Lawrence A Palinkas

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Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Client perspectives on design and implementation of a couples-based intervention to reduce sexual and drug risk behaviors among female sex workers and their noncommercial partners in tijuana and ciudad juárez, méxico
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:583-94. 2014
  2. pmc Influence network linkages across implementation strategy conditions in a randomized controlled trial of two strategies for scaling up evidence-based practices in public youth-serving systems
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Implement Sci 8:133. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Inter-organizational collaboration in the implementation of evidence-based practices among public agencies serving abused and neglected youth
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 W 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90089 0411, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 41:74-85. 2014
  4. pmc A mixed methods multiple case study of implementation as usual in children's social service organizations: study protocol
    Byron J Powell
    Brown School, Washington University in St, Louis, Campus Box 1196, One Brookings Drive, St, Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Implement Sci 8:92. 2013
  5. pmc Implementation of an efficacious intervention for high risk women in Mexico: protocol for a multi-site randomized trial with a parallel study of organizational factors
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Implement Sci 7:105. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint A conceptual framework for understanding the mental health impacts of oil spills: lessons from the Exxon Valdez oil spill
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, 669 West 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Psychiatry 75:203-22. 2012
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. pmc Mixed method designs in implementation research
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 38:44-53. 2011

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Publications63

  1. pmc Client perspectives on design and implementation of a couples-based intervention to reduce sexual and drug risk behaviors among female sex workers and their noncommercial partners in tijuana and ciudad juárez, méxico
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:583-94. 2014
    ..Despite women's concerns about privacy and men's preferences for gender-specific services, couples-based HIV prevention programs were largely acceptable to female sex workers and their intimate male partners. ..
  2. pmc Influence network linkages across implementation strategy conditions in a randomized controlled trial of two strategies for scaling up evidence-based practices in public youth-serving systems
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Implement Sci 8:133. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Inter-organizational collaboration in the implementation of evidence-based practices among public agencies serving abused and neglected youth
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 W 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90089 0411, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 41:74-85. 2014
    ..Inter-organizational collaboration enables an exchange of information and advice and a pooling of resources individual agencies may require for successful implementation. ..
  4. pmc A mixed methods multiple case study of implementation as usual in children's social service organizations: study protocol
    Byron J Powell
    Brown School, Washington University in St, Louis, Campus Box 1196, One Brookings Drive, St, Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Implement Sci 8:92. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Implementation of an efficacious intervention for high risk women in Mexico: protocol for a multi-site randomized trial with a parallel study of organizational factors
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Implement Sci 7:105. 2012
    ..Our protocol will test a 'train-the-trainer' implementation model for transporting the Mujer Segura (Healthy Woman) intervention into community-based organizations (CBOs)...
  6. ncbi request reprint A conceptual framework for understanding the mental health impacts of oil spills: lessons from the Exxon Valdez oil spill
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, 669 West 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Psychiatry 75:203-22. 2012
    ..The conceptual framework may be used to identify strategies to develop community resilience and target specific services to prevent and mitigate these adverse effects...
  7. 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
    ....
  8. 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
    ....
  9. 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...
  10. pmc Mixed method designs in implementation research
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 38:44-53. 2011
    ..Complexity of design was associated with number of aims or objectives, study context, and phase of implementation examined. The findings provide suggestions for the use of mixed method designs in implementation research...
  11. doi request reprint A randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial of the effectiveness of thyroxine and triiodothyronine and short-term exposure to bright light in prevention of decrements in cognitive performance and mood during prolonged Antarctic residence
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work and Departments of Anthropology and Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 72:543-50. 2010
    ..We examined the effects of a combined levothyroxine/liothyronine supplement and exposure to bright (10,000 lux) light in euthyroid men and women who spent the austral summer (n = 43) and/or winter (n = 42) in Antarctica...
  12. pmc Social networks and implementation of evidence-based practices in public youth-serving systems: a mixed-methods study
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    Implement Sci 6:113. 2011
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  13. 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...
  14. doi request reprint Mixed-methods designs in mental health services research: a review
    Lawrence A Palinkas
    Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, Rady Children s Hospital, San Diego, CA, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:255-63. 2011
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  15. 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...
  16. 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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  17. pmc Acceptability of vaginal microbicides among female sex workers and their intimate male partners in two Mexico-US border cities: a mixed methods analysis
    Angela M Robertson
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Glob Public Health 8:619-33. 2013
    ..HIV prevention interventions should consider intimate relationship dynamics posing potential barriers to PrEP acceptability and adherence, involve male partners and promote risk communication skills...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. pmc Sex workers' noncommercial male partners who inject drugs report higher-risk sexual behaviors
    Angela M Robertson
    From the Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, Tijuana, México and Federación Mexicana de Asociaciones Privadas, Ciudad Juárez, Mexico
    Sex Transm Dis 40:801-3. 2013
    ..Sexual risk behaviors were more prevalent among injectors, who could promote HIV/sexually transmitted infection transmission in this region. ..
