Becky Marquez

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Acculturation and weight loss strategies among latinas
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0813, La Jolla, CA, 92093, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 17:610-3. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Feasibility of enlisting social network members to promote weight loss among Latinas
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 113:680-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Social network characteristics associated with health promoting behaviors among Latinos
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego
    Health Psychol 33:544-53. 2014
  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

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Acculturation and weight loss strategies among latinas
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0813, La Jolla, CA, 92093, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 17:610-3. 2015
    ..Behavioral weight loss interventions for Latinas should consider acculturation to more effectively target subgroups, address cultural practices, and teach lifestyle-appropriate strategies. ..
  2. doi request reprint Feasibility of enlisting social network members to promote weight loss among Latinas
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 113:680-7. 2013
    ..01). There were no significant differences between groups. Results from this study suggest a behavioral weight loss intervention for Latinas is feasible, but there is less support for the efficacy of weight loss partners...
  3. doi request reprint Social network characteristics associated with health promoting behaviors among Latinos
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego
    Health Psychol 33:544-53. 2014
    ....
  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...