Lisa K Sharp

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Health literacy, cervical cancer risk factors, and distress in low-income African-American women seeking colposcopy
    Lisa K Sharp
    Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:541-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Perception of competency to perform procedures and future practice intent: a national survey of family practice residents
    Lisa K Sharp
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Department of Family Medicine, Abbott Hall 1417, 710 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Acad Med 78:926-32. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Screening for depression across the lifespan: a review of measures for use in primary care settings
    Lisa K Sharp
    Department of Family Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611 3008, USA
    Am Fam Physician 66:1001-8. 2002
  4. pmc Obesity and asthma morbidity in a community-based adult cohort in a large urban area: the Chicago Initiative to Raise Asthma Health Equity (CHIRAH)
    Leslie C Grammer
    Division of Allergy Immunology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Asthma 47:491-5. 2010
  5. pmc The protective effect of community factors on childhood asthma
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:1297-304.e2. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The association between community crime and childhood asthma prevalence in Chicago
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ilinois, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:299-306. 2010
  7. pmc Improving asthma self-efficacy: developing and testing a pilot community-based asthma intervention for African American adults
    Molly A Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:153-159.e3. 2009
  8. pmc Obesity reduction black intervention trial (ORBIT): 18-month results
    Marian L Fitzgibbon
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2317-25. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Ethnic disparities in asthma morbidity in Chicago
    Arthur T Evans
    Collaborative Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Cook County Stroger Hospital and Rush Medical College, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Asthma 46:448-54. 2009
  10. pmc A weight loss intervention for African American breast cancer survivors, 2006
    Melinda R Stolley
    University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, M C 275, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A22. 2009

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Health literacy, cervical cancer risk factors, and distress in low-income African-American women seeking colposcopy
    Lisa K Sharp
    Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:541-6. 2002
    ..To describe the relationship between health literacy, distress, and cervical cancer risk factors in women at high risk for developing cervical cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint Perception of competency to perform procedures and future practice intent: a national survey of family practice residents
    Lisa K Sharp
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Department of Family Medicine, Abbott Hall 1417, 710 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Acad Med 78:926-32. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Screening for depression across the lifespan: a review of measures for use in primary care settings
    Lisa K Sharp
    Department of Family Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611 3008, USA
    Am Fam Physician 66:1001-8. 2002
    ....
  4. pmc Obesity and asthma morbidity in a community-based adult cohort in a large urban area: the Chicago Initiative to Raise Asthma Health Equity (CHIRAH)
    Leslie C Grammer
    Division of Allergy Immunology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Asthma 47:491-5. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc The protective effect of community factors on childhood asthma
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:1297-304.e2. 2009
    ..Asthma burden in the US is not evenly distributed. Although asthma prevalence varies widely across urban neighborhoods, little attention has been paid to the community as a key contributor...
  6. doi request reprint The association between community crime and childhood asthma prevalence in Chicago
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ilinois, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:299-306. 2010
    ..Little attention has been given to exposure to crime as a possible socioenvironmental contributor to variability in urban childhood asthma prevalence...
  7. pmc Improving asthma self-efficacy: developing and testing a pilot community-based asthma intervention for African American adults
    Molly A Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:153-159.e3. 2009
    ..Interventions that improve asthma self-efficacy for appropriate self-management behaviors might ultimately improve asthma control in this population...
  8. pmc Obesity reduction black intervention trial (ORBIT): 18-month results
    Marian L Fitzgibbon
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2317-25. 2010
    ..However, the results also clearly illustrate there is more to learn about what will contribute to meaningful weight loss and maintenance in this population...
  9. doi request reprint Ethnic disparities in asthma morbidity in Chicago
    Arthur T Evans
    Collaborative Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Cook County Stroger Hospital and Rush Medical College, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Asthma 46:448-54. 2009
    ..The role of ethnicity and socioeconomic status in explaining variations in asthma morbidity is unclear...
  10. pmc A weight loss intervention for African American breast cancer survivors, 2006
    Melinda R Stolley
    University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, M C 275, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A22. 2009
    ..This study assessed the feasibility and impact of Moving Forward, a culturally tailored weight loss program for African American breast cancer survivors...
  11. pmc Design and recruitment of the Chicago Healthy Living Study: a study of health behaviors in a diverse cohort of adult childhood cancer survivors
    Melinda R Stolley
    Department of Medicine, Section of Health Promotion Research, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Cancer 115:4385-96. 2009
    ....
  12. pmc Design of a trial to evaluate the impact of clinical pharmacists and community health promoters working with African-Americans and Latinos with diabetes
    Ben S Gerber
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, 1747 West Roosevelt Rd, M C 275, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:891. 2012
    ..This study will evaluate the impact of HPs as a complement to pharmacist management in a randomized controlled trial...
