MARIA LLABRE

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Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Revisiting measurement models in psychosomatic medicine research: a latent variable approach
    Maria M Llabre
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, PO Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Psychosom Med 74:169-77. 2012
  2. doi request reprint War-related exposure and psychological distress as predictors of health and sleep: a longitudinal study of Kuwaiti children
    Maria Magdalena Llabre
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, PO Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:776-83. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Piecewise latent growth curve modeling of systolic blood pressure reactivity and recovery from the cold pressor test
    M M Llabre
    Behavioral Medicine Research Center and Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Psychophysiology 38:951-60. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint A measurement model of medication adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy and its relation to viral load in HIV-positive adults
    Maria M Llabre
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, 5665 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Coral Gables, Florida 33146, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:701-11. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Applying latent growth curve modeling to the investigation of individual differences in cardiovascular recovery from stress
    Maria M Llabre
    Behavioral Medicine Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:29-41. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Central obesity and insulin resistance in the cardiometabolic syndrome: pathways to preclinical cardiovascular structure and function
    Johanna R Klaus
    Behavioral Medicine Research Center, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 4:63-71. 2009
  7. pmc Pushing and coasting in dynamic goal pursuit: coasting is attenuated in bipolar disorder
    Daniel Fulford
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:1021-7. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Is the factor structure of the metabolic syndrome comparable between men and women and across three ethnic groups: the Miami Community Health Study
    Biing Jiun Shen
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:131-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint HIV, metabolic syndrome X, inflammation, oxidative stress, and coronary heart disease risk : role of protease inhibitor exposure
    Barry E Hurwitz
    Behavioral Medicine Research Center, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33125, USA
    Cardiovasc Toxicol 4:303-16. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Suppression of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 viral load with selenium supplementation: a randomized controlled trial
    Barry E Hurwitz
    Behavioral Medicine Research Center, University of Miami, c o VA Medical Center, FL 33125, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:148-54. 2007

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Revisiting measurement models in psychosomatic medicine research: a latent variable approach
    Maria M Llabre
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, PO Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Psychosom Med 74:169-77. 2012
    ..Throughout the article, analyses and results from examples and published articles are presented to illustrate the advantage of working with latent variables...
  2. doi request reprint War-related exposure and psychological distress as predictors of health and sleep: a longitudinal study of Kuwaiti children
    Maria Magdalena Llabre
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, PO Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:776-83. 2009
    ..To determine whether exposure to war-related trauma during childhood predicted posttraumatic stress, self-reported health, sleep, and obesity in adulthood, and whether psychological distress mediated the relationships...
  3. ncbi request reprint Piecewise latent growth curve modeling of systolic blood pressure reactivity and recovery from the cold pressor test
    M M Llabre
    Behavioral Medicine Research Center and Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Psychophysiology 38:951-60. 2001
    ..The article illustrates a step-by-step approach to modeling reactivity and recovery. Results indicated that both reactivity and recovery were associated with subsequent systolic blood pressure at work...
  4. ncbi request reprint A measurement model of medication adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy and its relation to viral load in HIV-positive adults
    Maria M Llabre
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, 5665 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Coral Gables, Florida 33146, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:701-11. 2006
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  5. ncbi request reprint Applying latent growth curve modeling to the investigation of individual differences in cardiovascular recovery from stress
    Maria M Llabre
    Behavioral Medicine Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:29-41. 2004
    ..LGC models are superior to traditional approaches such as repeated measures analysis of variance and simple change scores...
  6. doi request reprint Central obesity and insulin resistance in the cardiometabolic syndrome: pathways to preclinical cardiovascular structure and function
    Johanna R Klaus
    Behavioral Medicine Research Center, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 4:63-71. 2009
    ..The findings suggest predominant pathways through which subclinical metabolic processes may exert pathogenic impact on the heart and vasculature...
  7. pmc Pushing and coasting in dynamic goal pursuit: coasting is attenuated in bipolar disorder
    Daniel Fulford
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:1021-7. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Is the factor structure of the metabolic syndrome comparable between men and women and across three ethnic groups: the Miami Community Health Study
    Biing Jiun Shen
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:131-7. 2006
    ..This study uses confirmatory factor analysis to evaluate the factor structure of the MS and examines its similarity between men and women and across three ethnic groups (Caucasian, African, and Cuban Americans)...
  9. ncbi request reprint HIV, metabolic syndrome X, inflammation, oxidative stress, and coronary heart disease risk : role of protease inhibitor exposure
    Barry E Hurwitz
    Behavioral Medicine Research Center, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33125, USA
    Cardiovasc Toxicol 4:303-16. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Suppression of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 viral load with selenium supplementation: a randomized controlled trial
    Barry E Hurwitz
    Behavioral Medicine Research Center, University of Miami, c o VA Medical Center, FL 33125, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:148-54. 2007
    ..Despite findings that selenium supplementation may improve immune functioning, definitive evidence of its impact on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) disease severity is lacking...
  11. pmc Lifestyle factors, body mass index, and lipid profile in adolescents
    Marilyn L Cugnetto
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, PO Box 248185, Coral Gables, Florida, FL 33124 0751, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:761-71. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress is associated with decreased memory helper T-cell and B-cell counts in pre-AIDS HIV seropositive men and women but only in those with low viral load
    Sarosh J Motivala
    Behavioral Medicine Research Center, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33125, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:627-35. 2003
    ..This study examined whether HIV viral burden moderated the relationship between psychological distress and enumerative and functional immune measures in pre-AIDS HIV spectrum disease...
  13. doi request reprint Stress management intervention reduces serum cortisol and increases relaxation during treatment for nonmetastatic breast cancer
    Kristin M Phillips
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:1044-9. 2008
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  14. doi request reprint Psychological distress, killer lymphocytes and disease severity in HIV/AIDS
    Jeffrey M Greeson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 22:901-11. 2008
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  15. ncbi request reprint Behavioral indices of threat and challenge in Hispanic adolescents and hemodynamic responses to a speech stressor
    Keith A Kline
    Department of Psychology, Cleveland State University, 2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115 2214, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 55:343-8. 2005
    ..This study extends the threat-challenge literature by employing behavioral definitions of constructs and examining a Hispanic adolescent sample...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of behavioral interventions on insulin sensitivity and atherosclerosis in the Watanabe heritable hyperlipidemic rabbit
    Julie A Gonzales
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:172-8. 2005
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  17. ncbi request reprint Gulf War-related trauma and psychological distress of Kuwaiti children and their mothers
    Fawzyiah Hadi
    Department of Educational Psychology, Kuwait University, Kuwait City, Kuwait
    J Trauma Stress 19:653-62. 2006
    ..Long-term effects of war-related trauma in children may be influenced by the war experience of their fathers...

Research Grants2

  1. Long-term effects of war-related trauma in children
    MARIA LLABRE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Findings from this unique study of the long-term effects of war-related trauma have implications for theory and practice. ..