Lawrence Sagin Wissow

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ethical issues raised in addressing the needs of people with serious mental disorders in complex emergencies
    Lawrence S Wissow
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 6:72-8. 2012
  2. pmc Enhancing communication skills for pediatric visits through on-line training using video demonstrations
    Kathi J Kemper
    Departments of Pediatrics and Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    BMC Med Educ 8:8. 2008
  3. pmc Aspects of mental health communication skills training that predict parent and child outcomes in pediatric primary care
    Lawrence Wissow
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 82:226-32. 2011
  4. pmc Therapeutic alliance in pediatric primary care: preliminary evidence for a relationship with physician communication style and mothers' satisfaction
    Lawrence S Wissow
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 31:83-91. 2010
  5. doi request reprint A common factors approach to improving the mental health capacity of pediatric primary care
    Larry Wissow
    Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:305-18. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Improving child and parent mental health in primary care: a cluster-randomized trial of communication skills training
    Lawrence Sagin Wissow
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatrics 121:266-75. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Pediatric residents' responses that discourage discussion of psychosocial problems in primary care
    Lawrence S Wissow
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1569-78. 2005
  8. pmc Promoting advance directives among elderly primary care patients
    Lawrence S Wissow
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:944-51. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal care improves disclosure of psychosocial information
    Lawrence S Wissow
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:419-24. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms behind the failure of residents' longitudinal primary care to promote disclosure and discussion of psychosocial issues
    Lawrence S Wissow
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 624 N Broadway, 749 Hampton House, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:685-92. 2002

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Ethical issues raised in addressing the needs of people with serious mental disorders in complex emergencies
    Lawrence S Wissow
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 6:72-8. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Enhancing communication skills for pediatric visits through on-line training using video demonstrations
    Kathi J Kemper
    Departments of Pediatrics and Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    BMC Med Educ 8:8. 2008
    ..We evaluated the feasibility and desirability of on-line training and sought suggestions for future courses...
  3. pmc Aspects of mental health communication skills training that predict parent and child outcomes in pediatric primary care
    Lawrence Wissow
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 82:226-32. 2011
    ..We used data from a trial of mental health training for office-based primary care to determine indicators of uptake that predicted parent and child outcomes...
  4. pmc Therapeutic alliance in pediatric primary care: preliminary evidence for a relationship with physician communication style and mothers' satisfaction
    Lawrence S Wissow
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 31:83-91. 2010
    ..We tested an adaptation of the Vanderbilt Therapeutic Alliance Scale (VTAS) for rating parent-provider interactions in pediatric primary care...
  5. doi request reprint A common factors approach to improving the mental health capacity of pediatric primary care
    Larry Wissow
    Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:305-18. 2008
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Improving child and parent mental health in primary care: a cluster-randomized trial of communication skills training
    Lawrence Sagin Wissow
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatrics 121:266-75. 2008
    ..We examined child and parent outcomes of training providers to engage families efficiently and to reduce common symptoms of a range of mental health problems and disorders...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pediatric residents' responses that discourage discussion of psychosocial problems in primary care
    Lawrence S Wissow
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1569-78. 2005
    ..Studies spanning nearly 4 decades demonstrate that doctors ignore or dismiss many patient bids for discussion of psychosocial topics. We sought to understand characteristics of doctors, patients, and visits in which this occurs...
  8. pmc Promoting advance directives among elderly primary care patients
    Lawrence S Wissow
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:944-51. 2004
    ..To determine efficient ways of promoting advance directives among heterogeneous populations of elderly ambulatory patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal care improves disclosure of psychosocial information
    Lawrence S Wissow
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:419-24. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms behind the failure of residents' longitudinal primary care to promote disclosure and discussion of psychosocial issues
    Lawrence S Wissow
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 624 N Broadway, 749 Hampton House, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:685-92. 2002
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Cluster and regional influences on suicide in a Southwestern American Indian tribe
    L S Wissow
    Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Soc Sci Med 53:1115-24. 2001
    ..We concluded that both regional trends and clustering contribute to suicide in this community. Further prevention efforts may need to focus on both unique tribal characteristics and shared factors among non-native neighbors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Patient-provider communication during the emergency department care of children with asthma. The National Cooperative Inner-City Asthma Study, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH, Bethesda, MD
    L S Wissow
    Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Med Care 36:1439-50. 1998
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of an innovative video feedback technique to enhance communication skills training
    Debra L Roter
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Room 750, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Med Educ 38:145-57. 2004
    ..Despite growing interest in medical communication by certification bodies, significant methodological and logistic challenges are evident in experiential methods of instruction...

Research Grants5

  1. IMPROVING MENTAL HEALTH CARE BY PEDIATRIC GENERALISTS
    Lawrence Wissow; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The second will explore how concepts of therapeutic alliance, which have been shown to predict treatment outcome in specialized mental health services, can be applied to mental health care provided by generalists. ..
  2. Trial of psychosocial training for pediatric generalists
    Lawrence Wissow; Fiscal Year: 2005
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