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Assessment of Dentally Related Function in Individuals with Cognitive Impairment: The Dental Activities Test

Chen, X., Zimmerman, S., Potter, G. G., Sloane, P. D., Cohen, L. W. & Reed, D. Mar 1 2017 In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 65, 3, p. 580-585 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Tooth
Cognitive Dysfunction
Activities of Daily Living
Reproducibility of Results
Cognition

Comparison of the impact of cancer between British and US long-term non-Hodgkin lymphoma survivors

Sarker, S. J., Smith, S. K., Chowdhury, K., Ganz, P. A., Zimmerman, S., Gribben, J. & Korszun, A. Mar 1 2017 In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 25, 3, p. 739-748 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Survivors
Neoplasms
Social Support
Fatigue

Current Prescribing Practices for Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in Nursing Homes

Feldstein, D., Sloane, P. D., Weber, D., Ward, K., Reed, D. & Zimmerman, S. Mar 1 2017 In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 18, 3, p. 265-270 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Soft Tissue Infections
Nursing Homes
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Skin
Therapeutics
6 Citations

Effect of the goals of care intervention for advanced dementia: A randomized clinical trial

Hanson, L. C., Zimmerman, S., Song, M. K., Lin, F. C., Rosemond, C., Carey, T. S. & Mitchell, S. L. Jan 1 2017 In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 177, 1, p. 24-31 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Patient Care Planning
Dementia
Randomized Controlled Trials
Therapeutics
Communication
2 Citations

Goals of Care or Goals of Trust? How Family Members Perceive Goals for Dying Nursing Home Residents

Rosemond, C., Hanson, L. C. & Zimmerman, S. Apr 1 2017 In : Journal of Palliative Medicine. 20, 4, p. 360-365 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Patient Care Planning
Nursing Homes
Decision Making
Dementia
Family Nursing

New or Worsening Symptoms and Signs in Community-Dwelling Persons with Dementia: Incidence and Relation to Use of Acute Medical Services

Sloane, P. D., Schifeling, C. H., Beeber, A. S., Ward, K. T., Reed, D., Gwyther, L. P., Matchar, B. & Zimmerman, S. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Independent Living
Caregivers
Signs and Symptoms
Dementia
Incidence
1 Citations

Nurse and Medical Provider Perspectives on Antibiotic Stewardship in Nursing Homes

Scales, K., Zimmerman, S., Reed, D., Beeber, A. S., Kistler, C. E., Preisser, J. S., Weiner, B. J., Ward, K., Fann, A. & Sloane, P. D. Jan 1 2017 In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 65, 1, p. 165-171 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nursing Homes
Nurses
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Surveys and Questionnaires
Nursing Staff

Preventing falls in assisted living: Results of a quality improvement pilot study

Zimmerman, S., Greene, A., Sloane, P. D., Mitchell, M., Giuliani, C., Nyrop, K. & Walsh, E. May 1 2017 In : Geriatric Nursing. 38, 3, p. 185-191 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Quality Improvement
Risk Reduction Behavior
Posture
Gait
Health Care Costs
3 Citations

The Antibiotic Prescribing Pathway for Presumed Urinary Tract Infections in Nursing Home Residents

Kistler, C. E., Zimmerman, S., Scales, K., Ward, K., Weber, D., Reed, D., McClester, M. & Sloane, P. D. Aug 1 2017 In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 65, 8, p. 1719-1725 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nursing Homes
Urinary Tract Infections
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Signs and Symptoms
Hospital Emergency Service
2016
1 Citations

Development and Validation of a Brief Interactive Educational Video to Improve Outpatient Treatment of Older Adults' Acute Musculoskeletal Pain

Platts-Mills, T. F., Quigley, B. R., Duronio, J. P., Hoover, M. V., Burgh, E. T., Lamantia, M. A., Davis, S. M., Weaver, M. A. & Zimmerman, S. Apr 1 2016 In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 64, 4, p. 880-881 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewLetter

Geriatric Assessment
Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
Musculoskeletal Pain
Video Recording
Program Development

Evaluation and Management of the Nursing Home Resident With Respiratory Symptoms and an Equivocal Chest X-Ray Report

McClester Brown, M., Sloane, P. D., Kistler, C. E., Reed, D., Ward, K., Weber, D. & Zimmerman, S. Dec 1 2016 In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 17, 12, p. 1164.e1-1164.e5

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nursing Homes
Thorax
X-Rays
Pneumonia
Anti-Bacterial Agents
4 Citations

Fidelity to a behavioral intervention to improve goals of care decisions for nursing home residents with advanced dementia

Hanson, L. C., Song, M. K., Zimmerman, S., Gilliam, R., Rosemond, C., Chisholm, L. & Lin, F. C. Dec 1 2016 In : Clinical Trials. 13, 6, p. 599-604 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Patient Care Planning
Nursing Homes
Dementia
Decision Support Techniques
Nursing Staff
4 Citations

