A B de Castro

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint How immigrant workers experience workplace problems: a qualitative study
    Arnold B de Castro
    University of Washington School of Nursing Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 61:249-58. 2006
  2. pmc Stressors among Latino day laborers. A pilot study examining allostatic load
    A B de Castro
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    AAOHN J 58:185-96. 2010
  3. pmc Integrating environmental health into nurse practitioner training-childhood pesticide exposure risk assessment, prevention, and management
    Jolene Beitz
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AAOHN J 58:349-55. 2010
  4. pmc Associations of employment frustration with self-rated physical and mental health among Asian American immigrants in the U.S. Labor force
    A B de Castro
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, Washington 98195 7263, USA
    Public Health Nurs 27:492-503. 2010
  5. pmc Associations between work schedule characteristics and occupational injury and illness
    A B de Castro
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
    Int Nurs Rev 57:188-94. 2010
  6. pmc Smoking and the Asian American workforce in the National Latino and Asian American Study
    A B de Castro
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, Washington 98195 7263, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:171-8. 2010
  7. pmc Job-related stress and chronic health conditions among Filipino immigrants
    A B de Castro
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 10:551-8. 2008
  8. pmc Workplace discrimination and health among Filipinos in the United States
    Arnold B de Castro
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Box 357263, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:520-6. 2008
  9. pmc Examining alternative measures of social disadvantage among Asian Americans: the relevance of economic opportunity, subjective social status, and financial strain for health
    A B de Castro
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:659-71. 2010
  10. pmc Relationship between job dissatisfaction and physical and psychological health among Filipino immigrants
    A B de Castro
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    AAOHN J 56:33-40. 2008

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint How immigrant workers experience workplace problems: a qualitative study
    Arnold B de Castro
    University of Washington School of Nursing Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 61:249-58. 2006
    ..Employer responses included indifference and various forms of retaliation. This model provides insight into the work-related troubles immigrants face and informs hypothesis generation and action initiatives...
  2. pmc Stressors among Latino day laborers. A pilot study examining allostatic load
    A B de Castro
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    AAOHN J 58:185-96. 2010
    ..Findings suggest that Latino day laborers experience stressors that place them at risk for high AL. Also, a study of this nature is possible, but must be conducted with trust and collaboration between researchers and community partners...
  3. pmc Integrating environmental health into nurse practitioner training-childhood pesticide exposure risk assessment, prevention, and management
    Jolene Beitz
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AAOHN J 58:349-55. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Associations of employment frustration with self-rated physical and mental health among Asian American immigrants in the U.S. Labor force
    A B de Castro
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, Washington 98195 7263, USA
    Public Health Nurs 27:492-503. 2010
    ..This study examined the associations between employment frustration and both self-rated physical health (SRPH) and self-rated mental health (SRMH) among Asian American immigrants...
  5. pmc Associations between work schedule characteristics and occupational injury and illness
    A B de Castro
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
    Int Nurs Rev 57:188-94. 2010
    ..While these work characteristics are examined as potential risks for nurses' safety and health, it is not clear whether negative health impacts occur simply because of working long hours or in combination with other mechanisms...
  6. pmc Smoking and the Asian American workforce in the National Latino and Asian American Study
    A B de Castro
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, Washington 98195 7263, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:171-8. 2010
    ..Smoking among the Asian American workforce has not been extensively researched. This study examines smoking prevalence among a nationally representative sample of Asian Americans with an emphasis on occupational classification...
  7. pmc Job-related stress and chronic health conditions among Filipino immigrants
    A B de Castro
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 10:551-8. 2008
    ..We investigate how duration in the US impacts the relationship between job-related stress and health conditions among Filipino immigrants...
  8. pmc Workplace discrimination and health among Filipinos in the United States
    Arnold B de Castro
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Box 357263, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:520-6. 2008
    ..We examined the association between work discrimination and morbidity among Filipinos in the United States, independent of more-global measures of discrimination...
  9. pmc Examining alternative measures of social disadvantage among Asian Americans: the relevance of economic opportunity, subjective social status, and financial strain for health
    A B de Castro
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:659-71. 2010
    ..This suggests that potential contributions of social disadvantage to poor health may be understated if only conventional measures are considered among immigrant and minority populations...
  10. pmc Relationship between job dissatisfaction and physical and psychological health among Filipino immigrants
    A B de Castro
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    AAOHN J 56:33-40. 2008
    ..Findings also suggest that job-related experiences should be considered when examining disparate health for immigrant, minority populations...
  11. pmc An injury prevention strategy for teen restaurant workers. Washington State's ProSafety project
    Julie A Ward
    University of Washington, School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    AAOHN J 58:57-65; quiz 65-7. 2010
    ....
  12. pmc Occupational health and safety issues among nurses in the Philippines
    A B de Castro
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    AAOHN J 57:149-57. 2009
    ..Future research should examine the work organization factors that contribute to these concerns and strengthen policies to promote health and safety...
  13. pmc Promoting occupational health nursing training: an educational outreach with a blended model of distance and traditional learning approaches
    Julie A Ward
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    AAOHN J 59:401-6; quiz 407. 2011
    ....
  14. pmc Occupational trajectories and immigrant worker health
    Allison Crollard
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 60:497-502; quiz 503. 2012
    ..Occupational health professionals should spearhead research efforts on occupational downgrading, raise public awareness about the issue, and serve as advocates for immigrant workers' rights...
  15. pmc Using problem-based learning for occupational and environmental health nursing education: pesticide exposures among migrant agricultural workers
    Kristy Ivicek
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AAOHN J 59:127-33. 2011
    ....