cultural deprivation

Summary

Summary: The absence of certain expected and acceptable cultural phenomena in the environment which results in the failure of the individual to communicate and respond in the most appropriate manner within the context of society. Language acquisition and language use are commonly used in assessing this concept.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Does Council Tax Valuation Band (CTVB) correlate with Under-Privileged Area 8 (UPA8) score and could it be a better 'Jarman Index'?
    N Beale
    Northlands R and D General Practice, Calne, UK
    BMC Public Health 1:13. 2001
  2. ncbi The relationship between lead and crime
    Paul B Stretesky
    Department of Sociology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:214-29. 2004
  3. ncbi The influence of social indices on oral health and oral health behaviour in a group of Flemish socially deprived adolescents
    G De Reu
    Dept Paediatric Dentistry and Special Care, PAECAMED, Ghent University, Belgium
    Community Dent Health 25:33-7. 2008
  4. ncbi A life-course perspective on social exclusion and poverty
    Caroline Dewilde
    Research Group on Poverty, Social Exclusion and the City OASeS, Panel Study on Belgian Households PSBH, University of Antwerp
    Br J Sociol 54:109-28. 2003
  5. ncbi Socioeconomic disparities in cancer-risk behaviors in adolescence: baseline results from the Health and Behaviour in Teenagers Study (HABITS)
    J Wardle
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, University College London, London, UK
    Prev Med 36:721-30. 2003
  6. ncbi Geographic patterns of deprivation in South Africa: informing health equity analyses and public resource allocation strategies
    D McIntyre
    Health Economics Unit, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 17:30-9. 2002
  7. pmc Shrinking areas and mortality: an artefact of deprivation effects?
    Daniel J Exeter
    School of Geography and Geosciences, University of St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 9AL, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:924-6. 2005
  8. ncbi Are socio-economic inequalities in mortality decreasing in Trent Region, UK? An observational study, 1988-1998
    Mark Strong
    Public Health GIS Unit, School of Health and Related Research, The University of Sheffield
    J Public Health Med 24:120-2. 2002
  9. ncbi Poverty, social exclusion and health in Portugal
    Paula Santana
    Department of Geography, University of Coimbra, Portugal
    Soc Sci Med 55:33-45. 2002
  10. ncbi Does migration exaggerate the relationship between deprivation and limiting long-term illness? A Scottish analysis
    Paul Boyle
    School of Geography and Geosciences, University of St Andrews, Fife, UK
    Soc Sci Med 55:21-31. 2002

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  1. pmc Does Council Tax Valuation Band (CTVB) correlate with Under-Privileged Area 8 (UPA8) score and could it be a better 'Jarman Index'?
    N Beale
    Northlands R and D General Practice, Calne, UK
    BMC Public Health 1:13. 2001
    ..Having already shown that Council Tax Valuation Band (CTVB) is a predictor of UK GP workload, we compare, here, CTVB of residence of a random sample of patients with their respective 'Jarman' scores...
  2. ncbi The relationship between lead and crime
    Paul B Stretesky
    Department of Sociology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:214-29. 2004
    ..This interaction is consistent with arguments and evidence in the health care literature that populations most at risk of lead poisoning are least likely to get the resources required to prevent, screen, and treat the illness...
  3. ncbi The influence of social indices on oral health and oral health behaviour in a group of Flemish socially deprived adolescents
    G De Reu
    Dept Paediatric Dentistry and Special Care, PAECAMED, Ghent University, Belgium
    Community Dent Health 25:33-7. 2008
    ..To investigate the impact of social indices on oral health and oral health behaviour in socially deprived adolescents and young adults in Flanders...
  4. ncbi A life-course perspective on social exclusion and poverty
    Caroline Dewilde
    Research Group on Poverty, Social Exclusion and the City OASeS, Panel Study on Belgian Households PSBH, University of Antwerp
    Br J Sociol 54:109-28. 2003
    ..Drawing from these three perspectives, we propose a general framework of analysis and formulate hypotheses regarding the phenomena of social exclusion and poverty over the life course which can subsequently be empirically validated...
  5. ncbi Socioeconomic disparities in cancer-risk behaviors in adolescence: baseline results from the Health and Behaviour in Teenagers Study (HABITS)
    J Wardle
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, University College London, London, UK
    Prev Med 36:721-30. 2003
    ..This study explores the association between socioeconomic deprivation and five factors associated with long-term risk of cancer, in adolescents...
