R M Shewchuk

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Beyond rankings: using cognitive mapping to understand what health care journals represent
    Richard M Shewchuk
    Department of Health Services Administration, School of Health Related Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Webb Building, 5th Floor, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 3361, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:1192-204. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Racial influences associated with weight-related beliefs in African American and Caucasian women
    Christie Z Malpede
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, Division of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:1-5. 2007
  3. pmc What Hispanic parents do to encourage and discourage 3-5 year old children to be active: a qualitative study using nominal group technique
    Teresia M O'Connor
    Department of Pediatrics, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:93. 2013
  4. pmc Child temperament, parent emotions, and perceptions of the child's feeding experience
    Sheryl O Hughes
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:64. 2012
  5. pmc Emotional climate, feeding practices, and feeding styles: an observational analysis of the dinner meal in Head Start families
    Sheryl O Hughes
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:60. 2011
  6. pmc Associations among parental feeding styles and children's food intake in families with limited incomes
    Sharon L Hoerr
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:55. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Bridging the gap: academic and practitioner perspectives to identify early career competencies needed in healthcare management
    Richard M Shewchuk
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Webb Building 5th Floor, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 3361, USA
    J Health Adm Educ 23:367-92. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Building an understanding of the competencies needed for health administration practice
    Richard M Shewchuk
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Healthc Manag 50:32-47; discussion 48. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Using cognitive mapping to develop a community-based family intervention
    Richard M Shewchuk
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3361, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:43-53. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Dynamic processes in health outcomes among caregivers of patients with spinal cord injuries
    R M Shewchuk
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35233, USA
    Health Psychol 17:125-9. 1998

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Beyond rankings: using cognitive mapping to understand what health care journals represent
    Richard M Shewchuk
    Department of Health Services Administration, School of Health Related Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Webb Building, 5th Floor, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 3361, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:1192-204. 2006
    ..This framework supplements ratings by providing insight about how journals are cognitively organized by scholars...
  2. ncbi request reprint Racial influences associated with weight-related beliefs in African American and Caucasian women
    Christie Z Malpede
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, Division of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:1-5. 2007
    ..The observed differences support a need for culturally specific interventions that promote good eating patterns and healthy body shapes...
  3. pmc What Hispanic parents do to encourage and discourage 3-5 year old children to be active: a qualitative study using nominal group technique
    Teresia M O'Connor
    Department of Pediatrics, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:93. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Child temperament, parent emotions, and perceptions of the child's feeding experience
    Sheryl O Hughes
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:64. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Emotional climate, feeding practices, and feeding styles: an observational analysis of the dinner meal in Head Start families
    Sheryl O Hughes
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:60. 2011
    ..A secondary aim was to examine differences on child weight status across the feeding styles...
  6. pmc Associations among parental feeding styles and children's food intake in families with limited incomes
    Sharon L Hoerr
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:55. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  7. ncbi request reprint Bridging the gap: academic and practitioner perspectives to identify early career competencies needed in healthcare management
    Richard M Shewchuk
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Webb Building 5th Floor, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 3361, USA
    J Health Adm Educ 23:367-92. 2006
    ..Implications for healthcare management practice, education, and research are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Building an understanding of the competencies needed for health administration practice
    Richard M Shewchuk
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Healthc Manag 50:32-47; discussion 48. 2005
    ..but instead from some basic procedural and philosophical differences among those racing to define the concept and to set the model for the way the rest of us will use competencies (Zemke 1982)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Using cognitive mapping to develop a community-based family intervention
    Richard M Shewchuk
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3361, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:43-53. 2004
    ..To describe the development of a consumer-oriented intervention for increasing intake of fruits and vegetables (FVs) in families (n=265)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dynamic processes in health outcomes among caregivers of patients with spinal cord injuries
    R M Shewchuk
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35233, USA
    Health Psychol 17:125-9. 1998
    ..Expressive support predicted the rate of change in anxiety and depressive behavior over time. These findings illustrate the value of studying caregiving as a developmental process...
  11. ncbi request reprint Using cognitive concept mapping to understand what health care means to the elderly: an illustrative approach for planning and marketing
    Richard Shewchuk
    Gerontology Education Program, Department of Health Services Administration, School of Health Related Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Webb Building, 5th Floor, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 3316, USA
    Health Mark Q 20:69-88. 2002
    ..Suggestions for how this process might be extended to health care planning/marketing efforts are provided...
