B C Bock

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A review of web-assisted tobacco interventions (WATIs)
    Beth C Bock
    The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e39. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Smoking cessation among patients in an emergency chest pain observation unit: outcomes of the Chest Pain Smoking Study (CPSS)
    Beth C Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1523-31. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Physician intervention and patient risk perception among smokers with acute respiratory illness in the emergency department
    B C Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, RISE Bldg, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Prev Med 32:175-81. 2001
  4. doi request reprint Smoking behavior and risk perception among the parents of infants in the neonatal intensive care unit
    Beth C Bock
    Miriam Hospital, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:47-54. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Are emergency chest pain patients ready to quit smoking?
    Beth C Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Prev Cardiol 10:76-82. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Differences between Latino and non-Latino White smokers in cognitive and behavioral characteristics relevant to smoking cessation
    Beth C Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, United States
    Addict Behav 30:711-24. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Stress and anxiety after 9/11: a prospective study
    Beth C Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Med Health R I 86:340-1. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation treatment on the Internet: content, quality, and usability
    Beth Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:207-19. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint History of depression and subsyndromal depression in women smokers
    B Borrelli
    Brown University School of Medicine and The Miriam Hospital, Division of Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Addict Behav 24:781-94. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Body image evaluations in women smokers
    T K King
    Division of Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Addict Behav 25:613-8. 2000

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. pmc A review of web-assisted tobacco interventions (WATIs)
    Beth C Bock
    The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e39. 2008
    ..The Internet has great potential to provide assistance to millions of smokers who seek help with quitting smoking...
  2. doi request reprint Smoking cessation among patients in an emergency chest pain observation unit: outcomes of the Chest Pain Smoking Study (CPSS)
    Beth C Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1523-31. 2008
    ..Tailored interventions are effective in promoting initial quit attempts for emergency chest pain patients admitted to an observation unit. Additional intervention may be needed to assist late quitters and to prevent relapse...
  3. ncbi request reprint Physician intervention and patient risk perception among smokers with acute respiratory illness in the emergency department
    B C Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, RISE Bldg, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Prev Med 32:175-81. 2001
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Smoking behavior and risk perception among the parents of infants in the neonatal intensive care unit
    Beth C Bock
    Miriam Hospital, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:47-54. 2008
    ..01). The NICU may provide a teachable moment in which parents can be assisted with quitting smoking, thus improving their own health and the health of their babies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Are emergency chest pain patients ready to quit smoking?
    Beth C Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Prev Cardiol 10:76-82. 2007
    ..There is a need for intervention and education with this population of patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Differences between Latino and non-Latino White smokers in cognitive and behavioral characteristics relevant to smoking cessation
    Beth C Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, United States
    Addict Behav 30:711-24. 2005
    ..Results also suggest that characteristics previously shown to be predictive of successful cessation in mixed or non-Latino populations may not be equally predictive of cessation across members of diverse populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Stress and anxiety after 9/11: a prospective study
    Beth C Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Med Health R I 86:340-1. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation treatment on the Internet: content, quality, and usability
    Beth Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:207-19. 2004
    ..Web sites that provide direct treatment often fail to fully implement treatment guidelines and do not take full advantage of the interactive and tailoring capabilities of the Internet...
  9. ncbi request reprint History of depression and subsyndromal depression in women smokers
    B Borrelli
    Brown University School of Medicine and The Miriam Hospital, Division of Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Addict Behav 24:781-94. 1999
    ..SubD does not appear to be on a continuum with Non-Dep and MDD groups, but rather warrants further investigation as a discrete subset of smokers. The implications for assessment and treatment are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Body image evaluations in women smokers
    T K King
    Division of Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Addict Behav 25:613-8. 2000
    ..Possible implications include that smoking may adversely affect body image and/or body image concerns may negatively impact cessation attempts...
  11. ncbi request reprint Predictors of quitting and dropout among women in a clinic-based smoking cessation program
    Belinda Borrelli
    Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital and Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 16:22-7. 2002
    ..Patterns of smoking, dropping out, and quitting between Weeks 5 and 12 were different between exercisers and controls. Dropouts should be considered as a separate category from smokers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of physical activity following an individualized motivationally tailored intervention
    B C Bock
    Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital and Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Ann Behav Med 23:79-87. 2001
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  13. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of moderate-intensity exercise as an aid for smoking cessation in women: a randomized controlled trial
    Bess H Marcus
    The Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:871-80. 2005
    ..Perhaps future studies could compare moderate- vs. vigorous-intensity physical activity to test their relative efficacy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Rationale, design, and baseline data for Commit to Quit II: an evaluation of the efficacy of moderate-intensity physical activity as an aid to smoking cessation in women
    Bess H Marcus
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine and Division of Cardiology, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Prev Med 36:479-92. 2003
    ..Commit to Quit II is a 4-year randomized controlled trial comparing the efficacy of a cognitive-behavioral smoking cessation treatment plus moderate-intensity physical activity with the same cessation treatment plus contact control...
