Barbara Yawn

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Knowledge and attitudes of family physicians coming to COPD continuing medical education
    Barbara P Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, Research Department, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 3:311-7. 2008
  2. pmc Immediate and longer term impact of the varicella shortage on children 18 and 24 months of age in a community population
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 7:51. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Practice-based research network studies and institutional review boards: two new issues
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:453-60. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Co-morbidities in people with COPD: a result of multiple diseases, or multiple manifestations of smoking and reactive inflammation?
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    Prim Care Respir J 17:199-205. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Ovarian cancer: the neglected diagnosis
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, 210 Ninth St SE, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 79:1277-82. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of von Willebrand disease: guidelines for primary care
    Barbara Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, 210 Ninth St SE, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Am Fam Physician 80:1261-8. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Asthma severity: the patient's perspective
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    J Asthma 41:623-30. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Identification of women's coronary heart disease and risk factors prior to first myocardial infarction
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:1087-100. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Factors accounting for asthma variability: achieving optimal symptom control for individual patients
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    Prim Care Respir J 17:138-47. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Interrater reliability: completing the methods description in medical records review studies
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:974-7. 2005

Detail Information

Publications90

  1. pmc Knowledge and attitudes of family physicians coming to COPD continuing medical education
    Barbara P Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, Research Department, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 3:311-7. 2008
    ..This survey explores the attitudes, beliefs, and knowledge related to COPD recognition, diagnosis, and treatment from family physicians and nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) working in primary care...
  2. pmc Immediate and longer term impact of the varicella shortage on children 18 and 24 months of age in a community population
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 7:51. 2006
    ..And to compare the temporal trends in varicella vaccinations to trends of an older, more widely accepted vaccine, the MMR...
  3. doi request reprint Practice-based research network studies and institutional review boards: two new issues
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:453-60. 2009
    ..Practice-based research network (PBRN) study investigators must interface with multiple Institutional Review Boards (IRBs), many of which are unfamiliar with PBRN research...
  4. doi request reprint Co-morbidities in people with COPD: a result of multiple diseases, or multiple manifestations of smoking and reactive inflammation?
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    Prim Care Respir J 17:199-205. 2008
    ..This review outlines some of the reasons why it is time to consider a 'whole body' approach to COPD, rather than clinicians continuing to address the lungs first and then each additional organ one at a time...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ovarian cancer: the neglected diagnosis
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, 210 Ninth St SE, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 79:1277-82. 2004
    ..To investigate presenting signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer and stage of tumor in a community cohort of women with the diagnosis of ovarian cancer...
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of von Willebrand disease: guidelines for primary care
    Barbara Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, 210 Ninth St SE, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Am Fam Physician 80:1261-8. 2009
    ..Regular prophylaxis is seldom required, and treatment is initiated before planned invasive procedures or in response to bleeding...
  7. ncbi request reprint Asthma severity: the patient's perspective
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    J Asthma 41:623-30. 2004
    ..A large nationally diverse sample of asthma patients' self-assessment of severity is available but has not been analyzed to look at asthma severity from the patients' perspective...
  8. ncbi request reprint Identification of women's coronary heart disease and risk factors prior to first myocardial infarction
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:1087-100. 2004
    ..To understand when women's coronary heart disease (CHD) and CHD risk factors are recognized prior to first myocardial infarction (MI)...
  9. doi request reprint Factors accounting for asthma variability: achieving optimal symptom control for individual patients
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    Prim Care Respir J 17:138-47. 2008
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  10. ncbi request reprint Interrater reliability: completing the methods description in medical records review studies
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:974-7. 2005
    ..IRR information should be required for all large medical records studies...
  11. pmc Using the ecology model to describe the impact of asthma on patterns of health care
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 5:7. 2005
    ..The ecology of medical care model may provide a useful framework to describe the use of health services in people with asthma compared to those without asthma and identify subgroups with apparent gaps in care...
  12. ncbi request reprint Spirometry can be done in family physicians' offices and alters clinical decisions in management of asthma and COPD
    Barbara P Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, Department of Research, 210 Ninth St SE, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Chest 132:1162-8. 2007
    ..While many patients with asthma and COPD are cared for by primary care practices, limited data are available on the use and results associated with spirometry in primary care...
