directive counseling

Summary

Summary: Counseling during which a professional plays an active role in a client's or patient's decision making by offering advice, guidance, and/or recommendations.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Brief interventions: good in theory but weak in practice
    Ann M Roche
    National Centre for Ecudation and Training and Addiction, Flinders University, Aaustralia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 23:11-8. 2004
  2. ncbi [Effects of stepped counseling intervention on quality of life among newly diagnosed HIV-positive patients]
    Ching Fang Hsiao
    Department of Nursing, Taipei City STD Control Center, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 51:39-47. 2004
  3. ncbi The impact of a population-based multi-factorial lifestyle intervention on alcohol intake: the Inter99 study
    Ulla Toft
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Building 84 85, DK 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Prev Med 49:115-21. 2009
  4. ncbi The emerging role of exercise and health counseling in patients with acute leukemia undergoing chemotherapy during outpatient management
    Mary Jarden
    Department of Hematology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Leuk Res 37:155-61. 2013
  5. ncbi Overweight and obesity in pregnancy: the evidence-practice gap in staff knowledge, attitudes and practices
    Shelley A Wilkinson
    Mater Medical Research Institute, Mothers and Babies Theme, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:588-92. 2012
  6. ncbi A prospective study of pregnancy weight gain in Australian women
    Susan J de Jersey
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:545-51. 2012
  7. ncbi The impact of a population-based multi-factorial lifestyle intervention on changes in long-term dietary habits: the Inter99 study
    Ulla Toft
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Building 84 85, DK 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Prev Med 47:378-83. 2008
  8. ncbi Preventing excessive weight gain during pregnancy through dietary and lifestyle counseling: a randomized controlled trial
    Shelly M Asbee
    Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:305-12. 2009
  9. pmc Behavioral counseling to prevent childhood obesity--study protocol of a pragmatic trial in maternity and child health care
    Taina Mustila
    Seinajoki Central Hospital, Hanneksenrinne 7, 60220 Seinajoki, Finland
    BMC Pediatr 12:93. 2012
  10. pmc Alcohol counseling reflects higher quality of primary care
    Richard Saitz
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1482-6. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Tinnitus Retraining Therapy Trial
    Roberta W Scherer; Fiscal Year: 2013
  2. Tinnitus Retraining Therapy Trial (TRTT)
    CHARLES CRAIG FORMBY; Fiscal Year: 2013
  3. Interactive ELSI Curriculum for Primary Care Residents
    Michael Wilkes; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. Intervention for Reduced Sound Tolerance
    C Formby; Fiscal Year: 2006
  5. Component Analysis of Motivational Interviewing
    Jon Morgenstern; Fiscal Year: 2013
  6. Skin Savvy Study
    Carolyn Heckman; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. Clinical Trial for Tinnitus Retraining Therapy(TRT)
    C Formby; Fiscal Year: 2002
  8. COMPREHENSIVE SICKLE CELL CENTER
    Martin Steinberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
  9. MOTIVATIONAL ENHANCEMENT THERAPY FOR PREGNANT SMOKERS
    Angela Stotts; Fiscal Year: 2000
  10. BUPROPION FOR HOSPITALIZED SMOKERS W CORONARY DISEASE
    Nancy Rigotti; Fiscal Year: 2002

Detail Information

Publications227 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Brief interventions: good in theory but weak in practice
    Ann M Roche
    National Centre for Ecudation and Training and Addiction, Flinders University, Aaustralia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 23:11-8. 2004
    ..It will be proposed that perhaps we have the right vehicle but the wrong driver and that until closer scrutiny is made of this issue efforts in this key prevention area will continue to fail to achieve optimum results...
  2. ncbi [Effects of stepped counseling intervention on quality of life among newly diagnosed HIV-positive patients]
    Ching Fang Hsiao
    Department of Nursing, Taipei City STD Control Center, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 51:39-47. 2004
    ..The researchers suggest that stepped counseling be used with all newly diagnosed HIV-positive Taiwanese patients in all hospitals and clinics to promote adaptive abilities and to control the further spread of HIV...
  3. ncbi The impact of a population-based multi-factorial lifestyle intervention on alcohol intake: the Inter99 study
    Ulla Toft
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Building 84 85, DK 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Prev Med 49:115-21. 2009
    ..To investigate the effect of screening and five years of multi-factorial lifestyle intervention on changes in alcohol intake in a general population...
  4. ncbi The emerging role of exercise and health counseling in patients with acute leukemia undergoing chemotherapy during outpatient management
    Mary Jarden
    Department of Hematology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Leuk Res 37:155-61. 2013
    ..0471) and physical component scale (p=0.0295) (SF36). Significant reduction in the symptom burden (p=0.0021) and symptom interference on daily life activities (p=0.0069) (MDASI). No adverse reactions were observed...
  5. ncbi Overweight and obesity in pregnancy: the evidence-practice gap in staff knowledge, attitudes and practices
    Shelley A Wilkinson
    Mater Medical Research Institute, Mothers and Babies Theme, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:588-92. 2012
    ..Statewide (Queensland) Clinical Guidelines reflecting current best practice have recently become available for the management of pregnancy-related obesity. However, dissemination of guidelines alone do not change practice...
  6. ncbi A prospective study of pregnancy weight gain in Australian women
    Susan J de Jersey
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:545-51. 2012
    ....
  7. ncbi The impact of a population-based multi-factorial lifestyle intervention on changes in long-term dietary habits: the Inter99 study
    Ulla Toft
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Building 84 85, DK 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Prev Med 47:378-83. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a population-based multi-factorial lifestyle intervention on long-term changes in dietary habits compared to a non-intervention control group...
  8. ncbi Preventing excessive weight gain during pregnancy through dietary and lifestyle counseling: a randomized controlled trial
    Shelly M Asbee
    Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:305-12. 2009
    ..To estimate whether an organized, consistent program of dietary and lifestyle counseling prevents excessive weight gain in pregnancy...
