Keywords
Last Name
Institution

Dorothy B Wakefield MS

TitleResearch Associate II
InstitutionUConn Health Center
DepartmentCenter for Public Health and Health Policy
AddressMC 7160
MC 7160
99 Ash Street
Phone860-282-8548
vCardDownload vCard

    Collapse Bibliographic 
    Collapse selected publications
    Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
    List All   |   Timeline
    1. Puhl RM, Neumark-Sztainer D, Bryn Austin S, Suh Y, Wakefield DB. Policy Actions to Address Weight-Based Bullying and Eating Disorders in Schools: Views of Teachers and School Administrators. J Sch Health. 2016 Jul; 86(7):507-15. PMID: 27246675.
      View in: PubMed
    2. Dulipsingh L, Gaudian B, Spurrier W, Taylor L, Wakefield D, Rychlewicz S, Giwa K. Educational Intervention Along With Standardization of Diabetes Care Increased Inpatient HbA(1c) Testing: A Pilot Program. Conn Med. 2016 Apr; 80(4):231-7. PMID: 27265928.
      View in: PubMed
    3. Prime D, Arkless P, Fine J, Winter S, Wakefield DB, Scatena R. Patient experiences during awake mechanical ventilation. J Community Hosp Intern Med Perspect. 2016; 6(1):30426. PMID: 26908386.
      View in: PubMed
    4. Barry LC, Wakefield DB, Trestman RL, Conwell Y. Active and Passive Suicidal Ideation in Older Prisoners. Crisis. 2016 Mar; 37(2):88-94. PMID: 26572905.
      View in: PubMed
    5. Atabaki A, Fine J, Haggerty M, Marolda C, Wakefield D, Yu A, ZuWallack R. Effectiveness of Repeated Courses of Pulmonary Rehabilitation on Functional Exercise Capacity in Patients With COPD. J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev. 2015 Jul-Aug; 35(4):272-7. PMID: 25856732.
      View in: PubMed
    6. Jethava A, Ali S, Wakefield D, Crowell R, Sporn J, Vrendenburgh J. Diagnostic Accuracy of MRI in Predicting Breast Tumor Size: Comparative Analysis of MRI vs Histopathological Assessed Breast Tumor Size. Conn Med. 2015 May; 79(5):261-7. PMID: 26245013.
      View in: PubMed
    7. Chawla H, Bulathsinghala C, Tejada JP, Wakefield D, ZuWallack R. Physical activity as a predictor of thirty-day hospital readmission after a discharge for a clinical exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2014 Oct; 11(8):1203-9. PMID: 25167366.
      View in: PubMed
    8. Rosas-Salazar C, Forno E, Brehm JM, Han YY, Acosta-Pérez E, Cloutier MM, Wakefield DB, Alvarez M, Colón-Semidey A, Canino G, Celedón JC. Breastfeeding duration and asthma in Puerto Rican children. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2015 Jun; 50(6):527-34. PMID: 25100626; PMCID: PMC4320027 [Available on 06/01/16].
    9. Greene CA, Ford JD, Wakefield DB, Barry LC. Posttraumatic stress mediates the relationship between childhood victimization and current mental health burden in newly incarcerated adults. Child Abuse Negl. 2014 Oct; 38(10):1569-80. PMID: 25073733.
      View in: PubMed
    10. Wiley JF, Cloutier MM, Wakefield DB, Hernandez DB, Grant A, Beaulieu A, Gorin AA. Acculturation determines BMI percentile and noncore food intake in Hispanic children. J Nutr. 2014 Mar; 144(3):305-10. PMID: 24453127.
      View in: PubMed
    11. Ehsan M, Khan R, Wakefield D, Qureshi A, Murray L, Zuwallack R, Leidy NK. A longitudinal study evaluating the effect of exacerbations on physical activity in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2013 Dec; 10(6):559-64. PMID: 24053416.
      View in: PubMed
    12. Orsey AD, Wakefield DB, Cloutier MM. Physical activity (PA) and sleep among children and adolescents with cancer. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2014 May; 61(5):956. PMID: 24281941.
