self efficacy

Summary

Summary: Cognitive mechanism based on expectations or beliefs about one's ability to perform actions necessary to produce a given effect. It is also a theoretical component of behavior change in various therapeutic treatments. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Health promotion by social cognitive means
    Albert Bandura
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 2130, USA
    Health Educ Behav 31:143-64. 2004
  2. ncbi Social cognitive predictors of sun protection intention and behavior
    Lynn B Myers
    School of Social Sciences and Law, Brunel University, Uxbridge, United Kingdom
    Behav Med 32:57-63. 2006
  3. ncbi Changes in self-efficacy and dietary adherence: the impact on weight loss in the PREFER study
    Melanie T Warziski
    Health and Community Systems Department, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, 415 Victoria Building, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Behav Med 31:81-92. 2008
  4. ncbi The Health Education Impact Questionnaire (heiQ): an outcomes and evaluation measure for patient education and self-management interventions for people with chronic conditions
    Richard H Osborne
    Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Department of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3050, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 66:192-201. 2007
  5. ncbi Chronic disease self-management program: 2-year health status and health care utilization outcomes
    K R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Med Care 39:1217-23. 2001
  6. ncbi Self-determination theory and the facilitation of intrinsic motivation, social development, and well-being
    R M Ryan
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Am Psychol 55:68-78. 2000
  7. ncbi The pain self-efficacy questionnaire: Taking pain into account
    Michael K Nicholas
    Pain Management and Research Centre, University of Sydney at Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW 2065, Australia
    Eur J Pain 11:153-63. 2007
  8. ncbi The extent and breadth of benefits from participating in chronic disease self-management courses: a national patient-reported outcomes survey
    Sandra Nolte
    AFV Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Department of Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3050, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 65:351-60. 2007
  9. ncbi Internet-based chronic disease self-management: a randomized trial
    Kate R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94306, USA
    Med Care 44:964-71. 2006
  10. pmc Effectiveness of web-based interventions on patient empowerment: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    David Samoocha
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 12:e23. 2010

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  1. ncbi Health promotion by social cognitive means
    Albert Bandura
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 2130, USA
    Health Educ Behav 31:143-64. 2004
    ..Human health is a social matter, not just an individual one. A comprehensive approach to health promotion also requires changing the practices of social systems that have widespread effects on human health...
  2. ncbi Social cognitive predictors of sun protection intention and behavior
    Lynn B Myers
    School of Social Sciences and Law, Brunel University, Uxbridge, United Kingdom
    Behav Med 32:57-63. 2006
    ..The authors discuss the implications of the findings for potential interventions to improve sun protection behavior..
  3. ncbi Changes in self-efficacy and dietary adherence: the impact on weight loss in the PREFER study
    Melanie T Warziski
    Health and Community Systems Department, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, 415 Victoria Building, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Behav Med 31:81-92. 2008
    ..0001). Consistent with self-efficacy theory, improvement in self-efficacy over time supported greater weight loss. Adherence to the fat gram goal also influenced weight loss...
  4. ncbi The Health Education Impact Questionnaire (heiQ): an outcomes and evaluation measure for patient education and self-management interventions for people with chronic conditions
    Richard H Osborne
    Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Department of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3050, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 66:192-201. 2007
    ..The aim was to develop a user-friendly, relevant, and psychometrically sound instrument for the comprehensive evaluation of patient education programs, which can be applied across a broad range of chronic conditions...
  5. ncbi Chronic disease self-management program: 2-year health status and health care utilization outcomes
    K R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Med Care 39:1217-23. 2001
    ..There were no other significant changes. CONCLUSIONS: A low-cost program for promoting health self-management can improve elements of health status while reducing health care costs in populations with diverse chronic diseases...
  6. ncbi Self-determination theory and the facilitation of intrinsic motivation, social development, and well-being
    R M Ryan
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Am Psychol 55:68-78. 2000
    ..Also considered is the significance of these psychological needs and processes within domains such as health care, education, work, sport, religion, and psychotherapy...
  7. ncbi The pain self-efficacy questionnaire: Taking pain into account
    Michael K Nicholas
    Pain Management and Research Centre, University of Sydney at Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW 2065, Australia
    Eur J Pain 11:153-63. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi The extent and breadth of benefits from participating in chronic disease self-management courses: a national patient-reported outcomes survey
    Sandra Nolte
    AFV Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Department of Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3050, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 65:351-60. 2007
    ..To quantify the benefits that people receive from participating in self-management courses and identify subgroups that benefit most...
  9. ncbi Internet-based chronic disease self-management: a randomized trial
    Kate R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94306, USA
    Med Care 44:964-71. 2006
    ..The small-group Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) has proven effective in changing health-related behaviors and improving health statuses. An Internet-based CDSMP was developed to reach additional chronic-disease patients...
  10. pmc Effectiveness of web-based interventions on patient empowerment: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    David Samoocha
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 12:e23. 2010
    ..Patient empowerment is growing in popularity and application. Due to the increasing possibilities of the Internet and eHealth, many initiatives that are aimed at empowering patients are delivered online...
  11. ncbi What are the most effective intervention techniques for changing physical activity self-efficacy and physical activity behaviour--and are they the same?
    S L Williams
    Applied Research Centre in Health and Lifestyle Interventions and Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    Health Educ Res 26:308-22. 2011
    ..This meta-analysis provides evidence for which psychological techniques are most effective for changing self-efficacy and physical activity...
  12. ncbi A review of psychosocial pre-treatment predictors of weight control
    P J Teixeira
    Department of Exercise and Health, Faculty of Human Movement, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Obes Rev 6:43-65. 2005
    ..Results are discussed in the context of past and present conceptual and methodological limitations, and several future research directions are described...
  13. ncbi Mediators of weight loss and weight loss maintenance in middle-aged women
    Pedro J Teixeira
    Department of Exercise and Health, Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:725-35. 2010
    ..For long-term success, interventions must also be effective in promoting exercise intrinsic motivation and self-efficacy...
  14. ncbi Social cognitive theory: an agentic perspective
    A Bandura
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 2131, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 52:1-26. 2001
    ..Growing transnational embeddedness and interdependence are placing a premium on collective efficacy to exercise control over personal destinies and national life...
