L M Klesges
Affiliation: University of Tennessee
- Smoking cessation in pregnant womenL M Klesges
Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, USA
Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 28:269-82. 2001..Relapse prevention methods using office-based and social support systems are important to improve long-term maintenance of cessation in women who quit smoking during pregnancy...
- Beginning with the application in mind: designing and planning health behavior change interventions to enhance disseminationLisa M Klesges
Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
Ann Behav Med 29:66-75. 2005..older adults, adults, children, and adolescents). Further, possible discrepancies between site populations of varying health statuses are discussed, and an ecological framework is proposed for use in future investigations on retention...
- Social desirability bias in self-reported dietary, physical activity and weight concerns measures in 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls: results from the Girls Health Enrichment Multisite Studies (GEMS)Lisa M Klesges
Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, 38163, USA
Prev Med 38:S78-87. 2004..Social desirability (SocD) may bias children's self-reported health behaviors and attitudes and confound relationships with health outcome measures...
- Financial difficulty in acquiring food among elderly disabled women: results from the Women's Health and Aging StudyL M Klesges
Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee, Memphis, USA
Am J Public Health 91:68-75. 2001..This study described the prevalence and characteristics of financial difficulty acquiring food and its relation to nutritional biomarkers in older disabled women...
- Measurement characteristics of dietary psychosocial scales in a Weight Gain Prevention Study with 8- to 10-year-old African-American girlsD A Sherrill-Mittleman
Department of Epidemiology ancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
Health Educ Res 24:586-95. 2009..41). These results contribute to the development of scales to evaluate prevention interventions related to dietary intake in African-American children...
- Memphis Girls health Enrichment Multi-site Studies (GEMS): Phase 2: design and baselineRobert C Klesges
Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences and St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
Contemp Clin Trials 29:42-55. 2008..The GEMS obesity prevention intervention targets improved diet and increased physical activity to reduce excessive weight gain in healthy African-American girls of ages 8-10...
- Anthropometric, parental, and psychosocial correlates of dietary intake of African-American girlsKaren W Cullen
Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
Obes Res 12:20S-31S. 2004....
- Behavior change intervention research in community settings: how generalizable are the results?David A Dzewaltowski
Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
Health Promot Int 19:235-45. 2004....
- Behavior change intervention research in healthcare settings: a review of recent reports with emphasis on external validityRussell E Glasgow
AMC Cancer Research Center, Center for Behavioral and Community Studies, Denver, Colorado 80214, USA
Am J Prev Med 23:62-9. 2002..This paper reviews the extent to which this research has reported on elements of internal and external validity, with emphasis on the extent to which research has been conducted in representative settings with representative populations...
- Psychometric properties of optimism and pessimism: results from the Girls' Health Enrichment Multisite StudiesWendell C Taylor
Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research CHPPR, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
Prev Med 38:S69-77. 2004..026) pessimism by intervention interaction term for MET-adjusted usual activity was found such that the intervention group had a lower change in physical activity per unit increase in pessimism compared to the control group...
- Measurement characteristics of activity-related psychosocial measures in 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls in the Girls Health Enrichment Multisite Study (GEMS)Nancy E Sherwood
Health Partners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
Prev Med 38:S60-8. 2004....
- Measurement characteristics of weight concern and dieting measures in 8-10-year-old African-American girls from GEMS pilot studiesNancy E Sherwood
School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
Prev Med 38:S50-9. 2004..Reliability and validity were established for weight concern measures completed by 8-10-year-old African-American girls participating in a pilot obesity prevention program...
- Measurement characteristics of diet-related psychosocial questionnaires among African-American parents and their 8- to 10-year-old daughters: results from the Girls' health Enrichment Multi-site StudiesKaren W Cullen
Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
Prev Med 38:S34-42. 2004..This paper presents the reliability and validity of several diet-related psychosocial questionnaires...
- Access of over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapy products to minorsKaren C Johnson
Department of Preventive Medicine, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis 38163, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:212-6. 2004..It is not clear how easily minors are able to purchase NRT products in retail markets...
- The future of health behavior change research: what is needed to improve translation of research into health promotion practice?Russell E Glasgow
Kaiser Permanente Colorado and AMC Cancer Research Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
Ann Behav Med 27:3-12. 2004..It is well documented that the results of most behavioral and health promotion studies have not been translated into practice...
- Abuse behavior inventory: cutpoint, validity, and characterization of discrepanciesTherese Zink
Dept of Family and Community Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
J Interpers Violence 22:921-31. 2007..Correlation between the ABI and CTS2 is .76, with subscale correlations of .74 between ABI psychological and CTS2 verbal aggression, and .71 between ABI physical and CTS2 physical aggression, injury, and sexual coercion...
