L A Palinkas

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Youth-violence prevention in the aftermath of the San Diego East county school shootings: a qualitative assessment of community explanatory models
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0807, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:246-52. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint The journey to wellness: stages of refugee health promotion and disease prevention
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Immigrant and Refugee Health Studies Program, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California 92093 0807, USA
    J Immigr Health 5:19-28. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Social support and depressed mood in isolated and confined environments
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0807, USA
    Acta Astronaut 54:639-47. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence of psychiatric disorders after extended residence in Antarctica
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0807, USA
    Int J Circumpolar Health 63:157-68. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in symptoms of post-traumatic stress after the Exxon Valdez oil spill
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego 92093 0807, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 19:102-12. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint The San Diego East County school shootings: a qualitative study of community-level post-traumatic stress
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92093 0807, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 19:113-21. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of Type 2 diabetes and depressive symptoms in the elderly: the Rancho Bernardo Study
    L A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0622, USA
    Diabet Med 21:1185-91. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural differences in psychosocial adaptation to isolated and confined environments
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0807, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:973-80. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of seasonally adjusted exposure to cold and darkness on cognitive performance in circumpolar residents
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0622, USA
    Scand J Psychol 46:239-46. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The psychology of isolated and confined environments. Understanding human behavior in Antarctica
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0807, USA
    Am Psychol 58:353-63. 2003

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. ncbi request reprint Youth-violence prevention in the aftermath of the San Diego East county school shootings: a qualitative assessment of community explanatory models
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0807, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:246-52. 2003
    ..In March, 2001, 2 separate incidents of school shootings occurred within the same school district in San Diego's East County...
  2. ncbi request reprint The journey to wellness: stages of refugee health promotion and disease prevention
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Immigrant and Refugee Health Studies Program, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California 92093 0807, USA
    J Immigr Health 5:19-28. 2003
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  3. ncbi request reprint Social support and depressed mood in isolated and confined environments
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0807, USA
    Acta Astronaut 54:639-47. 2004
    ..Results suggest a significant erosion of social support under conditions of prolonged isolation and confinement, leading to an increase in depressed mood...
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence of psychiatric disorders after extended residence in Antarctica
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0807, USA
    Int J Circumpolar Health 63:157-68. 2004
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  5. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in symptoms of post-traumatic stress after the Exxon Valdez oil spill
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego 92093 0807, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 19:102-12. 2004
    ..Previous studies have reported ethnic differences in the prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), but the reasons for these differences remain unclear...
  6. ncbi request reprint The San Diego East County school shootings: a qualitative study of community-level post-traumatic stress
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92093 0807, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 19:113-21. 2004
    ..Within one month (March 2001), two separate incidents of school shootings occurred at two different high schools within the same school district in San Diego's East County...
  7. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of Type 2 diabetes and depressive symptoms in the elderly: the Rancho Bernardo Study
    L A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0622, USA
    Diabet Med 21:1185-91. 2004
    ..The association between Type 2 diabetes and depressive symptoms was examined prospectively to assess possible causal relationships between the two diseases...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural differences in psychosocial adaptation to isolated and confined environments
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0807, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:973-80. 2004
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  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of seasonally adjusted exposure to cold and darkness on cognitive performance in circumpolar residents
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0622, USA
    Scand J Psychol 46:239-46. 2005
    ..Increased performance on complex tasks may result from increased arousal in response to the combination of cold temperatures and dim light characteristic of the winter in urban circumpolar settings...
  10. ncbi request reprint The psychology of isolated and confined environments. Understanding human behavior in Antarctica
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0807, USA
    Am Psychol 58:353-63. 2003
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  11. ncbi request reprint Models of research-operational collaboration for behavioral health in space
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0622, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B52-60. 2005
    ..To accomplish this, all stakeholders must participate in creating a culture of operational research...
  12. ncbi request reprint Predictors of behavior and performance in extreme environments: the Antarctic space analogue program
    L A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0807, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 71:619-25. 2000
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  13. ncbi request reprint Behavior and performance on long-duration spaceflights: evidence from analogue environments
    L A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0807, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 71:A29-36. 2000
    ..Analyses of data collected in Antarctica since 1963 were conducted to identify features of behavior and performance likely to occur during long-duration missions in space...
