L Fisher

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The relationship between diabetes distress and clinical depression with glycemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:1034-6. 2010
  2. pmc REDEEM: a pragmatic trial to reduce diabetes distress
    Lawrence Fisher
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:2551-8. 2013
  3. pmc AASAP: a program to increase recruitment and retention in clinical trials
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 86:372-7. 2012
  4. pmc Use of RE-AIM to develop a multi-media facilitation tool for the patient-centered medical home
    Russell E Glasgow
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Blvd, Room 6144, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Implement Sci 6:118. 2011
  5. pmc The value of episodic, intensive blood glucose monitoring in non-insulin treated persons with Type 2 Diabetes: design of the Structured Testing Program (STeP) study, a cluster-randomised, clinical trial [NCT00674986]
    William Polonsky
    University of California, San Diego, and Behavioral Diabetes Institute, San Diego, California 92150, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 11:37. 2010
  6. pmc Predicting diabetes distress in patients with Type 2 diabetes: a longitudinal study
    L Fisher
    Departments of Family and Community Medicine, UCSF, PO Box 0900, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Diabet Med 26:622-7. 2009
  7. pmc A longitudinal study of affective and anxiety disorders, depressive affect and diabetes distress in adults with Type 2 diabetes
    L Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Diabet Med 25:1096-101. 2008
  8. pmc Development of a brief diabetes distress screening instrument
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:246-52. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical depression versus distress among patients with type 2 diabetes: not just a question of semantics
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Box 0900, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:542-8. 2007
  10. pmc When is diabetes distress clinically meaningful?: establishing cut points for the Diabetes Distress Scale
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:259-64. 2012

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  1. pmc The relationship between diabetes distress and clinical depression with glycemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:1034-6. 2010
    ..To clarify previous findings that diabetes distress is related to glycemic control and self-management whereas measures of depression are not, using both binary and continuous measures of depression...
  2. pmc REDEEM: a pragmatic trial to reduce diabetes distress
    Lawrence Fisher
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:2551-8. 2013
    ..To compare three interventions to reduce diabetes distress (DD) and improve self-management among non-clinically depressed adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  3. pmc AASAP: a program to increase recruitment and retention in clinical trials
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 86:372-7. 2012
    ..To evaluate a theory based, subject-centered, staff/subject communication program, AASAP (anticipate, acknowledge, standardize, accept, plan), to increase recruitment and retention in RCTs...
  4. pmc Use of RE-AIM to develop a multi-media facilitation tool for the patient-centered medical home
    Russell E Glasgow
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Blvd, Room 6144, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Implement Sci 6:118. 2011
    ..The complexity of primary care can overwhelm those concerned with quality improvement...
  5. pmc The value of episodic, intensive blood glucose monitoring in non-insulin treated persons with Type 2 Diabetes: design of the Structured Testing Program (STeP) study, a cluster-randomised, clinical trial [NCT00674986]
    William Polonsky
    University of California, San Diego, and Behavioral Diabetes Institute, San Diego, California 92150, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 11:37. 2010
    ..We have designed an SMBG intervention study that attempts to address these issues...
  6. pmc Predicting diabetes distress in patients with Type 2 diabetes: a longitudinal study
    L Fisher
    Departments of Family and Community Medicine, UCSF, PO Box 0900, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Diabet Med 26:622-7. 2009
    ..Diabetes distress (DD) is a condition distinct from depression that is related to diabetes outcomes. In those without distress initially, little is known about what indicators place patients at risk for subsequent distress over time...
  7. pmc A longitudinal study of affective and anxiety disorders, depressive affect and diabetes distress in adults with Type 2 diabetes
    L Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Diabet Med 25:1096-101. 2008
    ..To report the prevalence and correlates of affective and anxiety disorders, depressive affect and diabetes distress over time...
  8. pmc Development of a brief diabetes distress screening instrument
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:246-52. 2008
    ..We wanted to develop a brief diabetes distress screen instrument for use in clinical settings...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical depression versus distress among patients with type 2 diabetes: not just a question of semantics
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Box 0900, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:542-8. 2007
    ..We sought to determine differences between structured interviews, symptom questionnaires, and distress measures for assessment of depression in patients with diabetes...
  10. pmc When is diabetes distress clinically meaningful?: establishing cut points for the Diabetes Distress Scale
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:259-64. 2012
    ..To identify the pattern of relationships between the 17-item Diabetes Distress Scale (DDS17) and diabetes variables to establish scale cut points for high distress among patients with type 2 diabetes...
