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  1. In 2015, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) funded the Colorectal Cancer Control Program (CRCCP), which partners with health care systems and primary care clinics to increase colorectal cance...

    Authors: Cindy Soloe, Laura Arena, Dara Schlueter, Stephanie Melillo, Amy DeGroff, Florence Tangka, Sonja Hoover and Sujha Subramanian
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:106
  2. Screening for colorectal, breast, and cervical cancer has been shown to reduce mortality; however, not all men and women are screened in the USA. Further, there are disparities in screening uptake by people fr...

    Authors: Sujha Subramanian, Florence K. L. Tangka, Sonja Hoover and Amy DeGroff
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:105
  3. Scaling evidence-based interventions are key to impacting population health. The National DPP lifestyle change program is one such intervention that has been scaled across the USA over the past 20 years; howev...

    Authors: Lillian Madrigal, Olivia C. Manders, Michelle Kegler, Regine Haardörfer, Sarah Piper, Linelle M. Blais, Mary Beth Weber and Cam Escoffery
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:104
  4. Sentinel node biopsy (SN biopsy) is a surgical procedure used to accurately stage patients with primary melanoma at high risk of recurrence. Although Australian Melanoma Management Guidelines recommend SN biop...

    Authors: Andrea L. Smith, Caroline G. Watts, Michael Henderson, Georgina V. Long, Frances Rapport, Robyn P. M. Saw, Richard A. Scolyer, Andrew J. Spillane, John F. Thompson and Anne E. Cust
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:103
  5. Designing intervention and implementation strategies with careful consideration of context is essential for successful implementation science projects. Although the importance of context has been emphasized an...

    Authors: Juliane Mielke, Lynn Leppla, Sabine Valenta, Leah L. Zullig, Franziska Zúñiga, Sandra Staudacher, Alexandra Teynor and Sabina De Geest
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:102
  6. Same-day antiretroviral therapy (SDART) initiation, in which people living with HIV (PLHIV) who are antiretroviral therapy (ART)-naïve, willing, and clinically eligible start ART on the same day of HIV diagnos...

    Authors: Sita Lujintanon, Sorawit Amatavete, Supanat Thitipatarakorn, Thanyawee Puthanakit, Wipaporn Natalie Songtaweesin, Tanachai Chaisalee, Surang Janyam, Nittaya Phanuphak and Reshmie A. Ramautarsing
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:101
  7. Evidence-based practices (EBPs) are frequently adapted in response to the dynamic contexts in which they are implemented. Adaptation is defined as the degree to which an EBP is altered to fit the setting or to...

    Authors: Ramzi G. Salloum, Todd H. Wagner, Amanda M. Midboe, Sarah I. Daniels, Andrew Quanbeck and David A. Chambers
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:100
  8. As in many low-income countries, the treatment gap for developmental disorders in Pakistan is nearly 100%. The World Health Organization (WHO) has developed the mental Health Gap Intervention guide (mhGAP-IG) ...

    Authors: Syed Usman Hamdani, Zill-e- Huma and Lawrence S. Wissow
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:99
  9. The Integrated-Promoting Action on Research Implementation in Health Services (i-PARIHS) framework and its predecessor, PARIHS, have been widely utilized in implementation studies. Although i-PARIHS developers...

    Authors: Mona J. Ritchie, Karen L. Drummond, Brandy N. Smith, Jennifer L. Sullivan and Sara J. Landes
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:98
  10. Significant gaps remain in HIV testing and counseling (HTC) in family planning (FP) clinics. To address these gaps, our group tested an implementation strategy called the Systems Analysis and Improvement Appro...

    Authors: McKenna C. Eastment, Jessica E. Long, George Wanje, Barbra A. Richardson, Emily Mwaringa, Kenneth Sherr, Ruanne V. Barnabas, Kishorchandra Mandaliya, Walter Jaoko and R. Scott McClelland
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:97
  11. Hypertension (HTN) control among Blacks in the USA has become a major public health challenge. Barriers to HTN control exist at multiple levels including patient, physician, and the health system. Patients als...

