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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.

Found 67 results
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A. Mukherjea, Underwood, K. C., Stewart, A. L., Ivey, S. L., and Kanaya, A. M., Asian Indian views on diet and health in the United States: importance of understanding cultural and social factors to address disparities, Fam Community HealthFam Community Health, vol. 36, pp. 311-23, 2013.
F. M. Ndikum-Moffor, Braiuca, S., Daley, C. M., Gajewski, B. J., and Engelman, K. K., Assessment of mammography experiences and satisfaction among American Indian/Alaska Native women, Womens Health IssuesWomens Health Issues, vol. 23, pp. e395-402, 2013.
A. S. James, Filippi, M. K., Pacheco, C. M., Cully, L., Perdue, D., Choi, W. S., Greiner, K. A., and Daley, C. M., Barriers to colorectal cancer screening among American Indian men aged 50 or older, Kansas and Missouri, 2006-2008, Prev Chronic DisPrev Chronic Dis, vol. 10, p. E170, 2013.
H. Y. Lee and Im, H., Colorectal cancer screening among Korean American immigrants: unraveling the influence of culture, J Health Care Poor UnderservedJ Health Care Poor Underserved, vol. 24, pp. 579-98, 2013.
C. J. Murrock, Taylor, E., and Marino, D., Dietary challenges of managing type 2 diabetes in African-American women, Women HealthWomen Health, vol. 53, pp. 173-84, 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.
J. Kue and Thorburn, S., Hepatitis B knowledge, screening, and vaccination among Hmong Americans, J Health Care Poor UnderservedJ Health Care Poor Underserved, vol. 24, pp. 566-78, 2013.
A. M. Letamendi, Ayers, C. R., Ruberg, J. L., Singley, D. B., Wilson, J., Chavira, D., Palinkas, L., and Wetherell, J. L., Illness conceptualizations among older rural Mexican-Americans with anxiety and depression, J Cross Cult GerontolJ Cross Cult Gerontol, vol. 28, pp. 421-33, 2013.
S. Thorburn, Keon, K. L., and Kue, J., Sources of breast and cervical cancer information for hmong women and men, Women HealthWomen Health, vol. 53, pp. 468-78, 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.
R. L. Rhodes, Xuan, L., and Halm, E. A., African American bereaved family members' perceptions of hospice quality: do hospices with high proportions of African Americans do better?, J Palliat MedJ Palliat Med, vol. 15, pp. 1137-41, 2012.
E. E. Lee, Eun, Y., Lee, S. Y., and Nandy, K., Age-related differences in health beliefs regarding cervical cancer screening among Korean American women, J Transcult NursJ Transcult Nurs, vol. 23, pp. 237-45, 2012.
M. Patel, Phillips-Caesar, E., and Boutin-Foster, C., Barriers to lifestyle behavioral change in migrant South Asian populations, J Immigr Minor HealthJ Immigr Minor Health, vol. 14, pp. 774-85, 2012.
J. G. Grzywacz, Arcury, T. A., Ip, E. H., Nguyen, H. T., Saldana, S., Reynolds, T., Bell, R. A., Kirk, J. K., and Quandt, S. A., Cultural basis for diabetes-related beliefs among low- and high-education African American, American Indian, and white older adults, Ethn DisEthn Dis, vol. 22, pp. 466-72, 2012.
C. L. Albright, Schembre, S. M., Steffen, A. D., Wilkens, L. R., Monroe, K. R., Yonemori, K. M., and Murphy, S. P., Differences by race/ethnicity in older adults' beliefs about the relative importance of dietary supplements vs prescription medications: results from the SURE Study, J Acad Nutr DietJ Acad Nutr Diet, vol. 112, pp. 1223-9, 2012.
S. J. Ramey and Chin, S. H., Disparity in hospice utilization by African American patients with cancer, Am J Hosp Palliat CareAm J Hosp Palliat Care, vol. 29, pp. 346-54, 2012.
C. S. Smith and Hung, L. C., The influence of eastern philosophy on elder care by Chinese Americans: attitudes toward long-term care, J Transcult NursJ Transcult Nurs, vol. 23, pp. 100-5, 2012.
J. H. Wang, Schwartz, M. D., Luta, G., Maxwell, A. E., and Mandelblatt, J. S., Intervention tailoring for Chinese American women: comparing the effects of two videos on knowledge, attitudes and intentions to obtain a mammogram, Health Educ ResHealth Educ Res, vol. 27, pp. 523-36, 2012.
S. Lee and Chang, J., Mental health status of the Hmong Americans in 2011: three decades revisited, J Soc Work Disabil RehabilJ Soc Work Disabil Rehabil, vol. 11, pp. 55-70, 2012.
K. G. Wooten, Wortley, P. M., Singleton, J. A., and Euler, G. L., Perceptions matter: beliefs about influenza vaccine and vaccination behavior among elderly white, black and Hispanic Americans, VaccineVaccine, vol. 30, pp. 6927-34, 2012.
N. E. Conner, Predictive factors of hospice use among Blacks: applying Andersen's Behavioral Model, Am J Hosp Palliat CareAm J Hosp Palliat Care, vol. 29, pp. 368-74, 2012.
J. W. Tang, Mason, M., Kushner, R. F., Tirodkar, M. A., Khurana, N., and Kandula, N. R., South Asian American perspectives on overweight, obesity, and the relationship between weight and health, Prev Chronic DisPrev Chronic Dis, vol. 9, p. E107, 2012.
