Linda Gallo

Summary

Affiliation: San Diego State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status and stress in Mexican-American women: a multi-method perspective
    Linda C Gallo
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, 9245 Sky Park Court Suite 105, San Diego, CA, 92123, USA
    J Behav Med 36:379-88. 2013
  2. pmc Socioeconomic status, psychosocial resources and risk, and cardiometabolic risk in Mexican-American women
    Linda C Gallo
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, CA, USA
    Health Psychol 31:334-42. 2012
  3. pmc Individual and neighborhood socioeconomic status and inflammation in Mexican American women: what is the role of obesity?
    Linda C Gallo
    Department of Psychology, San Diego StateUniversity, San Diego, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 74:535-42. 2012
  4. pmc The relevance of fatalism in the study of Latinas' cancer screening behavior: a systematic review of the literature
    KARLA ESPINOSA DE LOS MONTEROS
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, 9245 Sky Park Court Suite 115, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Int J Behav Med 18:310-8. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Adolescents' attachment orientation influences ambulatory blood pressure responses to everyday social interactions
    Linda C Gallo
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:253-61. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Education, psychosocial resources, and metabolic syndrome variables in Latinas
    Linda C Gallo
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, CA 92120, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:14-25. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Understanding the association between socioeconomic status and physical health: do negative emotions play a role?
    Linda C Gallo
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, California 92120, USA
    Psychol Bull 129:10-51. 2003
  8. pmc Do socioeconomic gradients in subclinical atherosclerosis vary according to acculturation level? Analyses of Mexican-Americans in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Linda C Gallo
    San Diego State University University of California San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, California 92120, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:756-62. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Resiliency in the face of disadvantage: do Hispanic cultural characteristics protect health outcomes?
    Linda C Gallo
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, 6363 Alvarado Ct, Ste 103 3, San Diego, CA 92120 4913, USA
    J Pers 77:1707-46. 2009
  10. pmc Domains of chronic stress, lifestyle factors, and allostatic load in middle-aged Mexican-American women
    Linda C Gallo
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, CA 92123, USA
    Ann Behav Med 41:21-31. 2011

