Sabrina T Wong

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc What Type of Social Support Influences Self-Reported Physical and Mental Health Among Older Women?
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing and Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Vancouver, Canada University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Aging Health 26:663-678. 2014
  2. pmc An international cross-sectional survey on the Quality and Costs of Primary Care (QUALICO-PC): recruitment and data collection of places delivering primary care across Canada
    Sabrina T Wong
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia UBC, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 16:20. 2015
  3. pmc Admission to hospital for pneumonia and influenza attributable to 2009 pandemic A/H1N1 influenza in First Nations communities in three provinces of Canada
    Michael E Green
    Departments of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:1029. 2013
  4. pmc Group medical visits can deliver on patient-centred care objectives: results from a qualitative study
    Josee G Lavoie
    University of Northern British Columbia, School of Health Sciences, TLC building 10 3516, 3333 University Way, Prince George, BC V2N 4Z9, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:155. 2013
  5. pmc The social paediatrics initiative: a RICHER model of primary health care for at risk children and their families
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing and Research, 6190 Agronomy Road, 302, Vancouver, V6T 1Z3, BC, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 12:158. 2012
  6. pmc Measurement of social support across women from four ethnic groups: evidence of factorial invariance
    Sabrina T Wong
    Culture, Gender, Health Research Unit, School of Nursing, and Center for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, T 161, Vancouver, BC, V6T 2B5, Canada
    J Cross Cult Gerontol 25:45-58. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint The unmet health needs of East Asian high school students: are homestay students at risk?
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, NEXUS and Centre for Health Services Policy Research, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, T 161, Vancouver, BC V6T 2B5
    Can J Public Health 101:241-5. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment decision making among Chinese women with DCIS
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Psychosoc Oncol 26:53-73. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Patient activation in primary healthcare: a comparison between healthier individuals and those with a chronic illness
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Public and Population Health, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Med Care 49:469-79. 2011
  10. pmc Enhancing measurement of primary health care indicators using an equity lens: An ethnographic study
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia UBC School of Nursing, Critical Research in Health and Health care Inequities, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 2B5, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 10:38. 2011

Detail Information

Publications59

  1. pmc What Type of Social Support Influences Self-Reported Physical and Mental Health Among Older Women?
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing and Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Vancouver, Canada University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Aging Health 26:663-678. 2014
    ..We examined which types of social support were associated with older women's self-report of physical and mental health and whether the effects of social support were moderated by race/ethnicity...
  2. pmc An international cross-sectional survey on the Quality and Costs of Primary Care (QUALICO-PC): recruitment and data collection of places delivering primary care across Canada
    Sabrina T Wong
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia UBC, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 16:20. 2015
    ....
  3. pmc Admission to hospital for pneumonia and influenza attributable to 2009 pandemic A/H1N1 influenza in First Nations communities in three provinces of Canada
    Michael E Green
    Departments of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:1029. 2013
    ..We compared hospitalization rates for pneumonia and influenza (P&I) attributable to pH1N1 influenza between residents of First Nations reserve communities and the general population in three Canadian provinces...
  4. pmc Group medical visits can deliver on patient-centred care objectives: results from a qualitative study
    Josee G Lavoie
    University of Northern British Columbia, School of Health Sciences, TLC building 10 3516, 3333 University Way, Prince George, BC V2N 4Z9, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:155. 2013
    ..Group Medical Visits (GMVs) offer a novel format for the delivery of patient-centred primary health care services, especially for patients living with complex morbidities...
  5. pmc The social paediatrics initiative: a RICHER model of primary health care for at risk children and their families
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing and Research, 6190 Agronomy Road, 302, Vancouver, V6T 1Z3, BC, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 12:158. 2012
    ..This study provides the first examination of a model of delivering PHC, using a Social Paediatrics approach...
