interdisciplinary communication

Summary

Summary: Communication, in the sense of cross-fertilization of ideas, involving two or more academic disciplines (such as the disciplines that comprise the cross-disciplinary field of bioethics, including the health and biological sciences, the humanities, and the social sciences and law). Also includes problems in communication stemming from differences in patterns of language usage in different academic or medical disciplines.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Discrepant attitudes about teamwork among critical care nurses and physicians
    Eric J Thomas
    University of Texas Houston Medical School, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:956-9. 2003
  2. pmc From parallel practice to integrative health care: a conceptual framework
    Heather Boon
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, ON, M5S 2S2, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 4:15. 2004
  3. pmc Physician and pharmacist collaboration to improve blood pressure control
    Barry L Carter
    Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Room 527, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1996-2002. 2009
  4. ncbi Influences on multidisciplinary team decision-making
    A Lanceley
    Gynaecological Cancer Research Centre, Institute for Women s Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 18:215-22. 2008
  5. pmc The quality of communication about older patients between hospital physicians and general practitioners: a panel study assessment
    Helge Garåsen
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:133. 2007
  6. ncbi The multidisciplinary meeting: An indispensable aid to communication between different specialities
    Thomas Ruhstaller
    Division of Oncology Haematology, Kantonsspital St Gallen, Rorschacherstr 107, CH 9007, Switzerland Department of Clinical Oncology, Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle CA2 7HY, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:2459-62. 2006
  7. ncbi An outreach geriatric medication advisory service in residential aged care: a randomised controlled trial of case conferencing
    Maria Crotty
    Flinders University Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care, Repatriation General Hospital, Daws Road, Daw Park, South Australia 5041, Australia
    Age Ageing 33:612-7. 2004
  8. ncbi Multidisciplinary team working across different tumour types: analysis of a national survey
    B W Lamb
    Centre for Patient Safety and Service Quality, Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Ann Oncol 23:1293-300. 2012
  9. pmc The reduction of disability in community-dwelling frail older people: design of a two-arm cluster randomized controlled trial
    Silke F Metzelthin
    Department of Health Care and Nursing Science, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:511. 2010
  10. ncbi Construct validation of the readiness for interprofessional learning scale: a Rasch and factor analysis
    Brett Williams
    Department of Community Emergency Health and Paramedic Practice, Monash University, Frankston, Australia
    J Interprof Care 26:326-32. 2012

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  1. ncbi Discrepant attitudes about teamwork among critical care nurses and physicians
    Eric J Thomas
    University of Texas Houston Medical School, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:956-9. 2003
    ..To measure and compare critical care physicians' and nurses' attitudes about teamwork...
  2. pmc From parallel practice to integrative health care: a conceptual framework
    Heather Boon
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, ON, M5S 2S2, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 4:15. 2004
    ..The purpose of this paper is to develop a conceptual framework for describing, comparing and evaluating different forms of team-oriented health care practices that have evolved in Western health care systems...
  3. pmc Physician and pharmacist collaboration to improve blood pressure control
    Barry L Carter
    Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Room 527, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1996-2002. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate if a physician and pharmacist collaborative model in community-based medical offices could improve BP control...
  4. ncbi Influences on multidisciplinary team decision-making
    A Lanceley
    Gynaecological Cancer Research Centre, Institute for Women s Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 18:215-22. 2008
    ..Practitioners' sphere of expertise, Department of Health policy, and familiarity of the team with the patient are key factors in shaping decision-making in MDMs...
  5. pmc The quality of communication about older patients between hospital physicians and general practitioners: a panel study assessment
    Helge Garåsen
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:133. 2007
    ..The main objectives of this study were to assess the quality of the written communication between physicians and to estimate the number of patients that could have been treated at primary care level instead of at a general hospital...
  6. ncbi The multidisciplinary meeting: An indispensable aid to communication between different specialities
    Thomas Ruhstaller
    Division of Oncology Haematology, Kantonsspital St Gallen, Rorschacherstr 107, CH 9007, Switzerland Department of Clinical Oncology, Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle CA2 7HY, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:2459-62. 2006
    ..As MDT's are a key component in a professional's routine, it is worthwhile spending time considering the organisations, targets, documentation and collaboration within the MDT...
  7. ncbi An outreach geriatric medication advisory service in residential aged care: a randomised controlled trial of case conferencing
    Maria Crotty
    Flinders University Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care, Repatriation General Hospital, Daws Road, Daw Park, South Australia 5041, Australia
    Age Ageing 33:612-7. 2004
    ..efficient strategies are needed to provide specialist advice in nursing homes to ensure quality medical care. We describe a case conference intervention involving a multidisciplinary team of health professionals...
  8. ncbi Multidisciplinary team working across different tumour types: analysis of a national survey
    B W Lamb
    Centre for Patient Safety and Service Quality, Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Ann Oncol 23:1293-300. 2012
    ..Using data from a national survey, this study aimed to address whether the current model for multidisciplinary team (MDT) working is appropriate for all tumour types...
  9. pmc The reduction of disability in community-dwelling frail older people: design of a two-arm cluster randomized controlled trial
    Silke F Metzelthin
    Department of Health Care and Nursing Science, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:511. 2010
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  10. ncbi Construct validation of the readiness for interprofessional learning scale: a Rasch and factor analysis
    Brett Williams
    Department of Community Emergency Health and Paramedic Practice, Monash University, Frankston, Australia
    J Interprof Care 26:326-32. 2012
    ..Two items were found not to fit the new RIPLS four-factor structure and it is recommended that they be discarded. Further refinement of the RIPLS is recommended...
