Judy C Chang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Smoking is bad for babies: obstetric care providers' use of best practice smoking cessation counseling techniques
    Judy C Chang
    Center for Research in Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:170-6. 2013
  2. pmc In person versus computer screening for intimate partner violence among pregnant patients
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 88:443-8. 2012
  3. pmc When pregnant patients disclose substance use: missed opportunities for behavioral change counseling
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 72:394-401. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Helping women victims of intimate partner violence: comparing the approaches of two health care settings
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Violence Vict 24:193-203. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Partner violence screening in mental health
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and General Internal Medicine, Magee Womens Research Institute, and Center for Research in Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:58-65. 2011
  6. pmc Understanding turning points in intimate partner violence: factors and circumstances leading women victims toward change
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences and Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Magee Women s Hospital of UPMC, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:251-9. 2010
  7. pmc The effect of student gender on the obstetrics and gynecology clerkship experience
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:87-92. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Understanding behavior change for women experiencing intimate partner violence: mapping the ups and downs using the stages of change
    Judy C Chang
    Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Magee Women s Hospital of UPMC, 300 Halket Street, PA 15213, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 62:330-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Asking about intimate partner violence: advice from female survivors to health care providers
    Judy C Chang
    Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Magee Womens Hospital, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 59:141-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Health care interventions for intimate partner violence: what women want
    Judy C Chang
    Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Womens Health Issues 15:21-30. 2005

