Subject matter experts decide what topic to feature, and articles are selected from the last 3 to 6 months of published literature. Key topic coincides monthly with other CDC products (e.g. Vital Signs).
*Exercise intervention research on persons with disabilities: what we know and where we need to go External Rimmer JH, Chen MD, McCubbin JA, Drum C, Peterson J. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2010 Mar;89(3):249-63.
*Physical activity interventions in adult populations with disabilities: a review
Cervantes C, Wendell C. Quest. 2011 ;63(4):385-410.
Physical activity guidelines advisory committee report, 2008
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Physical activity participation among persons with disabilities: barriers and facilitators External Rimmer JH, Riley B, Wang E, Rauworth A, Jurkowski J. Am J Prev Med. 2004 Jun;26(5):419-25.
Health disparities experienced by people with disabilities in the United States: a Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System study External Pharr JR, Bungum T. Glob J Health Sci. 2012 Nov;4(6):99-108.
The healthcare sector’s role in the U.S. National Physical Activity Plan External Patrick K, Pratt M, Sallis RE. J Phys Act Health. 2009 Nov;6 Suppl 2:S211-9.
CDC Grand Rounds: public health practices to include persons with disabilities External Benjamin G, Graham C, Krahn G, Luce S, Fox M, Ghiya N, Popovic T. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2013 Aug 30;62(34):697-701.
Physical activity among adults with a disability – United States, 2005 External Rimmer JH, Wolf L, Armour BS, Sinclair L. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2007 Oct 5;56(39):1021-4.
Disability status as an antecedent to chronic conditions: National Health Interview Survey, 2006-2012 External Dixon-Ibarra A, Horner-Johnson W. Prev Chronic Dis. 2014 ;11:130251.
Estimates of state-level health-care expenditures associated with disability External Anderson WL, Armour BS, Finkelstein EA, Wiener JM. Public Health Rep. 2010 Jan-Feb;125(1):44-51.
The names of CDC authors are indicated in bold text. Articles published in the past 6-8 weeks authored by CDC or ATSDR staff.
Prevalence of psoriasis among adults in the U.S.: 2003-2006 and 2009-2010 National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys External Helmick CG, Lee-Han H, Hirsch SC, Baird TL, Bartlett CL. Am J Prev Med. 2014 Apr 16.
Survival on dialysis among American Indians and Alaska Natives with diabetes in the United States, 1995-2010 External Burrows NR, Cho P, McKeever Bullard K, Narva AS, Eggers PW. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Diabetes-related mortality among American Indians and Alaska Natives, 1990-2009 External Cho P, Geiss LS, Burrows NR, Roberts DL, Bullock AK, Toedt ME. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Prostate cancer deaths and incident cases among American Indian/Alaska Native men, 1999-2009 External Hoffman RM, Li J, Henderson JA, Ajani UA, Wiggins C. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Kidney cancer incidence and mortality among American Indians and Alaska Natives in the United States, 1990-2009 External Li J, Weir HK, Jim MA, King SM, Wilson R, Master VA. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Geographic variation in colorectal cancer incidence and mortality, age of onset, and stage at diagnosis among American Indian and Alaska Native people, 1990-2009 External Perdue DG, Haverkamp D, Perkins C, Daley CM, Provost E. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Lung cancer deaths among American Indians and Alaska Natives, 1990-2009 External Plescia M, Henley SJ, Pate A, Underwood JM, Rhodes K. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Trends and disparities in stroke mortality by region for American Indians and Alaska Natives External Schieb LJ, Ayala C, Valderrama AL, Veazie MA. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Ovarian and uterine cancer incidence and mortality in American Indian and Alaska Native women, United States, 1999-2009 External Singh SD, Ryerson AB, Wu M, Kaur JS. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Mortality caused by chronic liver disease among American Indians and Alaska Natives in the United States, 1999-2009 External Suryaprasad A, Byrd KK, Redd JT, Perdue DG, Manos MM, McMahon BJ. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Trends and disparities in heart disease mortality among American Indians/Alaska Natives, 1990-2009 External Veazie M, Ayala C, Schieb L, Dai S, Henderson JA, Cho P. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Cervical cancer incidence and mortality among American Indian and Alaska Native women, 1999-2009 External Watson M, Benard V, Thomas C, Brayboy A, Paisano R, Becker T. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Breast cancer mortality among American Indian and Alaska Native women, 1990-2009 External White A, Richardson LC, Li C, Ekwueme DU, Kaur JS. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Disparities in cancer mortality and incidence among American Indians and Alaska Natives in the United States External White MC, Espey DK, Swan J, Wiggins CL, Eheman C, Kaur JS. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Trends and clustering of cardiovascular health metrics among U.S. adolescents 1988-2010 External Yang Q, Yuan K, Gregg EW, Loustalot F, Fang J, Hong Y, Merritt R. J Adolesc Health. 2014 Apr 17.
