Nancy Adler

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Rigor, vigor, and the study of health disparities
    Nancy Adler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:17154-9. 2012
  2. pmc Educational attainment and late life telomere length in the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study
    Nancy Adler
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 27:15-21. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint U.S. disparities in health: descriptions, causes, and mechanisms
    Nancy E Adler
    Department of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 29:235-52. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Using team science to address health disparities: MacArthur network as case example
    Nancy E Adler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1186:252-60. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Health disparities across the lifespan: meaning, methods, and mechanisms
    Nancy E Adler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1186:5-23. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Health disparities through a psychological lens
    Nancy E Adler
    Health Psychology Program, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Am Psychol 64:663-73. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Social status and health: a comparison of British civil servants in Whitehall-II with European- and African-Americans in CARDIA
    Nancy Adler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:1034-45. 2008
  8. pmc Reducing obesity: motivating action while not blaming the victim
    Nancy E Adler
    University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    Milbank Q 87:49-70. 2009
  9. pmc Fertility treatments and outcomes among couples seeking fertility care: data from a prospective fertility cohort in the United States
    James F Smith
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1695, USA
    Fertil Steril 95:79-84. 2011
  10. pmc Socioeconomic disparities in the use and success of fertility treatments: analysis of data from a prospective cohort in the United States
    James F Smith
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero Street, Box 1695, San Francisco, CA 94143 1695, USA
    Fertil Steril 96:95-101. 2011

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Publications74

  1. pmc Rigor, vigor, and the study of health disparities
    Nancy Adler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:17154-9. 2012
    ..Newer approaches to both measurement and analysis may enable enhanced vigor as well as rigor. Incorporating both rigor and vigor into studies will provide a fuller understanding of the causes of health disparities...
  2. pmc Educational attainment and late life telomere length in the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study
    Nancy Adler
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 27:15-21. 2013
    ..10). This study provides the first demonstration of an association between educational attainment and LTL in a US population where higher education appears to have a protective effect against telomere shortening, particularly in blacks...
  3. ncbi request reprint U.S. disparities in health: descriptions, causes, and mechanisms
    Nancy E Adler
    Department of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 29:235-52. 2008
    ..Finally, we discuss potential pathways, including exposure to chronic stress and resulting psychosocial and physiological responses to stress, that serve as mechanisms by which social disadvantage results in health disparities...
  4. doi request reprint Using team science to address health disparities: MacArthur network as case example
    Nancy E Adler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1186:252-60. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Health disparities across the lifespan: meaning, methods, and mechanisms
    Nancy E Adler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1186:5-23. 2010
    ..Questions from earlier eras remain active areas of research, while later eras add depth and complexity...
  6. doi request reprint Health disparities through a psychological lens
    Nancy E Adler
    Health Psychology Program, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Am Psychol 64:663-73. 2009
    ..The author discusses both content and process issues in psychological research on disparities...
  7. doi request reprint Social status and health: a comparison of British civil servants in Whitehall-II with European- and African-Americans in CARDIA
    Nancy Adler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:1034-45. 2008
    ..Overall, relationships of SSS and health were stronger for Whitehall-II and white CARDIA participants than for blacks in CARDIA...
  8. pmc Reducing obesity: motivating action while not blaming the victim
    Nancy E Adler
    University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    Milbank Q 87:49-70. 2009
    ..Like many risk factors for disease, obesity results from behavior and shows a social gradient. Especially among women, obesity is more common among lower-income individuals, those with less education, and some ethnic/racial minorities...
  9. pmc Fertility treatments and outcomes among couples seeking fertility care: data from a prospective fertility cohort in the United States
    James F Smith
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1695, USA
    Fertil Steril 95:79-84. 2011
    ..To determine the relationship between number of fertility treatment cycles and pregnancy rates...
  10. pmc Socioeconomic disparities in the use and success of fertility treatments: analysis of data from a prospective cohort in the United States
    James F Smith
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero Street, Box 1695, San Francisco, CA 94143 1695, USA
    Fertil Steril 96:95-101. 2011
    ..To determine the effect of income, education, and race on the use and outcomes of infertility care...
  11. pmc Place matters: neighborhood deprivation and cardiometabolic risk factors in the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE)
    Barbara A Laraia
    Department of Medicine, Division of Prevention Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 74:1082-90. 2012
    ..However, longitudinal data are needed to test the causal direction of these relationships...