  9. pmc Behavioral counseling to prevent childhood obesity--study protocol of a pragmatic trial in maternity and child health care
    Taina Mustila
    Seinajoki Central Hospital, Hanneksenrinne 7, 60220 Seinajoki, Finland
    BMC Pediatr 12:93. 2012
    ..A child starts to adopt food preferences and other behavioral habits affecting weight gain during preschool years. We report the study protocol of a pragmatic lifestyle intervention aiming at primary prevention of childhood obesity...
  10. pmc Alcohol counseling reflects higher quality of primary care
    Richard Saitz
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1482-6. 2008
    ..Some primary care physicians do not conduct alcohol screening because they assume their patients do not want to discuss alcohol use...
  11. ncbi High risk strategy in smoking cessation is feasible on a population-based level. The Inter99 study
    Charlotta Pisinger
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, The Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark
    Prev Med 46:579-84. 2008
    ..A high risk strategy is one of more strategies in public health. Smoking remains the most important contributor to the burden of disease in developed countries...
  12. pmc Impact of a brief motivational smoking cessation intervention the Get PHIT randomized controlled trial
    Jennifer B McClure
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:116-23. 2009
    ..Few studies have rigorously evaluated whether providing biologically based health-risk feedback is more effective than standard interventions in increasing smokers' motivation to quit and their long-term abstinence...
  13. ncbi Effects of health counseling on behavioural risk factors in a high-risk cardiology outpatient population: a randomized clinical trial
    Janneke Harting
    Department of Health Education and Promotion, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:214-21. 2006
    ..An evaluation study of an individual lifestyle advice intervention to reduce cardiovascular risk behaviours (high fat consumption, smoking, physical inactivity)...
  14. ncbi Examining physician counselling to promote the adoption of physical activity
    Kevin S Spink
    College of Kinesiology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK
    Can J Public Health 99:26-30. 2008
    ..We compared physician-directed activity counselling (modified PACE protocol) with a modified PACE protocol augmented with telephone-based counselling for patient support for both outcome and treatment adherence...
  15. ncbi A pilot study on inducement of smoking cessation by a simple 5A (asking, advice, assess, assist, and arrange) approach at outpatient clinics
    Kosuke Takahashi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Respiratory Medicine, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:131-5. 2006
    ..The findings may indicate that this simple practice at clinics is useful for smoking cessation strategy, although randomized trials are now required...
  16. ncbi Factors influencing teen mothers' enrollment and participation in prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission services in Limpopo Province, South Africa
    Christine Varga
    Nozizwe Consulting and Human Sciences Research Council, Durban, South Africa
    Qual Health Res 18:786-802. 2008
    ..Theoretical, methodological, and programmatic implications of study findings are also discussed...
  17. ncbi Willingness of pulmonologists to guide COPD patients in smoking cessation
    Catherine Bolman
    Department of Psychology, Netherlands Open University, Heerlen, Valkenburgerweg 177, P O Box 2960, 6401 DL Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 57:126-33. 2005
    ..Pulmonologists need to be convinced of the effectiveness of the 4A method and their ability to use it. Skills training and the creation of a social environment supportive toward smoking cessation assistance are recommended...
  18. ncbi Adherence to mental health treatment in a primary care clinic
    Jodi Gonzalez
    VERDICT Center of Excellence, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 18:87-96. 2005
    ..Patient nonadherence is common for the standard mental health treatments in primary care: antidepressants and referrals to specialty mental health treatment. This is one of few studies to prospectively identify predictors of nonadherence...
  19. ncbi Cost-effectiveness analysis of a European primary-care physician training in smoking cessation counseling
    Christophe Pinget
    Health Technology Assessment Unit, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:451-5. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi Evaluation of TB and HIV services prior to introducing TB-HIV activities in two rural districts in western Kenya
    A H van't Hoog
    Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:32-8. 2008
    ..Health facilities providing tuberculosis (TB) treatment in two districts in rural western Kenya with a high TB and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) burden...
  21. ncbi Increasing smoking cessation care in a preoperative clinic: a randomized controlled trial
    Luke Wolfenden
    Hunter Population Health, Hunter Area Health Service, New South Wales, Australia
    Prev Med 41:284-90. 2005
    ..Evidence suggests that preoperative clinics, like other hospital outpatient clinics and inpatient wards, fail to systematically provide smoking cessation care to patients having planned surgery...
  22. pmc Cost-effectiveness of motivational interviewing for smoking cessation and relapse prevention among low-income pregnant women: a randomized controlled trial
    Jennifer Prah Ruger
    Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Value Health 11:191-8. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi Cross-referral between voluntary HIV counselling and testing centres and TB services, Maharashtra, India, 2003-2004
    P V D Shetty
    Office of World Health Organization Representative to India, New Delhi, India
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:26-31. 2008
    ..India's size and diverse TB-HIV epidemiology pose a major challenge to the implementation of links between TB and HIV/AIDS programme services...
  24. ncbi Application of a stage based motivational interviewing approach to adolescent smoking cessation: the Transtheoretical Model-based study
    Saime Erol
    Public Health Nursing Department, Marmara University School of Nursing, 81326 Haydarpasa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Patient Educ Couns 72:42-8. 2008
    ..The validity of Turkish translations of two key scales was also assessed...
  25. ncbi Patient and provider perspectives on implementation models of HIV counseling and testing for patients with TB
    A Corneli
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:79-84. 2008
    ..TB clinics in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo...
  26. ncbi Counseling and testing TB patients for HIV: evaluation of three implementation models in Kinshasa, Congo
    A van Rie
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:73-8. 2008
    ..Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo...
  27. ncbi Motivational interviewing: an evidence-based approach to counseling helps patients follow treatment recommendations
    Eric Ross Levensky
    New Mexico Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:50-8; quiz 58-9. 2007
    ..The basic theoretical underpinnings, principles, and methods of motivational interviewing are discussed, with an emphasis on acting in accordance with the "spirit" of the approach...
