Delesha M Carpenter

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Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Exploring the theoretical pathways through which asthma app features can promote adolescent self-management
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy at the Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1 University Heights, CPO 2125, Asheville, NC, 28804, USA
    Transl Behav Med 6:509-518. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Using Tailored Videos to Teach Inhaler Technique to Children With Asthma: Results From a School Nurse-Led Pilot Study
    Delesha M Carpenter
    University of North Carolina, Asheville, NC Electronic address
    J Pediatr Nurs 31:380-9. 2016
  3. pmc Exploring the influence of patient-provider communication on intraocular pressure in glaucoma patients
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Asheville, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns . 2015
  4. pmc An evaluation of physicians' engagement of children with asthma in treatment-related discussions
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Child Health Care 18:261-74. 2014
  5. pmc The relationship between partner information-seeking, information-sharing, and patient medication adherence
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, University of North Carolina, Asheville, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 98:120-4. 2015
  6. pmc Racial/Ethnic differences in quality of life for people living with arthritis who see a primary care physician
    Delesha M Carpenter
    University of North Carolina, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, CB 7573, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Open Rheumatol J 5:24-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The relationship between patient-provider communication and quality of life for children with asthma and their caregivers
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Asthma 50:791-8. 2013
  8. pmc Predictors of medication non-adherence for vasculitis patients
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, CB 7573, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 32:649-57. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Shortcomings in public and private insurance coverage of diabetes self-management education and support
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Popul Health Manag 15:144-8. 2012
  10. pmc The impact of vasculitis on patients' social participation and friendships
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 30:S15-21. 2012

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Publications43

  1. pmc Exploring the theoretical pathways through which asthma app features can promote adolescent self-management
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy at the Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1 University Heights, CPO 2125, Asheville, NC, 28804, USA
    Transl Behav Med 6:509-518. 2016
    ..Asthma apps can positively influence adolescents' self-management behaviors via increased self-observation, self-judgment, and increased self-efficacy...
  2. doi request reprint Using Tailored Videos to Teach Inhaler Technique to Children With Asthma: Results From a School Nurse-Led Pilot Study
    Delesha M Carpenter
    University of North Carolina, Asheville, NC Electronic address
    J Pediatr Nurs 31:380-9. 2016
    ..Our purpose was to test whether a tailored inhaler technique video intervention: (1) could be feasibly implemented by school nurses and (2) improve the inhaler technique of children with asthma...
  3. pmc Exploring the influence of patient-provider communication on intraocular pressure in glaucoma patients
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Asheville, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns . 2015
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  4. pmc An evaluation of physicians' engagement of children with asthma in treatment-related discussions
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Child Health Care 18:261-74. 2014
    ..Providers should ask children how much they want to be involved in treatment-related discussions and then attempt to engage children at the level they prefer. ..
  5. pmc The relationship between partner information-seeking, information-sharing, and patient medication adherence
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, University of North Carolina, Asheville, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 98:120-4. 2015
    ..We describe the medication information-seeking behaviors of arthritis patients' partners and explore whether partner medication information-seeking and information-sharing are associated with patient medication adherence...
  6. pmc Racial/Ethnic differences in quality of life for people living with arthritis who see a primary care physician
    Delesha M Carpenter
    University of North Carolina, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, CB 7573, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Open Rheumatol J 5:24-9. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint The relationship between patient-provider communication and quality of life for children with asthma and their caregivers
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Asthma 50:791-8. 2013
    ..This study examined whether patient-provider communication is associated with asthma-related quality of life (QOL) and asthma outcomes among children with asthma and their caregivers...
  8. pmc Predictors of medication non-adherence for vasculitis patients
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, CB 7573, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 32:649-57. 2013
    ..Providers should discuss medication adherence and drug-related side effects with vasculitis patients. Providers may want to particularly target younger patients and patients with clinical signs of depression...
  9. doi request reprint Shortcomings in public and private insurance coverage of diabetes self-management education and support
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Popul Health Manag 15:144-8. 2012
    ..Other than on-demand access features, coverage of DSM Support was minimal. Public and private insurance coverage of DSM Education was neither widespread nor uniform, while coverage of DSM Support was scarce...
  10. pmc The impact of vasculitis on patients' social participation and friendships
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 30:S15-21. 2012
    ..Our objective is to explore how vasculitis affects patients' friendships and social participation...
  11. pmc The effect of medication-related support on the quality of life of patients with vasculitis in relapse and remission
    Delesha M Carpenter
    University of North Carolina UNC Thurston Arthritis Research Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:709-15. 2011
    ..Our goal was to determine whether disease status (relapse vs remission) moderates the effect of medication-related support from physicians and partners on the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of patients with vasculitis...
