Bjoerg (Bjorg) Thorsteinsdottir, MD

  • 489 Citations
  • 12 Scopus h-Index
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Dialysis Medicine & Life Sciences
Renal Dialysis Medicine & Life Sciences
Patient Readmission Medicine & Life Sciences
Patient Transfer Medicine & Life Sciences
Primary Health Care Medicine & Life Sciences
Decision Making Medicine & Life Sciences
Palliative Care Medicine & Life Sciences
Frail Elderly Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1998 2019

  • 489 Citations
  • 12 Scopus h-Index
  • 39 Article
  • 4 Review article
  • 2 Letter

Care Transitions Program for High-Risk Frail Older Adults is Most Beneficial for Patients with Cognitive Impairment

Thorsteinsdottir, B. B., Peterson, S. M., Naessens, J. M., McCoy, R., Hanson, G. J., Hickson, L., Chen, C. Y., Rahman, P. A., Shah, N. D., Borkenhagen, L., Chandra, A., Havyer, R., Leppin, A. & Takahashi, P. Y., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of hospital medicine. 14, 6, p. 329-335 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Frail Elderly
Patient Transfer
Primary Health Care
Independent Living

End-of-Life Decision-Making for ICU Patients With Limited English Proficiency: A Qualitative Study of Healthcare Team Insights

Barwise, A. K., Nyquist, C. A., Espinoza Suarez, N. R., Jaramillo, C., Thorsteinsdottir, B. B., Gajic, O. & Wilson, M., Oct 1 2019, In : Critical care medicine. 47, 10, p. 1380-1387 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Care Team
Decision Making
1 Citation (Scopus)

Experiences of US Nephrologists in the Delivery of Conservative Care to Patients With Advanced Kidney Disease: A National Qualitative Study

Wong, S. P. Y., Boyapati, S., Engelberg, R. A., Thorsteinsdottir, B., Taylor, J. S. & O'Hare, A. M., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Kidney Diseases
Patient Care
Chronic Renal Insufficiency

Implementation strategies for interventions to improve the management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) by primary care clinicians: Protocol for a systematic review

Kamath, C. C., Dobler, C. C., Lampman, M. A., Erwin, P. J., Matulis, J., Elrashidi, M. Y., McCoy, R., Alsawaz, M., Pajouhi, A., Vasdev, A., Shah, N. D., Murad, M. H. & Thorsteinsdottir, B. B., Aug 1 2019, In : BMJ open. 9, 8, e027206.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Primary Health Care
Disease Management
Duplicate Publication
Research Ethics

Prediction of risk of death for patients starting dialysis: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Anderson, R. T., Cleek, H., Pajouhi, A. S., Bellolio, M. F., Mayukha, A., Hart, A., Hickson, L. T. J., Feely, M. A., Wilson, M. E., Connolly, R. M. G., Erwin, P. J., Majzoub, A. M., Tangri, N. & Thorsteinsdottir, B., Aug 7 2019, In : Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 14, 8, p. 1213-1227 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Area Under Curve
Information Dissemination