Leonard E Egede

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Diabetes, major depression, and functional disability among U.S. adults
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine and Center for Healthcare Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:421-8. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Impact of diabetes control on mortality by race in a national cohort of veterans
    Kelly J Hunt
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29425 0539, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:74-9. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal differences in glycemic control by race/ethnicity among veterans with type 2 diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Med Care 48:527-33. 2010
  4. doi request reprint The impact of cardiovascular disease and risk factor treatment on ethnic disparities in kidney transplant
    David J Taber
    Division of Transplant Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 18:243-50. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Longitudinal ethnic differences in multiple cardiovascular risk factor control in a cohort of US adults with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 94:385-94. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Are thiazide diuretics safe and effective antihypertensive therapy in kidney transplant recipients?
    David J Taber
    Division of Transplant Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, S C, USA
    Am J Nephrol 38:285-91. 2013
  7. pmc Differential impact of longitudinal medication non-adherence on mortality by race/ethnicity among veterans with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, P O Box 250593, Charleston, SC 29425 0593, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:208-15. 2013
  8. pmc Effect of Veterans Administration use on indicators of diabetes care in a national sample of veterans
    Cheryl P Lynch
    Charleston VA Research Enhancement Award Program, Ralph H Johnson Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29456, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 12:427-33. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic, regional, and rural/urban differences in receipt of diabetes education
    Stephanie Y Brown-Guion
    Leonard E Egede, Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, 135 Rutledge Avenue, Room 280G, P O Box 250593, Charleston, SC 29425 0593, USA
    Diabetes Educ 39:327-34. 2013
  10. pmc Role of motivation in the relationship between depression, self-care, and glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Medical University of South Carolina, Center for Health Disparities Research, 135 Rutledge Avenue, Room 280H, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:276-83. 2010

Detail Information

Publications98

  1. ncbi request reprint Diabetes, major depression, and functional disability among U.S. adults
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine and Center for Healthcare Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:421-8. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to determine prevalence and odds of functional disability in individuals with diabetes and comorbid major depression compared with individuals with either diabetes or major depression alone...
  2. doi request reprint Impact of diabetes control on mortality by race in a national cohort of veterans
    Kelly J Hunt
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29425 0539, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:74-9. 2013
    ..The association between glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c), medication use/adherence, and mortality stratified by race/ethnicity was examined in a national cohort of veterans with type 2 diabetes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal differences in glycemic control by race/ethnicity among veterans with type 2 diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Med Care 48:527-33. 2010
    ..To examine longitudinal differences in glycemic control between non-Hispanic white and non-Hispanic black veterans with type 2 diabetes...
  4. doi request reprint The impact of cardiovascular disease and risk factor treatment on ethnic disparities in kidney transplant
    David J Taber
    Division of Transplant Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 18:243-50. 2013
    ..483). CVD is common in transplant recipients, with black patients having higher rates and poorer control of diabetes and dyslipidemia...
  5. doi request reprint Longitudinal ethnic differences in multiple cardiovascular risk factor control in a cohort of US adults with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 94:385-94. 2011
    ..To examine longitudinal differences in multiple cardiovascular risk factor control (glycemia, blood pressure, and lipids) by race/ethnicity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Are thiazide diuretics safe and effective antihypertensive therapy in kidney transplant recipients?
    David J Taber
    Division of Transplant Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, S C, USA
    Am J Nephrol 38:285-91. 2013
    ..There are no published studies assessing the safety and efficacy of thiazides as antihypertensives in kidney transplantation (KTX)...
  7. pmc Differential impact of longitudinal medication non-adherence on mortality by race/ethnicity among veterans with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, P O Box 250593, Charleston, SC 29425 0593, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:208-15. 2013
    ..To examine the differential effect of medication non-adherence over time on all-cause mortality by race/ethnicity...
  8. pmc Effect of Veterans Administration use on indicators of diabetes care in a national sample of veterans
    Cheryl P Lynch
    Charleston VA Research Enhancement Award Program, Ralph H Johnson Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29456, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 12:427-33. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the effect of Veterans Affairs (VA) use on diabetes quality of care indicators among veterans...
