Bridget K Gorman

Summary

Affiliation: Rice University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Gender, acculturation, and smoking behavior among U.S. Asian and Latino immigrants
    Bridget K Gorman
    Department of Sociology, Rice University, MS 28, 6100 S Main Street, Houston, TX 77005 1892, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 106:110-8. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Gender, acculturation, and health among Mexican Americans
    Bridget K Gorman
    Department of Sociology, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005 1892, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 51:440-57. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in adult asthma prevalence, problems, and medical care
    Bridget K Gorman
    Department of Sociology, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005 1892, USA
    Ethn Health 14:527-52. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Family structure differences in health care utilization among U.S. children
    Bridget K Gorman
    Sociology, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:1766-75. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Developmental well-being among low and normal birth weight U.S. Puerto Rican children
    Bridget K Gorman
    Rice University, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 43:419-35. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of social support and integration for understanding socioeconomic disparities in self-rated health and hypertension
    Bridget K Gorman
    Rice University, Houston, TX, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:958-75. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Gender disparities in adult health: an examination of three measures of morbidity
    Bridget K Gorman
    Rice University, Department of Sociology MS 28, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005 1892, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 47:95-110. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender inequalities in US adult health: the interplay of race and ethnicity
    Jen nan Ghazal Read
    Department of Sociology, University of California Irvine, 4201 Social Science Plaza B, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:1045-65. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Families, resources, and adult health: where do sexual minorities fit?
    Justin T Denney
    Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 54:46-63. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Does multiracial matter? A study of racial disparities in self-rated health
    Jenifer L Bratter
    Department of Sociology, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005 1892, USA
    Demography 48:127-52. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Gender, acculturation, and smoking behavior among U.S. Asian and Latino immigrants
    Bridget K Gorman
    Department of Sociology, Rice University, MS 28, 6100 S Main Street, Houston, TX 77005 1892, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 106:110-8. 2014
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Gender, acculturation, and health among Mexican Americans
    Bridget K Gorman
    Department of Sociology, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005 1892, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 51:440-57. 2010
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in adult asthma prevalence, problems, and medical care
    Bridget K Gorman
    Department of Sociology, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005 1892, USA
    Ethn Health 14:527-52. 2009
    ..We also explore potential explanations for racial and ethnic disparities in each outcome...
  4. doi request reprint Family structure differences in health care utilization among U.S. children
    Bridget K Gorman
    Sociology, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:1766-75. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Developmental well-being among low and normal birth weight U.S. Puerto Rican children
    Bridget K Gorman
    Rice University, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 43:419-35. 2002
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of social support and integration for understanding socioeconomic disparities in self-rated health and hypertension
    Bridget K Gorman
    Rice University, Houston, TX, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:958-75. 2007
    ..g., free or low-cost bus fare to promote visits with friends and family) may improve health among persons with low levels of education, who are not working, or who have problems accessing medical care because of financial problems...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gender disparities in adult health: an examination of three measures of morbidity
    Bridget K Gorman
    Rice University, Department of Sociology MS 28, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005 1892, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 47:95-110. 2006
    ..The ability of explanatory mechanisms to account for these patterns varies by the health measure examined...
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender inequalities in US adult health: the interplay of race and ethnicity
    Jen nan Ghazal Read
    Department of Sociology, University of California Irvine, 4201 Social Science Plaza B, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:1045-65. 2006
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Families, resources, and adult health: where do sexual minorities fit?
    Justin T Denney
    Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 54:46-63. 2013
    ..In all, the results elucidate the importance of relationship type, gender, and the presence of children when evaluating health...
  10. doi request reprint Does multiracial matter? A study of racial disparities in self-rated health
    Jenifer L Bratter
    Department of Sociology, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005 1892, USA
    Demography 48:127-52. 2011
    ..g., American Indians) tend to identify with single-race groups whose health experience they do not share...
  11. doi request reprint Is discrimination an equal opportunity risk?: racial experiences, socioeconomic status, and health status among black and white adults
    Jenifer L Bratter
    Rice University, Houston, TX, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 52:365-82. 2011
    ..Poorer health is more likely to occur among whites when they reflect at least daily on their own racial status-but only when it happens in tandem with mid-range educational achievement, or among homemakers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Birth weight and cognitive development in adolescence: causal relationship or social selection?
    Bridget K Gorman
    Rice University, USA
    Soc Biol 49:13-34. 2002
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Selective migration and infant mortality among Puerto Ricans
    Nancy S Landale
    Department of Sociology and Population Research Institute, Pennsylvania State University, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:351-60. 2006
    ..This study examines the implications of migration to the United States for infant mortality among Puerto Rican mothers born in Puerto Rico. The roles of selective migration and duration of US residence are assessed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in hypertension and depression among US adult women
    Jen nan Ghazal Read
    Center for Health Policy Research, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:389-96. 2007
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint The long arm of childhood: the influence of early-life social conditions on men's mortality
    Mark D Hayward
    Population Research Institute and Department of Sociology, Penn State University, 601 Oswald Tower, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Demography 41:87-107. 2004
    ..Our findings bring into sharp focus the idea that economic and educational policies that are targeted at children's well-being are implicitly health policies with effects that reach far into the adult life course...