Leigh E Tenkku

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Louis University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A web-based intervention to reduce alcohol-exposed pregnancies in the community
    Leigh E Tenkku
    Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:563-73. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Racial disparities in pregnancy-related drinking reduction
    Leigh E Tenkku
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Matern Child Health J 13:604-13. 2009
  3. pmc Psychiatric disorders among low-income women and unintended pregnancies
    Leigh E Tenkku
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Womens Health Issues 19:313-24. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Preconception wellness: differences in health by immigrant status
    Pamela K Xaverius
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:216-22. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Exploring health by reproductive status: an epidemiological analysis of preconception health
    Pamela K Xaverius
    Family and Community Medicine, St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:49-56. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Exploring pregnancy-related changes in alcohol consumption between black and white women
    Daniel S Morris
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:505-12. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Disparities rank high in prioritized research, systems and service delivery needs in Missouri
    Pamela K Xaverius
    School of Medicine, Department of Community and Family Medicine, St Louis University, 1320 S Grand Blvd, St Louis, MO 65104, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:511-6. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Differences between women at higher and lower risk for an unintended pregnancy
    Pamela K Xaverius
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Saint Louis University, 1402 South Grand, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Womens Health Issues 19:306-12. 2009

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint A web-based intervention to reduce alcohol-exposed pregnancies in the community
    Leigh E Tenkku
    Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:563-73. 2011
    ..This study represents a successful implementation of a web-based, self-guided change intervention to reduce risk for an AEP, an intervention with community-wide reach due to the Internet platform...
  2. doi request reprint Racial disparities in pregnancy-related drinking reduction
    Leigh E Tenkku
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Matern Child Health J 13:604-13. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the likelihood that women of different racial and ethnic groups would reduce their alcohol consumption during pregnancy...
  3. pmc Psychiatric disorders among low-income women and unintended pregnancies
    Leigh E Tenkku
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Womens Health Issues 19:313-24. 2009
    ..This study examines the relationship between mental illness and unintended pregnancy in seeking to improve the care provided to women and our ability to minimize the number of children born unwanted or ill-cared for...
  4. doi request reprint Preconception wellness: differences in health by immigrant status
    Pamela K Xaverius
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:216-22. 2012
    ..7 times more likely to use birth control than NP-FB women. The lower prevalence of numerous destructive health behaviors among preconceptional immigrant women is an important finding...
  5. doi request reprint Exploring health by reproductive status: an epidemiological analysis of preconception health
    Pamela K Xaverius
    Family and Community Medicine, St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:49-56. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that pregnant women engaged in a healthier lifestyle than nonpregnant women, although this may vary by pregnancy intention and birth control method...
  6. doi request reprint Exploring pregnancy-related changes in alcohol consumption between black and white women
    Daniel S Morris
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:505-12. 2008
    ..Differences in drinking cessation between Black and White women who become pregnant may help explain the disparity in FAS rates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Disparities rank high in prioritized research, systems and service delivery needs in Missouri
    Pamela K Xaverius
    School of Medicine, Department of Community and Family Medicine, St Louis University, 1320 S Grand Blvd, St Louis, MO 65104, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:511-6. 2007
    ..2% response rate. These individuals were asked to select research priorities out of a list of 130 research agenda items, identify personal areas of expertise, and to recommend new research topics...
  8. doi request reprint Differences between women at higher and lower risk for an unintended pregnancy
    Pamela K Xaverius
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Saint Louis University, 1402 South Grand, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Womens Health Issues 19:306-12. 2009
    ..Little is known about the preconception health status of women that are at risk for an unintended pregnancy...