Andrew W Dick

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The evolution of the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) in New York: changing program features and enrollee characteristics
    Andrew W Dick
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e542. 2003
  2. ncbi Impact of the State Children's Health Insurance Program on adolescents in New York
    Jonathan D Klein
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e885-92. 2007
  3. ncbi Health-related quality of life consequences of implantable cardioverter defibrillators: results from MADIT II
    Katia Noyes
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
    Med Care 45:377-85. 2007
  4. ncbi SCHIP's impact in three states: how do the most vulnerable children fare?
    Andrew W Dick
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:63-75. 2004
  5. ncbi Prior health care experiences of adolescents who enroll in SCHIP
    Jonathan D Klein
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:789-807. 2006
  6. ncbi Reduction in racial and ethnic disparities after enrollment in the State Children's Health Insurance Program
    Laura P Shone
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e697-705. 2005
  7. doi Impact of trauma center designation on outcomes: is there a difference between Level I and Level II trauma centers?
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:372-8. 2012
  8. ncbi The Survival Measurement and Reporting Trial for Trauma (SMARTT): background and study design
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 604, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Trauma 68:1491-7. 2010
  9. ncbi Improved health care among children with special health care needs after enrollment into the State Children's Health Insurance Program
    Peter G Szilagyi
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Strong Memorial Hospital, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:10-7. 2007
  10. pmc The association between nurse staffing and hospital outcomes in injured patients
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:247. 2012

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Publications59

  1. ncbi The evolution of the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) in New York: changing program features and enrollee characteristics
    Andrew W Dick
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e542. 2003
    ..Understanding how current SCHIP enrollees differ from early CHPlus enrollees together with how program features changed during the period may shed light on how best to serve the evolving SCHIP population...
  2. ncbi Impact of the State Children's Health Insurance Program on adolescents in New York
    Jonathan D Klein
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e885-92. 2007
    ..Little is known about the impact of health insurance on health care for adolescents. We assessed the impact of New York's State Children's Health Insurance Program on access, use, and quality of care for adolescents...
  3. ncbi Health-related quality of life consequences of implantable cardioverter defibrillators: results from MADIT II
    Katia Noyes
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
    Med Care 45:377-85. 2007
    ..Implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) improve survival and extend lives of patients with severe heart disease...
  4. ncbi SCHIP's impact in three states: how do the most vulnerable children fare?
    Andrew W Dick
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:63-75. 2004
    ..We highlight some areas to target for future improvement, such as reducing the high levels of unmet needs among special-needs children and increasing preventive care, especially for Hispanic children...
  5. ncbi Prior health care experiences of adolescents who enroll in SCHIP
    Jonathan D Klein
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:789-807. 2006
    ..Many new SCHIP enrollees report unmet needs, disparities in access, and sub-optimal care prior to enrollment. Adolescents' needs should be considered in SCHIP program and quality assurance efforts...
  6. ncbi Reduction in racial and ethnic disparities after enrollment in the State Children's Health Insurance Program
    Laura P Shone
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e697-705. 2005
    ....
  7. doi Impact of trauma center designation on outcomes: is there a difference between Level I and Level II trauma centers?
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:372-8. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to compare mortality and complications for injured patients admitted to Level I and Level II trauma centers...
  8. ncbi The Survival Measurement and Reporting Trial for Trauma (SMARTT): background and study design
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 604, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Trauma 68:1491-7. 2010
    ..The Survival Measurement and Reporting Trial for Trauma explores the feasibility of using the National Trauma Data Bank as a platform for measuring and improving trauma outcomes...
  9. ncbi Improved health care among children with special health care needs after enrollment into the State Children's Health Insurance Program
    Peter G Szilagyi
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Strong Memorial Hospital, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:10-7. 2007
    ..To assess the impact of New York's State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) on health care for children with special health care needs (CSHCN)...
  10. pmc The association between nurse staffing and hospital outcomes in injured patients
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:247. 2012
    ..The impact of nurse staffing and skill mix on trauma outcomes has not been previously reported. The goal of this study was to examine whether nurse staffing levels and nursing skill mix are associated with trauma patient outcomes...
  11. pmc Impact of date stamping on patient safety measurement in patients undergoing CABG: experience with the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicators
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:176. 2008
    ..The objective of this study is to examine whether the AHRQ PSIs accurately measure hospital complication rates, using the data with present-on-admission (POA) codes to distinguish between complications and pre-existing conditions..
