N R Kressin

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Hypertensive patients' race, health beliefs, process of care, and medication adherence
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:768-74. 2007
  2. pmc Identifying the Tuskegee Syphilis Study: implications of results from recall and recognition questions
    Ralph V Katz
    Department of Epidemiology, NYU College of Dentistry, 250 Park Ave South, NY, NY 10012, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:468. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparing the impact of oral disease in two populations of older adults: application of the geriatric oral health assessment index
    N R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, VAMC, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Public Health Dent 57:224-32. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional status outcomes among white and African-American cardiac patients in an equal access system
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Am Heart J 153:418-25. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Increased preventive practices lead to greater tooth retention
    N R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, VAMC, 200 Springs Road, Building 70 152, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Dent Res 82:223-7. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Racial/Ethnic disparities in health care: lessons from medicine for dentistry
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, 200 Springs Road 152, Bedford, Massachusetts 01730, USA
    J Dent Educ 69:998-1002. 2005
  7. pmc Agreement between administrative data and patients' self-reports of race/ethnicity
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research a Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development National Center of Excellence, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1734-9. 2003
  8. pmc Racial differences in cardiac catheterization as a function of patients' beliefs
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:2091-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Racial variations in dental procedures: the case of root canal therapy versus tooth extraction
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts 01730, USA
    Med Care 41:1256-61. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in health-related beliefs, attitudes, and experiences of VA cardiac patients: scale development and application
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research a VA Health Services Research and Development National Center of Excellence, Bedford VA Medical Center, Massachusetts 01730, USA
    Med Care 40:I72-85. 2002

Research Grants

  1. Hypertension Control & Therapy Adherence
    Nancy Kressin; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Hypertension Control & Therapy Adherence
    Nancy Kressin; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. Hypertension Control & Therapy Adherence
    Nancy Kressin; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. Hypertension Control & Therapy Adherence
    Nancy Kressin; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications55

  1. pmc Hypertensive patients' race, health beliefs, process of care, and medication adherence
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:768-74. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc Identifying the Tuskegee Syphilis Study: implications of results from recall and recognition questions
    Ralph V Katz
    Department of Epidemiology, NYU College of Dentistry, 250 Park Ave South, NY, NY 10012, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:468. 2009
    ..This analysis assessed whether Blacks, Whites and Puerto-Rican (PR) Hispanics differed in their ability to identify the Tuskegee Syphilis Study (TSS) via open-ended questions following lead-in recognition and recall questions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparing the impact of oral disease in two populations of older adults: application of the geriatric oral health assessment index
    N R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, VAMC, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Public Health Dent 57:224-32. 1997
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional status outcomes among white and African-American cardiac patients in an equal access system
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Am Heart J 153:418-25. 2007
    ..We explored whether racial differences in functional outcomes occur in settings where differences in access and treatment are minimized...
  5. ncbi request reprint Increased preventive practices lead to greater tooth retention
    N R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, VAMC, 200 Springs Road, Building 70 152, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Dent Res 82:223-7. 2003
    ..Adherence to ADA recommendations for preventive care leads to better oral health, and consistently practicing preventive behaviors over the long term confers greater benefits than doing so over the short term...
  6. ncbi request reprint Racial/Ethnic disparities in health care: lessons from medicine for dentistry
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, 200 Springs Road 152, Bedford, Massachusetts 01730, USA
    J Dent Educ 69:998-1002. 2005
    ..An overview of the possible causal factors is presented, along with suggestions for future research...
  7. pmc Agreement between administrative data and patients' self-reports of race/ethnicity
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research a Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development National Center of Excellence, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1734-9. 2003
    ..We examined agreement of administrative data with self-reported race/ethnicity and identified correlates of agreement...
  8. pmc Racial differences in cardiac catheterization as a function of patients' beliefs
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:2091-7. 2004
    ..We examined racial differences in cardiac catheterization rates and reviewed whether patients' beliefs or other variables were associated with observed disparities...
  9. ncbi request reprint Racial variations in dental procedures: the case of root canal therapy versus tooth extraction
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts 01730, USA
    Med Care 41:1256-61. 2003
    ..Racial disparities have been widely documented in medical care, but variations in dental care have not been well examined...
  10. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in health-related beliefs, attitudes, and experiences of VA cardiac patients: scale development and application
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research a VA Health Services Research and Development National Center of Excellence, Bedford VA Medical Center, Massachusetts 01730, USA
    Med Care 40:I72-85. 2002
    ....
