Joshua M Thorpe

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of sex, age, and visits on receipt of preventive healthcare services: a secondary analysis of national data
    Anthony J Viera
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:15. 2006
  2. ncbi Psychological distress as a barrier to preventive care in community-dwelling elderly in the United States
    Joshua M Thorpe
    Department of Pharmaceutical Policy and Evaluative Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Pharmacy, USA
    Med Care 44:187-91. 2006
  3. ncbi Caregiver psychological distress as a barrier to influenza vaccination among community-dwelling elderly with dementia
    Joshua M Thorpe
    Duke University School of Nursing, Trent Drive, DUMC 3322, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Med Care 44:713-21. 2006
  4. ncbi Difficulties experienced by the ostomate after hospital discharge
    Leanne Richbourg
    Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 34:70-9. 2007
  5. pmc Do nurse-led skill training interventions affect informal caregivers' out-of-pocket expenditures?
    Courtney Harold Van Houtven
    Center of Excellence in Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VA, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Gerontologist 53:60-70. 2013
  6. doi Community-based service use by elders with dementia and their caregivers: a latent class analysis
    Anna S Beeber
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nurs Res 57:312-21. 2008
  7. ncbi Trends in emergency department antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory tract infections
    Joshua M Thorpe
    Division of Pharmaceutical Policy and Evaluative Sciences, School of Pharmacy, CB 7360, University of North Carolina, Beard Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7360, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 38:928-35. 2004

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Effects of sex, age, and visits on receipt of preventive healthcare services: a secondary analysis of national data
    Anthony J Viera
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:15. 2006
    ..Sex and age may exert a combined influence on receipt of preventive services with differences due to number of ambulatory care visits...
  2. ncbi Psychological distress as a barrier to preventive care in community-dwelling elderly in the United States
    Joshua M Thorpe
    Department of Pharmaceutical Policy and Evaluative Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Pharmacy, USA
    Med Care 44:187-91. 2006
    ..This analysis aimed to measure the association between psychologic distress and adherence to United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)-recommended preventive-care services among older adults in the United States...
  3. ncbi Caregiver psychological distress as a barrier to influenza vaccination among community-dwelling elderly with dementia
    Joshua M Thorpe
    Duke University School of Nursing, Trent Drive, DUMC 3322, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Med Care 44:713-21. 2006
    ..A secondary aim was to determine whether psychologic distress mediates the relationship between other predisposing, enabling, and medical need variables and vaccination...
  4. ncbi Difficulties experienced by the ostomate after hospital discharge
    Leanne Richbourg
    Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 34:70-9. 2007
    ..This descriptive study used a mailed survey to identify difficulties related to the stoma that ostomates experience after discharge from the hospital, who they sought help from, and if the advice was perceived as helpful...
  5. pmc Do nurse-led skill training interventions affect informal caregivers' out-of-pocket expenditures?
    Courtney Harold Van Houtven
    Center of Excellence in Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VA, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Gerontologist 53:60-70. 2013
    ..The aim of this paper is to understand whether participating in ASSIST significantly changed the out-of-pocket (OOP) costs for family caregivers of Alzheimer's disease (AD) or Parkinson's disease (PD) patients...
  6. doi Community-based service use by elders with dementia and their caregivers: a latent class analysis
    Anna S Beeber
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nurs Res 57:312-21. 2008
    ..However, the research on factors that may explain CBSS use has been focused on individual characteristics, and how the care recipient and caregiver as a pair influence CBSS use has not been accounted for...
  7. ncbi Trends in emergency department antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory tract infections
    Joshua M Thorpe
    Division of Pharmaceutical Policy and Evaluative Sciences, School of Pharmacy, CB 7360, University of North Carolina, Beard Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7360, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 38:928-35. 2004
    ..With an estimated 26 million antibiotics being prescribed annually in the emergency department (ED), the ED represents an important setting for targeting interventions...