S M Manson

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Affiliation: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Access, relevance, and control in the research process: lessons from Indian country
    Spero M Manson
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Nighthorse Campbell Native Health Building, Mail Stop F800, P O Box 6508, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    J Aging Health 16:58S-77S. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Extending the boundaries, bridging the gaps: crafting Mental Health: Culture, Race, and Ethnicity, a Supplement to the Surgeon General's Report on Mental Health
    Spero M Manson
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Health Services Center, Aurora 80045 0508, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 27:395-408. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Enhancing American Indian and Alaska Native health research: a multi-faceted challenge
    Spero M Manson
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    J Interprof Care 21:31-9. 2007
  4. pmc Social epidemiology of trauma among 2 American Indian reservation populations
    Spero M Manson
    American Indian Program, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora 80045 0508, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:851-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Mental health services for American Indians and Alaska Natives: need, use, and barriers to effective care
    S M Manson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado, Denver 80220, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 45:617-26. 2000
  6. pmc Personal journeys, professional paths: persistence in navigating the crossroads of a research career
    Spero M Manson
    Centers for American Indian and Alaska Nativev Health, School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Mail Stop F800, PO Box 6508, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S20-5. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Utilization of alcohol, drug, and mental health treatment services among American Indian adolescent detainees
    D K Novins
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80220, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:1102-8. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Unmet needs for substance abuse and mental health services among Northern Plains American Indian adolescents
    D K Novins
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80220, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 51:1045-7. 2000
  9. pmc Childhood exposure to adversity and risk of substance-use disorder in two American Indian populations: the meditational role of early substance-use initiation
    Nancy Rumbaugh Whitesell
    Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Health, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:971-81. 2009
  10. pmc Health-related quality of life and help seeking among American Indians with diabetes and hypertension
    Luohua Jiang
    Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Health, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Qual Life Res 18:709-18. 2009

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Publications63

  1. ncbi request reprint Access, relevance, and control in the research process: lessons from Indian country
    Spero M Manson
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Nighthorse Campbell Native Health Building, Mail Stop F800, P O Box 6508, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    J Aging Health 16:58S-77S. 2004
    ..To illustrate successful strategies in working with American Indian (AI) and Alaska Native (AN) communities in aging and health research by emphasizing access, local relevance, and decision-making processes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Extending the boundaries, bridging the gaps: crafting Mental Health: Culture, Race, and Ethnicity, a Supplement to the Surgeon General's Report on Mental Health
    Spero M Manson
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Health Services Center, Aurora 80045 0508, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 27:395-408. 2003
    ..It describes the sometimes subtle, other times stark differences in assumptions and experience that sprang from disciplinary orientations, investigative methods, institutional affiliations, and personal histories and agendas...
  3. ncbi request reprint Enhancing American Indian and Alaska Native health research: a multi-faceted challenge
    Spero M Manson
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    J Interprof Care 21:31-9. 2007
    ..This paper describes the lessons learned from this recent progress, and highlights opportunities to promote further gains as well as continuing needs in developing our capacity to conduct policy relevant AIAN health research...
  4. pmc Social epidemiology of trauma among 2 American Indian reservation populations
    Spero M Manson
    American Indian Program, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora 80045 0508, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:851-9. 2005
    ..We examined the prevalence of trauma in 2 large American Indian communities in an attempt to describe demographic correlates and to compare findings with a representative sample of the US population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mental health services for American Indians and Alaska Natives: need, use, and barriers to effective care
    S M Manson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado, Denver 80220, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 45:617-26. 2000
    ..These changes may herald similar trends among First Nations people to the immediate north...
  6. pmc Personal journeys, professional paths: persistence in navigating the crossroads of a research career
    Spero M Manson
    Centers for American Indian and Alaska Nativev Health, School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Mail Stop F800, PO Box 6508, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S20-5. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Utilization of alcohol, drug, and mental health treatment services among American Indian adolescent detainees
    D K Novins
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80220, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:1102-8. 1999
    ..To describe the relationship between psychiatric status and the use of alcohol, drug, and mental health (ADM) services among a sample of American Indian (AI) juvenile detainees...
