communications media

Summary

Summary: The means of interchanging or transmitting and receiving information. Historically the media were written: books, journals, newspapers, and other publications; in the modern age the media include, in addition, radio, television, computers, and information networks.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Representing infant feeding: content analysis of British media portrayals of bottle feeding and breast feeding
    L Henderson
    Centre for Media and Communications Research, Department of Human Sciences, Brunel University, London UB8 3PH
    BMJ 321:1196-8. 2000
  2. ncbi Anthrax 2001: observations on the medical and public health response
    Elin Gursky
    ANSER Institute for Homeland Security, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 1:97-110. 2003
  3. pmc Misled and confused? Telling the public about MMR vaccine safety. Measles, mumps, and rubella
    C J Clements
    Department of Vaccines and Biologicals, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Med Ethics 29:22-6. 2003
  4. ncbi Media as a public health issue
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:445-6. 2006
  5. ncbi Mediated consumer-provider communication in cancer care: the empowering potential of new technologies
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 50:99-104. 2003
  6. ncbi The Human Genome Project: an examination of its challenge to the technological imperative
    Cheryl A Koski
    Department of Journalism and Media Studies, Science Journalism Program, University of South Florida, 140 Seventh Avenue South, FCT 204, St Petersburg, FL 33701 5016, USA
    New Genet Soc 24:265-81. 2005
  7. ncbi Biotechnology and the popular press: hype and the selling of science
    Timothy Caulfield
    Health Law Institute, 461 Law Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2H5 Canada
    Trends Biotechnol 22:337-9. 2004
  8. pmc A framework for the evaluation of Internet-based diabetes management
    Christian P Mazzi
    Faculty of Medicine, The University of Sydney, Chatswood, NSW 2067 Australia
    J Med Internet Res 4:e1. 2002
  9. ncbi The challenge of evaluating complex interventions: a framework for evaluating media advocacy
    Martine Stead
    Centre for Social Marketing, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
    Health Educ Res 17:351-64. 2002
  10. ncbi Conference promotion in the media: serving whose interests?
    Melissa Sweet
    Med J Aust 177:341-2. 2002

Research Grants

  1. GENETIC AND IMMUNOLOGIC ANALYSIS OF MICROTUBULE PROTEINS
    Lawrence Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. Stereotype Threat and Older Adults
    Lisa Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2002
  3. Video Game Violence
    BRAD BUSHMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. Rapid Analysis of Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness
    Edward Belongia; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Opiate-Induced Tolerance & Hyperalgesia in Pain Patients
    Lawrence Chu; Fiscal Year: 2008
  6. Antibiotic use and bacteriuria in the rural nursing home
    Michael Rubin; Fiscal Year: 2007
  7. Women's and Men's Responses to Sexual Violence
    Claire Draucker; Fiscal Year: 2007
  8. The Economics of Mental Health Disparties
    Frederick Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2007
  9. Serious Youth Violence & Long-term Use of Violent Media
    L Huesmann; Fiscal Year: 2006
  10. Hormonal Factors in Invasive and LMP Ovarian Cancers
    Wendy Brewster; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications174 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Representing infant feeding: content analysis of British media portrayals of bottle feeding and breast feeding
    L Henderson
    Centre for Media and Communications Research, Department of Human Sciences, Brunel University, London UB8 3PH
    BMJ 321:1196-8. 2000
    ..To examine how breast feeding and bottle feeding are represented by the British media...
  2. ncbi Anthrax 2001: observations on the medical and public health response
    Elin Gursky
    ANSER Institute for Homeland Security, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 1:97-110. 2003
  3. pmc Misled and confused? Telling the public about MMR vaccine safety. Measles, mumps, and rubella
    C J Clements
    Department of Vaccines and Biologicals, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Med Ethics 29:22-6. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi Media as a public health issue
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:445-6. 2006
  5. ncbi Mediated consumer-provider communication in cancer care: the empowering potential of new technologies
    Richard L Street
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 50:99-104. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi The Human Genome Project: an examination of its challenge to the technological imperative
    Cheryl A Koski
    Department of Journalism and Media Studies, Science Journalism Program, University of South Florida, 140 Seventh Avenue South, FCT 204, St Petersburg, FL 33701 5016, USA
    New Genet Soc 24:265-81. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi Biotechnology and the popular press: hype and the selling of science
    Timothy Caulfield
    Health Law Institute, 461 Law Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2H5 Canada
    Trends Biotechnol 22:337-9. 2004
    ..As such, there are reasons to believe that the hyping of research results might be part of a more systemic problem associated with the increasingly commercial nature of the research environment...
