professional role

Summary

Summary: The expected function of a member of a particular profession.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The reprofessionalisation of community pharmacy? An exploration of attitudes to extended roles for community pharmacists amongst pharmacists and General Practioners in the United Kingdom
    J Edmunds
    Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, University of Cambridge, UK
    Soc Sci Med 53:943-55. 2001
  2. 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
  3. ncbi Dynamic professional boundaries in the healthcare workforce
    Susan A Nancarrow
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Sheffield, ICOSS, 219 Portobello Road, Sheffield S1 4DP, UK
    Sociol Health Illn 27:897-919. 2005
  4. ncbi Sensitivity of patient outcomes to pharmacist interventions. Part II: Systematic review and meta-analysis in hypertension management
    Marcio Machado
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 41:1770-81. 2007
  5. ncbi A behavioral and systems view of professionalism
    Cara S Lesser
    Foundation Programs, American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    JAMA 304:2732-7. 2010
  6. ncbi Outcomes of pharmacist-managed diabetes care services in a community health center
    David M Scott
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 63:2116-22. 2006
  7. ncbi Interdisciplinary collaboration for healthcare professionals
    Lori Fewster-Thuente
    Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 32:40-8. 2008
  8. ncbi Impact of a pharmacist-facilitated hospital discharge program: a quasi-experimental study
    Paul C Walker
    College of Pharmacy, The University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, UH B2D301, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5008, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:2003-10. 2009
  9. ncbi Community health workers and the response to HIV/AIDS in South Africa: tensions and prospects
    Helen Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, PO Box 1038, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 23:179-87. 2008
  10. ncbi Screening and brief interventions for alcohol: attitudes, knowledge and experience of community pharmacists in Auckland, New Zealand
    Janie Sheridan
    The School of Pharmacy, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:380-7. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Providers' Views of the Roles of Medical Interpreters
    I LING HSIEH; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOME
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2010
  3. ENGAGEMENT OF PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. The impact of dental education on health disparities
    JOZEF WELIE; Fiscal Year: 2003
  5. The Role of Daily Spirituality in the Disease Process
    George Fitchett; Fiscal Year: 2006
  6. Patient Visits to Physician Offices and/or Emergency Rooms for Dental Problems
    Leonard Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2007
  7. Toothache Pain: Sources of Care and Self-Remedies
    Leonard Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2005
  8. Scientific Advances in CAM by Allied Health and Nursing
    Riva Touger Decker; Fiscal Year: 2003
  9. Patient and family participation in hospice team meeting
    Debra Parker Oliver; Fiscal Year: 2007
  10. Prophylactic Mastectomy: The Patient Experience
    ANDREA PATENAUDE; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications243 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The reprofessionalisation of community pharmacy? An exploration of attitudes to extended roles for community pharmacists amongst pharmacists and General Practioners in the United Kingdom
    J Edmunds
    Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, University of Cambridge, UK
    Soc Sci Med 53:943-55. 2001
    ..Moreover, they are held back by internal occupational divisions particularly between retail pharmacists and employee pharmacists, with the former being the most insecure...
  2. 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...
  3. ncbi Dynamic professional boundaries in the healthcare workforce
    Susan A Nancarrow
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Sheffield, ICOSS, 219 Portobello Road, Sheffield S1 4DP, UK
    Sociol Health Illn 27:897-919. 2005
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  4. ncbi Sensitivity of patient outcomes to pharmacist interventions. Part II: Systematic review and meta-analysis in hypertension management
    Marcio Machado
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 41:1770-81. 2007
    ..Hypertension is a major health concern worldwide due to its deleterious impact. Few studies have quantitatively assessed pharmacists' interventions in hypertensive patients...
  5. ncbi A behavioral and systems view of professionalism
    Cara S Lesser
    Foundation Programs, American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    JAMA 304:2732-7. 2010
    ..This perspective on professionalism provides an opportunity to improve the delivery of health care through education and system-level reform...
  6. ncbi Outcomes of pharmacist-managed diabetes care services in a community health center
    David M Scott
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 63:2116-22. 2006
    ..The outcomes of pharmacist-managed diabetes care services in a community health center were studied...
  7. ncbi Interdisciplinary collaboration for healthcare professionals
    Lori Fewster-Thuente
    Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 32:40-8. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi Impact of a pharmacist-facilitated hospital discharge program: a quasi-experimental study
    Paul C Walker
    College of Pharmacy, The University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, UH B2D301, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5008, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:2003-10. 2009
    ..Our objectives were to characterize medication discrepancies at hospital discharge and test the effects of a pharmacist intervention on health care utilization following discharge...
  9. ncbi Community health workers and the response to HIV/AIDS in South Africa: tensions and prospects
    Helen Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, PO Box 1038, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 23:179-87. 2008
    ..worker, relationships with professionals) associated with previous national CHW programmes, and we discuss prospects for sustainability in the light of the new policy context...
  10. ncbi Screening and brief interventions for alcohol: attitudes, knowledge and experience of community pharmacists in Auckland, New Zealand
    Janie Sheridan
    The School of Pharmacy, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:380-7. 2008
    ..This role has not been taken up by community pharmacists. This study aimed to explore attitudes, knowledge, barriers and incentives towards involvement of community pharmacists in New Zealand with problem drinkers...
