Ha T Nguyen

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Publications

  1. pmc Cognitive function is a risk for health literacy in older adults with diabetes
    Ha T Nguyen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, United States
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 101:141-7. 2013
  2. pmc The association of mental conditions with blood glucose levels in older adults with diabetes
    Ha T Nguyen
    Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, USA
    Aging Ment Health 16:950-7. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint DASH eating pattern is associated with favorable left ventricular function in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Ha T Nguyen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 31:401-7. 2012
  4. pmc The relationship between cognitive function and non-prescribed therapy use in older adults
    Ha T Nguyen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Aging Ment Health 16:648-58. 2012
  5. pmc Daily use of complementary and other therapies for symptoms among older adults: study design and illustrative results
    Thomas A Arcury
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Aging Health 23:52-69. 2011
  6. pmc Social integration and diabetes management among rural older adults
    Thomas A Arcury
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine NC, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    J Aging Health 24:899-922. 2012
  7. pmc Cultural basis for diabetes-related beliefs among low- and high-education African American, American Indian, and white older adults
    Joseph G Grzywacz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ethn Dis 22:466-72. 2012
  8. pmc Linking glycemic control and executive function in rural older adults with diabetes mellitus
    Ha T Nguyen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1123-7. 2010
  9. pmc Relationship between nonprescribed therapy use for illness prevention and health promotion and health-related quality of life
    Kathryn P Altizer
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Appl Gerontol 33:456-73. 2014
  10. pmc Performance of health literacy tests among older adults with diabetes
    Julienne K Kirk
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:534-40. 2012

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Cognitive function is a risk for health literacy in older adults with diabetes
    Ha T Nguyen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, United States
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 101:141-7. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that cognitive function, independent of education, is associated with health literacy...
  2. pmc The association of mental conditions with blood glucose levels in older adults with diabetes
    Ha T Nguyen
    Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, USA
    Aging Ment Health 16:950-7. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint DASH eating pattern is associated with favorable left ventricular function in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Ha T Nguyen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 31:401-7. 2012
    ..This study sought to determine the cross-sectional relationship between the DASH eating pattern and left ventricular (LV) function in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)...
  4. pmc The relationship between cognitive function and non-prescribed therapy use in older adults
    Ha T Nguyen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Aging Ment Health 16:648-58. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Daily use of complementary and other therapies for symptoms among older adults: study design and illustrative results
    Thomas A Arcury
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Aging Health 23:52-69. 2011
    ..This article describes research designed to specify complementary therapies used among older adults by obtaining daily use data and the specific purposes for use...
  6. pmc Social integration and diabetes management among rural older adults
    Thomas A Arcury
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine NC, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    J Aging Health 24:899-922. 2012
    ..To describe diabetes management behaviors and social integration among older adults, and delineate the associations of social integration with diabetes management behaviors...
  7. pmc Cultural basis for diabetes-related beliefs among low- and high-education African American, American Indian, and white older adults
    Joseph G Grzywacz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ethn Dis 22:466-72. 2012
    ..The goal of our study was to improve understanding of the cultural basis for variation in diabetes beliefs...
  8. pmc Linking glycemic control and executive function in rural older adults with diabetes mellitus
    Ha T Nguyen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1123-7. 2010
    ..To examine the association between glycemic control and the executive functioning domain of cognition and to identify risk factors for inadequate glycemic control that may explain this relationship...
  9. pmc Relationship between nonprescribed therapy use for illness prevention and health promotion and health-related quality of life
    Kathryn P Altizer
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Appl Gerontol 33:456-73. 2014
    ..It also delineates the association of such therapy use with physical and mental health-related quality of life (HRQoL)...
  10. pmc Performance of health literacy tests among older adults with diabetes
    Julienne K Kirk
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:534-40. 2012
    ..Poor health literacy has been linked with lower ability to function adequately in health care systems...
  11. ncbi request reprint Self-reported sleep difficulties and self-care strategies among rural older adults
    Joanne C Sandberg
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Evid Based Complementary Altern Med 19:36-42. 2014
    ..This information may enable health care providers to communicate with the older patients about sleep difficulty strategies to minimize sleep problems. ..
  12. doi request reprint Physician advice on exercise and diet in a U.S. sample of obese Mexican-American adults
    Ha T Nguyen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1084, USA
    Am J Health Promot 25:402-9. 2011
    ..To document the prevalence of obese Mexican-Americans never advised by health professionals regarding exercise and diet, and to determine risk factors for no advice...
  13. pmc Stress and cognitive function in Latino farmworkers
    Ha T Nguyen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:707-13. 2012
    ..This study examined the relationship between stress and change in stress with change in cognitive function in a representative sample of 123 Latino farmworkers...
  14. pmc Lifetime and current pesticide exposure among Latino farmworkers in comparison to other Latino immigrants
    Thomas A Arcury
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Center for Worker Health, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    Am J Ind Med 57:776-87. 2014
    ..Pesticide exposure poses a health risk for farmworkers. This analysis documents lifetime and current pesticide exposure of North Carolina Latino migrant farmworkers, with comparison to non-farmworker Latino immigrants...
  15. pmc Wages, wage violations, and pesticide safety experienced by migrant farmworkers in North Carolina
    Erin Robinson
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    New Solut 21:251-68. 2011
    ..The association of violations indicates that some growers generally violate regulations. Greater enforcement of all regulations is needed...
  16. pmc Effects of complementary therapy on health in a national U.S. sample of older adults
    Ha T Nguyen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:701-6. 2010
    ..The study objectives were to identify types of complementary therapy that are most predictive of health outcomes, including functional status, physical health-related quality of life (HRQoL), and mental HRQoL among older adults...