George L Jackson

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Simultaneous control of intermediate diabetes outcomes among Veterans Affairs primary care patients
    George L Jackson
    Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1050-6. 2006
  2. pmc Using NCCN clinical practice guidelines in oncology to measure the quality of colorectal cancer care in the veterans health administration
    George L Jackson
    Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 11:431-41. 2013
  3. pmc Racial differences in the effect of a telephone-delivered hypertension disease management program
    George L Jackson
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1682-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Employment of mid-level providers in primary care and control of diabetes
    George L Jackson
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Prim Care Diabetes 5:25-31. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Detecting traumatic brain injury among veterans of Operations Enduring and Iraqi Freedom
    George L Jackson
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veteran Affairs Medical Center, 508 Fulton Street, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    N C Med J 69:43-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic and educational-level differences in diabetes care experiences in primary care
    George L Jackson
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Prim Care Diabetes 2:39-44. 2008
  7. pmc Defining core issues in utilizing information technology to improve access: evaluation and research agenda
    George L Jackson
    Health Services Research and Development HSR and D Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:623-7. 2011
  8. pmc Developing and sustaining quality improvement partnerships in the VA: the Colorectal Cancer Care Collaborative
    George L Jackson
    Health Services Research and Development Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:38-43. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Veterans Affairs primary care organizational characteristics associated with better diabetes control
    George L Jackson
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC, 27705, USA
    Am J Manag Care 11:225-37. 2005
  10. pmc Quality of nonmetastatic colorectal cancer care in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    George L Jackson
    Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:3176-81. 2010

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Simultaneous control of intermediate diabetes outcomes among Veterans Affairs primary care patients
    George L Jackson
    Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1050-6. 2006
    ..The degree to which these intermediate outcomes are simultaneously controlled has not been extensively described...
  2. pmc Using NCCN clinical practice guidelines in oncology to measure the quality of colorectal cancer care in the veterans health administration
    George L Jackson
    Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 11:431-41. 2013
    ..NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology were successfully used to develop a measurement system for a VHA research-operations quality improvement partnership...
  3. pmc Racial differences in the effect of a telephone-delivered hypertension disease management program
    George L Jackson
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1682-9. 2012
    ..African Americans are significantly more likely than whites to have uncontrolled hypertension, contributing to significant disparities in cardiovascular disease and events...
  4. doi request reprint Employment of mid-level providers in primary care and control of diabetes
    George L Jackson
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Prim Care Diabetes 5:25-31. 2011
    ..Examine potential associations between inclusion of mid-level providers in United States Veterans Affairs (VA) primary care programs and diabetes control...
  5. ncbi request reprint Detecting traumatic brain injury among veterans of Operations Enduring and Iraqi Freedom
    George L Jackson
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veteran Affairs Medical Center, 508 Fulton Street, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    N C Med J 69:43-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic and educational-level differences in diabetes care experiences in primary care
    George L Jackson
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Prim Care Diabetes 2:39-44. 2008
    ....
  7. pmc Defining core issues in utilizing information technology to improve access: evaluation and research agenda
    George L Jackson
    Health Services Research and Development HSR and D Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:623-7. 2011
    ..4) IT integration and information flow with non-VA entities. While the VA is used as an example, the issues are salient for healthcare systems that are beginning to take advantage of IT solutions...
  8. pmc Developing and sustaining quality improvement partnerships in the VA: the Colorectal Cancer Care Collaborative
    George L Jackson
    Health Services Research and Development Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:38-43. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Veterans Affairs primary care organizational characteristics associated with better diabetes control
    George L Jackson
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC, 27705, USA
    Am J Manag Care 11:225-37. 2005
    ..To examine organizational features of Veterans Affairs (VA) primary care programs hypothesized to be associated with better diabetes control, as indicated by hemoglobin A1C (HbA1C) levels...
  10. pmc Quality of nonmetastatic colorectal cancer care in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    George L Jackson
    Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:3176-81. 2010
    ..We measured the quality of nonmetastatic colorectal cancer (CRC) care in VA as indicated by concordance with National Comprehensive Cancer Network practice guidelines (six indicators) and timeliness of care (three indicators)...
  11. doi request reprint Do the benefits of participation in a hypertension self-management trial persist after patients resume usual care?
    Matthew L Maciejewski
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7:269-75. 2014
    ..Clinical Trial Registration- URL: http://www.clinicaltrials.gov. Unique identifier: NCT00237692. ..
  12. doi request reprint Use of psychosocial support services among male Veterans Affairs colorectal cancer patients
    Natia S Hamilton
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27701, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 29:242-53. 2011
    ..65, 95% confidence interval [0.43, 0.97]). The majority of patients in the VA receive some type of psychosocial service at the time of CRC diagnosis...
