remote consultation

Summary

Summary: Consultation via remote telecommunications, generally for the purpose of diagnosis or treatment of a patient at a site remote from the patient or primary physician.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Feasibility of prehospital teleconsultation in acute stroke--a pilot study in clinical routine
    Sebastian Bergrath
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Aachen, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e36796. 2012
  2. ncbi Improving the quality of eye care with tele-ophthalmology: shared-care glaucoma screening
    Marleen de Mul
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Telemed Telecare 10:331-6. 2004
  3. ncbi Group prevention of depression and anxiety symptoms
    Martin E P Seligman
    University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Solomon Labs, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:1111-26. 2007
  4. ncbi Potential role of remote monitoring for scheduled and unscheduled evaluations of patients with an implantable defibrillator
    Hein Heidbuchel
    Department of Cardiology Electrophysiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, University of Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Europace 10:351-7. 2008
  5. ncbi Provider satisfaction with virtual specialist consultations in a family medicine department
    Kurt B Angstman
    Department of Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Health Care Manag (Frederick) 28:14-8. 2009
  6. ncbi Nurses' views of using computerized decision support software in NHS Direct
    Alicia O'Cathain
    MRC Fellow, Medical Care Research Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Adv Nurs 45:280-6. 2004
  7. pmc The ANU WellBeing study: a protocol for a quasi-factorial randomised controlled trial of the effectiveness of an Internet support group and an automated Internet intervention for depression
    Kathleen M Griffiths
    Centre for Mental Health Research, School of Health and Psychological Sciences, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, The Australian National University, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 10:20. 2010
  8. ncbi Understanding the potential role of mobile phone-based monitoring on asthma self-management: qualitative study
    H Pinnock
    Division of Community Health Sciences GP section, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Clin Exp Allergy 37:794-802. 2007
  9. ncbi Virtual microscopy: an evaluation of its validity and diagnostic performance in routine histologic diagnosis of skin tumors
    Patricia Switten Nielsen
    Department of Pathology, Vejle Hospital, Vejle, Denmark
    Hum Pathol 41:1770-6. 2010
  10. ncbi Telemedicine versus telephone for remote emergency stroke consultations: a critically appraised topic
    Dan J Capampangan
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Neurologist 15:163-6. 2009

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  1. pmc Feasibility of prehospital teleconsultation in acute stroke--a pilot study in clinical routine
    Sebastian Bergrath
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Aachen, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e36796. 2012
    ..Inter-hospital teleconsultation improves stroke care. To transfer this concept into the emergency medical service (EMS), the feasibility and effects of prehospital teleconsultation were investigated...
  2. ncbi Improving the quality of eye care with tele-ophthalmology: shared-care glaucoma screening
    Marleen de Mul
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Telemed Telecare 10:331-6. 2004
    ..Task redesign was needed to transfer screening from the hospital to primary care in a safe and responsible way. Telemedicine was crucial for assuring quality, facilitating information exchange and for coordination...
  3. ncbi Group prevention of depression and anxiety symptoms
    Martin E P Seligman
    University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Solomon Labs, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:1111-26. 2007
    ..Improved explanatory style was a significant mediator of the prevention effects from pre- to post-workshop for depressive and anxiety symptoms, as well as for improved well being...
  4. ncbi Potential role of remote monitoring for scheduled and unscheduled evaluations of patients with an implantable defibrillator
    Hein Heidbuchel
    Department of Cardiology Electrophysiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, University of Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Europace 10:351-7. 2008
    ..New technology allows for remote monitoring of device function. We wanted to investigate its potential reliability and to which extent its use can reduce in-office visits...
  5. ncbi Provider satisfaction with virtual specialist consultations in a family medicine department
    Kurt B Angstman
    Department of Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Health Care Manag (Frederick) 28:14-8. 2009
    ..Specialists providing VCs tended to be supportive. This illustrates both the difficulty of incorporating e-health innovations in primary care practice and the potential for increased efficiency...
  6. ncbi Nurses' views of using computerized decision support software in NHS Direct
    Alicia O'Cathain
    MRC Fellow, Medical Care Research Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Adv Nurs 45:280-6. 2004
    ..Nurses working in NHS Direct, the 24-hour telephone advice line in England, use computerized decision support software to recommend to callers the most appropriate service to contact, or to advise on self-care...
  7. pmc The ANU WellBeing study: a protocol for a quasi-factorial randomised controlled trial of the effectiveness of an Internet support group and an automated Internet intervention for depression
    Kathleen M Griffiths
    Centre for Mental Health Research, School of Health and Psychological Sciences, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, The Australian National University, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 10:20. 2010
    ..By contrast, despite their popularity, there is little evidence as to the effectiveness of Internet support groups which provide peer-to-peer mutual support...
  8. ncbi Understanding the potential role of mobile phone-based monitoring on asthma self-management: qualitative study
    H Pinnock
    Division of Community Health Sciences GP section, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Clin Exp Allergy 37:794-802. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi Virtual microscopy: an evaluation of its validity and diagnostic performance in routine histologic diagnosis of skin tumors
    Patricia Switten Nielsen
    Department of Pathology, Vejle Hospital, Vejle, Denmark
    Hum Pathol 41:1770-6. 2010
    ..Larger studies should be conducted to verify whether virtual microscopy can replace conventional microscopy in routine practice...
  10. ncbi Telemedicine versus telephone for remote emergency stroke consultations: a critically appraised topic
    Dan J Capampangan
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Neurologist 15:163-6. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi Third generation cellular multimedia teleconsultations in plastic surgery
    Nimrod Farber
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Telemed Telecare 17:199-202. 2011
    ..Satisfaction scores were high among all participants. We believe that a multimedia consultation in a hospital setting adds information to an ordinary telephone call, thus decreasing medico-legal risks. We recommend it for routine use...
  12. pmc Multimodal e-mental health treatment for depression: a feasibility trial
    David C Mohr
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, United States
    J Med Internet Res 12:e48. 2010
    ..The intervention required frequent brief log-ins for self-monitoring and feedback as well as email and brief telephone support guided by a theory-driven manualized protocol...
