Summary: Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.
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- Effectiveness of pulmonary rehabilitation in reducing health resources use in chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseMateu Rubí
Respiratory Unit, Hospital Joan March, Bunyola, Spain
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:364-8. 2010..PR is recommended in advanced COPD, but there is limited evidence on the effectiveness of PR in reducing health care resources when applied in outpatients...
- Incidence of WHO stage 3 and 4 conditions following initiation of anti-retroviral therapy in resource limited settingsAndrea J Curtis
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
PLoS ONE 7:e52019. 2012..To determine the incidence of WHO clinical stage 3 and 4 conditions during early anti-retroviral therapy (ART) in resource limited settings (RLS)...
- The multinational impact of migraine symptoms on healthcare utilisation and work lossW C Gerth
Merck and Co, Inc, Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, USA
Pharmacoeconomics 19:197-206. 2001..To compare self-reported healthcare resource utilisation, paid work loss, unpaid work loss and loss of effectiveness at work due to migraine in a clinic-based adult migraine population...
- Effect of a standardized nurse case-management telephone intervention on resource use in patients with chronic heart failureBarbara Riegel
School of Nursing, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92182 4158, USA
Arch Intern Med 162:705-12. 2002..Case management is believed to promote continuity of care and decrease hospitalization rates, although few controlled trials have tested this approach...
- Cost-effectiveness of HIV treatment in resource-poor settings--the case of Côte d'IvoireSue J Goldie
Department of Health Policy and Management, Program in Health Decision Science, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
N Engl J Med 355:1141-53. 2006..As antiretroviral therapy is increasingly used in settings with limited resources, key questions about the timing of treatment and use of diagnostic tests to guide clinical decisions must be addressed...
- Improving a mother to child HIV transmission programme through health system redesign: quality improvement, protocol adjustment and resource additionMichele S Youngleson
Institute for Healthcare Improvement, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
PLoS ONE 5:e13891. 2010..We used a combination of approaches to health systems strengthening to reduce transmission of HIV from mother to infant in a multi-facility public health system in South Africa...
- Health system resource gaps and associated mortality from pandemic influenza across six Asian territoriesJames W Rudge
Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Bangkok, Thailand
PLoS ONE 7:e31800. 2012..We aimed to estimate and compare the resource gaps, and potential mortalities associated with those gaps, for responding to pandemic influenza within and between six territories in Asia...
- Early goal-directed therapy in the treatment of severe sepsis and septic shockE Rivers
Department of Emergency Medicine, Henry Ford Health Systems, Case Western Reserve University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
N Engl J Med 345:1368-77. 2001..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of early goal-directed therapy before admission to the intensive care unit...
- Home monitoring remote control of pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator patients in clinical practice: impact on medical management and health-care resource utilizationRenato Pietro Ricci
Department of Cardiovascular Disease, San Filippo Neri Hospital, Via Martinotti 20, 00135 Rome, Italy
Europace 10:164-70. 2008..To evaluate the impact of Home Monitoringtrade mark(HM) remote control on patient medical treatment and on health-care resource utilization...
- Approaches for scaling up human immunodeficiency virus testing and counseling in prevention of mother-to-child human immunodeficiency virus transmission settings in resource-limited countriesOmotayo O Bolu
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Global AIDS Program, Prevention of Mother to Child HIV Transmission Team, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:S83-9. 2007..This paper will review best practices needed for expansion of testing and counseling in PMTCT settings in resource-limited countries...
- Direct and indirect costs of employees with treatment-resistant and non-treatment-resistant major depressive disorderJasmina I Ivanova
Analysis Group, Inc, New York, NY 10020, USA
Curr Med Res Opin 26:2475-84. 2010..The objective of this study was to assess direct healthcare costs and indirect (disability and medical-related absenteeism) costs associated with TRD compared with non-treatment-resistant major depressive disorder (MDD)...
- Risk factors of emergency care and admissions in COPD patients with high consumption of health resourcesJuan Jose Soler
Hospital General de Requena, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Unidad de Neumología, Paraje Casablanca s n, Requena, Valencia, Spain
Respir Med 98:318-29. 2004..FEV1/FVC < or = 70, FEV1 < or = 50%) were prospectively collected, 32 cases with high consumption of health resources (COPD-HC) and 32 controls...
- The influence of heart disease on characteristics, quality of life, use of health resources, and costs of COPD in primary care settingsJavier de Miguel-Díez
Department of Pneumology, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
BMC Cardiovasc Disord 10:8. 2010To evaluate the influence of heart disease on clinical characteristics, quality of life, use of health resources, and costs of patients with COPD followed at primary care settings under common clinical practice conditions.
- Innovative newborn health technology for resource-limited environmentsL Thairu
Public Health Program, Touro University, Vallejo, CA, USA
Trop Med Int Health 18:117-28. 2013..To review medical devices addressing newborn health in resource-poor settings, and to identify existing and potential barriers to their actual and efficient use in these settings...
- Factors associated with high healthcare resource utilisation among COPD patientsCayo García-Polo
Clinical Management Unit of Pneumology and Allergy, Hospital Universitario Puerta del Mar, Avda Ana de Viya 21, 11009 Cadiz, Spain
Respir Med 106:1734-42. 2012..Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) places a huge economic burden on healthcare systems, especially patients with frequent exacerbations and co-morbidities...
- Nationwide survey on resource availability for implementing current sepsis guidelines in MongoliaOtgon Bataar
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Central University Hospital, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Bull World Health Organ 88:839-46. 2010..To assess if secondary and tertiary hospitals in Mongolia have the resources needed to implement the 2008 Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC) guidelines...
- Integer/linear mathematical programming models: a tool for allocating healthcare resourcesStephanie R Earnshaw
RTI Health Solutions, Research Triangle Institute, North Carolina 27709, USA
Pharmacoeconomics 21:839-51. 2003....
