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Jimmie Banta, PhD
Associate Professor, School of Public Health
School of Public Health
Member, Faculty of Graduate Studies
Publications    Scholarly Journals--Submitted
  • Banta JE, Askari A, Beeson WL. Spatial Patterns of Epilepsy-related Emergency Department Discharges in California. Epilepsy Research & Treatment. Submitted.

    ( 6/2014 )
  • Banta JE, McKinney O. Faith-based hospitals and variation in psychiatric inpatient length of stay in California., 2002-2011. Community Mental Health. Submitted.

    ( 6/2014 )
  • Banta JE., Khoie-Mayer RN, Somaiya CK, McKinney O, Segovia-Siapco G. Mental health and food consumption among California children 5 to 11 years of age. Public Health Nutrition. Submitted.

    ( 6/2014 )
  Scholarly Journals--Published
  • Becerra M, Herring P, Marshak HH, Banta JE. (2014) Social Determinants of Physical Activity Among Adult Asian-Americans: Results from a Population-Based Survey in California. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 2014 Jul 15. [Epub ahead of print]

    ( 7/2014 ) Link...
  • Becerra BJ, Becerra MB, Gerdine MC & Banta JE. (2014) Religion, Acculturation, and Incarceration: Determinants of Substance Use among Hispanic Adults in the United States. Journal of Environmental and Public Health. Volume 2014, Article ID 459596, 8 pages.

    ( 3/2014 ) Link...
  • Becerra M B, Herring P, Hopp Marshak H, & Banta J E. (2013). Association between Acculturation and Binge Drinking among Asian-Americans: Results from the California Health Interview Survey. J Addict, 2013, 248196.

    ( 10/2013 ) Link...
  • Banta JE, James S, Haviland MG, & Andersen RM. (2013). Race/Ethnicity, Parent-Identified Emotional Difficulties, and Mental Health Visits Among California Children. Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research, 40(1), 5-19.

    ( 5/2013 ) Link...
  • Banta JE, Addison A, Job JS, Yel D, Kheam T, & Singh PN. (2012). Patterns of Alcohol and Tobacco Use in Cambodia. Asia Pac J Public Health. ( 10/2012 ) Link...
  • Banta JE, Joshi KP, Beeson L, & Nguyen HB. (2012). Patient and hospital characteristics associated with inpatient severe sepsis mortality in California, 2005-2010. Critical Care Medicine, 40(11), 2960-2966.


    ( 10/2012 ) Link...
  • Haviland MG, Banta JE, & Przekop P. (2012). Hospitalisation charges for fibromyalgia in the United States, 1999-2007. Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 30(6), S129-S135.

    ( 8/2012 )
  • Nguyen HB, Ginkel CV, Batech M, Banta JE, Corbet SW. Comparison of Predisposition, Insult/Infection, Response, and Organ dysfunction, Acute Physiology And Chronic Health Evaluation II, and Mortality in Emergency Department Sepsis in patients meeting criteria for early goal-directed therapy and the severe sepsis resuscitation bundle. Journal of Critical Care. 2012 Aug;27(4):362-9. Epub 2011 Oct 26 ( 8/2012 )
  • Haviland M G, Banta J E, & Przekop P. (2011). Fibromyalgia: prevalence, course, and co-morbidities in hospitalised patients in the United States, 1999-2007. Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 29(6), S79-S87. ( 6/2011 )
  • Banta JE, Andersen RM, Young AS, Kominski G, Cunningham WE. Psychiatric Comorbidity and Mortality among Veterans Hospitalized for Congestive Heart Failure. Military Medicine. 2010;175:732-741 

    ( 11/2010 ) Link...
  • Williams S L, Haskard-Zolnierek K B, Banta J E, Haviland M G, Dimatteo M R, Anderson D L, & Werner L S. (2010). Serious Psychological Distress and Diabetes Care Among California Adults. International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine, 40(3), 233-245.  ( 7/2010 ) Link...
  • Banta JE , Belk I, Newton K, Sherzai I. Inpatient charges and mental illness: Findings from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample 1999–2007. ClinicoEconomics and Outcomes Research. 2010; 2:149-158. ( 12/2009 ) Link...
  • Booth K, Cummings B, Karoly W J, Mullins S, Robert W P, . . . Banta J. (2009). Measurements of Airborne Methylene Diphenyl Diisocyanate (MDI) Concentration in the US Workplace. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, 6(4), 228-238. 