  12. pmc The use of complementary and alternative fertility treatment in couples seeking fertility care: data from a prospective cohort in the United States
    James F Smith
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1695, USA
    Fertil Steril 93:2169-74. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among couples seeking fertility care and to identify the predictors of CAM use in this population...
  13. pmc Small food stores and availability of nutritious foods: a comparison of database and in-store measures, Northern California, 2009
    Ellen Kersten
    Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, University of California, Berkeley, 137 Mulford Hall No 3114, Berkeley, California 94720 3114, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E127. 2012
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  14. pmc Costs of infertility treatment: results from an 18-month prospective cohort study
    Patricia Katz
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0920, USA
    Fertil Steril 95:915-21. 2011
    ..To examine resource use (costs) by women presenting for infertility evaluation and treatment over 18 months, regardless of treatment pursued...
  15. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic disparities in health: pathways and policies
    Nancy E Adler
    Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:60-76. 2002
    ..Lessons for U.S. policy approaches are taken from the Acheson Commission in England, which was charged with reducing health disparities in that country...
  16. pmc Communication and medication refill adherence: the Diabetes Study of Northern California
    Neda Ratanawongsa
    General Internal Medicine and UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations at San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:210-8. 2013
    ..Studies linking communication between patients and health care providers to adherence often use self-reported adherence and have not explored differences across communication domains or therapeutic indications...
  17. doi request reprint Financial strain and impaired fasting glucose: the moderating role of physical activity in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults study
    Eli Puterman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 74:187-92. 2012
    ..This study examines whether physical activity modifies the concurrent and prospective relation between financial strain and impaired fasting glucose...
  18. pmc Sexual, marital, and social impact of a man's perceived infertility diagnosis
    James F Smith
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Sex Med 6:2505-15. 2009
    ..Male factor infertility is a relatively common problem. This diagnosis may increase sexual, marital, and relationship strain in male partners of infertile couples...
  19. doi request reprint Kindergarten stressors and cumulative adrenocortical activation: the "first straws" of allostatic load?
    Nicole R Bush
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 23:1089-106. 2011
    ..Moreover, findings suggested that analyses of allostatic load and developmental theories accounting for its accrual would benefit from an inclusion of curvilinear associations in tested predictive models...
  20. pmc The power of exercise: buffering the effect of chronic stress on telomere length
    Eli Puterman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e10837. 2010
    ..We predicted that chronic stress would be related to short telomere length (TL) in sedentary individuals, whereas in those who exercise, stress would not have measurable effects on telomere shortening...
  21. doi request reprint Assessing the impact of relative social position and absolute community resources on depression and obesity among smokers
    Adrian Aguilera
    School of Social Welfare, University of California, Berkeley, 120 Haviland Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 50:211-6. 2012
    ..Higher individual education most consistently predicted positive health outcomes, making it a potentially powerful target to reduce health disparities...
  22. doi request reprint Mood patterns based on momentary assessment of positive and negative moods over a day and coronary artery calcification in the CARDIA study
    Candyce H Kroenke
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 74:526-34. 2012
    ..Using momentary assessment, we evaluated associations between average positive and negative mood states and diurnal mood patterns, with prevalent and incident coronary artery calcification (CAC), a measure of calcified atherosclerosis...
  23. pmc Language barriers, physician-patient language concordance, and glycemic control among insured Latinos with diabetes: the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE)
    Alicia Fernandez
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:170-6. 2011
    ..A significant proportion of US Latinos with diabetes have limited English proficiency (LEP). Whether language barriers in health care contribute to poor glycemic control is unknown...
  24. pmc Heterogeneity of diabetes outcomes among asians and pacific islanders in the US: the diabetes study of northern california (DISTANCE)
    Alka M Kanaya
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Women s Health Clinical Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:930-7. 2011
    ..Diabetes outcomes among Asian and Pacific Islander subgroups have not been disaggregated...
  25. ncbi request reprint Integrating the social and behavioral sciences in an undergraduate medical curriculum: the UCSF essential core
    Jason M Satterfield
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, USA
    Acad Med 79:6-15. 2004
    ..g., Introduction to the Biopsychosocial Model, The Culture of Medicine), and process considerations (e.g., integration, content order, evaluations) are presented. Special challenges and limitations are also discussed...
