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Dee Walker Ford

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InstitutionMedical University of South Carolina
DepartmentPulmonary
AddressP.O. Box MSC 630
Clinical Science Bldg. - 96 Jonathan Lucas St.
Phone843-792-6285
Fax843-876-2057
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    Pulmonary, Critical Care, Palliative Care, Telemedicine

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    1. Johnson EE, Sterba KR, Goodwin AJ, Warr EH, Beeks R, Zapka JM, Ford DW. Implementation of an Academic-to-Community Hospital Intensive Care Unit Quality Improvement Program. Qualitative Analysis of Multilevel Facilitators and Barriers. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Jul; 16(7):877-885. PMID: 30822096.
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    2. Nadig NR, Sterba KR, Johnson EE, Goodwin AJ, Ford DW. Inter-ICU transfer of patients with ventilator dependent respiratory failure: Qualitative analysis of family and physician perspectives. Patient Educ Couns. 2019 Apr 05. PMID: 30979579.
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    3. Sanders JJ, Johnson KS, Cannady K, Paladino J, Ford DW, Block SD, Sterba KR. From Barriers to Assets: Rethinking factors impacting advance care planning for African Americans. Palliat Support Care. 2019 Jun; 17(3):306-313. PMID: 29869594.
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    4. Goodwin AJ, Ford DW. Readmissions Among Sepsis Survivors: Risk Factors and Prevention. Clin Pulm Med. 2018 May; 25(3):79-83. PMID: 30237689.
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    5. Ford DW. State-of-the-Art Health Information Technology Meets Patient-centered Care. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018 01; 15(1):18-19. PMID: 29286845.
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    6. Nadig NR, Goodwin AJ, Simpson AN, Simpson KN, Richards J, Ford DW. Patient and Hospital Characteristics Associated with Interhospital Transfer for Adults with Ventilator-Dependent Respiratory Failure. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 May; 14(5):730-736. PMID: 28199137.
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    7. Goodwin AJ, Liu V, Ford DW. Hospital Readmissions in Sepsis Survivors: Are They Preventable? Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 02; 14(2):170-171. PMID: 28146387.
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    8. Brown CE, Back AL, Ford DW, Kross EK, Downey L, Shannon SE, Curtis JR, Engelberg RA. Self-Assessment Scores Improve After Simulation-Based Palliative Care Communication Skill Workshops. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2018 Jan; 35(1):45-51. PMID: 28273752.
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    9. Ford DW. Toward Improved Understanding of Health Disparities in Critical Illness. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016 12; 13(12):2113-2114. PMID: 27925780.
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    10. Nadig N, Huff NG, Cox CE, Ford DW. Coping as a Multifaceted Construct: Associations With Psychological Outcomes Among Family Members of Mechanical Ventilation Survivors. Crit Care Med. 2016 Sep; 44(9):1710-7. PMID: 27065467.
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    11. Goodwin AJ, Nadig NR, McElligott JT, Simpson KN, Ford DW. Where You Live Matters: The Impact of Place of Residence on Severe Sepsis Incidence and Mortality. Chest. 2016 Oct; 150(4):829-836. PMID: 27445093.
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    12. Ford DW, Martin-Harris B. I Miss the Sound of Your Voice: Earlier Speech in Tracheostomy Patients. Crit Care Med. 2016 06; 44(6):1234-5. PMID: 27182854.
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    13. Ford DW, Goodwin AJ, Simpson AN, Johnson E, Nadig N, Simpson KN. A Severe Sepsis Mortality Prediction Model and Score for Use With Administrative Data. Crit Care Med. 2016 Feb; 44(2):319-27. PMID: 26496452.
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    14. Long AC, Downey L, Engelberg RA, Ford DW, Back AL, Curtis JR. Physicians' and Nurse Practitioners' Level of Pessimism About End-of-Life Care During Training: Does It Change Over Time? J Pain Symptom Manage. 2016 05; 51(5):890-897.e1. PMID: 26826677.
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    15. Huff NG, Nadig N, Ford DW, Cox CE. Therapeutic Alliance between the Caregivers of Critical Illness Survivors and Intensive Care Unit Clinicians. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 Nov; 12(11):1646-53. PMID: 26452172.
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    16. Richman PS, Saft HL, Messina CR, Berman AR, Selecky PA, Mularski RA, Ray DE, Ford DW. Palliative and end-of-life educational practices in US pulmonary and critical care training programs. J Crit Care. 2016 Feb; 31(1):172-7. PMID: 26507641.
