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2018

Advancing Public Health Policy in Louisiana Through Evidence-Based Strategies: Successes and Opportunities

Poole, M. K., Mundorf, A. R., Englar, N. K. & Rose, D. Apr 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Health promotion practice.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public Policy
Health Policy
Legislation
Public Health
Exercise

An Examination of the Perceived Importance and Skills Related to Policies and Policy Making among State Public Health Injury Prevention Staff

Liller, K. D., Chapple-Mcgruder, T., Castrucci, B., Wingate, M. S., Hilson, R., Mendez, D., Cilenti, D. & Raskind, I. Jan 1 2018 In : Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 24, 1, p. 75-80 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Policy Making
Public Health
Wounds and Injuries
Health
Health Manpower

A Randomized Pilot Trial of a Novel Behavioral Intervention for Chronic Pain Tailored to Individuals with HIV

Merlin, J. S., Westfall, A. O., Long, D., Davies, S., Saag, M., Demonte, W., Young, S., Kerns, R. D., Bair, M. J., Kertesz, S., Turan, J. M., Kilgore, M., Clay, O. J., Starrels, J., Pekmezi, D. & Johnson, M. O. Jan 16 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : AIDS and Behavior. p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Care
Chronic Pain
HIV
Pain
Social Theory

Considering high alcohol and violence neighborhood context using daily diaries and GPS: A pilot study among people living with HIV

Theall, K. P., Felker-Kantor, E., Wallace, M., Zhang, X., Morrison, C. N. & Wiebe, D. J. Jun 1 2018 In : Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 187, p. 236-241 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geographic Information Systems
Violence
Alcohols
HIV
Censuses

Driven to Support: Individual- and County-Level Factors Associated With Public Support for Active Transportation Policies

Cradock, A. L., Barrett, J. L., Chriqui, J. F., Evenson, K. R., Goins, K. V., Gustat, J., Heinrich, K. M., Perry, C. K., Scanze, M., Schmid, T. L., Tabak, R. G., Umstattd Meyer, M. R. & Valko, C. Mar 1 2018 In : American Journal of Health Promotion. 32, 3, p. 657-666 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

transportation policy
public support
confidence
Odds Ratio
pedestrian

Effect of chest tube size on pleurodesis efficacy in malignant pleural effusion: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Thethi, I., Ramirez, S., Shen, W., Zhang, D., Mohamad, M., Kaphle, U. & Kheir, F. Jan 1 2018 In : Journal of Thoracic Disease. 10, 1, p. 355-362 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pleurodesis
Malignant Pleural Effusion
Chest Tubes
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials

Effect of mindfulness and yoga on quality of life for elementary school students and teachers: Results of a randomized controlled school-based study

Bazzano, A. N., Anderson, C. E., Hylton, C. & Gustat, J. Apr 10 2018 In : Psychology Research and Behavior Management. 11, p. 81-89 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yoga
Mindfulness
Quality of Life
Students
Anxiety

Feasibility of Linking Long-Term Cardiovascular Cohort Data to Offspring Birth Records: The Bogalusa Heart Study

Harville, E. W., Jacobs, M., Shu, T., Breckner, D. & Wallace, M. Feb 12 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Maternal and Child Health Journal. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Birth Certificates
Parturition
Names
Mississippi
Health

For data’s sake: dilemmas in the measurement of gender minorities

Glick, J. L., Theall, K., Andrinopoulos, K. & Kendall, C. Mar 9 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Culture, Health and Sexuality. p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transgender Persons
minority
gender
Research
Sexual Behavior

Foundations of crime analysis: Data, analyses, and mapping

Walker, J. T. & Drawve, G. R. Jan 1 2018 Taylor and Francis. 263 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

data analysis
offense
criminology
website
crime prevention

Intervention Mapping to develop a Social Cognitive Theory-based intervention for chronic pain tailored to individuals with HIV

Merlin, J. S., Young, S. R., Johnson, M. O., Saag, M., Demonte, W., Kerns, R., Bair, M. J., Kertesz, S., Turan, J. M., Kilgore, M., Clay, O. J., Pekmezi, D. & Davies, S. Jun 1 2018 In : Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications. 10, p. 9-16 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Pain
HIV
Behavioral Sciences
Pain
Health Services Needs and Demand

Linkage and antiretroviral therapy within 72 hours at a federally qualified health center in New Orleans

Halperin, J., Butler, I., Conner, K., Myers, L., Holm, P., Bartram, L. & Van Sickels, N. Feb 1 2018 In : AIDS Patient Care and STDs. 32, 2, p. 39-41 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Health
Therapeutics
1 Citations