  11. ncbi Evaluating efforts to optimize TeamSTEPPS implementation in surgical and pediatric intensive care units
    Celeste M Mayer
    University of North Carolina Health Care, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:365-74. 2011
    ..An evidence-based teamwork system, Team-STEPPS, was implemented in an academic medical center's pediatric and surgical ICUs...
  12. ncbi Multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary, or dysfunctional? Team working in mixed-methods research
    Alicia O'Cathain
    University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Qual Health Res 18:1574-85. 2008
    ..Methodological respect between team members and a principal investigator who valued integration emerged as essential to achieving integrated research outcomes...
  13. ncbi Interprofessional collaboration within Canadian integrative healthcare clinics: Key components
    Isabelle Gaboury
    Department of Community Health Science, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 69:707-15. 2009
    ..These factors are critical to better understand the functioning of IHC clinics, and provide guidance for creation or maintenance of successful clinics...
  14. ncbi Part II. General practitioner-specialist referral process
    L Piterman
    Department of General Practice, School of Primary Health Care, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Intern Med J 35:491-6. 2005
    ..When these expectations remain unmet, GPs, specialists and patients end up dissatisfied with the referral process...
  15. pmc Are female students in general and nursing students more ready for teamwork and interprofessional collaboration in healthcare?
    Margaretha Wilhelmsson
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    BMC Med Educ 11:15. 2011
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  16. pmc Understanding communication networks in the emergency department
    Nerida Creswick
    Health Informatics Research and Evaluation Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:247. 2009
    ..This study examined the problem-solving, medication advice-seeking and socialising networks of staff working in an Australian hospital ED...
  17. pmc Assessing the value of team science: a study comparing center- and investigator-initiated grants
    Kara L Hall
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Prev Med 42:157-63. 2012
    ..Large cross-disciplinary scientific teams are becoming increasingly prominent in the conduct of research...
  18. pmc Implementing referral guidelines: lessons from a negative outcome cluster randomised factorial trial in general practice
    Moyez Jiwa
    Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 7:65. 2006
    ..Few patients with lower bowel symptoms who consult their general practitioner need a specialist opinion. However data from referred patients suggest that those who are referred would benefit from detailed assessment before referral...
  19. ncbi Evaluation of interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research: a literature review
    Julie T Klein
    Interdisciplinary Studies Program Department of English, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:S116-23. 2008
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  20. ncbi Translational and clinical science--time for a new vision
    Elias A Zerhouni
    National Institutes of Health, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:1621-3. 2005
  21. ncbi Improving patient survival with the colorectal cancer multi-disciplinary team
    E MacDermid
    Department of Surgery, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley, UK
    Colorectal Dis 11:291-5. 2009
    ..Our single operator presented his patients before and after the inception of an MDT meeting in June 2002. The aim of this study was to assess the effect of this on his patients' survival, and trends in the use of adjuvant chemotherapy...
  22. ncbi The science of team science: overview of the field and introduction to the supplement
    Daniel Stokols
    School of Social Ecology, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:S77-89. 2008
    ..This introductory article summarizes the major goals and organizing themes of the supplement, draws links between the constituent articles, and identifies new areas of study within the science of team science...
  23. ncbi A letter of consequence: referral letters from general practitioners to secondary mental health services
    Ian Shaw
    School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Qual Health Res 15:116-28. 2005
    ..Such understanding implies the need for a reexamination of the support available for GPs...
  24. ncbi Operating room teamwork among physicians and nurses: teamwork in the eye of the beholder
    Martin A Makary
    Department of Surgery and Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 202:746-52. 2006
    ..Although efforts to improve patient safety through improving teamwork are growing, there is no validated tool to scientifically measure teamwork in the surgical setting...
  25. ncbi Effective interprofessional teams: "contact is not enough" to build a team
    Joan Sargeant
    Division of Medical Education, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 28:228-34. 2008
    ..This study explores perceptions of effective primary health care teams to determine the related learning needs of primary health care professionals...
  26. ncbi Deficits in communication and information transfer between hospital-based and primary care physicians: implications for patient safety and continuity of care
    Sunil Kripalani
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    JAMA 297:831-41. 2007
    ..Delayed or inaccurate communication between hospital-based and primary care physicians at hospital discharge may negatively affect continuity of care and contribute to adverse events...
  27. pmc Subgroup analyses on return to work in sick-listed employees with low back pain in a randomised trial comparing brief and multidisciplinary intervention
    Christina M Stapelfeldt
    Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Centre of Public Health, Central Denmark Region, School of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:112. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to identify subgroups, primarily defined by work-related baseline factors that would benefit more from the multidisciplinary intervention than from the brief intervention...
  28. ncbi Interprofessional interaction, negotiation and non-negotiation on general internal medicine wards
    Scott Reeves
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    J Interprof Care 23:633-45. 2009
    ..The paper draws on Strauss' (1978) negotiated order theory to provide a theoretical lens to help illuminate the nature of interaction and negotiation in GIM...
  29. ncbi Comparison of recommendations for radiotherapy from two contemporaneous thoracic multidisciplinary meeting formats: co-located and video conference
    G Stevens
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Auckland Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
    Intern Med J 42:1213-8. 2012
    ..In the Auckland/Northland region, there are two contemporaneous weekly TMDM using different formats; one is a co-located TMDM (C-TMDM), and the other is a video conference TMDM (V-TMDM) connecting different locations...
  30. ncbi An evaluation of treatment decisions at a colorectal cancer multi-disciplinary team
    J J Wood
    Division of Surgery, Head and Neck, United Bristol Healthcare Trust, Bristol, UK
    Colorectal Dis 10:769-72. 2008
    ..This study examined MDT decision-making by studying whether MDT treatment decisions were implemented and investigated the reasons why some decisions changed after the meeting...
