attitude of health personnel


Summary: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Understanding technology adoption in clinical care: clinician adoption behavior of a point-of-care reminder system
    Kai Zheng
    H John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 3890, USA
    Int J Med Inform 74:535-43. 2005
  2. pmc Attitudes of mental health professionals toward people with schizophrenia and major depression
    Carlos Nordt
    Psychiatric University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Schizophr Bull 32:709-14. 2006
  3. ncbi Why don't physicians follow clinical practice guidelines? A framework for improvement
    M D Cabana
    Department of Pediatrics, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 282:1458-65. 1999
  4. ncbi Research guidelines for the Delphi survey technique
    F Hasson
    Centre for Nursing Research, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland
    J Adv Nurs 32:1008-15. 2000
  5. ncbi Factors affecting home delivery in rural Tanzania
    Mwifadhi Mrisho
    Ifakara Health Research and Development Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Trop Med Int Health 12:862-72. 2007
  6. pmc Guidelines and mindlines: why do clinical staff over-diagnose malaria in Tanzania? A qualitative study
    Clare I R Chandler
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, London, UK
    Malar J 7:53. 2008
  7. ncbi Burnout and self-reported patient care in an internal medicine residency program
    Tait D Shanafelt
    University of Washington, Veterans Affairs Northwest Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, and Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98108, USA
    Ann Intern Med 136:358-67. 2002
  8. ncbi The devil is in the third year: a longitudinal study of erosion of empathy in medical school
    Mohammadreza Hojat
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Center for Research in Medical Education and Health Care, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107 5083, USA
    Acad Med 84:1182-91. 2009
  9. pmc The influence of patients' hopes of receiving a prescription on doctors' perceptions and the decision to prescribe: a questionnaire survey
    N Britten
    Department of General Practice, United Medical and Dental School of Guy s, London
    BMJ 315:1506-10. 1997
  10. ncbi Task shifting in HIV/AIDS: opportunities, challenges and proposed actions for sub-Saharan Africa
    R Zachariah
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Medical Department, Brussels Operational Center, Rue de Gasperich, Luxembourg
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:549-58. 2009

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  1. ncbi Understanding technology adoption in clinical care: clinician adoption behavior of a point-of-care reminder system
    Kai Zheng
    H John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 3890, USA
    Int J Med Inform 74:535-43. 2005
    ..Moreover, such studies when performed tend not to identify distinct user groups, nor to classify user feedback...
  2. pmc Attitudes of mental health professionals toward people with schizophrenia and major depression
    Carlos Nordt
    Psychiatric University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Schizophr Bull 32:709-14. 2006
    ..The study concludes that the better knowledge of mental health professionals and their support of individual rights neither entail fewer stereotypes nor enhance the willingness to closely interact with mentally ill people...
  3. ncbi Why don't physicians follow clinical practice guidelines? A framework for improvement
    M D Cabana
    Department of Pediatrics, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 282:1458-65. 1999
    ..Despite wide promulgation, clinical practice guidelines have had limited effect on changing physician behavior. Little is known about the process and factors involved in changing physician practices in response to guidelines...
  4. ncbi Research guidelines for the Delphi survey technique
    F Hasson
    Centre for Nursing Research, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland
    J Adv Nurs 32:1008-15. 2000
    ..The paper does not claim to be definitive; it purports to act as a guide for those researchers who wish to exploit the Delphi methodology...
  5. ncbi Factors affecting home delivery in rural Tanzania
    Mwifadhi Mrisho
    Ifakara Health Research and Development Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Trop Med Int Health 12:862-72. 2007
    ..This study combines an understanding of gender issues relating to health and help-seeking behaviour with epidemiological knowledge concerning place of delivery...
  6. pmc Guidelines and mindlines: why do clinical staff over-diagnose malaria in Tanzania? A qualitative study
    Clare I R Chandler
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, London, UK
    Malar J 7:53. 2008
    ..An understanding of the reasons behind malaria over-diagnosis is urgently needed to inform strategies for better targeting of antimalarials...
  7. ncbi Burnout and self-reported patient care in an internal medicine residency program
    Tait D Shanafelt
    University of Washington, Veterans Affairs Northwest Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, and Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98108, USA
    Ann Intern Med 136:358-67. 2002
    ..Burnout is a syndrome of depersonalization, emotional exhaustion, and a sense of low personal accomplishment. Little is known about burnout in residents or its relationship to patient care...
  8. ncbi The devil is in the third year: a longitudinal study of erosion of empathy in medical school
    Mohammadreza Hojat
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Center for Research in Medical Education and Health Care, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107 5083, USA
    Acad Med 84:1182-91. 2009
    ..This longitudinal study was designed to examine changes in medical students' empathy during medical school and to determine when the most significant changes occur...
  9. pmc The influence of patients' hopes of receiving a prescription on doctors' perceptions and the decision to prescribe: a questionnaire survey
    N Britten
    Department of General Practice, United Medical and Dental School of Guy s, London
    BMJ 315:1506-10. 1997
    ..To measure patients' expectations of receiving prescriptions and general practitioners' perceptions of these expectations and to determine the factors most closely associated with the decision to prescribe...
  10. ncbi Task shifting in HIV/AIDS: opportunities, challenges and proposed actions for sub-Saharan Africa
    R Zachariah
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Medical Department, Brussels Operational Center, Rue de Gasperich, Luxembourg
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:549-58. 2009
    ..Task shifting should not undermine the primary objective of improving patient benefits and public health outcomes...
  11. ncbi Improving safety with information technology
    David W Bates
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:2526-34. 2003
  12. pmc High ANC coverage and low skilled attendance in a rural Tanzanian district: a case for implementing a birth plan intervention
    Moke Magoma
    Infectious Diseases Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population, Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:13. 2010
    ..The perspectives of health care providers and traditional birth attendants on childbirth and the factors determining where women deliver were also investigated...
  13. pmc Barriers to evidence-based decision making in public health: a national survey of chronic disease practitioners
    Julie A Jacobs
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:736-42. 2010
    ..This study investigated state and territorial chronic disease practitioners' self-reported barriers to evidence-based decision making (EBDM)...
