united states indian health service

Summary

Summary: A division of the UNITED STATES PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE that is responsible for the public health and the provision of medical services to native American Indian populations in the United States, primarily those residing on reservation lands.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Comparative use of biomedical services and traditional healing options by American Indian veterans
    D Gurley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80220, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:68-74. 2001
  2. pmc Diabetes outcomes in the Indian health system during the era of the Special Diabetes Program for Indians and the Government Performance and Results Act
    Charlton Wilson
    Indian Health Service, Phoenix Indian Medical Center, 4212 N 16th St, Phoenix, AZ 85016, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1518-22. 2005
  3. ncbi Exploring veteran identity and health services use among Native American veterans
    Nancy D Harada
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Mil Med 170:782-6. 2005
  4. ncbi Preventing amputations from diabetes mellitus: the Indian Health Service experience
    S Rith-Najarian
    Bemidji Area Indian Health Service, Diabetes Programme, Minnesota, USA
    West Indian Med J 50:41-3. 2001
  5. pmc Patients with diagnosed diabetes mellitus can be accurately identified in an Indian Health Service patient registration database
    C Wilson
    Diabetes Center of Excellence, Phoenix Indian Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85016, USA
    Public Health Rep 116:45-50. 2001
  6. ncbi Cesarean delivery in Native American women: are low rates explained by practices common to the Indian health service?
    Sheila F Mahoney
    Reproductive Biology and Medicine Branch of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States
    Birth 32:170-8. 2005
  7. pmc Improving the oral health of Alaska natives
    Dyan Campbell
    Am J Public Health 95:1880; author reply 1881. 2005
  8. pmc Trends in diabetes prevalence among American Indian and Alaska native children, adolescents, and young adults
    Kelly J Acton
    Indian Health Service, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1485-90. 2002
  9. pmc Perspectives on American Indian health
    Yvette Roubideaux
    College of Public Health, University of Arizona, AZ 85716, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1401-3. 2002
  10. ncbi Special Projects of National Significance and the Alaska Tribal Health System: an overview of the development of a best practice model for HIV/AIDS care and treatment in Alaska
    Tracy Speier
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium Special Project of National Significance, Anchorage, Alaska, 99508, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 37:305-11. 2005

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  1. ncbi Comparative use of biomedical services and traditional healing options by American Indian veterans
    D Gurley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80220, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:68-74. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: When the full array of options is examined, service use functions according to need for health care, but the kind of services used varies according to availability...
  2. pmc Diabetes outcomes in the Indian health system during the era of the Special Diabetes Program for Indians and the Government Performance and Results Act
    Charlton Wilson
    Indian Health Service, Phoenix Indian Medical Center, 4212 N 16th St, Phoenix, AZ 85016, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1518-22. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi Exploring veteran identity and health services use among Native American veterans
    Nancy D Harada
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Mil Med 170:782-6. 2005
    ..The data support the current VA policy of strengthening coordination with the IHS to ensure that the medical needs of Native American veterans are addressed...
  4. ncbi Preventing amputations from diabetes mellitus: the Indian Health Service experience
    S Rith-Najarian
    Bemidji Area Indian Health Service, Diabetes Programme, Minnesota, USA
    West Indian Med J 50:41-3. 2001
    ..Efforts are currently underway to disseminate system-based approaches for comprehensive diabetic footcare and to expand the availability of foot care resources to tribal communities served by the IHS...
  5. pmc Patients with diagnosed diabetes mellitus can be accurately identified in an Indian Health Service patient registration database
    C Wilson
    Diabetes Center of Excellence, Phoenix Indian Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85016, USA
    Public Health Rep 116:45-50. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the accuracy of this data source, and to identify the optimal search criteria to identify patients with a diagnosis of diabetes in an IHS patient registration database...
  6. ncbi Cesarean delivery in Native American women: are low rates explained by practices common to the Indian health service?
    Sheila F Mahoney
    Reproductive Biology and Medicine Branch of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States
    Birth 32:170-8. 2005
    ..The study purpose was to determine the rate and risk factors for cesarean delivery in a Native American population...
  7. pmc Improving the oral health of Alaska natives
    Dyan Campbell
    Am J Public Health 95:1880; author reply 1881. 2005
  8. pmc Trends in diabetes prevalence among American Indian and Alaska native children, adolescents, and young adults
    Kelly J Acton
    Indian Health Service, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1485-90. 2002
    ..This study determined trends in diabetes prevalence among young American Indians and Alaska Natives...
  9. pmc Perspectives on American Indian health
    Yvette Roubideaux
    College of Public Health, University of Arizona, AZ 85716, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1401-3. 2002
    ....
  10. ncbi Special Projects of National Significance and the Alaska Tribal Health System: an overview of the development of a best practice model for HIV/AIDS care and treatment in Alaska
    Tracy Speier
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium Special Project of National Significance, Anchorage, Alaska, 99508, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 37:305-11. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi National Alaska Native American Indian Nurses Association: reducing health disparities within American Indian and Alaska native populations
    Judy Goforth Parker
    East Central University of Oklahoma, Ada, Oklahoma, USA
    Nurs Outlook 50:16-23. 2002
  12. ncbi Disparities in infant health among American Indians and Alaska natives in US metropolitan areas
    David C Grossman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 109:627-33. 2002
    ..To determine geographic variation in urban American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) rates of infant mortality, low birth weight, prenatal care use, and maternal-child health care service availability...
