THERESA SHIREMAN

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kansas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Using "warm handoffs" to link hospitalized smokers with tobacco treatment after discharge: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Kimber P Richter
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Trials 13:127. 2012
  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. doi request reprint Learning your ABDs: variation in health care utilization across Kansas Medicaid disability groups
    Theresa I Shireman
    Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine, 3901 Rainbow Blvd, MSN 1008, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Disabil Health J 6:220-6. 2013
  4. pmc Culturally-tailored smoking cessation for American Indians: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Won S Choi
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Trials 12:126. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Quality of diabetes care for adults with developmental disabilities
    Theresa I Shireman
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Disabil Health J 3:179-85. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Economic analysis of cinacalcet in combination with low-dose vitamin D versus flexible-dose vitamin D in treating secondary hyperparathyroidism in hemodialysis patients
    Theresa I Shireman
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health and the Landon Center on Aging, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:1108-16. 2010
  7. 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
  8. ncbi request reprint Development of a contemporary bleeding risk model for elderly warfarin recipients
    Theresa I Shireman
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Chest 130:1390-6. 2006
  9. 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
  10. 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

Research Grants

  1. Are Cardioprotective Medications Effective in ESRD?
    Theresa I Shireman; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Are Cardioprotective Medications Effective in ESRD?
    Theresa I Shireman; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. pmc Using "warm handoffs" to link hospitalized smokers with tobacco treatment after discharge: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Kimber P Richter
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Trials 13:127. 2012
    ..Warm handoff achieves very high rates of treatment enrollment for these vulnerable groups...
  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. doi request reprint Learning your ABDs: variation in health care utilization across Kansas Medicaid disability groups
    Theresa I Shireman
    Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine, 3901 Rainbow Blvd, MSN 1008, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Disabil Health J 6:220-6. 2013
    ..Aged, Blind and Disabled (ABD) programs consist of important disability subgroups that Medicaid programs are not able to readily distinguish...
  4. pmc Culturally-tailored smoking cessation for American Indians: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Won S Choi
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Trials 12:126. 2011
    ..The primary aim of this group randomized clinical trial is to test the efficacy of "All Nations Breath of Life" (ANBL) program compared to a non-tailored "Current Best Practices" smoking cessation program among AI smokers...
  5. doi request reprint Quality of diabetes care for adults with developmental disabilities
    Theresa I Shireman
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Disabil Health J 3:179-85. 2010
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  6. doi request reprint Economic analysis of cinacalcet in combination with low-dose vitamin D versus flexible-dose vitamin D in treating secondary hyperparathyroidism in hemodialysis patients
    Theresa I Shireman
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health and the Landon Center on Aging, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:1108-16. 2010
    ..The economic implications of these treatment regimens have not been explored...
  7. 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
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Development of a contemporary bleeding risk model for elderly warfarin recipients
    Theresa I Shireman
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Chest 130:1390-6. 2006
    ..Develop and validate a contemporary bleeding risk model to guide the clinical use of warfarin in the elderly atrial fibrillation (AF) population...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. pmc Effect of varying levels of disease management on smoking cessation: a randomized trial
    Edward F Ellerbeck
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas 66160, USA
    Ann Intern Med 150:437-46. 2009
    ..Cigarette smoking is a chronic, relapsing illness that is inadequately addressed in primary care practice...
  13. doi request reprint The ABCs of cardioprotection in dialysis patients: a systematic review
    James B Wetmore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:457-66. 2009
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  14. ncbi request reprint Patterns of ACE inhibitor use in elderly medicaid patients with heart failure
    Patricia A Howard
    University of Kansas School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Lawrence, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 11:287-94. 2002
    ..3; 95% CI, 0.34, 4.9). ACE inhibitor use in the Kansas Medicaid congestive heart failure population is not consistent with practice guidelines, particularly among older and/or nursing home patients...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Relapse rates in patients with schizophrenia receiving aripiprazole in comparison with other atypical antipsychotics
    Karen E Moeller
    Departments of Pharmacy Practice, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City 66160, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1942-7. 2006
    ..The primary objective of this study was to compare relapse rates among patients with schizophrenia who were switched to aripiprazole with those who switched to a second-generation antipsychotic (SGA) from another antipsychotic...
  17. 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint Heart failure drug utilization patterns for Medicaid patients before and after a heart failure-related hospitalization
    Patricia A Howard
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Kansas School of Pharmacy, University Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Lawrence, KS 66160 7231, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 11:124-8. 2005
    ..ACE inhibitors and vasodilator use remained constant. ACE-inhibitor doses were below target ranges before and after hospitalization. In this Medicaid cohort, HF-related hospitalizations did not lead to improved HF therapy...
  19. 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...
  20. pmc Pharmacy students' knowledge of black box warnings
    Karen E Moeller
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas 66160, USA
    Am J Pharm Educ 74:5. 2010
    ..To evaluate the progression of pharmacy students' knowledge of black box warnings across 3 years of didactic training, and to determine how they stay current with new warnings...
  21. ncbi request reprint Relationship between asthma drug therapy patterns and healthcare utilization
    Theresa I Shireman
    Pharmacy Practice Department, School of Pharmacy, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 7582, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 36:557-64. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to link inappropriate asthma drug therapy patterns and selected patient demographics to healthcare utilization...
  22. 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...
  23. ncbi request reprint Medicaid managed care prescription use and cost savings
    Theresa I Shireman
    School of Pharmacy, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045 7582, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 42:587-93. 2002
    ..To evaluate the impact of Medicaid managed care (MC) enrollment on prescription use and costs...
  24. 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint Impact and cost-effectiveness of respiratory syncytial virus prophylaxis for Kansas medicaid's high-risk children
    Theresa I Shireman
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Kansas School of Pharmacy, 1251 Wescoe Hall Dr, Lawrence, KS 66045 7582, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1251-5. 2002
    ..To determine the impact of prophylactic therapy for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infections on subsequent hospitalizations and related lengths of stay and costs and to estimate whether prophylactic treatment was cost-effective...
  26. 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint Combined anticoagulant-antiplatelet use and major bleeding events in elderly atrial fibrillation patients
    Theresa I Shireman
    Pharmacy Practice Department, University of Kansas School of Pharmacy, 1251 Wescoe Hall Drive, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Stroke 35:2362-7. 2004
    ..Bleeding risks from combined antiplatelet-warfarin therapy have not been well-described in clinical practice. We examined antiplatelet therapy among warfarin users and the impact on major bleeding rates...
  28. 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...
  29. ncbi request reprint High-risk teen compliance with prescription contraception: an analysis of Ohio Medicaid claims
    Therese M Zink
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0582, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 15:15-21. 2002
    ..This study examines utilization of and compliance with prescription contraception by adolescents...
  30. ncbi request reprint Patterns of antidepressant use among children and adolescents
    Theresa I Shireman
    Pharmacoeconomics, Pharmacy Practice Department, University of Kansas School of Pharmacy, Lawrence 66045, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1444-50. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify patterns of new antidepressant use among children and adolescents and to determine whether the duration of treatment was sufficient...

Research Grants5

  1. Are Cardioprotective Medications Effective in ESRD?
    Theresa I Shireman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will evaluate the effectiveness of cardioprotective medications in reducing cardiac deaths and hospitalizations in ESRD patients. ..
  2. Are Cardioprotective Medications Effective in ESRD?
    Theresa I Shireman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will evaluate the effectiveness of cardioprotective medications in reducing cardiac deaths and hospitalizations in ESRD patients. ..