Glenn Flores

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Factors predicting overweight in US kindergartners
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:1178-87. 2013
  2. pmc Trends in racial/ethnic disparities in medical and oral health, access to care, and use of services in US children: has anything changed over the years?
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 5390 9063, USA
    Int J Equity Health 12:10. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Factors predicting severe childhood obesity in kindergarteners
    G Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:31-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Errors of medical interpretation and their potential clinical consequences: a comparison of professional versus ad hoc versus no interpreters
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 60:545-53. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Making tortillas without lard: Latino parents' perspectives on healthy eating, physical activity, and weight-management strategies for overweight Latino children
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:81-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in medical and dental health, access to care, and use of services in US children
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e286-98. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Improving asthma outcomes in minority children: a randomized, controlled trial of parent mentors
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1522-32. 2009
  8. pmc Devising, implementing, and evaluating interventions to eliminate health care disparities in minority children
    Glenn Flores
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Pediatrics 124:S214-23. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Urban minority children with asthma: substantial morbidity, compromised quality and access to specialists, and the importance of poverty and specialty care
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Asthma 46:392-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Access to hospital interpreter services for limited English proficient patients in New Jersey: a statewide evaluation
    Glenn Flores
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:391-415. 2008

Detail Information

Publications82

  1. doi request reprint Factors predicting overweight in US kindergartners
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:1178-87. 2013
    ..Childhood overweight is a substantial public-health problem, but little is known about predictors of early childhood overweight...
  2. pmc Trends in racial/ethnic disparities in medical and oral health, access to care, and use of services in US children: has anything changed over the years?
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 5390 9063, USA
    Int J Equity Health 12:10. 2013
    ..The study objectives were to identify racial/ethnic disparities in medical and oral health, access to care, and use of services in US children, and determine whether these disparities have changed over time...
  3. doi request reprint Factors predicting severe childhood obesity in kindergarteners
    G Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:31-9. 2013
    ..Severe obesity has increased >300% in US children since 1976, and is associated with multiple cardiovascular risk factors and high adult obesity rates...
  4. doi request reprint Errors of medical interpretation and their potential clinical consequences: a comparison of professional versus ad hoc versus no interpreters
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 60:545-53. 2012
    ..To compare interpreter errors and their potential consequences in encounters with professional versus ad hoc versus no interpreters...
  5. doi request reprint Making tortillas without lard: Latino parents' perspectives on healthy eating, physical activity, and weight-management strategies for overweight Latino children
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:81-9. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in medical and dental health, access to care, and use of services in US children
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e286-98. 2008
    ..Not enough is known about the national prevalence of racial/ethnic disparities in children's medical and dental care...
  7. doi request reprint Improving asthma outcomes in minority children: a randomized, controlled trial of parent mentors
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1522-32. 2009
    ..Because asthma disproportionately affects minorities, we evaluated the effects of parent mentors (PMs) on asthma outcomes in minority children...
  8. pmc Devising, implementing, and evaluating interventions to eliminate health care disparities in minority children
    Glenn Flores
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Pediatrics 124:S214-23. 2009
    ..The intervention must also include community collaboration, minimize attrition, adjust for potential confounders, and incorporate mechanisms for sustainability...
  9. doi request reprint Urban minority children with asthma: substantial morbidity, compromised quality and access to specialists, and the importance of poverty and specialty care
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Asthma 46:392-8. 2009
    ..Asthma disproportionately affects minorities, but not enough is known about morbidity and specialist access in asthmatic minority children...
  10. doi request reprint Access to hospital interpreter services for limited English proficient patients in New Jersey: a statewide evaluation
    Glenn Flores
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:391-415. 2008
    ..We surveyed New Jersey (NJ) hospitals to assess current language services and identify policy recommendations on meeting limited English proficiency (LEP) patients' needs...
  11. doi request reprint The language spoken at home and disparities in medical and dental health, access to care, and use of services in US children
    Glenn Flores
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1703-14. 2008
    ..Our study objective was to examine whether disparities in medical and dental health, access to care, and use of services exist for children in non-English-primary-language households...
  12. ncbi request reprint Urban parents' knowledge and practices regarding managed care
    Glenn Flores
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for the Advancement of Urban Children, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Med Care 42:336-45. 2004
    ..Managed care is the dominant form of health insurance in the United States, covering millions of children. Little is known about whether inner-city parents adequately understand managed care's complex definitions and rules...
  13. pmc Racial/ethnic disparities in health and health care among U.S. adolescents
    May Lau
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9063, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:2031-59. 2012
    ..To examine racial/ethnic disparities in medical and oral health status, access to care, and use of services in U.S. adolescents...