  11. pmc Career and time management strategies for clinical and health services researchers
    Nancy R Kressin
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VA 200 Springs Rd Bldg 70 152, Bedford, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1475-8. 2007
  12. pmc A new brief measure of oral quality of life
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, 200 Springs Road, Building 70 152, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A43. 2008
    ..We developed a brief measure of the impact of oral conditions on individual functioning and well-being, known as oral quality of life...
  13. pmc Understanding contributors to racial disparities in blood pressure control
    Nancy R Kressin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:173-80. 2010
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Negative affectivity and health-related quality of life
    N R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, VAMC Bedford, Massachusetts 01730, USA
    Med Care 38:858-67. 2000
    ..We examined the relationship between a dimension of personality called negative affectivity (NA; a general disposition to experience negative mood states) and HRQOL, controlling for age and common chronic physical and mental diseases...
  15. pmc Pediatric clinicians can help reduce rates of early childhood caries: effects of a practice based intervention
    Nancy R Kressin
    Northeast Center for Research to Evaluate and Eliminate Dental Disparities, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Care 47:1121-8. 2009
    ..Early childhood caries (ECC) is a serious and preventable disease which pediatric clinicians can help address by counseling to reduce risk...
  16. pmc Self-reported willingness to have cancer screening and the effects of sociodemographic factors
    Nancy R Kressin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Health Core Disparities Research Program, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:219-27. 2010
    ..The relative effects of race/ethnicity and other sociodemographic factors, compared to those of attitudes and beliefs on willingness to have cancer screening, are not well understood...
  17. pmc Perceptions of race/ethnicity-based discrimination: a review of measures and evaluation of their usefulness for the health care setting
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research a VA Health Services Research and Development National Center for Excellence, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:697-730. 2008
    ..To assess discrimination in health care, reliable, valid, and comprehensive measures of racism/discrimination are needed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is negative affectivity associated with oral quality of life?
    N R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, VAMC, 200 Springs Rd, Building 70, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:412-23. 2001
    ..In this study we examined the association of NA with OQOL...
  19. ncbi request reprint Is depressive symptomatology associated with worse oral functioning and well-being among older adults?
    Nancy R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, VAMC, 200 Springs Road, Building 70 152, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Public Health Dent 62:5-12. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association between depressive symptomatology and oral quality of life...
  20. ncbi request reprint Self-reported and clinical oral health in users of VA health care
    J A Jones
    The Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, Massachusetts 01730, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M55-62. 2001
    ..This article describes the oral health of users of Veterans Administration (VA) health care using both clinical and self-report measures, and models relationships between these measures and self-perceived oral health...
  21. ncbi request reprint Oral health of ambulatory care patients
    U Boehmer
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Mil Med 166:171-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Compared with national studies, VA patients appear to have worse oral health. The importance of sociodemographic factors and dental utilization that has been found in other studies applies to veterans' oral health as well...
  22. pmc Exploring racial and sociodemographic trends in physician behavior, physician trust and their association with blood pressure control
    Mustafa M Rawaf
    Boston University School of Medicine, MA, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:1248-54. 2007
    ..Future research should focus on uncovering causal relationships, allowing physicians to work towards ending the established healthcare disparities...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparing the health status of male and female veterans who use VA health care: results from the VA Women's Health Project
    K Skinner
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Health Services Research and Development Field Program, Bedford VAMC, MA 01730, USA
    Women Health 29:17-33. 1999
    ..This paper describes the characteristics and health status of women veterans who use VA ambulatory services...
  24. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in the use of invasive cardiovascular procedures: review of the literature and prescription for future research
    N R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Building 70 (152, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Ann Intern Med 135:352-66. 2001
    ..Future studies should comprehensively and simultaneously examine the full range of patient, physician, and health care system variables related to racial differences in the provision of invasive cardiac procedures...
  25. ncbi request reprint Need for dental care in older veterans: assessment of patient-based measures
    Judith A Jones
    VA Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, Massachusetts 01730, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:163-8. 2002
    ..There is a need for brief and accurate identification of older patients in need of dental care. This study examines the sensitivity and specificity of two screening instruments...
  26. pmc Microbial risk markers for childhood caries in pediatricians' offices
    E Kanasi
    Department of Molecular Genetics, The Forsyth Institute, 140 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Dent Res 89:378-83. 2010
    ..05) significantly associated with caries by the 'false discovery' rate. Analysis of the data suggests that selected Lactobacillus species, in addition to mutans streptococci, are risk markers for early childhood caries...
  27. ncbi request reprint Heart murmurs: are older male dental patients aware of their existence?