Professional Practice Committee: Standards of medical care in Diabetesd2018

Kalyani, R. R., Cannon, C. P., Cherrington, A. L., Coustan, D. R., De Boer, I. H., Feldman, H., Fradkin, J., Maahs, D., Maryniuk, M., Munshi, M. N., Neumiller, J. J., Umpierrez, G. E., Das, S., Kosiborod, M., Berg, E. G., Darsow, T., Petersen, M. P., Uelmen, S. & Cefalu, W. T. Jan 1 2018 In : Diabetes Care. 41, p. S3

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Professional Practice
Standard of Care

Racial residential segregation and racial disparities in stillbirth in the United States

Williams, A. D., Wallace, M., Nobles, C. & Mendola, P. May 1 2018 In : Health and Place. 51, p. 208-216 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

racial disparity
Stillbirth
segregation
racism
logistics

The role of discrimination in care postponement among trans-feminine individuals in the U.S. national transgender discrimination survey

Glick, J. L., Theall, K. P., Andrinopoulos, K. M. & Kendall, C. Apr 1 2018 In : LGBT Health. 5, 3, p. 171-179 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transgender Persons
Preventive Medicine
Health
Fear
Primary Health Care
1 Citations
Women's Health
Veterans
Violence
Intimate Partner Violence
United States Department of Veterans Affairs
2017
2 Citations

A comparison of 4 analgesic regimens for acute postoperative pain control in breast augmentation patients

Tan, P., Martin, M. S., Shank, N., Myers, L., Wolfe, E., Lindsey, J. & Metzinger, S. 2017 In : Annals of Plastic Surgery. 78, 6, p. S299-S304

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bupivacaine
Acute Pain
Postoperative Pain
Analgesics
Ketorolac

Adverse events in veterans affairs inpatient psychiatric units: Staff perspectives on contributing and protective factors

True, G., Frasso, R., Cullen, S. W., Hermann, R. C. & Marcus, S. C. Sep 1 2017 In : General Hospital Psychiatry. 48, p. 65-71 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans
Patient Safety
Psychiatry
Inpatients
Veterans Health
2 Citations

Aging is associated with impaired angiogenesis, but normal microvascular network structure, in the rat mesentery

Sweat, R. S., Sloas, D. C., Stewart, S. A., Czarny-Ratajczak, M., Baddoo, M., Eastwood, J. R., Suarez-Martinez, A. D., Azimi, M. S., Burks, H. E., Chedister, L. O., Myers, L. & Murfee, W. L. 2017 In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 312, 2, p. H275-H284

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mesentery
Microvessels
Endothelial Cells
p-Methoxy-N-methylphenethylamine
Cell Degranulation

A participatory evaluation framework in the establishment and implementation of transdisciplinary collaborative centers for health disparities research

Scarinci, I. C., Moore, A., Benjamin, R., Vickers, S., Shikany, J. & Fouad, M. Feb 1 2017 In : Evaluation and Program Planning. 60, p. 37-45 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

transdisciplinary
Health
health
evaluation
Research
3 Citations

A Reliable, Feasible Method to Observe Neighborhoods at High Spatial Resolution

Kepper, M. M., Sothern, M. S., Theall, K. P., Griffiths, L. A., Scribner, R. A., Tseng, T. S., Schaettle, P., Cwik, J. M., Felker-Kantor, E. & Broyles, S. T. Jan 1 2017 In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 52, 1, p. S20-S30

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Observation
Social Determinants of Health
Health Behavior
Health
Research
14 Citations

Association between neighborhood violence and biological stress in children

Theall, K. P., Shirtcliff, E. A., Dismukes, A. R., Wallace, M. & Drury, S. S. Jan 1 2017 In : JAMA Pediatrics. 171, 1, p. 53-60 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physiological Stress
Violence
Telomere
Crime
Domestic Violence

Associations between participation in family activities and adolescent school problems

Goldfarb, S. S., Locher, J. L., Preskitt, J., Becker, D., Davies, S. L. & Sen, B. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Child: Care, Health and Development.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parents
Patient Selection
Longitudinal Studies
Meals
Siblings
2 Citations

Autism spectrum disorder among US children (2002-2010): Socioeconomic, racial, and ethnic disparities

Durkin, M. S., Maenner, M. J., Baio, J., Christensen, D., Daniels, J., Fitzgerald, R., Imm, P., Lee, L. C., Schieve, L. A., Van Naarden Braun, K., Wingate, M. S. & Yeargin-Allsopp, M. Nov 1 2017 In : American Journal of Public Health. 107, 11, p. 1818-1826 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Class
Confidence Intervals
Population Surveillance
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Censuses

