Submissions from 2006

Esophageal dysmotility confirmed by esophageal manometry in a patient with stiff-man syndrome and dysphagia, T. N. Witte, M. L. Borum, and M. A. Ali

Prevalence of esophageal dysmotility in patients with idiopathic refractory gastroparesis, T. N. Witte, M. L. Borum, E. E. Nsien, and M. A. Ali

Colonic varices secondary to superior mesenteric vein stenosis in a patient with Crohn's disease, T. N. Witte, C. R. Entwisle, M. L. Borum, and M. A. Ali

Pseudomelanosis duodeni diagnosed in a patient with upper gastrointestinal bleeding and calciphylaxis, S. Zeddun, A. Ali, M. Borum, and S. Bashir

Submissions from 2005

Psychosocial predictors of smoking trajectories during middle and high school, L. Abroms, B. Simons-Morton, D. L. Haynie, and R. Chen

HIV prevention community planning: challenges & opportunities for data-informed decision-making., H.A. Amaro, S.M. Blake, A.C. Morrill, K. Cranston, and J. Logan

Preventive healthcare of infants in a region of Lebanon: Parental beliefs, attitudes and behaviors, G. N. Atiyeh and A. El-Mohandes

Local school district adoption of state-recommended policies on HIV prevention education, S. M. Blake, R. A. Ledsky, R. J. Sawyer, C. Goodenow, and S. Banspach

Intimate Partner Violence, Substance Use, and HIV Among Low-Income Women: Taking a Closer Look, Jessica G. Burke, Laura Knab Thieman, Andrea C. Gielen, Patricia O'Campo, and Karen A. McDonnell

A curriculum for Physician Assistants in clinical prevention and population health., J.F. Cawley

Physician assistant supply and demand. (editorial), J.F. Cawley

The Physician Assistant profession., J.F. Cawley and R.S. Hooker

Geriatric pain. Self-reports of pain in nursing home residents with dementia: a comparison of assessments, J. Cohen-Mansfield

Time for change: the role of nonpharmacological interventions in treating behavior problems in nursing home residents with dementia., J. Cohen-Mansfield and J.E. Mintzer

Using Formative Evaluation to Improve a Smoking Cessation Intervention for Pregnant Women, Myra A. Crawford, Lesa L. Woodby, Toya V. Russell, and Richard A. Windsor

Survey Nonresponse Bias Among Young Adults: The Role of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Drugs, Carol B. Cunradi, Roland Moore, Moira Killoran, and Genevieve Ames

Assessing Cardiovascular Reactivity in Working Women with the Social Competence Interview, Barbara Curbow, Karen A. McDonnell, Erin Dreyling, Alyson Hall, and Sheila Fitzgerald

The trend of maternal mortality in Egypt from 1992-2000: An emphasis on regional differences, R. Gipson, A. El-Mohandes, O. Campbell, A. H. Issa, and N. Matta

Improving the use of data for HIV prevention decision making: lessons learned., R.A. Jenkins, A.R Averbach, A. Robbins, K. Cranston, and H. Amaro

Bridging data and decision making: development of techniques for improving the HIV prevention community planning process., R.A. Jenkins, A. Robbins, K. Cranston, K. Batchelor, and A.C. Freeman

Doctoral degrees for PAs: questions and issues., P.E. Jones and J.F. Cawley

Prevention of type 2 diabetes with troglitazone in the Diabetes Prevention Program., W.C. Knowler, R.F. Hamman, S.L. Edelstein, E. Barrett-Connor, and D.A. Ehrmann

Abuse, HIV status and health-related quality of life among a sample of HIV positive and HIV negative low income women, Karen A. McDonnell, Andrea C. Gielen, Patricia O'Campo, and Jessica G. Burke

HIV prevention community planning: enhancing data-informed decision-making., A.C. Morrill, H.A. Amaro, S.M. Blake, K. Cranston, and A.R. Averbach

