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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. M. Glymour, Yen, J. J., Kosheleva, A., Moon, J. R., Capistrant, B. D., and Patton, K. K., Elevated depressive symptoms and incident stroke in Hispanic, African-American, and White older Americans, J Behav MedJ Behav Med, vol. 35, pp. 211-20, 2012.
N. R. Whitesell, Beals, J., Crow, C. B., Mitchell, C. M., and Novins, D. K., Epidemiology and etiology of substance use among American Indians and Alaska Natives: risk, protection, and implications for prevention, Am J Drug Alcohol AbuseAm J Drug Alcohol Abuse, vol. 38, pp. 376-82, 2012.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
H. Y. Lee, Lundquist, M., Ju, E., Luo, X., and Townsend, A., Colorectal cancer screening disparities in Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: which groups are most vulnerable?, Ethn HealthEthn Health, vol. 16, pp. 501-18, 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.
P. Y. Miranda, Schulz, A. J., Israel, B. A., and Gonzalez, H. M., Context of entry and number of depressive symptoms in an older Mexican-origin immigrant population, J Immigr Minor HealthJ Immigr Minor Health, vol. 13, pp. 706-12, 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.
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.
L. R. Torres, Kaplan, C., and Valdez, A., Health consequences of long-term injection heroin use among aging Mexican American men, J Aging HealthJ Aging Health, vol. 23, pp. 912-32, 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.
R. I. Liem, Gilgour, B., Pelligra, S. A., Mason, M., and Thompson, A. A., The impact of thalassemia on Southeast Asian and Asian Indian families in the United States: a qualitative study, Ethn DisEthn Dis, vol. 21, pp. 361-9, 2011.
K. L. Walters, Beltran, R., Evans-Campbell, T., and Simoni, J. M., Keeping our hearts from touching the ground: HIV/AIDS in American Indian and Alaska Native women, Womens Health IssuesWomens Health Issues, vol. 21, pp. S261-5, 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.
B. B. Qi, Resnick, B., Smeltzer, S. C., and Bausell, B., Self-efficacy program to prevent osteoporosis among Chinese immigrants: a randomized controlled trial, Nurs ResNurs Res, vol. 60, pp. 393-404, 2011.
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.
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.
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.
A. Kumar and Nevid, J. S., Acculturation, enculturation, and perceptions of mental disorders in Asian Indian immigrants, Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor PsycholCultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol, vol. 16, pp. 274-83, 2010.
N. Mokuau and Tomioka, M., Caregiving and older Japanese adults: lessons learned from the periodical literature, J Gerontol Soc WorkJ Gerontol Soc Work, vol. 53, pp. 117-36, 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.
R. T. Goins and Pilkerton, C. S., Comorbidity among older American Indians: the native elder care study, J Cross Cult GerontolJ Cross Cult Gerontol, vol. 25, pp. 343-54, 2010.
R. Misra, Balagopal, P., Klatt, M., and Geraghty, M., Complementary and alternative medicine use among Asian Indians in the United States: a national study, J Altern Complement MedJ Altern Complement Med, vol. 16, pp. 843-52, 2010.
A. M. Hernandez and Bigatti, S. M., Depression among older Mexican American caregivers, Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor PsycholCultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol, vol. 16, pp. 50-8, 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.
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.
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.
K. L. Moy, Sallis, J. F., and David, K. J., Health indicators of Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders in the United States, J Community HealthJ Community Health, vol. 35, pp. 81-92, 2010.
P. J. Johnson, Carlson, K. F., and Hearst, M. O., Healthcare disparities for American Indian veterans in the United States: a population-based study, Med CareMed Care, vol. 48, pp. 563-9, 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.
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.
K. Gerst, Al-Ghatrif, M., Beard, H. A., Samper-Ternent, R., and Markides, K. S., High depressive symptomatology among older community-dwelling Mexican Americans: the impact of immigration, Aging Ment HealthAging Ment Health, vol. 14, pp. 347-54, 2010.
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.
J. L. Givens, Tjia, J., Zhou, C., Emanuel, E., and Ash, A. S., Racial and ethnic differences in hospice use among patients with heart failure, Arch Intern MedArch Intern Med, vol. 170, pp. 427-32, 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.