  14. ncbi request reprint Summary of research issues in behavior and performance in isolated and confined extreme (ICE) environments
    L A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0807, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 71:A48-50. 2000
    ..These changes include increased disturbances of mood, rates of psychiatric disorder, and interpersonal tension, and a disruption of circadian rhythms. The workshop ended with four specific recommendations for future research...
  15. ncbi request reprint The use of complementary and alternative medicine by primary care patients. A SURF*NET study
    L A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0807, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:1121-30. 2000
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  16. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial issues in long-term space flight: overview
    L A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventative Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla CA, USA
    Gravit Space Biol Bull 14:25-33. 2001
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  17. ncbi request reprint Circannual pattern of hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid (HPT) function and mood during extended antarctic residence
    L A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0807, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 26:421-31. 2001
    ..This model of seasonal variation in thyroid function and mood also has implications for an understanding of potential mechanisms underlying the association between latitude and SAD or S-SAD...
  18. ncbi request reprint Building blocks of successful aging: a focus group study of older adults' perceived contributors to successful aging
    Jennifer Reichstadt
    Sam and Rose Stein Institute for Research on Aging, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:194-201. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to solicit the opinions of older adults about factors related to successful aging using focus group methods...
  19. ncbi request reprint The influence of women on the health care-seeking behavior of men
    W A Norcross
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California at San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla 92093 8809, USA
    J Fam Pract 43:475-80. 1996
    ..This study was designed to determine the effect of the gender of closely associated persons on the health care-seeking behavior of persons of the opposite sex...
  20. pmc Syringe possession arrests are associated with receptive syringe sharing in two Mexico-US border cities
    Robin A Pollini
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Addiction 103:101-8. 2008
    ..To identify factors associated with receptive syringe sharing among injection drug users (IDUs) and elucidate the association between syringe possession arrests and syringe sharing...
  21. pmc A qualitative view of drug use behaviors of Mexican male injection drug users deported from the United States
    Victoria D Ojeda
    Division of Global Public Health, UCSD School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 10111 N Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    J Urban Health 88:104-17. 2011
    ..The health status and health behaviors of deportees are likely to impact receiving Mexican communities. Programs that address health, social, and economic issues may aid deportees in resettling in Mexico...
  22. pmc The perceived consequences of safer injection: an exploration of qualitative findings and gender differences
    Karla D Wagner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Global Public Health, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Psychol Health Med 15:560-73. 2010
    ..Health Education and Behavior, 24(3), 313-325) of decisions regarding injection risk behavior and assists individuals in addressing the consequences that they perceive to be the most salient...
  23. ncbi request reprint Obesity and socioeconomic status in children of Tijuana
    Leonel Villa-Caballero
    Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:197-203. 2006
    ..S.-Mexico border...
  24. pmc Implementing evidence-based practice in community mental health agencies: a multiple stakeholder analysis
    Gregory A Aarons
    University of California, San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, 9500 Gilman Dr 0812, La Jolla, CA 92093 0812, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:2087-95. 2009
    ..We sought to identify factors believed to facilitate or hinder evidence-based practice (EBP) implementation in public mental health service systems as a step in developing theory to be tested in future studies...
  25. ncbi request reprint Implementation of evidence-based practice in child welfare: service provider perspectives
    Gregory A Aarons
    Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, University of California, San Diego, 3020 Children s Way, MC 5033, San Diego, CA 92123 4282, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 34:411-9. 2007
    ..Eventual implementation is viewed as the consequence of perseverance, experience, and flexibility...
  26. pmc Sleep health in U.S. Hispanic population
    Jose S Loredo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego 92103 0804, USA
    Sleep 33:962-7. 2010
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  27. pmc Barriers to pharmacy-based syringe purchase among injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico: a mixed methods study
    Robin A Pollini
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, Mailcode 0507, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:679-87. 2010
    ..Interventions to expand OTC syringe sales to IDUs, particularly near detention facilities, will facilitate safer injection practices...
