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D. Richard Mauery, MS, MPH
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Women's Health Issues > 2006

Volume 16 Number 3 (May/June 2006)


Understanding gains in breastfeeding rates: Promising policies and programs  EDITORIAL

Alison Jacknowitz

Pages 101-103


Gender differences in quality of HIV care in Ryan White CARE Act-funded clinics 

Lisa R. Hirschhorn, Keith McInnes, Bruce E. Landon, Ira B. Wilson, Lin Ding, Peter V. Marsden, Faye Malitz and Paul D. Cleary

Pages 104-112


Dyadic HIV status and psychological distress among women on methadone

Elwin Wu, Nabila El-Bassel, Louisa Gilbert and Pamela Morse

Pages 113-121


Does patient–provider gender concordance affect mental health care received by primary care patients with major depression?

Kitty S. Chan, Chloe E. Bird, Robert Weiss, Naihua Duan, Lisa S. Meredith and Cathy D. Sherbourne

Pages 122-132


VA emergency health care for women: Condition—critical or stable?

Donna L. Washington, Elizabeth M. Yano, Caroline Goldzweig and Barbara Simon

Pages 133-138


Insurance coverage and health care use among near-elderly women

Xiao Xu, Divya A. Patel, Anjel Vahratian and Scott B. Ransom

Pages 139-148


Volume 16 Number 2 (March/April 2006)

pp 39

Women, gender, and health care disparities 
Rosaly Correa-de-Araujo MD, MSc, PhD, Guest Editor 
pp 40

Catalyzing quality of care improvements for women 
Rosaly Correa-de-Araujo MD, MSc, PhD, and Carolyn M. Clancy MD
pp 41-43

Gender differences across racial and ethnic groups in the quality of care for acute myocardial infarction and heart failure associated with comorbidities 
Rosaly Correa-de-Araujo MD, MSc, PhD, Beth Stevens MS, Ernest Moy MD, David Nilasena MD, Francis Chesley MD and Kelly McDermott MA
pp 44-55

Gender differences across racial and ethnic groups in the quality of care for diabetes 
Rosaly Correa-de-Araujo MD, MSc, PhD, Kelly McDermott MA and Ernest Moy MD, MPH
pp 56-65

Women's health care utilization and expenditures 
Amy K. Taylor PhD, Sharon Larson PhD and Rosaly Correa-de-Araujo MD, MSc, PhD
pp 66-79

Preventive health examinations: A comparison along the rural–urban continuum 
Sharon Larson PhD, and Rosaly Correa-de-Araujo MD, MSc, PhD
pp 80-88

Quality of health care for older women: What do we know?
Beth Kosiak PhD, Judy Sangl ScD and Rosaly Correa-de-Araujo MD, MSc, PhD 
pp 89-99

Volume 16 Number 1 (January/February 2006)

Lack of timely access to tubal ligation increases risks of unintended pregnancy 
Deborah Penava MD, MPH , Rina Daskalopoulos MSc, Jeff Nisker MD, PhD and Jo-Anne Hammond MD
pp 1-3

Patient costs for medication abortion: Results from a study of five clinical practices
Stephanie L. Van Bebber MSc, Kathryn A. Phillips PhD,Tracy A. Weitz MPA, Heather Gould MPH and Felicia Stewart MD
pp 4-13

Determinants of physician unwillingness to offer medical abortion using mifepristone 
Michelle D. Seelig MD, MSHS, Lillian Gelberg MD, MSPH, Paula Tavrow PhD, Martin Lee PhD and Lisa V. Rubenstein MD, MSPH
pp 14-21

Ensuring high-quality primary care for women: Predictors of success 
Bevanne A. Bean-Mayberry MD, MHSa, b, , , Chung-Chou H. Chang PhDb, Melissa A. McNeil MD, MPHa, b and Sarah Hudson Scholle DrPH
pp 22-29

Cigarette smoking from adolescence to young adulthood: Women's developmental trajectories and associates outcomes 
Joan S. Tucker PhD, Phyllis L. Ellickson PhD, Maria Orlando PhD and David J. Klein MS 
pp 30-37

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