  13. doi request reprint Utilization of hospital-based chaplain services among newly diagnosed male veterans affairs colorectal cancer patients
    Leah L Zullig
    Health Services Research and Development 152, Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 508 Fulton St, Durham, NC, 27705, USA
    J Relig Health 53:498-510. 2014
    ..017; 95 % CI = 0.999-1.035), younger age (age OR = 0.979; 95 % CI = 0.964-0.996), and later cancer stage (early stage OR = 0.743; 95 % CI = 0.559-0.985). Chaplain services are most utilized by younger, sicker patients. ..
  14. doi request reprint Medical clinics versus usual care for patients with both diabetes and hypertension: a randomized trial
    David Edelman
    Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Ann Intern Med 152:689-96. 2010
    ..Group medical clinics (GMCs) are widely used in the management of diabetes and hypertension, but data on their effectiveness are limited...
  15. pmc Transportation: a vehicle or roadblock to cancer care for VA patients with colorectal cancer?
    Leah L Zullig
    Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, NC 27705, USA
    Clin Colorectal Cancer 11:60-5. 2012
    ..Patients must have transportation to the treatment site before they can access appropriate cancer care. This article describes factors associated with patients experiencing transportation-related barriers to accessing cancer care...
  16. ncbi request reprint Concordance between self-reported race/ethnicity and that recorded in a Veteran Affairs electronic medical record
    Natia S Hamilton
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, USA
    N C Med J 70:296-300. 2009
    ..This study examines the degree of concordance between administratively recorded race/ethnicity and the criterion standard of self-reported race/ethnicity at a tertiary care Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) in North Carolina...
  17. pmc Colonoscopy withdrawal time and risk of neoplasia at 5 years: results from VA Cooperative Studies Program 380
    Ziad F Gellad
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:1746-52. 2010
    ..Our objective was to test the hypothesis that baseline WT is inversely associated with the risk of finding neoplasia at interval colonoscopy...
  18. pmc Cancer incidence among patients of the U.S. Veterans Affairs Health Care System
    Leah L Zullig
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 508 Fulton Street, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Mil Med 177:693-701. 2012
    ..S. cancer cases). Our objective was to provide the first comprehensive description of cancer incidence as reported in VACCR...
  19. pmc Organizational factors associated with readiness to implement and translate a primary care based telemedicine behavioral program to improve blood pressure control: the HTN-IMPROVE study
    Ryan J Shaw
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 411 West Chapel Street, Suite 600, Durham, NC, USA
    Implement Sci 8:106. 2013
    ..Hypertension is prevalent and often sub-optimally controlled; however, interventions to improve blood pressure control have had limited success...
  20. doi request reprint Chaplaincy and mental health in the department of Veterans affairs and department of defense
    Jason A Nieuwsma
    Mental Health and Chaplaincy Program, Department of Veterans Affairs, Mid Atlantic Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27701, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 19:3-21. 2013
    ..We present recommendations for improving integration of services, and we suggest key domains for future research...
  21. pmc An examination of racial differences in process and outcome of colorectal cancer care quality among users of the veterans affairs health care system
    Leah L Zullig
    Center of Excellence for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC Department of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Electronic address
    Clin Colorectal Cancer 12:255-60. 2013
    ..This study examines racial differences in 2 dimensions of quality of VA CRC care: processes (time to treatment) and outcomes (survival)...
  22. pmc Implementation of automated reporting of estimated glomerular filtration rate among Veterans Affairs laboratories: a retrospective study
    Rasheeda K Hall
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development, Durham, NC, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:69. 2012
    ..This study examines the timing of software implementation by individual VHA laboratories and factors associated with implementation...
  23. pmc The implementation of a translational study involving a primary care based behavioral program to improve blood pressure control: The HTN-IMPROVE study protocol (01295)
    Hayden B Bosworth
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VAMC, Durham NC, USA
    Implement Sci 5:54. 2010
    ..Despite the impact of hypertension and widely accepted target values for blood pressure (BP), interventions to improve BP control have had limited success...
  24. ncbi request reprint Arthritis prevalence and symptoms among US non-veterans, veterans, and veterans receiving Department of Veterans Affairs Healthcare
    Kelli L Dominick
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care of the Durham VAMC, NC 27705, USA
    J Rheumatol 33:348-54. 2006
    ..This study compared arthritis prevalence and symptoms between veterans of the US Armed Forces and non-veterans, and between veterans who are US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcare users and veteran nonusers...
  25. ncbi request reprint Association between pharmacy medication refill-based adherence rates and cd4 count and viral-load responses: A retrospective analysis in treatment-experienced adults with HIV
    Mary L Townsend
    Pharmacy Service, Health Services Research and Development, and Infectious Diseases Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Clin Ther 29:711-6. 2007
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