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2011

Volume 21, Number 4 (Autumn 2011)

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The Contribution of Culture to Korean American Women’s Cervical Cancer Screening Behavior: The Critical Role of Prevention Orientation
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):399–405)
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Hee Yun Lee, PhD; Soonhee Roh, PhD; Suzanne Vang, MSW; Seok Won Jin, MA Cervical Cancer, Cancer Screening, Cultural Factors
Physical Activity Reduces Breast Cancer Risk in African American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):406–411)
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Vanessa B. Sheppard, PhD; Kepher Makambi, PhD; Teletia Taylor, PhD; Sherrie Flynt Wallington, PhD; Jennifer Sween, MS; Lucile Adams-Campbell, PhD Total Activity, Blacks, Postmenopausal, Women
Safety and Efficacy of Colonoscopy in the Elderly: Experience in an Inner-city Community Hospital serving African American and Hispanic Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):412–414)
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Abbasi J. Akhtar, MD, MRCP (UK), FACG; Manmeet S. Padda, MD, MSCR Colonoscopy, Elderly, Cancer, African American, Hispanic
HPV Vaccine Readiness among American Indian College Students
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):415–420)
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Felicia S. Hodge, DrPH; Tracy Itty, MPH; Briana Cardoza, MPH; Christine Samuel-Nakamura, MSN American Indians, Human Papillomavirus, HPV, Vaccines, Readiness, Barriers
Risk Factors for Acute Non-ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction in a Population Sample of Predominantly African American Patients with Chest Pain and Normal Coronary Arteries
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):421–428)
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Rigobert Lapu-Bula, MD, PhD; Anekwe Onwuanyi, MD; Marie-Vero Bielo, MD, MPH; Orlando Deffer, MD; Alexander Quarshie, MD, MS; Ernest Alema-Mensah, PHD; Jo Ann Cross, RN; Adefisayo Oduwole, MD; Elizabeth Ofili, MD, MPH Chest Pain, Non-ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction, Normal Coronary Angiograms, Hypertension, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy
Racial/Ethnic Disparities on Self-reported Hypertension in New York City: Examining Disparities among Hispanic Subgroups
(Ethn Dis.2011;21(4):429-436)
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Luisa N. Borrell, DDS, PhD; Barbara S. Menendez, PhD; Sharon P. Joseph, MD, MPH Self-reported Hypertension, Race/Ethnicity, Hispanic Subgroups, Nativity Status, New York City, Community Health Survey
Racial Residential Segregation and Stroke Mortality in Atlanta
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):437-443)
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Sophia Greer, MPH; Michele Casper, PhD; Michael Kramer, PhD; Greg Schwartz, MS; Elaine Hallisey, MA; James Holt, PhD; Lydia Clarkson, MPH; Yueqin Zhou, MS, MA; Gordon Freymann, MPH Residential Segregation, Stroke, Mortality, Neighborhood Environment
A Comparison of the Arthritis Foundation Self-Help Program across Three Race/Ethnicity Groups
(Ethn Dis. 2011; 21(4):444–450)
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Samantha J. Parker, AB; Romulo Vasquez, MD, PT; Emily K. Chen, AB; Charles R. Henderson, Jr, MS; Karl Pillemer, PhD; Laura Robbins, DSW, CSW, MSW; M.C. Reid, MD, PhD Arthritis, Self Care, Ethnic Groups, Health Promotion
Racial Differences in Pain Reports between Black and White Participants with Chronic Venous Disorders Treated with Cryotherapy Compared to Usual Care
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):451–457)
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Robin E. Matutina, BSN; Martina Mueller, PhD; Teresa J. Kelechi, PhD Pain, Cryotherapy, Chronic Disease, Blacks, Skin
Physical Inactivity, but not Sedentary Behavior or Energy Intake, Is Associated with Higher Fat Mass in Latina and African American Girls
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):458–461)
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Arianna D. McClain, PhD; Ya-Wen Hsu, PhD; Britni R. Belcher, PhD; Selena Nguyen-Rodriguez, PhD; Marc Weigensberg, MD; Donna Spruijt-Metz, PhD Physical Activity, Overweight, Obesity, Latina, African American, Girls
Street Foods and Fast Foods: How Much Do South Africans of Different Ethnic Groups Consume? (Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):462–466)
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Nelia P. Steyn, MPH, PhD; Demetre Labadarios, MB ChB, PhD Street Foods, Fast Foods, South Africa, Black Africans, Dietary Intake
Commentary: A Social-ecological Perspective on Obesity Among Latinos
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):467–472)
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Joel E. Williams, MPH, PhD; Annah Kabukuru, MPH; Rachel Mayo, PhD; Sarah F. Griffin, MPH, PhD Public Health, Social Environment, Health Behavior, Family, Obesity
Diabetes Care and Language Discordance among Chinese and Latino Primary Care Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):473–479)
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Francesca Gany, MD, MS; Jennifer C. F. Leng, MD, MPH; Ginger Winston, MD; Chi-Hong Tseng, PhD; Angie Qin, MS; Jyotsna Changrani, MD, MPH Chinese, Latino, Diabetes, Processes of Care, Interpreting
Family Support is Associated with Success in Achieving Weight Loss in a Group Lifestyle Intervention for Diabetes Prevention in Arab Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):480–484)
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Nicole R. Pinelli, PharmD, MS; Morton B. Brown, PhD; William H. Herman, MD, MPH; Linda A. Jaber, PharmD Diabetes, Prevention, Lifestyle Intervention, Diabetes Prevention Program, Arab Americans
Diabetes Knowledge in a High Risk Urban Population
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):485–489)
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Fadia T. Shaya, PhD; Confidence M. Gbarayor, PhD; Aurelia Laird, RN; Reed Winston, MD; Elijah Saunders, MD Diabetes, Interventions, Diabetes Knowledge

The TG/HDL-C Ratio Does Not Predict Insulin Resistance in Overweight Women of African Descent: A Study of South African, African American and West African Women
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):490– 494)
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Michael G. Knight, BS; Julia H. Goedecke, PhD; Madia Ricks, RN, MPH; Juliet Evans, PhD; Naomi S. Levitt, MBChB; Marshall K. Tulloch-Reid, MD, MPhil, DSc; Anne E. Sumner, MD Triglyceride, TG/HDL-C Ratio, Insulin Resistance, Africans, African Americans

The Impact of Social Communication on Perceived HPV Vaccine Effectiveness in a Low-income, Minority Population
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):495–501)
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Alejandra Casillas, MD, MSHS; Rita Singhal, MD, MPH; Jennifer Tsui, MPH; Beth A. Glenn, PhD; Roshan Bastani, PhD; Carol M. Mangione, MD, MSPH HPV Vaccine, Vaccine Communication, Perceived Vaccine Effectiveness, Social Network

Adapting the Everyday Discrimination Scale to Medical Settings: Reliability and Validity Testing in a Sample of African American Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(4):502–509)
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Monica E. Peek, MD, MPH; Marcella Nunez-Smith, MD, MHS; Melinda Drum, PhD; Tené T. Lewis, PhD Health Care Discrimination, Health Care Delivery, Health Disparities, Race/ethnicity, Survey Research

 

Volume 21, Number 3 (Summer 2011)

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Factors Related to Physical Activity and Recommended Intervention Strategies as Told by Midlife and Older African American Men
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):261–267)
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Steven P. Hooker, PhD; Sara Wilcox, PhD; Carol E. Rheaume, MSPH; Ericka L. Burroughs, MPH; Daniela B. Friedman, PhD Exercise, Black Males, Barriers, Preferences
Attitudes of African American Advocates toward Childhood Obesity
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):268–273)
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Wendy L. Johnson-Askew, PhD, MPH; Rachel Fisher, MS, MPH; Kathryn Henderson, PhD; Marlene Schwartz, PhD Obesity, African Americans, Child Advocacy
Yo-Yo Dieting in African American Women: Weight Cycling and Health
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3): 274–280)
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Robyn L. Osborn, PhD; Kelly L. Forys, PhD; Tricia L. Psota, PhD; Tracy Sbrocco, PhD Weight Loss, African American Women, Blood Pressure, Weight Cycling
Body Image and Physical Activity among Latina and African American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3): 281–287)
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Scherezade K. Mama, MPH; Beth E. Quill, MPH; Maria E. Fernandez-Esquer, PhD; Jacqueline Y. Reese-Smith, PhD; Jorge A. Banda, MS; Rebecca E. Lee, PhD Body Image, Physical Activity, Obesity, Minority Health, Women
Development of a New Body Image Assessment Scale in Urban Cameroon: an Anthropological Approach
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):288–293)
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Emmanuel Cohen, MSc; Patrick Pasquet, PhD, HDR Central Africa, Obesity, Body Image, Body Image Scales
Acute Myocardial Infarction Quality of Care: The Strong Heart Study
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3): 294–300)
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Lyle G. Best, MD; Amir Butt, MPH; Britt Conroy, PhD; Richard B. Devereux, MD; James M. Galloway, MD; Stacey Jolly, MD; Elisa T. Lee, PhD; Angela Silverman, CNP; Jeun-Liang Yeh, PhD; Thomas K. Welty, MD; Ilan Kedan, MD Acute Myocardial Infarction, Ethnicity, Guideline Adherence, Outcome and Process Assessment, Quality Indicators
Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in the Indigenous Population, Aged 19 to 69 Years, from Jaguapiru Village, Dourados (MS), Brazil
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):301–306)
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Geraldo Ferreira de Oliveira, MD; Teresinha Regina Ribeiro de Oliveira, MD; Fernanda Franc¸a Rodrigues; Lincoln Ferreira Correˆa; Thyego Barreto de Arruda; Luiz Augusto Casulari, MD, PhD Metabolic Syndrome, South American Indians, Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension, Obesity
Racial and Rural-Urban Disparities in Stroke Mortality Outside the Stroke Belt
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):307–313)
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Alexander V. Sergeev, MD, PhD, MPH Stroke, Mortality, African Americans, Blacks, Racial Disparities, Rural-Urban Disparities
Acculturation, Coronary Artery Disease and Carotid Intima Media Thickness in South Asian Immigrants - Unique Population with Increased Risk
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):314–321)
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Sunita Dodani, MD, PhD; Lei Dong, MS South Asian Immigrants, Acculturation, Coronary Artery Disease, Type 2 Diabetes
The Relative Impact of Diabetes Distress vs Depression on Glycemic Control in Hispanic Patients following a Diabetes Self-management Education Intervention
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):322–327)
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Bryan Leyva, BA; Sofija E. Zagarins, PhD; Nancy A. Allen, PhD, ANP; Garry Welch, PhD Diabetes Distress, Depression, Depressive Symptoms, Glycemic Control, Type 2 Diabetes, Intervention, Hispanic, Latino
Food Insecurity is Related to Increased Risk of Type 2 Diabetes among Latinas
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):328–334)
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Nurgül Fitzgerald, PhD, RD; Amber Hromi-Fiedler, PhD; Sofia Segura-Pérez, MS, RD; Rafael Pérez-Escamilla, PhD Food Security, Hispanic or Latino, Diabetes, Obesity, Depression, Nutrition, Physical Activity, Acculturation
African American Parents’ Attitudes toward HPV Vaccination
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3): 335–341)
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Vetta L. Sanders Thompson, PhD; Lauren D. Arnold, PhD; Sheri R. Notaro, PhD African Americans, HPV Vaccination, Cultural Attitudes and Beliefs
Culture and Colorectal Cancer Screening on Three American Indian Reservations
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):342–348)
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David G. Perdue, MD, MSPH; Jeffrey A. Henderson, MD, MPH; Eva Garroutte, PhD; Andrew Bogart, MS; Yang Wen, MS; Jack Goldberg, PhD; Dedra Buchwald, MD American Indians, Cancer Screening, Colorectal Cancer, Culturally Sensitive Health Care, Endoscopy, Fecal Occult Blood Test, Medical Communication, Patient Education
The Effects of Obama’s Political Success on the Self-rated Health of Blacks, Hispanics, and Whites
(Ethn Dis. 2011; 21(3):349-355)
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Jennifer Malat, PhD; Jeffrey M. Timberlake, PhD; David R. Williams, PhD Social Environment, Stress, Health, Race/Ethnicity
Increased Patient Delays in Care after the Closure of Martin Luther King Hospital: Implications for Monitoring Health System Changes
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):356–360)
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Kara Odom Walker, MD, MPH, MSHS; Mei Leng, MD, MS; Li-Jung Liang, PhD; Nell Forge, PhD; Leo Morales, MD, PhD; Loretta Jones, MA; Arleen Brown, MD, PhD Hospital Closure, Older Minorities, Delays in Care

The Impact of Thalassemia on Southeast Asian and Asian Indian Families in the United States: A Qualitative Study
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):361–369)
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Robert I. Liem, MD, MS; Brynnan Gilgour, BA; Stephanie A. Pelligra, BS, MPH; Maryann Mason, PhD; Alexis A. Thompson, MD, MPH Thalassemia, Qualitative Research, Southeast Asian, Asian Indian
African American Women’s Exposure to Interpersonal Racial Discrimination in Public Settings and Preterm Birth: the Effect of Coping Behaviors
(Ethn Dis. 2011; 21(3): 370–376)
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Kristin M. Rankin, PhD; Richard J. David, MD; James W. Collins, Jr., MD, MPH Racism, Preterm Birth, Coping
Health-Related Quality of Life among African Americans with Multiple Sclerosis
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):377–384)
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Robert J. Buchanan, PhD; Chunfeng Huang, PhD; Bonnie J. Chakravorty, PhD Multiple Sclerosis, African Americans, Health-related Quality of Life

 

Volume 21, Number 2 (Spring 2011)

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Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factor Clustering among African American Adults
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):129– 134)

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Meghan Baruth, PhD; Sara Wilcox, PhD; Brent M. Egan, MD; Marsha Dowda, DrPH; Marilyn Laken, PhD; Tatiana Y. Warren, MS Cardiovascular Disease, Risk Factors, African Americans, Community Health, Faith-based Settings, Church Members
Changes in Patterns of Racial Disparities in Attending Low-Mortality Hospitals and Outcomes among Patients with Stroke
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):135-141)
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Jay J. Shen, PhD; Minggen Lu, PhD Stroke, Race, Mortality, Hospital, Outcomes
Determinants of Inflammatory Markers in a Bi-ethnic Population
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):142–149)
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Michael Paalani, MS; Jerry W. Lee, PhD; Ella Haddad, DrPH; Serena Tonstad, MD Inflammatory Markers, Ethnicity, Health Behavior, Adventists
Ethnic Variations in Lipid-lowering in Response to a Statin (EVIREST): a Substudy of the Anglo- Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial (ASCOT)
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):150–157)
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Neil Chapman, FRCP; Choon Lan Chang, PhD; Mark Caulfield, FRCP; Björn Dahlöf, MD; Gene Feder, FRCGP; Peter S. Sever, FRCP; Neil R. Poulter, FRCP Statins, Lipid Levels, Cholesterol, Ethnic Groups
Plasma Catecholamines in Nigerians with Primary Hypertension
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):158–162)
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Adewole A. Adebiyi, FWACP; Olubayo M. Akinosun, FWACP; Chibuike E. Nwafor, FMCP; Ayodele O. Falase, FRCP Hypertension, Adrenergic System, Catecholamine, Blacks, Nigerians
Occurrence and Correlates of Overweight and Obesity among Island Puerto Rican Youth
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):163–169)
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Jeremiah R. Garza, MPH; Edna Acosta Pérez, PhD, MSc; Michael Prelip, DPA; William J. McCarthy, PhD; Jonathan M. Feldman, PhD; Glorisa Canino, PhD; Alexander N. Ortega, PhD Child, Overweight/epidemiology, Obesity/epidemiology, Physical Activity, Prevalence, Puerto Rico/epidemiology
Differential Response of African American and Caucasian Women to Extended-Care Programs for Obesity Management
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):170–175)
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Katie A. Rickel, PhD; Vanessa A. Milsom, PhD; Kathryn M. Ross, MS; Valerie J. Hoover, MS; Ninoska D. Peterson, PhD; Michael G. Perri, PhD Weight Loss, Weight Regain, Ethnicity, RacialDifference, Lifestyle Intervention
Elevated Body Mass Index and Obesity among Racially and Ethnically Diverse Adolescents
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):176–182)
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Patrice G. Saab, PhD; Stephanie Fitzpatrick, MS; Betty Lai, MS; Judith R. McCalla, PhD Body Mass Index, Obesity, Health Disparities, Adolescents
Ethnic and Language Disparities in Diabetes Care among California Residents
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):183–189)
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Sarah Choi, PhD; Jung-Ah Lee, PhD; Elizabeth Rush, MA Diabetic Care, Ethnic Disparity, Language Proficiency
Dietary Factors Associated with Adiponectin in Filipino-American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):190–195)
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Sheila Medina-Torne, MPH; Maria Rosario G. Araneta, PhD; Caroline A. Macera, PhD; Mark Kern, PhD; Ming Ji, PhD Filipino-American, Women, Adiponectin, Fatty Acids, Diabetes
An Excess of Breast Cancer among Young California-born Asian Women
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):196–201)
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Peggy Reynolds, PhD; Susan Hurley, MPH; Debbie Goldberg, MS; Thu Quach, PhD; Rudy Rull, PhD; Julie Von Behren, MPH Breast Neoplasms, Health Status Disparities, Case Control Studies
Cancer Screening among Native Americans in California
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2): 202–209)
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Vanessa W. Simonds, ScD; Graham A. Colditz, MD, DrPH; Rima E. Rudd, ScD; Thomas D. Sequist, MD, MPH American Indians, Native Americans, Preventive Medicine, Cancer Screening
Outcomes of Thyroid Cancer in African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):210–215)
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Christopher S. Hollenbeak, PhD; Li Wang, PhD; Patrick Schneider, BS; David Goldenberg, MD Thyroid Cancer, Racial Disparities, Follicular Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic, Papillary, African Americans, Caucasians
African American Adolescents and New Media: Associations with HIV/STI Risk Behavior and Psychosocial Variables
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):216–222)
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Laura B. Whiteley, MD; Larry K. Brown, MD; Rebecca R. Swenson, PhD; Daniel Romer, PhD; Ralph J.P. DiClemente, PhD; Laura F. Salazar, PhD; Peter A. Vanable, PhD; Michael P. Carey, PhD; Robert F. Valois, PhD African American Adolescents, HIV/STI Risk, Psychosocial
The Association between Income, Education, and Experiences of Discrimination in Older African American and European American Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):223–229)
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Jewell H. Halanych, MD, MSc; Monika M. Safford, MD; James M. Shikany, DrPH; Yendelela Cuffee, MPH; Sharina D. Person, PhD; Isabel C. Scarinci, PhD, MPH; Catarina I. Kiefe, PhD, MD; Jeroan J. Allison, MD, MSc Discrimination, Income, Education, African American, Age

Evidence of Reduced Health-Related Quality of Life in Older Mexican Americans with Arthritis
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):230–236)
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Saad M. Bindawas, PT, PhD; Soham Al Snih, MD, PhD; James J. Grady, DrPh; Elizabeth J. Protas, PT, PhD; James E. Graham, PhD; Kyriakos S. Markides, PhD; Kenneth J. Ottenbacher, PhD Aging, Disability, Life Satisfaction
Hypertension in Bo, Sierra Leone
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):237–242)
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Kate A. Meehan, BA; Andrea J. Bankoski, MPH; Edries Tejan, MBChB; Rashid Ansumana, MSc; Umaru Bangura, MPH; David A. Stenger, PhD; Kathryn H. Jacobsen, PhD Hypertension, Blood Pressure, Sierra Leone, West Africa
Sickle Cell Anemia: Delayed Diagnosis in Bahia, Brazil - A Largely Afro-Descendant Population
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):243–247)
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Angela Maria Dias Zanette, MD; Marilda de Sousa Gonc¸alves, PhD; Regina Célia Santos Bahia, MD; Luciana Vasconcelos Araujo Nogueira, MD; Se´rgio Marcos Arruda, MD Sickle Cell Anemia, Sickle Cell Disease, Hemoglobinopathy, Delayed Diagnosis

 

Volume 21, Number 1 (Winter 2011)

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Diabetes Knowledge In Predominantly Latino Patients And Family Caregivers In An Urban Emergency Department
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21:1–6)
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Sanjay Arora, MD; Karl Marzec, MD; Carolyn Gates, MD; Michael Menchine, MD Diabetes, Disease-specific Knowledge, Caregivers, Familism, Emergency Department
Recruitment Of Mexican American Adults For An Intensive Diabetes Intervention Trial
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21:7–12)
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Molly A. Martin, MD; Susan M. Swider, PhD; Tamara Olinger, BS; Elizabeth Avery, MS; Carmen M. Tumialán Lynas, PhD; Kimberly Carlson, MS; Steven K. Rothschild, MD Diabetes, Community Health Workers, Mexican American, Recruitment, Community-based Participatory Research, Behavioral Randomized Controlled Trial
Diabetes Management And Vaccination Rates In The Southeast United States, 2000 Through 2007
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21:13–19)
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Kelly Hardman, MS; Kelly J. Hunt, PhD; Rickey E. Carter, PhD; Carolyn Jenkins, DrPH; Rhonda Hill, PhD; Daniel T. Lackland, DrPH Diabetes Management, Vaccine, Southeast United States, Racial Disparities
Integrating Education, Group Support, And Case Management For Diabetic Hispanics (EthnDis. 2011;21:20–26)
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Sharon A. Brown, PhD, RN; Alexandra A. García, PhD, RN; Mary Winter, MSN; Lita Silva, MSN; Adama Brown, PhD; Craig L. Hanis, PhD Diabetes Self-management, Hispanic, Case Management
Barriers To Self-Management Of Diabetes: A Qualitative Study Among Low-Income Minority Diabetics
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21:27–32)
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Nneka C. Onwudiwe, PharmD; C. Daniel Mullins, PhD; Reed A. Winston, MD, PhD; Faida T. Shaya, PhD; Francoise G. Pradel, PhD; Aurelia Laird, RN; Elijah Saunders, MD Diabetes, Self-management, Barriers
Pathobiology Of Prediabetes In A Biracial Cohort (Pop-Abc):Design And Methods
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21:33–39)
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Samuel Dagogo-Jack, MD, MBBS; Chimaroke Edeoga, MD, MPH; Ebenezer Nyenwe, MD; Emmanuel Chapp-Jumbo, MD; Jim Wan, PhD Diabetes Offspring, Ethnic Disparities, Pathogenesis, Insulin Sensitivity, Betacell Function, Genetics, Energy Expenditure, Body Composition, Prospective Study
Relationship Of Body Size And Mortality Among US Asians And Pacific Islanders On Dialysis
(Ethn Dis. 2011; 21:40–46)
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Yoshio N. Hall, MD; Ping Xu, MS; Glenn M. Chertow, MD, MPH ESRD, Body Size, Obesity, Mortality, Ethnicity, Asian, Pacific Islander
Maternal Immigrant Status And High Birth Weight: Implications For Childhood Obesity
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21:47–51)
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Abdulrahman M. El-Sayed, BS; Sandro Galea, MD, DrPH Immigrant, Intergenerational, Childhood Obesity, Macrosomia, First Generation
Health Status And Sociodemographic Characteristics Of The Morbidly Obese American Indians
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21: 52–57)
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Felicia S. Hodge, DrPH; Betty Geishirt Cantrell, MSSW, MBA; Soeun Kim, MS Morbid Obesity, Health Status, Characteristics, Sociodemographics, Rural, American Indians
Effects Of Socioeconomic Factors On Obesity Rates In Four Southern States And Colorado
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21:58–62)
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Luma Akil, PhD-C; H. Anwar Ahmad, PhD, MBA Obesity, BMI, Poverty, Unemployment, Food Stamps
Attitudes And Beliefs Associated With Leisure-Time Physical Activity Among African American Adults
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21: 63–67)
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Olivia Affuso, PhD; Tiffany L. Cox, PhD; Nefertiti H. Durant, MD, MPH; David B. Allison, PhD Physical Activity, African American, Attitudes, Beliefs, Survey
Impact Of An Urban Community Hypertension Screening Program On Participating High School Students
(Ethn Dis. 2011; 21:68–73)
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Bruce Ovbiagele, MD, MS; Patti Hutchison, BSN, MA; Linda Handschumacher, MPA, MA; Marilou Gutierrez, BSN, MA; Stephanie Yellin-Mednick, BSN, MA; Sylvia Beanes, MPA; Elizabeth M. Cooper, BS; Linda Shields, BS; Donna Horowitz, BSN; Connie L. Moore, BSN, MA Community, Students, High School, Blood Pressure, Outcomes, Hypertension, Screening, Risk Factors, Minorities, Los Angeles, Adolescent, Obesity, Hispanic
Association Between Serum C-Reactive Protein And Metabolic Syndrome In Mongolian Patients In Comparison To Japanese Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21:74–78)
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Uurtuya Shuumarjav, MD, PhD; Kazuhiko Kotani, MD, PhD; Nobuyuki Taniguchi, MD, PhD Chronic Inflammation, Ethnicity, Metabolic Risk Factor, Cardiovascular Disease
Low Prevalence Of Vitamin D Deficiency In Elderly Afro-Caribbean Men
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21:79–84)
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Iva Miljkovic, MD, PhD; Lisa M. Bodnar, PhD, MPH; Jane A. Cauley, DrPH; Clareann H. Bunker, PhD; Alan L. Patrick, MD, FRCP; Victor W. Wheeler, MBBS, FRCP; Lewis H. Kuller, MD, DrPH; Joseph M. Zmuda, PhD Vitamin D, 25(OH)D, Afro- Caribbean, Tobago, Men
Subsidized Housing Not Subsidized Health: Health Status And Fatigue Among Elders In Public Housing And Other Community Settings
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21:85–90)
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Pamela L. Parsons, PhD; Briana Mezuk, PhD; Scott Ratliff, MS; Kate L. Lapane, PhD Elderly, Public Housing, Fatigue

Recruitment And Retention Of African American And Latino Preadolescent Females Into A Longitudinal Biobehavioral Study
(Ethn Dis. 2011;21:91–98)
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Ahva Shahabi, MPH; Leslie Bernstein, PhD; Stanley P. Azen, PhD; Arianna D. McClain, PhD; Britni Belcher, MPH; Ya-Wen Hsu, MPH; Selena T. Nguyen-Rodriguez, PhD; Donna Spruijt-Metz, PhD Recruitment, African American, Latino, Female, Minority, Socioeconomic, Census, Transitions Study, Physical Activity, Obesity

 


2010

Volume 20, Number 4 (Autumn 2010)

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Role of Patient Race/ethnicity, Insurance and Age on Pap Smear Compliance across Ten Community Health Centers in Florida
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:321–326)

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Nicole Cook, PhD, MPA; Erin Kobetz, PhD, MPH; Isildinha Reis, DrPH; Lora Fleming, MD, PhD; D. Loer-Martin, PhD; Saint Anthony Amofah, MD Cervical Cancer Screening, Race, Ethnicity, Insurance, Pap Smears, Disparity
Awareness and Knowledge about Human Papillomavirus among Latina Immigrants
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:327–333)
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Jonathan Drewry, MPH; Isabel C. Garcés-Palacio, DrPH, MPH; Isabel Scarinci, PhD, MPH Human Papillomavirus (HPV), Cervical Cancer, Pap Smear, Latina Immigrants
All Nations Breath of Life: Using Community-Based Participatory Research to Address Health Disparities in Cigarette Smoking among American Indians
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20: 334–338)
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Christine Makosky Daley, PhD, MA, SM; K. Allen Greiner, MD, MPH; Niaman Nazir, MPH, MBBS; Sean M. Daley, PhD, MA; Cheree L. Solomon; Stacy L. Braiuca, MSW; T. Edward Smith; Won S. Choi, PhD, MPH American Indian, Smoking Cessation, Community-based Participatory Research
Medication Assistance Programs: Do All in Need Benefit Equally?
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:339–345)
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Maria Pisu, PhD; Katie Crenshaw, JD, MSEd; Ellen Funkhouser, DrPH; Midge Ray, MSN, RN; Catarina I. Kiefe, MD, PhD; Kenneth Saag, MD, MSc; Cynthia LaCivita, PharmD; Jeroan J. Allison, MD, MS Medication Assistance, Medication Access
Racial Difference in Lean Mass Distribution among Reproductive-aged Women
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:346–352)
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Mahbubur Rahman, MD, PhD, MPH; Abbey B. Berenson, MD, MMS Lean Mass, Bone Mineral Density, Racial Differences, Reproductive-aged Women
Cutaneous Malignant Melanoma among White Hispanics and non-Hispanics in the United States
(Ethn Dis.2010;353–358)
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Ray M. Merrill, PhD, MPH; Nelson D. Pace, BS; Ashley N. Elison, BS Disparity, Epidemiology, Ethnicity, Melanoma, Prognostic Indicators, SEER
Understanding Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Colorectal Cancer Screening: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2002 and 2004
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:359–365)
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Natalie D. Crawford, MPH; Camara P. Jones, MD, PhD; Lisa C. Richardson, MD, MPH Colorectal Cancer Screening, Racial/ethnic Disparities, Race-based Treatment, Access to Care
Household Density and Obesity in Young Black and White Adults
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:366–369)
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Earle C. Chambers, PhD; Clyde Schechter, MD; Amanda Tow, BS; Luis Torrens, BA; Rene Kohlieber, MD; Roberto Calderon, BA Young Adults, Obesity, Physical Activity, Race, Household
Sex Differences in Blood Pressure Levels and Its Association with Obesity Indices: Who is at Greater Risk
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:370–375)
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Shilpi Gupta, MSc; Satwanti Kapoor, PhD Hypertension, Obesity, Sex Difference, Waist-height Ratio, Odds Ratio, Endogamous Group
Socioeconomic Position, Stress, and Cortisol in Relation to Waist Circumference in African American and White Women
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:376–382)
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Peter T. Baltrus, PhD; Ruth S. Shim, MD; Jaile Ye, PhD; Leah Watson, BS; Sharon K. Davis, PhD SEP, SES, Socioeconomic, Obesity, Waist Circumference, Stress, Cortisol, HPA
Physical Activity and Obesity in African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:383–389)
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Patricia M. Dubbert, PhD; Jennifer C. Robinson, PhD; Jung Hye Sung, PhD; Barbara E. Ainsworth, PhD; Sharon B. Wyatt, PhD; Teresa Carithers, PhD; Robert Newton, Jr., PhD; Jamie L. Rhudy, PhD; Krista Barbour, PhD; Barbara Sternfeld, PhD; Herman Taylor, Jr., MD Physical Activity, African American, Obesity, Cardiovascular Disease

A Comparison of Physical Activity Environments between South Asians and White Caucasians with Coronary Heart Disease
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:390–395)
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Shazareen N. Khan, BSc; Sherry L. Grace, PhD; Paul Oh, MD; Sonia Anand, MD, PhD; Donna E. Stewart, MD; Gilbert Wu, MD; Milan Gupta, MD; on behalf of the CRCARE Investigators Cardiovascular/Coronary Disease, Ethnology, South Asian, Exercise, Motor Activity, CV Risk Factors
Cardiovascular Risk Factor Variation within a Hispanic Cohort: SWAN, the Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:396–402)
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Carol A. Derby, PhD; Rachel P. Wildman, PhD; Aileen P. McGinn, PhD; Robin R. Green, PsyD; Alex J. Polotsky, MD; Kavitha T. Ram, MD; Janice Barnhart, MD; Gerson Weiss, MD; Nanette Santoro, MD Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Hispanics, Women, Acculturation
Clinical Risk Factors Demonstrate an Age-dependent Relationship with Oxidative Stress Biomarkers in African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:403–408)
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Kathleen M. Sturgeon, MEd; Deborah L. Feairheller, BS; Keith M. Diaz, BS; Sheara T. Williamson, MS; Praveen Veerabhadrappa, MD; Michael D. Brown, PhD Aging, Oxidative Stress, African Americans, Fitness, BMI
Effect of African American Race on Hypertension Management: A Real-world Observational Study among 28 US Physician Practices
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:409–415)
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Bryan Batson, MD; Daniel Belletti, MA; Jenifer Wogen, MS Hypertension, Blood Pressure Control, Community-based Studies

