Colleen DiIorio

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Motivational groups support adherence to antiretroviral therapy and use of risk reduction behaviors in HIV positive Nigerian women: a pilot study
    Marcia McDonnell Holstad
    Nell Hodgson School of Nursing, Emory University, USA
    Afr J Reprod Health 16:14-27. 2012
  2. pmc The LIVE Network: a music-based messaging program to promote ART adherence self-management
    Marcia McDonnell Holstad
    Nell Hodgson School of Nursing, Emory University, 1520 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA, 30322, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2954-62. 2013
  3. pmc Adherence, sexual risk, and viral load in HIV-infected women prescribed antiretroviral therapy
    Marcia McDonnell Holstad
    Nell Hodgson School of Nursing, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 25:431-8. 2011
  4. pmc Group motivational interviewing to promote adherence to antiretroviral medications and risk reduction behaviors in HIV infected women
    Marcia McDonnell Holstad
    Nell Hodgson School of Nursing, Emory University, 1520 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:885-96. 2011
  5. ncbi Motivating HIV positive women to adhere to antiretroviral therapy and risk reduction behavior: the KHARMA Project
    Marcia McDonnell Holstad
    Family Community Health Department at the Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Online J Issues Nurs 11:5. 2006
  6. pmc WebEase: development of a Web-based epilepsy self-management intervention
    Colleen DiIorio
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd, 5th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A28. 2009
  7. ncbi Keepin' it R.E.A.L.!: results of a mother-adolescent HIV prevention program
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA30322, USA
    Nurs Res 55:43-51. 2006
  8. ncbi The moderating influence of mother-adolescent discussion on early and middle African-American adolescent sexual behavior
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Res Nurs Health 30:193-202. 2007
  9. ncbi Using motivational interviewing to promote adherence to antiretroviral medications: a pilot study
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 14:52-62. 2003
  10. doi A telephone-based self-management program for people with epilepsy
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 14:232-6. 2009

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. pmc Motivational groups support adherence to antiretroviral therapy and use of risk reduction behaviors in HIV positive Nigerian women: a pilot study
    Marcia McDonnell Holstad
    Nell Hodgson School of Nursing, Emory University, USA
    Afr J Reprod Health 16:14-27. 2012
    ..The MI participants also had fewer mean number of sexual partners. MI in group format shows promise in promoting adherence to ART and use of RRB in HIV-infected Nigerian women...
  2. pmc The LIVE Network: a music-based messaging program to promote ART adherence self-management
    Marcia McDonnell Holstad
    Nell Hodgson School of Nursing, Emory University, 1520 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA, 30322, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2954-62. 2013
    ..The LN group did have significantly (p < 0.1) increased levels of adherence self-efficacy and decrease in viral loads...
  3. pmc Adherence, sexual risk, and viral load in HIV-infected women prescribed antiretroviral therapy
    Marcia McDonnell Holstad
    Nell Hodgson School of Nursing, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 25:431-8. 2011
    ..Our findings underscore the importance of addressing adherence to both ART and RRB in HIV clinical settings to improve clinical outcomes and reduce HIV transmission...
  4. pmc Group motivational interviewing to promote adherence to antiretroviral medications and risk reduction behaviors in HIV infected women
    Marcia McDonnell Holstad
    Nell Hodgson School of Nursing, Emory University, 1520 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:885-96. 2011
    ..Though not conclusive, the findings offer some support for using MI in a group format to promote adherence and some risk reduction behaviors when adequate attendance is maintained...
  5. ncbi Motivating HIV positive women to adhere to antiretroviral therapy and risk reduction behavior: the KHARMA Project
    Marcia McDonnell Holstad
    Family Community Health Department at the Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Online J Issues Nurs 11:5. 2006
    ..A description of the tailored intervention and project update is included...
  6. pmc WebEase: development of a Web-based epilepsy self-management intervention
    Colleen DiIorio
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd, 5th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A28. 2009
    ..The program has 2 main components: 1) the modules, which provide a tailored opportunity for learning, reflection, and goal setting, and 2) MyLog, a place to enter daily information...
  7. ncbi Keepin' it R.E.A.L.!: results of a mother-adolescent HIV prevention program
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA30322, USA
    Nurs Res 55:43-51. 2006
    ..Several programs on increasing communication between parents and teenagers have been tested, but the study of the impact of these programs on resulting sexual behavior is lacking...
  8. ncbi The moderating influence of mother-adolescent discussion on early and middle African-American adolescent sexual behavior
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Res Nurs Health 30:193-202. 2007
    ..Although these results were not apparent for boys, there was a strong relationship between discussions with friends about sex and sexual behaviors among boys...