  8. pmc A framework for the evaluation of Internet-based diabetes management
    Christian P Mazzi
    Faculty of Medicine, The University of Sydney, Chatswood, NSW 2067 Australia
    J Med Internet Res 4:e1. 2002
    ..However, the following aspects must be considered: what are the key metrics for the evaluation of a diabetes-management site? how should these sites grow in the future and what services should they offer?..
  9. ncbi The challenge of evaluating complex interventions: a framework for evaluating media advocacy
    Martine Stead
    Centre for Social Marketing, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
    Health Educ Res 17:351-64. 2002
    ..The framework can be used to encourage strategic reflection on the media advocacy process, to guide evaluation of specific interventions, and to demonstrate to funders the importance and complexity of evaluation in this promising field...
  10. ncbi Conference promotion in the media: serving whose interests?
    Melissa Sweet
    Med J Aust 177:341-2. 2002
  11. ncbi Promoting identification of HIV-infected youths: borrowing concepts from the media to reduce the HIV epidemic?
    Ligia Peralta
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, 120 Penn Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Assoc Acad Minor Phys 13:41-7. 2002
    ..In addition, the article describes the key elements of the social marketing initiative: 1) designing a meaningful message, 2) attaining audience credibility, and 3) mobilizing the community...
  12. pmc Encouraging Vietnamese-American women to obtain Pap tests through lay health worker outreach and media education
    Tram K Lam
    Suc Khoe La Vang Health is Gold, Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:516-24. 2003
    ..Few studies have examined whether community-based participatory research can effectively address Asian immigrants' health problems. This article reports the preliminary evaluation of 1 such project...
  13. ncbi A statewide evaluation of the effectiveness of media literacy training to prevent tobacco use among adolescents
    Bruce E Pinkleton
    Murrow School of Communication, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 2520, USA
    Health Commun 21:23-34. 2007
    ..The results also show the importance of measuring cognitive and affective indicators of decision making that may change gradually as participants gain experience putting lessons learned into action...
  14. ncbi Women seeking health information: distinguishing the web user
    Dorothy Warner
    Rider University Libraries, Lawrenceville, New Jersey 08648 3099, USA
    J Health Commun 12:787-814. 2007
    ..In most cases, Web users expressed a higher awareness of resources, regardless of format. Web users did not report that finding health information, from any channel, however, was noticeably easier...
  15. ncbi Medical connections: use of the internet and traditional sources of health information by rural Alabama households
    Laura M Hall
    Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center, Kentucky College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 40504, USA
    J Agromedicine 10:17-26. 2005
    ..Medical professionals, doctors and pharmacists, were the most utilized information source by rural households; but those households connected to the Internet used on-line sources, even e-mail to communicate with their doctors...
  16. ncbi Are television stations and weather pages still reporting the UV index? A national media follow-up study
    Katie R Brooks
    Arch Dermatol 141:526. 2005
  17. ncbi [Media and public health: example of heat wave during summer 2003]
    L Boyer
    Laboratoire de Santé Publique, Faculte de Medecine Timone, 27, Boulevard Jean Moulin, 13005 Marseille
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 53:525-34. 2005
    ..The objective was to analyze French coverage of public health information during the August 2003 heat wave...
  18. pmc Impact of statewide program to promote appropriate antimicrobial drug use
    Edward A Belongia
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:912-20. 2005
    ....
  19. ncbi A comparison of Internet and print-based physical activity interventions
    Bess H Marcus
    The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:944-9. 2007
    ..Using the Internet to deliver a tailored physical activity intervention offers an alternative to print that might be available to larger populations at a lower cost...
  20. ncbi Doctor, would you comment on this lawsuit, please?
    Charles Y Sipe
    Goodman, Allen and Filetti, PLLC, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 2:193-4. 2005
  21. ncbi Perceptions of traditional information sources and use of the world wide web to seek health information: findings from the health information national trends survey
    Stephen A Rains
    Department of Communication, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0025, USA
    J Health Commun 12:667-80. 2007
    ..The implications of the findings for research on information seeking and the role of the Web in patient empowerment are discussed...
  22. pmc How adolescents use technology for health information: implications for health professionals from focus group studies
    Harvey Skinner
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 5:e32. 2003
    ..Yet, they are typically the early adopters of new technology (eg, the Internet). This creates important opportunities for engaging youths via eHealth...
