Brook I Martin

Summary

Affiliation: Dartmouth Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint How do coverage policies influence practice patterns, safety, and cost of initial lumbar fusion surgery? A population-based comparison of workers' compensation systems
    Brook I Martin
    The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, and the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College, One Medical Center Dr, HB 7541, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 14:1237-46. 2014
  2. pmc Repeat surgery after lumbar decompression for herniated disc: the quality implications of hospital and surgeon variation
    Brook I Martin
    Department of Orthopaedics, HB7541, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Spine J 12:89-97. 2012
  3. pmc Hospital and surgeon variation in complications and repeat surgery following incident lumbar fusion for common degenerative diagnoses
    Brook I Martin
    The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Health Serv Res 48:1-25. 2013
  4. pmc The association of complementary and alternative medicine use and health care expenditures for back and neck problems
    Brook I Martin
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Med Care 50:1029-36. 2012
  5. pmc Interspinous spacers compared with decompression or fusion for lumbar stenosis: complications and repeat operations in the Medicare population
    Richard A Deyo
    Department of Family Medicine, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:865-72. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Indications for spine surgery: validation of an administrative coding algorithm to classify degenerative diagnoses
    Brook I Martin
    Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, and the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH Departments of Medicine and Orthopaedics, The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH Departments of Medicine and Community and Family Medicine, The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH Departments of Family Medicine, Medicine, and Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR Departments of Community and Family Medicine, The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH Departments of Orthopaedics and Community and Family Medicine, The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH and Department of Orthopaedics, The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:769-79. 2014
  7. doi request reprint One-year outcomes of surgical versus nonsurgical treatments for discogenic back pain: a community-based prospective cohort study
    Sohail K Mirza
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH 03755, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 13:1421-33. 2013
  8. pmc US spending on complementary and alternative medicine during 2002-08 plateaued, suggesting role in reformed health system
    Matthew A Davis
    Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:45-52. 2013

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint How do coverage policies influence practice patterns, safety, and cost of initial lumbar fusion surgery? A population-based comparison of workers' compensation systems
    Brook I Martin
    The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, and the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College, One Medical Center Dr, HB 7541, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 14:1237-46. 2014
    ..There are no studies that compare population-level effects of these policy differences on utilization, costs, and safety of lumbar fusion...
  2. pmc Repeat surgery after lumbar decompression for herniated disc: the quality implications of hospital and surgeon variation
    Brook I Martin
    Department of Orthopaedics, HB7541, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Spine J 12:89-97. 2012
    ..Variation in repeat surgery rates may be because of patient characteristics, disease severity, or hospital- and surgeon-related factors. However, little is known about population-level variation in reoperation rates...
  3. pmc Hospital and surgeon variation in complications and repeat surgery following incident lumbar fusion for common degenerative diagnoses
    Brook I Martin
    The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Health Serv Res 48:1-25. 2013
    ..To identify factors that account for variation in complication rates across hospitals and surgeons performing lumbar spinal fusion surgery...
  4. pmc The association of complementary and alternative medicine use and health care expenditures for back and neck problems
    Brook I Martin
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Med Care 50:1029-36. 2012
    ..Health care costs associated with use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) by patients with spine problems have not been studied in a national sample...
  5. pmc Interspinous spacers compared with decompression or fusion for lumbar stenosis: complications and repeat operations in the Medicare population
    Richard A Deyo
    Department of Family Medicine, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:865-72. 2013
    ..Retrospective cohort analysis of Medicare claims for 2006-2009...
  6. ncbi request reprint Indications for spine surgery: validation of an administrative coding algorithm to classify degenerative diagnoses
    Brook I Martin
    Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, and the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH Departments of Medicine and Orthopaedics, The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH Departments of Medicine and Community and Family Medicine, The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH Departments of Family Medicine, Medicine, and Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR Departments of Community and Family Medicine, The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH Departments of Orthopaedics and Community and Family Medicine, The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH and Department of Orthopaedics, The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:769-79. 2014
    ..Retrospective analysis of Medicare claims linked to a multicenter clinical trial...
  7. doi request reprint One-year outcomes of surgical versus nonsurgical treatments for discogenic back pain: a community-based prospective cohort study
    Sohail K Mirza
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH 03755, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 13:1421-33. 2013
    ..One trial showed benefit for lumbar fusion compared with unstructured nonoperative care, and three others showed roughly similar results for lumbar surgery and structured rehabilitation...
  8. pmc US spending on complementary and alternative medicine during 2002-08 plateaued, suggesting role in reformed health system
    Matthew A Davis
    Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:45-52. 2013
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