Cheryl Ritenbaugh

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) providers' views of chronic low back pain patients' expectations of CAM therapies: a qualitative study
    Lisa M Schafer
    Center for Community Health and Evaluation, Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:234. 2012
  2. pmc Effectiveness Guidance Document (EGD) for acupuncture research - a consensus document for conducting trials
    Claudia M Witt
    Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:148. 2012
  3. pmc Comparative effectiveness of traditional Chinese medicine and psychosocial care in the treatment of temporomandibular disorders-associated chronic facial pain
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh
    Departments of Family and Community Medicine and Anthropology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Pain 13:1075-89. 2012
  4. pmc Randomized trial of Tapas Acupressure Technique for weight loss maintenance
    CHARLES R ELDER
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 N, Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:19. 2012
  5. pmc Developing a patient-centered outcome measure for complementary and alternative medicine therapies II: refining content validity through cognitive interviews
    Jennifer J Thompson
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:136. 2011
  6. pmc Developing a patient-centered outcome measure for complementary and alternative medicine therapies I: defining content and format
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:135. 2011
  7. pmc Researching complementary and alternative treatments--the gatekeepers are not at home
    Vinjar Fønnebø
    National Research Center in Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:7. 2007
  8. pmc Acupuncture and chiropractic care for chronic pain in an integrated health plan: a mixed methods study
    Lynn L DeBar
    Kaiser Permanente, The Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:118. 2011
  9. pmc A pilot whole systems clinical trial of traditional Chinese medicine and naturopathic medicine for the treatment of temporomandibular disorders
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85719, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:475-87. 2008
  10. pmc Conjugated equine estrogens and colorectal cancer incidence and survival: the Women's Health Initiative randomized clinical trial
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh
    University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona 85719, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2609-18. 2008