Human papillomavirus genotype prevalence in invasive vaginal cancer from a registry-based population
Sinno AK, Saraiya M, Thompson TD, Hernandez BY, Goodman MT, Steinau M, Lynch CF, Cozen W, Saber MS, Peters ES, Wilkinson EJ, Copeland G, Hopenhayn C, Watson M, Lyu C, Unger ER. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 01 Apr;123(4):817-821.
Trends in the use, sociodemographic correlates, and undertreatment of prescription medications for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease among adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the United States from 1999 to 2010 External Ford ES, Mannino DM, Wheaton AG, Presley-Cantrell L, Liu Y, Giles WH, Croft JB. PLoS One. 2014 Apr 21;9(4):e95305.
Toward a county-level map of tuberculosis rates in the U.S. External Scales D, Brownstein JS, Khan K, Cetron MS. Am J Prev Med. 2014 May;46(5):e49-51.
Infectious disease mortality among American Indians and Alaska Natives, 1999-2009 External Cheek JE, Holman RC, Redd JT, Haberling D, Hennessy TW. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Pneumonia and influenza mortality among American Indian and Alaska Native People, 1990-2009 External Groom AV, Hennessy TW, Singleton RJ, Butler JC, Holve S, Cheek JE. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Death rates from human immunodeficiency virus and tuberculosis among American Indians/Alaska Natives in the United States, 1990-2009 External Reilley B, Bloss E, Byrd KK, Iralu J, Neel L, Cheek J. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Comparing clinical characteristics between hospitalized adults with laboratory-confirmed influenza A and B virus infection External Su S, Chaves SS, Perez A, D’Mello T, Kirley PD, Yousey-Hindes K, Farley MM, Harris M, Sharangpani R, Lynfield R, Morin C, Hancock EB, Zansky S, Hollick GE, Fowler B, McDonald-Hamm C, Thomas A, Horan V, Lindegren ML, Schaffner W, Price A, Bandyopadhyay A, Fry AM. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Apr 18.
Knowledge, beliefs and behaviours related to STD risk, prevention, and screening among a sample of African American men and women
Uhrig JD, Friedman A, Poehlman J, Scales M, Forsythe A. Health Educ J. 2014 ;73(3):332-340.
CD4 T-lymphocyte percentages corresponding to CD4 T-lymphocyte count thresholds in a new staging system for HIV infection External Selik RM, Gebo KA, Borkowf CB, Whitmore SK, Espinoza L. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Apr 17.
Increased susceptibility to vaginal SHIV transmission in pigtail macaques coinfected with Chlamydia trachomatis and Trichomonas vaginalis External Henning T, Butler K, Hanson D, Sturdevant G, Ellis S, Sweeney EM, Mitchell J, Deyounks F, Phillips C, Farshy C, Fakile Y, Papp J, Secor WE, Caldwell H, Patton D, McNicholl J, Kersh E. J Infect Dis. 2014 Apr 21.