  31. ncbi The marriage of evidence and narrative: scientific nurturance within clinical practice
    Suzana Alves Silva
    Teaching and Research Center of Pro Cardíaco, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:585-93. 2011
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  32. ncbi Prioritisation of vascular outpatient appointments cannot be based on referral letters alone
    N N B Patel
    Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Llantrisant, Ynysmaerdy, Rhondda Cynon
    Surgeon 6:140-3. 2008
    ..A large number of such referrals are received each week from general practitioners. It is important to prioritise patients with conditions that need to be dealt with quickly...
  33. pmc Impact of multidisciplinary team management in head and neck cancer patients
    P L Friedland
    Ear Sciences Centre, School of Surgery, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Br J Cancer 104:1246-8. 2011
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  34. ncbi [Multidisciplinary team meetings in cancerology: setting priorities for improvement]
    Pascale Guillem
    CHU de Grenoble, centre de coordination en cancérologie, France
    Bull Cancer 98:989-98. 2011
    ..Leading to completeness raises questions about medical time employment and meaning of the MDT meeting for standard clinical cases. The priority seems to enforce multidisciplinarity rather than reach completeness...
  35. ncbi Improvements in quality of care resulting from a formal multidisciplinary tumour clinic in the management of high-grade glioma
    Michael F Back
    The Cancer Institute, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 36:347-51. 2007
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  36. pmc Insufficient communication about medication use at the interface between hospital and primary care
    Bente Glintborg
    Clinic of Internal Medicine I, H S Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:34-9. 2007
    ..Subsequently, the authors evaluated where errors were introduced and the possible implications of incongruent medication lists...
  37. ncbi In-hospital medication reviews reduce unidentified drug-related problems
    Asa Bondesson
    The Department of Medicines Management and Informatics, Region Skåne, Kristianstad, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 69:647-55. 2013
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  38. ncbi A longitudinal study of the effect of an interprofessional education curriculum on student satisfaction and attitudes towards interprofessional teamwork and education
    Vernon R Curran
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    J Interprof Care 24:41-52. 2010
    ..The findings have implications for the design and integration of IPE curriculum within existing uni-professional curriculum...
  39. ncbi [Gatekeeping and referrals from GPs to cardiologists: patients' opinions and registration of information flow]
    Steinar Björnsson
    Heilsugaeslu höfudborgarsvaedisins, Efstaleiti
    Laeknabladid 96:335-40. 2010
    ..We studied patients' experiences and opinions on the referral process and explored the potential for quality improvement related to the increase in written communication between referring GPs and cardiologists...
  40. pmc Health status, quality of life, and satisfaction of patients awaiting multidisciplinary bariatric care
    Raj S Padwal
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 2F1, 26 Walter C, Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, 8440 112th Street, Edmonton, AB T6G 2B7, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:139. 2012
    ..Our objective was to examine wait-listed patients' health status and perceptions regarding the consequences of prolonged wait times using a cross-sectional study design nested within a prospective cohort...
  41. ncbi Physician assistant students' views regarding interprofessional education: a focus group study
    Desiree Lie
    Keck School of Medicine Primary Care Physician Assistant Program, University of Southern California, Alhambra, California, USA
    J Physician Assist Educ 24:35-41. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify and report physician assistant (PA) student experiences, learning, and opinions regarding interprofessional education (IPE)...
  42. pmc Transdisciplinarity as an inference technique to achieve a better understanding in the health and environmental sciences
    Matilda Annerstedt
    Area of Work Science, Business Economics and Environmental Psychology, Department of Landscape Planning, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Alnarp, Sweden
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:2692-707. 2010
    ..Thus, a small step might be taken in this immense research arena...
  43. ncbi Evaluation of multi-professional obstetric skills training for postpartum hemorrhage
    Veronika Markova
    Copenhagen University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:346-52. 2012
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  44. ncbi Achieving teamwork in stroke units: the contribution of opportunistic dialogue
    David J Clarke
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Baines Wing, PO Box 214, Leeds, LS2 9UT, UK
    J Interprof Care 24:285-97. 2010
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  45. ncbi Diamantina Health Partners: integrating leadership in research, research translation, education and clinical care
    Jennifer H Martin
    Southside Clinical School, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD
    Med J Aust 196:237-9. 2012
    ..There are significant administrative and personnel issues to surmount, but planning for integration has begun, and plans for turning research outcomes into clinical care plans are already emerging...
  46. pmc Personalized medicine and education: the challenge
    Jacques Haiech
    School of Biotechnology, University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
    Croat Med J 53:298-300. 2012
    ..The challenge of implementing new training methods in line with the shift is a major bottleneck to the emergence and success of personalized medicine in our societies...
  47. ncbi What 'empirical turn in bioethics'?
    Samia Hurst
    Institute for Biomedical Ethics, CMU 1 Rue Michel Servet, 1211 Geneva samia hurst unige ch
    Bioethics 24:439-44. 2010
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  48. ncbi The birth of the empirical turn in bioethics
    Pascal Borry
    Center for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Faculty of Medicine, K U Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 3, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Bioethics 19:49-71. 2005
    ..However, a problematic relationship cannot simply and easily evolve into a perfect interaction. A new and positive climate for empirical approaches has arisen, but the original difficulties have not disappeared...
  49. ncbi Of towers, walls, and fields: perspectives on language in science
    Scott Montgomery
    1511 18th Avenue East, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    Science 303:1333-5. 2004
    ..Real in part, each trend is complex and multileveled, and includes elements of convergence and divergence, along with important implications for the present and future of technical knowledge...
  50. ncbi Bioethics as politics: the limits of moral expertise
    Madison Powers
    Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
    Kennedy Inst Ethics J 15:305-22. 2005
    ..The risk, both then and now, is that we will fail to appreciate the wide range of reasonable disagreement that will remain past the point of extended reflection and discussion...
