Darla E Kendzor

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The influence of discrimination on smoking cessation among Latinos
    Darla E Kendzor
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, United States The UT Southwestern Harold C Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 136:143-8. 2014
  2. doi request reprint The association of depression and anxiety with glycemic control among Mexican Americans with diabetes living near the U.S.-Mexico border
    Darla E Kendzor
    School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:176. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms linking socioeconomic disadvantage and BMI in smokers
    Darla E Kendzor
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, UT Southwestern Harold C Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, Population Science and Cancer Control Program, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:587-98. 2013
  4. pmc Family income trajectory during childhood is associated with adiposity in adolescence: a latent class growth analysis
    Darla E Kendzor
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:611. 2012
  5. pmc Individual- and area-level unemployment influence smoking cessation among African Americans participating in a randomized clinical trial
    Darla E Kendzor
    University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, V8 106B, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    Soc Sci Med 74:1394-401. 2012
  6. pmc Breast feeding is associated with postpartum smoking abstinence among women who quit smoking due to pregnancy
    Darla E Kendzor
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas School of Public Health, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, V8 112, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:983-8. 2010
  7. pmc Mechanisms linking socioeconomic status to smoking cessation: a structural equation modeling approach
    Michael S Businelle
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, UT School of Public Health, Dallas Regional Campus, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    Health Psychol 29:262-73. 2010
  8. pmc Pathways between socioeconomic status and modifiable risk factors among African American smokers
    Darla E Kendzor
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Behav Med 32:545-57. 2009
  9. pmc Pathways linking socioeconomic status and postpartum smoking relapse
    Michael S Businelle
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas School of Public Health, Dallas Regional Campus, 6011 Harry Hines Blvd, V8 112, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:180-91. 2013
  10. pmc Subjective social status predicts long-term smoking abstinence
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:135. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint The influence of discrimination on smoking cessation among Latinos
    Darla E Kendzor
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, United States The UT Southwestern Harold C Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 136:143-8. 2014
    ..Thus, the purpose of the current study was to determine the influence of everyday and major discrimination on smoking cessation among Latinos making a quit attempt...
  2. doi request reprint The association of depression and anxiety with glycemic control among Mexican Americans with diabetes living near the U.S.-Mexico border
    Darla E Kendzor
    School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:176. 2014
    ..Thus, the purpose of the current study was to evaluate the associations of depression and anxiety with the behavioral management of diabetes and glycemic control among Mexican American adults living near the border...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms linking socioeconomic disadvantage and BMI in smokers
    Darla E Kendzor
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, UT Southwestern Harold C Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, Population Science and Cancer Control Program, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:587-98. 2013
    ..To evaluate a conceptual model of the psychosocial pathways linking socioeconomic status and body mass index (BMI) among smokers...
  4. pmc Family income trajectory during childhood is associated with adiposity in adolescence: a latent class growth analysis
    Darla E Kendzor
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:611. 2012
    ..The purpose of the current study was to characterize trajectories of family income during childhood, and to evaluate the influence of these trajectories on adiposity at age 15...
  5. pmc Individual- and area-level unemployment influence smoking cessation among African Americans participating in a randomized clinical trial
    Darla E Kendzor
    University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, V8 106B, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    Soc Sci Med 74:1394-401. 2012
    ..Addressing unemployment through public policy and within smoking cessation interventions, and providing smoking cessation treatment for the unemployed may have a beneficial impact on tobacco-related health disparities...
  6. pmc Breast feeding is associated with postpartum smoking abstinence among women who quit smoking due to pregnancy
    Darla E Kendzor
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas School of Public Health, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, V8 112, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:983-8. 2010
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  7. pmc Mechanisms linking socioeconomic status to smoking cessation: a structural equation modeling approach
    Michael S Businelle
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, UT School of Public Health, Dallas Regional Campus, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    Health Psychol 29:262-73. 2010
    ..The aim of the current study was to develop and test a conceptual model of the mechanisms linking socioeconomic status (SES) to smoking cessation...
