Ronald L Horswell

Summary

Affiliation: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Use of the emergency department for less-urgent care among type 2 diabetics under a disease management program
    Shang Jyh Chiou
    Department of Health Care Administration, College of Health Science, Asia University, 500, Lioufeng Road, Wufeng, Taichung County 41354, Taiwan
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:223. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint A staged management diabetes foot program versus standard care: a 1-year cost and utilization comparison in a state public hospital system
    Ronald L Horswell
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 3849 North Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70806, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:1743-6. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Disease management programs for the underserved
    Ronald Horswell
    Louisiana State University Health Care Services Division, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70821 1308, USA
    Dis Manag 11:145-52. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Diabetes mellitus medication assistance program: relationship of effectiveness to adherence
    Ronald L Horswell
    Statistical Analysis, Louisiana State University Health Care Services Division, Baton Rouge, LA 70821, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:677-86. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Mortality benefit of a comprehensive heart failure disease management program in indigent patients
    Kathy A Hebert
    Leonard J Chabert Medical Center, Houma, LA, USA
    Am Heart J 151:478-83. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Factors influencing acceptance of influenza vaccination given in an ED
    William Cassidy
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Earl K Long Medical Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70805, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 27:1027-33. 2009
  7. pmc Weight loss maintenance following a primary care intervention for low-income minority women
    Pamela D Martin
    Family Medicine Residency, Baton Rouge General Medical Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2462-7. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Perceived barriers to diabetic eye care: qualitative study of patients and physicians
    M Elizabeth Hartnett
    Department of Ophthalmology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7040, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 123:387-91. 2005

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Publications8

  1. pmc Use of the emergency department for less-urgent care among type 2 diabetics under a disease management program
    Shang Jyh Chiou
    Department of Health Care Administration, College of Health Science, Asia University, 500, Lioufeng Road, Wufeng, Taichung County 41354, Taiwan
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:223. 2009
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  2. ncbi request reprint A staged management diabetes foot program versus standard care: a 1-year cost and utilization comparison in a state public hospital system
    Ronald L Horswell
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 3849 North Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70806, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:1743-6. 2003
    ..To determine whether staged management of foot ulcers reduces health care costs and utilization...
  3. doi request reprint Disease management programs for the underserved
    Ronald Horswell
    Louisiana State University Health Care Services Division, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70821 1308, USA
    Dis Manag 11:145-52. 2008
    ..To ensure appropriate treatment, patients are able to enroll in the Medication Assistance program. This largely improves adherence to medications for those patients unable to afford them otherwise...
  4. doi request reprint Diabetes mellitus medication assistance program: relationship of effectiveness to adherence
    Ronald L Horswell
    Statistical Analysis, Louisiana State University Health Care Services Division, Baton Rouge, LA 70821, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:677-86. 2008
    ..88% improvement in HbA1c. Further study is needed to investigate factors related to non-adherence within medication assistance programs and the effect of such programs on other patient outcomes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mortality benefit of a comprehensive heart failure disease management program in indigent patients
    Kathy A Hebert
    Leonard J Chabert Medical Center, Houma, LA, USA
    Am Heart J 151:478-83. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether participation in an HFDM program would reduce mortality in an indigent population from rural Louisiana...
  6. doi request reprint Factors influencing acceptance of influenza vaccination given in an ED
    William Cassidy
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Earl K Long Medical Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70805, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 27:1027-33. 2009
    ..Immunization factors were month, comorbidity, and not being pregnant. Factors associated with suboptimal acceptance and receipt should be addressed in future efforts...
  7. pmc Weight loss maintenance following a primary care intervention for low-income minority women
    Pamela D Martin
    Family Medicine Residency, Baton Rouge General Medical Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2462-7. 2008
    ..Women demonstrated weight regain at the 18-month follow-up assessment, suggesting that more intensive follow-up in the primary care setting may be needed to obtain successful long-term weight loss maintenance...
  8. ncbi request reprint Perceived barriers to diabetic eye care: qualitative study of patients and physicians
    M Elizabeth Hartnett
    Department of Ophthalmology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7040, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 123:387-91. 2005
    ..To address inadequate retinopathy screening at a largely indigent clinic and to explore perceived barriers, using qualitative techniques...