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  1. Facilitation is an implementation strategy that supports the uptake of evidence-based practices. Recently, use of virtual facilitation (VF), or the application of facilitation using primarily video-based confe...

    Authors: Asya Agulnik, Derrecka Boykin, Denalee M. O’Malley, Julia Price, Mia Yang, Mark McKone, Geoffrey Curran and Mona J. Ritchie
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:16
  2. Low-dose computed tomography (lung cancer screening) can reduce lung cancer-specific mortality by 20–24%. Based on this evidence, the United States Preventive Services Task Force recommends annual lung cancer ...

    Authors: Randi M. Williams, Julia Whealan, Kathryn L. Taylor, Lucile Adams-Campbell, Kristen E. Miller, Kristie Foley, George Luta, Heather Brandt, Katharine Glassmeyer, Anu Sangraula, Peyton Yee, Kaylin Camidge, Joseph Blumenthal, Saumil Modi and Heather Kratz
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:15
  3. Pragmatic measures are essential to evaluate the implementation of evidence-based interventions. Cognitive interviewing, a qualitative method that collects partner feedback throughout measure development, is p...

    Authors: Zabin Patel-Syed, Sara Becker, Miranda Olson, Hailey Rinella and Kelli Scott
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:14
  4. Evidence-based interventions (EBIs) are frequently modified in practice. It is recommended that decisions to modify EBIs should be made deliberately to ensure fidelity-consistency, yet the relationship between...

    Authors: Kristoffer Pettersson, Pernilla Liedgren, Aaron R. Lyon, Henna Hasson and Ulrica von Thiele Schwarz
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:13
  5. Health inequity (HI) remains a major challenge in public health. Improving the health of children with low socioeconomic status (SES) can help to reduce overall HI in children. Childhood obesity is a global pr...

    Authors: Friederike Butscher, Jan Ellinger, Monika Singer and Christoph Mall
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:12
  6. Children with sickle cell anemia (SCA) are at high risk for stroke. Protocols for stroke prevention including blood transfusions, screening for abnormal non-imaging transcranial Doppler (TCD) measurements, and...

    Authors: Halima Bello-Manga, Lawal Haliru, Kudirat Ahmed, Samuel Ige, Hayatu Musa, Zainab Kwaru Muhammad-Idris, Binshak Monday, Abdulrashid M. Sani, Kemberlee Bonnet, David G. Schlundt, Taniya Varughese, Abdulkadir M. Tabari, Michael R. DeBaun, Ana A. Baumann and Allison A. King
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:10
  7. Health research is often driven by the desire to improve the care and health of the community; however, the translation of research evidence into policy and practice is not guaranteed. Knowledge translation (K...

    Authors: Amanda Thijsen, Barbara Masser, Tanya Ellen Davison and Anna Williamson
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:9
  8. STRIDE is a supervised walking program designed to address the negative consequences of immobility during hospitalization for older adults. In an 8-hospital stepped wedge randomized controlled trial, STRIDE wa...

    Authors: Caitlin B. Kappler, Cynthia J. Coffman, Karen M. Stechuchak, Ashley Choate, Cassie Meyer, Leah L. Zullig, Jaime M. Hughes, Connor Drake, Nina R. Sperber, Brystana G. Kaufman, Courtney H. Van Houtven, Kelli D. Allen and Susan N. Hastings
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:8
  9. The HEARTS technical package was developed by the World Health Organization to address the implementation gap in cardiovascular disease prevention in low- and middle-income countries. Guatemala is a middle-inc...

    Authors: Irmgardt Alicia Wellmann, Luis Fernando Ayala, José Javier Rodríguez, Timothy C. Guetterman, Vilma Irazola, Eduardo Palacios, Mark D. Huffman, Peter Rohloff, Michele Heisler, Manuel Ramírez-Zea and David Flood
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:7
  10. Mailed fecal immunochemical test (FIT) outreach and patient navigation are evidence-based practices shown to improve rates of colorectal cancer (CRC) and follow-up in various settings, yet these programs have ...

