Affiliation: Emory University
- One size does not fit allJennifer Christie
Gastrointest Endosc 67:278-9. 2008
- A randomized controlled trial using patient navigation to increase colonoscopy screening among low-income minoritiesJennifer Christie
Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 100:278-84. 2008..A PN improves compliance with screening colonoscopy in low-income minorities. Larger studies are needed to evaluate what features of navigation are most effective in facilitating completion of screening colonoscopy...
- A program to enhance completion of screening colonoscopy among urban minoritiesLea Ann Chen
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:443-50. 2008..This study investigated the use of patient navigation within an open-access referral system and its effects on colonoscopy completion rates among urban minorities...
- Sociodemographic correlates of stage of adoption for colorectal cancer screening in African AmericansJennifer Christie
Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Ethn Dis 19:323-9. 2009..Endoscopic screening, while effective in reducing both, is greatly underutilized. This research sought to understand sociodemographic factors related to stage of readiness for endoscopic screening...
- Use of a patient navigator to increase colorectal cancer screening in an urban neighborhood health clinicLina Jandorf
Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
J Urban Health 82:216-24. 2005..1% vs. 25%, P=.086). Thus, a PN system successfully increases CRC screening rates among a predominantly minority population of low socioeconomic status...
- Assessing endoscopic colorectal screening adherence in an emergency department populationJennifer Christie
Division of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 98:1095-101. 2006..However, CRC screening rates, particularly by endoscopy, are dismally low. The purpose of this study is to determine the factors associated with adherence to endoscopic screening using the emergency department (ED) population...
- Reflux symptoms and disorders and pulmonary disease in former World Trade Center rescue and recovery workers and volunteersRafael E de la Hoz
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
J Occup Environ Med 50:1351-4. 2008..In this study, we clinically characterized the reflux disorders in former WTC workers, and we investigated their association with pulmonary function abnormalities and with clinical diagnoses of other WTC-related diseases...
- Surprising finding on colonoscopyNicole Griglione
Department of Medicine, Division of Digestive Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
J Fam Pract 59:115-7. 2010..Of note, the patient also had nonbleeding internal hemorrhoids. An aspiration of the organisms was obtained and sent to the microbiology lab for further evaluation. What is your diagnosis? How would you manage this condition?..
- Predictors of endoscopy in minority womenJennifer Christie
Division of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York, NY 10029, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 97:1361-8. 2005..This study evaluates the association between socioeconomic, medical and psychosocial factors and the use of endoscopy in low-income minority women...