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Assessing the Multidimensional Relationship Between Medication Beliefs and Adherence in Older Adults With Hypertension Using Polynomial Regression

Paul Dillon, L Alison Phillips, Paul Gallagher, Susan M Smith, Derek Stewart and Gráinne Cousins.

in Annals of Behavioral Medicine

P ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Patient Education and Information; Primary Care; Public Health and Epidemiology. 6939 words.

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The Necessity–Concerns Framework (NCF) is a multidimensional theory describing the relationship...

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Associations Between Parenting Factors, Motivation, and Physical Activity in Overweight African American Adolescents

Lauren E Huffman, Dawn K Wilson, M Lee Van Horn and Russell R Pate.

in Annals of Behavioral Medicine

P ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Patient Education and Information; Primary Care; Public Health and Epidemiology. 9217 words.

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Positive parenting practices and environmental supports have been linked to physical activity...

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The Built Environment as a Determinant of Physical Activity: A Systematic Review of Longitudinal Studies and Natural Experiments

Mikko Kärmeniemi, Tiina Lankila, Tiina Ikäheimo, Heli Koivumaa-Honkanen and Raija Korpelainen.

in Annals of Behavioral Medicine

P ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Patient Education and Information; Primary Care; Public Health and Epidemiology. 8742 words.

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Physical inactivity is a global problem that increases the risk of many chronic diseases and...

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Cancer Screening and Prevention

Zhiqiang Lu, Alanna Murday and Charles Bennett.

in Prevention Practice in Primary Care

March 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Primary Care. 16818 words.

One in four deaths in the United States is due to cancer; this disease is the second leading cause of mortality in the United States. In this chapter, the authors systematically examine the...

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Cardiovascular Disease Prevention

Sandra A Tsai, Joseph Ravenell, Senaida Fernandez, Antoinette Schoenthaler, Kathleen Kenny and Gbenga Ogedegbe.

in Prevention Practice in Primary Care

March 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Primary Care. 19374 words.

Affecting more than 80 million Americans at a cost of over $400 billion annually, cardiovascular disease (CVD), which includes coronary heart disease (CHD) and stroke, is easily one of the...

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Challenges and Strengths of Prevention Practice in Primary Care

Sherri N. Sheinfeld Gorin.

in Prevention Practice in Primary Care

March 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Primary Care. 9576 words.

Chapter I defines prevention in healthcare, and explores the myriad challenges to practicing prevention in primary care, including: the importance of patient behavior change; the demands on...

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Changes in Executive Function Following a Stressful Interpersonal Task Are Associated With Condomless Anal Intercourse Among Men Who Have Sex With Men

David M Huebner, Larissa A McGarrity, Timothy W Smith, Nicholas S Perry and Yana Suchy.

in Annals of Behavioral Medicine

P ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Patient Education and Information; Primary Care; Public Health and Epidemiology. 3974 words.

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Executive functioning (EF) describes a set of neurocognitive processes critical to enacting...

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Daily Communal Coping in Couples With Type 2 Diabetes: Links to Mood and Self-Care

Melissa Zajdel, Vicki S Helgeson, Howard J Seltman, Mary T Korytkowski and Leslie R M Hausmann.

in Annals of Behavioral Medicine

P ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Patient Education and Information; Primary Care; Public Health and Epidemiology. 7741 words.

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Adjusting to the challenges of a chronic illness does not affect patients alone but also...

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Developing Shared Appraisals of Diabetes Risk Through Family Health History Feedback: The Case of Mexican-Heritage Families

Jielu Lin, Christopher S Marcum, Anna V Wilkinson and Laura M Koehly.

in Annals of Behavioral Medicine

P ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Patient Education and Information; Primary Care; Public Health and Epidemiology. 6602 words.

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Collecting complete and accurate family health history is critical to preventing type 2...

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Effects of a Group-Mediated Exercise and Dietary Intervention in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer Patients Undergoing Androgen Deprivation Therapy: Results From the IDEA-P Trial

Brian C Focht, Alexander R Lucas, Elizabeth Grainger, Christina Simpson, Ciaran M Fairman, Jennifer M Thomas-Ahner, Jackie Buell, J Paul Monk, Amir Mortazavi and Steven K Clinton.

in Annals of Behavioral Medicine

P ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Patient Education and Information; Primary Care; Public Health and Epidemiology. 10067 words.

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Although androgen-deprivation therapy (ADT) is the foundation of treatment for prostate cancer,...

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