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    17. Goodwin AJ, Rice DA, Simpson KN, Ford DW. The authors reply. Crit Care Med. 2015 Oct; 43(10):e461-2. PMID: 26376264.
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    18. Goodwin AJ, Simpson KN, Ford DW. Volume-Mortality Relationships during Hospitalization with Severe Sepsis Exist Only at Low Case Volumes. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 Aug; 12(8):1177-84. PMID: 26086787.
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    19. Bosslet GT, Pope TM, Rubenfeld GD, Lo B, Truog RD, Rushton CH, Curtis JR, Ford DW, Osborne M, Misak C, Au DH, Azoulay E, Brody B, Fahy BG, Hall JB, Kesecioglu J, Kon AA, Lindell KO, White DB. An Official ATS/AACN/ACCP/ESICM/SCCM Policy Statement: Responding to Requests for Potentially Inappropriate Treatments in Intensive Care Units. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Jun 01; 191(11):1318-30. PMID: 25978438.
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    20. Goodwin AJ, Rice DA, Simpson KN, Ford DW. Frequency, cost, and risk factors of readmissions among severe sepsis survivors. Crit Care Med. 2015 Apr; 43(4):738-46. PMID: 25746745.
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    21. Nadig NR, Vanderbilt AA, Ford DW, Schnapp LM, Pastis NJ. Variability in structure of university pulmonary/critical care fellowships and retention of fellows in academic medicine. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 Apr; 12(4):553-6. PMID: 25715099.
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    22. Hoth KF, Wamboldt FS, Ford DW, Sandhaus RA, Strange C, Bekelman DB, Holm KE. The social environment and illness uncertainty in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Int J Behav Med. 2015 Apr; 22(2):223-32. PMID: 25008041.
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    23. Ford DW, Hartman TJ, Still C, Wood C, Mitchell DC, Bailey R, Smiciklas-Wright H, Coffman DL, Jensen GL. Diet quality and body mass index are associated with health care resource use in rural older adults. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2014 Dec; 114(12):1932-8. PMID: 24746773.
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    24. Ford DW, Downey L, Engelberg R, Back AL, Curtis JR. Association between Physician Trainee Self-Assessments in Discussing Religion and Spirituality and Their Patients' Reports. J Palliat Med. 2014 Apr; 17(4):453-62. PMID: 24649963.
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    25. Long AC, Engelberg RA, Downey L, Kross EK, Reinke LF, Cecere Feemster L, Dotolo D, Ford DW, Back AL, Curtis JR. Race, income, and education: associations with patient and family ratings of end-of-life care and communication provided by physicians-in-training. J Palliat Med. 2014 Apr; 17(4):435-47. PMID: 24592958.
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    26. Saft HL, Richman PS, Berman AR, Mularski RA, Kvale PA, Ray DE, Selecky P, Ford DW, Asch SM. Impact of critical care medicine training programs' palliative care education and bedside tools on ICU use at the end of life. J Grad Med Educ. 2014 Mar; 6(1):44-9. PMID: 24701309.
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    27. Ford DW. Palliative care consultation needs in United States intensive care units. Another workforce shortage? Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Feb 15; 189(4):383-4. PMID: 24528314.
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    28. Menon PR, Ehlenbach WJ, Ford DW, Stapleton RD. Multiple in-hospital resuscitation efforts in the elderly. Crit Care Med. 2014 Jan; 42(1):108-17. PMID: 24346518.
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    29. Curtis JR, Back AL, Ford DW, Downey L, Shannon SE, Doorenbos AZ, Kross EK, Reinke LF, Feemster LC, Edlund B, Arnold RW, O'Connor K, Engelberg RA. Effect of communication skills training for residents and nurse practitioners on quality of communication with patients with serious illness: a randomized trial. JAMA. 2013 Dec 04; 310(21):2271-81. PMID: 24302090.
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    30. Bays AM, Engelberg RA, Back AL, Ford DW, Downey L, Shannon SE, Doorenbos AZ, Edlund B, Christianson P, Arnold RW, O'Connor K, Kross EK, Reinke LF, Cecere Feemster L, Fryer-Edwards K, Alexander SC, Tulsky JA, Curtis JR. Interprofessional communication skills training for serious illness: evaluation of a small-group, simulated patient intervention. J Palliat Med. 2014 Feb; 17(2):159-66. PMID: 24180700.