  26. pmc The impact of limited English proficiency and physician language concordance on reports of clinical interactions among patients with diabetes: the DISTANCE study
    Yael Schenker
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 81:222-8. 2010
    ..To assess the association of limited English proficiency (LEP) and physician language concordance with patient reports of clinical interactions...
  27. pmc The rate of leukocyte telomere shortening predicts mortality from cardiovascular disease in elderly men
    Elissa S Epel
    University of California, San Francisco, Department of Psychiatry, San Francisco, CA, 94143, USA
    Aging (Albany NY) 1:81-8. 2009
    ..0 (95% CI: 1.1 - 8.2). This is the first demonstration that rate of telomere length change (TLC) predicts mortality and thus may be a useful prognostic factor for longevity...
  28. pmc Predictors of not pursuing infertility treatment after an infertility diagnosis: examination of a prospective U.S. cohort
    Michael L Eisenberg
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0738, USA
    Fertil Steril 94:2369-71. 2010
    ..Although age, education, and financial concerns remain important for patients in choosing whether to pursue infertility treatment, depressive symptoms may also be a barrier to achieving reproductive goals...
  29. pmc Hypoglycemia is more common among type 2 diabetes patients with limited health literacy: the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE)
    Urmimala Sarkar
    UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:962-8. 2010
    ..Limited health literacy (HL) is common among patients with type 2 diabetes, may impede diabetes self-management, and thus HL could increase the risk of hypoglycemia...
  30. pmc Education associations with smoking and leisure-time physical inactivity among Hispanic and Asian young adults
    Pamela Stoddard
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:504-11. 2011
    ..We assessed whether associations between education and 2 health behaviors--smoking and leisure-time physical inactivity (LTPI)--depended on nativity and age at immigration among Hispanic and Asian young adults...
  31. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the validity of adolescent self-reported smoking using three biological indicators
    M Margaret Dolcini
    Department of Medicine, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:473-83. 2003
    ..Assessments of individual adolescents' smoking were most accurate when smoking was recent and when cotinine was used and smokeless tobacco could be identified. Prevalence estimates of smoking were similar with self-reports and cotinine...
  32. pmc The literacy divide: health literacy and the use of an internet-based patient portal in an integrated health system-results from the diabetes study of northern California (DISTANCE)
    Urmimala Sarkar
    UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations, Department of Medicine, UCSF Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94143 1364, USA
    J Health Commun 15:183-96. 2010
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  33. ncbi request reprint Cell aging in relation to stress arousal and cardiovascular disease risk factors
    Elissa S Epel
    UCSF Department of Psychiatry, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:277-87. 2006
    ..These findings may implicate telomerase as a novel and important mediator of the effects of psychological stress on physical health and disease...
  34. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms are associated with blunted cortisol stress responses in very low-income women
    Heather M Burke
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:211-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between depressive symptoms and salivary cortisol responses to stress in a high-risk population of very poor Mexican women...
  35. pmc Accelerated telomere shortening in response to life stress
    Elissa S Epel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, 3333 California Street, Suite 465, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:17312-5. 2004
    ..These findings have implications for understanding how, at the cellular level, stress may promote earlier onset of age-related diseases...
  36. ncbi request reprint Service integration and teen friendliness in practice: a program assessment of sexual and reproductive health services for adolescents
    Claire D Brindis
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:155-62. 2005
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  37. ncbi request reprint Community preventive services. Do we know what we need to know to improve health and reduce disparities?
    Nancy E Adler
    University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0848, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:10-1. 2003
  38. ncbi request reprint Abortion among adolescents
    Nancy E Adler
    Health Psychology Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Box 0844, San Francisco, CA 94143 0844, USA
    Am Psychol 58:211-7. 2003
    ..Less is known about effects of parental involvement. The authors review available research and discuss policy debates over parental consent in the United States and the international context...
  39. ncbi request reprint Relative power between sexual partners and condom use among adolescents
    Jeanne M Tschann
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0848, USA
    J Adolesc Health 31:17-25. 2002
    ..To examine how the relative power of adolescent sexual partners in the domain of emotional intimacy is related to condom use...
  40. pmc Adverse childhood experiences and repeat induced abortion
    Maria E Bleil
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 204:122.e1-6. 2011
    ..The objective of the study was to characterize the backgrounds of women who have repeat abortions...
  41. pmc Is the association of subjective SES and self-rated health confounded by negative mood? An experimental approach
    Michael W Kraus
    Center for Health and Community, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Health Psychol 32:138-45. 2013
    ..In this research we sought to determine if negative affect confounds, or alternatively, is on the causal pathway linking SSS to self-rated health...
