Robert E. Gramling, M.D., D.Sc.

Robert E. Gramling, M.D., D.Sc.

Contact Information

Department of Family Medicine
Research & Fellowship Programs
1381 South Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620

Office: (585) 506-9484 x115
Fax: (585) 473-2245

Journal Articles

Showing all 38 journal articles available.

2013 Feb
Gramling R, Norton SA, Ladwig S, Metzger M, Deluca J, Gramling D, Schatz D, Epstein R, Quill T, Alexander S. "Direct observation of prognosis communication in palliative care: a descriptive study." Journal of pain and symptom management.. 2013 Feb; 45(2):202-12. Epub 2012 May 30.
2013 Feb
Epstein RM, Gramling RE. "What is shared in shared decision making? Complex decisions when the evidence is unclear." Medical care research and review : MCRR. 2013 Feb; 70(1 Suppl):94S-112S. Epub 2012 Oct 02.
2012 Nov
Gramling D, Gramling R. "Laughing at the dark: tactical humor for autonomous decision making in serious illness." Journal of palliative medicine.. 2012 Nov; 15(11):1170-2.
2012 Oct
Wang C, Sen A, Ruffin MT, Nease DE, Gramling R, Acheson LS, O'Neill SM, Rubinstein WS, . "Family history assessment: impact on disease risk perceptions." American journal of preventive medicine.. 2012 Oct; 43(4):392-8.
2011 Nov
Rubinstein WS, Acheson LS, O'Neill SM, Ruffin MT, Wang C, Beaumont JL, Rothrock N, . "Clinical utility of family history for cancer screening and referral in primary care: a report from the Family Healthware Impact Trial." Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics.. 2011 Nov; 13(11):956-65.
2011 May 23
Gramling R, Epstein R. "Optimism amid serious disease: clinical panacea or ethical conundrum?: comment on "Recovery expectations and long-term prognosis of patients with coronary heart disease"." Archives of internal medicine.. 2011 May 23; 171(10):935-6. Epub 2011 Feb 28.
2011 May
Heffner KL, Waring ME, Roberts MB, Eaton CB, Gramling R. "Social isolation, C-reactive protein, and coronary heart disease mortality among community-dwelling adults." Social science & medicine.. 2011 May; 72(9):1482-8. Epub 2011 Mar 30.
2011 Jan
Rubinstein WS, O'neill SM, Rothrock N, Starzyk EJ, Beaumont JL, Acheson LS, Wang C, Gramling R, Galliher JM, Ruffin MT. "Components of family history associated with women's disease perceptions for cancer: a report from the Family Healthwareâ„¢ Impact Trial." Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics.. 2011 Jan; 13(1):52-62.
2011
Ruffin MT, Nease DE, Sen A, Pace WD, Wang C, Acheson LS, Rubinstein WS, O'Neill S, Gramling R, . "Effect of preventive messages tailored to family history on health behaviors: the Family Healthware Impact Trial." Annals of family medicine.. 2011 9(1):3-11.
2010 Apr
Acheson LS, Wang C, Zyzanski SJ, Lynn A, Ruffin MT, Gramling R, Rubinstein WS, O'Neill SM, Nease DE, . "Family history and perceptions about risk and prevention for chronic diseases in primary care: a report from the family healthware impact trial." Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics.. 2010 Apr; 12(4):212-8.
2010
Gramling R, Heffner KL, Klein WM, Zajac LE, Roberts M, Eaton CB. "Is the association between optimistic cardiovascular risk perceptions and lower rates of cardiovascular disease mortality explained by biomarkers of systemic inflammation or endothelial function? A case-cohort study." BioPsychoSocial medicine. 2010 4(1):11. Epub 2010 Sep 21.
2010
Gramling R, Lash TL, Rothman KJ, Cabral HJ, Silliman R, Roberts M, Stefanick ML, Harrigan R, Bertoia ML, Eaton CB. "Family history of later-onset breast cancer, breast healthy behavior and invasive breast cancer among postmenopausal women: a cohort study." Breast cancer research : BCR. 2010 12(5):R82. Epub 2010 Oct 12.
2009 Sep
Gramling R, Eaton CB, Rothman KJ, Cabral H, Silliman RA, Lash TL. "Hormone replacement therapy, family history, and breast cancer risk among postmenopausal women." Epidemiology.. 2009 Sep; 20(5):752-6.
2009 Jun
O'Neill SM, Rubinstein WS, Wang C, Yoon PW, Acheson LS, Rothrock N, Starzyk EJ, Beaumont JL, Galliher JM, Ruffin MT, . "Familial risk for common diseases in primary care: the Family Healthware Impact Trial." American journal of preventive medicine.. 2009 Jun; 36(6):506-14.
2009 Feb
Wang C, O'Neill SM, Rothrock N, Gramling R, Sen A, Acheson LS, Rubinstein WS, Nease DE, Ruffin MT, . "Comparison of risk perceptions and beliefs across common chronic diseases." Preventive medicine.. 2009 Feb; 48(2):197-202. Epub 2008 Nov 25.
2009 Feb
Gramling R, Clarke J, Simmons E. "Racial distribution of patient population and family physician endorsed importance of screening patients for inherited predisposition to cancer." Journal of health care for the poor and underserved.. 2009 Feb; 20(1):50-4.
2008 Sep
Eaton CB, Gramling R, Parker DR, Roberts MB, Lu B, Ridker PM. "Prospective association of vascular endothelial growth factor-A (VEGF-A) with coronary heart disease mortality in southeastern New England." Atherosclerosis. 2008 Sep; 200(1):221-7. Epub 2008 Feb 07.
2008 Apr
Farrell TW, Chandran R, Gramling R. "Understanding the role of shame in the clinical assessment of health literacy." Family medicine.. 2008 Apr; 40(4):235-6.
2008 Mar
