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Ethnic-Speficif Geriatri Care in the United States

This Ethnogeriatrics Bibliography is part of the Stanford University’s Internet based Successful Aging (iSAGE) project that is funded by NIH grant.

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M. Landen, Roeber, J., Naimi, T., Nielsen, L., and Sewell, M., Alcohol-attributable mortality among American Indians and Alaska Natives in the United States, 1999-2009, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 104 Suppl 3, pp. S343-9, 2014.
U. Ladabaum, Clarke, C. A., Press, D. J., Mannalithara, A., Myer, P. A., Cheng, I., and Gomez, S. L., Colorectal cancer incidence in Asian populations in California: effect of nativity and neighborhood-level factors, Am J GastroenterolAm J Gastroenterol, vol. 109, pp. 579-88, 2014.
T. Olea Santos, Comprehension of medical information in narrative and expository discourse: Implications for health literacy among the filipino american elderly, Olea Santos, Tricia: U Texas at Dallas, US, 2014.
M. D. Gadgil, Anderson, C. A., Kandula, N. R., and Kanaya, A. M., Dietary patterns in Asian Indians in the United States: an analysis of the metabolic syndrome and atherosclerosis in South Asians Living in America study, J Acad Nutr DietJ Acad Nutr Diet, vol. 114, pp. 238-43, 2014.
N. Cobb, Espey, D., and King, J., Health behaviors and risk factors among American Indians and Alaska Natives, 2000-2010, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 104 Suppl 3, pp. S481-9, 2014.
F. Sun, Gao, X., Shen, H., and Burnette, D., Levels and correlates of knowledge about Alzheimer's disease among older Chinese Americans, Journal of Cross Cultural GerontologyJournal of Cross Cultural Gerontology, vol. 29, pp. 173-183, 2014.
M. Plescia, Henley, S. J., Pate, A., Underwood, J. M., and Rhodes, K., Lung cancer deaths among American Indians and Alaska Natives, 1990-2009, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 104 Suppl 3, pp. S388-95, 2014.
C. L. Bell, Rantanen, T., Chen, R., Davis, J., Petrovitch, H., Ross, G. W., and Masaki, K., Prestroke weight loss is associated with poststroke mortality among men in the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study, Arch Phys Med RehabilArch Phys Med Rehabil, vol. 95, pp. 472-9, 2014.
L. J. Schieb, Ayala, C., Valderrama, A. L., and Veazie, M. A., Trends and disparities in stroke mortality by region for American Indians and Alaska Natives, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 104 Suppl 3, pp. S368-76, 2014.
S. N. Bhupathiraju, Lichtenstein, A. H., Dawson-Hughes, B., Hannan, M. T., and Tucker, K. L., Adherence to the 2006 American Heart Association Diet and Lifestyle Recommendations for cardiovascular disease risk reduction is associated with bone health in older Puerto Ricans, Am J Clin NutrAm J Clin Nutr, vol. 98, pp. 1309-16, 2013.
R. P. Gelber, Ross, G. W., Petrovitch, H., Masaki, K. H., Launer, L. J., and White, L. R., Antihypertensive medication use and risk of cognitive impairment: the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study, NeurologyNeurology, vol. 81, pp. 888-95, 2013.
N. Bharmal, Kaplan, R. M., Shapiro, M. F., Kagawa-Singer, M., Wong, M. D., Mangione, C. M., Divan, H., and McCarthy, W. J., The association of religiosity with overweight/obese body mass index among Asian Indian immigrants in California, Prev MedPrev Med, vol. 57, pp. 315-21, 2013.
Z. Al A. Hazzouri, Haan, M. N., Neuhaus, J. M., Pletcher, M., Peralta, C. A., Lopez, L., and Stable, E. J. Perez, Cardiovascular risk score, cognitive decline, and dementia in older Mexican Americans: the role of sex and education, J Am Heart AssocJ Am Heart Assoc, vol. 2, p. e004978, 2013.
S. Lee, Choi, S., and Matejkowski, J., Comparison of major depressive disorder onset among foreign-born Asian Americans: Chinese, Filipino, and Vietnamese ethnic groups, Psychiatry ResearchPsychiatry Research, vol. 210, pp. 315-322, 2013.
S. E. Spear, Crevecoeur-MacPhail, D., Denering, L., Dickerson, D., and Brecht, M. L., Determinants of successful treatment outcomes among a sample of urban American Indians/Alaska Natives: the role of social environments, J Behav Health Serv ResJ Behav Health Serv Res, vol. 40, pp. 330-41, 2013.
K. Nakagawa, Koenig, M. A., Asai, S. M., Chang, C. W., and Seto, T. B., Disparities among Asians and native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders with ischemic stroke, NeurologyNeurology, vol. 80, pp. 839-43, 2013.