    ( 10/2009 ) Link...
  • Banta JE, Morrato EH, Lee SW, & Haviland MG. (2009). Retrospective Analysis of Diabetes Care in California Medicaid Patients with Mental Illness. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 24(7), 802-808.


    ( 10/2009 ) Link...
  • Torabian S, Haddad E, Rajaram S, Banta J, & Sabate J. (2009). Acute effect of nut consumption on plasma total polyphenols, antioxidant capacity and lipid peroxidation. Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, 22(1), 64-71.


    ( 9/2009 ) Link...
  • Banta JE, Przekop P, Haviland MG, Pereau M. Binge drinking among California Adults: Results from the 2005 California Health Interview Survey. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse. 2008; 34(6):801-809. Erratum 2009;35(3):203. ( 11/2008 )
  • Haskard KB, Banta JE, Williams SL, Haviland MG, Werner LS, Anderson DL, DiMatteo MR. (2008). Binge Drinking, Poor Mental Health, and Adherence to Treatment among California Adults with Asthma. Journal of Asthma; 45(5):369-376. ( 6/2008 )
  • Nguyen HB, Banta J, Cho T, Ginkel CV, Burroughs K, Wittlake WA, Corbett SW. "Mortality predictions using current physiologic scoring systems in patients meeting criteria for early goal-directed therapy and the severe sepsis resuscitation bundle." Shock 2008; 30(1):23-28. ( 6/2008 )
  • Banta J, Wiafe SA, Soret S, Holzer CE. (2008). Small-Area Analysis of Psychiatric Need and Utilization in California. The Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research; 35(2):179-194.


    ( 4/2008 )
  • Banta JE, Haviland MG, Przekop P. (2008) Mapping estimated county-level income and binge drinking among California men. Psychiatric Services 2008; 59(2):138. ( 2/2008 )
  • Abou-Zamzam AM Jr, Gomez NR, Molkara A, Banta JE, Teruya TH, Killeen JD, Bianchi C. (2007). A Prospective Analysis of Critical Limb Ischemia: Factors Leading to Major Primary Amputation versus Revascularization. Annals of vascular surgery; 21(4): 458-463. ( 5/2007 )
  • Nguyen HB, Corbett SW, Steele R, Banta J, Clark RT, Hayes S, Edwards J, Cho T, Wittlake WA. (2007) Quality Indicators for the Early Management of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: A 2-Year Implementation Experience with Early Goal-Directed Therapy in a Sepsis Bundle." Critical Care Medicine;35(4): 1105-1112. ( 4/2007 )
  • Banta J, Montgomery SB. (2007) Substance Abuse and Dependence Treatment in Outpatient Physician Offices, 1997-2004. The American Journal of Alcohol and Drug Abuse;33(4): 583-593. ( 1/2007 ) Link...
  Scholarly Journals--Accepted
  • Becerra M, Herring P, Marshak HH, & Banta JE. Generational Differences in Fast Food Intake among South Asians: Results from a Population-Based Survey. Preventing Chronic Disease. In Press.

    ( 6/2014 )
  Non-Scholarly Journals
  • Jim Banta"Culturally Competent Mental Health." Proceedings 18th Annual ESRI International User Conference (1998) : ( 7/1998 ) Link...
  • Jim Banta"Using ArcView in Managed Care." Proceedings 17th Annual ESRI International User Conference (1997) : ( 7/1997 ) Link...
  • Jim Banta, Colin Bailey, Noelle Hartwick, Kelly McAuley, Evelyn Trevino"Using ArcView and a theory to assess the need of pre-school children in San Bernardino County: ." ESRI Health User Conference (2001) : ( 7/1997 ) Link...