- Respiratory-related medical expenditure and inpatient utilisation among COPD patients receiving long-acting bronchodilator therapyZhun Cao
Thomson Reuters, Cambridge, MA, USA
J Med Econ 14:147-58. 2011..To evaluate chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)-related expenditure and hospitalisation in COPD patients treated with tiotropium versus alternative long-acting bronchodilators (LABDs)...
- Human resource development for Vision 2020 in developing countries: a change from absolute numbersFeyi G Adepoju
Department of Ophthalmology, College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria
Eur J Ophthalmol 21:820-5. 2011..To critically review the numbers, distribution, staff mix, and productivity of eye care workers (ECW) in Kwara State, north central Nigeria...
- Improving quality in resource poor settings: observational study from rural RwandaMeera Kotagal
Partners In Health, 888 Commonwealth Avenue, Third Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
BMJ 339:b3488. 2009..In our setting, basic care processes, such monitoring vital signs, giving drugs, and laboratory testing, were performed unreliably, resulting in delays in treatment owing to lack of information needed for clinical decision making...
- Rationing of resources: ethical issues in disasters and epidemic situationsJanet Y Lin
Department of Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Prehosp Disaster Med 24:215-21. 2009....
- Presence of medical schools may contribute to reducing breast cancer mortality and disparitiesMaria Pisu
Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:961-76. 2010..96, CI 0.94-0.99), or being successful vs. failing (OR 1.03, CI 1.00-1.06) or vs. with disparities (OR 1.04, CI 1.01-1.07). Medical resources did not explain county type differences, but type of care available may be important...
- Availability of critical care resources to treat patients with severe sepsis or septic shock in Africa: a self-reported, continent-wide survey of anaesthesia providersInipavudu Baelani
Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, DOCS Hospital, Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, Africa
Crit Care 15:R10. 2011..South Africa, Mauritius and the Northern African countries)...
- Incidence of pediatric traumatic brain injury and associated hospital resource utilization in the United StatesAndrew J Schneier
Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Columbus Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Dr, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
Pediatrics 118:483-92. 2006..The goal was to examine the influence of sociodemographic characteristics and health care system factors on the utilization of hospital resources by US children < or = 17 years of age with a diagnosis of traumatic brain injury...
- Systematic implementation of an advance directive program in nursing homes: a randomized controlled trialD W Molloy
Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
JAMA 283:1437-44. 2000..Although advance directives are commonly used in the community, little is known about the effects of their systematic implementation...
- Poverty and stroke in India: a time to actJeyaraj D Pandian
Department of Neurology, Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
Stroke 38:3063-9. 2007..There also needs to be a concerted effort to ensure access to stroke care programs that are tailored to suit Indian communities and are accessible to the large majority of the population, namely the poor...
- [Dialogues on risks and health resources in general practice]Hanne Hollnagel
Central Forskningsenhed for Almen Praksis, Afdeling for Almen Medicin, Københavns Universitet, Institut for Folkesundhedsvidenskab
Ugeskr Laeger 164:5225-9. 2002The healing and preventive forces related to individuals' health resources and self-assessed knowledge have hitherto been underestimated in medicine...
- Costs and health resources utilization following switching to pregabalin in individuals with gabapentin-refractory neuropathic pain: a post hoc analysisAna Navarro
Primary Care Health Centre Puerta del Ángel, Madrid, Spain
Pain Pract 12:382-93. 2012....
- Costs of stroke using patient-level data: a critical review of the literatureRamon Luengo-Fernandez
Department of Public Health, Health Economics Research Centre, University of Oxford, Oxford, USA
Stroke 40:e18-23. 2009..This study reports the results from a literature review of the costs of cerebrovascular diseases, and assesses the quality of the published evidence against a set of defined criteria...
- Online mental health resources in rural Australia: clinician perceptions of acceptabilityCraig Sinclair
Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
J Med Internet Res 15:e193. 2013Online mental health resources have been proposed as an innovative means of overcoming barriers to accessing rural mental health services...
- Setting priorities for safe motherhood interventions in resource-scarce settingsNdola Prata
School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 6390, USA
Health Policy 94:1-13. 2010..Guide policy-makers in prioritizing safe motherhood interventions...
- Associations of income with self-reported ill-health and health resources in a rural community sample of AustriaW Freidl
Institute of Social Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Graz
Soz Praventivmed 46:106-14. 2001Three levels of health indicators (1) self-reported ill-health, (2) internal health resources, and (3) external health resources were analysed in relation to a four-category house-hold income distribution in order to describe possible ..
- Health resources and health strategies among older Swedish-speaking Finns--a hermeneutic studyGunilla Kulla
Institution of Research and Development, Swedish Polytechnic Health Care and Social Welfare, Seriegatan 2, FIN 65 320 Vasa, Finland
Scand J Caring Sci 20:51-7. 2006..The aim of this paper was to explore the health resources and health strategies among home-dwelling Swedish-speaking Finns aged 75 or older...
- Gendered health resources and coping--a study from general practiceK Malterud
Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
Scand J Public Health 29:183-8. 2001The aim of this study was to explore gender and coping in primary health care patients, by comparing self-assessed health resources in men and women.
- Interhospital transfer of critically ill and injured children: an evaluation of transfer patterns, resource utilization, and clinical outcomesFolafoluwa O Odetola
Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
J Hosp Med 4:164-70. 2009..To describe patterns of transfer, resource utilization, and clinical outcomes associated with interhospital transfer of critically ill and injured children...
- Influences on healthcare-seeking during final illnesses of infants in under-resourced South African settingsAlyssa Sharkey
Health Section, United Nations Children s Fund, New York, NY 10017, USA
J Health Popul Nutr 29:379-87. 2011....
- Medical resource use and costs of health care after acute stroke in GermanyK Rossnagel
Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany
Eur J Neurol 12:862-8. 2005..Patients' age, severity and type of stroke influenced the total stroke-associated costs. The large economic burden of stroke indicates the need for assessing and improving efficient health care for affected patients...
