Lorraine S Wallace

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint In my own words: misunderstanding of Pap smears and colposcopy among Appalachian women
    Kimberly B Fortner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 11:251-7. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Can screening items identify surgery patients at risk of limited health literacy?
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Surg Res 140:208-13. 2007
  3. pmc Is health insurance enough? A usual source of care may be more important to ensure a child receives preventive health counseling
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:306-15. 2012
  4. pmc The effects of health insurance and a usual source of care on a child's receipt of health care
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 26:e25-35. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Development and validation of the Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Vascular Surgery (REAL_VS)
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 23:446-52. 2009
  6. pmc Parent and child usual source of care and children's receipt of health care services
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, 97239, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:504-13. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a low-literacy opioid contract
    Lorraine S Wallace
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Pain 8:759-66. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Comparing types of health insurance for children: a public option versus a private option
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Med Care 49:818-27. 2011
  9. pmc Digging deeper: quality of patient-provider communication across Hispanic subgroups
    Lorraine S Wallace
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:240. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Insurance coverage gaps among US children with insured parents: are middle income children more likely to have longer gaps?
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:342-51. 2011

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Publications61

  1. ncbi request reprint In my own words: misunderstanding of Pap smears and colposcopy among Appalachian women
    Kimberly B Fortner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 11:251-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate knowledge of Pap smear screening and colposcopy among Appalachian women...
  2. ncbi request reprint Can screening items identify surgery patients at risk of limited health literacy?
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Surg Res 140:208-13. 2007
    ..Health literacy skills (HLS) have been shown to have a major impact on patient outcomes. To identify patients with limited or marginal HLS, the accuracy of three established screening items were examined...
  3. pmc Is health insurance enough? A usual source of care may be more important to ensure a child receives preventive health counseling
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:306-15. 2012
    ..To better meet preventive counseling needs of children, a robust primary care workforce and improved delivery of care in medical homes must accompany expansions in insurance coverage...
  4. pmc The effects of health insurance and a usual source of care on a child's receipt of health care
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 26:e25-35. 2012
    ..We investigated the separate and combined effects of having health insurance and a usual source of care (USC) on children's receipt of health care services...
  5. doi request reprint Development and validation of the Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Vascular Surgery (REAL_VS)
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 23:446-52. 2009
    ..Internal consistency, measured using Cronbachs alpha, of the REAL_VSs was 0.86. This study demonstrates that both the REAL_VS and REAL_VSs are both promising tools for use in vascular surgery research and clinical practice, respectively...
  6. pmc Parent and child usual source of care and children's receipt of health care services
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, 97239, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:504-13. 2011
    ..Policy reforms should ensure access to a USC for all family members...
  7. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a low-literacy opioid contract
    Lorraine S Wallace
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Pain 8:759-66. 2007
    ..Nineteen (n = 19) of the 26 statements were comprehended by all patients completing the pilot testing. Overall, the low-literacy OPC is comprehensive, valid, readable, and formatted according to established low-literacy guidelines...
  8. doi request reprint Comparing types of health insurance for children: a public option versus a private option
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Med Care 49:818-27. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Digging deeper: quality of patient-provider communication across Hispanic subgroups
    Lorraine S Wallace
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:240. 2009
    ..Our objective was to examine the influence of Hispanics' self-reported ethnic subgroup designation on perceptions of their health care providers' communication behaviors...
  10. doi request reprint Insurance coverage gaps among US children with insured parents: are middle income children more likely to have longer gaps?
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:342-51. 2011
    ..It also provides valuable information to other countries with employer-sponsored insurance models or those considering privatization of insurance payment systems and how this might disproportionately impact the middle class...
  11. pmc Comprehending care in a medical home: a usual source of care and patient perceptions about healthcare communication
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:441-50. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Comprehensibility and readability of patient self-administered opioid assessment screening tools
    Lorraine S Wallace
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Knoxville, USA
    J Opioid Manag 3:338-44. 2007
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate the cognitive complexity and reading demands of patient self-administered Opioid Assessment Screening Tools (OASTs) for use in adults with nonmalignant pain...
  13. doi request reprint Language preference and perceptions of healthcare providers' communication and autonomy making behaviors among Hispanics
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:453-9. 2009
    ..To examine influence of language preference-English versus Spanish-on Hispanics' perceptions of their healthcare providers' communication behaviors...