  13. ncbi request reprint A population-based study of the incidence and complication rates of herpes zoster before zoster vaccine introduction
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, 210 Ninth St SE, Rochester, MN, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:1341-9. 2007
    ..To establish accurate, up-to-date, baseline epidemiological data for herpes zoster (HZ) before the introduction of the recently licensed HZ vaccine...
  14. ncbi request reprint Treating asthma and comorbid allergic rhinitis in pregnancy
    Barbara Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:289-98. 2007
    ..Family physicians should help their patients control allergic rhinitis and asthma during pregnancy, encouraging adherence to needed medications...
  15. ncbi request reprint Asthma screening, case identification and treatment in school-based programs
    Barbara P Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center and Department of Family and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 12:23-7. 2006
    ..In 2005, school-based asthma work focused on two areas: identification of unrecognized asthma and management of under-treated asthma...
  16. ncbi request reprint Asthma treatment in a population-based cohort: putting step-up and step-down treatment changes in context
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, 210 Ninth St SE, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:414-21. 2007
    ..To assess the frequency and types of visits related to modifications in the intensity of asthma medications...
  17. ncbi request reprint COPD--the primary care perspective: addressing epidemiology, pathology, diagnosis, treatment of smoking's multiple morbidities and the patient's perspective
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    COPD 4:67-83. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint Assessment of asthma severity and asthma control in children
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Pediatrics 118:322-9. 2006
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  19. pmc Health care utilization and cost burden of herpes zoster in a community population
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 84:787-94. 2009
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  20. doi request reprint Optimizing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease management in primary care
    Barbara P Yawn
    Research Department, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    South Med J 104:121-7. 2011
    ..This review outlines steps to aid physicians in devising and implementing an optimal management plan for COPD patients...
  21. pmc The prevalence of neuropathic pain: clinical evaluation compared with screening tools in a community population
    Barbara P Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, Department of Research, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Pain Med 10:586-93. 2009
    ..Neuropathic pain is reported to be common based on studies from specialty centers and survey studies. However, few prevalence estimates have been completed in a community population using clinical evaluation...
  22. doi request reprint Concordance of Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) and Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) to assess increased risk of depression among postpartum women
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:483-91. 2009
    ..To compare the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) and Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) as screening tools for postpartum depression...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparison of parent and student responses to asthma surveys: students grades 3-12 and their parents from a suburban private school setting
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, 210 Ninth St SE, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    J Sch Health 76:241-5. 2006
    ..The disparity in student and parent symptom reporting did not vary by age of the student. Students appear to provide the most sensitive measure of asthma-related problems...
  24. pmc Development of the Lung Function Questionnaire (LFQ) to identify airflow obstruction
    Barbara P Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, Department of Research, Rochester, MN, USA
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 5:1-10. 2010
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  25. pmc The gender specific frequency of risk factor and CHD diagnoses prior to incident MI: a community study
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 8:18. 2007
    ..Earlier recognition of CHD may be associated with higher levels of recognition and treatment of CHD risk factors that may delay incident AMI. To assess timing of CHD and CHD risk factor diagnoses prior to incident AMI...
  26. ncbi request reprint Time use during acute and chronic illness visits to a family physician
    Barbara Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, 210 Ninth Street SE, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Fam Pract 20:474-7. 2003
    ..To identify differences in time use during acute and chronic care visits...
  27. ncbi request reprint The anatomy of asthma care visits in community family practice
    Barbara Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    J Asthma 39:719-28. 2002
    ..A better understanding of how time is spent during visits for asthma may facilitate the design of programs to enhance asthma disease management...
  28. ncbi request reprint Coronary disease surveillance in Olmsted County objectives and methodology
    Veronique L Roger
    Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:593-601. 2002
    ..The combination of standardized methodology and of the longitudinal data via the record linkage system of the Rochester Epidemiology Project will allow reliable measures of CHD trends and help define preventive strategies...
  29. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of school-based spirometry screening for asthma
    Jill M Abramson
    Dept of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, 210 Ninth St, SE, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    J Sch Health 73:150-3. 2003
    ..Without further study, spirometry cannot be recommended for school-based asthma screening...