  6. ncbi Geographic patterns of deprivation in South Africa: informing health equity analyses and public resource allocation strategies
    D McIntyre
    Health Economics Unit, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 17:30-9. 2002
    ..In addition, they highlight the importance of considering deprivation in resource allocation mechanisms if vertical equity goals are to be promoted through resource allocation, particularly within decentralized health systems...
  7. pmc Shrinking areas and mortality: an artefact of deprivation effects?
    Daniel J Exeter
    School of Geography and Geosciences, University of St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 9AL, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:924-6. 2005
    ..However, this relation disappears when the area deprivation is accounted for. It is suggested that it is more important to account for deprivation than population change in health resource allocation...
  8. ncbi Are socio-economic inequalities in mortality decreasing in Trent Region, UK? An observational study, 1988-1998
    Mark Strong
    Public Health GIS Unit, School of Health and Related Research, The University of Sheffield
    J Public Health Med 24:120-2. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to examine time trends in age-specific mortality in Trent Region comparing rates by socio-economic deprivation from 1988 to 1998...
  9. ncbi Poverty, social exclusion and health in Portugal
    Paula Santana
    Department of Geography, University of Coimbra, Portugal
    Soc Sci Med 55:33-45. 2002
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  10. ncbi Does migration exaggerate the relationship between deprivation and limiting long-term illness? A Scottish analysis
    Paul Boyle
    School of Geography and Geosciences, University of St Andrews, Fife, UK
    Soc Sci Med 55:21-31. 2002
    ..We then examine the issue controlling for individual-level characteristics expected to influence limiting long-term illness and pay special attention to the role of public housing in these relationships...
  11. pmc "They're doing people a service"-qualitative study of smoking, smuggling, and social deprivation
    S Wiltshire
    Public Health Sciences, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh Medical School, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, UK
    BMJ 323:203-7. 2001
    ..Smokers in areas of deprivation may thus show little support for tackling smuggling until more action is taken to deal with the material and personal factors that make it difficult for them to quit...
  12. ncbi A theoretical and empirical analysis of context: neighbourhoods, smoking and youth
    Katherine L Frohlich
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
    Soc Sci Med 54:1401-17. 2002
    ..We suggest that a different conceptualisation of accessibility and lifestyle in contextual studies may enable us to improve our grasp on how differential rates of disease come about in local areas...
  13. ncbi The influence of income on health: views of an epidemiologist
    Michael Marmot
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health and International Centre for Health and Society, University College London
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:31-46. 2002
    ..Under present U.S. circumstances, a policy of counteracting growing income inequalities through the tax and benefit system and of public provision appears justified...
  14. ncbi Influence of material deprivation on prescribing patterns within a deprived population
    D Williams
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Ward 12, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Foresterhill, AB25 2ZN Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 59:559-63. 2003
    ..To study the effect of material deprivation on prescribing trends in primary care, using a locally derived deprivation score...
  15. ncbi Social deprivation and breast cancer
    Aliki Taylor
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT
    J Public Health Med 25:228-33. 2003
    ..This cross-sectional study was carried out in a population-based setting in Worcestershire to investigate the relationship between social deprivation and other potential prognostic factors...
  16. pmc The Index of Multiple Deprivation 2000 and accessibility effects on health
    H Jordan
    Health Care Research Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:250-7. 2004
    ..To explore the contribution of the IMD domain "geographical access to services" to understanding rural health variations...
  17. pmc Delay between onset of chest pain and arrival to the coronary care unit among minority and disadvantaged patients
    J K Ghali
    Division of Cardiology, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois
    J Natl Med Assoc 85:180-4. 1993
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  18. ncbi Disadvantage and discontent: a review of issues relevant to the mental health of rural and remote Indigenous Australians
    Ernest Hunter
    The Centre for Rural and Remote Mental Health, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 15:88-93. 2007
    ..To provide an overview of the mental health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander residents of rural and remote Australia and to identify associated factors...
  19. ncbi The evidence is there--let's use it
    Peter Callery
    University of Manchester
    Paediatr Nurs 17:12. 2005
  20. ncbi Do hot spots of deprivation predict the rates of suicide within London boroughs?
