professional patient relations
Summary: Interactions between health personnel and patients.
Publications215 found, 100 shown here
- Violence against women in health-care institutions: an emerging problemAna Flávia Pires Lucas D'Oliveira
Gender Violence and Health Research Group, Department of Preventive Medicine, Medical School of São Paulo University USP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Lancet 359:1681-5. 2002..Abuse occurs mainly in situations in which the legitimacy of health services is questionable or can be the result of prejudice against certain population groups. We discuss ways to prevent violent abuse...
- Immunisation: the views of parents and health professionals in IrelandS Cotter
National Disease Surveillance Centre, Dublin, Ireland
Euro Surveill 8:145-50. 2003..According to group discussions, health professionals felt they lack time and user-friendly materials to properly inform the parents...
- Interchangeability of the Working Alliance Inventory and Working Alliance Inventory, Short FormMichael A Busseri
Department of Psychology, University of North Dakota, USA
Psychol Assess 15:193-7. 2003..Fourth-session WAI and WAI-S scores were moderately predictive of therapy improvement ratings. Results support the interchangeability of scores on the WAI and WAI-S scales...
- Support for self care for patients with chronic diseaseAnne Kennedy
National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL
BMJ 335:968-70. 2007
- Use of complementary alternative medicine for low back pain consulting in general practice: a cohort studyJean Francois Chenot
Dpt of General Practice, University of Gottingen, Humboldtallee 38, 37073 Gottingen, Germany
BMC Complement Altern Med 7:42. 2007..Although back pain is considered one of the most frequent reasons why patients seek complementary and alternative medical (CAM) therapies little is known on the extent patients are actually using CAM for back pain...
- Problems in psychiatric care of 'difficult patients': a Delphi-studyBauke Koekkoek
Altrecht Mental Health Care, Department of Outpatient Community Care, Zeist, The Netherlands
Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 18:323-30. 2009....
- Doctor-patient gender concordance and patient satisfaction in interpreter-mediated consultations: an exploratory studyAlexander Bischoff
Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
J Travel Med 15:1-5. 2008..However, little is known about the effect of gender in consultations with foreign language-speaking patients and in interpreter-mediated consultations...
- Adherence is associated with the quality of professional-patient interaction in Directly Observed Treatment Short-course, DOTSPranaya Mishra
The Danish University of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universitetsparken 2, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
Patient Educ Couns 63:29-37. 2006....
- Peri-abortion contraception: a qualitative study of users' experiencesUsha Kumar
Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health, Southwark Primary Care Trust, St Giles Hospital, St Giles Road, London SE5 7RN, UK
J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 30:55-6. 2004..Contraceptive counselling is an essential element of induced abortion services but concerns remain about its effectiveness...
- Communicating with patients: what happens in practice?Lisa Roberts
Physiotherapy Department, Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust, Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Phys Ther 87:586-94. 2007..The purpose of this study was to measure the content and prevalence of verbal and nonverbal communications between physical therapists and patients with back pain...
- Patterns of complementary and alternative medicine use amongst outpatients in Tokyo, JapanSatoshi Hori
Department of Urology, West Suffolk Hospital, Bury St, Edmunds, UK
BMC Complement Altern Med 8:14. 2008....
- Does the achievement of medical identity limit the ability of primary care practitioners to be patient-centred? A qualitative studyNorma O'Flynn
Imperial College London, Charing Cross Campus, Reynolds Building, St Dunstan s Road, London W68RP, UK
Patient Educ Couns 60:49-56. 2006..To explore primary care practitioners approach to and management of menstrual disorders using a sociological perspective...
- "You're not a victim of domestic violence, are you?" Provider patient communication about domestic violenceKarin V Rhodes
Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Ann Intern Med 147:620-7. 2007..Women who are victims of domestic violence frequently seek care in an emergency department. However, it is challenging to hold sensitive conversations in this environment...
- Responding to formal complaints about the emergency department: lessons from the service marketing literatureGavan Doig
The Wesley Emergency Centre, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Emerg Med Australas 16:353-60. 2004..Having developed an appropriate theoretical framework the article provides guidance for applying these concepts in dealing with formal complaints...
- Factors associated with patients' perceptions of health care providers' communication behaviorLila J Finney Rutten
Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Science, SAIC Frederick, Inc, National Cancer Institute Frederick, Frederick, Maryland 20892 7337, USA
J Health Commun 11:135-46. 2006..001). Differences in patient ratings of health care providers' communication by health care access and health status suggest the potential for disparities in health outcomes...
- Internet interventions for long-term conditions: patient and caregiver quality criteriaCicely Kerr
Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, United Kingdom c kerr at pcps ucl ac uk
J Med Internet Res 8:e13. 2006....
- Chronic illness and intractability: professional-patient interactions in primary careCarl May
Centre for Health Services Research, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, 21 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AA, UK
Chronic Illn 1:15-20. 2005
- Patients' satisfaction with government health care and services in the Taung district, North West ProvinceM A Bediako
Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein
Curationis 29:12-5. 2006..7%); and they were not discouraged from asking questions (69.9%, n=539). Generally the level of satisfaction among the patients was high except for difficulty in accessing doctors after hours and lack of medicines...
- Feminist ethic of care: a third alternative approachEls Maeckelberghe
Metamedica and Expertise Centre for Ethics in Care, University of Groningen, Ant Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
Health Care Anal 12:317-27; discussion 265-72. 2004..The feminist analysis presented here emphasizes the necessity of the contextualization of assessment of competence. It sketches the multifold and complex grid that comprehends capacity assessment...