  12. ncbi Improved asthma care after enrollment in the State Children's Health Insurance Program in New York
    Peter G Szilagyi
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 117:486-96. 2006
    ..Uninsured children with asthma are known to face barriers to asthma care, but little is known about the impact of health insurance on asthma care...
  13. doi The effect of preexisting conditions on hospital quality measurement for injured patients
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Surg 251:728-34. 2010
    ..To determine whether adjusting for comorbidities significantly affects hospital quality measurement compared with adjusting for injury severity alone...
  14. doi Expert consensus vs empirical estimation of injury severity: effect on quality measurement in trauma
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 604, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Arch Surg 144:326-32; discussion 332. 2009
    ..To determine the extent to which the Injury Severity Score (ISS) and Trauma Mortality Probability Model (T-MPM), a new trauma injury score based on empirical injury severity estimates, agree on hospital quality...
  15. ncbi Improved access and quality of care after enrollment in the New York State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP)
    Peter G Szilagyi
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e395-404. 2004
    ..As yet, little is known about the effectiveness of SCHIP on improving access and quality of care to enrollees...
  16. pmc Crowd-out in the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP): incidence, enrollee characteristics and experiences, and potential impact on New York's SCHIP
    Laura P Shone
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Nursing, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 777, Rochester, NY, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:419-34. 2008
    ..The extent to which the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) crowds our private insurance is poorly understood...
  17. doi Impact of the present-on-admission indicator on hospital quality measurement: experience with the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Inpatient Quality Indicators
    Laurent G Glance
    University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
    Med Care 46:112-9. 2008
    ..The extent to which the lack of a POA indicator biases quality assessment based on the AHRQ mortality measures is unknown...
  18. doi Outcomes of adult trauma patients admitted to trauma centers in Pennsylvania, 2000-2009
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Ave, PO Box 604, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Arch Surg 147:732-7. 2012
    ..To examine longitudinal trends in mortality for injured patients admitted to trauma centers...
  19. doi TMPM-ICD9: a trauma mortality prediction model based on ICD-9-CM codes
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Ann Surg 249:1032-9. 2009
    ..To develop and validate a new ICD-9 injury model that uses regression modeling, as opposed to a simple ratio measurement, to estimate empiric injury severities for each of the injuries in the ICD-9-CM lexicon...
  20. ncbi The role of race and ethnicity in the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) in four states: are there baseline disparities, and what do they mean for SCHIP?
    Laura P Shone
    Strong Children s Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e521. 2003
    ..To determine the potential impact of SCHIP on racial and ethnic disparities, it is critical to assess baseline levels of health disparities among children enrolling in SCHIP...
  21. doi Association between intraoperative blood transfusion and mortality and morbidity in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 114:283-92. 2011
    ....
  22. doi Perioperative outcomes among patients with the modified metabolic syndrome who are undergoing noncardiac surgery
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 113:859-72. 2010
    ..This study will determine the impact of the modified metabolic syndrome (defined as the presence of obesity, hypertension, and diabetes) on perioperative outcomes...
  23. doi Examination of the effect of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators on health-related quality of life: based on results from the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Trial-II
    Katia Noyes
    Departments of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 9:393-400. 2009
    ..A higher prevalence of CHF and shocks among patients with ICDs and their negative effect on HRQOL may partially explain the lack of HRQOL benefit of ICD therapy...
  24. pmc Relationship between Leapfrog Safe Practices Survey and outcomes in trauma
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Arch Surg 146:1170-7. 2011
    ..To examine the association between hospital self-reported compliance with the National Quality Forum patient safety practices and trauma outcomes in a nationally representative sample of level I and level II trauma centers...
  25. ncbi Effect of complications on mortality after coronary artery bypass grafting surgery: evidence from New York State
    Laurent G Glance
    University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:53-8. 2007
    ..Complications are associated with increased risk of death. The objective of this study is to quantify the increased odds of dying from complications after isolated coronary artery bypass grafting surgery...
  26. doi Hospital performance in caring for injured patients: does the type of injury make a difference?
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Arch Surg 144:1121-6. 2009
    ..To determine whether quality measures based on injury-specific models provide a different perspective about relative hospital rankings compared with a single outcome measure based on all trauma patients...
