Summary: The expected function of a member of a particular profession.
Publications243 found, 100 shown here
- The reprofessionalisation of community pharmacy? An exploration of attitudes to extended roles for community pharmacists amongst pharmacists and General Practioners in the United KingdomJ 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...
- What fosters or prevents interprofessional teamworking in primary and community care? A literature reviewAndreas 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...
- Dynamic professional boundaries in the healthcare workforceSusan 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....
- Sensitivity of patient outcomes to pharmacist interventions. Part II: Systematic review and meta-analysis in hypertension managementMarcio 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...
- A behavioral and systems view of professionalismCara 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...
- Outcomes of pharmacist-managed diabetes care services in a community health centerDavid 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...
- Interdisciplinary collaboration for healthcare professionalsLori Fewster-Thuente
Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
Nurs Adm Q 32:40-8. 2008....
- Impact of a pharmacist-facilitated hospital discharge program: a quasi-experimental studyPaul 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...
- Community health workers and the response to HIV/AIDS in South Africa: tensions and prospectsHelen 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...
- Screening and brief interventions for alcohol: attitudes, knowledge and experience of community pharmacists in Auckland, New ZealandJanie 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...
- The physiotherapy experience in private practice: the patients' perspectiveMargaret 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....
- Use of community health workers in research with ethnic minority womenJeannette 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)...
- Patient self-management and pharmacist-led patient self-management in Hong Kong: a focus group study from different healthcare professionals' perspectivesFiona 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....
- Sensitivity of patient outcomes to pharmacist interventions. Part I: systematic review and meta-analysis in diabetes managementMarcio 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...
- Practicing health promotion through pharmacy counseling activitiesAshish 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...
- 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...
- The contribution of new social science research to patient safetyJohn 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...
- Pharmacist collaborative management of poorly controlled diabetes mellitus: a randomized controlled trialJohn 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...
- Professional role and identity in a changing society: three paradoxes in Swedish midwives' experiencesMargareta Larsson
Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Sweden
Midwifery 25:373-81. 2009to 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.
- Health professionals' enactment of their accountability obligations: doing the best they canAndrew R Freeman
Universite Laval, Pavillon Ferdinand Vandry, 1050 avenue de la Medecine, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
Soc Sci Med 69:1063-71. 2009....
- Maintaining equilibrium in professional role identity: a grounded theory study of health visitors' perceptions of their changing professional practice contextAlison 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...
- Beyond strategy: exploring the brokerage role of facilities manager in hospitalsH 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...
- The physician's professional role in end-of-life decision-making: voices of racially and ethnically diverse physiciansUrsula 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...
- Pharmacist membership in a medical group's diabetes health management programAmie 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...
- Medical doctors' perceptions and expectations of the role of hospital pharmacists in SudanAbdelmoneim 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...
- The pharmaceutical care of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitusAnna 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...
- Exploring consumer and pharmacist views on the professional role of the pharmacist with respect to natural health products: a study of focus groupsDella 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...
- Describing physiotherapy interventions in an emergency department setting: an observational pilot studySophie 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....
- Availability of medical abortion pills and the role of chemists: a study from Bihar and Jharkhand, IndiaBela 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...
- Health promotion and education activities of community pharmacists in KuwaitAbdelmoneim Awad
Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, P O Box 24923, Safat, 13110, Kuwait
Pharm World Sci 32:146-53. 2010....
- Impact of pharmaceutical care on health outcomes in patients with COPDAnan S Jarab
Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Al Zaytoonah University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan
Int J Clin Pharm 34:53-62. 2012....
- The good engineer: giving virtue its due in engineering ethicsCharles 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...
- Views and experiences of IRBs concerning research integrityRobert 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...
- A survey of community pharmacists on prevention of HIV and hepatitis B and C: current practice and attitudes in GrampianLorna 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...
- Sensitivity of patient outcomes to pharmacist interventions. Part III: systematic review and meta-analysis in hyperlipidemia managementMarcio 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...
- Expanding roles in orthopaedic care: a comparison of physiotherapist and orthopaedic surgeon recommendations for triageCrystal 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...
- The ethics of dietary supplements and natural health products in pharmacy practice: a systematic documentary analysisHeather 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...
- Pharmacy in KuwaitLloyd Matowe
Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:1591-2. 2003
- Testing Twigg and Atkin's typology of caring: a study of primary care professionals' perceptions of dementia care using a modified focus group methodJill 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...
