Summary: Publications printed and distributed daily, weekly, or at some other regular and usually short interval, containing news, articles of opinion (as editorials and letters), features, advertising, and announcements of current interest. (Webster's 3d ed)
Publications276 found, 100 shown here
- Escalating coverage of obesity in UK newspapers: the evolution and framing of the "obesity epidemic" from 1996 to 2010Shona Hilton
CSO MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1688-95. 2012..This study offers the first large-scale examination of the evolution and framing of the obesity epidemic in UK newspapers, identifying shifts in news coverage about the causal drivers of and potential solutions to the obesity epidemic...
- UK newspapers' representations of the 2009-10 outbreak of swine flu: one health scare not over-hyped by the media?Shona Hilton
MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Hillhead, Glasgow, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 65:941-6. 2011..A/H1N1, more commonly referred to as swine flu, emerged in Mexico in spring 2009. It rapidly spread across the world and was classed as a global pandemic on 11 June 2009...
- Advocates, interest groups and Australian news coverage of alcohol advertising restrictions: content and framing analysisAndrea S Fogarty
Sydney School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, Edward Ford Building A27, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia
BMC Public Health 12:727. 2012..This paper examines news coverage of recommendations to restrict alcohol advertising to see how supporters and opponents frame the debate, with a view to providing some suggestions for policy advocates to advance the discussion...
- The quality of media reports on discoveries related to human genetic diseasesNeil A Holtzman
Genetics and Public Policy Studies, Institute of Genetic Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
Community Genet 8:133-44. 2005To examine (1) the quality of media reports (newspapers, television and public radio) of genetic discoveries with medical relevance and (2) factors related to the completeness and balance of the stories.
- Press releases of science journal articles and subsequent newspaper stories on the same topicV de Semir
Observatori de la Comunicació Científica, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain
JAMA 280:294-5. 1998..Scientific journals issue press releases to disseminate scientific news about articles they publish...
- Assessing the impact of media guidelines for reporting on suicides in Austria: interrupted time series analysisThomas Niederkrotenthaler
Medical University of Vienna, Center for Public Health, Institute for Medical Psychology, Severingasse 9, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:419-28. 2007..This report provides an evaluation of the Austrian guidelines that were introduced in 1987 as a natural experiment...
- Canadian newspaper coverage of the A/H1N1 vaccine programChristen M Rachul
Health Law Institute, Law Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2H5
Can J Public Health 102:200-3. 2011..We analyzed Canadian newspapers' portrayal of the A/H1N1 vaccine including mention of risks and benefits of the vaccine and whether the article ..
- Alcohol coverage in California newspapers: frequency, prominence, and framingSonja L Myhre
Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University, 1000 Welch Road, Palo Alto, California 94304 1825, USA
J Public Health Policy 23:172-90. 2002The purpose of this study was to investigate the nature and extent of alcohol coverage in California newspapers by examining the frequency, positioning, and framing of alcohol-related articles...
- Why most biomedical findings echoed by newspapers turn out to be false: the case of attention deficit hyperactivity disorderFrancois Gonon
Institute of Neurodegenerative Diseases, University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
PLoS ONE 7:e44275. 2012..Because positive biomedical observations are more often published than those reporting no effect, initial observations are often refuted or attenuated by subsequent studies...
- Tobacco coverage in print media: the use of timing and themes by tobacco control supporters and opposition before a failed tobacco tax initiativeJenine K Harris
Center for Tobacco Policy Research, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, 3545 Lafayette Ave, Suite 300, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
Tob Control 19:37-43. 2010..We examined how tobacco issues were presented in Missouri's print media leading up to the 2006 election...
- Influence of medical journal press releases on the quality of associated newspaper coverage: retrospective cohort studyLisa M Schwartz
VA Outcomes Group, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
BMJ 344:d8164. 2012..To determine whether the quality of press releases issued by medical journals can influence the quality of associated newspaper stories...
- The reporting of theoretical health risks by the media: Canadian newspaper reporting of potential blood transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob diseaseKumanan Wilson
Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
BMC Public Health 4:1. 2004..In this article we describe how the Canadian print media reported the theoretical risk of blood transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD)...
- Do the print media "hype" genetic research? A comparison of newspaper stories and peer-reviewed research papersTania M Bubela
Health Law Institute, University of Alberta, Edmonton
CMAJ 170:1399-407. 2004..examine the accuracy and nature of media coverage of genetic research, we reviewed the reporting of single-gene discoveries and associated technologies in major daily newspapers in Canada, the United States, Great Britain and Australia.
- Framing and the marginalisation of evidence in media reportage of policy debate about alcopops, Australia 2008-2009: implications for advocacyAndrea S Fogarty
School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Drug Alcohol Rev 30:569-76. 2011..The tax was associated with both and overall net reduction in alcohol consumption (2.7%) and reduction specifically in ready-to-drink spirits (26.1%)...
- Characteristics of genetics-related news content in Black weekly newspapersC A Caburnay
Health Communication Research Laboratory, Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, MO, USA
Public Health Genomics 17:7-15. 2014..Black news outlets such as Black newspapers are a source of health information for African Americans...
- News coverage analyses of mental health services immediately after September 11, 2001Diane Rose Renzulli
Department of Administration, Philadelphia Health Management Corporation, 260 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:1339-41. 2006..This study examined news coverage of mental health resources after the attacks of September 11, 2001, in order to inform mental health disaster planning and response...
- US news media coverage of tobacco control issuesMarilee Long
Department of Journalism and Technical Communication, C223 Clark Building, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
Tob Control 15:367-72. 2006..To characterise the relative amount and type of daily newspaper, local and national TV newscast, and national news magazine coverage of tobacco control issues in the United States in 2002 and 2003...
- Are we expecting too much from print media? An analysis of newspaper coverage of the 2002 Canadian healthcare reform debatePatricia A Collins
Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Robert C Brown Hall, Room 7230, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada V5A 1S6
Soc Sci Med 63:89-102. 2006..Clippings were gathered from regional and national newspapers. Two data collection methodologies were employed: the first involved two staggered "constructed weeks" designed ..
