allied health personnel

Summary

Summary: Health care workers specially trained and licensed to assist and support the work of health professionals. Often used synonymously with paramedical personnel, the term generally refers to all health care workers who perform tasks which must otherwise be performed by a physician or other health professional.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Certificate Program for Otolaryngology Personnel (CPOP): A good solution for many practice challenges
    Robert Thayer Sataloff
    Ear Nose Throat J 85:468, 470. 2006
  2. ncbi Misplaced endotracheal tubes by paramedics in an urban emergency medical services system
    S H Katz
    Department of Emergency Medicine, JFK Medical Center, Atlantis, FL, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 37:32-7. 2001
  3. ncbi [Interdisciplinary relationships and humanization in intensive care units]
    Lourdes Rubio Rico
    Diplomada en Enfermeria, Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos, Hospital Universitari Joan XXIII, Departament d Infermeria, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
    Enferm Intensiva 17:141-53. 2006
  4. ncbi Etomidate versus midazolam for out-of-hospital intubation: a prospective, randomized trial
    Jeanne Jacoby
    St Luke s Hospital, Bethlehem, PA 18015, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 47:525-30. 2006
  5. pmc "Reforming Emergency Care": the ambulance impact. A personal view
    I Robertson-Steel
    West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust, Millennium Point, Waterfront Business Park, Waterfront Way, Brierley Hill, DY5 1LX, UK
    Emerg Med J 21:207-11. 2004
  6. ncbi An exploration of issues of management and intention to stay: allied health professionals in South West Victoria, Australia
    Karen Stagnitti
    Occupational Science and Therapy, Deakin University, Waterfront Campus, 1 Gheringhap Street, Geelong, VIC 3217, Australia
    J Allied Health 35:226-32. 2006
  7. ncbi Measuring rural allied health workforce turnover and retention: what are the patterns, determinants and costs?
    Marita Chisholm
    School of Rural Health, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Bendigo, Victoria 3552, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 19:81-8. 2011
  8. ncbi Understanding job satisfaction amongst mid-level cadres in Malawi: the contribution of organisational justice
    Eilish McAuliffe
    Centre for Global Health, Trinity College, University of Dublin, Ireland
    Reprod Health Matters 17:80-90. 2009
  9. pmc Retention of allied health professionals in rural New South Wales: a thematic analysis of focus group discussions
    Sheila Keane
    University Centre for Rural Health, University of Sydney, PO Box 3074, Lismore, NSW, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:175. 2012
  10. ncbi Oral misoprostol for prevention of postpartum hemorrhage by paramedical workers in India
    N Chandhiok
    Division of Reproductive Health and Nutrition, Indian Council of Medical Research, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 92:170-5. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Integrating Rehabilitation and Palliation in Cancer Care
    Joshua Hauser; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. COOPERATIVE CORE LAB AND CLINICAL NUTRITION RESEARCH
    Richard Rivlin; Fiscal Year: 2006
  3. Colorectal Cancer Screening Patient Navigation for African Americans
    Richard Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. The impact of quality end-of-life care in nursing homes
    SARAH ANN FORBES THOMPSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
  5. MEDICAL MALPRACTICE EFFECTS ON THE PRODUCTIVITY OF OBG'S
    CAROLE KEELS; Fiscal Year: 1990
  6. RESEARCH TO PRACTICE CONFERENCE
    Naomi Kuznets; Fiscal Year: 2000
  7. AUTOMATING THE DOLLOFF MEDICAL LIBRARY CATALOG
    MARJORIE WESTERFIELD; Fiscal Year: 2001
  8. EVMS SLEEP PROJECT
    James Ware; Fiscal Year: 2001
  9. TUBERCULOSIS ACADEMIC AWARD--COMPREHENSIVE EDUC PROGRAM
    Juzar Ali; Fiscal Year: 2000
  10. TREATMENT OF MAJOR DEPRESSION IN PARKINSONS DISEASE
    Steven Cole; Fiscal Year: 2000

Detail Information

Publications222 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Certificate Program for Otolaryngology Personnel (CPOP): A good solution for many practice challenges
    Robert Thayer Sataloff
    Ear Nose Throat J 85:468, 470. 2006
  2. ncbi Misplaced endotracheal tubes by paramedics in an urban emergency medical services system
    S H Katz
    Department of Emergency Medicine, JFK Medical Center, Atlantis, FL, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 37:32-7. 2001
    ..Data from other communities are needed to clarify the scope of this alarming issue...
  3. ncbi [Interdisciplinary relationships and humanization in intensive care units]
    Lourdes Rubio Rico
    Diplomada en Enfermeria, Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos, Hospital Universitari Joan XXIII, Departament d Infermeria, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
    Enferm Intensiva 17:141-53. 2006
    ..To analyze those aspects of the relationship between the health care team of an ICU that may be decisive in the construction of humanized care...
  4. ncbi Etomidate versus midazolam for out-of-hospital intubation: a prospective, randomized trial
    Jeanne Jacoby
    St Luke s Hospital, Bethlehem, PA 18015, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 47:525-30. 2006
    ..The primary objective of this study is to compare the intubation success rates of etomidate and midazolam when used for sedative-facilitated intubation, without paralytics, in out-of-hospital adult patients...
  5. pmc "Reforming Emergency Care": the ambulance impact. A personal view
    I Robertson-Steel
    West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust, Millennium Point, Waterfront Business Park, Waterfront Way, Brierley Hill, DY5 1LX, UK
    Emerg Med J 21:207-11. 2004
    ..This article aims to stimulate debate on the effect on ambulance services in the United Kingdom...
