self care

Summary

Summary: Performance of activities or tasks traditionally performed by professional health care providers. The concept includes care of oneself or one's family and friends.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Recommendations for blood pressure measurement in humans and experimental animals: Part 1: blood pressure measurement in humans: a statement for professionals from the Subcommittee of Professional and Public Education of the American Heart Association Cou
    Thomas G Pickering
    Hypertension 45:142-61. 2005
  2. ncbi Health promotion by social cognitive means
    Albert Bandura
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 2130, USA
    Health Educ Behav 31:143-64. 2004
  3. ncbi Patient self-management of chronic disease in primary care
    Thomas Bodenheimer
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 288:2469-75. 2002
  4. ncbi Self-management education: history, definition, outcomes, and mechanisms
    Kate R Lorig
    Ann Behav Med 26:1-7. 2003
  5. ncbi Improving chronic illness care: translating evidence into action
    E H Wagner
    W.A. MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation at the Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 20:64-78. 2001
  6. ncbi Is guided self-help as effective as face-to-face psychotherapy for depression and anxiety disorders? A systematic review and meta-analysis of comparative outcome studies
    P Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 40:1943-57. 2010
  7. pmc The effectiveness of Web-based vs. non-Web-based interventions: a meta-analysis of behavioral change outcomes
    Dean J Wantland
    Department of Community Health Systems, University of California, San Francisco, N531M, School of Nursing, San Francisco CA 94143, USA
    J Med Internet Res 6:e40. 2004
  8. ncbi Self-management approaches for people with chronic conditions: a review
    Julie Barlow
    Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Health, Psychosocial Research Centre, School of Health and Social Sciences, Coventry University, Priory St, Coventry CV1 5FB, England, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 48:177-87. 2002
  9. ncbi Healthcare via cell phones: a systematic review
    Santosh Krishna
    School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Telemed J E Health 15:231-40. 2009
  10. ncbi Effectiveness of web-based interventions in achieving weight loss and weight loss maintenance in overweight and obese adults: a systematic review with meta-analysis
    M Neve
    School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Obes Rev 11:306-21. 2010

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Publications395 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Recommendations for blood pressure measurement in humans and experimental animals: Part 1: blood pressure measurement in humans: a statement for professionals from the Subcommittee of Professional and Public Education of the American Heart Association Cou
    Thomas G Pickering
    Hypertension 45:142-61. 2005
    ..There is increasing evidence that a failure of blood pressure to fall during the night may be associated with increased risk. In obese patients and children, the use of an appropriate cuff size is of paramount importance...
  2. ncbi Health promotion by social cognitive means
    Albert Bandura
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 2130, USA
    Health Educ Behav 31:143-64. 2004
    ..Human health is a social matter, not just an individual one. A comprehensive approach to health promotion also requires changing the practices of social systems that have widespread effects on human health...
  3. ncbi Patient self-management of chronic disease in primary care
    Thomas Bodenheimer
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 288:2469-75. 2002
    ..Self-management education for chronic illness may soon become an integral part of high-quality primary care...
  4. ncbi Self-management education: history, definition, outcomes, and mechanisms
    Kate R Lorig
    Ann Behav Med 26:1-7. 2003
    ..In conclusion the article discusses problems and solutions for integrating self-management education into the mainstream health care systems...
  5. ncbi Improving chronic illness care: translating evidence into action
    E H Wagner
    W.A. MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation at the Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 20:64-78. 2001
    ..In this paper we describe the CCM, its use in intensive quality improvement activities with more than 100 health care organizations, and insights gained in the process...
  6. ncbi Is guided self-help as effective as face-to-face psychotherapy for depression and anxiety disorders? A systematic review and meta-analysis of comparative outcome studies
    P Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 40:1943-57. 2010
    ..A systematic search in bibliographical databases (PubMed, PsycINFO, EMBASE, Cochrane) resulted in 21 studies with 810 participants...
  7. pmc The effectiveness of Web-based vs. non-Web-based interventions: a meta-analysis of behavioral change outcomes
    Dean J Wantland
    Department of Community Health Systems, University of California, San Francisco, N531M, School of Nursing, San Francisco CA 94143, USA
    J Med Internet Res 6:e40. 2004
    ..The use and effectiveness of Web-based interventions to encourage an individual's change in behavior compared to non-Web-based interventions have not been substantially reviewed...
  8. ncbi Self-management approaches for people with chronic conditions: a review
    Julie Barlow
    Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Health, Psychosocial Research Centre, School of Health and Social Sciences, Coventry University, Priory St, Coventry CV1 5FB, England, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 48:177-87. 2002
    ..g. format, content, tutor, setting), outcomes and effectiveness. The last of these focused on reports of randomised controlled studies...
  9. ncbi Healthcare via cell phones: a systematic review
    Santosh Krishna
    School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Telemed J E Health 15:231-40. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi Effectiveness of web-based interventions in achieving weight loss and weight loss maintenance in overweight and obese adults: a systematic review with meta-analysis
    M Neve
    School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Obes Rev 11:306-21. 2010
    ..Higher usage of website features may be associated with positive weight change, but we do not know what features improve this effect or reduce attrition...
  11. ncbi Depression and diabetes: impact of depressive symptoms on adherence, function, and costs
    P S Ciechanowski
    Box 356560, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:3278-85. 2000
    ..We explored the impact of depressive symptoms in primary care patients with diabetes on diabetes self-care, adherence to medication regimens, functioning, and health care costs...
  12. ncbi Effectiveness of self-management training in type 2 diabetes: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    S L Norris
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:561-87. 2001
    ..To systematically review the effectiveness of self-management training in type 2 diabetes...
  13. ncbi Computer-tailored health interventions delivered over the Web: review and analysis of key components
    Mia Liza A Lustria
    College of Information, Florida State University, 270 Louis Shores Building, Tallahassee, FL 32306 2100, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 74:156-73. 2009
    ..This systematic review explores how computer-tailored, behavioral interventions implemented and delivered via the Web have been operationalized in a variety of settings...