  9. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic, regional, and rural/urban differences in receipt of diabetes education
    Stephanie Y Brown-Guion
    Leonard E Egede, Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, 135 Rutledge Avenue, Room 280G, P O Box 250593, Charleston, SC 29425 0593, USA
    Diabetes Educ 39:327-34. 2013
    ..The objective of this study is to examine the differences in receipt of diabetes education according to risk factors that are associated with the disease, including race/ ethnicity, region, and rural/urban location...
  10. pmc Role of motivation in the relationship between depression, self-care, and glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Medical University of South Carolina, Center for Health Disparities Research, 135 Rutledge Avenue, Room 280H, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:276-83. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to test whether depression is related to self-care behavior via social motivation and indirectly related to glycemic control via self-care behavior...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of race/ethnicity and persistent recognition of depression on mortality in elderly men with type 2 diabetes and depression
    Lisa K Richardson
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:880-1. 2008
    ..To determine whether mortality risk from depression among elderly men with type 2 diabetes differs by ethnicity and persistent recognition of depression...
  12. doi request reprint Factors associated with SF-12 physical and mental health quality of life scores in adults with stroke
    Charles Ellis
    Veteran s Affairs Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:309-17. 2013
    ..In this study, we sought to identify which sociodemographic, comorbid disease conditions, and disability factors independently influenced the physical and mental aspects of poststroke QOL...
  13. doi request reprint Pre-existing diabetes significantly increases the risk of graft failure and mortality following renal transplantation
    David J Taber
    Division of Transplant Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:274-82. 2013
    ....
  14. pmc Racial and ethnic differences in cardio-metabolic risk in individuals with undiagnosed diabetes: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2008
    Kelly J Hunt
    Ralph H Johnson Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:893-900. 2012
    ..Although early recognition and treatment of diabetes may be essential to prevent complications, roughly one-fifth of diabetes remains undiagnosed...
  15. pmc Glucose control in diabetes: the impact of racial differences on monitoring and outcomes
    Jennifer A Campbell
    Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, 135 Rutledge Avenue, PO Box 250593, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Endocrine 42:471-82. 2012
    ..In addition, more research is needed to investigate the impact of racial differences in self-monitoring and outcomes on quality of life...
  16. pmc Racial and ethnic differences in longitudinal blood pressure control in veterans with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    R Neal Axon
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson VAMC, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:1278-83. 2011
    ..Few studies have examined racial/ethnic differences in blood pressure (BP) control over time, especially in an equal access system. We examined racial/ethnic differences in longitudinal BP control in Veterans with type 2 diabetes...
  17. pmc Regional, geographic, and racial/ethnic variation in glycemic control in a national sample of veterans with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:938-43. 2011
    ..We performed a retrospective analysis of a national cohort of veterans with diabetes to better understand regional, geographic, and racial/ethnic variation in diabetes control as measured by HbA(1c)...
  18. pmc Using quantile regression to investigate racial disparities in medication non-adherence
    Mulugeta Gebregziabher
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H, Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:88. 2011
    ..Analysis of such measures using traditional regression methods that model mean changes in the dependent variable may fail to provide a full picture about differential patterns in non-adherence between groups...
  19. pmc Effect of diabetes fatalism on medication adherence and self-care behaviors in adults with diabetes
    Rebekah J Walker
    Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, P O Box 250593 Charleston, SC, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:598-603. 2012
    ..This study examined the association between diabetes fatalism and medication adherence and self-care behaviors in adults with diabetes...
  20. pmc Associations between binge and heavy drinking and health behaviors in a nationally representative sample
    Lisa A Paul
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Addict Behav 36:1240-5. 2011
    ..Binge and heavy drinking are noted in the literature for their relatively high prevalence and adverse health-related effects...