  6. ncbi An exploration of issues of management and intention to stay: allied health professionals in South West Victoria, Australia
    Karen Stagnitti
    Occupational Science and Therapy, Deakin University, Waterfront Campus, 1 Gheringhap Street, Geelong, VIC 3217, Australia
    J Allied Health 35:226-32. 2006
    ..Recommendations are given for organizational development and training for managers...
  7. ncbi Measuring rural allied health workforce turnover and retention: what are the patterns, determinants and costs?
    Marita Chisholm
    School of Rural Health, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Bendigo, Victoria 3552, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 19:81-8. 2011
    ..To measure variations in patterns of turnover and retention, determinants of turnover, and costs of recruitment of allied health professionals in rural areas...
  8. ncbi Understanding job satisfaction amongst mid-level cadres in Malawi: the contribution of organisational justice
    Eilish McAuliffe
    Centre for Global Health, Trinity College, University of Dublin, Ireland
    Reprod Health Matters 17:80-90. 2009
    ..These findings highlight the important role that managers can play in the motivation, career development and performance of mid-level health workers...
  9. pmc Retention of allied health professionals in rural New South Wales: a thematic analysis of focus group discussions
    Sheila Keane
    University Centre for Rural Health, University of Sydney, PO Box 3074, Lismore, NSW, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:175. 2012
    ..This study aims to identify aspects of recruitment and retention of rural allied health professionals using qualitative methodology...
  10. ncbi Oral misoprostol for prevention of postpartum hemorrhage by paramedical workers in India
    N Chandhiok
    Division of Reproductive Health and Nutrition, Indian Council of Medical Research, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 92:170-5. 2006
    ..To study whether paramedical workers from rural primary health centers in India are able to administer oral misoprostol and actively manage the third stage of labor to prevent postpartum hemorrhage (PPH)...
  11. ncbi Nursing home staff attitudes towards residents with dementia: strain and satisfaction with work
    Henry Brodaty
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 44:583-90. 2003
    ..Workload is highly predictive of the experience of burden and job pressure, while these outcomes vary according to whether staff work full- or part-time...
  12. ncbi Survey of the rural allied health workforce in New South Wales to inform recruitment and retention
    Sheila Keane
    University Centre for Rural Health Northern Rivers, The University of Sydney, Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 19:38-44. 2011
    ..To investigate the demographics, employment, education and factors affecting recruitment and retention of New South Wales (NSW) rural allied health professionals...
  13. ncbi Recruitment and retention of rural allied health professionals in developmental disability services in New South Wales
    Lois A Denham
    Department of Ageing Disability and Home Care, Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 12:28-9. 2004
  14. ncbi Retention of allied health professionals in the south-west of Victoria
    Karen Stagnitti
    Department of Rural Health, Greater Green Triangle University, PO Box 423, Warrnambool, Victoria 3280, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 13:364-5. 2005
  15. pmc Healthcare assistants in general practice: practical and conceptual issues of skill-mix change
    Sara Bosley
    Health Sciences Research Institute, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry
    Br J Gen Pract 58:118-24. 2008
    ..It is concluded that HCAs can make an increasingly useful contribution to the skill mix in general practice, but that more research and evaluation are needed to inform their training and development within the general practice team...
  16. pmc Non medical prescribing leads views on their role and the implementation of non medical prescribing from a multi-organisational perspective
    Molly Courtenay
    Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:142. 2011
    ..The aim of this research was to explore the role of the organisational NMP lead across a range of practice settings within one Strategic Health Authority (SHA) and consider the development of NMP from a multi-organisational perspective...
  17. pmc The effect of internal marketing on job satisfaction in health services: a pilot study in public hospitals in Northern Greece
    Efthymios Iliopoulos
    Orthopaedic Department, General Hospital of Veria, 59100 Veria, Greece
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:261. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the effect of internal marketing on job satisfaction in health services, particularly in public hospitals in Northern Greece...
  18. pmc Job stress and job satisfaction of physicians, radiographers, nurses and physicists working in radiotherapy: a multicenter analysis by the DEGRO Quality of Life Work Group
    Susanne Sehlen
    Department of Radiotherapy and Radiooncology, University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Radiat Oncol 4:6. 2009
    ..These trends strongly influence the workplace environment and are a potential source of stress and burnout among professionals working in radiotherapy...
  19. ncbi Why did they leave and what can they tell us? Allied health professionals leaving rural settings
    Kevin O'Toole
    International and Political Studies, Deakin University, PO Box 423, Warrnambool, VIC 3280, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 34:66-72. 2010
    ..The attempts by government to address some of the leading factors for retention of allied health professionals are perhaps too narrowly focussed on the public sector and could encompass a wider approach...
  20. ncbi Task shifting for emergency obstetric surgery in district hospitals in Senegal
    Vincent De Brouwere
    Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Reprod Health Matters 17:32-44. 2009
    ..Communities appreciated that the services saved lives and money, but called for improved information and greater continuity of care...
  21. ncbi Effect of out-of-hospital pediatric endotracheal intubation on survival and neurological outcome: a controlled clinical trial
    M Gausche
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, and Harbor UCLA Research and Education Institute, Torrance, Calif 90509, USA
    JAMA 283:783-90. 2000
    ..Endotracheal intubation (ETI) is widely used for airway management of children in the out-of-hospital setting, despite a lack of controlled trials demonstrating a positive effect on survival or neurological outcome...
  22. ncbi Paramedic performance in calculating drug dosages following stressful scenarios in a human patient simulator
    Vicki R LeBlanc
    The Education Department, Ontario Air Ambulance Base Hospital Program, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:439-44. 2005
    ..However, there is little published research regarding the effects of stress on the cognitive skills necessary for optimal patient care...
