Paul Roman Chelminski
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Use of patient flow analysis to improve patient visit efficiency by decreasing wait time in a primary care-based disease management programs for anticoagulation and chronic pain: a quality improvement studyNicholas M Potisek
BMC Health Serv Res 7:8. 2007..CONCLUSION: Patient Flow Analysis is an effective technique to identify inefficiencies in the patient visit and efficiently collect patient flow data. Once inefficiencies are identified they can be improved through brief interventions...
- Predictors of opioid misuse in patients with chronic pain: a prospective cohort studyTimothy J Ives
Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
BMC Health Serv Res 6:46. 2006..We conducted a prospective cohort study to determine the one-year incidence and predictors of opioid misuse among patients enrolled in a chronic pain disease management program within an academic internal medicine practice...
- A primary care, multi-disciplinary disease management program for opioid-treated patients with chronic non-cancer pain and a high burden of psychiatric comorbidityPaul R Chelminski
Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
BMC Health Serv Res 5:3. 2005..Chronic non-cancer pain is a common problem that is often accompanied by psychiatric comorbidity and disability. The effectiveness of a multi-disciplinary pain management program was tested in a 3 month before and after trial...
- Crossing the cultural chasmPaul Roman Chelminski
Department of Medicine, Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Ann Intern Med 147:67-8. 2007