CDC Science Clips: Volume 6, Issue 31, August 5, 2014
Each Tuesday, to enhance awareness of emerging scientific knowledge, selected science clips will be posted here for the public health community. The focus is applied public health research and prevention science that has the capacity to improve health now.
Key Scientific Articles in Featured Topic Areas 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).
Preventing childhood obesity in early care and education: selected standards from “Caring for our children: national health and safety performance standards; guidelines for early care and education programs, 3rd edition American Academy of Pediatrics , American Public Health Association , National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education . . 2012 .
Spectrum of opportunities for obesity prevention in the early care and education setting (ECE). CDC technical assistance briefing document Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . . n.d. .
State indicator report on fruits and vegetables, 2013 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . . 2013 .
Accelerating progress in obesity prevention: solving the weight of the nation Institute of Medicine . . 2012 .
Early childhood obesity prevention policies Institute of Medicine . . 2011 .
Fruit and vegetable consumption by school lunch participants: implications for the success of new nutrition standards Newman C. . 2013 .
Dietary guidelines for Americans, 2010 US Department of Agriculture , US Department of Health and Human Services . . 2010 .
Extensive drug resistance acquired during treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosisExternal Cegielski JP, Dalton T, Yagui M, Wattanaamornkiet W, Volchenkov GV, Via LE, Van Der Walt M, Tupasi T, Smith SE, Odendaal R, Leimane V, Kvasnovsky C, Kuznetsova T, Kurbatova E, Kummik T, Kuksa L, Kliiman K, Kiryanova EV, Kim H, Kim CK, Kazennyy BY, Jou R, Huang WL, Ershova J, Erokhin VV, Diem L, Contreras C, Cho SN, Chernousova LN, Chen MP, Caoili JC, Bayona J, Akksilp S. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Jul 23.
Biological control of mosquitoes in scrap tires in Brownsville, Texas, USA and Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico Uejio CK, Hayden MH, Zielinski-Gutierrez E, Lopez JL, Barrera R, Amador M, Thompson G, Waterman SH. J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 2014 Jun;30(2):130-135.
The effect of Early Head Start on child welfare system involvement: a first look at longitudinal child maltreatment outcomes Green BL, Ayoub C, Bartlett JD, Von Ende A, Furrer C, Chazan-Cohen R, Vallotton C, Klevens J. Child Youth Serv Rev. 2014 Jul;42:127-135.
In vivo evaluation of the pulmonary toxicity of cellulose nanocrystals: a renewable and sustainable nanomaterial of the future Yanamala N, Farcas MT, Hatfield MK, Kisin ER, Kagan VE, Geraci CL, Shvedova AA. ACS Sustain Chem Eng. 2014 ;2(7):1691-1698.
Volatile organic compound conversion by ozone, hydroxyl radicals, and nitrate radicals in residential indoor air: magnitudes and impacts of oxidant sources Waring MS, Wells JR. Atmos Environ. (0).
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