  13. ncbi The theory of use behind telemedicine: how compatible with physicians' clinical routines?
    P Lehoux
    Interdisciplinary Health Research Group GRIS, Department of Health Administration, University of Montreal, Branch Centre Ville, Quebec, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 54:889-904. 2002
    ....
  14. ncbi Is telepsychiatry equivalent to face-to-face psychiatry? Results from a randomized controlled equivalence trial
    Richard O'reilly
    Department of Psychiatry, Regional Mental Health Care, St Joseph s Health Care, London, Ontario
    Psychiatr Serv 58:836-43. 2007
    ....
  15. pmc Optimized post-operative surveillance of permanent pacemakers by home monitoring: the OEDIPE trial
    Franck Halimi
    Centre Médico Chirurgical, Chesnay, France
    Europace 10:1392-9. 2008
    ..The OEDIPE trial examined the safety and efficacy of an abbreviated hospitalization after implantation or replacement of dual-chamber pacemakers (PM) using a telecardiology-based ambulatory surveillance programme...
  16. ncbi Teledermatology: a review
    D J Eedy
    Department of Dermatology, Craigavon Area Hospital Group Trust, 68 Lurgan Road, Portadown BT63 5QQ, UK
    Br J Dermatol 144:696-707. 2001
    ..However, much more research is needed into the outcomes and limitations of such a service and its effect on waiting lists, as well as possible cost benefits for patients, primary health care professionals and dermatology departments...
  17. ncbi Prehospital ECG transmission: comparison of advanced mobile phone and facsimile devices in an urban Emergency Medical Service System
    Olli Väisänen
    Arcada Polytechnic, Sturenkatu 2, 00510 Helsinki, Finland
    Resuscitation 57:179-85. 2003
    ..To compare the speed and reliability of electrocardiogram (ECG) transmissions from the prehospital setting to a conventional table facsimile device and to an advanced mobile phone in a Helicopter Emergency Medical Service System (HEMS)...
  18. pmc Prehospital digital photography and automated image transmission in an emergency medical service - an ancillary retrospective analysis of a prospective controlled trial
    Sebastian Bergrath
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital Aachen, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr, 30, Aachen D 52074, Germany
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 21:3. 2013
    ..In this ancillary, retrospective study the quality and content of the transmitted pictures and the possible influences of this application on prehospital time requirements were investigated...
  19. ncbi Telecardiology through ubiquitous internet services
    Carlos Costa
    University of Aveiro, DETI IEETA, Aveiro, Portugal
    Int J Med Inform 81:612-21. 2012
    ..However, its use is hindered by operational, infrastructural and financial limitations. This paper describes the design and deployment of a plug-and-play telemedicine platform for cardiologic applications...
  20. ncbi After-hours telephone triage affects patient safety
    David E Hildebrandt
    Rose Family Medicine Residency, Denver, CO 80222, USA
    J Fam Pract 52:222-7. 2003
    ..To describe the management of after-hours calls to primary care physicians and identify potential errors that might delay evaluation and treatment...
  21. ncbi Qualitative evaluation of a diabetes advisory system, DiasNet
    Birthe Dinesen
    Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University, Denmark
    J Telemed Telecare 12:71-4. 2006
    ..From the perspective of the diabetes team, email facilitated a dialogue between the patient and the diabetes team which was independent of time and place...
  22. ncbi Expanding the theoretical foundations of telemedicine
    Michael Mackert
    J Telemed Telecare 12:49-50. 2006
  23. 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...
  24. ncbi The e-Mental Health Consultation Service: providing enhanced primary-care mental health services through telemedicine
    Jonathan D Neufeld
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis Medical Center, 2230 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Psychosomatics 48:135-41. 2007
    ..This model of comprehensive rural outpatient primary mental health care delivered at a distance shows promise for wider application and deserves further study...
  25. ncbi The role of continuous monitoring in a 24/7 telecardiology consultation service--a feasibility study
    Kjell Nikus
    Department of Cardiology, Heart Center, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    J Electrocardiol 42:473-80. 2009
    ..In telecardiology, the real-time interactive telemedicine model with 24/7 service has potential superior performance compared with a store-and-forward telemedicine model...
  26. pmc Telemonitoring or structured telephone support programmes for patients with chronic heart failure: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Robyn A Clark
    Division of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    BMJ 334:942. 2007
    ..To determine whether remote monitoring (structured telephone support or telemonitoring) without regular clinic or home visits improves outcomes for patients with chronic heart failure...
  27. ncbi Teleconsultation with the mobile camera-phone in remote evaluation of replantation potential
    Ching Hila Hsieh
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Trauma 58:1208-12. 2005
    ....
  28. ncbi Store-and-forward telemedicine for doctors working in remote areas
    Laurent Bonnardot
    European Space Agency, Medical Service T A A F I P E V, 34 boulevard de Sébastopol, 75004 Paris, France
    J Telemed Telecare 15:1-6. 2009
    ..This NGO demonstrated how a store-and-forward telemedicine system can be efficient and reliable; the study also highlighted some limitations in other methods of obtaining specialist advice...
  29. pmc Development, implementation, and multicenter clinical validation of the TeleDICOM--advanced, interactive teleconsultation system
    Andrzej Gackowski
    Department of Coronary Disease, Institute of Cardiology, Jagiellonian University, Pradnicka 80, Krakow, Poland
    J Digit Imaging 24:541-51. 2011
    ..Measurements performed in the ECHO-TeleDICOM module were accurate as compared with those performed on a standard echo-machine (correlation r > 0.980, p < 0.001), independently of the echocardiograph model...
  30. ncbi An evaluation of a surgical telepresence system for an intrahospital local area network
    A Schneider
    Workgroup MIT, Klinikum r d Isar, Technical University Munich, Germany
    J Telemed Telecare 11:408-13. 2005
    ..92 s, audio 0.6 s from OR to client, audio 0.7 s from client to OR). The study showed that telepresence is a promising means of providing highly specialized expertise within the OR...
  31. 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...
