Joy Balls-Berry, PhD

  • 268 Citations
  • 7 Scopus h-Index
20022020
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Research Output 2002 2020

2002
61 Citations (Scopus)

Increased sensitivity of DNA amplification testing for the detection of pharyngeal gonorrhea in men who have sex with men

Page-Shafer, K., Graves, A., Kent, C., Balls-Berry, J., Zapitz, V. M. & Klausner, J. D., Jan 15 2002, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 34, 2, p. 173-176 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Gonorrhea
Ligase Chain Reaction
DNA
Infection
66 Citations (Scopus)

Risk of HIV infection attributable to oral sex among men who have sex with men and in the population of men who have sex with men

Page-Shafer, K., Shiboski, C. H., Osmond, D. H., Dilley, J., McFarland, W., Shiboski, S. C., Klausner, J. D., Balls-Berry, J., Greenspan, D. & Greenspan, J. S., Nov 22 2002, In : AIDS. 16, 17, p. 2350-2352 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sexual Behavior
HIV Infections
HIV
Population
2010
14 Citations (Scopus)

African American primary care physicians' perceptions and practices regarding smoking cessation therapy

Balls-Berry, J., Price, J. H., Dake, J. A., Jordan, T. R. & Khuder, S., Jan 1 2010, In : Journal of the National Medical Association. 102, 7, p. 579-589 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primary Care Physicians
Smoking Cessation
African Americans
Smoking
Physicians
2011
2 Citations (Scopus)

Seat belt use among overweight and obese adolescents

Price, J. H., Dake, J. A., Balls-Berry, J. & Wielinski, M., Aug 1 2011, In : Journal of Community Health. 36, 4, p. 612-615 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seat Belts
Motor Vehicles
motor vehicle
adolescent
Students
2013
5 Citations (Scopus)

Tobacco use in Florida: Comparisons between adults living with and without disabilities

Hall, A. G., Schumacher, J. R., Cannell, M. B., Balls-Berry, J., Schiaffino, M. & Park, S., Jul 1 2013, In : Disability and Health Journal. 6, 3, p. 213-219 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco Use
Disabled Persons
Tobacco Smoke Pollution
Smoking
Tobacco Products
2014
15 Citations (Scopus)

African American women's perceptions and attitudes regarding participation in medical research: The mayo clinic/the links, incorporated partnership

Brewer, L., Hayes, S. N., Parker, M. W., Balls-Berry, J., Halyard, M. Y., Pinn, V. W. & Radecki Breitkopf, C., Aug 1 2014, In : Journal of Women's Health. 23, 8, p. 681-687 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

African Americans
Biomedical Research
Research
Attitude to Health
Medical Records
6 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the impact of health literacy on education retention of stroke patients

Sanders, K., Schnepel, L., Smotherman, C., Livingood, W., Dodani, S., Antonios, N., Lukens-Bull, K., Balls-Berry, J., Johnson, Y., Miller, T., Hodges, W., Falk, D., Wood, D. & Silliman, S., Jan 1 2014, In : Preventing Chronic Disease. 11, 4, 130259.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Health Literacy
Stroke
Education
Patient Education
Primary Prevention
49 Citations (Scopus)

Strategies addressing barriers to clinical trial enrollment of underrepresented populations: A systematic review

Heller, C., Balls-Berry, J., Nery, J. D., Erwin, P. J., Littleton, D., Kim, M. & Kuo, W. P., Nov 1 2014, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 39, 2, p. 169-182 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Clinical Trials
Population
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Research
MEDLINE
2015
6 Citations (Scopus)

Black Men's Perceptions and Knowledge of Diabetes: A Church-Affiliated Barbershop Focus Group Study

Balls-Berry, J., Watson, C., Kadimpati, S., Crockett, A., Mohamed, E. A., Brown, I., Soto, M. V., Sanford, B., Halyard, M., Khubchandani, J., Dacy, L. & Davis, O. I., Dec 1 2015, In : Journal of racial and ethnic health disparities. 2, 4, p. 465-472 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

study group
Focus Groups
chronic illness
church
Health Education
6 Citations (Scopus)

Community-Engaged Strategies to Increase Diversity of Participants in Health Education Research

Khubchandani, J., Balls-Berry, J., Price, J. H. & Webb, F. J., Jan 1 2015, In : Health promotion practice. 17, 3, p. 323-327 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Education
Research
Health
Minority Health
Community-Institutional Relations
1 Citation (Scopus)

Prevalent health concerns among African American women belonging to a national volunteer service organization (the links, incorporated)

Asiedu, G. B., Hayes, S. N., Williams, K. P., Bondaryk, M. R., Halyard, M. Y., Parker, M. W., Balls-Berry, J., Pinn, V. W. & Radecki Breitkopf, C., Dec 22 2015, In : Journal of racial and ethnic health disparities. 4, 1, p. 19-24 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

African Americans
Volunteers
Organizations
cancer
organization
2016
8 Citations (Scopus)
American Heart Association
Foster Home Care
African Americans
Health
health
8 Citations (Scopus)

The Effect of Message Framing on African American Women’s Intention to Participate in Health-Related Research

Balls-Berry, J., Hayes, S., Parker, M., Halyard, M., Enders, F. T., Albertie, M., Pinn, V. & Radecki Breitkopf, C., Apr 15 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Health Communication. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

African Americans
Health
Self Efficacy
self-efficacy
Volunteers
2017
3 Citations (Scopus)

Preventing cardiovascular disease: Participant perspectives of the FAITH! Program

Brewer, L., Morrison, E. J., Balls-Berry, J., Dean, P., Lackore, K., Jenkins, S., Cohen, C., Johnson, J., Ellis, F., Mangum, D. C., Hayes, S. N. & Patten, C. A., Feb 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Health Psychology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Community-Based Participatory Research
African Americans
Cardiovascular Diseases
Foster Home Care
Research
5 Citations (Scopus)