  13. pmc Building true capacity: indigenous models for indigenous communities
    Michelle Chino
    UNLV School of Public Health, 4505 Maryland Pkwy, Box 453030, Las Vegas, NV 89154 3030, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:596-9. 2006
    ..It is time for indigenous people not only to develop tribal programs but also to define and integrate the underlying theoretical and cultural frameworks for public health application...
  14. pmc Redeeming hollow promises: the case for mandatory spending on health care for American Indians and Alaska Natives
    Timothy M Westmoreland
    Health Policy Institute, Georgetown University, Box 571444, 3300 Whitehaven Street, NW, Suite 5000, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:600-5. 2006
    ..If a correct structure is in place, mandatory spending is more likely to provide adequate funding that keeps pace with changes in costs and need...
  15. ncbi Big changes in the Indian Health Service: are nurses aware?
    Patricia A Holkup
    University of Iowa College of Nursing, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 13:47-53. 2002
    ..This article explores the opportunities and challenges facing Native American health care delivery and examines nursing policy issues pertinent to the current state of the IHS...
  16. ncbi Correlates of hypertension among Chippewa and Menominee Indians, the Inter-Tribal Heart Project
    Verna L Lamar Welch
    Emory Center on Health Outcomes and Quality, Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:398-402. 2002
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  17. ncbi Native American health
    Karethy Edwards
    J Cult Divers 12:35-6. 2005
  18. ncbi Infectious disease hospitalizations among American Indian and Alaska native infants
    Robert C Holman
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases DVRD, National Center for Infectious Diseases NCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 111:E176-82. 2003
    ..To describe the burden and trends in hospitalizations associated with infectious diseases among American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) infants...
  19. ncbi Venous thromboembolism hospitalizations among American Indians and Alaska Natives
    W Craig Hooper
    Hematologic Disease Branch, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Thromb Res 108:273-8. 2002
    ..2 per 100,000) and lowest in the Alaska region (16.1 per 100,000). These data indicate that the overall VTE rate for AI/ANs may not have only decreased, but appears lower than the reported rate for Caucasians...
  20. ncbi Can Community Health Center funding enhance health services for Native American tribes and organizations?
    Michael Allison
    Arizona Department of Health Services, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 15:193-205. 2004
    ..Changes must be made to the existing program and local-level seminars must be offered to make this program and funding more readily available to Arizona Native American tribes and organizations...
  21. ncbi Words have power: (re)-defining serious emotional disturbance for American Indian and Alaska Native children and their families
    Teisha M Simmons
    ANPsych, Fairbanks, AK 99775 6480, USA
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 11:59-64. 2004
    ..This opportunity for the communities to redefine SED not only provided each community with a definition which would be more culturally specific, but also proved to be an extraordinarily exercise in empowerment and self-determination...
  22. ncbi Mapping pathways to services: description of local service systems for American Indian and Alaska Native children by Circles of Care
    James Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Alaska Fairbanks, AK 99775 6480, USA
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 11:65-87. 2004
    ..Primary goals and methodologies of the service system description are described. Key findings, challenges and opportunities presented by the findings, and impact on the planning process are described...
  23. ncbi Palliative care: an emerging issue for American Indians and Alaskan Natives
    Judith A Kitzes
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 17:201-10. 2003
    ..Needs for and barriers to palliative care in native peoples' communities are discussed and several successful programs at various stages of development and implementation are described...
  24. ncbi Palliative care in the Pueblo of Zuni
    Bruce Finke
    Indian Health Service, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:135-43. 2004
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  25. ncbi Pulmonary thromboembolism in American Indians and Alaskan Natives
    Paul D Stein
    Department of Research, St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, Pontiac, MI 48341 2985, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:1804-6. 2004
    ..Expansion of the national census in 1990 to include American Indians and Alaskan Natives permits a more in-depth examination of this issue...
  26. pmc Health service access, use, and insurance coverage among American Indians/Alaska Natives and Whites: what role does the Indian Health Service play?
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Urban Institute, Health Policy Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:53-9. 2004
    ..We compared access and utilization of health services among American Indians/Alaska Natives (AIANs) with that among non-Hispanic Whites...
  27. pmc Addressing the health care needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives
    Ruth J Katz
    Am J Public Health 94:13-4. 2004
  28. pmc Vaccination coverage of American Indian/Alaska native children aged 19 to 35 months: findings from the National Immunization Survey, 1998-2000
    Tara W Strine
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:2046-9. 2003
  29. ncbi End-of-life issues for American Indians/Alaska Natives: insights from one Indian Health Service area
    Judith Kitzes
    Soros Foundation, Project on Death in America Faculty Scholar, Palliative Care Section, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, University of New Mexico Health Science Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:830-8. 2004
    ..Since 1955, the federally directed Indian Health Service, along with Tribal governments has been providing comprehensive health care to over 500 AI/AN communities...
  30. ncbi IUD-related knowledge, attitudes and practices among Navajo Area Indian Health Service providers
    Eve Espey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 35:169-73. 2003
    ..Identifying barriers to use--including those stemming from providers' IUD-related knowledge, attitudes and practices--could help expand use of the method...
  31. pmc Confronting oral health disparities among American Indian/Alaska Native children: the pediatric oral health therapist
    David A Nash
    Division of Pediatric Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40526
    Am J Public Health 95:1325-9. 2005
    ..Resolving oral health disparities and ensuring access to oral health care for American Indians and Alaska Natives is a moral issue-one of social justice...
