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- Between-group behaviour in health care: gaps, edges, boundaries, disconnections, weak ties, spaces and holes. A systematic reviewJeffrey Braithwaite
Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
BMC Health Serv Res 10:330. 2010..This paper discusses empirical and theoretical work on this phenomenon with the aim of analysing a specific exemplar, the structures of silos within health care organisations...
- Collaborative intersectoral approaches to nutrition in a community on the urban fringeK Webb
Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Health Educ Behav 28:306-19. 2001..The project achieved many policy- and system-level changes. The impact on food consumption patterns is still to be evaluated...
- Toward a communicative perspective of collaborating in research: the case of the researcher-decision-maker partnershipKaren Golden-Biddle
School of Business, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
J Health Serv Res Policy 8:20-5. 2003..Our analyses suggest that partnerships are most effective when researchers see the value of contextualising their work and decision-makers see how this work can help them accomplish their purpose at hand...
- Process evaluation of a multi-institutional community-based program for diabetes prevention among First NationsA M Rosecrans
Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Health Educ Res 23:272-86. 2008..Interviews revealed that the program was culturally acceptable and relevant, and suggestions for improvement were made. These findings will be used to plan an expanded trial in several Native North American communities...
- International NGOs and the role of network centrality in humanitarian aid operations: a case study of coordination during the 2000 Mozambique floodsSpencer Moore
Centre for Health and Policy Studies, Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, G230 Health Sciences Bldg, 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada
Disasters 27:305-18. 2003..05). This report addresses the significance of these findings in the context of the Mozambican 2000 floods and the type of data required to evaluate system-wide coordination...
- Using a community partnered participatory research approach to implement a randomized controlled trial: planning community partners in careBowen Chung
RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90509, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:780-95. 2010....
- The power of paperwork: how Philip Morris neutralized the medical code for secondhand smokeDaniel M Cook
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 24:994-1004. 2005..Philip Morris's reaction reveals the importance of policy decisions related to data collection and paperwork...
- Facilitators, challenges, and collaborative activities in faith and health partnerships to address health disparitiesMichelle C Kegler
Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Health Educ Behav 37:665-79. 2010..Findings suggest that faith-health partnerships face unique challenges but are capable of aligning resources to address health disparities...
- When training is insufficient: reflections on capacity development in health promotion in PeruSilvio Waisbord
Academy for Educational Development, Washington DC, USA
Health Promot Int 21:230-7. 2006....
- Convergent evolution: the academic and policy roots of collaborative researchJean Louis Denis
J Health Serv Res Policy 8:1-6. 2003
- Building community capacity around chronic disease services through a collaborative interorganizational networkKeith G Provan
School of Public Administration and Policy, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721, USA
Health Educ Behav 30:646-62. 2003..The findings, based on two waves of data collected 1 year apart, demonstrate how network structure and attitudes toward collaboration evolve as a community attempts to build capacity to address its health needs...
- Primary health and social care services in the UK: progress towards partnership?Kirstein Rummery
National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, 5th Floor, Williamson Building, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, M13 9PL, Manchester, UK
Soc Sci Med 56:1773-82. 2003..It examines whether the evidence suggests that the integration of health and social care is feasible or desirable in older people's services...
- Partnership experiences: involving decision-makers in the research processSuzanne Ross
Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
J Health Serv Res Policy 8:26-34. 2003..e. decision-makers) in the research process, and decision-makers' experiences with the research process, including their assessments of the benefits and costs of the involvement, and their recommendations for facilitating it...
- Making the most of collaboration: exploring the relationship between partnership synergy and partnership functioningElisa S Weiss
Division of Public Health, The New York Academy of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
Health Educ Behav 29:683-98. 2002..Implications of these findings for research and practice are discussed...
- Lost in transition: challenges and opportunities for improving the quality of transitional careEric A Coleman
Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado 80011, USA
Ann Intern Med 141:533-6. 2004..This article describes the challenges involved in and potential solutions for improving the quality of transitional care...
- Linking private and public sectors in tuberculosis treatment in Kathmandu Valley, NepalAnna Karin Hurtig
Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Health Policy Plan 17:78-89. 2002..The study points to two different organizations that have the potential capacities to act as mediators between the public and private sectors: international research institutions and non-governmental organizations...
- Identifying priority health conditions, environmental data, and infrastructure needs: a synopsis of the Pew Environmental Health tracking projectJill Litt
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Denver, Colorado, USA
Environ Health Perspect 112:1414-8. 2004....
- The governance and management of effective community health partnerships: a typology for research, policy, and practiceS M Mitchell
University of California, School of Public Health, Division of Health Policy and Management 94720, USA
Milbank Q 78:241-89, 151. 2000..It offers a multidisciplinary perspective for classifying important organizational issues, identifying barriers to successful development and sustainability, and facilitating the attainment of goals...
- A national survey of provisions in clinical-trial agreements between medical schools and industry sponsorsKevin A Schulman
Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
N Engl J Med 347:1335-41. 2002..It is unclear whether research conducted at academic institutions adheres to these new standards...
- The interface between hospital and residential aged careDiane Gibson
Aged Care Unit, Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Canberra
Aust Health Rev 25:132-5. 2002..The material presented here is based on work being undertaken at the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, as part of a project aimed at developing a national database linking residential aged care and hospital morbidity data...
