consumer advocacy

Summary

Summary: The promotion and support of consumers' rights and interests.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Antivaccination activists on the world wide web
    P Davies
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney A27, NSW 2006, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 87:22-5. 2002
  2. doi Framing a public health debate over alcohol advertising: the Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth 2002-2008
    David H Jernigan
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Public Health Policy 32:165-79. 2011
  3. doi Public policy involvement by health commissioners
    Amy Thompson
    The University of Toledo, Health and Human Services, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Community Health 34:239-45. 2009
  4. ncbi Leadership in a public housing community
    Marie Wolff
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Health Commun 9:119-26. 2004
  5. ncbi Advocacy for physical activity--from evidence to influence
    Trevor Shilton
    National Heart Foundation of Australia, 334 Rokeby Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
    Promot Educ 13:118-26. 2006
  6. pmc Advocacy for public health: a primer
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, A27 University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:361-5. 2004
  7. ncbi Planning and implementing a community-based public health advocacy campaign: a transport case study from Australia
    Murray Gomm
    Department of Health, The University of Western Australia, Australia
    Health Promot Int 21:284-92. 2006
  8. pmc Housing and health: time again for public health action
    James Krieger
    Public Health Seattle and King County and the Schools of Medicine and Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle 98104 4039, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:758-68. 2002
  9. ncbi Quantitative impact of including consumers in the scientific review of breast cancer research proposals
    Yvonne Andejeski
    Biomedical Sciences Group, Science Applications Internal Corporation SHIC, Frederick, Maryland, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:379-88. 2002
  10. ncbi A study of client-focused case management and consumer advocacy: the Community and Consumer Service Project
    M O'DONNELL
    Psychiatry Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 33:684-93. 1999

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  1. pmc Antivaccination activists on the world wide web
    P Davies
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney A27, NSW 2006, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 87:22-5. 2002
    ..To determine the likelihood of finding an antivaccination site on the world wide web and to characterise their explicit claims and rhetorical appeals...
  2. doi Framing a public health debate over alcohol advertising: the Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth 2002-2008
    David H Jernigan
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Public Health Policy 32:165-79. 2011
    ..Combining a steady stream of reports and peer-reviewed articles with state and federal organizing and media advocacy, the Center re-framed a policy debate over alcohol marketing and youth, enabling measurable progress...
  3. doi Public policy involvement by health commissioners
    Amy Thompson
    The University of Toledo, Health and Human Services, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Community Health 34:239-45. 2009
    ..Professional preparation programs and continuing education opportunities should focus on advocacy, public policy development, and removing barriers to action...
  4. ncbi Leadership in a public housing community
    Marie Wolff
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Health Commun 9:119-26. 2004
    ..This program faced unique challenges since the advocates both worked and lived in the same setting. However, confronting and resolving these issues ultimately enhanced the quality of the program...
  5. ncbi Advocacy for physical activity--from evidence to influence
    Trevor Shilton
    National Heart Foundation of Australia, 334 Rokeby Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
    Promot Educ 13:118-26. 2006
    ..What should be advocated? 3. Implementing a mix of advocacy strategies to influence and mobilise support for the physical activity agenda. How should advocacy be implemented?..
  6. pmc Advocacy for public health: a primer
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, A27 University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:361-5. 2004
    ..Public health advocacy is the strategic use of news media to advance a public policy initiative, often in the face of opposition...
  7. ncbi Planning and implementing a community-based public health advocacy campaign: a transport case study from Australia
    Murray Gomm
    Department of Health, The University of Western Australia, Australia
    Health Promot Int 21:284-92. 2006
    ..The case study demonstrates the value of a well-planned campaign and including public health advocacy in public health practice, as an important strategy to facilitate the creation of healthy environments through healthy public policy...
  8. pmc Housing and health: time again for public health action
    James Krieger
    Public Health Seattle and King County and the Schools of Medicine and Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle 98104 4039, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:758-68. 2002
    ..Now is the time for public health to create healthier homes by confronting substandard housing...
  9. ncbi Quantitative impact of including consumers in the scientific review of breast cancer research proposals
    Yvonne Andejeski
    Biomedical Sciences Group, Science Applications Internal Corporation SHIC, Frederick, Maryland, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:379-88. 2002
    ..As major stakeholders, patients and other consumer advocates sought inclusion in all decision-making processes affecting funding of disease-targeted research...
  10. ncbi A study of client-focused case management and consumer advocacy: the Community and Consumer Service Project
    M O'DONNELL
    Psychiatry Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 33:684-93. 1999
    ..Client-focused services were developed using an empowerment model of case management and by the addition of consumer advocates...
  11. ncbi Advocacy for children through activism
    Karen G Duderstadt
    J Pediatr Health Care 18:217-8. 2004
  12. pmc An approach to coordinate efforts to reduce the public health burden of stroke: the Delta States Stroke Consortium
    Virginia J Howard
    School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 0022, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 1:A19. 2004
    ..The Delta States Stroke Consortium members propose that together these domains and activities define a structure to guide interventions to reduce the public health burden of stroke in this region...
  13. ncbi Private enforcement: litigation as a tool to prevent obesity
    Richard A Daynard
    Tobacco Control Resource Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Public Health Policy 25:408-17. 2004
    ..While litigation can be effective, media attention and current political discourse on "tort reform" has engendered a set of legislative actions that would foreclose litigation as a public health strategy...
  14. ncbi Pharmaceutical industry agenda setting in mental health policies
    R Gosden
    University of Wollongong, 20 Hill Street, Austinmer, NSW 2515, Australia
    Ethical Hum Sci Serv 3:147-59. 2001
    ..However, policies tailored to their commercial purpose are not necessarily beneficial either for patients or the society at large...