  11. ncbi The physiotherapy experience in private practice: the patients' perspective
    Margaret Potter
    School of Human Movement and Exercise Science, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009
    Aust J Physiother 49:195-202. 2003
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  12. ncbi Use of community health workers in research with ethnic minority women
    Jeannette O Andrews
    Medical College of Georgia, Department of Nursing Science, EB 204, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:358-65. 2004
    ..To explore roles and effectiveness of community health workers in research with ethnic minority women in the United States (US)...
  13. pmc Patient self-management and pharmacist-led patient self-management in Hong Kong: a focus group study from different healthcare professionals' perspectives
    Fiona Y Y Wong
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT Hong Kong
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:121. 2011
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  14. ncbi Sensitivity of patient outcomes to pharmacist interventions. Part I: systematic review and meta-analysis in diabetes management
    Marcio Machado
    Facultad de Ciencias Quimicas y Farmaceuticas, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Ann Pharmacother 41:1569-82. 2007
    ..Pharmacists participate in managing diabetes therapy. Despite many reviews, few have quantified the impact of pharmacists' interventions...
  15. ncbi Practicing health promotion through pharmacy counseling activities
    Ashish Chandra
    Graduate School of Management, Marshall University Graduate College, South Charleston, West Virginia, USA
    Health Promot Pract 4:64-71. 2003
    ..Some hypothetical scenarios and examples, as well as models, are also provided to demonstrate active health promotion through pharmacist counseling activities...
  16. ncbi Drug errors: what role do nurses and pharmacists have in minimizing the risk?
    J Guy
    J Child Health Care 7:277-90. 2003
    ..It also identifies the need for adequate training for nursing and medical staff, along with system changes, in order to minimize the risk of medication errors...
  17. ncbi The contribution of new social science research to patient safety
    John Ovretveit
    Karolinska Institutet, The Nordic School of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 69:1780-3. 2009
    ..It highlights areas which this research needs to address in its methods, presentation, and subjects studied...
  18. ncbi Pharmacist collaborative management of poorly controlled diabetes mellitus: a randomized controlled trial
    John P Jameson
    Ferris State University, Grand Rapids, MI 40503, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:250-5. 2010
    ..To investigate the effect of pharmacist management of poorly controlled diabetes mellitus in a community-based primary care group...
  19. ncbi Professional role and identity in a changing society: three paradoxes in Swedish midwives' experiences
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Midwifery 25:373-81. 2009
    to explore how experienced midwives understand and experience their professional role and identity after the continuing changes that have taken place within their working domain over the last 20-25 years.
  20. ncbi Health professionals' enactment of their accountability obligations: doing the best they can
    Andrew R Freeman
    Universite Laval, Pavillon Ferdinand Vandry, 1050 avenue de la Medecine, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 69:1063-71. 2009
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  21. ncbi Maintaining equilibrium in professional role identity: a grounded theory study of health visitors' perceptions of their changing professional practice context
    Alison I Machin
    School of Health Community and Education Studies, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Adv Nurs 68:1526-37. 2012
    ..This article reports the study of a group of United Kingdom health visitors' interactions with their changing practice context, focusing on role identity and influences on its stability...
  22. ncbi Beyond strategy: exploring the brokerage role of facilities manager in hospitals
    H K S Heng
    Faculty of Built Environment, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Health Organ Manag 19:16-31. 2005
    ..Strategic brokerage is the term coined by Akhaghi to explain the integration of a wide range of support services to ensure the effective operation of the core business of an organization...
  23. pmc The physician's professional role in end-of-life decision-making: voices of racially and ethnically diverse physicians
    Ursula K Braun
    Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, The Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Department of Veteran Affairs, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 80:3-9. 2010
    ..We aimed to describe values and beliefs guiding physicians' EOL decision-making and explore the relationship between physicians' race/ethnicity and their decision-making...
  24. ncbi Pharmacist membership in a medical group's diabetes health management program
    Amie D Brooks
    Division of Pharmacy Practice, St Louis College of Pharmacy, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 64:617-21. 2007
    ..An evaluation of the effectiveness of a program at achieving improved glycemic control, lipid levels, and adherence to preventive care measures in diabetes mellitus patients was conducted...
  25. ncbi Medical doctors' perceptions and expectations of the role of hospital pharmacists in Sudan
    Abdelmoneim Awad
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, PO Box 24923, Safat, 13110, Kuwait
    Pharm World Sci 29:557-64. 2007
    ..To investigate medical practitioners' perceptions, expectations and experience with the role of hospital-based pharmacists in Sudan...
  26. ncbi The pharmaceutical care of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Anna Paula de Sá Borges
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmaceutical Science of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo USP, Avenida do Café, S N, Ribeirao Preto, SP, 14040 903, Brazil
    Pharm World Sci 32:730-6. 2010
    ..To evaluate the efficiency of pharmaceutical care on the control of clinical parameters, such as fasting glycaemia and glycosylated haemoglobin in patients with Type 2 Diabetes mellitus...
  27. pmc Exploring consumer and pharmacist views on the professional role of the pharmacist with respect to natural health products: a study of focus groups
    Della Kwan
    1Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:40. 2008
    ..In this paper, consumers' and practicing pharmacists' perceptions of pharmacists' professional responsibilities with respect to NHPs are examined...
