religion and medicine
Summary: The interrelationship of medicine and religion.
Publications254 found, 100 shown here
- Spiritual care for sick children of five world faithsAnne Campbell
Department of Children s Nursing, London South Bank University
Paediatr Nurs 18:22-5. 2006..This article considers the rites, rituals or ceremonies for each of these religions which are deemed both necessary and helpful after birth or when a child is sick or dying...
- Health programs in faith-based organizations: are they effective?Mark J DeHaven
Division of Community Medicine, Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 6263 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9067, USA
Am J Public Health 94:1030-6. 2004..We examined the published literature on health programs in faith-based organizations to determine the effectiveness of these programs...
- Measuring spiritual well-being in people with cancer: the functional assessment of chronic illness therapy--Spiritual Well-being Scale (FACIT-Sp)Amy H Peterman
Northwestern University, Center on Outcomes, Research and Education, Center on Outcomes, Research and Education, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
Ann Behav Med 24:49-58. 2002..Results of the two studies demonstrate that the FACIT-Sp is a psychometrically sound measure of spiritual well-being for people with cancer and other chronic illnesses...
- Religion and spirituality. Linkages to physical healthLynda H Powell
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Suite 470, 1700 West Van Buren Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Am Psychol 58:36-52. 2003..The authors conclude that church/service attendance protects healthy people against death. More methodologically sound studies are needed...
- Abortion in the United States' Bible Belt: organizing for power and empowermentMary Ann Castle
Planning Alternatives for Change, P O Box 94859, Pasadena, California 91109, USA
Reprod Health 8:1. 2011..S. women's right to health and, then, describes a community organizing-social action project in a number of US' states aimed at reversing the erosion of women's right to have or not to have children...
- Addressing spiritual concerns of patients: family physicians' attitudes and practicesM R Ellis
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, 65212, USA
J Fam Pract 48:105-9. 1999..Our goals were to assess family physicians' spiritual well-being, identify their perceived barriers to discussing spiritual issues with patients, and determine how often they have these discussions...
- Religion, conscience, and controversial clinical practicesFarr A Curlin
Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
N Engl J Med 356:593-600. 2007..It is important to understand how physicians think about their ethical rights and obligations when such conflicts emerge in clinical practice...
- Spirituality, religion, and health. An emerging research fieldWilliam R Miller
Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 1161, USA
Am Psychol 58:24-35. 2003..The study of spirituality and health is a true frontier for psychology and one with high public interest...
- Brain death revisited: it is not 'complete death' according to Islamic sourcesAhmet Bedir
Harran University, Faculty of Divinity, Department of Tafsîr Islamic Exegesis, Sanliurfa, Turkey
J Med Ethics 37:290-4. 2011..Therefore, these patients suffer in every operation performed on them...
- Spirituality and medicine: curricula in medical educationChristina M Puchalski
The George Washington Institute for Spirituality and Health, George Washington University School of Public Health, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20037, USA
J Cancer Educ 21:14-8. 2006
- Male circumcision, religion, and infectious diseases: an ecologic analysis of 118 developing countriesPaul K Drain
University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
BMC Infect Dis 6:172. 2006..Most studies have been limited in size and have not adequately controlled for religion, so these relationships remain unclear...
- A case for including spirituality in quality of life measurement in oncologyM J Brady
Institute for Health Services Research and Policy Studies, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
Psychooncology 8:417-28. 1999..It is concluded that these results support the move to the biopsychosocialspiritual model for QOL measurement in oncology...
- The daily spiritual experience scale: development, theoretical description, reliability, exploratory factor analysis, and preliminary construct validity using health-related dataLynn G Underwood
Fetzer Institute, Kalamazoo, MI 49009, USA
Ann Behav Med 24:22-33. 2002..90s. Preliminary evidence showed that daily spiritual experience is related to decreased total alcohol intake, improved quality of life, and positive psychosocial status...
- Church-based health promotion interventions: evidence and lessons learnedMarci Kramish Campbell
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7461 USA
Annu Rev Public Health 28:213-34. 2007..Evidence indicates that CBHP programs have produced significant impacts on a variety of health behaviors. Key elements of CBHP are described with illustrations from the authors' research projects...
- Impact of spirituality/religiosity on mortality: comparison with other health interventionsGiancarlo Lucchetti
São Paulo Medical Spiritist Association, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Explore (NY) 7:234-8. 2011..These results suggest that S/R plays a considerable role in mortality rate reductions, comparable to fruit and vegetable consumption and statin therapy...
- The child's right to an open future: is the principle applicable to non-therapeutic circumcision?Robert J L Darby
J Med Ethics 39:463-8. 2013....
- Spirituality: do teachers and students hold the same opinion?Luciana Burgugi Banin
Lusiadas University, Santos, Brazil
Clin Teach 10:3-8. 2013..Few studies have investigated potential differences between the opinions of educators and undergraduates regarding spirituality in patient care. Understanding these differences, could lead to better strategies for educational proposes...