  23. ncbi Hospital sees success by the dashboard light
    Kandace McLaughlin
    Profiles Healthc Commun 23:10-3, 2. 2007
    ..It seems no business is complete without an online presence. Crouse Hospital has gone one step further, creating an interactive informational Web site that puts its employees in the driver's seat...
  24. ncbi Readers' responses to "is there a place for medical blogs in a medical media company?"
    Steven Hoffman
    MedGenMed 8:4; author reply 4. 2006
  25. pmc Training scientists to be journalists. Clear and accessible writing is not good enough for the public. Above all, it has to have sparkle
    John Wilkes
    Science Communication Program at the University of California, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
    EMBO Rep 3:1005-8. 2002
  26. ncbi [Design of a communicative model from a social perspective oriented toward physical activity]
    Adriana Prieto-Rodríguez
    Departamento del Movimiento Corporal Humano, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional
    Rev Salud Publica (Bogota) 8:81-93. 2006
    ..Based on a macro-intentional model, this network was aimed at strengthening understanding around the subject of physical activity among those people affected by the issue, from a multidimensional perspective...
  27. ncbi Genetically modified foods: why the public frenzy? Role of mainstream news media
    Harihara M Mehendale
    Int J Toxicol 23:279-80. 2004
  28. ncbi Capturing public unease
    Nigel Williams
    Curr Biol 12:R229. 2002
  29. ncbi The story behind the American Society for Reproductive Medicine's prevention of infertility campaign
    Michael R Soules
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Universuty of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Fertil Steril 80:295-9. 2003
  30. pmc A case study of a retracted systematic review on interactive health communication applications: impact on media, scientists, and patients
    Roy Rada
    Department of Information Systems, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e18. 2005
    ..While the original study results and their negative conclusions were widely publicized in the media, the retraction seemed to go unnoticed...
  31. ncbi Delay in the diagnosis of cutaneous melanoma: an analysis of 233 patients
    M H Schmid-Wendtner
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Frauenlobstrasse 9 11, D 80337 Munich, Germany
    Melanoma Res 12:389-94. 2002
    ..Further efforts are necessary to improve public and medical education about early detection and prompt surgical treatment, which is known to be the most effective treatment modality for cutaneous melanomas...
  32. ncbi The effect of age on the use of health and self-care information: confronting the stereotype
    Lisa Smith Wagner
    Department of Psychology, University of San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    Gerontologist 43:318-24. 2003
    ..The study's primary objective was to evaluate whether a health information intervention had a differential effect for people of different ages...
  33. ncbi Addressing media stigma for people experiencing mental illness using an entertainment-education strategy
    Ute Ritterfeld
    Annenburg School for Communication, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    J Health Psychol 11:247-67. 2006
    ..Implications of this study to the mental health research and the design of Entertainment-Education contents are discussed...
  34. ncbi Evaluation of an ethnic media campaign on patterns of HIV testing among people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds in Australia
    Tadgh McMahon
    Multicultural HIV AIDS and Hepatitis C Service, PO Box M139, Missenden Road, NSW 2050, Australia
    Sex Health 1:91-4. 2004
    ..To evaluate a 2-week pilot ethnic media campaign that was implemented in 14 languages to promote awareness of HIV/AIDS and HIV testing among selected non-English speaking populations in Australia in November/December 2000...
  35. pmc Evaluation of booster seat campaign
    Julie Mytton
    Inj Prev 13:70. 2007
  36. ncbi [Diffusion of science, communication, and health]
    Maria Letícia Galluzzi Bizzo
    Departamento de Nutrição Social e Aplicada, Instituto de Nutrição, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21941 590, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 18:307-14. 2002
    ..The link between various fields of knowledge and practice highlight possibilities and obstacles in the historical and social context...
  37. ncbi Discursive media strategies in the journalistic construction of schistosomiasis in Jaboticatubas, Minas Gerais
    Celina Maria Modena
    Laboratorio de Educação em Saúde, Centro de Pesquisa Rene Rachou FIOCRUZ, Av Augusto de Lima 1715, Barro Preto, 31190 002 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 101:97-102. 2006
    ..It was concluded that the economic organization of space was a determining factor in the production and circulation of the media discourses...
