electronic mail

Summary

Summary: Messages between computer users via COMPUTER COMMUNICATION NETWORKS. This feature duplicates most of the features of paper mail, such as forwarding, multiple copies, and attachments of images and other file types, but with a speed advantage. The term also refers to an individual message sent in this way.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Effectiveness of an online computer-tailored physical activity intervention in a real-life setting
    Heleen Spittaels
    Policy Research Centre Sports, Physical Activity and Health, Belgium
    Health Educ Res 22:385-96. 2007
  2. ncbi Engagement and satisfaction with an Internet-based physical activity intervention in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    M H van den Berg
    Department of Rheumatology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:545-52. 2007
  3. ncbi Use of health-related online sites
    Amy M Bovi
    Am J Bioeth 3:W-IF3. 2003
  4. ncbi Use of the Internet and e-mail for health care information: results from a national survey
    Laurence Baker
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif 94305 5405, USA
    JAMA 289:2400-6. 2003
  5. ncbi Enhancing doctor-patient communication using email: a pilot study
    Shou Ling Leong
    Departments of Family and Community Medicine, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 18:180-8. 2005
  6. ncbi A randomized trial comparing human e-mail counseling, computer-automated tailored counseling, and no counseling in an Internet weight loss program
    Deborah F Tate
    Schools of Public Health and Medicine, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1620-5. 2006
  7. ncbi Efficacy of a single computer-tailored e-mail for smoking cessation: results after 6 months
    Fam te Poel
    Care School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Health Educ Res 24:930-40. 2009
  8. pmc Challenges of internet recruitment: a case study with disappointing results
    Malcolm Koo
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 7:e6. 2005
  9. pmc Periodic prompts and reminders in health promotion and health behavior interventions: systematic review
    Jillian P Fry
    Center for a Livable Future, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e16. 2009
  10. ncbi Patient access to an electronic health record with secure messaging: impact on primary care utilization
    Yi Y Zhou
    Kaiser Permanente, Portland, OR 97210, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:418-24. 2007

Research Grants

  1. PREVENTING CHANGE TO REGULAR SMOKING IN COLLEGE STUDENTS
    Kari Harris; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. GENERAL CLINICAL RESEARCH CENTERS INFORMATICS MEETING
    JAMES KUSHNER; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. COORDINATING CENTER FOR THE CANCER GENETICS NETWORK
    Dianne Finkelstein; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. ENHANCED INFORMATION ACCESS FOR RURAL NORTH IDAHO
    MARCIA HORNER; Fiscal Year: 1991
  5. TELEMEDICINE FOR RURAL AND PSYCHIATRIC CLIENTS
    CHRISTINE PEDERSON; Fiscal Year: 2001
  6. ONCALL II--CONSORTIUM WIDE HEALTH INFORMATION ACCESS
    MARTIN MUTKA; Fiscal Year: 1999
  7. REGISTRY AND ANALYSIS OF COMPUTER TRIALS IN PRIMARY CARE
    E Balas; Fiscal Year: 1993
  8. INTERNET CONNECTION GRANT
    Larry Burton; Fiscal Year: 2001
  9. OMAHA CONSORTIUM
    A Bothmer; Fiscal Year: 1991
  10. Partnering with Patients to Find Adverse Events
    SAUL WEINGART; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications285 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Effectiveness of an online computer-tailored physical activity intervention in a real-life setting
    Heleen Spittaels
    Policy Research Centre Sports, Physical Activity and Health, Belgium
    Health Educ Res 22:385-96. 2007
    ..In conclusion, although tailored advice was appreciated more than standard advice, no evidence was found that an online-tailored physical activity intervention program outperformed online standard information...
  2. ncbi Engagement and satisfaction with an Internet-based physical activity intervention in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    M H van den Berg
    Department of Rheumatology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:545-52. 2007
    ..To assess the engagement in and satisfaction with an Internet-mediated physical activity intervention with individual supervision in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  3. ncbi Use of health-related online sites
    Amy M Bovi
    Am J Bioeth 3:W-IF3. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi Use of the Internet and e-mail for health care information: results from a national survey
    Laurence Baker
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif 94305 5405, USA
    JAMA 289:2400-6. 2003
    ..Available estimates of use and impact vary widely. Without accurate estimates of use and effects, it is difficult to focus policy discussions or design appropriate policy activities...
  5. ncbi Enhancing doctor-patient communication using email: a pilot study
    Shou Ling Leong
    Departments of Family and Community Medicine, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 18:180-8. 2005
    ..The doctor-patient relationship has been eroded by many factors. Would e-mail enhance communication and address some of the barriers inherent to our medical practices?..
  6. ncbi A randomized trial comparing human e-mail counseling, computer-automated tailored counseling, and no counseling in an Internet weight loss program
    Deborah F Tate
    Schools of Public Health and Medicine, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1620-5. 2006
    ..Several studies have shown that e-mail counseling improves weight loss achieved in self-directed Internet programs. Computer-tailored feedback offers a population-based alternative to human e-mail counseling...
  7. ncbi Efficacy of a single computer-tailored e-mail for smoking cessation: results after 6 months
    Fam te Poel
    Care School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Health Educ Res 24:930-40. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Challenges of internet recruitment: a case study with disappointing results
    Malcolm Koo
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 7:e6. 2005
    ..This paper summarizes our experiences from 2 studies in which we attempted to recruit teenagers on the Internet for a questionnaire study to evaluate a smoking-cessation website...
  9. pmc Periodic prompts and reminders in health promotion and health behavior interventions: systematic review
    Jillian P Fry
    Center for a Livable Future, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e16. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi Patient access to an electronic health record with secure messaging: impact on primary care utilization
    Yi Y Zhou
    Kaiser Permanente, Portland, OR 97210, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:418-24. 2007
    ..To determine whether patient access to secure patient-physician messaging affects annual adult primary care office visit and documented telephone contact rates...