- From a declaration of values to the creation of value in global health: a report from Harvard University's Global Health Delivery ProjectJ Y Kim
Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA
Glob Public Health 5:181-8. 2010..We report on our efforts to catalyse the study of health care delivery in resource-limited settings in the hope that this inquiry will lead to insights that can improve the health of the neediest worldwide...
- Training and HIV-treatment scale-up: establishing an implementation research agendaElizabeth A McCarthy
Consortium for Strategic HIV Operations Research, Clinton Foundation HIV AIDS Initiative, Quincy, Massachusetts, USA
PLoS Med 3:e304. 2006
- Cost of stroke in Australia from a societal perspective: results from the North East Melbourne Stroke Incidence Study (NEMESIS)H M Dewey
National Stroke Research Institute and the Neurology Department, Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Heidelberg, Australia
Stroke 32:2409-16. 2001..The purpose of this study was to determine the patterns of resource use among stroke patients and to estimate the total costs (direct service use and indirect production losses) of stroke (excluding SAH) in Australia for 1997...
- [Predicting spread of new pandemic swine-origin influenza A (H1N1) in local mid-size city: evaluation of hospital bed shortage and effectiveness of vaccination]Shouhei Takeuchi
Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Japan
Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 65:48-52. 2010..Therefore, it is most important to predict the progress of this pandemic to be able to use medical resources effectively in Japan...
- Inequity in health care delivery in India: the problem of rural medical practitionersRashmi Kumar
Department of Pediatrics, King George Medical University, Lucknow, UP 226003, India
Health Care Anal 15:223-33. 2007..This paper describes the profile, knowledge and some practices of the rural doctor in India and then discusses the reasons for lack of equity in health care access in rural areas and possible solutions to the problem...
- The effect of explicit financial incentives on physician behaviorB S Armour
Kerr L White Institute for Health Services Research, 315 W Ponce de Leon Ave, Suite 321, Decatur, GA 30030, USA
Arch Intern Med 161:1261-6. 2001..The lack of a universally acceptable definition of quality renders it important that future researchers identify the term explicitly...
- Pandemic influenza preparedness and health systems challenges in Asia: results from rapid analyses in 6 Asian countriesPiya Hanvoravongchai
Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
BMC Public Health 10:322. 2010....
- Management patterns and health care use after intracerebral hemorrhage. a cost-of-illness study from a societal perspective in GermanyChristian Weimar
Department of Neurology, University of Essen, Germany
Cerebrovasc Dis 15:29-36. 2003..The aims of this study are to describe the management patterns, cost of treatment and overall resource utilization after intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) as well as the major differences to ischemic stroke (IS)...
- Use of formal and informal mental health resources by cancer survivors: differences between rural and nonrural survivors and a preliminary test of the theory of planned behaviorMichael A Andrykowski
Department of Behavioral Science, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, KY 40536 0086, USA
Psychooncology 19:1148-55. 2010..The present study sought to examine use of MH resources in rural and nonrural survivors and identify factors associated with MH resource use...
- Autologous blood donor screening indicated a lower prevalence of viral hepatitis in East vs West Germany: epidemiological benefit from established health resourcesJ Wiegand
Medizinische Klinik and Poliklinik II, University Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
J Viral Hepat 16:743-8. 2009..This approach generates data relating to the general population with special emphasis on undiagnosed cases...
- Pandemic influenza-implications for critical care resources in Australia and New ZealandTherese A Anderson
ANZICS Research Centre for Critical Care Resources, Austin Health, Melbourne, Australia
J Crit Care 18:173-80. 2003..To quantify resource requirements (additional beds and ventilator capacity), for critical care services in the event of pandemic influenza...
- Determinants of resource utilization in four palliative care unitsYaël Tibi-Levy
Centre de Recherche en Economie et Gestion Appliquée a la Santé, Paris, France
Palliat Med 20:95-106. 2006..To assess resources mobilized per day and per patient receiving palliative care (PC) and to explain the observed cost variability...
- Changes in total lymphocyte count as a surrogate for changes in CD4 count following initiation of HAART: implications for monitoring in resource-limited settingsAnish P Mahajan
School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI, 02906, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:567-75. 2004..The total lymphocyte count (TLC) has been proposed as a surrogate marker to monitor immune response to therapy...
- Validity and reliability of assessments of time. Comparisons of direct observations and estimates of time by the use of the resource utilization in dementia (RUD)-instrumentAnders Wimo
Aging Research Center ARC, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology and Medicine, Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge Hospital, B84, S 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
Arch Gerontol Geriatr 44:71-81. 2007..9). There was a high correlation between interview-based data and register data regarding hospital care, family physician, and district nurse visits. In conclusion, interviews may serve as a valid and reliable substitute for observations...
- Increasing the uptake of prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV services in a resource-limited settingKwasi Torpey
Family Health International Zambia Prevention, CARE, and Treatment Partnership, Lusaka, Zambia
BMC Health Serv Res 10:29. 2010..This study sought to review uptake of prevention of mother-to-child (PMTCT) services in a resource-limited setting following the introduction of context-specific interventions...
- Utility of CD4 cell counts for early prediction of virological failure during antiretroviral therapy in a resource-limited settingMotasim Badri
The Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, Institute for Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
BMC Infect Dis 8:89. 2008..However, the practical utility of CD4 cell count measurements as an alternative monitoring strategy has not been rigorously assessed...
- Socioeconomic instability and the availability of health resources: their effects on infant mortality rates in Macau from 1957-2006Moon Fai Chan
Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
J Clin Nurs 19:884-91. 2010To investigate the effects of socioeconomic instability and the availability of health resources on infant mortality rate.
- Capacity of Thailand to contain an emerging influenza pandemicWeerasak Putthasri
International Health Policy Programme, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
Emerg Infect Dis 15:423-32. 2009..Alternatively, explicit assumptions must be made regarding allocation of scarce resources, standards of care, and priority setting during a pandemic...
