Cameron Wild

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Perceived coercion among clients entering substance abuse treatment: structural and psychological determinants
    T C Wild
    Addiction Research Foundation, London, Ontario, Canada
    Addict Behav 23:81-95. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Compulsory substance abuse treatment: an overview of recent findings and issues
    T Cameron Wild
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies and Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Eur Addict Res 8:84-93. 2002
  3. pmc Enhancing screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment among socioeconomically disadvantaged patients: study protocol for a knowledge exchange intervention involving patients and physicians
    Ginetta Salvalaggio
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta, 1702 College Plaza, Edmonton, AB T6G 2C8, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:108. 2013
  4. pmc Barriers to accessing highly active antiretroviral therapy by HIV-positive women attending an antenatal clinic in a regional hospital in western Uganda
    Putu Duff
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Canada
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:37. 2010
  5. pmc Risk factors for methamphetamine use in youth: a systematic review
    Kelly Russell
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 8:48. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Controlled study of brief personalized assessment-feedback for drinkers interested in self-help
    T Cameron Wild
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Addiction 102:241-50. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Drinking patterns and problems: a search for meaningful interdisciplinary studies
    T Cameron Wild
    Addiction and Mental Health Research Laboratory, University of Alberta, 13 133 Clinical Sciences Building, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G3, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 35:83-8. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Personal drinking and sociocultural drinking norms: a representative population study
    T Cameron Wild
    Addiction and Mental Health Research Laboratory, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Stud Alcohol 63:469-75. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Social control and coercion in addiction treatment: towards evidence-based policy and practice
    T Cameron Wild
    Uiversity of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Addiction 101:40-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Perceived vulnerability to alcohol-related harm in young adults: independent effects of risky alcohol use and drinking motives
    T C Wild
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 9:117-25. 2001

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint Perceived coercion among clients entering substance abuse treatment: structural and psychological determinants
    T C Wild
    Addiction Research Foundation, London, Ontario, Canada
    Addict Behav 23:81-95. 1998
    ..Instead, results support self-determination theory (Deci & Ryan, 1985), which proposes that multiple social and psychological events promote perceived coercion by undermining personal autonomy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Compulsory substance abuse treatment: an overview of recent findings and issues
    T Cameron Wild
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies and Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Eur Addict Res 8:84-93. 2002
    ..Directions for future research are discussed...
  3. pmc Enhancing screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment among socioeconomically disadvantaged patients: study protocol for a knowledge exchange intervention involving patients and physicians
    Ginetta Salvalaggio
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta, 1702 College Plaza, Edmonton, AB T6G 2C8, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:108. 2013
    ..This knowledge translation project developed and evaluated a group of patient and health care provider resources designed to enhance the capacity of health care providers to use SBIRT and improve patient engagement with health care...
  4. pmc Barriers to accessing highly active antiretroviral therapy by HIV-positive women attending an antenatal clinic in a regional hospital in western Uganda
    Putu Duff
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Canada
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:37. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Risk factors for methamphetamine use in youth: a systematic review
    Kelly Russell
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 8:48. 2008
    ..Results were presented separately by comparison group: low-risk (no previous drug abuse) and high-risk children (reported previous drug abuse or were recruited from a juvenile detention center)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Controlled study of brief personalized assessment-feedback for drinkers interested in self-help
    T Cameron Wild
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Addiction 102:241-50. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that problem drinkers would benefit more from the intervention than individuals who were not problem drinkers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Drinking patterns and problems: a search for meaningful interdisciplinary studies
    T Cameron Wild
    Addiction and Mental Health Research Laboratory, University of Alberta, 13 133 Clinical Sciences Building, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G3, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 35:83-8. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Personal drinking and sociocultural drinking norms: a representative population study
    T Cameron Wild
    Addiction and Mental Health Research Laboratory, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Stud Alcohol 63:469-75. 2002
    ..It was hypothesized that frequent heavy drinkers (i.e., those consuming five or more drinks at least once a week or greater in the last 12 months) would exhibit biases in sociocultural expectations for alcohol use...
