Aanand D Naik

Summary

Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Assessing safe and independent living in vulnerable older adults: perspectives of professionals who conduct home assessments
    Aanand D Naik
    MichaelE DeBakey VAMC, Houston, TX77030, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:614-21. 2010
  2. pmc Knowing the ABCs: a comparative effectiveness study of two methods of diabetes education
    Aanand D Naik
    Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 85:383-9. 2011
  3. pmc Comparative effectiveness of goal setting in diabetes mellitus group clinics: randomized clinical trial
    Aanand D Naik
    Michael E De Bakey VAMC 152, Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, 2002 Holcombe, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:453-9. 2011
  4. pmc Assessing capacity in the setting of self-neglect: development of a novel screening tool for decision-making capacity
    Aanand D Naik
    Baylor College of Medicine, USA
    J Elder Abuse Negl 18:79-91. 2006
  5. pmc Patient autonomy for the management of chronic conditions: a two-component re-conceptualization
    Aanand D Naik
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center 152, 2002 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Bioeth 9:23-30. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Causes and prevalence of unplanned readmissions after colorectal surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Linda T Li
    Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1175-81. 2013
  7. pmc Development and validation of an algorithm to recalibrate mental models and reduce diagnostic errors associated with catheter-associated bacteriuria
    Barbara W Trautner
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:48. 2013
  8. pmc Patient-centered, comparative effectiveness of esophageal cancer screening: protocol for a comparative effectiveness research study to inform guidelines for evidence-based approach to screening and surveillance endoscopy
    Jennifer R Kramer
    Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:288. 2012
  9. pmc Convergent validation of the Kohlman Evaluation of Living Skills as a screening tool of older adults' ability to live safely and independently in the community
    Jason Burnett
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1948-52. 2009
  10. pmc Primary care and communication in shared cancer care: a qualitative study
    Yvonne H Sada
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E De Bakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:259-65. 2011

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. doi request reprint Assessing safe and independent living in vulnerable older adults: perspectives of professionals who conduct home assessments
    Aanand D Naik
    MichaelE DeBakey VAMC, Houston, TX77030, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:614-21. 2010
    ....
  2. pmc Knowing the ABCs: a comparative effectiveness study of two methods of diabetes education
    Aanand D Naik
    Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 85:383-9. 2011
    ..To test an active-learning, empowerment approach to teaching patients about the "diabetes ABCs" (hemoglobin A(1)C, systolic blood pressure, and low density lipoprotein cholesterol)...
  3. pmc Comparative effectiveness of goal setting in diabetes mellitus group clinics: randomized clinical trial
    Aanand D Naik
    Michael E De Bakey VAMC 152, Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, 2002 Holcombe, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:453-9. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the comparative effectiveness of 2 DM group clinic interventions on glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA(1c)) levels in primary care...
  4. pmc Assessing capacity in the setting of self-neglect: development of a novel screening tool for decision-making capacity
    Aanand D Naik
    Baylor College of Medicine, USA
    J Elder Abuse Negl 18:79-91. 2006
    ....
  5. pmc Patient autonomy for the management of chronic conditions: a two-component re-conceptualization
    Aanand D Naik
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center 152, 2002 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Bioeth 9:23-30. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Causes and prevalence of unplanned readmissions after colorectal surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Linda T Li
    Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1175-81. 2013
    ..The findings of this review will help guide the development of future interventions to reduce preventable readmissions after colorectal surgery in older adults...
  7. pmc Development and validation of an algorithm to recalibrate mental models and reduce diagnostic errors associated with catheter-associated bacteriuria
    Barbara W Trautner
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:48. 2013
    ..The objectives of this research were to better understand clinicians' mental models for CA-UTI, and to develop and validate an algorithm to improve diagnostic accuracy for CA-UTI...
