Jeremiah R Garza

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Variations in healthcare access and utilization among Mexican immigrants: the role of documentation status
    Arturo Vargas Bustamante
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:146-55. 2012
  2. pmc Occurrence and correlates of overweight and obesity among island Puerto Rican youth
    Jeremiah R Garza
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:163-9. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Immigration disparities in cardiovascular disease risk factor awareness
    Brent A Langellier
    Department of Community Health Sciences, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:918-25. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The health status of youth in Puerto Rico
    Brent A Langellier
    Department of Community Health Sciences, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:569-73. 2012

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Publications4

  1. pmc Variations in healthcare access and utilization among Mexican immigrants: the role of documentation status
    Arturo Vargas Bustamante
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:146-55. 2012
    ..The recently approved Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will not reduce these disparities unless undocumented immigrants are granted some form of legal status...
  2. pmc Occurrence and correlates of overweight and obesity among island Puerto Rican youth
    Jeremiah R Garza
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:163-9. 2011
    ..OBJECTIVE AND MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: This article provides 2005-2008 population-based prevalence data on obesity and overweight among youth residing in Puerto Rico...
  3. doi request reprint Immigration disparities in cardiovascular disease risk factor awareness
    Brent A Langellier
    Department of Community Health Sciences, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:918-25. 2012
    ..Immigrants are more likely than those born in the US to be unaware of their CVD risk factors, and therefore may be less motivated to seek treatment and modify their behavior to prevent negative CVD outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint The health status of youth in Puerto Rico
    Brent A Langellier
    Department of Community Health Sciences, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:569-73. 2012
    ..Few population-based studies have assessed health outcomes and health care access and use among youth in the US Commonwealth of Puerto Rico...