  13. pmc Diet and physical activity in childhood cancer survivors: a review of the literature
    Melinda R Stolley
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Behav Med 39:232-49. 2010
    ..Although more rigorous studies are needed, recommendations for health-promoting behaviors should be a regular topic of discussion between health care providers and their childhood cancer survivor patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint A 6-item brief measure for assessing perceived control of asthma in culturally diverse patients
    Chih Hung Chang
    Buehler Center on Aging and Division of General Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 99:130-5. 2007
    ..A concise yet accurate measurement tool is needed for use in research and practice in asthma self-management perceptions across culturally diverse patient populations...
  15. doi request reprint The influence of caregiver's psychosocial status on childhood asthma and obesity
    Lisa K Sharp
    Department of Medicine, Section of Health Promotion Research, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 103:386-94. 2009
    ..The prevalence of childhood asthma and childhood overweight has increased in the last 2 decades, disproportionately burdening ethnic minority children and those living in poverty with no clear understanding of underlying mechanisms...
  16. doi request reprint Geographic variability in childhood asthma prevalence in Chicago
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:639-645.e1. 2008
    ..Childhood asthma prevalence has been shown to be higher in urban communities overall without an understanding of differences by neighborhood...
  17. ncbi request reprint Parental language and asthma among urban Hispanic children
    Giselle S Mosnaim
    Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:1160-5. 2007
    ..Many Hispanics in the United States have limited English proficiency and prefer communicating in Spanish. Language barriers are known to adversely affect health care quality and outcomes...
  18. doi request reprint Obesity reduction black intervention trial (ORBIT): six-month results
    Melinda R Stolley
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:100-6. 2009
    ..Further research is needed in order to develop programs that will allow more black women to achieve their weight loss goals....
  19. doi request reprint Adult survivors of childhood cancer and their parents: experiences with survivorship and long-term follow-up
    Karen E Kinahan
    STAR Program, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:651-8. 2008
    ..Including parents in important healthcare decisions and discussions may be a consideration when caring for this unique population of patients...
  20. doi request reprint Dermatologic issues in adult survivors of childhood cancer
    Karen E Kinahan
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 3:158-63. 2009
    ..Common late effects experienced by childhood cancer survivors include: thyroid disturbances, pulmonary compromise, heart failure, and secondary neoplasms. Dermatologic issues have been largely unexplored...
  21. pmc Scarring, disfigurement, and quality of life in long-term survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor study
    Karen E Kinahan
    Northwestern University
    J Clin Oncol 30:2466-74. 2012
    ..Treatment-related scarring, disfigurement, and persistent hair loss, in addition to their long-term impact on psychological distress or health-related quality of life (HRQOL), have received little attention...
  22. pmc The relationship between self-report and biomarkers of stress in low-income reproductive-age women
    Ann E B Borders
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:577.e1-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether there is an association between self-reported and biologic measures of stress in low-income, reproductive-age women...
  23. doi request reprint A pharmacist and health promoter team to improve medication adherence among Latinos with diabetes
    Ben S Gerber
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 44:70-9. 2010
    ..There is a need to improve blood glucose levels of underserved Latino patients with uncontrolled diabetes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Assessing the Perceived Stress Scale for African American adults with asthma and low literacy
    Lisa K Sharp
    Department of Medicine, Section of Health Promotion Research, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Asthma 44:311-6. 2007
    ..Four items showed acceptable psychometric performance across ethnic groups and literacy. The short PSS is a rapid, valid measure of subjective stress in diverse asthma populations...
  25. doi request reprint Anticoagulation patient self-monitoring in the United States: considerations for clinical practice adoption
    Edith A Nutescu
    Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612 7230, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 31:1161-74. 2011
    ..Further studies are needed to explore factors that influence the adoption of self-monitoring in the United States and to evaluate the feasibility and implementation in real-life clinical settings...
  26. doi request reprint Evaluation of the Fight Asthma Now (FAN) program to improve asthma knowledge in urban youth and teenagers
    Giselle S Mosnaim
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 107:310-6. 2011
    ..School-based asthma education programs targeting disadvantaged youth and teens with asthma are lacking...
  27. pmc Mobile phone text messaging to promote healthy behaviors and weight loss maintenance: a feasibility study
    Ben S Gerber
    Institute for Health Research and Policy M C 275, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Health Informatics J 15:17-25. 2009
    ..This study demonstrated early feasibility and acceptability of text messaging as a method for promoting healthy behaviors for weight maintenance...
  28. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in adult survivors of childhood cancer
    Lisa K Sharp
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Medicine, Section of Health Promotion Research, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 24:220-6. 2007
    ..Additional research should focus on the prevention of depression symptoms and effective treatment modalities for this unique population...