Uncovering neighbourhood influences on intimate partner violence using concept mapping, Patricia O'Campo, Jessica Burke, Geri Lynn Peak, Karen A. McDonnell, and Andrea C. Gielen

The effect of metformin and intensive lifestyle intervention on the metabolic syndrome: the Diabetes Prevention Program randomized trial.[summary for patients in Ann Intern Med. 2005 Apr 19;142(8):I46; PMID: 15838061], T.J. Orchard, M. Temprosa, R. Goldberg, S. Haffner, and R. Ratner

Impact of intensive lifestyle and metformin therapy on cardiovascular disease risk factors in the diabetes prevention program. [see comment], R. Ratner, R. Goldberg, S. Haffner, S. Marcovina, and T. Orchard

Uptake of colorectal cancer screening in an uninsured population., M. Sarfaty and S. Feng

Use of a patient assistant to facilitate medical visits for Latino patients with low health literacy, M. Sarfaty, C. H. Turner, and E. Damotta

Training and resource needs of teachers who provide HIV education to special population students., R. Sawyer, S.M. Blake, R. Ledsky, C. Goodenow, and D. Evans

Coronary heart disease prevention in menopausal women. [Review] [82 refs], D. Schneider and J. Hsia

Submissions from 2004

The STRENGTH Ezine: An application of e-mail for health promotion in adolescent girls, L. C. Abroms, P. Fagan, M. E. Eisenberg, H. S. H. Lee, and N. Remba

Introduction of nasal continuous positive airway pressure (NCPAP) in neonatal care units(NCUs) in Egypt improves survival of low birth weight (LBW) infants, A. Bayoumi, A. E. El-Mohandes, H. Aly, R. Gipson, and N. Matta

Factors associated with spontaneous smoking cessation (SC) and environmental tobacco smoke avoidance (ETSA) exposure during the first and second trimester of pregnancy, S. M. Blake, A. E. E. El-Mohandes, M. W. Rossi, D. Best, and K. Murray

Pregnancy intendedness, happiness, maternal risk and their correlates during the first and second trimester of pregnancy, S. M. Blake, M. Kiely, C. Gard, A. E. El-Mohandes, and M. N. El-Khorazaty

Ending intimate partner violence: An application of the transtheoretical model, J. G. Burke, J. A. Denison, A. C. Gielen, K. A. McDonnell, and P. O'Campo

The adequacy of the minimum data set assessment of pain in cognitively impaired nursing home residents., J. Cohen-Mansfield

Community-based cancer screening programs in older populations: making progress but can we do better?, B. Curbow, J. Bowie, M. A. Garza, K. McDonnell, and L. B. Scott

The Narcotrafficker in Representation and Practice: A Cultural Persona from the U.S.-Mexican Border, Mark Edberg

Does pre-pregnancy maternal obesity influence length of gestation and birth weight (BW)?: A multivariate analysis, A. A. E. El-Mohandes, H. Aly, T. A. Hammad, M. Mohamed, and N. Janosy

Smoking during pregnancy, the tip of an iceberg: Associated behavioral risks and reproductive morbidities, A. A. E. El-Mohandes, S. M. Blake, M. Kiely, N. El-Khorazaty, and K. Murray

Factors associated with intimate partner violence during pregnancy in minority populations, A. A. E. El-Mohandes, N. El-Khorazaty, K. Murray, P. Sharps, and M. Kiely

Improved utilization and outcomes in forty neonatal care units in upper Egypt between 1999-2002, A. A. E. El-Mohandes, R. Gipson, N. Matta, E. Mansour, and L. Mohsen

The Physician Assistant and community-oriented primary care., J. Gofin and J.F. Cawley

Spatial accessibility of primary care in the U.S.: A review., M.F. Guagliardo

Do pediatric hospitalizations have a unique geography?, M.F. Guagliardo, K.A. Jablonski, J.G. Joseph, and D.C. Goodman

