Michael P Pignone

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Testing a Spanish-language colorectal cancer screening decision aid in Latinos with limited English proficiency: results from a pre-post trial and four month follow-up survey
    Daniel S Reuland
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Campus Box 7110, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:53. 2012
  2. pmc A targeted decision aid for the elderly to decide whether to undergo colorectal cancer screening: development and results of an uncontrolled trial
    Carmen L Lewis
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:54. 2010
  3. pmc Development and initial testing of a computer-based patient decision aid to promote colorectal cancer screening for primary care practice
    Jane Kim
    Preventive Medicine Residency Program, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:36. 2005
  4. pmc What does my patient's coronary artery calcium score mean? Combining information from the coronary artery calcium score with information from conventional risk factors to estimate coronary heart disease risk
    Mark J Pletcher
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco 500 Parnassus Ave, MU 420 West, Box 0560, San Francisco, CA 94143 0560, USA
    BMC Med 2:31. 2004
  5. pmc Use of patient flow analysis to improve patient visit efficiency by decreasing wait time in a primary care-based disease management programs for anticoagulation and chronic pain: a quality improvement study
    Nicholas M Potisek
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:8. 2007
  6. pmc A primary care, multi-disciplinary disease management program for opioid-treated patients with chronic non-cancer pain and a high burden of psychiatric comorbidity
    Paul R Chelminski
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:3. 2005
  7. pmc The effect of health literacy on knowledge and receipt of colorectal cancer screening: a survey study
    David P Miller
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 8:16. 2007
  8. pmc Effectiveness of a patient and practice-level colorectal cancer screening intervention in health plan members: the CHOICE trial
    Michael Pignone
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology and Lineberger Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7110, USA
    Cancer 117:3352-62. 2011
  9. pmc Aspirin for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in diabetes mellitus
    Michael Pignone
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, 5039 Old Clinic Building, CB7110, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7110, USA
    Nat Rev Endocrinol 6:619-28. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases in people with diabetes mellitus: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association
    John B Buse
    University of North Carolina, USA
    Circulation 115:114-26. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Health Literacy and Self-Management in Heart Failure
    Michael Pignone; Fiscal Year: 2009
  2. Health Literacy and Self-Management in Heart Failure
    Michael P Pignone; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. pmc Testing a Spanish-language colorectal cancer screening decision aid in Latinos with limited English proficiency: results from a pre-post trial and four month follow-up survey
    Daniel S Reuland
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Campus Box 7110, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:53. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc A targeted decision aid for the elderly to decide whether to undergo colorectal cancer screening: development and results of an uncontrolled trial
    Carmen L Lewis
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:54. 2010
    ..The objective is to develop and test a decision aid designed to promote individualized colorectal cancer screening decision making for adults age 75 and over...
  3. pmc Development and initial testing of a computer-based patient decision aid to promote colorectal cancer screening for primary care practice
    Jane Kim
    Preventive Medicine Residency Program, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:36. 2005
    ..Our aim was to develop a patient-directed, computer-based decision aid about colorectal cancer screening and investigate whether it could increase patient interest in screening...
  4. pmc What does my patient's coronary artery calcium score mean? Combining information from the coronary artery calcium score with information from conventional risk factors to estimate coronary heart disease risk
    Mark J Pletcher
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco 500 Parnassus Ave, MU 420 West, Box 0560, San Francisco, CA 94143 0560, USA
    BMC Med 2:31. 2004
    ..We sought to combine information from the CAC score with information from conventional cardiac risk factors to produce post-test risk estimates, and to determine whether the score may add clinically useful information...
  5. pmc Use of patient flow analysis to improve patient visit efficiency by decreasing wait time in a primary care-based disease management programs for anticoagulation and chronic pain: a quality improvement study
    Nicholas M Potisek
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:8. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study is to test a method to improve patient visit efficiency...
  6. pmc A primary care, multi-disciplinary disease management program for opioid-treated patients with chronic non-cancer pain and a high burden of psychiatric comorbidity
    Paul R Chelminski
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:3. 2005
    ..Chronic non-cancer pain is a common problem that is often accompanied by psychiatric comorbidity and disability. The effectiveness of a multi-disciplinary pain management program was tested in a 3 month before and after trial...
  7. pmc The effect of health literacy on knowledge and receipt of colorectal cancer screening: a survey study
    David P Miller
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 8:16. 2007
    ..We sought to determine whether low literacy affects patients' knowledge or receipt of CRC screening...
  8. pmc Effectiveness of a patient and practice-level colorectal cancer screening intervention in health plan members: the CHOICE trial
    Michael Pignone
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology and Lineberger Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7110, USA
    Cancer 117:3352-62. 2011
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) screening reduces CRC incidence and mortality but is underused. Effective interventions to increase screening that can be implemented broadly are needed...