    Authors: Joyce Gyamfi, Claire Cooper, Aigna Barber, Deborah Onakomaiya, Wen-Yu Lee, Jennifer Zanowiak, Moses Mansu, Laura Diaz, Linda Thompson, Roger Abrams, Antoinette Schoenthaler, Nadia Islam and Gbenga Ogedegbe
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:96
  12. A greater understanding of the county-level differences in human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination rates could aid targeting of interventions to reduce HPV-related cancer disparities.

    Authors: Stephanie A. S. Staras, Amanda L. Kastrinos, Easton N. Wollney, Shivani Desai, La Toya J. O’Neal, Versie Johnson-Mallard and Carma L. Bylund
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:95
  13. Readiness has been identified as an essential precursor of successful implementation. However, evidence supporting its value is sparse. Empirical studies exploring the relationship between the application of r...

    Authors: Melanie Livet, Carrie Blanchard and Chloe Richard
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:94
  14. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Hospital-In-Home (HIH) program delivers patient-centered, acute-level hospital care at home. Compared to inpatient care, HIH has demonstrated improved patient safety, ef...

    Authors: Jennifer L. Sullivan, Reza Yousefi-Nooraie, Derek D’Arcy, Adele Levine, Lindsey Zimmerman, Marlena H. Shin, Emily Franzosa, William Hung and Orna Intrator
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:93
  15. Implementation strategies are purported to facilitate adoption and use of evidence-based practices (EBPs) across settings. The use of tailored implementation strategies may be particularly effective, as they a...

    Authors: Aksheya Sridhar, Amy Drahota and Jessica E. Tschida
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:92
  16. Enhanced recovery protocols (ERPs) are an evidence-based intervention to optimize post-surgical recovery. Several studies have demonstrated that the use of an ERP for gastrointestinal surgery results in decrea...

    Authors: Teaniese L. Davis, Willemijn L. A. Schäfer, Sarah C. Blake, Sharron Close, Salva N. Balbale, Joseph E. Perry, Raul Perez Zarate, Martha Ingram, Jennifer Strople, Julie K. Johnson, Jane L. Holl and Mehul V. Raval
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:91
  17. Implementation science frameworks explore, interpret, and evaluate different components of the implementation process. By using a program logic approach, implementation frameworks with different purposes can b...

    Authors: Louise Czosnek, Eva M. Zopf, Prue Cormie, Simon Rosenbaum, Justin Richards and Nicole M. Rankin
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:90
  18. Lung ultrasound (LUS) is a clinician-performed evidence-based imaging modality that has multiple advantages in the evaluation of dyspnea caused by multiple disease processes, including COVID-19. Despite these ...

    Authors: Anna M. Maw, Megan A. Morris, Russell E. Glasgow, Juliana Barnard, P. Michael Ho, Carolina Ortiz-Lopez, Michelle Fleshner, Henry R. Kramer, Eric Grimm, Kate Ytell, Tiffany Gardner and Amy G. Huebschmann
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:89
  19. Identity Development Evolution and Sharing (IDEAS) is a theatre-based intervention for reducing healthcare provider stigma. IDEAS films are created by collecting narratives from people who have experienced dis...

    Authors: Sally Wasmuth, Johnna Belkiewitz, Dawn Bravata, Caitlin Horsford, Alex Harris, Carlton Smith, Charles Austin and Edward Miech
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:88
  20. Chronic low back pain is a common and sometimes disabling condition, and mindfulness-based stress reduction is recommended as a first line of therapy. This study tested whether different descriptions of mindfu...

    Authors: Salene M. W. Jones, Karen J. Sherman, Zoe Bermet, Lorella G. Palazzo and Cara C. Lewis
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:87
  21. Unhealthy alcohol use (UAU) is a leading cause of premature mortality among adults in the USA. Emergency departments (EDs) are key intervention settings for UAU but often have limited time and resources. One l...

