ROBIN KRUSE

Summary

Affiliation: University of Missouri
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Communication during patient-provider encounters regarding diabetes self-management
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    Fam Med 45:475-83. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Patient-provider communication about diabetes self-care activities
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    Fam Med 45:319-22. 2013
  3. pmc Conducting the ACTIVE randomized trial in hospice care: keys to success
    Robin L Kruse
    Curtis W and Ann H Long Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    Clin Trials 10:160-9. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Internet use by primary care patients: where is the digital divide?
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia 65212, USA
    Fam Med 44:342-7. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Using mortality risk scores for long-term prognosis of nursing home residents: caution is recommended
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:1235-41. 2010
  6. pmc Data management for prospective research studies using SAS software
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:61. 2008
  7. pmc Antibiotic treatment and survival of nursing home patients with lower respiratory tract infection: a cross-national analysis
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:422-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Does hospitalization impact survival after lower respiratory infection in nursing home residents?
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri 65212, USA
    Med Care 42:860-70. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Intention-to-treat analysis: who is in? Who is out?
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, M228 Medical Sciences Bldg, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:969-71. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Providing diabetes self-management support in rural primary care clinics with nurse partners
    Molly Vetter-Smith
    University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    West J Nurs Res 34:1023-42. 2012

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Communication during patient-provider encounters regarding diabetes self-management
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    Fam Med 45:475-83. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that a strong focus on readily measured disease indicators competes with patients' agendas relating to symptoms and their day-to-day social context...
  2. ncbi request reprint Patient-provider communication about diabetes self-care activities
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    Fam Med 45:319-22. 2013
    ..We conducted this study to determine the frequency with which self-care activities were discussed during office visits for follow-up care of diabetes and how much time was spent on these discussions...
  3. pmc Conducting the ACTIVE randomized trial in hospice care: keys to success
    Robin L Kruse
    Curtis W and Ann H Long Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    Clin Trials 10:160-9. 2013
    ..Interdisciplinary team meetings conducted in hospices every 2 weeks provide an opportunity for hospice staff to communicate about pain management with informal caregivers of hospice patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Internet use by primary care patients: where is the digital divide?
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia 65212, USA
    Fam Med 44:342-7. 2012
    ..We examined how primary care patients use the Internet, particularly patient characteristics associated with Internet use...
  5. doi request reprint Using mortality risk scores for long-term prognosis of nursing home residents: caution is recommended
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:1235-41. 2010
    ..We compared performance of four long-term mortality risk indices for nursing home residents-the Minimum Data Set Mortality Risk Index (MMRI), a recent revision to this index (MMRI-R), and the original and revised Flacker-Kiely models...
  6. pmc Data management for prospective research studies using SAS software
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:61. 2008
    ..Maintaining data quality and integrity is important for research studies involving prospective data collection. Data must be entered, erroneous or missing data must be identified and corrected if possible, and an audit trail created...
  7. pmc Antibiotic treatment and survival of nursing home patients with lower respiratory tract infection: a cross-national analysis
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:422-9. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Does hospitalization impact survival after lower respiratory infection in nursing home residents?
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri 65212, USA
    Med Care 42:860-70. 2004
    ..Lower respiratory infection (LRI) is the leading cause of hospitalization for nursing home residents, but hospitalization is costly and may cause complications...
  9. ncbi request reprint Intention-to-treat analysis: who is in? Who is out?
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, M228 Medical Sciences Bldg, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:969-71. 2002
    ..Nineteen of the 92 studies excluded more than 5% of randomized participants, and 10 excluded more than 10%. There is considerable variation in how researchers define and apply the principle of intention to treat...
  10. doi request reprint Providing diabetes self-management support in rural primary care clinics with nurse partners
    Molly Vetter-Smith
    University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    West J Nurs Res 34:1023-42. 2012
    ..Some quantitative measures improved; notably glycated hemoglobin level and patients' frequency of blood glucose measurement. Study findings provide guidance on using nurses in primary care clinics to provide DSM...
  11. doi request reprint Issues and questions to consider in implementing secure electronic patient-provider web portal communications systems
    Douglas S Wakefield
    Center for Health Care Quality and Department of Health Management and Informatics, University of Missouri, MO 65212, USA
    Int J Med Inform 79:469-77. 2010
    ..However, healthcare organizations face significant challenges in providing such highly personal and sensitive communication in an effective and user-friendly manner...
  12. ncbi request reprint Predictors of short-term functional decline in survivors of nursing home-acquired lower respiratory tract infection