- Spirituality and health in the curricula of medical schools in BrazilGiancarlo Lucchetti
São Paulo Medical Spiritist Association, Av Juriti 367, Apto 131, Moema, Sao Paulo, SP, CEP 04520 000, Brazil
BMC Med Educ 12:78. 2012..The present study seeks to investigate the current status of teaching on S/H in Brazilian medical schools...
- The urban church and cancer control: a source of social influence in minority communitiesD T Davis
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science 90059
Public Health Rep 109:500-6. 1994....
- Review paper: Organ transplants: ethical, social, and religious issues in a multicultural societyNoor Zurani Md Haris Robson
University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Asia Pac J Public Health 22:271-8. 2010..It is hoped that this knowledge and understanding may benefit both health care providers and patients in a multicultural society like Malaysia...
- Organ transplantation: a Sunni Islamic perspectiveMohammed Albar
International Medical Center, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 23:817-22. 2012..By the end of 2008, more than 3600 organs were transplanted from brain-dead persons in Saudi Arabia...
- An assessment of US physicians' training in religion, spirituality, and medicineKenneth A Rasinski
Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, USA
Med Teach 33:944-5. 2011This study examined US physicians' training in religion and medicine and its association with addressing religious and spiritual issues in clinical encounters...
- Spiritual beliefs and barriers among managed care practitionersJeanne McCauley
Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Relig Health 44:137-46. 2005..Our objectives were to measure clinician beliefs and identify perceived barriers to integrating spirituality into patient care in a statewide, primary care, managed care group...
- The association of physicians' religious characteristics with their attitudes and self-reported behaviors regarding religion and spirituality in the clinical encounterFarr A Curlin
Section of General Internal Medicine, The University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
Med Care 44:446-53. 2006..Controversy exists regarding whether and how physicians should address religion/spirituality (R/S) with patients...
- Cultural circumcision in EU public hospitals--an ethical discussionMargherita Brusa
Bioethics Department, St Joseph University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Bioethics 23:470-82. 2009..The argument concerning medicalization and the utilitarian argument both rely on preliminary empirical data, which depend on future validation..
- Ancient rites and new laws: how should we regulate religious circumcision of minors?Dena S Davis
Department of Religion Studies, Lehigh University, 9 W Packer Avenue, 240 Maginnes Hall, Bethlehem, PA 18015 3075, USA
J Med Ethics 39:456-8. 2013..This essay argues that informed consent is not an appropriate response to this problem. An outright ban would a better response to a practice that is dangerous to children, but might prove unconstitutional under New York State law...
- Implementation of a faith-based physical activity intervention: insights from church health directorsMeghan Baruth
Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
J Community Health 33:304-12. 2008..About 68% of the churches had at least one change in pastor over the 3-year study. A majority of these variables, however, were not related to changes in physical activity. Potential reasons for these lack of associations are discussed...
- Religious circumcision, invasive rites, neutrality and equality: bearing the burdens and consequences of beliefMatthew Thomas Johnson
Department of Politics, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK and 3 Symphony Court, 111 Durham Road, Gateshead NE8 4BG, UK
J Med Ethics 39:450-5. 2013....
- The child's interests and the case for the permissibility of male infant circumcisionJoseph Mazor
Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, London School of Economics, Lakatos Building, WC2A 2AE London, UK
J Med Ethics 39:421-8. 2013..Finally, I distinguish male circumcision from female genital cutting in several important respects and argue that we can coherently hold that male circumcision is permissible without also endorsing all forms of female genital cutting...
- Circumcision: what should be done?Hanoch Ben-Yami
Department of Philosophy, Central European University, 9 Nador Street, Budapest 1051, Hungary
J Med Ethics 39:459-62. 2013..I conclude with general considerations on why the steps taken towards the reform of circumcision should be moderate...
- A review and application of social scientific measures of religiosity and spirituality: assessing a missing component in health communication researchNichole Egbert
School of Communication Studies Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
Health Commun 16:7-27. 2004..Cautionary advice regarding ethical issues together with guidelines for use is advanced...
- Spiritual coping strategies: a review of the nursing research literatureD Baldacchino
Institute of Health Care, University of Malta, Malta, Sicily
J Adv Nurs 34:833-41. 2001..This review aims at identifying those spiritual coping strategies used by the believers and nonbelievers followed by implications for holistic nursing care...
- [Students' attitudes toward active euthanasia, assisted suicide and proposed amendments to the penal code]P Schioldborg
Psykologisk institutt Universitetet i Oslo, Oslo
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 120:2283-8. 2000..Attitude surveys in the Norwegian population show a majority supporting active euthanasia for patients with terminal disease, while among physicians, only a minority do so...
- Jewish medical ethics and end-of-life careBarry M Kinzbrunner
J Palliat Med 7:558-73. 2004..Pain and suffering must be treated aggressively, even if there is an indirect risk of unintentionally shortening life. Finally, patients may execute advance directives, providing that the patient's rabbi is involved in the process...
- Attitudes toward transplantation in U.K. Muslim Indo-Asians in west LondonFawzi S Alkhawari
Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, UK
Am J Transplant 5:1326-31. 2005..We believe these data suggest a need to improve in a culturally sensitive fashion the provision of health information provided to this community...