  8. ncbi request reprint Unmet needs for substance abuse and mental health services among Northern Plains American Indian adolescents
    D K Novins
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80220, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 51:1045-7. 2000
    ..Eight of the 25 youths with a psychiatric or substance use diagnosis who did not receive services reported that an adult had recognized a problem...
  9. pmc Childhood exposure to adversity and risk of substance-use disorder in two American Indian populations: the meditational role of early substance-use initiation
    Nancy Rumbaugh Whitesell
    Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Health, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:971-81. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc Health-related quality of life and help seeking among American Indians with diabetes and hypertension
    Luohua Jiang
    Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Health, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Qual Life Res 18:709-18. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Childhood abuse and later parenting outcomes in two American Indian tribes
    Anne M Libby
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 32:195-211. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship of childhood physical and sexual abuse with reported parenting satisfaction and parenting role impairment later in life among American Indians (AIs)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Commentary: quality of alcohol, drug, and mental health services for American Indian children and adolescents
    D K Novins
    Faculty of the National Center for American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80210
    Am J Med Qual 15:148-56. 2000
    ..We then consider the implications of these studies for improving the quality of care as well as its measurement and monitoring...
  13. ncbi request reprint An economic evaluation of telehealth data collection with rural populations
    Jay H Shore
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Mail Stop F800, P O Box 6508, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:830-5. 2007
    ..This study compared direct costs of conducting structured clinical interviews via real-time interactive videoconferencing (known as telehealth) versus standard in-person methods with American Indians in rural locations...
  14. ncbi request reprint A program of research on spirituality and American Indian alcohol use
    Paul Spicer
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    South Med J 100:430-2. 2007
    ..We then close with some speculation about possible next steps in this research program to address what remains one of the most compelling sources of health disparities in the first nations of the United States...
  15. ncbi request reprint Traumatic brain injury and mental health among two American Indian populations
    Lonnie A Nelson
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 22:105-12. 2007
    ..Describes prevalence of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and associated neuropsychiatric problems among two American Indian (AI) communities...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment, psychiatric disorders, and problematic behaviors in a tribal nursing home
    Lori L Jervis
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Nighthorse Campbell Native Health Building, Room 349, PO Box 6508, Mail Stop F800, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    J Aging Health 19:260-74. 2007
    ..Residents' cognitive, psychiatric, and behavioral statuses were examined as part of a larger study of care in a nursing home (NH) owned and operated by a Northern Plains American Indian tribe...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cultural aspects of telepsychiatry
    Jay H Shore
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, 80045, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 12:116-21. 2006
    ..Future research should examine the effect of telepsychiatry on patient-provider relationships, patient attitudes towards care and, most importantly, patient outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Disparities in drug use and disorder: comparison of two American Indian reservation communities and a national sample
    Nancy Rumbaugh Whitesell
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 77:131-41. 2007
    ..Findings suggest that disparities in drug use and disorder are complex, characterized by important variations across diverse American Indian tribal cultures...
  19. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic reliability of telepsychiatry in American Indian veterans
    Jay H Shore
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Nighthorse Campbell Native Health Building, Mail Stop F800, P O Box 6508, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:115-8. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Illicit peyote use among American Indian adolescents in substance abuse treatment: a preliminary investigation
    Alexandra Fickenscher
    National Center for American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Health Science Center, Aurora, Colorado 80045 0508, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 41:1139-54. 2006
    ..The results of this exploratory study suggest that illicit peyote use is uncommon among AI adolescents with serious substance abuse problems...
  21. ncbi request reprint Suboptimal pharmacotherapy in a tribal nursing home
    Lori L Jervis
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:1-7. 2007
    ..NH residents tend to be older, suffer from multiple conditions, and take numerous medications, increasing their risk of serious complications. This article examines pharmacotherapy in a rural, tribally owned NH...