  14. pmc Engagement in a diabetes self-management website: usage patterns and generalizability of program use
    Russell E Glasgow
    Institute for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Denver, CO, USA
    J Med Internet Res 13:e9. 2011
    ..A key concern is whether levels of engagement in Internet programs are sufficient to promote and sustain behavior change...
  15. ncbi Self-management education for adults with type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis of the effect on glycemic control
    Susan L Norris
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1159-71. 2002
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of self-management education on GHb in adults with type 2 diabetes...
  16. ncbi The summary of diabetes self-care activities measure: results from 7 studies and a revised scale
    D J Toobert
    Chronic Illness Research Group, Oregon Research Institute, Eugene 97403 1983, USA
    Diabetes Care 23:943-50. 2000
    ..To review reliability, validity, and normative data from 7 different studies, involving a total of 1,988 people with diabetes, and provide a revised version of the Summary of Diabetes Self-Care Activities (SDSCA) measure...
  17. ncbi The Health Education Impact Questionnaire (heiQ): an outcomes and evaluation measure for patient education and self-management interventions for people with chronic conditions
    Richard H Osborne
    Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Department of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3050, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 66:192-201. 2007
    ..The aim was to develop a user-friendly, relevant, and psychometrically sound instrument for the comprehensive evaluation of patient education programs, which can be applied across a broad range of chronic conditions...
  18. ncbi A self-regulation program for maintenance of weight loss
    Rena R Wing
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:1563-71. 2006
    ..We developed a maintenance program based on self-regulation theory and tested the efficacy of delivering the program face to face or over the Internet...
  19. ncbi Evidence suggesting that a chronic disease self-management program can improve health status while reducing hospitalization: a randomized trial
    K R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    Med Care 37:5-14. 1999
    ..It also explored the differential effectiveness of the intervention for subjects with specific diseases and comorbidities...
  20. pmc Development and testing of a short form of the patient activation measure
    Judith H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Publicy, and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, 97403, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:1918-30. 2005
    ..The measure was developed using Rasch analyses and is an interval level, unidimensional, Guttman-like measure. The current analysis is aimed at reducing the number of items in the measure while maintaining adequate precision...
  21. ncbi Internet-based treatment of depression: a randomized controlled trial comparing guided with unguided self-help
    Thomas Berger
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Cogn Behav Ther 40:251-66. 2011
    ..However, all participants were interviewed in a structured diagnostic telephone interview before inclusion, which prohibits conclusions regarding unguided treatments that are without any human contact...
  22. ncbi Chronic disease self-management program: 2-year health status and health care utilization outcomes
    K R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Med Care 39:1217-23. 2001
    ..There were no other significant changes. CONCLUSIONS: A low-cost program for promoting health self-management can improve elements of health status while reducing health care costs in populations with diverse chronic diseases...
  23. ncbi Improving primary care for patients with chronic illness
    Thomas Bodenheimer
    Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 288:1775-9. 2002
    ..Case studies are provided describing how components of the chronic care model have been implemented in the primary care practices of 4 health care organizations...
  24. 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...
  25. pmc Social networks, work and network-based resources for the management of long-term conditions: a framework and study protocol for developing self-care support
    Anne Rogers
    Health Sciences Research Group, and Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care CLAHRC for Greater Manchester, School for Community Based Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Implement Sci 6:56. 2011
    ..This forms the basis of a novel approach to understanding, designing, and implementing new forms of self-management support...
  26. pmc Cluster-randomized trial of a mobile phone personalized behavioral intervention for blood glucose control
    Charlene C Quinn
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:1934-42. 2011
    ..To test whether adding mobile application coaching and patient/provider web portals to community primary care compared with standard diabetes management would reduce glycated hemoglobin levels in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  27. ncbi The extent and breadth of benefits from participating in chronic disease self-management courses: a national patient-reported outcomes survey
    Sandra Nolte
    AFV Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Department of Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3050, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 65:351-60. 2007
    ..To quantify the benefits that people receive from participating in self-management courses and identify subgroups that benefit most...
  28. pmc A text message-based intervention for weight loss: randomized controlled trial
    Kevin Patrick
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, California Institute of Telecommunications and Information Technology, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e1. 2009
    ....
  29. pmc Improving the quality of health care for chronic conditions
    J E Epping-Jordan
    Health Care for Chronic Conditions CCH, Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health NMH, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:299-305. 2004
    ..The framework provides a flexible but comprehensive base on which to build or redesign health systems in accordance with local resources and demands...
  30. pmc Overcoming Depression on the Internet (ODIN) (2): a randomized trial of a self-help depression skills program with reminders
    Greg Clarke
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227 1098, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e16. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that methods to increase participant usage of the intervention, such as postcard or telephone reminders, might result in significant effects on depression...
  31. ncbi Implementing practical interventions to support chronic illness self-management
    Russell E Glasgow
    Clinical Research Unit, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:563-74. 2003
    ..Clinicians who believe they are in control or responsible for a patient's well-being are less able to adopt an approach that acknowledges the central role of the patient in his or her care...
  32. pmc Effectiveness of web-based interventions on patient empowerment: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    David Samoocha
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 12:e23. 2010
    ..Patient empowerment is growing in popularity and application. Due to the increasing possibilities of the Internet and eHealth, many initiatives that are aimed at empowering patients are delivered online...
  33. pmc Sharing health data for better outcomes on PatientsLikeMe
    Paul Wicks
    PatientsLikeMe Inc, Research and Development, 155 2nd Street, Cambridge, MA 02141, USA
    J Med Internet Res 12:e19. 2010
    ..The goal of the website is to help patients answer the question: "Given my status, what is the best outcome I can hope to achieve, and how do I get there?"..
  34. ncbi Effect of a self-management program on patients with chronic disease
    K R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Calif, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 4:256-62. 2001
    ..A recent randomized clinical trial demonstrated the potential of self-management to improve health status and reduce health care utilization in patients with chronic diseases...
