Research Output 2002 2018

2018
4 Citations

Effect of opioid vs nonopioid medications on pain-related function in patients with chronic back pain or hip or knee osteoarthritis pain the SPACE randomized clinical trial

Krebs, E. E., Gravely, A., Nugent, S., Jensen, A. C., DeRonne, B., Goldsmith, E. S., Kroenke, K., Bair, M. J. & Noorbaloochi, S. Mar 6 2018 In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 319, 9, p. 872-882 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hip Osteoarthritis
Knee Osteoarthritis
Back Pain
Chronic Pain
Opioid Analgesics

Making Integrated Multimodal Pain Care a Reality: A Path Forward

Kerns, R. D., Krebs, E. E. & Atkins, D. May 1 2018 In : Journal of general internal medicine. 33

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Pain
2017

An Evidence Map of the Women Veterans’ Health Research Literature (2008–2015)

Danan, E. R., Krebs, E. E., Ensrud, K., Koeller, E., MacDonald, R., Velasquez, T., Greer, N. & Wilt, T. J. Dec 1 2017 In : Journal of general internal medicine. 32, 12, p. 1359-1376 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Veterans Health
Women's Health
Veterans
Research
Delivery of Health Care
1 Citations

Design, recruitment outcomes, and sample characteristics of the Strategies for Prescribing Analgesics Comparative Effectiveness (SPACE) trial

Krebs, E. E., Jensen, A. C., Nugent, S., DeRonne, B., Rutks, I., Leverty, D., Gravely, A., Noorbaloochi, S., Bair, M. J. & Kroenke, K. Nov 1 2017 In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 62, p. 130-139 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Analgesics
Opioid Analgesics
Pain
Therapeutics
Hip Osteoarthritis
11 Citations

Incident and long-term opioid therapy among patients with psychiatric conditions and medications: A national study of commercial health care claims

Quinn, P. D., Hur, K., Chang, Z., Krebs, E. E., Bair, M. J., Scott, E. L., Rickert, M. E., Gibbons, R. D., Kroenke, K. & D'Onofrio, B. M. Jan 1 2017 In : Pain. 158, 1, p. 140-148 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Opioid Analgesics
Psychiatry
Delivery of Health Care
Substance-Related Disorders
Therapeutics

Opioid dosing trends over eight years among US Veterans with musculoskeletal disorders after returning from service in support of recent conflicts

Han, L., Allore, H., Goulet, J., Bathulapali, H., Skanderson, M., Brandt, C., Haskell, S. & Krebs, E. Sep 1 2017 In : Annals of epidemiology. 27, 9, p. 563-569.e3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans
Opioid Analgesics
Prescriptions
Mental Health
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
9 Citations

Patient outcomes in dose reduction or discontinuation of long-term opioid therapy: A systematic review

Frank, J. W., Lovejoy, T. I., Becker, W. C., Morasco, B. J., Koenig, C. J., Hoffecker, L., Dischinger, H. R., Dobscha, S. K. & Krebs, E. E. Aug 1 2017 In : Annals of internal medicine. 167, 3, p. 181-191 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Opioid Analgesics
Pain
Quality of Life
Therapeutics
Chronic Pain

Roles of Physicians and Health Care Systems in "Difficult" Clinical Encounters

Goldsmith, E. S. & Krebs, E. E. Apr 1 2017 In : AMA journal of ethics. 19, 4, p. 381-390 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physician's Role
Delivery of Health Care
Physicians
Communication
Primary Care Physicians
2016
1 Citations

Association of Opioids with Falls, Fractures, and Physical Performance among Older Men with Persistent Musculoskeletal Pain

Krebs, E. E., Paudel, M., Taylor, B. C., Bauer, D. C., Fink, H. A., Lane, N. E., Ensrud, K. E. & For The Osteoporotic Fractures In Men (Mros) Study Research Group, T. O. F. I. M. . M. S. R. G. May 1 2016 In : Journal of general internal medicine. 31, 5, p. 463-469 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Musculoskeletal Pain
Opioid Analgesics
Accidental Falls
Age Groups
Independent Living
6 Citations