      View in: PubMed
    13. Barry LC, Thorpe RJ, Penninx BW, Yaffe K, Wakefield D, Ayonayon HN, Satterfield S, Newman AB, Simonsick EM. Race-related differences in depression onset and recovery in older persons over time: the health, aging, and body composition study. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2014 Jul; 22(7):682-91. PMID: 24125816; PMCID: PMC3984378.
    14. Papp KV, Kaplan RF, Springate B, Moscufo N, Wakefield DB, Guttmann CR, Wolfson L. Processing speed in normal aging: effects of white matter hyperintensities and hippocampal volume loss. Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn. 2014; 21(2):197-213. PMID: 23895570; PMCID: PMC3974573.
    15. Cloutier MM, Lucuara-Revelo P, Wakefield DB, Gorin AA. My Weight Ruler: a simple and effective tool to enhance parental understanding of child weight status. Prev Med. 2013 Nov; 57(5):550-4. PMID: 23872428.
      View in: PubMed
    16. Orsey AD, Wakefield DB, Cloutier MM. Physical activity (PA) and sleep among children and adolescents with cancer. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Nov; 60(11):1908-13. PMID: 23775811.
      View in: PubMed
    17. Wolfson L, Wakefield DB, Moscufo N, Kaplan RF, Hall CB, Schmidt JA, Guttmann CR, White WB. Rapid buildup of brain white matter hyperintensities over 4 years linked to ambulatory blood pressure, mobility, cognition, and depression in old persons. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2013 Nov; 68(11):1387-94. PMID: 23766429; PMCID: PMC3805298.
    18. White WB, Marfatia R, Schmidt J, Wakefield DB, Kaplan RF, Bohannon RW, Hall CB, Guttmann CR, Moscufo N, Fellows D, Wolfson L. INtensive versus standard ambulatory blood pressure lowering to prevent functional DeclINe in the ElderlY (INFINITY). Am Heart J. 2013 Mar; 165(3):258-265.e1. PMID: 23453090; PMCID: PMC3587966.
    19. Parris T, Wakefield D, Frimmer H. Real world performance of screening breast ultrasound following enactment of Connecticut Bill 458. Breast J. 2013 Jan-Feb; 19(1):64-70. PMID: 23240937.
      View in: PubMed
    20. Forno E, Cloutier MM, Datta S, Paul K, Sylvia J, Calvert D, Thornton-Thompson S, Wakefield DB, Brehm J, Hamilton RG, Alvarez M, Colón-Semidey A, Acosta-Pérez E, Canino G, Celedón JC. Mouse allergen, lung function, and atopy in Puerto Rican children. PLoS One. 2012; 7(7):e40383. PMID: 22815744; PMCID: PMC3398035.
    21. Cloutier MM, Tennen H, Wakefield DB, Brazil K, Hall CB. Improving clinician self-efficacy does not increase asthma guideline use by primary care clinicians. Acad Pediatr. 2012 Jul-Aug; 12(4):312-8. PMID: 22634077; PMCID: PMC3398244.
    22. Brehm JM, Acosta-Pérez E, Klei L, Roeder K, Barmada MM, Boutaoui N, Forno E, Cloutier MM, Datta S, Kelly R, Paul K, Sylvia J, Calvert D, Thornton-Thompson S, Wakefield D, Litonjua AA, Alvarez M, Colón-Semidey A, Canino G, Celedón JC. African ancestry and lung function in Puerto Rican children. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2012 Jun; 129(6):1484-90.e6. PMID: 22560959; PMCID: PMC3367038.
    23. White WB, Wolfson L, Wakefield DB, Hall CB, Campbell P, Moscufo N, Schmidt J, Kaplan RF, Pearlson G, Guttmann CR. Average daily blood pressure, not office blood pressure, is associated with progression of cerebrovascular disease and cognitive decline in older people. Circulation. 2011 Nov 22; 124(21):2312-9. PMID: 22105196; PMCID: PMC3235794.
    24. Weir ID, Ahmed KM, Korbuly S, Achaen A, O'Malley M, O'Malley E, Manfredi C, Wakefield DB, Fine JM, Winter SM. Detection of postoperative sleep-disordered breathing using a portable monitoring device. Sleep Breath. 2012 Sep; 16(3):881-6. PMID: 21948101.
