Skip Navigation

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Office of Minority Health

Office of Minority Health (OMH) Logo

Knowledge Center Selected New Acquisitions - February 2021

See the complete list of new documents added in February read more

See the complete list of new journal articles added in February read more

  1. Addressing Health Misinformation with Health Literacy Strategies: Proceedings of a Workshop in Brief. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Washington, DC: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, 2020. 8 p. MH21D15080 https://www.nap.edu/catalog/26021/addressing-health-misinformation-with-health-literacy-strategies-proceedings-of-a DOI: 10.17226/26021
     
  2. Addressing Sickle Cell Disease: A Strategic Plan and Blueprint for Action. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Washington, DC: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, 2020. xxv, 496 p. MH21D15078 https://www.nationalacademies.org/our-work/addressing-sickle-cell-disease-a-strategic-plan-and-blueprint-for-action#sectionPublications DOI: 10.17226/25632
     
  3. America's Eating Habits: Food Away From Home. Saksena, M. J.; Okrent, A. M.; Anekwe, T. D.; Cho, C.; Dicken, C., et al. Washington, DC: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), 2018. 163 p. MH21D15082 https://www.ers.usda.gov/webdocs/publications/90228/eib-196.pdf
     
  4. Building Trust in and Access to a COVID-19 Vaccine Among People of Color and Tribal Nations: A Framework for Action Convening. Trust for America's Health (TFAH); National Medical Association (NMA); UnidosUS. Washington, DC: Trust for America's Health (TFAH), 2020. 16 p. MH21D15076 https://www.tfah.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/VaccineConveningPolicyBriefFnl.pdf
     
  5. Cancer Facts & Figures 2021. American Cancer Society. Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society, 2021. 67 p. MH21D15107 https://www.cancer.org/research/cancer-facts-statistics/all-cancer-facts-figures/cancer-facts-figures-2021.html
     
  6. Cancer Facts & Figures for African Americans 2019-2021. American Cancer Society. Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society, 2019. 43 p. MH21D15115 https://www.cancer.org/content/dam/cancer-org/research/cancer-facts-and-statistics/cancer-facts-and-figures-for-african-americans/cancer-facts-and-figures-for-african-americans-2019-2021.pdf
     
  7. Caution Fatigue During the COVID-19 Pandemic. National Indian Health Board (NIHB). Washington, DC: National Indian Health Board (NIHB), 2020. 2 p. MH21D15051 https://www.nihb.org/covid-19/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Caution-Fatigue-FINAL.pdf
     
  8. Climate Change & Health: Assessing State Preparedness. McKillop, M.; Pittluck, R.; Links, J. M.; Weil Latshaw, M.; Watson, C. R.; Kirk Sell, T. Trust for America's Health (TFAH); Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Washington, DC: Trust for America's Health (TFAH), 2020. 139 p. MH21D15077 https://www.tfah.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/ClimateChange_HealthRpt_FINAL.pdf
     
  9. Considerations for Tribal Funeral and Burial Ceremonies During the Time of COVID-19. National Indian Health Board (NIHB). Washington, DC: National Indian Health Board (NIHB), 2020. 3 p. MH21D15057 https://www.nihb.org/covid-19/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Burial-and-Funeral-Considerations-COVID-19-FINAL.pdf
     
  10. COVID-19 & Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children. National Indian Health Board (NIHB). Washington, DC: National Indian Health Board (NIHB), 2020. 2 p. MH21D15060 https://www.nihb.org/covid-19/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/COVID19-and-Multisymptom-Inflammatory-Syndrome-in-Children-FINAL.pdf
     
  11. COVID-19 and Stigma. National Indian Health Board (NIHB). Washington, DC: National Indian Health Board (NIHB), 2020. 2 p. MH21D15062 https://www.nihb.org/covid-19/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Stigma-Fact-Sheet_v4.pdf
     
  12. COVID-19 and Sweat Lodges. National Indian Health Board (NIHB). Washington, DC: National Indian Health Board (NIHB), 2020. 1 p. MH21D15061 https://www.nihb.org/covid-19/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Sweat-Lodge-and-COVID-Final.pdf
     
  13. Diabetes and COVID-19. National Indian Health Board (NIHB). Washington, DC: National Indian Health Board (NIHB), 2020. 2 p. MH21D15059 https://www.nihb.org/covid-19/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/SDPI-and-COVID-19-Factsheet_FORMATTED.pdf
     
  14. Discrimination in America: Final Summary. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; National Public Radio (NPR); Harvard University, T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Princeton, NJ: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 2018. 21 p. MH21D15105 https://www.rwjf.org/content/dam/farm/reports/surveys_and_polls/2018/rwjf443620
     
