Lorena Garcia, DrPH; MPH

Associate Professor

  • 970 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
19962020
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Research Output 1996 2020

  • 970 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
  • 56 Article
2020

Low-fat dietary pattern and global cognitive function: Exploratory analyses of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) randomized Dietary Modification trial

Chlebowski, R. T., Rapp, S., Aragaki, A. K., Pan, K., Neuhouser, M. L., Snetselaar, L. G., Manson, J. A. E., Wactawski-Wende, J., Johnson, K. C., Hayden, K., Baker, L. D., Henderson, V. W., Garcia, L., Qi, L. & Prentice, R. L., Jan 2020, In : EClinicalMedicine. 18, 100240.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Diet Therapy
Dietary Fats
Women's Health
Cognition
Confidence Intervals
2019

Development of a comprehensive health-risk prediction tool for postmenopausal women

Hedlin, H., Weitlauf, J., Crandall, C. J., Nassir, R., Cauley, J. A., Garcia, L., Brunner, R., Robinson, J., Stefanick, M. L. & Robbins, J. A., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Menopause.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health
Hip Fractures
Colorectal Neoplasms
Lung Neoplasms
Stroke

Diet Quality and Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Postmenopausal Women With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: The Women's Health Initiative

Hirahatake, K. M., Jiang, L., Wong, N. D., Shikany, J. M., Eaton, C. B., Allison, M. A., Martin, L., Garcia, L., Zaslavsky, O. & Odegaard, A. O., Oct 1 2019, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, 19, p. e013249

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Women's Health
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Cardiovascular Diseases
Diet
Unsaturated Fats

It’s Absolutely Relative: The Effect of Age on the BMI–Mortality Relationship in Postmenopausal Women

Banack, H. R., Bea, J. W., Stokes, A., Kroenke, C. H., Stefanick, M. L., Beresford, S. A., Bird, C. E., Garcia, L., Wallace, R., Wild, R. A., Caan, B. & Wactawski-Wende, J., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Obesity.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mortality
Odds Ratio
Women's Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Optimism may moderate screening mammogram frequency in Medicare: A longitudinal study

Progovac, A. M., Pettinger, M., Donohue, J. M., Chang, C. C. H. J., Matthews, K. A., Habermann, E. B., Kuller, L. H., Rosal, M., Li, W., Garcia, L. & Tindle, H. A., Jun 1 2019, In : Medicine. 98, 24, p. e15869

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Medicare
Longitudinal Studies
Hostility
Women's Health
Social Adjustment

Personality traits and diabetes incidence among postmenopausal women

Luo, J., Manson, J. A. E., Weitlauf, J. C., Shadyab, A. H., Rapp, S. R., Garcia, L., Jonasson, J. M., Tindle, H. A., Nassir, R., Wactawski-Wende, J. & Hendryx, M., Jan 21 2019, In : Menopause (New York, N.Y.). 26, 6, p. 629-636 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Personality
Incidence
Hostility
Health Behavior
Confidence Intervals

Personality traits and the risk of coronary heart disease or stroke in women with diabetes-an epidemiological study based on the Women's Health Initiative

Jonasson, J. M., Hendryx, M., Manson, J. A. E., Dinh, P., Garcia, L., Liu, S. & Luo, J., Oct 1 2019, In : Menopause. 26, 10, p. 1117-1124 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women's Health
Hostility
Coronary Disease
Personality
Epidemiologic Studies

Psychological Traits, Heart Rate Variability, and Risk of Coronary Heart Disease in Healthy Aging Women - The Women's Health Initiative

Salmoirago-Blotcher, E., Hovey, K. M., Andrews, C. A., Allison, M., Brunner, R. L., Denburg, N. L., Eaton, C., Garcia, L., Sealy-Jefferson, S. M., Zaslavsky, O., Kang, J., López, L., Post, S. G., Tindle, H. & Wassertheil-Smoller, S., Apr 1 2019, In : Psychosomatic Medicine. 81, 3, p. 256-264 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women's Health
Coronary Disease
Hostility
Heart Rate
Psychology
1 Citation (Scopus)

The effect of reverse causality and selective attrition on the relationship between body mass index and mortality in postmenopausal women

Banack, H. R., Bea, J. W., Kaufman, J. S., Stokes, A., Kroenke, C. H., Stefanick, M. L., Beresford, S. A., Bird, C. E., Garcia, L., Wallace, R., Wild, R. A., Caan, B. & Wactawski-Wende, J., Jan 1 2019, In : American journal of epidemiology. 188, 10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Causality
Structural Models
Body Mass Index
Mortality
Selection Bias

