diffusion of innovation

Summary

Summary: The broad dissemination of new ideas, procedures, techniques, materials, and devices and the degree to which these are accepted and used.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi What drives change? Barriers to and incentives for achieving evidence-based practice
    Richard Grol
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Med J Aust 180:S57-60. 2004
  2. pmc Diffusion of innovations in service organizations: systematic review and recommendations
    Trisha Greenhalgh
    University College London, Room 403, Holborn Union Building, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
    Milbank Q 82:581-629. 2004
  3. doi The meaning of translational research and why it matters
    Steven H Woolf
    Department of Family Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, West Hospital, 1200 E Broad St, PO Box 980251, Richmond, VA 23298 0251, USA
    JAMA 299:211-3. 2008
  4. ncbi Use of electronic health records in U.S. hospitals
    Ashish K Jha
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:1628-38. 2009
  5. pmc Implementation research in mental health services: an emerging science with conceptual, methodological, and training challenges
    Enola K Proctor
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, 1 Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 36:24-34. 2009
  6. ncbi Determinants of innovation within health care organizations: literature review and Delphi study
    Margot Fleuren
    TNO Prevention and Health, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Int J Qual Health Care 16:107-23. 2004
  7. pmc Outcomes for implementation research: conceptual distinctions, measurement challenges, and research agenda
    Enola Proctor
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 38:65-76. 2011
  8. pmc Advancing a conceptual model of evidence-based practice implementation in public service sectors
    Gregory A Aarons
    University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0812, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 38:4-23. 2011
  9. pmc Mental health provider attitudes toward adoption of evidence-based practice: the Evidence-Based Practice Attitude Scale (EBPAS)
    Gregory A Aarons
    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of California, Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, San Diego, California, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 6:61-74. 2004
  10. pmc Why is it difficult to implement e-health initiatives? A qualitative study
    Elizabeth Murray
    e Health Unit, Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2 PF, UK
    Implement Sci 6:6. 2011

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  1. ncbi What drives change? Barriers to and incentives for achieving evidence-based practice
    Richard Grol
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Med J Aust 180:S57-60. 2004
    ..Planning needs to take into account the nature of the innovation; characteristics of the professionals and patients involved; and the social, organisational, economic and political context...
  2. pmc Diffusion of innovations in service organizations: systematic review and recommendations
    Trisha Greenhalgh
    University College London, Room 403, Holborn Union Building, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
    Milbank Q 82:581-629. 2004
    ..in health service delivery and organization? It considers both content (defining and measuring the diffusion of innovation in organizations) and process (reviewing the literature in a systematic and reproducible way)...
  3. doi The meaning of translational research and why it matters
    Steven H Woolf
    Department of Family Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, West Hospital, 1200 E Broad St, PO Box 980251, Richmond, VA 23298 0251, USA
    JAMA 299:211-3. 2008
  4. ncbi Use of electronic health records in U.S. hospitals
    Ashish K Jha
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:1628-38. 2009
    ..Despite a consensus that the use of health information technology should lead to more efficient, safer, and higher-quality care, there are no reliable estimates of the prevalence of adoption of electronic health records in U.S. hospitals...
  5. pmc Implementation research in mental health services: an emerging science with conceptual, methodological, and training challenges
    Enola K Proctor
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, 1 Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 36:24-34. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi Determinants of innovation within health care organizations: literature review and Delphi study
    Margot Fleuren
    TNO Prevention and Health, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Int J Qual Health Care 16:107-23. 2004
    ..The Delphi study was intended to achieve consensus among a group of implementation experts on determinants identified from the literature review...
  7. pmc Outcomes for implementation research: conceptual distinctions, measurement challenges, and research agenda
    Enola Proctor
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 38:65-76. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Advancing a conceptual model of evidence-based practice implementation in public service sectors
    Gregory A Aarons
    University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0812, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 38:4-23. 2011
    ..We highlight features of the model likely to be particularly important in each phase, while considering the outer and inner contexts (i.e., levels) of public sector service systems...
  9. pmc Mental health provider attitudes toward adoption of evidence-based practice: the Evidence-Based Practice Attitude Scale (EBPAS)
    Gregory A Aarons
    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of California, Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, San Diego, California, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 6:61-74. 2004
    ..A brief measure of mental health provider attitudes toward adoption of EBPs was developed and attitudes were examined in relation to a set of provider individual difference and organizational characteristics...
  10. pmc Why is it difficult to implement e-health initiatives? A qualitative study
    Elizabeth Murray
    e Health Unit, Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2 PF, UK
    Implement Sci 6:6. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi Disseminating innovations in health care
    Donald M Berwick
    Institute for Healthcare Improvement, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    JAMA 289:1969-75. 2003
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  12. ncbi The PARIHS framework--a framework for guiding the implementation of evidence-based practice
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Nurs Care Qual 19:297-304. 2004
  13. pmc A rational model for assessing and evaluating complex interventions in health care
    Carl May
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, 21 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AA, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:86. 2006
    ..This paper presents a model of the normalization of complex interventions...
  14. pmc Health research funding agencies' support and promotion of knowledge translation: an international study
    Jacqueline M Tetroe
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Milbank Q 86:125-55. 2008
    ..Our team asked thirty-three agencies from Australia, Canada, France, the Netherlands, Scandinavia, the United Kingdom, and the United States about their role in promoting the results of the research they fund...
