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Research Output 1996 2020

103 Citations (Scopus)

Adolescent health literacy: The importance of credible sources for online health information

Ghaddar, S. F., Valerio, M. A., Garcia, C. M. & Hansen, L., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of School Health. 82, 1, p. 28-36 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Literacy
health information
MedlinePlus
literacy
adolescent
6 Citations (Scopus)

A new approach to needlestick injuries among health care workers

Porta, C. & Handelman, E., Jan 1 1999, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 14, 1, p. 15-17 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Needlestick Injuries
Guideline Adherence
Occupational Health
Public Policy
24 Citations (Scopus)

Are alcohol-related disparities between sexual minority and heterosexual youth decreasing?

Fish, J. N., Watson, R. J., Porta, C. M., Russell, S. T. & Saewyc, E. M., Nov 1 2017, In : Addiction. 112, 11, p. 1931-1941 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Heterosexuality
Alcohols
Odds Ratio
Sexual Minorities
Drinking

Assessing Latino adult and adolescent mental health knowledge.

Garcia, C., Dec 1 2008, In : Creative nursing. 14, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
Mental Health Services
Hispanic Americans
Mental Disorders
Mental Health
27 Citations (Scopus)
Minority Groups
Health Care Reform
North American Indians
Medicaid
Ethnic Groups

Bi-National cross-validation of an evidence-based conduct problem prevention model

Porta, C. M., Bloomquist, M. L., Garcia-Huidobro, D., Gutiérrez, R., Vega, L., Balch, R., Yu, X. & Cooper, D. K., Apr 1 2018, In : Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology. 24, 2, p. 231-241 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Focus Groups
parents
evidence
Parents
10 Citations (Scopus)

Campus sexual violence resources and emotional health of college women who have experienced sexual assault

Eisenberg, M. E., Lust, K. A., Hannan, P. J. & Porta, C., Jan 1 2016, In : Violence and Victims. 31, 2, p. 274-284 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Resources
Sex Offenses
Women's Health
assault
sexual violence
21 Citations (Scopus)

Characterizing sexual health resources on college campuses

Eisenberg, M. E., Lechner, K. E., Frerich, E. A., Lust, K. A. & Garcia, C. M., Oct 1 2012, In : Journal of Community Health. 37, 5, p. 940-948 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Resources
Reproductive Health
health
resources
Health Communication
6 Citations (Scopus)

Chasing the rainbow: lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer youth and pride semiotics

Wolowic, J. M., Heston, L. V., Saewyc, E. M., Porta, C. & Eisenberg, M. E., May 4 2017, In : Culture, Health and Sexuality. 19, 5, p. 557-571 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Transgender Persons
semiotics
symbol
political intervention
social intervention
6 Citations (Scopus)

College students' preferences for health care providers when accessing sexual health resources

Garcia, C. M., Lechner, K. E., Frerich, E. A., Lust, K. A. & Eisenberg, M. E., Jan 1 2014, In : Public Health Nursing. 31, 5, p. 387-394 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Resources
Reproductive Health
Health Personnel
Students
Health Services
20 Citations (Scopus)

College students sexual health: Personal responsibility or the responsibility of the college?

Lechner, K. E., Garcia, C. M., Frerich, E. A., Lust, K. & Eisenberg, M. E., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of American College Health. 61, 1, p. 28-35 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reproductive Health
Students
Referral and Consultation
Interviews
Health

Come Along with Me: Linking LGBTQ Youth to Supportive Resources

Wolowic, J. M., Sullivan, R., Porta, C. M., Valdez, C. A. B. & Eisenberg, M. E., 2018, In : International Journal of Child, Youth and Family Studies. 9, 3, p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

resources
interview
social isolation
discrimination
experience

Commentary on “Assessing Clients’ Sexual Health as a Component of Holistic Nursing Practice”

Garcia, C. M., Jun 2005, In : Journal of Holistic Nursing. 23, 2, p. 220-223 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Holistic Nursing
Reproductive Health

Commentary on “Implementation and Evaluation of the Empower Youth Program”

Garcia, C. M., Mar 2007, In : Journal of Holistic Nursing. 25, 1, p. 37-38 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Complex Decision-Making in Heart Failure: A Systematic Review and Thematic Analysis

