Enza Gucciardi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Incidence of neural tube defects in Ontario, 1986-1999
    Enza Gucciardi
    University Health Network Women s Health Program, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 167:237-40. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Single-mother families in Canada
    Enza Gucciardi
    University Health Network Women s Health Program, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 95:70-3. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of two culturally competent diabetes education methods: individual versus individual plus group education in Canadian Portuguese adults with type 2 diabetes
    Enza Gucciardi
    School of Nutrition, Ryerson University, Victoria St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ethn Health 12:163-87. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of diabetes resources in adults attending a self-management education program
    Enza Gucciardi
    University Health Network Women s Health Program, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5G 2N2
    Patient Educ Couns 64:322-30. 2006
  5. pmc Factors contributing to attrition behavior in diabetes self-management programs: a mixed method approach
    Enza Gucciardi
    Ryerson University, School of Nutrition, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:33. 2008
  6. pmc Exploration of the relationship between household food insecurity and diabetes in Canada
    Enza Gucciardi
    Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Diabetes Care 32:2218-24. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Patient factors associated with attrition from a self-management education programme
    Enza Gucciardi
    Ryerson University, School of Nutrition, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:913-9. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Profiles of smokers and non-smokers with type 2 diabetes: initial visit at a diabetes education centers
    Enza Gucciardi
    Ryerson University, School of Nutrition, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 2K3
    Prim Care Diabetes 5:185-94. 2011
  9. pmc Characteristics of men and women with diabetes: observations during patients' initial visit to a diabetes education centre
    Enza Gucciardi
    School of Nutrition, Ryerson University, 350 Victoria St, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3
    Can Fam Physician 54:219-27. 2008
  10. pmc Self-management experiences among men and women with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a qualitative analysis
    Rebecca Mathew
    Northern Ontario School of Medicine, East Campus, Laurentian University, 935 Ramsey Lake Road, Sudbury, Ontario, P3E 2C6, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 13:122. 2012

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Publications20

  1. pmc Incidence of neural tube defects in Ontario, 1986-1999
    Enza Gucciardi
    University Health Network Women s Health Program, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 167:237-40. 2002
    ..We examined trends in the total NTD incidence, as detected in live births, stillbirths and therapeutic abortions, from 1986 to 1999 in Ontario...
  2. ncbi request reprint Single-mother families in Canada
    Enza Gucciardi
    University Health Network Women s Health Program, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 95:70-3. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of two culturally competent diabetes education methods: individual versus individual plus group education in Canadian Portuguese adults with type 2 diabetes
    Enza Gucciardi
    School of Nutrition, Ryerson University, Victoria St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ethn Health 12:163-87. 2007
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  4. ncbi request reprint Use of diabetes resources in adults attending a self-management education program
    Enza Gucciardi
    University Health Network Women s Health Program, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5G 2N2
    Patient Educ Couns 64:322-30. 2006
    ..To identify the types of resources used to acquire information or assistance in the management of diabetes, and to identify persons who are more or less likely to use a variety of diabetes resources...
  5. pmc Factors contributing to attrition behavior in diabetes self-management programs: a mixed method approach
    Enza Gucciardi
    Ryerson University, School of Nutrition, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:33. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to examine factors that may contribute to attrition behavior in diabetes self-management programs...
  6. pmc Exploration of the relationship between household food insecurity and diabetes in Canada
    Enza Gucciardi
    Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Diabetes Care 32:2218-24. 2009
    ..To determine the household food insecurity (HFI) prevalence in Canadians with diabetes and its relationship with diabetes management, self-care practices, and health status...
  7. ncbi request reprint Patient factors associated with attrition from a self-management education programme
    Enza Gucciardi
    Ryerson University, School of Nutrition, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:913-9. 2007
    ..To examine utilization patterns of diabetes self-management training (DSME) and identify patient factors associated with attrition from these services at an ambulatory diabetes education centre (DEC)...