    Mohsen Rezaeian
    Biostatistics Group, Division of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, The University of Manchester, UK
    Health Place 13:886-93. 2007
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  21. ncbi Familial and cultural perceptions and beliefs of oral hygiene and dietary practices among ethnically and socio-economicall diverse groups
    Pauline M Adair
    Department of Clinical Psychology, The Royal Hospitals, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Community Dent Health 21:102-11. 2004
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  22. ncbi Ethnic and socio-economic inequalities in coronary heart disease, diabetes and risk factors in Europeans and South Asians
    Raj Bhopal
    University of Edinburgh, Medical School
    J Public Health Med 24:95-105. 2002
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  23. ncbi The social distribution of psychological distress and depression in older adults
    John Cairney
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto, 3rd Floor Tower T320, 33 Russell Street, Toronto, ON Canada
    J Aging Health 17:807-35. 2005
    ..We extend previous work by including an ethnocultural measure alongside more traditional measures of social position...
  24. ncbi Teaching residents to care for vulnerable populations in the outpatient setting
    N Lurie
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN
    J Gen Intern Med 5:S26-34. 1990
    ..Measures to help residents obtain more satisfaction from caring for vulnerable patients are among additional topics discussed...
  25. ncbi Unlocking the numerator-denominator bias. II: Adjustments to mortality rates by ethnicity and deprivation during 1991-94. The New Zealand Census-Mortality Study
    Tony Blakely
    Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Wellington
    N Z Med J 115:43-8. 2002
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  26. ncbi [Boston Naming Test: performance of Brazilian population from São Paulo]
    Leticia Lessa Mansur
    Departamento de Fisioterapia, Fonoaudiologia e Terapia Ocupacional da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo
    Pro Fono 18:13-20. 2006
    ..with poor schooling associated to cerebral lesions, a frequent situation in our country, one runs the risk of considering a poor performance as a deficit, what in fact is a consequence of lack of knowledge and cultural deprivation.
  27. ncbi Healthy country: healthy people? Exploring the health benefits of indigenous natural resource management
    C P Burgess
    Northern Territory General Practice Education, and Flinders University, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 29:117-22. 2005
    ..This paper explores the potential of Indigenous natural resource management (NRM) activities to promote and preserve Indigenous health in remote areas of northern Australia...
  28. ncbi The relationship between social deprivation and unilateral termination (attrition) from psychotherapy at various stages of the health care pathway
    Roland Self
    South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust, UK
    Psychol Psychother 78:95-111. 2005
    ..It is concluded that attrition from therapy should be studied separately for each pathway stage. Earlier conflicting findings on causes of attrition may have resulted from studying different combinations of pathway stages...
  29. ncbi Asian/Pacific Islander American women: age and death rates during hospitalization for breast cancer
    Carolee Polek
    College of Health and Nursing Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 31:E69-74. 2004
    ..To investigate whether differences in age and death rates exist between hospitalized Asian/Pacific Islander American (APIA) women and women of other racial groups...
  30. ncbi Inequalities in dental health in the north-west of England
    Cynthia Pine
    Department of Clinical Dental Sciences, Liverpool University Dental Hospital and School of Dentistry, Liverpool, UK
    Community Dent Health 20:55-6. 2003
    ..To investigate whether variations in child dental health of children from different ethnic groups could be explained by material deprivation...
  31. ncbi Dental caries in 5-year-old children attending multi-ethnic schools in Greater Glasgow--the impact of ethnic background and levels of deprivation
    D I Conway
    Dental Public Health Unit, Level 8, University of Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, UK
    Community Dent Health 24:161-5. 2007
    ..To examine levels of dental caries of 5-year-olds attending multi-ethnic schools in Greater Glasgow and to explore the effects of deprived backgrounds and ethnic identity on their dental health...
  32. ncbi The progression of tooth erosion in a cohort of adolescents of mixed ethnicity
    C R Dugmore
    Melton, Rutland and Harborough NHS Trust, Pasley Road Dental Clinic, Monsell, Leicester
    Int J Paediatr Dent 13:295-303. 2003
    ..To establish the prevalence of tooth erosion in a sample of 12-year-old children and to monitor changes over the subsequent 2 years...
  33. ncbi Genetics of early onset cognitive impairment
    Hans Hilger Ropers
    Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany
    Annu Rev Genomics Hum Genet 11:161-87. 2010
    ..Important risk factors for ID are malnutrition, cultural deprivation, poor health care, and parental consanguinity...
  34. ncbi Does the multidimensional nature of Super Profiles help district health authorities understand the way social capital affects health?
    P Aveyard
    Department of Public Health, Birmingham Health Authority
    J Public Health Med 22:317-23. 2000
    ..As Super Profiles describe the social character of an area and they are easy for health authorities to use, they could provide a simple method for local assessment of how social organization affects health...