  15. Health Equity Principles for State and Local Leaders in Responding to, Reopening and Recovering from COVID-19. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Princeton, NJ: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 2020. 5 p. MH21D15084 https://www.rwjf.org/content/dam/farm/reports/issue_briefs/2020/rwjf461294
     
  16. HHS Initiatives to Address the Disparate Impact of COVID-19 on African Americans and Other Racial and Ethnic Minorities. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), 2020. 4 p. MH21D15081 https://www.hhs.gov/sites/default/files/hhs-fact-sheet-addressing-disparities-in-covid-19-impact-on-minorities.pdf
     
  17. How HHS Is Supporting Indian Country in Response to COVID-19. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), 2020. 5 p. MH21D15073 https://www.nihb.org/covid-19/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/iea-covid-19-fact-sheet-1.pdf
     
  18. How We Talk About COVID-19. National Indian Health Board (NIHB). Washington, DC: National Indian Health Board (NIHB), 2020. 4 p. MH21D15050 https://www.nihb.org/covid-19/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/How-Do-We-Talk-About-COVID-19-FORMATTED.pdf
     
  19. The Impact of Coronavirus on Households, by Race/Ethnicity. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; National Public Radio (NPR); Harvard University, T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Princeton, NJ: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 2020. 26, 45 p. Includes survey. MH21D15088 https://www.rwjf.org/content/dam/farm/reports/surveys_and_polls/2020/rwjf462705
     
  20. Improving Patient and Provider Experiences to Advance Maternal Health Equity: Strategies to Address Inequity During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond. Haley, J.; Benatar, S. Urban Institute. Washington, DC: Urban Institute, 2020. 10 p. MH21D15083 https://www.urban.org/sites/default/files/publication/103311/improving-patient-and-provider-experiences-to-advance-maternal-health-equity_0.pdf
     
  21. Indian Health Service Covid-19 Response 100 Day Review. Indian Health Service (IHS); U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Rockville, MD: Indian Health Service (IHS), 2020. 21 p. MH21D15072 https://www.ihs.gov/sites/coronavirus/themes/responsive2017/display_objects/documents/IHS_COVID_100DayReview.pdf
     
  22. Leveraging Nonprofit Hospital "Community Benefits" to Create Healthier Communities. ChangeLab Solutions. Oakland, CA: ChangeLab Solutions, 2015. 8 p. MH21D15075 https://www.changelabsolutions.org/sites/default/files/Hospital-Community-Benefits_FINAL_20150720.pdf
     
  23. Sentinel Communities Insights: Spotlight on Covid-19: Emerging Themes Across Communities. July 2020. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Princeton, NJ: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 2020. 9 p. MH21D15101 https://www.rwjf.org/content/dam/farm/reports/reports/2020/rwjf462355
     
  24. Vaccines and COVID-19. National Indian Health Board (NIHB). Washington, DC: National Indian Health Board (NIHB), 2020. 2 p. MH21D15053 https://www.nihb.org/covid-19/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Vaccines-and-COVID-19_v4.pdf
     
  25. Vulnerable American Indian and Alaska Native Populations. National Indian Health Board (NIHB). Washington, DC: National Indian Health Board (NIHB), 2020. 3 p. MH21D15056 https://www.nihb.org/covid-19/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Increased-Vulnerabilities_FINAL_FORMATTED.pdf
     
  26. What Can the Health Care Sector Do to Advance Health Equity?. Braveman, P.; Gottlieb, L.; Francis, D.; Arkin, E.; Acker, J. Princeton, NJ: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 2019. 52 p. MH21D15085 https://www.rwjf.org/content/dam/farm/reports/reports/2019/rwjf458307
     
Highlights of New Journal Articles Added to the Knowledge Center:

  1. Actual Causes of Death in Alaska. Cueva, K.; Fenaughty, A. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, v. 79, #1 (January-December): 1780068, 2020. 56897 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32567981/ DOI: 10.1080/22423982.2020.1780068
     
  2. American Roma: A Cultural Care Case Study. Ares T. L. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, v. 32, #2 (March), p. 111-118, 2021. 56960 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31941421/ DOI: 10.1177/1043659619899995
     
  3. By Lack of Reciprocity: Positioning Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the Organizational Field of Higher Education. Miller, G. N. S.; Lynn, F. B.; McCloud, L. I. The Journal of Higher Education, v. 92, #2, p. 194-226, 2021. 56872 https://doi.org/10.1080/00221546.2020.1803026 DOI: 10.1080/00221546.2020.1803026
     
