Michelle Y Martin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint What do cancer patients worry about when making decisions about treatment? Variation across racial/ethnic groups
    Michelle Y Martin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1717 11th Avenue South, MT 617, Birmingham, AL, 35205, USA
    Support Care Cancer 22:233-44. 2014
  2. pmc Who tended to continue smoking after cancer diagnosis: the national health and nutrition examination survey 1999-2008
    Tung Sung Tseng
    School of Public Health, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 2020 Gravier Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:784. 2012
  3. pmc Racial variation in the cancer caregiving experience: a multisite study of colorectal and lung cancer caregivers
    Michelle Y Martin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, MT 617, Birmingham, AL 35294 1150, USA
    Cancer Nurs 35:249-56. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Developing effective cancer pain education programs
    Michelle Y Martin
    Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 4410, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 16:332-42. 2012
  5. pmc Medication adherence among rural, low-income hypertensive adults: a randomized trial of a multimedia community-based intervention
    Michelle Y Martin
    Division of Preventative Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 4410, USA
    Am J Health Promot 25:372-8. 2011
  6. pmc Racial variation in willingness to trade financial resources for life-prolonging cancer treatment
    Michelle Y Martin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    Cancer 117:3476-84. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Tailoring cancer education and support programs for low-income, primarily African American cancer survivors
    Michelle Y Martin
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Oncol Nurs Forum 38:E55-9. 2011
  8. pmc Taking less than prescribed: medication nonadherence and provider-patient relationships in lower-income, rural minority adults with hypertension
    Michelle Y Martin
    Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive Medicine, The School of Public Health, Health Behavior, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 12:706-13. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Community health advisors effectively promote cancer screening
    Michelle Y Martin
    University of Alabama at Birmingham 1530 3rd Avenue South, Medical Towers 617, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:S14-6. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Enhancing patient-physician communication: a community and culturally based approach
    Michelle Y Martin
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham Alabama Division of Preventive Medicine, 35294 4410, USA
    J Cancer Educ 20:150-4. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Hypertension and Adherence in Rural Practice
    Michelle Martin; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint What do cancer patients worry about when making decisions about treatment? Variation across racial/ethnic groups
    Michelle Y Martin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1717 11th Avenue South, MT 617, Birmingham, AL, 35205, USA
    Support Care Cancer 22:233-44. 2014
    ..Understanding the source of patient worry and identifying interventions to alleviate worry are important to delivering patient-centered cancer care...
  2. pmc Who tended to continue smoking after cancer diagnosis: the national health and nutrition examination survey 1999-2008
    Tung Sung Tseng
    School of Public Health, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 2020 Gravier Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:784. 2012
    ..Little is known about who is more likely to quit smoking after his/her cancer diagnosis. The objective of this study is to evaluate factors associated with smoking cessation in cancer survivors, which to date has not been well studied...
  3. pmc Racial variation in the cancer caregiving experience: a multisite study of colorectal and lung cancer caregivers
    Michelle Y Martin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, MT 617, Birmingham, AL 35294 1150, USA
    Cancer Nurs 35:249-56. 2012
    ..However, little is known about the cancer caregiving experience. This gap in knowledge is especially evident for racially diverse caregivers...
  4. doi request reprint Developing effective cancer pain education programs
    Michelle Y Martin
    Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 4410, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 16:332-42. 2012
    ..We conclude with recommendations for future research and the next generation of educational interventions...
  5. pmc Medication adherence among rural, low-income hypertensive adults: a randomized trial of a multimedia community-based intervention
    Michelle Y Martin
    Division of Preventative Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 4410, USA
    Am J Health Promot 25:372-8. 2011
    ..Examine the effectiveness of a community-based, multimedia intervention on medication adherence among hypertensive adults...
  6. pmc Racial variation in willingness to trade financial resources for life-prolonging cancer treatment
    Michelle Y Martin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    Cancer 117:3476-84. 2011
    ..We compared the willingness to use personal financial resources to extend life among white, black, Hispanic, and Asian cancer patients...
  7. doi request reprint Tailoring cancer education and support programs for low-income, primarily African American cancer survivors
    Michelle Y Martin
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Oncol Nurs Forum 38:E55-9. 2011
    ..to identify the information and stress-management topics of most interest to low-income, predominantly African American cancer survivors...
