J A Teresi

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Publications

  1. pmc Reading ability, education, and cognitive status assessment among older adults in Harlem, New York City
    S M Albert
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:95-7. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint The Cornell Service Index as a measure of health service use
    Jo Anne Sirey
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, New York 10605, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1564-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Different approaches to differential item functioning in health applications. Advantages, disadvantages and some neglected topics
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Columbia University Stroud Center and Faculty of Medicine and New York State Psychiatric Institute and Research Division, Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale, Riverdale, New York, USA
    Med Care 44:S152-70. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychometric evaluation and calibration of health-related quality of life item banks: plans for the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS)
    Bryce B Reeve
    National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Med Care 45:S22-31. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Primary care screen for early dementia
    Ellen Grober
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:206-13. 2008
  6. pmc A staff intervention targeting resident-to-resident elder mistreatment (R-REM) in long-term care increased staff knowledge, recognition and reporting: results from a cluster randomized trial
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Research Division, Hebrew Home at Riverdale, 5901 Palisade Avenue, Riverdale, NY 10471, United States
    Int J Nurs Stud 50:644-56. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of implementing evidence-based education and best practices in nursing homes: effects on falls, quality-of-life and societal costs
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Research Division, Hebrew Home at Riverdale, 5901 Palisade Avenue, Riverdale, NY 10471, USA
    Int J Nurs Stud 50:448-63. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Modifying measures based on differential item functioning (DIF) impact analyses
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Columbia University Stroud Center, New York, NY 10471, USA
    J Aging Health 24:1044-76. 2012
  9. pmc A practice-based trial of blood pressure control in African Americans (TLC-Clinic): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Antoinette Schoenthaler
    Center for Healthful Behavior Change, New York University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Trials 12:265. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Overview of quantitative measurement methods. Equivalence, invariance, and differential item functioning in health applications
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Columbia University Stroud Center and Faculty of Medicine, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Research Division, Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale, Riverdale, New York, USA
    Med Care 44:S39-49. 2006

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Publications36

  1. pmc Reading ability, education, and cognitive status assessment among older adults in Harlem, New York City
    S M Albert
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:95-7. 1999
    ..This study examined reported level of education and current reading ability as predictors of cognitive status among older African Americans in central Harlem, New York City...
  2. ncbi request reprint The Cornell Service Index as a measure of health service use
    Jo Anne Sirey
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, New York 10605, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1564-9. 2005
    ..Descriptive data are provided to illustrate the application of the CSI in a community sample of adults who were newly admitted to outpatient mental health clinics. These data provide information about the pathways to care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Different approaches to differential item functioning in health applications. Advantages, disadvantages and some neglected topics
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Columbia University Stroud Center and Faculty of Medicine and New York State Psychiatric Institute and Research Division, Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale, Riverdale, New York, USA
    Med Care 44:S152-70. 2006
    ..Several factors influence DIF detection; these include (1) model fit, (2) model assumptions, (3) disability distributions, (4) purification, (5) cutoff values for magnitude measures, and (6) sample and scale size...
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychometric evaluation and calibration of health-related quality of life item banks: plans for the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS)
    Bryce B Reeve
    National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Med Care 45:S22-31. 2007
    ..The construction and evaluation of item banks to measure unidimensional constructs of health-related quality of life (HRQOL) is a fundamental objective of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) project...
  5. doi request reprint Primary care screen for early dementia
    Ellen Grober
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:206-13. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc A staff intervention targeting resident-to-resident elder mistreatment (R-REM) in long-term care increased staff knowledge, recognition and reporting: results from a cluster randomized trial
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Research Division, Hebrew Home at Riverdale, 5901 Palisade Avenue, Riverdale, NY 10471, United States
    Int J Nurs Stud 50:644-56. 2013
    ..However, no evidence-based training, intervention and implementation strategies exist that address this issue...
  7. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of implementing evidence-based education and best practices in nursing homes: effects on falls, quality-of-life and societal costs
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Research Division, Hebrew Home at Riverdale, 5901 Palisade Avenue, Riverdale, NY 10471, USA
    Int J Nurs Stud 50:448-63. 2013
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Modifying measures based on differential item functioning (DIF) impact analyses
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Columbia University Stroud Center, New York, NY 10471, USA
    J Aging Health 24:1044-76. 2012
    ..Measure modification can impact comparability of scores across groups and settings. Changes in items can affect the percent admitting to a symptom...
