A J Rose

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Risk-adjusted percent time in therapeutic range as a quality indicator for outpatient oral anticoagulation: results of the Veterans Affairs Study to Improve Anticoagulation (VARIA)
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:22-9. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Gaps in monitoring during oral anticoagulation: insights into care transitions, monitoring barriers, and medication nonadherence
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Chest 143:751-7. 2013
  3. pmc Organizational characteristics of high- and low-performing anticoagulation clinics in the Veterans Health Administration
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:1541-60. 2012
  4. doi request reprint INR targets and site-level anticoagulation control: results from the Veterans AffaiRs Study to Improve Anticoagulation (VARIA)
    A J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 10:590-5. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Epidemiology of subtherapeutic anticoagulation in the United States
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:591-7. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Patient characteristics associated with oral anticoagulation control: results of the Veterans AffaiRs Study to Improve Anticoagulation (VARIA)
    A J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, MA 01730, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 8:2182-91. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Reexamining the recommended follow-up interval after obtaining an in-range international normalized ratio value: results from the Veterans Affairs study to improve anticoagulation
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Chest 140:359-65. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Prompt repeat testing after out-of-range INR values: a quality indicator for anticoagulation care
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:276-82. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Relevance of current guidelines for organizing an anticoagulation clinic
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, MA 01730, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:284-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The business case for quality improvement: oral anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:416-24. 2011

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Risk-adjusted percent time in therapeutic range as a quality indicator for outpatient oral anticoagulation: results of the Veterans Affairs Study to Improve Anticoagulation (VARIA)
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:22-9. 2011
    ..Our objective was to profile site performance in the Veterans Health Administration (VA) using risk-adjusted percent time in therapeutic range (TTR)...
  2. doi request reprint Gaps in monitoring during oral anticoagulation: insights into care transitions, monitoring barriers, and medication nonadherence
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Chest 143:751-7. 2013
    ..Among patients receiving oral anticoagulation, a gap of > 56 days between international normalized ratio tests suggests loss to follow-up that could lead to poor anticoagulation control and serious adverse events...
  3. pmc Organizational characteristics of high- and low-performing anticoagulation clinics in the Veterans Health Administration
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:1541-60. 2012
    ..However, ACCs vary widely in their performance on anticoagulation control. Our objective was to compare the organization and management of top-performing with that of bottom-performing ACCs...
  4. doi request reprint INR targets and site-level anticoagulation control: results from the Veterans AffaiRs Study to Improve Anticoagulation (VARIA)
    A J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 10:590-5. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that sites would vary by mean INR, and that sites of care with mean values nearest to 2.5 would achieve better anticoagulation control, as measured by per cent time in therapeutic range (TTR)...
  5. doi request reprint Epidemiology of subtherapeutic anticoagulation in the United States
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:591-7. 2009
    ..Low international normalized ratio (INR; <or=1.5) increases risk for thromboembolism. However, little is known about the epidemiology of low INR...
  6. doi request reprint Patient characteristics associated with oral anticoagulation control: results of the Veterans AffaiRs Study to Improve Anticoagulation (VARIA)
    A J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, MA 01730, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 8:2182-91. 2010
    ..In patients receiving oral anticoagulation, improved control can reduce adverse outcomes such as stroke and major hemorrhage. However, little is known about patient-level predictors of anticoagulation control...
  7. doi request reprint Reexamining the recommended follow-up interval after obtaining an in-range international normalized ratio value: results from the Veterans Affairs study to improve anticoagulation
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Chest 140:359-65. 2011
    ..We examined the relationship between follow-up intervals after obtaining an in-range (2.0-3.0) international normalized ratio (INR) and anticoagulation control...
  8. doi request reprint Prompt repeat testing after out-of-range INR values: a quality indicator for anticoagulation care
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:276-82. 2011
    ..The interval until the next test after an out-of-range International Normalized Ratio (INR) value (the "follow-up interval") could serve as a process of care measure...
  9. ncbi request reprint Relevance of current guidelines for organizing an anticoagulation clinic
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, MA 01730, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:284-9. 2011
    ..To describe variations in the structure of anticoagulation clinic (ACC) care within the Veterans Health Administration (VA) and to identify structures of care that are associated with better site-level anticoagulation control...
