Carol Mancuso

Summary

Affiliation: Hospital for Special Surgery
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Improvement in asthma quality of life in patients enrolled in a prospective study to increase lifestyle physical activity
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    J Asthma 50:103-7. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of office-based spirometry in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    C A Mancuso
    Research Division, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Lupus 21:1343-50. 2012
  3. pmc Time to seeking emergency department care for asthma: self-management, clinical features at presentation, and hospitalization
    Carol A Mancuso
    Department of Medicine, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Asthma 49:275-81. 2012
  4. pmc Increasing physical activity in patients with asthma through positive affect and self-affirmation: a randomized trial
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:337-43. 2012
  5. pmc Randomized trials to modify patients' preoperative expectations of hip and knee arthroplasties
    Carol A Mancuso
    Department of Medicine, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:424-31. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Patient-reported and physician-reported depressive conditions in relation to asthma severity and control
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East Seventieth St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Chest 133:1142-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Psychological and somatic symptoms in screening for depression in asthma patients
    Carol A Mancuso
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    J Asthma 45:221-5. 2008
  8. pmc Development and testing of the Asthma Self-Management Questionnaire
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 102:294-302. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Fulfillment of patients' expectations for total hip arthroplasty
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2073-8. 2009
  10. pmc Randomized trial of self-management education in asthmatic patients and effects of depressive symptoms
    Carol A Mancuso
    Department of Medicine, Research Division, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 105:12-9. 2010

