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Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are powerful tools for enhancing the surveillance, prevention, and treatment of chronic diseases. PCD GIS Snapshots enable public health professionals to demonstrate the diverse uses of GIS to efficiently and innovatively improve chronic disease prevention and health promotion.

Volume 16 (2019)

GIS SNAPSHOTS14 November 2019

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E152: Using Geospatial Analyses of Linked Electronic Health Records and Tobacco Outlet Data to Address the Social Determinants of Smoking

Siegel SD, Brooks MM, Gbadebo BM, Laughery JT. Using Geospatial Analyses of Linked Electronic Health Records and Tobacco Outlet Data to Address the Social Determinants of Smoking. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:190186. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.190186external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT 5 September 2019

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E122: Ensuring the Safety of Chronically Ill Veterans Enrolled in Home-Based Primary Care

Katzburg J, Wilson D, Fickel J, Lind JD, Cowper-Ripley D, Fleming M, et al. Ensuring the Safety of Chronically Ill Veterans Enrolled in Home-Based Primary Care. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:180501. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.180501external icon

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GIS SNAPSHOT 3 July 2019

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E86: An Objective Walkability Index for Public Health and Planning in Peel Region, Ontario, Canada

Mukhtar M, Guillette D, Lapos N, Fitzpatrick S, Jaros R. An Objective Walkability Index for Public Health and Planning in Peel Region, Ontario, Canada. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:180469. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.180469external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT 20 June 2019

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E80: Using Local Data on Adults Aged 18 to 64 to Tailor Interventions for Blood Pressure Medication Adherence in Maine

Pizzonia C, Pied D, Huston SL, Albert PF, Parent G, Morse N. Using Local Data on Adults Aged 18 to 64 to Tailor Interventions for Blood Pressure Medication Adherence in Maine. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:180456. DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.180456external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT 23 May 2019

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E63: Using Asthma-Related Housing Complaints to Target Residents With Uncontrolled Asthma in Salt Lake County, Utah

Byun J, McDonnell S, Robertson J. Using Asthma-Related Housing Complaints to Target Residents With Uncontrolled Asthma in Salt Lake County, Utah. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:180463. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.180463external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT 16 May 2019

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E60: Sidewalk Conditions in Northern New Jersey: Using Google Street View Imagery and Ordinary Kriging to Assess Infrastructure for Walking

Plascak JJ, Llanos AAM, Chavali LB, Xing CY, Shah NN, Stroup AM, et al. Sidewalk Conditions in Northern New Jersey: Using Google Street View Imagery and Ordinary Kriging to Assess Infrastructure for Walking. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:180480. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.180480external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT 16 May 2019

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E59: Mapping Census Tract Clusters of Type 2 Diabetes in a Primary Care Population

Kolak M, Abraham G, Talen MR. Mapping Census Tract Clusters of Type 2 Diabetes in a Primary Care Population. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:180502. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.180502external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT 25 April 2019

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E51: Community-Level Breast Cancer Screening Estimates, Alaska, 2014

Newby-Kew A, Grigsby C, Utermohle CJ. Community-Level Breast Cancer Screening Estimates, Alaska, 2014. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:180654. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.180654external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT18 April 2019

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E48: Tracking Senior Fall and Fall-Related Injury EMS Calls to Target Fall Prevention Programs, Salt Lake County, Utah

Byun J, Robertson J. Tracking Senior Fall and Fall-Related Injury EMS Calls to Target Fall Prevention Programs, Salt Lake County, Utah. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:180462. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.180462external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT11 April 2019

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E44: Diagnosed Diabetes Prevalence and Risk Factor Rankings, by State, 2014–2016: A Ring Map Visualization

Lòpez-DeFede A, Stewart JE. Diagnosed Diabetes Prevalence and Risk Factor Rankings, by State, 2014–2016: A Ring Map Visualization. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:180470. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.180470external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT21 March 2019

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E33: A Spatial Exploration of Changes in Drug Overdose Mortality in the United States, 2000–2016

Wilt GE, Lewis BE, Adams EE. A Spatial Exploration of Changes in Drug Overdose Mortality in the United States, 2000–2016. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:180405. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.180405external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT14 March 2019

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E27: Economic Hardship and Life Expectancy in Nassau County, Florida

