Paula M Gardiner

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Concomitant use of prescription medications and dietary supplements in menopausal women: an approach to provider preparedness
    Paula Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 1 Boston Medical Center Place, 5 Dowling, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Maturitas 68:251-5. 2011
  2. doi request reprint The clinical content of preconception care: nutrition and dietary supplements
    Paula M Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:S345-56. 2008
  3. pmc Family medicine residency program directors attitudes and knowledge of family medicine CAM competencies
    Paula Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Explore (NY) 9:299-307. 2013
  4. pmc Pediatric integrative medicine: pediatrics' newest subspecialty?
    Sunita Vohra
    CARE Program for Integrative Health and Healing, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Stollery Children s Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 12:123. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A systematic review of the prevalence of herb usage among racial/ethnic minorities in the United States
    Paula Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 1 Boston Medical Center Place, Dowling 5 South, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:817-28. 2013
  6. pmc Reaching women through health information technology: the Gabby preconception care system
    Paula Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 1 BMC Place, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:eS11-20. 2013
  7. pmc Nurses' experiences, expectations, and preferences for mind-body practices to reduce stress
    Kathi Kemper
    Center for Integrative Medicine, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center Winston Salem, NC, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:26. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Herbal and dietary supplement--drug interactions in patients with chronic illnesses
    Paula Gardiner
    Osher Institute, Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, USA
    Am Fam Physician 77:73-8. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The state of dietary supplement adverse event reporting in the United States
    Paula Gardiner
    USP Dietary Supplements Information Expert Committee, Rockville, MD 02118, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:962-70. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Herbs to homeopathy-medicinal products for children
    Paula Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, 1 Boston Medical Center Place, Dowling 5 South, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 54:859-74, ix. 2007

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. pmc Concomitant use of prescription medications and dietary supplements in menopausal women: an approach to provider preparedness
    Paula Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 1 Boston Medical Center Place, 5 Dowling, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Maturitas 68:251-5. 2011
    ..When counseling patients, one must carefully consider the risks and benefits of each supplement and medication being taken by each individual...
  2. doi request reprint The clinical content of preconception care: nutrition and dietary supplements
    Paula M Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:S345-56. 2008
    ..Preconception counseling is the perfect opportunity for the health care provider to discuss a healthy eating guideline, dietary supplement intake, and maintaining a healthy weight status...
  3. pmc Family medicine residency program directors attitudes and knowledge of family medicine CAM competencies
    Paula Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Explore (NY) 9:299-307. 2013
    ..Little is known about the incorporation of integrative medicine (IM) and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) into family medicine residency programs...
  4. pmc Pediatric integrative medicine: pediatrics' newest subspecialty?
    Sunita Vohra
    CARE Program for Integrative Health and Healing, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Stollery Children s Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 12:123. 2012
    ..Key barriers and opportunities were identified for the growth and development of academic PIM initiatives in the US and Canada...
  5. doi request reprint A systematic review of the prevalence of herb usage among racial/ethnic minorities in the United States
    Paula Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 1 Boston Medical Center Place, Dowling 5 South, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:817-28. 2013
    ..More research is needed to understand herb use among ethnic/racial minorities, reasons for use, and barriers to disclosure of use to clinicians. ..
  6. pmc Reaching women through health information technology: the Gabby preconception care system
    Paula Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 1 BMC Place, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:eS11-20. 2013
    ..The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have endorsed the concept of preconception care (PCC). New tools must be developed to promote PCC...
  7. pmc Nurses' experiences, expectations, and preferences for mind-body practices to reduce stress
    Kathi Kemper
    Center for Integrative Medicine, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center Winston Salem, NC, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:26. 2011
    ..To better plan participant-centered mind-body intervention trials for nurses to reduce occupational stress, such descriptive information would be valuable...
  8. ncbi request reprint Herbal and dietary supplement--drug interactions in patients with chronic illnesses
    Paula Gardiner
    Osher Institute, Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, USA
    Am Fam Physician 77:73-8. 2008
    ..John's wort. Physicians should routinely ask patients about their use of dietary supplements when starting or stopping a prescription drug, or if unexpected reactions occur...