  23. ncbi Allied health professionals' use of online evidence: a survey of 790 staff working in the Australian public hospital system
    A Sophie Gosling
    Centre for Health Informatics, Level 2, Samuels Building, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Sydney 2052, NSW, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 73:391-401. 2004
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  24. ncbi Rethinking policies for the retention of allied health professionals in rural areas: a social relations approach
    Kevin O'Toole
    School of International and Political Studies, Deakin University, Warrnambool, Victoria 3280, Australia
    Health Policy 87:326-32. 2008
    ..The aim of this paper is to question the present dominant hierarchical approach taken in relation to the retention of allied health professionals in rural localities...
  25. pmc Knowledge and beliefs concerning evidence-based practice amongst complementary and alternative medicine health care practitioners and allied health care professionals: a questionnaire survey
    Julie Hadley
    The Education Resource Centre, Birmingham Women s Health Care NHS Trust, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TG, UK
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:45. 2008
    ..Evidence-based practice (EBP) has become an important competency in many allied and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) health care practitioners' professional standards of proficiency...
  26. ncbi Knowledge and use of evidence-based practice by allied health and health science professionals in the United Kingdom
    Dominic Upton
    Division of Psychology, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, England WR2 6OJ
    J Allied Health 35:127-33. 2006
    ..A number of differences between professions were recorded that highlight the difference in educational and policy approach required for greater uptake of EBP...
  27. ncbi Job stress and job satisfaction of cancer care workers
    Eva Grunfeld
    Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario Canada K1H 1C4
    Psychooncology 14:61-9. 2005
    ..There is an increasing demand for oncology care as a result of a number of trends. In combination with ongoing changes to the health-care system, these trends have an impact on the workplace environment of systemic therapy personnel...
  28. ncbi Trends in the rehabilitation therapist workforce in underserved areas: 1980-2000
    Richard D Wilson
    Case Western Reserve University MetroHealth Medical Center, Center for Health Care Research and Policy, Cleveland, Ohio 44109, USA
    J Rural Health 25:26-32. 2009
    ..There is evidence that rural areas continue to face a shortage of trained rehabilitation providers. There has also been little attention to therapist distribution in non-rural settings where health professionals are in short supply...
  29. ncbi Emergency medical services education, community outreach, and protocols for stroke and chest pain in North Carolina
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:366-71. 2008
    ..We sought to describe the amount of education offered, community outreach implemented, and protocols established for stroke and for chest pain among North Carolina EMS agencies and personnel...
  30. ncbi Quality of chest compressions during 10min of single-rescuer basic life support with different compression: ventilation ratios in a manikin model
    Conrad Arnfinn Bjørshol
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Division of Acute Care Medicine, Stavanger University Hospital, Stavanger, Norway
    Resuscitation 77:95-100. 2008
    ..As fatigue may reduce BLS performance over time we wanted to examine the quality of chest compressions in a single-rescuer scenario during prolonged BLS with different compression:ventilation ratios (C:V ratios)...
  31. ncbi Learning styles of allied health students using Kolb's LSI-IIa
    Patrick Hauer
    Department of Physical Therapy, Division of Health Sciences, University of South Dakota, 414 East Clark Street, Vermillion, SD 57069, USA
    J Allied Health 34:177-82. 2005
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  32. ncbi Allied, scientific and complementary health professionals: a new model for Australian allied health
    Catherine Turnbull
    ANZSOG
    Aust Health Rev 33:27-37. 2009
    ..Use of this model will allow individual organisations to describe their ASC health workforce, and plan for recruitment, staff training and remuneration...
  33. ncbi Prehospital and resuscitative airway care: should the gold standard be reassessed?
    J D Nolan
    Royal United Hospital, Combe Park, Bath, United Kingdom
    Curr Opin Crit Care 7:413-21. 2001
    ..Healthcare personnel using any of these devices should be adequately trained and maintain frequent practice...
  34. ncbi Defining the learning curve for paramedic student endotracheal intubation
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:156-62. 2005
    ..While the National Standard Paramedic Curriculum recommends that paramedic students (PSs) perform at least five live ETIs, these training opportunities are limited...
  35. pmc Exploring the perspectives of allied health practitioners toward the use of journal clubs as a medium for promoting evidence-based practice: a qualitative study
    Lucylynn M Lizarondo
    international Centre for Allied Health Evidence, University of South Australia, North Terrace, Adelaide, 5000, Australia
    BMC Med Educ 11:66. 2011
    ....
  36. pmc Beyond 50. Challenges at work for older nurses and allied health workers in rural Australia: a thematic analysis of focus group discussions
    Lyn J Fragar
    Australian Centre for Agricultural Health and Safety, University of Sydney, 5 Greenbah Rd, Moree NSW 2400 Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:42. 2011
    ..Findings will support efforts to make workplaces more 'user-friendly' for older health workers...
  37. ncbi A conceptual model for recruitment and retention: allied health workforce enhancement in Western Victoria, Australia
    Adrian M Schoo
    Department of Rural Health, Greater Green Triangle University, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 5:477. 2005
    ..Based on themes identified in the literature, an interactive model is being developed that addresses recruitment and retention factors in three domains: (1) personal or individual; (2) organisation; and (3) community...
  38. ncbi Quality of bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation influences outcome after prehospital cardiac arrest
    L Wik
    Department of Anesthesiology, , Oslo, Norway
    Resuscitation 28:195-203. 1994
    ..34%, P < 0.0005). Good bystander CPR was associated with a shorter arrest-CPR interval and improved hospital discharge rate as compared to no good BCPR or no BCPR...
  39. ncbi Personal characteristics and experiences of long-term allied health professionals in rural and northern British Columbia
    Candice M Manahan
    University of Northern British Columbia, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada
    Rural Remote Health 9:1238. 2009
    ..The primary objective of this project was to identify the personal characteristics and experiences of allied health professionals who have worked long term in northern British Columbia (BC), Canada...