  28. ncbi request reprint Investigating ADHD treatment trajectories: listening to families' stories about medication use
    Laurel K Leslie
    Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, Children s Hospital, San Diego, CA 92123 0282, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 28:179-88. 2007
    ..Policymakers, federal agencies, and researchers have called for more in-depth investigation of contextual mechanisms that may explain differences in medication use among youths with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Mental and cognitive performance in the cold
    L A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Int J Circumpolar Health 60:430-9. 2001
    ..However, it is unclear whether these effects are due to distraction or increased arousal. Likewise, further research is required to test the efficacy of existing and proposed pharmacologic and nutritional countermeasures...
  30. ncbi request reprint Unmet needs for services for older adults with mental illness: comparison of views of different stakeholder groups
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, The School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:530-40. 2007
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  31. pmc Older adults' perspectives on successful aging: qualitative interviews
    Jennifer Reichstadt
    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:567-75. 2010
    ..The purpose of this qualitative study was to obtain older adults' individual perspectives on what constitutes successful aging along with their views regarding activities and interventions to enhance its likelihood...
  32. doi request reprint Rapid community participatory assessment of health care in post-storm New Orleans
    BENJAMIN F SPRINGGATE
    University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:S237-43. 2009
    ..This project engaged community stakeholders in a rapid, participatory assessment of health priorities 1 year post-disaster, to inform the policy process and build capacity for recovery planning among community members...
  33. ncbi request reprint Psychoneuroendocrine effects of combined thyroxine and triiodothyronine versus tyrosine during prolonged Antarctic residence
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work and Department of Anthropology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089 0411, USA
    Int J Circumpolar Health 66:401-17. 2007
    ..To extend these findings, we examined the effects of tyrosine and a combined levothyroxine/liothyronine supplement in euthyroid men and women who spent the austral summer (n = 43) and/or winter (n = 42) in Antarctica...
  34. ncbi request reprint Social roles and the evolution of networks in extreme and isolated environments
    Jeffrey C Johnson
    East Carolina University, USA
    J Math Sociol 27:89-121. 2003
    ..Conversely, the evolution of multiple subgroups was associated with the absence of consensus on critical informal social roles, above all the critically important role of instrumental leader...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effect of the Antarctic environment on hormone levels and mood of Chinese expeditioners
    Chengli Xu
    Department of Pathophysiology, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    Int J Circumpolar Health 62:255-67. 2003
    ..Serum thyroid hormones, plasma catecholamines and mood were examined in 10 male members of the 16th Chinese Antarctic Expedition who spent the 2000 austral winter at Great Wall Station...
  36. ncbi request reprint Country prototypes and translation of health programs
    Steve Sussman
    Transdisciplinary Drug Abuse Prevention Research Center, University of Southern California, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Eval Health Prof 31:110-23. 2008
    ..The ideas expressed in this article serve to provide direction when considering developing a health behavior program for a country, using previous programmatic knowledge from elsewhere...
  37. ncbi request reprint Psychological selection of Antarctic personnel: the "SOAP" instrument
    Iain Grant
    British Antarctic Survey Medical Unit, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, UK
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:793-800. 2007
    ..The potential advantage of including a psychological test battery in the selection process for service in the Antarctic was examined in 348 applicants for employment in Antarctica with the British Antarctic Survey (BAS)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Psychological effects of polar expeditions
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Lancet 371:153-63. 2008
    ..Promotion of salutogenic experiences is best accomplished by screening for suitable personality traits, and training participants in individual coping strategies, group interaction, and team leadership...
  39. ncbi request reprint Environmental influences on hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid function and behavior in Antarctica
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 W 34th Street, Los Angeles CA, 90089 0411, USA
    Physiol Behav 92:790-9. 2007
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  40. ncbi request reprint Resting and exercise energy use in Antarctica: effect of 50% restriction in temperate climate energy requirements
    H Samuel Case
    Department of Exercise Science and Physical Education, McDaniel College, Westminster, MD, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 65:257-64. 2006
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  41. ncbi request reprint Varieties of health services utilization by underserved Mexican American women
    Esmeralda Iniguez
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 14:52-69. 2003
    ..Efforts to provide health care to the medically underserved must take these barriers into consideration if they are to be successful...