  11. pmc Comparison of trial participants and open access users of a web-based physical activity intervention regarding adherence, attrition, and repeated participation
    Miriam Wanner
    Swiss Federal Institute of Sport Magglingen, Magglingen, Switzerland
    J Med Internet Res 12:e3. 2010
    ..However, little is known about user characteristics, adherence, attrition, and predictors of repeated participation on open access physical activity websites...
  12. pmc E-mail in patient-provider communication: a systematic review
    Jiali Ye
    National Center for Primary Care, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 80:266-73. 2010
    ..To review systematically the role of e-mails in patient-provider communication in terms of e-mail content, and perspectives of providers and patients on e-mail communication in health care...
  13. pmc Design and implementation of an interactive website to support long-term maintenance of weight loss
    Victor J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente, Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e1. 2008
    ..Internet-based weight loss maintenance programs offer considerable potential for meeting this need. Careful design processes are required to maximize adherence and minimize attrition...
  14. ncbi The effect of reminders in a web-based intervention study
    Madeleine Svensson
    Unit of Clinical Epidemiology, T2, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:333-40. 2012
    ..Frequent reminders were effective on response rates, especially for those with high Internet availability. The highest increases in response rates were found in September...
  15. pmc Health professionals' attitudes towards using a Web 2.0 portal for child and adolescent diabetes care: qualitative study
    Cecilia Nordqvist
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, S 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    J Med Internet Res 11:e12. 2009
    ..Modern management of type 1 diabetes requires continuous support and problem-based learning, but few pediatric clinics offer Web 2.0 resources to patients as part of routine diabetes care...
  16. pmc Patient experiences and attitudes about access to a patient electronic health care record and linked web messaging
    Andrea Hassol
    Abt Associates Inc, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:505-13. 2004
    ..The objective of our study was to evaluate patients' values and perceptions regarding Web-based communication with their primary care providers in the context of access to their electronic health care record...
  17. ncbi Effectiveness of phone and e-mail lifestyle counseling for long term weight control among overweight employees
    Marieke F van Wier
    Department of Public and Occupational Health and The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Occup Environ Med 53:680-6. 2011
    ..To determine the effectiveness of a weight-management program with personal counseling by phone or e-mail...
  18. pmc Phase 1 pilot study of e-mail support for people with long term conditions using the Internet
    Bryony Sheaves
    Faculty of Health, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, UK
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:20. 2011
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to develop an intervention and test methods for a definitive randomised controlled trial (RCT) of anonymous personal online email support for patients in this latter group...
  19. ncbi Can e-mail messages between patients and physicians be patient-centered?
    Debra L Roter
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Commun 23:80-6. 2008
    ..E-mail has the potential to support the doctor-patient relationship by providing a medium through which patients can express worries and concerns and physicians can be patient-centered in response...
  20. ncbi E-mailed standardized cognitive behavioural treatment of work-related stress: a randomized controlled trial
    Jeroen Ruwaard
    Interapy BV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cogn Behav Ther 36:179-92. 2007
    ..Such research should include the direct comparison of this treatment with face-to-face treatment, and should address the optimal level of therapist contact in Internet-driven treatment...
  21. pmc A digital smoking cessation program delivered through internet and cell phone without nicotine replacement (happy ending): randomized controlled trial
    Håvar Brendryen
    Department of Psychology, Postboks 1094 Blindern, 0317 Oslo, Norway
    J Med Internet Res 10:e51. 2008
    ..HE includes a craving helpline and a relapse prevention system, providing just-in-time therapy. All the components of the program are fully automated...
  22. ncbi Randomized trial of a neighborhood environment-focused physical activity website intervention
    Shannon L Ferney
    The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    Prev Med 48:144-50. 2009
    ..To evaluate the use of a local neighborhood environment-focused physical activity website and its effects on walking and overall physical activity in middle-aged adults...
  23. ncbi Improving diet and physical activity with ALIVE: a worksite randomized trial
    Barbara Sternfeld
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:475-83. 2009
    ..Healthy diets and regular physical activity confer many health benefits, but the prevalence of these behaviors is relatively low...
  24. ncbi Feasibility of an email-based electronic screening and brief intervention (e-SBI) to college students in Sweden
    Preben Bendtsen
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, S 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Addict Behav 31:777-87. 2006
    ..The e-SBI with normative feedback was simple to administer and has the potential to be used repeatedly and on a large scale with minimum effort in terms of cost and time...
  25. pmc Effect of a triage-based E-mail system on clinic resource use and patient and physician satisfaction in primary care: a randomized controlled trial
    Steven J Katz
    Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System and the Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Suite 7E12, Box 0429, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:736-44. 2003
    ..We collected information on patient e-mail use, phone calls, and visit distribution by physician over the 10 months and performed physician and patient surveys to examine attitudes about communication...
  26. pmc The emerging role of online communication between patients and their providers
    Steven J Katz
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Suite 7E12, Box 0429, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:978-83. 2004
    ....
  27. pmc Web messaging: a new tool for patient-physician communication
    Eric M Liederman
    Division of Clinical Information Systems, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:260-70. 2003
    ..There is a high demand by patients to communicate electronically with their doctor. This study evaluates the use of a web messaging system by staff and patients of UC Davis community Primary Care Network (PCN) clinic...
  28. ncbi The role of peer e-mail support as part of a college smoking-cessation website
    Colleen Klatt
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:S471-8. 2008
    ..The relationship between peer e-mail support and cessation outcomes among intervention participants is examined here...
  29. pmc Nationwide implementation of Hello World: a Dutch email-based health promotion program for pregnant women
    Mariska Bot
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 11:e24. 2009
    ..The program consisted of emails containing quizzes with pregnancy-related questions tailored to the number of weeks of pregnancy. Emails were sent out once every 4 weeks, up to a maximum of nine emails...
