newspapers

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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)

Top Publications

  1. pmc Escalating coverage of obesity in UK newspapers: the evolution and framing of the "obesity epidemic" from 1996 to 2010
    Shona Hilton
    CSO MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1688-95. 2012
  2. pmc 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
  3. pmc Advocates, interest groups and Australian news coverage of alcohol advertising restrictions: content and framing analysis
    Andrea 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
  4. ncbi The quality of media reports on discoveries related to human genetic diseases
    Neil 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. 2005
  5. ncbi Press releases of science journal articles and subsequent newspaper stories on the same topic
    V de Semir
    Observatori de la Comunicació Científica, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain
    JAMA 280:294-5. 1998
  6. ncbi Assessing the impact of media guidelines for reporting on suicides in Austria: interrupted time series analysis
    Thomas 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
  7. ncbi Canadian newspaper coverage of the A/H1N1 vaccine program
    Christen M Rachul
    Health Law Institute, Law Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2H5
    Can J Public Health 102:200-3. 2011
  8. ncbi Alcohol coverage in California newspapers: frequency, prominence, and framing
    Sonja 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. 2002
  9. pmc Why most biomedical findings echoed by newspapers turn out to be false: the case of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Francois Gonon
    Institute of Neurodegenerative Diseases, University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e44275. 2012
  10. pmc Tobacco coverage in print media: the use of timing and themes by tobacco control supporters and opposition before a failed tobacco tax initiative
    Jenine 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

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  1. pmc Escalating coverage of obesity in UK newspapers: the evolution and framing of the "obesity epidemic" from 1996 to 2010
    Shona 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...
  2. pmc 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...
  3. pmc Advocates, interest groups and Australian news coverage of alcohol advertising restrictions: content and framing analysis
    Andrea 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...
  4. ncbi The quality of media reports on discoveries related to human genetic diseases
    Neil 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. 2005
    To 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.
  5. ncbi Press releases of science journal articles and subsequent newspaper stories on the same topic
    V 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...
  6. ncbi Assessing the impact of media guidelines for reporting on suicides in Austria: interrupted time series analysis
    Thomas 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...
  7. ncbi Canadian newspaper coverage of the A/H1N1 vaccine program
    Christen 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 ..
  8. ncbi Alcohol coverage in California newspapers: frequency, prominence, and framing
    Sonja 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. 2002
    The 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...
  9. pmc Why most biomedical findings echoed by newspapers turn out to be false: the case of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Francois 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...
  10. pmc Tobacco coverage in print media: the use of timing and themes by tobacco control supporters and opposition before a failed tobacco tax initiative
    Jenine 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...
  11. pmc Influence of medical journal press releases on the quality of associated newspaper coverage: retrospective cohort study
    Lisa 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...
  12. pmc The reporting of theoretical health risks by the media: Canadian newspaper reporting of potential blood transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
    Kumanan 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)...
  13. pmc Do the print media "hype" genetic research? A comparison of newspaper stories and peer-reviewed research papers
    Tania 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.
  14. ncbi Framing and the marginalisation of evidence in media reportage of policy debate about alcopops, Australia 2008-2009: implications for advocacy
    Andrea 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%)...
  15. pmc Characteristics of genetics-related news content in Black weekly newspapers
    C 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...
  16. ncbi News coverage analyses of mental health services immediately after September 11, 2001
    Diane 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...
  17. pmc US news media coverage of tobacco control issues
    Marilee 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...
  18. ncbi Are we expecting too much from print media? An analysis of newspaper coverage of the 2002 Canadian healthcare reform debate
    Patricia 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 ..
  19. ncbi The Finnish press's political position on alcohol between 1993 and 2000
    Jukka Törrönen
    The Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, Helsinki, Finland
    Addiction 98:281-90. 2003
    To 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.
  20. ncbi Comprehensive analysis of cancer coverage in important Chinese newspapers between 2000 and 2007
    Jianping 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.
  21. pmc Framing pub smoking bans: an analysis of Australian print news media coverage, March 1996-March 2003
    David 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...
  22. ncbi Analysis of health stories in daily newspapers in the UK
    A Robinson
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Public Health 127:39-45. 2013
    To 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.
  23. pmc A comparative study of two communication models in HIV/AIDS coverage in selected Nigerian newspapers
    Onjefu 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...
