D C Goodman

Summary

Affiliation: Dartmouth Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Has asthma medication use in children become more frequent, more appropriate, or both?
    D C Goodman
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Department of Community and Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Pediatrics 104:187-94. 1999
  2. pmc Supply sensitive services in Swiss ambulatory care: an analysis of basic health insurance records for 2003-2007
    Andre Busato
    Institute for Evaluative Research in Medicine, University of Bern, Stauffacherstrasse 78, CH 3014, Bern, Switzerland
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:315. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint The physician workforce crisis: where is the evidence?
    David C Goodman
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Dartmouth Medical School, in Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The pediatric subspecialty workforce: time to test our assumptions
    David C Goodman
    Dartmouth Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, Center for Evaluative Clinical Sciences, 7251 Strasenburgh Hall, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2545-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Twenty-year trends in regional variations in the U.S. physician workforce
    David C Goodman
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Dartmouth Medical School in Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Do we need more physicians?
    David C Goodman
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care at academic medical centers: implications for future workforce requirements
    David C Goodman
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences CECS, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:521-31. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Geographic access to family planning facilities and the risk of unintended and teenage pregnancy
    David C Goodman
    The Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences and the Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, 7251 Strasenburgh Hall, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:145-52. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint When an asthma drug has an inferiority complex: a noninferiority trial
    David C Goodman
    Department of Pediatrics and the Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Dartmouth Medical School, 7251 Strasenburgh Hall, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Pediatrics 116:493-5. 2005
  10. pmc Unwarranted variation in pediatric medical care
    David C Goodman
    The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, 35 Centerra Parkway, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 56:745-55. 2009

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Has asthma medication use in children become more frequent, more appropriate, or both?
    D C Goodman
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Department of Community and Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Pediatrics 104:187-94. 1999
    ..This study measures trends and recent patterns in the pediatric use of medications approved for reversible obstructive airway disease (asthma medications)...
  2. pmc Supply sensitive services in Swiss ambulatory care: an analysis of basic health insurance records for 2003-2007
    Andre Busato
    Institute for Evaluative Research in Medicine, University of Bern, Stauffacherstrasse 78, CH 3014, Bern, Switzerland
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:315. 2010
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  3. ncbi request reprint The physician workforce crisis: where is the evidence?
    David C Goodman
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Dartmouth Medical School, in Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005
    ..Research to date, in contrast, indicates that physician workforce levels, particularly of specialists, are not a primary factor in determining health outcomes...
  4. ncbi request reprint The pediatric subspecialty workforce: time to test our assumptions
    David C Goodman
    Dartmouth Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, Center for Evaluative Clinical Sciences, 7251 Strasenburgh Hall, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2545-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Twenty-year trends in regional variations in the U.S. physician workforce
    David C Goodman
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Dartmouth Medical School in Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
    ..Most physicians located in regions with an already large supply. Given these persistent patterns, the population benefits of further growth in the physician workforce are uncertain...
  6. ncbi request reprint Do we need more physicians?
    David C Goodman
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
    ..Better medical care requires not more physicians, but rather improving physician productivity to the levels already present in many locales...
  7. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care at academic medical centers: implications for future workforce requirements
    David C Goodman
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences CECS, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:521-31. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Geographic access to family planning facilities and the risk of unintended and teenage pregnancy
    David C Goodman
    The Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences and the Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, 7251 Strasenburgh Hall, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:145-52. 2007
    ..This study tested the hypotheses that greater geographic access to family planning facilities is associated with lower rates of unintended and teenage pregnancies...
  9. ncbi request reprint When an asthma drug has an inferiority complex: a noninferiority trial
    David C Goodman
    Department of Pediatrics and the Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Dartmouth Medical School, 7251 Strasenburgh Hall, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Pediatrics 116:493-5. 2005
  10. pmc Unwarranted variation in pediatric medical care
    David C Goodman
    The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, 35 Centerra Parkway, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 56:745-55. 2009
    ..This article provides a survey on the concepts, methods, and applications of the study of unwarranted variation in health care with particular attention to children's medical services...
  11. ncbi request reprint Are neonatal intensive care resources located according to need? Regional variation in neonatologists, beds, and low birth weight newborns
    D C Goodman
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    Pediatrics 108:426-31. 2001
    ..This study reports the relationship between regional measures of intensive care capacity and low birth weight infants using newly developed market-based regions of neonatal intensive care...
  12. ncbi request reprint The uneven landscape of newborn intensive care services: variation in the neonatology workforce
    D C Goodman
    Department of Pediatrics Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 4:143-9. 2001
    ..In the past 30 years, the number of neonatologists has increased while total births have remained nearly constant. It is not known how equitably this expanded workforce is distributed...
