professional patient relations


Summary: Interactions between health personnel and patients.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The Roter interaction analysis system (RIAS): utility and flexibility for analysis of medical interactions
    Debra Roter
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 46:243-51. 2002
  2. pmc Survivors of intimate partner violence speak out: trust in the patient-provider relationship
    Tracy A Battaglia
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118 2334, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:617-23. 2003
  3. ncbi The patient-provider relationship: attachment theory and adherence to treatment in diabetes
    P S Ciechanowski
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:29-35. 2001
  4. ncbi Seeing the person behind the patient: enhancing the care of older people using a biographical approach
    Amanda Clarke
    Department of Community, Ageing, Rehabilitation, Education and Research, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Clin Nurs 12:697-706. 2003
  5. ncbi Violence against women in health-care institutions: an emerging problem
    Ana Flávia Pires Lucas D'Oliveira
    Gender Violence and Health Research Group, Department of Preventive Medicine, Medical School of São Paulo University USP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Lancet 359:1681-5. 2002
  6. ncbi Peri-abortion contraception: a qualitative study of users' experiences
    Usha Kumar
    Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health, Southwark Primary Care Trust, St Giles Hospital, St Giles Road, London SE5 7RN, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 30:55-6. 2004
  7. ncbi Patient-physiotherapist agreement in low back pain
    Kadija Perreault
    Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    J Pain 6:817-28. 2005
  8. ncbi Immunisation: the views of parents and health professionals in Ireland
    S Cotter
    National Disease Surveillance Centre, Dublin, Ireland
    Euro Surveill 8:145-50. 2003
  9. pmc Support for self care for patients with chronic disease
    Anne Kennedy
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL
    BMJ 335:968-70. 2007
  10. ncbi Interchangeability of the Working Alliance Inventory and Working Alliance Inventory, Short Form
    Michael A Busseri
    Department of Psychology, University of North Dakota, USA
    Psychol Assess 15:193-7. 2003

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  1. ncbi The Roter interaction analysis system (RIAS): utility and flexibility for analysis of medical interactions
    Debra Roter
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 46:243-51. 2002
  2. pmc Survivors of intimate partner violence speak out: trust in the patient-provider relationship
    Tracy A Battaglia
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118 2334, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:617-23. 2003
    ..To identify characteristics that facilitate trust in the patient-provider relationship among survivors of intimate partner violence (IPV)...
  3. ncbi The patient-provider relationship: attachment theory and adherence to treatment in diabetes
    P S Ciechanowski
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:29-35. 2001
    ..This study attempts to improve understanding of both patient and provider factors involved in lack of adherence to treatment in diabetic patients by using the conceptual model of attachment theory...
  4. ncbi Seeing the person behind the patient: enhancing the care of older people using a biographical approach
    Amanda Clarke
    Department of Community, Ageing, Rehabilitation, Education and Research, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Clin Nurs 12:697-706. 2003
  5. ncbi Violence against women in health-care institutions: an emerging problem
    Ana Flávia Pires Lucas D'Oliveira
    Gender Violence and Health Research Group, Department of Preventive Medicine, Medical School of São Paulo University USP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Lancet 359:1681-5. 2002
    ..Abuse occurs mainly in situations in which the legitimacy of health services is questionable or can be the result of prejudice against certain population groups. We discuss ways to prevent violent abuse...
  6. ncbi Peri-abortion contraception: a qualitative study of users' experiences
    Usha Kumar
    Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health, Southwark Primary Care Trust, St Giles Hospital, St Giles Road, London SE5 7RN, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 30:55-6. 2004
    ..Contraceptive counselling is an essential element of induced abortion services but concerns remain about its effectiveness...
  7. ncbi Patient-physiotherapist agreement in low back pain
    Kadija Perreault
    Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    J Pain 6:817-28. 2005
    ..This report shows that physiotherapists' perceptions of their patients' pain intensity and functional limitations often differ from their patients'...
  8. ncbi Immunisation: the views of parents and health professionals in Ireland
    S Cotter
    National Disease Surveillance Centre, Dublin, Ireland
    Euro Surveill 8:145-50. 2003
    ..According to group discussions, health professionals felt they lack time and user-friendly materials to properly inform the parents...
  9. pmc Support for self care for patients with chronic disease
    Anne Kennedy
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL
    BMJ 335:968-70. 2007
  10. ncbi Interchangeability of the Working Alliance Inventory and Working Alliance Inventory, Short Form
    Michael A Busseri
    Department of Psychology, University of North Dakota, USA
    Psychol Assess 15:193-7. 2003
    ..Fourth-session WAI and WAI-S scores were moderately predictive of therapy improvement ratings. Results support the interchangeability of scores on the WAI and WAI-S scales...
  11. ncbi How do people with cancer wish to be cared for in primary care? Serial discussion groups of patients and carers
    Marilyn Kendall
    Division of Community Health Sciences General Practice Section, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9DX, UK
    Fam Pract 23:644-50. 2006
    ..In most economically developed countries, patients, their informal and professional carers and policy makers are calling for more care in the community...
  12. ncbi Enhancing early postnatal care: findings from a major reform of maternity care in three Australian hospitals
    Jane Yelland
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne 3000, Melbourne, Australia
    Midwifery 25:392-402. 2009
    ..four hospitals comprising a health network in Melbourne, Australia, implemented a range of initiatives aimed at enhancing women's experiences of postnatal maternity care...
