BRUCE E contact LANDON

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Using administrative data to identify naturally occurring networks of physicians
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Med Care 51:715-21. 2013
  2. pmc Analysis Of Medicare Advantage HMOs compared with traditional Medicare shows lower use of many services during 2003-09
    Bruce E Landon
    Harvard Medical School, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:2609-17. 2012
  3. pmc Physicians' views of performance reports: grading the graders
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Isr J Health Policy Res 1:27. 2012
  4. pmc Variation in patient-sharing networks of physicians across the United States
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, School of Medicine, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    JAMA 308:265-73. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Use of quality indicators in patient care: a senior primary care physician trying to take good care of his patients
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 307:956-64. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Incentive formularies and changes in prescription drug spending
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:360-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of a quality improvement collaborative on the outcome of care of patients with HIV infection: the EQHIV study
    Bruce E Landon
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:887-96. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Prospects for rebuilding primary care using the patient-centered medical home
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:827-34. 2010
  9. pmc Can choice of the sample population affect perceived performance: implications for performance assessment
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:104-9. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Physician specialization and the quality of care for human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Bruce E Landon
    Division of General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1133-9. 2005

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Publications79

  1. pmc Using administrative data to identify naturally occurring networks of physicians
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Med Care 51:715-21. 2013
    ..Physicians naturally form networks. Networks could form a rational basis for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) for defined populations of Medicare beneficiaries...
  2. pmc Analysis Of Medicare Advantage HMOs compared with traditional Medicare shows lower use of many services during 2003-09
    Bruce E Landon
    Harvard Medical School, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:2609-17. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that overall, Medicare Advantage HMO enrollees might use fewer services and be experiencing more appropriate use of services than enrollees in traditional Medicare...
  3. pmc Physicians' views of performance reports: grading the graders
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Isr J Health Policy Res 1:27. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Variation in patient-sharing networks of physicians across the United States
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, School of Medicine, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    JAMA 308:265-73. 2012
    ..Physicians are embedded in informal networks that result from their sharing of patients, information, and behaviors...
  5. doi request reprint Use of quality indicators in patient care: a senior primary care physician trying to take good care of his patients
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 307:956-64. 2012
    ..Dr A clearly has the welfare of his patients at heart, and his experience and perspective could help improve his organization's systems of care and identify resources to deliver the best care...
  6. ncbi request reprint Incentive formularies and changes in prescription drug spending
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:360-9. 2007
    ..To examine the impact of incentive formularies on prescription drug spending shifts in formulary compliance, use of generic medications, and mail-order fulfillment in the year after introduction of a new pharmacy benefit strategy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of a quality improvement collaborative on the outcome of care of patients with HIV infection: the EQHIV study
    Bruce E Landon
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:887-96. 2004
    ..Multi-institution collaborative quality improvement programs are a well-established and broadly applicable quality improvement strategy, but there is little systematic assessment their effectiveness...
  8. doi request reprint Prospects for rebuilding primary care using the patient-centered medical home
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:827-34. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Can choice of the sample population affect perceived performance: implications for performance assessment
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:104-9. 2010
    ..There is accelerating interest in measuring and reporting the quality of care delivered by health care providers and organizations, but methods for defining the patient panels for which they are held accountable are not well defined...
  10. ncbi request reprint Physician specialization and the quality of care for human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Bruce E Landon
    Division of General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1133-9. 2005
    ..We sought to assess the relationship between specialty training and expertise and the quality of care delivered to patients with HIV infection...
  11. ncbi request reprint Improving the management of chronic disease at community health centers
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:921-34. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Quality of care in Medicaid managed care and commercial health plans
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 298:1674-81. 2007
    ..In contrast to the commercially insured population, the proportion of Medicaid beneficiaries enrolling in health maintenance organizations continues to increase...
  13. ncbi request reprint Quality monitoring and management in commercial health plans
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02459, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:377-86. 2008
    ..To examine the current state of quality monitoring and management activities of US health plans...
  14. ncbi request reprint Performance measurement in the small office practice: challenges and potential solutions
    Bruce E Landon
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:353-7. 2008
    ..Because a high proportion of U.S. physicians practice in small settings, programs and policies based on physician performance measurement should incorporate features that facilitate the inclusion of these physicians...