  32. ncbi A static-image telepathology system for dermatopathology consultation in East Africa: the Massachusetts General Hospital Experience
    Devon C Gimbel
    Pathology Service, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 67:997-1007. 2012
    ....
  33. ncbi Patient satisfaction with teledermatology is related to perceived quality of life
    T L Williams
    School of Primary Care, University of Manchester, Rusholme Health Centre, UK
    Br J Dermatol 145:911-7. 2001
    ..Telehealthcare providers need to recognize that patients with poor quality of life may want and benefit from face-to-face interaction with expert clinicians...
  34. ncbi Evaluation of a telehealth clinic as a means to facilitate dermatologic consultation: pilot project to assess the efficiency and experience of teledermatology used in a primary care network
    David A Ludwick
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Cutan Med Surg 14:7-12. 2010
    ..Primary care offices spend considerable time coordinating the specialist referral process. Patients experience long wait times for consultation and intervention...
  35. ncbi Tele-endoscopy: a way to provide diagnostic quality for remote populations
    Stephan M Wildi
    Digestive Disease Center, Medical University of South Carolina, and Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 59:38-43. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the diagnostic quality and accuracy of upper-GI tele-endoscopy...
  36. ncbi A real time collaboration system for teleradiology consultation
    Jiann Shu Lee
    Department of Aeronautical Engineering, National Huwei Institute of Technology, 64 Wen Hua Road, Huwei Jen, 632, Yunlin, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Med Inform 72:73-9. 2003
    ..users can examine and manipulate images consistently such that a secluded hospital can be assisted to hold remote consultation. To reduce the network transmission time, the command-passing and local command execution techniques are ..
  37. ncbi Development and evaluation of a teleradiology and videoconferencing system
    Motoki Kaidu
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging and Internal Medicine, Sado General Hospital, Sado Island, Japan
    J Telemed Telecare 10:214-8. 2004
    ..The performance ratings improved from 1.38 to 2.86. While many of the initial problems with the software had been resolved, many still remained...
  38. ncbi Comparison of skin biopsy triage decisions in 49 patients with pigmented lesions and skin neoplasms: store-and-forward teledermatology vs face-to-face dermatology
    Michael Shapiro
    Departments of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Dermatol 140:525-8. 2004
    ..To determine the relative efficacy of store-and-forward teledermatology vs face-to-face dermatology consultations in triage decisions about the need for a biopsy of neoplastic skin changes...
  39. ncbi Follow-through after calling a nurse telephone advice line: a population-based study
    Carolyn De Coster
    Data Integration, Measurement and Reporting, Alberta Health Services, Calgary, Alberta
    Fam Pract 27:271-8. 2010
    ..Compliance studies utilizing database analysis are frequently limited to a defined population, such as children or Emergency Department (ED) users...
  40. ncbi Telepsychiatry in the Canary Islands: user acceptance and satisfaction
    Carlos De las Cuevas
    Department of Psychiatry, University of La Laguna, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain
    J Telemed Telecare 9:221-4. 2003
    ..Ninety per cent of the patients considered that they received the follow-up care they required. Telepsychiatry was considered by physicians and patients as an adequate vehicle for mental health-care...
  41. ncbi Teledermatologic consultation and reduction in referrals to dermatologists: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Nina Eminovic
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Centre, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dermatol 145:558-64. 2009
    ..To determine whether teledermatologic consultations can reduce referrals to a dermatologist by general practitioners (GPs)...
  42. ncbi Image quality issues in a static image-based telepathology consultation practice
    Bruce H Williams
    Department of Telepathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC 20306 6000, USA
    Hum Pathol 34:1228-34. 2003
    ..A review of common image deficiencies in static-image telepathology and possible causes is presented...
  43. ncbi Recruitment difficulties in a home telecare trial
    F S Mair
    University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 12:26-8. 2006
    ..Perhaps home telecare services should continue to be targeted at the more stable chronically ill population and not at those suffering from acute illness...
  44. ncbi Telephone-administered psychotherapy for depression
    David C Mohr
    Veterans Administration Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco 94121, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1007-14. 2005
    ..No study has examined if the skills-training component to T-CBT provides any benefit beyond that provided by nonspecific factors...
  45. 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...
  46. pmc The effects of telephone consultation and triage on healthcare use and patient satisfaction: a systematic review
    Frances Bunn
    Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield
    Br J Gen Pract 55:956-61. 2005
    ..In recent years there has been a growth in the use of the telephone consultation for healthcare problems. This has developed, in part, as a response to increased demand for GP and accident and emergency department care...
  47. ncbi Effects of an Internet-based intervention on plasma glucose levels in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Hee Seung Kim
    College of Nursing, The Catholic University, Seoul, South Korea
    J Nurs Care Qual 20:335-40. 2005
    ..After 12 weeks, the patients had a mean decrease of 28.6 mg/dL in fasting plasma glucose and 78.4 mg/dL in 2-hour postprandial blood sugar levels and a mean increase in the care satisfaction score...
  48. pmc Does the quality of the working alliance predict treatment outcome in online psychotherapy for traumatized patients?
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Treatment Centre for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    J Med Internet Res 8:e31. 2006
    ..The working alliance has been defined as the extent to which a patient and a therapist work collaboratively and purposefully and connect emotionally...
  49. ncbi Analysis of the suitability of 'video-visits' for palliative home care: implications for practice
    Marilynne A Hebert
    Health Telematics Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Telemed Telecare 13:74-8. 2007
    ....
  50. ncbi Store-and-forward teleneurology in developing countries
    V Patterson
    Department of Neurology, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 7:52-3. 2001
    ..Patient care was changed in 50% of the cases as a result of the specialist advice and one patient transfer out of the country was avoided. Store-and-forward teleneurology is effective for delivering expert neurological advice...
  51. ncbi Increasing the use of e-consultation in primary care: results of an online survey among non-users of e-consultation
    Nicol Nijland
    Department of Psychology and Communication of Health and Risk, Faculty of Behavioural Sciences, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 78:688-703. 2009
    ..To identify factors that can enhance the use of e-consultation in primary care. We investigated the barriers, demands and motivations regarding e-consultation among patients with no e-consultation experience (non-users)...