  28. ncbi [Changing by listening]
    John W Kayser
    PsyMontreal Inc
    Perspect Infirm 5:23-4. 2008
  29. ncbi Brief cognitive counseling with HIV testing to reduce sexual risk among men who have sex with men: results from a randomized controlled trial using paraprofessional counselors
    James W Dilley
    AIDS Health Project, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:569-77. 2007
    ..To test the efficacy and acceptability of a single-session personalized cognitive counseling (PCC) intervention delivered by paraprofessionals during HIV voluntary counseling and testing...
  30. ncbi "Should I give you my smoking lecture now or later?" Characterizing emergency physician smoking discussions and cessation counseling
    Natalie I Vokes
    Williams College, Williamstown, MA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 48:406-14, 414.e1-7. 2006
    ..We determine frequency and manner in which emergency physicians address smoking with their patients...
  31. ncbi Prenatal HIV counseling, testing, and antiretroviral prophylaxis by obstetric and family medicine providers in Alabama
    Stacy A Nichols
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 2170, USA
    Am J Med Sci 324:305-9. 2002
    ....
  32. ncbi Variations in physicians' advice for managing hypertension in women: a study using NHANES III
    Michelle Y Martin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Prev Med 43:337-42. 2006
    ..To examine the pattern of physician advice-giving to individuals with hypertension and to determine if advice-giving and adherence to advice vary by race...
  33. ncbi Prompting primary providers to increase community exercise referrals for older adults: a randomized trial
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:283-9. 2005
    ..To determine whether a clinic-based physical activity promotion intervention can lead to more community-based exercise referrals by providers and higher exercise motivation in patients...
  34. ncbi Antiretroviral treatment literacy among HIV voluntary counseling and testing clients in Moshi, Tanzania, 2003 to 2005
    Keren Z Landman
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 6:24-6. 2007
    ..Previous HIV testing was protective against low antiretroviral treatment literacy. These results support refocusing HIV education efforts and increasing synergy between HIV prevention and treatment programs...
  35. ncbi Effectiveness of an elderly smoking cessation counseling training program for social workers: a longitudinal study
    Gabriel M Leung
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Rd, Hong Kong, China
    Chest 131:1157-65. 2007
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of a 9-h smoking cessation counseling training program for social workers...
  36. pmc Uptake of workplace HIV counselling and testing: a cluster-randomised trial in Zimbabwe
    Elizabeth L Corbett
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 3:e238. 2006
    ..HIV counselling and testing is a key component of both HIV care and HIV prevention, but uptake is currently low. We investigated the impact of rapid HIV testing at the workplace on uptake of voluntary counselling and testing (VCT)...
  37. ncbi A systematic review of motivational interviewing in physical health care settings
    K M Knight
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 11:319-32. 2006
    ..This systematic review is aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of MI interventions in physical health care settings...
  38. ncbi [Motivational interviewing of unemployed acceptance and effects of counselling to improve health-related behaviour]
    R Hanewinkel
    Institut für Therapie und Gesundheitsforschung, IFT Nord
    Gesundheitswesen 68:240-8. 2006
    ..Conception, implementation and evaluation of a risk-reducing and health-promoting brief intervention addressed to unemployed...
  39. ncbi Using patient-centered interviewing skills to manage complex patient encounters in primary care
    Catherine Lein
    Michigan State University, College of Nursing, East Lansing, Michigan 48825, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 19:215-20. 2007
    ..To describe effective and efficient patient-centered interviewing strategies to enhance the management of complex primary care patient encounters...
  40. ncbi Office-based motivational interviewing to prevent childhood obesity: a feasibility study
    Robert P Schwartz
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, and Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:495-501. 2007
    ..To determine whether pediatricians and dietitians can implement an office-based obesity prevention program using motivational interviewing as the primary intervention...
  41. pmc A 2-arm, randomized, controlled trial of a motivational interviewing-based intervention to improve adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) among patients failing or initiating ART
    Carol E Golin
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 42:42-51. 2006
    ..We sought to assess the impact on patients' antiretroviral therapy (ART) adherence of a multicomponent, MI-based ART adherence intervention compared with that of an HIV informational control program...
  42. ncbi Adherence to the principles of Motivational Interviewing, clients' characteristics and behavior outcome in a smoking cessation and relapse prevention trial in women postpartum
    Jochen René Thyrian
    Institute of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Walther Rathenau Str 48, 17489 Greifswald, Germany
    Addict Behav 32:2297-303. 2007
    ..Examination of the relation between clients' characteristics and the adherence to the principles of MI, and between adherence to the principles of MI and future smoking status...
  43. ncbi Randomized controlled trial of physical activity counseling for older primary care patients
    Bernardine M Pinto
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:247-55. 2005
    ..Regular physical activity reduces the risk for chronic diseases among older adults. Older adults are likely to be seen by primary care clinicians who can play a role in promoting physical activity among their patients...
  44. ncbi Emergency healthcare professionals can use motivational interviewing techniques to help change people's unhealthy or violent behaviour
    Kate Ambrose
    Emerg Nurse 16:39. 2008
  45. ncbi Smoking cessation rate 12 months after a group counseling program in Mongolia
    Dangaa Baigalmaa
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:399-402. 2006
    ..The present approach may be more appropriate in Mongolian conditions than nicotine replacement therapy...
  46. ncbi How to provide effective smoking cessation advice in less than a minute without offending the patient
    John Litt
    Department of General Practice, Flinders University, Noarlunga Hospital, South Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 31:1087-94. 2002
    ..Effective smoking cessation advice should include both the 5As (Ask, Assess, Advise, Assist, Arrange) and the development of a supportive infrastructure within the practice setting...
  47. ncbi Randomized clinical trial of a postdischarge pharmaceutical care program vs regular follow-up in patients with heart failure
    C López Cabezas
    Pharmacy Department, Cardiology Unit, General Hospital of Vic, Barcelona, Spain
    Farm Hosp 30:328-42. 2006
    ..To assess the efficacy of a multifactorial educational intervention carried out by a pharmacist in patients with heart failure (HF)...
  48. ncbi Synchronizing clinician engagement and client motivation in telephone counseling
    Joan L Bottorff
    CIHR, Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Qual Health Res 14:462-77. 2004
    ..Shifts in interaction dynamics were common and influenced the provision of support both positively and negatively. The findings challenge many assumptions underlying telephone counseling and suggest strategies to improve its delivery...