  30. doi request reprint Prevalence of COPD among symptomatic patients in a primary care setting
    Barbara Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 25:2671-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of COPD in a primary care setting in patients with a smoking history and self-reported chronic bronchitis symptoms...
  31. ncbi request reprint Trends in the incidence and survival of patients with hospitalized myocardial infarction, Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1979 to 1994
    Veronique L Roger
    From the Mayo Clinic, Mayo Foundation, and Olmsted Medical Group, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Intern Med 136:341-8. 2002
    ..Evidence indicates that deaths from coronary disease are decreasing less in elderly persons and women. Understanding the determinants of these trends is important for prevention...
  32. ncbi request reprint Postpartum depression screening: importance, methods, barriers, and recommendations for practice
    Dwenda K Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:280-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this review is to discuss the potential benefit of mass screening for improving postpartum depression recognition and outcomes...
  33. ncbi request reprint Are we ready for universal school-based asthma screening?: An outcomes evaluation
    Barbara P Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, 210 Ninth St SE, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1256-62. 2002
    ..Asthma is the most common chronic condition of childhood and a common reason for school absenteeism and use of school health services. Unrecognized but symptomatic childhood asthma may be adding to this school burden...
  34. ncbi request reprint Outcome results of a school-based screening program for undertreated asthma
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 90:508-15. 2003
    ..Guideline dissemination and clinician education have met with variable success. School-based identification of children with potentially undertreated asthma may provide an alternative strategy for improving asthma management in children...
  35. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and 10-year follow-up of a community-based hepatitis C cohort
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Clinical Research, Olmsted Medical Center, 210 Ninth St, SE, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:135-40. 2002
    ..To determine the health care follow-up and treatment associated with physician-diagnosed hepatitis C (HCV) in a community-based population...
  36. ncbi request reprint Development and maintenance of a community-based hepatitis C registry
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Clinical Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:253-61. 2002
    ..To develop a model for community-population- or health system-based registries of all patients with diagnosed hepatitis C, to facilitate clinical care and epidemiologic studies...
  37. ncbi request reprint Temporal and gender-related trends in brain metastases from lung and breast cancer
    Barbara P Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, USA
    Minn Med 86:32-7. 2003
    ..This difference was constant over the time period. This twofold difference in brain metastases detected in women versus men with lung cancer deserves further evaluation and confirmation...
  38. pmc Test-retest reproducibility of heart rate recovery after treadmill exercise
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Ann Fam Med 1:236-41. 2003
    ..Although HRR has been tested in large populations, the short-term test-retest stability (reproducibility) of abnormal HRR for an individual has not been assessed...
  39. pmc Management of patients with hepatitis C in a community population: diagnosis, discussions, and decisions to treat
    Liliana Gazzuola Rocca
    Department of Clinical Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minn 55904, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:116-24. 2004
    ..The rate of hepatitis C treatment is low, however. This study explores the frequency of hepatitis C treatment, documented discussions of treatment consideration, and the reasons treatment may not be offered in a community population...
  40. ncbi request reprint Comparison of once-daily intranasal corticosteroids for the treatment of allergic rhinitis: are they all the same?
    Barbara Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    MedGenMed 8:23. 2006
    ..Also selected for review were data from published abstracts from recent scientific meetings...
  41. doi request reprint Relationship between parenting stress and concerns identified by developmental screening and their effects on parental medical care-seeking behavior
    Robert G Voigt
    Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 48:362-8. 2009
    ..Primary pediatric health care providers who routinely perform developmental screening need to consider this relationship when interpreting developmental screening results and offer supportive and referral services to families as needed...
  42. ncbi request reprint Incidence and characterization of diagnosed endometriosis in a geographically defined population
    Cynthia L Leibson
    Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Fertil Steril 82:314-21. 2004
    ..We examined whether widespread use of laparoscopy was accompanied by increased diagnosis of asymptomatic endometriosis, inflated rates of diagnosis, or changes in the clinical spectrum of disease...
