Pawtucket Heart Health Program

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

References

Publications

  • Lefebvre RC. Primary prevention of coronary heart disease: a review of multifactor prevention trials. Prog Behav Modif. 1987;21:45-85. Pubmed ID:3108868
  • Lefebvre RC, Cobb GD, Goreczny AJ, Carleton RA. Efficacy of an incentive-based community smoking cessation program. Addict Behav. 1990;15(5):403-11. Pubmed ID:2248113
  • Linnan LA, Gans KM, Hixson ML, Mendes E, Longpre H, Carleton RA. Training health professionals and lay volunteers to deliver cholesterol screening and education programs. Public Health Rep. 1990 Nov-Dec;105(6):589-98. Pubmed ID:2124360
  • Rakowski W, Assaf AR, Lefebvre RC, Lasater TM, Niknian M, Carleton RA. Information-seeking about health in a community sample of adults: correlates and associations with other health-related practices. Health Educ Q. 1990 Winter;17(4):379-93. Pubmed ID:2262319
  • Assaf AR, Banspach SW, Lasater TM, Ramsey J, Tidwell RJ, Carleton RA. The FPbase microcomputer system for managing community health screening and intervention data bases. Public Health Rep. 1992 Nov-Dec;107(6):695-700. Pubmed ID:1333621
  • DelPrete LR, Caldwell M, English C, Banspach SW, Lefebvre C. Self-reported and measured weights and heights of participants in community-based weight loss programs. J Am Diet Assoc. 1992 Dec;92(12):1483-6. Pubmed ID:1452961
  • Jack BW, Gans KM, McQuade W, Culpepper L, Lasswell A, Hume AL, Dowling PT, Carleton RA. A successful physician training program in cholesterol screening and management. Prev Med. 1991 May;20(3):364-77. Pubmed ID:1862058
  • Lasater TM, Sennett LL, Lefebvre RC, DeHart KL, Peterson G, Carleton RA. Community-based approach to weight loss: the Pawtucket "weigh-in". Addict Behav. 1991;16(3-4):175-81. Pubmed ID:2063705
  • Carleton RA, Sennett L, Gans KM, Levin S, Lefebvre C, Lasater TM. The Pawtucket Heart Health Program. Influencing adolescent eating patterns. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1991;623:322-6. Pubmed ID:2042840
  • Niknian M, Linnan LA, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. Use of population-based data to assess risk factor profiles of blue and white collar workers. J Occup Med. 1991 Jan;33(1):29-36. Pubmed ID:1995799
  • Niknian M, Lefebvre RC, Carleton RA. Are people more health conscious? A longitudinal study of one community. Am J Public Health. 1991 Feb;81(2):205-7. Pubmed ID:1990861
  • Eaton CB, Lapane KL, Garber CA, Assaf AR, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. Sedentary lifestyle and risk of coronary heart disease in women. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 1995 Nov;27(11):1535-9. Pubmed ID:8587490
  • McKenney JL, Lapane KL, Assaf AR, Carleton RA. The association between perceived risk and actual cardiovascular disease. Epidemiology. 1995 Nov;6(6):612-6. Pubmed ID:8589093
  • Assaf AR, Helmert U, Lasater TL, Carleton RA, Greiser E. Measuring cardiovascular disease risk factor levels: international comparisons between Bremen-north/west (Germany) and two southeastern New England (USA) cities. Soz Praventivmed. 1995;40(4):218-29. Pubmed ID:8525711
  • Eaton CB, McPhillips JB, Gans KM, Garber CE, Assaf AR, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. Cross-sectional relationship between diet and physical activity in two southeastern New England communities. Am J Prev Med. 1995 Jul-Aug;11(4):238-44. Pubmed ID:7495600
  • Lapane KL, Zierler S, Lasater TM, Barbour MM, Carleton R, Hume AL. Is the use of psychotropic drugs associated with increased risk of ischemic heart disease? Epidemiology. 1995 Jul;6(4):376-81. Pubmed ID:7548344
  • Derby CA, Feldman HA, Bausserman LL, Parker DR, Gans KM, Carleton RA. HDL cholesterol: trends in two southeastern New England communities, 1981-1993. Ann Epidemiol. 1998 Feb;8(2):84-91. Pubmed ID:9491932