  14. ncbi Methodologies for improving response rates in surveys of physicians: a systematic review
    Jonathan B VanGeest
    Kennesaw State University, Georgia, USA
    Eval Health Prof 30:303-21. 2007
    ..Researchers should continue to implement design strategies that have been documented to improve the survey response of physicians...
  15. ncbi Patients using the Internet to obtain health information: how this affects the patient-health professional relationship
    Miriam McMullan
    University of Plymouth, Faculty of Health and Social Work, School of Health Professions, Peninsula Allied Health Centre, Derriford Road, Plymouth PL6 9BH, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 63:24-8. 2006
    ..A review of the literature was carried out to determine the use of the Internet for health information by the patient and how this could affect the patient-health professional relationship...
  16. ncbi Peering through the barriers in GPs' explanations for declining to participate in research: the role of professional autonomy and the economy of time
    Peter Salmon
    Division of Clinical Psychology, University of Liverpool, Whelan Building, Brownlow Hill, Liverpool L69 3GB, UK
    Fam Pract 24:269-75. 2007
    ..Previous reports of the reasons why practitioners decline opportunities for research participation have tended to recount the barriers that they describe as if they are objective accounts...
  17. ncbi Evidence-based practice: beliefs, attitudes, knowledge, and behaviors of physical therapists
    Diane U Jette
    Physical Therapy Program, Simmons College, 300 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Phys Ther 83:786-805. 2003
  18. ncbi Influence of organizational characteristics and context on research utilization
    Greta G Cummings
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Nurs Res 56:S24-39. 2007
    ..There is, however, increased awareness that organizational influences are important...
  19. ncbi Employment preferences of public sector nurses in Malawi: results from a discrete choice experiment
    Lindsay J Mangham
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 13:1433-41. 2008
    ..To understand the employment preferences of Malawian public sector registered nurses, and to ascertain whether salary increases significantly affect how nurses regard their employment...
  20. pmc A comparison of policy and direct practice stakeholder perceptions of factors affecting evidence-based practice implementation using concept mapping
    Amy E Green
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive 0812, La Jolla, CA, USA 92093 0812
    Implement Sci 6:104. 2011
  21. ncbi 'We are bitter but we are satisfied': nurses as street-level bureaucrats in South Africa
    Liz Walker
    Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research WISER, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, Private Bag 3, P O WITS, Johannesburg 2050, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 59:1251-61. 2004
    ..The study recommends that the practice of policy change be viewed through the lens of the 'street-level bureaucrat' and highlights three sets of related managerial actions...
  22. ncbi Physician response to surveys. A review of the literature
    S E Kellerman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Epidemiology Program Office, Division of Training, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 20:61-7. 2001
    ..We reviewed literature of survey methodology specific to physician surveys and report those found to be most effective...
  23. ncbi Physician wellness: a missing quality indicator
    Jean E Wallace
    Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Lancet 374:1714-21. 2009
    ..We show that health systems should routinely measure physician wellness, and discuss the challenges associated with implementation...
  24. ncbi Using the Internet to conduct surveys of health professionals: a valid alternative?
    Dejana Braithwaite
    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Fam Pract 20:545-51. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether Internet-based surveys of health professionals can provide a valid alternative to traditional survey methods...
  25. ncbi Association of an educational program in mindful communication with burnout, empathy, and attitudes among primary care physicians
    Michael S Krasner
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
    JAMA 302:1284-93. 2009
    ..Primary care physicians report high levels of distress, which is linked to burnout, attrition, and poorer quality of care. Programs to reduce burnout before it results in impairment are rare; data on these programs are scarce...
  26. pmc Please understand when I cry out in pain: women's accounts of maternity services during labour and delivery in Ghana
    Lucia D'Ambruoso
    Immpact, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    BMC Public Health 5:140. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to investigate women's accounts of interactions with health care providers during labour and delivery and to assess the implications for acceptability and utilisation of maternity services in Ghana...
  27. ncbi What fosters or prevents interprofessional teamworking in primary and community care? A literature review
    Andreas Xyrichis
    King s College London, The Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, James Clerk Maxwell Building, 57 Waterloo Road, London SE1 8WA, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:140-53. 2008
    ..Although it is becoming widely accepted that no single discipline can provide complete care for patients with a long-term condition, in practice, interprofessional working is not always achieved...
  28. ncbi Interventions to reduce HIV/AIDS stigma: what have we learned?
    Lisanne Brown
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 15:49-69. 2003
  29. ncbi Assessing the organizational social context (OSC) of mental health services: implications for research and practice
    Charles Glisson
    Children s Mental Health Services Research Center, University of Tennessee, 128 Henson Hall, Knoxville, TN 37996 3332, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:98-113. 2008
  30. ncbi Do physiotherapists' attitudes towards evidence-based practice change as a result of an evidence-based educational programme?
    Kay Stevenson
    University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 10:207-17. 2004
    ..The use of opinion leaders to disseminate new evidence into practice, and thereby encourage the behaviour of health care professionals has been proposed...
  31. pmc Maternal obesity support services: a qualitative study of the perspectives of women and midwives
    Penny J Furness
    Faculty of Health and Wellbeing, Sheffield Hallam University, Collegiate Crescent, Sheffield, S10 2BP, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:69. 2011
    ..This qualitative study explored the experiences and perceptions of pregnant women and midwives regarding existing support for weight management in pregnancy and their ideas for service development...
  32. pmc The psychometric properties of the 'Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture' in Dutch hospitals
    Marleen Smits
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:230. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the underlying dimensions and psychometric properties of the questionnaire in Dutch hospital settings, and to compare these results with the original questionnaire used in USA hospital settings...
  33. pmc Patient safety culture lives in departments and wards: multilevel partitioning of variance in patient safety culture
    Ellen Deilkås
    Health Services Research Unit, Akershus University Hospital, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:85. 2010
    ..Setting of study: 500-bed Norwegian university hospital, September-December 2006...
