Rosa Meda

Rosa Meda
University of Guadalajara | UDG · Departamento de Psicología Básica

Doctor of Psychology

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El aumento demográfico de adultos mayores se está presentando acompañado de condiciones socioeconómicas y de salud desfavorables, que afectan su calidad de vida. Esta situación puede paliarse a través del marco del envejecimiento activo, el cual aporta lineamientos alternativos que pueden resultar eficaces para contrarrestarlos. La Organización Mun...
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Resilience has been reported to be a protective psychological variable of mental health; however, little is known about its role in COVID-19 survivors. Thus, in this study, we aimed to evaluate the levels of depression, anxiety, stress, traumatic impact, and resilience associated with COVID-19, as well as to investigate the role of resilience as a...
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Our objective was to perform two studies: a cross-sectional study in order to identify the main psychological variables associated to treatment adherence in rheumatoid arthritis and an intervention based on psychoeducation to assess its impact on the variables identified in the first study. We measured treatment adherence, self-efficacy, beliefs ab...
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Depression and anxiety are highly prevalent psychological disorders in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) that have a negative clinical impact. The purpose of our study was to identify factors associated with the presence of depression and anxiety, in a sample of ESRD patients treated with hemodialysis. We included 187 patients from two dialysis facili...
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Background: Work engagement is defined as a positive, fulfilling, work-related state of mind characterized by vigor, dedication, and absorption. Even though volunteers at hospitals are deeply engaged in their unpaid work, there are no quick tools for measuring work engagement among these volunteers. The Ultra-short UWES-3 is a valuable research too...
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Introducción: El distanciamiento social y la cuarentena han probado tener efectos negativos en la salud mental de las poblaciones, a saber: miedo, ansiedad, depresión y sintomatología de estrés postraumático. La resiliencia emerge como variable amortiguadora del impacto. El objetivo del estudio fue comparar el impacto psicológico del COVID-19 en va...
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Objectives The Five Facet Mindfulness Questionnaire (FFMQ) is a popular self-report instrument for mindfulness assessment. However, several studies report mixed evidence regarding its reliability and validity. While recent replication studies have shown several issues regarding its latent structure, first-order facets seemed to replicate successful...
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Introducción: El concepto de personalidad resistente tal como lo propone Kobasa queda definido por tres dimensiones, a saber: compromiso, control y reto. Moreno-Jiménez y cols., (2014) diseñaron y validaron el Cuestionario de Personalidad Resistente (CPR) en trabajadores españoles y este instrumento se ha adaptado y validado en diferentes países la...
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The population’s behavioral responses to containment and precautionary measures during the COVID-19 pandemic have played a fundamental role in controlling the contagion. A comparative analysis of precautionary behaviors in the region was carried out. A total of 1184 people from Mexico, Colombia, Chile, Cuba, and Guatemala participated through an on...
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The objective of this study was to extract personality prototypes from general population of Mexico and to compare subjective health indicators between these prototypes. Participants were 994 individuals (aged 14 to 63 years). Five personality traits (Neuroticism, Extraversion, Openness, Conscientiousness, and Agreeableness) were assessed with the...
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El objetivo de este estudio fue la validación del “Índice de calidad de vida, versión en español” (QLI-Sp), con una muestra no aleatoria de 3384 estudiantes del nivel técnico y universitario que informaron estar sanos, además, se recogieron datos de 386 estudiantes que informaron tener hipertensión. Se utilizó una batería de pruebas psicológicas qu...
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This work constitutes an exploratory study during the second and third phases of COVID-19 in Mexico, characterized by local transmission and untraceable cases, respectively, with an incidental sample of 666 participants. The 21-item Depression Anxiety Stress Scale was used to assess depression, anxiety and stress associated to COVID-19. Additionall...
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Background: To date, no studies have used hypnosis to examine and manage the potential emotional causes of multiple sclerosis (MS) in the scientific field; therefore, we decided to compare the effectiveness of hypnoanalysis and guided imagery for determining and manage these emotional causes. Methods: Fifteen participants with severe MS were inc...
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Resumen-El estrés, la ansiedad y la depresión son estados emocionales alterados que representan serios problemas de salud pública. Por lo tanto, se han realizado investigaciones desde diversos enfoques. Dichas alteraciones se presentan en situaciones vitales e implican cambios importantes en la persona, quien para superarlas debe reajustarse a las...
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Introducción. Los pacientes candidatos a cirugía cardiaca constituyen una población en riesgo de manifestar diversas alteraciones psicológicas; aunque cabe señalar que dichos cambios han demostrado ser modificables mediante programas de intervención, tales como la psicoeducación. Objetivo. Evaluar la eficacia de un programa psicoeducativo para dism...
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Objective: To measure personal, medical and psychological positive and negative variables and to determine their relation with somatization in a sample of health sciences students. Subjects and methods: A total of 594 (34.43%) of the 1725 health science students of a public university answered an online survey with personal and medical information...
