Barbara A Berman

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Exploring the uncertainties of early detection results: model-based interpretation of mayo lung project
    Lu Shi
    Department of Health Services, 650 Charles E, Young Drive S, 61 253 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    BMC Cancer 11:92. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Household smoking behavior and ETS exposure among children with asthma in low-income, minority households
    Barbara A Berman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California at Los Angeles, A2 125 CHS, Box 956900, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Addict Behav 28:111-28. 2003
  3. pmc The UCLA tobacco control program
    Barbara A Berman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, Department of Health Services, University of California Los Angeles School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:515-20. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Tobacco prevention education in schools for the deaf: the faculty perspective
    Barbara A Berman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    J Drug Educ 41:135-59. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and other substance use among deaf and hard of hearing youth
    Barbara A Berman
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    J Drug Educ 40:99-124. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Do deaf and hard of hearing youth need antitobacco education?
    Barbara A Berman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, USA
    Am Ann Deaf 152:344-55. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Do children with asthma and their parents agree on household ETS exposure? Implications for asthma management
    Glenn C Wong
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, A2 125 CHS, Box 956900, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 53:19-25. 2004
  8. pmc Development and testing of an antitobacco school-based curriculum for deaf and hard of hearing youth
    Barbara A Berman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, USA
    Am Ann Deaf 155:592-604. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Children's exposure to environmental tobacco smoke in the home: comparison of urine cotinine and parental reports
    Glenn C Wong
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 6900, USA
    Arch Environ Health 57:584-90. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Breast cancer knowledge and practices among D/deaf women
    Barbara A Berman
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fielding School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Disabil Health J 6:303-16. 2013

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Publications15

  1. pmc Exploring the uncertainties of early detection results: model-based interpretation of mayo lung project
    Lu Shi
    Department of Health Services, 650 Charles E, Young Drive S, 61 253 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    BMC Cancer 11:92. 2011
    ..This study is intended to provide model-based testing for some of these important arguments...
  2. ncbi request reprint Household smoking behavior and ETS exposure among children with asthma in low-income, minority households
    Barbara A Berman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California at Los Angeles, A2 125 CHS, Box 956900, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Addict Behav 28:111-28. 2003
    ..Over 47% of the respondents reported absolute restrictions against smoking in the home, and these restrictions were associated with lower reported levels of smoking, ETS exposure, and air nicotine and urine cotinine concentrations...
  3. pmc The UCLA tobacco control program
    Barbara A Berman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, Department of Health Services, University of California Los Angeles School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:515-20. 2006
    ..We outline program successes, structural barriers to achieving some programmatic goals, and the program's early termination...
  4. ncbi request reprint Tobacco prevention education in schools for the deaf: the faculty perspective
    Barbara A Berman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    J Drug Educ 41:135-59. 2011
    ..8%), and training (43.5%) as barriers to program delivery. Perceptions, attitudes, and institutional issues, including lack of tailored curriculum, were seen as contributing to the limited focus on this important health problem...
  5. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and other substance use among deaf and hard of hearing youth
    Barbara A Berman
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    J Drug Educ 40:99-124. 2010
    ..Current use rates are reported, and study findings are discussed in relation to national data. Understanding these use patterns is critical to developing interventions for this culturally and linguistically unique population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Do deaf and hard of hearing youth need antitobacco education?
    Barbara A Berman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, USA
    Am Ann Deaf 152:344-55. 2007
    ..Tobacco use covariates, exposure to cigarette marketing and antismoking programming, and tobacco education needs of deaf and hard of hearing youth are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Do children with asthma and their parents agree on household ETS exposure? Implications for asthma management
    Glenn C Wong
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, A2 125 CHS, Box 956900, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 53:19-25. 2004
    ..Children's assessment of the extent of exposure to ETS may be problematic, with important implications for asthma patient self-management efforts...
  8. pmc Development and testing of an antitobacco school-based curriculum for deaf and hard of hearing youth
    Barbara A Berman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, USA
    Am Ann Deaf 155:592-604. 2011
    ..001) and antitobacco attitudes increased (p = .01). The results indicate that the curriculum increased perceived tobacco education exposure and significantly affected tobacco-related practices, attitudes, and knowledge...
  9. ncbi request reprint Children's exposure to environmental tobacco smoke in the home: comparison of urine cotinine and parental reports
    Glenn C Wong
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 6900, USA
    Arch Environ Health 57:584-90. 2002
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  10. doi request reprint Breast cancer knowledge and practices among D/deaf women
    Barbara A Berman
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fielding School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Disabil Health J 6:303-16. 2013
    ..Limited scientific evidence is available regarding D/deaf women's breast cancer knowledge and early detection practices, as well as about how to increase D/deaf women's breast cancer control practices...
  11. pmc Can a minimal intervention reduce secondhand smoke exposure among children with asthma from low income minority families? Results of a randomized trial
    Leanne Streja
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 16:256-64. 2014
    ..There continues to be a need for effective culturally and linguistically appropriate strategies that support reduction of household SHS exposure among children with asthma in low income, minority households. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Is tobacco use a problem among deaf college students?
    Barbara A Berman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, USA
    Am Ann Deaf 151:441-51. 2006
    ..Limitations of the research are described, including possible underreporting of participants' tobacco use...
  13. doi request reprint Low-income women with abnormal breast findings: results of a randomized trial to increase rates of diagnostic resolution
    Roshan Bastani
    School of Public Health, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, University of California Los Angeles, 650 Charles Young Drive South, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1927-36. 2010
    ..We report results of a randomized trial assessing the effectiveness of a patient support and navigation intervention in increasing timely diagnostic resolution of abnormal breast findings among indigent women...
  14. ncbi request reprint Understanding tobacco use among Filipino American men
    Annette E Maxwell
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, School of Public Health Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:769-76. 2007
    ..Based on these findings, we make specific recommendations for a smoking cessation program for Filipino men...
  15. ncbi request reprint Increasing cervical cancer screening among underserved women in a large urban county health system: can it be done? What does it take?
    Roshan Bastani
    From the School of Public Health, and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Med Care 40:891-907. 2002
    ..Further reduction in avoidable cervical cancer morbidity and mortality may require system-wide, integrated approaches implemented in the public health facilities serving the nation's indigent and minority women...