    Authors: Megan A. O’Grady, Sandeep Kapoor, Laura Harrison, Nancy Kwon, Adekemi O. Suleiman and Frederick J. Muench
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:86
  22. We have a limited understanding on how to best integrate technologies to support antiretroviral therapy (ART) adherence in routine HIV care.

    Authors: Sara Rendell, Harald Schmidt, Rebecca Neergaard, Hervette Nkwihoreze, Zoe Barbati, William R. Short, Aadia I. Rana, Anandi N. Sheth, Rachel K. Scott, Sonia Sethi and Florence M. Momplaisir
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:85
  23. Hypertension is the most common cardiovascular disease in Nigeria and contributes to a large non-communicable disease burden. Our aim was to implement and evaluate a large-scale hypertension treatment and cont...

    Authors: Abigail S. Baldridge, Kasarachi Aluka-Omitiran, Ikechukwu A. Orji, Gabriel L. Shedul, Tunde M. Ojo, Helen Eze, Grace Shedul, Eugenia N. Ugwuneji, Nonye B. Egenti, Rosemary C. B. Okoli, Boni M. Ale, Ada Nwankwo, Samuel Osagie, Jiancheng Ye, Aashima Chopra, Olutobi A. Sanuade…
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:84
  24. The process of implementing evidence-based interventions, programs, and policies is difficult and complex. Planning for implementation is critical and likely plays a key role in the long-term impact and sustai...

    Authors: Natalie Riva Smith, Kathleen E. Knocke and Kristen Hassmiller Lich
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:83
  25. There is a pervasive mental health treatment gap for children across the globe. Engaging stakeholders in child mental health evidence-based treatment (EBT) implementation projects may increase the likelihood o...

    Authors: Noah S. Triplett, Grace S. Woodard, Clara Johnson, Julie K. Nguyen, Rashed AlRasheed, Frank Song, Sophia Stoddard, Jules Cesar Mugisha, Kristen Sievert and Shannon Dorsey
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:82
  26. Clinical decision support (CDS) is increasingly used to facilitate chronic disease care. Despite increased availability of electronic health records and the ongoing development of new CDS technologies, uptake ...

    Authors: Winnie Chen, Claire Maree O’Bryan, Gillian Gorham, Kirsten Howard, Bhavya Balasubramanya, Patrick Coffey, Asanga Abeyaratne and Alan Cass
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:81
  27. Champions have been documented in the literature as an important strategy for implementation, yet their effectiveness has not been well synthesized in the health care literature. The aim of this systematic rev...

    Authors: Wilmer J. Santos, Ian D. Graham, Michelle Lalonde, Melissa Demery Varin and Janet E. Squires
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:80
  28. Initial training and ongoing post-training consultation (i.e., ongoing support following training, provided by an expert) are among the most common implementation strategies used to change clinician practice. ...

    Authors: Aaron R. Lyon, Freda F. Liu, Elizabeth H. Connors, Kevin M. King, Jessica I. Coifman, Heather Cook, Erin McRee, Kristy Ludwig, Amy Law, Shannon Dorsey and Elizabeth McCauley
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:79
  29. Empirical evidence supports the use of structured goals of care conversations and documentation of life-sustaining treatment (LST) preferences in durable, accessible, and actionable orders to improve the care ...

    Authors: Mary Ersek, Anne Sales, Shimrit Keddem, Roman Ayele, Leah M. Haverhals, Kate H. Magid, Jennifer Kononowech, Andrew Murray, Joan G. Carpenter, Mary Beth Foglia, Lucinda Potter, Jennifer McKenzie, Darlene Davis and Cari Levy
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:78
  30. Early and accessible testing for influenza with point-of-care testing (POCT) can be a critical factor for deciding to begin antiviral treatment. More than 10,000 pharmacies across the USA offer Clinical Labora...

    Authors: Kenneth C. Hohmeier, Kimberly McKeirnan, Julie Akers, Michael Klepser, Stephanie A. Klepser, Christe Chen and Donald G. Klepser
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:77
  31. There is a pressing need to translate empirically supported interventions, products, and policies into practice to prevent and control prevalent chronic diseases. According to the Knowledge to Action (K2A) Fra...