Financial burden among US households affected by cancer at the end of life

Cagle, J. G., Carr, D. C., Hong, S. & Zimmerman, S. Aug 1 2016 In : Psycho-Oncology. p. 919-926 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Neoplasms
Surveys and Questionnaires
Insurance Coverage
Diagnostic Self Evaluation
Nausea
8 Citations

New Evidence on the Green House Model of Nursing Home Care: Synthesis of Findings and Implications for Policy, Practice, and Research

Zimmerman, S., Bowers, B. J., Cohen, L. W., Grabowski, D. C., Horn, S. D. & Kemper, P. Feb 1 2016 In : Health Services Research. 51, p. 475-496 22 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Home Care Services
Nursing Care
Medicare
Nursing Homes
Organizations
1 Citations

Pneumonia identification using nursing home records

Zimmerman, S., Cohen, L. W., Scales, K., Reed, D., Horsford, C., Weber, D. J. & Sloane, P. D. May 1 2016 In : Research in Gerontological Nursing. 9, 3, p. 109-114 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nursing Records
Nursing Homes
Pneumonia
Quality Improvement
Anti-Bacterial Agents
3 Citations

Prevalence and Medication Management of Dementia by a Medical Practice Providing Onsite Care in Assisted Living

Kronhaus, A., Fuller, S., Zimmerman, S. & Reed, D. Jul 1 2016 In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 17, 7, p. 673.e9-673.e15

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Dementia
Antipsychotic Agents
Therapeutics
Long-Term Care
Primary Health Care
2 Citations

Promoting and protecting against stigma in assisted living and nursing homes

Zimmerman, S., Dobbs, D., Roth, E. G., Goldman, S., Peeples, A. D. & Wallace, B. Jun 19 2016 In : Gerontologist. 56, 3, p. 535-547 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Nursing Homes
Independent Living
Privacy
Diagnosis-Related Groups
Interviews

Quality of Life is Similar between Long-term Survivors of Indolent and Aggressive Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Beaven, A. W., Samsa, G., Zimmerman, S. & Smith, S. K. Jul 2 2016 In : Cancer Investigation. 34, 6, p. 279-285 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Survivors
Quality of Life
Lymphoma
Emotions

Response: Re: Reporting and using near-miss events to improve patient safety in diverse primary care practices: A collaborative approach to learning from our mistakes

Crane, S. D., Sloane, P. D., Elder, N., Cohen, L., Laughtenschlaeger, N., Walsh, K. & Zimmerman, S. Jan 1 2016 In : Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 29, 1, p. 165-167 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewLetter

14 Citations

The Green House Model of Nursing Home Care in Design and Implementation

Cohen, L. W., Zimmerman, S., Reed, D., Brown, P., Bowers, B. J., Nolet, K., Hudak, S. & Horn, S. Feb 1 2016 In : Health Services Research. 51, p. 352-377 26 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Home Care Services
Nursing Care
Nursing Homes
Interviews
Patients' Rooms
6 Citations

Workforce Characteristics, Perceptions, Stress, and Satisfaction among Staff in Green House and Other Nursing Homes

Brown, P. B., Hudak, S. L., Horn, S. D., Cohen, L. W., Reed, D. A. & Zimmerman, S. Feb 1 2016 In : Health Services Research. 51, p. 418-432 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nursing Homes
Safety
Information Storage and Retrieval
Caregivers
Observational Studies
2015
4 Citations

Addressing antipsychotic use in assisted living residents with dementia

Zimmerman, S., Scales, K., Wiggins, B., Cohen, L. W. & Sloane, P. D. Sep 1 2015 In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 63, 9, p. 1970-1971 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewLetter

Assisted Living Facilities
Inappropriate Prescribing
Drug Utilization
Antipsychotic Agents
Dementia
5 Citations

A measure of person-centered practices in assisted living: The PC-PAL

Zimmerman, S., Allen, J., Cohen, L. W., Pinkowitz, J., Reed, D., Coffey, W. O., Reed, P., Lepore, M., Sloane, P. D., Clairmont, J., Demeter, L., Detrick, B., Frazier, S., Giorgio, P. & North Carolina-Center for Excellence in Assisted Living Collaborative Jan 1 2015 In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 16, 2, p. 132-137 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Surveys and Questionnaires
Atmosphere
Organizations
Community-Based Participatory Research
Social Welfare
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Survivors
Quality of Life
Neoplasms
Comorbidity
6 Citations

Are lifestyle behavioral factors associated with health-related quality of life in long-term survivors of non-Hodgkin lymphoma?

