Public Health Sciences

Research Output

1996

Type A behavior pattern and change in blood pressure from childhood to adolescence: The Minneapolis children's blood pressure study

Lee, D. J., Gomez-Marin, O. & Prineas, R. J., Jan 1 1996, In : American journal of epidemiology. 143, 1, p. 63-72 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Scopus citations

Uniform rates of estimation in the semiparametric Weibull mixture model

Ishwaran, H., Aug 1996, In : Annals of Statistics. 24, 4, p. 1572-1585 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 Scopus citations
1997

A geography of the sex ratio in India

Atkins, P. J., Townsend, J. G., Raju, S. & Kumar, N., Jan 1 1997, In : Espace-Populations-Societes. 2-3, p. 161-171 11 p.

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4 Scopus citations

A psychosocial model of distress over time in early HIV-1 infection: The role of life stressors, social support and coping

Blaney, N. T., Goodkin, K., Feaster, D., Morgan, R., Millon, C., Szapocznik, J. & Eisdorfer, C., Jan 1 1997, In : Psychology and Health. 12, 5, p. 633-653 21 p.

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39 Scopus citations

A rapid method for comparative quantitative polymerase chain reaction of HIV-1 proviral DNA extracted from cryopreserved brain tissues

Fujimura, R. K., Shapshak, P., Feaster, D., Epler, M. & Goodkin, K., Sep 1 1997, In : Journal of Virological Methods. 67, 2, p. 177-187 11 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Automatic smoothing parameter selection in non-parametric models for longitudinal data

Berhane, K. & Sunil Rao, J., Sep 1 1997, In : Applied Stochastic Models and Data Analysis. 13, 3-4, p. 289-296 8 p.

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Biculturalism, differentness, loneliness, and alienation in Hispanic college students

Suarez, S. A., Fowers, B. J., Garwood, C. S. & Szapocznik, J., Nov 1997, In : Hispanic journal of behavioral sciences. 19, 4, p. 489-505 17 p.

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37 Scopus citations

Brief structural/strategic family therapy with African American and Hispanic high-risk youth

Santisteban, D. A., Coatsworth, J. D., Perez-Vidal, A., Mitrani, V., Jean-Gilles, M. & Szapocznik, J., Sep 1997, In : Journal of Community Psychology. 25, 5, p. 453-471 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

Cardioversion guided by transesophageal echocardiography: The ACUTE Pilot Study: A randomized, controlled trial

Klein, A. L., Grimm, R. A., Black, I. W., Leung, D. Y., Chung, M. K., Vaughn, S. E., Murray, R. D., Miller, D. P. & Arheart, K. L., Jan 1 1997, In : Annals of internal medicine. 126, 3, p. 200-209 10 p.

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206 Scopus citations

Comparison of mortality rates and progression of left ventricular dysfunction in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy and dilated versus nondilated right ventricular cavities

Sun, J. P., James, K. B., Sheng Yang, X., Solankhi, N., Shah, M. S., Arheart, K. L., Thomas, J. D. & Stewart, W. J., Dec 15 1997, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 80, 12, p. 1583-1587 5 p.

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86 Scopus citations

Comparisons of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and repeated office measurements in primary care

Pearce, K. A., Evans, G. W., Summerson, J. & Rao, J. S., Nov 1 1997, In : Journal of Family Practice. 45, 5, p. 426-433 8 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Dose- and time-dependent relations between infective Anopheles inoculation and outcomes of Plasmodium falciparum parasitemia among children in western Kenya

McElroy, P. D., Beier, J. C., Oster, C. N., Onyango, F. K., Oloo, A. J., Lin, X., Beadle, C. & Hoffman, S. L., May 15 1997, In : American journal of epidemiology. 145, 10, p. 945-956 12 p.

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35 Scopus citations

Epidemiology of hepatitis B vaccine acceptance among urban paramedics and emergency medical technicians

Lee, D. J., Carrillo, L. & Fleming, L., Oct 1997, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 25, 5, p. 421-423 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Epidemiology of self-reported past heavy drinking in Hispanic adults

Lee, D. J., Markides, K. S. & Ray, L. A., Jan 1 1997, In : Ethnicity and Health. 2, 1-2, p. 77-88 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
16 Scopus citations

Family support decreases influence of deviant peers on Hispanic adolescents' substance use.

Frauenglass, S., Routh, D. K., Pantin, H. M. & Mason, C. A., Mar 1997, In : Journal of clinical child psychology. 26, 1, p. 15-23 9 p.

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83 Scopus citations

Forging alliances to meet future research and training needs.

Ruffin, J., Aug 1997, In : Journal of health care for the poor and underserved. 8, 3, p. 311-316; discussion 316-317

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2 Scopus citations

HIV-1 proviral DNA load across neuroanatomic regions of individuals with evidence for HIV-1-associated dementia

Fujimura, R. K., Goodkin, K., Petito, C. K., Douyon, R., Feaster, D. J., Concha, M. & Shapshak, P., Nov 1 1997, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology. 16, 3, p. 146-152 7 p.