- Important variables for parents' postnatal sense of security: evaluating a new Swedish instrument (the PPSS instrument)Eva K Persson
Medical Faculty, Department of Health Sciences, Division of Nursing, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Midwifery 25:449-60. 2009..to evaluate dimensions of both parents' postnatal sense of security the first week after childbirth, and to determine associations between the PPSS instrument and different sociodemographic and situational background variables...
- Assessing intimate partner violence in health care settings leads to women's receipt of interventions and improved healthLaura A McCloskey
School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
Public Health Rep 121:435-44. 2006..This study investigated whether disclosure of violence to health care providers and the receipt of interventions relate to women's exit from an abusive relationship and to their improved health...
- 'We feel like one, they see us as two': new parents' discontent with postnatal careL Ellberg
Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Department of Clinical Science, Umea University, Umea
Midwifery 26:463-8. 2010..postnatal care has gone through remarkable changes, such as reducing the length of hospital stay and increasing the parents' responsibility. Focusing on dissatisfaction, this study describes how new parents experience postpartum care...
- Distinguishing treatment from research: a functional approachT Lewens
Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 1TL, UK
J Med Ethics 32:424-9. 2006....
- Lowering the threshold for discussions of domestic violence: a randomized controlled trial of computer screeningKarin V Rhodes
Department of Medicine, Section of Emergency Medicine, University of Chicago, Ill, USA
Arch Intern Med 166:1107-14. 2006..Women experiencing domestic violence (DV) frequent health care settings, but DV is rarely identified...
- Psychological and behavioral mechanisms influencing the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) in cancer patientsK Hirai
Graduate School of Human Sciences, Osaka University, 1 2 Yamadaoka, Suita Osaka 565 0871, Japan
Ann Oncol 19:49-55. 2008....
- Enhancing early postnatal care: findings from a major reform of maternity care in three Australian hospitalsJane Yelland
Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne 3000, Melbourne, Australia
Midwifery 25:392-402. 2009..four hospitals comprising a health network in Melbourne, Australia, implemented a range of initiatives aimed at enhancing women's experiences of postnatal maternity care...
- Concordance with antidepressant medication in primary careFrances Badger
University of Birmingham
Nurs Stand 20:35-40. 2006..This article specifically addresses patients' accounts of the influences on medication concordance...
- An Internet-based patient-provider communication system: randomized controlled trialChen Tan Lin
Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado, Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
J Med Internet Res 7:e47. 2005..Internet-based interactive websites for patient communication (patient portals) may improve communication between patients and their clinics and physicians...
- Capturing the concealed: Interprofessional practice and older patients' participation in decision-making about discharge after acute hospitalizationGuro Huby
Centre for Integrated Healthcare Research, School of Health in Social Sciences, University of Edinburgh, UK
J Interprof Care 21:55-67. 2007..Procedurally driven care routines and their impact on patients', carers' and staff's opportunity to actively engage in decision-making should be re-considered from an empowerment perspective...
- Patients' involvement in improving cancer care: experiences in three years of collaboration between members of patient associations and health care professionalsChristina Carlsson
Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
Patient Educ Couns 61:65-71. 2006..The aim of this study was to explore how members of patient associations (PACPs) and health care professionals (HCPs) experience collaboration in a network initiated by the health care system and aimed at improving cancer care...
- Intercultural communication in general practiceJoke C M van Wieringen
Centre for Migration and Child Health, Wilhelmina Children s Hospital, PO Box 85090, Huispost KE 04 153 0, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
Eur J Public Health 12:63-8. 2002..This study explores the influence of communication and patient beliefs about health (care) and disease on understanding and compliance of native-born and ethnic-minority patients...
- The dimensions of responsiveness of a health system: a Taiwanese perspectiveChih Cheng Hsu
Center for Health Policy Research and Development, National Health Research Institutes, Zhunan Town, Miaoli County 350, Taiwan
BMC Public Health 6:72. 2006....
- Health care professional support for self-care management in chronic illness: insights from diabetes researchS E Thorne
University of British Columbia School of Nursing, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 2B5
Patient Educ Couns 42:81-90. 2001..They further challenge notions of standardized communication and informational strategies, demonstrating the complexities inherent in the support needs of chronically ill persons as they change over time and context...
- Relations of the alliance with psychotherapy outcome: findings in the Second Sheffield Psychotherapy ProjectW B Stiles
Department of Psychology, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio 45056, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 66:791-802. 1998..The strength of the association varied across assessment measures, occasions of outcome assessment, ARM scales, and the session number when the alliance was measured...
- Quality of working alliance in psychotherapy: therapist variables and patient/therapist similarity as predictorsA G Hersoug
Department of Psychiatry and Psychologym University of Oslo, Norway
J Psychother Pract Res 10:205-16. 2001..Interpersonal relationships on the cold-warm dimension had a moderate impact for both patients' and therapists' alliance ratings. Some implications for therapist training are discussed...
- Delay in obtaining conventional healthcare by female internal medicine patients who use herbal therapiesRebecca S Brienza
Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:79-87. 2002..Predictors for delay may alert physicians to educate their patients before delaying care...
- Counsellors' perspectives on the experience of providing HIV counselling in Kenya and Tanzania: the Voluntary HIV-1 Counselling and Testing Efficacy StudyO A Grinstead
University of California, San Francisco, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, 74 New Montgomery, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
AIDS Care 12:625-42. 2000....
- How do people with cancer wish to be cared for in primary care? Serial discussion groups of patients and carersMarilyn Kendall
Division of Community Health Sciences General Practice Section, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9DX, UK
Fam Pract 23:644-50. 2006..In most economically developed countries, patients, their informal and professional carers and policy makers are calling for more care in the community...
- Having an abortion using mifepristone and home misoprostol: a qualitative analysis of women's experiencesStephen L Fielding
Department of Family Medicine, Reproductive Health Program, University of Rochester, NY, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 34:34-40. 2002..Women choose medical over surgical abortion because it is more natural, more private and less painful. Whether their perceptions change during the medical abortion process has not been explored...
