Marie A Krousel-Wood

Summary

Affiliation: Ochsner Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Medication adherence in older clinic patients with hypertension after Hurricane Katrina: implications for clinical practice and disaster management
    Marie A Krousel-Wood
    Center for Health Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Med Sci 336:99-104. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Medication adherence: a key factor in achieving blood pressure control and good clinical outcomes in hypertensive patients
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 19:357-62. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Methods to improve medication adherence in patients with hypertension: current status and future directions
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Department of Clinical Outcomes Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 1514 Jefferson Highway, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 20:296-300. 2005
  4. pmc Association of depression with antihypertensive medication adherence in older adults: cross-sectional and longitudinal findings from CoSMO
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Center for Health Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 1514 Jefferson Highway, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:248-57. 2010
  5. pmc Development and evaluation of a self-report tool to predict low pharmacy refill adherence in elderly patients with uncontrolled hypertension
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Center for Health Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana 70121, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 33:798-811. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Hypertension control among newly treated patients before and after publication of the main ALLHAT results and JNC 7 guidelines
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Ochsner Clinic Foundation and Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 14:277-83. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Patient and physician satisfaction in a clinical study of telemedicine in a hypertensive patient population
    M A Krousel-Wood
    Division of Research, Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana 70121, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 7:206-11. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Does home-based exercise improve body mass index in patients with type 2 diabetes? Results of a feasibility trial
    M A Krousel-Wood
    Ochsner Clinic Foundation, Center for Health Research, New Orleans, LA 70121, United States
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 79:230-6. 2008
  9. pmc New medication adherence scale versus pharmacy fill rates in seniors with hypertension
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Center for Health Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Am J Manag Care 15:59-66. 2009
  10. pmc Barriers to and determinants of medication adherence in hypertension management: perspective of the cohort study of medication adherence among older adults
    Marie A Krousel-Wood
    Center for Health Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Med Clin North Am 93:753-69. 2009

