Kevin T Stroupe

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Healthcare utilization and costs of Veterans screened and assessed for traumatic brain injury
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, 5000 South 5th Ave, 151H Bldg 1B260, Hines, IL 60141
    J Rehabil Res Dev 50:1047-68. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Medication acquisition across systems of care and patient-provider communication among older veterans
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care CMC3, Edward Hines, Jr VA Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 70:804-13. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Hemoglobin levels triggering erythropoiesis-stimulating agent therapy in patients with cancer: the shift after United States Food and Drug Administration policy changes
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines, JR VA Hospital, 5000 South 5th Avenue 151H, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 32:988-97. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of Medicare and DOD data for improving VA race data quality
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital 151H, 5000 South 5th Ave, Bldg 1B260, Hines, IL 60141 5151, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 47:781-95. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Predialysis nephrology care and costs in elderly patients initiating dialysis
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141 5151, USA
    Med Care 49:248-56. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of blind rehabilitation for veterans with macular diseases in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines Jr Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:84-91. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of increased copayments on pharmacy use in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Hines VA Hospital, 5000 South 5th Avenue, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Med Care 45:1090-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Tension-free repair versus watchful waiting for men with asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic inguinal hernias: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, 5th Avenue and Roosevelt Road, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:458-68. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of coronary artery bypass grafts versus percutaneous coronary intervention for revascularization of high-risk patients
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Hines VA Hospital, PO Box 5000 151H, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Circulation 114:1251-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of refill adherence and health care use among adults with hypertension in an urban health care system
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Hines Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines 60141 5151, and the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 26:779-89. 2006

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Healthcare utilization and costs of Veterans screened and assessed for traumatic brain injury
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, 5000 South 5th Ave, 151H Bldg 1B260, Hines, IL 60141
    J Rehabil Res Dev 50:1047-68. 2013
    ..001). Understanding these healthcare utilization and cost patterns will assist policymakers to address the ongoing and future healthcare needs of these returning Veterans. ..
  2. doi request reprint Medication acquisition across systems of care and patient-provider communication among older veterans
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care CMC3, Edward Hines, Jr VA Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 70:804-13. 2013
    ..The results of a survey assessing Medicare Part D enrollment, the use of pharmacotherapies for chronic diseases, and other medication-use issues in a population of elderly military veterans are presented...
  3. doi request reprint Hemoglobin levels triggering erythropoiesis-stimulating agent therapy in patients with cancer: the shift after United States Food and Drug Administration policy changes
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines, JR VA Hospital, 5000 South 5th Avenue 151H, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 32:988-97. 2012
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  4. ncbi request reprint Use of Medicare and DOD data for improving VA race data quality
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital 151H, 5000 South 5th Ave, Bldg 1B260, Hines, IL 60141 5151, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 47:781-95. 2010
    ..More study is needed to understand poor rates of agreement between VA and external sources in identifying non-African-American minority individuals...
  5. doi request reprint Predialysis nephrology care and costs in elderly patients initiating dialysis
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141 5151, USA
    Med Care 49:248-56. 2011
    ..Access to nephrology care before initiation of chronic dialysis is associated with improved outcomes after initiation. Less is known about the effect of predialysis nephrology care on healthcare costs and utilization...
  6. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of blind rehabilitation for veterans with macular diseases in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines Jr Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:84-91. 2008
    ..We examined costs and consequences using veterans in LOVIT and comparable veterans in an inpatient BRC...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of increased copayments on pharmacy use in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Hines VA Hospital, 5000 South 5th Avenue, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Med Care 45:1090-7. 2007
    ..We examined the impact of the copayment increase on medication acquisition from VA...
  8. ncbi request reprint Tension-free repair versus watchful waiting for men with asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic inguinal hernias: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, 5th Avenue and Roosevelt Road, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:458-68. 2006
    ..Although WW is likely to be less costly initially when compared with tension-free repair (TFR) because of the cost of the operation, it is not clear whether WW remains the least costly option when longer-term costs are considered...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of coronary artery bypass grafts versus percutaneous coronary intervention for revascularization of high-risk patients
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Hines VA Hospital, PO Box 5000 151H, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Circulation 114:1251-7. 2006
    ..The present study examined the cost-effectiveness of PCI versus CABG for these high-risk patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of refill adherence and health care use among adults with hypertension in an urban health care system
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Hines Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines 60141 5151, and the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 26:779-89. 2006
    ..e., patients who have and have not, respectively, experienced hypertension-related target organ damage), and to examine the association of refill adherence with hospitalization and health care costs among these patients...
