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Lorna Thorpe

Professor, Medicine, Department of Population Health

    19952020

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    Research Output

    Obesity and diabetes in New York City, 2002 and 2004

    Van Wye, G., Kerker, B. D., Matte, T., Chamany, S., Eisenhower, D., Frieden, T. R. & Thorpe, L., 2008, In : Preventing Chronic Disease. 5, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Population prevalence of reported and unreported HIV and related behaviors among the household adult population in New York City, 2004

    Nguyen, T. Q., Gwynn, R. C., Kellerman, S. E., Begier, E., Garg, R. K., Pfeiffer, M. R., Konty, K. J., Torian, L., Frieden, T. R. & Thorpe, L. E., Jan 2008, In : AIDS. 22, 2, p. 281-287 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Posttraumatic stress symptoms, PTSD, and risk factors among lower Manhattan residents 2-3 years after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks

    DiGrande, L., Perrin, M. A., Thorpe, L. E., Thalji, L., Murphy, J., Wu, D., Farfel, M. & Brackbill, R. M., Jun 2008, In : Journal of Traumatic Stress. 21, 3, p. 264-273 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and predictors of control of hypertension in New York city

    Angell, S. Y., Garg, R. K., Gwynn, R. C., Bash, L., Thorpe, L. E. & Frieden, T. R., Sep 2008, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. 1, 1, p. 46-53 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Prevalence, diagnosis, and treatment of depression and generalized anxiety disorder in a diverse urban community

    Gwynn, R. C., McQuistion, H. L., McVeigh, K. H., Garg, R. K., Frieden, T. R. & Thorpe, L. E., Jun 2008, In : Psychiatric Services. 59, 6, p. 641-647 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Profiling risk of fear of an intimate partner among men and women

    Olson, E. C., Kerker, B. D., McVeigh, K. H., Stayton, C., Wye, G. V. & Thorpe, L., Nov 2008, In : Preventive Medicine. 47, 5, p. 559-564 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Public health in New York City, 2002-2007: Confronting epidemics of the modern era

    Frieden, T. R., Bassett, M. T., Thorpe, L. E. & Farley, T. A., 2008, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 37, 5, p. 966-977 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Respiratory and other health effects reported in children exposed to the World Trade Center disaster of 11 September 2001

    Thomas, P. A., Brackbill, R., Thalji, L., DiGrander, L., Campolucci, S., Thorpe, L. & Henning, K., 2008, In : Environmental health perspectives. 116, 10, p. 1383-1390 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus type 2 and characteristics associated with undiagnosed infection: New York City, 2004

    Schillinger, J. A., McKinney, C. M., Garg, R., Gwynn, R. C., White, K., Lee, F., Blank, S., Thorpe, L. & Frieden, T., Jun 2008, In : Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 35, 6, p. 599-606 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2007

    A biomonitoring study of lead, cadmium, and mercury in the blood of New York City adults

    McKelvey, W., Gwynn, R. C., Jeffery, N., Kass, D., Thorpe, L. E., Garg, R. K., Palmer, C. D. & Parsons, P. J., Oct 2007, In : Environmental health perspectives. 115, 10, p. 1435-1441 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Asthma diagnosed after 11 September 2001 among rescue and recovery workers: Findings from the World Trade Center Health Registry

    Wheeler, K., McKelvey, W., Thorpe, L., Perrin, M., Cone, J., Kass, D., Farfel, M., Thomas, P. & Brackbill, R., Nov 2007, In : Environmental health perspectives. 115, 11, p. 1584-1590 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Benefits and barriers to electronic laboratory results reporting for notifiable diseases: the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene experience.

    Nguyen, T. Q., Thorpe, L., Makki, H. A. & Mostashari, F., Apr 2007, In : American journal of public health. 97 Suppl 1, p. S142-145

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Differences in PTSD prevalence and associated risk factors among World Trade Center disaster rescue and recovery workers

    Perrin, M. A., DiGande, L., Wheeler, K., Thorpe, L., Farfel, M. & Brackbill, R., Sep 2007, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 164, 9, p. 1385-1394 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Estimation of HIV prevalence, risk factors, and testing frequency among sexually active men who have sex with men, aged 18-64 years - New York City, 2002

    Manning, S. E., Thorpe, L. E., Ramaswamy, C., Hajat, A., Marx, M. A., Karpati, A. M., Mostashari, F., Pfeiffer, M. R. & Nash, D., Mar 2007, In : Journal of Urban Health. 84, 2, p. 212-225 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Health care access and utilization among women who have sex with women: Sexual behavior and identity

    Kerker, B. D., Mostashari, F. & Thorpe, L., Sep 2006, In : Journal of Urban Health. 83, 5, p. 970-979 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Risk factors associated with default from multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment South Africa, 1999-2001

    Holtz, T. H., Lancaster, J., Laserson, K. F., Wells, C. D., Thorpe, L. & Weyer, K., Jun 2006, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 10, 6, p. 649-655 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Study design and participation rates of the New York city health and nutrition examination survey, 2004

    Thorpe, L. E., Charon Gwynn, R., Mandel-Ricci, J., Roberts, S., Tsoi, B., Berman, L., Porter, K., Ostchega, Y., Curtain, L. R., Montaquila, J., Mohadjer, L. & Frieden, T. R., 2006, In : Preventing Chronic Disease. 3, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Surveillance for World Trade Center disaster health effects among survivors of collapsed and damaged buildings.

