Genomes and Genes
Summary: A medical specialty primarily concerned with prevention of disease (PRIMARY PREVENTION) and the promotion and preservation of health in the individual.
Publications225 found, 100 shown here
- The education of physicians: a CDC perspectiveDenise Koo
Career Development Division, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Acad Med 83:399-407. 2008....
- Multiple Health Behavior Research represents the future of preventive medicineJames O Prochaska
Cancer Prevention Research Center, 2 Chafee Road, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
Prev Med 46:281-5. 2008Given the disease and cost burdens, Multiple Health Behavior Research represents the future of preventive medicine. Growing evidence in this special issue and beyond indicates that simultaneous and sequential interventions can be ..
- A bibliometric analysis in the fields of preventive medicine, occupational and environmental medicine, epidemiology, and public healthElpidoforos S Soteriades
Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
BMC Public Health 6:301. 2006Research in the fields of Preventive Medicine, Occupational/Environmental Medicine, Epidemiology and Public Health play an important role in the advancement of knowledge...
- Is opportunistic disease prevention in the consultation ethically justifiable?Linn Getz
Office of Human Resources, Landspitali University Hospital, IS 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
BMJ 327:498-500. 2003
- The arrogance of preventive medicineDavid L Sackett
Trout Research and Education Centre at Irish Lake, Markdale, Ont
CMAJ 167:363-4. 2002
- The burden of prevention: downstream consequences of Pap smear testing in the elderlyB E Sirovich
White River Junction VA Hospital, Vermont, and Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
J Med Screen 10:189-95. 2003..Although cervical cancer is an unusual cause of death among women 65 and older, most elderly women in the US report continuing to undergo periodic Pap smear screening...
- Randomized controlled trial of a computer strategy to increase general practitioner preventive careB Bonevski
New South Wales Cancer Council, Cancer Education Research Program CERP, Locked Bag 10, Wallsend, New South Wales, 2287, Australia
Prev Med 29:478-86. 1999....
- Global risk scores and exercise testing for predicting all-cause mortality in a preventive medicine programMehmet K Aktas
Department of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
JAMA 292:1462-8. 2004..The usefulness of exercise stress test results and global cardiovascular risk systems for predicting all-cause mortality in asymptomatic individuals seen in clinical settings is unclear...
- Mobile real-time data acquisition system for application in preventive medicineSebastian Neubert
Institute of Preventive Medicine, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
Telemed J E Health 16:504-9. 2010..A Web-based management application facilitates a continuous remote monitoring of the physiological and the subjective data of the subject...
- Epidemiology competencies and preventive medicine residencies: do they mix and map?Matthew L Boulton
University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
Public Health Rep 123:136-48. 2008corrected] This article maps the program requirements of the University of Michigan preventive medicine residency (PMR) to the newly established Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists ..
- Improving preventive care by prompting physiciansE A Balas
School of Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
Arch Intern Med 160:301-8. 2000..To assess the impact of prompting physicians on health maintenance, answer questions regarding the mode of delivery, and identify opportunities and limitations of this information intervention...
- Assessing integration of clinical and public health skills in preventive medicine residencies: using competency mappingEden V Wells
Preventive Medicine Residency, Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
Am J Prev Med 42:S107-16. 2012..mapping process for assessing the integration of clinical and public health skills in a newly developed Community Health Center (CHC) rotation at the University of Michigan School of Public Health Preventive Medicine residency.
- Reporting guidelines: optimal use in preventive medicine and public healthKaryn Popham
Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston TX 77030, USA
Am J Prev Med 43:e31-42. 2012..This paper provides consistent information about guidelines for preventive medicine and public health and a framework and sequential approach for selecting them...
- General practice receptionists' attitudes and beliefs towards preventive medicine before and after training and support interventionsM A Carnegie
Centre for Drug and Alcohol Studies, Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Fam Pract 13:504-10. 1996Receptionists are an integral part of the primary care service. We aimed to discover their views on preventive medicine issues.
- Inorganic-organic magnetic nanocomposites for use in preventive medicine: a rapid and reliable elimination system for cesiumYoshihisa Namiki
Institute of Clinical Medicine and Research, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Kashiwa, Japan
Pharm Res 29:1404-18. 2012..To investigate the potential use of Prussian blue-coated magnetic nanoparticles, termed "Prussian blueberry", to bring about the magnetic elimination of cesium...
- Creating e-learning resources in preventive medicine for developing countriesShariq Khoja
J Telemed Telecare 13:105-6. 2007
- The prospect of genome-guided preventive medicine: a need and opportunity for genetic counselorsJulianne M O'Daniel
Duke Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy, Duke University, 450 Research Drive, LSRC B342C, Box 91009, Durham, NC 27708, USA
J Genet Couns 19:315-27. 2010One of the major anticipated benefits of genomic medicine is the area of preventive medicine. Commercially available genomic profiling is now able to generate risk information for a number of common conditions several of which have ..
