Holly M Holmes

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Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Optimal screening for geriatric assessment in older allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation candidates
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA Electronic address
    J Geriatr Oncol 5:422-30. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Chronic conditions and health status in older cancer survivors
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA Electronic address
    Eur J Intern Med 25:374-8. 2014
  3. pmc Rationalizing prescribing for older patients with multimorbidity: considering time to benefit
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Drugs Aging 30:655-66. 2013
  4. pmc Association of potentially inappropriate medication use with patient and prescriber characteristics in Medicare Part D
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:728-34. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Organizing the geriatrician/oncologist partnership: one size fits all? Practical solutions
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Interdiscip Top Gerontol 38:132-8. 2013
  6. pmc Ethnic disparities in adherence to antihypertensive medications of medicare part D beneficiaries
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1298-303. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Oncology legislative update
    H Holmes
    University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 14:62-5. 2000
  8. pmc Predictors of anticoagulation in hospice patients with lung cancer
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Ambulatory Treatment, and Emergency Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 116:4817-24. 2010
  9. pmc Soliciting an herbal medicine and supplement use history at hospice admission
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:685-94. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Quality of life and ethical concerns in the elderly thoracic surgery patient
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Ambulatory Treatment and Emergency Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 1465, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 19:401-7. 2009

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Publications20

  1. pmc Optimal screening for geriatric assessment in older allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation candidates
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA Electronic address
    J Geriatr Oncol 5:422-30. 2014
    ..We therefore sought to determine the predictive ability of two screening tools, the Vulnerable Elders Survey (VES-13) and the G8, for abnormal GA or frailty...
  2. doi request reprint Chronic conditions and health status in older cancer survivors
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA Electronic address
    Eur J Intern Med 25:374-8. 2014
    ..Planning for their care requires an understanding of the impact of cancer and chronic conditions on quality of life. We sought to determine chronic conditions and health status in older cancer survivors compared to controls...
  3. pmc Rationalizing prescribing for older patients with multimorbidity: considering time to benefit
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Drugs Aging 30:655-66. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Association of potentially inappropriate medication use with patient and prescriber characteristics in Medicare Part D
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:728-34. 2013
    ..This study aimed to determine the contribution of primary prescribers to variation in PIM use...
  5. doi request reprint Organizing the geriatrician/oncologist partnership: one size fits all? Practical solutions
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Interdiscip Top Gerontol 38:132-8. 2013
    ..Ultimately, creative strategies will be needed to maximize the limited availability of the geriatrician and oncologist...
  6. pmc Ethnic disparities in adherence to antihypertensive medications of medicare part D beneficiaries
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1298-303. 2012
    ..To determine the level of adherence to medications and characteristics of Part D beneficiaries associated with higher levels of antihypertensive medication adherence...
  7. ncbi request reprint Oncology legislative update
    H Holmes
    University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 14:62-5. 2000
    ..Other topics discussed included funding for stem-cell research, genetic therapy oversight, and coverage for uninsured patients...
  8. pmc Predictors of anticoagulation in hospice patients with lung cancer
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Ambulatory Treatment, and Emergency Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 116:4817-24. 2010
    ..A retrospective study of medication data was conducted to determine patterns of anticoagulant use and predictors of type of anticoagulant prescribed for hospice patients with lung cancer...
  9. pmc Soliciting an herbal medicine and supplement use history at hospice admission
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:685-94. 2010
    ..As part of this process, fully assessing herbal medicine and supplement use in hospice patients is crucial, as patients in hospice may be likely to use these medications and may be more vulnerable to their potential adverse effects...
  10. doi request reprint Quality of life and ethical concerns in the elderly thoracic surgery patient
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Ambulatory Treatment and Emergency Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 1465, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 19:401-7. 2009
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Integrating palliative medicine into the care of persons with advanced dementia: identifying appropriate medication use
    Holly M Holmes
    Department of Medicine, Section of Geriatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 77030, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1306-11. 2008
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Role of neoadjuvant therapy in the multimodality treatment of older patients with pancreatic cancer
    Amanda B Cooper
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    J Am Coll Surg 219:111-20. 2014
    ..We sought to describe the treatment patterns and outcomes of a series of elderly patients with pancreatic cancer who were treated with a multimodality strategy that liberally used neoadjuvant therapy...
  13. pmc Self-reported physical activity among middle-aged cancer survivors in the United States: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey, 2009
    Pratibha Nayak
    Department of General Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1400 Herman Pressler St, Houston, TX 77030 E mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:E156. 2014
    ..We sought to identify correlates of adherence to PA and to determine whether PA adherence is associated with health-related quality of life (HRQOL) among cancer survivors...
  14. doi request reprint Accuracy of reporting current medications by cancer patients presenting to an emergency center
    Jessica P Hwang
    Department of General Internal Medicine, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Support Care Cancer 18:1347-54. 2010
    ..To avoid adverse events during care transitions, patients need to correctly communicate their medications. The emergency center (EC) presents opportunities to assess patients' knowledge of medications and reconcile medication profiles...
  15. doi request reprint Delirium frequency among advanced cancer patients presenting to an emergency department: A prospective, randomized, observational study
    Ahmed F Elsayem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Cancer 122:2918-24. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine delirium frequency and recognition by ED physicians among patients with advanced cancer presenting to the ED of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center...
  16. pmc Understanding cognition in older patients with cancer
    Meghan Karuturi
    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA Electronic address
    J Geriatr Oncol 7:258-69. 2016
    ..We will also discuss identified deficits in our knowledge base, and propose ways in which innovative research may address these gaps. ..
  17. pmc Polypharmacy and potentially inappropriate medication use in geriatric oncology
    Manvi Sharma
    Department of Pharmaceutical Health Outcomes and Policy, College of Pharmacy, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA Electronic address
    J Geriatr Oncol 7:346-53. 2016
    ..Ultimately, methods to identify polypharmacy will need to be clearly defined and validated, and interventions to improve medication use will need to be based on clearly defined and standardized methods. ..
  18. doi request reprint Morbidity and mortality after pancreaticoduodenectomy in patients with borderline resectable type C clinical classification
    Ching Wei D Tzeng
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 1484, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1400 Pressler Street, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:146-55; discussion 155-6. 2014
    ..This study was designed to analyze the incidence and risk factors for post-pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) morbidity/mortality in a multi-institutional cohort of BR-C patients...
  19. doi request reprint Parathyroidectomy improves functional capacity in "asymptomatic" older patients with primary hyperparathyroidism: a randomized control trial
    G Stephen Morris
    Department of Rehabilitation Services, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Surg 251:832-7. 2010
    ....
  20. pmc Prioritizing and stopping prescription medicines
    G Caleb Alexander
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill, USA
    CMAJ 174:1083-4. 2006