  51. ncbi Sensible discussion in bioethics: reflections on interdisciplinary research
    Vilhjalmur Arnason
    Centre for Ethics, University of Iceland, Reykjavik
    Camb Q Healthc Ethics 14:322-8. 2005
  52. ncbi Expert and trainee determinations of rhetorical relevance in referral and consultation letters
    Lorelei Lingard
    Centre for Research in Education, University Health Network, University of Toronto, 200 Elizabeth Street, Eaton South I 605, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2C4
    Med Educ 38:168-76. 2004
    ..Our study examined how "relevance" is signalled and decoded in these letters, from the perspective of both experts and trainees in three clinical specialties...
  53. ncbi Medical hegemony in decision-making--a barrier to interdisciplinary working in intensive care?
    Maureen Coombs
    Southampton University Hospitals Trust and School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    J Adv Nurs 46:245-52. 2004
    ..Much debate has followed on the nature of working relationships within the health care team...
  54. ncbi Writing effective consultation letters: 12 tips for teachers
    Erin Keely
    Department of MedicineUniversity of Ottawa, Canada
    Med Teach 24:585-9. 2002
    ..This article describes the authors' experience in teaching the skill of writing effective consultation letters to residents and describes strategies for evaluating this skill...
  55. ncbi Pervasive healthcare as a scientific discipline
    J E Bardram
    IT University of Copenhagen, Rued Langgaards Vej 7, 2300 København S, Denmark
    Methods Inf Med 47:178-85. 2008
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  56. ncbi Meta-analysis: effect of interactive communication between collaborating primary care physicians and specialists
    Robbie Foy
    Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, Charles Thackrah Building, University of Leeds, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9LJ, United Kingdom
    Ann Intern Med 152:247-58. 2010
    ..Whether collaborative care models that enable interactive communication (timely, 2-way exchange of pertinent clinical information directly between primary care and specialist physicians) improve patient outcomes is uncertain...
  57. ncbi Scenarios to capture work processes in shared homecare--from analysis to application
    Maria Hägglund
    Centre for eHealth, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Med Inform 79:e126-34. 2010
    ..It is also crucial, but difficult, to correctly transfer this insight to the development team...
  58. ncbi The impact of case discussion at a multidisciplinary team meeting on the treatment and survival of patients with inoperable non-small cell lung cancer
    S Bydder
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 39:838-41. 2009
    ..Those whose case had been discussed at a multidisciplinary meeting had better survival than those whose case was not discussed (mean survival; 280 days vs. 205 days, log-rank P= 0.048)...
  59. ncbi Multidisciplinary crisis simulations: the way forward for training surgical teams
    Shabnam Undre
    Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College and St, Mary s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    World J Surg 31:1843-53. 2007
    ..Recently safety skills training has been applied in the practice of medicine. In this study, we developed and piloted a module using multidisciplinary crisis scenarios in a simulated operating theatre to train entire surgical teams...
  60. ncbi Interdisciplinary communication in the intensive care unit
    T W Reader
    School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, Kings College, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Br J Anaesth 98:347-52. 2007
    ..This study examines whether ICU doctors and nurses have a shared perception of interdisciplinary communication in the UK ICU.
  61. ncbi Effect of crew resource management training in a multidisciplinary obstetrical setting
    Guy Haller
    Quality of Care Unit and Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive care, Geneva University Hospital, 24, Rue Micheli du Crest, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Qual Health Care 20:254-63. 2008
    ..To assess the effect of a Crew Resource Management (CRM) intervention specifically designed to improve teamwork and communication skills in a multidisciplinary obstetrical setting...
  62. ncbi The Leicester Model of Interprofessional education: developing, delivering and learning from student voices for 10 years
    Elizabeth S Anderson
    Department of Medical and Social Care Education, Maurice Shock Medical Sciences Building, Leicester, UK
    J Interprof Care 23:557-73. 2009
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  63. ncbi Social network analysis of medication advice-seeking interactions among staff in an Australian hospital
    Nerida Creswick
    Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Lidcombe, NSW, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 79:e116-25. 2010
    ..To examine the medication advice-seeking network of staff in a hospital ward...
  64. ncbi Twenty years experiences of interprofessional education in Linkoping--ground-breaking and sustainable
    Margaretha Wilhelmsson
    Unit of Educational Development and Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    J Interprof Care 23:121-33. 2009
    ..The article presents how the Linkoping model was developed, the outcomes, experiences and some outlines for future challenges...
  65. pmc Teamwork skills, shared mental models, and performance in simulated trauma teams: an independent group design
    Heidi Kristina Westli
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 18:47. 2010
    ..The purpose of the study was to investigate whether demonstrated teamwork skills and behaviour indicating shared mental models would be associated with observed improved medical management in trauma team simulations...
  66. ncbi Teamwork and communication in surgical teams: implications for patient safety
    Peter Mills
    Field Office of the Department of Veterans Affairs National Center for Patient Safety, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:107-12. 2008
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  67. ncbi Stereotyping at the undergraduate level revealed during interprofessional learning between future doctors and biomedical scientists
    Moira S Lewitt
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Interprof Care 24:53-62. 2010
    ..Effective learning opportunities should be supported at the curriculum level and be designed to specifically enable a broad appreciation of each other's future professional roles...
  68. pmc Defining interdisciplinary research: conclusions from a critical review of the literature
    Sally W Aboelela
    Columbia University School of Nursing, 630 W 168th St New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:329-46. 2007
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  69. ncbi Teamwork on inpatient medical units: assessing attitudes and barriers
    K J O'Leary
    Division of Hospital Medicine, 259 E Erie Street, Suite 475, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:117-21. 2010
    ..Discrepant attitudes about teamwork among nurses and physicians exist in operating rooms and intensive care units. Little is known about teamwork attitudes on general medical services...
