R L Street

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Affiliation: Texas A and M University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Aiding medical decision making: a communication perspective
    Richard L Street
    Med Decis Making 27:550-3. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Patient preferences and healthcare outcomes: an ecological perspective
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 74234, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 12:167-80. 2012
  3. pmc Hemoglobin A1c improvements and better diabetes-specific quality of life among participants completing diabetes self-management programs: a nested cohort study
    Abhinav Khanna
    Baylor College of Medicine, 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:48. 2012
  4. pmc Patient-centered, comparative effectiveness of esophageal cancer screening: protocol for a comparative effectiveness research study to inform guidelines for evidence-based approach to screening and surveillance endoscopy
    Jennifer R Kramer
    Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:288. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Designing a curriculum for communication skills training from a theory and evidence-based perspective
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 93:27-33. 2013
  6. doi request reprint How clinician-patient communication contributes to health improvement: modeling pathways from talk to outcome
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 92:286-91. 2013
  7. pmc Exploring communication pathways to better health: clinician communication of expectations for acupuncture effectiveness
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 89:245-51. 2012
  8. pmc Cancer Health Empowerment for Living without Pain (Ca-HELP): study design and rationale for a tailored education and coaching intervention to enhance care of cancer-related pain
    Richard L Kravitz
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    BMC Cancer 9:319. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Companion participation in cancer consultations
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Psychooncology 17:244-51. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Patient participation in deciding breast cancer treatment and subsequent quality of life
    R L Street
    Department of Speech Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 4234, USA
    Med Decis Making 17:298-306. 1997

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Aiding medical decision making: a communication perspective
    Richard L Street
    Med Decis Making 27:550-3. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Patient preferences and healthcare outcomes: an ecological perspective
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 74234, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 12:167-80. 2012
    ..Fifth, we discuss how preferences can be elicited and clarified through patient-centered conversations. We conclude with implications for future research and clinical practice...
  3. pmc Hemoglobin A1c improvements and better diabetes-specific quality of life among participants completing diabetes self-management programs: a nested cohort study
    Abhinav Khanna
    Baylor College of Medicine, 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:48. 2012
    ..To address this gap, we evaluated the association between glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c) and diabetes-specific quality of life among patients completing diabetes self-management programs...
  4. pmc Patient-centered, comparative effectiveness of esophageal cancer screening: protocol for a comparative effectiveness research study to inform guidelines for evidence-based approach to screening and surveillance endoscopy
    Jennifer R Kramer
    Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:288. 2012
    ..Therefore, it is imperative to establish the CE and acceptability about the risks and outcomes related to these practices to better inform expert recommendations and provider-patient decisions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Designing a curriculum for communication skills training from a theory and evidence-based perspective
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 93:27-33. 2013
    ..We discuss 7 communication functions important to medical encounters and the types of skills needed to accomplish each...
  6. doi request reprint How clinician-patient communication contributes to health improvement: modeling pathways from talk to outcome
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 92:286-91. 2013
    ..This essay examines challenges in the study of how clinician-patient communication contributes to a patient's health and offers recommendations for future research...
  7. pmc Exploring communication pathways to better health: clinician communication of expectations for acupuncture effectiveness
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 89:245-51. 2012
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  8. pmc Cancer Health Empowerment for Living without Pain (Ca-HELP): study design and rationale for a tailored education and coaching intervention to enhance care of cancer-related pain
    Richard L Kravitz
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    BMC Cancer 9:319. 2009
    ..Cancer-related pain is common and under-treated. This article describes a study designed to test the effectiveness of a theory-driven, patient-centered coaching intervention to improve cancer pain processes and outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Companion participation in cancer consultations
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Psychooncology 17:244-51. 2008
    ..This investigation compared the communication of unaccompanied patients, accompanied patients, and companions during lung cancer consultations. Factors affecting the active participation of companions were analyzed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Patient participation in deciding breast cancer treatment and subsequent quality of life
    R L Street
    Department of Speech Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 4234, USA
    Med Decis Making 17:298-306. 1997
    ..However, perceived control at the time of treatment did not predict later quality of life. Theoretical and clinical implications are discussed...
  11. doi request reprint (Mis)understanding in patient-health care provider communication about total knee replacement
    Richard L Street
    Texas A and M University, College Station, and The Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
    Arthritis Rheum 61:100-7. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint How does communication heal? Pathways linking clinician-patient communication to health outcomes
    Richard L Street
    Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 74:295-301. 2009
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  13. pmc Improving physician-patient communication about cancer pain with a tailored education-coaching intervention
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 80:42-7. 2010
    ..This study examined the effect of a theoretically grounded, tailored education-coaching intervention to help patients more effectively discuss their pain-related questions, concerns, and preferences with physicians...
  14. pmc How well do doctors know their patients? Factors affecting physician understanding of patients' health beliefs
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:21-7. 2011
    ..An important feature of patient-centered care is physician understanding of their patients' health beliefs and values...
  15. pmc Physicians' communication and perceptions of patients: is it how they look, how they talk, or is it just the doctor?
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, TAMU 4234, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:586-98. 2007
    ..Physicians' encounters with black patients revealed communicative difficulties that may lower quality of care for these patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in health care provider-patient communication: are they due to style, stereotypes, or accommodation?