  27. ncbi The association between cost and quality in trauma: is greater spending associated with higher-quality care?
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Centre, Rochester, NY, USA
    Ann Surg 252:217-22. 2010
    ..To examine the association between trauma center quality and costs...
  28. doi How well do hospital mortality rates reported in the New York State CABG report card predict subsequent hospital performance?
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Med Care 48:466-71. 2010
    ..The use of mortality report cards as the basis for hospital choice assumes that a hospital's current performance is predicted by its past performance...
  29. ncbi The implications of using US-specific EQ-5D preference weights for cost-effectiveness evaluation
    Katia Noyes
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
    Med Decis Making 27:327-34. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to examine the effect of country-specific EQ-5D preference weights on the cost-effectiveness (CE) of initial pramipexole versus levodopa strategy in patients with Parkinson disease (PD)...
  30. doi The Surgical Mortality Probability Model: derivation and validation of a simple risk prediction rule for noncardiac surgery
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Surg 255:696-702. 2012
    ....
  31. ncbi Estimating the potential impact of regionalizing health care delivery based on volume standards versus risk-adjusted mortality rate
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 604, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 19:195-202. 2007
    ..To examine whether basing regionalization on risk-adjusted mortality would lead to better population outcomes than basing regionalization on procedure volume...
  32. ncbi Use of a matching algorithm to evaluate hospital coronary artery bypass grafting performance as an alternative to conventional risk adjustment
    Laurent G Glance
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Med Care 45:292-9. 2007
    ..Although public reporting of hospital and physician performance is a cornerstone of the effort to improve health care quality, the optimal approach to risk adjustment is unknown...
  33. pmc Accuracy of hospital report cards based on administrative data
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 601, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:1413-37. 2006
    ....
  34. ncbi Accuracy of Medicare claims data in identifying Parkinsonism cases: comparison with the Medicare current beneficiary survey
    Katia Noyes
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
    Mov Disord 22:509-14. 2007
    ..This study evaluates the accuracy of administrative claims in identifying Parkinsonism cases compared to the self-reported Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  35. ncbi Racial differences in the use of epidural analgesia for labor
    Laurent G Glance
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Anesthesiology 106:19-25; discussion 6-8. 2007
    ..There is strong evidence that pain is undertreated in black and Hispanic patients. The association between race and ethnicity and the use of epidural analgesia for labor is not well described...
  36. ncbi Short-term persistence of high health care costs in a nationally representative sample of children
    Gregory S Liptak
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1001-9. 2006
    ....
  37. doi Association between trauma quality indicators and outcomes for injured patients
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 604, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Arch Surg 147:308-15. 2012
    ..To examine the association between the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma (ACSCOT) quality indicators and outcomes...
  38. pmc Increases in mortality, length of stay, and cost associated with hospital-acquired infections in trauma patients
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Arch Surg 146:794-801. 2011
    ..To explore the clinical impact and economic burden of hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) in trauma patients using a nationally representative database...
  39. ncbi Pramipexole versus levodopa in patients with early Parkinson's disease: effect on generic and disease-specific quality of life
    Katia Noyes
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Value Health 9:28-38. 2006
    ..Here we assess the effect of therapy on HRQOL and explore factors that influence the HRQOL profiles and subdomains...
  40. doi Variation of blood transfusion in patients undergoing major noncardiac surgery
    Feng Qian
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Surg 257:266-78. 2013
    ..To examine the hospital variability in use of red blood cells (RBCs), fresh-frozen plasma (FFP), and platelet transfusions in patients undergoing major noncardiac surgery...
  41. doi Impact of statistical approaches for handling missing data on trauma center quality
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Surg 249:143-8. 2009
    ..To determine whether imputed data can be used to produce unbiased hospital quality measures...
  42. ncbi The cost effectiveness of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: results from the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial (MADIT)-II
    Jack Zwanziger
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:2310-8. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate the cost implications of the implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD), using utilization, cost, and survival data from the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial (MADIT)-II...
  43. pmc Does date stamping ICD-9-CM codes increase the value of clinical information in administrative data?
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:231-51. 2006
    ..The use of data fields that indicates whether each secondary diagnosis was present at the time of hospital admission may lead to the more accurate identification of preexisting conditions...