  13. ncbi Psychological and behavioral mechanisms influencing the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) in cancer patients
    K Hirai
    Graduate School of Human Sciences, Osaka University, 1 2 Yamadaoka, Suita Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Ann Oncol 19:49-55. 2008
  14. ncbi Problems in psychiatric care of 'difficult patients': a Delphi-study
    Bauke Koekkoek
    Altrecht Mental Health Care, Department of Outpatient Community Care, Zeist, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 18:323-30. 2009
  15. pmc Patterns of complementary and alternative medicine use amongst outpatients in Tokyo, Japan
    Satoshi Hori
    Department of Urology, West Suffolk Hospital, Bury St, Edmunds, UK
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:14. 2008
  16. ncbi Chronic illness and intractability: professional-patient interactions in primary care
    Carl May
    Centre for Health Services Research, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, 21 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AA, UK
    Chronic Illn 1:15-20. 2005
  17. pmc Internet interventions for long-term conditions: patient and caregiver quality criteria
    Cicely Kerr
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, United Kingdom c kerr at pcps ucl ac uk
    J Med Internet Res 8:e13. 2006
  18. ncbi Patients' satisfaction with government health care and services in the Taung district, North West Province
    M A Bediako
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein
    Curationis 29:12-5. 2006
    ..7%); and they were not discouraged from asking questions (69.9%, n=539). Generally the level of satisfaction among the patients was high except for difficulty in accessing doctors after hours and lack of medicines...
  19. ncbi Important variables for parents' postnatal sense of security: evaluating a new Swedish instrument (the PPSS instrument)
    Eva K Persson
    Medical Faculty, Department of Health Sciences, Division of Nursing, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Midwifery 25:449-60. 2009 evaluate dimensions of both parents' postnatal sense of security the first week after childbirth, and to determine associations between the PPSS instrument and different sociodemographic and situational background variables...
  20. ncbi 'We feel like one, they see us as two': new parents' discontent with postnatal care
    L Ellberg
    Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Department of Clinical Science, Umea University, Umea
    Midwifery 26:463-8. 2010
    ..postnatal care has gone through remarkable changes, such as reducing the length of hospital stay and increasing the parents' responsibility. Focusing on dissatisfaction, this study describes how new parents experience postpartum care...
  21. ncbi Doctor-patient gender concordance and patient satisfaction in interpreter-mediated consultations: an exploratory study
    Alexander Bischoff
    Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Travel Med 15:1-5. 2008
    ..However, little is known about the effect of gender in consultations with foreign language-speaking patients and in interpreter-mediated consultations...
  22. ncbi Factors associated with patients' perceptions of health care providers' communication behavior
    Lila J Finney Rutten
    Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Science, SAIC Frederick, Inc, National Cancer Institute Frederick, Frederick, Maryland 20892 7337, USA
    J Health Commun 11:135-46. 2006
    ..001). Differences in patient ratings of health care providers' communication by health care access and health status suggest the potential for disparities in health outcomes...
  23. ncbi Adherence is associated with the quality of professional-patient interaction in Directly Observed Treatment Short-course, DOTS
    Pranaya Mishra
    The Danish University of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universitetsparken 2, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Patient Educ Couns 63:29-37. 2006
  24. ncbi Communicating with patients: what happens in practice?
    Lisa Roberts
    Physiotherapy Department, Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust, Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
    Phys Ther 87:586-94. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure the content and prevalence of verbal and nonverbal communications between physical therapists and patients with back pain...
  25. ncbi Pharmacists' role in managing sexually transmitted infections: policy issues and options for Ghana
    S Mayhew
    Nuffield Institute for Health, University of Leeds, UK
    Health Policy Plan 16:152-60. 2001
    ..They also represent a currently under-utilized opportunity for preventive activities. Regulation and quality assurance issues need to be addressed by both pharmacy and medical professions...
  26. ncbi Breast cancer patients' narratives about positive and negative communication experiences
    Dorthe K Thomsen
    Department of Psychology, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Acta Oncol 46:900-8. 2007
    ..The results highlight that meeting medical and emotional needs of patients may be closely intertwined in concrete treatment situations...
  27. ncbi Relation of the therapeutic alliance with outcome and other variables: a meta-analytic review
    D J Martin
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:438-50. 2000
  28. pmc "You're not a victim of domestic violence, are you?" Provider patient communication about domestic violence
    Karin V Rhodes
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:620-7. 2007
    ..Women who are victims of domestic violence frequently seek care in an emergency department. However, it is challenging to hold sensitive conversations in this environment...
  29. pmc Assessing intimate partner violence in health care settings leads to women's receipt of interventions and improved health
    Laura A McCloskey
    School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:435-44. 2006
    ..This study investigated whether disclosure of violence to health care providers and the receipt of interventions relate to women's exit from an abusive relationship and to their improved health...
  30. ncbi Responding to formal complaints about the emergency department: lessons from the service marketing literature
    Gavan Doig
    The Wesley Emergency Centre, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 16:353-60. 2004
    ..Having developed an appropriate theoretical framework the article provides guidance for applying these concepts in dealing with formal complaints...
  31. pmc Use of complementary alternative medicine for low back pain consulting in general practice: a cohort study
    Jean Francois Chenot
    Dpt of General Practice, University of Gottingen, Humboldtallee 38, 37073 Gottingen, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 7:42. 2007
    ..Although back pain is considered one of the most frequent reasons why patients seek complementary and alternative medical (CAM) therapies little is known on the extent patients are actually using CAM for back pain...
  32. ncbi Lowering the threshold for discussions of domestic violence: a randomized controlled trial of computer screening
    Karin V Rhodes
    Department of Medicine, Section of Emergency Medicine, University of Chicago, Ill, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1107-14. 2006
    ..Women experiencing domestic violence (DV) frequent health care settings, but DV is rarely identified...
  33. pmc Distinguishing treatment from research: a functional approach
    T Lewens
    Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 1TL, UK
    J Med Ethics 32:424-9. 2006
  34. ncbi Does the achievement of medical identity limit the ability of primary care practitioners to be patient-centred? A qualitative study
    Norma O'Flynn
    Imperial College London, Charing Cross Campus, Reynolds Building, St Dunstan s Road, London W68RP, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 60:49-56. 2006
    ..To explore primary care practitioners approach to and management of menstrual disorders using a sociological perspective...