  40. ncbi The impact of common mental disorders on the work functioning of nurses and allied health professionals: a systematic review
    Fania R Gärtner
    Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Department Coronel Institute of Occupational Health, The Netherlands
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:1047-61. 2010
    ..This study aims to inventory aspects of work functioning of nurses and allied health professionals that are affected by common mental disorders...
  41. ncbi The rural allied health workforce study (RAHWS): background, rationale and questionnaire development
    Sheila Keane
    University of Sydney, Northern Rivers University Department of Rural Health, Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 8:1132. 2008
    ..This valid and feasible instrument will be used to explore the rural allied health workforce by implementing the RAHWS survey in rural regions on a state-by-state basis in Australia during 2009 and 2010...
  42. ncbi Transformational leadership behaviors in allied health professions
    David A Wylie
    Department of Podiatry, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland
    J Allied Health 38:65-73. 2009
    ....
  43. ncbi Where do I go from here: we've got enough seniors?
    Selena Gillham
    Monash University School of Rural Health, Centre for Multidisciplinary Studies in Rural Health, MOE, Victoria, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 15:313-20. 2007
    ..To identify recruitment and retention issues for allied health professionals at two rural health services...
  44. ncbi Should DVD simulations replace hospital-based clinical placements?
    Brett Williams
    Department of Community Emergency Health and Paramedic Practice, Monash University, PO Box 527, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
    Med Educ 41:1089-90. 2007
  45. ncbi Connecting allied health students to rural communities
    W Kent Guion
    School of Allied Health Sciences, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 0100 USA
    J Rural Health 22:260-3. 2006
    ..National trends indicate lagging enrollment in allied health education programs, suggesting that the workforce shortages will worsen...
  46. ncbi Effect of socioemotional stress on the quality of cardiopulmonary resuscitation during advanced life support in a randomized manikin study
    Conrad Arnfinn Bjørshol
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Stavanger University Hospital, Stavanger, Norway
    Crit Care Med 39:300-4. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether socioemotional stress affects the quality of cardiopulmonary resuscitation during advanced life support in a simulated manikin model...
  47. ncbi Paramedic versus emergency physician emergency medical service: role of the anaesthesiologist and the European versus the Anglo-American concept
    Arnd Timmermann
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 21:222-7. 2008
    ....
  48. ncbi Tuberculosis in health care workers in a central hospital in Malawi
    H S Kanyerere
    Community Health Science Unit, National Tuberculosis Control Programme, Lilongwe, Malawi
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 7:489-92. 2003
    ..The rate of TB in HCWs in a central hospital in Malawi was high, although lack of adherence to guidelines might have resulted in overdiagnosis...
  49. ncbi Tuberculosis among health care workers in a short working period
    Salih Hosoglu
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Dicle University Hospital, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Am J Infect Control 33:23-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the risk ratio and features of tuberculosis (TB) among health care workers (HCWs) at a teaching hospital in southeast Turkey...
  50. ncbi Promoting evidence-based care through a clinical research fellowship programme
    Donna J Milne
    Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and School of Nursing, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 16:1629-39. 2007
    ....
  51. ncbi The perceptions of students in the allied health professions towards stroke rehabilitation teams and the SLP's role
    Deborah Insalaco
    Speech Language Pathology Department, Buffalo State College, 1300 Elmwood Ave, Ketchum Hall, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Commun Disord 40:196-214. 2007
    ..Some thought SLPs had a role in dressing apraxia and proprioceptive disorders. Suggestions to maximize the advantages and minimize possible disadvantages of teamwork are provided...
  52. ncbi The national study to prevent blood exposure in paramedics: exposure reporting
    Winifred L Boal
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:213-22. 2008
    ..This survey was conducted to provide national incidence rates and risk factors for exposure to blood among paramedics. The present analysis assesses reporting of exposures to employers...
  53. pmc Ambulance clinical placements--a pilot study of students' experience
    Malcolm J Boyle
    Monash University, Department of Community Emergency Health and Paramedic Practice, P, O, Box 527, Frankston 3199, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Med Educ 8:19. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to identify the type of experiences had by students during ambulance clinical placements and to provide feedback to the ambulance services...
  54. ncbi Pathology resident attitudes and opinions about pathologists' assistants
    Dana Marie Grzybicki
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:666-72. 2003
    ..Changes in health care economics and organization have resulted in increased use of nonphysician providers in most health care settings. Attitudinal acceptance of nonphysician providers is important in the current health care environment...
  55. ncbi [Initial medical treatment by paramedics in combined first aid operations of paramedics and emergency physicians]
    B M Wahlen
    Klinik fur Anasthesiologie, Klinikum der Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz
    Anasthesiol Intensivmed Notfallmed Schmerzther 38:27-31. 2003
    ....
  56. ncbi Mobile medical teams: do A&E nurses have the appropriate experience?
    Judith Barnes
    Derriford Hospital, Plymouth
    Emerg Nurse 13:18-23. 2006
  57. ncbi Impact of the changing health care environment on fieldwork education: perceptions of occupational therapy educators
    Glenda S Casares
    Department of Occupational Therapy, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912 0700, USA
    J Allied Health 32:246-51. 2003
    ..Factors thought to facilitate the fieldwork shortage included cost reductions, changes in reimbursement, and increased productivity demands on clinicians...
  58. ncbi Evaluating career values of dietetic students. A model for other allied health professions
    Vista V Suarez
    Orange County School District Foodservice, Orlando, Florida, USA
    J Allied Health 33:51-4. 2004
    ..The results of this study should be examined further with a larger sample of allied health majors to assist educators in recruiting and providing career counseling to students...
