telephone

Summary

Summary: An instrument for reproducing sounds especially articulate speech at a distance. (Webster, 3rd ed)

Top Publications

  1. 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
  2. pmc Overcoming Depression on the Internet (ODIN) (2): a randomized trial of a self-help depression skills program with reminders
    Greg Clarke
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227 1098, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e16. 2005
  3. ncbi Which components of heart failure programmes are effective? A systematic review and meta-analysis of the outcomes of structured telephone support or telemonitoring as the primary component of chronic heart failure management in 8323 patients: Abridged Coc
    Sally C Inglis
    Preventative Health, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute and Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    Eur J Heart Fail 13:1028-40. 2011
  4. ncbi Telephone-delivered interventions for physical activity and dietary behavior change: an updated systematic review
    Ana D Goode
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 42:81-8. 2012
  5. ncbi A randomized trial of a telephone care-management strategy
    David E Wennberg
    Health Dialog Services, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:1245-55. 2010
  6. pmc Safety of telephone triage in out-of-hours care: a systematic review
    Linda Huibers
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Scand J Prim Health Care 29:198-209. 2011
  7. pmc Internet-based CBT for depression with and without telephone tracking in a national helpline: randomised controlled trial
    Louise Farrer
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e28099. 2011
  8. ncbi Telephone peer-delivered intervention for diabetes motivation and support: the telecare exploratory RCT
    Jeremy Dale
    Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 75:91-8. 2009
  9. ncbi Development and validation of an automatic speech-in-noise screening test by telephone
    Cas Smits
    Department of Otolaryngology Audiology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Audiol 43:15-28. 2004
  10. pmc Public perceptions, anxiety, and behaviour change in relation to the swine flu outbreak: cross sectional telephone survey
    G James Rubin
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Weston Education Centre, London SE5 9RJ
    BMJ 339:b2651. 2009

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Publications389 found, 100 shown here

  1. 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.
  2. pmc Overcoming Depression on the Internet (ODIN) (2): a randomized trial of a self-help depression skills program with reminders
    Greg Clarke
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227 1098, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e16. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that methods to increase participant usage of the intervention, such as postcard or telephone reminders, might result in significant effects on depression.
  3. ncbi Which components of heart failure programmes are effective? A systematic review and meta-analysis of the outcomes of structured telephone support or telemonitoring as the primary component of chronic heart failure management in 8323 patients: Abridged Coc
    Sally C Inglis
    Preventative Health, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute and Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    Eur J Heart Fail 13:1028-40. 2011
    Telemonitoring (TM) and structured telephone support (STS) have the potential to deliver specialized management to more patients with chronic heart failure (CHF), but their efficacy is still to be proven...
  4. ncbi Telephone-delivered interventions for physical activity and dietary behavior change: an updated systematic review
    Ana D Goode
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 42:81-8. 2012
    b>Telephone-delivered interventions targeting physical activity and dietary change have potential for broad population reach and thus have a role to play in addressing increasing rates of lifestyle-related chronic diseases...
  5. ncbi A randomized trial of a telephone care-management strategy
    David E Wennberg
    Health Dialog Services, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:1245-55. 2010
    Studies have shown that telephone interventions designed to promote patients' self-management skills and improve patient-physician communication can increase patients' satisfaction and their use of preventive services...
  6. pmc Safety of telephone triage in out-of-hours care: a systematic review
    Linda Huibers
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Scand J Prim Health Care 29:198-209. 2011
    b>Telephone triage in patients requesting help may compromise patient safety, particularly if urgency is underestimated and the patient is not seen by a physician...
  7. pmc Internet-based CBT for depression with and without telephone tracking in a national helpline: randomised controlled trial
    Louise Farrer
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e28099. 2011
    b>Telephone helplines are frequently and repeatedly used by individuals with chronic mental health problems and web interventions may be an effective tool for reducing depression in this population.
  8. ncbi Telephone peer-delivered intervention for diabetes motivation and support: the telecare exploratory RCT
    Jeremy Dale
    Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 75:91-8. 2009
    To test trial design issues related to measuring the effectiveness of a peer telephone intervention to enhance self-efficacy in type 2 diabetes; evaluate the impact on self-efficacy and clinical outcome; and describe patient and peer ..
  9. ncbi Development and validation of an automatic speech-in-noise screening test by telephone
    Cas Smits
    Department of Otolaryngology Audiology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Audiol 43:15-28. 2004
    ..The test was made fully automatic, was controlled by a computer, and can be done by telephone. It measures the speech reception threshold (triplet SRT(n)) using an adaptive procedure, in about 3 min...
  10. pmc Public perceptions, anxiety, and behaviour change in relation to the swine flu outbreak: cross sectional telephone survey
    G James Rubin
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Weston Education Centre, London SE5 9RJ
    BMJ 339:b2651. 2009
    ..To assess whether perceptions of the swine flu outbreak predicted changes in behaviour among members of the public in England, Scotland, and Wales...
  11. ncbi The cost effectiveness of a telephone-based pharmacy advisory service to improve adherence to newly prescribed medicines
    Rachel A Elliott
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Pharm World Sci 30:17-23. 2008
    This "proof of concept" study aimed to assess the cost effectiveness of pharmacists giving advice via telephone, to patients receiving a new medicine for a chronic condition, in England.
  12. ncbi Assessing mental health in primary care research using standardized scales: can it be carried out over the telephone?
    M Evans
    Division of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol, Cotham Hill
    Psychol Med 34:157-62. 2004
    b>Telephone interviewing has economic and logistical advantages but has not been widely used in the UK...
  13. pmc Optimizing the tracking of falls in studies of older participants: comparison of quarterly telephone recall with monthly falls calendars in the MOBILIZE Boston Study
    Marian T Hannan
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131 1097, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:1031-6. 2010
    ..October 2007 and February 2008, the authors compared participants' daily recordings of falls on calendars with a telephone survey of recall of falls over the previous 3 months within the population-based MOBILIZE Boston Study cohort, a ..
