Tetine Sentell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hawaii
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Potentially Preventable Hospitalizations for Congestive Heart Failure Among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Hawai'i
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, 1960 East West Road, Biomed T102, Honolulu, HI, 96822, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 17:1289-97. 2015
  2. pmc Maternal quality and safety outcomes for Asians and Pacific Islanders in Hawai'i: an observational study from five years of statewide data
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, 1960 East West Road, Biomed T102, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:298. 2014
  3. pmc The influence of community and individual health literacy on self-reported health status
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, 1960 East West Road, Biomed D104 G, Honolulu, HI, 96821, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:298-304. 2014
  4. pmc Comparison of potentially preventable hospitalizations related to diabetes among Native Hawaiian, Chinese, Filipino, and Japanese elderly compared with whites, Hawai'i, December 2006-December 2010
    Tetine L Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E123. 2013
  5. pmc Health literacy, health communication challenges, and cancer screening among rural native Hawaiian and Filipino women
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai i, 1960 East West Road, BIOMED, D 104, Honolulu, HI, 96822, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:325-34. 2013
  6. pmc Low health literacy, limited English proficiency, and health status in Asians, Latinos, and other racial/ethnic groups in California
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai i, 1960 East West Road, BIOMED, D 104, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    J Health Commun 17:82-99. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Implications for reform: survey of California adults suggests low health literacy predicts likelihood of being uninsured
    Tetine Sentell
    John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:1039-48. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Low health literacy and poor health status in Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Hawai'i
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawai i 96822, USA
    J Health Commun 16:279-94. 2011
  9. pmc Colorectal cancer screening: low health literacy and limited English proficiency among Asians and Whites in California
    Tetine Sentell
    a Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i, Honolulu, Hawai i, USA
    J Health Commun 18:242-55. 2013
  10. pmc Disparities in hospitalizations among HIV positive individuals for Native Hawaiians and Asians compared to Whites in Hawai'i
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI TLS
    Hawaii J Med Public Health 73:308-14. 2014

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Potentially Preventable Hospitalizations for Congestive Heart Failure Among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Hawai'i
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, 1960 East West Road, Biomed T102, Honolulu, HI, 96822, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 17:1289-97. 2015
    ..High preventable CHF hospitalization rates are seen in some Asian and Pacific Islander groups, especially Native Hawaiians and Filipinos, who have these hospitalizations at younger ages than other studied groups...
  2. pmc Maternal quality and safety outcomes for Asians and Pacific Islanders in Hawai'i: an observational study from five years of statewide data
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, 1960 East West Road, Biomed T102, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:298. 2014
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  3. pmc The influence of community and individual health literacy on self-reported health status
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, 1960 East West Road, Biomed D104 G, Honolulu, HI, 96821, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:298-304. 2014
    ..Community-level health literacy may also impact individual health, yet limited research has simultaneously considered the influence of individual and community health literacy on individual health...
  4. pmc Comparison of potentially preventable hospitalizations related to diabetes among Native Hawaiian, Chinese, Filipino, and Japanese elderly compared with whites, Hawai'i, December 2006-December 2010
    Tetine L Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E123. 2013
    ..We examined racial/ethnic differences in diabetes-related potentially preventable hospitalizations (DRPH) among people aged 65 years or older for Japanese, Chinese, Filipinos, Native Hawaiians, and whites...
  5. pmc Health literacy, health communication challenges, and cancer screening among rural native Hawaiian and Filipino women
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai i, 1960 East West Road, BIOMED, D 104, Honolulu, HI, 96822, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:325-34. 2013
    ..Findings are discussed in light of the 2010 National Action Plan for Health Literacy...
  6. pmc Low health literacy, limited English proficiency, and health status in Asians, Latinos, and other racial/ethnic groups in California
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai i, 1960 East West Road, BIOMED, D 104, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    J Health Commun 17:82-99. 2012
    ..Limited English proficiency may carry greater health risk than low health literacy, though important racial/ethnic variations exist...
  7. doi request reprint Implications for reform: survey of California adults suggests low health literacy predicts likelihood of being uninsured
    Tetine Sentell
    John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:1039-48. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Low health literacy and poor health status in Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Hawai'i
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawai i 96822, USA
    J Health Commun 16:279-94. 2011
    ..The design and relevance of health literacy interventions, as well as the pathways that link health literacy to health status, may vary by race/ethnicity, culture, and health outcomes...
  9. pmc Colorectal cancer screening: low health literacy and limited English proficiency among Asians and Whites in California
    Tetine Sentell
    a Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i, Honolulu, Hawai i, USA
    J Health Commun 18:242-55. 2013
    ..Health literacy is associated with CRC screening, but English proficiency is also critical to consider. Asians with both LEP and LHL appear particularly vulnerable to cancer screening disparities. ..
  10. pmc Disparities in hospitalizations among HIV positive individuals for Native Hawaiians and Asians compared to Whites in Hawai'i
    Tetine Sentell
    Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI TLS
    Hawaii J Med Public Health 73:308-14. 2014
    ..Disparities appear to exist in hospitalizations among HIV positive individuals for Native Hawaiians and Asian subgroups. Further research is warranted to investigate the reasons for these health disparities. ..
  11. doi request reprint Younger and Sicker: Comparing Micronesians to Other Ethnicities in Hawaii
    Megan Kiyomi Inada Hagiwara
    Megan Kiyomi Inada Hagiwara and Tetine Lynn Sentell are with the Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawaii, Honolulu Jill Miyamura is with the Hawaii Health Information Corporation, Honolulu Seiji Yamada is with the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii
    Am J Public Health 106:485-91. 2016
    ..We compared the age at admission and the severity of illness of hospitalized Micronesians with 3 other racial/ethnic groups in Hawaii...
  12. doi request reprint Maternal risk factors and perinatal outcomes among pacific islander groups in Hawaii: a retrospective cohort study using statewide hospital data
    Ann Lee Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, University of Hawaii, 1319 Punahou Street Suite 824, Honolulu, HI, 96826, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 15:239. 2015
    ..However, data is limited. In order to improve the health of Pacific Islanders, it is essential to better understand differences in obstetric outcomes in this diverse population..
  13. pmc Factors associated with poor glycemic control or wide glycemic variability among diabetes patients in Hawaii, 2006-2009
    Deborah Taira Juarez
    College of Pharmacy, University of Hawaii, 677 Ala Moana Blvd, Ste 1025, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:120065. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to identify factors associated with sustained poor glycemic control, some glycemic variability, and wide glycemic variability among diabetes patients over 3 years...