Mario T Britto

Summary

Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pilot and feasibility test of adolescent-controlled text messaging reminders
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:114-21. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Overestimation of impairment-related asthma control by adolescents
    Maria T Britto
    Center for Innovation in Chronic Disease Care, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr 158:1028-1030.e1. 2011
  3. pmc Improving influenza immunisation for high-risk children and adolescents
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:363-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Combining evidence and diffusion of innovation theory to enhance influenza immunization
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:426-32. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center: transforming care for children and families
    Maria T Britto
    Chronic Care Programs, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:541-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Combining evidence and diffusion of innovation theory to enhance influenza immunization
    Mario T Britto
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:426-32. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Specialists understanding of the health care preferences of chronically ill adolescents
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:334-41. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Improving access to pediatric subspecialty care: initial failures and lessons learned
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 17:320-9. 2008
  9. pmc Usability testing finds problems for novice users of pediatric portals
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:660-9. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Adolescents' needs for health care privacy
    Maria T Britto
    Center for Innovation in Chronic Disease Care, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, 3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 7027, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e1469-76. 2010

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Publications41

  1. doi request reprint Pilot and feasibility test of adolescent-controlled text messaging reminders
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:114-21. 2012
    ..This pilot study assessed the feasibility, acceptability, and utility of a text messaging system that allowed teenagers with asthma to generate and control medical reminders sent to their mobile phones...
  2. doi request reprint Overestimation of impairment-related asthma control by adolescents
    Maria T Britto
    Center for Innovation in Chronic Disease Care, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr 158:1028-1030.e1. 2011
    ..8%). Providers should ask detailed, structured questions to get the most comprehensive picture of a patient's impairment-related control so they can ultimately improve disease outcomes...
  3. pmc Improving influenza immunisation for high-risk children and adolescents
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:363-8. 2007
    ..To improve influenza vaccination rates for high-risk children and adolescents...
  4. ncbi request reprint Combining evidence and diffusion of innovation theory to enhance influenza immunization
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:426-32. 2006
    ..4% (5% declined) among 200 patients with cystic fibrosis (CF). Diffusion of innovation theory was used to guide the design and implementation of spread to other clinics...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center: transforming care for children and families
    Maria T Britto
    Chronic Care Programs, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:541-8. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Combining evidence and diffusion of innovation theory to enhance influenza immunization
    Mario T Britto
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:426-32. 2006
    ..DISCUSSION: A combination of interventions, guided by evidence and diffusion of innovation theory, led to immunization rates higher than those reported in the literature...
  7. ncbi request reprint Specialists understanding of the health care preferences of chronically ill adolescents
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:334-41. 2007
    ..Doctors must understand patients' priorities to create an effective treatment partnership. Little is known about whether subspecialist pediatricians understand chronically ill adolescents' preferences...
  8. doi request reprint Improving access to pediatric subspecialty care: initial failures and lessons learned
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 17:320-9. 2008
    ..We then sought to describe the reasons for the initial failure of these strategies...
  9. pmc Usability testing finds problems for novice users of pediatric portals
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:660-9. 2009
    ..DESIGN Sixteen parents used a prototype and test data to complete 14 tasks followed by a validated satisfaction questionnaire. Three iterations of the prototype were used...
  10. doi request reprint Adolescents' needs for health care privacy
    Maria T Britto
    Center for Innovation in Chronic Disease Care, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, 3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 7027, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e1469-76. 2010
    ..To understand adolescents' preferences for multidimensional aspects of privacy, including psychological, social, and physical, and confidentiality (informational privacy) in the health care setting...
  11. ncbi request reprint Health care preferences and priorities of adolescents with chronic illnesses
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 114:1272-80. 2004
    ..Efforts to make health care for adolescents with chronic illnesses more patient-centered must be grounded in an understanding and clear measures of adolescents' preferences and priorities...
  12. doi request reprint Pediatric personal health records: current trends and key challenges
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 7027, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 123:S97-9. 2009
    ..Special considerations in pediatrics include pediatric content such as growth charts, complex privacy and confidentiality considerations, and the changing developmental needs of children and adolescents...
