community medicine

Summary

Summary: A branch of medicine concerned with the total health of the individual within the home environment and in the community, and with the application of comprehensive care to the prevention and treatment of illness in the entire community.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Teaching professionalism within a community context: perspectives from a national demonstration project
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    Georgetown University School of Medicine, NE 113 Medical Dental Building, 3900 Reservoir Rd, NW, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Acad Med 80:339-43. 2005
  2. pmc Experience with using second life for medical education in a family and community medicine education unit
    Elena Melús-Palazón
    Family and Community Medicine Education Unit, Aragonese Health Service, Zaragoza I Zone, Eugenio Lucas 31 33, 50018, Zaragoza, Spain
    BMC Med Educ 12:30. 2012
  3. ncbi What impact will an increased number of teaching general practices have on patients, doctors and medical students?
    Jonathan Mathers
    Health Impact Assessment Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Med Educ 38:1219-28. 2004
  4. pmc Development and evaluation of a community based, multiagency course for medical students: descriptive survey
    A Lennox
    Division of Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leicester
    BMJ 316:596-9. 1998
  5. ncbi Comparative study of community medicine practice in MBBS curriculum of health institutions of Nepal
    S B Marahatta
    Department of Community Medicine, Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences, Dhulikhel, Nepal
    Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 7:461-9. 2009
  6. ncbi Does community-based experience alter career preference? New evidence from a prospective longitudinal cohort study of undergraduate medical students
    A Howe
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, University of Sheffield, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Med Educ 35:391-7. 2001
  7. pmc Do community medicine residency trainees learn through journal club? An experience from a developing country
    Saima Akhund
    Human Development Programme, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Med Educ 6:43. 2006
  8. pmc Cohort study of examination performance of undergraduate medical students learning in community settings
    Paul Worley
    Flinders University Rural Clinical School, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA, 5001, Australia
    BMJ 328:207-9. 2004
  9. ncbi Community-engaged scholarship: is faculty work in communities a true academic enterprise?
    Diane C Calleson
    Public Health Leadership Program, CB 7469, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7469, USA
    Acad Med 80:317-21. 2005
  10. ncbi How a community-based organization and an academic health center are creating an effective partnership for training and service
    Dodi Meyer
    Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Division of General Pediatrics, New York, New York, USA
    Acad Med 80:327-33. 2005

Research Grants

  1. THE ROLE OF LYMPHOCYTES IN CEREBRAL ISCHEMIC INJURY
    Kyra Becker; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Health Pomotion and Disease Prevention Research Center
    Daniel Blumenthal; Fiscal Year: 2008
  3. REDUCTION OF TRIGLYCERIDES IN WOMEN ON HRT
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2008
  4. Treatment of Depression in Mothers in Home Visitation
    ROBERT AMMERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2008
  5. The Health and Social Context of Infant Death: Reflections from South Africa
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2008
  6. 2006 Clinical Research Training Institute
    James George; Fiscal Year: 2006
  7. Health Literacy and Children with Special Needs
    Dolores Acevedo Garcia; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. Peer Education in Pregnancy Study
    Victoria Persky; Fiscal Year: 2006
  9. Prognostication In Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonia
    Kevin Flaherty; Fiscal Year: 2006
  10. Parenting Effects of Healthy Steps: Utilization & Expec
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications174 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Teaching professionalism within a community context: perspectives from a national demonstration project
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    Georgetown University School of Medicine, NE 113 Medical Dental Building, 3900 Reservoir Rd, NW, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Acad Med 80:339-43. 2005
    ..0%). This project demonstrates that community-based experiences can provide unique and relevant learning in a professionalism curriculum that can complement existing medical-school-based efforts...
  2. pmc Experience with using second life for medical education in a family and community medicine education unit
    Elena Melús-Palazón
    Family and Community Medicine Education Unit, Aragonese Health Service, Zaragoza I Zone, Eugenio Lucas 31 33, 50018, Zaragoza, Spain
    BMC Med Educ 12:30. 2012
    ..The application of new technologies to the education of health professionals is both a challenge and a necessity. Virtual worlds are increasingly being explored as a support for education...
  3. ncbi What impact will an increased number of teaching general practices have on patients, doctors and medical students?