    Brackbill, R. M., Thorpe, L. E., DiGrande, L., Perrin, M., Sapp, J. H., Wu, D., Campolucci, S., Walker, D. J., Cone, J., Pulliam, P., Thalji, L., Farfel, M. R. & Thomas, P., Apr 7 2006, In : MMWR. Surveillance summaries : Morbidity and mortality weekly report. Surveillance summaries / CDC. 55, 2, p. 1-18 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The epidemiology of nonspecific psychological distress in New York City, 2002 and 2003

    McVeigh, K. H., Galea, S., Thorpe, L. E., Maulsby, C., Henning, K. & Sederer, L. I., May 2006, In : Journal of Urban Health. 83, 3, p. 394-405 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The national children's study: A 21-year prospective study of 100 000 American children

    Landrigan, P. J., Trasande, L., Thorpe, L. E., Gwynn, C., Lioy, P. J., D'Alton, M. E., Lipkind, H. S., Swanson, J., Wadhwa, P. D., Clark, E. B., Rauh, V. A., Perera, F. P. & Susser, E., Nov 2006, In : Pediatrics. 118, 5, p. 2173-2186 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    2005

    Capacity building for international tuberculosis control through operations research training

    Laserson, K. F., Binkin, N. J., Thorpe, L. E., Laing, R., Iademarco, M. F., Bloom, A., Agerton, T. B., Nelson, L., Cegielski, J. P., Ferroussier, O., Holtz, T., Vitek, E., Gammino, V., Tan, K., Finlay, A., Dewan, P., Miranda, A., Aquino, G., Weyer, K., Sy, D. N. & 4 others, Vernon, A., Becerra, J., Ershova, J. & Wells, C. D., Feb 2005, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 9, 2, p. 145-150 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Clinical outcome of individualised treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Latvia: A retrospective cohort study

    Leimane, V., Riekstina, V., Holtz, T. H., Zarovska, E., Skripconoka, V., Thorpe, L. E., Laserson, K. F. & Wells, C. D., Jan 22 2005, In : Lancet. 365, 9456, p. 318-326 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Colon cancer screening practices in New York city, 2003: Results of a large random-digit dialed telephone survey

    Thorpe, L. E., Mostashari, F., Hajat, A., Nash, D., Karpati, A., Weber, T., Winawer, S., Neugut, A. I., Awad, A., Zevallos, M., Remy, P. & Frieden, T., Sep 1 2005, In : Cancer. 104, 5, p. 1075-1082 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Obesity and Health: Risks and Behaviors

    Roberts, M., Kerker, B., Mostashari, F., Van Wye, G. & Thorpe, L., 2005, NYC Vital Signs, 4, 2, p. 1-4.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Pests Can Be Controlled ... Safely

    Kass, D., McKelvey, W., Van Wye, G., Thorpe, L. & al., E., 2005, NYC Vital Signs, 4, 3, p. 1-4.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Shortchanged? An assessment of chronic disease programming in major US city health departments

    Georgeson, M., Thorpe, L. E., Merlino, M., Frieden, T. R., Fielding, J. E., Auerbach, J. M., Beilenson, P., Carroll, M., Des Vignes-Kendrick, M., Domzalski, J. F., Judson, F., Katz, M. H., Plough, A., Sfakianaki, E., Troutman, A., Weisbuch, J. B., West, J., Wilhelm, J. L. & Wilson, S., 2005, In : Journal of Urban Health. 82, 2, p. 183-190 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Speaking the same language: Treatment outcome definitions for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis

    Laserson, K. F., Thorpe, L. E., Leimane, V., Weyer, K., Mitnick, C. D., Riekstina, V., Zarovska, E., Rich, M. L., Fraser, H. S. F., Alarcón, E., Cegielski, J. P., Grzemska, M., Gupta, R. & Espinal, M., Jun 2005, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 9, 6, p. 640-645 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The volume and capacity of colonoscopy procedures performed at New York City hospitals in 2002