  6. pmc Measurement of social support across women from four ethnic groups: evidence of factorial invariance
    Sabrina T Wong
    Culture, Gender, Health Research Unit, School of Nursing, and Center for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, T 161, Vancouver, BC, V6T 2B5, Canada
    J Cross Cult Gerontol 25:45-58. 2010
    ..It can used to examine social support within one ethnic group and for comparative research across diverse ethnic groups of women...
  7. ncbi request reprint The unmet health needs of East Asian high school students: are homestay students at risk?
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, NEXUS and Centre for Health Services Policy Research, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, T 161, Vancouver, BC V6T 2B5
    Can J Public Health 101:241-5. 2010
    ..Our objectives were to examine: 1) the characteristics of homestay youth compared to immigrant and Canadian-born East Asian youth and 2) whether their health risk behaviours are similar to immigrant or Canadian-born East Asian youth...
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment decision making among Chinese women with DCIS
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Psychosoc Oncol 26:53-73. 2008
    ..Women's reflections on the decision-making process provided insights into how to improve information and support treatment decision making in ways that are accessible to them...
  9. doi request reprint Patient activation in primary healthcare: a comparison between healthier individuals and those with a chronic illness
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Public and Population Health, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Med Care 49:469-79. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Enhancing measurement of primary health care indicators using an equity lens: An ethnographic study
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia UBC School of Nursing, Critical Research in Health and Health care Inequities, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 2B5, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 10:38. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Patient perspectives on primary health care in rural communities: effects of geography on access, continuity and efficiency
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Rural Remote Health 9:1142. 2009
    ..We conducted seven focus groups with people (n = 50) living in rural communities, in British Columbia, Canada, as they reflected on priorities for and use of PHC...
  12. pmc Colorectal cancer screening: what do women from diverse ethnic groups want?
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, 1545 Divisadero Street, Room 316, Box 0320, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:239-46. 2013
    ..Little is known about factors associated with willingness to undergo colorectal cancer (CRC) screening for personal or public health benefit among women from diverse race/ethnic groups...
  13. doi request reprint A scoping literature review of collaboration between primary care and public health
    Ruth Martin-Misener
    School of Nursing, Dalhousie University, 5869 University Ave, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 13:327-46. 2012
    ....
  14. pmc Willingness to use tamoxifen to prevent breast cancer among diverse women
    Celia Patricia Kaplan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143 0856, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 133:357-66. 2012
    ..Factors affecting women's willingness to take breast cancer chemoprevention drugs vary and are not determined solely by knowledge of risk/benefit or risk perception...
  15. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in the use of antipsychotic medication: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Joseph H Puyat
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:1861-72. 2013
    ..To conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis of published evidence on ethnic or racial disparities in the outpatient use versus non-use of antipsychotics and in the outpatient use of newer versus older antipsychotics...
  16. ncbi request reprint The relationship between parent emotion, parent behavior, and health status of young African American and Latino children
    Sabrina T Wong
    School of Nursing Culture, Gender, and Health Research Unit and Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Pediatr Nurs 21:434-42. 2006
    ..Implementing a rapid screening test for depression and further assessment of parenting behaviors could identify those needing more assistance in developing positive parenting skills...
  17. ncbi request reprint An empirical evaluation of social support and psychological well-being in older Chinese and Korean immigrants
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing, Culture, Gender, and Health Research Unit, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Ethn Health 12:43-67. 2007
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Measuring attributes of success of college students in nursing programs: a psychometric analysis
    Jean Ann Seago
    University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0608, USA
    J Nurs Meas 16:184-200. 2008
    ..The other potential subscales need further refinement and testing...
  19. pmc Enhancing health care equity with Indigenous populations: evidence-based strategies from an ethnographic study
    Annette J Browne
    School of Nursing, The University of British Columbia, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 2B5, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 16:544. 2016
    ..In this paper, we discuss an evidence-based framework and specific strategies for promoting health care equity for Indigenous populations...
  20. ncbi request reprint College students' perceptions of their experiences: what do minority students think?
