Donna R Parker

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intraclass correlation coefficients for cluster randomized trials in primary care: the cholesterol education and research trial (CEART)
    Donna R Parker
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, 111 Brewster Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 26:260-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Physicians' perceptions of barriers and facilitators regarding adoption of the National Cholesterol Education Program guidelines
    Donna R Parker
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Prev Cardiol 11:29-35. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Exploration of Incarcerated Men's and Women's Attitudes of Smoking in the Presence of Children and Pregnant Women: Is There a Disparity Between Smoking Attitudes and Smoking Behavior?
    Donna R Parker
    Departments of Family Medicine and Epidemiology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI Brown University Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI
    Nicotine Tob Res 18:919-25. 2016
  4. pmc Primary care providers' views on using lung age as an aid to smoking cessation counseling for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Donna R Parker
    Department of Family Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, 02912, USA
    Lung 193:321-7. 2015
  5. pmc Is inflammatory chronic obstructive pulmonary disease a coronary heart disease risk equivalent? A longitudinal analysis of the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III), 1988-1994
    Donna R Parker
    Brown Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 14:195. 2014
  6. pmc Risk of cardiovascular disease among postmenopausal women with prior pregnancy loss: the women's health initiative
    Donna R Parker
    Departments of Family Medicine and Epidemiology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Parker, Eaton Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, Rhode Island Parker, Eaton Section of Clinical Sciences, Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Lu University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Center for Sleep and Circadian Neurobiology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Sands Lincoln Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas Brzyski, Schenken Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, California Kroenke Division of Geriatric Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California Lee University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Miami, Florida O Sullivan UC Irvine School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Irvine, California Park John A Burns School of Medicine JABSOM, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii Parikh
    Ann Fam Med 12:302-9. 2014
  7. pmc The study design and rationale of the randomized controlled trial: translating COPD guidelines into primary care practice
    Donna R Parker
    Family Medicine and Epidemiology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 14:56. 2013
  8. doi request reprint A qualitative study of individuals at risk for or who have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: what do they understand about their disease?
    Donna R Parker
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, 111 Brewster Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Lung 186:313-6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Feasibility, cost, and cost-effectiveness of a telephone-based motivational intervention for underserved pregnant smokers
    Donna R Parker
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:1043-51. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Community interventions for cardiovascular disease
    Donna R Parker
    Department of Community Health, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Prim Care 32:865-81. 2005

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Intraclass correlation coefficients for cluster randomized trials in primary care: the cholesterol education and research trial (CEART)
    Donna R Parker
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, 111 Brewster Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 26:260-7. 2005
    ..Overall, the ICCs presented will be useful in calculating sample sizes at the primary care level...
  2. ncbi request reprint Physicians' perceptions of barriers and facilitators regarding adoption of the National Cholesterol Education Program guidelines
    Donna R Parker
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Prev Cardiol 11:29-35. 2008
    ..Opportunities may exist for improving adherence to cholesterol guidelines by providing training to providers and developing structural support through patient-physician activation tools...
  3. doi request reprint Exploration of Incarcerated Men's and Women's Attitudes of Smoking in the Presence of Children and Pregnant Women: Is There a Disparity Between Smoking Attitudes and Smoking Behavior?
    Donna R Parker
    Departments of Family Medicine and Epidemiology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI Brown University Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI
    Nicotine Tob Res 18:919-25. 2016
    ..We explored incarcerated adults' attitudes of smoking in the presence of children and pregnant women and how post-release smoking behaviors are influenced by their attitudes...
  4. pmc Primary care providers' views on using lung age as an aid to smoking cessation counseling for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Donna R Parker
    Department of Family Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, 02912, USA
    Lung 193:321-7. 2015
    ..Primary care physicians' (PCPs) views of using lung age to help COPD patients to quit smoking were assessed...
  5. pmc Is inflammatory chronic obstructive pulmonary disease a coronary heart disease risk equivalent? A longitudinal analysis of the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III), 1988-1994
    Donna R Parker
    Brown Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 14:195. 2014
    ..Given that COPD patients are at greater risk of cardiovascular mortality, understanding the burden of CHD on COPD patients could permit future risk attenuation...