Physician accessibility: An urban case study of pediatric providers., M.F. Guagliardo, C.R. Ronzio, I. Cheung, E. Chacko, and J.G. Joseph

Dietary intake in the Diabetes Prevention Program cohort: baseline and 1-year post-randomization, E. J. Mayer-Davis, K. C. Sparks, K. Hirst, T. Costacou, and J. C. Lovejoy

Comparison of FIMR Programs With Other Perinatal Systems Initiatives, Karen A. McDonnell, Donna M. Strobino, Katherine M. Baldwin, Holly Grason, and Dawn P. Misra

Comparison of FIMR Programs With Other Perinatal Systems Initiatives. [References], Karen A. McDonnell, Donna M. Strobino, Katherine M. Baldwin, Holly Grason, and Dawn P. Misra

Geographic retrofitting: A method of community definition in community-oriented primary care practices, F. Mullan, R. L. Phillips, and E. L. Kinman

Cost of care analysis in neonatal centers in Egypt, K. Nada, R. Gipson, A. A. E. El-Mohandes, N. Matta, and E. Mansour

A multi-center study of cumulative psychosocial risks in low-income African American women: Implications for intervention, S. Subramanian, J. Joseph, A. El-Mohandes, A. Johnson, and N. El-Khorazaty

Does gender affect neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in low birth weight infants?, J. A. Tioseco, H. Aly, J. Essers, J. Milner, and K. Patel

Submissions from 2003

The cost of diabetes in Latin America and the Caribbean, A. Barcelo, C. Aedo, S. Rajpathak, and S. Robles

Condom availability programs in Massachusetts high schools: Relationships with condom use and sexual behavior, S. M. Blake, R. Ledsky, C. Goodenow, R. Sawyer, and D. Lohrmann

A formative evaluation in maternal and child health practice: the Partners for Life Nutrition Education Program for pregnant women, N. R. Boyd and R. A. Windsor

A model for understanding sexual health among Asian American/Pacific islander men who have sex with men (MSM) in the United States, C. L. Chng, F. Y. Wong, R. J. Park, M. C. Edberg, and D. S. Lai

Comparing receipt of preventive care among patients based on insurance status and/or usual source of care, J. DeVoe, G.E. Fryer, R.L. Phillips, and L.A. Green

Effects of withdrawal from metformin on the development of diabetes in the diabetes prevention program, Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group.

The ecology of medical care for children in the United States, S.M. Dovey, M. Weitzman, G.E. Fryer, L.A. Green, and B.P. Yawn

Elimination of health disparities in racial/ethnic minority communities: developing data indicators to assess the progress of community-based efforts, M. C. Edberg, F. Y. Wong, V. Woo, and T. Doong

The effect of a parenting education program on the use of preventive pediatric health care services among low-income, minority mothers: A randomized, controlled study, A. A. E. El-Mohandes, K. S. Katz, M. N. El-Khorazaty, D. McNeely-Johns, and P. W. Sharps

Breastfeeding practices in a cohort of inner-city women: the role of contraindications, L. England, R. Brenner, B. Bhaskar, B. Simons-Morton, and A. Das

International medical graduates and the primary care workforce for rural underserved areas, K.S. Fink, R.L. Phillips, G.E. Fryer, and N. Koehn

Variation in the ecology of medical care, G.E. Fryer, L.A. Green, S.M. Dovey, B.P. Yawn, and R.L. Phillips

Standardizing contact investigation protocols, L. B. Gerald, F. Bruce, C. M. Brooks, N. Brook, and M. E. Kimerling

School-based health centers - A long road to travel, J. G. Lear

Healthy communities: A natural ally for community-oriented primary care - Response, F. Mullan

Partial pressure of carbon dioxide in extremely low birth weight infants supported by nasal prongs continuous positive airway pressure, A. T. Nguyen, H. Aly, J. Milner, K. M. Patel, and A. El-Mohandes