- The Finnish press's political position on alcohol between 1993 and 2000Jukka Törrönen
The Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, Helsinki, Finland
Addiction 98:281-90. 2003To examine Finnish commentary on changes in alcohol policy between 1993 and 2000. Data. A corpus of newspaper editorials on alcohol issues from six daily newspapers published between 1993 and 2000.
- Comprehensive analysis of cancer coverage in important Chinese newspapers between 2000 and 2007Jianping Cai
Fourth Affiliated Hospital of Harbin Medical University, Yiyuan Road 37, Nangang District, Harbin, Heilongjiang Province 150001, People s Republic of China
Support Care Cancer 17:329-32. 2009..The present study is, therefore, designed to investigate the number and content of published news stories focused on cancers from 2000 to 2007 in China main newspapers.
- Framing pub smoking bans: an analysis of Australian print news media coverage, March 1996-March 2003David Champion
School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
J Epidemiol Community Health 59:679-84. 2005..To investigate framing strategies used by the Australian Hotels Association (AHA) and tobacco control groups to (respectively) resist or advocate laws providing smoke free bars...
- Analysis of health stories in daily newspapers in the UKA Robinson
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Public Health 127:39-45. 2013To assess what makes a good piece of medical reporting in newspapers, to quantify what is being reported on in the major British newspapers, to identify the sources of the news threads, and to assess how these are reported.
- A comparative study of two communication models in HIV/AIDS coverage in selected Nigerian newspapersOnjefu Okidu
Department of Mass Communication, Caleb University, Imota, Lagos, Nigeria
Glob Health Action 6:18993. 2013..It was against this background that this study examined the content of some selected Nigerian newspapers to ascertain the attention paid to HIV/AIDS cognitive and activity information...
- Does the use of psychiatrists as sources of information improve media depictions of mental illness? A pilot studyR Nairn
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 33:583-9. 1999..The aim of this study is to determine whether mental illnesses are depicted in less negative ways in print media when psychiatrists rather than lay persons are the source of information...
- Reporting epidemics: newspapers, information dissemination and the story of Ebola in the Ugandan district of LuweeroAllan Mwesiga
Pan African Medical Journal, African Field Epidemiology Network, Kampala, Uganda
Pan Afr Med J 9:43. 2011..However, there is, at times, a mismatch between the ideal and the practice. In looking at an example of the practice, this opinion hopes to influence the negotiation for the ideal in outbreak reporting...
- Ignoring the controversies: newspaper reports on Alzheimer's disease treatmentsEric E Adelman
J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1821-2. 2003
- Representations of OxyContin in North American newspapers and medical journalsEmma Whelan
Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, Dalhousie University, 6135 University Avenue, Marion McCain Arts and Social Sciences Building, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4P9
Pain Res Manag 16:252-8. 2011..There are public concerns regarding OxyContin (Purdue Pharma, Canada) and charges within the pain medicine community that media coverage of the drug has been biased...
- Newspaper coverage of mental illness in the UK, 1992-2008Robert Goulden
Section of Community Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
BMC Public Health 11:796. 2011..This paper analyses trends in newspaper coverage of mental illness in the UK between 1992-2008 across a range of psychiatric diagnoses...
- A two-year cross-sectional study on the information about schizophrenia divulged by a prestigious daily newspaperMaria Thereza Bonilha Dubugras
Department of Collective Health, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Rua Borges Lagoa 570, Vila Clementino, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Nerv Ment Dis 199:659-65. 2011..However, the articles divulged stigmatizing messages, and the entire complexity of the disorder was not discussed. Dangerousness was a common theme, which may invalidate positive messages about social inclusion...
- Print media coverage of post-traumatic stress disorder: content analysis of three major Korean newspapersYourhee Jeong
Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
J Korean Med Sci 28:1077-82. 2013..PSTD were searched from the very first available to 2010 at on-line search systems of three major Korean newspapers. A total of 123 articles appeared and the first article appeared in 1984...
- How is cancer recently portrayed in Canadian newspapers compared to 20 years ago?Melissa Henry
Department of Oncology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Support Care Cancer 20:49-55. 2012This study investigated cancer portrayals in newspapers now and 20 years ago. Six major daily newspapers from regions across Canada were studied...
- Drowning in a high-income developing country in the Middle East: newspapers as an essential resource for injury surveillancePeter Barss
Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
J Sci Med Sport 12:164-70. 2009..The research objective was to assess newspapers as a national source on incidence, activities, and risk factors for drowning in this high-income media-rich ..
- Reporting diet-related health issues through newspapers: portrayal of cardiovascular disease and Type 2 diabetesNicole Elizabeth Hellyer
1Department of Health Wellbeing he Family, Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury CT1 1QU, UK
Health Educ Res 26:13-25. 2011..A content analysis of five leading UK national newspapers and their Sunday equivalents was conducted over a 3-month period between January and March 2008...
- Scientific drug information in newspapers: sensationalism and low quality. The example of therapeutic use of cannabinoidsEva Montané
Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Hospitals Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08035, Barcelona, Spain
Eur J Clin Pharmacol 61:475-7. 2005We aimed to analyse the quality of newspaper articles (NAs) concerning the therapeutic use of cannabis published in Spanish newspapers.
- Newspapers and newspaper ink contain agonists for the ah receptorJessica E S Bohonowych
Department of Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
Toxicol Sci 102:278-90. 2008..We have found that solvent extracts of newspapers from countries around the world stimulate the AhR signaling pathway...
- Mass-media, violence and mental illness. Evidence from some Italian newspapersBernardo Carpiniello
Department of Mental Health, Section of Psychiatry, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 16:251-5. 2007..focused on all newspaper reports relating to homicides, suicide, and other acts of violence, in an attempt to ascertain whether a different pattern emerged in some Italian newspapers in describing deeds committed by the mentally ill.