- How to create successful partnerships-a review of the literatureValerie Wildridge
Information and Library Service, King s Fund, London, UK
Health Info Libr J 21:3-19. 2004....
- Public health preparedness for mass-casualty events: a 2002 state-by-state assessmentN Clay Mann
Intermountain Injury Control Research Center, 615 Arapeen Drive, Suite 202, Salt Lake City, UT 84108 1284, USA
Prehosp Disaster Med 19:245-55. 2004..The objective of this study is to characterize state-level disaster readiness soon after September 2001 and correlate readiness with existing programs providing an organized response to medical emergencies...
- Synergies between veterinarians and para-professionals in the public and private sectors: organisational and institutional relationships that facilitate the process of privatising animal health services in developing countriesJ D Woodford
Clematis Cottage, 5 Kingscourt Road, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4LD, United Kingdom
Rev Sci Tech 23:115-35; discussion 391-401. 2004....
- Community-based river management in Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia: a case study of the Bau-Bau RiverA Manan
Environmental Study Center, Haluoleo University, Kendari, Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia
Water Sci Technol 48:181-90. 2003....
- Control of tuberculosis in an urban setting in Nepal: public-private partnershipJames N Newell
Nuffield Institute for Health, University of Leeds, Leeds, England
Bull World Health Organ 82:92-8. 2004....
- Working with the private sector: the need for institutional guidelinesGill Walt
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
BMJ 325:432-5. 2002
- The Active Living by Design national program: community initiatives and lessons learnedPhilip Bors
Active Living By Design, North Carolina Institute for Public Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516, USA
Am J Prev Med 37:S313-21. 2009..Strong local leadership was a key to success and community partnerships benefited considerably from peer-to-peer learning. The 5P model, while challenging to implement comprehensively, proved to be a useful model for community change...
- Research collaboration in the discovery, development, and delivery networks of a statewide cancer coalitionKeith G Provan
Eller College of Management and School of Government and Public Policy, University of Arizona, 1130 E Helen Street, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
Eval Program Plann 33:349-55. 2010..Implications of the findings for future research, policy, and planning are discussed...
- "Virtual" health care organizations and the challenges of improving qualityStephen Page
Evans School of Public Affairs, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Health Care Manage Rev 28:79-92. 2003..It draws on recent research and theory about interorganizational networks in other fields to develop recommendations for securing physicians' commitment to quality improvement strategies in today's health care environment...
- Integration of an academic medical center and a community hospital: the Brigham and Women's/Faulkner hospital experienceAndrew J Sussman
UMass Memorial Health System, Worcester, MA, USA
Acad Med 80:253-60. 2005....
- Public health and business: a partnership that makes centsPaul A Simon
Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1029-39. 2006..Examples of past and current partnerships exemplify how public health efforts benefit business and suggest opportunities for future collaboration to improve the public's health...
- Evaluating the effectiveness of a multi-component intervention to improve health in an inner-city Havana communityJerry Spiegel
Global Health, Liu Centre for the Study of Global Issues, University of British Columbia UBC, Vancouver BC, Canada V6T 1Z2
Int J Occup Environ Health 9:118-27. 2003..Overall, the Cayo Hueso Plan was considered highly successful in improving the quality of life amid difficult circumstances. Its lessons are being embraced by other communities...
- Academic medical centers' standards for clinical-trial agreements with industryMichelle M Mello
Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
N Engl J Med 352:2202-10. 2005..We studied institutional standards regarding contractual provisions that restrict investigators' control over trials...
- Managing effective participatory research partnershipsLucy A Savitz
Intermountain Healthcare, Institute for Health Care Delivery Research, Salt Lake City, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:7-15. 2007..The purpose of the partnership science subcommittee's collective discussions and reactions to tools and strategies was to promote and support effective management of organizational-based, participatory research (OBPR) partnerships...
- Ethnogeriatric education: a collaborative project of Geriatric Education CentersJanet S Severance
Midwestern Geriatric Education Center, Midwestern University, 555 31st Street, Downers Grove, IL 60515, USA
Gerontol Geriatr Educ 26:87-99. 2006..Many GECs have used the modules in their continuing education programs. GEC faculty share their teaching methods with others at professional meetings and present training sessions in their own geographical areas...
- Creating a community coalition to address violenceJoellen W Hawkins
William F Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:755-65. 2008..The purpose of this article is to describe the process of coalition building and provide an analysis of this work...
- Evaluating the impact of partnerships to improve clinical qualityNancy Donaldson
Center for Research and Innovation in Patient Care, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:27-36. 2007..A work group of AHRQ grantees developed a framework for systematic evaluation of the impact of strategic partnerships on research translation...
- Best practice implementation: lessons learned from 20 partnershipsPaul J Sharek
Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford California, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:16-26. 2007..Partnerships can facilitate effective implementation of best practices, but literature describing effective and ineffective strategies to address barriers to implementation in partnerships is lacking...
- The journey toward geriatric excellence in a non-research-intensive universityJean W Lange
Fairfield University School of Nursing, Fairfield, CT 06824, USA
J Prof Nurs 22:84-90. 2006..The process leading to the outstanding success of this curricular endeavor is presented as a replicable model for schools in other baccalaureate or master's level settings...