  21. doi request reprint The effect of major depression on preventive care and quality of life among adults with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:563-9. 2010
    ..To examine the association between major depression and preventive care practices and quality-of-life indices among adults with diabetes...
  22. ncbi request reprint National patterns and correlates of complementary and alternative medicine use in adults with diabetes
    Donald Garrow
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 12:895-902. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine national patterns and correlates of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among adults with diabetes...
  23. pmc Depression and increased risk of death in adults with stroke
    Charles Ellis
    Department of Medicine, Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Psychosom Res 68:545-51. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of depression on all-cause mortality among adults with and without a history of stroke...
  24. pmc Effect of trajectories of glycemic control on mortality in type 2 diabetes: a semiparametric joint modeling approach
    Mulugeta Gebregziabher
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:1090-8. 2010
    ..e., a 1% increase in HbA1c level over 3 months was associated with a 22% increase in mortality risk). The authors conclude that a positive trajectory of long-term hyperglycemia is associated with increased mortality...
  25. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with delays in seeking treatment for stroke care in veterans
    Charles Ellis
    VA Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina Department of Health Sciences and Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:e136-41. 2013
    ..Our objective was to examine the association between delay in seeking treatment (DST) for stroke care and demographic and clinical characteristics variables in a sample of veterans...
  26. pmc Diabetes empowerment, medication adherence and self-care behaviors in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Melba A Hernandez-Tejada
    Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425 0593, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 14:630-4. 2012
    ..This study evaluated the effect of diabetes empowerment on medication adherence and self-care behaviors in adults with type 2 diabetes...
  27. pmc Racial/Ethnic disparities in mortality risk among US veterans with traumatic brain injury
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S266-71. 2012
    ..We examined the association of race/ethnicity with mortality risk in a national cohort of US veterans clinically diagnosed with traumatic brain injury...
  28. doi request reprint Rural/urban variations in diabetes self-care and quality of care in a national sample of US adults with diabetes
    Joni L Strom
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Diabetes Educ 37:254-62. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine differences in diabetes self-care and provider-based quality-of-care indicators between rural and urban dwellers in a nationally representative sample of adults with diabetes...
  29. doi request reprint Diabetes and depression: global perspectives
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, United States
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 87:302-12. 2010
    ..This study reviewed the literature on the prevalence, burden of illness, morbidity, mortality, and cost of comorbid depression in people with diabetes as well as the evidence on effective treatments...
  30. pmc Rationale and design: telephone-delivered behavioral skills interventions for Blacks with Type 2 diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H, Johnson VAMC, Charleston, SC, USA
    Trials 11:35. 2010
    ..This study provides a unique opportunity to address this gap in the literature...
  31. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal effects of depression on glycemic control in veterans with Type 2 diabetes
    Lisa K Richardson
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:509-14. 2008
    ..To examine the longitudinal effects of depression on glycemic control in veterans with Type 2 diabetes...
  32. ncbi request reprint Association between number of physician visits and influenza vaccination coverage among diabetic adults with access to care
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29401, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2562-7. 2003
    ..This study determined the relationship between the number of physician visits in the previous 12 months and the likelihood of influenza vaccination among diabetic adults with access to care...
  33. doi request reprint Innovative service delivery for secondary prevention of PTSD in at-risk OIF-OEF service men and women
    Daniel F Gros
    Mental Health Service 116, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Administration Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:122-8. 2011
    ....
  34. pmc Racial disparities in all-cause mortality among veterans with type 2 diabetes
    Cheryl P Lynch
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:1051-6. 2010
    ..Racial differences in mortality among veterans with diabetes are less well characterized than those in the general population...
  35. pmc The effect of minority status and rural residence on actions to control high blood pressure in the U.S
    Charles Ellis
    Department of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, 135 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:801-9. 2010
    ..We examined actions to control high blood pressure (HBP) and health-care provider recommendations for blood pressure control among adults by racial/ethnic group and rural/urban residence...
  36. pmc Association between spirituality and depression in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Cheryl P Lynch
    Center for Health Disparities Research, Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425 0593, USA
    Diabetes Educ 38:427-35. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study was to examine the association between spirituality and depression among patients with type 2 diabetes...