- 'About a year before the breakdown I was having symptoms': sadness, pathology and the Australian newspaper mediaRob Rowe
School of Psychology, Murdoch University, WA, Australia
Sociol Health Illn 25:680-96. 2003..These discourses work together to produce unhappiness as individualised pathology in need of management through biological, psychological or social structural controls...
- Schizophrenia in Turkish newspapers : retrospective scanning studyOmer Boke
Psychiatry Dept, Ondokuz Mayis University School of Medicine, Samsun, Turkey
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:457-61. 2007..We screened the online sites of 12 national newspapers which allow word scanning between the dates January 1, 2001 and May 1, 2006...
- News media coverage of a women's health contraversy: how newspapers and TV outlets covered a recent debate over screening mammographyWhitney Randolph Steele
Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, USA
Women Health 41:83-97. 2005..S. newspapers or aired on one of six national or cable news networks...
- News media tracking of tobacco control: a review of sampling methodologiesW Douglas Evans
RTI International, Washington, DC 20036, USA
J Health Commun 10:403-17. 2005..None of these strategies showed a substantial deviation from the 2000 census of articles. We conclude that sampling coverage can produce estimates statistically equivalent to a census. Researchers should utilize coverage sampling...
- Use of schizophrenia as a metaphor in US newspapersKenneth Duckworth
Massachusetts Department of Mental Health, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1402-4. 2003..Results differed by newspaper but not by region. The authors suggest that these inaccurate metaphors in the media contribute to the ongoing stigma and misunderstandings of psychotic illnesses...
- Structural problems of medical news reports in newspapers: a verification of news reports on an incident of mass nosocomial Serratia infectionYasuhiro Mizuno
Department of Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
J Infect Chemother 16:107-12. 2010..This study targeted news reports in major newspapers regarding an incident of mass nosocomial Serratia infection that occurred at one clinic...
- Marvelous medicines and dangerous drugs: the representation of prescription medicine in the UK newsprint mediaHelen Prosser
Centre for Public Health Research, University of Salford, UK
Public Underst Sci 19:52-69. 2010..Ideological paradigms in discourse assign patients as passive and disempowered while simultaneously privileging "expert" knowledge. This constructs a reality that marginalizes patients' participation in decision-making...
- A content analysis of news coverage of skin cancer in China newspapersYu Liu
Fourth Affiliated Hospital of Harbin Medical University, China
Health Commun 25:647-9. 2010..2007 in China, we performed a preliminary search of articles titled by "skin cancer" in Chinese important newspapers database...
- Suicide coverage in U.S. newspapers following the publication of the media guidelinesPhillip T Tatum
Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
Suicide Life Threat Behav 40:524-34. 2010A nationally representative sample of 968 local and national newspapers was examined to determine whether the 2001 U.S...
- Can media advocacy influence newspaper coverage of tobacco: measuring the effectiveness of the American stop smoking intervention study's (ASSIST) media advocacy strategiesF A Stillman
National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7337, USA
Tob Control 10:137-44. 2001..To compare the rate and slant of local tobacco control print media coverage in ASSIST (American stop smoking intervention study) states as compared with non-ASSIST states...
- What is newsworthy? Longitudinal study of the reporting of medical research in two British newspapersChristopher Bartlett
MRC Health Services Research Collaboration, Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PR
BMJ 325:81-4. 2002To assess the characteristics of medical research that is press released by general medical journals and reported in newspapers.
- Talking about obesity: news framing of who is responsible for causing and fixing the problemSei Hill Kim
Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
J Health Commun 12:359-76. 2007..Findings also indicate that television news is more likely than newspapers to mention personal solutions, but less likely to attribute the responsibility to society.
- Obesity in print: an analysis of daily newspapersAnja Hilbert
Department of Psychology, Philipps University of Marburg, Germany
Obes Facts 2:46-51. 2009..Based on findings that portrayals of obesity in entertainment media foster weight-related stigmatization, the goal of the current study was to analyze media coverage of obesity in daily newspapers.
- Importance of the lay press in the transmission of medical knowledge to the scientific communityD P Phillips
University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093
N Engl J Med 325:1180-3. 1991..Information that first appears in the scientific literature is frequently retransmitted in the popular press. Does popular coverage of medical research in turn amplify the effects of that research on the scientific community?..
- Osteoporosis coverage in selected women's magazines and newspapers, 1998-2001Lorraine Silver Wallace
The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
Am J Health Behav 27:75-83. 2003To evaluate the accountability of osteoporosis information available in selected mass-circulating women's magazines (n=8) and a sample of newspapers (n=2).
- Quality of pharmaceutical industry press releases based on original researchBindee Kuriya
Department of Rheumatology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
PLoS ONE 3:e2828. 2008..Therefore, we sought to systematically examine pharmaceutical company press releases about original research for measures of quality...
- Newsprint media representations of the introduction of the HPV vaccination programme for cervical cancer prevention in the UK (2005-2008)Shona Hilton
Medical Research Council, Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Soc Sci Med 70:942-50. 2010..This paper reports on content analysis of 344 articles published between January 2005 and December 2008 in 15 UK newspapers. It includes both manifest and latent analysis to examine newsprint media coverage of the introduction of the ..
- Schizophrenia, an illness and a metaphor: analysis of the use of the term 'schizophrenia' in the UK national newspapersArun K Chopra
Mental Health Unit, Derby City General Hospital, Uttoxeter Road, Derby DE22 3NE
J R Soc Med 100:423-6. 2007..To determine whether schizophrenia is a commonly used 'illness as metaphor', to compare the use of schizophrenia and cancer as illnesses as metaphor, and to determine if there is a difference in such usage between the UK and USA...