Awareness of United States’ Law for Nursing Mothers among Employers in New Orleans, Louisiana

Alb, C. H., Theall, K., Jacobs, M. B. & Bales, A. Jan 1 2017 In : Women's Health Issues. 27, 1, p. 14-20 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

state law
Workplace
employer
Nursing
nursing
2 Citations

Beyond food access: The impact of parent-, home-, and neighborhood-level factors on children’s diets

Dunaway, L. F., Carton, T., Ma, P., Mundorf, A. R., Keel, K. & Theall, K. P. Jun 20 2017 In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 14, 6, 662

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diet
Food
Public Assistance
Fast Foods
Vegetables
1 Citations

Body Image Satisfaction Among Blacks

Gustat, J., Carton, T. W., Shahien, A. A. & Andersen, L. 2017 In : Health Education and Behavior. 44, 1, p. 131-140 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Image
Body Size
Size Perception
Weights and Measures
Health Behavior

Bringing it all back home: Understanding the medical difficulties encountered by newly released prisoners in New Orleans, Louisiana - a qualitative study

Vail, W. L., Niyogi, A., Henderson, N. & Wennerstrom, A. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Health and Social Care in the Community.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient-Centered Care
Prisoners
prisoner
human being
Delivery of Health Care

Community health workers in the United States: Challenges in identifying, surveying, and supporting the workforce

Sabo, S., Allen, C. G., Sutkowi, K. & Wennerstrom, A. Dec 1 2017 In : American Journal of Public Health. 107, 12, p. 1964-1969 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Surveys
Costs and Cost Analysis
Health
Direction compound
Surveys and Questionnaires

Community Health Workers Promote Civic Engagement and Organizational Capacity to Impact Policy

Sabo, S., Flores, M., Wennerstrom, A., Bell, M. L., Verdugo, L., Carvajal, S. & Ingram, M. Jun 6 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Community Health. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

worker
health
community
Organizational Policy
Health Occupations

Consolidating the academic end of a community-based participatory research venture to address health disparities

Arrieta, M. I., Fisher, L., Shaw, T., Bryan, V., Hudson, A., Hansberry, S., Eastburn, S., Freed, C. R., Shelley-Tremblay, S., Hanks, R. S., Washington-Lewis, C., Roussel, L., Dagenais, P. A., Icenogle, M., Slagle, M. L., Lynette Parker, L. & Crook, E. 2017 In : Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement. 21, 3, p. 113-134 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

health
community
research project
Group
public health

Development of Participant-Informed Text Messages to Promote Physical Activity Among African American Women Attending College: A Qualitative Mixed-Methods Inquiry

Reese, J. M., Joseph, R. P., Cherrington, A., Allison, J., Kim, Y. I., Spear, B., Childs, G., Simpson, T. & Durant, N. H. 2017 In : Journal of Transcultural Nursing. 28, 3, p. 236-242 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Text Messaging
African Americans
Exercise
Focus Groups
Body Mass Index
6 Citations

Differences in placental telomere length suggest a link between racial disparities in birth outcomes and cellular aging

Jones, C. W., Gambala, C., Esteves, K. C., Wallace, M., Schlesinger, R., O'Quinn, M., Kidd, L., Theall, K. P. & Drury, S. S. Mar 1 2017 In : American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 216, 3, p. 294.e1-294.e8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell Aging
Telomere
Parturition
Placenta
Mothers

Disparities in gestational age-specific fetal mortality rates in the United States, 2009-2013

Wingate, M. S., Smith, R. A., Petrini, J. R. & Barfield, W. D. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Epidemiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fetal Mortality
Gestational Age
Mortality
Hispanic Americans
Confidence Intervals
1 Citations

Disparities in Infant Mortality by Race Among Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Infants

Rice, W. S., Goldfarb, S. S., Brisendine, A. E., Burrows, S. & Wingate, M. S. Feb 14 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Maternal and Child Health Journal. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infant Mortality
Hispanic Americans
Mothers
Health
Minority Groups

Early HIV Diagnosis Leads to Significantly Decreased Costs in the First 2 Years of HIV Care in an Urban Charity Hospital in New Orleans

Halperin, J., Katz, M., Pathmanathan, I., Myers, L., Van Sickels, N., Seal, P. S. & Richey, L. E. Nov 1 2017 In : Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care. 16, 6, p. 527-530 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Charities
HIV-2
Urban Hospitals
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
Viral Load

Effect of a Community-Based Service Learning Experience in Geriatrics on Internal Medicine Residents and Community Participants