  11. doi request reprint Trends in anemia management in lung and colon cancer patients in the US Department of Veterans Affairs, 2002-2008
    Elizabeth Tarlov
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines, JR VA Hospital, 5000 South 5th Ave 151H, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Support Care Cancer 20:1649-57. 2012
    ..We examined ESA therapy in lung and colon cancer patients receiving chemotherapy in the VA from 2002 to 2008 to ascertain trends in and predictors of ESA use...
  12. ncbi request reprint Validation of erythropoietin use data on Medicare's End-Stage Renal Disease Medical Evidence Report
    Michael J Fischer
    Medicine Nephrology, Jesse Brown Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center and University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 47:751-62. 2010
    ..Investigators should recognize these shortcomings and the introduction of possible bias in future research and reports...
  13. doi request reprint Comparing VA and private sector healthcare costs for end-stage renal disease
    Denise M Hynes
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines, Jr Veterans Affairs VA Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
    Med Care 50:161-70. 2012
    ..Using a societal perspective, we examined healthcare costs and health outcomes for Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) ESRD patients comparing those who received hemodialysis care at VA versus private sector facilities...
  14. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction and use of Veterans Affairs versus non-Veterans Affairs healthcare services by veterans
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Department of Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
    Med Care 43:453-60. 2005
    ..We examined whether patient satisfaction affected subsequent use of non-Veterans Affairs (VA) services among chronically ill veterans discharged from VA hospitals...
  15. ncbi request reprint Adherence to guidelines for ESRD anemia management
    Denise M Hynes
    Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines Jr Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:455-61. 2006
    ..Because reimbursement for erythropoietin differs for federal versus private-sector dialysis centers, we hypothesized different use patterns by facility type...
  16. ncbi request reprint Predialysis nephrology care among older veterans using Department of Veterans Affairs or Medicare-covered services
    Michael J Fischer
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines, Jr VA Medical Center, 5000 S 5th Ave 151H, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:e57-66. 2010
    ..To examine the effect of exclusive and dual use of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Medicare healthcare systems on outpatient predialysis nephrology care...
  17. doi request reprint An evaluation of the Veterans Affairs traumatic brain injury screening process among Operation Enduring Freedom and/or Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans
    Charlesnika T Evans
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr Veterans Affairs VA Hospital, Department of VA, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    PM R 5:210-20; quiz 220. 2013
    ..S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) screening program for traumatic brain injury (TBI) and to identify patient and facility characteristics associated with receiving a TBI screen and results of the screening...
  18. pmc Measurement invariance of the kidney disease and quality of life instrument (KDQOL-SF) across veterans and non-veterans
    Karen L Saban
    Center for Management of Chronic Complex Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:120. 2010
    ..Therefore, the purpose of this study was to examine the measurement invariance of the KDQOL-SF across Veterans and non-Veterans with CKD...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cost effectiveness of laparoscopic versus open mesh hernia operation: results of a Department of Veterans Affairs randomized clinical trial
    Denise M Hynes
    Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, PO Box 5000 151 V, 5th Avenue and Roosevelt Road, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:447-57. 2006
    ..Cost effectiveness is an important consideration when evidence for predominance of one surgical technique is lacking. Current cost estimates of hernia repair are not available...
  20. ncbi request reprint Health care and medication costs and use among older adults with heart failure
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Hines VA Hospital, Illinois 60141 5151, USA
    Am J Med 116:443-50. 2004
    ..To target interventions effectively, it is important to understand the association of medication acquisition with health care utilization and costs...
  21. doi request reprint Prevalence of chronic kidney disease in patients with spinal cord injuries/disorders
    Michael J Fischer
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Am J Nephrol 36:542-8. 2012
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) and spinal cord injury and disorders (SCI/D) are common and costly conditions among Veterans. However, little is known about CKD among adults with SCI/D...