  15. ncbi request reprint Quality of care for the treatment of acute medical conditions in US hospitals
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:2511-7. 2006
    ..The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recently began reporting on quality of care for acute myocardial infarction, congestive heart failure, and pneumonia...
  16. doi request reprint Volume-outcome relationships and abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Circulation 122:1290-7. 2010
    ..There is a well-established literature relating procedure volume to outcomes, but incorporating such information into clinical decision making is problematic when there is >1 treatment option for a condition...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comparison of performance of traditional Medicare vs Medicare managed care
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 291:1744-52. 2004
    ..Since 2000, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has been collecting information on beneficiaries' experiences with health care for Medicare managed care (MMC) and traditional fee-for-service (FFS) Medicare...
  18. pmc Specialty training and specialization among physicians who treat HIV/AIDS in the United States
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:12-22. 2002
    ..To assess the association of specialty training and experience in the care of HIV disease with HIV-specific knowledge, referral patterns, and HIV-related education activities...
  19. ncbi request reprint Evolving dissatisfaction among primary care physicians
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:890-901. 2002
    ..To examine trends in career satisfaction among physicians working with managed care plans...
  20. ncbi request reprint Changes in career satisfaction among primary care and specialist physicians, 1997-2001
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 289:442-9. 2003
    ..A number of forces have changed the practice of medicine in the past decade. Evidence suggests that physicians are becoming less satisfied in this environment...
  21. pmc Physician specialization and antiretroviral therapy for HIV
    Bruce E Landon
    Received from the Division of General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center BEL and the Department of Health Care Policy BEL, PDC, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:233-41. 2003
    ..The changing nature of HIV care has important implications for the types of physicians that can best care for patients with HIV infection...
  22. ncbi request reprint Physician clinical performance assessment: prospects and barriers
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 290:1183-9. 2003
    ..Even then, for some uses, physician clinical performance assessment at the individual physician level may be technically impossible to accomplish in a valid and fair way...
  23. ncbi request reprint The evolution of quality management in Medicaid managed care
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:245-54. 2004
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Personal, organizational, and market level influences on physicians' practice patterns: results of a national survey of primary care physicians
    B E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 39:889-905. 2001
    ..Medical decision making, however, remains a complex phenomenon and the most important determinants of physicians' approaches to clinical decision making remain poorly understood...
  25. pmc Trends in physician referrals in the United States, 1999-2009
    Michael L Barnett
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:163-70. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess changes in the annual rate of referrals to other physicians from physician office visits in the United States from 1999 to 2009...
  26. pmc The relationship between physician compensation strategies and the intensity of care delivered to Medicare beneficiaries
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School and the Division of General Medicine, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:1863-82. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between primary care physicians' (PCPs) payment arrangements and the total costs and intensity of care for specific episodes of care for Medicare beneficiaries...
  27. ncbi request reprint Access to specialty care and medical services in community health centers
    Nakela L Cook
    Health Care Policy Department, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1459-68. 2007
    ..Respondents reported that uninsured patients had greater difficulty obtaining access to off-site specialty services, including referrals and diagnostic testing, than did patients with Medicaid, Medicare, or private insurance...
  28. ncbi request reprint Voluntary physician switching by human immunodeficiency virus-infected individuals: a national study of patient, physician, and organizational factors
    Hector P Rodriguez
    Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 45:189-98. 2007
    ..We sought to assess which patient, physician, and organizational factors are related to voluntary physician switching among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint The evolution of quality management in state Medicaid agencies: a national survey of states with comprehensive managed care programs
    Bruce E Landon
    Harvard Medical School, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 28:72-82. 2002
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  30. ncbi request reprint Emergency department use and subsequent hospitalizations among members of a high-deductible health plan
    J Frank Wharam
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    JAMA 297:1093-102. 2007
    ..High-deductible health plans have been promoted as a means of reducing overutilization but could also be related to worse outcomes if patients defer necessary care...
  31. pmc Analyzing multiple informant data from an evaluation of the health disparities collaboratives
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115 5899, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:146-64. 2007
    ..To use multivariate regression methods to analyze simultaneously data obtained from multiple respondents or data sources (informants) at health centers...
  32. pmc Measuring the quality of diabetes care using administrative data: is there bias?
    Nancy L Keating
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:1529-45. 2003
    ..We assessed whether measuring processes of diabetes care using administrative data without medical record data is likely to underdetect compliance with accepted standards for certain groups of patients...
