T R Fried

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Caring for the older person with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    JAMA 308:1254-63. 2012
  2. pmc Development of a tool to improve the quality of decision making in atrial fibrillation
    Liana Fraenkel
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:59. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Understanding the treatment preferences of seriously ill patients
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, West Haven Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:1061-6. 2002
  4. pmc Stages of change for the component behaviors of advance care planning
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2329-36. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Unmet desire for caregiver-patient communication and increased caregiver burden
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:59-65. 2005
  6. pmc Health outcome prioritization to elicit preferences of older persons with multiple health conditions
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 83:278-82. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Changes in prognostic awareness among seriously ill older persons and their caregivers
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, West Haven Veterans Affairs Connecticut Health Care System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, Department of Medicine, Yale University, School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Palliat Med 9:61-9. 2006
  8. pmc Changes in preferences for life-sustaining treatment among older persons with advanced illness
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Research Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:495-501. 2007
  9. pmc Prospective study of health status preferences and changes in preferences over time in older adults
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Research Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven 06516, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:890-5. 2006
  10. pmc Views of older persons with multiple morbidities on competing outcomes and clinical decision-making
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1839-44. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Expanding Treatment Options for Older Persons
    Terri Fried; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Treatment goals at the end of life
    Terri Fried; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Treatment goals at the end of life
    Terri Fried; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. Treatment goals at the end of life
    Terri Fried; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications49

  1. ncbi request reprint Caring for the older person with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    JAMA 308:1254-63. 2012
    ..A case of COPD in an 81-year-old man hospitalized with severe dyspnea and respiratory failure highlights both the challenges in managing COPD in the elderly and the limitations in applying guidelines to geriatric patients...
  2. pmc Development of a tool to improve the quality of decision making in atrial fibrillation
    Liana Fraenkel
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:59. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Understanding the treatment preferences of seriously ill patients
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, West Haven Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:1061-6. 2002
    ..The questions patients are asked about their preferences with regard to life-sustaining treatment usually focus on specific interventions, but the outcomes of treatment and their likelihood affect patients' preferences...
  4. pmc Stages of change for the component behaviors of advance care planning
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2329-36. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Unmet desire for caregiver-patient communication and increased caregiver burden
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:59-65. 2005
    ..To examine the adequacy of caregiver-patient communication in serious illness and its relationship to caregiver burden...
  6. pmc Health outcome prioritization to elicit preferences of older persons with multiple health conditions
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 83:278-82. 2011
    ..To develop and test a simple tool to elicit the preferences of older persons based on prioritization of universal health outcomes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Changes in prognostic awareness among seriously ill older persons and their caregivers
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, West Haven Veterans Affairs Connecticut Health Care System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, Department of Medicine, Yale University, School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Palliat Med 9:61-9. 2006
    ..To examine changes in patients' and caregivers' understanding of prognosis with progression of the patient's illness...
  8. pmc Changes in preferences for life-sustaining treatment among older persons with advanced illness
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Research Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:495-501. 2007
    ..There are conflicting assumptions regarding how patients' preferences for life-sustaining treatment change over the course of serious illness...
  9. pmc Prospective study of health status preferences and changes in preferences over time in older adults
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Research Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven 06516, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:890-5. 2006
    ..Instructional forms of advance care planning depend on the ability of patients to predict their future treatment preferences. However, preferences may change with changes in patients' health states...
  10. pmc Views of older persons with multiple morbidities on competing outcomes and clinical decision-making
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1839-44. 2008
    ....
  11. pmc Using the experiences of bereaved caregivers to inform patient- and caregiver-centered advance care planning
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1602-7. 2008
    ..Traditional approaches to advance care planning (ACP) have many limitations; new approaches are being developed with the goal of improving end-of-life care...
  12. pmc Effects of benefits and harms on older persons' willingness to take medication for primary cardiovascular prevention
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:923-8. 2011
    ..We examined older persons' willingness to take medication for primary cardiovascular disease prevention according to benefits and harms...
  13. doi request reprint Agreement between older persons and their surrogate decision-makers regarding participation in advance care planning
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Medicine and Program on Aging, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1105-9. 2011
    ..To examine agreement between older persons and their surrogates regarding participation in advance care planning (ACP)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prognosis communication in serious illness: perceptions of older patients, caregivers, and clinicians
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, VA Connecticut Healthcare System and Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1398-403. 2003
    ..To examine agreement between patients, caregivers, and clinicians regarding prognosis communication and to examine patients' and caregivers' desire for prognostic information...
  15. ncbi request reprint Older persons' preferences for site of terminal care
    T R Fried
    Geriatrics and Extended Care 240, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven 06516, USA
    Ann Intern Med 131:109-12. 1999
    ..Little is known about patients' preferences for site of terminal care...
  16. ncbi request reprint Older person's preferences for home vs hospital care in the treatment of acute illness
    T R Fried
    Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven 06516, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:1501-6. 2000
    ..Although the home is expanding as a potential site for acute illness treatment, little is known about patients' preferences for home vs the hospital...
