Becky Marquez

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Latino Civic Group Participation, Social Networks, and Physical Activity
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 40:437-45. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Content and perception of weight-related maternal messages communicated to adult daughters
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0813, La Jolla, CA, 92093, USA
    Eat Weight Disord 20:345-53. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Acculturation and weight loss strategies among Latinas
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0813, La Jolla, CA, 92093, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 17:610-3. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Feasibility of enlisting social network members to promote weight loss among Latinas
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 113:680-7. 2013
  5. pmc Pasos Hacia La Salud: a randomized controlled trial of an internet-delivered physical activity intervention for Latinas
    Bess H Marcus
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA, 92093 0628, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 13:62. 2016
  6. pmc Physical activity maintenance among Spanish-speaking Latinas in a randomized controlled trial of an Internet-based intervention
    Sheri J Hartman
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, 3855 Health Sciences Dr, La Jolla, CA, 92093 0901, USA
    J Behav Med . 2016
  7. doi request reprint Using interactive Internet technology to promote physical activity in Latinas: Rationale, design, and baseline findings of Pasos Hacia La Salud
    Bess H Marcus
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, CA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials . 2015
  8. pmc The Seamos Saludables study: A randomized controlled physical activity trial of Latinas
    Bess H Marcus
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 45:598-605. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Twelve-month physical activity outcomes in Latinas in the Seamos Saludables trial
    Bess H Marcus
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 48:179-82. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Social network characteristics associated with health promoting behaviors among Latinos
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego
    Health Psychol 33:544-53. 2014

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Latino Civic Group Participation, Social Networks, and Physical Activity
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 40:437-45. 2016
    ..We examined whether social networks and resource awareness for physical activity may mediate the relationship between civic group participation and physical activity...
  2. doi request reprint Content and perception of weight-related maternal messages communicated to adult daughters
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0813, La Jolla, CA, 92093, USA
    Eat Weight Disord 20:345-53. 2015
    ..This study examined communication between mothers and overweight daughters on weight or weight-related behaviors through the perspective of adult daughters...
  3. doi request reprint Acculturation and weight loss strategies among Latinas
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0813, La Jolla, CA, 92093, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 17:610-3. 2015
    ..Behavioral weight loss interventions for Latinas should consider acculturation to more effectively target subgroups, address cultural practices, and teach lifestyle-appropriate strategies...
  4. doi request reprint Feasibility of enlisting social network members to promote weight loss among Latinas
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 113:680-7. 2013
    ..01). There were no significant differences between groups. Results from this study suggest a behavioral weight loss intervention for Latinas is feasible, but there is less support for the efficacy of weight loss partners...
  5. pmc Pasos Hacia La Salud: a randomized controlled trial of an internet-delivered physical activity intervention for Latinas
    Bess H Marcus
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA, 92093 0628, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 13:62. 2016
    ..The current study tested the efficacy of a 6-month culturally adapted, individually tailored, Spanish-language Internet-based physical activity intervention...
  6. pmc Physical activity maintenance among Spanish-speaking Latinas in a randomized controlled trial of an Internet-based intervention
    Sheri J Hartman
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, 3855 Health Sciences Dr, La Jolla, CA, 92093 0901, USA
    J Behav Med . 2016
    ..Findings from the current study support the efficacy of an Internet-delivered individually tailored intervention for maintenance of MVPA gains over time...
  7. doi request reprint Using interactive Internet technology to promote physical activity in Latinas: Rationale, design, and baseline findings of Pasos Hacia La Salud
    Bess H Marcus
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, CA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials . 2015
    ..High reach, low cost, culturally relevant Internet-based interventions that encourage physical activity among Latinas could help reduce health disparities and thus have a substantial positive impact on public health...
  8. pmc The Seamos Saludables study: A randomized controlled physical activity trial of Latinas
    Bess H Marcus
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 45:598-605. 2013
    ..S. are less physically active than non-Latino white women and also report higher levels of diabetes, obesity, and other conditions related to inactivity. Interventions are needed to address disparities in this high-risk group...
  9. doi request reprint Twelve-month physical activity outcomes in Latinas in the Seamos Saludables trial
    Bess H Marcus
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 48:179-82. 2015
    ..Physical activity interventions designed for Latinas have shown short-term behavior change, but longer-term change and maintenance is rarely measured...
  10. doi request reprint Social network characteristics associated with health promoting behaviors among Latinos
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego
    Health Psychol 33:544-53. 2014
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  11. pmc The relationship of social support with treatment adherence and weight loss in Latinos with type 2 diabetes
    Becky Marquez
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 24:568-75. 2016
    ..Little is known about the effects of social support on weight loss in Latinos. This study determined whether sex moderated and treatment adherence mediated the association between social support and weight loss...
  12. doi request reprint Adapting Technological Interventions to Meet the Needs of Priority Populations
    Sarah E Linke
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA Electronic address
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 58:630-8. 2016
    ..Researchers currently possess tremendous opportunities to engage in technology-based implementation and dissemination science to help spread evidence-based programs focusing on CVD risk factors in these and other priority populations. ..
  13. pmc Physical activity in Latinas: social and environmental influences
    Britta A Larsen
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093 0628, USA
    Womens Health (Lond) 9:201-10. 2013
    ..Successful future interventions will need to consider unique social and environmental barriers affecting Latinas, and help Latinas learn to incorporate social networks into physical activity participation...