  35. ncbi Internet-based chronic disease self-management: a randomized trial
    Kate R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94306, USA
    Med Care 44:964-71. 2006
    ..The small-group Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) has proven effective in changing health-related behaviors and improving health statuses. An Internet-based CDSMP was developed to reach additional chronic-disease patients...
  36. ncbi Defining internet-supported therapeutic interventions
    Azy Barak
    Department of Counseling and Human Development, Faculty of Education, University of Haifa, Mount Carmel, Haifa 31905, Israel
    Ann Behav Med 38:4-17. 2009
    ....
  37. pmc The effectiveness and cost effectiveness of a national lay-led self care support programme for patients with long-term conditions: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    Anne Kennedy
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, 5th Floor, Williamson Building, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:254-61. 2007
    Supporting patients' self care could have a major effect on the management of long-term conditions, which has led to worldwide interest in effective self care interventions...
  38. pmc Patient empowerment: myths and misconceptions
    Robert M Anderson
    University of Michigan Medical School, Department of Medical Education, Ann Arbor, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 79:277-82. 2010
    ..The purpose of this article is to clarify the concept of empowerment and to correct common misconceptions about its use in diabetes care and education...
  39. pmc Effectiveness of strategies for informing, educating, and involving patients
    Angela Coulter
    Picker Institute Europe, King s Mead House, Oxford OX1 1RX
    BMJ 335:24-7. 2007
  40. pmc Factors influencing the use of a Web-based application for supporting the self-care of patients with type 2 diabetes: a longitudinal study
    Nicol Nijland
    Department of Psychology, Health and Technology Center for eHealth Research and Disease Management, Faculty of Behavioural Sciences, University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 13:e71. 2011
    ..The take-up of eHealth applications in general is still rather low and user attrition is often high. Only limited information is available about the use of eHealth technologies among specific patient groups...
  41. ncbi Social networks, social capital and chronic illness self-management: a realist review
    Ivaylo Vassilev
    Health Sciences Research Group Primary Care, School of Community Based Medicine, University of Manchester, UK
    Chronic Illn 7:60-86. 2011
    ....
  42. ncbi Mediating the effect of self-care management intervention in type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis of 47 randomised controlled trials
    Lisbeth Minet
    Institute of Clinical Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, Denmark
    Patient Educ Couns 80:29-41. 2010
    ..To perform a meta-analysis assessing the effects of self-care management interventions in improving glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes by analysing the impact of different study characteristics on the effect size...
  43. ncbi Relationship of depression and diabetes self-care, medication adherence, and preventive care
    Elizabeth H B Lin
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2154-60. 2004
    ..We assessed whether diabetes self-care, medication adherence, and use of preventive services were associated with depressive illness...
  44. pmc Ecological momentary interventions: incorporating mobile technology into psychosocial and health behaviour treatments
    Kristin E Heron
    Syracuse University, New York, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 15:1-39. 2010
    ..e. in real time) and in natural settings (i.e. real world). The goal of the present review is to synthesize and critique mobile technology-based EMI aimed at improving health behaviours and psychological and physical symptoms...
  45. ncbi Self-management education programs in chronic disease: a systematic review and methodological critique of the literature
    Asra Warsi
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02120, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:1641-9. 2004
    ..We evaluated the efficacy of patient self-management educational programs for chronic diseases and critically reviewed their methodology...
  46. pmc Cost-utility and cost-effectiveness of internet-based treatment for adults with depressive symptoms: randomized trial
    Lisanne Warmerdam
    Department of Clinical Psychology and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 12:e53. 2010
    ..The effectiveness of Internet-based treatments for depression has been demonstrated; their cost-effectiveness, however, has been less well researched...
  47. pmc Group based diabetes self-management education compared to routine treatment for people with type 2 diabetes mellitus. A systematic review with meta-analysis
    Aslak Steinsbekk
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Post box 8905, Medisinsk teknisk forskningssenter, 7491, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:213. 2012
    ..assess effects of group-based DSME compared to routine treatment on clinical, lifestyle and psychosocial outcomes in type-2 diabetes patients...
  48. ncbi Use of the Patient Assessment of Chronic Illness Care (PACIC) with diabetic patients: relationship to patient characteristics, receipt of care, and self-management
    Russell E Glasgow
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:2655-61. 2005
    ..There is a dearth of information on the extent to which diabetic patients receive care congruent with the chronic care model (CCM) and evidence-based behavioral counseling. This study evaluates a new instrument to fill this gap...
  49. pmc Are participants in a street-based HIV testing program able to perform their own rapid test and interpret the results?
    Luis de la Fuente
    Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e46555. 2012
    ..We aimed to evaluate the feasibility of HIV self-testing using a finger-stick whole-blood rapid test (Determine™ HIV Combo) to detect both antigen and antibody...
  50. ncbi Internet administered guided self-help versus individualized e-mail therapy: A randomized trial of two versions of CBT for major depression
    Kristofer Vernmark
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 48:368-76. 2010
    ..4% and 43.3%. Overall, the difference between guided self-help and e-mail therapy was small, but in favour of the latter. These findings indicate that both guided self-help and individualized e-mail therapy can be effective...
  51. pmc Outcomes of minimal and moderate support versions of an internet-based diabetes self-management support program
    Russell E Glasgow
    Institute for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver, CO 80237 8066, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:1315-22. 2010
    ..This study evaluated minimal and moderate support versions of an Internet-based diabetes self-management program, compared to an enhanced usual care condition...
  52. ncbi Email-based promotion of self-help for subthreshold depression: Mood Memos randomised controlled trial
    Amy J Morgan
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 200:412-8. 2012
    ..Subthreshold depression is common, impairs functioning and increases the risk of major depression. Improving self-help coping strategies could help subthreshold depression and prevent major depression...
  53. ncbi Internet-based self-help for depression: randomised controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 187:456-61. 2005
    ..Many individuals with depression use the internet for discussion of symptoms and to share their experience...
  54. ncbi Self-management interventions for chronic illness
    Stanton Newman
    Unit of Health Psychology, Centre for Behavioural and Social Sciences in Medicine, University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 364:1523-37. 2004
    ..But to ensure that these results endure over time remains an important issue for self-management interventions...