- Newspaper reporting of suicides in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Guangzhou: compliance with WHO media guidelines and epidemiological comparisonsKing Wa Fu
Journalism and Media Studies Centre, The University of Hong Kong, G24 Eliot Hall, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, PR China
J Epidemiol Community Health 65:928-33. 2011..However, to what extent the mass media comply with the guidelines is unknown. Few studies are available that investigate systematically whether the mass media reflect the epidemiological reality of suicide deaths in their articles...
- Newspaper stories as measures of structural stigmaPatrick W Corrigan
Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, 1033 University Place, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
Psychiatr Serv 56:551-6. 2005..This study examined current trends in the news media on reporting topics of mental illness...
- Representations of cycling in metropolitan newspapers--changes over time and differences between Sydney and Melbourne, AustraliaChris Rissel
Health Promotion Service, Sydney South West Area Health Service, University of Sydney, King George V Building, Missenden Road, Camperdown 2050, Australia
BMC Public Health 10:371. 2010..Newspaper reporting of cycling reflects and can influence public and policy maker attitudes towards resource allocation for cycling and cycling infrastructure, yet such coverage has not been systematically examined...
- Influence of newspaper reporting on adolescents' attitudes toward people with mental illnessSandra Dietrich
Dept of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Johannisallee 20, Leipzig, Germany
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:318-22. 2006..However, empirical evidence of the impact of newspaper reports about mentally ill people on readers' attitudes is very scarce...
- SARS epidemic in the pressGiovanni Rezza
Emerg Infect Dis 10:381-2. 2004
- [Validation of a questionnaire to assess the quality of health information in Argentinian newspapers]Emiliano Biondo
Biomedica 25:366-76. 2005The daily press is an important source of health information and may influence health care utilization. However, medical reports published in newspapers from developed countries have shown a poor quality.
- Cancer coverage in general-audience and Black newspapersElisia L Cohen
Department of Communication College of Communication and Information Studies, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
Health Commun 23:427-35. 2008..findings from the first study of cancer news coverage in a national sample of Black and general-audience newspapers. We compared 2,439 health news stories from 23 weekly Black newspapers to 2,767 health news stories from a ..
- Sources and coverage of medical news on front pages of US newspapersWilliam Y Y Lai
Journalism and Media Studies Centre, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
PLoS ONE 4:e6856. 2009..We thus quantified the level of visibility achieved by front-page medical stories in the United States and analyzed their news sources...
- News media coverage of medication research: reporting pharmaceutical company funding and use of generic medication namesMichael Hochman
Department of Medicine, Cambridge Health Alliance, and Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
JAMA 300:1544-50. 2008..Little is known about how frequently news articles report when medication research has received funding from pharmaceutical companies or how frequently news articles use generic vs brand medication names...
- Newspaper reporting on schizophrenia: a content analysis of five national newspapers at two time pointsSarah Clement
Faculty of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University, 103 Borough Road, London, SE1 OAA, United Kingdom
Schizophr Res 98:178-83. 2008This study aimed to assess change in the quality of reporting of schizophrenia in UK national daily newspapers, comparing 1996 with 2005.
- The Cinderella of public health news: physical activity coverage in Australian newspapers, 1986-2006Josephine Chau
University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Aust N Z J Public Health 33:189-92. 2009This research examined trends in physical activity reporting by Australian newspapers, and described these trends compared to coverage of obesity and tobacco.
- Australian letters to the editor on tobacco: triggers, rhetoric, and claims of legitimate voiceKatherine Clegg Smith
Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Qual Health Res 15:1180-98. 2005..authors conducted an ethnographic content analysis of LTE on tobacco issues from a sample of 11 Australian daily newspapers over a 3-year period (2001 to 2003, N=361)...
- Medicalization and beyond: the social construction of insomnia and snoring in the newsSimon J Williams
Department of Sociology, University of Warwick, UK
Health (London) 12:251-68. 2008..Newspaper constructions of sleep, it is concluded, are complex, depending on both the 'problem' and the paper in question...
- Media advocacy and newspaper coverage of tobacco issues: a comparative analysis of 1 year's print news in the United States and AustraliaKatherine 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..Tobacco articles from major daily newspapers in Australia (12 newspapers; 1,188 articles) and the United States (30 newspapers; 1,317 articles) were ..
- Uncovering differences across the cancer control continuum: a comparison of ethnic and mainstream cancer newspaper storiesJo Ellen Stryker
Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Prev Med 44:20-5. 2007..An important first step is to understand how newspapers cover cancer and if differences exist between mainstream and ethnic newspapers.
- How do US journalists cover treatments, tests, products, and procedures? An evaluation of 500 storiesGary Schwitzer
University of Minnesota School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
PLoS Med 5:e95. 2008
- Textual analysis of tobacco editorials: how are Key media gatekeepers framing the issues?Katherine Clegg Smith
Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 624 N Broadway, Room 726, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Am J Health Promot 19:361-8. 2005..The news media's potential to promote awareness of health issues is established, and media advocacy is now an important tool in combating tobacco use. This study examines newspaper editors' perspectives of tobacco-related issues...
- False hopes, unwarranted fears: the trouble with medical news storiesVirginia Barbour
PLoS Med 5:e118. 2008
- Media portrayal of conflicts of interest in herbal remedy clinical trialsMegan Koper
Health Law Institute, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Health Law Rev 15:9-11. 2006
- Black newspapers as a tool for cancer education in African American communitiesCharlene A Caburnay
Health Communication Research Laboratory, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63112, USA
Ethn Dis 18:488-95. 2008Despite the long history, wide reach and unique influence of Black newspapers in many African American communities, no national studies have examined how these newspapers cover health and cancer issues, or reader perceptions of their ..
- The good news about smoking: how do U.S. newspapers cover tobacco issues?Katherine Clegg Smith
Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 624 N Broadway, Rm 726, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
J Public Health Policy 27:166-81. 2006..Through our analysis of 9859 tobacco-focused news articles from ioo leading US daily newspapers between 2001 and 2003 we examined whether tobacco issues are newsworthy, and if so, whether coverage is ..
