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Brod, M., Beck, J.F., Højbjerre, L., Bushnell, D.M., Adalsteinsson, J.E., Wilkinson, L., Rasmussen, M.H.
Assessing the Impact of Growth Hormone Deficiency (GHD) in Adults: Interpreting Change of the Treatment-Related Impact Measure-Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency (TRIM-AGHD).
Pharmacoecon Open. 2018 May 23. doi: 10.1007/s41669-018-0082-3.

Pfeiffer, K.M., Sandberg, A., Nikolajsen, A., Brod, M.
Postprandial glucose and healthcare resource use: a cross-sectional survey of adults with diabetes treated with basal-bolus insulin.
J Med Econ. 2018 Jan;21(1):66-73. doi: 10.1080/13696998.2017.1377208.

Brod, M., Højbjerre, L., Alolga, S.L., Beck, J.F., Wilkinson, L., Rasmussen, M.H.
Understanding treatment burden for children treated for growth hormone deficiency.
Patient. Oct;10(5):653-666. doi: 10.1007/s40271-017-0237-9.

Brod, M., Alolga, S.L., Beck, J.F., Wilkinson, L., Højbjerre, L., Rasmussen, M.H.
Understanding burden of illness for child growth hormone deficiency.
Qual Life Res 2017;26:1673–1686. doi: 10.1007/s11136-017-1529-1. 

Ohashi, Y., Wolden, M.L., Hyllested-Winge, J., Brod, M.
The diabetes management and daily functioning burden of non-severe hypoglycaemia in Japanese people treated with insulin.
J Diabetes Investig. Nov; 8(6):776-782. doi: 10.1111/jdi.12642.

Tamborlane, W.V., Pfeiffer, K.M., Brod, M., Nikolajsen, A., Sandberg, A., Peters, A.L., Van Name, M.
Understanding bolus insulin dose timing: the characteristics and experiences of people with diabetes who take bolus insulin.
Curr Med Res Opin. 2017;33(4):639-645. doi: 10.1080/03007995.2016.1275937.

Gelhorn, H.L., Dashiell-Aje, E., Miller, M.G., DeRogatis, L.R., Dobs, A., Seftel, A.D., Althof, S.E., Brod, M., Revicki, D.A.
Psychometric evaluation of the Hypogonadism Impact of Symptoms Questionnaire.
J Sex Med. 2016;13(11):1737-1749. doi: 10.1016/j.jsxm.2016.09.006.

Brod, M., Pfeiffer, K.M., Barnett, A.H., Berntorp, K., Vilsbøll, T., Weissenberger, B.
Perceptions of diabetes control among people with type 2 diabetes treated with basal insulin in Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.
Curr Med Res Opin. 2016 Jul 11:1-9. [Epub ahead of print]

Brod, M., Nikolajsen, A., Weatherall, J., Pfeiffer, K.M.
Understanding post-prandial hyperglycemia in patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes: a web-based survey in Germany, the UK, and USA.
Diabetes Ther. 2016;7(2):335-48. doi: 10.1007/s13300-016-0175-x.

Brod, M., Galstyan, G., Unnikrishnan, A.G., Harman-Boehm, I., Prusty, V., Lavalle, F., McGill, M., Murphy, A., Puchulu, F.
Self-treated hypoglycemia in type 2 diabetes mellitus: results from the second wave of an international cross-sectional survey.
Diabetes Ther. 2016;7(2):279-93. doi: 10.1007/s13300-016-0164-0.

Brod, M., Nikolajsen, A., Weatherall, J., Pfeiffer, K.M.
The economic burden of post-prandial hyperglycemia (PPH) among people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes in three countries.
Diabetes Ther. 2016;7(1):75-90. doi: 10.1007/s13300-016-0154-2.

Brod, M., Pfeiffer, K.M., Barnett, A.H., Berntorp, K., Vilsbøll, T., Weissenberger, B.
Perceptions of diabetes control among physicians and people with type 2 diabetes uncontrolled on basal insulin in Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.
Curr Med Res Opin. 2016;32(6):981-9. doi: 10.1185/03007995.2016.1150821.

Gelhorn, H.L., Vernon, M.K., Stewart, K.D., Miller, M.G., Brod, M., Althof, S.E., DeRogatis, L.R., Dobs, A., Seftel, A.D., Revicki, D.A.
Content validity of the Hypogonadism Impact of Symptoms Questionnaire (HIS-Q): a patient-reported outcome measure to evaluate symptoms of hypogonadism.
Patient. 2016;9(2):181-90. doi: 10.1007/s40271-015-0138-8.

