Laura R Green

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Possible lessons for physician counseling on obesity from the progress in smoking cessation in primary care
    Lawrence W Green
    Office of Extramural Prevention Research, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Forum Nutr 56:191-4. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Food worker hand washing practices: an observation study
    Laura R Green
    RTI International, 4770 Buford Highway, MS F 28, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Food Prot 69:2417-23. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The prevention research centers as models of practice-based evidence two decades on
    Lawrence W Green
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S6-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint From research to "best practices" in other settings and populations
    L W Green
    WHO Collaborating Center for Tobacco and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and, Health Promotion, Office on Smoking and Health, Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 25:165-78. 2001
  5. pmc Can public health researchers and agencies reconcile the push from funding bodies and the pull from communities?
    L W Green
    Office on Smoking and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1926-9. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors related to food worker hand hygiene practices
    Laura R Green
    RTI International, 2951 Flowers Road, Suite 119, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Food Prot 70:661-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Tomato handling practices in restaurants
    Elizabeth Kirkland
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS F 28, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Food Prot 72:1692-8. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Environmental health specialists' self-reported foodborne illness outbreak investigation practices
    Carol A Selman
    National Center for Environmental Health, RTI International, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Environ Health 70:16-21; quiz 53-4. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Study designs for effectiveness and translation research :identifying trade-offs
    Shawna L Mercer
    Guide to Community Preventive Services, National Center for Health Marketing, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:139-154. 2007
  10. doi request reprint The effectiveness of worksite nutrition and physical activity interventions for controlling employee overweight and obesity: a systematic review
    Laurie M Anderson
    Community Guide Branch, Division of Health Communication and Marketing, National Center for Health Marketing, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:340-57. 2009

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Possible lessons for physician counseling on obesity from the progress in smoking cessation in primary care
    Lawrence W Green
    Office of Extramural Prevention Research, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Forum Nutr 56:191-4. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Food worker hand washing practices: an observation study
    Laura R Green
    RTI International, 4770 Buford Highway, MS F 28, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Food Prot 69:2417-23. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The prevention research centers as models of practice-based evidence two decades on
    Lawrence W Green
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S6-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint From research to "best practices" in other settings and populations
    L W Green
    WHO Collaborating Center for Tobacco and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and, Health Promotion, Office on Smoking and Health, Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 25:165-78. 2001
    ..To review the genesis and current status of best practices" thinking, its application in health promotion practice, and in generalizing research to alternate populations, places and times...
  5. pmc Can public health researchers and agencies reconcile the push from funding bodies and the pull from communities?
    L W Green
    Office on Smoking and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1926-9. 2001
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors related to food worker hand hygiene practices
    Laura R Green
    RTI International, 2951 Flowers Road, Suite 119, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Food Prot 70:661-6. 2007
    ..Instead, improvement programs must be multidimensional and address factors such as those examined in this study...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tomato handling practices in restaurants
    Elizabeth Kirkland
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS F 28, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Food Prot 72:1692-8. 2009
    ..e., tomatoes held above 41 degrees F). The information provided by this study can be used to inform efforts to develop interventions and thus prevent tomato-associated illness outbreaks...
  8. ncbi request reprint Environmental health specialists' self-reported foodborne illness outbreak investigation practices
    Carol A Selman
    National Center for Environmental Health, RTI International, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Environ Health 70:16-21; quiz 53-4. 2008
    ..Participants also identified several difficulties associated with outbreak investigations, including difficulties associated with restaurant employees, restaurant customers, and environmental health organizations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Study designs for effectiveness and translation research :identifying trade-offs
    Shawna L Mercer
    Guide to Community Preventive Services, National Center for Health Marketing, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:139-154. 2007
    ..Investigators, however, face challenges in designing sound effectiveness and translation research with relevance for "real-world" settings...
  10. doi request reprint The effectiveness of worksite nutrition and physical activity interventions for controlling employee overweight and obesity: a systematic review
    Laurie M Anderson
    Community Guide Branch, Division of Health Communication and Marketing, National Center for Health Marketing, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:340-57. 2009
    ..The findings of this systematic review can help inform decisions of employers, planners, researchers, and other public health decision makers...
