Ethnicity & Disease/Volume 19, Number 2


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DIABETES AND SUPPLEMENT 2: CARDIO RENAL METABOLIC SYNDROME IN PEOPLE OF THE AFRICAN DIASPORA

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ORIGINAL REPORTS: DIABETES

Disparities in Self-monitoring of Blood Glucose among Low-income Ethnic Minority Populations with Diabetes, United States
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Deborah A. Levine, MD, MPH; Jeroan J. Allison, MD, MSc; Andrea Cherrington, MD, MPH; Joshua Richman, MD, PhD; Isabel C. Scarinci, PhD, MPH; Thomas K. Houston, MD, MPH

Psychological and Physiological Correlates of Insulin Resistance at Fasting and in Response to a Meal in African Americans and Whites
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Su-Jong Kim-Dorner, PhD; Christie O. Simpson-McKenzie, PhD; Merrily Poth, MD; Patricia A. Deuster, PhD, MPH

Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity among Seventh-Day Adventist African American and Caucasian College Students
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Roman Pawlak, PhD, RD; Marta Sovyanhadi, DrPH, RD, LDN

Metabolic Syndrome and High-sensitivity C-reactive Protein in Cubans
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Fatma G. Huffman, PhD; Gianna Perez Gomez, PhD; Gustavo G. Zarini, MS

A Qualitative Evaluation of Racial Disparities in Glucose Control
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Hannah E. Shacter, BA; Judy A. Shea, PhD; Ehimare Akhabue, BA; Naveen Sablani, MS; Judith A. Long, MD

ORIGINAL REPORTS: CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE AND RISK FACTORS

Racial Disparities in Knowledge of Stroke and Heart Attack Risk Factors and Warning Signs among Michigan Adults
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Chris Fussman, MS; Ann P. Rafferty, PhD; Mathew J. Reeves, PhD; Shannon Zackery, MPH; Sarah Lyon-Callo, MA, MS; Beth Anderson, MPH

Fit Body and Soul: A Church-based Behavioral Lifestyle Program for Diabetes Prevention in African Americans
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Sunita Dodani, MD, PhD, FAHA; M. Kaye Kramer, DrPH, MPH; Lovoria Williams, MSN; Stacey Crawford, BS; Andrea Kriska, PhD

Lifestyle Therapy Changes and Hypercholesterolemia: Identifying Risk Groups in a Community Sample of Blacks and Whites
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Rhonda BeLue, PhD; Stephanie T. Lanza, PhD; M. Kathleen Figaro, MD

Understanding the Complexity of Hypertensive African American Home Care Patients: Challenges to Intervention
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Margaret V. McDonald, MSW; Liliana E. Pezzin, PhD, JD; Timothy R. Peng, PhD; Penny H. Feldman, PhD

Factors Related to Weight Loss Behavior in a Multiracial/Ethnic Workforce
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Jane Zapka, ScD; Stephenie C. Lemon, PhD; Barbara Estabrook, MSPH, CHES; Milagros C. Rosal, PhD

Racial/Ethnic Differences in Stroke Mortality in Veterans
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Charles Ellis, PhD; Yumin Zhao, MS; Leonard E. Egede, MD, MS

Underrepresentation of Non-White Children in Trials of Statins in Children with Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia
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Brook Belay, MD; Andrew D. Racine, MD, PhD; Peter F. Belamarich, MD

ORIGINAL REPORTS: PUBLIC HEALTH

Ethnic Disparities, Hospital Quality, and Discharges Against Medical Advice among Patients with Cardiovascular Disease
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Eberechukwu Onukwugha vs Ebere Chukwu, PhD; Fadia T. Shaya, PhD, MPH; Elijah Saunders, MD; Matthew R. Weir, MD

Separate and Unequal: Residential Segregation and Black Health Disparities
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Hope Landrine, PhD; Irma Corral, MS, MPH

Birthplace and Mortality Among Insured Latinos: The Paradox Revisited
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Carlos Iribarren,MD,MPH, PhD; Jeanne A. Darbinian,MPH; Bruce H. Fireman,MS; Esteban Gonza´lez Burchard, MD, MPH

