Vincent S Fan

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A comprehensive care management program to prevent chronic obstructive pulmonary disease hospitalizations: a randomized, controlled trial
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, 1100 Olive Way, Suite 1400, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:673-83. 2012
  2. pmc Anxiety is associated with diminished exercise performance and quality of life in severe emphysema: a cross-sectional study
    Nicholas D Giardino
    Mental Health Service, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Respir Res 11:29. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Regional variation in health status among chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Respiration 81:9-17. 2011
  4. pmc Functional status and patient satisfaction: a comparison of ischemic heart disease, obstructive lung disease, and diabetes mellitus
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:452-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Intraindividual change in SF-36 in ambulatory clinic primary care patients predicted mortality and hospitalizations
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development 152, Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, 1600 South Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:277-83. 2004
  6. pmc Continuity of care and other determinants of patient satisfaction with primary care
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:226-33. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Using quality of life to predict hospitalization and mortality in patients with obstructive lung diseases
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    Chest 122:429-36. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Beta-blockers as single-agent therapy for hypertension and the risk of mortality among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    David H Au
    Health Services Research and Development Northwest Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98108, USA
    Am J Med 117:925-31. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Validation of case-mix measures derived from self-reports of diagnoses and health
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:371-80. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Sex, depression, and risk of hospitalization and mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, 1660 S Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:2345-53. 2007

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint A comprehensive care management program to prevent chronic obstructive pulmonary disease hospitalizations: a randomized, controlled trial
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, 1100 Olive Way, Suite 1400, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:673-83. 2012
    ..Improving a patient's ability to self-monitor and manage changes in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) symptoms may improve outcomes...
  2. pmc Anxiety is associated with diminished exercise performance and quality of life in severe emphysema: a cross-sectional study
    Nicholas D Giardino
    Mental Health Service, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Respir Res 11:29. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine whether there is an association between anxiety and functional measures, quality of life and dyspnea...
  3. doi request reprint Regional variation in health status among chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Respiration 81:9-17. 2011
    ..Little is known about geographic differences in health status among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  4. pmc Functional status and patient satisfaction: a comparison of ischemic heart disease, obstructive lung disease, and diabetes mellitus
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:452-9. 2005
    ..To determine the extent to which chronic illness and disease severity affect patient satisfaction with their primary care provider in general internal medicine clinics...
  5. ncbi request reprint Intraindividual change in SF-36 in ambulatory clinic primary care patients predicted mortality and hospitalizations
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development 152, Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, 1600 South Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:277-83. 2004
    ..We sought to determine whether change in SF-36 scores over time is associated with the risk of adverse outcomes...
  6. pmc Continuity of care and other determinants of patient satisfaction with primary care
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:226-33. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the extent to which continuity of care and other factors are related to patient satisfaction...
  7. ncbi request reprint Using quality of life to predict hospitalization and mortality in patients with obstructive lung diseases
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    Chest 122:429-36. 2002
    ..Condition-specific measures of quality of life (QOL) for patients with COPD have been demonstrated to be highly reliable and valid, but they have not conclusively been shown to predict hospitalization or death...
  8. ncbi request reprint Beta-blockers as single-agent therapy for hypertension and the risk of mortality among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    David H Au
    Health Services Research and Development Northwest Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98108, USA
    Am J Med 117:925-31. 2004
    ..To assess the association between the type of antihypertensive medication and all-cause mortality among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Validation of case-mix measures derived from self-reports of diagnoses and health
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:371-80. 2002
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  10. ncbi request reprint Sex, depression, and risk of hospitalization and mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, 1660 S Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:2345-53. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Physiologic variables and functional status independently predict COPD hospitalizations and emergency department visits in patients with severe COPD
    Vincent S Fan
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    COPD 4:29-39. 2007
    ..08, 1.02-1.14) independently predicted exacerbations (AUC for full model 0.68). Combining physiologic variables, dyspnea, prior exacerbations and co-morbidity may be useful in identifying patients at high risk for COPD exacerbations...
  12. doi request reprint Costs of pulmonary rehabilitation and predictors of adherence in the National Emphysema Treatment Trial
    Vincent S Fan
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Seattle, WA, USA
    COPD 5:105-16. 2008
    ..A better understanding of patient factors such as socioeconomic status, depression, anxiety and transportation issues may improve adherence to pulmonary rehabilitation...
  13. doi request reprint Effects of respiratory and non-respiratory factors on disability among older adults with airway obstruction: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Emily Locke
    1Health Services Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs, Seattle, WA, USA
    COPD 10:588-96. 2013
    ..High rates of disability associated with chronic airway obstruction may be caused by impaired pulmonary function, pulmonary symptoms, other chronic diseases, or systemic inflammation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Risk of mortality and heart failure exacerbations associated with inhaled beta-adrenoceptor agonists among patients with known left ventricular systolic dysfunction
    David H Au
    Health Services Research and Development, Northwest Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Department of Veterans Affairs, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Chest 123:1964-9. 2003
    ..We sought to determine if use of selective beta(2)-agonists was associated with hospitalization for heart failure and all-cause mortality...
  15. doi request reprint Geographic isolation and the risk for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-related mortality: a cohort study
    Thad E Abrams
    Veterans Health Administration Office of Rural Health, Veterans Rural Health Resource Center Central Region, Iowa City Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Iowa City, Iowa 52246 2208, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:80-6. 2011
    ..Little is known about the possible differences in outcomes between patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) who live in rural areas and those who live in urban areas of the United States...
  16. doi request reprint A greater analgesia, sedation, delirium order set quality score is associated with a decreased duration of mechanical ventilation in cardiovascular surgery patients
    Christopher R Dale
    1Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 2Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 3Clinical Outcomes Assessment Program, Foundation for Health Care Quality, Seattle, WA 4Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 5Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    Crit Care Med 41:2610-7. 2013
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  17. pmc Obesity is associated with a lower resting oxygen saturation in the ambulatory elderly: results from the cardiovascular health study
    Vishesh K Kapur
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Respir Care 58:831-7. 2013
    ..The contribution of obesity to hypoxemia has not been reported in a community-based study. Our hypothesis was that increasing obesity would be independently associated with lower SpO2 in an ambulatory elderly population...