  15. ncbi Influence of organizational characteristics and context on research utilization
    Greta G Cummings
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Nurs Res 56:S24-39. 2007
    ..There is, however, increased awareness that organizational influences are important...
  16. ncbi Technology acceptance among physicians: a new take on TAM
    Amy K Yarbrough
    University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0195, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:650-72. 2007
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  17. pmc How can research organizations more effectively transfer research knowledge to decision makers?
    John N Lavis
    McMaster University
    Milbank Q 81:221-48, 171-2. 2003
    ..Research funders can help research organizations take advantage of these opportunities...
  18. ncbi Getting evidence into practice: the role and function of facilitation
    Gill Harvey
    Quality Improvement Programme, RCN Institute, Oxford, UK
    J Adv Nurs 37:577-88. 2002
    ..This paper presents the findings of a concept analysis of facilitation in relation to successful implementation of evidence into practice...
  19. ncbi Assessing the organizational social context (OSC) of mental health services: implications for research and practice
    Charles Glisson
    Children s Mental Health Services Research Center, University of Tennessee, 128 Henson Hall, Knoxville, TN 37996 3332, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:98-113. 2008
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  20. pmc Development and assessment of the Alberta Context Tool
    Carole A Estabrooks
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:234. 2009
    ..This paper presents the development and initial psychometric validation of the Alberta Context Tool (ACT), an eight dimension measure of organizational context for healthcare settings...
  21. pmc Knowledge exchange processes in organizations and policy arenas: a narrative systematic review of the literature
    Damien Contandriopoulos
    Universite de Montreal, Ecole nationale d administration publique, Montreal, Quebec H3T 1A8, Canada
    Milbank Q 88:444-83. 2010
    ..The review integrated two broad traditions, one roughly focused on the use of social science research results and the other focused on policymaking and lobbying processes...
  22. ncbi A glossary for dissemination and implementation research in health
    Borsika A Rabin
    Department of Community Health and Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Ave, Salus Center 475, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 14:117-23. 2008
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  23. ncbi An adaptation of the theory of interpersonal behaviour to the study of telemedicine adoption by physicians
    Marie Pierre Gagnon
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Pavillon de l Est 2180, Chemin Ste Foy, QC, G1K 7P4 Quebec, Canada
    Int J Med Inform 71:103-15. 2003
    ..These results have several implications at the theoretical and practical levels that are discussed in this paper...
  24. ncbi The future of health behavior change research: what is needed to improve translation of research into health promotion practice?
    Russell E Glasgow
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado and AMC Cancer Research Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Ann Behav Med 27:3-12. 2004
    ..It is well documented that the results of most behavioral and health promotion studies have not been translated into practice...
  25. ncbi Social marketing in public health
    Sonya Grier
    The University of Pennsylvania, Colonial Penn Center, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 26:319-39. 2005
    ..Our aim is practical: to enhance public health professionals' knowledge of the key elements of social marketing and how social marketing may be used to plan public health interventions...
  26. pmc From theory to 'measurement' in complex interventions: methodological lessons from the development of an e-health normalisation instrument
    Tracy L Finch
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Baddiley Clark building, Richardson Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AX, England
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:69. 2012
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  27. pmc Developing a framework for transferring knowledge into action: a thematic analysis of the literature
    Vicky Ward
    Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 14:156-64. 2009
    ..This paper describes the development of a conceptual framework of translating knowledge into action and discusses how it can be used for developing a useful model of the knowledge transfer process...
  28. pmc FIRE (Facilitating Implementation of Research Evidence): a study protocol
    Kate Seers
    Royal College of Nursing Research Institute, School of Health and Social Studies, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    Implement Sci 7:25. 2012
    ..Improving continence care has the potential to improve the quality of life for older people and reduce the costs associated with providing incontinence aids...
  29. ncbi Implementing information systems in health care organizations: myths and challenges
    M Berg
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, L4 117, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 64:143-56. 2001
    ..Accepting, and even drawing upon, this inevitable uncertainty might be the hardest lesson to learn...
  30. ncbi Knowledge translation: putting the "practice" in evidence-based practice
    Joy C MacDermid
    Hand and Upper Limb Centre Clinical Research Laboratory, St Joseph s Health Centre, 268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario, Canada
    Hand Clin 25:125-43, viii. 2009
    ..Audit and feedback, knowledge brokering, clinical practice guidelines, professional standards, and "active-learning" continuing education are examples of KT strategies...
  31. pmc The technology acceptance model: its past and its future in health care
    Richard J Holden
    Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    J Biomed Inform 43:159-72. 2010
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  32. ncbi Introduction to the special section on dissemination: dissemination research and research dissemination: how can we close the gap?
    Jon Kerner
    Division of Cancer Control and Population SciencesNational Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Psychol 24:443-6. 2005
    ..In this sense, it can serve as a benchmark by which to examine subsequent progress. The 6 articles reflect the state of the science in dissemination research for the promotion and adoption of health behavior change interventions...
  33. pmc Bridging research and practice: models for dissemination and implementation research
    Rachel G Tabak
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:337-50. 2012
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  34. ncbi Changing the behavior of healthcare professionals: the use of theory in promoting the uptake of research findings
    Martin Eccles
    Centre for Health Services Research, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, 21 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AA, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:107-12. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi Guideline implementation in allied health professions: a systematic review of the literature
    S Hakkennes
    Faculty of Health Sciences, LaTrobe University, Bundoora Victoria 3086, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:296-300. 2008
    ..Clinical guidelines aim to improve the safety and quality of patient care by providing clinicians with graded recommendations based on evidence of best practice...
