Affiliation: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
- Dietary biomarkers: advances, limitations and future directionsValisa E Hedrick
Department of Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise, 221 Wallace Hall 0430, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
Nutr J 11:109. 2012....
- Harmonized patient-reported data elements in the electronic health record: supporting meaningful use by primary care action on health behaviors and key psychosocial factorsPaul A Estabrooks
Department of Human, Nutrition, Foods and Exercise, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia 24016, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:575-82. 2012..Successful health promotion and disease prevention requires patient-reported data reflecting health behaviors and psychosocial issues. Furthermore, there is a need to harmonize this information across different EHR systems...
- Validation of a survey instrument to assess home environments for physical activity and healthy eating in overweight childrenMichelle L Gattshall
Institute for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente of Colorado, Denver, Colorado, USA
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:3. 2008..The purpose of this study was to develop and test the reliability and validity of such a measure...
- Use of RE-AIM to develop a multi-media facilitation tool for the patient-centered medical homeRussell E Glasgow
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Blvd, Room 6144, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
Implement Sci 6:118. 2011..The complexity of primary care can overwhelm those concerned with quality improvement...
- Who participates in internet-based worksite weight loss programs?Wen You
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Dept of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
BMC Public Health 11:709. 2011..The reach and representativeness are seldom examined in worksite weight loss studies. This paper describes and illustrates a method for directly assessing the reach and representativeness of a internet-based worksite weight loss program...
- Automated telephone counseling for parents of overweight children: a randomized controlled trialPaul A Estabrooks
Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
Am J Prev Med 36:35-42. 2009..Interactive technologies have the potential to increase the reach and frequency of practical clinical interventions that assist the parents of overweight and at-risk children to promote healthy lifestyle behaviors for their families...
- What is needed to reverse the trends in childhood obesity? A call to actionPaul A Estabrooks
Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Center for Translational Obesity Research, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, USA
Ann Behav Med 36:209-16. 2008..To address the complexity of issues surrounding childhood obesity, the Society of Behavioral Medicine identified childhood obesity as a special focus of its 2007 Annual Meeting...
- Determining the impact of Walk Kansas: applying a team-building approach to community physical activity promotionPaul A Estabrooks
Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, USA
Ann Behav Med 36:1-12. 2008..Research and practice partnerships have the potential to enhance the translation of research findings into practice...
- Piloting a behavioral intervention delivered through interactive voice response telephone messages to promote weight loss in a pre-diabetic populationPaul A Estabrooks
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Roanoke, VA 24016, United States
Patient Educ Couns 72:34-41. 2008..To pilot test the feasibility and effectiveness of interactive voice response (IVR) calls targeting physical activity and healthful eating as strategies for weight loss for patients with pre-diabetes...
- Different strategies contribute to community physical activity program participation in rural versus metropolitan settingsJoan Given Wages
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, 24061, USA
Am J Health Promot 25:36-9. 2010..Determine if recruitment methods are differentially related to the reach of a physical activity program in metro/urban vs. rural settings...
- Reach and effectiveness of a weight loss intervention in patients with prediabetes in ColoradoFabio A Almeida
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, VT Riverside, Roanoke, VA 24016, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 7:A103. 2010..We investigated the effectiveness of a theory-based, brief, small-group weight loss intervention for diabetes prevention. A secondary purpose was to determine the potential reach of the intervention...
- The beverage intake questionnaire: determining initial validity and reliabilityValisa E Hedrick
Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 110:1227-32. 2010..59) (all P values <0.001). Reliability was demonstrated, with correlations (P<0.001) detected between BEVQ1 and BEVQ2 results. The BEVQ is a valid, reliable, and rapid self-administered dietary assessment tool...
- Translational research: bridging the gap between long-term weight loss maintenance research and practiceJeremy D Akers
James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 110:1511-22, 1522.e1-3. 2010..Future studies should be planned to address how weight loss maintenance intervention programs will be adopted and maintained, with special attention to costs for participants and for program implementation...