  24. ncbi Does the use of psychiatrists as sources of information improve media depictions of mental illness? A pilot study
    R 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...
  25. pmc Reporting epidemics: newspapers, information dissemination and the story of Ebola in the Ugandan district of Luweero
    Allan 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...
  26. ncbi Ignoring the controversies: newspaper reports on Alzheimer's disease treatments
    Eric E Adelman
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1821-2. 2003
  27. pmc Representations of OxyContin in North American newspapers and medical journals
    Emma 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...
  28. pmc Newspaper coverage of mental illness in the UK, 1992-2008
    Robert 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...
  29. ncbi A two-year cross-sectional study on the information about schizophrenia divulged by a prestigious daily newspaper
    Maria 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...
  30. pmc Print media coverage of post-traumatic stress disorder: content analysis of three major Korean newspapers
    Yourhee 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...
  31. ncbi 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. 2012
    This study investigated cancer portrayals in newspapers now and 20 years ago. Six major daily newspapers from regions across Canada were studied...
  32. ncbi Drowning in a high-income developing country in the Middle East: newspapers as an essential resource for injury surveillance
    Peter 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 ..
  33. ncbi Reporting diet-related health issues through newspapers: portrayal of cardiovascular disease and Type 2 diabetes
    Nicole 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...
  34. ncbi Scientific drug information in newspapers: sensationalism and low quality. The example of therapeutic use of cannabinoids
    Eva Montané
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Hospitals Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08035, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 61:475-7. 2005
    We aimed to analyse the quality of newspaper articles (NAs) concerning the therapeutic use of cannabis published in Spanish newspapers.
  35. pmc Newspapers and newspaper ink contain agonists for the ah receptor
    Jessica 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...
  36. ncbi Mass-media, violence and mental illness. Evidence from some Italian newspapers
    Bernardo 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.
  37. ncbi 'About a year before the breakdown I was having symptoms': sadness, pathology and the Australian newspaper media
    Rob 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...
  38. ncbi Schizophrenia in Turkish newspapers : retrospective scanning study
    Omer 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...
  39. ncbi News media coverage of a women's health contraversy: how newspapers and TV outlets covered a recent debate over screening mammography
    Whitney 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...
  40. ncbi News media tracking of tobacco control: a review of sampling methodologies
    W 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...
  41. ncbi Use of schizophrenia as a metaphor in US newspapers
    Kenneth 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...
  42. ncbi Structural problems of medical news reports in newspapers: a verification of news reports on an incident of mass nosocomial Serratia infection
    Yasuhiro 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...
  43. ncbi Marvelous medicines and dangerous drugs: the representation of prescription medicine in the UK newsprint media
    Helen 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...
  44. ncbi A content analysis of news coverage of skin cancer in China newspapers
    Yu 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...
  45. pmc Suicide coverage in U.S. newspapers following the publication of the media guidelines
    Phillip T Tatum
    Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 40:524-34. 2010
    A nationally representative sample of 968 local and national newspapers was examined to determine whether the 2001 U.S...
  46. pmc Can media advocacy influence newspaper coverage of tobacco: measuring the effectiveness of the American stop smoking intervention study's (ASSIST) media advocacy strategies
    F 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...
  47. pmc What is newsworthy? Longitudinal study of the reporting of medical research in two British newspapers
    Christopher Bartlett
    MRC Health Services Research Collaboration, Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PR
    BMJ 325:81-4. 2002
    To assess the characteristics of medical research that is press released by general medical journals and reported in newspapers.
  48. ncbi Talking about obesity: news framing of who is responsible for causing and fixing the problem
    Sei 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.
  49. ncbi Obesity in print: an analysis of daily newspapers
    Anja 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.
  50. ncbi Importance of the lay press in the transmission of medical knowledge to the scientific community
    D 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?..
  51. ncbi Osteoporosis coverage in selected women's magazines and newspapers, 1998-2001
    Lorraine 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. 2003
    To evaluate the accountability of osteoporosis information available in selected mass-circulating women's magazines (n=8) and a sample of newspapers (n=2).
  52. pmc Quality of pharmaceutical industry press releases based on original research
    Bindee 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...
  53. pmc 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 ..
  54. pmc Schizophrenia, an illness and a metaphor: analysis of the use of the term 'schizophrenia' in the UK national newspapers
    Arun 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...
