Victor Stevens

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term weight loss and changes in blood pressure: results of the Trials of Hypertension Prevention, phase II
    V J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 134:1-11. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Documentation of the 5 as for smoking cessation by PCPs across distinct health systems
    Rebecca J Williams
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 20:e35-42. 2014
  3. doi request reprint The role of the coordinating center in the obesity prevention at the worksite consortium
    Victor J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 North Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:69S-71S. 2007
  4. pmc Helicobacter pylori eradication in dyspeptic primary care patients: a randomized controlled trial of a pharmacy intervention
    Victor J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 North Interstate Ave Portland, OR 97227, USA
    West J Med 176:92-6. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint One-year results from a brief, computer-assisted intervention to decrease consumption of fat and increase consumption of fruits and vegetables
    Victor J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Prev Med 36:594-600. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The PHLAME firefighters' study: feasibility and findings
    Diane L Elliot
    Division of Health Promotion and Sports Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:13-23. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Work, Weight, and Wellness: the 3W Program: a worksite obesity prevention and intervention trial
    Andrew E Williams
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Hawaii, 501 Alakawa Street, Suite 201, Honolulu, HI 96817, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:16S-26S. 2007
  8. pmc Design and implementation of an interactive website to support long-term maintenance of weight loss
    Victor J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente, Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e1. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of a brief dietary intervention to decrease consumption of fat and increase consumption of fruits and vegetables
    Victor J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon, 3800 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Am J Health Promot 16:129-34. 2002
  10. pmc Associations of internet website use with weight change in a long-term weight loss maintenance program
    Kristine L Funk
    Kaiser Permanente, Center for Health Research, Portland, USA
    J Med Internet Res 12:e29. 2010

Research Grants

  1. PREMIER--LIFESTYLE INTERVENE FOR BLOOD PRESSURE CONTRL
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2002
  2. Weight management for improved pregnancy outcomes
    Victor J Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2010
  3. Weight management for improved pregnancy outcomes
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. Primary Care Treatment for Overweight Adolescent Females
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. WEIGHT LOSS MAINTENANCE TRIAL
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2006
  6. Helping Women Adopt a Cancer Prevention Diet
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2007
  7. WEIGHT LOSS MAINTENANCE TRIAL
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2007
  8. Primary Care Treatment for Overweight Adolescent Females
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2006
  9. Helping Women Adopt a Cancer Prevention Diet
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2006
  10. Primary Care Treatment for Overweight Adolescent Females
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term weight loss and changes in blood pressure: results of the Trials of Hypertension Prevention, phase II
    V J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 134:1-11. 2001
    ..Weight loss appears to be an effective method for primary prevention of hypertension. However, the long-term effects of weight loss on blood pressure have not been extensively studied...
  2. ncbi request reprint Documentation of the 5 as for smoking cessation by PCPs across distinct health systems
    Rebecca J Williams
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 20:e35-42. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint The role of the coordinating center in the obesity prevention at the worksite consortium
    Victor J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 North Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:69S-71S. 2007
    ..The development and implementation of these functions are described in this paper...
  4. pmc Helicobacter pylori eradication in dyspeptic primary care patients: a randomized controlled trial of a pharmacy intervention
    Victor J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 North Interstate Ave Portland, OR 97227, USA
    West J Med 176:92-6. 2002
    ..To determine the effectiveness of structured adherence counseling by pharmacists on the eradication of Helicobacter pylori when using a standard drug treatment regimen...
  5. ncbi request reprint One-year results from a brief, computer-assisted intervention to decrease consumption of fat and increase consumption of fruits and vegetables
    Victor J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Prev Med 36:594-600. 2003
    ..Current cancer prevention recommendations include reducing consumption of fat and increasing consumption of fruits and vegetables...
  6. ncbi request reprint The PHLAME firefighters' study: feasibility and findings
    Diane L Elliot
    Division of Health Promotion and Sports Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:13-23. 2004
    ..To assess efficacy of 2 worksite health promotion interventions...