Spector, D. J., Noonan, D., Mayer, D. K., Benecha, H., Zimmerman, S. & Smith, S. K. Sep 1 2015 In : Cancer. 121, 18, p. 3343-3351 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Survivors
Life Style
Quality of Life
Guidelines
5 Citations

Effect of home-based light treatment on persons with dementia and their caregivers

Sloane, P. D., Figueiro, M., Garg, S., Cohen, L. W., Reed, D., Williams, C. S., Preisser, J. & Zimmerman, S. Jan 1 2015 In : Lighting Research and Technology. 47, 2, p. 161-176 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Sleep
Dosimetry
Toxicity
12 Citations

EMPOWER: An intervention to address barriers to pain management in hospice

Cagle, J. G., Zimmerman, S., Cohen, L. W., Porter, L. S., Hanson, L. C. & Reed, D. Jan 1 2015 In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 49, 1, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hospices
Pain Management
Caregivers
Pain
Randomized Controlled Trials
13 Citations

Low-Magnitude Mechanical Stimulation to Improve Bone Density in Persons of Advanced Age: A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial

Kiel, D. P., Hannan, M. T., Barton, B. A., Bouxsein, M. L., Sisson, E., Lang, T., Allaire, B., Dewkett, D., Carroll, D., Magaziner, J., Shane, E., Leary, E. T., Zimmerman, S. & Rubin, C. T. Jul 1 2015 In : Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. 30, 7, p. 1319-1328 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Bone Density
Randomized Controlled Trials
Placebos
Vibration
Biomarkers
5 Citations

Measuring end-of-life care and outcomes in residential care/assisted living and nursing homes

Zimmerman, S., Cohen, L., Van Der Steen, J. T., Reed, D., Van Soest-Poortvliet, M. C., Hanson, L. C. & Sloane, P. D. Apr 1 2015 In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 49, 4, p. 666-679 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Nursing Homes
Dementia
Long-Term Care
Home Care Services
4 Citations

Pneumococcal carriage and vaccine coverage in retirement community residents

Becker-Dreps, S., Kistler, C. E., Ward, K., Killeya-Jones, L. A., Better, O. M., Weber, D. J., Zimmerman, S., Nicholson, B. P., Woods, C. W. & Sloane, P. Oct 1 2015 In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 63, 10, p. 2094-2098 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pneumococcal Vaccines
Retirement
Immunization
Streptococcus pneumoniae
Advisory Committees
6 Citations

Reporting and using near-miss events to improve patient safety in diverse primary care practices: A collaborative approach to learning from our mistakes

Crane, S., Sloane, P. D., Elder, N., Cohen, L., Laughtenschlaeger, N., Walsh, K. & Zimmerman, S. Jan 1 2015 In : Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 28, 4, p. 452-460 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Patient Safety
Quality Improvement
Primary Health Care
Learning
Electronic Health Records
1 Citations

Validation of the quality of dying-hospice scale

Cagle, J. G., Munn, J. C., Hong, S., Clifford, M. & Zimmerman, S. Feb 1 2015 In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 49, 2, p. 265-276 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hospices
Caregivers
Hospice Care
Grief
Social Support
2014
5 Citations

Antibiotic prescribing in 4 assisted-living communities: Incidence and potential for improvement

Sloane, P. D., Zimmerman, S., Reed, D., Beeber, A. S., Chisholm, L., Kistler, C., Khandelwal, C., Weber, D. J. & Madeline Mitchell, C. Oct 1 2014 In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 35, p. S62-S68

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Anti-Bacterial Agents
Incidence
Prescriptions
Quality Improvement
Inappropriate Prescribing
1 Citations

A pilot study to examine colorectal cancer screening in two assisted living communities

Moore, K. L., Lewis, C. L., Zimmerman, S., Ward, K., Reed, D., Rodriguez, R. & Kistler, C. E. Feb 2014 In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 62, 2, p. 386-388 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewLetter

Assisted Living Facilities
Mass Screening
Early Detection of Cancer
Colorectal Neoplasms
16 Citations

A "recipe" for culture change? Findings from the THRIVE survey of culture change adopters

Elliot, A., Cohen, L. W., Reed, D., Nolet, K. & Zimmerman, S. Feb 2014 In : Gerontologist. 54, SUPPL 1

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nursing Models
Nursing Homes
Research
Surveys and Questionnaires
Economics
21 Citations

Caregiver experience during advanced chronic illness and last year of life

Sautter, J. M., Tulsky, J. A., Johnson, K. S., Olsen, M. K., Burton-Chase, A. M., Hoff Lindquist, J., Zimmerman, S. & Steinhauser, K. E. 2014 In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 62, 6, p. 1082-1090 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Caregivers
Chronic Disease
Appointments and Schedules
Family Health
Patient Care Team
10 Citations

Changing the culture of mouth care: Mouth care without a battle

Zimmerman, S., Sloane, P. D., Cohen, L. W. & Barrick, A. L. Feb 1 2014 In : Gerontologist. 54, SUPPL 1

