Britta A Larsen

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pericardial fat is associated with all-cause mortality but not incident CVD: The Rancho Bernardo Study
    Britta A Larsen
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis 239:470-5. 2015
  2. pmc The association between family and friend integration and physical activity: results from the NHIS
    Britta A Larsen
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA, 92093 0628, USA
    Int J Behav Med 21:529-36. 2014
  3. pmc Cardiovascular disease and psychiatric comorbidity: the potential role of perseverative cognition
    Britta A Larsen
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Cardiovasc Psychiatry Neurol 2009:791017. 2009
  4. pmc Physical activity in Latinas: social and environmental influences
    Britta A Larsen
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093 0628, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 9:201-10. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The immediate and delayed cardiovascular benefits of forgiving
    Britta A Larsen
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Psychosom Med 74:745-50. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Cognitive distancing, cognitive restructuring, and cardiovascular recovery from stress
    Britta A Larsen
    University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093 0109, United States
    Biol Psychol 86:143-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Twelve-month physical activity outcomes in Latinas in the Seamos Saludables trial
    Bess H Marcus
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 48:179-82. 2015
  8. pmc The association between abdominal muscle and type II diabetes across weight categories in diverse post-menopausal women
    Britta A Larsen
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine B A L, M A A, G A L, M R G, E B C, W J W, S D S, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 and Department of Epidemiology C L W, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 100:E105-9. 2015
  9. pmc Associations of physical activity and sedentary behavior with regional fat deposition
    Britta A Larsen
    1Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA and 2Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:520-8. 2014
  10. pmc The Seamos Saludables study: A randomized controlled physical activity trial of Latinas
    Bess H Marcus
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 45:598-605. 2013

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Pericardial fat is associated with all-cause mortality but not incident CVD: The Rancho Bernardo Study
    Britta A Larsen
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis 239:470-5. 2015
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  2. pmc The association between family and friend integration and physical activity: results from the NHIS
    Britta A Larsen
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA, 92093 0628, USA
    Int J Behav Med 21:529-36. 2014
    ..Additionally, studies associating social integration with health have not distinguished between sources of social contact (family vs. friends), which could be differentially related to health...
  3. pmc Cardiovascular disease and psychiatric comorbidity: the potential role of perseverative cognition
    Britta A Larsen
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Cardiovasc Psychiatry Neurol 2009:791017. 2009
    ..The cognitive inflexibility that characterizes mood and anxiety disorders may then contribute to disease not by producing greater reactivity, but instead through extending activation, increasing the risks for cardiovascular damage...
  4. pmc Physical activity in Latinas: social and environmental influences
    Britta A Larsen
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093 0628, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 9:201-10. 2013
    ..Successful future interventions will need to consider unique social and environmental barriers affecting Latinas, and help Latinas learn to incorporate social networks into physical activity participation...
  5. doi request reprint The immediate and delayed cardiovascular benefits of forgiving
    Britta A Larsen
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Psychosom Med 74:745-50. 2012
    ..Also unclear is whether forgiveness offers unique benefits beyond simple distraction...
  6. doi request reprint Cognitive distancing, cognitive restructuring, and cardiovascular recovery from stress
    Britta A Larsen
    University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093 0109, United States
    Biol Psychol 86:143-8. 2011
    ..These different approaches have implications for the immediacy and permanence of the recovery effects. Finally, we outline the questions that have yet to be answered about recovery and how it could influence long-term health...
  7. doi request reprint Twelve-month physical activity outcomes in Latinas in the Seamos Saludables trial
    Bess H Marcus
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 48:179-82. 2015
    ..Physical activity interventions designed for Latinas have shown short-term behavior change, but longer-term change and maintenance is rarely measured...
  8. pmc The association between abdominal muscle and type II diabetes across weight categories in diverse post-menopausal women
    Britta A Larsen
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine B A L, M A A, G A L, M R G, E B C, W J W, S D S, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 and Department of Epidemiology C L W, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 100:E105-9. 2015
    ..Despite the key role of muscle in glucose regulation, little is known about the association between muscle area and prevalence of metabolic disorders, or the role low muscle may play in normal weight metabolic obesity...
  9. pmc Associations of physical activity and sedentary behavior with regional fat deposition
    Britta A Larsen
    1Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA and 2Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:520-8. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore associations of self-reported leisure PA and sitting time with regional fat depositions and abdominal muscle among community-dwelling older adults...
  10. pmc The Seamos Saludables study: A randomized controlled physical activity trial of Latinas
    Bess H Marcus
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 45:598-605. 2013
    ..S. are less physically active than non-Latino white women and also report higher levels of diabetes, obesity, and other conditions related to inactivity. Interventions are needed to address disparities in this high-risk group...