  12. pmc Use and perceived credibility of medication information sources for patients with a rare illness: differences by gender
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Thurston Arthritis Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Health Commun 16:629-42. 2011
    ..Because male patients view their spouse/partner as a credible information source, providers may want to involve the spouse/partner in prescription decision making...
  13. doi request reprint How glaucoma patient characteristics, self-efficacy and patient-provider communication are associated with eye drop technique
    Robyn Sayner
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Pharm Pract 24:78-85. 2016
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  14. doi request reprint Communication during pediatric asthma visits and child asthma medication device technique 1 month later
    Betsy Sleath
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, 27599 7573, USA
    J Asthma 49:918-25. 2012
    ..This study investigated how provider demonstration of and assessment of child use of asthma medication devices and certain aspects of provider-patient communication during medical visits is associated with device technique 1 month later...
  15. pmc Child and caregiver involvement and shared decision-making during asthma pediatric visits
    Betsy L Sleath
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7573, USA
    J Asthma 48:1022-31. 2011
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  16. pmc Provider use of collaborative goal setting with glaucoma patients
    Betsy Sleath
    PhD PhD candidate PharmD PhD, MSPH MD University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy BS, CS, SJB, RS, DMC, Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research BS, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina KWM Durham VA Medical Center, Health Services Research and Development, Durham, North Carolina KWM Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, John A Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah MEH and Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, and Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland ALR
    Optom Vis Sci 91:549-55. 2014
    ..The purpose of this preliminary study was to describe the extent to which providers used collaborative goal setting and individualized assessment with patients who were newly prescribed glaucoma medications...
  17. pmc Communication during pediatric asthma visits and self-reported asthma medication adherence
    Betsy Sleath
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Beard Hall, CB 7360, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7360, USA
    Pediatrics 130:627-33. 2012
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  18. pmc The effect of conflicting medication information and physician support on medication adherence for chronically ill patients
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Thurston Arthritis Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 81:169-76. 2010
    ..We specifically investigate whether conflicting information and physician support directly affect medication adherence or whether the effect is mediated by adherence self-efficacy and outcome expectations for medications...
  19. ncbi request reprint Determinants of Self-Reported Barriers to Glaucoma Medicine Administration and Adherence: A Multisite Study
    Betsy L Sleath
    University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, NC, USA University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 48:856-862. 2014
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  20. pmc Communication Predicts Medication Self-Efficacy in Glaucoma Patients
    Delesha M Carpenter
    PhD, MSPH PhD, MPH PharmD MD PhD Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy DMC, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Asheville Satellite Campus, Asheville, North Carolina Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy SJB, BLS, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina School of Medicine RS, Stanford University, Stanford, California Duke University School of Medicine and Durham VA Medical Center KWM, Durham, North Carolina Wilmer Institute and Bloomberg School of Public Health ALR, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Ophthalmology ALR, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland John A Moran Eye Center MEH, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah School of Medicine ALG, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia and Department of Mathematics and Statistics GET, Husson University, Bangor, Maine
    Optom Vis Sci 93:731-7. 2016
    ..Little is known about how to enhance glaucoma patients' medication self-efficacy. Our purpose is to examine whether patient-provider communication increases glaucoma patients' medication self-efficacy...
  21. pmc Glaucoma patient-provider communication about vision quality-of-life
    Betsy Sleath
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7573, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7573, USA Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns . 2016
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  22. pmc Ophthalmologist-patient communication, self-efficacy, and glaucoma medication adherence
    Betsy Sleath
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    Ophthalmology 122:748-54. 2015
    ..To examine the associations of provider-patient communication, glaucoma medication adherence self-efficacy, and outcome expectations with glaucoma medication adherence...
  23. pmc Accuracy of Patient-reported Adherence to Glaucoma Medications on a Visual Analog Scale Compared With Electronic Monitors
    Robyn Sayner
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    Clin Ther 37:1975-85. 2015
    ..An additional goal was to identify which patient characteristics were associated with overreporting adherence on the self-reported measure...
  24. ncbi request reprint The Relationship Between Social Support, Social Constraint, and Psychological Adjustment for Patients with Rare Autoimmune Disease
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, One University Heights CPO 2125, Asheville, NC, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rev 12:232-238. 2016
    ..Future longitudinal studies may help to elucidate the complex interplay between constraint and support from spouses, family, and friends...
  25. pmc Glaucoma patient expression of medication problems and nonadherence
    Catherine Slota
    PhD PharmD BA PhD, MSPH MD Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina CS, RS, MV, DMC, SJB, BS Department of Ophthalmology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland ALR Department of Ophthalmology University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan ALR Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland ALR Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland ALR Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina KWM Durham VA Medical Center, Health Services Research and Development, Durham, North Carolina KWM Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, John A Moran Eye Center University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah MEH and Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina BS
    Optom Vis Sci 92:537-43. 2015
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine if patient demographic factors influenced self-reporting of medication side effects, difficulty with drop instillation, and nonadherence to glaucoma therapy...
