Carolyn T Thorpe
Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
- Patterns of perceived barriers to medical care in older adults: a latent class analysisJoshua M Thorpe
Division of Social and Administrative Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison School of Pharmacy, 777 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53719, USA
BMC Health Serv Res 11:181. 2011..Secondary aims were to define distinct classes of older adults with similar perceived healthcare access barriers and to examine predictors of class membership to identify risk factors for poor healthcare access...
- Patient and social environment factors associated with self blood pressure monitoring by male veterans with hypertensionCarolyn T Thorpe
Health Innovation Program, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53792 7685, USA
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:692-9. 2008..Our results suggest that patient characteristics may influence SBPM and may represent points of leverage for intervening to increase self-monitoring...
- Medication acquisition and self-reported adherence in veterans with hypertensionCarolyn T Thorpe
Health Innovation Program, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 7685, USA
Med Care 47:474-81. 2009..To examine factors associated with oversupply and undersupply of antihypertensive medication, and examine evidence for medication acquisition as distinct from self-reported adherence...
- Effect of patient selection method on provider group performance estimatesCarolyn T Thorpe
Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
Med Care 49:780-5. 2011..Performance measurement at the provider group level is increasingly advocated, but different methods for selecting patients when calculating provider group performance have received little evaluation...
- Antihypertensive medication initiation among young adults with regular primary care useHeather M Johnson
Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, USA
J Gen Intern Med 29:723-31. 2014..However, antihypertensive medication initiation is poorly understood among young adults and may be an important intervention point for this group...
- Effects of Medicare Part D on drug affordability and use: Are seniors with prior high out-of-pocket drug spending affected more?David A Mott
Sonderegger Research Center, Division of Social and Administrative Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, Madison, WI 53705, USA
Res Social Adm Pharm 6:90-9. 2010..Medicare Part D was expected to have differential impacts on patient drug expenditures and use based on beneficiaries' levels of pre-Part D patient drug spending, but it is unknown whether these projections have borne out...
- Rural-urban differences in preventable hospitalizations among community-dwelling veterans with dementiaJoshua M Thorpe
Division of Social and Administrative Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, Madison, Wisconsin 53705 2222, USA
J Rural Health 26:146-55. 2010..Alzheimer's patients living in rural communities may face significant barriers to effective outpatient medical care...
- Preventive service gains from first contact access in the primary care homeNancy Pandhi
Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
J Am Board Fam Med 24:351-9. 2011....
- Lipid testing in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and key cardiovascular-related comorbidities: a medicare analysisChristie M Bartels
Department of Medicine, Rheumatology Section, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
Semin Arthritis Rheum 42:9-16. 2012..Given trends encouraging complex patients to receive care in "medical homes," we examined associations between regularly seeing a primary care provider (PCP) and lipid testing in RA patients with cardiovascular-related comorbidities...
- Undiagnosed hypertension among young adults with regular primary care useHeather M Johnson
aDepartment of Medicine bHealth Innovation Program, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin cHealth Services Research and Development, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System and Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania dDepartment of Population Health Sciences eDepartment of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics fDepartment of Family Medicine gDepartment of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
J Hypertens 32:65-74. 2014..The purpose of this study was to compare the rates of a new hypertension diagnosis for different age groups and identify predictors of delays in the initial diagnosis among young adults who regularly use primary care...