Carol Mangione

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The Association of Depression and the Cardiovascular Risk Factors of Blood Pressure, HbA1c, and Body Mass Index among Patients with Diabetes: Results from the Translating Research into Action for Diabetes Study
    Lindsay B Kimbro
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, 10940 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 700, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Int J Endocrinol 2012:747460. 2012
  2. pmc Psychometric properties of the 25-item National Eye Institute Visual Function Questionnaire (NEI VFQ-25), Japanese version
    Yoshimi Suzukamo
    Department of Epidemiology and Healthcare Research, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:65. 2005
  3. pmc Patient-provider communication regarding drug costs in Medicare Part D beneficiaries with diabetes: a TRIAD Study
    Julie A Schmittdiel
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:164. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint The association between quality of care and the intensity of diabetes disease management programs
    Carol M Mangione
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 1736, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:107-16. 2006
  5. pmc Reliability and validity of abbreviated surveys derived from the National Eye Institute Visual Function Questionnaire: the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Gergana Kodjebacheva
    Jules Stein Eye Institute and the Department of Ophthalmology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, 100 Stein Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7004, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 149:330-40. 2010
  6. pmc Imputation of SF-12 health scores for respondents with partially missing data
    Honghu Liu
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, University of California, Los Angeles, 911 Broxton Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:905-21. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Is cataract surgery cost-effective among older patients with a low predicted probability for improvement in reported visual functioning?
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 1687, USA
    Med Care 44:982-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the National Eye Institute-Refractive Error Quality of Life instrument
    Ron D Hays
    University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California RAND, Santa Monica, California 90095, USA
    Ophthalmology 110:2292-301. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and age-related maculopathy in older women
    Robin L Seitzman
    Department of Ophthalmology, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:308-16. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Estrogen receptor alpha and matrix metalloproteinase 2 polymorphisms and age-related maculopathy in older women
    Robin L Seitzman
    Department of Ophthalmology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 92122, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1217-25. 2008

Detail Information

Publications94

  1. pmc The Association of Depression and the Cardiovascular Risk Factors of Blood Pressure, HbA1c, and Body Mass Index among Patients with Diabetes: Results from the Translating Research into Action for Diabetes Study
    Lindsay B Kimbro
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, 10940 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 700, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Int J Endocrinol 2012:747460. 2012
    ..01). These results indicate that depressed diabetic patients are at greater risk of having poor control of cardiovascular risk factors and suggest that depression screening should be a standard practice among this patient group...
  2. pmc Psychometric properties of the 25-item National Eye Institute Visual Function Questionnaire (NEI VFQ-25), Japanese version
    Yoshimi Suzukamo
    Department of Epidemiology and Healthcare Research, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:65. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study is to develop and test a Japanese version of the National Eye Institute Visual Function Questionnaire (NEI VFQ-25)...
  3. pmc Patient-provider communication regarding drug costs in Medicare Part D beneficiaries with diabetes: a TRIAD Study
    Julie A Schmittdiel
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:164. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The association between quality of care and the intensity of diabetes disease management programs
    Carol M Mangione
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 1736, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:107-16. 2006
    ..Although disease management programs are widely implemented, little is known about their effectiveness...
  5. pmc Reliability and validity of abbreviated surveys derived from the National Eye Institute Visual Function Questionnaire: the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Gergana Kodjebacheva
    Jules Stein Eye Institute and the Department of Ophthalmology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, 100 Stein Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7004, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 149:330-40. 2010
    ..To test the reliability and validity of questionnaires shortened from the National Eye Institute 25-item Vision Function Questionnaire (NEI VFQ-25)...
  6. pmc Imputation of SF-12 health scores for respondents with partially missing data
    Honghu Liu
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, University of California, Los Angeles, 911 Broxton Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:905-21. 2005
    ..To create an efficient imputation algorithm for imputing the SF-12 physical component summary (PCS) and mental component summary (MCS) scores when patients have one to eleven SF-12 items missing...
  7. ncbi request reprint Is cataract surgery cost-effective among older patients with a low predicted probability for improvement in reported visual functioning?