  15. ncbi Using technology in advocacy efforts to aid in tobacco policy and politics
    J Don Chaney
    University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, USA
    Health Promot Pract 4:218-24. 2003
  16. ncbi A proud collaboration with the tobacco technical assistance consortium on a historical public health issue
    Randy H Schwartz
    Cancer Control for the American Cancer Society, New England Division, USA
    Health Promot Pract 5:6S-7S. 2004
  17. ncbi Building a network of grass roots advocates
    Leslie Spencer
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Rowan University, USA
    Am J Health Promot 19:suppl 7-8. 2005
  18. pmc Making the grade in public health advocacy
    M Elaine Auld
    Am J Public Health 93:1984-5. 2003
  19. ncbi Advocacy 101: getting started in health education advocacy
    Regina A Galer-Unti
    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 2046, USA
    Health Promot Pract 5:280-8. 2004
    ..A compendium of highly accessible resources is also provided. Finally, this article provides motivation for the beginning advocate...
  20. ncbi Studying the news on public health: how content analysis supports media advocacy
    Lori Dorfman
    Berkeley Media Studies Group, Public Health Institute, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Am J Health Behav 27:S217-26. 2003
    ..To describe how content analysis of the news assists media advocates...
  21. ncbi Are we prepared for tomorrow's health challenges?
    Angela Z Monson
    Oklahoma State Senate, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 31:33-8. 2003
  22. ncbi The role of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in public health law
    Suzi Ruhl
    Center for Public Health and Law, Environmental Law Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 31:76-7. 2003
  23. ncbi Civil society? What deliberative democrats can tell advocates about how to build public commitment to the health promotion agenda
    Brian E Evoy
    Centre for Population Health Promotion Research, Interdisciplinary Studies Graduate Program, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 99:321-3. 2008
    ..It is recommended that public resources be provided to involve the public in deliberations about population health promotion issues related to the wicked problem of health inequities...
  24. ncbi From public interest to political justice
    Richard E Ashcroft
    Imperial College of Science, Technology, and Medicine, United Kingdom
    Camb Q Healthc Ethics 13:20-7. 2004
  25. ncbi Social work and the Supreme Court: a clash of values; a time for action
    Vicki Lens
    Columbia University School of Social Work, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Soc Work 49:327-30. 2004
  26. ncbi What it takes for Congress to act
    Clyde H Evans
    Association of Academic Health Centers, 1400 16th St NW, Suite 720, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Am J Health Promot 18:177-81. 2003
    ..Part 2 presents some observations about the basic structure and process that have implications for advocates. Part 3 translates these observations into concrete strategies for effective advocacy...
  27. ncbi The health educator's role in advocacy and policy: principles, processes, programs, and partnerships
    Nancy Moore Caira
    Bernards Township Health Department, Basking Ridge, New Jersey, USA
    Health Promot Pract 4:303-13. 2003
    ..The trainings and subsequent initiatives provide a template for organizations and individuals to build advocacy skills and increase the role of public health professionals in setting state public health policy...
  28. ncbi Nurturing a culture of innovation
    Dominick P DePaola
    The Forsyth Institute, 140 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115 3799, USA
    J Dent Res 83:446-7. 2004
  29. ncbi Discovering the full spectrum of cardiovascular disease: Minority Health Summit 2003: report of the Advocacy Writing Group
    Antronette K Yancey
    Circulation 111:e140-9. 2005
  30. ncbi Funding and the mechanisms of change
    C Earl Fox
    Urban Health Institution, John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
    Manag Care 14:8-9; discussion 13-20. 2005
  31. ncbi Health impact assessment and advocacy: a challenging combination
    J Lennert Veerman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soz Praventivmed 51:151-2. 2006
  32. ncbi Public roles of US physicians: community participation, political involvement, and collective advocacy
    Russell L Gruen
    Department of Surgery, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    JAMA 296:2467-75. 2006
    ..Yet little is known about practicing physicians' attitudes about or the extent to which they participate in public roles, which we defined as community participation, political involvement, and collective advocacy...
  33. pmc Making big tobacco give in: you lose, they win
    Nathaniel Wander
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences and the Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:2048-54. 2006
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  34. ncbi Applying lessons from tobacco litigation to obesity lawsuits
    Jess Alderman
    Northeastern University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:82-8. 2006
    ..Understanding the lessons of tobacco can save public health advocates much time and many resources and thus allow tobacco litigation to benefit public health in new ways...
  35. ncbi Healthy America--the opportunity to meet the challenge in our states
    Juliana Smith
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:663-4. 2006
  36. ncbi Argentina: no lesson learned
    Celia Iriart
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Int J Health Serv 36:177-96. 2006
    ..Social movements have emerged that are developing alternative projects and showing that, when the base is solidarity, "another world is possible."..
  37. ncbi The heartland's heartstrings: the power, challenges, and opportunities of rural health advocacy in Washington
    Jeanne M Lambrew
    George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC, USA
    N C Med J 67:55-7. 2006
  38. ncbi ONS health policy advocacy extends beyond Capitol Hill and the legislative arena
    Ilisa M Halpern
    Gardner Cartot and Douglas, LLC, USA
    ONS News 20:10. 2005
  39. ncbi Consumers are king. From IT projects to quality initiatives to improved transparency, in '07 it's all about making the healthcare experience better, safer
    Cinda Becker
    Mod Healthc 37:24-8. 2007
  40. doi The impact of corporate practices on health: implications for health policy
    Nicholas Freudenberg
    Hunter College, Public Health, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Public Health Policy 29:86-104; discussion 105. 2008
    ..Systematic analysis of these experiences yields insights that can guide the development of health policies that increase opportunities for primary prevention by discouraging harmful corporate practices...
