Kathleen M Fox

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of inadequate glycemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes in the United Kingdom general practice research database: A series of retrospective analyses of data from 1998 through 2002
    Kathleen M Fox
    Strategic Healthcare Solutions, LLC, Monkton, Maryland 21111, USA
    Clin Ther 28:388-95. 2006
  2. pmc Estimation of Cachexia among Cancer Patients Based on Four Definitions
    Kathleen M Fox
    Strategic Healthcare Solutions, LLC, P O Box 543, Monkton, MD 21111, USA
    J Oncol 2009:693458. 2009
  3. pmc Self-reported diagnosis of heart disease: results from the SHIELD study
    S J Lewis
    Northwest Cardiovascular Institute, Portland, OR, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 63:726-34. 2009
  4. pmc Self-reported prevalence and awareness of metabolic syndrome: findings from SHIELD
    S J Lewis
    Northwest Cardiovascular Institute, Portland, OR, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 62:1168-76. 2008
  5. pmc Health-related behaviours of people with diabetes and those with cardiometabolic risk factors: results from SHIELD
    A J Green
    Midwestern Endocrinology, Overland Park, KS, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 61:1791-7. 2007
  6. pmc Association of overweight and obesity with health status, weight management, and exercise behaviors among individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus or with cardiometabolic risk factors
    James R Gavin
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Risk Manag Healthc Policy 2:1-7. 2009
  7. pmc Underutilisation of cardiovascular medications among at-risk individuals
    S J Lewis
    Northwest Cardiovascular Institute, Portland, OR, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 64:604-10. 2010
  8. pmc Trends in Method of Diagnosis of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Results from SHIELD
    Helena W Rodbard
    Endocrine and Metabolic Consultants, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Endocrinol 2009:796206. 2009
  9. pmc Quality of life and depression of people living with type 2 diabetes mellitus and those at low and high risk for type 2 diabetes: findings from the Study to Help Improve Early evaluation and management of risk factors Leading to Diabetes (SHIELD)
    S Grandy
    AstraZeneca LP, Wilmington, DE, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 62:562-8. 2008
  10. pmc Perceived body image in men and women with type 2 diabetes mellitus: correlation of body mass index with the figure rating scale
    Harold E Bays
    Louisville Metabolic and Atherosclerosis Research Center, Louisville, KY, USA
    Nutr J 8:57. 2009

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Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of inadequate glycemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes in the United Kingdom general practice research database: A series of retrospective analyses of data from 1998 through 2002
    Kathleen M Fox
    Strategic Healthcare Solutions, LLC, Monkton, Maryland 21111, USA
    Clin Ther 28:388-95. 2006
    ..Since the mid-1990s, the development of new oral antidiabetic agents (OAs) and treatment guidelines have created an opportunity to improve glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  2. pmc Estimation of Cachexia among Cancer Patients Based on Four Definitions
    Kathleen M Fox
    Strategic Healthcare Solutions, LLC, P O Box 543, Monkton, MD 21111, USA
    J Oncol 2009:693458. 2009
    ..7% with >/=5% weight loss. Conclusions. The proportion of patients with cachexia varied considerably depending upon the definition employed, indicating that a standard operational definition is needed...
  3. pmc Self-reported diagnosis of heart disease: results from the SHIELD study
    S J Lewis
    Northwest Cardiovascular Institute, Portland, OR, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 63:726-34. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the self-reported method of diagnosis of heart disease (HD) to elucidate whether diagnosis is occurring at early, presymptomatic stages as recommended by the prevention guidelines...
  4. pmc Self-reported prevalence and awareness of metabolic syndrome: findings from SHIELD
    S J Lewis
    Northwest Cardiovascular Institute, Portland, OR, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 62:1168-76. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Health-related behaviours of people with diabetes and those with cardiometabolic risk factors: results from SHIELD
    A J Green
    Midwestern Endocrinology, Overland Park, KS, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 61:1791-7. 2007
    ..The study assessed knowledge, attitudes and behaviours towards health, diabetes, diet and exercise among respondents with type 2 diabetes mellitus and those with cardiometabolic risk factors...
