Andrew L Sussman

Summary

Affiliation: University of New Mexico
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The art and complexity of primary care clinicians' preventive counseling decisions: obesity as a case study
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:327-33. 2006
  2. pmc Barriers to colorectal cancer screening: physician and general population perspectives, New Mexico, 2006
    Richard M Hoffman
    New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A35. 2011
  3. pmc Ethics of health research in communities: perspectives from the southwestern United States
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:433-9. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Can we rapidly identify traditional, complementary and alternative medicine users in the primary care encounter? A RIOS Net study
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:64-70. 2010
  5. pmc The marriage of community-based participatory research and practice-based research networks: can it work? -A Research Involving Outpatient Settings Network (RIOS Net) study
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, MSC 09 5040, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:428-35. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Self determination theory and preventive care delivery: a Research Involving Outpatient Settings Network (RIOS Net) study
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:282-92. 2008
  7. pmc 'Be gentle and be sincere about it': a story about community-based primary care research
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:463-5. 2008
  8. pmc 'They don't ask me so I don't tell them': patient-clinician communication about traditional, complementary, and alternative medicine
    Brian M Shelley
    First Choice Community Healthcare, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87105, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:139-47. 2009
  9. pmc An adaptive CBPR approach to create weight management materials for a school-based health center intervention
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Obes 2013:978482. 2013
  10. pmc Expressions of machismo in colorectal cancer screening among New Mexico Hispanic subpopulations
    Christina M Getrich
    University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    Qual Health Res 22:546-59. 2012

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc The art and complexity of primary care clinicians' preventive counseling decisions: obesity as a case study
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:327-33. 2006
    ..Using obesity as a case study, we looked for factors that influence clinicians' decisions to include preventive counseling in the brief primary care encounter...
  2. pmc Barriers to colorectal cancer screening: physician and general population perspectives, New Mexico, 2006
    Richard M Hoffman
    New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A35. 2011
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) screening rates are low in New Mexico. We used statewide surveys of primary care physicians and the general population to characterize CRC screening practices and compare perceptions about screening barriers...
  3. pmc Ethics of health research in communities: perspectives from the southwestern United States
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:433-9. 2010
    ..We conducted a study to explore how community members perceive low-risk health research, the adequacy of human research protection processes, and the ethical conduct of community-based research...
  4. ncbi request reprint Can we rapidly identify traditional, complementary and alternative medicine users in the primary care encounter? A RIOS Net study
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:64-70. 2010
    ..We conducted this study to determine if observable characteristics--among southwestern Hispanic and Native American persons--might suggest to the clinician that a patient is likely to use TM/CAM...
  5. pmc The marriage of community-based participatory research and practice-based research networks: can it work? -A Research Involving Outpatient Settings Network (RIOS Net) study
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, MSC 09 5040, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:428-35. 2009
    ..However, this marriage of CBPR and PBRNs faces many challenges, such as locus of project idea generation, time constraints, and funding limitations...
  6. doi request reprint Self determination theory and preventive care delivery: a Research Involving Outpatient Settings Network (RIOS Net) study
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:282-92. 2008
    ..We examined how clinicians make preventive counseling decisions to ascertain if self-determination theory (SDT) may further clarify influences on clinicians' decisions to take time for preventive counseling...
  7. pmc 'Be gentle and be sincere about it': a story about community-based primary care research
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:463-5. 2008
    ..This story shows how creating opportunities for sustained engagement with the people we serve can lead to more sensitive ways to establish research partnerships...
  8. pmc 'They don't ask me so I don't tell them': patient-clinician communication about traditional, complementary, and alternative medicine
    Brian M Shelley
    First Choice Community Healthcare, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87105, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:139-47. 2009
    ..Such communication can be important in anticipating possible drug-herb interactions and in assuring agreement about therapeutic plans...
  9. pmc An adaptive CBPR approach to create weight management materials for a school-based health center intervention
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Obes 2013:978482. 2013
    ....
  10. pmc Expressions of machismo in colorectal cancer screening among New Mexico Hispanic subpopulations
    Christina M Getrich
    University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    Qual Health Res 22:546-59. 2012
    ..Findings from the study highlight the importance of identifying varying characteristics among subpopulations to better understand screening barriers and provide optimal CRC screening counseling in primary care settings...
  11. pmc Cultivating a cycle of trust with diverse communities in practice-based research: a report from PRIME Net
    Christina M Getrich
    University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico
    Ann Fam Med 11:550-8. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to identify strategies for successfully recruiting and retaining diverse racial/ethnic communities into PBRN research studies...
  12. doi request reprint The "ins" and "outs" of provider-parent communication: perspectives from adolescent primary care providers on challenges to forging alliances to reduce adolescent risk
    Deborah L Helitzer
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:404-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this research was to elucidate the challenges in and identify solutions to realizing this newer vision in the primary care setting...
  13. ncbi request reprint Along the way to developing a theory of the program: A re-examination of the conceptual framework as an organizing strategy
    Deborah L Helitzer
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, United States Electronic address
    Eval Program Plann 45:157-63. 2014
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  14. doi request reprint Reports of persistent change in the clinical encounter following research participation: a report from the Primary Care Multiethnic Network (PRIME Net)
    Robert Rhyne
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:496-502. 2011
    ....
  15. pmc An adaptive community-based participatory approach to formative assessment with high schools for obesity intervention*
    Alberta S Kong
    Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico, MSC10 5590, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Sch Health 82:147-54. 2012
    ..We used CBPR principles to conduct formative research in identifying acceptable and potentially sustainable obesity intervention strategies in 8 New Mexico school communities...
  16. pmc HPV and cervical cancer prevention counseling with younger adolescents: implications for primary care
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Ann Fam Med 5:298-304. 2007
    ..We conducted a qualitative study to better understand the implications for counseling about cervical cancer prevention by primary care clinicians who care for adolescents...
  17. doi request reprint Different models of HPV vaccine decision-making among adolescent girls, parents, and health-care clinicians in New Mexico
    Christina M Getrich
    a Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Ethn Health 19:47-63. 2014
    ..Given these trends, it is important to examine actual vaccination decision-making processes among clinicians, parents, and adolescents to identify strategies to enhance uptake...
  18. pmc School-based health center intervention improves body mass index in overweight and obese adolescents
    Alberta S Kong
    Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Obes 2013:575016. 2013
    ..No differences were found between the two groups in blood pressure, HOMA-IR, triglycerides, and HDL-C. The ACTION SBHC weight management program was feasible and demonstrated improved outcomes in BMI percentile and waist circumference...
  19. doi request reprint Implementation of a walking school bus: lessons learned
    Alberta S Kong
    Department of Pediatrics, MSC 105590, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Sch Health 79:319-25; quiz 333-4. 2009
    ..The purpose of this article is to examine the feasibility of implementing a WSB...
  20. pmc Acanthosis nigricans and diabetes risk factors: prevalence in young persons seen in southwestern US primary care practices
    Alberta S Kong
    Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Ann Fam Med 5:202-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the association of acanthosis nigricans with type 2 diabetes risk factors and disease in young persons...