  55. pmc Features of mobile diabetes applications: review of the literature and analysis of current applications compared against evidence-based guidelines
    Taridzo Chomutare
    Norwegian Centre for Integrated Care and Telemedicine, University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    J Med Internet Res 13:e65. 2011
    ..Despite the growth, research on both the design and the use of diabetes mHealth applications is scarce. Furthermore, the potential influence of social media on diabetes mHealth applications is largely unexplored...
  56. ncbi A systematic review of internet-based self-management interventions for youth with health conditions
    Jennifer Stinson
    Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Research Institute, SickKids, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8, Canada
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:495-510. 2009
    ..Critically appraise research evidence on effectiveness of internet self-management interventions on health outcomes in youth with health conditions...
  57. ncbi Effect of mobile phone intervention for diabetes on glycaemic control: a meta-analysis
    X Liang
    Department of Evidence Based Medicine and Division of Population Genetics, Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    Diabet Med 28:455-63. 2011
    ..To assess the effect of mobile phone intervention on glycaemic control in diabetes self-management...
  58. ncbi Rationality, rhetoric, and religiosity in health care: the case of England's Expert Patients Programme
    Anne Rogers
    Primary Care Research Group, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
    Int J Health Serv 39:725-47. 2009
    ..Self-management policies are part of a shift from patient rights to individual responsibilities, a shift that may be less persuasive than its supporters imagine...
  59. ncbi Assessing psychosocial distress in diabetes: development of the diabetes distress scale
    William H Polonsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:626-31. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the development of the Diabetes Distress Scale (DDS), a new instrument for the assessment of diabetes-related emotional distress, based on four independent patient samples...
  60. pmc Descriptions of barriers to self-care by persons with comorbid chronic diseases
    Elizabeth A Bayliss
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Ann Fam Med 1:15-21. 2003
    ..Successful management of chronic conditions depends on adequate self-care. However, little is known about the self-care strategies of patients with comorbid chronic conditions...
  61. pmc Periodic prompts and reminders in health promotion and health behavior interventions: systematic review
    Jillian P Fry
    Center for a Livable Future, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e16. 2009
    ....
  62. ncbi Internet-delivered psychotherapy for depression in adults
    Nickolai Titov
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 24:18-23. 2011
    ..The present article reviews the current status of iPT for the treatment of adults with symptoms of depression...
  63. pmc Support for self care for patients with chronic disease
    Anne Kennedy
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL
    BMJ 335:968-70. 2007
  64. ncbi Complementary and alternative medicine use in Australia: a national population-based survey
    Charlie C L Xue
    World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Traditional Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Altern Complement Med 13:643-50. 2007
    ....
  65. pmc Utilization patterns and user characteristics of an ad libitum Internet weight loss program
    Martin Binks
    Binks Behavioral Health PLLC, 2801 Canter Drive, Hillsborough, NC 27278, USA
    J Med Internet Res 12:e9. 2010
    ..There is a paucity of research examining utilization patterns of online weight loss programs, particularly in the rapidly expanding direct-to-consumer arena...
  66. ncbi What makes self-help interventions effective in the management of depressive symptoms? Meta-analysis and meta-regression
    Judith Gellatly
    Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting, University of Manchester, UK
    Psychol Med 37:1217-28. 2007
    ..e. moderators of effect). This study sought to determine whether the content of self-help interventions, the study populations or aspects of study design were the most important moderators...
  67. pmc Web-based weight loss in primary care: a randomized controlled trial
    Gary G Bennett
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:308-13. 2010
    ..Efficacious web-based weight loss interventions can be successfully offered in the primary care setting...
  68. ncbi The effectiveness of an online mind-body intervention for older adults with chronic pain
    Rebecca L H Berman
    Leonard Schanfield Research Institute, CJE SeniorLife, Chicago, Illinois 60645, USA
    J Pain 10:68-79. 2009
    ..The characteristics of those who volunteered for an online self-care pain management intervention also have implications for identifying target populations for such interventions...
  69. ncbi The effects of a web-based intervention on psychosocial well-being among adults aged 60 and older with diabetes: a randomized trial
    Gail E Bond
    College of Nursing, Seattle University, Seattle, WA 98122 1090, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:446-56. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate the impact of a 6-month Web-based intervention on the psychosocial well-being of older adults with diabetes...
  70. ncbi Shifting priorities in multimorbidity: a longitudinal qualitative study of patient's prioritization of multiple conditions
    Rebecca L Morris
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, 5th Floor Williamson Building, Manchester, UK
    Chronic Illn 7:147-61. 2011
    ..To examine what influences self-management priorities for individuals with multiple long-term conditions and how this changes over time...
  71. ncbi Practice guidelines of the European Society of Hypertension for clinic, ambulatory and self blood pressure measurement
    Eoin O'Brien
    Beaumont Hospital and Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Royal College of Surgeons, Beaumont Road, Dublin 9, Ireland
    J Hypertens 23:697-701. 2005
  72. pmc Different models to mobilize peer support to improve diabetes self-management and clinical outcomes: evidence, logistics, evaluation considerations and needs for future research
    Michele Heisler
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Practice Management Research, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, MI, USA
    Fam Pract 27:i23-32. 2010
    ....
  73. ncbi Social support in diabetes: a systematic review of controlled intervention studies
    Henk A van Dam
    Maastricht University, Department of General Practice, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 59:1-12. 2005
    ..More well-designed research testing the effects of specific social support interventions on patient self-care, lifestyle adaptations, and outcomes of diabetes care, is warranted...
  74. pmc Delivering the diabetes education and self management for ongoing and newly diagnosed (DESMOND) programme for people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes: cost effectiveness analysis
    M Gillett
    School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield
    BMJ 341:c4093. 2010
    ..To assess the long term clinical and cost effectiveness of the diabetes education and self management for ongoing and newly diagnosed (DESMOND) intervention compared with usual care in people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes...