  29. ncbi request reprint Health behaviors and breast cancer: experiences of urban African American women
    Melinda R Stolley
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:604-24. 2006
    ..These results begin to address the significant gap in our knowledge of African American breast-cancer survivors' health behaviors and underscore the need for culturally competent health behavior interventions...
  30. ncbi request reprint Family physicians' opinions and attitudes to three clinical practice guidelines
    Robert M Wolfe
    Department of Family Medicine, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611 3078, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 17:150-7. 2004
    ..However, more effort has been expended on creating guidelines than implementing them. We surveyed family physicians about their knowledge of and attitudes toward 3 well-publicized CPGs...
  31. ncbi request reprint Vaccination or immunization? The impact of search terms on the internet
    Robert M Wolfe
    Department of Family Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 710 N, Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Health Commun 10:537-51. 2005
    ..Recommendations are discussed for future research and methods to reduce the impact of misinformation on health consumers using the Internet...
  32. ncbi request reprint Health literacy and pregnancy preparedness in pregestational diabetes
    Loraine K Endres
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:331-4. 2004
    ..We investigated the association between functional health literacy and markers of pregnancy preparedness in women with pregestational diabetes...
  33. ncbi request reprint Mission statements: what do they tell us about family medicine training programs?
    Kavitha Bhat-Schelbert
    Department of Family Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Fam Med 36:243-7. 2004
    ..This study examined mission, vision, and goal statements of family medicine residency programs as a means of gaining insight into the current definition of the discipline...
  34. ncbi request reprint Content and design attributes of antivaccination web sites
    Robert M Wolfe
    Department of Family Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 710 N Lake Shore Dr, Room 1417, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    JAMA 287:3245-8. 2002
    ..Individuals searching the Internet for vaccine information may find antivaccination Web sites. Few published studies have systematically evaluated these sites...
  35. pmc Anti-vaccinationists past and present
    Robert M Wolfe
    Department of Family Medicine, Northwestern University s Feinberg Medical School, Morton Building 1 658, 303 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611 3008, USA
    BMJ 325:430-2. 2002
  36. ncbi request reprint Specialty board certification and clinical outcomes: the missing link
    Lisa K Sharp
    Department of Family Medicine, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611 3008, USA
    Acad Med 77:534-42. 2002
    ..The authors evaluated published studies tracking clinical outcomes and certification status...
  37. doi request reprint Traveling towards disease: transportation barriers to health care access
    Samina T Syed
    Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1819 W Polk Street, M C 640, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA
    J Community Health 38:976-93. 2013
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Use of spirometry in the diagnosis of COPD: a qualitative study in primary care
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System, Chicago, IL 60612 7323, USA
    COPD 10:444-9. 2013
    ..Our findings strongly suggest that a first step toward increasing the use of spirometry among primary care physicians is to have them believe in its utility in the diagnosis of COPD...
  39. ncbi request reprint Continuing medical education and attitudes of health care providers toward treating diabetes
    Lisa K Sharp
    Department of Family Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Northwestern University Institute for Health Services Research and Policy Studies, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 22:103-12. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the immediate and 3-month impact of a diabetes educational program on the attitudes of health care providers toward treating diabetes...
  40. ncbi request reprint Coping with asthma in immigrant Hispanic families: a focus group study
    Giselle Mosnaim
    Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:477-83. 2006
    ..Furthermore, such knowledge is necessary to develop culturally appropriate interventions for these families...
  41. pmc Vaccine criticism on the World Wide Web
    Richard K Zimmerman
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e17. 2005
    ..The Internet can influence perceptions about vaccines because it is the fastest growing source of consumer health information. However, few studies have analyzed vaccine criticism on the Web...
  42. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial correlates of symptoms in functional dyspepsia
    Michael P Jones
    Division of Gastroenterology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:521-8. 2005
    ..We determined the presence and severity of these factors as well as their relationship to dyspeptic symptoms in patients with functional dyspepsia and healthy subjects...
  43. ncbi request reprint Preventive therapy for diabetes: lifestyle changes and the primary care physician
    Martin S Lipsky
    Am Fam Physician 69:269-70, 273. 2004
  44. ncbi request reprint Exploring the mission of primary care
    Martin S Lipsky
    Office of the Dean and the Department of Family Medicine, University of Illinois Rockford, 1601 Parkview Avenue, Rockford, IL 61107, USA
    Fam Med 38:121-5. 2006
    ..This paper's objective was to examine the mission statements of the sponsoring boards and professional organizations of the primary care specialties...
  45. ncbi request reprint Skin cancer prevention in the primary care setting: assessment using a standardized patient
    Robin L Hornung
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 24:108-12. 2007
    ..01). Our pilot data suggest that little skin cancer primary prevention counseling is performed for high-risk patients. The standardized patient technique worked well in obtaining outcome data for physicians' preventive practices...