  13. pmc Health values in adolescents with or without inflammatory bowel disease
    Michael S Yi
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0535, USA
    J Pediatr 154:527-34. 2009
    ..To examine for differences in and predictors of health value/utility scores in adolescents with or without inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)...
  14. pmc Mind-body complementary alternative medicine use and quality of life in adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease
    Sian Cotton
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0840, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 16:501-6. 2010
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  15. doi request reprint Views of treatment decision making from adolescents with chronic illnesses and their parents: a pilot study
    Jennifer M Knopf
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Center for Innovation in Chronic Disease Care, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Health Expect 11:343-54. 2008
    ..The primary purpose of this study is to describe the decision-making preferences of adolescents with chronic illnesses and their parents, and the extent to which they agree...
  16. ncbi request reprint Individualized daily schedules for hospitalized adolescents with cystic fibrosis
    Jeanne Weiland
    Division of Patient Services, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 17:284-9. 2003
    ..This article describes the effects of an individualized patient schedule on satisfaction and clinical outcomes for patients with cystic fibrosis admitted to an adolescent unit...
  17. doi request reprint Risk factors associated with surgical site infection after pediatric posterior spinal fusion procedure
    W Matthew Linam
    Divisions of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:109-16. 2009
    ..To identify risk factors associated with surgical site infection (SSI) after pediatric posterior spinal fusion procedure by examining characteristics related to the patient, the surgical procedure, and tissue hypoxia...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effect of multisource feedback on resident communication skills and professionalism: a randomized controlled trial
    William B Brinkman
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:44-9. 2007
    ..To determine whether augmenting standard feedback on resident performance with a multisource feedback intervention improved pediatric resident communication skills and professionalism...
  19. doi request reprint Quality improvement, clinical research, and quality improvement research--opportunities for integration
    Peter Margolis
    Center for Health Care Quality, Division of Health Policy and Clinical Effectiveness, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Mail Location 7014, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 56:831-41. 2009
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  20. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of resident communication skills and professionalism: a matter of perspective?
    William B Brinkman
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, MLC 70353333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1371-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether parent and nurse ratings of specific resident behaviors significantly differ from those of attending physicians...
  21. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of value of routine care among patients with cystic fibrosis and their families
    Terri L Byczkowski
    Division of Health Policy and Clinical Effectiveness, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 37:210-6. 2004
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Differences in disease outcomes between medicaid and privately insured children: possible health disparities in juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    Hermine I Brunner
    William Rowe Division of Rheumatology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 55:378-84. 2006
    ..To determine the relationship between health insurance status and disease outcome in children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Empowering respiratory therapists to take a more active role in delivering quality care for infants with bronchiolitis
    Edward Conway
    Department of Respiratory Care, Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Respir Care 49:589-99. 2004
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Update on asthma management: making sense of the guidelines for adolescents with asthma and integrating them into clinical practice
    Michele C Dritz
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Quality Scholar in Healthcare Transformation, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Mail Code 4000, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Adolesc Med State Art Rev 21:1-20, vii. 2010
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Decreasing overuse of therapies in the treatment of bronchiolitis by incorporating evidence at the point of care
    Stephen Muething
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr 144:703-10. 2004
    ..The primary outcome of interest was use of bronchodilator therapy. Secondary outcomes included use of guideline order sets, resource utilization, length of stay, and readmission...
  26. doi request reprint Variation in use of Internet-based patient portals by parents of children with chronic disease
    Terri L Byczkowski
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:405-11. 2011
    ..To assess the use of Internet-based portals among families of children with chronic diseases and to describe characteristics of portal registrants and users...
  27. doi request reprint Family experiences with outpatient care: do adolescents and parents have the same perceptions?
    Terri L Byczkowski
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    J Adolesc Health 47:92-8. 2010
    ..This study was to explore and compare the experiences of care between parents and adolescents in a primary care setting...