  55. ncbi Newspaper reporting of suicides in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Guangzhou: compliance with WHO media guidelines and epidemiological comparisons
    King 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...
  56. ncbi Newspaper stories as measures of structural stigma
    Patrick 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...
  57. pmc Representations of cycling in metropolitan newspapers--changes over time and differences between Sydney and Melbourne, Australia
    Chris 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...
  58. ncbi Influence of newspaper reporting on adolescents' attitudes toward people with mental illness
    Sandra 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...
  59. pmc SARS epidemic in the press
    Giovanni Rezza
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:381-2. 2004
  60. ncbi [Validation of a questionnaire to assess the quality of health information in Argentinian newspapers]
    Emiliano Biondo
    Biomedica 25:366-76. 2005
    The 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.
  61. ncbi Cancer coverage in general-audience and Black newspapers
    Elisia 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 ..
  62. pmc Sources and coverage of medical news on front pages of US newspapers
    William 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...
  63. ncbi News media coverage of medication research: reporting pharmaceutical company funding and use of generic medication names
    Michael 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...
  64. ncbi Newspaper reporting on schizophrenia: a content analysis of five national newspapers at two time points
    Sarah Clement
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University, 103 Borough Road, London, SE1 OAA, United Kingdom
    Schizophr Res 98:178-83. 2008
    This study aimed to assess change in the quality of reporting of schizophrenia in UK national daily newspapers, comparing 1996 with 2005.
  65. ncbi The Cinderella of public health news: physical activity coverage in Australian newspapers, 1986-2006
    Josephine Chau
    University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 33:189-92. 2009
    This research examined trends in physical activity reporting by Australian newspapers, and described these trends compared to coverage of obesity and tobacco.
  66. ncbi Australian letters to the editor on tobacco: triggers, rhetoric, and claims of legitimate voice
    Katherine 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)...
  67. ncbi Medicalization and beyond: the social construction of insomnia and snoring in the news
    Simon 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...
  68. 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
    ..Tobacco articles from major daily newspapers in Australia (12 newspapers; 1,188 articles) and the United States (30 newspapers; 1,317 articles) were ..
  69. ncbi Uncovering differences across the cancer control continuum: a comparison of ethnic and mainstream cancer newspaper stories
    Jo 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.
  70. pmc How do US journalists cover treatments, tests, products, and procedures? An evaluation of 500 stories
    Gary Schwitzer
    University of Minnesota School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS Med 5:e95. 2008
  71. ncbi 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...
  72. pmc False hopes, unwarranted fears: the trouble with medical news stories
    Virginia Barbour
    PLoS Med 5:e118. 2008
  73. ncbi Media portrayal of conflicts of interest in herbal remedy clinical trials
    Megan Koper
    Health Law Institute, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Health Law Rev 15:9-11. 2006
  74. pmc Black newspapers as a tool for cancer education in African American communities
    Charlene 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. 2008
    Despite 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 ..
  75. ncbi 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 ..
  76. pmc Characteristics of medical research news reported on front pages of newspapers
    William 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...
  77. ncbi 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.
  78. pmc Checking the pulse: Midwestern reporters' opinions on their ability to report health care news
    Melinda Voss
    Association of Health Care Journalists, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1158-60. 2002
    b>Newspapers play a key role in disseminating information and shaping perceptions about health, research, and policies...
  79. ncbi Newspaper coverage of complementary and alternative therapies for cancer--UK 2002-2004
    Stefania 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.
  80. ncbi UV tanning advertisements in high school newspapers
    Scott 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...
  81. ncbi Gendered portraits of depression in Swedish newspapers
    Carita 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...
  82. ncbi The development and validation of a coding protocol to measure change in tobacco-control newspaper coverage
    Donald 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...
  83. ncbi Effects of newspaper coverage on public knowledge about modifiable cancer risks
    Jo 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...
  84. ncbi Disease metaphors in new epidemics: the UK media framing of the 2003 SARS epidemic
    Patrick 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 ..
  85. ncbi Representations of SARS in the British newspapers
    Peter 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 ..
  86. pmc Print media coverage of California's smokefree bar law
    S 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...
  87. ncbi Death makes news: the social impact of disease on newspaper coverage
    R 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...
  88. pmc Tobacco in the news: an analysis of newspaper coverage of tobacco issues in Australia, 2001
    R 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...