  30. pmc Recruitment to a randomized web-based nutritional intervention trial: characteristics of participants compared to non-participants
    Melanie A Stopponi
    Institute for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Denver, Colorado 80237 8066, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e38. 2009
    ....
  31. pmc Patient use of secure electronic messaging within a shared medical record: a cross-sectional study
    James D Ralston
    Group Health Cooperative, Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:349-55. 2009
    ..Most patients would like to be able to exchange electronic messages with personal physicians. Few patients and providers are exchanging electronic communications...
  32. pmc Use of email in a family practice setting: opportunities and challenges in patient- and physician-initiated communication
    Ayaz Virji
    6 Step Weight Loss Center, 13191 Starkey Rd, Suite A 3, Largo, FL 33773, USA
    BMC Med 4:18. 2006
    b>Electronic mail (email) has the potential to improve communication between physicians and patients.
  33. pmc Patient-physician web messaging. The impact on message volume and satisfaction
    Eric M Liederman
    Division of Clinical Information Systems and Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis Health System, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:52-7. 2005
    ..Patients want electronic access to providers. Providers fear being overwhelmed by unreimbursed messages...
  34. ncbi Group health cooperative's transformation toward patient-centered access
    James D Ralston
    Center for Health Studies, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 66:703-24. 2009
    ....
  35. pmc Email consultations in health care: 2--acceptability and safe application
    Josip Car
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, London W6 8RP
    BMJ 329:439-42. 2004
  36. pmc Automated e-mail messaging as a tool for improving quit rates in an internet smoking cessation intervention
    Leslie Lenert
    Department of Medicine, University of California, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:235-40. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether an automated e-mail messaging system that sent individually timed educational messages (ITEMs) increased the effectiveness of an Internet smoking cessation intervention...
  37. pmc A content analysis of e-mail communication between patients and their providers: patients get the message
    Casey B White
    Office of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, Learning Resource Center, 3960 Taubman Medical Library, 1135 East Catherine Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0726, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:260-7. 2004
    ..This study examined the content of a random sample of patient-physician e-mail messages to determine the validity of those concerns...
  38. pmc Rates and determinants of uptake and use of an internet physical activity and weight management program in office and manufacturing work sites in England: cohort study
    Lisa J Ware
    MiLife Coaching Ltd, Colworth Science Park, Sharnbrook, Bedford MK44 1LQ, UK
    J Med Internet Res 10:e56. 2008
    ..To be successful, the program must engage a wide range of employees, especially those at risk of weight gain or ill health...
  39. pmc Computer and internet use by first year clinical and nursing students in a Nigerian teaching hospital
    Grace Ada Ajuwon
    E, Latunde Odeku Medical Library, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 3:10. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the uptake of computer and internet by health science students studying in the country...
  40. pmc Physicians' use of and attitudes toward electronic mail for patient communication
    Barak Gaster
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:385-9. 2003
    To assess physicians' use of and attitudes toward electronic mail (e-mail) for patient communication, we conducted a mail-in survey of physicians who see patients in outpatient clinics affiliated with a large academic medical center (N = ..
  41. ncbi Electronic patient-provider communication: will it offset office visits and telephone consultations in primary care?
    Trine S Bergmo
    Norwegian Centre for Telemedicine, University Hospital of North Norway, N 9038 Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Med Inform 74:705-10. 2005
    ..This study aims to explore whether a secure web-based messaging system is an effective way of providing patient care in general practices...
  42. pmc Biology Intensive Orientation for Students (BIOS): a biology "boot camp"
    Sheri Maples Wischusen
    College of Basic Sciences, Office of Multidisciplinary Research, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    CBE Life Sci Educ 6:172-8. 2007
    ....
  43. ncbi Six-month follow-up and participant use and satisfaction of an electronic mail intervention promoting physical activity and nutrition
    Ronald C Plotnikoff
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies, School of Public Health, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Health Promot 24:255-9. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effects of a 12-week e-mail intervention promoting physical activity and nutrition, and to describe participant use and satisfaction feedback...
  44. ncbi Patient-physician e-mail: an opportunity to transform pediatric health care delivery
    Paul Rosen
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Division of Rheumatology, 3705 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2583, USA
    Pediatrics 120:701-6. 2007
    ....
  45. pmc Internet health information use and e-mail access by parents attending a paediatric emergency department
    R D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Canada
    Emerg Med J 23:345-8. 2006
    ..To document internet access and health related usage patterns by families of children in a large paediatric emergency department (ED), and to discover if parents want the internet to become a tool for transferring medical test results...
  46. pmc Effect of emailed messages on return use of a nutrition education website and subsequent changes in dietary behavior
    W Gill Woodall
    University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Med Internet Res 9:e27. 2007
    ..However, such eHealth applications on the Internet need to generate return usage to be effective. Limited evidence is available on how continued usage can be encouraged...
  47. ncbi Recruitment and retention of an online sample for an HIV prevention intervention targeting men who have sex with men: the Smart Sex Quest Project
    S Salyers Bull
    Colorado Health Outcomes Program, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    AIDS Care 16:931-43. 2004
    ..Alternate ways to recruit for and evaluate online trials must be considered...
  48. ncbi The role of primary care non-physician clinic staff in e-mail communication with patients
    A F Kittler
    Partners HealthCare Information Systems, Department of Clinical Analysis, Wellesley, MA, USA
    Int J Med Inform 73:333-40. 2004
    ....
  49. ncbi Shyness 3: randomized controlled trial of guided versus unguided Internet-based CBT for social phobia
    Nickolai Titov
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:1030-40. 2008
    ..demonstrated significant benefit from an Internet- and email-based treatment programme for social phobia. The present study (Shyness 3) explores whether participants are able to complete this programme independently...
  50. ncbi Telemedicine by email in remote Cambodia
    Paul J Heinzelmann
    Partners Telemedicine, Two Longfellow Place, Suite 216, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 11:S44-7. 2005
    ..001). The success of the pilot telemedicine programme confirms the value of email support for non-physician health-care workers in the developing world...
