Publications

  1. Tilburt J, Yost KJ, Lenz HJ, Zuniga ML, O'Byrne T, Branda ME, Leppin AL, Kimball B, Fernandez C, Jatoi A, Barwise A, Kumbamu A, Montori V, Koenig BA, Geller G, Larson S, Roter DL. A Multicenter Comparison of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Discussions in Oncology Care: The Role of Time, Patient-Centeredness, and Practice Context. Oncologist. 2019 May 17 [Epub ahead of print]
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  2. Viscuse P, Yost KJ, Jenkins S, Lackore K, Habermann T, Thanarajasingam G, Thompson C. Impact of lymphoma survivorship clinic visit on patient-centered outcomes. J Cancer Surviv. 2019 Apr 26 [Epub ahead of print]
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  3. Atwell TD, Schultz GG, Leibovich BC, Schmit GD, Boorjian SA, Kurup AN, Thompson RH, Yost KJ. Patient-Reported Outcomes After Percutaneous Renal Ablation: Initial Experience. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2019 Mar; 212 (3):672-676 Epub 2019 Jan 08
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  4. Schmit C, Matsumoto J, Yost K, Alexander A, Ness L, Kurup AN, Atwell T, Leibovich B, Schmit G. Impact of a 3D printed model on patients' understanding of renal cryoablation: a prospective pilot study. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2019 Jan; 44 (1):304-309
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  5. Casarin J, Multinu F, Abu-Rustum N, Cibula D, Cliby WA, Ghezzi F, Leitao M, Konishi I, Nam JH, Querleu D, Soliman PT, Yost KJ, Weaver AL, Mariani A, Glaser GE. Factors influencing the adoption of the sentinel lymph node technique for endometrial cancer staging: an international survey of gynecologic oncologists. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2019 Jan; 29 (1):60-67
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  6. Thompson CA, Yost KJ, Maurer MJ, Allmer C, Farooq U, Habermann TM, Inwards DJ, Macon WR, Link BK, Rosenthal AC, Cerhan JR. Quality of life at diagnosis predicts overall survival in patients with aggressive lymphoma. Hematol Oncol. 2018 Dec; 36 (5):749-756 Epub 2018 June 03
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  7. Kerezoudis P, Yost KJ, Tombers NM, Celda MP, Carlson ML, Link MJ. Defining the Minimal Clinically Important Difference for Patients With Vestibular Schwannoma: Are all Quality-of-Life Scores Significant? Neurosurgery. 2018 Nov 5 Epub 2018 Nov 05
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  8. Lee MK, Yost KJ, Pierson KE, Schrandt AJ, Skaare BJ, Blackmon SH. Standard setting for a novel esophageal conduit questionnaire: CONDUIT Report Card. J Patient Rep Outcomes. 2018 Oct 24; 2 (1):51
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  9. Lee MK, Yost KJ, Pierson KE, Blackmon SH. Patient-reported outcome domains for the esophageal CONDUIT report card: a prospective trial to establish domains. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2018 Oct 10; 16 (1):197
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  10. Thiels CA, Ubl DS, Yost KJ, Dowdy SC, Mabry TM, Gazelka HM, Cima RR, Habermann EB. Results of a Prospective, Multicenter Initiative Aimed at Developing Opioid-prescribing Guidelines After Surgery. Ann Surg. 2018 Sep; 268 (3):457-468
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  11. Singh Ospina N, Castaneda-Guarderas A, Ward R, Brito JP, Maraka S, Zeballos Palacios C, Yost KJ, Dean DS, Montori VM. Patients' knowledge about the outcomes of thyroid biopsy: a patient survey. Endocrine. 2018 Sep; 61 (3):482-488 Epub 2018 June 16
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  12. Stan DL, Wahner-Roedler DL, Yost KJ, O'Byrne TJ, Branda ME, Leppin AL, Tilburt JC. Absent and Discordant Electronic Health Record Documentation of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Cancer Care. J Altern Complement Med. 2018 Sep/Oct; 24 (9-10):988-995
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  13. Pacyna JE, Kim S, Yost K, Sedlacek H, Petereit D, Kaur J, Rapkin B, Grubb R, Paskett E, Chang GJ, Sloan J, Basch E, Major B, Novotny P, Taylor J, Buckner J, Parsons JK, Morris M, Tilburt JC. The comparative effectiveness of decision aids in diverse populations with early stage prostate cancer: a study protocol for a cluster-randomized controlled trial in the NCI Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP), Alliance A191402CD. BMC Cancer. 2018 Aug 6; 18 (1):788 Epub 2018 Aug 06
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  14. Gionfriddo MR, Branda ME, Fernandez C, Leppin A, Yost KJ, Kimball B, Spencer-Bonilla G, Larrea L, Nowakowski KE, Montori VM, Tilburt J. Comparison of audio vs. audio + video for the rating of shared decision making in oncology using the observer OPTION(5) instrument: an exploratory analysis. BMC Health Serv Res. 2018 Jul 4; 18 (1):522 Epub 2018 July 04