  44. ncbi Pramipexole and levodopa in early Parkinson's disease: dynamic changes in cost effectiveness
    Katia Noyes
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 23:1257-70. 2005
    ..In this article we analyse the dynamic changes in cumulative costs, effects and incremental cost effectiveness of two competing drug strategies in patients with early Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  45. ncbi The relation between surgeon volume and outcome following off-pump vs on-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Laurent G Glance
    University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
    Chest 128:829-37. 2005
    ....
  46. ncbi Evaluating trauma center quality: does the choice of the severity-adjustment model make a difference?
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY 14642, USA
    J Trauma 58:1265-71. 2005
    ..The primary trauma outcome prediction models used for evaluating the quality of trauma care, TRISS and ASCOT (A Severity Characterization of Trauma), were developed using the MTOS database...
  47. ncbi Racial disparity in the dose and dose intensity of breast cancer adjuvant chemotherapy
    Jennifer J Griggs
    Department of Medicine, Hematology Oncology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 81:21-31. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of race and obesity on dose and dose intensity of adjuvant chemotherapy...
  48. pmc The effect of capitation on switching primary care physicians
    Melony E S Sorbero
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, NY 14642, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:191-209. 2003
    ..These findings raise concerns about the continuity and quality of care experienced by vulnerable patients in an era of changing financial incentives...
  49. ncbi Using hierarchical modeling to measure ICU quality
    Laurent G Glance
    University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Intensive Care Med 29:2223-9. 2003
    ..To determine whether hierarchical modeling agrees with conventional logistic regression modeling on the identity of ICU quality outliers within a large multi-institutional database...
  50. ncbi Consequences of states' policies for SCHIP disenrollment
    Andrew W Dick
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:65-88. 2002
    ..The increased disenrollment rate at recertification is completely eliminated by a policy of passive re-enrollment...
  51. ncbi Economic burden associated with Parkinson's disease on elderly Medicare beneficiaries
    Katia Noyes
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, NY 14620, USA
    Mov Disord 21:362-72. 2006
    ..Although more research is needed to understand the relationship between PD and medical expenditures and utilization, these findings have important implications for health care providers and payers that serve PD populations...
  52. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of implanted defibrillators in young people with inherited cardiac arrhythmias
    Ilan Goldenberg
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 10:67-83. 2005
    ..However, data on the benefit and cost-effectiveness of device therapy in high-risk patients with inherited cardiac disorders are limited...
  53. ncbi Guidelines for palivizumab prophylaxis: are they based on infant's risk of hospitalization for respiratory syncytial viral disease?
    Nahed O Elhassan
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Strong Children s Research Center, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:939-43. 2003
    ..Multiple studies have been published that assess the risk of hospitalization for RSV disease by gestational age (GA) at birth and severity of lung disease...
  54. ncbi Who's enrolled in the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP)? An overview of findings from the Child Health Insurance Research Initiative (CHIRI)
    Cindy Brach
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e499. 2003
    ..The State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) was enacted in 1997 to provide health insurance coverage to uninsured low-income children from families who earned too much to be eligible for Medicaid...
  55. ncbi Variations in treatment for ductal carcinoma in situ in elderly women
    Heather Taffet Gold
    Department of Public Health, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Med Care 42:267-75. 2004
    ....
  56. ncbi Is the hospital volume-mortality relationship in coronary artery bypass surgery the same for low-risk versus high-risk patients?
    Laurent G Glance
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, School of Medicine and Dentistry, New York, Rochester 14642, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:1155-62. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether the volume-outcome association for CABG surgery is modified by patient risk...
  57. doi Does public insurance provide better financial protection against rising health care costs for families of children with special health care needs?
    Hao Yu
    RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Med Care 46:1064-70. 2008
    ..Health care costs grew rapidly since 2001, generating substantial economic pressures on families, especially those with children with special health care needs (CSHCN)...
  58. ncbi Role of SCHIP in serving children with special health care needs
    Hao Yu
    RAND Corporation Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 28:53-64. 2006
    ..Access to care for CSHCN under SCHIP was better than those SCHIP-eligible but uninsured, and similar to those income-eligible for SCHIP but privately insured...
  59. pmc Nurse working conditions, organizational climate, and intent to leave in ICUs: an instrumental variable approach
    Patricia W Stone
    Columbia University School of Nursing, 617 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:1085-104. 2007
    ..To investigate causes of nurse intention to leave (ITL) while simultaneously considering organizational climate (OC) in intensive care units (ICUs) and identify policy implications...