Brod, M., Højbjerre, L., Bushnell, D.M., Hansen, C.T.
Assessing the impact of non-severe hypoglycemic events and treatment in adults: development of the Treatment-Related Impact Measure-Non-severe Hypoglycemic Events (TRIM-HYPO).
Qual Life Res. 2015 Dec;24(12):2971-84. doi:10.1007/s11136-015-1023-6.

Brod, M., Blum, S.I., Bushnell, D.M., Ramasamy, A.
Development and validation of the Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathic Pain Impact (DPNPI) measure, a patient-reported outcome measure. 
Qual Life Res. 2015 Dec;24(12):3001-14. doi:10.1007/s11136-015-1037-0.

Tanaka, Y., Brod, M., Lane, J.R., Upadhyaya, H.
What is a clinically relevant improvement in quality of life in adults with ADHD?
J Atten Disord. 2015 Apr 15. pii: 1087054715580395. [Epub ahead of print]. 

Brod, M, Adler, L.A., Lipsius, S., Tanaka, Y., Heinloth, A.N, Upadhyaya, H.
Validation of the adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder quality-of-life scale in European patients: comparison with patients from the USA.
Atten Defic Hyperact Disord. 2015 7(2):141-150. doi:10.1007/s12402-014-0160-z.

Brod, M., Pohlman, B., Hojbjerre, L., Adalsteinsson, J.E., Rasmussen, M.H.
Impact of adult growth hormone deficiency on daily functioning and well-being.
BMC Res Notes. 2014 7; 813. doi: 10.1186/1756-0500-7-813.

Brod, M., Pohlman, B., Blum, S.I., Ramasamy, A., Carson, R.
Burden of illness of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathic Pain: a qualitative study.
Patient. 2015 Aug;8(4):339-48. doi: 10.1007/s40271-014-0093-9.

Brod, M., Alolga, S.L., Meneghini, L.
Barriers to initiating insulin in type 2 diabetes patients: development of a new patient education tool to address myths, misconceptions and clinical realities.
Patient. 2014 7(4):437-450. doi: 10.1007/s40271-014-0068-x.

Ampudia-Blasco, F.J., Galan, M., Brod, M.
A cross-sectional survey among patients and prescribers on insulin dosing irregularities and impact of mild (self-treated) hypoglycemia episodes in Spanish patients with type 2 diabetes as compared to other European patients.
Endocrinol Nutr. 2014 61(8):426-433. doi: 10.1016/j.endonu.2014.03.008.

Fulcher, G., Singer, J., Castaneda, R., Fraige Filho, F., Maffei, L., Snyman, J., Brod, M.
The psychosocial and financial impact of non-severe hypoglycemic events on people with diabetes: two international surveys.
J Med Econ. 2014 17(10):751-761. doi: 10.3111/13696998.2014.946992.

Brod, M., Wolden, M., Groleau, D., Bushnell, D. M.
Understanding the economic, daily functioning, and diabetes management burden of non-severe nocturnal hypoglycemic events in Canada: differences between type 1 and type 2.
J Med Econ. 2014 17(1);11-20. doi: 10.3111/13696998.2013.857676.

Brod, M., Pohlman, B., Kongso, J.H.
Insulin administration and the impacts of forgetting a dose.
Patient. 2014 7(1):63-71. doi: 10.1007/s40271-013-0029-9.

Brod, M., Hojbjerre, L., Adalsteinsson, J.E., Rasmussen, M.H.
Assessing the impact of growth hormone deficiency and treatment in adults: development of a new disease-specific measure.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014 99(4):1204-1212. doi: 10.1210/jc.2013-3438.

Brod, M., Wolden, M., Christensen, T., Bushnell, D.M.
Understanding the economic burden of non-severe nocturnal hypoglycemic events: impact on work productivity, disease management, and resource utilization.
Value Health. 2013 16(8):1140-1149. doi: 10.1016/j.jval.2013.09.002.

Brod, M., Fennema, H.
Validation of the Controlled Ovarian Stimulation Impact measure (COSI): assessing the patient perspective.
Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2013 Jul 31;11:130. doi: 10.1186/1477-7525-11-130.

Philis-Tsimikas, A., Brod, M., Niemeyer, M., Ocampo Francisco, A.M., Rothman, J.
Insulin degludec once-daily in type 2 diabetes: simple or step-wise titration (BEGIN™ ONCE SIMPLE USE).
Adv Ther. 2013 Jun;30(6):607-22.

Brod, M., Pohlman, B., Waldman, L.T.
Qualitative research and content validity.
In: Michalos, A.C., editor. Encyclopedia of quality of life research. Springer. c2014.