  14. ncbi The impact of follow-up telephone calls to patients after hospitalization
    V Dudas
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco 94143-0903, USA
    Am J Med 111:26S-30S. 2001
    ..whether pharmacists involved in discharge planning can improve patient satisfaction and outcomes by providing telephone follow-up after hospital discharge...
  15. ncbi Postal surveys of physicians gave superior response rates over telephone interviews in a randomized trial
    Jane S Hocking
    Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health Research, Macfarlane Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health and the School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:521-4. 2006
    To compare general practitioner (GP) response to a telephone interview with response to a postal survey with three reminders in a randomized controlled trial.
  16. ncbi Remote treatment of panic disorder: a randomized trial of internet-based cognitive behavior therapy supplemented with telephone calls
    Per Carlbring
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 163:2119-25. 2006
    This study evaluated a 10-week Internet-based bibliotherapy self-help program with short weekly telephone calls for people suffering from panic disorder with or without agoraphobia.
  17. ncbi Adherence to diabetes control recommendations: impact of nurse telephone calls
    Hee Seung Kim
    College of Nursing, The Catholic University, Seoul, Korea
    J Adv Nurs 44:256-61. 2003
    ..Type 2 diabetes mellitus is increasing in incidence and research has shown that normalization of blood glucose levels can moderate the risk of microvascular and neurological complications...
  18. pmc Are lower response rates hazardous to your health survey? An analysis of three state telephone health surveys
    Michael Davern
    University of Chicago, 55 E Monroe, Suite 3000, Chicago, IL 60603, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:1324-44. 2010
    To examine the impact of response rate variation on survey estimates and costs in three health telephone surveys.
  19. pmc Comparison of an SMS text messaging and phone reminder to improve attendance at a health promotion center: a randomized controlled trial
    Zhou Wen Chen
    Department of General Practice, Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310016, China
    J Zhejiang Univ Sci B 9:34-8. 2008
    ..To compare the efficacy of a short messaging service (SMS) text messaging and phone reminder to improve attendance rates at a health promotion center...
  20. ncbi A review of telephone coaching services for people with long-term conditions
    Andrew J Hutchison
    Sheffield Hallam University, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 17:451-8. 2011
    In one-to-one telephone coaching, the patient receives regular telephone calls from a health professional. We have reviewed the evidence for one-to-one telephone coaching...
  21. ncbi A randomized controlled trial of telephone peer support's influence on breastfeeding duration in adolescent mothers
    G Di Meglio
    Department of Pediatrics, Montreal Children s Hospital McGill University Health Center, Quebec, Canada
    Breastfeed Med 5:41-7. 2010
    Adolescent mothers breastfeed less often and for a shorter duration than adult mothers. This randomized controlled trial was designed to evaluate the effect of telephone peer support on breastfeeding duration among adolescents.
  22. ncbi Telephone counseling for physical activity and diet in primary care patients
    Elizabeth Eakin
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 36:142-9. 2009
    ..The delivery of effective interventions to assist patients to improve their physical activity and dietary behaviors is a challenge in the busy primary care setting...
  23. pmc Web-based cognitive behavior therapy for depression with and without telephone tracking in a national helpline: secondary outcomes from a randomized controlled trial
    Louise Farrer
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 14:e68. 2012
    An earlier report indicated that callers to a telephone counseling service benefited from the addition of an evidence-based Web intervention for depression...
  24. ncbi Cellular-telephone use and brain tumors
    P D Inskip
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    N Engl J Med 344:79-86. 2001
    ..If such a risk does exist, the matter would be of considerable public health importance, given the rapid increase worldwide in the use of these devices...
  25. ncbi New challenges for telephone survey research in the twenty-first century
    Angela M Kempf
    Population Health Institute, Department of Population Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 28:113-26. 2007
    b>Telephone surveys are critical for examining cross-sectional characteristics of population subgroups, tracking trends in prevalence of conditions and risk behaviors over time, identifying risk factors associated with multiple health ..
  26. pmc Telephone care management to improve cancer screening among low-income women: a randomized, controlled trial
    Allen J Dietrich
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:563-71. 2006
    ..Minority and low-income women receive fewer cancer screenings than other women...
  27. pmc A randomized trial of Internet and telephone treatment for smoking cessation
    Amanda L Graham
    Schroeder Institute for Tobacco Research and Policy Studies, American Legacy Foundation, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:46-53. 2011
    This study aimed to determine the relative effect of Internet and Internet plus telephone treatment for smoking cessation on smoking abstinence among US adults...
  28. ncbi How we do it: The Dutch functional hearing-screening tests by telephone and internet
    C Smits
    Clin Otolaryngol 31:436-40. 2006
    ..Keypoints * The Dutch National Hearing Test is a reliable and very successful functional hearing-screening test by telephone. An internet version of the National Hearing Test was also implemented...
  29. ncbi Telephone psychotherapy and telephone care management for primary care patients starting antidepressant treatment: a randomized controlled trial
    Gregory E Simon
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Wash 98101, USA
    JAMA 292:935-42. 2004
    ..Both antidepressant medication and structured psychotherapy have been proven efficacious, but less than one third of people with depressive disorders receive effective levels of either treatment...
  30. ncbi Driven to distraction: dual-Task studies of simulated driving and conversing on a cellular telephone
    D L Strayer
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112 0251, USA
    Psychol Sci 12:462-6. 2001
    ..We suggest that cellular-phone use disrupts performance by diverting attention to an engaging cognitive context other than the one immediately associated with driving...
  31. pmc Telephone-delivered collaborative care for treating post-CABG depression: a randomized controlled trial
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    JAMA 302:2095-103. 2009
    ..Depressive symptoms commonly follow coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery and are associated with less positive clinical outcomes...
  32. 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.
  33. ncbi Comparison of telephone and face-to-face assessment of the modified Rankin Scale
    Paula M Janssen
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Cerebrovasc Dis 29:137-9. 2010
    ..b>Telephone interview is a fast and convenient way to assess the mRS grade, but its validity is unknown...