Hand contamination with human rhinovirus in Bangladesh External Luby SP, Lu X, Cromeans T, Sharker MA, Kadir MA, Erdman DD. J Med Virol. 2014 Apr 24.
Evidence-based HIV/STD prevention intervention for black men who have sex with men External Herbst JH, Painter TM, Tomlinson HL, Alvarez ME. MMWR Surveill Summ. 2014 Apr 18;63:21-7.
Community-based program to prevent HIV/STD infection among heterosexual black women External Painter TM, Herbst JH, Diallo DD, White LD. MMWR Surveill Summ. 2014 Apr 18;63:15-20.
Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of nonpharmaceutical interventions following school dismissals during the 2009 influenza A H1N1 pandemic in Michigan, United States External Shi J, Njai R, Wells E, Collins J, Wilkins M, Dooyema C, Sinclair J, Gao H, Rainey JJ. PLoS One. 2014 ;9(4):e94290.
Surveillance systems to track progress toward global polio eradication – worldwide, 2012-2013 External Levitt A, Diop OM, Tangermann RH, Paladin F, Kamgang JB, Burns CC, Chenoweth PJ, Goel A, Wassilak SG. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2014 Apr 25;63(16):356-61.
Outbreaks attributed to cheese: differences between outbreaks caused by unpasteurized and pasteurized dairy products, United States, 1998-2011 External Gould LH, Mungai E, Barton Behravesh C. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2014 Apr 21.
Wild-type measles viruses with non-standard genome lengths External Bankamp B, Liu C, Rivailler P, Bera J, Shrivastava S, Kirkness EF, Bellini WJ, Rota PA. PLoS One. 2014 Apr 18;9(4):e95470.
Health behaviors and risk factors among American Indians and Alaska Natives, 2000-2010 External Cobb N, Espey D, King J. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Risk communication recommendations and implementation during emerging infectious diseases: a case study of the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic External Gesser-Edelsburg A, Mordini E, James JJ, Greco D, Green MS. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2014 Apr 15:1-12.
Period life tables for the non-Hispanic American Indian and Alaska Native population, 2007-2009 External Arias E, Xu J, Jim MA. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Leading causes of death and all-cause mortality in American Indians and Alaska Natives External Espey DK, Jim MA, Cobb N, Bartholomew M, Becker T, Haverkamp D, Plescia M. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Foreword External Frieden TR. MMWR Surveill Summ. 2014 Apr 18;63:1-2.
Age-specific strategies for immunization reminders and recalls: a registry-based randomized trial External Dombkowski KJ, Costello LE, Harrington LB, Dong S, Kolasa M, Clark SJ. Am J Prev Med. 2014 Apr 18.
Rotavirus vaccines: current status and future considerations External Yen C, Tate JE, Hyde TB, Cortese MM, Lopman BA, Jiang B, Glass RI, Parashar UD. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2014 Apr 22;10(6).
Effect of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on nasopharyngeal colonization by Streptococcus pneumoniae – Alaska, 2008-2012 External Gounder PP, Bruce MG, Bruden DJ, Singleton RJ, Rudolph K, Hurlburt DA, Hennessy TW, Wenger J. J Infect Dis. 2014 Apr;209(8):1251-8.
Benefits from immunization during the Vaccines for Children program era – United States, 1994-2013 External Whitney CG, Zhou F, Singleton J, Schuchat A. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2014 Apr 25;63(16):352-5.
Reduction of racial/ethnic disparities in vaccination coverage, 1995-2011 External Walker AT, Smith PJ, Kolasa M. MMWR Surveill Summ. 2014 Apr 18;63:7-12.
Prevaccine era human papillomavirus types 6, 11, 16 and 18 seropositivity in the USA, National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 2003-2006 External Introcaso CE, Dunne EF, Hariri S, Panicker G, Unger ER, Markowitz LE. Sex Transm Infect. 2014 Apr 19.
