Lee A Lindquist

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Unnecessary complexity of home medication regimens among seniors
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 96:93-7. 2014
  2. pmc Making general internal medicine research relevant to the older patient with multiple chronic comorbidities
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of Geriatrics and General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:915-9. 2014
  3. pmc Paid caregiver motivation, work conditions, and falls among senior clients
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of Geriatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, United States
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 55:442-5. 2012
  4. pmc Hiring and screening practices of agencies supplying paid caregivers to older adults
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1253-9. 2012
  5. pmc Relationship of health literacy to intentional and unintentional non-adherence of hospital discharge medications
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:173-8. 2012
  6. pmc Improvements in cognition following hospital discharge of community dwelling seniors
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of Geriatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 North Lake Shore Drive, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:765-70. 2011
  7. pmc Inadequate health literacy among paid caregivers of seniors
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of Geriatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:474-9. 2011
  8. pmc Medical student patient experiences before and after duty hour regulation and hospitalist support
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of Geriatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 North Lake Shore Drive, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:207-10. 2010
  9. pmc Teaching medication reconciliation through simulation: a patient safety initiative for second year medical students
    Lee A Lindquist
    Northwestern Center for Patient Safety, Institute for Health Care Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:998-1001. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Cruise ship care: a proposed alternative to assisted living facilities
    Lee A Lindquist
    Divisions of Internal and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1951-4. 2004

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Unnecessary complexity of home medication regimens among seniors
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 96:93-7. 2014
    ..To determine whether seniors consolidate their home medications or if there is evidence of unnecessary regimen complexity...
  2. pmc Making general internal medicine research relevant to the older patient with multiple chronic comorbidities
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of Geriatrics and General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:915-9. 2014
    ..By embracing these challenges, we hope that the care provided to older adults with multiple chronic conditions will no longer be extrapolated, but become evidence-based...
  3. pmc Paid caregiver motivation, work conditions, and falls among senior clients
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of Geriatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, United States
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 55:442-5. 2012
    ..Paid caregivers frequently face challenging work conditions. When seeking a caregiver for a senior, motivation of the caregiver should be considered when hiring...
  4. pmc Hiring and screening practices of agencies supplying paid caregivers to older adults
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1253-9. 2012
    ..To assess what screening practices agencies use in hiring caregivers and how caregiver competency is measured before assigning responsibilities in caring for older adults...
  5. pmc Relationship of health literacy to intentional and unintentional non-adherence of hospital discharge medications
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:173-8. 2012
    ..Inadequate health literacy is prevalent among seniors and is associated with poor health outcomes. At hospital discharge, medications are frequently changed and patients are informed of these changes via their discharge instructions...
  6. pmc Improvements in cognition following hospital discharge of community dwelling seniors
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of Geriatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 North Lake Shore Drive, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:765-70. 2011
    ..Seniors frequently struggle during the transition home following an acute hospitalization resulting in frequent rehospitalizations. Studies consistently show a lack of comprehension of discharge instructions...
  7. pmc Inadequate health literacy among paid caregivers of seniors
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of Geriatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:474-9. 2011
    ..Caregivers often assist with medication reminding and activities of daily living. No prior studies have examined the health literacy levels among paid non-familial caregivers...
  8. pmc Medical student patient experiences before and after duty hour regulation and hospitalist support
    Lee A Lindquist
    Division of Geriatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 North Lake Shore Drive, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:207-10. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to examine changes in junior medical student-patient encounters after initiation of residency work hours and implementation of a large hospitalist practice at our academic medical center...
  9. pmc Teaching medication reconciliation through simulation: a patient safety initiative for second year medical students
    Lee A Lindquist
    Northwestern Center for Patient Safety, Institute for Health Care Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:998-1001. 2008
    ..Errors in medication reconciliation constitute a large area of potential injury to patients. Medication reconciliation is rarely incorporated into medical school curriculums so students learn primarily from observing clinical care...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cruise ship care: a proposed alternative to assisted living facilities
    Lee A Lindquist
    Divisions of Internal and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1951-4. 2004
    ..Implementation for cruise ship care on the individual basis is also presented. Ultimately, it is wished to introduce a feasible and possibly more desirable option to seniors who can no longer remain independent...
  11. doi request reprint Developing multilingual prescription instructions for patients with limited english proficiency
    Stacy Cooper Bailey
    Division of General Internal Medicine at Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 23:81-7. 2012
    ..Challenges and lessons learned from this process are reported to inform future efforts to develop easy-to-understand, multilingual materials for use in health care settings...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of a hospitalist-care coordinator team on a nonteaching hospitalist service
    Kevin J O'Leary
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:103-9. 2008
    ..Although many hospitalists work with clinical coordinators, few studies have evaluated their impact...
  13. pmc Improving prescription drug warnings to promote patient comprehension
    Michael S Wolf
    Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:50-6. 2010
    ..We evaluated whether the use of "enhanced print" drug warnings could improve patient comprehension beyond a current standard...

Research Grants2

  1. HEALTH LITERACY AND DISCHARGE SAFETY OF HOSPITALIZED SENIORS
    Lee Lindquist; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..By the completion of this award period, the candidate will have the skills, experience, and research track record necessary to become an independent investigator and leader in health literacy and geriatric patient safety. ..