F Frost

Summary

Affiliation: Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Automated inter-rater reliability assessment and electronic data collection in a multi-center breast cancer study
    Soe Soe Thwin
    Geriatrics Section, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:23. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Identifying US populations for the study of health effects related to drinking water arsenic
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, 2425 Ridgecrest Dr SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 13:231-9. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Is contaminated groundwater an important cause of viral gastroenteritis in the United States?
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, 2425 Ridgecrest Drive, SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    J Environ Health 65:9-14, 38; quiz 41-3. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Physical injury risks associated with drinking water arsenic treatment
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Clinic Foundation, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Risk Anal 22:235-43. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Analysis of serological responses to Cryptosporidium antigen among NHANES III participants
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:473-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Influenza and COPD mortality protection as pleiotropic, dose-dependent effects of statins
    Floyd J Frost
    Health and Environmental Epidemiology Program, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, 2425 Ridgecrest Dr SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Chest 131:1006-12. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint A comparison of two methods for estimating the health care costs of epilepsy
    F J Frost
    Southwest Center for Managed Care Research, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Epilepsia 41:1020-6. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Serological evidence of Cryptosporidium infections in southern Europe
    F J Frost
    The Lovelace Clinic Foundation, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 16:385-90. 2000
  9. pmc Increasing hospitalization and death possibly due to Clostridium difficile diarrheal disease
    F Frost
    Southwest Center for Managed Care Research, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 4:619-25. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Serological evidence of endemic waterborne cryptosporidium infections
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Clinic Foundation, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:222-7. 2002

