HealthPartners Research Foundation

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Organization: HealthPartners Research Foundation
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. pmc Methods dentists use to diagnose primary caries lesions prior to restorative treatment: findings from The Dental PBRN
    D Brad Rindal
    HealthPartners Dental Group, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Dent 38:1027-32. 2010
  2. ncbi Young adult smokers: are they different?
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, PO Box 1524, MS 21111R, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:626-32. 2007
  3. ncbi Chronobiology of hemostasis and inferences for the chronotherapy of coagulation disorders and thrombosis prevention
    Erhard Haus
    University of Minnesota, HealthPartners Medical Group, Regions Hospital, St Paul 55101, USA
    Adv Drug Deliv Rev 59:966-84. 2007
  4. ncbi What women wish they knew before prophylactic mastectomy
    Sharon J Rolnick
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Cancer Nurs 30:285-91; quiz 292-3. 2007
  5. ncbi Crossing the quality chasm for diabetes care: the power of one physician, his team, and systems thinking
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation and HealthPartners Medical Group, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:299-306. 2007
  6. ncbi Occupational medicine physicians in the United States: demographics and core competencies
    Beth A Baker
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, HealthPartners University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:388-400. 2007
  7. ncbi Implementing emergency research requiring exception from informed consent, community consultation, and public disclosure
    Joshua G Salzman
    Emergency Medical Services Program, Regions Hospital, St Paul, MN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:448-55, 455.e1-4. 2007
  8. pmc Care quality and implementation of the chronic care model: a quantitative study
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55245, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:310-6. 2006
  9. ncbi Don't ask, don't tell: substance use by resident physicians
    Brian D McBeth
    Acad Emerg Med 13:893-5. 2006
  10. ncbi Toward national healthcare performance standards
    George J Isham
    HealthPartners, Inc, PO Box 1309, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1309, USA
    Am J Manag Care 12:309-10. 2006

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. pmc Methods dentists use to diagnose primary caries lesions prior to restorative treatment: findings from The Dental PBRN
    D Brad Rindal
    HealthPartners Dental Group, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Dent 38:1027-32. 2010
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  2. ncbi Young adult smokers: are they different?
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, PO Box 1524, MS 21111R, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:626-32. 2007
    ..To compare smoking-cessation interest and behaviors in younger and older smokers to develop better smoking-cessation strategies for younger smokers...
  3. ncbi Chronobiology of hemostasis and inferences for the chronotherapy of coagulation disorders and thrombosis prevention
    Erhard Haus
    University of Minnesota, HealthPartners Medical Group, Regions Hospital, St Paul 55101, USA
    Adv Drug Deliv Rev 59:966-84. 2007
    ..This article focuses on the large-amplitude circadian rhythms operative in the hemostatic system. Their implication for preventive and curative pharmacotherapy of hemostatic disorders is presented, with discussion of related problems...
  4. ncbi What women wish they knew before prophylactic mastectomy
    Sharon J Rolnick
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Cancer Nurs 30:285-91; quiz 292-3. 2007
    ..Clinicians and health educators should be aware of patient needs and must counsel women accordingly...
  5. ncbi Crossing the quality chasm for diabetes care: the power of one physician, his team, and systems thinking
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation and HealthPartners Medical Group, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:299-306. 2007
    ..To demonstrate that one physician can dramatically improve care of diabetes patients by taking a systems approach and getting support from leaders and other team members...
  6. ncbi Occupational medicine physicians in the United States: demographics and core competencies
    Beth A Baker
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, HealthPartners University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:388-400. 2007
    ..We assessed the demographic profile and opinions of current occupational medicine (OM) physicians on the importance of specific core competencies...
  7. ncbi Implementing emergency research requiring exception from informed consent, community consultation, and public disclosure
    Joshua G Salzman
    Emergency Medical Services Program, Regions Hospital, St Paul, MN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:448-55, 455.e1-4. 2007
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  8. pmc Care quality and implementation of the chronic care model: a quantitative study
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55245, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:310-6. 2006
    ..We wanted to test whether improvements in care quality were correlated with changes in the Chronic Care Model (CCM) in a large medical group that attempted to implement the CCM...
