Jane W. Njeru, M.B., Ch.B.

  1. Internist

Publications

  1. Njeru JW, Ridgeway JL, Asiedu GB, Radecki Breitkopf C, Gunderson JM, Quirindongo-Cedeno O, O'Brien MW, Nelson TM, Buzard R, Wieland ML. Evaluating a Community-Placed and Clinically Integrated Community Health Worker Program: A Realist Approach. J Ambul Care Manage. 2019 Apr/Jun; 42 (2):116-127
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  2. Njeru JW, Castro MR, Carta KG, Simon G, Caraballo PJ. CLINICAL RECOGNITION AND MANAGEMENT OF PATIENTS WITH PREDIABETES. Endocr Pract. 2019 Mar 13 [Epub ahead of print]
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  3. Gunderson JM, Wieland ML, Quirindongo-Cedeno O, Asiedu GB, Ridgeway JL, O'Brien MW, Nelson TM, Buzard R, Campbell C, Njeru JW. Community Health Workers as an Extension of Care Coordination in Primary Care: A Community-Based Cosupervisory Model. J Ambul Care Manage. 2018 Oct/Dec; 41 (4):333-340
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  4. Njeru JW, Wieland ML, Kwete G, Tan EM, Breitkopf CR, Agunwamba AA, Prokop LJ, Murad MH. Diabetes Mellitus Management Among Patients with Limited English Proficiency: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. J Gen Intern Med. 2018 Apr; 33 (4):524-532 Epub 2017 Dec 18
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  5. Wieland ML, Hanza MMM, Weis JA, Meiers SJ, Patten CA, Clark MM, Sloan JA, Novotny PJ, Njeru JW, Abbenyi A, Levine JA, Goodson M, Capetillo GDP, Osman A, Hared A, Nigon JA, Sia IG. Healthy Immigrant Families: Randomized Controlled Trial of a Family-Based Nutrition and Physical Activity Intervention. Am J Health Promot. 2018 Feb; 32 (2):473-484 Epub 2017 Nov 29
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  6. Njeru JW, Damodaran S, North F, Jacobson DJ, Wilson PM, St Sauver JL, Radecki Breitkopf C, Wieland ML. Telephone triage utilization among patients with limited English proficiency. BMC Health Serv Res. 2017 Nov 9; 17 (1):706 Epub 2017 Nov 09
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  7. Njeru JW, Boehm DH, Jacobson DJ, Guzman-Corrales LM, Fan C, Shimotsu S, Wieland ML. Diabetes Outcome and Process Measures Among Patients Who Require Language Interpreter Services in Minnesota Primary Care Practices. J Community Health. 2017 Aug; 42 (4):819-825
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  8. Wieland ML, Njeru JW, Hanza MM, Boehm DH, Singh D, Yawn BP, Patten CA, Clark MM, Weis JA, Osman A, Goodson M, Porraz Capetillo MD, Hared A, Hasley R, Guzman-Corrales L, Sandler R, Hernandez V, Novotny PJ, Sloan JA, Sia IG. Pilot Feasibility Study of a Digital Storytelling Intervention for Immigrant and Refugee Adults With Diabetes. Diabetes Educ. 2017 Aug; 43 (4):349-359 Epub 2017 June 07
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  9. Tan EM, Njeru JW, Jacobson DJ, Wilson PM, Fan C, Marcelin JR, Springer DJ, Wieland ML, Sia IG. Pre-travel Health Care Utilization Among Travelers Who Visit Friends and Relatives International Journal of Travel Medicine and Global Health. 2017; 5:53-59.
  10. Njeru JW, Tan EM, St Sauver J, Jacobson DJ, Agunwamba AA, Wilson PM, Rutten LJ, Damodaran S, Wieland ML. High Rates of Diabetes Mellitus, Pre-diabetes and Obesity Among Somali Immigrants and Refugees in Minnesota: A Retrospective Chart Review. J Immigr Minor Health. 2016 Dec; 18 (6):1343-1349
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  11. Njeru JW, Formea CM, Osman A, Goodson M, Hared A, Capetillo GP, Nigon JA, Cha SS, Weis JA, Hanza MM, Patten CA, Sia IG, Wieland ML. Diabetes Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviors Among Somali and Latino Immigrants. J Immigr Minor Health. 2016 Dec; 18 (6):1432-1440
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  12. Wilhelm AK, Jacobson DJ, Guzman-Corrales L, Fan C, Baker K, Njeru JW, Wieland ML, Boehm DH. Regional Variation in Diabetic Outcomes by Country-of-Origin and Language in an Urban Safety Net Hospital. J Community Health. 2016 Aug; 41 (4):798-804
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  13. Njeru JW, Hagi-Salaad MF, Haji H, Cha SS, Wieland ML. Diabetes Health Literacy Among Somali Patients with Diabetes Mellitus in a US Primary Care Setting. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2016 Jun; 3 (2):210-6 Epub 2015 May 28
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  14. Wieland ML, Weis JA, Hanza MM, Meiers SJ, Patten CA, Clark MM, Sloan JA, Novotny PJ, Njeru JW, Abbenyi A, Levine JA, Goodson M, Porraz Capetillo MG, Osman A, Hared A, Nigon JA, Sia IG. Healthy immigrant families: Participatory development and baseline characteristics of a community-based physical activity and nutrition intervention. Contemp Clin Trials. 2016 Mar; 47:22-31 Epub 2015 Dec 04
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  15. Njeru JW, DeJesus RS, St Sauver J, Rutten LJ, Jacobson DJ, Wilson P, Wieland ML. Utilization of a mental health collaborative care model among patients who require interpreter services. Int J Ment Health Syst. 2016; 10:15 Epub 2016 Feb 29
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  16. Njeru JW, Patten CA, Hanza MM, Brockman TA, Ridgeway JL, Weis JA, Clark MM, Goodson M, Osman A, Porraz-Capetillo G, Hared A, Myers A, Sia IG, Wieland ML. Stories for change: development of a diabetes digital storytelling intervention for refugees and immigrants to minnesota using qualitative methods. BMC Public Health. 2015 Dec 29; 15:1311
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  17. Njeru JW, St Sauver JL, Jacobson DJ, Ebbert JO, Takahashi PY, Fan C, Wieland ML. Emergency department and inpatient health care utilization among patients who require interpreter services. BMC Health Serv Res. 2015 May 29; 15:214
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  18. Harania RS, Karuru J, Nelson M, Stebbing J. HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C coinfection in Kenya. AIDS. 2008 Jun 19; 22(10):1221-2.
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  19. Karuru JW, Lule GN, Joshi M, Anzala O. Prevalence of HCV and HIV/HCV co-infection among volunteer blood donors and VCT clients. East Afr Med J. 2005 Apr; 82(4):166-9.
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  20. Karuru JW, Lule GN, Joshi M, Anzala O. Prevalence of HCV and HCV/HIV co-infection among in-patients at the Kenyatta National Hospital. East Afr Med J. 2005 Apr; 82(4):170-2.
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