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Effect of Shared Decision-Making for Stroke Prevention on Treatment Adherence and Safety Outcomes in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

Peter A Noseworthy, Megan E Branda, Marleen Kunneman, Ian G Hargraves, Angela L Sivly, Juan P Brito, Bruce Burnett, Claudia Zeballos-Palacios, Mark Linzer, Takeki Suzuki, Alexander T Lee, Haeshik Gorr, Elizabeth A Jackson, Erik Hess, Sarah R Brand-McCarthy, Nilay D Shah, Victor M Montori, ,

Background Guidelines promote shared decision-making (SDM) for anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation. We recently showed that adding a within-encounter SDM tool to usual care (UC) increases patient involvement in decision-making and clinician satisfaction, without affecting encounter length. We aimed to estimate the extent to which use of an SDM ... Read more >>

J Am Heart Assoc (Journal of the American Heart Association)
[2022, :e023048]

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Statin Use in Older Adults for Primary Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Across a Spectrum of Cardiovascular Risk.

Ashish Sarraju, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Sukyung Chung, Sofia Gomez, Jiang Li, Paul Heidenreich, Latha Palaniappan, Fatima Rodriguez,

<h4>Background</h4>There remains uncertainty regarding optimal primary atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) prevention practices for older adults.<h4>Objective</h4>To assess statin treatment patterns and incident ASCVD among older patients for primary prevention across the spectrum of ASCVD risk.<h4>Design</h4>Retrospective cohort study of participants without ASCVD aged 65-79 years. Patients were stratified by age (65-69, 70-75, ... Read more >>

J Gen Intern Med (Journal of general internal medicine)
[2021, :]

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Patient Work and Treatment Burden in Type 2 Diabetes: A Mixed-Methods Study.

Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Valentina Serrano, Catherine Gao, Manuel Sanchez, Katherine Carroll, Michael R Gionfriddo, Emma M Behnken, Ian Hargraves, Kasey Boehmer, Carl May, Victor M Montori,

<h4>Objective</h4>To use quantitative and qualitative methods to characterize the work patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) enact and explore the interactions between illness, treatment, and life.<h4>Patients and methods</h4>In this mixed-methods, descriptive study, adult patients with T2DM seen at the outpatient diabetes clinic at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, from ... Read more >>

Mayo Clin Proc Innov Qual Outcomes (Mayo Clinic proceedings. Innovations, quality & outcomes)
[2021, 5(2):359-367]

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County-Level Factors Associated With Cardiovascular Mortality by Race/Ethnicity.

Bongeka Z Zuma, Justin T Parizo, Areli Valencia, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Manuel R Blum, David Scheinker, Fatima Rodriguez,

Background Persistent racial/ethnic disparities in cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality are partially explained by healthcare access and socioeconomic, demographic, and behavioral factors. Little is known about the association between race/ethnicity-specific CVD mortality and county-level factors. Methods and Results Using 2017 county-level data, we studied the association between race/ethnicity-specific CVD age-adjusted mortality ... Read more >>

J Am Heart Assoc (Journal of the American Heart Association)
[2021, 10(6):e018835]

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Statin Use in Older Adults with Stable Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease.

Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Sukyung Chung, Ashish Sarraju, Paul Heidenreich, Latha Palaniappan, Fatima Rodriguez,

<h4>Background/objectives</h4>Older adults (>75 years of age) represent two-thirds of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) deaths. The 2013 and 2018 American multi-society cholesterol guidelines recommend using at least moderate intensity statins for older adults with ASCVD. We examined annual trends and statin prescribing patterns in a multiethnic population of older adults with ASCVD.<h4>Design</h4>Retrospective ... Read more >>

J Am Geriatr Soc (Journal of the American Geriatrics Society)
[2021, 69(4):979-985]

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Multimethod, multidataset analysis reveals paradoxical relationships between sociodemographic factors, Hispanic ethnicity and diabetes.

Gabriel M Knight, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, David M Maahs, Manuel R Blum, Areli Valencia, Bongeka Z Zuma, Priya Prahalad, Ashish Sarraju, Fatima Rodriguez, David Scheinker,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Population-level and individual-level analyses have strengths and limitations as do 'blackbox' machine learning (ML) and traditional, interpretable models. Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality with complex sociodemographic dynamics that have not been analyzed in a way that leverages population-level and individual-level data as well as ... Read more >>

BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care (BMJ open diabetes research & care)
[2020, 8(2):]

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The Hispanic paradox in the prevalence of obesity at the county-level.

