S K Rigler

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kansas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Fracture risk in nursing home residents initiating antipsychotic medications
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of Medicine and, School of Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City, Kansas
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:715-22. 2013
  2. pmc Impact of a modified data capture period on Liu comorbidity index scores in Medicare enrollees initiating chronic dialysis
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of General and Geriatric Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, MS 1037, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    BMC Nephrol 14:51. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Use of antihypertensive and antithrombotic medications after stroke in community-based care
    S K Rigler
    School of Medicine, University of Kansas, and Center on Aging, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City 66160 7117, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 35:811-6. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Co-morbidity adjustment for functional outcomes in community-dwelling older adults
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of Internal Medicine and Center on Aging, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City 66160 7376, USA
    Clin Rehabil 16:420-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of long-acting opioid use and oral versus transdermal route among older Medicaid beneficiaries
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas 66160, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 5:91-9. 2007
  6. pmc Comparing methods to identify hip fracture in a nursing home population using Medicare claims
    S K Rigler
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Osteoporos Int 22:57-61. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Patterns of potentially inappropriate medication use across three cohorts of older Medicaid recipients
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of Medicine, Research Faculty, Landon Center on Aging, School of Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS 66160 7117, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 39:1175-81. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the association between disease burden and inappropriate medication use across three cohorts of older adults
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 2:239-47. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Penny wise, pound wise: a comparison of Medicaid expenditures for home and community-based services versus nursing facility care for older adults
    Theresa I Shireman
    Center on Aging, University of Kansas, 1251 Wescoe Hall Drive, Room 6050, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 23:15-28. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Urban-rural patterns of increasing antidepressant use among nursing facility residents
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS 66160 7117, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 4:67-73. 2003

