Paula Gardiner

Summary

Affiliation: Brigham and Women's Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. pmc Health literacy and complementary and alternative medicine use among underserved inpatients in a safety net hospital
    Paula Gardiner
    a Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Nashville, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Health Commun 18:290-7. 2013
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. 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)...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. pmc Health literacy and complementary and alternative medicine use among underserved inpatients in a safety net hospital
    Paula Gardiner
    a Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Nashville, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Health Commun 18:290-7. 2013
    ..Underserved hospitalized patients use CAM. Regardless of race, patients with high health literacy make greater use of relaxation techniques...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. doi request reprint Complementary, holistic, and integrative medicine: advice for clinicians on herbs and breastfeeding
    Katarzyna Budzynska
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Rev 34:343-52; quiz 352-3. 2013
    ..It is critical that more research is conducted in this area, including national prevalence studies and safety and efficacy studies...
  15. 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...
  16. pmc Herb use, vitamin use, and diet in low-income, postpartum women
    Paula Gardiner
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, 1 Boston Medical Center Place, Dowling 5 South, Boston, MA 02118
    J Midwifery Womens Health 58:150-7. 2013
    ..Little is known about herb use among underserved postpartum women and their patterns of communication about herb use with prenatal providers...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. pmc Systematic review of breastfeeding and herbs
    Katarzyna Budzynska
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Breastfeed Med 7:489-503. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to systematically review the clinical literature on herbal medicine and lactation...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. ncbi 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. ..
  26. ncbi request reprint Kelp use in patients with thyroid cancer
    Jennifer E Rosen
    Department of Surgery, Boston University, 820 Harrison Avenue Suite 5007, Boston, MA, 02118, USA
    Endocrine 46:123-30. 2014
    ..Physicians who treat patients with thyroid cancer should be aware of these data to further assist in their assessment and care. ..
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. ncbi request reprint Promoting medication adherence in children
    Paula Gardiner
    Osher Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am Fam Physician 74:793-8. 2006
    ..Physicians, children, and parents should develop a mutually agreed-upon treatment plan. Having the child participate in devising the plan improves adherence...
  30. 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...
  31. 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
  32. doi request reprint Complementary and integrative treatments: thyroid disease
    Jennifer E Rosen
    Section of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 46:423-35. 2013
    ..This article presents an overview of common forms of CIM and their theoretic framework to review the data regarding CIM use in thyroid disease. The intent is to facilitate communication between patients and physicians regarding CIM...
  33. 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...
  34. doi request reprint The use of complementary and alternative medicine among refugees: a systematic review
    Sabrina Macduff
    Department of Health Law, Bioethics, and Human Rights, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St Talbot 3W, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:585-99. 2011
    ..Efforts are needed to further explore these results and expand research within this field...
  35. 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...
  36. 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
  37. ncbi request reprint Dietary supplement use in children: concerns of efficacy and safety
    Paula Gardiner
    Am Fam Physician 71:1068, 1071. 2005
  38. ncbi 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...