  51. ncbi Email for clinical communication between patients/caregivers and healthcare professionals
    Helen Atherton
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD007978. 2012
    ..This review addresses the use of email for two-way clinical communication between patients/caregivers and healthcare professionals...
  52. ncbi Nurse practitioner practice and deployment: electronic mail Delphi study
    Janet Marsden
    Department of Health Care Studies, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
    J Adv Nurs 43:595-605. 2003
    ..This study was part of a larger project for the Department of Health relating to nurse practitioner (NP) education and practice in UK...
  53. ncbi Feasibility of using E-mail counseling as part of a smoking-cessation program
    Riccardo Polosa
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Centro Antifumo Universitario, Universita di Catania, Via Passo Gravina 187, 95125 Catania, Italy
    Respir Care 54:1033-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to assess the effectiveness of incorporating tailored e-mail consultation messages in a smoking-cessation program for smokers willing to quit...
  54. ncbi Teledermatology in practice
    R B Mallett
    Department of Dermatology, Peterborough District Hospital, Peterborough, UK
    Clin Exp Dermatol 28:356-9. 2003
    ..It must be recognized that teledermatology is potentially a useful communication tool for selected patients in primary care but is unlikely to solve waiting list problems or replace the need for local dermatology services...
  55. ncbi [E-mail in psychotherapy--an aftercare model via electronic mail for psychotherapy inpatients]
    Markus Wolf
    Forschungsstelle für Psychotherapie, Institut fur Psychosomatische Kooperationsforschung und Familientherapie, Zentrum für Psychosoziale Medizin am Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 56:138-46. 2006
    ..Based on these first positive experiences the perspectives of using E-mail in psychotherapy will be discussed...
  56. ncbi Computer access and Internet use by urban and suburban emergency department customers
    Michael C Bond
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Emerg Med 43:159-65. 2012
    ..Patients are increasingly using the Internet (43% in 2000 vs. 70% in 2006) to obtain health information, but is there a difference in the ability of urban and suburban emergency department (ED) customers to access the Internet?..
  57. ncbi Let Them Know: evaluation of an online partner notification service for chlamydia that offers E-mail and SMS messaging
    Jade E Bilardi
    Sexual Health Unit, Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 37:563-5. 2010
    ..A substantial and increasing number of text messages were sent, pointing to the potential for improved partner notification rates...
  58. ncbi Communicating health promotion and disease prevention information to patients via email: a review
    Helen Atherton
    e Health Unit, Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, Charing Cross Campus, St Dunstans Road, London, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 16:172-5. 2010
    ..Many articles discussed the potential use of email for health promotion and disease prevention but did not provide evidence. There is much scope for further research in this area...
  59. ncbi Patient-physician e-mail communication revisited a decade later: an OKPRN study
    Katy Duncan Smith
    Oklahoma Physicians Research Resource Network, USA
    J Okla State Med Assoc 102:291-3. 2009
    ..A substantial majority would like to use e-mail to communicate with their primary care clinicians. Since 1997, rural patients have caught up with urbanites in their access to computers...
  60. pmc Internet and email use among STD clinic patients
    Karen E Mark
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98122, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:960-5. 2008
    ..Little data exist on Internet and email use among STD clinic patients for research and clinical care communication...
  61. ncbi The role of information technology usage in physician practice satisfaction
    Nir Menachemi
    Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 34:364-71. 2009
    ..Despite the growing use of information technology (IT) in medical practices, little is known about the relationship between IT and physician satisfaction...
  62. ncbi The ethics of research using electronic mail discussion groups
    Debbie Kralik
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of South Australia, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 52:537-45. 2005
    The aim of this paper is to identify and discuss the ethical considerations that have confronted and challenged the research team when researchers facilitate conversations using private electronic mail discussion lists.
  63. ncbi Internet use and e-mail communications between patients and providers: a survey of rheumatology outpatients
    Chokkalingam Siva
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, School of Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 14:318-23. 2008
    ..As health care costs rise in the United States and elsewhere, adopting health information technology is being advocated to reduce costs and improve efficiency...
  64. pmc Effectiveness of active-online, an individually tailored physical activity intervention, in a real-life setting: randomized controlled trial
    Miriam Wanner
    Swiss Federal Institute of Sport Magglingen, Magglingen, Switzerland
    J Med Internet Res 11:e23. 2009
    ..Effective interventions are needed to reduce the chronic disease epidemic. The Internet has the potential to provide large populations with individual advice at relatively low cost...
  65. ncbi Electronic screening and brief intervention for risky drinking in Swedish university students--a randomized controlled trial
    Diana Stark Ekman
    Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Addict Behav 36:654-9. 2011
    ..The intervention group (IG) (n=80) received extensive normative feedback; the control group (CG) (n=78) received very brief feedback consisting of only three statements...
  66. ncbi Effects of Internet behavioral counseling on weight loss in adults at risk for type 2 diabetes: a randomized trial
    Deborah F Tate
    Brown University School of Medicine Miriam Hospital, Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    JAMA 289:1833-6. 2003
    ..Weight loss programs on the Internet appear promising for short-term weight loss but have not been studied for weight loss in individuals at risk of type 2 diabetes; thus, the longer-term efficacy is unknown...
  67. ncbi Empirical analysis of an evolving social network
    Gueorgi Kossinets
    Department of Sociology and Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy, Columbia University, 420 West 118th Street, MC 3355, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Science 311:88-90. 2006
    ..In the absence of global perturbations, average network properties appear to approach an equilibrium state, whereas individual properties are unstable...
  68. pmc Public health communication with frontline clinicians during the first wave of the 2009 influenza pandemic
    Catherine J Staes
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 17:36-44. 2011
    ..Communication between public health authorities and frontline clinicians is critical, yet public health agencies, medical societies, and healthcare delivery organizations have all called for improvements...