- Characteristics of medical research news reported on front pages of newspapersWilliam Yuk Yeu Lai
Journalism and Media Studies Centre, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, PR China
PLoS ONE 4:e6103. 2009..The placement of medical research news on a newspaper's front page is intended to gain the public's attention, so it is important to understand the source of the news in terms of research maturity and evidence level...
- Stroke and newspapers: inattention or neglect?Mairead Bartley
Department of Age related Health Care, and National Children s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 18:259-61. 2009..This may arise from the low profile of stroke within the public domain. Our aim was to assess the coverage of stroke compared with heart disease in a popular form of mass media, newspapers in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
- Checking the pulse: Midwestern reporters' opinions on their ability to report health care newsMelinda Voss
Association of Health Care Journalists, USA
Am J Public Health 92:1158-60. 2002b>Newspapers play a key role in disseminating information and shaping perceptions about health, research, and policies...
- Newspaper coverage of complementary and alternative therapies for cancer--UK 2002-2004Stefania Milazzo
Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Institute of Health and Social Care, Exeter, UK
Support Care Cancer 14:885-9. 2006..These patients often rely on information retrieved from the lay press, which can affect their choices towards unconventional treatments for their disease. In this study, we aimed at assessing UK newspapers' coverage of CATs for cancer.
- UV tanning advertisements in high school newspapersScott Freeman
Department of Dermatology, University of Colorado at Denver Health Sciences Center, Aurora, USA
Arch Dermatol 142:460-2. 2006..To examine the increasing use of UV tanning parlors by adolescents, despite the World Health Organization recommendation that no one under the age of 18 years use UV tanning devices...
- Gendered portraits of depression in Swedish newspapersCarita Bengs
Umea University, Umea, Sweden
Qual Health Res 18:962-73. 2008..In this article, we report on an examination of personal accounts of illness as presented in three Swedish newspapers, focusing on the gendered representation of laypersons' experiences of depression...
- The development and validation of a coding protocol to measure change in tobacco-control newspaper coverageDonald W Helme
Wake Forest University, Department of Communication, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7347, USA
Health Promot Pract 7:103-9. 2006..model was used as a template to adapt a system for measuring tobacco-related newspaper coverage in Colorado newspapers. Over a 3-month period, tobacco-related articles were clipped from 180 daily and weekly newspapers...
- Effects of newspaper coverage on public knowledge about modifiable cancer risksJo Ellen Stryker
Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Health Commun 23:380-90. 2008..Content analyses (N = 954) revealed that newspapers pay relatively little attention to cancer prevention...
- Disease metaphors in new epidemics: the UK media framing of the 2003 SARS epidemicPatrick Wallis
Department of Economic History, London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE, UK
Soc Sci Med 60:2629-39. 2005..By analysing the total reporting on SARS of five major national newspapers during the epidemic of spring 2003, we investigate how the reporting of SARS in the UK press was framed, and how ..
- Representations of SARS in the British newspapersPeter Washer
Academic Centre for Medical Education, University College London, Archway Campus, Highgate Hill, London N19 3LW, UK
Soc Sci Med 59:2561-71. 2004..This study examines how this novel disease threat was depicted in the UK newspapers, using social representations theory and in particular existing work on social representations of HIV/AIDS and ..
- Print media coverage of California's smokefree bar lawS Magzamen
Institute for Health Policy Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
Tob Control 10:154-60. 2001..Despite the skewed coverage, public health groups obtained adequate attention to their arguments to keep the law in effect...
- Death makes news: the social impact of disease on newspaper coverageR C Adelman
Institute of Gerontology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2007, USA
J Health Soc Behav 41:347-67. 2000..This paper is an integrated analysis of newspaper coverage, epidemiological rates, and recent social history of six prominent diseases...
- Tobacco in the news: an analysis of newspaper coverage of tobacco issues in Australia, 2001R Durrant
Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Australia
Tob Control 12:ii75-81. 2003..To assess the extent and nature of newspaper coverage of tobacco related issues in Australia in 2001...
- Effect of news coverage on the prevalence of drunk-driving behavior: evidence from a longitudinal studyItzhak Yanovitzky
Department of Communication, School of Communication Information and Library Studies, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08091 1071, USA
J Stud Alcohol 63:342-51. 2002..To examine the proposition that antidrunk driving messages in the news media contributed indirectly to the decline in drunk driving over the past two decades through their impact on related policy making processes...
- Cancer coverage in newspapers serving large and small communities in OntarioM Macdonald
Department of Health Studies and Gerontology, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Can J Public Health 92:372-5. 2001Local newspapers are an important source of health news, especially in small communities...
- Drugs in the news: an analysis of Canadian newspaper coverage of new prescription drugsAlan Cassels
School of Health Information Science, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC
CMAJ 168:1133-7. 2003..We assessed newspaper descriptions of drug benefits and harms, the nature of the effects described and the presence or absence of other important information that can add context and balance to a report about a new drug...
- A low-cost, practical method for increasing smokers' interest in smoking cessation programsPaul W McDonald
Department of Health Studies and Gerontology, University of Waterloo, ON
Can J Public Health 95:50-3. 2004..The objective of this study was to examine the feasibility of using classified newspaper ads and messages aimed at each stage of change to enhance participation in smoking cessation programs...
- Building a health promotion agenda in local newspapersBeverly E Martinson
Reach Partners, Inc, Fargo, 58103 ND, USA
Health Educ Res 20:51-60. 2005..associated with local newspaper content about breast cancer, but the effects were confined to communities served by weekly newspapers. We discuss the implications of this study for future community-based health promotion campaigns.
- The news on health behavior: coverage of diet, activity, and tobacco in local newspapersCharlene A Caburnay
Health Communication Research Laboratory, Division of Behavioral Science and Health Education, Department of Community Health, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, MO 63104, USA
Health Educ Behav 30:709-22. 2003..Because the local newspaper can be especially influential in smaller communities, strategies are needed to help reporters and editors in these settings provide more and better coverage of health behavior-related stories...