  32. ncbi Disparities in hospitalizations of rural American Indians
    Carol C Korenbrot
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco 94118, USA
    Med Care 41:626-36. 2003
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  33. ncbi Measuring disparity among American Indians and Alaska Natives; who's counting whom?
    David C Grossman
    Med Care 41:579-81. 2003
  34. pmc Effect of a national vaccine shortage on vaccine coverage for American Indian/Alaska Native children
    Amy V Groom
    OMHD OSI OD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, c o Indian Health Service, Division of Epidemiology and Disease Prevention, 5300 Homestead Rd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:697-701. 2006
    ..We determined the effect of national vaccine shortages on coverage with 4 doses of diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis (DTaP) vaccine for American Indian/Alaska Native (AIAN) children...
  35. ncbi Working with the USPHS: an adventure waiting to happen
    Martha Phillips
    College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA
    Imprint 53:34-6, 38. 2006
  36. ncbi An innovative approach to student internships on American Indian reservations
    Mary L Amundson
    Center for Rural Health, School of Medicine, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202 9037, USA
    J Interprof Care 22:93-101. 2008
    ..Experiences gained from the North Dakota project provide valuable insight into interprofessional health training and health issues of American Indian populations...
  37. ncbi Transforming your practice: what matters most
    Katherine Gottlieb
    Sourthcentral Foundation, Anchorage, Alaska, USA
    Fam Pract Manag 15:32-8. 2008
  38. ncbi The family wellness warriors initiative
    Katherine Gottlieb
    Southcentral Foundation, USA
    Alaska Med 49:49-54. 2007
    ..SCF has drastically changed the healthcare system from a slow bureaucratic system to a customer-responsive, customer-owned and customer-driven healthcare system...
  39. ncbi Primary care at the Alaska Native Medical Center: a fully deployed "new model" of primary care
    Douglas K Eby
    Medical Services Division, Southcentral Foundation, Anchorage, Alaska 99508, USA
    Int J Circumpolar Health 66:4-13. 2007
    Beginning in the 1940s health care for Alaska Native people was delivered by the United States Indian Health Service. The transition to Alaska Native ownership was completed in 1998-9 with the transfer of the Alaska Native Medical Center ..
  40. ncbi Diarrhea-associated hospitalizations and outpatient visits among American Indian and Alaska Native children younger than five years of age, 2000-2004
    Rosalyn J Singleton
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:1006-13. 2007
    ..S. population of children, although diarrhea-associated hospitalization rates have declined among AI/AN children...
  41. pmc Current smoking and type 2 diabetes among patients in selected Indian Health Service clinics, 1998-2003
    Deborah J Morton
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Division of Epidemiology, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0622, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:560-5. 2008
    ..In non-American Indian/Alaska Native groups, current smoking prevalence is similar for those with or without diabetes (26%) We analyzed current smoking prevalence in American Indian/Alaska Natives by diabetes status...
  42. ncbi Lakota health and healing
    Raymond A Bucko
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Creighton University, Omaha, NE, USA
    South Med J 101:596-8. 2008
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  43. pmc Racial misidentification of American Indians/Alaska Natives in the HIV/AIDS Reporting Systems of five states and one urban health jurisdiction, U.S., 1984-2002
    Jeanne Bertolli
    Office of Health Disparities, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:382-92. 2007
    ..We examined racial misidentification of American Indians/Alaska Natives (AI/AN) reported to the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) Reporting Systems (HARS) of five U.S. states and one county...
  44. ncbi Methods for improving cancer surveillance data in American Indian and Alaska Native populations
    David K Espey
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 113:1120-30. 2008
    ..This article describes the data sources and methods that were used to address this misclassification and to produce the cancer statistics used by most of the articles in this supplement...
  45. ncbi Intermediate outcomes of a tribal community public health infrastructure assessment
    Kevin C English
    Albuquerque Area Indian Health Board, Inc, NM 87110, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:S61-9. 2004
    ..This project demonstrated that public health assessment in tribal communities is feasible and valuable. Further, the development of a tribally applicable instrument highlights a significant tribal contribution to research and assessment...
  46. pmc Ethics in public health research: changing patterns of mortality among American Indians
    Stephen J Kunitz
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, PO Box 278969, Rochester, NY 14627 8969, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:404-11. 2008
    ..I argue that inadequate funding for health services has contributed significantly to the increased death rate...
  47. pmc The Indian Health Service approach to alcoholism among American Indians and Alaska Natives
    E R Rhoades
    Indian Health Service, Rockville, MD
    Public Health Rep 103:621-7. 1988
    ..The critical and decisive role played by the Indian communities themselves will determine whether ultimate success can be achieved...
  48. pmc Health problems and use of services at two urban American Indian clinics
    T L Taylor
    Department of Health Administration, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City 73190
    Public Health Rep 103:88-95. 1988
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  49. ncbi Childhood cancer among Alaska Natives
    Anne P Lanier
    Office of Alaska Native Health Research, Division of Community Health Services, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, Alaska, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e396. 2003
    ..Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian groups reside primarily in the southeast panhandle of the state. The panhandle Indian groups are similar to those of British Columbia...