  34. ncbi Effects of an automated telephone support system on caregiver burden and anxiety: findings from the REACH for TLC intervention study
    Diane Feeney Mahoney
    Family Caregiving Technology Research and Development, Hebrew Rehabilitation Center for Aged, Research and Training Institute, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131 1097, USA
    Gerontologist 43:556-67. 2003
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  35. pmc Diabetes control with reciprocal peer support versus nurse care management: a randomized trial
    Michele Heisler
    University of Michigan and Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48113 0170, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:507-15. 2010
    ..Resource barriers complicate diabetes care management. Support from peers may help patients manage their diabetes...
  36. ncbi Reducing bias in telephone survey estimates of the prevalence of drug use: a randomized trial of telephone audio-CASI
    Charles F Turner
    Program in Health and Behavior Measurement, Research Triangle Institute, Washington DC 20036, USA
    Addiction 100:1432-44. 2005
    To assess the impact of telephone audio computer-assisted self-interviewing (T-ACASI) on reporting of alcohol use, alcohol problems and illicit drug use in telephone surveys of the general population...
  37. ncbi Effect of a standardized nurse case-management telephone intervention on resource use in patients with chronic heart failure
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92182 4158, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:705-12. 2002
    ..Case management is believed to promote continuity of care and decrease hospitalization rates, although few controlled trials have tested this approach...
  38. ncbi Effect of telephone exercise counseling on frailty in older veterans: project LIFE
    Matthew J Peterson
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Am J Mens Health 1:326-34. 2007
    This study sought to determine if telephone exercise counseling attenuates frailty in older, male veterans through increased levels of physical activity. Eighty-one elderly, male veterans (age = 78.4 +/- 4...
  39. ncbi Nurses' experiences with telephone triage and advice: a meta-ethnography
    Rebecca J Purc-Stephenson
    Department of Social Sciences, University of Alberta, Augustana Campus, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 66:482-94. 2010
    This study is a meta-ethnography of nurses' experiences with telephone triage and advice and factors that facilitate or impede their decision-making process.
  40. pmc 'PhysioDirect' telephone assessment and advice services for physiotherapy: protocol for a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    Chris Salisbury
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2AA, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:136. 2009
    ..Physiotherapists offer initial assessment and advice by telephone, supported by computerised algorithms, and patients are sent written self-management and exercise advice by post...
  41. ncbi Is ambulance telephone triage using advanced medical priority dispatch protocols able to identify patients with acute stroke correctly?
    C D Deakin
    South Central Ambulance Service NHS Trust, North Wing, Southern House, Sparrowgrove, Otterbourne, Hants, UK
    Emerg Med J 26:442-5. 2009
    ..In order to identify and triage these patients effectively as life-threatening emergencies, telephone-based ambulance software must have high sensitivity and specificity when using verbal descriptions to identify ..
  42. pmc Economic evaluation of a weight control program with e-mail and telephone counseling among overweight employees: a randomized controlled trial
    Marieke F van Wier
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:112. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to perform an economic evaluation of a six-month program with lifestyle counseling aimed at weight reduction in an overweight working population with a two-year time horizon from a societal perspective...
  43. ncbi Two-year outcomes of an adjunctive telephone coaching and electronic contact intervention for adolescent weight-loss maintenance: the Loozit randomized controlled trial
    B Nguyen
    University of Sydney Clinical School, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:468-72. 2013
    ..ATC involved telephone coaching or short-message-service and/or email communication once per fortnight...
  44. ncbi The effect of a telephone-based health coaching disease management program on Medicaid members with chronic conditions
    Wen Chieh Lin
    Center for Health Policy and Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Shrewsbury, MA 01545, USA
    Med Care 50:91-8. 2012
    ..In addition, few peer-reviewed studies have examined the effect of these programs on publicly insured populations...
  45. ncbi Investigation of the actions taken by adults who failed a telephone-based hearing screen
    Carly Meyer
    HEARing CRC, Australia
    Ear Hear 32:720-31. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the actions taken by those who failed Telscreen, a telephone-based screening tool for hearing loss, and to increase our understanding of factors that influence taking action.
  46. ncbi Telephone-based coping skills training for patients awaiting lung transplantation
    James A Blumenthal
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:535-44. 2006
    ..authors randomly assigned 328 patients with end-stage lung disease awaiting lung transplantation to 12 weeks of telephone-based coping skills training (CST) or to usual medical care (UMC)...
  47. ncbi Validity of self-reported colorectal cancer screening behavior
    M Baier
    American Medical Center Cancer Research Center, Lakewood, Colorado 80214, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:229-32. 2000
    ..This study was designed to evaluate and optimize the reliability of a computer-assisted telephone interview for collecting self-reported colorectal cancer screening behavior...
  48. ncbi Tailored telephone education to promote awareness and adoption of fruit and vegetable recommendations among urban and mostly immigrant black men: a randomized controlled trial
    Randi L Wolf
    Ella McCollum Vahlteich Endowment, Department of Health and Behavior Studies, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Prev Med 48:32-8. 2009
    ..Fruit and vegetable (FV) intake in black men are far below national recommendations...
  49. ncbi Free nicotine patches plus proactive telephone peer support to help low-income women stop smoking
    L J Solomon
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405, USA
    Prev Med 31:68-74. 2000
    This study tested the impact of free nicotine patches plus proactive telephone peer support to help low-income women stop smoking.
  50. ncbi Telephone screening tests for functionally impaired hearing: current use in seven countries and development of a US version
    Charles S Watson
    Communication Disorders Technology, Inc, Indiana University Research Park, Bloomington, IN, USA
    J Am Acad Audiol 23:757-67. 2012
    ..2). Since 2004, telephone administered screening tests utilizing three-digit sequences presented in noise have been developed, validated, ..
  51. ncbi The evidence for and against 'PhysioDirect' telephone assessment and advice services
    Nadine E Foster
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Keele ST5 5BG, UK
    Physiotherapy 97:78-82. 2011
    ..Within these services, physiotherapists offer initial assessment and advice by telephone, sometimes supported by computerised algorithms, and patients are sent written self-management and exercise ..
  52. ncbi Direct telemarketing of smoking cessation interventions: will smokers take the call?