  9. ncbi Don't ask, don't tell: substance use by resident physicians
    Brian D McBeth
    Acad Emerg Med 13:893-5. 2006
  10. ncbi Toward national healthcare performance standards
    George J Isham
    HealthPartners, Inc, PO Box 1309, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1309, USA
    Am J Manag Care 12:309-10. 2006
  11. pmc Transforming medical care: case study of an exemplary, small medical group
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minn 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:109-16. 2006
    ..We studied one such group to determine the organizational and cultural attributes that seem related to its achievements in care quality...
  12. ncbi CardioVision 2020: program acceptance and progress after 4 years
    Thomas E Kottke
    The Heart Center, Regions Hospital, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:137-43. 2006
    ..To report program acceptance and progress after 4 years of a heart disease prevention program...
  13. pmc Effect of improved primary care access on quality of depression care
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minn 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:69-74. 2006
    ..We wanted to determine whether a major improvement in access to primary care during 2000 was associated with changes in the quality of care for patients with depression...
  14. pmc Diabetes: how are we diagnosing and initially managing it?
    PATRICK J O'CONNOR
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minn 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:15-22. 2006
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  15. ncbi The operative treatment of diaphyseal humeral shaft fractures
    Peter A Cole
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Regions Hospital, Saint Paul, MN 55101, USA
    Hand Clin 23:437-48, vi. 2007
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  16. pmc The effect of advanced access implementation on quality of diabetes care
    JoAnn M Sperl-Hillen
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A16. 2008
    ..The study analyzes the effect of an advanced access program on quality of diabetes care...
  17. pmc Bioterrorism surveillance and privacy: intersection of HIPAA, the Common Rule, and public health law
    James D Nordin
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, PO Box 1524 MS 21111R, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:802-7. 2008
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  18. doi Supporting facial transplantation with the pillars of bioethics
    Loree K Kalliainen
    Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery, Regions Hospital, St Paul, Minnesota 55101, USA
    J Reconstr Microsurg 26:547-54. 2010
    ..There are valid arguments in favor of facial transplantation based on the prescriptive pillars of bioethics: autonomy, justice, and beneficence. This article attempts to reframe the dialogue in a prescriptive manner...
  19. doi Food security and metabolic syndrome in U.S. adults and adolescents: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2006
    Emily D Parker
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:364-70. 2010
    ..S. adults and adolescents. We hypothesized that compared with those in food-secure households, adolescents and adults living in food-insecure households would have increased odds of (MetS)...
  20. doi A surveillance source of tobacco use differences among immigrant populations
    Emily D Parker
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, PO Box 1524, MS 21111R, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:309-14. 2010
    ..This study is among the first to use electronic medical record (EMR) data to examine differences in tobacco use associated with acculturation among various population groups...
  21. doi Disparities in tobacco cessation medication orders and fills among special populations
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, P O Box 1524, MS 21111R, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:144-51. 2010
    ..To improve this for tobacco cessation, we measured differences in the frequency of receiving and filling cessation medication prescriptions by race, ethnicity, age, language preference, health insurance, and pregnancy...
  22. doi Residents' engagement in quality improvement: a systematic review of the literature
    Carl A Patow
    HealthPartners Institute for Medical Education, and Regions Hospital, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55425, USA
    Acad Med 84:1757-64. 2009
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  23. doi Clinical preventive services for adolescents
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:445-54. 2009
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  24. doi Evaluating preference-sensitive care for uterine fibroids: it's not so simple
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners, HealthPartners Medical Group, and HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440 1524, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1071-9. 2009
    ..This retrospective survey of women with fibroids, a benign condition with multiple treatment options, sought to evaluate the extent to which this was measurable and true...
