Ronald T Ackermann

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Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Rationale, design, and baseline characteristics of a community-based comparative effectiveness trial to prevent type 2 diabetes in economically disadvantaged adults: The RAPID Study
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 N Lake Shore Dr, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 37:1-9. 2014
  2. pmc Designing a natural experiment to evaluate a national health care-community partnership to prevent type 2 diabetes
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E12. 2013
  3. pmc Changes in health state utilities with changes in body mass in the Diabetes Prevention Program
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:2176-81. 2009
  4. pmc Translating the Diabetes Prevention Program into the community. The DEPLOY Pilot Study
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:357-63. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Long-term effects of a community-based lifestyle intervention to prevent type 2 diabetes: the DEPLOY extension pilot study
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Chronic Illn 7:279-90. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The Indiana Chronic Disease Management Program's impact on medicaid claims: a longitudinal, statewide evaluation
    Barry P Katz
    Division of Biostatistics, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Med Care 47:154-60. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Training YMCA wellness instructors to deliver an adapted version of the Diabetes Prevention Program lifestyle intervention
    Emily A Finch
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Diabetes Educ 35:224-8, 232. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Adapting the Diabetes Prevention Program lifestyle intervention for delivery in the community: the YMCA model
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:69, 74-5, 77-8. 2007
  9. pmc Healthcare cost differences with participation in a community-based group physical activity benefit for medicare managed care health plan members
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1459-65. 2008
  10. pmc Investing time in health: do socioeconomically disadvantaged patients spend more or less extra time on diabetes self-care?
    Susan L Ettner
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 911 Broxton Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Health Econ 18:645-63. 2009

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Rationale, design, and baseline characteristics of a community-based comparative effectiveness trial to prevent type 2 diabetes in economically disadvantaged adults: The RAPID Study
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 N Lake Shore Dr, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 37:1-9. 2014
    ..The RAPID Study successfully randomized a large cohort of participants with a wide distribution of age, body weight, and race who are at high risk for developing type 2 diabetes. ..
  2. pmc Designing a natural experiment to evaluate a national health care-community partnership to prevent type 2 diabetes
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E12. 2013
    ..In this context, evaluation results will provide information about the unique role of a health care-community partnership to prevent type 2 diabetes...
  3. pmc Changes in health state utilities with changes in body mass in the Diabetes Prevention Program
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:2176-81. 2009
    ..04), these changes, if causal, could still have a significant impact on clinical cost-effectiveness estimates if sustained over multiple years...
  4. pmc Translating the Diabetes Prevention Program into the community. The DEPLOY Pilot Study
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:357-63. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the delivery of a group-based DPP lifestyle intervention in partnership with the YMCA...
  5. doi request reprint Long-term effects of a community-based lifestyle intervention to prevent type 2 diabetes: the DEPLOY extension pilot study
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Chronic Illn 7:279-90. 2011
    ..We evaluated long-term effects of a lower cost, group-based adaption of the DPP lifestyle intervention offered by the YMCA...
  6. doi request reprint The Indiana Chronic Disease Management Program's impact on medicaid claims: a longitudinal, statewide evaluation
    Barry P Katz
    Division of Biostatistics, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Med Care 47:154-60. 2009
    ..Disease management programs have grown in popularity over the past decade as a strategy to curb escalating healthcare costs for persons with chronic diseases...
  7. doi request reprint Training YMCA wellness instructors to deliver an adapted version of the Diabetes Prevention Program lifestyle intervention
    Emily A Finch
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Diabetes Educ 35:224-8, 232. 2009
    ..A description of 2 ongoing randomized pilot studies provides information about the feasibility and effectiveness of future efforts to apply this new training curriculum on a national scale...
  8. ncbi request reprint Adapting the Diabetes Prevention Program lifestyle intervention for delivery in the community: the YMCA model
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:69, 74-5, 77-8. 2007
    ..They also provide information about early field research and an ongoing clinical trial that will provide information about the feasibility and effectiveness of applying this new model on a national scale...
  9. pmc Healthcare cost differences with participation in a community-based group physical activity benefit for medicare managed care health plan members
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1459-65. 2008
    ..To determine whether participation in a physical activity benefit by Medicare managed care enrollees is associated with lower healthcare utilization and costs...
  10. pmc Investing time in health: do socioeconomically disadvantaged patients spend more or less extra time on diabetes self-care?
    Susan L Ettner
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 911 Broxton Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Health Econ 18:645-63. 2009
    ..Research on self-care for chronic disease has not examined time requirements. Translating Research into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD), a multi-site study of managed care patients with diabetes, is among the first to assess self-care time...
  11. doi request reprint Description of an integrated framework for building linkages among primary care clinics and community organizations for the prevention of type 2 diabetes: emerging themes from the CC-Link study
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Chronic Illn 6:89-100. 2010
    ..This success is promising, and an evaluation of the effectiveness of these efforts to improve lifestyle behaviours of adults with prediabetes is now underway...
  12. doi request reprint Identifying adults at high risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease using hemoglobin A1c National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2005-2006
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, 46202, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:11-7. 2011
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  13. ncbi request reprint Is the number of documented diabetes process-of-care indicators associated with cardiometabolic risk factor levels, patient satisfaction, or self-rated quality of diabetes care? The Translating Research into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD) study
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, 250 University Blvd, Suite 122, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2108-13. 2006
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  14. pmc Antidepressant medicine use and risk of developing diabetes during the diabetes prevention program and diabetes prevention program outcomes study
    Richard R Rubin
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2549-51. 2010
    ..To assess the association between antidepressant medicine use and risk of developing diabetes during the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) and Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study (DPPOS)...
  15. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of cost sharing to finance a diet and physical activity intervention to prevent diabetes
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, 250 University Blvd, Suite 122, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1237-41. 2006
    ..We explored whether this intervention could be offered in a way that allows return on investment for private health insurers while remaining attractive for consumers, employers, and Medicare...