  15. ncbi request reprint Outcomes from the women's wellness project: a community-focused physical activity trial for women
    Melissa A Napolitano
    The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Prev Med 43:447-53. 2006
    ..Given the low rates of physical activity participation, innovative intervention approaches are needed to make a public health impact...
  16. ncbi request reprint Telephone versus print delivery of an individualized motivationally tailored physical activity intervention: Project STRIDE
    Bess H Marcus
    Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Health Psychol 26:401-9. 2007
    ..The authors tested 2 delivery channels, telephone and print, to determine whether one was more effective in promoting physical activity...
  17. ncbi request reprint A comparison of Internet and print-based physical activity interventions
    Bess H Marcus
    The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:944-9. 2007
    ..Using the Internet to deliver a tailored physical activity intervention offers an alternative to print that might be available to larger populations at a lower cost...
  18. pmc Internet- vs. telephone-administered questionnaires in a randomized trial of smoking cessation
    Amanda L Graham
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:S49-57. 2006
    ..Results indicate that the internal consistency and test-retest reliability of the measures examined are comparable when self-administered via the Internet or when interviewer-administered via telephone...
  19. pmc Characteristics of smokers reached and recruited to an internet smoking cessation trial: a case of denominators
    Amanda L Graham
    Brown Medical School, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:S43-8. 2006
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  20. pmc Initial evaluation of a real-world Internet smoking cessation system
    Nathan K Cobb
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:207-16. 2005
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Examination of print and telephone channels for physical activity promotion: Rationale, design, and baseline data from Project STRIDE
    Bess H Marcus
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Coro Building, Suite 500, One Hoppin St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 28:90-104. 2007
    ..print) for physical activity adoption and short-term maintenance among previously sedentary adults...
  22. pmc Implications of question format in emergency department preventive health knowledge surveys
    Roland C Merchant
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:549-57. 2007
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Clinic-based support to help overweight patients with type 2 diabetes increase physical activity and lose weight
    JAMES G CHRISTIAN
    PHCC LP, Pueblo, Colorado 81003, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:141-6. 2008
    ..Our objective was to test the effect of physicians providing brief health lifestyle counseling to patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus during usual care visits...
  24. pmc Patients' emergency contraception comprehension, usage, and view of the emergency department role for emergency contraception
    Roland C Merchant
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Emerg Med 33:367-75. 2007
    ..6% to refer patients for EC. Younger patients, those who attended religious services infrequently, patients who had ever used EC, and those at risk of pregnancy were more likely to want the ED to provide EC services...
  25. pmc Women's preventive health service preferences in the Rhode Island Hospital Emergency Department
    Roland C Merchant
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Community Health, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Med Health R I 90:235-7. 2007
  26. ncbi request reprint Step into Motion: a randomized trial examining the relative efficacy of Internet vs. print-based physical activity interventions
    Bess H Marcus
    The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 28:737-47. 2007
    ..This study will have implications for the dissemination of Internet-based physical activity interventions...
  27. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive usage, knowledge and correlates of usage among female emergency department patients
    Roland C Merchant
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brown Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Contraception 74:201-7. 2006
    ....
  28. pmc Correlates of women's cancer screening and contraceptive knowledge among female emergency department patients
    Roland C Merchant
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    BMC Womens Health 7:7. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Program participation and physical activity maintenance after cardiac rehabilitation
    Beth C Bock
    Miriam Hospital, Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, USA
    Behav Modif 27:37-53. 2003
    ..05). Results suggest that Phase III maintenance programs and longer Phase II participation improved exercise maintenance following rehabilitation...
  30. ncbi request reprint Psychological treatments for noncardiac chest pain: recommendations for a new approach
    Jeanne L Esler
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Miriam Hospital, Brown University Medical School, Coro Building, Suite 500, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Psychosom Res 56:263-9. 2004
    ..Our objective is to describe the current state of treatment for NCCP, identify barriers to treatment and limitations of current approaches, and to recommend treatment strategies, which may address these challenges...