Areli Valencia, Bongeka Z Zuma, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Lenny López, David Scheinker, Fatima Rodriguez,

<h4>Objective</h4>The percentage of Hispanics in a county has a negative association with prevalence of obesity. Because Hispanic individuals are unevenly distributed in the United States, this study examined whether this protective association persists when stratifying counties into quartiles based on the size of the Hispanic population and after adjusting for ... Read more >>

Obes Sci Pract (Obesity science & practice)
[2021, 7(1):14-24]

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Canagliflozin and cardiovascular outcomes in Type 2 diabetes.

Ashish Sarraju, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Fatima Rodriguez, Kenneth W Mahaffey,

SGLT2 inhibitors have risen to prominence in recent years as Type 2 diabetes mellitus medications with favorable effects on cardiovascular (CV) and renal outcomes. Canagliflozin is a US FDA-approved SGLT2 inhibitor that has demonstrated CV and renal outcome benefits in large scale placebo-controlled randomized trials of patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus ... Read more >>

Future Cardiol (Future cardiology)
[2021, 17(1):39-48]

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Management of Hypothyroidism in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction.

Danielle Eagan, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Spyridoula Maraka, Monica Aggarwal, Naykky Singh Ospina,

<i>Background and Objectives</i>: Thyroid hormones (TH) affect cardiac function through effects on cardiac contractility and systemic vascular resistance. While TH replacement for patients with hypothyroidism might be necessary for restoration of cardiac output after an acute myocardial infarction (AMI), it could theoretically lead to excessively rapid restoration of the metabolic ... Read more >>

Medicina (Kaunas) (Medicina (Kaunas, Lithuania))
[2020, 56(5):]

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Normalization of a conversation tool to promote shared decision making about anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation within a practical randomized trial of its effectiveness: a cross-sectional study.

Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Anjali Thota, Paige Organick, Oscar J Ponce, Marleen Kunneman, Rachel Giblon, Megan E Branda, Angela L Sivly, Emma Behnken, Carl R May, Victor M Montori, ,

<h4>Background</h4>Shared decision making (SDM) implementation remains challenging. The factors that promote or hinder implementation of SDM tools for use during the consultation, including contextual factors such as clinician burnout and organizational support, remain unclear. We explored these factors in the context of a practical multicenter randomized trial evaluating the effectiveness ... Read more >>

Trials (Trials)
[2020, 21(1):395]

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Documentation of hypoglycemia assessment among adults with diabetes during clinical encounters in primary care and endocrinology practices.

Rene Rodriguez-Gutierrez, Alejandro Salcido-Montenegro, Naykky M Singh-Ospina, Spyridoula Maraka, Nicole Iñiguez-Ariza, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Shrikant U Tamhane, Kasia J Lipska, Victor M Montori, Rozalina G McCoy, ,

<h4>Purpose</h4>To examine the proportion of diabetes-focused clinical encounters in primary care and endocrinology practices where the evaluation for hypoglycemia is documented; and when it is, identify clinicians' stated actions in response to patient-reported events.<h4>Methods</h4>A total of 470 diabetes-focused encounters among 283 patients nonpregnant adults (≥18 years) with type 1 or ... Read more >>

Endocrine (Endocrine)
[2020, 67(3):552-560]

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Lipid-Lowering Agents in Older Individuals: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Clinical Trials.

Oscar J Ponce, Laura Larrea-Mantilla, Bianca Hemmingsen, Valentina Serrano, Rene Rodriguez-Gutierrez, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Neri Alvarez-Villalobos, Khaled Benkhadra, Abdullah Haddad, Michael R Gionfriddo, Larry J Prokop, Juan P Brito, Mohammad Hassan Murad,

<h4>Background</h4>The efficacy of lipid-lowering agents on patient-important outcomes in older individuals is unclear.<h4>Methods</h4>We included randomized trials that enrolled individuals aged 65 years or older and that included at least 1 year of follow-up.Pairs of reviewers selected and appraised the trials.<h4>Results</h4>We included 23 trials that enrolled 60,194 elderly patients. For primary ... Read more >>

J Clin Endocrinol Metab (The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism)
[2019, 104(5):1585-1594]

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Antihypertensive Agents in Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Clinical Trials.

