D B Langille

Summary

Affiliation: Dalhousie University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sex differences in associations of school connectedness with adolescent sexual risk-taking in nova scotia, Canada
    Donald B Langille
    Professor, Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3H7, Canada
    J Sch Health 84:387-95. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Protective associations of school connectedness with risk of depression in Nova Scotia adolescents
    Don Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Can J Psychiatry 57:759-64. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Suicidal behaviours in adolescents in Nova Scotia, Canada: protective associations with measures of social capital
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, NS, B3H 3H7, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1549-55. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Risk of depression and multiple sexual risk-taking behaviours in adolescents in Nova Scotia, Canada
    Don Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Sex Health 9:254-60. 2012
  5. pmc Emergency contraception: knowledge and attitudes of Nova Scotian family physicians
    Donald B Langille
    Dalhousie University, Community Health and Epidemiology, 5849 University Ave, Halifax, NS B3H 4H7, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 58:548-54. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Is francophone language status associated with differences in the health services use of rural Nova Scotians?
    Donald Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 103:65-8. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Older male sexual partner as a marker for sexual risk-taking in adolescent females in Nova Scotia
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 98:86-90. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint A pilot project for chlamydia screening in adolescent females using self-testing: characteristics of participants and non-participants
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 99:117-20. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with PAP testing in adolescents in northern Nova Scotia
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Clinical Research Centre, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 97:183-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic factors and adolescent sexual activity and behaviour in Nova Scotia
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Clinical Research Centre, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 96:313-8. 2005

