Hendrika Meischke

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Factors associated with the adoption of a patient education intervention among first responders, King County, Washington, 2010-2011
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Box 357660, Seattle, WA 98195 e mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:130221. 2014
  2. pmc Feasibility of partnering with emergency medical services to identify people at risk for uncontrolled high blood pressure
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Box 357660, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E48. 2012
  3. pmc Engagement in "My Child's Asthma", an interactive web-based pediatric asthma management intervention
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, United States
    Int J Med Inform 80:765-74. 2011
  4. pmc Psychologic effects of automated external defibrillator training: a randomized trial
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7232, USA
    Heart Lung 40:502-10. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Emergency communications with limited-English-proficiency populations
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:265-71. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Reasons 9-1-1 is called for cardiac arrest cases in which no resuscitation is attempted
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:335-40. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint A health priorities model: application to mammography screening
    H Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Health Educ Behav 25:383-95. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint A community intervention by firefighters to increase 911 calls and aspirin use for chest pain
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:389-95. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors that influence personal perceptions of the risk of an acute myocardial infarction
    H Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Behav Med 26:4-13. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Training seniors in the operation of an automated external defibrillator: a randomized trial comparing two training methods
    H W Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 38:216-22. 2001

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Factors associated with the adoption of a patient education intervention among first responders, King County, Washington, 2010-2011
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Box 357660, Seattle, WA 98195 e mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:130221. 2014
    ..This study investigated facilitators and barriers to adoption of an at-scene patient education program by firefighter emergency medical technicians (EMTs) in King County, Washington...
  2. pmc Feasibility of partnering with emergency medical services to identify people at risk for uncontrolled high blood pressure
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Box 357660, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E48. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Engagement in "My Child's Asthma", an interactive web-based pediatric asthma management intervention
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, United States
    Int J Med Inform 80:765-74. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Psychologic effects of automated external defibrillator training: a randomized trial
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7232, USA
    Heart Lung 40:502-10. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to test whether an automated external defibrillator (AED) training program would positively affect the mental health of family members of high-risk patients...
  5. doi request reprint Emergency communications with limited-English-proficiency populations
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:265-71. 2010
    ..We investigated 9-1-1 telecommunicators' perceptions of communication difficulties with callers who have limited English proficiency (LEP) and the frequency and outcomes of specific communication behaviors...
  6. doi request reprint Reasons 9-1-1 is called for cardiac arrest cases in which no resuscitation is attempted
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:335-40. 2009
    ..The goal of this investigation was to describe the reasons emergency medical services (EMS) is activated when resuscitation is not desired or when patients show signs of irreversible death...
  7. ncbi request reprint A health priorities model: application to mammography screening
    H Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Health Educ Behav 25:383-95. 1998
    ..Current or anticipated health problems were not related to screening behavior. The results are discussed in light of the practical, theoretical, and empirical implications...
  8. ncbi request reprint A community intervention by firefighters to increase 911 calls and aspirin use for chest pain
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:389-95. 2006
    ..To test the effectiveness of an intervention, delivered face-to-face by local firefighters, designed to increase utilization of 911 and self-administration of aspirin for seniors experiencing chest pain...
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors that influence personal perceptions of the risk of an acute myocardial infarction
    H Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Behav Med 26:4-13. 2000
    ..The findings in this study suggest that interventions need to target specific misconceptions regarding AMI risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Training seniors in the operation of an automated external defibrillator: a randomized trial comparing two training methods
    H W Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 38:216-22. 2001
    ..We tested the hypothesis that each training method (face-to-face instruction compared with video-based instruction) would result in similar AED performance on a manikin...
  11. ncbi request reprint Information women receive about heart attacks and how it affects their knowledge, beliefs, and intentions to act in a cardiac emergency
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Health Care Women Int 23:149-62. 2002
    ..The results are discussed in terms of their pragmatic implications...
  12. ncbi request reprint A comparison of "Train-the-Trainer" and expert training modalities for hearing protection use in construction
    Maggie Trabeau
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105 6099, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:130-7. 2008
    ..The present study compared the effectiveness of a noise induced hearing loss (NIHL) prevention training delivered using "Train-the-Trainer" and expert trainer modalities...
  13. doi request reprint A multi-component intervention to promote hearing protector use among construction workers
    Noah S Seixas
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, USA
    Int J Audiol 50:S46-56. 2011
    ..The most effective procedures for using such instruments require further exploration...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a public education program delivered by firefighters on early recognition of a heart attack
    Hendrika Meischke
    University of Washington, USA
    Eval Health Prof 27:3-21. 2004
    ..The results are discussed in terms of public education around AMI...
  15. ncbi request reprint Do older adults use the Internet for information on heart attacks? Results from a survey of seniors in King County, Washington
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7660, USA
    Heart Lung 34:3-12. 2005
    ..The Internet is a new and promising source of heart health information, but we know little about how elderly people use this medium...
  16. ncbi request reprint Psychological and social impacts of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in the home
    Anthony J Cagle
    University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Resuscitation 74:432-8. 2007
    ..The placement of AEDs in the homes of at-risk patients may save lives through early defibrillation. However, the impact of having an AED in the home on psychological outcomes and quality-of-life is unknown...