Comparative responsiveness of the PROMIS pain interference short forms, brief pain inventory, PEG, and SF-36 bodily pain subscale

Kean, J., Monahan, P. O., Kroenke, K., Wu, J., Yu, Z., Stump, T. E. & Krebs, E. E. Jan 1 2016 In : Medical care. 54, 4, p. 414-421 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pain
Equipment and Supplies
Musculoskeletal Pain
Language
Randomized Controlled Trials
Veterans
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Chronic Pain
Primary Health Care
Pain
1 Citations

Illicit Substance Use in US Adults with Chronic Low Back Pain

Shmagel, A., Krebs, E., Ensrud, K. & Foley, R. Sep 1 2016 In : Spine. 41, 17, p. 1372-1377 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Low Back Pain
Street Drugs
Cannabis
Methamphetamine
Heroin
2 Citations

Opioid use as a predictor of health care use and pain outcomes: Analysis of clinical trial data

Krebs, E. E., Kroenke, K., Wu, J., Bair, M. J., Kozak, M. A. & Yu, Z. Jul 1 2016 In : Pain Medicine (United States). 17, 7, p. 1261-1268 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Opioid Analgesics
Clinical Trials
Delivery of Health Care
Pain
Chronic Pain
14 Citations

Pain self-management training increases self-efficacy, self-management behaviours and pain and depression outcomes

Damush, T. M., Kroenke, K., Bair, M. J., Wu, J., Tu, W., Krebs, E. E. & Poleshuck, E. Aug 1 2016 In : European Journal of Pain (United Kingdom). 20, 7, p. 1070-1078 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Efficacy
Pain Management
Self Care
Depression
Pain
4 Citations

Predictors of urine drug testing for patients with chronic pain: Results from a national cohort of U.S. veterans

Morasco, B. J., Peters, D., Krebs, E. E., Kovas, A. E., Hart, K. & Dobscha, S. K. Jan 2 2016 In : Substance Abuse. 37, 1, p. 82-87 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans
Chronic Pain
Odds Ratio
Urine
Opioid Analgesics
12 Citations

The bidirectional relationship between sleep complaints and pain: Analysis of data from a randomized trial

Koffel, E., Kroenke, K., Bair, M. J., Leverty, D., Polusny, M. A. & Krebs, E. E. Jan 1 2016 In : Health Psychology. 35, 1, p. 41-49 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep
Pain
Veterans
Anxiety
Depression

The unhappy triad: Pain, sleep complaints, and internalizing symptoms

Koffel, E., Krebs, E. E., Arbisi, P. A., Erbes, C. R. & Polusny, M. A. Jan 1 2016 In : Clinical Psychological Science. 4, 1, p. 96-106 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep
Pain
Chronic Pain
Comorbidity
Anxiety
2015
21 Citations

Chronic pain and comorbid mental health conditions: independent associations of posttraumatic stress disorder and depression with pain, disability, and quality of life

Outcalt, S. D., Kroenke, K., Krebs, E. E., Chumbler, N. R., Wu, J., Yu, Z. & Bair, M. J. Jun 1 2015 In : Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 38, 3, p. 535-543 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Chronic Pain
Mental Health
Quality of Life
Depression
17 Citations

Opioid Dose Reduction in a VA Health Care System-Implementation of a Primary Care Population-Level Initiative

Westanmo, A., Marshall, P., Jones, E., Burns, K. & Krebs, E. E. Jan 1 2015 In : Pain Medicine (United States). 16, 5, p. 1019-1026 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Opioid Analgesics
Primary Health Care
Delivery of Health Care
Population
Prescriptions
7 Citations

Treatment changes following aberrant urine drug test results for patients prescribed chronic opioid therapy

Morasco, B. J., Krebs, E. E., Cavanagh, R., Hyde, S., Crain, A. & Dobscha, S. K. Jan 1 2015 In : Journal of Opioid Management. 11, 1, p. 45-51 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Opioid Analgesics
Urine
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Therapeutics
Prescriptions
19 Citations

