Klaus Puschel

Summary

Country: Chile

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Social accountability of medical schools and academic primary care training in Latin America: principles but not practice
    Klaus Puschel
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and
    Fam Pract 31:399-408. 2014
  2. doi request reprint [Design and validation of an instrument to assess families at risk for health problems]
    Klaus Puschel
    Departamento de Medicina Familiar, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 140:417-25. 2012
  3. pmc Strategies for increasing mammography screening in primary care in Chile: results of a randomized clinical trial
    Klaus Puschel
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2254-61. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint [Smoking interventions in primary health care: smoking profile of women and beliefs and attitudes of local health care teams]
    Klaus Puschel
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Rev Med Chil 134:726-34. 2006
  5. pmc Effectiveness of a brief intervention based on the '5A' model for smoking cessation at the primary care level in Santiago, Chile
    Klaus Puschel
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Lira 44 18 Piso, Edificio Decanato, Santiago, Chile
    Health Promot Int 23:240-50. 2008
  6. pmc 'If I feel something wrong, then I will get a mammogram': understanding barriers and facilitators for mammography screening among Chilean women
    Klaus Puschel
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Chile School of Medicine, P Universidad Catolica de Chile, Lira 44 no 1, Piso, Santiago, Chile
    Fam Pract 27:85-92. 2010
  7. pmc Plans to obtain a mammogram among Chilean women: the roles of recommendations and self-efficacy
    Yamile Molina
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA, Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile and Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Health Educ Res 28:784-92. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving physical fitness and emotional well-being in adolescents of low socioeconomic status in Chile: results of a school-based controlled trial
    Marco Bonhauser
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Lira 44, Santiago, Chile
    Health Promot Int 20:113-22. 2005
  9. pmc [Predictive factors for smoking initiation and quitting among a cohort of Chilean women followed for 5.5 years]
    Klaus Puschel
    Departamento de Medicina Familiar y Comunitaria, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago de Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:1001-9. 2009
  10. pmc Family functioning style and health: opportunities for health prevention in primary care
    Diego García-Huidobro
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e198-203. 2012