  28. ncbi Describing physiotherapy interventions in an emergency department setting: an observational pilot study
    Sophie Anaf
    James Cook University, Discipline of Physiotherapy, School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia
    Accid Emerg Nurs 15:34-9. 2007
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  29. ncbi Availability of medical abortion pills and the role of chemists: a study from Bihar and Jharkhand, India
    Bela Ganatra
    Research and Policy for Asia, Ipas, Pune, India
    Reprod Health Matters 13:65-74. 2005
    ..Better adherence to existing regulations for all prescription drugs is important, but the best course is to increase the availability of low-cost, safe abortion services at primary care level...
  30. ncbi Health promotion and education activities of community pharmacists in Kuwait
    Abdelmoneim Awad
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, P O Box 24923, Safat, 13110, Kuwait
    Pharm World Sci 32:146-53. 2010
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  31. ncbi Impact of pharmaceutical care on health outcomes in patients with COPD
    Anan S Jarab
    Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Al Zaytoonah University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan
    Int J Clin Pharm 34:53-62. 2012
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  32. ncbi The good engineer: giving virtue its due in engineering ethics
    Charles E Harris
    Philosophy Department, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4237, USA
    Sci Eng Ethics 14:153-64. 2008
    ..Finally, the importance of the humanities and social sciences in promoting these virtues suggests that these disciplines are crucial in the professional education of engineers...
  33. pmc Views and experiences of IRBs concerning research integrity
    Robert Klitzman
    Bioethics Program at Columbia University, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 39:513-28. 2011
    ..IRBs' roles are often indirect, and not fully systematic, raising questions of whether these functions should be enhanced, and if so, to what degree, and how. These areas require heightened investigation and discussion...
  34. ncbi A survey of community pharmacists on prevention of HIV and hepatitis B and C: current practice and attitudes in Grampian
    Lorna Watson
    Department of Public Health, Grampian Health Board, 2 Eday Road, Aberdeen AB15 6RE
    J Public Health Med 25:13-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the activity, knowledge and attitudes of community pharmacists in Grampian in prevention of HIV and hepatitis B and C...
  35. ncbi Sensitivity of patient outcomes to pharmacist interventions. Part III: systematic review and meta-analysis in hyperlipidemia management
    Marcio Machado
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 42:1195-207. 2008
    ..Multidisciplinary interventions, including those performed by pharmacists, are important for improving patients' outcomes...
  36. ncbi Expanding roles in orthopaedic care: a comparison of physiotherapist and orthopaedic surgeon recommendations for triage
    Crystal MacKay
    Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit ACREU, Toronto Western Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:178-83. 2009
    ..A secondary objective was to examine their recommendations for non-surgical management and agreement on clinical diagnosis...
  37. pmc The ethics of dietary supplements and natural health products in pharmacy practice: a systematic documentary analysis
    Heather Boon
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Pharm Pract 17:31-8. 2009
    ..This study was designed to identify how the pharmacist's role with respect to natural health products and dietary supplements is portrayed in the literature...
  38. ncbi Pharmacy in Kuwait
    Lloyd Matowe
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:1591-2. 2003
  39. ncbi Testing Twigg and Atkin's typology of caring: a study of primary care professionals' perceptions of dementia care using a modified focus group method
    Jill Manthorpe
    Social Care Workforce Research Unit, King s College, London, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 11:477-85. 2003
    ..It is argued that professional assumptions about family members' roles when dementia is recently recognised among older people expand definitions of carers, but still confirm their instrumental role...
  40. ncbi Interventions of hospital pharmacists in improving drug therapy in children: a systematic literature review
    Navneet Sanghera
    The School of Pharmacy, Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, Institute of Child Health, University of London, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, England
    Drug Saf 29:1031-47. 2006
    ..On the basis of this review, we can conclude that pharmacist reviewing of medication charts is very important in identifying medication errors; hence, it is likely to be the most effective method of improving drug therapy in children...
  41. pmc Perceptions, use and attitudes of pharmacy customers on complementary medicines and pharmacy practice
    Lesley A Braun
    Cardiothoracic Surgical Research Unit, Department of Surgery, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Complement Altern Med 10:38. 2010
    ..This study explores pharmacy customer use, attitudes and perceptions of complementary medicines, and their expectations of pharmacists as they relate to these products...
  42. ncbi Evaluation of a training and communication-network nephrology program for community pharmacists
    Lyne Lalonde
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pharm World Sci 30:924-33. 2008
    ..The program comprises a training workshop, communication-network program and consultation service...
  43. ncbi Effects of pharmacist outpatient interventions on adults with diabetes mellitus: a systematic review
    Deborah P Wubben
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53792 5148, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 28:421-36. 2008
    ..Prospective assessments of the comparable efficacy of pharmacists to improve diabetes outcomes through self-management education and pharmacologic management are recommended...
  44. ncbi Integration of a primary healthcare pharmacist
    Lynette Kolodziejak
    Pharmacy Department, Pasqua Hospital, Regina Qu Appelle Health Region, 4101 Dewdney Avenue, Regina, SK S4T 1A5, Canada
    J Interprof Care 24:274-84. 2010
    ..Pharmacists desiring to be involved in primary healthcare teams can follow this template to assist them with integration...
  45. ncbi Physicians' perceptions and expectations of pharmacists' professional duties in government hospitals in Kuwait
    L Matowe
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, Safat
    Med Princ Pract 15:185-9. 2006
    ..The objectives of this study were to evaluate the perceptions, expectations and experience of physicians with hospital-based pharmacists in Kuwait...
  46. ncbi A framework for the development and implementation of an advanced practice role for physiotherapists that improves access and quality of care for patients
    Susan Robarts
    Holland Orthopaedic and Arthritic Centre of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Healthc Q 11:67-75. 2008
    ..Benefits include an improved assessment process, enhanced education across the care continuum and improved coordination and delivery of services...
