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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. 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.
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.
J. E. Graham, Snih, S. A., Berges, I. M., Ray, L. A., Markides, K. S., and Ottenbacher, K. J., Frailty and 10-year mortality in community-living Mexican American older adults, GerontologyGerontology, vol. 55, pp. 644-51, 2009.
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.
A. S. Snih, Graham, J. E., Ray, L. A., Samper-Ternent, R., Markides, K. S., and Ottenbacher, K. J., Frailty and incidence of activities of daily living disability among older Mexican Americans, J Rehabil MedJ Rehabil Med, vol. 41, pp. 892-7, 2009.
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.
N. Masood, Okazaki, S., and Takeuchi, D. T., Gender, family, and community correlates of mental health in South Asian Americans, Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor PsycholCultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol, vol. 15, pp. 265-74, 2009.
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.
S. Wahedduddin, Singh, J. A., Culhane-Pera, K. A., and Gertner, E., Gout in the Hmong in the United States, J Clin RheumatolJ Clin Rheumatol, vol. 16, pp. 262-6, 2010.
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.
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.
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.
S. S. Jonnalagadda and Diwan, S., Health behaviors, chronic disease prevalence and self-rated health of older Asian Indian immigrants in the U.S, J Immigr HealthJ Immigr Health, vol. 7, pp. 75-83, 2005.
H. M. Gonzalez, Ceballos, M., Tarraf, W., West, B. T., Bowen, M. E., and Vega, W. A., The health of older Mexican Americans in the long run, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 99, pp. 1879-85, 2009.
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.
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.
D. Bishai and Lee, S., Heightened risk of fire deaths among older African Americans and Native Americans, Public Health RepPublic Health Rep, vol. 125, pp. 406-13, 2010.
D. Bishai and Lee, S., Heightened risk of fire deaths among older African Americans and Native Americans, Public Health RepPublic Health Rep, vol. 125, pp. 406-13, 2010.
S. L. Stern, Dhanda, R., and Hazuda, H. P., Helplessness predicts the development of hypertension in older Mexican and European Americans, J Psychosom ResJ Psychosom Res, vol. 67, pp. 333-7, 2009.
E. T. Wang, de Koning, L., and Kanaya, A. M., Higher protein intake is associated with diabetes risk in South Asian Indians: the Metabolic Syndrome and Atherosclerosis in South Asians Living in America (MASALA) study, J Am Coll NutrJ Am Coll Nutr, vol. 29, pp. 130-5, 2010.
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.
T. Evans-Campbell, Historical trauma in American Indian/Native Alaska communities: a multilevel framework for exploring impacts on individuals, families, and communities, J Interpers ViolenceJ Interpers Violence, vol. 23, pp. 316-38, 2008.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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. V. Panapasa, Mau, M. K., Williams, D. R., and McNally, J. W., Mortality patterns of Native Hawaiians across their lifespan: 1990-2000, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 100, pp. 2304-10, 2010.
S. Calcaterra and Binswanger, I. A., National trends in psychostimulant-related deaths: 1999-2009, Subst AbusSubst Abus, vol. 34, pp. 129-36, 2013.
K. M. Sheffield and Peek, M. K., Neighborhood context and cognitive decline in older Mexican Americans: results from the Hispanic Established Populations for Epidemiologic Studies of the Elderly, Am J EpidemiolAm J Epidemiol, vol. 169, pp. 1092-101, 2009.
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.
M. H. Ochner, Salvail, F. R., Ford, E. S., and Ajani, U., Obesity and self-reported general health, Hawaii BRFSS: are Polynesians at higher risk?, Obesity (Silver Spring)Obesity (Silver Spring), vol. 16, pp. 923-6, 2008.
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.
S. M. McCurry, Gibbons, L. E., Bond, G. E., Rice, M. Murguia, Graves, A. Borenstein, Kukull, W. A., Teri, L., Higdon, R., Bowen, J. D., McCormick, W. C., and Larson, E. B., Older adults and functional decline: A cross-cultural comparison, International PsychogeriatricsInternational Psychogeriatrics, vol. 14, pp. 161-179, 2002.
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.
R. C. Yang, Mills, P. K., and Nasseri, K., Patterns of mortality in California Hmong, 1988-2002, J Immigr Minor HealthJ Immigr Minor Health, vol. 12, pp. 754-60, 2010.
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.