Burke M, Gramling R, Lavallee L, Chandran R. "Family medicine resident confidence with screening for, and communicating about, genomic susceptibility to breast cancer." Family medicine.. 2008 Mar; 40(3):161.
2008
Parker DR, Gramling R, Goldman RE, Eaton CB, Ahern D, Cover RT, Borkan J. "Physicians' perceptions of barriers and facilitators regarding adoption of the National Cholesterol Education Program guidelines." Preventive cardiology. 2008 11(1):29-35.
2008
Gramling R, Klein W, Roberts M, Waring ME, Gramling D, Eaton CB. "Self-rated cardiovascular risk and 15-year cardiovascular mortality." Annals of family medicine.. 2008 6(4):302-6.
2007 Jun
Gramling R, Anthony D, Frierson G, Bowen D. "The cancer worry chart: a single-item screening measure of worry about developing breast cancer." Psycho-oncology.. 2007 Jun; 16(6):593-7.
2007
Gramling R, Irvin-Vidrine J. "State of the art review: risk communication during screening for genomic breast cancer susceptibility." Journal of Lifestyle Medicine. 2007; : 54-58. Link
2006 Oct
Gramling R, Anthony D, Simmons E, Bowen D. "Self-rated breast cancer risk among women reporting a first-degree family history of breast cancer on office screening questionnaires in routine medical care: the role of physician-delivered risk feedback." Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics.. 2006 Oct; 8(10):658-64.
2006
Goldman RE, Parker DR, Eaton CB, Borkan JM, Gramling R, Cover RT, Ahern DK. "Patients' perceptions of cholesterol, cardiovascular disease risk, and risk communication strategies." Annals of family medicine.. 2006 4(3):205-12.
2005
Gramling R, Anthony D, Lowery J, Ballinger L, Ma D, Habbal R, Leighton N, Bowen D. "Association between screening family medical history in general medical care and lower burden of cancer worry among women with a close family history of breast cancer." Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics.. 2005 7(9):640-5.
2005
Crouch MA, Gramling R. "Family history of coronary heart disease: evidence-based applications." Primary care. 2005 32(4):995-1010.
2004 Nov
David SP, Eaton CB, Taylor JS, Stamp MJ, Cyr M, Siegel B, Gramling R, Walton R. "Envisaging and applying a unifying three-dimensional theoretical framework for generalist physicians." Medicine and health, Rhode Island. 2004 Nov; 87(11):336-40.
2004 Aug
Fine LJ, Philogene GS, Gramling R, Coups EJ, Sinha S. "Prevalence of multiple chronic disease risk factors. 2001 National Health Interview Survey." American journal of preventive medicine.. 2004 Aug; 27(2 Suppl):18-24.
2004 Jun
Sciamanna CN, Novak SP, Houston TK, Gramling R, Marcus BH. "Visit satisfaction and tailored health behavior communications in primary care." American journal of preventive medicine.. 2004 Jun; 26(5):426-30.
2004
Gramling R, Nash J, Siren K, Eaton C, Culpepper L. "Family physician self-efficacy with screening for inherited cancer risk." Annals of family medicine.. 2004 2(2):130-2.
2004
Gramling R, Trask P, Nash J, Culpepper L. "Family physicians' beliefs about genetic testing." Family medicine.. 2004 36(10):691-2.
2004
Gramling R, Duffy C, David S. "Does providing hereditary breast cancer risk assessment support to practicing physicians decrease the likelihood of them discussing such risk with their patients?" Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics.. 2004 6(6):542.
2004
Gramling R, Irvin JE, Nash J, Sciamanna C, Culpepper L. "Numeracy and medicine: key family physician attitudes about communicating probability with patients." The Journal of the American Board of Family Practice / American Board of Family Practice. 2004 17(6):473.
2003
Gramling R, Nash J, Siren K, Culpepper L. "Predictive genetics in primary care: expectations for the motivational impact of genetic testing affects the importance family physicians place on screening for familial cancer risk." Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics.. 2003 5(3):172-5.
2003
Wiecha JM, Gramling R, Joachim P, Vanderschmidt H. "Collaborative e-learning using streaming video and asynchronous discussion boards to teach the cognitive foundation of medical interviewing: a case study." Journal of medical Internet research. 2003 5(2):e13.
1999
Westfall J; Gramling R; O'Brian-Gonzales A; Barley G. "Health-Related Knowledge And Preparedness Of High-Altitude Wilderness Hikers In Colorado". International Journal of Wilderness. 1999; : 5(3): 27-33.
1995 Jul 4
Brown RL, Gramling R, Bert RJ, Karpen JW. "Cyclic GMP contact points within the 63-kDa subunit and a 240-kDa associated protein of retinal rod cGMP-activated channels." Biochemistry.. 1995 Jul 4; 34(26):8365-70.

Books

2012
Gramling R, Carroll T, Epstein R. "Prognostication in advanced illness". Evidence-Based Practice of Palliative Medicine. Goldstein N, Morrison S. : Elsevier Press, 2012.
2012
Carroll T, Epstein R, Gramling R. "Stategies for estimating survival prognoses in advanced cancer". Evidence-Based Practice of Palliative Medicine. Goldstein N, Morrison S. : Elsevier Press, 2012.
2012
Carroll T, Epstein R, Gramling R. "Strategies for estimating survival prognosis in advanced non-cancer illnesses". Evidence-Based Practice of Palliative Medicine. Goldstein N, Morrison S. : Elsevier Press, 2012.