Quyen Ngo-Metzger

Summary

Affiliation: Health Resources and Services Administration
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The effects of financial pressures on adherence and glucose control among racial/ethnically diverse patients with diabetes
    Quyen Ngo-Metzger
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care and Health Policy Research Institute, University of California Irvine, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:432-7. 2012
  2. pmc Racial/ethnic discrimination in health care: impact on perceived quality of care
    Dara H Sorkin
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care and the Health Policy Research Institute, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, 100 Theory, Suite 110, Irvine, CA 92697 5800, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:390-6. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Improving communication between patients and providers using health information technology and other quality improvement strategies: focus on low-income children
    Quyen Ngo-Metzger
    Health Policy Research Institute, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, CA 92697 5800, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 67:246S-267S. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Surveying minorities with limited-English proficiency: does data collection method affect data quality among Asian Americans?
    Quyen Ngo-Metzger
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, University of California Irvine College of Medicine, Irvine, California, USA
    Med Care 42:893-900. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Pap smear use in California: are we closing the racial/ethnic gap?
    Israel De Alba
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Prev Med 40:747-55. 2005
  6. pmc Underdiagnosed and undertreated depression among racially/ethnically diverse patients with type 2 diabetes
    Dara H Sorkin
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care and Health Policy Research Institute, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:598-600. 2011
  7. pmc Asian Americans' reports of their health care experiences. Results of a national survey
    Quyen Ngo-Metzger
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care QNM, University of California Irvine College of Medicine, Irvine, Calif 92697, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:111-9. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Who can respond to treatment? Identifying patient characteristics related to heterogeneity of treatment effects
    Sherrie H Kaplan
    Health Policy Research Institute, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Med Care 48:S9-16. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in the mental health needs and access to care of older adults in california
    Dara H Sorkin
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Universityof California at Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2311-7. 2009
  10. pmc Patient complexity and risk factor control among multimorbid patients with type 2 diabetes: results from the R2D2C2 study
    Shaista Malik
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Med Care 51:180-5. 2013

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Publications15

  1. pmc The effects of financial pressures on adherence and glucose control among racial/ethnically diverse patients with diabetes
    Quyen Ngo-Metzger
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care and Health Policy Research Institute, University of California Irvine, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:432-7. 2012
    ..The Affordable Care Act is designed to decrease the numbers of uninsured patients in U.S. However, even with insurance, patients who have financial hardships may have difficulty obtaining their medications because of cost issues...
  2. pmc Racial/ethnic discrimination in health care: impact on perceived quality of care
    Dara H Sorkin
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care and the Health Policy Research Institute, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, 100 Theory, Suite 110, Irvine, CA 92697 5800, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:390-6. 2010
    ..Racial/ethnic minorities are more likely to report receipt of lower quality of health care; however, the mediators of such patient reports are not known...
  3. doi request reprint Improving communication between patients and providers using health information technology and other quality improvement strategies: focus on low-income children
    Quyen Ngo-Metzger
    Health Policy Research Institute, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, CA 92697 5800, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 67:246S-267S. 2010
    ..These efforts should focus on the use of technological innovations to improve care for low-income children and their families...
  4. ncbi request reprint Surveying minorities with limited-English proficiency: does data collection method affect data quality among Asian Americans?
    Quyen Ngo-Metzger
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, University of California Irvine College of Medicine, Irvine, California, USA
    Med Care 42:893-900. 2004
    ..Asian Americans are a rapidly growing minority group with large numbers of LEP immigrants...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pap smear use in California: are we closing the racial/ethnic gap?
    Israel De Alba
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Prev Med 40:747-55. 2005
    ..The use of Pap smears among women in California was evaluated to identify ethnic groups at higher risk for noncompliance with cervical cancer screening...
  6. pmc Underdiagnosed and undertreated depression among racially/ethnically diverse patients with type 2 diabetes
    Dara H Sorkin
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care and Health Policy Research Institute, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:598-600. 2011
    ..To examine racial/ethnic differences in the prevalence of depressive symptoms and in provider recognition of depression among Latino, Asian, and non-Hispanic white patients with type 2 diabetes...
  7. pmc Asian Americans' reports of their health care experiences. Results of a national survey
    Quyen Ngo-Metzger
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care QNM, University of California Irvine College of Medicine, Irvine, Calif 92697, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:111-9. 2004
    ..To examine how Asian race/ethnicity affects patients' health care experiences and satisfaction with care...
  8. doi request reprint Who can respond to treatment? Identifying patient characteristics related to heterogeneity of treatment effects
    Sherrie H Kaplan
    Health Policy Research Institute, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Med Care 48:S9-16. 2010
    ..Interest in comparative effectiveness research and the rising number of negative or "small effect" trials have stimulated research into differential response to treatment among subgroups of patients...
  9. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in the mental health needs and access to care of older adults in california
    Dara H Sorkin
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Universityof California at Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2311-7. 2009
    ..Innovative clinical and systemic strategies are needed to better identify individuals at risk and to provide needed services...
  10. pmc Patient complexity and risk factor control among multimorbid patients with type 2 diabetes: results from the R2D2C2 study
    Shaista Malik
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Med Care 51:180-5. 2013
    ..Among patients with type 2 diabetes, it is not known whether risk factor control is better or worse for those who also have heart disease, depression, multiple other comorbidities, and associated management challenges...
  11. pmc Assessing the mental health needs and barriers to care among a diverse sample of Asian American older adults
    Dara H Sorkin
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care and Health Policy Research Institute, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:595-602. 2011
    ..Yet, little is known about the mental health needs of older adults from various Asian subgroups compared to non-Hispanic whites...
  12. pmc Providing high-quality care for limited English proficient patients: the importance of language concordance and interpreter use
    Quyen Ngo-Metzger
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care and the Center for Health Policy Research, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Research, 111 Academy, Suite 220, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:324-30. 2007
    ..Provider-patient language discordance is related to worse quality care for limited English proficient (LEP) patients who speak Spanish. However, little is known about language barriers among LEP Asian-American patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Healthcare experiences of limited english-proficient asian american patients: a cross-sectional mail survey
    Quyen Ngo-Metzger
    1 Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care and Health Policy Research Institute, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, California, USA 2 Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Patient 2:113-20. 2009
    ..However, little is known about how language barriers are associated with specific patient experiences, and how these experiences in turn may influence patient satisfaction...
  14. doi request reprint Unidas por la Vida (United for Life): implementing a culturally-tailored, community-based, family-oriented lifestyle intervention
    Dara H Sorkin
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Health Policy Research Institute, University of California Irvine, CA 92617, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 24:116-38. 2013
    ..The program leverages community resources in a partnership between primary care and community-based organizations. This paper describes the program's implementation, lessons learned, and implications for sustainability...
  15. doi request reprint Improving communication between patients and providers using health information technology and other quality improvement strategies: focus on Asian Americans
    Quyen Ngo-Metzger
    Health Policy Research Institute, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, CA 92697 5800, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 67:231S-245S. 2010
    ..More research is needed using new health IT strategies to improve care for Asian Americans and other vulnerable populations...