  7. doi request reprint Work, Weight, and Wellness: the 3W Program: a worksite obesity prevention and intervention trial
    Andrew E Williams
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Hawaii, 501 Alakawa Street, Suite 201, Honolulu, HI 96817, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:16S-26S. 2007
    ..We also describe factors that have influenced intervention adoption and employee participation...
  8. pmc Design and implementation of an interactive website to support long-term maintenance of weight loss
    Victor J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente, Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e1. 2008
    ..Internet-based weight loss maintenance programs offer considerable potential for meeting this need. Careful design processes are required to maximize adherence and minimize attrition...
  9. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of a brief dietary intervention to decrease consumption of fat and increase consumption of fruits and vegetables
    Victor J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon, 3800 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Am J Health Promot 16:129-34. 2002
    ..This study tested the efficacy of a computer-assisted counseling intervention to reduce diet-related cancer risk...
  10. pmc Associations of internet website use with weight change in a long-term weight loss maintenance program
    Kristine L Funk
    Kaiser Permanente, Center for Health Research, Portland, USA
    J Med Internet Res 12:e29. 2010
    ..There is limited information about patterns of website use and specific components of an interactive website that might help promote maintenance of weight loss...
  11. ncbi request reprint Natural language processing in the electronic medical record: assessing clinician adherence to tobacco treatment guidelines
    Brian Hazlehurst
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:434-9. 2005
    ..Comprehensively assessing care quality with electronic medical records (EMRs) is not currently possible because much data reside in clinicians' free-text notes...
  12. pmc Using a website to build community and enhance outcomes in a group, multi-component intervention promoting healthy diet and exercise in adolescents
    Lynn L DeBar
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:539-50. 2009
    ..This article describes website use and behavioral outcomes in a multi-component lifestyle intervention promoting healthy diet and exercise...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of comprehensive lifestyle modification on diet, weight, physical fitness, and blood pressure control: 18-month results of a randomized trial
    Patricia J Elmer
    Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:485-95. 2006
    ..The main 6-month results from the PREMIER trial showed that comprehensive behavioral intervention programs improve lifestyle behaviors and lower blood pressure...
  14. pmc Weight change in diabetes and glycemic and blood pressure control
    Adrianne C Feldstein
    1Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:1960-5. 2008
    ..Weight loss in type 2 diabetes is undisputedly important, and data from community settings are limited. We evaluated weight change and resulting glycemic and blood pressure control in type 2 diabetic patients at an HMO...
  15. pmc Weight loss during the intensive intervention phase of the weight-loss maintenance trial
    Jack F Hollis
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:118-26. 2008
    ..This paper describes methods and results for the initial 6-month weight-loss program (Phase I)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Using web-based screening to enhance efficiency of HMO clinical trial recruitment in women aged forty and older
    K Sabina Smith
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97221, USA
    Clin Trials 4:102-5. 2007
    ..Screening potential participants for clinical trials can be labor-intensive, particularly when using long questionnaires administered by telephone...
  17. ncbi request reprint Review: weight-loss interventions with Hispanic populations
    Nangel M Lindberg
    Kaiser Permanante Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:397-402. 2007
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Youth: a health plan-based lifestyle intervention increases bone mineral density in adolescent girls
    Lynn L DeBar
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1269-76. 2006
    ..To test the efficacy of a health plan-based lifestyle intervention to increase bone mineral density in adolescent girls...
  19. pmc MediClass: A system for detecting and classifying encounter-based clinical events in any electronic medical record
    Brian Hazlehurst
    Center for Health Research, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:517-29. 2005
    ..MediClass could aid both clinical operations and health services research through enhancing care quality assessment, disease surveillance, and adverse event detection...
  20. pmc A brief intervention designed to increase breast cancer self-screening
    Nangel M Lindberg
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227 1110, USA
    Am J Health Promot 23:320-3. 2009
    ..To assess the efficacy of an intervention designed to increase appropriate use of breast self-examination (BSE)...
