Ximena Urrutia-Rojas

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of risk for type 2 diabetes in school children
    Ximena Urrutia-Rojas
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth 76107, USA
    J Sch Health 76:189-94. 2006
  2. pmc High blood pressure in school children: prevalence and risk factors
    Ximena Urrutia-Rojas
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, Texas, USA
    BMC Pediatr 6:32. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of health behaviors among single- and multiple-member households
    Sejong Bae
    Department of Biostatistics, University of North Texas, Fort Worth, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:514-25. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Health status and access to health care of documented and undocumented immigrant Latino women
    Khiya J Marshall
    University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, School of Public Health, 76107, USA
    Health Care Women Int 26:916-36. 2005
  5. pmc Abnormal glucose metabolism in Hispanic parents of children with acanthosis nigricans
    Ximena Urrutia-Rojas
    Department of Management, Policy, and Community Health, School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    ISRN Endocrinol 2011:481371. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Acculturation in the United States is associated with lower serum carotenoid levels: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Jim P Stimpson
    Department of Social and Behavioural Sciences, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, TX 76107 2699, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1218-23. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in Mexican-American children at risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)
    Ximena Urrutia-Rojas
    University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas 76107, USA
    J Adolesc Health 34:290-9. 2004
  8. pmc Hispanic physicians' tobacco intervention practices: a cross-sectional survey study
    Francisco G Soto Mas
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, Texas, USA
    BMC Public Health 5:120. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Race and ethnic disparities in cervical cancer screening in a safety-net system
    Gertrude A Owusu
    Department of Sociology, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, 76203, USA
    Matern Child Health J 9:285-95. 2005

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of risk for type 2 diabetes in school children
    Ximena Urrutia-Rojas
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth 76107, USA
    J Sch Health 76:189-94. 2006
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  2. pmc High blood pressure in school children: prevalence and risk factors
    Ximena Urrutia-Rojas
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, Texas, USA
    BMC Pediatr 6:32. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of high blood pressure (HBP) and associated risk factors in school children 8 to 13 years of age...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of health behaviors among single- and multiple-member households
    Sejong Bae
    Department of Biostatistics, University of North Texas, Fort Worth, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:514-25. 2007
    ..To assess the differences in health behavior between multiple-member and single-member households by gender...
  4. ncbi request reprint Health status and access to health care of documented and undocumented immigrant Latino women
    Khiya J Marshall
    University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, School of Public Health, 76107, USA
    Health Care Women Int 26:916-36. 2005
    ....
  5. pmc Abnormal glucose metabolism in Hispanic parents of children with acanthosis nigricans
    Ximena Urrutia-Rojas
    Department of Management, Policy, and Community Health, School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    ISRN Endocrinol 2011:481371. 2011
    ..Conclusions. Hispanic mothers of AN+ children are at higher risk of carbohydrate metabolism abnormalities. AN in children can be a marker for prevention and delay programs aimed at identifying adults at risk for diabetes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Acculturation in the United States is associated with lower serum carotenoid levels: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Jim P Stimpson
    Department of Social and Behavioural Sciences, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, TX 76107 2699, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1218-23. 2007
    ..Years residence in the United States was positively associated with higher lycopene levels (26.69 vs 32.03). Acculturation in the United States was associated with lower fruit and vegetable intake, as measured by serum carotenoid levels...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in Mexican-American children at risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)
    Ximena Urrutia-Rojas
    University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas 76107, USA
    J Adolesc Health 34:290-9. 2004
    ..To assess risk factors for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) with the hypothesis that risk for T2DM in children would be associated with an increase in risk factors for CVD...
  8. pmc Hispanic physicians' tobacco intervention practices: a cross-sectional survey study
    Francisco G Soto Mas
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, Texas, USA
    BMC Public Health 5:120. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the tobacco intervention practices and training needs of Hispanic physicians...
  9. ncbi request reprint Race and ethnic disparities in cervical cancer screening in a safety-net system
    Gertrude A Owusu
    Department of Sociology, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, 76203, USA
    Matern Child Health J 9:285-95. 2005
    ..The Behavioral Model for Vulnerable Populations was used as the theoretical framework...