Obesity and Other Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors and their Association with Osteoarthritis in Southern California American Indians, 2002–2006
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:416-422)
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Jennifer L. Reid, PhD; Deborah J. Morton, PhD; Deborah L. Wingard, PhD; Mario D. Garrett, PhD; Denise von Muhlen, PhD; Donald Slymen, PhD Indians, North American, Obesity, Osteoarthritis, Imputation
Prevalence of Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Hispanics Living with HIV
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:423– 428)
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Farah A. Ramírez-Marrero, PhD; Eilyn De Jesús, MD; Jorge Santana-Bagur, MD; Robert Hunter, MD; Walter Frontera, MD, PhD; Michael J. Joyner, MD HIV, Metabolic Syndrome, Hispanics
Validation of a Dietary History Questionnaire for American Indian and Alaska Native People
(Ethn Dis.2010;20:429–436)
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Maureen A. Murtaugh, PhD; Khe-ni Ma, MSTAT; Tom Greene, PhD; Diana Redwood, MS, MPH; Sandra Edwards, MS; Jennifer Johnson, MPH; Lillian Tom-Orme, PhD; Anne P. Lanier, MD; Jeffrey A. Henderson, MD; Martha L. Slattery, PhD Dietary Intake, American Indians, Alaska Natives, Diet Measurement
Recruiting Black Americans in a Large Cohort Study: The Adventist Health Study-2 (AHS-2) Design, Methods and Participant Characteristics
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:437–443)
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R. Patti Herring, PhD; Terry Butler, DrPH; Sonja Hall, MA; Susanne B. Montgomery, PhD; Gary E. Fraser, MD, PhD Blacks, African Americans, Cohort Study, Cancer, Recruitment, Adventists
Dental Caries in American Indian Toddlers after a Community-based Beverage Intervention
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:444–450)
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Gerardo Maupomé, PhD; Njeri Karanja, PhD; Cheryl Ritenbaugh, PhD; Tam Lutz, MPH; Mikel Aickin, PhD; Thomas Becker, PhD Caries, American Indian, Child, Community Intervention, Soft Drinks, Sugared Beverages
Comparisons of Latinos, African Americans, and Caucasians with Multiple Sclerosis
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:451–457)
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Robert J. Buchanan, PhD; Miguel A. Zuniga, MD, DrPH; Genny Carrillo-Zuniga, MD, ScD; Bonnie J. Chakravorty, PhD, MSW; Tuula Tyry, PhD; Rachel L. Moreau, MPH; Chunfeng Huang, PhD; Timothy Vollmer, MD Multiple Sclerosis, African Americans, Latinos, Demographics, Symptoms, Treatments
Perceived Cancer Risk among American Indians: Implications for Intervention Research
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:458–462)
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Angela A. Gonzales, PhD; Thanh G.N. Ton, MPH, PhD; Eva Marie Garroutte, PhD; Jack Goldberg, PhD; Dedra Buchwald, MD Indians, North America, Cancer, Health Belief Model, Risk Perception, Attitudes and Beliefs, Cancer Knowledge, Family History
Promoting a Breast Cancer Screening Clinic for Underserved Women: A Community Collaboration
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:463–466)
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Sandhya Pruthi, MD; Eugenia Shmidt, BA; Margaret M. Sherman, MS, RN; Lonzetta Neal, MD; Dietlind Wahner-Roedler, MD Access, Barriers, Breast Cancer, Language, Prevention, Screening
Evaluating the Relationships among Psychological Distress, Executive Cognitive Function and Economic Factors on Mammography Use in Unaffected African American Women at Risk for Breast Cancer
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20: 467–473)
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Sharon S. Laing, PhD; Carlota Ocampo, PhD; Jeffrey R. Harris, MD Distress, Cognitive Function, Breast Cancer Screening, African American Women
South Asians and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease: Current Insights and Trends
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:474–478)
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Sandeep S. Mangalmurti, MD; Ari Paley, MD; Francesca Gany, MD, MS; Edward A. Fisher, MD, PhD, MPH; Judith S. Hochman, MD Cardiovascular Disease, South Asian, Preventative Medicine
A Proposition Against Using the Terms ‘‘Hispanic’’ and ‘‘Latino’’ in Research on HIV-associated Neurocognitive Disorders
(Ethn Dis. 2010; 20:479–484)
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Enrique López, PsyD; Guadalupe Morales, PhD; Carlos Saucedo, PhD; Lizette Aguirre-Giro´n, BA; Sara Mack, MS; Karl Goodkin, MD, PhD Neuropsychology, Hispanics, Spanish-speaking, HAND, Acculturation, Latinos
A Proposed New Food Guide: Why Pyramids Should Stop at Traffic Lights
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:485–487)
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Norman J. Temple, PhD; Lesley T. Bourne, PhD Nutrition, Health Education, Dietary Guidelines, Food

 

Volume 20, Number 3 (Summer 2010)

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Urban High School Students Can Successfully Screen for High Blood Pressure in Their Community
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Bruce Ovbiagele, MD, MS; Patti Hutchison, RN, BSN, MA; Linda Handschumacher, RN, MPA, MA; Marilou Gutierrez, RN, BSN, MA; Stephanie Yellin-Mednick, RN, BSN, MA; Sylvia Beanes, MPA; Elizabeth M. Cooper, BS, MAOM; Linda Shields, RN, BS; Donna Horowitz, RN, BSN; Connie L. Moore, RN, BSN, MA Blood Pressure Screening, Student Health Educators
Increasing Prevalence of High Blood Pressure in Lean Rural Populations in Sub-Saharan Africa: Is High Salt Consumption a Contributing Factor?
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:224)
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Setor Kunutsor, BSc, MBChB, MSt Blood Pressure, Sub-Saharan African, Salt
Elevated Risk of Type 2 Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome among Asians and South Asians: Results from the 2004 New York City HANES
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:225–230)
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Swapnil N. Rajpathak, MBBS, DrPH; Leena S. Gupta, MPH; Elizabeth Needham Waddell, MA, PhD; Ushma D. Upadhyay, PhD, MPH; Rachel P. Wildman, PhD; Robert Kaplan, PhD; Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller, PhD; Judith Wylie-Rosett, EdD, RD Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome, Impaired Fasting Glucose
Sex and Age Differences in the Association of Obesity and Smoking with Hypertension and Type 2 Diabetes in Southern California American Indians, 2002–2006
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:231–238)
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Jennifer L. Reid, PhD; Deborah J. Morton, PhD; Deborah L. Wingard, PhD; Mario D. Garrett, PhD; Denise von Muhlen, PhD; Donald Slymen, PhD; Margaret Field, PhD North American Indians, Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension, Smoking, Imputation
Associations between Mental Health and Diabetes: Findings from the South Carolina Medicaid Managed Care Program in 2006–2008
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20: 239–243)
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Ana Lòpez-De Fede, PhD; James W. Hardin, PhD; Kathy L. Mayfield Smith, MA, MBA; Qiduan Liu, PhD; Teresa Payne, MSPH; John E. Stewart, MS, MPH; Verna Brantley, MSPH Medicaid, Disparity, Diabetes, Managed Care, Fee for Service, Mental Health
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Weight Management Behavior by Weight Perception Status
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:244–250)
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Rashida R. Dorsey, PhD, MPH; Mark S. Eberhardt, PhD; Cynthia L. Ogden, PhD Obesity, Weight management, Weight Perception, Race/Ethnicity, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
Urbanicity Affects Blood Pressure and Heart Rate Reactivity to a Speech Stressor in Cameroon
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:251–256)
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Cheryl A. Armstead, MS(R), PhD; Norman B. Anderson, PhD; Lucile L. Adams-Campbell, PhD; James R. He´bert, MSPH, ScD; Walinjom F.T. Muna, MD, PhD Heart Rate, Blood Pressure, Urban, Cameroon
Determinants of Carotid Atherosclerosis in the General Mongolian Population
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:257–260)
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Shuumarjav Uurtuya, PhD, MD; Kazuhiko Kotani, PhD, MD; Hideki Yoshioka, MD; Toshiyuki Yamada, PhD, MD; Nobuyuki Taniguchi, PhD, MD Age, Blood Pressure, Cholesterol, Glucose, Sex Difference
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Preterm Delivery among Low-Risk Women
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:261–266)
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Nedra Whitehead, PhD, MS; Kristen Helms, MSPH Preterm Births, Continental Population Groups, Hispanic Americans
Healthy Aging in Neighborhoods of Diversity across the Life Span (HANDLS): Overcoming Barriers to Implementing a Longitudinal, Epidemiologic, Urban Study of Health, Race, and Socioeconomic Status (Ethn Dis. 2010;20:267–275)
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Michele K. Evans, MD; James M. Lepkowski, PhD; Neil R. Powe, MD, MPH, MBA; Thomas LaVeist, PhD; Marie Fanelli Kuczmarski, PhD; Alan B. Zonderman, PhD Healthcare Disparities, Socioeconomic Status, Population Groups, Epidemiologic Research Design, Health Surveys, Longitudinal Studies
Randomized Trial Using Hair Stylists as Lay Health Advisors to Increase Donation in African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:276–281)
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Ken Resnicow, PhD; Ann M. Andrews, MPH; Denise K. Beach, MSW; Latoya Kuhn, MPH; Sarah L. Krein, PhD; Remonia Chapman, BS; John C. Magee, MD Organ Donation, Lay Health Advisor, Randomized Trial, African American
Trust in Physicians and Blood Pressure Control in Blacks and Whites Being Treated for Hypertension in the REGARDS Study
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:282–289)
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Raegan W. Durant, MD, MPH; Leslie A. McClure, PhD; Jewell H. Halanych, MD, MSc; Cora E. Lewis, MD, MSPH; Ronald J. Prineas, MD, PhD; Stephen P. Glasser, MD; Monika M. Safford, MD Hypertension, Trust, Disparities
Racial Disparities in Access to Health Care and Preventive Services between Asian Americans/ Pacific Islanders and Non-Hispanic Whites
(EthnDis. 2010;20:290–295)
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Xiao-Jun Wen, MD; Lina Balluz, ScD, MPH Health Disparity, Access to Health Care, Access to Preventive Services, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
Race and Preterm birth: The Case for Epigenetic Inquiry
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:296–299)
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Heather H. Burris, MD, MPH; James W. Collins, Jr, MD, MPH Race, Preterm birth, Epigenetic Processes, DNA methylation, Ethnicity, Infant Mortality, Minority Health
Type 2 Diabetes Epidemic in First Nations People of Canada
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:300–303)
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Bilal B. Ayach, MSc, PhD; Holly Korda, MA, PhD Type 2 Diabetes, First Nations, Canada, Aboriginal Health, Inuit, Population Health

Disparities and Social Inequities: Is the Health of African American Women Still in Peril?
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:304–309)
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Tamara A. Baker, PhD; NiCole T. Buchanan, PhD; Tirzah R. Spencer, PhD Arthritis, Heart Disease, Depression, African American, Women

 

Volume 20, Number 2 (Spring 2010)

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Differences in the Dietary Intake Habits by Diabetes Status for African American Adults
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:99–105)
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Jonathan M. Scott, MS; Leon McDougle, MD, MPH; Kent Schwirian, PhD; Christopher A. Taylor, PhD Minority, Diabetes Mellitus, Diet, African American, Disease Prevention, Nutrition Therapy, Race
Patient Perception of Risk Factors Associated with Chronic Kidney Disease Morbidity and Mortality
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:106–110)
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Ainah U. Tan, BS; Brenda Hoffman, MD; Sylvia E. Rosas, MD, MSCE Chronic Kidney Disease, Patient Knowledge, Patient Perception, Race Differences, Survey
Asian American/Pacific Islander Paradox in Diabetic Retinopathy: Findings from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2006–2008
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:111–117)
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Yan Li, MD, MPH; Youlian Liao, MD; Amy Fan, MD, PhD; Xinzhi Zhang, MD, PhD; Lina Balluz, ScD, MPH Diabetic Retinopathy, Prevalence, Racial Difference, Diabetes Care
Benefits, Barriers, Attitudes, and Beliefs about Soy Meat-alternatives among African American Parishioners Living in Eastern North Carolina
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:118– 122)
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Roman Pawlak, PhD, RD; Brenda Malinauskas, PhD; Ashley Corbett, BS Soy, Meat-Alternatives, African American, Diet, Nutrition
Detecting Cardiometabolic Syndrome Using World Health Organization Public Health Action Points for Asians and Pacific Islanders
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:123–128)
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Andrew Grandinetti, PhD; Joseph K. Kaholokula, PhD; Marjorie K. Mau, MD, MS; Dominic C. Chow, MD, MPH Cardiometabolic Syndrome, Obesity, Asians and Pacific Islanders
Asians and Pacific Islanders and the Growing Childhood Obesity Epidemic
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:129–135)
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Sanaa Shabbir, MPH; David Kwan, MPH; May C. Wang, DrPH; Margaret Shih, MD, PhD; Paul A. Simon, MD, MPH Obesity, Childhood Obesity, Asians, Pacific Islanders, Ethnic Groups
Alloimmunization and Clinical Profile of Sickle Cell Disease Patients from Salvador - Brazil
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:136– 141)
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Angela Maria Dias Zanette, MD; Marilda de Souza Gonçalves, PhD; Laíse Vilasboas Schettini, BS; Lais Magalhães Aguiar, BS; Regina Célia Santos Bahia, MD; Luciana Araujo Vasconcelos Nogueira, MD; Cláudio José de Freitas Brandão, MS; Ana Claudia Neves de Azevedo, BS; Luciana Ramos de Aragao, BS; Sérgio Marcos Arruda, MD Sickle Cell Disease, Hemoglobinopathy, Alloimmunization, Red Cell Transfusion
Association Between Utilization of Preventive Services and Health Insurance Status: Findings from the 2008 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (Ethn Dis. 2010;20:142–147)
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Nita Patel, MPH; Sejong Bae, PhD; Karan P. Singh, PhD Health Insurance, Preventive Care, Disparities
Sociocultural Factors Influencing Delay in Seeking Routine Health Care among Latinas: A Community-Based Participatory Research Study (Ethn Dis.2010;20:148-154)
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Tabassum Z. Insaf, MPH; Janine M. Jurkowski, PhD; Ladan Alomar, MSc Latina, Healthcare Utilization, Community-Based Participatory Research
Patient Navigation Pilot Project: Results from the Community Health Advisors in Action Program (CHAAP)
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:155–161)
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Mona Fouad, MD, MPH; Theresa Wynn, PhD; Michelle Martin, PhD; Edward Partridge, MD Patient Navigation, Community Volunteers, African Americans
The Effect of Language Preference on Prenatal Weight Gain and Postpartum Weight Retention in Urban Hispanic Women
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:162–168)
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Barbara Hackley, MSN; Kristopher Fennie, PhD, MPH; Jo Applebaum, MPH; Diane Berry, PhD; Gail D’Eramo Melkus, EdD Weight Gain, Weight Loss, Pregnancy, Postpartum, Hispanic Americans, Acculturation
Hepatocellular Cancer: Risk Factors and Survival in Pacific Islanders Compared to Caucasians in Hawaii
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:169–173)
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Margaret Ochner, MD, MPH; Linda L. Wong, MD; Kristal Wimmer-Kunitomo, MD Hepatocellular Cancer, Pacific Islanders, Hepatitis B
Measuring Skin Cancer Risk in African Americans: Is the Fitzpatrick Skin Type Classification Scale Culturally Sensitive?
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:174–179)
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Latrice C. Pichon, PhD, MPH; Hope Landrine, PhD; Irma Corral, PhD, MPH; Yongping Hao, PhD; Joni A. Mayer, PhD; Katherine D. Hoerster, MS, MPH Skin Type, Skin Cancer, Blacks, African Americans, Fitzpatrick Skin Type Classification Scale
Nicotine Replacement Therapy Use among Adolescent Smokers Seeking Cessation Treatment
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:180–184)
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Maria Botello-Harbaum, MS, EdD; Jennifer R. Schroeder, PhD; Charles C. Collins, BA, BSW; Eric T. Moolchan, MD Nicotine Dependence, Adolescents, Nicotine Replacement Therapy, Treatment, Health Disparities
Health Promotion in Barbershops: Balancing Outreach and Research in African American Communities
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:185–188)
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Bill J. Releford, DPM; Stanley K. Frencher, Jr., MD, MPH; Antronette K. Yancey, MD, MPH Community Organizing, Health Promotion, Barbershops, African American Men

Recognizing the Diverse Roles of Community Health Workers in the Elimination of Health Disparities: From Paid Staff to Volunteers
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:189–194)
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Andrea Cherrington, MD, MPH; Guadalupe X. Ayala, PhD, MPH; John P. Elder, PhD, MPH; Elva M. Arredondo, PhD; Mona Fouad, MD; Isabel Scarinci, PhD, MPH Community Health Workers, Volunteers, Latinos, African Americans

 

Volume 20, Number 1 (Winter 2010)

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Ambient Temperature or Seasonal Variations in Blood Pressure: How Important Is This in Sub-Saharan Africa?
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:1)
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Setor Kunutsor, BSc, MBChB, MSt  
Does the Use of Home Blood Pressure Monitoring Vary by Race, Education, and Income?
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:2–6)
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Ivy O. Poon, PharmD, BCPS; Nicole Etti, PharmD; Lincy S. Lal, PharmD, PhD Hypertension, Race, Education, Income, Monitor
Elevated Homocysteine and Hypertension in Xinjiiang Province, China
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:7–10)
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Hang Lu, MA; Zhen Hong Lu, BA; Peng Gang Li, BA; Ying Ying Wang, BA; Zhao Yang Yan, BA Hypertension, Cardiovascular Disease, Homocysteine, China
Personality and Inflammation: The Protective Effect of Openness to Experience
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20: 11–14)
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Charles R. Jonassaint, MA; Stephen H. Boyle, PhD; Cynthia M. Kuhn, PhD; Ilene C. Siegler, PhD, MPH; William E. Copeland, PhD; Redford Williams, MD Coronary Heart Disease, Creactive Protein, Openness to Experience
Identifying and Oversampling Hispanics by the Passel-Word Surname List for Enrollment in a Web-based Nutritional Intervention
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:15–21)
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Nikki M. Carroll, MS; Debra P. Ritzwoller, PhD; Melanie A. Stopponi, MPA; Christine Cole Johnson, PhD Hispanics, Logistic Regression, Internet, Ethnicity, Passel-Word Surname List, Enrollment, Nutrition
Body Mass Index as a Function of Length of United States Residency among Haitian Immigrant Children
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:22–28)
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Nancy Strickman-Stein, PhD; Marie-Denise Gervais, MD; David A. Ludwig, PhD; Sarah E. Messiah, PhD; Steven E. Lipshultz, MD; Tracie L. Miller, MD Overweight, Body Mass Index, Children, Minority, Haitian
Perceptions about Body Image and Sizes Among Black African Girls Living in Cape Town
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:29–34)
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Thandi Puoane, DrPH; Lungiswa Tsolekile, MPH; Nelia Steyn, PhD Overweight, Obesity, Body Image, Beliefs about Weight, Black Girls
Risk of Prenatal Depression: Differences by Race
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:35–39)
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Jay J. Shen, PhD; Fang Lin, BS; Tara Jackson, MHA Depression, Race, Prenatal, Women
Perceived Racial Discrimination in Health Care and its Association with Patients’ Healthcare Experiences: Does the Measure Matter?
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:40–47)
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Leslie R.M. Hausmann, PhD; Nancy R. Kressin, PhD; Barbara H. Hanusa, PhD; Said A. Ibrahim, MD Perceived Discrimination, Quality of Care, Healthcare Utilization, Diabetes
Mini-Mental State Exam Domains Predict Falls in an Elderly Population: Follow-up from the Hispanic Established Populations for Epidemiologic Studies of the Elderly (H-EPESE) Study
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:48–52)
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Daniella Ramirez, BS; Robert C. Wood, DrPH; Johanna Becho, BA; Kathleen Owings, MD; Kyriakos Markides, PhD; David V. Espino, MD Cognition, Frailty, Mexican American, Elderly
Leading Causes of Mortality of Asian Indians in California
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:53–57)
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Latha Palaniappan, MD, MS; Arnab Mukherjea, DrPH(c) MPH; Ariel Holland, BA; Susan L. Ivey, MD, MHSA Asian Indian, Death Rate, Mortality Determinants, Health Disparities, California
Reducing Disparities and Improving Quality: Understanding the Needs of Small Primary Care Practices
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:58–63)
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Robin M. Weinick, PhD; Sepheen C. Byron, MHS; Esther S. Han, MPH; Jessica Briefer French, MHSA; Sarah Hudson Scholle, DrPH, MPH Disparities, Quality Improvement, Small Practices, Primary Care, Race, Ethnicity, Language
Can We Rapidly Identify Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicine Users in the Primary Care Encounter? A RIOS Net Study
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:64–70)
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Andrew L. Sussman, PhD, MCRP; Robert L. Williams, MD, MPH; Brian M. Shelley, MD Complementary Medicine, Communication, Ethnic Groups
Cultural Context and a Critical Approach to Eliminating Health Disparities
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:71–76)
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Derek M. Griffith, PhD; Jonetta Johnson, MPH; Katrina R. Ellis, MPH, MSW; Amy Jo Schulz, MPH, PhD Health Disparities, Health Inequities, Blacks, Racism, Social Determinants
The Pros and Cons of Staging Chronic Kidney Disease
(Ethn Dis. 2010;20:77–81)
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Diane Moseberry, MD; Susanne B. Nicholas, MD, PhD Chronic Kidney Disease, Staging, Albuminuria, Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate, Primary, Secondary, Tertiary Prevention, Referral to a Nephrologist

 


2009

Volume 19, Number 4 (Autumn 2009)

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Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices Regarding Influenza Prevention and Control Measures among Hispanics in San Diego County – 2006
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:377–383)

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Jeffrey W. Bethel, PhD; Stephen H. Waterman, MD, MPH Hispanic, Latino, Influenza, Immigrant, Vaccination, Knowledge, Awareness, Practices
Ethnic-specific Prevalence of Hepatitis B/C Virus Infection in Pin-Jen, Taiwan
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:384–389)
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Hsin-Wen Lai; Hui-Yin Hsiung; John Jen Tai; Shu-I Chen; Huan-Cheng Chang; Tony Hsiu-Hsi Chen Ethnic, Hepatitis, Hakka, Chinese, Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Prevalence of Combinatorial CYP2C9 and VKORC1 Genotypes in Puerto Ricans: Implications for Warfarin Management in Hispanics
(Ethn Dis. 2009;390–395)
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Jorge Duconge, PhD; Carmen L. Cadilla, PhD; Andreas Windemuth, PhD; Mohan Kocherla, MS; Krystyna Gorowski, BS; Richard L. Seip, PhD; Kali Bogaard, MS; Jessica Y. Renta, MS; Paola Piovanetti, BS; Darrin D’Agostino, MD; Pedro J. Santiago-Borrero, MD; Gualberto Ruaño, MD Warfarin, CYP2C9, VKORC1, Genotyping, Personalized Medicine
Predictors of Medication Adherence for African American Patients Diagnosed with Hypertension
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:396–400)
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Julia Braverman, PhD; Julien Dedier, MD, MPH Hypertension, Medication Adherence, African Americans, Urban Population
Racial/Ethnic Differences in Bystander CPR in Los Angeles, California
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:401–406)
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Peter C. Benson, MD; Marc Eckstein, MD; Christian D. McClung, MD, M.Phil(Cantab); Sean O. Henderson, MD CPR, Epidemiology, Resuscitation, Cardiac Arrest
Perceptions of Hypertension and Contributing Personal and Environmental Factors among Rural Southern African American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2009; 407– 413)
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Cassandra D. Ford, PhD, MBA, MSN, RN; Mi Ja Kim, PhD, RN; Barbara L. Dancy, PhD, RN Southern, Rural, African American, Women, Hypertension
Ethnic Differences in Gestational Oral Glucose Screening in a Large US Population
(Ethn Dis. 2009: 414–419)
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Kathryn L. Pedula, MS; Teresa A. Hillier, MD, MS; Mark M. Schmidt, BA; Judith A. Mullen, APRN, BC, CDE; Marie-Aline Charles, MD, MPH; David J. Pettitt, MD Gestational Diabetes Mellitus, Ethnicity
HLA Class II Polymorphism in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus from a Brazilian Racially Admixtured Population
(Ethn Dis. 2009; 420–424)
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Crésio Alves, MD, PhD; Maria Betânia P. Toralles, MD, PhD; Gildásio C. Carvalho, PharmD Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, Major Histocompatibility Complex, Ethnicity
Adherence to Pap Test Guidelines: Variation among Asians in California
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:425–432)
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Michael K. Lin, PhD; Joel M. Moskowitz, PhD; Gene Kazinets, PhD; Susan L. Ivey, MD, MHSA; Young-Bok Kim, DrPH; Diana D. McDonnell, PhD Asian Americans, Screening, Uterine Cervical Neoplasms, Vaginal Smears
Who Treats Limited English Proficient Patients? Implications for Linguistic Access Initiatives
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:433–438)
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Eric E. Seiber, PhD; Christen M. Smith, BS; Sandra J. Tanenbaum, PhD Limited English Proficient, LEP, Physicians
Regional Differences in Attitudes that May Affect Health Behavior and Willingness to Participate in Research among Black Seventh-day Adventists
(Ethn Dis. 2009; 439–446)
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Andy Lampkin, PhD; Antronette Yancey, PhD; Colwick Wilson, PhD; Gary E. Fraser, PhD African Americans, Trust, Quality of Health care, Research Subjects, Selfdisclosure, Refusal to Participate
A Mixed-Methods Approach to Developing a Self-Reported Racial/Ethnic Discrimination Measure for Use in Multiethnic Health Surveys
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:447–453)
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Salma Shariff-Marco, PhD; Gilbert C. Gee, PhD; Nancy Breen, PhD; Gordon Willis, PhD; Bryce B. Reeve, PhD; David Grant, PhD; Ninez A. Ponce, PhD; Nancy Krieger, PhD; Hope Landrine, PhD; David R. Williams, PhD; Margarita Alegria, PhD; Vickie M. Mays, PhD; Timothy P. Johnson, PhD; E. Richard Brown, PhD Cross-Cultural Comparison, Discrimination, Survey Methods
The Association of Plasma Fatty Acids with Prostate Cancer Risk in Nigerians
(Ethn Dis.2009;19:454–461)
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Flora A. Ukoli, MBBS; Philip N. Akumabor, MBBS; Temple C. Oguike, MBBS; Lemuel L. Dent, MD; Derrick Beech, MD; Usifo Osime, MBBS Prostate Cancer, Fatty Acids, Omega-3, Omega-6, Nigerians, Case-Control
‘‘Half the Dsylipidemia of Insulin Resistance’’ Is the Dsylipidemia of Insulin-Resistant Blacks
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:462–465)
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Anne E. Sumner, MD Triglyceride, High Density Lipoprotein- Cholesterol, Metabolic Syndrome, Insulin Resistance, Blacks
Chronic Kidney Disease in United States Hispanics: A Growing Public Health Problem
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:466– 472)
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Claudia M. Lora, MD; Martha L. Daviglus, MD, PhD; John W. Kusek, PhD; Anna Porter, MD; Ana C. Ricardo, MD, MPH; Alan S. Go, MD; James P. Lash, MD Chronic Kidney Disease, Hispanics, Health Care Disparities

Genomic Medicine and Racial/Ethnic Health Disparities: Promises, Perils and the Challenges for Health Care and Public Health Policy (Ethn Dis. 2009;19:473–478)
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Ramal Moonesinghe, PhD; Walter Jones, PhD; Peggy A. Honoré, DHA; Benedict I. Truman, MD, MPH; Garth Graham, MD, MPH Genomic Medicine, Allele Frequency, Healthcare Disparity, Genetic Tests

 

Volume 19, Number 3 (Summer 2009)

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Race/Ethnic and Sex Differences in Large and Small Artery Elasticity – Results of the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:243–250)
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Daniel A. Duprez, MD; David R. Jacobs, Jr, PhD; Pamela L. Lutsey, PhD; David Herrington, MD; Darryl Prime, MD; Pamela Ouyang, MD; R. Graham Barr, MD; David A. Bluemke, MD Blood Pressure, Arterial Elasticity, MESA Study
The Association Between Racial and Gender Discrimination and Body Mass Index Among Residents Living in Lower-income Housing
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:251–257)
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Rachel C. Shelton, ScD, MPH; Elaine Puleo, PhD; Gary G. Bennett, PhD; Lorna H. McNeill, PhD, MPH; Glorian Sorensen, PhD, MPH; Karen M. Emmons, PhD Discrimination, Body Mass Index, Obesity, Health Disparities, Gender
A Preliminary Investigation of Cognitive Appraisal and Cardiovascular Reactivity and Recovery in Arab Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:258–264)
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David K. Chatkoff, PhD; Michelle T. Leonard, PhD Cardiovascular Reactivity, Ethnicity, Arab American
On Human Tissue Kallikrein Activity in Urine of Brazilian White and Black Primary Hypertensive Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19: 265–270)
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Andreza Alves Belo, MSc; Marinez de Oliveira Sousa, PhD; Eduardo Luis Guimarães Machado, MD; Amintas Fabiano de Souza Figueiredo, PhD Human Kallikrein, Human Tissue Kallikrein, Hypertension, Ethnic Groups, Brazilian
Psychiatric Symptom Presentation in Ethnically Diverse Cardiology Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:271–275)
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Rachel A. Annunziato, PhD; David Rubinstein, MD; Michael Murgueitio; Mugdha Santra, MD; Sarah Sultan, BS; Martin Maurer, MD; Gad Cotter, MD; Rachel Yehuda, PhD; Eyal Shemesh, MD Ethnicity, cardiology, depression, distress, mental health screening
Trend Analysis of Diagnosed Diabetes Prevalence among American Indian/Alaska Native Young Adults — United States, 1994–2007
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:276–279)
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Henry Roberts, PhD; Ruth Jiles, PhD; Ali Mokdad, PhD; Gloria Beckles, MD; Nilka Rios-Burrows, MPH BRFSS, Diabetes, American Indian/Alaska Native
Sociodemographic and Healthcare Characteristics of Colonia Residents: The Role of Life Stage in Predicting Health Risks and Diabetes Status in a Disadvantaged Hispanic Population
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:280–287)
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Marcia G. Ory, PhD, MPH; Martha Conkling, PhD; Jane N. Bolin, PhD, RN, JD; John D. Prochaska, DrPH; Dongling Zhan, MS; James N. Burdine, DrPH; Nelda Mier, PhD Border Health, Diabetes, Life Stage
Disparities in the Prevalence of Diabetes: Is it Race/Ethnicity or Socioeconomic Status? Results from the Boston Area Community Health (BACH) Survey
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:288–292)
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Carol L. Link, PhD; John B. McKinlay, PhD Diabetes, Race/Ethnicity, Socioeconomic Status
The Prevalence of Self-Reported Chronic Conditions among Arab, Chaldean, and African Americans in Southeast Michigan
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:293– 300)
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Hikmet Jamil, MD, PhD; Florence Dallo, PhD, MPH; Monty Fakhouri, MS; Thomas Templin, PhD; Radwan Khoury, PhD; Haifa Fakhouri, PhD Arab, Chaldean, Black, Chronic Conditions
The Impact of Race and Ethnicity on Disease Severity in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:301–307)
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Katie L. Crosslin, PhD, CHES; Kristin L. Wiginton, PhD Lupus, Disease Severity, Autoimmune Disease, Chronic, Comorbidities, Autoimmunity, Epidemiology
Associations of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with All-Cause Mortality in Blacks and Whites: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:308–314)
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Alanna M. Chamberlain, MPH; Matthew B. Schabath, PhD; Aaron R. Folsom, MD Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, COPD, Lung Disease, Mortality
Colorectal Cancer Test Use among Californians of Mexican Origin: Influence of Language Barriers
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:315-322)
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Marilyn Johnson-Kozlow, PhD, MA; Stergios Roussos, PhD, MPH; Liza Rovniak, PhD, MPH; Melbourne Hovell, PhD, MPH Mexican Americans, Colonoscopy, Colorectal Cancer, Screening
Sociodemographic Correlates of Stage of Adoption for Colorectal Cancer Screening in African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2009; 19:323–329)
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Jennifer Christie, MD; Lina Jandorf, MA; Steven Itzkowitz, MD; Ethan Halm, MD, MPH; Kim Freeman, MPH; Sheba King; Rayhana Dhulkifl, MPH; Michelle McNair, MA; Linda Thelemaque; Catalina Lawsin, PhD; Katherine Duhamel, PhD Colorectal Cancer Screening, African Americans, Cancer Prevention
The Association between Perceived Provider Discrimination, Healthcare Utilization and Health Status in Racial and Ethnic Minorities
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:330–337)
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Chioun Lee, MA; Stephanie L. Ayers, PhD; Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld, PhD Provider Discrimination, Health Status, Health Disparities, Utilization
Multidimensional Health Locus of Control in American Indians: The Strong Heart Study
(Ethn Dis.2009;19:338–344)
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John Thomas Egan, BA; Gary Leonardson, PhD; Lyle G. Best, MD; Thomas Welty, MD, MPH; Darren Calhoun, PhD; Janette Beals, PhD Health Beliefs, Multidimensional Health Locus of Control, American Indians, The Strong Heart Study

Patient-Physician Race Concordance and its Relationship to Perceived Health Outcomes
(Ethn Dis.2009; 19:345–351)
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Disha Kumar, BA; David G. Schlundt, PhD; Kenneth A. Wallston, PhD Health Disparities, Race Concordance, Perceived Health, Health Status, Access to Health Care, Health Insurance
Use of Focus Groups in Multi-Site, Multi-Ethnic Research Projects for Women’s Health: A Study of Women Across the Nation (SWAN) Example
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:352-358)
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Marjorie Kagawa-Singer, PhD, MN, RN; Shelley R. Adler, PhD; Charles P. Mouton, MD, MS; Marcia Ory, PhD, MPH; Lynne G. Underwood, PhD Focus Groups, Multi-ethnic, Menopause Transition, SWAN Study
Geriatric Admissions in a Developing Country: Experience from A Tertiary Centre in Nigeria
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:359–362)
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Arthur C. Onwuchekwa, MBBS, FMCP; E. God’spower Asekomeh, MBBS, MMCP, MWACP Geriatric Admissions, Developing Countries, Tertiary Centre, Nigeria

 

Volume 19, Number 2 (Spring 2009)