    Jonathan Mathers
    Health Impact Assessment Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Med Educ 38:1219-28. 2004
    ..In light of the ongoing expansion of medical student numbers, many more general practices will be required to participate in undergraduate teaching...
  4. pmc Development and evaluation of a community based, multiagency course for medical students: descriptive survey
    A Lennox
    Division of Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leicester
    BMJ 316:596-9. 1998
    ....
  5. ncbi Comparative study of community medicine practice in MBBS curriculum of health institutions of Nepal
    S B Marahatta
    Department of Community Medicine, Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences, Dhulikhel, Nepal
    Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 7:461-9. 2009
    ..The question put forward is whether it has been appropriate to nurture the present health needs and aspiration of people...
  6. ncbi Does community-based experience alter career preference? New evidence from a prospective longitudinal cohort study of undergraduate medical students
    A Howe
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, University of Sheffield, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Med Educ 35:391-7. 2001
    ....
  7. pmc Do community medicine residency trainees learn through journal club? An experience from a developing country
    Saima Akhund
    Human Development Programme, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Med Educ 6:43. 2006
    ..Also we have found no published effectiveness studies of this teaching modality in Community Medicine (Public Health) in any country...
  8. pmc Cohort study of examination performance of undergraduate medical students learning in community settings
    Paul Worley
    Flinders University Rural Clinical School, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA, 5001, Australia
    BMJ 328:207-9. 2004
    ..To determine whether moving clinical medical education out of the tertiary hospital into a community setting compromises academic standards...
  9. ncbi Community-engaged scholarship: is faculty work in communities a true academic enterprise?
    Diane C Calleson
    Public Health Leadership Program, CB 7469, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7469, USA
    Acad Med 80:317-21. 2005
    ..They conclude with recommendations for change in academic health centers and health professions schools...
  10. ncbi How a community-based organization and an academic health center are creating an effective partnership for training and service
    Dodi Meyer
    Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Division of General Pediatrics, New York, New York, USA
    Acad Med 80:327-33. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi A historical overview of interdisciplinary family health: a community-based interprofessional health professions course
    Richard A Davidson
    Program for Interdisciplinary Education, Box 100291, University of Florida Health Science Center, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Acad Med 80:334-8. 2005
    ..The development and continuing support of this course demonstrates that barriers to such efforts can be overcome by dedicated faculty and administration...
  12. pmc Frequency of alcohol use and obesity in community medicine patients
    James E Rohrer
    Health Services Research, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo, Texas, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 6:17. 2005
    ..However, the effects of alcohol use on the risk for obesity have not been thoroughly explored. This study focuses on how frequency of alcohol use is related to the risk of obesity in a community medicine clinic population.
  13. ncbi Evidence-based public health, community medicine, preventive care
    Milos Jenicek
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Canada
    Med Sci Monit 9:SR1-7. 2003
    ..As a result, the already impressive, but still incomplete accomplishments of the evidence-based medical world require further advancements...
  14. ncbi Sidney Kark's contributions to epidemiology and community medicine
    J D Kark
    Int J Epidemiol 32:882-4. 2003
  15. ncbi Community-based education programme of Dokuz Eylül School of Medicine
    Berna Musal
    Dokuz Eylul School of Medicine, Department of Medical Education, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 16:218-21. 2003
  16. ncbi Community pediatrics: gender differences in perspectives of residents
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:326-31. 2006
    ..We assessed gender differences in pediatric residents' involvement in and perspectives regarding community activities...
  17. ncbi [Evaluation of clinical competence of family medicine trainer]
    M Pedregal González
    Unidad Docente de Medicina Familiar y Comunitaria de Huelva, Huelva, Spain
    Aten Primaria 34:68-72. 2004
    ..The objective is to use a competence evaluation instrument that, in the short term, will be used not only for trainer accreditation but also for other public sanitary professionals...
  18. ncbi [Applying a teaching programme in community-based medical education]
    W Al-Faisal
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Damascus University, Damascus, Syrian Arab Republic
    East Mediterr Health J 12:398-404. 2006
    ..The students agreed with the structure of the programme and the role of the tutor and community, but were concerned about difficulties in implementation. Community members were enthusiastic about the programme...