    C W Randall
    Department of Health Policy and Health Services Research, Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 132:171-6; quiz 224. 2001
    ..However, it is not known how many patients are aware that they have such conditions and understand such recommendations...
  28. pmc The accuracy of clinician perceptions of "usual" blood pressure control
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:180-3. 2008
    ..The term "clinical inertia" is used to describe the failure to manage a chronic condition aggressively enough to bring it under control. The underlying mechanisms for clinical inertia remain poorly understood...
  29. ncbi request reprint Understanding uncontrolled hypertension: is it the patient or the provider?
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:937-43. 2007
    ..70 mm Hg; P<.05). While patient adherence to therapy plays a role, vigorous clinical management by the clinician is a more important contributor to BP control...
  30. pmc Use of patient self-report oral health outcome measures in assessment of dental treatment outcomes
    Wanda G Wright
    Department of Health Policy and Health Services Research, Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Public Health Dent 69:95-103. 2009
    ..To assess the sensitivity of a newly developed brief measure of oral health-related quality of life (OQOL)...
  31. pmc Prevalence of early childhood caries among very young urban Boston children compared with US children
    Martha E Nunn
    Boston University School of Dental Medicine, Department of Health Policy and Health Services Research, 715 Albany, 560, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Public Health Dent 69:156-62. 2009
    ....
  32. pmc Comparing methods of measuring treatment intensification in hypertension care
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:385-91. 2009
    ..However, we do not know the ideal way to measure TI for research and quality improvement efforts. We compared the ability of different TI measures to predict blood pressure (BP) control...
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparison of patient-based oral health outcome measures
    Judith A Jones
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research CHQOER, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Qual Life Res 13:975-85. 2004
    ..This project examined psychometric characteristics of four measures of oral-specific health-related quality of life...
  34. pmc Intensifying therapy for hypertension despite suboptimal adherence
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Boston University School of Medicine, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Hypertension 54:524-9. 2009
    ..A randomized trial could further examine optimal management of patients with suboptimal adherence...
  35. ncbi request reprint Tooth retention as an indicator of quality dental care: development of a risk adjustment model
    Judith A Jones
    VA Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital Bedford, and Department of General Dentistry, Boston University School of Dental Medicine, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 41:937-49. 2003
    ..Thus, receipt of a root canal (vs. a tooth extraction) is a useful indicator of the quality of dental care. However, use of this quality measure without adjusting for the severity of oral disease could lead to spurious conclusions...
  36. pmc How do providers assess antihypertensive medication adherence in medical encounters?
    Barbara G Bokhour
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:577-83. 2006
    ..Poor adherence to antihypertensives has been shown to be a significant factor in poor blood pressure (BP) control. Providers' communication with patients about their medication-taking behavior may be central to improving adherence...
  37. ncbi request reprint Tooth loss and dentures: patients' perspectives
    Judith A Jones
    The Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Int Dent J 53:327-34. 2003
    ..The purpose of this paper is to examine the effects of tooth loss and denture wearing on their day-to-day lives from the patient perspective...
  38. pmc Self-reported vs administrative race/ethnicity data and study results
    Ulrike Boehmer
    The authors are with the Department of Health Services, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 01730, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1471-2. 2002
  39. ncbi request reprint Oral conditions and quality of life
    Judith A Jones
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, Mass 02118, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 29:167-81. 2006
    ..Oral health, as measured by the GOHAI, contributes in an important way to the functional well-being of users of VA healthcare...
  40. pmc Racial disparities in participation in biomedical research
    N R Kressin
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, VAMC Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 92:62-9. 2000
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Use of smoking cessation interventions and aspirin for secondary prevention: are there racial disparities?
    Eunice H Ambriz
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence 152, Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Med Qual 19:166-71. 2004
    ..05). Our findings highlight the need for improvement in use of smoking cessation interventions and aspirin among all patients with CAD and indicate an area where future quality improvement efforts may be warranted...
  42. pmc Separate but not equal: the consequences of segregated health care
    Nancy R Kressin
    Circulation 112:2582-4. 2005
  43. pmc Participation in biomedical research studies and cancer screenings: perceptions of risks to minorities compared with whites
    Ralph V Katz
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, New York University College of Dentistry, NY 10012, USA
    Cancer Control 15:344-51. 2008
    ..This analysis was conducted to determine whether there is a difference among blacks, Hispanics, and whites in their perception of risks associated with participating in either a biomedical study or a cancer screening...
  44. pmc Is lipid-lowering therapy underused by African Americans at high risk of coronary heart disease within the VA health care system?