  • Winkleby MA, Feldman HA, Murray DM. Joint analysis of three U.S. community intervention trials for reduction of cardiovascular disease risk. J Clin Epidemiol. 1997 Jun;50(6):645-58. Pubmed ID:9250263
  • Parker DR, Gonzalez S, Derby CA, Gans KM, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. Dietary factors in relation to weight change among men and women from two southeastern New England communities. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord. 1997 Feb;21(2):103-9. Pubmed ID:9043963
  • Derby CA, Lapane KL, Hume AL, Babour MM, Carleton RA. Is cigarette smoking an effect modifier of the relation between antihypertensive therapy and blood lipids? Epidemiology. 1997 Jan;8(1):48-54. Pubmed ID:9116095
  • Hume AL, Barbour MM, Lapane KL, Flint PM, Carleton RA. Correlates of oral contraceptive use in two New England communities: 1981-1993. Pharmacotherapy. 1996 Nov-Dec;16(6):1173-8. Pubmed ID:8947992
  • Parker DR, Derby CA, Usner DW, Gonzalez S, Lapane KL, Carleton RA. Self-reported alcohol intake using two different question formats in southeastern New England. Int J Epidemiol. 1996 Aug;25(4):770-4. Pubmed ID:8921455
  • Parker DR, McPhillips JB, Lapane KL, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. Nutrition and health practices of diabetic and nondiabetic men and women from two southeastern New England communities. Nutr Health. 1995;10(3):255-68. Pubmed ID:8684734
  • Parker DR, McPhillips JB, Derby CA, Gans KM, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. High-density-lipoprotein cholesterol and types of alcoholic beverages consumed among men and women. Am J Public Health. 1996 Jul;86(7):1022-7. Pubmed ID:8669505
  • Flint PM, Lapane KL, Barbour MM, Derby CA, Carleton RA, Hume AL. Cardiovascular risk profiles of oral contraceptive users and nonusers: a population-based study. Prev Med. 1995 Nov;24(6):586-90. Pubmed ID:8610082
  • Lapane KL, Zierler S, Lasater TM, Stein M, Barbour MM, Hume AL. Is a history of depressive symptoms associated with an increased risk of infertility in women? Psychosom Med. 1995 Nov-Dec;57(6):509-13; discussion 514-6. Pubmed ID:8600476
  • Assaf AR, Lapane KL, McKenney JL, McKinlay S, Carleton RA. Coronary heart disease surveillance: field application of an epidemiologic algorithm. J Clin Epidemiol. 2000 Apr;53(4):419-26. Pubmed ID:10785573
  • Derby CA, Lapane KL, Feldman HA, Carleton RA. Trends in validated cases of fatal and nonfatal stroke, stroke classification, and risk factors in southeastern New England, 1980 to 1991 : data from the Pawtucket Heart Health Program. Stroke. 2000 Apr;31(4):875-81. Pubmed ID:10753991
  • Derby CA, Lapane KL, Feldman HA, Carleton RA. Sex-specific trends in validated coronary heart disease rates in southeastern New England, 1980-1991. Am J Epidemiol. 2000 Feb 15;151(4):417-29. Pubmed ID:10695601
  • Eaton CB, Lapane KL, Garber CE, Gans KM, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. Effects of a community-based intervention on physical activity: the Pawtucket Heart Health Program. Am J Public Health. 1999 Nov;89(11):1741-4. Pubmed ID:10553400
  • Gans KM, Assmann SF, Sallar A, Lasater TM. Knowledge of cardiovascular disease prevention: an analysis from two New England communities. Prev Med. 1999 Oct;29(4):229-37. Pubmed ID:10547047
  • Parker DR, Lapane KL, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. Short stature and cardiovascular disease among men and women from two southeastern New England communities. Int J Epidemiol. 1998 Dec;27(6):970-5. Pubmed ID:10024190
  • Gans KM, Lapane KL, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. Effects of intervention on compliance to referral and lifestyle recommendations given at cholesterol screening programs. Am J Prev Med. 1994 Sep-Oct;10(5):275-82. Pubmed ID:7848670