  9. ncbi request reprint Social control and coercion in addiction treatment: towards evidence-based policy and practice
    T Cameron Wild
    Uiversity of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Addiction 101:40-9. 2006
    ..This paper characterizes barriers to a robust interdisciplinary analysis of social control and coercion in addiction treatment and provides directions for future research...
  10. ncbi request reprint Perceived vulnerability to alcohol-related harm in young adults: independent effects of risky alcohol use and drinking motives
    T C Wild
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 9:117-25. 2001
    ..Perceived vulnerability to alcohol-related harm is affected by problem drinking status and (independently) by the psychological functions that drinking serves...
  11. ncbi request reprint Nonresponse in a follow-up to a representative telephone survey of adult drinkers
    T C Wild
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies and Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Stud Alcohol 62:257-61. 2001
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  12. ncbi request reprint Blame and punishment for intoxicated aggression: when is the perpetrator culpable?
    T C Wild
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Addiction 93:677-87. 1998
    ..To systematically test the hypothesis that intoxicated individuals are viewed as less culpable than relatively sober individuals for engaging in aggressive behaviour...
  13. ncbi request reprint Compulsory substance-user treatment and harm reduction: a critical analysis
    T C Wild
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Subst Use Misuse 34:83-102. 1999
    ..Consequently, caution is warranted in moving toward a widespread adoption of compulsory treatment policies. [Translations are provided in the International Abstracts Section of this issue.]..
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial determinants of perceived vulnerability to harm among adult drinkers
    T C Wild
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies and Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Stud Alcohol 62:105-13. 2001
    ..We evaluated the general hypothesis that these psychosocial variables would independently affect perceived vulnerability to alcohol-related harm, over and above epidemiological risk status...
  15. pmc Ultra-brief intervention for problem drinkers: results from a randomized controlled trial
    John A Cunningham
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e48003. 2012
    ..e., targeting the population of non-treatment seeking problem drinkers)...
  16. pmc Ultra-brief intervention for problem drinkers: research protocol
    John A Cunningham
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2S1, Canada
    BMC Public Health 8:298. 2008
    ..The major objective of this study is to conduct a randomized controlled trial to establish the effectiveness of an ultra-brief, personalized feedback intervention for problem drinkers...
  17. ncbi request reprint Impact of normative feedback on problem drinkers: a small-area population study
    J A Cunningham
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Stud Alcohol 62:228-33. 2001
    ..The present study evaluated a minimal intervention that used normative feedback about population drinking to motivate changes in alcohol use...
  18. ncbi request reprint Rates of initial virological suppression and subsequent virological failure after initiating highly active antiretroviral therapy: the impact of aboriginal ethnicity and injection drug use
    L J Martin
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Curr HIV Res 8:649-58. 2010
    ..To compare rates of initial virological suppression and subsequent virological failure by Aboriginal ethnicity after starting highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Demographic, health, and behavioral factors associated with smoking in adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes
    Ronald C Plotnikoff
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Health Behav 31:13-23. 2007
    ..To identify demographic, health, and behavioral factors associated with smoking behavior in adults with diabetes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Everybody's got it, but...: situational and strategic participation in normalized HCV discourse among injection drug users in Edmonton, Canada
    Lisa Wozniak
    Addiction and Mental Health Research Laboratory, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Drug Policy 18:388-96. 2007
    ..This study explored the utility of normalization for understanding the social accommodation of HCV among street-involved injection drug users (IDUs) in a Canadian city...