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 1687, USA
    Med Care 44:982-9. 2006
    ..This study examines the cost-effectiveness of cataract surgery versus watchful waiting in a subgroup of patients who had less than a 30% predicted probability of reporting improvements in visual function after surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the National Eye Institute-Refractive Error Quality of Life instrument
    Ron D Hays
    University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California RAND, Santa Monica, California 90095, USA
    Ophthalmology 110:2292-301. 2003
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and age-related maculopathy in older women
    Robin L Seitzman
    Department of Ophthalmology, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:308-16. 2008
    ..To examine the association between postmenopausal hormone therapy and Age-Related Maculopathy (ARM) in older women and to determine if these associations vary by smoking status...
  10. doi request reprint Estrogen receptor alpha and matrix metalloproteinase 2 polymorphisms and age-related maculopathy in older women
    Robin L Seitzman
    Department of Ophthalmology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 92122, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1217-25. 2008
    ..02). The MMP2 rs2287074 A allele may be associated with a lower likelihood of ARM in older Caucasian women, particularly those who have never used hormone therapy. The role of MMP2 rs2287074 in ARM should be further elucidated...
  11. pmc Visual field loss and risk of fractures in older women
    Anne L Coleman
    Jules Stein Eye Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1825-32. 2009
    ..To evaluate the associations between visual field loss and nonspine fractures...
  12. ncbi request reprint The association between clinical care strategies and the attenuation of racial/ethnic disparities in diabetes care: the Translating Research Into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD) Study
    O Kenrik Duru
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Med Care 44:1121-8. 2006
    ..We sought to determine whether greater implementation of clinical care strategies in managed care is associated with attenuation of known racial/ethnic disparities in diabetes care...
  13. pmc Looking forward, looking back: assessing variations in hospital resource use and outcomes for elderly patients with heart failure
    Michael K Ong
    Departments of Medicine and Health Services, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:548-57. 2009
    ..This study examines the association between mortality and resource use at the hospital level, when all Medicare beneficiaries hospitalized for heart failure are examined...
  14. pmc Mandatory reporting of elder abuse: between a rock and a hard place
    Michael A Rodriguez
    University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:403-9. 2006
    ..Despite mandated reporting laws that require physicians to report elder abuse, physicians have low rates of reporting. The purpose of this study was to identify physician's perspectives on mandated reporting of elder abuse...
  15. ncbi request reprint Impact of changes in Medicare Home Health care reimbursement on month-to-month Home Health utilization between 1996 and 2001 for a national sample of patients undergoing orthopedic procedures
    John D FitzGerald
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 1670, USA
    Med Care 44:870-8. 2006
    ..Reimbursements were first significantly reduced under the Interim Payment System (IPS) and then relaxed slightly until implementation of the HH Prospective Payment System (PPS) on October 1, 2000...
  16. pmc Are physician reimbursement strategies associated with processes of care and patient satisfaction for patients with diabetes in managed care?
    Susan L Ettner
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, UCLA Department of Medicine, 911 Broxton Plaza, Room 106, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:1221-41. 2006
    ..To examine associations between physician reimbursement incentives and diabetes care processes and explore potential confounding with physician organizational model...
  17. pmc Entering and exiting the Medicare part D coverage gap: role of comorbidities and demographics
    Susan L Ettner
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 911 Broxton Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:568-74. 2010
    ..Some Medicare Part D enrollees whose drug expenditures exceed a threshold enter a coverage gap with full cost-sharing, increasing their risk for reduced adherence and adverse outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Treatment of uncorrected refractive error improves vision-specific quality of life
    Anne L Coleman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Jules Stein Eye Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 100 Stein Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:883-90. 2006
    ..To evaluate the benefit of eyeglasses and magnifiers in elderly patients with uncorrected refractive errors...
  19. ncbi request reprint Building an academic-community partnered network for clinical services research: the Community Health Improvement Collaborative (CHIC)
    Kenneth B Wells
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:S3-17. 2006
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  20. ncbi request reprint What is the concordance between the medical record and patient self-report as data sources for ambulatory care?
    Diana M Tisnado
    University of California at Los Angeles, CA 90095 1736, USA
    Med Care 44:132-40. 2006
    ..The validity of quality of care assessments relies upon data quality, yet little is known about the relative completeness and validity of data sources for evaluating the quality of care...
  21. pmc Impact of age-related macular degeneration on vision-specific quality of life: Follow-up from the 10-year and 15-year visits of the Study of Osteoporotic Fractures
    Anne L Coleman
    Jules Stein Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 150:683-91. 2010
    ....
