E&D Online Vol. 21, No. 2

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ORIGINAL REPORTS: CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE AND RISK FACTORS

Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factor Clustering among African American Adults
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Meghan Baruth, PhD; Sara Wilcox, PhD; Brent M. Egan, MD; Marsha Dowda, DrPH; Marilyn Laken, PhD; Tatiana Y. Warren, MS
Changes in Patterns of Racial Disparities in Attending Low-Mortality Hospitals and Outcomes among Patients with Stroke
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Jay J. Shen, PhD; Minggen Lu, PhD
Determinants of Inflammatory Markers in a Bi-ethnic Population
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Michael Paalani, MS; Jerry W. Lee, PhD; Ella Haddad, DrPH; Serena Tonstad, MD
Ethnic Variations in Lipid-lowering in Response to a Statin (EVIREST): a Substudy of the Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial (ASCOT)
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Neil Chapman, FRCP; Choon Lan Chang, PhD; Mark Caulfield, FRCP; Bjo¨rn Dahlo¨f, MD; Gene Feder, FRCGP; Peter S. Sever, FRCP; Neil R. Poulter, FRCP
Plasma Catecholamines in Nigerians with Primary Hypertension
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Adewole A. Adebiyi, FWACP; Olubayo M. Akinosun, FWACP; Chibuike E. Nwafor, FMCP; Ayodele O. Falase, FRCP


ORIGINAL REPORTS: OBESITY

Occurrence and Correlates of Overweight and Obesity among Island Puerto Rican Youth
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Jeremiah R. Garza, MPH; Edna Acosta Pe´rez, PhD, MSc; Michael Prelip, DPA; William J. McCarthy, PhD; Jonathan M. Feldman, PhD; Glorisa Canino, PhD; Alexander N. Ortega, PhD
Differential Response of African American and Caucasian Women to Extended-Care Programs for Obesity Management
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Katie A. Rickel, PhD; Vanessa A. Milsom, PhD; Kathryn M. Ross, MS; Valerie J. Hoover, MS; Ninoska D. Peterson, PhD; Michael G. Perri, PhD
Elevated Body Mass Index and Obesity among Racially and Ethnically Diverse Adolescents
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Patrice G. Saab, PhD; Stephanie Fitzpatrick, MS; Betty Lai, MS; Judith R. McCalla, PhD


ORIGINAL REPORT: DIABETES

Ethnic and Language Disparities in Diabetes Care among California Residents
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Sarah Choi, PhD; Jung-Ah Lee, PhD; Elizabeth Rush, MA
Dietary Factors Associated with Adiponectin in Filipino-American Women
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Sheila Medina-Torne, MPH; Maria Rosario G. Araneta, PhD; Caroline A. Macera, PhD; Mark Kern, PhD;Ming Ji, PhD


ORIGINAL REPORTS: CANCER

An Excess of Breast Cancer among Young California-born Asian Women
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Peggy Reynolds, PhD; Susan Hurley, MPH; Debbie Goldberg, MS; Thu Quach, PhD; Rudy Rull, PhD; Julie Von Behren, MPH
Cancer Screening among Native Americans in California
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Vanessa W. Simonds, ScD; Graham A. Colditz, MD, DrPH; Rima E. Rudd, ScD; Thomas D. Sequist, MD, MPH
Outcomes of Thyroid Cancer in African Americans
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Christopher S. Hollenbeak, PhD; Li Wang, PhD; Patrick Schneider, BS; David Goldenberg, MD