  25. doi Middle turbinectomy as a complication of nasopharyngeal airway placement
    Michael Zwank
    Regions Hospital, St Paul, Minn, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 27:513.e3-4. 2009
    ..It is to be hoped that this will increase awareness among emergency physicians of this unusual complication...
  26. pmc Focus groups inform a web-based program to increase fruit and vegetable intake
    Sharon J Rolnick
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 77:314-8. 2009
    ..To use focus groups to inform a web-based educational intervention for increased fruit and vegetable (FV) consumption...
  27. pmc Health information seeking and media exposure among smokers: a comparison of light and intermittent tobacco users with heavy users
    Lila J Finney Rutten
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, 8170 33rd Avenue S, Bloomington, MN 55425, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:190-6. 2009
    ..We examined population-based data to assess potential differences between light and intermittent smokers as compared with moderate to heavy tobacco users in health information-seeking behavior and attitudes and media exposure...
  28. doi Relationship between the presence of practice systems and the quality of care for depression
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation and Medical Group, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:420-6. 2008
    ..31, P = .05). Thus, practice systems overall and several domains of the Chronic Care Model appear to be associated with higher quality care for depression. This questionnaire may help practices identify particular systems to improve...
  29. ncbi The potential mechanisms of bradyarrhythmias associated with AngioJet thrombectomy
    Dennis W X Zhu
    Regions Hospital Heart Center, 640 Jackson Street, Saint Paul, MN 55001, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 20:2A-4A. 2008
    ..The incidence appears to be higher with the proximity of the device to the heart. Several hypotheses have attempted to explain and attenuate this phenomenon...
  30. doi Use and costs of care in retail clinics versus traditional care sites
    Marcus Thygeson
    HealthPartners in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1283-92. 2008
    ..However, it accounts for only 6 percent of such episodes, and the impact on overall cost and quality remains undetermined...
  31. ncbi A patient-centered approach to comfort assessment
    Kris P Dudziak
    Homecare, Hospice and Geriatrics, HealthPartners, Minnesota, USA
    Caring 24:42-5. 2005
  32. ncbi Medical nutrition therapy: an individualized approach to treating diabetes
    E Gehling
    HealthPartners Center for Health Promotion, P O Box 1309, Bloomington, MN 55440 1309, USA
    Lippincotts Case Manag 6:2-9; quiz 10-2. 2001
    ..Health professionals and dietitians need to strive to encourage people with diabetes to use tailored meal plans as an effective part of their diabetes self-management plan...
  33. ncbi Physician smoking-cessation actions: are they dependent on insurance coverage or on patients?
    Leif I Solberg
    Health Partners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:160-5. 2002
    ..We tested the hypothesis that the introduction of coverage for smoking-cessation pharmacotherapy by the health plans covering most of the population in one region would increase physician use of 5A's...
  34. ncbi How acceptable are financial incentives and written feedback for improving hypertension control? Perspectives from physicians, clinic administrators, and patients
    Sharon J Rolnick
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:441-7. 2002
    ..To assess attitudes of physicians, clinic administrators, and patients within a health maintenance organization (HMO) toward using financial incentives to improve the control of hypertension...
  35. ncbi Is quality free? The relationship between cost and quality across 18 provider groups
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:413-22. 2002
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  36. ncbi Pharmaceutical care and health care utilization in an HMO
    Lucy Rose Fischer
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minn 55440 1524, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 5:49-57. 2002
    ..Specifically, pharmaceutical care programs through which pharmacists provide direct and ongoing counseling to patients have been introduced. Whether such programs reduce medication-related problems or health care utilization is unknown...
  37. ncbi Household composition and risk of fatal child maltreatment
    Michael N Stiffman
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55125, USA
    Pediatrics 109:615-21. 2002
    ..Our objective was to evaluate household composition as a risk factor for fatal child maltreatment...
  38. ncbi Oscillations and noise: inherent instability of pressure support ventilation?
