If you made any changes in Pure, your changes will be visible here soon.

Research Output 1979 2019

  • 4195 Citations
  • 31 h-Index
  • 86 Article
  • 6 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
2019

Gender differences in drinking behavior among Latino/a heavy drinkers

Lee, C. S., Castro, F., Nicholls, M. E., O'Connor, B., Marosi, S. & Colby, S. M., Feb 1 2019, In : International Journal of Drug Policy. 64, p. 79-86 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drinking Behavior
Hispanic Americans
Drinking
Alcohols
Emigration and Immigration
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

Corrigendum to ‘Culturally-grounded diabetes prevention program for obese Latino youth: Rationale, design, and methods☆’’ [Contemp. Clin. Trials 54 (2017) 68–76] (S155171441630249X) (10.1016/j.cct.2017.01.004))

Williams, A. N., Konopken, Y. P., Keller, C. S., Castro, F., Arcoleo, K. J., Barraza, E., Patrick, D. L., Olson, M. L. & Shaibi, G., Aug 1 2018, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 71, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Hispanic Americans
Registries
Publications
Emotions
Clinical Trials

Decreased GlycA after lifestyle intervention among obese, prediabetic adolescent Latinos

Olson, M. L., Rentería-Mexía, A., Connelly, M. A., Vega-Lopez, S., Soltero, E. G., Konopken, Y. P., Williams, A. N., Castro, F., Keller, C. S., Yang, H. P., Todd, M. & Shaibi, G., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Clinical Lipidology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Life Style
Prediabetic State
Inflammation
Glucose
4 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of a Community-Based Diabetes Prevention Program for Latino Youth with Obesity: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Soltero, E. G., Olson, M. L., Williams, A. N., Konopken, Y. P., Castro, F., Arcoleo, K. J., Keller, C. S., Patrick, D. L., Ayers, S. L., Barraza, E. & Shaibi, G., Dec 1 2018, In : Obesity. 26, 12, p. 1856-1865 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Randomized Controlled Trials
Obesity
Insulin Resistance
Quality of Life

THE INITIAL ASSESSMENT OF A COMMUNITY-BASED INTERVENTION WITH MEXICAN-HERITAGE PARENTS IN BOOSTING THE EFFECTS OF A SUBSTANCE USE PREVENTION INTERVENTION WITH YOUTH

Marsiglia, F., Ayers, S. L., Robbins, D., Nagoshi, J., Baldwin-White, A. & Castro, F., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Community Psychology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parents
Parenting
Cannabis
Least-Squares Analysis
Tobacco Products
2017
7 Citations (Scopus)

Advances in EBI Development for Diverse Populations: Towards a Science of Intervention Adaptation

Castro, F. & Yasui, M., Jun 16 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Prevention Science. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Population
Systems Analysis
Research
Research Personnel
Health
5 Citations (Scopus)

Culturally-grounded diabetes prevention program for obese Latino youth: Rationale, design, and methods

Williams, A. N., Konopken, Y. P., Keller, C. S., Castro, F., Arcoleo, K. J., Barraza, E., Patrick, D. L., Olson, M. L. & Shaibi, G., Mar 1 2017, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 54, p. 68-76 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Health
Insulin Resistance
2 Citations (Scopus)

Development of a self-rated mixed methods skills assessment: The national institutes of health mixed methods research training program for the health sciences

Guetterman, T. C., Creswell, J. W., Wittink, M., Barg, F. K., Castro, F., Dahlberg, B., Watkins, D. C., Deutsch, C. & Gallo, J. J., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions. 37, 2, p. 76-82 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

health science
training program
health
professional experience
questionnaire
1 Citation (Scopus)

Preventing diabetes in obese Latino youth with prediabetes: A study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Soltero, E. G., Konopken, Y. P., Olson, M. L., Keller, C. S., Castro, F., Williams, A. N., Patrick, D. L., Ayers, S., Hu, H. H., Sandoval, M., Pimentel, J., Knowler, W. C., Frick, K. D. & Shaibi, G., Mar 16 2017, In : BMC Public Health. 17, 1, 261.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prediabetic State
Hispanic Americans
Randomized Controlled Trials
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Glucose
2016
21 Citations (Scopus)

