Affiliation: State University of New York
- Immigrant generation and diabetes risk among Mexican Americans: the Sacramento Area Latino Study on AgingAimee Afable-Munsuz
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Am J Public Health 103:e45-52. 2013..We examined whether acculturation and immigrant generation, a marker for assimilation, are associated with diabetes risk in an aging Mexican-origin population...
- Immigrant generation and physical activity among Mexican, Chinese & Filipino adults in the U.SAimee Afable-Munsuz
Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143 0613, USA
Soc Sci Med 70:1997-2005. 2010..In the context of increasing rates of chronic disease, the study of transitions in PA among immigrants will continue to be critical to promoting the public health of diverse populations in countries such as the US...
- Factors influencing time to diagnosis after abnormal mammography in diverse womenEliseo J Perez-Stable
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0856, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:159-66. 2013..Abnormal mammograms are common, and the risk of false positives is high. We surveyed women in order to understand the factors influencing the efficiency of the evaluation of an abnormal mammogram...
- Acculturation and the sexual and reproductive health of Latino youth in the United States: a literature reviewAimee Afable-Munsuz
Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 38:208-19. 2006..It is critical to identify gaps in the existing research and to ascertain the relationship between acculturation and Latino sexual behavior...