Unintentional injury mortality among American Indians and Alaska Natives in the United States, 1990-2009 External Murphy T, Pokhrel P, Worthington A, Billie H, Sewell M, Bill N. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Tribal motor vehicle injury prevention programs for reducing disparities in motor vehicle-related injuries External West BA, Naumann RB. MMWR Surveill Summ. 2014 Apr 18;63:28-33.
Prevalence of sexual violence against women in 23 states and two U.S. territories, BRFSS 2005 External Black MC, Basile KC, Breiding MJ, Ryan GW. Violence Against Women. 2014 Apr 22.
Physiologic doses of depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate do not increase acute plasma simian HIV viremia or mucosal virus shedding in pigtail macaques External Radzio J, Hanley K, Mitchell J, Ellis S, Deyounks F, Jenkins LT, Hanson D, Heneine W, Garcia-Lerma JG. AIDS. 2014 Apr 22.
S-nitrosylation of FLICE inhibitory protein determines its interaction with RIP1 and activation of NF-kappaB External Talbott SJ, Luanpitpong S, Stehlik C, Azad N, Iyer AK, Wang L, Rojanasakul Y. Cell Cycle. 2014 Apr 24;13(12).
Does tenofovir gel or do other microbicide products affect detection of biomarkers of semen exposure in vitro? External Snead MC, Kourtis AP, Melendez JH, Black CM, Mauck CK, Penman-Aguilar A, Chaney DM, Gallo MF, Jamieson DJ, Macaluso M, Doncel GF. Contraception. 2014 Mar 25.
An approach for modeling cross-immunity of two strains, with application to variants of Bartonella in terms of genetic similarity
Ahn KW, Kosoy M, Chan KS. Epidemics. 2014 Jun;7:7-12.
A survey of liquid chromatographic-mass spectrometric analysis of mercapturic acid biomarkers in occupational and environmental exposure monitoring External Mathias PI, B’Hymer C. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2014 Mar 12.
American Indian and Alaska Native infant and pediatric mortality, United States, 1999-2009 External Wong CA, Gachupin FC, Holman RC, Macdorman MF, Cheek JE, Holve S, Singleton RJ. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Core state preconception health indicators – Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System and Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2009 External Robbins CL, Zapata LB, Farr SL, Morrow B, Ahluwalia I, D’Angelo DV, Barradas D, Cox S, Goodman D, Grigorescu V, Barfield WD. MMWR Surveill Summ. 2014 Apr 25;63 Suppl 3:1-62.
Association of maternal body mass index, excessive weight gain, and gestational diabetes mellitus with large-for-gestational-age births
Kim SY, Sharma AJ, Sappenfield W, Wilson HG, Salihu HM. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 01 Apr;123(4):737-744.
Early-onset group B streptococcal disease in the United States: potential for further reduction
Verani JR, Spina NL, Lynfield R, Schaffner W, Harrison LH, Holst A, Thomas S, Garcia JM, Scherzinger K, Aragon D, Petit S, Thompson J, Pasutti L, Carey R, McGee L, Weston E, Schrag SJ. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 01 Apr;123(4):828-837.
A comparison of family financial and employment impacts of fragile X syndrome, autism spectrum disorders, and intellectual disability External Ouyang L, Grosse SD, Riley C, Bolen J, Bishop E, Raspa M, Bailey DB. Res Dev Disabil. 2014 Apr 19;35(7):1518-1527.
Universal newborn screening for congenital CMV infection: what is the evidence of potential benefit? External Cannon MJ, Griffiths PD, Aston V, Rawlinson WD. Rev Med Virol. 2014 Apr 24.
Consumer sentiment on actions reducing sodium in processed and restaurant foods, ConsumerStyles 2010 External Patel SM, Gunn JP, Tong X, Cogswell ME. Am J Prev Med. 2014 May;46(5):516-24.
The relationship between state policies for competitive foods and school nutrition practices in the United States External Merlo CL, Olsen EO, Galic M, Brener ND. Prev Chronic Dis. 2014 ;11:E66.