  8. doi request reprint Profiles of smokers and non-smokers with type 2 diabetes: initial visit at a diabetes education centers
    Enza Gucciardi
    Ryerson University, School of Nutrition, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 2K3
    Prim Care Diabetes 5:185-94. 2011
    ..This study explores differences in psychosocial, behavioral and clinical characteristics among smoking and non-smoking individuals with diabetes attending diabetes education centers (DEC)...
  9. pmc Characteristics of men and women with diabetes: observations during patients' initial visit to a diabetes education centre
    Enza Gucciardi
    School of Nutrition, Ryerson University, 350 Victoria St, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3
    Can Fam Physician 54:219-27. 2008
    ..To determine whether men and women with type 2 diabetes have different psychosocial, behavioural, and clinical characteristics at the time of their first visit to a diabetes education centre...
  10. pmc Self-management experiences among men and women with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a qualitative analysis
    Rebecca Mathew
    Northern Ontario School of Medicine, East Campus, Laurentian University, 935 Ramsey Lake Road, Sudbury, Ontario, P3E 2C6, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 13:122. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to better understand differences in diabetes self-management, specifically needs, barriers and challenges among men and women living with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  11. pmc Will Mobile Diabetes Education Teams (MDETs) in primary care improve patient care processes and health outcomes? Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Enza Gucciardi
    Ryerson University, School of Nutrition, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, ON M5B 2 K3, Canada
    Trials 13:165. 2012
    ..This article describes the design for the evaluation of the implementation of Mobile Diabetes Education Teams (MDETs) in primary care settings in Canada...
  12. pmc Program design features that can improve participation in health education interventions
    Enza Gucciardi
    School of Nutrition Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:47. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to identify design features that may increase participation in health education interventions and evaluation surveys, and to maximize recruitment and retention efforts in a general ambulatory population...
  13. doi request reprint Determining the factors associated with health research participation
    Enza Gucciardi
    School of Nutrition, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Ambul Care Manage 33:272-84. 2010
    ..Understanding factors that influence research participation can help identify and direct efforts to improve research volunteer recruitment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gender, ethnocultural, and psychosocial barriers to diabetes self-management in Italian women and men with type 2 diabetes
    Marisa G Ponzo
    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital, ON, Canada
    Behav Med 31:153-60. 2006
    ..In conclusion, certain illness perceptions and culturally relevant gender-specific barriers should be addressed by health care providers to maximize DSM in this population. Index Terms: diabetes, diet, gender, self-management..
  15. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural perspectives on research participation and informed consent
    Paula C Barata
    Women s Health Program, University Health Network, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 62:479-90. 2006
    ..The Caribbean participants qualified their participation in research studies and repeatedly raised images of invasive research...
  16. doi request reprint Fostering successful interprofessional teamwork through an undergraduate student placement in a secondary school
    Mariella Fortugno
    School of Nutrition, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Interprof Care 27:326-32. 2013
    ..This study suggests that providing undergraduate students with interprofessional placements in an educational setting can enhance interprofessional teamwork opportunities for students of various disciplines. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Beyond adolescence exploring Canadian women and men's perception of overweight
    Enza Gucciardi
    Ryerson University, School of Nutrition, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Womens Health Issues 17:374-82. 2007
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  18. doi request reprint Exploring differences in Canadian adult men and women with Diabetes management: results from the Canadian Community Health Survey
    Margaret De Melo
    SunLife Financial Banting and Best Diabetes Clinic, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:1089. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore sex differences in diabetes self-care and medical management in the Canadian population, using a nationally representative sample...
  19. doi request reprint A systematic literature review of diabetes self-management education features to improve diabetes education in women of Black African/Caribbean and Hispanic/Latin American ethnicity
    Enza Gucciardi
    School of Nutrition, Ryerson University, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 92:235-45. 2013
    ..This systematic literature review aims to identify diabetes self-management education (DSME) features to improve diabetes education for Black African/Caribbean and Hispanic/Latin American women with Type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gender and nutrition management in type 2 diabetes
    Mildred Wong
    University of Toronto, ON
    Can J Diet Pract Res 66:215-20. 2005
    ..The literature suggests that adherence to dietary recommendations may differ between women and men with type 2 diabetes due to family obligations and spousal support...