The challenge of comprehensively mapping children's health in a nation-wide health survey: design of the German KiGGS-Study
- The Impact of Lifestyle Characteristics on Carotenoid Intake in the United States: The 1987 Nation Health Interview Survey. Nebeling, Linda C.; Forman, Michele R.; Graubard, Barry I.; Snyder, Richard A. // American Journal of Public Health;Feb1997, Vol. 87 Issue 2, p268
The article focuses on a study, which compares carotenoid intake in the United States by demographic and lifestyles variables to identify potential high-risk subgroups for disease. Adults 18 to 99 years of age completed a food frequency questionnaire in the 1987 National Health Survey, and mean...
- Maintaining Control. // Pharmaceutical Executive;Sep2005, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p34
Analyzes the differences in hypertension treatments between men and women of various age by the researchers at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute's Framingham Heart Study in the U.S. Assessment of the blood pressure control rate...
- Differentiated effects of social participation components on suicidal ideation across age groups in South Korea. Chaelin Karen Ra; Youngtae Cho // BMC Public Health;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
Background: Suicide among adults in the Korean population merits study to improve the understanding of the salient risk and protective factors because suicide rates in Korea have increased dramatically over the past 20 years. However, the association between social participation and suicidal...
- Young men at highest risk of sports-related injury. // Nursing Standard;5/31/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 38, p19
The article reports on the result of a national health survey conducted by researchers in Germany that determines the incidence, diagnosis, and nature of medically treated sports injuries, and to identify the high risk groups. The survey revealed that 3.1 percent of the respondents had sustained...
- Predictors of Healthy Aging: Prospective Evidence from the Alameda County Study. Guralnik, Jack M.; Kaplan, George A. // American Journal of Public Health;Jun89, Vol. 79 Issue 6, p703
Abstract: Long-term predictors of high levels of physical functioning were examined in a representative sample of Alameda County, California residents followed from 1965 through 1984. The cohort investigated in this study was born between 1895 and 1919, with survivors being age 65 to 89 at the...
- Variations in population health status: Results from a... Kind, Paul; Dolan, Paul; Gudex, Claire; Williams, Alan // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);03/07/98, Vol. 316 Issue 7133, p736
Measures the health of a representative sample of the population of Great Britain by using the EuroQol EQ-5D questionnaire. Subjects and methods; Results and analysis of the survey; Conclusion on the effectiveness of the questionnaire.
- Short form 36 (SF 36) health survey questionnaire: normative data for adults of working age. Jenkinson, Crispin; Coulter, Angela; Wright, Lucie // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/29/93, Vol. 306 Issue 6890, p1437
Surveys the population norms for the short form (SF 36) health survey questionnaire from a community in England. Consistency of different dimensions of the questionnaire; Significance of SF 36 in medical research; Validity and use of normative data.
- Difference in the periapical status of endodontically treated teeth between the samples of Croatian and Austrian adult patients. Peršić, Romana; Kqiku, Lumnije; Brumini, Gordana; Husetić, Medina; Pezelj-Ribarić, Sonja; Pršo, Ivana Brekalo; Staätler, Peter // Croatian Medical Journal;Dec2011, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p1
Aim To compare the periapical status of endodontically treated teeth between Austrian and Croatian adult patients and determine its relation to age, sex, position of teeth, and length of root canal filling. Methods The study was conducted from 2007 to 2009 at two university dental clinics and...
- Trauma Reports. // Trauma Reports;May/Jun2011 Supplement, p1
The questionnaire for the 2011 Reader Survey of the journal "Trauma Reports" is presented.