C R Richardson
Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Internet access and use by COPD patients in the National Emphysema/COPD Association SurveyCarlos H Martinez
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Michigan Health System, 3916 Tubman Center, 1500 E, Medical Center Drive, Box 0360, Ann Arbor, USA
BMC Pulm Med 14:66. 2014..We tested two hypotheses: Internet access is associated with socio-demographic disparities and frequency of use is related to perceived needs...
- Taking Healthy Steps: rationale, design and baseline characteristics of a randomized trial of a pedometer-based Internet-mediated walking program in veterans with chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseCarlos H Martinez
Center for Clinical Management Research, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, 2215 Fuller Rd, 48105 Ann Arbor, MI, USA
BMC Pulm Med 14:12. 2014..Internet-mediated physical activity interventions may increase physical activity and improve health outcomes in persons with COPD...
- A case-control study of physical activity patterns and risk of non-fatal myocardial infarctionJian Gong
Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
BMC Public Health 13:122. 2013..We aimed to identify physical activity patterns that take into account combinations of physical activities and examine the association between derived physical activity patterns and risk of acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
- Daily physical activity predicts degree of insulin resistance: a cross-sectional observational study using the 2003-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination SurveyRachael K Nelson
School of Kinesiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:10. 2013..This study examined the independent association of objectively measured physical activity on insulin resistance while controlling for confounding variables including: cardiorespiratory fitness, adiposity, sex, age, and smoking status...
- Protocol of a randomized controlled trial of the Tobacco Tactics website for operating engineersSonia A Duffy
Department of Psychiatry, Ann Arbor VA Center for Clinical Management Research, The University of Michigan, School of Nursing, P O Box 130170, Ann Arbor, MI 48113 0170, USA
BMC Public Health 12:335. 2012..Process evaluation will compare the two groups on the: a) contacts with intervention; b) medications used; c) helpfulness of the nurse/coach; and d) willingness to recommend the intervention to others...
- Barriers encountered during enrollment in an internet-mediated randomized controlled trialLorraine R Buis
Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Trials 10:76. 2009....
- Adding an online community to an internet-mediated walking program. Part 2: strategies for encouraging community participationPaul J Resnick
School of Information, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 1213, United States
J Med Internet Res 12:e72. 2010..Staff efforts to elicit participation by asking questions had mixed success. Staff replies to posts that had not received member replies created a feeling of responsiveness despite limited membership...
- Rebranding exercise: closing the gap between values and behaviorMichelle L Segar
Institute for Research on Women and Gender, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:94. 2011..Superordinate-level goals are linked to individuals' values, and may offer insights into how to connect exercise with their core values and increase participation in sustainable ways...
- Evaluating Active U: an Internet-mediated physical activity programLorraine R Buis
Wayne State University College of Nursing, 5557 Cass Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
BMC Public Health 9:331. 2009....
- Integrating an internet-mediated walking program into family medicine clinical practice: a pilot feasibility studyDavid E Goodrich
Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, 1018 Fuller St, Ann Arbor, 48104, USA
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:47. 2011....
- A meta-analysis of pedometer-based walking interventions and weight lossCaroline R Richardson
Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
Ann Fam Med 6:69-77. 2008..This does not mean, however, that the association between higher step counts and lower weight is causal or that encouraging sedentary individuals to increase step counts helps them lose weight...
- Integrating physical activity into mental health services for persons with serious mental illnessCaroline R Richardson
Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Psychiatr Serv 56:324-31. 2005..Mental health service providers can provide effective, evidence-based physical activity interventions for individuals with serious mental illness...
- Does pornography-blocking software block access to health information on the Internet?Caroline R Richardson
Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, 1018 Fuller St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0708
JAMA 288:2887-94. 2002..Because pornography-blocking software cannot perfectly discriminate between pornographic and nonpornographic Web sites, such products may block access to health information sites, particularly those related to sexuality...
- Educational interventions improve outcomes for children with asthmaCaroline R Richardson
Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
J Fam Pract 52:764-6. 2003
- Feasibility of adding enhanced pedometer feedback to nutritional counseling for weight lossCaroline R Richardson
Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of Michigan Health Systems, Department of Family Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0708, USA
J Med Internet Res 7:e56. 2005..Tailored, computer-generated, step-count feedback may provide an intensive and affordable way to increase the physical activity of people at high risk for cardiovascular disease...
- Physical activity and mortality across cardiovascular disease risk groupsCaroline R Richardson
Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0708, USA
Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1923-9. 2004..We examined the impact of a sedentary lifestyle on mortality by cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk group in a national sample of U.S. adults who represent a wide range of activity levels, health conditions, and SES groups...
- A lifestyle physical activity program for persons with serious mental illnessCaroline R Richardson
Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, USA
Psychiatr Serv 56:354. 2005
- An online community improves adherence in an internet-mediated walking program. Part 1: results of a randomized controlled trialCaroline R Richardson
Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 1213, United States
J Med Internet Res 12:e71. 2010..However, the impact of some Internet-mediated programs is limited by high attrition rates. Online communities that allow participants to communicate with each other by posting and reading messages may decrease participant attrition...
- Veterans walk to beat back pain: study rationale, design and protocol of a randomized trial of a pedometer-based internet mediated intervention for patients with chronic low back painSarah L Krein
VA Ann Arbor Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:205. 2010..Exercise is one of the most effective strategies for managing chronic back pain. Yet, there are few clinical programs that use low cost approaches to help patients with chronic back pain initiate and maintain an exercise program...
- Adolescents searching for health information on the Internet: an observational studyDerek L Hansen
School of Information, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
J Med Internet Res 5:e25. 2003....
- Type of physical activity goal influences participation in healthy midlife womenMichelle L Segar
Institute for Research on Women and Gender, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1290, USA
Womens Health Issues 18:281-91. 2008..Understanding midlife women's exercise goals could offer insight into their motivational facilitators and barriers, and assist in the development of better primary prevention strategies for this population...
- Increasing lifestyle physical activity in patients with depression or other serious mental illnessCaroline R Richardson
University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
J Psychiatr Pract 11:379-88. 2005..Study retention was a problem. However, the cost of this type of group-based lifestyle intervention was relatively low, so that such an intervention for this high-risk group may still be cost-effective...
- Fitting fitness into women's lives: effects of a gender-tailored physical activity interventionMichelle Segar
National Center for Women and Wellness, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Womens Health Issues 12:338-47. 2002....
- A web-based pedometer programme in women with a recent history of gestational diabetesC Kim
Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Diabet Med 29:278-83. 2012..Therefore, we conducted a pilot study of a low-intensity web-based pedometer programme targeting glucose intolerance among women with recent gestational diabetes...
- Physical activity and gallbladder disease determined by ultrasonographyAndrea M Kriska
Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1927-32. 2007..Several prospective studies have suggested that physical activity may decrease the risk for symptomatic gallbladder disease. None of these studies were able to include subjects with asymptomatic gallstones in their case group...
- Gait speed and step-count monitor accuracy in community-dwelling older adultsKristi L Storti
Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:59-64. 2008..Activity monitors are quite popular, although it has been suggested that they are less accurate at slow gait speeds...
- Influence of marital status on physical activity levels among older adultsKelley K Pettee
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:541-6. 2006....
- Physical activity and the prevention of type II diabetesAndrea M Kriska
Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Curr Sports Med Rep 7:182-4. 2008