Mita Sanghavi Goel
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Racial and ethnic disparities in cancer screening: the importance of foreign birth as a barrier to careMita Sanghavi Goel
Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
J Gen Intern Med 18:1028-35. 2003..Racial/ethnic groups comprised largely of foreign-born individuals have lower rates of cancer screening than white Americans. Little is known about whether these disparities are related primarily to their race/ethnicity or birthplace...
- Trends in breast conserving surgery among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, 1992-2000Mita Sanghavi Goel
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Gen Intern Med 20:604-11. 2005..Breast-conserving surgery (BCS) has been the recommended treatment for early-stage breast cancer since 1990 yet many women still do not receive this procedure...
- Obesity among US immigrant subgroups by duration of residenceMita Sanghavi Goel
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill
JAMA 292:2860-7. 2004..Early intervention with diet and physical activity may represent an opportunity to prevent weight gain, obesity, and obesity-related chronic illnesses...