  75. ncbi The development of computer-generated tailored interventions
    A Dijkstra
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Leiden University, P O Box 9555, 2300 RB, Leiden, Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 36:193-203. 1999
    ..This methodology may result in largely different tailored interventions depending on the theoretical framework used, the adaptation of the messages and the inclusion of feedback...
  76. ncbi Development and validation of an instrument to measure resources and support for chronic illness self-management: a model using diabetes
    Lauren A McCormack
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Diabetes Educ 34:707-18. 2008
    ..This article describes the development and validation of the instrument, focusing on individuals' reported access to RSSM from providers and from nonclinical, social, and community sources...
  77. pmc Depression and advanced complications of diabetes: a prospective cohort study
    Elizabeth H B Lin
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:264-9. 2010
    ..To prospectively examine the association of depression with risks for advanced macrovascular and microvascular complications among patients with type 2 diabetes...
  78. ncbi Social support, quality of life, and self-care behaviors amongAfrican Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Tricia S Tang
    University of Michigan, Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School and Michigan Diabetes Research and Training Center, USA
    Diabetes Educ 34:266-76. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine social support and its relationship to diabetes-specific quality of life and self-care behaviors in African Americans with type 2 diabetes...
  79. pmc Self-monitoring in weight loss: a systematic review of the literature
    Lora E Burke
    School of Nursing and Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:92-102. 2011
    ..This review highlights the need for studies in more diverse populations, for objective measures of adherence to self-monitoring, and for studies that establish the required dose of self-monitoring for successful outcomes...
  80. ncbi Quality of life among women living with HIV: the importance violence, social support, and self care behaviors
    A C Gielen
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Soc Sci Med 52:315-22. 2001
    ..That such potentially modifiable factors as social support and self care behaviors are strongly associated with health-related quality of life suggests a new opportunity to improve the ..
  81. pmc Reduction in weight and cardiovascular disease risk factors in individuals with type 2 diabetes: one-year results of the look AHEAD trial
    Xavier Pi-Sunyer
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1374-83. 2007
    ..This report describes 1-year changes in CVD risk factors in a trial designed to examine the long-term effects of an intensive lifestyle intervention on the incidence of major CVD events...
  82. pmc Health professionals' attitudes towards using a Web 2.0 portal for child and adolescent diabetes care: qualitative study
    Cecilia Nordqvist
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, S 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    J Med Internet Res 11:e12. 2009
    ..Modern management of type 1 diabetes requires continuous support and problem-based learning, but few pediatric clinics offer Web 2.0 resources to patients as part of routine diabetes care...
  83. ncbi A review and synthesis of research evidence for self-efficacy-enhancing interventions for reducing chronic disability: implications for health education practice (part II)
    Ray Marks
    Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Health Promot Pract 6:148-56. 2005
    ....
  84. ncbi Web-based self-help for problem drinkers: a pragmatic randomized trial
    Heleen Riper
    Trimbos Institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Addiction 103:218-27. 2008
    ..Self-help interventions for adult problem drinkers in the general population have proved effective. The question is whether this also holds for self-help interventions delivered over the internet...
  85. pmc Twelve-month outcomes of an Internet-based diabetes self-management support program
    Russell E Glasgow
    Institute for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 87:81-92. 2012
    ..Internet-based programs offer potential for practical, cost-effective chronic illness self-management programs...
  86. pmc A cluster randomised controlled trial of the clinical and cost-effectiveness of a 'whole systems' model of self-management support for the management of long- term conditions in primary care: trial protocol
    Peter Bower
    Primary Care Research Group, Community Based Medicine, University of Manchester, 5th Floor Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Implement Sci 7:7. 2012
    ....
  87. pmc Processes of care desired by elderly patients with multimorbidities
    Elizabeth A Bayliss
    Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Research, Denver, CO 80237 8066, USA
    Fam Pract 25:287-93. 2008
    ..Our objective was to explore processes of care desired by elderly patients who have multimorbidities that may present competing demands for patients and providers...
  88. ncbi Disease management program for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Kathryn L Rice
    Pulmonary Section, Department of Medicine, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:890-6. 2010
    ..The effect of disease management for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is not well established...
  89. ncbi Cost-saving effect of supervised exercise associated to COPD self-management education program
    G Ninot
    University Montpellier 1, Laboratory Epsylon, EA 4206 Addictive, Performance and Health Behaviors, 4 Boulevard Henri IV, Montpellier F 34000, France
    Respir Med 105:377-85. 2011
    ....
  90. pmc Patient and parent views on a Web 2.0 Diabetes Portal--the management tool, the generator, and the gatekeeper: qualitative study
    Sam Nordfeldt
    Center for Medical Technology Assessment, Department of Medicine and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Med Internet Res 12:e17. 2010
    ..Although Web 2.0 resources can provide this support, few pediatric clinics offer it as part of routine diabetes care...
  91. pmc A qualitative study of GPs' attitudes to self-management of chronic disease
    Tom Blakeman
    The National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, Manchester
    Br J Gen Pract 56:407-14. 2006
    ..However, changes to the way professionals deliver care is complex, and it is important to understand the key drivers and barriers that may operate in the primary care setting...
  92. ncbi System plasticity and integrated care: informed consumers guide clinical reorientation and system reorganization
    Stephanie J Davies
    School of Physiotherapy, Curtin University, Bentley, Western Australia, Australia
    Pain Med 12:4-8. 2011
    ..Two Australian public hospital multidisciplinary pain centers (MPCs) situated on opposite sides of the country...
  93. pmc Social uses of personal health information within PatientsLikeMe, an online patient community: what can happen when patients have access to one another's data
    Jeana H Frost
    PatientsLikeMe Inc, 222 Third Street, Suite 0234, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e15. 2008
    ....
  94. ncbi Structured patient education: the diabetes X-PERT Programme makes a difference
    T A Deakin
    Nutrition and Dietetic Department, Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale Primary Care Trust, East Lancashire, UK
    Diabet Med 23:944-54. 2006
    ..To develop a patient-centred, group-based self-management programme (X-PERT), based on theories of empowerment and discovery learning, and to assess the effectiveness of the programme on clinical, lifestyle and psychosocial outcomes...