Hamel, A. V., Gaugler, J. E., Porta, C. M. & Hadidi, N. N., May 1 2018, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 33, 3, p. 225-231 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Decision Making
Heart Failure
Implantable Defibrillators
Heart Transplantation
Therapeutics
62 Citations (Scopus)

Conceptualization and measurement of coping during adolescence: A review of the literature

Porta, C. M., Jun 1 2010, In : Journal of Nursing Scholarship. 42, 2, p. 166-185 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Research
Social Adjustment
Family Conflict
Suicidal Ideation
Domestic Violence
61 Citations (Scopus)

Conducting go-along interviews to understand context and promote health

Garcia, C. M., Eisenberg, M. E., Frerich, E. A., Lechner, K. E. & Lust, K., Oct 1 2012, In : Qualitative Health Research. 22, 10, p. 1395-1403 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Interviews
Health
Students
Health Resources
Reproductive Health
3 Citations (Scopus)

Context matters: Where would you be the least worse off in the US if you were uninsured?

Garcia, C., Pagán, J. A. & Hardeman, R., Jan 1 2010, In : Health Policy. 94, 1, p. 76-83 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Mothers
Health Services
Insurance Coverage
Health Insurance
1 Citation (Scopus)

Developing an mHealth Framework to Improve Diabetes Self-Management

Khairat, S. & Porta, C. M., Jan 1 2014, e-Health - For Continuity of Care - Proceedings of MIE 2014. Pape-Haugaard, L., Seroussi Brigitte, B., Saka, O., Lovis, C., Hasman, A. & Andersen, S. K. (eds.). IOS Press, p. 533-537 5 p. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; vol. 205).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Telemedicine
Self Care
Medical problems
Technology
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
4 Citations (Scopus)

Development of Project Wings Home Visits, a Mental Health Intervention for Latino Families Using Community-Based Participatory Research

Garcia, C., Hermann, D., Bartels, A., Matamoros, P., Dick-Olson, L. & Guerra de Patino, J., Nov 1 2012, In : Health Promotion Practice. 13, 6, p. 755-762 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Community-Based Participatory Research
House Calls
Hispanic Americans
Mental Health
Health Promotion
12 Citations (Scopus)

Differences in sexual behaviors among unmarried sexually active students at 2- and 4-year colleges

Eisenberg, M. E., Lust, K. A. & Garcia, C. M., Apr 1 2014, In : Research in Nursing and Health. 37, 2, p. 128-134 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sexual Behavior
Students
Reproductive Health
Condoms
Logistic Models
25 Citations (Scopus)

Effective parenting interventions to reduce youth substance use: A systematic review

Allen, M. L., Garcia-Huidobro, D., Porta, C., Curran, D., Patel, R., Miller, J. & Borowsky, I., Aug 2016, In : Pediatrics. 138, 2, e20154425.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Parenting
Alcohols
Tobacco
PubMed
Randomized Controlled Trials
6 Citations (Scopus)

Encuentro: Feasibility, Acceptability, and Outcomes of a Culturally Tailored Teen–Parent Health Promotion Program

Sieving, R. E., Allen, M. L., Galvan, A., Rodriguez-Hager, R., Beckman, K., Castillo, M., Gadea, A., Jimbo-Llapa, F., Porta, C. & Svetaz, M. V., Sep 1 2017, In : Health Promotion Practice. 18, 5, p. 751-762 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Promotion
Hispanic Americans
Parents
Reproductive Health
Control Groups
58 Citations (Scopus)

Family and racial factors associated with suicide and emotional distress among Latino students

Garcia, C., Skay, C., Sieving, R., Naughton, S. & Bearinger, L. H., Sep 1 2008, In : Journal of School Health. 78, 9, p. 487-495 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Suicide
suicide
Students
student
5 Citations (Scopus)

Family home visiting outcomes for Latina mothers with and without mental health problems

Garcia, C., Mcnaughton, D., Radosevich, D. M., Brandt, J. & Monsen, K., Sep 1 2013, In : Public Health Nursing. 30, 5, p. 429-438 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Mental Health
Mothers
Public Health Nursing
Public Health Nurses
13 Citations (Scopus)

Feasibility and acceptability of a school-based coping intervention for Latina adolescents

Porta, C. M., Pintor, J. K. & Lindgren, S., Feb 1 2010, In : Journal of School Nursing. 26, 1, p. 42-52 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Focus Groups
Mental Health
Health Priorities
Suicidal Ideation
1 Citation (Scopus)