  35. ncbi Feminist ethic of care: a third alternative approach
    Els Maeckelberghe
    Metamedica and Expertise Centre for Ethics in Care, University of Groningen, Ant Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Health Care Anal 12:317-27; discussion 265-72. 2004
    ..The feminist analysis presented here emphasizes the necessity of the contextualization of assessment of competence. It sketches the multifold and complex grid that comprehends capacity assessment...
  36. ncbi Capturing the concealed: Interprofessional practice and older patients' participation in decision-making about discharge after acute hospitalization
    Guro Huby
    Centre for Integrated Healthcare Research, School of Health in Social Sciences, University of Edinburgh, UK
    J Interprof Care 21:55-67. 2007
    ..Procedurally driven care routines and their impact on patients', carers' and staff's opportunity to actively engage in decision-making should be re-considered from an empowerment perspective...
  37. pmc The dimensions of responsiveness of a health system: a Taiwanese perspective
    Chih Cheng Hsu
    Center for Health Policy Research and Development, National Health Research Institutes, Zhunan Town, Miaoli County 350, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 6:72. 2006
  38. ncbi Relations of the alliance with psychotherapy outcome: findings in the Second Sheffield Psychotherapy Project
    W B Stiles
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio 45056, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 66:791-802. 1998
    ..The strength of the association varied across assessment measures, occasions of outcome assessment, ARM scales, and the session number when the alliance was measured...
  39. ncbi Patients' involvement in improving cancer care: experiences in three years of collaboration between members of patient associations and health care professionals
    Christina Carlsson
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Patient Educ Couns 61:65-71. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to explore how members of patient associations (PACPs) and health care professionals (HCPs) experience collaboration in a network initiated by the health care system and aimed at improving cancer care...
  40. ncbi Concordance with antidepressant medication in primary care
    Frances Badger
    University of Birmingham
    Nurs Stand 20:35-40. 2006
    ..This article specifically addresses patients' accounts of the influences on medication concordance...
  41. pmc An Internet-based patient-provider communication system: randomized controlled trial
    Chen Tan Lin
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado, Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e47. 2005
    ..Internet-based interactive websites for patient communication (patient portals) may improve communication between patients and their clinics and physicians...
  42. ncbi Intercultural communication in general practice
    Joke C M van Wieringen
    Centre for Migration and Child Health, Wilhelmina Children s Hospital, PO Box 85090, Huispost KE 04 153 0, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 12:63-8. 2002
    ..This study explores the influence of communication and patient beliefs about health (care) and disease on understanding and compliance of native-born and ethnic-minority patients...
  43. ncbi Health care professional support for self-care management in chronic illness: insights from diabetes research
    S E Thorne
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 2B5
    Patient Educ Couns 42:81-90. 2001
    ..They further challenge notions of standardized communication and informational strategies, demonstrating the complexities inherent in the support needs of chronically ill persons as they change over time and context...
  44. ncbi Patient and staff perceptions of cancer patients' psychological concerns and needs
    C Lampic
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 39:9-22. 2000
    ..Several explanations of patient-staff discrepancies are discussed. Future research should be aimed at critically testing possible reasons for patient-staff disagreement and at investigating the consequences of such discrepancies...
  45. ncbi The back pain beliefs of health care providers: are we fear-avoidant?
    Steven J Linton
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Orebro Medical Center, 701 85 Orebro, Sweden
    J Occup Rehabil 12:223-32. 2002
    ..5; 90%CI = 1.00-2.27). It is concluded that some practitioners hold beliefs reflecting fear-avoidance and that these beliefs may influence treatment practice...
  46. ncbi Having an abortion using mifepristone and home misoprostol: a qualitative analysis of women's experiences
    Stephen L Fielding
    Department of Family Medicine, Reproductive Health Program, University of Rochester, NY, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 34:34-40. 2002
    ..Women choose medical over surgical abortion because it is more natural, more private and less painful. Whether their perceptions change during the medical abortion process has not been explored...
  47. ncbi Life story work in health and social care: systematic literature review
    Jane McKeown
    Older Adult Care Group, Sheffield Care Trust, Sheffield, UK
    J Adv Nurs 55:237-47. 2006
    ..The aim of this paper is to review the literature on life story work in health and social care practice...
  48. ncbi Delay in obtaining conventional healthcare by female internal medicine patients who use herbal therapies
    Rebecca S Brienza
    Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:79-87. 2002
    ..Predictors for delay may alert physicians to educate their patients before delaying care...
  49. pmc Are Latinos less satisfied with communication by health care providers?
    L S Morales
    University of California Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research 90095 1736, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 14:409-17. 1999
    ..To examine associations of patient ratings of communication by health care providers with patient language (English vs Spanish) and ethnicity (Latino vs white)...
  50. pmc Quality of working alliance in psychotherapy: therapist variables and patient/therapist similarity as predictors
    A G Hersoug
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychologym University of Oslo, Norway
    J Psychother Pract Res 10:205-16. 2001
    ..Interpersonal relationships on the cold-warm dimension had a moderate impact for both patients' and therapists' alliance ratings. Some implications for therapist training are discussed...
  51. ncbi Addressing hopelessness in people with suicidal ideation: building upon the therapeutic relationship utilizing a cognitive behavioural approach
    S Collins
    Northern Ireland Centre for Trauma and Transformation, Omagh, Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 10:175-85. 2003
    ..Whilst cognitive behavioural techniques are shown to be beneficial when dealing with hopelessness, it is advocated that the therapeutic relationship is a prerequisite for successful therapy...
