Michelle van Ryn

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Physicians' perceptions of patients' social and behavioral characteristics and race disparities in treatment recommendations for men with coronary artery disease
    Michelle van Ryn
    Department of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Room 225 Dinnaken Building, 925 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:351-7. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Objective burden, resources, and other stressors among informal cancer caregivers: a hidden quality issue?
    Michelle van Ryn
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Psychooncology 20:44-52. 2011
  3. pmc Presence and correlates of racial disparities in adherence to colorectal cancer screening guidelines
    Diana J Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:251-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The interrelationships between and contributions of background, cognitive, and environmental factors to colorectal cancer screening adherence
    Melissa R Partin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1357-68. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Are gender differences in colorectal cancer screening rates due to differences in self-reporting?
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Prev Med 49:436-41. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The effect of perceived racial discrimination on bodily pain among older African American men
    Diana J Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Pain Med 10:1341-52. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Employment, gender, and smoking cessation outcomes in low-income smokers using nicotine replacement therapy
    Diana J Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:1439-47. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Perceived stigma, strain, and mental health among caregivers of veterans with traumatic brain injury
    Sean M Phelan
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Disabil Health J 4:177-84. 2011
  9. pmc Population-based tobacco treatment: study design of a randomized controlled trial
    Steven S Fu
    VA HSR and D Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Health Care System, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:159. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Smoking-cessation strategies for American Indians: should smoking-cessation treatment include a prescription for a complete home smoking ban?
    Steven S Fu
    VA Health Services Research and Development Service Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Health Care System, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:S56-65. 2010

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc Physicians' perceptions of patients' social and behavioral characteristics and race disparities in treatment recommendations for men with coronary artery disease
    Michelle van Ryn
    Department of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Room 225 Dinnaken Building, 925 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:351-7. 2006
    ..We examined the factors mediating the relationship between patient race/ethnicity and provider recommendations for coronary artery bypass graft surgery...
  2. doi request reprint Objective burden, resources, and other stressors among informal cancer caregivers: a hidden quality issue?
    Michelle van Ryn
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Psychooncology 20:44-52. 2011
    ..g. family, friends), who are often untrained. Caregivers' context varies widely, with many providing care despite low levels of resources and high levels of additional demands...
  3. pmc Presence and correlates of racial disparities in adherence to colorectal cancer screening guidelines
    Diana J Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:251-8. 2011
    ..We examined the presence and correlates of Black/White racial disparities in adherence to guidelines for colorectal cancer screening (CRCS)...
  4. doi request reprint The interrelationships between and contributions of background, cognitive, and environmental factors to colorectal cancer screening adherence
    Melissa R Partin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1357-68. 2010
    ..We examined the interrelationships between and contributions of background, cognitive, and environmental factors to colorectal cancer (CRC) screening adherence...
  5. doi request reprint Are gender differences in colorectal cancer screening rates due to differences in self-reporting?
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Prev Med 49:436-41. 2009
    ..While one source of these disparities may be gender differences in barriers and facilitators to screening, another may be differences in reporting bias...
  6. doi request reprint The effect of perceived racial discrimination on bodily pain among older African American men
    Diana J Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Pain Med 10:1341-52. 2009
    ..We examined the extent to which experiences of racial discrimination are associated with bodily pain reported by African American men...
  7. doi request reprint Employment, gender, and smoking cessation outcomes in low-income smokers using nicotine replacement therapy
    Diana J Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:1439-47. 2009
    ..This study examines the presence and correlates of gender disparities in smoking cessation among lower income smokers prescribed nicotine replacement medication...
  8. doi request reprint Perceived stigma, strain, and mental health among caregivers of veterans with traumatic brain injury
    Sean M Phelan
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Disabil Health J 4:177-84. 2011
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  9. pmc Population-based tobacco treatment: study design of a randomized controlled trial
    Steven S Fu
    VA HSR and D Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Health Care System, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:159. 2012
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  10. doi request reprint Smoking-cessation strategies for American Indians: should smoking-cessation treatment include a prescription for a complete home smoking ban?
    Steven S Fu
    VA Health Services Research and Development Service Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Health Care System, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:S56-65. 2010
    ..The prevalence of cigarette smoking is particularly high among American Indian communities in the Upper Midwest...
  11. doi request reprint Stigma, perceived blame, self-blame, and depressive symptoms in men with colorectal cancer
    Sean M Phelan
    University of Minnesota, Family Medicine and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Psychooncology 22:65-73. 2013
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  12. ncbi request reprint Beliefs and experiences regarding smoking cessation among American Indians
    Diana Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:S19-28. 2007
    ..Results point to the need for community- and peer-based smoking cessation treatment in the American Indian community, including accurate information from trusted sources...
  13. doi request reprint Understanding smoking and cessation among Hmong smokers
    Diana Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:442-51. 2008
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  14. doi request reprint The association between perceived discrimination and underutilization of needed medical and mental health care in a multi-ethnic community sample
    Diana J Burgess
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:894-911. 2008
    ..Future research is needed to understand the impacts of different types of discrimination on different groups...
