S H Kelder

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Depression and substance use in minority middle-school students
    S H Kelder
    University of Texas Houston, School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, 7000 Fannin St, Suite 2622, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:761-6. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Tracking of physical and physiological risk variables among ethnic subgroups from third to eighth grade: the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health cohort study
    Steven H Kelder
    School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Prev Med 34:324-33. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The students for peace project: a comprehensive violence-prevention program for middle school students
    S H Kelder
    Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, University of Texas Houston, USA
    Am J Prev Med 12:22-30. 1996
  4. ncbi request reprint Planning and initiation of the ONDCP National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign
    S H Kelder
    University of Texas Houston, School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion Research and Development 77030, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 6:14-26. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Nicotine dependence, withdrawal symptoms, and adolescents' readiness to quit smoking
    A V Prokhorov
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 3:151-5. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Dissemination and adoption of the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health (CATCH): a case study in Texas
    D M Hoelscher
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 7:90-100. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship between perceived exposure to promotional smoking messages and smoking status among high school students
    Ronald J Peters
    University of Texas Houston, School of Public Health, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Addict 15:387-91. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of overweight misperception and weight control behaviors among normal weight adolescents in the United States
    Kathleen S Talamayan
    Centers for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:365-73. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Beliefs and social norms about smoking onset and addictions among urban adolescent cigarette smokers
    Ronald J Peters
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion, Research and Development, Houston 77030, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 37:449-53. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The relationship between perceived youth exposure to anti-smoking advertisements: how perceptions differ by race
    Ronald J Peters
    University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, USA
    J Drug Educ 35:47-58. 2005

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. pmc Depression and substance use in minority middle-school students
    S H Kelder
    University of Texas Houston, School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, 7000 Fannin St, Suite 2622, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:761-6. 2001
    ..This study investigated the association between depression and substance use in a sample of middle-school students...
  2. ncbi request reprint Tracking of physical and physiological risk variables among ethnic subgroups from third to eighth grade: the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health cohort study
    Steven H Kelder
    School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Prev Med 34:324-33. 2002
    ..This paper reports the tracking of physiologic variables through eighth grade...
  3. ncbi request reprint The students for peace project: a comprehensive violence-prevention program for middle school students
    S H Kelder
    Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, University of Texas Houston, USA
    Am J Prev Med 12:22-30. 1996
    ..If that program is found effective, the district will already have the necessary documentation, personnel, and skills for broader dissemination...
  4. ncbi request reprint Planning and initiation of the ONDCP National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign
    S H Kelder
    University of Texas Houston, School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion Research and Development 77030, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 6:14-26. 2000
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Nicotine dependence, withdrawal symptoms, and adolescents' readiness to quit smoking
    A V Prokhorov
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 3:151-5. 2001
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Dissemination and adoption of the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health (CATCH): a case study in Texas
    D M Hoelscher
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 7:90-100. 2001
    ..This article describes the dissemination of CATCH in Texas, including the theoretical framework, strategies used, and lessons learned. To date (Fall 2000), CATCH materials have been adopted by more than 728 elementary schools in Texas...
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship between perceived exposure to promotional smoking messages and smoking status among high school students
    Ronald J Peters
    University of Texas Houston, School of Public Health, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Addict 15:387-91. 2006
    ..19, 2.79, p < or = .05). These findings suggest that experimenters and quitters may pay more attention to smoking advertisements than nonsmokers and current smokers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of overweight misperception and weight control behaviors among normal weight adolescents in the United States
    Kathleen S Talamayan
    Centers for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:365-73. 2006
    ..These data suggest that obesity prevention programs should address weight misperceptions and the harmful effects of unhealthy weight control methods even among normal weight adolescents...
  9. ncbi request reprint Beliefs and social norms about smoking onset and addictions among urban adolescent cigarette smokers
    Ronald J Peters
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion, Research and Development, Houston 77030, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 37:449-53. 2005
    ..In addition, this research confirmed that friends and siblings who use tobacco are strong reinforcers in youth smoking initiation...