  15. ncbi Self-management education: history, definition, outcomes, and mechanisms
    Kate R Lorig
    Ann Behav Med 26:1-7. 2003
    ..In conclusion the article discusses problems and solutions for integrating self-management education into the mainstream health care systems...
  16. ncbi What is the best way to change self-efficacy to promote lifestyle and recreational physical activity? A systematic review with meta-analysis
    Stefanie Ashford
    Applied Research Centre in Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 15:265-88. 2010
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  17. pmc The effectiveness and cost effectiveness of a national lay-led self care support programme for patients with long-term conditions: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    Anne Kennedy
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, 5th Floor, Williamson Building, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:254-61. 2007
    ..However, the clinical and cost effectiveness of such courses remains unclear...
  18. ncbi Motivational "spill-over" during weight control: increased self-determination and exercise intrinsic motivation predict eating self-regulation
    Jutta Mata
    Department of Exercise and Health, Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Cruz Quebrada, Portugal
    Health Psychol 28:709-16. 2009
    ..The authors further investigated whether general, treatment-related, and exercise motivation underlie the relation between increased exercise and improved eating regulation...
  19. ncbi The development of computer-generated tailored interventions
    A Dijkstra
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Leiden University, P O Box 9555, 2300 RB, Leiden, Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 36:193-203. 1999
    ..This methodology may result in largely different tailored interventions depending on the theoretical framework used, the adaptation of the messages and the inclusion of feedback...
  20. ncbi Patient self-management of chronic disease in primary care
    Thomas Bodenheimer
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 288:2469-75. 2002
    ..Self-management education for chronic illness may soon become an integral part of high-quality primary care...
  21. ncbi Psychosocial and environmental factors associated with physical activity among city dwellers in regional Queensland
    Mitch Duncan
    School of Health and Human Performance, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, QLD 4700, Australia
    Prev Med 40:363-72. 2005
    ..Even fewer have examined walking behaviors...
  22. ncbi A review and synthesis of research evidence for self-efficacy-enhancing interventions for reducing chronic disability: implications for health education practice (part II)
    Ray Marks
    Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Health Promot Pract 6:148-56. 2005
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  23. pmc Motivation, self-determination, and long-term weight control
    Pedro J Teixeira
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:22. 2012
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  24. ncbi Behavioral determinants as predictors of return to work after long-term sickness absence: an application of the theory of planned behavior
    Sandra Brouwer
    Department of Health Sciences, Section of Social Medicine, Work and Health, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, Building 3217, Room 620, 9713 AV, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Occup Rehabil 19:166-74. 2009
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  25. ncbi Social cognitive mediators of change in a group randomized nutrition and physical activity intervention: social support, self-efficacy, outcome expectations and self-regulation in the guide-to-health trial
    Eileen S Anderson
    Center for Research in Health Behavior, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, VA, 24061, USA
    J Health Psychol 15:21-32. 2010
    ..Social-cognitive variables explained only part of the treatment effects suggesting future investigations evaluate the environmental-selection and affective processes of behavior change...
  26. ncbi Social cognitive determinants of physical activity in young adults: a prospective structural equation analysis
    Liza S Rovniak
    Center for Research in Health Behavior, Department of Psychology, Virginia Tech, Blackburg 24061, USA
    Ann Behav Med 24:149-56. 2002
    ..Outcome expectations had a small total effect on physical activity, which did not reach significance. The social cognitive model explained 55% of the variance observed in physical activity...
  27. ncbi Stages of change, psychological factors and awareness of physical activity levels in The Netherlands
    G Ronda
    Department of Health Education and Promotion, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Health Promot Int 16:305-14. 2001
    ..The results suggest that interventions aimed at increasing physical activity in the studied population should be aimed at increasing awareness of personal activity levels and should be stage-matched...
  28. ncbi The effects of trust in physician on self-efficacy, adherence and diabetes outcomes
    Yin Yang Lee
    College of Management, I Shou University, No 1, Sec 1, Syuecheng Rd, Dashu Township, Kaohsiung County 840, Taiwan
    Soc Sci Med 68:1060-8. 2009
    ..However, a more longitudinal study design is necessary to precisely determine both the strength and causality of these relationships...
  29. ncbi The behavioral determinants of exercise: implications for physical activity interventions
    N E Sherwood
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 1015, USA
    Annu Rev Nutr 20:21-44. 2000
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  30. ncbi Interpretation of changes in health-related quality of life: the remarkable universality of half a standard deviation
    Geoffrey R Norman
    Program for Educational Research and Development, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Med Care 41:582-92. 2003
    ..A number of studies have computed the minimally important difference (MID) for health-related quality of life instruments...
  31. pmc Determinants of change in physical activity in children and adolescents: a systematic review
    Christopher Craggs
    MRC Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science and UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 40:645-58. 2011
    ..This review aims to systematically review the published evidence regarding determinants of change in physical activity in children and adolescents...
  32. ncbi Weight loss on the web: A pilot study comparing a structured behavioral intervention to a commercial program
    Beth Casey Gold
    Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Vermont, 250 Carrigan Wing, 109 Carrigan Drive, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:155-64. 2007
    ..This study aimed to investigate the effectiveness of a structured behavioral weight loss website (VTrim) vs. a commercial weight loss website (eDiets.com)...
  33. ncbi The Diabetes Empowerment Scale: a measure of psychosocial self-efficacy
    R M Anderson
    Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor 48109 0201, USA
    Diabetes Care 23:739-43. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the validity, reliability, and utility of the Diabetes Empowerment Scale (DES), which is a measure of diabetes-related psychosocial self-efficacy...
  34. ncbi Environmental and psychosocial correlates of physical activity in Portuguese and Belgian adults
    Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij
    Department of Movement and Sport Sciences, Watersportlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Public Health Nutr 8:886-95. 2005
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  35. ncbi Psychological factors in chronic pain: evolution and revolution
    Dennis C Turk
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98195, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:678-90. 2002
    ..The authors conclude by noting that pain has received a tremendous amount of attention culminating in the passage of a law by the U.S. Congress designating the period 2001-2011 as the "The Decade of Pain Control and Research."..
