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A case study of media perception and decision-making in the Jefferson County, AL Dursban Study A church based cardiovascular disease awareness program for African American women on increasing awareness behaviors and physical activity A health belief study of the African Caribbean American population age 35--85 years in an urban New York City community, about the type 2 diabetes mellitus disease A multivariate analysis of masculine gender role strain and its relationship to degrees of substance dependence and degrees of violence in an adult incarcerated population A phenomenological case study of ethnic minority Medicaid diabetic patients in Virginia: Providers' viewpoints A phenomenological perspective on parenting experience among African American mothers living with HIV disease A qualitative case study: Hospital emergency preparedness coordinators' perspectives of preparing for and responding to incidents A qualitative exploration of physical fitness characteristics in a German urban population A qualitative study on the readiness of rural hospitals to respond to community disasters A self-administered problem gambling screen (FLAGS-II) as motivational intervention for problem gamblers A study evaluating pregnant smokers' attitude toward smoking cessation services: Assessing the impact of a Georgia Tobacco Cessation Program A study of body image perceptions related to appearance, fitness and health orientation among Black women A study of the lived experiences of parents waiting for their child to receive an organ transplant Acculturation as it correlates to obesity among Hispanic young adults Addressing immunization challenges in rural Florida: A qualitative case study research African American women and obesity: The lived experience African American women with Lupus: A phenomenological study An action research project to reinvigorate HIV testing rates An action research study of health care access barriers among women experiencing situational poverty An action research study to examine the health and social care programs for gay, lesbian, and bisexual older adults An evaluation of the relationship between patients' adult attachment styles and their level of trust in their physicians at a veteran health care system An examination of the self-rated health of older adults to determine if the internet influences personal health An exploration of crisis experience and training as they relate to transformational leadership and rhetorical sensitivity among U.S. public health officials Archery exercise to promote successful aging through physical activity among baby boomers Are young adult college attending African American women protecting themselves from HIV/AIDS? A study of sexual assertiveness characteristics Assessing a community's adverse childhood experience related programs Assessing screening approaches for type 2 diabetes among youth in an urban community clinic Causal and predictive relationships among race, implicit racial bias, and simulated treatment recommendations Changing lifestyles and risk of hypertension in an African population: The alcohol factor Church leaders versus church members: The barriers that affect open discussion of HIV/AIDS in the African American church Clinical quality measures and the incidence rate of invasive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (IMRSA) in tidewater Virginia Collaboration with parents to improve outcomes in young child obesity College health: Meeting the health care needs of international students Crisis, strategy, and response: Investigating the state of strategic leadership in emergency management Divine intervention: A study of spirituality and chemical dependency Dying for change: An examination of the effect of prison hospice programs on institutional culture Economic value: An examination of single and multipayer policy outcomes Effects of attitude, norms, and perceived behavior control on intentions to become a teen father Environmental stressors, prenatal care, and low birth weight effects on Black infants Erectile dysfunction: A barrier to prostate cancer screening among African American men Evaluation of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Section 2302 implementation Evaluation of an early intervention program for children (aged 0--6) with disabilities in a Caribbean country from a parent perspective Evaluation of the impact of Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities obesity prevention programs and policies in Buffalo, New York Evaluation research of the effectiveness of a child sexual abuse prevention program utilizing the public health approach Examining behaviors of parents using emergency department visits for children with asthma Examining differences in electronic health record adoption and motivations between small and large physician practices Exploratory study of retention and emotional intelligence in public health: The case of the Coastal Health District, GA Exploring Illinois physicians' experience using electronic medical records (EMR) via the UTAUT model Exploring hospital community benefit and population health in South Carolina Exploring the knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs of professional African American women about their risk for contracting HIV: A phenomenological study Exploring the lived sexual experiences and condom use consistency of heterosexual African American men at risk for HIV infection Exploring the role of the safe school climate coordinator in implementing effective programs to increase safety and reduce bullying Factors influencing the infant feeding decision among African American mothers: A qualitative analysis Geographic disparities among sickle cell disease pediatric patients in the United States Global health jurisprudence of international health regulations: A study of global regulations reporting and enforcement on the infectious disease filovirus Health behaviors: A study of New Jersey college students Health care disparities: An analysis of trust and service utilization among African Americans Health disparities: A focus on race/ethnicity in the primary care setting among African American women with HIV/AIDS How funding impacts public health departments' emergency preparedness How personality affects HIV and AIDS awareness among Black men and their communities I did it my way: The perspective of self-guided weight management among obese-reduced individuals Identifying parental attitudes and behaviors toward factors contributing to childhood obesity in Northwest Georgia Improved A1C readings for diabetic patients who receive feedback via text messaging Improving Dengue fever knowledge, attitude, and practices in primary school children in Florida through animation Influence of grief on consent rates in cornea donation: A qualitative case study Integrating mental health services into