Floyd J Fowler

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint How patient centered are medical decisions?: Results of a national survey
    Floyd J Fowler
    Informed Medical Decisions Foundation, Boston, MA 02108, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:1215-21. 2013
  2. pmc Decision-making process reported by Medicare patients who had coronary artery stenting or surgery for prostate cancer
    Floyd J Fowler
    Center for Survey Research, University of Massachusetts Boston, 100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:911-6. 2012
  3. pmc Decision dissonance: evaluating an approach to measuring the quality of surgical decision making
    Floyd J Fowler
    Center for Survey Research, University of Massachusetts, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 39:136-44. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Informing and involving patients to improve the quality of medical decisions
    Floyd J Fowler
    Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:699-706. 2011
  5. pmc Adverse effects of robotic-assisted laparoscopic versus open retropubic radical prostatectomy among a nationwide random sample of medicare-age men
    Michael J Barry
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:513-8. 2012
  6. pmc Hospitalized patients' participation and its impact on quality of care and patient safety
    Saul N Weingart
    Center for Patient Safety, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:269-77. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The role of perceived benefits and costs in patients' medical decisions
    Eleanor Singer
    Research Professor Emerita, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MIResearch Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MIAssociate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan and Research Scientist, VA Ann Arbor Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor, MISenior Scientific Advisor to the Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making and Senior Research Fellow at the Survey Research Center, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MAResearch Director, Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making, Boston, MAJohn O Blackburn Professor of Business, Fuqua Business School and Professor of Public Policy, Duke University, Durham, NCSenior Research Associate, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MIAssistant Professor, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, and Research Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Health Expect 17:4-14. 2014

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint How patient centered are medical decisions?: Results of a national survey
    Floyd J Fowler
    Informed Medical Decisions Foundation, Boston, MA 02108, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:1215-21. 2013
    ..Informing and involving patients in their medical decisions is increasingly becoming a standard for good medical care, particularly for primary care physicians...
  2. pmc Decision-making process reported by Medicare patients who had coronary artery stenting or surgery for prostate cancer
    Floyd J Fowler
    Center for Survey Research, University of Massachusetts Boston, 100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:911-6. 2012
    ..Patients facing decisions should be told about their options, have the opportunity to discuss the pros and cons, and have their preferences reflected in the final decision...
  3. pmc Decision dissonance: evaluating an approach to measuring the quality of surgical decision making
    Floyd J Fowler
    Center for Survey Research, University of Massachusetts, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 39:136-44. 2013
    ..A new method for evaluating decision quality for major surgical decisions was examined, and a methodology for collecting the needed data was developed...
  4. doi request reprint Informing and involving patients to improve the quality of medical decisions
    Floyd J Fowler
    Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:699-706. 2011
    ..We review public and private developments that could facilitate the development of tools and methods to improve patient-centered care...
  5. pmc Adverse effects of robotic-assisted laparoscopic versus open retropubic radical prostatectomy among a nationwide random sample of medicare-age men
    Michael J Barry
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:513-8. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the risks of problems with continence and sexual function following these procedures among Medicare-age men...
  6. pmc Hospitalized patients' participation and its impact on quality of care and patient safety
    Saul N Weingart
    Center for Patient Safety, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:269-77. 2011
    ..To understand the extent to which hospitalized patients participate in their care, and the association of patient participation with quality of care and patient safety...
  7. doi request reprint The role of perceived benefits and costs in patients' medical decisions
    Eleanor Singer
    Research Professor Emerita, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MIResearch Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MIAssociate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan and Research Scientist, VA Ann Arbor Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor, MISenior Scientific Advisor to the Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making and Senior Research Fellow at the Survey Research Center, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MAResearch Director, Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making, Boston, MAJohn O Blackburn Professor of Business, Fuqua Business School and Professor of Public Policy, Duke University, Durham, NCSenior Research Associate, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MIAssistant Professor, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, and Research Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Health Expect 17:4-14. 2014
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