David L Mount
Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
- Factors influencing enrollment of African Americans in the Look AHEAD trialDavid L Mount
Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
Clin Trials 9:80-9. 2012..We used the experience from the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) trial screening process to examine the differential impact eligibility criteria had on the enrollment of African Americans compared to other volunteers...
- Diabetes and adverse mental health among African AmericansDavid L Mount
Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
N C Med J 72:400-1. 2011..Concern about safe insulin prescribing and administration is raised, and the importance of integrated physical and mental health care in the prevention and control of diabetes is highlighted...
- Preliminary findings exploring the social determinants of Black males' lay health perspectivesDavid L Mount
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
Am J Mens Health 6:71-9. 2012..The term Tired Black Male Health syndrome was coined in the forum. Implications of these findings are discussed in the context of culturally relevant strategies for improving Black male community health engagement...
- Is ApoE epsilon4 associated with cognitive functioning in African Americans diagnosed with Alzheimer Disease? An exploratory studyDavid L Mount
Department of Internal Medicine, Section on General Internal Medicine, and the Maya Angelou Center on Health Equity, and Hypertension and Vascular Center Wake Forest University Health Science, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
South Med J 102:890-3. 2009..The aim of this exploratory study was to examine whether the presence of ApoE epsilon4 is associated with cognitive performance in African American AD patients...
- Emergency department patients self-report higher patient inertia, hopelessness, and harmful lifestyle choices than community counterpartsJaNae Joyner
The Consortium for Southeastern Hypertension Control COSEHC, PO Box 5097, Winston Salem, NC 27113 5097, USA
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 14:828-35. 2012..These factors may contribute to this population's poor BP control, particularly self-efficacy barriers...
- Constructing common cohorts from trials with overlapping eligibility criteria: implications for comparing effect sizes between trialsDavid L Mount
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
Clin Trials 6:416-29. 2009..Comparing findings from separate trials is necessary to choose among treatment options, however differences among study cohorts may impede these comparisons...
- Self-reported influences of hopelessness, health literacy, lifestyle action, and patient inertia on blood pressure control in a hypertensive emergency department populationJaNae Joyner-Grantham
Consortium for Southeastern Hypertension Control, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27113 5097, USA
Am J Med Sci 338:368-72. 2009..This approach, termed patient inertia (PtInert), is defined as an individual's failure to take responsibility for health conditions and proactive change...