Grubbs KM, Cheney AM, Fortney JC, et al. The role of gender in moderating treatment outcome in collaborative care for anxiety. Psychiatr Serv. 2015;66(3):265-271. Epub 2014 Dec 15.

Huo N, Ray GE, Mehta S, LoBello SG. Complementary and alternative medicine use among people with asthma and health-related quality of life. J Asthma. 2015;52(3):308 313. Epub 2014 Sep 26.

Jarahi L, Ziaee M. Assessment of unhealthy days among Iranian reproductive age women in 2012. Electron Physician. 2015;7(2):1063-1068. eCollection 2015 Apr-Jun.

Jia H, Zack MM, Thompson WW, Crosby AE, Gottesman II. Impact of depression on quality-adjusted life expectancy (QALE) directly as well as indirectly through suicide. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2015;50(6):939-949. Epub 2015 Feb 7.

Joshi N, Khanna R, Shah RM. Relationship between depression and physical activity, disability, burden, and health-related quality of life among patients with arthritis. Popul Health Manag. 2015;18(2):104-114. Epub 2014 Sep 23.

Jung H, Chang C. Is obesity related to deteriorating mental health of the US working-age population? J Behav Med. 2015;38(1):81-90. Epub 2014 Jun 26.

Katon JG, Lehavot K, Simpson TL, et al. Adverse childhood experiences, military service, and adult health. Am J Prev Med. 2015;49(4):573-582. Epub 2015 Jun 16.

LaFrance WC Jr, Ranieri R, Bamps Y, et al. Comparison of common data elements from the Managing Epilepsy Well (MEW) Network integrated database and a well-characterized sample with nonepileptic seizures. Epilepsy Behav. 2015;45:136-141. Epub 2015 Mar 29.

LaVela SL, Landers K, Etingen B, Karalius VP, Miskevics S. Factors related to caregiving for individuals with spinal cord injury compared to caregiving for individuals with other neurologic conditions. J Spinal Cord Med. 2015;38(4):505-514. Epub 2014 Jul 3.

Loprinzi PD. Joint associations of objectively-measured sedentary behavior and physical activity with health-related quality of life. Prev Med Rep. 2015;2:959-961. eCollection 2015.

Loprinzi PD, Davis RE. Bouted and non-bouted moderate-to-vigorous physical activity with health-related quality of life. Prev Med Rep. 2015;3:46-48. eCollection 2016 Jun.

Macaluso S, Marcus AF, Rigassio-Radler D, Byham-Gray LD, Touger-Decker R. Increased physical activity leads to improved health-related quality of life among employees enrolled in a 12-week worksite wellness program. J Occup Environ Med. 2015; 57(11):1214-1221.

Maynard PL, Rohrer JE, Fulton L. Health-related quality of life among online university students. J Prim Care Community Health. 2015;6(1):48-53. Epub 2014 Aug 12.

Morgenstern LB, Adelman EE, Hughes R, Wing JJ, Lisabeth LD. The Women Independently Living Alone with a Medical Alert Device (WILMA) trial. Transl Stroke Res. 2015; 6(5):355-360. Epub 2015 Jun 3.

Oyana TJ, Matthews-Juarez P, Cormier SA, Xu X, Juarez PD. Using an external exposome framework to examine pregnancy-related morbidities and mortalities: implications for health disparities research. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2015;13(1):13-27.

Przedworski JM, VanKim NA, Eisenberg ME, McAlpine DD, Lust KA, Laska MN. Self-reported mental disorders and distress by sexual orientation: results of the Minnesota College Student Health Survey. Am J Prev Med. 2015;49(1):29-40. Epub 2015 May 18.

Quick V, McWilliams R, Byrd-Bredbenner C. A case-control study of current psychological well-being and weight-teasing history in young adults with and without bowel conditions. J Hum Nutr Diet. 2015;28(1):28-36. Epub 2014 Jan 6.

Quinlivan EB, Fletcher J, Eastwood EA, Blank AE, Verdecias N, Roytburd K. Health status of HIV-infected women entering care: baseline medical findings from the women of color initiative. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2015;29 Suppl 1:S11-S19.

Rohan EA, Townsend JS, Fairley TL, Stewart SL. Health behaviors and quality of life among colorectal cancer survivors. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2015;13(3):297-302.