  19. ncbi Lessons learned from community site administrators involved in pediatric community rotations
    Jennifer G Christner
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, Ohio 43614, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:121-3. 2004
    ..Understanding these perspectives may lead to better partnerships and experiences for both the residents and the community sites...
  20. ncbi Ambulatory care education: how do academic medical centers, affiliated residency teaching sites, and community-based practices compare?
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Acad Med 79:69-77. 2004
    ....
  21. ncbi Factors influencing community pediatrics training in residency
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    J Pediatr 150:119-20, 120.e1-2. 2007
  22. ncbi Medical training in community medicine: a comprehensive, academic, service-based curriculum
    Judith A Fisher
    Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Community Health 28:407-20. 2003
    The University of Pennsylvania's Family Practice Residency includes a significant community medicine component in order to accomplish the goals of addressing the health-related needs of the university's neighbors; exposing residents to ..
  23. ncbi LOCUS: immunizing medical students against the loss of professional values
    Donald A Carufel-Wert
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Fam Med 39:320-5. 2007
    ..The program consists of a core curriculum delivered through retreats, workshops, and seminars; a mentor relationship with a physician who is engaged in community health services; and a community service project...
  24. ncbi Evaluation of residency training in the delivery of culturally effective care
    Maria Luisa Zuniga
    Division of Community Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Med Educ 40:1192-200. 2006
    ..To augment resident training in the delivery of culturally effective care in order to improve clinician capacity to effectively care for patients from diverse backgrounds...
  25. ncbi Resident training and education in the United States
    Renee R Jenkins
    Department of Pediatrics, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatrics 112:752-4. 2003
    ....
  26. ncbi Continuing effectiveness of a community child health programme for medical students
    Maree O'Keefe
    University of Adelaide, Department of Paediatrics, Women s and Children s Hospital, North Adelaide, South Australia 5006
    Med Teach 28:683-9. 2006
    ..Although the programme continued to meet its specific aims, a number of agency factors outside the control of the programme coordinators posed real threats to long-term programme success...
  27. ncbi Family and community medicine in Saudi Arabia. Development and future
    Ali M Al-Shehri
    Saudi Med J 25:1328-30. 2004
  28. ncbi The family medicine clerkship over the past 10 years at Ben Gurion University of the Negev
    Roni Peleg
    Department of Family Medicine, Goldman Faculty of Medical Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Teach Learn Med 17:258-61. 2005
    ..Most medical teaching takes place in the academic hospital setting and students continue to have little exposure to community-based medicine...
  29. ncbi Advocacy is not a specialty
    Abraham B Bergman
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:892. 2005
  30. ncbi Child advocacy training: curriculum outcomes and resident satisfaction
    Lisa J Chamberlain
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:842-7. 2005
    ..Many health problems affecting children today are based in the community and cannot be easily addressed in the office setting. Child advocacy is an effective approach for pediatricians to take...
  31. pmc Effect of a community oriented problem based learning curriculum on quality of primary care delivered by graduates: historical cohort comparison study
    Robyn Tamblyn
    McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A3
    BMJ 331:1002. 2005
    ....
  32. pmc Evaluation of a task-based community oriented teaching model in family medicine for undergraduate medical students in Iraq
    Samim A Al-Dabbagh
    Department of Community Medicine, Mosul College of Medicine, Mosul University, Mosul, Iraq
    BMC Med Educ 5:31. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate a task-based, community oriented teaching model of family medicine for undergraduate students in Iraqi medical schools...
  33. ncbi The Community Follow-up Project (CFUP)
    M S Sherina
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 60:54-7. 2005
    ....
  34. ncbi A walk in the patients' shoes: a step toward competency development in systems-based practice
    Elisa Alter Zenni
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, FL 32209, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:54-7. 2006
    ..To implement and evaluate the effectiveness of scenario-based learning as a method for teaching systems-based practice to pediatric residents...
  35. ncbi Beyond 'tomorrow's doctors': a review of basic medical education in the UK
    Gaynor Lloyd-Jones
    Medical Teaching Organisation, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, The University of Edinburgh Medical School, UK
    Ann Trop Paediatr 25:71-8. 2005
    ..Consequences of the initiative include greater choice in the courses now offered to applicants to medical school, the growth of medical education units within medical schools and greater interest in medical education generally...