  50. pmc The urban American Indian oversample in the 1988 National Maternal and Infant Health Survey
    J R Sugarman
    Indian Health Service, Portland Area's Division of Research, Evaluation, and Epidemiology
    Public Health Rep 109:243-50. 1994
    ..In spite of some data limitations, the Urban Indian Over sample of the NMIHS provides important information about social and health risk factors among urban Al mothers...
  51. ncbi Cancers of the breast, uterus, ovary and cervix among Alaska Native women, 1974-2003
    Gretchen Ehrsam Day
    Office of Alaska Native Health Research, Division of Community Health Services, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK 99508, USA
    Int J Circumpolar Health 69:72-86. 2010
    ..This study compares incidence rates between AN and U.S. white women (USW) for cancers of the breast, uterus, ovary and cervix, and examines effects of time period and birth cohort as determinants of incidence trends among AN women...
  52. ncbi Incidence of cancers of the oral cavity and pharynx among American Indians and Alaska Natives, 1999-2004
    Marsha E Reichman
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer 113:1256-65. 2008
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  53. ncbi Youth-onset type 2 diabetes among american indians and alaska natives
    Kelly Moore
    Colorado School of Public Health, Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Health, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:388-93. 2010
    ..However, more research on interventions to address the Native communities' psychosocial issues and concerns around youth-onset type 2 diabetes is urgently needed...
  54. ncbi Regional differences in cervical cancer incidence among American Indians and Alaska Natives, 1999-2004
    Thomas M Becker
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, Portland, Oregon 97202 3098, USA
    Cancer 113:1234-43. 2008
    ..However, accurate determinations of cervical cancer incidence in AI/AN women have been hampered by racial misclassification in central cancer registries...
  55. ncbi Blood pressure in Navajo Indians and its association with type 2 diabetes and renal and cardiovascular disease
    W Hoy
    Center for Health and Population Research, Lovelace Medical Foundation, Albuquerque, NM 87108
    Am J Hypertens 7:321-8. 1994
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  56. ncbi An ongoing burden: chlamydial infections among young American Indian women
    Linda W Dicker
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 12:25-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to determine the chlamydia positivity and risk factors for chlamydia among women screened in Indian Health Service (IHS) clinics participating in the National Infertility Prevention Program in 2003...
  57. ncbi Access to specialty health care for rural American Indians in two states
    Laura Mae Baldwin
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 4982, USA
    J Rural Health 24:269-78. 2008
    ..Specialty services, largely funded through contracts with outside practitioners, may be limited by low IHS funding levels...
  58. ncbi Regional differences in colorectal cancer incidence, stage, and subsite among American Indians and Alaska Natives, 1999-2004
    David G Perdue
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Cancer 113:1179-90. 2008
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a leading cause of cancer morbidity and mortality for American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/ANs), but misclassification of race causes underestimates of disease burden...
  59. ncbi Suicide attempts among American Indian and Alaska Native youth: risk and protective factors
    I W Borowsky
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:573-80. 1999
    ..American Indians and Alaska Natives have the highest suicide rates of all ethnic groups in the United States, and suicide is the second leading cause of death for American Indian and Alaska Native youth...
  60. ncbi Lung cancer incidence among American Indians and Alaska Natives in the United States, 1999-2004
    Anne Bliss
    Chronic Disease Services, Oklahoma State Department of Health, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    Cancer 113:1168-78. 2008
    ..Smoking, the predominant cause of lung cancer, is particularly prevalent among this population...
  61. ncbi Primary liver cancer incidence among American Indians and Alaska Natives, US, 1999-2004
    Melissa A Jim
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer 113:1244-55. 2008
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  62. pmc Cancers of the urinary tract among American Indians and Alaska Natives in the United States, 1999-2004
    Robin Taylor Wilson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    Cancer 113:1213-24. 2008
    ..Using a database with improved classification for AI/AN, the authors described patterns of these 2 cancers among AI/AN and non-Hispanic whites (NHW) in the United States...
  63. pmc The Incidence of Molluscum contagiosum among American Indians and Alaska Natives
    Mary G Reynolds
    Poxvirus and Rabies Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e5255. 2009
    ..This population was selected because of the comprehensiveness and quality of available data describing utilization of out-patient services...
  64. ncbi Rising tide of cardiovascular disease in American Indians. The Strong Heart Study
    B V Howard
    Medlantic Research Institute and Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Circulation 99:2389-95. 1999
    ..The Strong Heart Study was initiated to investigate CVD and its risk factors in American Indians in 13 communities in Arizona, Oklahoma, and South/North Dakota...
  65. ncbi Establishing surveillance for diabetes in American Indian youth
    T S Harwell
    Montana Diabetes Project, Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Cogswell Building, C 317, Helena, MT 59620, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:1029-32. 2001
    ..To determine prevalence estimates in order to monitor diabetes, particularly type 2 diabetes, in American Indian youth...
  66. ncbi Alaska telemedicine: growth through collaboration
    Chris Patricoski
    Alaska Federal Health Care Access Network, Anchorage, Alaska 99508, USA
    Int J Circumpolar Health 63:365-86. 2004
    ..As Alaska moves system now in place become self-sustaining, and 2) collaborating with all stakeholders in promoting the growth of an integrated, state-wide telemedicine network...
  67. pmc Organization and financing of alcohol and substance abuse programs for American Indians and Alaska Natives
    Bentson H McFarland
    One Sky Center the American Indian Alaska Native National Resource Center for Substance Abuse, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97239, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1469-77. 2006
    ..We used national data from 1997-2002 to describe recent trends in organizational and financial arrangements...
