Affiliation: University of California
- Psychological science on pregnancy: stress processes, biopsychosocial models, and emerging research issuesChristine Dunkel Schetter
Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
Annu Rev Psychol 62:531-58. 2011..Finally, a multilevel theoretical approach for the study of pregnancy anxiety and preterm birth is presented to stimulate future research...
- Shedding Light on the Mechanisms Underlying Health Disparities Through Community Participatory Methods: The Stress PathwayChristine Dunkel Schetter
Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles
Perspect Psychol Sci 8:613-33. 2013....
- Anxiety, depression and stress in pregnancy: implications for mothers, children, research, and practiceChristine Dunkel Schetter
Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
Curr Opin Psychiatry 25:141-8. 2012....
- Stress and reproduction: introduction to the special sectionC Dunkel-Schetter
Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 1563, USA
Health Psychol 19:507-9. 2000..The implications of this research extend from maternal and infant health to life-span development and adult health and mortality...
- Paternal support and preterm birth, and the moderation of effects of chronic stress: a study in Los Angeles county mothersJo Kay C Ghosh
Department of Epidemiology, University of California, Los Angeles, 650 Charles E Young Dr South, CHS 71 254, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
Arch Womens Ment Health 13:327-38. 2010..15 [95%CI 0.92, 5.03]), but women with greater support had no increased risk with moderate-to-high chronic stress (OR 1.13 [95%CI 0.94, 1.35]). Paternal support may moderate the effects of chronic stress on the risk of preterm delivery...
- Attitudes toward genetic carrier screening for cystic fibrosis among pregnant women: the role of health beliefs and avoidant coping styleC Y Fang
University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Psychology 90095 1563, USA
Womens Health 3:31-51. 1997..Given the advent of genetic screening options for many diseases, in this study we address some issue in women's attitudes toward prenatal screening that are relevant to a variety of genetic screening programs...
- Psychological adaptation and birth outcomes: the role of personal resources, stress, and sociocultural context in pregnancyC K Rini
Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles 90095, USA
Health Psychol 18:333-45. 1999..There was no evidence that resources buffered the effects of stress. The importance of personal resources in pregnancy is highlighted along with implications for understanding the etiology of adverse birth outcomes...
- Racial differences in birth outcomes: the role of general, pregnancy, and racism stressTyan Parker Dominguez
School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
Health Psychol 27:194-203. 2008..This study examined the role of psychosocial stress in racial differences in birth outcomes...
- Prenatal psychosocial factors and the neuroendocrine axis in human pregnancyP D Wadhwa
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, USA
Psychosom Med 58:432-46. 1996....
- When stress happens matters: effects of earthquake timing on stress responsivity in pregnancyL M Glynn
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine 92626, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 184:637-42. 2001..We hypothesized that as pregnancy advanced women would become increasingly resistant to the adverse effects of stress, and so early stress would have more profound effects than later stress...