S D Pearson

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An outpatient program to treat deep venous thrombosis with low-molecular-weight heparin
    S D Pearson
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Mass, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 2:210-7. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Payer-hospital collaboration to improve patient satisfaction with hospital discharge
    M L Hickey
    Department of Quality Measurement and Improvement, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 22:336-44. 1996
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of an inpatient physician program on quality, utilization, and satisfaction
    A P Halpert
    Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates Division of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Manag Care 6:549-55. 2000
  4. pmc Patients' trust in physicians: many theories, few measures, and little data
    S D Pearson
    Center for Ethics in Managed Care, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:509-13. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Leaving gatekeeping behind--effects of opening access to specialists for adults in a health maintenance organization
    T G Ferris
    Institute for Health Policy, Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Partners Health Care System and Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 345:1312-7. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Patient attitudes toward physician financial incentives
    A G Pereira
    Center for Ethics in Managed Care, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1313-7. 2001
  7. pmc Informal consultations provided to general internists by the gastroenterology department of an HMO
    S D Pearson
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 13:435-8. 1998
  8. pmc Communication problems for patients hospitalized with chest pain
    S R Simon
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 13:836-8. 1998
  9. pmc Depression among high utilizers of medical care
    S D Pearson
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 14:461-8. 1999

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint An outpatient program to treat deep venous thrombosis with low-molecular-weight heparin
    S D Pearson
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Mass, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 2:210-7. 1999
    ..Although recent trials have demonstrated the safety and efficacy of low-molecular-weight (LMW) heparin, clinicians may need help incorporating this drug into routine practice...
  2. ncbi request reprint Payer-hospital collaboration to improve patient satisfaction with hospital discharge
    M L Hickey
    Department of Quality Measurement and Improvement, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 22:336-44. 1996
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Implications of hospitalwide implementation of discharge planning-related services attempted on one unit are being considered...
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of an inpatient physician program on quality, utilization, and satisfaction
    A P Halpert
    Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates Division of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Manag Care 6:549-55. 2000
    ..In the new program, attending physician duties were transferred from the patient's own general internist to another internist serving on a hospital-based rotation...
  4. pmc Patients' trust in physicians: many theories, few measures, and little data
    S D Pearson
    Center for Ethics in Managed Care, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:509-13. 2000
    ..The gaps identified in our knowledge about trust can help target new efforts to strengthen the methodological basis of work to understand this vital element of medical relationships...
  5. ncbi request reprint Leaving gatekeeping behind--effects of opening access to specialists for adults in a health maintenance organization
    T G Ferris
    Institute for Health Policy, Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Partners Health Care System and Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 345:1312-7. 2001
    ..9 percent (P=0.01). CONCLUSIONS: In a capitated, multispecialty group practice, we found little evidence of substantial changes in the use of specialty services by adults in the first 18 months after the elimination of gatekeeping...
  6. ncbi request reprint Patient attitudes toward physician financial incentives
    A G Pereira
    Center for Ethics in Managed Care, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1313-7. 2001
    ..Discomfort was highest with capitation and was more likely among wealthier, well-educated, white patients. With capitation increasing nationally, patients' concerns should be considered in the design of compensation agreements...
  7. pmc Informal consultations provided to general internists by the gastroenterology department of an HMO
    S D Pearson
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 13:435-8. 1998
    ..The role informal consultation plays in the workload of physicians and in the clinical care of populations is an important question for health care system design, policy, and research...
  8. pmc Communication problems for patients hospitalized with chest pain
    S R Simon
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 13:836-8. 1998
    ..New models of inpatient care delivery can maintain patient satisfaction but to do so must focus attention on improving physician-patient communication...
  9. pmc Depression among high utilizers of medical care
    S D Pearson
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 14:461-8. 1999
    ..Patients who had not made visits for nonspecific complaints were at significantly lower risk of depression. Depression among high utilizers was associated with higher resource utilization...