    Authors: Jennifer Coury, Gloria Coronado, Jessica J. Currier, Erin S. Kenzie, Amanda F. Petrik, Brittany Badicke, Emily Myers and Melinda M. Davis
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:6

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  11. Eating disorders have one of the highest mortality rates among psychiatric illnesses. Timely intervention is crucial for effective treatment, as eating disorders tend to be chronic and difficult to manage if l...

    Authors: Jennifer L. Couturier, Melissa Kimber, Catherine Ford, Jennifer S. Coelho, Gina Dimitropoulos, Ayisha Kurji, Jonathan Boman, Leanna Isserlin, Jason Bond, Chelsea Soroka, Anna Dominic, Ahmed Boachie, Gail McVey, Mark Norris, Nicole Obeid, David Pilon…
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:5
  12. Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is an effective HIV prevention method and a key component of Philadelphia’s Community Plan to End the HIV Epidemic (EHE). However, significant barriers to accessing PrEP exist a...

    Authors: Stephen Bonett, Anjali Mahajan, Daniel Teixeira da Silva, Javontae Williams, Kathleen Brady, José Bauermeister and Sarah M. Wood
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:4
  13. Considerable disparities in chronic pain management have been identified. Persons in rural, lower income, and minoritized communities are less likely to receive evidence-based, nonpharmacologic care. Telehealt...

    Authors: Julie M. Fritz, Bryan Gibson, David W. Wetter, Guilherme Del Fiol, Victor Solis, Isaac Ford, Kelly Lundberg and Anne Thackeray
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:3
  14. People with schizophrenia have a lower colorectal screening rate than the general population. A previous study reported an intervention using case management to encourage colorectal cancer screening for patien...

    Authors: Masaki Fujiwara, Yuto Yamada, Tsuyoshi Etoh, Taichi Shimazu, Masafumi Kodama, Norihito Yamada, Takahiro Asada, Shigeo Horii, Takafumi Kobayashi, Teruo Hayashi, Yoshitaka Ehara, Kenji Fukuda, Keita Harada, Maiko Fujimori, Miyuki Odawara, Hirokazu Takahashi…
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:2
  15. South Africa has deployed community health workers (CHWs) to support individuals to enter and stay in HIV/TB care. Although CHWs routinely encounter patients with mental health (particularly depression) and su...

    Authors: Bronwyn Myers, Kristen S. Regenauer, Alexandra Rose, Kim Johnson, Sibabalwe Ndamase, Nonceba Ciya, Imani Brown, John Joska, Ingrid V. Bassett, Jennifer M. Belus, Tianzhou (Charles) Ma, Goodman Sibeko and Jessica F. Magidson
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2024 5:1
  16. The impact of both implementation strategies (IS) and evidence-based interventions (EBI) can vary across contexts, and a better understanding of how and why this occurs presents fundamental but challenging que...

    Authors: Aaloke Mody, Lindsey M. Filiatreau, Charles W. Goss, Byron J. Powell and Elvin H. Geng
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:157
  17. Implementation evaluations based on a hybrid deductive-inductive approach provide a detailed understanding of organizational choices to introduce and implement complex interventions and may help explain implem...

    Authors: James H. Ford II, Anna T. Nora and Christopher J. Crnich
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:156
  18. Rapid and mass transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus amongst vulnerable people led to devastating effects from COVID-19 in care homes. The CONTACT intervention introduced Bluetooth Low Energy ‘smart’ wearable d...

    Authors: Carl A. Thompson, Amrit Daffu-O’Reilly, Thomas Willis, Adam Gordon, Catherine Noakes, Kishwer Khaliq, Amanda Farrin, Andrew Kemp, Tom Hall, Chris Bojke and Karen Spilsbury
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:155
  19. Assessing the fidelity of intervention components enables researchers to make informed judgements about the influence of those components on the observed outcome. The ‘Implementing work-related Mental health g...

    Authors: Vera Camões-Costa, Samantha Chakraborty, Fatima Mozaffari, Alexander Collie, Justin Kenardy, Bianca Brijnath, Duncan Mortimer, Joanne Enticott, Michael Kidd, Lyndal Trevena, Sharon Reid and Danielle Mazza
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:154
  20. Systematic approaches are needed to accurately characterize the dynamic use of implementation strategies and how they change over time. We describe the development and preliminary evaluation of the Longitudina...