  9. pmc A practice-based trial of blood pressure control in African Americans (TLC-Clinic): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Antoinette Schoenthaler
    Center for Healthful Behavior Change, New York University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Trials 12:265. 2011
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Overview of quantitative measurement methods. Equivalence, invariance, and differential item functioning in health applications
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Columbia University Stroud Center and Faculty of Medicine, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Research Division, Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale, Riverdale, New York, USA
    Med Care 44:S39-49. 2006
    ....
  11. pmc Measurement in a multi-ethnic society. Overview to the special issue
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Columbia University Stroud Center and Research Division, Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale, 5901 Palisade Avenue, Riverdale, NY 10471, USA
    Med Care 44:S3-4. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Differential item functioning and health assessment
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Research Division, Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale, 5901 Palisade Avenue, Riverdale, NY 10471, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:33-42. 2007
    ..Basic definitions and criteria for DIF detection are provided, as are steps in performing the analyses. Recommendations are presented and future directions discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evaluating measurement equivalence using the item response theory log-likelihood ratio (IRTLR) method to assess differential item functioning (DIF): applications (with illustrations) to measures of physical functioning ability and general distress
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Faculty of Medicine, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University Stroud Center, New York, NY, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:43-68. 2007
    ..Finally, impact was assessed using expected scale scores, expressed as group differences in the total test (measure) response functions...
  14. ncbi request reprint The development and psychometric analyses of ADEPT: an instrument for assessing the interactions between doctors and their elderly patients
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Research Division of the Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale, Riverdale, New York 10471, USA
    Ann Behav Med 30:225-42. 2005
    ..The lack of instruments and methodologies designed specifically for assessing doctor-elderly patient interactions has constricted research on effective communication in the medical care of older adults...
  15. ncbi request reprint Modern psychometric methods for detection of differential item functioning: application to cognitive assessment measures
    J A Teresi
    Columbia University, Stroud Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stat Med 19:1651-83. 2000
    ..It is recommended that these methods receive wider attention in the medical statistical literature...
  16. ncbi request reprint Use of latent class analyses for the estimation of prevalence of cognitive impairment, and signs of stroke and Parkinson's disease among African-American elderly of central Harlem: results of the Harlem Aging Project
    J A Teresi
    Columbia University Center for Geriatrics and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, N Y 10032, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 18:309-21. 1999
    ..These results indicate that a relatively large proportion of elderly community residents of central Harlem evidenced or reported health problems, any or all of which may constitute a public health challenge...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE): scaling the MMSE using item response theory (IRT)
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Columbia University Stroud Center, Faculty of Medicine, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:256-9. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint Modelling the decline pattern in functional measures from a prevalent cohort study
    X Liu
    Division of Biostatistics, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, USA
    Stat Med 19:1593-606. 2000
    ..The analyses suggest that, controlling for several covariates, SCU residents experienced more rapid cognitive decline than did non-SCU residents. The relative advantages and disadvantages of the two models are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Differential item functioning (DIF) and the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE). Overview, sample, and issues of translation
    Mildred Ramirez
    Research Division, Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale, 5901 Palisade Avenue, Riverdale, New York 10471, USA
    Med Care 44:S95-S106. 2006
    ..The articles in this section illustrate the use of different methods to examine DIF in relation to English and Spanish language administration of the MMSE...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prevalence estimates and health-related correlates of cognitive impairment from a probability sample of community-residing Latino elders
    Mildred Ramirez
    Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale, Research Division, 5901 Palisade Avenue, Riverdale, New York 10463, USA
    J Aging Health 19:559-74. 2007
    ..A profile of those with cognitive impairment is provided. Predictors of cognitive impairment and the association between depressive symptomatology and cognitive impairment are examined...
  21. pmc Improved diabetes control in the elderly delays global cognitive decline
    J A Luchsinger
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, Division of General Medicine, PH9East 105, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Nutr Health Aging 15:445-9. 2011
    ..To examine whether improved diabetes control is related to better cognitive outcomes...
