C H Browner

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Expectations, emotions, and medical decision making: a case study on the use of amniocentesis
    C H Browner
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Transcult Psychiatry 41:427-44. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Latinas, amniocentesis and the discourse of choice
    C H Browner
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles 90024 1759, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 24:353-75. 2000
  3. pmc Ethnicity, bioethics, and prenatal diagnosis: the amniocentesis decisions of Mexican-origin women and their partners
    C H Browner
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:1658-66. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of women who refuse an offer of prenatal diagnosis: data from the California maternal serum alpha fetoprotein blood test experience
    N Press
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles 90024, USA
    Am J Med Genet 78:433-45. 1998
  5. pmc Strategies for motivating Latino couples' participation in qualitative health research and their effects on sample construction
    H M Preloran
    Center for Culture and Health, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1832-41. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of contraceptive methods among homeless women for protection against unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases: prior use and willingness to use in the future
    L Gelberg
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1683, USA
    Contraception 63:277-81. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of interpreters' approach on Latinas' use of amniocentesis
    H Mabel Preloran
    Center for Culture and Health, Department of Psychiatry and Bio Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Health Educ Behav 32:599-612. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Genetic counseling gone awry: miscommunication between prenatal genetic service providers and Mexican-origin clients
    C H Browner
    Center for Culture and Health, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:1933-46. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Access to women's health care: a qualitative study of barriers perceived by homeless women
    Lillian Gelberg
    Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 50 071 CHS, Box 951683, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1683, USA
    Women Health 40:87-100. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Practices of the pregnant self: compliance with and resistance to prenatal norms
    R Root
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 25:195-223. 2001

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Expectations, emotions, and medical decision making: a case study on the use of amniocentesis
    C H Browner
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Transcult Psychiatry 41:427-44. 2004
    ..We conclude that unmet expectations on the part of both patient and clinicians evoked powerful emotions that altered the woman's previous intention to agree to amniocentesis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Latinas, amniocentesis and the discourse of choice
    C H Browner
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles 90024 1759, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 24:353-75. 2000
    ....
  3. pmc Ethnicity, bioethics, and prenatal diagnosis: the amniocentesis decisions of Mexican-origin women and their partners
    C H Browner
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:1658-66. 1999
    ..We concluded that established bioethical principles and counseling techniques need to be more sensitive to the way ethnic minority clients make their amniocentesis choices...
  4. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of women who refuse an offer of prenatal diagnosis: data from the California maternal serum alpha fetoprotein blood test experience
    N Press
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles 90024, USA
    Am J Med Genet 78:433-45. 1998
    ..However, we found that all of those factors were strongly mediated by the effects of ethnicity and acculturation, producing different patterns of association in different groups of women...
  5. pmc Strategies for motivating Latino couples' participation in qualitative health research and their effects on sample construction
    H M Preloran
    Center for Culture and Health, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1832-41. 2001
    ..By increasing investigators' ability to recruit Latinos, however, the strategies outlined should help to ensure that Latinos' experiences are given due weight in the deliberations of medical professionals and policymakers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of contraceptive methods among homeless women for protection against unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases: prior use and willingness to use in the future
    L Gelberg
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1683, USA
    Contraception 63:277-81. 2001
    ..In any case, gaps between realized use and willingness to use may represent missed opportunities to prevent the high rates of unintended pregnancies and sexually transmitted infections found among homeless women...
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of interpreters' approach on Latinas' use of amniocentesis
    H Mabel Preloran
    Center for Culture and Health, Department of Psychiatry and Bio Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Health Educ Behav 32:599-612. 2005
    ..The authors conclude that translators' affective approaches can influence whether patients accept or decline amniocentesis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Genetic counseling gone awry: miscommunication between prenatal genetic service providers and Mexican-origin clients
    C H Browner
    Center for Culture and Health, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:1933-46. 2003
    ..In order to dislodge the misunderstandings of their clients, counselors must give clients the opportunity to air their own views, however contrary to those of genetics professionals these may be...
  9. ncbi request reprint Access to women's health care: a qualitative study of barriers perceived by homeless women
    Lillian Gelberg
    Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 50 071 CHS, Box 951683, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1683, USA
    Women Health 40:87-100. 2004
    ..We conclude with suggested interventions that would make general, gynecological, and reproductive health care more accessible to homeless women...
  10. ncbi request reprint Practices of the pregnant self: compliance with and resistance to prenatal norms
    R Root
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 25:195-223. 2001
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint 'Because of the risks': how US pregnant women account for refusing prenatal screening
    S Markens
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, LA 90024 1759, USA
    Soc Sci Med 49:359-69. 1999
    ..We conclude that the key difference between the two groups lies in their interpretation and application of biomedical concepts and modern risk-assessment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Conscientious autonomy: what patients do vs. what is done to them
    C H Browner
    Hastings Cent Rep 35:4-5; author reply 6-7. 2005