  95. ncbi Structured review: evaluating the effectiveness of nurse case managers in improving health outcomes in three major chronic diseases
    Debbie Sutherland
    Sheffield Primary Care Trust, Sheffield, UK
    J Clin Nurs 18:2978-92. 2009
    ....
  96. pmc Rates and determinants of uptake and use of an internet physical activity and weight management program in office and manufacturing work sites in England: cohort study
    Lisa J Ware
    MiLife Coaching Ltd, Colworth Science Park, Sharnbrook, Bedford MK44 1LQ, UK
    J Med Internet Res 10:e56. 2008
    ..To be successful, the program must engage a wide range of employees, especially those at risk of weight gain or ill health...
  97. ncbi The importance of health belief models in determining self-care behaviour in diabetes
    J N Harvey
    Centre for Endocrinology and Diabetes Sciences, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Diabet Med 26:5-13. 2009
    ..This brief review aims to summarize developments in this area of psychological theory over the last 20 years and the implications for promoting better self-care behaviour in diabetes...
  98. pmc Individualized asthma self-management improves medication adherence and markers of asthma control
    Susan L Janson
    Department of Community Health Systems, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0608, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:840-6. 2009
    ..Whether self-management education improves long-term medication adherence is less clear...
  99. ncbi Do cancer patients with a poor prognosis use complementary and alternative medicine more often than others?
    Agnete Egilsdatter Kristoffersen
    National Research Centre in Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Tromsø Science Park, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    J Altern Complement Med 15:35-40. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study is to explore whether use of CAM is associated with survival prognosis in long-term survivors of cancer...
  100. pmc Self-sampling of the vaginal fluid at home combined with high-risk HPV testing
    K Sanner
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 101:871-4. 2009
    ..We therefore investigated the value of using self-sampling at home in combination with a test for high-risk human papilloma virus (HPV) to increase participation...
  101. ncbi Chronic illness self-management: taking action to create order
    Debbie Kralik
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of South Australia, RDNS Research Unit, Royal District Nursing Service SA Inc, Glenside, South Australia
    J Clin Nurs 13:259-67. 2004
    ..The word 'transition' has been used to describe this process. We believed self-management to be central to the transition process but this assertion required further research, hence this paper...

Research Grants90

  1. Behavioral Activation Therapy for Rural Veterans with Diabetes and Depression
    Aanand Dinkar Naik; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..As therapists are all advanced psychology graduate students, it is unclear whether individuals without such previous training can implement the intervention. This may hamper implementation efforts. ..
  2. Use of Interactive Gaming for Enhanced Function after Spinal Cord Injury
    BEATRICE JENNY KIRATLI; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Outcome measures will include physical responses and changes in self care activities related to preventive health...
  3. Multivariate CART for survival with dental applications
    Martha E Nunn; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  4. North Lawndale Diabetes Community Action Project
    STEVEN contact WHITMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  5. Coping Skills Training in Heart Failure: Outcomes and Mechanisms
    Andrew Sherwood; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  6. A Mindfulness-Based Approach to the Treatment of Obesity and Diabetes
    Carla K Miller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The findings from this study will enable educators and clinicians to develop more effective education programs for adults with diabetes in both clinical and community settings. ..
  7. Pilot Study: Self Management Groups for Veterans with Dual Sensory Loss
    MITCHEL BRANT TURBIN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Results will guide the conduct of a followup randomized clinical trial that could provide VA with an evidence base and curriculum/technical manual for improving services to Veterans with DSL. ..
  8. Testing the feasibility of patient-controlled sedation in ventilated ICU patients
    Craig R Weinert; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Demonstrating the safety and feasibility of patient-controlled sedation in this patient population has the potential to positively impact outcomes for thousands of mechanically ventilated ICU patients each year in the U.S. ..
  9. Clinical center for the study of neuroprotection from PD
    Joseph Jankovic; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In these times of economic hardship, our elderly with chronic disease states are at particular risk and their continued participation in this long-term study, should not be a financial burden for them. ..
  10. Virtual World Health Behavior Counseling for Patients with Diabetes
    JOHN MOORE contact WIECHA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  11. Outcomes of Community Naturopathic Medical Care for Type 2 Diabetes
    Daniel C Cherkin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If the results of this observational study are promising, a randomized controlled trial evaluating naturopathic care for diabetes will be proposed. ..
  12. System for Tracking and Managing Pain (STAMP)
    Wendy A Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  13. Telehealth Outreach for Chronic Back Pain
    Joseph H Atkinson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Rigorously controlled clinical trials of the type proposed could contribute to more accessible, integrated pain treatment. ..
  14. Reversing Non-adherence in American Indians with Diabetes Mellitus Type Two
    Marlene K Wilken; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The desired outcome is that AIs with DM2 who receive culturally appropriate diabetes self-management education will have improved self-care adherence, outcomes and quality of life. ..
  15. Addressing Oral Health Disparities in Individuals with Mental Health Problems
    Lisa J Heaton; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Completion of the studies in this proposal will lay the groundwork for future interventions to increase access to oral health resources for individuals in underserved populations. ..
  16. A Comprehensive Intervention for Diabetes and Comorbid Depression in Primary Care
    Madhukar H Trivedi; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  17. Improving Obesity Self-care Among Mentally Ill Veterans
    GINA LATRICE EVANS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. Comparative Effectiveness of Dialysis Modalities
    Rajnish Mehrotra; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  19. Improving Urinary Continence and Quality of Life in Prostate Cancer Patients
    Amy Y Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  20. Impact of Cancer on Adherence in Diabetes
    Jenny J Lin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Patients will be surveyed at enrollment and at 3, 6 and 12 months. We will use multivariate methods and structural equation modeling to test the proposed aims. ..
  21. Multifactor Risk Reduction for Optimal Management in Peripheral Arterial Disease
    Roberta K Oka; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will examine the effect of a system that assists providers to reduce a patient's CVD risk factors and explores the biological reasons that this system may be effective in improving health. ..