- Organ donation breakthrough collaborative: increasing organ donation through system redesignTeresa J Shafer
LifeGift Organ Donation Center, Houston, Texas, USA
Crit Care Nurse 26:33-42, 44-8; quiz 49. 2006
- Building sustainable public health systems change at the state levelStephen M Padgett
Turning Point National Program Office, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 11:109-15. 2005..These strategies included: institutionalization within government, establishing "third sector" institutions, cultivating relationships with significant allies, and enhancing communication and visibility among multiple communities...
- An Ontario initiative to enhance the effectiveness of AIDS Service Organizations: Community-Linked Evaluation of AIDS ResourcesGina Browne
CLEAR Unit, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 16:49-52. 2005..The AIDS Bureau of the Ontario Provincial Government established the Community-Linked Evaluation of AIDS Resources Unit (CLEAR), which works in partnership with the AIDS Bureau and 31 of 74 AIDS Service Organizations (ASOs) in Ontario...
- Bridging refugee youth and children's services: a case study of cross-service trainingLyn Morland
BRYCS, Children s Services, Refugee Programs, and Migration and Refugee Services, U S Conference of Catholic Bishops, Washington, DC, USA
Child Welfare 84:791-812. 2005..Louis to strengthen collaboration between child welfare and refugee-serving agencies. This article details the lessons learned from this training and recommends changes in policy and practice...
- Achieving effective staffing through a shared decision-making approach to open-shift managementNancy M Valentine
Main Line Health, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010, USA
J Nurs Adm 38:331-5. 2008....
- A statewide public health approach to improving organ donation: the Massachusetts Organ Donation InitiativeHoward K Koh
Division of Public Health Practice, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
Am J Public Health 97:30-6. 2007..Lessons from this initiative have contributed to growing national efforts for increasing organ supply and have provided insights for addressing this continuing public health challenge...
- The collaborative track option for BSN education: the best of both worldsRhea P Williams
School of Nursing, California State University, 5151 State University Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90032, USA
Nurse Educ 30:57-61. 2005..The authors describe this collaborative track model that efficiently uses the strengths and resources of both community colleges and a university for preparing baccalaureate degree nurses...
- Improving the delivery of care for diabetes patients with a collaborative modelAmy Clark
Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, 5 Penn Plaza, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10001 1810, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 23:177-82. 2005..Early evaluation results suggest the collaborative was an effective mechanism for achieving rapid quality improvements in the home care setting...
- Partnering essentialsJanet Porter
North Carolina Institute for Public Health School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 11:174-7. 2005..This column provides commentary and guidance on timely management issues commonly encountered in public health practice...
- The New Hampshire public health network: creating local public health infrastructure through community-driven partnershipsWilliam J Kassler
New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, Concord, NH 03301, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 11:150-7. 2005..This article describes the development of local public health structures in New Hampshire where none had previously existed...
- Public-private partnerships in community health centers: addressing the needs of underserved populationsLeiyu Shi
Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Organ Ethic 4:35-42. 2007..Finally, this article considers the continuing role of community health center public-private partnerships in the context of political and healthcare market shifts...
- Putting prevention in its place: the shift from clinic to communityDouglas Shenson
Sickness Prevention Achieved, Regional Collaboration SPARC, Lakeville, Connecticut, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1012-5. 2006..SPARC began with the conceptualization of a policy challenge, designed and evaluated interventions to address that problem, and is now influencing public health policies to expand the delivery of clinical preventive services...
- Civilian-military coordination in the emergency response in IndonesiaNeil Joyce
Mil Med 171:66-70. 2006..Specific events and activities illustrate the comparative roles of these types of agencies and how collaboration should recognize the abilities and limitations of each...
- Development of the Massachusetts School Nurse Research Network (MASNRN): A Practice-Based Research Network to improve the quality of school nursing practiceJudith A Vessey
William F Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
J Sch Nurs 23:65-72. 2007..Details regarding MASNRN's mission, governance, communications systems, staffing, and network maintenance and funding will be explicated. MASNRN can serve as a model for PBRN development within the broader school nursing community...
- Sexual assault nurse examiner program characteristics, barriers, and lessons learnedT K Logan
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
J Forensic Nurs 3:24-34. 2007..This study builds upon three previously published national surveys of SANE programs, with a random sample of 243 SANE programs surveyed. Results are discussed along with implications Jbr SANE program practice...
- Recruitment strategies for baccalaureate nursing students in OntarioLaureen J Hayes
Nursing Health Services Research Unit, Lawrence Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Nurs Educ 46:261-8. 2007....
- A framework for research utilization applied to seven case studiesJeffery C Peterson
Edward R Murrow School of Communication, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164 2520, USA
Am J Prev Med 33:S21-34. 2007..of research utilization in communities that suggest stages in a process? (2) What factors, including barriers and facilitators, are associated with the use of prevention research in community-based programs, policies, and practices?..
- Using activity theory to evaluate and improve K-12 school and university partnershipsLisa C Yamagata-Lynch
ETRA Department, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
Eval Program Plann 30:364-80. 2007....
- Forging local level partnerships to make health programs possibleRita C Salain
N C Med J 67:58-62. 2006..North Carolina communities fare better than many because the North Carolina Office of Rural Health has demonstrated how effective state and local leadership work together to directly benefit rural communities and rural people...
- Academic-practice partnerships for community health workforce developmentSuzanne R Hawley
University of Kansas School of Medicine Wichita, Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Wichita, KS 67214 3199, USA
J Community Health Nurs 24:155-65. 2007..The WALD Center's methods provide a model for academic-practice partnerships for community health practice and workforce development, even in environments with scarce health resources...
