Nancy D Berkman

Summary

Affiliation: RTI International
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Retiree health insurance: recent trends and tomorrow's prospects
    Lauren A McCormack
    University of Wisconsin at Madison, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:17-34. 2002
  2. pmc Integration of existing systematic reviews into new reviews: identification of guidance needs
    Karen A Robinson
    Johns Hopkins University, 1830 E, Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Syst Rev 3:60. 2014
  3. pmc Observational evidence and strength of evidence domains: case examples
    Maya O'Neil
    Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence based Practice Center, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Syst Rev 3:35. 2014
  4. pmc Challenges in implementing The Institute of Medicine systematic review standards
    Stephanie M Chang
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Syst Rev 2:69. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Interrater reliability of grading strength of evidence varies with the complexity of the evidence in systematic reviews
    Nancy D Berkman
    Division of Social Policy, Health, and Economics Research, RTI International Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:1105-1117.e1. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Access to treatment-related and support services in methadone treatment programs
    Nancy D Berkman
    Health Services and Social Policy Research, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:97-104. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Low health literacy and health outcomes: an updated systematic review
    Nancy D Berkman
    Program on Health Care Quality and Outcomes, Division of Health Services and Social Policy Research, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:97-107. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Health literacy: what is it?
    Nancy D Berkman
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    J Health Commun 15:9-19. 2010
  9. pmc Measuring beneficiary knowledge of the Medicare program: a psychometric analysis
    Carla M Bann
    RTI, Statistics Research Division, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle, Park, NC 27709 2194
    Health Care Financ Rev 24:111-25. 2003
  10. pmc Literacy and health outcomes: a systematic review of the literature
    Darren A DeWalt
    RTI International University of North Carolina Evidence based Practice Center, Research Triangle Park, NC 27599, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:1228-39. 2004

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Publications17

  1. pmc Retiree health insurance: recent trends and tomorrow's prospects
    Lauren A McCormack
    University of Wisconsin at Madison, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:17-34. 2002
    ..The forces discouraging its growth--rising premium costs, a slower economy, judicial challenges, and an uncertain Medicare+Choice (M+C) program and policy agenda--far outweigh the forces likely to encourage expansion...
  2. pmc Integration of existing systematic reviews into new reviews: identification of guidance needs
    Karen A Robinson
    Johns Hopkins University, 1830 E, Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Syst Rev 3:60. 2014
    ..The objectives of this paper are: 1) to identify areas where existing guidance may be adopted or adapted, and 2) to suggest areas for future guidance development...
  3. pmc Observational evidence and strength of evidence domains: case examples
    Maya O'Neil
    Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence based Practice Center, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Syst Rev 3:35. 2014
    ..However, certain circumstances warrant consideration of observational evidence, and such studies are increasingly being included as evidence in systematic reviews...
  4. pmc Challenges in implementing The Institute of Medicine systematic review standards
    Stephanie M Chang
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Syst Rev 2:69. 2013
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  5. ncbi request reprint Interrater reliability of grading strength of evidence varies with the complexity of the evidence in systematic reviews
    Nancy D Berkman
    Division of Social Policy, Health, and Economics Research, RTI International Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:1105-1117.e1. 2013
    ..To examine consistency (interrater reliability) of applying guidance for grading strength of evidence in systematic reviews for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Evidence-based Practice Center program...
  6. ncbi request reprint Access to treatment-related and support services in methadone treatment programs
    Nancy D Berkman
    Health Services and Social Policy Research, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:97-104. 2007
    ..Not-for-profit or public ownership of treatment sites was also found to be positively related to patient access...
  7. ncbi request reprint Low health literacy and health outcomes: an updated systematic review
    Nancy D Berkman
    Program on Health Care Quality and Outcomes, Division of Health Services and Social Policy Research, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:97-107. 2011
    ..Approximately 80 million Americans have limited health literacy, which puts them at greater risk for poorer access to care and poorer health outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Health literacy: what is it?
    Nancy D Berkman
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    J Health Commun 15:9-19. 2010
    ..Increased attention to this important issue suggests the need to review existing definitions of the term "health literacy," because despite the growing interest in this field, one question that persists is, "What is health literacy?"..
  9. pmc Measuring beneficiary knowledge of the Medicare program: a psychometric analysis
    Carla M Bann
    RTI, Statistics Research Division, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle, Park, NC 27709 2194
    Health Care Financ Rev 24:111-25. 2003
    ..Overall, based on both content considerations and the psychometric analyses, the true/false quiz proved to be the more accurate and useful measure of beneficiaries' knowledge...
  10. pmc Literacy and health outcomes: a systematic review of the literature
    Darren A DeWalt
    RTI International University of North Carolina Evidence based Practice Center, Research Triangle Park, NC 27599, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:1228-39. 2004
    ..To review the relationship between literacy and health outcomes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatments for otitis media with effusion: a systematic review
    Ina F Wallace
    Division for Health Services and Social Policy Research, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina and
    Pediatrics 133:296-311. 2014
    ..This study's objective was to compare the effectiveness of surgical strategies currently used for managing OME...
  12. ncbi request reprint Development of the RTI item bank on risk of bias and precision of observational studies
    Meera Viswanathan
    Social Policy, Health, and Economics Research, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:163-78. 2012
    ..To create a practical and validated item bank for evaluating the risk of bias and precision of observational studies of interventions or exposures included in systematic evidence reviews...
  13. ncbi request reprint Timing of colposcopy after cervical cytologic abnormalities
    Tzy Mey Kuo
    Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:629-36. 2010
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  14. ncbi request reprint The Health Literacy Skills Instrument: a 10-item short form
    Carla M Bann
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    J Health Commun 17:191-202. 2012
    ..The HLSI-SF offers researchers and practitioners a valid and reliable measure of health literacy skills...
  15. ncbi request reprint Measuring health literacy: a pilot study of a new skills-based instrument
    Lauren McCormack
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Health Commun 15:51-71. 2010
    ..The overall instrument demonstrated good internal consistency, with a Cronbach's alpha of 0.86. Additional analyses are planned, with the goal of creating a short form of the instrument...
  16. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of eating disorders: a systematic review of the literature
    Nancy D Berkman
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:293-309. 2007
    ....
  17. pmc Initial feasibility of a woman-focused intervention for pregnant african-american women
    Hendree E Jones
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluation and Intervention, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Int J Pediatr 2011:389285. 2011
    ..Future studies should examine the efficacy of the pregnancy-adapted Women's CoOp for women not enrolled in drug-abuse treatment...