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The relation of parenting style to adolescent school performance.
A reformation of Baumrind's typology of authoritarian, permissive, and authoritative parenting styles in the context of adolescent school performance is developed and tested using a large and diverse sample of San Francisco Bay Area high school students.
CHAMPS physical activity questionnaire for older adults: outcomes for interventions.
- A. Stewart, K. Mills, A. King, W. Haskell, D. Gillis, P. Ritter
- Medicine, EducationMedicine and science in sports and exercise
- 1 July 2001
A self-report physical activity questionnaire for older men and women developed to evaluate the outcomes of the Community Healthy Activities Model Program for Seniors (CHAMPS), an intervention to increase physical activity, finds the CHAMPS measure may be useful for evaluating the effectiveness of programs aimed at increasing levels of physical activity in older adults.
Evidence suggesting that a chronic disease self-management program can improve health status while reducing hospitalization: a randomized trial.
An intervention designed specifically to meet the needs of a heterogeneous group of chronic disease patients, including those with comorbid conditions, was feasible and beneficial beyond usual care in terms of improved health behaviors and health status.
Effect of a self-management program on patients with chronic disease.
- K. Lorig, D. Sobel, P. Ritter, D. Laurent, M. Hobbs
- Medicine, PsychologyEffective clinical practice : ECP
- 1 November 2001
At 1 year, participants in the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program experienced statistically significant improvements in health behaviors, self-efficacy, and health status and had fewer visits to the emergency department and had less ED visits.
Chronic Disease Self-Management Program: 2-Year Health Status and Health Care Utilization Outcomes
A low-cost program for promoting health self-management can improve elements of health status while reducing health care costs in populations with diverse chronic diseases.
Community-Based Peer-Led Diabetes Self-management
It is suggested that people with diabetes without elevated A1C can benefit from a community-based, peer-led diabetes program and the DSMP deserves consideration for implementation.
Internet-Based Chronic Disease Self-Management: A Randomized Trial
The Internet-based CDSMP proved effective in improving health statutes by 1 year and is a viable alternative to the small-group Chronic Disease Self Management Program.
Hispanic Chronic Disease Self-Management: A Randomized Community-Based Outcome Trial
This community-based program has the potential to improve the lives of Hispanics with chronic illness while reducing emergency room use and demonstrating improved health status, health behavior, and self-efficacy.
The internet-based arthritis self-management program: a one-year randomized trial for patients with arthritis or fibromyalgia.
The Internet-based ASMP proved effective in improving health status measures at 1 year and is a viable alternative to the small-group ASMP.
Online Diabetes Self-Management Program
Although the results were mixed, they suggest that the program may have beneficial effects in reducing A1C, AI/AN populations can be engaged in and benefit from online interventions, and follow-up reinforcement appeared to have no value.