Rhode Island Hospital

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Organization: Rhode Island Hospital
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. doi Inadequate vitamin D status in adolescents with substantial bone mineral density loss during the use of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate injectable contraceptive: a pilot study
    Z Harel
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Hasbro Children s Hospital and Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 23:209-14. 2010
  2. ncbi Remission in depressed outpatients: more than just symptom resolution?
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Bayside Medical Center, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 42:797-801. 2008
  3. ncbi Effects of an integrated clinical information system on medication safety in a multi-hospital setting
    Charles D Mahoney
    Pharmacy and Cancer Services, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence 02903, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 64:1969-77. 2007
  4. ncbi Providence school asthma partnership: school-based asthma program for inner-city families
    Judith D DePue
    The Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Asthma 44:449-53. 2007
  5. ncbi Symptom perception in pediatric asthma: resistive loading and in vivo assessment compared
    Gregory K Fritz
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Chest 132:884-9. 2007
  6. ncbi Malignant gastric ulcer on multidetector row CT and endoscopy
    Brian D Midkiff
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, USA
    Med Health R I 90:133. 2007
  7. ncbi Using the comprehensive clinical approach to older patients
    Ana C Tuya
    Division of Geriatrics, Brown Medical School, USA
    Med Health R I 90:27-8. 2007
  8. ncbi Endogenous inhibitors (GALFs) of 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase isoforms 1 and 2: derivatives of adrenally produced corticosterone and cortisol
    D J Morris
    Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 104:161-8. 2007
  9. ncbi A genital hair tourniquet in a 9-year-old girl
    Brian Alverson
    Department of Pediatrics, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:169-70. 2007
  10. ncbi Depressive symptoms as a predictor of sexual risk among African American adolescents and young adults
    Larry K Brown
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Rhode Island Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:444.e1-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. doi Inadequate vitamin D status in adolescents with substantial bone mineral density loss during the use of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate injectable contraceptive: a pilot study
    Z Harel
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Hasbro Children s Hospital and Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 23:209-14. 2010
    ..To examine vitamin D and parathormone (PTH) levels in adolescents who experienced substantial bone mineral density (BMD) loss during depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) use...
  2. ncbi Remission in depressed outpatients: more than just symptom resolution?
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Bayside Medical Center, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 42:797-801. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi Effects of an integrated clinical information system on medication safety in a multi-hospital setting
    Charles D Mahoney
    Pharmacy and Cancer Services, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence 02903, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 64:1969-77. 2007
    ..The implementation of vendor-based integrated clinical information technology was studied, and its effect on medication errors throughout the medication-use process in a health care system was evaluated...
  4. ncbi Providence school asthma partnership: school-based asthma program for inner-city families
    Judith D DePue
    The Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Asthma 44:449-53. 2007
    ..Hospital days decreased from 11% to 2%; emergency visits decreased 35% to 4%; and school days missed decreased 48% to 20%. This program has now become sustainable with both private and Medicaid insurance coverage...
  5. ncbi Symptom perception in pediatric asthma: resistive loading and in vivo assessment compared
    Gregory K Fritz
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Chest 132:884-9. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi Malignant gastric ulcer on multidetector row CT and endoscopy
    Brian D Midkiff
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, USA
    Med Health R I 90:133. 2007
  7. ncbi Using the comprehensive clinical approach to older patients
    Ana C Tuya
    Division of Geriatrics, Brown Medical School, USA
    Med Health R I 90:27-8. 2007
  8. ncbi Endogenous inhibitors (GALFs) of 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase isoforms 1 and 2: derivatives of adrenally produced corticosterone and cortisol
    D J Morris
    Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 104:161-8. 2007
    ..These adrenally derived 11-oxygenated C21- and C19 -steroidal substances may serve as 11beta-HSD1- or 11beta-HSD2-GALFs. We conclude that adrenally derived products are likely regulators of local cortisol bioactivity in humans...
  9. ncbi A genital hair tourniquet in a 9-year-old girl
    Brian Alverson
    Department of Pediatrics, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:169-70. 2007
    ..The author presents a case of a prepubescent girl with a genital hair tourniquet...
