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gmkuo


Name
Grace Kuo
Status:
Professor
Location:
UCSD
Research Interests:
Medication safety; Pharmacogenomics; Primary Care; Practice Based Research; Chronic Disease Management; MTMS; Health Education and Promotion; Health Services Research.
Affiliations:
UCSD
Publications in PubMed
  1. Kuo GM, Phillips RL, Graham D, Hickner JM. Medication errors reported by US family physicians and their office staff. Qualitysafety in health care 2008 17(4). DOI:10.1136/qshc.2007.024869.
  2. Kuo GM, Steinbauer JR, Spann SJ. Conducting medication safety research projects in a primary care physician practice-based research network. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA 48(2). DOI:10.1331/JAPhA.2008.07142.
  3. Dickerson LM, Kraus C, Kuo GM, Weber CA, Bazaldua OV, Tovar JM, Hume AL, Ives TJ, Gums JG, Carter BL. Formation of a primary care pharmacist practice-based research network. American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists 2007 64(19). DOI:10.2146/ajhp060650.
  4. Kuo GM, Mullen PD, McQueen A, Swank PR, Rogers JC. Cross-sectional comparison of electronic and paper medical records on medication counseling in primary care clinics: a Southern Primary-Care Urban Research Network (SPUR-Net) study. Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM 20(2). DOI:10.3122/jabfm.2007.02.060113.
  5. Kuo GM, Hawley ST, Weiss LT, Balkrishnan R, Volk RJ. Factors associated with herbal use among urban multiethnic primary care patients: a cross-sectional survey. BMC complementary and alternative medicine 2004 4. DOI:10.1186/1472-6882-4-18.
  6. Wu C, Steinbauer JR, Kuo GM. Development of a Web-based quarterly profile of providers in ATP III study. AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium 2005. DOI:10.1186/1472-6882-4-18.
  7. Wu C, Steinbauer JR, Kuo GM. EM clustering analysis of diabetes patients basic diagnosis index. AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium 2005. DOI:10.1186/1472-6882-4-18.
  8. Wu C, Steinbauer JR, Kuo GM. Development of a Web-based diabetes patient management tool. AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium 2005. DOI:10.1186/1472-6882-4-18.
  9. Kuo GM, Buckley TE, Fitzsimmons DS, Steinbauer JR. Collaborative drug therapy management services and reimbursement in a family medicine clinic. American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists 2004 61(4). DOI:10.1186/1472-6882-4-18.
  10. Wu C, Volk RJ, Steinbauer JR, Kuo GM, Smith JS. A wireless mobile health-related quality of life assessment. AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium 2003. DOI:10.1186/1472-6882-4-18.
  11. Opekun AR, Abdalla N, Sutton FM, Hammoud F, Kuo GM, Torres E, Steinbauer J, Graham DY. Urea breath testing and analysis in the primary care office. The Journal of family practice 2002 51(12). DOI:10.1186/1472-6882-4-18.
  12. Kuo GM, Boumpas DT, Illei GG, Yarboro C, Pucino F, Burstein AH. Fludarabine pharmacokinetics after subcutaneous and intravenous administration in patients with lupus nephritis. Pharmacotherapy 2001 21(5). DOI:10.1186/1472-6882-4-18.
  13. Basch E, Ulbricht C, Kuo G, Szapary P, Smith M. Therapeutic applications of fenugreek. Alternative medicine review : a journal of clinical therapeutic 2003 8(1). DOI:10.1186/1472-6882-4-18.
  14. Neff NE, Kuo G. Acute manic psychosis induced by triple therapy for H. pylori. The Journal of the American Board of Family Practice / American Board of Family Practice 15(1). DOI:10.1186/1472-6882-4-18.
Publications
1. Kuo G. The prevalent use of natural products and the effects on warfarin Interactions - Oregon Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 1998;22(4): 9-11.