Exploring residency match violations in family medicine, R.L. Phillips, K.A. Phillips, F.M. Chen, and A. Melillo

Targeting the endothelium in cancer - The importance of the interaction of hemostatic mechanisms and the vascular wall for tumor growth and angiogenesis, F. R. Rickles, S. R. Patierno, and P. M. Fernandez

Effect of exercise training on blood pressure in postmenopausal Caucasian and African-American women, H. Santa-Clara, L. Szymanski, and B. Fernhall

The discrepancy between self-reported smoking status and urine cotinine levels among women enrolled in prenatal care at four publicly funded clinical sites., D. Webb, N. Boyd, D. Messina, and R. Windsor

Smoking cessation or reduction in pregnancy treatment methods: A meta-evaluation of the impact of dissemination, R. Windsor

Smoking cessation or reduction in pregnancy treatment methods: a meta-evaluation of the impact of dissemination., R. Windsor

Submissions from 2002

Nonpharmalogical interventions for dementia: Enhacing and maintaining mental health in long-term care residents., C. Camp, J. Cohen-Mansfield, and E. Capezuti

The profession in 2002 and beyond., J.F. Cawley

Development of a framework to encourage addressing advance directives when resources are limited., J. Cohen-Mansfield

Managing agitation in elderly patients with demetia., J. Cohen-Mansfield

Recruitment rates in gerontological research: The situation for drug trials in demntia may be worse than previously reported., J. Cohen-Mansfield

Relatives' assessment of pain in cognitively impaired nursing home residents., J. Cohen-Mansfield

Nursing staff members' perceptions of pain indicators in persons with severe dementia., J. Cohen-Mansfield and M. Creedon

Medical decisions for troubled breathing in nursing home residents., J. Cohen-Mansfield and S. Lipson

Pain in cognitively impaired nursing home residents: How well are physicians diagnosing it?, J. Cohen-Mansfield and S. Lipson

The under-detection of pain of dental etiology in persons with dementia., J. Cohen-Mansfield and S. Lipson

An evaluation of a computer softwareprogram in identifying drug interactions in nursing home residents., J. Cohen-Mansfield, S. Lipson, R.L. Woosley, and J. Farley

Kids in cars: closing gaps in child occupant restraint laws., A.M. Dellinger, P.C. Groff, A.D. Mickalide, and P.A. Nolan

Is there evidence that patients with dementia decline in health after being admitted to long-term care facilities?, A. Desai and J. Cohen-Mansfield

Intimate partner violence and its relationship to condom use among HIV positive and HIV negative women., A.C. Gielen, K.A. McDonnell, and P. O'Campo

Unremarkable' recoveries: normalizing adversity and cancer survival, M. Killoran, M. Schlitz, and N. Leewis

Reduction in the incidence of type 2 diabetes with lifestyle intervention or metformin., W.C. Knowler, E. Barrett-Connor, S.E. Fowler, R.F. Hamman, and J.M. Lachin

Ensuring the safety of school age passengers: booster seats are necessary for optimal protection., A.D. Mickalide, K. DiCapua, and H. Paul

Physician Assistansts in the United States, D.E. Mittman, J.F. Cawley, and W. Fenn

Community-oriented primary care: new relevence in a changing world, F. Mullan and L. Epstein

Surviving physical and sexual abuse: what helps low income women?, P. O'Campo, K.A. McDonnell, A.C. Gielen, and J. Burke

Interaction and intervention modeling: predicting and extrapolating the impact of multiple interventions, R. Reigelman, D. Verme, J. Rochon, and A.E. El-Mohandes

Submissions from 2001

The need for an urban HIV/AIDS policy in the United States, C. Akukwe

Developing theory-based substance abuse prevention programs for young adolescent girls., H.A. Amaro, S.M. Blake, P. Schwartz, and L. Flinchbaugh

Receipt of school health education and school health services among adolescent immigrants in Massachusetts., S. Blake, R. Ledsky, C. Goodenow, and L. O'Donnell