A J Romero

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A pilot test of the Latin active hip hop intervention to increase physical activity among low-income Mexican-American adolescents
    Andrea J Romero
    Family Studies and Human Development, Mexican American and Raza Studies, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Am J Health Promot 26:208-11. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Are perceived neighborhood hazards a barrier to physical activity in children?
    A J Romero
    Mexican American Studies and Research Center, University of Arizona, Economics Bldg, Rm 208, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:1143-8. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Stress within a bicultural context for adolescents of Mexican descent
    Andrea J Romero
    Mexican American Studies and Research Center, University of Arizona, P O Box 210023, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 9:171-84. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Associations among familism, language preference, and education in Mexican-American mothers and their children
    Andrea J Romero
    Mexican American Studies and Research Center, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0023, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 25:34-40. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Bicultural stress and adolescent risk behaviors in a community sample of Latinos and non-Latino European Americans
    Andrea J Romero
    Mexican American Studies and Research Center, Department of Psychology, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0023, USA
    Ethn Health 12:443-63. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Behavioural risk factors and protective factors in adolescents: a comparison of Latinos and non-Latino whites
    Scott C Carvajal
    Research Department, Education, Training, Research ETR Associates, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
    Ethn Health 7:181-93. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Low-income neighborhood barriers and resources for adolescents' physical activity
    Andrea J Romero
    Mexican American Studies and Research Center, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Adolesc Health 36:253-9. 2005

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint A pilot test of the Latin active hip hop intervention to increase physical activity among low-income Mexican-American adolescents
    Andrea J Romero
    Family Studies and Human Development, Mexican American and Raza Studies, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Am J Health Promot 26:208-11. 2012
    ..Mexican-descent adolescents tend to have disproportionate rates of low physical activity, overweight status, and obesity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Are perceived neighborhood hazards a barrier to physical activity in children?
    A J Romero
    Mexican American Studies and Research Center, University of Arizona, Economics Bldg, Rm 208, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:1143-8. 2001
    ..We hypothesized that children's perceptions of more neighborhood hazards would be associated with less physical activity, less aerobic fitness, and a higher body mass index...
  3. ncbi request reprint Stress within a bicultural context for adolescents of Mexican descent
    Andrea J Romero
    Mexican American Studies and Research Center, University of Arizona, P O Box 210023, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 9:171-84. 2003
    ..S.-born and immigrant youths. Although this study has identified some elements of stress, it has not identified positive coping mechanisms of the bicultural context for Latino youths...
  4. ncbi request reprint Associations among familism, language preference, and education in Mexican-American mothers and their children
    Andrea J Romero
    Mexican American Studies and Research Center, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0023, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 25:34-40. 2004
    ..Protective influences of cultural maintenance deserve further attention in longitudinal studies and in relation to the physical and mental health of youth...
  5. ncbi request reprint Bicultural stress and adolescent risk behaviors in a community sample of Latinos and non-Latino European Americans
    Andrea J Romero
    Mexican American Studies and Research Center, Department of Psychology, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0023, USA
    Ethn Health 12:443-63. 2007
    ..We hypothesized bicultural stress would be related to increased risk behavior and depressive symptoms independent of socioeconomic status, ethnic self-identification, and acculturation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Behavioural risk factors and protective factors in adolescents: a comparison of Latinos and non-Latino whites
    Scott C Carvajal
    Research Department, Education, Training, Research ETR Associates, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
    Ethn Health 7:181-93. 2002
    ..The outcomes included risk and health behaviours as well as mental health factors consistent with Jessor's framework for describing adolescents' health status...
  7. ncbi request reprint Low-income neighborhood barriers and resources for adolescents' physical activity
    Andrea J Romero
    Mexican American Studies and Research Center, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Adolesc Health 36:253-9. 2005
    ..To investigate factors of low-income neighborhoods and households on physical activity with a sample of adolescents from low-income neighborhoods...