Michelle T Weckmann

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Medical manuscripts impact of hospice enrollment on cost and length of stay of a terminal admission
    Michelle T Weckmann
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 30:576-8. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for delirium in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Michelle T Weckmann
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 24:204-14. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of the family physician in the referral and management of hospice patients
    Michelle T Weckmann
    Department of Psychiatry and Family Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Am Fam Physician 77:807-12. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Strategies for finding and negotiating a first position in hospice and palliative medicine
    Michelle T Weckmann
    Department of Family Medicine Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:1141-7. 2010
  5. pmc Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy in adult cancer patients with delirium
    Jeffrey R Yager
    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 191:128-32. 2011
  6. pmc The neuropsychological course of acute delirium in adult hematopoietic stem cell transplantation patients
    Leigh J Beglinger
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, 52242 1000, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 26:98-109. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Hospice eligibility in patients who died in a tertiary care center
    Katherine Freund
    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:218-23. 2012

Collaborators

  • Kevin Duff
  • Aristides A Capizzano
  • Leigh J Beglinger
  • Katherine Freund
  • James A Mills
  • Jeffrey R Yager
  • Stacie M Vik
  • Roger Gingrich
  • Mary Kay Brooks
  • Kristi Swanson
  • David J Casarett
  • Ann Broderick
  • Jane S Paulsen
  • Natalie L Denburg
  • Vincent A Magnotta

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Medical manuscripts impact of hospice enrollment on cost and length of stay of a terminal admission
    Michelle T Weckmann
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 30:576-8. 2013
    ..To determine whether hospice enrollment at the time of a terminal admission alters the length of stay (LOS) or costs compared with patients not enrolled in hospice...
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for delirium in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Michelle T Weckmann
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 24:204-14. 2012
    ..Early recognition and treatment have been shown to improve long-term outcomes. We sought to investigate the relationship between potential risk factors and the development of delirium following HSCT...
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of the family physician in the referral and management of hospice patients
    Michelle T Weckmann
    Department of Psychiatry and Family Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Am Fam Physician 77:807-12. 2008
    ..Hospice, in turn, is a valuable physician resource when it comes to medication dosages, symptom management, and communication with patients and their families...
  4. ncbi request reprint Strategies for finding and negotiating a first position in hospice and palliative medicine
    Michelle T Weckmann
    Department of Family Medicine Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:1141-7. 2010
    ..The article focuses on securing an academic position; however, much of the advice is generalizable to a private-sector position. A short case example will be used to illustrate key points...
  5. pmc Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy in adult cancer patients with delirium
    Jeffrey R Yager
    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 191:128-32. 2011
    ..Further research is needed to separate the choline peaks, as well as more detailed collection of medication regimens to determine whether a higher choline concentration is a function of the delirium process or cancer treatment effects...
  6. pmc The neuropsychological course of acute delirium in adult hematopoietic stem cell transplantation patients
    Leigh J Beglinger
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, 52242 1000, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 26:98-109. 2011
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  7. doi request reprint Hospice eligibility in patients who died in a tertiary care center
    Katherine Freund
    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:218-23. 2012
    ..Little is known about how many hospitalized patients are hospice eligible at the time of hospitalization...