  6. pmc Risk of cardiovascular disease among postmenopausal women with prior pregnancy loss: the women's health initiative
    Donna R Parker
    Departments of Family Medicine and Epidemiology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Parker, Eaton Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, Rhode Island Parker, Eaton Section of Clinical Sciences, Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Lu University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Center for Sleep and Circadian Neurobiology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Sands Lincoln Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas Brzyski, Schenken Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, California Kroenke Division of Geriatric Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California Lee University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Miami, Florida O Sullivan UC Irvine School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Irvine, California Park John A Burns School of Medicine JABSOM, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii Parikh
    Ann Fam Med 12:302-9. 2014
    ..This study evaluated prospectively the association between a history of pregnancy loss and CVD in a cohort of postmenopausal women...
  7. pmc The study design and rationale of the randomized controlled trial: translating COPD guidelines into primary care practice
    Donna R Parker
    Family Medicine and Epidemiology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 14:56. 2013
    ..Despite the development of international COPD guidelines, many primary care physicians who care for the majority of patients with COPD are not translating this evidence into effective clinical practice...
  8. doi request reprint A qualitative study of individuals at risk for or who have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: what do they understand about their disease?
    Donna R Parker
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, 111 Brewster Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Lung 186:313-6. 2008
    ..Providing patients with their lung age at the point of diagnosis may be an optimum time to promote behavioral change and will require further investigation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Feasibility, cost, and cost-effectiveness of a telephone-based motivational intervention for underserved pregnant smokers
    Donna R Parker
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:1043-51. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that telephone-based motivational smoking cessation counseling may be a feasible and cost-effective method for low-income pregnant smokers enrolled in prenatal care...
  10. ncbi request reprint Community interventions for cardiovascular disease
    Donna R Parker
    Department of Community Health, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Prim Care 32:865-81. 2005
    ..7) Disseminate the results to ensure that the benefits from the community program reach all communities. 8) For national implementation, the intervention program should work closely with national policy makers throughout the project...
  11. doi request reprint Impact of upper and lower gastrointestinal blood loss on healthcare utilization and costs: a systematic review
    Donna R Parker
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, 111 Brewster St, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    J Med Econ 14:279-87. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to conduct a systematic review to evaluate the impact of upper and lower GI blood loss on healthcare utilization and costs...
  12. pmc Translating cholesterol guidelines into primary care practice: a multimodal cluster randomized trial
    Charles B Eaton
    Department of Family Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:528-37. 2011
    ..Further research on how to incorporate and increase adoption of user-friendly, patient-centered e-health tools to improve screening and management of chronic diseases and their risk factors is warranted...
  13. ncbi request reprint Using e-health to improve cholesterol management in primary care practice
    Charles B Eaton
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of RI, 111 Brewster Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 24:224-30. 2009
    ..The efficacy of these programs in improving cholesterol management in five primary care practices is described...
  14. pmc Patients' perceptions of cholesterol, cardiovascular disease risk, and risk communication strategies
    Roberta E Goldman
    Department of Family Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:205-12. 2006
    ..We undertook a qualitative study that explored patients' perceptions of cholesterol and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk and their reactions to 3 strategies for communicating CVD risk...
  15. pmc Changes in Depression and Stress after Release from a Tobacco-Free Prison in the United States
    Jacob J Van Den Berg
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Miriam Hospital, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016
    ..Further research is needed to address depression and stress levels during and after incarceration in order for inmates to have a healthier transition back into the community and to prevent repeat incarcerations. ..
  16. pmc Goals and Plans of Incarcerated Men Postrelease
    Jacob J Van Den Berg
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Correct Health Care 22:146-56. 2016
    ..Implications for working with inmates to identify their plans and goals to remain smoke-free after incarceration are discussed. ..
