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. 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
  5. 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
  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

Detail Information

Publications6

  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. 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
    ....
  5. 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...
  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...