Variability in sleep disturbance, physical activity and quality of life by level of depressive symptoms in women with Type 2 diabetes

Danhauer, S. C., Brenes, G. A., Levine, B. J., Young, L., Tindle, H. A., Addington, E. L., Wallace, R. B., Naughton, M. J., Garcia, L., Safford, M., Kim, M. M., LeBlanc, E. S., Snively, B. M., Snetselaar, L. G. & Shumaker, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Diabetic Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Sleep
Quality of Life
Exercise
Depression

Women’s Occupational Patterns and Later Life Physical Functioning

Palumbo, A. J., Cannuscio, C., De Roos, A. J., Robinson, L., Mossey, J., Wallace, R., Garcia, L., Shadyab, A. H., Sealy-Jefferson, S. & Michael, Y., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Aging and Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

participation
working woman
Working Women
women's work
health
2018
3 Citations (Scopus)

Trajectories of Relative Performance with 2 Measures of Global Cognitive Function

Espeland, M. A., Chen, J. C., Weitlauf, J., Hayden, K. M., Rapp, S. R., Resnick, S. M., Garcia, L., Cannell, B., Baker, L. D., Sachs, B. C., Tindle, H. A., Wallace, R. & Casanova, R., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cognition
Interviews
Apolipoprotein E4
Women's Health
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
2017
6 Citations (Scopus)

A prospective study of low fasting glucose with cardiovascular disease events and all-cause mortality: The Women's Health Initiative

Mongraw-Chaffin, M., LaCroix, A. Z., Sears, D. D., Garcia, L., Phillips, L. S., Salmoirago-Blotcher, E., Zaslavsky, O. & Anderson, C. A. M., May 1 2017, In : Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental. 70, p. 116-124 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women's Health
Fasting
Cardiovascular Diseases
Prospective Studies
Glucose
2 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding the relation between socioeconomic position and inflammation in post-menopausal women: education, income and occupational prestige

Pedersen, J. M., Budtz-Jørgensen, E., De Roos, A., Garcia, L., Lund, R., Rod, N. H., Kroenke, C., Chan, K. H. K., Liu, S. & Michael, Y., Dec 1 2017, In : European Journal of Public Health. 27, 6, p. 1074-1079 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

C-Reactive Protein
Inflammation
Education
Information Services
Women's Health
2 Citations (Scopus)

Work characteristics associated with physical functioning in women

Palumbo, A. J., Anneclaire, J., Cannuscio, C., Robinson, L., Mossey, J., Weitlauf, J., Garcia, L., Wallace, R. & Michael, Y., Apr 15 2017, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 14, 4, 424.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Problem-Based Learning
Confounding Factors (Epidemiology)
Information Services
Women's Health
Observational Studies
2016
7 Citations (Scopus)

A longitudinal analysis of cross-border ties and depression for Latino adults

Torres, J. M., Lee, A., González, H. M., Garcia, L. & Haan, M. N., Jul 1 2016, In : Social Science and Medicine. 160, p. 111-119 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Depression
Latin America
immigrant
mental health
6 Citations (Scopus)

Change in Dietary Patterns and Change in Waist Circumference and DXA Trunk Fat Among Postmenopausal Women

Cespedes Feliciano, E. M., Tinker, L., Manson, J. A. E., Allison, M., Rohan, T., Zaslavsky, O., Waring, M. E., Asao, K., Garcia, L., Rosal, M. & Neuhouser, M. L., Oct 1 2016, In : Obesity. 24, 10, p. 2176-2184 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waist Circumference
Fats
Diet
Mediterranean Diet
Adiposity
6 Citations (Scopus)

Correlates of Successful Aging in Racial and Ethnic Minority Women Age 80 Years and Older: Findings from the Women's Health Initiative

Cené, C. W., Dilworth-Anderson, P., Leng, I., Garcia, L., Benavente, V., Rosal, M., Vaughan, L., Coker, L. H., Corbie-Smith, G., Kim, M., Bell, C. L., Robinson, J. G., Manson, J. A. E. & Cochrane, B., Mar 1 2016, In : The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 71, p. S87-S99

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Minority Groups
Women's Health
Ethnic Groups
Hispanic Americans
Quality of Life
3 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of neighbourhood socioeconomic position on the transition to type II diabetes in older Mexican Americans: the Sacramento Area Longitudinal Study on Aging

Garcia, L., Lee, A., Zeki Al Hazzouri, A., Neuhaus, J. M., Moyce, S., Aiello, A., Elfassy, T. & Haan, M. N., Aug 11 2016, In : BMJ Open. 6, 8, p. e010905

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Longitudinal Studies
Hispanic Americans
Independent Living
Insurance
36 Citations (Scopus)