Salinas-Miranda AA, Salemi JL, King LM, et al. Adverse childhood experiences and health related quality of life in adulthood: revelations from a community needs assessment. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2015;13:123.

Shah BM, Mezzio DJ, Ho J, Ip EJ. Association of ABC (HbA1c, blood pressure, LDL-cholesterol) goal attainment with depression and health-related quality of life among adults with type 2 diabetes. J Diabetes Complications. 2015; 29(6):794-800. Epub 2015 Apr 24.

Simpson C, Carter P. The impact of living arrangements on dementia caregivers’ sleep quality. Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen. 2015;30(4):352-359. Epub 2014 Nov 25.

Tsai AC, Venkataramani AS. Communal bereavement and resilience in the aftermath of a terrorist event: evidence from a natural experiment. Soc Sci Med. 2015;146:155-163. Epub 2015 Oct 22.

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Brown DR, Carroll DD, Workman LM, Carlson SA, Brown DW. Physical activity and health-related quality of life: US adults with and without limitations. Qual Life Res. 2014;23(10):2673-2680. Epub 2014 Jun 21.

Bruning J, Arif AA, Rohrer JE. Medical cost and frequent mental distress among the non-elderly US adult population. J Public Health (Oxf). 2014;36(1):134-139. Epub 2013 Apr 3.

Chen X, Gelaye B, Williams MA. Sleep characteristics and health-related quality of life among a national sample of American young adults: assessment of possible health disparities. Qual Life Res. 2014;23(2):613-625. Epub 2013 Jul 17.

Crews JE, Chou CF, Zhang X, Zack MM, Saaddine JB. Health-related quality of life among people aged ≥ 65 years with self-reported visual impairment: findings from the 2006-2010 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2014;21(5):287-296. Epub 2014 Jun 23.

Cui W, Zack MM, Wethington H. Health-related quality of life and body mass index among US adolescents. Qual Life Res. 2014;23(7):2139-2150. Epub 2014 Feb 14.

Duncan MJ, Kline CE, Vandelanotte C, Sargent C, Rogers NL, Di Milia L. Cross-sectional associations between multiple lifestyle behaviors and health-related quality of life in the 10,000 Steps cohort. PLoS One. 2014;9(4):e94184. eCollection 2014.

Gjelsvik A, Dumont DM, Nunn A, Rosen DL. Adverse childhood events: incarceration of household members and health-related quality of life in adulthood. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2014;25(3):1169-1182.

Helmick CG, Lee-Han H, Hirsch SC, Baird TL, Bartlett CL. Prevalence of psoriasis among adults in the United States: 2003-2006 and 2009-2010 National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys. Am J Prev Med. 2014;47(1):37-45. Epub 2014 Apr 18.

Jia H, Lubetkin EI. Comparing quality-adjusted life expectancy at different levels of physical activity. J Phys Act Health. 2014;11(2):278-284. Epub 2013 Jan 30.

Kirchhoff AC, Spraker-Perlman HL, McFadden M, et al. Sociodemographic disparities in quality of life for survivors of adolescent and young adult cancers in the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol. 2014;3(2):66-74.

Liu Y, Njai RS, Greenlund KJ, Chapman DP, Croft JB. Relationships between housing and food insecurity, frequent mental distress, and insufficient sleep among adults in 12 US States, 2009. Prev Chronic Dis. 2014;11:E37.

Mingo CA, Martin KR, Shreffler J, Schoster B, Callahan LF. Individual and community socioeconomic status: impact on mental health in individuals with arthritis. Arthritis. 2014;2014:256498. Epub 2014 Aug 4.

Nambi GS, Inbasekaran D, Khuman R, Devi S, Shanmugananth, Jagannathan K. Changes in pain intensity and health related quality of life with Iyengar yoga in nonspecific chronic low back pain: a randomized controlled study. Int J Yoga. 2014;7(1):48-53.

Nayak P, Holmes HM, Nguyen HT, Elting LS. Self-reported physical activity among middle-aged cancer survivors in the United States: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey, 2009. Prev Chronic Dis. 2014;11:E156.

Schlomer B, Breyer B, Copp H, Baskin L, DiSandro M. Do adult men with untreated hypospadias have adverse outcomes? A pilot study using a social media advertised survey. J Pediatr Urol. 2014;10(4):672-679. Epub 2014 Feb 24.