  10. ncbi Depressive symptoms as a predictor of sexual risk among African American adolescents and young adults
    Larry K Brown
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Rhode Island Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:444.e1-8. 2006
    ..To understand the prospective relationship between depressive symptoms and sexual risk behavior among a community sample of African American adolescents...
  11. ncbi Assessment of myocardial viability by radionuclide and echocardiographic techniques: is it simply a sensitivity and specificity issue?
    James A Arrighi
    Department of Medicine and Diagnostic Imaging, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 21:450-6. 2006
    ..Relevant comparisons of radionuclide techniques with echocardiographic methods are also discussed...
  12. ncbi Association between paired plasma and cervicovaginal lavage fluid HIV-1 RNA levels during 36 months
    Susan Cu-Uvin
    The Miriam Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 42:584-7. 2006
    ..To determine the patterns and predictors of genital tract HIV-1 RNA levels during a 36-month period...
  13. ncbi Diagnosing major depressive disorder introduction: an examination of the DSM-IV diagnostic criteria
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:151-4. 2006
    ..Thus, the focus in the series is on clinical utility rather than validity...
  14. ncbi Renal artery duplex ultrasonography as a screening and surveillance tool to detect renal artery stenosis: a comparison with current reference standard imaging
    Gregory M Soares
    Department of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Brown University, 593 Eddy St, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 25:293-8. 2006
    ..We investigated the direct correlation between several RADUS parameters and QVA to evaluate the acceptability of RADUS as a RAS screening and surveillance tool...
  15. ncbi Factors associated with failure to complete isoniazid treatment for latent tuberculosis infection in Rhode Island
    Awewura Kwara
    Department of Medicine, Miriam Hospital, RISE Building, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Chest 133:862-8. 2008
    ..To aid the design of targeted adherence interventions, we investigated the factors associated with noncompletion of isoniazid (INH) therapy for LTBI...
  16. ncbi Efficacy and tolerability of long-term efavirenz plus nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors for HIV-1 infection
    Karen Tashima
    Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    AIDS 22:275-9. 2008
    ..To compare the long-term efficacy and tolerability of two efavirenz-containing regimens with those of an indinavir-containing regimen in the initial use of HAART...
  17. pmc Pharmacokinetics of efavirenz when co-administered with rifampin in TB/HIV co-infected patients: pharmacogenetic effect of CYP2B6 variation
    Awewura Kwara
    The Miriam Hospital, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Clin Pharmacol 48:1032-40. 2008
    ..516GT and GG genotypes. Our results indicate that CYP2B6 c.516TT genotype can be used to identify efavirenz poor metabolizers in patients co-treated with rifampin...
  18. doi Pre- to postoperative physical activity changes in bariatric surgery patients: self report vs. objective measures
    Dale S Bond
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, The Miriam Hospital Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2395-7. 2010
    ..Further research involving larger samples is needed to confirm these findings and to determine whether self-report and objective PA measures are differentially associated with surgical weight loss outcomes...
  19. doi Clinical characteristics of depressed outpatients previously overdiagnosed with bipolar disorder
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 51:99-105. 2010
    ..Thus, the results suggest that depressed outpatients who had previously been overdiagnosed with bipolar disorder were more chronically and severely ill than depressed outpatients who had not been overdiagnosed...
  20. pmc The relationship of reported HIV risk and history of HIV testing among emergency department patients
    Roland C Merchant
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Postgrad Med 122:61-74. 2010
    ..Among a random sample of emergency department (ED) patients, we sought to determine the extent to which reported risk for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is related to ever having been tested for HIV...
  21. doi Effects of weight loss intervention on erectile function in older men with type 2 diabetes in the Look AHEAD trial
    Rena R Wing
    The Miriam Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    J Sex Med 7:156-65. 2010
    ..Overweight men with diabetes often report erectile dysfunction (ED), but few studies have examined effects of weight loss on this problem...
  22. pmc Can we improve the clinical assessment of working memory? An evaluation of the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale-Third Edition using a working memory criterion construct
    B D Hill
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02914, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:315-23. 2010
    ..The Arithmetic subtest was not a significant contributor to the model. These results are discussed in the context of how they relate to Unsworth and Engle's (2006, 2007) new conceptualization of working memory mechanisms...
