Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
- The impact of socio-economic status on health related quality of life for children and adolescents with heart diseaseAmy Cassedy
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:99. 2013..Many researchers, however, see SES indicators as interchangeable. The primary aim of this study was to determine which measure of SES had the strongest impact on health-related quality of life...
- The impact of insurance instability on children's access, utilization, and satisfaction with health careAmy Cassedy
Center for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
Ambul Pediatr 8:321-8. 2008..We describe instability of health insurance coverage for children aged 2 to 17 years and relate insurance instability to access, utilization and satisfaction...
- Association of parent ratings of executive function with global- and setting-specific behavioral impairment after adolescent traumatic brain injuryBrad G Kurowski
Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:543-50. 2013..To determine the association of primary caregiver-rated behavioral and metacognitive aspects of executive function (EF) with impaired functioning after adolescent traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
- Clinical predictors of outcome following inflicted traumatic brain injury in childrenTara Rhine
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:S248-53. 2012..The study aimed to determine which acute injury variables were predictors of long-term functional outcome following inflicted traumatic brain injury (iTBI)...
- Rotavirus-associated hospitalization and emergency department costs and rotavirus vaccine program impactApril Kilgore
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, United States
Vaccine 31:4164-71. 2013..To determine the medical costs of laboratory-confirmed rotavirus hospitalizations and emergency department (ED) visits and estimate the economic impact of the rotavirus vaccine program...
- External validity of the pediatric cardiac quality of life inventoryBradley S Marino
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 2003, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
Qual Life Res 20:205-14. 2011..The purpose of this study was to demonstrate the external validity of PCQLI scores...
- Impact of cardiac devices on the quality of life in pediatric patientsRichard J Czosek
Heart Institute, Division of Cardiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45208, USA
Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 5:1064-72. 2012..The purpose of this study was to compare (QOL) scores among pediatric device patients, healthy controls, and congenital heart disease (CHD) patients and determine the key drivers of QOL in pediatric device patients...
- Intestinal parasite screening in internationally adopted children: importance of multiple stool specimensMary Allen Staat
Division of Infectious Diseases, MLC 7013, International Adoption Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, ML 7036, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
Pediatrics 128:e613-22. 2011....
- Cost-effectiveness of various risk stratification methods for asymptomatic ventricular pre-excitationRichard J Czosek
Division of Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology, Heart Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Am J Cardiol 112:245-50. 2013..These outcomes of cost-effectiveness need to be combined with the risks and benefits associated with ablation and risk stratification. ..
- The impact of parental job loss on children's health insurance coverageGerry L Fairbrother
University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 29:1343-9. 2010..Much more effort is needed to quickly enroll children in public health insurance programs when their parents suffer a job loss...
- Staged palliation of hypoplastic left heart syndrome: trends in mortality, cost, and length of stay using a national database from 2000 through 2009Richard J Czosek
Heart Institute, Division of Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology at Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Am J Cardiol 111:1792-9. 2013..In conclusion, recent decrease in per patient cost for staged surgical palliation for HLHS has correlated temporally with improved mortality...
- Age at injury and long-term behavior problems after traumatic brain injury in young childrenChristine L Karver
Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, 1 Edwards Center ML 0376, Cincinnati, OH 45221, USA
Rehabil Psychol 57:256-65. 2012..This study examined the effects of age at injury on the persistence of behavior problems and social skill deficits in young children with complicated mild to severe traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
- High costs of influenza: Direct medical costs of influenza disease in young childrenGerry Fairbrother
Health Policy and Clinical Effectiveness, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, United States
Vaccine 28:4913-9. 2010..The mean medical cost per ED visit was $512, with annual ED cost burden estimated at $62 to $279 million. Implementation of the current vaccination policies will likely reduce the cost burden...