  17. pmc Understanding advance care planning as a process of health behavior change
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1547-55. 2009
    ..To explore whether models of health behavior change can help to inform interventions for advance care planning (ACP)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Functional disability and health care expenditures for older persons
    T R Fried
    Geriatrics and Extended Care 240, West Haven Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:2602-7. 2001
    ..This study sought to determine the relationship between functional status and government-reimbursed health care services in older persons...
  19. pmc Primary care clinicians' experiences with treatment decision making for older persons with multiple conditions
    Terri R Fried
    Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:75-80. 2011
    ..Understanding how primary care clinicians approach treatment decision making for these patients is critical to the design of interventions to improve the decision-making process...
  20. ncbi request reprint Assessment of patient preferences: integrating treatments and outcomes
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, West Haven Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:S348-54. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a patient-centered measure of treatment preference applicable across a range of diseases and treatment decisions...
  21. ncbi request reprint What matters to seriously ill older persons making end-of-life treatment decisions?: A qualitative study
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Palliat Med 6:237-44. 2003
    ..However, little work has been done to elicit from patients themselves the aspects of treatment decision-making most important to them when making end-of-life treatment decisions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Valuing the outcomes of treatment: do patients and their caregivers agree?
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, West Haven Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, 06516, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2073-8. 2003
    ..Although studies have examined how well surrogates agree with patients' preferences for specific treatment interventions, agreement regarding the valuation of health states as treatment outcomes is unknown...
  23. pmc Inconsistency over time in the preferences of older persons with advanced illness for life-sustaining treatment
    Terri R Fried
    Clinical Epidemiology Research Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1007-14. 2007
    ..To determine whether preferences for future attempts at life-sustaining treatment change over time in a consistent and predictable manner...
  24. ncbi request reprint Nurses' use of palliative care practices in the acute care setting
    E H Bradley
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT, 06520-8034 USA
    J Prof Nurs 17:14-22. 2001
    ..However, many report having limited training and substantial gaps in knowledge about hospice among this group of nurses, suggesting greater attention to palliative care and hospice may be warranted in nursing educational programs...
  25. pmc Older persons' preferences for site of treatment in acute illness
    T R Fried
    Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 13:522-7. 1998
    ..When expected outcomes at the two sites are similar, the challenge to the health care system will be incorporating patient preference about the process of care into decisions about the appropriate site of care...
  26. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with caregiver burden among caregivers of terminally ill patients with cancer
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Palliat Care 20:38-43. 2004
    ..To identify factors associated with caregiver burden among those caring for terminally ill patients with cancer...
  27. ncbi request reprint Documentation of discussions about prognosis with terminally ill patients
    E H Bradley
    Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520-8034, USA
    Am J Med 111:218-23. 2001
    ..In some cases, such documented discussions may be important catalysts for subsequent discussions of patient and family preferences regarding treatment and future care...
  28. pmc The association between treatment preferences and trajectories of care at the end-of-life
    JoAnne Alissi Cosgriff
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1566-71. 2007
    ..Honoring patients' treatment preferences is a key component of high-quality end-of-life care...
  29. pmc Physician factors associated with outpatient palliative care referral
    S C Ahluwalia
    Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Palliat Med 23:608-15. 2009
    ..Tools that help physicians identify seriously ill patients who could benefit from palliative care may also serve to increase appropriate referrals...
  30. ncbi request reprint The burden of symptoms among community-dwelling older persons with advanced chronic disease
    Lisa M Walke
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06504, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:2321-4. 2004
    ..The objectives of our study were to determine (1) the prevalence of a range of symptoms among older persons with advanced chronic disease and (2) whether the prevalence of symptoms is similar across diagnoses...
  31. ncbi request reprint Informed consent for thrombolytic therapy for patients with acute ischemic stroke treated in routine clinical practice
    Julie R Rosenbaum
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, Conn, USA
    Stroke 35:e353-5. 2004
    ..Our objectives were to determine how frequently informed consent is obtained when tPA is given to stroke patients in clinical practice and whether the person providing consent (patient or surrogate) was the appropriate decision-maker...
  32. pmc Trajectories of quality of life in older persons with advanced illness
    Rachel Solomon
    Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:837-43. 2010
    ..To examine subjective ratings of quality of life (QoL) in older adults with advanced illness...
  33. pmc Individualized medical decision making: necessary, achievable, but not yet attainable
    Liana Fraenkel
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:566-9. 2010
    ..Improving care for patients with comorbidities will require substantive increases in the efforts and resources allocated to the collection and dissemination of outcome data for patients with varying comorbidities...
  34. pmc Inverse intensity weighting in generalized linear models as an option for analyzing longitudinal data with triggered observations
    Peter H Van Ness
    Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine, 300 George Street, Suite 775, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:105-12. 2010
    ..An additional benefit of the analytical approach presented is that it allows for assessment of the utility of triggered sampling in longitudinal studies...
