Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
- Treating pediatric obesity in the primary care setting to prevent chronic disease: perceptions and knowledge of providers and staffMina Silberberg
Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, USA
N C Med J 73:9-14. 2012..The national and international epidemic of chronic disease, including among children, is largely fueled by increasing obesity. It is recommended that primary care play a key role in the treatment of pediatric obesity...
- Neighborhood clinics: an academic medical center-community health center partnershipMina Silberberg
Division of Community Health at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 18:516-22. 2007..The clinic expands the community's primary care capacity, combining advantages of big and small settings, and of its dual affiliation. Survey data suggest the clinic prevents health care delays and lowers emergency department use...
- Just for Us: an academic medical center-community partnership to maintain the health of a frail low-income senior populationSusan D Yaggy
Division of Community Health, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2914, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Gerontologist 46:271-6. 2006..To promote health and maintain independence, Just for Us provides financially sustainable, in-home, integrated care to medically fragile, low-income seniors and disabled adults living in subsidized housing...
- Making the case for school-based health: where do we stand?Mina Silberberg
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 33:3-37. 2008..Discussion around SBHCs should focus on diagnosing specific community needs, identifying the best approach to meeting those needs, and seeking funding sources that match the work that needs to be done...
- Dynamics of patient targeting for care management in Medicaid: a case study of the Durham Community Health NetworkBrian Horvath
Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Care Manag J 7:107-14. 2006..This study examined the relative effects of patient demographics, diagnoses, PCP group, and health care utilization as predictors of patient selection before and after these changes...
- Stroke-related knowledge among uninsured Latino immigrants in Durham County, North CarolinaLarry B Goldstein
Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 18:229-31. 2009..Knowledge of stroke risk factors and symptoms is a necessary prerequisite for improving prevention and reducing treatment delays. Little is known about stroke-related knowledge among the US immigrant Latino population...