  10. ncbi request reprint The relationship between perceived youth exposure to anti-smoking advertisements: how perceptions differ by race
    Ronald J Peters
    University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, USA
    J Drug Educ 35:47-58. 2005
    ..While the relationships tested in this study are exploratory, they provide initial evidence for an important nexus between race and communication channels that may impact perceived exposure to tobacco advertising...
  11. ncbi request reprint Self-reported barriers to quality physical education by physical education specialists in Texas
    Cristina S Barroso
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston School of Public Health, Brownsville, TX 78520, USA
    J Sch Health 75:313-9. 2005
    ..7% in 2002, and 57.7% in 2003. The top two rank order barriers to quality PE were large class size and low academic value. Future research should focus on determining characteristics of schools that are achieving quality PE programs...
  12. ncbi request reprint Beliefs and social norms about cigarettes or marijuana sticks laced with embalming fluid and phencyclidine (PCP): why youth use "fry"
    Ronald J Peters
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas, Houston, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 40:563-71. 2005
    ..Youth stated that users have impaired motor skills, hallucinations, long-term mental health problems, incoherent behavior, paranoia, and aggressive behaviors. Implications for these results are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based approaches to dissemination and diffusion of physical activity interventions
    Neville Owen
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 31:S35-44. 2006
    ..The promise of widespread adoption of evidence-based physical activity interventions to improve public health is sufficient to justify devotion of substantial resources to the relevant research on dissemination and diffusion...
  14. ncbi request reprint Beliefs regarding cigarette use, motivations to quit, and perceptions on cessation programs among minority adolescent cigarette smokers
    Ronald Peters
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:754-7. 2006
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing implementation of the Coordinated Approach to Child Health (CATCH) Eat Smart School Nutrition Program in Texas
    Christine McCullum-Gomez
    University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:2039-44. 2006
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Perceived parental monitoring and health risk behavior among public secondary school students in El Salvador
    Andrew E Springer
    1Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Public Health, Houston, Texas, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:1810-4. 2006
    ..5 times more likely to report risk behaviors examined. The promotion of specific parenting practices such as parental monitoring may hold promise for reducing adolescent risk behaviors in El Salvador...
  17. ncbi request reprint Methamphetamine use and sexual risk behaviors in U.S. high school students: findings from a national risk behavior survey
    Andrew E Springer
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas, 7000 Fannin Street, Suite 2664, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Sci 8:103-13. 2007
    ..S. high school students...
  18. pmc Differences in food consumption and meal patterns in Texas school children by grade
    Adriana Perez
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Division of Biostatistics, 80 Fort Brown, SPH RAHC North 200, Brownsville, TX 78520, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A23. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine differences in food choices between 4th-, 8th-, and 11th-grade students. The results provide information that can be used to tailor behavioral-based nutritional programs for children...
  19. pmc School-based programs: lessons learned from CATCH, Planet Health, and Not-On-Tobacco
    Adele Franks
    Prevention Research Centers Office, MS K45 DACH NCCDPHP CDC, 3005 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A33. 2007
    ..The authors provide advice based on lessons learned from these programs to those who wish to work with young people in schools...
  20. ncbi request reprint Alprazolam (Xanax) use among southern youth: beliefs and social norms concerning dangerous rides on "handlebars"
    Ronald J Peters
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    J Drug Educ 37:417-28. 2007
    ..In this study, a majority of students stated that medical professionals such as doctors and pharmacists were the greatest facilitator of alprazolam acquisition. Implications for these results are discussed...
  21. pmc Measuring the prevalence of overweight in Texas schoolchildren
    Deanna M Hoelscher
    Human Nutrition Center, University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, 1200 Hermann Pressler Drive, W RAS 920, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1002-8. 2004
    ..We describe results from year 1 of a surveillance system to monitor body mass index in children at the state level...
  22. ncbi request reprint Beliefs and social norms about codeine and promethazine hydrochloride cough syrup (CPHCS) onset and perceived addiction among urban Houstonian adolescents: an addiction trend in the city of lean
    Ronald J Peters
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, 77030, USA
    J Drug Educ 33:415-25. 2003
    ..Our findings suggest that friends and an innovative form of hip-hop music called "screw" are strong reinforcers of CPHCS use...
