Linda Larkey

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Measurement pilot study of the Meditative Movement Inventory (MMI)
    Linda Larkey
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    J Nurs Meas 20:230-43. 2012
  2. doi request reprint A cancer screening intervention for underserved Latina women by lay educators
    Linda K Larkey
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona 85004, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:557-66. 2012
  3. doi request reprint A model of effects of narrative as culture-centric health promotion
    Linda K Larkey
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, 500 N 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    J Health Commun 15:114-35. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Storytelling for promoting colorectal cancer screening among underserved Latina women: a randomized pilot study
    Linda K Larkey
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Arizona Cancer Center, Scottsdale, AZ 85258, USA
    Cancer Control 16:79-87. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Latina recruitment for cancer prevention education via Community Based Participatory Research strategies
    Linda K Larkey
    University of Arizona, College of Medicine, Arizona Cancer Center, Scottsdale, Arizona 85258, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 30:47-54. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint The Lay Advocates' Communication Assessment Tool (LACAT)
    Linda K Larkey
    Cancer Prevention and Integrative Medicine Office, Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona, 10510 N 92nd Street, Suite 100, Scottsdale, AZ 85258, USA
    J Cult Divers 14:135-40. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Latino recruitment to cancer prevention/screening trials in the Southwest: setting a research agenda
    Linda K Larkey
    Cancer Prevention Office, Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ 85258, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 21:30-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis prevention: knowledge and behavior in a southwestern community
    Linda K Larkey
    College of Public Health, Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona, Phoenix 85006, USA
    J Community Health 28:377-88. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Las mujeres saludables: reaching Latinas for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer prevention and screening
    Linda Larkey
    Arizona Cancer Center at the University of Arizona, Scottsdale, Arizona 85258, USA
    J Community Health 31:69-77. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of Hispanic women to the Women's Health Initiative. the case of Embajadoras in Arizona
    Linda K Larkey
    Women s Cancer Prevention Office, Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
    Control Clin Trials 23:289-98. 2002