  36. pmc Interventions in organizational and community context: a framework for building evidence on dissemination and implementation in health services research
    Peter Mendel
    RAND Corporation, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:21-37. 2008
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  37. ncbi A practical, robust implementation and sustainability model (PRISM) for integrating research findings into practice
    Adrianne C Feldstein
    Northwest Permanente, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:228-43. 2008
    ..A conceptual framework for improving practice is needed to integrate the key features for successful program design, predictors of implementation and diffusion, and appropriate outcome measures...
  38. pmc Transformational and transactional leadership: association with attitudes toward evidence-based practice
    Gregory A Aarons
    Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, MC 5033, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1162-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to expand these findings by examining the association between leadership and mental health providers' attitudes toward adopting evidence-based practice...
  39. pmc e-Prescribing, efficiency, quality: lessons from the computerization of UK family practice
    Charles P Schade
    West Virginia Medical Institute, Charleston, WV 25304, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:470-5. 2006
    ..These features include electronic prescribing, improved quality and consistency of care, practice efficiencies that have both timesaving and revenue generating effects, and potential shielding from malpractice claims...
  40. pmc Patient perceptions of a personal health record: a test of the diffusion of innovation model
    Srinivas Emani
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Med Internet Res 14:e150. 2012
    ..However, there is a lack of theoretical and empirical research on how patients perceive the PHR and the differences in perceptions between users and non-users of the PHR...
  41. ncbi Researchers and policymakers: travelers in parallel universes
    Ross C Brownson
    Department of Community Health and Prevention Research Center, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:164-72. 2006
    ..Scientists are obligated not only to discover new knowledge but also to ensure that discoveries are applied to improve health...
  42. ncbi Raising the profile of participatory action research at the 2010 Global Symposium on Health Systems Research
    Rene Loewenson
    Training and Research Support Centre, Harare, Zimbabwe
    MEDICC Rev 13:35-8. 2011
    ..The paper also reflects on challenges faced by participatory action research, and outlines recommendations from the two sessions, including creation of a learning network for participatory action research...
  43. pmc The GuideLine Implementability Appraisal (GLIA): development of an instrument to identify obstacles to guideline implementation
    Richard N Shiffman
    Yale Center for Medical Informatics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:23. 2005
    ..Implementability refers to a set of characteristics that predict ease of (and obstacles to) guideline implementation. Our objective is to develop and validate a tool for appraisal of implementability of clinical guidelines...
  44. pmc Translating research into practice in nursing homes: can we close the gap?
    Anna N Rahman
    Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California, 3715 McClintock Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0191, USA
    Gerontologist 52:597-606. 2012
    ..This review article examines these two elements through the conceptual lens of Roger's innovation dissemination model...
  45. pmc Developing and Evaluating Communication Strategies to Support Informed Decisions and Practice Based on Evidence (DECIDE): protocol and preliminary results
    Shaun Treweek
    Population Health Sciences, University of Dundee, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee, UK
    Implement Sci 8:6. 2013
    ..Healthcare decision makers face challenges when using guidelines, including understanding the quality of the evidence or the values and preferences upon which recommendations are made, which are often not clear...
  46. ncbi The relationship between physician practice characteristics and physician adoption of electronic health records
    James D Bramble
    Center for Health Services Research and Patient Safety, School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 35:55-64. 2010
    ..The potential advantages include increased quality and more efficiency in the care of patients. Adoption of EHRs has been slow despite these advantages and a national call for EHR implementation...
  47. ncbi The importance of leadership in preventing healthcare-associated infection: results of a multisite qualitative study
    Sanjay Saint
    Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:901-7. 2010
    ..Because preliminary data indicated that hospital leadership played an important role, we sought better to understand which behaviors are exhibited by leaders who are successful at implementing HAI prevention practices in US hospitals...
  48. ncbi An exploration of the factors that influence the implementation of evidence into practice
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, Oxford, UK
    J Clin Nurs 13:913-24. 2004
    ..This study sets out to scrutinize the elements of the framework through empirical enquiry...
  49. ncbi The OFF theory of research utilization
    Andrew D Oxman
    Norwegian Health Services Research Centre, Informed Choice Research Department, PO Box 7004, St Olavs Plass, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:113-6; discussion 117-20. 2005
  50. ncbi The effectiveness of clinical guideline implementation strategies--a synthesis of systematic review findings
    Mathew Prior
    Centre for Allied Health Evidence, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:888-97. 2008
    ..Data sources/study setting Systematic reviews in full text, English language, 1987-2007, reporting any measure of clinical process change or cost-benefit analysis...
  51. pmc Understanding the implementation of evidence-based care: a structural network approach
    Michael L Parchman
    Family and Community Medicine Department, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, 78229 3884, USA
    Implement Sci 6:14. 2011
    ..The purpose of this analysis is to examine the properties of a network created by the 'co-care' of patients within one region of the Veterans Health Affairs...
  52. ncbi Physicians and electronic health records: a statewide survey
    Steven R Simon
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:507-12. 2007
    ..Electronic health records (EHRs) allow for a variety of functions, ranging from visit documentation to laboratory test ordering, but little is known about physicians' actual use of these functions...
