ELIZABETH A REIFSNIDER
Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
- Shaking and rattling: developing a child obesity prevention program using a faith-based community approachElizabeth Reifsnider
School of Nursing, University ofTexas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
Fam Community Health 33:144-51. 2010....
- Ecological differences in weight, length, and weight for length of Mexican American children in the WIC programElizabeth Reifsnider
School of Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
J Spec Pediatr Nurs 13:154-67. 2008..Examine factors common in the environments of children who obtain services from a WIC program to determine if differences in ecological/environmental factors can be found in the children who differ in weight, length, and weight for length...
- Perceptions of children's body sizes among mothers living on the Texas-Mexico border (La Frontera)Elizabeth Reifsnider
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 1029, USA
Public Health Nurs 23:488-95. 2006..Photographs of children from the Berkeley Longitudinal Growth Study (on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC] Web site) were used to stimulate discussion with mothers about child sizes...
- Factors related to overweight and risk for overweight status among low-income Hispanic childrenElizabeth Reifsnider
School of Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 21:186-96. 2006..Different approaches to dietary counseling and health promotion may be indicated based on a child's weight/height percentile or BMI...
- Collaboration with city agencies: a winning approach to community assessmentElizabeth Reifsnider
School of Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 1029, USA
J Nurs Educ 44:323-5. 2005..The resulting assessment was more comprehensive than it would have been without the students' input. This use of collaboration provides a model other faculty may adopt for community assessment...
- Using ecological models in research on health disparitiesElizabeth Reifsnider
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 77555, USA
J Prof Nurs 21:216-22. 2005..The influence of families, neighborhoods, and communities can be considered without losing sight of individuals...
- Home-based injury prevention practices used by mothers of Mexican descent living in San Antonio, TXMartina R Gallagher
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
Public Health Nurs 26:114-23. 2009..To describe the home-based injury prevention practices used by low-income mothers of Mexican descent with their preschool children...
- Effects of support on the initiation and duration of breastfeedingSara L Gill
University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Nursing, San Antonio 78229, USA
West J Nurs Res 29:708-23. 2007..31) the odds of starting breastfeeding, twice (1.84-3.15) the odds of continuing to breastfeed for 6 months, and only half (.50-.54) the tendency to quit at any one time than did the control group...
- Predicting breast-feeding attrition: adapting the breast-feeding attrition prediction toolSara L Gill
School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 21:216-24. 2007..However, assessing a woman's intention to breast-feed prior to birth would identify women at risk for breast-feeding attrition...
- The Neonatal Bowel Output Study: indicators of adequate breast milk intake in neonatesLinda C Shrago
Mercy Health Center, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
Pediatr Nurs 32:195-201. 2006....
- Child health promotion and protection among Mexican mothersMartina Raquel Gallagher
University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
West J Nurs Res 30:588-605. 2008..Understanding these mothers' approaches allows the creation of culturally sensitive health programs that can build on existing maternal strengths...
- Learning public health nursing in urban, rural, and border counties of TexasElizabeth Reifsnider
Department of Chronic Nursing Care, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78205, USA
Fam Community Health 27:282-90. 2004....
- Improving adolescent sexual risk assessment with event history calendars: a feasibility studyKristy K Martyn
University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 20:19-26. 2006..The purpose of this feasibility study is to evaluate the clinical utility and feasibility of using an Event History Calendar (EHC) for sexual risk assessment...