Brod, M., Wolden, M., Christensen, T., Bushnell, D.M.
A nine country study of the burden of non-severe nocturnal hypoglycemic events on diabetes management and daily function
Diabetes Obes Metab. 2013 Jun; 15(6):546-557.

Brod, M., Rana, A., Barnett, A.H.
Impact of self-treated hypoglycaemia in type 2 diabetes: a multinational survey in patients and physicians.
Curr Med Res Opin. 2012 Dec;28(12):1947-1958.

Brod, M., Rana, A., Barnett, A.H.
Adherence patterns in patients with type 2 diabetes on basal insulin analogues: missed, mistimed and reduced doses.
Curr Med Res Opin. 2012 Dec;28(12):1933-1946.

Brod, M., Pohlman, B., Wolden, M., Christensen, T.
Non-severe nocturnal hypoglycemic events: experience and impacts on patient functioning and well-being.
Qual Life Res. 2013 Jun;22(5):997-1004.

Brod, M., Pohlman, B., Lasser, R., Hodgkins, P.
Comparison of the burden of illness for adults with ADHD across seven countries: a qualitative study.
Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2012 May 14;10:47.

Brod, M., Christensen, T., Bushnell, D.M.
The impact of non-severe hypoglycemic events on daytime function and diabetes management among adults with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
J Med Econ. 2012;15(5):869-877.

Brod, M., Schmitt, E., Goodwin, M., Hodgkins, P., Niebler, G.
ADHD burden of illness in older adults: a life course perspective.
Qual Life Res. 2012 Jun;21(5):795-799.

Brod, M., Christensen, T., Bushnell, D.M.
Impact of nocturnal hypoglycemic events on diabetes management, sleep quality, and next-day function.
J Med Econ. 2012;15(1):77-86.

Magasi, S., Ryan, G., Revicki, D., Lenderking, W., Hays, R.D., Brod, M., Snyder, C., Boers, M., Cella, D.
Content validity of patient-reported outcome measures: perspectives from a PROMIS meeting
Qual Life Res. 2012 Jun;21(5):739-746.

Brod, M., Christensen, T., Hammer, M., Busk, A.K., Bushnell, D.M.
Examining the ability to detect change using the TRIM-Diabetes and TRIM-Diabetes Device measures
Qual Life Res. 2011 Nov;20(9):1513-1518.

Lucas-Carrasco, R., Gomez-Benito, J., Rejas, J., Brod, M.
The Spanish version of the dementia quality of life questionnaire: a validation study.
Aging Ment Health. 2011 May;15(4):482-489.

Brod, M., Christensen, T., Thomsen, T. L., Bushnell, D.M.
The impact of non-severe hypoglycemic events on work productivity and diabetes management.
Value Health. 2011 Jul-Aug;14(5):665-671.

Brod, M., Valensi, P., Shaban, J.A., Bushnell, D.M., Christensen, T.L.
Patient treatment satisfaction after switching to NovoMix® 30 (BIAsp 30) in the IMPROVE™ study: an analysis of the influence of prior and current treatment factors.
Qual Life Res. 2010 Nov;19(9):1285-93.

Brod, M., Hammer, M., Kragh, N., Lessard, S., Bushnell, D.M.
Development and validation of the Treatment Related Impact Measure of Weight (TRIM-Weight).
Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2010 Feb 5;8:19.

Brod, M., Christensen, T., Kongsø, J.H., Bushnell, D.M.
Examining and interpreting responsiveness of the Diabetes Medication Satisfaction measure.
J Med Econ. 2009;12(4):309-16.

Brod, M., Tesler, L.E., Christensen, T.L.
Qualitative research and content validity: developing best practices based on science and experience.
Qual Life Res. 2009 Nov;18(9):1263-1278.

Brod, M., Hammer, M., Christensen, T., Lessard, S., Bushnell, D.M.
Understanding and assessing the impact of treatment in diabetes: the Treatment-Related Impact Measures for Diabetes and Devices (TRIM-Diabetes and TRIM-Diabetes Device).
Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2009 Sep 9;7:83.

Brod, M., Kongsø, J.H., Lessard, S., Christensen, T.L.
Psychological insulin resistance: patient beliefs and implications for diabetes management.
Qual Life Res. 2009 Feb;18(1):23-32.

Brod, M., Verhaak, C.M., Wiebinga, C.J., Gerris, J., Hoomans, E.H.
Improving clinical understanding of the effect of ovarian stimulation on women’s lives.
Reprod Biomed Online. 2009 Mar;18(3):391–400.

Brod, M., Rousculp, M., Cameron, A.
Understanding compliance issues for daily self-injectable treatment in ambulatory care settings.
Patient Prefer Adherence. 2008 Feb 2;2:129-136.