  33. ncbi request reprint A national study of the relationship of care site HIV specialization to early adoption of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Ira B Wilson
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 43:12-20. 2005
    ..Little is known about characteristics of organizations that predict early adoption of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) for persons with HIV infection...
  34. ncbi request reprint Predictors and consequences of negative physician attitudes toward HIV-infected injection drug users
    Lin Ding
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:618-23. 2005
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  35. pmc Characteristics of medical practices in three developed managed care markets
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:675-95. 2005
    ..To describe physician practices, ranging from solo and two-physician practices to large medical groups, in three geographically diverse parts of the country with strong managed care presences...
  36. pmc The relationship between patients' perception of care and measures of hospital quality and safety
    Thomas Isaac
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:1024-40. 2010
    ..We used data from the Hospital Quality Alliance to assess technical performance in medical and surgical processes of care and calculated Patient Safety Indicators to measure medical and surgical complication rates...
  37. doi request reprint Emergency department use by the uninsured after health care reform in Massachusetts
    Peter Smulowitz
    Department of Emergency Medicine, WCC2, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Intern Emerg Med 4:501-6. 2009
    ..This study is limited by its analysis of a single large institution and a limited set of diagnoses...
  38. pmc Risk prediction for perioperative mortality of endovascular vs open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms using the Medicare population
    Kristina A Giles
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 50:256-62. 2009
    ..In order to investigate this, we developed a differential predictive model of perioperative mortality after AAA repair...
  39. doi request reprint Private-payer innovation in Massachusetts: the 'alternative quality contract'
    Michael E Chernew
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:51-61. 2011
    ..This arrangement exemplifies the type of experimentation encouraged by the Affordable Care Act. We describe this unique contract and show how it surmounts hurdles previously encountered with other global-payment models...
  40. ncbi request reprint Climbing up the pay-for-performance learning curve: where are the early adopters now?
    Meredith B Rosenthal
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1674-82. 2007
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Engagement of health plans and employers in addressing racial and ethnic disparities in health care
    Meredith B Rosenthal
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 66:219-31. 2009
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  42. ncbi request reprint Employers' use of value-based purchasing strategies
    Meredith B Rosenthal
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    JAMA 298:2281-8. 2007
    ....
  43. pmc A nationwide survey of patient centered medical home demonstration projects
    Asaf Bitton
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115 5899, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:584-92. 2010
    ..The patient centered medical home has received considerable attention as a potential way to improve primary care quality and limit cost growth. Little information exists that systematically compares PCMH pilot projects across the country...
  44. doi request reprint Endovascular vs. open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms in the Medicare population
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:464-74. 2008
    ..Longer-term survival rates, however, were similar for the two procedures. There are currently no long-term, population-based data from the comparison of these strategies...
  45. ncbi request reprint The influence of cost containment strategies and physicians' financial arrangements on patients' trust and satisfaction
    Nancy L Keating
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, MA, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:92-104. 2007
    ..These results suggest that physicians may have managed potential conflicts to avoid compromising the patient-physician relationship...
  46. ncbi request reprint Quality oversight in medicaid primary care case management programs
    Eric C Schneider
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:235-42. 2004
    ..Reporting states tended to emphasize utilization results over quality-measure results. Despite growing enrollment, PCCM programs appear less likely to use the quality-oversight strategies employed by Medicaid health plans...
  47. pmc Practice, clinical management, and financial arrangements of practicing generalists
    Nancy L Keating
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:410-8. 2004
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  48. ncbi request reprint Quality of HIV care provided by nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and physicians
    Ira B Wilson
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Ann Intern Med 143:729-36. 2005
    ..Nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) are primary care providers for patients with HIV in some clinics, but little is known about the quality of care that they provide...
  49. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in quality of HIV care in Ryan White CARE Act-funded clinics
    Lisa R Hirschhorn
    Harvard Medical School Division of AIDS, The Landmark Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Womens Health Issues 16:104-12. 2006
    ..We examined differences in care received by HIV-infected women and men in a national sample of Ryan White CARE Act-funded clinics and explored the influence of clinic characteristics on care quality...
