2021

Graetz, Nick and Irma T. Elo. 2021. “Decomposing County-Level Working-Age Mortality Trends in the United States between 1999–2001 and 2015–2017.” Spatial Demography.

Hendi, Arun S., Irma T. Elo, and Pekka Martikainen. 2021. “The Implications of Changing Education Distributions for Life Expectancy Gradients.” Social Science & Medicine 272:113712. PMCID: PMC7969123.

Preston, Samuel H. and Yana C. Vierboom. 2021. “Excess Mortality in the United States in the 21st Century.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 118(16):e2024850118. PMCID: PMC8072323.

Stokes, Andrew C., Dielle J. Lundberg, Irma T. Elo, Katherine Hempstead, Jacob Bor, and Samuel H. Preston. 2021. “COVID-19 and Excess Mortality in the United States: A County-Level Analysis.” PLOS Medicine 18(5):e1003571. PMCID: PMC8136644. (medRxiv preprint: “Assessing the Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on US Mortality: A County-Level Analysis.”)

Stokes, Andrew C., Dielle J. Lundberg, Jacob Bor, Irma T. Elo, Katherine Hempstead, and Samuel H. Preston. 2021. “Association of Health Care Factors with Excess Deaths Not Assigned to COVID-19 in the US.” JAMA Network Open 4(9):e2125287.

2020

Glei, Dana A. and Samuel H. Preston. 2020. “Estimating the Impact of Drug Use on US Mortality, 1999-2016.” PLOS ONE 15(1):e0226732. PMCID: PMC6961845.

Graetz, Nick, Samuel H. Preston, Morgan Peele, and Irma T. Elo. 2020. “Ecological Factors Associated with Suicide Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites.” BMC Public Health 20(1):1339. PMCID: PMC7469302.

Ho, Jessica Y. 2020. “Cycles of Gender Convergence and Divergence in Drug Overdose Mortality.” Population and Development Review 46(3): 443-470. PMCID: PMC7880043.

Mehta, Neil, Sari Stenholm, Satu Männistö, Pekka Jousilahti, and Irma T. Elo. 2020. “Excess Body Weight, Cigarette Smoking, and Type II Diabetes Incidence in the National FINRISK Studies.” Annals of Epidemiology 42:12-18. PMCID: PMC7231607.

Vierboom, Yana C. and Samuel H. Preston. 2020. “Life Beyond 65: Changing Spatial Patterns of Survival at Older Ages in the United States, 2000–2016.” The Journals of Gerontology: Series B 70(5):1093-1103. PMCID: PMC7161363.

2019

Elo, Irma T., Arun S. Hendi, Jessica Y. Ho, Yana C. Vierboom, and Samuel H. Preston. 2019. “Trends in Non-Hispanic White Mortality in the United States by Metropolitan-Nonmetropolitan Status and Region, 1990-2016.” Population and Development Review 45(3):549-583. PMCID: PMC6771562.

Ho, Jessica Y. 2019. “The Contemporary American Drug Overdose Epidemic in International Perspective.” Population and Development Review 45(1):7-40. PMCID: PMC6527318.

Vierboom, Yana C., Samuel H. Preston, and Arun S. Hendi. 2019. “Rising Geographic Inequality in Mortality in the United States.SSM – Population Health 9:100478. PMCID: PMC6804490.

2018

Ho, Jessica Y. and Arun S. Hendi. 2018. “Recent Trends in Life Expectancy across High-Income Countries: A Retrospective Observational Study.” The BMJ 362: k2562. PMCID: PMC6103465.

Preston, Samuel H., Daesung Choi, Irma T. Elo and Andrew Stokes. 2018. “Effect of Diabetes on Life Expectancy in the United States by Race and Ethnicity.” Biodemography and Social Biology 64(2): 139-151. PMCID: PMC6550350.

Preston, Samuel H., Yana C. Vierboom, and Andrew Stokes. 2018. “The Role of Obesity in Exceptionally Slow US Mortality Improvement.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 115(5): 957-961. PMCID: PMC5798364.

Stokes, Andrew, Jason M. Collins, Bethany F. Grant, Robin F. Scamuffa, Chia-Wen Hsiao, Stephen S. Johnston, Eric M. Ammann, JoAnn E. Manson, and Samuel H. Preston. 2018. “Obesity Progression Between Young Adulthood and Midlife and Incident Diabetes: A Retrospective Cohort Study of U.S. Adults.Diabetes Care 41 (5): 1025-1031. PMCID: PMC5911788.

Vierboom, Yana C., Samuel H. Preston, and Andrew Stokes. 2018. “Patterns of Weight Change Associated with Disease Diagnosis in a National Sample.” PLOS ONE 13(11):e0207795. PMCID: PMC6261267.

2017

Stokes, Andrew and Samuel H. Preston. 2017. “Deaths Attributable to Diabetes in the United States: Comparison of Data Sources and Estimation Approaches.” PLoS One 12(1):e0170219. PMCID: PMC5266275.

Stokes, Andrew and Samuel H. Preston. 2017. “The Contribution of Rising Adiposity to the Increasing Prevalence of Diabetes in the United States.” Preventive Medicine 101:91-95. PMCID: PMC5540312.