Costs of occupational musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) in the United States
Bhattacharya A. Int J Ind Ergon. 2014 Mar 13;44(3):448-451.
Adherence to safe handling guidelines by healthcare workers who administer antineoplastic drugs External Boiano JM, Steege AL, Sweeney MH. J Occup Environ Hyg. 2014 Apr 25.
Indoor firing ranges and elevated blood lead levels – United States, 2002-2013 External Beaucham C, Page E, Alarcon WA, Calver GM, Methner M, Schoonover TM. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2014 Apr 25;63(16):347-51.
Occupational ladder fall injuries – United States, 2011 External Socias CM, Chaumont Menendez CK, Collins JW, Simeonov P. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2014 Apr 25;63(16):341-6.
Trypanosoma cruzi survival following cold storage: possible implications for tissue banking External Martin DL, Goodhew B, Czaicki N, Foster K, Rajbhandary S, Hunter S, Brubaker SA. PLoS One. 2014 ;9(4):e95398.
Molecular characterization of Cryptosporidium spp. in children from Mexico External Valenzuela O, Gonzalez-Diaz M, Garibay-Escobar A, Burgara-Estrella A, Cano M, Durazo M, Bernal RM, Hernandez J, Xiao L. PLoS One. 2014 ;9(4):e96128.
Medication-assisted therapies – tackling the opioid-overdose epidemic External Volkow ND, Frieden TR, Hyde PS, Cha SS. N Engl J Med. 2014 Apr 23.
The legacies of Eugene Jamot and La Jamotique External Mbopi-Keou FX, Belec L, Milleliri JM, Teo CG. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Apr;8(4):e2635.
Providing quality family planning services: recommendations of CDC and the U.S. Office of Population Affairs External Gavin L, Moskosky S, Carter M, Curtis K, Glass E, Godfrey E, Marcell A, Mautone-Smith N, Pazol K, Tepper N, Zapata L. MMWR Recomm Rep. 2014 Apr 25;63(Rr-04):1-54.
Using a checklist to assess pregnancy in teenagers and young women
Whiteman MK, Tepper NK, Kottke M, Curtis KM, Goedken P, Mandel MG, Marchbanks PA. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 01 Apr;123(4):777-784.
Mechanistic hierarchical Gaussian processes
Wheeler MW, Dunson DB, Pandalai SP, Baker BA, Herring AH. J Am Stat Assoc. 2014 .
Publicized sobriety checkpoint programs: a Community Guide systematic review External Bergen G, Pitan A, Qu S, Shults RA, Chattopadhyay SK, Elder RW, Sleet DA, Coleman HL, Compton RP, Nichols JL, Clymer JM, Calvert WB. Am J Prev Med. 2014 May;46(5):529-539.
Decreased smoking disparities among Vietnamese and Cambodian communities – Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH) Project, 2002-2006 External Zhou H, Tsoh JY, Grigg-Saito D, Tucker P, Liao Y. MMWR Surveill Summ. 2014 Apr 18;63:37-45.
Linkages to improve mortality data for American Indians and Alaska Natives: a new model for death reporting? External Anderson RN, Copeland G, Hayes JM. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Methods for improving the quality and completeness of mortality data for American Indians and Alaska Natives External Espey DK, Jim MA, Richards TB, Begay C, Haverkamp D, Roberts D. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Racial misclassification of American Indians and Alaska Natives by Indian Health Service Contract Health Service Delivery Area External Jim MA, Arias E, Seneca DS, Hoopes MJ, Jim CC, Johnson NJ, Wiggins CL. Am J Public Health. 2014 Apr 22.
Use of laboratory reports as predictors of West Nile virus disease cases, Texas, 2008-2012 External Yendell SJ, Taylor J, Biggerstaff BJ, Tabony L, Staples JE, Fischer M. Epidemiol Infect. 2014 Apr 24:1-8.