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  15. Ryu E, Olson JE, Juhn YJ, Hathcock MA, Wi CI, Cerhan JR, Yost KJ, Takahashi PY. Association between an individual housing-based socioeconomic index and inconsistent self-reporting of health conditions: a prospective cohort study in the Mayo Clinic Biobank. BMJ Open. 2018 May 14; 8 (5):e020054
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  16. Fabbri M, Yost K, Finney Rutten LJ, Manemann SM, Boyd CM, Jensen D, Weston SA, Jiang R, Roger VL. Health Literacy and Outcomes in Patients With Heart Failure: A Prospective Community Study. Mayo Clin Proc. 2018 Jan; 93 (1):9-15 Epub 2017 Dec 06
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  17. Sivendran S, Jenkins S, Svetec S, Horst M, Newport K, Yost KJ, Yang M. Illness Understanding of Oncology Patients in a Community-Based Cancer Institute. J Oncol Pract. 2017 Sep; 13 (9):e800-e808 Epub 2017 July 05
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  18. Lee MK, Yost KJ, McDonald JS, Dougherty RW, Vine RL, Kallmes DF. Item response theory analysis to evaluate reliability and minimal clinically important change of the Roland-Morris Disability Questionnaire in patients with severe disability due to back pain from vertebral compression fractures. Spine J. 2017 Jun; 17 (6):821-829 Epub 2017 Jan 10
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  19. Yost KJ, Waller NG, Lee MK, Vincent A. The PROMIS fatigue item bank has good measurement properties in patients with fibromyalgia and severe fatigue. Qual Life Res. 2017 Jun; 26 (6):1417-1426 Epub 2017 Jan 30
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  20. Yost KJ, Bauer MC, Buki LP, Austin-Garrison M, Garcia LV, Hughes CA, Patten CA. Adapting a Cancer Literacy Measure for Use Among Navajo Women. J Transcult Nurs. 2017 May; 28 (3):278-285 Epub 2016 Feb 15
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  21. Eton DT, Yost KJ, Lai JS, Ridgeway JL, Egginton JS, Rosedahl JK, Linzer M, Boehm DH, Thakur A, Poplau S, Odell L, Montori VM, May CR, Anderson RT. Development and validation of the Patient Experience with Treatment and Self-management (PETS): a patient-reported measure of treatment burden. Qual Life Res. 2017 Feb; 26 (2):489-503 Epub 2016 Aug 26
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  22. Eton DT, Ridgeway JL, Linzer M, Boehm DH, Rogers EA, Yost KJ, Finney Rutten LJ, Sauver St, Poplau S, Anderson RT. Healthcare provider relational quality is associated with better self-management and less treatment burden in people with multiple chronic conditions. Patient Prefer Adherence. 2017; 11:1635-1646 Epub 2017 Sept 26
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  23. Rogers EA, Yost KJ, Rosedahl JK, Linzer M, Boehm DH, Thakur A, Poplau S, Anderson RT, Eton DT. Validating the Patient Experience with Treatment and Self-Management (PETS), a patient-reported measure of treatment burden, in people with diabetes. Patient Relat Outcome Meas. 2017; 8:143-156 Epub 2017 Nov 09
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  24. Thiels CA, Hanson KT, Yost KJ, Mathis KL, Cima RR, Zielinski MD, Habermann EB. Achieving a 5-star rating: Analysis of Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) scores among patients undergoing elective colorectal operations. Surgery. 2016 Oct; 160 (4):902-914 Epub 2016 July 27
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  25. Thiels CA, Hanson KT, Yost KJ, Zielinski MD, Habermann EB, Cima RR. Effect of Hospital Case Mix on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems Star Scores: Are All Stars the Same? Ann Surg. 2016 Oct; 264 (4):666-73
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  26. Roter DL, Yost KJ, O'Byrne T, Branda M, Leppin A, Kimball B, Fernandez C, Jatoi A, Kumbamu A, Montori V, Koenig B, Geller G, Larson S, Tilburt J. Communication predictors and consequences of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) discussions in oncology visits. Patient Educ Couns. 2016 Sep; 99 (9):1519-25 Epub 2016 June 04
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  27. Leppin AL, Humeniuk KM, Fernandez C, Montori VM, Yost K, Kumbamu A, Geller G, Tilburt JC. Was a decision made? An assessment of patient-clinician discordance in medical oncology encounters. Health Expect. 2015 Dec; 18 (6):3374-81 Epub 2015 Jan 26
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  28. LeBlanc A, Herrin J, Williams MD, Inselman JW, Branda ME, Shah ND, Heim EM, Dick SR, Linzer M, Boehm DH, Dall-Winther KM, Matthews MR, Yost KJ, Shepel KK, Montori VM. Shared Decision Making for Antidepressants in Primary Care: A Cluster Randomized Trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Nov; 175 (11):1761-70
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  29. Carlson ML, Tveiten OV, Yost KJ, Lohse CM, Lund-Johansen M, Link MJ. The Minimal Clinically Important Difference in Vestibular Schwannoma Quality-of-Life Assessment: An Important Step beyond P < .05. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015 Aug; 153(2):202-8. Epub 2015 Jun 02.