    John R Hotchkiss
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care and Section of Surgery, Regions Hospital and University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55101, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:47-53. 2002
    ..In both mathematical and mechanical models, unstable behavior occurred at impedance values and ventilator settings that are clinically realistic...
  39. ncbi Circadian rhythms of basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF), epidermal growth factor (EGF), insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1), insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3 (IGFBP-3), cortisol, and melatonin in women with breast cancer
    E Haus
    HealthPartners Regions Hospital University of Minnesota, St Paul, USA
    Chronobiol Int 18:709-27. 2001
    ..Circadian rhythms in plasma concentrations of many hormones and cytokines determine their effects on target cells...
  40. ncbi Static and dynamic pressure-volume curves reflect different aspects of respiratory system mechanics in experimental acute respiratory distress syndrome
    A B Adams
    Pulmonary Research Laboratory, Regions Hospital, St Paul, Minnesota 55101 2595, USA
    Respir Care 46:686-93. 2001
    ..Dynamic pressure-volume (DPV) curves obtained during tidal ventilation are effortlessly displayed on modern mechanical ventilator monitors and bear a theoretical but unproven relationship to the more labor-intensive SPV curves...
  41. ncbi Professional advice and readiness to change behavioral risk factors among members of a managed care organization
    P J O'Connor
    Health Partners Research Foundation, 8100 34th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Manag Care 7:125-30. 2001
    ..To ascertain factors related to readiness to change behavioral risk factors in members of a managed care organization (MCO)...
  42. ncbi Catheters for tracheal gas insufflation
    A B Adams
    Regions Hospital, Pulmonary Research Laboratory, 640 Jackson Street, St Paul MN 55101 2595, USA
    Respir Care 46:177-84. 2001
    ..A complete system for the safe and convenient use of TGI in ventilated patients is not as yet available, but concerns about the safety and convenience of TGI delivery have been addressed with recent advances in catheter/tube design...
  43. ncbi Impact of birthweight on healthcare charges within a managed care organization
    S J Rolnick
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, PO Box 1309, 8100 34th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Manag Care 6:1289-96. 2000
    ..To determine the rate of low-birthweight (LBW) births and the association of LBW with utilization and healthcare charges in a managed care organization...
  44. ncbi Screening for hepatitis C virus in a health maintenance organization
    L R Fischer
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minn 55440 1524, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:1665-73. 2000
    ..In its early stages, HCV tends to be asymptomatic and can be detected only through screening...
  45. ncbi The need for a system in the care of depression
    L I Solberg
    HealthPartners HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    J Fam Pract 48:973-9. 1999
    ..Most of these problems can be attributed to an absence of depression care systems in primary care practice. We collected information from a group of practices to assess the need for and acceptability of such systems...
  46. ncbi Screening for colorectal cancer. Guidelines for choosing the appropriate test for each patient
    Arthur P Wineman
    Department of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School Minneapolis, USA
    Postgrad Med 113:49-55; quiz 8. 2003
    ..Potential screening methods that could make regular colon examination more acceptable to patients also are presented...
  47. ncbi Ventilatory management of acute respiratory distress syndrome: a consensus of two
    John J Marini
    University of Minnesota, Regions Hospital, St Paul 55101, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:250-5. 2004
    ..To synthesize the emerging body of experimental, observational, and clinical trial data into a practical guideline for safe and effective ventilatory management of acute respiratory distress syndrome...
  48. ncbi Physicians and nurses: friends or foes?
    Barbara LeTourneau
    Regions Hospital, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    J Healthc Manag 49:12-5. 2004
    ..An example of such an activity is creating opportunities for physicians and nurses to together discuss and plan improvements in delivery of care...