      View in: PubMed
    25. Panzer VP, Wakefield DB, Hall CB, Wolfson LI. Mobility assessment: sensitivity and specificity of measurement sets in older adults. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2011 Jun; 92(6):905-12. PMID: 21621667; PMCID: PMC3146767.
    26. Moscufo N, Wolfson L, Meier D, Liguori M, Hildenbrand PG, Wakefield D, Schmidt JA, Pearlson GD, Guttmann CR. Mobility decline in the elderly relates to lesion accrual in the splenium of the corpus callosum. Age (Dordr). 2012 Apr; 34(2):405-14. PMID: 21505765; PMCID: PMC3312641.
    27. Kremens K, Seevaratnam A, Fine J, Wakefield DB, Berman L. Implementation of therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest--a telephone survey of Connecticut hospitals. Conn Med. 2011 Apr; 75(4):203-6. PMID: 21560725.
      View in: PubMed
    28. Lyons TW, Wakefield DB, Cloutier MM. Mold and Alternaria skin test reactivity and asthma in children in Connecticut. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2011 Apr; 106(4):301-7. PMID: 21457878; PMCID: PMC3711717.
    29. Cloutier MM, Wakefield DB. Translation of a pediatric asthma-management program into a community in Connecticut. Pediatrics. 2011 Jan; 127(1):11-8. PMID: 21135006; PMCID: PMC3010092.
    30. Brazil K, Wakefield DB, Cloutier MM, Tennen H, Hall CB. Organizational culture predicts job satisfaction and perceived clinical effectiveness in pediatric primary care practices. Health Care Manage Rev. 2010 Oct-Dec; 35(4):365-71. PMID: 20844361.
      View in: PubMed
    31. Hall CB, Brazil K, Wakefield D, Lerer T, Tennen H. Organizational culture, job satisfaction, and clinician turnover in primary care. J Prim Care Community Health. 2010 Apr 1; 1(1):29-36. PMID: 23804066.
      View in: PubMed
    32. Campbell P, Ghuman N, Wakefield D, Wolfson L, White WB. Long-term reproducibility of ambulatory blood pressure is superior to office blood pressure in the very elderly. J Hum Hypertens. 2010 Nov; 24(11):749-54. PMID: 20200549; PMCID: PMC2888732.
    33. Wakefield DB, Moscufo N, Guttmann CR, Kuchel GA, Kaplan RF, Pearlson G, Wolfson L. White matter hyperintensities predict functional decline in voiding, mobility, and cognition in older adults. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2010 Feb; 58(2):275-81. PMID: 20374403; PMCID: PMC3764600.
    34. Goodell LS, Wakefield DB, Ferris AM. Rapid weight gain during the first year of life predicts obesity in 2-3 year olds from a low-income, minority population. J Community Health. 2009 Oct; 34(5):370-5. PMID: 19526332.
      View in: PubMed
    35. Cloutier MM, Grosse SD, Wakefield DB, Nurmagambetov TA, Brown CM. The economic impact of an urban asthma management program. Am J Manag Care. 2009 Jun; 15(6):345-51. PMID: 19514800.
      View in: PubMed
    36. Kuchel GA, Moscufo N, Guttmann CR, Zeevi N, Wakefield D, Schmidt J, Dubeau CE, Wolfson L. Localization of brain white matter hyperintensities and urinary incontinence in community-dwelling older adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2009 Aug; 64(8):902-9. PMID: 19386575; PMCID: PMC2709544.
    37. Cloutier MM, Wakefield DB, Tsimikas J, Hall CB, Tennen H, Brazil K. Organizational attributes of practices successful at a disease management program. J Pediatr. 2009 Feb; 154(2):290-5. PMID: 18835488; PMCID: PMC2650499.
    38. Collins MS, Abbott MA, Wakefield DB, Lapin CD, Drapeau G, Hopfer SM, Greenstein RM, Cloutier MM. Improved pulmonary and growth outcomes in cystic fibrosis by newborn screening. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2008 Jul; 43(7):648-55. PMID: 18500732.