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Disparities in Self-monitoring of Blood Glucose among Low-income Ethnic Minority Populations with Diabetes, United States
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:97–103)
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Deborah A. Levine, MD, MPH; Jeroan J. Allison, MD, MSc; Andrea Cherrington, MD, MPH; Joshua Richman, MD, PhD; Isabel C. Scarinci, PhD, MPH; Thomas K. Houston, MD, MPH Diabetes Mellitus, Self-care, Healthcare Disparities, Minority Health, Income
Psychological and Physiological Correlates of Insulin Resistance at Fasting and in Response to a Meal in African Americans and Whites
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:104–110)
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Su-Jong Kim-Dorner, PhD; Christie O. Simpson-McKenzie, PhD; Merrily Poth, MD; Patricia A. Deuster, PhD, MPH Insulin Resistance, Stress, Ethnicity, Coping Style
Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity among Seventh-Day Adventist African American and Caucasian College Students
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19: 111–114)
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Roman Pawlak, PhD, RD; Marta Sovyanhadi, DrPH, RD, LDN Obesity, Overweight, Adventists, College Students
Metabolic Syndrome and High-sensitivity C-reactive Protein in Cubans
(Ethn Dis. 2009; 19:115–120)
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Fatma G. Huffman, PhD; Gianna Perez Gomez, PhD; Gustavo G. Zarini, MS Metabolic Syndrome, High-sensitivity C-reactive Protein, Cuban, Abdominal Obesity
A Qualitative Evaluation of Racial Disparities in Glucose Control
(Ethn Dis. 2009; 19:121–127)
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Hannah E. Shacter, BA; Judy A. Shea, PhD; Ehimare Akhabue, BA; Naveen Sablani, MS; Judith A. Long, MD Diabetes Mellitus, African Americans, Blood Glucose, Health Status Disparities, Veterans
Racial Disparities in Knowledge of Stroke and Heart Attack Risk Factors and Warning Signs among Michigan Adults
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:128–134)
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Chris Fussman, MS; Ann P. Rafferty, PhD; Mathew J. Reeves, PhD; Shannon Zackery, MPH; Sarah Lyon-Callo, MA, MS; Beth Anderson, MPH Stroke, Heart Attack, Risk Factors, Warning Signs, Awareness, Race, Disparity
Fit Body and Soul: A Church-based Behavioral Lifestyle Program for Diabetes Prevention in African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:135–141)
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Sunita Dodani, MD, PhD, FAHA; M. Kaye Kramer, DrPH, MPH; Lovoria Williams, MSN; Stacey Crawford, BS; Andrea Kriska, PhD Diabetes, Faith-based, Lifestyle Intervention, Physical Activity, Communitybased Participatory Research
Lifestyle Therapy Changes and Hypercholesterolemia: Identifying Risk Groups in a Community Sample of Blacks and Whites
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:142–147)
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Rhonda BeLue, PhD; Stephanie T. Lanza, PhD; M. Kathleen Figaro, MD Hypercholesterolemia, Latent Class Analysis, Lifestyle Therapy Changes
Understanding the Complexity of Hypertensive African American Home Care Patients: Challenges to Intervention
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:148–153)
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Margaret V. McDonald, MSW; Liliana E. Pezzin, PhD, JD; Timothy R. Peng, PhD; Penny H. Feldman, PhD Hypertension, African American, Home Care, Diabetes, Patient Activation
Factors Related to Weight Loss Behavior in a Multiracial/Ethnic Workforce
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19: 154–160)
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Jane Zapka, ScD; Stephenie C. Lemon, PhD; Barbara Estabrook, MSPH, CHES; Milagros C. Rosal, PhD Weight Loss, Multiethnic Employees, Hospital Workforce
Racial/Ethnic Differences in Stroke Mortality in Veterans
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19: 161–165)
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Charles Ellis, PhD; Yumin Zhao, MS; Leonard E. Egede, MD, MS Stroke, Mortality, Race/Ethnicity, Veterans
Underrepresentation of Non-White Children in Trials of Statins in Children with Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:166–171)
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Brook Belay, MD; Andrew D. Racine, MD, PhD; Peter F. Belamarich, MD Minority Groups, Health Services Accessibility, Guidelines, HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitors, Statins, Familial Hypercholesterolemia, Cholesterol
Ethnic Disparities, Hospital Quality, and Discharges Against Medical Advice among Patients with Cardiovascular Disease
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:172– 178)
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Ebere Chukwu Onukwugha, PhD; Fadia T. Shaya, PhD, MPH; Elijah Saunders, MD; Matthew R. Weir, MD Cardiovascular Diseases, Discharges Against Medical Advice, Disparities, Hospital Quality
Separate and Unequal: Residential Segregation and Black Health Disparities
(Ethn Dis. 2009; 19:179–184)
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Hope Landrine, PhD; Irma Corral, MS, MPH Health Disparities, Blacks, Segregation, Neighborhoods
Birthplace and Mortality Among Insured Latinos: The Paradox Revisited
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:185–191)
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Carlos Iribarren,MD,MPH, PhD; Jeanne A. Darbinian,MPH; Bruce H. Fireman,MS; Esteban Gonza´lez Burchard, MD, MPH Hispanic/Latino Paradox, Cohort Study, Risk Factors, Mortality

The Multidimensional Health Locus of Control Scales: Testing the Factorial Structure in Sample of African American Medical Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:192–198)
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Erin L. O’Hea, PhD; Jamie S. Bodenlos, PhD; Simon Moon, PhD; Karen B. Grothe, PhD; Phillip J. Brantley, PhD Health Locus of Control, Diabetes, HIV/AIDS, African American, Low Income
Men’s Knowledge and Beliefs about Prostate Cancer: Education, Race, and Screening Status
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:199–203)
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Julie A. Winterich, PhD; Joseph G. Grzywacz, PhD; Sara A. Quandt, PhD; Peter E. Clark, MD; David P. Miller, MD; Joshua Acun˜a; Mark B. Dignan, PhD, MPH; Thomas A. Arcury, PhD Prostate Cancer, Prostate Cancer Screening, Health Disparities, African American
A Review of Interventions to Reduce Health Disparities in Cardiovascular Disease in African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:204–208)
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Errol D. Crook, MD; Norman B. Bryan, PhD; Roma Hanks, PhD; Michelle L. Slagle, DPA; Christopher G. Morris, MS; Mary C. Ross, PhD; Herica M. Torres, RN; R. Clay Williams; Christina Voelkel, MD; Sheree Walker, MD; Martha I. Arrieta, MD, MPH, PhD Health Disparities, Cardiovascular Disease, African American, Hypertension, Health Behaviors
The Foundation of Modern Racial Categories and Implications for Research on Black/White Disparities in Health
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:209–217)
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Nina T. Harawa, PhD; Chandra L. Ford, PhD Population Characteristics, Population Groups, History, Blacks, Race, Ethnicity, Social Environment

 

Volume 19, Number 1 (Winter 2009)

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Incidence and Prevalence of Circulatory Diseases in Lebanon: a Physician’s Inquiry
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:1)

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Abdo R. Jurjus, PhD; Rania A. Tohme, MD, MPH; Georges Ephrem, MD; Inaya A. Hajj Hussein, PhD; Rosalyn Jurjus, MD  
Body Mass and Cardiovascular Reactivity to Racism in African American College Students
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:2–6)
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Vernessa R. Clark, PhD; Oliver W. Hill, Jr, PhD Body Mass, Cardiovascular Reactivity, Racially Noxious Stressor
The ‘‘Rolling Store:’’ An Economical and Environmental Approach to the Prevention of Weight Gain in African American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:7–12)
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Betty M. Kennedy, PhD; Catherine M. Champagne, PhD; Donna H. Ryan, MD; Robert Newton, Jr, PhD; Beverly K. Conish, MPA; David W. Harsha, PhD; Erma J. Levy, MPH; Margaret L. Bogle, PhD, for the Lower Mississippi Delta Nutrition Intervention Research Initiative Community-based, fruits and vegetables, African American women
Increasing Body Weight and the Transition from Welfare to Work: Findings from the National Survey of American Life
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:13-17)
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Julia F. Hastings, PhD; Lonnie R. Snowden, PhD Depression, African American, Immigrant, Mental Health, National Survey of American Life
Analysis of Candidate Genes and Hypertension in African American Adults
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:18-22)
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Keith E. Whitfield, PhD; Xiaopan Yao, PhD; K. B. Boomer, PhD; George P. Vogler, PhD; Mark D. Hayward, PhD; David J. Vandenbergh, PhD African Americans, Blood Pressure, Polymorphism, Population Stratification
Racial Differences in Hypertension Knowledge: Effects of Differential Item Functioning
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:23–27)
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Brian J. Ayotte, PhD; Ranak Trivedi, PhD; Hayden B. Bosworth, PhD Hypertension Knowledge, Differential Item Functioning, Disparities
Views of Hypertension among Young African Americans Who Vary in Their Risk of Developing Hypertension
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:28–34)
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Margaret R. Savoca, PhD; Sara A. Quandt, PhD; Conner D. Evans; Tara L. Flint; Allison G. Bradfield; Tiffany B. Morton, MS; Gregory A. Harshfield, PhD; David A. Ludwig, PhD Hypertension, African Americans, Health Disparities, Health Literacy, Qualitative Research, Chronic Disease Prevention
Health Beliefs and the Prevention of Hypertension in a Black Population Living in London
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:35–41)
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Maxine Newell, DrPH; Naomi Modeste, DrPH; Helen Hopp Marshak, PhD; Colwick Wilson, PhD Health Belief Model, London, Blacks, Hypertension Risk Factors, Hypertension, Prevention
Physical Activity Behaviors and Motivations in an Adult First Nation Population: a Pilot Study
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:42–48)
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James D. Coble, MA; Ryan E. Rhodes, PhD; Joan Wharf Higgins, PhD First Nation, Physical Activity, Theory of Planned Behavior, Pilot Study
Diabetes Prevalence and Body Mass Index Differ by Ethnicity: The Multiethnic Cohort
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:49–55)
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Gertraud Maskarinec, MD, PhD; Andrew Grandinetti, PhD; Grace Matsuura, MPH; Sangita Sharma, PhD; Marjorie Mau, MD; Brian E. Henderson, MD; Laurence N. Kolonel, MD, PhD Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2, Obesity, Body mass index, Risk factors, Ethnic groups, Logistic models, Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders
Development and Psychometric Testing of a Multidimensional Instrument of Perceived Discrimination Among African Americans in the Jackson Heart Study
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:56–64)
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Mario Sims, PhD; Sharon B. Wyatt, PhD; Mary Lou Gutierrez, PhD; Herman A. Taylor, MD, MPH; David R. Williams, PhD, MPH Discrimination, Racism, Jackson Heart Study, African American, Cardiovascular Disease
Concerns About Stigma, Social Support, and Quality of Life in Low-income HIV-positive Hispanics
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:65–70)
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Sandra E. Larios, PhD, MPH; Jennifer N. Davis, MPH; Linda C. Gallo, PhD; Janel Heinrich, MPH, MA; Gregory Talavera, MD, MPH Hispanic, HIV/AIDS, Quality of Life, Social Support, Stigma
Disparities and Predictors of Emergency Department Use Among California’s African American, Latino, and White Children, Aged 1–11 Years, with Asthma
(Ethn Dis. 2009;19:71–77)
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Kynna Wright, PhD, MSN, MPH, CPNP African American, Latino, Asthma, Disparities, Emergency Department

 


2008

Volume 18, Number 4 (Autumn 2008)

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Prevalence and Awareness of Hypertension in an Urban Township of South Africa: Compelling Need for Action
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:401–402)

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Rahul Malhotra, MD, MPH; Thandi Puoane, DrPH; Catherine Hoyo, PhD; Gail Hughes, DrPH, MPH; Truls Østbye, MD, PhD  
The Impact of Acculturation on Latinos’ Perceived Barriers to HIV Primary Care
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:403–408)
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Serena Rajabiun, MA, MPH; Maureen H. Rumptz, PhD; Jesus Felizzola, MD; Alison Frye, MPH; Michael Relf, PhD, RN; Gary Yu, MPH; William E. Cunningham, MD, MPH Latino, HIV, Stigma, Barriers, Acculturation
Regional Differences in the Prevalence, Treatment and Control of Hypertension and Dyslipidemia in US Urban Hispanic Populations Participating in Health Screening Events
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:409–414)
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EunMee Lee, PharmD; Sean D. Candrilli, MS; Craig S. Roberts, PharmD, MPA; Simon S.K. Tang, MPH; Stanley Bassin, EdD; Nathan D. Wong, PhD Hypertension, Dyslipidemia, Hispanics
Self-reported and Measured Height and Weight: Impact on Racial/Ethnic Differences in Hypertension
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:415–420)
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Ike S. Okosun, MS, MPH, PhD; Digant Virendrakumar Bhatt,MD; John M. Boltri, MD; Murugi Ndirangu, PhD Height, Weight, Obesity, Race/ Ethnicity, Hypertension, High Blood Pressure
Objectively Measured Physical Activity and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in African American Girls
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:421–426)
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Sofiya Alhassan, PhD; Thomas N. Robinson, MD African American, Preadolescent Girls, Physical Activity, CVD Risk Factors
A Comparison of Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factor Biomarkers in African Americans and Yoruba Nigerians
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:427–433)
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M. Deeg, MD, PhD; O. Baiyewu, MD; S. Gao, PhD; A. Ogunniyi, MBChB; J. Shen, MS; O. Gureje, MBBS, MSc, PhD; S. Taylor, MA; J. Murrell, PhD; F. Unverzagt, PhD; V. Smith-Gamble, MD; R. Evans, MD; J. Dickens, MD; H. Hendrie, MBChB, DSc; K. Hall, PhD Cardiovascular Risk, Biomarkers, African Americans, Nigerians
Prevalence of the Metabolic Syndrome in San Juan, Puerto Rico
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:434–441)
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Cynthia M. Pérez, PhD; Manuel Guzma´n, MD; Ana P. Ortiz, PhD; Mayra Estrella, MPH; Yari Valle, MPH; Naydi Pérez, MS; Lillian Haddock, MD; Erick Suárez, PhD Metabolic Syndrome, Puerto Ricans, Hispanics, Updated NCEP-ATP III
Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Mortality Related to Congenital Heart Defects among Children and Adults in the United States
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:442–449)
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Wendy N. Nembhard, PhD; Elizabeth B. Pathak, PhD; Douglas D. Schocken, MD Mortality, Congenital Heart Defects, Disparities, Epidemiology, Race/Ethnicity
Association Between Selected Unhealthy Lifestyle Factors, Body Mass Index, and Chronic Health Conditions Among Individuals 50 Years of Age or Older, by Race/Ethnicity
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18: 450–457)
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Lina S. Balluz, ScD; Catherine A. Okoro, MS; Ali Mokdad, PhD Health Behavior, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, Ethnic/racial Group
Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence, Associated Risk Factors, and Plasma Adiponectin Levels among Filipino American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:458–463)
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Cheryl P. Magno, MPH;Maria Rosario G. Araneta, PhD; Caroline A. Macera, PhD; Gwen W. Anderson, PhD, RN Filipino, Women, Cardiovascular Disease, Adiponectin
Factors Associated with Self-reported Depression in Arab, Chaldean, and African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:464–470)
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Hikmet Jamil, MD, PhD; Mary Grzybowski, PhD; Julie Hakim-Larson, PhD; Monty Fakhouri, MSCHS; Jessica Sahutoglu, MS; Radwan Khoury, PhD; Haifa Fakhouri, PhD Depression, Arab Americans, Chaldean Americans, African Americans, Prevalence
Patterns of Relationships between Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors and Neurocognitive Function in African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:471–476)
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Regina Sims, PhD; Serge Madhere, PhD; Clive Callender, MD; Alfonso Campbell Jr, PhD Cognitive Function, African Americans, Cardiovascular Risk, Metabolic Syndrome, Cognition
Characteristics of American Indian and Alaska Native Adult Caregivers, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2000
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:477–482)
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Lisa C. McGuire, PhD; Catherine A. Okoro, MS; R. Turner Goins, PhD; Lynda A. Anderson, PhD AI/AN, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), Caregiving
Health-related Quality of Life Among Minority Populations in the United States, BRFSS 2001–2002
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:483–487)
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Pranesh P. Chowdhury, MBBS, MPH; Lina Balluz, ScD; Tara W. Strine, MPH BRFSS, Health Behavior, Ethnicity
Black Newspapers as a Tool for Cancer Education in African American Communities
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:488–495)
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Charlene A. Caburnay, PhD, MPH; Matthew W. Kreuter, PhD, MPH; Glen Cameron, PhD; Douglas A. Luke, PhD; Elisia Cohen, PhD; Lillie McDaniels, MPH; Monica Wohlberg, MHA; Paul Atkins, MHA Black Newspaper, African Americans, Cancer Disparities, News

Using ‘‘Socially Assigned Race’’ to Probe White Advantages in Health Status
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:496-504)
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Camara Phyllis Jones, MD, MPH, PhD; Benedict I. Truman, MD, MPH; Laurie D. Elam-Evans, PhD, MPH; Camille A. Jones, MD, MPH; Clara Y. Jones, MD, MPH; Ruth Jiles, PhD; Susan F. Rumisha, MSc; Geraldine S. Perry, DrPH Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, Racism, Self-rated Health
Prevalence, Detection, Management, and Control of Hypertension in Ghanaian Civil Servants
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:505–511)
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Juliet Addo, MBChB, PhD; Liam Smeeth, MRCGP, PhD; David A. Leon, PhD Hypertension, Detection, Treatment, Control, Ghana
Blood Pressure and Cardiovascular Risk Profiles of Africans Who Migrate to a Western Country
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:512–518)
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Ligia J. Dominguez, MD; Antonio Galioto, MD; Antonella Pineo, MD; Anna Ferlisi, MD; Laura Vernuccio, MD; Mario Belvedere, MD; Giuseppe Costanza, MD; Ernesto Putignano, MD; Mario Barbagallo, MD, PhD Cardiovascular Risk, Hypertension, Migration, African Race, Lifestyle

 

Volume 18, Number 3 (Summer 2008)

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Cardiometabolic Risk among the Foreign-Born Population in the United States: New Pathways for Innovative Research and Health Policy
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:277)
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Rob Stephenson, PhD; Solveig Argeseanu, PhD; Reena Oza-Frank, MS, MPH, RD; Mark Hutcheson, BA; K. M. Venkat Narayan, MD, MSc, MBA  
Physical Activity Recommendation for Hypertension Management: Does Healthcare Provider Advice Make a Difference?
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:278–282)
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Josiah Halm, MD, MS; Emelia Amoako, PhD, APRN-BC High Blood Pressure, Physical Activity, Healthcare Provider Recommendations
The Relationship Between Caffeine and Blood Pressure in Preadolescent African American Girls
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:283–288)
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Jagadeshwar G. Reddy, MD; Jon O. Ebbert, MD, MSc; Lisa M. Klesges, PhD; Felicity T. B. Enders, PhD; Robert C. Klesges, PhD; Jennifer Q. Lanctot, PhD; Barbara S. McClanahan, PhD Caffeine, Child, Blood Pressure, African Americans, Risk Factors
Psychosocial Factors Contribute to Resting Blood Pressure in African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:289–293)
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Mildred A. Pointer, PhD; Jonathan N. Livingston, PhD; Sadiqa Yancey, AD; Marilyn K. McClelland, PhD; Richard D. Bukoski, PhD (deceased) Hypertension, Psychosocial Factors, Resting Blood Pressure, African Americans, Health Disparity
The Prevalence of Hypertension in Older Mexicans and Mexican Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:294–298)
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Jennifer J. Salinas, PhD; Karl A. Eschbach, PhD; Kyriakos S. Markides, PhD Emigration and Immigration, Hypertension, Mexican Americans, Aged
Self-Reported Hypertension and Race among Hispanic and non-Hispanic Adults: The New York City Community Health Survey
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:299–305)
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Luisa N. Borrell, DDS, PhD; Natalie Crawford, MPH; Mary Huynh, PhD; Tamara Dumanovsky, PhD Self-Reported Hypertension, Race/Ethnicity, Survey, New York City
Differences in Mitral Valve Disease Presentation and Surgical Treatment Outcome Between Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:306–310)
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Paul L. DiGiorgi, MD; F. Gregory Baumann, PhD; Anne M. O’Leary, MSN; Charles F. Schwartz, MD; Eugene A. Grossi, MD; Greg H. Ribakove, MD; Stephen B. Colvin, MD; Aubrey C. Galloway, MD; Juan B. Grau, MD Heart Valve,Mitral Valve,Hispanic
Comparison of Epicardial and Pericardial Fat Thickness Assessed by Echocardiography in African American and non-Hispanic White Men: A Pilot Study
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:311–316)
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Howard J. Willens, MD; Orlando Gómez-Marín, MSc, PhD; Julio A. Chirinos, MD; Ronald Goldberg, MD; Maureen H. Lowery, MD; Gianluca Iacobellis, MD, PhD African Americans, Visceral Adipose Tissue, Epicardial Fat, Pericardial Fat, Echocardiography
Factors Associated with Overweight among Urban American Indian Adolescents: Findings from Project EAT
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:317–323)
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Amy J. DeLong, MD, MPH; Nicole I. Larson, PhD, MPH, RD; Mary Story, PhD, RD; Dianne Neumark-Sztainer, PhD, MPH, RD; Anne M. Weber-Main, PhD; Marjorie Ireland, PhD American Indian, Adolescent, Overweight, Body Mass Index (BMI)
Ethnicity and Sex Modify the Association of Serum C-Reactive Protein with Microalbuminuria
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:324–329)
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Walter Palmas,MD, MS; Shuangge Ma, PhD; David R. Jacobs, Jr, PhD; Donna Arnett, PhD; Sharon Jackson, PhD; Jean Olson, MD, MPH; Mohammed F. Saad, MD; Richard Kronmal, PhD; Holly Kramer, MD, MPH; R. Graham Barr, MD, DrPH Albuminuria, C-Reactive Protein, Ethnicity, Sex
Poor Outcomes in Hispanic and African American Patients after Acute Ischemic Stroke: Influence of Diabetes and Hyperglycemia
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:330–335)
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Nina T. Gentile, MD; Michael W. Seftchick, MD Stroke, Diabetes Mellitus, Ethnic, Disparities, Treatment, Outcome
Diabetes Management in Urban African Americans: Review of a Public Hospital Experience
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:336–341)
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David C. Ziemer, MD; Imad M. El-Kebbi, MD; Guillermo E. Umpierrez, MD; Mary K. Rhee, MD; Lawrence S. Phillips, MD; Curtiss B. Cook, MD African Americans, Diabetes Mellitus, Urban Health Services
The Prevalence of Cardiovascular Risk Conditions and Awareness Among a Latino Subgroup: Dominicans in Northern Manhattan
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:342–347)
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Asqual Getaneh, MD, MPH; Walid Michelen, MD; Sally Findley, PhD Latino, Cardiovascular Risk, Diabetes, Hypertension, Obesity, Hypercholesterolemia, High Cholesterol
Birth Outcomes Among Arab Americans in Michigan Before and After the Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:348–356)
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Abdulrahman El-Sayed, BS; Craig Hadley, PhD; Sandro Galea, MD, DrPH Arab American, Birth Outcomes, September 11, 2001, Low Birth Weight, Preterm, Minority, Mass Trauma, Disaster
Preliminary Report of the Hepatic Encephalopathy Assessment Driving Simulator (HEADS) Score
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:357–364)
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Edwina S. Baskin-Bey, Charmaine A. Stewart, Mary M. Mitchell, John P. Bida, Theodore J. Rosenthal, Scott L. Nyberg Cirrhosis, Neuropsychological Tests, Scoring System

Racial/Ethnic Differences in Utilization of Post-Stroke Rehabilitation Services: A Systematic Review
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:365–372)
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Charles Ellis, PhD; Hazel L. Breland, PhD; Leonard E. Egede, MD, MS Stroke, Rehabilitation, Race/ Ethnicity
Strategies for Improving the Office of Minority Health
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:373–377)
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Claudia Hernandez, MD; Iris Herrera, MD; Onelia G. Lage, MD; Ana-Natale-Pereira, MD, MPH; Sylvia E. Rosas, MD Office of Minority Health, Health Disparities, Linguistic Competence, Cultural Competence, Health Education
National Recommendations for Enhancing the Conduct of Ethical Health Research with Human Participants in Post-Disaster Situations
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:378–383)
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Bowen Chung, MD, MSHS; Loretta Jones, MA; Larry X. Campbell; Henrietta Glover; Lillian Gelberg, MD, MSPH; Donna T. Chen, MD, MPH Ethics, Human Subjects Research, Disaster, Federal Regulations, IRB
Genetic Admixture: A Tool to Identify Diabetic Nephropathy Genes in African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:384–388)
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Jasmin Divers PhD; Shahriar Moossavi MD, PhD; Carl D. Langefeld PhD; Barry I. Freedman MD Genetics, Diabetic Nephropathy, Ethnicity, African Americans, Admixture

 

Volume 18, Number 2 (Spring 2008)

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Racial Disparities in Trends for Cardiovascular Disease and Procedures among Hospitalized Diabetic Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:131–135)
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William K. Mountford, MS; Daniel T. Lackland, DrPH; Jeremy B. Soule, MD; Kelly J. Hunt, PhD; Stuart R. Lipsitz, ScD; John A. Colwell, MD, PhD Racial Disparities, Diabetic Complications, Cardiovascular Disease, Hospitalizations
Identification of Diabetic Complications among Minority Populations
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:136–140)
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Jay J. Shen, PhD; Elmer L. Washington, MD, MPH Diabetes, Diabetic Complications, Hospital Admissions
Grandparenthood Status and Health Outcomes in Midlife African American Women with Type 2 Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:141–146)
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Jennifer Balukonis, MSN; Gail D’Eramo Melkus, EdD; Deborah Chyun, PhD, RN Grandparenthood, African American Women, Type 2 Diabetes, Psychosocial Factors, Caregiver Role
Hypomagnesemia in Ethiopians with Diabetes Mellitus
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:147–151)
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Berhane Seyoum, MD, MPH; Elias S. Siraj, MD; Christopher Saenz, MA; Jemal Abdulkadir, MD Magnesium, diabetes mellitus
Resistance Training Differentially Affects Weight Loss and Glucose Metabolism of White and African American Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:152–156)
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Jason J. Winnick, PhD; Trudy Gaillard, PhD; Dara P. Schuster, MD Aerobic Training, Resistance Training, Insulin Sensitivity, DEXA, HOMA-IR
Multiple Health Behaviors among Overweight, Class I Obese, and Class II Obese Persons
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:157–162)
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Aimee S. James, PhD, MPH; Lucia Leone, BA; Mira L. Katz, PhD, MPH; Lorna Haughton McNeill, PhD, MPH; Marci K. Campbell, PhD, MPH, RD Colorectal Cancer, Fruit and Vegetable, Physical Activity, African Americans, Overweight, Obesity
Anthropometric Correlates of Metabolic Syndrome Components in a Diverse Sample of Overweight/Obese Women
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:163–168)
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Arlette Perry, PhD; Xuewen Wang, PhD; Yi-Tzu Kuo, MS Obesity, Fat Distribution, Metabolic Syndrome, Health Risk, Minority Women
Sustainability of a Multiple Risk Factor Intervention on Cardiovascular Disease in High-Risk African American Families
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:169–175)
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Crystal W. Cene, MD; Lisa R. Yanek, MPH; Taryn F. Moy, MS; David M. Levine, MD; Lewis C. Becker, MD; Diane M. Becker, ScD Risk Factors, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Disease, Community Participation, Prevention, Sustainability, African Americans
Racial Differences of Lipoprotein Subclass Distributions in Postmenopausal Women
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:176–180)
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Amit N. Vora, BS; Pamela Ouyang, MB, BS; Vera Bittner, MD; Jean-Claude Tardif, MD; David D. Waters, MD; Dhananjay Vaidya, PhD Lipoprotein Subclass Distributions, Race Differences, Postmenopausal Period
Blood Pressure and Memory in Older African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:181–186)
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Keith E. Whitfield, PhD; Jason C. Allaire, PhD; Alyssa Gamaldo, MS; Adrienne T. Aiken-Morgan, PhD; Regina Sims, PhD; Christopher Edwards, PhD Blood Pressure, Memory, African Americans
The Influence of Cardiac and Vascular Responses on Baseline Cardiovascular Parameters in Black African Children
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:187–191)
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Carla M.T. Fourie, MSc; Johannes M. van Rooyen, DSc; Hugo W. Huisman, PhD; Nicolaas T. Malan, DSc; Rudolph Schutte, PhD; Leone´ Malan, PhD; Aletta E. Schutte, PhD Blood Pressure Reactivity, Cardiovascular, Children
Racial and Ethnic Disparities Associated with Knowledge of Symptoms of Heart Attack and Use of 911: National Health Interview Survey, 2001
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:192–197)
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Henraya F. McGruder, PhD; Kurt J. Greenlund, PhD; Ann M. Malarcher, PhD; Theresa L. Antoine, MPH; Janet B. Croft, PhD; Zhi-Jie Zheng, PhD Racial Differences, Heart Attack, Emergency Medical Care, Warning Symptoms, Education
Racial/Ethnic Differences in Stroke Awareness among Veterans
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:198–203)
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Charles Ellis, PhD; Leonard E. Egede, MD, MS Stroke, Ethnicity, Health Disparities, Survey Research, Health Education
Racial Differences in Medication Compliance and Healthcare Utilization among Hypertensive Medicaid Recipients: Fixed-Dose vs Free-Combination Treatment
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:204–209)
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Michael Dickson, PhD; Craig A. Plauschinat, PharmD, MPH African American, Amlodipine, Angiotensin-converting Enzyme Inhibitor, Antihypertensive Therapy, Benazepril, Compliance, Dihydropyridine Calcium Channel Blocker, Hypertension, Medicaid
Barriers to Cancer Clinical Trial Participation among Native Elders
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:210–217)
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Donna L. LaVallie, DO, MPH; Fredric M. Wolf, PhD; Clemma Jacobsen, MS; Dedra Buchwald, MD Clinical Trials, Patient Participation, Decision-Making, North American Indians

Parental Occupation, Hispanic Ethnicity, and Risk of Selected Congenital Malformations in Offspring
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:218–224)
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Jean D. Brender, PhD, RN; Lucina Suarez, PhD; Peter H. Langlois, PhD Birth Defects, Occupational Groups, Hispanic, Ethnicity
Racial Influences Associated with Asthma Management among Children in the United States
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:225–227)
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Crystal N. Piper, PhD; Keith Elder, PhD; Saundra Glover, PhD; Jong-deuk Baek, PhD Public Health, Asthma, Racial Disparities, Adolescent Health Services, Health Services, Quality of Health Care
Biological Risk Factors Relevant to Chronic Disease in Three Ethnic Groups in Taiwan: Results from Li-shin Outreaching Neighborhood Screening (LIONS A1)
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:228–234)
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Huan-Cheng Chang, MD, MA; Ya-Yu Kung, BS; Chuan-Fa Hsieh, MS; Lisa Hui-Yin Hsiung, MS; Shu-Hui Chang, PhD; Tony Hsiu-Hsi Chen, PhD Ethnic Group, Biological Markers, Risk Factors, Chronic Disease, Chinese, Taiwanese, Hakka, Minnan

 

Volume 18, Number 1 (Winter 2008)

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Impact of Breathing Awareness Meditation on Ambulatory Blood Pressure and Sodium Handling in Prehypertensive African American Adolescents
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:1–5)
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Vernon A. Barnes, PhD; Robert A. Pendergrast, MD, MPH; Gregory A. Harshfield, PhD; Frank A. Treiber, PhD Adolescents, Blood Pressure Monitoring, Meditation, Hypertension, Sodium Handling, African American, Clinical Trials
Rural African Americans’ Dietary Knowledge, Perceptions, and Behavior in Relation to Cardiovascular Disease
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:6–12)
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Ralphenia Pace, PhD, RD, LD; Norma Dawkins, PhD; Baowu Wang, PhD; Sharina Person, PhD; James M. Shikany, DrPH African American, Dietary Knowledge, Perceptions, Beliefs, Behavior, Cardiovascular Disease
Differences in Food Intake and Disparity in Obesity Rates between Adult Jews and Bedouins in Southern Israel
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:13–18)
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Drora Fraser, PhD; Natalya Bilenko, MD, MPH; Hillel Vardy, MA; Kathleene Abu-Saad, MA; Iris Shai, PhD; Heijar Abu-Shareb; Danit R. Shahar, PhD Obesity, Bedouins, Jews, Dietary Intake, Lifestyle
Self-Reported Heart Disease among Arab and Chaldean American Women Residing in Southeast Michigan
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:19–25)
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Hikmet Jamil,MD, PhD;Monty Fakhouri,MS; Florence Dallo, PhD; Thomas Templin, PhD; Radwan Khoury, PhD; Haifa Fakhouri, PhD Arab, Chaldean, Heart Disease
Serum Biochemistry in Nigerians with Hyperglycemic Emergencies
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:26–30)
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Felicia Anumah, MBBS, MWCP, FMCP; Augustine Ohwovoriole, MBBS, FMCP, FWACS Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA), Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar state (HHS), Normo-osmolar Nonketotic Hyperglycemia (NNHS), Serum Osmolality
A Comparison of Anthropometric Indices for Predicting Hypertension and Type 2 Diabetes in a Male Industrial Population of Chennai, South India
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:31–36)
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Prabhdeep Kaur, DNB; Ezhil Radhakrishnan, PhD; Suresh Sankarasubbaiyan, MD; Sudha Ramachandra Rao, MSc; Srinivas Kondalsamy-Chennakesavan, MPH; Thota Venkata Rao, MSc; Mohan Digamber Gupte, MD India, Risk Factors, Hypertension, Diabetes, Anthropometric Indices, Central Obesity, Asian Indian
Home Blood Pressure Monitoring in an Ethnically Diverse Inner-City Cardiology Practice
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:37–41)
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Ghazanfar Qureshi, MD; Louis Salciccioli, MD; Luther T. Clark, MD; Jason Lazar, MD Hypertension, Ethnicity, Home Blood Pressure Monitoring
Hypertension Knowledge Among Patients from an Urban Clinic
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:42–47)
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Shane Sanne, BS; Paul Muntner, PhD; Lumie Kawasaki, MD; Amanda Hyre, MPH; Karen B. DeSalvo, MD Hypertension, Knowledge, Minority, Urban, End-stage Renal Disease
Prevalence of Mitral Annulus Calcification in African Americans: Comparison with non-Hispanic Whites and Hispanics
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:48–52)
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Howard J. Willens, MD; Julio A. Chirinos, MD; Orlando Gómez-Marin, MSc, PhD; Joshua M. Hare, MD; Eduardo de Marchena, MD Mitral Annulus Calcification, Ethnicity, African Americans, Hispanics, Echocardiography
Ethnic and Sex Differences in Disease Burden in Patients Undergoing Coronary Angiography: the Confounding Influence of Obesity
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:53–58)
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Luis Afonso,MD; Ashutosh Niraj,MD,MS; Vikas Veeranna,MD; Hesham Fakhry,MD; Jyotiranajan Pradhan,MD Obesity, Coronary Artery Disease, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, African American, Angiography, Body Mass Index, Myocardial Jeopardy Score
Smokers’ Response to Combination Bupropion, Nicotine Patch, and Counseling Treatment by Race/Ethnicity
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:59–64)
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Lirio S. Covey, PhD; Maria Botello-Harbaum, EdD; Alexander H. Glassman, MD; Jenny Masmela, BA; Catherine LoDuca, BS; Victoria Salzman, BA; Jane Fried, MD Tobacco Dependence, Smoking Cessation, Race/Ethnicity, Bupropion, Nicotine Patch, Nicotine Replacement Therapy
Socioeconomic Factors and Women’s Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Four Racial/Ethnic Groups
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:65–71)
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Maria T. Chao, DrPH; Christine M. Wade, MPH Alternative Medicines, Complementary Medicine, Race, Ethnicity, Socioeconomic Status
Asian and Pacific Islander Childhood Vaccination Coverage: National Immunization Survey, 2002–2004
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:72–76)
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Kate M. Shaw, MS; Tammy A. Santibanez, PhD; Susan Y. Chu, PhD, MSPH Asians, Pacific Island Americans, Vaccination
Concept Mapping as a Tool to Engage a Community in Health Disparity Identification
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:77–83)
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Debra Risisky, PhD; Vijaya K. Hogan, DrPH; Mary Kane, MS; Beneta Burt, MS; Cassandra Dove, MSPH; Marinelle Payton, MD, PhD Health Disparities, Concept Mapping, Community Dialog, Jackson, Mississippi
Educating and Mobilizing Youth to Detect Undiagnosed Elevated Blood Pressure: Searching for the Silent Killer
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:84–88)
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Bruce Ovbiagele, MD; Patti Hutchison, RN, BSN, MA; Linda Handschumacher, RN, MPA, MA; Andrea Coleman, RN, BSN, MA; Marilou Gutierrez, RN, BSN, MA; Stephanie Yellin-Mednick, RN, BSN, MA; Sylvia Beanes, MPA; Elizabeth M. Cooper, BS, MAOM; Franklin D. Pratt, MD Hypertension, Screening, Outreach, Community, High School Students

