Lisa M Walke
Affiliation: Yale University
- The burden of symptoms among community-dwelling older persons with advanced chronic diseaseLisa 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...
- Symptom assessment in community-dwelling older adults with advanced chronic diseaseLisa 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...
- The association of symptoms with health outcomes in chronically ill adultsLisa 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...
- Range and severity of symptoms over time among older adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and heart failureLisa 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...