  52. ncbi Digital storage of glass slides for quality assurance in histopathology and cytopathology
    Francesca Demichelis
    ITC irst, Telemedicine and Medical Informatics Laboratory, Trento, Italy
    J Telemed Telecare 8:138-42. 2002
    ..Use of virtual slides should encourage the diffusion of national quality assurance programmes, which at present suffer from certain organizational and logistical limitations...
  53. ncbi Telepathology for patient care: what am I getting myself into?
    Saunya Williams
    School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 17:130-49. 2010
    ....
  54. ncbi Use of the virtual slide and the dynamic real-time telepathology systems for a consultation and the frozen section intra-operative diagnosis in thoracic/pulmonary pathology
    Janina Słodkowska
    Department of Pathology, Military Institute of the Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Histochem Cytobiol 47:679-84. 2009
    ..These results provide some encouragement for the implementation of Coolscope and virtual slide-based telepathology (Aperio) system to the routine histopathological diagnostics...
  55. ncbi Electronic communication with patients. Evaluation of distance medicine technology
    E A Balas
    Health Services Management Program and Integrated Technology Services, School of Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    JAMA 278:152-9. 1997
    ..To evaluate controlled evidence on the efficacy of distance medicine technologies in clinical practice and health care outcome...
  56. pmc Mystery shopping in health service evaluation
    Helen Moriarty
    Department of General Practice, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Science, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Br J Gen Pract 53:942-6. 2003
    ..Evaluation of the clinical safety of such systems poses a challenge for health planners and researchers...
  57. ncbi Reliability of Web-based teledermatology consultations
    Murat Orhan Oztas
    Department of Dermatology, Gazi University, Turkey
    J Telemed Telecare 10:25-8. 2004
    ..A Web-based system appears to be reliable for teledermatology. A single well trained teledermatologist may give better results than a group of less well trained clinicians...
  58. ncbi Nurse-led telephone advice
    Martin Roland
    Med J Aust 176:96. 2002
  59. ncbi Telemicroscopy by the Internet revisited
    K Brauchli
    Institut fur Pathologie, University of Basel, Switzerland
    J Pathol 196:238-43. 2002
    ..In addition to remote primary diagnosis, it is easily possible to discuss difficult cases within dedicated user groups, no matter whether images originate from a telemicroscopy session, or are manually entered into the database...
  60. pmc The contribution of teleconsultation and videoconferencing to diabetes care: a systematic literature review
    Fenne Verhoeven
    Department of Technical and Professional Communication, University of Twente, Faculty of Behavioral Sciences, PO Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 9:e37. 2007
    ..Previous reviews focused primarily on usability of technology and considered mainly one-sided interventions...
  61. pmc Callers' ability to understand advice received from a telephone health-line service: comparison of self-reported and registered data
    Bernard Simon Leclerc
    Department of Public Health, Lanaudière Regional Board of Health and Social Services, St Charles Borromée, Quebec, Canada
    Health Serv Res 38:697-710. 2003
    ..To validate users' perception of nurses' recommendations to look for another health resource among clients seeking teleadvice. To analyze the effects of different users' and call characteristics on the incorrectness of the self-report...
  62. ncbi Caller satisfaction with after-hours telephone advice: nurse advice service versus on-call pediatricians
    Thomas J Lee
    Emergency Medicine Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 110:865-72. 2002
    ..To compare caller satisfaction with after-hours medical advice provided by a for-profit nurse advice service with advice provided by on-call pediatricians...
  63. ncbi Managing medical advice seeking in calls to Child Health Line
    Carly W Butler
    School of Journalism and Communication, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Sociol Health Illn 31:817-34. 2009
    ..More generally, it contributes to an understanding of the interactional enactment and consequences of service guidelines for telehealth practice, with implications for training, policy and service delivery...
  64. ncbi Evaluation of a routine telepsychiatry service
    J Simpson
    Alberta Mental Health Board, Ponoka, Canada
    J Telemed Telecare 7:90-8. 2001
    ..From the perspective of health authorities and health professionals, telepsychiatry proved to be a useful and sustainable addition to existing mental health services...
  65. ncbi The use of an Internet-based Ask the Doctor Service involving family physicians: evaluation by a web survey
    Göran Umefjord
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Umea University, Sweden
    Fam Pract 23:159-66. 2006
    ..However, little is known about the advantages, disadvantages or other differences compared with regular health care when using this kind of service...
  66. ncbi A therapist-assisted cognitive behavior therapy internet intervention for posttraumatic stress disorder: pre-, post- and 3-month follow-up results from an open trial
    Britt Klein
    National eTherapy Centre, Swinburne University, Victoria, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 24:635-44. 2010
    ..PTSD Online appears to be an efficacious treatment option for people with PTSD that can be provided entirely remotely, with far less therapist time than traditional face-to-face treatment, and without compromising therapeutic alliance...
  67. ncbi A pilot teleconsultation network for retinal diseases in ophthalmology
    Claudio Azzolini
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Division of Ophthalmology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    J Telemed Telecare 17:20-4. 2011
    ..Successful use of the network in future will depend on various technical, policy and human factors. The latter is particularly important and appropriate motivations need to be found in order to promote teleconsultations...
  68. ncbi Outsourced teleradiology imaging services: an analysis of discordant interpretation in 124,870 cases
    Wilson S Wong
    Teleradiology Diagnostic Service, Inc, Arcadia, California, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 2:478-84. 2005
    ..This study details the quality assurance program of a teleradiology company that provides after-hours coverage to 64 California hospitals...
  69. ncbi Is internet-based CBT for panic disorder and agoraphobia as effective as face-to-face CBT?
    Litza A Kiropoulos
    Department of General Practice, School of Primary Health Care, Monash University, Building 1, 270 Ferntree Gully Road, Notting Hill, Victoria 3168, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1273-84. 2008
    ..PO required significantly less therapist time than the face-to-face CBT condition...
  70. ncbi Medical text-based consultations on the Internet: a 4-year study
    Göran Umefjord
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Umea University, Sweden
    Int J Med Inform 77:114-21. 2008
    ..The Internet is increasingly used for health matters including Ask the doctor services...