  28. ncbi request reprint Stability and predictors of health-related quality of life of inner-city girls
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Center and University of Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 24:189-94. 2003
    ..This study highlights the need for research aimed at both improving self-perceptions of health and decreasing high-risk behavior among inner-city girls...
  29. ncbi request reprint The impact of treatment of pulmonary exacerbations on the health-related quality of life of patients with cystic fibrosis: does hospitalization make a difference?
    Michael S Yi
    Department of Interna Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0535, USA
    J Pediatr 144:711-8. 2004
    ..To investigate the impact of pulmonary exacerbations on the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) and to elucidate factors that are associated with changes in HRQOL post-exacerbation...
  30. ncbi request reprint Differences between adolescents' and parents' reports of health-related quality of life in cystic fibrosis
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 37:165-71. 2004
    ..In conclusion, optimal measurement of adolescent HRQOL will likely require determining both parent and adolescent perceptions of HRQOL...
  31. ncbi request reprint Are pediatric practice settings adolescent friendly? An exploration of attitudes and preferences
    Tanya L Tivorsak
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:55-61. 2004
    ..Modifying interior d├ęcor, constructing smaller subwaiting areas, and incorporating diversions that are teen-oriented may help promote positive health care experiences and utilization by adolescents...
  32. ncbi request reprint Impact of recent pulmonary exacerbations on quality of life in patients with cystic fibrosis
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Chest 121:64-72. 2002
    ..To compare the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of people with cystic fibrosis (CF) to the general population, and to determine the relationship between HRQOL and clinical and demographic factors...
  33. ncbi request reprint Weight gain, adiposity, and eating behaviors among adolescent females on depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA)
    Andrea E Bonny
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 44109, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 17:109-15. 2004
    ..To identify risk factors for weight gain and explore body composition and eating behaviors among adolescent females initiating depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Listening to families: first steps toward improved hospital care
    Maria T Britto
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:187-8. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Health values of adolescents with cystic fibrosis
    Michael S Yi
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati Ohio 45267 0535, USA
    J Pediatr 142:133-40. 2003
    ..To assess health values (utilities) in adolescents with cystic fibrosis (CF) and to evaluate how health status and clinical factors affect their health values...
  36. ncbi request reprint Earning trust and losing it: adolescents' views on trusting physicians
    Brenda K Klostermann
    Illinois Education Research Council, Southern Illinois University, Box 1064, Edwardsville, IL 62026 1064 USA
    J Fam Pract 54:679-87. 2005
    ..To explore how adolescents with and without chronic illness perceive patient-physician trust and to identify physician behaviors related to these perceptions that might be modified to promote adolescent health care...
  37. ncbi request reprint Improving outcomes for youth with chronic conditions: it's time for increased collaboration
    Maria T Britto
    J Adolesc Health 39:1-2. 2006
  38. ncbi request reprint Importance of organ dysfunction in determining hospital outcomes in children
    Joseph A Johnston
    US Outcomes Research, Lilly Research Laboratories, Indianapolis, Indiana 46285, USA
    J Pediatr 144:595-601. 2004
    ..To use measures of organ dysfunction derived from administrative data to assess clinical and economic outcomes in hospitalized children...
  39. ncbi request reprint Adolescents with a chronic condition: challenges living, challenges treating
    Susan M Sawyer
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville 3052, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Lancet 369:1481-9. 2007
    ....
  40. pmc Gender differences in health-related quality of life of adolescents with cystic fibrosis
    Renata Arrington-Sanders
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:5. 2006
    ..To determine if gender differences exist in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of adolescent patients with CF, we performed a cross-section analysis of CF patients recruited from 2 medical centers in 2 cities during 1997-2001...
  41. doi request reprint Prevention of tobacco use among medically at-risk children and adolescents: clinical and research opportunities in the interest of public health
    Kenneth P Tercyak
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007 2401, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:119-32. 2008
    ..This article provides an overview of considerations in the prevention of tobacco use in this special population...