- Evaluation of stigmatizing language and medical errors in neurology coverage by US newspapersJoseph J Caspermeyer
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Arizona State University, Tempe, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 81:300-6. 2006..To analyze US newspaper coverage of neurologic diseases to determine whether stigmatizing language is used in describing patients and examine its sources where found and to examine stories for medical errors...
- The construction of HIV/AIDS in Indian newspapers: a frame analysisRebecca de Souza
Department of Communication, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
Health Commun 21:257-66. 2007..This article uses grounded theory and the concept of media framing to understand the manner in which Indian newspapers make sense of the HIV/ AIDS problem...
- The power of the press: how one media spark ignited interest in forensic nursingDonna A Gaffney
Seton Hall University, College of Nursing, South Orange, NJ, USA
J Forensic Nurs 1:82-3. 2005
- Assessing the impact of SSRI antidepressants on popular notions of women's depressive illnessJonathan M Metzl
Department of Psychiatry and Women s Studies Program, Director, Program in Culture, Health, and Medicine, University of Michigan, 2203 Lane Hall, 204 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1092, USA
Soc Sci Med 58:577-84. 2004..established coding methods, we analyzed popular articles about depression from a mix of American magazines and newspapers spanning the years 1985-2000...
- Myriad and the mass media: the covering of a gene patent controversyTimothy Caulfield
Health Law Institute, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Genet Med 9:850-5. 2007..We explore how the print media in four jurisdictions framed the controversy surrounding Myriad Genetic's BRCA patents and consider the possible influence of media on public perceptions and policy reform...
- Reduction in patient enrollment in the Veterans Health Administration after media coverage of adverse medical eventsWilliam B Weeks
Veterans Administration National Quality Scholars Fellowship Program, Veterans Health Administration VHA, National Center for Patient Safety NCPS, White River Junction, Vermont, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:652-8. 2003..A retrospective cohort design was used to determine whether media coverage of adverse events that occurred in Veterans Health Administration (VHA) hospitals was associated with subsequent veteran disenrollment...
- Drugs in the Brazilian print media: an exploratory survey of newspaper and magazine stories in the year 2000Ana Regina Noto
Departamento de Psicobiologia da Universidade Federal de São Paulo UNIFESP, Centro Brasileiro de Informações sobre Drogas CEBRID, Brasil
Subst Use Misuse 41:1263-76. 2006..Major newspapers and magazines of all Brazilian state capitals have been surveyed throughout year 2000, with 4,669 stories ..
- Infant Screening and Diagnosis of Duchenne Muscular Dys*Paul Fernhoff; Fiscal Year: 2007..proposes to recruit participants for the DMD screening study in three ways: 1) An educational campaign using newspapers, parent magazines, parent websites, Georgia American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Blast fax, professional ..
- A national screening test for hearing, administered by telephone.Charles S Watson; Fiscal Year: 2013..follow-up, and the cost of publicizing the test either through mass media, such as the AARP Magazine and local newspapers, radio and television;or through presentations to service organizations such as the Lions, Kiwanis, Rotary, ..
- Barriers to Effective Tobacco Control Policy Implementation in the US MilitaryRuth E Malone; Fiscal Year: 2013..tobacco control among commanders through a content analysis of base commander messages in military installation newspapers;(b): Conduct an economic analysis to determine the cost differential of cigarettes purchased on U.S...
- Improving the Self-Efficacy of African American Parents in Infant Supine SleepKathryn L Moseley; Fiscal Year: 2013..public health effort to inform parents about the importance of infant supine sleep from physicians, nurses, newspapers, and other media...
- Physical Activity Behavior Among Midlife South Asian Indian ImmigrantsMANJU NARESH DANIEL; Fiscal Year: 2012..A sample of 110 men and women will be recruited through SAI religious institutions, businesses, newspapers, and word of mouth...
- Bioethics Research Infrastructure InitiativeCLAUDIA ROSE BAQUET; Fiscal Year: 2010..methods: Community Health Workers (CHWs) as clinical trial educators and other channels such as African American newspapers, faith based organizations and Area Health Education Centers (AHECS) to reach racial/ethnic minority and rural ..
- Enhancing Civilian Support for Military Tobacco ControlRuth E Malone; Fiscal Year: 2012..Conduct a content analysis of messages directed at the veteran community about tobacco in (a) magazines and newspapers published for veterans, and (b) websites of VSOs;and 4) Based on the findings of Specific Aims #1-3, develop and ..
- Enhancing Civilian Support for Military Tobacco ControlRuth E Malone; Fiscal Year: 2013..Conduct a content analysis of messages directed at the veteran community about tobacco in (a) magazines and newspapers published for veterans, and (b) websites of VSOs;and 4) Based on the findings of Specific Aims #1-3, develop and ..
- BLACK NEWSPAPER COVERAGE OF GENETICS AND ITS IMPLICATIONS FOR AFRICAN AMERICANSCHARLENE ANNE CABURNAY; Fiscal Year: 2010..Currently, Black newspapers reach a large proportion of the U.S...
- A Social History of Cesarean Section in the United StatesJACQUELINE HELENE WOLF; Fiscal Year: 2013..letters and diaries;physicians'personal papers;obstetric textbooks;articles in medical journals, newspapers, and magazines;doctors'casebooks;lying-in hospital casebooks;the papers of medical charities, home birthing ..
- Evaluation of Bisphenol A Dermal Exposure and Toxicokinetics Among CashiersJohn R Wilkins; Fiscal Year: 2013..Cashiers (n=24) will be recruited through advertisements in local newspapers and existing Ohio State University networks...
- UPENN TCORS: Tobacco Product Messaging in a Complex Communication EnvironmentCaryn Lerman; Fiscal Year: 2013..g., newspapers, TV), to social media (e.g....