  49. pmc Effects of systematic asymmetric discounting on physician-patient interactions: a theoretical framework to explain poor compliance with lifestyle counseling
    Steven R Feldman
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 2:8. 2002
    ..This study advances the use of a utility model to model physician-patient interactions from the perspectives of physicians and patients...
  50. ncbi Coping effectiveness training for men living with HIV: results from a randomized clinical trial testing a group-based intervention
    Margaret A Chesney
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:1038-46. 2003
    ....
  51. ncbi Integrating smoking cessation treatment into primary care: an effectiveness study
    Michael C Fiore
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Milwaukee, WI 53233, USA
    Prev Med 38:412-20. 2004
    ..This study assessed acceptability, utilization, and effectiveness of free smoking cessation treatment among diverse primary care patients...
  52. ncbi [Effectiveness of non-pharmacological primary care methods for giving up tobacco dependency]
    B Sanz Pozo
    Especialista en Medicina Familiar y Comunitaria, Centro de Salud El Greco, Area 10 de Madrid, Getafe, Madrid, Espana
    Aten Primaria 32:366-70. 2003
    ..To determine the effectiveness of a systematic and intensive programme of tobacco counselling, as against brief anti-tobacco counselling...
  53. ncbi "Do-it-yourself" dementia testing: issues regarding an Alzheimer's home screening test
    Frederick J Kier
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, PA 15206, USA
    Gerontologist 43:295-301. 2003
    ..The marketing of the AHST and its general use without appropriate public health educational safeguards is inappropriate and may be unethical...
  54. pmc Improving HIV screening and receipt of results by nurse-initiated streamlined counseling and rapid testing
    Henry D Anaya
    Center for the Study of Healthcare Provider Behavior, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:800-7. 2008
    ..HIV rapid testing is effective in many healthcare settings, but scant research has been done within primary care settings or within the US Department of Veteran's Affairs Healthcare System...
  55. ncbi Pulmonary tuberculosis among patients visiting a voluntary confidential counseling and testing center, Cambodia
    P Chheng
    Gorgas Tuberculosis Initiative, William C Gorgas Center for Geographic Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:54-62. 2008
    ..Voluntary counseling and confidential testing center (VCCT), Battambang District, Cambodia...
  56. pmc The effect of name-based reporting and partner notification on HIV testing in New York State
    James M Tesoriero
    Office of Program Evaluation and Research, AIDS Institute, New York State Department of Health, Riverview Center, 150 Broadway, Suite 516, Menands, NY 12204, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:728-35. 2008
    ..We examined the effect of New York's HIV Reporting and Partner Notification law on HIV testing levels and on the HIV testing decisions of high-risk individuals...
  57. ncbi Couple counselling and testing for HIV at antenatal clinics: views from men, women and counsellors
    R Mlay
    School of Nursing, Muhimbili University College of Health Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    AIDS Care 20:356-60. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi Counselling quality in community pharmacies: implementation of the pseudo customer methodology in Germany
    K Berger
    Centre for Drug Information and Pharmacy Practice, ABDA Federal Union of German Associations of Pharmacists, Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Pharm Ther 30:45-57. 2005
    ..To investigate a new method for evaluating counselling performance of staff in community pharmacies and to assess the quality of patient counselling...
  59. ncbi Provider-initiated HIV testing and counselling for TB patients and suspects in Nairobi, Kenya
    J Odhiambo
    United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi, Kenya
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:63-8. 2008
    ..Integrated tuberculosis (TB) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) services in a resource-constrained setting...
  60. ncbi The cost of a rapid-test VCT clinic in South Africa
    Coline E McConnel
    Institute for Health Policy Studies and AIDS Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    S Afr Med J 95:968-71. 2005
    ..Demand for HIV voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) will increase as HIV prevention and treatment scale up in South Africa. Understanding the cost of delivering VCT will inform funding decisions...
  61. ncbi Lifestyle modification counseling of patients with dyslipidemias by pharmacists and other health professionals
    Thomas L Lenz
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Creighton University Medical Center, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 45:709-13. 2005
    ....
  62. ncbi Provider-initiated HIV testing and counseling in TB clinical settings: tools for program implementation
    N N Bock
    Global AIDS Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:69-72. 2008
    ....
  63. ncbi Should genetic health care providers attempt to influence reproductive outcome using directive counseling techniques? A public health prospective
    R M Fineman
    Office of Maternal and Child Health, Washington State Department of Health, Seattle 98101 1632, USA
    Women Health 30:39-47. 2000
    ..to re-examine the two tenets noted above on a case-by-case basis to determine when it is appropriate to use directive counseling techniques to improve reproductive outcomes in accordance with the goals of PH...
  64. ncbi Association between tinnitus retraining therapy and a tinnitus control instrument
    Mari Ito
    Department of Otolaryngology, Nippon Kokan Hospital and Kokan Clinic, Kokan tori, Kawasaki ku, Kawasaki, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 36:536-40. 2009
    ..therapy for tinnitus based on the neurophysiological model proposed by Jastreboff in 1990,consists of directive counseling and acoustic therapy with a tinnitus control instrument (TCI) or other devices...
  65. ncbi Counseling and choosing between infant-feeding options: overall limits and local interpretations by health care providers and women living with HIV in resource-poor countries (Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cameroon)
    Alice Desclaux
    Institut de Recherche pour le Développement UMR 145, BP 1386, Dakar, Senegal
    Soc Sci Med 69:821-9. 2009
    ..Beyond structural constraints that hinder the adoption of preventive infant feeding patterns, addressing these issues may help improve counseling practices...
  66. ncbi Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2a (MEN2a): a call for psycho-social research
    Ellen Giarelli
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychooncology 11:59-73. 2002
    ..Genetic testing is the standard of care, prophylactic surgery is recommended during directive counseling, and life-long surveillance is encouraged for people with MEN2a...
