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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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R. P. Gelber, Launer, L. J., and White, L. R., The Honolulu-Asia Aging Study: epidemiologic and neuropathologic research on cognitive impairment, Curr Alzheimer ResCurr Alzheimer Res, vol. 9, pp. 664-72, 2012.
N. S. Shah, Vidal, J. S., Masaki, K., Petrovitch, H., Ross, G. W., Tilley, C., DeMattos, R. B., Tracy, R. P., White, L. R., and Launer, L. J., Midlife blood pressure, plasma beta-amyloid, and the risk for Alzheimer disease: the Honolulu Asia Aging Study, HypertensionHypertension, vol. 59, pp. 780-6, 2012.
S. R. Alberts, Kelly, J. J., Ashokkumar, R., and Lanier, A. P., Occurrence of pancreatic, biliary tract, and gallbladder cancers in Alaska Native people, 1973-2007, Int J Circumpolar HealthInt J Circumpolar Health, vol. 71, p. 17521, 2012.
E. Fuller-Thomson and Chi, M., Older Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders with Activities of Daily Living (ADL) limitations: immigration and other factors associated with institutionalization, Int J Environ Res Public HealthInt J Environ Res Public Health, vol. 9, pp. 3264-79, 2012.
D. Bassett, Tsosie, U., and Nannauck, S., "Our culture is medicine": perspectives of Native healers on posttrauma recovery among American Indian and Alaska Native patients, Perm JPerm J, vol. 16, pp. 19-27, 2012.
X. Dong, Chang, E. S., Wong, E., and Simon, M., The perceptions, social determinants, and negative health outcomes associated with depressive symptoms among U.S. Chinese older adults, GerontologistGerontologist, vol. 52, pp. 650-63, 2012.
Postneonatal mortality among Alaska Native infants - Alaska, 1989-2009, MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly RepMMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep, vol. 61, pp. 1-5, 2012.
J. Ramke, Brian, G., Maher, L., M. Qoqonokana, Q., and Szetu, J., Prevalence and causes of blindness and low vision among adults in Fiji, Clin Experiment OphthalmolClin Experiment Ophthalmol, vol. 40, pp. 490-6, 2012.
A. T. Woodward, Taylor, R. J., Bullard, K. M., Aranda, M. P., Lincoln, K. D., and Chatters, L. M., Prevalence of lifetime DSM-IV affective disorders among older African Americans, Black Caribbeans, Latinos, Asians and non-Hispanic White people, Int J Geriatr PsychiatryInt J Geriatr Psychiatry, vol. 27, pp. 816-27, 2012.
M. S. Yang, Burr, J. A., and Mutchler, J. E., The prevalence of sensory deficits, functional limitations, and disability among older Southeast Asians in the United States, J Aging HealthJ Aging Health, vol. 24, pp. 1252-74, 2012.
K. Latham, Progressive and accelerated disability onset by race/ethnicity and education among late midlife and older adults, J Aging HealthJ Aging Health, vol. 24, pp. 1320-45, 2012.
S. Rutman, Taualii, M., Ned, D., and Tetrick, C., Reproductive health and sexual violence among urban American Indian and Alaska Native young women: select findings from the National Survey of Family Growth (2002), Matern Child Health JMatern Child Health J, vol. 16 Suppl 2, pp. 347-52, 2012.
B. T. Howrey, Peek, M. K., Raji, M. A., Ray, L. A., and Ottenbacher, K. J., Self-reported sleep characteristics and mortality in older adults of mexican origin: results from the Hispanic established population for the epidemiologic study of the elderly, J Am Geriatr SocJ Am Geriatr Soc, vol. 60, pp. 1906-11, 2012.
S. Pedraza, S. Snih, A., Ottenbacher, K. J., Markides, K. S., and Raji, M. A., Sleep quality and sleep problems in Mexican Americans aged 75 and older, Aging Clin Exp ResAging Clin Exp Res, vol. 24, pp. 391-7, 2012.
M. K. Peek, Howrey, B. T., Ternent, R. S., Ray, L. A., and Ottenbacher, K. J., Social support, stressors, and frailty among older Mexican American adults, J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc SciJ Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci, vol. 67, pp. 755-64, 2012.
J. R. Moon, Capistrant, B. D., Kawachi, I., Avendano, M., Subramanian, S. V., Bates, L. M., and Glymour, M. M., Stroke incidence in older US Hispanics: is foreign birth protective?, StrokeStroke, vol. 43, pp. 1224-9, 2012.
F. Javed, Aziz, E. F., Sabharwal, M. S., Nadkarni, G. N., Khan, S. A., Cordova, J. P., Benjo, A. M., Gallagher, D., Herzog, E., Messerli, F. H., and Pi-Sunyer, F. X., Association of BMI and cardiovascular risk stratification in the elderly African-American females, Obesity (Silver Spring)Obesity (Silver Spring), vol. 19, pp. 1182-6, 2011.
