Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Neighborhood context and ethnicity differences in body mass index: a multilevel analysis using the NHANES III survey (1988-1994)D Phuong Do
University of Michigan, Institute for Social Research, 611 Church St, Room 219, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, United States
Econ Hum Biol 5:179-203. 2007..These data also reveal evidence that ethnic enclaves are not in fact advantageous for the body mass index of Hispanics-a relationship counter to what has been documented for other health outcomes...
- The link between neighborhood poverty and health: context or composition?D Phuong Do
Institute for Social Research, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
Am J Epidemiol 168:611-9. 2008..Both modeling strategies yielded significant estimates of neighborhood poverty and supported a causal link between neighborhood context and health...
- Does place explain racial health disparities? Quantifying the contribution of residential context to the Black/white health gap in the United StatesD Phuong Do
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Q2 MI, United States
Soc Sci Med 67:1258-68. 2008..The contribution of residential context toward explaining the black/white self-rated health gap varies by both age and gender such that contextual explanations of disparities decline with age and appear to be smaller among females...
- Effects of Racial & Economic Segregation on HealthDIEM PHUONG DO; Fiscal Year: 2005..Sensitivity analysis is conducted to assess the potential effect of an omitted confounding variable on estimates of significant segregation findings. ..