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..The prevalence of obesity has increased substantially since the 1980s. While immigrants are the fastest growing segment of the US population, little is known about obesity or clinician counseling about diet and exercise in this group...