  36. ncbi Facilitating the integrated small-group tutorial in a medical programme--the University of Transkei (Unitra) experience
    Jehu E Iputo
    Quality Assurance Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, Walter Sisulu University, Mthatha, Eastern Cape, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 95:959-62. 2005
    ..Regular training of tutors is carried out to assist faculty in adapting to the new methods of training. Performance of tutors is regularly assessed by students...
  37. ncbi Advocacy by any other name would smell as sweet
    Lisa J Chamberlain
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:453. 2006
  38. ncbi Assessing the effects of training on knowledge and skills of health personnel: a case study from the family health project in Sindh, Pakistan
    Syed Farid-ul-Hasnain
    Department of Community Health Sciences, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 17:26-30. 2005
    ..This is a comparative analysis to assess the knowledge and skills of health care providers in Area Focus Approach (AFA) health facilities with the ones in non-AFA health care facilities...
  39. ncbi Assessment of competencies in physicians-in-training through the delivery of a community-based health curriculum using distance learning
    Andrea T Bortot
    Joint Primary Care Fellowship, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Med Teach 26:615-20. 2004
    ..This paper describes the background, process and statistical results of their work...
  40. ncbi Active precepting in the residency clinic: a pilot study of a new model
    David W Lillich
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Fam Med 37:205-10. 2005
    ..This study's objective was to develop and implement a model of "active precepting" as a teaching and patient care quality improvement project at a community-based family medicine residency program...
  41. pmc Comparison of knowledge scores of medical students in problem-based learning and traditional curriculum on public health topics
    Erol Gurpinar
    Akdeniz University School of Medicine, Department of Medical Education, Antalya, Turkey
    BMC Med Educ 5:7. 2005
    ..The purpose of the study was to compare the knowledge scores of medical students in Problem-based Learning and traditional curriculum on public health topics...
  42. ncbi Value of a community pediatrics rotation for residents
    Earnestine Willis
    J Pediatr 148:287-8. 2006
  43. ncbi Does Community-Based Education come close to what it should be? A case study from the developing world: students' opinions
    T N Kristina
    Faculties of Medicine of Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 19:179-88. 2006
    ..However, there are doubts whether CBE programmes are appropriately implemented. As a case study, the CBE programme of the Medical Faculty of Diponegoro University (MFDU) in Semarang, Indonesia was evaluated...
  44. ncbi The Montana model: integrated primary care and behavioral health in a family practice residency program
    Claire Oakley
    Biology Department, Rocky Mountain College, Billings, MT, USA
    J Rural Health 21:351-4. 2005
    ....
  45. ncbi General practice: a leading provider of medical student education in the 21st century?
    Jill E Thistlethwaite
    Centre for Innovation in Professional Health Education and Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:124-8. 2007
    ....
  46. ncbi The challenges of teaching in a general practice setting
    Rod Pearce
    Adelaide to Outback GP Training Program, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:129-32. 2007
    ....
  47. ncbi Introducing the IMCI community component into the curriculum of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Gezira
    S H AbdelRahman
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Gezira, Wad Medani, Sudan
    East Mediterr Health J 14:731-41. 2008
    ..It describes the community-based courses into which the community component was integrated, the implementation and impact of the programme and the constraints faced...
  48. ncbi Training community-responsive physicians
    John R Brill
    St Luke s Family Practice Residency, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Milwaukee, 53215, USA
    Acad Med 77:747. 2002
    ..Luke's family practice residency program has developed a longitudinal community medicine curriculum designed to teach the four domains of physician-community involvement: (1) insight into ..
  49. ncbi Empirical evidence for symbiotic medical education: a comparative analysis of community and tertiary-based programmes
    Paul Worley
    Flinders University Rural Clinical School, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Med Educ 40:109-16. 2006
    ..The examination performance of students on this course has been shown to be higher than that of their tertiary hospital-based peers...
  50. ncbi Challenges to rural medical education: a student perspective
    Gabrielle Delaney
    Greater Murray Clinical School, University of New South Wales, Wagga Wagga, NSW 2650, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 10:168-72. 2002
    ..Moreover, there is potential for flow-on benefits to the community following integration of new information technology into the local health infrastructure...