  47. pmc Roles and responsibilities of pharmacists with respect to natural health products: key informant interviews
    Shade Olatunde
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, 144 College Street, Room 635, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3M2, Canada
    Res Social Adm Pharm 6:63-9. 2010
    ..Although many pharmacies sell natural health products (NHPs), there is no clear definition as to the roles and responsibilities (if any) of pharmacists with respect to these products...
  48. ncbi Post-discharge medication reviews for patients with heart failure: a pilot study
    Anne Ponniah
    University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Pharm World Sci 30:810-5. 2008
    ..Patients with heart failure are prone to medication misadventure due to polypharmacy, inappropriate medication use and frequent readmissions...
  49. ncbi Clinical pharmacists' role in improving osteoporosis treatment rates among elderly patients with untreated atraumatic fractures
    T Ann Nadrash
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado Arapahoe Medical Office, Centennial, CO 80122, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 42:334-40. 2008
    ..Missed opportunities for osteoporosis detection and treatment following fractures, especially in the elderly, are common. Clinical pharmacy specialist (CPS) intervention may positively impact this deficiency...
  50. ncbi Pharmacists' smoking cessation practices: relationship to their knowledge and skills, attitudes, and perceptions of roles
    Mary Jane Ashley
    Ontario Tobacco Research Unit, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 46:729-37. 2006
    ..To assess factors associated with pharmacists' practices regarding patients' smoking and smoking cessation...
  51. pmc Public perception on the role of community pharmacists in self-medication and self-care in Hong Kong
    Joyce H You
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 11:19. 2011
    ..This study was to examine Hong Kong public knowledge, attitudes and behaviours regarding self-medication, self-care and the role of pharmacists in self-care...
  52. ncbi Pharmacist prescribing in the UK - a literature review of current practice and research
    A P Tonna
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health and Social Care, The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK
    J Clin Pharm Ther 32:545-56. 2007
    ..To review the research literature to date on pharmacist prescribing in the United Kingdom (UK) and to explore the main areas of care and practice settings including any benefits and limitations...
  53. ncbi Two-year changes in bone mineral density and T scores in patients treated at a pharmacist-run teriparatide clinic
    Jeffrey S Stroup
    University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74127, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 27:779-88. 2007
    ..To determine changes in bone mineral density (BMD) and T scores of patients after 2 years of teriparatide therapy, and to determine the number of fractures that occurred during therapy...
  54. ncbi Point-of-care monitoring of anticoagulant therapy by rural community pharmacists: description of successful outcomes
    Shane L Jackson
    Tasmanian School of Pharmacy, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania 7001, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 12:197-200. 2004
    ..Innovative service delivery models like these are needed to meet the needs of the increasing number of rural Australians requiring warfarin therapy...
  55. ncbi Setting and maintaining professional role boundaries: an educational strategy
    Gillian E White
    School of Health Sciences, Massey University, Wellington, New Zealand
    Med Educ 38:903-10. 2004
    ..To develop and evaluate a programme focused on assisting medical students in setting and maintaining social and sexual boundaries, within their training and in future medical practice...
  56. ncbi Evaluation of compliance with osteoporosis treatment guidelines after initiation of a pharmacist-run osteoporosis service at a family medicine clinic
    Larissa N Hall
    Department of Pharmacy and Clinical Sciences Family Medicine, South Carolina College of Pharmacy, Medical University of South Carolina Campus, Charleston, SC, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 43:1781-6. 2009
    ..Pharmacists have been pivotal in management of other disease states, and a multidisciplinary approach to osteoporosis management may improve patient outcomes...
  57. ncbi Activities and perceptions of pharmacists providing tobacco control services in community pharmacy in Thailand
    Chuanchom Thananithisak
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Naresuan University, Phitsanulok, Thailand
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:921-5. 2008
    ..Most of them perceived the significance of tobacco control activities. However, several barriers were also reported and need to be addressed further...
  58. ncbi Role exchange in medical interpretation
    Kari White
    Population Research Center, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712 0544, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:482-93. 2009
    ..role; and taking other non-interpretive roles such as socializing with mothers or acting in one's alternate professional role. These behaviors occurred frequently among both types of interpreters while the provider was actively ..
  59. ncbi Is long-term pharmacist-managed anticoagulation service efficient? A pragmatic randomized controlled trial
    Lyne Lalonde
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am Heart J 156:148-54. 2008
    ..This may be as effective as and less expensive than long-term PMAS follow-up...
  60. ncbi The use of nonprescription medicines among elderly patients with chronic illness and their need for pharmacist interventions
    Kyrillos Guirguis
    Outreach Medication Review OMR Program, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Consult Pharm 25:433-9. 2010
    ..This study examines the prevalence of OTC/CM products used among chronically ill elderly patients and the types of pharmacist interventions the patients need. Gender differences were also investigated...
  61. ncbi A new method for evaluating the quality of medical interpretation
    M Barton Laws
    Latin American Health Institute, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    Med Care 42:71-80. 2004
    ..To develop and implement a method to evaluate the quality of medical interpretation in a pediatric outpatient setting and explore the patterns and correlates of errors and failures in translation...