  42. ncbi request reprint Immigration, acculturation, and risk factors for obesity and cardiovascular disease: a comparison between Latinos of Peruvian descent in Peru and in the United States
    Jesus L Lizarzaburu
    Department of Family Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:342-52. 2002
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  43. ncbi request reprint Seasonal levels of melatonin, thyroid hormones, mood, and cognition near the Arctic Circle
    Tiina Pääkkönen
    Department of Biomedicine Physiology, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Aviat Space Environ Med 79:695-9. 2008
    ..The associations between melatonin and thyroid hormones and changes in mood and cognitive performance caused by exposure to cold and darkness were examined in 12 circumpolar residents during winter and summer...
  44. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of transdermal ketoprofen for delayed onset muscle soreness
    Christopher R Cannavino
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California, U S A
    Clin J Sport Med 13:200-8. 2003
    ..To determine the efficacy of transdermal ketoprofen in reducing delayed-onset muscle soreness (DOMS), limiting systemic absorption, and improving postexercise function following repetitive muscle contraction...
  45. ncbi request reprint Autonomic nervous function during whole-body cold exposure before and after cold acclimation
    Tiina M Mäkinen
    Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Aviat Space Environ Med 79:875-82. 2008
    ..The study examined cardiovascular autonomic function at the sinus node level during controlled breathing and while undertaking isometric exercise during whole-body cold exposure before and after cold acclimation...
  46. doi request reprint An ethnographic study of implementation of evidence-based treatments in child mental health: first steps
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:738-46. 2008
    ..The experiences of clinicians in regard to initial and long-term intention to use evidence-based treatments were examined in order to better understand factors involved in implementation of innovative treatments...
  47. doi request reprint Reflections on international translation of evidence-based health behavior programs
    Steve Sussman
    University of Southern California, Alhambra, CA, USA
    Eval Health Prof 31:323-30. 2008
    ..The authors suggest that systematic efforts at language translation, program adaptation partnership, and compromise are general principals needed to surmount these challenges...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Response to cold exposure and physiology of the body]
    Hannu Rintamaki
    Oulun aluetyöterveyslaitos ja Oulun yliopisto, Fysiologian laitos
    Duodecim 121:425-32. 2005
  49. ncbi request reprint Postural sway during single and repeated cold exposures
    Tiina M Mäkinen
    Centre for Arctic Medicine, Thule Institute, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, FIN 90014 University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:947-53. 2005
    ..Tissue cooling changes sensory and neuromuscular functions that are also involved in postural control. The purpose of the study was to determine how acute and repeated exposures to cold affect whole body postural control...
  50. ncbi request reprint Elevation in serum thyroglobulin during prolonged Antarctic residence: effect of thyroxine supplement in the polar 3,5,3'-triiodothyronine syndrome
    Nhan Van Do
    Internal Medicine Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:1529-33. 2004
    ..The results also suggest that the adaptive changes in thyroid hormone economy with AR reflect TSH-dependent changes in thyroid synthetic activity, which may help explain a portion of the increases in T(3) production found with AR...
  51. ncbi request reprint Seasonal changes in thermal responses of urban residents to cold exposure
    Tiina M Mäkinen
    Centre for Arctic Medicine, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, FIN 90014, Finland
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 139:229-38. 2004
    ..Blunted vasomotor and skin temperature responses, which are typical for habituation to cold, were not observed in winter. Instead, the responses in winter resemble aggravated reactions of non-cold acclimatised subjects...
  52. ncbi request reprint Urinary melatonin: a noninvasive method to follow human pineal function as studied in three experimental conditions
    Tiina Pääkkönen
    Department of Physiology, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    J Pineal Res 40:110-5. 2006
    ..Both urinary melatonin and aMT6s are good indicators of melatonin secretion, but the variation is significantly smaller for the former molecule...
  53. ncbi request reprint Effect of repeated exposures to cold on cognitive performance in humans
    Tiina M Mäkinen
    Centre for Arctic Medicine, Thule Institute, University of Oulu, P O Box 5000, FIN 90014, Finland
    Physiol Behav 87:166-76. 2006
    ..The results suggest that cold affects cognitive performance negatively through the mechanisms of distraction and both positively and negatively through the mechanism of arousal...
  54. pmc Azúcar y nervios: explanatory models and treatment experiences of Hispanics with diabetes and depression
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:2413-24. 2008
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