  43. pmc Trends in incidence, severity, and outcome of hospitalized myocardial infarction
    Veronique L Roger
    MPH, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circulation 121:863-9. 2010
    ..In 2000, the definition of myocardial infarction (MI) changed to rely on troponin rather than creatine kinase (CK) and its MB fraction (CK-MB). The implications of this change on trends in MI incidence and outcome are not defined...
  44. pmc Increased risk of serious pneumococcal disease in patients with atopic conditions other than asthma
    Ji A Jung
    Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:217-21. 2010
    ..We reported an increased risk of serious pneumococcal disease (SPD) among patients with asthma. It is not known whether this is true for patients with other atopic conditions...
  45. ncbi request reprint Why parents seek medical evaluations for their children with mild acute illnesses
    Robert G Voigt
    Departments of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:244-51. 2008
    ..4; 95% confidence interval, 0.1-1.0; P = .044). The data highlight the problems working parents have in accessing health care during usual working hours and the potential value of convenient health care programs...
  46. ncbi request reprint Participatory research in rural primary care
    Barbara P Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, USA
    Minn Med 87:52-4. 2004
    ..This article gives one example of participatory research used to help translate asthma guidelines into primary care in rural Minnesota practices...
  47. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of the prevalence of asthma in a community population of school-age children
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    J Pediatr 140:576-81. 2002
    ..To describe the age and sex rates and temporal trends in new asthma diagnoses and associations with race and socio-economic status...
  48. ncbi request reprint Measuring asthma quality in primary care: can we develop better measures?
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Primary Care Research, Olmsted Medical Center, 210 Ninth St SE Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Respir Med 100:26-33. 2006
    ..This work lays the foundation for a quality improvement initiative that provides practice-specific feedback related directly to clinical activities completed for individual patients with asthma...
  49. ncbi request reprint Trends in heart failure incidence and survival in a community-based population
    Veronique L Roger
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minn 55095, USA
    JAMA 292:344-50. 2004
    ..The epidemic of heart failure has yet to be fully investigated, and data on incidence, survival, and sex-specific temporal trends in community-based populations are limited...
  50. pmc Development and initial testing of a new socioeconomic status measure based on housing data
    Young J Juhn
    Division of Community Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Urban Health 88:933-44. 2011
    ..HOUSES may be a useful surrogate measure of individual SES in epidemiologic research, especially when SES measures for individuals are not available...
  51. ncbi request reprint The potential biases in studying the relationship between asthma and microbial infection
    Young J Juhn
    Mayo Clinic Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Asthma 44:827-32. 2007
    ..To assess bias in parent reports of asthma status of children and detection bias of medical records-based asthma ascertainment and to examine effects of such bias on the association between asthma status and infections...
  52. ncbi request reprint Changing epidemiology of hepatitis B in a U.S. community
    W Ray Kim
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Mayo 16E, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Hepatology 39:811-6. 2004
    ..69) and age greater than 40 years (OR = 2.32 per decade). In conclusion, in this Midwestern community, chronic HBV infection was predominantly seen in immigrants from endemic parts of the world...
  53. ncbi request reprint Provider satisfaction in clinical encounters with ethnic immigrant patients
    Celia C Kamath
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 78:1353-60. 2003
    ..To determine whether physicians' satisfaction in clinical encounters with ethnic immigrant patients differs from satisfaction in clinical encounters with white patients in the local community...
  54. ncbi request reprint A community-based study of stroke incidence after myocardial infarction
    Brandi J Witt
    Mayo Clinic and Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Intern Med 143:785-92. 2005
    ..The rate of stroke after myocardial infarction (MI) remains unclear...
  55. ncbi request reprint Incidence of heart failure after myocardial infarction: is it changing over time?
    Jens P Hellermann
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:1101-7. 2003
    ..This suggests that improved survival after MI is unlikely to be a major contributor to the heart failure epidemic...
  56. ncbi request reprint Impact of case ascertainment on recent trends in diabetes incidence in Rochester, Minnesota
    James P Burke
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:859-65. 2002
    ..181) from 1987 to 1994, while the incidence of diabetes increased (p = 0.033). Thus, the authors conclude that the increase in diabetes incidence accelerated over the last quinquennium and was not due to increased surveillance...
