Victor Strecher

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Web-based smoking-cessation programs: results of a randomized trial
    Victor J Strecher
    Center for Health Communications Research, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0471, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:373-81. 2008
  2. pmc Integrating an internet-mediated walking program into family medicine clinical practice: a pilot feasibility study
    David E Goodrich
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, 1018 Fuller St, Ann Arbor, 48104, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:47. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Moderators and mediators of a web-based computer-tailored smoking cessation program among nicotine patch users
    Victor J Strecher
    University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, 300 N Ingalls Room 5D 04 0471, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0471, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:S95-101. 2006
  4. pmc The role of engagement in a tailored web-based smoking cessation program: randomized controlled trial
    Victor J Strecher
    Center for Health Communications Research, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0471, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e36. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of multiple tailored messages for smoking cessation among callers to the cancer information service
    Victor J Strecher
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0471, USA
    J Health Commun 10:105-18. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of a web-based computer-tailored smoking cessation program as a supplement to nicotine patch therapy
    Victor J Strecher
    University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ann Arbor 48109 0471, USA
    Addiction 100:682-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Internet methods for delivering behavioral and health-related interventions (eHealth)
    Victor Strecher
    Center for Health Communications Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0471, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 3:53-76. 2007
  8. pmc Tailoring a fruit and vegetable intervention on ethnic identity: results of a randomized study
    Ken Resnicow
    University of Michigan, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Health Psychol 28:394-403. 2009
  9. pmc Developing multicomponent interventions using fractional factorial designs
    Bibhas Chakraborty
    Department of Statistics and The Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Stat Med 28:2687-708. 2009
  10. pmc Tailored mobile phone text messages as an adjunct to obesity treatment for adolescents
    Susan J Woolford
    Pediatric Comprehensive Weight Management Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5456, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 16:458-61. 2010

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Web-based smoking-cessation programs: results of a randomized trial
    Victor J Strecher
    Center for Health Communications Research, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0471, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:373-81. 2008
    ..This study aimed to (1) identify active psychosocial and communication components of a web-based smoking-cessation intervention and (2) examine the impact of increasing the tailoring depth on smoking cessation...
  2. pmc Integrating an internet-mediated walking program into family medicine clinical practice: a pilot feasibility study
    David E Goodrich
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, 1018 Fuller St, Ann Arbor, 48104, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:47. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Moderators and mediators of a web-based computer-tailored smoking cessation program among nicotine patch users
    Victor J Strecher
    University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, 300 N Ingalls Room 5D 04 0471, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0471, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:S95-101. 2006
    ..Moderating variables may be particularly useful to address in tailored messaging. The mediating factor of perceived message relevance may provide a partial mechanism of effective program tailoring...
  4. pmc The role of engagement in a tailored web-based smoking cessation program: randomized controlled trial
    Victor J Strecher
    Center for Health Communications Research, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0471, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e36. 2008
    ..First, does engagement with program content predict long-term outcomes? Second, which users are most likely to drop out or disengage from the program? Third, do particular intervention strategies enhance engagement?..
  5. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of multiple tailored messages for smoking cessation among callers to the cancer information service
    Victor J Strecher
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0471, USA
    J Health Commun 10:105-18. 2005
    ..The qualities of specific psychosocial and communication elements in tailored materials should receive attention in future research...
  6. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of a web-based computer-tailored smoking cessation program as a supplement to nicotine patch therapy
    Victor J Strecher
    University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ann Arbor 48109 0471, USA
    Addiction 100:682-8. 2005
    ..To assess the efficacy of World Wide Web-based tailored behavioral smoking cessation materials among nicotine patch users...
  7. ncbi request reprint Internet methods for delivering behavioral and health-related interventions (eHealth)
    Victor Strecher
    Center for Health Communications Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0471, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 3:53-76. 2007
    ..Also discussed are criteria relevant to the dissemination of eHealth programming in real-world settings. Finally, possible directions for future eHealth research are presented...
  8. pmc Tailoring a fruit and vegetable intervention on ethnic identity: results of a randomized study
    Ken Resnicow
    University of Michigan, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Health Psychol 28:394-403. 2009
    ..One characteristic that varies across AAs is Ethnic Identity (EI). Little research has been conducted on how to incorporate EI into the design of health messages and programs...
  9. pmc Developing multicomponent interventions using fractional factorial designs
    Bibhas Chakraborty
    Department of Statistics and The Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Stat Med 28:2687-708. 2009
    ..As an example, we consider the use of a screening study in the development of a multicomponent smoking cessation intervention. Simulation results are provided to support the discussions...
