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Joanna Veazey Brooks
University of Kansas
NursingHealth careQualitative researchFamily medicineMedicine
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BackgroundIn health care, hierarchy can facilitate getting work done efficiently. It can also hinder performance by suppressing valuable contributions from lower-positioned individuals. Team-based care could mitigate negative effects by creating space for all team members to contribute their unique
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#1Dorothy Hughes (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 1
#2Jessica A. Williams (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 21
Last. Joanna Veazey Brooks (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 4
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PURPOSE: This study compares practicing rural Midwestern general surgeons born in urban areas to those born in rural areas to describe the association between birthplace and current practice location. METHODS: The 2017 AMA MasterFile was used to study general surgeons in the Midwest Census Division. Surgeons were assigned to categories based on birthplace and current practice locations: urban-urban stayers, urban-rural movers, rural-rural stayers, and rural-urban movers. Urban and rural classifi...
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#1Lori Spoozak (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 1
#2Elizabeth Marie Wulff-Burchfield (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 3
Last. Joanna Veazey Brooks (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 4
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#1Samantha Eiffert (UNC: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
#2Andrea L. Nicol (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 5
Last. Andrew W. Roberts (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 4
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PURPOSE: Reducing high-risk prescription opioid use after surgery has become a key strategy in mitigating the opioid crisis. Yet, despite their vulnerabilities, we know little about how cancer survivors use opioids for non-cancer perioperative pain compared to those with no history of cancer. The purpose was to examine the association of cancer survivorship with the likelihood of receiving perioperative opioid therapy for non-cancer minor surgery. METHODS: Using 2007-2014 SEER-Medicare data for ...
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#1Matthew French‐Bravo (KU: University of Kansas)
#2Heather V. Nelson-Brantley (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 2
Last. Joanna Veazey Brooks (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 4
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AIM: To explore nurses' perceptions of nurse managers' (NMs') communicative relationships that encourage nurses' decisions to buy-in to organisational initiatives to enhance patients' experiences with care (PEC). BACKGROUND: The role of the nurse to patient experience is well established, yet little is known about how the communicative relationship between manager and nurse relates to nurse buy-in to PEC initiatives. METHOD: An exploratory qualitative descriptive study was conducted with 15 nurs...
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#1Joanna Veazey Brooks (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 4
#2Claire Poague (KU: University of Kansas)
Last. Heather V. Nelson-Brantley (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 2
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Abstract Context Patients with cancer experience many symptoms that disrupt quality of life, and symptom communication and management can be challenging. The Edmonton Symptom Assessment System (ESAS) was developed to standardize assessment and documentation of symptoms, yet research is needed to understand patients' and caregivers' experiences using the tool and its ability to impact patient-provider aligned care. Objectives The objective of this study was to understand how the ESAS shapes commu...
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#1Tiffany M Pothapragada (KU: University of Kansas)
#2Jarron M. Saint Onge (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 14
Last. Joanna Veazey BrooksH-Index: 4
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: While community health workers (CHWs) are employed in various arrangements, little is known about the association between organizational structure and CHW experiences. Seventeen in-depth interviews were conducted with CHWs, supervisors, and leadership employed in one centrally organized setting to investigate organizational structure and perceptions of CHW effectiveness. A model that hired employees but assigned them to various settings offered support and unique career advancement opportuniti...
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#1Joanna Veazey Brooks (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 4
#2Alyna T. Chien (Boston Children's Hospital)H-Index: 16
Last. Antoinette S. Peters (Harvard University)H-Index: 16
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Background and Objectives Primary care teamwork has been shown to increase satisfaction and decrease stress for physicians but the impact of outpatient teamwork for primary care residents’ learning has not been described. This study aimed to understand the role of teamwork in residents’ learning during and after the establishment of teams.
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#1Joanna Veazey Brooks (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 4
#2Jessica A. Williams (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 21
Last. Ksenia Gorbenko (ISMMS: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai)H-Index: 3
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Background The sterile processing of surgical instruments and equipment is an essential part of surgical operations. Although clean instruments prevent infections, little is known about the departments that conduct this work. We sought to describe sterile processing departments (SPDs) and to identify factors impacting them. Methods We analyzed data from 22 qualitative interviews of staff and managers and a quantitative benchmarking database. Results Qualitative results indicated 4 primary factor...
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#1Christine B. Mackay (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 3
#2Kerry Hepler (KU: University of Kansas)
Last. Joanna Veazey Brooks (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 4
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e18037Background: Clinical trial enrollment at a group of community oncology sites dropped significantly surrounding acquisition by an academic medical center. While previous research used empirica...
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