Isabel C Scarinci

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Human papillomavirus genotypes detected in clinician-collected and self-collected specimens from women living in the Mississippi Delta
    Philip E Castle
    Global Cancer Imitative, Chestertown, MD, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 13:5. 2013
  2. pmc Development of a theory-based (PEN-3 and Health Belief Model), culturally relevant intervention on cervical cancer prevention among Latina immigrants using intervention mapping
    Isabel C Scarinci
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Preventive Medicine, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    Health Promot Pract 13:29-40. 2012
  3. pmc Acceptability and usability of self-collected sampling for HPV testing among African-American women living in the Mississippi Delta
    Isabel C Scarinci
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Preventive Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Womens Health Issues 23:e123-30. 2013
  4. pmc Design and evaluation of a theory-based, culturally relevant outreach model for breast and cervical cancer screening for Latina immigrants
    Kari White
    Health Care Organization and Policy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Ethn Dis 22:274-80. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint An examination of acceptability of HPV vaccination among African American women and Latina immigrants
    Isabel C Scarinci
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:1224-33. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Cervical cancer screening preferences among African American women in the Mississippi Delta
    Allison G Litton
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Preventive Medicine, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 24:46-55. 2013
  7. doi request reprint A successful guide in understanding Latino immigrant patients: an aid for health care professionals
    Allison A McGuire
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Fam Community Health 35:76-84. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on barriers and facilitators to minority recruitment for clinical trials among cancer center leaders, investigators, research staff, and referring clinicians: enhancing minority participation in clinical trials (EMPaCT)
    Raegan W Durant
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    Cancer 120:1097-105. 2014
  9. pmc Patterns of blunt use among rural young adult African-American men
    Catherine F Sinclair
    Division of Otolaryngology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0012, USA
    Am J Prev Med 42:61-4. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Contraceptive knowledge and use among low-income Hispanic immigrant women and non-Hispanic women
    Isabel C Garcés-Palacio
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Contraception 77:270-5. 2008

