Terri Fried, MD

Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)

Research Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Geriatric Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Interests

Advance Care Planning; Decision Making; Geriatrics; Health Care; Patient Preference

Research Summary

The long–term goal of Dr. Fried’s research is to improve treatment decision-making for older persons. It seeks to enhance the frequency and quality of shared decision–making in order to provide patients with care that best meets their treatment preferences. In order to achieve this goal, her research has focused on a) expanding the treatment choices available to older persons for their care, b) eliciting their preferences for these different options, and c) identifying barriers to honoring patients’ preferences.

Specialized Terms: Treatment decision-making; Preferences; Advance care planning; Multiple conditions

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Breast - Female, Breast - Male Development and Evaluation of a Decision Analysis Based Decision Aid

Selected Publications

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Contact Info

Terri Fried, MD
Lab Location
VA Connecticut Healthcare
950 Campbell Avenue

West Haven, CT 06516
Mailing Address
GeriatricsPO Box 208056
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8056