  22. Self-Management, Biobehavioral and Informatics Core
    Nancy E Reame; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. Older Mothers and Adult Daughters: High Blood Pressure Self Management Behaviors
    Celeste Shawler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The candidate plans to further examine the significance of inner strength and modifiable health behaviors of older women with hypertension. ..
  24. Coordinated Telehealth Care Program for Rural Elders with Congestive Heart Failur
    Hongtu Chen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed project is designed to improve patient health and reduce costs by using innovative low cost technology to promote better care coordination. ..
  25. PETS-D: Parent Education Through Simulation-Diabetes
    Susan Sullivan-Bolyai; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..School-aged children and adolescents could also be instructed in self-management with this type of enhanced educational strategy. ..
  26. Randomized Trial of CVD Education and Problem-Solving Training in Urban Diabetics
    Felicia Hill-Briggs; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  27. Cognitive Impairment and Self-management in Adults with Heart Failure
    Joel W Hughes; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  28. Prognosis and Determinants of Asthma Morbidity in World Trade Center Rescue and R
    Juan P Wisnivesky; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our objective is to study the natural history, self-management, and impact of physical and mental health comorbidities on asthma morbidity among WTC rescue and recovery workers. ..
  29. Effectiveness of an Automated Walking Program Targeting Veterans with COPD
    Caroline R Richardson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Equal numbers of urban and rural veterans will be invited, allowing comparisons of intervention reach, participation and satisfaction between urban and rural veterans. ..
  30. TeleWellness Solutions for Chronic Conditions
    EDMUND FRANK LOPRESTI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Phase II goals will be to ensure that the system is secure and robust for real-world, high-volume deployment;and to evaluate clinical efficacy of the final system. ..
  31. Using CERs to Optimize Quality of Life for Persons with Diabetes and Chronic Pain
    Monika M Safford; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In the course of the trial, we will examine how five Comparative Effectiveness Reviews can be adapted to best impact clinical decision-making to improve health outcomes. ..
  32. Enhancing Group Identify May Improve Effectiveness of Diabetes Self-Management Ed
    JANET SUTTIE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Second, we will evaluate if ways to foster group identity, such as naming each group receiving education or doing group competitions, increase health behaviors that result in better control of diabetes. ..
  33. Treatment decision making in older adults newly diagnosed with multiple myeloma
    Joseph D Tariman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Due to the limited studies in older adults with cancer, these specific aspects of decision-making have not been previously explored. ..
  34. Task Shifting and Blood Pressure Control in Ghana: A Cluster- Randomized Trial.
    GBENGA GODWIN OGEDEGBE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  35. Comprehensive vs. Assisted Management of Mood and Pain Symptoms (CAMMPS) Trial
    Kurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  36. Caregiver Illness Perception and Childs Early Childhood Caries Status
    Mary Beth Slusar; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  37. Illness Management and Recovery Program: IMR-Web
    JAMES P O apos HALLORAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..IMR-Web will lead to more rapid, cost-effective adoption of the powerful and comprehensive IMR program. ..
  38. A Web Based Self Management Intervention for Intermittent Urinary Catheter Use
    Mary H Wilde; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., UTI, urine leakage), CIC self- management, CIC self-efficacy, health related expenditures and quality of life. Information from this study will be used to modify the Internet application for a future Phase 2 trial in a larger study. ..
  39. Trajectories of Kidney Dysfunction in Older Adults with Chronic Kidney Disease
    CHRISTOPHER BARRETT BOWLING; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  40. CFFONE: A Cell Phone Support Program for Adolescents with Cystic Fibrosis
    KEVIN F DAWKINS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  41. Medication Intervention in Transitional Care to Optimize CKD Outcomes &Costs
    Katherine R Tuttle; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The proposed research is innovative because it integrates established clinical strategies with systems approaches to improve patient care, thereby testing a fundamentally new approach to advance CKD management. ..
  42. Interactive Web Program and Health Coaching for Prehypertensive Adults
    AMELIA J BIRNEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  43. Can the Sunshine Vitamin Improve Mood and Self-Management in Women with Diabetes?
    Sue M Penckofer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Thus, the potential for using this therapy is highly significant fr women with type 2 diabetes and other chronic populations who suffer from symptoms of depression which significantly impacts the self-management of their health. ..
  44. Memory, Thiamine Levels, and Brain Structure in Heart Failure
    MARY ANN WOO; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  45. Use of Continuous Glucose Sensors in Adolescents with Inadequate Diabetic Control
    Tim Wysocki; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These results could demonstrate that adolescents with previously suboptimal diabetic control could realize multiple benefits from CGS use if they are provided with a specialized behavioral intervention. ..
  46. Ethnic Differences in Drinking and Diabetes Self Care Activities
    Patrice A C Vaeth; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Importantly, the model postulates that self-care is not directly affected by ethnicity, but rather ethnicity affects other factors, namely alcohol consumption, which directly impact self-care activities. ..
  47. Clinically Meaningful Outcomes for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Therapeutic Trials
    Craig M McDonald; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  48. Treatment of Cocaine Addiction with Integrative Meditation
    Kevin W Chen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Therefore, if the study verifies its efficacy and feasibility, IM may become an important cost- effective tool in the field of addiction treatment. ..
  49. Efficacy of a m-Health Self-Management Intervention
    Polly Ryan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The expected outcomes are achievement of an increase in women's initiation and long term maintenance of osteoporosis self-management behaviors and stabilization of bone mineral density. ..
  50. Momentary Biobehavioral Effects on Physical Activity in Adults with T2 Diabetes
    CYNTHIA J FRITSCHI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The second training goal is to advance her knowledge and skills in the use of ecological momentary assessment data collection methods and analysis, especially related to physical activity and related health behaviors. ..
  51. Patient self-management and gene guided therapy for CHC
    Donald E Bailey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The qualitative and quantitative data will be integrated using joint matrix analyses. ..
  52. CKD awareness and self-management: Interventions for Safety-Net Patients
    Delphine Tuot; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  53. Treatment of Functional Impairment in Heart Failure Patients with Depression
    Kenneth E Freedland; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The effects of treatment on other outcomes such as physical activity and rehospitalizations will also be investigated. ..
