Erin E Krebs

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The difficult doctor? Characteristics of physicians who report frustration with patients: an analysis of survey data
    Erin E Krebs
    Center for Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Richard L Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:128. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Comparative mortality among Department of Veterans Affairs patients prescribed methadone or long-acting morphine for chronic pain
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Pain 152:1789-95. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Primary care monitoring of long-term opioid therapy among veterans with chronic pain
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Pain Med 12:740-6. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Comparative responsiveness of pain outcome measures among primary care patients with musculoskeletal pain
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Med Care 48:1007-14. 2010
  5. pmc Documentation of pain care processes does not accurately reflect pain management delivered in primary care
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:194-9. 2010
  6. pmc Predictors of long-term opioid use among patients with painful lumbar spine conditions
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VA Medical Center Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine and Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Pain 11:44-52. 2010
  7. pmc Development and initial validation of the PEG, a three-item scale assessing pain intensity and interference
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:733-8. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Treating the physical symptoms of depression with second-generation antidepressants: a systematic review and metaanalysis
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Psychosomatics 49:191-8. 2008
  9. pmc Accuracy of the pain numeric rating scale as a screening test in primary care
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1453-8. 2007
  10. pmc Reciprocal relationship between pain and depression: a 12-month longitudinal analysis in primary care
    Kurt Kroenke
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Pain 12:964-73. 2011

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc The difficult doctor? Characteristics of physicians who report frustration with patients: an analysis of survey data
    Erin E Krebs
    Center for Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Richard L Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:128. 2006
    ..quot; Our objective was to determine physician and practice characteristics associated with greater physician-reported frustration with patients...
  2. doi request reprint Comparative mortality among Department of Veterans Affairs patients prescribed methadone or long-acting morphine for chronic pain
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Pain 152:1789-95. 2011
    ..Randomized trials and prospective observational research are needed to better understand the relative safety of long-acting opioids...
  3. doi request reprint Primary care monitoring of long-term opioid therapy among veterans with chronic pain
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Pain Med 12:740-6. 2011
    ..To characterize long-term opioid prescribing and monitoring practices in primary care...
  4. doi request reprint Comparative responsiveness of pain outcome measures among primary care patients with musculoskeletal pain
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Med Care 48:1007-14. 2010
    ..Comparative responsiveness data are needed to inform choices about pain outcome measures...
  5. pmc Documentation of pain care processes does not accurately reflect pain management delivered in primary care
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:194-9. 2010
    ..Studies have found that primary care providers frequently fail to document pain assessment and management...
  6. pmc Predictors of long-term opioid use among patients with painful lumbar spine conditions
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VA Medical Center Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine and Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Pain 11:44-52. 2010
    ..The greater risk of opioid continuation with nonsurgical therapy may be helpful in decision-making about treatment. The relationship between opioid use, smoking, and other substance use deserves further study...
  7. pmc Development and initial validation of the PEG, a three-item scale assessing pain intensity and interference
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:733-8. 2009
    ..A brief and straightforward multidimensional pain measure could potentially improve initial assessment and follow-up of chronic pain in primary care...
  8. doi request reprint Treating the physical symptoms of depression with second-generation antidepressants: a systematic review and metaanalysis
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Psychosomatics 49:191-8. 2008
    ..Approximately two-thirds of patients with depression experience physical pain symptoms. Coexisting pain complicates the treatment of depression and is associated with worse depression outcomes...
  9. pmc Accuracy of the pain numeric rating scale as a screening test in primary care
    Erin E Krebs
    Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1453-8. 2007
    ..Universal pain screening with a 0-10 pain intensity numeric rating scale (NRS) has been widely implemented in primary care...
  10. pmc Reciprocal relationship between pain and depression: a 12-month longitudinal analysis in primary care
    Kurt Kroenke
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Pain 12:964-73. 2011
    ..28, P < .0001). Results from the full cohort were similar in the clinical trial subgroup. In summary, pain and depression have strong and similar effects on one another when assessed longitudinally over 12 months...
  11. doi request reprint Comparative responsiveness of pain measures in cancer patients
    Kurt Kroenke
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence for Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Pain 13:764-72. 2012
    ..Ultra-brief measures offer a valid and efficient means of assessing and monitoring pain for the clinical management as well as research of cancer-related pain...
  12. doi request reprint Pharmacotherapy of chronic pain: a synthesis of recommendations from systematic reviews
    Kurt Kroenke
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:206-19. 2009
    ..This article provides an evidence-based approach to the pharmacotherapy of chronic pain...
  13. pmc Longitudinal comparison of three depression measures in adult cancer patients
    Shelley A Johns
    School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 45:71-82. 2013
    ..Although a number of depression measures have been used with cancer patients, longitudinal comparisons of several measures in the same patient population have been infrequently reported...
  14. doi request reprint Advancing the science of primary care pain medicine
    Erin E Krebs
    Pain Med 9:490-2. 2008