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Research In Health Disparities

Selected HCHDS Publications - 2012

Bhatnagar P, Lu X, Evans MK, LaVeist TA, Zonderman AB, Carter DL, Arking DE, Fletcher CA. “Genetic Variants in Platelet Factor 4 Modulate Inflammatory and Platelet Activation Biomarkers.” Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2012 Jul 4.

Bleich SN, Jarlenski MP, Bell CN, LaVeist TA. (2012) Health inequalities: Trends, Progress and Policy. Annual Review of Public Health. [Epub ahead of print].

Bleich, S. N., Simon, A. E., & Cooper, L. A. (2012). Impact of patient-doctor race concordance on rates of weight-related counseling in visits by black and white obese individuals. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.), 20(3):562-7.  Epub 2011 Jan 13. PMCID: PMC Journal - In Process

Chan, K., Gaskin, D.J., Dinwiddie, G.Y. & McCleary, R.  (2012).  Do Diabetic Patients Living in Racially Segregated Neighborhoods Experience Different Access and Quality of Care? Medical Care, 50(8): 692-699.

Fesahazion RG, Thorpe Jr. RJ, Bell CN, LaVeist TA. ”Disparities in alcohol use: Does race matter as much as place?” Preventive Medicine Volume 55, Issue 5, November 2012, Pages 482–484

Gaskin, D.J., Dinwiddie, G.Y., Chan, K.  & McCleary, R.  (2012).  Residential Segregation and the Availability of Primary Care Physicians.  Health Services Research, (April): 1-24. 

Gaskin, D.J., Dinwiddie, G.Y., Chan, K.  & McCleary, R.  (2012).  Residential Segregation and the Use of Health Care Services.  Medical Care Research and Review, 69(2):158 - 175. 

Granger, D.A., Johnson, S.B., Szanton, S.L., Out, D., Schumann, L.L. (2012). Incorporating salivary biomarkers and analytes in oral fluids into nursing science: an overview and review of best practices. Biological Research in Nursing epub ahead of print

Lim, J.H., Ko, J.G., Fisher, L., Zhan, A., Gitlin, L.N. Szanton, S.L., Terzis, A. (2012) A closed-loop approach for improving the wellness of low-income elders at home using game consoles.   IEEE Communication.  50(1) 44-51.

Milam, A. J., Furr-Holden, C. D., Whitaker, D., Smart, M., Leaf, P., & Cooley-Strickland, M. (2012). Neighborhood environment and internalizing problems in african american children. Community Mental Health Journal, 48(1): 39-44. Epub 2011 Jan 14. PMCID: PMC3226893 [Available on 2013/2/1]

Nakimuli-Mpungu E, Mojtabai R, Alexandre PK, Musisi S, Katabira E, Nachega JB, Treisman G, Bass JK. Lifetime depressive disorders and adherence to anti-retroviral therapy in HIV-infected Ugandan adults: A case-control study.  J Affect Disord. 2012 Sep 24. doi:pii: S0165-0327(12)00571-X. 10.1016/j.jad.2012.08.002.PMID: 23017542

Nicklett, E.J., Szanton, S.L., Sun, K., Ferrucci, L. Fried, L.P., Guralnik, J.M., Semba, R.D. (2012)  Diet quality and social support: Factors associated with serum carotenoid concentrations among older disabled women (The Women's Health and Aging Study).  Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging.16(6); 511-8.

Palta, P., Page, G., Piferi, R.L., Gill, J.M., Hayat, M., Connolly, A.B., Szanton, S.L.  (2012) Evaluation of a mindfulness-based stress reduction program to decrease blood pressure in low-income African-American older adults.  Journal of Urban Health. Epub ahead of print

Pho, A. Tanner. E.K., Roth, J., Greeley, M., Dorsey, C., Szanton, S.L. (2012) Nursing Strategies for Promoting and Maintaining Function among Community-Living Older Adults: The CAPABLE Intervention. Geriatric Nursing. Nov-Dec; 33(6)439-45

Pollack KM, LaVeist T. “Advancing understanding of racial and ethnic inequalities in injury research.” Injury Prevention 2012 Apr;18(2):143-4

Reese AM, Thorpe RJ Jr, Bell CN, Bowie JV, Laveist TA. “The Effect of Religious Service Attendance on Race Differences in Depression: Findings from the EHDIC-SWB Study.”  Journal of Urban Health. 2012 Feb 10

Rely, K. Galindo-Suarez, R.M., Alexandre, P.K., Garcıa-Garcıa, E.G; Ortega, E.M.; et al. 2012. Cost Utility of Sirolimus versus Tacrolimus for the Primary Prevention of Graft Rejection in Renal Transplant Recipients in Mexico. Value In Health Regional Issues, 1:211-217.

Samuel, L., Szanton, S.L., Weiss, C., Thorpe, R.J., Semba, R., Fried, L.P. “Financial Strain is associated with risk of malnutrition in community-dwelling older women.” (2012) Epidemiology Research International. doi:10.1155/2012/696518

Shields, W., Szanton, S.L.,  Stepnitz, E., Perry, E. Bishai, D., Gielen, A.(2012)  Knowledge and Injury Prevention Practices in Homes of Older Adults.  Geriatric Nursing epub ahead of print

Wenzel, J.M., Jones, R.A., Klimmek, R. Szanton, S.L., Krum, S. (2012). Exploring the Role of Community Health Workers in Providing Cancer Navigation for Older African American Adults. Oncology Nursing Forum. 39 (3) E 288-98. 

Xue,Q-L, Bandeen-Roche, K., Chaves, P., Dam, T.,  Kalyani, R, MielenzT, OrnsteinK.  Choudhury, A.R., Seplaki, C.S.,SzantonS.L.,  Thorpe,R.J.,VaradhanR., YaoW.  FriedL.P.  (2012) Patterns of 12-Year Change in Physical Activity in Community-Dwelling Older Women: Can Suboptimal Level of Physical Activity Help You Live Longer? The American Journal of Epidemiology, 176(6):534-43