  70. ncbi Team science and critical care
    Constantine A Manthous
    Bridgeport Hospital and Yale University School of Medicine, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:17-25. 2011
    ..The article highlights how team principles might be used to improve patient care and navigate hospital hierarchies, and concludes with implications for future educational and scientific efforts...
  71. ncbi Effects of nationwide training of multiprofessional trauma teams in norwegian hospitals
    Torben Wisborg
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care T W, Hammerfest Hospital, Hammerfest, Norway
    J Trauma 64:1613-8. 2008
    ..This study evaluates the effects of training on participants' knowledge, confidence, and perceived trauma team performance, controlling for hospital size and the participants' previous experience...
  72. ncbi Learning to cross boundaries: the integration of a health network to deliver seamless care
    Jeroen D H van Wijngaarden
    Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam, Instituut Voor Beleid en Management Gezondheidszorg, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 79:203-13. 2006
    ..Through this learning process, they also experienced the limitations of standardizing knowledge in criteria, protocols and rules, and the value of direct contact for sharing information and knowledge, to ensure continuity in care...
  73. ncbi Interdisciplinary communication: an uncharted source of medical error?
    George Alvarez
    Center of Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2034, Australia
    J Crit Care 21:236-42; discussion 242. 2006
  74. ncbi It's not easy being interdisciplinary
    John Lynch
    Int J Epidemiol 35:1119-22. 2006
  75. ncbi The multitasking clinician: decision-making and cognitive demand during and after team handoffs in emergency care
    Archana Laxmisan
    Laboratory of Decision Making and Cognition, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, 622 West 168th Street Vanderbilt Clinic, Fifth Floor, New York, NY, United States
    Int J Med Inform 76:801-11. 2007
    ..The need to tailor existing generic electronic tools to support adaptive processes like multitasking and handoffs in a time-constrained environment is discussed...
  76. pmc Defining the technical skills of teamwork in surgery
    A N Healey
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Imperial College, University of London, St Mary s Hospital, London W2 1NY, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:231-4. 2006
    ..However, the measures employed for enhancing teamwork in training and practice will need to vary in their object of analysis, level of technical specificity, and system scope...
  77. ncbi A comprehensive approach for evaluating telemedicine-delivered multidisciplinary breast cancer meetings in southern Scotland
    I H Kunkler
    University Department of Clinical Oncology and Edinburgh Breast Unit, Western General Hospital, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 11:71-73. 2005
    ..A cost-minimization analysis will be used for economic assessment...
  78. ncbi [Hospital discharge information as a communication tool]
    Kari J Kvaerner
    Senter for hode og halsforskning, Akershus universitetssykehus, 1478 Lørenskog
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2815-7. 2005
    ..It has been claimed that the communication between GPs and specialised health care is insufficient, particularly for patients with an extended need of care...
  79. ncbi Toward transdisciplinary research: historical and contemporary perspectives
    Frank Kessel
    University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:S225-34. 2008
    ....
  80. pmc A study of information flow in hospice interdisciplinary team meetings
    George Demiris
    University of Washington, BNHS Box 357266, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Interprof Care 22:621-9. 2008
    ..In 8.6% of all discussions the same facts were repeated three times or more. Based on the findings we propose guidelines that can address potential informational gaps and enhance team communication in hospice...
  81. ncbi Perspectives on antimicrobial resistance: establishing an interdisciplinary research approach
    Elaine L Larson
    School of Nursing and Mailman School of Public Health, USA
    Am J Infect Control 33:410-8. 2005
  82. ncbi Inter-ethics: towards an interactive and interdependent bioethics
    Tineke A Abma
    Department of Medical Humanities and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Bioethics 24:242-55. 2010
    ..In order to illustrate this new approach, we present a case study. It concerns a project focusing on an innovation in elderly care, based on the participation of various stakeholders, especially older people themselves...
  83. ncbi A new model for collaborative continuing professional development
    Dianne Delva
    Queen s University, Faculty of Health Sciences Continuing Professional Development, KFL and A Community Care Access Centre, KFL and A Public Health, Canada
    J Interprof Care 22:91-100. 2008
    ..Evaluations suggest that the case scenario and consultation approach successfully focused participants to address relevant local issues to improve collaboration among community providers...
  84. ncbi Training multiprofessional trauma teams in Norwegian hospitals using simple and low cost local simulations
    Torben Wisborg
    The BEST Foundation, BEST Better and Systematic Trauma Care, Hammerfest Hospital, Hammerfest, Norway
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 19:85-95. 2006
    ..We developed and implemented a one-day multi-professional training course for hospital trauma teams in order to improve communication, cooperation and leadership...
  85. ncbi Information sharing in interdisciplinary team meetings: an evaluation of hospice goals
    Elaine M Wittenberg-Lyles
    Department of Communication at the University of Texas, San Antonio, USA
    Qual Health Res 15:1377-91. 2005
    ..Furthermore, she understood that the addition of psychosocial information creates a dialectical tension for the team...
  86. ncbi Effects of co-financed interdisciplinary teamwork on sick leave for people with musculoskeletal disorders
    Eva Lisa Hultberg
    Department of Social Medicine, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sweden
    Work 26:369-77. 2006
    ....
  87. ncbi Cultural competence in interdisciplinary collaborations: a method for respecting diversity in research partnerships
    Stephanie M Reich
    Department of Psychology and Human Development, Center for Evaluation and Program Improvement, Vanderbilt University, 1212 21st Ave, 3rd Floor, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 38:51-62. 2006
    ..Through awareness of one's own disciplinary culture and sensitivity to others, interdisciplinary research and practice may provide creative solutions to important problems...