Research Grants

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Publications39

  1. pmc Improvement in asthma quality of life in patients enrolled in a prospective study to increase lifestyle physical activity
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    J Asthma 50:103-7. 2013
    ..The objective of this analysis was to assess longitudinal asthma status in 256 primary care patients in New York City enrolled in a trial to increase lifestyle physical activity...
  2. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of office-based spirometry in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    C A Mancuso
    Research Division, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Lupus 21:1343-50. 2012
    ..The goals of this study were to describe pulmonary function measured by office-based spirometry in patients with SLE and to compare spirometry with physical activity and systemic fatigue...
  3. pmc Time to seeking emergency department care for asthma: self-management, clinical features at presentation, and hospitalization
    Carol A Mancuso
    Department of Medicine, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Asthma 49:275-81. 2012
    ..The objectives of this analysis were to assess time to seeking ED care, self-management of asthma exacerbations, and clinical status on presentation...
  4. pmc Increasing physical activity in patients with asthma through positive affect and self-affirmation: a randomized trial
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:337-43. 2012
    ..We evaluated whether an educational intervention enhanced with positive-affect induction and self-affirmation was more effective than the educational protocol alone in increasing physical activity in asthma patients...
  5. pmc Randomized trials to modify patients' preoperative expectations of hip and knee arthroplasties
    Carol A Mancuso
    Department of Medicine, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:424-31. 2008
    ..4+/-10 for intervention patients (range, -26+/-33) and +2.4+/-10 for control patients (range, -30+/-30). Patients' preoperative expectations of their recovery from THA or TKA can be modified by preoperative educational classes...
  6. doi request reprint Patient-reported and physician-reported depressive conditions in relation to asthma severity and control
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East Seventieth St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Chest 133:1142-8. 2008
    ..Our objectives were to identify associations between patient- and physician-reported depressive conditions and asthma severity and control...
  7. doi request reprint Psychological and somatic symptoms in screening for depression in asthma patients
    Carol A Mancuso
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    J Asthma 45:221-5. 2008
    ..Thus, more patients had a positive CESD-SF screen, which was attributable mostly to a somatic sleep symptom that overlaps with asthma symptoms, and the GDS was more consistent with physicians' reports of depressive disorders...
  8. pmc Development and testing of the Asthma Self-Management Questionnaire
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 102:294-302. 2009
    ..Assessing self-management knowledge can guide physicians in teaching patients necessary skills...
  9. doi request reprint Fulfillment of patients' expectations for total hip arthroplasty
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2073-8. 2009
    ..The objective of the present study was to determine the proportion of expectations that were fulfilled following total hip arthroplasty as well as how the fulfillment of expectations relates to patient and clinical characteristics...
  10. pmc Randomized trial of self-management education in asthmatic patients and effects of depressive symptoms
    Carol A Mancuso
    Department of Medicine, Research Division, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 105:12-9. 2010
    ..Self-management education is a cornerstone of routine asthma care...
  11. pmc Knowledge, attitude, and self-efficacy in asthma self-management and quality of life
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Asthma 47:883-8. 2010
    ..Cognitive variables such as knowledge, attitude, and self-efficacy affect asthma patients' abilities to be effective self-managers...
  12. doi request reprint Perceptions and measurements of physical activity in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    C A Mancuso
    Research Division and Division of Rheumatology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Lupus 20:231-42. 2011
    ..Most patients believed physical activity provided long-term benefits for SLE and that they could be more physically active...
  13. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of self-management education for asthma patients in the emergency department
    Carol A Mancuso
    Department of Medicine, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 57:603-12. 2011
    ..Patients using the emergency department (ED) for asthma may benefit from self-management education. Our goal is to test an educational intervention in 296 asthma ED patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in social network experience and perceptions of benefit of arthritis treatments among New York City Medicare beneficiaries with self-reported hip and knee pain
    Valerie A Blake
    North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, New Hyde Park, New York, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 47:366-71. 2002
    ..To determine whether social network experience and perceptions of benefit of arthritis treatments influence the decision to seek diagnosis and treatment...
  15. ncbi request reprint A comparison of self-reported hip symptomatology in hip replacement patients and a population-based sample of medicare beneficiaries
    Margaret G E Peterson
    Research Division, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Med Sci Monit 10:CR275-81. 2004
    ..The objective was to compare the severity of hip symptoms between a population-based sample of community-dwelling Medicare beneficiaries and a hospital-based sample of patients undergoing total hip replacement surgery...
  16. ncbi request reprint Patients with poor preoperative functional status have high expectations of total hip arthroplasty
    Carol A Mancuso
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    J Arthroplasty 18:872-8. 2003
    ..Identifying and addressing expectations, particularly possibly unrealistic expectations, are important elements in discussions with patients before THA...
  17. doi request reprint Anakinra's efficacy is variable in refractory gout: report of ten cases
    Kun Chen
    Rheumatology Division, Weill Cornell Medical College, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 40:210-4. 2010
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of anakinra for patients with acute gout...
  18. pmc Prospective study of new participants in a community-based mind-body training program
    Sung W Lee
    Center for Complementary and Integrative Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:760-5. 2004
    ..Mind-body practices such as yoga are widely popular, but little is known about how such exercises impact health-related quality of life...
  19. doi request reprint Beliefs about asthma medications: patients perceive both benefits and drawbacks
    Tiffany N Choi
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    J Asthma 45:409-14. 2008
    ..9 +/- 1.3 vs 0.9 +/- 0.9; p = .02). Providers should be aware of patients' beliefs about medications in order to reinforce perceived benefits and address perceived drawbacks...
  20. ncbi request reprint How do cancer patients choose their coping strategies? A qualitative study
    Lilli B Link
    Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, 630 W 168th Street, Box 43, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 58:96-103. 2005
  21. ncbi request reprint Patients' expectations of shoulder surgery