D. P. Chapman, Croft, J. B., Liu, Y., Perry, G. S., Presley-Cantrell, L. R., and Ford, E. S., Excess frequent insufficient sleep in American Indians/Alaska natives, J Environ Public HealthJ Environ Public Health, vol. 2013, p. 259645, 2013.
M. Rimando, Factors influencing medication compliance among hypertensive older African American adults, Ethn DisEthn DisEthn Dis, vol. 23, pp. 469-73, 2013.
E. R. Hanlin, Delgado-Rendon, A., Lerner, E. B., Hargarten, S., and Farias, R., Fall risk and prevention needs assessment in an older adult Latino population: a model community global health partnership, Prog Community Health PartnershProg Community Health Partnersh, vol. 7, pp. 191-9, 2013.
B. A. Thomas, Rodriguez, R. A., Boyko, E. J., Robinson-Cohen, C., Fitzpatrick, A. L., and O'Hare, A. M., Geographic variation in black-white differences in end-of-life care for patients with ESRD, Clin J Am Soc NephrolClin J Am Soc NephrolClin J Am Soc Nephrol, vol. 8, pp. 1171-8, 2013.
E. Aguila, Escarce, J., Leng, M., and Morales, L., Health status and behavioral risk factors in older adult Mexicans and Mexican immigrants to the United States, J Aging HealthJ Aging Health, vol. 25, pp. 136-58, 2013.
S. E. Espinoza, Jung, I., and Hazuda, H., The Hispanic paradox and predictors of mortality in an aging biethnic cohort of Mexican Americans and European Americans: the san antonio longitudinal study of aging, J Am Geriatr SocJ Am Geriatr Soc, vol. 61, pp. 1522-9, 2013.
D. A. Levine, Haan, M. N., Langa, K. M., Morgenstern, L. B., Neuhaus, J., Lee, A., and Lisabeth, L. D., Impact of gender and blood pressure on poststroke cognitive decline among older Latinos, J Stroke Cerebrovasc DisJ Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis, vol. 22, pp. 1038-45, 2013.
Y. R. Pickett, Bazelais, K. N., and Bruce, M. L., Late-life depression in older African Americans: a comprehensive review of epidemiological and clinical data, Int J Geriatr PsychiatryInt J Geriatr Psychiatry, vol. 28, pp. 903-13, 2013.
S. S. Wong, Dixon, L. B., Gilbride, J. A., Kwan, T. W., and Stein, R. A., Measures of acculturation are associated with cardiovascular disease risk factors, dietary intakes, and physical activity in older Chinese Americans in New York City, J Immigr Minor HealthJ Immigr Minor Health, vol. 15, pp. 560-8, 2013.
X. Ye, Scott, T., Gao, X., Maras, J. E., Bakun, P. J., and Tucker, K. L., Mediterranean diet, healthy eating index 2005, and cognitive function in middle-aged and older Puerto Rican adults, J Acad Nutr DietJ Acad Nutr Diet, vol. 113, pp. 276-81 e1-3, 2013.
S. Calcaterra and Binswanger, I. A., National trends in psychostimulant-related deaths: 1999-2009, Subst AbusSubst Abus, vol. 34, pp. 129-36, 2013.
C. Crossland, Palmer, J., and Brooks, A., NIJ's Program of Research on Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native women, Violence Against WomenViolence Against Women, vol. 19, pp. 771-90, 2013.
Q. Raza, Doak, C. M., Khan, A., Nicolaou, M., and Seidell, J. C., Obesity and cardiovascular disease risk factors among the indigenous and immigrant Pakistani population: a systematic review, Obes FactsObes Facts, vol. 6, pp. 523-35, 2013.
R. A. Ursua, Islam, N. S., Aguilar, D. E., Wyatt, L. C., Tandon, S. D., Abesamis-Mendoza, N., Nur, P. R., Rago-Adia, J., Ileto, B., Rey, M. J., and Trinh-Shevrin, C., Predictors of hypertension among Filipino immigrants in the Northeast US, J Community HealthJ Community Health, vol. 38, pp. 847-55, 2013.
N. S. Hochberg and Horsburgh, Jr., C. R., Prevention of tuberculosis in older adults in the United States: obstacles and opportunities, Clin Infect DisClin Infect Dis, vol. 56, pp. 1240-7, 2013.
F. Qian, Fonarow, G. C., Smith, E. E., Xian, Y., Pan, W., Hannan, E. L., Shaw, B. A., Glance, L. G., Peterson, E. D., Eapen, Z. J., Hernandez, A. F., Schwamm, L. H., and Bhatt, D. L., Racial and ethnic differences in outcomes in older patients with acute ischemic stroke, Circ Cardiovasc Qual OutcomesCirc Cardiovasc Qual OutcomesCirc Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes, vol. 6, pp. 284-92, 2013.