    Authors: Justin D. Smith, Wynne E. Norton, Sandra A. Mitchell, Christine Cronin, Michael J. Hassett, Jennifer L. Ridgeway, Sofia F. Garcia, Raymond U. Osarogiagbon, Don S. Dizon, Jessica D. Austin, Whitney Battestilli, Joshua E. Richardson, Nathan K. Tesch, David Cella, Andrea L. Cheville and Lisa D. DiMartino
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:153
  21. For youth receiving care in community mental health centers, comorbidities are the rule rather than the exception. Using measurement-based care (MBC), or the routine evaluation of symptoms to inform care decis...

    Authors: Ruben G. Martinez, Bryan J. Weiner, Rosemary D. Meza, Shannon Dorsey, Lorella G. Palazzo, Abigail Matson, Carolyn Bain, Kayne D. Mettert, Michael D. Pullmann and Cara C. Lewis
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:152
  22. Applying the knowledge gained through implementation science can support the uptake of research evidence into practice; however, those doing and supporting implementation (implementation practitioners) may fac...

    Authors: Jessica Reszel, Olivia Daub, Jenny Leese, Hanna Augustsson, Danielle Moeske Bellows, Christine E. Cassidy, Beth E. Crowner, Sandra I. Dunn, Lisa B. Goodwin, Alison M. Hoens, Sarah C. Hunter, Elizabeth A. Lynch, Jennifer L. Moore, Miriam R. Rafferty, Wendy Romney, Dawn Stacey…
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:151
  23. Screening lies at the heart of preventive care. However, COVID-19 dramatically disrupted routine screening efforts, resulting in excess mortality not directly attributable to COVID-19. Screening rates during C...

    Authors: Sylvia J. Hysong, Traber Davis Giardina, Jennifer Freytag, Richard SoRelle, Daniel R. Murphy, Jeffrey A. Cully, Yvonne H. Sada and Amber B. Amspoker
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:150
  24. Improving access to high-quality healthcare for individuals in correctional settings is critical to advancing health equity in the United States. Compared to the general population, criminal-legal involved ind...

    Authors: Tonya B. Van Deinse, Melissa J. Zielinski, Stephanie Brooks Holliday, Brittany N. Rudd and Erika L. Crable
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:149
  25. Clinicians often report that their own anxiety and low self-efficacy inhibit their use of evidence-based suicide prevention practices, including gold-standard screening and brief interventions. Exposure therap...

    Authors: Emily M. Becker-Haimes, Megan Brady, Jesslyn Jamison, Shari Jager-Hyman, Megan E. Reilly, Esha Patel, Gregory K. Brown, David S. Mandell and Maria A. Oquendo
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:148
  26. Vestibular rehabilitation is a safe and effective exercise-based treatment for patients with chronic vestibular symptoms. However, it is underused in general practice. Internet-based vestibular rehabilitation ...

    Authors: Hà T. N. Ngo, Otto R. Maarsingh, Raymond van de Berg, Marco H. Blanker, Tjasse D. Bruintjes, René Castien, Rob Dijkstra, Sandra Rutgers, Pauline Slottje, Jos W. R. Twisk, Lucy Yardley, Jettie Bont and Vincent A. van Vugt
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:147
  27. Smoking is the leading risk factor for death worldwide. In Japan, although several evidence-based interventions (EBIs) for smoking cessation have been disseminated or adopted, there is a gap between scientific...

    Authors: Tomomi Nagasawa, Junko Saito, Miyuki Odawara, Yuki Kaji, Keiichi Yuwaki, Haruhiko Imamura, Kazuya Nogi, Masakazu Nakamura and Taichi Shimazu
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:146
  28. Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a prevalent social determinant of health. The US Preventive Services Task Force recommends routine IPV screening of women, but uptake remains variable. The Veterans Health Ad...

    Authors: Omonyêlé L. Adjognon, Julianne E. Brady, Katherine M. Iverson, Kelly Stolzmann, Melissa E. Dichter, Robert A. Lew, Megan R. Gerber, Galina A. Portnoy, Samina Iqbal, Sally G. Haskell, Le Ann E. Bruce and Christopher J. Miller
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:145
  29. US Veterans are four times more likely to be diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) compared to the civilian population with no care model that consistently improves Veteran outcomes when ...

