"Risk Factors" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiological evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
- Risk Factors
- Factor, Risk
- Factors, Risk
- Risk Factor
Population at Risk
- Population at Risk
- Risk, Population at
- Populations at Risk
- Risk, Populations at
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Risk Factors" by people in Profiles.
Charlton BM, Hatzenbuehler ML, Jun HJ, Sarda V, Gordon AR, Raifman JRG, Austin SB. Structural stigma and sexual orientation-related reproductive health disparities in a longitudinal cohort study of female adolescents. J Adolesc. 2019 07; 74:183-187.
Zamora SM, Pinheiro PS, Gomez SL, Hastings KG, Palaniappan LP, Hu J, Thompson CA. Disaggregating Hispanic American Cancer Mortality Burden by Detailed Ethnicity. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2019 08; 28(8):1353-1363.
Thomas IC, Thompson CA, Yang M, Allison MA, Forbang NI, Michos ED, McClelland RL, Budoff MJ, Criqui MH. Thoracic Aorta Calcification and Noncardiovascular Disease-Related Mortality. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2018 08; 38(8):1926-1932.
Bandoli G, Palmsten K, Chambers CD, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL, Baer RJ, Thompson CA. Revisiting the Table 2 fallacy: A motivating example examining preeclampsia and preterm birth. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2018 07; 32(4):390-397.
Corliss HL, VanKim NA, Jun HJ, Austin SB, Hong B, Wang M, Hu FB. Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Among Lesbian, Bisexual, and Heterosexual Women: Findings From the Nurses' Health Study II. Diabetes Care. 2018 07; 41(7):1448-1454.
Heo J, Beck AN, Lin SF, Marcelli E, Lindsay S, Karl Finch B. Cohort-based income gradients in obesity among U.S. adults. Am J Hum Biol. 2018 03; 30(2).
Blashill AJ, Rooney BM, Wells KJ. An integrated model of skin cancer risk in sexual minority males. J Behav Med. 2018 02; 41(1):99-108.
Lin SF, Beck AN, Finch BK. The Dynamic contribution of chronic conditions to temporal trends in disability among U.S. adults. Disabil Health J. 2016 Apr; 9(2):332-40.
Paskett ED, Dudley D, Young GS, Bernardo BM, Wells KJ, Calhoun EA, Fiscella K, Patierno SR, Warren-Mears V, Battaglia TA. Impact of Patient Navigation Interventions on Timely Diagnostic Follow Up for Abnormal Cervical Screening. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2016 Jan; 25(1):15-21.
Hatzenbuehler ML, Jun HJ, Corliss HL, Bryn Austin S. Structural stigma and sexual orientation disparities in adolescent drug use. Addict Behav. 2015 Jul; 46:14-8.