Susan Zickmund

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Care and justice: the impact of gender and profession on ethical decision making in the healthcare arena
    Susan L Zickmund
    Department of Medicine and Communication, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Clin Ethics 15:176-87. 2004
  2. pmc Mental and physical symptoms associated with lower social support for patients with hepatitis C
    Julie A Blasiole
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System 151C U University Drive C, Pittsburgh PA 15240, USA
    World J Gastroenterol 12:4665-72. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus-infected patients report communication problems with physicians
    Susan Zickmund
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh College of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Hepatology 39:999-1007. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Majority of patients with hepatitis C express physical, mental, and social difficulties with antiviral treatment
    Susan L Zickmund
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:381-8. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of provider knowledge of hepatitis C: is it enough for a complex disease?
    Susan L Zickmund
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 52:2550-6. 2007
  6. pmc Interest in the use of computerized patient portals: role of the provider-patient relationship
    Susan L Zickmund
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 151C U, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:20-6. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Patient perspectives on the integration of an intensive online behavioral weight loss intervention into primary care
    Kathleen M McTigue
    University of Pittsburgh Department of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 83:261-4. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Value versus user fees: perspectives of patients before and after using a web-based portal for management of diabetes
    Cindy L Bryce
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Telemed J E Health 14:1035-43. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Association between opioid use and readmission following liver transplantation
    Shari Rogal
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Clin Transplant 30:1222-1229. 2016
  10. ncbi request reprint Exploring challenges and potentials of personal health records in diabetes self-management: implementation and initial assessment
    Rachel Hess
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Telemed J E Health 13:509-17. 2007

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Care and justice: the impact of gender and profession on ethical decision making in the healthcare arena
    Susan L Zickmund
    Department of Medicine and Communication, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Clin Ethics 15:176-87. 2004
  2. pmc Mental and physical symptoms associated with lower social support for patients with hepatitis C
    Julie A Blasiole
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System 151C U University Drive C, Pittsburgh PA 15240, USA
    World J Gastroenterol 12:4665-72. 2006
    ..To systematically examine the impact of the hepatitis C virus (HCV) diagnosis on patients' level of social support in a large-scale study...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus-infected patients report communication problems with physicians
    Susan Zickmund
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh College of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Hepatology 39:999-1007. 2004
    ..These should target both specialists and primary care providers to inform them about the psychosocial challenges facing these patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Majority of patients with hepatitis C express physical, mental, and social difficulties with antiviral treatment
    Susan L Zickmund
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:381-8. 2006
    ..However, treatment is long and is associated with significant side-effects. We investigated difficulties with this treatment as it is an important factor in patient adherence...
  5. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of provider knowledge of hepatitis C: is it enough for a complex disease?
    Susan L Zickmund
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 52:2550-6. 2007
    ..We conclude that while healthcare providers understand the nature of hepatitis C, important knowledge gaps persist, which may constitute barriers to appropriate therapy...
  6. pmc Interest in the use of computerized patient portals: role of the provider-patient relationship
    Susan L Zickmund
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 151C U, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:20-6. 2008
    ..However, little is known about what influences patients' desires to use this technology...
  7. doi request reprint Patient perspectives on the integration of an intensive online behavioral weight loss intervention into primary care
    Kathleen M McTigue
    University of Pittsburgh Department of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 83:261-4. 2011
    ..To examine patients' perception of how a referral-based online lifestyle intervention contributed to primary care medicine...
  8. doi request reprint Value versus user fees: perspectives of patients before and after using a web-based portal for management of diabetes
    Cindy L Bryce
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Telemed J E Health 14:1035-43. 2008
    ..This opposition stems from concerns about fairness and from the recognition that health systems may experience cost savings if patients manage their diabetes successfully...
  9. doi request reprint Association between opioid use and readmission following liver transplantation
    Shari Rogal
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Clin Transplant 30:1222-1229. 2016
    ..In conclusion, prescription opioid use pre-transplantation was significantly associated with all-cause 30-day readmissions and pain-related readmissions at 30 days and 1 year...
  10. ncbi request reprint Exploring challenges and potentials of personal health records in diabetes self-management: implementation and initial assessment
    Rachel Hess
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Telemed J E Health 13:509-17. 2007
    ..Patients are responsive to technology. Future work should focus on diabetes-related outcomes assessment and intensifying interventions...
  11. doi request reprint Factors associated with probability of personal digital assistant-based dietary self-monitoring in those with type 2 diabetes
    Mary Ann Sevick
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Behav Med 33:315-25. 2010
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  12. ncbi request reprint Congestive heart failure patients report conflict with their physicians
    Susan L Zickmund
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Card Fail 12:546-53. 2006
    ..Given the importance of the doctor-patient relationship, we examined the prevalence and nature of patients' perceived conflicts with the physicians caring for their congestive heart failure (CHF)...
  13. pmc Pre-Transplant Depression Is Associated with Length of Hospitalization, Discharge Disposition, and Survival after Liver Transplantation
    Shari S Rogal
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0165517. 2016
    ..14,2.08) in this cohort, accounting for other potential confounders. In conclusion, pre-transplant depression was significantly associated with longer transplant length of stay, discharge to a facility, and mortality in this cohort...
  14. pmc Inflammation, psychiatric symptoms, and opioid use are associated with pain and disability in patients with cirrhosis
    Shari S Rogal
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 13:1009-16. 2015
    ..We investigated whether the pain and disability in patients with cirrhosis are associated with systemic inflammation and psychiatric symptoms...
  15. doi request reprint Factor analysis and internal consistency evaluation of the FAMCARE scale for use in the long-term care setting
    Keri L Rodriguez
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    Palliat Support Care 8:169-76. 2010
    ..The FAMCARE Scale was originally designed to measure family satisfaction with advanced cancer care. The current study evaluated the instrument's psychometric qualities when used in the long-term care (LTC) setting...
  16. pmc Orthopedic communication about osteoarthritis treatment: Does patient race matter?
    Leslie R M Hausmann
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System and University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:635-42. 2011
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  17. pmc Adolescents' impressions of antismoking media literacy education: qualitative results from a randomized controlled trial
    Brian A Primack
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:608-21. 2009
    ..06). Findings suggest that although media literacy provides a compelling format for the delivery of anti-tobacco programming, integration of components of traditional programming may help media literacy programs achieve maximal efficacy...
  18. pmc The effect of patient race on total joint replacement recommendations and utilization in the orthopedic setting
    Leslie R M Hausmann
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 7180 Highland Drive 151C H, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:982-8. 2010
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