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Exposure of the US population to environmental tobacco smoke: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988 to 1991.
OBJECTIVE To estimate the extent of exposure of the US population to environmental tobacco smoke and the contribution of the home and workplace environment to environmental tobacco smoke exposure. … Expand
Third national health and nutrition examination survey
- K. Maurer
- 1 December 1985
Distributions and trends of serum lipid levels among United States children and adolescents ages 4-19 years: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.
BACKGROUND Atherosclerosis begins in childhood and progresses into adulthood. The reduction of cardiovascular risk factors, such as elevated serum total cholesterol and low-density lipoprotein… Expand
Prevalence and ethnic differences in gallbladder disease in the United States.
BACKGROUND & AIMS Gallbladder disease is one of the most common conditions in the United States, but its true prevalence is unknown. A national population-based survey was performed to determine the… Expand
Racial and ethnic differences in serum cotinine levels of cigarette smokers: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1991.
CONTEXT Cotinine, a metabolite of nicotine, is a marker of exposure to tobacco smoke. Previous studies suggest that non-Hispanic blacks have higher levels of serum cotinine than non-Hispanic whites… Expand
The burden of environmental tobacco smoke exposure on the respiratory health of children 2 months through 5 years of age in the United States: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey,…
OBJECTIVE To measure the effect of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) on respiratory health in a national sample of young children. METHODS The study evaluated children 2 months through 5 years of… Expand
Sample design: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.
- T. Ezzati, J. Massey, J. Waksberg, A. Chu, K. Maurer
- Vital and health statistics. Series 2, Data…
- 1 September 1992
This report presents a detailed description of the sample design for the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-94, including a brief description of research that led to the… Expand
Growth of infants and young children born small or large for gestational age: findings from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.
- M. Hediger, M. Overpeck, K. Maurer, R. Kuczmarski, A. McGlynn, W. Davis
- Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine
- 1 December 1998
OBJECTIVES To compare the growth profiles of infants and young children born small for gestational age (SGA, < 10th percentile birth weight for gestation) or large for gestational age (LGA, > or… Expand
Muscularity and Fatness of Infants and Young Children Born Small- or Large-for-Gestational-Age
- M. Hediger, M. Overpeck, R. Kuczmarski, A. McGlynn, K. Maurer, W. Davis
- 1 November 1998
Objective. There is growing interest in the extent to which body composition, both short- and long-term, differs in infants and children born at the extremes of birth weight. This is because a… Expand
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Serum Cotinine Levels of Cigarette Smokers