  69. ncbi The impact of short message service text messages sent as appointment reminders to patients' cell phones at outpatient clinics in São Paulo, Brazil
    Thiago Martini da Costa
    Postgraduate Program in Health Informatics, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Rua Botucatu 862, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Int J Med Inform 79:65-70. 2010
    ....
  70. pmc Phone and e-mail counselling are effective for weight management in an overweight working population: a randomized controlled trial
    Marieke F van Wier
    Department of Public and Occupational Health EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 9:6. 2009
    ..Secondary purposes were to establish effects on waist circumference and lifestyle behaviours, and to assess which communication method is the most effective...
  71. ncbi Primary care physician attitudes towards using a secure web-based portal designed to facilitate electronic communication with patients
    Anne F Kittler
    Department of Clinical and Quality Analysis, Information Systems, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Inform Prim Care 12:129-38. 2004
    ..However, physicians have typically been hesitant to communicate electronically with patients, largely due to concerns relating to workload, security and lack of compensation...
  72. pmc Development of Alive! (A Lifestyle Intervention Via Email), and its effect on health-related quality of life, presenteeism, and other behavioral outcomes: randomized controlled trial
    Gladys Block
    NutritionQuest, 15 Shattuck Square, Suite 288, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e43. 2008
    ..It was shown to improve these behaviors in a large randomized controlled trial...
  73. ncbi Evaluation of email alerts in practice: Part 2. Validation of the information assessment method
    Pierre Pluye
    Department of Family Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:1236-43. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present paper (Part 2) is to examine the content validity of the IAM cognitive checklist when linked to email alerts...
  74. pmc eHealth trends in Europe 2005-2007: a population-based survey
    Per Egil Kummervold
    Norwegian Centre for Telemedicine, University Hospital of North Norway, PO Box 35, N 9038 Tromsø, Norway
    J Med Internet Res 10:e42. 2008
    ..People are using the Internet for various health-related purposes. It is important to monitor such use as it may have an impact on the individual's health and behavior, patient-practitioner roles, and on general health care provision...
  75. pmc Help for physicians contemplating use of e-mail with patients
    Daniel Z Sands
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:268-9. 2004
  76. pmc Information technologies: when will they make it into physicians' black bags?
    Anne Marie Audet
    The Commonwealth Fund, New York, NY, USA
    MedGenMed 6:2. 2004
    ..Physicians in the United States are only slowly adopting information technology (IT) tools, despite studies demonstrating their clinical benefits. More is known about IT use within institutional settings than by individual physicians...
  77. ncbi A tailored Internet-plus-email intervention for increasing physical activity among ethnically-diverse women
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Health Promotion Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Prev Med 47:605-11. 2008
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of an individually tailored, Internet-plus-email physical activity intervention designed for adult women...
  78. ncbi Notifying emergency department patients of negative test results: pitfalls of passive communication
    Ron Keren
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 19:226-30. 2003
    ..Thus, positive throat culture results are communicated actively and negative results are communicated passively. We sought to determine the effectiveness and safety of such a system...
  79. ncbi Prospective case review of a global e-health system for doctors in developing countries
    R Wootton
    Centre for Online Health, University of Queensland, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 10:94-6. 2004
    ..The second-opinion consultation system operated by the Swinfen Charitable Trust represents an example of a global e-health system operated for altruistic, rather than commercial, reasons...
  80. pmc Profiles of 800,000 users of the National Cancer Institute's Cancer Information Service since the debut of online assistance, 2003-2008
    Nigel Bush
    National Center for Telehealth and Technology, Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury, OMAMC, Tacoma, WA 98431
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A31. 2010
    ..We sought to determine how new media users differ from telephone callers and the US population in general...
  81. ncbi Experiences of physicians who frequently use e-mail with patients
    Thomas K Houston
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Commun 15:515-25. 2003
    ..Increasing integration into practice to enhance time-saving aspects and improve patient education might lead to more sustained use of this promising communication tool...
  82. ncbi Internet recruitment and e-mail interviews in qualitative studies
    Rebekah J Hamilton
    School of Nursing at the University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Qual Health Res 16:821-35. 2006
    ..They include some practical suggestions on a research design for a qualitative study employing both Internet recruitment and e-mail interviewing...
  83. pmc Email consultations in health care: 1--scope and effectiveness
    Josip Car
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, London W6 8RP
    BMJ 329:435-8. 2004
  84. pmc Using email reminders to engage physicians in an Internet-based CME intervention
    Maziar Abdolrasulnia
    Division of Continuing Medical Education, University of Alabama at Birmingham, JNWB 406, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0500, USA
    BMC Med Educ 4:17. 2004
    ....
  85. pmc Impact of research-based synopses delivered as daily e-mail: a prospective observational study
    Roland M Grad
    Department of Family Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:240-5. 2008
    ..Sustaining current practice and increasing knowledge about new developments in medicine are important outcomes arising from research-based synopses delivered as e-mail, in addition to practice change...
  86. ncbi New technology and partner notification--why aren't we using them?
    J E Tomnay
    Department of Public Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, 580 Swanston Street, Carlton, 3053 Victoria, Australia
    Int J STD AIDS 16:19-22. 2005
    ..This research is important if we are to procure an evidence base for future contact tracing strategies rather than allowing these methods to become commonplace at the initiation of our clients...
  87. ncbi Electronic delivery of research summaries for academic generalist doctors: a randomised trial of an educational intervention
    Kei Mukohara
    Department of General Medicine, Nagoya University Hospital, 65 Tsurumai cho Showa ku, Nagoya 466 8560, Nagoya, Japan
    Med Educ 39:402-9. 2005
    ..To determine whether weekly e-mails of structured, critically appraised summaries of new articles, within the format of a Weekly Browsing Journal Club (WBJC), would encourage use of evidence in practice...
  88. ncbi E-mail communications in primary care: what are patients' expectations for specific test results?