  9. pmc Aspirin for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in diabetes mellitus
    Michael Pignone
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, 5039 Old Clinic Building, CB7110, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7110, USA
    Nat Rev Endocrinol 6:619-28. 2010
    ..Results from upcoming large trials will help clarify the effects of aspirin with greater precision, including whether the benefits differ between men and women...
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases in people with diabetes mellitus: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association
    John B Buse
    University of North Carolina, USA
    Circulation 115:114-26. 2007
    ..This statement will attempt to harmonize the recommendations of both organizations where possible but will recognize areas in which AHA and ADA recommendations differ...
  11. pmc Promoting decision aid use in primary care using a staff member for delivery
    Kylee M Miller
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 86:189-94. 2012
    ..To determine the feasibility and effectiveness of in-clinic decision aid distribution using a care assistant...
  12. pmc Assessing the quality of initial consultations regarding adjuvant colon cancer therapy
    Hanna K Sanoff
    1Division of Hematology Oncology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Chapel Hill, USA
    Clin Colorectal Cancer 9:113-8. 2010
    ..Adequate information exchange (IE) and informed decision making (IDM) between patient and physician are essential, particularly in the elderly...
  13. pmc Cancer screening patterns by weight group and gender for urban African American church members
    Lucia A Leone
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 725 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, CB 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    J Community Health 37:299-306. 2012
    ..As we did not consistently find lower screening rates among obese African Americans, targeting this group for increased screening promotion may not be the most effective way to reduce weight-related cancer disparities...
  14. pmc Race moderates the relationship between obesity and colorectal cancer screening in women
    Lucia A Leone
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7294, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:373-85. 2010
    ..To determine if the relationship between obesity and usage of colorectal cancer (CRC) screening in women varies when stratifying by race...
  15. pmc Conjoint analysis versus rating and ranking for values elicitation and clarification in colorectal cancer screening
    Michael P Pignone
    Department of Medicine, Cecil Sheps Center for Health Services Research and Lineberger Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:45-50. 2012
    ..To compare two techniques for eliciting and clarifying patient values for decision making about colorectal cancer (CRC) screening: choice-based conjoint analysis and a rating and ranking task...
  16. pmc Plans to stop cancer screening tests among adults who recently considered screening
    Carmen L Lewis
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:859-64. 2010
    ..We sought to estimate what proportion of adults plan to stop cancer screening tests among adults who recently considered screening and to explore factors associated with these screening plans...
  17. pmc Reach, usage, and effectiveness of a Medicaid patient navigator intervention to increase colorectal cancer screening, Cape Fear, North Carolina, 2011
    Lucia A Leone
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, 725 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, CB 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E82. 2013
    ..Effective interventions are needed to increase screening frequency. Our study consisted of a controlled trial of an intervention designed to improve colorectal cancer screening among Medicaid patients in North Carolina...
  18. pmc The impact of a decision aid about heart disease prevention on patients' discussions with their doctor and their plans for prevention: a pilot randomized trial
    Stacey L Sheridan
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:121. 2006
    ..We undertook this study to test the effectiveness of an individually-tailored, computerized decision aid about CHD on patients' discussions with their doctor and their plans for CHD prevention...
  19. pmc Should a colon cancer screening decision aid include the option of no testing? A comparative trial of two decision aids
    Jennifer M Griffith
    Center for Decision Making Research, Cecil Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:10. 2008
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Randomized trial of presenting absolute v. relative risk reduction in the elicitation of patient values for heart disease prevention with conjoint analysis
    Jennifer M Griffith
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Med Decis Making 29:167-74. 2009
    ..The authors performed a randomized controlled trial to test the effect of 2 different formats of risk reduction information when using conjoint analysis to elicit values about heart disease prevention...
  21. doi request reprint Designing and implementing a comparative effectiveness study of two strategies for delivering high quality CHD prevention: methods and participant characteristics for the Heart to Health study
    Stacey L Sheridan
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, CB 7110, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, United States Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, CB 7426, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, United States Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, CB 7590, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 36:394-405. 2013
    ..In this paper, we report on the design and baseline characteristics of participants for just such a trial...
  22. doi request reprint Aid-assisted decision making and colorectal cancer screening: a randomized controlled trial
    Paul C Schroy
    Department of Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:573-83. 2012
    ..Shared decision making (SDM) is a widely recommended yet unproven strategy for increasing colorectal cancer (CRC) screening uptake. Previous trials of decision aids to increase SDM and CRC screening uptake have yielded mixed results...