  52. ncbi Quality of care within the Indian family welfare programme: a review of recent evidence
    M A Koenig
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Stud Fam Plann 31:1-18. 2000
    ..The factors constraining higher service quality are subsequently reviewed, and the prospects for improving quality of care within the Indian program are assessed...
  53. ncbi 'Ignorance is bliss sometimes': constraints on the emergence of the 'informed patient' in the changing landscapes of health information
    Flis Henwood
    Social Informatics Research Unit, School of Computing, Mathematical and Information Sciences, University of Brighton
    Sociol Health Illn 25:589-607. 2003
  54. ncbi Counsellors' perspectives on the experience of providing HIV counselling in Kenya and Tanzania: the Voluntary HIV-1 Counselling and Testing Efficacy Study
    O A Grinstead
    University of California, San Francisco, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, 74 New Montgomery, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    AIDS Care 12:625-42. 2000
  55. ncbi "A little encouragement": health services and domestic violence
    L Bates
    Hunter Centre for Health Advancement, Wallsend, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur Inc Leadersh Health Serv 14:49-56. 2001
    ..A major theme to emerge was the importance of a supportive environment where women were supported to make choices for their future...
  56. ncbi Lay constructions of decision-making in cancer
    M J Henman
    Medical Psychology Unit, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Psychooncology 11:295-306. 2002
    ..These results underline the importance of establishing patient priorities and concerns before embarking on discussions about treatment...
  57. ncbi Communication in context: new directions in communication research
    Jozien Bensing
    NIVEL, P O Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 50:27-32. 2003
    ..Eventually, a broader context view will bridge the existing gap between theory and practice...
  58. ncbi Genetic counseling gone awry: miscommunication between prenatal genetic service providers and Mexican-origin clients
    C H Browner
    Center for Culture and Health, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:1933-46. 2003
    ..In order to dislodge the misunderstandings of their clients, counselors must give clients the opportunity to air their own views, however contrary to those of genetics professionals these may be...
  59. ncbi Perceptions of mental health service delivery among staff and Indigenous consumers: it's still about communication
    Diann Eley
    School of Medicine Rural Clinical Division, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 15:130-4. 2007
    ..The study focussed on identifying gaps in the service provision for Indigenous consumers. Tools and methodologies were developed to achieve this...
  60. ncbi Towards malecentric communication: sensitizing health professionals to the realities of male childhood sexual abuse survivors
    Eli Teram
    Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:499-517. 2006
    ..Malecentric communication is proposed as a method for addressing the specific experiences of male survivors in their encounters with health professionals...
  61. ncbi Trauma patients' encounters with the team in the emergency department--a qualitative study
    Elisabeth Wiman
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Social and Welfare Studies, Norrkoping, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:714-22. 2007
    ..The team at the emergency department is responsible for a complex situation and has to quickly establish rapport, gather information, assess the physical condition, and design a treatment plan...
  62. ncbi Parent and child acceptability and staff evaluation of K-SADS-PL: a pilot study
    Merete Juul Sørensen
    Psychiatric Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Aarhus University Hospital, Harald Selmersvej 66, 8240, Risskov, Denmark
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 16:293-7. 2007
    ..In this study, we have aimed to assess (1) the K-SADS-PL's acceptability to parents and children (2) the usefulness of the interview as perceived by the staff...
  63. ncbi Multiple sclerosis patients talking with healthcare providers about emotions
    Carmel Parker White
    Department of Child Development and Family Relations at East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 39:89-101. 2007
    ..Nurses can help MS patients deal with their uncertainty and emotional challenges by being willing to inquire about emotions and emotional well-being...
  64. ncbi Cultural aspects of telepsychiatry
    Jay H Shore
    American Indian and Alaska Native Programs, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, 80045, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 12:116-21. 2006
    ..Future research should examine the effect of telepsychiatry on patient-provider relationships, patient attitudes towards care and, most importantly, patient outcomes...
  65. ncbi Patient involvement in health-related decisions during prolonged critical illness
    Mary Beth Happ
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Res Nurs Health 30:361-72. 2007
    ..Patient involvement in health-related decisions during prolonged critical illness is a shared and negotiated process that requires continued empirical study and ethical analysis...
  66. ncbi Made in the USA: the import of American Consumer Assessment of Health Plan Surveys (CAHPS) into the Dutch social insurance system
    Diana M J Delnoij
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 16:652-9. 2006
    ..To that end, Consumer Assessment of Health Plan Surveys (CAHPS) instruments have recently been adopted by a large Dutch health plan...
  67. ncbi Influence of Pharmaceutical Care intervention and communication skills on the improvement of pharmacotherapeutic outcomes with elderly Brazilian outpatients
    Divaldo P Lyra
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Patient Educ Couns 68:186-92. 2007
  68. ncbi Patients' perspectives on the role of radiation therapists
    Georgia K B Halkett
    WA Centre for Cancer and Palliative Care, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 69:76-83. 2007
    ..To examine patients' perspectives on the role of radiation therapists and to develop substantive theory about the relationships patients form with their radiation therapists...
  69. ncbi Patients' perspectives on medical information: results of an informal survey
    Kavitha Raja
    Department of Physiotherapy, Manipal College of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, India
    Indian J Med Ethics 4:16-7. 2007
    ..The results of interviews with 222 patients show that perspectives vary, often according to the diagnosis. The amount of information given and the manner in which it is given are often not acceptable to the patient...
  70. ncbi Evaluation of the World Health Organization's family planning decision-making tool: improving health communication in Nicaragua
    Young Mi Kim
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for Communication Programs, Baltimore, MD 21202 4024, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 66:235-42. 2007
    ..This study investigates the DMT's impact on health communication in Nicaragua...
  71. pmc Physician and patient attitudes towards complementary and alternative medicine in obstetrics and gynecology
    Mandi L Furlow
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:35. 2008
    ..In the U.S., complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use is most prevalent among reproductive age, educated women. We sought to determine general attitudes and approaches to CAM among obstetric and gynecology patients and physicians...