    Glen R Couchman
    Sherwood and Brindley Foundation, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, College of Medicine, Scott and White Santa Fe Century Square, 1402 West Ave H, Temple, TX 76504, USA
    Int J Med Inform 74:21-30. 2005
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess patients' willingness to use e-mail to obtain specific test results, assess their expectations regarding response times, and identify any demographic trends...
  89. pmc Older patients' enthusiasm to use electronic mail to communicate with their physicians: cross-sectional survey
    Hardeep Singh
    Houston VA Health Services Research and Development HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e18. 2009
    ..b>Electronic mail (email) represents a means of communication that, coupled with face-to-face communication, could enhance ..
  90. ncbi Evaluation of email alerts in practice: Part 1. Review of the literature on clinical emailing channels
    Pierre Pluye
    Department of Family Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:1227-35. 2010
    ..CECs can be understood as a communication infrastructure that channels clinically relevant research knowledge, email alerts, from information providers to the inboxes of individual practitioners...
  91. ncbi Automatic message handling for a national counselling service
    Liam Caffery
    Centre for Online Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 10:18-21. 2004
    ..4 days, a decrease of 2.0 days. Automatic message handling appears to be a promising method of managing the administration of a steadily increasing email counselling service...
  92. pmc Using sequential e-mail messages to promote health behaviors: evidence of feasibility and reach in a worksite sample
    Patricia D Franklin
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Med Internet Res 8:e3. 2006
    ..E-mail and Web-based worksite programs have the potential to reach a broad adult population and to provide a cost-effective approach to employee wellness programming...
  93. pmc Results of a content analysis of electronic messages (email) sent between patients and their physicians
    Dean F Sittig
    Clinical Informatics Research Network, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, OR, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 3:11. 2003
    ..This study was designed to provide insight into how patients are using email to request information or services from their healthcare providers...
  94. pmc Demonstration of an E-mailed worksite nutrition intervention program
    Gladys Block
    Public Health Nutrition Program, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 94720, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 1:A06. 2004
    ..S. population intake does not meet recommendations. Interventions are needed that incorporate effective behavior-change principles and that can be delivered inexpensively to large segments of the population...
  95. pmc Use of email for patient communication in student health care: a cross-sectional study
    Johanna Castrén
    Medical School, Department of General Practice, 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:2. 2005
    ..Our study was designed to examine physicians' activity in using email and to estimate the proportion of email messages missing from documentation in electronic patient records (EPR)...
  96. ncbi Design and implementation of an automatic message-routing system for low-cost telemedicine
    Richard Wootton
    Centre for Online Health, University of Queensland, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 9:S44-7. 2003
    ..7 days (interquartile range 0.3-2.3). Automatic message handling solves many of the problems of manual email telemedicine systems and represents a potentially scalable way of doing low-cost telemedicine in the developing world...
  97. ncbi Print versus website physical activity programs: a randomized trial
    Alison L Marshall
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4071, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 25:88-94. 2003
    ..Programs delivered through the mail that target the stage of motivational readiness have been shown to increase activity. Communication technology (websites and e-mail) might provide a means for delivering similar programs...
  98. pmc Interest in the use of computerized patient portals: role of the provider-patient relationship
    Susan L Zickmund
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 151C U, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:20-6. 2008
    ..However, little is known about what influences patients' desires to use this technology...
  99. ncbi A content analysis of e-mail communication between primary care providers and parents
    Shikha G Anand
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1283-8. 2005
    ..E-mail exchange between parents of patients and providers has been cited by the Institute of Medicine as an important aspect of contemporary medicine; however, we are unaware of any data describing actual exchanges...
  100. pmc The role of an online community for people with a rare disease: content analysis of messages posted on a primary biliary cirrhosis mailinglist
    Judith N Lasker
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Lehigh University, 681 Taylor Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e10. 2005
    ..The PBCers Organization (PBC stands for primary biliary cirrhosis) provides electronic mailinglists (listservs) and informational resources for those with primary biliary cirrhosis...
  101. ncbi A survey of GP attitudes to and experiences of email consultations
    Ron G Neville
    Westgate Health Centre, Charleston Drive, Dundee DD2 4AD, Scotland, UK
    Inform Prim Care 12:201-6. 2004
    ..Many perceived a need to provide an email service for clinical enquiries and repeat prescription requests but felt constrained from doing so by a lack of an accepted system and workload concerns...

Research Grants62

  1. PREVENTING CHANGE TO REGULAR SMOKING IN COLLEGE STUDENTS
    Kari Harris; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Trained counselors will tailor two 15-minute sessions and three electronic mail messages based on students' interest in reducing or quitting...
  2. GENERAL CLINICAL RESEARCH CENTERS INFORMATICS MEETING
    JAMES KUSHNER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..which will be composed of representatives of the national GCRC network and the NIH, will communicate using electronic mail and will meet quarterly via conference calls...
  3. COORDINATING CENTER FOR THE CANCER GENETICS NETWORK
    Dianne Finkelstein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..organize network steering committee meetings and establish a communications system for the network based on electronic mail, the World Wide Web, telephone conference calls, and periodic mailings...
  4. ENHANCED INFORMATION ACCESS FOR RURAL NORTH IDAHO
    MARCIA HORNER; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..These will include GRATEFUL MED, a diagnostic service similar to AMA-NET's DxPlain, and a bulletin board and electronic mail service. A professional librarian will provide educational and back-up services...
  5. TELEMEDICINE FOR RURAL AND PSYCHIATRIC CLIENTS
    CHRISTINE PEDERSON; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..research are: (1) to determine whether adults with SMI living in rural communities can use and benefit from electronic mail and access to the Internet with a modest investment of time and resources in assistance; and, (2) to assess ..
  6. ONCALL II--CONSORTIUM WIDE HEALTH INFORMATION ACCESS
    MARTIN MUTKA; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..End users will be able to request information through the system using the telecommunications infrastructure in place, including electronic mail, at the University of Buffalo and its teaching hospitals and clinics.
