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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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B. Wu, Liang, J., Landerman, L., and Plassman, B., Trends of edentulism among middle-aged and older Asian Americans, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 103, pp. e76-82, 2013.
M. AlGhatrif, Kuo, Y. F., S. Snih, A., Raji, M. A., Ray, L. A., and Markides, K. S., Trends in hypertension prevalence, awareness, treatment and control in older Mexican Americans, 1993-2005, Ann EpidemiolAnn Epidemiol, vol. 21, pp. 15-25, 2011.
H. A. Beard, AlGhatrif, M., Samper-Ternent, R., Gerst, K., and Markides, K. S., Trends in diabetes prevalence and diabetes-related complications in older Mexican Americans from 1993-1994 to 2004-2005, Diabetes CareDiabetes Care, vol. 32, pp. 2212-7, 2009.
H. A. Beard, Markides, K. S., M. Ghatrif, A., Kuo, Y. F., and Raji, M. A., Trends in diabetes medication use and prevalence of geriatric syndromes in older Mexican Americans from 1993/1994 to 2004/2005, Ann PharmacotherAnn Pharmacother, vol. 44, pp. 1376-83, 2010.
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.
M. Veazie, Ayala, C., Schieb, L., Dai, S., Henderson, J. A., and Cho, P., Trends and disparities in heart disease mortality among American Indians/Alaska Natives, 1990-2009, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 104 Suppl 3, pp. S359-67, 2014.
L. Jiang, Manson, S. M., Beals, J., Henderson, W. G., Huang, H., Acton, K. J., and Roubideaux, Y., Translating the Diabetes Prevention Program into American Indian and Alaska Native communities: results from the Special Diabetes Program for Indians Diabetes Prevention demonstration project, Diabetes CareDiabetes Care, vol. 36, pp. 2027-34, 2013.
S. E. Noel, Newby, P. K., Ordovas, J. M., and Tucker, K. L., A traditional rice and beans pattern is associated with metabolic syndrome in Puerto Rican older adults, J NutrJ Nutr, vol. 139, pp. 1360-7, 2009.
C. R. DeCou, Skewes, M. C., and Lopez, E. D., Traditional living and cultural ways as protective factors against suicide: perceptions of Alaska Native university students, Int J Circumpolar HealthInt J Circumpolar Health, vol. 72, 2013.
R. K. Sharma, Khosla, N., Tulsky, J. A., and Carrese, J. A., Traditional expectations versus US realities: first- and second-generation Asian Indian perspectives on end-of-life care, J Gen Intern MedJ Gen Intern Med, vol. 27, pp. 311-7, 2012.
H. F. Ofaheng Vakalahi, Tongan grandparents and grandchildren: The impact of grandparenting, International Social WorkInternational Social Work, vol. 54, pp. 580-598, 2011.
B. A. Glenn, Surani, Z., Chawla, N., and Bastani, R., Tobacco use among South Asians: results of a community-university collaborative study, Ethnicity & HealthEthnicity & Health, vol. 14, pp. 131-145, 2009.
L. Sohn and Harada, N. D., Time since immigration and health services utilization of Korean-American older adults living in Los Angeles County, J Am Geriatr SocJ Am Geriatr Soc, vol. 52, pp. 1946-50, 2004.
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.
S. P. Verney, Jervis, L. L., Fickenscher, A., Roubideaux, Y., Bogart, A., and Goldberg, J., Symptoms of depression and cognitive functioning in older American Indians, Aging Ment HealthAging Ment Health, vol. 12, pp. 108-15, 2008.
N. R. Burrows, Cho, P., K. Bullard, M. K., Narva, A. S., and Eggers, P. W., Survival on dialysis among American Indians and Alaska Natives with diabetes in the United States, 1995-2010, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 104 Suppl 3, pp. S490-5, 2014.
M. E. Dupre, Gu, D., and Vaupel, J. W., Survival differences among native-born and foreign-born older adults in the United States, PLoS OnePLoS One, vol. 7, p. e37177, 2012.
S. M. Dwojak, Sequist, T. D., Emerick, K., and Deschler, D. G., Survival differences among American Indians/Alaska Natives with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma, Head NeckHead Neck, vol. 35, pp. 1114-8, 2013.
S. K. Shah, Bhanusali, D. G., Sachdev, A., Geria, A. N., and Alexis, A. F., A survey of skin conditions and concerns in South Asian Americans: a community-based study, J Drugs DermatolJ Drugs Dermatol, vol. 10, pp. 524-8, 2011.
M. A. Herne, Bartholomew, M. L., and Weahkee, R. L., Suicide mortality among American Indians and Alaska Natives, 1999-2009, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 104 Suppl 3, pp. S336-42, 2014.
S. P. Patel and Gaw, A. C., Suicide among immigrants from the Indian subcontinent: a review, Psychiatr ServPsychiatr Serv, vol. 47, pp. 517-21, 1996.
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.
D. S. Tauiliili, Delva, J., and Browne, C., A study of attitudes toward aging and caregiving patterns among Samoan families in Hawaii, Journal of Family Social WorkJournal of Family Social Work, vol. 6, pp. 1-14, 2001.