- "A little encouragement": health services and domestic violenceL Bates
Hunter Centre for Health Advancement, Wallsend, New South Wales, Australia
Int J Health Care Qual Assur Inc Leadersh Health Serv 14:49-56. 2001..A major theme to emerge was the importance of a supportive environment where women were supported to make choices for their future...
- Quality of care within the Indian family welfare programme: a review of recent evidenceM A Koenig
Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Stud Fam Plann 31:1-18. 2000..The factors constraining higher service quality are subsequently reviewed, and the prospects for improving quality of care within the Indian program are assessed...
- Addressing hopelessness in people with suicidal ideation: building upon the therapeutic relationship utilizing a cognitive behavioural approachS Collins
Northern Ireland Centre for Trauma and Transformation, Omagh, Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland, UK
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 10:175-85. 2003..Whilst cognitive behavioural techniques are shown to be beneficial when dealing with hopelessness, it is advocated that the therapeutic relationship is a prerequisite for successful therapy...
- Survivors of intimate partner violence speak out: trust in the patient-provider relationshipTracy A Battaglia
Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118 2334, USA
J Gen Intern Med 18:617-23. 2003..To identify characteristics that facilitate trust in the patient-provider relationship among survivors of intimate partner violence (IPV)...
- Seeing the person behind the patient: enhancing the care of older people using a biographical approachAmanda Clarke
Department of Community, Ageing, Rehabilitation, Education and Research, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
J Clin Nurs 12:697-706. 2003....
- 'Ignorance is bliss sometimes': constraints on the emergence of the 'informed patient' in the changing landscapes of health informationFlis Henwood
Social Informatics Research Unit, School of Computing, Mathematical and Information Sciences, University of Brighton
Sociol Health Illn 25:589-607. 2003....
- Are Latinos less satisfied with communication by health care providers?L S Morales
University of California Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research 90095 1736, USA
J Gen Intern Med 14:409-17. 1999..To examine associations of patient ratings of communication by health care providers with patient language (English vs Spanish) and ethnicity (Latino vs white)...
- Patient and staff perceptions of cancer patients' psychological concerns and needsC Lampic
Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
Acta Oncol 39:9-22. 2000..Several explanations of patient-staff discrepancies are discussed. Future research should be aimed at critically testing possible reasons for patient-staff disagreement and at investigating the consequences of such discrepancies...
- Patient-physiotherapist agreement in low back painKadija Perreault
Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
J Pain 6:817-28. 2005..This report shows that physiotherapists' perceptions of their patients' pain intensity and functional limitations often differ from their patients'...
- The back pain beliefs of health care providers: are we fear-avoidant?Steven J Linton
Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Orebro Medical Center, 701 85 Orebro, Sweden
J Occup Rehabil 12:223-32. 2002..5; 90%CI = 1.00-2.27). It is concluded that some practitioners hold beliefs reflecting fear-avoidance and that these beliefs may influence treatment practice...
- Life story work in health and social care: systematic literature reviewJane McKeown
Older Adult Care Group, Sheffield Care Trust, Sheffield, UK
J Adv Nurs 55:237-47. 2006..The aim of this paper is to review the literature on life story work in health and social care practice...
- Relation of the therapeutic alliance with outcome and other variables: a meta-analytic reviewD J Martin
Department of Psychology, Ohio University, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 68:438-50. 2000....
- Pharmacists' role in managing sexually transmitted infections: policy issues and options for GhanaS Mayhew
Nuffield Institute for Health, University of Leeds, UK
Health Policy Plan 16:152-60. 2001..They also represent a currently under-utilized opportunity for preventive activities. Regulation and quality assurance issues need to be addressed by both pharmacy and medical professions...
- Genetic counseling gone awry: miscommunication between prenatal genetic service providers and Mexican-origin clientsC H Browner
Center for Culture and Health, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, CA, USA
Soc Sci Med 56:1933-46. 2003..In order to dislodge the misunderstandings of their clients, counselors must give clients the opportunity to air their own views, however contrary to those of genetics professionals these may be...
- Made in the USA: the import of American Consumer Assessment of Health Plan Surveys (CAHPS) into the Dutch social insurance systemDiana M J Delnoij
NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
Eur J Public Health 16:652-9. 2006..To that end, Consumer Assessment of Health Plan Surveys (CAHPS) instruments have recently been adopted by a large Dutch health plan...
- Towards malecentric communication: sensitizing health professionals to the realities of male childhood sexual abuse survivorsEli Teram
Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:499-517. 2006..Malecentric communication is proposed as a method for addressing the specific experiences of male survivors in their encounters with health professionals...
- Trauma patients' encounters with the team in the emergency department--a qualitative studyElisabeth Wiman
Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Social and Welfare Studies, Norrkoping, Linkoping University, Sweden
Int J Nurs Stud 44:714-22. 2007..The team at the emergency department is responsible for a complex situation and has to quickly establish rapport, gather information, assess the physical condition, and design a treatment plan...
- Conditions for patient participation and non-participation in health careAnn Catrine Eldh
Orebro University, Sweden
Nurs Ethics 13:503-14. 2006....
- Physicians, nonphysician healthcare providers, and patients communicating in hepatitis C: an in-office sociolinguistic studyHeidi E Hamilton
Department of Linguistics, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
Gastroenterol Nurs 29:364-70. 2006....
- Physician and patient attitudes towards complementary and alternative medicine in obstetrics and gynecologyMandi L Furlow
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
BMC Complement Altern Med 8:35. 2008..In the U.S., complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use is most prevalent among reproductive age, educated women. We sought to determine general attitudes and approaches to CAM among obstetric and gynecology patients and physicians...
