Courtney R Lyles
Affiliation: University of California
- Food insecurity in relation to changes in hemoglobin A1c, self-efficacy, and fruit/vegetable intake during a diabetes educational interventionCourtney R Lyles
University of California San Francisco Center for Vulnerable Populations, Division of General Internal Medicine at San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, USA
Diabetes Care 36:1448-53. 2013..Food insecurity is hypothesized to make diabetes self-management more difficult. We conducted a longitudinal assessment of food insecurity with several diabetes self-care measures...
- Nutritional assessment of free meal programs in San FranciscoCourtney R Lyles
UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations at San Francisco General Hospital, Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 10:E90. 2013..These findings may inform development of nutritional content standards for free meals, particularly for vulnerable patients who might have, or be at risk of developing, a chronic illness...
- "5 mins of uncomfyness is better than dealing with cancer 4 a lifetime": an exploratory qualitative analysis of cervical and breast cancer screening dialogue on TwitterCourtney R Lyles
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Cancer Educ 28:127-33. 2013..About one quarter of the messages expressed personal experiences with cancer screening. This demonstrates that Twitter can be a rich source of information and could be used to design new health-related interventions...
- Patient race/ethnicity and shared medical record use among diabetes patientsCourtney R Lyles
Center for Vulnerable Populations, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Med Care 50:434-40. 2012..Less is known about whether these are driven by patient-level preferences and/or barriers versus broader provider or system factors...
- Communication about diabetes risk factors during between-visit encountersCourtney R Lyles
UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations, Division of General Internal Medicine at San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Am J Manag Care 18:807-15. 2012..Although these encounters have the potential to improve the control of diabetes risk factors,we know little about their content in relation to traditional in-person visits...
- Safety events during an automated telephone self-management support interventionCourtney R Lyles
Division of General Internal Medicine at San Francisco General Hospital, Center for Vulnerable Populations, University of California San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
J Diabetes Sci Technol 7:596-601. 2013..However, less is known about between-visit interactions and patient safety among chronic illness patients treated in the outpatient setting...
- Communication and medication refill adherence: the Diabetes Study of Northern CaliforniaNeda Ratanawongsa
General Internal Medicine and UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations at San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
JAMA Intern Med 173:210-8. 2013..Studies linking communication between patients and health care providers to adherence often use self-reported adherence and have not explored differences across communication domains or therapeutic indications...
- Points for improvement: performance measurement for glycemic control in diabetes patients in a safety-net populationSanjiv Baxi
University of California, San Francisco, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 39:109-13. 2013..The categorization of glycemic control within a safety-net clinic population was compared using a common performance measure against one derived from a metric accounting for change in glycated hemoglobin (A1c) over time...