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 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 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 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. 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
  9. ncbi 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
  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

Publications17

  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
    ..Literature on difficult doctor-patient relationships has focused on the "difficult patient." Our objective was to determine physician and practice characteristics associated with greater physician-reported frustration with patients...
  2. doi 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 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 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
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first longitudinal study to assess predictors of long-term and incident opioid use among patients with lumbar spine conditions...
  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. 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...
  9. ncbi 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...
  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. 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...
  12. ncbi Telecare collaborative management of chronic pain in primary care: a randomized clinical trial
    Kurt Kroenke
    VA HSR and D Center for Health Information and Communication, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana2Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis3Regenstrief Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana
    JAMA 312:240-8. 2014
    ..Chronic musculoskeletal pain is among the most prevalent, costly, and disabling medical disorders. However, few clinical trials have examined interventions to improve chronic pain in primary care...
  13. doi 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
    ..Also, composite measures that combined pain severity and interference into a single score (BPI total, PEG, SF-36 pain) performed comparably to separate measures of each domain (BPI severity and BPI interference)...
  14. doi 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...
  15. ncbi Contrasting tensions between patients and PCPs in chronic pain management: a qualitative study
    Alicia A Bergman
    VA Health Services Research and Development, Center of Excellence on Implementation of Evidence Based Practices, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Pain Med 14:1689-97. 2013
    ..The goal of this qualitative study was to develop a better understanding of the respective experiences, perceptions, and challenges that patients with chronic pain and PCPs face communicating with each other about pain management...
  16. doi "I'm not abusing or anything": patient-physician communication about opioid treatment in chronic pain
    Marianne S Matthias
    VA HSR and D Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, USA Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, USA Department of Communication Studies, Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 93:197-202. 2013
    ..To characterize clinical communication about opioids through direct analysis of clinic visits and in-depth interviews with patients...
  17. doi Advancing the science of primary care pain medicine
    Erin E Krebs
    Pain Med 9:490-2. 2008