- Randomized clinical trial of the costs of open and laparoscopic surgery for colonic cancerM Janson
Department of Surgery, Centre for Surgical Sciences, Karolinska Institutet at Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Br J Surg 91:409-17. 2004..There has been no randomized clinical trial of the costs of laparoscopic colonic resection (LCR) compared with those of open colonic resection (OCR) in the treatment of colonic cancer...
- Physical access to primary health care in Andean BoliviaB Perry
Department of Geography and Planning, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC 28608, USA
Soc Sci Med 50:1177-88. 2000..More importantly, this paper highlights the use of GIS technology as a powerful tool in improving physical accessibility in mountain areas of developing countries...
- Status of national health research systems in ten countries of the WHO African RegionJoses M Kirigia
World Health Organization, Regional Office for Africa, Brazzaville, Congo
BMC Health Serv Res 6:135. 2006..The purpose of this study was to take stock of some aspects of national resources for health research in the countries of the Region; identify current constraints facing national health research systems; and propose the way forward...
- Infant human immunodeficiency virus diagnosis in resource-limited settings: issues, technologies, and country experiencesTracy L Creek
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, TB Prevention Global AIDS Program, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:S64-71. 2007..This paper reviews challenges and progress in the field and suggests ways to facilitate early infant testing in resource-limited settings...
- Preventing cervical cancer: stakeholder attitudes toward CareHPV-focused screening programs in Roi-et Province, ThailandLee A Trope
Program in Science, Technology and Society, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5317, USA
Int J Gynecol Cancer 19:1432-8. 2009..To assess which of the 5 CareHPV-inclusive protocols stakeholders in Roi-et Province, Thailand found (1) most preferable and (2) most beneficial to the overall goal of reducing cervical cancer...
- FluSurge--a tool to estimate demand for hospital services during the next pandemic influenzaXinzhi Zhang
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Office of Surveillance, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Med Decis Making 26:617-23. 2006..To assess the impact of pandemic influenza on hospital services...
- Enhancing the MeSH thesaurus to retrieve French online health resources in a quality-controlled gatewayMagaly Douyere
CISMeF, Rouen University Hospital, Medical School, University of Rouen, Rouen, France
Health Info Libr J 21:253-61. 2004..In this context, several health gateways have been developed. Among them, CISMeF (Catalogue and Index of Health Resources in French) was designed to catalogue and index health resources in French...
- Ability of regional hospitals to meet projected avian flu pandemic surge capacity requirementsRaymond P Ten Eyck
Center for Global Health Systems, Management, and Policy, Department of Community Medicine, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Kettering, Ohio 45420, USA
Prehosp Disaster Med 23:103-12. 2008..Renewed concerns for infectious disease threats, particularly from a potential avian flu pandemic perspective, have emphasized the need to be prepared for a prolonged surge that could last six to eight weeks...
- Scaling up antiretroviral therapy in Malawi-implications for managing other chronic diseases in resource-limited countriesAnthony D Harries
International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:S14-6. 2009....
- The impact of somatization on the use of gastrointestinal health-care resources in patients with irritable bowel syndromeBrennan M R Spiegel
Division of Gastroenterology, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 100:2262-73. 2005..We sought to determine whether higher levels of somatization are associated with higher levels of gastrointestinal (GI) resource utilization in IBS...
- [Bipolar disorder in Spain: functional status and resource use on the basis of the Spanish sample of the observational, Pan European EMBLEM study]Alonso Montoya
Laboratorios Eli Lilly, Madrid, Espana
Vertex 18:13-9. 2007..There are very few data as to the social and occupational adaptation of patients with bipolar disorder in Spain and even less is known about the resource use they generate...
- Screen-and-treat approaches for cervical cancer prevention in low-resource settings: a randomized controlled trialLynette Denny
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
JAMA 294:2173-81. 2005..Non-cytology-based screen-and-treat approaches for cervical cancer prevention have been developed for low-resource settings, but few have directly addressed efficacy...
- How are health professionals earning their living in Malawi?Adamson S Muula
Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
BMC Health Serv Res 6:97. 2006..Oftentimes however, it is the reasons for the out-migration that have been described in the literature. The work and domestic situations of those health professionals continuing to serve in their posts have not been adequately studied...
- Medical resource use among patients treated for bipolar disorder: a retrospective, cross-sectional, descriptive analysisMonika Stender
GlaxoSmithKline Research and Development, Greenford, Middlesex, United Kingdom
Clin Ther 24:1668-76. 2002..Detailed assessments of the direct costs related to bipolar disorder and of the burden it places on the health care system are limited...
- Economic costs of diabetes in the US in 2002Paul Hogan
Lewin Group, Inc, Falls Church, Virginia, USA
Diabetes Care 26:917-32. 2003..to estimate the direct medical and indirect productivity-related costs attributable to diabetes and 2). to calculate and compare the total and per capita medical expenditures for people with and without diabetes...
- Challenges in implementing CD4 testing in resource-limited settingsTrevor Peter
Clinton Foundation HIV AIDS Initiative, 225 Water Street, Quincy, Massachusetts 02169, USA
Cytometry B Clin Cytom 74:S123-30. 2008..The lessons learned from dealing with these challenges have helped strengthen existing laboratory systems for other diagnostics. They may also facilitate the implementation of new diagnostics in future...
- Irritable bowel syndrome, health care use, and costs: a U.S. managed care perspectiveGeorge F Longstreth
Southern California Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Plan, San Diego, California, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 98:600-7. 2003....
- Expanding antiretroviral options in resource-limited settings--a cost-effectiveness analysisEran Bendavid
Department of Medicine, Center for Health Policy and Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:106-13. 2009..The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of increasing the number of antiretroviral regimens is unknown...
- Prevalence, comorbidity and impact of irritable bowel syndrome in NorwayPer Olav Vandvik
Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Health Authority, Gjøvik, Norway
Scand J Gastroenterol 41:650-6. 2006..To study the prevalence of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and its comorbidity in a Norwegian adult population...