J. H. Kim, Menon, U., Wang, E., and Szalacha, L., Assess the effects of culturally relevant intervention on breast cancer knowledge, beliefs, and mammography use among Korean American women, J Immigr Minor HealthJ Immigr Minor Health, vol. 12, pp. 586-97, 2010.
L. C. Henderson, Divergent models of diabetes among American Indian elders, J Cross Cult GerontolJ Cross Cult Gerontol, vol. 25, pp. 303-16, 2010.
D. Cukor and Kimmel, P. L., Education and end of life in chronic kidney disease: disparities in black and white, Clin J Am Soc NephrolClin J Am Soc Nephrol, vol. 5, pp. 163-6, 2010.
W. W. Li, Wallhagen, M. I., and Froelicher, E. S., Factors predicting blood pressure control in older Chinese immigrants to the United States of America, J Adv NursJ Adv Nurs, vol. 66, pp. 2202-12, 2010.
V. B. Gupta, Impact of culture on healthcare seeking behavior of Asian Indians, J Cult DiversJ Cult Divers, vol. 17, pp. 13-9, 2010.
H. A. Monsanto, Level of awareness about osteoporosis among women 50 years and older in Puerto Rico, P R Health Sci JP R Health Sci J, vol. 29, pp. 54-9, 2010.
J. C. Heyman and Gutheil, I. A., Older Latinos' attitudes toward and comfort with end-of-life planning, Health Soc WorkHealth Soc Work, vol. 35, pp. 17-26, 2010.
G. R. Sadler, Lahousse, S. F., Riley, J., Mercado, B., Trinh, A. C., and Cruz, L. A., Predictors of breast and cervical cancer screening among Chamorro women in Southern California, J Cancer EducJ Cancer Educ, vol. 25, pp. 76-82, 2010.
T. G. Cobb, Strategies for providing cultural competent health care for Hmong Americans, J Cult DiversJ Cult Divers, vol. 17, pp. 79-83, 2010.
J. P. Lewis, Successful aging through the eyes of Alaska Natives: exploring generational differences among Alaska Natives, J Cross Cult GerontolJ Cross Cult Gerontol, vol. 25, pp. 385-96, 2010.
L. G. Jones, Zhang, Y., Ahmed, M. I., Ekundayo, O. J., Akhter, S., Sawyer, P., Aban, I., Sims, R. V., and Ahmed, A., Understanding the reasons for the underuse of pneumococcal vaccination by community-dwelling older African Americans, J Am Geriatr SocJ Am Geriatr Soc, vol. 58, pp. 2323-8, 2010.
S. E. Lee, Lee, H. Y., and Diwan, S., What do Korean American immigrants know about Alzheimer's disease (AD)? The impact of acculturation and exposure to the disease on AD knowledge, Int J Geriatr PsychiatryInt J Geriatr Psychiatry, vol. 25, pp. 66-73, 2010.
Y. Jang, Chiriboga, D. A., and Okazaki, S., Attitudes toward mental health services: age-group differences in Korean American adults, Aging Ment HealthAging Ment Health, vol. 13, pp. 127-34, 2009.
T. T. Nguyen, Le, G., Nguyen, T., Le, K., Lai, K., Gildengorin, G., Tsoh, J., Bui-Tong, N., and McPhee, S. J., Breast cancer screening among Vietnamese Americans: a randomized controlled trial of lay health worker outreach, Am J Prev MedAm J Prev Med, vol. 37, pp. 306-13, 2009.
Y. Eun, Lee, E. E., Kim, M. J., and Fogg, L., Breast cancer screening beliefs among older Korean American women, J Gerontol NursJ Gerontol Nurs, vol. 35, pp. 40-50, 2009.
C. Y. Chiang and Sun, F. K., The effects of a walking program on older Chinese American immigrants with hypertension: a pretest and posttest quasi-experimental design, Public Health NursPublic Health Nurs, vol. 26, pp. 240-8, 2009.
E. Ko and Lee, J., End-of-life communication: ethnic differences between Korean American and non-Hispanic White older adults, J Aging HealthJ Aging Health, vol. 21, pp. 967-84, 2009.
G. Bhattacharya and Shibusawa, T., Experiences of aging among immigrants from India to the United States: social work practice in a global context, J Gerontol Soc WorkJ Gerontol Soc Work, vol. 52, pp. 445-62, 2009.
A. Neidich, Mahanty, H. D., and Bramstedt, K. A., Exploring transplant opportunities in Hmong culture: a case report, Prog TransplantProg Transplant, vol. 19, pp. 188-91, 2009.
G. X. Ma, Toubbeh, J. I., Wang, M. Q., Shive, S. E., Cooper, L., and Pham, A., Factors associated with cervical cancer screening compliance and noncompliance among Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, and Cambodian women, J Natl Med AssocJ Natl Med Assoc, vol. 101, pp. 541-51, 2009.
M. L. Slattery, Murtaugh, M. A., Lanier, A. P., Ma, K. N., Ferucci, E. D., Etzel, R. A., and Edwards, S., Family health history and health behaviors in Alaska native and American Indian people, J Health Care Poor UnderservedJ Health Care Poor Underserved, vol. 20, pp. 678-94, 2009.