  89. ncbi Effect of news coverage on the prevalence of drunk-driving behavior: evidence from a longitudinal study
    Itzhak 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...
  90. ncbi Cancer coverage in newspapers serving large and small communities in Ontario
    M 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. 2001
    Local newspapers are an important source of health news, especially in small communities...
  91. pmc Drugs in the news: an analysis of Canadian newspaper coverage of new prescription drugs
    Alan 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...
  92. ncbi A low-cost, practical method for increasing smokers' interest in smoking cessation programs
    Paul 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...
  93. ncbi Building a health promotion agenda in local newspapers
    Beverly 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.
  94. ncbi The news on health behavior: coverage of diet, activity, and tobacco in local newspapers
    Charlene 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...
  95. ncbi Evaluation of stigmatizing language and medical errors in neurology coverage by US newspapers
    Joseph 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...
  96. ncbi The construction of HIV/AIDS in Indian newspapers: a frame analysis
    Rebecca 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...
  97. ncbi The power of the press: how one media spark ignited interest in forensic nursing
    Donna A Gaffney
    Seton Hall University, College of Nursing, South Orange, NJ, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 1:82-3. 2005
  98. ncbi Assessing the impact of SSRI antidepressants on popular notions of women's depressive illness
    Jonathan 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...
  99. ncbi Myriad and the mass media: the covering of a gene patent controversy
    Timothy 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...
  100. ncbi Reduction in patient enrollment in the Veterans Health Administration after media coverage of adverse medical events
    William 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...
  101. ncbi Drugs in the Brazilian print media: an exploratory survey of newspaper and magazine stories in the year 2000
    Ana 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 ..

Research Grants62

  1. 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 ..
  2. 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, ..
  3. Barriers to Effective Tobacco Control Policy Implementation in the US Military
    Ruth 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...
  4. Improving the Self-Efficacy of African American Parents in Infant Supine Sleep
    Kathryn 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...
  5. Physical Activity Behavior Among Midlife South Asian Indian Immigrants
    MANJU 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...
  6. Bioethics Research Infrastructure Initiative
    CLAUDIA 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 ..
  7. Enhancing Civilian Support for Military Tobacco Control
    Ruth 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 ..
  8. Enhancing Civilian Support for Military Tobacco Control
    Ruth 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 ..
  9. BLACK NEWSPAPER COVERAGE OF GENETICS AND ITS IMPLICATIONS FOR AFRICAN AMERICANS
    CHARLENE ANNE CABURNAY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Currently, Black newspapers reach a large proportion of the U.S...
  10. A Social History of Cesarean Section in the United States
    JACQUELINE 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 ..
  11. Evaluation of Bisphenol A Dermal Exposure and Toxicokinetics Among Cashiers
    John R Wilkins; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Cashiers (n=24) will be recruited through advertisements in local newspapers and existing Ohio State University networks...
  12. UPENN TCORS: Tobacco Product Messaging in a Complex Communication Environment
    Caryn Lerman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., newspapers, TV), to social media (e.g....
  13. Communication-based Strategies to Eliminate Cancer Disparities
    Matthew 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 ..
  14. LEADERSHIP ALLIANCE SYMPOSIA SERIES
    James 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...
  15. Addiction Studies Program for Journalists
    David 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...
  16. Mental Health Services and Global Trade
    Howard 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 ..
  17. From Pavilions to Skyscrapers: A History of Healthy Hospital Design in New York C
    JEANNE 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, ..
  18. Gender and Public Health Reform in Los Angeles
    Jennifer 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 ..
  19. Global Trade and U.S. Health Policies
    Howard 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 ..
  20. Birth Pangs: A Social History of Obstetric Anesthesia
    Jacqueline 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.
  21. HETEROSEXUAL TRANSMISSION OF HIV
    Margaret Fischl; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Family Health Centers, Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinics and via advertisement through local newspapers, radio shows, posters and flyers (placers)...
  22. PSYCHOLOGICAL ABUSE: VIOLATION, HARASSMENT, BATTERING
    Linda 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 ..
  23. Components of nuptiality and fertility change
    Robert 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...
  24. TRAINING RURAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS TO ACCESS NLM DATA
    LESLIE 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...
  25. San Francisco's Plague: The View from Chinatown
    GUENTER 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 ..