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Social accountability of medical schools and academic primary care training in Latin America: principles but not practice
    Klaus Puschel
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and
    Fam Pract 31:399-408. 2014
    ....
  2. doi request reprint [Design and validation of an instrument to assess families at risk for health problems]
    Klaus Puschel
    Departamento de Medicina Familiar, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 140:417-25. 2012
    ..There is a paucity of screening instruments with a high clinical predictive value to identify families at risk and therefore, develop focused interventions in primary care...
  3. pmc Strategies for increasing mammography screening in primary care in Chile: results of a randomized clinical trial
    Klaus Puschel
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2254-61. 2010
    ..Breast cancer is the cancer with the highest incidence among women in Chile and in many Latin American countries. Breast cancer screening has very low compliance among Chilean women...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Smoking interventions in primary health care: smoking profile of women and beliefs and attitudes of local health care teams]
    Klaus Puschel
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Rev Med Chil 134:726-34. 2006
    ..The effectiveness of these interventions improve if they are applied to smoking populations with higher motivation of change and high self-efficacy for quitting...
  5. pmc Effectiveness of a brief intervention based on the '5A' model for smoking cessation at the primary care level in Santiago, Chile
    Klaus Puschel
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Lira 44 18 Piso, Edificio Decanato, Santiago, Chile
    Health Promot Int 23:240-50. 2008
    ..01). To conclude, a primary care intervention based on the '5A' model for smoking cessation is feasible and can have a significant effect in reducing smoking prevalence in this population...
  6. pmc 'If I feel something wrong, then I will get a mammogram': understanding barriers and facilitators for mammography screening among Chilean women
    Klaus Puschel
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Chile School of Medicine, P Universidad Catolica de Chile, Lira 44 no 1, Piso, Santiago, Chile
    Fam Pract 27:85-92. 2010
    ..Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer among women in Chile and in many Latin American countries. Breast cancer screening is an effective strategy to reduce mortality, but it has a very low compliance among Chilean women...
  7. pmc Plans to obtain a mammogram among Chilean women: the roles of recommendations and self-efficacy
    Yamile Molina
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA, Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile and Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Health Educ Res 28:784-92. 2013
    ..Future research should consider the cultural context of family and self-efficacy in the development of screening interventions for Latinas...
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving physical fitness and emotional well-being in adolescents of low socioeconomic status in Chile: results of a school-based controlled trial
    Marco Bonhauser
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Lira 44, Santiago, Chile
    Health Promot Int 20:113-22. 2005
    ..To conclude, a school-based program to improve physical activity in adolescents of low socioeconomic status, obtained a high level of participation and achieved significant benefits in terms of physical fitness and mental health status...
  9. pmc [Predictive factors for smoking initiation and quitting among a cohort of Chilean women followed for 5.5 years]
    Klaus Puschel
    Departamento de Medicina Familiar y Comunitaria, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago de Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:1001-9. 2009
    ..Aim To estimate the main factors associated with smoking initiation and quitting among a cohort of adult women living in a low socioeconomic status area of Santiago, Chile...
  10. pmc Family functioning style and health: opportunities for health prevention in primary care
    Diego García-Huidobro
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e198-203. 2012
    ..The relationship between family and health has not been studied in detail in primary care...
  11. pmc Mammogram screening in Chile: using mixed methods to implement health policy planning at the primary care level
    Klaus Puschel
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Breast 20:S40-5. 2011
    ..This review discusses how the utilization of mixed methods research can contribute to the improvement of the implementation of health policies in local communities...
  12. ncbi request reprint HPV vaginal self-sampling among women non-adherent to Papanicolaou screening in Chile
    Javiera Léniz
    Departamento de Medicina Familiar, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Salud Publica Mex 55:162-9. 2013
    ..To evaluate acceptance, preference and compliance with referral of vaginal self-sampling for the detection of Human papillomavirus (HPV) among women non-adherent to Papanicolaou (Pap) screening in Santiago, Chile...
  13. ncbi request reprint Pesticide take-home pathway among children of agricultural workers: study design, methods, and baseline findings
    Beti Thompson
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:42-53. 2003
    ..The results support the take-home pathway of pesticide exposure. Ways must be found to reduce this pesticide exposure among children of farmworkers...
  14. ncbi request reprint Methodologic advances and ongoing challenges in designing community-based health promotion programs
    Beti Thompson
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 24:315-40. 2003
    ..In this paper, we briefly review some of the many advances made in community intervention trials, and address in more detail the challenges ahead...
  15. pmc Perceived and objective breast cancer risk assessment in Chilean women living in an underserved area
    Matthew P Banegas
    School of Public Health, Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1716-21. 2012
    ..Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed malignancy among Chilean women and an increasingly significant public health threat. This study assessed the accuracy of breast cancer risk perception among underserved, Chilean women...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Cost-effectiveness analysis of a preventive program for gallbladder disease in Chile]
    Klaus Puschel
    Programa de Medicina Familiar y Comunitaria, Departamento de Medicina Interna, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 130:447-59. 2002
    ..Chilean women have one of the highest mortality rates from gallstone disease in the world. There is no primary prevention for the disease and the benefits of prophylactic cholecystectomy in high risk groups have not been studied...
  17. doi request reprint Family intervention to control type 2 diabetes: a controlled clinical trial
    Diego García-Huidobro
    Family Medicine Department, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Fam Pract 28:4-11. 2011
    ..We studied the effectiveness of a culturally sensitive family oriented intervention designed to improve metabolic control in primary care patients with uncontrolled T2DM...
  18. pmc Serological prevalence and persistence of high-risk human papillomavirus infection among women in Santiago, Chile
    Felipe A Castro
    Facultad de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Marcoleta 434, Santiago 8330073, Chile
    BMC Infect Dis 14:361. 2014
    ..This study aimed to describe high-risk HPV serological prevalence, persistence, and association with concurrent cervical infection, in Chilean women...
  19. doi request reprint [Risk factors associated with abnormal cervical cytology among Chilean women: a case control study]
    María Teresa Solis
    Departamento de Salud Publica, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 138:174-80. 2010
    ..Cervical cancer is the third cause of cancer death among Chilean women, affecting mainly women from low socioeconomic status...