Karin M Nelson

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Peer Support for Achieving Independence in Diabetes (Peer-AID): Design, methods and baseline characteristics of a randomized controlled trial of community health worker assisted diabetes self-management support
    Karin Nelson
    VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Northwest HSR and D Center of Excellence, United States VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, General Internal Medicine Service, United States University of Washington, School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, United States University of Washington, School of Public Health, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 38:361-9. 2014
  2. pmc Patient-centered disease management (PCDM) for heart failure: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    David B Bekelman
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Eastern Colorado Health Care System, Research 151, 1055 Clermont Street, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:49. 2013
  3. pmc Neighborhood environment and health status and mortality among veterans
    Karin Nelson
    Health Services Research and Development, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:862-7. 2011
  4. pmc All-cause mortality risk among a national sample of individuals with diabetes
    Karin M Nelson
    General Medicine Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2360-4. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Peripheral arterial disease in a multiethnic national sample: the role of conventional risk factors and allostatic load
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:669-75. 2007
  6. pmc Factors influencing disease self-management among veterans with diabetes and poor glycemic control
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:442-7. 2007
  7. pmc Veterans using and uninsured veterans not using Veterans Affairs (VA) health care
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98107, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:93-100. 2007
  8. pmc The burden of obesity among a national probability sample of veterans
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:915-9. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Health and health behavior differences: U.S. Military, veteran, and civilian men
    Katherine D Hoerster
    Research and Development Service, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle Division, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:483-9. 2012
  10. pmc Sexual behaviors and sexually transmitted infections in a nationally representative sample of women veterans and nonveterans
    Keren Lehavot
    1 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center MIRECC, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 23:246-52. 2014

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Peer Support for Achieving Independence in Diabetes (Peer-AID): Design, methods and baseline characteristics of a randomized controlled trial of community health worker assisted diabetes self-management support
    Karin Nelson
    VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Northwest HSR and D Center of Excellence, United States VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, General Internal Medicine Service, United States University of Washington, School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, United States University of Washington, School of Public Health, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 38:361-9. 2014
    ..Community health workers (CHWs) may be an important mechanism to provide diabetes self-management to disadvantaged populations. We describe the design and baseline results of a trial evaluating a home-based CHW intervention...
  2. pmc Patient-centered disease management (PCDM) for heart failure: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    David B Bekelman
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Eastern Colorado Health Care System, Research 151, 1055 Clermont Street, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:49. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Neighborhood environment and health status and mortality among veterans
    Karin Nelson
    Health Services Research and Development, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:862-7. 2011
    ..Veterans who utilize the VA for their care have worse health status than the general population. However, there is limited evidence about the association of neighborhood environment and health outcomes among veterans...
  4. pmc All-cause mortality risk among a national sample of individuals with diabetes
    Karin M Nelson
    General Medicine Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2360-4. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Peripheral arterial disease in a multiethnic national sample: the role of conventional risk factors and allostatic load
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:669-75. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Factors influencing disease self-management among veterans with diabetes and poor glycemic control
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:442-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess factors influencing diabetes self-management among veterans with poorly controlled diabetes...
  7. pmc Veterans using and uninsured veterans not using Veterans Affairs (VA) health care
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98107, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:93-100. 2007
    ....
  8. pmc The burden of obesity among a national probability sample of veterans
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:915-9. 2006
    ..Few national data exist about the prevalence of obesity and the resulting health burden among veterans...
  9. doi request reprint Health and health behavior differences: U.S. Military, veteran, and civilian men
    Katherine D Hoerster
    Research and Development Service, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle Division, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:483-9. 2012
    ..Several important differences were identified among U.S. women from these subpopulations; to identify areas for targeted intervention, studies comparing men from these subpopulations are needed...
  10. pmc Sexual behaviors and sexually transmitted infections in a nationally representative sample of women veterans and nonveterans
    Keren Lehavot
    1 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center MIRECC, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 23:246-52. 2014
    ..Few studies have examined their sexual behaviors and rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), and none have compared women veterans to nonveterans to identify potential sexual health disparities...
  11. doi request reprint Mental health and somatic symptom severity are associated with reduced physical activity among US Iraq and Afghanistan veterans
    Katherine D Hoerster
    VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle Division, Research and Development Service 1660S Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Prev Med 55:450-2. 2012
    ..Identifying factors associated with physical activity in this population will yield areas for targeted interventions aimed at increasing activity...
  12. pmc The association between health insurance coverage and diabetes care; data from the 2000 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, 1660 South Columbian Way, S 111 GIMC, Seattle, WA 98107, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:361-72. 2005
    ..To describe the association between type of health insurance coverage and the quality of care provided to individuals with diabetes in the United States...
  13. doi request reprint Health indicators for military, veteran, and civilian women
    Keren Lehavot
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle Division, Washington, 98108, USA
    Am J Prev Med 42:473-80. 2012
    ..Women who have served in the military are a rapidly growing population. No previous studies have compared directly their health status to that of civilians...
  14. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption among urban, suburban, and rural Veterans Affairs outpatients
    Emily C Williams
    Health Services Research and Development HSR and D, Veterans Affairs VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    J Rural Health 28:202-10. 2012
    ..We sought to describe alcohol consumption among urban, suburban, and rural Veterans Affairs (VA) outpatients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Association between alcohol consumption and diabetes preventive practices
    Lisa D Chew
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    Fam Med 37:589-94. 2005
    ..Little is known about the effect of alcohol consumption on the quality of care among patients with diabetes. We evaluated the association between alcohol consumption and diabetes preventive practices...
  16. ncbi request reprint Predicting impaired glucose tolerance using common clinical information: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, and Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 98108, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2058-62. 2003
    ..To develop a score to predict impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) using common clinical data...
  17. pmc Peripheral neuropathy defined by monofilament insensitivity and diabetes status: NHANES 1999-2004
    Jodie G Katon
    Health Services Research and Development, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:1604-6. 2013
    ..To determine whether diabetes status, including prediabetes, is associated with increased risk of peripheral neuropathy as defined by monofilament insensitivity...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prediction of diabetic foot ulcer occurrence using commonly available clinical information: the Seattle Diabetic Foot Study
    Edward J Boyko
    Epidemiologic Research and Information Center, VA Puget Sound Health Care System S 152E, 1660 S Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1202-7. 2006
    ..We conducted a prospective study of the individual and combined effects of commonly available clinical information in the prediction of diabetic foot ulcer occurrence...
  19. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic variation in response to mailed and telephone surveys among women in a managed care population
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System and the Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98108 1597, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:580-3. 2004
    ..We used bivariate and multivariate analyses to describe the population characteristics of respondents who replied by mail, as compared to those who completed the survey by telephone...
  20. pmc Television viewing practices and obesity among women veterans
    Kay M Johnson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S76-81. 2006
    ..Obesity is epidemic in the U.S. and has been associated with television viewing...
  21. ncbi request reprint Associations of mental illness and substance use disorders with prescription contraception use among women veterans
    Lisa S Callegari
    Health Services Research and Development HSR and D, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Electronic address
    Contraception 90:97-103. 2014
    ..To investigate whether mental illness and substance use disorder (SUD) are associated with having a prescription contraceptive method among women veterans...
  22. ncbi request reprint Diet and exercise among adults with type 2 diabetes: findings from the third national health and nutrition examination survey (NHANES III)
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98108 1597, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1722-8. 2002
    ..To describe diet and exercise practices from a nationally representative sample of U.S. adults with type 2 diabetes...