R. J. Angel, Structural and cultural factors in successful aging among older Hispanics, Fam Community HealthFam Community Health, vol. 32, pp. S46-57, 2009.
R. D. Horner, Day, G. M., Lanier, A. P., Provost, E. M., Hamel, R. D., and Trimble, B. A., Stroke mortality among Alaska Native people, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 99, pp. 1996-2000, 2009.
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.
L. Anngela-Cole and Busch, M., Stress and grief among family caregivers of older adults with cancer: a multicultural comparison from Hawai'i, J Soc Work End Life Palliat CareJ Soc Work End Life Palliat Care, vol. 7, pp. 318-37, 2011.
E. C. Holmstrom, Strengthening end-of-life care for African-American patients and families through education and community outreach, Omega (Westport)Omega (Westport)Omega (Westport), vol. 67, pp. 115-9, 2013.
M. C. Lindley, Groom, A. V., Wortley, P. M., and Euler, G. L., Status of influenza and pneumococcal vaccination among older American Indians and Alaska Natives, Am J Public HealthAm J Public Health, vol. 98, pp. 932-8, 2008.
E. S. Ihara and Vakalahi, H. F. O., Spirituality: The Essence of Wellness Among Tongan and Samoan Elders, Journal of Religion & Spirituality in Social WorkJournal of Religion & Spirituality in Social Work, vol. 30, pp. 405-421, 2011.
D. Roy, South Asian battered women's use of force against intimate male partners: a practice note, Violence Against WomenViolence Against Women, vol. 18, pp. 1108-18, 2012.
P. Sayegh, Kellough, J., Otilingam, P. G., and Poon, C. Y. M., South Asian and Middle Eastern American Older Adults: Dementia, Mood Disorders, and Anxiety Disorders, Clinical GerontologistClinical Gerontologist, vol. 36, pp. 216-240, 2013.
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.
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.
C. A. Reyes-Ortiz and Markides, K. S., Socioeconomic factors, immigration status, and cancer screening among Mexican American women aged 75 and older, Health Care Women IntHealth Care Women Int, vol. 31, pp. 1068-81, 2010.
K. A. Henderson and Ainsworth, B. E., Sociocultural perspectives on physical activity in the lives of older African American and American Indian women: a cross cultural activity participation study, Women HealthWomen Health, vol. 31, pp. 1-20, 2000.
A. G. Cantu and Fleuriet, K. J., The sociocultural context of physical activity in older Mexican American women, Hispanic Health Care InternationalHispanic Health Care International, vol. 6, pp. 27-40, 2008.
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.
C. M. L. Kwan, Mullan, J. T., Chun, K. M., Kwong, Y., Hsu, L., and Chesla, C. A., Social Relationships and Health Among Chinese Americans With Diabetes: Does Age Make a Difference?, Clinical GerontologistClinical Gerontologist, vol. 37, pp. 191-210, 2014.
B. L. Rooney, Choudhary, R., and Bliss, A., Social determinants of smoking among Hmong Americans residing in Wisconsin, WMJWMJ, vol. 108, pp. 439-46, 2009.
L. Liu, Social connections, diabetes mellitus, and risk of mortality among white and African-American adults aged 70 and older: an eight-year follow-up study, Ann EpidemiolAnn Epidemiol, vol. 21, pp. 26-33, 2011.
Y. Kang and Crogan, N. L., Social and cultural construction of urinary incontinence among Korean American elderly women, Geriatr NursGeriatr Nurs, vol. 29, pp. 105-11, 2008.
Y. Jang and Chiriboga, D. A., Social activity and depressive symptoms in Korean American older adults: the conditioning role of acculturation, J Aging HealthJ Aging Health, vol. 23, pp. 767-81, 2011.
K. M. Chun, Chesla, C. A., and Kwan, C. M., “So We Adapt Step by Step”: Acculturation experiences affecting diabetes management and perceived health for Chinese American immigrants, Social Science & MedicineSocial Science & Medicine, vol. 72, pp. 256-264, 2011.
K. Rohde, Boles, M., Bushore, C. J., Pizacani, B. A., Maher, J. E., and Peterson, E., Smoking-related knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors among Alaska Native people: a population-based study, Int J Circumpolar HealthInt J Circumpolar Health, vol. 72, 2013.
N. Collins, Sachs-Ericsson, N., Preacher, K. J., Sheffield, K. M., and Markides, K., Smoking increases risk for cognitive decline among community-dwelling older Mexican Americans, Am J Geriatr PsychiatryAm J Geriatr Psychiatry, vol. 17, pp. 934-42, 2009.
P. N. Henderson, Rhoades, D., Henderson, J. A., Welty, T. K., and Buchwald, D., Smoking cessation and its determinants among older American Indians: the Strong Heart Study, Ethn DisEthn Dis, vol. 14, pp. 274-9, 2004.
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.
S. R. Sok, Sleep patterns and insomnia management in Korean-American older adult immigrants, J Clin NursJ Clin Nurs, vol. 17, pp. 135-43, 2008.
R. J. Angel, Angel, J. L., C. Venegas, D., and Bonazzo, C., Shorter stay, longer life: age at migration and mortality among the older Mexican-origin population, J Aging HealthJ Aging Health, vol. 22, pp. 914-31, 2010.