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status and stress in Mexican-American women: a multi-method perspective
    Linda C Gallo
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, 9245 Sky Park Court Suite 105, San Diego, CA, 92123, USA
    J Behav Med 36:379-88. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Socioeconomic status, psychosocial resources and risk, and cardiometabolic risk in Mexican-American women
    Linda C Gallo
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, CA, USA
    Health Psychol 31:334-42. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Individual and neighborhood socioeconomic status and inflammation in Mexican American women: what is the role of obesity?
    Linda C Gallo
    Department of Psychology, San Diego StateUniversity, San Diego, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 74:535-42. 2012
    ..We examined relationships of individual and neighborhood SES with inflammatory markers in Mexican American women and evaluated contributions of obesity and related heath behaviors to these associations...
  4. pmc The relevance of fatalism in the study of Latinas' cancer screening behavior: a systematic review of the literature
    KARLA ESPINOSA DE LOS MONTEROS
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, 9245 Sky Park Court Suite 115, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Int J Behav Med 18:310-8. 2011
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Adolescents' attachment orientation influences ambulatory blood pressure responses to everyday social interactions
    Linda C Gallo
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:253-61. 2006
    ..The current study examined the effects of attachment orientation on physiological responses to naturalistic social interactions in adolescents...
  6. ncbi request reprint Education, psychosocial resources, and metabolic syndrome variables in Latinas
    Linda C Gallo
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, CA 92120, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:14-25. 2007
    ..In part, this may reflect that these populations benefit from fewer resilient resources to manage stressful environments, resulting in accentuated psychological and physiological costs (1)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Understanding the association between socioeconomic status and physical health: do negative emotions play a role?
    Linda C Gallo
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, California 92120, USA
    Psychol Bull 129:10-51. 2003
    ..The article concludes with suggestions for future research to better evaluate the proposed model...
  8. pmc Do socioeconomic gradients in subclinical atherosclerosis vary according to acculturation level? Analyses of Mexican-Americans in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Linda C Gallo
    San Diego State University University of California San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, California 92120, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:756-62. 2009
    ..e., worse health with higher SEP)...
  9. doi request reprint Resiliency in the face of disadvantage: do Hispanic cultural characteristics protect health outcomes?
    Linda C Gallo
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, 6363 Alvarado Ct, Ste 103 3, San Diego, CA 92120 4913, USA
    J Pers 77:1707-46. 2009
    ..We conclude by discussing future directions and opportunities for researchers interested in culture-specific resiliency factors in relation to health outcomes...
  10. pmc Domains of chronic stress, lifestyle factors, and allostatic load in middle-aged Mexican-American women
    Linda C Gallo
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, CA 92123, USA
    Ann Behav Med 41:21-31. 2011
    ..Little research has examined how chronic stress in different domains relates to allostatic load (AL)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status, psychosocial processes, and perceived health: an interpersonal perspective
    Linda C Gallo
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, CA 92120, USA
    Ann Behav Med 31:109-19. 2006
    ..Concepts and methods from interpersonal theory (1) could provide a useful framework for research concerning the roles of psychosocial factors in socioeconomic health disparities...
  12. ncbi request reprint Job characteristics, occupational status, and ambulatory cardiovascular activity in women
    Linda C Gallo
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, CA 92120, USA
    Ann Behav Med 28:62-73. 2004
    ..Some research is consistent with the idea that stressful job characteristics are especially detrimental to health in low-status workers, creating a cumulative physiological burden...
  13. ncbi request reprint Perceived cognitive function and emotional distress following coronary artery bypass surgery
    Linda C Gallo
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92120, USA
    J Behav Med 28:433-42. 2005
    ..Baseline emotional symptoms did not predict the course of perceived cognitive difficulties. Perceptions of cognitive decline may contribute to emotional distress in patients post-CABG...
  14. ncbi request reprint Occupation and subclinical carotid artery disease in women: are clerical workers at greater risk?
    Linda C Gallo
    San Diego State University University of California, San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, 6363 Alvarado Court, San Diego, California 92120, USA
    Health Psychol 22:19-29. 2003
    ..Risk factors and workplace characteristics did not account for the greater carotid atherosclerosis observed in clerical workers. Further research is needed to investigate why clerical work may increase cardiovascular risk...
  15. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status, resources, psychological experiences, and emotional responses: a test of the reserve capacity model
    Linda C Gallo
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, 6363 Alvarado Court, Suite 103, San Diego, CA 92120, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 88:386-99. 2005
    ..Women with low SES had fewer resources relative to those with higher SES, and resources contributed to the association between SES and daily experiences...
  16. ncbi request reprint An interpersonal analysis of adult attachment style: circumplex descriptions, recoiled developmental experiences, self-representations, and interpersonal functioning in adulthood
    Linda C Gallo
    San Diego State University, California 92120, USA
    J Pers 71:141-81. 2003
