Patti L Ephraim

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of limb loss and congenital limb deficiency: a review of the literature
    Patti L Ephraim
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:747-61. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Phantom pain, residual limb pain, and back pain in amputees: results of a national survey
    Patti L Ephraim
    Limb Loss Research and Statistics Program, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1910-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Environmental barriers experienced by amputees: the Craig Hospital Inventory of Environmental Factors-Short Form
    Patti L Ephraim
    Limb Loss Research and Statistics Program, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:328-33. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Improving urban African Americans' blood pressure control through multi-level interventions in the Achieving Blood Pressure Control Together (ACT) study: A randomized clinical trial
    Patti L Ephraim
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 38:370-82. 2014
  5. pmc The providing resources to enhance African American patients' readiness to make decisions about kidney disease (PREPARED) study: protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Patti L Ephraim
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 2024 E Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:135. 2012
  6. pmc Protocol of a randomized controlled trial of culturally sensitive interventions to improve African Americans' and non-African Americans' early, shared, and informed consideration of live kidney transplantation: the Talking About Live Kidney Donation (TALK
    L Ebony Boulware
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2024 E, Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 12:34. 2011
  7. pmc Selecting renal replacement therapies: what do African American and non-African American patients and their families think others should know? A mixed methods study
    Nicole Depasquale
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 14:9. 2013
  8. pmc Development of a decision aid to inform patients' and families' renal replacement therapy selection decisions
    Jessica M Ameling
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:140. 2012
  9. pmc Effectiveness of educational and social worker interventions to activate patients' discussion and pursuit of preemptive living donor kidney transplantation: a randomized controlled trial
    L Ebony Boulware
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 61:476-86. 2013
  10. pmc Adapting hypertension self-management interventions to enhance their sustained effectiveness among urban African Americans
    Jessica M Ameling
    Departments of Medicine Mss Ameling, Bone, Flynn, and Lewis Boyer and Drs Levine, Hill Briggs, Fitzpatrick, Noronha, Cooper, Aboutamar, Albert and Boulware and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Dr Fagan and Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology Dr Wolff, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore Maryland Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research Mss Ameling, Ephraim, Lewis Boyer, and Flynn and Drs Hill Briggs, Fitzpatrick, Cooper, and Boulware and Johns Hopkins Community Physicians Dr Albert, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland Departments of Epidemiology Ms Ephraim and Drs Cooper and Boulware, Health Behavior and Society Ms Bone and Drs Roter, Hill Briggs, and Cooper and Health Policy and Management Drs Levine and Wolff Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore Maryland Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois Dr Fitzpatrick Center for Primary Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York Dr Noronha Johns Hopkins Health Care, LLC, Glen Burnie, Maryland Drs Noronha and Fagan Sister Together and Reaching, Inc, Baltimore, London WC1E 7HT
    Fam Community Health 37:119-33. 2014

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of limb loss and congenital limb deficiency: a review of the literature
    Patti L Ephraim
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:747-61. 2003
    ..To examine the state of research on population-based studies of the incidence of limb amputation and birth prevalence of limb deficiency...
  2. ncbi request reprint Phantom pain, residual limb pain, and back pain in amputees: results of a national survey
    Patti L Ephraim
    Limb Loss Research and Statistics Program, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1910-9. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Environmental barriers experienced by amputees: the Craig Hospital Inventory of Environmental Factors-Short Form
    Patti L Ephraim
    Limb Loss Research and Statistics Program, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:328-33. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Improving urban African Americans' blood pressure control through multi-level interventions in the Achieving Blood Pressure Control Together (ACT) study: A randomized clinical trial
    Patti L Ephraim
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 38:370-82. 2014
    ..However, studies of multi-level interventions designed specifically to improve urban African American patients' blood pressure self-management by simultaneously leveraging patient, family, and community strengths are lacking...
  5. pmc The providing resources to enhance African American patients' readiness to make decisions about kidney disease (PREPARED) study: protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Patti L Ephraim
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 2024 E Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:135. 2012
    ..The effectiveness of informational and financial interventions to enhance informed decision-making among African Americans with end stage renal disease (ESRD) and improve rates of LRT is unknown...