  9. ncbi Using motivational interviewing to promote adherence to antiretroviral medications: a pilot study
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 14:52-62. 2003
    ..The results of this pilot study show promise for the use of MI as an intervention to promote adherence to antiretroviral medications...
  10. doi A telephone-based self-management program for people with epilepsy
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 14:232-6. 2009
    ..Participants were very satisfied with the program and noted the benefits of the telephone delivery method. Analysis of outcomes provided support for continued development and testing of the program...
  11. pmc Adherence to antiretroviral medication regimens: a test of a psychosocial model
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd, Room 560, Atlanta, GA, 30322, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:10-22. 2009
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  12. doi Use of complementary and alternative medicine among men with prostate cancer in a rural setting
    Susan Butler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Community Health 36:1004-10. 2011
    ..In line with national patterns, younger and more educated rural patients were significantly more likely to have ever used CAM and to use it after treatment...
  13. ncbi The complexity of treatments for persons with epilepsy
    Katherine A Yeager
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1520 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 7:679-86. 2005
    ..Taking more than one tablet per dose was the most common administrative action. Data presented here raise interesting areas for further research as well as important clinical implications...
  14. doi Evaluation of WebEase: an epilepsy self-management Web site
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences ealth Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:185-97. 2009
    ..The initial results are encouraging and continued development of WebEase has the potential to facilitate education and self-management strategies among people with epilepsy...
  15. ncbi The epilepsy medication and treatment complexity index: reliability and validity testing
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 35:155-62. 2003
    ..This information is useful in describing the treatment and adherence issues for persons with epilepsy...
  16. doi Differences in treatment-based beliefs and coping between African American and white men with prostate cancer
    Colleen DiIorio
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Community Health 36:505-12. 2011
    ..These results, based on a largely rural patient population, support those of other studies noting differences in perception of care, access to care, and coping strategies between African American and white men with prostate cancer...
  17. pmc REAL men: a group-randomized trial of an HIV prevention intervention for adolescent boys
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1084-9. 2007
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  18. ncbi Behavioral, social, and affective factors associated with self-efficacy for self-management among people with epilepsy
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 9:158-63. 2006
    ..The results provide direction for identifying people with low levels of self-efficacy and highlighting areas that might help enhance self-efficacy in persons with epilepsy...
  19. doi Distance delivery of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for depression: project UPLIFT
    Nancy J Thompson
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 19:247-54. 2010
    ..Findings indicate that distance delivery of group MBCT can be effective in reducing symptoms of depression in people with epilepsy. Directions for future research are proposed...
  20. ncbi An assessment of the HIV/AIDS knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors of adolescents living in a large metropolitan area
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:178-85. 2002
    ..Information from this and similar assessments can facilitate responsiveness of healthcare professions to the current educational needs of adolescents...
  21. pmc Spiritual well-being, depressive symptoms, and immune status among women living with HIV/AIDS
    Safiya George Dalmida
    Emory University, Nell Hidgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Women Health 49:119-43. 2009
    ..Further research is needed to examine relationships between spirituality and mental and physical health among HIV-positive women...
  22. pmc An examination of the psychometric properties of the Antiretroviral General Adherence Scale (AGAS) in two samples of HIV-infected individuals
    Marcia McDonnell Holstad
    Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 21:162-72. 2010
    ..Viral load, CD4 cell counts, and depression scores were also examined. Reliability and validity of the AGAS were supported in both samples...
  23. doi The meaning and use of spirituality among African American women living with HIV/AIDS
    Safiya George Dalmida
    Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    West J Nurs Res 34:736-65. 2012
    ..Findings highlight the importance of spirituality in health and well-being among AA women with HIV/AIDS...
  24. doi Social support for self-management behaviors among people with epilepsy: a content analysis of the WebEase program
    Elizabeth Reisinger Walker
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 23:285-90. 2012
    ..These results could be useful for interventions aimed at bolstering support in order to improve self-management...
  25. doi Results of a research study evaluating WebEase, an online epilepsy self-management program
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 22:469-74. 2011
    ..The results highlight the usefulness of online tools to support self-management among people with epilepsy...
  26. ncbi The association of stigma with self-management and perceptions of health care among adults with epilepsy
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1520 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:259-67. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the perception of stigma among adults with epilepsy including its association with epilepsy self-management and perceptions of health care...
  27. pmc Implementation of audio computer-assisted interviewing software in HIV/AIDS research
    Erika Pluhar
    Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 18:51-63. 2007
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  28. pmc Individual, seizure-related, and psychosocial predictors of depressive symptoms among people with epilepsy over six months
    Elizabeth L Reisinger
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, GCR Building, 5th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 15:196-201. 2009
    ..The results indicate that multiple factors influence depressive symptoms among people with epilepsy...