- Spirituality, religion and health: evidence and research directionsDavid R Williams
Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Med J Aust 186:S47-50. 2007..Health practices and social ties are important pathways by which religion can affect health. Other potential pathways include the provision of systems of meaning and feelings of strength to cope with stress and adversity...
- From mandatory to voluntary testing: balancing human rights, religious and cultural values, and HIV/AIDS prevention in GhanaIsaac N Luginaah
Department of Geography, University of Western Ontario, London, Ont, Canada N6A 5C2
Soc Sci Med 61:1689-700. 2005..Practical solutions and programs for Ghana cannot be neutral to cultural values and need to be tailored for particular (ethnic) populations...
- Religiousness affects mental health, pain and quality of life in older people in an outpatient rehabilitation settingGiancarlo Lucchetti
São Paulo Medical Spiritist Association, Brazil and Service of Geriatrics, Santa Casa of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
J Rehabil Med 43:316-22. 2011..To evaluate the relationship between religiousness and mental health, hospitalization, pain, disability and quality of life in older adults from an outpatient rehabilitation setting in Sao Paulo, Brazil...
- Seeking meaning and hope: self-reported spiritual and existential needs among an ethnically-diverse cancer patient populationA Moadel
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY, USA
Psychooncology 8:378-85. 1999..001. Implications for the development and delivery of spiritual/existential interventions in a multi-ethnic oncology setting are discussed...
- Religiosity/spirituality and health. A critical review of the evidence for biological pathwaysTeresa E Seeman
Division of Geriatrics, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, 10945 Le Conte Ave, Suite 2339, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
Am Psychol 58:53-63. 2003....
- Euthanasia: an overview and the jewish perspectiveBenjamin Gesundheit
Unit of Bone Marrow Transplantation, Cancer Immunotherapy and Immunobiology Research Center, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem
Cancer Invest 24:621-9. 2006..Over the course of history, abuse of the term has led to medical atrocities. Familiarity with the relevant bioethical issues and the development of practical guidelines might improve clinical performance...
- The relationship between religion and cardiovascular outcomes and all-cause mortality in the Women's Health Initiative Observational StudyEliezer Schnall
Yeshiva College, Yeshiva University, New York 10033, USA
Psychol Health 25:249-63. 2010..In conclusion, although self-report measures of religiosity were not associated with reduced risk of CHD morbidity and mortality, these measures were associated with reduced risk of all-cause mortality...
- The degree to which spiritual needs of patients near the end of life are metCarla P Hermann
School of Nursing, University of Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Oncol Nurs Forum 34:70-8. 2007..To determine to what degree the spiritual needs of patients near the end of life are met...
- Role of religion and spirituality in medical patients: confirmatory results with the SpREUK questionnaireArndt Bussing
Krebsforschung Herdecke, Department of Applied Immunology and Cancer Service, Herdecke Community Hospital, Gerhard Kienle Weg 4, 58313 Herdecke, Germany
Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:10. 2005..To raise these questions and to more precisely survey the basic attitudes of patients with severe diseases towards spirituality/religiosity (SpR) and their adjustment to their illness, we developed the SpREUK questionnaire...
- The meanings of organ donation: Muslims of Pakistani origin and white English nationals living in North EnglandClare Hayward
Academic Unit of Psychiatry, 15 Hyde Terrace, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
Soc Sci Med 57:389-401. 2003..We conclude that the meaning of organ donation is more than about being and having a body. It is bound up in metaphors of embodiment, religious considerations, and moral judgement of scientific and medical conduct...
- Earth and shadow: substance, medicine and mobility in the history of Ghana's Tongnaab shrinesJohn Parker
History Department, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK
Anthropol Med 18:257-70. 2011..As these items traversed cultural frontiers they were subject to local reinterpretation and transformation...
- Indigenous cosmology, art forms and past medicinal practices: towards an interpretation of ancient Koma Land sites in northern GhanaBenjamin W Kankpeyeng
Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies, University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana
Anthropol Med 18:205-16. 2011..The notions of protection and healing are also examined with reference to the resorted and disarticulated human remains sometimes recovered from the sites...
- Greek Orthodox fasting rituals: a hidden characteristic of the Mediterranean diet of CreteKaterina O Sarri
Department of Social Medicine, University of Crete, School of Medicine, PO Box 2208, Iraklion 71003, Greece
Br J Nutr 92:277-84. 2004....
- Israeli oncology and nononcology nurses' attitudes toward physician-assisted dying: a comparison studyC F Musgrave
School of Nursing, Hadassah Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
Oncol Nurs Forum 28:50-7. 2001..To compare the attitudes of Israeli oncology and nononcology nurses toward physician-assisted dying (PAD) and its legalization and to determine the factors that may be related to their attitudes...
- Improving multiple behaviors for colorectal cancer prevention among african american church membersMarci Kramish Campbell
Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Health Psychol 23:492-502. 2004..08). The LHA intervention did not prove effective, possibly because of suboptimal reach and diffusion...
- Church-based breast cancer screening education: impact of two approaches on Latinas enrolled in public and private health insurance plansAngela Sauaia
Department of Medicine, Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 13611 East Colfax Ave, Ste 100, Aurora, CO 80011, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 4:A99. 2007..Previous reports evaluated the project among Medicare and Medicaid enrollees in the state. In this report, we evaluate the program among enrollees in the state's five major insurance plans...
