Mindy Ma

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint The feasibility of modified directly observed therapy for HIV-seropositive African American substance users
    Mindy Ma
    Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:139-46. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Correlates of willingness to participate in microbicide research among African Americans
    Mindy Ma
    Nova Southeastern University, Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
    J Health Psychol 18:65-74. 2013
  3. pmc Gratitude is associated with greater levels of protective factors and lower levels of risks in African American adolescents
    Mindy Ma
    Nova Southeastern University, Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 3301 College Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
    J Adolesc 36:983-91. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The effects of priming on a public health campaign targeting cardiovascular risks
    Mindy Ma
    Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, Nova Southeastern University, 3301 College Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
    Prev Sci 12:333-8. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Cultural Assets and Substance Use Among Hispanic Adolescents
    Mindy Ma
    Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
    Health Educ Behav . 2016
  6. doi request reprint The relationship of character strengths to sexual behaviors and related risks among African American adolescents
    Mindy Ma
    Nova Southeastern University, Farquhar Collegeof Arts and Sciences, Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314, USA
    Int J Behav Med 15:319-27. 2008
  7. doi request reprint HIV Testing Characteristics Among Hispanic Adolescents
    Mindy Ma
    College of Psychology, Nova Southeastern University, 3301 College Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33314, USA
    J Community Health 41:11-4. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Hypertension in relation to posttraumatic stress disorder and depression in the US National Comorbidity Survey
    Jeffrey L Kibler
    Center for Psychological Studies, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Behav Med 34:125-32. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Cultural influences on HIV testing among Latino youth
    Mindy Ma
    a College of Psychology, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, USA
    Cult Health Sex 18:470-80. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Latino cultural values as protective factors against sexual risks among adolescents
    Mindy Ma
    Nova Southeastern University, Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 3301 College Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA Electronic address
    J Adolesc 37:1215-25. 2014

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint The feasibility of modified directly observed therapy for HIV-seropositive African American substance users
    Mindy Ma
    Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:139-46. 2008
    ..These results suggest MDOT is feasible among African American substance users in the South and a larger controlled study of MDOT with this population is warranted...
  2. doi request reprint Correlates of willingness to participate in microbicide research among African Americans
    Mindy Ma
    Nova Southeastern University, Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
    J Health Psychol 18:65-74. 2013
    ..Accurate knowledge of the Tuskegee Syphilis Study was associated with greater WTP. These predictors may be employed in microbicide trials to enhance African American participation...
  3. pmc Gratitude is associated with greater levels of protective factors and lower levels of risks in African American adolescents
    Mindy Ma
    Nova Southeastern University, Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 3301 College Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
    J Adolesc 36:983-91. 2013
    ..The findings suggest that moral affect gratitude may enhance protective factors while life-orientation gratitude may buffer against high-risk behaviors among African American youth...
  4. doi request reprint The effects of priming on a public health campaign targeting cardiovascular risks
    Mindy Ma
    Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, Nova Southeastern University, 3301 College Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
    Prev Sci 12:333-8. 2011
    ..Results suggest the presence of a priming effect. Public health campaigns may benefit from the inclusion of a low-cost prime prior to intervention...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cultural Assets and Substance Use Among Hispanic Adolescents
    Mindy Ma
    Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
    Health Educ Behav . 2016
    ..If replicated, our results suggest substance prevention programs targeting Hispanic adolescents may benefit from the inclusion of cultural assets in the intervention paradigm...
  6. doi request reprint The relationship of character strengths to sexual behaviors and related risks among African American adolescents
    Mindy Ma
    Nova Southeastern University, Farquhar Collegeof Arts and Sciences, Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314, USA
    Int J Behav Med 15:319-27. 2008
    ..Relatively few studies have examined positive character traits that are associated with lower HIV/STD risks...
  7. doi request reprint HIV Testing Characteristics Among Hispanic Adolescents
    Mindy Ma
    College of Psychology, Nova Southeastern University, 3301 College Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33314, USA
    J Community Health 41:11-4. 2016
    ..Given that HIV testing is positively perceived by Hispanic adolescents, prevention efforts should focus on minimizing barriers and enhancing accessibility to HIV screening...
  8. doi request reprint Hypertension in relation to posttraumatic stress disorder and depression in the US National Comorbidity Survey
    Jeffrey L Kibler
    Center for Psychological Studies, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Behav Med 34:125-32. 2009
    ..PTSD appears to be related to hypertension independent of depression. This may partially explain elevated rates of CVD in PTSD patients...
  9. doi request reprint Cultural influences on HIV testing among Latino youth
    Mindy Ma
    a College of Psychology, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, USA
    Cult Health Sex 18:470-80. 2016
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  10. doi request reprint Latino cultural values as protective factors against sexual risks among adolescents
    Mindy Ma
    Nova Southeastern University, Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 3301 College Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA Electronic address
    J Adolesc 37:1215-25. 2014
    ..American cultural orientation was associated with less condom use. Our findings indicate Latino cultural values may serve as protective factors against sexual risk behaviors among Latino youth. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Routine testing for HIV in the United States: the intersection between recommendations and practice
    Emma Simmons
    Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:79-83. 2006
    ..In order not to stigmatize any specific risk group, nor to miss any patients who are unable to be identified as being "at high risk," routine testing in the primary care setting should be encouraged...