John H Choe

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer among Asians and Pacific Islanders in the U.S.: survival disadvantage for the foreign-born
    John H Choe
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359780, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 29:361-8. 2005
  2. pmc Hepatitis B and liver cancer beliefs among Korean immigrants in Western Washington
    John H Choe
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Cancer 104:2955-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint "Heat in their intestine": colorectal cancer prevention beliefs among older Chinese Americans
    John H Choe
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359780, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:248-54. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Health care access and sociodemographic factors associated with hepatitis B testing in Vietnamese American men
    John H Choe
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 98104, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 8:193-201. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B knowledge and testing among Vietnamese-American women
    Victoria M Taylor
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:761-7. 2005
  6. pmc Hepatitis B testing among Vietnamese American men
    Victoria M Taylor
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 28:170-7. 2004
  7. pmc Hepatitis B awareness, testing, and knowledge among Vietnamese American men and women
    Victoria M Taylor
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    J Community Health 30:477-90. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Lay beliefs about hepatitis among North American Chinese: implications for hepatitis prevention
    Hueifang Chen
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Box 359780, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2420, USA
    J Community Health 31:94-112. 2006

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer among Asians and Pacific Islanders in the U.S.: survival disadvantage for the foreign-born
    John H Choe
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359780, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 29:361-8. 2005
    ..Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) have better colorectal cancer survival than other racial populations. However, immigrants face challenges that may place them at higher risk for late diagnosis and death...
  2. pmc Hepatitis B and liver cancer beliefs among Korean immigrants in Western Washington
    John H Choe
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Cancer 104:2955-8. 2005
    ..The report concludes with suggestions for future investigations to address the high rates of chronic HBV infection and hepatocellular cancer in this vulnerable population...
  3. ncbi request reprint "Heat in their intestine": colorectal cancer prevention beliefs among older Chinese Americans
    John H Choe
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359780, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:248-54. 2006
    ..Data regarding disease prevention behaviors among Asian-American populations are limited. This study explored the beliefs of older Chinese Americans toward colorectal cancer screening modalities, including fecal occult blood testing (FOBT)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Health care access and sociodemographic factors associated with hepatitis B testing in Vietnamese American men
    John H Choe
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 98104, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 8:193-201. 2006
    ..Programs to reduce HBV transmission and sequelae should make special effort to target these vulnerable Vietnamese Americans...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B knowledge and testing among Vietnamese-American women
    Victoria M Taylor
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:761-7. 2005
    ..Intervention strategies that target social networks might be effective in increasing testing levels. Physicians should be educated about the importance of testing Asian immigrants for HBV...
  6. pmc Hepatitis B testing among Vietnamese American men
    Victoria M Taylor
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 28:170-7. 2004
    ..Health education about HBV transmission may stimulate patients to seek testing. Intervention programs should specifically target Vietnamese men without a regular source of health care and physicians who serve Vietnamese communities...
  7. pmc Hepatitis B awareness, testing, and knowledge among Vietnamese American men and women
    Victoria M Taylor
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    J Community Health 30:477-90. 2005
    ..Continued efforts should be made to develop and implement hepatitis B educational campaigns for Vietnamese immigrant communities. These efforts might be tailored to male and female audiences...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lay beliefs about hepatitis among North American Chinese: implications for hepatitis prevention
    Hueifang Chen
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Box 359780, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2420, USA
    J Community Health 31:94-112. 2006
    ..In conclusion, any attempt to promote hepatitis testing and vaccination among the North American Chinese should take traditional beliefs and practices into consideration...

Research Grants3

  1. Hepatitis B & Liver Cancer Prevention in Asian Americans
    John Choe; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  2. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Donor Enrollment and Retention in Korean Americans
    John Choe; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Ultimately, we hope to increase the likelihood of successful stem cell transplant among Asian/Pacific Islander patients. ..