Catherine S. Barnes

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  • Nyo Yamonn, Frances Mccarty, Catherine S Barnes, Committee, Member, Diane Caves +1 other
  • 2015
NYO YAMONN Examination of the association between patient empowerment and diabetes management among an urban African American population by gender, age, socioeconomic status and education level (Under the direction of FRANCES McCARTY, Ph.D., FACULTY MEMBER) Diabetes mellitus is a significant problem in the United States with the burden being greater in the(More)
Although research has shown that proper management of diabetes can improve outcomes, glucose control is worsening. This partly reflects the failure of providers to intensify diabetes therapy when indicated, termed clinical inertia. Our intervention used (a) decision support reminders which provided patient specific recommendations for management at each(More)
The 20.8 million Americans with diabetes are at risk of amputation, kidney failure, blindness, and death which could be decreased if glucose control were better. Patients need motivation and empowerment to perform the daily management of diabetes. We are using informatics to help them organize their questions for providers and to generate "road maps" of(More)
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