Public Health Sciences

Research Output

Conference contribution

Medical students' attitudes toward obese patient avatars of different skin color

Andrade, A. D., Ruiz, J. G., Mintzer, M. J., Cifuentes, P., Anam, R., Diem, J., Gómez-Marín, O., Sun, H. & Roos, B. A., Jan 1 2012, Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 19: NextMed, MMVR 2012. IOS Press, p. 23-29 7 p. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; vol. 173).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

9 Scopus citations

The impact of data quality on spatial analysis of cancer registry data: The example of missing stage at diagnosis and late-stage colorectal cancer

Sherman, R., Henry, K. & Lee, D. J., Jan 1 2013, HealthGIS 2013 - Proc. of the 2nd ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Workshop on the Use of GIS in Public Health, In Conjunction with the 21st ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Conf. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 18-26 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations
Editorial

A call to action

Kirschstein, R. L. & Ruffin, J., 2001, In : Public health reports. 116, 6, p. 515-516 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

5 Scopus citations
111 Scopus citations

At the crossroads: Transforming health systems to address women's health across the life course

Bustreo, F., Chestnov, O., Knaul, F. M., Araujo de Carvalho, I., Merialdi, M., Temmerman, M. & Beard, J. R., Sep 2013, In : Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 91, 9, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

6 Scopus citations

Beyond the obesity paradox in diabetes: Fitness, fatness, and mortality

Florez, H. & Castillo-Florez, S., Aug 8 2012, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 308, 6, p. 619-620 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

43 Scopus citations

Cáncer de mama: Un reto para la sociedad los sistemas de salud

Knaul, F. M., Carrillo, L. L., Ponce, E. L., Dantés, H. G., Romieu, I. & Torres, G., 2009, In : Salud publica de Mexico. 51, SUPPL.2, p. S138-S140

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

10 Scopus citations

Do vitamin D levels influence the risk of diabetes mellitus and play a role in healthier aging?

Florez, H. & Troen, B. R., Oct 1 2011, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 59, 10, p. 1957-1959 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Fat and inflammaging: A dual path to unfitness in elderly people?

Florez, H. & Troen, B. R., Mar 1 2008, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 56, 3, p. 558-560 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

15 Scopus citations

Foreword: Applauding research efforts addressing disparities in cardiovascular disease

Ruffin, J., Nov 21 2012, In : Ethnicity and Disease. 22, 3 SUPPL.1, p. S1.1-S1.2

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Irinotecan and docetaxel as first line chemotherapy in patients with stage IIIB/IV non-small cell lung cancer - Experience from a prematurely closed phase II study [5]

Raez, L. E., Rosado, M. F., Santos, E. S. & Reis, I. M., Jul 2004, In : Lung Cancer. 45, 1, p. 131-132 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

7 Scopus citations

Malaria control in the highlands of Burundi: An important success story

Beier, J. C., Jul 1 2008, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 79, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

10 Scopus citations

Partnership, research, and leadership to advance health equity and eliminate health disparities

Gracia, J. N. & Ruffin, J., Sep 2014, In : American journal of public health. 104, SUPPL. 4, p. S520-S521

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

3 Scopus citations

Preface

Ruffin, J., Nov 1 2013, In : Journal of health care for the poor and underserved. 24, 4 SUPPL., p. viii-ix

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Prevention Science in Emerging Adulthood: a Field Coming of Age

Schwartz, S. J. & Petrova, M., Apr 15 2019, In : Prevention Science. 20, 3, p. 305-309 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

4 Scopus citations

Radiation Therapy and the Global Health Agenda

UICC's Global Task Force on Radiotherapy for Cancer Control, Feb 1 2015, In : Clinical Oncology. 27, 2, p. 67-69 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

6 Scopus citations

The science of eliminating health disparities: Embracing a new paradigm

Ruffin, J., Apr 1 2010, In : American journal of public health. 100, SUPPL. 1, p. S8-S9

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

16 Scopus citations

Treating diabetes in the elderly: What is the impact for cardiovascular health?

Florez, H., Marks, J. & Abraira, C., Sep 5 2008, In : Aging Health. 4, 4, p. 333-335 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Unequal treatment: The institute of medicine report and its public health implications

Betancourt, J. R. & King, R. K., Jan 1 2003, In : Public health reports. 118, 4, p. 287-292 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

24 Scopus citations

Women's health beyond reproduction: Meeting the challenges

Bustreo, F., Knaul, F. M., Bhadelia, A., Beard, J. & de Carvalho, I. A., Jul 2012, In : Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 90, 7, p. 478-478A

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

11 Scopus citations
Letter

A hybrid approach for predicting PM 2.5 exposure

Kumar, N., Oct 2010, In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 118, 10, p. A425

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

5 Scopus citations

Association of Race/Ethnicity with Specific Glycemic Thresholds for Predicting Diabetic Retinopathy

Moore, K. J., Dunn, E. C. & Sengul, T., Jan 1 2019, In : JAMA ophthalmology.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Scopus citations

Beyond divisive dichotomies in disease classification

Knaul, F., Gómez-Dantés, O., Bhadelia, A. & Frenk, J., Nov 1 2017, In : The Lancet Global Health. 5, 11, p. e1073-e1074

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Chronic Liraglutide Administration Fails to Suppress Postprandial Glucagon Levels in Type 1 Diabetic Islet Allograft Recipients with Graft Dysfunction