Multiple healthful dietary patterns and type 2 diabetes in the women's health initiative

Cespedes, E. M., Hu, F. B., Tinker, L., Rosner, B., Redline, S., Garcia, L., Hingle, M., Van Horn, L., Howard, B. V., Levitan, E. B., Li, W., Manson, J. A. E., Phillips, L. S., Rhee, J. J., Waring, M. E. & Neuhouser, M. L., Apr 1 2016, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 183, 7, p. 622-633 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women's Health
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Diet
Obesity
Mediterranean Diet
14 Citations (Scopus)

Neighborhood Walkability and Adiposity in the Women's Health Initiative Cohort

Sriram, U., LaCroix, A. Z., Barrington, W. E., Corbie-Smith, G., Garcia, L., Going, S. B., LaMonte, M. J., Manson, J. A. E., Sealy-Jefferson, S., Stefanick, M. L., Waring, M. E. & Seguin, R. A., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adiposity
Waist Circumference
Women's Health
Obesity
Health Expenditures
6 Citations (Scopus)

Physical impairment and body weight history in postmenopausal women: the Women’s Health Initiative

Wanigatunga, A. A., Sourdet, S. S., LaMonte, M. J., Waring, M. E., Nassir, R., Garcia, L., Bea, J. W., Seguin, R. A., Ockene, J. K., Sarto, G. E., Stefanick, M. L., Limacher, M. & Manini, T. M., Jun 8 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Public Health Nutrition. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women's Health
Body Weight
Weights and Measures
Thinness
Obesity
2015
7 Citations (Scopus)

Associations of intergenerational education with metabolic health in US Latinos

Zeki Al Hazzouri, A., Haan, M. N., Robinson, W. R., Gordon-Larsen, P., Garcia, L., Clayton, E. & Aiello, A. E., May 1 2015, In : Obesity. 23, 5, p. 1097-1104 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Education
Health
Waist Circumference
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
7 Citations (Scopus)

Cross-sectional and longitudinal risk of physical impairment in a cohort of postmenopausal women who experience physical and verbal abuse

Cannell, M. B., Weitlauf, J. C., Garcia, L., Andresen, E. M., Margolis, K. L. & Manini, T. M., Nov 11 2015, In : BMC Women's Health. 15, 1, 98.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women's Health
Observation
Physical Abuse
Logistic Models
Research Personnel
4 Citations (Scopus)

Development and use of a traditional Mexican diet score in relation to systemic inflammation and insulin resistance among women of Mexican descent

Santiago-Torres, M., Tinker, L. F., Allison, M. A., Breymeyer, K. L., Garcia, L., Kroenke, C. H., Lampe, J. W., Shikany, J. M., van Horn, L. & Neuhouser, M. L., 2015, In : Journal of Nutrition. 145, 12, p. 2732-2740 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Insulin Resistance
Diet
Inflammation
Women's Health
Logistic Models
2 Citations (Scopus)

Dispositional optimism and terminal decline in global quality of life

Zaslavsky, O., Palgi, Y., Rillamas-Sun, E., LaCroix, A. Z., Schnall, E., Woods, N. F., Cochrane, B. B., Garcia, L., Hingle, M., Post, S., Seguin, R., Tindle, H. & Shrira, A., Jun 1 2015, In : Developmental Psychology. 51, 6, p. 856-863 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

optimism
quality of life
Quality of Life
death
Optimism
2 Citations (Scopus)

Global quality of life modifies terminal change in physical functioning among older adult women

Shrira, A., Zaslavsky, O., LaCroix, A. Z., Seguin, R., Post, S., Tindle, H., Hingle, M., Woods, N., Cochrane, B., Garcia, L., Schnall, E., Rillamas-Sun, E. & Palgi, Y., May 1 2015, In : Age and Ageing. 44, 3, p. 520-524 5 p., afu176.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality of Life
Women's Health
60 Citations (Scopus)

High glycemic index diet as a risk factor for depression: Analyses from the Women's Health Initiative

Gangwisch, J. E., Hale, L., Garcia, L., Malaspina, D., Opler, M. G., Payne, M. E., Rossom, R. C. & Lane, D., Aug 1 2015, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 102, 2, p. 454-463 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glycemic Index
Women's Health
Statistical Factor Analysis
Depression
Diet
4 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship of pain and ancestry in African American women

Robbins, J. A., Qi, L., Garcia, L., Younger, J. W. & Seldin, M. F., May 1 2015, In : European Journal of Pain (United Kingdom). 19, 5, p. 601-610 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

African Americans
Pain
Confidence Intervals
Linear Models
Pain Perception
2 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of neighborhood socioeconomic position on prevalence of diabetes and prediabetes in older latinos: The sacramento area latino study on aging

Garcia, L., Lee, A., Al Hazzouri, A. Z., Neuhaus, J., Epstein, M. & Haan, M., 2015, In : Hispanic Health Care International. 13, 2, p. 77-85 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prediabetic State
Hispanic Americans
Body Mass Index
Morbidity
Mortality
2014
55 Citations (Scopus)

Association between diabetes, diabetes treatment and risk of developing endometrial cancer.