  13. ncbi request reprint The relation between the availability of neonatal intensive care and neonatal mortality
    David C Goodman
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:1538-44. 2002
    ..We conducted a study to determine whether a greater supply of neonatologists or neonatal intensive care beds is associated with lower neonatal mortality...
  14. pmc Primary care service areas: a new tool for the evaluation of primary care services
    David C Goodman
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:287-309. 2003
    ..To develop and characterize utilization-based service areas for the United States which reflect the travel of Medicare beneficiaries to primary care clinicians...
  15. ncbi request reprint The general pediatrician: projecting future workforce supply and requirements
    Scott A Shipman
    Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Pediatrics 113:435-42. 2004
    ..To understand the effects of these trends over time, we developed a model that projects the national supply of practicing general pediatricians over a 20-year period (2000-2020)...
  16. pmc Inpatient care intensity and patients' ratings of their hospital experiences
    John E Wennberg
    Evaluative Clinical Sciences and Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice in Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:103-12. 2009
    ..The common thread linking greater care intensity with lower quality and less favorable patient experiences may be poorly coordinated care...
  17. pmc Geographic maldistribution of primary care for children
    Scott A Shipman
    Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, 35 Centerra Parkway, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Pediatrics 127:19-27. 2011
    ..This study examines growth in the primary care physician workforce for children and examines the geographic distribution of the workforce...
  18. pmc Influence of NCI cancer center attendance on mortality in lung, breast, colorectal, and prostate cancer patients
    Tracy Onega
    The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 66:542-60. 2009
    ..Attendance at NCI cancer centers is associated with a significant survival benefit for the four major cancers among Medicare beneficiaries...
  19. pmc Cancer care in the United States: identifying end-of-life cohorts
    Ethan M Berke
    The Center for Healthcare Research and Reform, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    J Palliat Med 12:128-32. 2009
    ..We examined several techniques of identifying end-of-life cancer cohorts with claims data that is population-based, geographically scalable, and amenable to routine updating...
  20. pmc Reducing avoidable deaths among veterans: directing private-sector surgical care to high-performance hospitals
    William B Weeks
    Veterans Administration VA Outcomes Group Research Enhancement Award Program, VA Medical Center, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:2186-92. 2007
    ..We quantified older (65 years and older) Veterans Health Administration (VHA) patients' use of the private sector to obtain 14 surgical procedures and assessed the potential impact of directing that care to high-performance hospitals...
  21. ncbi request reprint Physician workforce crisis? Wrong diagnosis, wrong prescription
    David C Goodman
    Center for Health Policy Research, Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:1658-61. 2008
  22. ncbi request reprint Is more neonatal intensive care always better? Insights from a cross-national comparison of reproductive care
    Lindsay A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    Pediatrics 109:1036-43. 2002
    ..Although differences in vital recording and socioeconomic risk have been studied, a systematic, cross-national comparison of perinatal health care systems is lacking...
  23. ncbi request reprint Benchmarking the future generalist workforce
    Jon D Lurie
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 5:58-66. 2002
    ..However, recent trends suggest that more physicians are entering primary care, raising the possibility of a future surplus...
  24. ncbi request reprint Does having more physicians lead to better health system performance?
    David C Goodman
    Center for Health Policy Research, Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    JAMA 299:335-7. 2008
  25. pmc Access to cancer services for rural colorectal cancer patients
    Laura Mae Baldwin
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Rural Health 24:390-9. 2008
    ..Cancer care requires specialty surgical and medical resources that are less likely to be found in rural areas...
  26. ncbi request reprint Regionalization of high-risk surgery and implications for patient travel times
    John D Birkmeyer
    Department of Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    JAMA 290:2703-8. 2003
    ..However, such regionalization policies might cause unreasonable travel burdens for surgical patients...
  27. pmc Race versus place of service in mortality among medicare beneficiaries with cancer
    Tracy Onega
    The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Cancer 116:2698-706. 2010
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint The relationship between pediatric residency program size and inpatient illness severity and diversity
    Rebecca M Jennings
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences and the Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:676-80. 2003
    ..A critical component of pediatric residency training is exposure to diverse and challenging hospitalized patients, yet little is known about the differences in pediatric inpatient educational experiences across residencies...
  29. pmc Trends in endoscopic sinus surgery rates in the Medicare population
    Giridhar Venkatraman
    Section of Otolaryngology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03766, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:426-30. 2010
    ..To examine the trends in rates of endoscopic sinus surgery, open sinus procedures (open sinus surgery), and the prevalence of diagnosis of chronic rhinosinusitis in the Medicare population from 1998 to 2006...