  34. ncbi Clinicians' attitudes to clinical practice guidelines: a systematic review
    Cynthia M Farquhar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, National Women s Hospital, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Med J Aust 177:502-6. 2002
    ..To systematically review surveys of clinicians' attitudes to clinical practice guidelines...
  35. pmc Frequency and nature of problems associated with sickness certification tasks: a cross-sectional questionnaire study of 5455 physicians
    Anna Löfgren
    Section of Personal Injury Prevention, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 25:178-85. 2007
    ..To study the frequency and nature of problems associated with physicians' sickness certification practices...
  36. pmc Shared decision making and the concept of equipoise: the competences of involving patients in healthcare choices
    G Elwyn
    Department of General Practice, University of Wales College of Medicine, USA
    Br J Gen Pract 50:892-9. 2000
  37. ncbi An adaptation of the theory of interpersonal behaviour to the study of telemedicine adoption by physicians
    Marie Pierre Gagnon
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Pavillon de l Est 2180, Chemin Ste Foy, QC, G1K 7P4 Quebec, Canada
    Int J Med Inform 71:103-15. 2003
    ..These results have several implications at the theoretical and practical levels that are discussed in this paper...
  38. ncbi Determinants of under-reporting of adverse drug reactions: a systematic review
    Elena Lopez-Gonzalez
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Drug Saf 32:19-31. 2009
    ..This result may have important implications in terms of public health, if knowledge and attitudes are viewed as potentially modifiable factors...
  39. pmc Good practice in health care for migrants: views and experiences of care professionals in 16 European countries
    Stefan Priebe
    Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, London and the Barts School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, Newham Centre for Mental Health, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:187. 2011
  40. pmc Managing depression in primary care: A meta-synthesis of qualitative and quantitative research from the UK to identify barriers and facilitators
    Elizabeth A Barley
    Section of Primary Care Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, PO Box 28, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, SE5 8AF, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 12:47. 2011
    ..We therefore conducted a systematic review to identify clinician perceived barriers to and facilitators for good depression care...
  41. pmc Expectations of patients and physicians regarding patient-accessible medical records
    Stephen E Ross
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80010, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e13. 2005
    ..Middle class populations have supported shared medical records, including Internet-accessible medical records. The attitudes of lower income populations, and of physicians, are less clear...
  42. ncbi Discrepant attitudes about teamwork among critical care nurses and physicians
    Eric J Thomas
    University of Texas Houston Medical School, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:956-9. 2003
    ..To measure and compare critical care physicians' and nurses' attitudes about teamwork...
  43. ncbi Practitioner and organizational barriers to evidence-based practice of physical therapists for people with stroke
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 160 500 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1V7
    Phys Ther 87:1284-303. 2007
  44. ncbi Likert scales: how to (ab)use them
    Susan Jamieson
    Section of Squamous Cell Biology and Dermatology, Division of Cancer Sciences and Molecular Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Glasgow, UK
    Med Educ 38:1217-8. 2004
  45. ncbi Do GPs respond to postal questionnaire surveys? A comprehensive review of primary care literature
    Samuel T Creavin
    Arthritis Research UK National Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Fam Pract 28:461-7. 2011
    ..Recent systematic reviews have provided an improved evidence base to help researchers maximize response rates to self-completion questionnaires but to date, there is no comprehensive analysis of whether response rates have improved...
  46. pmc Perceived unfairness in working conditions: the case of public health services in Tanzania
    Nils Gunnar Songstad
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, P, O, Box 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:34. 2011
    ..The empirical focus is on rural public health services in Tanzania. The study aims to situate the results in a broader historical context in order to enhance our understanding of the health worker discourse on working conditions...
  47. pmc Patient safety in surgical environments: cross-countries comparison of psychometric properties and results of the Norwegian version of the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety
    Arvid S Haugen
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Haukeland University Hospital, Jonas Lies vei 65, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:279. 2010
    ..This study examined the psychometric properties of a Norwegian translation of the HSOPS and also compared safety climate factors from a surgical setting to hospitals in the United States, the Netherlands and Norway...
  48. pmc Validity and reliability of Turkish version of "Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture" and perception of patient safety in public hospitals in Turkey
    Said Bodur
    Department of Public Health and Medical Statistics, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:28. 2010
    ..S. hospital settings...
  49. pmc Measuring safety culture in the ambulatory setting: the safety attitudes questionnaire--ambulatory version
    Isitri Modak
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1-5. 2007
    ..Provider attitudes about issues pertinent to patient safety may be related to errors and adverse events. We know of no instruments that measure safety-related attitudes in the outpatient setting...
  50. ncbi How can experience in clinical and community settings contribute to early medical education? A BEME systematic review
    T Dornan
    Hope Hospital, University of Manchester School of Medicine, UK
    Med Teach 28:3-18. 2006
    ..Identify the strengths and limitations of the research effort to date, and identify objectives for future research...
  51. ncbi Views on dignity of elderly nursing home residents
    Lise Lotte Franklin
    Department of Health Sciences, Orebro University, Sweden
    Nurs Ethics 13:130-46. 2006
    ..A total of 39 interviews were transcribed. The analysis revealed three themes: (1) the unrecognizable body; (2) fragility and dependency; and (3) inner strength and a sense of coherence...
  52. ncbi Exploring influences on community-based case managers' advance care planning practices: facilitators or barriers?
    Kathy Black
    School of Social Work, College of Education, University of South Florida Sarasota Manatee, Sarasota, FL 34243, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 26:41-58. 2007
    ..More research is needed to clarify the factors associated with case managers' divergent advance care planning practices in order to enhance professional practice in this area...
  53. ncbi Understanding barriers to delirium care: a multicentre survey of knowledge and attitudes amongst UK junior doctors
    Daniel Davis
    Department of Clinical Geratology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 9DU, UK
    Age Ageing 38:559-63. 2009
    ..delirium is under-diagnosed and under-treated in comparison to other common and serious acute disorders. The reasons for this are unclear...