  67. ncbi Celebrating a decade of evaluation and treatment: the University of Maryland Tinnitus & Hyperacusis Center
    S L Gold
    University of Maryland Tinnitus and Hyperacusis Center, Baltimore, USA
    Am J Audiol 9:69-74. 2000
    ..To facilitate the goal of habituation of the tinnitus signal, TRT implements both directive counseling to neutralize the negative emotional associations toward the tinnitus, and sound therapy to interfere with ..
  68. ncbi A modified version of tinnitus retraining therapy: observing long-term outcome and predictors
    Birgit Mazurek
    Tinnitus Centre, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Audiol Neurootol 11:276-86. 2006
    Tinnitus retraining therapy (TRT) in Germany includes not only directive counseling and sound therapy but also stress management and facultative psychotherapeutic treatment...
  69. ncbi China's genetic services providers' attitudes towards several ethical issues: a cross-cultural survey
    X Mao
    Department of Psychiatry, West China University of Medical Sciences, Chengdu
    Clin Genet 52:100-9. 1997
    ..However, most of them (86%) would prefer directive counseling. More than half would agree to disclose genetic information to relatives at risk, and would permit third ..
  70. pmc Start Talking About Risks: development of a Motivational Interviewing-based safer sex program for people living with HIV
    Carol E Golin
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:S72-83. 2007
    ..living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) is Motivational Interviewing (MI), a non-judgmental, client-centered but directive counseling style...
  71. ncbi Efficacy of Eye Movement Desensitization in the treatment of cognitive intrusions related to a past stressful event
    Richard A Lytle
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA 16803, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 16:273-88. 2002
    ..20 (1989b) 211], (b) an identical procedure which employed eye fixation on a stationary target, or (c) non-directive counseling. Standardized self-report, subjective rating, Daily Diary, and intrusive thought sampling measures were ..
  72. ncbi A systematic review of home-based interventions to prevent and treat postpartum depression
    Julie A Leis
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 12:3-13. 2009
    ..Interventions used cognitive behavioral, psychodynamic, and non-directive counseling approaches...
  73. ncbi Is non-directive counseling for patient choice cesarean delivery ethically justified?
    Robin B Kalish
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, NYPH, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Perinat Med 35:478-80. 2007
    ..good professional medical practice? Second, how should physicians respond to or counsel patients who request patient choice cesarean delivery? And, third, should patient choice cesarean delivery be routinely offered to all pregnant women?..
  74. ncbi An ethically justified decision-making pathway for the management of pregnancies complicated by twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome
    Daniel Skupski
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:339-42. 2007
    ..To present an ethically justified decision-making pathway to use in the evaluation and treatment of pregnant women whose fetuses have twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS)...
  75. ncbi Prenatal diagnosis of perplexing cases of lipidoses
    Ahmed L Aboul Nasr
    Gynecology and Obstetrics Department, Faculty ofMedicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
    Bratisl Lek Listy 109:493-6. 2008
    ..To present and discuss the technical, ethical and counseling difficulties that were encountered in the prenatal diagnosis of some perplexing cases of lipidoses...
  76. ncbi [Impact of a dietary counseling program on the gain weight speed of pregnant women attended in a primary care service]
    Marcia Regina Vitolo
    Programa de Pos Graduacao em Ciencias da Saude, Departamento de Nutricao, Universidade Federal de Ciências da Saúde de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    Rev Bras Ginecol Obstet 33:13-9. 2011
    ..to evaluate the impact of dietary counseling on controlling weight gain in pregnant women, who were served in a public health service facility...
  77. ncbi Effect of lifestyle modifications on blood pressure by race, sex, hypertension status, and age
    L P Svetkey
    Duke Hypertension Center and the Sarah W Stedman Nutrition and Metabolism Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 19:21-31. 2005
    ..In conclusion, diverse groups of people can adopt multiple lifestyle changes that can lead to improved BP control and reduced CVD risk...
  78. pmc Prevention and treatment of childhood obesity: care received by a state medicaid population
    Suzanne Lazorick
    Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:816-26. 2011
    ..Whether improvements in documentation of care followed these new guidelines deserves further research...
  79. ncbi Questions and reflections: the use of motivational interviewing microskills in a peer-led brief alcohol intervention for college students
    Sean J Tollison
    University of Washington, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Seattle, WA 98105 6099, USA
    Behav Ther 39:183-94. 2008
    ..These findings highlight the importance of competent reflective listening skills and the need for continual training and supervision for peer facilitators...
  80. ncbi [Do you counsel your patients on their health behaviors?]
    Chantal Sauvageau
    Santé publique de la Capitale Nationale, Quebec
    Can J Public Health 99:31-5. 2008
    ..To document counselling practices of general practitioners concerning lifestyle habits in the Capitale-Nationale region (Quebec City and area), from the patient's perspective...
  81. ncbi The effect of a social work intervention to enhance advance care planning documentation in the nursing home
    R Sean Morrison
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:290-4. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of a multicomponent advance care planning intervention directed at nursing home social workers on identification and documentation of preferences for medical treatments and on patient outcomes...
  82. ncbi Pre-natal counselling--helping couples make decisions following the diagnosis of severe heart disease
    Samuel Menahem
    Paediatric Cardiology, Unit, Monash Medical Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 81:601-7. 2005
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  83. pmc Voluntary medical male circumcision: matching demand and supply with quality and efficiency in a high-volume campaign in Iringa Region, Tanzania
    Hally R Mahler
    Jhpiego Tanzania, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    PLoS Med 8:e1001131. 2011
    ..This case study suggests that a campaign approach can be used to provide high-volume quality VMMC services without compromising client safety, and provides a model for matching supply and demand for VMMC services in other settings...
  84. ncbi An exploration of the usefulness of motivational interviewing in facilitating secondary prevention gains in cardiac rehabilitation
    Karen Hancock
    School of Nursing, Family and Community Health, University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 25:200-6. 2005
    Motivational interviewing is a client-centered, directive counseling approach aimed at promoting motivation in clients to change certain behaviors...