- What do clinicians derive from partnering with their patients? A reliable and valid measure of "personal meaning in patient care"Gail Geller
Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Patient Educ Couns 72:293-300. 2008..Burnout is high among clinicians and may relate to loss of "meaning" in patient care. We sought to develop and validate a measure of "personal meaning" that practitioners derive from patient care...
- Physician-patient and pharmacist-patient communication: geriatrics' perceptions and opinionsFlora Keshishian
Department of Speech, Communication Sciences, and Theatre, St John s University, Jamaica, NY 11439, USA
Patient Educ Couns 71:265-84. 2008....
- Does the use of telemental health alter the treatment experience? Inmates' perceptions of telemental health versus face-to-face treatment modalitiesRobert D Morgan
Department of Psychology, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409 2051, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 76:158-62. 2008..Implications of these findings are presented...
- Western worms! Explication of aspects of health care behavior among Chamorro with HIV/AIDSRobert K Kalwinsky
Department of Electronic Media Communication, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN 37132, USA
J Transcult Nurs 19:55-63. 2008..At the same time, historically grounded forms such as the use of healers offer clients culturally sanctioned means of resistance to hegemonic medical structures. Findings have implications for nursing practice in the clinical setting...
- Patients' perspectives on the role of radiation therapistsGeorgia K B Halkett
WA Centre for Cancer and Palliative Care, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Patient Educ Couns 69:76-83. 2007..To examine patients' perspectives on the role of radiation therapists and to develop substantive theory about the relationships patients form with their radiation therapists...
- Influence of Pharmaceutical Care intervention and communication skills on the improvement of pharmacotherapeutic outcomes with elderly Brazilian outpatientsDivaldo P Lyra
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Patient Educ Couns 68:186-92. 2007....
- Patient involvement in health-related decisions during prolonged critical illnessMary Beth Happ
School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
Res Nurs Health 30:361-72. 2007..Patient involvement in health-related decisions during prolonged critical illness is a shared and negotiated process that requires continued empirical study and ethical analysis...
- Multiple sclerosis patients talking with healthcare providers about emotionsCarmel Parker White
Department of Child Development and Family Relations at East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
J Neurosci Nurs 39:89-101. 2007..Nurses can help MS patients deal with their uncertainty and emotional challenges by being willing to inquire about emotions and emotional well-being...
- Parent and child acceptability and staff evaluation of K-SADS-PL: a pilot studyMerete Juul Sørensen
Psychiatric Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Aarhus University Hospital, Harald Selmersvej 66, 8240, Risskov, Denmark
Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 16:293-7. 2007..In this study, we have aimed to assess (1) the K-SADS-PL's acceptability to parents and children (2) the usefulness of the interview as perceived by the staff...
- Perceptions of mental health service delivery among staff and Indigenous consumers: it's still about communicationDiann Eley
School of Medicine Rural Clinical Division, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Australas Psychiatry 15:130-4. 2007..The study focussed on identifying gaps in the service provision for Indigenous consumers. Tools and methodologies were developed to achieve this...
- Mental health crisis at home: service user perspectives on what helps and what hindersC Hopkins
Primary Care Mental Health Worker, Newcastle Primary Care Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:310-8. 2007....
- Cultural aspects of telepsychiatryJay H Shore
American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, 80045, USA
J Telemed Telecare 12:116-21. 2006..Future research should examine the effect of telepsychiatry on patient-provider relationships, patient attitudes towards care and, most importantly, patient outcomes...
- Pharmacy care perspectives on problems with HIV antiretroviral therapy in SwedenAmadou Jallow
Apoteket Källan, Box 64, 14501 Norsborg, Sweden
Pharm World Sci 29:412-21. 2007....
- Evaluation of the World Health Organization's family planning decision-making tool: improving health communication in NicaraguaYoung Mi Kim
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for Communication Programs, Baltimore, MD 21202 4024, USA
Patient Educ Couns 66:235-42. 2007..This study investigates the DMT's impact on health communication in Nicaragua...
- Testing a pharmacist-patient relationship quality model among older persons with diabetesMarcia M Worley
University of Minnesota, College of Pharmacy, Duluth, MN 55812 3095, USA
Res Social Adm Pharm 2:1-21. 2006..A high-quality pharmacist-patient relationship can lay the foundation for effective provision of Medication Therapy Management Services and improved care in this cohort...
- Communication in heart failure: perspectives from older people and primary care professionalsSarah Barnes
Sheffield Institute for Studies on Ageing, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
Health Soc Care Community 14:482-90. 2006..These findings point to a need for an educational intervention tailored specifically to the need to improve the communication skills of primary care professionals in chronic heart failure...
- Patients' perspectives on medical information: results of an informal surveyKavitha Raja
Department of Physiotherapy, Manipal College of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, India
Indian J Med Ethics 4:16-7. 2007..The results of interviews with 222 patients show that perspectives vary, often according to the diagnosis. The amount of information given and the manner in which it is given are often not acceptable to the patient...
- Truth-telling and patient diagnosesR J Sullivan
Marist College, Poughkeepsie, New York, USA
J Med Ethics 27:192-7. 2001..Physicians should comply with the wishes of patients for information and include them in the team deciding on diagnosis and treatment...
- Birth trauma: in the eye of the beholderCheryl Tatano Beck
University of Connecticut School of Nursing, Storrs, CT 06269 2026, USA
Nurs Res 53:28-35. 2004..The reported prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder after childbirth ranges from 1.5% to 6%...
- Effects of cultural sensitivity training on health care provider attitudes and patient outcomesBasanti Majumdar
School of Nursing, Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Room HSC 3N28, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
J Nurs Scholarsh 36:161-6. 2004....