  22. pmc The relationship between expectations for aging and physical activity among older adults
    Catherine A Sarkisian
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, Calif 90095 1687, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:911-5. 2005
    ..New strategies to increase physical activity among sedentary older adults are urgently needed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Binocular visual-field loss increases the risk of future falls in older white women
    Anne L Coleman
    Jules Stein Eye Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:357-64. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between binocular visual field loss and the risk of incident frequent falls in older white women...
  24. pmc Does ambulatory process of care predict health-related quality of life outcomes for patients with chronic disease?
    Katherine L Kahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, 911 Broxton Plaza, Box 951736, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1736, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:63-83. 2007
    ..We used empirical data from managed care patients enrolled in west coast physician organizations to test the hypothesis that observed changes in health-related quality of life across a 2.5-year window reflecting process of care...
  25. pmc Can a chronic care model collaborative reduce heart disease risk in patients with diabetes?
    Roberto B Vargas
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:215-22. 2007
    ..There is a need to identify effective practical interventions to decrease cardiovascular disease risk in patients with diabetes...
  26. ncbi request reprint Health literacy and English language comprehension among elderly inpatients at an urban safety-net hospital
    Kristina M Cordasco
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Health Hum Serv Adm 32:30-50. 2009
    ..To evaluate the relationship between health literacy and age in chronically-ill inpatients at a safety-net hospital...
  27. pmc Identifying risk factors for racial disparities in diabetes outcomes: the translating research into action for diabetes study
    O Kenrik Duru
    Division of General Internal Medicine Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Med Care 47:700-6. 2009
    ....
  28. pmc Using decision aids in community-based primary care: a theory-driven evaluation with ethnically diverse patients
    Dominick L Frosch
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 73:490-6. 2008
    ..To assess the effects of informational brochures and video decision aids about cancer screening on patient intention to engage in shared decision-making and its predictors in a racially diverse sample...
  29. pmc Predictors of 30-day serious events in older patients with syncope
    Benjamin C Sun
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:769-778.e1-5. 2009
    ..We identify predictors of 30-day serious events after syncope in older adults...
  30. pmc Predictors of sustained walking among diabetes patients in managed care: the Translating Research into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD) study
    O Kenrik Duru
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1194-9. 2008
    ..Although patients with diabetes may benefit from physical activity, few studies have examined sustained walking in this population...
  31. pmc Knowledge retention after an online tutorial: a randomized educational experiment among resident physicians
    Douglas S Bell
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1164-71. 2008
    ..The time course of physicians' knowledge retention after learning activities has not been well characterized. Understanding the time course of retention is critical to optimizing the reinforcement of knowledge...
  32. doi request reprint Glaucoma risk and the consumption of fruits and vegetables among older women in the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Anne L Coleman
    Department of Ophthalmology and Jules Stein Eye Institute, University of California Los Angeles, 100 Stein Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:1081-9. 2008
    ..To explore the association between the consumption of fruits and vegetables and the presence of glaucoma...
  33. doi request reprint A low-literacy medication education tool for safety-net hospital patients
    Kristina M Cordasco
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 11301 Wilshire Boulevard 111G, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:S209-16. 2009
    ..To improve medication adherence in cardiac patients, in partnership with a safety-net provider, this research team developed and evaluated a low-literacy medication education tool...
  34. pmc Intimate partner violence, depression, and PTSD among pregnant Latina women
    Michael A Rodriguez
    Department of Family Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:44-52. 2008
    ..We undertook a study to describe factors related to depression and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among pregnant Latinas who were or were not exposed to intimate partner violence...
  35. ncbi request reprint Partnering with community-based organizations: an academic institution's evolving perspective
    Keith C Norris
    Department of Medicine, Charles R Drew University, Lynwood, CA 90262, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:S27-32. 2007
    ..Community-based participatory research (CBPR) is ideally a collaborative approach to research that equitably involves all partners in the research process and recognizes the unique strengths that each brings...
  36. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density and age-related maculopathy in older women
    Robin L Seitzman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Jules Stein Eye Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:740-6. 2007
    ..To determine whether bone mineral density (BMD) is associated with age-related maculopathy (ARM) risk in older women...
  37. pmc Sisters in motion: a randomized controlled trial of a faith-based physical activity intervention
    O Kenrik Duru
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1863-9. 2010
    ..To evaluate a faith-based intervention (Sisters in Motion) intended to increase walking in older, sedentary African-American women...
