Affiliation: University of Rochester
- Development and Implementation of Culturally Tailored Offline Mobile Health SurveysScott McIntosh
School of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, United States
JMIR Public Health Surveill 2:e28. 2016....
- Recruitment of physician offices for an office-based adolescent smoking cessation studyScott McIntosh
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 7:405-12. 2005....
- Ethical review issues in collaborative research between us and low-middle income country partners: a case exampleScott McIntosh
University of Rochester, Community and Preventive Medicine, Rochester, New York 14627 8969, United States
Bioethics 22:414-22. 2008....
- Training medical students in community health: a novel required fourth-year clerkship at the University of RochesterScott McIntosh
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627 8969, USA
Acad Med 83:357-64. 2008..Evaluation efforts to date indicate that the clerkship has been received favorably by both faculty and students...
- Tobacco Cessation in Economically Disadvantaged Dominican Republic Communities: Who are the Ex-Users?Deborah J Ossip
Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
J Smok Cessat 11:239-249. 2016..Smoking cessation is the most effective means of reducing morbidity and mortality from tobacco use. Increasing the prevalence of ex-users is an indicator of population cessation...
- Tobacco use in six economically disadvantaged communities in the Dominican RepublicDeborah J Ossip-Klein
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 10:851-60. 2008..Although it is expected that the reported prevalence of tobacco use and health conditions represent underestimates, these figures provide a starting point for understanding tobacco use and its prevalence in the Dominican Republic...
- Cohort study of smoke-free homes in economically disadvantaged communities in the Dominican RepublicAnn M Dozier
Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, United States of America
Rev Panam Salud Publica 35:30-7. 2014..To analyze household smoking-ban prevalence over time and predictors among communities in the Dominican Republic, historically a significant tobacco-growing country with few tobacco control regulations...
- Health care workers in the Dominican Republic: self-perceived role in smoking cessationAnn M Dozier
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
Eval Health Prof 32:144-64. 2009..Any intervention with HCWs must first raise awareness before addressing their role in smoking cessation, discussing implementation barriers, and include training and materials about risks and effective interventions...
- Vapors produced by electronic cigarettes and e-juices with flavorings induce toxicity, oxidative stress, and inflammatory response in lung epithelial cells and in mouse lungChad A Lerner
Department of Environmental Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, United States of America
PLoS ONE 10:e0116732. 2015..Thus, exposure to e-cig aerosols/juices incurs measurable oxidative and inflammatory responses in lung cells and tissues that could lead to unrealized health consequences. ..
- A qualitative study of tobacco use in eight economically disadvantaged Dominican Republic communitiesNancy Chin
Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
Glob Health Promot . 2016..This information could be used to design better targeted interventions in these communities...
- Impact of a community health improvement clerkship projectLeKeyah Quinn
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Med Educ 41:1102-3. 2007
- Do physicians discuss needed diet and nutrition health topics with adolescents?Jonathan D Klein
Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
J Adolesc Health 38:608.e1-6. 2006..In this study, we assess whether adolescents at risk for overweight or for eating disorders have discussed recommended diet and nutrition topics with their physicians...
- Implementing a Smoke-free Campus: a Medical Center initiativeSangeeta Gajendra
Community Dentistry and Oral Disease Prevention, Eastman Institute for Oral Health, University of Rochester, Box 683, 625 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
J Community Health 36:684-92. 2011..The extended timeline of 1 year was appropriate for overcoming fears, biases, and barriers which then enabled "buy-in" and support from leadership as well as employees...
- A survey of the use of ultrasound during central venous catheterizationPeter L Bailey
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
Anesth Analg 104:491-7. 2007..The use of ultrasound (US) during CVC has been recommended to improve patient safety. We performed a survey to evaluate the frequency of, and factors influencing, US use...
- The effect of cigarette smoking on cancer treatment-related side effectsLuke J Peppone
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Oncologist 16:1784-92. 2011..This study examines the influence of cigarette smoking on side effects among 947 cancer patients during and 6 months following treatment...
- Injury prevention for modern dancers: a pilot study of an educational interventionTracy L Fuhrmann
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
J Community Health 35:527-33. 2010..Further study is warranted to assess changes in injury rates after the course and to continue to improve curriculum content and implementation...
- The use of Spanish by medical students and residents at one university hospitalDaniel Yawman
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and Rochester General Hospital, Rochester, New York, USA
Acad Med 81:468-73. 2006..To describe how medical trainees report communication with Spanish-speaking patients, and to assess trainees' desire to improve their language skills and have those skills formally evaluated...
- Developing the Evidence Base to Inform Best Practice: A Scoping Study of Breast and Cervical Cancer Reviews in Low- and Middle-Income CountriesMargaret M Demment
Clinical and Translational Research Institute, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, United States of America
PLoS ONE 10:e0134618. 2015..The objective of this paper was to highlight key findings, recommendations, and gaps in research and practice identified through a scoping study of recent reviews in breast and cervical cancer in LMICs...
- Health care workers' knowledge, attitudes and practices on tobacco use in economically disadvantaged dominican republic communitiesMichael G Prucha
Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester, Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:4060-75. 2015..To our knowledge, this is the first reported survey of DR HCWs regarding tobacco, and provides a foundation for future tobacco control in the DR. ..
- Patient evaluation of an acute care pediatric telemedicine service in urban neighborhoodsScott McIntosh
1 Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York
Telemed J E Health 20:1121-6. 2014..This study was designed to characterize health problems prompting neighborhood telemedicine use and to assess parent perceptions of its value...
- Environmental health hazards of e-cigarettes and their components: Oxidants and copper in e-cigarette aerosolsChad A Lerner
Department of Environmental Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Environ Pollut 198:100-7. 2015..The detection of a potentially cytotoxic metal as well as oxidants from e-cigarette and its components raises concern regarding the safety of e-cigarettes use and the disposal of e-cigarette waste products into the environment...
- Physical activity as a coping strategy for smoking cessation in mid-life and older adultsLara A Trevino
Department of Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, United States
Addict Behav 39:885-8. 2014..Encouraging use of PA during smoking cessation does not impede quitting and may improve health outcomes. Further research on whether PA increases abstinence with a larger sample of mid-life and older adults is indicated...
- Age and sex differences between patient and physician-derived outcome measures in the foot and ankleJudith F Baumhauer
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue Box 665, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:209-14. 2013..These five most important patient-derived outcome factors were then compared with factors within two of the most commonly used outcome instruments for the foot and ankle...
- Quitlines in North America: evidence base and applicationsDeborah J Ossip-Klein
James P Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Am J Med Sci 326:201-5. 2003..The evidence base for both reactive and proactive services is reviewed, and future directions to continue to advance the field are discussed...
- Tobacco cessation and prevention practices reported by second and fourth year students at US medical schoolsAlan C Geller
Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
J Gen Intern Med 23:1071-6. 2008..To date, there has been little information on students' self-reported skills and practice opportunities to provide 5A's (Ask, Advise, Assess, Assist, and Arrange) counseling for tobacco cessation...
- Evaluation of current tobacco curriculum at 12 US medical schoolsCatherine A Powers
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
J Cancer Educ 19:212-9. 2004..Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Education at US Medical Schools (PACE), a National Cancer Institute funded project, was launched to assess and improve curriculum content and teaching at 12 US medical schools...
- Basic skills for working with smokers: a pilot test of an online course for medical studentsMary Jo White
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
J Cancer Educ 22:254-8. 2007..Online learning can be an excellent method for presenting clinical skills to address health behaviors...