Min J Joo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The validity of using ICD-9 codes and pharmacy records to identify patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Colin R Cooke
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:37. 2011
  2. pmc Determinants of spirometry use and accuracy of COPD diagnosis in primary care
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:1272-7. 2011
  3. pmc Sleep apnea in an urban public hospital: assessment of severity and treatment adherence
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:285-8. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids and risk of pneumonia in newly diagnosed COPD
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Respir Med 104:246-52. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Use of spirometry in the diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and efforts to improve quality of care
    Min J Joo
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA
    Transl Res 154:103-10. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Medication use patterns associated with spirometry in diagnosing COPD
    Min J Joo
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care CMC3, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois, USA
    COPD 5:360-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Patterns of healthcare utilization by COPD severity: a pilot study
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 840 S Wood St, M C 719, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Lung 186:307-12. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Geographic variation of spirometry use in newly diagnosed COPD
    Min J Joo
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, IL, USA
    Chest 134:38-45. 2008
  9. pmc Geographic variation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation rates
    Min J Joo
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1560-5. 2007
  10. pmc Use of spirometry in the diagnosis of COPD: a qualitative study in primary care
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System, Chicago, IL 60612 7323, USA
    COPD 10:444-9. 2013

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Publications15

  1. pmc The validity of using ICD-9 codes and pharmacy records to identify patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Colin R Cooke
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:37. 2011
    ..We sought to develop a predictive model utilizing administrative data to accurately identify patients with COPD...
  2. pmc Determinants of spirometry use and accuracy of COPD diagnosis in primary care
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:1272-7. 2011
    ..It is also unclear to what degree a diagnosis of COPD is accurately reflected by spirometry results...
  3. pmc Sleep apnea in an urban public hospital: assessment of severity and treatment adherence
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:285-8. 2007
    ..To assess obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) severity, continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) adherence, and factors associated with CPAP adherence among a group of patients with OSA receiving care at a publicly funded county hospital...
  4. doi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids and risk of pneumonia in newly diagnosed COPD
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Respir Med 104:246-52. 2010
    ..Little is known of this risk in newly diagnosed COPD patients. The objective of this study was to determine if the use of ICS among newly diagnosed COPD patients is associated with an increased risk of pneumonia hospitalizations...
  5. doi request reprint Use of spirometry in the diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and efforts to improve quality of care
    Min J Joo
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA
    Transl Res 154:103-10. 2009
    ..Only with accurate diagnosis can appropriate management and evidence-based treatment strategies be applied in practice. Therefore, it is important that we continue efforts to increase the use of spirometry in the diagnosis of COPD...
  6. doi request reprint Medication use patterns associated with spirometry in diagnosing COPD
    Min J Joo
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care CMC3, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois, USA
    COPD 5:360-8. 2008
    ..Patients with spirometry were more likely to have medications added. The use of spirometry around a new diagnosis of COPD was associated with higher likelihood of using and adding respiratory medications after diagnosis...
  7. doi request reprint Patterns of healthcare utilization by COPD severity: a pilot study
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 840 S Wood St, M C 719, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Lung 186:307-12. 2008
    ..Patients in the "at risk" group had a decrement in health status, significant utilization of healthcare services, and were often receiving medications not consistent with guidelines...
  8. doi request reprint Geographic variation of spirometry use in newly diagnosed COPD
    Min J Joo
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, IL, USA
    Chest 134:38-45. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to characterize the regional variation in spirometry use for patients with newly diagnosed COPD using the Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) 2006 spirometry performance measure...
  9. pmc Geographic variation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation rates
    Min J Joo
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1560-5. 2007
    ..Little is known about variation in COPD exacerbation rates across a health system in various geographic regions...
  10. pmc Use of spirometry in the diagnosis of COPD: a qualitative study in primary care
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System, Chicago, IL 60612 7323, USA
    COPD 10:444-9. 2013
    ..Our findings strongly suggest that a first step toward increasing the use of spirometry among primary care physicians is to have them believe in its utility in the diagnosis of COPD...
  11. doi request reprint Complexity of medication use in newly diagnosed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients
    Caitlyn T Solem
    Center for Pharmacoeconomic Research, College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 10:110-122.e1. 2012
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  12. doi request reprint Association between leukotriene-modifying agents and suicide: what is the evidence?
    Glen T Schumock
    Center for Pharmacoeconomic Research, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Drug Saf 34:533-44. 2011
    ..Until then, when prescribing LTMAs, clinicians should consider the potential for suicide and monitor patients who may be at elevated risk carefully for suicidal ideation or psychiatric symptoms associated with suicidal behaviour...
  13. pmc Measuring health-related quality of life in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: properties of the EQ-5D-5L and PROMIS-43 short form
    Fang Ju Lin
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 14:78. 2014
    ..The aims of this study were: (1) to examine their psychometric properties in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and (2) to identify dimensions of HRQL that differ and do not differ by lung function...
  14. pmc Confirmatory spirometry for adults hospitalized with a diagnosis of asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation
    Valentin Prieto Centurion
    University of Illinios at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 12:73. 2012
    ..This study was designed to determine the feasibility of spirometry and to determine its utility to confirm the diagnosis in patients hospitalized with a physician diagnosis of asthma or COPD exacerbation...
  15. doi request reprint Risk of suicide attempt in asthmatic children and young adults prescribed leukotriene-modifying agents: a nested case-control study
    Glen T Schumock
    Center for Pharmacoeconomic Research, Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 130:368-75. 2012
    ..The US Food and Drug Administration has issued safety alerts about leukotriene receptor-modifying agents and suicidality/suicide, but because these were based on case reports, there is controversy about the association...