Directions for the Advancement of Culturally Adapted Preventive Interventions: Local Adaptations, Engagement, and Sustainability

Barrera, M., Berkel, C. & Castro, F., Sep 3 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Prevention Science. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Research
Organizational Culture
Population
Direction compound

Systems contexts for designing culturally adapted prevention interventions

Castro, F., Bautista, T. G., Mendieta, M. I. H., Ramirez, S. O., Heydarian, N. M. & Hughes, A. S., Jan 1 2016, The Oxford Handbook of Acculturation and Health. Oxford University Press, p. 411-432 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Acculturation
Family Relations
Social Conditions
Hispanic Americans
Guidelines
2015
3 Citations (Scopus)

Diabetes Prevention for Latino Youth: Unraveling the Intervention “Black Box”

Shaibi, G., Konopken, Y. P., Nagle-Williams, A., McClain, D. D., Castro, F. & Keller, C. S., Nov 1 2015, In : Health Promotion Practice. 16, 6, p. 916-924 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Health Promotion
Health
Research
10 Citations (Scopus)
parents
Alcohols
discrimination
Cannabis
Communication
2014
7 Citations (Scopus)

Culture and alcohol use: historical and sociocultural themes from 75 years of alcohol research.

Castro, F., Barrera, M., Mena, L. A. & Aguirre, K. M., 2014, In : Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs. Supplement. 75 Suppl 17, p. 36-49 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alcohols
Research
Multivariate Analysis
Chronology
Alcoholic Intoxication
2 Citations (Scopus)

Mixed methods research design for prevention science: Methods, critiques, and recommendations

Castro, F., Morera, O. F., Kellison, J. G. & Aguirre, K. M., Jan 1 2014, Defining Prevention Science. Springer US, p. 453-490 38 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Research Design
13 Citations (Scopus)
Acculturation
Parenting
acculturation
parents
Parents
14 Citations (Scopus)
Southwestern United States
Acculturation
Cannabis
Linguistics
Risk-Taking
2013
1 Citation (Scopus)

A framework for integrating culture, diversity, and social justice in addictions

Castro, F. & Gildar, N. J., Jan 1 2013, Social Work Practice in the Addictions. Springer New York, p. 139-163 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

addiction
social justice
135 Citations (Scopus)

Cultural adaptations of behavioral health interventions: a progress report.

Barrera, M., Castro, F., Strycker, L. A. & Toobert, D. J., Apr 2013, In : Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology. 81, 2, p. 196-205 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health
Consensus
Health Behavior
Cultural Adaptation
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
6 Citations (Scopus)

Emerging Hispanic health paradoxes.

Castro, F., Sep 2013, In : American Journal of Public Health. 103, 9, p. 1541 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acculturation
Hispanic Americans
Health Status
Health
9 Citations (Scopus)

Important considerations in conducting statistical mediation analyses

Morera, O. F. & Castro, F., Mar 2013, In : American Journal of Public Health. 103, 3, p. 394-396 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Monte Carlo Method
Sampling Studies
Statistical Data Interpretation
Statistical Models
Causality
2012
14 Citations (Scopus)

A path analysis of a randomized promotora de salud cardiovascular disease-prevention trial among at-risk hispanic adults

de Heer, H. D., Balcazar, H. G., Castro, F. & Schulz, L., Feb 2012, In : Health Education and Behavior. 39, 1, p. 77-86 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Cardiovascular Diseases
Risk Reduction Behavior
Health
Health Behavior
27 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of a Culturally Grounded Community-Based Diabetes Prevention Program for Obese Latino Adolescents

