Connie L Arnold

Summary

Affiliation: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Infant hearing screening: stakeholder recommendations for parent-centered communication
    Connie L Arnold
    Department of Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S341-54. 2006
  2. pmc Literacy barriers to colorectal cancer screening in community clinics
    Connie L Arnold
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    J Health Commun 17:252-64. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Smoking status, reading level, and knowledge of tobacco effects among low-income pregnant women
    C L Arnold
    Department of General Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport 71130 3932, USA
    Prev Med 32:313-20. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessment of newborn screening parent education materials
    Connie L Arnold
    Department of Internal Medicine, Feist Weiller Cancer Center, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S320-5. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for effective newborn screening communication: results of focus groups with parents, providers, and experts
    Terry C Davis
    Department of Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S326-40. 2006
  6. pmc Contrasts in rural and urban barriers to colorectal cancer screening
    Terry C Davis
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:289-98. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Vaccine risk/benefit communication: effect of an educational package for public health nurses
    Terry C Davis
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Department of Pediatrics, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:787-801. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Provider and patient intervention to improve weight loss: a pilot study in a public hospital clinic
    Terry C Davis
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Shreveport, LA 71130, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 72:56-62. 2008
  9. pmc FOBT completion in FQHCs: impact of physician recommendation, FOBT information, or receipt of the FOBT kit
    Terry C Davis
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    J Rural Health 28:306-11. 2012
  10. pmc Improving mammography screening among the medically underserved
    Terry C Davis
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA, 71130, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:628-35. 2014

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Infant hearing screening: stakeholder recommendations for parent-centered communication
    Connie L Arnold
    Department of Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S341-54. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify what stakeholders considered best practices for parent-provider communication regarding newborn hearing screening and diagnosis. We used consensus data to develop educational materials for parents...
  2. pmc Literacy barriers to colorectal cancer screening in community clinics
    Connie L Arnold
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    J Health Commun 17:252-64. 2012
    ..79); however, multivariate analyses revealed significant differences in FOBT completion by literacy (p = .036). Overall, findings suggest that literacy is a factor in patients' CRC knowledge, beliefs, and confidence in obtaining a FOBT...
  3. ncbi request reprint Smoking status, reading level, and knowledge of tobacco effects among low-income pregnant women
    C L Arnold
    Department of General Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport 71130 3932, USA
    Prev Med 32:313-20. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess reading level, tobacco knowledge, attitudes, and practices of tobacco use among pregnant adult and adolescent women in the public health system in north Louisiana...
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessment of newborn screening parent education materials
    Connie L Arnold
    Department of Internal Medicine, Feist Weiller Cancer Center, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S320-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure the readability and user-friendliness (clarity, complexity, organization, appearance, and cultural appropriateness of materials) of parent education brochures on newborn screening...
  5. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for effective newborn screening communication: results of focus groups with parents, providers, and experts
    Terry C Davis
    Department of Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S326-40. 2006
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  6. pmc Contrasts in rural and urban barriers to colorectal cancer screening
    Terry C Davis
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:289-98. 2013
    ..To contrast barriers to colon cancer (CRC) screening and Fecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT) completion between rural and urban safety-net patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Vaccine risk/benefit communication: effect of an educational package for public health nurses
    Terry C Davis
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Department of Pediatrics, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:787-801. 2006
    ..39%,p < .01) and were more satisfied with vaccine-risk communication (8.1 vs. 8.9 on a 10-point scale, p < .01). Average vaccine communication time increased from 16 to 22 seconds (p < .01)...
  8. doi request reprint Provider and patient intervention to improve weight loss: a pilot study in a public hospital clinic
    Terry C Davis
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Shreveport, LA 71130, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 72:56-62. 2008
    ..To assess the efficacy of a literacy-appropriate weight loss intervention targeting providers and patients in improving physicians' weight loss counseling and patients' self-reported beliefs, and self-efficacy...
  9. pmc FOBT completion in FQHCs: impact of physician recommendation, FOBT information, or receipt of the FOBT kit
    Terry C Davis
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    J Rural Health 28:306-11. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Improving mammography screening among the medically underserved
    Terry C Davis
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA, 71130, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:628-35. 2014
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of alternative interventions designed to promote mammography in safety-net settings...
  11. pmc Differences in barriers to mammography between rural and urban women
    Terry C Davis
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:748-55. 2012
    ..Few studies have examined differences between rural and urban women in mammography barriers, knowledge, and experiences. Exploring differences can help inform tailored interventions...
  12. pmc Strategies to improve repeat fecal occult blood testing cancer screening
    Terry C Davis
    Authors Affiliations Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana South Carolina College of Pharmacy, the Hollings Cancer Center of the Medical University of South Carolina, The Arnold School of Public Health, and the William Jennings Bryan Veterans Administration Medical Center, Charleston and Columbia, South Carolina Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics and Department of Preventive Medicine and the Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:134-43. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness and costs associated with a literacy-informed intervention on repeat FOBT testing...
  13. ncbi request reprint Childhood vaccine risk/benefit communication in private practice office settings: a national survey
    T C Davis
    Departments of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    Pediatrics 107:E17. 2001
    ..Communication about childhood vaccine risks and benefits has been legally required in pediatric health care for over a decade. However, little is known about the actual practice of vaccine risk/benefit communication...
  14. doi request reprint Diabetes Implementation of a Self-management Program in Resource Poor and Rural Community Clinics
    Terry C Davis
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana
    J Prim Care Community Health 3:239-42. 2012
    ..To evaluate the implementation of a brief diabetes self-management support intervention designed for resource-poor community clinics...
  15. ncbi request reprint Improving vaccine risk/benefit communication with an immunization education package: a pilot study
    Terry C Davis
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Department of Pediatrics, 71130, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:193-200. 2002
    ..Parents, however, indicated they want their primary providers to personally tell them about risks/benefits...
  16. doi request reprint Preprinted order sets as a safety intervention in pediatric sedation
    Marlene Broussard
    Department of Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    J Pediatr 154:865-8. 2009
    ..Implement preprinted packets for pediatric procedural sedations to increase documentation compliance and decrease medication ordering errors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of the Rapid Estimate of Adolescent Literacy in Medicine (REALM-Teen): a tool to screen adolescents for below-grade reading in health care settings
    Terry C Davis
    Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1707-14. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to validate the Rapid Estimate of Adolescent Literacy in Medicine (REALM-Teen), a word-recognition test in English that can be used as a brief literacy-screening tool in health care settings...
  18. ncbi request reprint Facilitating behavior change with low-literacy patient education materials
    Hilary K Seligman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:S69-78. 2007
    ..To describe a process for developing low-literacy health education materials that increase knowledge and activate patients toward healthier behaviors...