Research Grants

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Publications25

  1. pmc Smoking is bad for babies: obstetric care providers' use of best practice smoking cessation counseling techniques
    Judy C Chang
    Center for Research in Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:170-6. 2013
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  2. pmc In person versus computer screening for intimate partner violence among pregnant patients
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 88:443-8. 2012
    ..To compare in person versus computerized screening for intimate partner violence (IPV) in a hospital-based prenatal clinic and explore women's assessment of the screening methods...
  3. pmc When pregnant patients disclose substance use: missed opportunities for behavioral change counseling
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 72:394-401. 2008
    ..Little is known about how obstetric care providers and patients discuss these issues. Our objective was to examine patient-provider communication about substance use behaviors during these visits...
  4. ncbi request reprint Helping women victims of intimate partner violence: comparing the approaches of two health care settings
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Violence Vict 24:193-203. 2009
    ..Other necessary elements identified included (a) on-site resources, (b) adequate time, (c) focused IPV training, and (d) a team or systemic approach...
  5. doi request reprint Partner violence screening in mental health
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and General Internal Medicine, Magee Womens Research Institute, and Center for Research in Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:58-65. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Understanding turning points in intimate partner violence: factors and circumstances leading women victims toward change
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences and Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Magee Women s Hospital of UPMC, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:251-9. 2010
    ..We wished to examine the various factors and situations associated with turning points and change seeking in the IPV situation...
  7. pmc The effect of student gender on the obstetrics and gynecology clerkship experience
    Judy C Chang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:87-92. 2010
    ..To explore the effects of the students' gender on their perception of quality and quantity of teaching, the amount of experiential learning, and their interest in obstetrics and gynecology...
  8. ncbi request reprint Understanding behavior change for women experiencing intimate partner violence: mapping the ups and downs using the stages of change
    Judy C Chang
    Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Magee Women s Hospital of UPMC, 300 Halket Street, PA 15213, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 62:330-9. 2006
    ..Our objective was to apply the transtheoretical model's stages of change to the experiences of women who experienced IPV and map their experiences of change as they moved toward increased safety...
  9. ncbi request reprint Asking about intimate partner violence: advice from female survivors to health care providers
    Judy C Chang
    Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Magee Womens Hospital, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 59:141-7. 2005
    ..They emphasized that a provider's asking about IPV is an opportunity to raise patient awareness of IPV, communicate compassion and provide information and not merely a screening test to diagnose a pathologic condition...
  10. ncbi request reprint Health care interventions for intimate partner violence: what women want
    Judy C Chang
    Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Womens Health Issues 15:21-30. 2005
    ..We sought to determine what women want from health care interventions for intimate partner violence (IPV) and understand why they found certain interventions useful or not useful...
  11. ncbi request reprint Helping women with disabilities and domestic violence: strategies, limitations, and challenges of domestic violence programs and services
    Judy C Chang
    Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:699-708. 2003
    ..To describe the types of services provided to women with disabilities at community-based domestic violence programs in the state of North Carolina, the challenges faced, and strategies used to provide the services...
  12. ncbi request reprint What happens when health care providers ask about intimate partner violence? A description of consequences from the perspectives of female survivors
    Judy C Chang
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 58:76-81. 2003
    ..To describe positive and negative consequences of health care screening for intimate partner violence from the perspectives of female survivors...
  13. ncbi request reprint The process of change for victims of intimate partner violence: support for a psychosocial readiness model
    Patricia A Cluss
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Womens Health Issues 16:262-74. 2006
    ..Movement toward and away from change along the continuum results from a dynamic interplay of both internal factors and external interpersonal and situational factors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse issues among women in domestic violence programs: findings from North Carolina
    Sandra L Martin
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Violence Against Women 14:985-97. 2008
    ..Approximately one tenth of the domestic violence programs did not have any staff or volunteers with training in substance abuse issues. Implications are discussed...
  15. doi request reprint Once is not enough: effective strategies for medical student education on intimate partner violence
    Raquel Buranosky
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Violence Against Women 18:1192-212. 2012
    ..IPV-related knowledge increased with increased number of training activities. Knowledge and attitude scores were higher (p < .001) for respondents with experiential, versus only didactic, activities...
  16. pmc "Do you want somebody treating your sister like that?": qualitative exploration of how African American families discuss and promote healthy teen dating relationships
    Aletha Y Akers
    Division of Gynecologic Specialties, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:2165-85. 2011
    ..Mothers and fathers approach this process differently. Family-focused interventions to prevent unhealthy relationships can build on parent's efforts...
  17. pmc Perceptions of prominent neighborhood individuals regarding neighborhood factors and intimate partner violence
    Michael Yonas
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Urban Health 88:214-24. 2011
    ..These results contribute to a deeper understanding of contextual influences upon IPV, the development of tailored quantitative research and to the design of local multi-level public health IPV intervention and prevention efforts...
  18. doi request reprint Contraception services for incarcerated women: a national survey of correctional health providers
    Carolyn B Sufrin
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Contraception 80:561-5. 2009
    ..Incarcerated women have had limited access to health care prior to their arrest. Although their incarceration presents an opportunity to provide them with health care, their reproductive health needs have been overlooked...
  19. doi request reprint Characteristics of breastfeeding discussions at the initial prenatal visit
    Jill R Demirci
    Departments of Pediatrics and Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and the Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Obstet Gynecol 122:1263-70. 2013
    ..To describe the observed characteristics of first prenatal visit breastfeeding discussions between obstetric providers and their pregnant patients...
  20. doi request reprint What are patient preferences for follow-up after low-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia?
    Minita Patel
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Womens Hospital and Magee Womens Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 12:122-6. 2008
    ..To determine preference for follow-up after low-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) among women presenting to a colposcopy clinic and ascertain basic knowledge about the human papillomavirus (HPV)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Trends in women's health services by type of physician seen: data from the 1985 and 1997-98 NAMCS
    Sarah Hudson Scholle
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Magee RAND Women s Health Initiative, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Womens Health Issues 12:165-77. 2002
    ..Still, women are unlikely to obtain a full range of preventive services in a single nonillness visit. Ensuring adequate coordination among physicians providing primary care to women continues to be a critical concern...
  22. doi request reprint Inner-city caregivers' perspectives on bed sharing with their infants
    Jennifer Chianese
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:26-32. 2009
    ..To understand parents' motivations for bed sharing with their infants aged 1-6 months, their beliefs about safety concerns, and their attitudes about bed-sharing advice...
  23. pmc Obese African-American women's perspectives on weight loss and bariatric surgery
    Cheryl Sterling Lynch
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:908-14. 2007
    ..African-American (AA) women have higher rates of obesity and obesity-related diseases but are less likely than other women to undergo bariatric surgery or have success with conventional weight loss methods...
  24. doi request reprint Incarcerated women and abortion provision: a survey of correctional health providers
    Carolyn B Sufrin
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 41:6-11. 2009
    ..However, the availability of abortion services to inmates in the United States is unknown...
  25. ncbi request reprint Mental health issues among female clients of domestic violence programs in North Carolina
    Kathryn E Moracco
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1036-40. 2004
    ....

Research Grants2

  1. Communication on Illicit Drug and/or Alcohol Use in Obstetrics
    Judy C Chang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..e. alcohol, drugs and tobacco) and what communication elements help promote disclosure and behavior change is essential to designing communication interventions to reduce substance use during pregnancy. ..