  85. ncbi Failure of conventional strategies to improve nutritional status in malnourished adolescents and adults with cystic fibrosis
    Daina Kalnins
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, and Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 147:399-401. 2005
    ..1 years) with cystic fibrosis. Energy intake and nutritional status were evaluated over 3 months. There was no significant change in energy intake or percent ideal body weight in either group...
  86. ncbi The impact of a brief motivational intervention on unprotected sex and sex while high among drug-positive emergency department patients who receive STI/HIV VC/T and drug treatment referral as standard of care
    Edward Bernstein
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 1 Boston Medical Center Place Dowling 1, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:1203-16. 2012
    ..Self-reported high-risk behaviors declined in both groups with no significant between-group differences in behaviors or STI/HIV incidence...
  87. ncbi Medication overuse headache: predictors and rates of relapse in migraine patients with low medical needs. A 1-year prospective study
    P Rossi
    Headache Clinic INI Grottaferrata, IRCCS C Mondino Institute of Neurology Foundation, Pavia, Italy
    Cephalalgia 28:1196-200. 2008
    ..48, P = 0.04) and a greater number of previous preventive treatments (OR 1.54, P = 0.01). In patients with migraine plus MOH and low medical needs, relapse seems to depend on a greater severity of baseline migraine...
  88. pmc Efficacy and safety of varenicline for smoking cessation in patients with cardiovascular disease: a randomized trial
    Nancy A Rigotti
    General Medicine Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Tobacco Research and Treatment Center, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    Circulation 121:221-9. 2010
    ..Varenicline, a partial alpha4beta2 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor agonist, is effective for smoking cessation in healthy smokers, but its efficacy and safety in smokers with cardiovascular disease are unknown...
  89. ncbi Emergency department-based tobacco interventions improve patient satisfaction
    Steven L Bernstein
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Emerg Med 38:e35-40. 2010
    ..To determine whether receipt of smoking cessation counseling affects satisfaction scores in adult emergency department (ED) smokers...
  90. pmc A pilot trial of spirituality counseling for weight loss maintenance in African American breast cancer survivors
    Zora Djuric
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5930, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:552-64. 2009
    ..The spirituality counseling framework therefore may be further refined and useful for other health promotion studies with African American populations...
  91. ncbi Challenges faced by health-care providers offering infant-feeding counseling to HIV-positive women in sub-Saharan Africa: a review of current research
    Emily L Tuthill
    a School of Nursing, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    AIDS Care 27:17-24. 2015
    ..held by the HCPs toward infant feeding in the context of HIV, contradictory messages, staff workload, directive counseling styles, and a lack of practical strategies to offer mothers, often leading to improvised counseling ..
  92. ncbi Exercise counselling by family physicians in Canada
    Maureen F Kennedy
    Calgary, ABT3A 2N1 Canada
    Prev Med 37:226-32. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to assess physician confidence, current versus desired practice, and barriers related to the counselling of exercise by family physicians in Canada...
  93. ncbi Motivational interviewing as a prelude to coaching in healthcare settings
    Nancy Houston Miller
    Stanford Cardiac Rehabilitation Program, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 25:247-51. 2010
    ..A 3-step approach to coaching may simplify the process of change and offer techniques for healthcare professionals to better equip them facilitate the change process...
  94. pmc Elective course on medication therapy management services
    Catherine Kuhn
    South Carolina College of Pharmacy, Charleston, SC, USA
    Am J Pharm Educ 74:40. 2010
    ..To determine the impact of active-learning strategies in a medication therapy management (MTM) elective on pharmacy students' preparedness to participate in real-life MTM counseling sessions...
  95. ncbi Passive mobilisation of shoulder region joints plus advice and exercise does not reduce pain and disability more than advice and exercise alone: a randomised trial
    Judy F Chen
    Physiotherapy Department, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, NSW, 2031, Australia
    Aust J Physiother 55:17-23. 2009
    ..Is the addition of passive mobilisation of shoulder region joints to advice and exercise for patients with shoulder pain and stiffness more effective than advice and exercise alone?..
  96. ncbi Development of the hepatitis C self-management program
    Erik J Groessl
    Health Services Research and Development, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 83:252-5. 2011
    ..Herein, we describe a recently developed self-management program designed to assist HCV-infected patients with adherence and improve their health-related quality of life (HRQOL)...
  97. ncbi A systematic review of motivational interviewing training for general health care practitioners
    Lena Lindhe Söderlund
    Division of Community Medicine, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Patient Educ Couns 84:16-26. 2011
    ..This article systematically reviews empirical studies that have evaluated different aspects of motivational interviewing (MI) training for general health care professionals...
  98. ncbi A randomised trial of three counselling strategies for lifestyle changes in patients with hypercholesterolemia treated with ezetimibe on top of statin therapy (TWICE)
    Philippe Gabriel Steg
    INSERM U 698, université Paris VII Denis Diderot, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, AP HP, 46, rue Henri Huchard 75018 Paris, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 101:723-35. 2008
    ..To compare the impact of three patient counselling strategies for lifestyle changes and to assess the safety and efficacy of ezetimibe on top of statin therapy in hypercholesterolemic high risk patients...
  99. pmc Using the Teamlet Model to improve chronic care in an academic primary care practice
    Ellen H Chen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:S610-4. 2010
    ..Team care can improve management of chronic conditions, but implementing a team approach in an academic primary care clinic presents unique challenges...
  100. doi Reimbursement for patient and family meetings and the costs of care at the end of life
    Stephen A Hilty
    JAMA 300:2119-20; author reply 2120. 2008
  101. ncbi Practice-level approaches for behavioral counseling and patient health behaviors
    Bijal A Balasubramanian
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Somerset, New Jersey 08873, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:S407-13. 2008
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Research Grants62

  1. Tinnitus Retraining Therapy Trial
    Roberta W Scherer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..study designed to investigate the efficacy of tinnitus retraining therapy (TRT) and its component parts, directive counseling (DC) and sound therapy (ST)...
