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Research Output 1997 2019

22 Citations (Scopus)

Accelerometer use in a physical activity intervention trial

Napolitano, M. A., Borradaile, K. E., Lewis, B. A., Whiteley, J. A., Longval, J. L., Parisi, A. F., Albrecht, A. E., Sciamanna, C., Jakicic, J. M., Papandonatos, G. D. & Marcus, B. H., Nov 1 2010, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 31, 6, p. 514-523 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise
Self Report
Practice Guidelines
Clinical Trials
Accelerometry
27 Citations (Scopus)

Accuracy of recall of exercise counseling among primary care patients

Sciamanna, C., Goldstein, M. G., Marcus, B. H., Lawrence, K. & Pinto, B. M., Dec 1 2004, In : Preventive Medicine. 39, 6, p. 1063-1067 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Counseling
Primary Health Care
Tape Recording
Exercise
Physicians
135 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of internet and print-based physical activity interventions

Marcus, B. H., Lewis, B. A., Williams, D. M., Dunsiger, S., Jakicic, J. M., Whiteley, J. A., Albrecht, A. E., Napolitano, M. A., Bock, B. C., Tate, D. F., Sciamanna, C. N. & Parisi, A. F., May 14 2007, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 167, 9, p. 944-949 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Internet
Costs and Cost Analysis
Body Mass Index
Research Personnel
Weights and Measures
12 Citations (Scopus)
Health
Obesity
Demography
Delivery of Health Care
Gardens
8 Citations (Scopus)

An evidence-based interactive computer program to assist physicians in counseling smokers to quit

Sciamanna, C. N., Ford, D. E., Flynn, J. A. & Langford, C., Sep 1 1999, In : M.D. Computing. 16, 5, p. 54-60 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Counseling
Software
Physicians
United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Expert Systems

An Expert System for Counseling patients to Stop Smoking

Sciamanna, C. N. & Ford, D. E., Dec 1 1997, In : Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 4, SUPPL., 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Expert Systems
Counseling
Smoking
23 Citations (Scopus)

Are those who use specific complementary and alternative medicine therapies less likely to be immunized?

Jones, L., Sciamanna, C. & Lehman, E., Mar 1 2010, In : Preventive Medicine. 50, 3, p. 148-154 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Complementary Therapies
Chiropractic
Immunization
Primary Health Care
Qigong
98 Citations (Scopus)

A silent response to the obesity epidemic: Decline in US physician weight counseling

Kraschnewski, J. L., Sciamanna, C. N., Stuckey, H. L., Chuang, C. H., Lehman, E. B., Hwang, K. O., Sherwood, L. L. & Nembhard, H. B., Feb 1 2013, In : Medical care. 51, 2, p. 186-192 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Counseling
Obesity
Physicians
Weights and Measures
Primary Care Physicians
51 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing multiple risk behaviors in primary care: Screening issues and related concepts

Babor, T. F., Sciamanna, C. & Pronk, N. P., Jan 1 2004, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 27, SUPPL., p. 42-53 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risk-Taking
Primary Health Care
Health Status Indicators
Population Control
Public Health
3 Citations (Scopus)

A strength training program for primary care patients, central Pennsylvania, 2012

Sciamanna, C. N., Patel, V. A., Kraschnewski, J. L., Rovniak, L. S., Messina, D. A., Stuckey, H. L., Curry, W. J., Chuang, C. H., Sherwood, L. L. & Hess, S. L., Jan 1 2014, In : Preventing Chronic Disease. 11, 130403.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resistance Training
Primary Health Care
Education
Health
Weights and Measures
15 Citations (Scopus)

Attitudes toward nurse practitioner-led chronic disease management to improve outpatient quality of care

Sciamanna, C., Alvarez, K., Miller, J., Gary, T. & Bowen, M., Nov 1 2006, In : American Journal of Medical Quality. 21, 6, p. 375-381 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nurse Practitioners
Quality of Health Care
Ambulatory Care
Disease Management
Chronic Disease
9 Citations (Scopus)

A web-based patient activation intervention to improve hypertension care: Study design and baseline characteristics in the web hypertension study

Thiboutot, J., Stuckey, H., Binette, A., Kephart, D., Curry, W., Falkner, B. & Sciamanna, C., Nov 1 2010, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 31, 6, p. 634-646 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Participation
Hypertension
Blood Pressure
Preventive Medicine
Physicians
26 Citations (Scopus)

