Pedro Gozalo

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of influenza on functional decline
    Pedro L Gozalo
    Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1260-7. 2012
  2. pmc End-of-life transitions among nursing home residents with cognitive issues
    Pedro Gozalo
    Brown University Program in Public Health, Department of Health Services, Policy, and Practice, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    N Engl J Med 365:1212-21. 2011
  3. pmc The effect of Medicaid nursing home reimbursement policy on Medicare hospice use in nursing homes
    Susan C Miller
    Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Care 49:797-802. 2011
  4. pmc Feeding tubes and the prevention or healing of pressure ulcers
    Joan M Teno
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:697-701. 2012
  5. ncbi Government expenditures at the end of life for short- and long-stay nursing home residents: differences by hospice enrollment status
    Susan C Miller
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02919, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1284-92. 2004
  6. pmc Terminal hospitalizations of nursing home residents: does facility increasing the rate of do not resuscitate orders reduce them?
    Joan M Teno
    The Warren Albert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, RI 02912, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 41:1040-7. 2011
  7. ncbi The problem of assessment bias when measuring the hospice effect on nursing home residents' pain
    Ning Wu
    Department of Community Health, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 26:998-1009. 2003
  8. pmc Hospice use among urban Black and White U.S. nursing home decedents in 2006
    Michael J Lepore
    Department of Community Health, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Gerontologist 51:251-60. 2011
  9. ncbi Prospects for transferring nursing home residents to the community
    Vincent Mor
    Brown University Medical School in Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1762-71. 2007
  10. pmc Weighted index explained more variance in physical function than an additively scored functional comorbidity scale
    Linda Resnik
    Providence VA Medical Center, Department of Community Health, Box G S121 6, Brown University, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:320-30. 2011

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Effect of influenza on functional decline
    Pedro L Gozalo
    Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1260-7. 2012
    ..To examine the relationship between influenza and activity of daily living (ADL) decline and other clinical indicators in nursing home (NH) residents...
  2. pmc End-of-life transitions among nursing home residents with cognitive issues
    Pedro Gozalo
    Brown University Program in Public Health, Department of Health Services, Policy, and Practice, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    N Engl J Med 365:1212-21. 2011
    ..Health care transitions in the last months of life can be burdensome and potentially of limited clinical benefit for patients with advanced cognitive and functional impairment...
  3. pmc The effect of Medicaid nursing home reimbursement policy on Medicare hospice use in nursing homes
    Susan C Miller
    Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Care 49:797-802. 2011
    ..To understand how changes in Medicaid nursing home (NH) reimbursement policy and rates affect a NH's approach to end-of-life care (ie, its use of hospice)...
  4. pmc Feeding tubes and the prevention or healing of pressure ulcers
    Joan M Teno
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:697-701. 2012
    ..Using national data, we set out to determine whether percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes prevent or help heal pressure ulcers in nursing home (NH) residents with advanced cognitive impairment (ACI)...
  5. ncbi Government expenditures at the end of life for short- and long-stay nursing home residents: differences by hospice enrollment status
    Susan C Miller
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02919, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1284-92. 2004
    ..To examine end-of-life government expenditures for short- and long-stay Medicare- and Medicaid-eligible (dual-eligible) nursing home (NH) hospice and nonhospice residents...
  6. pmc Terminal hospitalizations of nursing home residents: does facility increasing the rate of do not resuscitate orders reduce them?
    Joan M Teno
    The Warren Albert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, RI 02912, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 41:1040-7. 2011
    ..Terminal hospitalizations are costly and often avoidable with appropriate advance care planning...
  7. ncbi The problem of assessment bias when measuring the hospice effect on nursing home residents' pain
    Ning Wu
    Department of Community Health, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 26:998-1009. 2003
    ..These counterintuitive findings suggest that there is differential documentation of pain on the MDS when hospice is involved in care, perhaps because of superior pain assessment by hospice...
  8. pmc Hospice use among urban Black and White U.S. nursing home decedents in 2006
    Michael J Lepore
    Department of Community Health, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Gerontologist 51:251-60. 2011
    ..This study identifies factors associated with hospice use among urban Black and White nursing home (NH) decedents in the United States...
  9. ncbi Prospects for transferring nursing home residents to the community
    Vincent Mor
    Brown University Medical School in Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1762-71. 2007
    ..States with lower investment in community alternatives had higher proportions of low-care nursing home residents...
  10. pmc Weighted index explained more variance in physical function than an additively scored functional comorbidity scale
    Linda Resnik
    Providence VA Medical Center, Department of Community Health, Box G S121 6, Brown University, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:320-30. 2011
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  11. pmc Trends in postacute care and staffing in US nursing homes, 2001-2010
    Denise A Tyler
    Brown University, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, Providence, RI Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:817-20. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to document the growth of postacute care and contemporaneous staffing trends in US nursing homes over the decade 2001 to 2010...
  12. doi Got volunteers? Association of hospice use of volunteers with bereaved family members' overall rating of the quality of end-of-life care
    Eve M Block
    Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 39:502-6. 2010
    ..Volunteers are a key component of hospice, and they are required by Medicare conditions of participation in the United States. Yet, little is known about the impact of volunteers in hospice...
  13. doi Continuity in provider and site of care and preventive services receipt in an adult Medicaid population with physical disabilities
    Susan M Allen
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Disabil Health J 2:180-7. 2009
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  14. pmc Feeding tubes and health costs postinsertion in nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Deborah Hwang
    The Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 47:1116-20. 2014
    ..The best evidence suggests that feeding tubes are ineffective in persons with advanced dementia. Little is known about their health care costs...
  15. ncbi Effect of the bathing without a battle training intervention on bathing-associated physical and verbal outcomes in nursing home residents with dementia: a randomized crossover diffusion study
    Pedro Gozalo
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:797-804. 2014
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of the Bathing Without a Battle intervention in reducing physical and verbal aggressive behaviors for nursing home residents with dementia...
  16. ncbi Access to postacute nursing home care before and after the BBA. Balanced Budget Act
    Joseph Angelelli
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:254-64. 2002
    ..However, reduced rates of admission were concentrated in specific types of nursing facilities, suggesting a need to closely monitor the effects of ongoing post-BBA policy updates...
  17. ncbi Does receipt of hospice care in nursing homes improve the management of pain at the end of life?
    Susan C Miller
    Department of Community Health, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Box GH 3, Providence, RI 029191
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:507-15. 2002
    ..To compare analgesic management of daily pain for dying nursing home residents enrolled and not enrolled in Medicare hospice...

Research Grants2

  1. Market and Provider Effects on Hospice in Nursing Homes
    Pedro Gozalo; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  2. Market and Provider Effects on Hospice in Nursing Homes
    Pedro Gozalo; Fiscal Year: 2004
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