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mouth
Quality of Health Care
Aptitude
Oral Hygiene
Nursing Homes

Considerations when selecting an assisted living residence

Zimmerman, S. Jan 2014 In : Annals of Long-Term Care. 22, 1, p. 22 1 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewComment/debate

5 Citations

Correlates of a good death and the impact of hospice involvement: findings from the national survey of households affected by cancer

Cagle, J. G., Pek, J., Clifford, M., Guralnik, J. & Zimmerman, S. 2014 In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 23, 3, p. 809-818 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hospices
Neoplasms
Surveys and Questionnaires
Social Adjustment
Spouses
34 Citations

Culture change and nursing home quality of care

Grabowski, D. C., O'Malley, A. J., Afendulis, C. C., Caudry, D. J., Elliot, A. & Zimmerman, S. Feb 1 2014 In : Gerontologist. 54, SUPPL 1

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Quality of Health Care
Home Care Services
Nursing Homes
Datasets
Health Surveys
11 Citations

Dementia in relation to family caregiver involvement and burden in long-term care

Cohen, L. W., Zimmerman, S., Reed, D., Sloane, P. D., Beeber, A. S., Washington, T., Cagle, J. G. & Gwyther, L. P. Jan 1 2014 In : Journal of Applied Gerontology. 33, 5, p. 522-540 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Long-Term Care
Caregivers
Dementia
Nursing Homes
39 Citations

Dementia prevalence and care in assisted living

Zimmerman, S., Sloane, P. D. & Reed, D. 2014 In : Health Affairs. 33, 4, p. 658-666 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Dementia
Behavioral Symptoms
Practice Guidelines
Education
Cognitive Dysfunction
3 Citations

Development and preliminary testing of the quality of spiritual care scale

Daaleman, T. P., Reed, D., Cohen, L. W. & Zimmerman, S. Jan 1 2014 In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 47, 4, p. 793-800 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Quality of Health Care
Reproducibility of Results
Caregivers
Statistical Factor Analysis
Hospice Care
3 Citations

Differences in assisted living staff perceptions, experiences, and attitudes

Beeber, A. S., Cohen, L. W., Zimmerman, S., Gwyther, L. P., Washington, T., Cagle, J. G. & Reed, D. Jan 1 2014 In : Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 40, 1, p. 41-49 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Depersonalization
Frustration
Quality of Health Care
Emotions
Research
7 Citations

Effect of tailored antibiotic stewardship programmes on the appropriateness of antibiotic prescribing in nursing homes

Van Buul, L. W., Van Der Steen, J. T., Achterberg, W. P., Schellevis, F. G., Essink, R. T. G. M., De Greeff, S. C., Natsch, S., Sloane, P. D., Zimmerman, S., Twisk, J. W. R., Veenhuizen, R. B. & Hertogh, C. M. P. M. Dec 6 2014 In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 70, 7, p. 2153-2162 10 p., dkv051

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Program Evaluation
Nursing Homes
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Health Services Research
Guidelines
8 Citations

Fidelity decision making in social and behavioral research: Alternative measures of dose and other considerations

Washington, T., Zimmerman, S., Cagle, J., Reed, D., Cohen, L., Beeber, A. S. & Gwyther, L. P. 2014 In : Social Work Research. 38, 3, p. 154-162 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

behavioral research
social research
decision making
decision-making process
best practice
7 Citations

Is there a relationship between posttraumatic stress and growth after a lymphoma diagnosis?

Smith, S. K., Samsa, G., Ganz, P. A. & Zimmerman, S. 2014 In : Psycho-Oncology. 23, 3, p. 315-321 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Lymphoma
Growth
Survivors
Neoplasms
Demography
7 Citations

Licensed nurse staffing and health service availability in residential care and assisted living

Beeber, A. S., Zimmerman, S., Reed, D., Mitchell, C. M., Sloane, P. D., Harris-Wallace, B., Perez, R. & Schumacher, J. G. 2014 In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 62, 5, p. 805-811 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Health Services Accessibility
Nurses
Licensed Practical Nurses
Gastrostomy
Contracts

Measurement of quality of life outcomes

Hacker, E. D., Zimmerman, S. & Burgener, S. C. Jan 2014 In : Research in gerontological nursing. 7, 1, p. 7-12 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Geriatric Nursing
Quality of Life
2 Citations

Person-Centeredness in Home- and Community-Based Services and Supports: Domains, Attributes, and Assisted Living Indicators

Zimmerman, S., Love, K., Cohen, L. W., Pinkowitz, J. & Nyrop, K. A. 2014 In : Clinical Gerontologist. 37, 5, p. 429-445 17 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

assisted living
human being
community
Social Welfare
Medicaid