MacArthur SES & Health Network

2006 publications | printable version

Adler, N.E. (2006). Overview of health disparities. In G.E. Thompson, F. Mitchell & M. Williams (Eds.) Examining the health disparities research plan of the National Institutes of Health: Unfinished business. Washington: National Academic Press, 129-188.

Adler, N.E. (2006). When one’s main effect is another’s error: Material vs. psychosocial explanations of health disparities. Social Science and Medicine, 63:846-850.

Adler, N. E. (2006). When one’s main effect is another’s error: Material vs. psychosocial explanations of health disparities. A commentary on Macleod et al., “Is subjective social status a more important determinant than objective social status? Evidence from a prospective observational study of Scottish men” (61(9), 2005, 1916-1929). Social Science and Medicine, 63(4), 846-850.

Bobak, M., Marmot, M., Murphy, M., Nicholson, A. and Rose, R. (2006). The Widening Gap in Mortality by Education Level in the Russian Federation, 1980-2001. American Journal of Public Health, 96(7): 1293-1299

Brady, S.S., Matthews, K.A. & McGrath, J.J. (2006). “Individual versus neighborhood socioeconomic status and race as predictors of adolescent ambulatory blood pressure and the heart.”  Social Science and Medicine, 63(6), 1442-1453.

Brady, S. S. & Matthews, K. A. (2006). “Effects of media violence on health-related outcomes among young men.” Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 160(4), 341-347.

Bretsky, P., Crimmins, E.M., Guralnik, J.M., Hu, P., Reuben, D.B., & Seeman, T.E. (2006). Associations Between Serum Beta-Carotene Levels and Decline of Cognitive Function in High-Functioning Older Persons With or Without Apolipoprotein E 4 Alleles: MacArthur Studies of Successful Aging.  Journal of Gerontology: Medical Sciences, 61A (6), 616-620.

Busch, S., Barry, C., Vegso, S., Sindelar, J. and Cullen, M. (2006). Effects of a cost-sharing exemption on the preventative services at the one large employer. Health Affairs, 25(6): 1529-1536.

Borrell, L.N., Diez-Roux, A.V., Gordan-Larsen, P., Kiefe, C.I. & Williams, D.R., (2006). Self-Reported Health, Perceived Racial Discrimination, and Skin Color in African Americans in the CARDIA Study. Social Science and Medicine, 63, 1414-1427.

Chandola, T., Brunner, E., & Marmot, M. G. (2006). Chronic stress at work and the metabolic syndrome: prospective study. British Medical Journal, 332(7540), 521-525.

Chandola, T., Clarke, P., Morris, J. N., & Blane, D. (2006). Pathways between education and health: a causal modelling approach. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A (Statistics in Society), 169(2), 337-359.

Chandola, T., Deary, I. J., Blane, D., & Batty, G. D. (2006). Childhood IQ in relation to obesity and weight gain in adult life: the National Child Development (1958) Study. International Journal of Obesity, epub: doi: 10.1038/sj.ijo.0803279.

Chen, E., Martin, A. D., & Matthews, K. A. (2006). “Understanding health disparities: The role of race and socioeconomic status in children's health.” American Journal of Public Health, 96(4), 702-708.

Chen, E., Martin, A. D., & Matthews, K. A. (2006). Socioeconomic status and health: Do gradients differ within childhood and adolescence? Social Science and Medicine, 62, 2161-2170.

Cohen, S., Alper, C., Doyle, W., Treanor, J. and Turner, R. (2006). Positive emotional style predicts resistance to illness after experimental exposure to rhinovirus or influenza a virus. Psychosomatic Medicine, 68: 809-815.

Cohen, S., Doyle, W. J., & Baum, A. (2006). Socioeconomic status is associated with stress hormones. Psychosomatic Medicine, 68, 414-420.

Cohen, S. and Pressman S. (2006). Positive affect and health. Current Directions in Psychology, 15:122-125.

Cohen, S., Schwartz, J. E., Epel, E., Kirschbaum, C., Sidney, S., & Seeman, T. (2006). Socioeconomic status, race, and diurnal cortisol decline in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study. Psychosomatic Medicine, 68(1), 41-50.

Cullen, M., Vegso, S., Galusha, D., Cantley, L., Rabinowitz, P., Taiwo, O., Fiellin, M., Wennberg, D., Iennaco, J., Slade, M. and Sircar, K. (2006). Use of medical Insurance claims data for occupational health research. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 48: 1054-1061.