  14. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with care and ease of using health care services among parents of children with special health care needs: the roles of race/ethnicity, insurance, language, and adequacy of family-centered care
    Emmanuel M Ngui
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Department of Pediatrics, Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1184-96. 2006
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in early childhood health and health care
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e183-93. 2005
    ..Racial/ethnic disparities in health care have received much national attention recently, but few studies have focused on disparities among children. We studied disparities in early childhood health and health care...
  16. doi request reprint Primary care quality and subsequent emergency department utilization for children in Wisconsin Medicaid
    David C Brousseau
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Research Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, 999 N 92nd Street, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:33-9. 2009
    ..Our goal was to determine the association between parent-reported primary care quality and subsequent ED utilization for children in Medicaid...
  17. 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)...
  18. ncbi request reprint How Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program can do a better job of insuring uninsured children: the perspectives of parents of uninsured Latino children
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:332-40. 2005
    ..Why SCHIP and Medicaid have not been more successful insuring uninsured children is unclear...
  19. doi request reprint Moderate and vigorous exercise programs in children with asthma: safety, parental satisfaction, and asthma outcomes
    Michael Weisgerber
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:1175-82. 2008
    ..Previous research suggests that physical activity programs may improve fitness and reduce symptoms in children with asthma, but few studies have included severe asthmatics and focused on safety and parental satisfaction with the programs...
  20. ncbi request reprint The health of Latino children: urgent priorities, unanswered questions, and a research agenda
    Glenn Flores
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    JAMA 288:82-90. 2002
    ..This article suggests areas in which more research is needed and ways to improve research and care of Latino children...
  21. ncbi request reprint Why are Latinos the most uninsured racial/ethnic group of US children? A community-based study of risk factors for and consequences of being an uninsured Latino child
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e730-40. 2006
    ..Latinos continue to be the most uninsured racial/ethnic group of US children, but not enough is known about the risk factors for and consequences of not being insured in Latino children...
  22. pmc Limited english proficiency, primary language at home, and disparities in children's health care: how language barriers are measured matters
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:418-30. 2005
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Adolescent fighting: racial/ethnic disparities and the importance of families and schools
    Rashmi Shetgiri
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9063, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:323-9. 2010
    ..To identify factors associated with fighting among African American, Asian/Pacific Islander, Latino, and white youth, with a focus on family and school connectedness...
  24. pmc Parental characteristics associated with bullying perpetration in US children aged 10 to 17 years
    Rashmi Shetgiri
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 75390 9063, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2280-6. 2012
    ..We identified factors associated with child bullying in the United States...
  25. ncbi request reprint Iron deficiency in early childhood in the United States: risk factors and racial/ethnic disparities
    Jane M Brotanek
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9063, USA
    Pediatrics 120:568-75. 2007
    ..Given the detrimental long-term effects and high prevalence of iron deficiency, its prevention in early childhood is an important public health issue...
  26. ncbi request reprint Errors in medical interpretation and their potential clinical consequences in pediatric encounters
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Urban Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Pediatrics 111:6-14. 2003
    ..About 19 million people in the United States are limited in English proficiency, but little is known about the frequency and potential clinical consequences of errors in medical interpretation...
  27. doi request reprint A pediatric weight management program for high-risk populations: a preliminary analysis
    Joseph A Skelton
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1698-701. 2008
    ..To determine whether a multidisciplinary pediatric weight management program effectively improves BMI, BMI z-score, and cardiovascular risk factors (CVRFs) in high-risk populations...
  28. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in physical abuse reporting and child protective services interventions in the United States
    Suzanne R Dakil
    University of Texas Southwestern, Department of Pediatrics, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 103:926-31. 2011
    ..Minorities are more prevalent than the general population in the child protection system; however, racial/ ethnic disparities in physical abuse and child protective services interventions are not understood...
  29. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of a school-based intervention to reduce violence and substance use in predominantly Latino high school students
    Rashmi Shetgiri
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 103:932-40. 2011
    ..This study assessed the effects of a school-based program on reducing violence and substance use among primarily Latino high school students...
  30. ncbi request reprint Leave no asthmatic child behind: the cultural competency of asthma educational materials
    Jane M Brotanek
    Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9063, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:742-8. 2007
    ..The study objective was to evaluate the cultural competency of printed asthma educational materials targeting minorities in Wisconsin...
  31. doi request reprint Changes in language services use by US pediatricians
    Lisa Ross DeCamp
    Division of General Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 132:e396-406. 2013
    ..This study compared language services use by US pediatricians in 2004 and 2010 and examined variation in use in 2010 by pediatrician, practice, and state characteristics...
