K Weinger

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Impact of reinforcement of diabetes self-care on poorly controlled diabetes: a randomized controlled trial
    Elizabeth A Beverly
    Behavioral Health and Outcomes Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes Educ 39:504-14. 2013
  2. pmc Do older adults aged 60-75 years benefit from diabetes behavioral interventions?
    Elizabeth A Beverly
    Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:1501-6. 2013
  3. pmc Look who's (not) talking: diabetic patients' willingness to discuss self-care with physicians
    Elizabeth A Beverly
    Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1466-72. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and quality of life correlates of glycemic control during intensive treatment of type 1 diabetes
    K Weinger
    Section on Behavioral and Mental Health Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 42:123-31. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and psychiatric challenges of diabetes mellitus
    Katie Weinger
    Section on Behavioral and Mental Health Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 41:667-80, viii. 2006
  6. pmc Psychological characteristics of frequent short-notice cancellers of diabetes medical and education appointments
    Katie Weinger
    Section on Behavioral and Mental Health Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, 1 Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1791-3. 2005
  7. pmc Measuring diabetes self-care: a psychometric analysis of the Self-Care Inventory-Revised with adults
    Katie Weinger
    EdD, Section on Behavior and Mental Health Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, 1 Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02115
    Diabetes Care 28:1346-52. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The effects of type 1 diabetes on cerebral white matter
    K Weinger
    Behavioral and Mental Health Research Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place Suite 350, Boston, MA 02459, USA
    Diabetologia 51:417-25. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial issues and self-care
    Katie Weinger
    Center of Innovation in Diabetes Education, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:34-8; quiz 38. 2007
  10. pmc The effect of a structured behavioral intervention on poorly controlled diabetes: a randomized controlled trial
    Katie Weinger
    Behavioral Health and Outcomes Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1990-9. 2011

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Publications47

  1. pmc Impact of reinforcement of diabetes self-care on poorly controlled diabetes: a randomized controlled trial
    Elizabeth A Beverly
    Behavioral Health and Outcomes Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes Educ 39:504-14. 2013
    ..The purpose of the study was to assess the value of reinforcing diabetes self-management for improving glycemia and self-care among adults with type 2 diabetes who had at least 3 hours of prior diabetes education...
  2. pmc Do older adults aged 60-75 years benefit from diabetes behavioral interventions?
    Elizabeth A Beverly
    Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:1501-6. 2013
    ..Seventy-one community-dwelling older adults and 151 younger adults were randomized to attend a structured behavioral group, an attention control group, or one-to-one education...
  3. pmc Look who's (not) talking: diabetic patients' willingness to discuss self-care with physicians
    Elizabeth A Beverly
    Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1466-72. 2012
    ..Effective physician-patient communication improves glycemia and diabetes self-care; however, communication gaps may exist that prevent patients from discussing self-care problems with treatment providers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and quality of life correlates of glycemic control during intensive treatment of type 1 diabetes
    K Weinger
    Section on Behavioral and Mental Health Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 42:123-31. 2001
    ..Interventions designed to help patients overcome attitudinal barriers should be incorporated into medical programs geared toward improving glycemia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and psychiatric challenges of diabetes mellitus
    Katie Weinger
    Section on Behavioral and Mental Health Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 41:667-80, viii. 2006
    ..An understanding of mental health issues in diabetes is critical for all health care professionals who provide treatment to people with diabetes...
