Melanie Sberna Hinojosa

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patterns of informal care among Puerto Rican, African American, and white stroke survivors
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Center for Healthy Communities, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Ethn Health 14:591-606. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Stroke caregiver information needs: comparison of Mainland and Puerto Rican caregivers
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:649-58. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic variation in recovery of motor function in stroke survivors: role of informal caregivers
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:223-32. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Informal caregivers and racial/ethnic variation in health service use of stroke survivors
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, PO Box 26509, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:233-41. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Association between health education needs and stroke caregiver injury
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Center for Healthy Communities, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Aging Health 21:1040-58. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Subjective sleep, burden, depression, and general health among caregivers of veterans poststroke
    Maude Rittman
    North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 41:39-52. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Social isolation poststroke: relationship between race/ethnicity, depression, and functional independence
    Ramon Hinojosa
    N Florida S Georgia Veterans Health System, Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 18:79-86. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic variation in ADHD, comorbid illnesses, and parental strain
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    University of Florida in Gainesville, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 23:273-89. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Parental strain, parental health, and community characteristics among children with attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    Institute for Child Health Policy, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:502-8. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Caring for children with life-threatening illnesses: impact on White, African American, and Latino families
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 27:500-7. 2012

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Patterns of informal care among Puerto Rican, African American, and white stroke survivors
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Center for Healthy Communities, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Ethn Health 14:591-606. 2009
    ..RESEARCH AIMS: The purpose of our research is to examine the informal caregiving networks of white, African American, and Puerto Rican caregivers...
  2. ncbi request reprint Stroke caregiver information needs: comparison of Mainland and Puerto Rican caregivers
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:649-58. 2007
    ..This dissemination is an important and ongoing goal of the Stroke Quality Enhancement Research Initiative and the VHA/ Department of Defense Clinical Practice Guidelines...
  3. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic variation in recovery of motor function in stroke survivors: role of informal caregivers
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:223-32. 2009
    ..Caregiver characteristics mediate the racial/ethnic differences in impairment at discharge and motor recovery across time...
  4. ncbi request reprint Informal caregivers and racial/ethnic variation in health service use of stroke survivors
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, PO Box 26509, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:233-41. 2009
    ..340, p < 0.01) and outpatient services (RR = 1.160, p < 0.05) was related to caregivers who received outside help. This study provides insight into the role of informal care in health service use for stroke survivors...
  5. doi request reprint Association between health education needs and stroke caregiver injury
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Center for Healthy Communities, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Aging Health 21:1040-58. 2009
    ..Our objectives are to examine the association between health education needs and physical injury sustained as a result of activities related to the caregiving role...
  6. ncbi request reprint Subjective sleep, burden, depression, and general health among caregivers of veterans poststroke
    Maude Rittman
    North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 41:39-52. 2009
    ..This descriptive analysis demonstrates the important relationship between sleep, depression, health, and burden and can lead to interventions to diagnose and treat sleep difficulties in caregivers...
  7. doi request reprint Social isolation poststroke: relationship between race/ethnicity, depression, and functional independence
    Ramon Hinojosa
    N Florida S Georgia Veterans Health System, Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 18:79-86. 2011
    ..Implications for stroke rehabilitation practice are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic variation in ADHD, comorbid illnesses, and parental strain
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    University of Florida in Gainesville, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 23:273-89. 2012
    ..Interventions to reduce parental strain also need to be tailored to the specific needs of racially and ethnically diverse parents of children with ADHD...
  9. doi request reprint Parental strain, parental health, and community characteristics among children with attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    Institute for Child Health Policy, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:502-8. 2012
    ..This study explores the relationship between family stressors (such as child comorbid conditions) and family resources (such as social support, community characteristics, and parental health) on parental strain...
  10. doi request reprint Caring for children with life-threatening illnesses: impact on White, African American, and Latino families
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 27:500-7. 2012
    ..Continued study of this group of parents is critical to developing culturally appropriate interventions to reduce strain and burden and improve the quality of life for families...
  11. ncbi request reprint Using military friendships to optimize postdeployment reintegration for male Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation Enduring Freedom veterans
    Ramon Hinojosa
    Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, 1601 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 48:1145-58. 2011
    ..This research has implications for current reintegration policy and how best to assist veterans transitioning into civilian society...
  12. ncbi request reprint Problems with veteran-family communication during operation enduring freedom/operation Iraqi freedom military deployment
    Ramon Hinojosa
    Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center RORC, North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, 1601 SW Archer Road 151B, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    Mil Med 177:191-7. 2012
    ..We end with a discussion of veteran family reintegration difficulties...
  13. doi request reprint Veteran family reintegration, primary care needs, and the benefit of the patient-centered medical home model
    Ramon Hinojosa
    Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Gainesville, FL 32601, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:770-4. 2010
    ..An awareness of the unique challenges faced by veterans and their families translates into better overall outcomes for this population...
  14. ncbi request reprint Transition experiences of stroke survivors following discharge home
    Maude Rittman
    North Florida, South Georgia Veterans Health System, VA Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center of Excellence, North Florida, South Georgia Veterans Health System, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 14:21-31. 2007
    ..Little is known about the transition experiences of stroke survivors after discharge home...
  15. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with family-provider partnership among children with ADHD
    Melanie Sberna Hinojosa
    Institute for Child Health Policy, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32610, USA
    Fam Med 44:463-70. 2012
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  16. ncbi request reprint Identifying veterans with acute strokes with high-specificity ICD-9 algorithm with VA automated records and Medicare claims data: a more complete picture
    L Douglas Ried
    Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center of Excellence, Malcom Randall Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center VAMC, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:665-73. 2007
    ..The median difference between CPRS and automated index dates was 11 days for VA and 4 days for Medicare data. Use of both VA and Medicare data provides a more complete sample of veterans with acute stroke...