  71. ncbi Application of virtual microscopy in clinical cytopathology
    D M Steinberg
    The John K. Frost Cytopathology Laboratory, Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 25:389-96. 2001
    ..Shortcomings include 1) expensive initial setup, 2) inability to maintain an adequate focus in a thick smear with multiple levels, 3) large storage size of the VM slide, and 4) relatively long time needed to scan a slide...
  72. ncbi Use of secure e-mail and telephone: psychiatric consultations to accelerate rural health service delivery
    Donald M Hilty
    University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Telemed J E Health 12:490-5. 2006
    ..Telephone and e-mail consultation appear satisfactory to providers and inexpensive, but need to be further evaluated in terms of clinical, health service, and cost outcomes...
  73. ncbi Diagnosing minimal adenocarcinoma on prostate needle biopsy by real-time dynamic telepathology through the internet: evaluation of an economic technology for remote consultation
    Chin Chen Pan
    Department of Pathology, National Yang Ming University and Veterans General Hospital Taipei, Taiwan
    Hum Pathol 33:242-6. 2002
    ..Our results demonstrate that this method is effective for teleconsultation. Similar systems using the internet can be easily set up by ordinary pathology laboratories to facilitate remote consultation.
  74. ncbi Telepathology: current status and future prospects in diagnostic histopathology
    S S Cross
    Digital Pathology Research Group, Academic Unit of Pathology, Section of Oncology and Pathology, Division of Genomic Medicine, School of Medicine and Bioscience, University of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK
    Histopathology 41:91-109. 2002
    ....
  75. ncbi A child and adolescent psychiatric outreach service for rural New South Wales: a telemedicine pilot study
    D R Dossetor
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 35:525-9. 1999
    ..To examine the feasibility of a tertiary outreach service in child and adolescent psychiatry to two rural health centres in New South Wales, Australia...
  76. ncbi Teledermatology as a filtering system in pigmented lesion clinics
    D Moreno-Ramirez
    Pigmented Lesion and Teledermatology Clinic of the Dermatology Department, University Hospital Virgen Macarena, Avda Dr Fedriani s n, 41073 Seville, Spain
    J Telemed Telecare 11:298-303. 2005
    ..Teledermatology performed well as a filtering system for the PLC. However, more experience is needed to detect the real effect, if any, of teleconsultation on the early diagnosis and prognosis of melanoma...
  77. ncbi Outcomes of a nurse-led telephone triage service in Australia
    Diana Keatinge
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, Newcastle, NSW 2308, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 11:5-12. 2005
    ..Fifty parents identified that they had not used another service or health practitioner for the same issue subsequent to their Kids Kare Line telephone call...
  78. ncbi Remote Active Monitoring in Patients with Heart Failure (RAPID-RF): design and rationale
    Leslie A Saxon
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Card Fail 13:241-6. 2007
    ..However, the use and ultimate utility of these combined features for patient management are untested...
  79. ncbi Experience with asynchronous medical teleconsultation in the Alliance of the Italian hospitals worldwide
    G Costanzo
    Department of Innovation, Ministry of Health, Italy Secretariat for Technical Assistance, Alleanza degli Ospedali Italiani nel Mondo, Italy
    J Telemed Telecare 12:382-6. 2006
    ..A service satisfaction survey was conducted among the users and about 90% of the responses were positive. The teleconsultation system represents a mechanism for providing equitable access to health care for all the referring doctors...
  80. ncbi Store-and-forward teledermatology results in similar clinical outcomes to conventional clinic-based care
    Hon Pak
    Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center, Fort Detrick, Maryland, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 13:26-30. 2007
    ..The results of the study indicate that store-and-forward teledermatology consultations produce similar clinical outcomes when compared with conventional clinic-based consultations...
  81. ncbi Four years' experience of teleconsultations in daily clinical practice
    Anton V Vladzymyrskyy
    Department of Informatics and Telemedicine, Donetsk R and D Institute of Traumatology and Orthopaedics, ul Levitskogo, d 21, k 1, 83048 Donetsk, Ukraine
    J Telemed Telecare 11:294-7. 2005
    ..Asynchronous formal and informal Internet-based teleconsultations are most expedient for routine clinical practice, supplemented by realtime teleconsultations where necessary...
  82. ncbi Virtual Grand Rounds in Dermatology: an 8-year experience in web-based teledermatology
    Stephanie W Hu
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Int J Dermatol 48:1313-9. 2009
    ....
  83. ncbi Two years' experience with Web-based teleconsulting in dermatology
    C Massone
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    J Telemed Telecare 12:83-7. 2006
    ..The Website represents an example of user-generated content, together with active interaction between users, who can present and discuss cases with remote colleagues...
  84. ncbi Patient use and compliance with medical advice delivered by a web-based triage system in primary care
    Nicol Nijland
    Department of Psychology and Communication of Health and Risk, Faculty of Behavioural Sciences, University of Twente, PO Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands
    J Telemed Telecare 16:8-11. 2010
    ..In turn, intention to comply was strongly related to attitude towards the advice (P < 0.001). Web-based triage can contribute to a more efficient primary care system, because it facilitates the gatekeeper function...
  85. ncbi Telemedical treatment at home of diabetic foot ulcers
    Jane Clemensen
    Centre for Pervasive Healthcare, DK8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
    J Telemed Telecare 11:S14-6. 2005
    ....
  86. ncbi Potential effect of patient-assisted teledermatology on outpatient referral rates
    N Eminovic
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Telemed Telecare 9:321-7. 2003
    ..There was disease group agreement in 66% of cases (n=63). Nearly a quarter (23%) of participating patients could have safely been managed without an in-person visit to a dermatologist...
  87. ncbi Patients' perceptions of joint teleconsultations: a qualitative evaluation
    Robert Harrison
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Health Expect 9:81-90. 2006
    ..To determine patient perceptions of joint teleconsultations (JTC), with particular reference to reasons underlying, and factors contributing to, patient satisfaction and dissatisfaction with this mode of health delivery...