Trends in Prevalent and Incident Opioid Receipt: an Observational Study in Veterans Health Administration 2004–2012

Mosher, H. J., Krebs, E. E., Carrel, M., Kaboli, P. J., Weg, M. W. V. & Lund, B. C. May 1 2015 In : Journal of General Internal Medicine. 30, 5, p. 597-604 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans Health
United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Opioid Analgesics
Observational Studies
Veterans
2014
17 Citations

Barriers to guideline-concordant opioid management in primary care - A qualitative study

Krebs, E. E., Bergman, A. A., Coffing, J. M., Campbell, S. R., Frankel, R. M. & Matthias, M. S. Jan 1 2014 In : Journal of Pain. 15, 11, p. 1148-1155 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Opioid Analgesics
Primary Health Care
Guidelines
Practice Management
Physicians
19 Citations

Communicating about opioids for chronic pain: A qualitative study of patient attributions and the influence of the patient-physician relationship

Matthias, M. S., Krebs, E. E., Bergman, A. A., Coffing, J. M. & Bair, M. J. Jan 1 2014 In : European Journal of Pain (United Kingdom). 18, 6, p. 835-843 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physician-Patient Relations
Chronic Pain
Opioid Analgesics
Communication
Ambulatory Care
5 Citations

Health care utilization among veterans with pain and posttraumatic stress symptoms

Outcalt, S. D., Yu, Z., Hoen, H. M., Pennington, T. M. & Krebs, E. E. Nov 1 2014 In : Pain Medicine (United States). 15, 11, p. 1872-1879 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Acceptance of Health Care
Veterans
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Pain
Non-Narcotic Analgesics
55 Citations

Telecare collaborative management of chronic pain in primary care a randomized clinical trial

Kroenke, K., Krebs, E. E., Wu, J., Yu, Z., Chumbler, N. R. & Bair, M. J. Jan 1 2014 In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 312, 3, p. 240-248 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Pain
Primary Health Care
Randomized Controlled Trials
Pain
Musculoskeletal Pain
6 Citations

Update in Pain Medicine for Primary Care Providers: A Narrative Review, 2010-2012

Frank, J. W., Bair, M. J., Becker, W. C., Krebs, E. E., Liebschutz, J. M. & Alford, D. P. Jan 1 2014 In : Pain Medicine (United States). 15, 3, p. 425-431 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Primary Health Care
Medicine
Pain
Chronic Pain
Peer Review
2013
27 Citations

Anxiety but not social stressors predict 12-month depression and pain severity

Bair, M. J., Poleshuck, E. L., Wu, J., Krebs, E. K., Damush, T. M., Tu, W. & Kroenke, K. Feb 1 2013 In : Clinical Journal of Pain. 29, 2, p. 95-101 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anxiety
Depression
Pain
Musculoskeletal Pain
Mood Disorders
49 Citations

Association between anxiety, health-related quality of life and functional impairment in primary care patients with chronic pain

Kroenke, K., Outcalt, S., Krebs, E., Bair, M. J., Wu, J., Chumbler, N. & Yu, Z. Jul 1 2013 In : General Hospital Psychiatry. 35, 4, p. 359-365 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Pain
Primary Health Care
Anxiety
Quality of Life
Pain
11 Citations

Association between sense of coherence and health-related quality of life among primary care patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain

Chumbler, N. R., Kroenke, K., Outcalt, S., Bair, M. J., Krebs, E., Wu, J. & Yu, Z. Dec 26 2013 In : Health and Quality of Life Outcomes. 11, 1, 216

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sense of Coherence
Musculoskeletal Pain
Chronic Pain
Primary Health Care
Quality of Life
24 Citations

Contrasting tensions between patients and pcps in chronic pain management: A qualitative study

Bergman, A. A., Matthias, M. S., Coffing, J. M. & Krebs, E. E. Jan 1 2013 In : Pain Medicine (United States). 14, 11, p. 1689-1697 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pain Management
Chronic Pain
Primary Health Care
Opioid Analgesics
Pain
15 Citations