  21. pmc Unmet needs for mental health services for latino older adults: perspectives from consumers, family members, advocates, and service providers
    Concepcion Barrio
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Community Ment Health J 44:57-74. 2008
    ..Latino older adults experienced their unmet needs in ways associated with their cultural background and minority status. Age- and culturally-appropriate services are needed to overcome these barriers...
  22. doi request reprint Ethnic differences and treatment trajectories in chronic kidney disease
    Sara Johnson
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Department of the Kaiser Permanente Medical Group in San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:90-102. 2008
    ..Families' perspectives provide valuable information that can serve future studies and interventions for improving care for children with CKD...
  23. ncbi request reprint Assessing needs for mental health and other services among transition-age youths, parents, and providers
    Todd P Gilmer
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0622, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:338-42. 2012
    ..This qualitative study assessed the needs for mental health and other services among transition-age youths who were receiving services in youth-specific programs...
  24. 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...
  25. pmc 'Where sex ends and emotions begin': love and HIV risk among female sex workers and their intimate, non-commercial partners along the Mexico-US border
    Jennifer L Syvertsen
    Division of Global Public Health School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Cult Health Sex 15:540-54. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest that couple-based HIV interventions to address dual sexual and drug-related risks should be tailored to the emotional dynamics of sex workers' intimate relationships...
  26. doi request reprint Variation in the implementation of California's Full Service Partnerships for persons with serious mental illness
    Todd P Gilmer
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA
    Health Serv Res 48:2245-67. 2013
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  27. 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...
  28. pmc Mixed methods for implementation research: application to evidence-based practice implementation and staff turnover in community-based organizations providing child welfare services
    Gregory A Aarons
    University of California, San Diego, CA 92093 0812, USA
    Child Maltreat 17:67-79. 2012
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  29. pmc Perspectives on schizophrenia over the lifespan: a qualitative study
    Sally Shepherd
    National Alliance on Mental Illness, San Diego Affiliate, San Diego, CA, USA
    Schizophr Bull 38:295-303. 2012
    ..Functional rehabilitation may need to be tailored to differences in perceptions of capacity for functional improvement...
  30. 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)...
  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. ncbi 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...
  33. 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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  34. 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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  35. ncbi request reprint Overweight and obesity among Hispanic children entering foster care: a preliminary examination of polyvictimization
    Janet U Schneiderman
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Child Maltreat 18:264-73. 2013
    ..Addressing the obesity epidemic among Hispanic foster children is vital to preventing continued obesity and the development of obesity-related health problems, especially by focusing on important community and family influences. ..
  36. pmc Dynamic adaptation process to implement an evidence-based child maltreatment intervention
    Gregory A Aarons
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, La Jolla, and Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, Rady s Children s Hospital, San Diego, CA, USA
    Implement Sci 7:32. 2012
    ..In addition, this study addresses a secondary concern, that of improving EBP model fidelity assessment and feedback in real-world settings...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. 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...
  40. 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...
  41. 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...
  42. ncbi request reprint Long-term trajectories and service needs for military families
    Patrick E Link
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza, A8 148, Los Angeles, CA, 90024, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 16:376-93. 2013
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  43. pmc Therapist perspectives on community mental health services for children with autism spectrum disorders
    Lauren Brookman-Frazee
    Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, Rady Children s Hospital San Diego, 3020 Children s Way MC 5033, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 39:365-73. 2012
    ..Therapists are highly motivated for comprehensive ASD training on ASD characteristics and intervention strategies. These data were used to tailor and package evidence-based intervention strategies for delivery in CMH services...
  44. 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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  45. 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...
  46. pmc Cancer treatment adherence among low-income women with breast or gynecologic cancer: a randomized controlled trial of patient navigation
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer 115:4606-15. 2009
    ....
  47. 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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  48. pmc Organizational capacity for service integration in community-based addiction health services
    Erick G Guerrero
    Erick G Guerrero and Lawrence A Palinkas are with the School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles Gregory A Aarons is with the Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego
    Am J Public Health 104:e40-7. 2014
    ..We examined factors associated with readiness to coordinate mental health, public health, and HIV testing among community-based addiction health services programs...
  49. 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...
  50. 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...
  51. 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...
  52. pmc Ethnic differences in complementary and alternative medicine use among patients with diabetes
    Leonel Villa-Caballero
    Family and Preventative Medicine Department, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, United States
    Complement Ther Med 18:241-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effect of ethnicity as a predictor of the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) among patients with diabetes...
  53. 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)...
  54. 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...
  55. 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...
  56. 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...
  57. 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
    ....
  58. 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...
  59. 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
    ....
  60. 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...
  61. 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...
  62. 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...
  63. 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...