Robert J Fortuna

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Dependence on emergency care among young adults in the United States
    Robert J Fortuna
    Center for Primary Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14609, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:663-9. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Health Conditions and Functional Status in Adults with Autism: A Cross-Sectional Evaluation
    Robert J Fortuna
    Center for Primary Care, Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 31:77-84. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a multidisciplinary intervention to improve hypertension control in an urban underserved practice
    Robert J Fortuna
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA Center for Primary Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA Electronic address
    J Am Soc Hypertens 9:966-74. 2015
  4. pmc Get screened: a randomized trial of the incremental benefits of reminders, recall, and outreach on cancer screening
    Robert J Fortuna
    Center for Primary Care and Department of Internal Medicine, Culver Medical Group, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 913 Culver Road, Rochester, NY, 14609, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:90-7. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Delayed transition of care: a national study of visits to pediatricians by young adults
    Robert J Fortuna
    Center for Primary Care and Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14609, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:405-11. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory care among young adults in the United States
    Robert J Fortuna
    Center for Primary Care and Strong Children s Research Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14609, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:379-85. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Prescribing of controlled medications to adolescents and young adults in the United States
    Robert J Fortuna
    Center for Primary Care, Culver Medical Group, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 913 Culver Rd, Rochester, NY 14609, USA
    Pediatrics 126:1108-16. 2010
  8. pmc Do clinicians recommend aspirin to patients for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease?
    Kevin Fiscella
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 1381 South Avenue, Rochester, NY, 14620, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 30:155-60. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Internet access and patient portal readiness among patients in a group of inner-city safety-net practices
    Mechelle R Sanders
    Department of Family Medicine, Family Medicine Research Programs, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 36:251-9. 2013

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Dependence on emergency care among young adults in the United States
    Robert J Fortuna
    Center for Primary Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14609, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:663-9. 2010
    ..Young adults have a high prevalence of many preventable diseases and frequently lack a usual source of ambulatory care, yet little is known about their use of the emergency department...
  2. doi request reprint Health Conditions and Functional Status in Adults with Autism: A Cross-Sectional Evaluation
    Robert J Fortuna
    Center for Primary Care, Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 31:77-84. 2016
    ..Children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have many well-known health concerns, yet health conditions in adults with ASD remain poorly defined...
  3. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a multidisciplinary intervention to improve hypertension control in an urban underserved practice
    Robert J Fortuna
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA Center for Primary Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA Electronic address
    J Am Soc Hypertens 9:966-74. 2015
    ..9-6.2; P = .16). A multidisciplinary team approach involving registered nurses, pharmacists, and physicians resulted in substantial improvements in hypertension control in a real-world underserved setting. ..
  4. pmc Get screened: a randomized trial of the incremental benefits of reminders, recall, and outreach on cancer screening
    Robert J Fortuna
    Center for Primary Care and Department of Internal Medicine, Culver Medical Group, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 913 Culver Road, Rochester, NY, 14609, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:90-7. 2014
    ..Identifying the specific components necessary to improve cancer-screening rates is critical to tailor interventions in resource limited environments...
  5. doi request reprint Delayed transition of care: a national study of visits to pediatricians by young adults
    Robert J Fortuna
    Center for Primary Care and Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14609, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:405-11. 2012
    ..Despite numerous policy statements and an increased focus on transition of care, little is known about young adults who experience delayed transition to adult providers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory care among young adults in the United States
    Robert J Fortuna
    Center for Primary Care and Strong Children s Research Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14609, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:379-85. 2009
    ..Young adults are the most likely age group to be uninsured and have the highest prevalence of substance abuse, motor vehicle accidents, and sexually transmitted diseases, yet little is known about their use of ambulatory care...
  7. doi request reprint Prescribing of controlled medications to adolescents and young adults in the United States
    Robert J Fortuna
    Center for Primary Care, Culver Medical Group, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 913 Culver Rd, Rochester, NY 14609, USA
    Pediatrics 126:1108-16. 2010
    ..We examined the prescribing of controlled medications to adolescents aged 15 to 19 and young adults aged 20 to 29...
  8. pmc Do clinicians recommend aspirin to patients for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease?
    Kevin Fiscella
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 1381 South Avenue, Rochester, NY, 14620, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 30:155-60. 2015
    ..The United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released updated guidelines in 2009 recommending aspirin to prevent myocardial infarction among at-risk men and stroke among at-risk women...
  9. doi request reprint Internet access and patient portal readiness among patients in a group of inner-city safety-net practices
    Mechelle R Sanders
    Department of Family Medicine, Family Medicine Research Programs, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 36:251-9. 2013
    ..Age, sex, and race were not associated with interest in PHRs. A majority of patients have access to the Internet and are interested in using a PHR to manage their care, but they are not prepared...