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Measurement pilot study of the Meditative Movement Inventory (MMI)
    Linda Larkey
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    J Nurs Meas 20:230-43. 2012
    ..This article describes the development and preliminary validation of two subscales of the meditative movement inventory (MMI)...
  2. doi request reprint A cancer screening intervention for underserved Latina women by lay educators
    Linda K Larkey
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona 85004, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:557-66. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine two delivery methods of lay health educators (promotoras de salud) to increase screening behavior and evaluate costs...
  3. doi request reprint A model of effects of narrative as culture-centric health promotion
    Linda K Larkey
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, 500 N 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    J Health Commun 15:114-35. 2010
    ..Implications, boundaries, and limitations of the model are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Storytelling for promoting colorectal cancer screening among underserved Latina women: a randomized pilot study
    Linda K Larkey
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Arizona Cancer Center, Scottsdale, AZ 85258, USA
    Cancer Control 16:79-87. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Latina recruitment for cancer prevention education via Community Based Participatory Research strategies
    Linda K Larkey
    University of Arizona, College of Medicine, Arizona Cancer Center, Scottsdale, Arizona 85258, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 30:47-54. 2009
    ..To emphasize the degree to which a particularly underserved population was recruited, we present data comparing demographic and screening profiles of enrollees to the general population of Latinos in Arizona...
  6. ncbi request reprint The Lay Advocates' Communication Assessment Tool (LACAT)
    Linda K Larkey
    Cancer Prevention and Integrative Medicine Office, Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona, 10510 N 92nd Street, Suite 100, Scottsdale, AZ 85258, USA
    J Cult Divers 14:135-40. 2007
    ..The subscales that comprise the Lay Advocacy Communication Assessment Tool may serve as a basis for developing a validated instrument and may subsequently be used to identify effective recruitment strategies...
  7. doi request reprint Latino recruitment to cancer prevention/screening trials in the Southwest: setting a research agenda
    Linda K Larkey
    Cancer Prevention Office, Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ 85258, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 21:30-9. 2008
    ..We suggest a research agenda to further illuminate critical factors for successful Latino recruitment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis prevention: knowledge and behavior in a southwestern community
    Linda K Larkey
    College of Public Health, Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona, Phoenix 85006, USA
    J Community Health 28:377-88. 2003
    ..Social marketing campaigns for osteoporosis prevention should be segmented for cultural and age differences, especially considering differences in orientations toward exercise, milk consumption, and competing emphasis on other diseases...
  9. ncbi request reprint Las mujeres saludables: reaching Latinas for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer prevention and screening
    Linda Larkey
    Arizona Cancer Center at the University of Arizona, Scottsdale, Arizona 85258, USA
    J Community Health 31:69-77. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of Hispanic women to the Women's Health Initiative. the case of Embajadoras in Arizona
    Linda K Larkey
    Women s Cancer Prevention Office, Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
    Control Clin Trials 23:289-98. 2002
    ..Other potential influences on enrollment or referral success could not be determined due to the small sample size. Further study is needed to examine the best methods to encourage enrollment for women referred to the study...
  11. ncbi request reprint Storytelling for promoting colorectal cancer prevention and early detection among Latinos
    Linda K Larkey
    University of Arizona, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 67:272-8. 2007
    ..Our study was designed to test a novel communication modality for promoting colorectal cancer (CRC) prevention and screening messages among Latinos...
  12. pmc A comprehensive review of health benefits of qigong and tai chi
    Roger Jahnke
    Arizona State University College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, 500 N 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    Am J Health Promot 24:e1-e25. 2010
    ..Research trials and reviews, however, treat them as separate targets of examination. This review examines the evidence for achieving outcomes from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of both...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of an art-based curriculum on clinical trials attitudes and breast cancer prevention knowledge
    Patricia M Herman
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, P O Box 210068, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:664-76. 2006
    ..The results of this study show promise for the use of a community-developed art-based curriculum in the Latina population to increase willingness to enroll in clinical trials...
  14. ncbi request reprint Meditative movement as a category of exercise: implications for research
    Linda Larkey
    College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Arizona State University, Arizona Cancer Center, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:230-8. 2009
    ..Meditative Movement (MM) is proposed as a new category of exercise defined by (a) some form of movement or body positioning, (b) a focus on breathing, and (c) a cleared or calm state of mind with a goal of (d) deep states of relaxation...
  15. doi request reprint Perceived benefits of meditative movement in older adults
    Carol Rogers
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Geriatr Nurs 31:37-51. 2010
    ..Clinicians can use the findings of this review to identify motivational factors for initiation and adherence and identify specific benefits from an effective TC intervention...
  16. doi request reprint Perimenopausal obesity
    Colleen Keller
    College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona 85004, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:987-96. 2010
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  17. pmc A review of clinical trials of tai chi and qigong in older adults
    Carol E Rogers
    Arizona State University, USA
    West J Nurs Res 31:245-79. 2009
    ..Missing from the reviewed reports is a discussion of how spiritual exploration with meditative forms of PA, an important component of these movement activities, may contribute to successful aging...

Research Grants14

  1. Storytelling to Promote Colorectal Screening in Primary Care Clinics
    Linda Larkey; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Identification and engagement with the story and perceptions of threat, fear and stress will be assessed as mediators. Findings will potentially inform effective primary care practice interventions for CRCS. ..
  2. Storytelling for Colorectal Health among Latinos
    Linda Larkey; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Then elements of a proposed explanatory model of the ST intervention, including transportation, identification, self-identity and reciprocal support factors, will be tested for mediation effects on outcomes. ..
  3. Storytelling to Promote Colorectal Screening in Primary Care Clinics
    Linda Larkey; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Identification and engagement with the story and perceptions of threat, fear and stress will be assessed as mediators. Findings will potentially inform effective primary care practice interventions for CRCS. ..
  4. Qigong Effects on Fatigue & Cognitive Function after Treatment for Breast Cancer
    Linda Larkey; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  5. Storytelling to Promote Colorectal Screening in Primary Care Clinics
    Linda Larkey; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Identification and engagement with the story and perceptions of threat, fear and stress will be assessed as mediators. Findings will potentially inform effective primary care practice interventions for CRCS. ..
  6. Storytelling for Colorectal Health among Latinos
    Linda Larkey; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Then elements of a proposed explanatory model of the ST intervention, including transportation, identification, self-identity and reciprocal support factors, will be tested for mediation effects on outcomes. ..
  7. IMPACT OF RISK TALKS ON PATIENT COLORECTAL SCREENING
    Linda Larkey; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Research Question 1: Which source of cancer risk discussions will improve the rates of patient compliance with the recommended colorectal early detection tests more, physician or staff initiated? ..
  8. Storytelling for Colorectal Health among Latinos
    Linda K Larkey; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Then elements of a proposed explanatory model of the ST intervention, including transportation, identification, self-identity and reciprocal support factors, will be tested for mediation effects on outcomes. ..