Karin Nelson

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Is food insufficiency associated with health status and health care utilization among adults with diabetes?
    K Nelson
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 16:404-11. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Disparities in the diagnosis and pharmacologic treatment of high serum cholesterol by race and ethnicity: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Karin Nelson
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, 660 S Columbian Way, Mail Stop S 111 GIMC, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:929-35. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Do patient consent procedures affect participation rates in health services research?
    Karin Nelson
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, University of Washington, 1660 South Columbian Way S 111 GIMC, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    Med Care 40:283-8. 2002
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Is food insufficiency associated with health status and health care utilization among adults with diabetes?
    K Nelson
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 16:404-11. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of food insufficiency and to describe the association of food insufficiency with health status and health care utilization in a national sample of adults with diabetes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Disparities in the diagnosis and pharmacologic treatment of high serum cholesterol by race and ethnicity: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Karin Nelson
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, 660 S Columbian Way, Mail Stop S 111 GIMC, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:929-35. 2002
    ..Serum cholesterol is one of the most important modifiable risk factors for coronary artery disease. There are conflicting data on racial and ethnic variation in the treatment of high cholesterol...
  3. ncbi request reprint Do patient consent procedures affect participation rates in health services research?
    Karin Nelson
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, University of Washington, 1660 South Columbian Way S 111 GIMC, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    Med Care 40:283-8. 2002
    ..Few studies have examined the effects of Institutional Review Board (IRB) requirements to contact potential research participants...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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
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  9. 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...
  10. 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
    ....
  11. 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...
  12. 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
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  13. 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...
  14. pmc Effect of health beliefs on delays in care for abnormal cervical cytology in a multi-ethnic population
    Karin Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System and the Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 98108 1597, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:709-16. 2002
    ..Delays in care for abnormal Papanicolaou (Pap) smears can lead to missed cases of cervical cancer or late-stage presentation and may be one explanation for these differences...
  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. doi request reprint Collaborative care intervention for stable ischemic heart disease
    Stephan D Fihn
    Departments of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1471-9. 2011
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  17. 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...
  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. doi request reprint Elements of the patient-centered medical home associated with health outcomes among veterans: the role of primary care continuity, expanded access, and care coordination
    Karin Nelson
    VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Northwest HSR and D Center of Excellence Drs Nelson, SUN, Dolan, Maynard, Beste, and Bryson, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, General Internal Medicine Service Drs Nelson, Beste, Bryson, and Fihn, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington Drs Nelson, Beste, Bryson and Fihn, Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington Dr Maynard, and VHA Office of Analytics and Business Intelligence Dr Fihn, Seattle, Washington and VHA Patient Care Services, Primary Care Program Office, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Dr Schectman
    J Ambul Care Manage 37:331-8. 2014
    ..Controlling for demographics and comorbidity, we found that continuity with a primary care provider was associated with a lower likelihood of hospitalization and mortality among a large population of Veterans receiving VA primary care. ..
  20. doi request reprint Patient-centered medical home implementation and primary care provider turnover
    Philip W Sylling
    Northwest HSR and D Center for Innovation, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington General Internal Medicine Service, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington VHA Office of Analytics and Business Intelligence, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, WA
    Med Care 52:1017-22. 2014
    ..This study examined the association between a system-wide PCMH implementation and PCP turnover...
  21. pmc 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...