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Sex differences in associations of school connectedness with adolescent sexual risk-taking in nova scotia, Canada
    Donald B Langille
    Professor, Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3H7, Canada
    J Sch Health 84:387-95. 2014
    ..Understanding any such differences could contribute to better supporting the school environment to promote youth sexual health...
  2. ncbi request reprint Protective associations of school connectedness with risk of depression in Nova Scotia adolescents
    Don Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Can J Psychiatry 57:759-64. 2012
    ..To determine whether school connectedness demonstrated an independent protective association with risk of depression in students in grades 10 to 12 attending a high school in a rural community in southwestern Nova Scotia...
  3. doi request reprint Suicidal behaviours in adolescents in Nova Scotia, Canada: protective associations with measures of social capital
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, NS, B3H 3H7, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1549-55. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Risk of depression and multiple sexual risk-taking behaviours in adolescents in Nova Scotia, Canada
    Don Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Sex Health 9:254-60. 2012
    ..We tested associations between multiple sexual risk-taking and risk of depression, controlling for other factors, including social capital, in high school students in Nova Scotia, Canada...
  5. pmc Emergency contraception: knowledge and attitudes of Nova Scotian family physicians
    Donald B Langille
    Dalhousie University, Community Health and Epidemiology, 5849 University Ave, Halifax, NS B3H 4H7, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 58:548-54. 2012
    ..To determine the extent to which Nova Scotian FPs prescribe and provide emergency contraceptive pills (ECPs) and to explore their knowledge of and attitudes toward ECPs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Is francophone language status associated with differences in the health services use of rural Nova Scotians?
    Donald Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 103:65-8. 2012
    ..We examined whether francophones in one Nova Scotia (NS) community showed different patterns of health service use from anglophones in similar rural communities, or the NS population overall...
  7. ncbi request reprint Older male sexual partner as a marker for sexual risk-taking in adolescent females in Nova Scotia
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 98:86-90. 2007
    ..To examine age differences between Nova Scotia women aged 15-19 and their male sexual partners, and to determine if those adolescents with older partners were more likely to have engaged in sexual risk-taking behaviours...
  8. ncbi request reprint A pilot project for chlamydia screening in adolescent females using self-testing: characteristics of participants and non-participants
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 99:117-20. 2008
    ..The objectives of this pilot study were to determine the extent of uptake, reasons for being/not being screened, and whether students at risk would be more likely to be screened...
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with PAP testing in adolescents in northern Nova Scotia
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Clinical Research Centre, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 97:183-6. 2006
    ..To determine relationships of socio-economic factors and contraceptive behaviours with PAP testing in sexually active women aged 15-19 who had received physician services in northern Nova Scotia in the previous year...
  10. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic factors and adolescent sexual activity and behaviour in Nova Scotia
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Clinical Research Centre, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 96:313-8. 2005
    ..Little is known about associations of adolescents' socio-economic status (SES) and their sexual activity and risk behaviours. This study examined these associations in Nova Scotia adolescents aged 15-19...
  11. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in knowledge about chlamydia among rural high school students in Nova Scotia, Canada
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 1V7, Canada
    Sex Health 6:11-4. 2009
    ..STI account for 20% of cases of infertility in Canada and 42% of ectopic pregnancies are attributable to previous chlamydia infection. Despite the importance of this infection, little is understood about young people's knowledge of it...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association of socio-economic factors with health risk behaviours among high school students in rural Nova Scotia
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Centre for Clinical Research, 5790 University Avenue, Halifax, NS B3H 1V7
    Can J Public Health 94:442-7. 2003
    ..To determine the association of socio-economic (SES) factors with risk behaviours among adolescents...
  13. doi request reprint Associations of sexual risk-taking with having intercourse before 15 years in adolescent females in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H3H7, Canada
    Sex Health 7:199-204. 2010
    ..This study was carried out to determine whether having first vaginal intercourse before 15 years of age is independently associated with sexual risk behaviours in Canadian female adolescents aged from 15 to 19 years...
  14. ncbi request reprint Knowledge and use of emergency postcoital contraception by female students at a high school in Nova Scotia
    D B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 91:29-32. 2000
    ..Community members wanted information about adolescent females' knowledge and use of emergency contraception (EC). The study was done to meet this need...
  15. ncbi request reprint Contraception among young women attending high school in rural Nova Scotia
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, NS B3H 3H7
    Can J Public Health 93:461-4. 2002
    ..To examine contraceptive methods used by rural adolescent women and socio-demographic factors associated with not using effective contraception...
  16. ncbi request reprint Nova Scotia high school students' interactions with physicians for sexual health information and services
    D B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 92:219-22. 2001
    ..To support a community effort to establish a health service in a Nova Scotia high school, adolescents' sexual behaviours and use of physicians for sexual health services were assessed...
  17. pmc Teenage pregnancy: trends, contributing factors and the physician's role
    Donald B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    CMAJ 176:1601-2. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint Sexual health knowledge of students at a high school in Nova Scotia
    D B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 89:85-9. 1998
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  19. ncbi request reprint A comparison of factors used by physicians and patients in the selection of antidepressant agents
    David M Gardner
    Department of Psychiatry and the College of Pharmacy, Dalhousie University, QEII HSC, AJLB 7517, 5909 Veterans Memorial Way, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 2E2
    Psychiatr Serv 58:34-40. 2007
    ..The authors therefore identified, valued, and ranked factors of antidepressant treatment selection that are relevant to patients and compared them with the opinions of general practitioners...
  20. ncbi request reprint Responses of rural family physicians and their colleague and coworker raters to a multi-source feedback process: a pilot study
    Joan M Sargeant
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Acad Med 78:S42-4. 2003
    ..To describe responses of family physicians, their medical colleagues, and coworker raters to a multisource feedback assessment process...
  21. ncbi request reprint Use of school-based health centres for mental health support in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
    Magdalena Szumilas
    Dalhousie University and IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Can J Psychiatry 55:319-28. 2010
    ..To determine whether students with self-reported needs for mental health support used school-based health centres (SBHCs) for this purpose...
  22. ncbi request reprint Implementing a communication skills programme in medical school: needs assessment and programme change
    Toni Suzuki Laidlaw
    Division of Medical Education, Dalhousie University, Clinical Research Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Med Educ 36:115-24. 2002
    ..To assess the state of formal and informal CST at Dalhousie Medical School a needs assessment was undertaken in 1997 with the goal of using these findings to plan and implement a new communication skills curriculum...
  23. pmc Knowledge and awareness of risk factors for cardiovascular disease among Canadians 55 to 74 years of age: results from the Canadian Heart Health Surveys, 1986-1992
    S A Kirkland
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    CMAJ 161:S10-6. 1999
    ..The Canadian Heart Health Surveys database provides a unique resource to examine knowledge and awareness of cardiovascular risk factors in older Canadians...
  24. ncbi request reprint Faculty attitudes towards medical communication and their perceptions of students' communication skills training at Dalhousie University
    D B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Med Educ 35:548-54. 2001
    ..Despite this evidence that faculty appreciate the importance of medical communication skills, many assessed students' training in this curriculum area as poor...
  25. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behaviours among adolescents in northern Nova Scotia
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Can J Public Health 94:207-11. 2003
    ..To estimate the 12-month prevalence of suicidal behaviours by gender and to investigate the gender-specific factors associated with suicidal behaviours and to describe health service utilization by suicidal adolescents...
  26. ncbi request reprint Socio-cultural influences on young people's sexual development
    Jean A Shoveller
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, James Mather Building, 5804 Fairview Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Soc Sci Med 59:473-87. 2004
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  27. pmc Far from ideal: weight perception, weight control, and associated risky behaviour of adolescent girls in Nova Scotia
    Sarah Jane Cook
    University of Ottawa, Ontario
    Can Fam Physician 53:678-84. 2007
    ..To examine the prevalence of weight-related concerns, unhealthy weight-control behaviour, and associated risky behaviour among adolescent girls, and to ascertain whether these girls had discussed a healthy weight with their physicians...
  28. ncbi request reprint Mental health services received by depressed persons who visited general practitioners and family doctors
    Jianli Wang
    Department of psychiatry of the faculty of medicine at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 54:878-83. 2003
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