    Ellen F Binder
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:60-7. 2003
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Prediction of 6-month mortality in nursing home residents with advanced dementia: validity of a risk score
    Jenny T van der Steen
    Department of Nursing Home Medicine, EMGO Institute of the VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:464-8. 2007
    ..We aim to validate a risk score that uses Minimum Data Set (MDS) to estimate 6-month mortality for nursing home residents with advanced dementia...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dementia, lower respiratory tract infection, and long-term mortality
    Jenny T van der Steen
    EMGO Institute of the VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:396-403. 2007
    ..To examine long-term mortality and its determinants in nursing home residents with dementia diagnosed with a lower respiratory tract infection (LRI)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Simplifying alcohol assessment: two questions to identify alcohol use disorders
    Daniel C Vinson
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri 65212, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:1392-8. 2007
    ..We therefore sought to develop and validate a brief assessment instrument using DSM-IV criteria for use in primary care medical practice...
  16. ncbi request reprint Treatment strategy and risk of functional decline and mortality after nursing-home acquired lower respiratory tract infection: two prospective studies in residents with dementia
    Jenny T van der Steen
    Department of Nursing Home Medicine, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:1013-9. 2007
    ..Few large prospective studies have been conducted...
  17. ncbi request reprint Defining severe dementia with the Minimum Data Set
    Jenny T van der Steen
    EMGO Institute of the VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:1099-106. 2006
    ..Accurately defining severe dementia is important for care and prognosis, but is not explicitly included in the Minimum Data Set (MDS)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predictors of mortality for lower respiratory infections in nursing home residents with dementia were validated transnationally
    Jenny T van der Steen
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:970-9. 2006
    ..Generalizability of clinical predictors for mortality from lower respiratory infection (LRI) in nursing home residents has not been assessed for residents with dementia...
  19. pmc Geographic differences in semen quality of fertile U.S. males
    Shanna H Swan
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, Columbia, Missouri 65212, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:414-20. 2003
    ..These data suggest that sperm concentration and motility may be reduced in semirural and agricultural areas relative to more urban and less agriculturally exposed areas...
  20. ncbi request reprint Home-based comprehensive assessment of rural elderly persons: the CARE project
    David D Cravens
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Rural Health 21:322-8. 2005
    ..We sought to develop and pilot a model of rural home-based CGA to determine whether successful urban models can be adapted to rural areas...
  21. ncbi request reprint Lower respiratory infections in nursing home residents with dementia: a tale of two countries
    David R Mehr
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, M228 Medical Sciences Building, 1 Hospital Drive, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    Gerontologist 43:85-93. 2003
    ..We compared treatment and mortality in U.S. and Dutch nursing home residents with lower respiratory infections (LRI), which are often the immediate cause of death in dementia...
  22. ncbi request reprint The cost of treating pneumonia in the nursing home setting
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, MO, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 4:81-9. 2003
    ..To determine the costs of treating pneumonia in the nursing home setting and explore what factors are most responsible for that cost with a view to reducing cost...
  23. pmc Semen quality in relation to biomarkers of pesticide exposure
    Shanna H Swan
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, MA 306 Medical Sciences Building, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1478-84. 2003
    ..These associations between current-use pesticides and reduced semen quality suggest that agricultural chemicals may have contributed to the reduction in semen quality in fertile men from mid-Missouri we reported previously...
  24. ncbi request reprint Treatment of nursing home residents with dementia and lower respiratory tract infection in the United States and The Netherlands: an ocean apart
    Jenny T van der Steen
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:691-9. 2004
    ..To compare treatment of nursing home residents with dementia and lower respiratory tract infection (LRI) in Missouri and the Netherlands...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effect of do-not-resuscitate orders on hospitalization of nursing home residents evaluated for lower respiratory infections
    Steven C Zweig
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, Columbia, Missouri 65212, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:51-8. 2004
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of smoking cessation guideline use by primary care physicians
    Daniel R Longo
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, USA
    Mo Med 103:180-4. 2006
    ..quot;Reliance on respected colleagues for advice" was the one variable consistently identified as a predictor of guideline compliance...
  27. ncbi request reprint The ACGME core competencies: a national survey of family medicine program directors
    John E Delzell
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee, USA
    Fam Med 37:576-80. 2005
    ..Beginning in July 2002, all residencies were required to show that their residents were obtaining competency in six core areas defined by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Nursing assessment of iII nursing home residents
    Cathy R Barry
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 28:4-7. 2002
  29. ncbi request reprint Household composition and risk of fatal child maltreatment
    Michael N Stiffman
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55125, USA
    Pediatrics 109:615-21. 2002
    ..Our objective was to evaluate household composition as a risk factor for fatal child maltreatment...