Patient Preferences: Do They Contribute to Healthcare Disparities?
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:89–92)
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James Gerard Caillier, PhD; Sandra C. Brown, DNS, FNP-C; Sharon Parsons, PhD; Phillip J. Ardoin, PhD; Peter Cruise, PhD Patient Preferences, Race, Disparities, Teaching Hospitals, Cardiovascular Disease
Language Preference as a Predictor of Access to and Use of Healthcare Services Among Hispanics in the United States
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:93–97)
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William S. Pearson, PhD; Indu B. Ahluwalia, PhD; Earl S. Ford, MD; Ali H. Mokdad, PhD Hispanic, Access, Disparities, Language, Barriers to Care
The Prevalence and Characteristics of Childhood Overweight in a Multiethnic, School-based Health Setting
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:98–103)
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Wing Wah Ho, MD, MSc; Richard E. Adams, PhD; Joseph A. Boscarino, PhD; Danielle Laraque, MD Obesity, Child, Ethnic Groups, Epidemiology
Acromegaly Presenting as Cardiac Failure
(Ethn Dis. 2008;18:104–106)
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Felicia Anumah, MBBS, MWCP, FMCP; Solomon Danbauchi, MBBS, FWCP; Sani Garko, MBBS, FWCP Acromegaly, Acromegalic Cardiomyopathy, Congestive Heart Failure

 


2007

 

Volume 17, Number 4 (Autumn 2007)

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Lifestyle Risk Factors for Chronic Disease in a Multiethnic Population: An Analysis of Two Prospective Studies over a 20-Year Period
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:597–603)
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Gertraud Maskarinec, MD, PhD; Linda Carlin, PhD; Ian Pagano, PhD; Jennifer Yamamoto, BS; Dianne Shumay, PhD; Lynne R. Wilkens, DrPH; Laurence N. Kolonel, MD, PhD Risk Factors, Ethnicity, Cancer, Chronic Disease, Nutrition, Smoking, Alcohol Use
Characteristics of Insufficiently Active Hypertensive Black Women Who Volunteer to Be in a Physical Activity Promotion Intervention: An Application of Social Cognitive Theory and the Transtheoretical Model
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:604–610)
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Michelle Y. Martin, PhD; Heather Prayor-Patterson, MA; Polly Kratt, PhD; Young Kim, PhD; Sharina Person, PhD Physical Activity, Hypertensive Black Women
A Pilot Study of Self-Management in African Americans with Common Chronic Conditions
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:611–616)
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Cheryl Rucker-Whitaker, MD; Sanjib Basu, PhD; Glenda Kravitz, MS; Marlease K. Bushnell, BA; Carlos F. Mendes de Leon, PhD Self-Management, Pilot Study, Chronic Disease, African American, Community
Concordance Between Self-Reported Heights and Weights and Current and Ideal Body Images in Young Adult African American Men and Women
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:617–623)
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Theodosha S. Gilliard; Daniel T. Lackland, DrPH; William K. Mountford, MS; Brent M. Egan, MD Body Mass Index, Body Image, Overweight, Obesity, African Americans
Self Identity Through Ho’oponopono as Adjunctive Therapy for Hypertension Management
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:624–628)
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Kikikipa Kretzer, PhD; James Davis, PhD; David Easa, MD; Julie Johnson, PhD; Rosanne Harrigan, EdD Self Identity Ho’oponopono, Hypertension, Spirituality
Racial Differences in Physical Activity Associations among Primary Care Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:629–635)
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Laura Q. Rogers, MD, MPH; Edward McAuley, PhD; Kerry S. Courneya, PhD; Matthew C. Humphries, MS; Bernard Gutin, PhD Exercise, Social Cognitive, Ethnicity
Health-Promoting Behaviors and Health Locus of Control from a Multicultural Perspective
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:636– 642)
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Miri Cohen, PhD; Faisal Azaiza, PhD Health-Promoting Behaviors, Health Locus of Control, Arab, Jewish, Sex
Acculturation, Weight, and Weight-Related Behaviors Among Mexican Americans in the United States
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:643–649)
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Indu B. Ahluwalia, PhD; Earl S. Ford, MD; Michael Link, PhD; Julie C. Bolen, PhD Mexican American, Acculturation, Weight, Behavior
Healthcare Attitudes and Behaviors of Immigrant and US-Born Women in Hamtramck, Michigan: A Metronet Study (Ethn Dis. 2007;17:650–656)
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Tsveti Markova, MD; Flora Dean, MD; Anne Victoria Neale, PhD, MPH Cultural Background, Ethnicity, Health Behavior, Primary Care, Immigrants, Survey Methods, Women
Lifestyle Risk Factors for Chronic Disease across Family Origin among Adults in Multiethnic, Low-Income, Urban Neighborhoods
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:657–663)
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Jennifer O'Loughlin, PhD; Katerina Maximova, MA; Ye Tan, PhD; Katherine Gray-Donald, PhD Ethnicity, Risk Factors, Cardiovascular Disease, Low Income, Smoking, Diet, Physical Activity, Body Mass Index
Acute Exercise and Postexercise Blood Pressure in African American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:664–668)
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Lawrence Enweze, MD; Luc M.Oke, MD; Terry Thompson, MD; Thomas O. Obisesan,MD; Raymond Blakely, PhD; R. George Adams, MD; Richard M. Millis, PhD; Madiha Khan; Marshall Banks, PhD; Vernon Bond, Jr., EdD Exercise, African-American Women, Blood Pressure
Peripheral Arterial Disease in a Multiethnic National Sample: the Role of Conventional Risk Factors and Allostatic Load
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:669–675)
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Karin M. Nelson, MD, MSHS; Gayle Reiber, PhD, MPH; Ted Kohler, MD, MPH; Edward J. Boyko, MD, MPH Peripheral Vascular Disease, Race/Ethnicity
A Comparison of Uric Acid Levels in Black African vs Caucasian Women from South Africa: The POWIRS Study
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:676– 681)
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I. M. Palmer, MSc; A. E. Schutte, PhD; H. W. Huisman, PhD; J. M. Van Rooyen, DSc; R. Schutte, PhD; L. Malan, PhD; N. T. Malan, DSc Uric Acid, African, Caucasian, Cardiovascular Function, Metabolic Syndrome
Reduced Cardiovascular Fitness and Ambulatory Function in Black and White Stroke Survivors
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:682–685)
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Holly E. Hinson, MD; Shawnna L. Patterson, MD, PhD; Richard F. Macko, MD; Andrew P. Goldberg, MD Hemiparetic, Stroke Outcome, Physical Fitness, Racial Differences
Disability Among Older American Indians and Alaska Natives: Disparities in Prevalence, Health- Risk Behaviors, Obesity, and Chronic Conditions
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:686–692)
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Catherine A. Okoro, MS; Clark H. Denny, PhD; Lisa C. McGuire, PhD; Lina S. Balluz, ScD, MPH; R. Turner Goins, PhD; Ali H. Mokdad, PhD Older Adults, American Indians, Alaska Natives, Disabilities, BRFSS

Continuity of Care and Hypertension Control in a University-Based Practice
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:693–698)
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Michael Fisher, MD; Philip Sloane, MD; Lloyd Edwards, PhD; George Gamble, PhD Hypertension, Health Disparities, African Americans, Continuity of Care, Longitudinal Data
The Association of Language with Prevalence of Undiagnosed Hypertension Among Older Mexican Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:699–706)
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Pracha P. Eamranond, MD,MPH; Kushang V. Patel, PhD,MPH; Anna T. R. Legedza, ScD;EdwardR.Marcantonio, MD, SM; Suzanne G. Leveille, PhD Language, Spanish, Cardiovascular, Risk Factor, Hypertension, Mexican American, Hispanic
BMI Tracking in Mexican American Children in Relation to Maternal BMI
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:707–713)
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Norma Olvera, PhD; Shreela Sharma, PhD; Richard Suminski, PhD; Augusto Rodríguez, MS; Thomas Power, PhD BMI, Mexican American, Children, Mothers
Relationship of Diabetes with Cardiovascular Disease-Related Hospitalization Rates, Length of Stay, and Charges: Analysis by Race/Ethnicity, Age, and Sex
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:714–720)
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Curtiss B. Cook, MD; Joseph G. Hentz, MS; William J. Miller, PhD; Circe Tsui, BBA; Dorothy B. Naylor, MN; David C. Ziemer, MD; Lance A. Waller, PhD Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Hospitalizations, Length of Stay
Prognostic Indices of Diabetes Mortality
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:721–725)
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Anthonia Okeoghene Ogbera, MBBS, MPH; Sunny Chinenye, MBBS; Asabamaka Onyekwere, MBBS; Olufemi Fasanmade, MBBS Diabetes Mellitus, Hospitalization Length of Stay
Prevalence and Predictors of Microalbuminuria in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus: A Cross- Sectional Observational Study in Kumasi, Ghana
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:726–730)
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Benjamin A. Eghan, Jr., MD; Magaret T. Frempong, PhD; Micheal Adjei-Poku, BSc Microalbuminuria, Diabetic Nephropathy, Diabetes Mellitus, End Stage Renal Disease
Internalized Racism Is Associated with Elevated Fasting Glucose in a Sample of Adult Women but not Men in Zimbabwe
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:731–735)
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Eugene S. Tull, DrPH, MT; Malcolm A. Cort, PhD; Ephraim T. Gwebu, PhD; Keratiloe Gwebu, MSN Zimbabwe, Internalized Racism, Glucose Intolerance
Descriptive and Clinical Epidemiology of Preeclampsia and Eclampsia in Florida
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:736– 741)
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Zuber D. Mulla, PhD; José L. Gonzalez-Sanchez, MD; Bahij S. Nuwayhid, MD, PhD Preeclampsia, Length of Stay, African Americans
Leave No Asthmatic Child Behind: The Cultural Competency of Asthma Educational Materials
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:742–748)
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Jane M. Brotanek, MD, MPH; Kristen Grimes, MAOM; Glenn Flores, MD Asthma, Cultural Competency, Racial/Ethnic Minorities
Strategies for Health Promotion: Facing the Challenge in South Africa
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:749–754)
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Norman J. Temple, PhD Policy, Physical Activity, Nutrition, Tobacco, Coronary Heart Disease, South Africa

 

Volume 17, Number 3 (Summer 2007)

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Understanding Racial Disparities in Hypertension Control: Intensity of Hypertension Medication Treatment in the REGARDS Study
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:421–426)
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Monika M. Safford,MD; Jewell H. Halanych,MD,MSc; Cora E. Lewis,MD, MSPH; Deborah Levine,MD,MPH; Shannon Houser, PhD; George Howard, DrPH Hypertension, Ethnicity, Epidemiology
Advancing the Science of Health Disparities Research
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:427–433)
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Nancy T. Artinian, PhD, RN; Richard B. Warnecke, PhD; Kimberly M. Kelly, PhD, MS; Janet Weiner, MPH; Nicole Lurie, MD, MSPH; John M. Flack, MD, MPH; Josiemer Mattei, MS, MPH; Karl Eschbach, PhD; Judith A. Long, MD; Alice Furumoto-Dawson, PhD; Janet R. Hankin, PhD; Cecilia DeGraffinreid, MHS Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities, Health Policy, Population Health, Community-based Participatory Research, Underserved Populations
Disparities in Hypertension-Related Mortality Among Selected Hispanic Subgroups and Non- Hispanic White Women Ages 45 Years and Older – United States, 1995–1996 and 2001–2002
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:434–440)
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Ruth Enid Zambrana, PhD; Carma Ayala, RN, PhD; Olivia Carter Pokras, PhD; Jasmin Minaya, BA; George A. Mensah, MD Hypertension, Mortality, Epidemiology, Hispanics/Latinos, Women
Differences Between Bedouin and Jewish Populations in Incidence and Characteristics of Patients Hospitalized with Community-Acquired Pneumonia
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:441–446)
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Victor Novack, MD, PhD; Lone Solling Avnon, MD; Ohad Etzion, MD; Klaris Riesenberg, MD; Gabby Elbaz, MD; Francis Schlaeffer, MD Community-Acquired Pneumonia, Ethnicity, Hospitalization
Quality Improvement for Medicaid Members of a Commercial Health Plan: Impact on Racial/ Ethnic Differences
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:447–452)
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Michael A. Rodríguez, MD, MPH; Rose T. Calhoun, RN, MEd; Darius Jatulis, MS; Dawn Wood, MD, MPH Health Care Disparities, Medicaid, Managed Care, Immunizations, Prevention
Race/Ethnic Disparity in Hypertension-Related Hospitalization in Florida
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:453–460)
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WayWay M. Hlaing, MBBS, MS, PhD Ethnicity, Hispanic, White, Black, Hypertension, Hospitalization
Physician Bias: Does It Occur at Teaching Hospitals that Serve a Majority of African American Patients?
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:461–466)
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James Gerard Caillier, PhD; Sandra C. Brown, DNS, FNP-C; Sharon Parsons, PhD; Phillip J. Ardoin, PhD; Peter Cruise, PhD Physician Bias, Disparities, Teaching Hospitals, and Cardiovascular Disease
Differences by Race and Ethnicity in the Relationship Between Breastfeeding and Obesity in Preschool Children
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:467–470)
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Hillary L. Burdette, MD, MS; Robert C. Whitaker, MD, MPH Overweight, Children, Breastfeeding, Ethnicity, Body Mass Index
Ethnic Disparities in Health-Related Quality of Life Among Older Rural Adults with Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:471–476)
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Sara A. Quandt, PhD; Christopher N. Graham, MS; Ronny A. Bell, PhD, MS; Beverly M. Snively, PhD; Shannon L. Golden, MA; Jeanette M. Stafford, MS; Thomas A. Arcury, PhD African Americans, Diabetes, Quality of Life, Native Americans, Rural, Minority Health
Cardiovascular Risk and Comorbid Conditions among Black South Africans with Hypertension in Public and Private Primary Care Settings: The HiHi Study
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:477–483)
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Cheryl R. Dennison, RN, PhD; Nasheeta Peer, MBChB; Carl J. Lombard, PhD; Lulama Kepe, MSc; Naomi S. Levitt, MD; Krisela Steyn, MD; Martha N. Hill, RN, PhD Cardiovascular Risk, Hypertension, South Africa, Blacks, Health Disparities, Ethnicity
Determinants of Hypertension Care and Control among Peri-Urban Black South Africans: The HiHi Study
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:484–491)
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Cheryl R. Dennison, RN, PhD; Nasheeta Peer, MBChB; Krisela Steyn, MD; Naomi S. Levitt, MD; Martha N. Hill, RN, PhD Hypertension, Compliance, South Africa, Blacks, Health Disparities, Ethnicity, Urbanization, Precede-Proceed Model
A Population-Based Study in Ghana to Investigate Inter-Individual Variation in Plasma t-PA and PAI-1
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:492–497)
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Scott M. Williams, PhD; Shelli Stocki, BS; Lan Jiang, MS; Kwabena Brew, BA; Seth Gordon, MD; Douglas E. Vaughan, MD; Nancy J. Brown, MD; Kwabena A. Poku, PhD; Jason H. Moore, PhD Thrombosis, Genetic Risk, Study Design
The Association of Race and Sex to the Pressure Natriuresis Response to Stress
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:498–502)
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Gregory A. Harshfield, PhD; Coral Hanevold, MD; Gaston K. Kapuku, MD, PhD; Yanbin Dong, MD, PhD; Martha E. Castles, MA; David A. Ludwig, PhD Stress, Sodium, Blood Pressure, Natriuresis, Hypertension, Race, Sex
Impact of Exercise (Walking) on Blood Pressure Levels in African American Adults with Newly Diagnosed Hypertension
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:503–507)
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Augustine J. Sohn, MD, MPH; Memoona Hasnain, MD, MHPE, PhD; James M. Sinacore, PhD African Americans, Walking, Hypertension
Prevalence of Obesity and Associated Sex-Specific Factors in an African-Origin Population
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:508–514)
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Barbara Nemesure, PhD; Suh-Yuh Wu, MA; Anselm Hennis, MRCP, PhD; M. Cristina Leske, MD, MPH for the Barbados Eye Study Group Obesity, Body Mass Index, Risk Factors

Managing Uncertainty in Diabetes: An Intervention for Older African American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:515– 521)
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Emelia Amoako, PhD, APRN; Anne H. Skelly, PhD, APRN Diabetes, Uncertainty, African American women and intervention
A Comparison of the New International Diabetes Federation Definition of Metabolic Syndrome to WHO and NCEP Definitions in Chinese, European and South Asian Origin Adults
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:522–528)
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Nigel Unwin, DM; Raj Bhopal, MD; Louise Hayes, MSc; Martin White, MD; Sheila Patel, PhD; Dalip Ragoobirsingh, PhD; George Alberti, DPhil Metabolic Syndrome, Ethnicity, Definitions
Race and Ethnic Differences in Glycemic Control Among Adults with Diagnosed Diabetes in the United States
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:529–535)
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Sharon Saydah, MHS, PhD; Catherine Cowie, PhD; Mark S. Eberhardt, PhD; Nathalie De Rekeneire, MD; K. M. Venkat Narayan, MD, MSc, MBA, FRCP Race, Ethnicity, Diabetes, Glycemic Control
Increase in Hypoglycemic Admissions: California Hospital Discharge Data
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:536–540)
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Merlyn M. Asuncion, MD; Magda Shaheen, MD, PhD; Kalpana Ganesan, MD; Joseph Velasques, MD; Senait Teklehaimanot, MPH; Deyu Pan, MS; Keith Norris, MD Hypoglycemia, Hospital Admissions, Diabetes
Disease-Related Emotional Distress of Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Type 2 Diabetes Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:541–547)
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Garry Welch, PhD; Carolyn E. Schwartz, ScD; Paula Santiago-Kelly, RN; Jane Garb, MS; Rebecca Shayne, MPH; Rita Bode, PhD Type 2 Diabetes, Emotional Distress, Hispanic, Psychometric
Cultural Characteristics of African Americans: Implications for the Design of Trials that Target Behavior and Health Promotion Programs
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:548–554)
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Betty M. Kennedy, PhD; Jamy D. Ard,MD; Louis Harrison, Jr., PhD; Beverly K. Conish, MPA; Eugene Kennedy, PhD; Erma J. Levy, MPH, RD, LDN; Phillip J. Brantley, PhD Culture, Behavior Modification, Health Promotion, Weight Loss
Enhancing Recruitment of Healthy African American Volunteers in a City with a Small African American Community: Results from a Dietary Supplement Crossover Trial
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:555–559)
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Cheryl A.M. Anderson, PhD,MPH; Shirley A. A. Beresford, PhD; Johanna Lampe, PhD, RD; RobertH. Knopp,MD; Arno G. Motulsky, MD Recruitment, Retention, African Americans, Folic Acid
The Concept of Race in Research: Using Composite Variables
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:560–567)
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Brenda Kurz, PhD; Lisa Werkmeister Rozas, PhD Race, Immigrant, Depression
Commentary: Avoiding the Looming Latino/Hispanic Cardiovascular Health Crisis: A Call to Action
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:568–573)
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Jaime A. Davidson, MD; William B. Kannel, MD, MPH; Angel Lopez-Candales, MD; Leo Morales, MD; Pedro R. Moreno, MD; Fernando Ovalle, MD; Carlos Jose Rodriguez, MD, MPH; Helena W. Rodbard, MD; Robert S. Rosenson, MD; Michael Stern, MD Latino, Hispanic, Cardiovascular Disease
Commentary: Cardiovascular Disease in Sub–Saharan Africa: An Emerging Problem (Ethn Dis. 2007;17:574–575)
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Mahmoud U. Sani, MBBS, FWACP Cardiovascular Disease, Sub-Saharan Africa

 

Volume 17, Number 2 (Spring 2007)

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Factors Underlying Racial Disparities in Hospital Care of Congestive Heart Failure
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:206–213)
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Jay J. Shen, PhD; Elmer L. Washington, MD; Kyusuk Chung, PhD; Ralph Bell, PhD  
Guidelines for Management of High-Risk African Americans with Multiple Cardiovascular Risk Factors: Recommendations of an Expert Consensus Panel
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:214–220)
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Richard Allen Williams, MD; John M. Flack, MD, MPH; James R. Gavin, III, MD, PhD; Wendy R. Schneider, RN, BSN, MSN; Charles H. Hennekens, MD, DrPH African American, Cardiovascular Disease, Multiple Risk Factors
Are There Gender Differences in the Reasons Why African Americans Delay in Seeking Medical Help for Symptoms of an Acute Myocardial Infarction?
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:221–227)
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Angela D. Banks, RN, PhD; Kathleen Dracup, RN, DNSc African Americans, Heart Disease
Epidemiologic Profile of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy in a Tertiary Care Hospital
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:228–233)
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Simeon A. Isezuo, FMCP; Sani A. Abubakar, MBBS Custom, Epidemiology, Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Profile of Diabetic Ketoacidosis in a Predominantly African American Urban Patient Population
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:234–237)
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Berhane Seyoum, MD; Paulos Berhanu, MD Admissions, Diabetes Mellitus, Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)
Inpatient to Outpatient Transfer of Diabetes Care: Perceptions of Barriers to Postdischarge Followup in Urban African American Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:238–243)
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Kate Wheeler, MD; Rochanda Crawford, BSN; Debra McAdams, BSN; Rosa Robinson; Virginia G. Dunbar, BS; Curtiss B. Cook, MD Diabetes Mellitus, Health Services Accessibility, Hospitalization
The Contribution of Soul and Caribbean Foods to Nutrient Intake in a Sample of Blacks of US and Caribbean Descent in the Adventist Health Study-2: A Pilot Study
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:244–249)
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Jabar A. Akbar, MPH; Karen Jaceldo-Siegl, DrPH; Gary Fraser, MBChB, PhD, MPH; R. Patti Herring, PhD; Antronette Yancey, MD, MPH African American, Diet, Ethnic Foods, Food Frequency Questionnaire
Prevalence of Diabetes and Glucose Intolerance in an Ethnically Diverse Rural Community of Hawaii
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:250–255)
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Andrew Grandinetti, PhD; Joseph Keawe‘aimoku Kaholokula, PhD; André G. Theriault, PhD; Joanne M. Mor, MS; Healani K. Chang, DrPH; Carol Waslien, PhD Diabetes, Glucose, Hawaii
Waist Circumference and Waist-to-Hip Ratio as Indicators of Fat Location in Black, White, and Mulatto Brazilian Men
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:256–261)
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Márcia Gonçalves Ferreira, PhD; Joaquim Gonçalves Valente, MD, PhD; Regina Maria Veras Gonçalves da Silva, PhD; Rosely Sichieri, MD, PhD Brazilian Men, Race, Waist Circumference, Waist-to-Hip Ratio
A Comparison of Weight-Control Behaviors in African American and Caucasian Women
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:262– 267)
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Rachel A. Annunziato, PhD; Janet N. Lee, BA; Michael R. Lowe, PhD Dieting, Ethnicity, Help-Seeking, Obesity, Treatment-Seeking
Body Mass Index in Monoracial and Multiracial Adults: Results from the Multiethnic Cohort Study
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:268–273)
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Cheryl L. Albright, PhD, MPH; Alana Steffen, PhD; Lynne R. Wilkens, DrPH; Brian E. Henderson, MD; Laurence N. Kolonel, MD, PhD Body Mass Index, Ethnicity, Race
Physician Assessment of Stroke Risk in Hypertensive Patients in the Middle East and Africa: Results of the ACTION Survey
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:274–279)
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Kamal F. Badr, MD; Khereddine M. Merad Boudia, MD; Mohamed Alami, MD; Waleed A. Khoja, MD; Ali B. Belhani, MD; Moustafa Nawar, MD; Hany Ragy, MD; Mohammad Ishaq, MD; J.M. Muscat Baron, MD; Ayman J. Hammoudeh, MD; Suzan S. De Mar Youssef, MBA; Reine M. Nakhle, MBA; Amale G. Chalfoun, MD and the ACTION (Assessing and reduCing the risk of sTroke in hypertensION Survey Group) Stroke, Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Framingham Heart Study, Middle East, Africa
Descriptive and Analytic Epidemiologic Studies to Identify Modifiable Determinants of Disparities in Mortality Rates between Blacks and Whites
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:280–283)
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Robert S. Levine, MD; Nathaniel C. Briggs, MD, MSc; Danielle Hollar, PhD; Baqar A. Husaini, PhD; Charles H. Hennekens, MD; Barbara J. Kilbourne, PhD African Americans, Epidemiologic Methods, Mortality
Older African Americans’ Perceptions of Pharmacists
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:284–290)
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Sharon L. Youmans, PharmD, MPH; Dean Schillinger, MD; Edward Mamary, DrPH; Anita Stewart, PhD Pharmacist, Health Disparities, Communication, African American, Medication Costs
A Comparison of the Health Status and Behavioral Risk Factors Among English-Speaking Hispanics and Non-Hispanic Blacks and Whites in Missouri
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:291–297)
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Shumei Yun, MD, PhD; Julie M. Krygiel Kapp, MPH, PhD; Sherri G. Homan, RN, PhD; Andrew Hunter, MA; Bao-Ping Zhu, MD, MS Hispanics, Chronic Diseases, Behavioral Risk Factors, Healthcare Coverage, Health Status, Preventive Care

Understanding Latino Adolescent Risk Behaviors: Parental and Peer Influences
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:298–304)
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Jennifer C. Livaudais, MPH; Anna Napoles-Springer, PhD; Susan Stewart, PhD; Celia Patricia Kaplan, DrPH, MA Latino Adolescents, Acculturation, Alcohol, Smoking, Sexual Activity, Parental Influence, Peer Influence
Health Literacy and Perceived Health Status in Latinos and African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:305–312)
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Carmen E. Guerra, MD, MSCE; Judy A. Shea, PhD African Americans, Comorbidity, Continental Population Groups, Ethnic Groups, Health, Health Literacy, Health Status, Hispanic Americans, Minority Groups, Quality of Life
Anemia in the Turks and Caicos Islands: Exploring the Dietary Link
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:313–319)
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Terese E. Maitland, PhD, MPH Anemia, Caribbean, Diet, Health, Iron, Turks and Caicos Islands
Kids Identifying and Defeating Stroke (KIDS): Design of a School-Based Intervention to Improve Stroke Awareness
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:320–326)
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Nicole R. Gonzales, MD; Devin L. Brown, MD; Katherine E. Maddox, MS, RN, CS; Kathleen M. Conley, PhD; Nina Espinosa, BS; Jennifer K. Pary, MD; Asha P. Karim, MS; Lemuel A. Moyé, MD, PhD; James C. Grotta, MD; Lewis B. Morgenstern, MD Acute, Education, School, Stroke, Treatment
Pattern of Thyroid Disorders in the Southwestern Region of Nigeria
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:327–330)
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A. O. Ogbera, FMCP; O. Fasanmade, FWACP; O. Adediran, FMCP Grave’s Disease, Hypothyroidism, Non-Toxic Goiters, Thyroid Disorders
Using Community-Based Participatory Research to Develop a Culturally Sensitive Smoking Cessation Intervention with Public Housing Neighborhoods
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:331–337)
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Jeannette O. Andrews, PhD, APRN, BC; Gayle Bentley, DNP, APRN, BC; Stacey Crawford, CHW; Lester Pretlow, PhD, CLS (C), NRCC (CC); Martha S. Tingen, PhD, APRN, BC Community-Based Participatory Research, Cultural Sensitivity, Smoking Cessation
The Relationships Among Acculturation, Body Mass Index, Depression, and Interleukin 1-Receptor Antagonist in Hispanic Pregnant Women
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:338–343)
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R. Jeanne Ruiz, PhD; Raymond P. Stowe, PhD; Elizabeth Goluszko,MS; Michele C. Clark, RN, PhD; Alai Tan, PhD Acculturation, Body Mass Index, Depression, IL-1RA
Designing and Implementing a Cultural Competence OSCE: Lessons Learned from Interviews with Medical Students
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:344–350)
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Alexander R. Green, MD, MPH; Elizabeth Miller, MD, PhD; Edward Krupat, PhD; Augustus White, MD, PhD; William C. Taylor, MD; David A. Hirsh, MD; Rebbecca P. Wilson; Joseph R. Betancourt, MD, MPH  
Design of a Family Study Among High-Risk Caribbean Hispanics: The Northern Manhattan Family Study
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:351–357)
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Ralph L. Sacco, MD, MS; Edison A. Sabala, BA; Tanja Rundek, MD, PhD; Suh-Hang Hank Juo, MD, PhD; Jinaping Sam Huang, MS; Marco DiTullio, MD; Shunichi Homma, MD; Katihurka Almonte, MD; Carlos Garcia Lithgow, MD; Bernadette Boden-Albala, MPH, DrPH Stroke, Hispanic, Genetics
Regional Disparities in Treatment and Survival of Early Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:358–364)
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Richard E. Crowell, MD; Therese Goetz, PhD, MPH; Charles Wiggins, PhD; Eric Magana, MD Lung Cancer, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Hispanic, Elderly
Hepatitis B Testing for Liver Cancer Control Among Korean Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:365–373)
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Roshan Bastani, PhD; Beth A. Glenn, PhD; Annette E. Maxwell, DrPH; Angela M. Jo, MD, MSHS Health Behavior Framework, Hepatitis B Knowledge, Hepatitis B Serological Testing, Korean American Adults, Liver Cancer Control, Prevention
Factors Influencing Prostate Cancer Screening Decisions Among African American Men
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:374–380)
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Michael A. Sanchez, MPH; Deborah J. Bowen, PhD; Alton Hart Jr., MD, MPH; Clarence Spigner, DrPH, MPH African American Men, Health Education, Prostate Cancer Screening
Memory Performance and Mild Cognitive Impairment in Black and White Community Elders
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:381–388)
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Graham J. McDougall Jr., PhD, RN; Phillip W. Vaughan, MA; Taylor W. Acee, MA; Heather Becker, PhD Blacks, Depression, Memory Performance, Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), Older Adults
Racial/Ethnic Differences in Hypertension and Depression among US Adult Women
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:389–396)
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Jen’nan Ghazal Read, PhD; Bridget K. Gorman, PhD Depression, Hypertension, Race/Ethnicity, Women
Review: Weight-Loss Interventions with Hispanic Populations
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:397–402)
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Nangel M. Lindberg, PhD; Victor J. Stevens, PhD Hispanics, Obesity, Weight-Loss Interventions

 

Volume 17, Number 1 (Winter 2007)