      View in: PubMed
    39. Cloutier MM, Jones GA, Hinckson V, Wakefield DB. Effectiveness of an asthma management program in reducing disparities in care in urban children. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2008 Jun; 100(6):545-50. PMID: 18592817.
      View in: PubMed
    40. Smith SR, Wakefield DB, Cloutier MM. Relationship between pediatric primary provider visits and acute asthma ED visits. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2007 Nov; 42(11):1041-7. PMID: 17902163.
      View in: PubMed
    41. Cowen MK, Wakefield DB, Cloutier MM. Classifying asthma severity: objective versus subjective measures. J Asthma. 2007 Nov; 44(9):711-5. PMID: 17994399.
      View in: PubMed
    42. Cloutier MM, Wakefield DB, Sangeloty-Higgins P, Delaronde S, Hall CB. Asthma guideline use by pediatricians in private practices and asthma morbidity. Pediatrics. 2006 Nov; 118(5):1880-7. PMID: 17079558.
      View in: PubMed
    43. Hall CB, Tennen H, Wakefield DB, Brazil K, Cloutier MM. Organizational assessment in paediatric primary care: development and initial validation of the primary care organizational questionnaire. Health Serv Manage Res. 2006 Nov; 19(4):207-14. PMID: 17132197.
      View in: PubMed
    44. Wakefield DB, Cloutier MM. Modifications to HEDIS and CSTE algorithms improve case recognition of pediatric asthma. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2006 Oct; 41(10):962-71. PMID: 16871628.
      View in: PubMed
    45. Cohen RT, Celedón JC, Hinckson VJ, Ramsey CD, Wakefield DB, Weiss ST, Cloutier MM. Health-care use among Puerto Rican and African-American children with asthma. Chest. 2006 Aug; 130(2):463-71. PMID: 16899846.
      View in: PubMed
    46. Higgins PS, Wakefield D, Cloutier MM. Risk factors for asthma and asthma severity in nonurban children in Connecticut. Chest. 2005 Dec; 128(6):3846-53. PMID: 16354853.
      View in: PubMed
    47. Wolfson L, Wei X, Hall CB, Panzer V, Wakefield D, Benson RR, Schmidt JA, Warfield SK, Guttmann CR. Accrual of MRI white matter abnormalities in elderly with normal and impaired mobility. J Neurol Sci. 2005 May 15; 232(1-2):23-7. PMID: 15850578.
      View in: PubMed
    48. Cloutier MM, Hall CB, Wakefield DB, Bailit H. Use of asthma guidelines by primary care providers to reduce hospitalizations and emergency department visits in poor, minority, urban children. J Pediatr. 2005 May; 146(5):591-7. PMID: 15870660.
      View in: PubMed
    49. Celedón JC, Sredl D, Weiss ST, Pisarski M, Wakefield D, Cloutier M. Ethnicity and skin test reactivity to aeroallergens among asthmatic children in Connecticut. Chest. 2004 Jan; 125(1):85-92. PMID: 14718425.
      View in: PubMed
    50. Cloutier MM, Wakefield DB, Hall CB, Bailit HL. Childhood asthma in an urban community: prevalence, care system, and treatment. Chest. 2002 Nov; 122(5):1571-9. PMID: 12426255.
      View in: PubMed
    51. Cloutier MM, Wakefield DB, Carlisle PS, Bailit HL, Hall CB. The effect of Easy Breathing on asthma management and knowledge. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2002 Oct; 156(10):1045-51. PMID: 12361453.
      View in: PubMed
    52. Hall CB, Wakefield D, Rowe TM, Carlisle PS, Cloutier MM. Diagnosing pediatric asthma: validating the Easy Breathing Survey. J Pediatr. 2001 Aug; 139(2):267-72. PMID: 11487755.
      View in: PubMed
    Wakefield's Networks
    Click the "See All" links for more information and interactive visualizations!
    Concepts Expand Description
    _
    Co-Authors Expand Description
    _
    Similar People Expand Description
    _
    Same Department Expand Description
    Physical Neighbors Expand Description
    _