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60 Scopus citations

Immigration and HIV among migrant workers in rural southern Florida

Weatherby, N. L., Virginia McCoy, H., Bletzer, K. V., McCoy, C. B., Inciardi, J. A., McBride, D. C. & Forney, M. A., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of Drug Issues. 27, 1, p. 155-172 18 p.

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19 Scopus citations

Improved triglyceride control with low glycaemic index-high carbohydrate modified-lipid diet in a hypertriglyceridaemic child

Morales, L. M., Semprún-Fereira, M., Ryder, E., Valbuena, H., Rincón, E., Fernández, V., Flórez, H., Campos, G., Gómez, M. E. & Raleigh, X., Jan 1 1997, In : Acta Paediatrica, International Journal of Paediatrics. 86, 7, p. 772-774 3 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Injection drug users' practices and attitudes toward intervention and potential for reducing the transmission of HIV

McCoy, C. B., Metsch, L. R., Bryan Page, J., McBride, D. C. & Comerford, S. T., Jan 1 1997, In : Medical Anthropology: Cross Cultural Studies in Health and Illness. 18, 1, p. 35-60 26 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Is growth a dirty word? Pollution, abatement and endogenous growth

Byrne, M. M., Dec 1997, In : Journal of Development Economics. 54, 2, p. 261-284 24 p.

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43 Scopus citations

Left and right atrial transport function after the maze procedure for atrial fibrillation: An echocardiographic doppler follow-up study

Albirini, A., Scalia, G. M., Daniel Murray, R., Chung, M. K., McCarthy, P. M., Griffin, B. P., Arheart, K. L. & Klein, A. L., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 10, 9, p. 937-945 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Left atrial appendage 'stunning' after electrical cardioversion of atrial flutter: An attenuated response compared with atrial fibrillation as the mechanism for lower susceptibility to thromboembolic events

Grimm, R. A., Stewart, W. J., Arheart, K. L., Thomas, J. D. & Klein, A. L., Mar 1 1997, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 29, 3, p. 582-589 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

128 Scopus citations

Major depressive disorder, depressive symptoms, and bilateral hearing loss in hispanic adults

Lee, D. J. & Gomez-Marin, O., Jul 1 1997, In : Journal of affective disorders. 44, 2-3, p. 189-195 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Map output format from GIS: Optimising visual quality of paper and electronic atlases

Kumar, N. & Evans, I. S., Jun 1997, In : Cartographic Journal. 34, 1, p. 37-41 5 p.

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Medicaid enrollment and health services access by Latino children in inner-city Los Angeles

Halfon, N., Wood, D. L., Valdez, R. B., Pereyra, M. & Duan, N., Feb 26 1997, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 277, 8, p. 636-641 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

No pain no gain, establishing the Kunming, China, drug rehabilitation center

McCoy, C. B., Lai, S., Metsch Xue-ren, L. R., Ming, W. C. L. & Yulong, Y. L., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of Drug Issues. 27, 1, p. 73-85 13 p.

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27 Scopus citations

Novel tetrameric tip motifs (APGK and VPGK) in the V3 loop of HIV type 1 envelope sequences in blood and brain from two injection drug users in Miami, Florida

Segal, D. M., Shapshak, P., Zhang, B. T., Crandall, K. A., Page, B., Fujimura, R., Goodkin, K., Douyon, R. & McCoy, C. B., Jan 1 1997, In : AIDS research and human retroviruses. 13, 18, p. 1643-1646 4 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Pasos hacia la prevención primaria de la diabetes mellitus tipo II. Algunas consideraciones epidemiológicas.

Translated title of the contribution: Steps toward the primary prevention of type II diabetes mellitus. Various epidemiological considerationsFlórez, H., Mar 1997, In : Investigación clínica. 38, 1, p. 39-52 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

8 Scopus citations

Plasmodium falciparum gametocytemia in Kenyan children: Associations among age, intensity of exposure to transmission, and prevalence and density of subsequent gametocytemia

Jones, T. R., Mcelroy, P. D., Oster, C. N., Beier, J. C., Oloo, A. J., Onyango, F. K., Chumo, D. K., Sherwood, J. A. & Hoffman, S. L., Jan 1 1997, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 56, 2, p. 133-136 4 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Plasmodium yoelii sporozoite infectivity varies as a function of sporozoite loads in Anopheles stephensi mosquitoes

Pumpuni, C. B., Mendis, C. & Beier, J. C., Aug 1 1997, In : Journal of Parasitology. 83, 4, p. 652-655 4 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase in human breast cancer: A case-control analysis

Hu, J. J., Roush, G. C., Dubin, N., Berwick, M., Roses, D. F. & Harris, M. N., Sep 6 1997, In : Pharmacogenetics. 7, 4, p. 309-316 8 p.