- Interventions of hospital pharmacists in improving drug therapy in children: a systematic literature reviewNavneet 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...
- Perceptions, use and attitudes of pharmacy customers on complementary medicines and pharmacy practiceLesley 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...
- Evaluation of a training and communication-network nephrology program for community pharmacistsLyne 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...
- Effects of pharmacist outpatient interventions on adults with diabetes mellitus: a systematic reviewDeborah 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...
- Integration of a primary healthcare pharmacistLynette 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...
- Physicians' perceptions and expectations of pharmacists' professional duties in government hospitals in KuwaitL 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...
- A framework for the development and implementation of an advanced practice role for physiotherapists that improves access and quality of care for patientsSusan 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...
- Roles and responsibilities of pharmacists with respect to natural health products: key informant interviewsShade 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...
- Post-discharge medication reviews for patients with heart failure: a pilot studyAnne 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...
- Clinical pharmacists' role in improving osteoporosis treatment rates among elderly patients with untreated atraumatic fracturesT 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...
- Pharmacists' smoking cessation practices: relationship to their knowledge and skills, attitudes, and perceptions of rolesMary 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...
- Public perception on the role of community pharmacists in self-medication and self-care in Hong KongJoyce 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...
- Pharmacist prescribing in the UK - a literature review of current practice and researchA 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...
- Two-year changes in bone mineral density and T scores in patients treated at a pharmacist-run teriparatide clinicJeffrey 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...
- Point-of-care monitoring of anticoagulant therapy by rural community pharmacists: description of successful outcomesShane 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...
- Setting and maintaining professional role boundaries: an educational strategyGillian 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...
- Evaluation of compliance with osteoporosis treatment guidelines after initiation of a pharmacist-run osteoporosis service at a family medicine clinicLarissa 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...
- Activities and perceptions of pharmacists providing tobacco control services in community pharmacy in ThailandChuanchom 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...
- Role exchange in medical interpretationKari 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 ..
- Is long-term pharmacist-managed anticoagulation service efficient? A pragmatic randomized controlled trialLyne 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...
- The use of nonprescription medicines among elderly patients with chronic illness and their need for pharmacist interventionsKyrillos 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...
- A new method for evaluating the quality of medical interpretationM 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...
- Pharmaceutical care model for patients with type 2 diabetes: integration of the community pharmacist into the diabetes team--a pilot studyJoel 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...
- Does GPs' self-perception of their professional role correspond to their social self-image?--a qualitative study from GermanyIris 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 ..
- Measuring the effectiveness of faculty mentoring relationshipsRonald A Berk
Johns Hopkins University, School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
Acad Med 80:66-71. 2005..Directions for future research are suggested...
- Fostering professionalism in medical education: a call for improved assessment and meaningful incentivesWilliam 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...
- Evaluation of pharmacist clinical interventions in a Dutch hospital settingLiesbeth 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...
- Preferences of community pharmacists for extended roles in primary care: a survey and discrete choice experimentAnthony 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...
- Role of the clinical tutorJ de Caestecker
Glenfield Hospital, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, UK
Postgrad Med J 78:639-40. 2002
- The impact of smoking-cessation intervention by multiple health professionalsLawrence 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...
- Graduate entry medicine: curriculum considerationsYvonne 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...
- Viewpoint: leaving the "empty glass" of problem-based learning behind: new assumptions and a revised model for case study in preclinical medical educationPaul 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...
- Pharmacist monitoring of QTc interval-prolonging medications in critically ill medical patients: a pilot studyTien 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...
- Moral conflict in clinical trialsMaria Merritt
Department of Clinical Bioethics, Warren G Magnuson Clinical Center of the National Institutes of Health, USA
Ethics 115:306-30. 2005
- Prescribing by pharmacists in AlbertaNese 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...
- Unit-based clinical pharmacists' prevention of serious medication errors in pediatric inpatientsRainu 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...
- A systematic review of evidence about extended roles for allied health professionalsKathryn 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...
- Proactive case management of high-risk patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus by a clinical pharmacist: a randomized controlled trialHae 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...
- Treating survivors of war trauma and tortureK 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...
- Should pharmacists have a role in harm reduction services for IDUs? A qualitative study in Tallinn, EstoniaSigrid 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...