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Racial Influences Associated with Weight-Related Beliefs in African American and Caucasian Women
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:1–5)
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Christie Z. Malpede, MA; Lori F. Greene, MS, RD; Stephanie L. Fitzpatrick, BS; Wendy K. Jefferson, BS; Richard M. Shewchuk, PhD; Monica L. Baskin, PhD; Jamy D. Ard, MD African American, Caucasian, Culture, Nominal Group Technique
An Inverse Association Between Calcium and Adiposity in Women with High Fat and Calcium Intakes
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:6–13)
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H. Salome Kruger, PhD; Petro H. Rautenbach, MSc; Christina S. Venter, DSc; Hattie H. Wright, PhD; Peter E.H. Schwarz, MD Adipocytes, Calcium, Dietary Fat, Lipogenesis, Lipolysis, Weight Management
Obesity and Pulmonary Function in Navajo and Hopi Children
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:14–18)
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Joey C. Eisenmann, PhD; David A. Arnall, PhD; Verdell Kanuho, BS; Christina Interpretter, BS; J. Richard Coast, PhD BMI, Overweight, Native Americans, Lung Function, Ventilatory Function
Relations of Changes in Exercise Self-Efficacy, Physical Self-Concept, and Body Satisfaction with Weight Changes in Obese White and African American Women Initiating a Physical Activity Program
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:19–22)
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James J. Annesi, PhD Ethnic Difference, Obesity, Physical Activity, Self-Efficacy, Weight Loss
Childhood Obesity Among Head Start Enrollees in Southeastern Minnesota: Prevalence and Risk Factors
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:23–28)
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William T. Hu, MD, PhD; Thomas A. Foley, MD; Ryan A. Wilcox, MD, PhD; Rochelle M. Kozera, RN; Bruce Z. Morgenstern, MD; Young J. Juhn, MD, MPH Body Mass Index, English as a Second Language, Ethnicity, Hispanic, Mexican, Overweight, Somalian
Ascribing Meaning to Hypertension: A Qualitative Study among African Americans with Uncontrolled Hypertension
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:29–34)
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Carla Boutin-Foster, MD, MS; Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD; Joseph E. Ravenell, MD; Laura Robbins, PhD; Mary E. Charlson, MD African American, Hypertension, Qualitative Study
Prevalence of the Metabolic Syndrome Among US Middle-Aged and Older Adults With and Without Diabetes — A Preliminary Analysis of the NHANES 1999–2002 Data
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:35–39)
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Susan X. Lin, DrPH; F. Xavier Pi-Sunyer, MD Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome, Metabolic Syndrome Components, Prevalence, Racial Differences
Black-White Differences in Age Trajectories of Hypertension Prevalence Among Adult Women and Men, 1999–2002
( Ethn Dis. 2007;17:40–48)
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Arline T. Geronimus, ScD; John Bound, PhD; Danya Keene, MAT; Margaret Hicken, MPH Hypertension, Life-Course, Obesity, Poverty, Racial Disparities, Stress, Weathering, Women’s Health
Prevention of Hypertension and Diabetes in an Urban Setting in South Africa: Participatory Action Research with Community Health Workers
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:49–54)
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Hazel A. Bradley, MPH; Thandi Puoane, DrPH Community Health Workers, Developing Country, Diabetes, Health Promotion, Hypertension, Noncommunicable Disease, Participatory Action Research, Prevention, South Africa
Aerobic Exercise Improves Cardiorespiratory Fitness But Does Not Reduce Blood Pressure in Prehypertensive African American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:55–58)
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Quiona Stephens, PhD; Timothy Kirby, PhD; Janet Buckworth, PhD; Steven Devor, PhD; Robert Hamlin, PhD Blacks, Cardiovascular Health, Hypertension, Minorities, Physical Activity
Blood Pressure Responses of Sedentary African American Women During Cycle and Treadmill Exercise
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:59–64)
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Justy Reed, PhD African American Women, Blood Pressure, Exercise
Ethnicity, Language, Specialty Care, and Quality of Diabetes Care
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:65–71)
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Tung T. Nguyen, MD; Nicholas A. Daniels, MD; Ginny L. Gildengorin, PhD; Eliseo J. Pe´rez-Stable, MD Ethnicity, Quality of Care
Effectiveness of Transcendental Meditation on Functional Capacity and Quality of Life of African Americans with Congestive Heart Failure: A Randomized Control Study
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:72– 77)
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Ravishankar Jayadevappa, PhD; Jerry C. Johnson, MD; Bernard S. Bloom, PhD; Sanford Nidich, EdD; Shashank Desai, MD; Sumedha Chhatre, PhD; Donna B. Raziano, MD; Robert Schneider, MD African Americans, Complementary Alternative Medicine, Congestive Heart Failure, Health Related Quality of Life, Stress, Transcendental Meditation
Autoimmunity Does Not Contribute to the Highly Prevalent Glucose Metabolism Disturbances in a Japanese Brazilian Population
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:78–83)
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Silvia M. Hashimoto, MD; Suely GA. Gimeno, PhD; Luiza Matsumura, PhD; Laercio J. Franco, PhD; Walkiria L. Miranda, MsC; Sandra RG. Ferreira, PhD; for the Japanese Brazilian Diabetes Study Group Diabetes, Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase Antibodies, Thyroid Antibodies, Metabolic Syndrome, Japanese Migrants
Associations Between Ethnicity and Child Health Factors in New Zealand
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:84–91)
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Lisa M. Jamieson, PhD; Pauline I. Koopu, McomDent Behavioral, Children, Health, Ma¨ori, Material, New Zealand, Pacific

Beliefs About Tobacco Use in African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:92–98)
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Chanita Hughes Halbert, PhD; Oscar H. Gandy, Jr., PhD; Aliya Collier, BA; Lee Shaker, BA African Americans, Beliefs, Tobacco Use
The New York City Community Outreach Study: Biomedical and Mental Health Status Among a Community Sample of Urban Hispanics
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:99–105)
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Roger Vaughan, DrPH, MS; Linda F. Cushman, PhD; Andrea Nye, MPH Health Status, Hispanics, Screening
Correlates of Elevated Depressive Symptoms Among Rural African American Adults with Type 2 Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:106–112)
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Steven M. Kogan, PhD; Gene H. Brody, PhD; Connie Crawley, RD; Patricia Logan, PhD; Velma McBride Murry, PhD African Americans, Depression, Rural Population, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Preterm Birth Among African American and White Women with a Lifelong Residence in High- Income Chicago Neighborhoods: An Exploratory Study
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:113–117)
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James W. Collins, Jr., MD, MPH; Richard J. David, MD; Dyan M. Simon, MD; Nikhil G. Prachand, MPH High Socioeconomic Status, Prematurity, Race, Very Low Birth Weight
Preeclampsia Among Hispanic Women in a Detroit Health System
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:118–121)
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SeonAe Yeo, RNC, PhD; Pamela J. Wells, MSN; Edith C. Kieffer, PhD; George H. Nolan, MD, MPH Preeclampsia, Hispanic Americans, Pregnancy Induced Hypertension, Incidence
Racial Disparities and Trends in Radiation Therapy After Breast-Conserving Surgery for Early-Stage Breast Cancer in Women, 1992 to 2002
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:122–128)
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Xianglin L. Du, MD, PhD; Beverly J. Gor, EdD, RD Breast Cancer, Racial Disparity, Radiotherapy, Surgery, Treatment
Barriers and Facilitators of Cervical Cancer Screening Among Hispanic Women
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:129–134)
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Theresa L. Byrd, DrPH; Rafelita Chavez, MD; Katherine M. Wilson, PhD Hispanic, Cervical Cancer Screening, Barriers to Screening
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose Among US Adults: A Qualitative Review
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:135– 142)
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Julienne K. Kirk, PharmD, CDE; Darby E. Graves, MPH, RD, CDE; Ronny A. Bell, PhD; Carol A. Hildebrandt, BA; KM. Venkat Narayan, MD, MPH, MBA African Americans, American Indians, Asian Americans, Blood Glucose Self Monitoring, Diabetes, Hispanic, Latino, Mexican Americans, Non-Hispanic Whites, Review
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors: A Systematic Review
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:143–152)
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Anita K. Kurian, DrPH, MPH, MBBS; Kathryn M. Cardarelli, PhD Cardiovascular Disease, CVD risk factors, Heart Disease, Health Disparities
Commentary: Fatalismo Reconsidered: A Cautionary Note for Health-Related Research and Practice with Latino Populations
(Ethn Dis. 2007;17:153– 158)
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Ana F. Abraído-Lanza, PhD; Anahí Viladrich, PhD; Karen R. Flórez, MPH; Amarilis Céspedes, MPH; Alejandra N. Aguirre, MPH; Ana Alicia De La Cruz, MA Cancer Screening, Fatalism, Latino

 


2006

 

Volume 16, Number 4 (Autumn 2006)

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Hypertension in Sub-Saharan African Populations: The Burden of Hypertension in Nigeria
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:765)
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Okechukwu Samuel Ogah, MBBS, MSc  
Perceived Discrimination in Health Care Among American Indians/Alaska Natives
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:766–771)
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Patrik Johansson, MD; Clemma Jacobsen, MS; Dedra Buchwald, MD Alaska Native, American Indian, Health Disparities, Perceived Discrimination
Measuring the Quality of Diabetes Care in Urban and Rural Indian Health Programs
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:772–777)
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Kelly Moore, MD; Yvette Roubideaux, MD, MPH; Carolyn Noonan, MS; Jack Goldberg, PhD; Ray Shields, MD; Kelly Acton, MD, MPH North American Indians, Rural, Quality of Care, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Urban
Perceptions of Cultural Competency Among Elderly African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:778–785)
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Jerry C. Johnson, MD; Mary Beth Slusar, MA; Sumedha Chaatre, PhD; Pauline Johnsen, PhD African Americans/Blacks, Aging, Health Professionals, Qualitative Research, Quality of Care
Racial and Ethnic Differences in the Effects of Regular Providers and Self-Management Education on Diabetes Preventive Care
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:786–791)
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Anita K. Kurian, DrPH, MBBS; Tyrone F. Borders, PhD Continuity of Patient Care, Diabetes, Disparities
Perception of Racism Explains the Difference between Blacks’ and Whites’ Level of Healthcare Trust
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:792–798)
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Albert O. Adegbembo, BDS, FRCD(C); Scott L. Tomar, DMD, DrPH; Henrietta L. Logan, PhD African Americans, Ethnicity, Prejudice, Professional-Patient, Race Relations, Social Psychology, Trust
Disparities by Insurance Status in Quality of Care for Elderly Patients with Unstable Angina
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:799–807)
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Salpy V. Pamboukian, MD, MSPH; Ellen Funkhouser, DrPH; Ian G. Child, MHSA; Jeroan J. Allison, MD, MSc Epi; Norman W. Weissman, PhD; Catarina I. Kiefe, MD, PhD Health Insurance, Medicare, Elderly, Angina
Factors Associated with Adherence to Recommendations for Screening Mammography Among American Indian Women in Colorado
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:808–814)
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Nina S. Wampler, DSc; Laura Saba, BS; Saleh M. M. Rahman, PhD; Mark Dignan, PhD; Jenifer H. Voeks, PhD; Jadwiga (Jodi) Strzelczyk, PhD American Indians, Guideline Adherence, Mammography, Patient Compliance
Geographic and Racial/Ethnic Differences in HFE Mutation Frequencies in the Hemochromatosis and Iron Overload Screening (HEIRS) Study
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:815–821)
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Ronald T. Acton, PhD; James C. Barton, MD; Beverly M. Snively, PhD; Christine E. McLaren, PhD; Paul C. Adams, MD; Emily L. Harris, PhD; Mark R. Speechley, PhD; Gordon D. McLaren, MD; Fitzroy W. Dawkins, MD; Catherine Leiendecker-Foster, MS; Joan L. Holup, MA; Aarthi Balasubramanyam, MStat; for the Hemochromatosis and Iron Overload Screening Study Research Investigators Geographic Differences, HFE, Race/ethnicity
Hypertension, Type 2 Diabetes, and Blood Groups in a Population of African Ancest
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:822–829)
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Barbara Nemesure, PhD; Suh-Yuh Wu, MA; Anselm Hennis, MRCP (UK), PhD; M. Cristina Leske, MD, MPH; for the Barbados Eye Study Group Duffy and Rhesus Blood Groups, ABO, Blood Pressure, Diabetes
Metabolic Syndrome in Nondiabetic, Obese, First-Degree Relatives of African American Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: African American Triglycerides-HDL-C and Insulin Resistance Paradox
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:830–836)
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Sophia Boudoulas Meis, DO, MPH; Dara Schuster, MD; Trudy Gaillard, RN, PhD; Kwame Osei, MD Metabolic Syndrome, Insulin Resistance, Normal Glucose Tolerance, Type 2 Diabetic Offspring, African Americans
Differences in Arterial Stiffness and Its Correlates in Tri-Ethnic Young Men and Women
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:837–843)
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WayWay M. Hlaing, MBBS, MS, PhD; Samer Koutoubi, MD, PhD; Fatma G. Huffman, PhD Arterial Stiffness, Black, Ethnicity, Hispanic, Sex, White, Young Adults
Dietary Sodium Restriction Alters Postprandial Ghrelin: Implications for Race Differences in Obesity
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:844–851)
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Kimberly A. Brownley, PhD; Kathleen C. Light, PhD; Karen M. Grewen, PhD; Alan L. Hinderliter, MD; Sheila G. West, PhD Appetite, Gender, Ghrelin, Obesity, Race, Salt
Potentially Modifiable Metabolic Factors and the Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Hospitalizations in Urban African Americans with Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:852–858)
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Curtiss B. Cook, MD; Joseph G. Hentz, MS; Circe Tsui, BBA; David C. Ziemer, MD; Dorothy B. Naylor, MN; William J. Miller, PhD Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Hospitalizations
Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in African Black Patients with Chronic Renal Failure at First Evaluation
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:859–864)
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Ifeoma I. Ulasi, FWACP; Ejikeme B. Arodiwe, FWACP; Chinwuba K. Ijoma, FMCP Anemia, Cardiovascular Risk, CKD, Hypertension, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Mean Arterial Pressure

Glycemic Control Predicts Diabetic Extrarenal Microvascular Complications But Not Renal Survival in Patients with Moderate to Severe Chronic Kidney Disease
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:865–871)
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Errol D. Crook, MD; Sejal Patel, MD African American, Chronic Kidney Disease, Diabetes Mellitus, Diabetic Nephropathy, Diabetic Retinopathy, Glycemic Control
Coronary Heart Disease and Risk Factors in Black South Africans: A Case-Control Study
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:872–879)
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Magriet Loock, MD; Krisela Steyn, MD; Piet Becker, PhD; Jean Fourie, MPhil Case-Control Study, Coronary Diseases, Ethnic Groups, South Africa
Poor Glycemic Control Increases Risk of Hospitalization in Urban African Americans with Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2006; 16:880–885)
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Curtiss B. Cook, MD; Joseph G. Hentz, MS; Circe Tsui, BBA; David C. Ziemer, MD; Dorothy B. Naylor, MN; William J. Miller, PhD African American, Diabetes, Hospitalizations
Prevalence and Correlates of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in South Asians: Population-Based Data from Two California Surveys
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:886–893)
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Susan L. Ivey, MD, MHSA; Kala M. Mehta, DSc; Christina L. Wassel Fyr, MS; Alka M. Kanaya, MD Asian Indian, Cardiovascular Diseases, Immigrant Health, South Asian, Survey Research
The Changing Patterns of Hypertension in Ghana: A Study of Four Rural Communities in the Ga District
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:894–899)
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Juliet Addo, MD, MPH; Albert G. B. Amoah, MD, PHD, FRCP; Kwadwo A. Koram, MD, PHD Africa, Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Community, Hypertension, Prevalence, Rural
Racial/Ethnic Neighborhood Concentration and Self-Reported Health in New York City
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:900–908)
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Kellee White, MPH; Luisa N. Borrell, DDS, PhD Racial/Ethnic Neighborhood Concentration, Residential Segregation, Self- Reported Health Status
Exercise Participation Before and During Pregnancy Among Low-Income, Urban, Black Women: The Baltimore Preterm Birth Study
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:909–913)
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Suezanne T. Orr, PhD; Sherman A. James, PhD; Joseph Garry, MD; Edward Newton, MD Depressive Symptoms, Exercise, Pregnancy
Attitudes Toward Life-Sustaining Interventions Among Ambulatory Black and White Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:914–919)
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William Bayer, MD; Julie B. Mallinger, MPH; Ashok Krishnan, BS; Cleveland G. Shields, PhD African Americans, Aged, Attitude to Death, Cross-Cultural Comparison, Decision Making, Life Support Care, Multivariate Analysis
The National Eye Health Education Program: Increasing Awareness of Diabetic Eye Disease Among American Indians and Alaska Natives
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:920–925)
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Karen Silver, MPH; Meredith Williams, MPH; Everly Macario, ScD, MS, EdM American Indians, Alaska Natives, Cultural Appropriateness, Diabetic Eye Disease, Focus Groups, Program Development, Qualitative Research
The Relationships Among Acculturation, Biobehavioral Risk, Stress, Corticotropin-Releasing Hormone, and Poor Birth Outcomes in Hispanic Women
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:926–932)
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R. Jeanne Ruiz, PhD, RNC, WHCNP; Christyn L. Dolbier, PhD; Robin Fleschler, PhD, RNC, CNS Acculturation, Biobehavioral Risk, Corticotropin-Releasing Hormone, Preterm Birth, Stress
Exercise and Pregnancy Outcome Among Urban, Low-Income, Black Women
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:933– 937)
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Suezanne T. Orr, PhD; Sherman A. James, PhD; Joseph Garry, MD; Cheryl B. Prince, PhD; Edward R. Newton, MD Exercise, Low Birth Weight, Pregnancy, Preterm Birth
Recruitment of African American and White Postmenopausal Women into Clinical Trials: The Beneficial Effects of Soy Trial Experience
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:938–942)
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Kathleen A. Lindenstruth, BA; Carol B. Curtis, BS; Jerilyn K. Allen, ScD Clinical Trials, Minority, Recruitment, Women
Validation of Physical Activity Instruments: Black Women’s Health Study
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:943–947)
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Pamela L. Carter-Nolan, PhD, MPH; Lucile L. Adams-Campbell, PhD; Kepher Makambi, PhD; Shantell Lewis, MS; Julie R. Palmer, ScD; Lynn Rosenberg, ScD Accelerometers, African Americans, Physical Activity, Validation, Women
Psychometric Characteristics of a Patient Satisfaction Instrument Tailored to the Concerns of African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:948–955)
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Marie N. Fongwa, RN, MPH, PhD; Ron D. Hays, PhD; Peter R. Gutierrez, MA; Anita L. Stewart, PhD Disparities, Instrument Development, Minority, Patient Satisfaction, Survey
Recruitment of Black Women with Type 2 Diabetes into a Self-Management Intervention Trial
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:956–962)
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Kelley Newlin, DNSc; Gail D’Eramo Melkus, EdD, RN; Vanessa Jefferson, MSN; Susan Langerman, MSN; Julie Womack, MSN; Deborah Chyun, PhD, RN Black Women, Clinical Trial, Recruitment, Sampling, Type 2 Diabetes
Dietary Intake to Reduce Cancer Risk Among African American Women in Public Housing: Do Sociodemographic Factors Make a Difference?
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:963–970
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Sherry R. Crump, MD, MPH; Beverly D. Taylor, MD; John F. C. Sung, PhD; Laurita Burley, PhD, RD, LD; Joyce Sheats, RN, MPH; Frederick G. Murphy, MSPH, MPIA; Lee Caplan, MD, PhD, MPH African American, Dietary Intake, Public Housing
A Systematic Review of Culturally Sensitive Cancer Prevention Resources for Ethnic Minorities (Ethn Dis. 2006;16:971–977)
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Laurie Hoffman-Goetz, PhD, MPH; Daniela B. Friedman, PhD Cancer Prevention, Culture, Cultural Sensitivity, Printed Educational Resources
Stress, Coping, Social Support, and Prostate Cancer Risk Among Older African American and Caucasian Men (Ethn Dis. 2006;16:978–987)
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Ann L. Coker, PhD; Maureen Sanderson, PhD; Gary L. Ellison, PhD; Mary K. Fadden, MPH Coping, Epidemiology, Prostate Neoplasms, Psychological Stress, Race
Radical Prostatectomy and Quality of Life Among African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:988–993)
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Flora A. Ukoli, MBBS, DPH, MPH; Barlow S. Lynch, MD; Lucile L. Adams-Campbell, PhD African Americans, Incontinence, Prostate Cancer, Quality of Life, Radical Prostatectomy, Sexual Dysfunction
Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening for Puerto Ricans, African Americans, and Non-Hispanic Whites Attending Inner-City Family Practice Centers
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:994–1000)
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Maureen F. Finney, PA-C, MS; Laurene M. Tumiel-Berhalter, PhD; Chester Fox, MD; Carlos Roberto Jaén, MD, PhD African American, Hispanic Americans, Low-Income, Mammography, Pap Smear, Primary Care, Puerto Ricans

 

Volume 16, Number 3 (Summer 2006)

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Health Careers for Racial/Ethnic Minorities: Planting the Seeds Early in the Pipeline
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:623)
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Dustin T. Duncan, BA  
Ethnic Identity and Type 2 Diabetes Health Attitudes in Americans of African Ancestry
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:624–632)
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Jelena Brezo, MS; Charmaine Royal, PhD; Franklin Ampy, PhD; Verle Headings, MD, PhD African American, Ethnicity, Health Attitudes, Type 2 Diabetes
High-Risk African Americans with Multiple Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease: Challenges in Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:633–639)
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Richard Allen Williams, MD; James R. Gavin III, MD, PhD; Robert A. Phillips, MD, PhD, FACC; Anne E. Sumner, MD; Alan K. Duncan, MD; Danielle Hollar, PhD; Charles H. Hennekens, MD, DrPH African Americans, Cardiovascular Disease, High-Risk
Predictors of Healthcare Utilization Among Older Mexican Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2006; 16:640–646)
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Soham Al Snih, MD, PhD; Kyriakos S. Markides, PhD; Laura A. Ray, MPA; Jean L. Freeman, PhD; Glenn V. Ostir, PhD; James S. Goodwin, MD Aging, Health Services, Hospitalization, Mexican Americans
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factor Awareness in American Indian Communities: The Strong Heart Study (Ethn Dis. 2006;16:647–652)
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Kurt Schweigman, MPH; June Eichner, PhD; Thomas K. Welty, MD, MPH; Ying Zhang, PhD Awareness, Behavior, Chronic Disease, North American Indians, Tobacco
The Impact of an Acute Myocardial Infarction Guideline and Pathway on Racial Outcomes at a University Hospital
(Ethn Dis. 2006; 16:653–658)
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Marcus Leon Williams, MD; George Hill, PhD; Mary Jackson, RN Acute Myocardial Infarction, Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction, Coronary Artery Disease
Is Coronary Angiography Underused in an Inner-City Population?
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:659–665)
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Janice Barnhart, MD, MS; Steven J. Bernstein, MD, MPH Coronary Angiography, Disparities, Race, Sex
Renin-Angiotensin System Genes and Exercise Training-Induced Changes in Sodium Excretion in African American Hypertensives
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:666–674)
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Jennifer M. Jones, PhD; Jung-Jun Park, PhD; Jennifer Johnson, MA; Dave Vizcaino, MA; Brian Hand, MS; Robert Ferrell, PhD; Matthew Weir, MD; Thomas Dowling, PhD; Thomas Obisesan, MD; Michael Brown, PhD Blood Pressure, Exercise, Genetics, Sodium
Walking, Body Composition, and Blood Pressure Dose-Response in African American and White Women
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:675–681)
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L. Jerome Brandon, PhD; Mary Beth Elliott-Lloyd, PhD Active Lifestyle, Dose-Response, Energy Expenditure, Weight Management
Gastric Emptying in Ethnic Populations: Possible Relationship to Development of Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:682–692)
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William T. Phillips, MD American Indian, Diabetes, Ethnic Populations, Gastric Emptying, Metabolic Syndrome, Mexican American
The Influence of Testosterone on Blood Pressure and Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease in a Black South African Population
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:693–698)
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H. W. Huisman, PhD; A. E. Schutte, PhD; J. M. Van Rooyen, DSc; N. T. Malan, DSc; L. Malan, PhD; R. Schutte, PhD; A. Kruger, PhD Blood Pressure, Lipid Profile, Renin-Angiotensin System, Testosterone
Self-Reported Diabetes and Hypertension Among Arab Americans in the United States
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:699–705)
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Florence J. Dallo, PhD, MPH; Luisa N. Borrell, DDS, PhD Ancestry, Arab American, Diabetes, Hypertension, Immigrants
Ethnic Differences in Birth Weight: Maternal Effects Emerge from an Analysis Involving Mixed-Race US Couples
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:706–711)
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Edwin J. C. G. van den Oord, PhD Birth Weight, Ethnicity, Maternal Effects, Genetics
Care Patterns for Affective Psychosis Across Diverse Ethnicities: Exploring Potential Contributors to Complications and Emergency Room Utilization
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:712–717)
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Elmer L. Washington, MD, MPH; Jay J. Shen, PhD; Julie Kocher, MD; Charles B. Moseley, Ph Affective Psychosis, Emergency Department, Race
Prevalence of Noncommunicable Diseases in Zimbabwe: Results from Analysis of Data from the National Central Registry and Urban Survey (Ethn Dis. 2006;16:718–722)
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Jacob Mufunda, MBChB, PhD, MBA; Rufaro Chatora, MBChB, MBH; Yustina Ndambakuwa, BSc, MBA; Peter Nyarango, MBChB, MMed, MPH; Jephat Chifamba, BSc, MPhil; Andrew Kosia, MD, PhD, MPH; Harvey V. Sparks, MD  

Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use Among Older Adults: Ethnic Variation
(Ethn Dis. 2006; 16:723–731)
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Thomas A. Arcury, PhD; Cynthia K. Suerken, MS; Joseph G. Grzywacz, PhD; Ronny A. Bell, PhD; Wei Lang, PhD; Sara A. Quandt, PhD Asian, Black, Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Hispanic, Minorities, Older Adults, Utilization
Stress and Quality of Life in African American Cancer Survivors
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:732–738)
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John P. Garofalo, PhD; Heidi A. Hamann, PhD; Kevin Ashworth, BS; Andrew Baum, PhD African American, Ambient Stress, Cancer Survivors, Health Disparities, Quality of Life
Reasons for Wanting to Quit: Ethnic Differences Among Cessation Seeking Adolescent Smokers
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:739–743)
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Emily J. Luther, BA; Kara S. Bagot, BA; Frederick H. Franken, BS; Eric T. Moolchan, MD Adolescents, African American, Ethnic Differences, Reasons for Quit Attempts, Smoking Cessation, Tobacco

 

Volume 16, Number 2 (Spring 2006)

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Measures of Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome in Indian Americans in Northern California
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:331–337)

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Kiran B. Misra, PhD, RD; Sarah W. Endemann, MS; Mandeep Ayer, MD Asian Indians, Body Mass Index, Indian Americans, Metabolic Syndrome, Obesity, Waist Circumference, Waist-Hip Ratio
Trends in Abdominal Obesity in Young People: United States 1988–2002
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:338– 344)
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Ike S. Okosun, MS, MPH, PhD; John M. Boltri, MD; Michael P. Eriksen, ScD; Valerie A. Hepburn, MPA Abdominal Obesity, Adiposity, Central Fat, Waist Circumference
Awareness of Cardiovascular Disease Risk in American Indians
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:345–350)
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Carrie S. Oser, MPH; Lynda L. Blades, MPH, CHES; Carol Strasheim, RN, BSN; Steven D. Helgerson, MD, MPH; Dorothy Gohdes, MD; Todd S. Harwell, MPH Awareness, Cardiovascular Disease, Indian/North American, Perception, Risk Factors
The Epidemiology of Diabetes and Its Risk Factors Among Chaldean Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:351–356)
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Suha Al-Oballi Kridli, PhD; William H. Herman, MD, MPH; Morton B. Brown, PhD; Haifa Fakhouri; Linda A. Jaber, PharmD  
Ethnic Differences for Developing Rheumatic Fever in a Low-Income Group Living in Hawaii
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:357–361)
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David K. Kurahara, MD; Andrew Grandinetti, PhD; Judith Galario, BS; D. Venu Reddy, MD; Angela Tokuda, MS; Susan Langan, MPH, MS; Brian Tanabe, MD; Kara S. Yamamoto, MD; Karen M. Yamaga, PhD Acute Rheumatic Fever, Epidemiology, Ethnicity, Risk Factors
Prevalence of Obesity and Associated Co-Morbid Conditions in a Population-Based Sample of Primarily Urban Mexican Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:362–369)
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Mina Torres, MS; Stanley Azen, PhD; Rohit Varma, MD, MPH; and the LALES Group Body Mass Index, Mexican American Latinos, Obesity, Waist Circumference
Disparity in Frequency of Normal Coronary Artery in Black and White Patients Undergoing Cardiac Catheterization
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:370– 374)
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Anekwe E. Onwuanyi, MD; Oluwole Abe, MD; Donald J. McMahon, MS; Henry F. C. Weil, MD; Edward F. Philbin, MD; Charles K. Francis, MD; Herbert Marx, MD; Roberta G. Reed, PhD Coronary Angiography, Coronary Artery Disease, Race, Risk Factors
The Prevalence of Blood Pressure and Cholesterol Monitoring in Boston Among Non-Hispanic Blacks, Hispanics, and Non-Hispanic Whites
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16: 375–383)
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Eileen M. Stuart-Shor, PhD, APRN, FAHA; Angela Nannini, PhD, FNP; Mary Ostrem, DrPH; Gail E. Russell, EdD, RN; Murray A. Mittleman, MD, DrPH Blood Pressure, Cholesterol, Monitoring, Racial and Ethnic Minorities
Obesity in Primary Care in Barbados: Prevalence and Perceptions
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:384–390)
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O. Peter Adams, BSc, MB, BS, DM; Juanita T. Lynch-Prescod, MS; Anne O. Carter, MD, MHSc, FRCPC Behavior Change, Body Image, Obesity, Primary Care
Common Reasons for Hospitalization in Urban Diabetes Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2006; 16:391–397)
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Curtiss B. Cook, MD; Circe Tsui, BBA; David C. Ziemer, MD; Dorothy B. Naylor, MN; William J. Miller, PhD; Joseph G. Hentz, MS African Americans, Diabetes Mellitus, Hospitalization
Interest, Awareness, and Perceptions of Genetic Testing Among Hispanic Family Members of Breast Cancer Survivors
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:398– 403)
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Amelie G. Ramirez, DrPH; Fabiola E. Aparicio-Ting, MPH; Sandra San Miguel de Majors, MS; Alexander R. Miller, MD, FACS Attitudes, Family, Genetic Testing, Genetic Testing Awareness, Hereditary Breast Cancer, Hispanic, Interest in Genetic Testing
The Influence of Culture and Cancer Worry on Colon Cancer Screening Among Older Chinese- American Women (Ethn Dis. 2006;16:404–411)
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Judy Huei-yu Wang, PhD; Wenchi Liang, DDS, PhD; Mei-yuh Chen, MS; Jennifer Cullen, MPH, PhD; Shibao Feng, PhD; Bin Yi, MS; Marc D. Schwartz, PhD; Jeanne S. Mandelblatt, MD, MPH Cancer Worry, Chinese-American Women, Colon Cancer Screening, Colonoscopy, Cultural Views of Health Care, FOBT, Physician Recommendation, Sigmoidoscopy
Racial Disparities and Trends in Use of Colorectal Procedures Among Tennessee Elderly (1996–2000)
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:412– 420)
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Bojuan B. Zhao, PhD; Barbara Kilbourne, PhD; Steven C. Stain, MD; Van A. Cain, MA; Nathaniel C. Briggs, MD; Baqar A. Husaini, PhD; Robert Levine, MD Colorectal Cancer, Medicare, Racial Disparities
Attitudes and Beliefs About Colorectal Cancer Among Mexican Americans in Communities Along the US–Mexico Border
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:421–427)
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Gloria D. Coronado, PhD; Argelia Farias; Beti Thompson, PhD; Ruby Godina; Wendell Oderkirk, PhD Attitudes, Beliefs, Colorectal Cancer, Fecal Occult Blood Test, Hispanics, Knowledge, Screening
Breast Cancer Screening in Rockland County, New York: A Survey of Attitudes and Behaviors
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:428–434)
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Susan S. Goodwin, PhD; Paul F. Visintainer, PhD; Joan Facelle, MD; Cathey E. Falvo, MD Attitudes, Breast Self-Examination, Health Knowledge, Mammography, Practice

