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  Volume 19, Number 3, August 2008

Table of Contents

From: Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved

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A Note from the Editor

A Note from the Editor

pp. vii-xi | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0047

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

p. xii | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0066

Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU) Column

Responding to Domestic Violence: A Student’s Perspective

pp. 665-670 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0052

Part I: Health Policy and Epidemiology


Who Speaks for the Health Consumer?

pp. 671-676 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0057

Brief Communications

Diabetes Mellitus Medication Assistance Program: Relationship of Effectiveness to Adherence

pp. 677-686 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0062

Access to Appointments Based on Insurance Status in Washington, D.C.

pp. 687-696 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0036

Literature Review

Perceptions of Race/Ethnicity-Based Discrimination: A Review of Measures and Evaluation of Their Usefulness for the Health Care Setting

pp. 697-730 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0041

Original Paper

Access to Health Care and Voting Behavior in the United States

pp. 731-742 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0045

Primary Care for Low-Income Populations: Comparing Health Care Delivery Systems

pp. 743-757 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0050

Poverty and Sexual Concurrency: A Case Study of STI Risk

pp. 758-777 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0055

The Impact of Publicly Funded Family Planning Clinic Services on Unintended Pregnancies and Government Cost Savings

pp. 778-796 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0060

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Among Low-income Women in Nebraska: Findings from the Every Woman Matters Program, 1993–2004

pp. 797-813 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0065

Factors Associated with Zidovudine Receipt and Prenatal Care among HIV-Infected Pregnant Women in New Jersey

pp. 814-828 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0039

HIV Prevention for Black Women: Structural Barriers and Opportunities

pp. 829-841 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0043

The Role of Health Insurance Coverage in Cancer Screening Utilization

pp. 842-856 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0048

Part II: Mental Health and Health Care

Brief Communication

Mexican Immigrant Women’s Perceptions of Health Care Access for Stigmatizing Illnesses: A Focus Group Study in Albuquerque, New Mexico

pp. 857-873 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0053

Original Papers

The Experience of Stigma among Black Mental Health Consumers

pp. 874-893 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0058

The Association between Perceived Discrimination and Underutilization of Needed Medical and Mental Health Care in a Multi-Ethnic Community Sample

pp. 894-911 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0063

Barriers to Cervical Cancer Screening among Low-Income HIV-Positive African American Women

pp. 912-925 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0037

Part III: Clinical Care and Medical Education


Personal Review and Justice Analysis of Nursing Experiences in Haiti

pp. 926-934 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0042

Reports from the Field

The Promise Clinic: A Service Learning Approach to Increasing Access to Health Care

pp. 935-943 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0046

Delivering Care Out of the Box: The Evolution of an HIV Harm Reduction Medical Program

pp. 944-951 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0051

Brief Communication

Dietary Intake of Homeless Women Residing at a Transitional Living Center

pp. 952-962 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0056

Literature Review

A Systematic Review of COPC: Evidence for Effectiveness

pp. 963-980 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0061

Original Papers

Medical and Support Service Utilization in a Medical Program Targeting Marginalized HIV-infected Individuals

pp. 981-990 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0035

A Taxonomy of Medical Comorbidity for Veterans Who are Homeless

pp. 991-1005 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0040


TennCare and Disproportionate Share Hospitals (review)

pp. 1006-1007 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0049

Witches, Westerners, and HIV: AIDS and Cultures of Blame in Africa (review)

pp. 1008-1010 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0064

Are We Ready? Public Health Since 9/11 (review)

pp. 1010-1011 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0054

Narrative Matters: The Power of the Personal Essay in Health Policy (review)

pp. 1011-1013 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0059

Global Health Care: Issues and Policies (review)

pp. 1013-1014 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0044

Books Recently Received

p. 1015 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0038

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