  41. ncbi Patients as consumers: courts, contracts, and the new medical marketplace
    Mark A Hall
    Wake Forest University, USA
    Mich Law Rev 106:643-89. 2008
    ..This Article proposes legal solutions to the plight of the patient-as-consumer and asks what that plight tells us about market solutions to the health-care quandary...
  42. pmc US Public Health Agency involvement in youth-focused illicit drug policy, planning, and prevention at the local level, 1999-2003
    Duane C McBride
    Institute for Prevention of Addictions, Andrews University, 10211 IPA Rd, Berrien Springs, MI 49104 0211, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:270-7. 2008
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  43. ncbi Public health advocacy to change corporate practices: implications for health education practice and research
    Nicholas Freudenberg
    Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Health Educ Behav 32:298-319; discussion 355-62. 2005
    ..It analyzes the role of health professionals, government, and advocacy groups in these campaigns and assesses the implications of this domain for health education practice and research...
  44. ncbi Forrester Blanchard Washington and his advocacy for African Americans in the new deal
    Frederica H Barrow
    School of Social Work, University of South Florida, Tampla 33620 6600, USA
    Soc Work 52:201-8. 2007
    ..This article is based on Washington's writings and materials found in the National Archives and Records Administration at College Park, Maryland...
  45. ncbi Media advocacy and newspaper coverage of tobacco issues: a comparative analysis of 1 year's print news in the United States and Australia
    Katherine Clegg Smith
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:289-99. 2005
    ..The difference in policy conditions seems to offer contrasting opportunities for advocates in the two countries to use newspapers to promote helpful tobacco control messages for both behavior and policy change...
  46. ncbi Case managers' voices must be heard by state, national policymakers
    Barbara L Kornblau
    Prof Case Manag 12:3-4. 2007
  47. ncbi Diet, heart disease, and the role of the registered dietitian
    Alice H Lichtenstein
    Nutrition Science and Policy, Cardiovascular Nutrition Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:205-8. 2007
  48. ncbi Obesity--the new frontier of public health law
    Michelle M Mello
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:2601-10. 2006
  49. ncbi Interview with Dearell Niemeyer, tobacco policy expert. Interview by Ellen Jones
    Dearell Niemeyer
    Tobacco Technical Assistance Consortium TTAC, USA
    Health Promot Pract 4:17-22. 2003
  50. ncbi Working on the puzzle: health care coverage for low-wage workers
    Louise G Trubek
    University of Wisconsin Law School, USA
    Health Matrix Clevel 12:157-79. 2002
  51. pmc A seat at the table: membership in federal advisory committees evaluating public policy in genetics
    C F Ard
    Florence Heller Graduate School for Advanced Studies in Social Welfare, Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:787-90. 2001
    ....
  52. ncbi Public health law in an age of terrorism: rethinking individual rights and common goods
    Lawrence O Gostin
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:79-93. 2002
    ..Finally, the paper offers a systematic defense of MSEHPA, which has galvanized the public debate around the appropriate balance between public goods and individual rights...
  53. ncbi Test Positive Aware Network turns 15
    Jim Pickett
    Posit Aware 13:23-6. 2002
  54. pmc Smart growth: a prescription for livable cities
    Alyson L Geller
    Am J Public Health 93:1410-5. 2003
  55. ncbi Innovation in social policy: collaborative policy advocacy
    Margaret S Sherraden
    Department of Social Work, Center for International Studies, University of Missouri St Louis, 8001 Natural Bridge Road, St Louis, MO 63121, USA
    Soc Work 47:209-21. 2002
    ..Social workers can and should take the lead and become significant actors in state policy development...
  56. ncbi Federalism and social justice: implications for social work
    Donald M Linhorst
    School of Social Service, Saint Louis University, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Soc Work 47:201-8. 2002
    ..Implications for social work policy practice, research, and education for advancing social justice within the federal system of government are explored...
  57. ncbi Organizational and community health changes under welfare reform
    Susan Burger
    Rutgers University College of Nursing, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 8:79-83. 2002
    ..Specific actions to initiate and influence healthy welfare policy reformulation are presented...
  58. ncbi Bridging the gap: state and private industry response to the lack of a Medicare outpatient prescription drug benefit
    Wendy C Goldstein
    Epstein Becker and Green, PC, New York Office, USA
    Manag Care Interface 15:55-8. 2002
    ..The article describes how various states and private initiatives have acted to increase access to affordable outpatient prescription drugs for seniors...
  59. ncbi Unfinished business: how litigation relates to health care regulation
    William M Sage
    Columbia University School of Law, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 28:387-419. 2003
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  60. ncbi Shadow governance: the political construction of health policy leadership
    Lawrence D Brown
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 28:517-24. 2003
  61. pmc The built environment and its relationship to the public's health: the legal framework
    Wendy Collins Perdue
    Georgetown University Law Center, 600 New Jersey Avenue, Washington, DC 20001, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1390-4. 2003
    ..This article reviews the connection between public health and the built environment and then describes the legal pathways for improving the design of our built environment...