Brod, M., Christensen, T., Bushnell, D.
Maximizing the value of validation findings to better understand treatment satisfaction issues for diabetes.
Qual Life Res. 2007 Aug;16(6):1053-1063.

Matza, L.S., Johnston, J.A., Faries, D.E., Malley, K.G., Brod, M.
Responsiveness of the Adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Quality of Life Scale (AAQoL).
Qual Life Res. 2007 Nov;16(9):1511-1520.

Brod, M., Cobden, D., Lammert, M., Bushnell, D., Raskin, P.
Examining correlates of treatment satisfaction for injectable insulin in type 2 diabetes: lessons learned from a clinical trial comparing biphasic and basal analogues.
Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2007 Feb;7;5:8.

Brod, M., Skovlund, S.E., Wittrup-Jensen, K.
Measuring the impact of diabetes through patient report of treatment satisfaction, productivity and symptom experience.
Qual Life Res. 2006 Apr;15(3):481-491.

Brod, M., Johnston, J., Able, S., Swindle, R.
Validation of the Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Quality-of-Life Scale (AAQOL): A disease-specific quality-of-life measure.
Qual Life Res. 2006 Feb;15(1):117-129.

Brod, M., Perwein, A., Adler, L., Spencer, T., Johnston, J.
Conceptualization and assessment of quality of life for adults with attention deficit disorder.
Prim Psychiatry. 2005;12(6):58-64.

Anderson, R.T., Skovlund, S.E., Marrero, D., Levine, D.W., Meadows, K., Brod, M., Balkrishnan, R.
Development and validation of the Insulin Treatment Satisfaction Questionnaire.
Clin Ther. 2004 Apr;26(4):565-578.

Sands, L.P., Ferreira, P., Stewart, A.L., Brod, M., Yaffe, K.
What explains differences between dementia patients’ and their caregivers’.
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2004 May-Jun;12(3):272-280.

Atkinson, M.J., Sinha, A., Hass, S.L., Colman, S.S., Kumar, R.N., Brod, M., and Rowland, C.R. 
Validation of a general measure of treatment satisfaction, the Treatment Satisfaction Questionnaire for Medication (TSQM), using a national panel study of chronic disease.
Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2004 Feb 26;2:12.

Colman, S.S., Brod, M., Potter, L., Buesching, D.P., Rowland, C.R.
Cross sectional 7-year follow-up of anxiety in primary care patients.
Depress Anxiety. 2004;19(2):105-111.

Buffum, M.D., Sands, L., Miaskowski, C., Brod, M., Washburn, A.
A clinical trial of the effectiveness of regularly scheduled versus as-needed administration of acetaminophen in the management of discomfort in older adults with dementia.
J Am Geriatr Soc. 2004 Jul;52(7):1093-1097.

Novak, A., Brod, M., Elbers, J.
Andropause and quality of life: findings from patient focus groups and clinical experts.
Maturatas. 2002 Dec 10;43(4):231-237.

Rothermich, E.A., Brod, M.I., Schonfield, W.H., Rowland, C.R., and Gomez-Mancilla, B.
Prospective study designs in outcomes research: the case of migraine.
Pharmacoeconomics. 2002;20 (11):715-725.

Washburn, A.M., Luxenberg, J., Brod, M., Steinhauer, M., Katsap, M.
A club of friends: enrolling nursing home residents in an adult day program.
J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2001 Sep-Oct;2(5):225-229.

Buffum, M.D., Miaskowski, C., Sands, L., Brod, M. 
A pilot study of the relationship between discomfort and agitation in patients with dementia. 
Geriatr Nurs. 2001 Mar-Apr;22(2):8085.

Colman, S.S., Brod, M.I., Krishnamurthy, A., Rowland, C.R., Jirgens, K.J., Gomez-Mancilla, B.
Treatment satisfaction, functional status, and health-related quality of life of migraine patients treated with almotriptan or sumatriptan.
Clin Ther. 2001 Jan;23(1):127-145.

Brod, M., Stewart, A., Sands, L.
Conceptualization of quality of life in dementia.
In: Albert, S.M., Logsdon, R.G., editors. Assessing quality of life in alzheimer’s disease. Springer: c2000.

Brod, M., Stewart, A., Sands, L., Walton, P.
Conceptualization and measurement of quality of life in dementia: the Dementia Quality of Life Instrument (DQoL).
Gerontologist. 1999 Feb;39(1):25-35.

Whitehouse, P.J., Winblad, B., Shostak, D., Bhattacharjya, A., Brod, M., et al.
First International Pharmacoeconomic Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease: report and summary.
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. 1998 Dec;12(4):266-280.