  68. ncbi The state of the nation's oral health: mid-decade assessment of Healthy People 2000
    H C Gift
    Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Branch, National Institute of Dental Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Public Health Dent 56:84-91. 1996
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  69. ncbi Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus-associated hospitalizations among the American Indian and Alaska native population
    Kathy K Byrd
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, United States Department of Health and Human Services USDHHS, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1009-15. 2009
    ..We describe MRSA-associated hospitalizations among the approximately 1.6 million AI/ANs who receive care at Indian Health Service health care facilities nationwide...
  70. ncbi Rocky mountain spotted fever hospitalizations among American Indians
    Linda J Demma
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:537-41. 2006
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  71. ncbi Asthma hospitalizations among American Indian and Alaska Native people and for the general US population
    Rosalyn J Singleton
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK, USA
    Chest 130:1554-62. 2006
    ..In this study, we examined and compared hospitalization rates for AI/AN populations and the general population in the United States...
  72. ncbi Prevalence of diabetes among Native Americans and Alaska Natives, 1990-1997: an increasing burden
    N R Burrows
    Headquarters Diabetes Program, Indian Health Service, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 23:1786-90. 2000
    ..To determine trends in diabetes prevalence among Native Americans and Alaska Natives...
  73. ncbi A modeled economic analysis of a digital tele-ophthalmology system as used by three federal health care agencies for detecting proliferative diabetic retinopathy
    John D Whited
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, VA Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Telemed J E Health 11:641-51. 2005
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  74. ncbi Trends in intussusception-associated hospitalizations and deaths among US infants
    U D Parashar
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 106:1413-21. 2000
    ..The newly licensed tetravalent rhesus-human reassortant rotavirus vaccine has been withdrawn following reports of intussusception among vaccinated infants...
  75. ncbi Improving cancer incidence estimates for American Indians in Wisconsin
    Mary Foote
    Wisconsin Cancer Reporting System, 1 W Wilson St, Rm 372, PO Box 2659, Madison, WI 53701, USA
    WMJ 106:196-204. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to improve the measurement of cancer incidence among American Indians in Wisconsin and compare incidence rates with state and national incidence rates...
  76. ncbi Tooth loss and need for extractions in American Indian and Alaska Native dental patients
    S M Presson
    Division of Oral Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, MS F 10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Public Health Dent 60:267-72. 2000
    ..This article reports results of the 1991 Indian Health Service Patient Oral Health Survey in the areas of tooth loss and need for tooth extraction...
  77. ncbi Cancer in American Indian and Alaska Native young adults (ages 20-44 years): US, 1999-2004
    Hannah K Weir
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Cancer 113:1153-67. 2008
    ..An examination of cancer incidence patterns in American Indians and Alaska Native (AI/AN) young adults may provide insight into their present and future cancer burden...
  78. ncbi Tribal linkage and race data quality for American Indians in a state cancer registry
    Jennifer C Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:549-54. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the efficiency of tribal linkages in enhancing the quality of racial information in state cancer registries...
  79. ncbi A call to collaboration: the federal commitment to suicide prevention
    Robert E DeMartino
    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 33:101-10. 2003
    ..The article highlights HHS's activities and their link to the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention, the plan which will guide the nation's suicide prevention efforts for the next decade...
  80. ncbi Public health surveillance of diabetes in the United States
    Jay Desai
    Minnesota Diabetes Program, Minnesota Department of Health, P O Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2003
    ..To overcome these factors, the Division of Diabetes Translation strongly emphasizes partnering with other organizations, such as the Medicare and Medicaid programs, managed care, and other chronic disease programs...
  81. ncbi Prescriptive authority for psychologists
    Robert E McGrath
    School of Psychology, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, New Jersey 07666, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 6:21-47. 2010
    ..This review provides a summary of milestones in the movement to date, as well as the arguments that have been raised for and against prescriptive authority...
  82. ncbi Acanthosis Nigricans, insulin resistance (HOMA) and dyslipidemia among Native American children
    Kenneth Copeland
    Department of Pediatrics, 940 NE 13th Street, CHO 2426B, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
    J Okla State Med Assoc 99:19-24. 2006
    ..In this study, we evaluated whether insulin resistance (as reflected by HOMA) was associated with acanthosis nigricans, Native American heritage, BMI, fasting insulin, and plasma lipids in Native American children and adolescents...
  83. ncbi HbA(1c) levels among American Indian/Alaska Native adults
    Susan S Gilliland
    University of Southern California, Department of Preventive Medicine, Los Angeles 90033, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:2178-83. 2002
    ....
  84. pmc U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps pharmacists: making a difference in advancing the nation's health
    Louis Flowers
    Division of Training and Development, Office of Training and Communications, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 49:446-52. 2009
    ..To describe how U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) pharmacists serving in jobs that are normal for them, but considerably different than those found in the private sector, are making a difference in advancing the nation's health...
  85. ncbi Pertussis-associated hospitalizations in American Indian and Alaska Native infants
    Trudy V Murphy
    Office of the Director, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Pediatr 152:839-43. 2008
    ..To investigate the burden of pertussis in American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) infants...
  86. ncbi Prostate cancer incidence among American Indian and Alaska Native men, US, 1999-2004
    Jeffrey A Henderson
    Black Hills Center for American Indian Health, Rapid City, South Dakota 57701, USA
    Cancer 113:1203-12. 2008
    ..To the authors' knowledge, little is known concerning prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing in AI/AN men...
