Karen D Farris

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Population-based medication reviews: a descriptive analysis of the medication issues identified in a medicare not-for-profit prescription discount program
    Karen B Farris
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 38:1823-9. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Instruments assessing capacity to manage medications
    Karen B Farris
    Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 42:1026-36. 2008
  3. pmc Enhancing primary care for complex patients. Demonstration project using multidisciplinary teams
    Karen B Farris
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52240, USA
    Can Fam Physician 50:998-1003. 2004
  4. pmc Assessment to transform competency-based curricula
    Karen B Farris
    University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, Iowa City, IA 52242 1112, USA
    Am J Pharm Educ 73:158. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Preventing unintended pregnancy: pharmacists' roles in practice and policy via partnerships
    Karen B Farris
    Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1112, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 50:604-12. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Clock drawing test and medication complexity index as indicators of medication management capacity: a pilot study
    Karen D Farris
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 43:78-81. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for self-reported adverse drug events among Medicare enrollees
    Olayinka Oladimeji
    Department of Pharmaceutical Socioeconomics, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 42:53-61. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Symptomatology, attribution to medicines, and symptom reporting among Medicare enrollees
    Olayinka Oladimeji
    Department of Pharmaceutical Socioeconomics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Res Social Adm Pharm 5:225-33. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of local competition on the willingness of community pharmacies to supply medication therapy management services
    John M Brooks
    University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, USA
    J Health Hum Serv Adm 30:4-27. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Prediction of pharmacist intention to provide Medicare medication therapy management services using the theory of planned behavior
    Kathleen E Herbert
    University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, Iowa City, IA 52242 1112, USA
    Res Social Adm Pharm 2:299-314. 2006

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Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Population-based medication reviews: a descriptive analysis of the medication issues identified in a medicare not-for-profit prescription discount program
    Karen B Farris
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 38:1823-9. 2004
    ..Medication reviews may be an important strategy to improve medication use, especially for individuals receiving many drugs...
  2. doi request reprint Instruments assessing capacity to manage medications
    Karen B Farris
    Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 42:1026-36. 2008
    ..To review literature on instruments available for assessing the physical and cognitive ability to take medications as prescribed, which serve as a way to rule out reasons for nonadherence...
  3. pmc Enhancing primary care for complex patients. Demonstration project using multidisciplinary teams
    Karen B Farris
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52240, USA
    Can Fam Physician 50:998-1003. 2004
    ..Communication between community-based providers is often sporadic and problem-focused...
  4. pmc Assessment to transform competency-based curricula
    Karen B Farris
    University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, Iowa City, IA 52242 1112, USA
    Am J Pharm Educ 73:158. 2009
    ..Recommendations (PREPARE) were developed. Assessment is an enabling and valuable element in each stage of curricular transformation when guided by Kotter's model...
  5. doi request reprint Preventing unintended pregnancy: pharmacists' roles in practice and policy via partnerships
    Karen B Farris
    Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1112, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 50:604-12. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Clock drawing test and medication complexity index as indicators of medication management capacity: a pilot study
    Karen D Farris
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 43:78-81. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for self-reported adverse drug events among Medicare enrollees
    Olayinka Oladimeji
    Department of Pharmaceutical Socioeconomics, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 42:53-61. 2008
    ..There is a critical need to examine the risk factors associated with having an ADE to increase awareness about medication safety among older adults...
  8. doi request reprint Symptomatology, attribution to medicines, and symptom reporting among Medicare enrollees
    Olayinka Oladimeji
    Department of Pharmaceutical Socioeconomics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Res Social Adm Pharm 5:225-33. 2009
    ..Adverse drug events (ADEs) are generally preceded by symptoms reported by patients, and understanding who reports symptoms is important in understanding ADEs...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of local competition on the willingness of community pharmacies to supply medication therapy management services
    John M Brooks
    University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, USA
    J Health Hum Serv Adm 30:4-27. 2007
    ..As a result, patient access to MTMS services depends on both (1) patient access to pharmacies willing to provide MTMS and (2) the level of local community pharmacy competition...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prediction of pharmacist intention to provide Medicare medication therapy management services using the theory of planned behavior
    Kathleen E Herbert
    University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, Iowa City, IA 52242 1112, USA
    Res Social Adm Pharm 2:299-314. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Perceived difficulty and self-efficacy in the factor structure of perceived behavioral control to seek drug information from physicians and pharmacists
    Yifei Liu
    Pharmaceutical Socioeconomics, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Res Social Adm Pharm 3:145-59. 2007
    ..To better assess PBC, it is important to examine the relationship among these concepts...