  54. pmc Becoming a general practitioner--which factors have most impact on career choice of medical students?
    Kathrin Kiolbassa
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 12:25. 2011
    ..The factors influencing the career choice of German medical students are poorly understood. This study aims to identify factors influencing medical students' specialty choice laying a special focus on general practice...
  55. ncbi Comparing evidence-based practice of nurses and physiotherapists
    Simon Palfreyman
    Sheffield Vascular Institute, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
    Br J Nurs 12:246-53. 2003
    ..Both professions have problems with overcoming the barrier of time. Nurses were more likely than physiotherapists to rate themselves as having poor evidence-based practice skills...
  56. ncbi What about psychiatrists' attitude to mentally ill people?
    Christoph Lauber
    Psychiatric University Hospital, Militarstrasse 8, PO Box 1930, 8021 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Psychiatry 19:423-7. 2004
    ..Firstly, to assess and, secondly, to compare experts' and lay attitudes towards community psychiatry and the respective social distance towards mentally ill people...
  57. pmc Peer role-play and standardised patients in communication training: a comparative study on the student perspective on acceptability, realism, and perceived effect
    Hans M Bosse
    Clinic I General Paediatrics, Centre of Child and Adolescent Medicine, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Med Educ 10:27. 2010
    ..To assess the student perspective on acceptability, realism, and perceived effect of communication training with peer role play (RP) and standardised patients (SP)...
  58. pmc Health care for immigrants in Europe: is there still consensus among country experts about principles of good practice? A Delphi study
    Walter Deville
    International and Migrant Health, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Otterstraat 118 124, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:699. 2011
    ..This study assessed the views and values of professionals working in different health care contexts and in different European countries as to what constitutes good practice in health care for immigrants...
  59. ncbi The challenge of integrating community pharmacists into the primary health care team: a case study of local pharmaceutical services (LPS) pilots and interprofessional collaboration
    Fay Bradley
    Centre for Innovation in Practice, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Interprof Care 22:387-98. 2008
    ..The findings suggest that establishing interprofessional collaboration between GPs and pharmacists is a piecemeal process, with a reliance on goodwill and trust-based relationships...
  60. pmc Challenges in evaluating surgical innovation
    Patrick L Ergina
    Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Lancet 374:1097-104. 2009
    ..Although difficult, surgical evaluation is achievable and necessary. Solutions tailored to surgical research and a framework for generating evidence on which to base surgical practice are essential...
  61. ncbi Women exposed to intimate partner violence: expectations and experiences when they encounter health care professionals: a meta-analysis of qualitative studies
    Gene S Feder
    Centre for Health Sciences, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, and Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, London South Bank University, London, England
    Arch Intern Med 166:22-37. 2006
    ..women with histories of intimate partner violence perceive the responses of health care professionals? and (2) How do women with histories of intimate partner violence want their health care providers to respond to disclosures of abuse?..
  62. pmc Importance of patient pressure and perceived pressure and perceived medical need for investigations, referral, and prescribing in primary care: nested observational study
    Paul Little
    Primary Medical Care, Community Clinical Sciences Division, Southampton University, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO16 5ST
    BMJ 328:444. 2004
    ..To assess how pressures from patients on doctors in the consultation contribute to referral and investigation...
  63. pmc Improving generalist end of life care: national consultation with practitioners, commissioners, academics, and service user groups
    Cathy Shipman
    King s College London, Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, Weston Education Centre, London SE5 9RJ
    BMJ 337:a1720. 2008
    ..To identify major concerns of national and local importance in the provision, commissioning, research, and use of generalist end of life care...
  64. ncbi Weight bias among health professionals specializing in obesity
    Marlene B Schwartz
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    Obes Res 11:1033-9. 2003
    ..To determine the level of anti-fat bias in health professionals specializing in obesity and identify personal characteristics that correlate with both implicit and explicit bias...
  65. ncbi Primary health care supervision in developing countries
    Xavier Bosch-Capblanch
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 13:369-83. 2008
  66. pmc Stress, burnout and doctors' attitudes to work are determined by personality and learning style: a twelve year longitudinal study of UK medical graduates
    I C McManus
    Department of Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    BMC Med 2:29. 2004
  67. ncbi Gender similarities in doctors' preferences--and gender differences in final specialisation
    Elisabeth Gjerberg
    Work Research Institute, Oslo, Norway
    Soc Sci Med 54:591-605. 2002
    ..The possible existence of other closure mechanisms in surgery, as indicated by some doctors in this and in other studies, have to be further explored...
  68. ncbi Communicating sad, bad, and difficult news in medicine
    Lesley Fallowfield
    Cancer Research UK Psychosocial Oncology Group, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, University of Sussex, BN1 9QG, Falmer, UK
    Lancet 363:312-9. 2004
    ..We focus mainly on difficulties encountered involving parents in an obstetric or paediatric setting, people in acute trauma situations such as accident and emergency departments, and patients with cancer...
  69. ncbi Quality, morale and the new contract with GPs
    David P Weller
    Division of Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Med J Aust 180:57-8. 2004
  70. ncbi State of the science in health professional education: effective feedback
    Julian C Archer
    Institute of Clinical Education, Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    Med Educ 44:101-8. 2010
    ..They are embedded in the hierarchical, diagnostic endeavours of the health professions. Even when it acknowledges the importance of two-way interactions, feedback often remains an educator-driven, one-way process...
  71. pmc General practitioners' strategies to identify alcohol problems: a focus group study
    Torgeir Gilje Lid
    Research Unit for General Practice, Uni Health, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 30:64-9. 2012
    ..To explore general practitioners' (GPs') experiences with addressing alcohol in the consultation without prior invitation from the patient...
  72. ncbi Factors influencing pandemic influenza vaccination of healthcare workers--a systematic review
    Chatura Prematunge
    The University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Vaccine 30:4733-43. 2012
  73. pmc Creatures of habit: accounting for the role of habit in implementation research on clinical behaviour change
    Per Nilsen
    Division of Health Care Analysis, Department of Medicine and Health, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Implement Sci 7:53. 2012
    ..This article contributes to better understanding of the role of habits in clinical practice and how improved effectiveness of behavioural strategies in implementation research might be achieved...
