D L Murman
Affiliation: Michigan State University
- Comparison of healthcare utilization and direct costs in three degenerative dementiasDaniel L Murman
Department of Neurology and Ophthalmology, Michigan State University, E Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:328-36. 2002..In all three groups, long-term care costs accounted for the majority of direct costs. Unique patterns of utilization and costs are seen in specific neurodegenerative dementias...
- The incremental direct costs associated with behavioral symptoms in ADD L Murman
Department of Neurology, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
Neurology 59:1721-9. 2002..To determine the incremental costs associated with behavioral symptoms in patients with AD...
- The impact of parkinsonism on costs of care in patients with AD and dementia with Lewy bodiesDaniel L Murman
Department of Neurology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Neurology 61:944-9. 2003..For the entire sample, the authors examined the incremental costs associated with increasing parkinsonism...
- The costs of caring: medical costs of Alzheimer's disease and the managed care environmentD L Murman
Department of Neurology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 14:168-78. 2001..Evidence-based disease management programs provide the greatest opportunities for improving managed dementia care but will require the development of dementia-specific quality of care measures to evaluate and continually improve them...
- Evaluated need, costs of care, and payer perspective in degenerative dementia patients cared for in the United StatesDaniel L Murman
Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 982045 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 21:39-48. 2007..The relationship between evaluated need variables and direct costs depends on the perspective of the payer and provide insights into which need variables could be targeted with interventions to control costs and improve patient outcomes...
- Predictors of distress in caregivers of persons with a primary malignant brain tumorPaula R Sherwood
School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Res Nurs Health 29:105-20. 2006..Results may help identify caregivers at risk for negative outcomes, and suggest interventions to improve caregivers' emotional health...
- Concurrent validity of neuropsychiatric subgroups on caregiver burden in Alzheimer disease patientsSaw Myo Tun
Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:594-602. 2008..In the present study, our aim was to further examine the validation of the classification by considering its concurrent validity on caregiver burden...
- The economic impact of neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheimer's disease: can drugs ease the burden?Daniel L Murman
Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68198 2045, USA
Pharmacoeconomics 23:227-42. 2005..These economic evaluations will provide important information for decision makers who are formulating healthcare policy for the treatment of patients with AD...
- Predictive validity of neuropsychiatric subgroups on nursing home placement and survival in patients with Alzheimer diseaseSaw Myo Tun
From Departments of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:314-27. 2007..Two outcomes of interest in the study were nursing home placement and survival...
- The influence of caregiver mastery on depressive symptomsPaula R Sherwood
University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
J Nurs Scholarsh 39:249-55. 2007....