  8. pmc Patient-centered, comparative effectiveness of esophageal cancer screening: protocol for a comparative effectiveness research study to inform guidelines for evidence-based approach to screening and surveillance endoscopy
    Jennifer R Kramer
    Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:288. 2012
    ..Therefore, it is imperative to establish the CE and acceptability about the risks and outcomes related to these practices to better inform expert recommendations and provider-patient decisions...
  9. pmc Convergent validation of the Kohlman Evaluation of Living Skills as a screening tool of older adults' ability to live safely and independently in the community
    Jason Burnett
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1948-52. 2009
    ..To evaluate the convergent validity of the Kohlman Evaluation of Living Skills (KELS) to screen older adults' ability to live safely and independently...
  10. pmc Primary care and communication in shared cancer care: a qualitative study
    Yvonne H Sada
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E De Bakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:259-65. 2011
    ..To explore perceptions of primary care physicians' (PCPs') and oncologists' roles, responsibilities, and patterns of communication related to shared cancer care in 3 integrated health systems that used electronic health records...
  11. pmc Brief cognitive behavioral therapy in primary care: a hybrid type 2 patient-randomized effectiveness-implementation design
    Jeffrey A Cully
    Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Implement Sci 7:64. 2012
    ..Hybrid effectiveness-implementation designs have the potential to evaluate clinical and implementation outcomes of evidence-based psychotherapies to improve their translation into routine clinical care practices...
  12. pmc Assessing capacity in suspected cases of self-neglect
    Aanand D Naik
    Harris County Hospital District, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Geriatrics 63:24-31. 2008
    ..Once self-neglect has been identified, common clinical interventions can be targeted to the diagnosed deficits that foster vulnerability to neglect in older adults...
  13. pmc Conceptual challenges and practical approaches to screening capacity for self-care and protection in vulnerable older adults
    Aanand D Naik
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Health Services Research and Development Service, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:S266-70. 2008
    ..Social services professionals can then use a valid and feasible screening tool during field assessments to screen for potential impairments in the capacity for SC&P in vulnerable older adults...
  14. pmc Determining if an older adult can make and execute decisions to live safely at home: a capacity assessment and intervention model
    Felicia Skelton
    Alkek Department of Internal Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, and Geriatrics Program, Quentin Mease Community Hospital, 1709 Dryden Suite 500, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 50:300-5. 2010
    ..Reliance on common, validated measures increases generalizability of the model across geriatrics practice settings and patient populations...
  15. pmc Impairment in instrumental activities of daily living and the geriatric syndrome of self-neglect
    Aanand D Naik
    Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gerontologist 48:388-93. 2008
    ..We sought to characterize self-neglect definitively as a geriatric syndrome by identifying an association with functional impairment...
  16. doi request reprint Risk of lower and upper gastrointestinal bleeding, transfusions, and hospitalizations with complex antithrombotic therapy in elderly patients
    Neena S Abraham
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX N S A Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VAMC, Houston, TX N S A, C H, P R, D C, R L S, A D N Division of Gastroenterology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ N S A and Department of Communications, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX R L S
    Circulation 128:1869-77. 2013
    ..We quantified upper (UGIE) and lower gastrointestinal (LGIE) events, transfusions, and hospitalizations in a national cohort of elderly veterans prescribed CAT...
  17. doi request reprint The effect of age and comorbidity on patient-centered health outcomes in patients receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for colon cancer
    Jesus Hermosillo-Rodriguez
    Alkek Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Geriatr Oncol 4:99-106. 2013
    ..The current study describes the impact of age and comorbidity on patient-centered outcomes in patients with colon cancer...
  18. pmc Hemoglobin A1c improvements and better diabetes-specific quality of life among participants completing diabetes self-management programs: a nested cohort study
    Abhinav Khanna
    Baylor College of Medicine, 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:48. 2012
    ..To address this gap, we evaluated the association between glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c) and diabetes-specific quality of life among patients completing diabetes self-management programs...
