E A Walker

Summary

Affiliation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Measuring comparative risk perceptions in an urban minority population: the risk perception survey for diabetes
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Medicine Endocrinology Diabetes Research Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:103-10. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Dissemination of diabetes care guidelines: lessons learned from community health centers
    E A Walker
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Diabetes Research and Training Center, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Diabetes Educ 27:101-10. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Understanding and enhancing adherence in adults with diabetes
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Prevention and Control Division, Diabetes Research and Training Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 3:141-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk perception for developing diabetes: comparative risk judgments of physicians
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Diabetes Research Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2543-8. 2003
  5. pmc Telephone intervention to promote diabetic retinopathy screening among the urban poor
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:185-91. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Vision is precious: a successful behavioral intervention to increase the rate of screening for diabetic retinopathy for inner-city adults
    Hollie L Jones
    The Diabetes Research Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:118-26. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Measurements of medication adherence in diabetic patients with poorly controlled HbA(1c)
    H W Cohen
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Diabet Med 27:210-6. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Risk perception and its association with cardiac risk and health behaviors among urban minority adults: the Bronx Coronary Risk Perception study
    Janice M Barnhart
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Belfer 1306A, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Health Promot 23:339-42. 2009
  9. pmc Results of a successful telephonic intervention to improve diabetes control in urban adults: a randomized trial
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Department of Medicine and Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:2-7. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of research on culturally relevant issues for Hispanics with diabetes
    Arlene Caban
    Department of Medicine Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Mazer Room 208, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Diabetes Educ 32:584-95. 2006