  32. doi request reprint Hospital volume, hospital teaching status, patient socioeconomic status, and outcomes in patients hospitalized with sickle cell disease
    Timothy L McCavit
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, and Children s Medical Center Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Am J Hematol 86:377-80. 2011
    ..36; 95% CI, 1.05, 1.76) and [2] decreased LOS (quintiles 1–4 vs. quintile 5, effect estimate 20.08; 95%CI, 20.12, 20.04). These are the first data describing associations between lower SCD-specific hospital volumes and poorer outcomes...
  33. doi request reprint The importance of cultural competency in general pediatrics
    Jane M Brotanek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 20:711-8. 2008
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Keeping children out of hospitals: parents' and physicians' perspectives on how pediatric hospitalizations for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions can be avoided
    Glenn Flores
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for the Advancement of Urban Children, Medical College of Wisconsin and Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatrics 112:1021-30. 2003
    ..The specific reasons for avoidability, and parents and physicians' perspectives on the proportion of actually avoidable pediatric AHCs, have not been examined adequately...
  35. doi request reprint Secular trends in the prevalence of iron deficiency among US toddlers, 1976-2002
    Jane M Brotanek
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9063, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:374-81. 2008
    ..To examine secular trends in iron deficiency among US children 1 to 3 years old...
  36. ncbi request reprint Culture, ethnicity, and linguistic issues in pediatric care: urgent priorities and unanswered questions
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Urban Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, and Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 53226, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:276-82. 2004
  37. doi request reprint Family-centered rounds on pediatric wards: a PRIS network survey of US and Canadian hospitalists
    Vineeta S Mittal
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Dallas, TX 75390 9063, USA
    Pediatrics 126:37-43. 2010
    ..The goal was to examine pediatric hospitalist rounding practices and characteristics associated with programs conducting family-centered rounds (FCRs)...
  38. doi request reprint Health status, emotional/behavioral problems, health care use, and expenditures in overweight/obese US children/adolescents
    Christy Boling Turer
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9063, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:251-8. 2013
    ..To examine the association of overweight/obesity with health, health care utilization, and expenditures in a national sample of 10- to 17-year-old children and adolescents...
  39. doi request reprint Trends in risk and protective factors for child bullying perpetration in the United States
    Rashmi Shetgiri
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9063, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 44:89-104. 2013
    ..Targeting these persistent factors may result in effective bullying-prevention interventions...
  40. ncbi request reprint Iron deficiency, prolonged bottle-feeding, and racial/ethnic disparities in young children
    Jane M Brotanek
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin and Children s Research Institute, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1038-42. 2005
    ..Childhood iron deficiency is associated with behavioral and cognitive delays. Few studies have explored the relationship between prolonged bottle-feeding and iron-deficiency anemia among toddlers...
  41. doi request reprint National trends in incidence rates of hospitalization for stroke in children with sickle cell disease
    Timothy L McCavit
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75390 9063, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:823-7. 2013
    ..Therefore, we aimed to generate national incidence rates of hospitalization for stroke in children with sickle cell disease (SCD) before and after publication of the Stroke Prevention Trial in Sickle Cell Anemia (STOP trial) in 1998...
  42. doi request reprint Prevalence of vitamin D deficiency among overweight and obese US children
    Christy B Turer
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9063, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e152-61. 2013
    ..Although excess body weight is associated with risk of vitamin D deficiency, the national prevalence of and risk factors associated with vitamin D deficiency in overweight and obese children are unknown...
  43. doi request reprint Recidivism in the child protection system: identifying children at greatest risk of reabuse among those remaining in the home
    Suzanne R Dakil
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:1006-12. 2011
    ..To identify risk clusters that are associated with higher or lower risk of new abuse reports (rereports) and substantiated rereports (reabuse) in children who remain in the home after an abuse report...
  44. ncbi request reprint Preventing hospitalisations for children
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Lancet 365:201-2. 2005
  45. doi request reprint Reasons for prolonged bottle-feeding and iron deficiency among Mexican-American toddlers: an ethnographic study
    Jane M Brotanek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9063, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:17-25. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to assess infant feeding beliefs, knowledge, and behaviors among Mexican-American parents...
  46. doi request reprint Health outcomes and family services in kinship care: analysis of a national sample of children in the child welfare system
    Christina Sakai
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:159-65. 2011
    ..To comprehensively assess family services, health, and health care outcomes for US children in kinship care vs foster care...