Joiner J, Jordan M, Reid K, Kintziger K, Duclos C. Economic Hardship and Life Expectancy in Nassau County, Florida. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:180481. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.180481external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS14 February 2019

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E19: Diabetes Disparities In Illinois

Jansen T, Aguayo L, Whitacre J, Bobitt J, Payne L, Schwingel A. Diabetes Disparities In Illinois. Prev Chronic Dis 2019;16:180154. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd16.180154external icon

Volume 15 (2018)

GIS SNAPSHOTS 21 November 2018

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E143: Prevalence of Type 1 Diabetes Among People Aged 19 and Younger in the United States

Rogers MA, Rogers BS, Basu T. Prevalence of Type 1 Diabetes Among People Aged 19 and Younger in the United States. Prev Chronic Dis 2018;15:180323. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd15.180323external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 4 October 2018

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E119: Geographic Availability of Low-Dose Computed Tomography for Lung Cancer Screening in the United States, 2017

Eberth JM, Bozorgi P, Lebrón LM, Bills SE, Hazlett LJ, Carlos RC, et al. Geographic Availability of Low-Dose Computed Tomography for Lung Cancer Screening in the United States, 2017. Prev Chronic Dis 2018;15:180241. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd15.180241external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT 20 September 2018

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E114: Examining Variation in Life Expectancy Estimates by ZIP Code Tabulation Area (ZCTA) in Hawaii’s Four Main Counties, 2008–2012

Holmes JR, Tootoo JL, Chosy EJ, Bowie AY, Starr RR. Examining Variation in Life Expectancy Estimates by ZIP Code Tabulation Area (ZCTA) in Hawaii’s Four Main Counties, 2008–2012. Prev Chronic Dis 2018;15:180035. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd15.180035external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT 13 September 2018

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E112: Visualizing Reach of Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health for Asian Americans: the REACH FAR Project in New York and New Jersey

Kum SS, Patel S, Garcia MJ, Kim SS, Kavathe R, Choy C, et al. Visualizing Reach of Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health for Asian Americans: the REACH FAR Project in New York and New Jersey. Prev Chronic Dis 2018;15:180026. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd15.180026external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 6 September 2018

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E109: Availability of the National Diabetes Prevention Program in United States Counties, March 2017

Jayapaul-Philip B, Dai S, Kirtland K, Haslam A, Nhim K. Availability of the National Diabetes Prevention Program in United States Counties, March 2017. Prev Chronic Dis 2018;15:180063. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd15.180063external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 12 July 2018

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E93: Evaluating the Resources and Need for a Lung Cancer Screening Pilot Program in Maryland

Gardner LD, Domingo C, Johnston J, Harshbarger H, Tai KL. Evaluating the Resources and Need for a Lung Cancer Screening Pilot Program in Maryland. Prev Chronic Dis 2018;15:170434. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd15.170434external icon

GIS SNAPSHOT 14 June 2018

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E80: Use of Colorectal Cancer Screening Tests by State

Joseph DA, King JB, Richards TB, Thomas CC, Richardson LC. Use of Colorectal Cancer Screening Tests by State. Prev Chronic Dis 2018;15:170535. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd15.170535external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 7 June 2018

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E75: Visualizing Colonoscopy Capacity for Public Health Use

Vu MH, Tran JL. Visualizing Colonoscopy Capacity for Public Health Use. Prev Chronic Dis 2018;15:170421. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd15.170421external icon

Volume 14 (2017)

GIS SNAPSHOTS 5 October 2017

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E90: Examining the Food Retail Choice Context in Urban Food Deserts, Ohio, 2015

Pike SN, Trapl ES, Clark JK, Rouse CD, Bell BA, Sehgal AR, et al. Examining the Food Retail Choice Context in Urban Food Deserts, Ohio, 2015. Prev Chronic Dis 2017;14:160408. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd14.160408external icon

Volume 13 (2016)

GIS SNAPSHOTS 8 December 2016

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E164:Strengthening the Connection Between the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and Farmer’s Markets

Igoe B, McDermot D, Stahre M. Strengthening the Connection Between the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and Farmer’s Markets. Prev Chronic Dis 2016;13:160186. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd13.160186external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 1 December 2016

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E162:County-Level Variation in Per Capita Spending for Multiple Chronic Conditions Among Fee-for-Service Medicare Beneficiaries, United States, 2014