- Factors contributing to therapists' distress after the suicide of a patientHerbert Hendin
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 22nd Floor, 120 Wall St, New York, NY 10005, USA
Am J Psychiatry 161:1442-6. 2004..Factors contributing to therapists' severe distress after the suicide of a patient were investigated...
- Patients' voices on satisfaction: unheeded women and maltreated men?Christina Foss
Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Nursing Science, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Scand J Caring Sci 18:273-80. 2004..The rather clear gender differences in our data emphasizes the need for a gender-sensitive approach in the encounters between staff and patients as well as in the design of patient satisfaction research...
- Enhancing attitudes, knowledge and skills of paraprofessional service providers in elder care settingsEllen S Stevens-Roseman
University of Houston Graduate School of Social Work, Houston, TX 77204 4492, USA
Gerontol Geriatr Educ 25:73-88. 2004..Future training initiatives can address the value of "reinforcement training," enhancing the capabilities of gerontology and geriatric educators to meet needs of paraprofessionals who influence the quality of later lives...
- Lost in translation: dignity dialogues at the end of lifeLaura Hawryluck
Ian Anderson Continuing Education Program in EOL Care, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Palliat Care 20:150-4. 2004..The fundamental issues in discussion with all patients diagnosed with a life-threatening illness are ones of respect for persons, acceptance, caring, and the value of interpersonal relationships...
- Improving client-provider communication: evaluation of a training program for women, infants and children (WIC) professionals in New York stateGabriella Newes-Adeyi
CSR, Incorporated, 2107 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 1000, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
Patient Educ Couns 55:210-7. 2004..Study results suggest that counseling skills of non-physician health providers can change after a 1 day focused training: providers were more client-centered in their discussions. Limitations and implications of the study are discussed...
- Manifestation, attribution, and coping with depression among Asian Indians from the perspectives of health care practitionersMargaret M Conrad
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, USA
J Transcult Nurs 16:32-40. 2005....
- Cancer patients' satisfaction with communication, information and quality of care in a UK regionR Davidson
NI Cancer Centre, Belfast City Hospital, Belfast, UK
Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 14:83-90. 2005..The paper concludes that patient-professional communication should be tailored to meet individual need...
- [Patient experiences in Norwegian hospitals--changes over time?]Kjell I Pettersen
Stiftelse for helsetjenesteforskning HELTEF, Postboks 55, 1474 Nordbyhagen
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:3600-3. 2003..Patient experience has been identified as a national indicator of hospital quality. We describe the changes in patient experiences 1996-2000 for seven Norwegian hospitals...
- Promoting prevention: skill sets and attributes of health care providers who deliver behavioral interventionsLora E Burke
University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
J Cardiovasc Nurs 18:256-66. 2003..Principles of communication to guide the patient-provider encounter, key behavioral change strategies, and use of technology are reviewed and resources available to support prevention goals are presented...
- The maternity information concerns of Somali women in the United KingdomM M Davies
Department of Information Studies, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
J Adv Nurs 36:237-45. 2001..Fears about misinterpretation and confidentiality, limit the usefulness of interpreters. The Somali women perceived that they were denied information due to punitive attitudes and prejudiced views among health professionals...
- ReD hot hygiene, Part 3: D is for dynamicVicki McManus
Dent Today 21:34, 36-7. 2002
- Cultural competence and health care: Japanese, Korean, and Indian patients in the United StatesJ Andresen
Boston University School of Theology, USA
J Cult Divers 8:109-21. 2001..The paper concludes with immigrants' views on what would make their medical experience in the United States more comfortable, and hence, potentially more beneficial to their mental and physical health...
- 'I'm still waiting...': barriers to accessing cardiac rehabilitation servicesA M Tod
Rotherham Primary Care Trust, UK
J Adv Nurs 40:421-31. 2002..The intention is to use the information gained to develop acceptable and accessible services for the future...
- Solving family-related barriers to truthfulness in cases of terminal cancer in Taiwan. A professional perspectiveWen Yu Hu
Department of Nursing Science, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University
Cancer Nurs 25:486-92. 2002....
- [Hospital leaflets and the dynamics of constructing their meanings: the perspective of health professionals]Brani Rozemberg
Departamento de Epidemiologia e Vigilância em Saúde, Centro de Pesquisas Hospital Evandro Chagas, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21045 900, Brasil
Cad Saude Publica 18:1685-94. 2002..In two exceptional leaflets, interaction with the clientele appears and expands the relationship between the health care professionals and the values and decisions made in distinct sociocultural contexts...
- [The patient care experience in radiotherapy: perspectives for better patient support]J M Dilhuydy
Service de Radiotherapie, Institut Bergonie, Centre Regional de Lutte Contre le Cancer, 229, cours de l Argonne, 33076 Bordeaux, France
Cancer Radiother 6:196s-206s. 2002..The personal implication of the physicians and technologists is also essential. The simple smile is the intangible proof of the reliable emotional support...
- Patient experiences with information in a hospital setting: a multilevel approachMarijke Veenstra
Foundation for Health Services Research, Akershus University Hospital, Nordbyhagen, Norway
Med Care 41:490-9. 2003..Studies have indicated quality of contact with nursing staff to be a major determinant of patients' experiences with information. Yet many studies do not simultaneously analyze the effects of patient and unit characteristics...
- The effects of shiatsu: findings from a two-country exploratory studyAndrew F Long
Health Care Practice Research and Development Unit, University of Salford, Salford, UK
J Altern Complement Med 9:539-47. 2003..To provide insight into client and practitioner perceptions of the effects of shiatsu, in the short and longer term, and positive and negative in nature...