  2. Tinnitus Retraining Therapy Trial (TRTT)
    CHARLES CRAIG FORMBY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..study designed to investigate the efficacy of tinnitus retraining therapy (TRT) and its component parts, directive counseling (DC) and sound therapy (ST)...
  3. Interactive ELSI Curriculum for Primary Care Residents
    Michael Wilkes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..and feature interactive elements, plus video clips demonstrating relevant best practices (for instance, non-directive counseling about predictive testing, or modeling difficult conversations about prognosis)...
  4. Intervention for Reduced Sound Tolerance
    C Formby; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The novel intervention is an extension of Tinnitus Retraining Therapy (TRT), which uses directive counseling and low-level sound therapy to habituate the tinnitus percept...
  5. Component Analysis of Motivational Interviewing
    Jon Morgenstern; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., spirit) and technical (directive) strategies, 2) spirit-only MI (SOMI) consisting of empathic and non-directive counseling, and 3) a self-change control (SCC)...
  6. Skin Savvy Study
    Carolyn Heckman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..that reveal currently existing skin damage and 2) motivational interviewing (Ml), a person-centered, yet directive counseling style used to enhance internal motivation to change health behaviors...
  7. Clinical Trial for Tinnitus Retraining Therapy(TRT)
    C Formby; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..TRT is a habituation-based intervention that uses directive counseling and low-level sound therapy to facilitate habituation of the awareness of tinnitus, its annoyance, and ..
  8. COMPREHENSIVE SICKLE CELL CENTER
    Martin Steinberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..at risk for the hemoglobin S gene, in particular in the childbearing ages; to provide education and non-directive counseling to individuals and couples identified with hemoglobin traits; to increase the knowledge and awareness of ..
  9. MOTIVATIONAL ENHANCEMENT THERAPY FOR PREGNANT SMOKERS
    Angela Stotts; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..MET strategies and techniques are implemented using an empathic, non- confrontational yet directive counseling style to enhance motivation and reduce ambivalence about change...
  10. BUPROPION FOR HOSPITALIZED SMOKERS W CORONARY DISEASE
    Nancy Rigotti; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..If found to be safe and effective, bupropion SR could become a standard part of "secondary prevention" therapy for smokers with acute CHD, a large, high-risk, high-cost patient group. ..
  11. Bupropion for Smoking Cessation in Postpartum Women
    Nancy Rigotti; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If this pilot is successful, we plan to test the safety and efficacy of bupropion SR in a future full-scale randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial for smoking cessation in postpartum women. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. Maintaining Exercise after Cardiac Rehabilitation
    Bernardine Pinto; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. HOME BASED MODERATE EXERCISE FOR BREAST CANCER PATIENTS
    Bernardine Pinto; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This study also raises the intriguing possibility of elucidating the physiological effects of exercise on hormonal and immune mechanisms involved in breast cancer. ..
  14. Promoting Physical Activity after Colorectal Cancer
    Bernardine Pinto; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. Gradual vs Abrupt Cessation Treatment for Smoking
    John Hughes; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will be the first large, systematic test of gradual vs. abrupt cessation. ..
  16. Natural History of Attempts to Stop Smoking
    John R Hughes; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  17. Behavioral factors in the surgical treatment of obesity
    Thomas Wadden; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The study, by examining ghrelin and other appetite-related hormones, also will enhance knowledge of the regulation of body weight following GBP. ..
  18. Internal Barriers to Seeking Smoking Cessation Treatment
    John Hughes; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our results will suggest messages for media campaigns and for clinicians to use to motivate smokers to access proven treatments. ..
  19. Proactive Cessation Intervention with Biomarker Feedback
    JENNIFER MC CLURE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If effective, this treatment strategy could have broad potential as a public health intervention. ..
  20. Pediatric HIV-encephalopathy in DRC: effect of ART & role of compartmentalization
    Annelies Van Rie; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  21. BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION AND PHARMACOTHERAPY FOR OBESITY
    Thomas Wadden; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..If confirmed, the above findings will have important implications for treating obesity in primary care. ..
  22. LIFESTYLE ACTIVITY FOR WEIGHT MANAGEMENT
    Thomas Wadden; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The predicted superiority of lifestyle activity is based on extensive pilot data and, if confirmed, should significantly improve the management of obesity and its associated health complications. ..
  23. PREVENTIVE ONCOLOGY AWARD--SMOKING CESSATION AND WOMEN
    JENNIFER MC CLURE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Such knowledge is important as it may lead to the development of more targeted, and therefore potentially more effective, cessation interventions. ..
  24. WEIGHT LOSS IN OBESE BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS
    Zora Djuric; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This study should be useful to determine certain psychosocial are associated with extent of weight loss, and in turn whether weight loss is associated with changes in selected markers of breast cancer risk. ..
  25. DIETARY INTERVENTION--WOMEN HIGH RISK FOR BREAST CANCER
    Zora Djuric; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The use of biomarkers will allow to evaluate the cancer-protective effects of dietary modulation over a relatively short period of time. ..
  26. Tobacco Prevention/Cessation Education: Medical Students
    Alan Geller; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..modules, plans for integration, and faculty training Aim3 - Conduct trial implementation Aim4 - Conduct a comprehensive, formative, process and impact evaluation Aim5 - Disseminate teaching guides to other medical schools ..
  27. EVALUATION OF A CIGARETTE SUBSTITUTE
    John Hughes; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We believe it imperative to begin studying these substitutes so that, unlike low-tar/low nicotine cigarettes, we will know whether their introduction is good or bad for public health. ..
  28. Neurodevelopment and HIV/AIDS
    Annelies Van Rie; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  29. Lifestyles Physical Activity and Function in RA
    Kevin Fontaine; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Fontaine the skills and experience he needs to develop into an independent patient-oriented clinical researcher. ..
  30. MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWS FOR MANDATED ETOH EDUCATION
    Nancy Barnett; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The development of effective interventions for young adults who are engaging in harmful drinking should reduce the chronicity of alcohol-related problems and injuries in this population. ..
  31. Naturalistic Influences on Alcohol Problems in College
    Nancy Barnett; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Resulting knowledge should inform preventive interventions. ..