- Nursing PhD consortia: a model for maximizing scarce resourcesKathleen Ann Long
University of Florida, College of Nursing, Gainesville, FL 32610 0197, USA
J Prof Nurs 23:262-6. 2007..Consortia are proposed as a strategy for the effective use of limited resources, and suggestions are provided for the development of successful consortium models capable of delivering high-quality PhD nursing education...
- Business and public health collaboration for emergency preparedness in Georgia: a case studyJames W Buehler
Center for Public Health Preparedness and Research and Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
BMC Public Health 6:285. 2006..Lessons learned from this collaboration should be useful to other public health and business leaders interested in developing similar partnerships...
- Comprehensive statewide approach to improve youth outcomes: experience of the New York State Youth Development TeamThomas P Carter
Division of Family Health, New York State Department of Health, Albany, New York 12237, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract . 2006....
- Creating the Management Academy for Public Health: relationships are primaryEdward L Baker
North Carolina Institute for Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Public Health, CB 8165, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 12:426-9. 2006..The success and sustainability of the Academy derive directly from these critical success factors, serving as an exemplary model for future collaborative endeavors...
- Can public health and medicine partner in the public interest?J Michael McGinnis
Institute of Medicine, National Academies, Washington, DC, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1044-52. 2006..Fostering the necessary collaboration will require changes for both public health and medicine in leadership styles, professional education, practice incentives, accountability measures, and financing structures...
- Development of a postbasic critical care program for registered nurses: a collaborative venture between education and practiceBrenda Tobin
Centre for Nursing Studies, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
J Contin Educ Nurs 38:258-61. 2007..The development of the project team, initiation of the program, and the mutual benefits and challenges posed by this collaborative venture are presented...
- The comparative costs and effects of four models to augment services for low-income familiesJane Drummond
Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Can J Nurs Res 39:183-5. 2007
- US organ donation breakthrough collaborative increases organ donationTeresa J Shafer
LifeGift Organ Donation Center, Fort Worth, Texas 76107, USA
Crit Care Nurs Q 31:190-210. 2008..Given the stable nature of the historical increases over many years, the HRSA estimates that more than 4000 annual additional transplants have occurred in association and apparently as a result of these increases in organ donation...
- Mitigating the plight of HIV-infected and -affected nurses in ZambiaM P Vitols
Norwegian Nurses Association, Oslo, Norway
Int Nurs Rev 54:375-82. 2007..Further developments are mentioned briefly and the relevance of such a partnership and ensuing project for the discipline of nursing is also commented on...
- The catch 22 of condoms in US correctional facilitiesJoseph D Tucker
Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Jackson 504, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA, 02139, USA
BMC Public Health 7:296. 2007..Despite the high prevalence of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and HIV infection in US correctional settings, most jails and prisons in the United States prevent inmates from using condoms to prevent STIs/HIV...
- Open the door whenever opportunity knocksMallery H Downs
New Mexico Center for Environmental Health Sciences, CEHP, College of Pharmacy, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
Public Health Nurs 23:433-41. 2006..In the end, the major lesson is that the ability to respond to opportunities requires flexibility and creativity; by sticking doggedly to plans, valuable-and sometimes more profitable and productive-opportunities may be missed...
- Educating advanced midwife practitioners: a collaborative ventureCecily M Begley
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
J Nurs Manag 15:574-84. 2007..To describe the collaborative development of an MSc course preparing Ireland's first advanced midwife practitioners...
- Turning Point's National Excellence Collaboratives: assessing a new model for policy and system capacity developmentRay M Nicola
Turning Point National Program Office, and Associate Professor, Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 11:101-8. 2005....
- Racial and ethnic approaches to community health (REACH 2010): an overviewWayne H Giles
Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Ethn Dis 14:S5-8. 2004
- A collaborative model for employee health and nursing education. Successful programJ Hall-Barrow
CAVHS Employee Health and Wellness Program, College of Nursing, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
AAOHN J 49:429-36. 2001..The results of this partnership are illustrated by the recent signing of an additional 3 year contract for the CAVHS...
- Collaboration versus competition: results of an academic practice allianceBarbara Ganley
Dominican University of California, San Rafael, CA 94901, USA
J Community Health Nurs 21:153-65. 2004..30 with a standard deviation of 0.328 suggesting CAPA members' satisfaction with the process. This project was presented at the American Public Health Association 131st annual meeting, San Francisco, California, November 2003...
- Innovations in collaboration for the public's health through the Turning Point Initiative: the W.K. Kellogg Foundation perspectiveBarbara Sabol
Health Department, W K Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, Michigan, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 8:6-12. 2002..Strengthening public health systems requires redevelopment of human, organizational, financial, educational and information resources, and as in the past, WKKF will work to this end...
- Evaluation of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's chronic disease state-based epidemiology for public health program support (STEPPS) programCatherine A Frey
AHC Consulting LLC, 6 South Prospect Ave, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 9:266-74. 2003....
- Sustainable network advantages: a game theoretic approach to community-based health care coalitionsEric W Ford
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
Health Care Manage Rev 29:159-69. 2004..The application of network analysis plus a game theoretic paradigm has significant implications for improving both the design and the coordination of such coalitions...
- Ten universities, one program: successful collaboration to educate nurse practitionersC E Cragg
School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Nurse Educ 28:227-31. 2003..For more than 7 years, 10 schools of nursing in Ontario have collaborated to prepare primary healthcare nurse practitioners. The authors discuss the establishment of the consortium and its benefits and drawbacks...