  87. pmc Motor vehicle related injuries among American Indian and Alaskan Native youth, 1981-92: analysis of a national hospital discharge database
    K P Quinlan
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Inj Prev 4:276-9. 1998
    To describe national trends in hospitalizations for motor vehicle related injuries among children and youth (0-24 years) of the United States Indian Health Service (IHS) from 1981-92.
  88. ncbi Trends in otitis media and myringtomy with tube placement among American Indian/Alaska native children and the US general population of children
    Rosalyn J Singleton
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:102-7. 2009
    ..Otitis media (OM) morbidity in American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) children is historically higher than that in other US children...
  89. ncbi A review of the oral health of American Indian and Alaska Native elders
    D B Jones
    Indian Health Service Dental Program, Parklawn Building, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
    J Public Health Dent 60:256-60. 2000
    ..Strategies for improving oral health and increasing access to care for Native American elders also are discussed...
  90. ncbi Oral health status and its inequality among education groups: comparing seven international study sites
    Meei shia Chen
    Department of Public Health, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Int J Health Serv 32:139-61. 2002
    ....
  91. ncbi Patient counseling--a focus on maintenance therapy
    R K Lewis
    Department of Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Services ACPS, University of Illinois at Chicago 60612, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 54:2084-98; quiz 2125-6. 1997
    ....
  92. ncbi Evaluating the effect of usual source of dental care on access to dental services: comparisons among diverse populations
    P L Davidson
    Department of Medicine and Health Services, UCLA 90095 1772, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 56:74-93. 1999
    ..The findings suggest the need for designing interventions to increase the availability of a regular provider among vulnerable populations...
  93. ncbi Surveillance for health behaviors of American Indians and Alaska Natives-findings from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system, 2000-2006
    C Brooke Steele
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Cancer 113:1131-41. 2008
    ....
  94. ncbi The public health epidemiology of type 2 diabetes in children and adolescents: a case study of American Indian adolescents in the Southwestern United States
    A Fagot-Campagna
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 286:81-95. 1999
    ..These data are used to discuss the principles, applications, and challenges for accurate epidemiologic assessment of type 2 diabetes in children and adolescents...
  95. pmc Hepatitis-C prevalence in an urban native-American clinic: a prospective screening study
    Amy S Neumeister
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha 68198 3020, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:389-92. 2007
    ..Native-American populations are disproportionately burdened by chronic liver disease, and the prevalence of hepatitis C (HCV) in native Americans is unknown...
  96. ncbi Periodontal disease in American Indians and Alaska Natives
    F B Skrepcinski
    Indian Health Service, Dental Services, 5300 Homestead Road, NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    J Public Health Dent 60:261-6. 2000
    ..The impact of periodontal disease on the provision of dental care within the Indian Health Service (IHS) is also discussed...
  97. ncbi Prevalence and incidence of systemic lupus erythematosus in a population-based registry of American Indian and Alaska Native people, 2007-2009
    Elizabeth D Ferucci
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage
    Arthritis Rheumatol 66:2494-502. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence and incidence of SLE in the Indian Health Service (IHS) active clinical population in 3 regions of the US...
  98. ncbi Risk factors for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in southwestern American Indian women
    M Schiff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 152:716-26. 2000
    ..3; 95% CI: 1.7, 6.2), and history of any sexually transmitted disease (OR = 2.0; 95% CI: 1.1, 3.5). Unlike previous research, this study found no strong associations between CIN and sexual activity or cigarette smoking...
  99. ncbi Translation of health programs for American Indians in the United States
    Jennifer B Unger
    Transdisciplinary Drug Abuse Prevention Research Center, University of Southern California, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Eval Health Prof 31:124-44. 2008
    ....
  100. ncbi Effect of patient information on the quality of pharmacists' drug use review decisions
    T Warholak-Juarez
    College of Pharmacy, Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ 85308, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 40:500-8. 2000
    ..To evaluate the effect of incremental increases in patient information on the quality of pharmacists' clinical decisions related to legally mandated prospective drug utilization review (DUR) responsibilities...
  101. ncbi Making it official. Indian Health Service, Mayo enter partnership to aid Native populations
    Jessica Zigmond
    Mod Healthc 36:30-1. 2006

Research Grants63

  1. Reversing Non-adherence in American Indians with Diabetes Mellitus Type Two
    Marlene K Wilken; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The desired outcome is that AIs with DM2 who receive culturally appropriate diabetes self-management education will have improved self-care adherence, outcomes and quality of life. ..
  2. A Multi-State Study of Cancer Treatment and Outcomes Among American Indians
    Scott D Ramsey; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..and the Indian Health Council Inc. ..
  3. CONFERENCE ON NATIVE MATERNAL/CHILD HEALTH: PREVENTION OF BIRTH DEFECTS, HEALTH P
    YVONNE MALLOY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Add Optional Project Narrative File Delete Optional Project Narrative File View Optional Project Narrative File !"!#$ ..
  4. Early Detection of Pervasive Developmental Disorders
    Deborah A Fein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Disseminating a finalized, valid screener for early detection of ASD, which is parent- and pediatrician-friendly, will allow a large number of children to have earlier access to intervention and optimize their developmental outcomes. ..