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El abordaje de factores salutogénicos en la enfermedad renal crónica (ERC), representauna opción para la comprensión y tratamiento de aspectos psicológicos en el padecimiento.La resiliencia percibida como factor que permite potenciar y afrontar situacionesadversas, ha sido planteada como un componente de interés psicológico en elámbito de los pacie...
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The purpose of this systematic review was to identify the studies carried out through time referring to the quality of life of university students with disabilities, instruments used to measure it, as well as the setting where those were applied. The search was done through EBSCO, SAGE Journals, SCOPUS, and RedALyC databases, and studies from 1994...
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Background: This research article addresses the relationships among personality, risk perception, and health perception. The personality construct has been one of the main topics of research in psychology throughout history and is understood as the set of traits or cognitive, affective and behavioral characteristics that an individual possesses. I...
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Los objetivos del presente estudio fueron identificar variables protectoras y de riesgo para la depresión y conocer cuáles de éstas discriminan entre universitarios con ideación suicida (IS) y aquellos quienes no la tienen, además de discriminar niveles de ideación. La muestra estuvo conformada por 1825 universitarios (570 varones y 1255 mujeres) d...
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Los trastornos de personalidad comórbidos al consumo de sustancias generan recaídas y deterioro funcional. La evaluación temprana permite formular objetivos terapéuticos adecuados. Objetivo: Establecer la frecuencia de recaída a cuatro meses de seguimiento en pacientes consumidores de sustancias con trastornos de personalidad. Método: Se utilizó la...
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Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the main factors associated to a diminished health-related quality of life (HRQoL) evaluated by INCAVISA (Health-Related Quality of Life Inventory for Latin American Patients) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Methods: Female, 18 years or older, RA (American College of Rheumatology 19...
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p>The purpose of this study has been to analyze the implications that the age and the cultural factors associated with the nationality, to submit to the relationship between social support and depression. With this goal, has interviewed a total sample of 1503 persons of adult age (young people, adults and elderly) belonging to Spain, Cuba and Mexic...
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RESUMEN OBJETIVO: conocer la estructura factorial del GHQ-12 en México y explorar su utilidad para identificar a personas que perciben tener problemas de salud. METODO: participaron 1093 adultos sin diagnóstico de enfermedades crónicas; 462 fueron varones, con una edad media de 32.2 años (DT=13.2) y 631 mujeres, con una edad media de 29.1 años (DT=...
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Introduction: The relationship between social support and depression has been investigated since different point of views, such as on stress situations, with personality variables, in diseases, its functions and also in relation to age, sex and culture. But, there are few studies that take into consideration the group implications of sex, age and t...
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INTRODUCCIÓN: Existe evidencia de relación entre factores emocionales y el consumo de drogas. Sin embargo, al menos la competencia emocional y el compartimiento social de las emociones en usuarios de cocaína no han sido estudiados con anterioridad, en parte debido a la reciente generación de las herramientas para su medición. OBJETIVO: Evaluar las...
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The aim of the present study was to analyze the psychometric properties of the Five Facets Mindfulness Questionnaire in Mexico (FFMQ-M) solving previous methodological limitations. A transversal study was carried out with 1210 Mexican students and a multigroup confirmatory factor analysis was performed in Mplus 7.0. A confirmatory factor analysis i...
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Introduction: The relationship between social support and depression has been investigated since different point of views, such as on stress situations, with personality variables, in diseases, its functions and also in relation to age, sex and culture. But, there are few studies that take into consideration the group implications of sex, age and t...
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The aim of the present study was to analyze the psychometric properties of the Five Facets Mindfulness Questionnaire in Mexico (FFMQ-M) solving previous methodological limitations. A transversal study was carried out with 1210 Mexican students and a multigroup confirmatory factor analysis was performed in Mplus 7.0. A confirmatory factor analysis i...
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The use of the NEO-FFI to evaluate the personality through the five factor model is a widespread practice in several countries. Limitations have been reported in the factor structure and internal consistency of the NEO-FFI in different populations, but not for the Mexican one. The study was developed to analyze the validity factor of the NEO-FFI us...
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Introduction Current evidence suggests a relationship between emotional factors and drugs consumption, although at least both emotional competence and social magazine of emotions have not been studied in cocaine users, in part due to the recent generation of tools for their measure. Objective To evaluate the psychometric properties of the Toronto A...
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Objective: To explore the relationship between the sources and types of instrumental support provided to women with breast zancer, with changes in roles and daily activities in patients and their relatives. Methods: Qualitative study focused on the ethnography of 9 patients with nreast cancer. Through MAXQDA v10 software, we did a thematic analysis...
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Objective: To explore the relationship between the sources and types of instrumental support provided to women with breast zancer, with changes in roles and daily activities in patients and their relatives.
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El 11 de marzo de 2004 Madrid sufrió el mayor ataque terrorista de su historia. Cientos de personas vivieron ese día un suceso traumático. Pocas personas negarían que el accidente de un ser querido es un trauma para muchas familias, sin embargo, es menos frecuente que la gente reconozca que el accidente de un ser querido también pueda suponer un tr...