  53. ncbi Resisting and promoting new technologies in clinical practice: the case of telepsychiatry
    C May
    School of Primary Care, University of Manchester, Rusholme Health Centre, UK
    Soc Sci Med 52:1889-901. 2001
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  54. ncbi From benefits evaluation to clinical adoption: making sense of health information system success in Canada
    Francis Lau
    School of Health Information Science, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia
    Healthc Q 14:39-45. 2011
    ..Validation of this framework by stakeholders and literature has thus far been favourable. Its potential application with selected evaluation approaches in specific settings, the implications and work ahead are discussed...
  55. ncbi Implementing computerized technology: an organizational analysis
    K J Klein
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    J Appl Psychol 86:811-24. 2001
    ..Further research is needed to replicate and extend the findings...
  56. ncbi Strategic planning for research use in nursing practice
    C Van Mullem
    Sinai Samaritan Medical Center, Milwaukee, USA
    J Nurs Adm 29:38-45. 1999
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  57. pmc The meaning and measurement of implementation climate
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Implement Sci 6:78. 2011
    ..In this article, we clarify the meaning of implementation climate, discuss several measurement issues, and propose guidelines for empirical study...
  58. ncbi Interprofessionality as the field of interprofessional practice and interprofessional education: an emerging concept
    Danielle D'Amour
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Interprof Care 19:8-20. 2005
    ..We also believe that interprofessionality will not be pursued without the requisite political will...
  59. ncbi Bridging the gap: translating research into policy and practice
    Ross C Brownson
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social, Washington University in St Louis, 660 S Euclid, Campus Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Prev Med 49:313-5. 2009
    ..The most effective strategies to bridge the gap between research and practice, will have at their heart, effective academic-practice-policy maker partnerships...
  60. pmc Funding agencies in low- and middle-income countries: support for knowledge translation
    Cynthia Cordero
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Manila, The Philippines
    Bull World Health Organ 86:524-34. 2008
    ..The aim was to describe how selected health research funding agencies active in low- and middle-income countries promote the translation of their funded research into policy and practice...
  61. pmc Correlates of electronic health record adoption in office practices: a statewide survey
    Steven R Simon
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Avenue, Sixth Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:110-7. 2007
    ..We sought to measure the correlates of EHR adoption...
  62. ncbi Telemedicine/telehealth: an international perspective. The diffusion of telemedicine
    Jim Grigsby
    University of Colorado, USA
    Telemed J E Health 8:79-94. 2002
  63. ncbi Progress in the implementation of Quality Management in Dutch health care: 1995-2000
    Emmy M Sluijs
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Qual Health Care 15:223-34. 2003
    ..A second objective was to explore whether the progress in QM was related to subsectors of care and/or to cultural characteristics of health care organizations...
  64. ncbi Bridging implementation and institutionalization within organizations: proposed employment of continuous quality improvement to further dissemination
    Kristin D Wilson
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, 3545 Lafayette Ave, Room 300, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 14:109-16. 2008
    ..We also suggest an approach for understanding the movement of the intervention through the dissemination process to improve the likelihood of institutionalization...
  65. ncbi A prospective and retrospective look at the diffusion model
    Everett M Rogers
    Department of Communication and Journalism, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 1171, USA
    J Health Commun 9:13-9. 2004
    ..In this article we discuss how the diffusion model originally was created, some of the most important ways in which it has evolved over the past 30 years, and its future prospects...
  66. ncbi A comparison of research utilization among nurses working in Canadian civilian and United States Army healthcare settings
    Carole A Estabrooks
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Res Nurs Health 30:282-96. 2007
    ..While context is of central importance, individual and organizational predictors interact with context in important although not well-understood ways, and should not be ignored...
  67. pmc Introduction of shared electronic records: multi-site case study using diffusion of innovation theory
    Trisha Greenhalgh
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Highgate Hill, London
    BMJ 337:a1786. 2008
    ..To explore the introduction of a centrally stored, shared electronic patient record (the summary care record (SCR)) in England and draw wider lessons about the implementation of large scale information technology projects in health care...
  68. ncbi Barriers to the adoption of computerised decision support systems in general practice consultations: a qualitative study of GPs' perspectives
    Duncan Short
    Department of Medicines Management, Keele University, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Int J Med Inform 73:357-62. 2004
    ..However, despite their emergence, such systems have not been entirely embraced by GPs. There is little qualitative research exploring practical barriers to the adoption of decision support systems in this setting...
  69. pmc The propensity to adopt evidence-based practice among physical therapists
    Patricia H Bridges
    Division of Physical Therapy Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:103. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the extent to which personal characteristics and the characteristics of the social system in the workplace influence the propensity of physical therapists to adopt EBP...
  70. ncbi Grounding a new information technology implementation framework in behavioral science: a systematic analysis of the literature on IT use
    Rita Kukafka
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Joseph Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Biomed Inform 36:218-27. 2003
    ..emerged, employing prominent models such as the Technology Adoption Model, Social-Cognitive Theory, and Diffusion of Innovation Theory, the complexity of defining a suitable multi-level intervention has largely been overlooked...
  71. pmc Crossing the implementation chasm: a proposal for bold action
    Nancy M Lorenzi
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:290-6. 2008
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  72. pmc Has information technology finally been adopted in Flemish intensive care units?
    Kirsten Colpaert
    Department of Intensive Care, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:62. 2010
    ..The current paper aims to provide relevant information regarding implementation of IT in Flemish ICU's (Flanders, Belgium)...