  88. ncbi Remote monitoring of CRT-ICD: the multicenter Italian CareLink evaluation--ease of use, acceptance, and organizational implications
    Maurizio Marzegalli
    S Carlo Borromeo Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:1259-64. 2008
    ..The Medtronic CareLink allows remote implantable device follow-up. In this first European experience with CareLink, we assessed the ease of use of the system, the acceptance, and satisfaction of patients and clinicians...
  89. ncbi Diagnostic value of written referral and/or images for skin lesions
    Amanda M M Oakley
    Department of Dermatology, Health Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
    J Telemed Telecare 12:151-8. 2006
    ..The teledermatology management plan was more likely to include biopsy, excision or review than was the case at the face-to-face consultation. Teledermatology may result in an increase in follow-up appointments and surgical procedures...
  90. ncbi Evaluation of teleconsultation systems
    Josipa Kern
    University Medical School Zagreb, Andrija Stampar School of Public Health, Rockefellerova 4, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Int J Med Inform 75:330-4. 2006
    ..19), appropriateness of patient care (Ic=0.13) and cost of patient care (Ic=0.09). Hardware and technical aspects shows negative trend in the number of evaluation studies (Ic=-0.38), as well as cost of IT (Ic=-0.10)...
  91. ncbi How has NHS Direct changed primary care provision?
    Annabelle L Mark
    Middlesex University Business School, London, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 9:S57-9. 2003
    ..Significant behavioural and attitudinal transitions occur when primary care organizations are modified...
  92. ncbi Joint teleconsultations (virtual outreach) versus standard outpatient appointments for patients referred by their general practitioner for a specialist opinion: a randomised trial
    P Wallace
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Lancet 359:1961-8. 2002
    ..We aimed to compare joint teleconsultations between general practitioners, specialists, and patients (virtual outreach) with standard outpatient referral...
  93. ncbi Web-based diabetes control
    O Ferrer-Roca
    Faculty of Medicine, University of La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
    J Telemed Telecare 10:277-81. 2004
    ..Users were satisfied with the continuity and self-efficacy of care, but lack of time was a drawback for 38% of them and 75% expressed a preference for sending their data via the mobile phone short message service (SMS)...
  94. ncbi An eight-year study of internet-based remote medical counselling
    G Labiris
    Patissia General Hospital, Intermedico Network, Medical Counselling Division, Athens, Greece
    J Telemed Telecare 8:222-5. 2002
    ..During the project, our portal became inaccessible five times, and counselling was not possible on 44 days. There was no hacking of the Website. Internet-based medical counselling is a helpful addition to conventional practice...
  95. ncbi The use of telemedicine in the management of diabetes-related foot ulceration: a pilot study
    Wayne A Wilbright
    Medical Informatics and Telemedicine Program, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Louisiana Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 17:232-8. 2004
    ..To determine if the management of forefoot ulcerations through telemedicine is medically equivalent to ulcer care at a diabetes foot program...
  96. ncbi Predicting success: stakeholder readiness for home telecare diabetic support
    M A Hebert
    Health Telematics Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Telemed Telecare 8:S3:33-6. 2002
    ..Clients and managers identified a higher degree of readiness-clients because of the potential to support independence in their homes and managers because of the potential efficiencies in the system...
  97. pmc Systematic review of recent innovations in service provision to improve access to primary care
    Jenifer L Chapman
    Centre for Infectious Disease, Institute of Cell and Molecular Sciences, Queen Mary s, University of London, London
    Br J Gen Pract 54:374-81. 2004
    ..In England, there are particularly pressing problems concerning access to adequate primary care services. Consequently, innovative ways of delivering primary care have been introduced to facilitate and broaden access...
  98. ncbi A review of three years experience using email and videoconferencing for the delivery of post-acute burns care to children in Queensland
    Anthony C Smith
    Centre for Online Health, University of Queensland, Level 3 Foundation Building, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston 4029, QLD, Australia
    Burns 30:248-52. 2004
    ..The families of patients have expressed a high degree of satisfaction with the service. Telepaediatric services have helped improve access to specialist services for people living in rural and remote communities throughout Queensland...
  99. ncbi An economic analysis of a store and forward teledermatology consult system
    John D Whited
    Institute for Clinical and Epidemiologic Research, VA Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Telemed J E Health 9:351-60. 2003
    ..Teledermatology was cost-effective for decreasing the time required for patients to reach a point of initial definitive care. Cost-effectiveness ratios ranged from $0.12-0.17 (U.S.) per patient per day of time to initial intervention...
  100. ncbi Use of health-related online sites
    Amy M Bovi
    Am J Bioeth 3:W-IF3. 2003
    ....
  101. ncbi Transfer of knowledge from the specialist to the generalist by videoconferencing: effect on diabetes care
    Heidemarie Abrahamian
    Third Medical Department with Metabolic Diseases and Nephrology, City Hospital Vienna Lainz, Vienna, Austria
    J Telemed Telecare 8:350-5. 2002
    ..The study demonstrated that therapeutic counselling by videoconferencing is feasible in diabetes care and suggests that it reduces hospital admissions and improves the quality of care...

Research Grants72

  1. Intelligent Data Capture and Assessment Technology for Developmental Disabilities
    RONALD OBERLEITNER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the research efficacy of its Behavior Imaging(R) telehealth technology to facilitate data collection and remote consultation/supervision for special educators and clinicians treating autism and other behavior disorders in classrooms...
  2. Families as Resch &Treatment Partners: Dev Evidence Based Decision Aid
    Brian Shanahan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and treatment;3) allow web-based acquisition of rating scales from parents and teachers and provide web-based access reports to pediatricians;and 4) allow remote consultation with physicians about ADHD-related issues.
  3. Preparing rural and urban hospitals to improve safety culture through simulation
    David Gaba; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The pilot test will include an intensive instructor training course and ongoing mentorship through remote consultation and site visits...
  4. Web software to Promote Evidence-based Care for ADHD
    Brian Shanahan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..rating scales for parents and teachers; web-based access to rating scales results for physicians; and remote consultation with ADHD specialists...
