Joan M Griffin

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The invisible side of war: families caring for US service members with traumatic brain injuries and polytrauma
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:3-13. 2012
  2. pmc A comparison of small monetary incentives to convert survey non-respondents: a randomized control trial
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research CCDOR, Minneapolis VA Health System, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:81. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Improving endoscopy completion: effectiveness of an interactive voice response system
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:199-208. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Families of patients with polytrauma: Understanding the evidence and charting a new research agenda
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:879-92. 2009
  5. pmc Variation in estimates of limited health literacy by assessment instruments and non-response bias
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:675-81. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Are gender differences in colorectal cancer screening rates due to differences in self-reporting?
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Prev Med 49:436-41. 2009
  7. doi request reprint The interrelationships between and contributions of background, cognitive, and environmental factors to colorectal cancer screening adherence
    Melissa R Partin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1357-68. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening mode preferences among US veterans
    Adam A Powell
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Prev Med 49:442-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Randomized trial showed requesting medical records with a survey produced a more representative sample than requesting separately
    Melissa R Partin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center 2E 152, 1 Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:1028-35. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Validation of self-reported colorectal cancer screening behavior from a mixed-mode survey of veterans
    Melissa R Partin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:768-76. 2008

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint The invisible side of war: families caring for US service members with traumatic brain injuries and polytrauma
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:3-13. 2012
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  2. pmc A comparison of small monetary incentives to convert survey non-respondents: a randomized control trial
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research CCDOR, Minneapolis VA Health System, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:81. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Improving endoscopy completion: effectiveness of an interactive voice response system
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:199-208. 2011
    ..To test whether an interactive voice response (IVR) system phone call was equally effective as a nurse-delivered phone call at educating and preparing patients for flexible sigmoidoscopy (FS) and colonoscopy examinations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Families of patients with polytrauma: Understanding the evidence and charting a new research agenda
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:879-92. 2009
    ..Understanding many of these issues will help to better inform families of policies for benefits and resources and help researchers and clinicians plan for appropriate interventions...
  5. pmc Variation in estimates of limited health literacy by assessment instruments and non-response bias
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:675-81. 2010
    ..This paper compares estimates of poor health literacy using two widely used assessment tools and assesses the effect of non-response on these estimates...
  6. doi request reprint Are gender differences in colorectal cancer screening rates due to differences in self-reporting?
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Prev Med 49:436-41. 2009
    ..While one source of these disparities may be gender differences in barriers and facilitators to screening, another may be differences in reporting bias...
  7. doi request reprint The interrelationships between and contributions of background, cognitive, and environmental factors to colorectal cancer screening adherence
    Melissa R Partin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1357-68. 2010
    ..We examined the interrelationships between and contributions of background, cognitive, and environmental factors to colorectal cancer (CRC) screening adherence...
  8. doi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening mode preferences among US veterans
    Adam A Powell
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Prev Med 49:442-8. 2009
    ..To assess colorectal cancer (CRC) screening mode preferences and correlates of these preferences among US veterans at average risk for CRC...
  9. doi request reprint Randomized trial showed requesting medical records with a survey produced a more representative sample than requesting separately
    Melissa R Partin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center 2E 152, 1 Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:1028-35. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to compare the effect of two approaches to requesting medical records on survey response rates, sample representativeness, and the quality of self-reported screening...
  10. doi request reprint Validation of self-reported colorectal cancer screening behavior from a mixed-mode survey of veterans
    Melissa R Partin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:768-76. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to validate self-reported colorectal cancer (CRC) screening using the National Cancer Institute Colorectal Cancer Screening questionnaire...
  11. pmc Presence and correlates of racial disparities in adherence to colorectal cancer screening guidelines
    Diana J Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:251-8. 2011
    ..We examined the presence and correlates of Black/White racial disparities in adherence to guidelines for colorectal cancer screening (CRCS)...
  12. doi request reprint Perceived stigma, strain, and mental health among caregivers of veterans with traumatic brain injury
    Sean M Phelan
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Disabil Health J 4:177-84. 2011
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  13. doi request reprint Stigma, perceived blame, self-blame, and depressive symptoms in men with colorectal cancer
    Sean M Phelan
    University of Minnesota, Family Medicine and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Psychooncology 22:65-73. 2013
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  14. doi request reprint The effect of perceived racial discrimination on bodily pain among older African American men
    Diana J Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Pain Med 10:1341-52. 2009
    ..We examined the extent to which experiences of racial discrimination are associated with bodily pain reported by African American men...
  15. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes of disability benefits in US veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Maureen Murdoch
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Section of General Internal Medicine, Minneapolis Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:1072-80. 2011
    ..Such practices may bias findings against recipients because disability applicants tend to be much sicker than never-applicants. Furthermore, these studies ignore the outcomes of denied claimants...
  16. ncbi request reprint Communicating information to families of polytrauma patients: a narrative literature review
    Greta Friedemann-Sanchez
    Hubert H Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 33:206-13. 2008
    ..Additional research areas are highlighted in light of the new polytrauma population...
  17. doi request reprint Unreliability and error in the military's "gold standard" measure of sexual harassment by education and gender
    Maureen Murdoch
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcome Research, Department of Medicine, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    J Trauma Dissociation 12:216-31. 2011
    ..The SHCore may be particularly ill suited for evaluating population trends of sexual harassment in military men without college experience...
  18. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in colorectal cancer screening barriers and information needs
    Greta Friedemann-Sanchez
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Health Expect 10:148-60. 2007
    ..While the source of this screening differential is unknown, recent studies suggest gender differences in barriers to screening might explain the disparity...
  19. doi request reprint Race and the validity of self-reported cancer screening behaviors: development of a conceptual model
    Diana J Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, MN 55417, USA
    Prev Med 48:99-107. 2009
    ..This would have considerable implications for research on racial and ethnic disparities in cancer screening...
  20. ncbi request reprint Long term clinical trials: how much information do participants retain from the informed consent process?
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, MN, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 27:441-8. 2006
    ..Implementing effective strategies, such as additional time and effort for consent or repetition of study information, may be necessary in order to assure ethical and valid consent...
  21. ncbi request reprint The effect of self-reported and observed job conditions on depression and anxiety symptoms: a comparison of theoretical models
    Joan M Griffin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College, London
    J Occup Health Psychol 12:334-49. 2007
    ..Exertion-related conditions (e.g., demands, effort, over commitment) were not consistently associated with depression or anxiety symptoms...
  22. doi request reprint Couple and family involvement in adult mental health treatment: a systematic review
    Laura A Meis
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 33:275-86. 2013
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