Nasar U Ahmed

Summary

Affiliation: Meharry Medical College
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence and correlates of initiation of smoking behavior among preteen black and white children
    Nasar U Ahmed
    Clinical Research Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN 37208, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:200-8. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparity and predictors of leisure-time physical activity among U.S. men
    Nasar U Ahmed
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Meharry Medical College, 1005 D B Todd Blvd, Nashville, TN 37208, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:40-52. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer prevention: adherence patterns and correlates of tests done for screening purposes within United States populations
    Ashar Ata
    Department of Surgery, Meharry Medical College, 1005 Dr D B Todd Jr Blvd, Nashville, TN 37208, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 30:134-43. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of race on long-term survival of breast cancer patients: transinstitutional analysis from an inner city hospital and university medical center
    Ana M Grau
    Department of Surgery, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
    Am Surg 71:164-70. 2005
  5. pmc Impact of a Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E) program in preventing the initiation of cigarette smoking in fifth- and sixth-grade students
    Nasar U Ahmed
    Clinical Research Center, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 94:249-56. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Using focus groups to understand health-related practices and perceptions of African Americans: Nashville REACH 2010 preliminary findings
    Stephania T Miller
    Department of Surgery, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN 37208, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:S70-6. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Empowering factors in repeat mammography: insights from the stories of underserved women
    Nasar U Ahmed
    Departments of Internal Medicine, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 27:348-55. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Empowering factors for regular mammography screening in under-served populations: pilot survey results in Tennessee
    Nasar U Ahmed
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Stemple School of Public Health, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:387-94. 2005
  9. pmc Impact of a two-city community cancer prevention intervention on African Americans
    Daniel S Blumenthal
    Morehouse Prevention Research Center and Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta GA 30310 1495, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:1479-88. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Changes needed in the healthcare system: perspectives of lay health workers
    Nasar U Ahmed
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Robert Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 29:17-23. 2006

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Prevalence and correlates of initiation of smoking behavior among preteen black and white children
    Nasar U Ahmed
    Clinical Research Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN 37208, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:200-8. 2004
    ..Targeted messages and curriculum should be developed to teach preteens about the short- and long-term dangers of smoking. Clinicians can play a major role in educating their clients about the risks of smoking...
  2. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparity and predictors of leisure-time physical activity among U.S. men
    Nasar U Ahmed
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Meharry Medical College, 1005 D B Todd Blvd, Nashville, TN 37208, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:40-52. 2005
    ..To examine racial/ethnic disparity in and predictors of leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) among men...
  3. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer prevention: adherence patterns and correlates of tests done for screening purposes within United States populations
    Ashar Ata
    Department of Surgery, Meharry Medical College, 1005 Dr D B Todd Jr Blvd, Nashville, TN 37208, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 30:134-43. 2006
    ..The most recent national-level reports have described US usage of CRC tests but none have considered only those tests done specifically for screening reasons as an outcome variable...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of race on long-term survival of breast cancer patients: transinstitutional analysis from an inner city hospital and university medical center
    Ana M Grau
    Department of Surgery, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
    Am Surg 71:164-70. 2005
    ..Black women with potentially curable stage II cancer had a lower survival that is not explained by the variables measured...
  5. pmc Impact of a Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E) program in preventing the initiation of cigarette smoking in fifth- and sixth-grade students
    Nasar U Ahmed
    Clinical Research Center, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 94:249-56. 2002
    ..14.4%; p = 0.001). This finding is consistent for both African-American (0% vs. 19.6%; p = 0.001) and white children (1.9% vs. 13%; p = 0.001). The D.A.R.E. program may have an impact in preventing the initiation of smoking behavior...
  6. ncbi request reprint Using focus groups to understand health-related practices and perceptions of African Americans: Nashville REACH 2010 preliminary findings
    Stephania T Miller
    Department of Surgery, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN 37208, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:S70-6. 2004
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  7. ncbi request reprint Empowering factors in repeat mammography: insights from the stories of underserved women
    Nasar U Ahmed
    Departments of Internal Medicine, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 27:348-55. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Empowering factors for regular mammography screening in under-served populations: pilot survey results in Tennessee
    Nasar U Ahmed
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Stemple School of Public Health, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:387-94. 2005
    ..While a vast majority of eligible women in Tennessee do not receive the free mammograms available to them, 25% of women with comparable backgrounds do...
  9. pmc Impact of a two-city community cancer prevention intervention on African Americans
    Daniel S Blumenthal
    Morehouse Prevention Research Center and Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta GA 30310 1495, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:1479-88. 2005
    ..The results of this community intervention trial demonstrated modest success and are encouraging for future efforts of longer duration...
  10. ncbi request reprint Changes needed in the healthcare system: perspectives of lay health workers
    Nasar U Ahmed
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Robert Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 29:17-23. 2006
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