    Leng, J. C. F., Thorpe, L. E., Feldman, G. E., Thomas, P. A. & Frieden, T. R., 2005, In : Preventing Chronic Disease. 2, 1, 32.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Trends and racial/ethnic disparities in gestational diabetes among pregnant women in New York City, 1990-2001

    Thorpe, L. E., Berger, D., Ellis, J. A., Bettegowda, V. R., Brown, G., Matte, T., Bassett, M. & Frieden, T. R., Sep 2005, In : American journal of public health. 95, 9, p. 1536-1539 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2004

    Childhood obesity in New York City elementary school students

    Thorpe, L. E., List, D. G., Marx, T., May, L., Helgerson, S. D. & Frieden, T. R., Sep 2004, In : American journal of public health. 94, 9, p. 1496-1500 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Effect of hard-drug use on CD4 cell percentage, HIV RNA level, and progression to AIDS-defining class C events among HIV-infected women

    Thorpe, L. E., Frederick, M., Pitt, J., Cheng, I., Watts, D. H., Buschur, S., Green, K., Zorrilla, C., Landesman, S. H. & Hershow, R. C., Nov 1 2004, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 37, 3, p. 1423-1430 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Infectious Tuberculosis among Newly Arrived Refugees in the United States [8] (multiple letters)

    Thorpe, L. E., Laserson, K., Cookson, S., Mills, W., Field, K., Koppaka, V. R., Oxtoby, M., Maloney, S. & Wells, C., May 13 2004, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 350, 20, p. 2105-2106 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    Mass Smallpox Vaccination and Cardiac Deaths, New York City, 1947

    Thorpe, L. E., Mostashari, F., Karpati, A. M., Schwartz, S. P., Manning, S. E., Marx, M. A. & Frieden, T. R., May 2004, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 10, 5, p. 917-920 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access

    Risky Business? Health Behaviors of New York City Public High School Students

    Fornek, ML., Thorpe, L., Platt, R., Mostashari, F. & Henning, K., 2004, NYC Vital Signs, 3, 2, p. 1-4.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Seasonality of tuberculosis in India: Is it real and what does it tell us?

    Thorpe, L. E., Frieden, T. R., Laserson, K. F., Wells, C. & Khatri, G. R., Oct 30 2004, In : Lancet. 364, 9445, p. 1613-1614 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Serious Psychological Distress Among Persons with Diabetes --- New York City, 2003

    McVeigh, KH., Mostashari, F. & Thorpe, L., 2004, 46 ed. Morbidity and Mortalit Weekly Report.

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

    Smallpox Vaccination and Adverse Cardiac Events [4] (multiple letters)

    Upfal, M. J., Cinti, S., Thorpe, L. E., Mostashari, F., Karpati, A. M., Schwartz, S. P., Manning, S. E., Marx, M. A. & Frieden, T. R., May 2004, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 10, 5, p. 961-962 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    Open Access
    2003

    Cancer Screening in New York City: We Can Do Much Better

    Thorpe, L., Mostashari, F., Feldman, G., Karpati, AM. & al., E., 2003, NYC Vital Signs, 2, p. 1-4.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Diabetes is Epidemic

    Thorpe, L., Mostashari, F., Berger, DK., Cobb, LK. & al., E., 2003, NYC Vital Signs, 2, 1, p. 1-4.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Encouraging outcomes in the first year of a TB control demonstration program: Orel Oblast, Russia

    Kherosheva, T., Thorpe, L. E., Kiryanova, E., Rybka, L., Gerasichev, V., Shulgina, M., Nemtsova, E., Aptekar, T., Kluge, H., Jakubowiak, W., Grzemska, M., Aquino, G., Wells, C. & Kazionny, B., Nov 2003, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 7, 11, p. 1045-1051 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Obesity begins early

    List, D., Thorpe, L., May, L., Marx, T. & al., E., 2003, NYC Vital Signs, 2, 5, p. 1-2.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    One in 6 New York City adults is obese

    Thorpe, L., MacKenzie, K., Perl, S., Young, C. & al., E., 2003, NYC Vital Signs, 2, 7, p. 1-4.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Re: "Risk of hepatitis C virus among young adult injection drug users who share injection equipment" (multiple letters)

    Koester, S., Heimer, R., Barón, A. E., Glanz, J., Teng, W., Thorpe, L. E., Ouellet, L. J., Hershow, R., Bailey, S. L., Williams, I. T., Williamson, J. & Garfein, R. S., Feb 15 2003, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 157, 4, p. 376-378 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    Risk of hepatitis C virus infection among young adult injection drug users who share injection equipment

    Thorpe, L. E., Ouellet, L. J., Hershow, R., Bailey, S. L., Williams, I. T., Williamson, J., Monterroso, E. R. & Garfein, R. S., Apr 1 2002, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 155, 7, p. 645-653 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle