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Contents:

Sources xi

The Editors xv


The Authors xvii


Introduction: The Ethnic Demographic Transition 1
Thomas A. LaVeist


Chapter 1 Defi ning Health and Health Care Disparities and Examining Disparities Across the Life Span 11
Lydia A. Isaac


PART 1 HISTORICAL AND POLITICAL CONSIDERATIONS


Chapter 2 The Color Line: Race Matters in the Elimination of Health Disparities 35
Stephen B. Thomas


Chapter 3 Health Care Disparities Science, Politics, and Race 41
M. Gregg Bloche


PART 2 CONCEPTUALIZING RACE AND ETHNICITY


Chapter 4 Why Genes Don t Count (for Racial Differences in Health) 49
Alan H. Goodman


Chapter 5 Using Socially Assigned Race to Probe White Advantages in Health Status 57
Camara Phyllis Jones, Benedict I. Truman, Laurie D. Elam–Evans, Camille A. Jones, Clara Y. Jones, Ruth Jiles, Susan F. Rumisha, Geraldine S. Perry


PART 3 EXPLAINING RACIAL AND ETHNIC DISPARITIES PSYCHOSOCIAL AND INDIVIDUAL–LEVEL DETERMINANTS 77


Chapter 6 Racism as a Stressor for African Americans: A Biopsychosocial Model 79
Rodney Clark, Norman B. Anderson, Vernessa R. Clark, David R. Williams


Chapter 7 A Systematic Review of Empirical Research on Self–Reported Racism and Health 105
Yin Paradies


Chapter 8 Stress, Coping, and Health Outcomes Among African–Americans: A Review of the John Henryism Hypothesis 139


Gary G. Bennett, Marcellus M. Merritt, John J. Sollers III, Christopher L. Edwards, Keith E. Whitfield, Dwayne T. Brandon, Reginald D. Tucker–Seeley


Chapter 9 Race and Unhealthy Behaviors: Chronic Stress, the HPA Axis, and Physical and Mental Health Disparities Over the Life Course 159
James S. Jackson, Katherine M. Knight, Jane A. Rafferty


Chapter 10 Epigenetics and the Embodiment of Race: Developmental Origins of U.S. Racial Disparities in Cardiovascular Health 175
Christopher W. Kuzawa, Elizabeth Sweet


THE EFFECTS OF CULTURE 213


Chapter 11 Acculturation and Latino Health in the United States: A Review of the Literature and Its Sociopolitical Context 215
Marielena Lara, Cristina Gamboa, M. Iya Kahramanian, Leo S. Morales, David E. Hayes Bautista


Chapter 12 Measuring Culture: A Critical Review of Acculturation and Health in Asian Immigrant Populations 253
Talya Salant, Diane S. Lauderdale


Chapter 13 Racial Influences Associated with Weight–Related Beliefs in African American and Caucasian Women 291
Christie Z. Malpede, Lori F. Greene, Stephanie L. Fitzpatrick, Wendy K. Jefferson, Richard M. Shewchuk, Monica L. Baskin, Jamy D. Ard


Chapter 14 Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes: Differences Between U.S.– and Foreign–Born Women in Major U.S. Racial and Ethnic Groups 303
Gopal K. Singh, Stella M. Yu


SOCIAL DETERMINANTS 321


Chapter 15 Levels of Racism: A Theoretic Framework and a Gardener s Tale 323
Camara Phyllis Jones


Chapter 16 Racial Residential Segregation: A Fundamental Cause of Racial Disparities in Health 331
David R. Williams, Chiquita Collins


Chapter 17 Life Course Theories of Race Disparities: A Comparison of the Cumulative Dis/Advantage Theory Perspective and the Weathering Hypothesis 355
Roland J. Thorpe Jr., Jessica A. Kelley–Moore


Chapter 18 U.S. Socioeconomic and Racial Differences in Health: Patterns and Explanations 375
David R. Williams, Chiquita Collins


Chapter 19 Exploring Health Disparities in Integrated Communities 419
Thomas A. LaVeist


ENVIRONMENTAL DETERMINANTS 437


Chapter 20 Race/Ethnicity, the Social Environment, and Health 439
Marsha Lillie–Blanton, Thomas A. LaVeist


Chapter 21 Built Environments and Obesity in Disadvantaged Populations 455
Gina S. Lovasi, Malo A. Hutson, Monica Guerra, Kathryn M. Neckerman


Chapter 22 Health Risk and Inequitable Distribution of Liquor Stores in African American Neighborhoods 485
Thomas A. LaVeist, John M. Wallace Jr.