  15. doi request reprint Patient race and physicians' decisions to prescribe opioids for chronic low back pain
    Diana Jill Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55419, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:1852-60. 2008
    ..Results point to the need for better understanding of the way a complex interplay of non-clinical characteristics affects physician behavior in order to improve quality of pain management and other clinical decision-making...
  16. doi request reprint Race and nicotine replacement treatment outcomes among low-income smokers
    Steven S Fu
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:S442-8. 2008
    ..This prospective, observational cohort study compared long-term cessation outcomes among four racial/ethnic groups after an aided quit attempt using nicotine replacement therapy (NRT)...
  17. doi request reprint The invisible side of war: families caring for US service members with traumatic brain injuries and polytrauma
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:3-13. 2012
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  18. pmc Reducing racial bias among health care providers: lessons from social-cognitive psychology
    Diana Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:882-7. 2007
    ..These recommendations are also intended to provide a springboard for research on interventions to reduce unintentional racial bias in health care...
  19. pmc Stereotype threat and health disparities: what medical educators and future physicians need to know
    Diana J Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research a VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:S169-77. 2010
    ..In this paper, we discuss the implications of stereotype threat for medical education and trainee performance and offer practical suggestions for how future providers might reduce stereotype threat in their exam rooms and clinics...
  20. ncbi request reprint Families of patients with polytrauma: Understanding the evidence and charting a new research agenda
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:879-92. 2009
    ..Understanding many of these issues will help to better inform families of policies for benefits and resources and help researchers and clinicians plan for appropriate interventions...
  21. doi request reprint Potential unintended consequences of tobacco-control policies on mothers who smoke: a review of the literature
    Diana J Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:S151-8. 2009
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  22. pmc Variation in estimates of limited health literacy by assessment instruments and non-response bias
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:675-81. 2010
    ..This paper compares estimates of poor health literacy using two widely used assessment tools and assesses the effect of non-response on these estimates...
  23. ncbi request reprint Improving endoscopy completion: effectiveness of an interactive voice response system
    Joan M Griffin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:199-208. 2011
    ..To test whether an interactive voice response (IVR) system phone call was equally effective as a nurse-delivered phone call at educating and preparing patients for flexible sigmoidoscopy (FS) and colonoscopy examinations...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of perceived discrimination on mental health and mental health services utilization among gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons
    Diana Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J LGBT Health Res 3:1-14. 2007
    ..We examined the extent to which a recent experience of a major discriminatory event may contribute to poor mental health among LGBT persons...
  25. ncbi request reprint Mitigating effect of Department of Veterans Affairs disability benefits for post-traumatic stress disorder on low income
    Maureen Murdoch
    Minneapolis VAMC Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research and Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, One Veterans Drive 111 0, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Mil Med 170:137-40. 2005
    ..Women and African American veterans were of special interest, because they are less likely than other groups to receive PTSD disability benefits...
  26. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in VA service connection for posttraumatic stress disorder disability
    Maureen Murdoch
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Med Care 41:536-49. 2003
    ..For some veterans, service connection represents the difference between access to VA health care facilities and no access...
  27. pmc Paved with good intentions: do public health and human service providers contribute to racial/ethnic disparities in health?
    Michelle van Ryn
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, MN 55417, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:248-55. 2003
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  28. pmc Does stereotype threat affect women in academic medicine?
    Diana Jill Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Acad Med 87:506-12. 2012
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Validation of self-reported colorectal cancer screening behavior from a mixed-mode survey of veterans
    Melissa R Partin
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:768-76. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to validate self-reported colorectal cancer (CRC) screening using the National Cancer Institute Colorectal Cancer Screening questionnaire...
  30. doi request reprint Understanding primary care physicians' treatment of chronic low back pain: the role of physician and practice factors
    Sean M Phelan
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Pain Med 10:1270-9. 2009
    ..Research has examined factors associated with opioid prescribing, but there is little information on physician characteristics that predict patterns of clinical responses to pain...
  31. ncbi request reprint Understanding the provider contribution to race/ethnicity disparities in pain treatment: insights from dual process models of stereotyping
    Diana J Burgess
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Pain Med 7:119-34. 2006
    ..We also highlighted situations that may increase the likelihood that stereotype-based bias will occur and suggested directions for future research and interventions...
  32. ncbi request reprint Views on smoking cessation methods in ethnic minority communities: a qualitative investigation
    Steven S Fu
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research a VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Prev Med 44:235-40. 2007
    ..The purpose of this qualitative analysis is to increase our understanding of minority smokers' experiences and beliefs about guideline-recommended smoking cessation treatments...
  33. ncbi request reprint Ethnic disparities in the use of nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation in an equal access health care system
    Steven S Fu
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Am J Health Promot 20:108-16. 2005
    ..To examine ethnic variations in the use of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) in an equal access health care system...