  22. pmc Marijuana initiation in 2 American Indian reservation communities: comparison with a national sample
    Nancy Rumbaugh Whitesell
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1311-8. 2007
    ..We examined disparities in age-related patterns of marijuana initiation in 2 culturally distinct American Indian reservation communities (from the Northern Plains and the Southwest) compared with a national sample...
  23. ncbi request reprint Association between diabetes and mental disorders in two American Indian reservation communities
    Luohua Jiang
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado 80045 0508, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:2228-9. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Trauma-related nightmares among American Indian veterans: views from the dream catcher
    Jay H Shore
    Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Health, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 16:25-38. 2009
    ..In order to improve culturally appropriate care, further research is needed to better understand the frequency, meaning, and context of nightmares in trauma and PTSD for AI populations...
  25. pmc Salivary cortisol among American Indians with and without posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD): gender and alcohol influences
    Mark L Laudenslager
    University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, UCD and HSC Mail Code A011 09, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 23:658-62. 2009
    ..g., cardiac imaging, medical, dental exams, etc.), or concurrent depression...
  26. doi request reprint Methods for measuring utilization of mental health services in two epidemiologic studies
    Douglas K Novins
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 17:159-73. 2008
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  27. pmc Acceptability of telepsychiatry in American Indians
    Jay H Shore
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado 80045 0508, USA
    Telemed J E Health 14:461-6. 2008
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Telepsychiatry with rural American Indians: issues in civil commitments
    Jay H Shore
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Nighthorse Campbell Native Health Building, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Behav Sci Law 26:287-300. 2008
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  29. ncbi request reprint Stress burden and diabetes in two American Indian reservation communities
    Luohua Jiang
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Denver, MS F800, P O Box 6508, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:427-9. 2008
    ..To examine the association between psychosocial stress and diabetes in two American Indian reservation communities (Northern Plains and Southwest)...
  30. ncbi request reprint The Native Telehealth Outreach and Technical Assistance Program: a community-based approach to the development of multimedia-focused health care information
    Rhonda Wiegman Dick
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Mail Stop F800, PO Box 6508Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 14:49-66. 2007
    ..At the conclusion of the 18-month program period, projects were disseminated throughout rural communities. The NTOTAP staff continues to evaluate the use of these projects and their benefits within the rural communities...
  31. pmc Racial disparities in health status: a comparison of the morbidity among American Indian and U.S. adults with diabetes
    Joan O'Connell
    Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Health, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:1463-70. 2010
    ..American Indians and Alaska Natives are 2.3 times more likely to have diabetes than are individuals in the U.S. general population. The objective of this study was to compare morbidity among American Indian and U.S. adults with diabetes...
  32. ncbi request reprint The influence of community-based participatory research principles on the likelihood of participation in health research in American Indian communities
    Tim D Noe
    University of Colorado Health Science Center, American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:S6-14. 2007
    ..However, to date, no systematic, empiric inquiry has been made into whether CBPR principles might influence an individual's decision to participate in research...
  33. ncbi request reprint Help seeking for substance use problems in two American Indian reservation populations
    Janette Beals
    American Indian Program, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, F800, P O Box 6508, Aurora, Colorado 80045 0508, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:512-20. 2006
    ..This study also sought to understand the correlates of such help seeking, including measures of need, demographic characteristics, spirituality, and ethnic identity...
  34. ncbi request reprint Use of biomedical services and traditional healing options among American Indians: sociodemographic correlates, spirituality, and ethnic identity
    Douglas K Novins
    Med Care 42:670-9. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the use of biomedical services and traditional healing options among a reservation-based sample of American Indians from 2 culturally distinct tribes..