Miller, R. K., Michener, J., Yang, P., Goldstein, K., Groce-Martin, J., True, G. & Johnson, J. Sep 1 2017 In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 65, 9, p. E130-E134

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Welfare
Internal Medicine
Geriatrics
Learning
Health

Environmental Influences on Maternal and Child Health

Theall, K. P. & Johnson, C. C. Sep 20 2017 In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 14, 9

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Research
Child Health
Maternal Health
1 Citations

Examining the Support Peer Supporters Provide Using Structural Equation Modeling: Nondirective and Directive Support in Diabetes Management

Kowitt, S. D., Ayala, G. X., Cherrington, A. L., Horton, L. A., Safford, M. M., Soto, S., Tang, T. S. & Fisher, E. B. Apr 17 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Behavioral Medicine. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Depression
Hemoglobins
Statistical Factor Analysis
Emotions
Structural Models

Exploring the Association of Healthcare Worker Race and Occupation with Implicit and Explicit Racial Bias

Tajeu, G. S., Halanych, J., Juarez, L., Stone, J., Stepanikova, I., Green, A. & Cherrington, A. L. Jan 1 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the National Medical Association.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Racism
Occupations
Delivery of Health Care
Nurses
Cultural Competency

Farmers' market utilization among Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program recipients in New Orleans, Louisiana: Preliminary findings

Nuss, H., Skizim, M., Afaneh, H., Miele, L. & Sothern, M. Nov 1 2017 In : Ethnicity and Disease. 27, p. 295-302 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food Assistance
Internet
Vegetables
Fruit
Information Seeking Behavior
2 Citations

Impact of Physical Abuse on Internalizing Behavior Across Generations

Esteves, K., Gray, S. A. O., Theall, K. P. & Drury, S. S. Jun 5 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Child and Family Studies. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

abuse
maltreatment
Mothers
Parenting
Depression
2 Citations

Individual- and School-Level Factors Related to School-Based Salad Bar Use Among Children and Adolescents

Spruance, L. A., Myers, L., O’Malley, K., Rose, D. & Johnson, C. C. Dec 1 2017 In : Health Education and Behavior. 44, 6, p. 885-897 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Students
Food Preferences
Marketing
Vegetables
Fruit
1 Citations

Living in violence: Neighborhood domestic violence and small for gestational age births

Felker-Kantor, E., Wallace, M. & Theall, K. Jul 1 2017 In : Health and Place. 46, p. 130-136 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Domestic Violence
violence
domestic violence
Violence
Gestational Age
2 Citations

Lunch salad bars in New Orleans’ middle and high schools: Student intake of fruit and vegetables

Johnson, C. C., Myers, L., Mundor, A. R., O’Malle, K., Spruance, L. A. & Harris, D. M. Apr 13 2017 In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 14, 4, 415

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lunch
Vegetables
Fruit
Students
Eating

Maternal childhood cardiometabolic risk factors and pregnancy complications

Wallace, M., Bazzano, L., Chen, W. & Harville, E. Jul 1 2017 In : Annals of Epidemiology. 27, 7, p. 429-434 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pregnancy Induced Hypertension
Pregnancy Complications
Body Mass Index
Mothers
Blood Pressure
2 Citations

Maternal experiences with and sources of information on galactagogues to support lactation: A Cross-Sectional study

Bazzano, A. N., Cenac, L., Brandt, A. J., Barnett, J., Thibeau, S. & Theall, K. P. Feb 27 2017 In : International Journal of Women's Health. 9, p. 105-113 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Galactogogues
Lactation
Cross-Sectional Studies
Mothers
Breast Feeding

Maximum lifetime body mass index and mortality in Mexican American adults: The national health and nutrition examination survey III (1988-1994) and NHANES 1999-2010

Howell, C. R., Fontaine, K., Ejima, K., Ness, K. K., Cherrington, A. & Mehta, T. 2017 In : Preventing Chronic Disease. 14, 8, 160588

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nutrition Surveys
Body Mass Index
Mortality
Confidence Intervals
Obesity

Mississippi Medical Reserve Corps: Moving Mississippi from Emergency Planning to Response Ready

McCormick, L. C., Fifolt, M., Mercer, C., Pevear, J. & Wilson, J. Feb 1 2017 In : Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 23, 1, p. 47-53 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mississippi
Volunteers
Emergencies
Health
Surveys and Questionnaires
2 Citations

Parental Influences on Heavy Episodic Drinking Development in the Transition to Early Adulthood

Madkour, A. S., Clum, G., Miles, T. T., Wang, H., Jackson, K., Mather, F. & Shankar, A. Aug 1 2017 In : Journal of Adolescent Health. 61, 2, p. 147-154 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drinking
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Parents
Communication