Roberto B Vargas

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Community-partnered approaches to enhance chronic kidney disease awareness, prevention, and early intervention
    Roberto B Vargas
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 15:153-61. 2008
  2. pmc Patient education integrated with acupuncture for relief of cancer-related fatigue randomized controlled feasibility study
    Michael F Johnston
    UCLA Center for East West Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, LA, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:49. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Evolving trends in medical care-coordination for patients with HIV and AIDS
    Roberto B Vargas
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, 911 Broxton Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 3:149-53. 2006
  4. pmc Can a chronic care model collaborative reduce heart disease risk in patients with diabetes?
    Roberto B Vargas
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:215-22. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Characteristics of the original patient navigation programs to reduce disparities in the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer
    Roberto B Vargas
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Cancer 113:426-33. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Health insurance status and hypertension monitoring and control in the United States
    O Kenrik Duru
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California
    Am J Hypertens 20:348-53. 2007
  7. pmc The neighborhood food resource environment and the health of residents with chronic conditions: the food resource environment and the health of residents
    Arleen F Brown
    UCLA Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1137-44. 2008
  8. pmc High prevalence of stage 3 chronic kidney disease in older adults despite normal serum creatinine
    O Kenrik Duru
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:86-92. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in utilization of health services in patients with diabetes enrolled in medicaid
    Roberto B Vargas
    General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, UCLA School of Medicine, California, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 15:562-75. 2004

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Community-partnered approaches to enhance chronic kidney disease awareness, prevention, and early intervention
    Roberto B Vargas
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 15:153-61. 2008
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  2. pmc Patient education integrated with acupuncture for relief of cancer-related fatigue randomized controlled feasibility study
    Michael F Johnston
    UCLA Center for East West Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, LA, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:49. 2011
    ..Cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is a prominent clinical problem. There are calls for multi-modal interventions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evolving trends in medical care-coordination for patients with HIV and AIDS
    Roberto B Vargas
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, 911 Broxton Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 3:149-53. 2006
    ..We will conclude with a discussion of the implications and important areas for further investigations on this topic...
  4. pmc Can a chronic care model collaborative reduce heart disease risk in patients with diabetes?
    Roberto B Vargas
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:215-22. 2007
    ..There is a need to identify effective practical interventions to decrease cardiovascular disease risk in patients with diabetes...
  5. doi request reprint Characteristics of the original patient navigation programs to reduce disparities in the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer
    Roberto B Vargas
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Cancer 113:426-33. 2008
    ..In the current study, the authors present an in-depth descriptive analysis of the original patient navigation programs to inform current and future program development...
  6. ncbi request reprint Health insurance status and hypertension monitoring and control in the United States
    O Kenrik Duru
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California
    Am J Hypertens 20:348-53. 2007
    ..In this study, we examined whether insurance status (private, Medicare, Medicaid, no insurance) was associated with the odds of blood pressure (BP) monitoring and control...
  7. pmc The neighborhood food resource environment and the health of residents with chronic conditions: the food resource environment and the health of residents
    Arleen F Brown
    UCLA Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1137-44. 2008
    ..Residence in disadvantaged neighborhoods is associated with poorer access to healthy foods...
  8. pmc High prevalence of stage 3 chronic kidney disease in older adults despite normal serum creatinine
    O Kenrik Duru
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:86-92. 2009
    ..Serum creatinine is commonly used to diagnose chronic kidney disease (CKD), but may underestimate CKD in older adults when compared with using glomerular filtration rates (eGFR). The magnitude of this underestimation is not clearly defined...
  9. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in utilization of health services in patients with diabetes enrolled in medicaid
    Roberto B Vargas
    General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, UCLA School of Medicine, California, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 15:562-75. 2004
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