    Authors: Marilyn E. Wende, Sara Wilcox, Zoe Rhodes, Deborah Kinnard, Gabrielle Turner-McGrievy, Brooke W. McKeever and Andrew T. Kaczynski
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:76
  32. Implementation science has grown rapidly as a discipline over the past two decades. An examination of how publication patterns and other scholarly activities of implementation scientists are weighted in the te...

    Authors: Brenna B. Maddox, Mary L. Phan, Y. Vivian Byeon, Courtney Benjamin Wolk, Rebecca E. Stewart, Byron J. Powell, Kelsie H. Okamura, Melanie Pellecchia, Emily M. Becker-Haimes, David A. Asch and Rinad S. Beidas
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:75
  33. Effective communication in transitions between healthcare team members is associated with improved patient safety and experience through a clinically meaningful reduction in serious safety events. Family-cente...

    Authors: Andrew J. Knighton, Ellen J. Bass, Elease J. McLaurin, Michele Anderson, Jennifer D. Baird, Sharon Cray, Lauren Destino, Alisa Khan, Isabella Liss, Peggy Markle, Jennifer K. O’Toole, Aarti Patel, Rajendu Srivastava, Christopher P. Landrigan, Nancy D. Spector and Shilpa J. Patel
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:74
  34. Children and adolescents living with HIV have poorer rates of HIV testing, treatment, and virologic suppression than adults. Strategies that use a systems approach to optimize these multiple, linked steps simu...

    Authors: Kristin Beima-Sofie, Anjuli D. Wagner, Caroline Soi, Wenjia Liu, Deanna Tollefson, Irene N. Njuguna, Emily Ogutu, Douglas Gaitho, Nancy Mburu, Geoffrey Oluoch, Peter Mwaura, Peter Cherutich, Laura Oyiengo, Grace C. John-Stewart, Ruth Nduati, Kenneth Sherr…
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:73
  35. To combat the opioid epidemic in the USA, unprecedented federal funding has been directed to states and territories to expand access to prevention, overdose rescue, and medications for opioid use disorder (MOU...

    Authors: Hannah Cheng, Mark P. McGovern, Hélène Chokron Garneau, Brian Hurley, Tammy Fisher, Meaghan Copeland and Daniel Almirall
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:72
  36. Imaging is overused in the management of low back pain, resulting in overdiagnosis, increased healthcare utilisation, and increased costs. Few effective interventions to decrease inappropriate use have been de...

    Authors: Hazel J. Jenkins, Niamh A. Moloney, Simon D. French, Chris G. Maher, Blake F. Dear, John S. Magnussen and Mark J. Hancock
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:71
  37. Although the benefits of evidence-based practices (EBPs) for advancing community outcomes are well-recognized, challenges with the uptake of EBPs are considerable. Technical assistance (TA) is a core capacity ...

    Authors: Victoria C. Scott, Zara Jillani, Adele Malpert, Jenny Kolodny-Goetz and Abraham Wandersman
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:70
  38. There is a lack of knowledge about management strategies being used to de-implement low-value care (LVC). Furthermore, it is not clear from the current literature what mechanisms are involved in such strategie...

    Authors: Sara Ingvarsson, Henna Hasson, Hanna Augustsson, Per Nilsen, Ulrica von Thiele Schwarz and Ingunn Sandaker
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:69
  39. Antenatal iron supplementation is critical to maternal and child health; however, access and adherence to oral iron are inconsistent in many low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Modern intravenous (IV) ir...

    Authors: Khic-Houy Prang, Elisabeth Mamani-Mategula, Ebony Verbunt, Effie Chipeta, Ricardo Ataide, Martin Mwangi, Kamija Phiri, Sant-Rayn Pasricha, Margaret Kelaher and Lucinda Manda-Taylor
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:68
  40. Despite an established taxonomy of implementation strategies, minimal guidance exists for how to select and tailor strategies to specific practices and contexts. We employed a replicable method to obtain stake...

