Tung T Nguyen

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B awareness, knowledge, and screening among Asian Americans
    Tung T Nguyen
    Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project and UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Cancer Educ 22:266-72. 2007
  2. pmc Factors influencing physicians' screening behavior for liver cancer among high-risk patients
    Tung T Nguyen
    Suc Khoe La Vang Health is Gold, Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:523-6. 2007
  3. pmc Cardiovascular risk factors and knowledge of symptoms among Vietnamese Americans
    Tung T Nguyen
    Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, Box 0320, UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:238-43. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Community-based participatory research increases cervical cancer screening among Vietnamese-Americans
    Tung T Nguyen
    Suc Khoe La Vang Health is Gold Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project and the Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:31-54. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Papanicolaou testing among Vietnamese Americans: results of a multifaceted intervention
    Tung T Nguyen
    Suc Khoe La Vang Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco, California 94143 0320, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:1-9. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Breast cancer screening among Vietnamese Americans: a randomized controlled trial of lay health worker outreach
    Tung T Nguyen
    Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:306-13. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Smoking susceptibility and attitudes toward smoking among Chinese and Vietnamese American adolescents
    Tung T Nguyen
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0320, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 6:167-81. 2007
  8. pmc A pilot study of lay health worker outreach and colorectal cancer screening among Chinese Americans
    Tung T Nguyen
    University of California, San Francisco, 44 Page Street, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:405-12. 2010
  9. pmc Factors associated with hepatitis B testing among Vietnamese Americans
    Tung T Nguyen
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:694-700. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Influenza and pneumococcal vaccination rates among Vietnamese, Asian, and non-Hispanic white Americans
    Nicholas A Daniels
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 1701 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:370-6. 2010