  36. ncbi The physician-patient working alliance
    Jairo N Fuertes
    Graduate School of Education, Division of Psychological and Educational Services, Fordham University, New York, NY 10023 7478, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 66:29-36. 2007
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  37. pmc Exploring the feasibility of a physical activity intervention for midlife African American men
    Steven P Hooker
    Prevention Research Center, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:732-8. 2011
    ..This study tested the initial efficacy of implementing a physical activity (PA) behavior change intervention for midlife African American (AA) men...
  38. ncbi The internet-based arthritis self-management program: a one-year randomized trial for patients with arthritis or fibromyalgia
    Kate R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1009-17. 2008
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  39. pmc Diabetes control with reciprocal peer support versus nurse care management: a randomized trial
    Michele Heisler
    University of Michigan and Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48113 0170, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:507-15. 2010
    ..Resource barriers complicate diabetes care management. Support from peers may help patients manage their diabetes...
  40. ncbi The breastfeeding self-efficacy scale: psychometric assessment of the short form
    Cindy Lee Dennis
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 32:734-44. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to reduce the number of items on the original Breastfeeding Self-Efficacy Scale (BSES) and psychometrically assess the revised BSES-Short Form (BSES-SF)...
  41. ncbi Changes in personal control as a predictor of quality of life after pulmonary rehabilitation
    Rosemarie Arnold
    Northern Centre for Healthcare Research, NCH, University of Groningen Medical Center, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, P O Box 196, 9700 AD Groningen, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 61:99-108. 2006
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  42. ncbi Perceived social and physical environmental correlates of physical activity in older adolescents and the moderating effect of self-efficacy
    B Deforche
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Department of Human Biometrics and Biomechanics, Brussel, Belgium
    Prev Med 50:S24-9. 2010
    ..To determine if perceptions of the social and physical environment are associated with active transport and leisure-time sports among Belgian youth and to investigate if this relationship is moderated by self-efficacy...
  43. ncbi Factor structure of the Parenting Sense of Competence scale using a normative sample
    L Gilmore
    School of Learning and Professional Studies, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD 4059, Australia
    Child Care Health Dev 35:48-55. 2009
    ..Previous investigations of the factor structure of this instrument have been unsatisfactory and there is no adequate normative group against which at-risk groups can be compared...
  44. ncbi Relationships among self-care agency, self-efficacy, self-care, and glycemic control
    Valmi D Sousa
    North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, Greensboro, NC, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 19:217-30. 2005
    ..Self-care management did not mediate between self-efficacy or self-care agency and glycemic control. Thus, beliefs or capabilities for self-care are insufficient to improve glycemic control; doing so requires self-care management...
  45. ncbi Immersion treatment of childhood and adolescent obesity: the first review of a promising intervention
    K P Kelly
    Wellspring, CRC Health Group, Cupertino, CA, USA
    Obes Rev 12:37-49. 2011
    ..9% for programmes without CBT. Explanations for the potentially greater impact of immersion relative to out-patient treatments are presented, including possibly differential effects on self-efficacy for both children and their parents...
  46. ncbi Strategies to enhance chronic disease self-management: how can we apply this to stroke?
    Fiona Jones
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, 2nd Floor, Grosvenor Wing, St George s University of London, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 28:841-7. 2006
    ..However there has been minimal reported research on the utility of self-management programmes following stroke...
  47. ncbi Self-efficacy, adjustment style and well-being in breast cancer patients: a longitudinal study
    Nina Rottmann
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Qual Life Res 19:827-36. 2010
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  48. ncbi 3rd place, PREMUS best paper competition: development of the return-to-work self-efficacy (RTWSE-19) questionnaire--psychometric properties and predictive validity
    William S Shaw
    Liberty Mutual Center for Disability Research, Hopkinton, MA 01748, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 37:109-19. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the factor structure, internal consistency, and predictive and concurrent validity of RTWSE-19 among workers with acute low-back pain...
  49. ncbi Outcomes of border health Spanish/English chronic disease self-management programs
    Kate R Lorig
    Patient Education Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Diabetes Educ 31:401-9. 2005
    ..The programs had proven effective in randomized trials, and the authors wished to determine if they would be as effective when administered by others to different populations...
  50. pmc Multi-centre parallel arm randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group-based cognitive behavioural approach to managing fatigue in people with multiple sclerosis
    Peter W Thomas
    Dorset Research and Development Support Unit, Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Poole, Dorset, UK
    BMC Neurol 10:43. 2010
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  51. ncbi Self-efficacy as a moderator of the planning-behaviour relationship in interventions designed to promote physical activity
    Aleksandra Luszczynska
    Warsaw School of Social Sciences and Humanities, 03815 Warsaw, Poland
    Psychol Health 26:151-66. 2011
    ..Individuals with high self-efficacy benefited from planning interventions. If a person lacks self-efficacy, planning may not effectively promote physical activity...
  52. ncbi Correlates of leisure-time physical activity during transitions to motherhood
    Carolyn A McIntyre
    Behavioural Medicine Laboratory, Faculty of Education, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    Women Health 49:66-83. 2009
    ..These results provide evidence for targeted PA interventions during the transition to motherhood...
  53. pmc Factors associated with self-efficacy for condom use and sexual negotiation among South african youth
    Jennifer N Sayles
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1736, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:226-33. 2006
    ..To use logistic regression modeling to identify factors associated with high self-efficacy for sexual negotiation and condom use in a sample of South African youth...
  54. pmc Supported exercise improves controlled eating and weight through its effects on psychosocial factors: extending a systematic research program toward treatment development
    James J Annesi
    YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta, GA, USA
    Perm J 16:7-18. 2012
    ..Many inadequately address both behavioral theory and extant research--especially in regard to the lack of viability of simply educating individuals on improved eating and exercise behaviors...
  55. ncbi Explaining the effect of a 1-year intervention promoting physical activity in middle schools: a mediation analysis
    L Haerens
    Department of Movement and Sport Sciences, Ghent University, Watersportlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Public Health Nutr 11:501-12. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the mediation effects of changes in psychosocial determinants of physical activity (attitude, social support, self-efficacy, perceived benefits and barriers) on changes in physical activity...
  56. ncbi Patient empowerment in theory and practice: polysemy or cacophony?
    Isabelle Aujoulat
    Health and Patient Education Unit RESO, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Patient Educ Couns 66:13-20. 2007
    ..This paper examines how the term "empowerment" has been used in relation to the care and education of patients with chronic conditions over the past decade...