  38. ncbi request reprint Development of the 12-item Expectations Regarding Aging Survey
    Catherine A Sarkisian
    Division of Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Gerontologist 45:240-8. 2005
    ..This study describes the development of a short version of the Expectations Regarding Aging Survey (ERA-38), a 38-item survey measuring expectations regarding aging...
  39. ncbi request reprint Patient quality of life during the 12 months following joint replacement surgery
    John D FitzGerald
    David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 51:100-9. 2004
    ..To determine whether preoperative characteristics influence quality of life outcomes 1, 6, and 12 months after joint replacement surgery...
  40. pmc The association of smoking and alcohol use with age-related macular degeneration in the oldest old: the Study of Osteoporotic Fractures
    Anne L Coleman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Jules Stein Eye Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, School of Public Health, UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 149:160-9. 2010
    ..To estimate the incidence of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and the association of smoking and alcohol in a population of older women...
  41. ncbi request reprint Higher risk of multiple falls among elderly women who lose visual acuity
    Anne L Coleman
    Jules Stein Eye Institute and the UCLA Department of Ophthalmology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 7004, USA
    Ophthalmology 111:857-62. 2004
    ..To determine the association between changes in visual acuity (VA) and frequent falls in older women...
  42. pmc Health behaviors and quality of care among Latinos with diabetes in managed care
    Arleen F Brown
    School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1694-8. 2003
    ..We evaluated whether ethnicity and language are associated with diabetes care for Latinos in managed care...
  43. ncbi request reprint Do older adults expect to age successfully? The association between expectations regarding aging and beliefs regarding healthcare seeking among older adults
    Catherine A Sarkisian
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1837-43. 2002
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of diabetes self-care interventions for older, African American, or Latino adults
    Catherine A Sarkisian
    Division of Geriatrics, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 1687, USA
    Diabetes Educ 29:467-79. 2003
    ..This study systematically identified and examined published self-care interventions designed to improve glycemic control or quality of life (QoL) among older, African American, or Latino adults...
  45. pmc Methodological challenges associated with patient responses to follow-up longitudinal surveys regarding quality of care
    Katherine L Kahn
    UCLA School of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1736, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:1579-98. 2003
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Development, reliability, and validity of the expectations regarding aging (ERA-38) survey
    Catherine A Sarkisian
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Gerontologist 42:534-42. 2002
    ..To develop a reliable and valid instrument to measure older adults' expectations regarding aging...
  47. pmc Do depressed older adults who attribute depression to "old age" believe it is important to seek care?
    Catherine A Sarkisian
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:1001-5. 2003
    ..To determine whether depressed older adults who attribute becoming depressed to "old age" rather than illness are more likely to believe it is not important to seek treatment for depression...
  48. ncbi request reprint Need for eye care among older adults with diabetes mellitus in fee-for-service and managed Medicare
    Arleen F Brown
    Department of Medicine, Jules Stein Eye Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 123:669-75. 2005
    ..To compare rates of need for eye care among Medicare beneficiaries with network-model Medicare+Choice (MC) and fee-for-service (FFS) health insurance...
  49. ncbi request reprint Options for handling missing data in the Health Utilities Index Mark 3
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Med Decis Making 25:186-98. 2005
    ..This situation creates a break in the scoring algorithm and leads to considerable amounts of missing data. The goal of this study is to develop strategies to deal with HUI3 scores for participants who have missing data...
  50. ncbi request reprint Income-related differences in the use of evidence-based therapies in older persons with diabetes mellitus in for-profit managed care
    Arleen F Brown
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:665-70. 2003
    ..To determine whether income influences evidence-based medication use by older persons with diabetes mellitus in managed care who have the same prescription drug benefit...
  51. ncbi request reprint Using focus groups of older African Americans and Latinos with diabetes to modify a self-care empowerment intervention
    Catherine A Sarkisian
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 1687, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:283-91. 2005
    ..To make cultural and age-specific modifications to a self-care empowerment intervention...
  52. pmc Generic-only drug coverage in the Medicare Part D gap and effect on medication cost-cutting behaviors for patients with diabetes mellitus: the translating research into action for diabetes study
    O Kenrik Duru
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:822-8. 2010
    ..To examine the association between drug coverage during the Medicare Part D coverage gap and medication cost-cutting behaviors of beneficiaries with diabetes mellitus who use and do not use insulin...
  53. ncbi request reprint Older age predicts short-term, serious events after syncope
    Benjamin C Sun
    Department of Medicine, West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:907-12. 2007
    ..To assess the relationship between age and 14-day serious events after an emergency department (ED) visit for syncope...