"I'm Not Abusing or Anything": Patient-physician communication about opioid treatment in chronic pain

Matthias, M. S., Krebs, E. E., Collins, L. A., Bergman, A. A., Coffing, J. & Bair, M. J. Nov 1 2013 In : Patient Education and Counseling. 93, 2, p. 197-202 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Pain
Opioid Analgesics
Uncertainty
Communication
Physicians
15 Citations

Longitudinal comparison of three depression measures in adult cancer patients

Johns, S. A., Kroenke, K., Krebs, E. E., Theobald, D. E., Wu, J. & Tu, W. Jan 1 2013 In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 45, 1, p. 71-82 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Depression
Neoplasms
Mental Health
Checklist
Equipment and Supplies
29 Citations

Sexual victimization, health status, and va healthcare utilization among lesbian and bisexual OEF/OIF veterans

Mattocks, K. M., Sadler, A., Yano, E. M., Krebs, E. E., Zephyrin, L., Brandt, C., Kimerling, R., Sandfort, T., Dichter, M. E., Weiss, J. J., Allison, J. & Haskell, S. Jul 1 2013 In : Journal of general internal medicine. 28, SUPPL.2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003-2011 Iraq War
Afghan Campaign 2001-
Crime Victims
Reproductive Health
Veterans
32 Citations

Stepped Care to Optimize Pain care Effectiveness (SCOPE) trial study design and sample characteristics

Kroenke, K., Krebs, E., Wu, J., Bair, M. J., Damush, T., Chumbler, N., York, T., Weitlauf, S., McCalley, S., Evans, E., Barnd, J. & Yu, Z. Mar 1 2013 In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 34, 2, p. 270-281 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pain
Primary Health Care
Social Adjustment
Analgesics
Quality of Life
2012
193 Citations

Association of mental health disorders with prescription opioids and high-risk opioid use in US veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan

Seal, K. H., Shi, Y., Cohen, G., Cohen, B. E., Maguen, S., Krebs, E. E. & Neylan, T. C. Feb 29 2012 In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 307, 9, p. 940-947 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Afghanistan
Iraq
Veterans
Mental Disorders
Opioid Analgesics
37 Citations

Comparative effectiveness of second-generation antidepressants for accompanying anxiety, insomnia, and pain in depressed patients: A systematic review

Thaler, K. J., Morgan, L. C., Van Noord, M., Gaynes, B. N., Hansen, R. A., Lux, L. J., Krebs, E. E., Lohr, K. N. & Gartlehner, G. Jun 1 2012 In : Depression and Anxiety. 29, 6, p. 495-505 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
Antidepressive Agents
Major Depressive Disorder
Anxiety
Pain
18 Citations

Comparative responsiveness of pain measures in cancer patients

Kroenke, K., Theobald, D., Wu, J., Tu, W. & Krebs, E. E. Aug 1 2012 In : Journal of Pain. 13, 8, p. 764-772 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pain
Neoplasms
Equipment and Supplies
Pain Management
Psychometrics
10 Citations

Impact of depression on 12-month outcomes in primary-care patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain

Kroenke, K., Wu, J., Bair, M. J., Damush, T. M., Krebs, E. E. & Tu, W. Jan 1 2012 In : Journal of Musculoskeletal Pain. 20, 1, p. 8-17 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Musculoskeletal Pain
Chronic Pain
Primary Health Care
Depression
Pain

Posttraumatic stress disorder and opioid use among US Veterans: Reply

Seal, K., Krebs, E. & Neylan, T. Jun 13 2012 In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 307, 23, p. 2485-2486 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Veterans
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Opioid Analgesics
64 Citations

Prevalence of painful musculoskeletal conditions in female and male veterans in 7 years after return from deployment in operation enduring freedom/operation Iraqi freedom

