Linda Hunt

Summary

Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Pharmacogenetics in primary care: the promise of personalized medicine and the reality of racial profiling
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, 338 Baker Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 37:226-35. 2013
  2. pmc The changing face of chronic illness management in primary care: a qualitative study of underlying influences and unintended outcomes
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Ann Fam Med 10:452-60. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Genes, race and research ethics: who's minding the store?
    L M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Med Ethics 34:495-500. 2008
  4. pmc The ambiguous meanings of the racial/ethnic categories routinely used in human genetics research
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, Michigan State University, 354 Baker Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:349-61. 2008
  5. pmc Are good intentions good enough? Informed consent without trained interpreters
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:598-605. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Do notions of risk inform patient choice? Lessons from a study of prenatal genetic counseling
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Med Anthropol 25:193-219. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical myths of the cultural "other": implications for Latino patient care
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, 354 Baker Hall, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Acad Med 80:918-24. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Health research: what's culture got to do with it?
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Lancet 366:617-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Childbirth care-seeking behavior in Chiapas
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
    Health Care Women Int 23:98-118. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint The routine and the traumatic in prenatal genetic diagnosis: does clinical information inform patient decision-making?
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, 354 Baker Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 56:302-12. 2005

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Pharmacogenetics in primary care: the promise of personalized medicine and the reality of racial profiling
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, 338 Baker Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 37:226-35. 2013
    ..Our findings raise concern for how pharmacogenetic innovations will actually affect diverse populations, and how unbiased treatment can be assured...
  2. pmc The changing face of chronic illness management in primary care: a qualitative study of underlying influences and unintended outcomes
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Ann Fam Med 10:452-60. 2012
    ..Recently, there has been dramatic increase in the diagnosis and pharmaceutical management of common chronic illnesses. Using qualitative data collected in primary care clinics, we assessed how these trends play out in clinical care...
  3. doi request reprint Genes, race and research ethics: who's minding the store?
    L M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Med Ethics 34:495-500. 2008
    ....
  4. pmc The ambiguous meanings of the racial/ethnic categories routinely used in human genetics research
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, Michigan State University, 354 Baker Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:349-61. 2008
    ..It is our position that it is unacceptable to persist in the constructing of scientific arguments based on these highly ambiguous variables...
  5. pmc Are good intentions good enough? Informed consent without trained interpreters
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:598-605. 2007
    ..To examine the informed consent process when trained language interpreters are unavailable...
  6. ncbi request reprint Do notions of risk inform patient choice? Lessons from a study of prenatal genetic counseling
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Med Anthropol 25:193-219. 2006
    ..Attending to these differences may prove useful in empowering patients to make truly informed decisions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical myths of the cultural "other": implications for Latino patient care
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, 354 Baker Hall, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Acad Med 80:918-24. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Health research: what's culture got to do with it?
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Lancet 366:617-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Childbirth care-seeking behavior in Chiapas
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
    Health Care Women Int 23:98-118. 2002
    ..They favored TBAs because they valued being able to choose birthing locations and birthing positions and to have relatives present during the birth, all features they must give up for medically attended births in this region...
  10. ncbi request reprint The routine and the traumatic in prenatal genetic diagnosis: does clinical information inform patient decision-making?
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, 354 Baker Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 56:302-12. 2005
    ..We recommend developing a shared decision-making approach, to facilitate the full participation of both clinicians and patients in the decision-making process...
  11. ncbi request reprint Should "acculturation" be a variable in health research? A critical review of research on US Hispanics
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:973-86. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Exploring loss to follow-up: abnormal Pap screening in Hispanic patients
    Linda M Hunt
    Department of Anthropology and Julian Samora Research Institute, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Cancer Pract 10:122-9. 2002
    ..This study explores factors affecting incomplete follow-up among a group of Hispanic women with low incomes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Moving beyond cultural stereotypes in end-of-life decision making
    Howard Brody
    Am Fam Physician 71:429-30. 2005
  14. pmc Genetic research and health disparities
    Pamela Sankar
    Center for Bioethics, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 3308, USA
    JAMA 291:2985-9. 2004
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Research Grants4

  1. CONCEPTS OF RACE & ETHNICITY IN GENETICS RESEARCH
    Linda Hunt; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..3) Explore how research findings and clinical experiences regarding the relevance of race and ethnicity are interpreted and applied by genetic scientists and clinicians. ..
  2. Clinicians' Concepts of Racial/Ethnic Differences in the Management of Chronic Il
    Linda Hunt; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  3. Clinicians' Concepts of Racial/Ethnic Differences in the Management of Chronic Il
    Linda M Hunt; Fiscal Year: 2010
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