- Internet health resources: from quality to trustK Lampe
Finnish Office for Health Care Technology Assessment, STAKES, Helsinki, Finland
Methods Inf Med 42:134-42. 2003Quality of online health resources remains a much debated topic, despite considerable international efforts. The lack of a systematic and comprehensive conceptual analysis is hindering further progress...
- Cost/DALY averted in a small hospital in Sierra Leone: what is the relative contribution of different services?Richard A Gosselin
School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
World J Surg 30:505-11. 2006..A cost-effective analysis (CEA) can be a useful tool to guide resource allocation decisions. However, there is a dearth of evidence on the cost/disability-adjusted life year (DALY) averted by health facilities in the developing world...
- An occupational health intervention programme for workers at high risk for sickness absence. Cost effectiveness analysis based on a randomised controlled trialS Taimela
Evalua International, PO Box 35, FIN 01531 Vantaa, Finland
Occup Environ Med 65:242-8. 2008....
- Programme budgeting and marginal analysis: bridging the divide between doctors and managersDanny Ruta
School of Population and Health Sciences, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4AA
BMJ 330:1501-3. 2005
- Developing laboratory systems and infrastructure for HIV scale-up: A tool for health systems strengthening in resource-limited settingsJessica E Justman
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:S30-3. 2009..We briefly describe ongoing efforts to integrate HIV laboratory support into HIV care and treatment systems, thereby strengthening laboratory systems in support of both HIV scale-up and overall health systems strengthening...
- Deprivation and mortality: the implications of spatial autocorrelation for health resources allocationV Lorant
Health Sociology and Economics Unit, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
Soc Sci Med 53:1711-9. 2001..Future ecological models intended to inform health resources allocation need to pay greater attention to the spatial dimension of the data used.
- Differences in one-year health outcomes and resource utilization by definition of prolonged mechanical ventilation: a prospective cohort studyChristopher E Cox
Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
Crit Care 11:R9. 2007..To better understand the implications of PMV provision, we compared one-year health outcomes between two common definitions of PMV as well as between PMV patients and those ventilated for shorter periods of time...
- Health profiles, lifestyles and use of health resources by the immigrant population resident in SpainP Carrasco-Garrido
Unit of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Rey Juan Carlos University, Alcorcon, Madrid
Eur J Public Health 17:503-7. 2007Our study aimed at describing the health profiles, life styles and use of health resources by the immigrant population resident in Spain.
- [National health resources for highly specialised medicine]Dag Bratlid
Det medisinske fakultet, Norges Teknisk Naturvitenskapelige Universitet, 7006 Trondheim
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2976-9. 2005In order to monitor quality and efficiency in the use of health resources for highly specialised medicine, a National Professional Council has since 1990 advised the Norwegian health authorities on the establishing and localisation of ..
- Patient based 'burden-of-illness' in Swedish primary health care. Applying the Johns Hopkins ACG case-mix system in a retrospective study of electronic patient recordsL Carlsson
Centre for Development of Health Services, Stockholm County Council, Sweden
Int J Health Plann Manage 17:269-82. 2002..The ACG should be a driving force in the development of health indices in both national and international comparisons, as a result of its focus on the health status of patients and populations instead of on diagnoses and diseases...
- Cost effectiveness of the Expert Patients Programme (EPP) for patients with chronic conditionsG Richardson
Centre for Health Economics, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 62:361-7. 2008..To assess the cost effectiveness of the Expert Patients Programme (EPP) intervention compared to a treatment as usual alternative...
- Low output from health professionals training schools contributing to human resources crisis in MalawiA S Muula
Cent Afr J Med 51:107-8. 2005
- Valuation of life in old and very old age: the role of sociodemographic, social, and health resources for positive adaptationDaniela Jopp
School of Psychology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA
Gerontologist 48:646-58. 2008....
- Estimating the resource needs of scaling-up HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis interventions in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review for national policy makers and plannersAnna Vassall
Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Health Policy 79:1-15. 2006..Those making national resource estimates can learn from the experience of global estimation. Concurrently, global resource estimates can build on the evidence emerging from improved national resource estimates...
- National analysis of in-hospital resource utilization in choledocholithiasis management using propensity scoresB K Poulose
Section of Surgical Sciences, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, A 1124 Medical Center North, 1161 21st Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
Surg Endosc 20:186-90. 2006..The power of this method lies in balancing groups on variables by PS, resulting in 90% bias reduction and improved inferential validity compared to traditional analytic techniques...
- Urologic diseases in America project: trends in resource use for urinary tract infections in womenTomas L Griebling
Department of Urology and the Center on Aging, University of Kansas, Kansas City 66160, USA
J Urol 173:1281-7. 2005..Urinary tract infection (UTI) is one of the most common clinical diagnoses in women. In this study we examined epidemiological, economic and health care use trends for UTI in women in the United States...
- Economic cost of Guillain-Barré syndrome in the United StatesP D Frenzen
Economic Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, 1800 M Street, N W, Washington, DC 20036 5831, USA
Neurology 71:21-7. 2008..This study estimated the annual economic cost of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) in the United States in 2004, including the direct costs of medical care and the indirect costs due to lost productivity and premature death...
- Health care costs attributable to the treatment of rheumatoid arthritisJ Sørensen
CAST Centre for Applied Health Services Research and Technology Assessment, University of Southern Denmark, Odense Denmark
Scand J Rheumatol 33:399-404. 2004....
- Estimating resource use and cost of prophylactic management of neutropenia with filgrastimL Annemans
HEDM, Meise, Belgium
J Nurs Manag 13:265-74. 2005..77 Euros for a patient without febrile neutropenia, excluding drug costs. With the activity-based costing method it is possible to accurately demonstrate cost savings in the management of neutropenia using the newer drug therapies...
- Societal burden and economics of vascular dementia: preliminary results from a Swedish-population-based studyAnders Wimo
Neurotec, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Int Psychogeriatr 15:251-6. 2003..The cost from a societal perspective was 23% higher for patients with VaD compared with patients with Alzheimer's disease ( p = .02)...