  22. doi request reprint Outcomes associated with tiotropium use in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Todd A Lee
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1403-10. 2009
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the comparative effectiveness of regimens containing tiotropium bromide vs other medication regimens for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in real-world clinical settings...
  23. ncbi request reprint Potential cost savings of erythropoietin administration in end-stage renal disease
    Denise M Hynes
    Department of Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Hines, Edward G Hines, JR VA Hospital, Illinois 60141, USA
    Am J Med 112:169-75. 2002
    ..Since epoetin is expensive, optimizing the therapeutic effect of epoetin using a strategy that includes subcutaneous administration could lead to substantial cost savings...
  24. doi request reprint Comparison of health-related quality of life measures for chronic renal failure: quality of well-being scale, short-form-6D, and the kidney disease quality of life instrument
    Karen L Saban
    Center for Management of Chronic Complex Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, P O Box 5000 151H, Hines, IL, 60141, USA
    Qual Life Res 17:1103-15. 2008
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  25. doi request reprint VA LOVIT II: a protocol to compare low vision rehabilitation and basic low vision
    Joan A Stelmack
    Edward Hines, Jr Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, IL, USA
    Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 32:461-71. 2012
    ..To compare the effectiveness of low vision rehabilitation (LVR) and basic low vision (LV) in a single masked multicentre randomised controlled trial (RCT)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Increasing copayments and adherence to diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemic medications
    Matthew L Maciejewski
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care 152, Durham VA Medical Center, 508 Fulton St, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:e20-34. 2010
    ..To examine the impact of a medication copayment increase on adherence to diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemic medications...
  27. doi request reprint Outcomes following endovascular vs open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm: a randomized trial
    Frank A Lederle
    Medicine Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    JAMA 302:1535-42. 2009
    ..Limited data are available to assess whether endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) improves short-term outcomes compared with traditional open repair...
  28. doi request reprint Employment status of veterans receiving substance abuse treatment from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
    Jennifer L Humensky
    Health Services Research and Development Service, Edward Hines, Jr Veterans Affairs VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:177-80. 2013
    ..This study examined employment outcomes of veterans with substance use disorders and comorbid general medical and psychiatric disorders following substance abuse treatment...
  29. doi request reprint Parkinson's disease medication use and costs following deep brain stimulation
    Frances M Weaver
    Hines VA Hospital, Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
    Mov Disord 27:1398-403. 2012
    ..However, cumulative medication costs over 36 months were lower for the STN than for GPi patients. PD medication use and costs decreased following DBS in either target over 36 months, but cumulative costs were less for STN than for GPi...
  30. ncbi request reprint Veterans Health Administration inpatient and outpatient care data: an overview
    Patricia A Murphy
    VA Information Resource Center, Health Services Research and Development Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Edward Hines, Jr Hospital, Hines, Ill 60141, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 5:E4. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint Three surveillance strategies for vancomycin-resistant enterococci in hospitalized patients: detection of colonization efficiency and a cost-effectiveness model
    Todd A Lee
    Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:39-46. 2005
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  32. ncbi request reprint Pharmacist intervention to improve medication adherence in heart failure: a randomized trial
    Michael D Murray
    Center for Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, University of North Carolina School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7360, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:714-25. 2007
    ..Patients with heart failure who take several prescription medications sometimes have poor adherence to their treatment regimens. Few interventions designed to improve adherence to therapy have been rigorously tested...
  33. ncbi request reprint Methodology of an ongoing, randomized, controlled trial to improve drug use for elderly patients with chronic heart failure
    Michael D Murray
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University School of Pharmacy, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 2:53-65. 2004
    ..However, patients may not adhere to therapy. Patients with complex medication regimens and low health literacy are at risk for nonadherence...
  34. ncbi request reprint Using the Veterans Health Administration inpatient care database: trends in the use of antireflux surgery
    Samuel R G Finalyson
    VA Outcomes Group, VA Medical Center, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 5:E5. 2002
    ..Both patient and provider factors may explain the substantially higher use of this procedure in the private sector...