Rhonda Belue

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Chronic diseases and multi-morbidity--a conceptual modification to the WHO ICCC model for countries in health transition
    Tolu Oni
    Clinical Infectious Disease Research Initiative, Institute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 14:575. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint The association of generation status and health insurance among U.S. children
    Rhonda Belue
    Department of Health Policy and Administration and Demography, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
    Pediatrics 134:307-14. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Systems thinking tools as applied to community-based participatory research: a case study
    Rhonda Belue
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Health Educ Behav 39:745-51. 2012
  4. pmc Do medical homes reduce disparities in receipt of preventive services between children living in immigrant and non-immigrant families?
    R BeLue
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:617-25. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Hypertension control in ambulatory care patients with diabetes
    Rhonda Belue
    Health Policy and Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:17-23. 2012
  6. pmc Psychosocial risk profiles among black male Veterans Administration patients non-adherent with colorectal cancer screening
    Rhonda Belue
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA
    Psychooncology 20:1151-60. 2011
  7. pmc One size does not fit all: identifying risk profiles for overweight in adolescent population subsets
    Rhonda Belue
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Adolesc Health 45:517-24. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in sense of community and health status: implications in community-based participatory interventions targeting chronic disease in African Americans
    Rhonda Belue
    Department of Health Policy and Administration and the Methodology Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 29:112-24. 2006
  9. pmc Lifestyle therapy changes and hypercholesterolemia: identifying risk groups in a community sample of Blacks and Whites
    Rhonda Belue
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, Methodology Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16803, USA
    Ethn Dis 19:142-7. 2009
  10. pmc Mental health problems and overweight in a nationally representative sample of adolescents: effects of race and ethnicity
    Rhonda Belue
    Departments of Health Policy and Administration, Penn State University, 604 Ford Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Pediatrics 123:697-702. 2009

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Chronic diseases and multi-morbidity--a conceptual modification to the WHO ICCC model for countries in health transition
    Tolu Oni
    Clinical Infectious Disease Research Initiative, Institute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 14:575. 2014
    ..Such complex multimorbidity is a major challenge to existing models of healthcare delivery and there is a need to ensure integrated care across disease pathways and across primary and secondary care...
  2. ncbi request reprint The association of generation status and health insurance among U.S. children
    Rhonda Belue
    Department of Health Policy and Administration and Demography, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
    Pediatrics 134:307-14. 2014
    ..The extent to which immigrant families are aware of and interested in obtaining insurance for their children is unclear...
  3. ncbi request reprint Systems thinking tools as applied to community-based participatory research: a case study
    Rhonda Belue
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Health Educ Behav 39:745-51. 2012
    ..To demonstrate the potential utility of systems science tools in CBPR, the authors show the use of causal loop diagrams by a community coalition engaged in CBPR activities regarding youth drinking reduction and prevention...
  4. pmc Do medical homes reduce disparities in receipt of preventive services between children living in immigrant and non-immigrant families?
    R BeLue
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:617-25. 2012
    ..Improving the family-centered care aspect of the MH is necessary to increasing medical home access to immigrant children and the receipt of preventive services for immigrant children who meet the MH criteria...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hypertension control in ambulatory care patients with diabetes
    Rhonda Belue
    Health Policy and Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:17-23. 2012
    ..Hypertension (HTN) control among diabetics is essential to preventing macrovascular complications. We investigated correlates of HTN control among a national sample of 1313 patients with diabetes receiving care in ambulatory care settings...
  6. pmc Psychosocial risk profiles among black male Veterans Administration patients non-adherent with colorectal cancer screening
    Rhonda Belue
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA
    Psychooncology 20:1151-60. 2011
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  7. pmc One size does not fit all: identifying risk profiles for overweight in adolescent population subsets
    Rhonda Belue
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Adolesc Health 45:517-24. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in sense of community and health status: implications in community-based participatory interventions targeting chronic disease in African Americans
    Rhonda Belue
    Department of Health Policy and Administration and the Methodology Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 29:112-24. 2006
    ....