  • Crowley JP, Metzger J, Assaf A, Carleton RC, Merrill E, Valeri CR. Low density lipoprotein cholesterol and whole blood viscosity. Ann Clin Lab Sci. 1994 Nov-Dec;24(6):533-41. Pubmed ID:7847781
  • Derby CA, Hume AL, McPhillips JB, Barbour MM, Carleton RA. Prior and current health characteristics of postmenopausal estrogen replacement therapy users compared with nonusers. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1995 Aug;173(2):544-50. Pubmed ID:7645633
  • Carleton RA, Lasater TM, Assaf AR, Feldman HA, McKinlay S. The Pawtucket Heart Health Program: community changes in cardiovascular risk factors and projected disease risk. Am J Public Health. 1995 Jun;85(6):777-85. Pubmed ID:7762709
  • Carleton RA, Lasater TM, Assaf AR. The Pawtucket Heart Health Program: progress in promoting health. R I Med. 1995 Mar;78(3):74-7. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:7734757
  • Derby CA, Lasater TM, Vass K, Gonzalez S, Carleton RA. Characteristics of smokers who attempt to quit and of those who recently succeeded. Am J Prev Med. 1994 Nov-Dec;10(6):327-34. Pubmed ID:7880551
  • [No authors listed] Coronary-prone behavior and coronary heart disease: a critical review. The review panel on coronary-prone behavior and coronary heart disease. Circulation. 1981 Jun;63(6):1199-215. Review. Pubmed ID:7014026
  • Thompson PD, Funk EJ, Carleton RA, Sturner WQ. Incidence of death during jogging in Rhode Island from 1975 through 1980. JAMA. 1982 May 14;247(18):2535-8. Pubmed ID:6978411
  • Siconolfi SF, Cullinane EM, Carleton RA, Thompson PD. Assessing VO2max in epidemiologic studies: modification of the Astrand-Rhyming test. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 1982;14(5):335-8. Pubmed ID:7154887
  • Carleton RA. Criterion for cholesterol norms--healthy or statistical? Am J Clin Pathol. 1983 Mar;79(3):402. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:6829508
  • Carleton RA, Lasater TM. Coronary heart disease and human behavior. Prev Med. 1983 Sep;12(5):610-8. Pubmed ID:6657626
  • Siconolfi SF, Carleton RA, Elder JP, Bouchard PA: Hypotension After Exercise and Relaxation. In: Canto RC (Ed), Clinical Sports Medicine, Collamore Press, Lexington, Mass, Chapter 11, 1983
  • Hume AL, Barbour MM, Willey CJ, Assaf AR, Lapane KL, Carleton RA. Changing trends in antihypertensive therapy in two New England communities during the 1980s. Pharmacotherapy. 1993 May-Jun;13(3):244-51. Pubmed ID:8100629
  • McPhillips JB, Eaton CB, Gans KM, Derby CA, Lasater TM, McKenney JL, Carleton RA. Dietary differences in smokers and nonsmokers from two southeastern New England communities. J Am Diet Assoc. 1994 Mar;94(3):287-92. Pubmed ID:8120293
  • Reynes JF, Lasater TM, Feldman H, Assaf AR, Carleton RA. Education and risk factors for coronary heart disease: results from a New England community. Am J Prev Med. 1993 Nov-Dec;9(6):365-71. Pubmed ID:8311986
  • Assaf AR, Lapane KL, McKenney JL, Carleton RA. Possible influence of the prospective payment system on the assignment of discharge diagnoses for coronary heart disease. N Engl J Med. 1993 Sep 23;329(13):931-5. Pubmed ID:8361508
  • Barbour MM, Hume AL, Assaf AR, Carleton RA. The drug data base of the Pawtucket Heart Health Program: development and description. Pharmacotherapy. 1993 May-Jun;13(3):239-43. Pubmed ID:8321737
  • Derby CA, Hume AL, Barbour MM, McPhillips JB, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. Correlates of postmenopausal estrogen use and trends through the 1980s in two southeastern New England communities. Am J Epidemiol. 1993 May 15;137(10):1125-35. Pubmed ID:8317442