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, Culture, Gender, and Health Research Unit, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, T 161, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Nurs Educ 47:190-5. 2008
    ..Adding school-level variables to the regression models helped explain some additional variance in student perceptions. A comprehensive, long-term commitment to the retention of students from diverse backgrounds is needed...
  21. pmc Closing the health equity gap: evidence-based strategies for primary health care organizations
    Annette J Browne
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 11:59. 2012
    ....
  22. pmc Physician trust in the patient: development and validation of a new measure
    David H Thom
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:148-54. 2011
    ..Previous measures have been limited to patient trust in the physician. We set out to develop and validate a measure of physician trust in the patient...
  23. pmc Preferences for human papillomavirus testing with routine cervical cancer screening in diverse older women
    Alison J Huang
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1324-9. 2008
    ..Little is known about women's attitudes toward HPV testing or how these attitudes may influence medical discussions about cervical cancer screening...
  24. ncbi request reprint The essential and potentially inappropriate use of antipsychotics across income groups: an analysis of linked administrative data
    Joseph H Puyat
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Can J Psychiatry 57:488-95. 2012
    ..To examine the essential and potentially inappropriate use of antipsychotics across income groups...
  25. pmc Development of health equity indicators in primary health care organizations using a modified Delphi
    Sabrina T Wong
    Critical Research in Health and Healthcare Inequities Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e114563. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a core set of indicators that could be used for measuring and monitoring the performance of primary health care organizations' capacity and strategies for enhancing equity-oriented care...
  26. ncbi request reprint The RICHER social pediatrics model: fostering access and reducing inequities in children's health
    M Judith Lynam
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, Vancouver, BC
    Healthc Q 14:41-6. 2011
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  27. ncbi request reprint Disparities in the financial burden of children's healthcare expenditures
    Sabrina T Wong
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T161 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 2B5, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1008-13. 2005
    ..To examine whether income-related disparities in the burden of children's out-of-pocket health care expenditures have diminished with the expansions in public insurance for children in low-income families...
  28. pmc Ending cervical cancer screening: attitudes and beliefs from ethnically diverse older women
    George F Sawaya
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:40.e1-7. 2009
    ..Guidelines support ending cervical cancer screening in women aged 65-70 years and older with previous normal testing, but little is known about older women's attitudes and beliefs about ending screening...
  29. doi request reprint Oral healthcare challenges for older Punjabi-speaking immigrants
    Michael I Macentee
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Can J Aging 33:196-207. 2014
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint The changing meaning of family support among older Chinese and Korean immigrants
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, Culture, Gender, and Health Research Unit, School of Nursing and Centre for Health Services Policy Research, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, T 161, Vancouver, B C V6T 2B5, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S4-9. 2006
    ..Our objective in this study was to examine how family social-support expectations have changed among older Chinese and Korean U.S. immigrants...
  31. pmc Developing a performance measurement framework and indicators for community health service facilities in urban China
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing and Centre for Health Services Policy Research, 6190 Agronomy Road, 302, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z3, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 11:91. 2010
    ..We report on the development of the China results-based Logic Model for Community Health Facilities and Stations (CHS) and a set of relevant PHC indicators intended to measure CHS priorities...
  32. pmc Rural American Indian Medicaid health care services use and health care costs in California
    Sabrina T Wong
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:363-70. 2006
    ..We determined differences in Medicaid service use and health care costs in a rural Indian Health Service (IHS) user population of American Indians and Alaska Natives as compared with Whites...
  33. doi request reprint Can ethnicity data collected at an organizational level be useful in addressing health and healthcare inequities?
    Annette J Browne
    a School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Ethn Health 19:240-54. 2014
    ..The purpose of this paper is to examine the potential quality, utility and relevance of ethnicity data collected at an organizational level as a means of addressing health and healthcare inequities...