  12. ncbi request reprint Implementation of a family intervention to increase fruit and vegetable intake: the Hi5+ experience
    Kathleen F Harrington
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Health Promot Pract 6:180-9. 2005
    ..Family-specific issues and initial program experience are important considerations for implementing a family intervention...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hi5+: systematic development of a family intervention to increase fruit and vegetable intake
    Susan L Davies
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Health Promot Pract 6:190-201. 2005
    ..Step 4 entailed developing plans for program adoption and implementation, while the final step (Step 5) involved creating a comprehensive evaluation plan. Implications of this multistep approach to intervention development are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of gender, ethnicity, body composition, and fat distribution on serum leptin concentrations in children
    T R Nagy
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 82:2148-52. 1997
    ..Serum leptin concentrations were not influenced by ethnicity. Thus, when comparing group differences in serum leptin concentrations, it is necessary to adequately control for group differences in body composition and fat distribution...
  15. ncbi request reprint Serum leptin and energy expenditure in children
    T R Nagy
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, School of Health Related Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 82:4149-53. 1997
    ..Thus, our data do not support the hypothesis that the serum leptin concentration (independent of fat mass) is related to measures of energy expenditure in children...
  16. ncbi request reprint Contribution of insulin secretion and clearance to glucose-induced insulin concentration in african-american and caucasian children
    Barbara A Gower
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294 3360, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:2218-24. 2002
    ..The insulin secretion data await verification that the kinetic parameters used apply to children and AA...
  17. doi request reprint Evaluating the quality of acute rehabilitation care for patients with spinal cord injury: an extended Donabedian model
    Haiyan Qu
    Department of Health Services Administration, School of Health Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Webb 529, 1530 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 19:47-61. 2010
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Use of the Nominal Group Technique (NGT) to understand the perceptions of the healthiness of foods associated with African Americans
    Wendy K Jefferson
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1675 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Eval Program Plann 33:343-8. 2010
    ..To determine the degree of overlap between foods considered part of African American (AA) culture and those considered to be healthy...
  19. pmc Validity versus feasibility for quality of care indicators: expert panel results from the MI-Plus study
    Adolfo Peña
    C SMART Center for Surgical, Medical Acute care Research and Transitions, Birmingham VA Medical Center, 700 South 19th Street, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 22:201-9. 2010
    ..In the choice and definition of quality of care indicators, there may be an inherent tension between feasibility, generally enhanced by simplicity, and validity, generally enhanced by accounting for clinical complexity...
  20. doi request reprint Barriers to diaphragm use: the views of advanced practice nurses
    Andrzej Kulczycki
    Program in Maternal and Child Health, Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 36:79-82. 2010
    ..Non-parametric correlations were calculated between diaphragm fitting history, demographic and practice characteristics, and the response ratings for each issue...
  21. doi request reprint Examining the diverse perspectives of nurse practitioners regarding obstacles to diaphragm prescription: a latent class analysis
    Andrzej Kulczycki
    Maternal and Child Health Concentration, Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1355-61. 2010
    ..To facilitate method re-introduction, we examined what providers think about this female-controlled barrier contraceptive...
  22. doi request reprint A configurational view of executive selection behaviours: a taxonomy of USA acute care hospitals
    Amy Yarbrough Landry
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Health Serv Manage Res 23:128-38. 2010
    ..Based on the analyses, three types of hospitals are identified: (1) small, rural, cost leaders with limited selection processes; (2) large, urban, differentiators, with a plan; and (3) small, rural, caught in the middle muddlers...
  23. doi request reprint Impact of Medicare prospective payment system on acute rehabilitation outcomes of patients with spinal cord injury
    Haiyan Qu
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:346-51. 2011
    ..To examine the impact of Medicare's inpatient rehabilitation facility (IRF) prospective payment system (PPS) on inpatient rehabilitation outcomes for patients with traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  24. pmc Internet delivered support for tobacco control in dental practice: randomized controlled trial
    Thomas K Houston
    Surgical and Medical Acute care and Advanced illness Research and Transition sciences SMAART Center, VA HSR and D REAP, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e38. 2008
    ..The dental visit is a unique opportunity for tobacco control. Despite evidence of effectiveness in dental settings, brief provider-delivered cessation advice is underutilized...
