NHANES III

NHANES III

Third National Health & Nutrition Examination Survey Public health A population-based survey conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics, designed to assess the health and nutritional status of the noninstitutionalized Americans
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For pulmonary function laboratories in the United States, the NHANES III study was suggested as the most appropriate for spirometry predicteds in Caucasians, African-Americans and Mexican Americans.
A nationally representative sample of adults from the restricted data NHANES III (1988-1994; n = 8678; age [greater than or equal to] 40 y) were matched with mortality data reported by the National Death Index through 2011 to examine associations between MVM and MV use and CVD mortality by using Cox proportional hazards models, adjusting for multiple potential confounders.
The analysis included data from seven cohorts plus participants in NHANES III (The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey).
It was anticipated that the oral contraceptive users in NHANES I would have a higher prevalence of gingival inflammation and poorer periodontal health than non-oral contraceptive users, resulting from the higher doses of estrogen and progestin of the high-dose (>50 pg estrogen) oral contraceptive pills of the early 1970s, while women using the modern low-dose OC pills available at the time of NHANES III would exhibit an increased, yet less marked, prevalence of gingivitis and periodontitis than those not using oral contraceptives.
In addition, bioelectrical impedance is not the most advanced measurement technique, though the NHANES III measurements were conducted in a very rigorous fashion "and practically, this is the best situation possible in a study of this size," she noted.
By analyzing information on 6,831 middle-aged and older adults participating in NHANES III, a nationally representative dietary survey in the US, Longo and his team found that individuals aged 50 years who reported eating a high-protein diet were 4 times more likely to die of cancer or diabetes and nearly twice as likely to die from any cause in the following 18 years.
52% in the general population of people age 20 to 65 as reported in NHANES III.
They used mass spectrometry based methods to analyze urine samples from a nationally representative sample of 2,874 adults 20-59 years of age (NHANES 1999-2004) and a non nationally representative sample of 197 adult participants in NHANES III for six common dialkylphosphate (DAP) metabolites of OP pesticides.
The bone mineral density analysis included 3,660 women who underwent femoral neck bone density measurement by dual energy x-ray as part of their participation in NHANES III, which was conducted in a U.
Using the NHANES III data, we set out to measure bone mineral density in women who'd had a bilateral oophorectomy compared with women with intact ovaries," said McCarthy.
Dietary phosphorus intake and mortality in moderate chronic kidney disease: NHANES III.
The NHANES III Linked Mortality Study followed participants recruited between 1988 and 1994.