  35. ncbi request reprint Symptom assessment in community-dwelling older adults with advanced chronic disease
    Lisa M Walke
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York Street, TMP B15, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 31:31-7. 2006
    ..The benefit obtained from incorporating both the intensity and bothersome nature of a longer list of symptoms may outweigh the potential increase in respondent burden...
  36. pmc Refusal of medical and surgical interventions by older persons with advanced chronic disease
    Marc D Rothman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York Street, TMP 15, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:982-7. 2007
    ..Little is known about the frequency or outcomes of treatment refusal among these patients...
  37. pmc Range and severity of symptoms over time among older adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and heart failure
    Lisa M Walke
    Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:2503-8. 2007
    ..Symptoms are a central component of health status; however, little is known about the full range and trajectory of symptoms experienced by persons with chronic diseases other than cancer...
  38. pmc Development of a tool for eliciting patient priority from among competing cardiovascular disease, medication-symptoms, and fall injury outcomes
    Mary E Tinetti
    Department of Medicine, Section of Geriatrics, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8025, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:730-6. 2008
    ..To develop a choice task for eliciting priorities in the face of competing cardiovascular disease (CVD) outcomes, medication-related symptoms, and fall injuries...
  39. pmc Religion, risk, and medical decision making at the end of life
    Peter H Van Ness
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Program on Aging, and Yale School of Public Health, 300 George Street, Suite 775, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Aging Health 20:545-59. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to present empirical evidence about whether religious patients are more or less willing to undergo the risks associated with potentially life-sustaining treatment...
  40. pmc Health outcome priorities among competing cardiovascular, fall injury, and medication-related symptom outcomes
    Mary E Tinetti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Epidemiology, New Haven, Connecticut 06504, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1409-16. 2008
    ..To determine the priority that older adults with coexisting hypertension and fall risk give to optimizing cardiovascular outcomes versus fall- and medication symptom-related outcomes...
  41. pmc The association of symptoms with health outcomes in chronically ill adults
    Lisa M Walke
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06504, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:58-66. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that interventions targeting these symptoms could improve several health-related outcomes...
  42. pmc Views of older adults on patient participation in medication-related decision making
    Vernee N Belcher
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8025, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:298-303. 2006
    ..While patient input would seem important in the face of this uncertainty and variability, little is known about older patients' views of involvement in medication decision making...
  43. ncbi request reprint Doctor-patient communication about prognosis: the influence of race and financial status
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:998-1004. 2005
    ..Although many studies have documented problems in communication between physicians and patients, few have focused on discussions regarding prognosis among community dwelling patients with terminal illness...
  44. doi request reprint Uncertainty about advance care planning treatment preferences among diverse older adults
    Rebecca L Sudore
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Health Commun 15:159-71. 2010
    ..Culturally sensitive, literacy-appropriate tools are needed to address decisional uncertainty and to help patients prepare for decision making about their future health care...
  45. ncbi request reprint The effect of inpatient hospice units on hospice use post-admission
    Sara E Erickson
    Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 21:73-83. 2002
    ..7, 95% CI 3.1, 10.6). This effect persisted after adjusting for patient age, gender, marital status, documented discussions of prognosis, prior hospice use, and type of cancer...
  46. pmc Perspectives of older persons on bathing and bathing disability: a qualitative study
    Sangeeta C Ahluwalia
    Section of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:450-6. 2010
    ..To understand the bathing experiences, attitudes, and preferences of older persons in order to inform the development of effective patient-centered interventions...
  47. pmc Understanding their options: determinants of hospice discussion for older persons with advanced illness
    John M Thomas
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:923-8. 2009
    ..Clinicians' discussions about hospice with patients and families are important as a means of communicating end-of-life options...
  48. ncbi request reprint Are patient preferences for life-sustaining treatment really a barrier to hospice enrollment for older adults with serious illness?
    David Casarett
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:472-8. 2006
    ..To determine whether patient preferences are a barrier to hospice enrollment...
  49. ncbi request reprint Triggered sampling could help improve longitudinal studies of persons with elevated mortality risk
    Joel A Dubin
    Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:288-93. 2007
    ..We denote this study design feature as "triggered sampling" (TS)...

Research Grants11

  1. Expanding Treatment Options for Older Persons
    Terri Fried; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, the research and mentorship programs will utilize and continue to build the interdisciplinary relationships Dr. Fried has established with medical subspecialties, psychiatry, and the Schools of Nursing and Public Health. ..
  2. Treatment goals at the end of life
    Terri Fried; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  3. Treatment goals at the end of life
    Terri Fried; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Fried s continued success, Yale offers the resources necessary to ensure Dr. Fried s continued development as an independent investigator. ..
  4. Treatment goals at the end of life
    Terri Fried; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study utilizes a unique cohort of community-dwelling older persons identified as having a terminal illness by objective criteria. ..