- Undiagnosed and uncontrolled hypertension and hyperlipidemia among immigrants in the USLeah Zallman
Department of Medicine, Cambridge Health Alliance, and Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
J Immigr Minor Health 15:858-65. 2013..24, 95 % CI 0.99-1.56, p = 0.057). Having insurance was associated with a 5-15 % decrease in FB-US born disparities. Immigrants are at increased risk of undiagnosed and uncontrolled hypertension and hyperlipidemia...
- Immigrants contributed an estimated $115.2 billion more to the Medicare Trust Fund than they took out in 2002-09Leah Zallman
Institute for Community Health at Cambridge Health Alliance, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 32:1153-60. 2013..2 billion. Most of the surplus from immigrants was contributed by noncitizens and was a result of the high proportion of working-age taxpayers in this group. Policies that restrict immigration may deplete Medicare's financial resources...
- Computed tomography associated cancers and cancer deaths following visits to U.S. emergency departmentsLeah Zallman
Harvard Medical School, USA
Int J Health Serv 42:591-605. 2012....