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- Diffusion theory and knowledge dissemination, utilization, and integration in public healthLawrence W Green
Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0981, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 30:151-74. 2009..Finally, we suggest ways to blend diffusion with other theory and evidence in guiding a more decentralized approach to dissemination and implementation in public health, including changes in the ways we produce the science itself...
- The U.S. healthy people initiative: its genesis and its sustainabilityLawrence W Green
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 32:451-70. 2011..Such accommodations changed the contours of the initiative over time in attempts to make it more relevant to specific partners and other stakeholders...
- Primary prevention of type 2 diabetes: integrative public health and primary care opportunities, challenges and strategiesLawrence W Green
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 66 Santa Paula Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94127, USA
Fam Pract 29:i13-23. 2012....
- Ethics and community-based participatory research: commentary on MinklerLawrence W Green
Office of Science and Extramural Research, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, USA
Health Educ Behav 31:698-701. 2004
- 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?..
- Prospects and possible pitfalls of a preventive Polypill: confessions of a health promotion convertL W Green
School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94127, USA
Eur J Clin Nutr 59:S4-8; discussion S9. 2005....
- The prevention research centers as models of practice-based evidence two decades onLawrence 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
- Public health asks of community psychologyLawrence W Green
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, Population Sciences, The Helen C Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, UCSF, 66 Santa Paula Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94127, USA
Am J Community Psychol 41:404-6. 2008..Public health asks of community psychology a helping hand in bridging the clinical endpoints of most NIH-sponsored behavioral research with the community endpoints of most CDC-sponsored programs such as injury control...
- Inferring strategies for disseminating physical activity policies, programs, and practices from the successes of tobacco controlLawrence 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...
- Commentary on the emerging Guide to Community Preventive Services from a health promotion perspectiveL W Green
Office of Smoking and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
Am J Prev Med 18:7-9. 2000..This could be addressed by constructing a continuous, interactive system for gathering information about prevention research and practice as part of the infrastructure of the public health system...
- 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....
- Evaluating the relevance, generalization, and applicability of research: issues in external validation and translation methodologyLawrence W Green
University of California at San Francisco, USA
Eval Health Prof 29:126-53. 2006....
- Policy-contribution assessment and field-building analysis of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Active Living Research ProgramJudith M Ottoson
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
Am J Prev Med 36:S34-43. 2009..This evaluation reports on the trajectory of influence of past and future ALR outcomes on field-building and policy contributions as well as on possible users of completed and disseminated ALR products...
- Making research relevant: if it is an evidence-based practice, where's the practice-based evidence?Lawrence W Green
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 185 Berry Street, PO Box 0981, San Francisco, CA 9414 0981, USA
Fam Pract 25:i20-4. 2008....
- Possible lessons from the tobacco experience for obesity controlShawna 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....
- Study designs for effectiveness and translation research :identifying trade-offsShawna 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...
- Fighting back or fighting themselves? Community coalitions against substance abuse and their use of best practicesLawrence W Green
Am J Prev Med 23:303-6. 2002
- Potential lessons from public health and health promotion for the prevention of child abuseJoanne 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...
- Appraising and funding participatory research in health promotion. 1998-99M Anne George
Int Q Community Health Educ 26:171-87. 2006
- The public health infrastructure and our nation's healthEdward L Baker
The North Carolina Institute for Public Health, Chapel Hill, 27599 8165, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 26:303-18. 2005..We conclude that a newly strengthened public health infrastructure must be sustained in the future through a balancing of the values inherent in the federal system...
- An integrative framework for community partnering to translate theory into effective health promotion strategyAllan 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....
- The multiple baseline design for evaluating population-based researchNathan 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...
- Vision for a global registry of anticipated public health studiesBernard 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...
- An interview with Lawrence W Green. Interview by Molly T. Laflin and David R. BlackLawrence W Green
Am J Health Behav 27:466-78. 2003
- Software to assist with programme planning: two community-based casesChris 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
- The underdeveloped partnership of patient education and counseling with public healthLawrence W Green
Patient Educ Couns 59:115-6. 2005
- New insights into how mass media works for and against tobaccoLawrence W Green
J Health Commun 7:245-8. 2002
- Community outreach: from measuring the difference to making a difference with health informationJudith 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...
- Limitations of the randomized controlled trial in evaluating population-based health interventionsRobert 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...