The Multidimensional Health Locus of Control Scales: Testing the Factorial Structure in Sample of African American Medical Patients
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Erin L. O’Hea, PhD; Jamie S. Bodenlos, PhD; Simon Moon, PhD; Karen B. Grothe, PhD; Phillip J. Brantley, PhD

Men’s Knowledge and Beliefs about Prostate Cancer: Education, Race, and Screening Status
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Julie A. Winterich, PhD; Joseph G. Grzywacz, PhD; Sara A. Quandt, PhD; Peter E. Clark, MD; David P. Miller, MD; Joshua Acun˜a; Mark B. Dignan, PhD, MPH; Thomas A. Arcury, PhD

REVIEW AND COMMENTARY

A Review of Interventions to Reduce Health Disparities in Cardiovascular Disease in African Americans
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Errol D. Crook, MD; Norman B. Bryan, PhD; Roma Hanks, PhD; Michelle L. Slagle, DPA; Christopher G. Morris, MS; Mary C. Ross, PhD; Herica M. Torres, RN; R. Clay Williams; Christina Voelkel, MD; Sheree Walker, MD; Martha I. Arrieta, MD, MPH, PhD

The Foundation of Modern Racial Categories and Implications for Research on Black/White Disparities in Health
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Nina T. Harawa, PhD; Chandra L. Ford, PhD

DEPARTMENTS

FOR THE PATIENTS

DISPARITIES IN STATIN TRIALS FOR CHILDREN
Source: Underrepresentation of Non-White Children in Trials of Statins in Children with Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia Brook Belay, MD; Andrew D. Racine, MD, PhD; Peter F. Belamarich, MD

WARNING SIGNS AND RISK FACTORS FOR STROKE AND HEART ATTACK: DO MICHIGAN RESIDENTS KNOW THE FACTS?
Source: Racial Disparities in Knowledge of Stroke and Heart Attack Risk Factors and Warning Signs among Michigan Adults Chris Fussman, MS; Ann P. Rafferty, PhD; Mathew J. Reeves, PhD; Shannon Zackery, MPH; Sarah Lyon-Callo, MA, MS; Beth Anderson, MPH

FIT BODY AND SOUL: A DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAM IN AFRICAN AMERICAN CHURCHES
Source: Fit Body and Soul: A Church-based Behavioral Lifestyle Program for Diabetes Prevention in African Americans Sunita Dodani, MD, PhD, FAHA; M. Kaye Kramer DrPH, MPH; Lovoria Williams, MSN; Stacey Crawford, BS; Andrea Kriska, PhD

HOW COPING WITH STRESS MAY BE RELATED TO DIABETES
Source: Psychological and Physiological Correlates of Insulin Resistance at Fasting and in Response to a Meal in African Americans and Whites Su-Jong Kim-Dorner, PhD; Christie O. Simpson-McKenzie, PhD; Merrily Poth, MD; Patricia A. Deuster, PhD, MPH

WHO IS MORE LIKELY TO LEAVE THE HOSPITAL AGAINST DOCTOR’S ADVICE?
Source: Ethnic Disparities, Hospital Quality, and Discharges Against Medical Advice among Patients with Cardiovascular Disease Ebere Chukwu Onukwugha, PhD; Fadia T. Shaya, PhD, MPH; Elijah Saunders, MD; Matthew R. Weir, MD

REDUCING HEART DISEASE DISPARITIES AMONG AFRICAN AMERICANS
Source: A Review of Interventions to Reduce Health Disparities in Cardiovascular Disease in African Americans Errol D. Crook, MD; Norman B. Bryan, PhD; Roma Hanks, PhD; Michelle L. Slagle, DPA; Christopher G. Morris, MS; Mary C. Ross, PhD; Herica M. Torres, RN; R. Clay Williams; Christina Voelkel, MD; Sheree Walker, MD; Martha I. Arrieta, MD, MPH, PhD

MINORITY VETERANS ARE AT INCREASED RISK OF DEATH AFTER STROKE
Source: Racial/Ethnic Differences in Stroke Mortality in Veterans Charles Ellis, PhD; Yumin Zhao, MS; Leonard E. Egede, MD, MS

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