  62. ncbi Pharmaceutical care model for patients with type 2 diabetes: integration of the community pharmacist into the diabetes team--a pilot study
    Joel Wermeille
    Pharmacy Service, Hôpital du Jura bernois SA, Rue Beausite 49, 2740 Moutier, Switzerland
    Pharm World Sci 26:18-25. 2004
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and impact of a structured approach for community pharmacist input as a member of the multidisciplinary team caring for patients with type-2 diabetes and health professional providing advice on medication...
  63. pmc Does GPs' self-perception of their professional role correspond to their social self-image?--a qualitative study from Germany
    Iris Natanzon
    Competence Centre of General Practice, Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 11:10. 2010
    ..of the study is to analyse potential discrepancies between general practitioners' self-perception of their professional role and their social self-image in relation to medical specialists and to identify potential barriers that might ..
  64. ncbi Measuring the effectiveness of faculty mentoring relationships
    Ronald A Berk
    Johns Hopkins University, School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Acad Med 80:66-71. 2005
    ..Directions for future research are suggested...
  65. pmc Fostering professionalism in medical education: a call for improved assessment and meaningful incentives
    William H Shrank
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, CA 90073, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:887-92. 2004
    ..The third-year medicine clerkship provides an ideal opportunity for clinician-educators to play a leading role in evaluating, rewarding, and ultimately fostering professionalism in medical school graduates...
  66. ncbi Evaluation of pharmacist clinical interventions in a Dutch hospital setting
    Liesbeth Bosma
    Hospital Pharmacy, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Pharm World Sci 30:31-8. 2008
    ..Assessing the relevance of a clinically active pharmacist method compared to the traditional working method...
  67. ncbi Preferences of community pharmacists for extended roles in primary care: a survey and discrete choice experiment
    Anthony Scott
    Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pharmacoeconomics 25:783-92. 2007
    ..This contract encourages greater involvement in medicines management and other clinical cognitive roles, whilst retaining a supply function...
  68. pmc Role of the clinical tutor
    J de Caestecker
    Glenfield Hospital, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, UK
    Postgrad Med J 78:639-40. 2002
  69. ncbi The impact of smoking-cessation intervention by multiple health professionals
    Lawrence C An
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:54-60. 2008
    ..Smokers have contact with many different types of health professionals. The impact of tobacco intervention by multiple types of heath professionals is not known...
  70. ncbi Graduate entry medicine: curriculum considerations
    Yvonne H Carter
    Institute of Clinical Education, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry
    Clin Med 7:253-6. 2007
    ..Graduate entry courses have been at the forefront of curriculum planning for new professionalism in doctors...
  71. ncbi Viewpoint: leaving the "empty glass" of problem-based learning behind: new assumptions and a revised model for case study in preclinical medical education
    Paul F Shanley
    State University of New York Upstate Medical University College of Medicine, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
    Acad Med 82:479-85. 2007
    ..The author argues that, contrary to the claims of proponents, the glass is "mostly empty" for PBL and that we can generate the higher-level discussion that case study merits only by moving away from PBL's extraneous assumptions...
  72. ncbi Pharmacist monitoring of QTc interval-prolonging medications in critically ill medical patients: a pilot study
    Tien Mh Ng
    Department of Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 42:475-82. 2008
    ..No data exist regarding the value of pharmacist monitoring of drugs associated with QTc interval prolongation...
  73. ncbi Moral conflict in clinical trials
    Maria Merritt
    Department of Clinical Bioethics, Warren G Magnuson Clinical Center of the National Institutes of Health, USA
    Ethics 115:306-30. 2005
  74. ncbi Prescribing by pharmacists in Alberta
    Nese Yuksel
    Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 65:2126-32. 2008
    ..The evolution of prescribing by pharmacists in Alberta is described...
  75. ncbi Unit-based clinical pharmacists' prevention of serious medication errors in pediatric inpatients
    Rainu Kaushal
    Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 65:1254-60. 2008
    ..Rates of serious medication errors in three pediatric inpatient units (intensive care, general medical, and general surgical) were measured before and after introduction of unit-based clinical pharmacists...
  76. ncbi A systematic review of evidence about extended roles for allied health professionals
    Kathryn McPherson
    Division of Rehabilitation and Occupation Studies, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Health Serv Res Policy 11:240-7. 2006
    ..Extending the role of allied health professionals has been promoted as a key component of developing a flexible health workforce. This review aimed to synthesize the evidence about the impact of these roles...
  77. ncbi Proactive case management of high-risk patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus by a clinical pharmacist: a randomized controlled trial
    Hae Mi Choe
    College of Pharmacy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Manag Care 11:253-60. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effect of case management by a clinical pharmacist on glycemic control and preventive measures in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  78. ncbi Treating survivors of war trauma and torture
    K L Hanscom
    Am Psychol 56:1032-9. 2001
    ..The model is presented through examples of its use in the training of mental health counselors in the United States and in the training of promotores (health promoters) and comodrones (midwives) in Guatemala...
  79. pmc Should pharmacists have a role in harm reduction services for IDUs? A qualitative study in Tallinn, Estonia
    Sigrid Vorobjov
    Estonian Drug Monitoring Centre, National Institute for Health Development, Tallinn, Estonia
    J Urban Health 86:918-28. 2009
    ..Addressing negative attitudes through educational courses and involving pharmacists willing to be public health educators in high drug use areas would improve access for HIV prevention services for IDUs...
