KEVIN P contact WEINFURT

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between CD4 count, viral burden, and quality of life over time in HIV-1-infected patients
    K P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Med Care 38:404-10. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Perceived racial/ethnic bias in healthcare in Durham County, North Carolina: a comparison of community and national samples
    Joelle Y Friedman
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    N C Med J 66:267-75. 2005
  3. pmc Policies of academic medical centers for disclosing financial conflicts of interest to potential research participants
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, P O Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Acad Med 81:113-8. 2006
  4. pmc Racial differences in health concern
    Corrine I Voils
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 508 Fulton St, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:36-42. 2006
  5. pmc Views of potential research participants on financial conflicts of interest: barriers and opportunities for effective disclosure
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:901-6. 2006
  6. pmc Disclosing conflicts of interest in clinical research: views of institutional review boards, conflict of interest committees, and investigators
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Duke University School of Medicine, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 34:581-91, 481. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Value of high-cost cancer care: a behavioral science perspective
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Econimics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:223-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of skeletal morbidities on longitudinal patient-reported outcomes and survival in patients with metastatic prostate cancer
    Venita Depuy
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, P O Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Support Care Cancer 15:869-76. 2007
  9. pmc Developing model language for disclosing financial interests to potential clinical research participants
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    IRB 29:1-5. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Use and perceptions of clinical practice guidelines by internal medicine physicians
    Alisa M Shea
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, NC 27715, USA
    Am J Med Qual 22:170-6. 2007