Luo, J., Beresford, S., Chen, C., Chlebowski, R., Garcia, L., Kuller, L., Regier, M., Wactawski-Wende, J. & Margolis, K. L., 2014, In : British Journal of Cancer. 111, 7, p. 1432-1439 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endometrial Neoplasms
Therapeutics
Confidence Intervals
Metformin
Hysterectomy
5 Citations (Scopus)

Ethnic differences in the relationship between birth weight and type 2 diabetes mellitus in postmenopausal women

Ryckman, K. K., Rillamas-Sun, E., Spracklen, C. N., Wallace, R. B., Garcia, L., Tylavsky, F. A., Howard, B. V., Liu, S., Song, Y., LeBlanc, E. S., White, M. V., Parikh, N. I. & Robinson, J. G., Nov 1 2014, In : Diabetes and Metabolism. 40, 5, p. 379-385 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Birth Weight
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Women's Health
Hispanic Americans
Observational Studies
12 Citations (Scopus)

Modifying effect of obesity on the association between sitting and incident diabetes in post-menopausal women

Manini, T. M., Lamonte, M. J., Seguin, R. A., Manson, J. E., Hingle, M., Garcia, L., Stefanick, M. L., Rodriguez, B., Sims, S., Song, Y. & Limacher, M., 2014, In : Obesity. 22, 4, p. 1133-1141 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obesity
Confidence Intervals
Odds Ratio
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Smoking
52 Citations (Scopus)

Obesity, physical activity, and their interaction in incident atrial fibrillation in postmenopausal women

Azarbal, F., Stefanick, M. L., Salmoirago-Blotcher, E., Manson, J. A. E., Albert, C. M., LaMonte, M. J., Larson, J. C., Li, W., Martin, L. W., Nassir, R., Garcia, L., Assimes, T. L., Tharp, K. M., Hlatky, M. A. & Perez, M. V., 2014, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 3, 4, e001127.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Obesity
Exercise
Women's Health
Observational Studies
1 Citation (Scopus)

Relationship between glaucoma and admixture in postmenopausal African American women

Garcia, L., Qi, L., Singh, K., Kosoy, R., Nassir, R., Fijalkowski, N., Haan, M., Robbins, J. A. & Seldin, M. F., Sep 1 2014, In : Ethnicity and Disease. 24, 4, p. 399-405 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

African Americans
Glaucoma
Social Class
Body Mass Index
Hypertension
27 Citations (Scopus)

Severe obesity, heart disease, and death among white, african american, and hispanic postmenopausal women

McTigue, K. M., Chang, Y. F., Eaton, C., Garcia, L., Johnson, K. C., Lewis, C. E., Liu, S., Mackey, R. H., Robinson, J., Rosal, M. C., Snetselaar, L., Valoski, A. & Kuller, L. H., 2014, In : Obesity. 22, 3, p. 801-810 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Morbid Obesity
Hispanic Americans
African Americans
Coronary Disease
Heart Diseases
4 Citations (Scopus)
Waist Circumference
Women's Health
Violence
Weights and Measures
Odds Ratio
2013
25 Citations (Scopus)

All-cause, cardiovascular, and cancer mortality rates in postmenopausal white, black, hispanic, and asianwomenwith andwithout diabetes in the United States: The Women's Health Initiative, 1993-2009

Ma, Y., Hébert, J. R., Balasubramanian, R., Wedick, N. M., Howard, B. V., Rosal, M. C., Liu, S., Bird, C. E., Olendzki, B. C., Ockene, J. K., Wactawski-Wende, J., Phillips, L. S., LaMonte, M. J., Schneider, K. L., Garcia, L., Ockene, I. S., Merriam, P. A., Sepavich, D. M., Mackey, R. H., Johnson, K. C. & 1 others, Manson, J. E., Nov 15 2013, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 178, 10, p. 1533-1541 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women's Health
Hispanic Americans
Confidence Intervals
Mortality
Neoplasms
7 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between hysterectomy and admixture in African American women