    LeChauncy D Woodard
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:2112-7. 2004
    ..We examined whether racial differences exist in cholesterol monitoring, use of lipid-lowering agents, and achievement of guideline-recommended low-density lipoprotein (LDL) levels for secondary prevention of coronary heart disease...
  45. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in prevalence of coronary obstructions among men with positive nuclear imaging studies
    Jeff Whittle
    Primary Care Division, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53295, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:2034-41. 2006
    ..The purpose of this research was to compare coronary obstruction between clinically similar African Americans (AA) and white persons undergoing coronary angiography...
  46. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in how patients perceive physician communication regarding cardiac testing
    Tracie C Collins
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Houston VA Medical Center, Texas, USA
    Med Care 40:I27-34. 2002
    ..Investigations of patients' perceptions of their interaction with providers regarding cardiac testing were conducted...
  47. ncbi request reprint Contribution of the Veterans Health Administration in understanding racial disparities in access and utilization of health care: a spirit of inquiry
    Eugene Z Oddone
    Med Care 40:I3-13. 2002
  48. pmc Awareness of the Tuskegee Syphilis Study and the US presidential apology and their influence on minority participation in biomedical research
    Ralph V Katz
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, NYU College of Dentistry, 345 E 24th St, MC 9416, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1137-42. 2008
    ..We compared the influence of awareness of the Tuskegee Syphilis Study and the presidential apology for that study on the willingness of Blacks, non-Hispanic Whites, and Hispanics to participate in biomedical research...
  49. pmc Willingness of minorities to participate in biomedical studies: confirmatory findings from a follow-up study using the Tuskegee Legacy Project Questionnaire
    Ralph V Katz
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, NYU College of Dentistry, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:1052-60. 2007
    ....
  50. pmc Dental treatment improves self-rated oral health in homeless veterans--a brief communication
    Gretchen Gibson
    Fayetteville VA Medical Center, Fayetteville, AR 72703, USA
    J Public Health Dent 68:111-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess homeless veterans' perception of their oral health and the impact that oral disease and treatment have on self-assessed quality of life...
  51. pmc The Tuskegee Legacy Project: history, preliminary scientific findings, and unanticipated societal benefits
    Ralph V Katz
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, New York University College of Dentistry, 345 East 24th Street, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 47:1-19. 2003
    ..well beyond the scope of important, but mere, scientific outcomes--all within the concept and appropriate functions of a scientific NIH-funded research center...
  52. pmc Willingness to participate in cancer screenings: blacks vs whites vs Puerto Rican Hispanics
    Ralph V Katz
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, New York University College of Dentistry, NY 10012, USA
    Cancer Control 15:334-43. 2008
    ..This study presents the self-reported willingness by blacks, Puerto Rican Hispanics, and non-Hispanic whites to participate in cancer screenings in differing cancer screening situations...
  53. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease is associated with angiographic coronary artery disease
    Michel Chonchol
    Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colo 80262, USA
    Am J Nephrol 28:354-60. 2008
    ..Patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) have a dramatically increased risk for cardiovascular mortality. Few prior studies have examined the independent association of CKD with coronary anatomy...
  54. pmc The Tuskegee Legacy Project: willingness of minorities to participate in biomedical research
    Ralph V Katz
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, New York University College of Dentistry, New York, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:698-715. 2006
    ..8 times as likely as Whites to have a higher fear of participation in biomedical research on the GPFF Scale...
  55. pmc Cancer screening participation: comparative willingness of San Juan Puerto Ricans versus New York City Puerto Ricans
    Cristina Claudio
    Community Dentistry Section, School of Dentistry, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, PR
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:542-9. 2007
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Research Grants4

  1. Hypertension Control & Therapy Adherence
    Nancy Kressin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Evaluate the relative efficacy of the patient-centered counseling intervention compared to patient-centered counseling augmented by cultural competency training on clinicians' communication patterns. ..
  2. Hypertension Control & Therapy Adherence
    Nancy Kressin; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Evaluate the relative efficacy of the patient-centered counseling intervention compared to patient-centered counseling augmented by cultural competency training on clinicians' communication patterns. ..
  3. Hypertension Control & Therapy Adherence
    Nancy Kressin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Evaluate the relative efficacy of the patient-centered counseling intervention compared to patient-centered counseling augmented by cultural competency training on clinicians' communication patterns. ..
  4. Hypertension Control & Therapy Adherence
    Nancy Kressin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Evaluate the relative efficacy of the patient-centered counseling intervention compared to patient-centered counseling augmented by cultural competency training on clinicians' communication patterns. ..