  47. pmc Identifying children at risk for being bullies in the United States
    Rashmi Shetgiri
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:509-22. 2012
    ..To identify risk factors associated with the greatest and lowest prevalence of bullying perpetration among U.S. children...
  48. doi request reprint Clusters of markers identify high and low prevalence of adolescent pregnancy in the US
    May Lau
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9063, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 26:40-6. 2013
    ..To identify markers that, when clustered, are associated with the highest and lowest pregnancy prevalence among US adolescent females...
  49. doi request reprint The hybrid hospitalist teaching service: an innovative model for individualized learning, patient case-mix, and medical student and resident education
    Benjamin C Lee
    University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:321-31. 2012
    ..Alternative inpatient teams are increasing, but little is known about their impact on patient care and trainee education...
  50. doi request reprint Factors associated with human papillomavirus vaccine-series initiation and healthcare provider recommendation in US adolescent females: 2007 National Survey of Children's Health
    May Lau
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9063, United States
    Vaccine 30:3112-8. 2012
    ..To identify factors associated with initiation of the human papillomavirus vaccine series and parental report of a healthcare provider recommendation of the human papillomavirus vaccine in adolescent females...
  51. doi request reprint Hospitalization for invasive pneumococcal disease in a national sample of children with sickle cell disease before and after PCV7 licensure
    Timothy L McCavit
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 58:945-9. 2012
    ..To estimate national hospitalization rates for invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) in children with sickle cell disease (SCD) before and after the 2000 licensure of the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7)...
  52. ncbi request reprint Does disadvantage start at home? Racial and ethnic disparities in health-related early childhood home routines and safety practices
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin and Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:158-65. 2005
    ..Little is known about whether racial/ethnic differences exist in household family activities, safety practices, and educational opportunities known to impact young children's healthy development and school success...
  53. doi request reprint Evaluation of Cooper 12-minute walk/run test as a marker of cardiorespiratory fitness in young urban children with persistent asthma
    Michael Weisgerber
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, MACC Fund Research Building, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 19:300-5. 2009
    ..To evaluate Cooper 12-minute run/walk test (CT12) as a one-time estimate of cardiorespiratory fitness and marker of fitness change compared with treadmill fitness testing in young children with persistent asthma...
  54. ncbi request reprint The importance of cultural and linguistic issues in the emergency care of children
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Urban Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, and Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 18:271-84. 2002
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Providing culturally competent pediatric care: integrating pediatricians, institutions, families, and communities into the process
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Urban Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    J Pediatr 143:1-2. 2003
  56. ncbi request reprint The role of clinical practice guidelines in enhancing quality and reducing racial/ethnic disparities in paediatrics
    Michael D Cabana
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109 0456, USA
    Paediatr Respir Rev 3:52-8. 2002
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Quality of primary care and subsequent pediatric emergency department utilization
    David C Brousseau
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Research Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, CCC 550, 999 N 92nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatrics 119:1131-8. 2007
    ..Our objective was to determine whether parent-reported, high-quality primary care was associated with decreased nonurgent pediatric emergency department utilization...
  58. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities and patient safety
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin and Children s Research Institute, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 53:1197-215. 2006
    ....
  59. doi request reprint The language and culture of delay
    Christina Sakai
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center and Children s Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 31:255-7. 2010
    ..His parents continue to translate your questions to him with variable results. He becomes increasingly difficult to engage, despite repeated attempts, in both English and Hindi, to attract his attention. Where do you go from here?..
  60. doi request reprint Qualitative abstracts at the Pediatric Academic Societies meeting: are they less likely to be accepted for presentation?
    Eve R Colson
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:140-4. 2013
    ....
  61. doi request reprint Comida en venta: after-school advertising on Spanish-language television in the United States
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Pediatr 152:576-81. 2008
    ..To analyze the content of food and drink commercials aired during after-school hours on Spanish-language television...
  62. pmc Mad scientists, compassionate healers, and greedy egotists: the portrayal of physicians in the movies
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Massachusetts, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 94:635-58. 2002
    ..Nevertheless, films about physicians can serve as useful gauges of public opinion about the medical profession, as tools for medical education, and as instruments of positive social change in efforts to reform managed care...
  63. ncbi request reprint Providing life-saving health care to undocumented children: controversies and ethical issues
    Janine Young
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Pediatrics 114:1316-20. 2004
    ..This article reviews a relevant case history and provides a review and discussion of the ethical and policy issues associated with this problem...
  64. ncbi request reprint Disparities for latino children in the timely receipt of medical care
    David C Brousseau
    Department of Pediatrics Children s Research Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:319-25. 2005
    ..We compared timeliness of care among Latino, white, and African American children...