  42. pmc Does literacy mediate the relationship between education and health outcomes? A study of a low-income population with diabetes
    Dean Schillinger
    Center for Vulnerable Populations, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:245-54. 2006
    ..We sought to determine whether literacy mediates the relationship between education and glycemic control among diabetes patients...
  43. pmc Patient reported interpersonal processes of care and perceived social position: the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE)
    David Moskowitz
    San Francisco General Hospital Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 90:392-8. 2013
    ..A patient's sense of his/her standing in the social hierarchy may impact interpersonal processes of care (IPC) within the patient-provider encounter. We investigated the association of perceived social position with patient-reported IPC...
  44. pmc Subjective social status and functional decline in older adults
    Bonnie Chen
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:693-9. 2012
    ..It is unknown whether subjective assessment of social status predicts health outcomes in older adults...
  45. ncbi request reprint The trade-off between hormonal contraceptives and condoms among adolescents
    Mary A Ott
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 34:6-14. 2002
    ..Adolescents' dual use of condoms and hormonal contraceptives is low, and the motivations underlying their decisions to combine contraceptives are not understood...
  46. pmc What is eating you? Stress and the drive to eat
    Lisa M Groesz
    UCSF, Department of Psychiatry, 3333 California St, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Appetite 58:717-21. 2012
    ..Relationships between stress and eating behavior are of importance to public health given the concurrent increase in reported stress and obesity rates...
  47. doi request reprint Evaluating the evidence base: policies and interventions to address socioeconomic status gradients in health
    William H Dow
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 239 University Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1186:240-51. 2010
    ..quot; We conclude by discussing promising strategies for future strengthening of the evidence base for policy, including the role of health impact assessment...
  48. doi request reprint Cultural and community determinants of subjective social status among Cherokee and White youth
    Ryan A Brown
    Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholars Program, UC San Francisco Berkeley, CA, USA
    Ethn Health 13:289-303. 2008
    ..Subjective social status (SSS) is associated with physical and mental health in diverse samples. However, community, cultural, and ethnic influences on SSS are poorly understood, especially among rural and American Indian populations...
  49. ncbi request reprint When one's main effect is another's error: material vs. psychosocial explanations of health disparities. A commentary on Macleod et al., "is subjective social status a more important determinant of health than objective social status? Evidence from a
    Nancy Adler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Francisco, Box 0844 LHts 465P, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:846-50; discussion 851-7. 2006
    ..Collaboration between researchers who understand each of these domains will yield the greatest benefit in terms of understanding the processes leading to health disparities and providing multiple approaches for eliminating them...
  50. pmc Prospective change in health-related quality of life and subsequent mortality among middle-aged and older women
    Candyce H Kroenke
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2085-91. 2008
    ..We sought to determine prospective changes in health-related quality of life (HRQoL) measures and subsequent mortality in middle-aged and older women...
  51. ncbi request reprint Out of sight, out of mind: why doesn't widespread clinical quality failure command our attention?
    Arnold Milstein
    Pacific Business Group on Health, San Francisco, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:119-27. 2003
    ..They also point to the pivotal role of health care industry leaders in sustaining focus on a problem that inherently resists visibility...
  52. ncbi request reprint The influence of parental monitoring on adolescent sexual initiation
    John A Sieverding
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:724-9. 2005
    ..To explain the influence of parental monitoring on adolescent sexual initiation within the context of a cognitive behavioral model...
  53. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and health: the role of sleep
    Philip J Moore
    Department of Psychology, George Washington University, 2125 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Psychosom Med 64:337-44. 2002
    ..Examine the role of sleep in the relationship between socioeconomic status (SES) and health...
  54. pmc Perceived socioeconomic status: a new type of identity that influences adolescents' self-rated health
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Tufts New England Medical Center and the Floating Hospital for Children, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:479-87. 2007
    ..In addition, the study determines whether SSS independently influences adolescents' self-rated health, an important predictor of morbidity and health service use...
  55. ncbi request reprint Social disadvantage and adolescent stress
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 02453 9110, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:484-92. 2005
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Impact of objective and subjective social status on obesity in a biracial cohort of adolescents
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Schneider Institute for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University MS 35, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Obes Res 11:1018-26. 2003
    ..To characterize the associations between socioeconomic status (SES), two levels of subjective social status (SSS), and adolescent obesity...
