Lorena Garcia

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Homicides and intimate partner violence: a literature review
    Lorena Garcia
    Chicana Chicano Studies, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 8:370-83. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The relation of acculturation to overweight, obesity, pre-diabetes and diabetes among U.S. Mexican-American women and men
    Lorena Garcia
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, 95616, USA
    Ethn Dis 22:58-64. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and reported intimate partner violence among Latinas in Los Angeles
    Lorena Garcia
    University of California, Davis 95616 8501, USA
    J Interpers Violence 20:569-90. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Cost analysis in telemedicine: empirical evidence from sites in Arizona
    Adela de la Torre
    Chicana o Studies Program, University of California at Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Rural Health 20:253-7. 2004
  5. pmc The relationship of violence and traumatic stress to changes in weight and waist circumference: longitudinal analyses from the study of women's health across the nation
    Lorena Garcia
    University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    J Interpers Violence 29:1459-76. 2014
  6. pmc Relationship between hysterectomy and admixture in African American women
    Lihong Qi
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:279.e1-7. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Severity of intimate partner abuse indicators as perceived by women in Mexico and the United States
    Corinne Peek-Asa
    University of Iowa Injury Prevention Research Center, Iowa City, USA
    Women Health 35:165-80. 2002

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Homicides and intimate partner violence: a literature review
    Lorena Garcia
    Chicana Chicano Studies, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 8:370-83. 2007
    ..Second, the article discusses the public health implications of preventing IPH and the limitations associated with the IPH literature. Last, the article concludes with recommendations of IPH in terms of practice, policy, and research...
  2. ncbi request reprint The relation of acculturation to overweight, obesity, pre-diabetes and diabetes among U.S. Mexican-American women and men
    Lorena Garcia
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, 95616, USA
    Ethn Dis 22:58-64. 2012
    ..To estimate and compare the prevalences of overweight, obesity, pre-diabetes and diabetes among a nationally representative sample of Mexican-American, non-Latino white and black adults, and by acculturation for Mexican-Americans...
  3. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and reported intimate partner violence among Latinas in Los Angeles
    Lorena Garcia
    University of California, Davis 95616 8501, USA
    J Interpers Violence 20:569-90. 2005
    ..29, 95% confidence level = 0.69, 2.43). Culturally competent IPV prevention programs may be the key to significantly reducing the number of women exposed to this serious public health problem...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cost analysis in telemedicine: empirical evidence from sites in Arizona
    Adela de la Torre
    Chicana o Studies Program, University of California at Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Rural Health 20:253-7. 2004
    ..Support of telemedicine for largely rural and ethnically diverse populations is premised on expectations that it increases opportunities for appropriate and timely medical services, and that it improves cost-effective service delivery...
  5. pmc The relationship of violence and traumatic stress to changes in weight and waist circumference: longitudinal analyses from the study of women's health across the nation
    Lorena Garcia
    University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    J Interpers Violence 29:1459-76. 2014
    ..23-5.77]) in waist circumference, adjusting for age, race/ethnicity, education, marital status, and smoking. Violence and traumatic stress against midlife women were associated with gains or losses in weight and waist circumference. ..
  6. pmc Relationship between hysterectomy and admixture in African American women
    Lihong Qi
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:279.e1-7. 2013
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  7. ncbi request reprint Severity of intimate partner abuse indicators as perceived by women in Mexico and the United States
    Corinne Peek-Asa
    University of Iowa Injury Prevention Research Center, Iowa City, USA
    Women Health 35:165-80. 2002
    ..Women in Cuernavaca, Mexico and Los Angeles, California were surveyed to examine differences in their perceptions of the severity of domestic violence indicators...