  14. pmc Usual source of care as a health insurance substitute for U.S. adults with diabetes?
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:983-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of health insurance and/or a usual source of care (USC) on receipt of diabetic-specific services and health care barriers for U.S. adults with diabetes...
  15. pmc Children's receipt of health care services and family health insurance patterns
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:406-13. 2009
    ..We examined the association between parent-child health insurance coverage patterns and children's access to health care and preventive counseling services...
  16. ncbi request reprint Are English-language pedometer instructions readable?
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Dept of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:375-80. 2010
    ..We evaluated readability and related features of English-language instructions accompanying pedometers, including reading grade level, layout/formatting characteristics, and emphasis of key points...
  17. ncbi request reprint Patient age influences perceptions about health care communication
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Fam Med 41:126-33. 2009
    ..The study's objective was to determine if a patient's age is independently associated with how he/she perceives interactions with health care providers...
  18. ncbi request reprint Setting the stage: Surgery patients' expectations for greetings during routine office visits
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, 37920, USA
    J Surg Res 157:91-5. 2009
    ..The manner in which patients are greeted by their surgeon sets the stage for the remainder of the clinical encounter. This study examined patients' expectations for greetings upon meeting a surgeon for the first time...
  19. doi request reprint Suitability and readability of consumer medical information accompanying prescription medication samples
    Lorraine S Wallace
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, 1924 Alcoa Highway, U 67, Knoxville, TN 37920, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 70:420-5. 2008
    ..To examine readability and formatting characteristics of consumer medication information (CMI) accompanying prescription medication samples...
  20. ncbi request reprint Misperceptions of medical understanding in low-literacy patients: implications for cancer prevention
    Edwin S Rogers
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville 37920, USA
    Cancer Control 13:225-9. 2006
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  21. doi request reprint Generic medications for you, but brand-name medications for me
    Amy J Keenum
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, 37920, USA
    Res Social Adm Pharm 8:574-8. 2012
    ..Because generic medications are less expensive than brand-name medications, government and private insurers have encouraged and/or mandated the use of generics...
  22. doi request reprint Evaluation of limitation-of-medical-treatment forms used in emergency medicine residency programs in the United States
    Kevin A Ache
    Department of Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic Florida, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
    J Emerg Med 41:713-7. 2011
    ..Therefore, there is a need to develop and disseminate an LMTF that is both consistent and better understood by the average American adult...
  23. ncbi request reprint Suitability of written supplemental materials available on the Internet for nonprescription medications
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine UTGSM, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 63:71-8. 2006
    ..The suitability, readability, and cultural appropriateness of written supplemental materials available on the Internet for nonprescription medications were examined...
  24. ncbi request reprint Measuring patients' perceptions of communication with healthcare providers: do differences in demographic and socioeconomic characteristics matter?
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Health Expect 12:70-80. 2009
    ..National governments across the globe have set goals to improve healthcare delivery. Understanding patient-provider communication is essential for the development of policies that measure how well a healthcare system delivers care...
  25. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of healthcare providers' communication skills: do they differ between urban and non-urban residents?
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Health Place 14:653-60. 2008
    ..Differences in perceived quality of communication could contribute to reduce use of preventive healthcare and indicates a need to improve healthcare provider-patient communication in the urban setting...
  26. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of consumer medical information and oral liquid measuring devices accompanying pediatric prescriptions
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, 1924 Alcoa Highway, U 67, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:224-7. 2010
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  27. doi request reprint Survey mode matters: adults' self-reported statistical confidence, ability to obtain health information, and perceptions of patient-health-care provider communication
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    J Health Psychol 18:1036-45. 2013
    ..While the analyses do not allow us to pinpoint the underlying causes of the differences observed, they do suggest that mode of administration should be carefully adjusted for and considered. ..
  28. doi request reprint Brief health literacy screening items predict newest vital sign scores
    Vanessa Stagliano
    Department of Family Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:558-65. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the predictive ability of established general HL and numeracy screening items in estimating Newest Vital Sign (NVS) scores...
  29. pmc The case for synergy between a usual source of care and health insurance coverage
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:1059-66. 2011
    ..In 2010, the United States (US) passed health insurance reforms aimed at expanding coverage to the uninsured. Yet, disparities persist in access to health care services, even among the insured...
  30. pmc Brief report: screening items to identify patients with limited health literacy skills
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:874-7. 2006
    ..Patients with limited literacy skills are routinely encountered in clinical practice, but they are not always identified by clinicians...