F. A. Conde, Landier, W., Ishida, D., Bell, R., Cuaresma, C. F., and Misola, J., Barriers and facilitators of prostate cancer screening among Filipino men in Hawaii, Oncol Nurs ForumOncol Nurs Forum, vol. 38, pp. 227-33, 2011.
P. Amparo, Farr, S. L., and Dietz, P. M., Chronic disease risk factors among American Indian/Alaska Native women of reproductive age, Prev Chronic DisPrev Chronic Dis, vol. 8, p. A118, 2011.
E. Fuller-Thomson, Brennenstuhl, S., and Hurd, M., Comparison of disability rates among older adults in aggregated and separate Asian American/Pacific Islander subpopulations, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 101, pp. 94-100, 2011.
S. T. Farias, Mungas, D., Hinton, L., and Haan, M., Demographic, neuropsychological, and functional predictors of rate of longitudinal cognitive decline in Hispanic older adults, Am J Geriatr PsychiatryAm J Geriatr Psychiatry, vol. 19, pp. 440-50, 2011.
T. T. Lewis, Guo, H., Lunos, S., de Leon, C. F. Mendes, Skarupski, K. A., Evans, D. A., and Everson-Rose, S. A., Depressive symptoms and cardiovascular mortality in older black and white adults: evidence for a differential association by race, Circ Cardiovasc Qual OutcomesCirc Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes, vol. 4, pp. 293-9, 2011.
S. S. Wong, L. Dixon, B., Gilbride, J. A., Chin, W. W., and Kwan, T. W., Diet, physical activity, and cardiovascular disease risk factors among older Chinese Americans living in New York City, J Community HealthJ Community Health, vol. 36, pp. 446-55, 2011.
J. D. Stein, Kim, D. S., Niziol, L. M., Talwar, N., Nan, B., Musch, D. C., and Richards, J. E., Differences in rates of glaucoma among Asian Americans and other racial groups, and among various Asian ethnic groups, OphthalmologyOphthalmology, vol. 118, pp. 1031-7, 2011.
T. Y. Wu, Hsieh, H. F., Wang, J., Yao, L., and Oakley, D., Ethnicity and cardiovascular risk factors among Asian Americans residing in Michigan, J Community HealthJ Community Health, vol. 36, pp. 811-8, 2011.
Y. Jang, Kim, G., and Chiriboga, D. A., Gender differences in depressive symptoms among older Korean American immigrants, Soc Work Public HealthSoc Work Public Health, vol. 26, pp. 96-109, 2011.
P. L. Wander, Boyko, E. J., Leonetti, D. L., McNeely, M. J., Kahn, S. E., and Fujimoto, W. Y., Greater hand-grip strength predicts a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes over 10 years in leaner Japanese Americans, Diabetes Research & Clinical PracticeDiabetes Research & Clinical Practice, vol. 92, pp. 261-264, 2011.
J. M. Johnston, Day, G. E., Veazie, M. A., and Provost, E., Heart disease mortality among Alaska Native people, 1981-2007, Public Health RepPublic Health Rep, vol. 126, pp. 73-83, 2011.
I. Kim and Spencer, M. S., Heavy drinking, perceived discrimination, and immigration status among Filipino Americans, Substance Use & MisuseSubstance Use & Misuse, vol. 46, pp. 1256-1264, 2011.
C. Sabanayagam, Shankar, A., Buchwald, D., and Goins, R. T., Insomnia symptoms and cardiovascular disease among older American Indians: the Native Elder Care Study, J Environ Public HealthJ Environ Public Health, vol. 2011, p. 964617, 2011.
Z. Al A. Hazzouri, Haan, M. N., Kalbfleisch, J. D., Galea, S., Lisabeth, L. D., and Aiello, A. E., Life-course socioeconomic position and incidence of dementia and cognitive impairment without dementia in older Mexican Americans: results from the Sacramento area Latino study on aging, Am J EpidemiolAm J Epidemiol, vol. 173, pp. 1148-58, 2011.
M. N. Haan, A. Al-Hazzouri, Z., and Aiello, A. E., Life-span socioeconomic trajectory, nativity, and cognitive aging in Mexican Americans: the Sacramento Area Latino Study on Aging, J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc SciJ Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci, vol. 66 Suppl 1, pp. i102-10, 2011.
H. M. Gonzalez, Tarraf, W., and Haan, M. N., The metabolic syndrome, biomarkers, and the acculturation-health relationship among older Mexican Americans, J Aging HealthJ Aging Health, vol. 23, pp. 1101-15, 2011.
M. I. Van Rompay, Castaneda-Sceppa, C., McKeown, N. M., Ordovas, J. M., and Tucker, K. L., Prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk factors among older Puerto Rican adults living in Massachusetts, J Immigr Minor HealthJ Immigr Minor Health, vol. 13, pp. 825-33, 2011.
G. A. Alfonsi, Datta, S. D., Mickiewicz, T., Koutsky, L. A., Ghanem, K., Hagensee, M., Kerndt, P., Hsu, K., Weinstock, H., and Shlay, J. C., Prevalence of high-risk HPV types and abnormal cervical cytology in American Indian/Alaska Native women, 2003-2005, Public Health RepPublic Health Rep, vol. 126, pp. 330-7, 2011.