  29. ncbi Use of computers and the Internet for health information by patients with epilepsy
    Cam Escoffery
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 12:109-14. 2008
    ..This study found that people with epilepsy have access to computers and the Internet, desire epilepsy-specific information, and are receptive to online health information on how to manage their epilepsy...
  30. ncbi Advancing nursing science in vulnerable populations: measurement issues
    Ora Lea Strickland
    Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Annu Rev Nurs Res 25:27-48. 2007
    ..It was concluded that inadequate attention is given to measurement practices by researchers when studying vulnerable populations...
  31. ncbi Prevalence and predictors of women's experience of psychological trauma during childbirth
    Johanna E Soet
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Birth 30:36-46. 2003
    ..The three purposes of this study were to examine the rates at which women experienced psychological trauma in childbirth, to explore possible causal factors, and to examine possible factors in the development of the disorder...
  32. ncbi Healthy Body/Healthy Spirit: a church-based nutrition and physical activity intervention
    Ken Resnicow
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Educ Res 17:562-73. 2002
    ..Secondly, this is one of the first studies to test the effectiveness of a self-help diet and PA intervention tailored for an African-American church population...
  33. doi The effect of race and rural residence on prostate cancer treatment choice among men in Georgia
    Kyle Steenland
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Urology 77:581-7. 2011
    ..To analyze differences for prostate cancer by race and in rural areas...
  34. ncbi Motivational interviewing in health promotion: it sounds like something is changing
    Ken Resnicow
    Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Health Psychol 21:444-51. 2002
    ..Major outcome studies are reviewed, nuances associated with the use of MI in health promotion and chronic disease prevention are described, and future directions are offered...
  35. ncbi An evaluation of neuroscience nursing research published during the Decade of the Brain
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 36:58-66, 71. 2004
    ..As noted in the previous evaluation, the trend toward theory-then-research studies continued and the scientific methods grew more complex...
  36. ncbi Keepin' it R.E.A.L.!: program description and results of baseline assessment
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Health Educ Behav 29:104-23. 2002
    ..Selected characteristics of mothers did not contribute to understanding factors associated with intimate sexual behaviors or initiation of sexual intercourse among adolescent participants...
  37. ncbi Epilepsy self-management: a comparison of self-efficacy and outcome expectancy for medication adherence and lifestyle behaviors among people with epilepsy
    Rosemarie Kobau
    Epilepsy Program, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, MS K45, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:217-25. 2003
    ..Individuals with low self-efficacy would benefit from interventions that increase efficacy beliefs to enhance their ability to adopt and maintain good self-management practices...
  38. doi Updated research priorities for neuroscience nursing
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 43:149-55. 2011
    ..The purpose of the updated priority document is to provide guidelines for the systematic development of knowledge in neuroscience nursing through the encouragement of selected neuroscience nursing research activities...
  39. pmc Childhood sexual abuse and risk behaviors among men at high risk for HIV infection
    Colleen DiIorio
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:214-9. 2002
    ..This study examined the association between unwanted sexual activity during childhood and risky behaviors among a sample of predominantly African American and Hispanic men...
  40. doi Attitudes about mental illness and its treatment: validation of a generic scale for public health surveillance of mental illness associated stigma
    Rosemarie Kobau
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop K 51, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Community Ment Health J 46:164-76. 2010
    ..Subscale scores differed by sex, race/ethnicity, and experience with mental illness. Inclusion of these brief subscales on existing population-based surveys can help states and others track attitudes about mental illness...
  41. pmc Cancer outcomes research in a rural area: a multi-institution partnership model
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Community Health 34:23-32. 2009
    ..Our partnership model may provide a useful framework for cancer outcomes research projects in rural communities...
  42. ncbi Parenting style and adolescent's reaction to conflict: is there a relationship?
    Jessica M Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Adolesc Health 31:463-8. 2002
    ..To determine if the reactions of adolescents toward hypothetical situations that can lead to conflict and violence varied by parenting style of their mothers...
  43. ncbi Initial testing of the Antiretroviral Medication Complexity Index
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 17:26-36. 2006
    ..Complexity as measured by the AMCI was associated with some measures of adherence, providing partial support for construct validity. Results provide evidence for the reliability and validity of the AMCI when used for research purposes...

Research Grants7

  1. Motivating HIV+ Women: Risk Reduction and ART Adherence
    MARCIA HOLSTAD; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Regression analyses will be used to test the effects of the mediators. ..
  2. An Audio Music Self-Management Adherence Program to Improve ART Adherence
    MARCIA HOLSTAD; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..If successful, the resultant higher levels of adherence will reduce viral load, thus reducing infectiousness, promoting health, and increasing quality of life. ..