Haskell, S. G., Ning, Y., Krebs, E., Goulet, J., Mattocks, K., Kerns, R. & Brandt, C. Feb 1 2012 In : Clinical Journal of Pain. 28, 2, p. 163-167 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003-2011 Iraq War
Afghan Campaign 2001-
Veterans
Odds Ratio
International Classification of Diseases
91 Citations

Women at war: Understanding how women veterans cope with combat and military sexual trauma

Mattocks, K. M., Haskell, S. G., Krebs, E. E., Justice, A. C., Yano, E. M. & Brandt, C. Feb 1 2012 In : Social Science and Medicine. 74, 4, p. 537-545 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans
trauma
2003-2011 Iraq War
Military
Wounds and Injuries
2011
23 Citations

Comparative mortality among Department of Veterans Affairs patients prescribed methadone or long-acting morphine for chronic pain

Krebs, E. E., Becker, W. C., Zerzan, J., Bair, M. J., McCoy, K. & Hui, S. Aug 1 2011 In : Pain. 152, 8, p. 1789-1795 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methadone
Veterans
Chronic Pain
Morphine
Mortality
26 Citations

Primary Care Monitoring of Long-Term Opioid Therapy among Veterans with Chronic Pain

Krebs, E. E., Ramsey, D. C., Miloshoff, J. M. & Bair, M. J. Jan 1 2011 In : Pain Medicine. 12, 5, p. 740-746 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans
Chronic Pain
Opioid Analgesics
Primary Health Care
Therapeutics
177 Citations

Reciprocal relationship between pain and depression: A 12-month longitudinal analysis in primary care

Kroenke, K., Wu, J., Bair, M. J., Krebs, E. E., Damush, T. M. & Tu, W. Sep 1 2011 In : Journal of Pain. 12, 9, p. 964-973 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

compound A 12
Primary Health Care
Depression
Pain
Musculoskeletal Pain
76 Citations

The Burden of Illness in the First Year Home: Do Male and Female VA Users Differ in Health Conditions and Healthcare Utilization

Haskell, S. G., Mattocks, K., Goulet, J. L., Krebs, E. E., Skanderson, M., Leslie, D., Justice, A. C., Yano, E. M. & Brandt, C. Jan 1 2011 In : Women's Health Issues. 21, 1, p. 92-97 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans Health
United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Cost of Illness
illness
utilization
2010

Authors' reply to letter on pharmacotherapy of chronic pain

Kroenke, K., Krebs, E. E. & Bair, M. J. Jan 1 2010 In : General Hospital Psychiatry. 32, 1, p. 112-113 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Chronic Pain
Drug Therapy
60 Citations

Comparative responsiveness of pain outcome measures among primary care patients with musculoskeletal pain

Krebs, E. E., Bair, M. J., Damush, T. M., Tu, W., Wu, J. & Kroenke, K. Nov 1 2010 In : Medical Care. 48, 11, p. 1007-1014 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Musculoskeletal Pain
Primary Health Care
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Pain
Chronic Pain
14 Citations

Documentation of pain care processes does not accurately reflect pain management delivered in primary care

Krebs, E. E., Bair, M. J., Carey, T. S. & Weinberger, M. Mar 1 2010 In : Journal of general internal medicine. 25, 3, p. 194-199 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pain Management
Documentation
Primary Health Care
Pain
Pain Measurement
4 Citations

Musculoskeletal pain and measures of depression: response to comment on the article by Poleshuck et al

Poleshuck, E. L., Bair, M. J., Damush, T. M., Krebs, E. E., Kroenke, K. & Giles, D. E. Jan 1 2010 In : General Hospital Psychiatry. 32, 1, p. 114-115 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Musculoskeletal Pain
Depression
36 Citations

Predictors of Long-Term Opioid Use Among Patients With Painful Lumbar Spine Conditions

Krebs, E. E., Lurie, J. D., Fanciullo, G., Tosteson, T. D., Blood, E. A., Carey, T. S. & Weinstein, J. N. Jan 1 2010 In : Journal of Pain. 11, 1, p. 44-52 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Opioid Analgesics
Spine
Smoking
Spinal Stenosis
Longitudinal Studies