  6. pmc Association of overweight and obesity with health status, weight management, and exercise behaviors among individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus or with cardiometabolic risk factors
    James R Gavin
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Risk Manag Healthc Policy 2:1-7. 2009
    ..This investigation evaluated the role of obesity in health status and behaviors for weight management and exercise among individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) or cardiometabolic risk factors...
  7. pmc Underutilisation of cardiovascular medications among at-risk individuals
    S J Lewis
    Northwest Cardiovascular Institute, Portland, OR, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 64:604-10. 2010
    ..This study examined the utilisation of cardiovascular therapies among individuals at CVD risk to assess adherence to guidelines...
  8. pmc Trends in Method of Diagnosis of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Results from SHIELD
    Helena W Rodbard
    Endocrine and Metabolic Consultants, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Endocrinol 2009:796206. 2009
    ..10). T2DM was diagnosed primarily by family physicians (88.3%). Conclusion. These findings highlight the importance of regular screening for diabetes and the vital role of primary care physicians in recognizing individuals with T2DM...
  9. pmc Quality of life and depression of people living with type 2 diabetes mellitus and those at low and high risk for type 2 diabetes: findings from the Study to Help Improve Early evaluation and management of risk factors Leading to Diabetes (SHIELD)
    S Grandy
    AstraZeneca LP, Wilmington, DE, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 62:562-8. 2008
    ..This study compared health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and depression among individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D) and those at low or high risk for T2D...
  10. pmc Perceived body image in men and women with type 2 diabetes mellitus: correlation of body mass index with the figure rating scale
    Harold E Bays
    Louisville Metabolic and Atherosclerosis Research Center, Louisville, KY, USA
    Nutr J 8:57. 2009
    ..This study examined the self-perception of body image to various levels of BMI among those with T2DM...
  11. pmc Prevalence of self-reported diagnosis of diabetes mellitus and associated risk factors in a national survey in the US population: SHIELD (Study to Help Improve Early evaluation and management of risk factors Leading to Diabetes)
    Harold E Bays
    Louisville Metabolic and Atherosclerosis Research Center, Louisville, KY, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:277. 2007
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  12. pmc Atherosclerosis profile and incidence of cardiovascular events: a population-based survey
    Jennifer G Robinson
    Department of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 9:46. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the characteristics of individuals with a diagnosis of atherosclerosis and estimated the incidence of CVD events to assist in the early identification of high-risk individuals...
  13. ncbi request reprint Out-of-pocket expenses and healthcare resource utilization among individuals with or at risk of diabetes mellitus
    Kathleen M Fox
    Strategic Healthcare Solutions, LLC, Monkton, MD 21111, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 24:3323-9. 2008
    ..Self-reported healthcare resource utilization (HRU), medication out-of-pocket (OOP) expenditures and impact of OOP expenses on HRU were assessed for respondents with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) or elevated cardiometabolic risk...
  14. ncbi request reprint Metastatic non-small cell lung cancer: costs associated with disease progression
    Kathleen M Fox
    Strategic Healthcare Solutions, LLC, PO Box 543, Monkton, MD 21111, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:565-71. 2008
    ..To compare direct costs of care among patients having advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with versus without disease progression following first-line chemotherapy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of rosuvastatin in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol lowering and National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel guideline III LDL-C goal attainment compared to other statins among diabetes mellitus patients: a retrospective
    Kathleen M Fox
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 23:2125-33. 2007
    ..To compare effectiveness of rosuvastatin (RSV) with other statins on lowering low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) and LDL-C goal attainment among patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  16. ncbi request reprint Titration patterns with rosuvastatin as compared with other statins in clinical practice: a retrospective observational cohort study using an electronic medical record database
    Kathleen M Fox
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Ther 29:2385-94. 2007
    ..Lipid management in clinical practice has been suboptimal with a significant proportion of patients not achieving recommended cholesterol levels. A reason for low goal attainment may be the limited use of upward dose titration...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comparison of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol reduction after switching patients on other statins to rosuvastatin or simvastatin in a real-world clinical practice setting
    Kathleen M Fox
    Am J Manag Care 13:S270-5. 2007
    ..The study compared low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) reduction obtained after switching patients on a statin therapy to rosuvastatin or simvastatin in real-world clinical practice...