The use of community engaged research principles to improve health: Community academic partnerships for research

Balls-Berry, J. & Acosta-Pérez, E., Jan 1 2017, In : Puerto Rico health sciences journal. 36, 2, p. 84-85 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2018
2 Citations (Scopus)
Diabetic Nephropathies
Biomarkers
5 Citations (Scopus)

Racial disparities in bipolar disorder treatment and research: A call to action

Akinhanmi, M. O., Biernacka, J. M., Strakowski, S. M., Mcelroy, S. L., Balls-Berry, J., Merikangas, K. R., Assari, S., Mcinnis, M. G., Schulze, T. G., Leboyer, M., Tamminga, C., Patten, C. A. & Frye, M. A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Bipolar Disorders.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bipolar Disorder
Racism
Diagnostic Errors
Research
International Classification of Diseases
4 Citations (Scopus)

Survey of potential receptivity to robotic-assisted exercise coaching in a diverse sample of smokers and nonsmokers

Patten, C. A., Levine, J. A., Pavlidis, I., Balls-Berry, J., Shah, A., Hughes, C., Brockman, T., Soto, M. V., Witt, D., Koepp, G., Sinicrope, P. & Richards, J., May 1 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 5, e0197090.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
exercise
Exercise
Technology
smoking (food products)
1 Citation (Scopus)

Using Garden Cafés to engage community stakeholders in health research

Balls-Berry, J., Sinicrope, P. S., Valdez Soto, M. A., Albertie, M. L., Lafflam, R., Major-Elechi, B. T., Juhn, Y. J., Brockman, T. A., Bock, M. J. & Patten, C. A., Aug 1 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 8, e0200483.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stakeholders
gardens
Health
health services
researchers
2019

Acceptability of robotic-assisted exercise coaching among diverse youth: Pilot study

Barwise, A. K., Patten, C. A., Bock, M. J., Hughes, C. A., Brockman, T. A., Soto, M. A. V., Wi, C. I., Juhn, Y. J., Witt, D. R., Sinicrope, S., Kreps, S. R., Saling, H. D., Levine, J. A. & Balls-Berry, J., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of medical Internet research. 21, 7, e12549.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
Exercise
Technology
Depression
Mentoring

Atrial Fibrillation: Community Screening Events Improve Awareness in Older Adults

McCabe, P. J., Lloyd, M. P. A., Balls-Berry, J., Johnson, J., LaScotte, J. & Lee, H. C., Sep 1 2019, In : Journal of gerontological nursing. 45, 9, p. 31-38 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Education
Symptom Assessment
Signs and Symptoms
Nursing
Open Access
Inventions
Multimedia
Data Mining
Disease Management
Internet

Gender Disparities in Preoperative Resource Use for Wrist Arthroscopy

Asaad, M., Vyas, K., Akinhanmi, M. & Balls-Berry, J., Sep 1 2019, In : Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 144, 3, p. 513e-514e

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arthroscopy
Wrist

Implementation of the uterine fibroids Option Grid patient decision aids across five organizational settings: A randomized stepped-wedge study protocol

Scalia, P., Durand, M. A., Forcino, R. C., Schubbe, D., Barr, P. J., O'Brien, N., O'Malley, A. J., Foster, T., Politi, M. C., Laughlin-Tommaso, S. K., Banks, E., Madden, T., Anchan, R. M., Aarts, J. W. M., Velentgas, P., Balls-Berry, J., Bacon, C., Adams-Foster, M., Mulligan, C. C., Venable, S. & 2 others, Cochran, N. E. & Elwyn, G., Sep 2 2019, In : Implementation Science. 14, 1, 88.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Decision Support Techniques
Leiomyoma
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Patient Participation
Pelvic Pain

Letter to the editor

Narasimhulu, D., Akinhanmi, M. & Balls-Berry, J., Aug 1 2019, In : Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 300, 2, p. 485-486 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Support person interventions to increase use of quitline services among racially diverse low-income smokers: A pilot study

Patten, C. A., Fu, S., Vickerman, K., Bock, M. J., Nelson, D., Zhu, S. H., Balls-Berry, J., Torres, A. J., Brockman, T. A., Hughes, C. A., Klein, A. E., Valdez-Soto, M. & Keller, P. A., Jun 1 2019, In : Addictive Behaviors Reports. 9, 100171.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Smoking
Text Messaging
Withholding Treatment
Tobacco Use
Poverty
1 Citation (Scopus)

Technological Innovations in Disease Management: Text Mining US Patent Data From 1995 to 2017

Huang, M., Zolnoori, M., Balls-Berry, J., Brockman, T. A., Patten, C. A. & Yao, L., Apr 30 2019, In : Journal of medical Internet research. 21, 4, p. e13316

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Inventions
Data Mining
Disease Management
Patents
Resource Allocation

“Girl, just pray …”: Factors That Influence Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Among Black Women in Rochester, MN

Sage, S. K., Hawkins-Taylor, C., Crockett, R. A. & Balls-Berry, J., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the National Medical Association.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Early Detection of Cancer
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Breast Neoplasms
Focus Groups
Health Resources
2020

Decreased core symptoms of mania and utilization of lithium/mood stabilizing anticonvulsants in U.S. bipolar I patients of African vs European ancestry

Akinhanmi, M., El-Amin, S., Balls-Berry, J., Vallender, E. J., Ladner, M., Geske, J., Coombes, B., Biernacka, J. M., Kelsoe, J. & Frye, M. A., Jan 1 2020, In : Journal of Affective Disorders. 260, p. 361-365 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bipolar Disorder
Lithium
Anticonvulsants
Hallucinations
Interviews