  38. ncbi The HRT furore: getting the message right
    Anushka Patel
    Med J Aust 177:345-6. 2002
  39. ncbi Breast cancer in the media--friend or enemy?
    Mary Rice
    Blueprint Partners, Brussels, Belgium
    Breast 12:417-9. 2003
  40. ncbi Reduced hospitalisation of burns patients following a multi-media campaign that increased adequacy of first aid treatment
    Adrian M Skinner
    South Auckland Burn Service, C Department of Plastic Surgery, Middlemore Hospital, P O Box 93311, Otahuhu, Auckland, New Zealand
    Burns 30:82-5. 2004
    ..Concern engendered by a previous study that showed inadequate first aid for burn injuries was prevalent in the community led to a novel multi-media public health campaign ensued to address the issue...
  41. ncbi Using new media to build social capital for health: a qualitative process evaluation study of participation in the CityNet project
    Bruce Bolam
    University of Bristol, UK
    J Health Psychol 11:297-308. 2006
    ..This illustrates how concepts of power are important for understanding the process of health promotion interventions using new media...
  42. ncbi Health issues in journalism and reporting
    J L Collins
    University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
    Occup Med 16:583-94, iv. 2001
    ..Some of the more common risks within the profession include those relating to travel, repetitive strain, and psychological stress...
  43. ncbi Electronic bullying among middle school students
    Robin M Kowalski
    Department of Psychology, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29634, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:S22-30. 2007
    ..The present study examined the prevalence of electronic bullying among middle school students...
  44. ncbi Effect of media on children and adolescents: it's about time
    Donald Shifrin
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:448-50. 2006
  45. ncbi [Preliminary evaluation of Chile's First Citizen Consensus Conference]
    Alberto Pellegrini Filho
    Unidad de Promoción y Desarrollo de la Investigación, Area de Gestión de la Información y Conocimiento, Organizacion Panamericana de la Salud, Washington, D C, EUA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 15:351-7. 2004
    ..there will be an external evaluation of the outcomes and impact of the conference, especially in the communications media, public debate, decision-making, and perceptions of the persons who were involved...
  46. ncbi [Scientific journalism and epidemiological risk]
    Olinda do Carmo Luiz
    Disciplina de Saúde Coletiva da Faculdade de Medicina do ABC e Núcleo de Investigação em Sistemas e Serviços de Saúde NISIS, Instituto de Saúde da SES SP, Sao Paulo SP
    Cien Saude Colet 12:717-26. 2007
    The importance of the communications media in the construction of symbols has been widely acknowledged...
  47. ncbi Women dwelling with violence
    C B Draucker
    College of Nursing, Kent State University, OH, USA
    Image J Nurs Sch 31:327-32. 1999
    ..Sexual violence against women by men known to them is a significant health problem, yet little is known about how such violence affects women's everyday experience...
  48. ncbi [Views of primary care users concerning generic medicines and the cost of medication]
    M Blasco Oliete
    Médico de Familia EAP Humanes Area 9 IMSALUD Madrid España
    Aten Primaria 31:170-7. 2003
    ..To assess primary care users' views on generic drugs, approach to them and degree of understanding of them; and to find the importance they attach to the economic cost of medication...
  49. pmc Supportive accountability: a model for providing human support to enhance adherence to eHealth interventions
    David C Mohr
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, United States
    J Med Internet Res 13:e30. 2011
    ..Different communications media each have their own potential benefits and disadvantages...
  50. ncbi How communication with families can both help and hinder service members' mental health and occupational effectiveness on deployment
    Talya Greene
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, United Kingdom
    Mil Med 175:745-9. 2010
    ..Therefore it is important to ensure that communications media is both affordable and accessible while on deployment...
  51. ncbi Ethics of medical records and professional communications
    Patricia R Recupero
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, and Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 17:37-51, viii. 2008
    ..confidentiality of the patient and family members, maintaining objectivity and neutrality, electronic communications media, and professional activities (eg, political advocacy)...
  52. ncbi The functions of internet use and their social and psychological consequences
    E B Weiser
    Department of Psychology, Curry College, Milton, Massachusetts 02186 2395, USA
    Cyberpsychol Behav 4:723-43. 2001
    ..Drawing on the uses and gratifications model of communications media, it was hypothesized that the social and psychological effects of Internet use depend primarily on the user'..