  80. ncbi Changing relationships: attitudes and opinions of general practitioners and pharmacists regarding the role of the community pharmacist
    Paul E Muijrers
    Division Healthcare, CZ Health Insurance Company, Sittard, The Netherlands
    Pharm World Sci 25:235-41. 2003
    ..Relationship between general practitioners and pharmacists...
  81. ncbi Pharmacists' perceptions of their role in asthma management and barriers to the provision of asthma services
    Vicky S Kritikos
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Pharm Pract 18:209-16. 2010
    ....
  82. pmc The role of pharmacists in smoking cessation in Poland
    Maciej L Goniewicz
    Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Eval Health Prof 33:81-95. 2010
    ..To extend and promote smoking cessation efforts, comprehensive tobacco cessation training should be a required component of the pharmacy school curriculum...
  83. ncbi The meaning of graduate education for bioethics
    David Magnus
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Bioeth 2:10-2. 2002
  84. ncbi The question of method in ethics consultation
    G J Agich
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation, USA
    Am J Bioeth 1:31-41. 2001
    ..The main body of the paper focuses on three elements of the question of method: canon, discipline, and history, which are treated heuristically to outline what the question of method in ethics consultation fully involves...
  85. ncbi Now that we have the data, what was the question?
    Charles L Bosk
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Bioeth 2:21-3. 2002
  86. ncbi Constructs underlying community pharmacy dispensing functions relative to Florida pharmacy technicians
    Debbie L Wilson
    Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 47:588-98. 2007
    ..To assess pharmacist and pharmacy technician opinions on functions community pharmacy technicians should perform...
  87. ncbi A frontline pharmacist's vision: 'practice pharmacy each and every day as if it were your last.'
    Winnie A Landis
    CVS Pharmacy, Lafayette, IN, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 47:568-70. 2007
  88. ncbi The impact of electronic prescribing on the professionalization of community pharmacists: a qualitative study of pharmacists' perception
    Aude Motulsky
    Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en sante, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pharm Pharm Sci 11:131-46. 2008
    ..We define professionalization as a pharmaceutical practice centred on clinical activities and made possible by the establishment of professional pharmaceutical services...
  89. ncbi Some common problems faced by hospice palliative care volunteers
    Stephen Claxton-Oldfield
    Mount Allison University, Psychology Department, Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 25:121-6. 2008
    ..The implications of each of these problems are discussed along with suggestions for overcoming them. Finally, some ideas for future research are proposed...
  90. doi 2008 Remington Lecture. Honor bound to lead: don't be satisfied with the status quo when there are so many possibilities ahead
    J Lyle Bootman
    University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 48:464-9. 2008
  91. ncbi Management of mineral and bone disorders in patients on dialysis: a team approach to improving outcomes
    Michelle Carver
    The Dialysis Center of Lincoln, Inc, Lincoln, NE, USA
    Nephrol Nurs J 35:265-70. 2008
    ..The roles of team members are reviewed, with emphasis on nephrology nurses...
  92. doi The value of mentorship
    Elaine M Ladd
    College of Pharmacy, Idaho State University, Boise, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 48:335-9. 2008
  93. ncbi A noble calling: all of us work toward one goal: serving patients and improving health outcomes
    Ernest Mario
    Capnia, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 47:572-4. 2007
  94. ncbi Physician-patient and pharmacist-patient communication: geriatrics' perceptions and opinions
    Flora Keshishian
    Department of Speech, Communication Sciences, and Theatre, St John s University, Jamaica, NY 11439, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 71:265-84. 2008
    ....
  95. ncbi [Injecting drug users and antiretroviral therapy: perceptions of pharmacy teams]
    Chizuru Minami Yokaichiya
    Secretaria Municipal de Saúde de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 41:14-21. 2007
    ..To understand the perceptions of pharmacy teams about their role in the healthcare assistance challenges and adherence to antiretroviral therapy by injecting drug users living with HIV/AIDS...
  96. ncbi Retrospective evaluation of medication appropriateness and clinical pharmacist drug therapy recommendations for home-based primary care veterans
    Ryan G Davis
    Carl T Hayden VA Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85012, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 5:40-7. 2007
    ..The Medication Appropriateness Index (MAI) has demonstrated reliability in several outpatient settings. Clinical pharmacists play key roles as members of an interdisciplinary team in determining medication appropriateness...
  97. ncbi Description of pharmacist interventions during physician-pharmacist co-management of hypertension
    Shannon J Von Muenster
    Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, Room 527, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Pharm World Sci 30:128-35. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to describe recommendations made by clinical pharmacists when co-managing hypertension with physicians...
  98. ncbi Examining influences of pharmacists' communication with consumers about antibiotics
    Cynthia Lou Coleman
    Department of Communication, Portland State University, OR 97207, USA
    Health Commun 15:79-99. 2003
    ..Discussion about resistance was predicted by attitudes and enabling measures...
  99. ncbi [The community pharmacist and the problem of excessive drinkers]
    E Pouyet-Poulet
    , 28, place Henri-Dunant, BP 38, 63001 Clermont-Ferrand, France
    Sante Publique 13:237-48. 2001
    ..In fact, the pharmacy is a privileged setting for facilitating encounters and discussions, where alcoholism, like all public health problems, can be addressed...
  100. ncbi Pharmacists share experiences of corporate roles
    Donna Young
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 61:549, 553, 558. 2004
  101. ncbi Development and initial validation of an instrument to measure physician-pharmacist collaboration from the physician perspective
    Alan J Zillich
    Purdue University School of Pharmacy and Pharmacal Sciences, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2879, USA
    Value Health 8:59-66. 2005
    ..The measure was analyzed for its factor structure, internal consistency, construct validity, and other psychometric properties...