Schmitz N, Gariépy G, Smith KJ, et al. Recurrent subthreshold depression in type 2 diabetes: an important risk factor for poor health outcomes. Diabetes Care. 2014; 37(4):970-978. Epub 2013 Nov 6.

Smith KJ, Schmitz N. Association of depression and anxiety symptoms with functional disability and disability days in a community sample with type 2 diabetes. Psychosomatics. 2014;55(6):659-667. Epub 2014 Jun 2.

Zhang L, Ferguson TF, Simonsen N, Chen L, Tseng TS. Racial/ethnic disparities in health-related quality of life among participants with self-reported diabetes from NHANES 2001-2010. Diabetes Educ. 2014;40(4):496-506.

Zhou H, Siegel PZ, Barile J, et al. Models for count data with an application to Healthy Days measures: are you driving in screws with a hammer? Prev Chronic Dis. 2014;11:E50.

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Al-Nsour M, Zindah M, Belbeisi A, et al. Frequent mental distress, chronic conditions, and adverse health behaviors in the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey, Jordan, 2007. Prev Chronic Dis. 2013;10:E140.

Antwi S, Steck SE, Heidari K. Association between prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and health-related quality of life, South Carolina, 2011. Prev Chronic Dis. 2013;10:E215.

Austin S, Qu H, Shewchuk RM. Health care providers’ recommendations for physical activity and adherence to physical activity guidelines among adults with arthritis. Prev Chronic Dis. 2013;10:E182.

Barile JP, Reeve BB, Smith AW, et al. Monitoring population health for Healthy People 2020: evaluation of the NIH PROMIS® Global Health, CDC Healthy Days, and satisfaction with life instruments. Qual Life Res. 2013;22(6):1201-1211. Epub 2012 Aug 18.

Blosnich J, Bossarte R, Silver E, Silenzio V. Health care utilization and health indicators among a national sample of US veterans in same-sex partnerships. Mil Med. 2013;178(2):207-212.

Blosnich J, Foynes MM, Shipherd JC. Health disparities among sexual minority women veterans. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2013;22(7):631-636. Epub 2013 Jun 8.

Bossarte RM, Blosnich JR, Piegari RI, Hill LL, Kane V. Housing instability and mental distress among US veterans. Am J Public Health. 2013; 103 Suppl 2:S213-216. Epub 2013 Oct 22.

Chapman DP, Croft JB, Liu Y, Perry GS, Presley-Cantrell LR, Ford ES. Excess frequent insufficient sleep in American Indians/Alaska natives. J Environ Public Health. 2013;2013(259645). Epub 2013 Feb 21.

Chapman DP, Liu Y, Presley-Cantrell LR, et al. Adverse childhood experiences and frequent insufficient sleep in 5 US States, 2009: a retrospective cohort study. BMC Public Health. 2013;13:3.

Clifford EL, Collins MM, Buckley CM, Fitzgerald AP, Perry IJ. Unhealthy days and quality of life in Irish patients with diabetes. PLoS One. 2013;8(12):e81102. eCollection 2013.

Cui W, Zack MM. Trends in health-related quality of life among adolescents in the United States, 2001-2010. Prev Chronic Dis. 2013;10:E111.

Dhingra SS, Zack MM, Strine TW, Druss BG, Simoes E. Change in health insurance coverage in Massachusetts and other New England States by perceived health status: potential impact of health reform. Am J Public Health. 2013;103(6):e107-114. Epub 2013 Apr 18.

Dube SR, Thompson W, Homa DM, Zack MM. Smoking and health-related quality of life among US Adolescents. Nicotine Tob Res. 2013;15(2):492-500. Epub 2012 Sep 10.

Farr SL, Bish CL. Preconception health among women with frequent mental distress: a population-based study. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2013;22(2):153-158. Epub 2012 Dec 26.

Huang DL, Chan KC, Young BA. Poor oral health and quality of life in older US adults with diabetes mellitus. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013;61(10):1782-1788. Epub 2013 Sep 3.

Jackson BE, Suzuki S, Coultas D, Singh KP, Bae S. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and health-related quality of life in the 2009 Texas Behavioral Risk Factor survey. Health Educ Behav. 2013;40(4):469-479. Epub 2012 Oct 4.