  72. ncbi Does the use of telemental health alter the treatment experience? Inmates' perceptions of telemental health versus face-to-face treatment modalities
    Robert D Morgan
    Department of Psychology, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409 2051, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:158-62. 2008
    ..Implications of these findings are presented...
  73. ncbi Physician-patient and pharmacist-patient communication: geriatrics' perceptions and opinions
    Flora Keshishian
    Department of Speech, Communication Sciences, and Theatre, St John s University, Jamaica, NY 11439, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 71:265-84. 2008
  74. ncbi Communication in heart failure: perspectives from older people and primary care professionals
    Sarah Barnes
    Sheffield Institute for Studies on Ageing, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 14:482-90. 2006
    ..These findings point to a need for an educational intervention tailored specifically to the need to improve the communication skills of primary care professionals in chronic heart failure...
  75. ncbi Physicians, nonphysician healthcare providers, and patients communicating in hepatitis C: an in-office sociolinguistic study
    Heidi E Hamilton
    Department of Linguistics, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
    Gastroenterol Nurs 29:364-70. 2006
  76. ncbi Pharmacy care perspectives on problems with HIV antiretroviral therapy in Sweden
    Amadou Jallow
    Apoteket Källan, Box 64, 14501 Norsborg, Sweden
    Pharm World Sci 29:412-21. 2007
  77. ncbi Conditions for patient participation and non-participation in health care
    Ann Catrine Eldh
    Orebro University, Sweden
    Nurs Ethics 13:503-14. 2006
  78. ncbi Western worms! Explication of aspects of health care behavior among Chamorro with HIV/AIDS
    Robert K Kalwinsky
    Department of Electronic Media Communication, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN 37132, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 19:55-63. 2008
    ..At the same time, historically grounded forms such as the use of healers offer clients culturally sanctioned means of resistance to hegemonic medical structures. Findings have implications for nursing practice in the clinical setting...
  79. ncbi Mental health crisis at home: service user perspectives on what helps and what hinders
    C Hopkins
    Primary Care Mental Health Worker, Newcastle Primary Care Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:310-8. 2007
  80. ncbi Testing a pharmacist-patient relationship quality model among older persons with diabetes
    Marcia M Worley
    University of Minnesota, College of Pharmacy, Duluth, MN 55812 3095, USA
    Res Social Adm Pharm 2:1-21. 2006
    ..A high-quality pharmacist-patient relationship can lay the foundation for effective provision of Medication Therapy Management Services and improved care in this cohort...
  81. pmc What do clinicians derive from partnering with their patients? A reliable and valid measure of "personal meaning in patient care"
    Gail Geller
    Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 72:293-300. 2008
    ..Burnout is high among clinicians and may relate to loss of "meaning" in patient care. We sought to develop and validate a measure of "personal meaning" that practitioners derive from patient care...
  82. ncbi Moving toward recovery within clients' personal narratives: directions for a recovery-focused therapy
    Paul Lysaker
    Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 44:28-35. 2006
    ..We also offer a theoretical model of how the revitalization of dialogues within therapy can be conceptualized as a process that promotes recovery and discuss the objective measurement of such outcomes...
  83. ncbi Use of the measure of process of care for families (MPOC-56) and service providers (MPOC-SP) to evaluate family-centred services in a paediatric disability setting
    P Dyke
    The Cerebral Palsy Association of Western Australia, Australia
    Child Care Health Dev 32:167-76. 2006
    ..The value of family-centred principles in paediatric professional caregiving services is widely acknowledged. However, the degree to which such services adhere to these principles is not well documented...
  84. ncbi Promoting prevention: skill sets and attributes of health care providers who deliver behavioral interventions
    Lora E Burke
    University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 18:256-66. 2003
    ..Principles of communication to guide the patient-provider encounter, key behavioral change strategies, and use of technology are reviewed and resources available to support prevention goals are presented...
  85. ncbi Enhancing attitudes, knowledge and skills of paraprofessional service providers in elder care settings
    Ellen S Stevens-Roseman
    University of Houston Graduate School of Social Work, Houston, TX 77204 4492, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 25:73-88. 2004
    ..Future training initiatives can address the value of "reinforcement training," enhancing the capabilities of gerontology and geriatric educators to meet needs of paraprofessionals who influence the quality of later lives...
  86. ncbi Lost in translation: dignity dialogues at the end of life
    Laura Hawryluck
    Ian Anderson Continuing Education Program in EOL Care, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Palliat Care 20:150-4. 2004
    ..The fundamental issues in discussion with all patients diagnosed with a life-threatening illness are ones of respect for persons, acceptance, caring, and the value of interpersonal relationships...
  87. ncbi Improving client-provider communication: evaluation of a training program for women, infants and children (WIC) professionals in New York state
    Gabriella Newes-Adeyi
    CSR, Incorporated, 2107 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 1000, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 55:210-7. 2004
    ..Study results suggest that counseling skills of non-physician health providers can change after a 1 day focused training: providers were more client-centered in their discussions. Limitations and implications of the study are discussed...
  88. ncbi Manifestation, attribution, and coping with depression among Asian Indians from the perspectives of health care practitioners
    Margaret M Conrad
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 16:32-40. 2005
  89. ncbi Cultural competence and health care: Japanese, Korean, and Indian patients in the United States
    J Andresen
    Boston University School of Theology, USA
    J Cult Divers 8:109-21. 2001
    ..The paper concludes with immigrants' views on what would make their medical experience in the United States more comfortable, and hence, potentially more beneficial to their mental and physical health...
  90. ncbi Cancer patients' satisfaction with communication, information and quality of care in a UK region
    R Davidson
    NI Cancer Centre, Belfast City Hospital, Belfast, UK
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 14:83-90. 2005
    ..The paper concludes that patient-professional communication should be tailored to meet individual need...