Shaibi, G., Konopken, Y., Hoppin, E., Keller, C. S., Ortega, R. & Castro, F., Jul 2012, In : Diabetes Educator. 38, 4, p. 504-512 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Body Mass Index
Waist Circumference
Insulin Resistance
Exercise

Forum on culture, health promotion, and health equity: Current issues & future directions

Kumanyika, S. K., Page, J. B. & Castro, F., Dec 2012, In : Preventive Medicine. 55, 6, p. 581-582 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Status Disparities
Cultural Characteristics
Minority Groups
Vulnerable Populations
Health Promotion
15 Citations (Scopus)
Southwestern United States
Acculturation
Linguistics
acculturation
monitoring
2011
50 Citations (Scopus)

A Critical Analysis of Approaches to the Development of Preventive Interventions for Subcultural Groups

Barrera, M., Castro, F. & Steiker, L. K. H., Dec 2011, In : American Journal of Community Psychology. 48, 3-4, p. 439-454 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Research Personnel
Research
Group
ability
community
1 Citation (Scopus)

Commentaries on Replication in Prevention Science: A Rejoinder

Valentine, J. C., Biglan, A., Boruch, R. F., Castro, F., Collins, L. M., Flay, B. R., Kellam, S., Mościcki, E. K. & Schinke, S. P., Jun 2011, In : Prevention Science. 12, 2, p. 123-125 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

125 Citations (Scopus)

Conceptions of acculturation: A review and statement of critical issues

Lopez-Class, M., Castro, F. & Ramirez, A. G., May 2011, In : Social Science and Medicine. 72, 9, p. 1555-1562 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acculturation
acculturation
Hispanic Americans
Health
health
10 Citations (Scopus)

Mujeres en Accion: Design and baseline data

Keller, C., Fleury, J., Perez, A., Belyea, M. & Castro, F., Oct 2011, In : Journal of Community Health. 36, 5, p. 703-714 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Exercise
Social Support
social support
Health
83 Citations (Scopus)

Replication in Prevention Science

Valentine, J. C., Biglan, A., Boruch, R. F., Castro, F., Collins, L. M., Flay, B. R., Kellam, S., Mościcki, E. K. & Schinke, S. P., Jun 2011, In : Prevention Science. 12, 2, p. 103-117 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Research
Hope
Public Health
Knowledge Bases
Motivation
10 Citations (Scopus)
Acculturation
Substance-Related Disorders
Alcohols
Protective Factors
1 Citation (Scopus)

Tuberculosis in Mexicans: Learning from the past to provide lessons for the present

Balcazar, H. & Castro, F., Jul 1 2011, In : American Journal of Public Health. 101, 7, p. 1211-1212 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20th Century History
Emigration and Immigration
Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Tuberculosis
Learning
30 Citations (Scopus)

Using Community Based Participatory Research to Create a Culturally Grounded Intervention for Parents and Youth to Prevent Risky Behaviors

Bermúdez Parsai, M., Castro, F., Marsiglia, F., Harthun, M. L. & Valdez, H., 2011, In : Prevention Science. 12, 1, p. 34-47 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Community-Based Participatory Research
Parents
Education
Focus Groups
Curriculum
2010
118 Citations (Scopus)

A methodology for conducting integrative mixed methods research and data analyses

Castro, F., Kellison, J. G., Boyd, S. J. & Kopak, A., 2010, In : Journal of Mixed Methods Research. 4, 4, p. 342-360 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mixed Methods
Methodology
methodology
Visibility
Modality
233 Citations (Scopus)

Issues and challenges in the design of culturally adapted evidence-based interventions

Castro, F., Barrera, M. & Holleran Steiker, L. K., Apr 27 2010, In : Annual Review of Clinical Psychology. 6, p. 213-239 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Research
Direction compound
29 Citations (Scopus)

Lifetime segmented assimilation trajectories and health outcomes in latino and other community residents

Castro, F., Marsiglia, F., Kulis, S. & Kellison, J. G., Apr 1 2010, In : American Journal of Public Health. 100, 4, p. 669-676 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Health
Exercise
Acculturation
Growth
2009
9 Citations (Scopus)

