Ritesh Mistry

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Parenting-related stressors and self-reported mental health of mothers with young children
    Ritesh Mistry
    Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1261-8. 2007
  2. pmc Adolescent smoking risk increases with wider income gaps between rich and poor
    Ritesh Mistry
    University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, Department of Health Services, 650 Charles Young Drive South, Room A2 125 CHS, Box 956900, Los Angles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Health Place 17:222-9. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Social isolation predicts re-hospitalization in a group of older American veterans enrolled in the UPBEAT Program. Unified Psychogeriatric Biopsychosocial Evaluation and Treatment
    R Mistry
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System West LA Healthcare Center, 116S, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:950-9. 2001
  4. doi request reprint "Women's autonomy and pregnancy care in rural India: a contextual analysis"
    Ritesh Mistry
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, 650 Charles Young Drive South, Room A2 125 CHS Box 956900, Los Angeles, United States
    Soc Sci Med 69:926-33. 2009
  5. pmc Resilience and patterns of health risk behaviors in California adolescents
    Ritesh Mistry
    University of California, Los Angeles UCLA School of Public Health, Department of Health Services, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, USA
    Prev Med 48:291-7. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Measuring medical burden using CIRS in older veterans enrolled in UPBEAT, a psychogeriatric treatment program: a pilot study
    Ritesh Mistry
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, and Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:1068-75. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of depression and anxiety (MHI) following acute medical/surgical hospitalization and post-discharge psychiatric diagnoses (DSM) in 839 geriatric US veterans
    Sylvia Gerson
    UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:1155-67. 2004
  8. pmc Density of tobacco retailers near schools: effects on tobacco use among students
    William J McCarthy
    School of Public Health and the Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:2006-13. 2009
  9. pmc Pilot test of a peer-led small-group video intervention to promote mammography screening among Chinese American immigrants
    Annette E Maxwell
    School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California Los Angeles, 650 Charles Young Drive South, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Health Promot Pract 12:887-99. 2011
  10. pmc A midpoint process evaluation of the Los Angeles Basin Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health Across the US (REACH US) Disparities Center, 2007-2009
    Annette E Maxwell
    UCLA Department of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, Box 956900, A2 125 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A115. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc Parenting-related stressors and self-reported mental health of mothers with young children
    Ritesh Mistry
    Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1261-8. 2007
    ..We assessed whether there were associations between maternal mental health and individual and co-occurring parenting stressors related to social and financial factors and child health care access...
  2. pmc Adolescent smoking risk increases with wider income gaps between rich and poor
    Ritesh Mistry
    University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, Department of Health Services, 650 Charles Young Drive South, Room A2 125 CHS, Box 956900, Los Angles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Health Place 17:222-9. 2011
    ..The findings suggest that it may be important to consider and address economic inequality in the prevention and control of adolescent tobacco use...
  3. ncbi request reprint Social isolation predicts re-hospitalization in a group of older American veterans enrolled in the UPBEAT Program. Unified Psychogeriatric Biopsychosocial Evaluation and Treatment
    R Mistry
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System West LA Healthcare Center, 116S, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:950-9. 2001
    ..predict re-hospitalization in a group of older men enrolled in Unified Psychogeriatric Biopsychosocial Evaluation and Treatment (UPBEAT), a mental health care-coordination project at nine Veterans Affairs Healthcare Centers nationwide?..
  4. doi request reprint "Women's autonomy and pregnancy care in rural India: a contextual analysis"
    Ritesh Mistry
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, 650 Charles Young Drive South, Room A2 125 CHS Box 956900, Los Angeles, United States
    Soc Sci Med 69:926-33. 2009
    ..Improvements in women's autonomy and these village factors may improve healthier child bearing in rural India...
  5. pmc Resilience and patterns of health risk behaviors in California adolescents
    Ritesh Mistry
    University of California, Los Angeles UCLA School of Public Health, Department of Health Services, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, USA
    Prev Med 48:291-7. 2009
    ..Assess whether adolescent health risk behaviors cluster, and whether resiliency factors are associated with observed clusters...
  6. ncbi request reprint Measuring medical burden using CIRS in older veterans enrolled in UPBEAT, a psychogeriatric treatment program: a pilot study
    Ritesh Mistry
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, and Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:1068-75. 2004
    ..The goal of this pilot study was to determine whether the inclusion of acute medical conditions undermines the usefulness of the CIRS. No such comparison was found in the existing literature...