  6. pmc Protocol of a randomized controlled trial of culturally sensitive interventions to improve African Americans' and non-African Americans' early, shared, and informed consideration of live kidney transplantation: the Talking About Live Kidney Donation (TALK
    L Ebony Boulware
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2024 E, Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 12:34. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Selecting renal replacement therapies: what do African American and non-African American patients and their families think others should know? A mixed methods study
    Nicole Depasquale
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 14:9. 2013
    ..Little is known regarding the types of information African American and non-African American patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and their families need to inform renal replacement therapy (RRT) decisions...
  8. pmc Development of a decision aid to inform patients' and families' renal replacement therapy selection decisions
    Jessica M Ameling
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:140. 2012
    ....
  9. pmc Effectiveness of educational and social worker interventions to activate patients' discussion and pursuit of preemptive living donor kidney transplantation: a randomized controlled trial
    L Ebony Boulware
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 61:476-86. 2013
    ..Many patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) have difficulty becoming actively engaged in the pursuit of preemptive living donor kidney transplantation...
  10. pmc Adapting hypertension self-management interventions to enhance their sustained effectiveness among urban African Americans
    Jessica M Ameling
    Departments of Medicine Mss Ameling, Bone, Flynn, and Lewis Boyer and Drs Levine, Hill Briggs, Fitzpatrick, Noronha, Cooper, Aboutamar, Albert and Boulware and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Dr Fagan and Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology Dr Wolff, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore Maryland Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research Mss Ameling, Ephraim, Lewis Boyer, and Flynn and Drs Hill Briggs, Fitzpatrick, Cooper, and Boulware and Johns Hopkins Community Physicians Dr Albert, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland Departments of Epidemiology Ms Ephraim and Drs Cooper and Boulware, Health Behavior and Society Ms Bone and Drs Roter, Hill Briggs, and Cooper and Health Policy and Management Drs Levine and Wolff Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore Maryland Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois Dr Fitzpatrick Center for Primary Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York Dr Noronha Johns Hopkins Health Care, LLC, Glen Burnie, Maryland Drs Noronha and Fagan Sister Together and Reaching, Inc, Baltimore, London WC1E 7HT
    Fam Community Health 37:119-33. 2014
    ..The process required substantial time and resources, and the adapted interventions will be tested in a randomized controlled trial. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparative Effectiveness of Early Versus Conventional TimingĀ of Dialysis Initiation in Advanced CKD
    Deidra C Crews
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Md Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 63:806-15. 2014
    ..Previous observational studies examining outcomes associated with the timing of dialysis therapy initiation in the United States have often been limited by lead time and survivor bias...
  12. pmc African American and non-African American patients' and families' decision making about renal replacement therapies
    Johanna Sheu
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Qual Health Res 22:997-1006. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that a greater emphasis on the improved engagement of patients and their families in shared decision making about RRT initiation is needed for both ethnic/racial minorities and nonminorities...
  13. pmc Creating a transdisciplinary research center to reduce cardiovascular health disparities in Baltimore, Maryland: lessons learned
    Lisa A Cooper
    Lisa A Cooper, L Ebony Boulware, Edgar R Miller III, Sherita Hill Golden, Gary Noronha, Hsin Chieh Yeh, David M Levine, Felicia Hill Briggs, Jeanne Charleston, Nae Yuh Wang, Hanan Aboumatar, Jennifer P Halbert, and Frederick L Brancati are with the Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Kathryn A Carson and Patti L Ephraim are with the Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore Mary Margaret Huizinga is with Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, TN Debra L Roter and Lee R Bone are with the Department of Health Behavior and Society at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Miyong Kim is with the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore
    Am J Public Health 103:e26-38. 2013
    ..We also share the early lessons learned in the center's design. ..
  14. pmc Comparative effectiveness studies to improve clinical outcomes in end stage renal disease: the DEcIDE patient outcomes in end stage renal disease study
    L Ebony Boulware
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 2024 E, Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:167. 2012
    ..Evidence is lacking to inform providers' and patients' decisions about many common treatment strategies for patients with end stage renal disease (ESRD)...
  15. doi request reprint Estimating the prevalence of limb loss in the United States: 2005 to 2050
    Kathryn Ziegler-Graham
    Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, St Olaf College, Northfield, MN, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:422-9. 2008
    ..To estimate the current prevalence of limb loss in the United States and project the future prevalence to the year 2050...