    C L Paul
    Centre for Health Research and Psycho oncology, Cancer Council of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 99:907-13. 2004
    ..This study aimed to explore the feasibility of a telephone-based direct-marketing approach to delivering cessation strategies...
  53. pmc Group-randomized trial of a proactive, personalized telephone counseling intervention for adolescent smoking cessation
    Arthur V Peterson
    Cancer Prevention Program, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:1378-92. 2009
    The Hutchinson Study of High School Smoking randomized trial was designed to rigorously evaluate a proactive, personalized telephone counseling intervention for adolescent smoking cessation.
  54. ncbi An internet-based self-management program with telephone support for adolescents with arthritis: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Jennifer N Stinson
    Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Chronic Pain Program, Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8, Canada
    J Rheumatol 37:1944-52. 2010
    ..self-management program of disease-specific information, self-management strategies, and social support with telephone support for youth with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) and their parents, aimed at reducing physical and ..
  55. pmc Prevention for substance-using HIV-positive young people: telephone and in-person delivery
    Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus
    Department of Psychiatry and AIDS Institute, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:S68-77. 2004
    ..and 42% Latino; 69% gay men) were randomly assigned to a 3-module intervention totaling 18 sessions delivered by telephone, in person, or a delayed-intervention condition...
  56. ncbi A randomized comparison of A-CASI and phone interviews to assess STD/HIV-related risk behaviors in teens
    Jonathan M Ellen
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Adolesc Health 31:26-30. 2002
    To compare response bias associated with a telephone survey of sexually transmitted disease/human immunodeficiency virus (STD/HIV)-related risk behaviors and an in-home self-administered audio computer assisted self interview (A-CASI).
  57. ncbi How internet telephony could improve communication for hearing-impaired individuals
    Georgios Mantokoudis
    University Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Otol Neurotol 31:1014-21. 2010
    ..To test, whether modern Internet telephony with a broadband transmission (0.1-8 kHz) of speech improves speech perception in comparison to conventional telephony (0.3-3.5 kHz) in hearing-impaired and normal-hearing adults...
  58. ncbi Telephone-administered motivational interviewing to reduce risky sexual behavior in HIV-infected rural persons: a pilot randomized clinical trial
    David Cosio
    Department of Psychology, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:140-6. 2010
    ..This pilot randomized clinical trial compared 2 brief telephone-administered interventions designed to reduce continued risky sexual behaviors in HIV-infected rural persons.
  59. 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...
  60. ncbi What happens between visits? Adverse and potential adverse events among a low-income, urban, ambulatory population with diabetes
    Urmimala Sarkar
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, Center for Vulnerable Populations, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94143 1364, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:223-8. 2010
    ..An automated telephone self-management support programme for a diverse population of diabetes patients was implemented to capture AEs, ..
  61. ncbi Automated telephone screening for problem drinking
    Amy Rubin
    Addiction Services WEH 101, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 16 Blossom Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:454-7. 2006
    ..Participants' willingness to use such a system to learn about and change their drinking behavior was also assessed...
  62. pmc An interactive voice response system to continue a hospital-based smoking cessation intervention after discharge
    Susan Regan
    General Medicine Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:255-60. 2011
    ..Hospitalized smokers benefit from tobacco counseling received in hospital only if it continues after discharge. Interactive voice response (IVR) technology may be useful in delivering this care...
  63. ncbi The effect of a scheduled telephone intervention on outcome after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury: a randomized trial
    Kathleen R Bell
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:851-6. 2005
    To measure the effectiveness of a scheduled telephone intervention offering counseling and education to people with traumatic brain injury (TBI) on behavioral outcomes compared with standard follow-up at 1 year postinjury.
  64. 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...
  65. pmc Phone and web-based tobacco cessation treatment: real-world utilization patterns and outcomes for 11,000 tobacco users
    Susan M Zbikowski
    Free and Clear, Inc, 999 Third Avenue, Suite 2100, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e41. 2008
    ..Many cessation treatments are commercially available, but few integrate the phone and Web for delivery and no published studies exist for integrated programs...
  66. pmc Is there a bias against telephone interviews in qualitative research?
    Gina Novick
    Yale School of Nursing, New Haven, CT, USA
    Res Nurs Health 31:391-8. 2008
    b>Telephone interviews are largely neglected in the qualitative research literature and, when discussed, they are often depicted as a less attractive alternative to face-to-face interviewing...
  67. ncbi Brain tumors and salivary gland cancers among cellular telephone users
    Anssi Auvinen
    Finnish Cancer Registry and STUK Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority, Helsinki
    Epidemiology 13:356-9. 2002
    ..Possible risk of cancer associated with use of cellular telephones has lately been a subject of public debate...
  68. ncbi Telephone counseling for population-based smoking cessation
    Patricia M Smith
    Department of Health Studies and Gerontology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
    Am J Health Behav 28:231-41. 2004
    To examine the options for use, efficiency, and effectiveness for structuring a population-based telephone smoking-cessation service.
  69. ncbi Failure of automated telephone outreach with speech recognition to improve colorectal cancer screening: a randomized controlled trial
    Steven R Simon
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:264-70. 2010
    Automated telephone outreach with speech recognition (ATO-SR) is used extensively by health plans. Whether ATO-SR can increase rates of colorectal cancer (CRC) screening is unknown.
  70. pmc Effect of telecare management on pain and depression in patients with cancer: a randomized trial
    Kurt Kroenke
    Center for Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Richard Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    JAMA 304:163-71. 2010
    ..Pain and depression are 2 of the most prevalent and treatable cancer-related symptoms, yet they frequently go unrecognized, undertreated, or both...
  71. ncbi Prevalence of peanut and tree nut allergy in the United States determined by means of a random digit dial telephone survey: a 5-year follow-up study
    Scott H Sicherer
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 112:1203-7. 2003
    ..Allergy to peanuts and tree nuts (TNs) is the leading cause of fatal and near-fatal food allergic reactions. Peanut allergy appears to be increasing in prevalence...
  72. pmc Internet- vs. telephone-administered questionnaires in a randomized trial of smoking cessation
    Amanda L Graham
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:S49-57. 2006
    ..Following baseline telephone assessment and randomization into the parent trial, participants were recruited to the reliability substudy...