  74. pmc Why physicians and nurses ask (or don't) about partner violence: a qualitative analysis
    Charlene E Beynon
    Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, WesternUniversity, London, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:473. 2012
  75. pmc Early experiences on the feasibility, acceptability, and use of malaria rapid diagnostic tests at peripheral health centres in Uganda-insights into some barriers and facilitators
    Caroline Asiimwe
    Malaria Consortium Africa Regional Office, Plot 25 Upper Naguru East Road, Kampala, Uganda
    Implement Sci 7:5. 2012
    ..These findings are important in informing implementation of new health technologies, plans, and budgets in low-resourced national disease control programmes...
  76. ncbi Primary care physicians' attitudes about obesity and its treatment
    Gary D Foster
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Obes Res 11:1168-77. 2003
    ..This study was designed to assess physicians' attitudes toward obese patients and the causes and treatment of obesity...
  77. pmc Chronic care management in Danish general practice--a cross-sectional study of workload and multimorbidity
    Grete Moth
    The Research Unit for General Practice, Aarhus University, Bartholins Alle 2, DK 8000, Aarhus C, Denmark
    BMC Fam Pract 13:52. 2012
    ..However, little is known about these encounters in general practice. The aim was to describe the frequency of patients with one or more chronic conditions in general practice and how these consultations were experienced by the GPs...
  78. pmc Reducing HIV-related stigma in health care settings: a randomized controlled trial in China
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:286-92. 2013
    ..The objective of the intervention was to reduce service providers' stigmatizing attitudes and behaviors toward people living with HIV...
  79. ncbi HIV/AIDS and maternity care in Kenya: how fears of stigma and discrimination affect uptake and provision of labor and delivery services
    J M Turan
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, US
    AIDS Care 20:938-45. 2008
    ..Such interventions may improve the quality of maternity care, increase utilization and contribute to overall improvements in maternal health, while also enhancing prevention of mother-to-child-transmission and HIV care...
  80. ncbi Evidence-based practice: attitudes, knowledge and behaviour among allied health care professionals
    Susanne Heiwe
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:198-209. 2011
    ..To explore dieticians', occupational therapists' and physical therapists' attitudes, beliefs, knowledge and behaviour concerning evidence-based practice within a university hospital setting...
  81. ncbi Disclosure of CAM use to medical practitioners: a review of qualitative and quantitative studies
    A Robinson
    Monash University School of Rural Health, P O Box 424, Traralgon, VIC 3844, Australia
    Complement Ther Med 12:90-8. 2004
    ..This literature review aims to provide an understanding of the degree to which patients disclose their use of CAM to their medical practitioners, and their reasons for not doing so...
  82. pmc The German health care system in international comparison: the primary care physicians' perspective
    Klaus Koch
    Institut für Qualität und Wirtschaftlichkeit im Gesundheitswesen, Koln, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 108:255-61. 2011
    ..A similar survey had been carried out in 2006...
  83. pmc A pragmatic cluster randomised trial evaluating three implementation interventions
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    Centre for Health Related Research, School of Healthcare Sciences, Bangor University, Ffriddoedd Road, Bangor, UK
    Implement Sci 7:80. 2012
    ..The objective of this trial was to evaluate the effectiveness of three strategies for the implementation of recommendations about peri-operative fasting...
  84. pmc Primary care staff's views and experiences related to routinely advising patients about physical activity. A questionnaire survey
    Flora Douglas
    Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Buildings, Forresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:138. 2006
    ..This study explores Scottish primary care staff's knowledge, attitudes and experiences associated with advising patients about physical activity during routine consultations...
  85. ncbi Factors influencing inquiry about patients' alcohol consumption by primary health care physicians: qualitative semi-structured interview study
    Marja Aira
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Fam Pract 20:270-5. 2003
    ..However, primary care physicians are still not screening for and intervening sufficiently in their patients' alcohol misuse...
  86. ncbi Barriers to screening for intimate partner violence
    Sheila Sprague
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Women Health 52:587-605. 2012
    ..The authors wanted to identify barriers to intimate partner violence screening and improve the understanding of intimate partner violence screening barriers among different health care providers...
  87. ncbi Complementary therapies: have they become accepted in general practice?
    M V Pirotta
    Department of General Practice and Public Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Vic
    Med J Aust 172:105-9. 2000
    ..To describe Victorian general practitioners' attitudes towards and use of a range of complementary therapies...
  88. ncbi Screening and intervention for intimate partner abuse: practices and attitudes of primary care physicians
    M A Rodriguez
    The Pacific Center for Violence Prevention, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 282:468-74. 1999
    ..Although practice guidelines encouraging the screening of patients for intimate partner abuse have been available for several years, it is unclear how well and in which circumstances physicians adhere to them...
  89. pmc Transformational and transactional leadership: association with attitudes toward evidence-based practice
    Gregory A Aarons
    Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, MC 5033, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1162-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to expand these findings by examining the association between leadership and mental health providers' attitudes toward adopting evidence-based practice...
  90. ncbi Influenza vaccination of health care workers in hospitals--a review of studies on attitudes and predictors
    Helge G Hollmeyer
    Department of Epidemic and Pandemic Alert and Response, World Health Organization, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Vaccine 27:3935-44. 2009
    ..To aid in designing effective immunization programs we reviewed the literature for studies reporting on (1) self-reported reasons of HCW regarding vaccination against influenza and (2) predictive factors for influenza vaccination in HCW...
  91. ncbi Resisting and promoting new technologies in clinical practice: the case of telepsychiatry
    C May
    School of Primary Care, University of Manchester, Rusholme Health Centre, UK
    Soc Sci Med 52:1889-901. 2001
  92. pmc Effects of various methodologic strategies: survey response rates among Canadian physicians and physicians-in-training
    Inese Grava-Gubins
    College of Family Physicians of Canada Research, Mississauga, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 54:1424-30. 2008
    ..To increase the overall 2007 response rate of the National Physician Survey (NPS) from the survey's 2004 rate of response with the implementation of various methodologic strategies...