  19. pmc Integrating diabetes self-management with the health goals of older adults: a qualitative exploration
    Achilia S Morrow
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Health Services Research and Development, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, and Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 72:418-23. 2008
    ..This study investigates the life and health goals of older adults with diabetes, and explores the factors that influence their diabetes self-management...
  20. doi request reprint Conceptualization of a toolkit to evaluate everyday competence in planning transitions from nursing homes to the community
    Whitney L Mills
    Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:626.e1-7. 2013
    ..The proposed framework and toolkit complement national efforts focused on transitioning nursing home residents back into the community. ..
  21. pmc Cancer survivor rehabilitation and recovery: protocol for the Veterans Cancer Rehabilitation Study (Vet-CaRes)
    Aanand D Naik
    Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:93. 2013
    ..While the Institute of Medicine (IOM) has called for further cancer survivorship research to address these challenges, we still know little about this experience from the perspective of aging Veterans...
  22. pmc Behavioral health coaching for rural-living older adults with diabetes and depression: an open pilot of the HOPE Study
    Aanand D Naik
    VA HSR and D Houston Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Geriatr 12:37. 2012
    ..Unfortunately, treatment options for these complex patients are limited and comprehensive services are rarely available for patients in rural settings...
  23. pmc The utility of the Kohlman Evaluation of Living Skills test is associated with substantiated cases of elder self-neglect
    Sabrina Pickens
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Quentin Mease Hospital, Houston, Texas 77004, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 19:137-42. 2007
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Novel approaches to perioperative assessment and intervention may improve long-term outcomes after colorectal cancer resection in older adults
    Faisal N Cheema
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence at the Michael E DeBakey VAMC, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Surg 253:867-74. 2011
    ..Further research is needed to determine relevant aspects of geriatric assessments, identify effective intervention strategies, and demonstrate their validity in improving outcomes for at-risk older adults...
  25. pmc Measuring the quality of patients' goals and action plans: development and validation of a novel tool
    Cayla R Teal
    Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:152. 2012
    ..To address this gap, we developed the GET-D, a criteria-based, observer rating scale that measures the quality of patients' diabetes goals and action plans...
  26. doi request reprint An educational program to assist clinicians in identifying elder investment fraud and financial exploitation
    Whitney L Mills
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 33:351-63. 2012
    ..These findings demonstrate the value of providing education and practical tools to enhance clinic-based screening of this underappreciated but prevalent problem...
  27. doi request reprint Quality gaps in documenting urinary catheter use and infectious outcomes
    Barbara W Trautner
    Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:793-9. 2013
    ..We also determined the accuracy of catheter-days reporting at our institution...
  28. doi request reprint Accuracy of a urinary catheter surveillance protocol
    Allison C Burns
    VA Health Services Research and Development Houston Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:55-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to demonstrate that chart review can provide accurate urinary catheter data compared with physical inspection of the urinary catheter at the bedside...
  29. pmc Improving hypertension control in diabetes mellitus: the effects of collaborative and proactive health communication
    Aanand D Naik
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center 152, 2002 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circulation 117:1361-8. 2008
    ..We assessed the interrelation of patient-clinician communication factors to determine their independent associations with hypertension control in diabetes care...
  30. pmc Health literacy and decision making styles for complex antithrombotic therapy among older multimorbid adults
    Aanand D Naik
    Houston HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 85:499-504. 2011
    ....
  31. pmc Development and validation of a measure for intention to adhere to HIV treatment
    Andrea Nelsen
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Texas 77030, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:329-34. 2012
    ..55, 95%, CI=1.09-2.12). The resulting study describes the development and preliminary validation of an HIV treatment-seeking intention measure. Additional studies are needed to validate this instrument in other populations...
  32. ncbi request reprint Severe self-neglect: an epidemiological and historical perspective
    Edward Lee Poythress
    Department of General Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Ben Taub General Hospital, Harris County Hospital District, Houston, TX, USA
    J Elder Abuse Negl 18:5-12. 2006
    ..Future research is needed to provide practitioners with effective screening instruments and interventions on cases of severe self-neglect...