- Pennsylvania partners in pursuit of good health: building a shared-responsibility model for state health improvementCarl A Sirio
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 10:26-34. 2004....
- Palliative care in the Pueblo of ZuniBruce Finke
Indian Health Service, Rockville, Maryland, USA
J Palliat Med 7:135-43. 2004....
- Integrated, collaborative palliative care in heart failure: the St. George Heart Failure Service experience 1999-2002Patricia M Davidson
School of Nursing, Family and Community Health, University of Western Sydney, and Western Sydney Area Health Service, Sydney, Australia
J Cardiovasc Nurs 19:68-75. 2004..This condition has outcomes worse than many cancers; however, patients are often denied the benefits of palliative care with its important emphasis on symptom management, spirituality, and emotional health and focus on family issues...
- Collaborative partnerships at the state level: promoting systems changes in public health infrastructureStephen M Padget
School of Nursing, Turning Point National Program Office University of Washington, Seattle 98109, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 10:251-7. 2004..Influencing policy development and organizational redesign in public health systems requires nuanced understanding of the opportunities provided by various kinds of organizational partners...
- Leadership development: working together to enhance collaborationJeffrey L Wilson
Virginia Department of Health, Richmond, Virginia, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 8:21-6. 2002..The article goes on to discuss the primary focus area, collaborative leadership, and some of the challenges of implementing this style of leadership in the public health field and initial implementation activities...
- A community collaborative partnership for the Chicago Public SchoolsKimberly M Glow
Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 630 South Hermitage, Suite 601, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
J Sch Health 73:395-8. 2003
- A shared mission? Changing relationships between government and church health services in AfricaA Green
Nuffield Institute for Health, University of Leeds, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9PL, UK
Int J Health Plann Manage 17:333-53. 2002..The article concludes that church health services will continue to play a key role in health care in sub-Saharan Africa; however, there are challenges facing them and both parties need to develop a response to these...
- The Carolina nursing experience: a service perspective on an academic-service partnershipElaine L Smith
University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill 27514, USA
J Prof Nurs 20:305-9. 2004..The roles of academic and service leaders will be presented in terms of both the formation and maintenance of the partnership. The benefits for the various stakeholders will be presented...
- Building transformational partnerships in nursingEdward O'Neil
Center for the Health Professions, University of California, San Francisco 94118, USA
J Prof Nurs 20:295-9. 2004..These demands may be periodically daunting, but they point to a set of outcomes that may actually have greater consequences for the public and patients. This article is about the creation, care, and feeding of these partnerships...
- Collaborative graduate education: executive nurse practice and health care leadershipHardy Elaine
Research College of Nursing, Kansas City, MO 64132, USA
Nurs Leadersh Forum 8:123-7. 2004..The curriculum is an integration of both fields and faculties from both institutions as they communicate and collaborate each semester to successfully coordinate the track...
- Child welfare knowledge transmission, practitioner retention, and university-community impact: a study of Title IV-E child welfare trainingKristin A Gansle
School of Social Work, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge 70803, USA
J Health Soc Policy 15:69-88. 2002..MSW students' results appear to approach significance; they may not be significant due to low power of the statistical analysis. Child welfare agency retention of the stipend student graduates is considered good by the agency...
- Evaluating federally-funded child welfare training partnerships: a worthwhile challengeBrenda D Smith
School of Social Welfare, University at Albany, State University of New York, USA
J Health Soc Policy 15:189-201. 2002..The article concludes by promoting the development of child welfare research and training centers...
- Performance-based contracting in Wisconsin public health: transforming state-local relationsJohn Chapin
Wisconsin Division of Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
Milbank Q 80:97-124. 2002..This new contract system will not, however, be established permanently until its long-range impact on funding levels and population health status is known...
- Cooperation, cost control and consumer focus are critical challenges for health careE Y Wong
University of Washington Women s Health Care Center, Seattle, USA
Physician Exec 27:38-42. 2001..Physicians need to do the same. Physicians must come to the table and assert leadership by working collaboratively with major stakeholders. Examine some steps that need to be taken to help shape the future of medicine...
- Alternatives to a national system of population-based state cancer registriesDavid B Thomas
Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
Am J Public Health 92:1064-6. 2002....
- How Brazil outpaced the United States when it came to AIDS: the politics of civic infiltration, reputation, and strategic internationalizationEduardo J Gómez
J Health Polit Policy Law 36:317-52. 2011..Thus, Brazil shows that strategically working with the international health community for domestic rather than international influence is vital for a sustained and effective response to AIDS...
- External environments facing community health services facilities that belong to state-owned enterprises or public services units in ChinaChuanmei You
Health Management Department, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China
Qual Health Res 18:821-9. 2008....
- Healthy communities: a natural ally for community-oriented primary careSuzanne B Cashman
Am J Public Health 93:1379-80; author reply 1380. 2003
- Reflections on the UK's approach to the 2009 swine flu pandemic: conflicts between national government and the local management of the public health responseJacky Chambers
Heart of Birmingham Teaching Primary Care Trust, Edgbaston, UK
Health Place 18:737-45. 2012..Future planning for pandemics must recognise that global epidemics are curbed at the local level, and ensure that any response is proportionate, flexible and effective...
