Theresa W Kim

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Screening for unhealthy alcohol and other drug use by health educators: do primary care clinicians document screening results?
    Theresa W Kim
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Addict Med 7:204-9. 2013
  2. pmc Effect of quality chronic disease management for alcohol and drug dependence on addiction outcomes
    Theresa W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, MA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 43:389-96. 2012
  3. pmc Episodic homelessness and health care utilization in a prospective cohort of HIV-infected persons with alcohol problems
    Theresa W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:19. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Low bone density in patients receiving methadone maintenance treatment
    Theresa W Kim
    Boston University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 85:258-62. 2006
  5. pmc Factors associated with discontinuation of antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected patients with alcohol problems
    T W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University, School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    AIDS Care 19:1039-47. 2007
  6. pmc Initiation and engagement in chronic disease management care for substance dependence
    Theresa W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 115:80-6. 2011
  7. pmc Primary care quality and addiction severity: a prospective cohort study
    Theresa W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section General Internal Medicine, 91 E Concord Street, Suite 200, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:755-72. 2007
  8. pmc Oral health of substance-dependent individuals: impact of specific substances
    Meredith M D'Amore
    Health care Disparities Research Program, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, MA 02118, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 41:179-85. 2011
  9. pmc Is unhealthy substance use associated with failure to receive cancer screening and flu vaccination? A retrospective cross-sectional study
    Karen E Lasser
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMJ Open 1:e000046. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Screening for unhealthy alcohol and other drug use by health educators: do primary care clinicians document screening results?
    Theresa W Kim
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Addict Med 7:204-9. 2013
    ..Among patients identified with unhealthy SU and counseled by health educators, the objective of this study was to examine (1) the proportion of PCC notes with documentation of SBI and (2) the spectrum of SU not documented by PCCs...
  2. pmc Effect of quality chronic disease management for alcohol and drug dependence on addiction outcomes
    Theresa W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, MA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 43:389-96. 2012
    ..Quality measures based upon alignment with the chronic care model may better capture features of effective CDM care than a visit frequency measure...
  3. pmc Episodic homelessness and health care utilization in a prospective cohort of HIV-infected persons with alcohol problems
    Theresa W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:19. 2006
    ..We examine whether episodes of homelessness are independently associated with suboptimal medical utilization even when accounting for concurrent addiction severity and depression...
  4. ncbi request reprint Low bone density in patients receiving methadone maintenance treatment
    Theresa W Kim
    Boston University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 85:258-62. 2006
    ..To examine the frequency and severity of low bone mineral density (BMD) among patients enrolled in a methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) program and to ascertain risk factors for low BMD in this population...
  5. pmc Factors associated with discontinuation of antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected patients with alcohol problems
    T W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University, School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    AIDS Care 19:1039-47. 2007
    ..Recognition and treatment of depressive symptoms in this population may result in better maintenance of ART and its associated clinical benefits...
  6. pmc Initiation and engagement in chronic disease management care for substance dependence
    Theresa W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 115:80-6. 2011
    ..Chronic disease/care management (CDM), longitudinal, patient-centered care delivered by multidisciplinary health professionals, may be well suited to treat substance dependence (SD)...
  7. pmc Primary care quality and addiction severity: a prospective cohort study
    Theresa W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section General Internal Medicine, 91 E Concord Street, Suite 200, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:755-72. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to prospectively examine if higher PCQ is associated with lower addiction severity among patients with substance use disorders...
  8. pmc Oral health of substance-dependent individuals: impact of specific substances
    Meredith M D'Amore
    Health care Disparities Research Program, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, MA 02118, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 41:179-85. 2011
    ..General health and specialty addiction care providers should be aware of oral health problems among these patients. In addition, engagement into addiction and medical care may be facilitated by addressing oral health concerns...
  9. pmc Is unhealthy substance use associated with failure to receive cancer screening and flu vaccination? A retrospective cross-sectional study
    Karen E Lasser
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMJ Open 1:e000046. 2011
    ..81; 95% CI 0.67 to 0.97). Conclusions Unhealthy substance use is a risk factor for not receiving all appropriate preventive health services...