  37. doi request reprint Disparities in diabetes self-management and quality of care in rural versus urban veterans
    Cheryl P Lynch
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29425 0593, USA
    J Diabetes Complications 25:387-92. 2011
    ..This study examined diabetes care among veterans residing in rural versus urban areas...
  38. ncbi request reprint Estimating physician effects on glycemic control in the treatment of diabetes: methods, effects sizes, and implications for treatment policy
    Peter W Tuerk
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:869-73. 2008
    ..A second goal of the study was to investigate whether physician-related effects vary across differential patient characteristics. A tertiary goal was to investigate potential patient-level effects on glucose management...
  39. doi request reprint The effects of depression on diabetes knowledge, diabetes self-management, and perceived control in indigent patients with type 2 diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 10:213-9. 2008
    ..This study was designed to assess differences in diabetes knowledge, diabetes self-management, and perceived control among depressed and nondepressed individuals in an indigent population with type 2 diabetes...
  40. pmc Medication nonadherence in diabetes: longitudinal effects on costs and potential cost savings from improvement
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:2533-9. 2012
    ..To examine the longitudinal effects of medication nonadherence (MNA) on key costs and estimate potential savings from increased adherence using a novel methodology that accounts for shared correlation among cost categories...
  41. doi request reprint Effect of comorbid depression on quality of life in adults with Type 2 diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Health Disparities Research, Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 13:83-91. 2013
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Perceptions of PTSD research participation among patients with severe mental illness
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 109 Bee Street, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Psychiatry Res 200:1071-3. 2012
    ..Most patients viewed their participation favorably and were not significantly distressed, suggesting an adequate benefit of trauma/PTSD research participation in this population...
  43. pmc Development and psychometric properties of the 12-item diabetes fatalism scale
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:61-6. 2010
    ..This study describes the development and validation of the Diabetes Fatalism Scale (DFS) in adults with type 2 diabetes...
  44. pmc Variation in quality of care indicators for diabetes in a national sample of veterans and non-veterans
    Cheryl P Lynch
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29425 0593, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 12:785-90. 2010
    ..It is unclear whether veterans with diabetes have better self-care behaviors or receive better quality of care than non-veterans. The objective was to examine differences in diabetes care between veterans and non-veterans...
  45. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in poststroke outpatient rehabilitation among veterans
    Charles Ellis
    Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Health Sciences and Research, 77 President St, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:817-22. 2010
    ..To examine racial/ethnic differences in the use of poststroke outpatient rehabilitation in veterans...
  46. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in influenza vaccination coverage in high-risk adults
    Leonard E Egede
    Departments of Medicine and of Biometry and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29401, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:2074-8. 2003
    ..This study identified racial/ethnic disparities in influenza vaccination in high-risk adults...
  47. doi request reprint Association between major depression, depressive symptoms and personal income in US adults with diabetes
    Clara E Dismuke
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:484-91. 2010
    ..We examined the association between major depression, number of depressive symptoms and personal income among individuals with diabetes...
  48. ncbi request reprint Depression and all-cause and coronary heart disease mortality among adults with and without diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Medical University of South Carolina, Center for Health Care Research, 135 Cannon St, Suite 403, PO Box 250837, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1339-45. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of depression on all-cause and coronary heart disease (CHD) mortality among adults with and without diabetes...
  49. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in stroke mortality in veterans
    Charles Ellis
    Department of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina Charleston VA REAP, Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center CE, Lee, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Ethn Dis 19:161-5. 2009
    ..We examined racial-ethnic differences in all-cause mortality after stroke in a cohort of veterans living in the southeastern United States...
  50. ncbi request reprint The effect of depression on self-care behaviors and quality of care in a national sample of adults with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:422-7. 2009
    ..To examine the effect of minor and major depression on self-care behaviors and quality of care among adults with diabetes...
