Yessenia Castro

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi The influence of gender role on the prediction of antisocial behaviour and somatization
    Yessenia Castro
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230 1402, USA
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 58:409-16. 2012
  2. pmc Acculturation differentially predicts smoking cessation among Latino men and women
    Yessenia Castro
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77230 1402, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:3468-75. 2009
  3. pmc Structural and predictive equivalency of the Wisconsin Smoking Withdrawal Scale across three racial/ethnic groups
    Yessenia Castro
    Department of Health Disparities Research Unit 1440, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:548-55. 2011
  4. pmc Differential effects of depression on smoking cessation in a diverse sample of smokers in treatment
    Yessenia Castro
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77230, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:84-7. 2011
  5. pmc Financial strain and smoking cessation among racially/ethnically diverse smokers
    Darla E Kendzor
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:702-6. 2010
  6. pmc Mediators of the association of major depressive syndrome and anxiety syndrome with postpartum smoking relapse
    Virmarie Correa-Fernández
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:636-48. 2012
  7. pmc Subjective social status predicts long-term smoking abstinence
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:135. 2011
  8. pmc The role of prepartum motivation in the maintenance of postpartum smoking abstinence
    Whitney L Heppner
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Health Psychol 30:736-45. 2011
  9. pmc The Relation between social cohesion and smoking cessation among Black smokers, and the potential role of psychosocial mediators
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 1440, P O Box 301402, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:249-57. 2013

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi The influence of gender role on the prediction of antisocial behaviour and somatization
    Yessenia Castro
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230 1402, USA
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 58:409-16. 2012
    ..One explanation posited is that societal expectations about male and female behaviour may influence a sex-differentiated expression of a common diathesis, but this idea has not been directly tested...
  2. pmc Acculturation differentially predicts smoking cessation among Latino men and women
    Yessenia Castro
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77230 1402, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:3468-75. 2009
    ..The current study examined the influence of gender, acculturation indicators, and their interaction on smoking cessation among Latinos...
  3. pmc Structural and predictive equivalency of the Wisconsin Smoking Withdrawal Scale across three racial/ethnic groups
    Yessenia Castro
    Department of Health Disparities Research Unit 1440, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:548-55. 2011
    ..The current study examined the structural invariance and predictive equivalency of the WSWS across three racial/ethnic groups...
  4. pmc Differential effects of depression on smoking cessation in a diverse sample of smokers in treatment
    Yessenia Castro
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77230, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:84-7. 2011
    ..Recent cross-sectional evidence suggests that the effect of depression on smoking prevalence and quit ratios differs by race/ethnicity...
  5. pmc Financial strain and smoking cessation among racially/ethnically diverse smokers
    Darla E Kendzor
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:702-6. 2010
    ..We evaluated the influence of financial strain on smoking cessation among Latino, African American, and Caucasian smokers of predominantly low socioeconomic status...
  6. pmc Mediators of the association of major depressive syndrome and anxiety syndrome with postpartum smoking relapse
    Virmarie Correa-Fernández
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:636-48. 2012
    ..Based on conceptual models of addiction and affect regulation, this study examined the mechanisms linking current major depressive syndrome (MDS) and anxiety syndrome (AS) to postpartum smoking relapse...
  7. pmc Subjective social status predicts long-term smoking abstinence
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:135. 2011
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  8. pmc The role of prepartum motivation in the maintenance of postpartum smoking abstinence
    Whitney L Heppner
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Health Psychol 30:736-45. 2011
    ..The current study utilized multiple measures of prepartum motivation to maintain smoking abstinence to predict postpartum smoking abstinence...
  9. pmc The Relation between social cohesion and smoking cessation among Black smokers, and the potential role of psychosocial mediators
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 1440, P O Box 301402, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:249-57. 2013
    ..Social cohesion, the self-reported trust and connectedness between neighbors, may affect health behaviors via psychosocial mechanisms...