  57. ncbi Factors influencing diabetes self-management in Chinese people with type 2 diabetes
    Yin Xu
    University of Cincinnati College of Nursing, 3110 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0038, USA
    Res Nurs Health 31:613-25. 2008
    ..The findings provide a theoretical basis to direct the development of interventions for improving DSM in Chinese individuals with diabetes...
  58. ncbi Social-cognitive determinants of physical activity: the influence of social support, self-efficacy, outcome expectations, and self-regulation among participants in a church-based health promotion study
    Eileen S Anderson
    Center for Research in Health Behavior, Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Health Psychol 25:510-20. 2006
    ..Social support influenced physical activity as a direct precursor to self-efficacy and self-regulation. The model provided a good fit to the data and explained 46% of the variance in physical activity among the diverse group of adults...
  59. ncbi Adoption of body mass index guidelines for screening and counseling in pediatric practice
    Jonathan D Klein
    American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60006, USA
    Pediatrics 125:265-72. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine pediatrician implementation of BMI and provider interventions for childhood overweight prevention and treatment...
  60. pmc Predictors of condom use among young adults in South Africa: the Reproductive Health and HIV Research Unit National Youth Survey
    Ellen Setsuko Hendriksen
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1241-8. 2007
    ..We examined correlates of condom use among a national random probability sample of sexually experienced young adults aged 15 to 24 years (n = 7686) in South Africa...
  61. pmc Pounds Off Digitally study: a randomized podcasting weight-loss intervention
    Gabrielle M Turner-McGrievy
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7461, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:263-9. 2009
    ..As obesity rates rise, new weight-loss methods are needed. Little is known about the use of podcasting (audio files for a portable music player or computer) to promote weight loss, despite its growing popularity...
  62. ncbi Hispanic chronic disease self-management: a randomized community-based outcome trial
    Kate R Lorig
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    Nurs Res 52:361-9. 2003
    ..In light of health disparities and the growing prevalence of chronic disease, there is a need for community-based interventions that improve health behaviors and health status. These interventions should be based on existing theory...
  63. ncbi Self-regulation and personality: how interventions increase regulatory success, and how depletion moderates the effects of traits on behavior
    Roy F Baumeister
    Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    J Pers 74:1773-801. 2006
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  64. pmc Individual, social, environmental, and physical environmental correlates with physical activity among Canadians: a cross-sectional study
    Sai Yi Pan
    Evidence and Risk Assessment Division, Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Public Health 9:21. 2009
    ..This study examined the influences of various individual, social and physical environmental factors on PA participation by gender, age and socioeconomic status, using data from the 2002 nationwide survey of the Physical Activity Monitor...
  65. ncbi Changes in smoking associated with an acute health event: theoretical and practical implications
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Cancer Institute of New Jersey at Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey 08103, USA
    Ann Behav Med 33:189-99. 2007
    ..Experiencing a serious adverse behavior-related consequence may motivate behavior change...
  66. ncbi The application and impact of computer-generated personalized nutrition education: a review of the literature
    J Brug
    Open University, Department of Social Sciences, P O Box 2960, 6401 Heerlen DL, Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 36:145-56. 1999
    ..Furthermore, computer-tailored nutrition education also appears to have a greater impact in motivating people to change their diet, their fat intake in particular, although at present no definite conclusions can be drawn...
  67. ncbi Do Dutch 11-12 years olds who never smoke, smoke experimentally or smoke regularly have different demographic backgrounds and perceptions of smoking?
    Marlein Ausems
    The Maastricht Health Research Institute for Prevention and Care, Netherlands School of Primary Care Research, Department of Health Education and Promotion, Faculty of Health Sciences, Maastricht Univ, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 13:160-7. 2003
    ..Most adolescent smokers start smoking before the age of twelve. Little is known about the behavioural smoking determinants of Dutch primary school children...
  68. ncbi Nutrition knowledge, food label use, and food intake patterns among Latinas with and without type 2 diabetes
    Nurgül Fitzgerald
    Family and Community Health Sciences Department, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 26 Nichol Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:960-7. 2008
    ..To examine the associations of nutrition knowledge, food label use, and food intake patterns among Latinas with and without diagnosed diabetes...
  69. ncbi Psychometric evaluation of the exercise self-efficacy scale among Korean adults with chronic diseases
    Y Shin
    Yonsei University, Wonju College of Medicine, Department of Nursing, 162 Il San-Dong, Wonju-city, Kangwon-do 220-701, Korea
    Res Nurs Health 24:68-76. 2001
    ..The exercise self-efficacy scale was shown to be a useful measure of exercise beliefs of Korean adults with chronic diseases...
  70. pmc Mediators of physical activity behavior change: a multivariate approach
    Melissa A Napolitano
    Temple University, Department of Kinesiology, USA
    Health Psychol 27:409-18. 2008
    ..5; 82% women)...
  71. ncbi Older adults with chronic disease: benefits of group-mediated counseling in the promotion of physically active lifestyles
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    Health Psychol 22:414-23. 2003
    ..Results suggest that teaching older adults to integrate physical activity into their lives via GMCB leads to better long-term outcomes than standardized exercise therapy...
  72. ncbi Readiness for return to work following injury or illness: conceptualizing the interpersonal impact of health care, workplace, and insurance factors
    Renee Louise Franche
    Institute for Work and Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Occup Rehabil 12:233-56. 2002
    ..This link between the two models needs to be empirically tested in future research...
  73. ncbi Predicting long-term maintenance of physical activity in older adults
    Edward McAuley
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Prev Med 37:110-8. 2003
    ..This study examined the utility of such variables in predicting the long-term exercise behavior of older adults...
  74. ncbi A review of the outcome expectancy construct in physical activity research
    David M Williams
    Center for Research in Health Behavior, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, VA, USA
    Ann Behav Med 29:70-9. 2005
    ..Outcome expectancy is a central construct in social cognitive models of health behavior widely used as frameworks for physical activity research...
  75. ncbi Knowledge may not be the best target for strategies to influence evidence-based practice: using psychological models to understand RCT effects
    D Bonetti
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Int J Behav Med 16:287-93. 2009
    ..Interventions to enhance the implementation of evidence-based practice have a varied success rate. This may be due to a lack of understanding of the mechanism by which interventions achieve results...
