Affiliation: University of Texas
- Oral health experiences of pregnant and parenting adolescent women: a qualitative descriptive studyChristina Murphey
The University of Texas at Austin, School of Nursing, 1710 Red River, Austin, TX 78701 1499, United States
Int J Nurs Stud 50:768-75. 2013..However, little is known about the socio-behavioral and environmental experiences that may affect the adolescent woman's oral health and quality of life...
- Three intervention models for exploring oral health in pregnant minority adolescentsChristina Murphey
School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
J Spec Pediatr Nurs 14:132-41. 2009..The purpose of this article is to identify the scope of oral health problems and describe three models to guide pediatric nursing research and interventions related to oral health in pregnant minority adolescents...
- Dental health, acidogenic meal, and snack patterns among low-income women during early pregnancy: a pilot studyChristina Murphey
The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing, Austin, TX 78701, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 55:587-92. 2010....
- Interleukin-10 predicts preterm birth in acculturated HispanicsJoel C Wommack
School of Nursing, The University of Texas, Austin, USA
Biol Res Nurs 15:78-85. 2013..Inflammatory pathways are also associated with preterm birth. As such, the current study sought to investigate the potential relationships among preterm birth, acculturation of Hispanic women, and inflammatory markers...
- Childhood maltreatment among community dwelling adult LatinasKatherine Bowman
School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX78701 1499, USA
Issues Ment Health Nurs 30:443-50. 2009..Women sexually abused during childhood were more likely than women without this history to be employed and high school graduates. These Latinas may have developed more adaptive coping mechanisms than other Latinas...
- Nutrition and mental health in early pregnancy: a pilot studyEileen R Fowles
University of Texas at Austin, School of Nursing, Austin, TX 78701 1499, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 54:73-7. 2009..Identifying factors that are related to poor dietary intake, such as low-income and the presence of depression, in early pregnancy may promote timely recognition of women in need of comprehensive monitoring throughout the pregnancy...
- Exploring relationships among psychosocial status, dietary quality, and measures of placental development during the first trimester in low-income womenEileen R Fowles
School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, 1700 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78701, USA
Biol Res Nurs 13:70-9. 2011..To examine the relationships between maternal psychosocial factors and dietary quality and explore the relationships among dietary quality and selected biomarkers of nutrition and placental development...
- Acculturation, depressive symptoms, estriol, progesterone, and preterm birth in Hispanic womenR Jeanne Ruiz
The School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78701 1499, USA
Arch Womens Ment Health 15:57-67. 2012..Undiagnosed depressive symptoms during pregnancy may have biological consequences increasing the risk for PTB...
- Health educators' perceptions of a sexual health intervention for homeless adolescentsLynn Rew
School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78710, United States
Patient Educ Couns 72:71-7. 2008..The purpose of this qualitative descriptive study was to explore the perceptions and experiences of health educators in providing a brief, street-based intervention to homeless adolescents...