Raheem J Paxton

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Lifestyle behaviors of African American breast cancer survivors: a Sisters Network, Inc. study
    Raheem J Paxton
    Dorothy I Height Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research at the University of Houston The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e61854. 2013
  2. pmc Associations between body size and serum estradiol and sex hormone-binding globulin levels in premenopausal African American women
    Raheem J Paxton
    The Dorothy I Height Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research CHEER, University of Houston and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1400 Pressler, Unit 1440, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E485-90. 2013
  3. pmc Associations among physical activity, body mass index, and health-related quality of life by race/ethnicity in a diverse sample of breast cancer survivors
    Raheem J Paxton
    The Dorothy I Height Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research, University of Houston and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 118:4024-31. 2012
  4. pmc A randomized parallel-group dietary study for stages II-IV ovarian cancer survivors
    Raheem J Paxton
    Dorothy I Height Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research, University of Houston and University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 124:410-6. 2012
  5. pmc Associations between leisure-time physical activity and health-related quality of life among adolescent and adult survivors of childhood cancers
    Raheem J Paxton
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Psychooncology 19:997-1003. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Physical activity and quality of life--the complementary influence of self-efficacy for physical activity and mental health difficulties
    Raheem J Paxton
    The Center for Research on Minority Health, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Behav Med 17:255-63. 2010
  7. pmc Was race a factor in the outcomes of the Women's Health Eating and Living Study?
    Raheem J Paxton
    Department of Health Disparities Research, Center for Research on Minority Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 117:3805-13. 2011
  8. pmc Feasibility, reliability, and validity of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory ™ generic core scales, cancer module, and multidimensional fatigue scale in long-term adult survivors of pediatric cancer
    Rhonda S Robert
    Division of Pediatrics, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:703-7. 2012
  9. pmc Booster Breaks in the workplace: participants' perspectives on health-promoting work breaks
    Wendell C Taylor
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 7000 Fannin Street, Suite 2670, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Health Educ Res 28:414-25. 2013

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Lifestyle behaviors of African American breast cancer survivors: a Sisters Network, Inc. study
    Raheem J Paxton
    Dorothy I Height Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research at the University of Houston The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e61854. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the health and lifestyle habits of African American breast cancer survivors and evaluate the socio-demographic and medical correlates of these behaviors...
  2. pmc Associations between body size and serum estradiol and sex hormone-binding globulin levels in premenopausal African American women
    Raheem J Paxton
    The Dorothy I Height Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research CHEER, University of Houston and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1400 Pressler, Unit 1440, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E485-90. 2013
    ..African American (AA) women have the highest rates of premenopausal breast cancer; however, it is unclear whether body size contributes to the hormonal patterns potentially associated with increased breast cancer risk in these women...
  3. pmc Associations among physical activity, body mass index, and health-related quality of life by race/ethnicity in a diverse sample of breast cancer survivors
    Raheem J Paxton
    The Dorothy I Height Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research, University of Houston and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 118:4024-31. 2012
    ..In this study, associations between PA, BMI, and HRQOL by race were examined in a sample of breast cancer survivors...
  4. pmc A randomized parallel-group dietary study for stages II-IV ovarian cancer survivors
    Raheem J Paxton
    Dorothy I Height Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research, University of Houston and University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 124:410-6. 2012
    ..Few studies have examined the dietary habits of ovarian cancer survivors. Therefore, we conducted a study to assess the feasibility and impact of two dietary interventions for ovarian cancer survivors...
  5. pmc Associations between leisure-time physical activity and health-related quality of life among adolescent and adult survivors of childhood cancers
    Raheem J Paxton
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Psychooncology 19:997-1003. 2010
    ..We thus explored the relationship between physical activity (PA) and HRQOL among survivors of childhood cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Physical activity and quality of life--the complementary influence of self-efficacy for physical activity and mental health difficulties
    Raheem J Paxton
    The Center for Research on Minority Health, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Behav Med 17:255-63. 2010
    ..Studies proposed that the physical activity and quality of life (QoL) relationship may not be entirely direct but mediated through other variables; however, few studies have examined these relationships in diverse population's older adults...
  7. pmc Was race a factor in the outcomes of the Women's Health Eating and Living Study?
    Raheem J Paxton
    Department of Health Disparities Research, Center for Research on Minority Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 117:3805-13. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Feasibility, reliability, and validity of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory ™ generic core scales, cancer module, and multidimensional fatigue scale in long-term adult survivors of pediatric cancer
    Rhonda S Robert
    Division of Pediatrics, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:703-7. 2012
    ....
  9. pmc Booster Breaks in the workplace: participants' perspectives on health-promoting work breaks
    Wendell C Taylor
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 7000 Fannin Street, Suite 2670, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Health Educ Res 28:414-25. 2013
    ..Emphasizing the benefits and minimizing the barriers are strategies that can be used to implement Booster Breaks in other workplaces...