  51. ncbi [Doctors in training: a stimulus for society]
    R Vinyeta
    Aten Primaria 29:529-30. 2002
  52. ncbi Patients consulting with students in general practice: survey of patients' satisfaction and their role in teaching
    Ann Christin Haffling
    Lund University, Sweden
    Med Teach 30:622-9. 2008
    ..General practice is a common setting for medical students' clinical training. However, little is known about patients' views on consulting with senior students...
  53. ncbi Prevalence of community-oriented primary care knowledge, training, and practice
    Shirley K Longlett
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Quincy 62301, USA
    Fam Med 34:183-9. 2002
    ..This study examines COPC-related aspects of training and practice and whether or not respondents report COPC knowledge. The study also compares residency program and physician responses...
  54. ncbi The state of community medicine training in family practice residency programs
    Marcus Plescia
    Department of Family Medicine, Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Fam Med 34:177-82. 2002
    This paper describes the state and nature of community medicine training in family practice residency programs.
  55. ncbi Training interns in population-based research: learners' feedback from 13 consecutive batches from a medical school in India
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Community Medicine, University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India
    Med Educ 35:585-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: This study empirically demonstrates that with some extra effort from teachers, interns can be exposed to a hands-on learning experience in population-based research, on a systematic basis, without additional resources...
  56. ncbi Participatory identification of learning objectives in eight medical schools in Vietnam
    Luu Ngoc Hoat
    Faculty of Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Med Teach 29:683-90. 2007
    ..The process is described as an example of a comprehensive and bottom-up approach to curriculum development that could provide an example for other disciplines and schools in Vietnam or elsewhere...
  57. ncbi Integrating population health into a family medicine clerkship: 7 years of evolution
    Mark Unverzagt
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Fam Med 35:45-51. 2003
    ..The curriculum integrates population health/community medicine projects and problem-based tutorials into a community-based, ambulatory clinical experience...
  58. ncbi The development and evaluation of a community attachment scheme for first-year medical students
    David Hannay
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Med Teach 25:161-6. 2003
    ....
  59. ncbi Early patient contact in primary care: a new challenge
    A C Haffling
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, , Sweden
    Med Educ 35:901-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The teaching of junior medical students is maintained by the GPs' enthusiasm for teaching. However, teacher training is required and the crucial issues of time and space have to be considered...
  60. ncbi Pediatrics in the community: community pediatrics training initiative (CPTI)
    Jeffrey Kaczorowski
    CPTI American Academy of Pediatrics, USA
    Pediatr Rev 29:31-2. 2008
    ..The challenge is how to make such experiences available to all pediatric residents and pediatricians.-C. Andrew Aligne, MD, MPH, Section Editor...
  61. ncbi [Proposal for a map of methods and techniques to help tutors to "travel through the teaching programme"]
    José Saura Llamas
    Medicina de Familia y Comunitaria, Centro de Salud Barrio del Carmen, Servicio Murciano de Salud, C Atenea, 21 El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Aten Primaria 39:497-505. 2007
  62. ncbi [Skills and requirements of residents. Teaching resources to help tutors in a situation of change]
    Francisco J Sanchez Marin
    Fundación para la Formación e Investigación Sanitarias de la Región de Murcia, Hospital General Universitario Reina Sofia, Murcia, Espana
    Aten Primaria 39:535-9. 2007
    To determine indicators of the skills and expectations of family and community medicine (FMC) residents (MIR). To construct teaching resources to value skills and expectations individually and continuously.
  63. ncbi The development and evaluation of community health competencies for family medicine
    Marie Wolff
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    WMJ 106:397-401. 2007
    ..This focus requires a multidimensional perspective on community health that examines the determinants, ranges, and variations of health status and disease in the community as a whole...
  64. ncbi Change in cardiovascular risk factors during a 10-year community intervention program
    S Giampaoli
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, , Rome, Italy
    Acta Cardiol 52:411-22. 1997
    ..Between 1983 and 1993 several intervention activities based on community medicine were carried out in the treatment area...
  65. ncbi [Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation in community medicine: management intentions and cost estimates]
    M Jeantet
    , , ,
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 94:1103-9. 2001
    This study was undertaken to describe the declared management of atrial fibrillation in community medicine in France for patients between 50 and 80 years of age, and to estimate the total cost of treatment for Society in the year 2000...