ORIGINAL REPORTS: PUBLIC HEALTH

African American Adolescents and New Media: Associations with HIV/STI Risk Behavior and Psychosocial Variables
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Laura B. Whiteley, MD; Larry K. Brown, MD; Rebecca R. Swenson, PhD; Daniel Romer, PhD; Ralph J.P. DiClemente, PhD; Laura F. Salazar, PhD; Peter A. Vanable, PhD; Michael P. Carey, PhD; Robert F. Valois, PhD
The Association between Income, Education, and Experiences of Discrimination in Older African American and European American Patients
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Jewell H. Halanych, MD, MSc; Monika M. Safford, MD; James M. Shikany, DrPH; Yendelela Cuffee, MPH; Sharina D. Person, PhD; Isabel C. Scarinci, PhD, MPH; Catarina I. Kiefe, PhD, MD;Jeroan J. Allison, MD, MSc
Evidence of Reduced Health-Related Quality of Life in Older Mexican Americans with Arthritis
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Saad M. Bindawas, PT, PhD; Soham Al Snih, MD, PhD; James J. Grady, DrPh; Elizabeth J. Protas, PT, PhD;James E. Graham, PhD; Kyriakos S. Markides, PhD; Kenneth J. Ottenbacher, PhD


ORIGINAL REPORTS: GLOBAL HEALTH

Hypertension in Bo, Sierra Leone
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Kate A. Meehan, BA; Andrea J. Bankoski, MPH; Edries Tejan, MBChB; Rashid Ansumana, MSc; Umaru Bangura, MPH; David A. Stenger, PhD; Kathryn H. Jacobsen, PhD
Sickle Cell Anemia: Delayed Diagnosis in Bahia, Brazil - A Largely Afro-Descendant Population
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Angela Maria Dias Zanette, MD; Marilda de Sousa Gonc¸alves, PhD; Regina Ce´lia Santos Bahia, MD; LucianaVasconcelos Araujo Nogueira, MD; Se´rgio Marcos Arruda, MD


DEPARTMENTS

CLINICAL RESEARCH

GRANTS AND FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

UPDATES FROM US HEALTH AGENCIES

HEALTH LEGISTRATIVE ISSUES

FOR THE PATIENTS

HEALTH BEHAVIOR CHANGE PROGRAMS NEEDED TO CURB MULTIPLE RISK FACTORS FOR HEART DISEASE
CHOLESTEROL-LOWERING DRUGS FOUND TO BE EQUALLY EFFECTIVE IN WHITE, BLACK AND SOUTH ASIAN PATIENTS
YOUNG CALIFORNIA-BORN ASIAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER WOMEN FOUND TO HAVE HIGHER RATES OF BREAST CANCER THAN WHITES
OVERWEIGHT AND OBESITY AMONG ISLAND PUERTO RICAN YOUTH
OVERWEIGHT AND OBESITY AMONG TEENS IN SOUTH FLORIDA
EXERCISE AND DIET KEY TO REDUCING INFLAMMATORY MARKER LEVELS LINKED TO DISEASE
CELL PHONE AND INTERNET USE BY AFRICAN AMERICAN TEENS
HYPERTENSION IN BO, SIERRA LEONE
ADIPONECTIN LEVELS AND DIET TO PREVENT DIABETES AMONG FILIPINO AMERICAN WOMEN

Ethnicity & Disease CORRECTIONS
Ethn Dis. 2010; 20(4): 463-466
Pruthi S, Shmidt E, Sherman MM, Neal L, Wahner-Roedler D. Promoting a breast cancer screening clinic for underserved women: a community collaboration. Ethn Dis.2010;20(4):463-466. Correction in authorship

THE NEW CITATION FOR THIS ARTICLE SHOULD READ: Shmidt E, Sherman MM, Neal L, Wahner-Roedler D, Pruthi S. Promoting a breast cancer screening clinic for underserved women: a community collaboration. [published correction appears in Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):ii] Ethn Dis.2010;20(4):463-466.

Ethn Dis. 2010; 20(4): 376-382 Baltrus T. Shim RS, Jaile Ye, Watson L, Davis SK. Socioeconomic position, stress and cortisol in relation to waist circumference in African American and White women. Ethn Dis.2010;20(4):376-382. Typographical error - Incorrect author name

THE NEW CITATION FOR THIS ARTICLE SHOULD READ: Baltrus T, Shim RS, Ye J, Watson L, Davis SK. Socioeconomic position, stress and cortisol in relation to waist circumference in African American and White women. [published correction appears in Ethn Dis. 2011;21(2):ii] Ethn Dis.2010;20(4):376-382.

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