Brie A Williams

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Aging in correctional custody: setting a policy agenda for older prisoner health care
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1475-81. 2012
  2. pmc Addressing the aging crisis in U.S. criminal justice health care
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1150-6. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Being old and doing time: functional impairment and adverse experiences of geriatric female prisoners
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:702-7. 2006
  4. pmc Balancing punishment and compassion for seriously ill prisoners
    Brie A Williams
    University of California, San Francisco, Division of Geriatrics, and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:122-6. 2011
  5. pmc Coming home: health status and homelessness risk of older pre-release prisoners
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:1038-44. 2010
  6. pmc Medication prescribing practices for older prisoners in the Texas prison system
    Brie A Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:756-61. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Caregiving behind bars: correctional officer reports of disability in geriatric prisoners
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1286-92. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional impairment, race, and family expectations of death
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1682-7. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Screening mammography in older women. Effect of wealth and prognosis
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:514-20. 2008
  10. pmc The epidemiology of pain during the last 2 years of life
    Alexander K Smith
    University of California, San Francisco, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 94121, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:563-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Aging in correctional custody: setting a policy agenda for older prisoner health care
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1475-81. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Addressing the aging crisis in U.S. criminal justice health care
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1150-6. 2012
    ..It then describes how geriatric models of care could be adapted to address the mounting older prisoner healthcare crisis and identifies areas where additional research is needed to explore prison-specific models of care for older adults...
  3. ncbi request reprint Being old and doing time: functional impairment and adverse experiences of geriatric female prisoners
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:702-7. 2006
    ..Therefore, the evaluation of functional impairment in geriatric female prisoners needs to consider the unique demands of the prison environment...
  4. pmc Balancing punishment and compassion for seriously ill prisoners
    Brie A Williams
    University of California, San Francisco, Division of Geriatrics, and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:122-6. 2011
    ..We propose changes to address these flaws...
  5. pmc Coming home: health status and homelessness risk of older pre-release prisoners
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:1038-44. 2010
    ..Moreover, most post-release services are geared towards veterans; it is unknown whether the needs of non-veterans differ from those of veterans...
  6. pmc Medication prescribing practices for older prisoners in the Texas prison system
    Brie A Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:756-61. 2010
    ..We sought to assess appropriateness of medication prescribing for older Texas prisoners...
  7. ncbi request reprint Caregiving behind bars: correctional officer reports of disability in geriatric prisoners
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1286-92. 2009
    ..Officers identified more disability than the CDCR, and prisoners they identified as high risk had nursing home-level functional impairments. Significant improvement in disability assessment is needed for officers and the CDCR...
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional impairment, race, and family expectations of death
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1682-7. 2006
    ..To assess the effect of functional impairment on family expectations of death and to examine how this association varies by race...
  9. doi request reprint Screening mammography in older women. Effect of wealth and prognosis
    Brie A Williams
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:514-20. 2008
    ..This study examines the relationship between wealth and screening mammography use in older women according to life expectancy...
  10. pmc The epidemiology of pain during the last 2 years of life
    Alexander K Smith
    University of California, San Francisco, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 94121, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:563-9. 2010
    ..The epidemiology of pain during the last years of life has not been well described...
  11. pmc Unraveling the relationship between literacy, language proficiency, and patient-physician communication
    Rebecca L Sudore
    San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 75:398-402. 2009
    ..To examine whether the effect of health literacy (HL) on patient-physician communication varies with patient-physician language concordance and communication type...
  12. pmc An advance directive redesigned to meet the literacy level of most adults: a randomized trial
    Rebecca L Sudore
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California San Francisco and the San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, CA 94121, USA, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 69:165-95. 2007
    ..To determine whether an advance directive redesigned to meet most adults' literacy needs (fifth grade reading level with graphics) was more useful for advance care planning than a standard form (>12th grade level)...
  13. pmc Functional limitations, socioeconomic status, and all-cause mortality in moderate alcohol drinkers
    Sei J Lee
    San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Division of Geriatrics, Bldg 1, Room 306, Box 181G, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:955-62. 2009
    ..To determine whether the survival benefit associated with moderate alcohol use remains after accounting for nontraditional risk factors such as socioeconomic status (SES) and functional limitations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Engagement in multiple steps of the advance care planning process: a descriptive study of diverse older adults
    Rebecca L Sudore
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California at San Franciso, and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1006-13. 2008
    ..To assess engagement in multiple steps of the advance care planning (ACP) process 6 months after exposure to an advance directive. In this study, ACP is conceptualized similarly to the behavior change model...
  15. pmc A clinical framework for improving the advance care planning process: start with patients' self-identified barriers
    Adam D Schickedanz
    University of California at San Francisco, 94121, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:31-9. 2009
    ..To explore barriers to multiple advance care planning (ACP) steps and identify common barrier themes that impede older adults from engaging in the process as a whole...
  16. pmc "My older clients fall through every crack in the system": geriatrics knowledge of legal professionals
    Tacara Soones
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:734-9. 2014
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  17. pmc Subjective social status and functional decline in older adults
    Bonnie Chen
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:693-9. 2012
    ..It is unknown whether subjective assessment of social status predicts health outcomes in older adults...
  18. pmc Paying the price: the pressing need for quality, cost, and outcomes data to improve correctional health care for older prisoners
    Cyrus Ahalt
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:2013-9. 2013
    ....
  19. pmc "Below average" self-assessed school performance and Alzheimer's disease in the Aging, Demographics, and Memory Study
    Kala M Mehta
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 5:380-7. 2009
    ..We examined whether self-assessed school performance is associated with AD beyond the effects of educational level alone...
  20. pmc Confined to ignorance: the absence of prisoner information from nationally representative health data sets
    Cyrus Ahalt
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:160-6. 2012
    ....
  21. pmc How safe is your neighborhood? Perceived neighborhood safety and functional decline in older adults
    Vivien K Sun
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:541-7. 2012
    ..Little is known about the relationship between perception of neighborhood safety and functional decline in older adults...
  22. pmc Older jail inmates and community acute care use
    Anna H Chodos
    Anna H Chodos, Cyrus Ahalt, Irena Stijacic Cenzer, and Brie A Williams are with the Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco Janet Myers is with the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco Joe Goldenson is with Jail Health Services, San Francisco Department of Public Health Brie A Williams is also with San Francisco VA Medical Center
    Am J Public Health 104:1728-33. 2014
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  23. pmc Lost in translation: the unintended consequences of advance directive law on clinical care
    Lesley S Castillo
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:121-8. 2011
    ..Advance directive law may compromise the clinical effectiveness of advance directives...
  24. pmc Use of a modified informed consent process among vulnerable patients: a descriptive study
    Rebecca L Sudore
    Division of Geriatrics, San Francisco Veterans Administration Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:867-73. 2006
    ..Little is known about patient characteristics associated with comprehension of consent information, and whether modifications to the consent process can promote understanding...