  73. ncbi Fewer emergency readmissions and better quality of life for older adults at risk of hospital readmission: a randomized controlled trial to determine the effectiveness of a 24-week exercise and telephone follow-up program
    Mary Courtney
    Faculty of Health, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:395-402. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effect of an exercise-based model of hospital and in-home follow-up care for older people at risk of hospital readmission on emergency health service utilization and quality of life...
  74. pmc Following up nonrespondents to an online weight management intervention: randomized trial comparing mail versus telephone
    Mick P Couper
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Med Internet Res 9:e16. 2007
    ..Attrition, or dropout, is a problem faced by many online health interventions, potentially threatening the inferential value of online randomized controlled trials...
  75. ncbi Telehealth interventions for the secondary prevention of coronary heart disease: a systematic review
    Lis Neubeck
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 16:281-9. 2009
    ..Studies were selected if they evaluated a telephone, videoconference, or web-based intervention, provided objective measurements of mortality, changes in multiple ..
  76. ncbi Addressing overreporting on the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ) telephone survey with a population sample
    Randy Rzewnicki
    Faculty of Physical Education and Physical Therapy, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Tervuursevest 101, B3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Public Health Nutr 6:299-305. 2003
    To examine a possible problem of overreporting and to describe the degree of error with the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ) short telephone protocol.
  77. pmc Measuring health-related quality of life in adolescents and young adults: Swedish normative data for the SF-36 and the HADS, and the influence of age, gender, and method of administration
    Anna Jörngården
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Psychosocial Oncology, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, Dag Hammarskjölds väg 10 B, S 751 83 Uppsala, Sweden
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:91. 2006
    ..Additionally, the influence of age and gender, as well as method of administration, was investigated...
  78. ncbi Reducing the unmet needs of patients with colorectal cancer: a feasibility study of The Pathfinder Volunteer Program
    Michelle L Macvean
    The Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, Victoria, 3053, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 15:293-9. 2007
    ..This paper describes a volunteer-delivered intervention to reduce the psychosocial needs of cancer patients and presents findings from a feasibility study of this intervention...
  79. ncbi Improving public health surveillance using a dual-frame survey of landline and cell phone numbers
    S Sean Hu
    Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2500 Century Parkway, MS E 97, Atlanta, GA 30345, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:703-11. 2011
    To meet challenges arising from increasing rates of noncoverage in US landline-based telephone samples due to cell-phone-only households, the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) expanded a traditional landline-based random ..
  80. pmc Telephone consultations
    Josip Car
    Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Imperial College, London SW7 2AZ
    BMJ 326:966-9. 2003
  81. ncbi Telephone interventions for physical activity and dietary behavior change: a systematic review
    Elizabeth G Eakin
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 32:419-34. 2007
    ..For this purpose, telephone counseling interventions have considerable potential.
  82. pmc Effect of peer support on prevention of postnatal depression among high risk women: multisite randomised controlled trial
    C L Dennis
    Lawrence S Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    BMJ 338:a3064. 2009
    To evaluate the effectiveness of telephone based peer support in the prevention of postnatal depression.
  83. pmc The effectiveness and cost effectiveness of telephone counselling and the nicotine patch in a state tobacco quitline
    Jack F Hollis
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Tob Control 16:i53-9. 2007
    ..We examined the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of offering callers single session versus multisession counselling, with or without free nicotine patches...
  84. pmc Telephone screening, outreach, and care management for depressed workers and impact on clinical and work productivity outcomes: a randomized controlled trial
    Philip S Wang
    Division of Services and Intervention Research, National Institute of Mental Health, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    JAMA 298:1401-11. 2007
    ..Organized depression care programs significantly improve treatment quality, but employer purchasers have been slow to adopt these programs based on lack of evidence for cost-effectiveness from their perspective...
  85. ncbi Handheld cellular telephone use and risk of brain cancer
    J E Muscat
    American Health Foundation, 1 Dana Rd, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
    JAMA 284:3001-7. 2000
    ..A relative paucity of data exist on the possible health effects of using cellular telephones...
  86. pmc Impact of mailed and automated telephone reminders on receipt of repeat mammograms: a randomized controlled trial
    Jessica T DeFrank
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:459-67. 2009
    ..This study compares the efficacy of three types of reminders in promoting annual repeat mammography screening...
  87. ncbi Do parents understand immunizations? A national telephone survey
    B G Gellin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Pediatrics 106:1097-102. 2000
    ..Significant erosion of public confidence in vaccine safety could lead to reduced immunization rates and a resurgence of vaccine-preventable diseases...
  88. ncbi Controlled trial of Internet-based treatment with telephone support for chronic back pain
    Monica Buhrman
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 12 25, SE 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Pain 111:368-77. 2004
    ..purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of an Internet-based cognitive-behavioral intervention with telephone support for chronic back pain...
  89. pmc The effect of GP telephone triage on numbers seeking same-day appointments
    Moyez Jiwa
    University of Sheffield, Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, General Sciences Centre, Northern General Hospital
    Br J Gen Pract 52:390-1. 2002
    b>Telephone consultations with general practitioners (GPs) have not been shown to be an effective way to reduce the demandfor face-to face appointments during the surgery hours...
  90. ncbi Utility of TICS-M for the assessment of cognitive function in older adults
    Celeste A de Jager
    Oxford Project to Investigate Memory and Ageing and University Department of Pharmacology, Oxford, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:318-24. 2003
    ..The Telephone Interview of Cognitive Status is a novel instrument for assessment of cognitive function that can be ..
  91. ncbi Evaluation of a telephone-based stepped care intervention for alcohol-related disorders: a randomized controlled trial
    Gallus Bischof
    University of Luebeck, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Luebeck, Federal Republic of Germany
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:244-51. 2008
    ..The present study compares a full care brief intervention for patients with at-risk drinking, alcohol abuse or dependence with a stepped care approach in a randomized controlled trial...
