Affiliation: University of Kentucky
- Association of intimate partner violence and childhood sexual abuse with cancer-related well-being in womenAnn L Coker
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0293, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:1180-8. 2012..We hypothesized that timing and type of IPV as well as childhood sexual abuse (CSA) may negatively affect depression, perceived stress, and cancer-related well-being...
- Universal psychosocial screening and adverse pregnancy outcomes in an academic obstetric clinicAnn L Coker
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY, USA
Obstet Gynecol 119:1180-9. 2012....
- Effect of an in-clinic IPV advocate intervention to increase help seeking, reduce violence, and improve well-beingAnn L Coker
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecolog, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
Violence Against Women 18:118-31. 2012..Over follow-up time both IPV scores and depressive symptoms trended toward greater decline among women in the advocate intervention clinics relative to the usual care (business card referral only)...
- Kriged and modeled ambient air levels of benzene in an urban environment: an exposure assessment studyKristina W Whitworth
Division of Epidemiology and Disease Control, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Environ Health 10:21. 2011..There is increasing concern regarding the potential adverse health effects of air pollution, particularly hazardous air pollutants (HAPs). However, quantifying exposure to these pollutants is problematic...
- Smoking and survival among Kentucky women diagnosed with invasive cervical cancer: 1995-2005Ann L Coker
University of Kentucky, School of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky 40506, USA
Gynecol Oncol 112:365-9. 2009..To determine whether smokers with cervical cancer were more likely to die from cervical cancer compared with non smokers after adjusting for confounding factors...
- Ethnic disparities in cervical cancer survival among Medicare eligible women in a multiethnic populationAnn L Coker
School of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
Int J Gynecol Cancer 19:13-20. 2009....
- Violence against Women Raises Risk of Cervical CancerAnn L Coker
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0293, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1179-85. 2009..The purpose of this cross-sectional analysis was to determine if women who had experienced violence had higher prevalence rates of invasive cervical cancer...
- Ethnic disparities in cervical cancer survival among Texas womenAnn L Coker
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Research on Violence Against Women, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0293, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1577-83. 2009..The aim of this work was to determine whether minority women are more likely to die of cervical cancer. A population-based cohort study was performed using Texas Cancer Registry (TCR) data from 1998 to 2002...
- Evaluation of Green Dot: an active bystander intervention to reduce sexual violence on college campusesAnn L Coker
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0293, USA
Violence Against Women 17:777-96. 2011....
- Frequency and types of partner violence among Mexican American college womenAnn L Coker
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky Colleges of Medicine and Public Health, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
J Am Coll Health 56:665-73. 2008..The authors studied the prevalence of partner violence, by type, among Mexican American college women aged 18 to 35 years (N = 149; response rate = 85%)...
- HPV vaccine acceptance among Latina mothers by HPV statusMaureen Sanderson
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1793-9. 2009..We investigated whether Latina mothers who were and were not human papillomavirus (HPV) positive differed in their knowledge and acceptance of the HPV vaccine for their children...
- Social support protects against the negative effects of partner violence on mental healthAnn L Coker
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, School of Public Health, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:465-76. 2002..4, 0.9). CONCLUSIONS: Healthcare providers can be instrumental in identifying IPV and helping women develop skills, resources, and support networks to address IPV. Physicians, family, or friends may provide needed social support...
- Physical and mental health effects of intimate partner violence for men and womenAnn L Coker
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
Am J Prev Med 23:260-8. 2002..This study estimated IPV prevalence by type (physical, sexual, and psychological) and associated physical and mental health consequences among women and men...
- Social support reduces the impact of partner violence on health: application of structural equation modelsAnn L Coker
University of Texas Health Science Center, Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77225, USA
Prev Med 37:259-67. 2003..Intimate partner violence (IPV) is associated with poorer health, yet pathways through which IPV affects either mental or physical health are not well characterized...
- Acculturation, ethnic identity, and dating violence among Latino ninth-grade studentsMaureen Sanderson
University of Texas Houston School of Public Health at Brownsville, Brownsville, TX 78520, USA
Prev Med 39:373-83. 2004..None of these studies have focused on adolescents. We assessed acculturation, ethnic identity, and dating violence victimization among Latino ninth-grade students...
- Intimate partner violence incidence and continuation in a primary care screening programAnn L Coker
University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77225, USA
Am J Epidemiol 165:821-7. 2007..0001). These data suggest that the incidence of IPV over a short follow-up period is relatively low and that the majority of IPV desists over this short follow-up period...
- Partner violence during pregnancy and risk of adverse pregnancy outcomesAnn L Coker
University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77225, USA
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:260-9. 2004..4; 95% CI 1.5, 4.0) and term low birthweight (aRR = 1.9; 95% CI 1.0, 3.4). Greater abuse frequency was associated with increased risk. Abuse during pregnancy was associated with perinatal deaths and preterm low birthweight deliveries...
- Physical partner violence and medicaid utilization and expendituresAnn L Coker
University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030
Public Health Rep 119:557-67. 2004....
- Intimate partner violence and disabilities among women attending family practice clinicsAnn L Coker
Division of Epidemiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Houston, Texas 77225, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:829-38. 2005..To estimate the frequency and type of disabilities preventing work among those experiencing intimate partner violence (IPV) compared with those never experiencing IPV...
- Preventing intimate partner violence: how we will rise to this challengeAnn L Coker
Am J Prev Med 30:528-9. 2006
- What predicts adherence to follow-up recommendations for abnormal Pap tests among older women?Ann L Coker
University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, 1200 Herman Pressler Dr, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Gynecol Oncol 105:74-80. 2007..To address socio-demographic factors associated with adherence to follow-up recommendations in a high-risk population of women referred for follow-up care after an abnormal Pap test...
- Missed opportunities: intimate partner violence in family practice settingsAnn L Coker
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
Prev Med 34:445-54. 2002..For women experiencing partner violence, women health care visits represent opportunities for physicians and patients to address intimate partner violence (IPV), a significant health threat for women...
- Does Violence Against Women result in disparities in cancer care for women with bAnn L Coker; Fiscal Year: 2010..Findings will have significant public health impact in reducing disparities and improving cancer prevention and control in women. ..