First- and Second-Hand Experiences of Enacted Stigma Among LGBTQ Youth

Gower, A. L., Valdez, C. A. B., Watson, R. J., Eisenberg, M. E., Mehus, C. J., Saewyc, E. M., Corliss, H. L., Sullivan, R. & Porta, C. M., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of School Nursing.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transgender Persons
Hand
Bullying
Sexual Minorities
Crime Victims
1 Citation (Scopus)

Forensic Nursing State of the Science: Research and Practice Opportunities

Drake, S. A., Koetting, C., Thimsen, K., Downing, N., Porta, C. M., Hardy, P., Valentine, J. L., Finn, C. & Engebretson, J., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Forensic Nursing. 14, 1, p. 3-10 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Forensic Nursing
nursing
nurse
Nursing Specialties
Nurses
10 Citations (Scopus)

Go-along interviewing with LGBTQ youth in Canada and the United States

Porta, C. M., Corliss, H. L., Wolowic, J. M., Johnson, A. Z., Fritz Fogel, K., Gower, A. L., Saewyc, E. M. & Eisenberg, M. E., Jan 2 2017, In : Journal of LGBT Youth. 14, 1, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Canada
community
interview
public transportation
resources
2 Citations (Scopus)

Health care access and utilization among Hispanic manufacturing workers along the Texas-Mexico border

Talavera-Garza, L., Ghaddar, S., Valerio, M. & Porta, C. M., May 1 2013, In : Journal of health care for the poor and underserved. 24, 2, p. 656-670 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Preventive Health Services
Patient Acceptance of Health Care
Health Insurance
Mexico
Hispanic Americans
11 Citations (Scopus)

Health care reform and young adults' access to sexual health care: An Exploration of potential confidentiality implications of the Affordable Care Act

Frerich, E. A., Porta, C. M., Long, S. K., Lechner, K. E., Lust, K. & Eisenberg, M. E., Oct 1 2012, In : American journal of public health. 102, 10, p. 1818-1821 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Health Services Accessibility
Health Care Reform
Confidentiality
Reproductive Health
8 Citations (Scopus)

Helping Young People Stay Afloat: A Qualitative Study of Community Resources and Supports for LGBTQ Adolescents in the United States and Canada

Eisenberg, M. E., Mehus, C. J., Saewyc, E. M., Corliss, H. L., Gower, A. L., Sullivan, R. & Porta, C. M., Jul 3 2018, In : Journal of Homosexuality. 65, 8, p. 969-989 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Canada
adolescent
resources
community
youth organization
3 Citations (Scopus)

Honoring Roots in Multiple Worlds: Professionals’ Perspectives on Healthy Development of Latino Youth

Porta, C. M., Allen, M. L., Hurtado, G. A., Padilla, M., Arboleda, M., Svetaz, M. V., Balch, R. & Sieving, R. E., Mar 1 2016, In : Health Promotion Practice. 17, 2, p. 186-198 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Hope
Love
Interviews
Health
3 Citations (Scopus)

Hopefulness among non-U.S.-born latino youth and young adults

Stoddard, S. A. & Garcia, C. M., Dec 1 2011, In : Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing. 24, 4, p. 216-222 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hope
Hispanic Americans
Young Adult
Midwestern United States
Social Problems
1 Citation (Scopus)

"I connect with the ringleader:" Health professionals' perspectives on promoting the sexual health of adolescent males

Porta, C. M., Ptak, S. J., Stelzer, E. B., Harwood, E. M. & Brady, S. S., Jan 1 2014, In : Research in Nursing and Health. 37, 6, p. 454-465 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reproductive Health
Health
Text Messaging
Social Media
Delivery of Health Care
8 Citations (Scopus)

Intergenerational Photovoice Projects: Optimizing This Mechanism for Influencing Health Promotion Policies and Strengthening Relationships

Garcia, C. M., Aguilera-Guzman, R. M., Lindgren, S., Gutierrez, R., Raniolo, B., Genis, T., Vazquez-Benitez, G. & Clausen, L., Sep 1 2013, In : Health Promotion Practice. 14, 5, p. 695-705 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Policy
Health Promotion
Focus Groups
Health
Family Health
5 Citations (Scopus)

It's Called "Going Out to Play": A Video Diary Study of Hmong Girls' Perspectives on Running Away