  93. pmc Words matter: increasing the implementation of clinical guidelines
    S Michie
    Centre for Outcomes Research and Effectiveness, Department of Psychology, University College London, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:367-70. 2005
    ..To determine whether writing clinical guideline recommendations in behaviourally specified "plain English" language increases the likelihood of their implementation by service users (patients)...
  94. ncbi Development and responsiveness of a scale to measure clinicians' attitudes to people with mental illness (medical student version)
    A Kassam
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 122:153-61. 2010
  95. ncbi Primary health care teams: team members' perceptions of the collaborative process
    Sherry L Dieleman
    Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Interprof Care 18:75-8. 2004
  96. ncbi How are homeless people treated in the healthcare system and other societal institutions? Study of their experiences and trust
    Robert Irestig
    Department of Community Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 38:225-31. 2010
    ..To elucidate the perceived treatment that the homeless have received from the healthcare and other societal organisations and to present homeless persons' trust in the healthcare system and suggestions of necessary changes for improving it...
  97. ncbi Procedural and interpretive skills of medical students: experiences and attitudes of fourth-year students
    Edward H Wu
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network, 17th and Chew Streets, Room 6T22, Allentown, PA 18105, USA
    Acad Med 83:S63-7. 2008
    ..Recent data do not exist regarding fourth-year medical students' performance of and attitudes toward procedural and interpretive skills, and how these differ from third-year students'...
  98. pmc Opportunities for primary and secondary prevention of excess gestational weight gain: General Practitioners' perspectives
    Paige van der Pligt
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 12:124. 2011
    ..This study aimed to assess General Practitioner's (GPs) perspectives regarding the management and assessment of GWG and to understand how GPs can be best supported to provide healthy GWG advice to pregnant women...
  99. pmc Organizational culture and physician satisfaction with dimensions of group practice
    James L Zazzali
    RAND Corporation, 1776 Main St Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:1150-76. 2007
    ..To assess the extent to which the organizational culture of physician group practices is associated with individual physician satisfaction with the managerial and organizational capabilities of the groups...
  100. ncbi Knowledge and attitude on infant oral health among graduating medical students in Kerala
    N Retna Kumari
    Deparment of Pedodontics, Govt Dental College, Trivandrum, India
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 24:173-6. 2006
    ..Present study was conducted to evaluate knowledge and attitude of graduating medical students towards infant oral health qualitative methods were used to evaluate the program...
  101. pmc Family physicians' perspectives on personal health records: qualitative study
    Gary L Yau
    Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London
    Can Fam Physician 57:e178-84. 2011
    ..To explore FPs' perspectives on the value of personal health records (PHRs) in primary care and the implementation and adoption of PHRs in Canada...

Research Grants114 found, 100 shown here

    GREGORY AARONS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The research project will include agencies serving adolescents (ages 12-18) representing those most commonly used by youth with co-morbid disorders. ..
  2. Oral Chemotherapy Safety in Ambulatory Oncology: A Proactive Risk Assessment
    SAUL WEINGART; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Lessons about oral chemotherapy safety are applicable to other high-alert medications in ambulatory care. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. Oral Health and Quality of Life in Children
    MARITA INGLEHART; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. TEA for Families & Children: Preparation for a Randomized Trial
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The goal of this study is to develop and pilot an intervention for PLH and their family members in order to improve the long term health, mental health and behavioral adjustment of the children in poor, rural areas in China. ..
  5. Family-to-Family: Psychoeducation to Improve Children's Outcomes in HIV+ Families
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..HIV+ parent's and family caregivers'health mental health, parenting skills, and family bonds are intermediate outcomes. ..
  6. HIV Related Stigma among Service Providers in China
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These data will prepare the team to conduct a randomized controlled trial across different levels of health care providers in China. ..
  7. Life Support Decisions for Extremely Premature Infants
    Karen Kavanaugh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Analysis of data will focus on summarizing each case and identifying themes within and across cases. Data from this study will be used in a subsequent intervention study. ..
  8. Views of Privacy of Genetic Information
    Robert Klitzman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The findings of this study can enhance further policy, professional and public education, and future research in this area. ..
  9. Health Information Exchange: A Frontier Model
    NANCY SHANK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Project partners include all the area's hospitals, the public health entity, a membership organization of nearly all health and human services providers, and the University of Nebraska. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    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. ..
  11. Teen Males Reproductive Health Needs & Barriers to Care
    ARIK MARCELL; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. Views and Approaches Toward Research Integrity Among IRBs
    Robert Klitzman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We anticipate that the data from this study will serve as a significant foundation in assisting future research and the improvement of Rl through guidelines, education and other capacity building. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. Citalopram Augmentation in Older Schizophrenia Patients
    Sidney Zisook; Fiscal Year: 2005
  14. Drinking Careers: The Role of Social Networks
    Peter Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..By providing information on the specifics about the role of social networks, this complicated relation can be drawn into treatment programs, and the influence of the environment can be targeted directly. ..
    Ellen M Daley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These data will assist in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of interventions to reduce HPV infection in both sexes. ..
  16. Linking Services to Patient Needs for Improved Outcomes
    Deni Carise; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If successful, this low-cost, user-friendly technology enhancement could be an important addition to the meager clinical tools currently available to drug counselors. ..
  17. Computer Assisted System for Patient Assessment/Referral
    Deni Carise; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If successful, this low-cost, user-friendly technology enhancement could be an important addition to the meager clinical tools currently available to alcohol treatment providers. ..
    Jeffrey Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In short, NDATSS is well-positioned to become the critical source of information for monitoring and analyzing the on-going evolution of the nation's outpatient drug abuse treatment system. ..