  21. pmc Immigration and weight gain: Mexican-American women's perspectives
    Nangel M Lindberg
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:155-60. 2011
    ..Specific suggestions are provided for the development of weight-loss interventions for this population...
  22. doi request reprint Excessive gestational weight gain and postpartum weight retention among obese women
    Kimberly K Vesco
    Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:1069-75. 2009
    ..To evaluate the incremental effect of weight gain above that recommended for term pregnancy (15 pounds) on postpartum weight retention at 1 year among obese women...
  23. pmc Economic evaluation of a worksite obesity prevention and intervention trial among hotel workers in Hawaii
    Richard T Meenan
    Science Programs Department, Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:S8-13. 2010
    ..Economic evaluation of Work, Weight, and Wellness (3W), a 2-year randomized trial of a weight loss program delivered through Hawaii hotel worksites...
  24. ncbi request reprint YOUTH: decisions and challenges in designing an osteoporosis prevention intervention for teen girls
    Lynn L DeBar
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Prev Med 39:1047-55. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Steps to soulful living (steps): a weight loss program for African-American women
    Njeri Karanja
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97227 1098, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:363-71. 2002
    ..Steps to Soulful Living (Steps) was a pilot study to test the effects of a culturally adapted weight loss program on weight loss in African-American women...
  26. pmc Development and implementation cost analysis of telephone- and Internet-based interventions for the maintenance of weight loss
    Richard T Meenan
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 25:400-10. 2009
    ..This study describes implementation costs of both interventions as well as IT development costs...
  27. doi request reprint Newborn size among obese women with weight gain outside the 2009 Institute of Medicine recommendation
    Kimberly K Vesco
    The Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227 1110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:812-8. 2011
    ..To estimate risk of delivering macrosomic, large-for-gestational-age and small-for-gestational-age neonates in obese women with gestational weight gain outside the 2009 Institute of Medicine recommendation (11-20 pounds)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of the vaginal diaphragm among current users
    Julie E Maher
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Multnomah County Health Department and Oregon Department of Human Services, Portland, OR, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 36:64-71. 2004
    ..Interest in the diaphragm has been growing, in part because it is a female-controlled method that might protect against HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). A better understanding of diaphragm acceptability is needed...
  29. pmc Randomized trial of Tapas Acupressure Technique for weight loss maintenance: rationale and study design
    Charles Elder
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:683-90. 2010
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  30. ncbi request reprint Promoting Healthy Lifestyles: Alternative Models' Effects (PHLAME)
    Esther L Moe
    Division of Health Promotion and Sports Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97201, USA
    Health Educ Res 17:586-96. 2002
    ..Findings from PHLAME will provide information about the process and outcomes of these models' ability to achieve health behavior change...
  31. doi request reprint Effect of group racial composition on weight loss in African Americans
    Jamy D Ard
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:306-10. 2008
    ..We tested the hypothesis that AA who participate in all AA weight loss intervention groups will lose more weight than AA who participate in mixed race groups...
  32. doi request reprint Comparison of strategies for sustaining weight loss: the weight loss maintenance randomized controlled trial
    Laura P Svetkey
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Duke Hypertension Center and Sarah W Stedman Nutrition and Metabolism Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    JAMA 299:1139-48. 2008
    ..Behavioral weight loss interventions achieve short-term success, but re-gain is common...
  33. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of older participants in frailty/injury prevention studies
    Marcia G Ory
    Behavioral and Social Research Program, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Prev Sci 3:1-22. 2002
    ..In planning health promotion studies, investigators need to be aware of the numbers of older people they may need to screen and different strategies for increasing recruitment success...
  34. ncbi request reprint Effects of comprehensive lifestyle modification on blood pressure control: main results of the PREMIER clinical trial
    Lawrence J Appel
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Md 21205 2233, USA
    JAMA 289:2083-93. 2003
    ..The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet also lowers BP. To date, no trial has evaluated the effects of simultaneously implementing these lifestyle recommendations...