Jia H, Zack MM, Thompson WW. The effects of diabetes, hypertension, asthma, heart disease, and stroke on quality-adjusted life expectancy. Value Health. 2013;16(1):140-147. Epub 2012 Nov 30.

Jia H, Zack MM, Thompson WW, Dube SR. Quality-adjusted life expectancy (QALE) loss due to smoking in the United States. Qual Life Res. 2013;22(1):27-35. Epub 2012 Feb 18.

Kim M, Kim HJ, Hong S, Fredriksen-Goldsen KI. Health disparities among childrearing women with disabilities. Matern Child Health J. 2013; 17(7):1260-1268.

Knoeller GE, Mazurek JM, Moorman JE. Health-related quality of life among adults with work-related asthma in the United States. Qual Life Res. 2013; 22(4):771-780. Epub 2012 Jun 4.

LeMasters T, Madhavan S, Sambamoorthi U, Kurian S. A population-based study comparing HRQoL among breast, prostate, and colorectal cancer survivors to propensity score matched controls, by cancer type, and gender. Psychooncology. 2013;22(10):2270-2282. Epub 2013 Apr 19.

Liu Y, Croft JB, Wheaton AG, et al. Association between perceived insufficient sleep, frequent mental distress, obesity and chronic diseases among US adults, 2009 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. BMC Public Health. 2013;13:84.

Liu Y, Wheaton AG, Chapman DP, Croft JB. Sleep duration and chronic diseases among US adults age 45 years and older: evidence from the 2010 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. Sleep. 2013;36(10):1421-1427.

Mahabaleshwarkar R, Khanna R, West-Strum D, Yang Y. Association between health-related quality of life and colorectal cancer screening. Popul Health Manag. 2013;16(3):178-189. Epub 2013 Feb 13.

McGorrian C, Hamid NA, Fitzpatrick P, Daly L, Malone KM, Kelleher C. Frequent mental distress (FMD) in Irish Travellers: discrimination and bereavement negatively influence mental health in the All Ireland Traveller Health Study. Transcult Psychiatry. 2013;50(4):559-578. Epub 2013 Sep 13.

Mukherjee S. Comparing adult males and females in the United States to examine the association between body mass index and frequent mental distress: an analysis of data from BRFSS 2011. Psychiatry J. 2013;2013:230928. Epub 2013 Nov 14.

Okosun IS, Annor F, Esuneh F, Okoegwale EE. Metabolic syndrome and impaired health-related quality of life and in non-Hispanic white, non-Hispanic blacks and Mexican-American Adults. Diabetes Metab Syndr. 2013;7(3):154-160. Epub 2013 Jul 31.

Paksin-Hall A, Dent ML, Dong F, Ablah E. Factors contributing to diabetes patients not receiving annual dilated eye examinations. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2013;20(5):281-287. Epub 2013 May 10.

Rizzo VM, Kintner E. The utility of the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) in testing quality of life theory: an evaluation using structural equation modeling. Qual Life Res. 2013;22(5):987-995. Epub 2012 Jul 15.

Rizzo VM, Kintner E. Understanding the impact of racial self-identification on perceptions of health-related quality of life: a multi-group analysis. Qual Life Res. 2013;22(8):2105-2112. Epub 2013 Jan 17.

Smith ML, Cho J, Salazar CI, Ory MG. Changes in quality of life indicators among Chronic Disease Self-Management Program participants: an examination by race and ethnicity. Ethn Dis. 2013;23(2):182-188.

Strine TW, Neff LJ, Crawford S. Health-related quality of life domains and household preparedness for public health emergencies: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2006-2010. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2013;7(2):191-200.

Wheaton AG, Ford ES, Thompson WW, Greenlund KJ, Presley-Cantrell LR, Croft JB. Pulmonary function, chronic respiratory symptoms, and health-related quality of life among adults in the United States—National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2007-2010. BMC Public Health. 2013;13:854.

Whitaker RC, Becker BD, Herman AN, Gooze RA. The physical and mental health of Head Start staff: The Pennsylvania Head Start staff wellness survey, 2012. Prev Chronic Dis. 2013;10:E181.

