Jiwon Choi

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Correlates of leisure-time physical activity in Korean immigrant women
    Jiwon Choi
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    West J Nurs Res 30:620-38. 2008
  2. pmc The effects of physical activity and physical activity plus diet interventions on body weight in overweight or obese women who are pregnant or in postpartum: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Jiwon Choi
    University of California at San Francisco, Institute of Health and Aging, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Prev Med 56:351-64. 2013
  3. pmc Physical activity, weight, and waist circumference in midlife women
    Jiwon Choi
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94118, USA
    Health Care Women Int 33:1086-95. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and depressive symptoms in Korean immigrant women
    Jiwon Choi
    School of Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, N435A, Box 0606, San Francisco, CA 94143 0606, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:13-9. 2009
  5. pmc Body mass index in multiethnic midlife women: influence of demographic characteristics and physical activity
    Jiwon Choi
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0606, USA
    Health Care Women Int 32:1079-87. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Patterns of leisure time and non-leisure time physical activity of Korean immigrant women
    Jiwon Choi
    School of Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0606, USA
    Health Care Women Int 32:140-53. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Environmental, policy, and cultural factors related to physical activity in urban, African American women
    JoEllen Wilbur
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 845 South Damen, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Women Health 36:17-28. 2002

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Correlates of leisure-time physical activity in Korean immigrant women
    Jiwon Choi
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    West J Nurs Res 30:620-38. 2008
    ..Accommodating those with young children, enhancing environmental resource use, and improving exercise self-efficacy are important considerations for interventions aimed at increasing LTPA in Korean immigrant women...
  2. pmc The effects of physical activity and physical activity plus diet interventions on body weight in overweight or obese women who are pregnant or in postpartum: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Jiwon Choi
    University of California at San Francisco, Institute of Health and Aging, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Prev Med 56:351-64. 2013
    ..To review the effectiveness of physical activity (PA) and PA plus diet interventions in managing weight among overweight or obese (OW/OB) pregnant or postpartum women...
  3. pmc Physical activity, weight, and waist circumference in midlife women
    Jiwon Choi
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94118, USA
    Health Care Women Int 33:1086-95. 2012
    ..To maintain ideal weight and waist circumference, midlife women should be encouraged to increase physical activity before and during the menopausal transition...
  4. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and depressive symptoms in Korean immigrant women
    Jiwon Choi
    School of Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, N435A, Box 0606, San Francisco, CA 94143 0606, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:13-9. 2009
    ..It is important to identify immigrants who do not relate to either their heritage culture or the new host culture and address their mental health risk issues...
  5. pmc Body mass index in multiethnic midlife women: influence of demographic characteristics and physical activity
    Jiwon Choi
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0606, USA
    Health Care Women Int 32:1079-87. 2011
    ..Body mass index (BMI) may be influenced by socioeconomic status as well as ethnicity. Regular physical activity should be encouraged to maintain a healthy BMI in midlife women...
  6. doi request reprint Patterns of leisure time and non-leisure time physical activity of Korean immigrant women
    Jiwon Choi
    School of Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0606, USA
    Health Care Women Int 32:140-53. 2011
    ..Health care providers who serve immigrants should assess physical activity level and demographic characteristics of the immigrants to enhance their physical activity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Environmental, policy, and cultural factors related to physical activity in urban, African American women
    JoEllen Wilbur
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 845 South Damen, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Women Health 36:17-28. 2002
    ..The findings will be used to inform the development of community-based exercise interventions and policies that are culturally and socially sensitive to the needs of low-income, urban African American women...