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    31. Hoth KF, Wamboldt FS, Strand M, Ford DW, Sandhaus RA, Strange C, Bekelman DB, Holm KE. Prospective impact of illness uncertainty on outcomes in chronic lung disease. Health Psychol. 2013 Nov; 32(11):1170-4. PMID: 23772888.
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    32. Holm KE, Plaufcan MR, Ford DW, Sandhaus RA, Strand M, Strange C, Wamboldt FS. The impact of age on outcomes in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease differs by relationship status. J Behav Med. 2014 Aug; 37(4):654-63. PMID: 23645147.
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    33. Ford DW, Koch KA, Ray DE, Selecky PA. Palliative and end-of-life care in lung cancer: Diagnosis and management of lung cancer, 3rd ed: American College of Chest Physicians evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. Chest. 2013 May; 143(5 Suppl):e498S-e512S. PMID: 23649453.
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    34. Holm KE, Borson S, Sandhaus RA, Ford DW, Strange C, Bowler RP, Make BJ, Wamboldt FS. Differences in adjustment between individuals with alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD)-associated COPD and non-AATD COPD. COPD. 2013 Apr; 10(2):226-34. PMID: 23547634.
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    35. Holm KE, Wamboldt FS, Ford DW, Sandhaus RA, Strand M, Strange C, Hoth KF. The prospective association of perceived criticism with dyspnea in chronic lung disease. J Psychosom Res. 2013 May; 74(5):450-3. PMID: 23597335.
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    36. Zapka J, Simpson K, Hiott L, Langston L, Fakhry S, Ford D. A mixed methods descriptive investigation of readiness to change in rural hospitals participating in a tele-critical care intervention. BMC Health Serv Res. 2013 Jan 29; 13:33. PMID: 23360332.
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    37. Sterba KR, Zapka J, Gore EI, Ford ME, Ford DW, Thomas M, Wallace K. Exploring dimensions of coping in advanced colorectal cancer: implications for patient-centered care. J Psychosoc Oncol. 2013; 31(5):517-39. PMID: 24010530.
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    38. Hoth KF, Ford DW, Sandhaus RA, Strange C, Wamboldt FS, Holm KE. Alcohol use predicts ER visits in individuals with alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD) associated COPD. COPD. 2012 Aug; 9(4):417-25. PMID: 22651849.
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    39. Ford DW. Religion and end-of-life decisions in critical care: where the word meets deed. Intensive Care Med. 2012 Jul; 38(7):1089-91. PMID: 22527073.
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    40. Dickson RP, Engelberg RA, Back AL, Ford DW, Curtis JR. Internal medicine trainee self-assessments of end-of-life communication skills do not predict assessments of patients, families, or clinician-evaluators. J Palliat Med. 2012 Apr; 15(4):418-26. PMID: 22475195.
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    41. Ford DW, Downey L, Engelberg R, Back AL, Curtis JR. Discussing religion and spirituality is an advanced communication skill: an exploratory structural equation model of physician trainee self-ratings. J Palliat Med. 2012 Jan; 15(1):63-70. PMID: 22242716.
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    42. Selassie AW, Fakhry SM, Ford DW. Population-based study of the risk of in-hospital death after traumatic brain injury: the role of sepsis. J Trauma. 2011 Nov; 71(5):1226-34. PMID: 22071924.
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    43. Ford D, Zapka J, Gebregziabher M, Yang C, Sterba K. Factors associated with illness perception among critically ill patients and surrogates. Chest. 2010 Jul; 138(1):59-67. PMID: 20081097.
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    44. Ford D, Zapka JG, Gebregziabher M, Hennessy W, Yang C. Investigating critically ill patients' and families' perceptions of likelihood of survival. J Palliat Med. 2009 Jan; 12(1):45-52. PMID: 19284262.
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    45. Ford DW, Nietert PJ, Zapka J, Zoller JS, Silvestri GA. Barriers to hospice enrollment among lung cancer patients: a survey of family members and physicians. Palliat Support Care. 2008 Dec; 6(4):357-62. PMID: 19006590.
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    46. Ford D, Flume PA. Impact of lung transplantation on site of death in cystic fibrosis. J Cyst Fibros. 2007 Nov 30; 6(6):391-5. PMID: 17448734.
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    47. Norcross ED, Ford DW, Cooper ME, Zone-Smith L, Byrne TK, Yarbrough DR. Application of American College of Surgeons' field triage guidelines by pre-hospital personnel. J Am Coll Surg. 1995 Dec; 181(6):539-44. PMID: 7582229.
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