2. Kuo G. New drugs for 1999. In: Rakel RE, Bope ET, eds. Conn’s Current Therapy. 53rd ed. Philadelphia, PA: W. B. Saunders; 2001:1263.
3. Kuo GM. Fenugreek: A Systematic Review. In: Basch, EM, Ulbricht CE, Bent S, Boon H, Smith M, eds. Natural Standard Evidence-Based Clinical Guide. Boston, MA: Natural Standard Publishing, 2002 (www.naturalstandard.com).
4. Kuo GM. New drugs for 2000. In: Rakel RE, Bope ET, eds. Conn’s Current Therapy. 54rd ed. Philadelphia, PA: W. B. Saunders; 2002: 1246-7.
5. Kuo GM, DeVore V, Simpson L. Communication and Counseling of Dietary Needs and the Role of the Pharmacist. In: Williams L, Wolinski I, eds. Nutrition Reference for Pharmacists. American Pharmaceutical Association; 2002.
6. Kuo GM. Pharmacodynamic basis of herbal medicine. Ann Pharmacother 2003;37(2):308. [Book Review].
7. McGriff-Lee NJ, Csako G, Chen JT, Dang DK, Rosenfeld KG, Cannon RO, Macklin LR, Wesley RA; Anticoagulation Working Group [Kuo GM]. Search for predictors of nontherapeutic INR results with warfarin therapy. Ann Pharmacother. 2005;39(12):1996-2002.
8. Kuo GM and Pinon M. Advanced (specialty) experiential education. In: Cuellar LM and Ginsburg, editors. Preceptor’s handbook for pharmacists. Bethesda (MD): American Society of Health-System Pharmacist; 2005. p. 134-41.
9. Kuo GM. Establishing an effective preceptor/student relationship. In: Cuellar LM and Ginsburg, editors. Preceptor’s handbook for pharmacists. Bethesda (MD): American Society of Health-System Pharmacist; 2005. p.108-10.
10. Kuo GM. Creating an environment that promotes a win-win situation for preceptors and students. In: Cuellar LM and Ginsburg, editors. Preceptor’s handbook for pharmacists. Bethesda (MD): American Society of Health-System Pharmacist; 2005. p. 123-7.11.
11. Kuo GM. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. In: Boswell MV and Cole BE, editors. Weiner’s Pain Management: A Practical Guide for Clinicians. 7th ed. (American Academy of Pain Management) Boca Raton (FL): CRC Press, 2005. p.773-88.
12. Spann SJ, Nutting PA, Galliher JM, Peterson KA, Pavlik VN, Dickinson LM, Volk RJ. Management of of type 2 diabetes in the primary care setting: a practice-based research network study [Kuo GM, contributed in data collection, management, and analysis]. Ann Fam Med. 2006; 4(1):23-31. Available at: http://www.annfammed.org/cgi/content/full/4/1/23.
13. IOM Committee on identifying and preventing medication errors [Kuo GM, contributing author]. Preventing medication errors: quality chasm series. Aspden, P., Wolcott, J., Bootman, J.L., Cronenwett, L.R. (eds). Washington DC: The National Academies Press; 2006.
14. Kuo GM. Medication errors in community/ambulatory care: incidence and reduction strategies. Journal of Pharmaceutical Finance, Economics and Policy 2006;15(3):43-136.
15. Binns HJ, Lanier D, Pace WD, Galliher JM, Ganiats TG, Grey M, Ariza AJ, Williams R; for the Primary Care Network Survey (PRINS) Participants [Kuo G, SPUR-Net participant]. Describing primary care encounters: The Primary Care Network Survey and The National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey. Ann Fam Med 2007;5:39-47.
16. Figg WD, Chau CH, Okita R, et al [Kuo GM, invited conference attendee]. Pharm.D. Pathways to Biomedical Research: The National Institutes of Health Special Conference on Pharmacy Research. Pharmacotherapy 2008;28(7):821-33.
History of Education and Employment
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