    Authors: Edward C. Portillo, Martha A. Maurer, Jordyn T. Kettner, Sonia D. Bhardwaj, Ziting Zhang, Cassie Sedgwick, Aaron M. Gilson, Jamie A. Stone, Nora Jacobson, Rose Hennessy-Garza, Sarah Will, M. Shawn McFarland, Heather Ourth and Michelle A. Chui
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:143
  30. The National Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) has made great strides in increasing accessibility to its year-long, evidence-based lifestyle change program, with around 3000 organizations having delivered the ...

    Authors: Lillian Madrigal, Regine Haardörfer, Michelle C. Kegler, Sarah Piper, Linelle M. Blais, Mary Beth Weber and Cam Escoffery
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:142
  31. More than 90% of children with cancer live in low-resourced settings, where survival is only 20%. Sustainable evidence-based (EB) interventions yielding ongoing beneficial patient outcomes are critical to impr...

    Authors: Virginia McKay, Bobbi Carothers, Dylan Graetz, Sara Malone, Maria Puerto-Torres, Kim Prewitt, Adolfo Cardenas, Yichen Chen, Meenakshi Devidas, Douglas A. Luke and Asya Agulnik
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:141
  32. In the USA, 19% of new HIV infections occur among cisgender women (cis women); however, only 10% of eligible cis women have been prescribed pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for the prevention of HIV infection (...

    Authors: Jennifer A. Pellowski, Devon M. Price, Arielle Desir, Sarit Golub, Don Operario and Jonathan Purtle
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:140
  33. To address the evolving needs and context changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we adapted Connect for Health, an evidence-based, primary care, pediatric weight management intervention. The objective of this stud...

    Authors: Meg Simione, Kelly Aschbrenner, Haley Farrar-Muir, Man Luo, Jazmin Granadeno, Ariadne Caballero-Gonzalez, Sarah N. Price, Carlos Torres, Alexy Arauz Boudreau, Lauren Fiechtner, Simon J. Hambidge, Kerry Sease and Elsie M. Taveras
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:139
  34. Maternal mortality remains stubbornly high in Ghana. Current national efforts are focused on improving the quality of care offered in health facilities. Obstetric triage is one intervention that has been propo...

    Authors: Rohit Ramaswamy, Stephanie Bogdewic, Caitllin R. Williams, Sylvia Deganus, Gifty Ama Bonzi, Joana Boakye, Emelia Koranteng, Rosemond Mensah, Alice Amanor, Fiona Bryce and Medge D. Owen
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:138
  35. People with a mental health condition are more likely to engage in risk behaviours compared to people without. Delivery of preventive care to improve such behaviours is recommended for community mental health ...

    Authors: Casey Regan, Kate Bartlem, Caitlin Fehily, Elizabeth Campbell, Christophe Lecathelinais, Emma Doherty, Luke Wolfenden, Richard Clancy, Marcia Fogarty, Agatha Conrad and Jenny Bowman
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:137
  36. Supported asthma self-management, incorporating an asthma action plan and annual clinical review, has been recommended by UK/global guidelines for over three decades. However, implementation remains poor, as o...

    Authors: Liz Steed, Jessica Sheringham, Kirstie McClatchey, Vicky Hammersley, Viv Marsh, Noelle Morgan, Tracy Jackson, Steve Holmes, Stephanie Taylor and Hilary Pinnock
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:136
  37. The Veterans Affairs (VA) Healthcare System Community Hospital Transitions Program (CHTP) was implemented as a nurse-led intervention to reduce barriers that patients experience when transitioning from communi...

    Authors: Tiffany Radcliff, Roman Ayele, Marina McCreight, Wenhui Lui and Catherine Battaglia
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:135
  38. Structured lifestyle change education reduces the burden of cardiometabolic diseases such as diabetes. Delivery of these programs at worksites could overcome barriers to program adoption and improve program su...

    Authors: Mary Beth Weber, Elizabeth C. Rhodes, Harish Ranjani, Panniyammakal Jeemon, Mohammed K. Ali, Monique M. Hennink, Ranjit M. Anjana, Viswanathan Mohan, K. M. Venkat Narayan and Dorairaj Prabhakaran
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:134
  39. Obtaining information on implementation strategy costs and local budget impacts from multiple perspectives is essential to data-driven decision-making about resource allocation for successful evidence-based in...