  19. Quality of Nursing Care for Hospitalized Patients with Advanced Illness
    Shigeko Izumi; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Clarity and validity of this preliminary instrument will be reviewed by the health care experts and 8-12 cognitive interviews of patients with the same inclusionary conditions specified in the concept-development phase. ..
  20. Racial Disparities in Diabetes in the US and the UK
    Arch Mainous; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. Anger Assessment and Intervention in Rural Youth
    Kathryn Puskar; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The intervention reduces a health disparity by providing a service for rural youth. ..
  22. Impact of Hand Hygiene Guideline on Infections and Costs
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. Vaginal Microbicide Acceptability STD/HIV Prevention
    J Fortenberry; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This team is substantially experienced in conducting clinical and marketing research with adolescents addressing topics of sexual behavior, sexually transmitted diseases and acceptance of STD-related vaccines. ..
  24. Stopping URIs and FLU in the Family: the Stuffy Trial
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Logistic regression, Liang-Zeger regression, and Chi Square analyses will be used to test differences in rates of transmission of symptoms and changes in quantity, types and resistance patterns of microbial flora of the hands. ..
  26. Sedation Management in Pediatric Patients supported on *
    MARTHA CURLEY; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Results of this pilot study will be used to design a future multi-center randomized controlled clinical trial. ..
  27. Reimbursement and Intensity of Dentists' Training
    Margaret Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Primary analyses will be based on intention-to-treat principles among the four intervention arms. Secondary analyses will include comparisons to the usual care group. ..
  28. Depression in Primary Care: Just Another Illness?
    Jeffrey Susman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..By using this strategy, we will take the first essential steps toward designing quality improvement interventions that are feasible and sustainable in the long-term milieu of real-world primary care practice. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Examining ART Adherence Issues in Bangalore India
    MARIA L EKSTRAND; Fiscal Year: 2010
  30. Dignity Intervention for Terminally Ill Cancer Patients
    Harvey Chochinov; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  31. The Association Between Providers' Ethnic/Racial Biases and Hypertension Control
    Irene V Blair; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By combining the theory and methods of social psychology with those of health outcomes research, this line of work represents an innovative approach to elucidating the causes of a serious public health problem. ..
  32. Using Doctor-Patient Teams to Reduce Health Disparities
    Louis Penner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If successful, the study should provide an exportable means of improving communication between physicians and minority group patients and reducing disparities in health care. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  33. Reinforcing Therapist Performance
    Bryan R Garner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Cost analyses will focus on whether the increased costs of therapist incentives can be offset by improvements in these three outcomes. ..
    Charles Glisson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The effectiveness of the intervention is assessed by comparing the treatment and control casework units on the quality of their work environments and the outcomes of services provided to 1600 children. ..
  35. Better Surgical Quality Indicators for the Elderly
    John Birkmeyer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., historical mortality or volume alone). [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  36. Treatment of Hypochondriasis with CBT &/or SSRI
    Brian A Fallon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Most recently, the 2004 National Advisory Mental Health Council's Workgroup on Clinical Trials stated: "the portfolio must include more research in this area"...
    Emalee Flaherty; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will provide the most thorough description ever of SCAN in primary care, thus providing important data needed for both research and policy in the area of child abuse identification and management. ..
    Brian Fallon; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study will enhance our understanding of the pathophysiology and treatment of patients suffering with the disabling effects of persistent Lyme encephalopathy. ..
    Paul Fidel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The long term goal is to understand vaginal host defense mechanisms against C. albicans so that immunotherapeutic strategies can be developed to prevent or treat disease. ..
    RICHARD SHWEDER; Fiscal Year: 2006
  41. Development of Relationship Dynamics and STI/HIV Risk
    J Fortenberry; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Developmental trends in relationship formation, relationship quality, coital frequency and condom use will be assessed by latent growth curve analysis. ..
  42. Utility of Trans Telephonic Monitoring in the Detection of Silent Arrhythmias
    Kathleen Hickey; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If this study proves successful, a larger trial will be proposed to explore specific clinical variables, EKG characteristics, and treatment strategies to improve clinical care and QoL. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  43. Health Information Technology Value in Rural Hospitals
    Marcia Ward; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The toolkits will facilitate rural hospitals' ability to utilize current and emerging evidence to guide HIT investment and implementation decisions that fit their particular healthcare environment. ..
  44. A Decision Aid for Cancer-Surviving Adolescents
    Patricia Hollen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Data will be collected during a semistructured interview for the initial and 12-month clinic visits. Generalized linear models will be used for data analyses. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Paul Fidel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  46. Statewide Implementation of Electronic Health Records
    David Bates; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Dissemination of the results of this work should speed efforts toward the establishment of a national health information infrastructure. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  47. Staffing Characteristics of Nursing Homes and Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. Incidence, risk factors, and consequences of neonatal hypothermia in Nepal
    LUKE MULLANY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Examination of alternate cutoffs for defining hypothermia severity may improve design of low-cost technologies for identification and subsequent management of hypothermic infants in the community. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. 8th ASM Conference on Candida and Candidiasis
    Paul Fidel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  50. A Culturally Appropriate Cervical Cancer Intervention for Underserved Vietnamese
    Grace X Ma; Fiscal Year: 2010
  51. Clinical Supervision and Turnover in Substance Abuse Tx
    Lillian T Eby; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project responds to program announcement PA-03-011 "Services Research in the National Drug Abuse CTN". Substance abuse treatment centers that are affiliated with the Clinical Trails Network will provide data for the project. ..
    David Katz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Katz will fulfill the intent of the POAA in providing an opportunity for individuals already proficient in epidemiology to make the transition to a fully independent investigator and teacher in cancer etiology, prevention, and control. ..
  53. Intention to Quit Smoking Among LGBT Smokers
    JOHN BURKHALTER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This application represents the beginning step toward developing a cancer control and prevention research program targeted to the LGBT community that has as its starting point a focus on tobacco control and prevention. ..
  54. Factors Associated with RN Decisions to Work
    Carol Brewer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If successful, we will expand the tools that can be used to examine work behavior of the whole RN population, and ultimately develop relevant policy. ..