  51. ncbi request reprint Impact of mental health visits on healthcare cost in patients with diabetes and comorbid mental health disorders
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Health Disparities Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e103804. 2014
    ..To assess the impact of mental health visits (MHV) on the cost of care for Veterans with diabetes and comorbid mental health conditions...
  52. ncbi request reprint Behavioral interventions to improve glycemic control in African Americans with type 2 diabetes: a systematic review
    Rebekah J Walker
    Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Ethn Dis 23:401-8. 2013
    ..The goal of our study was to distinguish which interventions were effective and identify areas for future research...
  53. pmc The effects of depression on metabolic control and quality of life in indigent patients with type 2 diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Health Disparities Research, Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 135 Rutledge Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 12:257-62. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to assess differences in metabolic control and health-related quality of life (QOL) among depressed and nondepressed adults in an indigent population with type 2 diabetes...
  54. ncbi request reprint Effect of comorbid chronic diseases on prevalence and odds of depression in adults with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine and Center for Health Care Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:46-51. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the effect of coexisting chronic conditions on prevalence and odds of depression in individuals with diabetes...
  55. ncbi request reprint Effect of depression on self-management behaviors and health outcomes in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Medical University of South Carolina, and Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Curr Diabetes Rev 1:235-43. 2005
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Disease-focused or integrated treatment: diabetes and depression
    Leonard E Egede
    Medical University of South Carolina, Center for Health Disparities Research, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Med Clin North Am 90:627-46. 2006
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Medical mistrust, diabetes self-management, and glycemic control in an indigent population with type 2 diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 135 Cannon St, Suite 403, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:131-2. 2006
  58. doi request reprint Association of depressive symptoms with all-cause and ischemic heart disease mortality in adults with self-reported hypertension
    R Neal Axon
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, The Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:30-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the association of depressive symptoms with all-cause mortality and ischemic heart disease (IHD) mortality among adults with self-reported HTN...
  59. pmc Effect of perceived control on quality of life in indigent adults with type 2 diabetes
    Melba A Hernandez-Tejada
    Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, 135 Rutledge Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425 0593, USA
    Diabetes Educ 38:256-62. 2012
    ..To examine the relationship between perceived control of diabetes and physical and mental health components of quality of life in indigent adults with diabetes...
  60. pmc Effectiveness of technology-assisted case management in low income adults with type 2 diabetes (TACM-DM): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H, Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 109 Bee Street, Charleston, South Carolina 29401, USA
    Trials 12:231. 2011
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Major depression in individuals with chronic medical disorders: prevalence, correlates and association with health resource utilization, lost productivity and functional disability
    Leonard E Egede
    Charleston VA TREP, Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:409-16. 2007
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in leisure-time physical activity levels among individuals with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2493-4. 2004
  63. pmc Rationale and design: telepsychology service delivery for depressed elderly veterans
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H, Johnson VAMC, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Trials 10:22. 2009
    ..Thus, telepsychology may provide a cost-efficient solution to access-to-care problems in rural areas...
  64. pmc Equity in Veterans Affairs disability claims adjudication in a national sample of veterans
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Ralph H Johnson VAMC and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, P O Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Mil Med 174:1241-6. 2009
    ..To address potential equity concerns about the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) process for adjudicating military service-related disability claims...
  65. ncbi request reprint Behavioral counseling interventions for primary prevention of coronary heart disease in individuals with type-2 diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Compr Ther 30:141-7. 2004
    ..CHD risk can be altered by lifestyle modification. Behavioral counseling interventions are effective at changing behavior. This article discusses effective counseling techniques in primary care for people with diabetes...
  66. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of type 2 diabetes: focus on ethnic minorities
    Leonard E Egede
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Med Clin North Am 89:949-75, viii. 2005
    ..Drug combinations should be selected for their therapeutic fire power and complementary mechanisms of action, and exogenous insulin need not be delayed unnecessarily if oral agents are ineffective...