- Vitamin D in preventive medicine: are we ignoring the evidence?Armin Zittermann
Department of Nutrition Science, University of Bonn, Endenicher Allee 11 13, 53115 Bonn, Germany
Br J Nutr 89:552-72. 2003..The oral dose necessary to achieve adequate serum 25(OH)D levels is probably much higher than the current recommendations of 5-15 microg/d...
- Prompting clinicians about preventive care measures: a systematic review of randomized controlled trialsJudith W Dexheimer
Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:311-20. 2008..Despite increased implementation of electronic health records, randomized controlled trials evaluating computerized reminder systems are infrequent...
- Does the chronic care model serve also as a template for improving prevention?R E Glasgow
AMC Cancer Research Center, USA
Milbank Q 79:579-612, iv-v. 2001..They share the need to alter reactive acute-care-oriented practice to accommodate the proactive, planned, patient-oriented longitudinal care required for both prevention and chronic care...
- Physical activity counseling in the adult primary care setting: position statement of the American College of Preventive MedicineDawn Marie Jacobson
University of California San Diego, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, San Diego, California, USA
Am J Prev Med 29:158-62. 2005
- Risk factor thresholds: their existence under scrutinyM R Law
Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, London EC1M 6BQ
BMJ 324:1570-6. 2002
- Clinical prevention and population health: curriculum framework for health professionsJanet Allan
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Am J Prev Med 27:471-6. 2004..the initial product of the Healthy People Curriculum Task Force convened by the Association of Teachers of Preventive Medicine and the Association of Academic Health Centers...
- Case-based teaching in preventive medicine: rationale, development, and implementationJohn W Epling
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
Am J Prev Med 24:85-9. 2003..With its emphasis on small-group learning, clinical relevance, and adaptability to a variety of learner and instructor needs, the C-POP project effectively integrates prevention concepts into medical education...
- [Co-author and keyword networks and their clustering appearance in preventive medicine fields in Korea: analysis of papers in the Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, 1991~2006]Minsoo Jung
Department of Medical Sociology, Graduate School of Public Health, Seoul National University, Korea
J Prev Med Public Health 41:1-9. 2008This study evaluated knowledge structure and its effect factor by analysis of co-author and keyword networks in Korea's preventive medicine sector.
- Evaluation of a preventive medicine curriculum: incorporating a case-based approachSally M Sutphen
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
Am J Prev Med 24:90-4. 2003..Assessment instruments were developed to measure student skills before and after an education intervention at State University of New York (SUNY)-Upstate Medical University...
- A computerized reminder system to increase the use of preventive care for hospitalized patientsP R Dexter
Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis 46202, USA
N Engl J Med 345:965-70. 2001..4 percent vs. 27.6 percent, P<0.001). CONCLUSIONS: A majority of hospitalized patients in this study were eligible for preventive measures, and computerized reminders significantly increased the rate of delivery of such therapies...
- [Alpha-tocopherol and alpha-lipoic acid. An antioxidant synergy with potential for preventive medicine]Oscar Gonzalez-Perez
Laboratorio de Neurociencias, Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad de Colima
Rev Invest Clin 60:58-67. 2008..Therefore, alpha-lipoic acid and vitamin E may play an important role in clinical preventive medicine and human nutrition.
- Ethnic differences in preventive medicine: the example of Jewish Ethiopian women in IsraelHoward Tandeter
Department of Family Medicine, Siaal Research Center for Family Medicine and Primary Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
Isr Med Assoc J 9:452-6. 2007..Studies have found ethno-cultural disparities in health care delivery in different countries. Minority populations may receive lower standards of care...
- What are the roles and responsibilities of the media in disseminating health information?Gary Schwitzer
University of Minnesota School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
PLoS Med 2:e215. 2005....
- Air pollution exposure assessment for epidemiologic studies of pregnant women and children: lessons learned from the Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention ResearchFrank Gilliland
Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
Environ Health Perspect 113:1447-54. 2005..If these lessons are applied, the National Children's Study offers a unique opportunity to assess the adverse effects of air pollution on interrelated health outcomes during the critical early life period...
- Community-based participatory research: lessons learned from the Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention ResearchBarbara A Israel
University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Environ Health Perspect 113:1463-71. 2005....
- American College of Preventive Medicine Practice Policy statement. Weight management counseling of overweight adultsH Nawaz
Yale Prevention Research Center, Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Derby, CT 06418, USA
Am J Prev Med 21:73-8. 2001On the basis of a review of the current literature and recommendations, the American College of Preventive Medicine presents a practice policy statement on weight management counseling of overweight adults.
