T L Byrd
Affiliation: University of Texas at El Paso
- Cervical cancer screening beliefs among young Hispanic womenTheresa L Byrd
University of Texas at Houston, School of Public Health, El Paso Regional Campus, 100 North Stanton, Suite 110, El Paso, TX 79902, USA
Prev Med 38:192-7. 2004..S.-Mexico border...
- Acculturation and breast-feeding intention and practice in Hispanic women on the US-Mexico borderT L Byrd
University of Texas Houston School of Public Health at El Paso, 79902, USA
Ethn Dis 11:72-9. 2001..To explore the extent to which acculturation indicators predict both breast-feeding history and intentions among Mexican-American mothers having their first births, and among those having subsequent births...
- Attitudes and beliefs about environmental hazards in three diverse communities in Texas on the border with MexicoT L Byrd
University of Texas, School of Public Health, 1100 North Stanton, Suite 110, El Paso, TX 79902, USA
Rev Panam Salud Publica 9:154-60. 2001....
- Initiation of prenatal care by low-income Hispanic women in HoustonT L Byrd
School of Public Health, University of Texas Houston, El Paso 79902, USA
Public Health Rep 111:536-40. 1996..To understand why many Hispanic women begin prenatal care in the later stages of pregnancy...
- Preparedness of health care practitioners to screen women for domestic violence in a border communityHeather W Goff
University of Texas, Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
Health Care Women Int 24:135-48. 2003..Practitioners requested specific information to enhance educational preparedness and improve clinical practice for their abused patients...
- Children's exposure to pesticides used in homes and farmsJeremy Saller
University of Texas, Health Science Center, School of Public Health, El Paso, TX 79902, USA
J Environ Health 69:27-31, 56. 2007..8 percent (13 of 133) reported using methyl parathion. Biological/environmental testing would be useful to assess use of methyl parathion and to determine the types of pesticides used by local farmers...
- A randomized community intervention to improve hypertension control among Mexican Americans: using the promotoras de salud community outreach modelHECTOR G BALCAZAR
University of Texas, Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, El Paso Regional Campus, El Paso, TX 79902, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:1079-94. 2009..Perceived benefits, and two heart-healthy behaviors (salt and sodium, and cholesterol and fat) were shown to be statistically significantly different between the intervention and control groups...
- Cross-border procurement of contraception. estimates from a postpartum survey in El Paso, TexasJoseph E Potter
University of Texas at Austin, Population Research Center, 1800 Main Building, Austin, TX 78712, USA
Contraception 68:281-7. 2003..These findings support the proposition that reducing the medical requirements to acquire pills and injectables and making them available at low cost would augment their use in low-income populations...
- Pesticides used in homes and farms in El Paso, TexasJeremy Saller
South Med J 99:404-5. 2006
- Barriers and facilitators of cervical cancer screening among Hispanic womenTheresa L Byrd
Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Sciences Center Houston, School of Public Health at El Paso, Texas 79902, USA
Ethn Dis 17:129-34. 2007..Results of the focus group study were used in the subsequent development of a survey instrument and an intervention in a larger study...