- Physicians' religiosity and end-of-life care attitudes and behaviorsNeil S Wenger
UCLA Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, 911 Broxton Plaza, Suite 309, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1736, USA
Mt Sinai J Med 71:335-43. 2004..We surveyed physicians of one religion to describe the relationship between religiosity and end-of-life care...
- The influence of religious and personal values on nursing home residents' attitudes toward life-sustaining treatmentsF K Ejaz
Margaret Blenkner Research Center, The Benjamin Rose Institute, Cleveland, OH 44114 3301, USA
Soc Work Health Care 32:23-39. 2000..Practitioners who provide education on end-of-life decisions need to discuss a myriad of issues including individual religious and personal values and other characteristics in an effort to understand and respect treatment choices...
- Claims about religious involvement and health outcomesRichard P Sloan
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
Ann Behav Med 24:14-21. 2002..We conclude that there is little empirical basis for assertions that religious involvement or activity is associated with beneficial health outcomes...
- Substance and materiality? The archaeology of Talensi medicine shrines and medicinal practicesTimothy Insoll
Archaeology, School of Arts, Histories, and Cultures, University of Manchester, UK
Anthropol Med 18:181-203. 2011..It is suggested that configuring the archaeology of medicine shrines and practices more broadly in terms of health would increase archaeological visibility and research potential...
- Bioethics for clinicians: 22. Jewish bioethicsG Goldsand
Joint Centre for Bioethics and Centre for the Study of Religion, University of Toronto, Ont
CMAJ 164:219-22. 2001..Jewish bioethics exemplifies how an ethical system based on duties may differ from the secular rights-based model prevalent in North American society...
- Relevance of religion and spirituality in German patients with chronic diseasesArndt Bussing
Department of Medical Theory and Complementary Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Herdecke, Germany
Int J Psychiatry Med 37:39-57. 2007....
- Retroactive prayer: lots of history, not much mystery, and no scienceJeffrey P Bishop
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9030, USA
BMJ 329:1444-6. 2004
- Timers on ventilatorsVardit Ravitsky
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, Department of Clinical Bioethics, Warren G Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
BMJ 330:415-7. 2005
- The core concepts of the 'four principles' of bioethics as found in Islamic traditionSahin Aksoy
Harran University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medical Ethics and History of Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey
Med Law 21:211-24. 2002..It is therefore concluded that these principles are already being applied in Islamic traditional and cultural societies...
- Using the RE-AIM framework to evaluate a physical activity intervention in churchesMelissa Bopp
Department of Kinesiology, 1A Natatorium, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 4:A87. 2007..It is based on a community-participation model designed to disseminate interventions through trained volunteer health directors...
- Religion, spirituality and health: how should Australia's medical professionals respond?Hedley G Peach
Ballarat Health Services, PO Box 577, Ballarat, VIC 3353, Australia
Med J Aust 178:86-8. 2003..Research is required to better understand the spirituality of Australians, its relationship to health and the benefit, cost and acceptability of doctors enquiring into spirituality compared with spiritual advisers and counsellors...
- Pediatrician characteristics associated with attention to spirituality and religion in clinical practiceDaniel H Grossoehme
Department of Pastoral Care, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Akron, Ohio, USA
Pediatrics 119:e117-23. 2007..This project explored this disparity by relating personal/professional characteristics of pediatricians to the frequency with which they give attention to spirituality and religion...
- Diabetes in RamadanBashir Qureshi
Al Bashir, 32 Legrace Avenue, Hownslow West, Middlesex TW4 7RS, UK
J R Soc Med 95:489-90. 2002
- Spirituality, religiosity, and dealing with illness in Arabic and German patientsArndt Bussing
Department of Medical Theory and Complementary Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Gerhard Kienle Weg 4, Herdecke 58313, Germany
Saudi Med J 28:933-42. 2007..To investigate the impact of spirituality and religiosity (SpR) in Arabic patients with a Muslim background as compared to patients from Western Germany...
- Perspectives on spirituality at the end of life: a meta-summaryAnna Leila Williams
School of Nursing, Yale University, 100 Church Street South, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
Palliat Support Care 4:407-17. 2006....
- Spirituality and medicine. A workshop for medical students and residentsKatherine Gergen Barnett
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510 3240, USA
J Gen Intern Med 21:481-5. 2006..Governing bodies for medical education recommend that spirituality and medicine be incorporated into training...
- A spiritually based approach to breast cancer awareness: cognitive response analysis of communication effectivenessCheryl L Holt
School of Medicine, Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
Health Commun 23:13-22. 2008..The incorporation of spiritually based content into church-based breast cancer education could be a promising health communication approach for African American women...
- Do Not Resuscitate orders and ethical decisions in a neonatal intensive care unit in a Muslim communityD E da Costa
Department of Child Health, Royal Hospital, Ministry of Health, Sultanate of Oman
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 86:F115-9. 2002....