  7. REGISTRY AND ANALYSIS OF COMPUTER TRIALS IN PRIMARY CARE
    E Balas; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..g. letters, electronic mail, meetings)...
  8. INTERNET CONNECTION GRANT
    Larry Burton; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..2. By 2002, all providers will have secure electronic mail services for intra-office communications and communications with outside resources. 3...
  9. OMAHA CONSORTIUM
    A Bothmer; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..of this new enhanced service; 4) to provide each site with a microcomputer, modem, and printer to foster electronic mail capabilities and make available end-user searching, CD-ROM or online; 5) to provide a telefacsimile machine ..
  10. Partnering with Patients to Find Adverse Events
    SAUL WEINGART; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..assesses whether ambulatory patients can identify adverse events due to medications through an internet-based electronic mail query...
  11. Connecting Chicago Health Outreach to the Internet
    CECILIA MORALES; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..all CHO programs and administrative offices housed in the 4750 North Sheridan building; 2) Establish secure electronic mail services and World Wide Web access for all CHO staff housed in the 4750 North Sheridan building; 3) Provide ..
  12. Web Based Intervention for African American Mothers
    Diane Brage Hudson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..a) an electronic library with health and parenting information; (b) asynchronous chat groups; and (c) electronic mail access to advanced practice nurses...
  13. Improving Quality through Decision Support for Evidence-Based Pharmacotherapy
    David Lobach; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and to deliver notifications about patient-specific medication adherence asynchronously to care managers via electronic mail. Under Aim 2, the impact of the proposed approach will be evaluated in a randomized controlled trial ..
  14. Internet Connection for Rural Primary Care Clinics
    MURIEL SHAUL; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..clinics with high-speed access to Internet-based information and library resources; 2) Establish secure electronic mail services between the clinics, the University, and outside resources, such as national and state agencies, and ..
  15. BOSTON ORAL HEALTH CLINICAL RESOURCE CENTER
    J Goodson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..It will also provide regional access for electronic mail and access to worldwide advanced Internet functions...
  16. Southern Illinois Practice Management Network (Group)
    BRENDA SPOTANSKI; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..to install equipment at each delivery site to create a secure, high speed Internet connection network and electronic mail communications...
  17. SHENANDOAH MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INTERNET CONNECTION PROJECT
    NICKOLETT STROSNIDER; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Establish secure electronic mail services within the hospital, and improve and expand the availability of email communications with outside ..
  18. Winneshiek County Memorial Hospital Internet Project
    DAVID HUINKER; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..C.M.H with high-speed access to Internet-based information and library services; 2) Establish a secure electronic mail services within the hospital, and improve and expand the availability of email communications with outside ..
  19. A Model of Computer-Mediated Social Support in Seniors
    Eun Shim Nahm; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data will be collected via an electronic mail survey...
  20. GBVHC Health Internet Access and Security Initiative
    EMANUEL MOLINA; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..break in using an Internet connection; 3) Provide Internet-based access to clinical information systems and electronic mail via Virtual Private Networks (VPN), and 4) Acquire more e-mail client access licenses, thus allowing more ..
  21. USE OF TECHNOLOGY WITH CAREGIVERS OF STROKE SURVIVORS
    JUDITH MATTHEWS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..or improving the family caregiver's preventive health practices; 2) in-home access to peer and professional electronic mail communication, and 3) linkage to community and Internet informational and support resources...
  22. CENTRAL FLORIDA MEDICAL IMFORMATION OUTREACH PROJECT
    Cheryl Dee; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..care professionals, through Internet access, to the National Library of Medicine?s PubMed, to colleagues by electronic mail and audiovisual teleconferencing, and to electronic textbook resources...
  23. CAMPUS WIDE INTERNET CONNECTION
    PETER GENOVA; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Doc; transferring files and images; and facilitating consultations with colleagues around the world through electronic mail; 2) provide continuing education opportunities and training to health care professionals affiliated with LBMC,..
  24. NEIHSL--STRENGTHENING THE NETWORK WITH BASIC TECHNOLOGY
    LAURALEE AVEN; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..The Consortium proposes to have a computer and modem for each institution to allow members to access electronic mail systems, to access DOCLINE for faster interubrary loan turnaround, and to access the multitude of online ..
  25. Internet Access in the Republic of Marshall Islands
    NORMAN OKAMURA; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..link for authorized health care personnel in the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) for Internet and electronic mail access...
  26. Improving Care for Children with Advanced Cancer
    Joanne Wolfe; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition, electronic mail messages will be automatically generated if a patient's symptoms surpass a predetermined threshold...
  27. PUBLICATION OF DROSOPHILA GENETIC STOCK LIST
    RONNY WOODRUFF; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Stock Center will be hard-wire connected to the University IBM 4341 mainframe computer to the BITNET electronic mail network. This will allow scientists to order Drosophila Stocks over the BITNET system...
  28. Olean General Hospital Internet Connection Project
    BONNIE WELCH; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Establish secure electronic mail to enhance communication internally and externally, and 4...
  29. TEACHER ENHANCEMENT FOR ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH EDUCATION
    DAVID PETERING; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..settings, and cross-disciplinary enrichment; support science teachers in distance learning, using video and electronic mail application on the Internet, including discussion with scientists, teachers and students at different schools;..
  30. Internet Infrastructure upgrade for a sports medicine i*
    Ian Kremenic; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..NISMAT staff use the Internet constantly for research and educational purposes. Electronic mail is used to maintain contact with collaborators at other institutions and has largely replaces memoranda and ..
  31. NHLBI Respiration Biology Research Training Grant
    Andrew Limper; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Immediate communication occurs via our integrated paging and telephone systems, video links, and electronic mail. Dr...
  32. HESS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INC. INTERNET CONNECTION GRANT
    PATRICIA STUBBS; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..with high-speed access to Internet-based information and library resources. 2. Establish secure electronic mail services for Hess Memorial Hospital Inc...
