Swendeman, Dallas

Adapting Current Strategies to Implement Evidence-Based Prevention Programs for Paraprofessional Home Visiting.

Publication Date: 
Apr 28, 2017

This paper describes a strategy for using evidence-based interventions (EBI) that does not require replication and fidelity. Eight parents, identified as positive role models, conducted home visits for 101 low-income Latina and Korean pregnant women.

Value of a mobile information system to improve quality of care by community health workers.

Publication Date: 
Aug 22, 2014

INTRODUCTION: We will be unable to achieve sustained impact on health outcomes with community health worker (CHW)-based interventions unless we bridge the gap between small scale efficacy studies and large scale interventions.

Identifying preferences for mobile health applications for self-monitoring and self-management: focus group findings from HIV-positive persons and young mothers.

Publication Date: 
Mar 20, 2013

OBJECTIVE: Self-management of risk behaviors is a cornerstone of future population health interventions. Using mobile phones for routine self-monitoring and feedback is a cost-efficient strategy for self-management and ecological momentary interventions (EMI).

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Innovation in sexually transmitted disease and HIV prevention: internet and mobile phone delivery vehicles for global diffusion.

Publication Date: 
Feb 03, 2010

PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Efficacious behavioral interventions and practices have not been universally accepted, adopted, or diffused by policy makers, administrators, providers, advocates, or consumers.