  35. ncbi Unseen disadvantage: how American universities' focus on independence undermines the academic performance of first-generation college students
    Nicole M Stephens
    Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, 2001 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 102:1178-97. 2012
    ..These studies address the urgent need to recognize cultural obstacles that contribute to the social class achievement gap and to develop interventions to address them...
  36. ncbi [Cross-cultural aspects of interaction and communication in mental health care. Barriers and recommendations for action]
    S Penka
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Charite Campus Mitte, Chariteplatz 1, 10117, Berlin, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 55:1168-75. 2012
    ..With respect to institutional settings, rules for the financing of interpreters are as important as tackling barriers that limit migrants' access to medical and psychosocial institutions...
  37. ncbi Effect of maternal age, smoking and deprivation on birthweight
    S R Bonellie
    School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, Napier University, Edinburgh, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 15:19-26. 2001
    ..Any attempt to decrease the percentage of low-birthweight babies must focus on reducing the percentage of mothers who smoke...
  38. ncbi Stage of breast and cervical cancer diagnosis in disadvantaged neighborhoods: a prevention policy perspective
    N Breen
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Prev Med 12:319-26. 1996
    ..Using neighborhood-level measures of SES, we test hypotheses related to stage of breast and cervical cancer diagnosis...
  39. ncbi Pension prospects of minority ethnic groups: inequalities by gender and ethnicity
    J Ginn
    Centre for Research on Ageing and Gender, Social Department, Surrey University
    Br J Sociol 52:519-39. 2001
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  40. ncbi [Socio-economic determinants of cancer survival in the municipality of Florence]
    Carlotta Buzzoni
    Banca dati Airtum
    Epidemiol Prev 35:267-74. 2011
    ..The aim of the present paper is to evaluate cancer survival in patients resident in the municipality of Florence according to different deprivation levels...
  41. ncbi What common disorders do those reporting limiting long-term illness experience, and what is their survival and health service utilization experience?
    N Payne
    School of Health and Related Research, Sheffield University
    J Public Health Med 22:324-9. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationships between self-reported limiting long-term illness and other disease-specific symptoms, mortality and use of hospital services...
  42. ncbi A case control study of a deprivation triangle: teenage motherhood, poor educational achievement and unemployment
    Terry Bradley
    Northern Ireland Council for Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education, Department of General Practice, Queen s University Belfast, Ireland
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 14:117-23. 2002
    ..Attention must be paid to these findings when planning policy to help teenage mothers and avoid perpetuation of a cycle of socio-economic deprivation...
  43. ncbi Comparing different methods to detect and correct nonresponse bias in postal questionnaire studies
    Martin Tickle
    University of Manchester Dental School, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, UK, M15 6FH
    J Public Health Dent 63:112-8. 2003
    ..This study compares methods for detecting and correcting the bias associated with nonresponse to postal questionnaires...
  44. doi Secular privilege, religious disadvantage
    Linda Woodhead
    Department of Religious Studies, University of Lancaster
    Br J Sociol 59:53-8. 2008
  45. ncbi Predicting population dental disease experience at a small area level using Census and health service data
    M Tickle
    Manchester Health Authority
    J Public Health Med 22:368-74. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the ability of Census data combined with health service information to provide estimates of population dental disease experience at the small area level...
  46. ncbi Appetite sensations and nausea and vomiting in pregnancy: an overview of the explanations
    Crystal L Patil
    Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    Ecol Food Nutr 51:394-417. 2012
    ..We conclude with a discussion about the kinds of data that would enable us to better evaluate the relative advantages and disadvantages of NVP across disparate resource and ecological conditions...
  47. ncbi Making a difference to socioeconomic determinants of health in Australia: a research and development strategy
    J M Dixon
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT
    Med J Aust 172:541-4. 2000
    ..The Canadian Institute for Advanced Research is a model for national research of the kind needed in Australia...
  48. ncbi Are socioeconomic inequalities in mortality decreasing or increasing within some British regions? An observational study, 1990-1998
    Philip Rees
    School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT
    J Public Health Med 25:208-14. 2003
    ..We examine the effect of differently estimated populations on time trends in age-specific mortality rates for Yorkshire and the Humber and East of England...
  49. pmc The microglial α7-acetylcholine nicotinic receptor is a key element in promoting neuroprotection by inducing heme oxygenase-1 via nuclear factor erythroid-2-related factor 2
    Esther Parada
    1 Instituto Teófilo Hernando and Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Antioxid Redox Signal 19:1135-48. 2013
    ....