  18. pmc Effectiveness of statins in Medicare-eligible patients and patients < 65 years using clinical practice data
    K M Fox
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 61:1634-42. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Affecting behavior change in individuals with diabetes: findings from the Study to Help Improve Early Evaluation and Management of Risk Factors Leading to Diabetes (SHIELD)
    Debbra D Bazata
    Saint Luke s Primary Care South, Overland Park, KS, USA
    Diabetes Educ 34:1025-36. 2008
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  20. doi request reprint Impact of obesity on work productivity and role disability in individuals with and at risk for diabetes mellitus
    Helena W Rodbard
    Endocrine and Metabolic Consultants, LLC, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Health Promot 23:353-60. 2009
    ..Evaluate work absence, work productivity, and disruption of work, social, and family life among individuals of varying body mass index (BMI) with or at risk for diabetes mellitus...
  21. doi request reprint Impact of type 2 diabetes mellitus on prescription medication burden and out-of-pocket healthcare expenses
    Helena W Rodbard
    Endocrine and Metabolic Associates, Rockville, MD, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 87:360-5. 2010
    ..The number of prescription medications and out-of-pocket expenses of individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) were evaluated to assess the economic burden of diabetes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Association of patient-reported psoriasis severity with income and employment
    Elizabeth J Horn
    National Psoriasis Foundation, Portland, Oregon 97223 7195, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:963-71. 2007
    ..We sought to examine whether psoriasis severity was associated with patient income and employment...
  23. pmc Transfusion burden in non-dialysis chronic kidney disease patients with persistent anemia treated in routine clinical practice: a retrospective observational study
    Kathleen M Fox
    Strategic Healthcare Solutions, LLC, Monkton, MD 21111, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:5. 2012
    ..This study describes the proportion of patients transfused, units of blood transfused and trigger-hemoglobin (Hb) levels for transfusions in severe anemic, ND-CKD patients in routine practice...
  24. doi request reprint Effectiveness of rosuvastatin in reducing LDL-C and target LDL-C goal attainment in real-world clinical practice
    Sanjay K Gandhi
    AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP, Wilmington, DE, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 25:2817-28. 2009
    ..This article reviewed the collective evidence from routine clinical practice to summarize the existing literature on the effectiveness of rosuvastatin in treating hypercholesterolemia...
  25. doi request reprint Self-reported hypoglycemia and impact on quality of life and depression among adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Andrew J Green
    Midwestern Endocrinology, Overland Park, KS, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 96:313-8. 2012
    ..This study evaluated the rate of self-reported hypoglycemia and examined the association of hypoglycemia with quality of life and depression among adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  26. pmc Race/Ethnicity and gender differences in health intentions and behaviors regarding exercise and diet for adults with type 2 diabetes: a cross-sectional analysis
    James R Gavin
    Strategic Healthcare Solutions, LLC, Monkton, MD 21111, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:533. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the differences across racial-ethnic groups in self-reported medical advice received and health intentions and behaviors among adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  27. doi request reprint Knowledge of heart disease risk among SHIELD respondents with dyslipidemia
    Sandra J Lewis
    Northwest Cardiovascular Institute, Portland, Ore, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:207-12. 2009
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  28. pmc Change in health status (EQ-5D) over 5 years among individuals with and without type 2 diabetes mellitus in the SHIELD longitudinal study
    Susan Grandy
    AstraZeneca LP, Wilmington, DE, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:99. 2012
    ..This study assessed the change in health status and health-related quality of life over 5 years among individuals with and without diabetes...
  29. pmc EQ-5D visual analog scale and utility index values in individuals with diabetes and at risk for diabetes: Findings from the Study to Help Improve Early evaluation and management of risk factors Leading to Diabetes (SHIELD)
    Susan Grandy
    Strategic Healthcare Solutions, LLC, Monkton, MD, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:18. 2008
    ..The EQ-5D was used to compare burden experienced by respondents with diabetes and those at risk for diabetes...