  21. doi request reprint Continuity of care: validation of a self-report measure to assess client perceptions of mental health service delivery
    Anthony S Joyce
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Alberta, 1E3 24 Walter Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, 8440 112 St, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2B7, Canada
    Community Ment Health J 46:192-208. 2010
    ..Use of the measure for clinical and research purposes and its limitations are considered...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of 12-month prescription drug misuse in Alberta
    Cheryl L Currie
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, 7 30 University Terrace, Edmonton, Alberta
    Can J Psychiatry 56:27-34. 2011
    ..We examined the prevalence and correlates of prescription drug misuse (PDM) in a population-based sample of adults from Alberta...
  23. doi request reprint Evaluation of the accuracy of self-reported smoking in pregnancy when the biomarker level in an active smoker is uncertain
    Igor Burstyn
    Community and Occupational Medicine Program, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 13 103E Clinical Sciences Building, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G3, Canada
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:670-8. 2009
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  24. pmc Understanding why adolescents decide to visit family physicians: qualitative study
    Douglas Klein
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta
    Can Fam Physician 51:1660-1. 2005
    ..To understand why Canadian adolescents go or do not go to see family physicians for annual checkups using the Theory of Planned Behavior as a conceptual framework...
  25. ncbi request reprint Social pressure, coercion, and client engagement at treatment entry: a self-determination theory perspective
    T Cameron Wild
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Research Laboratory, University of Alberta, 13 133 Clinical Sciences Building, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2T3
    Addict Behav 31:1858-72. 2006
    ..18-.31, ps<.05). Results suggest that the presence of legal referral and/or social network pressures to quit, cut down, and/or enter treatment does not affect client engagement at treatment entry...
  26. ncbi request reprint Comorbid depression among untreated illicit opiate users: results from a multisite Canadian study
    T Cameron Wild
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies, University of Alberta, Edmonton
    Can J Psychiatry 50:512-8. 2005
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  27. ncbi request reprint Alcohol problems and interest in self-help: a population study of Alberta adults
    T Cameron Wild
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies and Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
    Can J Public Health 95:127-32. 2004
    ..We quantified the prevalence of alcohol problems among Alberta adults and determined relationships between sociodemographic characteristics, problem drinking status, and interest in self-help materials to reduce alcohol use...
  28. doi request reprint Reflections on community-based population health intervention and evaluation for obesity and chronic disease prevention: the Healthy Alberta Communities project
    Kim D Raine
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, 5 10, 8303 112St, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2T4, Canada
    Int J Public Health 55:679-86. 2010
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Continuity of care in mental health services: toward clarifying the construct
    Anthony S Joyce
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Alberta, Edmonton
    Can J Psychiatry 49:539-50. 2004
    ..To clarify "continuity of care" (COC), a construct associated with the delivery of services for persons suffering from severe and persistent mental illness (SPMI), with attention to the service recipient's perception of COC...
  30. pmc Illicit opioid use in Canada: comparing social, health, and drug use characteristics of untreated users in five cities (OPICAN study)
    Benedikt Fischer
    University of Toronto and Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Urban Health 82:250-66. 2005
    ..Differentiated interventions are required...
  31. ncbi request reprint Medical, demographic, and psychosocial correlates of exercise in colorectal cancer survivors: an application of self-determination theory
    Carolyn J Peddle
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, E 488 Van Vliet Center, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 16:9-17. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate medical, demographic, and psychosocial correlates of exercise in colorectal cancer survivors (CRC-S) using self-determination theory (SDT)...
  32. pmc Socio-economic status and types of childhood injury in Alberta: a population based study
    Susan J Gilbride
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 6:30. 2006
    ..This research examines relationships between socio-economic status (SES), demographics, and types of childhood injury in the province of Alberta, Canada...
  33. ncbi request reprint The influence of childhood obesity on the development of self-esteem
    F Wang
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, 650 University Terrace, 8303 112 Street, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2T4
    Health Rep 20:21-7. 2009
    ..This article examines longitudinal relationships between body weight and self-esteem in a nationally representative probability sample of Canadian children...
  34. ncbi request reprint Obtaining compliance with occupational health and safety regulations: a multilevel study using self-determination theory
    Igor Burstyn
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Environ Health Res 20:271-87. 2010
    ..Use of autonomy-supportive approaches may reduce exposure to preventable injuries at non-compliant worksites...