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Publications26

  1. pmc Automated inter-rater reliability assessment and electronic data collection in a multi-center breast cancer study
    Soe Soe Thwin
    Geriatrics Section, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:23. 2007
    ..There remains a need to examine potential benefits, efficiencies, and innovations associated with an EDC system in a multi-center medical record review study...
  2. ncbi request reprint Identifying US populations for the study of health effects related to drinking water arsenic
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, 2425 Ridgecrest Dr SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 13:231-9. 2003
    ..Mortality and incidence of diseases known to be associated with arsenic exposure can and should be examined in these counties as part of a comprehensive assessment of arsenic health effects in US populations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Is contaminated groundwater an important cause of viral gastroenteritis in the United States?
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, 2425 Ridgecrest Drive, SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    J Environ Health 65:9-14, 38; quiz 41-3. 2002
    ..These surveys should include groundwater from a wide range of geological conditions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Physical injury risks associated with drinking water arsenic treatment
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Clinic Foundation, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Risk Anal 22:235-43. 2002
    ..Coagulation/microfiltration treatment will result in substantially fewer transportation deaths than either ion exchange or activated alumina...
  5. ncbi request reprint Analysis of serological responses to Cryptosporidium antigen among NHANES III participants
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:473-8. 2004
    ..Intensity of responses was compared by geographic area, age, sex, race/ethnicity, income, and hepatitis A seropositivity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Influenza and COPD mortality protection as pleiotropic, dose-dependent effects of statins
    Floyd J Frost
    Health and Environmental Epidemiology Program, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, 2425 Ridgecrest Dr SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Chest 131:1006-12. 2007
    ..We assessed whether statin users had reduced mortality risks from these conditions...
  7. ncbi request reprint A comparison of two methods for estimating the health care costs of epilepsy
    F J Frost
    Southwest Center for Managed Care Research, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Epilepsia 41:1020-6. 2000
    ..These methods may underestimate the cost of medical care for epilepsy. Two methods for estimating the medical care costs of epilepsy ("epilepsy-attributable cost method" and "case-control cost method") were compared...
  8. ncbi request reprint Serological evidence of Cryptosporidium infections in southern Europe
    F J Frost
    The Lovelace Clinic Foundation, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 16:385-90. 2000
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  9. pmc Increasing hospitalization and death possibly due to Clostridium difficile diarrheal disease
    F Frost
    Southwest Center for Managed Care Research, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 4:619-25. 1998
    ..Also, 88% of Washington State death certificates (1985 to 1996) coded to unspecified enteric pathogen infections (ICD0084) listed C. difficile infection...
  10. ncbi request reprint Serological evidence of endemic waterborne cryptosporidium infections
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Clinic Foundation, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:222-7. 2002
    ..This study compared the evidence of prior Cryptosporidium infection for people drinking water derived from surface versus ground water sources...
  11. pmc Using nurse hot line calls for disease surveillance
    J S Rodman
    Southwest Center of Managed Care Research, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 4:329-32. 1998
    ..Analysis of nurse hot line calls may provide an inexpensive and timely method for improving disease surveillance...
  12. doi request reprint Enteric illness risks before and after water treatment improvements
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Clinic Foundation, 2309 Renard Pl SE, Suite 103, 87106, Albuquerque NM 87106, USA
    J Water Health 7:581-9. 2009
    ..There was a significantly increased risk of diarrhoea and highly credible gastrointestinal illness in participants with three or more episodes of the same type of illness during phase 1...
  13. ncbi request reprint Arsenic-induced skin conditions identified in southwest dermatology practices: an epidemiologic tool?
    Kristine Tollestrup
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, UNM School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    Environ Geochem Health 27:47-53. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Protective immunity associated with a strong serological response to a Cryptosporidium-specific antigen group, in HIV-infected individuals
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, University of New Mexico, and Lovelace Clinic Foundation, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:618-21. 2005
    ..This finding suggests that acquired protective immunity to cryptosporidiosis may be important in controlling the burden of cryptosporidiosis in immunosuppressed individuals...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mammography utilization after a benign breast biopsy among Hispanic and non-Hispanic women
    C A Stidley
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    Cancer 91:1716-23. 2001
    ..Recently, concerns have been raised about the potential adverse effect a benign breast biopsy may have on subsequent mammography utilization, including subsequent use among minority women...
  16. ncbi request reprint How clean must our drinking water be: the importance of protective immunity
    Floyd J Frost
    Lovelace Clinic Foundation, The Lovelace Respiratory Research Institutes, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:809-14. 2005
    ..Cryptosporidium parvum is an important cause of epidemic diarrhea. Few studies have assessed whether serological evidence of prior infection in adults is related to a reduced occurrence of enteric illness...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predicting the costs of managing patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Douglas W Mapel
    Lovelace Clinic Foundation, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Respir Med 99:1325-33. 2005
    ..Those interested in the economic benefits of new COPD treatments and disease management programs need to carefully account for these factors...
  18. ncbi request reprint An algorithm for the identification of undiagnosed COPD cases using administrative claims data
    Douglas W Mapel
    Lovelace Clinic Foundation, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106 4264, USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 12:457-65. 2006
    ..This undiagnosed COPD negatively affects health status, and COPD patients may have increased health care utilization several years before the initial diagnosis of COPD is made...
  19. ncbi request reprint Survival of COPD patients using inhaled corticosteroids and long-acting beta agonists
    Douglas W Mapel
    Lovelace Clinic Foundation, 2309 Renard Place SE, Suite 103, Albuquerque, NM 87106 4264, USA
    Respir Med 100:595-609. 2006
    ..In conclusion, we found that COPD patients who used ICS alone or in combination with LABA had substantially improved survival even after adjustment for asthma and other confounding factors...
  20. pmc Laboratory safety monitoring of chronic medications in ambulatory care settings
    Judith S Hurley
    Center for Pharmacoeconomic and Outcomes Research, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:331-3. 2005
    ..To evaluate laboratory safety monitoring in patients taking selected chronic prescription drugs...
  21. ncbi request reprint Can outpatient pharmacy data identify persons with undiagnosed COPD?
    Douglas W Mapel
    Lovelace Clinic Foundation, 2309 Renard Pl SE, Ste 103, Albuquerque, NM 87106 4264, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:505-12. 2010
    ..To develop and validate a method for identifying persons with undiagnosed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) using outpatient pharmacy data...
  22. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation of treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with inhaled corticosteroids and long-acting beta2-agonists in a health maintenance organization
    Yves M Gagnon
    Oxford Outcomes Ltd, 450 688 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Respir Med 99:1534-45. 2005
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  23. ncbi request reprint Mammography surveillance and mortality in older breast cancer survivors
    Timothy L Lash
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:3001-6. 2007
    ..Our purpose is to estimate the effectiveness of surveillance mammography in a cohort of breast cancer survivors with complete ascertainment of surveillance mammograms and negligible losses to follow-up...
  24. ncbi request reprint Mortality impact of less-than-standard therapy in older breast cancer patients
    Marianne Ulcickas Yood
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:66-75. 2008
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  25. ncbi request reprint Measuring patient safety in ambulatory care: potential for identifying medical group drug-drug interaction rates using claims data
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:753-9. 2004
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Mortality among children residing near the American Smelting and Refining Company (ASARCO) copper smelter in Ruston, Washington
    Kristine Tollestrup
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico
    Arch Environ Health 58:683-91. 2003
    ..00: for all causes of death (1.52), ischemic heart disease (1.77), and external causes (1.93). For girls, hazard ratios were not elevated significantly for any cause of death in any exposure intensity group...