  49. ncbi Medical simulation makes medical education better and safer
    Carl A Patow
    Institute for Medical Education at HealthPartners, Minneapolis, USA
    Health Manag Technol 26:40, 39. 2005
  50. ncbi Bringing evidence-based best practices into practice
    Beth M Averbeck
    HealthPartners Medical Group and Clinics, Minneapolis, USA
    Health Manag Technol 26:20, 22. 2005
  51. ncbi Hormone use and patient concerns after the findings of the Women's Health Initiative
    Sharon J Rolnick
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Menopause 12:399-404. 2005
    ..To assess behaviors and concerns related to hormone therapy after the findings of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI)...
  52. pmc Cholesterol levels and statin use in patients with coronary heart disease treated in primary care settings
    PATRICK J O'CONNOR
    HealthPartners Research Foundation and HealthPartners Medical Group, PO Box 1524, Mail Stop 21111R, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 2:A05. 2005
    ..The objective was to determine whether systems of care implemented within a large medical group are associated with improved treatment and control of dyslipidemia in a high-risk group of coronary heart disease patients...
  53. ncbi Effects of cocaine in an experimental model of traumatic brain injury
    Brian D McBeth
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:483-90. 2005
    ..Cocaine intoxication is found in a significant subset of emergency department (ED) patients presenting with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  54. ncbi Frequency of physician-directed assistance for smoking cessation in patients receiving cessation medications
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners and HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:656-60. 2005
    ..Little is known about current physician-patient interactions regarding smoking cessation when a prescription is given for cessation medications...
  55. ncbi What's new in orthopaedic trauma
    Peter A Cole
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Regions Hospital, 640 Jackson Street, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:2782-95. 2004
  56. ncbi Using online analytical processing to manage emergency department operations
    Bradley D Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital, 640 Jackson Street, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:1206-12. 2004
    ..While OLAP is clearly a helpful tool in the ED, it is far more useful when integrated into the larger continuum of health information systems across a hospital or health care delivery system...
  57. pmc Reluctant horses at the digital river
    John J Marini
    University of Minnesota, USA
    Crit Care 8:313-4. 2004
    ..Whether their limitless promise will be embraced or forgone will depend as much on human as on technological practice...
  58. ncbi Addressing multiple behavioral risk factors in primary care. A synthesis of current knowledge and stakeholder dialogue sessions
    Nicolaas P Pronk
    HealthPartners, Center for Health Promotion, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:4-17. 2004
    ..Multiple perspectives and broad insight are urgently needed to gain a deeper understanding of the interacting scientific, systems, and policy issues associated with multiple risk factor interventions (MRFIs)...
  59. ncbi Motivational interviewing and diet modification: a review of the evidence
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    HealthPartners Center for Health Promotion, PO Box 1309, Mailstop 21111H, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1309, USA
    Diabetes Educ 30:404-6, 408-10, 414-6 passim. 2004
  60. ncbi Protocol-driven ventilator weaning reduces use of mechanical ventilation, rate of early reintubation, and ventilator-associated pneumonia
    David J Dries
    Department of Surgery, Regions Hospital, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    J Trauma 56:943-51; discussion 951-2. 2004
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  61. ncbi Tobacco control efforts in managed care: what do the doctors think?
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minn 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:193-8. 2004
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  62. ncbi Biologic rhythms in the immune system
    E Haus
    Regions Hospital, HealthPartners Research Foundation, St Paul, MN 55101 2595, USA
    Chronobiol Int 16:581-622. 1999
    ..The medical application of the biologic rhythms of the immune system extends to diagnostic measures, as well as treatment...

Research Grants53

  1. Evaluation of a Natural Experiment to Improve Statewide Depression Care in MN
    Leif Solberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, by conducting the study in cooperation with those who pay for and deliver the care, the project will demonstrate a new approach to research-practice partnerships. ..
  2. Evaluation of a Natural Experiment to Improve Statewide Depression Care in MN
    Leif I Solberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Finally, by conducting the study in cooperation with those who pay for and deliver the care, the project will demonstrate a new approach to research-practice partnerships. ..
