Michael K. Paasche-Orlow
Boston University
Health educationPublic healthPsychologyNursingHealth careRandomized controlled trialIntensive care medicinePhysical therapyPsychological interventionHealth literacyMEDLINEPopulationHealth policyMedical educationFamily medicineMedical emergencyLiteracyInformed consentMedicineGerontology
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#1Charlotta Lindvall (Harvard University)H-Index: 22
#2Chih-ying Deng (Harvard University)H-Index: 5
Last. Angelo E. Volandes (Harvard University)H-Index: 25
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Abstract null null Context null Large multisite clinical trials studying decision-making when facing serious illness require an efficient method for abstraction of advance care planning (ACP) documentation from clinical text documents. However, the current gold standard method of manual chart review is time-consuming and unreliable. null null null Objectives null To evaluate the ability to use natural language processing (NLP) to identify ACP documention in clinical notes from patients participa...
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#1Christine M. Gunn (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 9
#2Ariel Maschke (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 3
Last. Tracy A. Battaglia (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 22
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Background. When stakeholders offer divergent input, it can be unclear how to prioritize information for decision aids (DAs) on mammography screening. Objectives. This analysis triangulates perspectives (breast cancer screening experts, primary care providers [PCPs], and patients with limited health literacy [LHL]) to understand areas of divergent and convergent input across stakeholder groups in developing a breast cancer screening DA for younger women with LHL. Design. A modified online Delphi...
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ABSTRACT Study Objective To characterize the short-term incidence of gynecologic cancer after undergoing uterine artery embolization (UAE). Design Retrospective cohort study. Setting Commercial insurance claims database. Patients Total of 15 393 United States women aged 18 to 64 years who underwent UAE between 2007 and 2017. Interventions We used the IBM MarketScan (Armonk, NY) claims to identify adult women without previous gynecologic cancer diagnoses undergoing UAE between 2007 and 2017. Data...
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#1Karen E. LasserH-Index: 27
#2Zhixiu Liu (Wake Forest University)
Last. Amresh D. Hanchate (Wake Forest University)H-Index: 22
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May 6, 2021 in CHI (Human Factors in Computing Systems)
#1Teresa K. O'Leary (NU: Northeastern University)H-Index: 3
#2Elizabeth Stowell (NU: Northeastern University)H-Index: 5
Last. Andrea G. Parker (Georgia Institute of Technology)H-Index: 12
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Churches have historically played an important role in Black American communities, catalyzing the pursuit of aims such as social justice, community organization, and health promotion. However, researchers have rarely examined how technology can support an assets-based approach to these efforts, nor the implications of race, traditions, and history when creating such systems. Addressing this gap, we conducted research with two predominantly Black churches to explore health promotion design opport...
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#1Joshua R. Lakin (Harvard University)H-Index: 10
#2Daniel A. Gundersen (Harvard University)H-Index: 11
Last. Areej El-JawahriH-Index: 38
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Background: Electronic health records (EHRs) may help enable reliable, rapid data management for many uses, such as facilitating communication of advance care planning (ACP). However, issues with validity and accuracy of EHRs hinder the use of ACP information for practical applications. Design: We present a cross-sectional pilot study of 433 older adults with cancer from three large health care systems, participating in an ongoing multisite pragmatic trial (4UH3AG060626-02). We compared data ext...
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#1Ashley J. Housten (WashU: Washington University in St. Louis)H-Index: 8
#2Christine M. Gunn (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 2
Last. Karen Basen-Engquist (University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center)H-Index: 55
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Approximately one-third of adults in the United States (U.S.) have limited health literacy. Those with limited health literacy often have difficultly navigating the health care environment, including navigating care across the cancer continuum (e.g., prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment). Evidence-based interventions to assist adults with limited health literacy improve health outcomes; however, little is known about health literacy interventions in the context of cancer and their impact ...
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#1Christine M. Gunn (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 2
#2Ariel Maschke (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 3
Last. Tracy A. Battaglia (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 22
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Limited health literacy is a driver of cancer disparities and associated with less participation in medical decisions. Mammography screening decisions are an exemplar of where health literacy may impact decision-making and outcomes. To describe informational needs and shared decision-making (SDM) experiences among women ages 40–54 who have limited health literacy and primary care providers (PCPs). Qualitative, in-depth interviews explored experiences with mammography counseling and SDM. Women ag...
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#2Jessica ContrerasH-Index: 1
Last. Michael McKeeH-Index: 58
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Background null Users of American Sign Language (ASL) who are deaf often face barriers receiving health information, contributing to significant gaps in health knowledge and health literacy. To reduce the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and its risk to the public, the government and health care providers have encouraged social distancing, use of face masks, hand hygiene, and quarantines. Unfortunately, COVID-19 information has rarely been available in ASL, which puts the deaf commu...
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