  8. pmc Pathways between socioeconomic status and modifiable risk factors among African American smokers
    Darla E Kendzor
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Behav Med 32:545-57. 2009
    ..Policy, community, and individual-level interventions may attenuate the impact of socioeconomic status on health by targeting intermediate psychosocial, environmental, and behavioral pathways...
  9. pmc Pathways linking socioeconomic status and postpartum smoking relapse
    Michael S Businelle
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas School of Public Health, Dallas Regional Campus, 6011 Harry Hines Blvd, V8 112, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:180-91. 2013
    ..Low socioeconomic status (SES) exacerbates the high rate of smoking relapse in women following childbirth...
  10. pmc Subjective social status predicts long-term smoking abstinence
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:135. 2011
    ....
  11. pmc Alcohol consumption and urges to smoke among women during a smoking cessation attempt
    Michael S Businelle
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas School of Public Health, TX 75390 9128, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 21:29-37. 2013
    ..g., higher initial urges and more volatile urges may increase the likelihood of alcohol use, and alcohol use may impact within-day smoking urge parameters), and these relations could potentially impact smoking cessation and relapse...
  12. doi request reprint Small financial incentives increase smoking cessation in homeless smokers: a pilot study
    Michael S Businelle
    University of Texas Health Science Center School of Public Health, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX, 75390, USA University of Texas Southwestern Harold C Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, Population Science and Cancer Control Program, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX, 75390, USA Electronic address
    Addict Behav 39:717-20. 2014
    ..19% abstinent) and at 4 weeks post-quit (30% vs. 1.7% abstinent). Offering small financial incentives for smoking abstinence may be an effective way to facilitate smoking cessation in homeless individuals...
  13. ncbi request reprint Shelter proximity and affect among homeless smokers making a quit attempt
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education, University of Houston, Houston, Health Disparities Research at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:161-9. 2014
    ..To explore the associations between shelter proximity and real-time affect during a specific smoking quit attempt among 22 homeless adults...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of quality improvement performance in the Community Diabetes Education (CoDE) program for uninsured Mexican Americans: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Elizabeth A Prezio
    1University of Texas School of Public Health, Dallas, TX
    Am J Med Qual 29:124-34. 2014
    ..Quantitative measurements of quality improvement can inform health policy regarding the relative effectiveness of diabetes interventions. ..
  15. doi request reprint Comparing homeless smokers to economically disadvantaged domiciled smokers
    Michael S Businelle
    Michael S Businelle, Erica L Cuate, Anshula Kesh, Insiya B Poonawalla, and Darla E Kendzor are with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Dallas Michael S Businelle and Darla E Kendzor are also with the UT Southwestern Harold C Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, Population Science and Cancer Control Program, Dallas
    Am J Public Health 103:S218-20. 2013
    ..The sample groups reported similar scores on measures of affect, perceived stress, and interpersonal resources. Results may inform novel cessation interventions for homeless smokers...
  16. doi request reprint Family history of chronic disease and meeting public health guidelines for physical activity: the cooper center longitudinal study
    Kerem Shuval
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 88:588-92. 2013
    ..Thus, targeted programs encouraging adoption and maintenance of health-promoting physical activity might be warranted, specifically targeting individuals with familial history of disease...
  17. ncbi request reprint Everyday discrimination is associated with nicotine dependence among African American, Latino, and White smokers
    Darla E Kendzor
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Dallas, TX
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:633-40. 2014
    ..Although studies have shown a link between discrimination and smoking, little is known about the relationship between discrimination and nicotine dependence...
  18. doi request reprint Community Diabetes Education (CoDE) for uninsured Mexican Americans: a randomized controlled trial of a culturally tailored diabetes education and management program led by a community health worker
    Elizabeth A Prezio
    University of Texas School of Public Health, 6011 Harry Hines Blvd, Suite V8 112, Dallas, TX 75390, United States
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 100:19-28. 2013
    ....