  57. pmc Shared decision making for patients with type 2 diabetes: a randomized trial in primary care
    Megan E Branda
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:301. 2013
    ..Patient-centered diabetes care requires shared decision making (SDM). Decision aids promote SDM, but their efficacy in nonacademic and rural primary care clinics is unclear...
  58. pmc Incidence, secular trends, and outcomes of prosthetic joint infection: a population-based study, olmsted county, Minnesota, 1969-2007
    Geoffrey Tsaras
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:1207-12. 2012
    ..The epidemiology of prosthetic joint infection (PJI) in a population-based cohort has not been studied in the United States...
  59. ncbi request reprint Determinants of patient satisfaction in chronic illness
    Michelle Bidaut-Russell
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 47:494-500. 2002
    ..To determine whether primary care provided by generalists versus subspecialists resulted in different levels of patient satisfaction among persons with chronic illness...
  60. pmc The role of fluticasone propionate/salmeterol combination therapy in preventing exacerbations of COPD
    Barbara P Yawn
    Olmsted Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 5:165-78. 2010
    ....
  61. pmc Increased risk of serious pneumococcal disease in patients with asthma
    Young J Juhn
    Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:719-23. 2008
    ..Individuals with asthma have been reported to be at increased risk of invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD). These findings need to be confirmed in a different population-based study setting...
  62. doi request reprint Practice benefit from participating in a practice-based research network study of postpartum depression: a national research network (NRN) report
    Barbara P Yawn
    Department of Research, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:455-64. 2010
    ..At the midpoint of a large clinical trial taking place in a practice-based research network (PBRN), we asked leaders of the enrolled practices about the impact of participating in a PBRN study...
  63. ncbi request reprint Incidence, clinical spectrum, and outcomes of primary sclerosing cholangitis in a United States community
    Kiran Bambha
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Medical School, Clinic and Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Gastroenterology 125:1364-9. 2003
    ..The epidemiology of primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) in the United States is unknown. We report the incidence, clinical spectrum, and outcomes of PSC in Olmsted County, Minnesota...
  64. ncbi request reprint Impaired functional status and echocardiographic abnormalities signifying global dysfunction enhance the prognostic significance of previously unrecognized myocardial infarction detected by electrocardiography
    Khawaja Afzal Ammar
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 12:27-37. 2007
    ..The relationship between electrocardiographic unrecognized myocardial infarction (UMI), abnormal functional status, echocardiographic abnormalities, and mortality has not been evaluated...
  65. doi request reprint The diabetes mellitus medication choice decision aid: a randomized trial
    Rebecca J Mullan
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Center for Translational Science Activities, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1560-8. 2009
    ..Patient involvement in the choice of antihyperglycemic agents could improve adherence and optimize glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  66. ncbi request reprint Validation of the S-LANSS in the community setting
    Toby N Weingarten
    Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesia, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Pain 132:189-94. 2007
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Identification of optimal electrocardiographic criteria for the diagnosis of unrecognized myocardial infarction: a population-based study
    Khawaja Afzal Ammar
    Department of Internal Medicine, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 10:197-205. 2005
    ..We sought to evaluate the effect of ECG-MI criteria and study methodology on the prevalence of unrecognized myocardial infarction (UMI) and to identify the optimal ECG-MI criteria for UMI detection in epidemiologic studies...
  68. ncbi request reprint Defining unrecognized myocardial infarction: a call for standardized electrocardiographic diagnostic criteria
    Khawaja Afzal Ammar
    Department of Internal Medicine, Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Am Heart J 148:277-84. 2004
    ..We sought to summarize the rationale behind the various UMI-ECG definitions and to suggest an approach to develop uniform criteria...
  69. doi request reprint Translating comparative effectiveness into practice: the case of diabetes medications
    Nilay D Shah
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Med Care 48:S153-8. 2010
    ..However, little is known about translating the findings from CER into routine practice such that it provides value to the patients, clinicians, and the healthcare system...