  23. doi Project integrate: translating screening and brief interventions for alcohol problems to a community hospital emergency department
    Michael J Mello
    Injury Prevention Center, Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Subst Abus 30:223-9. 2009
    ..Important barriers to translating SBI to community ED clinical practice exist. However, with additional staff present, high levels of SBI can occur...
  24. pmc Demographic variations in HIV testing history among emergency department patients: implications for HIV screening in US emergency departments
    Roland C Merchant
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Claverick Building, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Med Screen 16:60-6. 2009
    ..To determine the proportion of emergency department (ED) patients who have been tested for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and assess if patient history of HIV testing varies according to patient demographic characteristics...
  25. pmc Emergency department patient perceptions and preferences on opt-in rapid HIV screening program components
    Roland C Merchant
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    AIDS Care 21:490-500. 2009
    ..However, concerns regarding the accuracy of the rapid HIV test might limit test acceptance and should be addressed during pre-test information procedures...
  26. doi Seventh cranial neuropathy
    James M Gilchrist
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Semin Neurol 29:5-13. 2009
    ..Antiviral therapy is definitely helpful in Ramsay Hunt disease when given within 3 days of onset. Antibiotics are helpful in Lyme facial neuropathy, which has a very good prognosis...
  27. pmc Video as an effective method to deliver pretest information for rapid human immunodeficiency testing
    Roland C Merchant
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:124-35. 2009
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  28. doi CT features of adenomyosis
    Courtney A Woodfield
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Brown Medical School Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Eur J Radiol 72:464-9. 2009
    ..To determine the computed tomography (CT) features of adenomyosis in patients with known adenomyosis as established with magnetic resonance (MR) imaging...
  29. doi The blood bank physician as a hemostasis consultant
    Joseph D Sweeney
    Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Transfus Apher Sci 39:145-50. 2008
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  30. doi HIV-associated plasmablastic lymphoma: lessons learned from 112 published cases
    Jorge Castillo
    Division of Hematology Oncology, The Miriam Hospital, Brown University Warren Alpert Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Am J Hematol 83:804-9. 2008
    ..PBL is an aggressive B-cell lymphoma that presents in both oral and extra-oral sites of chronically HIV-infected immunosuppressed young men...
  31. ncbi The impact of risk status, preexisting morbidity, and polypharmacy on treatment decisions concerning menopausal symptoms
    Nananda F Col
    Department of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Am J Med 118:155-62. 2005
    ..More data are needed about the effects of menopausal treatments in diverse populations, and more attention is needed to translate this evidence into clinical practice and to develop tools to support informed decision making...
  32. ncbi Bicycle related traumatic brain injury at Hasbro Children's Hospital: 1997-2003
    Michael J Mello
    Brown Medical School, USA
    Med Health R I 88:192-3. 2005
  33. ncbi Effect of transcatheter closure of atrial septal defect on the cardiopulmonary response to exercise
    Jonathan Rhodes
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Floating Hospital for Children at New England Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:803-6. 2002
  34. ncbi Diagnosing hepatocellular carcinoma: a virtual reality
    Richard B Freeman
    Division of Transplantation, Tufts University School of Medicine, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Liver Transpl 8:762-4. 2002
  35. ncbi National survey on the susceptibility of Bacteroides Fragilis Group: report and analysis of trends for 1997-2000
    D R Snydman
    Departments of Medicine, Community Health, and Clinical Research, Tufts New England Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:S126-34. 2002
    ..All strains were susceptible to chloramphenicol and metronidazole concentrations <8 microgram/mL. The data underscore the need for species identification and continued surveillance to monitor resistance patterns...
  36. ncbi Current perspective on the cardiovascular effects of coxibs
    Marvin A Konstam
    Tufts University School of Medicine and the New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 69:SI47-52. 2002
    ..Additional placebo-controlled data, from patients at both high and low risk for cardiovascular events, are warranted to clarify the cardiovascular effects of this class of agents...
  37. ncbi The serial position effect in mild and moderately severe vascular dementia
    Robert H Paul
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 20906, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 8:584-7. 2002
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  38. ncbi Profiles in patient safety: sidedness error
    Marc J Shapiro
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:326-9. 2002
    ..Pertinent case-specific and general concepts of a system approach to reduce this type of medical error are discussed, and educational recommendations are offered...
  39. ncbi Integrating outcomes research into clinical practice
    Michael A Posternak
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence 02905, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:335-6. 2002
    ..This finding supports the validity of using brief instruments to measure outcomes in routine clinical practice...