  23. pmc The National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign
    Steven H Kelder
    Am J Public Health 92:1211-2. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Diary days needed to estimate activity among older African-American and Hispanic women
    Karen E Eason
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Houston, 7000 Fannin Street, 2624C, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1308-15. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate variation in energy expenditure among older African-American and Hispanic female workers and nonworkers, and identify the number of days of diary self-report necessary to reliably estimate activity...
  25. ncbi request reprint Predicting initiation of smoking in adolescents: evidence for integrating the stages of change and susceptibility to smoking constructs
    Alexander V Prokhorov
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    Addict Behav 27:697-712. 2002
    ..This new classification system yielded better concurrent and predictive validity than did either stage of smoking acquisition or susceptibility to smoking alone...
  26. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility and validity of the secondary level School-Based Nutrition Monitoring student questionnaire
    Deanna M Hoelscher
    Human Nutrition Center, University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, Houston, TX, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 103:186-94. 2003
    ..To evaluate the reproducibility and validity of the School-Based Nutrition Monitoring (SBNM) secondary level student questionnaire...
  27. ncbi request reprint Designing effective nutrition interventions for adolescents
    Deanna M Hoelscher
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 102:S52-63. 2002
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Smoking differences among African American, Hispanic, and White middle school students in an urban setting
    Steven H Kelder
    School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, P O Box 20186, Houston, TX 77225, USA
    Addict Behav 28:513-22. 2003
    ..Although much is known among high school samples, few scientifically based studies have reported these race and ethnic differences in cigarette smoking among younger samples...
  29. ncbi request reprint Long-term implementation of the CATCH physical education program
    Steven H Kelder
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    Health Educ Behav 30:463-75. 2003
    ..e., 50%), whereas the FC and UC schools came close to it. Barriers to implementing CATCH PE included insufficient training and lower importance of PE compared to other academic areas and indicate the need for in-service training...
  30. ncbi request reprint School climate and the institutionalization of the CATCH program
    Guy S Parcel
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Houston 77030, USA
    Health Educ Behav 30:489-502. 2003
    ..Measures of school climate may be useful in determining a school's readiness to adopt and implement an innovative health promotion curriculum...
  31. ncbi request reprint Work-related injury among south Texas middle school students: prevalence and patterns
    Nancy F Weller
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, Mental Sciences Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    South Med J 96:1213-20. 2003
    ..Work experiences among early adolescents are largely undocumented. Our purpose was to document the prevalence of work and work-related injury among lower-income Hispanic South Texas middle school students...
  32. ncbi request reprint School-year employment among high school students: effects on academic, social, and physical functioning
    Nancy F Weller
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 3701 Kirby, Suite 600, Houston, Texas 77096, USA
    Adolescence 38:441-58. 2003
    ..It was concluded that parents and professionals should continue to monitor the number of weekly hours that students work during the school year...
  33. ncbi request reprint A study of school nurse job satisfaction
    DeMonica L Junious
    North Harris Montgomery Community College District, Houston, TX, USA
    J Sch Nurs 20:88-93. 2004
    ..For this to occur, school nurses must take the initiative to educate administrators, parents, and communities about their role in the school setting...
  34. ncbi request reprint School-based health education programs can be maintained over time: results from the CATCH Institutionalization study
    Deanna M Hoelscher
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, The University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 38:594-606. 2004
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Type A behavior and daily living activity among older minority women
    Karen E Eason
    University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:137-46. 2002
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Menarchal status and calf circumference predict calcaneal ultrasound measurements in girls
    Albert C Hergenroeder
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030 2399, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:318-24. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to predict calcaneal QUS measurements in healthy adolescent females as a function of anthropometric measures, pubertal stage and menarchal status...
  37. ncbi request reprint Teaching testicular self-examination: education and practices in pediatric residents
    Joel S Brenner
    General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine Division, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e239-44. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of pediatric residents who teach TSE to their adolescent patients, and significant factors related to teaching TSE...
  38. doi request reprint Development and preliminary validation of the cancer family impact scale for colorectal cancer
    Pamela S Sinicrope
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Genet Test 12:161-9. 2008
    ..The aim of our study was to develop a measure of how a family history of colorectal cancer (CRC) affects families from the viewpoint of unaffected family members...