- Bringing down the Berlin Wall in academiaNessie Shia
Community Nursing Mental Health Pathway, Lecturer, Brunel University, School of Health Sciences and Social Care, Mary Seacole Building, Uxbridge UB8 3PH, UK
J Interprof Care 22:213-5. 2008
- [Emergency preparedness based on coherent integration of crisis response resources: workshop on mass casualty management in Bethlehem in June 1999]J Amblard
Institut de Medecine Tropicale du Service de Sante des Armees, BP 46, Le Pharo, 13998 Marseille Armees, France
Med Trop (Mars) 62:401-6. 2002..Palestinian and French specialists in the field worked together in three workshops devoted to rescue, search and first aid; medical outposts and triage; and emergency and surgical care in referring hospitals...
- Organizational commitment to integrated and collaborative management: matching strategies to constraintsR D Margerum
College of Architecture and Planning, Campus Box 126, PO Box 173364, University of Colorado, Denver, Colarado 80217 3364, USA
Environ Manage 28:421-31. 2001..It is argued that participants must more explicitly address the commitment issue and design implementation strategies that respond to organizational constraints...
- Integrating CAM: Nursing EmphasisMargaret Heitkemper; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Occupational Medicine Activities and Skills: An Empiric StudyPhilip Harber; Fiscal Year: 2009..Analyses will be both descriptive and address specific questions such as determining the impact of formal education and evaluating whether occupational preventive medicine is a homogeneous field or composed of distinct subgroups. ..
- Implementing Evidence-Based Drug Treatment in Criminal Justice SettingsSteven Belenko; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Construct/BSL-3 Regional Biocontainment Lab/PittsburghDonald Burke; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- A SOCIAL NETWORK-BASED INTERVENTION TO REDUCE LEAD EXPOSMichelle Kegler; Fiscal Year: 2004..Process evaluation methods include documentation of lay health advisory contacts and interviews with youth and adult volunteers. ..
- A Qualitative Study of Household Smoking PoliciesMichelle Kegler; Fiscal Year: 2004..Findings from this formative research will provide the foundation upon which to design and test effective strategies for creating smoke-free homes in rural, low-income communities. ..
- Implementation of Asthma Guidelines in Primary Care; Comparison of 4 approachesJames W Mold; Fiscal Year: 2010..If effective, the same strategies could be used to facilitate implementation of other chronic disease guidelines. ..
- ESCAPE Mechanistic SubstudiesRobert Califf; Fiscal Year: 2003..Catecholamines are also being collected at baseline and 3 months. In addition, the ESCAPE investigators are all ready capturing detailed demographic, clinical, and physiological information as part of the protocol for the primary study. ..
- Academic Industry Relationships Among IRB MembersEric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2005..Results will be disseminated through publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at scientific meetings. ..
- Data Sharing & Data Withholding Among Trainees in Scien*Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2002..Hypotheses will be tested using univariate and multivariate statistical techniques. Results will be disseminated through publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at scientific meetings. ..
- Government Industry Relationships in ScienceEric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Hospital quality indicatorsJeffrey Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Academic Industry Relationships in GeneticsEric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2006..Results will be disseminated through publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at scientific meetings. ..
- DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT SYSTEM SURVEYJeffrey Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2006..In short, NDATSS is well-positioned to become the critical source of information for monitoring and analyzing the on-going evolution of the nation's outpatient drug abuse treatment system. ..
- RISK REDUCTION VIA PROMOTION OF YOUTH DEVELOPMENTRONALD PRINZ; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Religious Involvement among Older African AmericansLinda Chatters; Fiscal Year: 2007..The data analytic approaches to be used include regression, logistic regression, multi-nominal logistic regression and structural equation modeling. ..
- Weight Management Skills--African American OutpatientsShiriki Kumanyika; Fiscal Year: 2005..Group 0. Secondary analyses will compare the respective treatment and control groups on diet, physical activity, and clinical CVD risk factor changes and will assess predictors of outcomes and cost-effectiveness. ..
- Media-Based Programming to Enhance ParentingRONALD PRINZ; Fiscal Year: 2007..The project will contribute new knowledge about the impact and acceptability of universal television programming to enhance parenting and promote child development in the general population. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- PULMONARY HEMODYNAMICSJohn Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2007..Continued development of the angiographic methods and hemodynamic model, having broader applications to related and other problems, is also expected to be a significant scientific contribution of the proposed studies. ..
- Arrest Patterns Among Youth in Mental Health SystemsMaryann Davis; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Pain Management and Functional Recovery in Older AdultsR Morrison; Fiscal Year: 2006..The project will examine the impact of this generalizable intervention on pain levels, lower extremity performance, functional status, health related quality of life, and utilization. ..
- PATHWAYS TO OVERCOMING DISPARITIES IN DEPRESSIONKenneth Wells; Fiscal Year: 2007..The continuation application uses mixed methods and the investigators are an interdisciplinary team of clinicians, anthropologists, sociologists, statisticians, and cultural experts. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- In-Depth Examination of Disparities in Cancer OutcomesCathy Bradley; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Abdominal Symptom Phenotypes: Pathways to New BiomarkersRobert Shulman; Fiscal Year: 2010..New biomarkers (video capsule endoscopy, lymphocyte activation/cytokine diffuse noxious inhibitory control testing) will be used with newly recruited IBS and control subjects. ..
