Magdalena Szaflarski

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cincinnati
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Multidimensional assessment of spirituality/religion in patients with HIV: conceptual framework and empirical refinement
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0840, USA
    J Relig Health 51:1239-60. 2012
  2. pmc Epidemiology of alcohol abuse among US immigrant populations
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, PO Box 670840, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0840, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:647-58. 2011
  3. pmc Modeling the effects of spirituality/religion on patients' perceptions of living with HIV/AIDS
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0840, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S28-38. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in the treatment of epilepsy: what do we know? What do we need to know?
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 9:243-64. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Self-reported health in Poland and the United States: a comparative analysis of demographic, family and socioeconomic influences
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, OH 45267 0840, USA
    Health (London) 8:5-31. 2004
  6. pmc Change in quality of life after being diagnosed with HIV: a multicenter longitudinal study
    Joel Tsevat
    Veterans Healthcare System of Ohio VISN 10, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:931-7. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in medication-resistant epilepsy: the effects of patient's age, age at seizure onset, and disease duration
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 8:547-51. 2006
  8. pmc Changes in religiousness and spirituality attributed to HIV/AIDS: are there sex and race differences?
    Sian Cotton
    Health Services Research and Development, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S14-20. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychopathology and quality of life: psychogenic non-epileptic seizures versus epilepsy
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Med Sci Monit 9:CR113-8. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Seizure disorders, depression, and health-related quality of life
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology and Cincinnati Epilepsy Center, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:50-7. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Religious Organizations' Responses to HIV/AIDS
    Magdalena Szaflarski; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Multidimensional assessment of spirituality/religion in patients with HIV: conceptual framework and empirical refinement
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0840, USA
    J Relig Health 51:1239-60. 2012
    ..This study corroborates parts of the factor structure underlying the Brief Multidimensional Measure of Religiousness/Spirituality and some recent refinements of the original framework...
  2. pmc Epidemiology of alcohol abuse among US immigrant populations
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, PO Box 670840, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0840, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:647-58. 2011
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  3. pmc Modeling the effects of spirituality/religion on patients' perceptions of living with HIV/AIDS
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0840, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S28-38. 2006
    ..Spirituality/religion is an important factor in health and illness, but more work is needed to determine its link to quality of life in patients with HIV/AIDS...
  4. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in the treatment of epilepsy: what do we know? What do we need to know?
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 9:243-64. 2006
    ..We propose a framework to identify the array of disparities, points of intervention, and interventions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Self-reported health in Poland and the United States: a comparative analysis of demographic, family and socioeconomic influences
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, OH 45267 0840, USA
    Health (London) 8:5-31. 2004
    ..g. varying living standards and styles, health care systems and cultural attitudes) between the West and the former Eastern Europe...
  6. pmc Change in quality of life after being diagnosed with HIV: a multicenter longitudinal study
    Joel Tsevat
    Veterans Healthcare System of Ohio VISN 10, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:931-7. 2009
    ..We conclude that many patients with HIV feel that their life is better than it was before their diagnosis, although results of such comparisons often change over time...
  7. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in medication-resistant epilepsy: the effects of patient's age, age at seizure onset, and disease duration
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 8:547-51. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the effects of age, age at seizure onset, and duration of epilepsy on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in patients with medication-resistant epilepsy...
  8. pmc Changes in religiousness and spirituality attributed to HIV/AIDS: are there sex and race differences?
    Sian Cotton
    Health Services Research and Development, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S14-20. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was (1) to describe changes in religiousness and spirituality of people with HIV/AIDS, and (2) to determine if these changes differed by sex and race...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychopathology and quality of life: psychogenic non-epileptic seizures versus epilepsy
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Med Sci Monit 9:CR113-8. 2003
    ..Although psychopathology may reduce HRQOL, it is not known whether patients with PNES and epilepsy are similarly affected. We aimed to compare the relationship between psychopathology and HRQOL in PNES and treatment resistant epilepsy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Seizure disorders, depression, and health-related quality of life
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology and Cincinnati Epilepsy Center, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:50-7. 2004
    ..We conclude that evaluating and treating mood states is as important as treating PNES itself when caring for patients with PNES, and it might be the first step toward improving their QOL...
  11. ncbi request reprint Levetiracetam use in critically ill patients
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, MSB Rm 4506, ML 0525, 231 Albert B Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Neurocrit Care 7:140-7. 2007
    ..Levetiracetam (LEV) is used in the setting of acute brain injury for seizure treatment or prophylaxis but its safety and efficacy in this setting is unknown...
  12. pmc Seizure control in patients with epilepsy: the physician vs. medication factors
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology and the Cincinnati Epilepsy Center, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:264. 2008
    ..This study compares the relative effects of provider type (epileptologist vs. other neurologist) and pharmacologic treatment (newer vs. older antiepileptic drugs) on seizure control in patients with epilepsy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Measuring depressive symptoms among treatment-resistant seizure disorder patients: POMS Depression scale as an alternative to the BDI-II
    Nathan M Griffith
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 7:266-72. 2005
    ..These results suggest that the POMS-D may be effective in measuring reported depressive symptoms among seizure disorder patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology and Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, U S A
    Epilepsia 44:236-42. 2003
    ..The relation between these factors and PNESs is not well established. In this study, we compared HRQOL in patients with PNESs with that of patients with ESs...
  15. pmc Comprehensive presurgical functional MRI language evaluation in adult patients with epilepsy
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 12:74-83. 2008
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint The effect of offering international health training opportunities on family medicine residency recruiting
    Andrew W Bazemore
    Robert Graham Center, American Academy of Family Physicians, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Fam Med 39:255-60. 2007
    ..We studied the influence of offering an international health track (IHT) on residency recruitment...

Research Grants2

  1. Religious Organizations' Responses to HIV/AIDS
    Magdalena Szaflarski; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our study might also provide information to public health officials as to what kinds of religious organizations they should reach out to in order to sponsor HIV-related work. ..