Jeanette M Trauth
Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Do beliefs of inner-city parents about disease and vaccine risks affect immunization?Jeanette M Trauth
Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 94:820-32. 2002..The objective of this study was to understand how low income, inner-city parents of preschool children think about childhood diseases and prevention and the impact that this has on late receipt of vaccines...
- Developing an academic-community partnership in the context of Pennsylvania's State Health Improvement PlanJeanette M Trauth
Department of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Public Health Rep 118:169-74. 2003
- Using the transtheoretical model to stage screening behavior for colorectal cancerJeanette M Trauth
Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Health Educ Behav 30:322-36. 2003..This study appears to be one of the first applications of this theory to understanding CRC screening behavior in a community intervention...
- Factors affecting older african american women's decisions to join the PLCO Cancer Screening TrialJeanette M Trauth
Graduate School of Public Health, 217 Parran Hall, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
J Clin Oncol 23:8730-8. 2005..The purpose of this study is to describe the factors associated with the decisions of older African American women to join the PLCO (Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian) Cancer Screening Trial when recruited...
- Physicians encouraging colorectal screening: a randomized controlled trial of enhanced office and patient management on compliance with colorectal cancer screeningBruce S Ling
Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Arch Intern Med 169:47-55. 2009..Colorectal cancer screening is underused. Our objective was to evaluate methods for promoting colorectal cancer screening in primary care practice...
- Informed decision-making and colorectal cancer screening: is it occurring in primary care?Bruce S Ling
VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Med Care 46:S23-9. 2008..The degree to which providers communicate the information necessary to prepare patients for participation in this process is not known...
- A population-based, community estimate of total colon examination: the impact on compliance with screening for colorectal cancerRobert E Schoen
Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 97:446-51. 2002..In a population-based survey we determined the prevalence and validated the self-reporting of TCE and assessed its impact on compliance with screening...
- Patients with Complex Chronic Diseases: perspectives on supporting self-managementMary Ann Sevick
Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System 151 C, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
J Gen Intern Med 22:438-44. 2007..The case is discussed in terms of intervention effectiveness in the areas of prevention, addiction, and self-management of single diseases. Implications for research are discussed...
- Breast cancer survivors' perception of survivorshipPatricia I Documèt
Department of Behavioraland Community Health Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Oncol Nurs Forum 39:309-15. 2012..To explore (a) how women who were diagnosed with breast cancer (BC) defined themselves as survivors and when this occurred, and (b) the types of benefits they derived from their experiences...
- A Qualitative Study on the Types and Purposes of Social Activities in Late LifeJason D Flatt
Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Act Adapt Aging 39:109-132. 2015..Those in the low memory group seemed to face more barriers to participation. Different types of social activities may be important for cognitive health and well-being...
- Validity of a questionnaire to assess historical physical activity in older womenCarena S Winters-Hart
Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:2082-7. 2004..To compare historical physical activity recall to original physical activity questionnaires collected at four time points over a 17-yr period in postmenopausal women...
- Describing a folic acid intervention for health care providers: implications for professional practice and continuing educationDianne T Helinski
Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas, USA
Health Promot Pract 5:326-33. 2004..We developed a novel presentation that had practical utility for practitioners that could be implemented in either a classroom or continuing education setting...