  25. ncbi request reprint Using Internet-based nominal group technique meetings to identify provider strategies for increasing diaphragm use
    Andrzej Kulczycki
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 34:227-31. 2008
    ..Two NGT sessions were convened with 15 geographically dispersed panelists who had extensive knowledge and experience with the diaphragm. Participants were identified using purposeful and snowball sampling...
  26. pmc A pilot study using nominal group technique to assess residents' perceptions of successful attending rounds
    Analia Castiglioni
    Division of General Internal Medicine, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1060-5. 2008
    ..Ward attending rounds are fundamental for internal medicine residency training. An improved understanding of interns' and residents' perceptions of attending rounds should inform training programs and attending physicians...
  27. ncbi request reprint Social problem-solving abilities and distress among family members assuming a caregiving role
    Timothy R Elliott
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35233 7330, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 8:149-63. 2003
    ..These results are discussed in light of theoretical models of social problem-solving, and implications are presented for psychological interventions and for health policy concerning family caregivers and their care recipients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effect of dental practice characteristics on racial disparities in patient-specific tooth loss
    Gregg H Gilbert
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences, School of Dentistry, UAB School of Dentistry, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
    Med Care 44:414-20. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to test the hypothesis that dental practice characteristics are associated with tooth loss incidence with both tooth-specific and patient-specific characteristics already taken into account...
  29. pmc Using a modified nominal group technique to elicit director of nursing input for an osteoporosis intervention
    Deborah A Levine
    Deep South Center on Effectiveness Research, An HSR and D REAP, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:420-5. 2006
    ..Barriers prevent osteoporosis care in nursing homes. Successful interventions designed to circumvent these barriers benefit from target recipient input during development...
  30. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in patient-reported nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID) risk awareness, patient-doctor NSAID risk communication, and NSAID risk behavior
    Rachel B Fry
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1539-45. 2007
    ..Little is known about NSAID-related ethnic/racial disparities. We focused on differences in patient NSAID risk awareness, patient-doctor NSAID risk communication, and NSAID risk-avoidance behavior...
  31. doi request reprint Market effects on electronic health record adoption by physicians
    Maziar Abdolrasulnia
    Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 33:243-52. 2008
    ..Current studies have examined organizational and personal barriers to adoption; however, the influence of market characteristics has not been studied...
  32. ncbi request reprint Upstream or downstream. Determinants of consumer willingness to recommend an HMO
    David R Williams
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Ala, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 26:175-80. 2003
    ..Interestingly, a member's recommendations of hospitals and specialists did not influence HMO member's willingness to recommend a health plan...
  33. ncbi request reprint A standardized approach to assessing physician expectations and perceptions of continuing medical education
    Richard M Shewchuk
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 27:173-82. 2007
    ..Quality may be seen as the perceived level of service measured against consumer expectations. Standard tools have not been developed to determine how well CME activities meet consumer expectations...
  34. doi request reprint Cardiac rehabilitation and women: what keeps them away?
    Bonnie K Sanderson
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 30:12-21. 2010
    ..Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) is underutilized, especially among women. The goal of this study was to examine CR referral and enrollment patterns among eligible women and identify factors associated with utilization...
  35. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of medical errors by internal medicine residents: development and validation of a new scale
    Nir Menachemi
    Florida State University, College of Medicine, Tallahassee, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 14:144-54. 2005
    ..Results indicated that 13.9% of the variation in the perceived cost of medical errors and 17.1% of the variation in the perceived need for additional physician education was explained by the factor structure...
  36. ncbi request reprint Study of the relationship between organizational culture and organizational outcomes using hierarchical linear modeling methodology
    Elena A Platonova
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY 42101, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 15:200-9. 2006
    ..Results indicated that some dimensions of organizational culture, specifically, job security and performance recognition, play a role in improving employee job satisfaction...
  37. ncbi request reprint Ability of the actiwatch accelerometer to predict free-living energy expenditure in young children
    Mardya Lopez-Alarcon
    Nutrition Research Medical Unit, Pediatric Hospital, National Medical Center Siglo XXI, Mexican Institute of Social Security, Mexico City, Mexico
    Obes Res 12:1859-65. 2004
    ..To determine whether activity counts obtained with the Actiwatch monitor are associated with total expenditure and body composition in young children...