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Volume 19, Number 4, November 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-xii | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0081

Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU) Column

Integrative Medicine for the Poor and Underserved: A Win-Win Situation

pp. 1023-1028 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0071

Part I: Diabetes

Original Papers

Cultural Perceptions of Health and Diabetes among Native American Men

pp. 1029-1043 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0083

Applying the Community Health Worker Model to Diabetes Management: Using Mixed Methods to Assess Implementation and Effectiveness

pp. 1044-1059 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0077

Glycemic and Lipid Control among Patients with Diabetes at Six U.S. Public Hospitals

pp. 1060-1075 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0079

Effectiveness of a Community Health Worker as Sole Diabetes Educator: Comparison of CoDE with Similar Culturally Appropriate Interventions

pp. 1076-1095 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0076

Diabetes and Obesity Risks in African American Young Adult Freshmen Attending a Historically Black College/University

pp. 1096-1118 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0078

Early and Later Onset Type 2 Diabetes in Uninsured Patients: Clinical and Behavioral Differences

pp. 1119-1135 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0072

Part II: Health Policy and Epidemiology

Brief Communications

Reports and Ratings of Care: Black and White Medicare Enrollees

pp. 1136-1147 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0074

Black/White Disparity in Self-Reported Hypertension: The Role of Nativity Status

pp. 1148-1162 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0075

Infectious Disease Exposures and Contact Tracing in Homeless Shelters

pp. 1163-1167 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0070

The Legacy of the Tuskegee Syphilis Study: Assessing its Impact on Willingness to Participate in Biomedical Studies

pp. 1168-1180 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0067

Persistent Disparities in Health Insurance Coverage: Hispanic Children, 1996 to 2005

pp. 1181-1191 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0069

Original Papers

Obtaining Health Care Services for Low-Income Children: A Hierarchy of Needs

pp. 1192-1211 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0080

Association between the Level of Housing Instability, Economic Standing and Health Care Access: A Meta-Regression

pp. 1212-1228 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0068

Cost-Sharing for Low-Income Workers: Health Insurance in the On-Your-Ownership Society

pp. 1229-1240 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0073

Part III: Clinical Care

Report from the Field

Asthma Education in a Subsidized Preschool Setting

pp. 1241-1247 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0082

Brief Communications

Influenza Immunization Disparities in Primary Care Offices—A Comparative Case Study

pp. 1248-1257 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0084

Dietary and Lifestyle Practices of Hmong in California

pp. 1258-1269 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0096

Original Papers

The Use Of Electronic Medical Records For Homeless Outreach

pp. 1270-1281 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0090

Predictors of Trust in Low-Income, Minority Neighborhoods in Texas

pp. 1282-1302 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0092

Predictors of Appropriate Use of Interpreters: Identifying Professional Development Training Needs for Labor and Delivery Clinical Staff Serving Spanish-Speaking Patients

pp. 1303-1320 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0085

Breast Cancer Fatalism: The Role of Women’s Perceptions of the Health Care System

pp. 1321-1335 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0091

Social Stigma and the Dilemmas of Providing Care to Substance Users in a Safety-Net Emergency Department

pp. 1336-1349 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0088

Strangers in a Strange Land: Health Care Experiences for Recent Latino Immigrants in Midwest Communities

pp. 1350-1367 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0086


Working Cures: Healing, Health, and Power on Southern Slave Plantations (review)

pp. 1368-1369 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0089

The Global Family Planning Revolution: Three Decades of Population Policies and Programs (review)

pp. 1370-1371 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0087

Books for Review

Books Recently Received

p. 1372 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0094

Reviewer List for 2008

List of Reviewers 2007–2008

pp. 1373-1385 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0095



p. 1391 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.0.0093

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