  17. ncbi request reprint Women's approaches to the use of new technology for cancer risk information
    Heidi K Unruh
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024, M3 B232, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Women Health 40:59-78. 2004
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Improving low-wage, midsized employers' health promotion practices: a randomized controlled trial
    Peggy A Hannon
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:125-33. 2012
    ..The American Cancer Society (ACS) and the University of Washington Health Promotion Research Center co-developed ACS Workplace Solutions (WPS) to improve workplaces' implementation of Community Guide strategies...
  19. pmc Preparedness for cardiac emergencies among Cambodians with limited English proficiency
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Community Health 37:176-80. 2012
    ..This suggests that greater efforts need to be made to reach the most linguistically-isolated communities (those with little or no English) with emergency information in Khmer...
  20. doi request reprint Hypertension identification via emergency responders: a randomized controlled intervention study
    Hendrika Meischke
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Box 357660, Seattle, WA 91895 USA
    Prev Med 57:914-9. 2013
    ..The mailing used a 2×2 research design tailoring on risk and source personalization...
  21. pmc Improving parental adherence with asthma treatment guidelines: a randomized controlled trial of an interactive website
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:302-11. 2012
    ..We sought to test whether an interactive website grounded in social cognitive theory can improve the dispensing of controller medications and adherence with them where indicated...
  22. pmc Predictors of hearing protection use in construction workers
    Jane Edelson
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, 4225 Roosevelt Way NE, Suite 100, Seattle, WA 98205, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 53:605-15. 2009
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Should dispatchers instruct lay bystanders to undress patients before performing CPR? A randomized simulation study
    Devora Eisenberg Chavez
    Northwest Center for Public Health Practice, Department of Health Services, University of Washington, USA
    Resuscitation 84:979-81. 2013
    ..We measured how instructions to remove clothing impacted the time to compressions and CPR performance by lay responders in a simulated arrest...
  24. ncbi request reprint Health educators in the community: a new role for EMTs?
    Mickey Eisenberg
    University of Washington, USA
    JEMS 29:78-80. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Development and pilot test of hearing conservation training for construction workers
    Richard Neitzel
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:120-9. 2008
    ..In this study, a hearing conservation training program was developed and pilot tested...
  26. doi request reprint Social marketing, stages of change, and public health smoking interventions
    Paula Diehr
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7232, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:123-31. 2011
    ..Although the best thing for an individual smoker is to stop smoking, the greatest public health benefit is achieved by interventions that target nonsmokers...
  27. pmc What do we mean by Internet access? A framework for health researchers
    Nigel E Bush
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 1:A15. 2004
    ..We group issues into two categories: connectivity and human interface. Our focus is to conceptualize access as a multicomponent issue that can either reduce or enhance the public health utility of electronic communications...
  28. ncbi request reprint Measures and correlates of resilience
    Deborah J Bowen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Women Health 38:65-76. 2003
    ..We collected data on several aspects of resilience and related them to personal perceptions of breast cancer risk and worry about cancer...
  29. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of strategies used by family food preparers to influence healthy eating
    Emily Bourcier
    Center for Health Education and Research, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Appetite 41:265-72. 2003
    ..Findings have implications for designing dietary interventions to have the largest public health impact...
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of in-home defibrillators on postmyocardial infarction patients and their significant others: an interview study
    Michael A Chen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Health Services, University of Washington Hospitals, 9008 30th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Heart Lung 31:173-85. 2002
    ..To investigate the impact of automated external defibrillator (AED) placement in the homes of postmyocardial infarction (MI) patients and their significant others...
  31. doi request reprint Bystander CPR in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: the role of limited English proficiency
    Steven M Bradley
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, United States
    Resuscitation 82:680-4. 2011
    ..We sought to determine if limited English proficiency in callers to 9-1-1 for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest is associated with provision of bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and delays in telephone-assisted CPR...
  32. doi request reprint Understanding older adults' motivators and barriers to participating in organized programs supporting exercise behaviors
    Kelly Biedenweg
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Prim Prev 35:1-11. 2014
    ..Certain program features also influence participation. Thoughtful marketing that involves a variety of messages and mechanisms is essential to successful program recruitment and continued attendance. ..
  33. ncbi request reprint Information-seeking behaviors and response to the H1N1 outbreak in Chinese limited-English proficient individuals living in King County, Washington
    Mei Po Yip
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 4:353-60. 2009
    ..To investigate the information seeking behaviors and response to the HIN1 outbreak by limited-English proficient (LEP) Chinese speakers...
  34. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with pesticide safety practices in farmworkers
    Larkin L Strong
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:69-81. 2008
    ..Farmworkers and their families are exposed to pesticides through multiple pathways. Few studies have examined the frequency with which farmworkers engage in pesticide safety practices and the factors associated with their adoption...
  35. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic differences in exposure to health information
    Ruby Benjamin-Garner
    Houston Medical School, University of Texas, 77030, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:124-34. 2002
    ..Baseline data from the Heart Attack REACT Study provided the opportunity to explore population subgroup differences in exposure to health information in an ethnically diverse sample from 5 regions across the United States...
  36. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of heart attack symptoms in 20 US communities. Results from the Rapid Early Action for Coronary Treatment Community Trial
    David C Goff
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Prev Med 38:85-93. 2004
    ..An intervention designed to reduce delay was tested in the Rapid Early Action for Coronary Treatment (REACT) Community Trial. In this report, the impact on knowledge of heart attack symptoms is presented...