  35. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness, and their relationship to cardiovascular risk factors in African Americans and non-African Americans with above-optimal blood pressure
    Deborah R Young
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Community Health 30:107-24. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint A summary of results of the Dietary Intervention Study in Children (DISC): lessons learned
    Linda Van Horn
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, 1102, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 18:28-41. 2003
    ..Highlights of key lessons learned from DISC and translational applications of potential interest to nurses and other health care providers are presented...
  37. ncbi request reprint Diet and sex hormones in girls: findings from a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Joanne F Dorgan
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:132-41. 2003
    ..We evaluated whether an intervention to lower fat intake among adolescent girls altered their serum concentrations of sex hormones that, in adults, are related to breast cancer development...
  38. ncbi request reprint Tobacco-control policies in 11 leading managed care organizations: progress and challenges
    Nancy A Rigotti
    Tobacco Research and Treatment Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston 02114, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 5:130-6. 2002
    ..Although evidence-based national guidelines for tobacco-dependence treatment have been available since 1996, translating these guidelines into clinical practice is challenging...
  39. ncbi request reprint Higher self-reported physical activity is associated with lower systolic blood pressure: the Dietary Intervention Study in Childhood (DISC)
    Samuel S Gidding
    Nemours Cardiac Center, A I duPont Children s Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University, Wilmington, Delaware 19899, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2388-93. 2006
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Tobacco-cessation services and patient satisfaction in nine nonprofit HMOs
    Virginia P Quinn
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Research and Evaluation Department, Pasadena, California 91188, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:77-84. 2005
    ..There is little information on the extent of compliance with the guideline's treatment model described by the "5A's" (Ask, Advise, Assess, Assist, Arrange)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Reductions in dietary energy density are associated with weight loss in overweight and obese participants in the PREMIER trial
    Jenny H Ledikwe
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:1212-21. 2007
    ..Dietary energy density (ED) reductions are associated with energy intake (EI) reductions. Little is known about influences on body weight (BW)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Effects of individual components of multiple behavior changes: the PREMIER trial
    Eva Obarzanek
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7936, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:545-60. 2007
    ..To assess contributions of individual lifestyle changes on systolic blood pressure (SBP) changes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Effects of PREMIER lifestyle modifications on participants with and without the metabolic syndrome
    Lillian F Lien
    Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Hypertension 50:609-16. 2007
    ..Our data suggest that strategies for lowering BP in individuals with metabolic syndrome may be enhanced by recommendations to adopt the DASH dietary pattern...
  44. ncbi request reprint Design characteristics of worksite environmental interventions for obesity prevention
    Charlotte A Pratt
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications, 6701 Rockledge Drive, MSC 7936, Room 10118, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2171-80. 2007
    ..This paper describes the design characteristics of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)-funded studies that are testing innovative environmental interventions for weight control and obesity prevention at worksites...
  45. ncbi request reprint Premier: a clinical trial of comprehensive lifestyle modification for blood pressure control: rationale, design and baseline characteristics
    Laura P Svetkey
    Duke Hypertension Center and Sarah W Stedman Center for Nutritional Studies, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:462-71. 2003
    ..To describe PREMIER, a randomized trial to determine the effects of multi-component lifestyle interventions on blood pressure (BP)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Does methodology affect the ability to monitor tobacco control activities? implications for HEDIS and other performance measures
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Prev Med 37:33-40. 2003
    ..It is unclear whether methodological differences in sample size, survey methods, and analysis approach significantly affect the ability to accurately monitor tobacco control activities and to make rate comparisons...
  47. ncbi request reprint Tobacco control efforts in managed care: what do the doctors think?
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minn 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:193-8. 2004
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Low-fat dietary pattern and risk of cardiovascular disease: the Women's Health Initiative Randomized Controlled Dietary Modification Trial
    Barbara V Howard
    MedStar Research Institute Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    JAMA 295:655-66. 2006
    ..Multiple epidemiologic studies and some trials have linked diet with cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention, but long-term intervention data are needed...