- Does spirituality as a coping mechanism help or hinder coping with chronic pain?Amy B Wachholtz
Department of Psychiatry, UMass Memorial Medical Center, 55 Lake Avenue, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
Curr Pain Headache Rep 13:127-32. 2009..This article also provides practical suggestions for health care professionals to aid in the exploration of spiritual issues that may contribute to the pain experience...
- Religion, spirituality, and their relevance to medicine: an updateAndrew J Weaver
Am Fam Physician 73:1336-7. 2006
- Sin and disease: an introductionCorinna Delkeskamp-Hayes
International Studies in Philosophy and Medicine, Freigericht, Germany
Christ Bioeth 12:107-15. 2006
- Male circumcision through the ages: the role of traditionNicola Zampieri
Department of Surgical Sciences, Pediatric Surgical Unit, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
Acta Paediatr 97:1305-7. 2008..In this study, we examine the evolution of tradition concerning infant male circumcision, utilizing evidence from classical medical texts as well as information from literature, legal sources and art...
- Bioethics and Christian theology in BrazilMarcio Fabri Dos Anjos
I Institut Alfonsianum d ethique théologique, Sao Paulo, Bresil
J Int Bioethique 19:43-53, 194-5. 2008..In this article we try to expose some aspects of this dialog, where theology has a well considered contribution to Brazilian bioethics, at the same time his religious discourse is open to interact with a lay discourse...
- Addressing spirituality in pediatric hospice and palliative careBetty Davies
Department of Family Health Care Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
J Palliat Care 18:59-67. 2002..The purpose of this paper is to share the results of this committee's work and, in particular, to present their guidelines for addressing spiritual issues in children and families in pediatric hospice and palliative care...
- Religious involvement, spirituality, and medicine: implications for clinical practiceP S Mueller
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, 55905, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 76:1225-35. 2001..Furthermore, many sources of spiritual care (e.g., chaplains) are available to clinicians to address the spiritual needs of patients...
- The moral significance of claims of conscience in healthcareMark R Wicclair
West Virginia University, USA
Am J Bioeth 7:30-1; discussion W1-2. 2007
- Clinicians' attitudes to spirituality in old age psychiatryRobert M Lawrence
Old Age Psychiatry Research Group, c o Neurodegeneration Unit, St George s, University of London London, UK
Int Psychogeriatr 19:962-73. 2007..The aim of this survey is to investigate professional attitudes to the presence and value of spiritual care from Old Age Psychiatrists...
- The stage-specific role of spirituality among African American Christian women throughout the breast cancer experienceCassandra E Simon
University of Alabama, School of Social Work, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 13:26-34. 2007..Attention is given to implications for how professionals can use these resources to assist African American women coping with breast cancer...
- Caring for children of other faithsS E Steen
Bethel College, Arden Hills, Minnesota, USA
J Christ Nurs 19:14-21. 2002
- [Witness to the medical reality of the time: Le Mallade (ca. 1535) by Margaret of Navarre]Colette H Winn
Renaiss Reform 26:91-111. 2002
- Religion and spirituality among patients with localized prostate cancerNatalie Hamrick
Department of Anesthesia, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Palliat Support Care 4:345-55. 2006....
- The spirituality of academic physicians: an ethnography of a Scripture-based group in an academic medical centerCarla M Messikomer
The Acadia Institute, Exton, Pennsylvania 19341, USA
Acad Med 77:562-73. 2002..The authors also highlight some of the ways in which spirituality influenced these physicians' medical outlook, and conversely, how that outlook shaped their mode of spiritual reflection...
- A unique faith-based medical organization: the Christian Medical FellowshipPeter F Schnatz
Department of OBGYN, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, USA
Conn Med 72:345-50. 2008..We look to the future with anticipation, as we continue to bridge the gap between faith and the science of medicine...
- Clergy in crisis: when human power isn't enoughStephen Muse
D A and Elizabeth Turner Ministry Resource Center, Pastoral Institute, Inc, 2022 15th Avenue Columbus, GA 31901, USA
J Pastoral Care Counsel 61:183-95. 2007..He describes a short-term, multi-counselor, intensive intervention for clergy in crisis and offers two heuristic models designed to facilitate integration of the domains of clinical diagnosis and spiritual discernment...
- Miraculous medical recoveries and the Islamic traditionFaiz Khan
Nassau University Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, East Meadow, NY 11554, USA
South Med J 100:1246-51. 2007
- Responding to patient beliefs in miraclesRobert D Orr
Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity, Bannockburn, Illinois, USA
South Med J 100:1263-7. 2007
- Religiosity, anxiety, and depression among a sample of Iranian medical studentsSasan Vasegh
Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Int J Psychiatry Med 37:213-27. 2007..This study preliminary assesses the associations between religious variables, anxiety, and depression in a sample of Muslim students...
- Clash of definitions: controversies about conscience in medicineRyan E Lawrence
Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, USA
Am J Bioeth 7:10-4. 2007..This specification would allow participants to advance a more philosophically and theologically robust conversation about the means and ends of medicine...
- Older adults with Alzheimer's disease in a faith communityCatherine J Tompkins
Social Work Department, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 46:22-5. 2008....
