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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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S. E. Hopkins, Kwachka, P., Lardon, C., and Mohatt, G. V., Keeping busy: a Yup'ik/Cup'ik perspective on health and aging, Int J Circumpolar HealthInt J Circumpolar Health, vol. 66, pp. 42-50, 2007.
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.
J. Walsh, Nguyen, T., Nguyen, L., Pasick, R., and McPhee, S. J., Healthy Colon, Healthy Life (Ruot Lanh, Song Khoe): patient and physician factors associated with colorectal cancer screening among Vietnamese Americans in a county medical care system, J Health Care Poor UnderservedJ Health Care Poor Underserved, vol. 20, pp. 74-89, 2009.
Y. Kang, Knowledge and attitudes about urinary incontinence among community-dwelling Korean American women, J Wound Ostomy Continence NursJ Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs, vol. 36, pp. 194-9, 2009.
M. Kagawa-Singer, Tanjasiri, S. P., Valdez, A., Yu, H., and Foo, M. A., Outcomes of a breast health project for Hmong women and men in California, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 99 Suppl 2, pp. S467-73, 2009.
J. H. Kim and Menon, U., Pre- and postintervention differences in acculturation, knowledge, beliefs, and stages of readiness for mammograms among Korean American women, Oncol Nurs ForumOncol Nurs Forum, vol. 36, pp. E80-92, 2009.
K. S. Johnson, Kuchibhatla, M., and Tulsky, J. A., Racial differences in self-reported exposure to information about hospice care, J Palliat MedJ Palliat Med, vol. 12, pp. 921-7, 2009.
D. H. Chae and Walters, K. L., Racial discrimination and racial identity attitudes in relation to self-rated health and physical pain and impairment among two-spirit American Indians/Alaska Natives, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 99 Suppl 1, pp. S144-51, 2009.
J. R. Sharkey, Sharf, B. F., and St John, J. A., "Una persona derechita (staying right in the mind)": perceptions of Spanish-speaking Mexican American older adults in South Texas colonias, GerontologistGerontologist, vol. 49 Suppl 1, pp. S79-85, 2009.
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.
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.