    David Katz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. Staff Hand Hygiene and Nosocomial Infections in Neonates
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2003
  57. Identifying Services Changes to Improve Contraceptive U*
    Jennifer Frost; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..By identifying gaps in knowledge and effective intervention models, it will also stimulate new research and intervention development and evaluation. ..
  58. Academic Palliative Care
    Charles von Gunten; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..All reentered investigators are seeking NCI funding and have the potential to become independent investigators. ..
  59. Dissemination of empirically-supported psychotherapies
    Joan Cook; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  60. Alcohol Use Reduction in Methadone Individuals with HCV
    Adeline Nyamathi; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  61. Hospital quality indicators
    Jeffrey Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  62. Concept Mapping of Readiness for Evidence-Based Practice
    GREGORY AARONS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Develop a theoretical model of readiness for EBPs that can be tested in subsequent studies; 5. Develop a preliminary measure of organizational readiness for EBP for use in subsequent studies. ..
    John Birkmeyer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The investigators will then estimate the change in mortality, by assuming that the patient will acquire the average predicted mortality for a similar patient at the larger volume hospital. ..
  64. Stigma & Behavioral Health in Urban Employers from China & US
    Patrick Corrigan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Data from this study will be especially important for the development of future stigma-change programs. ..
  65. Colorectal Cancer Screening Barriers in American Indians/Alaska Natives
    CHRISTINE DALEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  66. Providers' perceptions of the diaphragm in Southern Afr*
    Cynthia Harper; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..As the diaphragm effectiveness results become available, data from this proposed study will position us to design counseling interventions and to address provider education and training needs. ..
  67. Female Condom Use in South African College Students
    Joanne Mantell; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If successful, this brief intervention should be widely replicable in other similar settings. ..
  68. HIV Testing and Women's Attitudes on HIV Vaccine Trials
    Gregory D Zimet; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  69. Respondent Burden and Retention in Cancer Clinical Trials
    Connie Ulrich; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Early identification and pre-emptive interventions prior to encountering retention problems in cancer clinical trials may mitigate respondent burden and lead to completion of important, resource intensive clinical trials. ..
  70. Oncology Clinical Trial Accrual Study
    ANNEKE SCHROEN; Fiscal Year: 2009
  71. Leveraging Medicare Payment & Reporting Policies to Improve Nursing Home Quality
    David C Grabowski; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Thus, the information derived from this study has the potential to make important research and policy-relevant contributions aimed at improving the quality of care for all nursing home residents. ..
  72. Academic Industry Relationships in Genetics
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Results will be disseminated through publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at scientific meetings. ..
  73. Improving Outcomes of LBW Premature Infants and Parents
    Bernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2005
  74. Dental Practitioners and Eating Disorder Prevention
    Rita DeBate; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This project is unique in that it takes a theoretical approach involving the dental practitioner as a key participant in the secondary and tertiary prevention of eating disorders. ..
    Susan Rosenthal; Fiscal Year: 2004
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003
  77. Primary Care Colorectal Ca Screening Surveillance System
    Richard Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  78. Development of a Skin Cancer Quality of Life Insturment
    John Rhee; Fiscal Year: 2005
  79. Trial of psychosocial training for pediatric generalists
    Lawrence Wissow; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Harold Koenig; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It will also provide important information to both guide future clinical trials and identify barriers to effective treatment of depression in these patients. ..
  81. Protective Role of Spirituality in Alcohol and HIV Risk
    Kathy Goggin; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Richard Shannon; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, we will determine the role of altered SNS activity, altered nitric oxide activity, and increased cytokine expression, in the mechanisms of chronic cocaine toxicity. ..
  83. Quality of Life of Overweight Youth: Multicultural View
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  84. Improving use of peri-operative beta-blockers with a multidimentional QI program
    Andrew Auerbach; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The impact of this set of tools will be substantial as groups such as the NSQIP, SCIP, National Quality Forum, and Leapfrog Group continue to endorse PBB as a key strategy to reduce surgical morbidity and mortality. ..
  85. Primary Care Provider and Preventive Oral Health
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In addition, this career development award is expected to provide to Dr. Lewis the didactic and experiential training necessary to become an independent clinical investigator focusing on pediatric and dental health services research. ..
  86. Nurse Staffing, Financial Performance, Quality of Care
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2009
  87. Consumer Influences of Treatment of Depression
    Richard Kravitz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..e., should DTCA be further regulated?) while also contributing to our understanding of the social influences on diagnosis and treatment of depression in primary care settings. ..
  88. Permeability Changes in Small Bowel Allograft Rejection
    Jonathan Fryer; Fiscal Year: 2006
  89. Mid-Career Investigator Award-Patient-Oriented Research
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
  90. Oral Health/OHRQOL among low-SES rural adults
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2004
  91. Older Mothers and Adult Daughters: High Blood Pressure Self Management Behaviors
    Celeste Shawler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The candidate plans to further examine the significance of inner strength and modifiable health behaviors of older women with hypertension. ..
  92. UAB Oral Health Research Infrastructure Improvement
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  93. Targeting the Worksite for Obese Nurses and Their Children: A Feasibility Study
    Sharon Tucker; Fiscal Year: 2009
  94. Disclosure of Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease
    Scott Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., race, provider profession). Study findings will inform the development and implementation of genetic risk assessment programs across numerous disease contexts. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  95. UAB Oral Health Research Innovation
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  96. Alabama Dental Practice Research Network Development
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Ann Kolanowski; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This study holds promise for improving quality of life for nursing home residents with dementia by using theoretically based activities to respond to their needs. ..
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This course will impact 120 healthcare settings to improve pain management and quality of life in cancer patients and to establish model pain education programs for national dissemination. ..
  99. Providers' Views of the Roles of Medical Interpreters
    I LING HSIEH; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  100. The Feasibility of Assessing the Prevalence of Rickets
    James Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition to assessing possible methodologies for the larger project, the preliminary study is designed to yield standalone results with important implications. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..