  23. pmc A randomized trial of an intervention to improve use and adherence to effective coronary heart disease prevention strategies
    Stacey L Sheridan
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:331. 2011
    ..Existing efforts to improve use and adherence to these efficacious strategies have been so intensive that they are impractical for clinical practice...
  24. pmc Physicians' decisions about continuing or stopping colon cancer screening in the elderly: a qualitative study
    Carmen L Lewis
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:816-21. 2009
    ..However, little is known about how physicians make decisions about colon cancer screening in adults age 75 and older...
  25. pmc Individuals' responses to global CHD risk: a focus group study
    Stacey L Sheridan
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7110, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 76:233-9. 2009
    ..To explore how individuals respond to global coronary heart disease (CHD) risk and use it in combination with treatment information to make decisions to initiate and maintain risk reducing strategies...
  26. pmc The effect of offering different numbers of colorectal cancer screening test options in a decision aid: a pilot randomized trial
    Jennifer M Griffith
    Center for Decision Making Research, Cecil Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:4. 2008
    ..We sought to compare, in a pilot randomized trial, two colorectal cancer (CRC) screening decision aids that differed in the number of screening options presented...
  27. doi request reprint Effect of adding a values clarification exercise to a decision aid on heart disease prevention: a randomized trial
    Stacey L Sheridan
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:E28-39. 2010
    ..Experts have called for the inclusion of values clarification (VC) exercises in decision aids (DAs) as a means of improving their effectiveness, but little research has examined the effects of such exercises...
  28. ncbi request reprint Labor characteristics and program costs of a successful diabetes disease management program
    Russell L Rothman
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health, Department of Medicine, Center for Health Services Research, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Suite 6000, Medical Center East, Nashville, TN 37232 8300, USA
    Am J Manag Care 12:277-83. 2006
    ..Organizations have invested in disease management programs to improve quality and to reduce costs, but little is known about the labor characteristics and the program costs necessary to implement a program...
  29. pmc Predictors of opioid misuse in patients with chronic pain: a prospective cohort study
    Timothy J Ives
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:46. 2006
    ..We conducted a prospective cohort study to determine the one-year incidence and predictors of opioid misuse among patients enrolled in a chronic pain disease management program within an academic internal medicine practice...
  30. pmc Costs and cost-effectiveness of full implementation of a biennial faecal occult blood test screening program for bowel cancer in Australia
    Michael P Pignone
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Med J Aust 194:180-5. 2011
    ..To examine the costs and cost-effectiveness of full implementation of biennial bowel cancer screening for Australian residents aged 50-74 years...
  31. pmc Resident physicians' life expectancy estimates and colon cancer screening recommendations in elderly patients
    Carmen L Lewis
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:254-61. 2008
    ..Colon cancer screening recommendations for patients aged 75 years and older should account for variation in older adults' health states, life expectancies, and potential to benefit from screening...
  32. doi request reprint Using quality improvement techniques to increase colon cancer screening
    Michael P Pignone
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Med 122:419-20. 2009
    ..The use of decision aids in clinical practice can increase screening rates by up to 14 percentage points. Mailing the decision aids to patients in advance of office visits appears to be a cost-effective means of implementation...
  33. pmc Low parental literacy is associated with worse asthma care measures in children
    Darren A DeWalt
    Division of General Internal Medicine and the Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:25-31. 2007
    ..To determine whether parental literacy is related to emergency department visits, hospitalizations, and days of school missed for children with asthma...
  34. ncbi request reprint Counseling to promote a healthy diet in adults: a summary of the evidence for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Michael P Pignone
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:75-92. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effectiveness of counseling to promote a healthy diet among patients in primary care settings...
  35. pmc A randomized trial of three videos that differ in the framing of information about mammography in women 40 to 49 years old
    Carmen L Lewis
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7110, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:875-83. 2003
    ..To assess the effect of providing structured information about the benefits and harms of mammography in differing frames on women's perceptions of screening...
  36. pmc A randomized comparison of patients' understanding of number needed to treat and other common risk reduction formats
    Stacey L Sheridan
    Division of General Medicine and Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:884-92. 2003
    ..Commentators have suggested that patients may understand quantitative information about treatment benefits better when they are presented as numbers needed to treat (NNT) rather than as absolute or relative risk reductions...
  37. pmc Literacy and health outcomes: a systematic review of the literature
    Darren A DeWalt
    RTI International University of North Carolina Evidence based Practice Center, Research Triangle Park, NC 27599, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:1228-39. 2004
    ..To review the relationship between literacy and health outcomes...
  38. ncbi request reprint Information needs of men regarding prostate cancer screening and the effect of a brief decision aid
    Stacey L Sheridan
    Division of General Medicine and Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 5039 Old Clinic Building, CB 7110, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 54:345-51. 2004
    ..Little is known about what information affects men's decisions about prostate cancer screening...
