Nuha A Lackan
Affiliation: University of North Texas
- Ethnic differences in in-hospital place of death among older adults in California: effects of individual and contextual characteristics and medical resource supplyNuha A Lackan
Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Med Care 47:138-45. 2009..To date, no study has investigated the role of both individual characteristics and contextual characteristics, including local health care environments, to explain ethnic differentials in end-of-life care...
- Hospice use by older women dying with breast cancer between 1991 and 1996Nuha A Lackan
Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, Sealy Center on Aging, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, Texas, USA
J Palliat Care 19:49-53. 2003..There were no differences in use by ethnicity. Rates of use varied significantly by geographic area. Future research should further examine why rates of hospice use differ by geographic area and certain patient characteristics...
- Serum carotenoid levels vary by marital statusJim P Stimpson
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of North Texas Health Science Center, 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107 2699, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 107:1581-5. 2007..50 microg/dL [0.31 micromol/L], P=0.05) compared to married women. Our conclusion is that serum carotenoid levels varied by marital status, and widowed men and women were at the greatest risk of low carotenoid levels...