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  30. Comfere NI, Peters MS, Jenkins S, Lackore K, Yost K, Tilburt J. Dermatopathologists' concerns and challenges with clinical information in the skin biopsy requisition form: a mixed-methods study. J Cutan Pathol. 2015 May; 42 (5):333-45 Epub 2015 Apr 21
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  31. Shahgholi L, Yost KJ, Carter RE, Geske JR, Hagen CE, Amrami KK, Diehn FE, Kaufmann TJ, Morris JM, Murthy NS, Wald JT, Thielen KR, Kallmes DF, Maus TP. Correlation of the Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System with legacy outcomes measures in assessment of response to lumbar transforaminal epidural steroid injections. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2015 Mar; 36 (3):594-9 Epub 2015 Jan 22
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  32. Schoepfer AM, Straumann A, Panczak R, Coslovsky M, Kuehni CE, Maurer E, Haas NA, Romero Y, Hirano I, Alexander JA, Gonsalves N, Furuta GT, Dellon ES, Leung J, Collins MH, Bussmann C, Netzer P, Gupta SK, Aceves SS, Chehade M, Moawad FJ, Enders FT, Yost KJ, Taft TH, Kern E, Zwahlen M, Safroneeva E, International Eosinophilic Esophagitis Activity Index Study Group. Development and validation of a symptom-based activity index for adults with eosinophilic esophagitis. Gastroenterology. 2014 Dec; 147 (6):1255-66.e21 Epub 2014 Aug 23
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  33. Yost KJ, Cheville AL, Al-Hilli MM, Mariani A, Barrette BA, McGree ME, Weaver AL, Dowdy SC. Lymphedema after surgery for endometrial cancer: prevalence, risk factors, and quality of life. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Aug; 124 (2 Pt 1):307-15
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  34. Ridgeway JL, Beebe TJ, Chute CG, Eton DT, Hart LA, Frost MH, Jensen D, Montori VM, Smith JG, Smith SA, Tan AD, Yost KJ, Ziegenfuss JY, Sloan JA. A brief Patient-Reported Outcomes Quality of Life (PROQOL) instrument to improve patient care. PLoS Med. 2013 Nov; 10 (11):e1001548 Epub 2013 Nov 12
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  35. Yost KJ, DeWalt DA, Lindquist LA, Hahn EA. The association between health literacy and indicators of cognitive impairment in a diverse sample of primary care patients. Patient Educ Couns. 2013 Nov; 93 (2):319-26 Epub 2013 Aug 06
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  36. Kimball BC, James KM, Yost KJ, Fernandez CA, Kumbamu A, Leppin AL, Robinson ME, Geller G, Roter DL, Larson SM, Lenz HJ, Garcia AA, Braddock Iii CH, Jatoi A, de Nuncio ML, Montori VM, Koenig BA, Tilburt JC. Listening in on difficult conversations: an observational, multi-center investigation of real-time conversations in medical oncology. BMC Cancer. 2013 Oct 04; 13(1):455.