  70. ncbi request reprint International Primary Care Respiratory Group (IPCRG) Guidelines: diagnosis of respiratory diseases in primary care
    Mark L Levy
    Division of Community Health Sciences GP section, University of Edinburgh, 20 West Richmond Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DX, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 15:20-34. 2006
    ..It uses a symptom-based approach, and includes original questionnaires and diagnostic guides to help the primary care clinician proceed systematically through the diagnostic process...
  71. ncbi request reprint The 2002 United States varicella vaccine shortage and physician recommendations for vaccination
    Richard Kent Zimmerman
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Prev Med 41:575-82. 2005
    ..The US experienced a shortage of varicella vaccine in 2002, leading to the concerns about its impact...
  72. ncbi request reprint An official ATS workshop report: issues in screening for asthma in children
    Lynn B Gerald
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 4:133-41. 2007
  73. ncbi request reprint Asthma among rural Minnesota adolescents
    Wendy M Brunner
    Chronic Disease and Environmental Epidemiology Section, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, Minnesota 55440 9441, USA
    J Asthma 42:787-92. 2005
    ..Despite the apparent protective effect of farm residence, asthma remains a significant public health issue among rural Minnesota adolescents...
  74. ncbi request reprint Silent pain sufferers
    Emmeline Watkins
    Department of Epidemiology, AstraZeneca, Wilmington, Deleware, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:167-71. 2006
    ..To evaluate the proportion and characteristics of patients with chronic pain who do not seek treatment and assess whether these patients have unmet pain care needs...
  75. pmc Impact of vaccine economic programs on physician referral of children to public vaccine clinics: a pre-post comparison
    Richard K Zimmerman
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    BMC Public Health 6:7. 2006
    ..The objectives of this study are to evaluate the effect of VFC on physician reported referral of children to public health clinics and on doses administered in the public sector...
  76. ncbi request reprint Resource utilization in asthma: combined fluticasone propionate/salmeterol compared with inhaled corticosteroids
    Howard S Friedman
    Analytic Solutions, LLC, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 23:427-34. 2007
    ..The consequences of this variance from guideline recommendations are not well described...
  77. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C identification and management by family physicians
    Elizabeth C Clark
    Department of Family Medicine, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, 01293 F PFP, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Fam Med 37:644-9. 2005
    ..Many people with hepatitis C receive all or most of their care from primary care physicians, yet little information exists about the practice patterns, knowledge, and beliefs and attitudes of family physicians related to hepatitis C...
  78. pmc Variation in the ecology of medical care
    George E Fryer
    The Robert Graham Center, American Academy of Family Physicians, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Ann Fam Med 1:81-9. 2003
    ..We wanted to quantify how the location in which medical care is delivered in the United States varies with the sociodemographic characteristics and health care arrangements of the individual person...
  79. ncbi request reprint Characterization of asthma status by parent report and medical record review
    Kwang Ha Yoo
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:1468-9. 2007
  80. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of school-based asthma and allergy screening questionnaires in a 4-city study
    Susan Redline
    School Nurse News 21:12-4. 2004
  81. doi request reprint A population in pain: report from the Olmsted County health study
    Emmeline A Watkins
    AstraZeneca, Department of Epidemiology, Wilmington, Delaware, USA
    Pain Med 9:166-74. 2008
    ..Pain is poorly understood on a population level. This study provides updated estimates of the prevalence, location, severity, and impact of pain in a U.S. community and discusses current definitions of "chronic" pain...
  82. ncbi request reprint The risk of hydrosalpinx formation and adnexectomy following tubal ligation and subsequent hysterectomy: a historical cohort study
    Abraham N Morse
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1273-6. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to further investigate a previous finding that tubal sterilization followed by hysterectomy was associated with hydrosalpinx formation...
  83. pmc Enhancing COPD management in primary care settings
    Jill A Foster
    Outcomes, Inc, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    MedGenMed 9:24. 2007
    ..Although clinical practice guidelines have been developed for COPD, their influence on primary care practice is unclear...
  84. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of school-based asthma and allergy screening questionnaires in a 4-city study
    Susan Redline
    Department of Pediatrics Case Western Reserve University and Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 93:36-48. 2004
    ..Asthma and allergies are commonly undiagnosed in children. Schools provide settings for potentially accessing almost all children for asthma and allergy screening...