  62. pmc Practice-based teaching for health policy action and advocacy
    Shelley A Hearne
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:65-70. 2008
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  63. ncbi The future of health social work
    Edward V Pecukonis
    School of Social Work, University of Maryland, 525 West Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 37:1-15. 2003
    ..The proposed changes are intended to stimulate discussion and an exchange of ideas needed to maintain Social Work's relevance and integrity in the evolving health care delivery system...
  64. ncbi The numbers behind the news. Helping the public understand medical research results
    Louise Kertesz
    Healthplan 44:10-4, 16, 18. 2003
  65. ncbi Nonprofit organizations versus government agencies to reduce tobacco use
    Vivien Carver
    Partnership for a Healthy Mississippi, 350 West Woodrow Wilson, Suite 499, Jackson, Mississippi 39213, USA
    J Public Health Policy 24:181-94. 2003
    ..In 1999 and 2000, tobacco use declined in Mississippi, even compared to neighboring states. This unique partnership's multifaceted approach to social change probably facilitated this decline...
  66. pmc Public health, law, and local control: destruction of the US chemical weapons stockpile
    Michael R Greenberg
    Department of Urban Studies and Community Health, Bloustein School of Planning and Policy, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1958, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1222-6. 2003
    ..This controversy is in large part due to efforts by some state and local governments and activist groups to play a more central role in a decision making process that was once fully controlled by the US Army...
  67. ncbi Incorporating palliative care into critical care education: principles, challenges, and opportunities
    M Danis
    National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Crit Care Med 27:2005-13. 1999
    ..To identify the goals and methods for medical education about end-of-life care in the intensive care unit (ICU)...
  68. ncbi A canary in the coal mine: documenting citizenship and identity in the State of Massachusetts
    Richard M Kwong
    MDRC, Health and Barriers to Employment, 475 14th Street, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Health Policy 96:1-6. 2010
    ..g., providers, community advocates) adopted to help overcome them...
  69. ncbi Reducing the risk of sexual abuse for people who use augmentative and alternative communication
    Barbara Collier
    Augmentative Communication Community Partnerships Canada, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Augment Altern Commun 22:62-75. 2006
    ..and health care professionals); and (d) make recommendations to parents, educators, service providers, and consumer advocacy organizations about their roles in reducing the risk of abuse for youth and adults who use AAC...
  70. doi Enhancing the quality and efficiency of newborn screening programs through the use of health information technology
    Gregory J Downing
    Personalized Health Care Initiative, Office of the Secretary, US Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC 20201, USA
    Semin Perinatol 34:156-62. 2010
    ..strategies are needed among the public health, primary care practice, referral/specialty service, and consumer advocacy communities to provide continuity of information required for medical decision-making throughout prenatal, ..
  71. ncbi Use of complementary therapies by Australian women with breast cancer
    T Kremser
    National Breast and Ovarian Cancer Centre, Locked Bag 3, Strawberry Hills, NSW 2012, Australia
    Breast 17:387-94. 2008
    ..The survey was mailed to members of two breast cancer consumer advocacy groups, and assessed type of therapy used, reasons for use, and sources of information about complementary ..
  72. ncbi Case study on nutrition labelling policy-making in Canada
    Ellen M Vogel
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, ON, Canada
    Can J Diet Pract Res 71:85-92. 2010
    ....
  73. ncbi Who does the public trust? The case of genetically modified food in the United States
    John T Lang
    Department of Sociology and the Food Policy Institute, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Risk Anal 25:1241-52. 2005
    ..Evaluators-scientists, universities, and medical professionals-are the most trusted. Watchdogs-consumer advocacy organizations, environmental organizations, and media sources-are moderately trusted...
  74. ncbi Integrating evidence-based practices and the recovery model
    F J Frese
    Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:1462-8. 2001
    b>Consumer advocacy has emerged as an important factor in mental health policy during the past few decades...
  75. ncbi The organization and delivery of craniofacial health services: the state of the art
    R P Strauss
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 36:189-95. 1999
    ..Trends in team regionalization, quality assurance, outcomes research, and consumer advocacy are reviewed...
  76. pmc Analysis of consumer information brochures on osteoporosis prevention and treatment
    Gabriele Meyer
    University of Hamburg, Unit of Health Sciences and Education, Hamburg, Germany
    Ger Med Sci 5:Doc01. 2007
    ..Method: All printed brochures from patient and consumer advocacy groups, physician and governmental organisations, health insurances, and pharmaceutical companies were ..
  77. ncbi Development of a consumer advocacy program
    M O'DONNELL
    Psychiatry Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 32:873-9. 1998
    The aim of the present paper was to describe the development of a consumer advocacy program within the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney (NSW, Australia).
  78. ncbi Is "shy bladder syndrome" a subtype of social anxiety disorder? A survey of people with paruresis
    Bavanisha Vythilingum
    MRC Unit on Anxiety Disorders, University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa
    Depress Anxiety 16:84-7. 2002
    ..Despite the existence of a consumer advocacy organization, the "Intentional Paruresis Association (www.paruresis...
  79. pmc Setting the public agenda for online health search: a white paper and action agenda
    Liza Greenberg
    Utilization Review Accreditation Commission Inc URAC, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    J Med Internet Res 6:e18. 2004
    ..Both consumers and quality experts have raised concerns about the quality of information on the Web and the ability of consumers to find accurate information that meets their needs...
  80. ncbi Health and safety issues pertaining to genetically modified foods
    F Goodyear-Smith
    Division of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 25:371-5. 2001
    ..Dissatisfied consumer advocacy groups are calling for all foods involving GM technology to be labelled, irrelevant of whether the final ..