  9. pmc Lifestyle therapy changes and hypercholesterolemia: identifying risk groups in a community sample of Blacks and Whites
    Rhonda Belue
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, Methodology Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16803, USA
    Ethn Dis 19:142-7. 2009
    ..To examine diet and exercise lifestyle therapy change (LTC), behaviors and their relation to hypercholesterolemia in a community sample of Blacks and Whites...
  10. pmc Mental health problems and overweight in a nationally representative sample of adolescents: effects of race and ethnicity
    Rhonda Belue
    Departments of Health Policy and Administration, Penn State University, 604 Ford Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Pediatrics 123:697-702. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint What matters most: an investigation of predictors of perceived stress among young mothers in Khayelitsha
    Rhonda Belue
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Health Care Women Int 29:638-48. 2008
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint African Americans and participation in clinical trials: differences in beliefs and attitudes by gender
    R BeLue
    The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Health Policy and Methodology Center, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 27:498-505. 2006
    ....
  13. pmc Further validation of the Multidimensional Fatigue Inventory in a US adult population sample
    Jin Mann S Lin
    Chronic Viral Diseases Branch, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop A 15, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Popul Health Metr 7:18. 2009
    ..Further, we assessed whether the MFI-20 could serve as a complementary diagnostic tool in chronically fatigued and unwell populations...
  14. pmc Research capacity building: a US-South African partnership
    Collins O Airhihenbuwa
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Penn State University, 315 HHD East Building, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Glob Health Promot 18:27-35. 2011
    ..We conclude with recommendations for a successful model of partnership for building capacity of health researchers in Africa with the goal of developing research that informs policies and helps to bridge the health inequity gap globally...
  15. pmc HIV and AIDS-related stigma in the context of family support and race in South Africa
    Darigg C Brown
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Ethn Health 15:441-58. 2010
    ..The ultimate purpose is to develop an intervention that could be implemented in Black and Colored communities in Cape Town, South Africa...
  16. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on forced expiratory volume in African Americans: the Carolina African-American Twin Study of Aging
    Keith E Whitfield
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, 315 E Henderson, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:206-11. 2004
    ..In the present analyses, the relative contribution of genetic and environmental influences to variability in average peak expiratory flow rate (APEFR) are examined in a sample of adult African-American twins...
  17. pmc The relationship between perceived discrimination and Generalized Anxiety Disorder among African Americans, Afro Caribbeans, and non-Hispanic Whites
    José A Soto
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 25:258-65. 2011
    ..Results are interpreted in light of the different contexts that these three ethnic groups represent relative to their history within the United States as well as their present day circumstances...
  18. ncbi request reprint The relationship of positive work environments and workplace injury: evidence from the National Nursing Assistant Survey
    Deirdre McCaughey
    Deirdre McCaughey, MBA, PhD, is Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Administration and Department of Public Health Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania E mail Gwen McGhan, RN, MN, is Jonas Hartford Doctoral Student, School of Nursing, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park E mail Erin M Walsh, BS, BA, is Project Manager, Department of Health Policy and Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park E mail Cheryl Rathert, PhD, is Assistant Professor, Health Services Management, Department of Health Management and Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia E mail Rhonda Belue, PhD, is Associate Professor, Department of Health Policy and Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park E mail
    Health Care Manage Rev 39:75-88. 2014
    ..Studies have shown that high demands, physical stress, and chronic workforce shortages contribute to a working environment that fosters one of the highest workforce injury rates in the United States...
  19. ncbi request reprint The diabetes healthy outcomes program: results of free health care for uninsured at a federally qualified community health center
    Rhonda Belue
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
    J Prim Care Community Health 5:4-8. 2014
    ..Hamilton Health Center, a federally qualified community health center, with support from the Highmark Foundation, implemented a Diabetes Healthy Outcomes Program (DHOP) for uninsured patients...
  20. pmc Work disability associated with cancer survivorship and other chronic conditions
    Pamela Farley Short
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychooncology 17:91-7. 2008
    ..The elevated disability rate is another argument for viewing cancer survivorship as a chronic condition potentially requiring a broad range of psychosocial services...