Research Grants

  1. EVALUATING ALTERNATE RETINOPATHY SCREENING INTERVENTIONS
    Elizabeth Walker; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Improving Diabetes Medication, Adherence and Outcomes
    Elizabeth Walker; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Bronx A1c: Bring it Down for Health
    Elizabeth Walker; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Measuring comparative risk perceptions in an urban minority population: the risk perception survey for diabetes
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Medicine Endocrinology Diabetes Research Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:103-10. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess comparative risk perceptions related to diabetes complications and their associations with patient characteristics in an urban minority sample...
  2. ncbi request reprint Dissemination of diabetes care guidelines: lessons learned from community health centers
    E A Walker
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Diabetes Research and Training Center, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Diabetes Educ 27:101-10. 2001
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the impact of a provider problem-based learning (PBL) intervention on screening for complications of diabetes in community health centers...
  3. ncbi request reprint Understanding and enhancing adherence in adults with diabetes
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Prevention and Control Division, Diabetes Research and Training Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 3:141-8. 2003
    ..Much more behavioral research in diabetes is needed in order to significantly improve the health and quality of life in this population...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk perception for developing diabetes: comparative risk judgments of physicians
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Diabetes Research Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2543-8. 2003
    ..To assess personal risk perceptions for developing diabetes among practicing physicians...
  5. pmc Telephone intervention to promote diabetic retinopathy screening among the urban poor
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:185-91. 2008
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Vision is precious: a successful behavioral intervention to increase the rate of screening for diabetic retinopathy for inner-city adults
    Hollie L Jones
    The Diabetes Research Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:118-26. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Measurements of medication adherence in diabetic patients with poorly controlled HbA(1c)
    H W Cohen
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Diabet Med 27:210-6. 2010
    ..To assess pharmacy claims and self-report data as measures of medication adherence and to describe baseline characteristics of subjects in the Improving Diabetes Outcomes Study...
  8. doi request reprint Risk perception and its association with cardiac risk and health behaviors among urban minority adults: the Bronx Coronary Risk Perception study
    Janice M Barnhart
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Belfer 1306A, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Health Promot 23:339-42. 2009
    ..Examine the relationship among risk perceptions, health behaviors, and a measure for actual risk of coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  9. pmc Results of a successful telephonic intervention to improve diabetes control in urban adults: a randomized trial
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Department of Medicine and Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:2-7. 2011
    ..To compare the effectiveness of a telephonic and a print intervention over 1 year to improve diabetes control in low-income urban adults...
  10. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of research on culturally relevant issues for Hispanics with diabetes
    Arlene Caban
    Department of Medicine Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Mazer Room 208, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Diabetes Educ 32:584-95. 2006
    ..The purpose of this review is to provide a description of current research on culturally relevant issues among Hispanics subgroups with diabetes throughout the United States...
  11. ncbi request reprint Multigenerational timeline and understanding of diabetes and self-care
    Melissa Scollan-Koliopoulos
    UMDNJ, New Jersey Medical School, Department of Medicine, Newark, NJ 07101 1709, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 23:62-77. 2009
    ..06, F = 3.3, p = .04). The perceptions were not associated with other self-care behaviors. Findings illuminate effects of time line and understanding of diabetes in patients with family history of diabetes...
  12. ncbi request reprint The context of a legacy of diabetes: correlates of self-care behavior
    Melissa Scollan-Koliopoulos
    School of Nursing, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 65 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07101, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:315-24. 2007
    ..Assessing recollections of a family member's self-care behavior may provide insight into what patients learn from family members with diabetes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Risk perception for diabetes among women with histories of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Catherine Kim
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:2281-6. 2007
    ..To examine risk perception for diabetes among women with histories of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Behavioral science research in the prevention of diabetes : status and opportunities
    Edwin B Fisher
    Departments of Psychology, Medicine, and Pediatrics, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:599-606. 2002
    ....
  15. pmc Depression symptoms and antidepressant medicine use in Diabetes Prevention Program participants
    Richard R Rubin
    Diabetes Prevention Program Coordinating Center, Biostatistics Center, 6110 Executive Boulevard, Suite 750, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:830-7. 2005
    ....
  16. pmc Adherence to preventive medications: predictors and outcomes in the Diabetes Prevention Program
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Diabetes Prevention Program, Coordinating Center, George Washington University Biostatistics Center, 6110 Executive Blvd 750, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1997-2002. 2006
    ..To evaluate barriers to and strategies for medication adherence and predictors of adherence and the primary outcome in the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP)...
  17. ncbi request reprint What is the sensitivity and specificity of self-report for retinopathy screening?
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Diabetes Care 25:933-4. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint The first diabetes educator is the family: using illness representation to recognize a multigenerational legacy of diabetes
    Melissa Scollan-Koliopoulos
    Family Nurse Practitioner Program, UMDNJ School of Nursing, Newark, NJ 07101, USA
    Clin Nurse Spec 19:302-7. 2005
    ..This article proposes a framework for understanding multigenerational legacies of diabetes, which will assist with designing educational interventions for individuals with a known family history of type 2 diabetes...
  19. doi request reprint Babbling complexity and its relationship to speech and language outcomes in children with cochlear implants
    Elizabeth A Walker
    Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, U S A
    Otol Neurotol 29:225-9. 2008
    ..To investigate if babbling complexity in early childhood is related to speech and language outcomes in later childhood in children with cochlear implants (CIs)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Legacy of diabetes and self-care behavior
    Melissa Scollan-Koliopoulos
    Department of Graduate Nursing, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Nursing, 65 Bergen Street, Newark, New Jersey 07101, USA
    Res Nurs Health 30:508-17. 2007
    ..33, beta = -36, and beta = -.43, respectively, all p<.05). Findings suggest that explorations of patients' recollections of a family member's experiences with diabetes can affect their illness perceptions and behavior...
  21. pmc Reduction in the incidence of type 2 diabetes with lifestyle intervention or metformin
    William C Knowler
    Diabetes Prevention Program Coordinating Center, Biostatistics Center, George Washington University, 6110 Executive Blvd, Suite 750, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:393-403. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that modifying these factors with a lifestyle-intervention program or the administration of metformin would prevent or delay the development of diabetes...

Research Grants5

  1. EVALUATING ALTERNATE RETINOPATHY SCREENING INTERVENTIONS
    Elizabeth Walker; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  2. Improving Diabetes Medication, Adherence and Outcomes
    Elizabeth Walker; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Bronx A1c: Bring it Down for Health
    Elizabeth Walker; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These findings will inform public health policies and practices in New York City, as well as other urban areas throughout the nation. ..