  6. pmc Psychological characteristics of frequent short-notice cancellers of diabetes medical and education appointments
    Katie Weinger
    Section on Behavioral and Mental Health Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, 1 Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1791-3. 2005
  7. pmc Measuring diabetes self-care: a psychometric analysis of the Self-Care Inventory-Revised with adults
    Katie Weinger
    EdD, Section on Behavior and Mental Health Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, 1 Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02115
    Diabetes Care 28:1346-52. 2005
    ..To examine psychometric properties of the Self-Care Inventory-revised (SCI-R), a self-report measure of perceived adherence to diabetes self-care recommendations, among adults with diabetes...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effects of type 1 diabetes on cerebral white matter
    K Weinger
    Behavioral and Mental Health Research Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place Suite 350, Boston, MA 02459, USA
    Diabetologia 51:417-25. 2008
    ..Our aim was to investigate the relationship between type 1 diabetes and white matter hyperintensities...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial issues and self-care
    Katie Weinger
    Center of Innovation in Diabetes Education, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:34-8; quiz 38. 2007
  10. pmc The effect of a structured behavioral intervention on poorly controlled diabetes: a randomized controlled trial
    Katie Weinger
    Behavioral Health and Outcomes Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1990-9. 2011
    ..The best methods to support patients as they follow diabetes prescriptions and recommendations are unclear...
  11. pmc Physicians' perceptions of the type 2 diabetes multi-disciplinary treatment team: a qualitative study
    Marilyn D Ritholz
    the Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Educ 37:794-800. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore physicians' perceptions of the multidisciplinary type 2 diabetes treatment team...
  12. pmc Adolescent views of diabetes-related parent conflict and support: a focus group analysis
    K Weinger
    Department of Behavioral and Mental Health, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Adolesc Health 29:330-6. 2001
    ..To increase understanding of adolescent-parent diabetes-related conflicts and supports in the management of type 1 diabetes by means of a focus group research approach...
  13. doi request reprint Perceived challenges and priorities in co-morbidity management of older patients with Type 2 diabetes
    E A Beverly
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
    Diabet Med 28:781-4. 2011
    ..To explore older patients' perceived impact of chronic co-morbid conditions on Type 2 diabetes self-management...
  14. doi request reprint Frequent hypoglycemia among elderly patients with poor glycemic control
    Medha N Munshi
    Sections of Adult Diabetes, Joslin Diabetes Center, Division of Gerontology, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:362-4. 2011
    ..To reduce the risk of hypoglycemia, relaxation of the standard hemoglobin A(1c) (HbA(1c)) goals has been proposed for frail elderly patients. However, the risk of hypoglycemia in this population with higher HbA(1c) levels is unknown...
  15. pmc Regional brain activation during hypoglycemia in type 1 diabetes
    Gail Musen
    Research Division, Joslin Diabetes Center, 1 Joslin Place Room 350, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1450-7. 2008
    ..Mechanisms underlying the brain response to hypoglycemia are not well understood...
  16. pmc Cognitive dysfunction is associated with poor diabetes control in older adults
    Medha Munshi
    Division of Adult Diabetes, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Massachusettes, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1794-9. 2006
    ..To evaluate the association between cognitive dysfunction and other barriers and glycemic control in older adults with diabetes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of psychosocial factors and the insulin pump
    Marilyn D Ritholz
    Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:549-54. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify psychosocial issues related to diabetes, approaches to self-care, self-perceptions, and social interactions among insulin pump users with type 1 diabetes...
  18. pmc Impact of diabetes and its treatment on cognitive function among adolescents who participated in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial
    Gail Musen
    1Joslin Diabetes Center Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:1933-8. 2008
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  19. pmc Should group education classes be separated by type of diabetes?
    Arlene Smaldone
    Section of Behavioral and Mental Health Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, 1 Joslin Pl, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1656-8. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Identification of linguistic barriers to diabetes knowledge and glycemic control in Chinese Americans with diabetes
    William C Hsu
    Asian American Diabetes Initiative and the Center for Innovation in Diabetes Education, Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Boston MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:415-6. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint Use of a disease severity index for evaluation of healthcare costs and management of comorbidities of patients with diabetes mellitus
    James L Rosenzweig
    Office for Disease Management, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:950-8. 2002
    ..To evaluate a stratification system for patients with diabetes mellitus according to severity of illness and care requirements and to correlate severity of illness with total medical and pharmaceutical costs of care...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effects of type 1 diabetes on gray matter density as measured by voxel-based morphometry
    Gail Musen
    Research Division, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes 55:326-33. 2006
    ..Our study represents the first comprehensive study of gray matter density changes in type 1 diabetes and suggests that persistent hyperglycemia and acute severe hypoglycemia have an impact on brain structure...
