Mary Elizabeth Bollinger

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pharmacy fill patterns in young urban children with persistent asthma
    Kim Mudd
    Division of Pediatric Allergy Immunology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Asthma 43:597-600. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Concordance of Medicaid and pharmacy record data in inner-city children with asthma
    Kim E Mudd
    Division of Pediatric Allergy Immunology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:13-20. 2008
  3. pmc Prescription fill patterns in underserved children with asthma receiving subspecialty care
    Mary E Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology and Allergy, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 111:185-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The Breathmobile program: a good investment for underserved children with asthma
    Mary Elizabeth Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 105:274-281. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Patient characteristics and prescription fill patterns for allergic rhinitis medications, with a focus on montelukast, in a commercially insured population
    Mary Elizabeth Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Clin Ther 32:1093-102. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Transition to managed care impacts health care service utilization by children insured by Medicaid
    Mary Elizabeth Bollinger
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Asthma 44:717-22. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint A hospital-based screening program for natural rubber latex allergy
    Mary E Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 88:560-7. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of food allergy on the daily activities of children and their families
    Mary E Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 96:415-21. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Contamination of nebulizers with environmental allergens
    Mary E Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 95:429-32. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Contamination of nebulizer equipment with cockroach allergen: there's a bug in the system!
    Mary E Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 92:475-7. 2004

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Pharmacy fill patterns in young urban children with persistent asthma
    Kim Mudd
    Division of Pediatric Allergy Immunology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Asthma 43:597-600. 2006
    ..Medication adherence impacts healthcare utilization. Pharmacy records are useful to establish fill patterns...
  2. ncbi request reprint Concordance of Medicaid and pharmacy record data in inner-city children with asthma
    Kim E Mudd
    Division of Pediatric Allergy Immunology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:13-20. 2008
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  3. pmc Prescription fill patterns in underserved children with asthma receiving subspecialty care
    Mary E Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology and Allergy, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 111:185-9. 2013
    ..Children with asthma receiving specialty care have been found to have improved asthma outcomes. However, these outcomes can be adversely affected by poor adherence with controller medications...
  4. doi request reprint The Breathmobile program: a good investment for underserved children with asthma
    Mary Elizabeth Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 105:274-281. 2010
    ..The Breathmobile, a specialty-based mobile asthma clinic, provides free care to underserved children. The cost of symptom-free day (SFD) improvement in this population has not been previously reported...
  5. doi request reprint Patient characteristics and prescription fill patterns for allergic rhinitis medications, with a focus on montelukast, in a commercially insured population
    Mary Elizabeth Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Clin Ther 32:1093-102. 2010
    ..AR is a substantial cause of widespread morbidity, medical treatment costs, and reduced productivity at work and school...
  6. ncbi request reprint Transition to managed care impacts health care service utilization by children insured by Medicaid
    Mary Elizabeth Bollinger
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Asthma 44:717-22. 2007
    ..Conclusions. Restructuring of Maryland Medicaid for children from fee for service to managed care was associated with improvement in asthma-related healthcare utilization claims...
  7. ncbi request reprint A hospital-based screening program for natural rubber latex allergy
    Mary E Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 88:560-7. 2002
    ..Some medical facilities have chosen to convert entirely to NRL-free gloves, but others have found this to be financially or logistically unfeasible...
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of food allergy on the daily activities of children and their families
    Mary E Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 96:415-21. 2006
    ..Food allergy affects a significant number of children, and its management requires considerable time and vigilance...
  9. ncbi request reprint Contamination of nebulizers with environmental allergens
    Mary E Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 95:429-32. 2005
    ..A previous article described cockroach allergen in the nebulizer reservoir of an asthmatic patient who experienced a life-threatening exacerbation after nebulizer use...
  10. ncbi request reprint Contamination of nebulizer equipment with cockroach allergen: there's a bug in the system!
    Mary E Bollinger
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Allergy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 92:475-7. 2004
    ..Physicians often have anecdotal reports of patients describing increased asthma symptoms after the use of nebulizers; however, there are few published reports of nebulizer-associated exacerbations...
  11. pmc Factors associated with completion of a behavioral intervention for caregivers of urban children with asthma
    Arlene M Butz
    Department of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Asthma 49:977-88. 2012
    ..We implemented a novel behavioral asthma intervention, Pediatric Asthma Alert (PAAL) intervention, to improve outpatient follow-up and preventive care for urban children with a recent ED visit for asthma...
  12. doi request reprint Influence of caregiver and provider communication on symptom days and medication use for inner-city children with asthma
    Arlene Butz
    School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Asthma 47:478-85. 2010
    ..Effective pediatric guideline-based asthma care requires the caregiver to accurately relay the child's symptom frequency, pattern of rescue and controller medication use, and level of asthma control to the child's primary care clinician...