  30. pmc Timing of erythropoiesis-stimulating agent initiation and adverse outcomes in nondialysis CKD: a propensity-matched observational study
    Stephen Seliger
    Division of Nephrology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:882-8. 2010
    ..Risk of mortality, hospitalizations, and blood transfusion were compared among nondialysis CKD patients with "early" versus "delayed" ESA initiation...
  31. pmc Quality of Life, Depression, and Healthcare Resource Utilization among Adults with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Concomitant Hypertension and Obesity: A Prospective Survey
    Andrew J Green
    Midwestern Endocrinology, Overland Park, KS 66211, USA
    Cardiol Res Pract 2012:404107. 2012
    ..03). Conclusions. SHIELD respondents with comorbid conditions of T2DM, HTN, and obesity reported greater healthcare resource utilization, more depression symptoms, and lower quality of life than the T2DM-alone group...
  32. pmc Association of Self-Reported Weight Change and Quality of Life, and Exercise and Weight Management Behaviors Among Adults with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: The SHIELD Study
    Susan Grandy
    AstraZeneca LP, Wilmington, DE 19850 5437, USA
    Cardiol Res Pract 2012:892564. 2012
    ..0001). Conclusions. Self-reported weight loss was associated with improved well-being, better exercise, and weight management behaviors among individuals with T2DM...
  33. ncbi request reprint Are patients with psoriasis undertreated? Results of National Psoriasis Foundation survey
    Elizabeth J Horn
    National Psoriasis Foundation, Portland, Oregon 97223 7195, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:957-62. 2007
    ..We sought to assess whether patients with psoriasis with moderate or severe disease are being treated with systemic therapy...
  34. pmc Cost-effectiveness of rosuvastatin in comparison with generic atorvastatin and simvastatin in a Swedish population at high risk of cardiovascular events
    Sanjay K Gandhi
    AstraZeneca LP, Wilmington, DE, USA
    Clinicoecon Outcomes Res 4:1-11. 2012
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  35. doi request reprint Dosing patterns of three tumor necrosis factor blockers among patients with rheumatoid arthritis in a large United States managed care population
    Maxine D Fisher
    HealthCore, Inc, Wilmington, DE 19801, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 29:561-8. 2013
    ..To describe dosing patterns of etanercept, adalimumab, and infliximab in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients in US managed care...
  36. ncbi request reprint Predictors of bone loss after hip fracture
    Lois E Wehren
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 West Redwood Street, MD 21201, Baltimore, USA
    Osteoporos Int 15:125-31. 2004
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  37. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of rosuvastatin, atorvastatin, and simvastatin among high-risk patients in usual clinical practice
    Robert L Ohsfeldt
    Texas A and M Health Science Center, Department of Health Policy and Management, College Station, TX 77840, USA
    Am J Manag Care 12:S412-23. 2006
    ..The objective of the present study was to estimate the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of rosuvastatin compared with atorvastatin or simvastatin among high-risk patients as treated in routine clinical practice...
  38. doi request reprint Psoriasis treatment patterns: results of a cross-sectional survey of dermatologists
    Vaishali Patel
    Amgen Inc, Thousand Oaks, California, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:964-9. 2008
    ..The study evaluated community physician prescribing patterns for patients with psoriasis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Comparison of self-reported survey (SHIELD) versus NHANES data in estimating prevalence of dyslipidemia
    Harold E Bays
    Louisville Metabolic and Atherosclerosis Research Center, Louisville, KY, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 24:1179-86. 2008
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  40. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of diabetes and their association with the risk and presence of diabetes: findings from the Study to Help Improve Early evaluation and management of risk factors Leading to Diabetes (SHIELD)
    Nathaniel G Clark
    American Diabetes Association, Alexandria, Virginia, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:2868-73. 2007
    ..The Study to Help Improve Early evaluation and management of risk factors Leading to Diabetes (SHIELD) examined prevalence of ADA symptoms and their association with diabetes diagnosis...