  76. ncbi Literacy and its relationship with self-efficacy, trust, and participation in medical decision making
    Darren A DeWalt
    School of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:S27-35. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between literacy and trust, self-efficacy, and participation in medical decision making in adults with diabetes...
  77. ncbi Patient predictors of alcohol treatment outcome: a systematic review
    Simon J Adamson
    National Addiction Centre Aotearoa New Zealand, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Subst Abuse Treat 36:75-86. 2009
    ..Too few studies controlled for other important predictor variables. Attempts to synthesize findings were often hampered by lack of agreement of the best measure for predictor variables...
  78. ncbi The Expert Patients Programme online, a 1-year study of an Internet-based self-management programme for people with long-term conditions
    Kate R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford Patient Education Research Center, 1000 Welch Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94306, USA
    Chronic Illn 4:247-56. 2008
    ..Evaluate the effectiveness of an online self-management programme (EPP Online) for England residents with long-term conditions...
  79. ncbi Social-cognitive predictors of health behavior: action self-efficacy and coping self-efficacy
    R Schwarzer
    Gesundeheitspsychologie, Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany
    Health Psychol 19:487-95. 2000
    ..Parameter estimates differed between samples; the importance of perceived self-efficacy increased with age and weight...
  80. ncbi Tai Chi, self-efficacy, and physical function in the elderly
    F Li
    Oregon Research Institute, Eugene, 97403, USA
    Prev Sci 2:229-39. 2001
    ..This study uncovered the need for further exploration of the relationship between exercise self-efficacy and physical function for enhancing health-related quality of life in older adults...
  81. ncbi Dynamic self-efficacy and outcome expectancies: prediction of smoking lapse and relapse
    Chad J Gwaltney
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:661-75. 2005
    ..ASE and POEs generally neither mediated nor moderated each other's effects. These data emphasize the role of dynamic factors in the relapse process...
  82. pmc Randomised controlled trial of a lay-led self-management programme for Bangladeshi patients with chronic disease
    Chris Griffiths
    Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Health, School of Health and Social Sciences, Coventry University
    Br J Gen Pract 55:831-7. 2005
    ..We report the first randomised trial of a lay-led self-management programme - the Chronic Disease Self-Management Programme (CDSMP) (Expert Patient Programme) - in a south Asian group...
  83. ncbi Prospective study on influence of psychosocial factors on glycemic control in Japanese patients with type 2 diabetes
    Rika Nakahara
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Psychosomatics 47:240-6. 2006
    ..Other psychosocial factors, including social support, diabetes-related distress, daily burden, and emotion-focused coping prospectively influenced HbA(1c) indirectly through self-efficacy...
  84. ncbi Controlled study of brief personalized assessment-feedback for drinkers interested in self-help
    T Cameron Wild
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Addiction 102:241-50. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that problem drinkers would benefit more from the intervention than individuals who were not problem drinkers...
  85. ncbi Recreational facilities and leisure-time physical activity: An analysis of moderators and self-efficacy as a mediator
    Ester Cerin
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Health Psychol 27:S126-35. 2008
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  86. pmc Family support for physical activity in girls from 8th to 12th grade in South Carolina
    Marsha Dowda
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, 921 Assembly Street, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Prev Med 44:153-9. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between perceived family support and other selected correlates of physical activity (PA) with changes in PA over time...
  87. ncbi Efficacy of the Theory of Planned Behaviour: a meta-analytic review
    C J Armitage
    Centre for Research in Social Attitudes, Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TP, UK
    Br J Soc Psychol 40:471-99. 2001
    ..This is partly attributable to a combination of poor measurement and the need for expansion of the normative component. The discussion focuses on ways in which current TPB research can be taken forward in the light of the present review...
  88. ncbi The relationship between doctors' and nurses' own weight status and their weight management practices: a systematic review
    D Q Zhu
    Second Military Medical University, School of Nursing, Shanghai, China
    Obes Rev 12:459-69. 2011
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  89. pmc Improving glycaemic control and life skills in adolescents with type 1 diabetes: a randomised, controlled intervention study using the Guided Self-Determination-Young method in triads of adolescents, parents and health care providers integrated into routi
    Gitte R Husted
    The Research Department and Paediatric Ward, Hillerød Hospital, Denmark
    BMC Pediatr 11:55. 2011
    ..Our objective is to test whether GSD-Y used in routine paediatric outpatient clinic visits will reduce haemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) concentrations and improve adolescents' life skills compared with a control group...
  90. ncbi Psychological factors discriminating between successful and unsuccessful weight loss in a behavioral exercise and nutrition education treatment
    James J Annesi
    YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta, 100 Edgewood Avenue, NE, Suite 1100, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Int J Behav Med 17:168-75. 2010
    ..Psychological and behavioral characteristics that predict success or failure with weight-loss treatments are poorly understood...
  91. ncbi Prospective study of the impact of fear of falling on activities of daily living, SF-36 scores, and nursing home admission
    R G Cumming
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M299-305. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the impact of fear of falling on the health of older people...
  92. ncbi Path analysis of exercise treatment-induced changes in psychological factors leading to weight loss
    James J Annesi
    YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta, 100 Edgewood Avenue, NE, Suite 1100, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Psychol Health 26:1081-98. 2011
    ..06; CFI = 0.97; TLI = 0.95. Associations of psychological effects linked to exercise programme participation with predictors of appropriate eating and weight loss were found, and may inform theory, research and treatments...
  93. ncbi Further validation of the 5-item Perceived Efficacy in Patient-Physician Interactions (PEPPI-5) scale in patients with osteoarthritis
    Peter M ten Klooster
    Department of Psychology, Health and Technology, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 87:125-30. 2012
    ..To examine the structural validity, internal consistency, test-retest reliability, and construct validity of the 5-item Perceived Efficacy in Patient-Physician Interactions (PEPPI-5) scale in patients with osteoarthritis (OA)...
  94. pmc Reasons for non- use of condoms and self- efficacy among female sex workers: a qualitative study in Nepal
    Laxmi Ghimire
    School of Medicine, Public Health Department, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    BMC Womens Health 11:42. 2011
    ..We assessed the non-use of condoms in sex work with intimate sex partners by female sex workers (FSWs) and the associated self-efficacy to inform the planning of STI/HIV prevention programmes in the general population...
