RF Gillum

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Hispanic ethnicity, race and blood donation in the United States
    F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Transfus Med 18:366-70. 2008
  2. pmc Cognitive function, social integration and mortality in a U.S. national cohort study of older adults
    Thomas O Obisesan
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    BMC Geriatr 9:33. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Religious involvement and seroprevalence of six infectious diseases in US adults
    R F Gillum
    Department of Public and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    South Med J 103:403-8. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Religiousness and blood donation: findings from a national survey
    R Frank Gillum
    Howard University, Silver Spring, MD 20904, USA
    J Health Psychol 15:163-72. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Associations of prayer, mind-body therapy, and smoking cessation in a national survey
    R F Gillum
    School of Divinity and College of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC 20017, USA
    Psychol Rep 105:593-604. 2009
  6. pmc Smokeless tobacco use and religiousness
    Frank Gillum
    Howard University College of Medicine, Silver Spring, MD 20904, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:225-31. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Associations between breast cancer risk factors and religiousness in American women in a national health survey
    F Gillum
    Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    J Relig Health 48:178-88. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Prayer and spiritual practices for health reasons among American adults: the role of race and ethnicity
    Frank Gillum
    College of Medicine, Howard University, 1112 Nora Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20904, USA
    J Relig Health 49:283-95. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Associations between religious involvement and behavioral risk factors for HIV/AIDS in American women and men in a national health survey
    R F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Howard University, 2041 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:284-93. 2010
  10. pmc Physical activity, cognitive function, and mortality in a US national cohort
    R F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, Howard University College of Medicine, 2041 Georgia Ave, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:251-7. 2010

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Hispanic ethnicity, race and blood donation in the United States
    F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Transfus Med 18:366-70. 2008
    ..Similar patterns were also seen at ages 15-24 years. HAs and AAs have similar low blood donation rates compared with non-Hispanic EAs. The difference is not explained by sociodemographic variables...
  2. pmc Cognitive function, social integration and mortality in a U.S. national cohort study of older adults
    Thomas O Obisesan
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    BMC Geriatr 9:33. 2009
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  3. doi request reprint Religious involvement and seroprevalence of six infectious diseases in US adults
    R F Gillum
    Department of Public and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    South Med J 103:403-8. 2010
    ..In the United States, religious practice is inversely associated with several chronic conditions, but no reports show whether it is inversely associated with prevalence of positive serology for infections...
  4. doi request reprint Religiousness and blood donation: findings from a national survey
    R Frank Gillum
    Howard University, Silver Spring, MD 20904, USA
    J Health Psychol 15:163-72. 2010
    ..Religiousness was not associated with history of blood donation in men, with the exception of higher donation rates in Catholic men aged 35-44...
  5. ncbi request reprint Associations of prayer, mind-body therapy, and smoking cessation in a national survey
    R F Gillum
    School of Divinity and College of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC 20017, USA
    Psychol Rep 105:593-604. 2009
    ..prior to interview and attempting to quit during the year prior to interview, the odds of reporting no longer smoking at interview were no greater for those who used prayer, any mind-body therapy, or both, than in those using neither...
  6. pmc Smokeless tobacco use and religiousness
    Frank Gillum
    Howard University College of Medicine, Silver Spring, MD 20904, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:225-31. 2009
    ..09, 95% confidence limits 1.12-3.92, p=0.02. This negative association suggests a protective effect of early-life religiousness on ST use, which might be taken into account in planning ST prevention efforts...
  7. doi request reprint Associations between breast cancer risk factors and religiousness in American women in a national health survey
    F Gillum
    Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    J Relig Health 48:178-88. 2009
    ..Multiple dimensions of religiousness are independently associated with multiple breast cancer risk factors...
  8. doi request reprint Prayer and spiritual practices for health reasons among American adults: the role of race and ethnicity
    Frank Gillum
    College of Medicine, Howard University, 1112 Nora Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20904, USA
    J Relig Health 49:283-95. 2010
    ..Surprisingly African American men were just as likely to report these practices as European American men. Sociodemographic variables and health status could not explain these differences...
  9. doi request reprint Associations between religious involvement and behavioral risk factors for HIV/AIDS in American women and men in a national health survey
    R F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Howard University, 2041 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:284-93. 2010
    ..Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), caused by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), is a leading cause of death...
  10. pmc Physical activity, cognitive function, and mortality in a US national cohort
    R F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, Howard University College of Medicine, 2041 Georgia Ave, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:251-7. 2010
    ..We test the hypothesis that the relative protective effect of high physical activity level as related to mortality is greater in persons with impaired cognitive function than in others...