Using address histories in health research: Challenges and recommendations for research

Amy E. Hughes, Sandi L. Pruitt

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2 Scopus citations

Abstract

Longitudinal address histories are underutilized in Health GIS research; we describe some of the challenges limiting use of these data. We make suggestions for research efforts that can help other researchers access the information contained within address histories.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 3rd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on the Use of GIS in Public Health, HealthGIS 2014 - In Conjuncture with the 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, ACM GIS 2014
EditorsYaron Kanza, Ori Gudes, Daniel W. Goldberg
PublisherAssociation for Computing Machinery, Inc
Pages63-67
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9781450331364
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 4 2014
Event3rd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on the Use of GIS in Public Health, HealthGIS 2014 - Held in Conjunction with the 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, ACM GIS 2014 - Dallas, United States
Duration: Nov 4 2014 → …

Publication series

NameProceedings of the 3rd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on the Use of GIS in Public Health, HealthGIS 2014 - In Conjuncture with the 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, ACM GIS 2014

Other

Other3rd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on the Use of GIS in Public Health, HealthGIS 2014 - Held in Conjunction with the 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, ACM GIS 2014
CountryUnited States
CityDallas
Period11/4/14 → …

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Keywords

  • Address history
  • GIS
  • Health
  • Mobility

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design
  • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
  • Software

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Hughes, A. E., & Pruitt, S. L. (2014). Using address histories in health research: Challenges and recommendations for research. In Y. Kanza, O. Gudes, & D. W. Goldberg (Eds.), Proceedings of the 3rd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on the Use of GIS in Public Health, HealthGIS 2014 - In Conjuncture with the 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, ACM GIS 2014 (pp. 63-67). (Proceedings of the 3rd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on the Use of GIS in Public Health, HealthGIS 2014 - In Conjuncture with the 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, ACM GIS 2014). Association for Computing Machinery, Inc. https://doi.org/10.1145/2676629.2676638