  92. pmc Vitalum study design: RCT evaluating the efficacy of tailored print communication and telephone motivational interviewing on multiple health behaviors
    Hilde M van Keulen
    Department of Health Education and Health Promotion, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:216. 2008
    ..The Vitalum project aims to compare the efficacy of these techniques in improving the health behaviors of adults aged 45-70. This paper describes the design of the Vitalum study...
  93. ncbi Spanish diabetes self-management with and without automated telephone reinforcement: two randomized trials
    Kate Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, 2000 Welch Rd, Ste 204, Palo Alto, California 40304, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:408-14. 2008
    ..in health status, health behaviors, and self-efficacy; and 2) whether SDSMP participants receiving monthly automated telephone reinforcement would maintain improvements at 18 months better than those not receiving reinforcement.
  94. ncbi A telephone-delivered physical activity and dietary intervention for type 2 diabetes and hypertension: does intervention dose influence outcomes?
    Ana D Goode
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Health Promot 25:257-63. 2011
    To examine associations of intervention dose with behavior change outcomes in a telephone counseling intervention for physical activity and dietary change.
  95. ncbi A comparison of depression prevalence estimates measured by the Patient Health Questionnaire with two administration modes: computer-assisted telephone interviewing versus computer-assisted personal interviewing
    Chaoyang Li
    Division of Behavioral Surveillance, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Public Health 57:225-33. 2012
    ..To compare depression prevalence estimates measured by the 8-item Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-8) with two administration modes in two national surveys...
  96. ncbi Using telephone interviews to reduce nonresponse bias to mail surveys of health plan members
    Floyd Jackson Fowler
    Center for Survey Research, University of Massachusetts, Boston, Massachusetts 02125, USA
    Med Care 40:190-200. 2002
    To assess the nonresponse bias associated with mail-survey returns and the potential for telephone interviews with nonrespondents to reduce that bias.
  97. ncbi Repeatability and validity of a combined mail and telephone questionnaire on demographics, diet, exercise and health status in an insured-dog population
    M H Sallander
    Department of Animal Nutrition and Management, Swedish University of Agriculture Sciences, PO Box 7024, S 750 07, Uppsala, Sweden
    Prev Vet Med 50:35-51. 2001
    The validity and repeatability of a telephone questionnaire on demographics, diet, living patterns, exercise and health status in a well-defined dog population was assessed...
  98. ncbi Telephone notification of HIV test results: impact in King County, Washington
    Laura A McKinstry
    Department of Medicine, Division of Medical Genetics, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98195 7720, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:796-800. 2007
    We evaluated if receiving HIV test results over the telephone was associated with a change in the number of persons who received results.
  99. ncbi [A randomized trial of pharmacotherapy with telephone monitoring to improve treatment of depression in primary care in Santiago, Chile]
    Rosemarie Fritsch
    Hospital Clinico, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 135:587-95. 2007
    ..Depression is a public health problem, due to its high prevalence and its associated disability...
  100. ncbi Telephone monitoring of distress in patients aged 65 years or older with advanced stage cancer: a cancer and leukemia group B study
    Alice B Kornblith
    Breast Oncology Program, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 107:2706-14. 2006
    ..patients (aged 65 years and older) would be reduced with educational materials (EM) supplemented by monthly telephone monitoring (TM) (TM + EM) compared with the use of EM alone because of more timely referrals to appropriate ..
  101. ncbi Resurfacing the care in nursing by telephone: lessons from ambulatory oncology
    Rosemary Wilson
    Empire 2, Kingston General Hospital, 76 Stuart Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 2V7
    Nurs Outlook 50:160-4. 2002
    The practice of providing telephone mediated advice and assistance is often described as "telephone triage" in relevant literature...

Research Grants82

  1. STATISITICAL DESIGN, MONITORING &COORD. OF VISION CLINICAL TRIALS &EPIDEMIOLOGY
    Keri Hammel; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..device, a personal monitor that has a head unit with a viewer and internal screen, and a modem connected to a telephone cord. This cord must be attached to a land telephone line so that it can send data to the sponsor...
  2. STATISITICAL DESIGN, MONITORING &COORD. OF VISION CLINICAL TRIALS &EPIDEMIOLOGY
    Keri Hammel; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..device, a personal monitor that has a head unit with a viewer and internal screen, and a modem connected to a telephone cord. This cord must be attached to a land telephone line so that it can send data to the sponsor...
  3. NIEHS SUPPORT OF THE AHS COHORT STUDY AT NCI
    Charles Knott; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..questionnaire and from 1998 through September 2003 and again from 2004 through 2010 computer assisted telephone interviews have updated the information collected at enrollment...
  4. THE AGRICULTURAL HEALTH STUDY - FIELD STATIONS
    Charles Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..questionnaire and from 1998 through September 2003 and again from 2004 through 2010 computer assisted telephone interviews have updated the information collected at enrollment...
  5. Behavioral Activation Therapy for Rural Veterans with Diabetes and Depression
    Aanand Dinkar Naik; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..HOPE participants will also receive 8 behavioral coaching telephone sessions and four booster sessions over a six month period...
  6. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF HUMAN GENETICS PUBLIC HEALTH GENETICS FELLOWSHIP
    Joann A Boughman; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Prefix [unreadable] First Name Middle Name 'l-ast Name Suffix Boughman TItie: Executive Vice President Telephone No.: 301 634 7307 Date: completed on submission to Grants.gov [unreadable]*-[unreadable] r,,'1--I ^O'-...
  7. Tobacco Control Research Branch Scientific and Technical Services Support
    KOURTNEY MARSHALL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..DB Consulting shall interact on a weekly basis, either through personal contact, telephone or e-mail with the Project Officer...
  8. Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Density and Veteran Cigarette Smokers
    Arthur Brody; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Participants will undergo the following sequence of procedures: (1) telephone/in-person screening, (2) a bolus-plus-continuous-infusion 2- FA positron emission tomography (PET) scanning ..
  9. VISUAL SCIENCES TRAINING PROGRAM
    Eric Pearlman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..MAJOR SUBDIVISION Cleveland, OH 44106-4960 School of Medicine 3g. TELEPHONE AND FAX (Area code, number and extension) E-MAIL ADDRESS: TEL: 216-368-0330 FAX: 216-368-3055 susann...