  7. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of depression and anxiety (MHI) following acute medical/surgical hospitalization and post-discharge psychiatric diagnoses (DSM) in 839 geriatric US veterans
    Sylvia Gerson
    UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:1155-67. 2004
    ..We were unable to find such studies in the literature...
  8. pmc Density of tobacco retailers near schools: effects on tobacco use among students
    William J McCarthy
    School of Public Health and the Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:2006-13. 2009
    ..We examined the relationship between students' tobacco use and the density and proximity of tobacco retailers near their schools...
  9. pmc Pilot test of a peer-led small-group video intervention to promote mammography screening among Chinese American immigrants
    Annette E Maxwell
    School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California Los Angeles, 650 Charles Young Drive South, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Health Promot Pract 12:887-99. 2011
    ..Four of the educators were very interested in conducting another group session in the next 6 months...
  10. pmc A midpoint process evaluation of the Los Angeles Basin Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health Across the US (REACH US) Disparities Center, 2007-2009
    Annette E Maxwell
    UCLA Department of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, Box 956900, A2 125 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A115. 2011
    ..Racial/ethnic minority groups have higher risks for disease resulting from obesity...
  11. doi request reprint Role modeling, risk, and resilience in California adolescents
    Antronette K Yancey
    Department of Health Services and Center to Eliminate Health Disparities, UCLA School of Public Health, 650 Charles Young Drive South, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:36-43. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between role model presence, type of role model, and various health-risk and health-protective behaviors among California adolescents...
  12. doi request reprint Training Mixtec Promotores to Assess Health Concerns in Their Community: A CBPR Pilot Study
    Annette E Maxwell
    Center for Cancer Prevention and Control Research, Fielding School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California Los Angeles, Box 956900, A2 125 CHS, Los Angeles, CA, 90095 6900, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 16:310-3. 2014
    ..Training promotores to conduct focus groups can increase organizational capacity to identify pressing health needs in under-represented and hard-to-reach population groups. ..
  13. pmc Pausa para tu Salud: reduction of weight and waistlines by integrating exercise breaks into workplace organizational routine
    Agustin Lara
    Department of Health Services and Center to Eliminate Health Disparities, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A12. 2008
    ..This study describes implementation and evaluation of an intervention, Pausa para tu Salud (Pause for Your Health), that integrated a brief period of group exercise into the workday...
  14. pmc Cancer control planners' perceptions and use of evidence-based programs
    Peggy A Hannon
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:E1-8. 2010
    ..The Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network consortium is using these findings to develop a Web-based interactive training and decision support tool that is responsive to the needs identified by the survey respondents...
  15. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with health care for young children
    Neal Halfon
    Department of Community Health Sciences, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1965-72. 2004
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  16. pmc Integrating clinical, community, and policy perspectives on human papillomavirus vaccination
    Maria E Fernandez
    School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 31:235-52. 2010
    ..The resulting integrated framework can be used as a heuristic tool for organizing factors at multiple levels to guide intervention development and future research...
  17. ncbi request reprint Overview of the content of health supervision for young children: reports from parents and pediatricians
    Lynn M Olson
    Department of Practice and Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1907-16. 2004
    ..To describe the content of anticipatory guidance provided to parents of infants and toddlers and to identify primary areas of unmet need as reported by both parents and pediatricians...
  18. pmc Disparities in primary care for vulnerable children: the influence of multiple risk factors
    Gregory D Stevens
    Division of Community Health, USC Keck School of Medicine, CA, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:507-31. 2006
    ..Profiles are used to examine disparities in child/adolescent health status and primary care experience...
  19. pmc The parent-provider relationship: does race/ethnicity concordance or discordance influence parent reports of the receipt of high quality basic pediatric preventive services?
    Gregory D Stevens
    Division of Community Health, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, 1000 South Fremont Avenue, Building A7, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    J Urban Health 82:560-74. 2005
    ....
  20. pmc Has the relation between income inequality and life expectancy disappeared? Evidence from Italy and top industrialised countries
    Roberto De Vogli
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College of London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:158-62. 2005
    ..To investigate the relation between income inequality and life expectancy in Italy and across wealthy nations...