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between CD4 count, viral burden, and quality of life over time in HIV-1-infected patients
    K P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Med Care 38:404-10. 2000
    ..This study investigated how changes in CD4/mm3 and viral burden (RNA copies/mL) are related to changes in HRQOL as indexed by the Medical Outcomes Study HIV Health Survey (MOS-HIV-30)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Perceived racial/ethnic bias in healthcare in Durham County, North Carolina: a comparison of community and national samples
    Joelle Y Friedman
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    N C Med J 66:267-75. 2005
    ..We sought to compare findings of a national survey of perceptions of racial/ethnic discrimination in healthcare to those of a community survey, with emphasis on the perceptions of Latinos...
  3. pmc Policies of academic medical centers for disclosing financial conflicts of interest to potential research participants
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, P O Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Acad Med 81:113-8. 2006
    ....
  4. pmc Racial differences in health concern
    Corrine I Voils
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 508 Fulton St, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:36-42. 2006
    ..Interventions to inform blacks and Latinos about their health risks must strike a balance between creating enough health concern to encourage health behavior but not so much that it interferes with health-promoting behaviors...
  5. pmc Views of potential research participants on financial conflicts of interest: barriers and opportunities for effective disclosure
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:901-6. 2006
    ..There is little guidance regarding how to disclose researchers' financial interests to potential research participants...
  6. pmc Disclosing conflicts of interest in clinical research: views of institutional review boards, conflict of interest committees, and investigators
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Duke University School of Medicine, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 34:581-91, 481. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Value of high-cost cancer care: a behavioral science perspective
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Econimics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:223-7. 2007
    ..An appreciation of these psychological issues might improve the quality of debates concerning the rising costs of cancer care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of skeletal morbidities on longitudinal patient-reported outcomes and survival in patients with metastatic prostate cancer
    Venita Depuy
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, P O Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Support Care Cancer 15:869-76. 2007
    ..We sought to quantify the longitudinal effects on patient-reported outcomes of skeletal-related events (SREs) and to ascertain the declines in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and pain experienced by patients who experienced SREs...
  9. pmc Developing model language for disclosing financial interests to potential clinical research participants
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    IRB 29:1-5. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Use and perceptions of clinical practice guidelines by internal medicine physicians
    Alisa M Shea
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, NC 27715, USA
    Am J Med Qual 22:170-6. 2007
    ..5%), opinions were split as to whether this practice distracts from patient care or compromises physician autonomy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Perspectives of clinical research coordinators on disclosing financial conflicts of interest to potential research participants
    Joelle Y Friedman
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute
    Clin Trials 4:272-8. 2007
    ....
  12. pmc Comparison of conflict of interest policies and reported practices in academic medical centers in the United States
    Michaela A Dinan
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Account Res 13:325-42. 2006
    ..Considerable differences in understanding of conflict of interest policies were observed between IRB and COIC officials...
  13. pmc Expectations of benefit in early-phase clinical trials: implications for assessing the adequacy of informed consent
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:575-81. 2008
    ..There is concern that participants misunderstand the trials to which they have consented, which is based on assumptions about what patients mean when responding to questions about likelihood of benefit...
  14. pmc Effects of disclosing financial interests on attitudes toward clinical research
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:860-6. 2008
    ..The effects of disclosing financial interests to potential research participants are not well understood...
  15. pmc Using health communication best practices to develop a web-based provider-patient communication aid: the CONNECT study
    Linda Fleisher
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19012, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 71:378-87. 2008
    ..This paper highlights the development of a theory-guided, web-based communication aid (CONNECT), designed to facilitate treatment decision-making among patients with advanced cancer...
  16. pmc Consistency of financial interest disclosures in the biomedical literature: the case of coronary stents
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke Translational Medicine Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2128. 2008
    ..We examined whether authors' financial interests were disclosed consistently in articles on coronary stents published in 2006...
  17. pmc Effects of disclosing financial interests on participation in medical research: a randomized vignette trial
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Am Heart J 156:689-97. 2008
    ..Little is known about the effects of investigators' financial disclosures on potential research participants...
  18. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of patients and physicians regarding phase I cancer clinical trials: implications for physician-patient communication
    Neal J Meropol
    Division of Medical Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:2589-96. 2003
    ..To describe and compare the perceptions of cancer patients and their physicians regarding phase I clinical trials...
  19. ncbi request reprint Practitioner acceptance of the dofetilide risk-management program
    Nancy M Allen LaPointe
    Duke Center for Education and Research on Therapeutics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 22:1041-6. 2002
    ..To assess the opinions and knowledge retention of practitioners after participation in the dofetilide risk-management program...
  20. ncbi request reprint Outcomes research related to patient decision making in oncology
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Clin Ther 25:671-83. 2003
    ..Future research is needed to understand which aspects of the interventions work and for what types of patients. Research is also needed to better understand the decision making process of patients who do not use decision aids...
  21. ncbi request reprint Measuring agreement between patient and proxy responses to multidimensional health-related quality-of-life measures in clinical trials. An application of psychometric profile analysis
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 17969 27715, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:608-18. 2002
    ..Options for incorporating proxy responses into clinical trial analyses are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint The correlation between patient characteristics and expectations of benefit from Phase I clinical trials
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Cancer 98:166-75. 2003
    ..The authors examined a range of patient characteristics to determine which factors were associated with greater expectations of benefit from Phase I trials...
  23. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life among patients with breast cancer receiving zoledronic acid or pamidronate disodium for metastatic bone lesions
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Med Care 42:164-75. 2004
    ..Research on individual differences in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) can identify intervention targets and important covariates in analyses of treatment outcomes...
  24. pmc Parents' reported preference scores for childhood atopic dermatitis disease states
    Joelle Y Friedman
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, PO Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    BMC Pediatr 4:21. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint An exploration of relative health stock in advanced cancer patients
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Med Decis Making 24:614-24. 2004
    ..Specifically, they estimated the effect of relative health stock on advanced cancer patients' decisions to participate in phase I clinical trials...
  26. ncbi request reprint Understanding of an aggregate probability statement by patients who are offered participation in Phase I clinical trials
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Cancer 103:140-7. 2005
    ..The authors sought to characterize a special form of numeracy among patients with advanced cancer who were offered participation in Phase I oncology clinical trials...
  27. ncbi request reprint Who trusts healthcare institutions? Results from a community-based sample
    Corrine I Voils
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, NC 27705, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:97-103. 2005
    ..The goal of this research was to examine racial differences in trust in various healthcare institutions...
  28. ncbi request reprint For the patient. Who trusts healthcare institutions? Results from a community-based sample
    Corrine I Voils
    Ethn Dis 15:150. 2005
  29. pmc Perceived discrimination and reported delay of pharmacy prescriptions and medical tests
    Courtney Harold Van Houtven
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:578-83. 2005
    ..Access to health care varies according to a person's race and ethnicity. Delaying treatment is one measure of access with important health consequences...
  30. ncbi request reprint A national survey of provisions in clinical-trial agreements between medical schools and industry sponsors
    Kevin A Schulman
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:1335-41. 2002
    ..It is unclear whether research conducted at academic institutions adheres to these new standards...
  31. pmc Welfare reform and Latinas' use of perinatal health care
    Damon M Seils
    Am J Public Health 92:699-700; author reply 700. 2002
  32. doi request reprint Challenges in enrollment of minority, pediatric, and geriatric patients in emergency and acute care clinical research
    Seth W Glickman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 51:775-780.e3. 2008
    ..The objective of this study is to assess how emergency clinical care and research processes, informed consent, and patient demographic factors (age, sex, and ethnicity/race) affect enrollment and consent in clinical research in the ED...
  33. ncbi request reprint Treatment patterns and costs associated with sessile colorectal polyps
    Jane E Onken
    Department of Medicine, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:2896-901. 2002
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Validity of a simple ST-elevation acute myocardial infarction risk index: are randomized trial prognostic estimates generalizable to elderly patients?
    Saif S Rathore
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    Circulation 107:811-6. 2003
    ..A simple risk-stratification index for patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction derived from an RCT population was recently proposed, but it has not been validated in a community-based cohort...
  35. ncbi request reprint Resource use, costs, and quality of life among patients in the multinational Valsartan in Acute Myocardial Infarction Trial (VALIANT)
    Shelby D Reed
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Am Heart J 150:323-9. 2005
    ..We conducted a prospective economic evaluation to compare within-trial resource use, costs, and quality of life in patients receiving valsartan, captopril, or both after MI...
  36. ncbi request reprint Can prospect theory explain risk-seeking behavior by terminally ill patients?
    Emma B Rasiel
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Med Decis Making 25:609-13. 2005
    ....
  37. pmc Performance of the Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) ST-elevation myocardial infarction risk score in a national cohort of elderly patients
    Saif S Rathore
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
    Am Heart J 150:402-10. 2005
    ..The TIMI ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) score was developed and validated in a randomized controlled trial population. We sought to assess its accuracy in a community-based cohort of elderly patients hospitalized with STEMI...

Research Grants7

  1. Understanding Patient Expectations of Treatment Outcomes
    Kevin Weinfurt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results will also be applicable to a broad array of patients who are considering treatment options for life threatening diseases. ..
  2. Dynamic Outcome Assessment in Multi Center Trials(RMI)
    Kevin Weinfurt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We also propose two concepts for Network-wide study relating to the assessment of pain and the defining a standard process for determining minimally important differences in PROs. ..
  3. Understanding Patient Expectations of Treatment Outcomes
    Kevin Weinfurt; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  4. Understanding Patient Expectations of Treatment Outcomes
    KEVIN P contact WEINFURT; Fiscal Year: 2010
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