B Josea Kramer

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Engaging community-based organizations in fall prevention education
    B Josea Kramer
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, North Hills, California 91343, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 32:182-96. 2011
  2. pmc Do correlates of dual use by American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans operate uniformly across the Veterans Health Administration and the Indian Health Service?
    B Josea Kramer
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, 16111 Plummer Street 11E, Sepulveda, CA 91343, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:662-8. 2011
  3. pmc Identification of American Indian and Alaska Native veterans in administrative data of the Veterans Health Administration and the Indian Health Service
    B Josea Kramer
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, and the David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 91343, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1577-8. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Health care for American Indian and Alaska native women
    B Josea Kramer
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, Sepulveda, California 91343, USA
    Womens Health Issues 19:135-43. 2009
  5. pmc Dual use of veterans health administration and Indian Health Service: healthcare provider and patient perspectives
    B Josea Kramer
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 16111 Plummer Street, Sepulveda, CA 91343, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:758-64. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Veterans Health Administration and Indian Health Service: healthcare utilization by Indian Health Service enrollees
    B Josea Kramer
    Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Sepulveda, California 91343, USA
    Med Care 47:670-6. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Development of a fall prevention survey to determine educational needs for primary care providers
    B Josea Kramer
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 16111 Plummer Street 11E, North Hills, CA 91343, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 31:310-27. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Estimated Prevalence of Insomnia among Women Veterans: Results of a Postal Survey
    Jennifer L Martin
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Los Angeles, California David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, California Electronic address
    Womens Health Issues . 2017
  9. pmc Development of the Usability of Sleep Apnea Equipment-Positive Airway Pressure (USE-PAP) questionnaire
    Constance H Fung
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA Electronic address
    Sleep Med 16:645-51. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Validating an evidence-based, self-rated fall risk questionnaire (FRQ) for older adults
    Laurence Z Rubenstein
    Donald W Reynolds Department of Geriatric Medicine University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, 921 NE 13th Street, VAMC 11 G, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
    J Safety Res 42:493-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Engaging community-based organizations in fall prevention education
    B Josea Kramer
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, North Hills, California 91343, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 32:182-96. 2011
    ..The diversity and independence of community-based organizations, together with current staffing and funding limitations, suggest that fidelity to multifactorial evidence-based interventions will be difficult to achieve...
  2. pmc Do correlates of dual use by American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans operate uniformly across the Veterans Health Administration and the Indian Health Service?
    B Josea Kramer
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, 16111 Plummer Street 11E, Sepulveda, CA 91343, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:662-8. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Identification of American Indian and Alaska Native veterans in administrative data of the Veterans Health Administration and the Indian Health Service
    B Josea Kramer
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, and the David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 91343, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1577-8. 2006
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Health care for American Indian and Alaska native women
    B Josea Kramer
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, Sepulveda, California 91343, USA
    Womens Health Issues 19:135-43. 2009
    ..Little was known about these women's patterns of health care utilization when VHA and IHS executed a resource-sharing agreement in 2003 to improve access and health outcomes...
  5. pmc Dual use of veterans health administration and Indian Health Service: healthcare provider and patient perspectives
    B Josea Kramer
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 16111 Plummer Street, Sepulveda, CA 91343, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:758-64. 2009
    ..These organizations executed a Memorandum of Understanding in 2003 to share resources, but little was known about how they collaborated to deliver healthcare...
  6. doi request reprint Veterans Health Administration and Indian Health Service: healthcare utilization by Indian Health Service enrollees
    B Josea Kramer
    Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Sepulveda, California 91343, USA
    Med Care 47:670-6. 2009
    ..The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) and Indian Health Service (IHS) have executed an agreement to share resources to improve access and health outcomes for American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) veterans...