- Carvedilol reduces the costs of medical care in severe heart failure: an economic analysis of the COPERNICUS study applied to the United KingdomSimon Stewart
Division of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, City East Campus, Adelaide 5000, Australia
Int J Cardiol 100:143-9. 2005..The aim of this study was to determine the effects of carvedilol on the costs related to the treatment of severe chronic heart failure (CHF)...
- Economic and utilization outcomes associated with choice of treatment for venous thromboembolism in hospitalized patientsKevin K Knight
Cerner Health Insights, Beverly Hills, CA 90212, USA
Value Health 8:191-200. 2005....
- Epidemiology and economic burden of brain metastases among patients with primary breast cancer: results from a US claims data analysisElise M Pelletier
Health Economics and Outcomes Research HEOR, IMS Consulting, 311 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 108:297-305. 2008..To estimate the incidence, prevalence, and economic burden of secondary breast cancer brain metastases (BCBM) among a US-based population of patients with primary breast cancer...
- Hospital and outpatient health services utilization among HIV-infected adults in care 2000-2002John A Fleishman
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
Med Care 43:III40-52. 2005..Rapid changes in HIV epidemiology and antiretroviral therapy may have resulted in recent changes in patterns of healthcare utilization...
- Methodological design for economic evaluation in Public Access Defibrillation (PAD) trialGraham Nichol
Harborview Center for Prehospital Research and Training, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
Am Heart J 150:202-8. 2005..Our objective is to describe the rationale and methods for the economic analysis of the PAD trial. The objective of this analysis is to assess whether automated external defibrillators (AEDs) use by lay responders is good value for money...
- Infliximab use in Crohn's disease: impact on health care resources in the UKDerek P Jewell
Gastroenterology Unit, University of Oxford, Sheffield, UK
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:1047-52. 2005..To quantify the impact of infliximab therapy on health care resource utilization in the UK...
- Cost-effectiveness of advising the use of topical or oral ibuprofen for knee pain; the TOIB study [ISRCTN: 79353052]E Castelnuovo
Centre for Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, UK
Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:1077-81. 2008..The ingredient cost of topical preparations is typically more than oral preparations, but could save costs because they have fewer adverse effects. A cost-utility study is needed to decide on their comparative cost effectiveness...
- Global Summit on International Breast Health-ImplementationBenjamin Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2007..The resulting 2007 Implementation Guidelines will serve as a practical medical tool providing functional real world examples of "how to implement" best practices with limited health care resources. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Prediciting Severe Neonatal HyperbilirubinemiaRon Keren; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Variations of care in older men with prostate cancerRavishankar Jayadevappa; Fiscal Year: 2007..We will use Instrumental variable approach to address the issues related to the selection bias.The outcome of this study will generate preliminary results and a working model leading to a RO1. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Role of Inflammation and Parity on GDM and Type 2 DMWanda Nicholson; Fiscal Year: 2008..This award will give Dr. Nicholson the dedicated time and experience she needs to develop into an independent clinical investigator [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Evaluating the Effectiveness of Lung Cancer Treatment in the ElderlyJuan Wisnivesky; Fiscal Year: 2009..The findings from this project will provide information that can directly impact the care of elderly patients with NSCLC and inform the design of future trials of lung cancer treatment strategies. ..
- Prognosis and Effectiveness of Advanced Lung Cancer Treatment in the ElderlyJuan P Wisnivesky; Fiscal Year: 2010..This study will provide information regarding the efficacy of several therapies and may help resolve several controversies regarding the staging and treatment of elderly patients with advanced stage lung cancer. ..
- Developing Health Behaviors in Middle AdolescenceDONNA LYNN REW; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- SEXUAL HEALTH PRACTICES OF HOMELESS ADOLESCENTSDONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2005..The expected outcome is an effective, brief intervention for promoting sexual health that can be delivered to homeless adolescents in an unsheltered environment. ..
- IMPROVING HEALTH BEHAVIOR AND OUTCOMES AFTER ANGIOPLASTYMary Charlson; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- A Longitudinal Study of Health Risk Behavior in YouthDONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- COST EFFECTIVENESS OF GENETIC SCREENING FOR COLON CANCERScott Ramsey; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- A Genetic Screening Policy Model for Colorectal CancerScott Ramsey; Fiscal Year: 2006..The model will incorporate QOL information from Aim 2, along with family history, clinical, and screening information from the Seattle CFR. ..
- IMPACT OF EARLY DISCHARGE FOLLOWING BYPASS SURGERYPatricia Cowper; Fiscal Year: 2001..Outcomes in high-risk patients, such as the elderly, will be specifically examined. This research will contribute to ongoing efforts to evaluate the impact of changing patterns of care delivery on the quality of care. ..
- co-Trimoxazole in Zambian Infants (TZI)CHRISTOPHER GILL; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Alzheimer's Disease Prevention Trial with EstrogensMary Sano; Fiscal Year: 2007..This trial may represent the very last chance to determine if estrogen can have a benefit in dementia prevention and memory protection. ..
- Screening for Ovarian Cancer: Psychobehavioral OutcomesMichael Andrykowski; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Psychometrics of a MH Cultural Competency ScaleCarole Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Anti-Adenosine Therapy of Neonatal Brain InjuryScott Rivkees; Fiscal Year: 2007..It is anticipated that these studies will lead to novel and practical strategies for directly preventing brain injury. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Individualizing Diabetes Care for Older PeopleElbert Huang; Fiscal Year: 2007..Along with more research training, these studies will also help me reach my overall goal of becoming an independent investigator in the areas of geriatric diabetes and cost-effectiveness analysis. ..
- Mechanisms of plasticity at the Mossy Fiber SynapseAnis Contractor; Fiscal Year: 2007..These studies will provide new insight relevant to synaptic transmission and memory processes in the mammalian brain. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Effects of Community Social and Built Environment on Physical ActivityMing Wen; Fiscal Year: 2007..the community level?; and 5) How are the above relationships sensitive to geographic aggregation levels of community? What are the most appropriate aggregation levels relevant to physical activity? [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Fitness of Enfuvirtide-(T-20)-Resistant HIV-1Daniel Kuritzkes; Fiscal Year: 2006..Results of these studies will provide a deeper understanding of the molecular, virologic, and clinical consequences ofT-20 resistance, and may help guide the use of T-20 in salvage therapy. ..
