Description of Research Expertise:
public health, medication adherence, health outcomes, measurement, health literacy, healthcare quality, healthcare utilization, public health
Serper M, Patzer RE, Reese PP, Przytula K, Koval R, Ladner DP, Levitsky JM, Abecassis MM, Wolf MS: Medication misuse, non-adherence, and clinical outcomes among liver transplant recipients. Liver Transplantation 21 (1): 22-8,2014.
Wolf MS, Bailey SC, Serper M, Smith M, Davis TC, Russell AL, Manzoor BS, Belter L, Parker RM, Lambert B: Comparative effectiveness of patient-centered strategies to improve FDA medication guides. Medical Care 52 (9): 781-9,2014.
Serper M, Patzer RE, Curtis LM, Smith SG, O'Conor R, Baker DW, Wolf MS: Health literacy, cognitive ability, and functional health status among older adults. Health Services Research 49 (4): 1249-67,2014.
Serper M, Gawron AJ, Smith SG, Pandit AA, Dahlke AR, Bojarski EA, Keswani RN, Wolf MS: Patient factors that affect quality of colonoscopy preparation. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 12 (3): 451-7,2014.
Serper M, McCarthy DM, Patzer RE, King JP, Bailey SC, Smith SG, Parker RM, Davis TC, Ladner DP, Wolf MS: What patients think doctors know: beliefs about provider knowledge as barriers to safe medication use Patient Education and Counseling 93 (2): 306-11,2013.
McCarthy DM, Davis TC, King JP, Mullen RJ, Bailey SC, Serper M, Jacobson KL, Parker RM, Wolf MS: Take-Wait-Stop: a patient-centered strategy for writing PRN medication instructions Journal of Health Communication 18 Suppl 1 : 40-8,2013.
Lenahan JL, McCarthy DM, Davis TC, Curtis LM, Serper M, Wolf MS: A drug by any other name: patients' ability to identify medication regimens and its association with adherence and health outcomes Journal of Health Communication 18 Suppl 1 : 31-9,2013.
Wolf MS, King J, Jacobson K, DiFrancesco L, Bailey SC, Mullen R, McCarthy D, Serper M, Davis TC, Parker RM: Risk of unintentional overdose with non-prescription acetaminophen products Journal of General Internal Medicine 27 (12): 1587-93,2012.
Smith SG, VonWagner C, McGregor LM, Curtis LM, Wilson EAH, Serper M, Wolf MS: The influence of health literacy on comprehension of a colonoscopy preparation information leaflet Diseases of the Colon and Rectum 55 (10): 1074-80,2012.
Bergeron AR, Webb JR, Serper M, Federman AD, Shrank WH, Russell AL, Wolf MS: Impact of electronic prescribing on medication use in ambulatory care The American Journal of Managed Care 19 (12): 1012-7,2013.