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  37. LeBlanc A, Bodde AE, Branda ME, Yost KJ, Herrin J, Williams MD, Shah ND, Houten HV, Ruud KL, Pencille LJ, Montori VM. Translating comparative effectiveness of depression medications into practice by comparing the depression medication choice decision aid to usual care: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2013 May 7; 14:127 Epub 2013 May 07
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  38. Yost KJ, Cheville AL, Weaver AL, Al Hilli M, Dowdy SC. Development and validation of a self-report lower-extremity lymphedema screening questionnaire in women. Phys Ther. 2013 May; 93(5):694-703. Epub 2013 Jan 03.
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  39. Beaumont JL, Havlik R, Cook KF, Hays RD, Wallner-Allen K, Korper SP, Lai JS, Nord C, Zill N, Choi S, Yost KJ, Ustsinovich V, Brouwers P, Hoffman HJ, Gershon R. Norming plans for the NIH Toolbox. Neurology. 2013 Mar 12; 80(11 Suppl 3):S87-92.
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  40. Yost KJ, Thompson CA, Eton DT, Allmer C, Ehlers SL, Habermann TM, Shanafelt TD, Maurer MJ, Slager SL, Link BK, Cerhan JR. The Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy - General (FACT-G) is valid for monitoring quality of life in patients with non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Leuk Lymphoma. 2013 Feb; 54 (2):290-7 Epub 2012 Sept 06
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  41. Eton DT, Elraiyah TA, Yost KJ, Ridgeway JL, Johnson A, Egginton JS, Mullan RJ, Murad MH, Erwin PJ, Montori VM. A systematic review of patient-reported measures of burden of treatment in three chronic diseases. Patient Relat Outcome Meas. 2013; 4:7-20 Epub 2013 June 05
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  42. Shahgholi L, Yost KJ, Kallmes DF. Correlation of the National Institutes of Health patient reported outcomes measurement information system scales and standard pain and functional outcomes in spine augmentation. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Dec; 33(11):2186-90. Epub 2012 Jun 14.
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  43. Cheville AL, Yost KJ, Larson DR, Dos Santos K, O'Byrne MM, Chang MT, Therneau TM, Diehn FE, Yang P. Performance of an item response theory-based computer adaptive test in identifying functional decline. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2012 Jul; 93 (7):1153-60 Epub 2012 Feb 25
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  44. Eton DT, Bauer BA, Sood A, Yost KJ, Sloan JA. Patient-reported outcomes in studies of complementary and alternative medicine: problems, solutions, and future directions. Explore (NY). 2011 Sep-Oct; 7(5):314-9.
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  45. Salsman JM, Yost KJ, West DW, Cella D. Spiritual well-being and health-related quality of life in colorectal cancer: a multi-site examination of the role of personal meaning. Support Care Cancer. 2011 Jun; 19(6):757-64. Epub 2010 Apr 20.
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  46. Yost KJ, Eton DT, Garcia SF, Cella D. Minimally important differences were estimated for six Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System-Cancer scales in advanced-stage cancer patients. J Clin Epidemiol. 2011 May; 64 (5):507-16
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  47. Hahn EA, Choi SW, Griffith JW, Yost KJ, Baker DW. Health literacy assessment using talking touchscreen technology (Health LiTT): a new item response theory-based measure of health literacy. J Health Commun. 2011; 16 Suppl 3:150-62.
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  48. Kirschner CV, Yost KJ, Du H, Karshima JA, Arrowsmith SD, Wall LL. Obstetric fistula: the ECWA Evangel VVF Center surgical experience from Jos, Nigeria. Int Urogynecol J. 2010 Dec; 21(12):1525-33. Epub 2010 Aug 11.
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  49. Smith-Gagen J, Cress RD, Drake CM, Romano PS, Yost KJ, Ayanian JZ. Quality-of-life and surgical treatments for rectal cancer--a longitudinal analysis using the California Cancer Registry. Psychooncology. 2010 Aug; 19(8):870-8.
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  50. Eisenberg DL, Stika C, Desai A, Baker D, Yost KJ. Providing contraception for women taking potentially teratogenic medications: a survey of internal medicine physicians' knowledge, attitudes and barriers. J Gen Intern Med. 2010 Apr; 25(4):291-7. Epub 2010 Jan 20.
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  51. Yost KJ, Webster K, Baker DW, Jacobs EA, Anderson A, Hahn EA. Acceptability of the talking touchscreen for health literacy assessment. J Health Commun. 2010; 15 Suppl 2:80-92
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  52. Yost KJ, Webster K, Baker DW, Choi SW, Bode RK, Hahn EA. Bilingual health literacy assessment using the Talking Touchscreen/la Pantalla Parlanchina: Development and pilot testing. Patient Educ Couns. 2009 Jun; 75(3):295-301. Epub 2009 Apr 21.
