Jane E Sisk
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- The success of recruiting minorities, women, and elderly into a randomized controlled effectiveness trialJane E Sisk
Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
Mt Sinai J Med 75:37-43. 2008..Our objective was to assess whether a randomized controlled effectiveness trial enrolled patients by ethnicity/race, gender, and age in proportion to those eligible...
- Effects of nurse management on the quality of heart failure care in minority communities: a randomized trialJane E Sisk
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
Ann Intern Med 145:273-83. 2006..Despite therapies proven effective for heart failure with systolic dysfunction, the condition continues to cause substantial hospitalization, disability, and death, especially among African- American and other nonwhite populations...
- Use of medical care for chronic conditionsSandra L Decker
National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 28:26-35. 2009..Medicaid recipients and black adults obtain more of their ambulatory care in hospital emergency and outpatient departments and less in physician offices than others do...
- Collecting adequate data on racial and ethnic disparities in health: the challenges continueLinda T Bilheimer
Office of Analysis and Epidemiology, National Center for Health Statistics NCHS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 27:383-91. 2008..Collaborations among private and public stakeholders hold promise for improving estimation methods and assessing disparities among small populations...
- Trends in diabetes treatment patterns among primary care providersSandra L Decker
Division of Health Care Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
J Ambul Care Manage 32:333-41. 2009....
- Which physicians and practices are using electronic medical records?Catharine W Burt
Division of Health Care Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, Maryland, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1334-43. 2005....
- How do urban African Americans and Latinos view the influence of diet on hypertension?Carol R Horowitz
Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 15:631-44. 2004..These findings suggest the importance of culturally sensitive approaches to dietary improvements...
- When does a difference become a disparity? Conceptualizing racial and ethnic disparities in healthPaul L Hebert
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, NY, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 27:374-82. 2008..The degree to which one sees environmental factors and social context as shaping choices has important implications for the measurement of disparities and ultimately for directing efforts to eliminate them...
- Cost-effectiveness of vaccination against invasive pneumococcal disease among people 50 through 64 years of age: role of comorbid conditions and raceJane E Sisk
Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Room 2 34, 1425 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
Ann Intern Med 138:960-8. 2003....
- Hypertension management in minority communities: a clinician surveyCheryl E Goldstein
Division of General Internal Medicine, 2E3 37 Walter C Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
J Gen Intern Med 23:81-6. 2008..Rates of blood pressure (BP) control are lower in minority populations compared to whites...
- Cost-effectiveness of nurse-led disease management for heart failure in an ethnically diverse urban communityPaul L Hebert
Health Services Research and Development, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health CareSystem, 1100 Olive Way, Suite 1400, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Ann Intern Med 149:540-8. 2008..Randomized, controlled trials have shown that nurse-led disease management for patients with heart failure can reduce hospitalizations. Less is known about the cost-effectiveness of these interventions...