  50. ncbi [Regional deprivation and mortality in Bavaria. Development of a community-based index of multiple deprivation]
    W Maier
    Institut für Gesundheitsökonomie und Management im Gesundheitswesen
    Gesundheitswesen 74:416-25. 2012
    ..In Germany, however, the discussion on this topic has just begun. Our aim was to develop a small-area based, multidimensional Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD) for Germany, based on an established British method...
  51. pmc COMT Val158Met and cognition: main effects and interaction with educational attainment
    M A Enoch
    Laboratory of Neurogenetics, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 9412, USA
    Genes Brain Behav 8:36-42. 2009
    ..Our study in Plains American Indians has shown that COMT Val158Met influences several aspects of cognition and some of its effects are moderated by educational adversity...
  52. ncbi A hierarchical analysis of long-term illness and mortality in socially deprived areas
    M Malmstrom
    Soc Sci Med 53:265-75. 2001
    ..The differences in mortality could be explained by the included independent individual variables...
  53. ncbi School milk as a vehicle for fluoride in the United Kingdom. An interim report
    S M Woodward
    Department of Clinical Dental Sciences, The University of Liverpool, UK
    Community Dent Health 18:150-6. 2001
    ..Attention must be given to improving the quality and particularly the temperature control of school milk...
  54. ncbi Cell cycle synchronization for the purpose of somatic cell nuclear transfer (SCNT)
    Yoel Shufaro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Hadassah Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research Center, Goldyne Savad Institute of Gene Therapy, Hadassah University Hospital, POB 12000, Jerusalem, 91120, Israel
    Methods Mol Biol 761:239-47. 2011
    ..In this section, we will describe how mouse SCNT is performed and survey the importance of donor cell cycle synchronization and the methods to perform it...
  55. ncbi Developmental norms for the Gardner Steadiness Test and the Purdue Pegboard: a study with children of a metropolitan school in Brazil
    G N O Brito
    Laboratorio de Neuropsicologia Clinica, Setor de Neurociencias, Departamento de Pediatria, Instituto Fernandes Figueira, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 35:931-49. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the relevance of neurobehavioral antidotes for the obliteration of some of the probable neuropsychological effects of cultural deprivation in Brazilian public school children is hypothesized.
  56. ncbi Social inequality in educational achievement and psychosocial adjustment throughout childhood: magnitude and mechanisms
    Amanda Sacker
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, UK
    Soc Sci Med 55:863-80. 2002
    ..The contextual-systems model provides a more complete account of social inequalities in children's educational achievement and psychosocial adjustment than simple estimates of social class effects...
  57. ncbi How useful are sociodemographic characteristics in identifying children at risk of unintentional injury?
    D Kendrick
    Division of General Practice, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Public Health 115:103-7. 2001
    ..A combination of a population approach and targeted interventions will achieve the greatest health gain, and is unlikely to widen inequalities in health...
  58. ncbi The Joint Admission Medical Program: a statewide approach to expanding medical education and career opportunities for disadvantaged students
    Bernell Dalley
    School of Medicine, Texas Tech Health Science Center, Lubbock, Texas, USA
    Acad Med 84:1373-82. 2009
    ..A focused effort is under way to strengthen the evaluative aspects of JAMP so that more comprehensive data, including subjective evaluation data from participants, can be shared with colleagues in the future...
  59. ncbi Between negative stigma (cultural deprivation) and positive stigma (learning disability): the historical development of two special education tracks
    Ofer Katchergin
    Oranim College, Kiryat Tivon, Israel
    Cult Med Psychiatry 36:679-711. 2012
    ..historical description, accreditation, and contrasting of the two special education discourses: the "cultural deprivation" discourse and the "LDs" discourse. There are three sections...
  60. pmc Context matters: links between neighborhood discrimination, neighborhood cohesion and African American adolescents' adjustment
    Elizabeth M Riina
    National Center for Children and Families, Teachers College, Columbia University, 525 West 120th Street, Box 39, New York, NY 10027, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 42:136-46. 2013
    ..The discussion centers on the implications of proximal stressors and neighborhood cohesion for African American adolescents' adjustment...
  61. ncbi [Reducing chronic malnutrition among the disadvantaged populations to promote health and development]
    Jorge Bacallao
    Universidad de Ciencias Médicas de La Habana, Cuba
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 32:145-50. 2012
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  62. ncbi Effect of an enrichment program on DAT scores of potential dental students from disadvantaged backgrounds
    Kimberly P Johnson
    School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, 1011 North University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
    J Dent Educ 77:1063-71. 2013
    ..The longer the programs, the more the students improved; and the more disadvantages the students had, the more they benefitted. ..