- Decision-making in palliative care practice and the need for moral deliberation: a qualitative studyMaaike Hermsen
Department of Ethics, Philosophy, and History of Medicine, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, 232 EFG, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Patient Educ Couns 56:268-75. 2005..We look at moral deliberation, the process of identifying the crucial arguments for this decision in palliative care...
- Development and validation of the Communication and Attitudinal Self-Efficacy scale for cancer (CASE-cancer)Michael S Wolf
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair, Suite 200, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Patient Educ Couns 57:333-41. 2005..Our two-step approach to presenting response options may also provide a model for helping lower literate patients more accurately respond to survey items...
- Rural African American women's descriptions of mammogram qualityShanita Williams-Brown
National Center for Primary Care and the Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
J Nurs Care Qual 20:231-7. 2005....
- Asking about intimate partner violence: advice from female survivors to health care providersJudy C Chang
Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Magee Womens Hospital, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Patient Educ Couns 59:141-7. 2005..They emphasized that a provider's asking about IPV is an opportunity to raise patient awareness of IPV, communicate compassion and provide information and not merely a screening test to diagnose a pathologic condition...
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- TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOMEJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOMEJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2010..PHS 398 (Rev. 05/01) Page 2 Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, first, middle): Cohen-Mansfield, Jiska ..
- TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOMEJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2001..The quality of life agitated nursing home residents, residents who are exposed to the agitation, and nursing home caregivers would thereby be improved. ..
- TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOMEJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2008..PHS 398 (Rev. 05/01) Page 2 Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, first, middle): Cohen-Mansfield, Jiska ..
- TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOMEJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOMEJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2002..The quality of life agitated nursing home residents, residents who are exposed to the agitation, and nursing home caregivers would thereby be improved. ..
- ENGAGEMENT OF PERSONS WITH DEMENTIAJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2004..In that way, it presents an exciting prospect for improving the quality of life in demented persons, thereby reducing their caregivers' burden. ..
- ENGAGEMENT OF PERSONS WITH DEMENTIAJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2005..In that way, it presents an exciting prospect for improving the quality of life in demented persons, thereby reducing their caregivers' burden. ..
- TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOMEJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2000..The quality of life agitated nursing home residents, residents who are exposed to the agitation, and nursing home caregivers would thereby be improved. ..
- TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOMEJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 1992..The proposed study will address some of these issues...
- TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOMEJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 1993..The proposed study will address some of these issues...
- TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOMEJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 1999
- TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOMEJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2009..PHS 398 (Rev. 05/01) Page 2 Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, first, middle): Cohen-Mansfield, Jiska ..
- ENGAGEMENT OF PERSONS WITH DEMENTIAJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2006..In that way, it presents an exciting prospect for improving the quality of life in demented persons, thereby reducing their caregivers' burden. ..
- TRANSFERRING DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT AND ASSESSMENT RESOURCD Simpson; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Amelioration of Literacy Deficits in Prenatal CareDebra Roter; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Predictive Modeling of Call Outcomes to Poison Control Center RecommendationsLee Ellington; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Dignity Intervention for Terminally Ill Cancer PatientsHarvey Chochinov; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Amelioration of Literacy Deficits in Prenatal CareDebra Roter; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- Dignity Intervention for Terminally illl Cancer PatientsHarvey Chochinov; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Mechanisms underlying patient-treatment matches and mismatches in alcohol therapyMITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Mechanisms underlying patient-treatment matches and mismatches in alcohol therapyMITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Patient-Provider Communication on Partner ViolenceJudy Chang; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- Genetic Counseling Processes and Analogue Client OutcomeDebra Roter; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Psychotherapy Process in Alcohol Treatment MatchingMITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Dignity Intervention for Terminally Ill Cancer PatientsHarvey Chochinov; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Factor Associated w/ Help-Seeking & Change in Drug AbuseMITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2005..The results of this study will provide new information about the initiation and maintenance of behavior change, and may contribute significantly to informing public policy, prevention, and treatment efforts. ..
- Factor Associated w/ Help-Seeking & Change in Drug AbuseMITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2006..The results of this study will provide new information about the initiation and maintenance of behavior change, and may contribute significantly to informing public policy, prevention, and treatment efforts. ..
- Amelioration of Literacy Deficits in Prenatal CareDebra Roter; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Psychotherapy Process in Alcohol Treatment MatchingMITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Dignity Intervention for Terminally Ill Cancer PatientsHarvey Chochinov; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Psychotherapy Process in Alcohol Treatment MatchingMITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Psychotherapy Process in Alcohol Treatment MatchingMITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Factors Associated with Help-Seeking and Change in Substance UseMITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2007..The results of this study will provide new information about the initiation and maintenance of behavior change, and may contribute significantly to informing public policy, prevention, and treatment efforts. ..
- Psychotherapy Process in Alcohol Treatment MatchingMITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Genetic Counseling Processes and Analogue Client OutcomeDebra Roter; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Predictive Modeling of Call Outcomes to Poison Control Center RecommendationsLee Ellington; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Sustainable HIV Risk Reduction Strategies for CJ SystemsD Dwayne Simpson; Fiscal Year: 2010..The current proposal addresses both of these highly significant issues. ..
- TRANSFERRING DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT AND ASSESSMENT RESOURCD Simpson; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Predictive Modeling of Call Outcomes to Poison Control Center RecommendationsLee Ellington; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- Understanding Social Contributions to Disparities in Depression Care: US and UKDebra L Roter; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Communication on Illicit Drug and/or Alcohol Use in ObstetricsJudy C Chang; Fiscal Year: 2010..e. alcohol, drugs and tobacco) and what communication elements help promote disclosure and behavior change is essential to designing communication interventions to reduce substance use during pregnancy. ..