  66. ncbi [The Constitution of the Spanish Association of Teaching Committees (AREDA)]
    J D Tutusaus
    Hospitales Universitarios Virgen del Rocio, Sevilla, Spain
    Aten Primaria 36:401-3. 2005
  67. ncbi [Community genetics and hemophilia in a Brazilian population]
    V M Caio
    , , , Campinas, SP, 13020-904, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 17:595-605. 2001
    ..The paper concludes by recommending that a community-based program be implemented to improve the social adjustment status of individuals with hemophilia...
  68. ncbi Time to first occurrence of erosions in inflammatory polyarthritis: results from a prospective community-based study
    M Bukhari
    University of Manchester, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 44:1248-53. 2001
    ..4 (95% confidence interval [95% CI] 3.8-83), 6.8 (95% CI 4.7-10.0), and 13.0 (95% CI 8.9-19.2), respectively. CONCLUSION: Many patients with erosive disease first develop their erosions >2 years from disease onset...
  69. ncbi [Self-audit and tutor accreditation]
    Matilde Ezquerra Lezcano
    Unidad Docente de Medicina Familiar y Comunitaria del Consorcio Sanitario de Terrassa, Barcelona, Espana
    Aten Primaria 42:102-8. 2010
    To describe the experience of using self-audit (SA) as a means of accrediting family and community medicine tutors, to analyse the knowledge that the tutors have on this self-assessment methodology, and to record their opinions on this ..
  70. ncbi Evaluation of primary care practice in the University of Tokushima
    Kenji Tani
    Department of Community and Primary Care Medicine, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima, Japan
    J Med Invest 56:81-7. 2009
    ..showed that the practice was more meaningful in increasing the intensity for interest and passion for community medicine and medicine in remote area than the lecture...
  71. ncbi Observed versus reported precepting skills: teaching behaviours in a community ambulatory clerkship
    Inis Jane Bardella
    Department of Family Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Med Educ 39:1036-44. 2005
    ..This study observes community faculty-student teaching interactions and assesses the use of clinical teaching methods taught during faculty development workshops...
  72. ncbi The effect of strength and endurance training on gait, balance, fall risk, and health services use in community-living older adults
    D M Buchner
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 52:M218-24. 1997
    ..The study tested the effect of strength and endurance training on gait, balance, physical health status, fall risk, and health services use in older adults...
  73. ncbi A taxonomy of community-based medical education
    M E Magzoub
    King Saud Medical College, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Acad Med 75:699-707. 2000
    ..Last, it demonstrates the intricacies involved in the implementation of CBE, in particular the complexity of building a learning environment that is productive for students and, at the same time, responsive to community needs...
  74. ncbi No association between the low density lipoprotein receptor-related protein (LRP) gene and late-onset Alzheimer's disease in a community-based sample
    D Fallin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of South Florida, Tampa 33613, USA
    Neurosci Lett 233:145-7. 1997
    ..Further, despite the biochemical relationship between LRP and the ApoE protein, we find no significant statistical interaction between the alleles at these loci...
  75. ncbi A community-based approach for integrating geriatrics and gerontology into undergraduate medical education
    Iveris L Martinez
    Department of Humanities, Health and Society, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 33:152-65. 2012
    ..The growth and diversity of the older adult population makes it important to integrate and evaluate geriatrics education in undergraduate medical education...
  76. ncbi Social marketing self-esteem: a socio-medical approach to high-risk and skin tone alteration activities
    Gregory D Karelas
    Int J Dermatol 50:590-2. 2011
    ..Focusing primarily on the practices of skin tanning and lightening, this paper builds on studies that validate the ties between self-esteem and behavior, and addresses popular conceptions of skin color as drivers for individual behavior...
  77. ncbi An application of multidisciplinary education to a campus-community partnership to reduce motor vehicle accidents
    Bruce Goodrow
    Community Partnership Program, East Tennessee State University, Tennessee, USA
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 17:152-62. 2004
    ..Students from public health, nursing and medicine worked with community members to identify the problem and plan the strategy to address it...
  78. ncbi Introducing practice-based learning and improvement ACGME core competencies into a family medicine residency curriculum
    Mary Thoesen Coleman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Med Center One, University of Louisville, Louisville, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:238-47. 2003
    ..A curricular change was designed at the Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Louisville, to address selected ACGME competencies by incorporating practice-based ..
