Elizabeth F Racine

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The influence of home-delivered dietary approaches to stop hypertension meals on body mass index, energy intake, and percent of energy needs consumed among older adults with hypertension and/or hyperlipidemia
    Elizabeth F Racine
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1755-62. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Understanding characteristics of families who buy local produce
    Elizabeth F Racine
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Health and Human Services, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:30-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The well-being of children in food-insecure households: results from The Eastern Caribbean Child Vulnerability Study 2005
    Elizabeth F Racine
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Department of Public Health Sciences, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    Public Health Nutr 12:1443-50. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of medical nutrition therapy on changes in dietary knowledge and DASH diet adherence in older adults with cardiovascular disease
    E Racine
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Health and Human Services, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    J Nutr Health Aging 15:868-76. 2011
  5. doi request reprint The relationship between media use and psychological and physical assets among third- to fifth-grade girls
    Elizabeth F Racine
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA
    J Sch Health 81:749-55. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Farmers' market use among African-American women participating in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children
    Elizabeth F Racine
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:441-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint How motivation influences breastfeeding duration among low-income women
    Elizabeth F Racine
    J Hum Lact 25:173-81. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Individual net-benefit maximization: a model for understanding breastfeeding cessation among low-income women
    Elizabeth F Racine
    Public Health Sciences, UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    Matern Child Health J 13:241-9. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Association between family composition and the well-being of vulnerable children in Nairobi, Kenya
    Elizabeth Radcliff
    Department of Public Health Sciences, UNC Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:1232-40. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Use of complementary and alternative medicine for physical performance, energy, immune function, and general health among older women and men in the United States
    Elizabeth M Tait
    College of Health and Human Services, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC 28723, USA
    J Women Aging 24:23-43. 2012

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint The influence of home-delivered dietary approaches to stop hypertension meals on body mass index, energy intake, and percent of energy needs consumed among older adults with hypertension and/or hyperlipidemia
    Elizabeth F Racine
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1755-62. 2012
    ..It is unclear whether participation in home-delivered meal programs similar to the Older Americans Act home-delivered meals program influence weight status among older adults with hypertension and/or hyperlipidemia...
  2. doi request reprint Understanding characteristics of families who buy local produce
    Elizabeth F Racine
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Health and Human Services, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:30-8. 2013
    ..To examine individual characteristics associated with local produce purchasing among North Carolina families with children...
  3. doi request reprint The well-being of children in food-insecure households: results from The Eastern Caribbean Child Vulnerability Study 2005
    Elizabeth F Racine
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Department of Public Health Sciences, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    Public Health Nutr 12:1443-50. 2009
    ..To examine the relationship between food insecurity and child well-being indicators...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of medical nutrition therapy on changes in dietary knowledge and DASH diet adherence in older adults with cardiovascular disease
    E Racine
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Health and Human Services, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    J Nutr Health Aging 15:868-76. 2011
    ..To examine the effect of MNT on dietary knowledge of older adults at baseline, 6 months and 12 months and to assess the effect of dietary knowledge on change in DASH diet adherence from baseline to 12 months...
  5. doi request reprint The relationship between media use and psychological and physical assets among third- to fifth-grade girls
    Elizabeth F Racine
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA
    J Sch Health 81:749-55. 2011
    ..This study examined the relationship between media use during discretionary hours after school and psychological and physical assets among preadolescent girls...
  6. doi request reprint Farmers' market use among African-American women participating in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children
    Elizabeth F Racine
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:441-6. 2010
    ..Future research to explore barriers and incentives for farmers' market use among WIC participants in urban and rural settings is warranted...
  7. doi request reprint How motivation influences breastfeeding duration among low-income women
    Elizabeth F Racine
    J Hum Lact 25:173-81. 2009
    ..Intrinsically motivated women may need support and instruction, extrinsically motivated women may benefit from motivational interviewing, and successfully experienced women may need only minimal breastfeeding counseling...
  8. doi request reprint Individual net-benefit maximization: a model for understanding breastfeeding cessation among low-income women
    Elizabeth F Racine
    Public Health Sciences, UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    Matern Child Health J 13:241-9. 2009
    ..We use economic theory of individual net benefit maximization to motivate a comprehensive look at 32 social, economic, and psychological disincentives that potentially influence breastfeeding cessation...
  9. doi request reprint Association between family composition and the well-being of vulnerable children in Nairobi, Kenya
    Elizabeth Radcliff
    Department of Public Health Sciences, UNC Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:1232-40. 2012
    ..These findings can be useful for informing future program and policy development designed to meet needs of vulnerable children...
  10. doi request reprint Use of complementary and alternative medicine for physical performance, energy, immune function, and general health among older women and men in the United States
    Elizabeth M Tait
    College of Health and Human Services, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC 28723, USA
    J Women Aging 24:23-43. 2012
    ..6, 15.9, and 10.1 million respectively. In adjusted results, women were much more likely than men to use CAM for all four reasons, especially energy. Older adults, particularly women, could benefit from research on CAM benefits and risks...