  81. ncbi An assessment of strategies for improving quality of care in nursing homes
    Joshua M Wiener
    The Urban Institute, 2100 M Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Gerontologist 43:19-27. 2003
    ..Despite substantial regulatory oversight, quality of care in nursing homes remains problematic. This article assesses strategies for improving quality of care in these facilities...
  82. ncbi Public disclosure of comparative clinical performance data: lessons from the Scottish experience
    Russell Mannion
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 9:277-86. 2003
    ..groups: health care providers, regional government health care purchasers, general practitioners and consumer advocacy agencies...
  83. ncbi Simvastatin-induced rhabdomyolysis and acute renal injury
    Abdelkarim Waness
    Department of Internal Medicine, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Blood Purif 26:394-8. 2008
    ..The safety profile of this drug has been widely discussed in the medical and consumer advocacy communities...
  84. ncbi Second-generation antipsychotics: cost-effectiveness, policy options, and political decision making
    Robert A Rosenheck
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale Medical School, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:515-20. 2008
    ..restrictions on either drug availability or physician choice are vigorously opposed by professional and consumer advocacy groups as well as by industry, and excessively restrictive approaches could unintentionally reduce access to ..
  85. doi A compendium of strategies to prevent healthcare-associated infections in acute care hospitals
    Deborah S Yokoe
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:S12-21. 2008
    ..professional associations, government and accrediting agencies, legislators, regulators, payers, and consumer advocacy groups...
  86. pmc Towards an International Classification for Patient Safety: a Delphi survey
    Richard Thomson
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University Medical School, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:9-17. 2009
    ..The World Alliance set out to develop an International Classification for Patient Safety (ICPS) to address this, and to test the relevance and acceptability of the draft ICPS and progressively refine it prior to field testing...
  87. ncbi Quality of life in breast cancer. Part I: Physical and social well-being
    B R Ferrell
    City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, California 91010, USA
    Cancer Nurs 20:398-408. 1997
    Almost 2 million breast cancer survivors reside in the United States. An increase in consumer advocacy and media attention to this disease has helped bring breast cancer survivorship to the forefront of public attention...
  88. doi Improving patient safety through infection control: a new healthcare imperative
    Deborah S Yokoe
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:S3-11. 2008
    ..professional associations, government and accrediting agencies, legislators, regulators, payers, and consumer advocacy groups have advanced the prevention of healthcare-associated infections as a national imperative, ..
  89. ncbi Psychology in the prescription era: building a firewall between marketing and science
    David O Antonuccio
    Veterans Affairs Sierra Nevada Health Care System and University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, NV 89503, USA
    Am Psychol 58:1028-43. 2003
    ..organizations, medical journals, continuing medical education, scientific researchers, media experts, and consumer advocacy organizations...
  90. ncbi Quality of care: expanding the social work dialogue
    Deborah M Megivern
    People Incorporated, St Paul, MN, USA
    Soc Work 52:115-24. 2007
    ..The model can be used to assess targets for quality improvement intervention in social services practice settings...
  91. ncbi An introduction to minority health resources on the World Wide Web
    M Z Holbrooks
    Med Ref Serv Q 19:59-71. 2000
    ..The heterogeneity of sponsors, ranging from federal agencies to consumer advocacy and support groups- and their agendas-results in differences of quality, depth of content, and suitability ..
  92. ncbi Understanding newborn screening system issues with emphasis on cystic fibrosis screening
    Bradford L Therrell
    National Newborn Screening and Genetics Resource Center, Austin, TX 78757, USA
    J Pediatr 147:S6-10. 2005
    ..Disorders in Newborns and Children (ACHDGDNC) will impact decisions about NBS panels and professional and consumer advocacy will play an important role in deciding the directions in which NBS programs move...
  93. ncbi Transitional discharge based on therapeutic relationships: state of the art
    Cheryl Forchuk
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Western Ontario Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 21:80-6. 2007
    ..The TDM Plan of Research is presented and reflects the collaboration between stakeholders and the integration of consumer advocacy, clinical practice, education, policy, and research in various countries.
  94. ncbi Patients' rights on the World Wide Web
    M K Taylor
    Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Carbondale, IL 62901 6632, USA
    Med Ref Serv Q 20:57-70. 2001
    ..resources covered in this article include: clearinghouses; government agencies; federal legislative and legal sites; and home pages of professional and trade associations, policy research institutes, and consumer advocacy organizations.
  95. ncbi Discovering the leader within yourself: school nurses as leaders
    Linda J Gibbons
    School Nurse Certification Program, National Louis University, Western Springs, IL, USA
    NASN Sch Nurse 27:82-7. 2012
    ..Setting simple yet attainable goals is the first step to recognizing leadership in oneself...
  96. ncbi Speaking up: teens voice their health information needs
    Kathryn A Smart
    Children s Health Resource Center, Advocate Lutheran General Children s Hospital, Park Ridge, IL, USA
    J Sch Nurs 28:379-88. 2012
    ..Finally, students emphasized the need for privacy and a variety of learning options depending on the specific health topic...
  97. doi Integrating social media and social marketing: a four-step process
    Rosemary Thackeray
    Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA
    Health Promot Pract 13:165-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this article is to provide a template for strategic thinking to successfully include social media as part of the social marketing strategy by using a four-step process...
  98. doi Businesses and advocacy groups create a road map for safer chemicals: the BizNGO Principles for Chemicals Policy
    Mark S Rossi
    Clean Production Action, 122 Woburn Street, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    New Solut 21:387-402. 2011
    ....
