Dr.ROBERT SCALES Company Profile

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Robert Scales, Ph.D., is a native of Scotland, but he has resided in the Southwest for the past twenty years. He has his doctorate degree in education and he holds a faculty position in the School of Medicine at the University of New Mexico, where he conducts research and teaches motivational interviewing (MI). Currently, he is the Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation and Wellness at a hospital in Scottsdale, Arizona, where he has been instrumental in the development of a cardiogy-based prevention program.

He was the Principal Investigator in the Cardiovascular Health Initiative and Lifestyle Education (CHILE) Study, the first study to investigate the impact of MI and skills-based counseling on the behaviors of patients attending cardiac rehabilitation (CR). He has counseled thousands of patients who were recovering from heart disease. He is also an accomplished international speaker on the topic of disease prevention. Adaptations of his work using MI with clinical populations have focused on the prevention and management of diabetes in Native American communities and he continues to work extensively with the Indian Health Service as a consultant. He is an experienced trainer in MI and he has trained both students and clinicians from a variety of healthcare disciplines to use the approach within their own clinical settings. He is also a member of the International Association of MI Trainers and he was trained by the originators of the approach, William Miller Ph.D. and Stephen Rollnick Ph.D. Robert Scales, Ph.D. is a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) and he is a Fellow of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR).


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Ultra-White Coating Modeled on Beetle Scales

The material—which is 20 times whiter than paper—is made from non-toxic cellulose and achieves such bright whiteness by mimicking the structure of the ultra-thin scales of certain types of...

SR Scales Adds Larger Platform Option to its Dialysis Line of Scales

New In-floor Platform and Wall Mount Systems Provide Extensive Options for Hospitals and Dialysis Clinics TONAWANDA, N.Y. (PRWEB) March 28, 2018 SR Instruments, a leading manufacturer of purpose-buil...

Distinct patterns of brain atrophy in Genetic Frontotemporal Dementia Initiative (GENFI) cohort revealed by visual rating scales

In patients with frontotemporal dementia, it has been shown that brain atrophy occurs earliest in the anterior cingulate, insula and frontal lobes. We used visual rating scales to investigate whether ...

Research profile: Robert Maki

Robert Maki, M.D., Ph.D., has been determined to eliminate what he calls the “guessing game” aspect of cancer treatment from the very start of his more than 20-year career as a medical oncologist....

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As a result of Brexit, the European Medicines Agency will suspend some of its activities to prepare for staff cuts and its move from London to Amsterdam next year. As of October 1st, the EMA will cut ...

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From the Blogs: Remembering Robert H. (Bob) Rubin

Dr. Paul Sax offers a tribute to Robert H. (Bob) Rubin, best known for his contributions in transplant infectious diseases...

TVG: Robert Kilpatrick introduces BioPartnering Future Europe

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An across-scales analysis of the voice self-concept questionnaire (FESS).

The questionnaire for the assessment of the voice selfconcept (FESS) contains three sub-scales indicating the personal relation with the own voice. The scales address the relationship with one's own v...

Robert J. Genco: Pioneer in Oral Science Advancement.

Professor Robert J. Genco made extraordinary research advances in immunology, periodontology, and microbiology research, pioneering major advances in oral science. In addition to his extraordinary res...

High Agreement was Obtained Across Scores from Multiple Equated Scales for Social Anxiety Disorder using Item Response Theory.

There is no standardized approach to the measurement of social anxiety. Researchers and clinicians are faced with numerous self-report scales with varying strengths, weaknesses, and psychometric prope...

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Immunological Consequences of CARD15/NOD2 Mutations in Crohn's Disease

The project is based on adult and paediatric cohorts among the largest ones in Paris and located at Saint Louis and Robert Debré hospitals. Experiments will be performed at INSERM Unit U8...

Efficacy of Modified Robert Jones Bandages on Reducing Invisible Blood Loss After Total Knee Arthroplasty

Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is one of the most successful procedures in orthopaedic surgery. Nevertheless, significant postoperative blood loss and requirement of blood transfusion are s...

Treatment of Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) Augmentation With Ecopipam, a D1 Specific Antagonist

This is an exploratory, double blinded cross-over study of the D1 antagonist ecopipam treat patients currently having dopamine agonist induced augmentation in restless legs syndrome. Each ...

REGISTRY-JHD - an Observational Study of the European Huntington's Disease Network (EHDN)

The study aims to monitor the progression of symptoms and signs of those affected by JHD using modified UHDRS scales of motor and function (functional assessment, TFC). This will provide s...

Translation, Cultural Adaptation and Validation of the Creole Versions of the EQ-5D and the SF-36 Questionnaires in Patients With Type II Diabetes in Reunion Island, Martinique and Guadeloupe

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Robert Scales, Ph.D., is a native of Scotland, but he has resided in the Southwest for the past twenty years. He has his doctorate degree in education and he holds a faculty position in the School o...


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