1. Contemporary Use of Ticagrelor in Interventional Practice (from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium).

    The American Journal of Cardiology 115(11):1502 (2015) PMID 25846767

    Ticagrelor has greater antiplatelet activity than clopidogrel and is approved for use in patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS). There are limited data on use of ticagrelor in real-world practice. We assessed ticagrelor use in 64,600 patients who underwent percutaneous coronary intervention...
  2. Mindfulness-based stress reduction for healthy individuals: A meta-analysis.

    Journal of Psychosomatic Research 78(6):519 (2015) PMID 25818837

    An increasing number of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) studies are being conducted with nonclinical populations, but very little is known about their effectiveness. To evaluate the efficacy, mechanisms of actions, and moderators of MBSR for nonclinical populations. A systematic review...
  3. Yoga interventions in pregnancy: a qualitative review.

    Journal of Alternative & Complementary Medicine 21(4):208 (2015) PMID 25710094

    Every second 4.3 births occur in the world, signifying the magnitude and importance of pregnancy. This study looked at yoga interventions done from 2008 to December 2013 and examined whether yoga can be an efficacious approach for influencing maternal and birth outcomes in pregnancy. A systemati...
  4. Impact evaluation of Enabling Mothers to Prevent Pediatric Obesity through Web-Based Education and Reciprocal Determinism (EMPOWER) Randomized Control Trial.

    Health Education & Behavior 42(2):171 (2015) PMID 25161168

    The family and home environment is an influential antecedent of childhood obesity. The purpose of this study was to pilot test The Enabling Mothers to Prevent Pediatric Obesity through Web-Based Education and Reciprocal Determinism (EMPOWER) intervention; a newly developed, theory-based, online ...
  5. Tai chi as an alternative and complimentary therapy for anxiety: a systematic review.

    Journal of Evidence-Based Complementary & Alter... 20(2):143 (2015) PMID 25488322

    Anxiety has become a global public health problem. Tai chi offers one possible way of reducing anxiety. The purpose of this study was to examine studies from 1989 to March 2014 to assess whether tai chi can be an efficacious approach for managing anxiety. A systematic search of Medline, CINAHL, ...
  6. CONTEMPORARY USE OF TICAGRELOR IN THE COMMUNITY: INSIGHTS FROM THE BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF MICHIGAN CONSORTIUM REGISTRY (BMC2)

    Journal of the American College of Cardiology 65(10):A116 (2015)

  7. CONTEMPORARY USE OF TICAGRELOR IN THE COMMUNITY: INSIGHTS FROM THE BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF MICHIGAN CONSORTIUM REGISTRY (BMC2)

    Journal of the American College of Cardiology 65(10):A116 (2015)

  8. Mind-body interventions: applications and potential opportunities for health education practice.

    Health Promotion Practice 16(2):157 (2015) PMID 25519763

    Mind-body interventions (MBIs) have become increasingly popular. In the current article, we examine the potential role of MBIs for improving health and promoting wellness. We first describe typologies of MBIs and prevalence of their use. We also examine the efficacy evidence about how MBIs offer...
  9. Mind-body interventions: applications and potential opportunities for health education practice.

    Health Promotion Practice 16(2):157 (2015) PMID 25519763

    Mind-body interventions (MBIs) have become increasingly popular. In the current article, we examine the potential role of MBIs for improving health and promoting wellness. We first describe typologies of MBIs and prevalence of their use. We also examine the efficacy evidence about how MBIs offer...
  10. Smoking-related knowledge, attitudes, behaviors, smoking cessation idea and education level among young adult male smokers in Chongqing, China.

    International Journal of Environmental Research... 12(2):2135 (2015) PMID 25689992 PMCID PMC4344716

    In 2012 in China, 52.9% of men were reported to smoke while only 2.4% of women smoked. This study explored the smoking-related Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices (KAP) among young adult male smokers. A cross-sectional study was conducted in four municipal areas of Chongqing using a questionnaire...
  11. Structural and optical studies of undoped and copper doped zinc sulphide nanoparticles for photocatalytic application

    Superlattices and Microstructures 77:35 (2015)

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    Superlattices and Microstructures 77:35 (2015)

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  15. Social cognitive maternal-mediated nutritional correlates of childhood obesity.

    International Quarterly of Community Health Edu... 35(2):177 (2015) PMID 25856808

    The purpose of this investigation was to examine the extent to which the maternal-facilitated, social cognitive theory constructs of environment, emotional coping, expectations, self-control, and self-efficacy predicted child fruit and vegetable consumption and sugar-free beverage intake. Instru...
  16. Application of social cognitive theory in predicting childhood obesity prevention behaviors in overweight and obese Iranian adolescents.

    International Quarterly of Community Health Edu... 35(2):133 (2015) PMID 25856805

    The aim of this cross-sectional study was to use social cognitive theory to predict overweight and obesity behaviors in adolescent girls in Iran. Valid and reliable questionnaires about nutritional and physical activity regarding social cognitive theory constructs (self-efficacy, social support,...
  17. An estimation of the prevalence of diabetes mellitus and diabetic retinopathy in adults in Timor-Leste.

    BMC Research Notes 8:249 (2015) PMID 26084340 PMCID PMC4470119

    Once considered an affliction of people in high-income countries, diabetes mellitus is increasingly seen as a global epidemic. However, for many countries very little is known about the prevalence of diabetes and its complications. This study aims to estimate the prevalence of diabetes, and diab...
  18. Smoking-Related Knowledge, Attitudes, Behaviors, Smoking Cessation Idea and Education Level among Young Adult Male Smokers in Chongqing, China.

    International Journal of Environmental Research... 12(2):2135 (2015) PMID 25689992

    In 2012 in China, 52.9% of men were reported to smoke while only 2.4% of women smoked. This study explored the smoking-related Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices (KAP) among young adult male smokers. A cross-sectional study was conducted in four municipal areas of Chongqing using a questionnaire...
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  19. Structural and optical studies of undoped and copper doped zinc sulphide nanoparticles for photocatalytic application

    Superlattices and Microstructures 77:35 (2015)

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  20. UV–Visible light induced photocatalytic studies of Cu doped ZnO nanoparticles prepared by co-precipitation method

    Solar Energy 110:386 (2014)

    • Nano-sized undoped and Cu (1.0–5.0%) doped ZnO has been synthesized by co-precipitation route. • PLE and PL spectra for doped ZnO NPs show large excitation and e...