  9. doi request reprint The state of dietary supplement adverse event reporting in the United States
    Paula Gardiner
    USP Dietary Supplements Information Expert Committee, Rockville, MD 02118, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:962-70. 2008
    ..Because the veracity of dietary supplement adverse event reports (DS AERs) directly affects DSI-EC safety reviews, the Committee reviewed the current status of DS AER reporting in the US...
  10. ncbi request reprint Herbs to homeopathy-medicinal products for children
    Paula Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, 1 Boston Medical Center Place, Dowling 5 South, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 54:859-74, ix. 2007
    ..This risk-benefit appraisal should consider safety, effectiveness, the medical condition being treated, and the personal beliefs and preferences of patients and their families...
  11. ncbi request reprint Views of pediatric health care providers on the use of herbs and dietary supplements in children
    Alan D Woolf
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 44:579-87. 2005
    ..The provision of more postgraduate educational opportunities to learn about herbs and dietary supplements may alleviate some practitioners' concerns about their own competency in discussing HDS with families in their practice...
  12. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with dietary supplement use among prescription medication users
    Paula Gardiner
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1968-74. 2006
    ..We examined the patterns of nonvitamin dietary supplement (NVDS) use among adult prescription medication users in the United States...
  13. pmc Herbal and dietary supplement disclosure to health care providers by individuals with chronic conditions
    Darshan H Mehta
    Benson Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:1263-9. 2008
    ..Very little is known about herbal and dietary supplement disclosure in adults with chronic medical conditions, especially on a national level...
  14. doi request reprint Patient activation and 30-day post-discharge hospital utilization
    Suzanne E Mitchell
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:349-55. 2014
    ..Patient activation is linked to better health outcomes and lower rates of health service utilization. The role of patient activation in the rate of hospital readmission within 30 days of hospital discharge has not been examined...
  15. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with herbal therapy use by adults in the United States
    Paula Gardiner
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 13:22-9. 2007
    ..To examine the patterns of herbal therapy use among adults in the United States and to describe factors associated with herb use...
  16. ncbi request reprint Herbal medicine course within pharmacy curriculum
    Lana Dvorkin
    Division of Pharmacy Practice, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Science, 179 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Herb Pharmacother 4:47-58. 2004
    ..A review of over 50 herbs touches on clinical use, efficacy, safety, and drug interactions. This paper reviews the course curriculum, resources and exercises used throughout the course...
  17. pmc Clinical applications of yoga for the pediatric population: a systematic review
    Gurjeet S Birdee
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Drive, Suite 22 AWest, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:212-220.e1-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the evidence for clinical applications of yoga among the pediatric population...
  18. pmc Herbal supplement use and blood lead levels of United States adults
    Catherine Buettner
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1175-82. 2009
    ..Some herbal supplements may contain lead...
  19. ncbi request reprint Supplement use growing among children and adolescents
    Paula Gardiner
    Center for Holistic Pediatric Education and Research, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA
    Pediatr Ann 33:227-32. 2004
    ..Physicians must become familiar with evidenced-based resources, as well as federal and professional guidelines...
  20. ncbi request reprint Herb use among health care professionals enrolled in an online curriculum on herbs and dietary supplements
    Paula Gardiner
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Herb Pharmacother 6:51-64. 2006
    ..Although many adults in the United States use herbs, little is known about the personal use of herbs by health care professionals (HCPs) and factors associated with use...
  21. pmc Factors and common conditions associated with adolescent dietary supplement use: an analysis of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)
    Paula Gardiner
    Boston University Medical School, Department of Family Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:9. 2008
    ..Little is known about the prevalence of dietary supplement (DS) use in American adolescents. We conducted this study to analyze the prevalence of DS use and factors associated with this use in a national population-based sample...
  22. doi request reprint United States Pharmacopeia review of the black cohosh case reports of hepatotoxicity
    Gail B Mahady
    USP Dietary Supplements Information Expert Committee DSI EC, US Pharmacopeia, Rockville, MD, USA
    Menopause 15:628-38. 2008
    ..In response, the Dietary Supplement Information Expert Committee of the US Pharmacopeia's Council of Experts reviewed safety information for black cohosh products...