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc Fracture risk in nursing home residents initiating antipsychotic medications
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of Medicine and, School of Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City, Kansas
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:715-22. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Impact of a modified data capture period on Liu comorbidity index scores in Medicare enrollees initiating chronic dialysis
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of General and Geriatric Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, MS 1037, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    BMC Nephrol 14:51. 2013
    ..The 270 day survival requirement results in sample size reductions and potential survivor bias. An earlier and shorter time-frame for data capture could be beneficial, if sufficiently similar comorbidity information could be ascertained...
  3. ncbi request reprint Use of antihypertensive and antithrombotic medications after stroke in community-based care
    S K Rigler
    School of Medicine, University of Kansas, and Center on Aging, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City 66160 7117, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 35:811-6. 2001
    ..Secondary stroke prevention strategies include pharmacologic approaches to control hypertension and reduce thromboembolic risk...
  4. ncbi request reprint Co-morbidity adjustment for functional outcomes in community-dwelling older adults
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of Internal Medicine and Center on Aging, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City 66160 7376, USA
    Clin Rehabil 16:420-8. 2002
    ..To characterize relationships between self-reported co-morbidity and functional outcomes in community-dwelling older adults, and to assess whether the impact of co-morbidity persists even after adjustment for baseline functional status...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of long-acting opioid use and oral versus transdermal route among older Medicaid beneficiaries
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas 66160, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 5:91-9. 2007
    ..The availability of long-acting (LA) opioid medications represents an advance in the treatment of persistent pain, raising the question of what factors predict receipt of this newer treatment approach...
  6. pmc Comparing methods to identify hip fracture in a nursing home population using Medicare claims
    S K Rigler
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Osteoporos Int 22:57-61. 2011
    ..The inpatient principal diagnosis in Medicare claims identified 96% of hip fractures in hospitalized nursing home residents with high rates of confirmation by other claims files...
  7. ncbi request reprint Patterns of potentially inappropriate medication use across three cohorts of older Medicaid recipients
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of Medicine, Research Faculty, Landon Center on Aging, School of Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS 66160 7117, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 39:1175-81. 2005
    ..Potentially inappropriate medication use is a serious quality concern, especially when it occurs in more vulnerable older adults or for extended durations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the association between disease burden and inappropriate medication use across three cohorts of older adults
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 2:239-47. 2004
    ..Frail elderly (FE) adults who are nursing home eligible but are receiving home- and community-based services (HCBS) constitute a distinct group sharing a high disease burden and high levels of medication use with the NF population...
  9. ncbi request reprint Penny wise, pound wise: a comparison of Medicaid expenditures for home and community-based services versus nursing facility care for older adults
    Theresa I Shireman
    Center on Aging, University of Kansas, 1251 Wescoe Hall Drive, Room 6050, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 23:15-28. 2004
    ..Since NH and FE populations are dissimilar, these care options may not be easily interchangeable at the individual level...
  10. ncbi request reprint Urban-rural patterns of increasing antidepressant use among nursing facility residents
    Sally K Rigler
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS 66160 7117, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 4:67-73. 2003
    ..To characterize changing patterns of antidepressant use in nursing facilities across the urban-rural continuum during the mid-1990s...
  11. ncbi request reprint Medicaid's expenditures for newer pharmacotherapies for adults with disabilities
    Theresa I Shireman
    University of Kansas, Medical Center, Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, KS 66160, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 28:31-41. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Identification and management of depression in nursing facility residents
    Lynne E Kallenbach
    Division of General and Geriatric Medicine, Landon Center on Aging, University of Kansas School of Medicine, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:448-55. 2006
  13. ncbi request reprint Predictors of the selection of coxibs over nonselective NSAIDs in an older Medicaid cohort
    Theresa I Shireman
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas 66160, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 4:210-8. 2006
    ..Cyclooxygenase-2-selective inhibitors (coxibs) have been widely adopted, despite study findings suggesting that they are cost-effective only in certain populations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Weight outcomes among antidepressant users in nursing facilities
    S K Rigler
    Center on Aging, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City 66160-7376, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 49:49-55. 2001
    ..Clinicians may wish to reconsider the widely held notions that TCAs facilitate weight gain and that SSRIs place depressed older nursing facility residents at disproportionate risk for weight loss...
  15. ncbi request reprint Differing patterns of antiresorptive pharmacotherapy in nursing facility residents and community dwellers
    Carolyn M Jachna
    Division of General and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1275-81. 2005
    ..Little is known about differences between current patterns of antiresorptive therapy (ART) use in nursing facility (NF) residents and by community-dwelling older adults (CDs). ART use was compared in older NF residents and CDs...
  16. pmc Considering health insurance: how do dialysis initiates with Medicaid coverage differ from persons without Medicaid coverage?
    James B Wetmore
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, KS, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:198-205. 2010
    ..How these patients differ from non-Medicaid-enrolled incident dialysis patients and how these differences have changed over time have not been systematically examined...
  17. ncbi request reprint The cost effect of newer medication adoption in an older Medicaid cohort
    Theresa I Shireman
    Pharmacy Practice Department, School of Pharmacy, University of Kansas, Kansas City, Kansas 66045, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1366-73. 2005
    ..This article demonstrates how the adoption of newer drugs across diverse therapeutic classes contributed to one state's Medicaid expenditures over a 3-year period...
  18. ncbi request reprint Do ACE Inhibitors/Angiotensin II type 1 receptor antagonists reduce hospitalisations in older patients with heart failure? A propensity analysis
    CoraLynn B Trewet
    University of Iowa, College of Pharmacy and Broadlawns Family Health Center, Des Moines, Iowa, USA
    Drugs Aging 24:945-55. 2007
    ..Some observational studies have also demonstrated reductions in hospitalisation but are potentially affected by non-random treatment selection...
  19. ncbi request reprint Psychotropic medication use among Kansas Medicaid youths with disabilities
    Theresa I Shireman
    University of Kansas School of Pharmacy and Landon Center on Aging, Lawrence, Kansas 66045 7582, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:107-15. 2005
    ..Future work should explore the appropriateness and effectiveness of these medications within specifically targeted subgroups...
  20. ncbi request reprint The impact of self-reported cumulative comorbidity on stroke recovery
    Stephanie A Studenski
    Age Ageing 33:195-8. 2004

Research Grants4

  1. Urban-Rural Sedative & Anxiolytic Use in Long Term Care
    Sally Rigler; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  2. Current Antipsychotics and Fractures in Nursing Homes
    Sally Rigler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Implications: Improved understanding of fracture patterns among NH residents using current AP drugs may contribute to improved AP prescribing decisions and enhanced quality of care for older adults with dementia. ..