  73. ncbi Nursing practice, knowledge, attitudes and perceived barriers to evidence-based practice at an academic medical center
    Caroline E Brown
    UCSD Medical Center, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Adv Nurs 65:371-81. 2009
    ..This paper is a report of a study to describe nurses' practices, knowledge, and attitudes related to evidence-based nursing, and the relation of perceived barriers to and facilitators of evidence-based practice...
  74. ncbi The state policy context of implementation issues for evidence-based practices in mental health
    Kimberley R Isett
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia University, 600 W 168th St, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:914-21. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to assess the role of state mental health authorities as agents of change...
  75. ncbi Effective synthesized/preappraised evidence formats in emergency medicine and the use of supplemental knowledge translation techniques
    Brian H Rowe
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 14:1023-9. 2007
    ..Overall, the recommendations arising from this workshop have the potential to alter future emergency care in important ways...
  76. ncbi Nursing implementation science: how evidence-based nursing requires evidence-based implementation
    Theo Van Achterberg
    IQ Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Nurs Scholarsh 40:302-10. 2008
    ..The aim of this paper is to provide an introduction and overview of current developments in implementation science and to apply these to nursing...
  77. pmc A framework for training health professionals in implementation and dissemination science
    Ralph Gonzales
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, USA
    Acad Med 87:271-8. 2012
    ..The authors encourage other training programs and institutions to use or adapt the design principles, conceptual framework, and proposed competencies to evaluate their current IDS training needs and to support new program development...
  78. doi Translating evidence into practice: a model for large scale knowledge translation
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Quality and Safety Research Group, 1909 Thames Street, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    BMJ 337:a1714. 2008
  79. ncbi Therapist turnover and new program sustainability in mental health clinics as a function of organizational culture, climate, and service structure
    Charles Glisson
    Children s Mental Health Services Research Center, University of Tennessee, 128 Henson Hall, Knoxville, TN 37996 3332, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:124-33. 2008
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  80. pmc Leadership, innovation climate, and attitudes toward evidence-based practice during a statewide implementation
    Gregory A Aarons
    University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0812, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:423-31. 2012
    ..e., openness to new innovations) and provider attitudes toward adopting evidence-based practice (EBP) during a statewide evidence-based practice implementation (EBPI) of an intervention to reduce child neglect...
  81. pmc Valuing hospital investment in information technology: does governance make a difference?
    Stephen T Parente
    University of Minnesota, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 28:31-43. 2006
    ..This resulting effect is consistent with the differing objectives of not-for-profit and for-profit hospitals and demonstrates the positive marginal value of IT as a sustainable and prudent investment...
  82. ncbi ICT in health care: sociotechnical approaches
    M Berg
    Methods Inf Med 42:297-301. 2003
    ..e. failed systems). 2) They see technological innovation as a social process, in which organizations are deeply affected. 3) Through in-depth, formative evaluation, they can help improve system design and implementation...
  83. pmc A survey of factors affecting clinician acceptance of clinical decision support
    Dean F Sittig
    Department of Medical Informatics, Northwest Permanente PC, Portland, OR, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:6. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that factors affecting CDS system acceptance could be categorized as relating to differences in patients, physicians, CDS-type, or environmental characteristics...
  84. ncbi New drug prescribing by hospital doctors: the nature and meaning of knowledge
    Helen Prosser
    Prescribing Research Group, Liverpool University, Liverpool, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:1565-78. 2006
    ..The revelation of multiple and contingent forms of knowledge highlights the problematic nature of knowledge construction within the approaches of evidence-based medicine...
  85. pmc Validating a conceptual model for an inter-professional approach to shared decision making: a mixed methods study
    France Legare
    Research Center of the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Quebec, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:554-64. 2011
    ..We assessed the validity of the model with stakeholders in Canada...
  86. pmc Understanding organisational development, sustainability, and diffusion of innovations within hospitals participating in a multilevel quality collaborative
    Michel La Dückers
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Implement Sci 6:18. 2011
    ..The objective of this study is to describe how the first group of eight MQC hospitals sustained and disseminated improvements made and the quality methods used...
  87. pmc Effects of Communities That Care on the adoption and implementation fidelity of evidence-based prevention programs in communities: results from a randomized controlled trial
    Abigail A Fagan
    Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Prev Sci 12:223-34. 2011
    ..Few significant differences were found regarding implementation quality; respondents from both intervention and control communities reported high rates of implementation fidelity across the services provided...
  88. ncbi Disseminating educational innovations in health care practice: training versus social networks
    Erik Jippes
    Postgraduate School of Medicine, Wenckebach Institute, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 70:1509-17. 2010
    ..Further research is needed into the role and structure of social networks on the diffusion of innovations between departments and the various types of innovations involved...
  89. pmc Bridging the implementation gap between knowledge and action for health
    Andy Haines
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC 1E 7HT, England
    Bull World Health Organ 82:724-31; discussion 732. 2004
    ..Given the potential for near-term improvements in health, finding more effective ways of promoting the uptake of evidence-based interventions should be a priority for researchers, practitioners and policy-makers...
  90. ncbi The need for systems change: reflections on knowledge translation and organizational change
    Alison L Kitson
    Green Templeton College, University of Oxford, UK
    J Adv Nurs 65:217-28. 2009
    ....
