Jyotsna Changrani

Summary

Affiliation: New York University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The impact of medical interpretation method on time and errors
    Francesca Gany
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:319-23. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Paan and Gutka in the United States: an emerging threat
    Jyotsna Changrani
    Center for Immigrant Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    J Immigr Health 7:103-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Online cancer education and immigrants: effecting culturally appropriate websites
    Jyotsna Changrani
    Center for Immigrant Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York 10016, USA
    J Cancer Educ 20:183-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Diabetes care and language discordance among Chinese and Latino primary care patients
    Francesca Gany
    New York University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Center for Immigrant Health, New York, New York, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:473-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Language discordance and testing for latent tuberculosis infection among recent Asian and Latino immigrants
    Jennifer C F Leng
    Center for Immigrant Health, Division of Primary Care, NYU School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Community Health 36:228-30. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Attitudes, knowledge, and health-seeking behaviors of five immigrant minority communities in the prevention and screening of cancer: a focus group approach
    Francesca M Gany
    Center for Immigrant Health, NYU School of Medicine, Primary Care Division, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Ethn Health 11:19-39. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Detection of depression with different interpreting methods among Chinese and Latino primary care patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Jennifer C F Leng
    Department of Medicine, Center for Immigrant Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:234-41. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint New York City's immigrant minorities. Reducing cancer health disparities
    Francesca M Gany
    Center for Immigrant Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Cancer 107:2071-81. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Reducing clinical errors in cancer education: interpreter training
    Francesca M Gany
    Center for Immigrant Health, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:560-4. 2010
  10. pmc Patient satisfaction with different interpreting methods: a randomized controlled trial
    Francesca Gany
    Center for Immigrant Health, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, OBV, CD 401, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:312-8. 2007

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc The impact of medical interpretation method on time and errors
    Francesca Gany
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:319-23. 2007
    ..Twenty-two million Americans have limited English proficiency. Interpreting for limited English proficient patients is intended to enhance communication and delivery of quality medical care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Paan and Gutka in the United States: an emerging threat
    Jyotsna Changrani
    Center for Immigrant Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    J Immigr Health 7:103-8. 2005
    ..The medical, dental, and public health communities need to join forces to combat this emerging threat...
  3. ncbi request reprint Online cancer education and immigrants: effecting culturally appropriate websites
    Jyotsna Changrani
    Center for Immigrant Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York 10016, USA
    J Cancer Educ 20:183-6. 2005
    ..The online population is becoming increasingly diverse. Cancer information websites are a popular destination. However, culturally-appropriate cancer information websites are lacking...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diabetes care and language discordance among Chinese and Latino primary care patients
    Francesca Gany
    New York University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Center for Immigrant Health, New York, New York, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:473-9. 2011
    ..To assess differences in diabetes processes of care among Chinese and Latino patients across medical interpreting methods...
  5. doi request reprint Language discordance and testing for latent tuberculosis infection among recent Asian and Latino immigrants
    Jennifer C F Leng
    Center for Immigrant Health, Division of Primary Care, NYU School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Community Health 36:228-30. 2011
    ..There were no significant differences between language concordant and discordant patients. In this at-risk population, every patient in clinical care should be considered for testing if indicated by country of origin...
  6. ncbi request reprint Attitudes, knowledge, and health-seeking behaviors of five immigrant minority communities in the prevention and screening of cancer: a focus group approach
    Francesca M Gany
    Center for Immigrant Health, NYU School of Medicine, Primary Care Division, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Ethn Health 11:19-39. 2006
    ..The prevalent misinformation observed among all groups warrants the prompt development of culturally competent programs for cancer control with immigrant minorities...
  7. doi request reprint Detection of depression with different interpreting methods among Chinese and Latino primary care patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Jennifer C F Leng
    Department of Medicine, Center for Immigrant Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:234-41. 2010
    ..41). The diagnosis of depression among BDI-FS positive patients in our population was low, particularly among Chinese-speakers. RSMI could be an important part of a multi-faceted approach to improving the detection of depression...
  8. ncbi request reprint New York City's immigrant minorities. Reducing cancer health disparities
    Francesca M Gany
    Center for Immigrant Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Cancer 107:2071-81. 2006
    ..These initiatives serve as models to address community, systems, physician, and cancer research gaps in immigrant communities. Cancer 2006. (c) 2006 American Cancer Society...
  9. doi request reprint Reducing clinical errors in cancer education: interpreter training
    Francesca M Gany
    Center for Immigrant Health, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:560-4. 2010
    ..It is important to train medical interpreters and to ensure their availability in cancer education encounters to minimize the risk for errors...
  10. pmc Patient satisfaction with different interpreting methods: a randomized controlled trial
    Francesca Gany
    Center for Immigrant Health, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, OBV, CD 401, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:312-8. 2007
    ..Innovative medical interpreting strategies, including remote simultaneous medical interpreting (RSMI), have arisen to address the language barrier. This study evaluates the impact of interpreting method on patient satisfaction...
  11. doi request reprint Culturally tailored health camps and cardiovascular risk among South Asian immigrants
    Francesca Gany
    Center for Immigrant Health and Cancer Disparities, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 23:615-25. 2012
    ..We assess the potential of a culturally responsive intervention, health camps, to identify and inform U.S. South Asian community members at risk for CVD...
  12. pmc Drive-by readings: a creative strategy for tuberculosis control among immigrants
    Francesca M Gany
    Center for Immigrant Health, New York University School of Medicine, BCD D 401, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:117-9. 2005
    ..We explored an innovative strategy for targeted testing and disease management among immigrant communities at risk for tuberculosis...