Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hawaii
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Sociodemographic, behavioral, and biological variables related to weight loss in native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Native Hawaiian Health, Center for Native and Pacific Health Disparities Research, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawai i, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E196-203. 2013
  2. pmc A family and community focused lifestyle program prevents weight regain in Pacific Islanders: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Health Educ Behav 39:386-95. 2012
  3. pmc Association between perceived racism and physiological stress indices in Native Hawaiians
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Native Hawaiian Health, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    J Behav Med 35:27-37. 2012
  4. pmc Effects of perceived racism and acculturation on hypertension in Native Hawaiians
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Native Hawaiian Health, University of Hawaii John A Burns School of Medicine, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Hawaii Med J 69:11-5. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Association between acculturation modes and type 2 diabetes among Native Hawaiians
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Native Hawaiian Health, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai i at Mnoa, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:698-700. 2008
  6. pmc Pacific Islanders' perspectives on heart failure management
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    University of Hawai i at Manoa, John A Burns School of Medicine, Department of Native Hawaiian Health, Honolulu, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 70:281-91. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Ethnic-by-gender differences in cigarette smoking among Asian and Pacific Islanders
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Imi Hale Native Hawaiian Cancer Awareness, Research, and Training Network, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:275-86. 2006
  8. pmc Ethnic differences in the relationship between depressive symptoms and health-related quality of life in people with type 2 diabetes
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Native Hawaiin Health, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Ethn Health 11:59-80. 2006
  9. pmc Biological, psychosocial, and sociodemographic variables associated with depressive symptoms in persons with type 2 diabetes
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Psychology, Native Hawaiian Health Research Project, Pacific Biomedical Research Center, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawai i, USA
    J Behav Med 26:435-58. 2003
  10. pmc Partnerships to address obesity disparities in Hawai'i: the PILI 'Ohana Project
    Andrea H Nacapoy
    Department of Native Hawaiian Health, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Hawaii Med J 67:237-41. 2008

Collaborators

  • Andrew Grandinetti
  • J David Curb
  • Claire Hughes
  • Jana Kaida Silva
  • Beatriz L Rodriguez
  • Stefan Keller
  • JoAnn U Tsark
  • Marjorie K Mau
  • Andrea H Nacapoy
  • Erin P Saito
  • Ka imi Sinclair
  • Kau i N Baumhofer
  • Kanani Texeira
  • Pollie Bith Melander
  • Alohanani Jamais
  • K Mau Marjorie
  • Adrienne Y Dillard
  • Kaimi Sinclair
  • Chieko Kimata
  • Melaia Patu
  • Donna Marie Palakiko
  • Sheri Kent
  • Andrea Siu
  • B Puni Kekauoha
  • Andrea Macabeo
  • Donna Palakiko
  • Sheryl R Yoshimura
  • Margaret West
  • Margaret R West
  • JoHsi Wang
  • Jimmy Thomas Efird
  • Anne Leake
  • Henry Gomes
  • Andrea Nacapoy
  • Sean W Mosier
  • Hanalei Abbott
  • Adrienne Dillard
  • Erin Saito
  • Charles Rose
  • Sean Mosier