- Communication-based Strategies to Eliminate Cancer DisparitiesMatthew W Kreuter; Fiscal Year: 2012..Study 2 builds on our highly successful Ozioma News Service for Black newspapers, which we have demonstrated increases the amount and quality of cancer coverage, and affects readers'cancer ..
- LEADERSHIP ALLIANCE SYMPOSIA SERIESJames Wyche; Fiscal Year: 2000..news summary" that will be circulated to all participants, distributed to selected news bureaus, magazines, and newspapers, and placed on the Hunter College Web page...
- Addiction Studies Program for JournalistsDavid P Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2010..a movie script, and some 350 stories about addiction (230 stories in the past four years alone) in numerous newspapers, magazines, public radio and television stations, and network and cable news shows...
- Mental Health Services and Global TradeHoward Waitzkin; Fiscal Year: 2004..This project will lead to several products: two journal articles; op-ed and similar articles for newspapers and magazines; a book; and a curriculum module for mental health services, policy studies, public health, social ..
- From Pavilions to Skyscrapers: A History of Healthy Hospital Design in New York CJEANNE KISACKY; Fiscal Year: 2009..for this book is largely in primary sources, including hospital annual reports, professional periodicals, newspapers, treatises on hospital design, and archival records of individual hospitals which include meeting minutes, ..
- Gender and Public Health Reform in Los AngelesJennifer Koslow; Fiscal Year: 2004..these questions through an in-depth analysis of a broad variety of archival sources (institutional reports, newspapers, court records, census manuscripts, city directories, manuscript collections, contemporary social reform and ..
- Global Trade and U.S. Health PoliciesHoward Waitzkin; Fiscal Year: 2003..This project will lead to several products: two journal articles, op-ed and similar articles for newspapers and magazines, a book, and a curriculum module for policy studies, public health, social sciences, and management ..
- Birth Pangs: A Social History of Obstetric AnesthesiaJacqueline Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2006..maternity hospital records; physicians' obstetric logs; the musings of fathers recorded in hospital waiting rooms; articles in magazines, newspapers, and medical journals; popular medical advice manuals; and obstetrics texts.
- HETEROSEXUAL TRANSMISSION OF HIVMargaret Fischl; Fiscal Year: 1991..Family Health Centers, Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinics and via advertisement through local newspapers, radio shows, posters and flyers (placers)...
- PSYCHOLOGICAL ABUSE: VIOLATION, HARASSMENT, BATTERINGLinda Marshall; Fiscal Year: 1990..The responses will be incorporated into an interview protocol. Participants will be recruited through, e.g., newspapers. Women (N = 160) self- identified as psychologically or physically abused will be paid to complete several ..
- Components of nuptiality and fertility changeRobert Retherford; Fiscal Year: 2006..1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, and 2004 rounds of the National Survey on Family Planning, conducted by the Mainichi Newspapers of Japan. The proposed research has a methodological component as well as a substantive component...
- TRAINING RURAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS TO ACCESS NLM DATALESLIE SANDLOW; Fiscal Year: 2002..disseminate findings on websites, at local, regional or national meetings, through professional journals, local newspapers, and to state of Illinois administrators...
- San Francisco's Plague: The View from ChinatownGUENTER RISSE; Fiscal Year: 2007..impact has come from official municipal, state and national authorities, as well as accounts published in local newspapers. They reflected the new medical concepts of disease based on bacteriology as well as the old prejudices of class ..
- Effectiveness of Intervention on HealthLisa Brosseau; Fiscal Year: 2003..In the first phase, a wide variety of written materials in various formats (newsletters, magazines, newspapers, brochures, etc.) and styles (case studies, personal stories from owners and workers, cartoons, etc...
- RACIAL INTEGRATION OF MEDICINE IN THE UNITED STATESP Reynolds; Fiscal Year: 2000..Primary sources include archival manuscripts, personal collections, government documents, newspapers and lay and medical journals as well as in-depth oral history interviews with individuals involved in the racial ..
- Stability and Change of Amish Populations in the 21st CenturyElizabeth Cooksey; Fiscal Year: 2009..Our community level data, taken from Amish newspapers and other historical and contemporary written accounts, provides a contextual backdrop against which our ..
- Health Fotonovela Strips for Spanish Language NewspapersANA MATIELLA; Fiscal Year: 2009..is to assess the feasibility of producing and placing health fotonovela strips on a weekly basis in Spanish newspapers across the United States...
- School-Based Alcohol and HIV Prevention in South AfricaRick Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2006..schools and will continue themes developed in the curriculum, using posters, games and contests, comic books and newspapers, videos, and other media determined to be most likely to succeed in the South African setting...
- The "New Man" in Soviet Biology and MedicineNIKOLAY KREMENTSOV; Fiscal Year: 2007..of published sources, ranging from scholarly journals, popular magazines, and monographs to institutional reports and newspapers, many of which are unavailable outside of Russia. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]
- TALK ABOUT DRUGS IN AM RHET RESONANCE--POLICY 1875-1990SUSAN SPEAKER; Fiscal Year: 1999..lineage" of this discourse first and foremost by providing a content analysis of popular periodicals and newspapers. She will then trace the lineage back to anti-alcohol campaigns, and demonstrate that both anti- drug and anti-..
- CANCER DIET KNOWLEDGE AND BELIEFS IN AFRICAN AMERICANSADELIA BOVELL BENJAMIN; Fiscal Year: 2003..Participants would be recruited through advertisements in campus newspapers, through university extension educators, social service workers, community-based organizations and Black ..
- CLINICAL TRIAL OF MEDICAL THERAPY IN BPHHarris Foster; Fiscal Year: 2001..Recruitment strategies will include; 1) utilization of local media outlets such as newspapers, radio and television stations, specifically those targeting minority populations; 2) utilizing the peripheral ..
- Organized Labor and TobaccoEdith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2009..on research conducted under Specific Aim #1, using additional information found through the labor press, local newspapers, and other written sources, and through interviews with key labor leaders and public health activists...