  26. Effectiveness of Intervention on Health
    Lisa 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...
  27. RACIAL INTEGRATION OF MEDICINE IN THE UNITED STATES
    P 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 ..
  28. Stability and Change of Amish Populations in the 21st Century
    Elizabeth 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 ..
  29. Health Fotonovela Strips for Spanish Language Newspapers
    ANA 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...
  30. School-Based Alcohol and HIV Prevention in South Africa
    Rick 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...
  31. The "New Man" in Soviet Biology and Medicine
    NIKOLAY 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]
  32. TALK ABOUT DRUGS IN AM RHET RESONANCE--POLICY 1875-1990
    SUSAN 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-..
  33. CANCER DIET KNOWLEDGE AND BELIEFS IN AFRICAN AMERICANS
    ADELIA 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 ..
  34. CLINICAL TRIAL OF MEDICAL THERAPY IN BPH
    Harris 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 ..
  35. Organized Labor and Tobacco
    Edith 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...
  36. KNOW YOUR BODY-HISPANIC COMM. SCIENCE EDUCATION PROJECT
    Robert Russell; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Tu Cuerpo website and the bilingual 800# helpline promoted by 147 participating radio stations and 102 newspapers nationwide...
  37. ASSOCIATION OF HEALTH CARE JOURNALISTS CONFERENCE 2001
    Melinda 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 ..
  38. Impact of Domestic Violence on Cancer Treatment
    Jeanne 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...
  39. DEVELOPING POLICY TO REVERSE THE CIGAR TREND
    Lisa 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...
  40. Substance Use and Treatment within a Transgender Sample
    Emilia Lombardi; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..will utilize outreach and treatment organizations serving transgendered individuals, advertising in local newspapers and magazines, and respondent driven sampling...
  41. Proyecto Ciencia NIAID Hispanic Outreach Initiative
    Adolph 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...
  42. Quality Assurance and Data Integrity in Clinical Trials
    Yuan 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.
  43. BLACK HOSPITAL MOVEMENT 1920-1945
    VANESSA GAMBLE; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..In addition, the PI has systematically reviewed medical and hospital journals, publications of black political organizations, and black newspapers.
  44. The Nature of Health
    Linda Nash; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..S. Public Health Service, and certain key individuals, local newspapers, and legislative testimony...
  45. Mainstream and Ethnic/Minority News Coverage of Cancer
    Jo 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...
  46. MATERNAL HEALTH STATUS AND ADVERSE BIRTH OUTCOMES
    Jennifer Haas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Such interventions should begin from the premise that improved maternal and infant outcomes can only come from improved maternal health. ..
  47. Racial Segregation & Disparities in Cancer Outcomes
    Jennifer Haas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed study would provide empirical evidence that could give impetus to area-based interventions to reduce cancer disparities. ..
  48. Lay and Expert Models of Gene-Environment Interaction
    Celeste 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]..
  49. 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]..
  50. Race and Public Communication about Human Variation
    Celeste 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. ..
  51. In-school and community media prevention
    Michael 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]..
  52. Internal Barriers to Seeking Smoking Cessation Treatment
    John Hughes; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our results will suggest messages for media campaigns and for clinicians to use to motivate smokers to access proven treatments. ..
  53. INFORMATION NEEDS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN CANCER PATIENTS
    Alicia Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  54. Psychiatric Characterization/Mild Cognitive Impairment
    Yonas 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. ..
  55. Reducing snack food variety during obesity treatment
    Hollie 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. ..
  56. Child & Family Disaster Research Training & Education
    Betty 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. ..
  57. ORAL HEALTH OF OLDER TYPE 1 DIABETIC PATIENTS
    Paul 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. ..
  58. Reducing Risk Factors in Peripheral Arterial Disease
    Mary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  59. A Partnership to Promote Physical Activity and Healthy Eating in AME Churches
    Sara Wilcox; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The inclusion of PA, use of a CBPR approach, engagement of church decision makers, and focus on the church's ..
  60. Stringent response and bmp expression in B. burgdorferi
    Felipe Cabello; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..burgdorferi from a descriptive paradigm to a paradigm framed by mechanistic and causal interpretations. ..
  61. A Spiking Model of Hippocampus for Guiding Behavior
    Michael 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]..
  62. Development of a culturally targeted patient navigation curriculum for LGBT adult
    Alicia K Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....