  59. ncbi Rapid cardiac ultrasound of inpatients suffering PEA arrest performed by nonexpert sonographers
    Daniel F Niendorff
    Department of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, USA
    Resuscitation 67:81-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate a rapid cardiac ultrasound assessment performed by trained nonexpert sonographers integrated into the ACLS response system at a major medical center...
  60. ncbi Supporting pre-registration students in practice: A review of current ICT use
    Rod Ward
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Blackberry Hill, Bristol BS16 1DD, United Kingdom
    Nurse Educ Today 27:60-7. 2007
    ..Lack of time, attitudes towards computers and ICT skills also affected student engagement. These findings provide information to guide the development of ICT use in placement settings...
  61. ncbi Out-of-hospital rapid-sequence intubation for trauma patients
    Henry E Wang
    J Trauma 56:722-3. 2004
  62. ncbi Assessing management of musculoskeletal disorders in the ambulance service
    Sue Hignett
    Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 57:270-6. 2007
    ..Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are the most common occupational illness in Great Britain affecting 1.1 million people a year. Paramedics, in particular, are known to have a high incidence of MSDs resulting, for many, in early retirement...
  63. ncbi A method for training combat medics during stability and support operations
    Jeffrey M Callin
    3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, APO AE 09112, Vilseck, Germany
    Mil Med 167:289-91. 2002
    ..We tested our program during our recent deployment to Kosovo. A total of 138 certifications were given during a 30-day period to 90% of our population of 120 medics...
  64. ncbi Handover from paramedics: observations and emergency department clinician perceptions
    Guohao Yong
    Emergency Practice Innovation Centre, Department of Emergency Medicine, St Vincent s Health, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 20:149-55. 2008
    ..1. To evaluate emergency clinician attitudes towards handover from prehospital paramedics. 2. To determine the content and methods of paramedic handover delivery to emergency clinicians...
  65. ncbi Modernising cancer and palliative care education in the UK: insights from one Cancer Network
    Daniel Kelly
    Cancer and Palliative Care, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, City University, London EC1Y 4TY, UK
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:187-97. 2006
    ..Further research is needed to determine how best to ensure that continuing professional education reflects the needs of all practitioners involved in cancer and palliative care...
  66. ncbi Palliative care in Western Australia: an assessment of information and support needs
    R McConigley
    School of Nursing and Public Health, Edith Cowan University, Churchlands, Western Australia
    Int J Palliat Nurs 7:555-64. 2001
    ..Recommendations are made that could enhance the delivery of palliative care education and support to rural Western Australia...
  67. ncbi Judgments of pain in the neonatal intensive care setting: a survey of direct care staffs' perceptions of pain in infants at risk for neurological impairment
    Lynn M Breau
    Pediatric Pain Service, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Clin J Pain 22:122-9. 2006
    ..To determine whether healthcare professionals believe the pain of infants at risk for neurologic impairment differs from that of typical infants...
  68. ncbi [Comparison of the emergency medical services systems of Birmingham and Bonn: process efficacy and cost effectiveness]
    M Fischer
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Anästhesiologie und Spezielle Intensivmedizin des Universitätsklinikum Bonn
    Anasthesiol Intensivmed Notfallmed Schmerzther 38:630-42. 2003
    ..Aim of this study therefore was to conduct a cost performance analysis by evaluating the underlying structure, the costs incurred and the achieved performance in two EMS systems with paramedics or emergency physicians on scene...
  69. ncbi Impact of an interprofessional community-based educational experience on students' perceptions of other health professions and older adults
    Jennifer Furze
    Department of Physical Therapy, School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    J Allied Health 37:71-7. 2008
    ..028). This study indicates that interprofessional community-based learning can be an effective method for some students to increase their understanding and respect toward other health professionals and older adults...
  70. ncbi Student attitudes to undergraduate interprofessional education
    Susie Tunstall-Pedoe
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    J Interprof Care 17:161-72. 2003
    ..Further work is needed to determine how best to break down stereotypes, and to advance our understanding of the most appropriate models for interprofessional education, to enable graduates to work effectively in today's environment...
  71. ncbi Effect of education on hand hygiene beliefs and practices: a 5-year program
    Mary F Wisniewski
    John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:88-91. 2007
    ..3% to 51%; and in allied HCWs, 12% to 44%. Study year, infection control interactive education-session attendance, infection control knowledge, and being a physician or allied HCW independently predicted a preference for alcohol hand rub...
  72. ncbi Influenza vaccination acceptance among health-care workers: a nationwide survey
    Helen C Maltezou
    Department for Interventions in Health Care Facilities, Hellenic Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Athens 10433, Greece
    Vaccine 26:1408-10. 2008
    ..1%), whereas 55.2% of HCWs reported vaccination to protect patients. Main reasons for refusing vaccination were perception of not being at risk for influenza (43.2%) and fear of vaccine adverse effects (33.4%)...
  73. ncbi Cost-effectiveness and benefit of alternatives to improve training for prehospital trauma care in Mexico
    Carlos Arreola-Risa
    Escuela de Medicina, Tecnológico de Monterry, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
    Prehosp Disaster Med 19:318-25. 2004
    ..This study sought to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of several approaches to improving training for personnel in three ambulance services in Mexico...
  74. ncbi Health professionals' attitude toward euthanasia: a cross-sectional study from Turkey
    Ahmet Turla
    Ondokuz Mayis University, Samsun, Turkey
    Omega (Westport) 54:135-45. 2006
    ....