  49. ncbi request reprint Diet and sex hormones in boys: findings from the dietary intervention study in children
    Joanne F Dorgan
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:3992-6. 2006
    ..Diet reportedly alters serum sex hormone concentrations in adults, but little is known about the influence of diet during puberty on these hormones...
  50. doi request reprint Low-fat dietary pattern and risk of treated diabetes mellitus in postmenopausal women: the Women's Health Initiative randomized controlled dietary modification trial
    Lesley F Tinker
    Women s Health Initiative, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, PO Box 19024, Mail Stop M3 A410, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1500-11. 2008
    ..This study was undertaken to assess the effects of a low-fat dietary pattern on incidence of treated diabetes among generally healthy postmenopausal women...
  51. doi request reprint Introduction and overview of worksite studies
    Charlotte A Pratt
    Division of Prevention and Population Science, NHLBI, 6701 Rockledge Drive, MSC 7936, Room 10118, Bethesda, MD 20892 7936, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1S-3S. 2007

Research Grants16

  1. PREMIER--LIFESTYLE INTERVENE FOR BLOOD PRESSURE CONTRL
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Results from PREMIER will provide the scientific rationale for routinely implementing comprehensive lifestyle intervention programs to control BP and ultimately prevent BP-related cardiovascular disease. ..
  2. Weight management for improved pregnancy outcomes
    Victor J Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  3. Weight management for improved pregnancy outcomes
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  4. Primary Care Treatment for Overweight Adolescent Females
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..contacts, d) it fully utilizes the unique features of a primary care setting in an integrated health plan, and d) the pediatrician has an enduring involvement in the intervention, consistent with the chronic disease model of care ..
  5. WEIGHT LOSS MAINTENANCE TRIAL
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The purpose of this proposal is to develop and test two such interventions, which, if effective, should complement ongoing efforts to stem the obesity epidemic and ultimately prevent obesity-related CVD. ..
  6. Helping Women Adopt a Cancer Prevention Diet
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will permit a thorough investigation of the strengths and weaknesses of computer-based counseling compared to in-person counseling to reduce cancer risk. ..
  7. WEIGHT LOSS MAINTENANCE TRIAL
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The purpose of this proposal is to develop and test two such interventions, which, if effective, should complement ongoing efforts to stem the obesity epidemic and ultimately prevent obesity-related CVD. ..
  8. Primary Care Treatment for Overweight Adolescent Females
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..contacts, d) it fully utilizes the unique features of a primary care setting in an integrated health plan, and d) the pediatrician has an enduring involvement in the intervention, consistent with the chronic disease model of care ..
  9. Helping Women Adopt a Cancer Prevention Diet
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study will permit a thorough investigation of the strengths and weaknesses of computer-based counseling compared to in-person counseling to reduce cancer risk. ..
  10. Primary Care Treatment for Overweight Adolescent Females
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..contacts, d) it fully utilizes the unique features of a primary care setting in an integrated health plan, and d) the pediatrician has an enduring involvement in the intervention, consistent with the chronic disease model of care ..
  11. Helping Women Adopt a Cancer Prevention Diet
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study will permit a thorough investigation of the strengths and weaknesses of computer-based counseling compared to in-person counseling to reduce cancer risk. ..
  12. Helping Women Adopt a Cancer Prevention Diet
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will permit a thorough investigation of the strengths and weaknesses of computer-based counseling compared to in-person counseling to reduce cancer risk. ..
  13. Helping Women Adopt a Cancer Prevention Diet
    Victor Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study will permit a thorough investigation of the strengths and weaknesses of computer-based counseling compared to in-person counseling to reduce cancer risk. ..
  14. Weight management for improved pregnancy outcomes
    Victor J Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In addition to measures of safety, our secondary analyses will address the feasibility and acceptability of a weight management intervention among obese pregnant women. ..