  5. The Elimination of Health Disparities through Translation Research
    Carol E Kaufman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  6. Tribal Turning Point: Pilot Study for Prevention of T2D in American Indian Youth
    Elizabeth J Mayer-Davis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  7. Addressing Diabetes/CVD Health Disparities among American Indians: A Transdiscipl
    KELLY ROBERTA MOORE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..To seize the opportunity do so in a way that allows the expansion of our theoretical understandings of behavior change is extraordinary. ..
  8. Spirit Lake Sioux Nation Diabetes Education Project
    CYNTHIA LINDQUIST MALA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The process of developing the diabetes-based curriculum begins at the K-1 level and buil [description was truncated at this point in the application] ..
  9. New Mexico Race and Ethnicity Data
    Michael Landen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These data are essential to public health as the foundation for reducing racial and ethnic health and healthcare disparities. ..
  10. Innovative Diffusion of Comparative Effectiveness Research
    Daniel C Malone; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This proposal provides a strategy to increase awareness and adoption of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Effective Health Care Program's comparative effectiveness research (CER) guides by these committees. ..
  11. VHA-Indian Health Service Collaborations in Rural Health: HBPC
    Betty J Kramer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Therefore, the long-term aim of this project is to implement best practice models for co-management of patients across federal healthcare organizations. ..
  12. Tribal Collaborative in the Preventive or Alcohol-Exposed Pregnancies
    Jessica D Hanson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This leads to the long-term goal, which is to utilize CBPR principles to foster sustainable efforts to prevent AEP. ..
  13. Colorectal Cancer Screening in Southwestern Hispanics and Native Americans
    Robert Rhyne; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. GOVERNMENT COVERAGE OF TRADITIONAL INDIGENOUS MEDICINE
    J OLSON GAREWAL; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO CANCER CENTER PLANNING GRANT
    Cheryl Willman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. SIDS RISK REDUCTION IN NATIVE AMERICAN POPULATIONS
    Danny Benjamin; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Under the guidance of a community-based work group, educational materials were developed based on recommendation from the five areas. The outreach project is call Healthy Native Babies. ..
  17. DIABETES RISK FACTORS IN ALASKAN AND SIBERIAN ESKIMOS
    Sven Ebbesson; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  18. NC-AINSCO (American Indian Network Study of Clinical Ou*
    Bonnie Yankaskas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. Theory Into Action: Applying Bloom's Taxonomy...
    MICHELE BOINTY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..To increase K-6 students'awareness of biomedical professional and career opportunities. ..
  20. Asthma Education Conference for Tribal Health Officers Serving the Aberdeen Area
    David Osterberg; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  21. SIDS RISK REDUCTION IN NORTHERN NATIVE AMERICAN COMMUNITIES
    KENDRA KING BOWES; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..They were developed in collaboration with Native American Management Services and with input from American Indian and Alaska Native parents on appropriateness and efficacy of risk reduction messages for young parents. ..
  22. DIABETES WELLNESS--AMERICAN INDIAN TALKING CIRCLES
    Felicia Hodge; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..During this final year, control sites will be provided all educational materials and one training session per site. ..
  23. SIDS RISK REDUCTION IN NORTHERN NATIVE AMERICAN COMMUNITIES
    KENDRA KING BOWES; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..They were developed in collaboration with Native American Management Services and with input from American Indian and Alaska Native parents on appropriateness and efficacy of risk reduction messages for young parents. ..
  24. INDIAN/NATIVE ADOLSCENT SUICIDE RESEARCH CONFERENCE
    Spero Manson; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ....
  25. A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF ALASKA NATIVES & AMERICAN INDIANS
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The AIAN cohort will serve as a resource to enhance research and training activities of AIAN students interested in health research, health education, and general public health. ..
  26. A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF ALASKA NATIVES & AMERICAN INDIANS
    Anne Lanier; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The AIAN cohort will serve as a resource to enhance research and training activities of AIAN students interested in health research, health education, and general public health. ..
  27. PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF ALASKA NATIVES & AMERICAN INDIANS
    Jeffrey Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The AIAN cohort will serve as a resource to enhance research and training activities of AIAN students interested in health research, health education, and general public health. ..
  28. EFFECT OF NAVAJO INTERPRETERS ON DIABETES OUTCOMES
    Melvina McCabe; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. AN INNOVATIVE RFA FOR MINORITY HEALTH RESEARCH
    MARY COE; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..To serve our patients best we must continue to stress mutual trust, cultural sensitivity and tribal representation. ..
  30. INTERNET ACCESS FOR SIRS RURAL HEALTH CLINICS
    LOUISE BEAR; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..SIR is prepared to assume all expenses of maintaining the Internet connection beyond the first project year, including service fees, maintenance and training. ..
  31. Spirit Lake Sioux Nation Diabetes Education Project
    EFTHALIA ESSER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The process of developing the diabetes-based curriculum begins at the K-1 level and buil [description was truncated at this point in the application] ..
  32. INFLUENCES ON PRACTICE AMONG THE UNDERSERVED
    LAWRENCE LI; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..It is anticipated that these finding may significantly impact both primary care residency educational strategies and policy concerning recruitment and retention of physicians for underserved areas...
  33. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND SERVICE UTILIZATION--AMERICAN INDIANS
    Spero Manson; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..When completed, this project will result ina a unique data set which will provide many of the answers the fields of epidemiology and services research needs about American Indians. ..