  75. ncbi [Attitude of health personnel to organ donation and transplantation]
    Fethi Tebourski
    Departement des Sciences Biologiques, Laboratoire de Genetique Moleculaire, Immunologie et Biotechnologie, Faculte des Sciences de Tunis
    Tunis Med 81:482-7. 2003
    ..Refusal reasons identified during this study could direct the organizers of the public awareness campaigns for the promotion of organs donation...
  76. ncbi Awareness of the specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery among health care professionals in Pondicherry, India
    Krishnaraj Subhashraj
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 66:2330-4. 2008
    ..This study also aims to highlight the perception of the medical professionals and what they think an oral and maxillofacial surgeon does...
  77. ncbi How well do paramedics predict admission to the hospital? A prospective study
    Saul D Levine
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Emerg Med 31:1-5. 2006
    ..In our EMS system, the prehospital diversion policies should not be based solely on paramedic determination...
  78. ncbi Outcome quality in the management of multiple casualty incidents
    T Vemmer
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 50:773-4. 2006
  79. ncbi Secondary contamination of emergency department personnel from o-chlorobenzylidene malononitrile exposure, 2002
    D Kevin Horton
    Division of Health Studies, Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 45:655-8. 2005
    ....
  80. ncbi "Simply the best"
    Larry Boxman
    Emerg Med Serv 32:135-9. 2003
  81. ncbi Management competencies: intrinsic or acquired? What competencies are required to move into speech pathology management and beyond?
    Samantha Pilling
    Speech Pathology Health Service, Northern Health
    Aust Health Rev 27:84-92. 2004
    ..Career management practices that facilitate this type of career transition are provided as recommendations for career planning...
  82. ncbi Respiratory therapists' attitudes toward recredentialing
    Linda I Van Scoder
    Clarian Health and Affiliated Universities, 1701 N Senate Boulevard, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Allied Health 32:27-31. 2003
    ..Most respiratory therapists do not want to be required to recredential. If they are required to recredential, however, they prefer the use of contining education rather than retesting...
  83. ncbi The forgotten team member: meeting the needs of oncology support staff
    Barbara J Cashavelly
    MGH Cancer Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Oncologist 13:530-8. 2008
    ..Emotional impact, patient relationships, and team relationships were addressed. These data would help shape the development of an oncology support staff program...
  84. ncbi Personal attributes and job competencies needed by EFNEP paraprofessionals as perceived by EFNEP professionals
    Betty A Wakou
    Cooperative Extension Community Nutrition Education Programs, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 35:16-23. 2003
    ..To determine the personal attributes and job competencies that are necessary for the job success of Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) paraprofessionals as perceived by EFNEP professionals...
  85. ncbi Effects of interprofessional rural training on students' perceptions of interprofessional health care services
    Keli Mu
    Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska 68178, USA
    J Allied Health 33:125-31. 2004
    ..Findings of the study are discussed related to the improvement of quality care and to the recruitment and retentions of health care providers in rural and underserved areas...
  86. pmc Prehospital management of the acutely ill child
    F Jewkes
    Wiltshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust, Dorman House, Malmesbury Rd, Chippenham, Wilts SN15 5LN, UK
    Arch Dis Child 91:462-4. 2006
  87. ncbi Field airway management disasters
    Achim von Goedecke
    Anesth Analg 104:481-3. 2007
  88. ncbi Approaching primary health care through 'Country Week': the impact of a rural placement program on the student learning experience
    Chris Lockhart
    Combined Universities Centre for Rural Health, and Department of Anthropology, University of Western Australia, Perth
    Aust J Rural Health 11:254-5. 2003
  89. ncbi Evaluating CAM education in health professions programs
    Terry D Stratton
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0298, USA
    Acad Med 82:956-61. 2007
    ....
  90. ncbi Rescue paramedic style: a training scenario
    Nick Castle
    Frimley Park Hospital, Surrey
    Emerg Nurse 11:29-32. 2003
  91. ncbi Integrating interprofessional education into 10 health and social care programmes
    Gillian Barrett
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Stapleton, Bristol, UK
    J Interprof Care 17:293-301. 2003
    ....
  92. ncbi Mortality from diseases of the circulatory system in radiologic technologists in the United States
    Michael Hauptmann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:239-48. 2003
    ..007 and < 0.001, respectively). The data suggest increased mortality from diseases of the circulatory system with occupational radiation exposure before 1950 when radiation doses were likely high...
  93. ncbi Attributes of curriculum athletic training programs related to the passing rate of first-time certification examinees
    Richard B Williams
    Division of Athletic Training, University of Northern Iowa, Wellness Recreation Center, Cedar Falls, Iowa 50614 0241, USA
    J Allied Health 32:240-5. 2003
    ..Although this article focuses primarily on athletic training education, we believe that this study can be used as a model to evaluate educational programs in other allied health, competency-based educational programs...
  94. ncbi Building bridges with clinicians
    Timothy S Brady
    HHS Office of Inspector General, San Francisco, USA
    Healthc Financ Manage 57:52-6. 2003
    ....
  95. ncbi [Safety measures of extracorporeal circulation by heart surgeons and perfusionists]
    Yasuko Tomizawa
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Tokyo Women s Medical Univercity, Tokyo, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 60:1055-9. 2007
    ..A questionnaire survey was conducted at the end and satisfactory results were obtained...
  96. ncbi Supporting an emerging workforce: characteristics of rural and remote therapy assistants in Western Australia
    Ivan Lin
    Combined Universities Centre for Rural Health, Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 15:334-9. 2007
    ..As an aid to planning and support of TA programs in rural and remote Western Australia (WA), the number, locality and a range of practice variables of rural and remote TAs in WA were determined...
  97. ncbi Life or death. The social impact of paramedics and first responders in landmine-infested villages in northern Iraq
    T Wisborg
    Hammerfest Hospital, Hammerfest, Norway
    Rural Remote Health 8:816. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to understand how villagers in socially deprived, mine-infested villages experience the establishment of paramedic and first responder chains of survival...