A website to improve asthma care by suggesting patient questions for physicians: Qualitative analysis of user experiences

Hartmann, C. W., Sciamanna, C. N., Blanch, D. C., Mui, S., Lawless, H., Manocchia, M., Rosen, R. K. & Pietropaoli, A., Sep 27 2007, In : Journal of medical Internet research. 9, 1, p. e3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Care
Asthma
Physicians
Guideline Adherence
Quality of Health Care

Behavior modification

Sciamanna, C., Dec 1 2006, Oncology: An Evidence-Based Approach. Springer New York, p. 358-366 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Behavior Therapy
Health Behavior
Neoplasms
Counseling
Exercise
52 Citations (Scopus)

Brief report: What types of internet guidance do patients want from their physicians?

Diaz, J. A., Sciamanna, C. N., Evangelou, E., Stamp, M. J. & Ferguson, T., Aug 1 2005, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 20, 8, p. 683-685 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Internet
Physicians
Primary Care Physicians
Primary Health Care
Delivery of Health Care
13 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiovascular comorbidities among public health clinic patients with diabetes: The Urban Diabetics Study

Robbins, J. M., Webb, D. A. & Sciamanna, C. N., Feb 8 2005, In : BMC Public Health. 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comorbidity
Public Health
Primary Health Care
Myocardial Infarction
Hypertension
73 Citations (Scopus)
Internet
Health
Health Communication
Bibliography
PubMed
16 Citations (Scopus)

Clinician-patient communication about physical activity in an underserved population

Carroll, J. K., Fiscella, K., Meldrum, S. C., Williams, G. C., Sciamanna, C. N., Jean-Pierre, P., Morrow, G. R. & Epstein, R. M., Mar 1 2008, In : Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 21, 2, p. 118-127 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vulnerable Populations
Communication
Exercise
Community Health Centers
Office Visits
8 Citations (Scopus)

Clinician-targeted intervention and patient-reported counseling on physical activity

Carroll, J. K., Winters, P. C., Sanders, M. R., Decker, F., Ngo, T. & Sciamanna, C. N., May 2014, In : Preventing Chronic Disease. 11, 5, 130302.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Counseling
Exercise
Interviews
Vulnerable Populations
Community Health Centers
14 Citations (Scopus)

Commit to Quit in the YMCAs: Translating an evidence-based quit smoking program for women into a community setting

Whiteley, J. A., Napolitano, M. A., Lewis, B. A., Williams, D. M., Albrecht, A., Neighbors, C. J., Sciamanna, C. & Marcus, B. H., Nov 1 2007, In : Nicotine and Tobacco Research. 9, 11, p. 1227-1235 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smoking
Smoking Cessation
Tobacco Products
Exercise
Smoke
91 Citations (Scopus)
Chest Pain
Hospital Emergency Service
Myocardial Infarction
Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Perfusion Imaging
57 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of five measures of motivation to quit smoking among a sample of hospitalized smokers

Sciamanna, C. N., Hoch, J. S., Duke, G. C., Fogle, M. N. & Ford, D. E., Feb 2 2000, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 15, 1, p. 16-23 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Motivation
Smoking
Smoking Cessation
Inpatients
Lost to Follow-Up
2 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of sun protection behaviors among physicians and patients

Sciamanna, C., Zampi, A. & Weinstock, M. A., Jan 1 2002, In : American Journal of Health Promotion. 16, 6, p. 319-322 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solar System
physician
Physicians
Sunscreening Agents
university
1 Citation (Scopus)
Stress Echocardiography
Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Chest Pain
Hospital Emergency Service
Odds Ratio
29 Citations (Scopus)

Computer-based interventions for weight loss or weight maintenance in overweight or obese people

Folse, S. B., Falzon, L., Trudeau, K. J., Sciamanna, C. N., Schwartz, J. E. & Davidson, K. W., Sep 18 2009, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 1, CD007675.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Weight Loss
Maintenance
Weights and Measures
13 Citations (Scopus)

Computerized tailored physical activity reports: A randomized controlled trial

Carroll, J. K., Lewis, B. A., Marcus, B. H., Lehman, E. B., Shaffer, M. L. & Sciamanna, C., Jan 1 2010, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 39, 2, p. 148-156 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Control Groups
Primary Health Care
Physicians
9 Citations (Scopus)