  91. ncbi Decision-making in palliative care practice and the need for moral deliberation: a qualitative study
    Maaike Hermsen
    Department of Ethics, Philosophy, and History of Medicine, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, 232 EFG, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 56:268-75. 2005
    ..We look at moral deliberation, the process of identifying the crucial arguments for this decision in palliative care...
  92. ncbi ReD hot hygiene, Part 3: D is for dynamic
    Vicki McManus
    Dent Today 21:34, 36-7. 2002
  93. ncbi Patients' voices on satisfaction: unheeded women and maltreated men?
    Christina Foss
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Nursing Science, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Caring Sci 18:273-80. 2004
    ..The rather clear gender differences in our data emphasizes the need for a gender-sensitive approach in the encounters between staff and patients as well as in the design of patient satisfaction research...
  94. ncbi Factors contributing to therapists' distress after the suicide of a patient
    Herbert Hendin
    American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 22nd Floor, 120 Wall St, New York, NY 10005, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1442-6. 2004
    ..Factors contributing to therapists' severe distress after the suicide of a patient were investigated...
  95. ncbi [Patient experiences in Norwegian hospitals--changes over time?]
    Kjell I Pettersen
    Stiftelse for helsetjenesteforskning HELTEF, Postboks 55, 1474 Nordbyhagen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:3600-3. 2003
    ..Patient experience has been identified as a national indicator of hospital quality. We describe the changes in patient experiences 1996-2000 for seven Norwegian hospitals...
  96. ncbi The effects of shiatsu: findings from a two-country exploratory study
    Andrew F Long
    Health Care Practice Research and Development Unit, University of Salford, Salford, UK
    J Altern Complement Med 9:539-47. 2003
    ..To provide insight into client and practitioner perceptions of the effects of shiatsu, in the short and longer term, and positive and negative in nature...
  97. ncbi Patient experiences with information in a hospital setting: a multilevel approach
    Marijke Veenstra
    Foundation for Health Services Research, Akershus University Hospital, Nordbyhagen, Norway
    Med Care 41:490-9. 2003
    ..Studies have indicated quality of contact with nursing staff to be a major determinant of patients' experiences with information. Yet many studies do not simultaneously analyze the effects of patient and unit characteristics...
  98. ncbi [The patient care experience in radiotherapy: perspectives for better patient support]
    J M Dilhuydy
    Service de Radiotherapie, Institut Bergonie, Centre Regional de Lutte Contre le Cancer, 229, cours de l Argonne, 33076 Bordeaux, France
    Cancer Radiother 6:196s-206s. 2002
    ..The personal implication of the physicians and technologists is also essential. The simple smile is the intangible proof of the reliable emotional support...
  99. ncbi [Hospital leaflets and the dynamics of constructing their meanings: the perspective of health professionals]
    Brani Rozemberg
    Departamento de Epidemiologia e Vigilância em Saúde, Centro de Pesquisas Hospital Evandro Chagas, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21045 900, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 18:1685-94. 2002
    ..In two exceptional leaflets, interaction with the clientele appears and expands the relationship between the health care professionals and the values and decisions made in distinct sociocultural contexts...
  100. ncbi Birth trauma: in the eye of the beholder
    Cheryl Tatano Beck
    University of Connecticut School of Nursing, Storrs, CT 06269 2026, USA
    Nurs Res 53:28-35. 2004
    ..The reported prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder after childbirth ranges from 1.5% to 6%...
  101. ncbi Solving family-related barriers to truthfulness in cases of terminal cancer in Taiwan. A professional perspective
    Wen Yu Hu
    Department of Nursing Science, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University
    Cancer Nurs 25:486-92. 2002

Research Grants83

    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PHS 398 (Rev. 05/01) Page 2 Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, first, middle): Cohen-Mansfield, Jiska ..
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In that way, it presents an exciting prospect for improving the quality of life in demented persons, thereby reducing their caregivers' burden. ..
    D Simpson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Mechanisms underlying patient-treatment matches and mismatches in alcohol therapy
    MITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. Predictive Modeling of Call Outcomes to Poison Control Center Recommendations
    Lee Ellington; Fiscal Year: 2009
  6. Dignity Intervention for Terminally Ill Cancer Patients
    Harvey Chochinov; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Amelioration of Literacy Deficits in Prenatal Care
    Debra Roter; Fiscal Year: 2009
  8. Genetic Counseling Processes and Analogue Client Outcome
    Debra Roter; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Factors Associated with Help-Seeking and Change in Substance Use
    MITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of this study will provide new information about the initiation and maintenance of behavior change, and may contribute significantly to informing public policy, prevention, and treatment efforts. ..
  10. Psychotherapy Process in Alcohol Treatment Matching
    MITCHELL KARNO; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. Communication Analysis of BRCA1 Genetic Counseling
    Lee Ellington; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Predictor variables of participant adjustment include: sociodemographics, communication factors (e.g., medical information), kindred, pre-test distress levels, and carrier status. ..
  12. Patient Feedback Effectiveness Study
    Paul Crits Christoph; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..A collaborating clinical trial application for this test of PF is being submitted by John Rotrosen, M.D., from New York University, School of Medicine. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. The Morality of Caregiving for Demented Older Women
    HELEN BLACK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Data will aid public health understanding of the meaning of caregiving to CGs, the lifeworlds of at-home CGs, and potentially inform public health policy and intervention based on this knowledge. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Evaluation of Diabetes Self-Management Consultant Care
    Robert Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..HypothesisThe SMC intervention will be more effective than usual care in improving blood glucose control and diabetes-related quality of life. ..