Edinburgh, L. D., Porta, C. M. & Saewyc, E. M., Feb 1 2013, In : Health Care for Women International. 34, 2, p. 150-168 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Homeless Youth
Aptitude
Decision Making
4 Citations (Scopus)

Knowledge, skills, and qualities for effectively facilitating an adolescent girls' group

Garcia, C., Lindgren, S. & Pintor, J. K., Dec 1 2011, In : Journal of School Nursing. 27, 6, p. 424-433 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Nurses
Child Welfare
Research Design
Research Personnel
Organizations
9 Citations (Scopus)

Latina adolescent sleep and mood: An ecological momentary assessment pilot study

Garcia, C., Zhang, L., Holt, K., Hardeman, R. & Peterson, B., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing. 27, 3, p. 132-141 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Sleep
Ecological Momentary Assessment
Self Report
Research
9 Citations (Scopus)
Body Image
Students
Weights and Measures
Feeding Behavior
Exercise
12 Citations (Scopus)

LGBTQ Youth's Views on Gay-Straight Alliances: Building Community, Providing Gateways, and Representing Safety and Support

Porta, C. M., Singer, E., Mehus, C. J., Gower, A. L., Saewyc, E., Fredkove, W. & Eisenberg, M. E., Jul 1 2017, In : Journal of School Health. 87, 7, p. 489-497 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Transgender Persons
Safety
community
well-being
school climate
22 Citations (Scopus)

"Life grows between the rocks": Latino adolescents' and parents' perspectives on mental health stressors

Porta, C. M. & Lindgren, S., Apr 1 2009, In : Research in Nursing and Health. 32, 2, p. 148-162 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Mental Health
Parents
Suicidal Ideation
Emigration and Immigration
5 Citations (Scopus)

Living as an LGBTQ Adolescent and a Parent’s Child: Overlapping or Separate Experiences

Mehus, C. J., Watson, R. J., Eisenberg, M. E., Corliss, H. L. & Porta, C. M., May 1 2017, In : Journal of Family Nursing. 23, 2, p. 175-200 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Transgender Persons
Parents
Interviews
British Columbia
Sexual Minorities

Male Help-Seeking after Sexual Assault: A Series of Case Studies Informing Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Practice

Porta, C. M., Johnson, E. & Finn, C., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of forensic nursing. 14, 2, p. 106-111 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

examiner
Emergency Medical Services
assault
Hospital Emergency Service
nurse
50 Citations (Scopus)

Needlestick injuries among health care workers. A literature review

Porta, C., Handelman, E. & McGovern, P., Jun 1 1999, In : AAOHN Journal. 47, 6, p. 237-244 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Needlestick Injuries
Delivery of Health Care
United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Equipment and Supplies
Syringes
13 Citations (Scopus)
Hispanic Americans
Hearing
Noise
Occupational Noise
Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
15 Citations (Scopus)

No te entiendo y tú no me entiendes: language barriers among immigrant Latino adolescents seeking health care.

Porta, C. M. & Duckett, L. J., Sep 1 2009, In : Journal of cultural diversity. 16, 3, p. 120-126 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Communication Barriers
Hispanic Americans
Delivery of Health Care
Cultural Anthropology
Health Personnel

Nursing among diverse cultures. Rwanda's two wars.

Porta, C., 1996, In : Reflections / Sigma Theta Tau. 22, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Relief Work
Transcultural Nursing
Rwanda
Cultural Diversity
Social Change

Nursing Disruption for Achieving Sustainable Development Goals by 2030

Porta, C. M., Disch, J. & Grumdahl, N., Oct 1 2019, In : Nursing administration quarterly. 43, 4, p. E1-E11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Conservation of Natural Resources
Nursing
Nurses
Macropodidae
Delivery of Health Care

One Health: Lessons Learned from East Africa

Travis, D. A., Chapman, D. W., Craft, M. E., Deen, J., Farnham, M. W., Garcia, C., Hueston, W. D., Kock, R., Mahero, M., Mugisha, L., Nzietchueng, S., Nutter, F. B., Olson, D., Pekol, A., Pelican, K. M., Robertson, C. & Rwego, I. B., Feb 1 2014, In : Microbiology spectrum. 2, 1, p. 17-2012 1996 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eastern Africa
Biodiversity
Global Warming
Foster Home Care
Food Supply