  91. ncbi Practice-based research--"Blue Highways" on the NIH roadmap
    John M Westfall
    High Plains Research Network, Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80045, USA
    JAMA 297:403-6. 2007
  92. pmc Resistance is futile: but it is slowing the pace of EHR adoption nonetheless
    Eric W Ford
    Rawls College of Business, Health Organization Management, Texas Tech University, MS2101, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:274-81. 2009
    ..The study recreates and extends the analyses conducted by Ford et al. (1) The two periods examined come before and after the U.S. Federal Government's concerted activity to promote EHR adoption...
  93. pmc Measuring provider attitudes toward evidence-based practice: consideration of organizational context and individual differences
    Gregory A Aarons
    Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, 3020 Children s Way, MC 5033, San Diego, CA 92123 4282, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 14:255-71, viii. 2005
    ..Attitudes toward adoption of EBP are discussed in regard to provider individual differences and the context of mental health services. Finally, potential applications of attitude research to adoption of EBP are discussed...
  94. ncbi The NHS Care Record Service (NHS CRS): recommendations from the literature on successful implementation and adoption
    Kathrin Cresswell
    Centre for Population Health Sciences, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9DX, Scotland, UK
    Inform Prim Care 17:153-60. 2009
    ..Building on a recent systematic review of the eHealth literature, we critically reflect on factors that can facilitate the implementation of the NHS CRS and suggest recommendations for a way forward to facilitate implementation efforts...
  95. pmc Why don't we see more translation of health promotion research to practice? Rethinking the efficacy-to-effectiveness transition
    Russell E Glasgow
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1261-7. 2003
    ..Recommendations are offered to help close the gap between efficacy and effectiveness research and to guide evaluation and possible adoption of new programs...
  96. ncbi Implementation of evidence-based practice in child welfare: service provider perspectives
    Gregory A Aarons
    Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, University of California, San Diego, 3020 Children s Way, MC 5033, San Diego, CA 92123 4282, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 34:411-9. 2007
    ..Eventual implementation is viewed as the consequence of perseverance, experience, and flexibility...
  97. ncbi Hierarchies and cliques in the social networks of health care professionals: implications for the design of dissemination strategies
    E West
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK
    Soc Sci Med 48:633-46. 1999
    ..We conclude that professional socialisation and structural location are important determinants of social networks and that these factors could usefully be considered in the design of strategies to inform and influence clinicians...
  98. pmc Uptake of electronic prescribing in community-based practices
    Michael A Fischer
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:358-63. 2008
    ..In April 2004, 2 large insurers in Massachusetts began a program to fund e-prescribing systems for targeted clinicians and practices. We studied the adoption and uptake of e-prescribing by the targeted prescribers...
  99. ncbi Fidelity of supported employment: lessons learned from the National Evidence-Based Practice Project
    Gary R Bond
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN 46202 3275, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 31:300-5. 2008
    ..To describe the implementation of supported employment in the National Evidence-Based Practices Project, examining and interpreting fidelity changes over two years of program implementation...
  100. ncbi Factors affecting the diffusion of solar water disinfection: a field study in Bolivia
    Simone Heri
    Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Uberlandstrasse 133, Dubendorf, Switzerland
    Health Educ Behav 35:541-60. 2008
    ..The implications of the findings for customizing future SODIS diffusion activities are outlined...
  101. pmc Diffusion of an e-learning programme among Danish General Practitioners: a nation-wide prospective survey
    Frans Boch Waldorff
    Research Unit and Department of General Practice, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Fam Pract 9:24. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the uptake of an e-learning programme introduced to General Practitioners as part of a nation-wide disseminated dementia guideline...

Research Grants64

  1. A geostatistical framework for the multi-scale boundary analysis of space-time tr
    PIERRE E GOOVAERTS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..2. Explore the use of diffusion of innovation theory and simulated annealing-based spatial aggregation algorithms for the representation and ..
  2. From Innovation to Solutions: Autodialers, Use of Early Autumn Physicals and Vac
    Richard K Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..and develop strategies to increase influenza vaccination of children in practice settings, using the Diffusion of Innovation Theory...
  3. PS07-003, Minority HIV/AIDS Research Initiative
    JOSE EDUARDO NANIN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..framework for this study is based primarily on the theory of reasoned action and secondarily on the diffusion of innovation theory. To achieve these aims, we will recruit a total of 300 BMSM and other MSM in their social networks...
  4. Developing an Intervention to Prevent Visceral Fat in Premenopausal Women: (CBID)
    Lynda H Powell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..by theory concerned with sustained change, namely Self-Determination Theory, Social Cognitive Theory, Diffusion of Innovation Theory, Community-Based Participatory Research, Communications Theory, and Utility Theory...
  5. Emergence and Diffusion of Crack and Related Health Risk Behaviors in Mexico City
    Avelardo Valdez; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Innovations include the application of the Diffusion of Innovation Theory to the dynamics of drug epidemics in a developing country, enhancement of the existing Mexico drug ..
  6. NIAKHAR SOCIAL NETWORKS AND HEALTH PROJECT
    John Sandberg; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Social network processes are thought to be key to understanding diffusion of innovation and adoption of new behaviors with regard to health...
  7. Efficacy-to-Effectiveness Transition of an Educational Program to Increase Colore
    Selina A Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We propose using Rogers'Diffusion of Innovation Theory and Glasgow's RE-AIM (Reach, Effectiveness, Adoption, Implementation, Maintenance) evaluation ..
  8. Dissemination of Effective MH Services in Foster Care
    Sonya J Leathers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The enhanced implementation model proposed in this application uses an adaptation of Rogers'(2003) diffusion of innovation theory, which suggests that intervention uptake is improved by using a structured implementation process ..