  32. Lifestyle Physical Activity for Fibromyalgia
    Kevin Fontaine; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Evaluating the effects of LPA on pain threshold, metabolic efficiency/perceived exertion, sleep parameters, and pain catastrophizing will provide mechanistic insight on how LPA influences the major symptoms of FM. ..
  33. Magnetic Resonance in Peripheral Arterial Disease
    Mary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This knowledge, in subsequent studies, is expected to lead to new therapies for PAD-related functional impairment and functional decline. ..
  34. Caregiver Outcomes Post NH Placement of a Family Member
    JOSEPH GAUGLER; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  35. AN ADHERENCE INTERVENTION FOR ANTIRETROVIRAL REGIMENS
    Colleen DiIorio; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Each participant will be followed for 12 months. With the effects of attrition incorporated into the sample size calculations, a total of 240 participants or 120 per condition will be required to test the primary hypotheses. ..
  36. COMBINING A SMOKE ENDING AID WITH BEHAVIORAL TREATMENT
    Peter Gariti; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The findings of this study will provide sufficient evidence for the efficacy of the experimental treatment and its extended investigation in a Phase II study or for its nonefficacy. ..
  37. PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE AND FUNCTIONAL OUTCOMES
    Mary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..They further state that the results of this study will be used to develop subsequent intervention studies designed to improve quality of life and prevent functional decline among men and women with PAD. ..
  38. Promoting physical activity among Latino youth: A community-based approach
    Cynthia Perry; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The feasibility assessment will include a process evaluation, identification of barriers to participation by the adolescents in the intervention, and an outcomes evaluation. ..
  39. Using Social Risk to Guide Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) Preventive Treatment
    Kevin Fiscella; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Implementation of such a global risk tool could ultimately help justify implementation of more intensive behavioral interventions focusing on diet, exercise, smoking cessation and medication adherence for those at highest social risk. ..
  40. Changes in sexual function following bariatric surgery
    DAVID SARWER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed study is innovative, as it will provide new and important information on the long-term effects of bariatric surgery on these important areas of quality of life. ..
  41. Comparative effectiveness of diabetes prevention strategies in women with GDM
    Assiamira Ferrara; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Finding that this intervention is cost-effective in this setting should motivate its adoption at KP as well as in other health care systems. ..
  42. Modifying Group Therapy for Bipolar Abusers
    Roger Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If warranted by the results, effect sizes from the proposed study will be used to help in the preparation of a larger-scale subsequent Stage II study. ..
  43. Brief Alcohol Intervention for School-to-Work Transitions
    Suzanne M Colby; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed research would test the effects of BMI specifically in the under-studied and under-treated population of heavy drinking non-college young adults. ..
  44. Changing HIV Transmission Behavior in HIV-Positive Men
    James Dilley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..a critical need: can a theory-based counseling intervention reduce future high risk sexual behavior among HIV-positive persons? If so, this intervention could be rapidly incorporated into primary care settings and slow the spread of HIV ..
  45. Evidence-based Principles of Treatment
    FRANK PEARSON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., with specific types of clients), and (2) the scientific strength and limitations of meta-analysis using current protocols and how this essential method can be improved. ..
  46. Patient Feedback Effectiveness Study
    Paul Crits Christoph; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..A collaborating clinical trial application for this test of PF is being submitted by John Rotrosen, M.D., from New York University, School of Medicine. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  47. The Impact of HMO's on Disparties
    Kevin Fiscella; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If the study hypotheses are confirmed, the findings will underscore the need for HMOs to track and address disparities among their members if the Healthy People 2010 for the elimination of disparities is to be achieved. ..
  48. Soy Isoflavones for Menopausal Vasomotor Symptoms
    Judith Ockene; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These data will provide essential information for optimal study design, methods of data collection, and total daily dose and dosing frequency for a larger, more definitive randomized controlled trial. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. Club-Drugs and HIV Risk Behavior in High-Risk Men
    Grant Colfax; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  50. Hormones During Weight Loss in Breast Cancer Survivors
    Cheryl Rock; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  51. Diabetes Management for Low-Income Hispanic Patients
    Milagros Rosal; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The study products (i.e., detailed intervention manual, tailored educational materials, manual for training of providers) will serve to enhance the translation potential of the intervention. ..
  52. Individual Behavior Therapy for Partner Violent Men
    Christopher Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Analyses will address the main effects of ICBT versus TAU, and will explore potential mediators (e.g., homework compliance, therapeutic alliance) and moderators (e.g., psychopathology) of change. ..
  53. HEALTHY WEIGHT MANAGEMENT FOR BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS
    Cheryl Rock; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  54. Diffusion of Drug Prevention Curricula Nationwide
    Christopher Ringwalt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  55. Motivational Interviewing & CBT for Generalized Anxiety
    HENNY WESTRA; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The development of a motivational pretreatment has potentially widespread application since it can be used in combination with a variety of therapy approaches for a variety of prevalent and pernicious mental health problems beyond GAD. ..
  56. A Behavioral Economic Approach to Smoking Cessation
    Janet Audrain McGovern; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., adolescents, older adults) and to other contexts (e.g., prevention). ..
  57. The Process of Group Therapy for Cocaine Dependence
    Paul Crits Christoph; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Statistical solutions for addressing such "rolling" groups have yet to be developed. Our second aim is to develop a new statistical approach to the analysis of data from "rolling" groups. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Antidepressant & Behavioral Adherence Intervention for Depressed HIV Patients
    Glenn Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. Pharmacogenetic Investigation of Naltrexone
    Caryn Lerman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The long-term objective of this research is to discover and develop new pharmacogenetic treatment models that can be readily translated to the clinical setting to individualize pharmacotherapy and maximize effectiveness. ..
  60. Causal Models for CVD Use by Aspirin and Vitamin E in the Women's Health Study
    Nancy Cook; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The findings of reduced risk of CVD mortality, however, as well as effects by age, should be explored further to clarify the public health message. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  61. Vaginal Douching in Latina Women and Adolescents
    MELISSA MCKEE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..