  98. doi Transitioning paramedics into emergency nurses: a unique population of new nurses
    Elizabeth A Whetzel
    Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Hamilton, NJ, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 34:154-5. 2008
  99. ncbi Unsolicited medical personnel volunteering at disaster scenes: a joint position paper from the National Association of EMS Physicians and the American College of Emergency Physicians
    Glenn Asaeda
    Office of Medical Affairs, Fire Department of the City of New York, Brooklyn, New York 11201, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:147-8. 2003
  100. ncbi Developing the European core curriculum in renal technology
    R James
    Dialysis Unit, Barts and The London NHS Trust, UK
    EDTNA ERCA J 32:78-80. 2006
    ..The inclusion of these more clinical aspects in the curriculum reflects the change in the technician's role to a more science-based approach...
  101. ncbi PCP not for me: do we visit our primary care physicians regularly?
    Jon Studnek
    JEMS 32:52. 2007

Research Grants54

  1. Integrating Rehabilitation and Palliation in Cancer Care
    Joshua Hauser; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..approaches to palliative and rehabilitation medicine to enhance survivor care by educating physicians, allied health personnel and clinical researchers; 2...
  2. COOPERATIVE CORE LAB AND CLINICAL NUTRITION RESEARCH
    Richard Rivlin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..components; (5) Education programs for medical students, house staff, practicing physicians and allied health personnel (funds derived from other sources); (6) Research components of nutritional support services; and (7) ..
  3. Colorectal Cancer Screening Patient Navigation for African Americans
    Richard Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. The impact of quality end-of-life care in nursing homes
    SARAH ANN FORBES THOMPSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings from this study will drive the development of interventions aimed at differing levels of communication, leadership, communication, and palliative care to improve end-of-life care for nursing home residents. ..
  5. MEDICAL MALPRACTICE EFFECTS ON THE PRODUCTIVITY OF OBG'S
    CAROLE KEELS; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..records, defensively monitoring journals, spending more time with patients, and delegating less to allied health personnel. The main hypothesis of this research is that these practice alterations result in a decrease in ..
  6. RESEARCH TO PRACTICE CONFERENCE
    Naomi Kuznets; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Invitees will include: ambulatory health care physicians, allied health personnel, and administrators, as well as representatives the Public Health Service, health services researchers, ..
  7. AUTOMATING THE DOLLOFF MEDICAL LIBRARY CATALOG
    MARJORIE WESTERFIELD; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The library has been well maintained over the years and is now open to physicians, nurses and all other allied health personnel at Cooley Dickinson Hospital...
  8. EVMS SLEEP PROJECT
    James Ware; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..base and clinical competence in sleep medicine of medical students, residents, practicing physicians, and allied health personnel in the Hampton Roads region and, through dissemination efforts, other communities...
  9. TUBERCULOSIS ACADEMIC AWARD--COMPREHENSIVE EDUC PROGRAM
    Juzar Ali; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..a comprehensive medical curriculum geared towards improving TB education for students, nurses and allied health personnel, and residents and fellows in training...
  10. TREATMENT OF MAJOR DEPRESSION IN PARKINSONS DISEASE
    Steven Cole; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..educator in geriatric mental health (for medical students, residents, Fellows, primary care physicians, allied health personnel, etc...
  11. INTERNATIONAL CANCER CONGRESS (UICC)
    EDWIN MIRAND; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..in cancer research; and (3) conduct public and professional cancer educational programs for professional, allied health personnel and for volunteer cancer agency participants...
  12. SOUTHEASTERN CANCER STUDY GROUP
    James Keller; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..clinical trials to fellows, house staff, medical students, nurses, physicians' assistants and other allied health personnel. To provide a service of disseminating information on current progress in clinical cancer research and to ..
  13. SOUTHEASTERN CANCER STUDY GROUP
    Stephen Krauss; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..a multi-disciplinary approach to staging, treatment, and rehabilitation, and as a resource for the continuing education of physicians, nurses and allied health personnel in the principles of "total care" of the cancer patient.
  14. Providers' Views of the Roles of Medical Interpreters
    I LING HSIEH; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Effect of Out-of-Hospital Endotracheal Intubation Errors
    Henry Wang; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These analyses are innovative in the fields of EMS, patient safety and health services research and will help to justify system-wide efforts to reduce errors in this complex procedure. ..
  16. Organizational Variables in Drug Treatment Efficacy
    Gerald Melnick; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  17. IMMUNOGENETIC MECHANISMS OF VACCINE RESPONSE
    Gregory A Poland; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The knowledge gained from these studies will enable us to design new strategies and new vaccines to protect human health against viral diseases. ..
  18. End of Life Decisions: Differences in Patient and Proxy Treatment Preferences
    SUSAN PARKS; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..A better understanding of these factors will ultimately improve the shared decision making done between healthcare providers and families at the end of life for decisionally-incapacitated patients. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. Predicting Chemotherapy-Induced Mucositis with Genetic and Clinical Factors
    ELIZABETH ANN contact COLEMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Thus, this study will accelerate nursing advancements to the "Science of Health". ..
  20. OCULAR HYPERTENSION TREATMENT STUDY (OHTS)
    Donald Budenz; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  21. NALTREXONE AND CBT FOR PATIENTS WITH ALCOHOLISM AND PTSD
    Edna Foa; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Therefore the findings from this study will be highly credible and should impact significantly on treatment recommendations for this impaired population. ..
  22. Engineered Hematopoietic Cell Self-renewal and Death
    Larry Lasky; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition to marrow replacement, the cells may be usable for the production of other cells and tissues, especially given recent discoveries regarding stem cell plasticity. ..