  11. doi request reprint Effectiveness of multicomponent programs with community mobilization for reducing alcohol-impaired driving
    Ruth A Shults
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:360-71. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint Possible lessons from the tobacco experience for obesity control
    Shawna L Mercer
    Office of Extramural Prevention Research, Public Health Practice Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:1073S-1082S. 2003
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  13. ncbi request reprint Beliefs about meals eaten outside the home as sources of gastrointestinal illness
    Laura R Green
    RTI International, 4770 Buford Highway, MS F 28, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Food Prot 68:2184-9. 2005
    ..Results suggest that education efforts should focus on the nature and timing of foodborne illness symptoms and the importance of reporting suspected foodborne illnesses...
  14. pmc Community outreach: from measuring the difference to making a difference with health information
    Judith M Ottoson
    Institute of Public Health, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 93:S49-56. 2005
    ..The evaluation of such outreach needs to involve the community in assessing the program's process and outcomes...
  15. ncbi request reprint The multiple baseline design for evaluating population-based research
    Nathan G Hawkins
    Health Behavior Unit, School of Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 33:162-8. 2007
    ..Advantages and methodologic limitations of the multiple baseline design are discussed, and where feasible, strategies to minimize the impact of its limitations are suggested. Recommendations for future research are included...
  16. ncbi request reprint Inferring strategies for disseminating physical activity policies, programs, and practices from the successes of tobacco control
    Lawrence W Green
    University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:S66-81. 2006
    ..In the concluding section, some lessons are identified that we believe may be successfully utilized in societal attempts to increase physical activity in world populations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Limitations of the randomized controlled trial in evaluating population-based health interventions
    Robert William Sanson-Fisher
    Health Behavior Unit, University of Newcastle, Faculty of Health, Royal Newcastle Hospital, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 33:155-61. 2007
    ..This review summarizes recent debates and considers the pragmatic and economic issues associated with evaluating whole-population interventions while maintaining scientific validity and credibility...
  18. ncbi request reprint Considerations for diabetes translational research in real-world settings
    Sanford A Garfield
    Division of Endocrinological and Metabolic Diseases, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 5460, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2670-4. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint Potential lessons from public health and health promotion for the prevention of child abuse
    Joanne B Martin
    Indiana University, 1111 Middle Dr, NU 238, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5107, USA
    J Prev Interv Community 34:205-22. 2007
    ..Balance efficacy, feasibility, and cultural appropriateness. Develop strategies for effective policy advocacy based upon who benefits and who shoulders most of the burden...
  20. ncbi request reprint Appraising and funding participatory research in health promotion. 1998-99
    M Anne George
    Int Q Community Health Educ 26:171-87. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint New insights into how mass media works for and against tobacco
    Lawrence W Green
    J Health Commun 7:245-8. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint An integrative framework for community partnering to translate theory into effective health promotion strategy
    Allan Best
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre, Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Health Promot 18:168-76. 2003
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  23. pmc Vision for a global registry of anticipated public health studies
    Bernard C K Choi
    Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Public Health Agency of Canada, Government of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Bernard_
    Am J Public Health 97:S82-7. 2007
    ..This prospective, comprehensive system for tracking research in public health could help enhance collaboration and improve efficiency. Practical problems must be discussed before such a vision can be further developed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Software to assist with programme planning: two community-based cases
    Chris Lovato
    University of British Columbia, Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, 5804 Fairview Avenue, Vancouver, BC V6T IZ, Canada
    Promot Educ 10:120-6. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking, mental health and social support: data from a northwestern First Nation
    Mark Daniel
    Departement de Medecine sociale et preventive, Universite de Montreal, Succursale Centre Ville, Quebec
    Can J Public Health 95:45-9. 2004
    ..Understanding relations between affect and smoking behaviour is requisite to mounting anti-smoking interventions...
  26. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the relevance, generalization, and applicability of research: issues in external validation and translation methodology
    Lawrence W Green
    University of California at San Francisco, USA
    Eval Health Prof 29:126-53. 2006
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  27. pmc Public health asks of systems science: to advance our evidence-based practice, can you help us get more practice-based evidence?
    Lawrence W Green
    UCSF CCC Population Sciences, Box 0981, San Francisco, CA 94143 0981, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:406-9. 2006
    ..What can we learn from our experience with sociology in the past that might guide us in drawing effectively on systems science?..
  28. ncbi request reprint The underdeveloped partnership of patient education and counseling with public health
    Lawrence W Green
    Patient Educ Couns 59:115-6. 2005
  29. ncbi request reprint External validity: we need to do more
    Russell E Glasgow
    Ann Behav Med 31:105-8. 2006