Linda M Hunt

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Publications

  1. ncbi Exploring loss to follow-up: abnormal Pap screening in Hispanic patients
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Cancer Pract 10:122-9. 2002
  2. pmc The ambiguous meanings of the racial/ethnic categories routinely used in human genetics research
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, Michigan State University, 354 Baker Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:349-61. 2008
  3. ncbi The routine and the traumatic in prenatal genetic diagnosis: does clinical information inform patient decision-making?
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, 354 Baker Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 56:302-12. 2005
  4. ncbi Do notions of risk inform patient choice? Lessons from a study of prenatal genetic counseling
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Med Anthropol 25:193-219. 2006
  5. doi Genes, race, and culture in clinical care: racial profiling in the management of chronic illness
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, MI, USA
    Med Anthropol Q 27:253-71. 2013
  6. ncbi Clinical myths of the cultural "other": implications for Latino patient care
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, 354 Baker Hall, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Acad Med 80:918-24. 2005
  7. pmc Pharmacogenetics in primary care: the promise of personalized medicine and the reality of racial profiling
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, 338 Baker Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 37:226-35. 2013
  8. pmc Are good intentions good enough? Informed consent without trained interpreters
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:598-605. 2007
  9. pmc The changing face of chronic illness management in primary care: a qualitative study of underlying influences and unintended outcomes
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Ann Fam Med 10:452-60. 2012
  10. ncbi Health research: what's culture got to do with it?
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Lancet 366:617-8. 2005

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Publications12

  1. ncbi Exploring loss to follow-up: abnormal Pap screening in Hispanic patients
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Cancer Pract 10:122-9. 2002
    ..This study explores factors affecting incomplete follow-up among a group of Hispanic women with low incomes...
  2. pmc The ambiguous meanings of the racial/ethnic categories routinely used in human genetics research
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, Michigan State University, 354 Baker Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:349-61. 2008
    ..It is our position that it is unacceptable to persist in the constructing of scientific arguments based on these highly ambiguous variables...
  3. ncbi The routine and the traumatic in prenatal genetic diagnosis: does clinical information inform patient decision-making?
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, 354 Baker Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 56:302-12. 2005
    ..We recommend developing a shared decision-making approach, to facilitate the full participation of both clinicians and patients in the decision-making process...
  4. ncbi Do notions of risk inform patient choice? Lessons from a study of prenatal genetic counseling
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Med Anthropol 25:193-219. 2006
    ..Attending to these differences may prove useful in empowering patients to make truly informed decisions...
  5. doi Genes, race, and culture in clinical care: racial profiling in the management of chronic illness
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, MI, USA
    Med Anthropol Q 27:253-71. 2013
    ....
  6. ncbi Clinical myths of the cultural "other": implications for Latino patient care
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, 354 Baker Hall, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Acad Med 80:918-24. 2005
    ....
  7. pmc Pharmacogenetics in primary care: the promise of personalized medicine and the reality of racial profiling
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, 338 Baker Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 37:226-35. 2013
    ..Our findings raise concern for how pharmacogenetic innovations will actually affect diverse populations, and how unbiased treatment can be assured...
  8. pmc Are good intentions good enough? Informed consent without trained interpreters
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:598-605. 2007
    ..To examine the informed consent process when trained language interpreters are unavailable...
  9. pmc The changing face of chronic illness management in primary care: a qualitative study of underlying influences and unintended outcomes
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Ann Fam Med 10:452-60. 2012
    ..Recently, there has been dramatic increase in the diagnosis and pharmaceutical management of common chronic illnesses. Using qualitative data collected in primary care clinics, we assessed how these trends play out in clinical care...
  10. ncbi Health research: what's culture got to do with it?
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Lancet 366:617-8. 2005
  11. ncbi Should "acculturation" be a variable in health research? A critical review of research on US Hispanics
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:973-86. 2004
    ....
  12. ncbi Moving beyond cultural stereotypes in end-of-life decision making
    Howard Brody
    Am Fam Physician 71:429-30. 2005