  7. doi request reprint Development of a fall prevention survey to determine educational needs for primary care providers
    B Josea Kramer
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 16111 Plummer Street 11E, North Hills, CA 91343, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 31:310-27. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Estimated Prevalence of Insomnia among Women Veterans: Results of a Postal Survey
    Jennifer L Martin
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Los Angeles, California David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, California Electronic address
    Womens Health Issues . 2017
    ..Insomnia is a significant public health concern known to particularly impact women and the veteran population; however, rates of insomnia disorder among women veterans are not known...
  9. pmc Development of the Usability of Sleep Apnea Equipment-Positive Airway Pressure (USE-PAP) questionnaire
    Constance H Fung
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA Electronic address
    Sleep Med 16:645-51. 2015
    ..Questionnaires to assess PAP usability are unavailable; therefore, we developed the Usability of Sleep Apnea Equipment-Positive Airway Pressure (USE-PAP) questionnaire...
  10. doi request reprint Validating an evidence-based, self-rated fall risk questionnaire (FRQ) for older adults
    Laurence Z Rubenstein
    Donald W Reynolds Department of Geriatric Medicine University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, 921 NE 13th Street, VAMC 11 G, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
    J Safety Res 42:493-9. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to provide an initial clinical and statistical validation for a public health strategy of fall risk self-assessment by older adults using a Fall Risk Questionnaire (FRQ)...
  11. pmc Development of a fall-risk self-assessment for community-dwelling seniors
    Rebecca L Vivrette
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, North Hills, CA, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 19:16-29. 2011
    ..To determine seniors' beliefs about falls and design a fall-risk self-assessment and educational materials to promote early identification of evidence-based fall risks and encourage prevention behaviors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Arthritis beliefs and self-care in an urban American Indian population
    B Josea Kramer
    Department of Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, Sepulveda, California, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 47:588-94. 2002
    ..To describe beliefs and self-care strategies of American Indians with chronic arthritis joint pain...
  13. doi request reprint Health care workforce development in rural america: when geriatrics expertise is 100 miles away
    Nina Tumosa
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC, St Louis VA Medical Center, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 33:133-51. 2012
    ..The program is effective in improving core competencies in geriatrics and in improving clinical care for older Veterans who receive health care in rural clinics...
  14. doi request reprint Veterans Affairs Geriatric Scholars Program: Enhancing Existing Primary Care Clinician Skills in Caring for Older Veterans
    B Josea Kramer
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California
    J Am Geriatr Soc 64:2343-2348. 2016
    ..The program is a successful model for advancing postgraduate education in geriatrics and a model that might be replicated to increase access to quality health care, particularly in rural areas...
  15. doi request reprint Community fall prevention programs: comparing three InSTEP models by levels of intensity
    B Josea Kramer
    Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA
    J Aging Phys Act 22:372-9. 2014
    ..The medium-intensity InSTEP model significantly (p = .003) reduced self-reported falls in comparison with the other models. InSTEP is a feasible model for addressing fall risk reduction in community-dwelling older adults...
  16. pmc Human factors/usability barriers to home medical devices among individuals with disabling conditions: in-depth interviews with positive airway pressure device users
    Constance H Fung
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, 16111 Plummer Street 11E, North Hills, CA 91343, USA Department of Veterans Affairs VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 16111 Plummer Street 11E, North Hills, CA 91343, USA Electronic address
    Disabil Health J 8:86-92. 2015
    ..Few studies have focused on the accessibility of home medical devices such as positive airway pressure (PAP), which is a type of home medical equipment prescribed for long-term therapy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Descriptions of joint pain by American Indians: comparison of inflammatory and noninflammatory arthritis
    B Josea Kramer
    Department of Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, Sepulveda, California 91343, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 47:149-54. 2002
    ..To improve assessment of arthritis joint pain in American Indians by describing how symptoms are communicated...
  18. pmc An attempt to characterize factors that affect participation in minimal-risk research of older adults: what can we learn from published research findings?
    Rebecca Vivrette
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1584-6. 2008