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Sociodemographic, behavioral, and biological variables related to weight loss in native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Native Hawaiian Health, Center for Native and Pacific Health Disparities Research, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawai i, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E196-203. 2013
    ..We examined socio-demographic, behavioral, and biological factors related to ≥3% weight loss in 100 overweight/obese NHs/PIs who completed a lifestyle intervention...
  2. pmc A family and community focused lifestyle program prevents weight regain in Pacific Islanders: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Health Educ Behav 39:386-95. 2012
    ..02) more likely to have maintained their initial weight loss than SBP participants. The pilot PLP shows promise as a lifestyle intervention to address the obesity disparities of Pacific Islanders and thus warrants further investigation...
  3. pmc Association between perceived racism and physiological stress indices in Native Hawaiians
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Native Hawaiian Health, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    J Behav Med 35:27-37. 2012
    ..Racism appears to be a chronic stressor that can "get under the skin" of Native Hawaiians by affecting their physical health and risk for stress-related diseases, possibly, through mechanisms of cortisol dysregulation...
  4. pmc Effects of perceived racism and acculturation on hypertension in Native Hawaiians
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Native Hawaiian Health, University of Hawaii John A Burns School of Medicine, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Hawaii Med J 69:11-5. 2010
    ..To examine the effects of perceived racism and acculturation on the hypertension status of Native Hawaiians...
  5. doi request reprint Association between acculturation modes and type 2 diabetes among Native Hawaiians
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Native Hawaiian Health, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai i at Mnoa, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:698-700. 2008
    ..To examine the association between acculturation modes (integrated, assimilated, traditional, and marginalized) and type 2 diabetes prevalence in Native Hawaiians...
  6. pmc Pacific Islanders' perspectives on heart failure management
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    University of Hawai i at Manoa, John A Burns School of Medicine, Department of Native Hawaiian Health, Honolulu, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 70:281-91. 2008
    ..To identify the health beliefs, attitudes, practices, and social and family relations important in heart failure treatment among Pacific Islanders...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ethnic-by-gender differences in cigarette smoking among Asian and Pacific Islanders
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Imi Hale Native Hawaiian Cancer Awareness, Research, and Training Network, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:275-86. 2006
    ..having quit) or in the duration of years spent smoking. The results of the present study have important implications for smoking prevention programs among men and women in three distinct Asian and Pacific Islander ethnic groups...
  8. pmc Ethnic differences in the relationship between depressive symptoms and health-related quality of life in people with type 2 diabetes
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Native Hawaiin Health, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Ethn Health 11:59-80. 2006
    ..To examine ethnic differences in the relationship between depressive symptoms and specific aspects of heath-related quality of life in people with type 2 diabetes...
  9. pmc Biological, psychosocial, and sociodemographic variables associated with depressive symptoms in persons with type 2 diabetes
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Psychology, Native Hawaiian Health Research Project, Pacific Biomedical Research Center, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawai i, USA
    J Behav Med 26:435-58. 2003
    ..The association between CES-D and SF-36 scores was moderated by HbA1c, sex, education, marital status, and social support. The implications and limitations of these results were discussed in the context of past studies...
  10. pmc Partnerships to address obesity disparities in Hawai'i: the PILI 'Ohana Project
    Andrea H Nacapoy
    Department of Native Hawaiian Health, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Hawaii Med J 67:237-41. 2008
    ..The paper concludes with a brief summary of the authors' thoughts about CBPR partnerships from both the academic and community perspectives...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of diabetes and glucose intolerance in an ethnically diverse rural community of Hawaii
    Andrew Grandinetti
    University of Hawaii at Manoa, John A Burns School of Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences and Epidemiology, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:250-5. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Relationship of blood pressure with degree of Hawaiian ancestry
    Andrew Grandinetti
    Pacific Biomedical Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:221-8. 2002
    ..These results suggest that percentage of Hawaiian ancestry may act as a marker for important cultural or genetic risk factors for hypertension...
  13. pmc Native and Pacific health disparities research
    Joseph Keawe aimoku Kaholokula
    Department of Native Hawaiian Health, John A Burns School of Medicine, USA
    Hawaii Med J 67:218-9, 222. 2008
  14. pmc Cardiometabolic health disparities in native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders
    Marjorie K Mau
    Center for Native and Pacific Health Disparities Research, Department of Native Hawaiian Health, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 31:113-29. 2009
    ..More experimental intervention studies are needed to examine promising approaches to reversing the rising tide of cardiometabolic health disparities in NHOPI...
  15. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in perinatal outcome of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Jana Kaida Silva
    Native Hawaiian Health, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai i, 677 Ala Moana Blvd, Suite 1016B, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2058-63. 2006
    ..S., little is known about the risk for adverse perinatal outcomes in these populations. We sought to examine ethnic differences in perinatal outcome among Asian and Pacific-Islander women with GDM...