  22. pmc Measurement issues in health disparities research
    Mildred Ramirez
    Research Division, The Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale, NY 10471, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:1640-57. 2005
    ..g., estimates of prevalence, magnitude of risks, and differences in mean scores. Addressing measurement issues in the assessment of health status may contribute to a better understanding of health issues in cross-cultural research...
  23. doi request reprint Use of three computer training methods in elderly underserved rural patients enrolled in a diabetes telemedicine program
    Kate S Robinson
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 28:172-7. 2010
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Influence of cognitive impairment, illness, gender, and African-American status on psychiatric ratings and staff recognition of depression
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Research Division, Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale, 5901 Palisade Avenue, Riverdale, NY 10471, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:506-14. 2002
    ..The authors examined the multivariate relationships between depression recognition by staff members and characteristics of nursing home residents...
  25. pmc A randomized trial comparing telemedicine case management with usual care in older, ethnically diverse, medically underserved patients with diabetes mellitus: 5 year results of the IDEATel study
    Steven Shea
    Division of General Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:446-56. 2009
    ..Mortality was not different between the groups, although power was limited. Trial Registration http://clinicaltrials.gov Identifier: NCT00271739...
  26. pmc Resident-to-resident aggression in long-term care facilities: insights from focus groups of nursing home residents and staff
    Tony Rosen
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1398-408. 2008
    ..To more fully characterize the spectrum of resident-to-resident aggression (RRA)...
  27. pmc Medicare payments, healthcare service use, and telemedicine implementation costs in a randomized trial comparing telemedicine case management with usual care in medically underserved participants with diabetes mellitus (IDEATel)
    Walter Palmas
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:196-202. 2010
    ..Lower implementation costs will need to be achieved using lower cost technology in order for telemedicine case management to be more widely used...
  28. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of a monitoring system intervention: falls, injuries, and affect in nursing homes
    Douglas Holmes
    Hebrew Home for Aged at Riverdale and Columbia University Faculty of Medicine, New York 10463, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 16:317-35. 2007
    ..Additional time spent in staff care was significantly related to decreased affective disorder. The findings related to Vigil are generally mixed. The question remains as to whether the improvement in affect was due to Vigil or vigilance...
  29. ncbi request reprint A comparison of three sets of criteria for determining the presence of differential item functioning using ordinal logistic regression
    Paul K Crane
    Department of Internal Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359780, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:69-84. 2007
    ..Several techniques have been developed to detect differential item functioning (DIF), including ordinal logistic regression (OLR). This study compared different criteria for determining whether items have DIF using OLR...
  30. ncbi request reprint An essay on measurement and factorial invariance
    William Meredith
    University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Med Care 44:S69-77. 2006
    ....
  31. pmc Item and scale differential functioning of the Mini-Mental State Exam assessed using the Differential Item and Test Functioning (DFIT) Framework
    Leo S Morales
    Department of Health Services and Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Med Care 44:S143-51. 2006
    ..To illustrate the application of the Differential Item and Test Functioning (DFIT) method using English and Spanish versions of the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE)...
  32. ncbi request reprint IRT health outcomes data analysis project: an overview and summary
    Karon F Cook
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:121-32. 2007
    ..quot; A component of the conference was presentation of a psychometric and content analysis of a secondary dataset...
  33. ncbi request reprint Identification of differential item functioning using item response theory and the likelihood-based model comparison approach. Application to the Mini-Mental State Examination
    Maria Orlando Orlando Edelen
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California 90407, USA
    Med Care 44:S134-42. 2006
    ..A number of methods exist for this purpose...
  34. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial outcomes of telemedicine case management for elderly patients with diabetes: the randomized IDEATel trial
    Paula M Trief
    Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, 750 E Adams St, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1266-8. 2007
  35. ncbi request reprint Movement Disorder Society-sponsored revision of the Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (MDS-UPDRS): Process, format, and clinimetric testing plan
    Christopher G Goetz
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Mov Disord 22:41-7. 2007
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint The daily spiritual experience scale: development, theoretical description, reliability, exploratory factor analysis, and preliminary construct validity using health-related data
    Lynn G Underwood
    Fetzer Institute, Kalamazoo, MI 49009, USA
    Ann Behav Med 24:22-33. 2002
    ..90s. Preliminary evidence showed that daily spiritual experience is related to decreased total alcohol intake, improved quality of life, and positive psychosocial status...