  12. ncbi request reprint Iowa medicare beneficiaries' satisfaction and experiences with a prescription drug discount card and preferred drug list
    Julie M Ganther-Urmie
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 46:715-22. 2006
    ..To evaluate the expectations, experiences, and satisfaction with the Iowa Priority Prescription Savings (IPPS) program...
  13. pmc Pharmacy students' knowledge of the Medicare drug benefit and intention to provide Medicare medication therapy management services
    Julie M Urmie
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52246, USA
    Am J Pharm Educ 71:41. 2007
    ..To examine PharmD students' knowledge about Medicare Part D and their attitudes toward and intention to provide Medicare medication therapy management services (MTMS)...
  14. doi request reprint Impact of cost sharing on prescription drugs used by Medicare beneficiaries
    Amber M Goedken
    Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, College of Pharmacy, S519 Pharmacy Building, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Res Social Adm Pharm 6:100-9. 2010
    ..Little information exists about prescription drug cost sharing and generic use in employer-sponsored plans after the implementation of Medicare Part D...
  15. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of Medicare beneficiaries toward pharmacist-provided medication therapy management activities as part of the Medicare Part D benefit
    William R Doucette
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 47:758-62. 2007
  16. pmc A cluster randomized trial to evaluate physician/pharmacist collaboration to improve blood pressure control
    Barry L Carter
    Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:260-71. 2008
    ..9; CI, 3.8-20.7; P<.001). Physician/pharmacist collaboration achieved significantly better mean BP values and overall BP control rates, primarily by intensification of medication therapy and improving patient adherence...
  17. doi request reprint Effect of Medicare Part D and insurance type on Medicare beneficiary access to prescription medication and use of prescription cost-saving measures
    Julie M Urmie
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 51:72-81. 2011
    ..To examine how prescription drug access and use of prescription cost-saving measures changed after Medicare Part D was implemented and to determine their predictors in Medicare beneficiaries with different insurance types...
  18. pmc The Iowa Continuity of Care study: Background and methods
    Barry L Carter
    Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa UI, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 65:1631-42. 2008
    ..The background and methods of an ongoing study to determine the effects of hospital pharmacists' enhanced communication with patients and their community providers are described...
  19. doi request reprint Factors affecting demand among older adults for medication therapy management services
    John M Brooks
    Department of Pharmaceutical Socioeconomics, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Res Social Adm Pharm 4:309-19. 2008
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Drug information-seeking intention and behavior after exposure to direct-to-consumer advertisement of prescription drugs
    Yifei Liu
    Pharmaceutical Socioeconomics, S 532 PHAR, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Res Social Adm Pharm 1:251-69. 2005
    ..Concerns about direct-to-consumer advertisement's (DTCA's) information quality have raised interest in patients' drug information-seeking after DTCA exposure...
  21. ncbi request reprint Issues of medication administration and control in Iowa schools
    Karen B Farris
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Sch Health 73:331-7. 2003
    ..Communicating medication changes to schools, and ensuring medications are available at school, likely can reduce medication administration errors...
  22. doi request reprint Community pharmacist-provided extended diabetes care
    William R Doucette
    Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 43:882-9. 2009
    ..Little is known, however, about the effects of community pharmacist-provided interventions beyond the initial treatment period...
  23. ncbi request reprint Smoking-cessation services in Iowa community pharmacies
    Mary L Aquilino
    Department of Community and Behavioral Health, College of Public Health University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 23:666-73. 2003
    ..To examine community pharmacy practice with regard to providing smoking-cessation counseling...
  24. ncbi request reprint Use of the transtheoretical model in the medication use process
    Danielle L Ficke
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1112, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 39:1325-30. 2005
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Effect of cost sharing on prescription drug use by Medicare beneficiaries prior to the Medicare Drug Benefit and potential adverse selection in the benefit
    Amber M Goedken
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 49:18-25. 2009
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of brief smoking cessation intervention in community pharmacies
    Jessica L Purcell
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1112, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 46:616-8. 2006
  27. ncbi request reprint Knowledge and attitudes about smoking cessation among pharmacy technicians
    Alan J Zillich
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 44:578-82. 2004
    ..To evaluate the knowledge and attitudes of pharmacy technicians before and after attending a continuing education program about smoking cessation...