- New advances in nanomedicine: diagnosis and preventive medicineChiming Wei
Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street Harvey 606, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Med Clin North Am 91:871-9. 2007This article describes the use of nanobiologic techniques in diagnosis and preventive medicine. It discusses the engineering of fluorescent and bioluminescent proteins to visualize biologic functions; single-molecule measurements of ..
- A threat to the public health workforce: evidence from trends in preventive medicine certification and trainingD S Lane
Department of Preventive Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 8036, USA
Am J Prev Med 18:87-96. 2000Evidence of a growing need for preventive medicine specialists is the congruence between needed competencies for practice in the current health care environment, as identified by the Council on Graduate Medical Education (COGME) and in ..
- Shared medical decision making. A new tool for preventive medicineRobert M Kaplan
Am J Prev Med 26:81-3. 2004
- Principles and practices of neurodevelopmental assessment in children: lessons learned from the Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention ResearchKim N Dietrich
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Environmental Health, and the Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Environ Health Perspect 113:1437-46. 2005..The human neurodevelopmental phenotype will be most clearly represented in models that include environmental chemical exposures, the social milieu, and complex human genetic characteristics that we are just beginning to understand...
- Impact of a preventive medicine and nutrition curriculum for medical studentsMolly B Conroy
General Medicine Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Am J Prev Med 27:77-80. 2004..At Harvard Medical School, second-year students take a preventive medicine and nutrition (PMN) course...
- Exploiting cellular-developmental evolution as the scientific basis for preventive medicineJ S Torday
Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, Los Angeles, California 90502, United States
Med Hypotheses 72:596-602. 2009..Since we have employed principles involved in all of development, this approach is amenable to all biologic structures, functions, adaptations, maladaptations, and diseases, providing an operational basis for preventive medicine.
- [Preventive medicine in times of a rapid epidemiologic transition in Korea]Jung Han Park
Department of Preventive Medicine, Catholic University of Daegu School of Medicine
J Prev Med Public Health 39:2-6. 2006Ever since the foundation of the Korean Society for Preventive Medicine in 1947, members of the Society had made remarkable contributions to the public health development and national health promotion...
- Interactive health communication in preventive medicine: internet-based strategies in teaching and researchM J Fotheringham
School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
Am J Prev Med 19:113-20. 2000..technologies is expanding the range and flexibility of intervention and teaching options available in preventive medicine and the health sciences...
- Medicalisation, limits to medicine, or never enough money to go around?Nick Freemantle
BMJ 324:864-5. 2002
- Education of preventive medicine residents: alcohol, tobacco, and other drug abuseToni Abrams Weintraub
Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Development of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
Am J Prev Med 24:101-5. 2003Generalist physicians' addiction training is inadequate, but general preventive medicine residency (PMR) programs have not been studied...
- Differences in preventive health quality by residency year. Is seniority better?Lisa L Willett
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0012, USA
J Gen Intern Med 20:825-9. 2005..It is assumed that the performance of more senior residents is superior to that of interns, but this has not been assessed objectively...
- Study of reference values and biological variation: a necessity and a model for Preventive Medicine CentersGerard Siest
Centre de Medecine Preventive, Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
Clin Chem Lab Med 42:810-6. 2004Laboratory tests were at the origin of the modern approach to the evaluation of the health status in many Preventive Medicine Centers...
- Extending palliative care is there a role for preventive medicine?Theodore Zwerdling
University of California, Davis Medical Center Program in Palliative and Hospice Care, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
J Palliat Med 8:486-9. 2005..providers can effectively reduce the risk of illness in families by employing methods and strategies of preventive medicine. We illustrate three such cases...
- A randomized outpatient trial of a decision-support information technology toolMichael Apkon
Yale New Haven Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
Arch Intern Med 165:2388-94. 2005..Congress mandated the evaluation of Problem-Knowledge Couplers (PKC Corp, Burlington, Vt), a decision-support tool proposed for the Department of Defense's new health information network...
- Lessons Learned for the Study of Childhood Asthma from the Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention ResearchPeyton A Eggleston
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Environ Health Perspect 113:1430-6. 2005..Medications confounded the definition of asthma disease activity, and must be repeatedly and systematically estimated. Despite these many challenges, the Children's Centers successfully conducted long-term studies of asthma...
- Lessons learned for the National Children's Study from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention ResearchCarole A Kimmel
National Children s Study Interagency Coordinating Committee, National Center for Environmental Assessment, Office of Research and Development, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, USA
Environ Health Perspect 113:1414-8. 2005..It is hoped that these articles will be of value to others who are embarking on studies of children's environmental health...
- Teaching population health as a basic science at Harvard Medical SchoolJonathan A Finkelstein
Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Acad Med 83:332-7. 2008..Preclinical courses represent a progressive step in developing a workforce of physicians who embrace their responsibility to improve the health of the population as a whole, as well as the health of the patient in front of them...