- The bodily incorporation of mechanical devices: ethical and religious issues (part 2)Courtney S Campbell
Department of Philosophy, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, USA
Camb Q Healthc Ethics 16:268-80. 2007
- Spirituality, religion, and painAnita M Unruh
School of Health Services Administration, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Can J Nurs Res 39:66-86. 2007..A discussion of research implications is included...
- Factors that influence body image representations of black Muslim womenAngela Odoms-Young
Public Health and Health Education, School of Nursing and Health Studies, Northern Illinois University, Wirtz Hall, DeKalb, IL 60115, United States
Soc Sci Med 66:2573-84. 2008..These findings suggest that religion, race, and gender are all important factors to be considered when conducting body image studies with black women...
- The circumcision of Jesus ChristJohan J Mattelaer
History Office, European Association of Urology, Kortrijk, Belgium
J Urol 178:31-4. 2007..We study the controversies manifested in religious writings, art, sculpture and music as well as the theological disputes surrounding the circumcision of Jesus Christ...
- Miracles: a Christian theological overviewCharles Pinches
Department of Theology, University of Scranton, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18510, USA
South Med J 100:1236-42. 2007
- Culture, spirituality, religion and health: looking at the big pictureRichard M Eckersley
National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT
Med J Aust 186:S54-6. 2007..Religion is no panacea when it comes to improving health. Religion's role in health needs to be examined in a broad context, especially the ways in which culture influences religion's expression of the spiritual...
- Prayer as medicine: how much have we learned?Marek Jantos
Behavioural Medicine Institute, Adelaide, SA
Med J Aust 186:S51-3. 2007..While acknowledging the efficacy of prayer and recognising the needs of patients, prayer, being a personal spiritual practice, cannot be prescribed, nor should it be used in place of medical care...
- Spirituality in palliative care: what language do we need? Learning from pastoral careMarjory Byrne
The Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice, Glasgow, UK
Int J Palliat Nurs 13:118-24. 2007..The role of the chaplain in spiritual care is also assessed, and an ability to move beyond the boundaries of their own denominational position addressed. Several components of the language of pastoral care are identified...
- Aspects of spirituality concerning illnessRené van Leeuwen
Health Department Ed, Christian University Ede, Ede, Netherlands
Scand J Caring Sci 21:482-9. 2007..Follow up research should aim at further exploration of spiritual aspects in care, the relationship between spirituality and health and at effective training of caregivers...
- Spiritual care and ageing in a secular societyElizabeth B MacKinlay
School of Theology, Charles Sturt University, Barton, ACT
Med J Aust 186:S74-6. 2007..A model of spiritual tasks in older age can help explain the spiritual dimension and provide a starting point for spiritual assessment...
- The history of thinking about miracles in the WestJakub Pawlikowski
Department of Ethics and Philosophy of Medicine, Skubiszewski Medical University of Lublin, Poland
South Med J 100:1229-35. 2007
- PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERSHarold Koenig; Fiscal Year: 2003..It will also provide important information to both guide future clinical trials and identify barriers to effective treatment of depression in these patients. ..
- Religion and Cancer-Related Behaviors In Black AmericansCheryl Holt; Fiscal Year: 2009..RS has great potential for use in the development of more effective cancer communication interventions for African Americans. ..
- Dietary Fiber and Cardiovascular Inflammatory MarkersDana King; Fiscal Year: 2006..This information could serve to guide constructive changes in nutritional guidelines for reducing CVD risk for millions of at-risk individuals. ..
- RELIGION, AGING, AND HEALTHNeal Krause; Fiscal Year: 2007..Included among these procedures are individual growth curve models and latent variable structural equation models. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- COMPATIBILITY OF SWINE STEM CELLS AND HUMAN STROMAMegan Sykes; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGIC STRESS, EXERCISE AND AUTONOMIC CONTROLRichard Sloan; Fiscal Year: 2001..A series of hypotheses will test the impact of aerobic conditioning on autonomic control of the heart, BPV responses to challenge, mood, and BPV throughout the day. ..
- Autonomic Control & Birth Outcomes in Minority WomenRichard Sloan; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- XENOGENEIC STEM CELL AND THYMIC REPLACEMENT IN AIDSMegan Sykes; Fiscal Year: 2004..These Projects constitute a highly integrated pre-clinical and clinical program aimed at thymic xenotransplantation as an approach to achieving immune reconstitution in the treatment of HIV-infected people. ..
- 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. ..
- T and B Cell Tolerance via Marrow TransplantationMegan Sykes; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Behavioral Ecology and Hostility & Cardiac ANS ControlRichard Sloan; Fiscal Year: 2007..Thus, we expect to demonstrate how personality traits, in combination with social interactions and behavior throughout the day, drive the risk of CHD through an autonomic mechanism. ..
- T AND B CELL TOLERANCE IN HUMAN MIXED CHIMERASMegan Sykes; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Cytokine-induced depression & the serotonin transporterRichard Sloan; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- CARDIOVASCULAR AUTONOMIC CONTROL IN STRESS AND ANXIETYRichard Sloan; Fiscal Year: 2002..In this application, 5 experimental tests of this model are proposed. ..