  15. Dental Practitioners and Eating Disorder Prevention
    Rita DeBate; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This project is unique in that it takes a theoretical approach involving the dental practitioner as a key participant in the secondary and tertiary prevention of eating disorders. ..
  16. Aftercare for Adolescents with Substance Use Disorders
    Yifrah Kaminer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This award will allow the applicant protected time to pursue quality mentoring of future clinical investigators while conducting clinical research that will optimize long-term scientific contributions of both the mentor and trainees. ..
  17. Providers' Views of the Roles of Medical Interpreters
    I LING HSIEH; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Paul Crits Christoph; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The data gathered from this treatment development project will inform the design of a subsequent larger study. ..
  19. Combined Treatment for GAD
    Paul Crits Christoph; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Data analysis will focus on differential rate of change (mixed model analyses) for the two groups. If promising results are obtained for combined treatment, a larger more definitive trial will be planned. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. Communication in Late-stage Cancer: Exploring Hospice Decision
    DEBORAH PEASE WALDROP; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..3) Understanding how end-of-life decisions are made is essential for the efficient planning and delivery of comprehensive services for the growing number of adults who will die from cancer. ..
    Robert Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2001
  22. Telepsychiatry Service Delivery to Trauma Victims
    B Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. Testing Theory-Based Training in Motivational Interviewing
    Theresa B Moyers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This research will also provide a foundation for future investigations of effective ingredients of substance abuse treatments. ..
  24. Disability Benefits and Service Use
    B Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This proposal is responsive to Health People 2010 and the Bridging Science and Service report recommendation regarding rehabilitation and interventions (recommendation #9). ..
  25. Trauma Within the Psychiatric Setting
    B Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Measures will be designed to assess sanctuary trauma and harm, general trauma exposure, PTSD symptoms, and psychiatric diagnoses. The obtained data will be analyzed via quantitative and qualitative methods. ..
    B Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2003
  27. Quality Community Services for Adolescent Drug Abuse
    Aaron Hogue; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..An important secondary yield will be increasing the scarce knowledge base on commonly practiced community approaches in the SAU condition. ..
  28. Adherence and Competence in Adolescent Drug Use Therapy
    Aaron Hogue; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study will be among the first to explore the relation between treatment adherence and outcome, and the very first to study therapist competence, with an adolescent drug-using sample. ..
  29. The Process of Group Therapy for Cocaine Dependence
    Paul Crits Christoph; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Statistical solutions for addressing such "rolling" groups have yet to be developed. Our second aim is to develop a new statistical approach to the analysis of data from "rolling" groups. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. How Does Motivational Interviewing Reduce Alcohol Abuse?
    Theresa Moyers; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The integrity of the Project MATCH motivational enhancement therapy (MET) and the comprehensive client follow up data already collected in that project provide a vehicle for cost-effective investigation of mechanisms of action in MI. ..
    Yifrah Kaminer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..e., frequency, quantity) of relapse and related negative consequences, and improve overall functioning of the participants. ..
  32. Bar Coding Technology and Patient and Employee Safety
    Ben Tzion Karsh; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Fourth, it is significant that this study will take place in pediatric facilities since the complexity of health care delivery is compounded with children. ..
  33. Perceived Organizational Justice and Scientific Dishone*
    GERALD KOOCHER; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..What is learned from these three studies could be extremely useful in designing recommendations to promote ways that IRBs will be perceived of as fair by investigators. ..
  34. Ethnicity, Marriage, and Fertility in Kazakhstan
    Victor Agadjanian; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The proposed project will constitute a necessary initial step toward a more comprehensive study of sociodemographic adjustments to dramatic societal changes and will therefore lead to a subsequent NIH application. ..
  35. Individual Behavior Therapy for Partner Violent Men
    Christopher Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Analyses will address the main effects of ICBT versus TAU, and will explore potential mediators (e.g., homework compliance, therapeutic alliance) and moderators (e.g., psychopathology) of change. ..
  36. Counseling Services for Underserved Clients
    TANIA ISRAEL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Jeannette Ickovics; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..e. ease of technology transfer). ..
  38. Smoking Versus Alternative Reinforcers in Adolescents
    Suzanne Colby; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Study findings will advance our understanding of reinforcement mechanisms underlying adolescent smoking, which could also have implications for understanding and treating adolescent drug use more generally. ..
  39. A Novel Approach to Elucidate Mechanisms for Disparity in Cancer Pain Outcomes
    Salimah H Meghani; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings will help identify targets sensitive to tailored, patient-centered interventions in improving equity in palliative care outcomes. ..
  40. Transitions to Adulthood for Youth in Foster Care
    Julie Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The eventual utility of this exploratory work is to develop and then test experimentally an intervention for former foster youth that attempts to ease their transition to adulthood. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  41. Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of PTSD in SMI Clients
    Kim T Mueser; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results of this research will bring the field one step closer to having an evidence-based practice for trauma and PTSD in clients with SMI. ..
  42. Oral Chemotherapy Safety in Ambulatory Oncology: A Proactive Risk Assessment
    SAUL WEINGART; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Lessons about oral chemotherapy safety are applicable to other high-alert medications in ambulatory care. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  43. Improving contraceptive use/practices among young women
    Melissa Gilliam; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  44. Alcohol Use Reduction in Methadone Individuals with HCV
    Adeline Nyamathi; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  45. Predicting CHD Events in Black and White Women
    Jean C McSweeney; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We also will explore the correspondence between the MAPMISS screen scores and CHD diagnostic test results. ..
    Michael Rich; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Dr. Rich will refine and modify this investigative methodology so that it is flexible enough to be applied to a broad range of clinical questions while retaining the richness of the data derived. ..
    Thomas Smith; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will generate new information that can guide treatment planning and maximize the chances for recovery in individuals with schizophrenia. ..
  48. Patient & Provider Perspectives on Homeopathic Treatment
    Iris Bell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Findings from this proposed study should help clarify the proper premises and parameters on which to base future prospective qualitative and quantitative research in homeopathy. ..
