Joseph M Mrus

Summary

Affiliation: GlaxoSmithKline Research and Development
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Impact of HIV/AIDS on care and outcomes of severe sepsis
    Joseph M Mrus
    Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Crit Care 9:R623-30. 2005
  2. ncbi Variations in self-rated health among patients with HIV infection
    Joseph M Mrus
    Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Qual Life Res 15:503-14. 2006
  3. pmc Health values of patients coinfected with HIV/hepatitis C: are two viruses worse than one?
    Joseph M Mrus
    Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Med Care 44:158-66. 2006
  4. pmc Change in quality of life after being diagnosed with HIV: a multicenter longitudinal study
    Joel Tsevat
    Veterans Healthcare System of Ohio VISN 10, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:931-7. 2009
  5. pmc Health-related quality of life in veterans and nonveterans with HIV/AIDS
    Joseph M Mrus
    Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S39-47. 2006
  6. pmc Spirituality and religion in patients with HIV/AIDS
    Sian Cotton
    Health Services Research and Development, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S5-13. 2006
  7. pmc Patterns of responses on health-related quality of life questionnaires among patients with HIV/AIDS
    Ian Kudel
    Veterans Healthcare System of Ohio VISN 10, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S48-55. 2006
  8. pmc Self-rated health of primary care house officers and its relationship to psychological and spiritual well-being
    Michael S Yi
    Section of Outcomes Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    BMC Med Educ 7:9. 2007
  9. pmc How do patients with HIV/AIDS understand and respond to health value questions?
    Susan N Sherman
    Health Services Research and Development, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S56-61. 2006
  10. pmc Modeling the effects of spirituality/religion on patients' perceptions of living with HIV/AIDS
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0840, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S28-38. 2006