  95. ncbi Factors associated with self-efficacy in persons with chronic illness
    Tore Bonsaksen
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Occupational Therapy, Prosthetics and Orthotics, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 53:333-9. 2012
    ..Persons with COPD may be empowered by being able to utilize cognitive coping strategies and by receiving social support...
  96. pmc Intervention-mediated effects for adult physical activity: A latent growth curve analysis
    Scott C Roesch
    San Diego State University, Psychology, 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92120, United States
    Soc Sci Med 71:494-501. 2010
    ..These findings provide some evidence that web-based self-help intervention programs worked through targeted behavior change constructs to influence physical activity levels in overweight adults...
  97. pmc The AgeWell study of behavior change to promote health and wellbeing in later life: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Linda Clare
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 2AS, UK
    Trials 13:115. 2012
    ..Lifestyle factors playing a role in the development of late-life disability may be modifiable. There is a need for robust evidence about the potential for prevention of disability through behavior change interventions...
  98. ncbi Can social cognitive theory constructs explain socio-economic variations in adolescent eating behaviours? A mediation analysis
    K Ball
    Centre for Physical Activity utrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    Health Educ Res 24:496-506. 2009
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  99. ncbi Research-based practice implications for patients with diabetes. Part II: Diabetes self-efficacy
    C F Corbett
    Intercollegiate Center for Nursing Education Washington State University College of Nursing, Spokane 99224 5291, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 17:587-96. 1999
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  100. ncbi Promoting nurses' self-efficacy: a leadership strategy to improve practice
    Milisa Manojlovich
    University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    J Nurs Adm 35:271-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the interaction between structural empowerment, nursing leadership, and self-efficacy for nursing practice, to determine if self-efficacy could contribute to more professional nursing behaviors...
  101. ncbi A course for nurses to handle difficult communication situations. A randomized controlled trial of impact on self-efficacy and performance
    Daniel Doyle
    New River Health Association, Scarbro, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 82:100-9. 2011
    ..to evaluate the impact of a communication skills course for nurses on how to handle difficult communication situations in their daily work...

Research Grants83

  1. Behavioral Activation Therapy for Rural Veterans with Diabetes and Depression
    Aanand Dinkar Naik; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..As therapists are all advanced psychology graduate students, it is unclear whether individuals without such previous training can implement the intervention. This may hamper implementation efforts. ..
  2. PS11-003 Minority AIDS Research Initiative
    BRIDGETTE MERCEDEZ BRAWNER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Given that adolescent health is imperative to public health, the proposed research is timely, innovative and bears great significance. ..
  3. Iyengar yoga for adolescents and young adults with irritable bowel syndrome
    Subhadra Evans; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Self-Determination Theory and Lifestyle Behaviors in Barrett's Esophagus Patients
    HODA J BADR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Thus, the proposed project involves a relatively small investment that could yield great progress in understanding the health promotion needs of this understudied population. ..
  5. A Mindfulness-Based Approach to the Treatment of Obesity and Diabetes
    Carla K Miller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The findings from this study will enable educators and clinicians to develop more effective education programs for adults with diabetes in both clinical and community settings. ..
  6. Improving Quality of Care in Parkinsons Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial
    KAREN ILENE CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2013
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  7. Improving Outcomes for Women with GDM and Their Infants
    Alison M Stuebe; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  8. Creation of Eating/Activity Environments by New Mothers
    Deborah Young Hyman; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  9. Web-Based Program to Improve Antidepressant Medication Adherence
    Rebekah K Hersch; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Such a program, if effective, will greatly expand access to an effective medication adherence program, thereby improving the clinical outcomes of people with depression and reducing the likelihood of depression relapse. ..
  10. Reducing Weight and Diabetes Risk in an Underserved Population
    Carla A Green; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..If the results are positive, it could help people with mental illness improve their health and reduce their diabetes risk. ..
  11. Mission Reconnect: Promoting Resilience and Reintegration of Post-Deployment Vete
    Janet Kahn; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Product. Mission Reconnect is an integrated multimedia program deliverable over the Internet and mobile devices, and hard copy (DVD, CD, manual). ..
  12. Virtual World Health Behavior Counseling for Patients with Diabetes
    JOHN MOORE contact WIECHA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  13. Outcomes of Community Naturopathic Medical Care for Type 2 Diabetes
    Daniel C Cherkin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If the results of this observational study are promising, a randomized controlled trial evaluating naturopathic care for diabetes will be proposed. ..
  14. Developing Radiological Risk Communication Materials for Low-Literacy Populations
    SARAH B BASS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..for those with low literacy increases overall understanding of RTEs as well as eases fear and increases self efficacy compared to existing risk messages, and 2...
  15. Take Heart: Exercise & Diet Intervention for Heart Failure in Cancer Survivors
    ELIE MOUHAYAR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Furthermore, an effective intervention for heart failure may help survivors tolerate higher, more therapeutic doses of treatment or enable them to be re-treated with effective but cardiotoxic drugs should they experience a recurrence. ..
  16. Enhancing cancer outreach for low-income adults with innovative smoking cessation
    Damon J Vidrine; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The treatments will include components such as brief advice to quit, nicotine patch, written materials, motivational interviewing/health feedback counseling, text/pix messaging, and proactive cell phone counseling. ..
  17. Evaluation of Cardiovascular Outcomes Among Childhood Cancer Survivors
    Melissa M Hudson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We expect the intervention to increase childhood cancer survivors'CV screening adherence, and therefore potentially significantly modify the morbidity and mortality of CV disease in this at-risk population. ..
  18. Distress Tolerance Treatment for Weight Concern in Smoking Cessation Among Women
    Erika Litvin Bloom; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Based on the outcomes of this RCT, DT-W will be further refined and Dr. Litvin will develop and submit an R01 application to evaluate the efficacy of DT-W in a larger scale clinical trial. ..
  19. Mothers in Motion Program to Prevent Weight Gain in Overweight/Obese WIC Mothers
    Mei Wei Chang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., OB/GYN offices), and other settings (e.g., Community Health Centers) that promote healthy lifestyles for similar target audiences. We also anticipate a concomitant benefit on childhood obesity. ..