    Richard L Street
    Department of Speech Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 48:201-6. 2002
    ..Implications for future research and communicative skill training are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Patient participation in medical consultations: why some patients are more involved than others
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 4234, and Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Texas, USA
    Med Care 43:960-9. 2005
    ..Because more active patient participation contributes to improved health outcomes and quality of care, it is important to understand factors affecting the way patients communicate with healthcare providers...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mediated consumer-provider communication in cancer care: the empowering potential of new technologies
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 50:99-104. 2003
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  19. pmc Beliefs about control in the physician-patient relationship: effect on communication in medical encounters
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, Tex 77843 4234, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:609-16. 2003
    ..g., shared control vs doctor control) were related to their communications styles and adaptations (i.e., how they responded to the communication of the other participant)...
  20. ncbi request reprint The clinical context and patient participation in post-diagnostic consultations
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 64:217-24. 2006
    ..This investigation examined the way patients communicate with physicians in two diverse post-diagnostic settings, post-angiogram consultations and initial lung cancer visits...
  21. ncbi request reprint Trust in physicians and elements of the medical interaction in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus
    Javier P Berrios-Rivera
    Baylor College of Medicine and Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 55:385-93. 2006
    ..To identify components of the patient-doctor relationship associated with trust in physicians...
  22. pmc Improving hypertension control in diabetes mellitus: the effects of collaborative and proactive health communication
    Aanand D Naik
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center 152, 2002 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circulation 117:1361-8. 2008
    ..We assessed the interrelation of patient-clinician communication factors to determine their independent associations with hypertension control in diabetes care...
  23. pmc A randomized controlled trial of acupuncture for osteoarthritis of the knee: effects of patient-provider communication
    Maria E Suarez-Almazor
    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:1229-36. 2010
    ..We conducted a 3-month randomized clinical trial in patients with knee osteoarthritis to compare the efficacy of TCA with sham acupuncture and to examine the effects of acupuncturists' communication styles...
  24. doi request reprint Critical elements of culturally competent communication in the medical encounter: a review and model
    Cayla R Teal
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza BCM 288, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:533-43. 2009
    ..It is designed to foster maximum physician sensitivity to cultural variation in patients as the foundation of physician-communication competence in interacting with patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Physician-patient communication following invasive procedures: an analysis of post-angiogram consultations
    Howard S Gordon
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Houston, TX, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:1015-25. 2005
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  26. doi request reprint A dialogic model of conversations about risk: coordinating perceptions and achieving quality decisions in cancer care
    Dorothy L Collins
    Department of Communication Studies, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77840, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:1506-12. 2009
    ..The final section of the paper describes theory behind a dialogic perspective and offers guidelines for how to implement it in risk communication to improve clinical decision making...
  27. ncbi request reprint Understanding risk communication through patient narratives about complex antithrombotic therapies
    Dorothy C Andreas
    Texas A and M University Department of Communication, 4234 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Qual Health Res 20:1155-65. 2010
    ..The trial-and-error risk narratives helped patients deal with ambiguity and uncertainty about the outcomes of their therapies, and revealed patients' orientations to the risks they faced...
  28. pmc Racial and ethnic disparities in the use of health services: bias, preferences, or poor communication?
    Carol M Ashton
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:146-52. 2003
    ..We evaluate the evidence that poor communication is a cause of disparities and propose some remedies drawn from the communication sciences...
  29. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in trust and lung cancer patients' perceptions of physician communication
    Howard S Gordon
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:904-9. 2006
    ..We examined whether racial differences in patient trust are associated with physician-patient communication about lung cancer treatment...
  30. pmc Older patients' enthusiasm to use electronic mail to communicate with their physicians: cross-sectional survey
    Hardeep Singh
    Houston VA Health Services Research and Development HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e18. 2009
    ..Electronic mail (email) represents a means of communication that, coupled with face-to-face communication, could enhance quality of care for older patients...
  31. pmc Understanding concordance in patient-physician relationships: personal and ethnic dimensions of shared identity
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:198-205. 2008
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  32. ncbi request reprint Associations between the impact of terrorism and health perceptions of patients
    Paul Haidet
    Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 35:249-58. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to explore associations between the personal impact of the September 11th attacks and patients' perceptions of health and illness...
  33. doi request reprint Characterizing explanatory models of illness in healthcare: development and validation of the CONNECT instrument
    Paul Haidet
    The Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 73:232-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this project was to develop and pilot-test a survey-based tool (the CONNECT Instrument) that measures salient aspects of explanatory models of illness...
  34. ncbi request reprint Empowering communication: a community-based intervention for patients
    Anh N Tran
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 52:113-21. 2004
    ..By sharing our experiences, the barriers we encountered, and our ongoing efforts to improve patient communication in the medical encounter, we hope to empower patients to communicate better with their physicians...
  35. ncbi request reprint Participatory patient-physician communication and morbidity in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Michael M Ward
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System and Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 49:810-8. 2003
    ..To examine associations between active patient-physician communication and measures of morbidity in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in doctors' information-giving and patients' participation
    Howard S Gordon
    Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Cancer 107:1313-20. 2006
    ..Whether doctor-patient communication differs by race was investigated in patients with pulmonary nodules or lung cancer...
  37. ncbi request reprint The impact of patient participation on physicians' information provision during a primary care medical interview
    Donald J Cegala
    School of Communication and Department of Family Medicine, The Ohio State University, OH 43210, USA
    Health Commun 21:177-85. 2007
    ..Given that patients' biggest complaint about physicians often is a lack of desired information, this study has important implications for physician-patient communication...