  34. ncbi request reprint Developing and sustaining leadership in public health nursing: findings from one British Columbia health authority
    Leslie Mills
    0 5 Program, Infant, Child and Youth, Vancouver Coastal Health, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 25:63-75. 2012
    ..To develop clinical leadership among front-line public health nurses (PHNs)...
  35. doi request reprint "He's more typically female because he's not afraid to cry": connecting heterosexual gender relations and men's depression
    John L Oliffe
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, Bristish Coumbia, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 73:775-82. 2011
    ..Opportunities for couples to assess their relationship dynamics within a broad range of gender relations might support couples' connectedness and life quality amid the challenges that accompany men's depression...
  36. ncbi request reprint Measurement adequacy of parenting and children's functional status in African American and Latino families
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing, Vancouver, Canada
    J Nurs Meas 12:47-62. 2004
    ..Different factor loadings for some items for Hispanics and African Americans suggest different interpretation of items between the two cultural groups...
  37. ncbi request reprint Complexities of Introducing Group Medical Visits With Nurse Practitioners in British Columbia
    Laura Housden
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Port Moody, Canada
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract . 2016
    ..Power dynamics and hierarchies may influence NPs' ability to adapt to GMVs. Consideration of practice environments and structures that enable the NPs ability to diffuse and utilize health-care innovative care delivery methods is needed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Psychometric Evaluation of the 6-item Version of the Multigroup Ethnic Identity Measure with East Asian Adolescents in Canada
    Yuko Homma
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Identity (Mahwah, N J) 14:1-18. 2014
    ..The findings suggest the short version of the MEIM can be used to compare levels of ethnic identity across different age or acculturation groups...
  39. ncbi request reprint Strategies for moving towards equity in recruitment of rural and Aboriginal research participants
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Rural Remote Health 13:2453. 2013
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Consumer assessment of the quality of interpersonal processes of prenatal care among ethnically diverse low-income women: development of a new measure
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 2B5, Canada
    Womens Health Issues 14:118-29. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to develop a multidimensional measure of prenatal interpersonal processes of care (PIPC) that demonstrates reliability and validity in ethnically diverse women in Medicaid managed care plans...
  41. pmc Incorporating Group Medical Visits into Primary Healthcare: Are There Benefits?
    Sabrina T Wong
    Professor, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, and School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Healthc Policy 11:27-42. 2015
    ..Group medical visits (GMVs) have been touted as an innovation to effectively and efficiently provide primary healthcare (PHC) services. The purpose of this paper is to report whether GMVs have tangible benefits for providers and patients...
  42. pmc Sexual Health and Risk Behaviour among East Asian Adolescents in British Columbia
    Yuko Homma
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Hum Sex 22:13-24. 2013
    ..Findings suggest the need for sexual health interventions tailored to gender and sociocultural contexts in which adolescents live...
  43. pmc Patient-reported confidence in primary healthcare: are there disparities by ethnicity or language?
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia UBC School of Nursing, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    BMJ Open 4:e003884. 2014
    ..To examine whether confidence in primary healthcare (PHC) differs among ethnic-linguistic groups and which PHC experiences are associated with confidence...
  44. pmc Perceptions of unmet healthcare needs: what do Punjabi and Chinese-speaking immigrants think? A qualitative study
    Emily G Marshall
    School of Nursing and Center for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 2B5, Canada ca
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:46. 2010
    ..Our study examined: 1) How are unmet healthcare needs conceptualized among Chinese- and Punjabi-speaking immigrants? 2) Are their primary healthcare experiences related to their unmet healthcare needs?..
  45. doi request reprint Beyond greener pastures: exploring contexts surrounding Filipino nurse migration in Canada through oral history
    Charlene Ronquillo
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Nurs Inq 18:262-75. 2011
    ..This study explores the complex connections between various factors motivating Filipino nurse migration, the decision-making process, and other pre-migration experiences...