- The ODIE Toolkit - Software for Information Extraction and Biomedical Ontology DeRebecca S Crowley; Fiscal Year: 2010..Additionally, the project would contribute to the software for developing other applications by helping researchers build more comprehensive ontologies. The results of this work may benefit both medical research and patient care. ..
- Partnership Readiness for Community Based Participatory ResearchJeannette Andrews; Fiscal Year: 2009..A contextual understanding of partner (academic and community) and the partnership readiness to conduct CBPR is needed to optimize sustainable community outcomes. ..
- Organized Labor and TobaccoEdith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2009..To implement these interventions in states with strong unions, public health must work with organized labor. This project will study the factors that facilitate and impede that relationship with a goal of improving it. ..
- Dimensions of Early Stress and Child Welfare InvolvementPhilip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2009..Finally, we will examine whether the effects of neglect/caregiver transitions are mediated through parenting practices in middle childhood and alterations in stress regulatory neural systems. ..
- Community Design and Public HealthJill Litt; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Training Program in Water and Health(RMI)BEATRICE ROGERS; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- RESEARCH TRAINING IN CHILD PSYCHOPATHOLOGY & TREATMENTMark Riddle; Fiscal Year: 2008..This training program is thoughtfully organized to produce a cadre of graduates who will become productive independent interventions researchers in child and adolescent major mental disorders. ..
- Measuring Incident Human Immonodeficiency Virus (HIV-1) Infections in ChinaSten Vermund; Fiscal Year: 2008..Whether we pursue option 1 or 2 will depend upon the results of Specific Aim 1. Year two of this R03 award will be in the pursuit of option 1 or 2, as the science dictates. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Influence of Cognition on Health Literacy and Comprehension of the Discharge PlanEric Coleman; Fiscal Year: 2008..Before interventions can be designed and tested to improve health literacy, a more complete understanding of the role of basic subcomponents of cognition is needed. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Computational Methods for Personalized and Adaptive Cognitive TrainingRebecca S Crowley; Fiscal Year: 2010..Work in these areas has the potential to deeply impact the fields of patient safety, medical simulation and competency- based assessment, in addition to guiding the development of future medical training systems. ..
- Networking and Mentoring Meeting: HIV Prevention in Minority Communities ProgramOlga Grinstead; Fiscal Year: 2007..This historic conference will produce a list of recommendations for future research and funding that will be widely distributed to academics, community practitioners, funders and policy makers. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Foster Care Youth: The Consequences of Abuse and NeglectJusteen Hyde; Fiscal Year: 2007..This project will provide depth to current understandings of the consequences of abuse and neglect on adolescents in foster care. Study findings will be widely disseminated to a range of key stakeholders. ..
- Men's Migration and Women's HIV/AIDS Risks in MozambiqueVictor 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]..
- ADOLESCENT AMERICAN INDIAN MULTISECTOR HELP INQUIRYArlene Stiffman; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- RANDOMIZED TRIAL OF BREAST SELF EXAMINATION IN SHANGHAIDavid Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2001..No further intervention activities are proposed. After 10 years of follow-up, over 2.6 million woman-years will have accrued, and this trial will have 80% power to detect a reduction in breast cancer mortality of 30%. ..
- Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:An Empirical StudyMichelle Mello; Fiscal Year: 2002..The data will be analyzed descriptively and with chi-squared tests and regression analysis. ..
- WEIGHT CONTROL FOR BLACK WOMEN'S CARDIOVASCULAR HEALTHShiriki Kumanyika; Fiscal Year: 2002..Two chapters will be randomized to each arm and will each recruit and follow 25 women. Individual adherence and chapter-level implementation variables will be assessed. ..
- MARYLAND SPECIAL POPULATIONS CANCER NETWORKClaudia Baquet; Fiscal Year: 2004..the development of funded research studies; 4.) the increased numbers of minorities selecting cancer research careers; and 5.) the long-term sustainability of the Network after the grant period. ..
- Imaging & Localizing Device Using the Barkhausen EffectJohn Dicello; Fiscal Year: 2003..Existing reconstruction techniques will be adapted to provide absolute spatial information. With fusion, images can be combined with CT, MRI, or PET for anatomical and physiological information. ..
- SKILLS TRAINING FOR SCHIZOPHRENIA:ENHANCING OUTCOMESThomas 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. ..
- DETERMINANTS OF PROCEDURE USE IN MYOCARDIAL INFARCTIONJames Jollis; Fiscal Year: 2003..We will also examine "which rate is right?" by comparing adjusted outcomes (mortality, resource use, and costs), and by comparing procedure use to approaches based on medical evidence. ..
- FAMILY CONFLICT AND DECISION MAKING FOR ADVANCED CANCERLaura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2004..Cut-off scores will be provided for classifying concordant and discordant families. In addition, rich and detailed descriptive information about the family treatment decision-making process will be provided. ..
- TRAUMA FOCUSED INTERVENTION TARGETING RISK FOR VIOLENCEJEANNE RIVARD; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- VENLAFAXINE FOR HOT FLASHES FOLLOWING BREAST CANCERJANET CARPENTER; Fiscal Year: 2003..e., t-tests, linear regression, GEE, mixed model). Study findings will significantly contribute to the scientific basis of hot flash management in women following treatment for breast cancer. ..
- DIET, CELL PROLIFERATION AND BREAST CANCER IN SHANGHAIDavid Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2001..Also unlike prior epidemiologic studies of diet and breast cancer, in the proposed investigation the primary end points are various indices of cell proliferation. ..
