Molly A Martin

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The state of pediatric asthma in Chicago's Humboldt Park: a community-based study in two local elementary schools
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine 750 N Lake Shore Dr, 10th Fl, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    BMC Pediatr 10:45. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving asthma research in an inner-city Latino neighborhood with community health workers
    Molly Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Asthma 42:891-5. 2005
  3. pmc Recruitment of Mexican American adults for an intensive diabetes intervention trial
    Molly A Martin
    Rush University Medical Center, Department of Preventive Medicine, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:7-12. 2011
  4. doi request reprint A qualitative exploration of asthma self-management beliefs and practices in Puerto Rican families
    Molly Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Section of Social and Community Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:464-74. 2010
  5. pmc Improving asthma self-efficacy: developing and testing a pilot community-based asthma intervention for African American adults
    Molly A Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:153-159.e3. 2009
  6. pmc The effects of acculturation on asthma burden in a community sample of Mexican American schoolchildren
    Molly A Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Ill 60612, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1290-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Reducing home triggers for asthma: the Latino community health worker approach
    Molly A Martin
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Asthma 43:369-74. 2006
  8. pmc Child passenger safety for inner-city Latinos: new approaches from the community
    M Martin
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Inj Prev 12:99-104. 2006
  9. pmc The Mexican-American Trial of Community Health workers (MATCH): design and baseline characteristics of a randomized controlled trial testing a culturally tailored community diabetes self-management intervention
    Steven K Rothschild
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1700 W Van Buren, Suite 470, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:369-77. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Evaluation of an asthma medication training program for immigrant Mexican community health workers
    Molly A Martin
    Rush University Medical Center, IL, USA
    Prog Community Health Partnersh 5:95-103. 2011

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Publications13

  1. pmc The state of pediatric asthma in Chicago's Humboldt Park: a community-based study in two local elementary schools
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine 750 N Lake Shore Dr, 10th Fl, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    BMC Pediatr 10:45. 2010
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  2. ncbi request reprint Improving asthma research in an inner-city Latino neighborhood with community health workers
    Molly Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Asthma 42:891-5. 2005
    ..This academic-community partnership showed that community health workers can be effective research partners...
  3. pmc Recruitment of Mexican American adults for an intensive diabetes intervention trial
    Molly A Martin
    Rush University Medical Center, Department of Preventive Medicine, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:7-12. 2011
    ..Effective behavioral diabetes interventions for Mexican Americans are needed. Our study focused on efforts to recruit Mexican American adults for a trial testing a diabetes community health worker (CHW) self-management intervention...
  4. doi request reprint A qualitative exploration of asthma self-management beliefs and practices in Puerto Rican families
    Molly Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Section of Social and Community Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:464-74. 2010
    ..Fear of asthma, need for more general education and smoking cessation resources, and community supports for asthma were discussed. These findings have important implications for future interventions...
  5. pmc Improving asthma self-efficacy: developing and testing a pilot community-based asthma intervention for African American adults
    Molly A Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:153-159.e3. 2009
    ..Interventions that improve asthma self-efficacy for appropriate self-management behaviors might ultimately improve asthma control in this population...
  6. pmc The effects of acculturation on asthma burden in a community sample of Mexican American schoolchildren
    Molly A Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Ill 60612, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1290-6. 2007
    ..We sought to determine whether low acculturation among Mexican American caregivers protects their children against asthma...
  7. ncbi request reprint Reducing home triggers for asthma: the Latino community health worker approach
    Molly A Martin
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Asthma 43:369-74. 2006
    ..32 reduction in home trigger score (p < 0.01) for children and a 0.41 reduction (p < 0.01) for adults. This intervention shows promise as a way to reduce asthma triggers in urban low-income Latino communities...
  8. pmc Child passenger safety for inner-city Latinos: new approaches from the community
    M Martin
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Inj Prev 12:99-104. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the ability of a community health worker education program to improve proper child safety seat usage in urban low income Latino families...
  9. pmc The Mexican-American Trial of Community Health workers (MATCH): design and baseline characteristics of a randomized controlled trial testing a culturally tailored community diabetes self-management intervention
    Steven K Rothschild
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1700 W Van Buren, Suite 470, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:369-77. 2012
    ..This paper describes methods used to overcome limitations of prior studies...
  10. doi request reprint Evaluation of an asthma medication training program for immigrant Mexican community health workers
    Molly A Martin
    Rush University Medical Center, IL, USA
    Prog Community Health Partnersh 5:95-103. 2011
    ..Although CHW asthma interventions have been shown to improve some outcomes, their ability to change medication adherence remains unclear...
  11. doi request reprint Home asthma triggers: barriers to asthma control in Chicago Puerto Rican children
    Molly A Martin
    Rush University Medical Center RUMC, Department of Preventive Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 24:813-27. 2013
    ..The data from this high-risk cohort identified modifiable areas where environmental interventions could reduce morbidity in Puerto Rican children and adolescents...
  12. pmc Recruitment, asthma characteristics, and medication behaviors in Midwestern Puerto Rican youth: data from Project CURA
    Molly A Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 109:121-7. 2012
    ..Puerto Rican children have the highest prevalence of asthma, but detailed descriptions of this population have been limited to the island of Puerto Rico and the northeastern United States...
  13. ncbi request reprint Family structure and income inequality in families with children, 1976 to 2000
    Molly A Martin
    The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Sociology, 414 Oswald Tower, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Demography 43:421-45. 2006
    ..Furthermore, by including cohabitation, I find lower levels of total inequality and a weaker role for demographic shifts in family structure for trends in income inequality...