  9. SMS/GIS Integration for HIV Surveillance and Health Care Delivery
    Deborah Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Guided by the Diffusion of Innovation (DI) Theory, the proposed pilot project will achieve a baseline for a subsequent randomized controlled ..
  10. Green Dot across the Bluegrass: Evaluation of a primary prevention intervention t
    Ann L Coker; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Finally because Green Dots draws on social diffusion of innovation theory we propose (Aim 4) to determine how Green Dot influences bystander behaviors in the first and ..
  11. Comunidades Positivas and Enhanced Partner Therapy in Peru
    Thomas J Coates; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..intervention, entitled "Comunidades Positives," is based on a combination of social-action theory and diffusion of innovation, and is designed to reduce the frequency of unprotected sex with non-primary partners...
  12. Cancer Control Dissemination to Asian Americans
    Shin Ping Tu; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Collect and examine dissemination process data. Based on principles from Diffusion of Innovation Theory, we proposed to replicate an intervention with a 42% effect size...
  13. Social network positional selection of peer change agents
    John Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In addition to utilizing the structural network position of PCAs to enhance the diffusion of innovation, our model also parameterizes important attributes of PCAs, which are determined by primary data ..
  14. Assessment of Local Environmental Risk Training (ALERT)
    STEVEN PAUL WALLACE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..ALERT uses a community based train the trainer model based on diffusion of innovation theoretical framework to build knowledge and skills of community based organizations (CBO) and build ..
  15. NIMH Collaborative HIV/STD Prevention Trial (Russia)
    ANTON SOMLAI; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..It is the first international test of a community-level prevention program and is based on the theory of diffusion of innovation utilizing Community Public Opinion Leaders (C-POLs)...
  16. Translating Depression Guidelines in Substance Abuse Tx
    Geoffrey Curran; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Rather, a multi-component diffusion of innovation intervention is necessary to maximize the adoption of guideline concordant behavior...
  17. Adolescent Primary Care Adoption of Substance Use SBI
    Christopher Tompkins; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study will apply a set of hypotheses derived from emerging models of diffusion of innovation to SBI adoption in primary care settings for adolescents...
  18. PREDICTORS OF DENTISTS INFECTION CONTROL BEHAVIORS
    Donald Sadowsky; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..the theory underlying infection control practices and additional variables suggested by the literature of diffusion of innovation/utilization of scientific knowledge...
  19. Intensive Behavioral Weight Management in Public Health Settings
    Carmen Samuel Hodge; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..To evaluate the translation process, we will use the RE-AIM framework, diffusion of innovation theory, and systematic models of adaptation to assess: 1) factors related to reach;contextual or setting-..
  20. INTERVENTION TO REDUCE HIV/STD RISK IN TEEN PREGNANCY
    Jeannette Ickovics; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Integrating theories of diffusion of innovation, social learning theory, and theory of gender and power, specific aims of the proposed study are to: (1) ..
  21. Traditional Male Circumcision in Malawi and HIV Prevention
    Judith Levy; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In addition, Diffusion of Innovation Theory will be used in examining how information relevant to sexual behavior, gender relationships, and ..
  22. HEALTH OUTCOMES IN PSYCH REHAB: CONTEXT AND ORGANIZATION
    Catherine Greeno; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Prior experience with diffusion of innovation from a variety of social science disciplines suggests that a thorough understanding of community provider ..
  23. Diversity in Biomedical Careers via a BioScience Sharium
    WALTER BOLLENBACHER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Success of the scientists will depend upon their ability to facilitate the "diffusion of innovation" into the teaching and learning culture of the HMU departments...
  24. Child Mental Health Agencies Use of Outcomes for Quality
    Vaishali Patel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Applying diffusion of innovation, behavior change and organizational theories, the study seeks to identify critical factors necessary to ..
  25. Organizational Processess in Treatment Programs
    Cynthia Arfken; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This proposal, using a validated diffusion of innovation model (Rogers, 1995), seeks to determine the processes by which innovations are diffused, retained, and ..
  26. DIFFUSION OF PREVENTIVE HEALTH MEASURES TO SCHOOLS
    JACOB SILVERSIN; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..The study design was based on specific hypotheses derived from classical diffusion of innovation theory and research concerning the diffusion of medical and educational innovations...
  27. HIV Prevention Among SMI in Transitional Housing
    Kathleen Sikkema; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The intervention model integrates social cognitive theory (Bandura, 1986) and diffusion of innovation theory (Rogers, 1983)...
  28. Vaginal Microbicide Acceptability STD/HIV Prevention
    J Fortenberry; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Additional constructs will be drawn from Diffusion of Innovation Theory...
  29. The Growing Disparity in Illegal Drug Use Across Socioeconomic Strata
    Richard Miech; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We use a "Diffusion of Innovation" framework, which predicts that users of an innovation such as illegal drugs fall into distinct ..
  30. Rural Community Partnership to Promote Fitness by Age 5
    Barbara Dennison; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The theoretical frameworks of "Diffusion of Innovation" and "Social Marketing" will guide the development of this intervention by researchers and childcare ..
  31. SOCIAL MARKETING TOOLS FOR IMPROVING HEALTH PROGRAMS
    KAREN GOLDMAN; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The conceptual basis of this project is Diffusion of Innovation Theory...
  32. CBHATTC 2nd National Conference on the Hispanic Family
    Rafaela Robles; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The conference approach is guided by elements of Hispanic culture, and the theories of Diffusion of Innovation and Successful Technology Implementation.
