R Patti Herring
Affiliation: Loma Linda University
- Recruiting black Americans in a large cohort study: the Adventist Health Study-2 (AHS-2) design, methods and participant characteristicsR Patti Herring
Department of Health Promotion and Education, Loma Linda University, School of Public Health, 24951 North Circle Drive, Nichol Hall 1410, Loma Linda, CA 92350, USA
Ethn Dis 20:437-43. 2010..This paper describes the study design, recruitment methods, response rates, and characteristics of Blacks in the AHS-2, thus providing insights about effective strategies to recruit Blacks to participate in research studies...
- Race-specific validation of food intake obtained from a comprehensive FFQ: the Adventist Health Study-2Karen Jaceldo-Siegl
Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, Loma Linda University, 24785 Stewart Street, EH 203, Loma Linda, CA 92350, USA
Public Health Nutr 14:1988-97. 2011..To assess race-specific validity of food and food group intakes measured using an FFQ...
- Validation of nutrient intake using an FFQ and repeated 24 h recalls in black and white subjects of the Adventist Health Study-2 (AHS-2)Karen Jaceldo-Siegl
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA 92350, USA
Public Health Nutr 13:812-9. 2010..To validate a 204-item quantitative FFQ for measurement of nutrient intake in the Adventist Health Study-2 (AHS-2)...
- Cohort profile: The Adventist Health Study-2 (AHS-2)Terry L Butler
School of Public Health, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California 9235, USA
Int J Epidemiol 37:260-5. 2008
- Social ecological predictors of prostate-specific antigen blood test and digital rectal examination in black American menV Diane Woods
School of Public Health, Loma Linda University, CA 92354, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 98:492-504. 2006..We hypothesize that complex reasons for persistently higher death rates of prostate cancer in this group are steeped in social factors associated with health access...
- Recruiting blacks to the Adventist health study: Do follow-up phone calls increase response rates?La Shawnta Bell
Loma Linda University School of Public Health, Loma Linda, CA 92350, USA
Ann Epidemiol 15:667-72. 2005..To determine whether follow-up phone calls improve response rates to a long questionnaire among black and white subjects...
- Recruiting Black/African American men for research on prostate cancer preventionV Diane Woods
Department of Health Promotion and Education, School of Public Health, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California 92350, USA
Cancer 100:1017-25. 2004..The purpose of the current article is to identify successful recruitment strategies that were reported by participants in this study of prevention behaviors...
- The contribution of soul and Caribbean foods to nutrient intake in a sample of Blacks of US and Caribbean descent in the Adventist Health Study-2: a pilot studyJabar A Akbar
School of Public Health, Dept of Health Services, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
Ethn Dis 17:244-9. 2007..To evaluate the dietary contribution of culturally preferred foods in a population of Black Seventh-Day Adventists from the eastern and southern United States in order to improve the standard food frequency questionnaire...