Marino A Bruce

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sex, weight status, and chronic kidney disease among African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Marino A Bruce
    Mississippi Institute for the Improvement of Geographic Minority Health, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    J Investig Med 61:701-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Weight status and high blood pressure among low-income African American men
    Marino A Bruce
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, USA
    Am J Mens Health 5:255-60. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Community income, smoking, and birth weight disparities in Wisconsin
    Mario Sims
    Department of Medicine, Jackson Heart Study, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39213, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 18:16-23. 2007
  4. pmc Perceived discrimination and hypertension among African Americans in the Jackson Heart Study
    Mario Sims
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39213, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S258-65. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Race, ethnicity, concentrated poverty, and low birth weight disparities
    Mario Sims
    Department of Medicine, Jackson Heart Study, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39213, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 19:12-8. 2008
  6. pmc Urban poverty and infant mortality rate disparities
    Mario Sims
    Department of Medicine, The Jackson Heart Study, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39213, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:349-56. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Weight Status and Blood Pressure among Adolescent African American Males: The Jackson Heart KIDS Pilot Study
    Marino A Bruce
    1 Center for Health of Minority Males, Myrlie Evers Williams Institute for the Elimination of Health Disparities, Jackson, Miss 2 Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, Jackson State University, Jackson, Miss
    Ethn Dis 25:305-12. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Stress and the kidney
    Marino A Bruce
    Jackson State University and Myrlie Evers Williams Institute for the Elimination of Health Disparities, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS Institute for Research on Men s Health, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN and Program for Research on Men s Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Md Electronic address
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 22:46-53. 2015

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Sex, weight status, and chronic kidney disease among African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Marino A Bruce
    Mississippi Institute for the Improvement of Geographic Minority Health, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    J Investig Med 61:701-7. 2013
    ..Obesity has been shown to have implications for chronic kidney disease (CKD); however, it has received minimal attention from scientists studying CKD among African Americans...
  2. doi request reprint Weight status and high blood pressure among low-income African American men
    Marino A Bruce
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, USA
    Am J Mens Health 5:255-60. 2011
    ..Additional research is needed to identify mechanisms through which excess weight affects the development and progression of high blood pressure...
  3. ncbi request reprint Community income, smoking, and birth weight disparities in Wisconsin
    Mario Sims
    Department of Medicine, Jackson Heart Study, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39213, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 18:16-23. 2007
    ..Community income and smoking status played significant roles in birth weight disparities...
  4. pmc Perceived discrimination and hypertension among African Americans in the Jackson Heart Study
    Mario Sims
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39213, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S258-65. 2012
    ..Using Jackson Heart Study data, we examined whether perceived discrimination was associated with prevalent hypertension in African Americans...
  5. ncbi request reprint Race, ethnicity, concentrated poverty, and low birth weight disparities
    Mario Sims
    Department of Medicine, Jackson Heart Study, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39213, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 19:12-8. 2008
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  6. pmc Urban poverty and infant mortality rate disparities
    Mario Sims
    Department of Medicine, The Jackson Heart Study, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39213, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:349-56. 2007
    ..Findings from this study provide a glimpse into the complexity associated with infant mortality in metropolitan areas because they suggest that the factors associated with infant mortality in urban areas vary by race and ethnicity...
  7. doi request reprint Weight Status and Blood Pressure among Adolescent African American Males: The Jackson Heart KIDS Pilot Study
    Marino A Bruce
    1 Center for Health of Minority Males, Myrlie Evers Williams Institute for the Elimination of Health Disparities, Jackson, Miss 2 Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, Jackson State University, Jackson, Miss
    Ethn Dis 25:305-12. 2015
    ..The purpose of our study was to examine the degree to which weight status has implications for elevated blood pressure among young African American males...
  8. doi request reprint Stress and the kidney
    Marino A Bruce
    Jackson State University and Myrlie Evers Williams Institute for the Elimination of Health Disparities, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS Institute for Research on Men s Health, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN and Program for Research on Men s Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Md Electronic address
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 22:46-53. 2015
    ....