- KNOW YOUR BODY-HISPANIC COMM. SCIENCE EDUCATION PROJECTRobert Russell; Fiscal Year: 2005..Tu Cuerpo website and the bilingual 800# helpline promoted by 147 participating radio stations and 102 newspapers nationwide...
- ASSOCIATION OF HEALTH CARE JOURNALISTS CONFERENCE 2001Melinda Voss; Fiscal Year: 2001..By bringing together a significant number of journalists from small-, medium- and large newspapers, local TV stations, trade publications, and magazines, the Association can improve their skills, enhance their ..
- Impact of Domestic Violence on Cancer TreatmentJeanne Hathaway; Fiscal Year: 2005..Subjects will be recruited through oncology centers, a hospital-based DV program, cancer resource centers, local newspapers, and flyers posted in participating hospitals and the community...
- DEVELOPING POLICY TO REVERSE THE CIGAR TRENDLisa Bero; Fiscal Year: 1999..media coverage; 2)analyze the content of cigar coverage in newspaper and magazine article and in high school newspapers; 3)analyze cigar advertising and cigar images in U.S...
- Substance Use and Treatment within a Transgender SampleEmilia Lombardi; Fiscal Year: 2002..will utilize outreach and treatment organizations serving transgendered individuals, advertising in local newspapers and magazines, and respondent driven sampling...
- Proyecto Ciencia NIAID Hispanic Outreach InitiativeAdolph Falcon; Fiscal Year: 2007..Biling[unreadable]e Network, Univision, and the Alliance's media network of six hundred Hispanic community newspapers and radio stations. The advisory committee will be chaired by Dr. Lauro Cavazos, former U.S...
- Quality Assurance and Data Integrity in Clinical TrialsYuan I Min; Fiscal Year: 2002..and Data and Safety Monitoring Committee members, studying Food and Drug Administration "for-cause" investigations and reports in scientific journals and newspapers, and examining clinical trials datasets, respectively.
- BLACK HOSPITAL MOVEMENT 1920-1945VANESSA GAMBLE; Fiscal Year: 1991..In addition, the PI has systematically reviewed medical and hospital journals, publications of black political organizations, and black newspapers.
- The Nature of HealthLinda Nash; Fiscal Year: 2004..S. Public Health Service, and certain key individuals, local newspapers, and legislative testimony...
- Mainstream and Ethnic/Minority News Coverage of CancerJo Stryker; Fiscal Year: 2004..First, the measures will be applied to a sample of cancer news stories that appeared in the top 50 U.S. newspapers during 2002...
- MATERNAL HEALTH STATUS AND ADVERSE BIRTH OUTCOMESJennifer Haas; Fiscal Year: 2002..Such interventions should begin from the premise that improved maternal and infant outcomes can only come from improved maternal health. ..
- Racial Segregation & Disparities in Cancer OutcomesJennifer Haas; Fiscal Year: 2007..The proposed study would provide empirical evidence that could give impetus to area-based interventions to reduce cancer disparities. ..
- Lay and Expert Models of Gene-Environment InteractionCeleste Condit; Fiscal Year: 2008..This will help recipients to adopt behaviors that will better stave off the risks identified by the tests. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Computerized EMR-Assisted Smoking Cessation (CEASCE)Jennifer Haas; Fiscal Year: 2007..Future Directions: Evaluate whether CEASCE can serve as a prototype for other common primary care problems that require counseling for behavior change. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Race and Public Communication about Human VariationCeleste Condit; Fiscal Year: 2003..The project will focus on the concerns of African Americans about discrimination and genetics and on attitudes about African Americans and genetics held by European Americans and the general population. ..
- In-school and community media preventionMichael Slater; Fiscal Year: 2008..As a result, the school and community treatments are crossed and can each be assessed within an HLM framework. Cost-effectiveness data will also be collected and assessed. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Internal Barriers to Seeking Smoking Cessation TreatmentJohn Hughes; Fiscal Year: 2007..Our results will suggest messages for media campaigns and for clinicians to use to motivate smokers to access proven treatments. ..
- INFORMATION NEEDS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN CANCER PATIENTSAlicia Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2001..abstract_text> ..
- Psychiatric Characterization/Mild Cognitive ImpairmentYonas Geda; Fiscal Year: 2008..In summary, the research project and the educational activities of the K award will lay down the foundation for the candidate to become an independent investigator in the gray zone between aging and dementia. ..
- Reducing snack food variety during obesity treatmentHollie Raynor; Fiscal Year: 2009..This will be the first investigation to examine methods of manipulating dietary variety that can be adhered to over time and that influence intake, weight loss, and weight loss maintenance. ..
- Child & Family Disaster Research Training & EducationBetty Pfefferbaum; Fiscal Year: 2008..6) To design a modular, multidisciplinary research-training curriculum on child and family disaster mental health incorporating modern principles of public mental health and a scientifically informed developmental psychopathology model. ..
- ORAL HEALTH OF OLDER TYPE 1 DIABETIC PATIENTSPaul Moore; Fiscal Year: 2003..This overall plan will permit us to understand the etiology of these complications and to define specific subpopulations and risk factors appropriate for future prospective oral health prevention and intervention trials. ..
- Reducing Risk Factors in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- A Partnership to Promote Physical Activity and Healthy Eating in AME ChurchesSara Wilcox; Fiscal Year: 2010..The inclusion of PA, use of a CBPR approach, engagement of church decision makers, and focus on the church's ..
- Stringent response and bmp expression in B. burgdorferiFelipe Cabello; Fiscal Year: 2007..burgdorferi from a descriptive paradigm to a paradigm framed by mechanistic and causal interpretations. ..
- A Spiking Model of Hippocampus for Guiding BehaviorMichael Hasselmo; Fiscal Year: 2006..U., which focuses on modeling operant tasks used in experimental studies of drug self-administration phenomena, in work supported by a supplement to a previous grant from NIDA. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Development of a culturally targeted patient navigation curriculum for LGBT adultAlicia K Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2010....