  79. ncbi Aspects of community healing: experiences of the Sault Sainte Marie tribe of Chippewa Indians
    Beverly A McBride
    SAFE KIDS, Safe Streets, Building Strong Native American Families, Anishnabek Community and Family Services, Sault Tribe of Chippewa Indians, Sault Ste Marie, MI 49783, USA
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 11:67-83. 2003
    ..The prospect of community healing, from internalized oppression and "ethnostress" and reaching a stronger spiritual, cultural-base is a long-term, multi-faceted, human liberation that touches on key American Indian issues...
  80. ncbi Healthy Families America: ruminations on implementing a home visitation program to prevent child maltreatment
    John K Holton
    Prevent Child Abuse America, 500 N Michigan Ave, Suite 200, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Prev Interv Community 34:13-38. 2007
    ..Developing a better understanding of HFA's history will advance existing models of home visitation and add to the emerging knowledge base of child maltreatment prevention...
  81. ncbi Dr. A.L. Saha Memorial Oration. National rural health mission: an opportunity to bridge the chasm between prescription, practice & perception of medical education in India
    Chandrakant S Pandav
    Centre for Community Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Indian J Public Health 50:153-9. 2006
  82. ncbi Community experience with bortezomib in patients with multiple myeloma
    Adedayo A Onitilo
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Weston Center, Weston, WI 54476, USA
    Am J Hematol 82:637-9. 2007
    ..Our response rates are comparable to those from clinical trials. Bortezomib is well tolerated in this population of multiple myeloma patients with the exception of infection adverse events that are generally mild grade 1-2...
  83. ncbi [Research studies presented by family and community medicine residents at the last two congresses on the speciality]
    M F Romeo Rubiales
    Aten Primaria 30:475. 2002
  84. ncbi [Primary care guidelines, semFYC (Spanish Society of Family and Community Medicine), (2nd edition)]
    J Espinàs Boquet
    ABS Santa Eugenia de Berga Barcelona Spain
    Aten Primaria 30:3-4. 2002
  85. ncbi Evaluation and comparison of a 1-month versus a 2-week community pediatrics and advocacy rotation for pediatric residents
    Cynthia Delago
    CARES Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, New Jersey 08084, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 46:821-30. 2007
    ..Residents' patients' use of Early Intervention services increased 65% during the 5-year period after curriculum introduction. No significant differences in outcome measures were observed between Curriculum A and Curriculum B...
  86. doi Online faculty development for community health in Brazil
    Paulo Marcondes Carvalho
    Med Educ 42:540. 2008
  87. ncbi Development of the Community-Oriented Medical Education curriculum of Pakistan: a case report on the national initiative on curriculum development
    Lubna A Baig
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 19:223-8. 2006
  88. ncbi Predictors of plasma cell disorders among African American patients: a community practice perspective
    Nay Min Tun
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, 121 DeKalb Ave, Brooklyn, NY, 11201, USA
    Ann Hematol 93:1015-21. 2014
    ..001). Light-chain-only PCD, renal disease, and abnormal free light chain ratio seemed to be higher in black patients than their white counterparts. ..
  89. ncbi Clinical community health: revisiting "the community as patient"
    D S Blumenthal
    Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, 720 Westview Drive SW, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 22:234. 2009
    ..The concept may be called Clinical Community Health...
  90. pmc Border health strategic initiative: overview and introduction to a community-based model for diabetes prevention and control
    Stuart J Cohen
    Mel and Enid Zuckerman Arizona College of Public Health, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, PO Box 245163, Tucson, AZ 85724 5163, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 2:A05. 2005
  91. ncbi Evaluation of community based education and service courses for undergraduate radiography students at Makeree University, Uganda
    Aloysius G Mubuuke
    Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Rural Remote Health 8:976. 2008
    ..This study was designed to obtain radiography teachers' and students' opinions of the significance and relevance of this community based training to radiography training...
  92. ncbi Student attitudes: potential barriers to implementing a community medicine field activity
    Peter F Cronholm
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Fam Med 41:22-7. 2009
    ..Our objective was to assess medical students' attitudes following implementation of a community medicine experience in their clerkship year.