  28. pmc Reduction in adverse symptoms as blood pressure becomes controlled
    Cynthia A Weber
    Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 28:1104-14. 2008
    ..To evaluate trends in adverse symptoms as blood pressure becomes controlled, and to determine if these symptoms are influenced by social support and self-efficacy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Predicting tobacco sales in community pharmacies using population demographics and pharmacy type
    Lisa M Hickey
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1112, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 46:385-90. 2006
    ..To determine whether the population demographics of the location of pharmacies were associated with tobacco sales in pharmacies, when controlling for pharmacy type...
  30. ncbi request reprint Primary health care teams: team members' perceptions of the collaborative process
    Sherry L Dieleman
    Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Interprof Care 18:75-8. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint Reliability of a modified medication appropriateness index in community pharmacies
    Rosemin Kassam
    Pharmacy Practice and Structured Pharmacy Education Program, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 37:40-6. 2003
    ..However, its use in the community setting where patient data may be limited has not been examined...
  32. ncbi request reprint Predictors of older adults' capacity for medication management in a self-medication program: a retrospective chart review
    Sheri L Maddigan
    University of Alberta
    J Aging Health 15:332-52. 2003
    ..The aim of this project was to identify variables that predicted older adults' ability to manage medications...
  33. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a survey to assess barriers to drug use in patients with chronic heart failure
    Scot H Simpson
    Institute of Health Economics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Pharmacotherapy 22:1163-72. 2002
    ..Conclusion. The BMU survey demonstrated reasonable reliability and validity characteristics in this first clinical experience. Despite high adherence, patients still reported barriers that may hinder optimal drug use...
  34. ncbi request reprint Relationships and responsibilities are critical to team care in medication management
    Karen B Farris
    Res Social Adm Pharm 1:369-74; discussion 480-2. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Documentation of smoking status in pharmacy dispensing software
    Robin Meyer
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 61:101-2. 2004
  36. ncbi request reprint Pharmaceutical care in community pharmacies: practice and research from around the world
    Karen B Farris
    Ann Pharmacother 39:1539-41. 2005
    ..The series will conclude with a summary by the series editors describing the key themes across the papers, outlining milestones yet to be achieved, and proposing a research agenda for community pharmacy practice...
  37. ncbi request reprint Financial analysis of cardiovascular wellness program provided to self-insured company from pharmaceutical care provider's perspective
    Justin B Wilson
    ValuMed Pharmacy, Midwest City, Okla, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 45:588-92. 2005
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Health Utilities Index mark 3 demonstrated construct validity in a population-based sample with type 2 diabetes
    Sheri L Maddigan
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:472-7. 2006
    ..To assess the cross-sectional construct validity of the Health Utilities Index mark 3 (HUI3) in type 2 diabetes using population health survey data...
  39. ncbi request reprint Pharmaceutical care in community pharmacies: practice and research in the US
    Dale B Christensen
    Pharmaceutical Policy and Evaluative Sciences, School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 40:1400-6. 2006
    ..To describe the state of community pharmacy, including patient care services, in the US...
  40. pmc Understanding the determinants of health for people with type 2 diabetes
    Sheri L Maddigan
    Institute of Health Economics, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Public Health 96:1649-55. 2006
    ..We assessed which of a broad range of determinants of health are most strongly associated with health-related quality of life (HRQL) among people with type 2 diabetes...
  41. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of the effect of community pharmacist intervention on cholesterol risk management: the Study of Cardiovascular Risk Intervention by Pharmacists (SCRIP)
    Ross T Tsuyuki
    Epidemiology Coordinating and Research EPICORE Centre, Division of Cardiology, University of Alberta, 213 Heritage Medical Research Centre, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2S2
    Arch Intern Med 162:1149-55. 2002
    ..This study aimed to determine the effect of a program of community pharmacist intervention on the process of cholesterol risk management in patients at high risk for cardiovascular events...