Paula H Diehr

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Publications

  1. pmc Comparing years of healthy life, measured in 16 ways, for normal weight and overweight older adults
    Paula Diehr
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Obes 2012:894894. 2012
  2. pmc Decline in health for older adults: five-year change in 13 key measures of standardized health
    Paula H Diehr
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Ave, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:1059-67. 2013
  3. pmc Synchrony of change in depressive symptoms, health status, and quality of life in persons with clinical depression
    Paula H Diehr
    Department of Biostatistics F 670 HSB, Box 357232, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7232, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:27. 2006
  4. pmc A randomized trial to improve communication about end-of-life care among patients with COPD
    David H Au
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Chest 141:726-35. 2012

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Comparing years of healthy life, measured in 16 ways, for normal weight and overweight older adults
    Paula Diehr
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Obes 2012:894894. 2012
    ..Conclusion. The "Overweight paradox" appears to hold for nonmortality outcomes. New adiposity standards are needed for older adults, possibly different by race and sex...
  2. pmc Decline in health for older adults: five-year change in 13 key measures of standardized health
    Paula H Diehr
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Ave, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:1059-67. 2013
    ..The health of older adults declines over time, but there are many ways of measuring health. It is unclear whether all health measures decline at the same rate or whether some aspects of health are less sensitive to aging than others...
  3. pmc Synchrony of change in depressive symptoms, health status, and quality of life in persons with clinical depression
    Paula H Diehr
    Department of Biostatistics F 670 HSB, Box 357232, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7232, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:27. 2006
    ..We followed 982 clinically depressed persons to determine which measures changed and whether the change was synchronous with change in depressive symptoms...
  4. pmc A randomized trial to improve communication about end-of-life care among patients with COPD
    David H Au
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Chest 141:726-35. 2012
    ..We assessed whether an intervention using patient-specific feedback about preferences for discussing end-of-life care would improve the occurrence and quality of communication between patients with COPD and their clinicians...