  35. pmc A randomized controlled trial of an internet-based intervention for alcohol abusers
    John A Cunningham
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Addiction 104:2023-32. 2009
    ..The objective of this project is to conduct a randomized controlled evaluation of the internet-based Check Your Drinking (CYD) screener ( http://www.CheckYourDrinking.net)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Using collaterals to validate self-reports of problem drinkers: any impact on client attrition and quantity of drinking reported?
    John A Cunningham
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Addict Behav 29:615-21. 2004
    ..To explore the impact of asking for a collateral on respondent attrition and the impact of providing versus not providing a collateral on self-reported drinking...
  37. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse treatment and pressures from the criminal justice system: data from a provincial client monitoring system
    Brian R Rush
    Health Systems Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Addiction 98:1119-28. 2003
    ..We also assessed whether particular subgroups may be more or less likely to be brought into treatment in this manner...
  38. ncbi request reprint Continuity of care and health outcomes among persons with severe mental illness
    Carol E Adair
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive, N W, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4N1
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1061-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between continuity of care and outcomes...
  39. ncbi request reprint Use of mental health care services by Canadians with co-occurring substance dependence and mental disorders
    Karen A Urbanoski
    Health Systems Research and Consulting, Unit T306, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 2S1
    Psychiatr Serv 58:962-9. 2007
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Patterns of opioid and cocaine co-use: a descriptive study in a Canadian sample of untreated opioid-dependent individuals
    Francesco Leri
    Department of Psychology, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences, University of Guelph, ON, Canada
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 13:303-10. 2005
    ..These findings indicate that different individuals display different patterns of opioids and cocaine co-use...
  41. ncbi request reprint Treating alcohol problems with self-help materials: a population study
    John A Cunningham
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2S1, Canada
    J Stud Alcohol 63:649-54. 2002
    ..An experimental trial was used to assess the effectiveness of a self-help book and a personalized assessment-feedback intervention, both separately and in combination with each other, in a general population survey...
  42. ncbi request reprint Autonomy (vs. sociotropy) and depressive symptoms in quitting smoking: evidence for trait-congruence and the role of gender
    J Lee Westmaas
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Addict Behav 31:1744-60. 2006
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Health and social services accessed by a cohort of Canadian illicit opioid users outside of treatment
    Lina Noël
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, Beauport, QC
    Can J Public Health 97:166-70. 2006
    ..To examine the use of social and health services by illicit opioid users outside of treatment in five Canadian cities ('OPICAN' cohort)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Effects of gender in social control of smoking cessation
    J Lee Westmaas
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 2500, USA
    Health Psychol 21:368-76. 2002
    ..Sex differences in social control strategies and perceived autonomy supportiveness of those strategies are discussed as possible explanations for these results...
  45. ncbi request reprint Perceived environment and physical activity in youth
    Allan J Fein
    Faculty of Physical Education and Health, University of Toronto, Canada
    Int J Behav Med 11:135-42. 2004
    ..14; p < .05) after taking into account the impact of these traditional predictors. These findings reinforce the need to provide and support school physical environments related to physical activity...
  46. ncbi request reprint Motivation and life events: a prospective natural history pilot study of problem drinkers in the community
    John A Cunningham
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 2S1
    Addict Behav 30:1603-6. 2005
    ..A one-year follow-up survey identified those who had made reductions in drinking. Partial correlations controlling for baseline drinking severity revealed some support for both cognitive appraisal and life events explanations of change...
  47. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and factors related to Canadian workplace health programs
    Scott MacDonald
    Centre for Addictions Research of BC, School of Health Information Science, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC
    Can J Public Health 97:121-5. 2006
    ..This study documented the prevalence and factors related to workplace health programs in Canada, including Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs), drug testing programs, and Health Promotion Programs (HPPs)...