  57. pmc The association between subjective social status and mental health among Asian immigrants: investigating the influence of age at immigration
    Janxin Leu
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:1152-64. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Coping style as a predictor of health and well-being across the first year of medical school
    Crystal L Park
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Health Psychol 22:627-31. 2003
    ..This study demonstrated the utility of measuring coping style and the predictive ability of coping on physical health in a healthy sample...
  59. ncbi request reprint Subjective social status: its determinants and its association with measures of ill-health in the Whitehall II study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 56:1321-33. 2003
    ..The results suggest that subjective social status reflects the cognitive averaging of standard markers of socioeconomic situation and is free of psychological biases...
  60. ncbi request reprint Health disparities: what's optimism got to do with it?
    Nancy E Adler
    J Adolesc Health 40:106-7. 2007
  61. ncbi request reprint Does parental involvement predict new sexually transmitted diseases in female adolescents?
    Julie A Bettinger
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:666-70. 2004
    ..African American female adolescents living in low-income urban areas are at increased risk for sexually transmitted diseases...
  62. ncbi request reprint Adolescent partner-type experience: psychosocial and behavioral differences
    Cynthia Rosengard
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 37:141-7. 2005
    ..These differences in behavior may be due to how adolescents perceive main and casual partners, but may also be informed by which types of partners adolescents have had experience with...
  63. ncbi request reprint Risk perceptions, condom use, and sexually transmitted diseases among adolescent females according to social network position
    Julie A Bettinger
    Departments of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:575-9. 2004
    ..Adolescent females are frequently treated as a homogenous group but could differ on their sexually transmitted disease (STD) risk because of individual attitudes and exposure through sexual networks...
  64. pmc Low socioeconomic status of the opposite sex is a risk factor for middle aged mortality
    Maria S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Hungary
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:675-8. 2005
    ..To examine the relations between subjective social status, and objective socioeconomic status (as measured by income and education) in relation to male/female middle aged mortality rates across 150 sub-regions in Hungary...
  65. ncbi request reprint Does subjective social status predict health and change in health status better than objective status?
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U687, National Institute of Health and Medical Research, HNSM, Saint Maurice cedex, France
    Psychosom Med 67:855-61. 2005
    ..To examine, among middle-aged individuals, if subjective socioeconomic status (SES) predicts health status and change in health status over time better than objective SES...
  66. ncbi request reprint Self-rated health, subjective social status, and middle-aged mortality in a changing society
    Maria Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
    Behav Med 30:65-70. 2004
    ..Finally, male middle-aged mortality was more strongly connected to female subjective and objective social status than female mortality was connected with male social status...
  67. ncbi request reprint Social inequalities in biomarkers of cardiovascular risk in adolescence
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University MS 35, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02453 9110, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:9-15. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to explore the associations between socioeconomic status, a range of biomarkers reflective of cardiovascular risks, and a cumulative physiological risk score among adolescents...
  68. pmc Adolescent pregnancy intentions and pregnancy outcomes: a longitudinal examination
    Cynthia Rosengard
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:453-61. 2004
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  69. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status is related to urinary catecholamines in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study
    Denise Janicki-Deverts
    Departments of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:514-20. 2007
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors in medical and psychological treatment avoidance: the role of the doctor-patient relationship
    Philip J Moore
    Department of Psychology, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    J Health Psychol 9:421-33. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that patients' perceptions of how they are treated by physicians may help explain why many people delay or avoid healthcare treatment, even when faced with a significant health problem...
  71. ncbi request reprint Local services and amenities, neighborhood social capital, and health
    Andrea Altschuler
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program Northern California, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:1219-29. 2004
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  72. ncbi request reprint Relationship between subjective social status and measures of health in older Taiwanese persons
    Peifeng Hu
    Multicampus Program in Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:483-8. 2005
    ..To compare the association between subjective ladder ranking and health measures with the association between objective indices and health measures in older Taiwanese men and women...
  73. ncbi request reprint What you don't know can hurt you: perceptions of sex-partner concurrency and partner-reported behavior
    Chavonne D Lenoir
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:179-85. 2006
    ....
  74. pmc Psychosocial correlates of adolescent males' pregnancy intention
    Cynthia Rosengard
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, RI, USA
    Pediatrics 116:e414-9. 2005
    ..To identify psychosocial differences between sexually experienced male adolescents who indicate intentions to get someone pregnant and those who do not...