  50. ncbi request reprint Physicians' views of formularies: implications for Medicare drug benefit design
    Bruce E Landon
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:218-26. 2004
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Pay for performance in commercial HMOs
    Meredith B Rosenthal
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:1895-902. 2006
    ..Although many claims have been made for the effectiveness of this approach, the extent of its national penetration remains unknown...
  52. ncbi request reprint The influence of physicians' practice management strategies and financial arrangements on quality of care among patients with diabetes
    Nancy L Keating
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Med Care 42:829-39. 2004
    ..Health care organizations use many strategies to influence physician behavior and the care delivered, but the effect of such strategies on quality is not known...
  53. pmc Use of cholesterol-lowering therapy and related beliefs among middle-aged adults after myocardial infarction
    John Z Ayanian
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:95-102. 2002
    ..To assess use of cholesterol-lowering therapy and related beliefs among middle-aged adults after myocardial infarction...
  54. ncbi request reprint The quality of chronic disease care in U.S. community health centers
    LeRoi S Hicks
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1712-23. 2006
    ..Although the quality of chronic disease care in CHCs compares favorably with that of care received in other settings, gaps in quality were observed for the uninsured...
  55. ncbi request reprint The impact of a quality improvement program on systems, processes, and structures in medical clinics
    D Keith McInnes
    Department of Health Care Policy, Division of General Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Med Care 45:463-71. 2007
    ..We sought to assess whether participation in a quality-improvement collaborative changed care processes, systems, and organization of outpatient human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) clinics...
  56. ncbi request reprint A comparison of outcomes resulting from generalist vs specialist care for a single discrete medical condition: a systematic review and methodologic critique
    Gerald W Smetana
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:10-20. 2007
    ..Studies of clinical outcomes for generalist vs specialist care for diagnoses within a specialist's narrow domain have tended to favor specialty care...
  57. pmc Correlations among measures of quality in HIV care in the United States: cross sectional study
    Ira B Wilson
    Department of Medicine, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Care Policy, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    BMJ 335:1085. 2007
    ..To determine whether a selected set of indicators can represent a single overall quality construct...
  58. ncbi request reprint Commentary on "Penetrating the 'black box': financial incentives for enhancing the quality of physician services," by Douglas A. Conrad and Jon B. Christianson
    Bruce E Landon
    Harvard Medical School, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 61:69S-75S. 2004
  59. ncbi request reprint Leaving medicine: the consequences of physician dissatisfaction
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Med Care 44:234-42. 2006
    ..Anecdotal reports suggest that, in response, some physicians are leaving the practice of medicine or retiring earlier than they otherwise would have...
  60. ncbi request reprint Is pay-for-performance moving north? P4P prospects in the Canadian healthcare system
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, USA
    Healthc Pap 6:28-33; discussion 72-4. 2006
    ..Consequently, Canada has the opportunity to contribute greatly to our knowledge base by implementing P4P in a phased-in manner that would provide the opening for both experimentation and evaluation...
  61. ncbi request reprint Cancer screening before and after switching to a high-deductible health plan
    J Frank Wharam
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:647-55. 2008
    ..Health plans with high deductibles could lead patients to avoid preventive care, such as cancer screening...
  62. pmc Perspectives of non-Hispanic Black and Latino patients in Boston's urban community health centers on their experiences with diabetes and hypertension
    Beverley E Russell
    The Center for Community Health Education Research and Service CCHERS, 716 Columbus Ave, Suite 398, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:504-9. 2010
    ..S. A better understanding of the health beliefs and experiences of non-Hispanic Blacks and Latinos with these diseases could help to improve their care outcomes...
  63. ncbi request reprint The relationship between medical practice characteristics and quality of care for cardiovascular disease
    Bruce E Landon
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 65:167-86. 2008
    ....
  64. doi request reprint Impact of health disparities collaboratives on racial/ethnic and insurance disparities in US community health centers
    LeRoi S Hicks
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:279-86. 2010
    ..The Health Resources and Services Administration Health Disparities Collaboratives (HDCs) were developed to improve care for chronic medical conditions in community health centers (CHCs)...
  65. ncbi request reprint STUDENTJAMA. Career satisfaction among physicians
    Bruce E Landon
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    JAMA 291:634. 2004
  66. ncbi request reprint The future of health services research in academic medicine
    Roberto B Vargas
    Department of Health Care Policy Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Med 116:503-7. 2004
  67. ncbi request reprint Beneficiary reported experience and voluntary disenrollment in Medicare managed care
    Terry R Lied
    Health Care Financ Rev 25:55-66. 2003
    ..The results demonstrate that voluntary disenrollment rates are strongly related to direct measures of patient experiences with care and are an important complement to other measures of health plan performance...
