Affiliation: University of California
- Homicides and intimate partner violence: a literature reviewLorena 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...
- The relation of acculturation to overweight, obesity, pre-diabetes and diabetes among U.S. Mexican-American women and menLorena 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...
- Acculturation and reported intimate partner violence among Latinas in Los AngelesLorena 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...
- Cost analysis in telemedicine: empirical evidence from sites in ArizonaAdela 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...
- 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 nationLorena 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. ..
- Relationship between hysterectomy and admixture in African American womenLihong Qi
Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:279.e1-7. 2013....
- Severity of intimate partner abuse indicators as perceived by women in Mexico and the United StatesCorinne 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...