- Prevention science and positive youth development: competitive or cooperative frameworks?Richard F Catalano
Social Development Research Group, School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
J Adolesc Health 31:230-9. 2002..To examine the convergence in the critiques and recommendations for the future of programs to promote healthy development and prevent problem behaviors among children and adolescents...
- [The precautionary principle: advantages and risks]M Tubiana
, , Paris
J Chir (Paris) 138:68-80. 2001..The precautionary principle, and its applications, must be precise and detailed within a well-defined framework...
- Training medical students in community health: a novel required fourth-year clerkship at the University of RochesterScott McIntosh
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627 8969, USA
Acad Med 83:357-64. 2008..clerkship was added to the fourth-year curriculum that focuses on the "practice" of community health and preventive medicine. The goal is to offer intensive experiential training to develop skills in community health improvement by ..
- An enhancement strategy for integration of population health into medical school education: employing the framework developed by the Healthy People Curriculum Task ForceKathryn Waldrop Kerkering
Division of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
Acad Med 83:345-51. 2008..This approach, as opposed to a separate and distinct course, seeks to reinforce the interconnectedness of communities, families, and individuals...
- Providing well child care for military families: what every provider needs to considerCarol L Budzik
Naval Medical Center, 34520 Bob Wilson Drive, Suite 100, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
Pediatr Ann 37:185-8. 2008
- Residency education, preventive medicine, and population health care improvement: the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Leadership Preventive Medicine approachTina Foster
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center DHMC, Dartmouth Hitchcock Leadership Preventive Medicine Residency DHLPMR Program, Lebanon, NH, USA
Acad Med 83:390-8. 2008In 2003, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC) inaugurated its Leadership Preventive Medicine residency (DHLPMR), which combines two years of leadership preventive medicine (LPM) training with another DHMC residency...
- The MD-MPH program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel HillRussell Harris
UNC School of Medicine, UNC School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Acad Med 83:371-7. 2008....
- Measuring progress in cancer control: a bird's eye viewPatrick L Remington
Oncologist 8:539-40. 2003
- Steps to improve the teaching of public health to undergraduate medical students in CanadaIan Johnson
Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
Acad Med 83:414-8. 2008..Other barriers remain to be addressed; these include lack of faculty (critical mass), inadequate support for local champions, inadequate methods of student assessment, and poor image as an attractive specialty/few role models...
- Eliminating disparities: empowering health promotion within preventive medicineRobin Dibble
American College of Preventive Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
Am J Health Promot 18:195-9. 2003..special issue, this brief paper first examines the current and optimal roles of health promotion within Preventive Medicine, including five physician roles for improving modifiable public health-risk behavior burdens: (1) ..
- Well-child care: looking back, looking forwardLynn M Olson
Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
Pediatr Ann 37:143-51. 2008
- Care for children and evidence-based medicineRobert D Sege
Boston University of Medicine, Massachusetts, USA
Pediatr Ann 37:168-72. 2008..Integration of these various concerns underlies the art of modern practice, provides the assistance that families want, and leads to continued professional satisfaction...
- Discerning bright futures of electronic health recordsJoseph H Hagan
University of Vermont College of Medicine, USA
Pediatr Ann 37:173-9. 2008..This is the challenge in the development of electronic health records for the primary care of children and youth...
- Prevention and health education: how recent advances in the science and art of health education have been applied in practical ways within medical and other settings for prevention and public healthGulsun Aydemir
Ege University Izmir Ataturk School of Health, Bornova Izmir, Turkey
Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 4:71-4. 2003....
- The power of prevention and what it requiresSteven H Woolf
Department of Family Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1200 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
JAMA 299:2437-9. 2008
- Hip-Hop to Health Jr., an obesity prevention program for minority preschool children: baseline characteristics of participantsMelinda R Stolley
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 710 N Lake Shore Drive, 12th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Prev Med 36:320-9. 2003..The present study reports baseline data from an obesity prevention intervention developed for minority preschool children...
- Improving the health of the community: Duke's experience with community engagementJ Lloyd Michener
Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Acad Med 83:408-13. 2008....
- Will genomics widen or help heal the schism between medicine and public health?Muin J Khoury
National Office of Public Health Genomics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
Am J Prev Med 33:310-7. 2007..A strong medicine-public health partnership in the genomics era is needed for the translation of all scientific discoveries for the benefit of population health...
- The effectiveness of interventions to increase physical activity. A systematic reviewEmily B Kahn
Division of Prevention Research and Analytic Methods, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
Am J Prev Med 22:73-107. 2002..These recommendations should serve the needs of researchers, planners, and other public health decision makers...
- The emerging case-control study: lung cancer in relation to tobacco smokingJames J Schlesselman
Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, and University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Prev Med 43:251-5. 2006..The exceptionally high relative risk of lung cancer that was found has had far-reaching medical, social, and economic consequences...