Matthews KA, Holt J, Gaglioti AH, Lochner KA, Shoff C, McGuire LC, et al. County-Level Variation in Per Capita Spending for Multiple Chronic Conditions Among Fee-for-Service Medicare Beneficiaries, United States, 2014. Prev Chronic Dis 2016;13:160240. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd13.160240external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 15 September 2016

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E129:Developing High-Resolution Descriptions of Urban Heat Islands: A Public Health Imperative

Voelkel J, Shandas V, Haggerty B. Developing High-Resolution Descriptions of Urban Heat Islands: A Public Health Imperative. Prev Chronic Dis 2016;13:160099. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd13.160099external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 10 Mar 2016

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E34:Using Electronic Health Record Data for Healthy Weight Surveillance in Children, San Diego, California, 2014

Kranz AM, Browner DK, McDermid L, Coleman TR, Wooten WJ. Using Electronic Health Record Data for Healthy Weight Surveillance in Children, San Diego, California, 2014. Prev Chronic Dis 2016;13:150422. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd12.150422external icon

Volume 12 (2015)

GIS SNAPSHOTS 8 Oct 2015

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E169:Colorectal Cancer Burden and Access to Federally Qualified Health Centers in California

Darsie B, Rico J, Gadgil M, Tootoo J. Colorectal Cancer Burden and Access to Federally Qualified Health Centers in California. Prev Chronic Dis 2015;12:150162. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd12.150162external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 14 May 2015

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E75:The Most Distinctive Causes of Death by State, 2001-2010

Boscoe FP, Pradhan E. The Most Distinctive Causes of Death by State, 2001–2010. Prev Chronic Dis 2015;12:140395. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd12.140395external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 22 Jan 2015

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E07: County-Level Variation in Prevalence of Multiple Chronic Conditions Among Medicare Beneficiaries, 2012

Lochner KA, Shoff CM. County-Level Variation in Prevalence of Multiple Chronic Conditions Among Medicare Beneficiaries, 2012. Prev Chronic Dis 2015;12:140442. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd12.140442external icon

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Volume 11 (2014)

GIS SNAPSHOTS 13 Nov 2014

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E197: Tracking Youth Self-Inflicted Injury Hospitalizations to Target High-Risk Communities, Leverage Resources, and Unify Stakeholder Efforts: Illinois Department of Public Health

Arbise BS, Amerson NL. Tracking Youth Self-Inflicted Injury Hospitalizations to Target High-Risk Communities, Leverage Resources, and Unify Stakeholder Efforts: Illinois Department of Public Health. Prev Chronic Dis 2014;11:140276. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd11.140276external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 23 Oct 2014

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E185: Geographic Disparities in Declining Rates of Heart Disease Mortality in the Southern United States, 1973–2010

Vaughan AS, Kramer MR, Casper M. Geographic Disparities in Declining Rates of Heart Disease Mortality in the Southern United States, 1973–2010. Prev Chronic Dis 2014;11:140203. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd11.140203external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 14 Aug 2014

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E137: Comparing Apples to Oranges: Comparative Case Study of 2 Produce Carts in Chicago

Wright K, Anderson L. Comparing Apples to Oranges: Comparative Case Study of 2 Produce Carts in Chicago. Prev Chronic Dis 2014;11:140170. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd11.140170external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 24 Jul 2014

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E126: Planning for the Strategic Recruitment of Barbershops for Blood Pressure Screening and Referral in the Mississippi Delta Region

Mendy VL, Perryman B, Hawkins J, Dove C. Planning for the Strategic Recruitment of Barbershops for Blood Pressure Screening and Referral in the Mississippi Delta Region. Prev Chronic Dis 2014;11:140179. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd11.140179external icon

GIS SNAPSHOTS 27 Feb 2014

E27: Geographic Access to Diabetes Prevention Program Sites: New York State Department of Health

Ruberto RA, Brissette IF. Geographic Access to Diabetes Prevention Program Sites: New York State Department of Health. Prev Chronic Dis 2014;11:130400. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd11.130400external icon

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Volume 10 (2013)

GIS SNAPSHOTS 31 Oct 2013

E126: Tracking Clinic Performance to Improve Vascular Care: Minnesota Department of Health

Peacock JM. Tracking Clinic Performance to Improve Vascular Care: Minnesota Department of Health. Prev Chronic Dis 2013;10:130301. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd10.130301external icon

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