  31. doi request reprint How readable are Spanish-language Medicaid applications?
    Julie S Hansen
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN, 37920, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:293-8. 2011
    ..Spanish-language Medicaid enrollment applications should be revised to adhere to low-literacy guidelines, which may improve the accessibility of Medicaid coverage for eligible Spanish-speaking families...
  32. doi request reprint Characteristics of container labeling in a sample of commonly prescribed children's oral medications
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, 1924 Alcoa Highway, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Res Social Adm Pharm 6:272-9. 2010
    ..Time constraints often limit the amount of instruction pharmacists can provide to patients regarding accurate prescription medication use...
  33. ncbi request reprint Literacy demands and formatting characteristics of opioid contracts in chronic nonmalignant pain management
    Steven E Roskos
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Pain 8:753-8. 2007
    ..Accordingly, those developing OCs should be cognizant of the actual literacy abilities of their patient population and design and evaluate OCs accordingly...
  34. pmc The medical dialogue: disentangling differences between Hispanic and non-Hispanic whites
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1538-43. 2007
    ..Patients' race and ethnicity play an important role in quality of and access to healthcare in the United States...
  35. ncbi request reprint Clinical utility of a brief screen for health literacy and numeracy among adults with diabetes mellitus
    William F Miser
    Department of Family Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    Fam Med 45:417-23. 2013
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  36. doi request reprint Assessment of Children's Public Health Insurance Program enrollment applications: a health literacy perspective
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, U 67, 1924 Alcoa Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 25:133-7. 2011
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Are state Medicaid application enrollment forms readable?
    Jocelyn M Wilson
    Univ of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Dept of Family Medicine, 1924 Alcoa Hwy, U 67, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:423-31. 2009
    ..State health departments should revise their Medicaid enrollment applications to adhere to established low-literacy guidelines to improve understanding and comprehension by potential enrollees...
  38. doi request reprint Making sense of home pregnancy test instructions
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:363-8. 2009
    ..To examine readability and related formatting characteristics of English language instructions accompanying home pregnancy tests (HPTs)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Relationship between health literacy and health-related quality of life among Tennesseans
    Lorraine S Wallace
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Knoxville 37920, USA
    Tenn Med 101:35-9. 2008
    ..05) and activity limitation days (P = 0.05) compared with patients with adequate health literacy skills. Based on this study, patients' health literacy skills are associated with several components of HRQOL...
  40. doi request reprint Do medication samples jeopardize patient safety?
    Andrea S Franks
    Departments of Clinical Pharmacy and Family Medicine, College of Pharmacy and Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 43:51-6. 2009
    ..Although one-third of Americans have health literacy deficiencies, previous studies have found that CMI is often too complex for many patients to understand. This may prevent patients from using these medications appropriately...
  41. doi request reprint Human papillomavirus vaccination coverage on YouTube
    Kevin A Ache
    Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:389-92. 2008
    ..This study analyzed how human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination was portrayed in videoclips and viewer-posted comments available on YouTube...
  42. ncbi request reprint Clinical utility of the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease knowledge questionnaire
    Shaunta M Ray
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Fam Med 45:197-200. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the clinical utility of the valid and reliable COPD Questionnaire (COPD-Q) in a sample of underserved patients carrying a diagnosis of COPD...
  43. doi request reprint Use of a low-literacy informed consent form to improve women's understanding of tubal sterilization: a randomized controlled trial
    Nikki B Zite
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:1160-6. 2011
    ..To estimate whether the Medicaid-Title XIX Sterilization Consent Form (SCF) format--"standard" compared with "low-literacy"--is associated with women's understanding of tubal sterilization...
  44. doi request reprint Use of theory in low-literacy intervention research from 1980 to 2009
    Lorraine S Wallace
    The Ohio State University, Department of Family Medicine, Columbus, OH, USA
    Am J Health Behav 36:145-52. 2012
    ..To examine whether theories and/or models are used in interventions geared towards improving health-related outcomes for individuals with limited literacy skills...
  45. ncbi request reprint Readability of Notices of Privacy Practices in Tennessee
    Stephen E Roskos
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, USA
    Tenn Med 99:40-1. 2006
  46. ncbi request reprint Are instructions for over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapy products readable?