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Medication adherence in older clinic patients with hypertension after Hurricane Katrina: implications for clinical practice and disaster management
    Marie A Krousel-Wood
    Center for Health Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Med Sci 336:99-104. 2008
    ..In post-disaster situations, additional barriers may reduce antihypertensive medication adherence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Medication adherence: a key factor in achieving blood pressure control and good clinical outcomes in hypertensive patients
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 19:357-62. 2004
    ..Approximately one half of patients with hypertension adhere to prescribed medications, and fewer than one in three patients have controlled blood pressure...
  3. ncbi request reprint Methods to improve medication adherence in patients with hypertension: current status and future directions
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Department of Clinical Outcomes Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 1514 Jefferson Highway, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 20:296-300. 2005
    ..This article reviews the effectiveness of methods to improve antihypertensive medication adherence, discusses the effect of drug benefit caps on compliance, and proposes a framework for future clinical and research directions...
  4. pmc Association of depression with antihypertensive medication adherence in older adults: cross-sectional and longitudinal findings from CoSMO
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Center for Health Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 1514 Jefferson Highway, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:248-57. 2010
    ..Little is known about the associations between depressive symptoms, social support and antihypertensive medication adherence in older adults...
  5. pmc Development and evaluation of a self-report tool to predict low pharmacy refill adherence in elderly patients with uncontrolled hypertension
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Center for Health Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana 70121, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 33:798-811. 2013
    ..To develop and evaluate a short self-report tool to predict low pharmacy refill adherence in older patients with uncontrolled hypertension...
  6. doi request reprint Hypertension control among newly treated patients before and after publication of the main ALLHAT results and JNC 7 guidelines
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Ochsner Clinic Foundation and Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 14:277-83. 2012
    ..In this real-world clinic population, antihypertensive treatment was initiated at lower blood pressure levels following publication of ALLHAT and JNC 7, resulting in substantial improvements in hypertension control rates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Patient and physician satisfaction in a clinical study of telemedicine in a hypertensive patient population
    M A Krousel-Wood
    Division of Research, Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana 70121, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 7:206-11. 2001
    ..Patients reported high satisfaction scores for both telemedicine and in-person visits...
  8. ncbi request reprint Does home-based exercise improve body mass index in patients with type 2 diabetes? Results of a feasibility trial
    M A Krousel-Wood
    Ochsner Clinic Foundation, Center for Health Research, New Orleans, LA 70121, United States
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 79:230-6. 2008
    ..This feasibility trial evaluated the use, safety, and short-term benefits of a home-based exercise intervention designed to increase physical activity among adults with diabetes...
  9. pmc New medication adherence scale versus pharmacy fill rates in seniors with hypertension
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Center for Health Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Am J Manag Care 15:59-66. 2009
    ..To evaluate the association and concordance of the new 8-item self-report Morisky Medication Adherence Scale (MMAS) with pharmacy fill data in a sample of community-dwelling seniors with hypertension...
  10. pmc Barriers to and determinants of medication adherence in hypertension management: perspective of the cohort study of medication adherence among older adults
    Marie A Krousel-Wood
    Center for Health Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Med Clin North Am 93:753-69. 2009
    ..This article discusses the relevance of this study in addressing the issue of barriers to anithypertensive medication adherence...
  11. pmc Adverse effects of complementary and alternative medicine on antihypertensive medication adherence: findings from the cohort study of medication adherence among older adults
    Marie A Krousel-Wood
    Center for Health Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, LA70121, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:54-61. 2010
    ..To determine the association between complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use and antihypertensive medication adherence in older black and white adults...
  12. pmc Predictors of decline in medication adherence: results from the cohort study of medication adherence among older adults
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Ochsner Clinic Foundation, Center for Health Research, 1514 Jefferson Highway, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Hypertension 58:804-10. 2011
    ..Modifiable factors associated with decline were identified. Further research is warranted to determine whether interventions can prevent the decline in antihypertensive medication adherence and improve BP control...
  13. ncbi request reprint Does waiver of written informed consent from the institutional review board affect response rate in a low-risk research study?
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Clinical Outcomes Research Department, Research Division, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 1514 Jefferson Highway, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    J Investig Med 54:174-9. 2006
    ..Requiring written informed consent for a minimal-risk survey may result in limited participation rates...
  14. ncbi request reprint Reliability of a medication adherence measure in an outpatient setting
    Marie Krousel-Wood
    Research Division, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70121, USA
    Am J Med Sci 330:128-33. 2005
    ..The objective of the current study was to determine the reliability of the Hill-Bone Compliance Scale among elderly hypertensive patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint The effect of education on patients' willingness to participate in a telemedicine study
    M A Krousel-Wood
    Division of Research, Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation, 1516 Jefferson Highway, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 7:281-7. 2001
    ..6 (95% confidence interval 1.9-7.0). Educational status should be carefully considered when designing, implementing and interpreting telemedicine studies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Application of the combined quality improvement ratio in the evaluation of a quality improvement activity in a managed care organization
    Marie A Krousel-Wood
    Ochsner Clinic Foundation, Division of Research, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Am J Med Qual 18:117-21. 2003
    ..92 [CP] versus 0.38 [RP] and 0.82 [MP]) and a decrease in the confidence interval range (0.97 [CP] versus 2.06 [RP] and 1.14 [MP]). The CQuIR uses a statistically valid approach to increase the data available for the evaluation of QIAs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Primary prevention of essential hypertension
    Marie A Krousel-Wood
    Clinical Outcomes Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 1514 Jefferson Highway, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Med Clin North Am 88:223-38. 2004
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  18. ncbi request reprint Effect of dietary fiber intake on blood pressure: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Hypertens 22:73-80. 2004
    ..To examine the effect of dietary fiber intake on blood pressure (BP)...
  19. pmc Cohort study of medication adherence in older adults (CoSMO): extended effects of Hurricane Katrina on medication adherence among older adults
    Tareq Islam
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Med Sci 336:105-10. 2008
    ..The extended effect of Hurricane Katrina on antihypertensive medication adherence is not well characterized...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of poor antihypertensive medication adherence in an urban health clinic setting
    Amanda D Hyre
    School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University, and Ochsner Clinic Foundation, Center for Health Research, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:179-86. 2007
    ..The current study identified a set of risk factors for poor antihypertensive medication adherence in the urban setting...
  21. pmc Health-related quality of life and antihypertensive medication adherence among older adults
    Elizabeth Winter Holt
    Center for Health Research, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Age Ageing 39:481-7. 2010
    ..We examined the association between HRQOL and antihypertensive medication adherence in older adults...
  22. ncbi request reprint Role of exercise for type 2 diabetic patient management
    Harry T Pigman
    Office of Performance Improvement, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, New Orleans, LA 70031, USA
    South Med J 95:72-7. 2002
    ..Exercise is integral to the management of type 2 diabetes. Unfortunately, the majority of adults with type 2 diabetes do not engage in regular exercise...
  23. ncbi request reprint Medical genetic test reporting for cystic fibrosis (deltaF508) and factor V Leiden in North American laboratories
    Hans C Andersson
    Human Genetics Program, Hayward Genetics Center, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Genet Med 4:324-7. 2002
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Beyond Katrina: from crisis to opportunity
    Marie A Krousel-Wood
    Am J Med Sci 336:92-3. 2008
  25. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of telemedicine in detecting uncontrolled hypertension and its impact on patient management
    Ahmed A Abdoh
    Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Telemed J E Health 9:315-23. 2003
    ..Meanwhile, there was no difference in ordering diagnostic tests or therapeutics detectable between the two encounter types. Telemedicine proved to be a valid means for detecting uncontrolled BP among hypertensive patients...