A. N. Bryant and Kim, G., The relation between acculturation and alcohol consumption patterns among older Asian and Hispanic immigrants, Aging Ment HealthAging Ment Health, vol. 17, pp. 147-56, 2013.
V. M. O'Keefe and Wingate, L. R., The role of hope and optimism in suicide risk for American Indians/Alaska Natives, Suicide Life Threat BehavSuicide Life Threat Behav, vol. 43, pp. 621-33, 2013.
L. R. Staimez, Weber, M. B., Narayan, K. M., and Oza-Frank, R., A systematic review of overweight, obesity, and type 2 diabetes among Asian American subgroups, Curr Diabetes RevCurr Diabetes Rev, vol. 9, pp. 312-31, 2013.
R. Cianelli, Villegas, N., Lawson, S., Ferrer, L., Kaelber, L., Peragallo, N., and Yaya, A., Unique factors that place older Hispanic women at risk for HIV: intimate partner violence, machismo, and marianismo, J Assoc Nurses AIDS CareJ Assoc Nurses AIDS Care, vol. 24, pp. 341-54, 2013.
E. Young, Xiong, S., Finn, L., and Young, T., Unique sleep disorders profile of a population-based sample of 747 Hmong immigrants in Wisconsin, Soc Sci MedSoc Sci Med, vol. 79, pp. 57-65, 2013.
S. Y. Ryu, Crespi, C. M., and Maxwell, A. E., What factors explain disparities in mammography rates among Asian-American immigrant women? A population-based study in California, Womens Health IssuesWomens Health Issues, vol. 23, pp. e403-10, 2013.
K. H. Kwag, Jang, Y., and Chiriboga, D. A., Acculturation and depressive symptoms in Hispanic older adults: does perceived ethnic density moderate their relationship?, J Immigr Minor HealthJ Immigr Minor Health, vol. 14, pp. 1107-11, 2012.
M. C. Odden, Covinsky, K. E., Neuhaus, J. M., Mayeda, E. R., Peralta, C. A., and Haan, M. N., The association of blood pressure and mortality differs by self-reported walking speed in older Latinos, J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med SciJ Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci, vol. 67, pp. 977-83, 2012.
U. Menon, Szalacha, L. A., and Prabhughate, A., Breast and cervical cancer screening among South Asian immigrants in the United States, Cancer NursCancer Nurs, vol. 35, pp. 278-87, 2012.
T. Y. Wu, Wang, J., and Chung, S., Cardiovascular disease risk factors and diabetes in Asian Indians residing in Michigan, J Community HealthJ Community Health, vol. 37, pp. 395-402, 2012.
Z. Al A. Hazzouri, Haan, M. N., Whitmer, R. A., Yaffe, K., and Neuhaus, J., Central obesity, leptin and cognitive decline: the Sacramento Area Latino Study on Aging, Dement Geriatr Cogn DisordDement Geriatr Cogn Disord, vol. 33, pp. 400-9, 2012.
M. DeLiema, Gassoumis, Z. D., Homeier, D. C., and Wilber, K. H., Determining prevalence and correlates of elder abuse using promotores: low-income immigrant Latinos report high rates of abuse and neglect, J Am Geriatr SocJ Am Geriatr Soc, vol. 60, pp. 1333-9, 2012.
E. Piven Haltiwanger, Effect of a group adherence intervention for Mexican-American older adults with Type 2 diabetes, American Journal of Occupational TherapyAmerican Journal of Occupational Therapy, vol. 66, pp. 447-454, 2012.
M. M. Glymour, Yen, J. J., Kosheleva, A., Moon, J. R., Capistrant, B. D., and Patton, K. K., Elevated depressive symptoms and incident stroke in Hispanic, African-American, and White older Americans, J Behav MedJ Behav Med, vol. 35, pp. 211-20, 2012.
M. E. Otiniano, S. Snih, A., Goodwin, J. S., Ray, L., AlGhatrif, M., and Markides, K. S., Factors associated with poor glycemic control in older Mexican American diabetics aged 75 years and older, J Diabetes ComplicationsJ Diabetes Complications, vol. 26, pp. 181-6, 2012.
N. Mier, Wang, X., Smith, M. L., Irizarry, D., Trevino, L., Alen, M., and Ory, M. G., Factors influencing health care utilization in older Hispanics with diabetes along the Texas-Mexico border, Popul Health ManagPopul Health Manag, vol. 15, pp. 149-56, 2012.
C. Cano, Samper-Ternent, R., S. Snih, A., Markides, K., and Ottenbacher, K. J., Frailty and cognitive impairment as predictors of mortality in older Mexican Americans, J Nutr Health AgingJ Nutr Health Aging, vol. 16, pp. 142-7, 2012.
K. J. Alvarez and Levy, B. R., Health advantages of ethnic density for African American and Mexican American elderly individuals, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 102, pp. 2240-2, 2012.