Understanding Suicide Attempts Among American Indian Adolescents in New Mexico: Modifiable Factors Related to Risk and Resiliency (Ethn Dis. 2006;16:435–442)
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Michelle Chino, PhD; Lynne Fullerton-Gleason, PhD Adolescent, American Indian, Resiliency, Risk Factor, Suicide
Cost-Effectiveness of Minimal Contact Education Strategies for Cholesterol Change
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:443–451)
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Kim M. Gans, PhD, MPH, LDN; Gary J. Burkholder Jr, PhD; Patricia M. Risica, DrPH, RD; Brooke Harrow, PhD; Thomas M. Lasater, PhD Cholesterol, Cost Effectiveness, Minimal Contact Intervention, Nutrition Education, Randomized Trial
Do Acculturation and Family Cohesiveness Influence Severity of Diabetes Among Mexican Americans?
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:452–459)
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Neda Moayad, DrPH; Héctor Balca´zar, PhD; Vero´nica Pedregón, MPH; Luis Velasco, MD; Manuel Bayona, MD, PhD Acculturation, Diabetes, Family Cohesiveness, Hispanics, Mexican Americans
Ethnic and Gender Differences in Lifestyle Risk Factors in a Bi-Ethnic Primary Care Sample: Prevalence and Clinical Implications
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:460–467)
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Paul Seale, MD; Monique Davis-Smith, MD; Ike Okosun, PhD Risk Factors, Population Groups, Mass Screening, Lifestyle, Primary Health Care
Knowledge and Perceived Risk of Tuberculosis: US Racial and Regional Differences
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:468– 475)
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Karen A. Kirtland, PhD; Ana Lòpez-De Fede, PhD; Muriel Harris, PhD National Health Interview Survey, Tuberculosis, US Regions
Consumption of Calcium Among African American Adolescent Girls
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:476–482)
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Susan L. P. Goolsby, MS, RD; Patrick H. Casey, MD; Janice E. Stuff, PhD, RD; Sahar Zaghloul, MBBS, PhD; Judith Weber, PhD, RD; Jeff Gossett, MS; Pippa Simpson, PhD; Margaret L. Bogle, PhD, RD Calcium, Dietary Intake, Lower Mississippi Delta Nutrition Intervention Research
Race/Ethnicity in Medical Charts and Administrative Databases of Patients Served by Community Health Centers
(Ethn Dis. 2006; 16:483–487)
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Neil Maizlish, PhD; Linda Herrera, MS Clinical Information Systems, Community Health Center, Ethnicity, Race
AIDS-Related Knowledge, Attitude, and Behavior Among Adolescents in Zambia
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:488–494)
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Lawrence Mukuka, PhD; Vered Slonim-Nevo, DSW HIV/AIDS, Sub-Saharan Africa, Zambia, Adolescents, Sex Workers
Black-White Residential Segregation and Physical Activity
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:495–502)
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Russ Lopez, ScD, MCRP Metropolitan, Physical Activity, Segregation
Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behavior Relating to Diabetes and Its Main Risk Factors Among Urban Residents in Cameroon: A Qualitative Survey
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:503–509)
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Emmanuel Kiawi, MA; Richard Edwards, MD; Joseph Shu, MPH; Nigel Unwin, MD; Raoul Kamadjeu, MD; Jean Claude Mbanya, MD Cameroon, Diabetes, Health Beliefs, Knowledge, Perceptions, Risk Factors, Urban
Anthropometric Status in Palestinian Children Living in Refugee Camps in Lebanon
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:510–513)
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Mouhanad Hammami, MD; Adnan Hammad, PhD; Winston W. K. Koo, MBBS Anthropometric Measurements, Children, Infants, Palestinian, Refugees
Risk Behaviors by Ethnicity and Texas-Mexico Border Residence
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:514–520)
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Maureen Sanderson, PhD; Maria E. Fernandez, PhD; Ronald J. Dutton, PhD; Arlette Ponder, MPH; Dina Sosa, BS; Gerson Peltz, MD Ethnicity, Risk Behaviors, Texas- Mexico Border
Emerging Non-Communicable Disease Epidemic in Africa: Preventive Measures from the WHO Regional Office for Africa
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:521–526)
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Jacob Mufunda, MBChB, PhD; Rufaro Chatora, MPH; Yustina Ndambakuwa, MBA; Peter Nyarango, MMed; Andrew Kosia, MD; Jephat Chifamba, MPhil; Antoinie Filipe, MD; Abdulmumini Usman, PhD; V. Harvey Sparks, MD  
Correlates of Cigarette Smoking Among Low-Income African American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:527–533)
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Jorge Delva, PhD; Marisol Tellez, PhD; Tracy L. Finlayson, PhD; Kimberlee A. Gretebeck, PhD; Kristine Siefert, PhD; David R. Williams, PhD; Amid I. Ismail, DrPH African American, Cigarette Use, Low-Income, Women
Leading Health Indicators: A Comparison of Hispanics with Non-Hispanic Whites and Non- Hispanic Blacks, United States 2003
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:534– 541)
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Pranesh P. Chowdhury, MPH; Lina Balluz, ScD; Catherine Okoro, MS; Tara Strine, MPH BRFSS, Ethnicity, Healthy People 2010, Hispanics
Prevalence of Non-Communicable Disease Risk Factors in Eritrea
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:542–546)
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Abdulmumini Usman, PhD; Goitom Mebrahtu, MD; Jacob Mufunda, PhD; Peter Nyarango, MMed; Goitom Hagos, MD; Andrew Kosia, MD; Yohannes Ghebrat, MD; Asgedom Mosazghi, MSc; S. Joseph Atanga, MD; Mussie M. Equbamichael, MD Africa, Eritrea, NCD Prevalence
Evaluation of a Brief Questionnaire for Assessing Barriers to Research Participation
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:547–550)
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Jeffrey L. Kibler, PhD; Kamielle Brisco, MS African American, Assessment, Barriers, Minority, Research Participation
Factorial Validity and Invariance of the Physical Self-Description Questionnaire Among Black and White Adolescent Girls
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:551–558)
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Rod K. Dishman, PhD; Derek P. Hales, PhD; Maria Joao Almeida, PhD; Karin A. Pfeiffer, PhD; Marsha Dowda, DrPH; Russell R. Pate, PhD African American, Confirmatory Factor Analysis, Measurement, Physical Self- Concept, Psychometrics, Self-Esteem
Building Cultural Bridges: Understanding Ethnicity to Improve Acceptance of Insulin Therapy in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:559–568)
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A. Enrique Caballero, MD Culture, Hispanic, Insulin, Latino, Type 2 Diabetes
Obesity Research and the Forgotten African American Child
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:569–575)
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Amina P. Alio, PhD; Hamisu M. Salihu, MD, PhD; Thomas J. Berrings, BA; Maleka Donaldson Gramling, BA; John A. Burton, BA; Travis A. Gayles, MA; Tiffany R. Jackson, BA African American, Child, Obesity

 

Volume 16, Number 1 (Winter 2006)

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Factorial Validity and Invariance of the Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression (CES-D) Scale in a Sample of Black and White Adolescent Girls
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:1–8)
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Derek P. Hales, PhD; Rod K. Dishman, PhD; Robert W. Motl, PhD; Cheryl L. Addy, PhD; Karin A. Pfeiffer, PhD; Russell R. Pate, PhD African American, Confirmatory Factor Analysis, Depression Symptoms, Measurement, Psychometrics
Apolipoprotein E and Cognition in Community-Based Samples of African Americans and Caucasians
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:9–15)
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Amy R. Borenstein, PhD; James A. Mortimer, PhD; Yougui Wu, PhD; Fern M. Jureidini-Webb, PhD; M. Daniele Fallin, PhD; Brent J. Small, PhD; Michael Mullan, MD, PhD; Fiona C. Crawford, PhD Apolipoproteins E, Cognition, Gene Frequency, Racial Groups
Sleep Disturbance Mediates the Relationship between Perceived Racism and Depressive Symptoms
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:16–21)
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Patrick R. Steffen, PhD; Matthew Bowden, BS Depression, Discrimination, Hispanic, Immigrants, Racism, Sleep
Anxiety in Persons 75 and Older: Findings from a Tri-Ethnic Population
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:22–27)
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Glenn V. Ostir, PhD; James S. Goodwin, MD Aged, Ethnic Groups, Mental Health
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Medical History Taking: Detecting Substance Use Among Low- Income Pregnant Women
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:28–34)
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Bonnie D. Kerker, PhD; John M. Leventhal, MD; Mark Schlesinger, PhD; Sarah M. Horwitz, PhD Medical History Taking,Pregnancy, Racial Disparity, Substance Abuse Detection
Beliefs and Attitudes Regarding Smoking Cessation Among American Indians: a Pilot Study
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:35–40)
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Won S. Choi, PhD; Christine Makosky Daley, PhD; Aimee James, PhD; Janet Thomas, PhD; Ryan Schupbach, PharmD, BCPS; Marcia Segraves, BS, CADCI; Randall Barnoskie, MPH; Jasjit S. Ahluwalia, MD American Indians, Smoking Cessation
Gender Differences in Depression and Smoking Among Youth in Cape Town, South Africa
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:41–50)
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Anita F. Fernander, PhD; Alan J. Flisher, PhD, FC Psych; Gary King, PhD; Farzad Noubary, BS; Carl Lombard, PhD; Mystique Price, BS; Derek Chalton, PhD Depression, Gender, Racially Classified Social Group Differences, Smoking, South African Youth
Role of Thiazolidinediones in the Management of Type 2 Diabetes: Focus on Ethnic Minority Populations
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:51–57)
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Guillermo Umpierrez, MD; Samuel Dagogo-Jack, MD Thiazolidinediones, Diabetes
Comparative Frequency of Angiographic Coronary Artery Disease in African Americans and Hispanics
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:58–63)
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Anekwe E. Onwuanyi, MD; Oluwole Abe, MD; Alexander Quarshie, MD, MS; Ahmad Al-Mahmoud, PhD; Rigobert Lapu-Bula, MD, PhD; Charles K. Francis, MD; Elizabeth Ofili, MD, MPH African Americans, Coronary Artery Disease, Ethnicity, Hispanics, Race
Effects of Stressful Life Events in Young Black Men with High Blood Pressure
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:64–70)
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Hae-Ra Han, PhD, RN; Miyong T. Kim, PhD, RN; Linda Rose, PhD, RN; Cheryl Dennison, PhD, RN; Lee Bone, MPH, RN; Martha N. Hill, PhD, RN Black Men, High Blood Pressure, Stressful Life Events
Self-Reported Hypertension and Race Among Hispanics in the National Health Interview Survey
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:71–77)
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Luisa N. Borrell, DDS, PhD Ethnicity, Hispanics, Non-Hispanics, Race, Self-Reported Hypertension
Does Weight Status Influence Perceptions of Physical Activity Barriers Among African-American Women?
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:78–84)
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Jeanine M. Genkinger, PhD, MHS; Megan L. Jehn, PhD, MHS; Marcella Sapun, MS; Iris Mabry, MD, MPH; Deborah Rohm Young, PhD African-American Women, Barriers, Obesity, Physical Activity
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Premature Heart Disease Deaths in New Mexico: What Is the Role of Diabetes?
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:85–88)
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Heidi R. Krapfl, MS; Dorothy M. Gohdes, MD; Janet B. Croft, PhD Diabetes Mellitus, Heart Disease, New Mexico, Premature Mortality
Fruit and Vegetable Consumption of Older Mexican-American Women is Associated with Their Acculturation Level
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:89–95)
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Karen Y. Gregory Mercado, PhD, MPH; Lisa K. Staten, PhD; James Ranger-Moore, PhD; Cynthia A. Thomson, PhD, RD, FADA; Julie C. Will, PhD; Earl S. Ford, MD, MPH; Jose Guillen; Linda K. Larkey, PhD; Anna R. Giuliano, PhD; James Marshall, PhD Eating Behavior, Hispanic, Mexican American, Middle-Aged Women, Migration
Study Design of the Multicultural Community Health Assessment Trial (M-CHAT): A Comparison of Body Fat Distribution in Four Distinct Populations
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:96–100)
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Scott A. Lear, PhD; C. Laird Birmingham, MD; Arun Chockalingam, PhD; Karin H. Humphries, PhD Aboriginal, Body Fat Distribution, Chinese, Ethnicity, South Asian, Visceral Adipose Tissue

Social Correlates of the Chronic Stress of Perceived Racism Among Black Women
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:101–107)
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Anissa I. Vines, PhD; Donna D. Baird, PhD; Maya McNeilly, PhD; Irva Hertz-Picciotto, PhD; Kathleen C. Light, PhD; June Stevens, PhD Perceived Racism, Racism, Racial Discrimination, Stress
Black Racial Identity as a Mediator of Cardiovascular Reactivity to Racism in African-American College Students
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16: 108–113)
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Vernessa R. Clark, PhD; Renia E. B. Cobb, PsyD; Reginald Hopkins, PhD; Christine E. Smith, PhD Assimilationist Racial Identity, Cardiac Output, Private Regard Racial Identity, Racism, Stroke Volume
Behavioral Risk Profiles for Coronary Heart Disease Among Apparently Healthy Individuals of African Ancestry
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:114–119)
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Errol E. Davis, PhD, CNS; Fatma G. Huffman, PhD, RD African American, Caribbean, Coronary Disease, Ethnicity, Risk Factors
Aerobic Fitness Among Caucasian, African-American, and Latino Youth
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:120–125)
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Gabriel Q. Shaibi, BA; Geoff D. C. Ball, PhD; Michael I. Goran, PhD Adolescents, Body Composition, Children, Ethnicity, Fitness, Peak VO2
Disparities in Diabetes-Related Hospitalizations: Relationship of Age, Sex, and Race/Ethnicity with Hospital Discharges, Lengths of Stay, and Direct Inpatient Charges
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:126–131)
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Curtiss B. Cook, MD; Dorothy B. Naylor, MN; Joseph G. Hentz, MS; William J. Miller, PhD; Circe Tsui, BBA; David C. Ziemer, MD; Lance A. Waller, PhD Diabetes, Disparities, Hospitalizations
Quality Improvement for Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke in an Academic Family Medicine Center: Do Racial Differences in Outcome Exist?
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:132–137)
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Ruth G. Jenkins, MS; Steven M. Ornstein, MD; Paul J. Nietert, PhD; Sara J. Klockars, PharmD; Carolyn Thiedke, MD Cardiovascular Diseases, Computerized Medical Records Systems, Health Care Quality Assurance, Health Care Quality Indicators, Racial Differences
Addressing Cardiovascular Disparities through Community Interventions
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:138–144)
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Fadia T. Shaya, PhD, MPH; Anna Gu, MA; Elijah Saunders, MD African Americans, Behavioral Interventions, Cardiovascular Diseases, Compliance, Hypertension, Type 2 Diabetes
Barriers to Care and Control of High Blood Pressure in Korean-American Elder
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:145– 151)
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Jeong Hee Kang, PhD, RN; Hae-Ra Han, PhD, RN; Kim B. Kim, PhD; Miyong T. Kim, PhD, RN Barriers, High Blood Pressure, Korean-American Elderly
Effect of Race Category Redefinition on Hypertension and Hypercholesterolemia Prevalence in the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 1999 and 2001
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:152–158)
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Margaret Ochner, MPH; Carma Ayala, PhD, RN; Ruth Jiles, PhD High Blood Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure, Race, Risk
Racial Analyses of Longer-Stay Nursing Home Residents with Multiple Sclerosis
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:159–165)
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Robert J. Buchanan, PhD; Raymond A. Martin, FAAN, MD; Suojin Wang, PhD; MyungSuk Kim, MS African Americans, Minimum Data Set, Multiple Sclerosis, Nursing Facilities
Intergenerational Birth Weights Among the Direct Female Descendants of US-born and Mexicanborn Mexican-American Women in Illinois: an Exploratory Study
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:166–171)
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James W. Collins, Jr, MD, MPH; Richard J. David, MD; Nathalie A. Mendivil, MD; Shou-Yien Wu, MD Intergenerational, Low Birth Weight, Mexican-American, Nativity
Relations of Black Mothers’ and Daughters’ Body Fatness, Physical Activity Beliefs and Behavior
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:172–179)
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Gloria J. Nichols-English, PhD; Christian R. Lemmon, PhD; Mark S. Litaker, PhD; Sheree G. Cartee, BS; Zenong Yin, PhD; Bernard Gutin, PhD; Paule Barbeau, PhD Maternal Influence, Obesity, Physical Activity, Psychosocial Values and Beliefs, Sociodemographic
Advancing Maternal Age and Infant Birth Weight Among Urban African Americans: The Effect of Neighborhood Poverty
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:180–186)
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James W. Collins, Jr, MD, MPH; Dyan M. Simon, MD; Tara A. Jackson, MD; Aimee Drolet, PhD African-American, Low Birth Weight, Maternal Age, Prenatal Care, Poverty, Weathering
The Relationship Between Maternal Child-Feeding Practices and Overweight in Hmong Preschool Children
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:187–193)
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Rachada Kasemsup, MD, MS; Marla Reicks, PhD, RD Feeding Practices, Hmong, Overweight Children
Predictors of Early Postpartum Vitamin Use Among Women of Mexican Origin: Implications for Healthcare Provider Recommendations
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:194–200)
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Kathleen M. O'Rourke, PhD; Mary E. Roddy, PhD; Darryl Williams, MD; Kristina Mena, PhD Folic Acid, Mexican Americans, Neural Tube Defects, Postpartum Care, Preconception, Vitamin Use
Associations of Nationality and Race with Nutritional Status During Perimenopause: Implications for Public Health Practice
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:201–206)
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Terese E. Maitland, PhD, MPH; Orlando Gómez-Marín, MSc, PhD; Dian O. Weddle, PhD, RD; Lora E. Fleming, MD, PhD Anthropometry, Caribbean, Nutrient Intakes, Perimenopause, Race
Potential Differences in Breast Cancer Risk Factors Based on CYP1A1 MspI and African-American– Specific Genotypes
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:207–215)
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Kangmin Zhu, MD, PhD; Sandra Hunter, BS; Kathleen Payne-Wilks, BA; Cara Sutcliffe, MS; Christy Bentley, BS; Chanel L. Roland, BS; Scott M. Williams, PhD African American, Breast Cancer, Case-Control Study, Polymorphism, Risk Factors
The Future of Women of Minority Race/Ethnicity in Breast Cancer Chemoprevention Therapy
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:216–222)
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Mfon S. Cyrus-David, MBBS, MS Breast Cancer Chemoprevention, Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators
Papanicolaou Testing Among Native American and Hispanic Populations
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:223–227)
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Sarah Moreland, MPH; Kimberly Engelman, PhD; K. Allen Greiner, MD; Matthew S. Mayo, PhD Acculturation, Cervical Neoplasms, Health Behavior, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans, Papanicolaou Test
Disparities in Colorectal Cancer Screening: A Guideline-Based Analysis of Adherence
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:228–233)
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Tamarra M. James, MPH; K. Allen Greiner, MD, MPH; Edward F. Ellerbeck, MD, MPH; Changyong Feng, PhD; Jasjit S. Ahluwalia, MD, MPH, MS Colorectal Cancer, Cancer Screening, Sigmoidoscopy, Colonoscopy, Proctoscopy, Fecal Occult Blood Test
An Evaluation of the Knowledge, Attitudes, and Beliefs of African-American Men and Their Female Significant Others Regarding Prostate Cancer Screening
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:234–238)
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Chanty R. Webb, RN, BSN; Linda Kronheim, BS; James E. Williams, Jr., COL (Ret); Terryl J. Hartman, PhD, MPH, RD African-American Men, Digital Rectal Exam, Focus Groups, Health Beliefs, Prostate Cancer Screening, PSA
Adolescent Nicotine Metabolism: Ethnoracial Differences Among Dependent Smokers
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:239–243)
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Eric T. Moolchan, MD; Frederick H. Franken, BS; Maria Jaszyna-Gasior, MD, PhD Adolescent, Ethnicity, Metabolism, Nicotine, Smoking
Age, Race, and Repeated Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) Test Use in the National Health Interview Survey
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:244–247)
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Louie E. Ross, PhD; Robert J. Uhler, MA Age Factors, Prostate Cancer, Prostate-Specific Antigen, Race, Screening
‘‘Heat in Their Intestine’’: Colorectal Cancer Prevention Beliefs Among Older Chinese Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:248–254)
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John H. Choe, MD, MPH; Shin-Ping Tu, MD, MPH; Jeanette M. Lim, RN, MPH; Nancy J. Burke, PhD; Elizabeth Acorda, BA; Vicky M. Taylor, MD, MPH Chinese American, Colorectal Cancer, Prevention, Qualitative Interview, Screening
Barriers and Facilitators of Colorectal Cancer Screening Among Mid-Atlantic Latinos: Focus Group Findings
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:255–261)
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Michelle J. Goodman, MAA; Alexis Ogdie, BS; Mariano J. Kanamori, MA; Janet Cañar, MD; Ann S. O’Malley, MD, MPH Colorectal Neoplasm/Prevention and Control, Hispanic, Insurance, MeSH, Primary Health Care, Safety Net
Ethnic Differences in HIV Disease Progression: a Comparison of Asian/Pacific Islanders and Whites Living in Hawaii
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:262–267)
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Sheri M. Shimizu, MS; Dominic C. Chow, MD; Alan R. Katz, MD; Suzanne Richmond-Crum, MPH; F. DeWolfe Miller, PhD Asian Pacific Islanders, Ethnicity, HIV Disease Progression, Socioeconomic Factors
Antibiotics and Upper Respiratory Infections: The Impact of Asian and Pacific Island Ethnicity on Knowledge, Perceived Need, and Use
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:268–274)
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Dana L. Alden, PhD; Alan Tice, MD; John T. Berthiaume, MD Antibiotics, Attitudes, Ethnicity, Knowledge, Upper Respiratory Infection, Use
Fruit and Vegetable Access Differs by Community Racial Composition and Socioeconomic Position in Detroit, Michigan
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:275–280)
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Shannon N. Zenk, PhD; Amy J. Schulz, PhD; Barbara A. Israel, DrPH; Sherman A. James, PhD; Shuming Bao, PhD; Mark L. Wilson, ScD African-American, Food Security, Fruit and Vegetables, Neighborhood, Nutrition, Racial Residential Segregation, Socioeconomic Status
The Influence of Religion on Organ Donation and Transplantation Among the Black Caribbean and Black African Population - A Pilot Study in the United K
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:281–285)
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Cynthia Davis, BSc; Gurch Randhawa, PhD, BSc Black African, Black Caribbean, Organ Donation, Religion, Transplantation
Cross-Cultural Validation of the Hill-Bone Compliance to High Blood Pressure Therapy Scale in a South African, Primary Healthcare Setting
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:286–291)
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Estelle Victoria Lambert, MS, PhD; Krisela Steyn, MSc, MD, NED; Stacy Stender, BSc; Nicholas Everage, BSc; Jean M. Fourie, BA; Martha Hill, PhD High Blood Pressure, Compliance, BP Treatment, Compliance
Blood Pressure Survey in Two Communities in the Volta Region, Ghana, West Africa
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:292–294)
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Brent A. Burket, MD Developing World, Ghana, Hypertension, Rural, West Africa
A Review of Psychosocial Stress and Chronic Disease for 4th World Indigenous Peoples and African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2006;16:295–308)
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Yin Paradies, MPH African Americans, Chronic Diseases, Indigenous Populations, Review, Stress

 


2005

 

Volume 15, Number 4 (Autumn 2005)

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Alternative Healthcare Use in the Under-Served Population
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:531–539)
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Mohsen Bazargan, PhD; Keith Norris, MD; Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi, PhD; Lutful Akhanjee, MD, MPH; José L. Calderon, MD; Shahriar D. Safvati, MD; Richard S. Baker, MD Alternative Health Care, Minority, Prevention, Public Housing, Racial Discrimination
Predictors of Multivitamin Supplement Use Among African-American Female Students: A Prospective Study Utilizing the Theory of Planned Behavior
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:540–547)
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Roman Pawlak, PhD, RD; Carol Connell, PhD, RD; Denise Brown, PhD, RD; Mary Kay Meyer, PhD, RD; Kathleen Yadrick, PhD, RD Theory of Planned Behavior, Multivitamin Supplements, Folic Acid, African American, Students
Traditional and Western Medicine: Cultural Beliefs and Practices of South African Indian Muslims with Regard to Stroke
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:548–554)
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Zaheerah Bham, BA; Eleanor Ross, PhD Beliefs, Caregivers, South African Indian Muslims, Stroke, Traditional Healing, Western Medicine
Low High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol is Associated with Impaired Endothelial Function in Asian Indians
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:555–561)
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Kathleen A. Packard, PharmD; Farhan Majeed, MD; Syed M. Mohiuddin, MD; Aryan N. Mooss, MD; Daniel E. Hilleman, PharmD; Amy J. Arouni, MD High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol, Asian Indian, Endothelial Function, Flow-Mediated Dilation
Hemoglobin A1c Levels in Diagnosed and Undiagnosed Black, Hispanic, and White Persons with Diabetes: Results From NHANES 1999–2000
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:562–567)
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John M. Boltri, MD; Ike S. Okosun, PhD; Monique Davis-Smith, MD; Robert L. Vogel, PhD Diabetes Mellitus, Epidemiologic Factors, Ethnic Groups, Glycosylated, Hemoglobin A, Population Groups
Genetic and Environmental Determinants of Lipid Profile in Black and White Youth: A Study of Four Candidate Genes
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:568–577)
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Catherine L. Davis, PhD; Xiaoling Wang, PhD; Harold Sneider, PhD; Frank A. Treiber, PhD Risk Factors, Cardiovascular, Adolescents, Young Adults, Continental Population Groups, Cholesterol, HDL Lipoproteins, Triglycerides, Polymorphism, Body Mass Index
Standard Electrocardiographic Criteria for Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Nigerian Hypertensives
(Ethn Dis. 2005; 15:578–584)
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Adekola Dada, FWACP; Adewole A. Adebiyi, FWACP; Akinyemi Aje, FMCP; Olulola O. Oladapo, FWACP; Ayodele O. Falase, FRCP Electrocardiogram, Hypertension, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Nigeria, Sensitivity, Specificity
Stress-Related Racial Discrimination and Hypertension Likelihood in a Population-Based Sample of African Americans: The Metro Atlanta Heart Disease Study
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:585–593)
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Sharon K. Davis, MEd, MPA, PhD; Yong Liu, MS; Rakale Collins Quarells, PhD; Rebecca Din-Dzietham, MD, PhD African Americans, Blacks, Ethnicity, High Blood Pressure, Hypertension, Minority Health, Prejudice, Race, Racial Discrimination, Racism, Stress
The Development of a Race and Gender-Specific Stress Measure for African-American Women: Jackson, Hogue, Phillips Contextualized Stress Measure
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:594–600)
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Fleda Mask Jackson, PhD, MS; Carol Rowland Hogue, PhD, MPH; Mona Taylor Phillips, PhD African-American Women, Stress, Racism, Gendered Oppression, Grounded Theory, Identity Stressors, Stress Mediato
Race/Ethnic and Sex Differentials in Pulse Pressure Among US Adults
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:601–606)
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Richard G. Rogers, PhD; Jarron M. Saint Onge, BA Pulse Pressure, Race/Ethnicity, Sex
Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors Among Cuban Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:607–614)
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Subrata D. Nath, MBBS, MPH, PhD Cuban Americans,HeartDisease, Risk Factors
Clinical Characteristics of South Asian Patients Hospitalized with Heart Failure
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:615–619)
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Narendra Singh, MD; Milan Gupta, MD Diabetes, Ethnicity, Heart Failure, Population Health, South Asian
Racial Differences in the Use of Aspirin: An Important Tool for Preventing Heart Disease and Stroke
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:620–626)
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David W. Brown, MSPH, MSc; David Shepard; Wayne H. Giles, MD, MSc; Kurt J. Greenlund, PhD; Janet B. Croft, PhD African Americans, Aspirin, Cardiovascular Disease, Cross Sectional, Hispanic
Leisure Time Physical Activity and Metabolic Syndrome in Asian Indian Immigrants Residing in Northern California
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:627–634)
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Kiran B. Misra, PhD, RD; Sarah W. Endemann, MS; Mandeep Ayer, MD Asian Indian, Physical activity, Exercise, Metabolic Syndrome, Insulin resistance, Diabetes, Coronary heart disease
Left Ventricular Function in Type 2 Diabetes Patients Without Cardiac Symptoms in Zaria, Nigeria
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:635–640)
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Solomon S. Danbauchi, MBBS, FWACP; Felicia E. Anumah, MBBS, FMCP; Mohammed A. Alhassan, MBBS, FMCP; Samuel O. David, MBBS; Prof. Geoffrey C. Onyemelukwe; Imhoagene A. Oyati, MBBS, FMCP Function, Left Ventricular, Type 2 Diabetes

Discrepancies in the Regulation of Plasma Adiponectin and TNF-a levels and Adipose Tissue Gene Expression in Obese African Americans with Glucose Intolerance: A Pilot Study Using Rosiglitazone
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:641–648)
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Kwame Osei, MD; Trudy Gaillard, RN, MS, CDE; Charles Cook, MD; June Kaplow, PhD; Matthew Bullock, BS; Dara Schuster, MD Adiponectin, African Americans, Insulin Resistance, Insulin Secretion, mRNA, Rosiglitazone, Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha
Diabetes Management by Residents in Training in a Municipal Hospital Primary Care Site (IPCAAD 2)
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:649–655)
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Christopher D. Miller, MD; David C. Ziemer, MD; Joyce P. Doyle, MD; Curtiss B. Cook, MD; Imad M. El-Kebbi, MD; Daniel L. Gallina, MD; Clyde Watkins Jr, MD; Catherine S. Barnes, RN, PhD; Genene D. Walker, MPH; Robert H. Lyles, PhD; Vicki S. Hertzberg, PhD; William M. McClellan, MD, MPH; William T. Branch Jr, MD; Lawrence S. Phillips, MD Diabetes, Training
Ethnic Disparities in Glycemic Control Among Rural Older Adults with Type 2 Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:656–663)
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Sara A. Quandt, PhD; Ronny A. Bell, PhD, MS; Beverly M. Snively, PhD; Shannon L. Smith, MA; Jeanette M. Stafford, MS; Lindsay K. Wetmore, BA; Thomas A. Arcury, PhD African Americans, Elderly, Diabetes, Ethnicity, Glycosylated Hemoglobin, Health Disparities, Native Americans, Rural
Ethnic Comparisons of Sarcopenia and Obesity in Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:664–670)
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Carmen Castaneda, MD, PhD; Ian Janssen, PhD Body Composition, Chronic Disease, Type 2 Diabetes
Evaluating a Problem-Based Empowerment Program for African Americans with Diabetes: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:671–678)
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Robert M. Anderson, EdD; Martha M. Funnell, MS, RN, CDE; Robin Nwankwo, RD, MPH; Mary Lou Gillard, MS, RN, CDE; Mary Oh, BS; J. Thomas Fitzgerald, PhD African Americans, Diabetes, Empowerment, Patient Educator
Knowledge of Heart Disease Risk Among Spanish Speakers with Diabetes: the Role of Interpreters in the Medical Encounter
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:679–684)
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Julie Wagner, PhD; Gina Abbott, PhD; Kimberly Lacey, DNSc, MSN, APRN Diabetes, Heart Disease, Interpreter, Knowledge, Latino, Spanish
Depression Among Hispanic Women with Type 2 Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:685–690)
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Zara C. Shah; Fatma G. Huffman Depression, Hispanic, Diabetes
Prevalence of Depressive Symptoms in New Mexico Hispanic and Non-Hispanic White Elderly
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:691–697)
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Linda J. Romero, MD; Irene E. Ortiz, MD; M. Rosina Finley, MD; Sharon Wayne, MSPH; Robert D. Lindeman, MD Depression, Depressive Symptoms, Elderly, Hispanic
Associations of Stress and Depressive Symptoms with Cancer in Older Mexican Americans (Ethn Dis. 2005;15:698–704)
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Myra G. Schneider, PhD; David A. Chiriboga, PhD Depression, Elderly, Mexican Americans, Neoplasms, Psychological Stress
Dietary Patterns of Reservation and Non-Reservation Native American Youths
(Ethn Dis. 2005; 15:705–712)
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Jennifer Di Noia, PhD; Steven P. Schinke, PhD; Isobel R. Contento, PhD Adolescents, Children, Diet, Native Americans
Evaluation of African-American and White Racial Classification in a Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Cancer Registry
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:713–719)
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Divya A. Patel, PhD; Alicia Knowles, BS; Ann G. Schwartz, PhD; Kendra Schwartz, MD African Americans, Epidemiology, SEER Program
Barriers to Breast Abnormality Follow-up: Minority, Low-Income Patients’ and Their Providers’ View
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:720–726)
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Celia Patricia Kaplan, DrPH, MA; Merrill Eisenberg, PhD; Pamela I. Erickson, PhD, DrPH; Lori A. Crane, PhD, MPH; Susan Duffey, BA Breast Cancer, Hispanic Americans, Mammography, Patient Compliance
Explaining Geographic Variation in Breast and Cervical Cancer Incidence Rates in US Hispanic Women
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:727– 732)
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Anthony P. Polednak, PhD Breast Cancer, Cancer Surveillance, Cervical Cancer, Hispanic
Acculturation and Its Association with Health-Risk Behaviors in a Rural Latina Population (Ethn Dis. 2005;15:733–739)
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Olivia C. Kasirye, MD, MS; Julia A. Walsh, MD; Patrick S. Romano, MD, MPH; Laurel A. Beckett, PhD; Jorge A. Garcia, MD, MS; Brenda Elvine-Kreis, MA; Jeffrey W. Bethel, BS; Marc B. Schenker, MD, MPH Acculturation, Health-Risk Behaviors, Latinas
African-American Preference for Same-Race Healthcare Providers: the Role of Healthcare Discrimination
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:740–747)
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Jennifer Malat, PhD; Michelle van Ryn, PhD, MPH African Americans, Discrimination, Professional Patient Relations
Knowledge, Attitudes, Beliefs, and Blood Pressure Control in a Community-Based Sample in Ghana
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:748–752)
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Jacqueline Spencer, MD; Erica Phillips, MD, MS; Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MPH, MS Attitudes, Beliefs, Ghana, Hypertension, Knowledge
Health Problems and Hospitalizations Among Asian-American Ethnic Groups
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:753–760)
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Arthur L. Klatsky, MD; Irene Tekawa, MA Asian Americans, Chinese, Epidemiology, Ethnicity, Filipino, Hospitalization, Japanese, Risk, South Asian
Hepatitis B Knowledge and Testing Among Vietnamese-American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:761–767)
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Victoria M. Taylor, MD, MPH; Yutaka Yasui, PhD; Nancy Burke, PhD; John H. Choe, MD, MPH; Elizabeth Acorda, BA; J. Carey Jackson, MD, MA, MPH Hepatitis B, Immigrants, Liver Cancer, Vietnamese Americans
Hair-Relaxer Use and Risk of Preterm Birth Among African-American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:768–772)
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Lynn Rosenberg, ScD; Lauren A. Wise, ScD; Julie R. Palmer, ScD African-American, Hair Preparations, Preterm Birth, Women
Strategies for Recruiting African-American Residents of Public Housing Developments into a Randomized Controlled Trial
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:773–778)
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Shawn K. Jeffries, PhD; Won Choi, PhD, MPH; James Butler, DrPH; Kari Jo Harris, PhD, MPH; Jasjit S. Ahluwalia, MD, MPH, MS Recruitment, African American
Revisiting the 1973 Report, ‘‘Alarming Increase of the Cancer Mortality in the US Black Population (1950–1967)’’
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:779–785)
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Anthony P. Polednak, PhD African American, Cancer, Clinical Trials, Mortality, SEER Program
Esophageal Cancer in African Blacks of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa: An Epidemiological Brief
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:786– 789)
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Zodwa Dlamini, PhD; Kanti Bhoola, MD, PhD Esophageal Carcinoma, Smoking, Alcohol

 

Volume 15, Number 3 (Summer 2005)