    Authors: Elizabeth H. Connors, Aaron R. Lyon, Kaylyn Garcia, Corianna E. Sichel, Sharon Hoover, Mark D. Weist and Jacob K. Tebes
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:67
  41. The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic dramatically increased the use of telemental health via videoconferencing (TMH-V). While TMH-V has been found to be effective and satisfactory to both patients ...

    Authors: Samantha L. Connolly, Jennifer L. Sullivan, Jan A. Lindsay, Stephanie L. Shimada, Leonie Heyworth, Kendra R. Weaver and Christopher J. Miller
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:66
  42. The World Health Organization (WHO) has called for the elimination of cervical cancer. Unfortunately, the implementation of cost-effective prevention and control strategies has faced significant barriers, such...

    Authors: Anne F. Rositch, Aditya Singh, Nadia Lahrichi, Valerie A. Paz-Soldan, Anna Kohler-Smith, Patti Gravitt and Erica Gralla
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:65
  43. Theory and empirical research suggest organizational climate for evidence-based practice (EBP) implementation may be an important and malleable target to improve clinician use of EBPs in healthcare; however, t...

    Authors: Nathaniel J. Williams, Emily M. Becker-Haimes, Simone H. Schriger and Rinad S. Beidas
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:64
  44. Dizziness and vertigo-like symptoms, often caused by common peripheral vestibular disorders such as benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV), may significantly impact function and quality of life. These sym...

    Authors: Kelvin Ip, Melanie Lloyd, Allison Luscombe and Danielle Hitch
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:63
  45. The recent implementation of novel therapies has accelerated progress in pediatric cancer care. Despite the significantly poorer survival of patients in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), administation...

    Authors: Caitlyn Duffy, Victor Santana, Hiroto Inaba, Sima Jeha, Jennifer Pauley, Liz Sniderman, Niharendu Ghara, Naureen Mushtaq, Gaurav Narula, Nickhill Bhakta, Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo and Heather Brandt
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:62
  46. The COVID-19 pandemic has profoundly affected the health and care of older adults, with particularly negative consequences for those residing in long-term care homes (LTCH) and retirement homes (RH). To inform...

    Authors: Marie-Soleil Hardy, Maxime Sasseville, Randa Attieh, Laurie-Ann Bergeron-Drolet, Romina Helena Barony Sanchez, Maria Cecilia Gallani, André Côté, Maude Laberge, Philippe Voyer, Vincent Couture and Marie-Pierre Gagnon
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:61
  47. The current study sought to (1) describe a new classification approach for types of implementer behavior and (2) explore the implementer behavior change in response to tailored implementation facilitation base...

    Authors: Taren Swindle, Julie M. Rutledge, Janna Martin and Geoffrey M. Curran
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:60
  48. Modifications to interventions can jeopardize intervention outcomes. Pre-existing perceived barriers and facilitators to the intervention arising in the implementation preparation phase may help explain why mo...

    Authors: Elisa J. Gordon, Jefferson J. Uriarte, Naomi Anderson, Elida Romo, Juan Carlos Caicedo and Michelle Shumate
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:59
  49. Physical therapy for neck and low back pain is highly variable despite the availability of clinical practice guidelines (CPG). This review aimed to determine the impact of CPG implementation on patient-level o...

    Authors: Rebecca Fillipo, Katie Pruka, Marissa Carvalho, Maggie E. Horn, Jordan Moore, Benjamin Ramger and Derek Clewley
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:57
  50. The past decade of research has seen theoretical and methodological advances in both implementation science and health equity research, opening a window of opportunity for facilitating and accelerating cross-d...

    Authors: Prajakta Adsul, David Chambers, Heather M. Brandt, Maria E. Fernandez, Shoba Ramanadhan, Essie Torres, Jennifer Leeman, Barbara Baquero, Linda Fleischer, Cam Escoffery, Karen Emmons, Montserrat Soler, April Oh, Ariella R. Korn, Stephanie Wheeler and Rachel C. Shelton
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2022 3:56

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