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MDM2 9322 - Behavioral Science

Fadem, Barbara. BRS Behavioral Science. 6th ed. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2014.
     2 print copies located in the Medical Library Study Room (KL 102)
     RC 455 .B44 2012

Rollnick, Stephen et al. Motivational Interviewing in Health Care: Helping Patients Change Behavior. Guilford Press, 2008
     2 print copies available in the Medical Library Study Room
     R 727.4 .R65 2008

Wedding, Danny, et al (eds). Behavior and Medicine. 5th ed. Hogrefe Pub., c2010.
    2 print copies located in the Medical Library Study Room (KL 102) ; R 726.5 2010
Interpersonal Violence
AAP. Children & Disasters: Disaster Preparedness to Meet Children's needs - information from the American Academy of Pediatrics

CDC. Dating Matters: Understanding Teen Dating Violence Prevention - free online course

CDC. Violence Prevention - contains excellent resources on child, youth, community, intimate partner, and elder abuse.

CDC-TV. Break the Silence: Stop the Violence - 4 minute streaming video on date violence

CNN Guns Project - Tracks shooting incidents across the U.S. each day to highlight stories about community violence. Also includes illustrative statistics.

Maternal & Child Health Library (Georgetown University) Knowledge Paths are selections of current, high-quality resources on preventing, identifying, and responding to interpersonal violence. Guides include Intimate Partner Violence: Resources for Victims and Families, Child Maltreatment, Dating Violence Among Adolescents, and Children and Adolescents Exposed to Violence.

NBC News. Campus Sexual Assaults - quick, 2 minute video on the prevalence of sexual assaults on college campuses

PBS. After Newtown - web site for the special week-long Frontline series. Veiw video clips and read about the issues.

PBS. A Death in St. Augustine - 53 minute documentary on domestic violence.

PBS. Helping Children with Scary News - Set of short videos with Mr. Rogers on helping parents and caregivers talk to children about their fears.

Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect. Policy statement -- Child abuse, confidentiality, and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. Pediatrics 125(1):197-201, Jan 2010

Felitti VJ, Anda RF, Nordenberg D et al. The relationship of adult health to childhood abuse and household dysfunction to many of the leading causes of death in adults: The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 14(4):245-258, May 1998

Moninger, Jeannette. Guns Within Reach. Parents Magazine.

Porcerelli JH, West PA, Binienda, J, Cogan R. Physical and psychological sypmptoms in emotionally abused and non-abused women. Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine 19(2):201-4, Mar-Apr 2006

Yang J, Eggers C, Connor T. 'No rules any more': Chicago violence hits hard at suburban hospital. NBC News. August 19, 2013.

AARP. Health Effects of Social Isolation - series of video clips from Dr. Berkman of Harvard exploring the health consequences of isolation in our aging population.

IHI. The Conversation Project - dedicated to helping people talk about end-of-life wishes with their loved ones

NBC News: The Coming Alzheimer's Crisis Infographic

PBS Frontline. Living Old - "A powerful and intimate journey into the uncharted territory of Americans living longer than ever - and what it means for them, their loved ones and our society." Watch the streaming videos, read the stories and interviews, learn about the issues.

Pew Research Social & Demographic Trends. Growing Old in American: Expectations vs. Realities - read the overview and executive summary of this important report.
Library Contact
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Nancy Bulgarelli
Medical Library Director

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Stephanie Swanberg
Assistant Professor

Research Assistance
  • by phone at 248-370-3772
  • via email at medref@oakland.edu
  • via text message at 248-266-0484
  • fill out our online request form
  • in person in the Medical Library Office

Research Consultation

Call us or use our Research Consultation Calendar to request a one-on-one meeting with a medical librarian to discuss in-depth information needs such as the literature search for your Capstone project.
Socioeconomic Determinants of Health
Dateline. Breathless - short documentary exploring the impact of poverty on childhood asthma.

PBS Frontline. Poor Kids - 53 minute streaming video on proverty through the eyes of children

PBS Frontline. Two American Families - 83 minutes streaming video examining the impact of poverty on two families over 20 years

California Newsreel. Unnatural Causes: Is Inequality Making Us Sick? - watch clips from this important documentary

Resources for Hunger
Center for Hunger Free Communitiies

SBIRT. Boston University School of Public Health provides educational resources for physicians to discuss health behavior changes with their patient

A Place at the Table - provides information on childhood hunger and encourages involvement in this national issue
Patient Centered Care & Treatment Adherence
Remaking American Medicine - Website & Video
     Video is available for checkout from the Circulation Desk in Kresge Library DVD-4232

IHI Open School - Shared Decision Making

Institute for Healthcre Improvement. Patient Centered Care: Rebecca Bryson's Story

North Carolina Program on Health Literacy: The Teach Back Method

Society of Hospital Medicine - MARQUIS: Medication Reconciliation Resource Center includes links and information on medication safety such as safety pocket cards, videos, and guidelines.

van Dulmen S, Sluijs E, van Dijk L, de Ridder D, Heerdink R, Bensing J. Patient Adherence to Medical Treatment: A Review of Reviews. BMC Health Services Research. 2007;7(55).
AARP. Caregiving Resource Center - resources and advice for caregivers

National Alliance for Caregiving - nonprofit organization with resources for both family caregiver and professionals
Human Factors
Keim B. Is multitasking bad for us? - read the article on the PBS Nova web site
The Invisible War - Academy Award nominated documentary on sexual assault in the miliary. This is an accompanying website offering information on how to get involved.

National Center for PTSD - From the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, this website includes information for both the public and healthcare professionals on PTSD including overviews of the condition, recent research and publications, and links to open courses, videos, and toolkits.

PBS. When Women Come Marching Home - 56 minute documentary exploring PTSD in women veterans
Test Prep & Review
ExamMaster Online: 203 USMLE Step 1 Board Preparation questions available on Behavioral Sciences      

Le. Tao (ed) First Aid for the Basic Sciences: General Principles. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2012
       Chapter 2 covers Behavioral Sciences
       There are also 3 print copies in the Medical Library Study Room;
        R 834.5 .F57 2010

USMLE Easy: 57 Step 1 Exam-style questions available Behavioral Sciences
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