  10. doi request reprint The business case for quality improvement: oral anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:416-24. 2011
    ..Our objective was to demonstrate the potential for cost savings from improved control in patients anticoagulated for atrial fibrillation...
  11. pmc Using highly variable warfarin dosing to identify patients at risk for adverse events
    Lyndonna Marrast
    Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Thromb J 9:14. 2011
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  12. pmc Comparing methods of measuring treatment intensification in hypertension care
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:385-91. 2009
    ..However, we do not know the ideal way to measure TI for research and quality improvement efforts. We compared the ability of different TI measures to predict blood pressure (BP) control...
  13. doi request reprint Anticoagulation for valvular heart disease in community-based practice
    A J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Building 70, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Thromb Haemost 103:329-37. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, the rate of major haemorrhage was elevated among VHD patients compared to AF patients; this finding requires further investigation...
  14. pmc Teaching internal medicine resident physicians about Alcoholics Anonymous: a pilot study of an educational intervention
    Adam J Rose
    Section of General Internal Medicine and Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Veterans Administration Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118 2644, USA
    Subst Abus 27:5-11. 2006
    ..Our pilot study shows that a brief, didactic and experiential course can improve physician knowledge and attitudes about AA, and holds promise for improving physician interface with this commonly used intervention...
  15. ncbi request reprint Predictors of aggressive therapy for nonmetastatic prostate carcinoma in Massachusetts from 1998 to 2002
    Adam J Rose
    Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118 2644, USA
    Med Care 45:440-7. 2007
    ..However, previous studies have not accounted for the clustering of outcomes by facility...
  16. pmc Effectiveness of warfarin among patients with cancer
    Adam J Rose
    Department of Medicine, Research Unit Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118 2644, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:997-1002. 2007
    ..Is this also the case when cancer patients are anticoagulated for other indications?..
  17. pmc The accuracy of clinician perceptions of "usual" blood pressure control
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:180-3. 2008
    ..The term "clinical inertia" is used to describe the failure to manage a chronic condition aggressively enough to bring it under control. The underlying mechanisms for clinical inertia remain poorly understood...
  18. ncbi request reprint Understanding uncontrolled hypertension: is it the patient or the provider?
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:937-43. 2007
    ..70 mm Hg; P<.05). While patient adherence to therapy plays a role, vigorous clinical management by the clinician is a more important contributor to BP control...
  19. doi request reprint Single-change items did not measure change in quality of life
    Adam J Rose
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:603-8. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint Warfarin for atrial fibrillation in community-based practise
    A J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 6:1647-54. 2008
    ..Previous studies of anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation (AF) have predominantly occurred in academic settings or randomized trials, limiting their generalizability...
  21. doi request reprint Warfarin dose management affects INR control
    A J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 7:94-101. 2009
    ..Little is known about how patterns of warfarin dose management contribute to percentage time in the therapeutic International Normalized Ratio (INR) range (TTR)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Measuring quality of oral anticoagulation care: extending quality measurement to a new field
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 35:146-55. 2009
    ..To address this gap in the literature, a MEDLINE search was conducted for all papers relevant to possible quality measures in oral anticoagulation care, including measures of structure, process, and outcomes of care...
  23. ncbi request reprint Does opioid therapy affect quality of care for diabetes mellitus?
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Rd, Bldg 70, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Am J Manag Care 15:217-24. 2009
    ..To examine whether veterans who received chronic opioid therapy had worse diabetes performance measures than patients who did not receive opioids...
  24. pmc Intensifying therapy for hypertension despite suboptimal adherence
    Adam J Rose
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Boston University School of Medicine, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Hypertension 54:524-9. 2009
    ..A randomized trial could further examine optimal management of patients with suboptimal adherence...
  25. doi request reprint The influence of black race on treatment and mortality for early-stage breast cancer
    Jonathan P B Berz
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Med Care 47:986-92. 2009
    ..Black Americans have higher mortality from breast cancer than white Americans. This study explores the influence of socioeconomic factors and black race on treatment and mortality for early-stage breast cancer...