  40. ncbi Motivation to modify lifestyle risk behaviors in women treated for breast cancer
    Bernardine M Pinto
    Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Miriam Hospital and Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 77:122-9. 2002
    ..To determine motivators of health behaviors (relevant to risk for chronic disease and cancer recurrence) after a cancer diagnosis...
  41. ncbi Survival after end-stage renal disease in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease: contribution of extrarenal complications to mortality
    R D Perrone
    Divisions of Nephrology and Clinical Care Research, Department of Medicine, New England Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 38:777-84. 2001
    ..Mortality secondary to extrarenal complications was substantially lower than that secondary to cardiovascular or cerebrovascular disease...
  42. ncbi Simultaneous noncontiguous cervical spine injuries in a pediatric patient: case report
    C B Heilman
    Department of Neurosurgery, Tufts New England Medical Center Floating Hospital for Children, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Neurosurgery 49:1017-20; discussion 1020-1. 2001
    ..We present the case of a child who simultaneously sustained a separation of the odontoid synchondrosis and a C6-C7 dislocation with a complete spinal cord injury. The management of simultaneous cervical spine injuries is discussed...
  43. ncbi A self-report scale to help make psychiatric diagnoses: the Psychiatric Diagnostic Screening Questionnaire
    M Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, 235 Plain St, Suite 501, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:787-94. 2001
    ..In the present report, we describe the diagnostic performance (sensitivity, specificity, and positive and negative predictive values) of the PDSQ in an outpatient setting...
  44. ncbi Mitogenic signaling by cyclic adenosine monophosphate in chromaffin cells involves phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase activation
    J F Powers
    Department of Pathology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cell Biochem Suppl . 2001
    ..That activation may contribute to chromaffin cell proliferation and to the development and progression of pheochromocytomas. J. Cell. Biochem. Suppl. 36: 89-98, 2001...
  45. ncbi Clinical trials of coronary revascularization for chronic stable angina: medical treatment versus coronary revascularization
    A F Parisi
    The Miriam Hospital, Division of Cardiology, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 15:275-80. 2000
    ..The studies supporting these conclusions are highlighted in this paper...
  46. ncbi Management of behavioral complications of dementia
    Richard J Goldberg
    Brown Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital, Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Med Health R I 85:281-5. 2002
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  47. ncbi Chronic renal ischemia: implications for cardiovascular disease risk
    Timothy P Murphy
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University Medical School, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 13:1187-98. 2002
    ..Clinical trials should examine a full range of CV and renal outcomes, not just blood pressure, to adequately assess the merits of revascularization...
  48. ncbi Measuring flavonoid intake: need for advanced tools
    Johanna T Dwyer
    Schools of Medicine, Nutrition and the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Public Health Nutr 5:925-30. 2002
    ..Flavonoids are phytochemicals with potentially beneficial biological effects that are poorly characterised in existing tables of food composition...
  49. ncbi Claudin expression in gastric adenocarcinomas: a tissue microarray study with prognostic correlation
    Murray B Resnick
    Department of Pathology, Rhode Island Hospital and Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Hum Pathol 36:886-92. 2005
    ..The up-regulation of claudin expression during gastric carcinogenesis suggests their potential utility as diagnostic biomarkers and possible targets for therapeutic intervention...
  50. pmc Attitudes and practices regarding the use of methadone in US state and federal prisons
    Josiah D Rich
    The Miriam Hospital, Brown Medical School, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Urban Health 82:411-9. 2005
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  51. ncbi Screening for anxiety disorders in depressed patients
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 40:267-72. 2006
    ..The PDSQ's anxiety disorder subscales have high sensitivity and negative predictive value thereby indicating that the scale could function well as a screening instrument in depressed patients...
  52. ncbi Challenges in translating research into practice
    Nananda F Col
    Brown Medical School and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:87-95. 2005
    ..Areas of further research are suggested...
  53. ncbi Pediatric hydration therapy: historical review and a new approach
    Aaron L Friedman
    Brown Medical School, and Hasbro Children s Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Kidney Int 67:380-8. 2005
  54. ncbi Research fundamentals: follow-up of subjects in clinical trials: addressing subject attrition
    Robert H Woolard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:859-66. 2004
    ..Finally, this article outlines statistical techniques that can be used to address the effects of missing data, particularly when patients are lost to follow-up...