  65. ncbi request reprint Unmet needs for specialty, dental, mental, and allied health care among children with special health care needs: are there racial/ethnic disparities?
    Emmanuel M Ngui
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Department of Pediatrics and Department of Population Health, Medical College of Wisconsin MCW, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 18:931-49. 2007
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Lost in translation? Pediatric preventive care and language barriers
    Glenn Flores
    J Pediatr 148:154-7. 2006
  67. ncbi request reprint Language barriers to health care in the United States
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Medical College of Wisconsin and the Children s Research Institute of the Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:229-31. 2006
  68. ncbi request reprint Parents' beliefs and practices regarding childhood fever: a study of a multiethnic and socioeconomically diverse sample of parents
    Elsie M Taveras
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:579-87. 2004
    ..To examine childhood fever beliefs and practices in a multiethnic, multiracial, and socioeconomically diverse sample...
  69. ncbi request reprint Keeping children with asthma out of hospitals: parents' and physicians' perspectives on how pediatric asthma hospitalizations can be prevented
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Pediatrics 116:957-65. 2005
    ..A total of 196,000 hospitalizations occur each year among the 9 million US children who have been diagnosed with asthma. Not enough is known about how to prevent pediatric asthma hospitalizations...
  70. ncbi request reprint Language barriers to prescriptions for patients with limited English proficiency: a survey of pharmacies
    Michael Bradshaw
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e225-35. 2007
    ..Language barriers can have major adverse consequences in health care, but little is known about whether pharmacies provide adequate care to patients with limited English proficiency...
  71. ncbi request reprint Heterogeneity of childhood asthma among Hispanic children: Puerto Rican children bear a disproportionate burden
    Marielena Lara
    University of California, Los Angeles RAND Program on Latino Children with Asthma, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 117:43-53. 2006
    ..To estimate differences in asthma prevalence among Hispanic subgroups and non-Hispanic children living in the United States and to explore the association between these differences and risk factors...
  72. ncbi request reprint Pediatricians' use of language services for families with limited English proficiency
    Dennis Z Kuo
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 200 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e920-7. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to examine pediatricians' provision of language services to patients with limited English proficiency and the pediatrician, practice, and state characteristics associated with use of these services...
  73. ncbi request reprint Dolor aquí? Fiebre?: a little knowledge requires caution
    Glenn Flores
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:638-40. 2002
  74. ncbi request reprint Changing healthcare professionals' behaviors to eliminate disparities in healthcare: What do we know? How might we proceed?
    Ronnie D Horner
    University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0840, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:SP12-9. 2004
    ..For each intervention, methods for implementation were specified. On-going monitoring and evaluation of processes of care using race/ethnicity data were recommended to ensure the programs were functioning...
  75. ncbi request reprint Lost in translation. Professional interpreters needed to help hospitals treat immigrant patients
    Michael Greenbaum
    CyraCom International, Tucson, Ariz, USA
    Mod Healthc 34:21. 2004
  76. ncbi request reprint Cultural and linguistic determinants in the diagnosis and management of development delay in a four year old
    Martin T Stein
    University of California San Diego, Children s Hospital San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 25:S43-8. 2004
  77. ncbi request reprint The impact of medical interpreter services on the quality of health care: a systematic review
    Glenn Flores
    Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 62:255-99. 2005
    ..Evidence suggests that optimal communication, patient satisfaction, and outcomes and the fewest interpreter errors occur when LEP patients have access to trained professional interpreters or bilingual providers...
  78. ncbi request reprint Student competence in fluid and electrolyte management: the impact of various teaching methods
    Michael Weisgerber
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:220-5. 2007
    ....
  79. pmc Why aren't there more African-American physicians? A qualitative study and exploratory inquiry of African-American students' perspectives on careers in medicine
    Vijaya Rao
    Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, IL, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:986-93. 2007
    ..S. physicians. The reasons for this disparity are unclear. The purpose of this study was to identify African-American high-school student perspectives on barriers to African Americans pursuing careers in medicine...
  80. ncbi request reprint The healthy immigrant effect: a greater understanding might help us improve the health of all children
    Glenn Flores
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:295-7. 2005
  81. ncbi request reprint Pay now or pay later: providing interpreter services in health care
    Leighton Ku
    Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:435-44. 2005
    ....
  82. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of the effectiveness of community-based case management in insuring uninsured Latino children
    Glenn Flores
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1433-41. 2005
    ..A randomized, controlled trial comparing the effectiveness of various public insurance strategies for insuring uninsured children has never been conducted...