Doyle, W. J., Gentile, D. A., & Cohen, S. (2006). Emotional style, nasal cytokines, and illness expression after experimental rhinovirus exposure. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 20(2), 175-181.

Epel, E.S., Lin, J., Wilhelm, F.H., Wolkowitz, O.M., Cawthon, R., Adler, N.E., Dolbier, C., Mendes, W.B., & Blackburn, E.H. (2006). Cell aging in relation to stress arousal and cardiovascular disease risk factors. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 31:277-287.

Evans, G. W. (2006). Child development and the physical environment. Annual Review of Psychology, 57, 423-451.

Fernald, LC and Neufeld, LM (2006). Overweight with concurrent stunting in very young Children from rural Mexico: Prevalence and associated factors. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, epub: 11/29/2006.

Ferrie, J., Head, J., Shipley, M., Vahtera, J., Marmot, M. and Kivimaki, M. (2006). Injustice at work and incidence of psychiatric morbidity: the Whitehall II study. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 63: 443-450.

Ferrie, J., Langenberg, C., Shipley, M. and Marmot, M. (2006). Birth weight, components of height and coronary heart disease: Evidence from the Whitehall II study. International Journal of Epidemiology, 35: 1532-1542.

Gruenewald, T.Seeman, T.Ryff, C.Karlamangla, A. and Singer, B. (2006). Combinations of biomarkers predictive of later life mortality. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 103(38): 14158-114163.

Head, J., Kivimäki, M., Martikainen, P., Vathera, J., Ferrie, J. E., & Marmot, M. G. (2006). Influence of change in psychosocial work characteristics on sickness absence: the Whitehall II Study. Journal of Epidemiology, 60(1), 55-61.

Hu, P., Wagle, N., Goldman, N., Weinstein, M. and Seeman, T. (2006). The associations between socioeconomic status, allostatic load and measures of health in older Taiwanese persons: Taiwan social environment and biomarkers of aging study. Journal of Biosocial Science, Oct. 20:epub ahead of print.

Islam, M.K., Merlo, J., Kawachi, I., Lindstrom, M. and Gerdtham, U-G (2006). Social capital and health: Does egalitarianism matter? A literature review. Internation Journal for Equity in Health, 5(1): 3.

Jackson, P. B. and Williams, D. R. (2006). Culture, race/ethnicity, and depression. In Keyes, C. and Goodman, S. (Eds.), Woman and Depression (pp.328-359). New York: Cambridge University Press.       

Jackson, P. B. and Williams, D. R. (2006). The intersection of race, gender, and SES: Health paradoxes. In Shulz, A. and Mullings, L. (Eds.), Gender, Race, Class and Health (pp 131-162). San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Janicki-Deverts, D., Zilles, K., Cohen, S. and Baum, A.  (2006). Can a 15-hour (Overnight) Urinary Catecholamine Measure Substitute for a 24-hour Measure? Journal of Applied Biobehavioral Research, 11: 1-11.

Kawachi, I. (2006). Commentary: Social capital and health: Making the connections one step at a time. International Journal of Epidemiology, 35(4): 989-993.

Kivimäki, M., Head, J., Ferrie, J. E., Shipley, M. J., Brunner, E., Vahtera, J., & Marmot, M. G. (2006). Work stress, weight gain and weight loss: evidence for bidirectional effects of job strain on body mass index in the Whitehall II Study. International Journal of Obesity, epub: doi: 10.1038/sj.ijo.0803229.

Kubzansky, L. D., Cole, S. R., Kawachi, I., Vokonas, P., & Sparrow, D. (2006). Shared and unique contributions of anger, anxiety, and depression to coronary heart disease: A prospective study in the Normative Aging Study. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 31(1), 21-29.

Kubzansky, L., Sparrow, D., Jackson, B., Cohen, S., Weiss, S. and Wright, R. (2006). Angry breathing: A prospective study of hostility and lung function in the Normative Aging Study. Thorax, 61: 863-868.

Taylor, S., Kiefe, C., Lehman, B. and Seeman, T. (2006). Relationship of early life stress and psychological functioning to adult C-reactive protein in the coronary artery risk development in young adults study. Society on Biological Psychiatry, 60(8): 819-824.