  13. pmc Factors associated with second-hand smoke exposure in young inner-city children with asthma
    Arlene M Butz
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Asthma 48:449-57. 2011
    ..To examine the association of social and environmental factors with levels of second-hand smoke (SHS) exposure, as measured by salivary cotinine, in young inner-city children with asthma...
  14. pmc Stress and quality of life in caregivers of inner-city minority children with poorly controlled asthma
    Melissa H Bellin
    Health Specialization, School of Social Work, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 27:127-34. 2013
    ..Risk factors for low caregiver QOL in families of inner-city children with asthma remain unclear. This study evaluated the interrelationships of asthma control, stress, and caregiver QOL...
  15. doi request reprint Factors affecting primary care provider and caregiver concordance for pediatric asthma medications
    Arlene Butz
    Department of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Asthma 46:308-13. 2009
    ..Lack of discussion regarding actual asthma medication use by physicians with caregivers of children with asthma may result in low caregiver and physician concordance about prescribed asthma medications...
  16. pmc Effectiveness of nebulizer use-targeted asthma education on underserved children with asthma
    Arlene M Butz
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care, The Johns Hopkins University Medical Institutions, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:622-8. 2006
    ..To determine the effectiveness of a home-based asthma education intervention in increasing appropriate nebulizer use and reducing symptom frequency, emergency department (ED) visits, and hospitalizations over 12 months...
  17. ncbi request reprint Home-based asthma self-management education for inner city children
    Arlene M Butz
    Department of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Public Health Nurs 22:189-99. 2005
    ..Home asthma educational programs should address accurate symptom identification and a demonstration of asthma medication delivery devices...
  18. ncbi request reprint Environmental allergens and asthma in urban elementary schools
    Sania Amr
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 90:34-40. 2003
    ..Asthma in school children is rising, and indoor allergens are very common triggers of asthma attacks; however, the risk of the school environment on asthma has not been well studied...
  19. ncbi request reprint Using seasonal variations in asthma hospitalizations in children to predict hospitalization frequency
    Carol J Blaisdell
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore 21201, USA
    J Asthma 39:567-75. 2002
    ..In addition, temporal trends examined over many years can be used to predict frequency of severe asthma episodes in a population...
  20. doi request reprint Automated actuation of nasal spray products: determination and comparison of adult and pediatric settings
    Diane V Doughty
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
    Drug Dev Ind Pharm 37:359-66. 2011
    ..To determine and compare patient-relevant settings for automated nasal spray actuation stations from adult and pediatric hand data...
  21. doi request reprint Seasonal patterns of controller and rescue medication dispensed in underserved children with asthma
    Arlene M Butz
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Asthma 45:800-6. 2008
    ..To determine whether temporal trends exist for short-acting beta agonist (SABA), oral corticosteroid (OCS), and anti-inflammatory prescription fills in children with persistent asthma...
  22. ncbi request reprint Monitoring nebulizer use in children: comparison of electronic and asthma diary data
    Arlene M Butz
    The Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine and Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 94:360-5. 2005
    ..Electronic monitoring of nebulizer medication use is relatively new technology and provides an objective measure of nebulizer use...
  23. ncbi request reprint Asthma management practices at home in young inner-city children
    Arlene M Butz
    Department of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Asthma 41:433-44. 2004
    ..In conclusion, caregivers lack knowledge regarding cough as an early asthma symptom. Caregivers should be encouraged to review asthma action plans with health care providers at each medical encounter...
  24. pmc Patterns of inhaled antiinflammatory medication use in young underserved children with asthma
    Arlene M Butz
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 200 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2504-13. 2006
    ..We examined factors associated with the use of inhaled corticosteroids in young underserved children with persistent asthma using pharmacy records as their source of asthma medications...
  25. ncbi request reprint Impact of converting to powder-free gloves. Decreasing the symptoms of latex exposure in operating room personnel
    Denise M Korniewicz
    University of Miami, School of Nursing and Medicine, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    AAOHN J 53:111-6. 2005
    ..0001). This study demonstrated that the conversion to non-powdered low-protein NRL gloves resulted in decreased symptoms because of NRL exposure...
  26. ncbi request reprint Conversion to low-protein, powder-free surgical gloves: is it worth the cost?
    Denise M Korniewicz
    University of Miami, School of Nursing and Health Studies, Miami, FL, USA
    AAOHN J 53:388-93. 2005
    ..This study demonstrated that conversion to the use of powder-free, low-protein NRL gloves not only reduces health care worker NRL symptoms, but also positively affects the costs of glove purchases and workers' compensation...