  68. pmc Disparities in HIV treatment and physician attitudes about delaying protease inhibitors for nonadherent patients
    Mitchell D Wong
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1736, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:366-74. 2004
    ..Current HIV treatment guidelines recommend delaying antiretroviral therapy for nonadherent patients, which some fear may disproportionately affect certain populations and contribute to disparities in care...
  69. ncbi request reprint Variation in patient-reported quality among health care organizations
    Loel S Solomon
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:85-100. 2002
    ..There was significant variation among RSOs, groups and sites, with practice sites explaining the greatest share of variation for most measures...
  70. ncbi request reprint What do certification examinations tell us about quality?
    Bruce E Landon
    Arch Intern Med 168:1365-7. 2008
  71. ncbi request reprint Clinician gender is more important than gender concordance in quality of HIV care
    Mary Sue Beran
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Gend Med 4:72-84. 2007
    ..Less is known about how physician gender and gender concordance affect care for chronic illnesses, including HIV...
  72. ncbi request reprint Congestive heart failure disease management in Medicare-managed care
    Ateev Mehrotra
    RAND Health, The Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am Heart J 154:1153-9. 2007
    ..Our study was designed to describe the use, structure, and content of these programs...
  73. pmc Effects of compensation methods and physician group structure on physicians' perceived incentives to alter services to patients
    James D Reschovsky
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 600 Maryland Ave, SW Suite 550, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:1200-20. 2006
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  74. doi request reprint Medical clinic characteristics and access to behavioral health services for persons with HIV
    Michael E Ohl
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:400-7. 2008
    ..Many persons with HIV do not receive needed behavioral health services. This study examined the impact of medical clinic characteristics on access to mental health and substance abuse care for persons with HIV...
  75. doi request reprint Inside the health disparities collaboratives: a detailed exploration of quality improvement at community health centers
    Ellie Grossman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Med Care 46:489-96. 2008
    ....
  76. pmc The reliability of survey assessments of characteristics of medical clinics
    Peter V Marsden
    Department of Sociology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:265-83. 2006
    ..To assess the reliability of survey measures of organizational characteristics based on reports of single and multiple informants...
  77. pmc Does racial concordance between HIV-positive patients and their physicians affect the time to receipt of protease inhibitors?
    William D King
    UCLA Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, School of Public Health, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1736, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:1146-53. 2004
    ..Why racial disparities in antiretroviral use exist is not completely understood. We examined whether racial concordance (patients and providers having the same race) affects the time of receipt of protease inhibitors...
  78. doi request reprint The effect of care team composition on the quality of HIV care
    Hector P Rodriguez
    University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 65:88-113. 2008
    ..These findings indicate both advantages and disadvantages to having multiple clinicians. More effort should be devoted to facilitating coordination when multiple clinicians provide care...
  79. ncbi request reprint Relationship of diabetes-specific knowledge to self-management activities, ambulatory preventive care, and metabolic outcomes
    Stephen D Persell
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Prev Med 39:746-52. 2004
    ..We sought to determine the relationship of patients' diabetes-specific knowledge with self-management behaviors, use of ambulatory preventive care, and metabolic outcomes...

Research Grants11

  1. Financial Incentives and Variations in the Care of Medicare Beneficiaries
    Bruce E Landon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Because patients will be clustered within physicians and physicians clustered within markets, we will use hierarchical analytic methods. ..
  2. Financial Incentives and Variations in the Care of Medicare Beneficiaries
    Bruce Landon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Because patients will be clustered within physicians and physicians clustered within markets, we will use hierarchical analytic methods. ..
  3. Incentive Formularies and the Costs and Quality of Care
    Bruce Landon; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  4. MD Group Characteristics and Quality of Care for CHD
    Bruce Landon; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  5. Long Term Outcomes of Open Versus Endovascular AAA Repair
    BRUCE E contact LANDON; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..In 1999, a less invasive endovascular technique was introduced as an alternative to open surgical repair. In this study, we will evaluate the long term comparative effectiveness of open versus endovascular AAA repair. ..