Christine E Kistler

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Health of Older Adults in Assisted Living and Implications for Preventive Care
    Christine E Kistler
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Gerontologist . 2016
  2. pmc Challenges of antibiotic prescribing for assisted living residents: perspectives of providers, staff, residents, and family members
    Christine E Kistler
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:565-70. 2013
  3. pmc Long-term outcomes following positive fecal occult blood test results in older adults: benefits and burdens
    Christine E Kistler
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7595, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1344-51. 2011
  4. pmc Lack of follow-up after fecal occult blood testing in older adults: inappropriate screening or failure to follow up?
    Charlotte M Carlson
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:249-56. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Urine Culture Testing in Community Nursing Homes: Gateway to Antibiotic Overprescribing
    Philip D Sloane
    1Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol . 2017
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation and Management of the Nursing Home Resident With Respiratory Symptoms and an Equivocal Chest X-Ray Report
    Mallory McClester Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 17:1164.e1-1164.e5. 2016
  7. pmc Older adults' attitudes about continuing cancer screening later in life: a pilot study interviewing residents of two continuing care communities
    Carmen L Lewis
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Geriatr 6:10. 2006
  8. doi request reprint The harms of screening: a proposed taxonomy and application to lung cancer screening
    Russell P Harris
    Research Center for Excellence in Clinical Preventive Services, Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    JAMA Intern Med 174:281-5. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Pneumococcal Carriage and Vaccine Coverage in Retirement Community Residents
    Sylvia Becker-Dreps
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    J Am Geriatr Soc 63:2094-8. 2015

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Health of Older Adults in Assisted Living and Implications for Preventive Care
    Christine E Kistler
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Gerontologist . 2016
    ..We determined the health status of RC/AL residents and distinguished characteristics between those who may and may not benefit from preventive services requiring a life expectancy ≥5 years...
  2. pmc Challenges of antibiotic prescribing for assisted living residents: perspectives of providers, staff, residents, and family members
    Christine E Kistler
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:565-70. 2013
    ..To better understand the antibiotic prescribing process in assisted living (AL) communities given the growing rate of antibiotic resistance...
  3. pmc Long-term outcomes following positive fecal occult blood test results in older adults: benefits and burdens
    Christine E Kistler
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7595, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1344-51. 2011
    ..In the United States, older adults have low rates of follow-up colonoscopy after a positive fecal occult blood test (FOBT) result. The long-term outcomes of these real world practices and their associated benefits and burdens are unknown...
  4. pmc Lack of follow-up after fecal occult blood testing in older adults: inappropriate screening or failure to follow up?
    Charlotte M Carlson
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:249-56. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Urine Culture Testing in Community Nursing Homes: Gateway to Antibiotic Overprescribing
    Philip D Sloane
    1Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol . 2017
    ..Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017;1-8...
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation and Management of the Nursing Home Resident With Respiratory Symptoms and an Equivocal Chest X-Ray Report
    Mallory McClester Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 17:1164.e1-1164.e5. 2016
    ..We conducted chart audits of patients in NHs who had chest x-rays for new respiratory symptoms to determine the degree of ambiguity in the radiology reports and their relationship to antibiotic prescription decisions...
  7. pmc Older adults' attitudes about continuing cancer screening later in life: a pilot study interviewing residents of two continuing care communities
    Carmen L Lewis
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Geriatr 6:10. 2006
    ..Because older adults' preferences are central to individualized decisions, we assessed older adults' perspectives about continuing cancer screening later in life...
  8. doi request reprint The harms of screening: a proposed taxonomy and application to lung cancer screening
    Russell P Harris
    Research Center for Excellence in Clinical Preventive Services, Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    JAMA Intern Med 174:281-5. 2014
    ..One reason may be that we lack a coherent framework, a taxonomy, for conceptualizing and studying these harms...
  9. doi request reprint Pneumococcal Carriage and Vaccine Coverage in Retirement Community Residents
    Sylvia Becker-Dreps
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    J Am Geriatr Soc 63:2094-8. 2015
    ....