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Impact of HIV/AIDS on care and outcomes of severe sepsis
    Joseph M Mrus
    Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Crit Care 9:R623-30. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine patterns of care and outcomes for patients with severe sepsis and HIV/AIDS and compare them with those of patients with severe sepsis without HIV/AIDS...
  2. ncbi Variations in self-rated health among patients with HIV infection
    Joseph M Mrus
    Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Qual Life Res 15:503-14. 2006
    ....
  3. pmc Health values of patients coinfected with HIV/hepatitis C: are two viruses worse than one?
    Joseph M Mrus
    Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Med Care 44:158-66. 2006
    ....
  4. pmc Change in quality of life after being diagnosed with HIV: a multicenter longitudinal study
    Joel Tsevat
    Veterans Healthcare System of Ohio VISN 10, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:931-7. 2009
    ..We conclude that many patients with HIV feel that their life is better than it was before their diagnosis, although results of such comparisons often change over time...
  5. pmc Health-related quality of life in veterans and nonveterans with HIV/AIDS
    Joseph M Mrus
    Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S39-47. 2006
    ....
  6. pmc Spirituality and religion in patients with HIV/AIDS
    Sian Cotton
    Health Services Research and Development, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S5-13. 2006
    ....
  7. pmc Patterns of responses on health-related quality of life questionnaires among patients with HIV/AIDS
    Ian Kudel
    Veterans Healthcare System of Ohio VISN 10, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S48-55. 2006
    ..Typically, the unit of analysis is either the total instrument score or subscale score. Developing a typology of responses across various HRQoL measures, however, may advance understating of patients' perspectives...
  8. pmc Self-rated health of primary care house officers and its relationship to psychological and spiritual well-being
    Michael S Yi
    Section of Outcomes Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    BMC Med Educ 7:9. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the level of self-reported health among resident physicians and to ascertain factors that are associated with their reported health...
  9. pmc How do patients with HIV/AIDS understand and respond to health value questions?
    Susan N Sherman
    Health Services Research and Development, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S56-61. 2006
    ..quot; The purpose of this study was to ascertain how patients with HIV think about and value health and health states...
  10. pmc Modeling the effects of spirituality/religion on patients' perceptions of living with HIV/AIDS
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0840, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S28-38. 2006
    ..Spirituality/religion is an important factor in health and illness, but more work is needed to determine its link to quality of life in patients with HIV/AIDS...
  11. ncbi Utilities derived from visual analog scale scores in patients with HIV/AIDS
    Joseph M Mrus
    Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Ohio, USA
    Med Decis Making 23:414-21. 2003
    ..an external metric), are often collected in HIV-related clinical trials. The purpose of this study was to derive and evaluate transformations relating aggregate VAS scores to utilities for current health in patients with HIV/AIDS...
  12. pmc Religion, spirituality, and depressive symptoms in patients with HIV/AIDS
    Michael S Yi
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Section of Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0535, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S21-7. 2006
    ..Depression has been linked to immune function and mortality in patients with chronic illnesses. Factors such as poorer spiritual well-being has been linked to increased risk for depression and other mood disorders in patients with HIV...
  13. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of interventions to reduce vertical HIV transmission from pregnant women who have not received prenatal care
    Joseph M Mrus
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, 231 Albert Sabin Way, P O Box 670535, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0535, USA
    Med Decis Making 24:30-9. 2004
    ..Effectiveness in reducing transmission drives the cost-effectiveness ratio much more so than drug cost and should be the basis on which a particular prophylactic regimen is selected...
  14. ncbi Gender differences in health-related quality of life in patients with HIV/AIDS
    Joseph M Mrus
    Health Services Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, USA
    Qual Life Res 14:479-91. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate gender differences in HRQoL for participants in a large randomized trial comparing antiretroviral regimens...
  15. ncbi Evaluation of heart murmurs in children: cost-effectiveness and practical implications
    Michael S Yi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0535, USA
    J Pediatr 141:504-11. 2002
    ..To assess the cost-effectiveness of various strategies to evaluate heart murmurs in children...
  16. ncbi Evaluating adolescents in juvenile detention facilities for urogenital chlamydial infection: costs and effectiveness of alternative interventions
    Joseph M Mrus
    Section of Outcomes Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati VA Medical Center, OH 45267, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:696-702. 2003
    ..Adolescents in juvenile detention facilities present a unique opportunity to diagnose and treat sexually transmitted diseases...
  17. ncbi The impact of expected HIV transmission rates on the effectiveness and cost of ruling out HIV infection in infants
    Joseph M Mrus
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, P O Box 670535, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0535, USA
    Med Decis Making 22:S38-44. 2002
    ..To quantify the costs and effectiveness of different strategies for ruling out HIV infection in infants born to HIV-infected mothers in the United States...
  18. pmc Gender differences in health-related quality of life of adolescents with cystic fibrosis
    Renata Arrington-Sanders
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:5. 2006
    ..To determine if gender differences exist in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of adolescent patients with CF, we performed a cross-section analysis of CF patients recruited from 2 medical centers in 2 cities during 1997-2001...
  19. ncbi Getting beyond diagnostic accuracy: moving toward approaches that can be used in practice
    Joseph M Mrus
    Clin Infect Dis 38:1391-3. 2004
  20. ncbi Importance of organ dysfunction in determining hospital outcomes in children
    Joseph A Johnston
    US Outcomes Research, Lilly Research Laboratories, Indianapolis, Indiana 46285, USA
    J Pediatr 144:595-601. 2004
    ..To use measures of organ dysfunction derived from administrative data to assess clinical and economic outcomes in hospitalized children...
  21. ncbi Biochemical and virologic parameters in patients co-infected with hepatitis C and HIV versus patients with hepatitis C mono-infection
    Adeel A Butt
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Med Sci 333:271-5. 2007
    ..Accurate characterization of the effect of HIV is important for evaluation and treatment of HCV in co-infected persons...
  22. ncbi Religion, spirituality, and depressive symptoms in primary care house officers
    Michael S Yi
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, OH 45267, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:84-90. 2006
    ....