  54. ncbi request reprint Surgical removal vs observation for idiopathic or ocular histoplasmosis syndrome-associated subfoveal choroidal neovascularization: Vision Preference Value Scale findings from the randomized SST Group H Trial: SST Report No. 17
    Eric B Bass
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1626-32. 2008
    ..To determine whether patients receiving observation vs surgery for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization that was idiopathic or associated with histoplasmosis differed in preference values assigned to their health and vision status...
  55. pmc Physician perception of reimbursement for outpatient procedures among managed care patients with diabetes mellitus
    Catherine Kim
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    Am J Manag Care 15:32-8. 2009
    ..To examine the association between physicians' reimbursement perceptions and outpatient test performance among patients with diabetes mellitus...
  56. ncbi request reprint Disparities in the diagnosis and pharmacologic treatment of high serum cholesterol by race and ethnicity: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Karin Nelson
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, 660 S Columbian Way, Mail Stop S 111 GIMC, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:929-35. 2002
    ..Serum cholesterol is one of the most important modifiable risk factors for coronary artery disease. There are conflicting data on racial and ethnic variation in the treatment of high cholesterol...
  57. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation and quality of life after pacemaker implantation for sick sinus syndrome: data from the Mode Selection Trial (MOST)
    Kirsten E Fleischmann
    Department of Medicine, The University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am Heart J 158:78-83.e2. 2009
    ..Our objective was to assess the impact of AF on QOL within MOST...
  58. ncbi request reprint Pacemaker implantation and quality of life in the Mode Selection Trial (MOST)
    Kirsten E Fleischmann
    Department of Medicine, The University of California, San Francisco, 94030, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:653-9. 2006
    ..Dual-chamber pacemakers restore AV synchrony compared with ventricular pacemakers, but the effects on health-related quality of life (QOL) are uncertain...
  59. ncbi request reprint Central nervous system-active medications and risk for falls in older women
    Kristine E Ensrud
    Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1629-37. 2002
    ..To determine whether current use of central nervous system (CNS)-active medications, including benzodiazepines, antidepressants, anticonvulsants, and narcotics, increases the risk for subsequent falls...
  60. ncbi request reprint Low diagnostic yield of electrocardiogram testing in younger patients with syncope
    Benjamin C Sun
    Department of Medicine, West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 51:240-6, 246.e1. 2008
    ..For ECG testing, we assess the diagnostic yield (frequency that ECG identified the reason for syncope) and predictive accuracy for 14-day cardiac events after an episode of syncope as a function of age...
  61. ncbi request reprint Referral management and the care of patients with diabetes: the Translating Research Into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD) study
    Catherine Kim
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:137-43. 2004
    ..To examine the effect of referral management on diabetes care...
  62. pmc Investing time in health: do socioeconomically disadvantaged patients spend more or less extra time on diabetes self-care?
    Susan L Ettner
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 911 Broxton Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Health Econ 18:645-63. 2009
    ..Research on self-care for chronic disease has not examined time requirements. Translating Research into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD), a multi-site study of managed care patients with diabetes, is among the first to assess self-care time...
  63. pmc Predictors of short-term (seven-day) cardiac outcomes after emergency department visit for syncope
    Gelareh Z Gabayan
    Department of Medicine, Greater Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 105:82-6. 2010
    ..In conclusion, ED decision-making should focus on risk of cardiac event in the first 7 days after syncope and special attention should be given to younger patients with cardiac co-morbidities...
  64. doi request reprint Part-time careers in academic internal medicine: a report from the association of specialty professors part-time careers task force on behalf of the alliance for academic internal medicine
    Mark Linzer
    Section of General Internal Medicine Scholars, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Acad Med 84:1395-400. 2009
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Is physician gender associated with the quality of diabetes care?
    Catherine Kim
    Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1594-8. 2005
    ..This study examines the association between physician gender and diabetes quality of care...
  66. ncbi request reprint External validation of the San Francisco Syncope Rule
    Benjamin C Sun
    Department of Medicine, West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:420-7, 427.e1-4. 2007
    ..We externally validate the ability of the San Francisco Syncope Rule to accurately identify syncope patients who will experience a 7-day serious clinical event...