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Con la investigación buscamos determinar la relación entre el nivel de Bienesta Subjetivo y los Estilos de Afrontamiento al Estrés en adolescentes y jóvenes de Colima, México. En el estudio participaron 436 estudiantes con rango de edad de 15 a 24 años. Para recabar la información utilizamos la escala de Modos de Afrontamiento de Lazarus y Folkman...
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The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between the level of subjective well-being and stress coping styles in adolescents and young adults from Colima, México. A descriptive correlational study was conducted involving 436 participants, all of whom were high- school or undergraduate students. Data were collected using the Ways of Co...
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State-Trait Depression Inventory ( IDERE) is a self-evaluating inventory designed to evaluate depression as a state and as a trait. This work set a goal to study its usefulness to identify cases in which clinical depression –based on the DSM-IV criteria- are estimated. The sample was made up of 1984 individuals from four countries: 503 Spaniards, 3...
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State-Trait Depression Inventory (IDERE) is a self-evaluating inventory designed to evaluate depression as a state and as a trait. This work set a goal to study its usefulness to identify cases in which clinical depression -based on the DSM-IV criteria- are estimated. The sample was made up of 1984 individuals from four countries: 503 Spaniards, 33...
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The concept of secondary traumatic stress refers to a process whereby "an individual who observes the suffering of another, parallel experience the same emotional responses to actual or anticipated emotions of another person," Moreno, Morante, Rodríguez & Garrosa (2004). Based in this model Moreno, Garrosa, Morante, Rodríguez & Losada (2004b) desig...
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The concept of secondary traumatic stress refers to a process whereby "an individual who observes the suffering of another, parallel experience the same emotional responses to actual or anticipated emotions of another person," Moreno, Morante, Rodríguez & Garrosa (2004). Based in this model Moreno, Garrosa, Morante, Rodríguez & Losada (2004b) desig...
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A study of the effect of educating four- to six-year-old children in mosquito control was recently conducted in a city in the state of Jalisco, western Mexico. Four neighborhood districts were selected. Children attending one kindergarten in each of two experimental districts were taught mosquito control with a video from the American Mosquito Cont...
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To determine the prevalence of disability in Basic Activities of Daily Living and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (ADL and IADL, respectively), as well as associated factors in the Mexican community-dwelling elderly population. This is a cross-sectional study of a population 60 years and older who live in the State of Jalisco (Mexico). A to...
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The mood disorders are characterized by alterations in the person's general emotional state. Depression is one of the most common mood disorders experienced by elderly. Depression in elderly has different characteristics than in other life cycle stages. In the process of aging, physical changes can be confused with depressive symptoms. The physiolo...
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Studying the structure of an instrument is part of the research and its internal validity since it allows for assessing the level whereby the components of a test make up the build intended to be gauged as all interpretations will be based on it. In a preliminary study of IDERE, a complex factorial structure that hadn’t been originally foreseen was...
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El objetivo de este trabajo fue evaluar los factores que modifican la calidad de vida en profesores universitarios. Para ello, se realizó un estudio transversal con una muestra de 189 sujetos para analizar dichos factores, relativos al sexo, salario, estatus laboral y estado de salud. Estos datos fueron obtenidos utilizando una ficha de información...
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Este estudio explora la validez factorial del Maslach Burnout Inventory en una muestra de 454 psicólogos mexicanos. Se investigó la fiabilidad del MBI y su estructura factorial. Tanto los análisis factoriales exploratorios como los confirmatorios indican que el modelo original de tres factores del MBI muestra un buen ajuste a los datos, al igual qu...
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El termino ¿calidad de vida¿ es un constructo de gran relevancia en las ciencias humanas y de la conducta, particularmente en la psicología de la salud, y permite explicar las condiciones y estilos de vida de las personas; por ello, se consideró de valor científico construir, validar y establecer la confiabilidad de un instrumento de medición psico...
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The aim of the current study was to test the factorial validity Of the Burnout of Psychologist Inventory (IBP) in a sample of Mexican professionals. The sample consisted of 454 Mexican psychologists. For this, a factor analysis using principal components and Obtimin rotation and a confirmatory factor analysis was carried out. The internal consisten...
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A pesar de que el síndrome de burnout ha sido sistemáticamente estudiado en numerosos países europeos, hasta la fecha apenas si ha habido investigación al respecto en Sudamérica. Los objetivos del presente estudio fueron, en consecuencia, examinar la prevalencia del burnout en 454 psicólogos mexicanos e identificar las variables sociodemográficas a...
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El objetivo de este estudio fue examinar la validez factorial del Inventario de Burnout de Psicólogos (IBP) en una muestra de profesionales mexicanos. Los participantes fueron 454psicólogos mexicanos. Para ello se realizó en primer lugar un análisis factorial mediante Componentes Principales y rotación Oblimin y posteriormente un análisis factorial...

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Medir las respuestas psicosociales y clínicas en México a la epidemia COVID 19 analizando posibles factores de riesgo y protección a fin de aportar información que pueda ayudar a los responsables sociales a abordar el evento.