Cultural predictors of physical and mental health status among Mexican American women: A mediation model

Dinh, K. T., Castro, F., Tein, J-Y. & Kim, S. Y., Mar 2009, In : American Journal of Community Psychology. 43, 1-2, p. 35-48 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Status
health status
mediation
Mental Health
mental health
45 Citations (Scopus)

Ecodevelopmental contexts for preventing type 2 diabetes in Latino and other racial/ethnic minority populations

Castro, F., Shaibi, G. & Boehm-Smith, E., Feb 2009, In : Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 32, 1, p. 89-105 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Population
Minority Groups
Diabetes Complications
61 Citations (Scopus)

Ethnic pride, traditional family values, and acculturation in early cigarette and alcohol use among latino adolescents

Castro, F., Stein, J. A. & Bentler, P. M., Jul 2009, In : Journal of Primary Prevention. 30, 3-4, p. 265-292 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acculturation
Hispanic Americans
Tobacco Products
Alcohols
Smoking
7 Citations (Scopus)

Moderators of physical activity in hispanic women

Keller, C., Fleury, J., Castro, F., Ainsworth, B. & Perez, A., 2009, In : Hispanic Health Care International. 7, 2, p. 60-71 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Exercise
Age Factors
Social Support
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
2008
17 Citations (Scopus)

A dialogue regarding cultural adaptation of interventions

Holleran Steiker, L. K., Castro, F., Kumpfer, K., Marsiglia, F., Coard, S. & Hopson, L. M., Jun 13 2008, In : Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions. 8, 1, p. 154-162 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dialogue
1 Citation (Scopus)

Personal and ecological contexts for understanding the health of immigrants

Castro, F., Nov 1 2008, In : American Journal of Public Health. 98, 11, p. 1933 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acculturation
Health Services Accessibility
Vulnerable Populations
Health Promotion
Social Support
4 Citations (Scopus)

Risk factors for distress in the adolescent children of HIV-positive and HIV-negative drug-abusing fathers

Brook, D. W., Brook, J. S., Rubenstone, E., Zhang, C., Castro, F. & Tiburcio, N., Mar 2008, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. 20, 1, p. 93-100 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fathers
father
HIV
adolescent
drug
2007
34 Citations (Scopus)

Cultural traditions as "protective factors" among Latino children of illicit drug users

Castro, F., Garfinkle, J., Naranjo, D., Rollins, M., Brook, J. S. & Brook, D. W., Mar 2007, In : Substance Use and Misuse. 42, 4, p. 621-642 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Street Drugs
Drug Users
Hispanic Americans
drug
Social Responsibility
25 Citations (Scopus)

Is acculturation really detrimental to health?

Castro, F., Jan 7 2007, In : American Journal of Public Health. 97, 7, p. 1162 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acculturation
Health
3 Citations (Scopus)

Relapse Prevention with Hispanic and Other Racial/Ethnic Populations. Can Cultural Resilience Promote Relapse Prevention?

Castro, F., Nichols, E. & Kater, K., 2007, Therapist's Guide to Evidence-Based Relapse Prevention. Elsevier Inc., p. 259-292 34 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Secondary Prevention
Hispanic Americans
Substance-Related Disorders
Population
Ego
Amphetamine-Related Disorders
Substance Abuse Treatment Centers
Evidence-Based Medicine
Clinical Protocols
Sexual Behavior
23 Citations (Scopus)

Traditions and Alcohol Use: A Mixed-Methods Analysis

Castro, F. & Coe, K., Oct 2007, In : Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology. 13, 4, p. 269-284 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pregnancy
alcohol
Alcohols
small town
Alcohol Abstinence
2006
102 Citations (Scopus)

A heuristic framework for the cultural adaptation of interventions

Barrera, M. & Castro, F., Dec 2006, In : Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice. 13, 4, p. 311-316 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heuristics