Richard T Oster

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Improvements in indicators of diabetes-related health status among first nations individuals enrolled in a community-driven diabetes complications mobile screening program in Alberta, Canada
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton
    Can J Public Health 101:410-4. 2010
  2. pmc Kikiskawâwasow - prenatal healthcare provider perceptions of effective care for First Nations women: an ethnographic community-based participatory research study
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, Research Transition Facility, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2V2, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 16:216. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Diabetes in pregnancy among First Nations women
    Richard T Oster
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Qual Health Res 24:1469-80. 2014
  4. pmc Cultural continuity, traditional Indigenous language, and diabetes in Alberta First Nations: a mixed methods study
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 4100 Research Transition Facility, 8308 114 Street, Edmonton T6G 2V2, AB, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 13:92. 2014
  5. pmc Diabetes in pregnancy among First Nations women in Alberta, Canada: a retrospective analysis
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:136. 2014
  6. pmc Diabetes care and health status of First Nations individuals with type 2 diabetes in Alberta
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 362C Heritage Medical Research Centre, Edmonton, Alberta
    Can Fam Physician 55:386-93. 2009
  7. pmc Recent epidemiologic trends of diabetes mellitus among status Aboriginal adults
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta
    CMAJ 183:E803-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Differences in the prevalence of diabetes risk-factors among First Nation, Métis and non-Aboriginal adults attending screening clinics in rural Alberta, Canada
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 362C Heritage Medical Research Centre, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Rural Remote Health 9:1170. 2009
  9. doi request reprint What happens after community-based screening for diabetes in rural and Indigenous individuals?
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 88:e28-31. 2010
  10. pmc Increasing rates of diabetes amongst status Aboriginal youth in Alberta, Canada
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 71:1-7. 2012

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Improvements in indicators of diabetes-related health status among first nations individuals enrolled in a community-driven diabetes complications mobile screening program in Alberta, Canada
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton
    Can J Public Health 101:410-4. 2010
    ..By analyzing the longitudinal results of SLICK over a six-year time span, our purpose was to examine both baseline diabetes-related health status and whether subsequent improvements occurred...
  2. pmc Kikiskawâwasow - prenatal healthcare provider perceptions of effective care for First Nations women: an ethnographic community-based participatory research study
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, Research Transition Facility, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2V2, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 16:216. 2016
    ..Although there has been a call for improved prenatal care, examples are scarce. Therefore, we explored the characteristics of effective care with First Nations women from the perspective of prenatal healthcare providers (HCPs)...
  3. doi request reprint Diabetes in pregnancy among First Nations women
    Richard T Oster
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Qual Health Res 24:1469-80. 2014
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  4. pmc Cultural continuity, traditional Indigenous language, and diabetes in Alberta First Nations: a mixed methods study
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 4100 Research Transition Facility, 8308 114 Street, Edmonton T6G 2V2, AB, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 13:92. 2014
    ..We used an exploratory sequential mixed methods approach to study the association between cultural continuity, self-determination, and diabetes prevalence in First Nations in Alberta, Canada...
  5. pmc Diabetes in pregnancy among First Nations women in Alberta, Canada: a retrospective analysis
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:136. 2014
    ..We generated a comprehensive epidemiological profile of diabetes in pregnancy over a 10-year period among the First Nations population of Alberta, Canada...
  6. pmc Diabetes care and health status of First Nations individuals with type 2 diabetes in Alberta
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 362C Heritage Medical Research Centre, Edmonton, Alberta
    Can Fam Physician 55:386-93. 2009
    ..To describe the state of diabetes care among Alberta First Nations individuals with diabetes living on reserves...
  7. pmc Recent epidemiologic trends of diabetes mellitus among status Aboriginal adults
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta
    CMAJ 183:E803-8. 2011
    ..We compared the incidence and prevalence of diabetes, and its impact on mortality, among status Aboriginal adults and adults in the general population between 1995 and 2007...
  8. ncbi request reprint Differences in the prevalence of diabetes risk-factors among First Nation, Métis and non-Aboriginal adults attending screening clinics in rural Alberta, Canada
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 362C Heritage Medical Research Centre, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Rural Remote Health 9:1170. 2009
    ..Our objective was to examine diabetes risk factors in First Nations, Métis and non-Aboriginal individuals residing in rural or remote locations, investigating whether ethnicity contributed to any differences...
  9. doi request reprint What happens after community-based screening for diabetes in rural and Indigenous individuals?
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 88:e28-31. 2010
    ..The Mobile Diabetes Screening Initiative identifies a substantial number of people needing medical attention, who may otherwise be "missed" through conventional healthcare delivery...
  10. pmc Increasing rates of diabetes amongst status Aboriginal youth in Alberta, Canada
    Richard T Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 71:1-7. 2012
    ..To track and compare trends in diabetes rates from 1995 to 2007 for Status Aboriginal and general population youth...
  11. ncbi request reprint Increasing rates of diabetes and cardiovascular risk in Métis Settlements in northern Alberta
    Kelli Ralph-Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 68:433-42. 2009
    ..We also sought to identify cardiovascular risk factors...
  12. pmc Emerging longitudinal trends in health indicators for rural residents participating in a diabetes and cardiovascular screening program in northern alberta, Canada
    Kelli Ralph-Campbell
    BRAID Research Group, University of Alberta, 8308 114 Street, Suite 1055, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2V2
    Int J Family Med 2011:596475. 2011
    ..05) were observed for all indicators except waist circumference. Conclusion. Improvements observed suggest that MDSi's model may effectively mediate some barriers and support subjects in managing their health...
  13. doi request reprint High Frequency of Pre-Existing Type 2 Diabetes in a Series of Pregnant Women Referred for "Gestational Diabetes" in a Large Canadian Indigenous Community
    Ellen L Toth
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Diabetes 40:487-489. 2016
    ..The main findings of this analysis were the high frequency (38.7%) of pre-existing type 2 diabetes and previously undiagnosed or unrecognized overt diabetes and the deficiencies in early testing and recognition...