  88. ncbi [The good discharge summary--criteria and evaluation]
    Christian Hall
    Medisinsk avdeling, Diakonhjemmets sykehus, 0319 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1049-52. 2007
    ..A discharge summary should be sent to the primary care physicians to ensure adequate follow-up of patients after discharge from hospital. It should arrive in due time and its content should serve its purpose...
  89. ncbi Two sides of the coin - general practitioners' experience of working in multidisciplinary teams
    Anders Hansson
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine Primary Health Care, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Interprof Care 22:5-16. 2008
    ..Apart from time, teamwork requires, professional supervision and doctors need to be trained in this method as early as in medical school...
  90. ncbi Randomized clinical trial of a postdischarge pharmaceutical care program vs regular follow-up in patients with heart failure
    C López Cabezas
    Pharmacy Department, Cardiology Unit, General Hospital of Vic, Barcelona, Spain
    Farm Hosp 30:328-42. 2006
    ..To assess the efficacy of a multifactorial educational intervention carried out by a pharmacist in patients with heart failure (HF)...
  91. ncbi Surgeons' views on multi-disciplinary breast meetings
    E J Macaskill
    Academic Office, Edinburgh Breast Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, Scotland, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:905-8. 2006
    ..A quarter of units did not discuss patients with breast cancer before operation. This study shows that there is a need to improve provision for MDMs and to produce guidelines for these meetings...
  92. ncbi Establishing a transdisciplinary research team in academia
    Joyce Magill-Evans
    Department of Occupational Therapy, OT C, Room 2 64, Corbett Hall, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    J Allied Health 31:222-6. 2002
    ....
  93. ncbi Integrative healthcare: arriving at a working definition
    Heather Boon
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto
    Altern Ther Health Med 10:48-56. 2004
    ..These were used to guide the development of a definition of integrative healthcare that should be seen as an "ideal type" or goal toward which practitioners and health systems could strive...
  94. ncbi Designing clinically useful systems: examples from medicine and dentistry
    S Koch
    Department of Medical Sciences, Medical Informatics and Engineering, Uppsala University, University Hospital, 82 1, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Adv Dent Res 17:65-8. 2003
    ..These research projects cover IT support for chairside work in dentistry (http://www.dis.uu.se/mdi/research/projects/orquest) and ICT support for home health care of elderly citizens (http://www.medsci.uu.se/mie/project/closecare)...
  95. ncbi [Do general practitioners know what medication community nurses give their shared patients?]
    Sture Rognstad
    Seksjon for allmennmedisin, Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1130 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:810-2. 2004
    ..Frail elderly outpatients often receive medicines from community nurses. There is little knowledge of how general practitioners (GPs) and nurses update and coordinate their medication lists for their shared patients...
  96. pmc A meeting of minds: interdisciplinary research in the health sciences in Canada
    Judith G Hall
    Division of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 175:763-71. 2006
    ....
  97. ncbi Physician communities of practice: where learning and practice are inseparable
    John T Parboosingh
    Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 22:230-6. 2002
    ..This article describes a program of research that is planned to assess the effectiveness of information and communication technologies that purport to support and enhance learning in practice...
  98. ncbi An approach for integrating complementary-alternative medicine into primary care
    Moshe A Frenkel
    Department of Family Practice, Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Fam Pract 20:324-32. 2003
    ....
  99. ncbi Faulty judgment, expert opinion, and decision-making capacity
    M Silberfeld
    Competency Clinic, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, North York, ON, Canada
    Theor Med Bioeth 20:377-93. 1999
    ..We propose the requisite expertise to be developed in the long term as a distinct multidisciplinary endeavour...
  100. ncbi Complementary and alternative medical therapies: implications for medical education
    Miriam S Wetzel
    Harvard Medical School, 10 Shattuck Street, Suite 612, Boston, MA 02115
    Ann Intern Med 138:191-6. 2003
    ..It offers practical suggestions for finding time in an already packed curriculum, getting started, including faculty and students in the process, and sustaining the initiative with the necessary administrative and institutional support...
  101. pmc A suite of web applications to streamline the interdisciplinary collaboration in secondary data analyses
    Ricardo Pietrobon
    Center for Excellence in Surgical Outcomes, Duke University Medical Center, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 4:29. 2004
    ..We describe a system of web applications designed to streamline the interdisciplinary collaboration in outcomes research...

Research Grants66

  1. Optimizing Treatment of Mental Illness during Pregnancy:Improving Infant Outcomes
    Katherine L Wisner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..that perinatal mental illness is a very common and understudied clinical problem;2) enhance interdisciplinary communication and research collaboration;3) focus on optimizing treatment for pregnant women and reducing adverse ..
  2. Fourth Annual OSSD Meeting
    Jill B Becker; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the knowledge of the biological basis of sex/gender differences in health and disease by facilitating interdisciplinary communication and collaboration among scientists and clinicians from diverse scientific and professional ..
  3. Impact of Heath Information Technology on Delivery and Quality of Patient Care
    AMANDA JANE HESSELS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..health records (EHR) is one promising system-level initiative that may improve provider performance, interdisciplinary communication, reduce adverse patient events, improve the overall quality of patient care, and ultimately improve ..
  4. International Leptospirosis Society Meeting 2011
    Joseph M Vinetz; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  5. Sixth Annual OSSD Meeting
    Christine Carter; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..to enhance the knowledge of sex/gender differences in human health and disease by facilitating interdisciplinary communication and collaboration among scientists and clinicians from diverse backgrounds...
  6. Annual meeting of the Organization for the Study of Sex Differences
    Kevin D Beck; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..knowledge of the biological basis of sex/gender differences in health and disease by facilitating interdisciplinary communication and collaboration among scientists and clinicians from diverse scientific and professional ..
