Lana Sue I Ka'opua

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hawaii
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Why Are Native Hawaiians Underrepresented in Hawai'i's Older Adult Population? Exploring Social and Behavioral Factors of Longevity
    Lana Sue Ka'opua
    Myron B Thompson School of Social Work, University of Hawai i, 1800 East West Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    J Aging Res 2011:701232. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Cancer disparities in the Federated States of Micronesia: funding challenges of a developing nation in epidemiological transition
    Lana Sue I Ka'opua
    School of Social Work and the Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Kane ohe, Hawaii 14260 105, USA
    Soc Work Public Health 25:296-310. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Developing a spiritually based breast cancer screening intervention for native Hawaiian women
    Lana Sue Ka'opua
    University of Hawai i, Cancer Research Center of Hawai i, School of Social Work, Honolulu, HI 96822 USA
    Cancer Control 12:97-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Spiritually based resources in adaptation to long-term prostate cancer survival: perspectives of elderly wives
    Lana Sue L Ka'opua
    School of Social Work, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Health Soc Work 32:29-39. 2007
  5. pmc Developing a culturally responsive breast cancer screening promotion with Native Hawaiian women in churches
    Lana Sue Ka'opua
    University of Hawai i School of Social Work, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Health Soc Work 33:169-77. 2008
  6. pmc Testing the feasibility of a culturally tailored breast cancer screening intervention with Native Hawaiian women in rural churches
    Lana Sue I Ka'opua
    Myron B Thompson School of Social Work, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu 96822, USA
    Health Soc Work 36:55-65. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving integration and coordination of funding, technical assistance, and reporting/data collection: recommendations from CDC and USAPI stakeholders
    Lana Sue I Ka'opua
    University of Hawai i, Myron B Thompson School of Social Work, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 17:185-97. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Adaptation to long-term prostate cancer survival: the perspective of elderly Asian/Pacific Islander wives
    Lana Sue I Ka'opua
    Cancer Research Center of Hawai i, University of Hawai i, Honolulu 96813, USA
    Health Soc Work 30:145-54. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving integration and coordination of funding, technical assistance, and reporting/data collection: recommendations from CDC and USAPI stakeholders
    Lana Sue I Ka'opua
    University of Hawai i, Myron B Thompson School of Social Work, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 16:30-40. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Training community practitioners in a research intervention: practice examples at the intersection of cancer, Western science, and native Hawaiian healing
    Lana Sue I Ka'opua
    Cancer Research Center of Hawai i, University of Hawai i, Honolulu, 96813, USA
    Cancer Control 10:5-12. 2003

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Why Are Native Hawaiians Underrepresented in Hawai'i's Older Adult Population? Exploring Social and Behavioral Factors of Longevity
    Lana Sue Ka'opua
    Myron B Thompson School of Social Work, University of Hawai i, 1800 East West Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    J Aging Res 2011:701232. 2011
    ..Indicated is the need for affordable care across the lifespan and health services continuum. Future research might explain behavioral factors as influenced by social determinants, including historical trauma on Native Hawaiian longevity...
  2. doi request reprint Cancer disparities in the Federated States of Micronesia: funding challenges of a developing nation in epidemiological transition
    Lana Sue I Ka'opua
    School of Social Work and the Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Kane ohe, Hawaii 14260 105, USA
    Soc Work Public Health 25:296-310. 2010
    ..Findings provide considerations for those in international social welfare, public health, and other disciplines interested in the advancement of global health partnerships to eliminate cancer disparities in underresourced nations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Developing a spiritually based breast cancer screening intervention for native Hawaiian women
    Lana Sue Ka'opua
    University of Hawai i, Cancer Research Center of Hawai i, School of Social Work, Honolulu, HI 96822 USA
    Cancer Control 12:97-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Spiritually based resources in adaptation to long-term prostate cancer survival: perspectives of elderly wives
    Lana Sue L Ka'opua
    School of Social Work, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Health Soc Work 32:29-39. 2007
    ..A conceptual model of SBR use is proposed, and considerations for research and practice are offered...
  5. pmc Developing a culturally responsive breast cancer screening promotion with Native Hawaiian women in churches
    Lana Sue Ka'opua
    University of Hawai i School of Social Work, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Health Soc Work 33:169-77. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Testing the feasibility of a culturally tailored breast cancer screening intervention with Native Hawaiian women in rural churches
    Lana Sue I Ka'opua
    Myron B Thompson School of Social Work, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu 96822, USA
    Health Soc Work 36:55-65. 2011
    ..This article may be relevant to social workers interested in culturally responsive, community-based interventions and to researchers conducting pilot studies and controlled trials of interventions adapted from evidence-based programs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving integration and coordination of funding, technical assistance, and reporting/data collection: recommendations from CDC and USAPI stakeholders
    Lana Sue I Ka'opua
    University of Hawai i, Myron B Thompson School of Social Work, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 17:185-97. 2011
    ..This article focuses on recommendations for improving coordination and integration in three core areas of health services programming: funding, program reporting/data collection and analysis, and technical assistance...
  8. ncbi request reprint Adaptation to long-term prostate cancer survival: the perspective of elderly Asian/Pacific Islander wives
    Lana Sue I Ka'opua
    Cancer Research Center of Hawai i, University of Hawai i, Honolulu 96813, USA
    Health Soc Work 30:145-54. 2005
    ..Issues are highlighted for consideration in developing culturally relevant, age-appropriate, and strengths-based interventions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving integration and coordination of funding, technical assistance, and reporting/data collection: recommendations from CDC and USAPI stakeholders
    Lana Sue I Ka'opua
    University of Hawai i, Myron B Thompson School of Social Work, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 16:30-40. 2010
    ..This article focuses on recommendations for improving coordination and integration in three core areas of health services programming: funding, program reporting/data collection and analysis, and technical assistance...
  10. ncbi request reprint Training community practitioners in a research intervention: practice examples at the intersection of cancer, Western science, and native Hawaiian healing
    Lana Sue I Ka'opua
    Cancer Research Center of Hawai i, University of Hawai i, Honolulu, 96813, USA
    Cancer Control 10:5-12. 2003
    ..In-service training may bolster competence; however, practitioners may have difficulty in adhering to protocols for different reasons, and individualized clinical supervision and cultural consultation may be helpful in some situations...