- Changing relationships: attitudes and opinions of general practitioners and pharmacists regarding the role of the community pharmacistPaul E Muijrers
Division Healthcare, CZ Health Insurance Company, Sittard, The Netherlands
Pharm World Sci 25:235-41. 2003..Relationship between general practitioners and pharmacists...
- Pharmacists' perceptions of their role in asthma management and barriers to the provision of asthma servicesVicky S Kritikos
Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Int J Pharm Pract 18:209-16. 2010....
- The role of pharmacists in smoking cessation in PolandMaciej 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...
- The meaning of graduate education for bioethicsDavid Magnus
University of Pennsylvania, USA
Am J Bioeth 2:10-2. 2002
- The question of method in ethics consultationG 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...
- Now that we have the data, what was the question?Charles L Bosk
University of Pennsylvania, USA
Am J Bioeth 2:21-3. 2002
- Constructs underlying community pharmacy dispensing functions relative to Florida pharmacy techniciansDebbie 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...
- 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
- The impact of electronic prescribing on the professionalization of community pharmacists: a qualitative study of pharmacists' perceptionAude 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...
- Some common problems faced by hospice palliative care volunteersStephen 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...
- 2008 Remington Lecture. Honor bound to lead: don't be satisfied with the status quo when there are so many possibilities aheadJ Lyle Bootman
University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 48:464-9. 2008
- Management of mineral and bone disorders in patients on dialysis: a team approach to improving outcomesMichelle 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...
- The value of mentorshipElaine M Ladd
College of Pharmacy, Idaho State University, Boise, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 48:335-9. 2008
- A noble calling: all of us work toward one goal: serving patients and improving health outcomesErnest Mario
Capnia, Palo Alto, CA, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 47:572-4. 2007
- Physician-patient and pharmacist-patient communication: geriatrics' perceptions and opinionsFlora Keshishian
Department of Speech, Communication Sciences, and Theatre, St John s University, Jamaica, NY 11439, USA
Patient Educ Couns 71:265-84. 2008....
- [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...
- Retrospective evaluation of medication appropriateness and clinical pharmacist drug therapy recommendations for home-based primary care veteransRyan 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...
- Description of pharmacist interventions during physician-pharmacist co-management of hypertensionShannon 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...
- Examining influences of pharmacists' communication with consumers about antibioticsCynthia 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...
- [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...
- Pharmacists share experiences of corporate rolesDonna Young
Am J Health Syst Pharm 61:549, 553, 558. 2004
- Development and initial validation of an instrument to measure physician-pharmacist collaboration from the physician perspectiveAlan 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...
- Providers' Views of the Roles of Medical InterpretersI LING HSIEH; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOMEJiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2010..PHS 398 (Rev. 05/01) Page 2 Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, first, middle): Cohen-Mansfield, Jiska ..
- ENGAGEMENT OF PERSONS WITH DEMENTIAJiska 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. ..
- The impact of dental education on health disparitiesJOZEF 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. ..
- The Role of Daily Spirituality in the Disease ProcessGeorge Fitchett; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Patient Visits to Physician Offices and/or Emergency Rooms for Dental ProblemsLeonard 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]..
- Toothache Pain: Sources of Care and Self-RemediesLeonard 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. ..
- Scientific Advances in CAM by Allied Health and NursingRiva 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. ..
- Patient and family participation in hospice team meetingDebra 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]..
- Prophylactic Mastectomy: The Patient ExperienceANDREA 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. ..
- PSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH ETHICS: SCIENCE AND SAFEGUARDSLaura 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. ..
- Hospital strategies to improve outcome performanceELIZABETH 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. ..
- Genetics, Genomic Research, and Consent: Attitudes of Pediatric Cancer SurvivorsANDREA PATENAUDE; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Ethics and Safeguards in Psychiatric ResearchLaura 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. ..
- Walking on Campus: Correlates and Web ToolsCraig Zimring; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Teens and Exposure to HIV Risk on the WebRalph 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. ..
- YOUTHS' ACCESS TO MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES: A CAREER AWARDArlene 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? ..
- Evaluation of Diabetes Self-Management Consultant CareRobert 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. ..
- Statewide Implementation of Electronic Health RecordsDavid 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]..
- A Longitudinal Study of Health Risk Behavior in YouthDONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Organ Donation in the Black Community: A Focus on FamilyKimberly Arriola; Fiscal Year: 2006..Mediation will be tested through structural equation modeling. ..
- Glucose-dependent Insulinotropic Peptide & Bone TurnoverCarlos 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]..