  10. pmc Tailored mobile phone text messages as an adjunct to obesity treatment for adolescents
    Susan J Woolford
    Pediatric Comprehensive Weight Management Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5456, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 16:458-61. 2010
    ..Computerized tailored text messaging is a feasible adjunct to multidisciplinary obesity treatment and is acceptable to adolescents as an enjoyable means of improving their adherence to healthy lifestyle practices...
  11. pmc Neural correlates of message tailoring and self-relatedness in smoking cessation programming
    Hannah Faye Chua
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0471, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 65:165-8. 2009
    ..However, little is known about the brain responses of smokers when they receive tailored smoking cessation messages...
  12. ncbi request reprint Physicians' perspectives on increasing the use of BMI charts for young children
    Susan J Woolford
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:573-7. 2008
    ..Efforts to increase physician use of BMI should address methods to simplify communication of BMI, such as with color-coded charts, and provision of management recommendations based on BMI findings...
  13. pmc An online community improves adherence in an internet-mediated walking program. Part 1: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Caroline 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...
  14. doi request reprint Tailoring a fruit and vegetable intervention on novel motivational constructs: results of a randomized study
    Ken Resnicow
    School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory Street, Room 3867 SPH I, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:159-69. 2008
    ..Tailored health communications to date have been based on a rather narrow set of theoretical constructs...
  15. pmc Following up nonrespondents to an online weight management intervention: randomized trial comparing mail versus telephone
    Mick P Couper
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Med Internet Res 9:e16. 2007
    ..Attrition, or dropout, is a problem faced by many online health interventions, potentially threatening the inferential value of online randomized controlled trials...
  16. ncbi request reprint Genetic counseling for BRCA1/2: a randomized controlled trial of two strategies to facilitate the education and counseling process
    Catharine Wang
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 134:66-73. 2005
    ..No interaction effects of the two intervention arms were found. The study results support the importance of both strategies as valuable supplements to clinical BRCA1/2 counseling...
  17. ncbi request reprint Patterns of Internet use and impact on patients with melanoma
    Michael S Sabel
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School and Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:779-85. 2005
    ..Our objective was to examine the use of the Internet and its impact among patients with melanoma...
  18. ncbi request reprint The development of an Alzheimer's disease channel for the Michigan Interactive Health Kiosk Project
    Cathleen M Connell
    Michigan Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    J Health Commun 8:11-22. 2003
    ..Finally, marketing and promotion of the channel and the implications of this initiative for disseminating information about AD are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of two brief intervention strategies among injured, at-risk drinkers in the emergency department: impact of tailored messaging and brief advice
    Frederic C Blow
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:568-78. 2006
    ....
  20. pmc Inference for non-regular parameters in optimal dynamic treatment regimes
    Bibhas Chakraborty
    Department of Statistics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1107, USA
    Stat Methods Med Res 19:317-43. 2010
    ..Analysis of a data set from a smoking cessation trial is provided as an illustration...
  21. pmc Screening experiments and the use of fractional factorial designs in behavioral intervention research
    Vijay Nair
    Department of Statistics, University of Michigan, 439 West Hall, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1354-9. 2008
    ..We then use 2 ongoing behavioral intervention projects to illustrate the usefulness of FFDs. FFDs should be supplemented with follow-up experiments in the refining phase so any critical assumptions about interactions can be verified...
  22. ncbi request reprint Web-based weight management programs in an integrated health care setting: a randomized, controlled trial
    Kendra Rothert
    Kaiser Permanente Care Management Institute, Oakland, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:266-72. 2006
    ..To assess the efficacy of a Web-based tailored behavioral weight management program compared with Web-based information-only weight management materials...
  23. ncbi request reprint Measuring tobacco dependence treatment outcomes: a perspective from the behavior change consortium
    Geoffrey C Williams
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, NY 14627 0266, USA
    Ann Behav Med 29:11-9. 2005
    ..The workgroup concludes that trials should report both assessment of a prolonged period of abstinence of 6 months or longer, in addition to the traditional 7-day point prevalence outcome...
  24. pmc Reach, engagement, and retention in an Internet-based weight loss program in a multi-site randomized controlled trial
    Russell E Glasgow
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
    J Med Internet Res 9:e11. 2007
    ....
  25. pmc Effect of incentives and mailing features on online health program enrollment
    Gwen L Alexander
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Hospital and Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:382-8. 2008
    ..This study examined the effects of combinations of monetary incentives and mailing characteristics on enrollment, retention, and cost effectiveness for an online health program...
  26. ncbi request reprint A strategy for optimizing and evaluating behavioral interventions
    Linda M Collins
    The Methodology Center, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    Ann Behav Med 30:65-73. 2005
    ..Purpose: This article suggests a multiphase optimization strategy (MOST) for achieving the dual goals of program optimization and program evaluation in the behavioral intervention field...