  26. doi request reprint Conflicting medication information: prevalence, sources, and relationship to medication adherence
    Delesha M Carpenter
    a Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
    J Health Commun 19:67-81. 2014
    ..To potentially decrease exposure to conflicting information, providers should direct patients to high-quality medication information sources. ..
  27. pmc Are children with asthma overconfident that they are using their inhalers correctly?
    Dayna S Alexander
    a Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Asheville, NC, USA
    J Asthma 53:107-12. 2016
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  28. pmc Medication-related Self-management Behaviors among Arthritis Patients: Does Attentional Coping Style Matter?
    Lorie L Geryk
    University of North Carolina, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Open Rheumatol J 10:60-70. 2016
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  29. pmc Patient decision making in the face of conflicting medication information
    Emily Elstad
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Qual Stud Health Well-being 7:1-11. 2012
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  30. pmc Provider Discussion, Education, and Question-Asking about Control Medications during Pediatric Asthma Visits
    Betsy Sleath
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Pediatr 2011:212160. 2011
    ..Conclusion. Providers need to educate and ask more questions of families about side effects and how well control medications are working...
  31. pmc Communication about ADHD and its treatment during pediatric asthma visits
    Betsy Sleath
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy, 2214 Kerr Hall, CB 7573, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599, USA
    Community Ment Health J 50:185-92. 2014
    ..Providers should set appropriate treatment expectations, establish target symptoms, and encourage children and parents to ask questions so mutual decision-making can occur...
  32. doi request reprint Does adherence-related support from physicians and partners predict medication adherence for vasculitis patients?
    Jessica K Pepper
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Behav Med 35:115-23. 2012
    ..Although physicians spend little time with patients, they can increase patients' confidence about taking medications correctly and potentially improve health outcomes by bolstering medication adherence...
  33. doi request reprint Youth Views on Communication About ADHD and Medication Adherence
    Betsy Sleath
    UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy and Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 7573, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7573, USA
    Community Ment Health J . 2017
    ..Youth want their providers to engage them more during visits. Providers should take advantage of this interest to engage youth more in discussions regarding ADHD and its treatment during pediatric ADHD visits...
  34. pmc Parent and Clinician Preferences for an Asthma App to Promote Adolescent Self-Management: A Formative Study
    Lorie L Geryk
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, United States
    JMIR Res Protoc 5:e229. 2016
    ..Most youth asthma apps are not designed with parent and clinician use in mind, and rarely is the app development process informed by parent or clinician input...
  35. pmc Examining whether the information-motivation-behavioral skills model predicts medication adherence for patients with a rare disease
    Dayna S Alexander
    UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Asheville
    Patient Prefer Adherence 11:75-83. 2017
    ..Findings suggest that providers should work with vasculitis patients to increase their medication-related skills to improve medication adherence...
  36. pmc Adolescent, caregiver, and friend preferences for integrating social support and communication features into an asthma self-management app
    Courtney A Roberts
    a Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Asthma 53:948-54. 2016
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  37. doi request reprint Using videos to teach children inhaler technique: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Asthma 52:81-7. 2015
    ..The intervention's effect on children's inhaler self-efficacy and asthma control was also evaluated...
  38. ncbi request reprint The impact of co-morbidity on health-related quality of life in rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis patients
    Lorie L Geryk
    UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 33:366-74. 2015
    ..We investigated whether comorbidities differentially impacted health-related quality of life (HRQOL) for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and osteoarthritis (OA) patients...
  39. pmc Child and caregiver reported problems in using asthma medications and question-asking during paediatric asthma visits
    Betsy Sleath
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Pharm Pract 22:69-75. 2014
    ..The objectives of the study were to describe the extent to which lay caregivers and children who reported asthma medication problems asked medication questions during their medical visits...
  40. pmc Development of a new diabetes medication self-efficacy scale and its association with both reported problems in using diabetes medications and self-reported adherence
    Betsy Sleath
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, USA Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, USA
    Patient Prefer Adherence 10:1003-10. 2016
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  41. pmc Health-related quality of life for patients with vasculitis and their spouses
    Delesha M Carpenter
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:259-65. 2009
    ..We also determined whether the impact of AAV on HRQOL differs by sex for patients or their spouses...
  42. doi request reprint The development of an educational video to motivate teens with asthma to be more involved during medical visits and to improve medication adherence
    Betsy Sleath
    a Eshelman School of Pharmacy and Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Asthma 53:714-9. 2016
    ..Our objective was to develop a series of short educational videos for teens and parents to watch before pediatric visits to motivate teens to be more actively involved during their visits...
  43. pmc Conflicting health information: a critical research need
    Delesha M Carpenter
    Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Asheville, NC, USA
    Health Expect 19:1173-1182. 2016
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