  55. ncbi Billing for psychiatric evaluations: options for coding and reimbursement
    Richard J Goldberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:296-301. 2004
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  56. ncbi HIV, STD and hepatitis prevention among women in methadone maintenance: a qualitative and quantitative needs assessment
    K Morrow
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    AIDS Care 16:426-33. 2004
    ..The development of such programming would require partnering with the target population and their service providers to develop feasible and effective interventions...
  57. ncbi Using questionnaires to screen for psychiatric disorders: a comment on a study of screening for bipolar disorder in the community
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:605-10; discussion 721. 2004
  58. ncbi Personality characteristics of patients showing suboptimal cognitive effort
    Richard O Temple
    Brown University Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 17:402-9. 2003
    ..This study reinforces the need to assess the validity of both cognitive and psychiatric symptom complaints...
  59. ncbi Pathological worry in depressed and anxious patients
    Iwona Chelminski
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 17:533-46. 2003
    ..Patients with "pure" GAD had the highest scores. Depressed patients were similar to those with anxiety disorders other than GAD, and the control group showed worrying similar to that in general population and nonanxious samples...
  60. ncbi Imaging in the second century: the introduction of functional imaging
    John J Cronan
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, USA
    Med Health R I 86:128. 2003
  61. ncbi Evaluation of an internet-based physical activity intervention: a preliminary investigation
    Melissa A Napolitano
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, USA
    Ann Behav Med 25:92-9. 2003
    ..As Internet access increases, and as bandwidth and other technical attributes of this medium improve, Web site delivered health behavior interventions will become increasingly useful in public health promotion...
  62. ncbi Financial incentives influencing the integration of mental health care and primary care
    R J Goldberg
    Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence 02903, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:1071-5. 1999
    ..This model increases motivation to lower overall utilization of care, improve patients' overall health status, and search for more effective models of care...

Research Grants62

  1. Brief Intervention for Drug Misuse for the Emergency Department (BIDMED)
    Ted D Nirenberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..a randomized, controlled, trial that will include adult ED patients at a large, academic, trauma center (Rhode Island Hospital) and a community hospital (The Miriam Hospital) who have a subcritical illness or injury and whose ..
  2. Brief Intervention for Drug Misuse for the Emergency Department (BIDMED)
    Roland Merchant; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..a randomized, controlled, trial that will include adult ED patients at a large, academic, trauma center (Rhode Island Hospital) and a community hospital (The Miriam Hospital) who have a subcritical illness or injury and whose ..
  3. Brief Intervention for Drug Misuse for the Emergency Department (BIDMED)
    Ted D Nirenberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..a randomized, controlled, trial that will include adult ED patients at a large, academic, trauma center (Rhode Island Hospital) and a community hospital (The Miriam Hospital) who have a subcritical illness or injury and whose ..
  4. Brief Intervention for Drug Misuse for the Emergency Department (BIDMED)
    Ted D Nirenberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..a randomized, controlled, trial that will include adult ED patients at a large, academic, trauma center (Rhode Island Hospital) and a community hospital (The Miriam Hospital) who have a subcritical illness or injury and whose ..
  5. Brief Intervention for Drug Misuse for the Emergency Department (BIDMED)
    Roland Merchant; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..a randomized, controlled, trial that will include adult ED patients at a large, academic, trauma center (Rhode Island Hospital) and a community hospital (The Miriam Hospital) who have a subcritical illness or injury and whose ..
  6. Video-Based Delivery of HIV Test Information for Spanish-Speaking Latinos
    Roland C Merchant; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The ultimate aim of this project is to help reduce the transmission of HIV through streamlined yet effective HIV testing approaches. ..
  7. Mid-Career Investigator Award in Substance Abuse - Research
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Dr. Stein also serves as Director of HIV Services at Rhode Island Hospital. His ongoing R01s study complex substance abusing patients with co-morbid conditions, in particular ..
  8. Antidepressants During Office-based Buprenorphine
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The focus of this study, the evaluation of combinations of medications, to treat substance-related disorders, fits squarely within the emphasis of this RFA. ..