- The evolving role of radiologists within the health care systemPaul Martin Knechtges
Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0302, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 4:626-35. 2007..It is through these roles that radiologists will continue to find new ways to add value to the health care system...
- Is Israel ready for disease management?Ariel Linden
Linden Consulting Group, Portland, OR, USA
Isr Med Assoc J 8:667-71. 2006..While ultimately the decision to invest in DM lies with stakeholders at various institutional levels in Israel, this paper is intended to provide direction and support for that decision-making process...
- Bill Kane passionate practitionerMarcia Quackenbush
ETR Associates, 4 Carbonero Way, Scotts Valley, CA 95066, USA
Am J Public Health 98:1949-52. 2008..He served as executive director of both the American College of Preventive Medicine and the Association for the Advancement of Health Education...
- [New progress in public health]Armando Muzzi
Ig Sanita Pubbl 61:419-24. 2005
- Evolutionary health promotionS Boyd Eaton
Department of Anthropology, Emory University, 2887 Howell Mill Road NW, Atlanta, GA 30327, USA
Prev Med 34:109-18. 2002..3) Integrate epidemiological, mechanistic, and genetic data with evolutionary principles to create an overarching formulation upon which to base persuasive, consistent, and effective recommendations...
- Protecting children from toxic exposure: three strategiesTee L Guidotti
Center for Risk Science and Public Health, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
Pediatr Clin North Am 54:227-35, vii. 2007..There are three basic strategies to protect children: individual intervention, the preventive medicine strategy, and the public health strategy...
- Fetal, childhood, and adolescence interventions leading to adult disease preventionHelen D Pratt
Behavioral and Developmental Pediatrics Division, Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Kalamazoo, MI 49048, USA
Prim Care 34:203-17; abstract v. 2007....
- Sexually transmitted infections. Initiatives for preventionS Rachel Skinner
School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Princess Margaret Hospital, Subiaco, Western Australia
Int J Adolesc Med Health 19:285-94. 2007..In addition, promising strategies for the promotion of sexual health and reduction of STIs in young Australians, are discussed...
- Prevention in the year 2002: some news, some issuesJudith M E Walsh
Division of General Internal Medicine, Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 1701 Divisadero St, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
Prim Care 29:727-49, xi. 2002..Although we have made progress, many challenges remain...
- Reshuffle at infectious disease center ruffles many feathersEmma Marris
Nat Med 12:5. 2006
- Public health challenges in Kyrgyzstan: developing a new curriculumVincent O'Brien
Faculty of Health and Social Care, St Martin s College, Lancaster, England
Rural Remote Health 5:461. 2005..It also explains how a new public health curriculum will equip Kyrgyz students with the knowledge and skills to work effectively with urban and rural communities in this geographically remote region of Central Asia...
- The Cochrane Health Promotion and Public Health Field--expanding and promoting the evidence baseJodie Doyle
Cochrane Health Promotion and Public Health Field, PO Box 154, Carlton South, Vic, Australia 3052
Promot Educ 9:96-7, 116, 127. 2002
- Commentary on 'Screening for chlamydia infection: recommendations and rationale'Jamesetta A Newland
Am J Nurs 102:93. 2002..Screening for Chlamydial Infection: Recommendations and Rationale..
- U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: screening for lipid disorders in adults: recommendations and rationaleAlfred O Berg
U S Preventive Services Task Force, MD 20852, USA
Am J Nurs 102:91, 93, 95. 2002
- Promoting science-based prevention in communitiesJ David Hawkins
Social Development Research Group, University of Washington, 9725 3rd Avenue NE, Suite 401, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
Addict Behav 27:951-76. 2002..This paper describes the background and use of the CTC operating system and results of evaluations of implementation of the system...
- Evidence-informed physical activity guidelines for Canadian adultsDarren E R Warburton
Cardiovascular Physiology and Rehabilitation Laboratory, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
Can J Public Health 98:S16-68. 2007..It also appears that the prevention of weight gain and the maintenance of weight loss require greater physical activity levels than current recommendations...
- Using decision analytic methods to assess the utility of family history toolsAnupam Tyagi
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Am J Prev Med 24:199-207. 2003..article addresses the issue of how to examine the utility of a family history tool for public health and preventive medicine. We propose the use of a decision analytic framework for the assessment of a family history tool and ..
- Screening for chlamydia infection: recommendations and rationale. U.S. Preventive Services Task ForceAlfred O Berg
US Preventive Forces Task Force, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
Am J Nurs 102:87-92; discussion 93. 2002
- Personal cancer prevention and screening practices among Asian Indian physicians in the United StatesRanjita Misra
Health and Kinesiology Department, Texas A and M University, 4243, 158P Read Building, College Station 77843 4243, USA
Cancer Detect Prev 28:269-76. 2004..Additionally, our respondents were less likely than other physicians to practice cancer screening behaviors. Results support the need to promote regular cancer prevention and screening among Asian Indian physicians...