Mohammad Hassan Murad, Laura Larrea-Mantilla, Abdullah Haddad, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Valentina Serrano, Rene Rodriguez-Gutierrez, Neri Alvarez-Villalobos, Khaled Benkhadra, Michael R Gionfriddo, Larry J Prokop, Juan P Brito, Oscar J Ponce,

<h4>Background</h4>This systematic review summarizes the benefits of treating blood pressure (BP) in individuals 65 years and older.<h4>Methods</h4>We included randomized trials that evaluated BP-lowering medications or BP targets in individuals 65 years and older. Trials were selected and appraised by pairs of independent reviewers.<h4>Results</h4>We included 19 trials (42,134 patients). In individuals ... Read more >>

J Clin Endocrinol Metab (The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism)
[2019, 104(5):1575-1584]

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Decision aids that facilitate elements of shared decision making in chronic illnesses: a systematic review.

Thomas H Wieringa, Rene Rodriguez-Gutierrez, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Maartje de Wit, Oscar J Ponce, Manuel F Sanchez-Herrera, Nataly R Espinoza, Yaara Zisman-Ilani, Marleen Kunneman, Linda J Schoonmade, Victor M Montori, Frank J Snoek,

<h4>Background</h4>Shared decision making (SDM) is a patient-centered approach in which clinicians and patients work together to find and choose the best course of action for each patient's particular situation. Six SDM key elements can be identified: situation diagnosis, choice awareness, option clarification, discussion of harms and benefits, deliberation of patient ... Read more >>

Syst Rev (Systematic reviews)
[2019, 8(1):121]

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Developing a Conversation Aid to Support Shared Decision Making: Reflections on Designing Anticoagulation Choice.

Claudia L Zeballos-Palacios, Ian G Hargraves, Peter A Noseworthy, Megan E Branda, Marleen Kunneman, Bruce Burnett, Michael R Gionfriddo, Christopher J McLeod, Haeshik Gorr, Juan Pablo Brito, Victor M Montori, ,

Patient-centered care requires that treatments respond to the problematic situation of each patient in a manner that makes intellectual, emotional, and practical sense, an achievement that requires shared decision making (SDM). To implement SDM in practice, tools-sometimes called conversation aids or decision aids-are prepared by collating, curating, and presenting high-quality, ... Read more >>

Mayo Clin Proc (Mayo Clinic proceedings)
[2019, 94(4):686-696]

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Humanistic communication in the evaluation of shared decision making: A systematic review.

Marleen Kunneman, Michael R Gionfriddo, Freddy J K Toloza, Fania R Gärtner, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Ian G Hargraves, Patricia J Erwin, Victor M Montori,

<h4>Objective</h4>To assess the extent to which evaluations of shared decision making (SDM) assess the extent and quality of humanistic communication (i.e., respect, compassion, empathy).<h4>Methods</h4>We systematically searched Web of Science and Scopus for prospective studies published between 2012 and February 2018 that evaluated SDM in actual clinical decisions using validated SDM ... Read more >>

Patient Educ Couns (Patient education and counseling)
[2019, 102(3):452-466]

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Impact of decision aids used during clinical encounters on clinician outcomes and consultation length: a systematic review.

Claudia Caroline Dobler, Manuel Sanchez, Michael R Gionfriddo, Neri A Alvarez-Villalobos, Naykky Singh Ospina, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Bjorg Thorsteinsdottir, Raed Benkhadra, Patricia J Erwin, Colin P West, Juan P Brito, Mohammad Hassan Murad, Victor M Montori,

<h4>Background</h4>Clinicians' satisfaction with encounter decision aids is an important component in facilitating implementation of these tools. We aimed to determine the impact of decision aids supporting shared decision making (SDM) during the clinical encounter on clinician outcomes.<h4>Methods</h4>We searched nine databases from inception to June 2017. Randomised clinical trials (RCTs) of ... Read more >>

BMJ Qual Saf (BMJ quality & safety)
[2019, 28(6):499-510]

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Comparison of audio vs. audio + video for the rating of shared decision making in oncology using the observer OPTION5 instrument: an exploratory analysis.

Michael R Gionfriddo, Megan E Branda, Cara Fernandez, Aaron Leppin, Kathleen J Yost, Brittany Kimball, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Laura Larrea, Katherine E Nowakowski, Victor M Montori, Jon Tilburt,

<h4>Background</h4>How non-verbal data may influence observer-administered ratings of shared decision making is unknown. Our objective for this exploratory analysis was to determine the effect of mode of data collection (audio+video vs. audio only) on the scoring of the OPTION<sup>5</sup> instrument, an observer rated measure of shared decision making.<h4>Methods</h4>We analyzed recordings ... Read more >>

BMC Health Serv Res (BMC health services research)
[2018, 18(1):522]

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The efficacy and adverse events of testosterone replacement therapy in hypogonadal men: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized, placebo-controlled trials.