Design and acceptability of patient-oriented computerized diabetes care reminders for use at the point of care

Sciamanna, C., Gifford, D. R. & Smith, R. J., Jun 1 2004, In : Medical Informatics and the Internet in Medicine. 29, 2, p. 157-168 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Point-of-Care Systems
Reminder Systems
Tape Recording
Quality of Health Care
Primary Care Physicians
34 Citations (Scopus)

Dissemination of the AHCPR clinical practice guideline in community health centres

DePue, J. D., Goldstein, M. G., Schilling, A., Reiss, P., Papandonatos, G., Sciamanna, C. & Kazura, A., Jan 1 2002, In : Tobacco Control. 11, 4, p. 329-335 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Community Health Centers
Practice Guidelines
nicotine
obstetrics
7 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of the internet on the doctor-patient relationship: A review of the literature

Blanch, D., Sciamanna, C., Lawless, H. & Diaz, J., Jun 1 2005, In : Journal on Information Technology in Healthcare. 3, 3, p. 179-201 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Internet
Health
Ambulatory Care
Online searching
Physicians
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of a fingerprint reader on survey responses of primary care patients

Sciamanna, C. N. & Clark, M. A., Jan 1 2003, In : Journal of Health Psychology. 8, 1, p. 187-192 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dermatoglyphics
Primary Health Care
Vegetables
Health Status
Fruit
21 Citations (Scopus)
Patient Participation
Randomized Controlled Trials
Blood Pressure
Primary Health Care
Hypertension
21 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of a website designed to improve the management of migraines

Sciamanna, C., Nicholson, R. A., Lofland, J. H., Manocchia, M., Mui, S. & Hartman, C. W., Jan 1 2006, In : Headache. 46, 1, p. 92-100 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Migraine Disorders
Headache
Software
Communication
Quality of Health Care
7 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of using a computer in a doctor's office on patient attitudes toward using computerized prompts in routine care

Sciamanna, C., Novak, S. P. & Marcus, B. H., Jun 1 2005, In : International Journal of Medical Informatics. 74, 5, p. 357-365 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Counseling
Primary Health Care
Software
30 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy of a weight-loss website based on positive deviance: A randomized trial

Kraschnewski, J., Stuckey, H., Rovniak, L., Lehman, E. B., Reddy, M., Poger, J. M., Kephart, D., Coups, E. J. & Sciamanna, C., Dec 1 2011, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 41, 6, p. 610-614 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weight Loss
Weights and Measures
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Energy Intake
Weight Gain
1 Citation (Scopus)

Empowering patients to improve safety

Alvarez, K. & Sciamanna, C. N., Jan 1 2006, In : American Journal of Medical Quality. 21, 1, p. 5-6 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Safety Management
Patient Participation
Safety
14 Citations (Scopus)

Engineering Online and In-Person Social Networks for Physical Activity: A Randomized Trial

Rovniak, L., Kong, L., Hovell, M. F., Ding, D., Sallis, J. F., Ray, C. A., Kraschnewski, J., Matthews, S. A., Kiser, E., Chinchilli, V., George, D. & Sciamanna, C., Dec 1 2016, In : Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 50, 6, p. 885-897 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Support
Walking
Interpersonal Relations
14 Citations (Scopus)

Engineering online and in-person social networks to sustain physical activity: Application of a conceptual model

Rovniak, L. S., Sallis, J. F., Kraschnewski, J. L., Sciamanna, C. N., Kiser, E. J., Ray, C. A., Chinchilli, V. M., Ding, D., Matthews, S. A., Bopp, M., George, D. R. & Hovell, M. F., Sep 16 2013, In : BMC Public Health. 13, 1, 753.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Support
Walking
Interpersonal Relations
Social Environment
Waist Circumference
67 Citations (Scopus)

Ethnic/racial disparities in hospital procedure volume for lung resection for lung cancer

Neighbors, C. J., Rogers, M. L., Shenassa, E. D., Sciamanna, C. N., Clark, M. A. & Novak, S. P., Jul 1 2007, In : Medical care. 45, 7, p. 655-663 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung Neoplasms
Lung
Odds Ratio
High-Volume Hospitals
Hispanic Americans
23 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating online continuing medical education seminars: Evidence for improving clinical practices