- UAB/BVAMC Clinical Center in COPDMark Dransfield; Fiscal Year: 2007..These Investigators have expertise in COPD, Clinical Research and Study Design, Behavioral Science, Epidemiology, and Statistics. ..
- International Clinical Trials UnitJohn Bartlett; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Cost Effectiveness of Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation (AF)Matthew Reynolds; Fiscal Year: 2008..Once all of this data is collected, the necessary inputs will combined in a Markov model comparing AF ablation with antiarrhythmic drug therapy, and atrio-ventricular junctional ablation with pacemaker implantation. ..
- Dose-response of cranberry in women with recurrent UTIsLynn Stothers; Fiscal Year: 2010..abstract_text> ..
- Adenosinergic Mechanisms of Intrauterine Growth RetardationScott A Rivkees; Fiscal Year: 2010..The goals of this proposal are to identify the mechanisms by which adenosine acts to protect the embryo in utero and how altered embryonic adenosine action leads to long-term adverse effects in adulthood. ..
- Religious responses to HIV/AIDS in BrazilRichard Parker; Fiscal Year: 2009..The extensive and in depth fieldwork is necessary given the scope of the project and its goal of assessing the role of religious organizations in the country's mobilization in response to AIDS. ..
- Optimizing strategies for universal HIV testingRochelle P Walensky; Fiscal Year: 2010..The scientific basis for early detection of HIV infection and aggressive linkage to care has been successfully laid. The challenge now is to identify effective, affordable, and cost-effective implementation mechanisms. ..
- Proactive Primary Dementia CareRichard H Fortinsky; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Impact of sleepiness on heart failure self-careBarbara Riegel; Fiscal Year: 2009..This study is expected to expand existing knowledge and clarify our understanding of the mechanisms linking EDS, failed self-care, poor HRQL, and unplanned hospitalizations in persons with heart failure. ..
- Dose of Early Therapeutic Mobility: Does Type or Frequency of Activity Matter? Chris Winkelman; Fiscal Year: 2010..This study is a preliminary step in the investigation of the optimal "dose" of ETM activity in mechanically ventilated patients and has the potential to improve recovery from critical illness. ..
- Increasing Access to HIV Trials for Rural MinoritiesGiselle Corbie Smith; Fiscal Year: 2009..In Phase 3 we will conduct a single site, 12 month assessment of the individual enrollment session and mobile unit alone and in combination using a 3 arm experimental design. ..
- Modeling Benefits and Costs of Prison-Based Substance Abuse TreatmentGARY ZARKIN; Fiscal Year: 2009..2005a). Results will help policy makers make better judgments about the allocation of funding to prison-based drug treatment resources. ..
- Pharmaceutical Case Management and Living Well with a DisabilityElizabeth Chrischilles; Fiscal Year: 2008..Prescription dispensing records and medical records will be the data source for rating medication use quality using standardized guidelines. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Culturally Responsive Person-Centered Care for PsychosisLarry Davidson; Fiscal Year: 2008..If successful in the state of Connecticut, the project will offer a model that then can be replicated throughout the country to enhance care for this historically underserved population. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Is Cerebral Malaria a Risk Factor for Epilepsy?Gretchen Birbeck; Fiscal Year: 2008..Terrie Taylor resides. ..
- HCV Treatment Cost-Effectiveness in 3 IDU PopulationsBRUCE SCHACKMAN; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Epidemiology and Impact of Hepatitis C in the CommunityW Ray Kim; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Protective Factors in Urban Children with AsthmaDaphne Koinis Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2006..Results will be used to design a culturally sensitive asthma intervention to enhance asthma management behaviors of ethnic minority, urban and poor families. ..
- RCT of Arthroscopic Partial Meniscectomy in OAJeffrey Katz; Fiscal Year: 2004..If funded, these planning activities would enable us initiate the full trial with minimal delay. ..
- CONTROLLED TRIAL OF SERTRALINE FOR DEPRESSION AFTER TBICharles Bombardier; Fiscal Year: 2004..Secondary hypotheses to be tested include whether sertraline leads to greater improvement in neuropsychological test performance, post-concussive symptoms and self-reported health status as measured by the SF 36. ..
- A1-ADENOSINE RECEPTOR ACTION IN HIPPOCAMPUSScott Rivkees; Fiscal Year: 2003..We anticipate these studies will lead to new insights into the mechanisms of A1AR action. We also anticipate that these studies will identify A1ARs as an important regulator of axon growth. ..
- VALIDATION OF SCHOOL BASED ASTHMA SCREENING PROGRAMWilliam Bailey; Fiscal Year: 2002..Such screening procedures can lead to decreases in asthma morbidity and mortality by identifying children with undiagnosed asthma. ..
- Alcohol Clinical Training (ACT) ProjectRichard Saitz; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- HEALTH AND CARE TRAJECTORIES OF OLDER DISABLED AMERICANSVicki Freedman; Fiscal Year: 2002..Answers to these questions will provide critical information on the underlying process by which older disabled persons and their families cope with disability over time. ..
- TREATMENT PREFERENCES OF OLDER PATIENTS WITH DIABETESMarshall Chin; Fiscal Year: 2001..abstract_text> ..
- Florida Model for Oral Cancer Control, Phase IScott Tomar; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Review of the Massachusetts Behavioral Health ProgramDonald Shepard; Fiscal Year: 2003..To address these objectives, this review will conduct a scientific conference, a policy conference, and produce a proceedings report and an edited journal edition. ..
- Consumer Influences of Treatment of DepressionRichard Kravitz; Fiscal Year: 2004..e., should DTCA be further regulated?) while also contributing to our understanding of the social influences on diagnosis and treatment of depression in primary care settings. ..