- Amelioration of Literacy Deficits in Prenatal CareDebra Roter; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Communication Analysis of BRCA1 Genetic CounselingLee Ellington; Fiscal Year: 2002..Predictor variables of participant adjustment include: sociodemographics, communication factors (e.g., medical information), kindred, pre-test distress levels, and carrier status. ..
- Understanding Social Contributions to Disparities in Depression Care: US and UKDebra Roter; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- How Does Motivational Interviewing Reduce Alcohol Abuse?Theresa Moyers; Fiscal Year: 2004..The integrity of the Project MATCH motivational enhancement therapy (MET) and the comprehensive client follow up data already collected in that project provide a vehicle for cost-effective investigation of mechanisms of action in MI. ..
- The Process of Group Therapy for Cocaine DependencePaul Crits Christoph; Fiscal Year: 2007..Statistical solutions for addressing such "rolling" groups have yet to be developed. Our second aim is to develop a new statistical approach to the analysis of data from "rolling" groups. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Behavioral Contract Intervention to Improve Adherence Among Renal Transplant ReciMarie Chisholm; Fiscal Year: 2009..The application of the new knowledge gained in this project will also help to more effectively utilize kidneys donated for transplantation by improving adherence, health, and economic outcomes. ..
- MAINTENANCE OF TREATMENT GAINS IN ADOLESCENTS WITH ARDYifrah Kaminer; Fiscal Year: 2005..e., frequency, quantity) of relapse and related negative consequences, and improve overall functioning of the participants. ..
- Evidence-Based Practices and Service Outcomes in Usual Care for ASAAARON contact HOGUE; Fiscal Year: 2010..This study will begin to fill this gap by providing a rigorous evaluation of the implementation of evidence-based practices for ASA in usual care. ..
- MAINTENANCE OF TREATMENT GAINS IN ADOLESCENTS WITH ARDYifrah Kaminer; Fiscal Year: 2002..e., frequency, quantity) of relapse and related negative consequences, and improve overall functioning of the participants. ..
- Self Perceptions of Risk for Patients with Co-Occurring DisordersJennifer Lynne Skeem; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Testing Theory-Based Training in Motivational InterviewingTheresa Moyers; Fiscal Year: 2008..This research will also provide a foundation for future investigations of effective ingredients of substance abuse treatments. ..
- Quality Community Services for Adolescent Drug AbuseAaron Hogue; Fiscal Year: 2006..An important secondary yield will be increasing the scarce knowledge base on commonly practiced community approaches in the SAU condition. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- MAINTENANCE OF TREATMENT GAINS IN ADOLESCENTS WITH ARDYifrah Kaminer; Fiscal Year: 2001..e., frequency, quantity) of relapse and related negative consequences, and improve overall functioning of the participants. ..
- Communication in Late-stage Cancer: Exploring Hospice DecisionDeborah Waldrop; Fiscal Year: 2009..3) Understanding how end-of-life decisions are made is essential for the efficient planning and delivery of comprehensive services for the growing number of adults who will die from cancer. ..
- Curbing Tobacco Use in Suburban and Rural SchoolsAlexander Prokhorov; Fiscal Year: 2007..Follow-up assessments will be conducted at 6 weeks and at 6, 12, and 18 months. ..
- Treatment adherence in minorities with rheumatic diseaseMaria Suarez Almazor; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Skin Toxicity Effects in Breast Radiation: A Cognitive Behavioral InterventionJulie Schnur; Fiscal Year: 2008..Second, the proposal will test a new intervention with the potential to improve the quality of life of all breast cancer patients undergoing radiotherapy, an often ignored group from the behavioral medicine perspective. ..
- Conceptions of Race and Ethnicity Used in Gene-Environment Interaction StudiesJanet K Shim; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Hospital to Home: Cognitively Impaired Elders/CaregiversMary Naylor; Fiscal Year: 2006..Findings have the potential to inform improved care management of these patients and their caregivers, an Institute of Medicine priority for national action. ..
- Curbing Tobacco Use in Suburban and Rural SchoolsAlexander V Prokhorov; Fiscal Year: 2010..The study will be a group-randomized, controlled trial with 2000 participants aged 14-16 years from 16 high schools in suburban and rural southeast Texas. Follow-up assessments will be conducted at 6 weeks and at 6, 12, and 18 months. ..
- Developing an Abuse-Sensitive Depression Care ModelChristina Nicolaidis; Fiscal Year: 2007..This project will provide the necessary training, experience, and preliminary data for a R01 proposal to conduct a randomized controlled trial testing the effectiveness of an abuse-sensitive depression care model. ..
- Enhancing cancer outreach for low-income adults with innovative smoking cessationDamon J Vidrine; Fiscal Year: 2010..The treatments will include components such as brief advice to quit, nicotine patch, written materials, motivational interviewing/health feedback counseling, text/pix messaging, and proactive cell phone counseling. ..
- Combined Treatment for GADPaul Crits Christoph; Fiscal Year: 2007..Data analysis will focus on differential rate of change (mixed model analyses) for the two groups. If promising results are obtained for combined treatment, a larger more definitive trial will be planned. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Health related quality of life: Elders in long-term careMary Naylor; Fiscal Year: 2006..The findings from this study will enable policy makers and providers, as well as recipients of long term care services, to evaluate and make informed choices related to long-term care. ..
- Patient-Provider Interaction & Response to AcupunctureMaria Suarez Almazor; Fiscal Year: 2005..In addition there will be a natural control group (waiting list group), in which patients will be offered acupuncture three months after study entry. ..
- Cognitive Behavioral Determinants in Knee ReplacementMaria Suarez Almazor; Fiscal Year: 2007..The intervention will be based on cognitive behavioral strategies. ..