- Translating science to practice: community and academic perspectivesGraham A Colditz
Department of Surgery, Washington University, Campus Box 8109, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 14:144-9. 2008..Changes in the approaches used to structure and implement scientific advances into practice will help achieve the enormous potential to advance the health of the population...
- Integrating evidence-based clinical and community strategies to improve healthJudith K Ockene
Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
Am J Prev Med 32:244-52. 2007....
- The prevention research centers as models of practice-based evidence two decades onLawrence W Green
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
Am J Prev Med 33:S6-8. 2007
- Acting on synergies between clinic and community strategies to improve preventive medicineKaren Peters
School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
J Fam Pract 53:970-3. 2004
- The future pediatrician: promoting children's health and developmentEdward L Schor
The Commonwealth Fund, New York, NY 10021, USA
J Pediatr 151:S11-6. 2007....
- Understanding the relationship between market competition and students' ratings of the managed care content of their undergraduate medical educationE G Campbell
Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Acad Med 76:51-9. 2001..More research is needed to confirm graduating students' perceptions of the inadequacy of their instruction in CCAs related to managed care, particularly once they have gained experience treating patients in managed care environments...
- Repairing damaged careBarry S Levy
Tufts University School of Medicine, Massachusetts, USA
Mich Health Hosp 39:52-3. 2003....
- Transforming the healthcare system: a focus on preventionWilliam D Novelli
Healthc Financ Manage 62:94-9. 2008..But more needs to be done, and healthcare financial executives can help...
- Responding to the challenge: population health education for physiciansRika Maeshiro
Acad Med 83:319-20. 2008
- An ounce of preventionStephen B Hanauer
Nat Clin Pract Nephrol 4:173. 2008
- Application of the social ecological model in folic acid public health initiativesLisa A Quinn
Gannon University, Villa Maria School of Nursing, 109 University Square, Erie, PA 16541 0001, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 34:672-81. 2005..This article analyzes the use of the social ecological model in folic acid public health initiatives and emphasizes assessing the outcomes of such initiatives...
- Prophylactic interventions on children: balancing human rights with public healthF M Hodges
Department of History, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8324, USA
J Med Ethics 28:10-6. 2002..Applying these criteria, we consider the specific examples of prophylactic mastectomy, immunisations, cosmetic ear surgery, and circumcision...
- Mechanism of action of omega-3 fatty acids in brain injuryCHARLES NICHOLAS SERHAN; Fiscal Year: 2010..leading to new insights on how omega-3 fatty acids can be used as supplements that, in turn, may be used in preventive medicine. Also, the total organic chemical synthesis of these mediators will be the foundation for the development ..
- CARDIA Echocardiography Reading CenterJoao A C Lima; Fiscal Year: 2012..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
- CARDIASharina D Person; Fiscal Year: 2010..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
- CARDIAO Dale Williams; Fiscal Year: 2011..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
- CARDIA ECHO RC Joao A C Lima; Fiscal Year: 2011
- CARDIA ECHO RC CAN 9-8470189Joao Lima; Fiscal Year: 2009
- CARDIA ECHO RC Joao Lima; Fiscal Year: 2010
- Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - CCJames Shikany; Fiscal Year: 2012
- Attenuation of androgen deprivation therapy-induced metabolic syndrome by dietOleg Varlamov; Fiscal Year: 2013..of Nursing Research and to the mission of the National Cancer Institute to promote research related to preventive medicine and the management of side effects of conventional cancer treatment, as well as to develop complementary ..
- Economic Consequences of Advanced Testing for Subclinical Cardiovascular DiseaseLeslee J Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2010..Challenge Area: 04-HL-104 - To perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions, specifically to determine the cost effectiveness of preventive interventions...
- Genome-wide and Linkage Study of Quantitative Emphysema PhenotypesStephen S Rich; Fiscal Year: 2010..to Challenge Area 04-HL-104, "Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions...
- Training in Environmental Health to Reduce Chronic Disease in Latin AmericaPhilip J Landrigan; Fiscal Year: 2013..The goal of the Division of International Health of the Department of Community and Preventive Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine is to train health professionals in Latin America to implement research ..
- Molecular Epidemiology of the Vaginal MicrobiomeRebecca M Brotman; Fiscal Year: 2013..is an Assistant Professor with the Institute for Genome Sciences and the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine...
- Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field CenterKIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2012..These plans will accelerate the growth of knowledge needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
- Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field CenterKIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2013..These plans will accelerate the growth of knowledge needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
- CARDIAKIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2010..These plans will accelerate the growth of knowledge needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
- Reasons for Racial Disparities in Venous ThromboembolismNEIL ADRIAN ZAKAI; Fiscal Year: 2010..Challenge Topic, 04-HL- 104: Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions...
- CARDIAKIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2009
- CARDIAKIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2011
- CARDIAStephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2010
- CARDIAPamela J Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2009
- Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field CenterPamela Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2013
- CARDIAStephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2011
- CARDIASharina Person; Fiscal Year: 2009
- CARDIAPamela Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2011
- CARDIACora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2011
- Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field CenterPamela Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2012
- Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field CenterStephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2012
- CARDIAPamela J Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2010
- CARDIAStephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2009
- CARDIACora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2010
- Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) - Field CenterCora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2013
- Risk prediction of atrial fibrillation: clinical, biological and genetic markersEMELIA J contact BENJAMIN; Fiscal Year: 2010..Challenge Topic, 04-HL-104: Perform secondary analysis of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions...
- Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) - Field CenterCora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2012
- CARDIACora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2009
- Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field CenterStephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2013
- Benaroya Research Institute/UCDHSC Autoimmune Cooperative Study GroupGeorge S Eisenbarth; Fiscal Year: 2011..Cooperative Study Group has been recruited from the Departments of Immunology, Pediatrics, Medicine, and Preventive Medicine/Epidemiology, and the Human Medical Genetics Program...
- Plan for Cardiovascular Research Training in Advanced Biostatistics, Aging, and HDorairaj Prabhakaran; Fiscal Year: 2013..The Department of Preventive Medicine at Northwestern has a long track record of research and pre- and post-doctoral research training in these 3 ..
- Multi-Ethnic Study of Autoimmunity and Cardiovascular DiseaseDarcy S Majka; Fiscal Year: 2013..Aims will be accomplished by a team of investigators in the Division of Rheumatology and Department of Preventive Medicine at Northwestern University...
- Comparative effectiveness of noninvasive cardiac imagingMarcelo F Di Carli; Fiscal Year: 2010..broad Challenge area (04) Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions, 04-HL-104...
- Better Understanding of the Neuroprotective Mechanisms of Korean Ginseng in StrokSYLVAIN DORE; Fiscal Year: 2013..Ginseng has been reported to be neuroprotective and a potential preventive medicine, but the underlying cellular mechanisms are still unclear...
- Global Health Partnership at UCSD and SDSUSteffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2009..global health tracks within the UCSD/SDSU joint doctoral programs in public health, MPH program and preventive medicine residency program;3) To develop educational and outreach opportunities that will engage the next generation ..
- Salt appetite & vascular remodeling in fetal originZhice Xu; Fiscal Year: 2010..Together, the focused and integrated approaches of this project will yield important information in preventive medicine, regarding the development of the RAS controlling that is critical for fluid volume and cardiovascular ..
- TRAINING PROGRAM IN DIABETES RESEARCHGeorgeanna J Klingensmith; Fiscal Year: 2011..This application has the support of the Departments of Pediatrics, Medicine, Preventive Medicine and The Children's Hospital of Denver (TCH)...
- Weight-Related Measures and CVD in African American and White AdultsJune Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2010..Challenge Topic, 04-HL-104: "Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions...
- In-Utero Smoke, Vitamin C and Newborn Lung FunctionCYNTHIA T MCEVOY; Fiscal Year: 2010..Sonia Buist, Professor of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, OHSU;Dr. Dawn Peters, biostatistician, OHSU;and Dr. Michael Wall, Chief, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology...
- Diabetes, Nutrition and Obesity Research Training ProgramTerry G Unterman; Fiscal Year: 2013..opportunities for focused mentored training in laboratory-based and clinical research, behavioral and preventive medicine, and community-based research related to diabetes and obesity...
- Analysis of five year follow-up data from the Weight Loss Maintenance TrialVictor J Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2010..Challenge Topic 04-HL-104: Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions...
- P30 - Center Core Grant for Vision ResearchLinda M Zangwill; Fiscal Year: 2013..of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics and Biostatistics Research Center (BRC) in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine (Dr...
- Epidemiologic Study of Risk Factors and Biomarkers of Atrial FibrillationAlvaro Alonso; Fiscal Year: 2010..Challenge Topic, 04- HL-104: Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions. Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most frequent cardiac arrhythmia in clinical practice...
- Suppression of Mutagenesis with AntioxidantsWILFREDO HERNANDEZ; Fiscal Year: 2012b>Preventive medicine is the rational response to the rising medical costs. This response includes a renewed emphasis on antioxidant foods and supplements to lower risk from cancer, which is now the number one fatal disease...
- Oregon Multidisciplinary Training Program in Emergency Medicine Clinical ResearchCraig D Newgard; Fiscal Year: 2013..Department of Medical Informatics &Clinical Epidemiology;the Department of Public Health &Preventive Medicine;and the Department of Biomedical Engineering...
- Using Novel Behavioral Approaches to Improve Long-Term Weight Loss OutcomesJason Lillis; Fiscal Year: 2013..The WCDRC is part of the Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine (CBPM) at The Miriam Hospital, which has an excellent research infrastructure to support trainee ..