    ..These dimensions were associated with theoretically consistent characteristics, recollections of early experiences with parents, self-representations, and social functioning...
  17. pmc Individual and area-based indicators of acculturation and the metabolic syndrome among low-income Mexican American women living in a border region
    KARLA ESPINOSA DE LOS MONTEROS
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, University ofCalifornia, San Diego, CA 92120, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1979-86. 2008
    ..We sought to examine the relationships between individual and area-based indicators of acculturation and metabolic syndrome (MetS) risk among a sample of Mexican American women living in the California-Baja California border region...
  18. ncbi request reprint Concerns about stigma, social support and quality of life in low-income HIV-positive Hispanics
    Sandra E Larios
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, 6363 Alvarado Ct, Ste 103, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92120, USA
    Ethn Dis 19:65-70. 2009
    ..95, P < .01). Interventions directed toward dispelling HIV-related social stigma by educating patients, communities, and physicians would be beneficial to improve quality of life in Hispanics living with HIV...
  19. pmc Underreporting of food intake among Mexican/Mexican-American Women: rates and correlates
    Elizabeth K G Bothwell
    Center for Behavioral and Community Health Studies, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:624-32. 2009
    ..Underreporting of food intake threatens the validity of dietary assessment; yet, little is known about the prevalence or correlates of underreporting in the Mexican/Mexican-American community...
  20. ncbi request reprint Support for disease management, depression, self-care, and clinical indicators among Hispanics with type 2 diabetes in San Diego County, United States of America
    Addie L Fortmann
    San Diego State University University of California, San Diego, Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, California, USA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 28:230-4. 2010
    ....
  21. pmc Ability of ethnic self-identification to partition modifiable health risk among US residents of Mexican ancestry
    Steven D Barger
    Department of Psychology, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1971-8. 2008
    ..We examined the relationship between ethnic self-identification and the partitioning of health risk within a Mexican American population...
  22. pmc Secretos de la Buena Vida: processes of dietary change via a tailored nutrition communication intervention for Latinas
    Barbara Baquero
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92115, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:855-66. 2009
    ..These findings highlight the importance of process evaluation measures and help us understand the mechanism by which tailored print materials and interpersonal health communication via promotoras can facilitate health behavior change...
  23. ncbi request reprint Subjective social status, objective socioeconomic status, and cardiovascular risk in women
    Shiva G Ghaed
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, 6363 Alvarado Court, San Diego, CA 92120, USA
    Health Psychol 26:668-74. 2007
    ..The authors examined the relationship between subjective social status (SSS) and psychosocial, behavioral, and physical cardiovascular risk factors in middle-aged women...
  24. ncbi request reprint Marital status and quality in middle-aged women: Associations with levels and trajectories of cardiovascular risk factors
    Linda C Gallo
    San Diego State University University of California, Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA, USA
    Health Psychol 22:453-63. 2003
    ..In some cases, women in satisfying marriages also showed a lower risk trajectory on risk factors relative to other women. Hence, marriage appears to confer health benefits for women, but only when marital satisfaction is high...
  25. doi request reprint Race, racism and health: disparities, mechanisms, and interventions
    Elizabeth Brondolo
    Department of Psychology, St John s University, 8000 Utopia Parkway, Jamaica, NY 11439, USA
    J Behav Med 32:1-8. 2009
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Distinctions among agency, communion, and unmitigated agency and communion according to the interpersonal circumplex, Five-factor model, and social-emotional correlates
    Shiva G Ghaed
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, CA 92120, USA
    J Pers Assess 86:77-88. 2006
    ..These findings support the convergent and divergent properties of the constructs but suggest that additional attention to the conceptual definition and measurement of UC is warranted...
  27. ncbi request reprint Marital status, marital quality, and atherosclerotic burden in postmenopausal women
    Linda C Gallo
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:952-62. 2003
    ..Marriage confers health benefits for men, but the evidence for women is less consistent. Inconsistent findings may be attributed, in part, to the confounding of marital status and marital quality...
  28. ncbi request reprint Marital quality and occurrence of the metabolic syndrome in women
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1022-7. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine whether women reporting marital satisfaction are at reduced risk of developing the metabolic syndrome compared with other women...
  29. ncbi request reprint Hostility, anger, aggressiveness, and coronary heart disease: an interpersonal perspective on personality, emotion, and health
    Timothy W Smith
    University of Utah, USA
    J Pers 72:1217-70. 2004
    ....

Research Grants5

  1. Marital Adjustment, Depression and Myocardial Infarction
    Linda Gallo; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  2. Cardiovascular Risk Disparities: Socioemotional Pathways
    Linda Gallo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..By examining potentially modifiable psychosocial variables as a pathway underlying CVD disparities, this study seeks to inform efforts to understand and eliminate health disparities. ..
  3. Cardiovascular Risk Disparities: Socioemotional Pathways
    Linda Gallo; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..By examining potentially modifiable psychosocial variables as a pathway underlying CVD disparities, this study seeks to inform efforts to understand and eliminate health disparities. ..