  54. Insights for Community Health
    ANTOINETTE M SCHOENTHALER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  55. Health Information Technology to Support Clinical Decision Making in Obesity Care
    BONNIE L GANCE-CLEVELAND; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  56. Web-based chronic disease dietary self-management program for African Americans
    David Farrell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..If feasible with the priority populatin and providers, Phase II offers opportunity for expansion in scope and technology. ..
  57. Life Goals Collaborative Care to Improve Health Outcomes in Mental Disorders
    Amy M Kilbourne; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  58. Interactive Tele-health and Auto-Biofeedback Sensor System for Wheelchair Users
    Sara J Mulroy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  59. Measurement-Based Telehealth Care of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
    JACOB T KEAN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  60. Promoting "Stories of Success": Enhancing Diabetes Self-Care
    Ishan Canty Williams; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This new approach to diabetes education will be delivered to groups and individuals to determine which way is best accepted and has the best results. ..
  61. Development of the Pain Self-Management Program
    Linda Ruehlman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The PSMP has the potential to provide scientifically sound information to large numbers of individuals with chronic pain at low cost. ..
  62. Adaptation of a Behavioral Treatment for Latinos with Panic Disorder and Asthma
    Jonathan M Feldman; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Panic disorder is over-represented in patients with asthma, and asthma disproportionately affects Puerto Rican individuals. The Panic-Asthma treatment will be adapted to incorporate the specific, cultural issues relevant to Latinos. ..
  63. Harnessing Health IT for Self-Management Support and Medication Activation in a M
    Dean Schillinger; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  64. Obesity Education Campaign - a multimedia resource for parents and significant ca
    HENRY WATTS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  65. VARIABLES AFFECTING OSTOMY PATIENT OUTCOME
    Debra Jackson; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..It is anticipated that these results may be of value in both the understanding of normal hematopoiesis, and ultimately in the understanding of the abnormal differentiation properties of leukemic cells...
  66. Race and Long-Term Diabetes Self-Management in an HMO
    Dennis Ross Degnan; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..0) and the incidence of diabetes-related complications over the nine-year study period. ..
  67. A Family Partnership Intervention for Heart Failure
    Sandra Dunbar; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  68. Contracting and monitoring relationships between adolescents with type I diabetes
    Aaron Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..While our research focuses on type I diabetes, the findings with this particular population could also be adapted for other chronic childhood diseases. ..
  69. Patient-Tailored Health Literacy Improvement System
    ALAN LETZT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By proposing a new system to advance health literacy, this research project is addressing a $73 billion problem which is at the foundation of our nation's public health system and national security. ..
  70. 'Social Influence and Self-management Behaviors Among O*
    Megan Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The long-term goal is to use data collected in this proposal as pilot information that can be used to inform a large study of older couples' initiation and maintenance of self- management strategies. ..
  71. A Family Intervention for Pediatric Asthma Self-Management in Puerto Ricans
    Molly A Martin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The participatory design serves to build community capacity for research and improve research quality and effectiveness. ..
  72. Living with Arterio-venus Fistula for Hemodialysis
    CLEO RICHARD; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  73. Situational Problem Solving in Adolescents with Type 2 Diabetes: Enhancing an RCT
    Russell Rothman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  74. Living with the Wolf: Women's Self-Management of Lupus
    Cindy Mendelson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The findings from this study will provide the first comprehensive glimpse into women's views of illness over time and into the processes that they use to mange and interpret their illness over an extended period. ..
  75. PILOT: Home Telemonitoring for Self Management Education of Patients with Lung Ca
    GEORGIA L contact NARSAVAGE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Addressing health disparities for adults with lung cancer by cost-effectively reducing risks for rehospitalization/emergent care and improving life quality is critical to "Healthy People 2010". ..
  76. DIABETES SELF-MANAGEMENT OUTCOMES: A META-ANALYSIS
    Sandra Upchurch; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Results of the meta-analysis will be used by the Principal Investigator to design a diabetes self-management education intervention. ..
  77. Internet Support for Self-Managing Neuropathic Pain
    Jonas I Bromberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  78. Peer-Assisted Asthma Self-Management Program for Adolescents with Asthma
    Hyekyun Rhee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..General linear models will be used to examine the effectiveness of the program. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  79. Efficacy of DVD Technology in COPD Self-Management Education of Rural Patients
    Michael Stellefson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  80. TeenMigraineConnection: Web-based self-management training for adolescents with m
    ELIZABETH ANNA DONOVAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  81. Social Support, Self-Management, and Hospital Use for Heart Failure
    RAEGAN DURANT; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  82. Effectiveness of Second Life in Promoting Diabetes Management
    SEANNE JO contact SAFAII FABIANO; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed project will design, implement, and evaluate the effectiveness of a "Virtual Diabetes Center" for young adults, with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes, using the virtual world environment Second Life(R). ..
  83. Health Literacy, Technology Acceptance, On-line Self-Care: Understanding Teens
    Deena Chisolm; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  84. Social virtual reality and diabetes management: Extending the clinical encounter
    RICHARD CHARLES GOLDSWORTHY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  85. HRQOL-enhancing ostomy self-management intervention for CRC survivors
    Robert S Krouse; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  86. Feasibility of a Home-based Self-Management Program for Chronic Fatigue
    Fred Friedberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  87. Transition to Self-management of a Chronic Genetic Disorder in Adolescents
    Ellen Giarelli; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The study will provide information immediately usable by health care providers to make evidence based clinical judgments. ..
  88. The Diabetes Information Audit System Project (D.I.A.S.)
    LANA JACKMAN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  89. Social Network Influences on Illness Self Management
    Mary Gallant; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Results will inform the development of tailed interventions that account for the specific roles of family and friends in order to maximize positive health outcomes. ..
  90. A Community-Academic Partnership to Improve Asthma Management in Latino Children
    Molly A Martin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The participatory design serves to build community capacity for research and improve research quality and effectiveness. ..