- Health literacy is associated with healthy eating index scores and sugar-sweetened beverage intake: findings from the rural Lower Mississippi DeltaJamie Zoellner
Department of Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 111:1012-20. 2011..Although health literacy has been a public health priority area for more than a decade, the relationship between health literacy and dietary quality has not been thoroughly explored...
- Outcomes of a multifaceted physical activity regimen as part of a diabetes self-management interventionDiane K King
Kaiser Permanente, Denver, Colorado 82037 8066, USA
Ann Behav Med 31:128-37. 2006..Physical activity (PA) is important for management of diabetes, yet practical interventions that achieve sustained behavior change are rare...
- Response from the Behavior Change Consortium Representatives and Translation Work Group: the issue is one of impact, not of world view or preferred approachRussell E Glasgow
Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver 80237, USA
Health Educ Res 17:696-9. 2002
- The future of physical activity behavior change research: what is needed to improve translation of research into health promotion practice?David A Dzewaltowski
Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
Exerc Sport Sci Rev 32:57-63. 2004..The Reach, Efficacy/Effectiveness, Adoption, Implementation, and Maintenance (RE-AIM) framework provides a useful way of organizing and reporting these factors...
- Behavior change intervention research in community settings: how generalizable are the results?David A Dzewaltowski
Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
Health Promot Int 19:235-45. 2004....
- Measurement of self-efficacy and proxy efficacy for middle school youth physical activityDavid A Dzewaltowski
Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, USA
J Sport Exerc Psychol 29:310-32. 2007..From sixth through seventh grade, changes in SEPA scales were associated with changes in PA. Studies should test whether interventions targeting self-efficacy and proxy efficacy influence PA...
- Leadership in physical activity groups for older adults: a qualitative analysisPaul A Estabrooks
Clinical Research Unit, Kaiser Permanete Colorado, Denver, CO 80237 8066, USA
J Aging Phys Act 12:232-45. 2004..Furthermore, the conceptual framework identified can serve as a valuable tool in guiding future researchers in their examination of leadership in physical activity groups for older adults...
- The frequency and behavioral outcomes of goal choices in the self-management of diabetesPaul A Estabrooks
Clinical Research Unit, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Aurora, CO, USA
Diabetes Educ 31:391-400. 2005....
- Beginning with the application in mind: designing and planning health behavior change interventions to enhance disseminationLisa M Klesges
Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
Ann Behav Med 29:66-75. 2005..older adults, adults, children, and adolescents). Further, possible discrepancies between site populations of varying health statuses are discussed, and an ecological framework is proposed for use in future investigations on retention...
- Healthy youth places promoting nutrition and physical activityDavid A Dzewaltowski
Health Educ Res 17:541-51. 2002..The Project develops a place-based dissemination model of multiple levels (project, school and place) that are hypothesized to build the skills and efficacy of leaders (school staff and youth) that implement environmental changes...
- Tailored Worksite Weight Control ProgramsPaul Estabrooks; Fiscal Year: 2010..e., >20 percent Latino) and economic diversity will be randomized to receive HRA (n=1Q worksites), INCENT (n=19 worksites), or INCENT+IVR (n=19 worksites). ..
- Tailored Worksite Weight Control ProgramsPaul Estabrooks; Fiscal Year: 2009..e., >20 percent Latino) and economic diversity will be randomized to receive HRA (n=1Q worksites), INCENT (n=19 worksites), or INCENT+IVR (n=19 worksites). ..
- Tailored Worksite Weight Control ProgramsPaul Estabrooks; Fiscal Year: 2007..e., >20 percent Latino) and economic diversity will be randomized to receive HRA (n=1Q worksites), INCENT (n=19 worksites), or INCENT+IVR (n=19 worksites). ..
- Individual and Environmental Mechanisms of PA ChangePaul Estabrooks; Fiscal Year: 2007..This project uniquely utilizes methods that will facilitate institutionalization of the intervention components following the successful completion of the trial and potential adoption of the intervention in other health care settings. ..
- Tailored Worksite Weight Control ProgramsPaul Estabrooks; Fiscal Year: 2010..e., >20% Latino) and economic diversity will be randomized to receive HRA (n=1Qworksites), INCENT (n=19 worksites), or INCENT+IVR (n=19 worksites). ..