  93. pmc Measuring organizational attributes of primary care practices: development of a new instrument
    Pamela A Ohman-Strickland
    Department of Family Medicine, UMDNJ RWJMS, One World s Fair Drive, Somerset, NJ 08873, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:1257-73. 2007
    ..To develop an instrument to measure organizational attributes relevant for family practices using the perspectives of clinicians, nurses, and staff...
  94. ncbi Cost effectiveness of a community-based exercise program for older adults
    Robert Petrella
    University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Clin J Sport Med 16:191-3. 2006
  95. ncbi [Implementation of preventive activities by family and community medicine residents in primary care clinics]
    David Paniagua Urbano
    Centro de Salud de Montoro, Unidad Docente de Medicina Familiar y Comunitaria, Cordoba, Espana
    Aten Primaria 42:514-9. 2010
    To determine the level of preventive activities carried out by Family and Community Medicine medical residents during their stay in the Health Centre, as well as to estimate the time involved in carrying them out.
  96. ncbi Managing the 'fit' of information and communication technology in community health: a framework for decision making
    E J Cardno
    Rural Extension Studies, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    J Telemed Telecare 6:S6-8. 2000
    ..There was additional value in ensuring a diversity of desired outcomes which balance costs and benefits while fostering capacity and technical sustainability...
  97. ncbi Community pediatrics research
    Robert E Greenberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Pediatrics 112:766-9. 2003
    ..These factors set the stage for the coming century and form the backdrop against which the formulation of research priorities must be staged...
  98. ncbi [Four years with psyche and soma]
    Thorkild I A Sørensen
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:4742. 2002
  99. ncbi [The Family and Community Medicine specialization in 2004 with the application of a new training program]
    C Fuertes
    Secretaria de la Comisión Nacional de Medicina Familiar y Comunitaria, Centro de Salud Chantrea, Pamplona, Spain
    An Sist Sanit Navar 26:291-4. 2003
  100. pmc History of the development of geriatric medicine in the UK
    A Barton
    Department of Elderly Medicine, St James s University Hospital, Leeds
    Postgrad Med J 79:229-34; quiz 233-4. 2003
    ..The contributions made by nurses and other professionals have been immense, but space does not permit a historical review of their important role...
  101. ncbi The state of pediatrics residency training: a period of transformation of graduate medical education
    Theodore C Sectish
    Division of General Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Pediatrics 114:832-41. 2004
    ..Strategies are suggested for leaders in graduate medical education to meet the challenges experienced during this period of transformation...

Research Grants12

  1. THE ROLE OF LYMPHOCYTES IN CEREBRAL ISCHEMIC INJURY
    Kyra Becker; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  2. Health Pomotion and Disease Prevention Research Center
    Daniel Blumenthal; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Abstract not provided ..
  3. REDUCTION OF TRIGLYCERIDES IN WOMEN ON HRT
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  4. Treatment of Depression in Mothers in Home Visitation
    ROBERT AMMERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. The Health and Social Context of Infant Death: Reflections from South Africa
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..It also will provide client-based information that will enable the development of targeted interventions and policies to address these factors and improve service systems and community resources. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. 2006 Clinical Research Training Institute
    James George; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  7. Health Literacy and Children with Special Needs
    Dolores Acevedo Garcia; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..g. access, care coordination. III. Level of social support moderates the relationship between health literacy and service-related outcomes ..
  8. Peer Education in Pregnancy Study
    Victoria Persky; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Results of this study will assist in elucidating the etiologic pathway by which asthma develops early in life, as well as assist in the development of effective intervention programs. ..
  9. Prognostication In Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonia
    Kevin Flaherty; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will utilize survival analysis to define the patient population most likely to have improved survival through lung transplantation. ..
  10. Parenting Effects of Healthy Steps: Utilization & Expec
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will inform policy and practice regarding whether or not a parenting intervention, highly targeted to child development and behavior when children are 0-3, has effects when children are 5 years of age. ..
  11. CNS antigen sensitization in stroke.
    Kyra Becker; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Data derived from this study will be used to plan future trials of immunomodulation in patients with stroke. ..
  12. Clinical Research Training Institute
    James George; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..It is through this near one to one ratio with the trainees that ASH intends to foster and sustain interest in clinical hematologic research and thereby help stimulate the career development of future clinical researchers in hematology. ..