ELIZABETH A REIFSNIDER

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Shaking and rattling: developing a child obesity prevention program using a faith-based community approach
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    School of Nursing, University ofTexas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Fam Community Health 33:144-51. 2010
  2. doi Ecological differences in weight, length, and weight for length of Mexican American children in the WIC program
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 13:154-67. 2008
  3. ncbi Perceptions of children's body sizes among mothers living on the Texas-Mexico border (La Frontera)
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 1029, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:488-95. 2006
  4. ncbi Factors related to overweight and risk for overweight status among low-income Hispanic children
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 21:186-96. 2006
  5. ncbi Collaboration with city agencies: a winning approach to community assessment
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 1029, USA
    J Nurs Educ 44:323-5. 2005
  6. ncbi Using ecological models in research on health disparities
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 77555, USA
    J Prof Nurs 21:216-22. 2005
  7. doi Home-based injury prevention practices used by mothers of Mexican descent living in San Antonio, TX
    Martina R Gallagher
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Public Health Nurs 26:114-23. 2009
  8. ncbi Effects of support on the initiation and duration of breastfeeding
    Sara L Gill
    University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Nursing, San Antonio 78229, USA
    West J Nurs Res 29:708-23. 2007
  9. ncbi Predicting breast-feeding attrition: adapting the breast-feeding attrition prediction tool
    Sara L Gill
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 21:216-24. 2007
  10. ncbi The Neonatal Bowel Output Study: indicators of adequate breast milk intake in neonates
    Linda C Shrago
    Mercy Health Center, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 32:195-201. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Reducing Overweight Among Galveston WIC Participants
    Elizabeth Reifsnider; Fiscal Year: 2009
  2. Reducing Overweight Among Galveston WIC Participants
    ELIZABETH A REIFSNIDER; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Shaking and rattling: developing a child obesity prevention program using a faith-based community approach
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    School of Nursing, University ofTexas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Fam Community Health 33:144-51. 2010
    ....
  2. doi Ecological differences in weight, length, and weight for length of Mexican American children in the WIC program
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 13:154-67. 2008
    ..Examine factors common in the environments of children who obtain services from a WIC program to determine if differences in ecological/environmental factors can be found in the children who differ in weight, length, and weight for length...
  3. ncbi Perceptions of children's body sizes among mothers living on the Texas-Mexico border (La Frontera)
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 1029, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:488-95. 2006
    ..Photographs of children from the Berkeley Longitudinal Growth Study (on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC] Web site) were used to stimulate discussion with mothers about child sizes...
  4. ncbi Factors related to overweight and risk for overweight status among low-income Hispanic children
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 21:186-96. 2006
    ..Different approaches to dietary counseling and health promotion may be indicated based on a child's weight/height percentile or BMI...
  5. ncbi Collaboration with city agencies: a winning approach to community assessment
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 1029, USA
    J Nurs Educ 44:323-5. 2005
    ..The resulting assessment was more comprehensive than it would have been without the students' input. This use of collaboration provides a model other faculty may adopt for community assessment...
  6. ncbi Using ecological models in research on health disparities
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 77555, USA
    J Prof Nurs 21:216-22. 2005
    ..The influence of families, neighborhoods, and communities can be considered without losing sight of individuals...
  7. doi Home-based injury prevention practices used by mothers of Mexican descent living in San Antonio, TX
    Martina R Gallagher
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Public Health Nurs 26:114-23. 2009
    ..To describe the home-based injury prevention practices used by low-income mothers of Mexican descent with their preschool children...
  8. ncbi Effects of support on the initiation and duration of breastfeeding
    Sara L Gill
    University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Nursing, San Antonio 78229, USA
    West J Nurs Res 29:708-23. 2007
    ..31) the odds of starting breastfeeding, twice (1.84-3.15) the odds of continuing to breastfeed for 6 months, and only half (.50-.54) the tendency to quit at any one time than did the control group...
  9. ncbi Predicting breast-feeding attrition: adapting the breast-feeding attrition prediction tool
    Sara L Gill
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 21:216-24. 2007
    ..However, assessing a woman's intention to breast-feed prior to birth would identify women at risk for breast-feeding attrition...
  10. ncbi The Neonatal Bowel Output Study: indicators of adequate breast milk intake in neonates
    Linda C Shrago
    Mercy Health Center, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 32:195-201. 2006
    ....
  11. doi Child health promotion and protection among Mexican mothers
    Martina Raquel Gallagher
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    West J Nurs Res 30:588-605. 2008
    ..Understanding these mothers' approaches allows the creation of culturally sensitive health programs that can build on existing maternal strengths...
  12. ncbi Learning public health nursing in urban, rural, and border counties of Texas
    Elizabeth Reifsnider
    Department of Chronic Nursing Care, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78205, USA
    Fam Community Health 27:282-90. 2004
    ....
  13. ncbi Improving adolescent sexual risk assessment with event history calendars: a feasibility study
    Kristy K Martyn
    University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 20:19-26. 2006
    ..The purpose of this feasibility study is to evaluate the clinical utility and feasibility of using an Event History Calendar (EHC) for sexual risk assessment...

Research Grants3

  1. Reducing Overweight Among Galveston WIC Participants
    Elizabeth Reifsnider; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The primary purpose of the proposed project is to test a program designed to reduce BMI in low-income, overweight children who participate in the WIC program ..
  2. Reducing Overweight Among Galveston WIC Participants
    ELIZABETH A REIFSNIDER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The primary purpose of the proposed project is to test a program designed to reduce BMI in low-income, overweight children who participate in the WIC program ..