Cheryl A Moyer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint 'They treat you like you are not a human being': maltreatment during labour and delivery in rural northern Ghana
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, 5115 Med Sci 1 1301 Catherine St Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA Electronic address
    Midwifery 30:262-8. 2014
  2. doi request reprint "It's up to the woman's people": how social factors influence facility-based delivery in Rural Northern Ghana
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, 5115 Med Sci 1, 1301 Catherine St, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:109-19. 2014
  3. doi request reprint The relationship between facility delivery and infant immunization in Ethiopia
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 123:217-20. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Facility-based delivery and maternal and early neonatal mortality in sub-Saharan Africa: a regional review of the literature
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH and Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, 5115 Med Sci 1, 1301 Catherine Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5611, USA
    Afr J Reprod Health 17:30-43. 2013
  5. pmc Drivers and deterrents of facility delivery in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, 5115 Med Sci 1, 1301 Catherine St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5611, USA
    Reprod Health 10:40. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Understanding the relationship between access to care and facility-based delivery through analysis of the 2008 Ghana Demographic Health Survey
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH and Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 122:224-9. 2013
  7. pmc Is generalized maternal optimism or pessimism during pregnancy associated with unplanned cesarean section deliveries in China?
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, Medical School, University of Michigan, 5115 Med Sci 1, 1301 Catherine Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Pregnancy 2010:754938. 2010
  8. pmc Clean delivery practices in rural northern Ghana: a qualitative study of community and provider knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, 48104, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:50. 2012
  9. doi request reprint What factors create a humanistic doctor? A nationwide survey of fourth-year medical students
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Department of Medical Education, Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Acad Med 85:1800-7. 2010
  10. pmc Optimism/pessimism and health-related quality of life during pregnancy across three continents: a matched cohort study in China, Ghana, and the United States
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:39. 2009

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint 'They treat you like you are not a human being': maltreatment during labour and delivery in rural northern Ghana
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, 5115 Med Sci 1 1301 Catherine St Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA Electronic address
    Midwifery 30:262-8. 2014
    ..to explore community and health-care provider attitudes towards maltreatment during delivery in rural northern Ghana, and compare findings against The White Ribbon Alliance's seven fundamental rights of childbearing women...
  2. doi request reprint "It's up to the woman's people": how social factors influence facility-based delivery in Rural Northern Ghana
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, 5115 Med Sci 1, 1301 Catherine St, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:109-19. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint The relationship between facility delivery and infant immunization in Ethiopia
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 123:217-20. 2013
    ..To determine whether facility delivery is related to compliance with recommended infant immunizations, particularly those that occur weeks or months after delivery...
  4. ncbi request reprint Facility-based delivery and maternal and early neonatal mortality in sub-Saharan Africa: a regional review of the literature
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH and Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, 5115 Med Sci 1, 1301 Catherine Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5611, USA
    Afr J Reprod Health 17:30-43. 2013
    ..41 (p=0.08). This study demonstrates the need to attend to regional differences both across and within SSA nations if facility delivery rates are to be improved to reduce maternal and early neonatal mortality...
  5. pmc Drivers and deterrents of facility delivery in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, 5115 Med Sci 1, 1301 Catherine St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5611, USA
    Reprod Health 10:40. 2013
    ..More research is needed that explores regional variability, examines longitudinal trends, and studies the impact of interventions to boost rates of facility delivery in sub-Saharan Africa. ..
  6. doi request reprint Understanding the relationship between access to care and facility-based delivery through analysis of the 2008 Ghana Demographic Health Survey
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH and Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 122:224-9. 2013
    ..To determine the types of access to care most strongly associated with facility-based delivery among women in Ghana...
  7. pmc Is generalized maternal optimism or pessimism during pregnancy associated with unplanned cesarean section deliveries in China?
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, Medical School, University of Michigan, 5115 Med Sci 1, 1301 Catherine Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Pregnancy 2010:754938. 2010
    ..This research suggests that maternal mindset during pregnancy has a role in mode of delivery. However, more research is needed to elucidate potential causal pathways and test potential interventions...
  8. pmc Clean delivery practices in rural northern Ghana: a qualitative study of community and provider knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, 48104, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:50. 2012
    ..This study explores hand washing/use of gloves during delivery, delivering on a clean surface, sterile cord cutting, appropriate cord tying, proper cord care following delivery, and infant bathing and cleanliness...
  9. doi request reprint What factors create a humanistic doctor? A nationwide survey of fourth-year medical students
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Department of Medical Education, Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Acad Med 85:1800-7. 2010
    ..The authors sought to develop a conceptual framework of the factors that most influence medical students' development of humanism and to explore students' opinions regarding the role these factors play in developing or inhibiting humanism...
  10. pmc Optimism/pessimism and health-related quality of life during pregnancy across three continents: a matched cohort study in China, Ghana, and the United States
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:39. 2009
    ..Little is known about how optimism/pessimism and health-related quality of life compare across cultures...
  11. pmc Quality of life, optimism/pessimism, and knowledge and attitudes toward HIV Screening among pregnant women in Ghana
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104, USA
    Womens Health Issues 18:301-9. 2008
    ..We sought to explore optimism/pessimism, knowledge of HIV, and attitudes toward HIV screening and treatment among Ghanaian pregnant women...