  9. Continuity of Care for Drug-Addicted Offenders in RI
    Peter Friedmann; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  10. Stabilize Addiction/Affect, Begin Inmates' Interferon for HCV of Liver (STAABIHL)
    Peter Friedmann; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such increased access to therapy would benefit public health and public safety. ..
  11. Continuity of Care for Drug-Addicted Offenders in RI
    Peter Friedmann; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. Stabilize Addiction/Affect, Begin Inmates' Interferon for HCV of Liver (STAABIHL)
    Peter Friedmann; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Such increased access to therapy would benefit public health and public safety. ..
  13. Trazodone for Sleep Disturbance - Early Alcohol Recovery
    Peter Friedmann; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Our extensive contacts with community agencies and substance abuse treatment facilities should enhance follow-up rates. ..
  14. Treatment Study Using Depot Naltrexone(2/6)Rhode Island Protocol Treatment Site
    Peter D Friedmann; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It will also help in the development of depot naltrexone as a new and distinctly different treatment for opioid addiction that will improve the lives of those citizens who suffer from this disease. ..
  15. LINKAGE TO HEALTH SERVICES IN DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT
    Peter Friedmann; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This work will improve our understanding of linkage mechanisms and of problem-service matching, and quantify the extent to which medical and psychosocial services are important components of effective drug abuse treatment. ..
  16. Prevention of Postpartum Weight Retention
    Rena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  17. The Look AHEAD Continuation: Action for Health in Diabetes
    Rena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These procedures will enable us to analyze the effects of the intervention on serious cardiovascular- related factors and complications, and cost-effectiveness of the intervention. ..
  18. DIETARY INTERVENTION METHODS FOR CLINICAL TRIALS
    Rena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..If effective, the intervention methodologies can be adapted to clinical settings. Use of social support partners may also increase the population outreach of behavioral weight control programs. ..
  19. PRIDE: Program to Reduce Incontinence by Diet & Exercise
    Rena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If effective in womenwith incontinence, the methods and strategies of this innovative motivationally-focusedmaintenance intervention can beexamined n other obese populations. ..
  20. Prevention of Weight Gain in Young Adults
    Rena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This approach shows promise for reducing weight gain and thereby improving long-term cardiovascular health. (End of Abstract) ..
  21. Prevention of Postpartum Weight Retention
    Rena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  22. COMPUTER INTERVENTION FOR PREVENTION OF WEIGHT REGAIN
    Rena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. Training in Behavioral & Preventive Medicine
    Rena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We believe the strengths of our faculty, funded research opportunities, and training record make us uniquely qualified to offer this training program in behavior change and CVD. (End of Abstract) ..
  24. Long-Term Weight Loss Maintenance
    Rena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such information is important for providing an accurate picture to those individuals seeking to lose weight of what it takes to be a successful weight loss maintainer. ..
  25. Community Volunteers Promoting Physical Activity Among Cancer Survivors
    Bernardine Pinto; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..If the physical activity program is found to be effective, there is a potential for dissemination among the 13,000 Reach to Recovery volunteers across the U.S. ..
  26. Maintaining Exercise after Cardiac Rehabilitation
    Bernardine Pinto; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  27. Community Volunteers Promoting Physical Activity Among Cancer Survivors
    Bernardine M Pinto; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If the physical activity program is found to be effective, there is a potential for dissemination among the 13,000 Reach to Recovery volunteers across the U.S. ..
  28. HOME BASED MODERATE EXERCISE FOR BREAST CANCER PATIENTS
    Bernardine Pinto; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This study also raises the intriguing possibility of elucidating the physiological effects of exercise on hormonal and immune mechanisms involved in breast cancer. ..
  29. Promoting Physical Activity after Colorectal Cancer
    Bernardine Pinto; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  30. ReDIAL: A Telephone Brief Intervention for Injured Emergency Department Patients
    Michael J Mello; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  31. Translation of Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention Guidelines to Pediatric T
    Michael J Mello; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will allow researchers to better understand best practices for the dissemination and adoption of alcohol screening and brief intervention within pediatric trauma centers. ..
  32. Translation of Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention Guidelines to Pediatric T
    Michael Mello; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study will allow researchers to better understand best practices for the dissemination and adoption of alcohol screening and brief intervention within pediatric trauma centers. ..