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  53. Kabbinavar FF, Wallace JF, Holmgren E, Yi J, Cella D, Yost KJ, Hurwitz HI. Health-related quality of life impact of bevacizumab when combined with irinotecan, 5-fluorouracil, and leucovorin or 5-fluorouracil and leucovorin for metastatic colorectal cancer. Oncologist. 2008 Sep; 13(9):1021-9. Epub 2008 Sep 05.
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  54. Yost KJ, Hahn EA, Zaslavsky AM, Ayanian JZ, West DW. Predictors of health-related quality of life in patients with colorectal cancer. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2008; 6:66. Epub 2008 Aug 25.
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  55. Yount S, List M, Du H, Yost K, Bode R, Brockstein B, Argiris A, Vokes E, Cohen EE, Campbell B, Valenzuela V, George J, Egan R, Chen J, Meddis D, Cella D. A randomized validation study comparing embedded versus extracted FACT Head and Neck Symptom Index scores. Qual Life Res. 2007 Dec; 16(10):1615-26. Epub 2007 Oct 06.
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  56. Nieman CL, Kinahan KE, Yount SE, Rosenbloom SK, Yost KJ, Hahn EA, Volpe T, Dilley KJ, Zoloth L, Woodruff TK. Fertility preservation and adolescent cancer patients: lessons from adult survivors of childhood cancer and their parents. Cancer Treat Res. 2007; 138:201-17.
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  57. Eton DT, Yost KJ, Cella D. Future trends in patient-reported outcomes assessment for patients with advanced-stage lung cancer receiving targeted therapy. Clin Lung Cancer. 2006 Sep; 8(2):99-109.
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  58. Beaumont JL, Lix LM, Yost KJ, Hahn EA. Application of robust statistical methods for sensitivity analysis of health-related quality of life outcomes. Qual Life Res. 2006 Apr; 15(3):349-56.
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  59. Yost KJ, Cella D, Chawla A, Holmgren E, Eton DT, Ayanian JZ, West DW. Minimally important differences were estimated for the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Colorectal (FACT-C) instrument using a combination of distribution- and anchor-based approaches. J Clin Epidemiol. 2005 Dec; 58(12):1241-51. Epub 2005 Oct 13.
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  60. Ayanian JZ, Zaslavsky AM, Guadagnoli E, Fuchs CS, Yost KJ, Creech CM, Cress RD, O'Connor LC, West DW, Wright WE. Patients' perceptions of quality of care for colorectal cancer by race, ethnicity, and language. J Clin Oncol. 2005 Sep 20; 23(27):6576-86. Epub 2005 Aug 22.
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  61. Yost KJ, Eton DT. Combining distribution- and anchor-based approaches to determine minimally important differences: the FACIT experience. Eval Health Prof. 2005 Jun; 28(2):172-91.
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  62. Yost KJ, Haan MN, Levine RA, Gold EB. Comparing SF-36 scores across three groups of women with different health profiles. Qual Life Res. 2005 Jun; 14(5):1251-61.
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  63. Brucker PS, Yost K, Cashy J, Webster K, Cella D. General population and cancer patient norms for the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-General (FACT-G). Eval Health Prof. 2005 Jun; 28(2):192-211.
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  64. Yost KJ, Yount SE, Eton DT, Silberman C, Broughton-Heyes A, Cella D. Validation of the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Breast Symptom Index (FBSI). Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2005 Apr; 90(3):295-8.
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  65. Yost KJ, Sorensen MV, Hahn EA, Glendenning GA, Gnanasakthy A, Cella D. Using multiple anchor- and distribution-based estimates to evaluate clinically meaningful change on the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Biologic Response Modifiers (FACT-BRM) instrument. Value Health. 2005 Mar-Apr; 8(2):117-27.
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  66. Eton DT, Cella D, Yost KJ, Yount SE, Peterman AH, Neuberg DS, Sledge GW, Wood WC. A combination of distribution- and anchor-based approaches determined minimally important differences (MIDs) for four endpoints in a breast cancer scale. J Clin Epidemiol. 2004 Sep; 57(9):898-910.
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  67. Webster K, Cella D, Yost K. The Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy (FACIT) Measurement System: properties, applications, and interpretation. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2003; 1:79. Epub 2003 Dec 16.
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  68. Yost K, Perkins C, Cohen R, Morris C, Wright W. Socioeconomic status and breast cancer incidence in California for different race/ethnic groups. Cancer Causes Control. 2001 Oct; 12(8):703-11.
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