  7. Randomized trial of an interdisciplinary communication intervention to improve pa
    RUTH ANN ENGELBERG; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..long term objectives of this proposal are: 1) to demonstrate the efficacy of a facilitator-assisted interdisciplinary communication intervention in the ICU to improve family and patient outcomes;and 2) to demonstrate the feasibility ..
  8. IBMS Sun Valley Workshop on Musculoskeletal Biology
    David B Burr; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Workshops promote interdisciplinary communication, and are unusual in that discussion time equals or exceeds time allotted for formal presentation...
  9. Fifth Annual OSSD Meeting
    Amy B Wisniewski; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..the knowledge of the biological basis of sex/gender differences in health and disease by facilitating interdisciplinary communication and collaboration among scientists and clinicians from diverse scientific and professional ..
  10. Sun Valley Workshop: Musculoskeletal Biology
    David B Burr; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The Workshops have been successful in promoting interdisciplinary communication, and are unusual in that discussion time equals or exceeds time allotted for formal presentation...
  11. Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Biology
    David B Burr; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The Workshops have been successful in promoting interdisciplinary communication, and are unusual in that discussion time equals or exceeds time allotted for formal presentation...
  12. Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Biology
    David B Burr; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The Workshops have been successful in promoting interdisciplinary communication, and are unusual in that discussion time equals or exceeds time allotted for formal presentation...
  13. Improving Family Outcomes with a Communication Intervention in the Pediatric ICU
    Ross M Hays; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This project will evaluate the effects of integrating a standardized interdisciplinary communication intervention into the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU)...
  14. The Cognitive Atlas: Developing an Interdisciplinary Knowledge Base Through Socia
    Russell A Poldrack; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..cognition, behavior, and biology, but increasing specialization within each of these domains hinders interdisciplinary communication, insights and discoveries...
  15. Using HIT to Improve Transitions of Complex Elderly Patients from SNF to Home
    Terry S Field; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..To facilitate high-quality transitions from the subacute to the ambulatory setting and support interdisciplinary communication, the intervention will use the EMR to assure that physicians in the ambulatory setting receive key ..
  16. Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Biology
    David Burr; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The Workshops have been successful in promoting interdisciplinary communication, and are unusual in that discussion time equals or exceeds time allotted for formal presentation...
  17. Chemistry-Biochemistry-Biology Training Program at Notre Dame
    Marvin J Miller; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..core discipline, cross-discipline training to work effectively at the interface, and enhanced interdisciplinary communication skills...
  18. Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Biology
    David Burr; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The Workshops have been successful in promoting interdisciplinary communication, and are unusual in that discussion time equals or exceeds time allotted for formal presentation...
  19. Duke Population Research Institute
    SETH G SANDERS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..foster innovation by identifying and exploiting new areas of inquiry uncovered and developed through interdisciplinary communication and collaboration...
  20. Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Biology
    David Burr; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The Workshops have been successful in promoting interdisciplinary communication, and are unusual in that discussion time equals or exceeds time allotted for formal presentation...
  21. Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Biology
    David Burr; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The Workshops have been successful in promoting interdisciplinary communication, and are unusual in that discussion time equals or exceeds time allotted for formal presentation...
  22. Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Biology
    David Burr; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The Workshops have been successful in promoting interdisciplinary communication, and are unusual in that discussion time equals or exceeds time allotted for formal presentation...
  23. 12TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL BIOMATERIALS SYMPOSIUM-1980
    Buddy Ratner; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..Criteria for selection will include scientific merit, overall medical relevance, and interdisciplinary communication. All accepted papers will be collected in a printed Transactions volume. The sponsor (e.g...
  24. 12TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL BIOMATERIALS SYMPOSIUM-1980
    Buddy Ratner; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..Criteria for selection will include scientific merit, overall medical relevance, and interdisciplinary communication. All accepted papers will be collected in a printed Transactions volume. The sponsor (e.g...
  25. Conference on Chiropractic and Allopathic Integration
    THOMAS VENTIMGLIA; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..selection, health data collection, diagnostic development, therapeutic selection and intervention, interdisciplinary communication and utilization of standard outcomes assessment methods...
  26. Addressing Cultural Factors and Mental Health Disparities in Research and Practic
    JANET HELMS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Use strategies to engage scientist- practitioners and mental health service providers in interdisciplinary communication and collaboration to address the role of culture and race in their research, practice, and service ..
  27. SUN VALLEY SKELETAL TISSUE WORKSHOP
    WEBSTER JEE; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The Workshops have been successful in promoting interdisciplinary communication, and are unusual in that discussion time equals or exceeds time allotted for formal presentation...
  28. SUN VALLEY SKELETAL TISSUE WORKSHOP
    WEBSTER JEE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The Workshops have promoted interdisciplinary communication and the discussion time equals or exceeds time allotted for formal presentation...
  29. Computational Methods for Functional Genomics
    Simon Tavare; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This research program is specifically structured to provide practical and continuing training in this process. ..
  30. 2009 Physical Virology Gordon Research Conference
    Adam Zlotnick; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Virology Gordon Research Conference is to bring together these investigators to establish new interdisciplinary communication and collaboration...
  31. NEUROBIOLOGY OF DISEASE IN CHILDREN CONFERENCES
    THOMAS WOOLSEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..provided by applicant): The Spring Brain Conference (SBC) was first organized in late 1989 to foster interdisciplinary communication among scientists studying different aspects of brain function in a format that stimulates significant ..
  32. Inland Northwest Cancer Conference
    GARY MEADOWS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..clinicians, nurses, graduate students and post doctoral professionals in an environment where interdisciplinary communication and professional interaction can and does occur...