- A Unified Treatment for Anxiety DisordersDavid Barlow; Fiscal Year: 2007..If successful, this will be the first step towards a large scale treatment study validating a unified psychosocial approach to the emotional disorders. ..
- Climate, Diversity, and Outcomes in Rural Mental HealthCHRISTOPHER LARRISON; Fiscal Year: 2008..The research to test the effectiveness of the intervention will be proposed as an R01. ..
- Chronicity of HIV and Aging on Neuropsychological and Everyday PerformanceDavid Vance; Fiscal Year: 2008..This application proposes to examine this phenomenon and provides a possible intervention should speed of processing detrimentally impacts everyday functioning in this emerging population. ..
- Curbing Tobacco Use in Suburban and Rural SchoolsAlexander Prokhorov; Fiscal Year: 2008..Follow-up assessments will be conducted at 6 weeks and at 6, 12, and 18 months. ..
- Older Mothers and Adult Daughters: High Blood Pressure Self Management BehaviorsCeleste Shawler; Fiscal Year: 2008..The candidate plans to further examine the significance of inner strength and modifiable health behaviors of older women with hypertension. ..
- Caregiving Skills in Effective Medication Management for Hospice PatientsDENYS LAU; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- Psychotherapy for Major Depression in the CommunityPaul Crits Christoph; Fiscal Year: 2008..created will work synergistically with existing programs at Penn that focuses on psychotherapy research (Center for the Study of Psychotherapy) and mental health services research (Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research) ..
- UCLA CANCER EDUCATION AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMRoshan Bastani; Fiscal Year: 2008..Our Career Development Program will continue to be offered through the Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research of the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center and School of Public Health, UCLA. ..
- CBPR to Improve Depression Care for African-American Domestic Violence SurvivorsChristina Nicolaidis; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Cognitive Behavioral Determinants in Knee ReplacementMaria Suarez Almazor; Fiscal Year: 2007..The intervention will be based on cognitive behavioral strategies. ..
- Curbing Tobacco Use in Suburban and Rural SchoolsAlexander Prokhorov; Fiscal Year: 2009..The study will be a group-randomized, controlled trial with 2000 participants aged 14-16 years from 16 high schools in suburban and rural southeast Texas. Follow-up assessments will be conducted at 6 weeks and at 6, 12, and 18 months. ..
- Health related quality of life: Elders in long-term careMary Naylor; Fiscal Year: 2009..The findings from this study will enable policy makers and providers, as well as recipients of long term care services, to evaluate and make informed choices related to long-term care. ..
- Providers' Views of the Roles of Medical InterpretersI LING HSIEH; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Older Mothers and Adult Daughters: High Blood Pressure Self Management BehaviorsCeleste Shawler; Fiscal Year: 2009..The candidate plans to further examine the significance of inner strength and modifiable health behaviors of older women with hypertension. ..
- TEEN SMOKING PREVENTION AND CESSATION VIA CD ROM PROGRAMAlexander Prokhorov; Fiscal Year: 2001..The study design is an 18-month, group-randomized, controlled trial. Study participants will include students 14-16 years of age (10" graders at baseline) from 16 Houston area high schools. ..
- Health Related Quality of Life: Elders in Long Term CareMary Naylor; Fiscal Year: 2007..The findings from this study will enable policy makers and providers, as well as recipients of long term care services, to evaluate and make informed choices related to long-term care. ..
- Informal Caregiving & Medical Adherence Among HIV+ IDUsAmy Knowlton; Fiscal Year: 2007..Study findings will contribute to the identification of appropriate targets and approaches for the behavioral adherence intervention. ..
- Informal Caregiving & Medical Adherence Among HIV+ IDUsAmy Knowlton; Fiscal Year: 2008..Study findings will contribute to the identification of appropriate targets and approaches for the behavioral adherence intervention. ..
- END OF LIFE CARE IN LATE STAGE DEMENTIAPeter Rabins; Fiscal Year: 2000..Findings from this study will be of use in developing interventions to improve the quality of EOL care in dementia. ..
- Patient-Provider Interaction & Response to AcupunctureMaria Suarez Almazor; Fiscal Year: 2002..In addition there will be a natural control group (waiting list group), in which patients will be offered acupuncture three months after study entry. ..
- TEEN SMOKING PREVENTION AND CESSATION VIA CD ROM PROGRAMAlexander Prokhorov; Fiscal Year: 2002..The study design is an 18-month, group-randomized, controlled trial. Study participants will include students 14-16 years of age (10" graders at baseline) from 16 Houston area high schools. ..
- Smoking Cessation Program for College StudentsAlexander Prokhorov; Fiscal Year: 2003..The proposed study will contribute significantly to our understanding of the smoking cessation process among college students, who are an understudied population. ..
- Patient-Provider Interaction & Response to AcupunctureMaria Suarez Almazor; Fiscal Year: 2003..In addition there will be a natural control group (waiting list group), in which patients will be offered acupuncture three months after study entry. ..
- TEEN SMOKING PREVENTION AND CESSATION VIA CD ROM PROGRAMAlexander Prokhorov; Fiscal Year: 2003..The study design is an 18-month, group-randomized, controlled trial. Study participants will include students 14-16 years of age (10" graders at baseline) from 16 Houston area high schools. ..
- Providers' perceptions of the diaphragm in Southern Afr*Cynthia Harper; Fiscal Year: 2003..As the diaphragm effectiveness results become available, data from this proposed study will position us to design counseling interventions and to address provider education and training needs. ..
- Cognitive Behavioral Determinants in Knee ReplacementMaria Suarez Almazor; Fiscal Year: 2004..The intervention will be based on cognitive behavioral strategies. ..