John A Fleishman

Summary

Affiliation: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Global self-rated mental health: associations with other mental health measures and with role functioning
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Med Care 45:602-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends in HIV-related inpatient admissions from 1993 to 1997: a seven-state study
    J A Fleishman
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 28:73-80. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of differential item functioning on age and gender differences in functional disability
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Cost and Financing Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 2101 East Jefferson Street, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:S275-84. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Patterns of coping among persons with HIV infection: configurations, correlates, and change
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 32:187-204. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Using the SF-12 health status measure to improve predictions of medical expenditures
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Med Care 44:I54-63. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Demographic variation in SF-12 scores: true differences or differential item functioning?
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Cost and Financing Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Med Care 41:III75-III86. 2003
  7. pmc Establishment, retention, and loss to follow-up in outpatient HIV care
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Cost and Financing Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:249-59. 2012
  8. pmc Associations between outpatient and inpatient service use among persons with HIV infection: a positive or negative relationship?
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Cost and Financing Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:76-95. 2008
  9. pmc Disparities in receipt of antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected adults (2002-2008)
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Med Care 50:419-27. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Hospital and outpatient health services utilization among HIV-infected adults in care 2000-2002
    John A Fleishman
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Med Care 43:III40-52. 2005

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Global self-rated mental health: associations with other mental health measures and with role functioning
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Med Care 45:602-9. 2007
    ..A large body of research shows that global self-rated health is related to important outcome variables. Increasingly, studies also obtain a single global self-rating of mental health, but understanding of what this item measures is limited...
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends in HIV-related inpatient admissions from 1993 to 1997: a seven-state study
    J A Fleishman
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 28:73-80. 2001
    ..Using comprehensive hospital discharge data from seven states, this study examines trends in HIV-related inpatient admission rates and lengths of stay from 1993 through 1997...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of differential item functioning on age and gender differences in functional disability
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Cost and Financing Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 2101 East Jefferson Street, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:S275-84. 2002
    ..This study examines the extent to which DIF affects estimates of age and gender group differences in disability severity among adults with some functional disability...
  4. ncbi request reprint Patterns of coping among persons with HIV infection: configurations, correlates, and change
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 32:187-204. 2003
    ..Results highlight issues in ascertaining the causal direction between coping and psychological outcomes, as well as in specifying the nature of stressful situations with which people are coping...
  5. ncbi request reprint Using the SF-12 health status measure to improve predictions of medical expenditures
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Med Care 44:I54-63. 2006
    ..Relatively few studies have used self-reported health status in models to predict medical expenditures, and many of these have used the SF-36...
  6. ncbi request reprint Demographic variation in SF-12 scores: true differences or differential item functioning?
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Cost and Financing Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Med Care 41:III75-III86. 2003
    ..Demographic differences have been reported in summary measures of physical and mental health based on the SF-12 instrument...
  7. pmc Establishment, retention, and loss to follow-up in outpatient HIV care
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Cost and Financing Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:249-59. 2012
    ..However, initially establishing HIV care and subsequent retention in care are problematic. This study examines establishment, retention, and loss to follow-up (LTFU) in a large multi-site cohort over a 2-8 year period...
  8. pmc Associations between outpatient and inpatient service use among persons with HIV infection: a positive or negative relationship?
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Cost and Financing Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:76-95. 2008
    ..To examine the prospective association between frequency of outpatient visits and subsequent inpatient admissions...
  9. pmc Disparities in receipt of antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected adults (2002-2008)
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Med Care 50:419-27. 2012
    ..Recent therapeutic developments and changing epidemiological profiles may have altered such disparities. We examine the extent to which sociodemographic differences in prescribed ART have changed between 2002 and 2008...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hospital and outpatient health services utilization among HIV-infected adults in care 2000-2002
    John A Fleishman
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Med Care 43:III40-52. 2005
    ..Rapid changes in HIV epidemiology and antiretroviral therapy may have resulted in recent changes in patterns of healthcare utilization...