  30. doi request reprint Rates of solid-organ wait-listing, transplantation, and survival among residents of rural and urban areas
    David A Axelrod
    Department of Surgery, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    JAMA 299:202-7. 2008
    ..Rural residents represent another group that may have impaired access to transplant services...
  31. ncbi request reprint Geographic access to health care for rural Medicare beneficiaries
    Leighton Chan
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 6490, USA
    J Rural Health 22:140-6. 2006
    ..Patients in rural areas may use less medical care than those living in urban areas. This could be due to differences in travel distance and time and a utilization of a different mix of generalists and specialists for their care...
  32. ncbi request reprint Regional variation in rates of low birth weight
    Lindsay A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1114-21. 2005
    ..This study measures regional variation in LBW rates and identifies regions of neonatal health services with significantly high or low adjusted rates...
  33. doi request reprint Regional variation in carotid artery stenting and endarterectomy in the Medicare population
    Philip P Goodney
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:15-24. 2010
    ..To describe geographic variation in population-based rates of carotid artery stenting (CAS) and carotid endarterectomy (CEA) performed in Medicare beneficiaries...
  34. ncbi request reprint Treatment effectiveness of inhaled corticosteroids and leukotriene modifiers for patients with asthma: an analysis from managed care data
    Felicia C Allen-Ramey
    Merck and Company, Inc, P O Box 4, WP39 170, West Point, PA 19486 0004, USA
    Allergy Asthma Proc 24:43-51. 2003
    ..In this managed care population, patients treated with ICSs or LMs had similar measures of treatment effectiveness, as measured by asthma-related health care resource use...
  35. ncbi request reprint Where do graduating pediatric residents seek practice positions?
    William L Cull
    Division of Health Services Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:228-34. 2005
    ..To profile the characteristics of areas that graduating pediatric residents target in their job searches and to explore whether residents applying to primary care markets with higher pediatrician supplies experience job-search difficulty...
  36. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of patients treated with fluticasone propionate or montelukast sodium
    Felicia C Allen-Ramey
    Department of Epidemiology, Merck and Company, West Point, Pennsylvania, USA
    Manag Care Interface 16:30-5. 2003
    ..65; 95% confidence interval [CI], 1.21-2.26) and preindex use of SABAs (OR, 1.84; 95% CI, 1.34-2.53). In this managed care population, fluticasone and montelukast provided similar effectiveness...
  37. ncbi request reprint The pediatrician workforce: current status and future prospects
    David C Goodman
    Pediatrics 116:e156-73. 2005
    ..The report finds that the pediatric workforce is undergoing fundamental changes that will have important effects on the professional lives of pediatricians and children's health care delivery...
  38. ncbi request reprint The future of primary care
    Scott A Shipman
    Ann Intern Med 140:69. 2004
  39. ncbi request reprint Accessibility of family planning services: impact of structural and organizational factors
    Lorraine V Klerman
    Institute for Child, Youth and Family Policy, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, 02454 9110, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:19-26. 2007
    ..This study sought to determine whether selected structural and organizational characteristics of publicly available family planning facilities are associated with greater availability...
  40. pmc Expanding the medical workforce
    David C Goodman
    BMJ 335:218-9. 2007
  41. doi request reprint Financing graduate medical education to meet the needs of children and the future pediatrician workforce
    Scott A Shipman
    Pediatrics 121:855-61. 2008
    ..The financing of graduate medical education is an important and effective tool to ensure that the future pediatrician workforce can provide optimal heath care for infants, children, adolescents, and young adults...
  42. ncbi request reprint Growth in neonatal intensive care: when is enough enough?
    George A Little
    Adv Neonatal Care 3:162-5. 2003
  43. ncbi request reprint The utility of the Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set (HEDIS) asthma measure to predict asthma-related outcomes
    William E Berger
    American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, Mission Viejo, California, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 93:538-45. 2004
    ..The Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set (HEDIS) measures are used extensively to measure quality of care...
  44. pmc Do pediatric hospitalizations have a unique geography?
    Mark F Guagliardo
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 4:2. 2004
    ..It is reasonable to question whether the geographic system so defined is appropriate for health services research for all ages, particularly for children, who have a very different system of healthcare financing and provision in the U.S...
  45. doi request reprint Improving accountability for the public investment in health profession education: it's time to try health workforce planning
    David C Goodman
    JAMA 300:1205-7. 2008