Oscar J Ponce, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Neri Alvarez-Villalobos, Valentina Serrano, Naykky Singh-Ospina, Rene Rodriguez-Gutierrez, Alejandro Salcido-Montenegro, Raed Benkhadra, Larry J Prokop, Shalender Bhasin, Juan P Brito,

<h4>Context</h4>The efficacy and safety of testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) in hypogonadal men remain incompletely understood.<h4>Objective</h4>To conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials (RCT) to determine the effects of TRT on patient-important outcomes and adverse events in hypogonadal men.<h4>Data sources</h4>We searched Ovid MEDLINE, Ovid EMBASE, Ovid Cochrane Database ... Read more >>

J Clin Endocrinol Metab (The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism)
[2018, :]

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Correction to: Estrogen-based hormone therapy in women with primary ovarian insufficiency: a systematic review.

Nydia Burgos, Dahima Cintron, Paula Latortue-Albino, Valentina Serrano, Rene Rodriguez Gutierrez, Stephanie Faubion, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Patricia J Erwin, Mohammad Hassan Murad,

In the original publication, the given and family name of the author Mohammad Hassan Murad was incorrect. This has been corrected with this erratum. ... Read more >>

Endocrine (Endocrine)
[2018, 59(1):235]

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Estrogen-based hormone therapy in women with primary ovarian insufficiency: a systematic review.

Nydia Burgos, Dahima Cintron, Paula Latortue-Albino, Valentina Serrano, Rene Rodriguez Gutierrez, Stephanie Faubion, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Patricia J Erwin, Mohammad Hassan Murad,

<h4>Purpose</h4>Sex hormones play a role in bone density, cardiovascular health, and wellbeing throughout reproductive lifespan. Women with primary ovarian insufficiency (POI) have lower estrogen levels requiring hormone therapy (HT) to manage symptoms and to protect against adverse long-term health outcomes. Yet, the effectiveness of HT in preventing adverse outcomes has ... Read more >>

Endocrine (Endocrine)
[2017, 58(3):413-425]

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A systematic review and meta-analysis of trials of social network interventions in type 2 diabetes.

Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Oscar J Ponce, Rene Rodriguez-Gutierrez, Neri Alvarez-Villalobos, Patricia J Erwin, Laura Larrea-Mantilla, Anne Rogers, Victor M Montori,

<h4>Objectives</h4>In the care of patients with type 2 diabetes, self-management is emphasised and studied while theory and observations suggest that patients also benefit from social support. We sought to assess the effect of social network interventions on social support, glycaemic control and quality of life in patients with type 2 ... Read more >>

BMJ Open (BMJ open)
[2017, 7(8):e016506]

Cited: 15 times

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Shared decision making for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.

Marleen Kunneman, Megan E Branda, Peter A Noseworthy, Mark Linzer, Bruce Burnett, Sara Dick, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Cara A Fernandez, Haeshik Gorr, Mike Wambua, Shelly Keune, Claudia Zeballos-Palacios, Ian Hargraves, Nilay D Shah, Victor M Montori,

<h4>Background</h4>Nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common ongoing health problem that places patients at risk of stroke. Whether and how a patient addresses this risk depends on each patient's goals, context, and values. Consequently, leading cardiovascular societies recommend using shared decision making (SDM) to individualize antithrombotic treatment in patients with ... Read more >>

Trials (Trials)
[2017, 18(1):443]

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A systematic review of decision aids that facilitate elements of shared decision-making in chronic illnesses: a review protocol.

Thomas H Wieringa, Marleen Kunneman, Rene Rodriguez-Gutierrez, Victor M Montori, Maartje de Wit, Ellen M A Smets, Linda J Schoonmade, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Frank J Snoek,

<h4>Background</h4>Shared decision-making (SDM) is a patient-centred approach in which clinicians and patients work side-by-side to decide together on the best course of action for each patient's particular situation. Six key elements of SDM can be distinguished: situation diagnosis, choice awareness, option clarification, discussion of harms and benefits, deliberation of patient ... Read more >>

Syst Rev (Systematic reviews)
[2017, 6(1):155]

Cited: 7 times

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Minimally Disruptive Medicine for Patients with Diabetes.

Valentina Serrano, Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, Kasey R Boehmer, Victor M Montori,

<h4>Purpose of review</h4>Patients with diabetes must deal with the burden of symptoms and complications (burden of illness). Simultaneously, diabetes care demands practical and emotional work from patients and their families, work to access and use healthcare and to enact self-care (burden of treatment). Patient work must compete with the demands ... Read more >>

Curr Diab Rep (Current diabetes reports)
[2017, 17(11):104]

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