Monica E Peek

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Disparities in screening mammography. Current status, interventions and implications
    Monica E Peek
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Ruch Medical College, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Ill 60612, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:184-94. 2004
  2. pmc Barriers and facilitators to shared decision-making among African-Americans with diabetes
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1135-9. 2009
  3. pmc Developing a behavioral model for mobile phone-based diabetes interventions
    Shantanu Nundy
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 90:125-32. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Compliance and self-reported barriers to follow-up of abnormal screening mammograms among women utilizing a county mobile mammography van
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Health Care Women Int 30:857-70. 2009
  5. pmc A study of national physician organizations' efforts to reduce racial and ethnic health disparities in the United States
    Monica E Peek
    University of Chicago, Section of General Internal Medicine, 5841 S Maryland, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Med 87:694-700. 2012
  6. pmc Early lessons from an initiative on Chicago's South Side to reduce disparities in diabetes care and outcomes
    Monica E Peek
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:177-86. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint An innovative partnership to address breast cancer screening among vulnerable populations
    Monica E Peek
    The University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 20:52. 2007
  8. pmc Are there racial differences in patients' shared decision-making preferences and behaviors among patients with diabetes?
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:422-31. 2011
  9. pmc Using mobile health to support the chronic care model: developing an institutional initiative
    Shantanu Nundy
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA Chicago Center for Diabetes Translation Research, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Int J Telemed Appl 2012:871925. 2012
  10. pmc Race and shared decision-making: perspectives of African-Americans with diabetes
    Monica E Peek
    The University of Chicago, Department of Medicine, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:1-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc Disparities in screening mammography. Current status, interventions and implications
    Monica E Peek
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Ruch Medical College, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Ill 60612, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:184-94. 2004
    ..We also describe the barriers to mammography and report effective interventions to enhance utilization...
  2. pmc Barriers and facilitators to shared decision-making among African-Americans with diabetes
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1135-9. 2009
    ..African-Americans have less SDM than Whites, which may contribute to diabetes racial disparities. To date, there has been little research on SDM among African-Americans...
  3. pmc Developing a behavioral model for mobile phone-based diabetes interventions
    Shantanu Nundy
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 90:125-32. 2013
    ..Behavioral models for mobile phone-based diabetes interventions are lacking. This study explores the potential mechanisms by which a text message-based diabetes program affected self-management among African-Americans...
  4. doi request reprint Compliance and self-reported barriers to follow-up of abnormal screening mammograms among women utilizing a county mobile mammography van
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Health Care Women Int 30:857-70. 2009
    ..We concluded that programs that utilize mobile mammography should include intensive, multilingual tracking systems in order increase diagnostic follow-up for this vulnerable population...
  5. pmc A study of national physician organizations' efforts to reduce racial and ethnic health disparities in the United States
    Monica E Peek
    University of Chicago, Section of General Internal Medicine, 5841 S Maryland, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Med 87:694-700. 2012
    ..To characterize national physician organizations' efforts to reduce health disparities and identify organizational characteristics associated with such efforts...
  6. pmc Early lessons from an initiative on Chicago's South Side to reduce disparities in diabetes care and outcomes
    Monica E Peek
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:177-86. 2012
    ..Our initiative neatly aligns with, and can inform the implementation of, the accountable care organization-a delivery system reform in which groups of providers take responsibility for improving the health of a defined population...
  7. ncbi request reprint An innovative partnership to address breast cancer screening among vulnerable populations
    Monica E Peek
    The University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 20:52. 2007
    ..S. women. Vulnerable populations such as low-income women, racial/ethnic minorities, and the uninsured have lower rates of screening mammography use and bear a disproportionate burden of disease...
  8. pmc Are there racial differences in patients' shared decision-making preferences and behaviors among patients with diabetes?
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:422-31. 2011
    ..Patient factors have not been fully explored as a potential contributor to communication disparities...
  9. pmc Using mobile health to support the chronic care model: developing an institutional initiative
    Shantanu Nundy
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA Chicago Center for Diabetes Translation Research, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Int J Telemed Appl 2012:871925. 2012
    ..The program supports self-management and team-based care in a way that we believe engages patients yet meets the limited availability of providers and needs of health plan administrators...
  10. pmc Race and shared decision-making: perspectives of African-Americans with diabetes
    Monica E Peek
    The University of Chicago, Department of Medicine, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:1-9. 2010
    ..Finding innovative ways to address such communication barriers is an important area of future research...
  11. pmc Fear, fatalism and breast cancer screening in low-income African-American women: the role of clinicians and the health care system
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1847-53. 2008
    ..Cultural attitudes and beliefs, such as fear and fatalism, have not been fully explored as potential barriers to mammography among African-American women...
  12. pmc Gender differences in diabetes-related lower extremity amputations
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:1951-5. 2011
    ..While racial/ethnic differences in diabetes are well documented, less attention has been given to differences in diabetes outcomes by gender...
  13. pmc Feasibility and usability of a text message-based program for diabetes self-management in an urban African-American population
    Jonathan J Dick
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 5:1246-54. 2011
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  14. pmc Adapting the everyday discrimination scale to medical settings: reliability and validity testing in a sample of African American patients
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:502-9. 2011
    ..Consequently, we sought to test the psychometric properties of a modified version of the Everyday Discrimination scale, adapted for medical settings...
  15. pmc Mobile mammography: assessment of self-referral in reaching medically underserved women
    Monica E Peek
    Division of General Internal Medicine, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:398-403. 2007
    ..Mobile mammography can be useful in reaching medically underserved women. However, it is not known whether self-referral for mobile mammography is the best approach for reaching the most vulnerable populations...
  16. pmc The use of quality improvement and health information technology approaches to improve diabetes outcomes in African American and Hispanic patients
    Arshiya A Baig
    University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 67:163S-197S. 2010
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  17. doi request reprint "URM candidates are encouraged to apply": a national study to identify effective strategies to enhance racial and ethnic faculty diversity in academic departments of medicine
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Diabetes Research and Training Center, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Acad Med 88:405-12. 2013
    ..S. academic medicine departments to better understand the challenges, successful strategies, and predictive factors for enhancing racial and ethnic diversity among faculty (i.e., physicians with an academic position or rank)...
  18. pmc Interventions to enhance breast cancer screening, diagnosis, and treatment among racial and ethnic minority women
    Christopher M Masi
    The University of Chicago, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:195S-242S. 2007
    ..Additional support for these and other proven health care organization-based interventions appears justified and may be necessary to eliminate racial and ethnic breast cancer disparities...
  19. ncbi request reprint Screening mammography in the elderly: a review of the issues
    Monica E Peek
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Rush Medical College, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 58:191-8. 2003
    ..Ultimately, the decision to continue breast cancer screening should be made by the patient and her physician after carefully weighing the risks and benefits of the procedure, which generally become more favorable as women age...
  20. pmc National prevalence of lifestyle counseling or referral among African-Americans and whites with diabetes
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1858-64. 2008
    ..Despite this, little is known about how frequently physicians provide counseling or referral to address these risk factors, or whether such rates differ by patient race...