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Volume 23, Number 1, February 2012

Table of Contents

Black History Month Issue

A Note from the Editor

p. vii | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0003

The Forgotten Minorities: Health Disparities of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered Communities

pp. 1-6 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0009

Part 1: Black History Month: Race, Ethnicity, and Health


Firearms, Youth Homicide, and Public Health

pp. 7-19 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0015

Extending Medicare Immunosuppressive Medication Coverage

pp. 20-27 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0021

Literature Reviews

What Influences African American End-of-life Preferences?

pp. 28-58 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0027

Physical Activity Interventions with Healthy Minority Adults: Meta-Analysis of Behavior and Health Outcomes

pp. 59-80 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0032

Report from the Field

Developing Multilingual Prescription Instructions for Patients with Limited English Proficiency

pp. 81-87 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0000

Brief Communication

Trust in Primary Care Providers and Antiretroviral Adherence in an Urban HIV Clinic

pp. 88-98 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0006

Original Papers

Promoting Brain Health for African Americans: Evaluating the Healthy Brain Initiative, a Community-Level Demonstration Project

pp. 99-113 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0012

Type and Frequency of Substances Injected in a Sample of Haitian Immigrant Picuristes (Informal Injectionists) and Clients

pp. 114-131 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0018

“I Live by Shooting Hill”—A Qualitative Exploration of Conflict and Violence among Urban Youth in New Haven, Connecticut

pp. 132-143 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0024

Pay-For-Performance Programs to Reduce Racial/Ethnic Disparities: What Might Different Designs Achieve?

pp. 144-160 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0030

Self-Management of Type 2 Diabetes among African Americans in the Arkansas Delta: A Strengths Perspective in Social-cultural Context

pp. 161-178 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0035

Disparities in HIV-treatment Responses between Haitians, African Americans, and Hispanics Living in Miami-Dade County, Florida

pp. 179-190 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0004

Condom Use among HIV-Positive Sexually Active Adults and Partner’s HIV Status in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

pp. 191-203 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0010

Degrees of Difference among Minority Female Juvenile Offenders’ Psychological Functioning, Risk Behavior Engagement, and Health Status: A Latent Profile Investigation

pp. 204-225 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0016

Depressive Symptoms, Substance Abuse, and Intimate Partner Violence among Pregnant Women of Diverse Ethnicities

pp. 226-241 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0022

Health Literacy of an Urban Business Community

pp. 242-253 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0028

Disease Prevalence and Use of Health Care among a National Sample of Black and White Male State Prisoners

pp. 254-272 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0033

Racial and Ethnic Variation in ADHD, Comorbid Illnesses, and Parental Strain

pp. 273-289 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0001

African American Parents’ HPV Vaccination Intent and Concerns

pp. 290-301 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0007

Prenatal Care, Childhood Obesity, and Ethnic Health Disparities: Analyses from a Unique Population Database

pp. 302-320 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0013

Part 2: Health Policy, Programs, and Reform


An End to Chronic Homelessness: An Introduction to the 100,000 Homes Campaign

pp. 321-326 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0019

The Costs and Adequacy of Safety Net Access for the Uninsured in Genesee County, Michigan

pp. 327-338 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0025

Reports from the Field

A Model Plan for the Uninsured: Delivering Quality and Affordability in a Limited Benefit Managed Care Safety Net Program in Flint, Michigan

pp. 339-346 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0031

Using Theater Arts to Engage Latino Families in Dialogue about Adolescent Sexual Health: The PATH -AT Program

pp. 347-357 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0036

Brief Communications

Federally Qualified Health Center Patients and Generic Drug Discount Programs

pp. 358-366 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0005

A Methodological Approach to Improve the Sexual Health of Vulnerable Female Populations: Incentivized Peer-Recruitment and Field-Based STD Testing

pp. 367-375 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0011

The Association of Body Mass Index and Perforation of the Appendix in Puerto Rican Children

pp. 376-385 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0017

Original Papers

Health Reform and Primary Care Capacity: Evidence from Houston/Harris County, Texas

pp. 386-397 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0023

Cancer Patient Navigator Tasks across the Cancer Care Continuum

pp. 398-413 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0029

What is the Quality of Preventive Care Provided in a Student-Run Free Clinic?

pp. 414-424 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0034

TennCare Disenrollment and Avoidable Hospital Visits in Davidson County, Tennessee

pp. 425-445 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0002

Achieving Excellence in Community Health Centers: Implications for Health Reform

pp. 446-459 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0008

Improving Diabetes Care in the Uninsured: The Success of the Access To Care Program in Cook County, Illinois

pp. 460-473 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0014

State Policies and Language Access in California’s HMOs: Public Reporting and Regulation of HMOs’ Language Services

pp. 474-498 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0020

Books Recently Received

Books Recently Received

p. 499 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0026

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