Zack MM. Health-related quality of life—United States, 2006 and 2010. MMWR Suppl. 2013;62(3):105-111.

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Al-Nsour M, Zindah M, Belbeisi A, Hadaddin R, Brown DW, Walke H. Prevalence of selected chronic, noncommunicable disease risk factors in Jordan: results of the 2007 Jordan Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey. Prev Chronic Dis. 2012;9:E25. Epub 2011 Dec 15.

Austin S, Qu H, Shewchuk RM. Association between adherence to physical activity guidelines and health-related quality of life among individuals with physician-diagnosed arthritis. Qual Life Res. 2012;21(8):1347-1357. Epub 2011 Oct 26.

Buttke D, Vagi S, Bayleyegn T, et al. Mental health needs assessment after the Gulf Coast oil spill-Alabama and Mississippi, 2010. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2012; 27(5):401-408. Epub 2012 Aug 21.

Calvert WJ, Isaac EP, Johnson S. Health-related quality of life and health-promoting behaviors in black men. Health Soc Work. 2012;37(1):19-27.

Cutshaw CA, Staten LK, Reinschmidt KM, Davidson C, Roe DJ. Depressive symptoms and health-related quality of life among participants in the Pasos Adelante chronic disease prevention and control program, Arizona, 2005-2008. Prev Chronic Dis. 2012;9:E24. Epub 2011 Dec 15.

Davies CA, Vandelanotte C, Duncan MJ, van Uffelen JG. Associations of physical activity and screen-time on health related quality of life in adults. Prev Med. 2012;55(1):46-49. Epub 2012 May 14.

Denny CH, Floyd RL, Green PP, Hayes DK. Racial and ethnic disparities in preconception risk factors and preconception care. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2012;21(7):720-729. Epub 2012 May 4.

Fan ZJ, Bonauto DK, Foley MP, Anderson NJ, Yragui NL, Silverstein BA. Occupation and the prevalence of current depression and frequent mental distress, WA BRFSS 2006 and 2008. Am J Ind Med. 2012;55(10):893-903. Epub 2012 Jul 20.

Fernald DH, Dickinson LM, Froshaug DB, et al. Improving multiple health risk behaviors in primary care: lessons from the Prescription for Health Common Measures, Better Outcomes COMBO) study. J Am Board Fam Med. 2012;25(5):701-711.

Kim HJ, Fredriksen-Goldsen KI. Hispanic lesbians and bisexual women at heightened risk for [corrected] health disparities. Am J Public Health. 2012; 102(1):e9-15. Epub 2011 Nov 28. Erratum in: Am J Public Health. 2012;102(2):202.

Komelski MF, Miyazaki Y, Blieszner R. Comparing the health status of US taijiquan and qigong practitioners to a national survey sample across ages. J Altern Complement Med. 2012;18(3):281-286.

Luncheon C, Zack M. Health-related quality of life among US veterans and civilians by race and ethnicity. Prev Chronic Dis. 2012;9:E108. Epub 2012 May 31.

Otiniano AD, Gee GC. Self-reported discrimination and health-related quality of life among Whites, Blacks, Mexicans and Central Americans. J Immigr Minor Health. 2012;14(2):189-197.

Segev Z, Arif AA, Rohrer JE. Activity limitations and healthcare access as correlates of frequent mental distress in adults 65 years and older: A Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance study—2008. J Prim Care Community Health. 2012;3(1):17-22. Epub 2011 July 7.

Shen C, Sambamoorthi U. Associations between health-related quality of life and financial barriers to care among women veterans and women non-veterans. Women Health. 2012;52(1):1-17.

Sinnott R, Maddela RL, Bae S, Best T. The effect of dietary supplements on the quality of life of retired professional football players. Glob J Health Sci. 2012;5(2):13-26.

Thompson WW, Zack MM, Krahn GL, Andresen EM, Barile JP. Health-related quality of life among older adults with and without functional limitations. Am J Public Health. 2012;102(3):496-502. Epub 2012 Jan 19. Erratum in: Am J Public Health. 2013;103(11):e12.

Välimäki M, Hätönen H, Adams CE. Mobile telephone text messages to encourage adherence to medication and to follow up with people with psychosis: methods and protocol for a multicenter randomized controlled two-armed trial. JMIR Res Protoc. 2012;1(2):e8.

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