  17. doi request reprint Prospective association of vascular endothelial growth factor-A (VEGF-A) with coronary heart disease mortality in southeastern New England
    Charles B Eaton
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of RI, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Atherosclerosis 200:221-7. 2008
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  18. pmc Documentation and management of overweight and obesity in primary care
    Molly E Waring
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:544-52. 2009
    ..We examined overweight/obesity management in primary care in relation to body mass index (BMI), documentation of weight status, and comorbidities...
  19. pmc The relation between smoking status and medical conditions among incarcerated adults
    Donna R Parker
    From the Departments of Family Medicine and Epidemiology DRP, Alpert Medical School of Brown, University, Providence, RI Brown University Center for Primary Care and Prevention DRP, MBR, jjc, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island DF, Pawtucket Department of Medicine RAM, jjc, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI Psychology Department and Social Sciences Research Center LARS, University of RI, Kingston RI Training School LARS, Cranston Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine BB, Department of Psychiatry, Brown University, Providence, RI Department of Family Medicine and Community Health SAM, University of Massachusetts, Medical School, Worcester Rhode Island Department of Corrections CEL, Cranston and Department of OB GYN JJC, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    J Addict Med 8:90-5. 2014
    ..We examined this association among individuals who participated in the WISE randomized clinical trial...
  20. pmc Recommendations for a mixed methods approach to evaluating the patient-centered medical home
    Roberta E Goldman
    Department of Family Medicine, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    Ann Fam Med 13:168-75. 2015
    ..We report the development of a comprehensive, mixed qualitative-quantitative evaluation set for researchers, policy makers, and clinician groups...
  21. doi request reprint Abdominal obesity and peripheral vascular disease in men and women: a comparison of waist-to-thigh ratio and waist circumference as measures of abdominal obesity
    Bing Lu
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Atherosclerosis 208:253-7. 2010
    ..This study is to evaluate the association of PVD with two measures of abdominal obesity, waist-to-thigh ratio (WTR) and waist circumference (WC)...
  22. pmc Reproductive Risk Factors and Coronary Heart Disease in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Nisha I Parikh
    From Division of Cardiology, University of California San Francisco N I P Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA R P J, K K R Cardiology, Hematology, Vascular Surgery, NYU School of Medicine, New York J S B Departments of Family Medicine and Epidemiology, Brown University, Providence, RI C B E, D R P Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA C H K Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR E S L University of Alabama at Birmingham C E L Department of Epidemiology, Brown University School of Public Health, Providence, RI E B L Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket D R P Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City E R S Division of Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases and Vulnerable Populations, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester M E W Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio R S S Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis K C J Unit for Clinical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden A K E B Department of Family Medicine, USCD, La Jolla, CA M A A MedStar Health Research Institute, Hyattsville, MD B V H and Georgetown University Center for Clinical and Translational Science, Italy
    Circulation 133:2149-58. 2016
    ..Reproductive factors provide an early window into a woman's coronary heart disease (CHD) risk; however, their contribution to CHD risk stratification is uncertain...
  23. ncbi request reprint Reproductive history and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus in postmenopausal women: findings from the Women's Health Initiative
    Erin S LeBlanc
    1Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 2Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 3University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 4Warren Alpert Medical School and School of Public Health of Brown University, Providence, RI 5Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI 6Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 7MedStar, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC 8University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 9University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 10Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
    Menopause . 2016
    ..We hypothesized that characteristics signifying lower cumulative endogenous estrogen exposure would be associated with increased risk...
  24. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of self-reported smoking status assessed by cotinine test strips
    Donna R Parker
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, 111 Brewster Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:305-9. 2002
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  25. doi request reprint Incarceration and perinatal smoking: a missed public health opportunity
    Dora M Dumont
    Division of Community, Family Health and Equity, Rhode Island Department of Health, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 69:648-53. 2015
    ..Incarceration is simultaneously a public health opportunity and a public health concern. We examined the association between maternal/partner incarceration in the year prior to birth and perinatal smoking...

Research Grants1

  1. Assessment of Nicotine Metabolism Among Underserved Pregnant Women from NE SCRIPT
    Donna Parker; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..PHS 398/2590 (Rev. 04/06) Page Continuation Format Page [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..