Kazim Sheikh

Summary

Affiliation: Food and Drug Administration
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adherence to guidelines for and disparities in diabetes care utilization in Medicaid children
    Kazim Sheikh
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 21:349-58. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of comorbid and fatal coexistent conditions on sex and race differences in vascular surgical mortality
    Kazim Sheikh
    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, U S Department of Health and Human Services, 601 East 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 21:496-504. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Is there a sex or race difference in 30-day mortality after interruption of vena cava in a Medicare population?
    Kazim Sheikh
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 601 E 12th St, Rm 235, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:677-682. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of measurement on sex difference in stroke mortality
    Kazim Sheikh
    US Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Stroke 38:1085-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of quality improvement interventions for reducing adverse outcomes of carotid endarterectomy
    Kazim Sheikh
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Kansas City, Missouri 64106, USA
    Med Care 42:690-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Variation and changes in state-specific carotid endarterectomy and 30-day mortality rates, United States, 1991-2000
    Kazim Sheikh
    Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services, US Department of Health and Human Services, 601 E 12th Street, Rm 235, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:779-84. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Reliability of provider volume and outcome associations for healthcare policy
    Kazim Sheikh
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 601 East 12th Street, Room 235, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Med Care 41:1111-7. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in carotid endarterectomy utilization and 30-day postoperative mortality
    Kazim Sheikh
    US Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Neurology 60:471-6. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Rise and fall of radical prostatectomy rates from 1989 to 1996
    Kazim Sheikh
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, Kansas City, Missouri 64106, USA
    Urology 59:378-82. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of interventions for reducing the frequency of radical prostatectomy procedures in the elderly: an evaluation
    Kazim Sheikh
    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, US Department of Health and Human Services, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Am J Med Qual 18:97-103. 2003

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Adherence to guidelines for and disparities in diabetes care utilization in Medicaid children
    Kazim Sheikh
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 21:349-58. 2008
    ..In some subpopulations, there were age, sex, and race disparities in ambulatory care utilization. Adherence to diabetes care guidelines was associated with lower risk of re-hospitalization...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of comorbid and fatal coexistent conditions on sex and race differences in vascular surgical mortality
    Kazim Sheikh
    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, U S Department of Health and Human Services, 601 East 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 21:496-504. 2007
    ..Adjustment for comorbid conditions slightly affected sex differences in mortality following CABG and all non-CABG procedures combined, but adjustment for FCC reduced these differences to insignificant levels...
  3. doi request reprint Is there a sex or race difference in 30-day mortality after interruption of vena cava in a Medicare population?
    Kazim Sheikh
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 601 E 12th St, Rm 235, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:677-682. 2008
    ..Sex and rare differences in short-term mortality following interruption of vena cava are not known. The objective of this study was to determine such differences...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of measurement on sex difference in stroke mortality
    Kazim Sheikh
    US Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Stroke 38:1085-7. 2007
    ..The 3 measures differed with respect to sex difference in stroke mortality. How stroke is defined and how mortality is measured does affect sex difference...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of quality improvement interventions for reducing adverse outcomes of carotid endarterectomy
    Kazim Sheikh
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Kansas City, Missouri 64106, USA
    Med Care 42:690-9. 2004
    ..Clinical and health services interventions should be evaluated for their effectiveness...
  6. ncbi request reprint Variation and changes in state-specific carotid endarterectomy and 30-day mortality rates, United States, 1991-2000
    Kazim Sheikh
    Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services, US Department of Health and Human Services, 601 E 12th Street, Rm 235, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:779-84. 2003
    ..Cross-sectional variations and changes over time in such measures may be indicative of improvement in the quality of care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Reliability of provider volume and outcome associations for healthcare policy
    Kazim Sheikh
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 601 East 12th Street, Room 235, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Med Care 41:1111-7. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in carotid endarterectomy utilization and 30-day postoperative mortality
    Kazim Sheikh
    US Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Neurology 60:471-6. 2003
    ..To study trends, and sex and regional differences in utilization of the carotid endarterectomy (CEA) procedure and 30-day postoperative mortality from 1991 to 1999...
  9. ncbi request reprint Rise and fall of radical prostatectomy rates from 1989 to 1996
    Kazim Sheikh
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, Kansas City, Missouri 64106, USA
    Urology 59:378-82. 2002
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  10. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of interventions for reducing the frequency of radical prostatectomy procedures in the elderly: an evaluation
    Kazim Sheikh
    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, US Department of Health and Human Services, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Am J Med Qual 18:97-103. 2003
    ..These changes in the procedure rates were most likely due to the national decline in the incidence of prostate cancer, not the PRO interventions...
  11. doi request reprint Medicare's approach to patient referral policy
    Kazim Sheikh
    Ann Surg 247:1075-6. 2008
  12. doi request reprint Quality of ambulatory care for diabetes and lower-extremity amputation
    Kazim Sheikh
    Am J Med Qual 23:239-40; author reply 238-9. 2008
  13. ncbi request reprint Investigation of selection bias using inverse probability weighting
    Kazim Sheikh
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:349-50. 2007
  14. ncbi request reprint Response to an article in the April 2005 issue of Medical Care regarding racial/ethnic disparities in medical care for heart disease among Medicare beneficiaries: results of Cromwell et al's study are very likely biased
    Kazim Sheikh
    Med Care 43:1063; author reply 1063-4. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint Re: "Interrater reliability: completing the methods description in medical records review studies"
    Kazim Sheikh
    Am J Epidemiol 162:919; author reply 919-20. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Weighting response to adjust for nonresponse in SIR analysis in cohort studies
    Kazim Sheikh
    Ann Epidemiol 16:501. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint Quality of health care delivered to adults in the United States
    Kazim Sheikh
    N Engl J Med 349:1866-8; author reply 1866-8. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol and carotid stenosis
    Kazim Sheikh
    Stroke 33:321-2. 2002