E&D Online Vol. 23, No. 2

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OBESITY


ORIGINAL REPORTS:
OBESITY

Association between Self-Reported Physical Activity and Obesity among White, Black, Hispanic, and Asian Americans: 2007 and 2009 BRFSS
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Soyang Kwon, PhD; Meme Wang, PhD; Marquis Hawkins, PhD
Food Responsiveness, Parental Food Control and Anthropometric Outcomes among Young American Indian Children: Cross-sectional and Prospective Findings
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Jayne A. Fulkerson, PhD; Peter Hannan, MStat; Bonnie Holy Rock, BA; Mary Smyth, MS; John H. Himes, PhD; Mary Story, PhD, RD
A 10-week Aerobic Exercise Program Reduces Cardiometabolic Disease Risk in Overweight/Obese Female African University Students
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Musa Lewis Mathunjwa, BSc Hons; Stuart John Semple, DTech; Corrie du Preez, PhD
Age-Related Decline in Salivary Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate and Associated Health Risks Among African Americans
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Preetha Anna Abraham, MA; Josh Ben Kazman, MS; Stacey Anne Zeno, MS; Merrily Poth, MD; Patricia Anne Deuster, PhD, MPH


ORIGINAL REPORTS: CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE AND RISK FACTORS

Does the Association Between Depressive Symptoms and Cardiovascular Mortality Risk Vary By Race? Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study
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Benjamin D. Capistrant, ScD; Paola Gilsanz, MPH; J. Robin Moon, DPH; Anna Kosheleva, MS; Kristen K. Patton, MD; M. Maria Glymour, ScD
Prevalence and Determinants of Hypertension in Abia State Nigeria: Results from the Abia State Non-Communicable Diseases and Cardiovascular Risk Factors Survey
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Okechukwu S. Ogah, MBBS, Msc, FWACP; Okechukwu O. Madukwe, MBBS, MPH, MBS, DC/PH; Innocent I. Chukwuonye, MBBS, FMCP; Ugochukwu U. Onyeonoro, MBBS, FMCPH; Andrew U. Ukegbu, B.Med.Sc, MBBS, FMCPH; Moses O. Akhimien, MBBS, Msc, MPH; Basden J.C. Onwubere, MBBS, FMCP, FWACP; Ikechi G. Okpechi, MBBS, FWACP, PhD
The Effect of Prevalent Cardiovascular Conditions on the Association between Alcohol Consumption and Mortality among Older Mexican American Men
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Majd AlGhatrif, MD; Kyriakos S.Markides, PhD; Yong-fang Kuo, PhD; Laura A. Ray, MPA; Alison A. Moore, MD,MPH
Ethnic Differences in Relationship Orientation, Marital Quality and Ambulatory Blood Pressure
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Bryan Jensen, MS; Patrick R. Steffen, PhD; Julianne Holt-Lunstad, PhD


ORIGINAL REPORTS: DIABETES AND OTHER CHRONIC DISEASES

Changes in Quality of Life Indicators among Chronic Disease Self-Management Program Participants: An Examination by Race and Ethnicity
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Matthew Lee Smith, PhD; Jinmyoung Cho, PhD; Camerino I. Salazar, MS; Marcia G. Ory, PhD
ACE Inhibitor and ARB Medication Use among Medicaid Enrollees with Diabetes
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Claudia M. Lora, MD, MS; Alexander W. Sokolovsky, BS; Daniel R. Touchette, PharmD; Jing Jin, PhD; Xiaojing Hu, BMed; Weihua Gao, MS; Ben S. Gerber, MD, MPH
Islet Immunity and Beta Cell Reserve of Indigenous Black South Africans with Ketoacidosis at Initial Diagnosis of Diabetes
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Chukwuma Ekpebegh, FMCP; Benjamin Longo-Mbenza, DSc; Ernesto Blanco-Blanco, MD
Validation of the Kidney Disease Quality of Life Short Form 36 (KDQOL-36TM) US Spanish and English Versions in a Cohort of Hispanics with Chronic Kidney Disease
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Ana C. Ricardo, MD, MPH; Eileen Hacker, PhD, RN; Claudia M. Lora, MD; Lynn Ackerson, PhD; Karen B. DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc; Alan Go, MD; John W. Kusek, PhD; Lisa Nessel, MSS, MLSP; Akinlolu Ojo, MD; Raymond R. Townsend, MD; Dawei Xie, PhD; Carol E. Ferrans, PhD, RN; James P. Lash, MD, on behalf of the CRIC Investigators
Comparing Perceived and Test-Based Knowledge of Cancer Risk and Prevention among Hispanic and African Americans: An Example of Community Participatory Research
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Loretta Jones, MA; Mohsen Bazargan, PhD; Anna Lucas-Wright, MA; Jaydutt V. Vadgama, PhD; Roberto Vargas, PhD; James Smith, MD; Salman Otoukesh, MD; Annette E. Maxwell, DrPH


ORIGINAL REPORTS: PUBLIC HEALTH

Racial Differences in Central Hemodynamic Burden in Men with HIV: Preliminary Findings
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Kevin S. Heffernan, PhD; Christine A. Wanke, MD; Kimberly Dong, MS, RD; Patrick J. Warner, BA; Paul E. Anskat, MA; Richard H. Karas, MD, PhD; Jeffrey T. Kuvin, MD
The Living Well By Faith Health and Wellness Program for African Americans: an Exemplar of Community-Based Participatory Research
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Gaye Woods, MBA; Arnold H. Levinson, PhD; Grant Jones; Ralph L. Kennedy, MSW; Lucille C. Johnson, MA; Zung Vu Tran, PhD; Tondeleyo Gonzalez, RN, BSN, MA; Alfred C. Marcus, PhD