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Translational Research: Moving Scientific Advances into the Real-World Setting
(Ethn Dis. 2005; 15:363-364)
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Keith C. Norris, MD  
``I'm Going To Die of Something Anyway'': Women's Perceptions of Tamoxifen for Breast Cancer Risk Reduction
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:365-372)
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Debora A. Paterniti, PhD; Joy Melnikow, MD, MPH; Jim Nuovo, MD; Stuart Henderson, PhD; Michael DeGregorio, PharmD; Miriam Kuppermann, PhD; Robert Nease, PhD Breast Cancer Prevention, Decision- Making, Ethnicity, Qualitative Research
A Pilot Church-Based Weight Loss Program for African-American Adults Using Church Members as Health Educators: A Comparison of Individual and Group Intervention
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:373-378)
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Betty M. Kennedy, PhD; Sahasporn Paeratakul, PhD; Catherine M. Champagne, PhD; Donna H. Ryan, MD; David W. Harsha, PhD; Bernestine McGee, PhD; Glenda Johnson, PhD; Farzad Deyhim, PhD; William Forsythe, PhD; and Margaret L. Bogle, PhD for the Lower Mississippi Delta Nutrition Intervention Research Initiative Diet, Intervention Study, Lifestyle, Obesity, Weight Loss
Perceived Competence of Rural South-African and Rural African-American Families: A Cross- Cultural Assessment of Structural Validity
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:379-386)
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Murelle G. Harrison, PhD; Dorothy Malaka, DhD; Acheampong Yaw Amoateng, PhD; Ivory Toldson, PhD Perceived Competence, Rural Families
Empowering Factors for Regular Mammography Screening in Under-Served Populations: Pilot Survey Results in Tennessee
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:387-394)
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Nasar U. Ahmed, PhD; Jane G. Fort, PhD; Jared D. Elzey, BA; Yigzaw Belay, MS, PAHM Breast Cancer, Empowering Factors, Mammography, Patient Compliance, Under-served
Recruitment Strategies for Minority Participation: Challenges and Cost Lessons from the POWER Interview
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:395-406)
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Joyce Fulton Keyzer, RNC, MPA; Joy Melnikow, MD, MPH; Miriam Kuppermann, PhD, MPH; Stephen Birch, DPhil; Christina Kuenneth, MPH; Jim Nuovo, MD; Rahman Azari, PhD; Debra Oto-Kent, MPH; Mairin Rooney Minority Recruitment, Tamoxifen, Women's Preferences
Activity of 11û-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type 2 in Normotensive Blacks and Whites
( Ethn Dis. 2005;15:407-410)
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R. Ravi Shankar, MD; Paolo Ferrari, MD; Bernard Dick, MS; Walter T. Ambrosius, PhD; George J. Eckert, MS; J. Howard Pratt, MD 11b-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type 2 Enzyme Activity, Blood Pressure, Race, Sodium
Acculturation and Cardiovascular Disease Screening Practices Among Mexican Americans Living in Chicago
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:411-417)
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Janine M. Jurkowski, PhD, MPH; Timothy P. Johnson, PhD Access to Health Care, Acculturation, Cardiovascular Disease, Culture, Hispanics, Mexican Americans, Screening Practices
The Global Burden of Chronic Kidney Disease and the Way Forward
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:418-423)
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C. O. Alebiosu, FWACP; O. E. Ayodele, FWACP Burden, Chronic Kidney Disease, Prevention
A Family History of Diabetes Is Related to Abnormal Insulin Sensitivity in African-Caribbean Girls of Low Birth Weight: Is Catch-up Weight Important?
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:424-428)
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Earle C. Chambers, PhD; Eugene S. Tull, DrPH; Henry Fraser, PhD; Nyasha R. Mutunhu, BA; Natasha P. Sobers, MBBS; Elisa Niles, BS Diabetes, Low Birthweight, Insulin Resistance
Distribution and Determinants of Coronary Artery Disease in an Urban Pakistani Setting (Ethn Dis. 2005;15:429-435)
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Sunita Dodani, MD, MS Coronary Artery Disease, Developing Countries, Hypertension, Risk Factors
Familial Roles of Older African-American Women with Type 2 Diabetes: Testing of a New Multiple Caregiving Measure
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:436-443)
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Carmen D. Samuel-Hodge, PhD; Anne H. Skelly, PhD; Sandra Headen, PhD; Lori Carter-Edwards, PhD African-American Women, Multiple Care-giving, Type 2 Diabetes, Validation
Health Belief Model Factors in Mammography Screening: Testing for Interactions Among Subpopulations of Caribbean Women
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:444-452)
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Nathan S. Consedine, PhD; Carol Magai, PhD; David Horton, BA; Alfred I. Neugut, MD, PhD; Michael Gillespie, PhD Caribbean Women, Cognitive Factors, Health Belief Model, Minority Women, Mammography, Screening
Ethnicity and Breast Cancer in Hawaii: Increased Survival but Continued Disparity
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:453-460)
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Kathryn L. Braun, DrPH; Megan Fong, MPH; Carolyn Gotay, PhD; Ian S. Pagano, PhD; Clayton Chong, MD Asian Americans, Mortality, Paci fic Islander Americans, Vulnerable Populations
Ethnic Variation in Health-Related Quality of Life Among Low-Income Men With Prostate Cancer
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:461-468)
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Tracey L. Krupski, MD; Geoffrey Sonn; Lorna Kwan, MPH; Sally Maliski, PhD; Arlene Fink, PhD; Mark S. Litwin MD, MPH Disadvantaged, Ethnicity, Health-Related Quality of Life, Prostate Cancer, Quality of Life

Religion, Sociodemographic and Personal Characteristics, and Self-Reported Health in Whites, Blacks, and Hispanics Living in Low-Socioeconomic Status Neighborhoods
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:469-484)
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Luisa Franzini, PhD; John C. Ribble, MD; Katherine A. Wingfield, JD, MPH Health Outcomes, Race/Ethnicity, Religion, Simultaneous-Equation Model
Ethnicity as Manifest in Drug-Speci®c Vocabulary and Subsequent Risk of Starting Cannabis Use in Early Adolescence
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:485-491)
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Holly C. Wilcox, PhD; Carla L. Storr, ScD; Mike Z. Benoit, BA; James C. Anthony, PhD Cannabis, Epidemiology, Knowledge, Neighborhood, Terminology
Disparities in Maternal Outcomes Among Four Ethnic Populations
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:492-497)
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Jay J. Shen, PhD; Catherine Tymkow, ND; Nancy MacMullen, PhD African American, Asian/Paci®c Islander, Disparities, Hispanics, Maternal Outcome
Preventive Care in the United States: Are Blacks Finally Catching Up?
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:498-504)
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Janice Blanchard MD, MPH; Nicole Lurie, MD, MSPH Blacks, Preventive Measures
Why Does Adult African-American Smoking Prevalence in California Remain Higher Than for Non-Hispanic Whites?
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:505-511)
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Dennis R. Trinidad, PhD; Elizabeth A. Gilpin, MS; Martha M. White, MS; John P. Pierce, PhD African American, Cessation, Ethnicity, Prevalence, Race, Smoking

 

Volume 15, Number 2 (Spring 2005)

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Evolving Demographics and Disparities in an Urban Diabetes Clinic: Implications for Diabetes Education and Treatment
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:173-178)

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Virginia G. Dunbar, BS; Esther C. King, BSN; Christopher D. George, MS; Imad M. El-Kebbi, MD; David C. Ziemer, MD; Daniel L. Gallina, MD; Curtiss B. Cook, MD Demography, Diabetes Mellitus, Ethnic Groups, Hyperglycemia, Obesity, Patient Education
Chronic Pain in Older Black Americans: The Influence of Health and Psychosocial Factors
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:179-186)
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Tamara A. Baker, PhD Black Americans, Pain, Race and Ethnicity, Depression, Physical Impairment, Health
Addressing Oral Health Disparities in Settings Without a Research-Intensive Dental School: Collaborative Strategies
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:187-190)
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David Easa, MD; Rosanne Harrigan, EdD; Zoè Hammatt, Esq; Mark Greer, DMD; Carolyn Kuba, MS; James Davis, PhD; James D. Beck, PhD; Steven Offenbacher, DDS, PhD Asians and Paci®c Islanders, Dental School, Hawaii, Health Disparities, Oral Health
Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase Intron 4 Polymorphism Is a Marker for Coronary Artery Disease in African-American and Caucasian Men
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:191-197)
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Swapna Rao, BS; Harland Austin, DSc; Madalyn N. Davidoff, MD; A. Maziar Zafari, MD, PhD Coronary Artery Disease, Endothelium, Genetic Polymorphisms, Nitric Oxide Synthase
Race-Ethnic Differences in the Extent, Prevalence, and Progression of Coronary Calcium
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:198-204)
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Miwa Kawakubo, MS; Laurie LaBree, MS; Min Xiang, MS; Terence M. Doherty, BA; Nathan D. Wong, PhD; Stanley Azen, PhD; Robert Detrano, MD, PhD Coronary Calcium, Coronary Heart Disease, Ethnicity
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Pharmacologic Management of Diabetes Mellitus Among Long-Term Care Facility Residents
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:205-212)
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Jenifer E. Allsworth, PhD; Rebecca Toppa, PhD; Nicole C. Palin, BA; Kate L. Lapane, PhD Antidiabetic Medications, Diabetes, Elderly, Long-Term Care, Nursing Homes Racial Disparities, Race/Ethnicity
Risk Factors for Coronary Heart Disease Among Immigrant Women from Iran and Turkey, Compared to Women of Swedish Ethnicity
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:213-220)
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Achraf Daryani, BSc; Lars Berglund, BSc; Åsa Andersson, BSc; Tahire Kocturk, PhD; Wulf Becker, PhD; Bengt Vessby, MD, PhD Cardiovascular Factors, Immigrants, Iranian, Turkish, Swedish, Middle East, Health Survey, Smoking, Unemployment
Genetic Predictors of Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors in Premenopausal African-American Women
(Ethn Dis.2005;15:221-232)
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Joyce Newman Giger, EdD, RN, CS; Ora L. Strickland, PhD, RN; Michael Weaver, PhD, RN; Herman Taylor, MD; Ronald T. Acton, PhD African-American Women, Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors, Genotypes, Metabolic Syndrome, Phenotypes, Premenopausal
Metabolic Syndrome in a Multiethnic Population in Rural Hawaii
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:233-237)
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Andrew Grandinetti, PhD; Healani K. Chang, DrPH; Andre´ Theriault, PhD; Joanne Mor, MS  
Dietary Intake, Perceptions Regarding Body Weight, and Attitudes Toward Weight Control of Normal Weight, Overweight, and Obese Black Females in a Rural Village in South Africa
(Ethn Dis.2005;15:238-245)
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Mieke Faber, PhD; H. Salome Kruger, PhD Attitude Toward Weight Control, Dietary Intake, Females, Obesity, Overweight, Rural, Self-reported Health Status, South Africa
Church-Based Obesity Treatment for African-American Women Improves Adherence
(Ethn Dis 2005;15:246-255)
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Tracy Sbrocco, PhD; Michele M. Carter, PhD; Evelyn L. Lewis, MA, MD; Nicole A. Vaughn, PhD; Kimberly L. Kalupa, PhD; Sandra King, MS; Sonia Suchday, PhD; Robyn L. Osborn, MA; Jennifer A. Cintro´n, MA Adherence, African Americans, Obesity Treatment, Weight Maintenance
Physical Activity of Aboriginals with Type 2 Diabetes: An Exploratory Study
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:256-266)
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Stephanie Brunet, MSc; Ronald C. Plotnikoff, PhD; Kim Raine, RD, PhD; Kerry Courneya, PhD Aboriginals, Diabetes, Physical Activity, Social Cognitive Theory

Alcohol Use and Adherence to Prescribed Therapy Among Under-Served Latino and African- American Patients Using Emergency Department Services
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:267-275)
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Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi, PhD; Mohsen Bazargan, PhD; Eugene Hardin, MD; Eric G. Bing, MD, PhD, MPH Adherence, African Americans, Alcohol, Emergency Department, Latino
Influence of Nativity on Neonatal Survival of Black Twins in the United States
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:276-282)
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Hamisu M. Salihu, MD, PhD; Wanda S. Mardenbrough-Gumbs, MPH; Muktar H. Aliyu, MD, MPH; Jeanine E. Sedjro, BS; Bosny J. Pierre-Louis, CRT, MPH; Russell S. Kirby, MS, PhD; Greg R. Alexander, MPH, ScD Black, Mortality, Nativity, Twins
Using Focus Groups of Older African Americans and Latinos with Diabetes to Modify a Self-Care Empowerment Intervention
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:283-291)
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Catherine A. Sarkisian, MD, MSPH; Rebecca J. Brusuelas; W. Neil Steers, PhD; Mayer B. Davidson, MD; Arleen F. Brown, MD, PhD; Keith C. Norris, MD; Robert M. Anderson, EdD; Carol M. Mangione, MD, MSPH Diabetes Mellitus, Focus Groups, Self Care, Aged, Blacks, Hispanic Americans, African American, Latino

Perceptions of African-American Culture and Implications for Clinical Trial Design
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:292-299)
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Jamy D. Ard, MD; Raegan W. Durant, MD; Lori Carter Edwards, PhD; Laura P. Svetkey, MD, MHS African American, Clinical Trial, Culture, Focus Group
The Informed Consent Process in a Cross-Cultural Setting: Is the Process Achieving the Intended Result?
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:300-304)
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Melvina McCabe, MD; Frank Morgan, BA; Helen Curley; Rick Begay; Dorothy M. Gohdes, MD Cross-Cultural, Informed Consent, Navajo Language, Translation
Prevalence and Predictors of Smoking Behavior Among Samoans in Three Geographical Regions
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:305-315)
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Shiraz I. Mishra, MBBS, PhD; Kathryn Osann, PhD; Pat H. Luce, MS Minority Group, Paci®c Islander, Samoan, Smoking, Tobacco Use
Ethnic Differences in Trends and Determinants of Cigarette Smoking in Hawaii
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:316-323)
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Gertraud Maskarinec, MD, PhD; Sanjaya Dhakal, MS; Ian Pagano, PhD; Linda Carlin, PhD; Marc T. Goodman, PhD; Loic Le Marchand, MD, PhD; Abraham Nomura, MD, DrPH; Lynne R. Wilkens, DrPH; Laurence N. Kolonel, MD, PhD Ethnic Groups, Prevalence Trends, Smoking
On the Coding and Reporting of Race and Ethnicity in New Hampshire for Purposes of Cancer Reporting
(Ethn Dis. 2005;115:324-331)
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Bruce L. Riddle, PhD Ethnicity, Race, Registry
Disparities in the Coverage of Cancer Information in Ethnic Minority and Mainstream Mass Print Media
(Ethn Dis.2005;15:332-340)
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Laurie Hoffman-Goetz, PhD, MPH; Daniela B. Friedman, MSc Cancer, Ethnic Minority, Mass Media, Mortality, Readability

 

Volume 15, Number 1 (Winter 2005)

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The Metabolic Syndrome
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:1-2)
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W. Dallas Hall, MD, MACP  
Retrospective Analysis: Consensus Statement of the Hypertension in African Americans Working Group of the International Society on Hypertension in Blacks (ISHIB)
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:3-5)
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Keith C. Ferdinand, MD  
Is High Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Useful in Diagnosis of Metabolic Syndrome in Native Africans with Type 2 Diabetes?
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:6-10)
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Simeon A. Isezuo, MBBS, FMCP Africans, HDL-Cholesterol, Metabolic Syndrome, Predictive Values
Ethnic, Gender, and Age-Related Differences in Treatment and Control of Dyslipidemia in Hypertensive Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:11-16)
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Katharine H. Hendrix, PhD; Jessica E. Riehle, RN; Brent M. Egan, MD Age, Dyslipidemia, Gender, Hypertension, Race, Treatment
Race Differences in Cardiovascular and Cortisol Responses to an Interpersonal Challenge in Women Who Are Family Caregivers
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:17-24)
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Sara Wilcox, PhD; Melissa Bopp, MS; Dawn K. Wilson, PhD; Laura J. Fulk, MS; Gregory A. Hand, PhD, MPH African American, Aging, Cardiovascular Reactivity, Caregiving, Cortisol, Race Differences, Women
Prevalence, Treatment, and Control of Hypertension Among African Americans and Caucasians at Primary Care Sites for Medically Under-served Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:25-32)
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Nina Sheats; Yan Lin, MD; Wenle Zhao, PhD; DeAnna E. Cheek, MD; Daniel T. Lackland, DrPH; Brent M. Egan, MD Control, Ethnic Differences, Hypertension, Prevalence, Treatment
Rural and Semi-Urban Differences in Salt Intake, and Its Dietary Sources, in Ashanti, West Africa
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:33-39)
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Sally M. Kerry, MSc; Lynsey Emmett, MSc; Frank B. Micah, MB, ChB; Ruby Martin-Peprah, MB, ChB; Sampson Antwi, MB, ChB, MWACP; Richard O. Phillips, MB, ChB; Jacob Plange-Rhule, MB, ChB, MRCP; John B. Eastwood, MD, FRCP; Francesco P. Cappuccio, MD, FRCP Rural, Dietary, Salt, Blood Pressure, Urbanization
Racial/Ethnic Disparity and Predictors of Leisure-Time Physical Activity Among US Men
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:40-52)
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Nasar U. Ahmed, PhD; Gary L. Smith, MS; Ann M. Flores, PhD, PT; Rubens J. Pamies, MD; Hyacinth R. C. Mason, PhD, MPH, CHES; Kristy F. Woods, MD, MPH; Steven C. Stain, MD Health Disparity, Leisure-Time Physical Activity, Race Ethnicity, Socioeconomics
A Short Acculturation Scale for Mexican-American Populations
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:53-62)
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Gloria D. Coronado, PhD; Beti Thompson, PhD; Dale McLerran, MS; Stephen M. Schwartz, PhD; Thomas D. Koepsell, MD, MPH Acculturation, Hispanic, Immigration, Latino, Mexican, Mexican-American
Cigarette Advertising in Black, Latino, and White Magazines, 1998-2002: An Exploratory Investigation
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15: 63-67)
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Hope Landrine, PhD; Elizabeth A. Klonoff, PhD; Senaida Fernandez, MS; Norval Hickman, BA; Kennon Kashima, PhD; Bina Parekh, PhD; KaMala Thomas, MA; Catherine R. Brouillard, BA; Michelle Zolezzi, BA; Jennifer A. Jensen, MPH; Zorahna Weslowski Blacks, Ethnicity, Latinos, Tobacco Advertising
Perceptions of Participation in an Observational Epidemiologic Study of Cancer Among African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:68-75)
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Kyna M. Gooden, MPH; Lori Carter-Edwards, PhD; Cathrine Hoyo, PhD; Jabar Akbar, MPH; Rebecca J. Cleveland, MPH; Veronica Oates, MPH; Ethel Jackson, MPH; Helena Furberg, PhD; Marilie D. Gammon, PhD African Americans, Cancer, Epidemiologic Studies, Focus Groups, Recruitment Methodology
Racial Ethnic Differences in Screening for Colon Cancer: Report from the New York Cancer Project
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:76-83)
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David Vlahov, PhD; Jennifer Ahern, MS; Tara Vazquez, BS; Stephen Johnson, PhD; Laura A. Philips, PhD; Denis Nash, PhD; Maria K. Mitchell, PhD; Harold Freeman, MD Colon Cancer, Colonoscopy, Disparities, Ethnicity, Race, Screening
Reproducibility of Self-Reported Pap Test Utilization in Middle-Aged African-American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:84-89)
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Cathrine Hoyo, PhD; Truls Ostbye, MD, PhD; Celette S. Skinner, PhD; Kimberly S.H. Yarnal, MD; Jaspreet Chowdhary, MPH African American, Cancer Screening, Cervical Cancer, Reproducibility, Women
Collecting Information on Race, Hispanic Ethnicity, and Birthplace of Cancer Patients: Policies and Practices in Connecticut Hospitals
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:90-96)
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Anthony P. Polednak, PhD Patient Demographics, Cancer, Race/Ethnicity
Who Trusts Healthcare Institutions? Results from a Community-Based Sample
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:97-103)
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Corrine I. Voils, PhD; Eugene Z. Oddone, MD; Kevin P. Weinfurt, PhD; Joelle Y. Friedman, MPA; Kevin A. Schulman, MD; Hayden B. Bosworth, PhD Blacks, Ethnicity, Healthcare Institutions, Latinos, Race, Trust

Access to Health Care in a Rural Area of the Philippines
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:104-109)
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Cielito C. Reyes-Gibby, DrPH; Lu Ann Aday, PhD Access to Care, Community Health, Philippines, Survey
Suicidal Ideation Among African-American Non-Injection Drug Users
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:110-115)
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Jennifer R. Havens, PhD; Danielle C. Ompad, PhD; Carl A. Latkin, PhD; Crystal M. Fuller, PhD; Amelia M. Arria, PhD; David Vlahov, PhD; Steffanie A. Strathdee, PhD African American, Depression, Drug Dependence, Suicidal Ideation, Suicide
Racial Differences in Analgesic/Anti-inflammatory Medication Adherence Among Patients with Osteoarthritis
(Ethn Dis.2005;15:116-122)
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Kelli L. Dominick, PhD; Yvonne M. Golightly, PT; Hayden B. Bosworth, PhD Analgesics, Ethnic Groups, Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs, Osteoarthritis, Patient Nonadherence
Successfully Recruiting a Multicultural Population: The DASH-Sodium Experience
(Ethn Dis. 2005;15:123-129)
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Betty M. Kennedy, PhD; Paul R. Conlin, MD; Denise Ernst, MA; Patrice Reams; Jeanne B. Charleston, RN, MSN; Lawrence J. Appel, MD, MPH African Americans, Mass Mailings, Multicenter Trials, Recruitment
Can a Culturally Responsive Model for Research Design Bring Us Closer to Addressing Participation Disparities? Lessons Learned from Cancer Survivorship Studies (Ethn Dis. 2005;15:130-137)
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Kimlin Tam Ashing-Giwa, PhD Cancer, Culture, Ethnic Minority, Health Disparities, Multicultural Research, Recruitment, Research Design

 

 


2004

 

Volume 14, Number 4 (Autumn 2004)

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Racial Differences in Mortality from Obesity-Related Chronic Diseases in US Women Diagnosed with Breast Cancer
( Ethn Dis. 2004;14:463-468)

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Anthony P. Polednak, PhD  
I Will Miss the Study, God Bless You All'': Participation in a Nutritional Chemoprevention Trial
(Ethn Dis. 2004; 14:469-475)
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Geraldine Moreno-Black, PhD, CNS; Gail Shor-Posner PhD, CNS; Maria-Jose Miguez, MD, PhD; Ximena Burbano, MD; Sandra O'Mellan, P. Yovanoff, PhD Barriers to Participation, Participant Interpretation, Randomized Control Clinical Trials, Retention
Serum Total Homocysteine Concentration Determinants in Non-Hispanic White, Non-Hispanic Black, and Mexican-American Populations of the United States
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:476-482)
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Vijay Ganji, PhD, RD; Mohammmad R. Kafai, PhD Alcohol, Folate, Homocysteine, Mexican American, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, NHANES III, Non- Hispanic Black, Race-Ethnicity, Smoking, United States
Left Ventricular Structure and Systolic Function in African Americans: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:483-488)
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Vuyisile T. Nkomo, MD; Donna K. Arnett, PhD; Emelia J. Benjamin, MD, ScM; Philip R. Liebson, MD; Richard G. Hutchinson, MD; Thomas N. Skelton, MD African Americans, Cohort Studies, Echocardiography, Left Ventricular Mass
Does Socioeconomic Position Moderate the Effects of Race on Cardiovascular Disease Mortality?
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:489-496)
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Rhonda Jones-Webb, DrPH; Xinhua Yu, MD, PhD; Jennifer O'Brien, BA; Peter Hannan, MStat; Melanie Wall, PhD; John Oswald, PhD CVD, Mortality, Blacks, Socioeconomic, Position, Race, Age
Knowledge and Practice: The Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Among Asian Indians. Results from Focus Groups Conducted in Asian Indian Communities in Northern California
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14;497-504)
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Preety Kalra, MS; Shobha Srinivasan, PhD; Susan Ivey, MD, MHSA; Kurt Greenlund, PhD Asian Indians, Cardiovascular Risk, Focus Groups, Interventions, Stress
Association of a Culturally Defined Syndrome (Nervios) with Chest Pain and DSM-IV Affective Disorders in Hispanic Patients Referred for Cardiac Stress Testing
(Ethn Dis. 2004; 14:505-514)
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Valory N. Pavlik, PhD; David J. Hyman, MD; Juliet A. Wendt, MD; Claudia Orengo, MD, PhD Chest Pain, Nervios, Cardiovascular Disease, DSM-IV Affective Disorder
Coronary Artery Disease and Risk Factors in Black South Africans - A Comparative Study (Ethn Dis. 2004;14:515-519)
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M. R. Nethononda, MD; M. R. Essop, MD; A. D. Mbewu, MD; J. S. Galpin, PhD Africans, Cholesterol, Coronary Artery Disease, Risk Factors
Designing Multi-Ethnic Stroke Studies: The Brain Attack Surveillance in Corpus Christi (BASIC) Project
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:520-526)
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Melinda A. Smith, MPH; Jan M. H. Risser, PhD; Lemuel A. Moyé, MD, PhD; Nelda Garcia; Olubumi Akiwumi; Ken Uchino, MD; Lewis B. Morgenstern, MD Community, Design, Epidemiology, Ethnic, Hispanic, Methods, Quality Assurance, Stroke, Surveillance, Underserved
Dietary Behavior Among African Americans: Assessing Cultural Identity and Health Consciousness
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:527-532)
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Shawn M. Bediako, PhD; Naa Oyo A. Kwate, PhD; Reggie Rucker, MS Cultural Identity, Dietary Behavior, African Americans
"Does Skinny Mean Healthy?'' Perceived Ideal, Current, and Healthy Body Sizes Among African-American Girls and Their Female Caregivers
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:533-541)
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Mira L. Katz, PhD, MPH; Penny Gordon-Larsen, PhD; Margaret E. Bentley, PhD; Kristine Kelsey, PhD; Kenitra Shields, BA; Alice Ammerman, DrPH Adolescent Obesity, African Americans, Body Image
Overweight and Obesity Among Urban Sahraoui Women of South Morocco
(Ethn Dis.2004;14:542-547)
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Mohamed Rguibi, MSC; Regia Belahsen, PhD Morocco, Obesity, Sahraoui Ethnic Group, Women
A Randomized Pilot Trial of Exercise Promotion in Sedentary African-American Adults
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:548- 557)
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Robert L. Newton Jr, PhD; Michael G. Perri, PhD Blacks, Ethnology, Exercise Counseling, Physical Fitness
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Osteoarthritis: Prevalence, Outcomes, and Medical Care (Ethn Dis. 2004;14:558-566)
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Kelli L. Dominick, PhD; Tamara A. Baker, PhD Ethnic Groups, Osteoarthritis, Race
Physician-Patient Interaction and Depression Among African-American Women: A National Study
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:567-573)
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Isabel C. Scarinci, PhD; Bettina M. Beech, DrPH; Jennifer M. Watson, PhD African American, Depression, Interaction, Physician, Women

Diabetes Care Among Older Urban American Indians and Alaska Natives
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:574-579)
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Dorothy A. Rhoades, MD, MPH; Yvette Roubideaux, MD, MPH; Dedra Buchwald, MD Aged, Indians North American, Quality of Care, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Urban
Racial and Ethnic Variation in Response to Mailed and Telephone Surveys Among Women in a Managed Care Population
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:580-583)
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Karin M. Nelson, MD, MSHS; Ann M. Geiger, PhD; Carol M. Mangione, MD, MPH Data Collection/Methods, Ethnic Groups, Health Surveys
A Community Study of Language Concordance in Russian Patients with Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:584-588)
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Philip S. Mehler, MD; Rita A. Lundgren, MS; Irina Pines, MD; Katherine Doll, RN Blood Pressure, Diabetics, Glycemic, Hyperlipidemia, Russian
Explaining the Relationship Between Race/Ethnicity and Pharmacy Purchased Syringes Among Injection Drug Users in New York City
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:589-596)
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Crystal M. Fuller, PhD; Sandro Galea, MD, DrPH; Shannon Blaney, BA; Danielle C. Ompad, PhD; Sherry Deren, PhD; Don Des Jarlais, PhD; David Vlahov, PhD HIV, Injection Drug Use, Pharmacy, Racial Disparities

 

Volume 2004, Number 3 (Summer 2004)

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Pregnancy Outcome of Mexican-American Women: The Effect of Generational Residence in the United States
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:317-321)
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James W. Collins Jr, MD, MPH; Richard J. David, MD Generational, Low Birth Weight, Mexican-American, Nativity
Poverty, Education, Race, and Pregnancy Outcome
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:322-329)
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David A. Savitz, PhD; Jay S. Kaufman, PhD; Nancy Dole, PhD; Anna Maria Siega-Riz, PhD; John M. Thorp, Jr, MD; Diane T. Kaczor, MA Ethnic Groups, Premature Infant, Small for Gestational Age Infant, Social Class, Socioeconomic Factors
Repeat HIV Testing Among Low-Income Minority Women: A Descriptive Analysis of Factors Influencing Decisional Balance
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:330-335)
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Elizabeth A. Bonney, MD; Richard Crosby, PhD; Lydia Odenat, BS HIV, African-American Women, Low-Income, HIV Testing
TV Viewing Habits and Body Mass Index Among South Carolina Head Start Children
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:336-339)
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Sarah Levin, PhD; Maurice W. Martin, PhD; William F. Riner, PhD Overweight/Obesity, Sedentary Behavior, Television, Youth
Lifestyle Risk Factors for Chronic Disease by Family Origin Among Children in Multiethnic, Lowincome, Urban Neighborhoods
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14: 340-350)
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Jennifer O’Loughlin, PhD; Gilles Paradis, MD, MSc; Garbis Meshefedjian, MSc; Ayelet Eppel, BSc; Slimane Belbraouet, PhD; Katherine Gray-Donald, PhD Body Mass Index, Cardiovascular Disease, Children, Diet, Ethnicity, Low Income, Physical Activity, Risk Factors, Smoking
Lipoprotein Heterogeneity at Birth: Influence of Gestational Age and Race on Lipoprotein Subclasses and Lp (a) Lipoprotein
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:351-359)
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Peter O. Kwiterovich Jr, MD; Donna G. Virgil, MS; Elizabeth S. Garrett, PhD; James Otvos, PhD; Rita Driggers, MD; Karin Blakemore, MD; Steven L. Cockrill, PhD; Ronald D. Macfarlane, PhD Apolipoproteins, HDL Subclasses, LDL Subclasses, Lp (a) Lipoprotein, Smallfor- gestational Age, VLDL Subclasses
Racial Disparities in Coronary Heart Disease: A Sociological View of the Medical Literature on Physician Bias
(Ethn Dis. 2004; 14:360-371)
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Contessa Fincher, PhD, MPH; Joyce E. Williams, PhD; Vicky MacLean, PhD; Jeroan J. Allison, MD, MS; Catarina I. Kiefe, PhD, MD; John Canto, MD, MSPH Physician Bias, African American, Cardiovascular Disease, Racism
Diabetes and its Related Risk Factors Among Russian-Speaking Immigrants in New York State
( Ethn Dis. 2004;14:372-377)
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Akiko S. Hosler, PhD; Thomas A. Melnik, DrPH; Maureen M. Spence, MS, RD Diabetes, Obesity, High Blood Pressure, Russian, Immigrants, New York
Clinical Characteristics of Stroke Among Chinese in New York City
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:378-383)
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Jing Fang, MD; Sun Hoo Foo, MD; Jiann-Shing Jeng, MD; Ping-Keung Yip, MD; Michael H. Alderman, MD Chinese, In-hospital Death, Stroke
Obese African Americans: The Prevalence of Dyslipidemia, Hypertension, and Diabetes Mellitus
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:384-388)
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Otelio S. Randall, MD; Tamrat M. Retta, MD, PhD; John Kwagyan, PhD; Victor R. Gordeuk, MD; Shichen Xu, MD; Abid R. Maqbool, MD; Muluemebet Ketete, MD; Thomas O. Obisesan, MD African Americans, Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors, Diabetes Mellitus, Dyslipidemia, Hypertension, Obesity, Females
Race/Ethnic and Sex Differentials in Body Mass Among US Adults
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:389-398)
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Justin T. Denney, MA; Patrick M. Krueger; Richard G. Rogers, PhD; Jason D. Boardman, PhD Race/Ethnicity, Sex, Body Mass, Obesity
Comparing Acculturation Models in Evaluating Dietary Habits Among Low-Income Hispanic Women
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:399-404)
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Sonya Norman, PhD; Cynthia Castro, PhD; Cheryl Albright, PhD, MPH; Abby King, PhD Acculturation, Dietary Habits, Nutrition, Hispanic Women
Perceived Race Discrimination Moderates Dietary Beliefs' Effects on Dietary Intake
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:405-416)
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Ron Carmichael Manuel, PhD Health Beliefs and Behavior, Dietary Intake, Food Choice, Race Discrimination
Risk Factors for Falling in Older Mexican Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:417-422)
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Carlos A. Reyes-Ortiz, MD; Soham Al Snih, MD; Jose´ Loera, MD; Laura A. Ray, MPA; Kyriakos Markides, PhD Falls, Older Mexican Americans, Prevalence, Risk Factors
Understanding the Challenges in Recruiting Blacks to a Longitudinal Cohort Study: The Adventist Health Study
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:423-430)
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Patti Herring, PhD; Susanne Montgomery, PhD; Antronette K. Yancey, MD, MPH; David Williams, PhD; Gary Fraser, MD, PhD Minority Recruitment, African Americans, Cohort Study, Blacks

The Effect of Migration on Cancer Incidence Among Japanese in Hawaii
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:431-439)
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Gertraud Maskarinec, MD, PhD; Jihae J. Noh, MPH Cancer, Migration, Risk Factors, Ecologic Studies, Ethnic Groups

 

Volume 14, Number 2 (Spring 2004)