  20. Tai Chi after Pulmonary Rehabilitation in Patients with COPD: A Randomized Trial
    Gloria Y Yeh; Fiscal Year: 2013
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  21. The impact of genetic testing for type 2 diabetes on health behaviors
    William S Yancy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We also expect that the CR+G intervention will be more cost effective than the CR intervention. ..
  22. Efficacy of Resistance Training as an Aid To Smoking Cessation Treatment
    Joseph T Ciccolo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Finally, we will explore whether gender moderates the effect of treatment on smoking outcome, or on any of the other dependent variables (e.g., mechanisms of action, biological markers, fitness, exercise behavior). ..
  23. Statewide Intervention to Reduce Early Mortality in Persons with Mental Illness
    Stephen J Bartels; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We propose to track the outcomes of this state program so that useful lessons can be drawn for similar, future efforts in other states. ..
  24. Preventing Postpartum Smoking Relapse: A C-SHIP Based Text Messaging Intervention
    Suzanne M Miller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The intervention has the potential for wide-scale dissemination into the current care infrastructure, as it is evidence-based, highly transportable, and low-cost. ..
  25. Peer groups for healthy pregnancy &HIV prevention for young Malawian women
    Kathleen F Norr; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  26. An Individually-Tailored Mammography Screening Intervention for Chinese Americans
    Tsu Yin Wu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If the program is shown to be successful, the intervention strategies may serve as a model with other Asian Americans and minority groups, and also improve the utilization of other types of cancer screening tests as well. ..
  27. Mothers and Others: Family-based Obesity Prevention for Infants and Toddlers
    Margaret E Bentley; Fiscal Year: 2013
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  28. Self Regulation and Physical Activity Adherence in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    ERIN ALEXIS OLSON; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Addressing the problem of exercise adherence in this population could significantly improve the current and future health status of individuals with T2DM as well as reduce the societal burden. ..
  29. A Multimedia Depression Amelioration Program for Family Dementia Caregivers
    John R Seeley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Given the evidence that psycho educational and cognitive-behavioral approaches are effective for addressing caregiver depression, there is a critical need to develop a program that can be easily implemented and widely disseminated. ..
  30. Coaching Parents to Manage Youth Stress through Recreation and Culture
    Howard C Stevenson; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  31. Adapting Hypertension and Diabetes Guides for Hard-to-Reach African American Men
    Jennifer L Lauby; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  32. Sexual Health among Low-Income Female CSWs in China
    JENNIFER ZHIHUAN HUANG BOUEY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..g., perceived STI risk, self efficacy of consistent condom use, outcome expectancy of condom use) and contextual social cultural factors (e...
  33. Prevenitng HIV/STIs in Central Indian High Risk Women: A Pilot Intervention
    Thomas L Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..g., self efficacy for negotiating safer sex)...
  34. Physical Telerahabilitation in Veterans with Multiple Sclerosis
    MITCHELL TAYLOR WALLIN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The PI and co- PI are on staff at the MSCoE-East and this innovative project will provide information on rehabilitation outcomes and ways to improve access and delivery of rehabilitation services. ..
  35. Using Community Based Participatory Research to Improve Health in Children
    LUISA contact SEIJO MALDONADO; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..variables in 3rd to 6th graders: attitudes, self-esteem, acceptance or lack of acceptance of body size, and self efficacy;and in adults we will measure stigmatization...
  36. RCT of Two Speed of Processing Modes to Prevent Cognitive Decline in Older Adults
    FREDRIC DAVID WOLINSKY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  37. Improving the Self-Efficacy of African American Parents in Infant Supine Sleep
    Kathryn L Moseley; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We hypothesize that 1) parents who receive the intervention will keep their infants sleeping supine at a higher rate than control group parents, and 2) this effect is enhanced when the physician-model is race-concordant. ..
  38. A Web Based Self Management Intervention for Intermittent Urinary Catheter Use
    Mary H Wilde; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., UTI, urine leakage), CIC self- management, CIC self-efficacy, health related expenditures and quality of life. Information from this study will be used to modify the Internet application for a future Phase 2 trial in a larger study. ..
  39. Health Promotion and Fitness for Younger and Older Adults With SMI
    Stephen J Bartels; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The potential downstream impact on morbidity and mortality has public health implications for large numbers of persons with SMI. ..
  40. Birth Outcomes Among Adolescents
    EMILY WHEELER HARVILLE; Fiscal Year: 2012
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  41. Pediatrician Advice, Family Counseling, &SHS Reduction for Underserved Children
    Stephen J Lepore; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Findings from mediator and moderator aims will inform theory and future directions in this field by identifying how and for whom the intervention works. ..
  42. Interactive Web Program and Health Coaching for Prehypertensive Adults
    AMELIA J BIRNEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  43. Digital Star: HIV Prevention for Youth in Mental Health Treatment
    Josh S Spitalnick; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..greater risk is due to multiple factors including cognitive misperceptions, affect dysregulation, and less self efficacy. The numerous adolescents who receive mental health treatment do so in a variety of settings such as day ..
  44. Reducing Asthma Morbidity in High Risk Minority Preschool Children
    Cynthia S Rand; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  45. Meta-Analysis of Biobehavioral Determinants of Health Outcomes in Type 2 Diabetes
    Sharon A Brown; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The information obtained will inform clinical guidelines so that clinicians can effectively address the growing global diabetes epidemic. ..
  46. Can the Sunshine Vitamin Improve Mood and Self-Management in Women with Diabetes?
    Sue M Penckofer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Thus, the potential for using this therapy is highly significant fr women with type 2 diabetes and other chronic populations who suffer from symptoms of depression which significantly impacts the self-management of their health. ..
  47. Treatment of Cocaine Addiction with Integrative Meditation
    Kevin W Chen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Therefore, if the study verifies its efficacy and feasibility, IM may become an important cost- effective tool in the field of addiction treatment. ..
  48. Personalized Treatment with Pharmacotherapy and CBT for Moderate Problem Drinking
    Andrew C Chen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  49. Physical Activity Behavior Among Midlife South Asian Indian Immigrants
    MANJU NARESH DANIEL; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Findings will provide guidance in developing culturally relevant strategies for increasing physical activity and decreasing health disparities in SAIs. ..