  10. Transforming PCI Informed Consent into an Evidence-based Decision-making Tool
    John A Spertus; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..outcomes after PCI: We will prospectively monitor patients throughout their hospitalization and by a 1-month telephone call to assess for peri-procedural bleeding...
  11. Outcomes of Infertility Treatments in Clinic and Population-Based Cohorts
    Joseph B Stanford; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..For both cohorts, we will establish final eligibility by telephone screening...
  12. Diet Quality and CVD Risk Factors in a Family Based Weight Management Study
    Alice H Lichtenstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..period social support and tailored individualized counseling will be provided to the families, augmented with telephone calls and home visits addressing barriers to adherence...
  13. Predictors of Dietary Quality in Low-Income Pregnant Women
    Eileen R Fowles; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Within two weeks after initial recruitment, three 24-hour dietary recalls will be obtained by telephone using the Multiple- Pass Method incorporated within the Nutrition Data System for Research (NDSR) program...
  14. NATIONAL CHILDREN'S STUDY - CACHE COUNTY STUDY CENTER
    Edward Clark; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Data will be collected in combinations of face-to-face contacts and remote collection methods, e.g., telephone, computer, or mail-in questionnaires...
  15. CT EIP Capacities ACA Grant
    TRACEY L WEEKS; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..are assigned to provide service to the entire School of Public Health community or from IT technical support by telephone in emergency situations...
  16. Human Papillomavirus Association with Subsets of Colorectal Cancer
    Polly A Newcomb; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..For each case, investigators collected tumor tissue samples, pathology data, and data from a standardized telephone interview assessing known and suspect colorectal cancer risk factors...
  17. Brain Nicotine Receptor Density &Response to Nicotine Patch
    Arthur Brody; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Participants will undergo telephone and in-person screening, followed within one week by a 2-FA PET scanning session...
  18. Coping Skills Training in Heart Failure: Outcomes and Mechanisms
    Andrew Sherwood; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The CST intervention, delivered over the telephone, is designed reduce stress and depression and to improve aspects of health behavior that are related to HF ..
  19. Translational Diebetes Prevention in GDM
    Assiamira Ferrara; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The intervention will be delivered via individual telephone contacts and brief in-person counseling sessions augmented with e-mails and a website...
  20. Inflammation and T Lymphocyte Immunoregulation
    Ann B Hill; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..MAJOR SUBDIVISION School of Medicine 3g. TELEPHONE AND FAX (Area code, number and extension) E-MAIL ADDRESS: TEL: 503-494-1498 FAX: 503-494-6862 parkerd@ohsu.edu 4...
  21. Randomized Trial of a Postpartum Diabetes Prevention Program for Hispanic Women
    Lisa Chasan-Taber; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Multimodal contacts (i.e., in-person, telephone counseling, and mailed print-based materials) will be used to deliver the intervention from randomization (29 ..
  22. CARDIA Echocardiography Reading Center
    Joao A C Lima; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  23. CARDIA ECHO RC
    Joao Lima; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  24. CARDIA ECHO RC
    Joao A C Lima; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  25. CARDIA
    O Dale Williams; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  26. CARDIA ECHO RC CAN 9-8470189
    Joao Lima; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  27. CARDIA
    Sharina D Person; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  28. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - CC
    James Shikany; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  29. NATIONAL CHILDREN'S STUDY SUPPORT
    Betty Wood; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Data will be collected in combinations of face-to-face contacts and remote collection methods, e.g., telephone, computer, or mail-in questionnaires...
  30. NATIONAL CHILDREN'S STUDY SUPPORT
    Betty Wood; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Data will be collected in combinations of face-to-face contacts and remote collection methods, e.g., telephone, computer, or mail-in questionnaires...
  31. NATIONAL CHILDREN'S STUDY SUPPORT
    Betty Wood; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Data will be collected in combinations of face-to-face contacts and remote collection methods, e.g., telephone, computer, or mail-in questionnaires...
  32. NATIONAL CHILDREN'S STUDY -CLINICAL BIOLOGICAL ANALYSIS
    VELAZQUEZ FRANCISCO; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Data will be collected in combinations of face-to-face contacts and remote collection methods, e.g., telephone, computer, or mail-in questionnaires...
  33. Improving Quality of Care in Parkinsons Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial
    KAREN ILENE CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Veterans will be surveyed by telephone and medical records will be abstracted to measure these outcomes...
  34. Academic-Community Partnerships to Brdge Across the U.S. Pacific Islands
    Alice Tse; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..level, communication will be conducted primarily in person through meetings, community forums and local telephone conferences...
  35. GENETIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE COURSE OF ALCOHOL USE IN WOMEN
    Carolyn E Sartor; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Brief telephone diagnostic interviews will be followed up with weekly web-based surveys of alcohol consumption and other ..
  36. Nutrition Intervention to Reduce Symptoms in Patients with Advanced Heart Failure
    Terry A Lennie; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A research nurse will make 4 home visits and one follow-up telephone call over 6 months to provide the education-skill building intervention...
  37. Web-Based Program to Improve Antidepressant Medication Adherence
    Rebekah K Hersch; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Recent data suggests that there are collaborative care and telephone outreach approaches that can increase medication compliance and improve clinical outcomes...
  38. NATIONAL CHILDREN'S STUDY COORDINATING CENTER
    Elaine D Eaker; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Data will be collected in combinations of face-to-face contacts and remote collection methods, e.g., telephone, computer, or mail-in questionnaires...
  39. STROKE INCIDENCE AND RISK FACTORS IN A TRI-ETHNIC REGION
    Ralph L Sacco; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Subjects will be followed by annual telephone interviews to ascertain stroke, MI, death, and changes in cognitive state...
  40. Reducing Breast Cancer Recurrence with Weight Loss: A Vanguard Trial
    Cheryl L Rock; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The weight loss intervention utilizes a cognitive-behavioral group-based program, telephone counseling and home-based support, developed and tested in previous successful studies conducted by the project ..