  • Hume AL, Barbour MM, Lapane KL, Assaf AR, Carleton RA. Prevalence and descriptors of aspirin use as an antiplatelet agent in two New England communities. Ann Pharmacother. 1993 Apr;27(4):442-4. Pubmed ID:8477120
  • Gans KM, Jack B, Lasater TM, Lefebvre RC, McQuade W, Carleton RA. Changing physicians' attitudes, knowledge, and self-efficacy regarding cholesterol screening and management. Am J Prev Med. 1993 Mar-Apr;9(2):101-6. Pubmed ID:8471266
  • Siconolfi SF, Garber CE, Baptist GD, Cooper FS, Carleton RA. Circulatory effects of mental stress during exercise in coronary artery disease patients. Clin Cardiol. 1984 Aug;7(8):441-4. Pubmed ID:6467695
  • Elder JP, Artz LM, Beaudin P, Carleton RA, Lasater TM, Peterson G, Rodrigues A, Guadagnoli E, Velicer WF. Multivariate evaluation of health attitudes and behaviors: development and validation of a method for health promotion research. Prev Med. 1985 Jan;14(1):34-54. Pubmed ID:4034513
  • Siconolfi SF, Lasater TM, McKinlay S, Boggia P, Carleton RA. Physical fitness and blood pressure: the role of age. Am J Epidemiol. 1985 Sep;122(3):452-7. Pubmed ID:4025294
  • Siconolfi SF, Lasater TM, Snow RC, Carleton RA. Self-reported physical activity compared with maximal oxygen uptake. Am J Epidemiol. 1985 Jul;122(1):101-5. Pubmed ID:4014188
  • Siconolfi SF, Garber CE, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. A simple, valid step test for estimating maximal oxygen uptake in epidemiologic studies. Am J Epidemiol. 1985 Mar;121(3):382-90. Pubmed ID:4014128
  • Elder JP, McKenna CA, Lazieh M, Ferreira A, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. The use of volunteers in mass screening for high blood pressure. Am J Prev Med. 1986 Sep-Oct;2(5):268-72. Pubmed ID:3453190
  • Schwertfeger R, Elder JP, Cooper R, Lasater TM, Carleton R. The use of telemarketing in the community-wide prevention of heart disease: the Pawtucket Heart Health Program. J Community Health. 1986 Fall;11(3):172-80. Pubmed ID:3793968
  • Lefebvre RC, Peterson GS, McGraw SA, Lasater TM, Sennett L, Kendall L, Carleton RA. Community intervention to lower blood cholesterol: the "Know Your Cholesterol" campaign in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Health Educ Q. 1986 Summer;13(2):117-29. Pubmed ID:3721878
  • Elder JP, McGraw SA, Abrams DB, Ferreira A, Lasater TM, Longpre H, Peterson GS, Schwertfeger R, Carleton RA. Organizational and community approaches to community-wide prevention of heart disease: the first two years of the Pawtucket Heart Health Program. Prev Med. 1986 Mar;15(2):107-17. Pubmed ID:3714665
  • Peterson G, Elder JP, Knisley PM, Colby JC, Beaudin P, DeBlois D, Carleton RA. Developing strategies for food vendor intervention: the first step. J Am Diet Assoc. 1986 May;86(5):659-61. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:3700928
  • Carleton RA, Lasater TM. Primary prevention of coronary heart disease: a challenge for behavioral medicine. Circulation. 1987 Jul;76(1 Pt 2):I124-9. Review. Pubmed ID:3297395
  • Lefebvre RC, Lasater TM, Carleton RA, Peterson G. Theory and delivery of health programming in the community: the Pawtucket Heart Health Program. Prev Med. 1987 Jan;16(1):80-95. Pubmed ID:3823012
  • Lasater TM, Lefebvre RC, Assaf AR, Saritelli AL, Carleton RA. Rapid measurement of blood cholesterol: evaluation of a new instrument. Am J Prev Med. 1987 Nov-Dec;3(6):311-6. Pubmed ID:3452369
  • Lefebvre RC, Harden EA, Rakowski W, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. Characteristics of participants in community health promotion programs: four-year results. Am J Public Health. 1987 Oct;77(10):1342-4. Pubmed ID:3631372
  • Elder JP, McGraw SA, Rodrigues A, Lasater TM, Ferreira A, Kendall L, Peterson G, Carleton RA. Evaluation of two community-wide smoking cessation contests. Prev Med. 1987 Mar;16(2):221-34. Pubmed ID:3588563