  11. pmc Diabetes distress but not clinical depression or depressive symptoms is associated with glycemic control in both cross-sectional and longitudinal analyses
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:23-8. 2010
    ..To determine the concurrent, prospective, and time-concordant relationships among major depressive disorder (MDD), depressive symptoms, and diabetes distress with glycemic control...
  12. ncbi request reprint The family and disease management in Hispanic and European-American patients with type 2 diabetes
    L Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Diabetes Care 23:267-72. 2000
    ..To determine the relationship between the characteristics of families involved in disease management and the self-care practices of Hispanic and European-American (EA) patients with type 2 diabetes...
  13. ncbi request reprint The family and type 2 diabetes: a framework for intervention
    L Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Diabetes Educ 24:599-607. 1998
    ..Implications of this approach for practice and research are described...
  14. ncbi request reprint Contributors to depression in Latino and European-American patients with type 2 diabetes
    L Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:1751-7. 2001
    ..To determine the independent and cumulative contributions of diabetes and other life stresses on depression and anxiety in Latino and European-American (EA) patients with diabetes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Assessing psychosocial distress in diabetes: development of the diabetes distress scale
    William H Polonsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:626-31. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the development of the Diabetes Distress Scale (DDS), a new instrument for the assessment of diabetes-related emotional distress, based on four independent patient samples...
  16. ncbi request reprint Disease management status: a typology of Latino and Euro-American patients with type 2 diabetes
    L Fisher
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Behav Med 26:53-66. 2000
    ..The typology describes different presentations of disease management that can be linked with patient-tailored interventions for patients with type 2 diabetes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Resolving disease management problems in European-American and Latino couples with type 2 diabetes: the effects of ethnicity and patient gender
    L Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Box 0900, UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Fam Process 39:403-16. 2000
    ..These findings were qualified by patient gender. The findings highlight important differences..
  18. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of predictors of nursing home placement for patients with dementia: the contribution of family characteristics
    L Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Gerontologist 39:677-86. 1999
    ..The findings argue that a careful examination of the multigeneration family should increase the prediction of NHP and the relevance of services offered to these families...
  19. ncbi request reprint National trends in condom use among at-risk heterosexuals in the united states
    J A Catania
    Health Survey Research Unit Center for AIDS Prevention Studies Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 74 New Montgomery, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 27:176-82. 2001
    ..National and local efforts need to be directed at sustaining behavioral change and conducting more rigorous studies on population trends in HIV/STD-related behaviors/pathogens...
  20. ncbi request reprint The effects of nursing home placement on family caregivers of patients with Alzheimer's disease
    M A Lieberman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Gerontologist 41:819-26. 2001
    ..This study sought to determine the effects of nursing home placement (NHP) for patients with Alzheimer's disease, compared to maintaining community placement, on changes in family caregiver health and well-being over time...
  21. ncbi request reprint The effects of family conflict resolution and decision making on the provision of help for an elder with Alzheimer's disease
    M A Lieberman
    Center for Health and Community, University of California San Francisco 94118, USA
    Gerontologist 39:159-66. 1999
    ..These data suggest the importance of the family system of care in disease management...
  22. pmc Associations between salivary gland histopathologic diagnoses and phenotypic features of Sjögren's syndrome among 1,726 registry participants
    Troy E Daniels
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 63:2021-30. 2011
    ..To examine associations between labial salivary gland (LSG) histopathology and other phenotypic features of Sjögren's syndrome (SS)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Depression and anxiety among partners of European-American and Latino patients with type 2 diabetes
    Lawrence Fisher
    University of California, San Francisco, California Northern California Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1564-70. 2002
    ..To assess the levels of and the independent contributors to depressive affect and anxiety among partners of patients with type 2 diabetes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Family predictors of disease management over one year in Latino and European American patients with type 2 diabetes
    Catherine A Chesla
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0606, USA
    Fam Process 42:375-90. 2003
    ..Examining multiple domains of family life and multidimensional health outcomes strengthens our capacity to develop theory about family contexts and individual health...
  25. ncbi request reprint Is self-efficacy associated with diabetes self-management across race/ethnicity and health literacy?
    Urmimala Sarkar
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:823-9. 2006
    ..We examined the relationship between diabetes self-efficacy and self-management behavior in an urban, diverse, low-income population with a high prevalence of limited health literacy...