ORIGINAL REPORTS: ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION

Project ACTS II: Organ Donation Education for African American Adults
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Kimberly R. Jacob Arriola, PhD, MPH; Dana H. Z. Robinson, MPH; Jennie P. Perryman, PhD, RN; Nancy J. Thompson, PhD, MPH; Emily F. Russell, MPH
The Impact of Diabetes on Ethnic Disparities Seen in Kidney Transplantation
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David J. Taber, PharmD; Holly B. Meadows, PharmD; Nicole A. Pilch, PharmD, MSCR; Kenneth D. Chavin, MD, PhD; Prabhakar K. Baliga, MD; Leonard E. Egede, MD, MS


COMMENTARY

Sickle Cell Disease The American Saga
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Azfar-E-Alam Siddiqi, MD, PhD; Lanetta B. Jordan, MD, MPH, MSPH; Christopher S. Parker, PhD


DEPARTMENTS

FOR THE PATIENTS  
IS PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LINKED TO OBESITY IN MINORITY GROUPS? The summary below is from the full report titled, Association between Self-Reported Physical Activity and Obesity among White, Black, Hispanic, and Asian Americans: 2007 and 2009 BRFSS Soyang Kwon, PhD; Meme Wang, PhD; Marquis Hawkins, PhD
EXPLORING CAUSES OF CHILDHOOD OBESITY AMONG YOUNG AMERICAN INDIAN CHILDREN The summary below is from the full report titled, Food Responsiveness, Parental Food Control and Anthropometric Outcomes among Young American Indian Children: Crosssectional and Prospective Findings Jayne A. Fulkerson, PhD; Peter Hannan, MStat; Bonnie Holy Rock, BA; Mary Smyth, MS; John H. Himes, PhD; Mary Story, PhD, RD
UNDERSTANDING MARKERS OF OBESITY AND OTHER HEALTH RISKS The summary below is from the full report titled, Age-Related Decline in Salivary Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate and Associated Health Risks Among African Americans Preetha Anna Abraham, MA; Josh Ben Kazman, MS; Stacey Anne Zeno, MS; Merrily Poth, MD; Patricia Anne Deuster, PhD, MPH
MEDICATION USE TO PREVENT KIDNEY FAILURE AMONG DIABETIC MINORITY PATIENTS The summary below is from the full report titled, ACE Inhibitor and ARB Medication Use among Medicaid Enrollees with Diabetes Claudia M. Lora, MD, MS; Alexander W. Sokolovsky, BS; Daniel R. Touchette, PharmD; Jing Jin, PhD; Xiaojing Hu, BMed; Weihua Gao, MS; Ben S. Gerber, MD, MPH
HIV AND BLOOD PRESSURE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN WHITE AND BLACK MEN The summary below is from the full report titled, Racial Differences in Central Hemodynamic Burden in Men with HIV: Preliminary Findings Kevin S. Heffernan, PhD; Christine A. Wanke, MD; Kimberly Dong, MS, RD; Patrick J. Warner, BA; Paul E. Anskat, MA; Richard H. Karas, MD, PhD; Jeffrey T. Kuvin, MD
PROMOTING ORGAN DONOR AND EDUCATION PROGRAMS The summary below is from the full report titled, Project ACTS II: Organ Donation Education for African American Adults Kimberly R. Jacob Arriola, PhD, MPH; Dana H. Z. Robinson, MPH; Jennie P. Perryman, PhD, RN; Nancy J. Thompson, PhD, MPH; Emily F. Russell, MPH
USING KETOACIDOSIS LEVELS TO DETERMINE DIABETES TYPE The summary below is from the full report titled, Islet Immunity and Beta Cell Reserve of Indigenous Black South Africans with Ketoacidosis at Initial Diagnosis of Diabetes Chukwuma Ekpebegh, FMCP; Benjamin Longo-Mbenza, DSc; Ernesto Blanco-Blanco, MD
QUALITY OF LIFE AMONG HISPANICS WITH KIDNEY DISEASE The summary below is from the full report titled, Validation of the Kidney Disease Quality of Life Short Form 36 (KDQOL-36TM) US Spanish and English Versions in a Cohort of Hispanics With Chronic Kidney Disease Ana C. Ricardo, MD, MPH; Eileen Hacker, PhD, RN; Claudia M. Lora, MD; Lynn Ackerson, PhD; Karen B. DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc; Alan Go, MD; John W. Kusek, PhD; Lisa Nessel, MSS, MLSP; Akinlolu Ojo, MD; Raymond R. Townsend, MD; Dawei Xie, PhD; Carol E. Ferrans, PhD, RN; James P. Lash, MD, on behalf of the CRIC Investigators
CLINICAL RESEARCH

UPDATES FROM US HEALTH AGENCIES

GRANTS AND FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

HEALTH LEGISTRATIVE ISSUES


INDEX: VOLUME 22

SUBJECT INDEX

AUTHOR INDEX

2012 REVIEWER PANEL

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