  23. doi request reprint Psychosocial factors associated with use of continuous glucose monitoring
    M D Ritholz
    Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabet Med 27:1060-5. 2010
    ..To identify psychosocial factors associated with the use of continuous glucose monitoring by adults with Type 1 diabetes...
  24. pmc The associations of apolipoprotein E and angiotensin-converting enzyme polymorphisms and cognitive function in Type 1 diabetes based on an 18-year follow-up of the DCCT cohort
    A M Jacobson
    Joslin Diabetes Center Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Diabet Med 27:15-22. 2010
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  25. doi request reprint Which aspects of executive dysfunction influence ability to manage diabetes in older adults?
    M N Munshi
    Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Diabet Med 29:1171-7. 2012
    ..To examine whether different aspects of executive function as measured by different assessment tools are associated with glycaemic control and other clinical characteristics in older adults with Type 2 diabetes...
  26. ncbi request reprint Responsiveness of the Problem Areas In Diabetes (PAID) questionnaire
    G Welch
    Behavioural and Mental Health Research Division, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Diabet Med 20:69-72. 2003
    ..Responsiveness (sensitivity to change over time) is a key psychometric quality for an outcome measure. We examined the responsiveness of the Problem Areas In Diabetes (PAID) questionnaire, a measure of diabetes-specific emotional distress...
  27. ncbi request reprint Quality-of-life impact of lower urinary tract symptom severity: results from the Health Professionals Follow-up Study
    Garry Welch
    Behavioral and Mental Health Research Division, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Urology 59:245-50. 2002
    ..To estimate the magnitude of the quality-of-life impact of lower urinary tract symptom (LUTS) severity using a large (n = 8406) sample of U.S. men participating in the Health Professionals Follow-up Study...
  28. ncbi request reprint Insulin restriction and associated morbidity and mortality in women with type 1 diabetes
    Ann E Goebel-Fabbri
    Behavioral and Mental Health Research, Suite 350, Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:415-9. 2008
    ..To determine whether insulin restriction increases morbidity and mortality in women with type 1 diabetes...
  29. ncbi request reprint Diabetes, the brain, and behavior: is there a biological mechanism underlying the association between diabetes and depression?
    Alan M Jacobson
    Harvard Medical School, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Int Rev Neurobiol 51:455-79. 2002
    ..Moreover, such studies could play a useful role in better understanding mechanisms that commonly underlie the development of depression in individuals without diabetes but with other medical problems or conditions...
  30. pmc Improvement and emergence of insulin restriction in women with type 1 diabetes
    Ann E Goebel-Fabbri
    Behavioral Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:545-50. 2011
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  31. pmc Understanding physicians' challenges when treating type 2 diabetic patients' social and emotional difficulties: a qualitative study
    Elizabeth A Beverly
    Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:1086-8. 2011
    ..To explore physicians' awareness of and responses to type 2 diabetic patients' social and emotional difficulties...
  32. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and driving mishaps: frequency and correlations from a multinational survey
    Daniel J Cox
    University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2329-34. 2003
    ..This study investigated whether diabetes is associated with increased risk of driving mishaps and correlates of such a relationship...
  33. pmc How does anger coping style affect glycemic control in diabetes patients?
    Joyce P Yi
    Department of Endocrinology Diabetes, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Int J Behav Med 15:167-72. 2008
    ..Although various forms of anger have been found to influence the psychological and physical health in many chronic illness populations, little is known about the effects of anger in diabetes patients...