  46. pmc Registration for public drug benefits across areas of differing ethnic composition in British Columbia, Canada
    Vivian W Leong
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:171. 2010
    ..Given past research suggesting that registration processes may pose an access barrier to certain subpopulations, we aimed to determine whether registration rates varied across small geographic areas that differed in ethnic composition...
  47. ncbi request reprint Examining the types of social support and the actual sources of support in older Chinese and Korean immigrants
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, Culture, Gender, and Health Unit Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Vancouver, Canada
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 61:105-21. 2005
    ..Despite their reticence in asking for help outside the family, elders are seeking help from other sources, such as ethnic churches and the government...
  48. ncbi request reprint Adolescent health care expenditures: a descriptive profile
    Paul W Newacheck
    Institute for Health Policy Studies and Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 265, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Adolesc Health 32:3-11. 2003
    ..To examine health care spending patterns for U.S. adolescents aged 10 to 18 years using nationally representative household survey data...
  49. pmc Shared decision making and the experience of partnership in primary care
    George W Saba
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, Calif 94110, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:54-62. 2006
    ..To determine the relationship between these perspectives, we examined shared decision making (SDM) and the subjective experience of partnership for patients and physicians in primary care...
  50. doi request reprint Examining regional variation in health care spending in British Columbia, Canada
    Miriam Ruth Lavergne
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3 Electronic address
    Health Policy 120:739-48. 2016
    ..In this context, it appears that policy reforms aimed at system-wide quality and efficiency improvement, rather than targeted at high-spending regions, will likely prove most promising. ..
  51. doi request reprint Attending to power differentials: How NP-led group medical visits can influence the management of chronic conditions
    Laura Housden
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Health Expect . 2017
    ..NP-led GMVs provide an opportunity to examine barriers and enablers to implementing this innovation in primary care...
  52. doi request reprint Factors associated with differences in Canadian perinatal nurses' attitudes toward birth practices
    Sarah J Liva
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 41:761-73. 2012
    ..To test whether demographic characteristics predict registered nurses' attitudes toward birth practices...
  53. doi request reprint The influence of culture on the oral health-related beliefs and behaviours of elderly chinese immigrants: a meta-synthesis of the literature
    Andre Smith
    Department of Sociology and Centre on Aging, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    J Cross Cult Gerontol 28:27-47. 2013
    ....
  54. doi request reprint Methods, strategies and technologies used to conduct a scoping literature review of collaboration between primary care and public health
    Ruta Valaitis
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 13:219-36. 2012
    ....
  55. pmc Using visual displays to communicate risk of cancer to women from diverse race/ethnic backgrounds
    Sabrina T Wong
    Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations, UCSF, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 87:327-35. 2012
    ..This study evaluated how well women from diverse race/ethnic groups were able to take a quantitative cancer risk statistic verbally provided to them and report it in a visual format...
  56. doi request reprint Ethnic disparities in antipsychotic drug use in British Columbia: a cross-sectional retrospective study
    Joseph H Puyat
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1026-31. 2011
    ..This study examined ethnic disparities in antipsychotic therapy in a population with significant Asian representation...
  57. pmc Disparities in colorectal cancer screening rates among Asian Americans and non-Latino whites
    Sabrina T Wong
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Cancer 104:2940-7. 2005
    ..Other strategies for increasing CRC screening may include using a more family-centered approach and using qualified translators...
  58. pmc Ethnic Identity and Sexual Initiation Among East Asian Youth in Canada
    Yuko Homma
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 2B5, Canada
    J Immigr Minor Health 17:1580-4. 2015
    ..71). Stronger ethnic identity was associated with not having sexual intercourse among East Asian adolescents. The findings suggest the need to consider ethnocultural factors in future research and practice. ..
  59. pmc Patient confidentiality within the context of group medical visits: is there cause for concern?
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing and Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Prince George, BC, Canada
    Health Expect 18:727-39. 2015
    ..GMVs have created the need to pay explicit attention to patient confidentiality...