  11. doi request reprint Deriving SF-12v2 physical and mental health summary scores: a comparison of different scoring algorithms
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Cost and Financing Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Qual Life Res 19:231-41. 2010
    ..S. sample and compares the new summary scores to the standard ones. Due to controversy regarding methods for developing scoring coefficients for the summary score, we compare summary scores produced by different methods...
  12. pmc Using information on clinical conditions to predict high-cost patients
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:532-52. 2010
    ..To compare the ability of different models to predict prospectively whether someone will incur high medical expenditures...
  13. pmc The economic burden of late entry into medical care for patients with HIV infection
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Med Care 48:1071-9. 2010
    ..A large proportion of people with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection enter care late in the HIV disease course. Late entry can increase expenditures for care...
  14. doi request reprint Self-rated mental health and racial/ethnic disparities in mental health service use
    Samuel H Zuvekas
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Med Care 46:915-23. 2008
    ..In addition, mental health service use is lower among members of minority communities, compared with non-Hispanic whites...
  15. pmc Thirty-day hospital readmission rate among adults living with HIV
    Stephen A Berry
    aJohns Hopkins University, Baltimore bAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland cUniversity of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania dOregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    AIDS 27:2059-68. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine readmission rates and to identify factors associated with readmission among persons living with HIV...
  16. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in HIV-related inpatient admissions 1996-2000: a 7-state study
    John A Fleishman
    Center for Cost and Financing Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 34:102-10. 2003
    ..Using comprehensive hospital discharge data from 7 states, this study examines trends in HIV-related inpatient admissions and length of stay (LOS) from 1996 through 2000...
  17. ncbi request reprint Estimating the national cost of treating people with HIV disease: patient, payer, and provider data
    F J Hellinger
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 24:182-8. 2000
    ..This study derives estimates using two novel approaches (i.e., payer-based and provider-based) and compares these with existing estimates...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predicting EuroQoL EQ-5D preference scores from the SF-12 Health Survey in a nationally representative sample
    William F Lawrence
    Center for Outcomes and Evidence, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Med Decis Making 24:160-9. 2004
    ..To predict the EuroQoL EQ-5D utility index from the SF-12 Health Survey for a US national sample of adults...
  19. ncbi request reprint Rural-urban differences in usual source of care and ambulatory service use: analyses of national data using Urban Influence Codes
    Sharon L Larson
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Med Care 41:III65-III74. 2003
    ..Rural-urban disparities in access to and utilization of medical care have been a long-standing focus of concern...
  20. ncbi request reprint Location, race, and hospital care for AIDS patients: an analysis of 10 states
    F J Hellinger
    AHRQ, 2101 East Jefferson St, Suite 605, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Inquiry 38:319-30. 2001
    ..State-level policies, such as home and community-based waiver programs and enhanced HIV reimbursement rates, significantly affected hospital use...
  21. ncbi request reprint Patterns of diagnoses in hospital admissions in a multistate cohort of HIV-positive adults in 2001
    Marian E Betz
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Med Care 43:III3-14. 2005
    ..An understanding of healthcare utilization patterns is important for optimization of care and resource allocation. We examined the diagnoses for hospitalizations of patients with HIV in 2001...
  22. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of alcohol consumption and heavy drinking among people with HIV in the United States: results from the HIV Cost and Services Utilization Study
    Frank H Galvan
    Collaborative Alcohol Research Center, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, California 90059, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:179-86. 2002
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  23. ncbi request reprint Re-estimating the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in a nationally representative sample of persons receiving care for HIV: results from the HIV Cost and Services Utilization Study
    Maria Orlando
    RAND Health Division, Santa Monica, CA, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 11:75-82. 2002
    ..Prevalence rates reported in this study are as much as 16% lower than rates estimated using the CIDI-SF alone, but are still considerably higher than estimates for the general community population...