  33. Concept Mapping of Readiness for Evidence-Based Practice
    GREGORY AARONS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Develop a theoretical model of readiness for EBPs that can be tested in subsequent studies; 5. Develop a preliminary measure of organizational readiness for EBP for use in subsequent studies. ..
  34. ORGANIZATIONAL FACTORS IN YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
    GREGORY AARONS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The research project will include agencies serving adolescents (ages 12-18) representing those most commonly used by youth with co-morbid disorders. ..
  35. Improving Outcomes of LBW Premature Infants and Parents
    Bernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  36. EBP Leadership Summit: Improving health outcomes for high risk children and teens
    Bernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S. to improve health outcomes for our nation's children and adolescents. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. Improving CLTC System Response to Late Life Depression
    Enola Proctor; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..We will follow this work by an R01 study to test the intervention's effectiveness rigorously. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. Fetal Wound Repair- Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms
    Thomas Krummel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We are uniquely qualified to complete this proposal due to our long history of fetal wound healing research and our successful use of the cellular and molecular techniques described herein. ..
  39. Clinical Decision Support in Community Hospitals: Barriers & Facilitators
    Joan S Ash; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. hospitals to Increase quality, safety and efficiency benefits from CPOE with CDS. ..
  40. CENTER FOR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH
    Enola Proctor; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  41. Center for Research on Mental Health in Social Services
    Enola Proctor; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  42. TRANSPORTABILITY OF NEW TREATMENTS: MST AS A TEST CASE
    Sonja Schoenwald; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Test a mediation model of treatment effectiveness in which the impact of intra- and extra-organizational factors and individual clinician variables on outcomes is mediated by clinician adherence. ..
  43. TECHNOLOGY AND STRUCTURE IN CHILDRENS SERVICE SYSTEMS
    Charles Glisson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The effectiveness of the intervention is assessed by comparing the treatment and control casework units on the quality of their work environments and the outcomes of services provided to 1600 children. ..
  44. Testing Context Effects on Treatment of Drug-Using Youth
    Sonja Schoenwald; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. Testing EBP and Organization Effects in Rural Appalachia
    Charles Glisson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The services are being structured and funded in a way that will ensure they can be sustained in each county, if successful, after the completion of the study. ..
  46. Impact of Medicaid Policy on cardiovascular drug use and clinical outcomes
    Michael A Fischer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  47. Rural Hospital Nursing: Environment, Effects and Evidence
    Robin Newhouse; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This project has promising potential to improve quality of care to the rural population using the novel approach of focusing on an understudied area, nursing in rural hospitals. ..
  48. A New Measure of Nursing Home Care Quality
    Marilyn Rantz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  49. IMPACT OF AIDS ON ADOLESCENTS TRANSITION TO ADULTHOOD
    MARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  50. Unit Level Nurse Workload Impacts on Patient Safety
    Nancy Donaldson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Of equal importance, this study will advance staffing measurement by tracing and analyzing the impact of variation in staffing and patient turnover, exploring the impact of variance on patient safety and outcomes. ..
  51. POPULATION BASED PSYCHIATRIC INTERVENTION--PRIMARY CARE
    Wayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  52. HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY AND BREAST CANCER
    Patricia Carney; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  53. COMMUNITY STEPS TO MINORITY YOUTH FITNESS
    Antronette Yancey; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Mediating variables are self-report behaviors and attitudes. 4. Compile and distribute a resource book that includes those behavior change strategies that were observed to work best with this population. ..
  54. Evidence-Based Curriculum in Alternative Therapies
    Victor Sierpina; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Mounting the curriculum on our web site will enable us to export it to other educational settings nationwide. ..
  55. Custom Computer Support: Home Care of CABG Patients
    Patricia Brennan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Key outcome variables include patient and nurse satisfaction with care, patient self-management, 30-day readmission rate and nurse workload. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  56. HIV Related Stigma among Service Providers in China
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These data will prepare the team to conduct a randomized controlled trial across different levels of health care providers in China. ..
  57. Proactive Risk Assessment of Primary Care of the Elderly
    Ben Tzion Karsh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The investigators have a history of successful collaboration and deliverables in primary care patient safety. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. NIMH Collaboration HIV/STD Intervention Trial in China
    MARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will initiate the intervention in the control markets from 12/06-12/07. We will participate in publishing cross-site papers throughout the next three years. ..
  59. First-Time Parent Interactive Parenting Intervention
    Edward Feil; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  60. HEALTH RELATED INTERVENTIONS FOR PERSONS LIVING WITH HIV
    MARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  61. Technology to Automatically Detect Early Signs of Illness in Senior Housing
    Marilyn J Rantz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Subjects will not use any expensive telehealth equipment or wear any devices. We propose to use this information to detect changes in health status which could indicate an impending acute illness or exacerbation of chronic illness. ..
  62. Bar Coding Technology and Patient and Employee Safety
    Ben Tzion Karsh; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Fourth, it is significant that this study will take place in pediatric facilities since the complexity of health care delivery is compounded with children. ..
  63. Dissemination of empirically-supported psychotherapies
    Joan Cook; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  64. TEA for Families & Children: Preparation for a Randomized Trial
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The goal of this study is to develop and pilot an intervention for PLH and their family members in order to improve the long term health, mental health and behavioral adjustment of the children in poor, rural areas in China. ..