  • Assaf AR, Banspach SW, Lasater TM, McKinlay SM, Carleton RA. The Pawtucket Heart Health Program: II. Evaluation strategies. R I Med J. 1987 Dec;70(12):541-6. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:3480550
  • Carleton RA, Lasater TM, Assaf A, Lefebvre RC, McKinlay SM. The Pawtucket Heart Health Program: I. An experiment in population-based disease prevention. R I Med J. 1987 Dec;70(12):533-8. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:3480549
  • Colby JJ, Elder JP, Peterson G, Knisley PM, Carleton RA. Promoting the selection of healthy food through menu item description in a family-style restaurant. Am J Prev Med. 1987 May-Jun;3(3):171-7. Pubmed ID:3452355
  • Lefebvre RC, Lasater TM, Assaf AR, Carleton RA. Pawtucket Heart Health Program: the process of stimulating community change. Scand J Prim Health Care Suppl. 1988;1:31-7. Pubmed ID:3227200
  • Block L, Banspach SW, Gans K, Harris C, Lasater TM, Lefebvre RC, Carleton RA. Impact of public education and continuing medical education on physician attitudes and behavior concerning cholesterol. Am J Prev Med. 1988 Sep-Oct;4(5):255-60. Pubmed ID:3224002
  • Lefebvre RC, Harden EA, Zompa B. The Pawtucket Heart Health Program. III. Social marketing to promote community health. R I Med J. 1988 Jan;71(1):27-30. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:3422499
  • Lasater TM, Lefebvre RC, Carleton RA. The Pawtucket Heart Health Program. IV. Community level programming for heart health. R I Med J. 1988 Jan;71(1):31-4. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:3422500
  • Lasater TM, Carleton RA, Lefebvre RC. The Pawtucket Heart Health Program. V. Utilizing community resources for primary prevention. R I Med J. 1988 Feb;71(2):63-7. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:3162330
  • Lefebvre RC, Hursey KG, Carleton RA. Labeling of participants in high blood pressure screening programs. Implications for blood cholesterol screenings. Arch Intern Med. 1988 Sep;148(9):1993-7. Review. Pubmed ID:3046540
  • Lefebvre RC, Lasater TH, McKinlay SM, Gans KM, Walker N, Carleton RA. Performance characteristics of a blood cholesterol measuring instrument used in screening programs. Public Health Rep. 1989 May-Jun;104(3):266-70. Pubmed ID:2498976
  • McKinlay SM, Carleton RA, McKenney JL, Assaf AR. A new approach to surveillance for acute myocardial infarction: reproducibility and cost efficiency. Int J Epidemiol. 1989 Mar;18(1):67-75. Pubmed ID:2498218
  • Niknian M, McKinlay SM, Rakowski W, Carleton RA. A comparison of perceived and objective CVD risk in a general population. Am J Public Health. 1989 Dec;79(12):1653-4. Pubmed ID:2817194
  • Gans KM, Levin S, Lasater TM, Sennett LL, Maroni A, Ronan A, Carleton RA. Heart healthy cook-offs in home economics classes: an evaluation with junior high school students. J Sch Health. 1990 Mar;60(3):99-102. Pubmed ID:2319756
  • Lefebvre RC, Gubata P, Ronan A, Carleton RA. Variation in the Reflotron method of cholesterol measurement. Am J Cardiol. 1990 Apr 1;65(13):916-7. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:2321542
  • Hunt MK, Lefebvre RC, Hixson ML, Banspach SW, Assaf AR, Carleton RA. Pawtucket Heart Health Program point-of-purchase nutrition education program in supermarkets. Am J Public Health. 1990 Jun;80(6):730-2. Pubmed ID:2343964
  • Linnan LA, Harden EA, Bucknam L, Carleton RA. Marketing cardiovascular disease risk reduction programs at the workplace. The Pawtucket Heart Health Program experience. AAOHN J. 1990 Sep;38(9):409-18. Pubmed ID:2397012
  • Rakowski W, Lefebvre RC, Assaf AR, Lasater TM, Carleton RA. Health practice correlates in three adult age groups: results from two community surveys. Public Health Rep. 1990 Sep-Oct;105(5):481-91. Pubmed ID:2120725

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