  33. doi request reprint Decision aids: when 'nudging' patients to make a particular choice is more ethical than balanced, nondirective content
    J S Blumenthal-Barby
    Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:303-10. 2013
    ..But they are also justified. We challenge medical decision makers and decision aid developers to determine if and when patients should be "nudged" toward one option or another...
  34. doi request reprint A patient-centered early warning system to prevent readmission after colorectal surgery: a national consensus using the Delphi method
    Linda T Li
    Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:210-6.e6. 2013
    ..We conducted a standardized Delphi process to achieve national consensus on warning indicators and recommended action plans for patients after colorectal surgery...
  35. pmc The impact of diabetes process and outcome quality measures on overall survival in patients with co-morbid colorectal cancer
    Elizabeth Y Chiao
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 4:381-7. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effect of prevalent diabetes mellitus (DM) and quality of diabetes process and outcome measures on overall survival in colorectal cancer (CRC) patients...
  36. doi request reprint Positive emotional health and diabetes care: concepts, measurement, and clinical implications
    Suzanne M Robertson
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Psychosomatics 53:1-12. 2012
    ..Little attention has been devoted to positive emotional health and its potential role in facilitating patients' self-management and improved outcomes...
  37. doi request reprint Electronic health records to coordinate decision making for complex patients: what can we learn from wiki?
    Aanand D Naik
    Health Decision Making and Communication Program, Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:722-31. 2010
    ..In this paper, the authors characterize these processes and propose a wiki-style communication model to improve coordination of decision making among clinicians using an integrated electronic health record (EHR)...
  38. pmc A hospital-site controlled intervention using audit and feedback to implement guidelines concerning inappropriate treatment of catheter-associated asymptomatic bacteriuria
    Barbara W Trautner
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Implement Sci 6:41. 2011
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Practice patterns of surveillance endoscopy in a Veterans Affairs database of 29,504 patients with Barrett's esophagus
    Hashem B El-Serag
    the Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2002 Holcombe Blvd 152, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 76:743-55. 2012
    ..Although surveys report that >95% of gastroenterologists recommend or practice BE surveillance, the extent and patterns of surveillance in clinical practice are unknown...
  40. doi request reprint Depression is associated with prolonged and complicated recovery following colorectal surgery
    Courtney J Balentine
    Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1712-7. 2011
    ..We hypothesize that depression would be associated with prolonged hospital stay and changes in discharge disposition for patients undergoing colon and rectal surgery...
  41. pmc Understanding the quality chasm for hypertension control in diabetes: a structured review of "co-maneuvers" used in clinical trials
    Aanand D Naik
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:469-78. 2007
    ..Observational studies routinely describe a significant gap between rates of blood pressure control in routine diabetes care compared with those achieved in randomized controlled trials (RCTs)...
  42. doi request reprint Evaluating the quality of learning-team processes in medical education: development and validation of a new measure
    Britta M Thompson
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Acad Med 84:S124-7. 2009
    ..Therefore, the purpose of this study was to develop and test an instrument to measure the quality of team interactions...
  43. doi request reprint Improving the recognition and treatment of cancer-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Lindsay N French-Rosas
    Baylor College of Medicine and Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1977 Butler Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 17:270-6. 2011
    ..This article presents an overview of the recognition, diagnosis, management, and follow-up of cancer-related PTSD for the mental health clinician...
  44. pmc Reconceptualizing the experience of surrogate decision making: reports vs genuine decisions
    Ursula K Braun
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:249-53. 2009
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Bathing disability in community-living older persons: common, consequential, and complex
    Aanand D Naik
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Baylor College of Medicine, 2002 Holcombe Road, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1805-10. 2004
    ..To identify the specific bathing subtasks that are affected in community-living-older persons with bathing disability and to determine the self-reported reasons for bathing disability...