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York and the Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York NY 10021, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 11:541-9. 2002
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  22. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial variables and fatigue: a longitudinal study comparing individuals with rheumatoid arthritis and healthy controls
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Rheumatol 33:1496-502. 2006
    ..In individuals with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and healthy controls, at enrollment and one year later, we evaluated relationships between diverse psychosocial characteristics and fatigue in multivariate analyses...
  23. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of a medication adherence self-efficacy scale in hypertensive African-American patients
    Gbenga Ogedegbe
    Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, Box 46, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:520-9. 2003
    ..5, kappa >0.4, and clinical relevance of individual items. Clinicians and researchers can use this scale to identify situations in which patients have low self-efficacy in adhering to prescribed medications...
  24. ncbi request reprint Patients' expectations of asthma treatment
    Carol A Mancuso
    Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Asthma 40:873-81. 2003
    ..These findings indicate that clinicians can intervene in diverse areas to foster realistic expectations of treatment outcomes among asthma patients...
  25. doi request reprint Novel use of patient-derived vignettes to foster self-efficacy in an asthma self-management workbook
    Carol A Mancuso
    Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Health Promot Pract 11:44-53. 2010
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  26. pmc Impact of health literacy on longitudinal asthma outcomes
    Carol A Mancuso
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:813-7. 2006
    ..The impact of health literacy on longitudinal asthma outcomes is not known...
  27. ncbi request reprint Measuring physical activity in asthma patients: two-minute walk test, repeated chair rise test, and self-reported energy expenditure
    Carol A Mancuso
    Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Asthma 44:333-40. 2007
    ..38. Performance-based and self-reported measures provide information about various aspects of exercise capacity and can be used during routine clinical practice to assess physical activity in asthma patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of negative workplace events among employed rheumatoid arthritis patients and healthy controls
    Carol A Mancuso
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 53:958-64. 2005
    ..Less is known about workplace events in patients who continued to work. The goal of this longitudinal study was to compare the incidence of negative workplace events between employed patients with RA and healthy controls...
  29. pmc Expectations of blood pressure management in hypertensive African-American patients: a qualitative study
    Gbenga Ogedegbe
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:442-9. 2004
    ..The taxonomy of patient expectations outlined in this study may serve as a useful framework for patient education and counseling about hypertension and its management in this patient population...
  30. ncbi request reprint Different methods to assess quality of life from multiple follow-ups in a longitudinal asthma study
    Carol A Mancuso
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:45-54. 2004
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  31. ncbi request reprint Barriers and facilitators to healthy physical activity in asthma patients
    Carol A Mancuso
    Joan and Stanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Asthma 43:137-43. 2006
    ..Developing interventions to foster prudent lifestyle activities and exercise among asthma patients should be a priority to decrease long-term health risks...
  32. ncbi request reprint Barriers and facilitators of medication adherence in hypertensive African Americans: a qualitative study
    Gbenga Ogedegbe
    Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:3-12. 2004
    ..This study explored the perspectives of hypertensive African-American patients, in 2 primary care practices, regarding the factors they perceived as barriers or facilitators of adherence to prescribed antihypertensive medications...
  33. ncbi request reprint Adverse work outcomes and events attributed to asthma
    Carol A Mancuso
    Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Ind Med 44:236-45. 2003
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess the impact of asthma on work function, workplace events, and career...
  34. pmc Obesity and exercise habits of asthmatic patients
    Heidi Westermann
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 101:488-94. 2008
    ..National guidelines recommend 20 to 30 minutes of exercise 3 to 5 days a week. However, achieving these goals may be challenging for asthmatic patients whose symptoms are exacerbated by exercise...
  35. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trials of positive affect and self-affirmation to facilitate healthy behaviors in patients with cardiopulmonary diseases: rationale, trial design, and methods
    Mary E Charlson
    Center for Complementary and Integrative Medicine and Division of General Internal Medicine, Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 28:748-62. 2007
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  36. ncbi request reprint Comparison of energy expenditure from lifestyle physical activities between patients with rheumatoid arthritis and healthy controls
    Carol A Mancuso
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:672-8. 2007
    ..Low energy expenditure is a risk for cardiovascular morbidity. The goals of this study were to compare energy expenditure between patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and healthy controls...
  37. ncbi request reprint Asthma patients' assessments of health care and medical decision making: the role of health literacy
    Carol A Mancuso
    Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    J Asthma 43:41-4. 2006
    ..13, .65). These relationships persisted after controlling for demographic and asthma characteristics. These results provide additional incentives for physicians to find better ways to explain asthma treatments to low literacy patients...
  38. ncbi request reprint Patients' satisfaction with the process of total hip arthroplasty
    Carol A Mancuso
    Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York City, USA
    J Healthc Qual 25:12-8; quiz 18-9. 2003
    ..This study demonstrated that THA, in addition to being an effective treatment for hip arthritis, also is a desirable option from the perspective of patient satisfaction with the process of care...
  39. ncbi request reprint Exploring concerns of children with cancer
    Karen Moody
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology Oncology, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Support Care Cancer 14:960-6. 2006
    ..The goals of this study were to identify important quality-of-life issues from the perspectives of children with cancer and to identify how they think their experience with cancer treatment could be improved...

Research Grants5

  1. Trial of Asthma Patient Education in the Emergency Room
    Carol Mancuso; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Other long-term objectives are to use the program as a basis for similar programs for children, adolescents and their caregivers in the ED, primary care, and school settings. ..
  2. Trial of Asthma Patient Education in the Emergency Room
    Carol Mancuso; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Other long-term objectives are to use the program as a basis for similar programs for children, adolescents and their caregivers in the ED, primary care, and school settings. ..