  67. ncbi request reprint Elderly patients' preferences and experiences with providers in managing their drug costs
    Chien Wen Tseng
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1974-80. 2007
    ..To determine whether elderly patients with high drug expenditures want and receive providers' help in managing drug costs...
  68. pmc Surgery for hemorrhagic choroidal neovascular lesions of age-related macular degeneration: quality-of-life findings: SST report no. 14
    Ashley L Childs
    SST Coordinating Center, 550 North Broadway, 9th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Ophthalmology 111:2007-14. 2004
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint Validation and test characteristics of a 10-item neuro-ophthalmic supplement to the NEI-VFQ-25
    Brian A Raphael
    Department of Neurology, Division of Neuro ophthalmology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:1026-35. 2006
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  70. pmc Surgical removal vs observation for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization, either associated with the ocular histoplasmosis syndrome or idiopathic: II. Quality-of-life findings from a randomized clinical trial: SST Group H Trial: SST Report No. 10
    Barbara S Hawkins
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:1616-28. 2004
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint Vision impairment and combined vision and hearing impairment predict cognitive and functional decline in older women
    Michael Y Lin
    Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1996-2002. 2004
    ..To determine the association between vision and hearing impairment and subsequent cognitive and functional decline in community-residing older women...
  72. ncbi request reprint Health values before and after pacemaker implantation
    Francisco Lopez-Jimenez
    Division of Cardiology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, and Cardiovascular Associates of Miami, Miami Beach, Fla 33140, USA
    Am Heart J 144:687-92. 2002
    ..Health values are used in cost-effectiveness analysis as a means of calculating quality-adjusted years of life...
  73. pmc Responsiveness of the National Eye Institute Visual Function Questionnaire to changes in visual acuity: findings in patients with subfoveal choroidal neovascularization--SST Report No. 1
    Päivi H Miskala
    Submacular Surgery Trials Coordinating Center, Wilmer Clinical Trials and Biometry, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:531-9. 2003
    ..The National Eye Institute Visual Function Questionnaire (NEI-VFQ) measures vision-targeted quality of life, but it is unclear whether it is sensitive to changes within individuals over time...
  74. pmc Effect of health beliefs on delays in care for abnormal cervical cytology in a multi-ethnic population
    Karin Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System and the Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 98108 1597, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:709-16. 2002
    ..Delays in care for abnormal Papanicolaou (Pap) smears can lead to missed cases of cervical cancer or late-stage presentation and may be one explanation for these differences...
  75. pmc Patients' perceptions of the value of current vision: assessment of preference values among patients with subfoveal choroidal neovascularization--The Submacular Surgery Trials Vision Preference Value Scale: SST Report No. 6
    Eric B Bass
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:1856-67. 2004
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  76. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic variation in response to mailed and telephone surveys among women in a managed care population
    Karin M Nelson
    Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System and the Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98108 1597, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:580-3. 2004
    ..We used bivariate and multivariate analyses to describe the population characteristics of respondents who replied by mail, as compared to those who completed the survey by telephone...
  77. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after iodine 125 brachytherapy vs enucleation for choroidal melanoma: 5-year results from the Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study: COMS QOLS Report No. 3
    Michele Melia
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:226-38. 2006
    ....
  78. ncbi request reprint Outcome and cost-effectiveness of cardiopulmonary resuscitation after in-hospital cardiac arrest in octogenarians
    David Paniagua
    Division of Cardiology, Mount Sinai Medical Center and the University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami Beach, FL, USA
    Cardiology 97:6-11. 2002
    ..Octogenarians are the fastest growing segment of the population and little is known about the results of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) after in-hospital cardiac arrest in this population...
  79. ncbi request reprint For the patient. Managing diabetes with cultural sensitivity and self-empowerment
    Catherine A Sarkisian
    Ethn Dis 15:351. 2005
  80. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for improving the care of the older person with diabetes mellitus
    Arlene F Brown
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:S265-80. 2003
  81. pmc Surgery for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration: quality-of-life findings: SST report no. 12
    Päivi H Miskala
    SST Coordinating Center, 550 North Broadway, 9th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21205 2010, USA
    Ophthalmology 111:1981-92. 2004
    ....
  82. pmc Why don't diabetes patients achieve recommended risk factor targets? Poor adherence versus lack of treatment intensification
    Julie A Schmittdiel
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:588-94. 2008
    ..Despite the availability of effective hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and hyperglycemia therapies, target levels of systolic blood pressure (SBP), LDL-cholesterol (LDL-c), and hemoglobin A1c control are often not achieved...