- Religion, Aging, and Mexican American HealthNeal Krause; Fiscal Year: 2010..To compare and contrast race differences in religiousness as well as race differences in the relationship between religion and health among older Whites, older Blacks, and older Mexican Americans. ..
- HOSTILITY REDUCTION AND AUTONOMIC CONTROL OF THE HEARTRichard Sloan; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- SEPARATION OF GVH AND GVL IN MOUSE MODELSMegan Sykes; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Research to Practice: An Indicated Prevention ProgramDenise Hallfors; Fiscal Year: 2005..Process evaluation data will be analyzed to assess how different school and teacher program adaptations affect outcomes. ..
- HEALTH COMMUNICATION IN CANCER CONTROLMarci Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2004..A careful process evaluation will be conducted in order to understand factors relevant to adoption, implementation and maintenance of evidence-based strategies to improve the health and quality of life of veterans. ..
- Dissemination of a Weight Management Program among US VeteransMarci K Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Ethnicity, Marriage, and Fertility in KazakhstanVictor Agadjanian; Fiscal Year: 2005..The proposed project will constitute a necessary initial step toward a more comprehensive study of sociodemographic adjustments to dramatic societal changes and will therefore lead to a subsequent NIH application. ..
- HIV in Young Adulthood: Pathways and PreventionDenise Hallfors; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Alternate Phenotypes of Substance AbuseMing Tsuang; Fiscal Year: 2006..The enormous health and financial costs of illicit drug abuse, both to the individual and to society, underscores the pressing need for such research. ..
- A Partnership to Promote Physical Activity and Healthy Eating in AME ChurchesSara Wilcox; Fiscal Year: 2010..The inclusion of PA, use of a CBPR approach, engagement of church decision makers, and focus on the church's ..
- A Longitudinal Study of the Menopause and Fat PatterningLynda Powell; Fiscal Year: 2006..Random effects models will be used to estimate longitudinal changes in level and rate of IAF as one moves from one menopausal status to another. ..
- Schizophrenia Biomarkers: Blood vs Brain Gene ExpressionMing Tsuang; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Translational Studies of Cycling in Bipolar DisorderMing Tsuang; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Heart Failure Adherence and Retention Trial (HART)Lynda Powell; Fiscal Year: 2007..The questions posed by HART are as important now as they were judged to be by the study section in 2001. This request will make it possible to answer these questions conclusively. ..
- Efficacy of an Emotional Disclosure Intervention in HIVGail Ironson; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Clinical Research Training in Geriatric Mood DisordersDan Blazer; Fiscal Year: 2008..Students will be paired with a single mentor who will guide them in undertaking a focused research project. Findings will be presented at a National meeting. ..
- 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]..
- Educational Differences in U.S. Adult MortalityROBERT HUMMER; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- NATIONAL GENE VECTOR LABORATORY AT INDIANA UNIVERSITYKenneth Cornetta; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Therapeutic communication during nursing home careLENE LEVY STORMS; Fiscal Year: 2007..Thus, the CDA training would be central to the applicant's ability to develop as an independent, behavioral scientist with a specialty in provider-patient communication among older adults in long-term care settings. ..
- Faith-Based Breast Cancer Screening InterventionLANA SUE KA OPUA; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- MOVING MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING INTO PRACTICEWilliam Miller; Fiscal Year: 2002..A parallel substudy will implement and evaluate MI training of Spanish-speaking clinicians. ..
- Meaning-Centered Psychotherapy in Advanced CancerWilliam Breitbart; Fiscal Year: 2002..Larger, randomized controlled trials of Meaning-Centered Group Psychotherapy will be conducted in the future utilizing the insights learned from this pilot intervention study. ..
- DEPRESSION/DESIRE FOR DEATH IN TERMINAL CANCER PATIENTSWilliam Breitbart; Fiscal Year: 2003..This study is expected to provide a direct evaluation of desire for death in terminally ill cancer patients, and to ascertain whether a pharmacological treatment for depression influences desire for death. ..
- The impact of dental education on health disparitiesJOZEF WELIE; Fiscal Year: 2003..In this planning grant, three different patient categories will be examined: 1. Patients with advanced Alzheimer's Disease; 2. Patients of African-American descent; and 3. Recent immigrants. ..
- Antidepressant Use by Older AdultsDan Blazer; Fiscal Year: 2003..We will also test hypotheses specific to individual domains in the larger model. ..
- Breast Cancer in African American Women 65 and OverJEAN SWINNEY; Fiscal Year: 2004..Specifically, this study has the potential to help reduce the number of new cancer cases as well as illness, disability, and death caused by this disease among older African American women. ..
- MOLECULAR GENETICS OF HEROIN DEPENDENCEMing Tsuang; Fiscal Year: 2004..All genotypes will be available one year after they are generated, but no later than a year after the end of the funding period. We are submitting this proposal using the RO1 mechanism. ..
- PREVALENCE & PROGRESSION OF SUBCLINICAL ATHEROSCLEROSISLynda Powell; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Effects of Yoga on Quality of Life during Breast CancerAlyson Moadel; Fiscal Year: 2002..Multivariate analyses will be used to examine the hypothesis that a Yoga program will improve upon overall QOL by at least 15 percent (based on a .25 effect size) in comparison to Standard Care. ..