Research Grants

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Publications24

  1. pmc Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) providers' views of chronic low back pain patients' expectations of CAM therapies: a qualitative study
    Lisa M Schafer
    Center for Community Health and Evaluation, Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:234. 2012
    ..However, there is a paucity of research on CAM providers' views of their patients' expectations regarding CAM therapy and the role of these expectations in patient outcomes...
  2. pmc Effectiveness Guidance Document (EGD) for acupuncture research - a consensus document for conducting trials
    Claudia M Witt
    Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:148. 2012
    ..The aim of this EGD is to provide specific recommendations for the design of prospective acupuncture studies to support optimal use of resources for generating evidence that will inform stakeholder decision-making...
  3. pmc Comparative effectiveness of traditional Chinese medicine and psychosocial care in the treatment of temporomandibular disorders-associated chronic facial pain
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh
    Departments of Family and Community Medicine and Anthropology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Pain 13:1075-89. 2012
    ..Similar designs may also apply to evaluations of other kinds of chronic pain. (ClinicalTrials.gov number NCT00856167)...
  4. pmc Randomized trial of Tapas Acupressure Technique for weight loss maintenance
    CHARLES R ELDER
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 N, Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:19. 2012
    ..This randomized clinical trial tested the efficacy of a novel mind and body technique for weight-loss maintenance...
  5. pmc Developing a patient-centered outcome measure for complementary and alternative medicine therapies II: refining content validity through cognitive interviews
    Jennifer J Thompson
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:136. 2011
    ..Here we present the development of the final version in which the content and format is refined through cognitive interviews...
  6. pmc Developing a patient-centered outcome measure for complementary and alternative medicine therapies I: defining content and format
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:135. 2011
    ..Here we describe Phase I of our research program, the iterative process of content identification, item development and refinement, and response format selection. Cognitive interviews and psychometric evaluation are reported separately...
  7. pmc Researching complementary and alternative treatments--the gatekeepers are not at home
    Vinjar Fønnebø
    National Research Center in Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:7. 2007
    ..To explore the strengths and weaknesses of conventional biomedical research strategies and methods as applied to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), and to suggest a new research framework for assessing these treatment modalities...
  8. pmc Acupuncture and chiropractic care for chronic pain in an integrated health plan: a mixed methods study
    Lynn L DeBar
    Kaiser Permanente, The Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:118. 2011
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  9. pmc A pilot whole systems clinical trial of traditional Chinese medicine and naturopathic medicine for the treatment of temporomandibular disorders
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85719, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:475-87. 2008
    ....
  10. pmc Conjugated equine estrogens and colorectal cancer incidence and survival: the Women's Health Initiative randomized clinical trial
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh
    University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona 85719, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2609-18. 2008
    ..We now analyze features of the colorectal cancers that developed and examine the survival of women following colorectal cancer diagnosis in the latter trial...
  11. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis and rate of bone loss among postmenopausal survivors of breast cancer
    Zhao Chen
    Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Cancer 104:1520-30. 2005
    ..Breast cancer diagnosis and treatment may put women at higher risk for osteoporosis in later life...
  12. ncbi request reprint Expression and ambivalence over expression of negative emotion: cross-sectional associations with psychosocial factors and health-related quality of life in postmenopausal women
    Yvonne L Michael
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, CB 669, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    J Women Aging 18:25-40. 2006
    ..In general, our analysis supports prior studies suggesting that ambivalence may be more important to consider in studies of health-related outcomes than expression...
  13. doi request reprint Description of a clinical stream of back-pain patients based on electronic medical records
    Mikel Aickin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 19:158-76. 2013
    ..Between two-thirds and three-quarters of multiple CAM service users had very simple temporal patterns of use, dominated by use of one type of CAM at a time. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Measuring dietary change in a diet intervention trial: comparing food frequency questionnaire and dietary recalls
    Cynthia A Thomson
    University of Arizona, Arizona Cancer Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:754-62. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint Diet and biomarkers of oxidative damage in women previously treated for breast cancer
    Cynthia A Thomson
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, The University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0038, USA
    Nutr Cancer 51:146-54. 2005
    ..The results of this nested case-controlled study provide potential mechanisms by which a high fruit and vegetable, low-fat diet might reduce the recurrence rate of or early-stage breast cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint Narrative review of yoga intervention clinical trials including weight-related outcomes
    Jennifer Grace Rioux
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Arizona, AZ, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 19:32-46. 2013
    ..Research on the effectiveness of yoga as a treatment for obesity is limited, and studies vary in overall quality and methodological rigor...
  17. ncbi request reprint The process of whole person healing: "unstuckness" and beyond
    Mary Koithan
    Department of Medicine Program in Integrative Medicine, The University of Arizona, Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 13:659-68. 2007
    ..The aim was to develop an understanding of "unstuckness," including characterization of states, processes, and modifying factors...
  18. doi request reprint Families United/Familias Unidas: family group office visits to reduce risk factors for type 2 diabetes
    Randa M Kutob
    Randa M Kutob, MPH, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Arizona Health Sciences Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, PO Box 245052, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Diabetes Educ 40:191-201. 2014
    ..The purpose of the Families United/Familias Unidas study was to evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of group office visits on reducing diabetes risk in a multiethnic, primary care population...
  19. doi request reprint Families United/Familias Unidas: development and implementation of a family-based group office visit model for the primary prevention of type 2 diabetes
    Violet Perez Siwik
    University of Arizona College of Medicine, Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Diabetes Educ 38:811-21. 2012
    ..The group outpatient visit model can provide a means to address prevention issues in a financially sustainable manner...
  20. ncbi request reprint Intervention in overweight children improves body mass index (BMI) and physical activity
    Violet Siwik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85719, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:126-37. 2013
    ..We implemented and evaluated a group office-visit intervention by family physicians for overweight children and their parents, emphasizing nutrition and physical activity within a resiliency psychosocial model...
  21. ncbi request reprint Expression and ambivalence over expression of negative emotion:psychometric analysis in the Women's Health Initiative
    Yvonne L Michael
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    J Women Aging 17:5-18. 2005
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  22. ncbi request reprint Fracture risk among breast cancer survivors: results from the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Zhao Chen
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona, PO Box 245203, 1540 E Drachman, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:552-8. 2005
    ..We tested the hypothesis in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study that postmenopausal survivors of breast cancer have a higher risk for fractures compared with women who have no cancer history...
  23. pmc Hibiscus sabdariffa L. in the treatment of hypertension and hyperlipidemia: a comprehensive review of animal and human studies
    Allison L Hopkins
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Fitoterapia 85:84-94. 2013
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  24. ncbi request reprint On the importance of using multiple methods of dietary assessment
    Loki Natarajan
    Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, California 92093 0645, USA
    Epidemiology 15:738-45. 2004
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Research Grants14

  1. LIFESTYLE CHANGE TO INCREASE BONE DENSITY IN TEEN GIRLS
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 1999
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  2. Developing Patient-Centered Measures for Outcomes of CAM Therapies
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. Preventing CVD in Native Populations: Traditional Living
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  4. Developing Patient-Centered Measures for Outcomes of CAM Therapies
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  5. TCM for TMD: A Multi-Site Whole Systems Trial
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This proposal tests a stepped care strategy appropriate to a variety of health care providers, and evaluates a whole systems research approach faithful to both allopathic and alternative medicine. ..
  6. Preventing CVD in Native Populations: Traditional Living
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  7. Developing Patient-Centered Measures for Outcomes of CAM Therapies
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  8. Choices: Family Physicians Treat Overweight Children
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Children will be eligible for participation who are above the 90th percentile of BMI for age, and who can have the regular participation of at least one parent or guardian. ..
  9. LIFESTYLE CHANGE TO INCREASE BONE DENSITY IN TEEN GIRLS
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  10. Advances in CAM Clinical Research Methodology
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  11. LIFESTYLE CHANGE TO INCREASE BONE DENSITY IN TEEN GIRLS
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  12. LIFESTYLE CHANGE TO INCREASE BONE DENSITY IN TEEN GIRLS
    Cheryl Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  13. Developing Patient-Centered Measures for Outcomes of CAM Therapies
    Cheryl K Ritenbaugh; Fiscal Year: 2010
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