Laura S Sadowski

Summary

Affiliation: Cook County Hospital and Rush Medical College
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Obesity and asthma morbidity in a community-based adult cohort in a large urban area: the Chicago Initiative to Raise Asthma Health Equity (CHIRAH)
    Leslie C Grammer
    Division of Allergy Immunology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Asthma 47:491-5. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint The world studies of abuse in the family environment (WorldSAFE): a model of a multi-national study of family violence
    Laura S Sadowski
    Department of Social Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Inj Control Saf Promot 11:81-90. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Effect of a housing and case management program on emergency department visits and hospitalizations among chronically ill homeless adults: a randomized trial
    Laura S Sadowski
    Collaborative Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Stroger Hospital of Cook County, 1900 W Polk St, Room 1606, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    JAMA 301:1771-8. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Ethnic disparities in asthma morbidity in Chicago
    Arthur T Evans
    Collaborative Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Cook County Stroger Hospital and Rush Medical College, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Asthma 46:448-54. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The influence of caregiver's psychosocial status on childhood asthma and obesity
    Lisa K Sharp
    Department of Medicine, Section of Health Promotion Research, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 103:386-94. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence and the role of socioeconomic indicators in WorldSAFE communities in Chile, Egypt, India and the Philippines
    Shrikant I Bangdiwala
    Department of Biostatistics and Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Inj Control Saf Promot 11:101-9. 2004
  7. pmc The health impact of supportive housing for HIV-positive homeless patients: a randomized controlled trial
    David Buchanan
    John Stroger Hospital of Cook County formerly Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL, and Rush University, Chicago, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S675-80. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Azithromycin for acute bronchitis: a randomised, double-blind, controlled trial
    Arthur T Evans
    Collaborative Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Cook County Hospital and Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Lancet 359:1648-54. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Parental language and asthma among urban Hispanic children
    Giselle S Mosnaim
    Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:1160-5. 2007
  10. pmc The impact of an enhanced interpreter service intervention on hospital costs and patient satisfaction
    Elizabeth A Jacobs
    Collaborative Research Unit, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, 1900 West Polk Street, 16th Floor, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:306-11. 2007

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Obesity and asthma morbidity in a community-based adult cohort in a large urban area: the Chicago Initiative to Raise Asthma Health Equity (CHIRAH)
    Leslie C Grammer
    Division of Allergy Immunology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Asthma 47:491-5. 2010
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  2. ncbi request reprint The world studies of abuse in the family environment (WorldSAFE): a model of a multi-national study of family violence
    Laura S Sadowski
    Department of Social Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Inj Control Saf Promot 11:81-90. 2004
    ..Thiruvananthapuram (India) formerly Trivandrum: Government Medical College, M.K.C. Nair (MD) and Rajamohanan Pillai (MD). Vellore (India): Christian Medical College, L. Jeyaseelan (PhD) and Abraham Peedicayil (MD)...
  3. doi request reprint Effect of a housing and case management program on emergency department visits and hospitalizations among chronically ill homeless adults: a randomized trial
    Laura S Sadowski
    Collaborative Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Stroger Hospital of Cook County, 1900 W Polk St, Room 1606, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    JAMA 301:1771-8. 2009
    ..Homeless adults, especially those with chronic medical illnesses, are frequent users of costly medical services, especially emergency department and hospital services...
  4. doi request reprint Ethnic disparities in asthma morbidity in Chicago
    Arthur T Evans
    Collaborative Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Cook County Stroger Hospital and Rush Medical College, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Asthma 46:448-54. 2009
    ..The role of ethnicity and socioeconomic status in explaining variations in asthma morbidity is unclear...
  5. doi request reprint The influence of caregiver's psychosocial status on childhood asthma and obesity
    Lisa K Sharp
    Department of Medicine, Section of Health Promotion Research, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 103:386-94. 2009
    ..The prevalence of childhood asthma and childhood overweight has increased in the last 2 decades, disproportionately burdening ethnic minority children and those living in poverty with no clear understanding of underlying mechanisms...
  6. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence and the role of socioeconomic indicators in WorldSAFE communities in Chile, Egypt, India and the Philippines
    Shrikant I Bangdiwala
    Department of Biostatistics and Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Inj Control Saf Promot 11:101-9. 2004
    ....
  7. pmc The health impact of supportive housing for HIV-positive homeless patients: a randomized controlled trial
    David Buchanan
    John Stroger Hospital of Cook County formerly Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL, and Rush University, Chicago, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S675-80. 2009
    ..We assessed the health impact of a housing and case management program, the Chicago Housing for Health Partnership, for homeless people with HIV...
  8. ncbi request reprint Azithromycin for acute bronchitis: a randomised, double-blind, controlled trial
    Arthur T Evans
    Collaborative Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Cook County Hospital and Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Lancet 359:1648-54. 2002
    ..The value of azithromycin for treatment of acute bronchitis is unknown, even though this drug is commonly prescribed. We have investigated this question in a randomised, double-blind, controlled trial...
  9. ncbi request reprint Parental language and asthma among urban Hispanic children
    Giselle S Mosnaim
    Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:1160-5. 2007
    ..Many Hispanics in the United States have limited English proficiency and prefer communicating in Spanish. Language barriers are known to adversely affect health care quality and outcomes...
  10. pmc The impact of an enhanced interpreter service intervention on hospital costs and patient satisfaction
    Elizabeth A Jacobs
    Collaborative Research Unit, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, 1900 West Polk Street, 16th Floor, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:306-11. 2007
    ..However, little is known about the costs they might bear because of unaddressed language barriers or the costs of providing language access services...
  11. ncbi request reprint Teaching cardiac examination skills. A controlled trial of two methods
    Christopher A Smith
    Department of Medicine, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County Cook County Hospital Rush Medical College, Chicago, Ill 60612, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:7-12. 2006
    ..To determine if structured teaching of bedside cardiac examination skills improves medical residents' examination technique and their identification of key clinical findings...
  12. ncbi request reprint Coping with asthma in immigrant Hispanic families: a focus group study
    Giselle Mosnaim
    Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:477-83. 2006
    ..Furthermore, such knowledge is necessary to develop culturally appropriate interventions for these families...
  13. ncbi request reprint World studies of abuse in the family environment--risk factors for physical intimate partner violence
    L Jeyaseelan
    Department of Biostatistics, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Inj Control Saf Promot 11:117-24. 2004
    ..To identify risk factors for physical intimate partner violence against women in Chile, India, Egypt and the Philippines...
  14. ncbi request reprint Physical intimate partner violence in Chile, Egypt, India and the Philippines
    Fatma Hassan
    Faculty of Medicine, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    Inj Control Saf Promot 11:111-6. 2004
    ..Violence against women is recognized by globally as a serious health and social problem that impedes development...
  15. ncbi request reprint Training and field methods in the WorldSAFE collaboration to study family violence
    Wanda M Hunter
    Injury Prevention Research Center, Department of Social Medicine University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Inj Control Saf Promot 11:91-100. 2004
    ..Our objectives are to share successes and difficulties encountered in training and field work and to offer recommendations for similar undertakings...
  16. ncbi request reprint Spousal physical violence against women during pregnancy
    Abraham Peedicayil
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    BJOG 111:682-7. 2004
    ..To determine the prevalence of physical violence during pregnancy and the factors associated with it...