  49. Brief Family-Based Therapy for Adolescent Drug Abuse
    Howard Liddle; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The study could produce one of the first brief, family-based therapies for adolescent drug abusers and yield findings that would have significant implications for technology transfer efforts. ..
    Kathryn Whetten; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..A research survey company, Battelle, will be hired to perform all data collection, including recruiting and interviewing of subjects. The data analysis will result in a minimum of 12 peer reviewed journal articles. ..
    PATRICK CLIFFORD; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..research participation affect subject treatment retention? And, Do research follow-up assessment interviews contribute to the inducement and maintenance of behavior change for individuals treated for alcohol problems? ..
  52. Proxy Perspective on Quality of Life in Prostate Cancer
    ALAN PICKARD; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  53. WIH/Brown Epidemiology/Clinical Trials Training Program
    Lori Boardman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This multidisciplinary program will provide a new cadre of ob/gyn investigators who will further the scientific database in reproductive health. ..
  54. Reducing Barriers to Drug Abuse Treatment Services
    Richard Rapp; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The study's parallel qualitative/ethnographic aims will describe how the processes of linkage and engagement occur at the individual level. ..
    Suzanne Colby; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Thus, it will provide a greater understanding of nicotine withdrawal as a maintaining factor of adolescent smoking, and thereby provide an empirical basis for enhancing smoking cessation approaches for youth. ..
    Marian Fitzgibbon; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These changes will be seen following the intervention and at 12 and 24 months later. ..
  57. Decisionmaking in Pediatric Palliative Care
    JOHN FEUDTNER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Polysomnography in Homeopathic Remedy Effects
    Iris Bell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will contribute to our long-range goal of understanding the neurophysiological and biopsychosocial mechanisms of classical homeopathic remedy treatment in patients with specific clinical conditions. ..
  59. Curbing Tobacco Use in Suburban and Rural Schools
    Alexander V Prokhorov; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The study will be a group-randomized, controlled trial with 2000 participants aged 14-16 years from 16 high schools in suburban and rural southeast Texas. Follow-up assessments will be conducted at 6 weeks and at 6, 12, and 18 months. ..
  60. Cognitive Behavioral Determinants in Knee Replacement
    Maria Suarez Almazor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The intervention will be based on cognitive behavioral strategies. ..
  61. Patient-Provider Interaction & Response to Acupuncture
    Maria Suarez Almazor; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In addition there will be a natural control group (waiting list group), in which patients will be offered acupuncture three months after study entry. ..
    Roshan Bastani; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Secondary analysis will examine the predictive value of our theoretical framework in modeling adherence behavior and psychological distress. Cost effectiveness of the intervention will also be assessed. ..
  63. Providers' perceptions of the diaphragm in Southern Afr*
    Cynthia Harper; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..As the diaphragm effectiveness results become available, data from this proposed study will position us to design counseling interventions and to address provider education and training needs. ..
  64. Developing a Score of Communicative Participation
    Kathryn Yorkston; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, the PIs will generate a long-term research plan to continue the validation process. This plan will serve as a proposal for a research project grant (R01) funding by NIH. ..
    David Barlow; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The purpose of this series of studies is to explore more precisely the role of cognitive and attentional processes specified in our model of sexual dysfunction. ..
  66. Microbicide Acceptance--Prevent HIV in High-Risk Women
    Margaret Weeks; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
    David Barlow; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These sites already have in place the trained and certified assessment and treatment personnel and rigorous monitoring procedures that are essential for the conduct of a study such as the one we propose. ..
  68. A Unified Treatment for Anxiety Disorders
    David Barlow; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If successful, this will be the first step towards a large scale treatment study validating a unified psychosocial approach to the emotional disorders. ..
  69. Exploring Attitudes About Data Disclosure and Data-Sharing in Genomics Research
    Susanne Haga; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The success of large-scale genomics research initiatives will depend on the support and participation of the public and therefore, their views are critically important to obtain. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  70. Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Treatment Study
    PHILIP KENDALL; Fiscal Year: 2007
  71. Adjuvant Treatment Decision Making for Lung Cancer
    Jamie Studts; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Only when patients understand the necessary information about the risks and benefits of each treatment option will they be able to make informed treatment decisions that are consistent with their values. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  72. Sustained Safe Behavior in High-Risk Women
    Margaret Weeks; Fiscal Year: 2007
  73. Prospective Study of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in Adolescents
    Renee Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results from this investigation may assist physicians in identifying adolescents at high risk for CFS and allow them to initiate preventative measures. ..
    Victor Agadjanian; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..To achieve these objectives survey and qualitative data will be collected in two peri-urban municipalities of Luanda--one populated mainly by IDPs and another populated mainly by non-IDPs. ..
    William Miller; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..However, each study site has provided site-specific information on the budget, budget justifications, listing of key personnel, consultant/consortium agreements, and human subjects sections of their respective proposals. ..
  76. Process as a predictor of Outcomes in CBT for Youth
    PHILIP KENDALL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It is hypothesized that non-completers will have the experienced lower levels of alliance, flexibility, and involvement. ..
    William Miller; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  78. Integrating Interventions to Improve Fecal Incontinence
    John Schnelle; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  79. Men's Migration and Women's HIV/AIDS Risks in Mozambique
    Victor Agadjanian; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..They will also provide invaluable information for interventions aimed at reducing HIV/AIDS risks among rural African women. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    PHILIP KENDALL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Examinations of clinical significance, predictors of treatment outcome, and differential responsiveness to the two treatments will be conducted. ..
  81. Religious Organizations and HIV/AIDS Prevention and Care
    Victor Agadjanian; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The recommendations resulting from the project will be disseminated for possible applications in various parts of Mozambique. ..