  12. ncbi request reprint Emotional distress during interferon-alpha-2B and ribavirin treatment of chronic hepatitis C
    Robert J Fontana
    Department of Internal Medicine and the Consortium for Health Outcomes Innovation and Cost Effectiveness Studies, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0362, USA
    Psychosomatics 43:378-85. 2002
    ..Because of its brevity and simplicity, the Brief Symptom Inventory may prove to be a useful adjunct to clinician assessment in detecting and monitoring emotional distress during interferon-alpha treatment of chronic hepatitis C...
  13. ncbi request reprint Shifting norms: pregnant women's perspectives on skilled birth attendance and facility-based delivery in rural Ghana
    Halley P Crissman
    Global REACH, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Afr J Reprod Health 17:15-26. 2013
    ..Given the importance of community in Ghanaian health care decision-making, increasing community support for HCF delivery suggests progress toward increasing uptake of SBA and HCF delivery, however important actionable barriers remain...
  14. pmc A content analysis of e-mail communication between patients and their providers: patients get the message
    Casey B White
    Office of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, Learning Resource Center, 3960 Taubman Medical Library, 1135 East Catherine Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0726, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:260-7. 2004
    ..This study examined the content of a random sample of patient-physician e-mail messages to determine the validity of those concerns...
  15. ncbi request reprint Crossing the digital divide: evaluating online communication between patients and their providers
    Steven J Katz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Suite 7E12, Box 0429, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:593-8. 2004
    ..To address provider, payer, and patient concerns about the use of online communication in healthcare settings by performing a randomized controlled trial of a Web-based patient-provider communication tool in primary care...
  16. doi request reprint Postpartum depression and traditional postpartum care in China: role of zuoyuezi
    Ellen Y Wan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 104:209-13. 2009
    ..To determine the relationship between the traditional Chinese practice of postpartum care, known as zuoyuezi, and postpartum depression (PPD) in China...
  17. ncbi request reprint Assessing symptoms, disease severity, and quality of life in the clinical context: a theoretical framework
    Tracy L Finlayson
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:336-44. 2004
    ..Three common diseases are discussed in depth to illustrate the applicability of Assessing the Impact of Disease in distinguishing between symptom, severity, and health-related quality-of-life measurements...
  18. ncbi request reprint A model to facilitate outcome assessment of obstructive sleep apnea
    Seems S Sonnad
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 19:253-60. 2003
    ..Management can include a range of mechanical, behavioral, and surgical approaches. This paper aims to devise a model of management options to assist in initial cost-effectiveness investigations...
  19. ncbi request reprint High-dose interferon alfa-2b and ribavirin in patients previously treated with interferon: results of a prospective, randomized, controlled trial
    Robert J Fontana
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 34:177-82. 2002
    ..Kinetic studies have demonstrated a more rapid reduction in hepatitis C virus (HCV) RNA levels among patients taking high daily doses of interferon compared with those taking standard-dose interferon...
  20. doi request reprint Stillbirths and early neonatal mortality in rural Northern Ghana
    Cyril Engmann
    Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7596, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 17:272-82. 2012
    ....
  21. pmc Effect of a triage-based E-mail system on clinic resource use and patient and physician satisfaction in primary care: a randomized controlled trial
    Steven J Katz
    Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System and the Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Suite 7E12, Box 0429, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:736-44. 2003
    ..We collected information on patient e-mail use, phone calls, and visit distribution by physician over the 10 months and performed physician and patient surveys to examine attitudes about communication...
  22. pmc The emerging role of online communication between patients and their providers
    Steven J Katz
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Suite 7E12, Box 0429, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:978-83. 2004
    ....
  23. pmc A measure of trust in insurers
    Susan Dorr Goold
    Department of Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:58-78. 2006
    ..Patient-centered assessments are increasingly important. Patients repeatedly emphasize the importance of trust in health care institutions and personnel...
  24. ncbi request reprint Emotional distress in chronic hepatitis C patients not receiving antiviral therapy
    Robert J Fontana
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Medical School, 3912 Taubman Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0362, USA
    J Hepatol 36:401-7. 2002
    ..The aim of our study was to determine the prevalence, type, and severity of emotional distress in a large group of consecutive chronic hepatitis C (CHC) patients not receiving anti-viral therapy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing in Michigan: a practice pattern survey
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Sleep Breath 7:95-104. 2003
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint The economic impact of quarantine: SARS in Toronto as a case study
    Anu G Gupta
    Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, 7C 06 NIB, P O Box 0429, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    J Infect 50:386-93. 2005
    ..Here, we weigh the economic costs and benefits associated with implementing widespread quarantine in Toronto during the SARS outbreaks of 2003...
  27. ncbi request reprint Bridging the electronic divide: patient and provider perspectives on e-mail communication in primary care
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Consortium for Health Outcomes, Innovation, and Cost Effectiveness Studies, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor 48109 0409, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:427-33. 2002
    ..To determine e-mail utilization patterns and attitudes toward e-mail use among primary care physicians and their ambulatory outpatient clinic patients...