Ellen M Funkhouser

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Survey Methods to Optimize Response Rate in the National Dental Practice-Based Research Network
    Ellen Funkhouser
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Eval Health Prof . 2016
  2. ncbi Vaginal douching practices among women attending a university in the southern United States
    Ellen Funkhouser
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Am Coll Health 50:177-82. 2002
  3. ncbi Migration patterns following HIV diagnosis among adults residing in the nonurban Deep South
    Bonita S Agee
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Public Health, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    AIDS Care 18:S51-8. 2006
  4. pmc Physician and patient influences on provider performance: β-blockers in postmyocardial infarction management in the MI-Plus study
    Ellen Funkhouser
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama Birmingham, 1717 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:99-106. 2011
  5. pmc Recruitment activities for a nationwide, population-based, group-randomized trial: the VA MI-Plus study
    Ellen Funkhouser
    VA Research Enhancement Award Program REAP, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Implement Sci 6:105. 2011
  6. ncbi Comorbidity independently predicted death in older prostate cancer patients, more of whom died with than from their disease
    Mona N Fouad
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue South, MT 618, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:721-9. 2004
  7. pmc Caries treatment in a dental practice-based research network: movement toward stated evidence-based treatment
    Gregg H Gilbert
    Department of Clinical and Community Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0007, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 41:143-53. 2013

Research Grants

  1. DOUCHING AND REPRODUCTIVE TRACT INFECTIONS
    Ellen Funkhouser; Fiscal Year: 2003

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Survey Methods to Optimize Response Rate in the National Dental Practice-Based Research Network
    Ellen Funkhouser
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Eval Health Prof . 2016
    ..Completion on paper was more likely by older dentists. Multiple methods of recruitment resulted in a high participation rate: Each step and method produced incremental increases with the final step producing the largest increase...
  2. ncbi Vaginal douching practices among women attending a university in the southern United States
    Ellen Funkhouser
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Am Coll Health 50:177-82. 2002
    ..Douching is common, even among educated young women; nurses' and physicians' advice to stop douching appears to have a salutary effect...
  3. ncbi Migration patterns following HIV diagnosis among adults residing in the nonurban Deep South
    Bonita S Agee
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Public Health, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    AIDS Care 18:S51-8. 2006
    ..We conclude that most HIV transmission in non-urban Alabama and Mississippi is acquired locally. These results underline the need to expand HIV prevention programs in the Deep South...
  4. pmc Physician and patient influences on provider performance: β-blockers in postmyocardial infarction management in the MI-Plus study
    Ellen Funkhouser
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama Birmingham, 1717 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:99-106. 2011
    ..We assessed how variability in providing β-blockers to ambulatory postmyocardial infarction (MI) patients was influenced by physician and patient level characteristics...
  5. pmc Recruitment activities for a nationwide, population-based, group-randomized trial: the VA MI-Plus study
    Ellen Funkhouser
    VA Research Enhancement Award Program REAP, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Implement Sci 6:105. 2011
    ..We describe the recruitment and enrollment of such a trial testing a clinician-directed, Internet-delivered intervention for improving the care of postmyocardial infarction patients with multiple comorbidities...
  6. ncbi Comorbidity independently predicted death in older prostate cancer patients, more of whom died with than from their disease
    Mona N Fouad
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue South, MT 618, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:721-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the proportion of men who died from prostate cancer (PrCa) vs. with PrCa and assess the comorbid conditions associated with other-cause deaths...
  7. pmc Caries treatment in a dental practice-based research network: movement toward stated evidence-based treatment
    Gregg H Gilbert
    Department of Clinical and Community Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0007, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 41:143-53. 2013
    ..Practice-based research networks (PBRNs) provide a venue to foster evidence-based care. We tested the hypothesis that a higher level of participation in a dental PBRN is associated with greater stated change toward evidence-based practice...

Research Grants1

  1. DOUCHING AND REPRODUCTIVE TRACT INFECTIONS
    Ellen Funkhouser; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Furthermore, the findings will be readily generalizable to a population that historically and currently has some of the highest STD rates in the nation. ..