- Using CBPR to Implement Smoking Cessation in an Urban American Indian CommunityChristine Makosky Daley; Fiscal Year: 2012..program, causing the center director to contact the University of Kansas Medical Center Department of Preventive Medicine. Since that time, the larger AI/AN community in Kansas and Missouri has been working collaboratively with ..
- Career Development in Women's Health (CDWH)Andrea Dunaif; Fiscal Year: 2013..based in seven departments in Feinberg School of Medicine (Medicine, Neurology, Obstetrics &Gynecology, Preventive Medicine, and Psychiatry &Behavioral Sciences) and Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences (Molecular Biosciences, ..
- Force spectroscopy platform for label free genome sequencingDMITRI VEZENOV; Fiscal Year: 2010..to obtain genetic information of individuals efficiently and rapidly is critical to the advancement of preventive medicine, as well as to introduction of new therapies and medical devices in all areas of clinical medicine...
- PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF MYOCARDIAL DISEASEDAVID ALAN KASS; Fiscal Year: 2013..imaging and computational modeling, epidemiology, risk assessment, genome-wide association research, preventive medicine strategies, clinical/translational studies in electrophysiology, coronary disease, and heart failure, and ..
- Occupational Safety and Health Training Project GrantCarrie A Redlich; Fiscal Year: 2013..program leading to board eligibility for certification in Occupational Medicine by the American Board of Preventive Medicine as well as a Masters of Public Health (MPH) Degree...
- Short Term Research Training for Medical StudentsSOLOMON SIDNEY SOLOMON; Fiscal Year: 2013..Diseases, (6) Infectious Disease and Immunology, (7) Cancer, (8) Neurosciences, (9) Visual System, and (10) Preventive Medicine. Seventy-two faculty members, holding over $32.5 million in annual grant awards and $33...
- Prenatal air pollution, DNA methylation and early signs of atherosclerosisCARRIE VAN DOREN BRETON; Fiscal Year: 2013..2007 from the Harvard School of Public Health and is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine at the University of Southern California where she is part of a highly interactive environmental health ..
- The Women's Health Study: Addition of New Data to Maximize its Research ImpactJulie E Buring; Fiscal Year: 2010..Challenge Topic 04-HL-104: Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions...
- Improving breastfeeding outcomes by interventions targeted toward at-risk infantsVALERIE JANE FLAHERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013..As a specialist both in pediatrics and in preventive medicine. Dr...
- CONTACT LENSES AND MYOPIA (CLAMP) STUDYJEFFREY WALLINE; Fiscal Year: 2003..examinations and his doctoral thesis, which will focus on his coursework in Physiological Optics and Preventive Medicine. Dr...
- Cerebrovascular Mechanism of Grape Polyphenols-AlcoholSYLVAIN DORE; Fiscal Year: 2005..Polyphenols and moderate wine consumption have been suggested as preventive medicine, but the cellular mechanisms are unclear...
- Potential Neuroprotective Mechanism of Korean Ginseng use in Global IschemiaSYLVAIN DORE; Fiscal Year: 2009..Ginseng has been reported to be neuroprotective and a potential preventive medicine, but the underlying cellular mechanisms are still unclear...
- BOTANICAS IN ETHNIC HEALTHCAREMichael Jones; Fiscal Year: 2002..Because 38% of Latinos and 22% of African Americans lack health insurance, they have limited access to preventive medicine and often delay professional treatment. Botanicas have burgeoned as an alternative health resource...
- Novel Technologies to Identify Preclinical Coronary Disease in High Risk FamiliesLewis C Becker; Fiscal Year: 2010..The goal of this proposed challenge grant study is to advance personalized preventive medicine using a comparative effectiveness research model...
- A Telephone-Based Cancer Education & Prevention Intervention for TeensKENNETH TERCYAK; Fiscal Year: 2007..professional recommendations to address cancer and chronic disease prevention strategies with teens during preventive medicine and gynecology visits...
- IMPACT OF PHYSICAL FITNESS AND EXERCISE ON HEALTHSteven Blair; Fiscal Year: 2001..study sample consists of 10,809 women and 36,764 men who have been or will be examined at least once at a preventive medicine clinic during the interval from 1970 to 1998...
- HEALTH STATUS AND FAMILY SUPPORT OF THE ELDERLYROBERT SCHOENI; Fiscal Year: 2001..Robert B. Wallace is Head of the Department of Preventive Medicine and will, therefore, provide a clinical perspective to the research. Moreover, Dr...
- MEDICAL IGNORANCE (QQQ) COLLABORATORY K12 CURRICULUMMarlys Witte; Fiscal Year: 2005..Research Center), bone and joint diseases (Arthritis Center), neurosciences, respiratory diseases, and preventive medicine (new College of Public Health)...