  53. ncbi Trauma on the Internet: early experience with a World Wide Web server dedicated to trauma and critical care
    E F Block
    Department of Surgery, Louisiana State University Medical Center Shreveport 71130 3932, USA
    J Trauma 41:265-70. 1996
    The Internet is the newest and one of the most powerful communications media today. This study evaluates the utility of dissemination of educational information and exchange of ideas related to trauma at a single site on the Internet...
  54. ncbi The transition to digital media in biocommunications
    P J Lynch
    Center for Advanced Instructional Media, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
    J Biocommun 23:2-7. 1996
    ..The transition to digital communications media will require financial, organizational, and professional changes in current biomedical communications ..
  55. ncbi Crossed wires: how yesterday's privacy rules might undercut tomorrow's nationwide health information network
    Michael D Greenberg
    RAND Center for Corporate Ethics and Governance in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:450-2. 2009
    ..This is necessary because the current framework of privacy laws is not well suited for regulating a transformed health care system, where computer networks supersede conventional communications media.
  56. ncbi The Schiavo case and the culture wars
    James Hitchcock
    St Louis University, USA
    Hum Life Rev 31:50-60. 2005
  57. ncbi Mediation and the construction of contemporary understandings of health and lifestyle
    Darrin Hodgetts
    Department of Psychology, University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
    J Health Psychol 10:123-36. 2005
    ..Extracts from research accounts are used to illustrate the pervasiveness of media health messages in everyday life and the prominence of a sense of individual responsibility...
  58. ncbi The association between media multitasking, task-switching, and dual-task performance
    Reem Alzahabi
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 39:1485-95. 2013
    ..Thus, while media multitasking was not associated with increased ability to process 2 tasks in parallel, it was associated with an increased ability to shift between discrete tasks...
  59. ncbi Information and communications technology for future health systems in developing countries
    Henry Lucas
    The Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, Brighton BN1 9RE, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 66:2122-32. 2008
    ....
  60. ncbi The contribution of media consumption to civic participation
    Sonia Livingstone
    Department of Media and Communications, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
    Br J Sociol 59:351-71. 2008
    ..These findings provided little support for the media malaise thesis, and instead were interpreted as providing qualified support for the cognitive/motivational theory of news as a means of engaging the public...
  61. ncbi Endocrine disruptors, travel-associated illness, and media violence: important health considerations for children and adolescents
    Amy E Pattishall
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 22:814-21. 2010
    ..This article addresses three important topics that are part of contemporary life for children: endocrine disruptors, hazards of international travel, and the impact of media violence on children and adolescents...
  62. pmc Healthy Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes: recruitment and baseline characteristics
    Caroline S Blackwell
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Division of Public Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:40-9. 2011
    ..These differences, reflecting in part the community in which HELP PD was conducted, may have implications for retention and adherence in the lifestyle intervention group...
  63. ncbi Importance of risk communication during and after a nuclear accident
    Tanja Perko
    University of of Antwerp, Prinsstraat 13, 2000 Antwerpen, Belgium
    Integr Environ Assess Manag 7:388-92. 2011
    ..This article addresses the main communication challenges and suggests possible risk communication approaches to adopt in the case of a nuclear accident...
  64. ncbi Family factors affecting on withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment in Korea
    Kae Hwa Jo
    College of Nursing, Catholic University of Daegu, Daegu, Korea
    Int J Nurs Pract 18:552-8. 2012
    ..This study demonstrated that balanced families with optimal family cohesion and communication are predicted to easily accept withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment for their family member at the terminal stage in Korea...
  65. ncbi Promoting better quality media coverage of cancer
    Kathy Redmond
    Nat Clin Pract Oncol 4:613. 2007
  66. ncbi Fostering repeat donations in Ghana
    S Owusu-Ofori
    Transfusion Medicine Unit, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana
    Biologicals 38:47-52. 2010
    ..The availability of replacement donors who are a cheaper source of blood has not enhanced repeat voluntary donor initiatives...
  67. pmc The neural correlates of persuasion: a common network across cultures and media
    Emily B Falk
    University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:2447-59. 2010
    ....
  68. ncbi Education policy implications from the Expert Panel on Electronic Media and Youth Violence
    Maria R Worthen
    U S Department of Education, Washington, DC 20202 6200, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:S61-3. 2007
    ..Specific recommendations based on these conclusions are discussed, and research priorities for the prevention and education fields are identified...
  69. ncbi Social media in the 2011 Egyptian uprising
    Robert Brym
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto
    Br J Sociol 65:266-92. 2014
    ..data to assess two narratives that have crystallized around the 2011 Egyptian uprising: (1) New electronic communications media constituted an important and independent cause of the protests in so far as they enhanced the capacity of ..
  70. ncbi Public awareness of human papillomavirus
    K S Cuschieri
    Specialist Virology Centre, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    J Med Screen 13:201-7. 2006
    ....
  71. ncbi As health bodies begin to engage with the press in earnest
    Shannon McKenzie
    J R Soc Promot Health 128:151. 2008
  72. ncbi Bringing communication together. As the number of communication mediums increases, healthcare workers can benefit from a unified approach
    Mark Wechsler
    Avaya, New Jersey, USA
    Healthc Inform 25:56-8. 2008
  73. ncbi A multifaceted intervention to improve antimicrobial prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections in a small rural community
    Michael A Rubin
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:546-53. 2005
    ..Antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs) is widespread, is often inappropriate, and may contribute to antibiotic resistance among community-acquired pathogens, such as Streptococcus pneumoniae...
  74. ncbi Familiarity breeds distortion: the effects of media exposure on false reports concerning media coverage of the terrorist attacks in london on 7 July 2005
    James Ost
    Department of Psychology, University of Portsmouth, King Henry Building, King Henry I Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 2DY, UK
    Memory 16:76-85. 2008
    ..This experiment provides further support for the role of imaginative processes in the development of false memories...
  75. ncbi Carilion Life-Guard: a quarter century of air medical service
    Carl T Cline
    Carilion Patient Transportation Services
    Air Med J 25:118-21. 2006
  76. pmc Prescribers prefer people: The sources of information used by doctors for prescribing suggest that the medium is more important than the message
    P McGettigan
    Discipline of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 51:184-9. 2001
    ....
  77. ncbi Promoting pneumococcal immunizations among rural Medicare beneficiaries using multiple strategies
    Elizabeth A Johnson
    Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Cogswell Building, C 317, PO Box 202951, Helena, MT 59620 2951, USA
    J Rural Health 19:506-10. 2003
    ..Vaccine-preventable diseases among adults are major contributing causes of morbidity and mortality in the United States. However, adult immunizations continue to be underutilized in both urban and rural areas...
  78. ncbi On the road to reform: advocacy and activism in end-of-life care
    Erika Blacksher
    Community State Partnerships to Improve End of Life Care, Midwest Bioethics Center, Kansas City, Missouri 64105 1329, USA
    J Palliat Med 5:13-22. 2002
    ....
  79. ncbi Blackie Memorial Lecture 2001. Homeopathy: progress and promise, a critical perspective
    J P Borneman
    Br Homeopath J 90:204-13. 2001
    ..The volume of research is growing steadily. A series of recommendations is made, including modernisation of the terminology of homeopathy, training of more practitioners, a defined research agenda and integration into the medical system...
  80. ncbi The rising cost of health care: can demand be reduced through more effective health promotion?
    Peter Phillips
    Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust, Ipswich, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 8:415-9. 2002
    ..Widespread collaboration among health care agencies, private and public utilities, the entertainment industry and the communications media will be necessary in order to provide the necessary incentives for lifestyle changes.
  81. ncbi Patient information: Part 4. Content and presentation
    Mark Duman
    Prof Nurse 19:354-5. 2004
  82. ncbi Economy-class syndrome: media hype or real risk?
    Ida Martinelli
    Haematologica 88:486-8. 2003
  83. ncbi Do sensational media reports about severe acute respiratory syndrome affect the mindset of healthcare workers?
    J Karlberg
    Acta Paediatr 92:1349-50. 2003
  84. ncbi Rhinoplasty for the Mediterranean nose
    Pietro Palma
    ENT Department, University of Insubria Ospedale di Circolo Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy
    Facial Plast Surg 19:279-94. 2003
    Homogenization of world culture through communications media, refinements in surgical techniques, and improved rhinoplasty results have resulted in a more extended dissemination of rhinoplasty among non-Caucasians...
  85. ncbi Focus groups with smokers to develop a smoke-free home campaign
    R Gupta
    Toronto Public Health, ON, Canada
    Am J Health Behav 25:564-71. 2001
    ..To identify key messages and strategies suggested to be effective in influencing attitudinal and behavioral change in homes in which smoking is allowed to occur...
  86. ncbi Sources of HIV-prevention information for individuals at high risk
    L M Sagrestano
    Department of Psychology, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale 62901 6502, USA
    Am J Health Behav 25:545-56. 2001
    ..To identify the best methods of reaching individuals at high risk with HIV-prevention messages...
  87. ncbi A detailed examination of the clinical terms and concepts required for communication by electronic messages in diabetes care
    N J Vaughan
    Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, UK
    Diabetes Nutr Metab 13:201-9. 2000
    ..This needs to be facilitated for an appropriate group of such professionals. To achieve such a Standard, continued co-operation with CEN/ISSS was recognised to be very important...
  88. ncbi Myths, disasters and miracles
    J A Lee
    University of Sheffield, UK
    Biologist (London) 48:52. 2001
    ..Yet the overwhelming impression we get from the media is one of a healthcare system in crisis, every day bringing a new scandal or another addition to a seemingly endless litany of moans. What is going on?..
  89. ncbi Consumer acceptance of biotechnology and the role of second generation technologies in the USA and Europe
    Jayson L Lusk
    Trends Biotechnol 23:386-7. 2005
  90. pmc Anxiety and support in breast cancer: is this different for affluent and deprived women? A questionnaire study
    U Macleod
    General Practice and Primary Care, Division of Community Health Sciences, University of Glasgow, 1 Horselethill Road, Glasgow G12 9LX, UK
    Br J Cancer 91:879-83. 2004
    ..Health professionals need to be aware of the greater psychological distress demonstrated by deprived women, even some years after diagnosis with breast cancer, and seek to address it...
  91. ncbi Media coverage of women's health issues: is there a bias in the reporting of an association between hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer?
    M K Whiteman
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 W Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 10:571-7. 2001
    ..Media coverage of this controversial issue is based on a limited sample of the scientific publications. Moreover, the excess of media citations for positive scientific publications suggests a bias against null scientific publications...
  92. ncbi Technology and the delivery of the curriculum of the future: opportunities and challenges
    John Sandars
    Medical Eduacation Unit, Leeds Institute of Medical Education, The University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Med Teach 34:534-8. 2012
    ..There is a little evidence base to support the impact on learning for many of the potential scenarios and further research is urgently required...
  93. ncbi Desensitization to media violence: links with habitual media violence exposure, aggressive cognitions, and aggressive behavior
    Barbara Krahé
    Department of Psychology, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany
    J Pers Soc Psychol 100:630-46. 2011
    ..This suggests that the observed desensitization effects are specific to violent content...
  94. ncbi [Evaluation of a community-based health education program for salt reduction through media campaigns]
    Kimiko Yokota
    Department of Public Health and Welfare, Kyowa Municipal Office, Kyowa, Japan
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 53:543-53. 2006
    ..To provide the strategies, achievement and evaluation of a community health education program for salt reduction with media campaigns...
  95. ncbi New visual technologies in court: directions for research
    Neal Feigenson
    School of Law, Quinnipiac University, 275 Mt Carmel Avenue, Hamden, Connecticut 06518, USA
    Law Hum Behav 27:109-26. 2003
    ..They outline a paradigm for conducting such research, illustrate it with several possible empirical studies of varying levels of experimental and conceptual complexity, and identify directions for subsequent research...
  96. ncbi Youth as content producers in a niche social network site
    Christine Greenhow
    College of Education and the iSchool, University of Maryland, USA
    New Dir Youth Dev 2010:55-63. 2010
    ..Links between youth's online contributions and their interest, self-expression, social connections, and civic involvement are discussed...
  97. pmc Understanding the threats posed by non-native species: public vs. conservation managers
    Rodolphe E Gozlan
    Centre for Conservation Ecology and Environmental Sciences, School of Applied Sciences, Bournemouth University, Fern Barrow, Poole, Dorset, UK
    PLoS ONE 8:e53200. 2013
    ..The case study of the topmouth gudgeon Pseudorasbora parva reveals that media pressure and political debate has greater capacity to ignite policy changes and impact studies on non-native species than scientific evidence alone...
  98. ncbi [Comparison of mail and meeting forms in evaluation of Delphi study]
    Yan min Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Statistics, Zhejiang University School of Public Health, Hangzhou 310058, China
    Zhejiang Da Xue Xue Bao Yi Xue Ban 40:276-80. 2011
    ..To evaluate and compare mail and meeting forms in evaluation of Delphi study...
  99. ncbi Biofeedback using telemedicine: clinical applications and case illustrations
    J Earles
    Center of Excellence in Professional Psychology, Department of Psychology, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Behav Med 27:77-82. 2001
    ..to offer medical healthcare, in the form of consultation, assessment, and treatment, through the use of new communications media. In behavioral medicine, advances in telecommunications have brought about new ways of offering services by ..
  100. ncbi Multimedia campaign on a shoestring: promoting 'Stay Active - Stay Independent' among seniors
    Franklin John-Leader
    Health Promotion, North Coast Area Health Service, New South Wales
    Health Promot J Austr 19:22-8. 2008
    ..The 'To Be Young at Heart - Stay Active Stay Independent' (SASI) campaign was one arm of a multi-strategic program to reduce falls among seniors by promoting physical activity...
  101. ncbi Hormone therapy use after the Women's Health Initiative
    A H MacLennan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    Climacteric 7:138-42. 2004
    ..To continue surveillance of hormone therapy (HT) use in an Australian population and to assess the impact of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) and associated reports on HT use 16 months after the results of the WHI were first reported...

Research Grants19

  1. GENETIC AND IMMUNOLOGIC ANALYSIS OF MICROTUBULE PROTEINS
    Lawrence Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will determine the composition and role in kinesin-I transport of components of the syd/JIP-3 and the amyloid precursor protein complexes. ..
  2. Stereotype Threat and Older Adults
    Lisa Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Video Game Violence
    BRAD BUSHMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  4. Rapid Analysis of Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness
    Edward Belongia; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Interim and annual estimates of VE with 95% confidence intervals will be provided to CDC, including overall VE and VE for each of the priority age groups. ..
  5. Opiate-Induced Tolerance & Hyperalgesia in Pain Patients
    Lawrence Chu; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Antibiotic use and bacteriuria in the rural nursing home
    Michael Rubin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Women's and Men's Responses to Sexual Violence
    Claire Draucker; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  8. The Economics of Mental Health Disparties
    Frederick Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, the last 18 months of the grant will be devoted to developing a new research protocol on the role of time preference (i.e., impatience or delay of gratification) in determining patient demand for mental health services. ..
  9. Serious Youth Violence & Long-term Use of Violent Media
    L Huesmann; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Hormonal Factors in Invasive and LMP Ovarian Cancers
    Wendy Brewster; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Youth's Social Cognitive Responses to Scenes of Ethnic Violence
    L Huesmann; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. Patterns and Transitions in Alcohol Use For Urban Youth
    Jennifer Epstein; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results of this research will provide information relevant to development of more effective alcohol prevention approaches for these predominantly ethnic minority youth residing in inner-city regions. ..
  13. Interactive Mature-Driver Safety and Decision Course
    BRIAN DANAHER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The underlying theories for supporting behavior change are the Theory of Reasoned Action and Social Cognitive Theory. Phase I will target female mature-drivers and will be evaluated in a randomized trial. ..
  14. ECTOPY, HORMONAL CONTRACEPTION AND STD'S IN ADOLESCENTS
    Ligia Peralta; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..They have collaborated on the preliminary study and have experience in planning, implementing and managing successful longitudinal studies on high-risk youth. ..
  15. Pregnancy Prevention Program for the Learning Disabled
    BRIAN DANAHER; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This product will be attractive to people with learning disabilities and anyone serving this population (e.g., parents, schools, training centers, vocational and residential services, public health clinics, and group homes). ..
  16. CROSS GENERATIONAL INFLUENCES ON DEV OF AGGRESSION
    L Huesmann; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Finally, we will evaluate the role of cognitive, information-processing factors as mediators in a social- learning process that teachers children life-long aggressive habits and promotes transmission across generations. ..
  17. OSTEOPOROSIS PREVENTION IN SEDENTARY ADOLESCENT FEMALES
    Margaret Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Affective response to exercise and intrinsic motivation to exercise will be assessed using standardized questionnaires. A one-year follow-up will examine changes in physical activity participation since the baseline testing. ..
  18. Internet Technologies to Increase Exercise Behavior
    Bess Marcus; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study will contribute important information regarding the relative efficacy of Internet and print-based interventions, each of which can be utilized for widespread public health dissemination. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. EXERCISE TO AID SMOKING CESSATION IN WOMEN
    Bess Marcus; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We will also conduct a cost analysis to determine the costs of delivering CTQ in the YMCA setting. Thus, we will create a dissemination model that can be sustained and more widely implemented in the YMCA network. ..