  83. ncbi request reprint Development of the National Eye Institute refractive error correction quality of life questionnaire: focus groups
    Sandra Berry
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California 90407, USA
    Ophthalmology 110:2285-91. 2003
    ..To identify the content area for a questionnaire designed to measure the vision-targeted, health-related quality of life for persons with well-corrected refractive error...
  84. ncbi request reprint Identifying widely covered drugs and drug coverage variation among Medicare part D formularies
    Chien Wen Tseng
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, John A Burns School of Medicine at University of Hawaii, Honolulu, USA
    JAMA 297:2596-602. 2007
    ..Clinicians can find it difficult to know which drugs are covered for their Medicare patients because formularies vary widely among Medicare Part D plans and many states have 50 or more such plans...
  85. pmc Practice characteristics and HMO enrollee satisfaction with specialty care: an analysis of patients with glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy
    Jose J Escarce
    RAND Health Program, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:1135-55. 2003
    ..The specialist's role in caring for managed care patients is likely to grow. Thus, assessing the correlates of patient satisfaction with specialty care is essential...
  86. ncbi request reprint Improving the management of chronic disease
    Joe V Selby
    N Engl J Med 356:2422-4; author reply 2422-4. 2007
  87. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of disease-specific measures for choroidal melanoma: COMS-QOLS report No. 2
    Michele Melia
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205 2010, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:1010-20. 2003
    ..To develop and validate scales measuring common concerns of patients with choroidal melanoma: perception of appearance, concern about cancer recurrence, and difficulty with vision-dependent activities requiring stereopsis or binocularity...
  88. pmc Physician compensation from salary and quality of diabetes care
    Catherine Kim
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:448-52. 2007
    ..To examine the association between physician-reported percent of total compensation from salary and quality of diabetes care...
  89. ncbi request reprint Patterns of care for open-angle glaucoma in managed care
    Allen M Fremont
    RAND Health Program, Santa Monica, Calif, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:777-83. 2003
    ..To describe patterns of care for primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) and assess conformance with the American Academy of Ophthalmology's Preferred Practice Pattern (PPP)...
  90. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and incidence of functional disability in older women
    Edward W Gregg
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:61-7. 2002
    ..To examine the relationship between diabetes and the incidence of functional disability and to determine the predictors of functional disability among older women with diabetes...
  91. ncbi request reprint Health- and vision-related quality of life among patients with choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration at enrollment in randomized trials of submacular surgery: SST report no. 4
    Li Ming Dong
    Wilmer Clinical Trials and Biometry, The Wilmer Ophthalmologic Institute, 550 N Broadway, 9th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21205 2010, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:91-108. 2004
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  92. ncbi request reprint Central nervous system active medications and risk for fractures in older women
    Kristine E Ensrud
    Department of Medicine and Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:949-57. 2003
    ..Use of central nervous system (CNS) active medications may increase the risk for fractures. Prior studies are limited by incomplete control of confounders...
  93. ncbi request reprint Visual acuity, contrast sensitivity, and mortality in older women: Study of osteoporotic fractures
    Kathryn L Pedula
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1871-7. 2006
    ..To determine whether poorer visual acuity and contrast sensitivity are independent risk factors for all-cause and traumatic mortality in older women...
  94. doi request reprint Self-reported health status of vietnamese and non-Hispanic white older adults in california
    Dara Sorkin
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Center for Health Policy Research, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1543-8. 2008
    ..Further research is needed to better understand why older Vietnamese Americans are at higher risk for worse self-reported health than older white adults...

Research Grants9

  1. A Self-Care Intervention for Latino Adults with Diabetes
    Carol Mangione; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  2. A Self-Care Intervention for Latino Adults with Diabetes
    Carol Mangione; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  3. A Self-Care Intervention for Latino Adults with Diabetes
    Carol Mangione; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  4. A Self-Care Intervention for Latino Adults with Diabetes
    Carol Mangione; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  5. A Self-Care Intervention for Latino Adults with Diabetes
    Carol Mangione; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  6. A Self-Care Intervention for Latino Adults with Diabetes
    Carol Mangione; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  7. A Self-Care Intervention for Latino Adults with Diabetes
    Carol Mangione; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  8. The Center for Health Improvement of Minority Elderly
    Carol Mangione; Fiscal Year: 2007
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