Robert T Rolfs

Summary

Affiliation: Division of Epidemiology and Laboratory Services
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A case for using grid architecture for state public health informatics: the Utah perspective
    Catherine J Staes
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 9:32. 2009
  2. pmc Modeling the variations in pediatric respiratory syncytial virus seasonal epidemics
    Molly Leecaster
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:105. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Utah clinical guidelines on prescribing opioids for treatment of pain
    Robert T Rolfs
    Utah Department of Health, Salt Lake City, Utah 84114 2104, USA
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 24:219-35. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Outbreak of Shiga-toxigenic Escherichia coli O157:H7 infections associated with rodeo attendance, Utah and Idaho, 2009
    William A Lanier
    Bureau of Epidemiology, Utah Department of Health, Salt Lake City, UT 84114, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 8:1131-3. 2011
  5. pmc Unintentional prescription opioid-related overdose deaths: description of decedents by next of kin or best contact, Utah, 2008-2009
    Erin M Johnson
    Utah Department of Health, Prescription Pain Medication Program, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:522-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Opioid prescribing knowledge and practices: provider survey following promulgation of guidelines-Utah, 2011
    Christina A Porucznik
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Opioid Manag 9:217-24. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Risk factors for prescription opioid-related death, Utah, 2008-2009
    William A Lanier
    Utah Department of Health, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Pain Med 13:1580-9. 2012
  8. doi request reprint State-level strategies for reducing prescription drug overdose deaths: Utah's prescription safety program
    Erin M Johnson
    Prescription Pain Medication Program, Utah Department of Health, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Pain Med 12:S66-72. 2011

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Publications8

  1. pmc A case for using grid architecture for state public health informatics: the Utah perspective
    Catherine J Staes
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 9:32. 2009
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  2. pmc Modeling the variations in pediatric respiratory syncytial virus seasonal epidemics
    Molly Leecaster
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:105. 2011
    ..Prediction of epidemic characteristics would support management of resources and treatment...
  3. doi request reprint Utah clinical guidelines on prescribing opioids for treatment of pain
    Robert T Rolfs
    Utah Department of Health, Salt Lake City, Utah 84114 2104, USA
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 24:219-35. 2010
    ..The final guidelines include 20 tools for providers to use in their practice. The complete version of the guidelines and the accompanying tools are available at: www.useonlyasdirected.org or www.health.utah.gov/prescription...
  4. doi request reprint Outbreak of Shiga-toxigenic Escherichia coli O157:H7 infections associated with rodeo attendance, Utah and Idaho, 2009
    William A Lanier
    Bureau of Epidemiology, Utah Department of Health, Salt Lake City, UT 84114, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 8:1131-3. 2011
    ..In summer 2009, the Utah Department of Health investigated an outbreak of Shiga-toxigenic Escherichia coli (STEC) O157:H7 (O157) illness associated with attendance at multiple rodeos...
  5. pmc Unintentional prescription opioid-related overdose deaths: description of decedents by next of kin or best contact, Utah, 2008-2009
    Erin M Johnson
    Utah Department of Health, Prescription Pain Medication Program, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:522-9. 2013
    ..Little is known about the characteristics that may predispose an individual to being at risk for fatal overdose from prescription opioids...
  6. doi request reprint Opioid prescribing knowledge and practices: provider survey following promulgation of guidelines-Utah, 2011
    Christina A Porucznik
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Opioid Manag 9:217-24. 2013
    ..The objective was to evaluate the impact of the Guidelines on provider behaviors such as documentation and use of screening tools...
  7. doi request reprint Risk factors for prescription opioid-related death, Utah, 2008-2009
    William A Lanier
    Utah Department of Health, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Pain Med 13:1580-9. 2012
    ..Utah prescription opioid death rates increased nearly fivefold during 2000-2009. Inadequate understanding of risk factors hinders prevention. The goal of this study was to determine risk factors for prescription opioid death in Utah...
  8. doi request reprint State-level strategies for reducing prescription drug overdose deaths: Utah's prescription safety program
    Erin M Johnson
    Prescription Pain Medication Program, Utah Department of Health, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Pain Med 12:S66-72. 2011
    ..Program goals included educating the public, providers, and patients on prescription safety and creating guidelines for providers on prescribing opioids...