Vendrame, F., Padilla, N., Peixoto, E., Baidal, D., Lagari-Libhaber, V., Gil, A. A., Mantero, A., Messinger, S., Ricordi, C. & Alejandro, R., Jan 1 2018, In : Transplantation. 102, 1, p. e39-e40

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Crack cocaine and hiv in the inner city

Sugarman, K., Herman, M., Fernando, D., Edlin, B. R., Faruque, S., Mccoy, C. B., Word, C. O., Des Jarlais, D. C. & Padian, N., May 4 1995, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 332, 18, p. 1233-1235 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Scopus citations

Diversity and Inclusion Leaders in US Fire Departments Impact the Type and Number of Diversity and Inclusion Programs Offered

Marimon, M. O., Santiago, K. M., Caban-Martinez, A. J., Schaefer Solle, N., Fonseca, M. & Dietz, N., Jan 1 2020, In : Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 62, 1, p. e13-e16

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access

Feasibility of fecal immunochemical testing among Hispanic and Haitian immigrants living in South Florida

Solle, N., Sussman, D. A., Sengul, T., Seay, J., Baeker-Bispo, J. & Kobetz, E., Mar 1 2017, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 177, 3, p. 428-430 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Hepatocellular Carcinoma Among Hispanics: An Understudied Public Health Priority

Callahan, K. E. & Pinheiro, P. S., Jul 2019, In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 17, 8, p. 1649-1650 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access

Household bleach as disinfectant for use by injecting drug users

Watters, J. K., Stephen Jones, T., Shapshak, P., McCoy, C. B., Flynn, N., Gleghorn, A., Vlahov, D., Hoffman, P. N. & Layzell, S. K., Sep 18 1993, In : The Lancet. 342, 8873, p. 742-743 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

11 Scopus citations

Improved Survival after Acute Myocardial Infarction

Goldstein, M. G., Gomez-Marin, O., Folsom, A. R., Kottke, T. E., Gillum, R. F., Jacobs, D. R., Edlavitch, S. A. & Blackburn, H., Dec 24 1987, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 317, 26, p. 1665-1666 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Independence and inter-dependence: Opportunities for growth, research and societal change

Maharaj, R. G., Nunez-Smith, M., King, R. K., Adams, O. P., Nunes, P. N., Brathwaite, R. & Thompson, T., Jul 2012, In : West Indian Medical Journal. 61, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Indomethacin and ischemic brain injury in neonates (I: Reply)

Bada, H. S., Korones, S. B., Green, R. S., Pourcyrous, M., Leffler, C. W., Magill, H. L., Arheart, K., Fitch, C. W., Anderson, G. D., Somes, G., Tullis, K. & Campbell, J., Jan 1 1990, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 116, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

In reply to "Interpretation of 'An analysis of energy-drink toxicity in the National Poison Data System'"

Seifert, S. M., Seifert, S. A., Schaechter, J. L., Hershorin, E. R., Arheart, K. L., Franco, V. I., Bronstein, A. C., Benson, B. E. & Lipshultz, S. E., Mar 1 2014, In : Clinical Toxicology. 52, 3, p. 234-235 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Measures of psychological distress in patients with arthritis: Comment on the article by Fuller-Thomson and Shaked

Caban-Martinez, A. J., Louie, G. H., Ward, M. M. & Tektonidou, M. G., Jan 15 2010, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 62, 1, p. 140-141 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Mosquito Control Practices and Zika Knowledge among Outdoor Construction Workers in Miami-Dade County, Florida

Moore, K. J., Qualls, W., Brennan, V., Yang, X. & Caban-Martinez, A. J., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 59, 3, p. e17-e19

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

9 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

New strategies immediately needed for molecular marker reporting in colorectal cancer

Sussman, D. A., Hernandez, M. N., Tannenbaum, S. L., Bonner, J. M., McClure, L. A. & Lee, D. J., Jan 10 2015, In : American Journal of Gastroenterology. 110, 1, p. 197-198 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Occupational skin conditions in the emerging us green collar workforce

Moore, K. J., Chen, C., Lee, D. J., LeBlanc, W. G., Fleming, L. E. & Caban-Martinez, A. J., May 1 2016, In : Dermatitis. 27, 3, p. 155-157 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 Scopus citations

Palliative care: an essential facet of universal health coverage

Knaul, F., Bhadelia, A., Atun, R., De Lima, L. & Radbruch, L., Nov 2019, In : The Lancet Global Health. 7, 11, p. e1488

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
Open Access

Population biomarker estimates and tobacco exposure: Comment on the article by Roethig et al

Lee, D. J. & Messiah, A., Mar 15 2010, In : Nicotine and Tobacco Research. 12, 5, p. 540 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Practice guideline for pulmonary hypertension in sickle cell: Direct evidence needed before universal adoption

Hassell, K. L., Afenyi-Annan, A., Ballas, S. K., Buchanan, G. R., Eckman, J. R., Jordan, L., Lanzkron, S., Lottenberg, R. & Ware, R., Jul 15 2014, In : American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 190, 2, p. 237-238 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Prevalence and associations of binge eating disorder in a multiethnic population with type 2 diabetes [5]

Meneghini, L. F., Spadola, J. & Florez, H., Dec 1 2006, In : Diabetes care. 29, 12, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

34 Scopus citations

Psychology and neuroscience: How close are we to an integrative perspective? Reply to Staats (2016) and Tryon (2016)

Schwartz, S. J., Lilienfeld, S. O., Meca, A. & Sauvigné, K. C., Dec 1 2016, In : American Psychologist. 71, 9, p. 898-899 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter