Summary: Instructional materials used in teaching.
Publications214 found, 100 shown here
- Simulation technology for health care professional skills training and assessmentS B Issenberg
Center for Research in Medical Education, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33101, USA
JAMA 282:861-6. 1999..These systems help to address the problem of poor skills training and proficiency and may provide a method for physicians to become self-directed lifelong learners...
- Virtual reality computer simulationT P Grantcharov
Department of Surgical Gastroenterology L, Aarhus University, Kommunehospialet, DK 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
Surg Endosc 15:242-4. 2001..The aim of this study was to validate the role of virtual reality computer simulation as a method for evaluating surgical laparoscopic skills...
- Should we give detailed advice and information booklets to patients with back pain? A randomized controlled factorial trial of a self-management booklet and doctor advice to take exercise for back painP Little
Primary Medical Care Group, Community Clinical Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:2065-72. 2001..Randomized controlled factorial trial...
- CPR '98: a practical multimedia computer-based guide to cardiopulmonary resuscitation for medical studentsL J Clark
The Microcomputer Cluster, Level 1, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
Resuscitation 44:109-17. 2000..It was found that students who used the package performed significantly better in theoretical assessments than those who did not...
- Understanding how people process health information: a comparison of tailored and nontailored weight-loss materialsM W Kreuter
Department of Community Health, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 63108, USA
Health Psychol 18:487-94. 1999..The tailoring of health information can significantly improve the chances the information will be thoughtfully considered and can stimulate prebehavioral changes such as self-assessment and intention...
- The general public's information needs and perceptions regarding hereditary cancer: an application of the Integrated Change ModelHein de Vries
Department of Health Education, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Patient Educ Couns 56:154-65. 2005..Education should outline the most important facts about hereditary cancer, how to get support, and create realistic expectations of the impact of genetic factors...
- Undergraduate medical students' views about a reflective portfolio assessment of their communication skills learningCharlotte Rees
Institute of Clinical Education, Peninsula Medical School, Room F10, St Lukes Campus, University of Exeter, Heavitree Road, Plymouth, Exeter EX1 2LU, UK
Med Educ 38:125-8. 2004..Since portfolios are becoming increasingly valued in medical education, this study explores second-year medical students' views about a reflective portfolio assessment of their communication skills...
- Whisking research into the classroomRonald E LaPorte
WHO Collaborating Center, 3512 Fifth Avenue, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
BMJ 324:99. 2002
- Designing and evaluating parent educational materialsKarin Gracey Menghini
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Hutzel Women s Hospital, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Adv Neonatal Care 5:273-83. 2005..Additionally, the article identifies strategies to honor the cultural needs of families and actively involve families in the development of parent-education materials...
- Continuing medical education: what delivery format do physicians prefer?Nancy Stancic
Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 243, Houston, TX 77030 4730, USA
J Contin Educ Health Prof 23:162-7. 2003..Nicotine Dependence Across the Lifespan was developed as a continuing medical education (CME) program to teach and encourage physicians to deliver effective tobacco prevention and tobacco cessation counseling...
- Portfolio use in general practice vocational training: a survey of GP registrarsDavid J Pearson
Department of Undergraduate Medical Education, Bradford City Teaching PCT, Bradford, UK
Med Educ 38:87-95. 2004..This study explored the use of educational portfolios in reflective learning by general practice (GP) registrars in Yorkshire, England...
- Web-based learning in residents' continuity clinics: a randomized, controlled trialDavid A Cook
Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Acad Med 80:90-7. 2005..To determine whether internal medicine residents prefer learning from Web-based (WB) modules or printed material, and to compare the effect of these teaching formats on knowledge...
- Early exposure to haptic feedback enhances performance in surgical simulator training: a prospective randomized crossover study in surgical residentsP Strom
Division of Orthopaedics, Department for Science Intervention and Technology, Center for Advanced Medical Simulation, Karolinska Institutet at Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, SE 141 86, Stockholm, Sweden
Surg Endosc 20:1383-8. 2006..e., surgical simulators providing haptic feedback). This study aimed to analyze whether the addition of haptic feedback early in the training phase for image-guided surgical simulation improves performance...
- Conditions for successful reflective use of portfolios in undergraduate medical educationErik W Driessen
Department of Educational Development and Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Med Educ 39:1230-5. 2005..The interviews were analysed according to the principles of grounded theory...
- A randomized, controlled, single-blind trial of teaching provided by a computer-based multimedia package versus lectureC Williams
Department of Psychological Medicine, Academic Centre, Gartnavel Royal Hospital, Glasgow, UK
Med Educ 35:847-54. 2001..Computer-based teaching may allow effective teaching of important psychiatric knowledge and skills...
- Teaching large groupsPeter Cantillon
National University of Ireland, Galway, Republic of Ireland
BMJ 326:437. 2003
- Usefulness of a virtual reality simulator or training box for endoscopic surgery trainingT Kimura
Surgical Department, Fujinomiya City General Hospital, 3 1 Nishikicyo, Fujinomiya, 418 0076, Japan
Surg Endosc 20:656-9. 2006..More actual experience and good supervision are essential for increasing the effectiveness of training with the VR and TB simulators, respectively...
- Proving the value of simulation in laparoscopic surgeryGerald M Fried
Steinberg Bernstein Centre for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
Ann Surg 240:518-25; discussion 525-8. 2004..To assess the McGill Inanimate System for Training and Evaluation of Laparoscopic Skills (MISTELS) physical laparoscopic simulator for construct and predictive validity and for its educational utility...
- Beneficiaries' perceptions of new Medicare health plan choice print materialsL D Harris-Kojetin
Health Care Financ Rev 23:21-35. 2001..Based on the findings, we present policy recommendations for the development and dissemination of Medicare health plan information to beneficiaries...
- Development of a training model for laparoscopic common bile duct explorationAlexis Sánchez
Central University of Venezuela, Surgery Department III, University Hospital of Caracas, Caracas, Venezuela
JSLS 14:41-7. 2010..Training and experience of the surgical team are fundamental for the safety and success of complex surgical procedures, such as laparoscopic common bile duct exploration...
- What is going on in augmented reality simulation in laparoscopic surgery?Sanne M B I Botden
Department of Surgery, Catharina Hospital Eindhoven, Michelangelolaan 2, 1350, 5623 ZA, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Surg Endosc 23:1693-700. 2009..Augmented reality (AR) combines a virtual reality (VR) setting with real physical materials, instruments, and feedback. This article presents the current developments in augmented reality laparoscopic simulation...
- Evaluating minimally invasive surgery training using low-cost mechanical simulationsG L Adrales
Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0298, USA
Surg Endosc 17:580-5. 2003..We sought to demonstrate that trained and experienced MIS surgeon raters could reliably rate the MIS skills acquired during these simulations...
- The laparoscopic-ring simulation trainerMarelyn Medina
Rio Grande Regional Hospital, McAllen, TX, USA
JSLS 6:69-75. 2002..Instruction is provided for the use of these 2 devices in practicing basic surgical skills. Different simulation models are used to substitute for human organs and vessels. These consist of both artificial and animal tissue specimens...
- Bellows-less lung system for the human patient simulatorV V Meka
NeuroDimension Inc, Gainesville, Florida, USA
Med Biol Eng Comput 42:413-8. 2004..3-5.71 min(-1) at a respiratory rate of 12 breaths per minute. The new design not only matches the ventilation performance of the HPS, but also simulates at 60 breaths per minute, which the HPS cannot maintain...
- An intervention study to increase colorectal cancer knowledge and screening among community eldersBarbara D Powe
Behavioral Reserach Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia 30329 4251, USA
Public Health Nurs 21:435-42. 2004..Similar strategies may be implemented in community settings and health care agencies to inform elders about colorectal cancer...
- We are the experts: people with asthma talk about their medicine information needsDavid K Raynor
Pharmacy Practice and Medicines Management Group, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
Patient Educ Couns 53:167-74. 2004..We conclude that medicine information leaflets do not currently meet the needs of users and that people who take medicines should be involved in their development and testing...
- Over the counter medicines and the need for immediate action: a further evaluation of European Commission recommended wordings for communicating riskDianne Berry
School of Psychology, University of Reading, Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AL, UK
Patient Educ Couns 53:129-34. 2004..Finally, we observed no significant difference between people's interpretation of the recommended action descriptors ('immediately' and 'as soon as possible')...
- Discharge information needs of patients after surgeryBarbara Pieper
College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 33:281-9; quiz 290-1. 2006....
- Effect of education on self-efficacy of Turkish patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseMagfiret Kara
Fundamentals of Nursing Department, Nursing College of Ataturk University, 25240 Erzurum, Turkey
Patient Educ Couns 55:114-20. 2004..This study indicates that a planned education program that is more effective in improving self-efficacy in patients with COPD...
- Health education for pregnant women: the role of background characteristicsTurkan Pasinlioglu
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecologic Nursing, School of Nursing, Ataturk University, 25240 Erzurum, Turkey
Patient Educ Couns 53:101-6. 2004..05). It was defined that pregnant women with the least self-care agency scores before health education, displayed the best progress after the education...
- Decision analysis for newly diagnosed hypertensive patients: a qualitative investigationMarjorie C Weiss
Division of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol, Cotham House, Cotham Hill, Bristol BS6 6JL, UK
Patient Educ Couns 53:197-203. 2004..While views on the decision aid were favourable, it was difficult to determine whether this was due to the individualised cardiovascular risk information it provided or the decision analytic process itself...
- Development and pilot testing of a disease management program for low literacy patients with heart failureDarren A DeWalt
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, University of North Carolina, 5034 Old Clinic Building, CB 7105, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Patient Educ Couns 55:78-86. 2004..Development and pilot testing of a disease management program for low literacy patients with heart failure...
- Evaluation of an evidence-based education package for men with prostate cancer on hormonal manipulation therapyHazel Templeton
School of Nursing, University of Ulster at Magee, Londonderry, Northern Ireland BT48 7JL, UK
Patient Educ Couns 55:55-61. 2004..This study has contributed to the evidence-base for practice in urological nursing. This education package should become a routine, and not merely incidental aspect of care for this client group...
- Benefits of pre-operative information programmesSharon Garretson
University Hospitals Health System, Richmond Heights Hospital, Richmond Heights, Ohio, USA
Nurs Stand 18:33-7. 2004..However, despite this evidence, there are still many facilities with no formal policy or programme for giving pre-operative information...
- The impact of describing clinical trial treatments as new or standardCicely E P Kerr
Department of Psychology, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
Patient Educ Couns 53:107-13. 2004..3, P < 0.001). The mere description of a trial treatment as new was insufficient to engender a preference for it over a standard treatment, although it may contribute to preference under certain additional circumstances...
- Development of a peer education programme for advance end-of-life care planningCaroline Sanders
National Primary Care Research and Development Centre NPCRDC, The University of Manchester, UK
Int J Palliat Nurs 12:214, 216-23. 2006..to develop and evaluate an education programme to help older people find out about treatment and care choices at the end of life...
- Health care providers' attitudes toward current food safety recommendations for pregnant womenShelly Morales
Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1571, USA
Appl Nurs Res 17:178-86. 2004....
- What information patients require on graduated compression stockingsV May
East Kent Hospitals NHS Trust EKHT
Br J Nurs 15:263-70. 2006..The information gained informed a patient information leaflet, which was developed in partnership with a patient focus group...
- Do themes in consumer medicines information literature reviews reflect those important to stakeholders?Donald J Nicolson
School of Healthcare, Baines Wing University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9UT, UK
Patient Educ Couns 64:112-8. 2006..To compare the themes emerging from a stakeholder workshop on consumers' medicines information with themes in relevant published reviews...
- Does stimulating self-care increase self-care behaviour for minor illnesses of Dutch and Turkish inhabitants of a deprived area in The Netherlands?Anne Marie C Plass
Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Patient Educ Couns 63:97-103. 2006....
- Effects of nursing instruction on asthma knowledge and quality of life in schoolchildren with asthmaBao Huan Yang
School of Nursing, Chang Gung Institute of Technology, Taoyuan, Taiwan
J Nurs Res 13:174-83. 2005..This result can provide guidance for nursing personnel in developing nursing instruction to improve active quality of life in child patients...
- Growing up and moving on in rheumatology: development and preliminary evaluation of a transitional care programme for a multicentre cohort of adolescents with juvenile idiopathic arthritisJanet E McDonagh
Institute of Child Health, University of Birmingham and Diana, Princess of Wales Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
J Child Health Care 10:22-42. 2006..In conclusion, the evidence-based transitional care programme components reported here are acceptable and useful to both user and provider and are potentially feasible in clinical practice in a revised format...
- People with intellectual disabilities and their need for cancer informationIrene Tuffrey-Wijne
St George s, University of London, Department of Mental Health Learning Disabilities, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:106-16. 2006..They wanted this information, and appeared to be capable of comprehending it. Further development of accessible information materials around cancer and palliative care is needed...
- Qualitative evaluation of Chronic Disease Self Management Program (CDSMP) in ShanghaiFu Dongbo
Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health, Fudan University, P O Box 248, 138 Yi Xue Yuan Road, Shanghai 200032, China
Patient Educ Couns 61:389-96. 2006....
- The "extent of information desired"-scale in psychiatric in-patients: a behavioural approachLieven Zwaenepoel
Drug and Patient Information, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, K U Leuven, Edward van Evenstraat 4, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
Patient Educ Couns 62:72-8. 2006..The purpose of this study was to investigate the "extent of information desired" (EID)-scale through a behavioural approach...
- The effect of two types of memory training on subjective and objective memory performance in healthy individuals aged 55 years and older: a randomized controlled trialSusanne A M Valentijn
Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, European Graduate School of Neuroscience, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Patient Educ Couns 57:106-14. 2005..Compared to controls, participants in the individual training group reported fewer feelings of anxiety and stress in relation to memory functioning...
- Knowledge base and preferred methods of obtaining knowledge of glaucoma patientsJ G M M Hoevenaars
Department of Ophthalmology, Maastricht University Hospital, Maastricht The Netherlands
Eur J Ophthalmol 15:32-40. 2005..To gather information regarding patient's understanding of glaucoma and the manner in which patients wish to learn about the disease with the intent of improving patient education...
- Information leaflets for venous leg ulcer patients: are they effective?M Clarke Moloney
Department of Vasular Surgery, Mid Western Regional Hospital Limerick, Ireland
J Wound Care 14:75-7. 2005..To validate the usefulness of written information for patients with venous leg ulcers and test the hypothesis that patients who receive written information retain more knowledge than those who receive verbal information alone...
- Emergency Department education improves patient knowledge of coronary artery disease risk factors but not the accuracy of their own risk perceptionAnnette Williams
Wilford Hall Medical Center, 59th Medical Wing, Lackland AFB, TX 78236 9908, USA
Prev Med 44:520-5. 2007..We hypothesized that an American Heart Association educational video intervention would improve patients' knowledge of coronary artery disease risk factors and personal risk awareness in the ED setting...
- Development, implementation, and evaluation of a continence education package in acute and subacute care settingsBev O'Connell
Cabrini Deakin Centre for Nursing Research, Malvern, Victoria, Australia
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:101-11. 2005..The objective of the study was to trial and evaluate the effect that a discharge Continence Education Package (CEP) had on patients' continence awareness and management preferences...
- Patient evaluation of a discharge program following a radical prostatectomyB Joyce Davison
Prostate Centre, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Urol Nurs 24:483-9. 2004..In this study, using two telephone interviews, patient satisfaction with a revised teaching program on one urology unit was evaluated...
- Long-term efficacy of a checklist to improve patient education in cardiologyCatherine Bolman
Faculty of Psychology, Netherlands Open University, Valkenburgerweg 177, Postbox 2960, 6401 DL, Heerlen, The Netherlands
Patient Educ Couns 56:240-8. 2005..Process evaluation indicated that the approach used is not sufficiently stimulating for patients to use as a preparation to every visit...
- Effects of 2 educational methods on the knowledge, attitude, and practice of women high school teachers in prevention of cervical cancerMahin Baradaran Rezaei
Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, PO Box 51745 347, Tabriz, East Azarbaijan, Iran
Cancer Nurs 27:364-9. 2004....
- Installing computers in older adults' homes and teaching them to access a patient education web site: a systematic approachEmily Dauz
School of Nursing, University of Kansas, Kansas City 66160, USA
Comput Inform Nurs 22:266-72; quiz 273-4. 2004..By following these procedures, nurses can install computers, arrange Internet access, teach and connect to their patients, and prepare themselves to install future generations of technological devices...
- Patient information at discharge--a study of a combined approachMay Solveig Fagermoen
Institute of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Oslo, P O Box 1153 Blindern, 0318 Oslo, and Centre for Shared Decision Making and Nursing Research, Rikshospitalet Radiumhospitalet HF, Norway
Patient Educ Couns 63:169-76. 2006..This procedure, developed in an action research project, included a discharge talk with the nurse and an information booklet for the patients to keep...
- The effect of preoperative education on anxiety of open cardiac surgery patientsKezban Asilioglu
Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
Patient Educ Couns 53:65-70. 2004..In addition, all patients in the intervention group stated that they were satisfied with the preoperative teaching given by the researcher...
- What every patient should know...pretransplantation and posttransplantationApril J Bahruth
Department of Patient Care Services, University of Maryland Medical Center, Maryland Heart Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
Crit Care Nurs Q 27:31-60. 2004..Health education of the postoperative heart transplant patients may add significant and sustained benefits to their recovery and compliance with regime while reducing costs...
- Effects of a tailored interactive multimedia computer program on determinants of colorectal cancer screening: a randomized controlled pilot study in physician officesAnthony Jerant
Department of Family and Community Medicine DF and CM, University of California Davis UCD School of Medicine SOM, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2300, Sacramento, CA 95817, United States
Patient Educ Couns 66:67-74. 2007..Screening reduces colorectal cancer (CRC) mortality and is cost-effective, yet uptake is suboptimal. We developed and evaluated a personally tailored interactive multimedia computer program (IMCP) to encourage CRC screening...
- Empowering orthopaedic patients through preadmission education: results from a clinical studyKirsi Johansson
University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, FIN 20014 Turku, Finland
Patient Educ Couns 66:84-91. 2007....
- Developing and testing the effectiveness of an educational booklet about breast self examination on university nursing students' knowledge and practicesSoheir Ibrahim Sobhy
Maternity and Gynecological Nursing Department, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alexandria
J Egypt Public Health Assoc 78:341-59. 2003..This should be carried through the use of the currently developed educational booklet about BSE by all Nursing students...
- The impact of preoperative education on postoperative pain. Part 1Titilayo O Oshodi
University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, UK
Br J Nurs 16:706-10. 2007..The second part will examine the impact of preoperative education on postoperative anxiety, pain and recovery. This will be achieved by analysing the evidence available to provide a rigorous appraisal of the literature...
- The information needs of men with breast cancerRachel Iredale
Institute of Medical Genetics, School of Medicine, Cardiff University
Br J Nurs 16:540-4. 2007..Of all healthcare professionals, breast care nurses were described as being most helpful in terms of providing both information and practical support...
- Informing smokers on additives in cigarettes: a randomized trialJean Francois Etter
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, CMU, Case Postale, CH 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland
Patient Educ Couns 66:188-91. 2007..To test the acceptability and impact of a booklet on chemical additives in cigarettes...
- Support for cancer patients: the Bahrain experienceM S Awadallah
College of Health Sciences, Nursing Programme, Ministry of Health, Manama, Bahrain
East Mediterr Health J 12:695-9. 2006..Patients or their families can also page the group to discuss their problems. The main goal of this paper is to share the Bahrain experience of supporting cancer patients, their families and friends...
- Discharge knowledge and concerns of patients going home with a woundBarbara Pieper
College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 34:245-53; quiz 254-5. 2007..To examine patients' wound care knowledge and concerns prior to discharge from an acute care hospital...
- Getting ready: developing an educational intervention to prepare African American women for breast biopsyPatricia K Bradley
Villanova University College of Nursing, PA 19085, USA
ABNF J 17:15-9. 2006..The outcomes of this study were culturally tailored study materials to be used in an educational intervention to prepare African American women undergoing a breast biopsy procedure...
- A focus group study of accessibility and related psychosocial issues in diabetes education for people with visual impairmentAnn S Williams
Diabetes Education Associates, 3495 Edison Road, Cleveland Heights, OH 44121, USA
Diabetes Educ 28:999-1008. 2002..This study was conducted to identify accessibility and related psychosocial issues in diabetes care and education for visually impaired adults who have diabetes...
- Development and evaluation of a general information leaflet for women with a family history of breast cancerAnne A J Andermann
Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Headington, UK
J Cancer Educ 17:155-60. 2002..The increasing number of women consulting primary care about a family history of breast cancer need basic information for use in a primary care setting...
- Encouraging self-administration of erythropoietinA Balshaw-Greer
Arrowe Park Hospital, Wirral, Merseyside, UK
EDTNA ERCA J 29:96-9. 2003..The organisation should benefit through lower costs and a structured method of audit...
- The effect of early education on patient anxiety while waiting for elective cardiac catheterizationKaren Harkness
Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 2:113-21. 2003..Long delays can impose both physical and psychological distress for patients...
- Education to reduce potassium levels in adolescent, haemodialysis patientsA Dagdeviren
Dialysis Department SSK Nişantaşi, Istanbul, Turkey
EDTNA ERCA J 29:195-7. 2003..A month after the education programme, participants were asked to refill the section of the aforesaid questionnaire. The scores in this section had increased, and blood potassium levels had significantly decreased (p = 0.02)...
- Utility of a Web-based intervention for individuals with type 2 diabetes: the impact on physical activity levels and glycemic controlChun Ja Kim
Ajou University College of Nursing, Suwon, South Korea
Comput Inform Nurs 24:337-45. 2006..The findings of this study support the value of Web-based and printed material interventions in healthcare counseling. With increasing Web access, the effectiveness of Web-based programs offered directly to patients needs to be tested...
- A critical review of FDA-approved Medication GuidesMichael S Wolf
Institute for Healthcare Studies, Division of General Internal Medicine, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N St Clair Street, Suite 200, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Patient Educ Couns 62:316-22. 2006..To investigate whether consumer-directed, FDA-approved Medication Guides issued for potentially harmful medications are likely to be useful to patients with limited literacy...
- Empowering communication: a community-based intervention for patientsAnh N Tran
Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
Patient Educ Couns 52:113-21. 2004..By sharing our experiences, the barriers we encountered, and our ongoing efforts to improve patient communication in the medical encounter, we hope to empower patients to communicate better with their physicians...
- Students' evaluation of online course materials in fixed prosthodontics: a case studyE S Pilcher
Dept. of Prosthodontics, College of Dental Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
Eur J Dent Educ 5:53-9. 2001..Fine tuning of problems with access to the materials took place throughout the course. The student feedback will help direct future development of web-based course materials in the dental school curriculum...
- Increasing knowledge about a screening test: preliminary evaluation of a structured, chart-based, screener presentationHolly Baker
Psychology and Genetics Research Group, King s College London, Thomas Guy House, Guy s Campus, London SE1 9RT, UK
Patient Educ Couns 52:55-9. 2004..Overall knowledge was high. For women with lower levels of education, the structured presentation resulted in significantly higher levels of knowledge than the standard presentation only...
- Preparing patients for gastrointestinal endoscopy: the influence of information in medical situationsMarjolein J van Vliet
Department of Nursing Science, University Medical Center Utrecht, PO Box 85060, 3508 AB, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Patient Educ Couns 52:23-30. 2004..Furthermore, considering the rather unpredictable and uncontrollable course of a gastrointestinal endoscopy, coaching by a nurse remains a valuable type of support...
- A purpose-based evaluation of information for patients: an approach to measuring effectivenessDeb Feldman-Stewart
Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
Patient Educ Couns 65:311-9. 2007..The study also demonstrated potential novel insight gained by the PIA assessment...
- Lessons learned from a Parkinson's disease caregiver intervention pilot studyBarbara Habermann
School of Nursing, Center for Aging, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
Appl Nurs Res 19:212-5. 2006..Recommendations for researchers who conduct interventions with older persons in community-based settings are included...
- Brief report: a systematic process to design a useful chemotherapy education packet for patients at U.T.M.D. Anderson Cancer CenterAmy Gonzalez
The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77230 1431, USA
J Cancer Educ 21:40-2. 2006..Providing quality written information in a consistent manner to all patients in a large cancer center presents a challenge...
- Patient satisfaction with colorectal cancer follow-up system: an auditSusan Wilkinson
Colorectal Services, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trusts, Cambridge
Br J Nurs 18:40-4. 2009..Areas for improvement were identified. The key point from the survey was that patients would like a follow-up phone call post-diagnosis and 48 hours post-discharge from hospital. This has been implemented since the audit...
- Modifications of graduate public/community health nursing internships to facilitate compliance with Institutional Review Board and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulationsGwendolyn F Foss
School of Nursing, University of North Carolina Charlotte, 28223 0001, USA
Public Health Nurs 22:172-9. 2005....
- A daylong clinical laboratory: from gaming to high-fidelity simulatorsDiana Bantz
School of Nursing, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana 47306, USA
Nurse Educ 32:274-7. 2007..The authors discuss a variety of teaching strategies ranging from the use of games to high-fidelity simulators that have been incorporated into an all-day clinical simulation campus laboratory...
- The 50 ml syringe training aid should be utilized immediately before cricoid pressure applicationAndreas Kopka
Department of Anaesthesia, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Eur J Emerg Med 12:155-8. 2005..In our study, we tested whether a 50 ml syringe utilized as a training aid immediately before the assessment of simulated rapid sequence induction on a different cricoid pressure simulator would improve staff performance...
- Evaluation of World Health Organization partograph implementation by midwives for maternity home birth in Medan, IndonesiaMohammad Fahdhy
Obstetric and Gynecology Department, Faculty of Medicine, North Sumatera University, Medan, Indonesia
Midwifery 21:301-10. 2005..to assess the effectiveness of promoting the use of the World Health Organization (WHO) partograph by midwives for labour in a maternity home by comparing outcomes after birth...
- Russian-American health care: bridging the communication gap between physicians and patientsInna Shpilko
Queens College, City University of New York, Benjamin Rosenthal Library, Flushing, NY 11367, USA
Patient Educ Couns 64:331-41. 2006....
- Improving patient care: the use of a digital teaching file to enhance clinicians' access to the intellectual capital of interdepartmental conferencesMark J Halsted
Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 182:307-9. 2004..We describe a simple method for creating teaching cases from clinical data, radiologic images, surgical images, and images from pathologic slides that are presented at tumor board conferences...
- Do your patients understand? Providing culturally congruent patient educationCarolyn Crane Cutilli
Acute Rehabilitation Unit, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Orthop Nurs 25:218-24; quiz 225-6. 2006..S. society. This article will provide information on transcultural nursing models, approaches to assessing a patient's culture, and strategies for working in cross-cultural situations...
- Monthly hemodialysis nutrition lab report cardsShannon Chesterfield
CANNT J 13:49-50. 2003
- Desktop simulator: key to universal training?Hanna Bruynzeel
Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Surg Endosc 21:1637-40. 2007..Most simulators are costly and require a dedicated space. The aim of this study was to evaluate a simple desktop simulator, the Mirror Trainer...
- The information needs of women who have undergone breast reconstruction. Part II: Information giving and content of informationLisa Wolf
Breast Care, Royal Marsden Hospital, Downs Road, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5PT, UK
Eur J Oncol Nurs 8:315-24. 2004..Those involved in imparting information to women about such surgery should be aware of the type of information that is considered relevant, the manner in which it should be delivered and timing factors that implicate on the process...
- [Multimedia educational material. A tool of support to the Otolaryngology training]C A Alvarez Marcos
Servicios de Otorrinolaringología, Hospital Valle del Nalon, Langreo
Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 56:31-7. 2005..The MEM is an interactive useful software program for medical training in Otolaryngology, without avoiding the key figure of the teacher...
- A simulated eye for vitreous surgery using Japanese quail eggsAkira Hirata
Department of Ophthalmology, Saga University Faculty of Medicine, 5 1 1, Nabeshima, Saga, 849 8501, Japan
Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 251:1621-4. 2013..We produced a simulated eye for vitreous surgery training by using Japanese quail eggs, and verified its utility...
- Driving simulator for speed research on two-lane rural roadsFrancesco Bella
Roma Tre University, Department of Sciences of Civil Engineering, via Vito Volterra n 62, 00146 Rome, Italy
Accid Anal Prev 40:1078-87. 2008..The study's results should be considered for driving speed behavior research, in which simulator equipment with similar features of the CRISS driving simulator is used...
- Improving nutrition in the cystic fibrosis patientJudy Pitts
Pulmonary Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 22:137-40. 2008
- Euro-Arab School of Oncology: an educational collaborative activity of the European School of Oncology with the Arab worldNicholas Pavlidis
Department of Medical Oncology, Medical School, University of Ioannina, 451 10 Ioannina, Greece
J Cancer Educ 26:129-33. 2011..In addition, we assess the evaluation questionnaires given to the participants during the courses...
- A how-to guide for conducting a community oral cancer screeningMargaret Kuder Hamilton
University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, Department of Dental Public Health, USA
Pa Dent J (Harrisb) 73:12-4. 2006
- Assessment of the core learning objectives curriculum for the urology clerkshipDavid E Rapp
Section of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
J Urol 178:2114-8. 2007..We performed a prospective, randomized, controlled study to compare the efficacy of core learning objectives vs traditional curricula through objective and subjective measures...
- Pictures and text in instructions for medical devices: effects on recall and actual performanceMarieke Kools
Department of Experimental Psychology, Universiteit Maastricht, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Patient Educ Couns 64:104-11. 2006..From an analysis of the affordances and constraints of both devices this effect was expected to be stronger with the inhaler chamber than with the peak flow meter...
- Surgical simulator design and developmentJenny Dankelman
Department of Biomechanical Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical, Maritime and Materials Engineering 3mE, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 2, Delft, 2628, CD, The Netherlands
World J Surg 32:149-55. 2008..Training different levels of behavior requires different training methods. Although force feedback is reduced during MIS, it is needed for tissue manipulation, and therefore force application should be trained as well...
- On teaching bedside diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to medical students: an annotated bibliography of audiovisual materialsA A MacKinney
University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison
J Gen Intern Med 9:153-7. 1994..DESIGN: A bibliography of available videotapes and related audiovisual teaching materials on 15 common bedside procedures was assembled following requests for materials from all U.S. medical schools...
- Sustainable strategies for increasing CIS use among African American and HispanicMatthew Kreuter; Fiscal Year: 2007..Because the intervention is highly integrated within current CIS structure and practices, this approach can be readily adopted if research evidence establishes its effectiveness. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Development of an Instrument to Measure Health LiteracyLauren McCormack; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Minority Pre-doctoral Education to Reduce DisparitiesMatthew Kreuter; Fiscal Year: 2007..The School of Public Health and Graduate School at Saint Louis University are strongly committed to this program, and have pledged 85% tuition scholarships for students involved. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Enhanced Prescription Drug Label Design to Improve Patient Understanding and UseMichael S Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2010..This study will advance the science related to Rx labeling practices. Findings will directly inform clinical practice and state and federal policies for improving patient medication information and safety. ..
- SIGNALING PATHWAYS INTERACTIONS AND MAMMARY TUMORSRINIVAS RAVI IYENGAR; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION OF SIGNAL TRANSDUCING COMPONENTSSRINIVAS RAVI IYENGAR; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Specificity/Metal Inhibition of Interaction Gata-1/DNAMichael Pikaart; Fiscal Year: 2006..Since lead is known to exert pathological effects on the hematopoietic system, a goal of this proposal to test whether Gata is a molecular target for lead toxicity in cell culture systems. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Poisoning Incidence and ED Use/Misuse in Young ChildrenBarbara Polivka; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Spanish Diabetes Self-Management ProgramsKate Lorig; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Improving Affect & Behavior in Assisted Living ResidentsLinda Teri; Fiscal Year: 2006..Finally, the results of this trial will be used to develop a multi-site effectiveness trial on treatment to reduce affective and behavioral disturbance in AL residents with dementia. ..
- A Stage-Based Expert System for Teen Dating Violence PreventionDEBORAH LEVESQUE; Fiscal Year: 2005..e., provide scores in the "good" to "excellent" range) on a measure of acceptability and perceived utility. ..
- A nanoelectrode for neurophysiology & neuroprostheticsJOHN TROY; Fiscal Year: 2005..If successful, the prospect of restorating close to normal function in human patients with neural disorders would take a big step forward. ..
- Psychotherapy Enhancement for TC RetentionSamuel Ball; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- A Four-Year Church-Based Intervention for LatinasAngela Sauaia; Fiscal Year: 2005..A generalized estimating equations analysis will be used to model the effect of the intervention over time and compare the disparity rates of the three insurance coverage groups. ..
- Promoting Colon Cancer Screening Among African AmerciansSusan M Rawl; Fiscal Year: 2010..Mediators and moderators of intervention effects and changes in health beliefs related to the interventions also will be determined. ..
- Estrogen Modulates Injury-Induced InflammationSuzanne Oparil; Fiscal Year: 2007..These fundamental mechanistic studies will enhance our understanding of the pathobiology of vascular disease, particularly as it occurs in aging women, and will provide the basis for development of novel therapeutic strategies. ..
- Preventing Adverse Reactions in Novice Blood DonorsChristopher R France; Fiscal Year: 2010..Because we are working directly with the American Red Cross, our findings can be quickly translated into practice. ..
- Genomic Predictors of Arteriosclerosis in HypertensivesSharon Kardia; Fiscal Year: 2009..End of Abstract) ..
- Molecular Physiology of the renal Na-Cl cotransporterGerardo Gamba; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Trial of Infant Probiotic Exposure on Developing AsthmaMichael Cabana; Fiscal Year: 2008..We expect that when compared to controls, subjects receiving Lactobacillus will have decreased and delayed development of markers for asthma, and a greater likelihood of developing a Th1 phenotype. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Middle School Prevention of Type 2 DiabetesTom Baranowski; Fiscal Year: 2008..Tests of the proposed hypotheses will identify key variables mediating the intervention effects, and thereby elucidate our understanding of how behavior change programs work. ..
- Effects of Communicating RPFNA Results on Decisions about Tamoxifen UseIsaac Lipkus; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Implementation of Cognitive Therapy in a Public SystemMARTIN AROCENA; Fiscal Year: 2007..This study will allow for a systematic investigation of the impact of implementation, both on the staff that receive training and support for these new skills and on the consumers who receive the intervention. ..
- Board of Trustees: Systemic Conflict of Interest at Research UniversitiesSHEILA SLAUGHTER; Fiscal Year: 2007..The purpose of examining the COI policies is to identify policies that best address ways to manage institutional and systemic COI. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Internet Diabetes Self Management EvaluationKate Lorig; Fiscal Year: 2007..At the present time only about twenty-five percent of people with type 2 diabetes receive such education. If successful, this study will help achieve the Healthy People 2010 objective for diabetes education. ..
- Prostate Cancer Screening: Fostering Informed DecisionsKathryn Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2005..If found to be effective, the long-term goal of this research program is to disseminate this informational decision aid to mass screening programs throughout the United States. ..
- LIGHT, ENVIRONMENTAL ENRICHMENT AND STRESSDavid Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2005..The results should be significant to research investigators and to the federal regulatory agencies that develop animal welfare policies. ..
- EVALUATION OF A LOW BACK PAIN PATIENT EDUCATION PROGRAMKate Lorig; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- The Caring~web: Web-based Support for Stroke CaregiversLinda Pierce; Fiscal Year: 2004..Study outcomes have the potential to direct healthcare professionals in designing programs of care for persons with stroke and their caregivers. ..
- IMPROVING THE CONSENT PROCESS FOR LOW LITERACY PARENTSFRANCES CAMPBELL; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Interventions and Quality of Life in Cancer and AIDSDEBORAH SHERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002..Pearson correlations or one-way ANOVAs will be used to examine the relationship of contextual/demographic factors to quality of life and interventions provided. ..
- Home Fruit,Juice and Vegetable AvailabilityTom Baranowski; Fiscal Year: 2002..The extent to which this research enhances the validity and reliability of measurement, future research on correlates will be more successful. ..
- Testing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in a Public SystemMolly Lopez; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- HOME HYGIENE INTERVENTIONElaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2002..Logistic regression, Liang-Zeger regression, and Chi Square analyses will be used to test differences in rates of transmission of symptoms and changes in quantity, types and resistance patterns of microbial flora of the hands. ..
- Culture Bias in Testing Expressive Ability In DementiaRuth Tappen; Fiscal Year: 2003..Both clinicians and researchers need to know which tests are appropriate, the extent to which the ethnicity of the examiner affects the results and how to interpret the scores obtained on both the newly developed and widely used tests. ..
- EPIDEMIOLOGY ON THE INTERNETRonald Laporte; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Extended work schedules and health outcomes in the USGerald McGwin; Fiscal Year: 2002..Analyses will be adjusted for a number of possible confounders and effect modifier obtained from MEPS and NHIS including socio-demographic factors, family descriptors and lifestyle factors. ..
- Long-Lasting Effects of Neonatal Pain on NociceptionCOREY CLELAND; Fiscal Year: 2002..The results of our studies are likely to impact our basic understanding of pain development and influence the clinical management of pain in infants. ..
- SHAPING COGNITIVE REPRESENTATIONS FOR HYPERTENSIVE WOMENMargaret Scisney Matlock; Fiscal Year: 2002..Data will be analyzed using repeated measures ANOVA. Descriptive, parametric and non- parametric statistical procedures will be used to analyze the results and research hypothesis. ..
- Affecting Perceived Risks and Ambivalence About SmokingIsaac Lipkus; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- PROP SENSITIVITY AND OBESITY AMONG ETHNIC CHILDRENTom Baranowski; Fiscal Year: 2008..Understanding how PROP sensitivity relates to obesity and food intake could provide an easily determined stratifying variable to which dietary interventions could be tailored. ..
- COPING/ATTENTION INTERVENTIONS & CHILD SURGERY OUTCOMESLynda LaMontagne; Fiscal Year: 2001..The knowledge gained of how specific information helps patients to achieve positive outcomes, is important for health care professionals to know as they plan interventions for pediatric surgical patients. ..
- UW Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Training (RMI)Richard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- BIOBEHAVIORAL INTERVENTIONS FOR ORAL PAIN AND MUCOSITISDeborah McGuire; Fiscal Year: 2001..abstract_text> ..
- Genetic Predictors of Incident CVDSharon Kardia; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Do Statins Ameliorate Periodontal Disease?Barry Saver; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- RETINAL GANGLION CELL PROCESSING OF SPATIAL INFORMATIONJOHN TROY; Fiscal Year: 2003..The other major objective of this proposal is to determine whether these anatomical maps can correctly substitute for the physiological maps which are more difficult to measure. ..
- 2003 Fall Meeting of the Biomedical Engineering SocietyROBERT ROSELLI; Fiscal Year: 2003..The Annual Fall Meeting of the BME Society serves an important function in the advancement of knowledge in biomedical engineering and bioengineering. ..
- RATIONAL PHARMACOTHERAPY OF PRIMARY INSOMNIADaniel Buysse; Fiscal Year: 2004..The Principal Investigator will mentor trainees in analyses of existing data, design and implementation of the clinical trial, described above, and new studies designed by the trainees themselves. ..
- NIAMS Muiltidisciplinary Clinical Research Center in...Richard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2006..It will require computer modeling, based on precedents in MR-PET scanning. We will determine if surgeons will accept the synthesized images as a replacement for CT-myelography for purposes of surgical planning. ..
- Training Strategies for Motivational InterviewingSteve Martino; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- DIETARY INTERVENTION--WOMEN HIGH RISK FOR BREAST CANCERZora Djuric; Fiscal Year: 2002..The use of biomarkers will allow to evaluate the cancer-protective effects of dietary modulation over a relatively short period of time. ..
- Stopping URIs and FLU in the Family: the Stuffy TrialElaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- Increasing screening in families with colorectal cancerSusan Rawl; Fiscal Year: 2003..Transition probabilities for stage of change will be calculated separately for the intervention groups for each screening test. ..
- Patient-activated Colorectal Cancer Screening in PCPBerta Geller; Fiscal Year: 2005..By the completion of this project we will have tested the intervention and data collection instruments, and collected the data necessary to plan an intervention trial. ..
- Interdisciplinary Research:Antimicrobial Resistance(RMI)Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2006..In the final year, plans for a sustainable Consortium on antimicrobial resistance will be formalized. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Enhancing Pediatric Asthma ManagementMichael Cabana; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Testing a video to improve provider-patient interactionDeborah Helitzer; Fiscal Year: 2006..This research addresses the priorities of announcement PAR-04-117 "Understanding and Promoting Health Literacy." ..
- Staff Hand Hygiene and Nosocomial Infections in NeonatesElaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Stigma Psychoeducation for Black Mental Health ClientsJennifer Alvidrez; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- A Randomized Trial of Home Self-Efficacy EnhancementAnthony Jerant; Fiscal Year: 2007..The findings will help policymakers, payers, and providers identify which interventions to implement. ..
- Impact of Hand Hygiene Guideline on Infections and CostsElaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- An Expert System to Reduce Depression in Primary CareDEBORAH LEVESQUE; Fiscal Year: 2004..An effective, low-cost expert system that can reduce the prevalence of depression on a population basis has significant commercial potential. ..