Antonia Villarruel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A randomized controlled trial testing an HIV prevention intervention for Latino youth
    Antonia M Villarruel
    School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:772-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Predicting condom use among sexually experienced Latino adolescents
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan School of Nursing and Health Services Research and Development Program, Department of Veterans Affairs, USA
    West J Nurs Res 29:724-38. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Leadership development of Hispanic nurses
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 28:173-80. 2004
  4. pmc A parent-adolescent intervention to increase sexual risk communication: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 20:371-83. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of sexual intercourse and condom use intentions among Spanish-dominant Latino youth: a test of the planned behavior theory
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
    Nurs Res 53:172-81. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Commentary on: Race as a variable in cross-cultural research
    Antonia M Villarruel
    Center for Health Promotion, University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
    Nurs Outlook 51:189. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Beyond stereotypes: promoting safer sex behaviors among Latino adolescents
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 32:258-63. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint El cambio de vida: conceptualizations of menopause and midlife among urban Latina women
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 16:91-102. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint From research to practice: the importance of community collaboration in the translation process
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 24:25-34. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Examining long-term effects of Cuídate-a sexual risk reduction program in Mexican youth
    Antonia M Villarruel
    School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103 0482, United States of America
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 27:345-51. 2010

Research Grants

  1. REDUCING HIV RISK AMONG LATINO YOUTH
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. A Computer-Based Parent/Adolescent HIV Communication Intervention for Latinos
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Reducing HIV Risk among Mexican Youth
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc A randomized controlled trial testing an HIV prevention intervention for Latino youth
    Antonia M Villarruel
    School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:772-7. 2006
    ..To test the efficacy of a prevention intervention to reduce sexual risk behavior among Latino adolescents...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predicting condom use among sexually experienced Latino adolescents
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan School of Nursing and Health Services Research and Development Program, Department of Veterans Affairs, USA
    West J Nurs Res 29:724-38. 2007
    ..These findings represent an important effort in promoting safer sex behaviors among sexually active Latino adolescents...
  3. ncbi request reprint Leadership development of Hispanic nurses
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 28:173-80. 2004
    ..Results of this study provide direction not only for the development of leadership for Hispanic nurses but also for other racial and ethnic minority nurses...
  4. pmc A parent-adolescent intervention to increase sexual risk communication: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 20:371-83. 2008
    ..This study demonstrates the efficacy of an intervention to increase the quality and quantity of parent-adolescent communication related to general and sex-specific communication...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of sexual intercourse and condom use intentions among Spanish-dominant Latino youth: a test of the planned behavior theory
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
    Nurs Res 53:172-81. 2004
    ..There is evidence to suggest that this subgroup engages in both risk and protective behaviors that may be different from the behaviors of English-dominant Latino youth...
  6. ncbi request reprint Commentary on: Race as a variable in cross-cultural research
    Antonia M Villarruel
    Center for Health Promotion, University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
    Nurs Outlook 51:189. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Beyond stereotypes: promoting safer sex behaviors among Latino adolescents
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 32:258-63. 2003
    ..Strategies for promoting safe sex among Latino adolescents include recognizing the diversity among Latino adolescents and assessing attitudes, beliefs, and values that can be used to support safer sex behaviors...
  8. ncbi request reprint El cambio de vida: conceptualizations of menopause and midlife among urban Latina women
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 16:91-102. 2002
    ..Implications of study findings are discussed within the context of an emerging biopsychosocial perspective of midlife and menopause transition...
  9. ncbi request reprint From research to practice: the importance of community collaboration in the translation process
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 24:25-34. 2010
    ..Lessons learned included the importance of interdisciplinary collaboration and utilizing the resources available from each collaborative partner...
  10. ncbi request reprint Examining long-term effects of Cuídate-a sexual risk reduction program in Mexican youth
    Antonia M Villarruel
    School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103 0482, United States of America
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 27:345-51. 2010
    ..To examine the effectiveness of a safer sex program (Cuídate) on sexual behavior, use of condoms, and use of other contraceptives among Mexican youth 48 months after the intervention...
  11. ncbi request reprint Recruitment and retention of Latino adolescents to a research study: lessons learned from a randomized clinical trial
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 11:244-50. 2006