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Publications22

  1. pmc Human papillomavirus genotypes detected in clinician-collected and self-collected specimens from women living in the Mississippi Delta
    Philip E Castle
    Global Cancer Imitative, Chestertown, MD, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 13:5. 2013
    ..The aim of this analysis was to report the age-specific prevalence of HPV in this population...
  2. pmc Development of a theory-based (PEN-3 and Health Belief Model), culturally relevant intervention on cervical cancer prevention among Latina immigrants using intervention mapping
    Isabel C Scarinci
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Preventive Medicine, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    Health Promot Pract 13:29-40. 2012
    ..IM was a helpful tool in the development of a theory-based, culturally relevant intervention addressing primary and secondary prevention among Latina immigrants...
  3. pmc Acceptability and usability of self-collected sampling for HPV testing among African-American women living in the Mississippi Delta
    Isabel C Scarinci
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Preventive Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Womens Health Issues 23:e123-30. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Design and evaluation of a theory-based, culturally relevant outreach model for breast and cervical cancer screening for Latina immigrants
    Kari White
    Health Care Organization and Policy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Ethn Dis 22:274-80. 2012
    ..In this article we describe the design and implementation of a theory-based (PEN-3) outreach program to promote breast and cervical cancer screening to Latina immigrants, and evaluate the program's effectiveness...
  5. ncbi request reprint An examination of acceptability of HPV vaccination among African American women and Latina immigrants
    Isabel C Scarinci
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:1224-33. 2007
    ..This study examined the acceptability of preventive human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination among Latina immigrants and African American women through eight focus groups (n = 55, 28 Latinas and 27 African Americans)...
  6. doi request reprint Cervical cancer screening preferences among African American women in the Mississippi Delta
    Allison G Litton
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Preventive Medicine, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 24:46-55. 2013
    ..Alternative strategies must be considered when targeting the under-screened to reduce the burden of cervical cancer...
  7. doi request reprint A successful guide in understanding Latino immigrant patients: an aid for health care professionals
    Allison A McGuire
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Fam Community Health 35:76-84. 2012
    ..Such multimedia training may be a promising approach to improving health care with Latino immigrants in the United States...
  8. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on barriers and facilitators to minority recruitment for clinical trials among cancer center leaders, investigators, research staff, and referring clinicians: enhancing minority participation in clinical trials (EMPaCT)
    Raegan W Durant
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    Cancer 120:1097-105. 2014
    ..Therefore, the authors assessed the perspectives of cancer center clinical and research personnel on barriers and facilitators to minority recruitment...
  9. pmc Patterns of blunt use among rural young adult African-American men
    Catherine F Sinclair
    Division of Otolaryngology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0012, USA
    Am J Prev Med 42:61-4. 2012
    ..Previous studies have suggested that blunt use is more common among blacks, older teens, and men. However, data pertaining to blunt use in non-adolescent African-American populations are scarce...
  10. doi request reprint Contraceptive knowledge and use among low-income Hispanic immigrant women and non-Hispanic women
    Isabel C Garcés-Palacio
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Contraception 77:270-5. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of tobacco use and associated factors among women in Paraná State, Brazil]
    Isabel C Scarinci
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Cad Saude Publica 28:1450-8. 2012
    ..41; 95%CI: 0.22-0.87). The results confirm the need for tobacco control programs that take gender and regional differences into account...
  12. pmc Cervical cancer prevention: new tools and old barriers
    Isabel C Scarinci
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 4410, USA
    Cancer 116:2531-42. 2010
    ..The goal was to inform future research and outreach efforts to reduce the burden of cervical cancer in underserved populations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Contribution of health care coverage in cervical cancer screening follow-up: findings from a cross-sectional study in Colombia
    Isabel C Garcés-Palacio
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 20:1232-9. 2010
    ..To determine the role of health care coverage (HCC) in follow-up of cervical cancer screening (seeking Papanicolaou test results and follow-up when abnormal results were found) among Colombian women...
  14. pmc Planning and implementation of a participatory evaluation strategy: a viable approach in the evaluation of community-based participatory programs addressing cancer disparities
    Isabel C Scarinci
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Preventive Medicine, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    Eval Program Plann 32:221-8. 2009
    ..Despite the challenges, we offer a viable approach to evaluation of CBPR programs focusing on cancer disparities...
  15. pmc Strategies for achieving healthy energy balance among African Americans in the Mississippi Delta
    Groesbeck P Parham
    Department of Medicine Room 126, Bevill Research Bldg, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A97. 2007
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  16. doi request reprint Vaginal douching among Latina immigrants
    Katherine S Redding
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:274-82. 2010
    ..Factors associated with douching in this population vary from those in other U.S. populations and, therefore, it needs to be addressed in a culturally appropriate manner...
  17. ncbi request reprint The association between income, education, and experiences of discrimination in older African American and European American patients
    Jewell H Halanych
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:223-9. 2011
    ..In this study, we describe the associations of discrimination with income and education in elderly African Americans (AA) and European Americans (EA)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Sociocultural factors associated with cigarette smoking among women in Brazilian worksites: a qualitative study
    Isabel C Scarinci
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Health Promot Int 22:146-54. 2007
    ..There are specific contextual factors that contribute to smoking initiation/cessation among women in Brazilian worksites which have important clinical, research and policy implications...
  19. pmc Is there a role for community health workers in tobacco cessation programs? Perceptions of administrators and health care professionals
    Lorna Bittencourt
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:626-31. 2014
    ..This study examined the perceptions of administrators and health care professionals regarding the actual and potential role(s) of CHWs in a tobacco cessation program (TCP) within a universal health care system...
  20. doi request reprint Exploring barriers and facilitators to clinical trial enrollment in the context of sickle cell anemia and hydroxyurea
    Jeffrey D Lebensburger
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:1333-7. 2013
    ..To limit the early cessation of a proposed clinical trial due to low accrual rates, we sought to better understand barriers and facilitators to enrolling parents of children with sickle cell anemia (SCD) into clinical trials...
  21. pmc Social support among African Americans with heart failure: is there a role for community health advisors?
    Raegan W Durant
    University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Heart Lung 42:19-25. 2013
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  22. ncbi request reprint An examination of sociocultural factors associated with health and health care seeking among Latina immigrants
    Isabel C Garces
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue South, MT 631, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 8:377-85. 2006
    ....