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Predictive Validity of a Medication Adherence Measure in an Outpatient Setting
This study examines the psychometric properties and tests the concurrent and predictive validity of a structured, self‐reported medication adherence measure in patients with hypertension. The authorsExpand
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Intimate Partner Violence, Depression, and PTSD Among Pregnant Latina Women
PURPOSE We undertook a study to describe factors related to depression and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among pregnant Latinas who were or were not exposed to intimate partner violence.Expand
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Stigma and depression treatment utilization among Latinos: utility of four stigma measures.
OBJECTIVES Stigma associated with mental illness is an important yet understudied issue among Latinos. This study examined the psychometric properties of four stigma measures with a sample ofExpand
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Timing of energy intake during the day is associated with the risk of obesity in adults.
BACKGROUND The timing of energy intake is a modifiable behaviour that may influence energy regulation and the risk of obesity. We examined the associations of energy intake in the morning, midday andExpand
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Prevalence and Correlates of At-Risk Drinking Among Older Adults: The Project SHARE Study
ABSTRACTBACKGROUNDAt-risk drinking, excessive or potentially harmful alcohol use in combination with select comorbidities or medication use, affects about 10% of elderly adults and is associated withExpand
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Predicting in-treatment performance and post-treatment outcomes in methamphetamine users.
AIMS This study examines the utility of individual drug use and treatment characteristics for predicting in-treatment performance and post-treatment outcomes over a 1-year period. DESIGN, SETTINGExpand
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Psychopathology in methamphetamine-dependent adults 3 years after treatment.
INTRODUCTION AND AIMS Although psychiatric symptoms are frequently observed in methamphetamine (MA) users, little is known about the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in MA-dependent individuals.Expand
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Clinical course and outcomes of methamphetamine-dependent adults with psychosis.
Little is known about the association between psychosis and treatment outcomes in methamphetamine (MA) users. Using data from 526 adults in the largest psychosocial clinical trial of MA usersExpand
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The long-term trajectory of depression among Latinos in primary care and its relationship to depression care disparities.
OBJECTIVE Lower use of medication treatment, poorer doctor-patient communication (DPC) and depression stigma are key contributors to mental healthcare disparities among Latinos with depression. TheExpand
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Predictors of Emergency Preparedness and Compliance.
BACKGROUND:: In response to the evolving nature of potential disasters, both human made and natural, this research identifies predictors of individual emergency preparedness and compliance withExpand
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