  41. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field Center
    KIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  42. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field Center
    KIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  43. Diet and Activity Promotion Among Older Working Adults
    Gladys Block; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..it more appropriate for workers 55-64 years of age and by adding the ability to deliver automated interactive telephone messages and printed materials tailored to the individual...
  44. CARDIA
    KIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  45. CARDIA
    KIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  46. NATIONAL CHILDREN'S STUDY
    William Hogan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Data will be collected in combinations of face-to-face contacts and remote collection methods, e.g., telephone, computer, or mail-in questionnaires...
  47. CARDIA
    KIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  48. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field Center
    Pamela Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  49. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) - Field Center
    Cora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  50. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field Center
    Pamela Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  51. CARDIA
    Sharina Person; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  52. CARDIA
    Cora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  53. CARDIA
    Pamela J Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  54. NATIONAL CHILDREN'S STUDY BIOMEDICAL (APPLIED/EXPLORATORY)
    Lee Smith; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Data will be collected in combinations of face-to-face contacts and remote collection methods, e.g., telephone, computer, or mail-in questionnaires...
  55. CARDIA
    Stephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  56. CARDIA
    Pamela Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  57. CARDIA
    Cora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  58. CARDIA
    Stephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..During the next 5 years we will continue semi-annual telephone contacts, disease event surveillance, and analysis and publication activities...
  59. Evaluation of vaccination reminder/recall systems for adolescent patients
    Peter Szilagyi; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Design an adolescent immunization reminder/recall system with mailed or telephone messages, and based in managed care settings for low-income populations in the Rochester New York, region. 2...
  60. Comparative effectiveness of diabetes prevention strategies in women with GDM
    Assiamira Ferrara; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Intervention patients will be offered a postpartum lifestyle curriculum of individual telephone counseling augmented with e-mails and an interactive study website...
  61. Telephone screening test for hearing using three-digit sequences in noise.
    Charles Watson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..test in noise (SRTn) for use as a screening test for hearing disability, suitable for delivery over the telephone. Successful development and implementation of such a test has the potential to greatly increase awareness of ..
  62. Behavioral Health Informatics Capacity-Building in China
    Robert Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..For this project, a Chinese version of an effective NIH-funded automated, telephone-based physical activity (PA) promotion program will be developed. This will entail review of the U.S...
  63. Breast Cancer:Education, Counseling, and Adjustment
    Judith Haber; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..by applicant) In the proposed randomized clinical trial (RCT), the effect of standardized education (SE) alone, telephone counseling (TC) alone, and standardized education with telephone counseling (SE+TC) on emotional, physical and ..
  64. Responsible Retailing Program for Alcohol Retailers
    Brad Krevor; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..University, the Prevention Research Center and Boston University will partner with the RRF to: " Conduct 6-8 telephone or in-person interviews with alcohol regulators to identify whether, and under what conditions, regulators would ..
  65. FINDING THE M.I.N.C. FOR MAMMOGRAPHY MAINTENANCE
    Barbara Rimer; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Care, which represents the kinds of reminders women usually receive, compared to Enhanced Letter or Automated Telephone Reminders based on persuasive communication principles and designed to increase the efficacy of reminders by ..
  66. Effectiveness of an Enhanced Adaptive Continuing Care Model for Cocaine Dependenc
    James R McKay; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..2005, 2008, 2009). This protocol is referred to as "Telephone Monitoring and Adaptive Counseling" (TMAC)...
  67. Preventing Depression in People with Epilepsy: An Extension of Project UPLIFT
    Nancy J Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..in people with epilepsy, Project UPLIFT was developed to provide group delivery of depression treatment by telephone or Web...
  68. The Impact of Smoke-Free Policy on Quitline Utilization and Smoking Outcomes
    ANITA FAY FERNANDER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Evidence demonstrates that telephone QuitLines are effective in helping tobacco users quit...
  69. PREDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
    ERIKA LAWSON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..OFFICE TELEPHONE NO.(Area 4g. HOME TELEPHONE NO. code, no., and ext.) (Area code and no.) 401-444-2465 401-861-2178 4j. [] U.S...
  70. Implementation of a Mammography Reminder System in a Healthcare Network
    Roger Luckmann; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..effectiveness of screening mammography in reducing breast cancer mortality and the effectiveness of mailed and telephone reminders and counseling in increasing timely screening...
  71. TELEPHONE AFTERCARE PROJECT
    Jenny Chong; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..hours), one alternative to ease their transition is to provide them with aftercare services through the telephone. Telephone coverage is typically low on southwestern Indian Reservations and calls into doubt the feasibility of ..
  72. Integrated Web and phone smoking cessation counseling
    CHRISTIAN CARTTER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..S. Surgeon General and the AHRQ. Supplementing self-help programs with proactive telephone counseling has been shown to increase treatment adherence and reduce relapse to smoking...
  73. Comparative Effectiveness of Dementia Care Strategies in Underserved Communities
    BARBARA G contact VICKREY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..proven to improve quality and outcomes of care when delivered in a clinic or as a combination of home visits and telephone. However, with growing cost-containment pressures, healthcare systems are increasingly pressured to deliver care ..
  74. INCREASING COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING AMONG CARPENTERS
    Isaac Lipkus; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..g., brochures, telephone counseling) motivates CRC screening...
  75. EXTENDED CASE MANAGEMENT OF COCAINE ADDICTED PREGNANCY
    Farrokh Alemi; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..to three groups: Control group, experimental group receiving case management, experimental group receiving telephone assisted case management...
  76. A Telephone-Based Cancer Education & Prevention Intervention for Teens
    KENNETH TERCYAK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..addressing multiple behavioral risks, or utilizing alternate modes of intervention delivery (such as the telephone) that might have greater reach...
  77. Mood Management Phone Counseling in Smoking Cessation
    David Strong; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Proactive telephone counseling for smoking cessation has received strong recommendations from the US DHHS as a primary mechanism for ..
  78. Telehealth Intervention for Colorectal Cancer Screening
    Susan Rawl; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Tailored telephone counseling, one specific type of telehealth intervention has demonstrated considerable promise as an ..