- PROGRAMMATIC TREATMENT INNOVATION RESEARCHWilliam Miller; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- FATIGUE, SLEEP AND CIRCADIAN RHYTHMS IN BREAST CANCERSonia Ancoli Israel; Fiscal Year: 2004..Results will provide a scientific basis for future intervention studies, particularly studies with light therapy which can re-synchronize rhythms. ..
- Challenging Life Events in Older PersonsTIMOTHY DAALEMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005..e. social support, mental health status. Secondary aims include learning how a baseline measure of patient spirituality predicts future death attitudes and discussions of advance care planning. ..
- ASIAN IMMIGRANT COMMUNITY INSTITUTIONS IN NYC AND HIVJohn Chin; Fiscal Year: 2004..A "grounded theory" approach will be used to analyze the data. ..
- A Program for Expanding ELSI Undergraduate PedagogyRonald Green; Fiscal Year: 2005..This proposal represents a logical next step in the employment of the skills and resources we have developed at Dartmouth for undergraduate ELSI education. ..
- GENETIC LINKAGE STUDY OF SCHIZOPHRENIAMing Tsuang; Fiscal Year: 2001..This, and Millennium's prior genotyping experience shows that the genotyping phase of the work is feasible. ..
- BEHAVIORAL/PHARMACOLOGIC TREATMENT OF ALCOHOLISMWilliam Miller; Fiscal Year: 2004..However, each study site has provided site-specific information on the budget, budget justifications, listing of key personnel, consultant/consortium agreements, and human subjects sections of their respective proposals. ..
- REDUCING HIV RISK IN METHADONE-MAINTAINED PATIENTSSANDRA AVANTS; Fiscal Year: 2002..Both clinical efficacy and cost will be determined, and objective measures will be employed to assess change in illicit drug use and other HIV risk behavior at post-treatment, and at a 6-month follow-up. ..
- APOE QUALITY OF LIFE AND MEDICAL COSTS IN LATE LIFEDan Blazer; Fiscal Year: 2002..Cox proportional hazard, discrete time survival, and hierarchical linear modeling will be used according to the metric and distribution of the dependent variable. ..
- An Appalchian Cervical Cancer Prevention ProjectNancy Schoenberg; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Cancer Caregiving and the Stress ProcessNancy Schoenberg; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Predicting Adherence to Follow up of Abnormal Pap SmearsCARMEN RADECKI BREITKOPF; Fiscal Year: 2002..By informing both clinicians and researchers who are involved with cervical cancer prevention, this research will ultimately reduce the morbidity and mortality due to this disease. ..
- Improving Decision-Making about Feeding Options for Dementia PatientsLaura Hanson; Fiscal Year: 2009..If successful, this intervention will demonstrate a methodology with broader application to decision-making in dementia care. ..
- The Role of Churches in Cancer Prevention and Control among Korean AmericansANGELA JO; Fiscal Year: 2007..This award will provide a foundation for Dr. Jo to develop a participatory research program addressing cancer disparities in the underserved with an initial focus on Korean Americans. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Ethics of Genetics in Research ConferencesRUTH FISCHBACH; Fiscal Year: 2005..Our conferences address vast ELSI issues for individuals, families, medical care, and public health policy. Our expertise, experience, and innovation promise to raise interest, reduce hype, and maintain hope. ..
- Current Issues in Research Ethics (CIRE)RUTH FISCHBACH; Fiscal Year: 2004..In Year Three, we will put a model syllabus (with resource materials and bibliography) on line using a technologically advanced e-seminar. ..
- Factors Leading to Development of Risk Taking BehaviorBRADLEY CONNER; Fiscal Year: 2004..A third goal is to identify genetic precursors of sensation seeking and risk taking behavior. Finally, this research will attempt to examine possible intervention strategies using this knowledge to aid in identifying individuals at risk...
- Efficacy of HIV Posttest Support for ANC in South AfricaSuzanne Maman; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- NETWORK THERAPY DEVELOPMENT, STAGE II WITH BUPRENORPHINEMarc Galanter; Fiscal Year: 2002..In addition, social support for abstinence will be evaluated to determine its predictive effect on treatment outcome. ..
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- END OF LIFE PREFERENCES & OUTCOMES: PATIENTS & SPOUSESRachel Pruchno; Fiscal Year: 2004..Analyses would focus on both cross-sectional and prospective longitudinal relationships using a combination of a regression, structural equation modeling, and categorical data analysis techniques. ..
- METHADONE ANONYMOUS--BEHAVIORAL THERAPY DEVELOPMENTMarc Galanter; Fiscal Year: 2003..standard MMT only). The development of the MA manual and results of this evaluation will provide pilot data for preparation of an RO1 proposal. ..
- Work-Family Conflicts of Older WomenRachel Pruchno; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- A Four-Year Church-Based Intervention for LatinasAngela Sauaia; Fiscal Year: 2005..A generalized estimating equations analysis will be used to model the effect of the intervention over time and compare the disparity rates of the three insurance coverage groups. ..