Stephanie L Ayers
Affiliation: Arizona State University
- Delays in seeking conventional medical care and complementary and alternative medicine utilizationStephanie L Ayers
Arizona State University, Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, 411 N Central Ave, Suite 720, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0693, USA
Health Serv Res 47:2081-96. 2012..To test the association between delays in utilization of conventional medical care and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) utilization...
- Examining school-based bullying interventions using multilevel discrete time hazard modelingStephanie L Ayers
Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, College of Public Programs, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Prev Sci 13:539-50. 2012....
- Understanding the gendered patterns of substance use initiation among adolescents living in rural, central MexicoStephanie Ayers
Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University, USA
Int J Drug Policy 23:251-4. 2012..Little is known about the age of initiation and gender differences in substance use among adolescents in rural, central Mexico...
- Using zero-inflated models to explain chronic illness, pain, and complementary and alternative medicine useStephanie L Ayers
Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Am J Health Behav 35:447-57. 2011..To extend knowledge of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use by understanding how poor health influences both trying CAM and number of CAM types used...
- Using factor analysis to create complementary and alternative medicine domains: an examination of patterns of useStephanie L Ayers
Arizona State University, USA
Health (London) 14:234-52. 2010....
- Chronic illness and health-seeking information on the InternetStephanie L Ayers
Arizona State University, Department of Sociology, Tempe, AZ 85287 4802, USA
Health (London) 11:327-47. 2007..Also, the more frequently a person uses the Internet as a source of health information, the more likely they are to change their health behavior...
- The importance of examining movements within the US health care system: sequential logit modelingChioun Lee
Department of Sociology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
BMC Health Serv Res 10:269. 2010..Although patients may often visit their primary care physician and receive a referral before utilizing specialty care, prior studies have underestimated the importance of accounting for these sequential movements...
- Drug resistance and substance use among male and female adolescents in alternative secondary schools in Guanajuato, MexicoStephen Kulis
School of Social and Family Dynamics, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85004 0693, USA
J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:111-9. 2012..This study explored the drug-resistance strategies used by youth in the central Mexican state of Guanajuato, how their use predicted patterns of substance use, and how these associations differed by gender...
- Religiosity and adolescent substance use in central Mexico: exploring the influence of internal and external religiosity on cigarette and alcohol useFlavio Francisco Marsiglia
School of Social Work, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Am J Community Psychol 49:87-97. 2012....
- Spirituality and religion: intertwined protective factors for substance use among urban American Indian youthStephen Kulis
Sociology Program, School of Social and Family Dynamics, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 3701, USA
Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:444-9. 2012..This article explores the aspects of spirituality and religious involvement that may be the protective factors against substance use among urban American Indian (AI) youth...
- The association between perceived provider discrimination, healthcare utilization and health status in racial and ethnic minoritiesChioun Lee
Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona 85004 0693, USA
Ethn Dis 19:330-7. 2009..We, therefore, compared the extent to which perceived provider discrimination explains racial/ethnic differences in healthcare utilization and subsequently health status...
- Gender differences in drug resistance skills of youth in Guanajuato, MexicoStephen Kulis
Sociology Program, School of Social and Family Dynamics, Arizona State University, Tempe, 85287 3701, USA
J Prim Prev 32:113-27. 2011..Possible reasons for the gender difference in use of strategies are discussed. The findings can help inform effective prevention programs based on teaching culturally appropriate drug resistance and communication skills...