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  Volume 24, Number 3, August 2013

Table of Contents

Note from the Editor

pp. x-xii | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0123

ACU Column

Wishes Left Unspoken: Engaging Underserved Populations in End-of-Life Advance Care Planning

pp. 979-986 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0130

Medical Education

An Intersectoral, International Policy Fellowship Experience as a Framework for Faculty Development: The Marshall Memorial Fellowship

pp. 987-994 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0137

Part 1: Working with Communities

Reports from the Field

The Maternal Infant Health Outreach Worker Program in Low-income Families

pp. 995-1001 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0143

Implementation of Language Assessments for Staff Interpreters in Community Health Centers

pp. 1002-1009 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0149

Brief Communications

An Interprofessional Collaborative Approach in the Development of a Caries Risk Assessment mobile tablet application: My Smile Buddy

pp. 1010-1020 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0114

The Prevalence of Trauma and Childhood Adversity in an Urban, Hospital-Based Violence Intervention Program

pp. 1021-1030 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0120

Necesita Una Vacuna: What Spanish-Speakers Want in Text-message Immunization Reminders

pp. 1031-1041 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0127

Barriers to Attending an Eye Examination after Vision Screening Referral within a Vulnerable Population

pp. 1042-1052 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0134

The Impact of Parental Health Literacy on the Early Intervention Referral Process

pp. 1053-1062 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0141

Doctors and Lawyers Collaborating to HeLP Children—: Outcomes from a Successful Partnership between Professions

pp. 1063-1073 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0147

Original Papers

“Voicing” the Social Determinants of Health on the Backside of a Horse Racetrack

pp. 1074-1088 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0153

Community Perceptions of Black Infant Mortality: A Qualitative Inquiry

pp. 1089-1101 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0118

Recruitment of Black and Latina Women to a Randomized Controlled Trial

pp. 1102-1114 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0125

Part 2: Cancer

Brief Communications

Black White Disparities in Receiving a Physician Recommendation for Colorectal Cancer Screening and Reasons for not Undergoing Screening

pp. 1115-1124 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0132

A Comparison of Colorectal Cancer Screening Uptake Among Average-Risk Insured American Indian/Alaska Native and White Women

pp. 1125-1135 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0139

Original Papers

Comparison of Cancer Care and Outcomes between a Public Safety-Net Hospital and a Private Cancer Center

pp. 1136-1149 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0145

Genetic Counseling, Cancer Screening, Breast Cancer Characteristics, and General Health among a Diverse Population of BRCA Genetic Testers

pp. 1150-1166 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0151

Circle of Sisters: Raising Awareness of Native American Women to Breast Cancer

pp. 1167-1179 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0116

Do Hospitals that Serve a High Percentage of Medicaid Patients Perform Well on Evidence-based Guidelines for Colon Cancer Care?

pp. 1180-1193 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0122

Part 3: General Public Health

Literature Review

Systematic Review of School-based Obesity Interventions Targeting African American and Hispanic Children

pp. 1194-1214 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0129


HIV, Tobacco Use, and Poverty: A Potential Cause of Disparities in Health Status by Race and Socioeconomic Status

pp. 1215-1225 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0136

The Triple Aims of Correctional Health: Patient Safety, Population Health, and Human Rights

pp. 1226-1234 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0142

Brief Communications

The Development and Evaluation of a Compassion Scale

pp. 1235-1246 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0148

The Effect of Educational Attainment on HIV Testing Among African Americans

pp. 1247-1256 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0113

Gender, Race, Pain, and Subjective Well-being of Adults with Spinal Cord Injury

pp. 1257-1265 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0119

Perceptions of Harm to Health from Cigarettes, Blunts, and Marijuana among Young Adult African American Men

pp. 1266-1275 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0126

Original Papers

Infant Mortality in American Indians and Alaska Natives 1995–1999 and 2000–2004

pp. 1276-1287 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0133

Decision-Making Processes of Patients Who Use the Emergency Department for Primary Care Needs

pp. 1288-1305 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0140

Urban, Low-income, African American Light Smokers: Perceptions of Cessation Counseling

pp. 1306-1316 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0146

Does the Association between Prescription Copayment Increases and Medication Adherence Differ by Race?

pp. 1317-1330 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0152

Medical Home Disparities Are Not Created Equal: Differences in the Medical Home for Children from Different Vulnerable Groups

pp. 1331-1343 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0117

Part 4: Health Policy

Report fron the Field

Serving homeless Veterans in the VA Desert Pacific Healthcare Network: A needs assessment to inform quality improvement endeavors

pp. 1344-1352 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0124

Brief Communication

Effect of Race and Health Insurance on Health Disparities: Results from the National Health Interview Survey 2010

pp. 1353-1363 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0131


An Academic, Business, and Community Alliance to Promote Evidence-based Public Health Policy: The Case of Primary Seat Belt Legislation

pp. 1364-1377 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0138

Original Papers

Ghana’s National Health Insurance Scheme: Insights from Members, Administrators and Health Care Providers

pp. 1378-1390 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0144

Losing Work: Regional Unemployment and its Effect on Homeless Demographic Characteristics, Needs, and Health Care

pp. 1391-1402 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0150

Book Reviews

Surviving HIV/AIDS in the Inner City: How Resourceful Latinas Beat the Odds by Sabrina Marie Chase (review)

pp. 1403-1404 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0121

Tapping Into the Wire by Peter L. Beilenson and Patrick A. McGuire (review)

pp. 1405-1406 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0128

The Safety-Net Health Care System by Gunnar Almgren and Taryn Lindhorst (review)

pp. 1407-1409 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0135

Books Recently Received

pp. 1410-1412 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0115

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