  24. pmc Use of alternative therapists among people in care for HIV in the United States
    Andrew S London
    Department of Sociology and Center for Policy Research, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 1020, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:980-7. 2003
    ..This study examined the influence of sociodemographic, clinical, and attitudinal variables on the use of alternative therapists by people in care for HIV...
  25. ncbi request reprint Is outpatient care associated with lower use of inpatient and emergency care? An analysis of persons with HIV disease
    Liliana E Pezzin
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:1228-38. 2003
    ..The authors use data from the AIDS Costs and Service Utilization Survey (ACSUS) to investigate the extent to which use of ambulatory medical care is associated with inpatient and emergency department use among HIV-infected persons...
  26. ncbi request reprint Immunologic function and virologic suppression among children with perinatally acquired HIV Infection on highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Richard M Rutstein
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Med Care 43:III15-22. 2005
    ..Limited data are available on the level of virologic suppression and immune function of pediatric patients followed in clinical settings in the HAART era...
  27. ncbi request reprint Assessing and understanding measurement equivalence in health outcome measures. Issues for further quantitative and qualitative inquiry
    Colleen A McHorney
    Outcomes Research and Management, Merck and Co, Inc, West Point, Pennsylvania 19486, USA
    Med Care 44:S205-10. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint Hospital and outpatient health services utilization among HIV-infected children in care 2000-2001
    Richard M Rutstein
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Med Care 43:III31-9. 2005
    ..The aging of the pediatric HIV cohort and advances in antiretroviral therapy for children may have resulted in recent changes in patterns of healthcare utilization...
  29. pmc Effect of dysthymia on receipt of HAART by minority HIV-infected women
    Barbara J Turner
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1235-41. 2006
    ..Receipt of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) differs by gender and racial/ethnic group and may reflect an effect of mood disorders...
  30. ncbi request reprint Racial and gender disparities in receipt of highly active antiretroviral therapy persist in a multistate sample of HIV patients in 2001
    Kelly A Gebo
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 38:96-103. 2005
    ..We examined whether demographic disparities in the use of HAART persist in 2001 and if outpatient care is associated with HAART utilization...
  31. ncbi request reprint High rates of primary Mycobacterium avium complex and Pneumocystis jiroveci prophylaxis in the United States
    Kelly A Gebo
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Med Care 43:III23-30. 2005
    ..National data from the mid-1990s demonstrated that many eligible patients with HIV infection do not receive prophylaxis for opportunistic infections (OIs) and that racial and gender disparities existed in OI prophylaxis receipt...
  32. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations for metabolic conditions, opportunistic infections, and injection drug use among HIV patients: trends between 1996 and 2000 in 12 states
    Kelly A Gebo
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:609-16. 2005
    ..Rapid changes in HIV epidemiology and highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) may have resulted in recent changes in patterns of inpatient utilization...
  33. ncbi request reprint The diverse older HIV-positive population: a national profile of economic circumstances, social support, and quality of life
    Stephen Crystal
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:S76-83. 2003
    ..Interventions need to be tailored to the needs of these distinct subpopulations, with an emphasis on development of supportive care interventions for older IDUs...
  34. ncbi request reprint The HIV Research Network: a unique opportunity for real time clinical utilization analysis in HIV
    Kelly A Gebo
    Hopkins HIV Rep 15:5-6. 2003
  35. pmc Access to HAART and utilization of inpatient medical hospital services among HIV-infected patients with co-occurring serious mental illness and injection drug use
    Seth Himelhoch
    Division of Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21212, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:518-25. 2007
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  36. ncbi request reprint Insurance status of HIV-infected adults in the post-HAART era: evidence from the United States
    Dana P Goldman
    RAND, 1700 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 2:85-90. 2003
    ..More speculatively, it suggests that the United States system for financing health care is not well-equipped to deal with epidemics that afflict a population in its prime work years...