Research Grants73

  1. Providers' Views of the Roles of Medical Interpreters
    I LING HSIEH; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  2. TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOME
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PHS 398 (Rev. 05/01) Page 2 Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, first, middle): Cohen-Mansfield, Jiska ..
  3. ENGAGEMENT OF PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In that way, it presents an exciting prospect for improving the quality of life in demented persons, thereby reducing their caregivers' burden. ..
  4. The impact of dental education on health disparities
    JOZEF WELIE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In this planning grant, three different patient categories will be examined: 1. Patients with advanced Alzheimer's Disease; 2. Patients of African-American descent; and 3. Recent immigrants. ..
  5. The Role of Daily Spirituality in the Disease Process
    George Fitchett; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Patient Visits to Physician Offices and/or Emergency Rooms for Dental Problems
    Leonard Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These issues will grow in importance with the aging of the population, as elderly individuals, in general, are more likely to visit a physician than a dentist. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. Toothache Pain: Sources of Care and Self-Remedies
    Leonard Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The instrument will be pretested on poor White, Black, Hispanic subjects (both individuals who sought relief from dentists and those who did not) who have experienced toothache pain during the preceding six months. ..
  8. Scientific Advances in CAM by Allied Health and Nursing
    Riva Touger Decker; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Intended outcomes of the annual conferences include electronically published proceedings, new and collaborative research and CAM research agendas and priorities for allied health and nursing that can be shared with the key associations. ..
  9. Patient and family participation in hospice team meeting
    Debra Parker Oliver; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of this study will provide preliminary data for a larger multi-phase, multi-site follow-up project. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  10. Prophylactic Mastectomy: The Patient Experience
    ANDREA PATENAUDE; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Future research may assess utility of this material for women considering PM and for health care providers. Data from the project will inform hypothesis formation for future studies of PM. ..
  11. PSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH ETHICS: SCIENCE AND SAFEGUARDS
    Laura Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Through the plan for development of my research career, I hope to contribute to the advancement of vital, ethically sound research involving mentally ill people and members of other special and potentially vulnerable, populations. ..
  12. Hospital strategies to improve outcome performance
    ELIZABETH HOWE BRADLEY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will work on dissemination strategies with CMS, JCAHO, American College of Cardiology (ACC), American Health Association (AHA), the Veteran's Administration (VA), and the VHA. ..
  13. Genetics, Genomic Research, and Consent: Attitudes of Pediatric Cancer Survivors
    ANDREA PATENAUDE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Ethics and Safeguards in Psychiatric Research
    Laura W Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our proposed endeavor will generate new knowledge for wide dissemination and publication that can inform future evidence-based PGR ethics guidelines and generate further empirical ethics research on PGR. ..
  15. Walking on Campus: Correlates and Web Tools
    Craig Zimring; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Teens and Exposure to HIV Risk on the Web
    Ralph DiClemente; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Given the controversy surrounding teens' exposure to sexual content on the Web, there is a compelling need to examine the impact of these exposures on teens' sexual health. ..
  17. YOUTHS' ACCESS TO MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES: A CAREER AWARD
    Arlene Stiffman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..What is the relationship of problem persistence to service configuration change over time? and; 3.) What is the relationship of barriers (which will change over time) to changes in service configurations? ..
  18. Evaluation of Diabetes Self-Management Consultant Care
    Robert Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..HypothesisThe SMC intervention will be more effective than usual care in improving blood glucose control and diabetes-related quality of life. ..
  19. 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]..
  20. A Longitudinal Study of Health Risk Behavior in Youth
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. Organ Donation in the Black Community: A Focus on Family
    Kimberly Arriola; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Mediation will be tested through structural equation modeling. ..
  22. Glucose-dependent Insulinotropic Peptide & Bone Turnover
    Carlos Isales; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This in turn may signal GIP as a potential hormone target for pharmacologic intervention in bone pathologies such as osteoporosis. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  23. Enhancing Cultural Congruence in Hospice Care
    Ardith Doorenbos; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will be instrumental in improving culturally congruent palliative care. ..
  24. CONSTRUCTION OF SIGNALLING FACILITY
    FRANCIS MACRINA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The long-term objective of this application is to provide new infrastructure that will stimulate the development of a nationally recognized center of expertise in the field of cellular and molecular signaling. ..
  25. Dissemination of empirically-supported psychotherapies
    Joan Cook; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. Effectiveness of RCR Instruction
    FRANCIS MACRINA; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Although our study focuses solely on authorship and publication practices, we expect our approach will set the stage for parallel studies in other core topic areas. ..
  27. Computer Adaptive Testing of Functional Status
    Stephen Haley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. Advancing Social Work Research in Addictions and HIV
    Arlene Stiffman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The intention is that this will be the first of a series of conferences hosted sequentially by the funded centers. ..
  29. Analysis of DC & MDPCP Interprofessional Relationships
    Barry Greene; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  30. Patterns and correlates of CAM use in African Americans
    Carolyn Brown; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Long-term objectives are to enhance the provision and effectiveness of health care interventions in African American populations and to generate research questions for future investigations of CAM use in African Americans. [unreadable]..
