Chizobam Ani

Summary

Affiliation: Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Age- and sex-specific in-hospital mortality after myocardial infarction in routine clinical practice
    Chizobam Ani
    Department of Family Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA 90059 2518, USA
    Cardiol Res Pract 2010:752765. 2010
  2. pmc Depression symptomatology and diagnosis: discordance between patients and physicians in primary care settings
    Chizobam Ani
    Family Medicine Department Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, 2594 Industryway, Lynwood, CA 90262, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 9:1. 2008
  3. ncbi Correlates of self-diagnosis of chronic medical and mental health conditions in under-served African American and Latino populations
    Chizobam Ani
    Department of Family Medicine, Research Centers in Minority Institutions, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, California 90262, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:S2-105-11. 2008
  4. pmc Comorbid chronic illness and the diagnosis and treatment of depression in safety net primary care settings
    Chizobam Ani
    Department of Family Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:123-35. 2009
  5. doi Colorectal cancer screening among underserved minority population: discrepancy between physicians' recommended, scheduled, and completed tests
    Mohsen Bazargan
    Department of Family Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 76:240-7. 2009
  6. doi Alcohol misuse and depression symptoms among males and females
    Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Arch Iran Med 13:324-32. 2010
  7. doi Preventive, lifestyle, and personal health behaviors among physicians
    Mohsen Bazargan
    Research Center in Minority Institutions, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, 1731 East 120th St, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 33:289-95. 2009
  8. pmc Increasing HIV testing among latinos by bundling HIV testing with other tests
    Frank H Galvan
    Drew Center for AIDS Research, Education and Services, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
    J Urban Health 83:849-59. 2006
  9. doi Relation of baseline presence and severity of renal disease to long-term mortality in persons with known stroke
    Chizobam Ani
    Department of Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, USA
    J Neurol Sci 288:123-8. 2010
  10. ncbi Correlates of readiness to change problem drinking among a sample of problem drinkers receiving care from an inner-city emergency department
    Fernando Antelo
    College of Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, California 90059, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:S2-93-8. 2008

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Age- and sex-specific in-hospital mortality after myocardial infarction in routine clinical practice
    Chizobam Ani
    Department of Family Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA 90059 2518, USA
    Cardiol Res Pract 2010:752765. 2010
    ..001). Conclusion. Over the last decade, in-hospital AMI mortality rates declined for every age/sex group except males <55 years. While AMI female-male mortality disparity has narrowed, some room for improvement remains...
  2. pmc Depression symptomatology and diagnosis: discordance between patients and physicians in primary care settings
    Chizobam Ani
    Family Medicine Department Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, 2594 Industryway, Lynwood, CA 90262, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 9:1. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi Correlates of self-diagnosis of chronic medical and mental health conditions in under-served African American and Latino populations
    Chizobam Ani
    Department of Family Medicine, Research Centers in Minority Institutions, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, California 90262, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:S2-105-11. 2008
    ....
  4. pmc Comorbid chronic illness and the diagnosis and treatment of depression in safety net primary care settings
    Chizobam Ani
    Department of Family Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:123-35. 2009
    ..To estimate the impact of chronic medical conditions on depression diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up care in primary care settings...
  5. doi Colorectal cancer screening among underserved minority population: discrepancy between physicians' recommended, scheduled, and completed tests
    Mohsen Bazargan
    Department of Family Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 76:240-7. 2009
    ....
  6. doi Alcohol misuse and depression symptoms among males and females
    Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Arch Iran Med 13:324-32. 2010
    ..To examine the association between alcohol misuse and depression symptoms as it varies among male and female patients...
  7. doi Preventive, lifestyle, and personal health behaviors among physicians
    Mohsen Bazargan
    Research Center in Minority Institutions, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, 1731 East 120th St, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 33:289-95. 2009
    ..This study examines personal health behaviors and wellness, health-related lifestyles, and prevention screening practices among licensed physicians...
  8. pmc Increasing HIV testing among latinos by bundling HIV testing with other tests
    Frank H Galvan
    Drew Center for AIDS Research, Education and Services, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
    J Urban Health 83:849-59. 2006
    ..Further studies of bundled HIV testing should be conducted with other key subpopulations that may be more willing to take an HIV test when it is offered with other relevant tests than when offered by itself...
  9. doi Relation of baseline presence and severity of renal disease to long-term mortality in persons with known stroke
    Chizobam Ani
    Department of Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, USA
    J Neurol Sci 288:123-8. 2010
    ..We assessed the association of diagnosis and severity of baseline CKD with risk of mortality among persons with a history of stroke...
  10. ncbi Correlates of readiness to change problem drinking among a sample of problem drinkers receiving care from an inner-city emergency department
    Fernando Antelo
    College of Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, California 90059, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:S2-93-8. 2008
    ..In this study, we identify correlates of readiness to change problem drinking among a sample of ED patients with problem drinking...
  11. pmc Impact of desire to work in underserved communities on selection of specialty among fourth-year medical students
    Mohsen Bazargan
    Department of Family Medicine, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, 1731 E 120th St, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:1460-5. 2006
    ..Special attention is given to the influence of desire to work in underserved communities on selection of a specialty...
  12. pmc CEDRIC: a computerized chronic disease management system for urban, safety net clinics
    Omolola Ogunyemi
    Center for Biomedical Informatics, Department of Family Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 160:208-12. 2010
    ..The pilot implementation focuses on diabetes management. In this paper, we describe the system's architecture and features...
  13. doi Elevated red blood cell distribution width predicts mortality in persons with known stroke
    Chizobam Ani
    Department of Medicine, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, USA
    J Neurol Sci 277:103-8. 2009
    ..We assessed the association of RDW with stroke, and its effect on mortality among persons with stroke...