Weston, C. M., Sciamanna, C. & Nash, D. B., Dec 1 2008, In : American Journal of Medical Quality. 23, 6, p. 475-483 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Continuing Medical Education
Physicians
Guidelines
Systolic Heart Failure
Quality of Health Care
181 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of an internet-based physical activity intervention: A preliminary investigation

Napolitano, M. A., Fotheringham, M., Tate, D., Sciamanna, C., Leslie, E., Owen, N., Bauman, A. & Marcus, B., Jan 1 2003, In : Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 25, 2, p. 92-99 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Internet
Exercise
Control Groups
Walking
Postal Service
11 Citations (Scopus)

Everyday stress response targets in the science of behavior change

Smyth, J. M., Sliwinski, M. J., Zawadzki, M. J., Scott, S. B., Conroy, D. E., Lanza, S. T., Marcusson-Clavertz, D., Kim, J., Stawski, R. S., Stoney, C. M., Buxton, O. M., Sciamanna, C. N., Green, P. M. & Almeida, D. M., Feb 2018, In : Behaviour Research and Therapy. 101, p. 20-29 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Behavior
Sleep
Cognition
Biomedical Research
Health
36 Citations (Scopus)

Examination of print and telephone channels for physical activity promotion: Rationale, design, and baseline data from Project STRIDE

Marcus, B. H., Napolitano, M. A., King, A. C., Lewis, B. A., Whiteley, J. A., Albrecht, A. E., Parisi, A. F., Bock, B. C., Pinto, B. M., Sciamanna, C. A., Jakicic, J. M. & Papandonatos, G. D., Jan 1 2007, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 28, 1, p. 90-104 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Telephone
Expert Systems
Exercise
Administrative Personnel
Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 Citations (Scopus)

Factors influencing the implementation of a point-of-care screening tool for delirium.

Swan, B. A., Becker, J., Brawer, R. & Sciamanna, C., Nov 1 2011, In : Medsurg nursing : official journal of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses. 20, 6, p. 318-322 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Point-of-Care Systems
Delirium
Nurses
18 Citations (Scopus)

Feasebility of incorporating computer-tailored health behaviour communications in primary care settings

Sciamanna, C. N., Marcus, B. H., Goldstein, M. G., Lawrence, K., Swartz, S., Bock, B., Graham, A. L. & Ahern, D. K., Jun 1 2004, In : Informatics in Primary Care. 12, 1, p. 40-48 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Communication
Health Behavior
Primary Health Care
Health
Workflow
7 Citations (Scopus)

Feasibility of using a compact elliptical device to increase energy expenditure during sedentary activities

Rovniak, L. S., Denlinger, L. A., Duveneck, E., Sciamanna, C. N., Kong, L., Freivalds, A. & Ray, C. A., Jul 2014, In : Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 17, 4, p. 376-380 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy Metabolism
Equipment and Supplies
Indirect Calorimetry
Cues
Body Mass Index
1 Citation (Scopus)
Volunteers
Obesity
Weights and Measures
Costs and Cost Analysis
Counseling
28 Citations (Scopus)

Filling the gaps in physician communication: The role of the Internet among primary care patients

Sciamanna, C. N., Clark, M. A., Diaz, J. A. & Newton, S., Dec 2003, In : International Journal of Medical Informatics. 72, 1-3, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Internet
Primary Health Care
Communication
Physicians
Decision Making
11 Citations (Scopus)

Global life satisfaction predicts ambulatory affect, stress, and cortisol in daily life in working adults

Smyth, J. M., Zawadzki, M. J., Juth, V. & Sciamanna, C. N., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 40, 2, p. 320-331 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrocortisone
Health
Insurance Benefits
Arousal
6 Citations (Scopus)

Health care provider use of private sector internal error-reporting systems

Roumm, A. R., Sciamanna, C. & Nash, D. B., Nov 1 2005, In : American Journal of Medical Quality. 20, 6, p. 304-312 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Root Cause Analysis
Hospital Information Systems
Computer Communication Networks
Private Sector
Patient Safety
1 Citation (Scopus)
Survivors
Neoplasms
Life Style
Therapeutics
Exercise