Jaya K Rao

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Development of public health priorities for end-of-life initiatives
    Jaya K Rao
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:453-60. 2005
  2. pmc Looking back and looking forward
    Jaya K Rao
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A03. 2008
  3. pmc Applying the findings of public health research to communities: balancing ideal conditions with real-world circumstances
    Jaya K Rao
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A34. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Predicting reports of unmet expectations among rheumatology patients
    Jaya K Rao
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 51:215-21. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Communication interventions make a difference in conversations between physicians and patients: a systematic review of the evidence
    Jaya K Rao
    Healthy Aging Program, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Med Care 45:340-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevention research and rheumatic disease
    Jaya K Rao
    Health Care and Aging Studies Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 16:119-24. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Can guidelines impact the ordering of magnetic resonance imaging studies by primary care providers for low back pain?
    Jaya K Rao
    Center for Health Services Research, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:27-35. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Rheumatology patients' use of complementary therapies: results from a one-year longitudinal study
    Jaya K Rao
    Arthritis Rheum 49:619-25. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint End of life is a public health issue
    Jaya K Rao
    Health Care and Aging Studies Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:215-20. 2002
  10. pmc Novel approach, using end-of-life issues, for identifying items for public health surveillance
    Jaya K Rao
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta Georgia, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A57. 2009

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Development of public health priorities for end-of-life initiatives
    Jaya K Rao
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:453-60. 2005
    ..This study reports a project to help state health departments better understand their potential role in addressing EOL issues and develop initial priorities for EOL activities...
  2. pmc Looking back and looking forward
    Jaya K Rao
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A03. 2008
  3. pmc Applying the findings of public health research to communities: balancing ideal conditions with real-world circumstances
    Jaya K Rao
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A34. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Predicting reports of unmet expectations among rheumatology patients
    Jaya K Rao
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 51:215-21. 2004
    ..Approximately 25% of patients report unmet expectations after their doctor visits. In a longitudinal study of rheumatology patients, we examined whether changes in health status could predict unmet expectations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Communication interventions make a difference in conversations between physicians and patients: a systematic review of the evidence
    Jaya K Rao
    Healthy Aging Program, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Med Care 45:340-9. 2007
    ..We sought to synthesize the findings of studies examining interventions to enhance the communication behaviors of physicians and patients during outpatient encounters...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevention research and rheumatic disease
    Jaya K Rao
    Health Care and Aging Studies Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 16:119-24. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Can guidelines impact the ordering of magnetic resonance imaging studies by primary care providers for low back pain?
    Jaya K Rao
    Center for Health Services Research, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:27-35. 2002
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Rheumatology patients' use of complementary therapies: results from a one-year longitudinal study
    Jaya K Rao
    Arthritis Rheum 49:619-25. 2003
    ..To examine the natural history of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use and its impact on outcomes within a cohort of rheumatology patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint End of life is a public health issue
    Jaya K Rao
    Health Care and Aging Studies Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:215-20. 2002
    ..In this paper, we propose three initial roles for the public health profession and a process for developing a public health agenda for the end of life...
  10. pmc Novel approach, using end-of-life issues, for identifying items for public health surveillance
    Jaya K Rao
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta Georgia, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A57. 2009
    ..As a result of this process, we identified topics for which many EOL items already exist and topics for which items should be developed. We describe the value of this approach and potential next steps for our project...
  11. ncbi request reprint End-of-life content in Comprehensive Cancer Control Plans: a systematic review
    Kristina A Theis
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 24:390-8. 2007
    ..The top EOL strategies were research, provider education, and patient/public education. The results establish a baseline of EOL content in CCC Plans and should help improve assistance in future CCC planning efforts...
  12. doi request reprint Practice parameter: Assessing patients in a neurology practice for risk of falls (an evidence-based review): report of the Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology
    David J Thurman
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Neurology 70:473-9. 2008
    ..To develop a practice parameter for screening methods and assessments of risk for falls pertaining to patients likely to be seen in neurology practices...
  13. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine for arthritis
    Jaya K Rao
    Division of Rheumatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    N C Med J 68:453-6. 2007
  14. ncbi request reprint Completion of a durable power of attorney for health care: what does cognition have to do with it?
    Lisa C McGuire
    Healthy Aging Program, Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Gerontologist 47:457-67. 2007
    ..This study examined the association between cognitive functioning and completion of a durable power of attorney for health care...
  15. ncbi request reprint Development of performance indicators for the primary care management of pediatric epilepsy: expert consensus recommendations based on the available evidence
    Deirdre A Caplin
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Epilepsia 47:2011-9. 2006
    ..To use available evidence and expert consensus to develop performance indicators for the evaluation and management of pediatric epilepsy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of a self-management program for primary care patients with acute low back pain: short-term effects
    Teresa M Damush
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute, Inc and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis 46202 2872, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 49:179-86. 2003
    ..We evaluated the effect of a self-management program (SMP) on primary care patients with acute low back pain (ALBP) from low income, inner city neighborhood health centers and an emergency department of a public teaching hospital...
  17. ncbi request reprint Integrating clinical nurse specialists into the treatment of primary care patients with depression
    Ralph W Swindle
    Roudebush VAMC, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 33:17-37. 2003
    ..To examine the effectiveness of integrating generalist and specialist care for veterans with depression...
  18. ncbi request reprint The long-term effects of a self-management program for inner-city primary care patients with acute low back pain
    Teresa M Damush
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute Inc, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1050 Wishard Boulevard, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2872, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2632-8. 2003
    ..We evaluated the effect of a self-management program for low-income primary care patients with acute low back pain (ALBP) from inner-city neighborhood health centers...
  19. ncbi request reprint Acute low back pain self-management intervention for urban primary care patients: rationale, design, and predictors of participation
    Teresa M Damush
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 47:372-9. 2002
    ..Issues related to recruitment and protocol delivery, and attendance patterns and predictors of program attendance are described...
  20. ncbi request reprint Performance of a generic health-related quality of life measure in a clinic population with rheumatic disease
    Shannon S Currey
    Thurston Arthritis Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 49:658-64. 2003
    ..To assess the performance of a generic health-related quality of life (HRQOL) measure in a rheumatology clinic population...
  21. ncbi request reprint Santi
    Jaya K Rao
    Ann Intern Med 137:852-4. 2002