    Authors: Andria B. Eisman, Jacob Whitman, Lawrence A. Palinkas, Judy Fridline, Christina Harvey, Amy M. Kilbourne and David W. Hutton
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:133
  40. As a relatively new field, dissemination and implementation research has not been included as a separate study design category for ethical consideration compared with clinical and social/behavioral research, y...

    Authors: Emmanuel K. Tetteh, Elvin H. Geng and Mark D. Huffman
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:132
  41. To meet the growing demand for implementation science expertise, building capacity is a priority. Various training opportunities have emerged to meet this need. To ensure rigor and achievement of specific impl...

    Authors: Amelia E. Van Pelt, Christopher P. Bonafide, Katharine A. Rendle, Courtney Wolk, Judy A. Shea, Amanda Bettencourt, Rinad S. Beidas and Meghan B. Lane-Fall
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:131
  42. Teledermatology (TD) is an evidence-based practice that may increase access to dermatologic care. We sought to use the Exploration, Preparation, Implementation, and Sustainment (EPIS) and the Reach, Efficacy, ...

    Authors: Meenal K. Kheterpal, Ethan D. Borre, Udeyvir Cheema, Matilda W. Nicholas, Edward W. Cooner, Donna Phinney, Kelly Gagnon, Leah L. Zullig, Heather A. King, Elizabeth J. Malcolm and Suephy C. Chen
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:130
  43. The Long-Term Care QUERI program supported implementation of the Life-Sustaining Treatment Decisions Initiative in US Veterans Health Administration long-term care settings. The program worked with eleven Comm...

    Authors: Jennifer Kononowech, Winifred Scott, Zach Landis-Lewis and Anne E. Sales
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:129
  44. Long-acting injectable antiretroviral therapy (LAI-ART) represents the next innovation in HIV therapy. Pre-implementation research is needed to develop effective strategies to ensure equitable access to LAI-AR...

    Authors: Kimberly A. Koester, Jonathan A. Colasanti, Moira C. McNulty, Kaylin Dance, Xavier A. Erguera, Manami Diaz Tsuzuki, Mallory O. Johnson, John A. Sauceda, Elizabeth Montgomery, John Schneider and Katerina A. Christopoulos
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:128
  45. It is challenging to identify and understand the specific mechanisms through which an implementation strategy affects implementation outcomes, as implementation happens in the context of complex, multi-level s...

    Authors: Bo Kim, Gracelyn Cruden, Erika L. Crable, Andrew Quanbeck, Brian S. Mittman and Anjuli D. Wagner
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:127
  46. Implementing evidence-based healthcare practices (EBPs) is a complex endeavour and often lags behind research-informed decision processes. Understanding and systematically improving implementation using implem...

    Authors: Johanna Freund, Alexandra Piotrowski, Leah Bührmann, Caroline Oehler, Ingrid Titzler, Anna-Lena Netter, Sebastian Potthoff, David Daniel Ebert, Tracy Finch, Juliane Köberlein-Neu and Anne Etzelmüller
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:126
  47. Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is a leading cause of chronic pain and disability and one of the most common conditions treated in outpatient physical therapy (PT). Because of the high and growing prevalence of knee ...

    Authors: Sara Webb, Connor Drake, Cynthia J. Coffman, Caitlin Sullivan, Nina Sperber, Matthew Tucker, Leah L. Zullig, Jaime M. Hughes, Brystana G. Kaufman, John A. Pura, Livia Anderson, Susan N. Hastings, Courtney H. Van Houtven, Lauren M. Abbate, Helen Hoenig, Lindsay A. Ballengee…
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:125
  48. Population-wide genomic screening for CDC Tier-1 conditions offers the ability to identify the 1–2% of the US population at increased risk for Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer, Lynch Syndrome, and Familial...

    Authors: Caitlin G. Allen, Katherine Sterba, Samantha Norman, Amy Jackson, Kelly J. Hunt, Lori McMahon and Daniel P. Judge
    Citation: Implementation Science Communications 2023 4:122

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