routine healthcare for women of childbearing potential Internet technology: An investigation of e-health uses by individuals with chronic diseases Leadership and goals in the 21st century hospice paradigm: A qualitative multiple-case study Leadership based intervention: Examining leadership behaviors in coaches & physical activity levels in children Leadership style best practices for new United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps officers Living with HIVAIDS: A nutritional support model for rural women in Zimbabwe Low-income minority access to preventive medicine to avert diabetes Maintaining abstinence from substance use: A grounded theory investigation Managing resources in times of uncertain funding: AIDS services organizations in crisis Marketing a social norm: An investigation of a campaign's impact on culture change regarding alcohol use Maternal and child health outcomes: An analysis of the South Carolina Region 1 Postpartum Newborn Home Visit program Measuring the public's attitude of substance-abuse treatment oriented solutions in the War on Drugs Menopause and health-promotion behaviors of English-speaking Caribbean women in New York City Methamphetamine abuse: Exploring the source of product, income, and population of residence in relationship to the age of first use in Minnesota Motivational profiles of adult males in the precontemplation stage of change for alcohol dependence Negotiating identities: The transition to motherhood in young urban adolescent mothers Nurse leader competencies and their relationship to quality of nursing care: A case study Organizational structure and nonprofit minority HIV organizations: A qualitative study of the effects of funder-mandated organizational requirements on minority community -based organizations (MCBOs) Perspectives of African American Women toward Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Positioning during labor and the relationship with adverse maternal outcomes in low risk pregnancies Pre-intake screening engagement: Examining initial attendance when feedback is introduced to clients within an outpatient clinic Pregnancy resource centers and the woman's choice: A quantitative correlational study Public health policy implications for HIV behavioral risk reduction interventions: Unintended recovery outcomes among methamphetamine-using MSM Public service caseworkers' experiences with clients who receive federal aid: A phenomenological study Quality home visitor-family relationship: Action research strategies that enhance a Healthy Families America program in California Quantitative study on the perceived neighborhood environment and physical activity levels of adults in a large metropolitan area Realizing enhanced student interprofessional education through clinical teamwork (RESPECT): An interprofessional education project Relationship between Kilauea's volcanic emissions and symptoms of anxiety and depression in adult residents of Hawai'i Island Relationships among locus of control, perceived self-efficacy, and medication adherence in members of Double -Trouble in Recovery or Dual Recovery Anonymous self -help groups Relevance of pain management outcomes in veterans Role identity and demographic characteristics as predictors of professional nurse volunteerism Salsa dancing as an intervention increasing the self-efficacy levels of nonregular exercisers Scientific misconduct: Perceptions, beliefs, working environments, and reporting practices in the clinical research associate population Social support use by Chamorro women on Guam diagnosed with breast cancer Spirituality as positive predictor of coping with stress for individuals in recovery from alcohol and other drug addictions Stakeholders' experiences with U.S. hospital emergency preparedness Stigmas associated with having depression among African American older adults Substance abuse: Evaluation of substance abuse treatment outcomes in the healthcare delivery system Telecardiology's impact on rural-dwelling patient behaviors who suffer from congestive heart failure The My Sister's Keeper's project: A spiritually-based weight loss intervention program for African American women, ages 25--64 The aftermath of a natural disaster: A phenomenological study of permanent displacement among adult survivors of Hurricane Katrina The analysis of self-esteem, body image and sexual knowledge in single women 30--50 years of age: The study of their sexual satisfaction The challenges of managing the emergence of emergency management within healthcare The collective voice of suicide survivors: A phenomenological inquiry The effect of health education on adolescents' perception of osteoporosis and osteogenic behaviors The impact of a walking intervention upon perceived stress levels among university employees The impact of huddles on safety culture in long term care: An action research case study The influence of religiosity on risky sexual behavior in African American women ages 18--25 The lived experience of alcohol consumption by male, active -duty soldiers below the minimum legal drinking age: A qualitative study The lived experiences of gastric bypass patient's: Understanding their perceived supports before and after the surgery The perceptions of Tongan patients about western healthcare providers cultural competence in public health: A qualitative study The psychological effects of obesity in native Hawaiian women The relationship between African American clergy and lay leaders' beliefs, knowledge and behavioral intentions on HIV/AIDS prevention program resources The relationship between priority violations, foodborne illness and patron complaints in restaurants: A District of Columbia study The relationship of mindfulness in the morning on employee wellness using the five factor model of wellness The sexual and social experiences of adult African American/Black men who have sex with men (MSM): A qualitative study The sexual practices of African American women in regard to having unprotected sex The short-term effect of a technology based comprehensive weight reduction program for obese adults in a primary care medical clinic: A three month psychobehavioral study The study of transformational leadership and leader development of public health directors in the Midwest Through the use of Gilbert's Behavioral Engineering Model, what changes can management make to increase blood donations? Training Health Service Technicians as Teacher Assistants in an inpatient residential emotional/behavior disorder classroom setting Tuberculosis among Ethiopian-born Georgia residents: An ethnographic approach to understand the sociocultural aspects of tuberculosis Understanding what factors influence Florida State Troopers to enforce the Driving Under the Influence (DUI) statute: A phenomenological study Unraveling barriers to colorectal cancer screening among insured African American men and women