  11. doi request reprint Perceived Infant Feeding Preferences of Significant Family Members and Mothers' Intentions to Exclusively Breastfeed
    Rebecca E Mueffelmann
    The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC, USA
    J Hum Lact 31:479-89. 2015
    ..Breastfeeding intention is a significant predictor of initiation and duration. The decision to breastfeed may be influenced by the opinions of family and friends...
  12. doi request reprint The effect of home-delivered Dietary Approach to Stop Hypertension (DASH) meals on the diets of older adults with cardiovascular disease
    Jennifer L Troyer
    Department of Economics, Belk College of Business, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1204-12. 2010
    ..However, there is little information regarding whether therapeutic meals designed around Dietary Approach to Stop Hypertension (DASH) principles have a beneficial effect on the diets of these older adults...
  13. pmc Farming activities and carrying and lifting: the Agricultural Health Study
    Elizabeth F Racine
    Dept of Public Health Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, NC, USA
    J Phys Act Health 9:39-47. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine HCL as a proxy for occupational physical activity (PA) among farm residents. The secondary objective was to evaluate PA based on HCL...
  14. doi request reprint Associations of government health expenditures, the supply of health care professionals, and country literacy with prenatal care use in ten West African countries
    Yhenneko J Taylor
    a Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    Health Care Women Int . 2016
    ..Each percentage increase in the literacy rate was associated with 4% higher odds of having adequate prenatal care (p = 0.029). Higher literacy rates among women may help to promote adequate prenatal care...
  15. ncbi request reprint Associations of Household Wealth and Individual Literacy with Prenatal Care in Ten West African Countries
    Yhenneko J Taylor
    Dickson Advanced Analytics, Carolinas HealthCare System, 720 E Morehead St, Suite 202, Charlotte, NC, 28202, USA
    Matern Child Health J 20:2402-2410. 2016
    ..Increasing education for girls, promoting culturally appropriate messages about prenatal care, and building trust in providers may increase prenatal care...
  16. doi request reprint Is breakfast skipping associated with physical activity among U.S. adolescents? A cross-sectional study of adolescents aged 12-19 years, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)
    Jordan E Lyerly
    1 Department of Public Health Sciences, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, College of Health and Human Services, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    Public Health Nutr 17:896-905. 2014
    ..To examine the association between breakfast skipping and physical activity among US adolescents aged 12-19 years...
  17. pmc Associations between perceived value of exclusive breastfeeding among pregnant women in the United States and exclusive breastfeeding to three and six months postpartum: a prospective study
    Uche H Nnebe-Agumadu
    Affiliated with the Department of Public Health Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223 USA
    Int Breastfeed J 11:8. 2016
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  18. pmc Association of type of birth attendant and place of delivery on infant mortality in sub-Saharan Africa
    Whitney A Stanley
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 9201 University City Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28223 phone 704 687 8719 fax 704 687 1644
    Afr Health Sci 16:1-9. 2016
    ..To examine the association between type of birth attendant and place of delivery, and infant mortality (IM)...
  19. doi request reprint Prenatal exposure to secondhand smoke may increase the risk of postpartum depressive symptoms
    Shama Khan
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    J Public Health (Oxf) 37:406-11. 2015
    ..This study aimed to explore the relationship between prenatal exposure to SHS during pregnancy and PPDS...
  20. doi request reprint Does longer duration of breastfeeding prevent childhood asthma in low-income families?
    Ahmed A Arif
    a University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Department of Public Health Sciences, Charlotte, NC, USA
    J Asthma . 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the relationship of breastfeeding duration with childhood asthma among low-income families in Karachi, Pakistan...
  21. doi request reprint Psychometric Validation of a Brief Self-report Measure of Diet Quality: The DASH-Q
    Jan Warren-Findlow
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC Electronic address
    J Nutr Educ Behav . 2016
    ..This study describes the development, internal consistency, and validation (predictive and convergent) of a population-based, self-report measure (the DASH Quality [DASH-Q]) to assess adherence to the DASH diet among adults...
  22. doi request reprint Evaluation of the Latino food and Fun curriculum for low-income Latina mothers and their children: a pilot study
    Elizabeth F Racine
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA
    Hisp Health Care Int 11:31-7. 2013
    ..05) and in physical activity (p =.02). This program may be effective in promoting healthy nutrition and physical activity among low-income Latinas and their children. ..
  23. ncbi request reprint Examining the relationship between Latinas' perceptions about what constitutes domestic violence and domestic violence victimization
    Shanti J Kulkarni
    Department of Social Work, UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    Violence Vict 27:182-93. 2012
    ..Findings can be integrated into the development and implementation of culturally competent interventions targeting Latinas...