  33. UMASS TEACHING HEALTH CENTERS CONNECTIONS PROJECT
    Elaine Martin; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..will provide high speed Internet access to health information resources including library resources and electronic mail in support of the educational mission of the medical school at off Campus teaching sites...
  34. CANCER AND LEUKEMIA GROUP B
    PHILLIP AMREIN; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The local center will be equipped with an efficient computer- based electronic mail system, placing this unit of CALGB in close connection with all other such units as well as the central ..
  35. INTERNET CONNECTION FOR THE CPRC
    Janis Gonzalez Martinez; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..the necessary equipment, including a dedicated digital Tl carrier line and software; (2) establish secure electronic mail services and the means to transfer files and images; and (3) provide technical support for users...
  36. Predicting putative protein-protein interface segments
    Burkhard Rost; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In the best case, we hope to introduce methods that allow automatic discoveries for entire proteomes and considerably help structure prediction. ..
  37. Enhanced Internet Behavior Therapy for Treating Obesity
    Deborah Tate; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study utilizes an innovative approach and extends our programmatic research on the development of a cognitive-behavioral Internet treatment for obesity. ..
  38. Shared Medical Records and Chronic Illness Care
    James D Ralston; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Results of this study will help inform the development, evaluation and dissemination of patient Web portals designed to support the care of patients with diabetes and multiple co-morbidities. ..
  39. Comprehensive annotation of subcellular localization of entire organisms
    Burkhard Rost; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..g. "expression on ribosomes, bind importin, transport into nucleus, bind DNA, bind exportin, export out of nucleus;next cell cycle". The components proposed here constitute one crucial building block toward such a 4D map of a cell. ..
  40. Intruding into the midnight zone of protein comparisons
    Burkhard Rost; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..However, the particular edge of our method will be to find remote similarities even in the absence of experimental information about structure. ..
  41. CASP6-CASP8 meetings
    Burkhard Rost; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..CASP also offers an excellent opportunity for training newcomers in sequence analysis. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  42. Oxidative Damage in Smokers and Passive Smokers
    Gladys Block; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..smokers 6) To determine the level of vitamin C required by smokers to attain the plasma vitamin C levels of non-smokers 7) To study the effect of supplemental vitamin C or antioxidant cocktail on other plasma antioxidants ..
  43. INNOVATIVE JOB PLACEMENT MODEL FOR METHADONE PATIENTS
    Stephen Magura; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..4) To conduct benefit-cost and cost-effectiveness analyses of the modified IPS vocational rehabilitation program. ..
  44. Modeling Research Participant Compensation
    ELIZABETH RIPLEY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..An R01 proposal will be submitted to further develop and test this model for feasibility, usefulness and practicality. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  45. LEVELS OF CARE AND OUTCOMES IN ALCOHOLISM TREATMENT
    Stephen Magura; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Using treatment cost data and outcome results, a cost-effectiveness analysis of matching and mismatching at different Levels of Care will be conducted. ..
  46. LATE ONSET SCHIZOPHRENIA--A NEUROPSYCHIATRIC STUDY
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..g., MRI quantitative analysis, outcome and functioning measures) to the new questions being asked. Our studies should have a major impact on the understanding of schizophrenia and aging. ..
  47. GROUP MOTIVATIONAL INTERVENTION IN DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT
    Stephen Magura; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Because even a brief group therapy may add to treatment costs, it is important6 to determine the cost per patient for each additional unit of positive outcome achieved (assuming outcomes improve). ..
  48. Perioperative intervention to improve post-TKR support and function
    Patricia D Franklin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  49. BIOBEHAVIORAL ETIOLOGY OF CHRONIC TEMPOROMANDIBULAR
    James Fricton; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Questionnaires will include RDC/TMD axis I and II, coping strategies questionnaire, a self report fibromyalgia screening form, and IMPATH. ..
  50. A Randomized, Controlled Pilot Study of an Intervention for Medication Adherence
    Bradi B Granger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Although medication adherence improves CHF outcomes, adherence rates remain around 50%. The intervention to be tested in these projects has the potential to improve CHF outcomes by improving adherence rates. ..
  51. Effects of Establishing focus in the Medical Interview
    Lynne Robins; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If successful, it should be easily disseminated into many practice settings as well as incorporated into professional training. ..
  52. INTERNET--A CHANGE AGENT FOR RURAL MULTICULTURAL ADULTS
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..They will be posttested by telephone by AMC's Computer-assisted Telephone Interviewing Core. Adults in the control condition will be wait-listed for the intervention, which will be available after they complete the posttest. ..
  53. Mechanisms and Treatment of Cancer-Related Symptoms Conf
    Charles Cleeland; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The conference should also be of interest to pharmaceutical companies that are developing "pipeline" drugs for symptom control and supportive care. ..
  54. HIV/STD Prevention for Young Adults Online
    Sheana Bull; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  55. NEUROLEPTIC-INDUCED MOVEMENT DISORDERS IN OLDER PATIENTS
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We believe that our findings will have major therapeutic implications for the use of antipsychotics, particularly in older patients. ..
  56. Using the Internet to Improve Patient's Self-Management of Chronic Illness
    Deborah Miller; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The utilization analysis will allow us to identify the incremental benefit of the comprehensive system compared to the secure system and to determine where there greatest savings in overall cost of care is gained. ..
  57. Understanding the Impact of Multiple Symptoms: A Symptom Burden Consortium
    Charles Cleeland; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The document will be a collaborative effort among consortium participants, and will be submitted to a leading scientific peer-reviewed journal. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Disseminating Go Sun Smart to a Recreation Industry
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. SMS Turkey: Harnessing the power of TXT messaging to promote smoking cessation
    Michele Ybarra; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The high reach of cell phones allows us to potentially reach smokers who would otherwise not utilize traditional smoking cessation services, representing the possibility of a large public health impact. ..