  23. Simulation Training for Ultrasound Guided Central Venous Catheter Insertion
    LEIGH EVANS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  24. Treating Adolescents with CSA-Related PTSD
    Edna B Foa; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  25. Rapid HIV Testing for Emergency Department Patients
    Roland Merchant; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..He will be mentored by internationally-known experts in HIV research from biostatistics, epidemiology, and clinical medicine at both Brown University and Harvard University. ..
  26. Influence of Cognition on Health Literacy and Comprehension of the Discharge Plan
    Eric Coleman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Before interventions can be designed and tested to improve health literacy, a more complete understanding of the role of basic subcomponents of cognition is needed. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. Pretest probability assesment and D-dimer testing for pulmonary embolism
    D Courtney; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..He has significant experience in mentoring junior investigators and an emphasis in disease detection and outcome prediction to ensure development of the PI toward that of an independently funded investigator. ..
  28. Adapting a Medical Self-Management Program for a Community Mental Health Center
    Benjamin Druss; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If successful, it will provide a sustainable, scalable model for improving medical self-management in a highly vulnerable population. ..
  29. Computer Adaptive Testing of Functional Status
    Stephen Haley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  30. BIOEFFECTS OF GAS BODY ACTIVATION IN MEDICAL ULTRASOUND
    Douglas Miller; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This project will examine bioeffects in cells and tissues and show how to safely use ultrasound contrast agents in diagnostic imaging. ..
  31. Detecting Axonal Damage After Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
    Jeffrey Bazarian; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  32. Computer Adaptive Testing of Post-Acute Care Functioning
    Stephen Haley; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. ULTRASOUND ENHANCEMENT OF CANCER GENE THERAPY
    Douglas Miller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This research will provide a bridge from the basic research breakthrough to specific therapeutic applications and urgently needed clinical research programs utilizing this novel technology. ..
  34. ULTRASOUND ENHANCEMENT OF CANCER GENE THERAPY
    Douglas Miller; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This research will provide a bridge from the basic research breakthrough to specific therapeutic applications and urgently needed clinical research programs utilizing this novel technology. ..
  35. DEPRESSIVE DISORDERS IN PRIMARY CARE AND WORK SETTINGS
    Benjamin Druss; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This project will compare the impact of depression and three chronic medical illnesses on health costs, absenteeism and job performance ratings both cross-sectionally and over time. ..
  36. DETERMINING/UNDERSTANDING BARRIERS TO ADULT IMMUNIZATION
    Richard Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This project will furnish relevant, up-to-date to enhance policy planning, practice management and medical education. ..
  37. FLUOXETINE & COGNITIVE BEHAVIOR THERAPY IN SOCIAL PHOBIA
    Edna Foa; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  38. Virtual Reality Environments for Stuttering treatment
    SHELLEY BRUNDAGE; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  39. RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN BIO. AND PSYCH. CORRELATES OF PTSD
    Edna Foa; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The resolution of these questions has important implications for understanding the pathophysiology of PTSD, and may provide insight into the mechanisms associated with successful psychological treatment for this disorder. ..
  40. Epidemiology of Traumatic Brain Injury
    Jeffrey Bazarian; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  41. OPTIMAL PREHOSPITAL CARE OF CHILDHOOD CARDIAC ARREST
    Ian Stiell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The PIs propose to conduct a large feasibility review in five urban areas and to conduct four study planning workshops. ..
  42. COORDINATING CENTER: VISION IN PRESCHOOLERS
    Maureen Maguire; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  43. Computer Adaptive Testing of Pediatric Self-care and Social Function
    Stephen Haley; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Many rehabilitation settings may also find this measure helpful in meeting accreditation and institutional requirements for standardizing outcome monitoring in groups of children. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  44. VIRTUAL REALITY IN BALANCE DISORDERS
    Susan Whitney; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The data derived from the above three goals will help direct a randomized clinical trial that will assist in determining if virtual reality is an effective method of intervention with persons with vestibular dysfunction. ..
  45. Exercise to Relieve Cancer-Related Insomnia and Fatigue
    Elizabeth Coleman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..As their physical activity and functional status improve, patients can continue to manage their activities of daily living and may be more likely to continue cancer treatment, thus increasing their survival chances. ..
  46. COORDINATING CENTER FOR AMD PREVENTION TRIAL
    Maureen Maguire; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Design and implement a full program of quality assurance activities; . Design and implement studies of quality of life assessment; . Assist with the preparation of scientific reports. ..
  47. Reducing Fragmentation Across Sites of Geriatric Care
    Eric Coleman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Our third aim is to initiate a randomized controlled trial of this intervention. The results of this research will improve our ability to quantify care fragmentation and subsequently measure the effectiveness of a targeted intervention. ..
  48. MEASURING PATIENT SATISFACTION: LOW LITERACY POPULATIONS
    Judy Shea; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Finally, we will randomize eligible enrollees to receive the standard form or one of the alternative versions, to determine how the instruments perform in the typical way in which they would be used. ..
  49. BENZODIAZEPINE USE AND RISK OF DISABILITY IN THE ELDERLY
    Shelly Gray; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  50. BIOEFFECTS OF GAS BODY ACTIVATION IN MEDICAL ULTRASOUND
    Douglas Miller; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  51. Evidence-Based Curriculum in Alternative Therapies
    Victor Sierpina; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Mounting the curriculum on our web site will enable us to export it to other educational settings nationwide. ..
  52. Psychoneuroimmunology, Stress, and Healthy Aging in Hispanics
    Victor Sierpina; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will also generate new studies in the field of MBM related not only to Geriatrics but also to other populations and age ranges. ..