  23. ncbi request reprint Complementary, holistic, and integrative medicine: chamomile
    Paula Gardiner
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Rev 28:e16-8. 2007
  24. pmc Factors associated with herb and dietary supplement use by young adults in the United States
    Paula Gardiner
    Boston University Medical School, Department of Family Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 7:39. 2007
    ..Little is known about the association between use of herbs and dietary supplements (HDS) and lifestyle/behavior factors in young adults in the US...
  25. doi request reprint Dietary supplements: inpatient policies in US children's hospitals
    Paula Gardiner
    Osher Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e775-81. 2008
    ..We undertook this study to describe pediatric hospital policies regarding dietary supplements...
  26. pmc Dietary supplement use among health care professionals enrolled in an online curriculum on herbs and dietary supplements
    Paula Gardiner
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 6:21. 2006
    ..Although many health care professionals (HCPs) in the United States have been educated about and recommend dietary supplements, little is known about their personal use of dietary supplements and factors associated with their use...
  27. pmc Use of herbal treatments in pregnancy
    Carol Louik
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Department of Family Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:439.e1-439.e10. 2010
    ..Interest in herbal treatments has increased without data on safety, efficacy, or rates of use in pregnancy. We examined antenatal herbal and natural product use among mothers of nonmalformed infants in 5 geographic centers...
  28. pmc Factors associated with pediatric use of complementary and alternative medicine
    Gurjeet S Birdee
    Harvard Medical School, Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, 401 Park Dr, Suite 22 A West, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 125:249-56. 2010
    ..Limited data are available on the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and factors associated with use among the pediatric population in the United States...
  29. ncbi request reprint Use of dietary supplements among United States adults with coronary artery disease and atherosclerotic risks
    Catherine Buettner
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:661-6. 2007
    ..In conclusion, use of dietary supplements is common in those with CAD or CAD risks...
  30. ncbi request reprint Safety of green tea extracts : a systematic review by the US Pharmacopeia
    Dandapantula N Sarma
    US Pharmacopeia, Rockville, Maryland 20852 1790, USA
    Drug Saf 31:469-84. 2008
    ..Following this decision, USP's DSI ECs may develop monographs for green tea extracts, and USP may offer its verification programmes related to that dietary ingredient...
  31. pmc Long-term impact of four different strategies for delivering an on-line curriculum about herbs and other dietary supplements
    Tiffany Beal
    Physican Assistant Program, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    BMC Med Educ 6:39. 2006
    ..We wished to better understand the duration of these improvements and whether different curriculum delivery strategies differed in affecting these improvements...
  32. ncbi request reprint Pediatric guidelines
    Kathi J Kemper
    Explore (NY) 2:386-7. 2006
  33. ncbi request reprint Peppermint oil
    Theresa L Charrois
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Rev 27:e49-51. 2006
  34. pmc Expertise about herbs and dietary supplements among diverse health professionals
    Kathi J Kemper
    Departments of Pediatrics and Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 6:15. 2006
    ..However, clinicians generally have limited knowledge, confidence and communication about herbs and dietary supplements (HDS). We compared diverse clinicians' expertise about HDS to better target future curricula...
  35. pmc Randomized controlled trial comparing four strategies for delivering e-curriculum to health care professionals [ISRCTN88148532]
    Kathi J Kemper
    Pediatrics and Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, 27157, USA
    BMC Med Educ 6:2. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare four strategies for delivering an Internet-based (e-) curriculum on clinicians' knowledge (K), confidence (CONF), and communication (COMM) about herbs and other dietary supplements (HDS)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Dietary supplement use in children: concerns of efficacy and safety
    Paula Gardiner
    Am Fam Physician 71:1068, 1071. 2005
  37. pmc Changes in use of herbs and dietary supplements (HDS) among clinicians enrolled in an online curriculum
    Kathi J Kemper
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 7:21. 2007
    ..Little is known about clinicians' use of herbs and dietary supplements (HDS), how their personal HDS use changes with time and training, and how changes in their personal use affect their confidence or communication with patients about HDS...