Brod, M.
Quality of life issues in patients with diabetes and lower extremity ulcers: patients and caregivers.
Qual Life Res. 1998 May;7(4):365-372.

Brod, M., Mendelsohn, G.A., Roberts, B.
Patients’ experiences of Parkinson’s disease.
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 1998 Jul;53(4):P213-222.

Buffum, M., Brod, M.
Humor and well-being in spouse caregivers of persons with Alzheimer’s disease.
Appl Nurs Res. 1998 Feb:11(1):12-18.

Wallhagen, M.I., Brod M.
Perceived control and well-being in Parkinson’s disease.
West J Nurs Res. 1997 Feb;19 (1):11-25; discussion 25-31.

Stewart, A.L., Brod, M.
Measuring health-related quality of life in older and demented populations.
In: Spilker, B. editor. Quality of life and pharmacoeconomics in clinical trials. Philadelphia, Lippencott-Raven: c1996.

Weinberg, J.K., Brod, M.
Advance medical directives: policy perspectives and practical experiences.
J Ethics Law Aging. 1995 Spring-Summer;1(1):15-35.

Brod, M., Heurtin-Roberts, S.
Older Russian emigrés and medical care.
West J Med. 1992 Sep;157(3):333-336.

Farber, H.J., Brod, M., Feinbloom, R.I.
Primary family contacts and emotional health in the institutionalized elderly.
Fam Pract Res J. 1991 Sep;11(3):309-317.

Brod, M., Feinbloom, R.I.
Feasibility and efficacy of verbal consents.
Res Aging. 1990 Sep;12(3):364-372.

Brod, M., McHenry, E., Plasse, T.F., Fedorczyk, D., Trout, J.R.
A randomized comparison of poly-hema and hydrocolloid dressings for treatment of pressure sores.
Arch Dermatol. 1990 Jul;126(7):969-970.

Wolf-Klein, G.P., Silverstone, F.A., Levy, A.P., Brod, M.
Screening for Alzheimer's disease by clock drawing.
J Am Geriatr Soc. 1989 Aug;37(8):730-734.

Brown, A., Brod, M.
Nurse preferences for heroic measures.
Gerontologist. 1988;28:194.

Kirk, J.C., Brod, M.S.
A nursing home survey of oral nutritional supplementation formula use.
Gerontologist. 1988;28:80.

Alvir, J., Silverstone, F., Brod, M., Kelman, H.
Risk factors for depression.
Gerontologist. 1988;28:331.

Brod, M., Chandler, B.
Pre- vs. post- RUGs differences in discharge status of SNF patients.
Gerontologist. 1988;28(1):125-126.

Wolf-Klein, G.P., Silverstone, F.A., Brod, M., Levy, A., Foley, C.J., Termotto, V., Breuer, J.
Are Alzheimer patients healthier?
J Am Geriatr Soc. 1988 Mar;36(3):219-224.

Levy, A., Wolf-Klein, G., Brod, M., Silverstone, F.
Clock drawing patterns in Alzheimer patients.
Psychogeriatrics. 1987 Dec;24-25.

Brod, M., Wolf-Klein, G., Levy, A., Silverstone, F.
A rapid screening test for Alzheimer’s disease.
Gerontologist. 1987;27:132.

Foley, C., Mitty, E., Brod, M.S.
Why Aging Makes the Skin More Vulnerable to Breakdown in the Presence of Wetness Due to Incontinence and the Added Effects of Pressure.
In: Special skin care problems of the incontinent elderly. The Center for Geriatrics, Gerontology and Long Term Care, Columbia University and the New York State Office of Mental Health: c1987.

Feinbloom, R., Brod, M.S.
Changes in the life course of the institutionalized elderly.
Gerontologist. 1986;26:256.

Feinbloom, R., Brod, M.S.
Researching the effects of group work on the health of a long term care population.
Gerontologist. 1985;25:261.

Yazov, L., Silverstone, F.A., Brod, M.
Measures of family support: development of a Family Assessment Schedule (FAS) to assess caregiver-ambulatory elderly relationships.
Gerontologist. 1985;25:146.

Brod, M.S., Silverstone, F.A., Kelman, H.R.
Evaluation study: ambulatory care of community treatment for the frail elderly? XIII International Congress of Gerontology, New York, NY, July 1985.
Gerontologist. 1985;25:89.

Brod, M.S., Hall, S.M.
Joiners and non-joiners in smoking treatment: a comparison of psychosocial variables.
Addict Behav. 1984;9(2):217-221.


Updated: June 12, 2018