Maria J Silveira

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc End-of-life care from the perspective of primary care providers
    Maria J Silveira
    Veterans Administration, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, 300 North Ingalls Building, Room 7C27, Box 5429, Ann Arbor, MI USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1287-93. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Prehospital DNR orders: what do physicians in Washington know?
    Maria J Silveira
    General Medicine, Bioethics Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1435-8. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Community supply of hospice: does wealth play a role?
    Maria J Silveira
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:76-82. 2011
  4. pmc Advance directives and outcomes of surrogate decision making before death
    Maria J Silveira
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, and Division of General Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:1211-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Patient-caregiver concordance in symptom assessment and improvement in outcomes for patients undergoing cancer chemotherapy
    Maria J Silveira
    VA Center for Clinical Management Research, PO Box 130170, Ann Arbor, MI 48113, USA
    Chronic Illn 6:46-56. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Statins in the last six months of life: a recognizable, life-limiting condition does not decrease their use
    Maria J Silveira
    Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:685-93. 2008
  7. pmc Likelihood of home death associated with local rates of home birth: influence of local area healthcare preferences on site of death
    Maria J Silveira
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1243-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Net worth predicts symptom burden at the end of life
    Maria J Silveira
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, 300 North Ingalls Building, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:827-37. 2005
  9. pmc Cancer Carepartners: Improving patients' symptom management by engaging informal caregivers
    Maria J Silveira
    Center for Clinical Management Research, Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    BMC Palliat Care 10:21. 2011
  10. pmc Engagement with automated patient monitoring and self-management support calls: experience with a thousand chronically ill patients
    John D Piette
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Center for Clinical Management Research, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2800, USA
    Med Care 51:216-23. 2013

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc End-of-life care from the perspective of primary care providers
    Maria J Silveira
    Veterans Administration, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, 300 North Ingalls Building, Room 7C27, Box 5429, Ann Arbor, MI USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1287-93. 2012
    ..To explore the factors influencing primary care providers' ability to care for their dying patients in Michigan...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prehospital DNR orders: what do physicians in Washington know?
    Maria J Silveira
    General Medicine, Bioethics Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1435-8. 2003
    ..To assess whether physicians know of Washington State's prehospital do-not-resuscitate (DNR) policy, 6 years after its implementation...
  3. doi request reprint Community supply of hospice: does wealth play a role?
    Maria J Silveira
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:76-82. 2011
    ..Hospice is underused by older, rural, and minority populations...
  4. pmc Advance directives and outcomes of surrogate decision making before death
    Maria J Silveira
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, and Division of General Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:1211-8. 2010
    ..Recent discussions about health care reform have raised questions regarding the value of advance directives...
  5. doi request reprint Patient-caregiver concordance in symptom assessment and improvement in outcomes for patients undergoing cancer chemotherapy
    Maria J Silveira
    VA Center for Clinical Management Research, PO Box 130170, Ann Arbor, MI 48113, USA
    Chronic Illn 6:46-56. 2010
    ..To measure the agreement between cancer patients' and family caregivers' perceptions of the patients' symptom severity, and the association between changes in caregiver accuracy and changes in outcomes...
  6. doi request reprint Statins in the last six months of life: a recognizable, life-limiting condition does not decrease their use
    Maria J Silveira
    Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:685-93. 2008
    ..However, the extent of statin use at the end of life has yet to be described and whether statin prescribing may already be influenced by the presence of a recognizable, life-limiting condition is unknown...
  7. pmc Likelihood of home death associated with local rates of home birth: influence of local area healthcare preferences on site of death
    Maria J Silveira
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1243-8. 2006
    ..We tested whether local cultural and social values regarding the use of health care are associated with the likelihood of home death, using variation in local rates of home births as a proxy for geographic variation in these values...
  8. ncbi request reprint Net worth predicts symptom burden at the end of life
    Maria J Silveira
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, 300 North Ingalls Building, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:827-37. 2005
    ..To explore the predictors of symptom burden at the end of life...
  9. pmc Cancer Carepartners: Improving patients' symptom management by engaging informal caregivers
    Maria J Silveira
    Center for Clinical Management Research, Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    BMC Palliat Care 10:21. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  10. pmc Engagement with automated patient monitoring and self-management support calls: experience with a thousand chronically ill patients
    John D Piette
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Center for Clinical Management Research, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2800, USA
    Med Care 51:216-23. 2013
    ..Patient self-care support via Interactive Voice Response (IVR) can improve disease management. However, little is known about the factors affecting program engagement...
  11. pmc Spanish-speaking patients' engagement in interactive voice response (IVR) support calls for chronic disease self-management: data from three countries
    John D Piette
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48113 0170, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 19:89-94. 2013
    ..IVR self-management support is feasible among Spanish-speaking patients with chronic disease, including those living in less-developed countries. Involving informal caregivers may increase patient engagement...
  12. pmc Family influences on self-management among functionally independent adults with diabetes or heart failure: do family members hinder as much as they help?
    Ann Marie Rosland
    Center for Clinical Management Research, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Chronic Illn 6:22-33. 2010
    ..We then identified patient characteristics associated with family support and family barriers and how each was associated with self-management adherence...
  13. pmc Maximizing the value of mobile health monitoring by avoiding redundant patient reports: prediction of depression-related symptoms and adherence problems in automated health assessment services
    John D Piette
    VA Center for Clinical Management Research and Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48113 0170, United States
    J Med Internet Res 15:e118. 2013
    ..However, redundant assessments may increase patient dropout and represent a lost opportunity to collect more clinically useful data...
  14. doi request reprint Antimicrobial use at the end of life among hospitalized patients with advanced cancer
    Andrew J Thompson
    Department of Internal Medicine Divisions of Infectious Diseases, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 29:599-603. 2012
    ..We sought to evaluate antimicrobial use among patients with advanced cancer...
  15. pmc Medication cost problems among chronically ill adults in the US: did the financial crisis make a bad situation even worse?
    John D Piette
    Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Patient Prefer Adherence 5:187-94. 2011
    ..Given links between CRN and worse health, the financial downturn may have had significant health consequences for adults with chronic illness...