Affiliation: San Diego State University
- Determinants of breast, cervical and colorectal cancer screening adherence in Mexican-American womenPatricia Gonzalez
Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, 9245 Sky Park Court, Suite 105, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
J Community Health 37:421-33. 2012..A key correlate of cancer screening adherence was adherence to other preventive services. Results underscore the need for continued efforts to ensure that Latinas of all SES levels obtain regular and timely cancer screenings...
- The role of physician involvement in Latinas' mammography screening adherencePatricia Gonzalez
Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, 9245 Sky Park Court, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
Womens Health Issues 21:165-70. 2011..Disparities in breast cancer (BC) screening continue to affect Latinas significantly, but the factors that explain these disparities remain unclear...
- Anxious-depression among Hispanic/Latinos from different backgrounds: results from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL)Alvaro Camacho
Departments of Psychiatry, Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 50:1669-77. 2015..Anxious-depression is a constellation of symptoms, frequently encountered among patients in primary care centers. There is a need to study how anxious-depression presents among Hispanic/Latinos of different backgrounds...
- Health-Related Quality of Life Among Cancer Survivors Attending Support GroupsElizabeth A Medeiros
Institute for Behavioral and Community Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, 9245 Sky Park Ct St 110, San Diego, CA, 92123, USA
J Cancer Educ 30:421-7. 2015..Future studies may find existing support group settings useful for targeting psychosocial issues for more advanced stage cancer survivors...
- Coping with breast cancer: Reflections from Chinese American, Korean American, and Mexican American womenPatricia Gonzalez
Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University
Health Psychol 35:19-28. 2016..The present study identified and compared the coping strategies of Chinese American, Korean American, and Mexican American breast cancer survivors (BCS)...
- Improvement in Depressive Symptoms Among Hispanic/Latinos Receiving a Culturally Tailored IMPACT and Problem-Solving Intervention in a Community Health CenterAlvaro Camacho
Department of Family, Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
Community Ment Health J 51:385-92. 2015..Results suggest that a culturally-tailored problem solving approach can significantly reduce depressive symptoms among Hispanic/Latino low-income patients...
- Breast Cancer Cause Beliefs: Chinese, Korean, and Mexican American Breast Cancer SurvivorsPatricia Gonzalez
San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, USA
West J Nurs Res 37:1081-99. 2015..Providing quality health care to ethnically diverse cancer survivors requires cultural sensitivity to patients' beliefs about the causes of their cancer and awareness of how beliefs influence patients' health behaviors post diagnosis. ..
- Spiritual well-being and depressive symptoms among cancer survivorsPatricia Gonzalez
Institute for Behavioral and Community Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, 9245 Sky Park Ct St 115, San Diego, CA, 92123, USA
Support Care Cancer 22:2393-400. 2014..This study examined the association between spiritual well-being and depressive symptoms...
- Socioeconomic status and stress in Mexican-American women: a multi-method perspectiveLinda C Gallo
Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, 9245 Sky Park Court Suite 105, San Diego, CA, 92123, USA
J Behav Med 36:379-88. 2013....
- Mental Health and Exposure to the United States: Key Correlates from the Hispanic Community Health Study of LatinosKrista M Perreira
Collaborative Studies Coordinating Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA Institute for Minority Health Research, University of Illinois, Chicago and Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
J Nerv Ment Dis 203:670-8. 2015..S became insignificant for Hispanics/Latinos overall. However, analyses by Hispanic/Latino background revealed different patterns of association with exposure to the U.S. that could not be fully explained...