Qi, L., Nassir, R., Kosoy, R., Garcia, L., Waetjen, L. E., Ochs-Balcom, H. M., Gass, M., Robbins, J. A. & Seldin, M. F., Apr 2013, In : American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 208, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hysterectomy
African Americans
Logistic Models
Adiposity
Women's Health
159 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship of sedentary behavior and physical activity to incident cardiovascular disease: Results from the women's health initiative

Chomistek, A. K., Manson, J. E., Stefanick, M. L., Lu, B., Sands-Lincoln, M., Going, S. B., Garcia, L., Allison, M. A., Sims, S. T., Lamonte, M. J., Johnson, K. C. & Eaton, C. B., Jun 11 2013, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 61, 23, p. 2346-2354 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women's Health
Cardiovascular Diseases
Exercise
Leisure Activities
Coronary Disease
2012
22 Citations (Scopus)

Alcohol consumption and body weight change in postmenopausal women: Results from the Women's Health Initiative

Thomson, C. A., Wertheim, B. C., Hingle, M., Wang, L., Neuhouser, M. L., Gong, Z., Garcia, L., Stefanick, M. L. & Manson, J. E., Sep 2012, In : International Journal of Obesity. 36, 9, p. 1158-1164 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Weight Changes
Women's Health
Alcohol Drinking
Weights and Measures
Confidence Intervals
32 Citations (Scopus)

Determinants of racial/ethnic disparities in incidence of diabetes in postmenopausal women in the U.S. The women's health initiative 1993-2009

Ma, Y., Hébert, J. R., Manson, J. E., Balasubramanian, R., Liu, S., Lamonte, M. J., Bird, C. E., Ockene, J. K., Qiao, Y., Olendzki, B., Schneider, K. L., Rosal, M. C., Sepavich, D. M., Wactawski-Wende, J., Stefanick, M. L., Phillips, L. S., Ockene, I. S., Kaplan, R. C., Sarto, G. E., Garcia, L. & 1 others, Howard, B. V., Nov 2012, In : Diabetes Care. 35, 11, p. 2226-2234 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women's Health
Incidence
Hispanic Americans
Exercise
Weights and Measures
21 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between adiposity and admixture in African-American and Hispanic-American women

Nassir, R., Qi, L., Kosoy, R., Garcia, L., Allison, M., Ochs-Balcom, H. M., Tylavsky, F., Manson, J. E., Shigeta, R., Robbins, J. A. & Seldin, M. F., Feb 2012, In : International Journal of Obesity. 36, 2, p. 304-313 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adiposity
Hispanic Americans
African Americans
Body Mass Index
Waist-Hip Ratio
20 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between diabetes risk and admixture in postmenopausal African-American and Hispanic-American women

Qi, L., Nassir, R., Kosoy, R., Garcia, L., Curb, J. D., Tinker, L., Howard, B. V., Robbins, J. A. & Seldin, M. F., May 2012, In : Diabetologia. 55, 5, p. 1329-1337 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
African Americans
Social Class
Waist-Hip Ratio
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5 Citations (Scopus)
Gallbladder
Hispanic Americans
African Americans
Adiposity
Women's Health
9 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between hypertension and admixture in post-menopausal African American and Hispanic American women

Kosoy, R., Qi, L., Nassir, R., Garcia, L., Allison, M., Shigeta, R., Robbins, J. A. & Seldin, M. F., Jun 2012, In : Journal of Human Hypertension. 26, 6, p. 365-373 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
African Americans
Hypertension
Linear Models
Odds Ratio
37 Citations (Scopus)

Social networks, social support and burden in relationships, and mortality after breast cancer diagnosis

Kroenke, C. H., Michael, Y., Tindle, H., Gage, E., Chlebowski, R., Garcia, L., Messina, C., Manson, J. E. & Caan, B. J., May 2012, In : Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 133, 1, p. 375-385 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Support
Breast Neoplasms
Mortality
Women's Health
Spouses
27 Citations (Scopus)

The relation of acculturation to overweight, obesity, pre-diabetes and diabetes among us Mexican-American women and men

Garcia, L., Gold, E. B., Wang, L., Yang, X., Mao, M. & Schwartz, A. V., Dec 2012, In : Ethnicity and Disease. 22, 1, p. 58-64 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acculturation
Obesity
Prediabetic State
Nutrition Surveys
Statistical Models
2011
18 Citations (Scopus)
Los Angeles
Hispanic Americans
Pregnancy
Acculturation
Intimate Partner Violence
2007
70 Citations (Scopus)

Homicides and intimate partner violence: A literature review

Garcia, L., Soria, C. & Hurwitz, E. L., Oct 2007, In : Trauma, Violence, and Abuse. 8, 4, p. 370-383 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Homicide
homicide
violence
Public Health
public health