  5. Web software to Promote Evidence-based Care for ADHD
    Brian Shanahan; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..rating scales for parents and teachers; Web-based access to rating scales results for physicians; and remote consultation with ADHD specialists. No other Internet or desktop-based programs such as this are available...
  6. Conference--Medical Image Perception
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This grant will be used to provide financial support for about 12 graduate students and residents, as well as logistic support for publicity and program printing. ..
  7. MIPS XII Conference
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  8. Optimized Compression for Telepathology Virtual Slides
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  9. Medical Image Perception Society Confrence XI
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. OPTIMIZING SOFTCOPY DISPLAYS FOR DIGITAL MAMMOGRAPHY
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The JND metrix model will then be used to systematically explore and optimize CRT design tradeoffs for current and future digital-mammography display systems. ..
  11. OPTIMIZING SOFTCOPY DISPLAYS FOR DIGITAL MAMMOGRAPHY
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The JND metrix model will then be used to systematically explore and optimize CRT design tradeoffs for current and future digital-mammography display systems. ..
  12. Individualized Assessment and Treatment for Alcoholism
    Mark Litt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These results would have implications for our delivery of treatment, and for the validity of coping skills training for alcohol addiction. ..
  13. Brief Focused Treatment for TMD: Mechanisms of Action
    Mark Litt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. Circuit Weight Training and Blood Pressure Regulation in Prehypertension
    William Cooke; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Depressoin in Alzheimer's Disease Study-2 (DIADS-2)
    Jacobo Mintzer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Selegiline for Smoking Cessation
    MARC POTENZA; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Positive results from this trial would add further support for the safety and efficacy of selegiline for the treatment of nicotine dependence. ..
  17. Safety of repetitive TMS in chronic subcortical stroke
    Steven Cramer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The long-term goal of these studies is to develop a safe and efficacious method for facilitating motor cortex function in order to improve motor status of patients with stroke-related weakness. ..
  18. The Business Case for Disability Care Coordination
    Susan Palsbo; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. Effects of Nicotine on Environmental Stimuli
    Jesse Dallery; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. Patient and family participation in hospice team meeting
    Debra Parker Oliver; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of this study will provide preliminary data for a larger multi-phase, multi-site follow-up project. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. Tailoring Services for Mentally III Offenders
    Robert Morgan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed study lays the foundation for a treatment module specifically targeting the criminal behavior needs of mentally ill offenders. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. Telemedical Diagnosis of Retinopathy of Prematurity
    Michael Chiang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Columbia University has a strong existing framework in medical information systems, telemedicine, and public health, which will be leveraged to complete this training and research program successfully. ..
  23. ADHERENCE TO IDDM REGIMEN IN URBAN YOUTH
    Deborah A Ellis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If successful, MST will provide immediate assistance to a vulnerable population at high risk for diabetes complications and reduced quality of life. ..
  24. Monitoring and Feedback in Substance Abuse Treatment
    John Cacciola; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Finally, the monitoring instrument (MMI) could aid evaluators and researchers in evaluating the course of clients'change during treatment and their discharge status across treatment organizations or experimental conditions. ..
  25. Novel Approaches to Weight Loss Maintenance
    Nancy Sherwood; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Results will provide important information on the effectiveness of a new weight loss maintenance intervention that could potentially be widely disseminated. ..
  26. fMRI of CBT and CM for Cocaine Dependence
    MARC POTENZA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Successful completion of this project would lay the foundation for future studies (e.g., those combining behavioral and pharmacological treatments) in cocaine dependence and other addictive disorders. ..
  27. Environmental Intervention for Weight Gain Prevention
    Robert Jeffery; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It is also anticipated that the effects of the intervention on behavior and weight will be related to degree of exposure to intervention activities. ..
  28. 3rd Annual Pediatric Telehealth Colloquium
    James Marcin; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Incorporating telemedicine into pediatric care can help increase access, decrease disparities and increase quality of care provided to children living in rural and underserved communities. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Seniors Health and Activity Research Program Pilot (SHARP-P)
    Mark Espeland; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Nitric Oxide Synthase Polymorphisms and Risk for Skin Cancer
    Abrar Qureshi; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  31. Cytosolic Phospholipase A2 Alpha in Stroke Injury
    Adam Sapirstein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results of these studies will show if drugs aimed against the enzyme cPLA2a can be used to decrease injury following stroke and if the new protein, KIDS- cPLA2a has potential as a new brain-specific therapy for stroke. ..
  32. Apathy in Alzheimer's Disease Methylphenidate Trial
    Paul B Rosenberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study aims to develop a new treatment for apathy in AD that could decrease its debilitating consequences and reduce patients'dependency on caregivers, providing well-deserved relief to patients and their loved ones. ..
  33. Alzheimer's Disease Prevention Trial with Estrogens
    Mary Sano; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This trial may represent the very last chance to determine if estrogen can have a benefit in dementia prevention and memory protection. ..
  34. Safety of Autologous Marrow Stromal Cells After Stroke
    Steven Cramer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study is a Phase I safety trial, and thus represents the first step in evaluating autologous MSC transfusion in this regard. ..
  35. Increased Access to Emergency Contraceptive Pills
    Elizabeth Raymond; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These secondary analyses should help explain the primary biologic outcomes and should be useful in the development of counseling messages and service protocols in the future. ..
  36. Telepsychiatry Service Delivery to Trauma Victims
    B Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  37. Develop a Primary Care Colon Cancer Screening Consortium
    Allen Dietrich; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The consortium partner has well-established relationships with the Dartmouth team bringing substantial patient racial and economic diversity to the effort. ..
  38. DRIVING SIMULATOR FOR PERSONS WITH IMPAIRED COGNITION
    William Durfee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..At the end of Phase II, the applicant company (STI) will be prepared to move into a commercialization phase to bring the STISIM simulator into the rehabilitation market. ..
  39. NASD Academic ED Collaborative - UC San Diego
    Theodore Chan; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..UCSD ED investigators will be responsible for following up on difficult to reach) patients. Local data and survey results will be submitted to the R-25 and R-21 sites for analysis. ..
