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Table of Contents

  1. A Note from the Editor
  2. Virginia M. Brennan
  3. pp. vii-xi
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0003
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Heroes and Great Ideas Column

  1. Diversity in the Health Professions Matters: The Untold Story of Meharry Medical College
  2. Wayne J. Riley
  3. pp. 331-342
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0009
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Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU) Column

  1. Building a Medical Home for the Underserved in New York City: Lessons Learned from a Private Practice
  2. Mitchell H. Rubin
  3. pp. 343-351
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0014
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Part I: Cross-Cultural Variability


  1. Language Interpreter Utilization in the Emergency Department Setting: A Clinical Review
  2. Dorian Ramirez, Kirsten G. Engel, Tricia S. Tang
  3. pp. 352-362
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0019
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Report from the Field

Brief Communications

  1. Does Being an Immigrant Make a Difference in Seeking Physician Services?
  2. Ke Tom Xu, Tyrone F. Borders
  3. pp. 380-390
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0001
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Original Papers

  1. Social Support and Dental Utilization among Children of Latina Immigrants
  2. Helen Nahouraii, Melanie Wasserman, Deborah E. Bender, R. Gary Rozier
  3. pp. 428-441
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0017
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  1. Understanding Smoking and Cessation among Hmong Smokers
  2. Diana Burgess, Steven S. Fu, Anne M. Joseph, Dorothy K. Hatsukami, Jody Solomon, Michelle van Ryn
  3. pp. 442-451
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0022
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  1. Problem-solving Treatment for Depression among Mexican Americans in Primary Care
  2. Karen B. Schmaling, Dolores V. Hernandez
  3. pp. 466-477
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0032
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Part II: Health Care Education and Practice

Reports from th Field

  1. Improving Access to Health Information in Rural South Carolina
  2. Nancy McKeehan, Lillian Trettin, Janice May
  3. pp. 484-492
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0010
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Brief Communications

  1. Telephone Reminders Increase Re-Screening in a County Breast Screening Program
  2. Anupam Goel, Julie George, Robert C. Burack
  3. pp. 512-521
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0025
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Original Papers

Part III: Health Policy and Epidemiology

Brief Communications

  1. Do Public Health Clinics Reduce Rehospitalizations?: The Urban Diabetes Study
  2. Jessica M. Robbins, Vivian G. Valdmanis, David A. Webb
  3. pp. 562-573
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0013
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  1. Health Selection vs. Causation in the Income Gradient: What Can We Learn from Graphical Trends?
  2. Peter Muennig
  3. pp. 574-579
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0018
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Original Papers


  1. Bittersweet: Diabetes, Insulin, and Transformation of Illness (review)
  2. Jessica M. Robbins
  3. pp. 652-653
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0021
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  1. Dying for Growth: Global Inequality and the Health of the Poor (review)
  2. Richard F. Gillum
  3. pp. 653-655
  4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0034
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Books for Review

  1. Books Recently Received
  2. p. 656
  3. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0031
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  1. Erratum
  2. p. 657
  3. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0004
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