  33. International Society for Research on Impulsivity Scientific Meeting
    MARC POTENZA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..together leading scientists researching impulsivity with those researching alcoholism to facilitate interdisciplinary communication. This proposal seeks funding to sponsor early career and minority investigators and allow them to ..
  34. SOCIETY FOR RESEARCH ON BIOLOGICAL RHYTHMS CONFERENCE
    Fred Turek; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..and enhance the education and training of students and researchers in this field, and to foster interdisciplinary communication. The organization of the conference will be similar to the First Meeting of the Society which was ..
  35. INTERDISCIPLINARY WORKSHOP ON ORAL HEALTH /QUALITY OF LI
    ROBERT BAGRAMIAN; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  36. International Conference on Complex Systems
    Yaneer Bar Yam; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It is dedicated to interdisciplinary communication and collaboration on the study of complex systems...
  37. International Conference On Complex Systems (ICCS)
    Yaneer Bar Yam; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..It is dedicated to interdisciplinary communication and collaboration on the study of complex systems...
  38. Psychoneuroimmunology, Stress, and Healthy Aging in Hispanics
    Victor Sierpina; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will also generate new studies in the field of MBM related not only to Geriatrics but also to other populations and age ranges. ..
  39. 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. ..
  40. Patient and family participation in hospice team meeting
    Debra Parker Oliver; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of this study will provide preliminary data for a larger multi-phase, multi-site follow-up project. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  41. TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOME
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PHS 398 (Rev. 05/01) Page 2 Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, first, middle): Cohen-Mansfield, Jiska ..
  42. Oncology Depression Program--Latinas with Cancer
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  43. Prospective evaluation of IGF and IL-6 Dysregulation and Multiple Myeloma
    Graham A Colditz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The team is led from by Drs. Colditz and Anderson and is supported by a senior statistician (Dr. Rosner) and a study director (Dr. Birmann) who is funded, in part, through a K award. ..
  44. A Technology-Enhanced Nursing Intervention for Hospice Caregivers
    George Demiris; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  45. Balancing Hope & Truth-Telling for Patients with Ca/COPD
    J Curtis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These strategies will be described and translated into interventions targeting nurses, physicians, and teams who provide care for patients with cancer, COPD, and other life-limiting diseases. ..
  46. Pharmacotherapy for Minor Depression
    Robert Howland; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The results of this study will have profound public health implications by improving our understanding of the efficacy of SJW and standard antidepressants for the treatment of MinorD. ..
  47. Improving Patient Adherence to Cancer Treatment
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..5 IMPAACT intervention effects will be mediated by changes in targets of the components of the intervention, viz., strengthened intentions, reduced emotional barriers particularly depression, and reduced practical and system barriers. ..
  48. CHILD ABUSE REPORTING EXPERIENCE STUDY (CARES)
    Emalee Flaherty; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will provide the most thorough description ever of SCAN in primary care, thus providing important data needed for both research and policy in the area of child abuse identification and management. ..
  49. The Epidemiology of Fecal Incontinence after Childbirth
    Jeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These data will provide a better understanding of the extent of the problem and will provide data essential for future trials of prevention and treatment of fecal incontinence. ..
  50. CAM Curriculum Project
    Mary Jo Kreitzer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Dr. Kreitzer has extensive experience teaching and designing curricula within academic environments, has conducted CAM-related research and published articles and book chapters on CAM. ..
  51. Improving Physician Skill at Providing End-of-Life Care
    J Curtis; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The results will allow investigators and others to develop targeted educational and systemic interventions to improve the quality of this care. ..
  52. BREAST CANCER AND FUNCTION IN AGING WOMEN
    Graham Colditz; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  53. ENGAGEMENT OF PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In that way, it presents an exciting prospect for improving the quality of life in demented persons, thereby reducing their caregivers' burden. ..
  54. Improving Safety and Quality with Integrated Technology
    Jeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The findings, though applied specifically for OB, can be applied to many areas of medicine and surgery. The findings will provide inpatient and outpatient HIT stakeholders needed information to make important decisions. ..
  55. Improving use of peri-operative beta-blockers with a multidimentional QI program
    Andrew Auerbach; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The impact of this set of tools will be substantial as groups such as the NSQIP, SCIP, National Quality Forum, and Leapfrog Group continue to endorse PBB as a key strategy to reduce surgical morbidity and mortality. ..
  56. Evaluating the Clinical Impact of Simulation & Team Training on OB Safety
    Jeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our current work evaluates performance in the simulated environment; this proposal focuses on the translation of simulation and team training to the clinical environment. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  57. Multifaceted Depression Diabetes Program for Hispanics
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..e., diet, exercise, checking blood glucose, and taking diabetic medication), decreased HbA1c levels and diabetes symptoms; and c) will improve function and satisfaction with diabetic and depression care vs. UC. ..
  58. Endothelial progenitor cells and surgical outcomes
    Andrew Auerbach; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. Multifaceted Oncology Depression Program for Latinos
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..UC. Secondary questions include what is the effect of MODP on symptoms such as pain and fatigue and functional impairment from these symptoms. ..
  60. PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION--TODDLERS OF DEPRESSED MOTHERS
    Dante Cicchetti; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This investigation also will increase understanding of the developmental contributors to psychopathological outcomes in offspring of depressed mothers. ..
  61. OPIOID-INDUCED PAIN SENSITIVITY: CLINICAL DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT
    Jianren Mao; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  62. Immunologic Correlates of Immunization for Cancer
    MARY DISIS; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  63. Glutamate Uptake & the Pathogenesis of Neuropathic Pain
    Jianren Mao; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  64. Brucella, Aging and Role of IL-17 in Host Defense
    Kevin High; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The data generated in this proposal will form the foundation of future R01 proposals aimed at enhancing immunity vs. intracellular pathogens in our aging population. ..