Loucks, E. B., Berkman, L. F., Gruenewald, T. L., & Seeman, T. E. (2006). Relation of social integration to inflammatory marker concentrations in men and women 70 to 79 years. American Journal of Cardiology, 97(7), 1010-1016.

Marmot, M. G. (2006). Status syndrome: A challenge to medicine. Journal of the American Medical Association, 295(11), 1304-1307.

Marmot, A. F., Eley, J., stafford, M., Stansfeld, S. A., Warwick, E., & Marmot, M. G. (2006). Building health: an epidemiological study of “sick building syndrome” in the Whitehall II Study. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 63(4), 283-289.

Matthews, R. J., Jagger, C., & Hancock, R. M. (2006). “Does socio-economic advantage lead to a longer, healthier old age?” Social Science and Medicine, 62, 2489-2499.

Matthews, K. A., Schwartz, J., Cohen, S. & Seeman, T.  (2006). Diurnal cortisol decline is related to coronary calcification: CARDIA StudyPsychosomatic Medicine, 68, 657-661.

Matthews, K. A., Zhu, S., Tucker, D. C., & Whooley, M. A. (2006). Blood pressure reactivity to psychological stress and coronary calcification in the CARDIA Study. Hypertension, 47(3), 391-395.

Moore, L. & Diez Roux, A. V. (2006). Association of neighborhood characteristics with the location and type of food stores. American Journal of Public Health, 96(2): 325-331.

Morland, K., Diez Roux, A. V., & Wing, S. (2006). Supermarkets, other food stores, and obesity. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 30(4), 333-339.

Nazroo, J. Y. and Williams, D. R. (2006). The social determination of ethnic/racial inequalities in health. In Marmot, M. and Wilkinson, R. G. (Eds). Social Determinants of Health, 2nd edition (pp. 238-266). Oxford, United Kingdom:  Oxford University Press.

Rabinowitz, P., Galusha, D., Dixon-Ernst, C., Slade, M. and Cullen, M. (2006). Trends in the prevalence of hearing loss among young adults entering an industrial workforce 1985 to 2004. Ear and Hearing, 27(4):369-375.

Ranjit, N., Diez Roux, A. V., Chambless, L., Jacobs, D. R. Jr., Nieto, F. J., Szklo, M. (2006). Socioeconomic differences in progression of carotid intima-media thickness in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, 26(6), 411-416.

Schillinger, D., Barton, L.R., Karter, A.J., Wang, F., & Adler, N.E. (2006). Does literacy mediate the relationship between education and health outcomes? A study of low-income population with diabetes.  Public Health Reports, 121:245-254.

Schulz, A., Gravlee, C., WIlliams, D., Israel, B., Mentz, G. and Rowe, Z. (2006). Discrimination, Symptoms of Depression, and Self-Rated Health Among African Women in Detroit: Results From a Longitudinal Analysis. American Journal of Public Health, 96(7):1265-1270.

Singh-Manoux, A., Martikainen, P., Ferrie, J. E., Zins, M., Marmot, M., & Goldberg, M. (2006). What does self-rated-health measure? Results from the British Whitehall II and French Gazel cohort studies. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 60(4), 364-372.

Taiwo, O., Sirkar, K., Slade, M., Cantley, L., Vegso, S., Rabinowitz, P., Fiellin, M., & Cullen, M. R. (2006). Incidence of asthma among aluminum workers. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 48(3), 275-282.

Taylor, S. E., Gonzaga, G. C., Klein, L. C., Hu, P., Greendale, G. A., & Seeman, T. E. (2006). Relation of oxytocin to psychological stress responses and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis activity in older women. Psychosomatic Medicine, 68, 238-245.

Williams, D. R. & Neighbors, H. W. (2006). Social perspectives on mood disorders. In D. J. Stein, D. J. Kupfer, & A. F. Schatzberg (Eds.) The American Psychiatric textbook of mood disorders. Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Publishing, 145-158.

Yan, L. L., Liu, K., Daviglus, M. L., Colangelo, L. A., Kiefe, C. I., Sidney, S., Matthews, K. A., & Greenland, P. (2006). Education, 15-year risk factor progression, and coronary artery calcium in young adulthood and early middle age: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Study. Journal of the American Medical Association, 295, 1793-1808.

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