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Loue, Sana

Works: 51 works in 434 publications in 2 languages and 21,902 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies  Encyclopedias  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, dgs
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Sana Loue
Forensic epidemiology : a comprehensive guide for legal and epidemiology professionals by Sana Loue( )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diversity issues in the diagnosis, treatment, and research of mood disorders by Martha Sajatovic( )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1. Using Care with Culture, Jeffrey L. Longhofer, Elizabeth Song Carpenter, and Megan Nordquest. 2. Issues in the Diagnosis and Assessment of Mood Disorders in Minorities, Humberto Marin and Javier Escobar. 3. Culture-Specific Diagnoses and Their Relationship to Mood Disorders, Peter Guarnaccia and Igda Martinez Pincay. 4. The Epidemiology of Mood Disorders Among U.S. Minority Populations, Sana Loue. 6. Health Care Seeking and Access, Earnestine Willis and Sheryl E. Allen. 7. The Scientific Status of Complementary and Alternative Medicines for Mood Disorders: A Review, Declan Barry and Mark Be
"My nerves are bad" : Puerto Rican women managing mental illness and HIV risk by Sana Loue( )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mental Health Policy; Latin American studies; Medical Anthropology; Women's Health
Intimate partner violence : societal, medical, legal, and individual responses by Sana Loue( )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is clear that physical abuse is an integral component of some intimate relationships. This book addresses not the violence but our responses or lack of responses to that violation of personal integrity and the accompanying trauma. How partner violence is responded to, individually and collectively, may well determine whether the violence can be prevented or will cease once begun. This text is intended to serve as a basic resource for the student, clinician and researcher. It provides a summary of how we have responded to such violence in the past and presents potential future directions for research and prevention efforts
Case studies in forensic epidemiology by Sana Loue( )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The discipline of epidemiology provides a methodology for perceiving the world and relating to the communities whose health and disease patterns need to be understood. Forensic epidemiology extends our understanding to community's injuries and those alleged to be responsible. This much needed resource focuses on the use of the epidemiology in the legal context, using case studies to illustrate the issues raised. This work includes discussion of: - epidemiology in the courtroom; - epidemiology, legislation and rulemaking; - law, epidemiology and community organization and advocacy; - epidemiology, law and social context. This text challenges the boundaries about what epidemiology is and how it is to be used to make a contribution to the groups it studies. In turn, a more complete understanding of the populations, diseases and the systems that underlie and shape the research is reached. This book will be of value to the student studying in public health, environmental health and medical programs, law students as well as professional researchers."--Publisher description (LoC)
Encyclopedia of women's health by Sana Loue( )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Encyclopedia speaks to the health concerns that face women today, and the needs of everyone involved in preserving female health and well-being: physicians, nurses, therapists, caseworkers, educators, mentors. In addition, government agencies, departments of public health, academic libraries, women's health organizations and women's studies programs will benefit from this timely volume."--Jacket
Diversity issues in substance abuse treatment and research by Sana Loue( )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding diversity will help break down barriers to effective treatment and research of substance dependence. In this textbook, the author defines what is meant by diversity and reviews what we know today about the effects of alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, cocaine and crack, hallucinogens and heroin. This is then put into a broader context by examining the development of policy with particular emphasis on those who were perceived to be the most fervent users of substance. Communities examined include: African Americans; Asian and Pacific Islanders; Hispanic / Latinos; Women; Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender. The book concludes with guidelines for the integration of diversity considerations into treatment programs for and research procedures within these communities. This is a useful textbook for classes on substance abuse and will also help the seasoned clinician to break down barriers in the understanding and treatment of substance dependence within specific communities
Assessing race, ethnicity, and gender in health by Sana Loue( )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assessing Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in Health Sana Loue, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Where there are patients, clients, or study participants, there are data. And when data involve personal variables of race, ethnicity, gender, and/or sexual orientation, questions of relevance and marginalization often arise. Assessing Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in Health brings needed clarity to the debate by identifying the ethical issues as well as the technical challenges inherent in measuring these elusive concepts. Sana Loue expands on her work begun in Gender, Ethnicity, and Health Research by paralleling the evolution of racial and sexual categories with the development of health research. Her review of the literature clearly explains when and why the use of classification systems may be both clinically and morally appropriate. In addition, Loue provides a salient guide to assessment tools currently used in measuring racial and sexual constructs, identity, and experience. Overview of categories in their sociopolitical context Self-definition vs. definition by others: methodological considerations Review of the overlapping roles of race, ethnicity, and sexual orientation in health, health care, and health care disparities Selected measures for assessing ethnicity, ethnic identification, and levels of acculturation Suggested dimensions for assessing sexual orientation Current diagnostic criteria for gender identity disorder Given the prevalence of ethnic- and gender-based data collection throughout the health and mental health fields, this book's usefulness is not limited to the research community. Physicians, therapists, social workers, and sociologists will find this clear-minded volume an important source of instruments--and insights
Legal and ethical aspects of HIV-related research by Sana Loue( )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique volume summarizes the basic legal and ethical principles related to HIV research, striking a balance between theory and practice. The author offers practical suggestions for the implementation of these principles and integrate them with a discussion of relevant scientific research principles. The book's organization follows the sequence of a study: pre-study planning, issues that may arise during the course of the study, and issues that arise after the study's conclusion. Features include sample forms that can be adopted for use, explanatory tables and figures, and the citation of examples specific to HIV research
Encyclopedia of aging and public health by Sana Loue( )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"People are living longer, and the elder population is growing larger. To meet the ongoing need for quality information on elder health, the Encyclopedia of Aging and Public Health combines multiple perspectives to offer readers a more accurate and complete picture of the aging process." "The book takes a biopsychosocial approach to the complexities of its subject. In-depth introductory chapters include coverage on a historical and demographic overview of aging in America, a guide to biological changes accompanying aging, an analysis of the diversity of the U.S. elder population, legal issues commonly affecting older adults, and the ethics of using cognitively impaired elders in research."--Jacket
Community health advocacy by Sana Loue( )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This valuable text will be of interest to public and urban health workers, social workers, community organizers, and legislators who represent communities in need."--BOOK JACKET
Health issues confronting minority men who have sex with men by Sana Loue( )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although there has been an increasing public interest in minority men who have sex with men (MSM), much of that attention has focused on HIV risk and has been concerned with lurid details of people??'s sex lives. Relatively little attention has addressed the multiple health issues confronting this population, the risks that are associated with various health conditions (apart from HIV), or the innovative strategies that have been developed to address them. Each section of this edited book will be devoted to a particular health issue affecting minority MSM. Each section will consist of one or m
Sexual partnering, sexual practices, and health by Sana Loue( )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sexual Partnering, Sexual Practices, and Health replaces myth and stereotype with meticulously documented findings on real people and their behaviors in their social, environmental, and individual contexts. Author Sana Loue examines the range of partnerships not only in the U.S. but also Europe and the developing world, focusing on both consenting relationships and exploitative sexual interactions."--Jacket
Gender, ethnicity, and health research by Sana Loue( Book )