  31. Developing Health Behaviors in Middle Adolescence
    DONNA LYNN REW; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  32. ASK, ADVISE, REFER: Promoting Pharmacy-based Referrals to Tobacco Quitlines
    Karen S Hudmon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  33. Development of an Instrument to Measure Health Literacy
    Lauren McCormack; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  34. A Randomized Trial of Family to Family Education
    Lisa Dixon; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Nevertheless, the academic/consumer partnership represented by this study is critical to creating a health care system that is both consumer and family driven, and also based on scientific evidence. ..
  35. For-Profit Ownership and End-of-Life Care
    Elizabeth Bradley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Relevance in lay language: We will generate knowledge about the influence of for-profit hospice ownership on the experiences of patients with cancer and their families. ..
  36. Exploring Attitudes About Data Disclosure and Data-Sharing in Genomics Research
    Susanne Haga; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The success of large-scale genomics research initiatives will depend on the support and participation of the public and therefore, their views are critically important to obtain. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. Pharmacokinetics & Genomics in Glomerular Diseases
    MELANIE JOY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The selection of collaborators with expertise in the areas of this grant will enhance the career development of Dr. Joy. ..
  38. Using Information Systems to Improve Cardiac Prevention
    Jeffrey Schnipper; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Schnipper's development as an independent researcher in improving the quality of care of patients with CAD. ..
  39. Do Practice Guidelines Reduce Smoking in Schizophrenia
    Lisa Dixon; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It also accommodates subjects with missing data, and non-independence of measures within-class (physician or clinic) or intra-class correlation can be estimated and controlled. ..
  40. OUTPATIENT NURSE MANAGED HIV ADHERENCE TRIAL
    William Holzemer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Evidence is also provided to support the feasibility of utilizing nurse case managers to delivery a home care-based adherence intervention. ..
  41. Computer Adaptive Testing of Post-Acute Care Functioning
    Stephen Haley; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  42. Research/Innovative Populations/Craft Ethical Guidelines
    Rebecca Pentz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..W., Steinberg K.K., Khoury M.J., Thomson, E., Andrews, L., Kahn, M.J., Kopelman, L.M., Weiss, J.O., Consensus Statement: Informed Consent for Genetic Research on Stored Tissue Samples. JAMA (1995) 274:1786-1792. ..
  43. Contraceptive Practice /Delivery -- Community Pharmacies
    Jacqueline Gardner; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  44. Improving Care for the Dying: Transforming Patiens's Wi*
    John Combes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..A tool will be developed to measure outcomes including length of stay, patient satisfaction and financial implications of hospital-based palliative care. ..
  45. Impact of CPAP on Functional Outcomes in Milder OSA
    Terri Weaver; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Secondary aims of the study are: 1) to examine whether CPAP also improves daytime sleepiness; 2) to determine whether CPAP can reduce nocturnal blood pressure to lower the risk for stroke and hypertension linked to OSA. ..
  46. Hospital quality indicators
    Jeffrey Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  47. STREPTOCOCCUS SANGUIS MICROBIAL GENOME PROJECT
    FRANCIS MACRINA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This, in turn, will provide researchers with new targets for vaccines and rationally designed drugs. ..
  48. Language, Literacy, Culture: Communication of Health Concepts
    DOUGLAS BRUGGE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  49. Intervention for Multisector Provider Enhancement
    Arlene Stiffman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..IMPROVE also represents a consortium between the Division of Family Services (Thompson), and Washington University (Stiffman). ..
  50. MORBIDITY IN SCHIZOPHRENIA--A FOCUS ON DIABETES
    Lisa Dixon; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This proposal thus focuses on diabetes and schizophrenia, although our underlying assumption is that our findings will contribute to our understanding of management and outcomes of other medical illnesses in persons with schizophrenia. ..
  51. Discharge Planning and Telehealth for Post CABG Elders
    Ruth Kleinpell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  52. Health Promotion for Mobile Workers
    Glorian Sorensen; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  53. Handheld Computer Diaries to Enhance Alcohol Assessment
    Kimberly Arriola; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  54. Allergy Alerts in Computerized Physician Entry
    David Bates; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We believe the results of our work will improve patient safety and the overall quality of pharmacotherapy. We also believe that the results of our study will be applicabe to other healthcare systems ..
  55. PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERS
    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. ..
  56. Project F-EAT: Families and Eating and Activity in Teens
    Dianne R Neumark Sztainer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. Using risk models to identify and prioritize outpatient 'high-alert' medications
    Michael Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Colorectal Cancer Screening Patient Navigation for African Americans
    Richard Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. Cervical Cancer Control in Vietnamese Women
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  60. Optimizing NNRTI Doses in Patients with HIV and TB
    Terrence Blaschke; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  61. Liver Cancer Control Among North American Chinese
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If effective, our outreach intervention could be used by health care facilities and community organizations serving less acculturated Chinese in North America. ..
  62. Hepatitis B ESL Education for Chinese
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Our primary outcome will be HBV serologic testing. Knowledge about key hepatitis B facts will be examined as a secondary outcome. ..
  63. New Moves Obesity Prevention Among Adolescent Girls
    Dianne Neumark Sztainer; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Paul area of Minnesota. The study population will include 360 girls (an average of 30 girls from each school). The proposed study period is five years. ..
  64. Motivating Persons with Schizophrenia to Exercise
    LORA BEEBE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  65. A Theater-Based Obesity Prevention Program for Children
    Dianne Neumark Sztainer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results from this study will provide insight into how to engage parents in school- based interventions. [unreadable] [unreadable]..