  34. pmc Long-term effect of diabetes and its treatment on cognitive function
    Alan M Jacobson
    N Engl J Med 356:1842-52. 2007
    ..Long-standing concern about the effects of type 1 diabetes on cognitive ability has increased with the use of therapies designed to bring glucose levels close to the nondiabetic range and the attendant increased risk of severe hypoglycemia...
  35. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors associated with poor diabetes self-care management in a specialized center in Mexico City
    Israel Lerman
    Departmento de Endocrinologia y Metabolismo, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutricion Salvador Zubiran, Vasco de Quiroga 15, Tlalpan, 14000 Mexico City, Mexico
    Biomed Pharmacother 58:566-70. 2004
    ..03). Poor adherence to standard diabetes care recommendations is frequently observed in patients with type 2 diabetes attending a specialized health care center in Mexico City. Depression must be identified and treated effectively...
  36. ncbi request reprint Diabetes self-care: a challenge to nursing
    Jane Jeffrie Seley
    Am J Nurs 107:4-5. 2007
  37. pmc The role of resilience on psychological adjustment and physical health in patients with diabetes
    Joyce P Yi
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 13:311-25. 2008
    ..This study used a longitudinal design to investigate the buffering role of resilience on worsening HbA(1c) and self-care behaviours in the face of rising diabetes-related distress...
  38. pmc The confidence in diabetes self-care scale: psychometric properties of a new measure of diabetes-specific self-efficacy in Dutch and US patients with type 1 diabetes
    Nicole C W van der Ven
    Department of Medical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 26:713-8. 2003
    ..To examine psychometric properties of the Confidence in Diabetes Self-Care (CIDS) scale, a newly developed instrument assessing diabetes-specific self-efficacy in Dutch and U.S. patients with type 1 diabetes...
  39. ncbi request reprint National standards for diabetes self-management education
    Carole Mensing
    Diabetes Care 30:S96-S103. 2007
  40. ncbi request reprint National standards for diabetes self-management education
    Carole Mensing
    Task Force to Review and Revise the National Standards for Diabetes Self Management Education Programs, American Diabetes Association, 1701 North Beauregard Street, Alexandria, VA 22311, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:S78-85. 2006
  41. ncbi request reprint National standards for diabetes self-management education
    Carole Mensing
    Diabetes Care 27:S143-50. 2004
  42. pmc National standards for diabetes self-management education
    Martha M Funnell
    Department of Medical Education, Diabetes Research and Training Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0489, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:S97-104. 2008
  43. ncbi request reprint National standards for diabetes self-management education
    Carole Mensing
    Diabetes Care 28:S72-9. 2005
  44. ncbi request reprint Executive summary: the state of the science on nursing best practices for diabetes self-management
    Jane Jeffrie Seley
    New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:73-8. 2007
  45. ncbi request reprint Executive summary. The State of the Science on Nursing Best Practices for Diabetes Self-Management
    Jane Jeffrie Seley
    New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York City, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:6-11. 2007
    ..The State of the Science on Nursing Best Practices for Diabetes Self-Management...
  46. ncbi request reprint National standards for diabetes self-management education
    Martha M Funnell
    Department of Medical Education, Diabetes Research and Training Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0489, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1630-7. 2007
  47. ncbi request reprint National standards for diabetes self-management education
    Carolée Mensing
    Diabetes Care 26:S149-56. 2003

Research Grants7

  1. Breaking Down Barriers to Diabetes Self-Care
    Katie Weinger; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  2. Organization, Time Management, and Diabetes Self-Care
    Katie Weinger; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Yet, little is known about mechanisms related to this struggle, thus once the underlying mechanisms of diabetes self-care are better-characterized, more effective clinical approaches and interventions can be developed. ..
  3. Organization, Time Management, and Diabetes Self-Care
    Katie Weinger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Yet, little is known about mechanisms related to this struggle, thus once the underlying mechanisms of diabetes self-care are better-characterized, more effective clinical approaches and interventions can be developed. ..