    ..To describe facilitators and barriers to participation and retention of Latino adolescents in a randomized clinical trial...
  12. ncbi request reprint Designing a culturally based intervention to reduce HIV sexual risk for Latino adolescents
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 16:23-31. 2005
    ..Specific examples are provided to illustrate how these processes were used and how the curriculum evolved...
  13. ncbi request reprint La uniendo de fronteras: collaboration to develop HIV prevention strategies for Mexican and Latino youth
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 14:193-206. 2003
    ..The significance of this effort to both countries and the processes and preliminary work that led to the development of a study funded by the National Institute of Nursing Research are discussed...
  14. doi request reprint Mexican adolescents' alcohol use, family intimacy, and parent-adolescent communication
    Kristy K Martyn
    Health Promotion and Risk Reduction Programs, University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5482, USA
    J Fam Nurs 15:152-70. 2009
    ..Alcohol use prevention with Mexican adolescents should focus on family intimacy and parent-adolescent communication...
  15. pmc Predictors of condom use among Mexican adolescents
    Carmen Alvarez
    University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 24:187-96. 2010
    ..Findings suggest that attitudes and control beliefs should be further explored with Mexican adolescents in order to support consistent condom use...
  16. pmc Engaging urban residents in assessing neighborhood environments and their implications for health
    Barbara A Israel
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Urban Health 83:523-39. 2006
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  17. ncbi request reprint Exploring contraceptive pill taking among Hispanic women in the United States
    Joseph W Brown
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Health Educ Behav 30:663-82. 2003
    ..g., primary use of Spanish, attitudes about sex roles). The extent to which programs address important cultural dimensions of health behaviors could enhance effectiveness...
  18. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle behavior interventions with Hispanic children and adults
    Antonia M Villarruel
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, USA
    Annu Rev Nurs Res 25:51-81. 2007
    ..The purpose of this chapter is to analyze and critique behavioral lifestyle interventions conducted with adolescent and adult Hispanics. Specific recommendations for continued research and policy are provided...
  19. ncbi request reprint Introduction: Eliminating health disparities among racial and ethnic minorities in the United States
    Antonia M Villarruel
    Center for Health Promotion, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Annu Rev Nurs Res 22:1-6. 2004
    ..Recommendations from chapters presented in this volume of the Annual Review of Nursing Research are highlighted...
  20. ncbi request reprint Recruiting minority nurses
    Antonia M Villarruel
    Center for Health Promotion, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Nurs 102:11. 2002
  21. ncbi request reprint The health of Latino children: urgent priorities, unanswered questions, and a research agenda
    Glenn Flores
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    JAMA 288:82-90. 2002
    ..This article suggests areas in which more research is needed and ways to improve research and care of Latino children...
  22. ncbi request reprint Predicting intentions and condom use among Latino college students
    Loretta Sweet Jemmott
    Center for Urban Health Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 13:59-69. 2002
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint [Intervention to reduce adolescents sexual risk behaviors: a randomized controlled trial]
    Esther C Gallegos
    Facultad de Enfermeria, Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Mexico
    Salud Publica Mex 50:59-66. 2008
    ..To test the efficacy of a behavioral intervention designed to decrease risk sexual behaviors for HIV/AIDS and unplanned pregnancies in Mexican adolescents...
  24. ncbi request reprint Determinants of physical activity and low-fat diet among low income African American and Hispanic middle school students
    Marilyn Frenn
    Marquette University College of Nursing, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201 1881, USA
    Public Health Nurs 22:89-97. 2005
    ..Living in a neighborhood with traditional Hispanic culture and foods appears to have ameliorated the harmful effects of lower income, although further study with larger samples followed over time is needed...
  25. pmc Research brief: sexual communication and knowledge among Mexican parents and their adolescent children
    Esther C Gallegos
    Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 18:28-34. 2007
    ..Results suggest health care providers need to assist parents in developing specific knowledge and skills to support their adolescents' sexual decision-making...
  26. pmc Cultural dynamics in HIV/AIDS prevention research among young people
    Martha L Hare
    National Institute of Nursing Research, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 18:1-4. 2007
    ..Issues discussed include behavioral theory, intergenerational communication, historical trauma, modernization, research methodology, and the ethics of community clinic trials...
  27. doi request reprint Pilot testing HIV and intimate partner violence prevention modules among Spanish-speaking Latinas
    Yolanda R Davila
    University of Texas Medical Branch School of Nursing, Galveston, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 19:219-24. 2008
    ..Study results represent a small but significant first step toward an integrative approach to the prevention of two major and interrelated public health issues among an at-risk and underserved population...

Research Grants12

  1. REDUCING HIV RISK AMONG LATINO YOUTH
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  2. A Computer-Based Parent/Adolescent HIV Communication Intervention for Latinos
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This is an important effort in reducing HIV sexual risk for Latino adolescents. ..
  3. Reducing HIV Risk among Mexican Youth
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....