  50. Chicago Westside Partnership for Children's Asthma Initiative (CWPC-AI)
    Steven Whitman; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  51. Meditation and Exercise for Preventing Acute Respiratory Infection (MEPARI-2)
    Bruce P Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Generalized estimating equations, random-effects pattern-mixture models, and hierarchical linear models will be used to assess longitudinal effects, interactions, and covariate mediation. ..
  52. Enhancing Kidney Donation Through Live Organ Video Educated Donors (LOVED)
    Frank A Treiber; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..II = 24 PDs who did not complete screening) to assess program acceptability, feasibility, changes in self efficacy and attitudes...
  53. A Transgenerational e-Intervention for Gestational Diabetics and their Offspring
    Wanda K Nicholson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..If effective, our intervention could significanty change how GDM is currently treated in clinical practice. ..
  54. CKD awareness and self-management: Interventions for Safety-Net Patients
    Delphine Tuot; Fiscal Year: 2013
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  55. A Social Ecological Based Smoking Cessation Intervention in Public Housing
    Jeannette O Andrews; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Demonstrating success with this socio-cultural, multi-level approach may lead to wide-scale dissemination and adoption, and decrease disparities of tobacco-related morbidity and mortality in AA females. ..
  56. Prevention of Dental Caries in Early Head Start Children
    RICHARD GARY ROZIER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The result of successful implementation of preventive dental programs should be less disease and improved quality of life among children and their families. ..
  57. MyHealthPortal: Using An Electronic Portal To Empower Patients With Breast Cancer
    Kuang Yi Wen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Wen with substantial experience conducting rigorous health care system quality improvement research through the utilization of health information technology and facilitate her development of advanced interdisciplinary skills. ..
  58. Promoting Physical Activity in Older Adults with Comorbidity
    ELIZABETH ANN SCHLENK; Fiscal Year: 2013
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  59. Multi-factorial Intervention to Slow Progression of Diabetic Kidney Disease
    Uptal D Patel; Fiscal Year: 2013
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  60. Development of a Tai Chi Program to Overcome Barriers to Cardiac Rehabilitation
    Elena Salmoirago-Blotcher; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Lastly, (aim 3) the investigative team will make the final adjustments to the Tai Chi intervention protocol based on findings from the dosing study and will finalize the design of the future RCT. ..
  61. Medical Student Education on Alcohol Abuse and Dependence
    T Tanner; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..There is much that a student can learn from this topic and apply to better the health of their patients. ..
  62. Using Ecolog. Momentary Assess. To Examine Pain & Smoking In Head & Neck Cancer P
    CHO YAN LAM; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Furthermore, study personnel will assess participants'smoking abstinence and administer breath and saliva cotinine tests to confirm self-reported abstinence. ..
  63. Harnessing Health IT for Self-Management Support and Medication Activation in a M
    Dean Schillinger; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  64. Reducing Obesity & Diabetes in High Risk Youth
    ROBIN G WHITTEMORE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Data on health behaviors, weight and height to calculate BMI, self efficacy, and satisfaction will be collected online at baseline, 3, and 6 months...
  65. The Role of Social Relationships and Self-Efficacy in Diabetes Management
    LINDA WRAY; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  66. Interactive ELSI Curriculum for Primary Care Residents
    Michael Wilkes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Finally, we have experience, resources, motivation and programmatic support to successfully develop, implement and evaluate this ELSI curriculum. ..
  67. TAHLC:Texting to promote Adolescent Health Liaisons & Chronic disease Management
    Jeannie S Huang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will be among the first to address the essential research question of what is needed to improve disease self-management among and how healthcare systems can better engage youth affected by chronic disease. ..
  68. Obesity Education Campaign - a multimedia resource for parents and significant ca
    HENRY WATTS; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  69. A+ Asthma Rural Partnership
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The findings of this study will be important to clinicians, researchers, and health policy makers. ..
  70. STRATEGIES TO REDUCE HIV SEXUAL RISK PRACTICES
    Robert Freeman; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..C., it is also a multi-site IRPG study. Data from Washington. D.C. will be combined with data from six other participating sites to increase the statistical power of all phases and the generalizability of findings generated by the study. ..
  71. "Strength training, Self-efficacy, and Function in Blacks with Prostate Cancer."
    Bernard Hurley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..7. ..
  72. Enhancing Pediatric Psycho Pharmacology in the Medical Home
    PETER SCOTT JENSEN; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  73. Korean Immigrants & Mammography-Culture-Specific Health Intervention (KIM-CHI)
    Eunice E Lee; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  74. Reducing Adverse Self-Medication Behaviors in Older Adults with Hypertension
    Patricia Neafsey; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Healthcare utilization will be compared between the 2 groups after 52 weeks and a cost-benefit analysis conducted. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  75. Web-Based Respiratory Education About Tobacco and Health
    Judith Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Reducing children's exposure to ETS will lead to improved health and reduce the economic burden on the pediatric healthcare system. ..
  76. Couples and Cancer: Building Partner Efficacy in Caring
    William Collinge; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  77. SBIR PHASE I TOPIC #177: ENHANCING THE QUALITY OF INTER
    T Tanner; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  78. Effects of Media on Adolescent AIDS-Related Behavior
    Martin Fishbein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In summary, this research uses a theoretically grounded, methodologically sound approach to more fully examine the relationships between media exposure and AIDS-related sexual behavior. ..
  79. HIV PREVENTION AMONG CULTURALLY DIVERSE AT-RISK COUPLES
    Dianne Harrison; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Results from this study will contribute to the existing. but limited data base. regarding effective strategies targeted at couples for preventing the spread of HIV infection among culturally diverse coupled a- risk for HIV/AIDS. ..
  80. HIV and Sober Intimate Behavior (HSIB)
    GERARDINE WURZBURG; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  81. Upper Body Strength Training in COPD
    Janet Larson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This is important because people with COPD experience exacerbations that adversely affect adherence. Previous research in this area does not address the effect of multiple weight lifting exercises and long-term adherence...
  82. Contingency Management for Smoking in Substance Abusers
    Sheila Alessi; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  83. MENTAL HEALTH AND BEHAVIOR IN ADOLESCENT STD PREVENTION
    Lydia Shrier; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....