  67. pmc Ethnic disparities in stroke recognition in individuals with prior stroke
    Charles Ellis
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:514-22. 2008
    ..However, little is known about stroke knowledge among individuals with a history of prior stroke who are at significant risk for recurrent stroke...
  68. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in poststroke rehabilitation utilization in the USA
    Charles Ellis
    Charleston VA REAP, Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 7:405-10. 2009
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint Association between complementary and alternative medicine use, preventive care practices, and use of conventional medical services among adults with diabetes
    Donald Garrow
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 135 Cannon St, Suite 403, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:15-9. 2006
    ..To assess the association between complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use, preventive care practices, and use of conventional medical services among adults with diabetes...
  70. pmc Impact of psychiatric comorbidity on mortality in veterans with type 2 diabetes
    James J Prisciandaro
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 13:73-8. 2011
    ..As such, the present study examined the impact of a wide range of psychiatric comorbidities on all-cause mortality in individuals with type 2 diabetes...
  71. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in adult vaccination among individuals with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29401, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:324-9. 2003
    ..This study examined whether differences in access to health care, health coverage, and socioeconomic status (SES) explained racial differences in influenza and pneumococcal vaccination rates in individuals with diabetes...
  72. pmc Associations between health literacy, diabetes knowledge, self-care behaviors, and glycemic control in a low income population with type 2 diabetes
    Sujeev S Bains
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 13:335-41. 2011
    ..This study assessed associations among health literacy, diabetes knowledge, self-care, and glycemic control in a low income, predominately minority population with type 2 diabetes...
  73. pmc Association of health literacy with complementary and alternative medicine use: a cross-sectional study in adult primary care patients
    Sujeev S Bains
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:138. 2011
    ..The primary objective of this study was to assess the relationship between health literacy and CAM use independent of educational attainment. Second objective was to evaluate the differential effect of health literacy on CAM use by race...
  74. doi request reprint Serious psychological distress and diabetes: a review of the literature
    Leonard E Egede
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Population, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425 0593, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 14:15-22. 2012
    ....
  75. pmc Trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder in adults with severe mental illness: a critical review
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 31:883-99. 2011
    ..The current state of the literature and future directions for practice are discussed...
  76. ncbi request reprint Effects of depression on work loss and disability bed days in individuals with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine and Center for Health Care Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:1751-3. 2004
  77. ncbi request reprint Patterns and correlates of emergency department use by individuals with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Center for Health Care Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:1748-50. 2004
  78. ncbi request reprint Diabetes self-management in African Americans: an exploration of the role of fatalism
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, McClennan Banks Adult Primary Care Clinic, 4th Floor, 326 Calhoun Street, PO Box 25010, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Diabetes Educ 29:105-15. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to explore the concept of fatalism in relation to diabetes self-management behavior in African Americans with type 2 diabetes...
  79. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in stroke awareness among veterans
    Charles Ellis
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:198-203. 2008
    ..To examine racial/ethnic differences in stroke recognition and knowledge of appropriate first action if someone was having a stroke...
  80. ncbi request reprint Comorbid depression is associated with increased health care use and expenditures in individuals with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29401, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:464-70. 2002
    ..This study ascertained the odds of diagnosed depression in individuals with diabetes and the relation between depression and health care use and expenditures...
  81. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and pattern of complementary and alternative medicine use in individuals with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    McClennan Banks Adult Primary Care Clinic, Medical University of South Carolina, P O Box 250100, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:324-9. 2002
    ..This study compared the prevalence and pattern of use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) in individuals with and without diabetes and identified factors associated with CAM use...
  82. ncbi request reprint Beliefs and attitudes of African Americans with type 2 diabetes toward depression
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Diabetes Educ 28:258-68. 2002
    ..This qualitative study was conducted with African Americans with type 2 diabetes to explore beliefs and attitudes about depression...
  83. ncbi request reprint Modifiable cardiovascular risk factors in adults with diabetes: prevalence and missed opportunities for physician counseling
    Leonard E Egede
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, McClennan Banks Adult Primary Care Clinic, Fourth Floor, 326 Calhoun St, PO Box 250100, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:427-33. 2002
    ..Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in adults with diabetes mellitus (DM). Counseling by physicians is effective in inducing lifestyle modification...
