K R Lorig
Affiliation: Stanford University
- Evidence suggesting that a chronic disease self-management program can improve health status while reducing hospitalization: a randomized trialK R Lorig
Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
Med Care 37:5-14. 1999..It also explored the differential effectiveness of the intervention for subjects with specific diseases and comorbidities...
- Chronic disease self-management program: 2-year health status and health care utilization outcomesK R Lorig
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
Med Care 39:1217-23. 2001..There were no other significant changes. CONCLUSIONS: A low-cost program for promoting health self-management can improve elements of health status while reducing health care costs in populations with diverse chronic diseases...
- Self-reports of health care utilization compared to provider recordsP L Ritter
Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Road, Suite 204, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
J Clin Epidemiol 54:136-41. 2001..Thus, the likelihood of bias caused by differing demographic factors is low, but researchers should take into account that underreporting occurs and is likely to increase as utilization increases...
- Effect of a self-management program on patients with chronic diseaseK R Lorig
Stanford University School of Medicine, Calif, USA
Eff Clin Pract 4:256-62. 2001..A recent randomized clinical trial demonstrated the potential of self-management to improve health status and reduce health care utilization in patients with chronic diseases...