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26 Scopus citations

Predictions of hospital mortality rates [2] (multiple letters)

Kutner, M. H., Rao, J. S., Pine, M., Norusis, M. & Jones, B., Jan 1 1997, In : Annals of internal medicine. 127, 9, p. 846-847 2 p.

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Protein turnover in compensated chronic aortic regurgitation

King, R. K., Magid, N. M., Opio, G. & Borer, J. S., Jan 1 1997, In : Cardiology (Switzerland). 88, 6, p. 518-525 8 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Psychological distress in HIV-1 disease in relationship to hypocholesterolemia

Shor-Posner, G., Baldewicz, T., Feaster, D., Blaney, N. T., Miguez-Burbano, M., Szapocznik, J., Goodkin, K., Eisdorfer, C. & Baum, M. K., Jan 1 1997, In : International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine. 27, 2, p. 159-171 13 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Public health expenditures: Developing Estimates for Improved Policy Making

Eilbert, K. W., Barry, M., Bialek, R., Garufi, M., Maiese, D., Gebbie, K. & Fox, C. E., May 1997, In : Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 3, 3, p. 1-9 9 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Pulmonary complications in children with hematologic malignancies: Accuracy of diagnosis with chest radiography and CT

Winer-Muram, H. T., Arheart, K. L., Jennings, S. G., Rubin, S. A., Kauffman, W. M. & Slobod, K. S., Sep 1997, In : Radiology. 204, 3, p. 643-649 7 p.

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19 Scopus citations

Relation of fasting insulin to blood pressure and lipids in adolescents and parents

Sinaiko, A. R., Gomez-Marin, O. & Prineas, R. J., Dec 1997, In : Hypertension. 30, 6, p. 1554-1559 6 p.

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33 Scopus citations

Selective inhibition of factor Xa is more efficient than factor VIIa-tissue factor complex blockade at facilitating coronary thrombolysis in the canine model

Lefkovits, J., Malycky, J. L., Rao, J. S., Hart, C. E., Plow, E. F., Topol, E. J. & Nicolini, F. A., Dec 1 1997, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 28, 7, p. 1858-1865 8 p.

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23 Scopus citations

Skills for HIV risk reduction: Evaluation of recall and performance in injecting drug users

Virginia McCoy, H., Chitwood, D. D., Bryan Page, J. & McCoy, C. B., Mar 22 1997, In : Substance Use and Misuse. 32, 3, p. 229-247 19 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Sociodemographic and educational correlates of hearing loss in Hispanic children

Lee, D. J., Gomez-Marin, O. & Lee, H. M., Jan 1 1997, In : Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology. 11, 3, p. 333-344 12 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Sporozoite loads of naturally infected Anopheles in Kilifi district, Kenya

Kabiru, E. W., Mbogo, C. M., Muiruri, S. K., Ouma, J. H., Githure, J. I. & Beier, J. C., Sep 1 1997, In : Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 13, 3, p. 259-262 4 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Use of exercise echocardiography for prognostic evaluation of patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease

Marwick, T. H., Mehta, R., Arheart, K. & Lauer, M. S., Jul 1 1997, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 30, 1, p. 83-90 8 p.

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117 Scopus citations

Weighted jackknife-after-bootstrap: A heuristic approach

Wang, J., Rao, J. S. & Shao, J., Dec 1 1997, In : Winter Simulation Conference Proceedings. p. 240-245 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Where angels fear to tread? Mapping women and men in India

Kumar, N., Raju, S., Atkins, P. J. & Townsend, J. G., Dec 1997, In : Environment and Planning A. 29, 12, p. 2207-2215 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
1998

A bereavement support group intervention is longitudinally associated with salutary effects on the CD4 cell count and number of physician visits

Goodkin, K., Feaster, D. J., Asthana, D., Blaney, N. T., Kumar, M., Baldewicz, T., Tuttle, R. S., Maher, K. J., Baum, M. K., Shapshak, P. & Fletcher, M. A., Jun 10 1998, In : Clinical and Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology. 5, 3, p. 382-391 10 p.

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54 Scopus citations

A comparison of the need for health care and use of health care by injection-drug users, other chronic drug users, and nondrug users

Chitwood, D. D., McBride, D. C., Metsch, L. R., Comerford, M. & McCoy, C. B., May 1998, In : American Behavioral Scientist. 8, p. 1107-1122 16 p.

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64 Scopus citations

An Evaluation of the Dyslexia Training Program: A Multisensory Method for Promoting Reading in Students with Reading Disabilities

Oakland, T., Black, J. L., Stanford, G., Nussbaum, N. L. & Balise, R. R., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Learning Disabilities. 31, 2, p. 140-147 8 p.

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50 Scopus citations

Aortic valve replacement for octogenarians: Are small valves bad?

Medalion, B., Lytle, B. W., McCarthy, P. M., Stewart, R. W., Arheart, K. L., Arnold, J. H., Loop, F. D. & Cosgrove, D. M., Sep 1998, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 66, 3, p. 699-705 7 p.

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64 Scopus citations