  84. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle modification to improve blood pressure control in individuals with diabetes: is physician advice effective?
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:602-7. 2003
    ..To determine the effectiveness of physician advice on hypertension-related lifestyle modification in individuals with diabetes...
  85. pmc Development and testing of the Multidimensional Trust in Health Care Systems Scale
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:808-15. 2008
    ..To describe the development and psychometric testing of the Multidimensional Trust in Health Care Systems Scale (MTHCSS)...
  86. doi request reprint Association of serious psychological distress with health services expenditures and utilization in a national sample of US adults
    Clara E Dismuke
    Center for Disease Prevention and Health Interventions for Diverse Populations, Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:311-7. 2011
    ..We examined the effect of SPD on health service expenditures and utilization for seven categories in a national probability sample of community dwelling adults in the United States...
  87. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in utilization of post-stroke rehabilitation services: a systematic review
    Charles Ellis
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:365-72. 2008
    ..To examine racial/ethnic differences in utilization of stroke-related rehabilitation...
  88. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of internal medicine physicians toward type 2 diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Biometry ac Epidemiology and College of Nursing, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    South Med J 95:88-91. 2002
    ..This study was designed to identify differences among internists in their attitudes about diabetes and how those attitudes influence practice behavior...
  89. ncbi request reprint Independent factors associated with major depressive disorder in a national sample of individuals with diabetes
    Leonard E Egede
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:104-11. 2003
    ..To determine whether perceived poor physical health, duration of diabetes, and smoking are associated with major depressive disorder in a national sample of individuals with diabetes...
  90. pmc Association between length of residence and cardiovascular disease risk factors among an ethnically diverse group of United States immigrants
    Deepika L Koya
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Center for Health Disparities Research, Medical University of South Carolina, 135 Rutledge Avenue, Room 280H, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:841-6. 2007
    ..Although differences in cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors between immigrants and nonimmigrants have been examined previously, the effect of acculturation on CVD risk factors in immigrants has been less well studied...
  91. pmc Race, ethnicity, culture, and disparities in health care
    Leonard E Egede
    J Gen Intern Med 21:667-9. 2006
  92. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in multiple self-care behaviors in adults with diabetes
    Chiagozie Nwasuruba
    Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Center at Tyler, Tyler, TX, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:115-20. 2007
    ..To assess racial/ethnic differences in multiple diabetes self-care behaviors...
  93. ncbi request reprint Outpatient medical and mental healthcare utilization models among military veterans: results from the 2001 National Survey of Veterans
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, The University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD 57069, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 42:858-67. 2008
    ..The results demonstrate that need remains an important factor that drives healthcare use among veterans and does not seem to be overshadowed by socioeconomic factors that may create unfair disparities in treatment access...
  94. pmc The future of health disparities research: 2008 and beyond
    Leonard E Egede
    J Gen Intern Med 23:706-8. 2008
  95. ncbi request reprint Effect of depression on all-cause mortality in adults with cancer and differential effects by cancer site
    Adedayo A Onitilo
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Wausau Center, Wausau, WI 54401, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:396-402. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the effect of depression on the risk of death in adults with and without cancer and by specific cancer site among those with cancer...
  96. ncbi request reprint Recognizing and treating depression in patients with diabetes
    Richard R Rubin
    Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 500 West University Parkway, Baltimore, MD 21210, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 4:119-25. 2004
    ..They suggest that pharmacologic and psychological approaches are effective in the face of diabetes, and that successful treatment also produces improvements in glycemic control, overall functioning, and quality of life...
  97. ncbi request reprint Know the signs of stroke and steps to take to help a stroke victim
    Charles Ellis
    Ethn Dis 18:237. 2008
  98. pmc Failure to recognize depression in primary care: issues and challenges
    Leonard E Egede
    J Gen Intern Med 22:701-3. 2007