  26. pmc Daily negative mood affects fasting glucose in type 2 diabetes
    Marilyn M Skaff
    Department of Family and Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Health Psychol 28:265-72. 2009
    ..To examine the relationship between mood and blood glucose in a 21-day daily diary study...
  27. ncbi request reprint Patient-appraised couple emotion management and disease management among Chinese American patients with type 2 diabetes
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Fam Psychol 18:302-10. 2004
    ..Acculturation did not qualify the findings. Similarities among ethnic groups in family and disease management relationships may be more common than differences...
  28. ncbi request reprint Disease management advice provided to African-American and Chinese-American patients with type 2 diabetes
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Box 0900, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2249-50. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Family and disease management in African-American patients with type 2 diabetes
    Catherine A Chesla
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0606, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2850-5. 2004
    ..The aim of this project is to specify features of family life that are associated with disease management in African Americans with type 2 diabetes...
  30. pmc Patients with type 2 diabetes at risk for major depressive disorder over time
    Diana M Naranjo
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:115-20. 2011
    ..We wanted to identify risk factors associated with the development of major depressive disorder (MDD) among patients with type 2 diabetes over time...
  31. doi request reprint The impact of blood glucose monitoring on depression and distress in insulin-naïve patients with type 2 diabetes
    L Fisher
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 27:39-46. 2011
    ..To test whether a structured self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) protocol reduces depressive symptoms and diabetes distress...
  32. doi request reprint Patient perspectives on once-weekly medications for diabetes
    W H Polonsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92014, USA
    Diabetes Obes Metab 13:144-9. 2011
    ..to examine patient beliefs, preferences and concerns regarding a once-weekly (QW) glucose-lowering medication option...
  33. ncbi request reprint Impact of baseline patient characteristics on interventions to reduce diabetes distress: the role of personal conscientiousness and diabetes self-efficacy
    L Fisher
    Departments of Family and Community Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Diabet Med 31:739-46. 2014
    ..To improve patient-centred care by determining the impact of baseline levels of conscientiousness and diabetes self-efficacy on the outcomes of efficacious interventions to reduce diabetes distress and improve disease management...
  34. doi request reprint What is so tough about self-monitoring of blood glucose? Perceived obstacles among patients with Type 2 diabetes
    W H Polonsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA Behavioral Diabetes Institute, San Diego, CA, USA
    Diabet Med 31:40-6. 2014
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  35. pmc The continuing HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men
    J A Catania
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 74 New Montgomery, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:907-14. 2001
    ..This study characterized the AIDS epidemic among urban men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes in adolescents. How to recognize and treat this growing problem
    M Grace Laurencin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, CA 94143, USA
    Postgrad Med 118:31-6, 43. 2005
    ..They also offer interventional strategies for both lifestyle change and pharmacologic management...
  37. doi request reprint Patient perspectives on the role of weight management in type 2 diabetes
    William H Polonsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 88:151-6. 2010
    ..To examine issues of weight misperception, perceived importance of weight management, and patient reports of their HCP's weight-related recommendations among patients with type 2 diabetes...
  38. ncbi request reprint The confusing tale of depression and distress in patients with diabetes: a call for greater clarity and precision
    L Fisher
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Diabet Med 31:764-72. 2014
    ..This approach can reduce confusion between depression and distress so that appropriate and targeted patient-centred interventions can occur. ..
  39. ncbi request reprint Can addressing family relationships improve outcomes in chronic disease? Report of the National Working Group on Family-Based Interventions in Chronic Disease
    L Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:561-6. 2000
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Psychological insulin resistance in patients with type 2 diabetes: the scope of the problem
    William H Polonsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:2543-5. 2005
  41. ncbi request reprint Eight tips for managing diabetes distress
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Diabetes Self Manag 23:8-10. 2006
  42. ncbi request reprint Problem solving and diabetes self-management: investigation in a large, multiracial sample
    Russell E Glasgow
    Clinical Research Unit, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, P O Box 378066, Denver, CO 80237 8066, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:33-7. 2007
    ..Problem solving is a core aspect of effective diabetes and chronic illness self-management, yet there are relatively few objective evaluations of problem-solving skills, especially in large, multiracial samples...
  43. ncbi request reprint A call for more effectively integrating behavioral and social science principles into comprehensive diabetes care
    Lawrence Fisher
    Diabetes Care 30:2746-9. 2007