  40. Convenient, automated, objective measure of depression
    James Mundt; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Ultimately such efforts may decrease the drug development cycle at lower developmental costs. ..
  41. Interdisciplinary Understanding of Online Services
    Pamela Whitten; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The two-day conference will be held during the last week of January 2004 in Tampa, Florida. ..
  42. RECOVERY FROM STROKE: A CLINICAL & FUNCTIONAL MRI STUDY
    Steven Cramer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..3) MGH-NMR Center (Charlestown, MA), located two miles from (1) and (2), is a pioneering fMRI center. ..
  43. A home-based behavioral treatment for cigarette smoking
    Jesse Dallery; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  44. THE NADH SHUTTLES AND METABOLIC ADAPTATION OF THE HEART
    Thomas Scholz; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This will aid in my long-term goals of increased understanding of the metabolic development of the heart and serving as a role model and guide for clinician-scientists in training. ..
  45. THE NIGHT EATING SYNDROME
    Albert Stunkard; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..She will develop a manual for the treatment of the NES in consultation with the Beck Institute and will test its efficacy. ..
  46. Project ECHO Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes
    Sanjeev Arora; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  47. THEORY-BASED INTERVENTIONS FOR SMOKING AND OBESITY
    Robert Jeffery; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Because unmet expectations are thought to pose a greater problem for weight control, this manipulation is expected to have a greater effect on weight loss than on smoking cessation. ..
  48. Control of Cardiac Metabolism: NADH Shuttles/Hypertrophy
    Thomas Scholz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A complete understanding of this pathway is essential to fully define the interaction between these two compartments. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE DELIVERY TO TRAUMA VICTIMS
    B Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  50. NY PREVENTION CARE MANAGER PROJECT
    Allen Dietrich; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  51. Conditioned Placebo Effects & Treatment of Hypertension
    Thomas Pickering; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The demonstration of a conditioned placebo effect that produces a sustained reduction of BP could result in more economical treatment with fewer side effects. ..
  52. The Prevalence of two eating disorders
    Albert Stunkard; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This information will be gathered upon subjects' entry into the Look AHEAD trial and again at six months and one year into treatment to assess the stability of the diagnosis. ..
  53. OBESITY TREATMENT IN A MANAGED CARE SETTING
    Robert Jeffery; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It also addresses important issues of cost and population outreach, and would provide a basis for determining whether such weight management systems are economically viable for primary health care providers. ..
  54. Impulsivity and Treatments for Relapse Prevention in Smo
    Jesse Dallery; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..g., cue exposure, contextual factors, nicotine deprivation, drugs of abuse, pharmacotherapies, stress, etc) affect the impulsive choices that lead to or prevent relapse. ..
  55. ACCISS: Activating Collaborative CIS Support Services
    Bonnie Spring; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The study examines the impact on medical follow-up and provider-patient communication. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  56. Institute for Research Minority Training on Mental Health
    Jacobo Mintzer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We expect this effort to be the incubator for a new generation of minority researchers dedicated to the study mental health and aging. ..
  57. IMPLICIT AND EXPLICIT MEMORY FOR FACES IN SOCIAL PHOBIA
    Meredith Coles; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Findings from this study will be utilized to inform existing models of the psychopathology underlying SP and explore possible refinements in existing treatment interventions. ..
  58. Evaluation of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
    M Rosenthal; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results will be analyzed using HLM and other regression based procedures. ..
  59. CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL STUDY OF HUMAN OBESITY
    Albert Stunkard; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Our ultimate objective is to identify behaviors that contribute to adiposity and that might be modified in programs of prevention and treatment. ..
  60. Expert Visual Guidance of Ultrasound for Telemedicine
    Florence Sheehan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Specific Aim #4 is to make the guidance easily applicable to different organs. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  61. Perfusion MRI After Donepezil in Lewy Body Dementia
    Tamara Fong; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The second phase will be an open labeled, prospective study to assess the chronic effects of ChEI administered over a period of three months. ..
  62. Evaluation of Telemedicine for Children with Special Healthcare Needs
    Kenneth McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Moreover, by integrating clinicians from the medical home, we promote another cardinal attribute of quality, continuity of care. ..
  63. Valuation of Primary Care-Integrated Telehealth
    Kenneth McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Direct and indirect costs will be assessed. Study B will assess integration in primary care, for example by measuring impact on continuity of care, adherence to well-child visit schedules and immunization rates. ..
  64. Computer Based Training for Drug Abuse Offenders
    John Cacciola; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  65. MIND-BODY-BEHAVIORAL MED CLINICAL TRIALS INFRASTRUCTURE
    Karina Davidson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The ultimate goal will be to make our findings available to 3 target audiences: 1) the network of investigators at Columbia; 2) the behavioral medicine community; and 3) the general medical community. ..
  66. SINGLE CHANNEL HYBRID FES GAIT SYSTEM
    William Durfee; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The proposed approach for FES-aided gait is new and may provide choices for a wider pool of people with SCI than current solutions. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  67. Re-Engineering Hospital Care for Children
    Kenneth McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  68. TREATMENT OF ELDERLY DEPRESSION WITH AXIS II COMORBIDITY
    Thomas Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The project is divided into three major parts: a comprehensive baseline assessment, a treatment intervention component, and post-treatment assessment. ..
  69. Prevention of Depression with a Web-based Supplement
    MARTIN SELIGMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If this intervention can prevent depression and anxiety robustly, it is possible that such programs can be widely disseminated, producing nationally measurable mental health benefits. ..
  70. Post Traumatic Nonconvulsive Epileptiform Activity
    Paul Vespa; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The hypothesis and unique approach come at a crucial time of failed clinical trials and address an important new therapeutic target. ..
  71. Developing Computer Based Treatments for Addiction
    M Rosenthal; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Assessment measures will be collected at baseline, post-treatment, and 6-month follow-up. Results from this Stage la/b study will be used to direct the implementation of a future Stage 2 efficacy trial. ..
  72. Cognitive Vulnerability to Changes in OC Symptoms
    Meredith Coles; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Documentation of the feasibility of computer-based administration of study questionnaires would greatly facilitate future longitudinal research on OCD. ..