Tumaini R Coker

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence, characteristics, and associated health and health care of family homelessness among fifth-grade students
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1446-52. 2009
  2. doi request reprint The health and health care of lesbian, gay, and bisexual adolescents
    Tumaini R Coker
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 31:457-77. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Well-child care practice redesign for low-income children: the perspectives of health plans, medical groups, and state agencies
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:43-52. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Does well-child care have a future in pediatrics?
    Tumaini R Coker
    UCLA RAND Prevention Research Center, 10960 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1550, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pediatrics 131:S149-59. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Well-child care clinical practice redesign for young children: a systematic review of strategies and tools
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pediatrics 131:S5-25. 2013
  6. pmc Parent-reported quality of preventive care for children at-risk for developmental delay
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine and Mattel Children s Hospital at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:384-90. 2012
  7. pmc The association of health insurance and disease impairment with reported asthma prevalence in U.S. children
    Tumaini R Coker
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, UCLA Rand Center for Adolescent Health Promotion, 10960 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:431-45. 2012
  8. pmc Perceived racial/ethnic discrimination among fifth-grade students and its association with mental health
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:878-84. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Association of family stressful life-change events and health-related quality of life in fifth-grade children
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:354-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Diagnosis, microbial epidemiology, and antibiotic treatment of acute otitis media in children: a systematic review
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    JAMA 304:2161-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Prevalence, characteristics, and associated health and health care of family homelessness among fifth-grade students
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1446-52. 2009
    ..We describe the lifetime prevalence and associated health-related concerns of family homelessness among fifth-grade students...
  2. doi request reprint The health and health care of lesbian, gay, and bisexual adolescents
    Tumaini R Coker
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 31:457-77. 2010
    ..We also examine health care provision and utilization for LGB youth. Lastly, we discuss ways in which researchers and clinicians can improve LGB adolescent health and health care...
  3. doi request reprint Well-child care practice redesign for low-income children: the perspectives of health plans, medical groups, and state agencies
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:43-52. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the views of key stakeholders in health care payer organizations on the use of practice redesign strategies to improve the delivery of well-child care (WCC) to low-income children aged 0 to 3 years...
  4. doi request reprint Does well-child care have a future in pediatrics?
    Tumaini R Coker
    UCLA RAND Prevention Research Center, 10960 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1550, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pediatrics 131:S149-59. 2013
    ..In this article, we examine what role WCC has in addressing the major childhood drivers of adult disease and consider various models for the future of WCC within pediatrics...
  5. doi request reprint Well-child care clinical practice redesign for young children: a systematic review of strategies and tools
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pediatrics 131:S5-25. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to conduct a systematic review on WCC clinical practice redesign for children aged 0 to 5 years...
  6. pmc Parent-reported quality of preventive care for children at-risk for developmental delay
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine and Mattel Children s Hospital at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:384-90. 2012
    ..To compare preventive care quality for children at risk and not at risk for developmental, behavioral, or social delays...
  7. pmc The association of health insurance and disease impairment with reported asthma prevalence in U.S. children
    Tumaini R Coker
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, UCLA Rand Center for Adolescent Health Promotion, 10960 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:431-45. 2012
    ..To test the hypotheses that reported asthma prevalence is higher among insured than uninsured children and that insurance-based differences in asthma diagnosis, treatment, and health care utilization are associated with disease severity...
  8. pmc Perceived racial/ethnic discrimination among fifth-grade students and its association with mental health
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:878-84. 2009
    ..We sought to describe the prevalence, characteristics, and mental health problems of children who experience perceived racial/ethnic discrimination...
  9. doi request reprint Association of family stressful life-change events and health-related quality of life in fifth-grade children
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:354-9. 2011
    ..To examine the association of recent family-related stressful life-change events (SLEs) with health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in fifth graders...
  10. doi request reprint Diagnosis, microbial epidemiology, and antibiotic treatment of acute otitis media in children: a systematic review
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    JAMA 304:2161-9. 2010
    ..Acute otitis media (AOM) is the most common condition for which antibiotics are prescribed for US children; however, wide variation exists in diagnosis and treatment...
  11. doi request reprint Improving access to and utilization of adolescent preventive health care: the perspectives of adolescents and parents
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Adolesc Health 47:133-42. 2010
    ..To examine the perspectives of publicly insured adolescents and their parents on ways to encourage adolescent utilization of preventive health services...
  12. doi request reprint Family-centered care for US children with special health care needs: who gets it and why?
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pediatrics 125:1159-67. 2010
    ..The goal was to examine racial/ethnic and language disparities in family-centered care (FCC) and in FCC components for children with special health care needs (CSHCN)...
  13. doi request reprint Low-income parents' views on the redesign of well-child care
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, School of Public Health, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Pediatrics 124:194-204. 2009
    ..To examine the perspectives of low-income parents on redesigning well-child care (WCC) for children aged 0 to 3 years, focusing on possible changes in 3 major domains: providers, locations, and formats...
  14. doi request reprint Racial/Ethnic disparities in the mental health care utilization of fifth grade children
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:89-96. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine racial/ethnic differences in fifth grade children's mental health care utilization...
  15. doi request reprint Well-child care clinical practice redesign at a community health center: provider and staff perspectives
    Kelly Mooney
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Prim Care Community Health 5:19-23. 2014
    ..Community health centers (CHCs) are a key element of the health care safety net for underserved children. They may be an ideal setting to create well-child care (WCC) clinical practice redesign to drastically improve WCC delivery...