  34. RISK FACTORS FOR AMPUTATION IN DIABETIC SIOUX INDIANS
    CHRIS BURD; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..External validation of the model equation will then be tested for its ability to predict LEA within the second half of the sample...
  35. Rapid Trichomonas tests: a teen STI prevention strategy
    Jill Huppert; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This will be piloted as a prospective longitudinal study of adolescent females. ..
  36. International Meeting on Indigenous Child Health
    Sunnah Kim; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..care of indigenous populations, (4) Increase collaboration and exchange information among those working in child health and trainees who work with, or are interested in, the health of indigenous [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. ADOLESCENT AMERICAN INDIAN MULTISECTOR HELP INQUIRY
    Arlene Stiffman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  38. Native Healing and Wellness Conference
    Lisa Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..A conference report will document conference proceedings and continue to expand our knowledge base of effective approaches for reducing health disparities and promoting good health in AIAN communities. ..
  39. DIABETIC NEPHROPATHY IN MINNESOTA AMERICAN INDIANS
    William Keane; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  40. GRHC Medical Information Systems Implementation
    ANDREW SCHATZKI; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  41. Dine' Network For Environmental Health (DiNEH) Project
    Johnnye Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Its results will be generalizable throughout the Navajo Nation and to other land-based communities. ..
  42. PLANNING GRANT--DIABETES/NEPHROPATHY IN APACHE INDIANS
    W Walker; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..In addition assessment of the complications including hypertension and renal involvement will be addressed...
  43. SOCIAL NETWORK BASED INTERVENTION TO REDUCE LEAD
    Michelle Kegler; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Additionally, an environmental assessment team will measure, in year 1, the amount of lead paint and collect environmental samples from a subset of study homes. ..
  44. Antidepressant Treatment and Suicidality: Biostatistical/Methodological Solutions
    Robert Gibbons; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Collaboration with members of the VA (Cunningham, Valenstein), Kaiser Permanente (Clarke, Gullion), PHARMO (Erkens) and the Indian Health Service (Perez) is an integral part of the proposal. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  45. Enhancing Practiced-Based Research in OKPRN
    James Mold; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Information learned from this pilot study should make it possible for us to design larger studies involving additional networks. ..
  46. BEHAVIOR CHANGE IN TYPE 2 DIABETES AMONG PLAINS INDIAN
    DARREN CALHOUN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Subjects will be selected from the population who regularly attend "Diabetic Clinic" offered at local Indian Health Service Clinics located on the Wind River Reservation. ..
  47. A COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER/IHS/TRIBAL PBRN
    Robert Williams; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  48. Health Improvement Collaboration in Cherokee County, OK
    Mark Jones; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  49. A FOLLOW-UP STUDY OF ALCOHOL ABUSE
    Stephen Kunitz; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  50. DIABETES PREVENTION IN NAVAJO WOMEN--PLANNING PHASE
    JONATHAN SUGARMAN; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  51. Research Involving Outpatient Settings/Network
    Robert Williams; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..An equally important outcome will be the beginning of a partnership with the communities that will operationalize participatory community involvement in research. ..
  52. TRAINING MINORITY FACULTY FOR SERVICES RESEARCH
    Joel Yager; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This aim will be further facilitated by establishing a fund for pilot research for new projects to be conducted collaboratively by University-based faculty and community primary care and mental health practitioners. ..
  53. Theory into Action: Applying Bloom's Taxonomy
    MARILYN NICHOLS; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Eventually, the diabetes web-based curriculum will be used in the Indian Health Clinics and any K-8 classroom. ..
  54. TOBACCO CESSATION PROJECT FOR NATIVE AMERICAN YOUTH
    DEBRA KLECAN; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..During the remainder of Year One and during Year Two we will conduct a randomized trial on the effectiveness of the CHATT multimedia program on cessation rates, using a pretest- posttest control group design. ..
  55. Family-Centered Diabetes Project
    Carla Herman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..iv) Improvement in outcome measures will be maintained by intervention participants when compared to the comparison group at 6 and 12 months post intervention. ..
  56. PREVENTION OF DIABETES IN NORTHERN PLAINS INDIANS
    RUGGLES STAHN; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..The CRP will contain a mechanism for the CRT members and other collaborators to submit future proposals for research which may be incorporated into the CRP even after its implementation...
  57. FAMILY-CENTERED INTERVENTION-IN NM PUEBLO INDIANS
    JANETTE CARTER; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  58. INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATIVE STUDY OF ORAL HLTH OUTCOMES
    DAVID BARMES; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Funding is requested to support the Indian Health Service's contribution to the central research budget. Except as otherwise negotiated, each country will be responsible for the resources needed to collect and analyze its own data...
  59. ZUNI KIDNEY PROJECT
    Philip Zager; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  60. Contaminated Subsistence Fish: A Yakama Nation Response
    William Lambert; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  61. THE PROMISES AND PITFALLS OF NATIVE GENETIC RESEARCH
    Paul Spicer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  62. NATIVE RESEARCHERS CANCER CONTROL TRAINING PROGRAM
    Thomas Becker; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This effort will ultimately serve to reduce cancer incidence and mortality among diverse, high-risk Native populations. ..
  63. ZUNI KIDNEY PROJECT - FAMILY STUDIES
    Philip Zager; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Results obtained in these Native American populations will be compared with those in other ethnic groups studied by the remaining participating investigating centers. ..