22 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This text examines the basic constructs of gender, sex, ethnicity, and race. These constructs are routinely used in the analysis of data in a number of fields, including epidemiology, health service research, sociology, and medical anthropology. Despite the widespread use of these terms, little thought has been given to what they really mean. What does it really mean, for instance, to say that African-Americans are at a higher risk of AIDS than other groups? Is this really a surrogate for sexual behavior? For access to medical care? For an unknown genetic difference in the immune system? This text addresses these constructs of gender and ethnicity in a manner that challenges the conventional wisdom within the health sciences
Case studies in ethics and HIV research by Sana Loue( )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There has been a consistent interest in ethical issues arising in the context of HIV research. Ongoing international and multi-site studies and the continuing search for an HIV vaccine continue to prompt examination of how this research is conducted, how participants are engaged in the studies, and the obligations of the researchers to individual participants and their communities during the course of and following the conclusion of the research. Each chapter is authored primarily by one of the editors (secondarily by the other) and is accompanied by one to two case studies. Each case study has been authored by an HIV/AIDS researcher with experience in the subject matter of the chapter. The case studies will focus on an actual ethical dilemma encountered by the researcher, with suggestions on how it can be resolved. Each chapter addresses relevant issues and emphasizes particular ethical principles
Textbook of research ethics : theory and practice by Sana Loue( )

28 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This textbook provides a brief history of human experimentation and reviews various theories of ethics from which the principles and rules that govern this research are derived. All relevant international documents and national regulations, policies and memoranda are referred to extensively to assist in addressing issues that regularly arise during the course of research involving human subjects. Extensive case examples and exercises for discussion are presented throughout the text to challenge the reader to devise creative strategies for the integration of science, ethics and, where relevant, law. This volume will be of interest to both students and experienced researchers who design, conduct and disseminated findings using human subjects in their research
Determinants of minority mental health and wellness by Sana Loue( )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapter authors explore risk and protective factors at four levels. Macrosocial: political/legal, urbanization/migration, health care systems, and the media. Exosystemic: healing traditions, religion/spirituality, social support, education, gender, subgroups, discrimination. Microsystemic: family dynamics, socioeconomic status. Ontogenic: genetics, mental illness, cognitive functioning, stress/resilience, substance use/abuse. Plus critical discussion is included on, methodological challenges in conducting research, why social systems often fall short and what we can do to improve them
Sexualities and identities of minority women by Sana Loue( )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This singular volume addresses the issues confronting minority women of diverse sexual orientations (lesbian, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, and questioning) - challenges that often diverge substantially from those of other women of color, and from those affecting minority men who have sex with men. Contributions from scholars, public health professionals, and members of the community reveal a wide range of developmental, relational, political, and legal concerns that have been given scant attention in either the minority or the sexual minority literature. From these varied perspectives, experiences of stigma and unity, isolation and hope, are discussed with rare sensitivity and insight."--Jacket
Understanding theology and homosexuality in African American communities by Sana Loue( )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding Theology and Homosexuality in African-American Communities focuses specifically on helping mental professionals understand the scriptural and historical bases for the¡negative stance of some African American churches towards same-sex relations, and how that understanding is relevant within the context of mental health care.¡It provides a summary of the relevant professional literature and examples from clinical practice and/or research. This¡Brief is¡a basic reference for social workers, psychologists, counselors and other mental health professionals engaged in direct practice with African American clients and families
The transformative power of metaphor in therapy by Sana Loue( )

10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative or metaphor therapy utilizes the patient's own memories and anecdotes as a method for tapping into and confronting the many layers of the complex inner self. The book is particularly innovative in the using narrative or metaphor therapy with adults suffering from severe mental illness. Unlike other books on the use of narrative therapy, this book focuses on the use of pre-scripted narratives that can be used with individuals to examine their personal situations, as well as techniques to guide individuals in the development of their own narratives. A comprehensive and detailed guidebo
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Diversity issues in substance abuse treatment and research
Diversity issues in the diagnosis, treatment, and research of mood disorders"My nerves are bad" : Puerto Rican women managing mental illness and HIV riskIntimate partner violence : societal, medical, legal, and individual responsesCase studies in forensic epidemiologyEncyclopedia of women's healthDiversity issues in substance abuse treatment and researchAssessing race, ethnicity, and gender in healthLegal and ethical aspects of HIV-related research
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