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Restyling our Lives to Reduce Cardiovascular Disease Risk: What Will It Take?
(Ethn Dis. 2004; 14:185-188)
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Shiriki Kumanyika, PhD Cardiovascular Disease Risk, Lifestyles
Religion, Spirituality, and Healthcare Choices of African-American Women: Results of a National Survey
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:189-197)
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Whitney Dessio; Christine Wade, MPH; Maria Chao, MPA; Fredi Kronenberg, PhD; Linda F. Cushman, PhD; Debra Kalmuss, PhD African-American, CAM, Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Ethnic, Race, Religion, Spirituality
Correlates of Physical Activity Levels in a Sample of Urban African Americans with Type 2 Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:198-205)
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Camille A. Pearte, MD; Tiffany L. Gary, PhD; Frederick L. Brancati, MD, MHS African Americans, Blacks, Determinants, Physical Activity, Type 2 Diabetes
Genetic and Environmental Influences on Forced Expiratory Volume in African Americans: The Carolina African-American Twin Study of Aging
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:206-211)
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Keith E. Whitfield, PhD; Sebrina A. Wiggins, BS; Rhonda Belue, PhD; Dwayne T. Brandon, MA African Americans, Average Peak Expiratory Flow Rate, Pulmonary Function, Quantitative Genetics, Twins
A Review: Maximizing Social SupportÐA Neglected Strategy for Improving Weight Management with African-American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:212-218)
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William A. Wolfe, MSW African-American Women, Obesity, Social Support, Weight Management
Dietary Differences Among Women of Polish Descent by Country of Birth and Duration of Residency in the United States
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:219-226)
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Daniel P. Dunham, MD, MPH; Agnes Czysczon, MPH; Noel Cha´vez, PhD, RD, LD; Julie Piorkowski, MPH; Victoria Persky, MD Diet, Nutrition, Breast Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Coronary Artery Disease, Polish
Correlates of Femoral Artery Flow Mediated Dilation in a Multi-Ethnic Sample of 12- to 26-Year-Olds
(Ethn Dis. 2004; 14:227-232)
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Bryan Hartley, MD; Frank Treiber, PhD; David Ludwig, PhD; Gaston Kapuku, MD, PhD Endothelial Function, Endothelin- 1, Ethnicity, Flow Mediated Dilation, Youth
The Global Cardiovascular Diseases Risk Pattern in a Peri-Urban Working-Class Community in South Africa. The Mamre Study
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:233-242)
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Krisela Steyn, MSc, NED, MD; Naomi S. Levitt, MD; Margaret Hoffman, BSc, MBChB, DCM; A. David Marais, MBChB, FCP (SA); Jean M. Fourie, MPhil; Estelle V. Lambert, PhD; Thomas A. Gaziano, MD; Lulama Kepe, BSc (Hons); Carl J. Lombard, PhD Cardiovascular Disease Risk Score, Hypertension, Diabetes, Lipids, South Africa
Characteristics of Ketosis-Prone Diabetes in a Multiethnic Indigent Community
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:243-249)
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Mario R. Maldonado, MD; Max E. Otiniano, MD, MPH; Rebekah Lee, PA; Lucille Rodriguez, LVN; Ashok Balasubramanyam, MD African-American, b-cell function, Caucasian, Compliance, Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Ethnicity, Hispanic

Prevalence of Hypertension in Some Cross-Cultural Populations of Visakhapatnam District, South India

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Yadlapalli S. Kusuma, PhD; Bontha V. Babu, PhD; Jammigumpula M. Naidu, PhD  
International Collaborative Study of Cardiovascular Disease in Asia: Design, Rationale, and Preliminary Results
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:260-268)
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Jiang He, MD, PhD; Bruce Neal, MD, PhD; Dongfeng Gu, MD, MS; Paibul Suriyawongpaisal, MD, MMSc; Xue Xin, MD, MS; Robert Reynolds, ScD; Stephen MacMahon, MD, PhD; Paul K. Whelton MD, MSc; for the InterASIA Collaborative Group Blood Pressure, Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors, China, Coronary Heart Disease, Cross-sectional Studies, Lipids, Stroke, Thailand
The Feasibility of Partnering with African-American Barbershops to Provide Prostate Cancer Education
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:269-273)
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Alton Hart, Jr., MD, MPH; Deborah J. Bowen, PhD Prostatic Neoplasms, Blacks, Primary Prevention, Health Education, Public Health
Smoking Cessation and Its Determinants Among Older American Indians: The Strong Heart Study
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14: 274-279)
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Patricia Nez Henderson, MD, MPH; Dorothy Rhoades, MD, MPH; Jeffrey A. Henderson, MD, MPH; Thomas K. Welty, MD, MPH; Dedra Buchwald, MD Determinants, North American Indian, Smoking Cessation
Variations in Hip Fracture Hospitalization Rates Among Different Race/Ethnicity Groups in NewYork City
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:280-284)
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Jing Fang, MD; Ruth Freeman, MD; Rajeswari Jeganathan, MBBS; Michael H. Alderman, MD Hip Fractures, Hospitalization, Race/Ethnicity
Compliance with Recommendations for Follow-Up Care in Latinos: The Los Angeles Latino Eye Study
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14: 285-291)
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Miguel Unzueta, MD; Denise Globe, PhD; Joanne Wu, MS; Sylvia Paz, MS; Stanley Azen, PhD; Rohit Varma, MD, MPH; and the Los Angeles Latino Eye Study Group Epidemiology, Latinos, Self-Reported Follow-Up

Quality of Birthplace Information Obtained from Death Certificates for Hispanics, Asians, and Pacific Islanders
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:292-295)
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Scarlett Lin Gomez, PhD; Sally L. Glaser, PhD Birthplace, Death Certificates, Hispanic, Asian, Pacific Islander

 

Volume 14, Number 1 (Winter 2004)

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Culture-Specific Foods Consumed by African-American Women in the Rural South
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:1)
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Monique Robertson-Spencer, MS, RD, LD; R. Jean Hine, PhD; Christine Ambrosone, PhD;Mildred Savidge, PhD  
Association of Perceived Family Support Through Glycemic Control in Native Greek Patients Managing Diabetes with Diet Alone
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:2)
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Ioannis Ilias, MD, DSc; Athanasios Tselebis, MSc; Ioulia Theotoka, MSc; Eftychios Hatzimichelakis, MD  
Barriers and Facilitators of Medication Adherence in Hypertensive African Americans: A Qualitative Study
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:3-12)
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Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MPH, MS; Melanie Harrison, MD, MS; Laura Robbins, DSW; Carol A. Mancuso, MD; John P. Allegrante, PhD Barriers, Facilitators, Adherence, Hypertension, African Americans, Qualitative Study
Prenatal Patients' Views of Prenatal Care Services: A Medical Center-Based Assessment of Knowledge and Intent to Use Support Services
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:13-20)
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Wanda K. Nicholson, MD, MPH; Bergina Brickhouse, MHS; Neil R. Powe, MD, MPH, MBA;Yvonne Bronner, ScD, RD, LD Prenatal Support Services, Patient- Centered Care, Needs Assessment
Comparison of Methods for Identifying a Population-Based Sample of Filipina Women for a Health Survey
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:21-25)
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Katherine J. Hoggatt, MPH; Susan L. Stewart, PhD; Rena Pasick, DrPH; Fabio Sabogal, PhD;Noe Tuason, MA; Melen R. McBride, PhD, RN; Grace Villarin Duenas, MPH; Pamela L. Horn-Ross, PhD Random Digit-Dialing, Minority Population, Cancer Registry, Census, Bias, Efficiency, Methods, Population-Based Study
Cognitive Status and Incident Disability in Older Mexican Americans: Findings from the Hispanic Established Population for the Epidemiological Study of the Elderly
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:26-31)
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Mukaila A. Raji, MD; Soham Al Snih, MD; Laura A. Ray, MPA; Kushang V. Patel, MPH;Kyriakos S. Markides, PhD MMSE, Activities of Daily Living, Aging, Mexican Americans
Perceptions of Breast and Cervical Cancer Risk and Screening among Dominicans and Puerto
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:32-42)
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Roberta E. Goldman, PhD; Patricia Markham Risica, DrPH Qualitative Research, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, Cancer Risk Perceptions, Cancer Screening Barriers, Puerto Ricans, Dominicans, Hispanics
Racial, Ethnic and Socioeconomic Disparities in the Clustering of Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14: 43-48)
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Sameer Sharma, BMSc; Ann M. Malarcher, PhD; Wayne H. Giles, MD; Gary Myers, PhD Cardiovascular Disease, Race, Ethnicity, Socioeconomic Status
Serum Total Homocysteine Levels and the Prevalence of Folic Acid Deficiency and C677T Mutation at the MTHFR Gene in an Indigenous Population of Amazonia: The Relationship of Homocysteine with Other Cardiovascular Risk Factors
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:49-56)
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Edelweiss F. Tavares, MD, PhD; João P. B. Vieira-Filho, MD, PhD; Adagmar Andriolo, MD, PhD; Ana B. A. Perez, MD, PhD; Naja Vergani; Adriana Sañudo; Suely G. A. Gimeno, PhD; Lae´rcio J. Franco, MD, PhD Brazilian Indians, C677T Mutation, Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Folic Acid, Homocysteine, MTHFR, Vitamin B-12
Genetic Influences on the Increase in Blood Pressure with Age in Normotensive Subjects in Barbados
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:57-63)
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Miguel T. Robinson, PhD; Nathan Fischel-Ghodsian, MD; Henry S. Fraser, MBBS, PhD; George D. Nicholson, MD; Carlene M. Grim, RN, MSN, SpDN; Dorothea M. Wilson, MA; Thomas W. Wilson, PhD, MPH, DrPH; Clarence E. Grim, MS, MD Haptoglobin, Gc, Blood Pressure, mt-DNA
Serum Total Homocysteine Levels, Folate, and B-Vitamins Intake and Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors Among Tri-Ethnic College Students
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:64-72)
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Samer Koutoubi, MD, PhD; Fatma G. Huffman, PhD, RD Homocysteine, Coronary Heart Disease Risk, Gender, Ethnicity, College Students, Folate, B-Vitamins
Countries of Ancestry Reported by Hemochromatosis Probands and Control Subjects in Central Alabama
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:73-81)
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Ellen H. Barton, BA; James C. Barton, MD; William W. Hollowell, BS; Ronald T. Acton, PhD Ancestry, C282Y, Iron, HFE, Hemochromatosis
Inadequate Control of Blood Pressure in Nigerians with Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2004; 14:82-86)
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E. O. Okoro, MBBS; B. A. Oyejola Diabetes, Uncontrolled Hypertension, Nigeria
Relative Effects of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Calcium Antagonists in Advanced Diabetic Nephropathy
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:87-93)
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Errol D. Crook, MD, Dean C. Preddie, MD Diabetic Nephropathy, Calcium Channel Blocker, Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor, Hypertension, Renal Survival, African American
Overweight as a Risk Factor in Children: A Focus on Ethnicity
(Ethn Dis. 2003;14:94-110)
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Shawna D. Nesbitt, MD, MS; Modele O. Ashaye, MD, MPH; Nicolas Stettler, MD, MSCE;Jonathan M. Sorof, MD; Michael I. Goran, PhD; Rulan Parekh, MD, MS; Bonita E. Falkner, MD Obesity, Overweight, Children, Adolescents, African American/Blacks, Hispanics, Ethnicity, Cardiovascular Disease, Hypertension, Diabetes, Insulin Resistance, Dyslipidemia

The Relationship Between Ethnicity and Obesity in Asian and Pacific Islander Populations: A Literature Review (Ethn Dis. 2004;14:111-118)
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James Davis, PhD; Jessica Busch, MA; Zoe Hammatt, Esq; Rachel Novotny, PhD; Rosanne Harrigan, EdD; Andrew Grandinetti, PhD; David Easa, MD Asians and Paci®c Islanders, Obesity, Related Risks, Ethnicity, Acculturation
Do Low-Income Women Attain Their Pre-Pregnant Weight by the 6th Week of Postpartum?
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:119- 126)
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Lorraine O. Walker, RN, EdD; Gayle M. Timmerman, RN, PhD; Bobbie Sue Sterling, RN, PhD; Minseong Kim, MEd; Pat Dickson, MA, MS Weight Gain, Postpartum, Pregnancy, African-American, Hispanic
Differences in Smoking and Quitting Experiences by Levels of Smoking Among African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:127-133)
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Kolawole S. Okuyemi, MD, MPH; Jasjit S. Ahluwalia, MD, MPH, MS; Rachel Banks, BA;Kari Jo Harris, PhD, MPH; Michael C. Mosier, PhD; Niaman Nazir, MBBS, MPH; Joshua Powell Occasional, Light, African Americans, Smoking Cessation
Socioeconomic Status, Immigration/Acculturation, and Ethnic Variations in Breast Conserving Surgery, San Francisco Bay Area
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:134-140)
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Scarlett L. Gomez, PhD; Anne-Marie France, BA; Marion M. Lee, PhD Breast Conserving Surgery, Mastectomy, Asian, Chinese, Immigration, Acculturation
Cancer Among Arab Americans in the Metropolitan Detroit Area
(Ethn Dis. 2004;14:141-146)
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Kendra L. Schwartz, MD, MSPH; Anahid Kulwicki, DNS; Linda K. Weiss, PhD; Haifa Fakhouri, PhD; Wael Sakr, MD; Gregory Kau, BS; Richard K. Severson, PhD Cancer, Arab American, Epidemiology, Ethnicity

 

 


2003

 

Volume 13, Number 4 (Autumn 2003)

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Establishing a Foundation for Cardiovascular Disease Research in an African-American Community-The Jackson Heart Study
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:411-413)

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Herman A. Taylor, Jr, MD Jackson Heart Study, Cardiovascular Disease, African American
The Metabolic Syndrome in African Americans: A Review
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:414-428)
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W. Dallas Hall, MD; Luther T. Clark, MD; Nanette K. Wenger, MD; Jackson T. Wright Jr, MD, PhD; Shiriki K. Kumanyika, PhD, MPH; Karol Watson, MD, PhD; Ella W. Horton, PharmD; John M. Flack, MD, MPH; Keith C. Ferdinand, MD; James R. Gavin III, MD, PhD; James W. Reed, MD; Elijah Saunders, MD; Welton O'Neal Jr, PharmD; for the African-American Lipid and Cardiovascular Council (AALCC) African American, Diabetes Mellitus, Glycemic Index, Hispanic, Hypertension, Insulin Resistance, Lipoproteins, Metabolic Syndrome, Obesity, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Factor Analysis and Defining the Metabolic Syndrome
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:429-437)
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Earl S. Ford, MD, MPH Blacks, Ethnic Groups, Factor Analysis, Health Surveys, Leptin, Mexican Americans, Metabolic Syndrome X, Nutrition Surveys, Sex
A Community-Driven Model of Research Participation: The Jackson Heart Study ParticipantRecruitment and Retention Study
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:438-455)
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Sharon B. Wyatt, RN, CANP, PhD; Nancy Diekelmann, RN, PhD; Frances Henderson, RN, EdD; Michael E. Andrew, PhD; Gloria Billingsley, PhD; Sherry H. Felder, RN, MSN; Sonja Fuqua, RN, MSN; Priscilla B. Jackson, RN, MSN, CFNP Adherence, African Americans, Community-Driven Model, Heideggerian Hermeneutics, Interpretive Phenomenology, Jackson Heart Study, Recruitment, Retention
Hypertension in Blacks: A Literature Review
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:456-462)
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Modele O. Ashaye, MD, MPH; Wayne H. Giles, MD, MS Hypertension, Blacks, Epidemiology
The Relationship Between Diastolic Dysfunction and Level of Blood Pressure in Blacks
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:463-469)
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S. O. Ike, MBBS, FMCP; J. C. Onwubere, BMBCh, FMCP, FWACP Relationship, Diastolic Dysfunction, Blood Pressure
Barriers and Strategies for Sustained Participation of African-American Men in Cohort Studies
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:470-476)
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Cathrine Hoyo, PhD; M. LaVerne Reid, PhD; Paul A. Godley, MD, PhD; Theodore Parrish, DrPH; Lenora Smith, BA; Marilie Gammon, PhD African-American Men, Cohort Studies, Recruitment, Retention, Strategies, Focus Group
Factors Influencing Adherence to Guidelines for Screening Mammography Among Women Aged 40 Years and Older
(Ethn Dis. 2003; 13:477-484)
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Saleh M. M. Rahman, MBBS, PhD, MPH; Mark B. Dignan, PhD, MPH; Brent J. Shelton, PhD Surveillance, Adherence, Breast Cancer, Mammography, Screening, and Utilization
Distance Visual Acuity Impairment and Survival in African Americans and Non-Hispanic Whites
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:485-491)
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David J. Lee, PhD; Orlando Gómez-Marín, PhD; Fangchao Ma, MD; Byron L. Lam, MD Visual Acuity, Mortality, Neoplasms, Cardiovascular Diseases, Adult, Middle- Aged, Aged, Blacks, Non-Hispanic Whites
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Satisfaction with Doctors and Health Providers in the United States
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:492-498)
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Ray M. Merrill, PhD, MPH; Emily W. Allen, BS Age, Cross-Sectional Survey, Education, Ethnicity, Health Status, Income, Patient Satisfaction, Socioeconomic
Ethnic/Racial Differences in Psychiatric Disorders: A Test of Four Hypotheses
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:499-512)
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Arthur L. Whaley, PhD, DrPH; Pamela A. Geller, PhD Blacks, Bias, Hospitalization, Latinos, Paranoia, Psychiatric Disorders
Arthritis Symptoms as Indicators of Pain in Older African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:513-520)
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Tamara A. Baker, PhD African Americans, Arthritis, Depression, Pain
Racial Differences in Discrimination Experiences and Responses Among Minority Substance Users
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:521-527)
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Thomas Minior, MD, MPH; Sandro Galea, MD, DrPH; Jennifer Stuber, PhD; Jennifer Ahern, MPH; Danie Ompad, PhD Discrimination, Substance Use, Illicit Drug Use, Latino, Black, African American
Upper Gastrointestinal Toxicity of Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs in African-American and Hispanic Elderly Patients
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:528-533)
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Abbasi J. Akhtar, MD, MRCP; Magda Shaheen, MD, PhD Gastrointestinal, Nonsteroidal, Anti-inflammatory, African-American, Hispanic, Elderly
Barriers and Strategies for Sustained Participation of African-American Men in Cohort Studies
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:534-536)
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Gail D. Hughes, DrPH, MPH; Denethia B. Sellers, MSW, PhD; Lionel B. Fraser, Jr, MD; Bern'Nadette Knight, MSPH; Gloria A. Areghan, MSN, CSNP African American, Prostate Cancer, Cohort Studies

 

Volume 13, Number 3 (Summer 2003)

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Integrated Health Care Must Consider Mental Health to Reduce Rates of Cardiovascular Disease
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:309)

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Saundra Maass-Robinson, MD  
Hypertension in Ghana: A Cross-Sectional Community Prevalence Study in Greater Accra
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:310-315)
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Albert G. B. Amoah, MB,CHB, MRCP(UK), FRCP(Edin), PhD Hypertension, Prevalence, Community, Ghana, Sub-Saharan Africa, Treatment, Control
Association of Region of Residence and Immigrant Status with Hypertension, Renal Failure, Cardiovascular Disease, and Stroke, Among African-American Participants in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:316-323)
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LeRoi S. Hicks, MD, MPH; David G. Fairchild, MD, MPH; E. Francis Cook, ScD; John Z. Ayanian, MD, MPP Hypertension, Region, Immigrants, Race
Hypertension, Dyslipidemia, Body Mass Index, Diabetes and Smoking Status in Aboriginal Australians in a Remote Community
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13: 324-330)
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Zhiqiang Wang, PhD; Wendy E Hoy, MB, BS, BScMed, FRACP Aboriginal Australians, Hypertension, Dyslipidemia, Body Mass Index, Diabetes, Smoking
Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Beta-Blockers in African Americans with Heart Failure
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:331-336)
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Peter A. McCullough, MD, MPH; Edward F. Philbin, MD; John A. Spertus, MD, MPH; Keisha R. Sandberg, BS; Scott Kaatz, DO Heart Failure, Diagnostic Testing, Pharmacotherapy, Mortality, Primary Care, Health Services Research
Low-Fat Diet: Effect on Anthropometrics, Blood Pressure, Glucose, and Insulin in Older Women
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:337-343)
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W. Dallas Hall, MD; Ziding Feng, PhD; Valerie A. George, PhD; Cora E. Lewis, MD, MSPH; Al Oberman, MD; Margaret Huber, BSN; Mona Fouad, MD; Jeffrey A. Cutler, MD for the Women's Health Trial: Feasibility Study in Minority Populations (WHT:FSMP) African American, Blood Pressure, Clinical Trial, Dietary Fat, Glucose, Hispanic, Insulin, Women's Health
Culture Within the Context of Care: An Integrative Review
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:344-353)
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Kimberly A. Kehoe MSN, C-FNP; Gail D'Eramo Melkus EdD, C-ANP; Kelley Newlin MSN, C-ANP Culturally Competent Care, Cultural Interventions, Culture
The Effectiveness of a Community/Academic Health Center Partnership in Decreasing the Level of Blood Pressure in an Urban African-American Population
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:354-361)
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David M. Levine, MD, ScD; Lee R. Bone, RN, MPH; Martha N Hill, RN, PhD; Rebecca Stallings, MHS; Allan C. Gelber, MD, PhD; Anne Barker, RN, BSN; Elder C. Harris; Scott L. Zeger, PhD; Kaytura L. Felix-Aaron, MD; Jeanne M. Clark, MD, MPH  
Social Structure, Race, and Gonorrhea Rates in the Southeastern United States
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:362-368)
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James C. Thomas, PhD; Mary E. Gaffield, PhD Sexually Transmitted Disease, Epidemiology
Emergency Department Utilization Among Hispanic and African-American Under-Served Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:369-375)
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Mohsen Bazargan, PhD; Karlon H. Johnson, MD; Judith A. Stein, PhD Emergency Services, Utilization, Minority, Diabetes
Cancer-Related Health Behaviors and Screening Practices Among Latinos: Findings from a Community and Agricultural Labor Camp Survey
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:376-386)
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Marilyn A. Winkleby, PhD, MPH; John Snider, MPH; Bonnie Davis, PhD; Maria Garcia Jennings; David K. Ahn, PhD Alcohol, Colorectal Screening, Health Behaviors, Hispanic Americans, Mammography, Nutrition, Obesity, Cervical Cancer Screening, Smoking, Surveys
Establishment of a Binational Cohort to Study Helicobacter pylori Infection in Children
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:387-394)
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Karen J. Goodman, PhD; Kathleen O'Rourke, PhD; R. Sue Day, PhD; Thomas Redlinger, PhD; Julie Sanchez, BS; Constance Wang, MS; Armando Campos, MD; Manuel de la Rosa, MD Birth Cohort, Border Health, Child, Cohort Study, Epidemiology, Helicobacter Pylori Infection, Hispanic, Mexico, United States

 

Volume 13, Number 2 (Spring 2003)

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The Global Impact of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:175-177)
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J. Steuart Richards, MBBS Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Morbidity, Minority Groups, Epidemiology
Serum Homocysteine Concentrations and Their Relation to Serum Folate and Vitamin B12 Concentrations and Coronary Artery Disease Prevalence in an Urban, Bi-Ethnic Community
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:178-185)
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Robert D. Lindeman, MD; Linda J. Romero, MD; C. Lillian Yau, MS; Kathleen M. Koehler, PhD; Richard N. Baumgartner, PhD; Philip J. Garry, PhD Homocysteine, Coronary Heart Disease, Folate, Vitamin B12
A Tyrosine Hydroxylase Microsatellite and Hemodynamic Response to Stress in a Multi-Ethnic Sample of Youth
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:186-192)
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Paule Barbeau, PhD; Mark S. Litaker, PhD; Robert W. Jackson, BS; Frank A. Treiber, PhD Blood Pressure, Adolescents, Cardiovascular Disease, Hypertension, Genetic
Genetic and Environmental Influences on Blood Pressure and Pulse Pressure Among Adult African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13: 193-199)
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Dwayne T. Brandon, MA; Keith E. Whitfield, PhD; John J. Sollers, III, PhD; Sebrina A. Wiggins, BA; Sheila G. West, PhD; George P. Vogler, PhD; Gerald E. McClearn, PhD; Julian F. Thayer, PhD African American, Twins, Aging, Pulse Pressure, Genetics, Environment, Heritability, Blood Pressure
Body Image Perceptions and Dieting Among African-American Pre-Adolescent Girls and Parents/Caregivers
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:200- 207)
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Nancy E. Sherwood, PhD; Mary Story, PhD; Bettina Beech, DrPH; Lisa Klesges, PhD; Alison Mellin, PhD;Dianne Neumark-Sztainer, PhD; Marsha Davis, PhD Body Image, Dieting, Obesity, Ethnicity, African American
The Black Seventh-Day Adventist Exploratory Health Study
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:208-212)
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David L. Nyenhuis, PhD; Philip B. Gorelick, MD; Cheryl Easley, PhD; David C. Garron, PhD; Yvonne Harris, MPA; DeJuran Richardson, PhD; Rema Raman, PhD; Paul Levy, ScD Stroke, Dementia, Epidemiology
Uncovering Factors Contributing to Under-Utilization of Breast Cancer Screening by Chinese and Korean Women Living in the United States
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:213-219)
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Mei-yu Yu, PhD, MD; Oi-Saeng Hong, PhD, RN; Amy D. Seetoo, AM, MLS, MBA Breast Cancer, Screening, Mammography, Chinese, Korean, Logistic Regression, Minority Populations
Black-White Differences in Survival from Late-Stage Prostate Cancer
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:220-225)
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Anthony P. Polednak, PhD  
Tobacco Use in a Tri-Ethnic Population of Older Women in Southeastern North Carolina
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13: 226-232)
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John G. Spangler, MD, MPH; L. Douglas Case, PhD; Ronny A. Bell, PhD; Sara A. Quandt, PhD Tobacco Use, Smokeless Tobacco, Women, Native American, African American
Family History, Hispanic Ethnicity, and Prostate Cancer Risk
(Ethn Dis. 2003; 13:233-239)
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S. Noell Stone, MPH; Richard M. Hoffman, MD, MPH; Kristine Tollestrup, PhD, MPH; Christine A. Stidley, PhD;Jason L. Witter, BA; Frank D. Gilliland, MD, PhD Case-Control Studies, Family Health, Male, Prostatic Neoplasms/Epidemiology, Registries, Risk Factors
A Further Study of Life Expectancy by Socioeconomic Factors in the National Longitudinal Mortality Study
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:240-247)
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Charles C. Lin, PhD; Eugene Rogot, MA; Norman J. Johnson, PhD; Paul D. Sorlie, PhD; Elizabeth Arias, PhD Life Expectancy, Socioeconomic Factor, Mortality, Longitudinal Study
Patient and Practitioner Literacy and Women's Health: A Global View from the Closing Decade 1990-2000
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13: 248-258)
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Louise M. Tomlinson, PhD Patient Literacy, Practitioner Literacy, Women's Health, Child Health, Global Health
Patient Preferences for Physician Characteristics in University-Based Primary Care Clinics
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:259-267)
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Jorge A. Garcia, MD, MS; Debora A. Paterniti, PhD; Patrick S. Romano, MD, MPH; Richard L. Kravitz, MD, MSPH Ethnic Groups/Psychology, Patients/ Psychology, Physician-Patient Relations
Retention of Under-Served Women in Clinical Trials: A Focus Group Study
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:268-278)
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Rhoda E. Johnson, PhD; Roma D. Williams, PhD; M. Christine Nagy, PhD; Mona N. Fouad, MD, MPH African-American Women, Clinical Trials, Low Income Women, Minority Women, Research Trials, Retention in Clinical Trials, Retention in Research Trials, Underserved Women, Women
A New Model for Developing and Executing Culturally Appropriate Behavior Modification Clinical Trials for African Americans
(Ethn Dis. 2002;13:279-285)
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Jamy D. Ard, MD; Lori Carter-Edwards, PhD; Laura P. Svetkey, MD, MHS Behavior Modification, African American, Clinical Trials, Culturally Appropriate

 

Volume 13, Number 1 (Winter 2003)

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Obesity and Diabetes: Is the Worst Yet to Come for Cardiovascular Disease?
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:3–5)
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Claude Lenfant, MD  
Cultural Orientation and Diabetes Self-Care in Low-Income African Americans with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:6-14)
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Mary de Groot, PhD; Garry Welch, PhD; Golden T. Buckland III, MD; Mona Fergus, BA; Laurie Ruggiero, PhD; Stuart R. Chipkin, MD African-American, Diabetes Mellitus, Acculturation
A Preliminary Assessment of Acculturation and Its Relationship to Body Size and Glucose Intolerance Among Blacks in the US Virgin Islands
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:15-21)
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Eugene S. Tull, DrPH, MT; John J. Ambrose, PhD; Earle Chambers, MPH Acculturation, Body Size, Glucose Intolerance, African-American, Caribbean
The Effectiveness of a Community Health Worker Outreach Program on Healthcare Utilization of West Baltimore City Medicaid Patients with Diabetes with or without Hypertension
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:22-27)
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Donald O. Fedder, DrPH, MPH; Ruyu J. Chang, MD, PhD; Sheila Curry, MS; Gloria Nichols, BSP, PhD Community Health Worker, Healthcare Utilization, Case Management
Advanced Diabetic Nephropathy Disproportionately Affects African-American Females: Cross-Sectional Analysis and Determinants of Renal Survival in an Academic Renal Clinic (Ethn. Dis. 2003;13:28-33)
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Errol D. Crook, MD; Perisco Wofford, MD; Bonnie Oliver, RN Diabetic Nephropathy, African American, Hypertension, Endstage Renal Disease, Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor, Female Gender
Obesity, Diabetes, Hypertension, and Vegetarian Status Among Seventh-Day Adventists in Barbados: Preliminary Results (Ethn. Dis. 2003;13:34-39)
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Noel Brathwaite, PhD; Henry S. Fraser, MBBS, PhD; Naomi Modeste, DrPH; Hedy Broome, MSc; Rosaline King, DMT Barbados, Seventh-day Adventists, Vegetarian, Body Mass Index, Obesity, Hypertension, Diabetes
Personalized Follow-up Increases Return Rate at Urban Eye Disease Screening Clinics for African Americans with Diabetes: Results of a Randomized Trial
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:40-46)
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Robert M. Anderson, EdD; David C. Musch, PhD, MPH; Robin B. Nwankwo, RD, MPH; Fredric M. Wolf, PhD; Mary Lou Gillard, MS, RN; Mary S. Oh, BS; James T. Fitzgerald, PhD; Mark W. Johnson, MD; Roland G. Hiss, MD Behavior, Diabetes Mellitus, Education
Racial/Ethnic Differences in the Healthcare Experience (Coverage, Utilization, and Satisfaction) of US Adults with Diabetes
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:47-54)
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Tiffany L. Gary, PhD; K. M. Venkat Narayan, MD, MSc, MBA; Edward W. Gregg, PhD; Gloria L. A. Beckles, MBBS, MSc; Jinan B. Saaddine, MD, MPH Racial/Ethnic Differences, Diabetes, Healthcare Insurance, Healthcare Coverage, Healthcare Utilization, Healthcare Satisfaction, Health Status, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, BRFSS, National Data
Gestational Diabetes Among Aboriginal Australians: Prevalence, Time Trend, and Comparisons with Non-Aboriginal Australians
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:55-60)
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Maged Ishak, PhD; Peter Petocz, PhD Australian Aboriginal, Aboriginal Health, Gestational Diabetes Mellitus, Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases, Obesity, Women's Health
The Relationship of Spirituality and Health Outcomes in Black Women with Type 2 Diabetes (Ethn. Dis. 2003;13:61-68)
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Kelley Newlin, MSN, C-ANP; Gail D'Eramo Melkus, EdD, C-ANP; Deborah Chyun, PhD, RN; Vanessa Jefferson, MSN, C-ANP Diabetes, Black Women, Spirituality
Adjunctive Sympathoplegic Therapy to ACE Inhibition in Blacks with Congestive Heart Failure: A Comparison of Alpha-1 with Beta-1 Blockade on Exercise Tolerance and Cardiac Sympathovagal Reflex Activity
(Ethn. Dis. 2003;13:71-79)
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Adesuyi A. Leslie Ajayi MD, PhD; Gbenga G. Sofowora, MD; Adegboyega Q. Adigun, MD; Bola Asiyanbola, MD Congestive Heart Failure, Blacks, Beta-Blockers, Atenolol, Autonomic Function
Hypertriglyceridemic Waist as a Screening Tool for CVD Risk in Indigenous Australian Women
(Ethn Dis. 2003; 13:80-84)
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Yumiko Hiura, BSc; Fay Acklin, BSc; Jennifer Newman, BSc; Kate Steinbeck, PhD; Ian D. Caterson, PhD; Deepika Mahajan, PhD; Kaye Brock, PhD; Margaret A. Bermingham, PhD Triglycerides, Apolipoprotein B, Insulin, Indigenous Australians
Changes in Prevalence of Nonfatal Coronary Heart Disease in the United States from 1971-1994
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:85-93)
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Earl S. Ford, MD, MPH; Wayne H. Giles, MD, MS Angina Pectoris, Coronary Disease, Ethnic Groups, Health Surveys, Myocardial Infarction, Prevalence, United States
Migration History, Health Behaviors, and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Overweight Mexican-American Women
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:94-108)
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Bandana M. Chakraborty, MS, MPH, DrPH; William H. Mueller, PhD; Rebecca Reeves, DrPH; Walker S. Carlos Poston II, PhD; Deana M. Holscher, PhD; Beth Quill, MPH; Craig L. Hanis, PhD; John P. Foreyt, PhD Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors, Health Behavior, Mediator-Moderator Relationships, Mexican-American Women, Migration History
Factors Associated with Overweight/Obesity in Economically Active South African Populations
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:109-116)
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Marjanne Senekal, PhD; Nelia P. Steyn, PhD; Johanna H. Nel, DSc Overweight, Obesity, Self-Reported Weight Status, BMI, Lifestyle Behaviors, Adults, Ethnic Groups, South Africa, Intervention, Weight Management

Retention Factors for Participants of an Inner-City Community-Based Asthma Intervention Study
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13: 118-125)
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Seymour G. Williams, MD; Anisha R. Wharton, BS; Kenneth H. Falter, PhD; Erin French, BS; Stephen C. Redd, MD Asthma, Community-based, Intervention, Pediatric, Retention
Data Quality and Adjusted Hispanic Mortality in the United States, 1989-1991
(Ethn Dis. 2003;13:126-133)
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Karen Swallen, MPH, PhD; Abdelhani Guend, MS Bias, Ethnic Groups, Hispanic Americans, Life Expectancy, Life Tables, Mortality, United States, Vital Statistics