Christine Margaret Markham

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc +CLICK: harnessing web-based training to reduce secondary transmission among HIV-positive youth
    Christine Margaret Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX, USA
    AIDS Care 21:622-31. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Behavioral and psychosocial effects of two middle school sexual health education programs at tenth-grade follow-up
    Christine M Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:151-9. 2014
  3. pmc Dimensions of gender relations and reproductive health inequity perceived by female undergraduate students in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam: a qualitative exploration
    Thanh Cong Bui
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Equity Health 11:63. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Sexual risk avoidance and sexual risk reduction interventions for middle school youth: a randomized controlled trial
    Christine M Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7000 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Adolesc Health 50:279-88. 2012
  5. pmc Patterns of vaginal, oral, and anal sexual intercourse in an urban seventh-grade population
    Christine M Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 7000 Fannin, 26th Floor, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Sch Health 79:193-200. 2009
  6. pmc Factors associated with frequent vaginal douching among alternative school youth
    Christine M Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:509-12. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Connectedness as a predictor of sexual and reproductive health outcomes for youth
    Christine M Markham
    University of Texas Prevention Research Center, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:S23-41. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Family connectedness and sexual risk-taking among urban youth attending alternative high schools
    Christine M Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 35:174-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Using intervention mapping to adapt an effective HIV, sexually transmitted disease, and pregnancy prevention program for high-risk minority youth
    Susan R Tortolero
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Health Promot Pract 6:286-98. 2005
  10. doi request reprint The Fun Families Study: intervention to reduce children's TV viewing
    Soledad Liliana Escobar-Chaves
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:S99-101. 2010

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc +CLICK: harnessing web-based training to reduce secondary transmission among HIV-positive youth
    Christine Margaret Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX, USA
    AIDS Care 21:622-31. 2009
    ..Further research on long-term and behavioral effects is indicated prior to broader dissemination into clinical practice...
  2. doi request reprint Behavioral and psychosocial effects of two middle school sexual health education programs at tenth-grade follow-up
    Christine M Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:151-9. 2014
    ..We examined whether these effects extended into 10th grade...
  3. pmc Dimensions of gender relations and reproductive health inequity perceived by female undergraduate students in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam: a qualitative exploration
    Thanh Cong Bui
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Equity Health 11:63. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Sexual risk avoidance and sexual risk reduction interventions for middle school youth: a randomized controlled trial
    Christine M Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7000 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Adolesc Health 50:279-88. 2012
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of two, theory-based, multimedia, middle school sexual education programs in delaying sexual initiation...
  5. pmc Patterns of vaginal, oral, and anal sexual intercourse in an urban seventh-grade population
    Christine M Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 7000 Fannin, 26th Floor, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Sch Health 79:193-200. 2009
    ..Such data are limited for early adolescents...
  6. pmc Factors associated with frequent vaginal douching among alternative school youth
    Christine M Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:509-12. 2007
    ..13%), monthly douching was associated with black ethnicity, beliefs related to the therapeutic value of douching, perceived partner expectations, having female relatives who douched, and pregnancy history...
  7. doi request reprint Connectedness as a predictor of sexual and reproductive health outcomes for youth
    Christine M Markham
    University of Texas Prevention Research Center, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:S23-41. 2010
    ..Further study regarding specific sub-constructs as well as their combined influence is needed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Family connectedness and sexual risk-taking among urban youth attending alternative high schools
    Christine M Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 35:174-9. 2003
    ..Family connectedness is associated with reduced adolescent sexual risk-taking, although this association has not been tested among alternative school youth...
  9. ncbi request reprint Using intervention mapping to adapt an effective HIV, sexually transmitted disease, and pregnancy prevention program for high-risk minority youth
    Susan R Tortolero
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Health Promot Pract 6:286-98. 2005
    ..IM is a detailed process that provides planners with a systematic method for decision making in each phase of developing or adapting an intervention to influence changes in behavior and environmental conditions...
  10. doi request reprint The Fun Families Study: intervention to reduce children's TV viewing
    Soledad Liliana Escobar-Chaves
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:S99-101. 2010
    ..23, P < 0.01). There was a trend toward reducing actual media consumption but these outcomes did not reach statistical significance. Effective strategies to reduce children's TV viewing were identified...
  11. pmc It's Your Game: Keep It Real: delaying sexual behavior with an effective middle school program
    Susan R Tortolero
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:169-79. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that the IYG intervention would decrease the number of adolescents who initiated sexual activity by the ninth grade compared with those in the comparison schools...
  12. pmc Safer choices 2: rationale, design issues, and baseline results in evaluating school-based health promotion for alternative school students
    Susan R Tortolero
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, TX, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:70-82. 2008
    ..This paper describes the rationale, study design, and baseline results for the Safer Choices 2 program...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bullying and victimization and internalizing symptoms among low-income Black and Hispanic students
    Melissa Fleschler Peskin
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:372-5. 2007
    ..These study findings expand the association between bully/victim status and internalizing symptoms to a less-studied population that may be limited in their ability to use and obtain mental health assistance...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the consequences of a coercive sexual experience among adolescents attending alternative schools
    Ruth S Buzi
    Teen Health Clinic, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Sch Health 73:191-6. 2003
    ..More research focusing on the differential impact of a coercive sexual experience on males and females is crucial...
  15. ncbi request reprint The impact of a history of sexual abuse on high-risk sexual behaviors among females attending alternative schools
    Ruth S Buzi
    Teen Health Clinic, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Adolescence 38:595-605. 2003
    ..The findings also highlight the importance of targeting adolescents who attend alternative schools...
  16. 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint Impact of the media on adolescent sexual attitudes and behaviors
    S Liliana Escobar-Chaves
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas 77225 0036, USA
    Pediatrics 116:303-26. 2005
    ..One largely unexplored factor that may contribute to adolescents' sexual activity is their exposure to mass media...
  18. ncbi request reprint The relationship between future orientation and street substance use among Texas alternative school students
    R J Peters
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    Am J Addict 14:478-85. 2005
    ..While the relationships tested in this study are exploratory, they provide evidence for an important connection between future orientation and substance use among adolescents attending alternative schools...
  19. ncbi request reprint Partners in school asthma management: evaluation of a self-management program for children with asthma
    L Kay Bartholomew
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 7000 Fannin, 25th Floor, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Sch Health 76:283-90. 2006
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Bullying and victimization among black and Hispanic adolescents
    Melissa Fleschler Peskin
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Adolescence 41:467-84. 2006
    ..This study adds to the literature as few U.S. studies on both general and specific types of bullying have been conducted among low socioeconomic, racial/ethnic minority students in middle and high school...
  21. ncbi request reprint Environmental allergens and irritants in schools: a focus on asthma
    Susan R Tortolero
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 7000 Fannin, 26th Floor, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Sch Health 72:33-8. 2002
    ..5 ng/g), with 10% of rooms over the recommended threshold. Almost two-thirds of classrooms had mold spore counts > 10,000 col/g (median, 14,400 col/g; range, 2,000-52,000 col/g)...
  22. pmc Lowering the risk of secondary HIV transmission: insights from HIV-positive youth and health care providers
    Amy D Leonard
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 42:110-6. 2010
    ....