  3. Childhood Hypertension and Obesity: Diagnosis, Care, and Costs
    PATRICK O CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will be of great benefit to public health by providing a deeper understanding of the relationship between childhood hypertension and obesity and its' impact on health in adulthood. ..
  4. Reciprocal Relationships between Diabetes and Depression
    PATRICK O CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This project will provide important missing information needed to improve the care of millions of people worldwide who suffer the devastating consequences of comorbid diabetes and depression. ..
  5. Childhood Hypertension and Obesity: Diagnosis, Care, and Costs
    PATRICK J O apos CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results will be of great benefit to public health by providing a deeper understanding of the relationship between childhood hypertension and obesity and its'impact on health in adulthood. ..
  6. ORGANIZATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS AND CHRONIC DISEASE CARE
    PATRICK O CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Results will be relevant to policy makers, purchasers, health plans, medical groups, and clinics that are seeking to improve chronic disease care, and may suggest new intervention strategies worth further investigation. ..
  7. Reducing Clinical Inertia in Diabetes Care
    PATRICK O CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results of this project will have significant clinical and policy implications. ..
  8. PHYSICIAN INTERVENTION TO IMPROVE DIABETES CARE
    PATRICK O CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The study will have substantial impact on clinical practice and policy whether the results are positive or negative. If successful, the interventions will be easily disseminated to other primary care practice settings. ..
  9. Personalized Physician Learning Intervention to Improve Hypertension Control
    PATRICK J O apos CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Results have the potential to improve the care of millions of Americans who silently suffer the ravages of one of the most devastating and hard to control chronic diseases of all time. ..
  10. Prioritized Clinical Decision Support to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk
    PATRICK J O apos CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If successful, this decision support tool could be broadly used to both standardize and personalize care delivered by case managers, pharmacists, and other providers in a wide range of care delivery configurations. ..
  11. Maintaining Physical Activity in Older Adult MCO Members
    Brian Martinson; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  12. Work-Strain, Career Course and Research Integrity
    Brian Martinson; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  13. Procedural Justice, Identity, and Research Integrity
    Brian Martinson; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  14. Home Blood Pressure Telemonitoring and Case Management to Control Hypertension
    Karen L Margolis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results of the project will have important implications for future efforts to improve care provided to many of the estimated 20 million Americans with uncontrolled hypertension. ..
  15. Novel Approaches to Weight Loss Maintenance
    Nancy Sherwood; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results will provide important information on the effectiveness of a new weight loss maintenance intervention that could potentially be widely disseminated. ..
  16. Home Blood Pressure Telemonitoring and Case Management to Control Hypertension
    Karen Margolis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results of the project will have important implications for future efforts to improve care provided to many of the estimated 20 million Americans with uncontrolled hypertension. ..
  17. Healthy Homes/Healthy Kids: Pediatric Primary Care-based Obesity Prevention
    Nancy Sherwood; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The phone-based program will reinforce the physician message and help parents create a healthy home environment to encourage healthy eating and activity patterns and healthy weight gain in their children. ..
  18. Home Blood Pressure Telemonitoring and Case Management to Control Hypertension
    Karen Margolis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results of the project will have important implications for future efforts to improve care provided to many of the estimated 20 million Americans with uncontrolled hypertension. ..
  19. Novel Approaches to Weight Loss Maintenance
    Nancy Sherwood; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Results will provide important information on the effectiveness of a new weight loss maintenance intervention that could potentially be widely disseminated. ..
  20. Healthy Homes/Healthy Kids: Pediatric Primary Care-based Obesity Prevention
    NANCY E contact SHERWOOD; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The phone-based program will reinforce the physician message and help parents create a healthy home environment to encourage healthy eating and activity patterns and healthy weight gain in their children. ..
  21. Cancer Surveillance in HMO Administrative Data
    Feifei Wei; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If these databases are shown to be valid, they provide promising resources for cancer studies, with extensive information on treatment, follow-up and outcome far exceeding those available from traditional cancer registries. ..