  63. pmc Systematic reviews need to consider applicability to disadvantaged populations: inter-rater agreement for a health equity plausibility algorithm
    Vivian Welch
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:187. 2012
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  64. ncbi Association of deprivation with worse outcomes in chronic kidney disease: findings from a hospital-based cohort in the United Kingdom
    M P Hossain
    Sheffield Kidney Institute, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Nephron Clin Pract 120:c59-70. 2012
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) prevalence and complications are known to be associated with deprivation, but there is limited understanding of the underlying reasons for inequalities...
  65. ncbi Guidelines for identifying and revising culturally biased multiple-choice nursing examination items
    Nikole Anderson Hicks
    College of Nursing, University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Nurse Educ 36:266-70. 2011
    ..Bias is defined, and its prevalence in nursing examinations is discussed. Guidelines are provided to assist evaluating and revising test items that are fair for students of all cultural groups...
  66. ncbi National supervised toothbrushing program and dental decay in Scotland
    L M D Macpherson
    University of Glasgow, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, Glasgow Dental School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, UK
    J Dent Res 92:109-13. 2013
    ..90; -0.97, -0.70; p < 0.0001). An improvement in the dental health of five-year-olds was detected and is associated with the uptake of nursery toothbrushing...
  67. pmc Infant mortality trends and differences between American Indian/Alaska Native infants and white infants in the United States, 1989-1991 and 1998-2000
    Kay M Tomashek
    Maternal and Infant Health Branch, Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:2222-7. 2006
    ..To describe changes in infant mortality rates, including birthweight-specific rates and rates by age at death and cause...
  68. pmc Factors predicting drop out from, and retention in, specialist drug treatment services: a case control study in the North West of England
    Caryl M Beynon
    Centre for Public Health, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, L3 2AY, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:149. 2008
    ..This study aims to quantify the proportion of people retained in treatment for 12 weeks in the North West of England and to identify factors associated with premature drop out...
  69. pmc Race, disadvantage and faculty experiences in academic medicine
    Linda Pololi
    Women s Studies Research Center, National Initiative on Gender, Culture and Leadership in Medicine C Change, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:1363-9. 2010
    ..Despite compelling reasons to draw on the contributions of under-represented minority (URM) faculty members, US medical schools lack these faculty, particularly in leadership and senior roles...
  70. pmc [Decline in homicide rates in São Paulo, Brasil: a descriptive analysis]
    Maria Fernanda Tourinho Peres
    Departamento de Medicina Preventiva, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 29:17-26. 2011
    ..To describe homicide mortality in the municipality of São Paulo according to type of weapon, sex, race or skin color, age, and areas of socioeconomic inequalities, between 1996 and 2008...
  71. ncbi Concept analysis of Diné Hózhó: a Diné wellness philosophy
    Michelle Kahn-John
    University of Colorado Denver College of Nursing, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 33:113-25. 2010
    ..The method of concept analysis of Walker and Avant is utilized, model cases are presented. Recommendations for application in nursing practice are presented...
  72. ncbi Is dental treatment experience related to dental anxiety? A cross-sectional study in Lithuanian adolescents
    Vilma Brukiene
    Institute of Odontology, Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania
    Stomatologija 8:108-15. 2006
    ..The study aimed to estimate the relationship between dental anxiety and past dental treatment experience in Lithuanian adolescents and to examine a possible influence of gender and area deprivation on dental anxiety...
  73. pmc Social circumstances and education: life course origins of social inequalities in metabolic risk in a prospective national birth cohort
    Claudia Langenberg
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England, United Kingdom
    Am J Public Health 96:2216-21. 2006
    ..We investigated the relative importance of education and childhood and adult social class in the risk of metabolic syndrome...
  74. ncbi [Evaluation of empowerment among socially disadvantaged women - examination in different living circumstances]
    S Sperlich
    Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Medizinische Soziologie, OE 5420, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, 30625 Hannover
    Gesundheitswesen 72:387-98. 2010
    ..The study suggests that health promotion programmes could be more effective when they explicitly take the living circumstances of their participants into account...