  39. pmc Older adults' attitudes about continuing cancer screening later in life: a pilot study interviewing residents of two continuing care communities
    Carmen L Lewis
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Geriatr 6:10. 2006
    ..Because older adults' preferences are central to individualized decisions, we assessed older adults' perspectives about continuing cancer screening later in life...
  40. pmc Perspective: the role of numeracy in health care
    Russell L Rothman
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health, Department of Medicine, Center for Health Services Research, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8300, USA
    J Health Commun 13:583-95. 2008
    ..Better tools to measure numeracy and more studies to assess the unique contribution of numeracy are needed. This research can contribute to developing interventions to improve outcomes for patients with poor numeracy...
  41. pmc Physician decision making for colorectal cancer screening in the elderly
    Carmen L Lewis
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:1202-7. 2013
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the use of quality of life measures in colorectal cancer research with attention to outcomes in elderly patients
    Hanna K Sanoff
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7305, USA
    Clin Colorectal Cancer 6:700-9. 2007
    ..Our intent was to assess patterns of use of QOL endpoints in colorectal cancer (CRC) treatment research and to summarize current knowledge about how CRC treatment affects elderly patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Literacy and its relationship with self-efficacy, trust, and participation in medical decision making
    Darren A DeWalt
    School of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:S27-35. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between literacy and trust, self-efficacy, and participation in medical decision making in adults with diabetes...
  44. pmc A heart failure self-management program for patients of all literacy levels: a randomized, controlled trial [ISRCTN11535170]
    Darren A DeWalt
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:30. 2006
    ..However, no programs have analyzed their usefulness for patients with low literacy. We compared the efficacy of a heart failure self-management program designed for patients with low literacy versus usual care...
  45. ncbi request reprint Screening for depression in adults: a summary of the evidence for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Michael P Pignone
    University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, USA
    Ann Intern Med 136:765-76. 2002
    ..To clarify whether screening adults for depression in primary care settings improves recognition, treatment, and clinical outcomes...
  46. pmc Colorectal cancer screening among African American church members: a qualitative and quantitative study of patient-provider communication
    Mira L Katz
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Public Health 4:62. 2004
    ..We sought to determine the relationship between the general quality of self-rated patient-provider communication and the completion of CRC screening...
  47. ncbi request reprint Primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases in people with diabetes mellitus: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association
    John B Buse
    University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:162-72. 2007
    ..This statement will attempt to harmonize the recommendations of both organizations where possible but will recognize areas in which AHA and ADA recommendations differ...
  48. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of a primary care-based disease management program to improve cardiovascular risk factors and glycated hemoglobin levels in patients with diabetes
    Russell L Rothman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Center for Health Services Research, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8300, USA
    Am J Med 118:276-84. 2005
    ..To assess the efficacy of a pharmacist-led, primary care-based, disease management program to improve cardiovascular risk factors and glycated hemoglobin (A(1C)) levels in vulnerable patients with poorly controlled diabetes...
  49. pmc Literacy and health outcomes: is adherence the missing link?
    Michael P Pignone
    J Gen Intern Med 21:896-7. 2006
  50. pmc Quick assessment of literacy in primary care: the newest vital sign
    Barry D Weiss
    University of Arizona College of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Tucson 85719, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:514-22. 2005
    ..Our objective was to develop a quick and accurate screening test for limited literacy available in English and Spanish...
  51. ncbi request reprint The role of literacy in health and health care
    Darren A DeWalt
    Am Fam Physician 72:387-8. 2005
  52. ncbi request reprint Reading is fundamental: the relationship between literacy and health
    Darren A DeWalt
    Arch Intern Med 165:1943-4. 2005
  53. ncbi request reprint Health literacy and heart failure care in minority communities
    Michael P Pignone
    Ann Intern Med 146:312; author reply 312. 2007
  54. ncbi request reprint Screening accuracy for late-life depression in primary care: a systematic review
    Lea C Watson
    Geriatric Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Fam Pract 52:956-64. 2003
    ..To determine the accuracy of depression screening instruments for older adults in primary care...

Research Grants8

  1. Health Literacy and Self-Management in Heart Failure
    Michael Pignone; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We will also examine differences in the proportion of patients achieving appropriate HF-related self-care knowledge and behaviors, and will examine the effect of TTG for patients with adequate and inadequate literacy separately. ..
  2. Health Literacy and Self-Management in Heart Failure
    Michael P Pignone; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will also examine differences in the proportion of patients achieving appropriate HF-related self-care knowledge and behaviors, and will examine the effect of TTG for patients with adequate and inadequate literacy separately. ..