C R Horowitz

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Approaches to eliminating sociocultural disparities in health
    C R Horowitz
    Departments of Health Policy and Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 21:57-74. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of pneumonia care that patients experience
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Am J Med 113:379-83. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint What do doctors find meaningful about their work?
    Carol R Horowitz
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1077, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:772-5. 2003
  4. pmc A community-centered approach to diabetes in East Harlem
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai Medical School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1077, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:542-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint A story of maladies, misconceptions and mishaps: effective management of heart failure
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1077, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:631-43. 2004
  6. pmc Barriers to buying healthy foods for people with diabetes: evidence of environmental disparities
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1549-54. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Using community-based participatory research to reduce health disparities in East and Central Harlem
    Carol R Horowitz
    Health Policy, Box 1077, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 East 100th Street, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 71:368-74. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of nurse management on the quality of heart failure care in minority communities: a randomized trial
    Jane E Sisk
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:273-83. 2006
  9. pmc Effective recruitment of minority populations through community-led strategies
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy and Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:S195-200. 2009
  10. pmc A model for using community-based participatory research to address the diabetes epidemic in East Harlem
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy and Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 75:13-21. 2008

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Approaches to eliminating sociocultural disparities in health
    C R Horowitz
    Departments of Health Policy and Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 21:57-74. 2000
    ..To stimulate more effective programs and rigorous evaluations, we describe specialized implementation and evaluation techniques programs can use, and make recommendations for future efforts...
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of pneumonia care that patients experience
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Am J Med 113:379-83. 2002
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint What do doctors find meaningful about their work?
    Carol R Horowitz
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1077, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:772-5. 2003
  4. pmc A community-centered approach to diabetes in East Harlem
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai Medical School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1077, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:542-8. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint A story of maladies, misconceptions and mishaps: effective management of heart failure
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1077, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:631-43. 2004
    ..These new concepts illustrate the tools that may be needed to effectively manage this serious and disabling illness, and suggest possible ways to enhance the self-management process and ultimately improve patients' lives...
  6. pmc Barriers to buying healthy foods for people with diabetes: evidence of environmental disparities
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1549-54. 2004
    ..A community coalition compared the availability and cost of diabetes-healthy foods in a racial/ethnic minority neighborhood in East Harlem, with those in the adjacent, largely White and affluent Upper East Side in New York City...
  7. ncbi request reprint Using community-based participatory research to reduce health disparities in East and Central Harlem
    Carol R Horowitz
    Health Policy, Box 1077, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 East 100th Street, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 71:368-74. 2004
    ..We developed an approach to educate and work together with Harlem residents to study health disparities, and to use peer-led classes to improve chronic disease management and outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of nurse management on the quality of heart failure care in minority communities: a randomized trial
    Jane E Sisk
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:273-83. 2006
    ..Despite therapies proven effective for heart failure with systolic dysfunction, the condition continues to cause substantial hospitalization, disability, and death, especially among African- American and other nonwhite populations...
  9. pmc Effective recruitment of minority populations through community-led strategies
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy and Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:S195-200. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc A model for using community-based participatory research to address the diabetes epidemic in East Harlem
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy and Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 75:13-21. 2008
    ..Despite evidence that weight loss due to improved nutrition and increased physical activity can prevent or control diabetes, there is often a disconnect between this evidence and individuals' lifestyles...
  11. doi request reprint The success of recruiting minorities, women, and elderly into a randomized controlled effectiveness trial
    Jane E Sisk
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 75:37-43. 2008
    ..Our objective was to assess whether a randomized controlled effectiveness trial enrolled patients by ethnicity/race, gender, and age in proportion to those eligible...
  12. ncbi request reprint How do urban African Americans and Latinos view the influence of diet on hypertension?
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 15:631-44. 2004
    ..These findings suggest the importance of culturally sensitive approaches to dietary improvements...
  13. pmc Results of a pilot diabetes prevention intervention in East Harlem, New York City: Project HEED
    Punam Parikh
    Department of Health Evidence and Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:S232-9. 2010
    ....
  14. pmc Community-based participatory research from the margin to the mainstream: are researchers prepared?
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1425 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circulation 119:2633-42. 2009
    ..If successful, lessons learned should inform policy and inspire structural changes in healthcare systems and in communities...
  15. pmc Observations and recommendations for community-based diabetes screenings
    Brian West
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Health Evidence and Policy, New York, New York, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:887-93. 2010
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in factors associated with early postpartum depressive symptoms
    Elizabeth A Howell
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:1442-50. 2005
    ..To explore whether racial differences in early postpartum experience (such as mother's health status and social context) might account for racial differences in reported postpartum depressive symptoms...
  17. pmc Transforming clinical practice to eliminate racial-ethnic disparities in healthcare
    Donna L Washington
    Division of General Internal Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:685-91. 2008
    ..We describe what is known about reducing racial-ethnic disparities in clinical practice and make recommendations for how clinician leaders can apply this evidence to transform their own practices...
  18. pmc Hypertension management in minority communities: a clinician survey
    Cheryl E Goldstein
    Division of General Internal Medicine, 2E3 37 Walter C Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 23:81-6. 2008
    ..Rates of blood pressure (BP) control are lower in minority populations compared to whites...