Pracha P Eamranond

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Acculturation and cardiovascular risk factor control among Hispanic adults in the United States
    Pracha P Eamranond
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Brookline, MA, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:818-24. 2009
  2. pmc Patient-physician language concordance and primary care screening among spanish-speaking patients
    PRACHA PETER EAMRANOND
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Care 49:668-72. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Association between language and risk factor levels among Hispanic adults with hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, or diabetes
    Pracha P Eamranond
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am Heart J 157:53-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Patient-physician language concordance and lifestyle counseling among Spanish-speaking patients
    Pracha P Eamranond
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Brookline, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:494-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint The association of language with prevalence of undiagnosed hypertension among older Mexican Americans
    Pracha P Eamranond
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02246, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:699-706. 2007

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Acculturation and cardiovascular risk factor control among Hispanic adults in the United States
    Pracha P Eamranond
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Brookline, MA, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:818-24. 2009
    ..We sought to determine whether low acculturation, based on language measures, leads to disparities in cardiovascular risk factor control in U.S. Hispanic adults...
  2. pmc Patient-physician language concordance and primary care screening among spanish-speaking patients
    PRACHA PETER EAMRANOND
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Care 49:668-72. 2011
    ..As Hispanic patients have low rates of cardiovascular and cancer screening, we sought to determine whether patient-physician language concordance was associated with differences in rates of screening...
  3. doi request reprint Association between language and risk factor levels among Hispanic adults with hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, or diabetes
    Pracha P Eamranond
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am Heart J 157:53-9. 2009
    ..The association of acculturation and cardiovascular risk factor control among populations with high proportions of immigrants has not been well studied...
  4. doi request reprint Patient-physician language concordance and lifestyle counseling among Spanish-speaking patients
    Pracha P Eamranond
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Brookline, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:494-8. 2009
    ..Patients with language-discordant physicians have more problems understanding medical situations. The impact of patient-physician language concordance on lifestyle counseling among Spanish-speaking patients is not known...
  5. ncbi request reprint The association of language with prevalence of undiagnosed hypertension among older Mexican Americans
    Pracha P Eamranond
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02246, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:699-706. 2007
    ..Language barriers have been shown to negatively impact health care for immigrants. We evaluated the association between language use and the diagnosis of hypertension among elderly Mexican Americans...