  99. doi Science, politics, and identity in northern research ethics licensing
    Lisa Jo K van den Scott
    Sociology Department, Northwestern University, 1810 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics 7:28-36. 2012
    ..This article identifies three effects of this paradox on the NRI; the NRI takes on, first, a rigorousness in licensing; second, an emphasis on maximizing benefits to the community; and third, the role of defender of local knowledge...
  100. doi The value of advocacy in obstetrics and maternal-fetal medicine
    Kathryn G Schubert
    Cavarocchi Ruscio Dennis Associates, LLC, Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 24:453-7. 2012
    ..To show that advocacy on behalf of an individual or organization has improved the practice of obstetrics and maternal-fetal medicine...
  101. ncbi Advocacy for health: revisiting the role of health promotion
    Trish Gould
    School of Public Health and Social Work, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 23:165-70. 2012
    ..The importance of advocacy in protecting the population's health; and suggested strategies to advance an advocacy role...

Research Grants89

  1. OLDER BREAST CANCER PATIENTS: RISK FOR COGNITIVE DECLINE
    Jeanne Mandelblatt; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Comprehensive Cancer Center, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Boston University and Y- Me (a national consumer advocacy organization)...
  2. OLDER BREAST CANCER PATIENTS: RISK FOR COGNITIVE DECLINE
    Robert A Stern; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Comprehensive Cancer Center, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Boston University and Y- Me (a national consumer advocacy organization)...
  3. Evidence-based Guidelines Affecting Policy, Practice and Stakeholders (E-GAPPS)
    Peter C Wyer; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The PC includes representation from health policy, methodology, patient and consumer advocacy, education, publishing, journalism, health care delivery, informatics and decision support, implementation ..
  4. Late 20th-Century Consumer Advocacy and the Shaping of Public Health Policy and P
    Ava Alkon; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..dissertation examines the history of the Public Citizen Health Research Group (HRG)-a small, influential consumer advocacy group established by Ralph Nader and Dr...
  5. Patient safety self-advocacy in patient-centered care
    Nancy Elder; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..will be developed based on analysis of these interviews, and from the existing illness self-management and consumer advocacy literature...
  6. Translating Evidence to Quality Care: Getting the Message to Your Constituency
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The target audience is health consumer advocacy groups interested in integrating understanding and interpretation of evidence-based healthcare (EBHC) into ..
  7. Ethical Decision-Making for Newborn Genetic Screening
    Thomas Murray; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..expertise and experience in genetic screening, ethics, public health, economics, law, public policy, and consumer advocacy. The group will hold four meetings to explore the key issues in the identified areas, using four genetic ..
  8. Ethical Decision-Making for Newborn Genetic Screening
    Thomas Murray; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..expertise and experience in genetic screening, ethics, public health, economics, law, public policy, and consumer advocacy. The group will hold four meetings to explore the key issues in the identified areas, using four genetic ..
  9. Ethical Decision-Making for Newborn Genetic Screening
    Thomas Murray; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..expertise and experience in genetic screening, ethics, public health, economics, law, public policy, and consumer advocacy. The group will hold four meetings to explore the key issues in the identified areas, using four genetic ..
  10. Consumers United for Evidence-Based Healthcare (CUE)
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The target audience will be health consumer advocacy groups interested in integrating understanding and interpretation of evidence-based healthcare (EBHC) into ..
  11. Community Development Teams to Scale-Up MTFC in California
    Patricia Chamberlain; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..e., being a CMHS System of Care site, level of poverty, urban/rural, presence of consumer advocacy, history of collaboration) moderate the hypothesized intervention effect...
  12. Community Development Teams to Scale-Up MTFC in California
    Patricia Chamberlain; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..e., being a CMHS System of Care site, level of poverty, urban/rural, presence of consumer advocacy, history of collaboration) moderate the hypothesized intervention effect...
  13. Community Development Teams to Scale-Up MTFC in California
    Patricia Chamberlain; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..e., being a CMHS System of Care site, level of poverty, urban/rural, presence of consumer advocacy, history of collaboration) moderate the hypothesized intervention effect...
  14. Community Development Teams to Scale-Up MTFC in California
    Patricia Chamberlain; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..e., being a CMHS System of Care site, level of poverty, urban/rural, presence of consumer advocacy, history of collaboration) moderate the hypothesized intervention effect...
  15. Community Development Teams to Scale-Up MTFC in California
    Patricia Chamberlain; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..e., being a CMHS System of Care site, level of poverty, urban/rural, presence of consumer advocacy, history of collaboration) moderate the hypothesized intervention effect...
  16. Community Development Teams to Scale-Up MTFC in California
    Patricia Chamberlain; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..e., being a CMHS System of Care site, level of poverty, urban/rural, presence of consumer advocacy, history of collaboration) moderate the hypothesized intervention effect...
  17. EMPLOYEE RESPONSE TO HEALTH PLAN PERFORMANCE RATINGS
    Michael Chernew; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..has led to the development and dissemination of health plan report cards by employers, the media, and consumer advocacy organizations...
  18. State Guides to Patients' Access to Medical Records
    Joy Pritts; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The audience for these reference materials will consist of health care consumers, consumer advocacy groups, and providers in small group practices...
  19. State Guides to Patients' Access to Medical Records
    Joy Pritts; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The audience for these reference materials will consist of health care consumers, consumer advocacy groups, and providers in small group practices...
  20. State Guides to Patients' Access to Medical Records
    Joy Pritts; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The audience for these reference materials will consist of health care consumers, consumer advocacy groups, and providers in small group practices...