R. Fernandez, Miranda, C., and Everett, B., Prevalence of obesity among migrant Asian Indians: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Int J Evid Based HealthcInt J Evid Based Healthc, vol. 9, pp. 420-8, 2011.
M. P. Aranda, Ray, L. A., Snih, S. A., Ottenbacher, K. J., and Markides, K. S., The protective effect of neighborhood composition on increasing frailty among older Mexican Americans: a barrio advantage?, J Aging HealthJ Aging Health, vol. 23, pp. 1189-217, 2011.
J. D. Stein, Vanderbeek, B. L., Talwar, N., Nan, B., Musch, D. C., and Zacks, D. N., Rates of nonexudative and exudative age-related macular degeneration among Asian American ethnic groups, Invest Ophthalmol Vis SciInvest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, vol. 52, pp. 6842-8, 2011.
C. C. Ma, Burchfiel, C. M., Grove, J., Fekedulegn, D., Lu, Y., Andrew, M. E., Willcox, B., Masaki, K. H., Curb, J. D., and Rodriguez, B. L., Risk factors for fractures among Japanese-American men: The Honolulu Heart Program and Honolulu-Asia Aging Study, Arch OsteoporosArch Osteoporos, vol. 6, pp. 197-207, 2011.
K. Gerst, Ray, L. A., Samper-Ternent, R., Espino, D. V., and Markides, K. S., Self-reported urge urinary incontinence (UUI) among older Mexican-American men: risk factors and psycho-social consequences, J Immigr Minor HealthJ Immigr Minor Health, vol. 13, pp. 1110-5, 2011.
E. Bloss, Holtz, T. H., Jereb, J., Redd, J. T., Podewils, L. J., Cheek, J. E., and McCray, E., Tuberculosis in indigenous peoples in the U.S., 2003-2008, Public Health RepPublic Health Rep, vol. 126, pp. 677-89, 2011.
M. Inaba, White, L., Bell, C., Chen, R., Petrovitch, H., Launer, L., Abbott, R. D., Ross, G. W., and Masaki, K., White matter lesions on brain magnetic resonance imaging scan and 5-year cognitive decline: the Honolulu-Asia aging study, J Am Geriatr SocJ Am Geriatr Soc, vol. 59, pp. 1484-9, 2011.
B. J. McMahon, Bruden, D., Bruce, M. G., Livingston, S., Christensen, C., Homan, C., Hennessy, T. W., Williams, J., Sullivan, D., Rosen, H. R., and Gretch, D., Adverse outcomes in Alaska natives who recovered from or have chronic hepatitis C infection, GastroenterologyGastroenterology, vol. 138, pp. 922-31 e1, 2010.
S. E. Jolly, Noonan, C. J., Roubideaux, Y. D., Goldberg, J. H., Ebbesson, S. O., Umans, J. G., and Howard, B. V., Albuminuria among Alaska Natives--findings from the Genetics of Coronary Artery Disease in Alaska Natives (GOCADAN) study, Nephron Clin PractNephron Clin Pract, vol. 115, pp. c107-13, 2010.
Y. Li, Liao, Y., Fan, A., Zhang, X., and Balluz, L., Asian American/Pacific Islander paradox in diabetic retinopathy: findings from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2006-2008, Ethn DisEthn Dis, vol. 20, pp. 111-7, 2010.
K. T. Wong, Grove, J. S., Grandinetti, A., Curb, J. D., Yee, M., Blanchette, P., Ross, G. W., and Rodriguez, B. I., Association of fibrinogen with Parkinson disease in elderly Japanese-American men: a prospective study, NeuroepidemiologyNeuroepidemiology, vol. 34, pp. 50-4, 2010.
B. V. Howard, Comuzzie, A., Devereux, R. B., Ebbesson, S. O., Fabsitz, R. R., Howard, W. J., Laston, S., MacCluer, J. W., Silverman, A., Umans, J. G., Wang, H., Weissman, N. J., and Wenger, C. R., Cardiovascular disease prevalence and its relation to risk factors in Alaska Eskimos, Nutr Metab Cardiovasc DisNutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis, vol. 20, pp. 350-8, 2010.
A. Mitnitski, Fallah, N., Wu, Y., Rockwood, K., and Borenstein, A. R., Changes in cognition during the course of eight years in elderly Japanese Americans: a multistate transition model, Ann EpidemiolAnn Epidemiol, vol. 20, pp. 480-6, 2010.
V. B. Jernigan, Duran, B., Ahn, D., and Winkleby, M., Changing patterns in health behaviors and risk factors related to cardiovascular disease among American Indians and Alaska Natives, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 100, pp. 677-83, 2010.
D. G. Redwood, Lanier, A. P., Johnston, J. M., Asay, E. D., and Slattery, M. L., Chronic disease risk factors among Alaska Native and American Indian people, Alaska, 2004-2006, Prev Chronic DisPrev Chronic Dis, vol. 7, p. A85, 2010.