- DRUG USE AND GANG ACTIVITY AMONG HAITIAN YOUTHSJohn Page; Fiscal Year: 2001..Results of this qualitative and quantitative inquiry will suggest effective strategies for preventing further onset and continuation of gang related and other forms of delinquency among Haitian youths. ..
- Research Integrity & Financial Conflicts of InterestPatricia Tereskerz; Fiscal Year: 2004..4) Explore the utility of using data reduction techniques and appropriate, multi-variate modeling techniques to show which types of financial arrangements predict questionable integrity practices. ..
- LINKAGE TO HEALTH SERVICES IN DRUG ABUSE TREATMENTPeter Friedmann; Fiscal Year: 2002..This work will improve our understanding of linkage mechanisms and of problem-service matching, and quantify the extent to which medical and psychosocial services are important components of effective drug abuse treatment. ..
- Cross-Border HIV Prevention Project: China and VietnamTheodore Hammett; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Health Service Use at the End of Life: A Biracial Population Study of ADJudith J McCann; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Effects of major changes in alcohol availabilityRobin Room; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Primary Care Clinics for Estimating Prevalence & Incidence of Elder MistreatmentTerry Fulmer; Fiscal Year: 2008..We will develop and test effective strategies for screening for elder mistreatment that can be replicated nationally. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- EIFC: Outcomes Through Middle ChildhoodPhilip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2009..Four waves of data collection are proposed at 6-month intervals, beginning at 48 months post baseline assessment. By the end of the study, the children will be 9-12 years old. ..
- A RAMDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL OF THE NIA INTERVENTIONWilla Doswell; Fiscal Year: 2005..The repeated measures ANOVA will be conducted on each of the dependent variables separately. In level two of the analysis, path analysis will explore the theoretical relationships in the TRA. ..
- Smoking Cessation Intervention with Building Trade UnionElizabeth Barbeau; Fiscal Year: 2006..If shown to be effective, this intervention could be readily disseminated to a national network of building trade union apprenticeship programs, which collectively train approximately 183,000 apprentices each year. ..
- A PROGRAM OF COLLABORATIVE CARE FOR ALZHEIMER DISEASEChristopher Callahan; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Core Occupational Health Surveillance in MassachusettsLetitia Davis; Fiscal Year: 2004..MDPH will work with NIOSH State Occupational Surveillance Consortium in developing a final report and set of consensus recommendations regarding core occupational health surveillance activities in the states. ..
- THERAPEUTIC RESEARCH CONSENT--EMPIRICAL/ETHICAL ANALYSISLaura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- EFFECT OF HEART DISEASE EDUCATION ON OLDER WOMENNoreen Clark; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- LABOR MARKET OUTCOMES OF LONG TERM CANCER SURVIVORSCathy Bradley; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- HIV Stigma in a population of adults age 50 and overCHARLES EMLET; Fiscal Year: 2003..It will also provide valuable qualitative information on how HIV stigma scales may be improved upon to better capture the experiences of older adults. ..
- STUDY PF TRANSIENT EVOKED POTENTIALNitish Thakor; Fiscal Year: 2003..The long-term benefits should be improved diagnosis and novel therapeutic strategies targeted to each phase of recovery from HI injury. ..
- Women's Health Complementary and Alternative TherapiesMargaret Heitkemper; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- EXTRAMURAL RESEARCH FACILITIES CONSTRUCTIONARTHUR LEVINE; Fiscal Year: 2004..We propose these renovations to ensure that the PBRC remains an active biomedical research resource into the foreseeable future. ..
- Culture of differentiated C elegans embryonic cellsKevin Strange; Fiscal Year: 2002..The speed and economy with which this can be done in C. elegans cannot be duplicated in other metazoan animals. ..
- BARRIERS TO AFRICAN AMERICAN PARTICIPATION IN RESEARCHGiselle Corbie Smith; Fiscal Year: 2003..Dr. Claire Sterk will guide the candidate in advanced quantitative methods. Dr. Sherman James will co-chair the advisory council and provide overall guidance on progress of the research and career development plan. (End of Abstract) ..
- Understanding Consent to Tissue DonationLaura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2005..This study will be the first to comprehensively examine consent to tissue donation. ..
- Genetic analysis of C. elegans cellular ormoregulationKevin Strange; Fiscal Year: 2004..elegans will likely provide unique insights into osmoregulation, signaling mechanisms, and cellular stress and damage repair )rocesses in kidney cells as well as other mammalian cell types and tissues. ..
- STI/HIV Risk, Services, and Drug Use For Young ArresteesSteven Belenko; Fiscal Year: 2007..AIM 4: To determine the percentage of STI-positive youth who return for medical treatment, and analyze the factors associated with provision and receipt of treatment. ..
- Enhanced Surveillance of Occup. Injuries to Youth <18Letitia Davis; Fiscal Year: 2002..MDPH will also obtain input from states in the northeast and produce a "how-to" guide for surveillance of work-related injuries to youth that may be used by other states across the country. ..
- Oxidative Stress, DNA Repair & Colorectal Adenoma RiskMichael Goodman; Fiscal Year: 2009..The resulting data will be analyzed using multivariate unconditional logistic regression models. Particular attention will be paid to identification of potential gene- gene, gene-lifestyle, and gene-phenotype interactions. ..