  21. National Asthma Disparities Conference
    Kevin Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..health services research, public health practice, health care financing, health policy, and of course consumer advocacy. In the format of a two-day conference this group of experts will seek to review key issues underlying ..
  22. Developing a Sustainable Consumer Clearinghouse for Translational Depression and
    Patricia J Deldin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The Clearinghouse will build upon a pre-existing partnership among one of the nation's leading consumer advocacy groups (Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance), the nation's inaugural Comprehensive Depression ..
  23. Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving Jail
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This sub-study will also be used to tailor the intervention tested in this proposal for adolescent females. ..
  24. Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving Jail
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This sub-study will also be used to tailor the intervention tested in this proposal for adolescent females. ..
  25. Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving Jail
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This sub-study will also be used to tailor the intervention tested in this proposal for adolescent females. ..
  26. Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving Jail
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This sub-study will also be used to tailor the intervention tested in this proposal for adolescent females. ..
  27. Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving Jail
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This sub-study will also be used to tailor the intervention tested in this proposal for adolescent females. ..
  28. Transdisciplinary Research on Urban Health Collaborative (RMI)
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This application will provide support for the institutionalization of these efforts at the University that educates more researchers and professionals involved in urban health than any university in the nation. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Transdisciplinary Research on Urban Health Collaborative (RMI)
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This application will provide support for the institutionalization of these efforts at the University that educates more researchers and professionals involved in urban health than any university in the nation. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. EXAMINING NURSING HOME COMPARE
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  31. INCIDENT REPORTING IN NURSING HOMES
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This information will further our development of a standardized incident reporting mechanism recommended by the Institute of Medicine and others. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. POOR QUALITY IN PSYCHOACTIVE DRUG USE
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. Psychosocial Intervention in HIV-Affected Children in Haiti
    Joia Mukherjee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Lastly, a group intervention for HIV affected children will be piloted to generate preliminary data for a larger, R01 study designed to prevent poor outcomes in HlV-affected children. ..
  34. Staffing Characteristics of Nursing Homes and Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  35. The Influence of Staff Turnover on Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  36. The Influence of Staff Turnover on Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. Development of an Instrument to Measure Health Literacy
    Lauren McCormack; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  38. Staffing Characteristics of Nursing Homes and Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Agency Staffing and Nursing Home Quality
    Nicholas G Castle; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This investigation examines use of agency staff and quality of care. Our results will have implications for policy makers, practitioners, and consumers. ..
  40. INCIDENT REPORTING IN NURSING HOMES
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This information will further our development of a standardized incident reporting mechanism recommended by the Institute of Medicine and others. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  41. Development of an Instrument to Measure Health Literacy
    Lauren McCormack; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  42. Development of an Instrument to Measure Health Literacy
    Lauren McCormack; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  43. Prostate Cancer Recovery Enhancement (PROCARE) for African American Men
    Lisa C Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  44. Prostate Cancer Recovery Enhancement (PROCARE) for African American Men
    Lisa Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  45. RISP for Mental Health Services in the Aftermath of Violence Against Women
    CRIS SULLIVAN; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Further, the empirically assessed model of collaborative research will be made available to other researchers seeking to bridge mental health research and practice. ..
  46. Nutrition and Cardiovascular Disease Predoctoral Research Training Program
    Alice Lichtenstein; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  47. Patient perceptions of bioengineered probiotics and clinical metagenomics
    Richard Sharp; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  48. Presenting Diagnostic Results from Large-Scale Clinical Mutation Testing
    Richard Sharp; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  49. Community Health Worker Diabetes RCT for Latinos
    Michael Spencer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Ultimately, we believe such interventions hold one key to eliminating disparities in diabetes care and diabetes complications. ..
  50. Doctoral Research Training in Sociomedical Sciences
    Constance Nathanson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The urgent need for interdisciplinary social- science based training to address major contemporary public health problems has been well documented. The doctoral training program we propose is in direct response to that need. ..
  51. A Longitudinal Study of Influenza Vaccine Decisions
    Gretchen Chapman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The results of this study will extend the understanding of predictors of influenza vaccine acceptance and will prove valuable in the development of intervention strategies to boost vaccine acceptance rates. ..
  52. SOY PROTEIN +/- ISOFLAVONOIDS AND PLASMA LIPIDS
    Alice Lichtenstein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The results of these studies, whether positive or negative, should contribute to the data base on which to formulate more specific public health recommendations with respect to decreasing risk of developing CHD. ..
  53. BIOCHEMISTRY AND PHARMACOLOGY OF D2/E2 ISOPROSTANES
    Jason Morrow; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Thus, as a basis for the development of a means to assess the formation of A2/J2- IsoPs in vivo, the nature of this conjugate will be structurally elucidated. ..
  54. UNDERSTANDING RACIAL DIFFERENCES--LUNG CANCER TREATMENT
    Peter Bach; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Once identified, differences in the evaluative process undergone by black and white patients will be assessed, and the association between provider and patient race on receipt of surgery will be tested. ..
  55. Analysis of tobacco industry documents--Asia/Australia
    Simon Chapman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. Analysis of tobacco industry documents--Asia/Australia
    Simon Chapman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. AMPHETAMINE ENHANCED STROKE RECOVERY--BURKE SRCI GROUP
    Larry Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..However the treatment duration will be increased to a total of 10 sessions. ..
  58. Influence of Legal Context on Tobacco Industry Behavior
    RICHARD DAYNARD; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The analyses and supporting documents will serve as a predictor of industry behavior in response to mounting legal pressures. ..