  8. pmc Taking less than prescribed: medication nonadherence and provider-patient relationships in lower-income, rural minority adults with hypertension
    Michelle Y Martin
    Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive Medicine, The School of Public Health, Health Behavior, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 12:706-13. 2010
    ..Creating clinical encounters that minimize the stressful nature of the visit and encourage patient question-asking behavior may also be important for the optimal management of hypertension...
  9. ncbi request reprint Community health advisors effectively promote cancer screening
    Michelle Y Martin
    University of Alabama at Birmingham 1530 3rd Avenue South, Medical Towers 617, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:S14-6. 2005
    ..This paper highlights some of those intervention programs and concludes with considerations for future projects...
  10. ncbi request reprint Enhancing patient-physician communication: a community and culturally based approach
    Michelle Y Martin
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham Alabama Division of Preventive Medicine, 35294 4410, USA
    J Cancer Educ 20:150-4. 2005
    ..African American women are more likely to be diagnosed at later stages of breast cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Variations in physicians' advice for managing hypertension in women: a study using NHANES III
    Michelle Y Martin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Prev Med 43:337-42. 2006
    ..To examine the pattern of physician advice-giving to individuals with hypertension and to determine if advice-giving and adherence to advice vary by race...
  12. pmc Relationship of health behavior theories with self-efficacy among insufficiently active hypertensive African-American women
    Michelle Y Martin
    Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave South, 1717 11th Ave South MT 617, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 72:137-45. 2008
    ..This study identified theoretical correlates associated with self-efficacy among insufficiently active, hypertensive Black women...
  13. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of insufficiently active hypertensive Black women who volunteer to be in a physical activity promotion intervention: an application of social cognitive theory and the transtheoretical model
    Michelle Y Martin
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Preventive Medicine, AL 35205 4410, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:604-10. 2007
    ..In this paper we identify the positive resources and areas of need among insufficiently active Black hypertensive women who presented to a study to increase their level of physical activity...
  14. pmc Presence of medical schools may contribute to reducing breast cancer mortality and disparities
    Maria Pisu
    Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:961-76. 2010
    ..96, CI 0.94-0.99), or being successful vs. failing (OR 1.03, CI 1.00-1.06) or vs. with disparities (OR 1.04, CI 1.01-1.07). Medical resources did not explain county type differences, but type of care available may be important...
  15. ncbi request reprint Less-than-standard treatment in rectal cancer patients: which patients are at risk?
    Maria Pisu
    Department of Medicine Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 4410, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:190-8. 2010
    ..In states where socioeconomics and limited medical resources may hinder treatment, cancer care is understudied. The objective is to describe initiation and completion of rectal cancer treatment in Alabama...
  16. pmc Developing an intervention to address physical activity barriers for African-American women in the deep south (USA)
    Dori Pekmezi
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, 227 RPHB Birmingham, AL 35293, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 9:301-12. 2013
    ..To address high rates of inactivity and related chronic diseases among African-American women...
  17. pmc Breast cancer screening interventions in selected counties across US regions
    Shamly Austin
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue S, Birmingham, AL 35294 1270, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:2165-72. 2010
    ..To determine the types of, and the populations targeted by interventions implemented to increase breast cancer screening rates in counties with large African American populations across different US regions...
  18. doi request reprint MOMS: formative evaluation and subsequent intervention for mothers living with HIV
    Susan L Davies
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    AIDS Care 21:552-60. 2009
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  19. ncbi request reprint Leisure-time physical activity and health-care utilization in older adults
    Michelle Y Martin
    Dept of Medicine, The Birmingham Atlanta VA Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 14:392-410. 2006
    ..Being physically active might not only have health benefits for older persons but also lead to lower health-care costs...
  20. pmc Intervention mapping as a guide for the development of a diabetes peer support intervention in rural Alabama
    Andrea Cherrington
    Division of Preventive Medicine, 624 Medical Towers, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205 4410, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E36. 2012
    ..The objective of this article is to describe the development of a 1-year peer support intervention to improve diabetes self-management among African American adults with diabetes in Alabama's Black Belt...

Research Grants3

  1. Hypertension and Adherence in Rural Practice
    Michelle Martin; Fiscal Year: 2006
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