  75. ncbi [Health of migrants: deficiencies in the field of prevention]
    Jacob Spallek
    AG 3 Epidemiologie und International Public Health, Fakultät für Gesundheitswissenschaften, Universitat Bielefeld, Postfach 100131, 33501 Bielefeld
    Med Klin (Munich) 102:451-6. 2007
    ..In Germany, there is a need for prevention programs addressing migrants that are large-scale, evidence-based, sustainable and regularly evaluated...
  76. doi The Cedar Project: acknowledging the pain of our children
    Wayne M Christian
    Cedar Project Partnership, Splats in Secwepemc Nation, Enderby, BC, Canada, VOE 1VO
    Lancet 372:1132-3. 2008
  77. pmc Cultural constraints on brain development: evidence from a developmental study of visual word processing in mandarin chinese
    Fan Cao
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Cereb Cortex 20:1223-33. 2010
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  78. ncbi Intimate homicide between Asians and non-Asians: the impact of community context
    Bohsiu Wu
    Department of Sociology, CSU Sacramento, Sacramento, CA 95819 6005, USA
    J Interpers Violence 24:1148-64. 2009
    ..Implications of these findings are discussed in this article...
  79. ncbi [Continuous individual support of smoking cessation in socially deprived young adults via mobile phones--results of a pilot study]
    S Haug
    Institut für Epidemiologie und Sozialmedizin, Universitat Greifswald
    Gesundheitswesen 70:364-71. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to test the feasibility and acceptability of an intervention using text messaging (SMS) for continuous, individual support of smoking cessation...
  80. pmc Explaining discrepancies in arrest rates between Black and White male juveniles
    Paula J Fite
    Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:916-27. 2009
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  81. pmc Facilitating the recruitment of minority ethnic people into research: qualitative case study of South Asians and asthma
    Aziz Sheikh
    Allergy and Respiratory Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 6:e1000148. 2009
    ..We investigated approaches to bolster recruitment of South Asians into UK asthma studies through qualitative research with US and UK researchers, and UK community leaders...
  82. doi A response to Ali, Beckford, Bhatt, Modood and Woodhead
    Judith Butler
    Department of Rhetoric, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Br J Sociol 59:255-60. 2008
  83. ncbi Synchronization of mammalian cell cultures by serum deprivation
    Thomas J Langan
    Department of Neurology, Pediatrics, Physiology and Biophysics, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Children s Hospital, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 761:75-83. 2011
    ..It has also been employed in precursor cloning studies in developmental biology, suggesting wide applicability...
  84. pmc Born in Bradford, a cohort study of babies born in Bradford, and their parents: protocol for the recruitment phase
    Pauline Raynor
    Bradford Institute for Health Research, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Duckworth Lane, Bradford, BD9 6RJ, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:327. 2008
    ..This protocol outlines methods for the recruitment phase of the study...
  85. ncbi Leading an academic health center in the 21st century: a pediatric surgeon's perspective
    Francisco G Cigarroa
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:8-13. 2008
    ..This article gives successful examples and calls for approaches that support improvements in education and health care for low-income and minority populations...
  86. ncbi Was cultural deprivation in fact sensory deprivation? Deprivation, retardation and intervention in the USA
    Mical Raz
    Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, Israel
    Hist Human Sci 24:51-69. 2011
    ..It focuses on sensory deprivation and cultural deprivation, and analyzes the interventions developed, based on these theories...
  87. pmc A randomised controlled trial of a lengthened and multi-disciplinary consultation model in a socially deprived community: a study protocol
    David L Whitford
    Family and Community Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Medical University of Bahrain, Adliya, Kingdom of Bahrain
    BMC Fam Pract 8:38. 2007
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  88. ncbi When the boat comes in
    Phil Mackie
    Public Health 120:989-91. 2006
  89. pmc The effects of a school development program on self-concept
    N M Haynes
    Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510-8009
    Yale J Biol Med 63:275-83. 1990
    ..Program students also showed significantly higher self-concepts on post-test measures when compared to normative samples...
  90. pmc Root shock: the consequences of African American dispossession
    M T Fullilove
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, and Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, NY 10032, USA
    J Urban Health 78:72-80. 2001
    ..This has important implications for the well-being of African Americans. It also raises important questions about the strength and quality of American democracy...
  91. ncbi The Discipline: a pastoral care methodology with violent victims of violence
    L Olatunde
    Barnes Jewish Hospital Spiritual Care Services, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 11:103-16. 2001
    ..This article describes The Discipline as used in the pastoral care process that seeks to rehabilitate these violent victims. The process involves 5 Rs: Rapport, Reflection, Realization, Reorientation, and Reintegration...