  59. Cholesterol Homeostasis in Framingham Offspring Study
    Alice Lichtenstein; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  60. Allergy Alerts in Computerized Physician Entry
    David Bates; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We believe the results of our work will improve patient safety and the overall quality of pharmacotherapy. We also believe that the results of our study will be applicabe to other healthcare systems ..
  61. BRONX SCIENCE EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP
    ALVIN STRELNICK; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Phase II will concentrate on dissemination. The partnership will train 50 teachers and 45 clinicians starting in year 01 and 40 new teachers in years 02 and 03. ..
  62. DETERMINING/UNDERSTANDING BARRIERS TO ADULT IMMUNIZATION
    Richard Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This project will furnish relevant, up-to-date to enhance policy planning, practice management and medical education. ..
  63. Health Information Technology and Improving Mediciation Use
    David Bates; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, we will build and bolster educational tools and programs to assist with therapeutics and HIT. ..
  64. Storytelling to Promote Colorectal Screening in Primary Care Clinics
    Linda Larkey; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Identification and engagement with the story and perceptions of threat, fear and stress will be assessed as mediators. Findings will potentially inform effective primary care practice interventions for CRCS. ..
  65. SOY PROTEIN +/- ISOFLAVONOIDS AND PLASMA LIPIDS
    Alice Lichtenstein; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The results of these studies, whether positive or negative, should contribute to the data base on which to formulate more specific public health recommendations with respect to decreasing risk of developing CHD. ..
  66. DETERMINING/UNDERSTANDING BARRIERS TO ADULT IMMUNIZATION
    Richard Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This project will furnish relevant, up-to-date to enhance policy planning, practice management and medical education. ..
  67. DETERMINING/UNDERSTANDING BARRIERS TO ADULT IMMUNIZATION
    Richard Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This project will furnish relevant, up-to-date to enhance policy planning, practice management and medical education. ..
  68. DETERMINING/UNDERSTANDING BARRIERS TO ADULT IMMUNIZATION
    Richard Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This project will furnish relevant, up-to-date to enhance policy planning, practice management and medical education. ..
  69. BIOCHEMISTRY AND PHARMACOLOGY OF D2/E2 ISOPROSTANES
    Jason Morrow; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Thus, as a basis for the development of a means to assess the formation of A2/J2- IsoPs in vivo, the nature of this conjugate will be structurally elucidated. ..
  70. Physiological Genomics of Critical Illness and Injury
    J Cobb; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Importantly, there is no other venue by which this group of investigators might meet to discuss the application of genomic technology, ethics, and human values to the study of critical illness and injury. ..
  71. South Bronx Environmental Justice Partnership
    ALVIN STRELNICK; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  72. Redes En Accion: National Latino Cancer Research Network
    Amelie Ramirez; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Phase III will continue Phase II programs with the addition of the creation of new project funding streams and increased collaborations and partnerships to enhance potential long-term sustainability of the network ..
  73. Untangling Infection from Inflammation: Pneumonia
    J Cobb; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Funds from this award are necessary to generate the preliminary data for a larger study, to untangle the septic response from the systemic inflammatory response. ..
  74. Roots of Health Disparities: The Quality of Primary Care
    Peter Bach; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The significance of these findings would be that a singular approach to improving the quality of care provided by physicians should enhance care quality overall and reduce healthcare disparities. ..
  75. South Bronx Environmental Justice Partnership
    ALVIN STRELNICK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  76. Understanding Smokeless Tobacco Marketing
    PAMELA LING; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  77. ROLES OF THE NEWS MEDIA IN KNOWLEDGE DISSEMINATION AROUND NUTRITIOUS DIET
    Katherine Smith; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Moreover, I will be fully equipped to conduct holistic studies of the news media as a key tool for chronic disease prevention - from news production to audience processing. ..
  78. Influence of Legal Context on Tobacco Industry Behavior
    RICHARD DAYNARD; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The investigators will test the coding on samples from the identified datasets. The study findings will be described in articles to be published in peer-reviewed publications. ..
  79. AMPHETAMINE ENHANCED STROKE RECOVERY--BURKE SRCI GROUP
    Larry Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..However the treatment duration will be increased to a total of 10 sessions. ..
  80. DIETARY FAT, PLASMA LIPIDS AND OTHER CHD RISK FACTORS.
    Alice Lichtenstein; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The investigators state that data derived from the proposed studies could contribute to the database on which to formulate more specific public health recommendations regarding the variables described. ..
  81. Influence of Legal Context on Tobacco Industry Behavior
    RICHARD DAYNARD; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The analyses and supporting documents will serve as a predictor of industry behavior in response to mounting legal pressures. ..
  82. BIOCHEMISTRY AND PHARMACOLOGY OF D2/E2 ISOPROSTANES
    Jason Morrow; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Thus, as a basis for the development of a means to assess the formation of A2/J2- IsoPs in vivo, the nature of this conjugate will be structurally elucidated. ..
  83. MECHANISMS AND CONSEQUENCES OF CHROMOSOMAL ABNORMALITIES
    David Ledbetter; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Development of rapid and precise breakpoint specific assays and methylation assays may facilitate patient analysis and clinical diagnosis. ..
  84. BRONX SCIENCE EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP
    ALVIN STRELNICK; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Phase II will concentrate on dissemination. The partnership will train 50 teachers and 45 clinicians starting in year 01 and 40 new teachers in years 02 and 03. ..
  85. BRONX SCIENCE EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP
    ALVIN STRELNICK; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Phase II will concentrate on dissemination. The partnership will train 50 teachers and 45 clinicians starting in year 01 and 40 new teachers in years 02 and 03. ..