  4. Cancer Statistics, 2021. Siegel, R. L.; Miller, K. D.; Fuchs, H. E.; Jemal, A. CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians, v. 71, #1 (January-February), p. 7-33, 2021. 56855 https://doi.org/10.3322/caac.21654 DOI: 10.3322/caac.21654
     
  5. Coronavirus Disease among Persons with Sickle Cell Disease, United States, March 20-May 21, 2020. Panepinto, J. A.; Brandow, A.; Mucalo, L.; Yusuf, F.; Singh, A., et al. Emerging Infectious Diseases, v. 26, #10 (October), p. 2473-2476, 2020. 55885 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32639228 DOI: 10.3201/eid2610.202792
     
  6. Coronavirus Stigmatization and Psychological Distress Among Asians in the United States. Pan, S. W.; Shen, G. C.; Liu, C.; Hsi, J. H. Ethnicity & Health, v. 26, #1 (January), p. 110-125, 2021. 56870 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33307773/ DOI: 10.1080/13557858.2020.1849570
     
  7. Corrections Officers' Knowledge and Perspectives of Maternal and Child Health Policies and Programs for Pregnant Women in Prison. Pendleton, V.; Saunders, J. B.; Shlafer, R. Health and Justice, v. 8, #1 (January-December): 1, 2020. 56983 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31902061/ DOI: 10.1186/s40352-019-0102-0
     
  8. COVID-19 and Katrina: Recalcitrant Racial Disparities. Van Spall, H. G. C.; Yancy, C. W.; Ferdinand, K. C. European Heart Journal, v. 41, #36 (September 21), p. 3390-3393, 2020. 55886 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32535627 DOI: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa488
     
  9. A Culturally Informed Scoping Review of Native Hawaiian Mental Health and Emotional Well-Being Literature. Burrage, R. L.; Antone, M. M.; Kaniaupio, K. N. M.; Rapozo, K. L. Journal of Ethnic & Cultural Diversity in Social Work, v. 30, #1, p. 13-25, 2021. 56882 https://doi.org/10.1080/15313204.2020.1770656 DOI: 10.1080/15313204.2020.1770656
     
  10. Daily Racial Discrimination Experiences, Ethnic-Racial Identity, and Diurnal Cortisol Patterns Among Black Adults. Seaton, E. K.; Zeiders, K. H. Cultural Diversity & Ethnic Minority Psychology, v. 27, #1 (January), p. 145-155, 2021. 56811 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32658504/ DOI: 10.1037/cdp0000367
     
  11. Development and Validation of an Organizational Readiness to Change Instrument Focused on Cultural Competency. McAlearney, A. S.; Gregory, M.; Walker, D. M.; Edwards, M. Health Services Research, v. 56, #1 (February), p. 145-153, 2021. 56947 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33025602/ DOI: 10.1111/1475-6773.13563
     
  12. Differences in Opioid Overdose Mortality Rates Among Middle-Aged Adults by Race/Ethnicity and Sex, 1999-2018. Hoopsick, R. A.; Homish, G. G.; Leonard, K. E. Public Health Reports, v. 136, #2 (March-April), p. 192-200, 2021. 56958 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33211981/ DOI: 10.1177/0033354920968806
     
  13. Empowering Native Adolescents: Responsibility for Their Health Behaviors. Chambers, R. A.; Hautala, D.; Kenney, A.; Rosenstock, S.; Begay, M., et al. American Journal of Health Behavior, v. 45, #1 (January), p. 3-16, 2021. 55867 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33402234 DOI: 10.5993/AJHB.45.1.1
     
  14. Health Disparities and the Future of Environmental Justice Advocacy: Incrementalism, Punctuated Equilibrium, and the Way Forward. Namin, S.; Beyer, K. Environmental Justice, v. 14, #1 (February), p. 42-48, 2021. 56969 https://doi.org/10.1089/env.2020.0030 DOI: 10.1089/env.2020.0030
     
  15. Heart Attack and Stroke Symptoms Knowledge of Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in the United States: Findings From the National Health Interview Survey. Narcisse, M. R.; Rowland, B.; Long, C. R.; Felix, H.; McElfish, P. A. Health Promotion Practice, v. 22, #1 (January), p. 122-131, 2021. 56977 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31018704/ DOI: 10.1177/1524839919845669
     
  16. How Can We PrEP? Exploring Black MSM's Experiences With Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Through Photovoice. LeMasters, K.; Atkins, K.; Oloonabadi, S. A.; Munn, T.; Eng, E.; Lightfoot, A. F. AIDS Education and Prevention, v. 33, #1 (February), p. 16-32, 2021. 56953 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33617322/ DOI: 10.1521/aeap.2021.33.1.16
     
