Affiliation: University of California
- Predictors of sexual risk behaviors among newly homeless youth: a longitudinal studyM Rosa Solorio
University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Department of Family Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90024 4142, USA
J Adolesc Health 42:401-9. 2008....
- Emotional distress and mental health service use among urban homeless adolescentsM Rosa Solorio
Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024 4142, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 33:381-93. 2006....
- Newly homeless youth STD testing patterns over timeM Rosa Solorio
Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024 4142, USA
J Adolesc Health 39:443.e9-443.e16. 2006..To use the Behavioral Model for Vulnerable Populations to examine the predisposing and need characteristics of newly homeless youth that are associated with sexually transmitted disease (STD) testing over time...
- Predictors of sexually transmitted infection testing among sexually active homeless youthM Rosa Solorio
Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, 10880 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
AIDS Behav 10:179-84. 2006..High-risk sexual behaviors did not predict STI testing in our sample. Outreach programs are needed that target sexually active homeless youth for early STI testing and treatment...
- HIV health care services for Mexican migrantsM Rosa Solorio
Department of Family Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024 4142, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:S240-51. 2004..The types of health care services needed to improve on the quality of care provided to Mexican migrants living with HIV are highlighted, and recommendations are made for future interventions, research, and binational collaborations...
- A comparison of Hispanic and white adolescent females' use of family planning services in CaliforniaM Rosa Solorio
Department of Family Medicine, Center for Health Policy Research, School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles UCLA, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 36:157-61. 2004..Because Hispanics are projected to make up one-half of the state's adolescents by 2020, it is important to determine how cultural and health policy-relevant factors are linked to this group's use of family planning services...
- Risk among young gay and bisexual men living with HIVRosa Solorio
University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Family Medicine, 90095 7087, USA
AIDS Educ Prev 15:80-9. 2003..Care providers need to screen youth for sexual orientation and behaviors at a young age and inquire about age of partners, substance use, and history of sexual abuse...
- Discrimination and mental health problems among homeless minority young peopleNorweeta G Milburn
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Center for Community Health, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Public Health Rep 125:61-7. 2010..We examined the associations among perceived discrimination, racial/ethnic identification, and emotional distress in newly homeless adolescents...
- Newly homeless youth typically return homeNorweeta G Milburn
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
J Adolesc Health 40:574-6. 2007..Most newly homeless adolescents returned home (70% U.S., 47% Australia) for significant amounts of time (39% U.S., 17% Australia more than 12 months) within 2 years of becoming homeless...
- A family intervention to reduce sexual risk behavior, substance use, and delinquency among newly homeless youthNorweeta G Milburn
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Adolesc Health 50:358-64. 2012..We evaluate the efficacy of a short family intervention in reducing sexual risk behavior, drug use, and delinquent behaviors among homeless youth...
- Who is using emergency contraception? Awareness and use of emergency contraception among California women and teensSusie B Baldwin
Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Pubic Health, Los Angeles, California 90012, USA
Womens Health Issues 18:360-8. 2008..However, knowledge of EC alone does not predict use, and few population data exist to describe EC use among those aware of the method...
- The STI and HIV testing practices of primary care providersMitchell Kushner
UCLA School of Public Health, University of California, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 99:258-63. 2007..To examine the sexually transmitted infection (STI) and HIV testing practices of primary care providers (PCPs) practicing in predominantly Hispanic communities...
- The "Latina epidemiologic paradox" revisited: the role of birthplace and acculturation in predicting infant low birth weight for Latinas in Los Angeles, CAKatherine J Hoggatt
VA Greater Los Angeles, HSR and D Center of Excellence for the Study of Healthcare Provider Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 91343, USA
J Immigr Minor Health 14:875-84. 2012..Finally, among Latinas, there was limited evidence that associations between known risk factors and LBW were modified by acculturation...
- An anomaly within the Latino epidemiological paradox: the Latino adolescent male mortality peakDavid E Hayes-Bautista
Center for the Study of Latino Health and Culture, 924 Westwood Blvd, Suite 730, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:480-4. 2002..To describe the anomaly of the Latino adolescent male mortality peak in relation to the overall Latino epidemiological paradox and in relation to the need for new conceptual models describing the health of a culturally diverse population...
- Case-mix adjustment and the comparison of community health center performance on patient experience measuresM Laura Johnson
Department of Health Services, University of California, Los Angeles, PO Box 951772, 650 Charles E Young Drive South, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Health Serv Res 45:670-90. 2010..To assess the effect of case-mix adjustment on community health center (CHC) performance on patient experience measures...
- The association of access to medical care with regular source of care and sociodemographic characteristics in patients with HIV and tuberculosisM Rosa Solorio
UCLA Department of Family Medicine, West Los Angeles Veteran s Affairs Medical Center, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 94:581-9. 2002..To examine satisfaction with access to health care in two populations, one with HIV and one with TB, and examine the effect of having a regular doctor and sociodemographic characteristics...