  35. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of DSM-III-R alcohol dependence in two American Indian populations
    Paul Spicer
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, Univesity of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:1785-97. 2003
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Childhood physical and sexual abuse and subsequent alcohol and drug use disorders in two American-Indian tribes
    Anne M Libby
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:74-83. 2004
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Cultural specificity and comparison in psychiatric epidemiology: walking the tightrope in American Indian research
    Janette Beals
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Mail Stop F800, PO Box 6508, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 27:259-89. 2003
    ..A goal of this paper is to challenge those invested in conducting culturally valid epidemiologic work in such populations to better articulate the nature of these efforts...
  38. ncbi request reprint Screening for alcohol abuse among urban Native Americans in a primary care setting
    Jay Shore
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80220, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:757-60. 2002
    ..Further research is warranted to help clinicians detect and treat alcohol abuse in this special population...
  39. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use among American Indian adolescents: protective and risk factors
    Pamela L LeMaster
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80220, USA
    J Adolesc Health 30:426-32. 2002
    ..To determine the prevalence of, and identify protective and risk factors for, current tobacco use among American Indian adolescents...
  40. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder among American Indian Vietnam veterans: disparities and context
    Janette Beals
    Department of Psychiatry, National Center for American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80220, USA
    J Trauma Stress 15:89-97. 2002
    ..Once logistic regressions controlled for differential exposure to war-zone stress, ethnicity was no longer a significant predictor of PTSD...
  41. ncbi request reprint The American Indian veteran and posttraumatic stress disorder: a telehealth assessment and formulation
    Jay H Shore
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 28:231-43. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint Challenges in operationalizing the DSM-IV clinical significance criterion
    Janette Beals
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora 80045 0508, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:1197-207. 2004
    ..The American Indian Service Utilization, Psychiatric Epidemiology, Risk and Protective Factors Project (AI-SUPERPFP) offered a unique opportunity to examine the success of this effort...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of DSM-IV disorders and attendant help-seeking in 2 American Indian reservation populations
    Janette Beals
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:99-108. 2005
    ..The American Indian Service Utilization, Psychiatric Epidemiology, Risk and Protective Factors Project (AI-SUPERPFP) estimated the mental health burden and associated help-seeking in select American Indian reservation communities...
  44. ncbi request reprint Childhood physical and sexual abuse and subsequent depressive and anxiety disorders for two American Indian tribes
    Anne M Libby
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO, USA
    Psychol Med 35:329-40. 2005
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint A developmental model for rural telepsychiatry
    Jay H Shore
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Mail Stop F800, P O Box 6508, Aurora, Colorado 80045 0508, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:976-80. 2005
    ..The model can guide the development of telepsychiatry services for American Indians specifically and rural populations in general...
  46. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of major depressive episode in two American Indian reservation populations: unexpected findings with a structured interview
    Janette Beals
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, MS F800, P O Box 6508, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1713-22. 2005
    ..The prevalence of lifetime and 12-month DSM-III-R major depressive episode was compared between the AI-SUPERPFP and NCS samples...
  47. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of mental disorders and utilization of mental health services in two American Indian reservation populations: mental health disparities in a national context
    Janette Beals
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, MS F800, PO Box 6508, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1723-32. 2005
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Different factor loadings for SF36: the Strong Heart Study and the National Survey of Functional Health Status
    Janette Beals
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, F800, P O Box 6508, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:208-15. 2006
    ..To increase our understanding of the psychometric characteristics and factor structure of the SF36 in older American Indian populations...
  49. pmc Racial disparities in alcohol use: comparison of 2 American Indian reservation populations with national data
    Janette Beals
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1683-5. 2003
  50. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with suicide ideation among American Indian adolescents: does culture matter?
    D K Novins
    National Center for American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver 80220, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 29:332-46. 1999
    ..Suicide prevention and screening programs may be difficult to adapt from one tribe to another...
  51. ncbi request reprint American Indian adolescents in substance abuse treatment: diagnostic status
    Douglas K Novins
    The National Center for American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:275-84. 2006
    ..These diagnostic patterns suggest that emerging practices for treating substance-abusing adolescents that have been developed for use with non-AI adolescents warrant consideration for use with AI youths...