    Amy B Stevens
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:S79-84. 2007
    ..To examine readability characteristics of step-by-step directions presented in "How to Use" sections of over-the-counter (OTC) nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) products...
  47. ncbi request reprint Readability of consumer medication information for intranasal corticosteroid inhalers
    Steven E Roskos
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 65:65-8. 2008
    ..The readability of consumer medication information (CMI) inserts accompanying intranasal corticosteroid (INCS) inhalers currently prescribed in the United States was studied...
  48. doi request reprint Blood glucose monitor quick reference guides: are they suitable for patients?
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, 1924 Alcoa Highway, U 67 Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 10:11-5. 2008
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Over-the-counter ovulation prediction devices: do accompanying instructions adhere to low-literacy guidelines?
    Virginia J Homewood
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    J Reprod Med 54:473-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate readability and layout features of English-language instructions accompanying brandname urinary- and salivary-based over-the-counter (OTC) ovulation prediction devices (OPDs)...
  50. doi request reprint Do instructions for over-the-counter pre-coital female contraceptives promote "perfect use"?
    Nikki B Zite
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Contraception 79:211-5. 2009
    ..This study was conducted to estimate the readability and related features of English-language over-the-counter (OTC) pre-coital female contraceptive (PFC) instructions...
  51. pmc Uninsured children and adolescents with insured parents
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 Sam Jackson Park Rd, Mailcode FM, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    JAMA 300:1904-13. 2008
    ..Millions of US children and adolescents lack health insurance coverage. Efforts to expand their insurance often focus on extending public coverage to uninsured parents. Less is known about the uninsured whose parents already have coverage...
  52. doi request reprint Are patient-administered attention deficit hyperactivity disorder scales suitable for adults?
    Edwin S Rogers
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    J Atten Disord 13:168-74. 2009
    ..This primary purpose of this study was to examine cognitive complexity and readability of patient-administered ADHD scales. The secondary purpose was to estimate variation in readability of individual ADHD scale items...
  53. ncbi request reprint Readability characteristics of consumer medication information for asthma inhalation devices
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
    J Asthma 43:375-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the readability and related characteristics of Consumer Medication Information (CMI) for all prescription asthma inhalation devices currently available in the United States...
  54. doi request reprint Terminology matters: patient understanding of "opioids" and "narcotics"
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, The Ohio State University, 2231 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    Pain Pract 13:104-8. 2013
    ..The terms "opioid" and "narcotic" are often used interchangeably by healthcare providers. The purpose of this study was to compare understanding "narcotics" vs. "opioids."..
  55. ncbi request reprint Tennessee emergency medicine workforce, 2009
    Amy J Keenum
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Tenn Med 106:41-3. 2013
    ..Survey datawere compared to recent national EM workforce data. Subgroup analysis of rural EDs using Rural-Urban Commuting Area Code (RUCA) criteria was conducted...
  56. ncbi request reprint Consent to Sterilization section of the Medicaid-Title XIX form: is it understandable?
    Nikki B Zite
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Contraception 75:256-60. 2007
    ....
  57. doi request reprint Variation in prescription contraceptive pricing across Florida ZIP code income groups
    Nikki B Zite
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920 Electronic address
    Contraception 89:54-6. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore average monthly cost of commonly prescribed oral and transvaginal contraceptives, across ZIP code income groups, in Florida...
  58. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a Medicaid Postpartum Tubal Sterilization Knowledge Questionnaire
    Nikki B Zite
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Contraception 76:287-91. 2007
    ..We sought to describe the development and validation of the Postpartum Tubal Sterilization Knowledge Questionnaire (PTSK-Q), a survey designed to assess Medicaid recipients' understanding of the postpartum tubal sterilization process...
  59. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of web-based osteoporosis educational materials
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:936-45. 2005
    ..Unfortunately, numerous studies have demonstrated a mismatch between the reading difficulty of typical patient education materials and the reading ability of many American adults...
  60. doi request reprint Using a home blood pressure monitor: do accompanying instructional materials meet low literacy guidelines?
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Blood Press Monit 13:219-23. 2008
    ..Key points related to proper HBPM use should not only be included within these instructions, but highlighted to emphasize their importance...
  61. ncbi request reprint Hear all about it: nightly television news coverage of cervical cancer vaccination in the United States
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee, Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 13:154-8. 2009
    ..To examine the content of human papillomavirus (HPV)-related vaccination information presented during nightly national television news broadcasts in the United States...