Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- A cross-national comparative perspective on racial inequities in health: the USA versus CanadaA Siddiqi
Carolina Population Center, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education CB 7740, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Room 334A, Rosenau Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
J Epidemiol Community Health 64:29-35. 2010..It was hypothesised that racial inequities will be mitigated in Canada compared with the USA...
- The role of health insurance in explaining immigrant versus non-immigrant disparities in access to health care: comparing the United States to CanadaArjumand Siddiqi
UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
Soc Sci Med 69:1452-9. 2009..S. This study also highlights the usefulness of cross-national comparisons for establishing alternative counterfactuals in studies of disparities in health and health care...
- Parent perceptions of neighborhood stressors are associated with general health and child respiratory health among low-income, urban familiesKelly Quinn
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
J Asthma 47:281-9. 2010..Identifying factors that covary with lower SES and minority-group status-e.g., stress-is important for understanding asthma's social patterning...
- Stress and the city: housing stressors are associated with respiratory health among low socioeconomic status Chicago childrenKelly Quinn
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
J Urban Health 87:688-702. 2010..Interventions to improve asthma outcomes must address individuals' reactions to stress while we seek structural solutions to residential stressors and health inequities...
- Adolescent expectations of early death predict young adult socioeconomic statusQuynh C Nguyen
Department of Epidemiology, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Soc Sci Med 74:1452-60. 2012..Anticipation of an early death is prevalent among adolescents and predictive of lower future socioeconomic status. Low PSE reported early in life may be a marker for worse health trajectories...