  92. ncbi Class inequalities in women's health: combined impact of childhood and adult social class--a study of 630 US women
    N Krieger
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Public Health 115:175-85. 2001
    ..8, 95% CI=1.0-3.3) was apparent only among women who were non-working class in childhood. These results indicate that both childhood and adult class position influence class gradients in women's health in the United States...
  93. ncbi Neighbourhood and family influences on the cognitive ability of children in the British National Child Development Study
    A McCulloch
    Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex, Colchester, UK
    Soc Sci Med 53:579-91. 2001
    ..Thus, it appears that families still should be viewed as the key agents in promoting positive development in children...
  94. ncbi Childhood poverty, early motherhood and adult social exclusion
    J Hobcraft
    Department of Social Policy, and ESRC Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science
    Br J Sociol 52:495-517. 2001
    ..We also show that any experience of childhood poverty is clearly associated with adverse outcomes in adulthood, with reinforcement for higher levels of childhood poverty for a few outcomes...
  95. ncbi Stability and change in children's intelligence quotient scores: a comparison of two socioeconomically disparate communities
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:711-7. 2001
    ..Growing up in a racially segregated and disadvantaged community, more than individual and familial factors, may contribute to a decline in IQ score in the early school years...
  96. ncbi Disadvantage, inequality, and social policy
    David Mechanic
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:48-59. 2002
    ..Enhancement of educational attainment and access to health services and income support for those in greatest need appear to be particularly important pathways to improved population health...
  97. ncbi Investigating socio-economic explanations for gender and ethnic inequalities in health
    Helen Cooper
    Methodology Group, Office for National Statistics, Tichfield, Fareham, UK
    Soc Sci Med 54:693-706. 2002
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  98. pmc Where health and welfare meet: social deprivation among patients in the emergency department
    J A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan, USA
    J Urban Health 78:104-11. 2001
    ..As a safety net provider for many disadvantaged Americans, the emergency department (ED) may be an efficient site not only for providing acute medical care, but also for addressing serious social needs...
  99. ncbi Ethnic and class differences in health in relation to British South Asians: using the new National Statistics Socio-Economic Classification
    T Chandola
    Nuffield College, Oxford, UK
    Soc Sci Med 52:1285-96. 2001
    ..The poorer health of Indians, Pakistanis and Bangladeshis compared to Whites may be largely understood in terms of factors related to occupational social class, material living conditions and local area deprivation...
  100. ncbi [Family socioeconomic deprivation and vulnerability in the pediatric emergency room: evaluation and management]
    J Nicolas
    , , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Montpellier, 371, avenue Doyen-Gaston-Giraud, 34059 Montpellier, France
    Arch Pediatr 8:259-67. 2001
    ..It can contribute to the development of improved communication and cooperation between practitioners, the hospital and local social workers...
  101. ncbi Explaining reduced cancer survival among the disadvantaged
    H P Greenwald
    Sacramento Center, University of Southern California 95814 2919, USA
    Milbank Q 74:215-38. 1996
    ..Findings presented here suggest that improved access to health care will reduce mortality risk among the disadvantaged in at least some malignancies, but will not alone make their survival chances equal to those of the advantaged...

Research Grants10

  1. AREA-BASED SOCIOECONOMIC MEASURES FOR HEALTH DATA
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  2. Breast Cancer After The Women?s Health Initiative Study: Declining Incidence?
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The knowledge gained will lead to new insights about the causes of breast cancer and ways its incidence can be reduced. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. FETAL NEUROBEHAVIORAL DEVELOPMENT & POSTNATAL CONTINUITY
    JANET DI PIETRO; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Race & Breast Cancer Estrogen Receptor Status: Impact of Class and Missing Data
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. The Effects of Community Social and Built Environment on Physical Activity
    Ming Wen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..the community level?; and 5) How are the above relationships sensitive to geographic aggregation levels of community? What are the most appropriate aggregation levels relevant to physical activity? [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Pathways From Subtypes of Aggression to Substance Use
    Paula Fite; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  7. Geocoding, Census Data & Social Disparities in Health
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  8. Stability of Mexican-Origin Extended Family Households
    Jennifer Van Hook; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Socioeconomic Trends in Breast Cancer Incidence
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results of this investigation will provide new insights into social determinants of and secular changes in breast cancer incidence, with implications for breast cancer surveillance, screening and control. ..
  10. Racial Discrimination and Risk of Chronic Disease
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....