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B awareness, knowledge, and screening among Asian Americans
    Tung T Nguyen
    Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project and UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Cancer Educ 22:266-72. 2007
    ..Due to the high prevalence of hepatitis B, Asian Americans have high rates of liver cancer. Screening for hepatitis B leads to monitoring and treatment and prevent further infection through vaccination of contacts...
  2. pmc Factors influencing physicians' screening behavior for liver cancer among high-risk patients
    Tung T Nguyen
    Suc Khoe La Vang Health is Gold, Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:523-6. 2007
    ..Little is known about physicians' screening patterns for liver cancer despite its rising incidence...
  3. pmc Cardiovascular risk factors and knowledge of symptoms among Vietnamese Americans
    Tung T Nguyen
    Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, Box 0320, UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:238-43. 2009
    ..There are few population-based studies of cardiovascular risk factors, knowledge, and related behaviors among Vietnamese Americans...
  4. ncbi request reprint Community-based participatory research increases cervical cancer screening among Vietnamese-Americans
    Tung T Nguyen
    Suc Khoe La Vang Health is Gold Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project and the Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:31-54. 2006
    ..Community-based participatory research is feasible and effective in Vietnamese-American communities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Papanicolaou testing among Vietnamese Americans: results of a multifaceted intervention
    Tung T Nguyen
    Suc Khoe La Vang Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco, California 94143 0320, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:1-9. 2006
    ..Vietnamese-American women have the highest incidence of cervical cancer of any ethnic group, and they underutilize Papanicolaou (Pap) tests...
  6. doi request reprint Breast cancer screening among Vietnamese Americans: a randomized controlled trial of lay health worker outreach
    Tung T Nguyen
    Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:306-13. 2009
    ..Vietnamese-American women underutilize breast cancer screening...
  7. doi request reprint Smoking susceptibility and attitudes toward smoking among Chinese and Vietnamese American adolescents
    Tung T Nguyen
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0320, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 6:167-81. 2007
    ..S. birthplace, and the acceptance and psychosocial scales were associated with smoking. Smoking prevention efforts targeting Chinese and Vietnamese American adolescents should focus on gender, birthplace, peer smoking, and attitudes...
  8. pmc A pilot study of lay health worker outreach and colorectal cancer screening among Chinese Americans
    Tung T Nguyen
    University of California, San Francisco, 44 Page Street, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:405-12. 2010
    ..0% at baseline to 55.7% for fecal occult blood tests, 7.1% for sigmoidoscopy, and 7.1% for colonoscopy. LHW outreach is feasible and may be effective in promoting CRC screening among Chinese Americans...
  9. pmc Factors associated with hepatitis B testing among Vietnamese Americans
    Tung T Nguyen
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:694-700. 2010
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  10. doi request reprint Influenza and pneumococcal vaccination rates among Vietnamese, Asian, and non-Hispanic white Americans
    Nicholas A Daniels
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 1701 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:370-6. 2010
    ..We compared influenza and pneumococcal vaccination rates among eligible Asian Americans and white Americans, and for Vietnamese Americans as a subgroup, and assessed factors associated with these vaccinations...
  11. pmc Integrating theory into community interventions to reduce liver cancer disparities: The Health Behavior Framework
    Roshan Bastani
    School of Public Health, and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Prev Med 50:63-7. 2010
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  12. pmc Highlights/best practices of San Francisco's Asian American Network for Cancer Awareness, Research, and Training (AANCART)
    Stephen J McPhee
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94102, USA
    Cancer 104:2920-5. 2005
    ..It also aims to build the research capability of those serving the Chinese community through a health plan...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychographic segments based on attitudes about smoking and lifestyle among Vietnamese-American adolescents
    Pamela M Ling
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1390, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:51-60. 2007
    ..Tobacco marketing campaigns target distinct psychographic segments of the population. We describe psychographic segments among Vietnamese-American youth and their relationship to smoking behavior...
  14. pmc Predictors of cervical Pap smear screening awareness, intention, and receipt among Vietnamese-American women
    Tung T Nguyen
    Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94102, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:207-14. 2002
    ..We evaluated factors associated with awareness of the Pap test, intention to obtain it, and its receipt in Vietnamese-American women...
  15. pmc Theoretically informed correlates of hepatitis B knowledge among four Asian groups: the health behavior framework
    Annette E Maxwell
    School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 13:1687-92. 2012
    ..The present analysis examined relationships among Health Behavior Framework factors across four Asian American groups to advance the development of theory-based interventions for HBV testing in at-risk populations...
  16. pmc Individual and family factors associated with intention to quit among male Vietnamese American smokers: implications for intervention development
    Janice Y Tsoh
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Addict Behav 36:294-301. 2011
    ..Findings underscore the importance of designing strategic interventions that meet the needs of smokers at both individual and family levels to promote quit intention and to facilitate successful quitting in this population...
  17. doi request reprint Healthy colon, healthy life: a novel colorectal cancer screening intervention
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:1-14. 2010
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) screening rates are increasing, but they are still low, particularly in ethnic minority groups. In many resource-poor settings, fecal occult blood test (FOBT) is the main screening option...
  18. ncbi request reprint Increasing Vietnamese-American physicians' knowledge of cervical cancer and Pap testing: impact of continuing medical education programs
    Ky Q Lai
    Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 95128, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:S122-7. 2004
    ..Results suggest that CME seminars can significantly increase Vietnamese physicians' knowledge about cervical cancer diagnosis and treatment...
  19. pmc Constructing a theoretically based set of measures for liver cancer control research studies
    Annette E Maxwell
    School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Prev Med 50:68-73. 2010
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe the first steps in the process of constructing a theoretically based set of measures that is currently used in three trials to reduce liver cancer disparities...
  20. pmc Smoking behaviors among immigrant Asian Americans: rules for smoke-free homes
    Elisa K Tong
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:64-7. 2008
    ..Asian immigrants in California are significantly more likely than their counterparts in Asia to have quit smoking. Smoke-free environments may mediate this acculturation effect because such environments are not widespread in Asia...
  21. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of smoking progression in Chinese and Vietnamese American adolescents
    Celia P Kaplan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 9:335-41. 2008
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  22. ncbi request reprint Validation of recall of breast and cervical cancer screening by women in an ethnically diverse population
    Stephen J McPhee
    Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94102, USA
    Prev Med 35:463-73. 2002
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Provider knowledge and practice regarding hepatitis B screening in Chinese-speaking patients
    Cindy J Lai
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco94143, USA
    J Cancer Educ 22:37-41. 2007
    ..The extent to which academic general medicine providers screen Chinese-speaking patients for hepatitis B virus (HBV) is not known...
  24. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity, language, specialty care, and quality of diabetes care
    Tung T Nguyen
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:65-71. 2007
    ..To investigate ethnicity, language, specialty care, and quality of diabetes care in one medical center...
  25. pmc Effective lay health worker outreach and media-based education for promoting cervical cancer screening among Vietnamese American women
    Jeremiah Mock
    Department of Anthropology, History and Social Medicine and the Center for Health and Community at the University of California, San Francisco 94102, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1693-700. 2007
    ..We sought to promote cervical cancer screening among Vietnamese American women in Santa Clara County, Calif...
  26. pmc Participation of Asian-American women in cancer chemoprevention research: physician perspectives
    Tung T Nguyen
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Cancer 104:3006-14. 2005
    ..Efforts to increase research participation among Asian Americans should include physician education and linguistically appropriate recruitment efforts...
  27. ncbi request reprint Adult immunization in university-based primary care and specialty practices
    Nicholas A Daniels
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Universtiy of California at San Francisco, 94115, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1007-12. 2004
    ..With the exception of Russian immigrants, the study did not find that racial and ethnic minorities had lower rates of vaccination than whites...
  28. pmc Patient-provider communication in cancer screening
    Tung T Nguyen
    J Gen Intern Med 18:402-3. 2003

Research Grants2

  1. Lay Health Workers and Colorectal Cancer Screening Among Chinese Americans
    Tung Nguyen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The findings of this project will greatly expand understanding about effective and culturally appropriate cancer health promotion among ethnic minority communities. ..
  2. Lay Health Workers and Colorectal Cancer Screening Among Chinese Americans
    Tung T Nguyen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The findings of this project will greatly expand understanding about effective and culturally appropriate cancer health promotion among ethnic minority communities. ..