- Treatment Models for Primary and Chronic HIV InfectionRochelle Walensky; Fiscal Year: 2005..Rochelle Walensky with a firm basis for career development as an independent, patient-oriented clinical researcher at the interface of these critical areas. ..
- PSYCHIATRIC AND PHYSICAL EFFECTS OF CAREGIVINGRichard Schulz; Fiscal Year: 2001..Mortality rates among care-recipients are high enough in this study to enable us to examine the effects of bereavement in a relatively large sample of elderly spousal pairs. ..
- ADULT AIDS CLINICAL TRIALS UNITJohn Bartlett; Fiscal Year: 2006..The applicants anticipate that Duke will continue as an efficient, cost-effective ACTU that contributes to the ACTG scientific agenda. ..
- Integrated Care for Depression and Chronic Back PainMichael Von Korff; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- CENTER FOR INTERVENTION RESEARCH ON ADULTS WITH SMIPhyllis Solomon; Fiscal Year: 2002..To increase externally funded research in the School of Social Work on clinical service interventions and service system interventions for adults with SMI. ..
- NEIGHBORHOOD ENVIRONMENTS AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASEAna Diez Roux; Fiscal Year: 2002..The investigators point ut that the proposed study builds on existing cohort studies of cardiovascular disease to explore hypotheses relevant to understanding the factors contributing to SES differences in CVD risk. ..
- Promoting Condom Use Among African American MalesStephen Kennedy; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- PSYCHOEDUCATIONAL INTERVENTION FOR ICD PATIENTSSandra Dunbar; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Adoption & Implementation of Naltrexone in Priv Tx CtrsCarrie Oser; Fiscal Year: 2003..Organizational-level factors, internal organizational structure, externalities, and stated reasons for adoption, will be the major concepts included in predicting adopter categorization. ..
- FAMILY, AUTONOMY AND SELF-CARE IN ADOLESCENTS WITH IDDMCarol Dashiff; Fiscal Year: 2003..Model fit will be evaluated by several methods, including goodness of fit and diagnostic plots of individual subject slopes. ..
- TeleCare Management of Pain and Depression in CancerKurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2009..Furthermore, if proven effective for depression and pain, TCM could readily be expanded to reducing barriers and improving care of other cancer-related symptoms. ..
- Effect of Massage on Chronic Low Back PainDaniel Cherkin; Fiscal Year: 2008..The findings will help physicians make informed and confident referrals, consumers and insurers make safe and cost-effective choices, and massage schools make responsible curriculum decisions. ..
- CLINICAL INVESTIGATOR TRAINING ENHANCEMENT: CITE PROGRAMKurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- ESTROGEN, DIET, GENETICS AND ENDOMETRIAL CANCERSara Olson; Fiscal Year: 2005..This study will provide data on genetic susceptibility in endometrial cancer in conjunction with established risk factors, as well as the first epidemiologic data on the more lethal serous and clear cell tumors. ..
- Course and risk factors for depression in late lifeHillary R Bogner; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Measurement of Gender Differences in Disability and CareKathryn Yount; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- EFFECT OF HEART DISEASE EDUCATION ON OLDER WOMENNoreen Clark; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Improving Self Management and Outcomes in Heart Failure Patients with DiabetesSandra B Dunbar; Fiscal Year: 2010..The outcomes to be measured are knowledge, self efficacy, and self care behaviors, biomarkers of heart failure and diabetes, and health resource use. ..
- Faith-Based Breast Cancer Screening InterventionLANA SUE KA OPUA; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Relaxation-related CAM Therapies for Chronic Back PainDaniel Cherkin; Fiscal Year: 2002..At the conclusion of this project, we will be well positioned to prepare a competitive grant proposal to evaluate relaxation-related CAM therapies for treating both older and younger adults with chronic low back pain. ..
- Economic Evaluations of Emerging Genomic Tests for Early Stage Breast CancerYA CHEN SHIH; Fiscal Year: 2008..To estimate the budgetary impact of the emerging pharmacogenomic prognostic and/or predictive tests [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Evaluation of the Control of HIV After a Prison Amnesty in TaiwanKenrad Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] The collaboration is between the Bloomberg School of Public Health of Johns Hopkins University and the Center for Disease Control in Taiwan. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Screening Services in the Pediatric Emergency DepartmentJacqueline Grupp Phelan; Fiscal Year: 2007..Utilizing information about risk factors from study one, and information from the literature, this study will examine screening strategies for children who present to the ED with mental illness. ..
- Housing Status/Stability and HIV Risk among Drug UsersJulia Dickson Gomez; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Economic Evaluation of Addiction ServicesJENNIFER RUGER; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- School-Based Approaches to Help Pre-Teens Manage AsthmaNoreen Clark; Fiscal Year: 2007..Asthma rates for this age group continue to rise and the problems associated with the disease are especially difficult in poor communities. This study will assess innovative interventions for low-income minority preteens with asthma. ..
- CLINICAL RESEARCH CURRICULUM AND MENTORSHIP PROGRAMJon Tyson; Fiscal Year: 2004..This program is likely to be cost-effective in developing productive clinical investigators "who are competitive in seeking research support and knowledgeable about the complex issues associated with ... sound clinical research." ..
- THE EPIDEMIOLOGY OF HEPATITIS C INFECTION IN THAILANDKenrad Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2004..Through the transfer of technology for HCV research to our collaborators, we hope to focus on understanding the biology and epidemiology of HCV and the development of more effective prevention of HCV. ..
- EFFECT OF SELF-REGULATORY EDUCATION ON WOMEN WITH ASTHMANoreen Clark; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Epidemiology of Hep E Virus Infections in BangladeshKenrad Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Efficacy of Acupuncture for Chronic Low Back PainDaniel Cherkin; Fiscal Year: 2007..Results of this study will provide the clearest evidence to date about the value of acupuncture needling as a treatment for chronic low back pain. ..