  52. ncbi request reprint Comparative use of biomedical services and traditional healing options by American Indian veterans
    D Gurley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80220, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:68-74. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: When the full array of options is examined, service use functions according to need for health care, but the kind of services used varies according to availability...
  53. ncbi request reprint Latent class analysis of substance use: comparison of two American Indian reservation populations and a national sample
    Nancy R Whitesell
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Nighthorse Campbell Native Health Building, Mail Stop F800, P O Box 6508, Aurora, Colorado 80045 0508, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:32-43. 2006
    ..We sought to identify characteristic patterns of use-both across and within samples-that could be used to inform intervention efforts aimed at reducing disparities...
  54. ncbi request reprint Characteristics associated with reservation travel among urban Native American outpatients
    Dorothy A Rhoades
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, Seattle, WA 98199, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:464-74. 2005
    ..05). This research begins to augment the paucity of information on such travel and its relationship to health status and use of health services among urban AI/ANs...
  55. ncbi request reprint American Indians/Alaska natives and dementia
    Lori L Jervis
    Division of American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Colorado 80220, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 16:S89-95. 2002
    ..It concludes that much work remains to be done on dementia in the Native population, and suggests directions for future research...
  56. ncbi request reprint Traumatic events and alcohol use disorders among American Indian adolescents and young adults
    Alison J Boyd-Ball
    Child and Family Center, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA
    J Trauma Stress 19:937-47. 2006
    ..This study's findings yield important insights into the risks in American Indian adolescents and young adults that may result from early trauma, as well as implications for the timing and possible settings for intervention...
  57. ncbi request reprint Ethnic minority older adults participating in clinical research: developing trust
    Gina Moreno-John
    University of California at San Francisco, 400 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0320, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    J Aging Health 16:93S-123S. 2004
    ..A significant barrier to participation in research is mistrust of the scientific community and institutions. The aims of this article are to discuss the lack of representation of ethnic minorities in clinical research...
  58. ncbi request reprint Health differences among Lumbee Indians using public and private sources of care
    Alfred Bryant
    School of Education, University of North Carolina at Pembroke, Pembroke, NC, USA
    J Rural Health 20:231-6. 2004
    ..It is unknown if their quality of care, health behaviors, and health status vary by source of care, as demonstrated for other populations...
  59. ncbi request reprint Spirituality and attempted suicide among American Indians
    Eva Marie Garroutte
    Department of Sociology, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, 02467, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:1571-9. 2003
    ..These results are consistent with anecdotal reports suggesting the effectiveness of American Indian suicide-prevention programs emphasizing orientations related to cultural spirituality...
  60. pmc Relation between the level of American Indian and Alaska Native diabetes education program services and quality-of-care indicators
    Yvette Roubideaux
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85716, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2079-84. 2008
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Culturally competent research with American Indians and Alaska Natives: findings and recommendations of the first symposium of the work group on American Indian Research and Program Evaluation Methodology
    Joyce Y Caldwell
    First Nations Behavioral Health Association, Babb, MT 59411, USA
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 12:1-21. 2005
    ..We discuss the major findings of the first American Indian Research and Program Evaluation Methodology national symposium, and articulate a set of 20 guiding principles for conducting research and program evaluation...
  62. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of suicidal behaviors among Northern Plains American Indians
    Pamela L LeMaster
    Tri Ethnic Center for Prevention Research, Department of Psychology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:242-54. 2004
    ..Results underscore the importance of effective and acceptable alcohol, drug, and mental health services in reducing the rates of suicidal behaviors in American Indian communities...
  63. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in detainees
    Christine Wilson Duclos
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:127. 2003

Research Grants9

  1. Wounded Spirits, Ailing Hearts: PTSD and CVD in Indians
    Spero Manson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Strategies for preventing PTSD, initiation of early treatment, and the identification of factors that mediate its potentially cardio-toxic effects could reduce morbidity and mortality from CVD. ..