Chapter 23 Environmental Health Disparities: A Framework Integrating Psychosocial and Environmental Concepts 493
Gilbert C. Gee, Devon C. Payne–Sturges


Chapter 24 Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired: Scientific Evidence, Methods, and Research Implications for Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Occupational Health 523
Linda Rae Murray


PART 4 HEALTH SERVICES AND HEALTH SYSTEM EFFECTS PATIENTS 539


Chapter 25 Attitudes About Racism, Medical Mistrust, and Satisfaction with Care Among African American and White Cardiac Patients 541
Thomas A. LaVeist, Kim J. Nickerson, Janice V. Bowie


Chapter 26 The Legacy of Tuskegee and Trust in Medical Care: Is Tuskegee Responsible for Race Differences in Mistrust of Medical Care? 557
Dwayne T. Brandon, Lydia A. Isaac, Thomas A. LaVeist


Chapter 27 Patient Race/Ethnicity and Quality of Patient Physician Communication During Medical Visits 569
Rachel L. Johnson, Debra Roter, Neil R. Powe, Lisa A. Cooper


PROVIDERS 587


Chapter 28 Implicit Bias Among Physicians and Its Prediction of Thrombolysis Decisions for Black and White Patients 589
Alexander R. Green, Dana R. Carney, Daniel J. Pallin, Long H. Ngo, Kristal L. Raymond, Lisa I. Iezzoni, Mahzarin R. Banaji


Chapter 29 The Effect of Patient Race and Socio–Economic Status on Physicians Perceptions of Patients 607
Michelle van Ryn, Jane Burke


Chapter 30 Ethnicity and Analgesic Practice 637
Knox H. Todd, Christi Deaton, Anne P. D Adamo, Leon Goe


Chapter 31 The Effect of Race and Sex on Physicians Recommendations for Cardiac Catheterization 647
Kevin A. Schulman, Jesse A. Berlin, William Harless, Jon F. Kerner, Shyrl Sistrunk, Bernard J. Gersh, Ross Dubé, Christopher K. Taleghani, Jennifer E. Burke, Sankey Williams, John M. Eisenberg, José J. Escarce


SYSTEM 665


Chapter 32 Advancing Health Disparities Research Within the Health Care System: A Conceptual Framework 667
Amy M. Kilbourne, Galen Switzer, Kelly Hyman, Megan Crowley–Matoka, Michael J. Fine


Chapter 33 Linking Cultural Competence Training to Improved Health Outcomes: Perspectives from the Field 689
Joseph R. Betancourt, Alexander R. Green


Chapter 34 We Don t Carry That Failure of Pharmacies in Predominantly Nonwhite Neighborhoods to Stock Opioid Analgesics 697
R. Sean Morrison, Sylvan Wallenstein, Dana K. Natale, Richard S. Senzel, Lo–Li Huang


Chapter 35 Do Hospitals Provide Lower–Quality Care to Minorities Than to Whites? 707
Darrell J. Gaskin, Christine S. Spencer, Patrick Richard, Gerard F. Anderson, Neil R. Powe, Thomas A. LaVeist


PART 5 HEALTH DISPARITIES SOLUTIONS


Chapter 36 Linking Science and Policy Through Community–Based Participatory Research to Study and Address Health Disparities 723
Meredith Minkler


Chapter 37 The National Health Plan Collaborative to Reduce Disparities and Improve Quality 741
Nicole Lurie, Allen Fremont, Stephen A. Somers, Kathryn Coltin, Andrea Gelzer, Rhonda Johnson, Wayne Rawlins, Grace Ting, Winston Wong, Donna Zimmerman


Chapter 38 Interventions to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care 761
Marshall H. Chin, Amy E. Walters, Scott C. Cook, Elbert S. Huang


Index 787


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ISBN-13: 9781118049082
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Publication date: November, 2012
Pages: 848
Dimensions: 175.00 x 233.00 x 45.72
Weight: 1342g
Availability: Available
Subcategories: General Practice, Public Health
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