- Enhancing Cultural Congruence in Hospice CareArdith Doorenbos; Fiscal Year: 2009..The results will be instrumental in improving culturally congruent palliative care. ..
- CONSTRUCTION OF SIGNALLING FACILITYFRANCIS 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. ..
- Dissemination of empirically-supported psychotherapiesJoan Cook; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Effectiveness of RCR InstructionFRANCIS 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. ..
- Computer Adaptive Testing of Functional StatusStephen Haley; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Advancing Social Work Research in Addictions and HIVArlene Stiffman; Fiscal Year: 2004..The intention is that this will be the first of a series of conferences hosted sequentially by the funded centers. ..
- Analysis of DC & MDPCP Interprofessional RelationshipsBarry Greene; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Patterns and correlates of CAM use in African AmericansCarolyn 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]..
- Developing Health Behaviors in Middle AdolescenceDONNA LYNN REW; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- ASK, ADVISE, REFER: Promoting Pharmacy-based Referrals to Tobacco QuitlinesKaren S Hudmon; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Development of an Instrument to Measure Health LiteracyLauren McCormack; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- A Randomized Trial of Family to Family EducationLisa 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. ..
- For-Profit Ownership and End-of-Life CareElizabeth 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. ..
- Exploring Attitudes About Data Disclosure and Data-Sharing in Genomics ResearchSusanne 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]..
- Pharmacokinetics & Genomics in Glomerular DiseasesMELANIE JOY; Fiscal Year: 2008..The selection of collaborators with expertise in the areas of this grant will enhance the career development of Dr. Joy. ..
- Using Information Systems to Improve Cardiac PreventionJeffrey Schnipper; Fiscal Year: 2007..Schnipper's development as an independent researcher in improving the quality of care of patients with CAD. ..
- Do Practice Guidelines Reduce Smoking in SchizophreniaLisa 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. ..
- OUTPATIENT NURSE MANAGED HIV ADHERENCE TRIALWilliam 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. ..
- Computer Adaptive Testing of Post-Acute Care FunctioningStephen Haley; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Research/Innovative Populations/Craft Ethical GuidelinesRebecca 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. ..
- Contraceptive Practice /Delivery -- Community PharmaciesJacqueline Gardner; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- 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. ..
- Impact of CPAP on Functional Outcomes in Milder OSATerri 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. ..
- Hospital quality indicatorsJeffrey Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- STREPTOCOCCUS SANGUIS MICROBIAL GENOME PROJECTFRANCIS MACRINA; Fiscal Year: 2002..This, in turn, will provide researchers with new targets for vaccines and rationally designed drugs. ..
- Language, Literacy, Culture: Communication of Health ConceptsDOUGLAS BRUGGE; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Intervention for Multisector Provider EnhancementArlene Stiffman; Fiscal Year: 2007..IMPROVE also represents a consortium between the Division of Family Services (Thompson), and Washington University (Stiffman). ..
- MORBIDITY IN SCHIZOPHRENIA--A FOCUS ON DIABETESLisa 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. ..
- Discharge Planning and Telehealth for Post CABG EldersRuth Kleinpell; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Health Promotion for Mobile WorkersGlorian Sorensen; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Handheld Computer Diaries to Enhance Alcohol AssessmentKimberly Arriola; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Allergy Alerts in Computerized Physician EntryDavid 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 ..
- PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERSHarold 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. ..
- Project F-EAT: Families and Eating and Activity in TeensDianne R Neumark Sztainer; Fiscal Year: 2010..abstract_text> ..
- Using risk models to identify and prioritize outpatient 'high-alert' medicationsMichael Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Colorectal Cancer Screening Patient Navigation for African AmericansRichard Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Cervical Cancer Control in Vietnamese WomenVictoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Optimizing NNRTI Doses in Patients with HIV and TBTerrence Blaschke; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Liver Cancer Control Among North American ChineseVictoria 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. ..
- Hepatitis B ESL Education for ChineseVictoria 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. ..
- New Moves Obesity Prevention Among Adolescent GirlsDianne 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. ..
- Motivating Persons with Schizophrenia to ExerciseLORA BEEBE; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- A Theater-Based Obesity Prevention Program for ChildrenDianne Neumark Sztainer; Fiscal Year: 2007..Results from this study will provide insight into how to engage parents in school- based interventions. [unreadable] [unreadable]..