  17. Interpreters Working in Mental Health Settings with Refugees: An Interdisciplinary Scoping Review. Fennig, M.; Denov, M. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, v. 91, #1, p. 50-65, 2021. 55876 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33411555 DOI: 10.1037/ort0000518
     
  18. Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Challenges, Populations at Risk, Implications, and Opportunities. Czeisler, M. É.; Howard, M. E.; Rajaratnam, S. American Journal of Health Promotion, v. 35, #2 (February), p. 301-311, 2021. 56859 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33554624/ DOI: 10.1177/0890117120983982b
     
  19. Perceived Built Environment and Physical Limitations: Race Contrasts in Historically Lower-Income African American Neighborhoods. Gayman, M. D.; Wilkin, H. A.; Stover, S.; Vidmar, C. M.; Edwards, T.; Gallashaw, C. Family & Community Health, v. 44, #1 (January-March), p. 21-31, 2021. 56814 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33055574/ DOI: 10.1097/FCH.0000000000000282
     
  20. Racial Disparities in Excess All-Cause Mortality During the Early COVID-19 Pandemic Varied Substantially Across States. Polyakova, M.; Udalova, V.; Kocks, G.; Genadek, K.; Finlay, K.; Finkelstein, A. N. Health Affairs, v. 40, #2 (February), p. 307-316, 2021. 56943 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33523748/ DOI: 10.1377/hlthaff.2020.02142
     
  21. Regional Variation in Black Infant Mortality: The Contribution of Contextual Factors. Kandasamy, V.; Hirai, A. H.; Kaufman, J. S.; James, A. R.; Kotelchuck, M. PLoS One, v. 15, #8 (August 11): e0237314, 2020. 55902 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32780762 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0237314
     
  22. Revealing the Unequal Burden of COVID-19 by Income, Race/Ethnicity, and Household Crowding: US County Versus Zip Code Analyses. Chen, J. T.; Krieger, N. Journal of Public Health Management & Practice, v. 27, #1 Supplement (January-February), p. S43-S56, 2021. 56877 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32956299/ DOI: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000001263
     
  23. The Role of Limited English Proficiency and Access to Health Insurance and Health Care in the Affordable Care Act Era. Foiles Sifuentes, A. M.; Cornejo, M. R.; Chen Li, N.; Castaneda-Avila, M. A.; Tjia, J.; Lapane, K. L. Health Equity, v. 4, #1, p. 509-517, 2020. 56838 https://doi.org/10.1089/heq.2020.0057 DOI: 10.1089/heq.2020.0057
     
  24. Self-Reported Prevalence of Hypertension and Antihypertensive Medication Use Among Asian Americans: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System 2013, 2015 and 2017. Fang, J.; Luncheon, C.; Patel, A.; Ayala, C.; Gillespie, C., et al. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, v. 23, #1 (February), p. 26-34, 2021. 56784 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32451693/ DOI: 10.1007/s10903-020-01032-3
     
  25. Social Determinants of Health as Potential Influencers of a Collaborative Care Intervention for Patients with Hypertension. Ibe, C. A.; Alvarez, C.; Carson, K. A.; Marsteller, J. A.; Crews, D. C., et al. Ethnicity & Disease, v. 31, #1 (January), p. 47-56, 2021. 56822 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33519155/ DOI: 10.18865/ed.31.1.47
     
  26. Traditional Gender Roles and Alcohol Use Among Latinas/os: A Review of the Literature. Perrotte, J. K.; Zamboanga, B. L. Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse, v. 20, #1 (January-March), p. 151-168, 2021. 56952 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30907264/ DOI: 10.1080/15332640.2019.1579142
     
  27. Trends and Racial/Ethnic, Socioeconomic, and Geographic Disparities in Maternal Mortality from Indirect Obstetric Causes in the United States, 1999-2017. Singh, G. K.; Lee, H. International Journal of Maternal and Child Health and AIDS, v. 10, #1, p. 43-54, 2021. 55880 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33442491 DOI: 10.21106/ijma.448
     
  28. Why Social Justice Matters: A Context for Suicide Prevention Efforts. Hochhauser, S.; Rao, S.; England-Kennedy, E.; Roy, S. International Journal for Equity in Health, v. 19, #1 (January-December): 76, 2020. 56923 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32450868/ DOI: 10.1186/s12939-020-01173-9
4/5/2021 12:42:00 PM