- Comparisons between African American girls' and parents' perceptions of girls' weight concerns and weight control behaviorsWilliam T Dalton
University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, USA
Eat Disord 15:231-46. 2007..However, more stringent agreement coefficients indicated generally poor concordance between girls and parents. The modified McKnight may be useful for assessing awareness of these issues...
- Reporting of validity from school health promotion studies published in 12 leading journals, 1996-2000Paul Estabrooks
Dept of Kinesiology, and Office of Community Health, Kansas State University, 8 Natatorium, OCH, KSU, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
J Sch Health 73:21-8. 2003..To increase the potential to translate controlled research to "real-world" practice conditions, a stronger emphasis should be placed on reporting the representativeness of the sample of students and schools...
- Characteristics of Air Force personnel who choose pharmacological aids for smoking cessation following an involuntary tobacco ban and tobacco control programRobert C Klesges
Saint Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
Health Psychol 26:588-97. 2007..The objective of this study was to compare characteristics of smokers who did and did not report use of cessation aids as part of a tobacco control program in a military setting (n = 8994)...
- The examination of two short dietary assessment methods, within the context of multiple behavioral change interventions in adult populations. IntroductionShirley A A Beresford
Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7236, USA
J Nutr 138:183S-184S. 2008
- Review of external validity reporting in childhood obesity prevention researchLisa M Klesges
Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
Am J Prev Med 34:216-23. 2008..To demonstrate this potential, recent reports of childhood obesity prevention interventions were evaluated on the extent to which external validity dimensions were reported...
- Prevalence and characteristics of energy underreporting in African-American girlsJennifer Q Lanctot
Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1407-12. 2008..To determine the frequency and characteristics of energy intake underreporting in African-American preadolescent girls as part of the Girls health Enrichment Multi-site Studies (GEMS)...
- The relationship between caffeine and blood pressure in preadolescent African American girlsJagadeshwar G Reddy
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Ethn Dis 18:283-8. 2008..The primary objective of this study was to assess the cross-sectional relationship between caffeine intake and blood pressure in 8- to 10-year-old African American girls who eat an unrestricted diet...
- Innovative application of a multidimensional item response model in assessing the influence of social desirability on the pseudo-relationship between self-efficacy and behaviorKathy Watson
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Health Educ Res 21:i85-97. 2006..However, as shown in the observed sample, more research is needed to understand the influence of SocD on the relationship between self-efficacy and behaviors for different populations and for different degrees of SocD response bias...
- Improving measurement methods for behavior change interventions: opportunities for innovationAndrea L Dunn
Klein Buendel, Inc, 1667 Cole Boulevard, Suite 225, Golden, CO 80401, USA
Health Educ Res 21:i121-124. 2006
- Use of nicotine replacement therapy in adolescent smokers and nonsmokersLisa M Klesges
Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 66 N Pauline, Suite 633, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:517-22. 2003....
- Measurement of outcomes, mediators, and moderators in behavioral obesity prevention researchTom Baranowski
Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
Prev Med 38:S1-13. 2004..This attenuation may indicate that interventions were not effective, when in truth they were. There has been little assessment of the quality of measurement in obesity prevention trials...
- Response from the Behavior Change Consortium Representatives and Translation Work Group: the issue is one of impact, not of world view or preferred approachRussell E Glasgow
Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver 80237, USA
Health Educ Res 17:696-9. 2002
- Utilization of counseling and supportive services by female victims of domestic abuseKris R Henning
Administration of Justice, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97207, USA
Violence Vict 17:623-36. 2002..Limitations of the study and implications for service providers and the courts are discussed...
- Practical and relevant self-report measures of patient health behaviors for primary care researchRussell E Glasgow
Kaiser Permanente, Denver, CO, USA
Ann Fam Med 3:73-81. 2005..It then proposes pragmatic measures for use in practice-based research...
- Health promotion referrals in an urban clinic: removing financial barriers influences physician but not patient behaviorJennifer D Bartlett-Prescott
The Church Health Center Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Am J Health Promot 19:376-82. 2005..The role of reimbursement for attendance to the wellness facility was specifically examined...
- An assessment of obese and non obese girls' metabolic rate during television viewing, reading, and restingTheodore V Cooper
Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, 500 University Avenue, El Paso, Texas 79968 0553, USA
Eat Behav 7:105-14. 2006..Future studies should focus on energy intake, physical inactivity, or combinations of these with metabolic rate in seeking specific mechanisms responsible for television viewing related to obesity...
- Evaluating the impact of health promotion programs: using the RE-AIM framework to form summary measures for decision making involving complex issuesRussell E Glasgow
Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Clinical Research Unit, 335 Road Runner Lane Penrose, Denver, CO 81240, USA
Health Educ Res 21:688-94. 2006..Such approaches offer potential to help identify interventions most likely to meaningfully impact population health...
- African-American girls' dietary intake while watching televisionDonna M Matheson
Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 211 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
Obes Res 12:32S-37S. 2004....